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1. Girl Walks Into a Bar (2011)

R | 80 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A sharp-witted comedy that follows a group of apparent strangers in interlocking stories taking place in ten different bars during the course of one evening throughout Los Angeles.

Director: Sebastian Gutierrez | Stars: Gil Bellows, Xander Berkeley, Alexis Bledel, Emmanuelle Chriqui

Votes: 4,798

2. Ordinary Madness (2001)

89 min | Thriller

Writer-Director Bernardo Gigliotti's Ordinary Madness is a Hitchcock-like thriller set in Los Angeles. Bobby Lang is a handsome young drifter who moves to Los Angeles to start a new life. ... See full summary »

Director: Bernardo Gigliotti | Stars: Ron Carlson, Denise Gentile, Gary Daniel Mosher, Mariah O'Brien

Votes: 28

3. L.A. Confidential (1997)

R | 138 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

90 Metascore

As corruption grows in 1950s Los Angeles, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice.

Director: Curtis Hanson | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Guy Pearce, Kim Basinger

Votes: 516,206 | Gross: $64.62M

4. Brother (I) (2000)

R | 114 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

47 Metascore

A Japanese gangster is exiled to Los Angeles where his brother lives with a small but respectable multi-racial gang, who he inspires to expand their influence.

Director: Takeshi Kitano | Stars: Takeshi Kitano, Claude Maki, Omar Epps, Masaya Katô

Votes: 21,247 | Gross: $0.45M

5. Camp Hollywood (2004 TV Movie)

72 min | Documentary

A porn star, a bank robber and a Shakespearean actor are some of the subjects of Camp Hollywood, a feature documentary about the residents of a legendary Hollywood hotel. Seen through the ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Markle | Stars: Steve Markle, David Julian Hirsh, Brooke Nevin, Roy Dotrice

Votes: 406

6. Daddy-O (1958)

Approved | 74 min | Crime, Music, Mystery

Phil, a part-time truck driver and singer who wears his pants far too high, meets a feisty platinum blonde who challenges him to a drag race through Griffith Park. When he is caught and ... See full summary »

Director: Lou Place | Stars: Dick Contino, Sandra Giles, Bruno VeSota, Gloria Victor

Votes: 801

7. Surviving Paradise (2000)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Adventure

Surviving Paradise follows the adventures of 10-year-old Sam and 8-year-old Sara, Iranian children lost in Los Angeles, as they struggle to search for an uncle and elude the hit man who ... See full summary »

Director: Kamshad Kooshan | Stars: Shohreh Aghdashloo, Kian Abedini, Lauren Parissa Abedini, Joe Alvarez

Votes: 43

8. The Scenesters (2009)

R | 101 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

When a serial killer starts picking off beautiful young hipsters on the east side of Los Angeles, a group of crime scene videographers hatch a plan to catch him.

Director: Todd Berger | Stars: Blaise Miller, Sherilyn Fenn, Suzanne May, Jeff Grace

Votes: 459

9. ToY (2016)

TV-MA | 93 min | Drama, Romance

Young L.A. artist, Chloe, hires prostitutes to pose nude and talk openly about their lives while she films them for her new art project. She falls for one of them, the elegant 40-something Kat. The two begin a tragic passionate affair.

Director: Patrick Chapman | Stars: Briana Evigan, Bre Blair, Matt O'Leary, Darcy DeMoss

Votes: 430

10. Burden (IV) (2016)

Not Rated | 88 min | Documentary, Biography

72 Metascore

A probing portrait of Chris Burden, an artist who took creative expression to the limits and risked his life in the name of art.

Directors: Richard Dewey, Timothy Marrinan | Stars: Chris Burden, Marina Abramovic, Vito Acconci, Larry Bell

Votes: 258 | Gross: $0.02M

11. LA 92 (2017)

R | 114 min | Documentary, History

66 Metascore

Twenty-five years after the verdict in the Rodney King trial sparked several days of protests, violence and looting in Los Angeles, filmmakers examine that tumultuous period through rarely seen archival footage.

Directors: Daniel Lindsay, T.J. Martin | Stars: Henry Alfaro, Danny Bakewell, John D. Barnett, Bart Bartholomew

Votes: 3,387

12. Can You Dig This (2015)

TV-14 | 80 min | Documentary, Drama, Family

Can You Dig This explores the urban gardening revolution currently taking place in South Central Los Angeles, one of the largest food deserts in the country. We follow the inspirational ... See full summary »

Director: Delila Vallot | Star: Ron Finley

Votes: 50

13. Code Black (2013)

Not Rated | 78 min | Documentary, Drama

77 Metascore

A notorious trauma bay in an inner-city E.R. earns its keep as the 'hurt locker of medicine' as new, idealistic and adrenaline-seeking doctors train in an environment akin to a war zone. ... See full summary »

Director: Ryan McGarry | Stars: Danny Cheng, Andrew Eads, Jamie Eng, Luis Enriquez

Votes: 558 | Gross: $0.19M

14. Radicalized (2015)

Not Rated | 114 min | Documentary, News

Radicalized is a revolutionary film about political resistance in Los Angeles, California told through the eyes of a new generation of radicals in the social justice movement, where ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Slovick | Stars: Alex, Anthony, Edxie, Emma

Votes: 18

15. Young Turks (2013)

Unrated | 95 min | Documentary, Biography, History

From 1977 to 1981, multimedia artist Stephen Seemayer shot a Super-8mm movie of his creative friends in their unnatural habitat: the deserted industrial and commercial buildings of Downtown... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Seemayer | Stars: The Light Bob, Linda Frye Burnham, James Croak, The Dark Bob

Votes: 37

16. Killer of Sheep (1978)

80 min | Drama

96 Metascore

Set in the Watts area of Los Angeles, a slaughterhouse worker must suspend his emotions to continue working at a job he finds repugnant, and then he finds he has little sensitivity for the family he works so hard to support.

Director: Charles Burnett | Stars: Henry G. Sanders, Kaycee Moore, Charles Bracy, Angela Burnett

Votes: 5,801 | Gross: $0.40M

17. 2 Days in the Valley (1996)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller

48 hours of intersecting lives and crimes in Los Angeles.

Director: John Herzfeld | Stars: Teri Hatcher, Jeff Daniels, Danny Aiello, Charlize Theron

Votes: 18,005 | Gross: $11.11M

18. Mulholland Drive (2001)

R | 147 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

85 Metascore

After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesiac, she and a perky Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality.

Director: David Lynch | Stars: Naomi Watts, Laura Harring, Justin Theroux, Jeanne Bates

Votes: 307,816 | Gross: $7.22M

19. Too Hot to Handle (1950)

62 min | Documentary, Comedy

An actual burlesque show filmed at the Follies Theatre, , 337 S. Main Street, Los Angeles.

Director: Lillian Hunt | Stars: Jean Carter, Leon DeVoe, Dixie Evans, Mannie King

Votes: 13

20. Malibu Hot Summer (1981)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

A fabulous Malibu beach house is the setting for sin in sun, as a trio of lovely ladies find love in Los Angeles over one sizzling summer.

Director: Richard Brander | Stars: Terry Congie, Lesley Brander, Roselyn Royce, Robert Acey

Votes: 655

21. Havoc (2005)

R | 85 min | Crime, Drama

Two affluent suburban girls clash with the Latino gang culture of East Los Angeles.

Director: Barbara Kopple | Stars: Anne Hathaway, Bijou Phillips, Shiri Appleby, Michael Biehn

Votes: 17,903

22. MacArthur Park (2001)

R | 86 min | Action, Drama

The story follows one of many homeless crack addicts living and trying to survive in MacArthur Park. Unbeknownst to perhaps even himself, a man rediscovers why and how he ended up so broken... See full summary »

Director: Billy Wirth | Stars: Thomas Jefferson Byrd, Brandon Quintin Adams, Bad Azz, Tami Roman

Votes: 308

23. Little Fish, Strange Pond (2009)

R | 80 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Mr. Jack and Sweet Stephen cruise aimlessly through the streets of LA speculating about life, death, divine will and the force of power that predetermines their existence. Mr. Jack attempts... See full summary »

Director: Gregory Dark | Stars: Matthew Modine, Callum Blue, Adam Baldwin, Paul Adelstein

Votes: 1,446

24. Freeway City (2015)

83 min | Documentary

FREEWAY CITY is a provocative case study on how the collision of race, politics and casino economics shaped the destiny of Gardena, California.

Director: Max Votolato | Stars: J.C. Agajanian Jr., Betty Gray Anderson, Paul T. Bannai, Bea Bernstein

25. Mondo Mod (1967)

Not Rated | 89 min | Documentary, Music

A look at the "mod" culture of the, visiting the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood, going from discotheques to dirt bike competitions, surfing, karate, go-carting, political protests and pot parties.

Director: Peter Perry Jr. | Stars: Humble Harve Miller, Midget Farrelly, Skipper Fats, Steve Gaines

Votes: 140

26. Chantal (2007 Video)

R | 96 min | Drama

Chantal is a hot, naive and dangerously delusional young woman, wandering the boulevards of L.A. looking for her first big break. There she meets Tracy who warns of the harsh realities lurking beyond the glamorous facade of Hollywood.

Director: Tony Marsiglia | Stars: Erin Brown, Julian Wells, Andrea Davis, Darian Caine

Votes: 289

27. La La Land (2016)

PG-13 | 128 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

94 Metascore

While navigating their careers in Los Angeles, a pianist and an actress fall in love while attempting to reconcile their aspirations for the future.

Director: Damien Chazelle | Stars: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Rosemarie DeWitt, J.K. Simmons

Votes: 478,734 | Gross: $151.10M

28. Sunset Grill (1993)

R | 105 min | Thriller

Ryder Hart is a disgraced ex-cop who is now a low-rent private investigator. His estranged wife, Anita, runs the Sunset Grill, and is now involved with Jeff, a Police Detective who used to ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Connor | Stars: Peter Weller, Lori Singer, Stacy Keach, Alexandra Paul

Votes: 355

29. Blue Sunshine (1977)

R | 94 min | Horror, Thriller

A bizarre series of murders begins in Los Angeles, where people start going bald and then become homicidal maniacs. But could the blame rest on a particularly dangerous form of LSD called Blue Sunshine the murderers took ten years before?

Director: Jeff Lieberman | Stars: Zalman King, Deborah Winters, Mark Goddard, Robert Walden

Votes: 2,406

30. Foxes (1980)

R | 106 min | Drama

65 Metascore

A group of four teenage girls come of age in the asphalt desert of Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley arranged with a blazing soundtrack and endless drinking, drugs and sex.

Director: Adrian Lyne | Stars: Jodie Foster, Cherie Currie, Marilyn Kagan, Kandice Stroh

Votes: 3,812

31. Sunset Strip (2012)

TV-MA | 96 min | Documentary

A documentary on the famous Los Angeles street.

Director: Hans Fjellestad | Stars: Cisco Adler, Lou Adler, Ahmed Ahmed, Tommy Alastra

Votes: 625

32. Mayor of the Sunset Strip (2003)

R | 94 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

71 Metascore

A look at the history of fame in the world through the eyes of pop star impresario, Rodney Bingenheimer.

Director: George Hickenlooper | Stars: Rodney Bingenheimer, David Bowie, Joey Ramone, Exene Cervenka

Votes: 1,441 | Gross: $0.26M

33. Wild Honey (1972)

X | 95 min | Drama

A farm girl girl runs away from her sexually abusive father and ends up in Los Angeles. Hippies, LSD, prostitution, lesbianism, a threesome, and a meeting with a satanic cult soon follow.

Director: Don Edmonds | Stars: Edward Blessington, K.W. Christian, Uschi Digard, Lynn Harris

Votes: 69

34. Blood In, Blood Out (1993)

R | 180 min | Crime, Drama

47 Metascore

Based on the true life experiences of poet Jimmy Santiago Baca, the film focuses on step-brothers Paco and Cruz, and their bi-racial cousin Miklo.

Director: Taylor Hackford | Stars: Damian Chapa, Jesse Borrego, Benjamin Bratt, Enrique Castillo

Votes: 27,952 | Gross: $4.50M

35. Alien from L.A. (1988)

PG | 87 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

A nerdy teen-age girl goes looking for her missing archaeologist father, and stumbles into a strange subterranean civilization.

Director: Albert Pyun | Stars: Kathy Ireland, William R. Moses, Richard Haines, Don Michael Paul

Votes: 3,315

36. Gleaming the Cube (1989)

PG-13 | 100 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

40 Metascore

A young avid skateboarder uncovers a government conspiracy while investigating his adoptive brother's mysterious death.

Director: Graeme Clifford | Stars: Christian Slater, Steven Bauer, Richard Herd, Le Tuan

Votes: 6,827 | Gross: $2.78M

37. The Choirboys (1977)

R | 119 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

A group of Los Angeles cops decide to take off some of the pressures of their jobs by engaging in various forms of after hours debauchery.

Director: Robert Aldrich | Stars: Charles Durning, Louis Gossett Jr., Perry King, Clyde Kusatsu

Votes: 1,436

38. The Big Chase (1954)

Approved | 60 min | Crime, Drama

An LAPD rookie tangles with state prison paroled convicts who plan to rob an armored payroll truck in Los Angeles.

Directors: Arthur Hilton, Robert L. Lippert Jr. | Stars: Glenn Langan, Adele Jergens, Lon Chaney Jr., Jim Davis

Votes: 63

39. Mondo Hollywood (1967)

Not Rated | 120 min | Documentary

Documentary about the social/political/cultural scene in Los Angeles, and especially Hollywood, in the mid to late '60s.

Director: Robert Carl Cohen | Stars: Margaretta Ramsey, Dale Davis, Theodore Charach, Ram Dass

Votes: 150

40. The Thrill Killers (1964)

Unrated | 70 min | Horror, Action, Crime

Three psychotic murderers escape from a mental institution and stalk women in Los Angeles.

Director: Ray Dennis Steckler | Stars: Ray Dennis Steckler, Liz Renay, Joseph Bardo, Carolyn Brandt

Votes: 317

41. Come the Morning (1993)

G | 60 min | Drama

In search of her estranged husband, a mother brings her 3 children to Los Angeles in the hope of finding him. With no prospects they wander the streets; becoming beggars before long. Things... See full summary »

Director: Michael O. Sajbel | Stars: Susan Howard, Travis Knight, Heather Ramsey, Kenny Gravino

Votes: 104

42. Cityscrapes: Los Angeles (1994)

96 min | Drama

"CITYSCRAPES" takes you on a 24-hour voyeuristic journey through the bedrooms, bathrooms, bars, cars, clubs, restaurants and back alleys of the lives of the young and hip in post modern Los... See full synopsis »

Director: Michael Becker | Stars: Max Perlich, David Packer, Adam Scott, Daphne Zuniga

Votes: 38

43. 10.0 Earthquake (2014)

PG | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Los Angeles is about to be hit by a devastating earthquake, and time is running out to save the city from imminent danger.

Director: David Gidali | Stars: Jeffrey Jones, Henry Ian Cusick, Chasty Ballesteros, Cameron Richardson

Votes: 1,642

44. Sugar (I) (2013)

TV-14 | 88 min | Drama

A 20-year-old homeless girl is suffering from post traumatic stress syndrome on the streets of Hollywood and Venice beach.

Director: Rotimi Rainwater | Stars: Shenae Grimes-Beech, Marshall Allman, Austin Williams, Will Peltz

Votes: 343

45. Hollywood High (1976)

R | 81 min | Comedy