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1. Taxi Driver (1976)

R | 114 min | Crime, Drama

8.3
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94 Metascore

A mentally unstable veteran works as a nighttime taxi driver in New York City, where the perceived decadence and sleaze fuels his urge for violent action by attempting to liberate a presidential campaign worker and an underage prostitute.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Cybill Shepherd, Albert Brooks

Votes: 660,734 | Gross: $28.26M

2. Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi (2017)

PG-13 | 152 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.1
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85 Metascore

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares for battle with the First Order.

Director: Rian Johnson | Stars: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher

Votes: 482,422 | Gross: $620.18M

3. Suspiria (I) (2018)

R | 152 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

6.8
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64 Metascore

A darkness swirls at the center of a world-renowned dance company, one that will engulf the artistic director, an ambitious young dancer, and a grieving psychotherapist. Some will succumb to the nightmare. Others will finally wake up.

Director: Luca Guadagnino | Stars: Chloë Grace Moretz, Tilda Swinton, Doris Hick, Malgorzata Bela

Votes: 46,502 | Gross: $2.47M

4. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

Not Rated | 130 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

8.6
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89 Metascore

An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 366,478

5. What Happened to Monday (2017)

TV-MA | 123 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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47 Metascore

In a world where families are limited to one child due to overpopulation, a set of identical septuplets must avoid being put to a long sleep by the government and dangerous infighting while investigating the disappearance of one of their own.

Director: Tommy Wirkola | Stars: Noomi Rapace, Glenn Close, Willem Dafoe, Marwan Kenzari

Votes: 89,497

6. Metropolis (1927)

Not Rated | 153 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

8.3
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98 Metascore

In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences.

Director: Fritz Lang | Stars: Brigitte Helm, Alfred Abel, Gustav Fröhlich, Rudolf Klein-Rogge

Votes: 148,266 | Gross: $1.24M

7. Death Wish (1974)

R | 93 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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51 Metascore

A New York City architect becomes a one-man vigilante squad after his wife is murdered by street punks in which he randomly goes out and kills would-be muggers on the mean streets after dark.

Director: Michael Winner | Stars: Charles Bronson, Hope Lange, Vincent Gardenia, Steven Keats

Votes: 32,936 | Gross: $22.00M

8. Arthdal Chronicles (2019– )

80 min | Drama, Fantasy, History

8.1
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Arthdal Chronicles depicts the birth of civilization and nations in ancient times. It is a story of mythical heroes, their struggle, unity and love of people living in a virtual land called Arth.

Stars: Joong-Ki Song, Ji-won Kim, Dong-Gun Jang, Ok-bin Kim

Votes: 1,368

9. Pine Gap (2018)

TV-MA | 360 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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Set in the intensely secretive world of intelligence and the enigmatic US/Australia joint defence facility in central Australia, the spy-thriller Pine Gap delves into the famously strong alliance between the two countries.

Stars: Parker Sawyers, Jacqueline McKenzie, Steve Toussaint, Tess Haubrich

Votes: 2,919

10. Ghoul (2018– )

TV-MA | 45 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.1
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In a totalitarian near-future India, a mysterious prisoner is sent to a remote military interrogation center where he turns the tables on his captors by exposing their most shameful secrets and unleashing a demon from Arabic folklore.

Stars: Radhika Apte, Manav Kaul, Rohit Pathak, Ratnabali Bhattacharjee

Votes: 10,577

11. The Wild Geese (1978)

R | 134 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.8
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A British banker hires a group of British mercenaries to rescue a deposed African President from the hands of a corrupt African dictator.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Richard Burton, Roger Moore, Richard Harris, Hardy Krüger

Votes: 10,925

12. Rookie Historian Goo Hae-Ryung (2019– )

35 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.1
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Set in the early 19th century. Goo Hae Ryung works as a historian. Female historians like Goo Hae Ryung are generally looked down upon because of their gender. Yet, Goo Hae Ryung fulfills ... See full summary »

Stars: Se-Kyung Shin, Eun-Woo Cha, Ji-Hoon Lee, Gi-woong Park

Votes: 329

13. Medium Cool (1969)

R | 111 min | Drama

7.3
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87 Metascore

A TV news reporter finds himself becoming personally involved in the violence that erupts around the 1968 Democratic National Convention.

Director: Haskell Wexler | Stars: Robert Forster, Verna Bloom, Peter Bonerz, Marianna Hill

Votes: 3,506 | Gross: $0.78M

14. A Boy. A Girl. A Dream. (2018)

R | 89 min | Romance

4.7
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65 Metascore

On the night of the 2016 Presidential election, Cass, an L.A. club promoter, takes a thrilling and emotional journey with Frida, a Midwestern visitor. She challenges him to revisit his broken dreams - while he pushes her to discover hers.

Director: Qasim Basir | Stars: Omari Hardwick, Meagan Good, Jay Ellis, Dijon Talton

Votes: 282 | Gross: $0.10M

15. Chief of Staff (2019– )

60 min | Drama

7.6
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As a chief of staff in the National Assembly, Jang Tae-jun influences power behind the scenes while pursuing his own ambitions to rise to the top.

Stars: Jung-jae Lee, Min-a Shin, Elliya Lee, Dong-jun Kim

Votes: 129

16. George Wallace (1997)

TV-14 | 178 min | Biography, Drama

7.1
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Following Alabama governor George Wallace through segregation, presidential elections, an assassination attempt and personal trauma.

Stars: Gary Sinise, Mare Winningham, Clarence Williams III, Joe Don Baker

Votes: 1,200

17. Aga's House (2019)

107 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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A young boy living in a house of women must hurry to save a woman who is teaching him Serbian, so that he can continue the search for his missing father.

Director: Lendita Zeqiraj | Stars: Arti Lokaj, Rozafa Celaj, Adriana Matoshi, Basri Lushtaku

Votes: 393

18. Aelita: Queen of Mars (1924)

Not Rated | 111 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

6.5
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A mysterious radio message is beamed around the world, and among the engineers who receive it are Los, the hero, and his colleague Spiridonov. Los is an individualist dreamer. Aelita is the... See full summary »

Director: Yakov Protazanov | Stars: Yuliya Solntseva, Igor Ilyinsky, Nikolai Tsereteli, Nikolay Batalov

Votes: 2,183

19. With Open Arms (2017)

92 min | Comedy

5.4
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A French intellectual who writes about living with an open-mind struggles to live up to his words when a Romani family begins camping on his front yard.

Director: Philippe de Chauveron | Stars: Christian Clavier, Ary Abittan, Elsa Zylberstein, Cyril Lecomte

Votes: 2,233

20. I... For Icarus (1979)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Conspiracy thriller inspired by the conspiracy theories surrounding the assassination of JFK. After a fictional president is assassinated, a determined, tough prosecutor investigates the emerging conspiracy behind it.

Director: Henri Verneuil | Stars: Yves Montand, Michel Albertini, Roland Amstutz, Jean-Pierre Bagot

Votes: 3,299

21. The Crowned Clown (2019)

80 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.5
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The story takes place in Joseon period, when power struggles surrounding the throne had reached extreme levels. In order to escape those who plan to assassinate him, the King puts a clown, who looks exactly like him, on the throne.

Stars: Jin-gu Yeo, Se-yeong Lee, Sang-kyung Kim, Hae-hyo Kwon

Votes: 163

22. My Friend Fela (2019)

94 min | Documentary

7.5
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My Friend Fela provides a new perspective on the Nigerian musician Fela Kuti, in order to counter the most often portrayed narrative of Fela "as an eccentric African pop idol of the ghetto"... See full summary »

Director: Joel Zito Araújo

Votes: 16

23. Two Mothers (2019)

60 min | Documentary

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Two Mothers is a poetic, impressionistic film that invites you to reconsider established cultural concepts. An East German and a Vietnamese family enter into a borderless relationship to ... See full summary »

Director: Ela Roth

24. President Super Star (2019)

Comedy, Drama

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The story spiced with humor and wit, revolves around a reality TV programme held to choose a suitable President for the country.

Director: Udayakantha Warnasuriya | Stars: Mahendra Perera, Sriyantha Mendis, Isuru Lokuhettiarachchi, W. Jayasiri

25. Haechi (2019– )

35 min | Action, Drama, History

8.2
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Set during the Joseon Dynasty period, four people from different walks of life come together to make Prince Lee Geum the King and reform the Saheonbu. The four people are Lee Geum, Yeo Ji, Park Moon Soo, and Dal Moon.

Stars: Il-Woo Jung, Kwon Yul, Park Hoon, Kyeong-yeong Lee

Votes: 82

26. Reg (2016 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 89 min | Drama

7.0
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The story of Reg Keys who lost his son in the Iraq War and then went on to contest Tony Blair's seat at Sedgefield in the 2005 General Election.

Director: David Blair | Stars: John Ammirati, Charlie Anson, William Atkinson, Kelva Barrett

Votes: 259

27. Open Doors (1990)

R | 108 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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Tommaso Scalia is a man who commits three murders: he killed his superior who sacked him, he kills the man who replaced him, and he kills his own wife. He wants a quick trial and an early ... See full summary »

Director: Gianni Amelio | Stars: Gian Maria Volontè, Ennio Fantastichini, Renato Carpentieri, Tuccio Musumeci

Votes: 717 | Gross: $0.12M

28. Frankie Boyle's New World Order (2017– )

30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

7.5
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In an attempt to make sense of the bewildering world we live in, Frankie Boyle dissects the week's news using stand-up, review, discussion and audience interaction.

Stars: Frankie Boyle, Sara Pascoe, Miles Jupp, Katherine Ryan

Votes: 255

29. Give 'em Hell, Harry! (1975)

PG | 104 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.2
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One man show about the presidency of Harry S Truman.

Directors: Steve Binder, Peter H. Hunt | Star: James Whitmore

Votes: 412 | Gross: $11.00M

30. Katherine (1975 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 97 min | Drama

6.2
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A harrowing look at the 1960s and early 1970s through the eyes of Katherine Alman, a wealthy debutante who slowly, but inexorably spirals down into a fight for the causes that shook a ... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Kagan | Stars: Art Carney, Sissy Spacek, Henry Winkler, Julie Kavner

Votes: 285

31. The Hornet (1998)

107 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.2
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A noir love story between a Serbian girl and a mysterious young Albanian set against the backdrop of recent Balkan conflicts.

Director: Gorcin Stojanovic | Stars: Sergej Trifunovic, Mirjana Jokovic, Dragan Jovanovic, Branimir Popovic

Votes: 1,493

32. Madam President (2015– )

Drama, Thriller

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Norah Sa'ad, a deeply idealistic cabinet minister becomes the first female president of the fictional Middle Eastern country Jabalein. Following her predecessor's death and his deputy's shameful resignation.

Stars: Emad Al Muhtaseb, Rakeen Saad, Farah Al-Majali, Carmen Lebbos

33. On Hiatus with Monty Geer (2016– )

Comedy

7.3
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A single-camera comedy featuring Monty Geer and various friends who find themselves in trouble whether it's forgetting Mother's Day or selling both kidneys to buy the newest iPhone.

Stars: Monty Geer, Niko Pepaj, Sosie Bacon, Dylan Saunders

Votes: 7

34. Rudý kapitán (2016)

115 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

5.5
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Hot summer of year 1992. The world has seen the Communist Regime fall but the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia has still legitimate power. This is what happens to detective Richard Krauz (... See full summary »

Director: Michal Kollar | Stars: Maciej Stuhr, Oldrich Kaiser, Marián Geisberg, Martin Finger

Votes: 476

35. The Road Movie (2016)

67 min | Documentary

6.4
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66 Metascore

A documentary comprised entirely of footage from dashboard cameras from Russian cars.

Director: Dmitrii Kalashnikov

Votes: 721 | Gross: $0.04M

36. The Invincibles (1994)

130 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.3
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Simon, the "invincible" leader of a police special unit, becomes caught up in a complex scheme involving bribery and money-laundering, as well as an affair with the beautiful wife of a ... See full summary »

Director: Dominik Graf | Stars: Herbert Knaup, Katja Flint, Hansa Czypionka, Heinz Hoenig

Votes: 489

37. Century Hotel (2001)

R | 97 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.1
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An omnibus of seven stories, all set in the room 720 of Century Hotel, that illustrate the tense and changing nature of relationships between men and women during each of the seven decades between the 1920s and the 1990s.

Director: David Weaver | Stars: Joel Bissonnette, Lindy Booth, Albert Chung, Colm Feore

Votes: 516

38. The Year I Did Nothing (2019)

75 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

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Set in 1985, Manila, 3 Filipino siblings spend an extended summer waiting to immigrate to the United States, while the Philippines gets ready to evict their homeland's notorious dictator, Ferdinand Marcos.

Director: Ana Barredo | Stars: Nora Lapena, Jared Xander Silva, Faith Toledo, Bianca Buena

39. Jenny Jenny (1966)

103 min | Comedy, Romance

7.3
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In order to help her father who has financial problems, Tzeni agrees to a fake marriage with his political rival.

Director: Dinos Dimopoulos | Stars: Jenny Karezi, Dionysis Papagiannopoulos, Andreas Barkoulis, Mary Lalopoulou

Votes: 1,035

40. Power (1920)

99 min | Fantasy, Sci-Fi

6.3
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An alien from the planet Algol gives a man a device that gives him superpowers.

Director: Hans Werckmeister | Stars: Emil Jannings, John Gottowt, Hans Adalbert Schlettow, Hanna Ralph

Votes: 121

41. Mama Africa (2011)

90 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.0
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Documentary about Miriam Makeba.

Director: Mika Kaurismäki | Stars: Miriam Makeba, Bageot Bah, Harry Belafonte, Stokely Carmichael

Votes: 252 | Gross: $0.01M

42. Followers (2019– )

Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

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When a tech mogul becomes the President of the United States, a group of millennials seek to exploit the government's plan to manipulate and control its citizens with the use of a social media platform.

Stars: Andrea Bruti, Chip Davison, John Enick, Pierre Farmer

43. TRUMPED (2019)

Comedy, Drama

8.2
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A group of young activists decide to push back against the rising xenophobia in their South East London community, being stirred by a particularly vocal politician. When an opportunity for ... See full summary »

Director: Rodrigo Vázquez | Stars: Tessa Hart, Nansi Nsue, Erin Wilson, Carlos Mapano

Votes: 16

44. You Got Trumped: The First 100 Days (2016– )

Unrated | Comedy

9.2
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This insane comedy series examines President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office.

Stars: John Di Domenico, Ron Sparks, Aron Tager, Lisa Gilroy

Votes: 174

45. O Barato de Iacanga (2019)

93 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

8.9
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"Taking Iacanga" reveals the story behind a legendary music festival held in Brazil in the 70's and 80's. Under military law, open-air events were prohibited. Overcoming politic ... See full summary »

Director: Thiago Mattar | Stars: Paulinho Boca de Cantor, Elici Bueno, Antonio Checchin, Giovanni Checchin

Votes: 9

46. The Mole (2011)

107 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.3
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Pawel, a Polish man in his early 30s, makes a living with his father Zygmunt importing second-hand clothing from the North of France to Southern Poland. On his way back from one of regular ... See full summary »

Director: Rafael Lewandowski | Stars: Borys Szyc, Marian Dziedziel, Magdalena Czerwinska, Wojciech Pszoniak

Votes: 647

47. Magic Hour (III) (2011)

95 min | Comedy

6.1
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Diomidis and Aristeidis, embark on a road trip across rural Greece. Both of them face their personal crisis. Diomidis has just found out that his wife cheated on him, while Aristeidis has problems about his career as a director.

Director: Costas Kapakas | Stars: Renos Haralambidis, Tasos Antoniou, Giorgos Souxes, Maria Antoulinaki

Votes: 58

48. Breaking News: Fake Trump Cartoons! (2017– )

Animation

6.2
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Mainstream Media (MSM) reports from the front row of the Trump political circus, doing it's best to avoid the elephant feces.

Stars: D.C. Douglas, Jon Bailey, Wendee Lee, Katy Townsend

Votes: 21

49. The Trial: The State of Russia vs Oleg Sentsov (2017)

75 min | Documentary, History

6.0
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A documentary about Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov, arrested by the Russian FSB in Crimea and sentenced to 20 years in prison on contrived charges.

Director: Askold Kurov | Stars: Oleg Sentsov, Vladimir Putin, Victor Yanukovich, Agnieszka Holland

Votes: 199

50. The Butler: An American Story (2013 TV Short)

22 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

6.2
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A behind-the-scenes documentary about the making of The Butler (2013).

Stars: Charles Allen, Mariah Carey, John Cusack, Yaya DaCosta

Votes: 11



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