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1. BlacKkKlansman (2018)

R | 2 hr 15 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

Rated on 08 Sep 2019

Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, CO, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish surrogate who eventually becomes its leader. Based on actual events.

Director: Spike Lee | Stars: John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier, Topher Grace

Votes: 163,166

2. Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

PG-13 | 1 hr 54 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 08 Sep 2019

When a murder occurs on the train on which he's travelling, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case.

Director: Kenneth Branagh | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench

Votes: 183,218

3. What We Do in the Shadows (2014)

R | 1 hr 26 min | Comedy, Horror

Rated on 01 Sep 2019

Viago, Deacon and Vladislav are vampires who are finding that modern life has them struggling with the mundane - like paying rent, keeping up with the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs and overcoming flatmate conflicts.

Directors: Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi | Stars: Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi, Cori Gonzalez-Macuer, Jonny Brugh

Votes: 130,650

4. What We Do in the Shadows (2019– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

Rated on 01 Sep 2019

A look into the daily (or rather, nightly) lives of three vampires, who've lived together for over 100 years, on Staten Island.

Stars: Kayvan Novak, Matt Berry, Natasia Demetriou, Harvey Guillén

Votes: 13,752

5. Stranger Things (2016– )

TV-14 | 51 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

Rated on 14 Jul 2019

When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief, and his friends must confront terrifying supernatural forces in order to get him back.

Stars: Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, Winona Ryder, David Harbour

Votes: 659,775

6. Thou Gild'st the Even (2013)

1 hr 47 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Rated on 06 May 2019

Thou Gild'st the Evenis about the ordinary sorrows, worries, and troubles of the townsmen with extraordinary abilities. In a small Anatolian town, life goes on; Cemal is an assistant ... See full summary »

Director: Onur Ünlü | Stars: Ali Atay, Tansu Biçer, Cengiz Bozkurt, Asil Buyukozcelik

Votes: 7,981

7. After Earth (2013)

PG-13 | 1 hr 40 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

Rated on 20 Apr 2019

A crash landing leaves Kitai Raige and his father Cypher stranded on Earth, a millennium after events forced humanity's escape. With Cypher injured, Kitai must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help.

Director: M. Night Shyamalan | Stars: Jaden Smith, David Denman, Will Smith, Sophie Okonedo

Votes: 183,441

8. Walking After Midnight (1992)

1 hr 44 min | Drama

Rated on 13 Apr 2019

Nilgun, a recently divorced doctor from her husband, is assigned to examine brothel workers, and her way drops into a small town. Anjelik, one of these brothel employees, is a favorite of ... See full summary »

Director: Atif Yilmaz | Stars: Meral Oguz, Lale Mansur, Deniz Türkali, Selçuk Özer

Votes: 178

9. Being John Malkovich (1999)

R | 1 hr 53 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 16 Feb 2019

A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of movie star John Malkovich.

Director: Spike Jonze | Stars: John Cusack, Cameron Diaz, Catherine Keener, John Malkovich

Votes: 291,400

10. In Bruges (2008)

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

Rated on 03 Feb 2019

Guilt-stricken after a job gone wrong, hitman Ray and his partner await orders from their ruthless boss in Bruges, Belgium, the last place in the world Ray wants to be.

Director: Martin McDonagh | Stars: Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Ciarán Hinds, Elizabeth Berrington

Votes: 367,153

11. Ozark (2017– )

TV-MA | 1 hr | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 21 Oct 2018

A financial adviser drags his family from Chicago to the Missouri Ozarks, where he must launder $500 million in five years to appease a drug boss.

Stars: Jason Bateman, Laura Linney, Julia Garner, Sofia Hublitz

Votes: 113,162

12. Land and Freedom (1995)

Not Rated | 1 hr 49 min | Drama, War

Rated on 02 Sep 2018

David is an unemployed communist that comes to Spain in 1937 during the civil war to enroll the republicans and defend the democracy against the fascists. He makes friends between the soldiers.

Director: Ken Loach | Stars: Ian Hart, Rosana Pastor, Icíar Bollaín, Tom Gilroy

Votes: 9,516

13. Captain Fantastic (2016)

R | 1 hr 58 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 28 Aug 2018

In the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and enter the world, challenging his idea of what it means to be a parent.

Director: Matt Ross | Stars: Viggo Mortensen, George MacKay, Samantha Isler, Annalise Basso

Votes: 164,297

14. Orphan Black (2013–2017)
Episode: Conditions of Existence (2013)

TV-MA | 45 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

Rated on 26 Aug 2018

Both Sarah and Alison believe that their lovers are actually monitoring them. Vic finds out that Sarah's alive.

Director: T.J. Scott | Stars: Tatiana Maslany, Dylan Bruce, Jordan Gavaris, Kevin Hanchard

Votes: 1,520

15. O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)

PG-13 | 1 hr 47 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

Rated on 26 Aug 2018

In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them.

Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen | Stars: George Clooney, John Turturro, Tim Blake Nelson, John Goodman

Votes: 267,589

16. The Lobster (2015)

R | 1 hr 59 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 26 Aug 2018

In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos | Stars: Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Jessica Barden, Olivia Colman

Votes: 188,120

17. Naked Lunch (1991)

R | 1 hr 55 min | Drama

Rated on 23 Aug 2018

After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally kills his wife, and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in a port town in North Africa.

Director: David Cronenberg | Stars: Peter Weller, Judy Davis, Ian Holm, Julian Sands

Votes: 43,309

18. 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: 38,876

19. 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: 328,410

20. 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: 219,701

21. In July (2000)

1 hr 39 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance

Rated on 25 Nov 2017

A young, insecure teacher embarks on a journey through Europe to Turkey, where he wants to see a woman again whom he believes to be his fate.

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

Votes: 19,666

22. 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: 15,195

23. Let the Right One In (2008)

R | 1 hr 54 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: 196,636

24. Being There (1979)

PG | 2 hr 10 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 22 Sep 2017

A simpleminded, 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: 61,119

25. 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: 1,711

26. 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: 102,846

27. 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: 272,510

28. $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: 3,057

29. 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: 5,345

30. Room (I) (2015)

R | 1 hr 58 min | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 10 Dec 2016

Held captive for 7 years in an enclosed space, a woman and her young son finally gain their freedom, allowing the boy to experience the outside world for the first time.

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

Votes: 324,951

31. Arrival (II) (2016)

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

Rated on 26 Nov 2016

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: 528,962

32. 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: 61,402

33. 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: 537,013

34. 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: 11,302

35. 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: Sophie Willis, Jules Brown, Elizabeth Morris, Chase Bowman

Votes: 6,308

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

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

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: 114,380

37. Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead (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: 20,817

38. Midnight Special (2016)

PG-13 | 1 hr 52 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

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: 68,971

39. 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: 1,706,978

40. 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: 2,497

41. Inherit the Wind (1960)

Passed | 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: 24,972

42. Noi the Albino (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: 8,742

43. Snowpiercer (2013)

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

Rated on 26 Oct 2016

In a future where a failed climate-change experiment has killed all life except for the lucky few who boarded the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe, a new class system emerges.

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

Votes: 246,656

44. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

PG-13 | 2 hr 49 min | Adventure, 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: 725,304

45. 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: 570,929

46. 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: 444,060

47. 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: 38,274

48. 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: 752

49. 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: 246,533