stormt's Ratings

Public

1. White Light/Black Rain: The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki (2007)

Not Rated | 1 hr 26 min | Documentary, History

Rated on 02 May 2012

Using extensive interviews with survivors and archival footage, an examination reveals the aftermath of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

Director: Steven Okazaki | Stars: Harold Agnew, Shuntaro Hida, Kiyoko Imori, Morris Jeppson

Votes: 1,767

2. Stranded: I've Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains (2007)

Unrated | 2 hr 10 min | Documentary

Rated on 18 Apr 2012

For the first time ever, survivors of the famous 1972 Andes plane crash tell in their own words their harrowing story of survival.

Director: Gonzalo Arijon | Stars: Jose Algorta, Roberto Canessa, Alfredo Delgado, Daniel Fernandez

Votes: 1,204

3. The Sopranos (1999–2007)

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 26 Dec 2007

New Jersey mob boss Tony Soprano deals with personal and professional issues in his home and business life that affect his mental state, leading him to seek professional psychiatric counseling.

Stars: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Votes: 293,304

4. Stewart Lee: If You Prefer a Milder Comedian, Please Ask for One (2010 Video)

1 hr 45 min | Documentary, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jan 2019

After hearing comedian Frankie Boyle say that all comedian over 40 should quit because they're not angry enough any more, 42-year-old Stewart Lee ponders youth, piracy, pears and the hatefulness of the Top Gear presenters.

Director: Tim Kirkby | Stars: Stewart Lee, Nick Pynn

Votes: 512

5. Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)

R | 1 hr 51 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

Rated on 12 Dec 2005

After awakening from a four-year coma, a former assassin wreaks vengeance on the team of assassins who betrayed her.

Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Daryl Hannah, Michael Madsen

Votes: 989,318

6. The Simpsons (1989– )

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

Rated on 07 Dec 2007

The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.

Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Harry Shearer, Julie Kavner

Votes: 360,657

7. Seinfeld (1989–1998)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

Rated on 09 Aug 2009

The continuing misadventures of neurotic New York City stand-up comedian Jerry Seinfeld and his equally neurotic New York City friends.

Stars: Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards, Jason Alexander

Votes: 250,817

8. Standing in the Shadows of Motown (2002)

PG | 1 hr 48 min | Documentary, Music

Rated on 08 Dec 2005

Documentary about the Funk Brothers, a group of Detroit musicians who backed up dozens of Motown artists.

Director: Paul Justman | Stars: Joe Hunter, Jack Ashford, Uriel Jones, Richard 'Pistol' Allen

Votes: 3,370

9. City of God (2002)

R | 2 hr 10 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 21 Nov 2011

In the slums of Rio, two kids' paths diverge as one struggles to become a photographer and the other a kingpin.

Directors: Fernando Meirelles, Kátia Lund | Stars: Alexandre Rodrigues, Leandro Firmino, Matheus Nachtergaele, Phellipe Haagensen

Votes: 692,785

10. Fawlty Towers (1975–1979)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

Rated on 14 Dec 2010

Hotel owner Basil Fawlty's incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away.

Stars: John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs, Connie Booth

Votes: 83,867

11. Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

R | 1 hr 57 min | Biography, Drama

Rated on 11 Sep 2014

In 1985 Dallas, electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof works around the system to help AIDS patients get the medication they need after he is diagnosed with the disease.

Director: Jean-Marc Vallée | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Jared Leto, Steve Zahn

Votes: 435,721

12. The Lives of Others (2006)

R | 2 hr 17 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Rated on 04 Jan 2007

In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives.

Director: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck | Stars: Ulrich Mühe, Martina Gedeck, Sebastian Koch, Ulrich Tukur

Votes: 354,447

13. Magnolia (1999)

R | 3 hr 8 min | Drama

Rated on 19 Aug 2003

An epic mosaic of interrelated characters in search of love, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley.

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Tom Cruise, Jason Robards, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Votes: 287,227

14. Louis C.K.: Shameless (2007 TV Special)

TV-MA | 56 min | Comedy

Rated on 26 Dec 2012

Comedy and television star Louis C.K. returns to HBO for an hour of no-holds-barred, adults-only stand-up comedy! Taped before a live audience at the Henry Fonda Theater in Los Angeles, the... See full summary »

Director: Steven J. Santos | Star: Louis C.K.

Votes: 8,004

15. Pulp Fiction (1994)

R | 2 hr 34 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 18 Apr 2005

The lives of two mob hitmen, a boxer, a gangster and his wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption.

Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson, Bruce Willis

Votes: 1,803,813

16. Band of Brothers (2001)

TV-MA | 9 hr 54 min | Action, Drama, History

Rated on 09 Aug 2009

The story of Easy Company of the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division, and their mission in World War II Europe, from Operation Overlord, through V-J Day.

Stars: Scott Grimes, Damian Lewis, Ron Livingston, Shane Taylor

Votes: 368,266

17. Gosford Park (2001)

R | 2 hr 11 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 16 Oct 2006

The lives of upstairs guests and downstairs servants at a party in 1932 in a country house in England as they investigate a murder involving one of them.

Director: Robert Altman | Stars: Maggie Smith, Ryan Phillippe, Michael Gambon, Kristin Scott Thomas

Votes: 79,781

18. The Last Waltz (1978)

PG | 1 hr 57 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

Rated on 29 Mar 2005

A film account and presentation of the final concert of The Band.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robbie Robertson, Muddy Waters, Neil Young, Van Morrison

Votes: 16,085

19. Aliens (1986)

R | 2 hr 17 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Rated on 21 May 2003

Fifty-seven years after surviving an apocalyptic attack aboard her space vessel by merciless space creatures, Officer Ripley awakens from hyper-sleep and tries to warn anyone who will listen about the predators.

Director: James Cameron | Stars: Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Carrie Henn, Paul Reiser

Votes: 646,779

20. No Country for Old Men (2007)

R | 2 hr 2 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 09 Oct 2017

Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande.

Directors: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin, Woody Harrelson

Votes: 844,455

21. Fargo (2014– )

TV-MA | 53 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 06 Apr 2015

Various chronicles of deception, intrigue and murder in and around frozen Minnesota. Yet all of these tales mysteriously lead back one way or another to Fargo, North Dakota.

Stars: Billy Bob Thornton, Martin Freeman, Allison Tolman, Colin Hanks

Votes: 318,278

22. Breaking the Waves (1996)

R | 2 hr 39 min | Drama

Rated on 19 Aug 2003

Oilman Jan is paralyzed in an accident. His wife, who prayed for his return, feels guilty; even more, when Jan urges her to have sex with another.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgård, Katrin Cartlidge, Jean-Marc Barr

Votes: 61,801

23. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

PG | 1 hr 35 min | Comedy

Rated on 12 Nov 2004

An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a War Room full of politicians and generals frantically tries to stop.

Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 446,053

24. Paris, Texas (1984)

R | 2 hr 25 min | Drama

Rated on 04 Apr 2006

Travis Henderson, an aimless drifter who has been missing for four years, wanders out of the desert and must reconnect with society, himself, his life, and his family.

Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski, Dean Stockwell, Aurore Clément

Votes: 88,906

25. This American Life (2007–2009)
Episode: John Smith (2008)

TV-MA | 51 min | Documentary

Rated on 10 Mar 2012

The true life stories of several Americans with the name John Smith, from an 11-week-old boy whose parents expected a girl, to a 46-year-old Texan, welcoming his son home from Iraq.

Directors: Christopher Wilcha, Adam Beckman | Star: Ira Glass

Votes: 35

26. The Birds (1963)

PG-13 | 1 hr 59 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

Rated on 21 Nov 2005

A wealthy San Francisco socialite pursues a potential boyfriend to a small Northern California town that slowly takes a turn for the bizarre when birds of all kinds suddenly begin to attack people.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Rod Taylor, Tippi Hedren, Jessica Tandy, Suzanne Pleshette

Votes: 169,883

27. Black Mirror (2011– )

TV-MA | 1 hr | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Rated on 26 Sep 2017

An anthology series exploring a twisted, high-tech multiverse where humanity's greatest innovations and darkest instincts collide.

Stars: Daniel Lapaine, Hannah John-Kamen, Michaela Coel, Beatrice Robertson-Jones

Votes: 429,400

28. Louis C.K.: Hilarious (2010 TV Special)

Not Rated | 1 hr 22 min | Comedy

Rated on 27 Dec 2012

In this unique and dynamic live concert experience, Louis C.K.'s exploration of life after 40 destroys politically correct images of modern life with thoughts we have all had...but would rarely admit to.

Director: Louis C.K. | Star: Louis C.K.

Votes: 10,833

29. Eddie Murphy: Raw (1987)

R | 1 hr 33 min | Documentary, Comedy

Rated on 28 Feb 2011

Eddie Murphy in a stand-up performance recorded live. For an hour and a half he talks about his favourite subjects: sex and women.

Director: Robert Townsend | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Tatyana Ali, Billie Allen, Clebert Ford

Votes: 18,207

30. Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)

PG-13 | 1 hr 44 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 05 Mar 2006

An ophthalmologist's mistress threatens to reveal their affair to his wife while a married documentary filmmaker is infatuated with another woman.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Martin Landau, Woody Allen, Bill Bernstein, Claire Bloom

Votes: 54,167

31. I Am Alive (1999)

40 min | Documentary, Short

Rated on 26 Sep 2005

Portrait of the Danish poet Søren Ulrik Thomsen.

Director: Jørgen Leth | Star: Søren Ulrik Thomsen

Votes: 65

32. Matador (1978–1982)

1 hr 7 min | Drama

Rated on 25 Oct 2011

A man comes to Korsbæk, Denmark, in 1929, opens a women's clothing store in competition with an established one - bringing him up against the conservative establishment including the bank manager. We follow the families until after WWII.

Stars: Jørgen Buckhøj, Buster Larsen, Ghita Nørby, Malene Schwartz

Votes: 3,997

33. Waltz with Bashir (2008)

R | 1 hr 30 min | Documentary, Animation, Biography

Rated on 10 Apr 2009

An Israeli film director interviews fellow veterans of the 1982 invasion of Lebanon to reconstruct his own memories of his term of service in that conflict.

Director: Ari Folman | Stars: Ari Folman, Ron Ben-Yishai, Ronny Dayag, Ori Sivan

Votes: 54,744

34. Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner (2001)

R | 2 hr 52 min | Drama

Rated on 25 Mar 2004

The telling of an Inuit legend of an evil spirit causing strife in the community and one warrior's endurance and battle of its menace.

Director: Zacharias Kunuk | Stars: Natar Ungalaaq, Sylvia Ivalu, Peter-Henry Arnatsiaq, Lucy Tulugarjuk

Votes: 6,263

35. Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969–1974)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

Rated on 14 Dec 2010

The original surreal sketch comedy showcase for the Monty Python troupe.

Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

Votes: 66,519

36. All About My Mother (1999)

R | 1 hr 41 min | Drama

Rated on 17 Oct 2005

Young Esteban wants to become a writer and also to discover the identity of his second mother, a trans woman, carefully concealed by his mother Manuela.

Director: Pedro Almodóvar | Stars: Cecilia Roth, Marisa Paredes, Candela Peña, Antonia San Juan

Votes: 88,238

37. Paradise Now (2005)

PG-13 | 1 hr 31 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 02 Sep 2010

Two childhood friends are recruited for a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv.

Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Kais Nashif, Ali Suliman, Lubna Azabal, Hamza Abu-Aiaash

Votes: 22,264

38. American Experience (1988– )
Episode: Jonestown: The Life and Death of the Peoples Temple (2007)

TV-PG | 1 hr 30 min | Documentary, Biography, History

Rated on 18 Jun 2007

Todays theme is Jonestown: The Life and Death of the Peoples Temple.

Director: Stanley Nelson | Stars: Stanley Clayton, Hue Fortson Jr., Vernon Gosney, Neva Sly Hargrave

Votes: 83

39. The Handmaiden (2016)

Not Rated | 2 hr 25 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

Rated on 13 Apr 2018

A woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress, but secretly she is involved in a plot to defraud her.

Director: Chan-wook Park | Stars: Min-hee Kim, Jung-woo Ha, Jin-woong Cho, Moon So-Ri

Votes: 109,242

40. Y Tu Mamá También (2001)

R | 1 hr 46 min | Drama

Rated on 09 Aug 2009

In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.

Director: Alfonso Cuarón | Stars: Maribel Verdú, Gael García Bernal, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Ana López Mercado

Votes: 114,866

41. Smoke (1995)

R | 1 hr 52 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 06 Aug 2004

A Brooklyn smoke shop is the center of neighborhood activity, and the stories of its customers.

Director: Wayne Wang | Stars: Harvey Keitel, William Hurt, Giancarlo Esposito, José Zúñiga

Votes: 32,870

42. The Pianist (2002)

R | 2 hr 30 min | Biography, Drama, Music

Rated on 28 Dec 2006

A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II.

Director: Roman Polanski | Stars: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Emilia Fox

Votes: 719,111

43. Raging Bull (1980)

R | 2 hr 9 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

Rated on 05 Feb 2002

The life of boxer Jake LaMotta, whose violence and temper that led him to the top in the ring destroyed his life outside of it.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Cathy Moriarty, Joe Pesci, Frank Vincent

Votes: 318,215

44. Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring (2003)

R | 1 hr 43 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 08 Dec 2005

A boy is raised by a Buddhist monk in an isolated floating temple where the years pass like the seasons.

Director: Ki-duk Kim | Stars: Ki-duk Kim, Yeong-su Oh, Jong-ho Kim, Kim Young-Min

Votes: 76,439

45. Best in Show (2000)

PG-13 | 1 hr 30 min | Comedy

Rated on 16 Aug 2016

A "behind the scenes" look into the highly competitive and cut-throat world of dog-shows through the eyes of a group of ruthless dog owners.

Director: Christopher Guest | Stars: Fred Willard, Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Jennifer Coolidge

Votes: 55,299

46. The Devil and Daniel Johnston (2005)

PG-13 | 1 hr 50 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

Rated on 27 Jan 2009

Daniel Johnston, manic-depressive genius singer/songwriter/artist is revealed in this portrait of madness, creativity and love.

Director: Jeff Feuerzeig | Stars: Daniel Johnston, Mabel Johnston, Bill Johnston, Laurie Allen

Votes: 9,264

47. How to Die in Oregon (2011)

Not Rated | 1 hr 47 min | Documentary, Drama, Family