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1. The Captive (I) (2014)

R | 1 hr 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 21 Oct 2020

Eight years after the disappearance of Cassandra, some disturbing incidents seem to indicate that she's still alive. Police, parents and Cassandra herself, will try to unravel the mystery of her disappearance.

Director: Atom Egoyan | Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Scott Speedman, Rosario Dawson, Mireille Enos

Votes: 30,340

2. Little Fires Everywhere (2020)

TV-MA | 7 hr 43 min | Drama

Rated on 18 Oct 2020

Based on Celeste Ng's 2017 bestseller, "Little Fires Everywhere" follows the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives.

Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Kerry Washington, Rosemarie DeWitt, Lexi Underwood

Votes: 21,942

3. Sharp Objects (2018)

TV-MA | 7 hr 1 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 18 Oct 2020

A reporter confronts the psychological demons from her past when she returns to her hometown to cover a violent murder.

Stars: Amy Adams, Patricia Clarkson, Chris Messina, Eliza Scanlen

Votes: 66,214

4. Wall Street (1987)

R | 2 hr 6 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 18 Oct 2020

A young and impatient stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider who takes the youth under his wing.

Director: Oliver Stone | Stars: Charlie Sheen, Michael Douglas, Tamara Tunie, Franklin Cover

Votes: 141,548

5. Basic Instinct (1992)

R | 2 hr 7 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Rated on 18 Oct 2020

A violent police detective investigates a brutal murder that might involve a manipulative and seductive novelist.

Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Michael Douglas, Sharon Stone, George Dzundza, Jeanne Tripplehorn

Votes: 173,464

6. Bombshell (I) (2019)

R | 1 hr 49 min | Biography, Drama

Rated on 02 Oct 2020

A group of women take on Fox News head Roger Ailes and the toxic atmosphere he presided over at the network.

Director: Jay Roach | Stars: Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie, John Lithgow

Votes: 76,567

7. Primal Fear (1996)

R | 2 hr 9 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 01 Oct 2020

An altar boy is accused of murdering a priest, and the truth is buried several layers deep.

Director: Gregory Hoblit | Stars: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Edward Norton, John Mahoney

Votes: 184,814

8. Jojo Rabbit (2019)

PG-13 | 1 hr 48 min | Comedy, Drama, War

Rated on 29 Sep 2020

A young boy in Hitler's army finds out his mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their home.

Director: Taika Waititi | Stars: Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Scarlett Johansson, Taika Waititi

Votes: 269,937

9. Murder by Death (1976)

PG | 1 hr 35 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve an even stranger mystery.

Director: Robert Moore | Stars: Peter Falk, Alec Guinness, Peter Sellers, Eileen Brennan

Votes: 33,431

10. Blood Simple (1984)

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

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

The owner of a seedy small-town Texas bar discovers that one of his employees is having an affair with his wife. A chaotic chain of misunderstandings, lies and mischief ensues after he devises a plot to have them murdered.

Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen | Stars: John Getz, Frances McDormand, Dan Hedaya, M. Emmet Walsh

Votes: 86,214

11. Gilda (1946)

Not Rated | 1 hr 50 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Romance

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

A small-time gambler hired to work in a Buenos Aires casino discovers his employer's new wife is his former lover.

Director: Charles Vidor | Stars: Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, George Macready, Joseph Calleia

Votes: 27,482

12. Up (2009)

PG | 1 hr 36 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

78-year-old Carl Fredricksen travels to Paradise Falls in his house equipped with balloons, inadvertently taking a young stowaway.

Directors: Pete Docter, Bob Peterson | Stars: Edward Asner, Jordan Nagai, John Ratzenberger, Christopher Plummer

Votes: 919,162

13. School of Rock (2003)

PG-13 | 1 hr 49 min | Comedy, Music

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

After being kicked out of his rock band, Dewey Finn becomes a substitute teacher of an uptight elementary private school, only to try and turn his class into a rock band.

Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Jack Black, Mike White, Joan Cusack, Adam Pascal

Votes: 264,601

14. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Approved | 1 hr 31 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

Showgirls Lorelei Lee and Dorothy Shaw travel to Paris, pursued by a private detective hired by the suspicious father of Lorelei's fiancé, as well as a rich, enamored old man and many other doting admirers.

Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe, Charles Coburn, Elliott Reid

Votes: 31,120

15. The Warriors (1979)

R | 1 hr 32 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

In the near future, a charismatic leader summons the street gangs of New York City in a bid to take it over. When he is killed, The Warriors are falsely blamed and now must fight their way home while every other gang is hunting them down.

Director: Walter Hill | Stars: Michael Beck, James Remar, Dorsey Wright, Brian Tyler

Votes: 92,511

16. The Prestige (2006)

PG-13 | 2 hr 10 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

After a tragic accident, two stage magicians engage in a battle to create the ultimate illusion while sacrificing everything they have to outwit each other.

Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Christian Bale, Hugh Jackman, Scarlett Johansson, Michael Caine

Votes: 1,167,063

17. Young Frankenstein (1974)

PG | 1 hr 46 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

An American grandson of the infamous scientist, struggling to prove that his grandfather was not as insane as people believe, is invited to Transylvania, where he discovers the process that reanimates a dead body.

Director: Mel Brooks | Stars: Gene Wilder, Madeline Kahn, Marty Feldman, Peter Boyle

Votes: 141,595

18. Point Break (1991)

R | 2 hr 2 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

An F.B.I. Agent goes undercover to catch a gang of surfers who may be bank robbers.

Director: Kathryn Bigelow | Stars: Patrick Swayze, Keanu Reeves, Gary Busey, Lori Petty

Votes: 155,074

19. The Graduate (1967)

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

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

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: 251,153

20. The Blues Brothers (1980)

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

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

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

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

Votes: 180,232

21. The Crossing Guard (1995)

R | 1 hr 51 min | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

Freddy Gale is a seedy jeweller who has sworn to kill the drunk driver who killed his little girl.

Director: Sean Penn | Stars: Jack Nicholson, David Morse, Anjelica Huston, Robin Wright

Votes: 12,615

22. Three Days of the Condor (1975)

R | 1 hr 57 min | Mystery, Thriller

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

A bookish CIA researcher finds all his co-workers dead, and must outwit those responsible until he figures out who he can really trust.

Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Cliff Robertson, Max von Sydow

Votes: 47,348

23. The Party (1968)

PG | 1 hr 39 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

A clerical mistake results in a bumbling Indian film star being invited to an exclusive Hollywood party instead of being fired.

Director: Blake Edwards | Stars: Peter Sellers, Claudine Longet, Natalia Borisova, Jean Carson

Votes: 37,453

24. A Serious Man (2009)

R | 1 hr 46 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

Larry Gopnik, a Midwestern physics teacher, watches his life unravel over multiple sudden incidents. Though seeking meaning and answers amidst his turmoils, he seems to keep sinking.

Directors: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen | Stars: Michael Stuhlbarg, Richard Kind, Sari Lennick, Fred Melamed

Votes: 131,875

25. Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)

R | 1 hr 54 min | Action, Drama, History

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his dominion is complete, including the royal family itself.

Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Li Gong, Jay Chou, Ye Liu

Votes: 41,916

26. Fracture (2007)

R | 1 hr 53 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

An attorney intending on climbing the career ladder toward success finds an unlikely opponent in a manipulative criminal he is trying to prosecute.

Director: Gregory Hoblit | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Ryan Gosling, David Strathairn, Rosamund Pike

Votes: 184,708

27. Transamerica (2005)

R | 1 hr 43 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

A preoperative transgender woman takes an unexpected journey when she learns that she fathered a son, now a teenage runaway hustling on the streets of New York.

Director: Duncan Tucker | Stars: Felicity Huffman, Kevin Zegers, Fionnula Flanagan, Andrea James

Votes: 40,098

28. Blow Out (1981)

R | 1 hr 48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

A movie sound recordist accidentally records the evidence that proves that a car accident was actually murder and consequently finds himself in danger.

Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: John Travolta, Nancy Allen, John Lithgow, Dennis Franz

Votes: 43,582

29. Cabaret (1972)

PG | 2 hr 4 min | Drama, Musical

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

A female girlie club entertainer in Weimar Republic era Berlin romances two men while the Nazi Party rises to power around them.

Director: Bob Fosse | Stars: Liza Minnelli, Michael York, Helmut Griem, Joel Grey

Votes: 47,608

30. An American in Rome (1954)

1 hr 34 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

Nando Moriconi is a young Italian living in Rome. He is fond for everything coming from the United States. He tries to speak American-English, to wear clothes he thinks Americans wear, to ... See full summary »

Director: Steno | Stars: Alberto Sordi, Maria Pia Casilio, Ilse Peterson, Anita Durante

Votes: 1,550

31. Zelig (1983)

PG | 1 hr 19 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

"Documentary" about a man who can look and act like whoever he's around, and meets various famous people.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Patrick Horgan, John Buckwalter

Votes: 39,442

32. Into the Wild (2007)

R | 2 hr 28 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.

Director: Sean Penn | Stars: Emile Hirsch, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener, Marcia Gay Harden

Votes: 564,513

33. Kung Fu Panda (2008)

PG | 1 hr 32 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

The Dragon Warrior has to clash against the savage Tai Lung as China's fate hangs in the balance. However, the Dragon Warrior mantle is supposedly mistaken to be bestowed upon an obese panda who is a novice in martial arts.

Directors: Mark Osborne, John Stevenson | Stars: Jack Black, Ian McShane, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman

Votes: 412,903

34. Play It Again, Sam (1972)

PG | 1 hr 25 min | Comedy, Romance

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

A neurotic film critic obsessed with the movie Casablanca (1942) attempts to get over his wife leaving him by dating again with the help of a married couple and his illusory idol, Humphrey Bogart.

Director: Herbert Ross | Stars: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Tony Roberts, Jerry Lacy

Votes: 24,346

35. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)

PG | 1 hr 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

A local scientist is often regarded as a failure until he invents a machine that can make food fall from the sky. But little does he know, that things are about to take a turn for the worst.

Directors: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller | Stars: Anna Faris, Bill Hader, Bruce Campbell, James Caan

Votes: 201,781

36. X2: X-Men United (2003)

PG-13 | 2 hr 14 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

When anti-mutant Colonel William Stryker kidnaps Professor X and attacks his school, the X-Men must ally with their archenemy Magneto to stop him.

Director: Bryan Singer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry, Ian McKellen

Votes: 506,631

37. Thank You for Smoking (2005)

R | 1 hr 32 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

Satirical comedy follows the machinations of Big Tobacco's chief spokesman, Nick Naylor, who spins on behalf of cigarettes while trying to remain a role model for his twelve-year-old son.

Director: Jason Reitman | Stars: Aaron Eckhart, Cameron Bright, Maria Bello, Joan Lunden

Votes: 211,633

38. Sleeper (1973)

PG | 1 hr 29 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

A nerdish store owner is revived out of cryostasis into a future world to fight an oppressive government.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, John Beck, Mary Gregory

Votes: 39,442

39. X-Men (2000)

PG-13 | 1 hr 44 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

In a world where mutants (evolved super-powered humans) exist and are discriminated against, two groups form for an inevitable clash: the supremacist Brotherhood, and the pacifist X-Men.

Director: Bryan Singer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Famke Janssen

Votes: 564,867

40. The Brothers Grimm (2005)

PG-13 | 1 hr 58 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

Will and Jake Grimm are traveling con-artists who encounter a genuine fairy-tale curse which requires true courage instead of their usual bogus exorcisms.

Director: Terry Gilliam | Stars: Matt Damon, Heath Ledger, Monica Bellucci, Petr Ratimec

Votes: 115,209

41. Lost in Translation (2003)

R | 1 hr 42 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

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: 407,480

42. City Lights (1931)

G | 1 hr 27 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

With the aid of a wealthy erratic tippler, a dewy-eyed tramp who has fallen in love with a sightless flower girl accumulates money to be able to help her medically.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Virginia Cherrill, Florence Lee, Harry Myers

Votes: 164,577

43. Toy Story 3 (2010)

G | 1 hr 43 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

The toys are mistakenly delivered to a day-care center instead of the attic right before Andy leaves for college, and it's up to Woody to convince the other toys that they weren't abandoned and to return home.

Director: Lee Unkrich | Stars: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack, Ned Beatty

Votes: 745,449

44. Harold and Maude (1971)

PG | 1 hr 31 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

Young, rich, and obsessed with death, Harold finds himself changed forever when he meets lively septuagenarian Maude at a funeral.

Director: Hal Ashby | Stars: Ruth Gordon, Bud Cort, Vivian Pickles, Cyril Cusack

Votes: 69,947

45. Bananas (1971)

PG-13 | 1 hr 22 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

When a bumbling New Yorker is dumped by his activist girlfriend, he travels to a tiny Latin American nation and becomes involved in its latest rebellion.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Woody Allen, Louise Lasser, Carlos Montalbán, Nati Abascal

Votes: 33,621

46. All That Jazz (1979)

R | 2 hr 3 min | Drama, Music, Musical

Rated on 25 Sep 2020

Director/choreographer Bob Fosse tells his own life story as he details the sordid career of Joe Gideon, a womanizing, drug-using dancer.

Director: Bob Fosse | Stars: Roy Scheider, Jessica Lange, Ann Reinking, Leland Palmer

Votes: 27,608

47. 500 Days of Summer (2009)

PG-13 | 1 hr 35 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance