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1. XXY (2007)

Not Rated | 1 hr 26 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 21 Mar 2012

The story of an intersexual fifteen-year-old. She lives with her parents, who have to cope with the challenges of her medical condition.

Director: Lucía Puenzo | Stars: Ricardo Darín, Valeria Bertuccelli, Germán Palacios, Carolina Pelleritti

Votes: 12,430

2. Sherlock Jr. (1924)

Not Rated | 45 min | Action, Comedy, Romance

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

A film projectionist longs to be a detective, and puts his meagre skills to work when he is framed by a rival for stealing his girlfriend's father's pocketwatch.

Director: Buster Keaton | Stars: Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Joe Keaton, Erwin Connelly

Votes: 34,424

3. West Side Story (1961)

Not Rated | 2 hr 33 min | Crime, Drama, Musical

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

Two youngsters from rival New York City gangs fall in love, but tensions between their respective friends build toward tragedy.

Directors: Jerome Robbins, Robert Wise | Stars: Natalie Wood, George Chakiris, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn

Votes: 89,227

4. The Graduate (1967)

PG | 1 hr 46 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

A disillusioned college graduate finds himself torn between his older lover and her daughter.

Director: Mike Nichols | Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft, Katharine Ross, William Daniels

Votes: 240,745

5. The Wicker Man (1973)

R | 1 hr 28 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

A Police Sergeant is sent to a Scottish island village in search of a missing girl who the townsfolk claim never existed. Stranger still are the rites that take place there.

Director: Robin Hardy | Stars: Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee, Diane Cilento, Britt Ekland

Votes: 60,744

6. Fish Tank (2009)

Not Rated | 2 hr 3 min | Drama

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

Everything changes for 15-year-old Mia when her mum brings home a new boyfriend.

Director: Andrea Arnold | Stars: Katie Jarvis, Michael Fassbender, Kierston Wareing, Rebecca Griffiths

Votes: 55,405

7. Playtime (1967)

Not Rated | 1 hr 55 min | Comedy

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

Monsieur Hulot curiously wanders around a high-tech Paris, paralleling a trip with a group of American tourists. Meanwhile, a nightclub/restaurant prepares its opening night, but it's still under construction.

Director: Jacques Tati | Stars: Jacques Tati, Barbara Dennek, Rita Maiden, France Rumilly

Votes: 17,090

8. The Pandrogeny Manifesto (2006)

12 min | Documentary, Short

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

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Directors: Dionysos Andronis, Aldo Lee | Stars: Genesis P-Orridge, Lady Jaye Breyer P'Orridge

Votes: 13

9. Three Colors: Blue (1993)

R | 1 hr 38 min | Drama, Music, Mystery

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

A woman struggles to find a way to live her life after the death of her husband and child.

Director: Krzysztof Kieslowski | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Zbigniew Zamachowski, Julie Delpy, Benoît Régent

Votes: 79,557

10. Gasman (1998)

15 min | Short, Drama

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

It's the Christmas season. With her mom's help, Lynne, a girl of perhaps eight, dresses up; her younger brother Steven plays with a toy car. The children leave with their dad, who's ... See full summary »

Director: Lynne Ramsay | Stars: Lynne Ramsay Jr., Martin Anderson, James Ramsay, Denise Flannagan

Votes: 1,212

11. Dogtooth (2009)

Not Rated | 1 hr 37 min | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

Three teenagers live isolated, without leaving their house, because their over-protective parents say they can only leave when their dogtooth falls out.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos | Stars: Christos Stergioglou, Michele Valley, Angeliki Papoulia, Hristos Passalis

Votes: 70,773

12. City of Pirates (1983)

Not Rated | 1 hr 51 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

A surreal odyssey in which a melancholic maidservant crosses paths with a homicidal little boy, travels to a tiny island and encounters a man with multiple personalities.

Director: Raoul Ruiz | Stars: Hugues Quester, Anne Alvaro, Melvil Poupaud, André Engel

Votes: 682

13. 3-Iron (2004)

R | 1 hr 28 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

A transient young man breaks into empty homes to partake of the vacationing residents' lives for a few days.

Director: Ki-duk Kim | Stars: Seung-Yun Lee, Hee Jae, Hyuk-ho Kwon, Jeong-ho Choi

Votes: 45,540

14. Amélie (2001)

R | 2 hr 2 min | Comedy, Romance

Rated on 09 Mar 2012

Amélie is an innocent and naive girl in Paris with her own sense of justice. She decides to help those around her and, along the way, discovers love.

Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet | Stars: Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz, Rufus, Lorella Cravotta

Votes: 660,714

15. Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008)

TV-PG | 42 min | Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

An aspiring supervillain must balance his career and his pursuit of a beautiful do-gooder.

Stars: Neil Patrick Harris, Nathan Fillion, Felicia Day, Simon Helberg

Votes: 40,144

16. The Dot and the Line: A Romance in Lower Mathematics (1965)

Approved | 10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

A simple line attempts to woo his true love, a dot, away from the unkempt squiggle she prefers. But he'll have to learn to bend before she'll notice him.

Directors: Chuck Jones, Maurice Noble | Star: Robert Morley

Votes: 1,259

17. Suspiria (1977)

R | 1 hr 32 min | Horror

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

An American newcomer to a prestigious German ballet academy comes to realize that the school is a front for something sinister amid a series of grisly murders.

Director: Dario Argento | Stars: Jessica Harper, Stefania Casini, Flavio Bucci, Miguel Bosé

Votes: 70,084

18. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

PG-13 | 3 hr 21 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom

Votes: 1,519,084

19. Ten Skies (2004)

1 hr 41 min | Documentary

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

An experimental film portraying different skies in very long takes.

Director: James Benning

Votes: 179

20. The Last Real Men (1994)

1 hr | Documentary

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

Disappointed by failed relationships and the demands set by local women, more and more Austrians search for happiness in a marriage with women from Thailand and the Philippines. Asked about... See full summary »

Director: Ulrich Seidl | Stars: Karl Schwingenschloegl, Hermann Schneeweisz, Teresita Schneeweisz, Conchita Klausner

Votes: 78

21. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

PG-13 | 2 hr 7 min | Action, Adventure

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

In 1938, after his father Professor Henry Jones, Sr. goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, Professor Henry "Indiana" Jones, Jr. finds himself up against Adolf Hitler's Nazis again to stop them from obtaining its powers.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, Alison Doody, Denholm Elliott

Votes: 643,993

22. Dirty Harry (1971)

R | 1 hr 42 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

When a mad man calling himself 'the Scorpio Killer' menaces the city, tough as nails San Francisco Police Inspector Harry Callahan is assigned to track down and ferret out the crazed psychopath.

Director: Don Siegel | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Andrew Robinson, Harry Guardino, Reni Santoni

Votes: 133,664

23. City of God (2002)

R | 2 hr 10 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

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: 653,995

24. Caravaggio (1986)

1 hr 33 min | Biography, Drama, History

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

A retelling of the life of the celebrated 17th-century painter through his brilliant, nearly blasphemous paintings and his flirtations with the underworld.

Director: Derek Jarman | Stars: Noam Almaz, Dexter Fletcher, Nigel Terry, Sean Bean

Votes: 4,781

25. Shaun of the Dead (2004)

R | 1 hr 39 min | Comedy, Horror

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

A man's uneventful life is disrupted by the zombie apocalypse.

Director: Edgar Wright | Stars: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Kate Ashfield, Lucy Davis

Votes: 476,416

26. Almost Famous (2000)

R | 2 hr 2 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies them on their concert tour.

Director: Cameron Crowe | Stars: Billy Crudup, Patrick Fugit, Kate Hudson, Frances McDormand

Votes: 237,373

27. Brick (2005)

R | 1 hr 50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

A teenage loner pushes his way into the underworld of a high school crime ring to investigate the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend.

Director: Rian Johnson | Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Lukas Haas, Emilie de Ravin, Meagan Good

Votes: 95,706

28. Carrie (1976)

R | 1 hr 38 min | Horror

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

Carrie White, a shy, friendless teenage girl who is sheltered by her domineering, religious mother, unleashes her telekinetic powers after being humiliated by her classmates at her senior prom.

Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving, John Travolta

Votes: 154,588

29. Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41 (1972)

Not Rated | 1 hr 30 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

After spending a year in solitary confinement, Matsu escapes from prison with six more convicts, followed by the guards led by the vengeful warden who wants her dead at all costs.

Director: Shun'ya Itô | Stars: Meiko Kaji, Fumio Watanabe, Yukie Kagawa, Kayoko Shiraishi

Votes: 2,157

30. Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion (1972)

Not Rated | 1 hr 27 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 06 Mar 2012

After being used and betrayed by the detective she had fallen in love with, young Matsu is sent to a female prison full of sadistic guards and disobedient prisoners.

Director: Shun'ya Itô | Stars: Meiko Kaji, Rie Yokoyama, Yayoi Watanabe, Yôko Mihara

Votes: 2,873

31. The Dark Knight (2008)

PG-13 | 2 hr 32 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Rated on 29 Feb 2012

When the menace known as The Joker emerges from his mysterious past, he wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham. The Dark Knight must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.

Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Caine

Votes: 2,100,570

32. Office Space (1999)

R | 1 hr 29 min | Comedy

Rated on 27 Feb 2012

Three company workers who hate their jobs decide to rebel against their greedy boss.

Director: Mike Judge | Stars: Ron Livingston, Jennifer Aniston, David Herman, Ajay Naidu

Votes: 229,465

33. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)

PG-13 | 2 hr 46 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Rated on 26 Feb 2012

Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.

Director: David Fincher | Stars: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Tilda Swinton, Julia Ormond

Votes: 546,986

34. Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)

PG-13 | 1 hr 30 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

Rated on 26 Feb 2012

Ace Ventura, Pet Detective, returns from a spiritual quest to investigate the disappearance of a rare white bat, the sacred animal of a tribe in Africa.

Director: Steve Oedekerk | Stars: Jim Carrey, Ian McNeice, Simon Callow, Maynard Eziashi

Votes: 190,408

35. Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)

PG-13 | 1 hr 26 min | Comedy

Rated on 26 Feb 2012

A goofy detective specializing in animals goes in search of the missing mascot of the Miami Dolphins.

Director: Tom Shadyac | Stars: Jim Carrey, Courteney Cox, Sean Young, Tone Loc

Votes: 258,802

36. Tropical Fish (1995)

1 hr 47 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 21 Feb 2012

Young boy, Ah-Jiang, a school failure and day dreamer witnesses the kidnapping of a child. After being taken hostage by a corrupt family, he begins an unusual adventure away from home.

Director: Yu-Hsun Chen | Stars: Akio Chen, Yi-fan Chen, Hsiao-fan Fan, Pi-tung Lien

Votes: 307

37. Happy End (1967)

1 hr 11 min | Comedy, Crime

Rated on 21 Feb 2012

A dark comedy about a murder and its consequences presented in a backwards manner, where death is actually a rebirth. The film starts with an "execution" of the main protagonist and goes ... See full summary »

Director: Oldrich Lipský | Stars: Vladimír Mensík, Jaroslava Obermaierová, Josef Abrhám, Bohus Záhorský

Votes: 904

38. Donnie Darko (2001)

R | 1 hr 53 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Rated on 16 Feb 2012

A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a man in a large rabbit suit who manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after he narrowly escapes a bizarre accident.

Director: Richard Kelly | Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jena Malone, Mary McDonnell, Holmes Osborne

Votes: 705,349

39. Crisis (1946)

Not Rated | 1 hr 33 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 15 Feb 2012

A small-town piano teacher is shocked by the arrival of her foster daughter's real mother, whose young lover soon follows and causes further disruption.

Director: Ingmar Bergman | Stars: Inga Landgré, Stig Olin, Marianne Löfgren, Dagny Lind

Votes: 2,116

40. Man with a Movie Camera (1929)

Not Rated | 1 hr 8 min | Documentary, Music

Rated on 15 Feb 2012

A man travels around a city with a camera slung over his shoulder, documenting urban life with dazzling invention.

Director: Dziga Vertov | Star: Mikhail Kaufman

Votes: 20,129

41. The Runner (1984)

1 hr 34 min | Drama

Rated on 14 Feb 2012

After enrolling in a school, an impoverished boy finds conflict with his classmates and decides to compete to earn their respect.

Director: Amir Naderi | Stars: Madjid Niroumand, Abbas Nazeri, Musa Torkizadeh

Votes: 1,400

42. Blackboards (2000)

1 hr 28 min | Drama, War

Rated on 13 Feb 2012

Itinerant Kurdish teachers, carrying blackboards on their backs, look for students in the hills and villages of Iran, near the Iraqi border during the Iran-Iraq war. Said falls in with a ... See full summary »

Director: Samira Makhmalbaf | Stars: Said Mohamadi, Behnaz Jafari, Bahman Ghobadi, Mohamad Karim Rahmati

Votes: 2,358

43. Gummo (1997)

R | 1 hr 29 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 11 Feb 2012

Lonely residents of a tornado-stricken Ohio town wander the deserted landscape trying to fulfill their boring, nihilistic lives.

Director: Harmony Korine | Stars: Nick Sutton, Jacob Sewell, Lara Tosh, Jacob Reynolds

Votes: 29,668

44. Lost in Translation (2003)

R | 1 hr 42 min | Drama

Rated on 11 Feb 2012

A faded movie star and a neglected young woman form an unlikely bond after crossing paths in Tokyo.

Director: Sofia Coppola | Stars: Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Giovanni Ribisi, Anna Faris

Votes: 378,885

45. A Town Called Panic (2009)

Not Rated | 1 hr 15 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 11 Feb 2012

Cowboy and Indian's only wish was to come up with a brilliant idea for Mr Horse's birthday, but when their plan ends up in utter disaster, they'll need to travel the world and back to make things right again.

Directors: Stéphane Aubier, Vincent Patar | Stars: Stéphane Aubier, Jeanne Balibar, Nicolas Buysse, François De Brigode

Votes: 7,075

46. The Seven Year Itch (1955)

Not Rated | 1 hr 45 min | Comedy, Romance

Rated on 11 Feb 2012

When his family goes away for the summer, a hitherto faithful husband with an overactive imagination is tempted by a beautiful neighbor.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Marilyn Monroe, Tom Ewell, Evelyn Keyes, Sonny Tufts

Votes: 31,309

47. Tokyo Godfathers (2003)

PG-13 | 1 hr 32 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 11 Feb 2012

On Christmas Eve, three homeless people living on the streets of Tokyo find a newborn baby among the trash and set out to find its parents.

Directors: Satoshi Kon, Shôgo Furuya | Stars: Tôru Emori, Yoshiaki Umegaki, Aya Okamoto, Shôzô Îzuka

Votes: 27,034

48. Hour of the Wolf (1968)

Not Rated | 1 hr 30 min | Drama, Horror

Rated on 11 Feb 2012

While vacationing on a remote Scandanavian island with his younger pregnant wife, an artist has an emotional breakdown while confronting his repressed desires.

Director: Ingmar Bergman | Stars: Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann, Gertrud Fridh, Georg Rydeberg

Votes: 16,335

49. The Apple (1998)

1 hr 26 min | Drama

Rated on 11 Feb 2012

After twelve years of imprisonment by their own parents, two sisters are finally released by social workers to face the outside world for the first time.

Director: Samira Makhmalbaf | Stars: Massoumeh Naderi, Zahra Naderi, Ghorban Ali Naderi, Azizeh Mohamadi

Votes: 2,075

50. After Hours (1985)

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

Rated on 02 Feb 2012

An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho who he met that evening at a coffee shop.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Griffin Dunne, Rosanna Arquette, Verna Bloom, Tommy Chong

Votes: 50,957