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

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

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

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: 248,998

2. Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

PG | 2 hr 1 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.

Director: George Lucas | Stars: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Alec Guinness

Votes: 1,049,078

3. The Wizard of Oz (1939)

PG | 1 hr 42 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home in Kansas and help her friends as well.

Directors: Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Mervyn LeRoy, Norman Taurog, King Vidor | Stars: Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr

Votes: 331,510

4. Eight Men Out (1988)

PG | 1 hr 59 min | Drama, History, Sport

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

A dramatization of the Black Sox scandal when the underpaid Chicago White Sox accepted bribes to deliberately lose the 1919 World Series.

Director: John Sayles | Stars: John Cusack, Clifton James, Michael Lerner, Christopher Lloyd

Votes: 16,363

5. Fargo (1996)

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

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

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: 525,425

6. Dogma (1999)

R | 2 hr 10 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

An abortion clinic worker with a special heritage is called upon to save the existence of humanity from being negated by two renegade angels trying to exploit a loop-hole and reenter Heaven.

Director: Kevin Smith | Stars: Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Linda Fiorentino, Bud Cort

Votes: 192,604

7. Back to the Future (1985)

PG | 1 hr 56 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover

Votes: 857,088

8. Star Trek: First Contact (1996)

PG-13 | 1 hr 51 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

The Borg travel back in time intent on preventing Earth's first contact with an alien species. Captain Picard and his crew pursue them to ensure that Zefram Cochrane makes his maiden flight reaching warp speed.

Director: Jonathan Frakes | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton

Votes: 105,784

9. Terminator 2 (1991)

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

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

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: 846,547

10. Aliens (1986)

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

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

Ellen Ripley is rescued by a deep salvage team after being in hypersleep for 57 years. The moon that the Nostromo visited has been colonized, but contact is lost. This time, colonial marines have impressive firepower, but will that be enough?

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

Votes: 563,519

11. Gone with the Wind (1939)

G | 3 hr 58 min | Drama, History, Romance

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

A manipulative woman and a roguish man conduct a turbulent romance during the American Civil War and Reconstruction periods.

Directors: Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Sam Wood | Stars: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Thomas Mitchell, Barbara O'Neil

Votes: 247,889

12. Twelve Monkeys (1995)

R | 2 hr 9 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

In a future world devastated by disease, a convict is sent back in time to gather information about the man-made virus that wiped out most of the human population on the planet.

Director: Terry Gilliam | Stars: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, Joseph Melito

Votes: 519,116

13. Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)

R | 1 hr 30 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

A group of Southern California high school students are enjoying their most important subjects: sex, drugs, and rock n' roll.

Director: Amy Heckerling | Stars: Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judge Reinhold, Robert Romanus

Votes: 79,845

14. The Blues Brothers (1980)

R | 2 hr 13 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

Jake Blues, just out from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and brother Elwood were raised.

Director: John Landis | Stars: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Cab Calloway, John Candy

Votes: 158,071

15. Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)

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

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

The Bride wakens from a four-year coma. The child she carried in her womb is gone. Now she must wreak vengeance on the team of assassins who betrayed her - a team she was once part of.

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

Votes: 842,790

16. Police Academy (1984)

R | 1 hr 36 min | Comedy

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

A group of good-hearted, but incompetent misfits enter the police academy, but the instructors there are not going to put up with their pranks.

Director: Hugh Wilson | Stars: Steve Guttenberg, G.W. Bailey, Kim Cattrall, Bubba Smith

Votes: 98,089

17. Dracula (1992)

R | 2 hr 8 min | Horror

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

The centuries old vampire Count Dracula comes to England to seduce his barrister Jonathan Harker's fiancée Mina Murray and inflict havoc in the foreign land.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Anthony Hopkins, Keanu Reeves

Votes: 161,759

18. Reservoir Dogs (1992)

R | 1 hr 39 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

After a simple jewelry heist goes terribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant.

Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Chris Penn

Votes: 768,183

19. Back to the Future Part II (1989)

PG | 1 hr 48 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985...without interfering with his first trip.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Thomas F. Wilson

Votes: 392,677

20. Gone Baby Gone (2007)

R | 1 hr 54 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

Two Boston area detectives investigate a little girl's kidnapping, which ultimately turns into a crisis both professionally and personally.

Director: Ben Affleck | Stars: Morgan Freeman, Ed Harris, Casey Affleck, Michelle Monaghan

Votes: 220,350

21. Erin Brockovich (2000)

R | 2 hr 11 min | Biography, Drama

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

An unemployed single mother becomes a legal assistant and almost single-handedly brings down a California power company accused of polluting a city's water supply.

Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Julia Roberts, Albert Finney, David Brisbin, Dawn Didawick

Votes: 149,923

22. Batman Forever (1995)

PG-13 | 2 hr 1 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

Batman must battle former district attorney Harvey Dent, who is now Two-Face and Edward Nygma, The Riddler with help from an amorous psychologist and a young circus acrobat who becomes his sidekick, Robin.

Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Val Kilmer, Tommy Lee Jones, Jim Carrey, Nicole Kidman

Votes: 209,751

23. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

PG | 1 hr 55 min | Action, Adventure

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman, John Rhys-Davies

Votes: 754,444

24. Airplane! (1980)

PG | 1 hr 28 min | Comedy

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

A man afraid to fly must ensure that a plane lands safely after the pilots become sick.

Directors: Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker | Stars: Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Leslie Nielsen, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Votes: 179,825

25. The Princess Bride (1987)

PG | 1 hr 38 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride.

Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright, Chris Sarandon

Votes: 335,767

26. The Matrix (1999)

R | 2 hr 16 min | Action, Sci-Fi

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers.

Directors: Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving

Votes: 1,395,773

27. V for Vendetta (2005)

R | 2 hr 12 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

In a future British tyranny, a shadowy freedom fighter, known only by the alias of "V", plots to overthrow it with the help of a young woman.

Director: James McTeigue | Stars: Hugo Weaving, Natalie Portman, Rupert Graves, Stephen Rea

Votes: 900,036

28. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

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

Rated on 08 Nov 2013

When Dr. Henry Jones, Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Dr. Henry "Indiana" Jones, Jr. must follow in his father's footsteps to stop the Nazis from getting their hands on the Holy Grail first.

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

Votes: 591,398

29. Envy (2004)

PG-13 | 1 hr 39 min | Comedy

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

A man becomes increasingly jealous of his friend's newfound success.

Director: Barry Levinson | Stars: Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Rachel Weisz, Amy Poehler

Votes: 27,947

30. Pan's Labyrinth (2006)

R | 1 hr 58 min | Drama, Fantasy, War

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

In the falangist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world.

Director: Guillermo del Toro | Stars: Ivana Baquero, Ariadna Gil, Sergi López, Maribel Verdú

Votes: 537,761

31. The Parent Trap (1961)

G | 2 hr 9 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

Teenage twin sisters swap places and scheme to reunite their divorced parents.

Director: David Swift | Stars: Hayley Mills, Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith, Charles Ruggles

Votes: 16,004

32. The Beastmaster (1982)

PG | 1 hr 58 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

A sword-and-sorcery fantasy about a young man's search for revenge. Armed with supernatural powers, the handsome hero and his animal allies wage war against marauding forces.

Director: Don Coscarelli | Stars: Marc Singer, Tanya Roberts, Rip Torn, John Amos

Votes: 17,246

33. Mary Poppins (1964)

G | 2 hr 19 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

In turn of the century London, a magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.

Director: Robert Stevenson | Stars: Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, David Tomlinson, Glynis Johns

Votes: 124,063

34. A Fish Called Wanda (1988)

R | 1 hr 48 min | Comedy, Crime

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

In London, four very different people team up to commit armed robbery, then try to doublecross each other for the loot.

Directors: Charles Crichton, John Cleese | Stars: John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, Michael Palin

Votes: 116,883

35. Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)

PG-13 | 1 hr 29 min | Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

A 1960s hipster secret agent is brought out of cryofreeze to oppose his greatest enemy in the 1990s, where his social attitudes are glaringly out of place.

Director: Jay Roach | Stars: Mike Myers, Elizabeth Hurley, Michael York, Mimi Rogers

Votes: 197,632

36. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

PG-13 | 2 hr 58 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle-earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom, Sean Bean

Votes: 1,405,317

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

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

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

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: 1,386,541

38. American History X (1998)

R | 1 hr 59 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

A former neo-nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did.

Director: Tony Kaye | Stars: Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly D'Angelo, Jennifer Lien

Votes: 892,149

39. North by Northwest (1959)

Not Rated | 2 hr 16 min | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason, Jessie Royce Landis

Votes: 253,048

40. Wild Wild West (1999)

PG-13 | 1 hr 46 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

The two best hired guns in the West must save President Grant from the clutches of a nineteenth-century inventor-villain.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Will Smith, Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh, Salma Hayek

Votes: 139,644

41. The Mist (2007)

R | 2 hr 6 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

A freak storm unleashes a species of bloodthirsty creatures on a small town, where a small band of citizens hole up in a supermarket and fight for their lives.

Director: Frank Darabont | Stars: Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden, Laurie Holden, Andre Braugher

Votes: 247,581

42. Hot Fuzz (2007)

R | 2 hr 1 min | Action, Comedy

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

A skilled London police officer is transferred to a small town that's harbouring a dark secret.

Director: Edgar Wright | Stars: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Martin Freeman, Bill Nighy

Votes: 398,501

43. Spaceballs (1987)

PG | 1 hr 36 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

Planet Spaceballs' President Skroob sends Lord Dark Helmet to steal planet Druidia's abundant supply of air to replenish their own, and only Lone Starr can stop them.

Director: Mel Brooks | Stars: Mel Brooks, John Candy, Rick Moranis, Bill Pullman

Votes: 150,864

44. Men in Black (1997)

PG-13 | 1 hr 38 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

A police officer joins a secret organization that polices and monitors extraterrestrial interactions on Earth.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith, Linda Fiorentino, Vincent D'Onofrio

Votes: 449,466

45. Waiting for Guffman (1996)

R | 1 hr 24 min | Comedy

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

An aspiring director and the marginally talented amateur cast of a hokey small-town Missouri musical production go overboard when they learn that someone from Broadway will be in attendance.

Director: Christopher Guest | Stars: Christopher Guest, Fred Willard, Catherine O'Hara, Parker Posey

Votes: 24,001

46. RoboCop (1987)

R | 1 hr 42 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

In a dystopic and crime-ridden Detroit, a terminally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg haunted by submerged memories.

Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Dan O'Herlihy, Ronny Cox

Votes: 202,497

47. In & Out (1997)

PG-13 | 1 hr 30 min | Comedy, Romance

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

A midwestern teacher questions his sexuality after a former student makes a comment about him at the Academy Awards.

Director: Frank Oz | Stars: Kevin Kline, Joan Cusack, Tom Selleck, Matt Dillon

Votes: 34,640

48. Angel (1999–2004)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

The vampire Angel, cursed with a soul, moves to Los Angeles and aids people with supernatural-related problems while questing for his own redemption.

Stars: David Boreanaz, Charisma Carpenter, Alexis Denisof, J. August Richards

Votes: 56,324

49. Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985)

PG | 1 hr 31 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

When eccentric man-child Pee-Wee Herman gets his beloved bike stolen in broad daylight, he sets out across the U.S. on the adventure of his life.

Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Paul Reubens, Elizabeth Daily, Mark Holton, Diane Salinger

Votes: 44,620

50. Jurassic Park (1993)

PG-13 | 2 hr 7 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough

Votes: 718,854

51. Chicken Run (2000)

G | 1 hr 24 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 07 Nov 2013

When a cockerel apparently flies into a chicken farm, the chickens see him as an opportunity to escape their evil owners.

Directors: Peter Lord, Nick Park | Stars: Mel Gibson, Julia Sawalha, Phil Daniels, Lynn Ferguson

Votes: 155,254

52. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

PG-13 | 2 hr 59 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy