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1. Extinction (2018)

TV-MA | 1 hr 35 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

Rated on 14 Aug 2018

A father has a recurring dream of losing his family. His nightmare turns into reality when the planet is invaded by a force bent on destruction. Fighting for their lives, he comes to realize an unknown strength to keep them safe from harm.

Director: Ben Young | Stars: Michael Peña, Lizzy Caplan, Amelia Crouch, Erica Tremblay

Votes: 22,806

2. The Lives of Others (2006)

R | 2 hr 17 min | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 26 Nov 2017

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: 306,690

3. The Reader (2008)

R | 2 hr 4 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 26 Nov 2017

Post-WWII Germany: Nearly a decade after his affair with an older woman came to a mysterious end, law student Michael Berg re-encounters his former lover as she defends herself in a war-crime trial.

Director: Stephen Daldry | Stars: Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes, Bruno Ganz, Jeanette Hain

Votes: 210,977

4. In July (2000)

1 hr 39 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance

Rated on 25 Nov 2017

Can Daniel follow the sun from Hamburg to the Bosporus by Friday to meet his love?

Director: Fatih Akin | Stars: Moritz Bleibtreu, Christiane Paul, Mehmet Kurtulus, Idil Üner

Votes: 18,772

5. The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (1974)

Not Rated | 1 hr 50 min | Biography, Drama, History

Rated on 29 Oct 2017

Herzog's film is based upon the true and mysterious story of Kaspar Hauser, a young man who suddenly appeared in Nuremberg in 1828, barely able to talk or walk, and bearing a strange note.

Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: Bruno S., Walter Ladengast, Brigitte Mira, Willy Semmelrogge

Votes: 14,384

6. Let the Right One In (2008)

R | 1 hr 55 min | Drama, Horror, Romance

Rated on 29 Oct 2017

Oskar, an overlooked and bullied boy, finds love and revenge through Eli, a beautiful but peculiar girl.

Director: Tomas Alfredson | Stars: Kåre Hedebrant, Lina Leandersson, Per Ragnar, Henrik Dahl

Votes: 189,523

7. Being There (1979)

PG | 2 hr 10 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 22 Sep 2017

A simple, sheltered gardener becomes an unlikely trusted advisor to a powerful businessman and an insider in Washington politics.

Director: Hal Ashby | Stars: Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine, Melvyn Douglas, Jack Warden

Votes: 58,263

8. My Sweet Pepper Land (2013)

1 hr 40 min | Drama

Rated on 05 Sep 2017

Baran, a Kurdish independence war hero, is now sheriff in Erbil, the capital city. No longer feeling useful in this society now at peace, he thinks about quitting the police force, but ... See full summary »

Director: Hiner Saleem | Stars: Korkmaz Arslan, Golshifteh Farahani, Suat Usta, Mir Murad Bedirxan

Votes: 1,558

9. Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)

R | 1 hr 41 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 28 Mar 2017

As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying him is a neighbor who inadvertently puts a wrench in his plan.

Director: Lorene Scafaria | Stars: Steve Carell, Keira Knightley, Melanie Lynskey, Patton Oswalt

Votes: 99,099

10. Serenity (2005)

PG-13 | 1 hr 59 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Rated on 27 Mar 2017

The crew of the ship Serenity try to evade an assassin sent to recapture one of their members who is telepathic.

Director: Joss Whedon | Stars: Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alan Tudyk

Votes: 262,456

11. $9.99 (2008)

R | 1 hr 18 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 16 Feb 2017

A stop-motion animated story about people living in a Sydney apartment complex looking for meaning in their lives.

Director: Tatia Rosenthal | Stars: Geoffrey Rush, Anthony LaPaglia, Samuel Johnson, Barry Otto

Votes: 2,949

12. The Dark Horse (2014)

R | 2 hr 4 min | Biography, Drama

Rated on 27 Dec 2016

A brilliant but troubled New Zealand chess champion finds purpose by teaching underprivileged children about the rules of chess and life.

Director: James Napier Robertson | Stars: Cliff Curtis, James Rolleston, Kirk Torrance, James Napier Robertson

Votes: 4,931

13. Room (I) (2015)

R | 1 hr 58 min | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 10 Dec 2016

A young boy is raised within the confines of a small shed.

Director: Lenny Abrahamson | Stars: Brie Larson, Jacob Tremblay, Sean Bridgers, Wendy Crewson

Votes: 284,049

14. Arrival (II) (2016)

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

Rated on 26 Nov 2016

A linguist is recruited by the military to communicate with alien lifeforms after twelve mysterious spacecrafts land around the world.

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

Votes: 464,416

15. Dead Snow (2009)

Not Rated | 1 hr 31 min | Comedy, Horror

Rated on 26 Nov 2016

A ski vacation turns horrific for a group of medical students, as they find themselves confronted by an unimaginable menace: Nazi zombies.

Director: Tommy Wirkola | Stars: Jeppe Beck Laursen, Charlotte Frogner, Jenny Skavlan, Vegar Hoel

Votes: 59,377

16. Prisoners (2013)

R | 2 hr 33 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 26 Nov 2016

When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts.

Director: Denis Villeneuve | Stars: Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Melissa Leo

Votes: 494,097

17. Air (I) (2015)

PG-13 | 1 hr 35 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Rated on 26 Nov 2016

In the near future, breathable air is nonexistent and two engineers tasked with guarding the last hope for mankind struggle to preserve their own lives while administering to their vital task at hand.

Director: Christian Cantamessa | Stars: Norman Reedus, Djimon Hounsou, Sandrine Holt, Michael Hogan

Votes: 10,855

18. Let's Be Evil (2016)

Not Rated | 1 hr 22 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Rated on 25 Nov 2016

A vision of augmented reality.

Director: Martin Owen | Stars: Kara Tointon, Isabelle Allen, Jamie Bernadette, Helene Maksoud

Votes: 6,119

19. Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)

PG-13 | 1 hr 45 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 18 Nov 2016

High schooler Greg, who spends most of his time making parodies of classic movies with his co-worker Earl, finds his outlook forever altered after befriending a classmate who has just been diagnosed with cancer.

Director: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon | Stars: Thomas Mann, RJ Cyler, Olivia Cooke, Nick Offerman

Votes: 106,502

20. Død snø 2 (2014)

R | 1 hr 40 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

Rated on 16 Nov 2016

Still on the run from a group of Nazi zombies, a man seeks the aid of a group of American zombie enthusiasts, and discovers new techniques for fighting the zombies.

Director: Tommy Wirkola | Stars: Vegar Hoel, Ørjan Gamst, Martin Starr, Jocelyn DeBoer

Votes: 19,502

21. Midnight Special (2016)

PG-13 | 1 hr 52 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 16 Nov 2016

A father and son go on the run, pursued by the government and a cult drawn to the child's special powers.

Director: Jeff Nichols | Stars: Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst, Adam Driver

Votes: 64,921

22. Fight Club (1999)

R | 2 hr 19 min | Drama

Rated on 07 Nov 2016

An insomniac office worker and a devil-may-care soapmaker form an underground fight club that evolves into something much, much more.

Director: David Fincher | Stars: Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Meat Loaf, Zach Grenier

Votes: 1,590,021

23. Antares (2004)

Unrated | 1 hr 45 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 05 Nov 2016

A deadly car crash sets off three parallel stories of women at crisis points, faltering behind the doors of the same, plain Vienna apartment block. A bored nurse with a stable, comfortable ... See full summary »

Director: Götz Spielmann | Stars: Petra Morzé, Andreas Patton, Hary Prinz, Susanne Wuest

Votes: 2,374

24. Inherit the Wind (1960)

Not Rated | 2 hr 8 min | Biography, Drama, History

Rated on 02 Nov 2016

Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.

Director: Stanley Kramer | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Fredric March, Gene Kelly, Dick York

Votes: 23,471

25. Nói albinói (2003)

PG-13 | 1 hr 33 min | Drama

Rated on 26 Oct 2016

Is he the village idiot or a genius in disguise? 17 year old Noi drifts through life on a remote fjord in the north of Iceland. In winter, the fjord is cut off from the outside world, ... See full summary »

Director: Dagur Kári | Stars: Tómas Lemarquis, Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson, Elín Hansdóttir, Anna Friðriksdóttir

Votes: 8,467

26. Snowpiercer (2013)

R | 2 hr 6 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

Rated on 26 Oct 2016

Set in a future where a failed climate-change experiment kills all life on the planet except for a lucky few who boarded the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe, where a class system emerges.

Director: Joon-ho Bong | Stars: Chris Evans, Jamie Bell, Tilda Swinton, Ed Harris

Votes: 223,006

27. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

PG-13 | 2 hr 49 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Rated on 17 Oct 2016

A reluctant Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, sets out to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of dwarves to reclaim their mountain home, and the gold within it from the dragon Smaug.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Andy Serkis

Votes: 700,212

28. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

PG-13 | 2 hr 41 min | Adventure, Fantasy

Rated on 17 Oct 2016

The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from Smaug. Bilbo Baggins is in possession of a mysterious and magical ring.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott

Votes: 546,126

29. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

PG-13 | 2 hr 24 min | Adventure, Fantasy

Rated on 17 Oct 2016

Bilbo and company are forced to engage in a war against an array of combatants and keep the Lonely Mountain from falling into the hands of a rising darkness.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Cate Blanchett

Votes: 418,758

30. Secret in Their Eyes (2015)

PG-13 | 1 hr 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 17 Oct 2016

A tight-knit team of rising investigators, along with their supervisor, is suddenly torn apart when they discover that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.

Director: Billy Ray | Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts, Dean Norris

Votes: 34,246

31. Les anarchistes (2015)

1 hr 41 min | Drama

Rated on 14 Oct 2016

Brigadier Jean Albertini is chosen to infiltrate a group of anarchists.

Director: Elie Wajeman | Stars: Tahar Rahim, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Swann Arlaud, Guillaume Gouix

Votes: 693

32. The Nice Guys (2016)

R | 1 hr 56 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Rated on 14 Oct 2016

In 1970s Los Angeles, a mismatched pair of private eyes investigate a missing girl and the mysterious death of a porn star.

Director: Shane Black | Stars: Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Angourie Rice, Matt Bomer

Votes: 220,575

33. A Hologram for the King (2016)

R | 1 hr 38 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 14 Oct 2016

A failed American sales rep looks to recoup his losses by traveling to Saudi Arabia and selling his company's product to a wealthy monarch.

Director: Tom Tykwer | Stars: Tom Hanks, Omar Elba, Sarita Choudhury, Ben Whishaw

Votes: 33,100

34. Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)

PG-13 | 2 hr | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Rated on 13 Oct 2016

Two decades after the first Independence Day invasion, Earth is faced with a new extra-Solar threat. But will mankind's new space defenses be enough?

Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Maika Monroe

Votes: 147,718

35. Money Monster (2016)

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

Rated on 12 Oct 2016

Financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty are put in an extreme situation when an irate investor takes them and their crew as hostage.

Director: Jodie Foster | Stars: George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Jack O'Connell, Dominic West

Votes: 81,721

36. Swiss Army Man (2016)

R | 1 hr 37 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 11 Oct 2016

A hopeless man stranded on a deserted island befriends a dead body and together they go on a surreal journey to get home.

Directors: Dan Kwan, Daniel Scheinert | Stars: Paul Dano, Daniel Radcliffe, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Antonia Ribero

Votes: 82,911

37. 11.22.63 (2016)

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

Rated on 10 Oct 2016

A high school teacher travels back in time to prevent John F. Kennedy's assassination.

Stars: James Franco, Sarah Gadon, George MacKay, Chris Cooper

Votes: 55,220

38. Zootopia (2016)

PG | 1 hr 48 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 09 Oct 2016

In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.

Directors: Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Jared Bush | Stars: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba, Jenny Slate

Votes: 352,694

39. The Machinist (2004)

R | 1 hr 41 min | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 24 Sep 2016

An industrial worker who hasn't slept in a year begins to doubt his own sanity.

Director: Brad Anderson | Stars: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, John Sharian

Votes: 318,094

40. Divergent (2014)

PG-13 | 2 hr 19 min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Rated on 24 Sep 2016

In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late.

Director: Neil Burger | Stars: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Kate Winslet, Jai Courtney

Votes: 386,084

41. Crank (2006)

R | 1 hr 28 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

Rated on 24 Sep 2016

Professional assassin Chev Chelios learns his rival has injected him with a poison that will kill him if his heart rate drops.

Directors: Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor | Stars: Jason Statham, Amy Smart, Carlos Sanz, Jose Pablo Cantillo

Votes: 215,478

42. Stranger Than Fiction (2006)

PG-13 | 1 hr 53 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 24 Sep 2016

An I.R.S. auditor suddenly finds himself the subject of narration only he can hear: narration that begins to affect his entire life, from his work, to his love-interest, to his death.

Director: Marc Forster | Stars: Will Ferrell, Emma Thompson, Dustin Hoffman, Queen Latifah

Votes: 202,546

43. Hitch (I) (2005)

PG-13 | 1 hr 58 min | Comedy, Romance

Rated on 18 Sep 2016

While helping his latest client woo the fine lady of his dreams, a professional "date doctor" finds that his game doesn't quite work on the gossip columnist with whom he's smitten.

Director: Andy Tennant | Stars: Will Smith, Eva Mendes, Kevin James, Amber Valletta

Votes: 269,387

44. Big (1988)

PG | 1 hr 44 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Rated on 18 Sep 2016

After wishing to be made big, a teenage boy wakes the next morning to find himself mysteriously in the body of an adult.

Director: Penny Marshall | Stars: Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins, Robert Loggia, John Heard

Votes: 171,329

45. Koto no ha no niwa (2013)

TV-14 | 46 min | Animation, Drama, Romance

Rated on 17 Sep 2016

A 15-year-old boy and 27-year-old woman find an unlikely friendship one rainy day in the Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

Director: Makoto Shinkai | Stars: Miyu Irino, Kana Hanazawa, Fumi Hirano, Gou Maeda

Votes: 21,523

46. Shutter Island (2010)

R | 2 hr 18 min | Mystery, Thriller

Rated on 16 Sep 2016

In 1954, a U.S. Marshal investigates the disappearance of a murderer, who escaped from a hospital for the criminally insane.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Emily Mortimer, Mark Ruffalo, Ben Kingsley

Votes: 948,559

47. Ascension (2014)

3 hr 51 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

Rated on 16 Sep 2016

A young woman's murder causes the subjects of a century-long mission to populate a new world to question the true nature of the project as they approach the point of no return.

Stars: Tricia Helfer, Gil Bellows, Brian Van Holt, Andrea Roth

Votes: 15,628

48. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)

PG | 1 hr 54 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 13 Sep 2016

When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.

Director: Ben Stiller | Stars: Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Jon Daly, Kathryn Hahn

Votes: 266,379

49. Houdini (2014)

TV-14 | 2 hr 54 min | Biography, Drama

Rated on 06 Sep 2016

Follow the man behind the magic as he finds fame, engages in espionage, battles spiritualists and encounters the greatest names of the era, from U.S. presidents to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Grigori Rasputin.

Stars: Adrien Brody, Kristen Connolly, Evan Jones, Tim Pigott-Smith

Votes: 9,998

50. The Escape Artist (2013)

3 hr | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 04 Sep 2016

A junior barrister specializes in spiriting people out of tight legal corners.

Stars: David Tennant, Toby Kebbell, Sophie Okonedo, Ashley Jensen

Votes: 4,442

51. 1920 London (2016)

2 hr | Horror, Mystery

Rated on 04 Sep 2016

After her husband is possessed by an evil spirit, a woman turns to her former lover to perform an exorcism.

Director: Dharmendra Suresh Desai | Stars: Sharman Joshi, Meera Chopra, Vishal Karwal, Surendra Pal

Votes: 1,198

52. Now You See Me 2 (2016)

PG-13 | 2 hr 9 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

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