Title Matching "The American" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The Americans (2013–2018)

TV-MA | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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At the height of the Cold War two Russian agents pose as your average American couple, complete with family.

Stars: Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys, Keidrich Sellati, Holly Taylor

Votes: 74,657

2. The American President (1995)

PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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67 Metascore

A widowed U.S. President running for reelection and an environmental lobbyist fall in love. It's all above-board, but "politics is perception," and sparks fly anyway.

Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Michael Douglas, Annette Bening, Martin Sheen, Michael J. Fox

Votes: 48,796 | Gross: $65.00M

3. The Secret Life of the American Teenager (2008–2013)

TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

4.9
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15 year old Amy ends up pregnant after one night at band camp, throwing her whole life upside down. It doesn't help that she's now going to school with that guy.

Stars: Shailene Woodley, Molly Ringwald, India Eisley, Mark Derwin

Votes: 18,733

4. The American (2010)

R | 105 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.3
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61 Metascore

An assassin hides out in Italy for one last assignment.

Director: Anton Corbijn | Stars: George Clooney, Paolo Bonacelli, Violante Placido, Irina Björklund

Votes: 87,649 | Gross: $35.61M

5. Inside Look: The Assassination of Gianni Versace - American Crime Story (2017–2018)

TV-MA | 3 min | Documentary, Short

7.7
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An inside look at the making of American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace.

Stars: Darren Criss, Ricky Martin, Penélope Cruz, Edgar Ramírez

Votes: 5,250

6. Inside Look: The People v. O.J. Simpson - American Crime Story (2016)

TV-14 | 5 min | Documentary, Short

8.4
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Inside the series of the same name.

Stars: Sarah Paulson, Brad Simpson, Sterling K. Brown, Nina Jacobson

Votes: 20,220

7. American Pie Presents: The Naked Mile (2006 Video)

R | 97 min | Comedy

5.1
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When Erik Stifler gets a free pass to do whatever he wants from his girlfriend, he and his two best friends head to see his cousin Dwight for the Naked Mile and a weekend they will never forget.

Director: Joe Nussbaum | Stars: John White, Eugene Levy, Maria Ricossa, Christopher McDonald

Votes: 61,667

8. The Greatest American Hero (1981–1983)

TV-14 | 60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.3
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A teacher is asked to be a superhero using a special alien suit with powers he can barely understand or control.

Stars: William Katt, Connie Sellecca, Robert Culp, Michael Paré

Votes: 4,103

9. American Pie Presents: The Book of Love (2009 Video)

R | 93 min | Comedy

4.8
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Ten years after the first American Pie movie, three new hapless virgins discover the Bible hidden in the school library at East Great Falls High.

Director: John Putch | Stars: Bug Hall, Kevin M. Horton, Brandon Hardesty, Eugene Levy

Votes: 40,989

10. The Last American Virgin (1982)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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43 Metascore

The friendship of a group of young friends struggling with teen sex, drugs, and work is jeopardized by a romantic interest which may turn pals into bitter rivals.

Director: Boaz Davidson | Stars: Lawrence Monoson, Diane Franklin, Steve Antin, Joe Rubbo

Votes: 7,301 | Gross: $5.83M

11. The Fall of the American Empire (2018)

R | 127 min | Comedy, Crime

7.1
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55 Metascore

A shy and insecure delivery truck driver accidentally arrives on the scene of a major crime and happens to pick up two bags of cash and hide them in his truck. As if an interrogation of two... See full summary »

Director: Denys Arcand | Stars: Maxim Roy, Maripier Morin, Éric Bruneau, Rémy Girard

Votes: 1,217 | Gross: $2.18M

12. The Quiet American (2002)

R | 101 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

7.0
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84 Metascore

An old British reporter vies with a young U.S. doctor for the affections of a beautiful Vietnamese woman.

Director: Phillip Noyce | Stars: Michael Caine, Brendan Fraser, Thi Hai Yen Do, Rade Serbedzija

Votes: 26,276 | Gross: $12.99M

13. American Idol (2002– )

TV-PG | 42 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

4.1
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Twelve American finalists (six men and six women) compete in a singing contest.

Stars: Ryan Seacrest, Mark Thompson, Randy Jackson, Simon Cowell

Votes: 20,557

14. The American Friend (1977)

Not Rated | 125 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.

Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Dennis Hopper, Bruno Ganz, Lisa Kreuzer, Gérard Blain

Votes: 12,183

15. The Last Days of American Crime

Action, Adventure, Crime | Post-production

In the not-too-distant future, as a final response to terrorism and crime, the U.S. government plans to broadcast a signal making it impossible for anyone to knowingly commit unlawful acts.

Director: Olivier Megaton | Stars: Michael Pitt, Edgar Ramírez, Sharlto Copley, Anna Brewster

16. The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992)

240 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.5
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The Jacksons are your average working-class family in Gary, Indiana; but when their father discovers the kids have an extraordinary musical talent they form a band. Winning talent show ... See full summary »

Stars: Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs, Angela Bassett, Holly Robinson Peete, Margaret Avery

Votes: 2,915

17. American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story (2017– )

TV-MA | 42 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

7.5
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The Amazon Original Series draws from unprecedented access to more than 17,000 hours of footage and over 2,600 scrapbooks from Hefner's personal archives, chronicling the life of an American icon and the history of the brand he created.

Stars: Matt Whelan, Emmett Skilton, Adam Jonas Segaller, Chelsie Preston Crayford

Votes: 1,374

18. The Myth of the American Sleepover (2010)

Not Rated | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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67 Metascore

Four young people navigate the suburban wonderland of metro-Detroit looking for love and adventure on the last weekend of summer.

Director: David Robert Mitchell | Stars: Claire Sloma, Marlon Morton, Amanda Bauer, Brett Jacobsen

Votes: 3,565 | Gross: $0.04M

19. The American Meme (2018)

98 min | Documentary

7.1
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60 Metascore

THE AMERICAN MEME follows the journeys of four shocking social media disruptors, Paris Hilton (@parishilton), Josh Ostrovsky (@thefatjewish), Brittany Furlan (@brittanyfurlan) and Kirill ... See full summary »

Director: Bert Marcus | Stars: Kirill Bichutsky, Hailey Bieber, Amanda Cerny, Dane Cook

Votes: 8,170

20. The American West (2016– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, History, Western

7.3
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This series will provide unprecedented access to the wilderness, frontier lawlessness, and bloodshed of the 40 years between the end of the American Civil War and after the turn of the 20th... See full summary »

Stars: Mark Lee Gardner, Bert Thomas Morris, David H. Stevens, Will Strongheart

Votes: 1,074

21. American Chopper: The Series (2003– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Reality-TV, Sport

6.0
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Documentary series about the goings-on behind the scenes at Orange County Choppers, a custom motorcycle fabrication company located in Montgomery, New York. The series is also a study of ... See full summary »

Stars: Paul Teutul Sr., Paul Teutul Jr., Michael Teutul, Mike Rowe

Votes: 3,373

22. The Americanization of Emily (1964)

Approved | 115 min | Comedy, Drama, War

7.4
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68 Metascore

An American naval officer's talent for living the good life in wartime is challenged when he falls in love and is sent on a dangerous mission.

Director: Arthur Hiller | Stars: James Garner, Julie Andrews, Melvyn Douglas, James Coburn

Votes: 4,429

23. American Wrestler: The Wizard (2016)

PG-13 | 117 min | Drama, Sport

7.2
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In 1980, a teenage boy escapes the unrest in Iran only to face more hostility in America, due to the hostage crisis. Determined to fit in, he joins the school's floundering wrestling team.

Director: Alex Ranarivelo | Stars: George Kosturos, William Fichtner, Ali Afshar, Lia Marie Johnson

Votes: 1,595

24. The Great American Mud Wrestle (2018)

10 min | Short

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For one-night-only blood was spilled in the mud.

Director: Hunter Ray Barker | Stars: Moises Arias, Turner Barbur, Hunter Ray Barker, Kansas Bowling

25. American Ninja 2: The Confrontation (1987)

R | 90 min | Action, Drama

4.9
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39 Metascore

On a remote Caribbean island, Army Ranger Joe Armstrong investigates the disappearance of several marines, which leads him to The Lion, a super-criminal who has kidnapped a local scientist and mass-produced an army of mutant Ninja warriors.

Director: Sam Firstenberg | Stars: Michael Dudikoff, Steve James, Larry Poindexter, Gary Conway

Votes: 7,453 | Gross: $4.00M

26. American Guinea Pig: The Song of Solomon (2017)

86 min | Horror

5.4
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The Catholic Church is trying to save an innocent soul from the ravages of satanic possession. Wave after wave of holy men are sent to confront the possessed.

Director: Stephen Biro | Stars: Jessica Cameron, Scott Gabbey, Betanya Grant, David E. McMahon

Votes: 179

27. American Ninja 4: The Annihilation (1990)

R | 99 min | Action, Drama

3.9
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The two American Ninjas, Joe Armstrong and Sean Davidson, team up to do battle against a terrorist and his band of Ninjas.

Director: Cedric Sundstrom | Stars: Michael Dudikoff, David Bradley, James Booth, Dwayne Alexandre

Votes: 4,104 | Gross: $0.36M

28. The Last American Hero (1973)

PG | 95 min | Drama, Sport

6.4
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74 Metascore

A young hellraiser quits his moonshine business to try to become the best NASCAR racer the south has ever seen.

Director: Lamont Johnson | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Valerie Perrine, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Ned Beatty

Votes: 1,384

29. The Decline of the American Empire (1986)

R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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60 Metascore

Sexual revelations emerge when a group of academics and their partners spend a weekend at a country retreat.

Director: Denys Arcand | Stars: Dominique Michel, Dorothée Berryman, Louise Portal, Pierre Curzi

Votes: 7,270 | Gross: $1.90M

30. Inside the American Mob (2013– )

TV-14 | Documentary, Biography, Crime

8.2
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Documentary film about the Italian Mafia and their organized crime activities in USA, mainly New York, between the '60's to mid '90's. Well documented with plenty of interviews and original... See full summary »

Stars: Salvatore Polisi, Kenneth Carrella, Thomas Logan Crown, John Farnworth

Votes: 537

31. Requiem for the American Dream (2015)

Not Rated | 73 min | Documentary, Biography, News

8.1
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Renowned academic and author Noam Chomsky elucidates 10 principles of concentration of wealth and power that have led to unprecedented inequality and the hollowing out of the American middle class.

Directors: Peter D. Hutchison, Kelly Nyks, Jared P. Scott | Star: Noam Chomsky

Votes: 8,039 | Gross: $0.04M

32. The Staircase: An American Murder Mystery (2017–2018)

42 min | Crime

7.5
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Michael Iver Peterson, an American novelist convicted in 2003 of murdering his second wife, Kathleen, sees his life go under the microscope in this award winning true crime series by ... See full summary »

Stars: Diane Dimond, Diane Fanning, Tom Gasparoli, Jim Hardin

Votes: 685

33. The Greatest American Hero (2018 TV Movie)

Comedy

6.4
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An updated version of the classic 1980s TV show, this time with a female protagonist.

Director: Christine Gernon | Stars: Hannah Simone, Dennis Andres, George Wendt, Gia Sandhu

Votes: 8

34. An American Tail: The Treasure of Manhattan Island (1998 Video)

G | 79 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

5.9
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The Fievel mouse discovers the secret world of mice lying deep beneath the city.

Director: Larry Latham | Stars: Thomas Dekker, Dom DeLuise, Pat Musick, Nehemiah Persoff

Votes: 1,480

35. The American Side (2016)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

5.6
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65 Metascore

Following a mysterious suicide at Niagara Falls, a low-rent detective unravels a conspiracy to build a revolutionary invention by enigmatic scientist, Nikola Tesla.

Director: Jenna Ricker | Stars: Greg Stuhr, Don Stuhr, Kelsey Siepser, Grant Shaud

Votes: 2,607

36. The Ugly American (1963)

Approved | 120 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

6.7
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An ambitious scholar becomes the ambassador of Sarkan, a southeast Asian country where civil war is brewing.

Director: George Englund | Stars: Marlon Brando, Eiji Okada, Sandra Church, Pat Hingle

Votes: 1,728

37. The Quiet American (1958)

TV-PG | 120 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

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A young naive American and a cynical older British diplomat disagree over politics in 1952 Vietnam and over a beautiful young native girl.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz | Stars: Audie Murphy, Michael Redgrave, Claude Dauphin, Giorgia Moll

Votes: 1,525

38. An American in Paris: The Musical (2018)

160 min | Musical

8.2
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Jerry Mulligan is an American GI striving to make it as a painter in a city suddenly bursting with hope and possibility. Following a chance encounter with a beautiful young dancer named ... See full summary »

Directors: Christopher Wheeldon, Ross MacGibbon | Stars: Ashley Andrews, Sophie Apollonia, Zoe Arshamian, Jane Asher

Votes: 188

39. The American Connection (2017)

Thriller

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Add a Plot

Director: Jeff Espanol | Stars: Jeff Espanol, David Roy, Robert Miano, Ben Maccabee

Votes: 12

40. The Young Americans (1993)

R | 103 min | Crime, Drama

5.7
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Experienced New York Police Detective John Harris is sent to London to help a local task force investigate a series of gangster killings organized by a new player in town, an American. Harris uses a teen wronged by gangsters to get to him.

Director: Danny Cannon | Stars: Harvey Keitel, Iain Glen, John Wood, Terence Rigby

Votes: 2,323

41. The American Success Company (1980)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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A husband is humiliated at home and at work. He decides he has had enough of it and hires a prostitute to help him get back at his boss, wife and friends and get a lot richer in the process.

Director: William Richert | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Belinda Bauer, Ned Beatty, Steven Keats

Votes: 280

42. The Great American Girl Robbery (1979)

R | 87 min | Adventure, Crime, Sport

4.2
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Cheerleading squads traveling on a bus to a state competition are kidnapped for ransom by former football players.

Director: Jeff Werner | Stars: Kristine DeBell, Jason Williams, Anthony Lewis, Wally Ann Wharton

Votes: 345

43. The American Dreamer (1971)

Not Rated | 81 min | Documentary

6.7
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A documentary about actor/director Dennis Hopper, showing him at his home and studio putting together his film The Last Movie (1971).

Directors: L.M. Kit Carson, Lawrence Schiller | Stars: Dennis Hopper, Princess Lida Amun, L.M. Kit Carson, Lawrence Schiller

Votes: 322

44. The True American

Biography, Drama, History | Pre-production

A Bangladeshi Air Force officer looking to make his way in the United States is shot by an American terrorist out to kill Muslims in the aftermath of September 11th.

Director: Pablo Larraín

45. The Beach Boys: An American Family (2000)

Not Rated | 240 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.2
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This movie re-creates the life stories of the members of the rock group "The Beach Boys". The film focuses primarily on the Wilson brothers and their parents, but also includes stories ... See full summary »

Stars: Frederick Weller, Matt Letscher, Nick Stabile, Ned Vaughn

Votes: 637

46. American Dynasties: The Kennedys (2018– )

60 min | Documentary

7.8
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Explore the Kennedy family's rise to power and how personal relationships within the Kennedy dynasty shaped national and global events from the Cold War to the Wall Street crash.

Stars: Martin Sheen, Barbara Perry, Van Jones, Evan Thomas

Votes: 251

47. An American Girl on the Home Front (2006 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 85 min | Drama, Family, War

6.8
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Molly is a girl living in the year 1944 and WWII has brought many changes to Molly's life. An English girl comes to live with Molly's family to escape the bombings. They slowly become good friends.

Director: Joyce Chopra | Stars: Maya Ritter, David Aaron Baker, Tory Green, Sarah Manninen

Votes: 774

48. An American Tail: The Mystery of the Night Monster (1999 Video)

G | 78 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

6.0
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Fievel and other mice haunt the monster, with the result they want to track him down.

Director: Larry Latham | Stars: Thomas Dekker, Lacey Chabert, Jane Singer, Nehemiah Persoff

Votes: 859

49. The American Way (1986)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.7
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A group of Vietnam vets disturbs television programs from a B-29 airplane. They want to sabotage Mrs Westinghouse's political campaign who is running for the Senate in support of US ... See full summary »

Director: Maurice Phillips | Stars: Dennis Hopper, Michael J. Pollard, Eugene Lipinski, James Aubrey

Votes: 426

50. The American Astronaut (2001)

Not Rated | 91 min | Musical, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.1
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51 Metascore

Samuel Curtis, an interplanetary trader, sets forth through a rustic and remote solar system, unaware that his old friend Professor Hess is trying to kill him.

Director: Cory McAbee | Stars: Cory McAbee, Rocco Sisto, Gregory Russell Cook, Annie Golden

Votes: 2,897 | Gross: $0.04M


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