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1. The Sunset Limited (2011 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 1 hr 31 min | Drama

Rated on 05 Dec 2017

Through a chance encounter, two men of opposing ideologies deliberate spiritual, philosophical, and profound matters in a New York City apartment.

Director: Tommy Lee Jones | Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Tommy Lee Jones

Votes: 26,390

2. The Bridges of Madison County (1995)

PG-13 | 2 hr 15 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 18 Nov 2018

Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson, for four days in the 1960s.

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Meryl Streep, Annie Corley, Victor Slezak

Votes: 66,391

3. Every Brilliant Thing (2016 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 1 hr 2 min | Documentary

Rated on 10 Dec 2018

A son creates a list of things worth living for--all in an attempt to raise the spirits of his chronically depressed mother--in this adaptation of the acclaimed one-character show.

Star: Jonny Donahoe

Votes: 202

4. Dekalog (1989–1990)

TV-MA | 9 hr 32 min | Drama

Rated on 10 Jan 2016

Ten television drama films, each one based on one of the Ten Commandments.

Stars: Artur Barcis, Olgierd Lukaszewicz, Aleksander Bardini, Olaf Lubaszenko

Votes: 18,921

5. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

G | 2 hr 29 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

Rated on 10 Oct 2017

After discovering a mysterious artifact buried beneath the Lunar surface, mankind sets off on a quest to find its origins with help from intelligent supercomputer H.A.L. 9000.

Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester, Daniel Richter

Votes: 550,074

6. Roma (2018)

R | 2 hr 15 min | Drama

Rated on 21 Dec 2018

A year in the life of a middle-class family's maid in Mexico City in the early 1970s.

Director: Alfonso Cuarón | Stars: Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira, Diego Cortina Autrey, Carlos Peralta

Votes: 111,808

7. There Will Be Blood (2007)

R | 2 hr 38 min | Drama

Rated on 28 Oct 2016

A story of family, religion, hatred, oil and madness, focusing on a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano, Ciarán Hinds, Martin Stringer

Votes: 469,077

8. Behind the Sun (2001)

PG-13 | 1 hr 45 min | Drama

Rated on 12 Oct 2016

When ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother, a young man questions the tradition of violence between two rival families.

Director: Walter Salles | Stars: José Dumont, Rodrigo Santoro, Rita Assemany, Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos

Votes: 6,373

9. The Red Violin (1998)

R | 2 hr 10 min | Drama, Music, Mystery

Rated on 10 Oct 2017

A perfect red-colored violin inspires passion, making its way through three centuries over several owners and countries, eventually ending up at an auction where it may find a new owner.

Director: François Girard | Stars: Carlo Cecchi, Jean-Luc Bideau, Christoph Koncz, Jason Flemyng

Votes: 30,203

10. Arrival (II) (2016)

PG-13 | 1 hr 56 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Rated on 15 Jul 2017

A linguist works with the military to communicate with alien lifeforms after twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world.

Director: Denis Villeneuve | Stars: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg

Votes: 525,846

11. Borgen (2010–2013)

TV-14 | 58 min | Drama

Rated on 30 Jul 2018

A political drama about a prime minister's rise to power, and how power changes a prime minister.

Stars: Sidse Babett Knudsen, Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Emil Poulsen, Freja Riemann

Votes: 15,217

12. Happy as Lazzaro (2018)

PG-13 | 2 hr 8 min | Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 18 Jul 2019

An unceasingly kind Italian peasant and his family are blatantly exploited by a tobacco baroness.

Director: Alice Rohrwacher | Stars: Adriano Tardiolo, Agnese Graziani, Alba Rohrwacher, Luca Chikovani

Votes: 8,889

13. Jango (1984)

1 hr 55 min | Documentary, Biography, History

Rated on 04 Jul 2018

The story of João "Jango" Goulart, the Brazilian left-wing president deposed by the military.

Director: Silvio Tendler | Stars: Leonel Brizola, João Goulart, Juscelino Kubitschek, Carlos Lacerda

Votes: 135

14. The Intouchables (2011)

R | 1 hr 52 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 05 Oct 2016

After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caregiver.

Directors: Olivier Nakache, Éric Toledano | Stars: François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny, Audrey Fleurot

Votes: 687,149

15. Estomago: A Gastronomic Story (2007)

1 hr 53 min | Drama

Rated on 12 Oct 2016

In the great restaurant of life, there are those who eat and those who get eaten. Raimundo Nonato finds an alternative way, a life of his own: he cooks in order to survive and find a place ... See full summary »

Director: Marcos Jorge | Stars: João Miguel, Fabiula Nascimento, Babu Santana, Carlo Briani

Votes: 4,666

16. Whiplash (2014)

R | 1 hr 46 min | Drama, Music

Rated on 16 Oct 2016

A promising young drummer enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realize a student's potential.

Director: Damien Chazelle | Stars: Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist, Paul Reiser

Votes: 628,387

17. The Wedding (2004)

1 hr 49 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 24 Jan 2009

A wealthy small-town wiseguy organizes the wedding party for his daughter. As the party begins, unexpected events start to occur and disturb the party for the hosts and guests alike.

Director: Wojciech Smarzowski | Stars: Marian Dziedziel, Tamara Arciuch, Iwona Bielska, Maciej Stuhr

Votes: 3,293

18. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

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

Rated on 08 Sep 2018

A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her teenage son, John Connor, from a more advanced and powerful cyborg.

Director: James Cameron | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong, Robert Patrick

Votes: 919,508

19. Dersu Uzala (1975)

G | 2 hr 22 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Rated on 27 Oct 2017

The Russian army sends an explorer on an expedition to the snowy Siberian wilderness where he makes friends with a seasoned local hunter.

Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Maksim Munzuk, Yuriy Solomin, Mikhail Bychkov, Vladimir Khrulyov

Votes: 21,374

20. Aquarius (I) (2016)

Not Rated | 2 hr 26 min | Drama

Rated on 28 Sep 2017

Clara, a 65 year old widow and retired music critic, was born into a wealthy and traditional family in Recife, Brazil. She is the last resident of the Aquarius, an original two-storey ... See full summary »

Director: Kleber Mendonça Filho | Stars: Sônia Braga, Maeve Jinkings, Irandhir Santos, Humberto Carrão

Votes: 15,474

21. Troubled Water (2008)

Not Rated | 1 hr 55 min | Drama, Music

Rated on 05 Oct 2016

A man convicted in his teens for killing a child is released on parole. He struggles to build a new life, but his past is uncovered.

Director: Erik Poppe | Stars: Pål Sverre Hagen, Trine Dyrholm, Ellen Dorrit Petersen, Fredrik Grøndahl

Votes: 5,447

22. A Separation (2011)

PG-13 | 2 hr 3 min | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 05 Oct 2016

A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer's disease.

Director: Asghar Farhadi | Stars: Payman Maadi, Leila Hatami, Sareh Bayat, Shahab Hosseini

Votes: 200,261

23. Horizon (1964– )
Episode: The Pleasure of Finding Things Out (1981)

50 min | Documentary

Rated on 29 Jul 2018

Theoretical physicist Richard Feynman tells his story.

Director: Christopher Sykes | Star: Richard Feynman

Votes: 120

24. Samsara (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 1 hr 42 min | Documentary, Music

Rated on 15 Oct 2018

Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.

Director: Ron Fricke | Stars: Balinese Tari Legong Dancers, Ni Made Megahadi Pratiwi, Puti Sri Candra Dewi, Putu Dinda Pratika

Votes: 30,113

25. The Hunt (2012)

R | 1 hr 55 min | Drama

Rated on 05 Oct 2016

A teacher lives a lonely life, all the while struggling over his son's custody. His life slowly gets better as he finds love and receives good news from his son, but his new luck is about to be brutally shattered by an innocent little lie.

Director: Thomas Vinterberg | Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Annika Wedderkopp, Lasse Fogelstrøm

Votes: 246,324

26. The Butler (2018)

2 hr 30 min | Drama, History, Romance

Rated on 12 Nov 2018

The film tells the story of the Prussian family von Krauss living in the Puck area, as well as the love between the Kashubian boy Mateusz and the German aristocrat Marita and is set between... See full summary »

Director: Filip Bajon | Stars: Janusz Gajos, Anna Radwan, Sebastian Fabijanski, Marianna Zydek

Votes: 333

27. Fargo (1996)

R | 1 hr 38 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 28 Oct 2016

Jerry Lundegaard's inept crime falls apart due to his and his henchmen's bungling and the persistent police work of the quite pregnant Marge Gunderson.

Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen | Stars: William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi, Peter Stormare

Votes: 567,774

28. Dark Phoenix (2019)

PG-13 | 1 hr 53 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Rated on 05 Jul 2019

Jean Grey begins to develop incredible powers that corrupt and turn her into a Dark Phoenix. Now the X-Men will have to decide if the life of a team member is worth more than all of humanity.

Director: Simon Kinberg | Stars: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult

Votes: 55,097

29. In a Better World (2010)

R | 1 hr 58 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 05 Oct 2016

The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait.

Director: Susanne Bier | Stars: Mikael Persbrandt, Trine Dyrholm, Markus Rygaard, Wil Johnson

Votes: 36,737

30. Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)

NC-17 | 3 hr | Drama, Romance

Rated on 04 Dec 2017

Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire and to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adèle grows, seeks herself, loses herself, and ultimately finds herself through love and loss.

Director: Abdellatif Kechiche | Stars: Léa Seydoux, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Salim Kechiouche, Aurélien Recoing

Votes: 126,135

31. The Karate Kid (1984)

PG | 2 hr 6 min | Action, Drama, Family

Rated on 03 Sep 2018

A boy and his mother move to California for a new job. He struggles to fit in, as a group of karate students starts to bully him for dating a rich girl from their clique. It's up to the Japanese landlord, Miyagi, to teach him karate.

Director: John G. Avildsen | Stars: Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, Elisabeth Shue, Martin Kove

Votes: 160,002

32. Evita (1996)

PG | 2 hr 15 min | Biography, Drama, History

Rated on 18 Sep 2018

The hit musical based on the life of Evita Duarte, a B-picture Argentinian actress who eventually became the wife of Argentinian president Juan Perón, and the most beloved and hated woman in Argentina.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Madonna, Jonathan Pryce, Antonio Banderas, Jimmy Nail

Votes: 32,375

33. City of God (2002)

R | 2 hr 10 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 12 Oct 2016

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: 651,934

34. The Terminal (2004)

PG-13 | 2 hr 8 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 11 Oct 2017

An Eastern European tourist unexpectedly finds himself stranded in JFK airport, and must take up temporary residence there.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Tom Hanks, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Chi McBride, Stanley Tucci

Votes: 370,163

35. Paterson (2016)

R | 1 hr 58 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 19 Jul 2019

A quiet observation of the triumphs and defeats of daily life, along with the poetry evident in its smallest details.

Director: Jim Jarmusch | Stars: Adam Driver, Golshifteh Farahani, Nellie, Rizwan Manji

Votes: 56,744

36. The Last Family (2016)

2 hr 3 min | Biography, Drama

Rated on 01 Oct 2016

The story of a well-known artistic family: legendary painter Zdzislaw Beksinski, his wife Zofia and their son Tomasz, a highly-praised music critic and translator. Their lives were far from being usual.

Director: Jan P. Matuszynski | Stars: Andrzej Seweryn, Dawid Ogrodnik, Aleksandra Konieczna, Andrzej Chyra

Votes: 2,667

37. Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

R | 1 hr 41 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 22 Jul 2019

A family determined to get their young daughter into the finals of a beauty pageant take a cross-country trip in their VW bus.

Directors: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris | Stars: Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Greg Kinnear, Abigail Breslin

Votes: 413,015

38. Forrest Gump (1994)

PG-13 | 2 hr 22 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 11 Oct 2017

The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, the events of Vietnam, Watergate, and other history unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Sally Field

Votes: 1,636,135

39. Night on Earth (1991)

R | 2 hr 9 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 21 Jul 2019

An anthology of 5 different cab drivers in 5 American and European cities and their remarkable fares on the same eventful night.

Director: Jim Jarmusch | Stars: Winona Ryder, Gena Rowlands, Lisanne Falk, Alan Randolph Scott

Votes: 50,672

40. Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (2009 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 1 hr 26 min | Biography, Drama

Rated on 15 Jun 2019

Biography of Ben Carson who grew up to be Dr. Ben Carson, a world famous neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins.

Director: Thomas Carter | Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Kimberly Elise, Aunjanue Ellis, Harron Atkins

Votes: 8,028

41. 12 Angry Men (1957)

Not Rated | 1 hr 36 min | Drama

Rated on 22 Sep 2017

A jury holdout attempts to prevent a miscarriage of justice by forcing his colleagues to reconsider the evidence.

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Martin Balsam, John Fiedler

Votes: 606,015

42. Whatever Works (2009)

PG-13 | 1 hr 33 min | Comedy, Romance

Rated on 26 Nov 2017

A middle-aged, misanthropic divorcée from New York City surprisingly enters a fulfilling, Pygmalion-type relationship with a much younger, unsophisticated Southern girl.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Larry David, Henry Cavill, Adam Brooks

Votes: 67,427

43. Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)

PG-13 | 1 hr 43 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Dec 2017

A high school wise guy is determined to have a day off from school, despite what the Principal thinks of that.

Director: John Hughes | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara, Jeffrey Jones

Votes: 292,994

44. Black Swan (2010)

R | 1 hr 48 min | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 23 Oct 2017

A committed dancer struggles to maintain her sanity after winning the lead role in a production of Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake".

Director: Darren Aronofsky | Stars: Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Vincent Cassel, Winona Ryder

Votes: 654,914

45. Once (I) (2007)

R | 1 hr 26 min | Drama, Music, Romance

Rated on 07 Jul 2018

A modern-day musical about a busker and an immigrant and their eventful week in Dublin, as they write, rehearse and record songs that tell their love story.

Director: John Carney | Stars: Glen Hansard, Markéta Irglová, Hugh Walsh, Gerard Hendrick

Votes: 105,594

46. Traffic Department (2012)

1 hr 58 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 30 Sep 2016

Comic and tragic scenes from the lives of police officers in the Warsaw Traffic Department.

Director: Wojciech Smarzowski | Stars: Bartlomiej Topa, Arkadiusz Jakubik, Julia Kijowska, Eryk Lubos

Votes: 3,289

47. Brainstorm (2000)

1 hr 14 min | Drama

Rated on 12 Oct 2016

A trip to the mental institution hell. This odyssey is lived by Neto, a middle class teenager, who lives a normal life until his father sends him to a mental institution after finding drugs... See full summary »

Director: Laís Bodanzky | Stars: Rodrigo Santoro, Othon Bastos, Cássia Kis, Dani Nefussi

Votes: 4,244

48. Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013)

Not Rated | 1 hr 57 min | Drama

Rated on 05 Oct 2016

A self-diagnosed nymphomaniac recounts her erotic experiences to the man who saved her after a beating.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stellan Skarsgård, Stacy Martin, Shia LaBeouf

Votes: 108,147

49. 7 uczuc (2018)

1 hr 58 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 07 Jul 2019

Fear, anger, sadness, joy, disgust, jealousy, shame. Adas Miauczynski returns to his childhood, when - like most of us - he had a big problem with naming the accompanying emotions. To ... See full summary »

Director: Marek Koterski | Stars: Michal Koterski, Marcin Dorocinski, Katarzyna Figura, Malgorzata Bogdanska

Votes: 622

50. The Death of Stalin (2017)

R | 1 hr 47 min | Comedy, Drama, History

Rated on 03 Mar 2018

Moscow, 1953. After being in power for nearly 30 years, Soviet dictator Josef Stalin takes ill and quickly dies. Now the members of the Council of Ministers scramble for power.

Director: Armando Iannucci | Stars: Steve Buscemi, Simon Russell Beale, Jeffrey Tambor, Andrea Riseborough

Votes: 65,521