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1. Aladdin (2019)

PG | 128 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.0
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53 Metascore

A kind-hearted street urchin and a power-hungry Grand Vizier vie for a magic lamp that has the power to make their deepest wishes come true.

Director: Guy Ritchie | Stars: Will Smith, Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, Marwan Kenzari

Votes: 206,834 | Gross: $355.56M

2. Coco (I) (2017)

PG | 105 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

8.4
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81 Metascore

Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family's ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.

Directors: Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina | Stars: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt, Alanna Ubach

Votes: 340,109 | Gross: $209.73M

3. American Wedding (2003)

R | 96 min | Comedy

6.3
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43 Metascore

It's the wedding of Jim and Michelle and the gathering of their families and friends, including Jim's old friends from high school and Michelle's little sister.

Director: Jesse Dylan | Stars: Jason Biggs, Alyson Hannigan, Seann William Scott, Eugene Levy

Votes: 189,882 | Gross: $104.57M

4. Emma (1996)

PG | 120 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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66 Metascore

While matchmaking for friends and neighbours, a young 19th Century Englishwoman nearly misses her own chance at love.

Director: Douglas McGrath | Stars: Gwyneth Paltrow, James Cosmo, Greta Scacchi, Alan Cumming

Votes: 34,800 | Gross: $22.20M

5. DMT: The Spirit Molecule (2010)

Not Rated | 75 min | Documentary

7.2
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An investigation into the long-obscured mystery of dimethyltryptamine (DMT), a molecule found in nearly every living organism and considered the most potent psychedelic on Earth.

Director: Mitch Schultz | Stars: Joe Rogan, Ralph Abraham, Joel Bakst, Steven Barker

Votes: 4,395

6. What the #$*! Do We (K)now!? (2004)

Not Rated | 109 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama

5.3
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38 Metascore

A fictional photographer's quest to spiritually rediscover herself is interspersed with documentary footage of scientists and theologians discussing the philosophical aspects of quantum physics.

Directors: William Arntz, Betsy Chasse, Mark Vicente | Stars: Marlee Matlin, Elaine Hendrix, John Ross Bowie, Robert Bailey Jr.

Votes: 13,055 | Gross: $10.94M

7. It's a Wonderful World (1939)

Not Rated | 86 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.0
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When a tycoon is accused of murder, the private eye tracking him finds himself roped in as an accessory and attempts to evade police, kidnapping a poetess along the way.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: Claudette Colbert, James Stewart, Guy Kibbee, Nat Pendleton

Votes: 2,444

8. What the Bleep!?: Down the Rabbit Hole (2006)

156 min | Documentary, Drama

6.5
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45 Metascore

Interviews with scientists and authors, animated bits, and a storyline involving a deaf photographer are used in this docudrama to illustrate the link between quantum mechanics, neurobiology, human consciousness and day-to-day reality.

Directors: William Arntz, Betsy Chasse, Mark Vicente | Stars: Marlee Matlin, Elaine Hendrix, Barry Newman, Armin Shimerman

Votes: 2,608 | Gross: $0.14M

9. Do Not Disturb (1965)

Not Rated | 102 min | Comedy, Romance

6.0
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American couple Janet (Doris Day) and Mike (Rod Taylor) move to England for his business. She soon becomes paranoid that he is having an affair with his attractive secretary, and decides to get back at him by pretending she has been unfaithful.

Director: Ralph Levy | Stars: Doris Day, Rod Taylor, Hermione Baddeley, Sergio Fantoni

Votes: 1,441 | Gross: $11.50M

10. Merrily We Live (1938)

Passed | 95 min | Comedy, Romance

7.4
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Dizzy society matron Emily Kilbourne has a habit of hiring ex-cons and hobos as servants. Her latest find is a handsome "tramp" who shows up at her doorstep and soon ends up in a ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Z. McLeod | Stars: Constance Bennett, Brian Aherne, Alan Mowbray, Billie Burke

Votes: 1,497

11. Fifth Avenue Girl (1939)

Approved | 83 min | Comedy, Romance

6.8
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Feeling unwanted by his wife and children, a wealthy industrialist hires an unemployed young woman to pose as his mistress.

Director: Gregory La Cava | Stars: Ginger Rogers, Walter Connolly, Verree Teasdale, James Ellison

Votes: 1,286

12. Ape to Man (2005 Video)

100 min | Documentary, History

7.6
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The history of the search for the "missing link" in evolution is told through reenactments and interviews with leading scientists.

Director: Nic Young | Stars: Leslie Aiello, Joe Cain, Edward Herrmann, Kevin Hudson

Votes: 128

13. Under Western Eyes (1936)

95 min | Drama

6.6
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Political turmoil convulses 19th-century Russia, as Razumov, a young student preparing for a career in the czarist bureaucracy, unwittingly becomes embroiled in the assassination of a public official.

Director: Marc Allégret | Stars: Pierre Fresnay, Danièle Parola, Michel Simon, Jacques Copeau

Votes: 45

14. Coming with My Brother! (2006)

43 min | Short, Drama, Romance

5.8
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On the twenty-fifth birthday of Nao, her younger brother disappears from their parents' home only to appear at his sister's apartment. Nao lives with her friend Saki who is wearing a short ... See full summary »

Director: Kôta Yoshida | Stars: Noriko Eguchi, Nahana, Kuniaki Nakamura

Votes: 13

15. Die Försterchristl (1952)

Approved | 103 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

5.9
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The time is 1850 and the place is the Austro-Hungarian Empire. An uprising against Emperor/Kaiser Franz Josef has been suppressed and all have been forgiven---if still living---except a ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Maria Rabenalt | Stars: Johanna Matz, Karl Schönböck, Will Quadflieg, Angelika Hauff

Votes: 21

16. Bref, je crois que je suis raciste!!! (2012)

6 min | Short, Comedy

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Add a Plot

Director: Ibrahim Koudié | Stars: Frédéric Royer, Abdel Alaoui, Sébastien Abdelhamid, Almamy Kanouté

17. Baby Daze (1939)

Passed | 15 min | Comedy, Short

6.5
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Edgar mistakenly believes he is about to become a father, and it changes his whole personality.

Director: Charles E. Roberts | Stars: Edgar Kennedy, Vivien Oakland, Billy Franey, Don Brodie

Votes: 36

18. The Explosive Mr. Magoo (1958)

Approved | Family, Animation, Short

6.2
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Mr. Magoo opens his newspaper and when he comes across an ad for bowling, he mistakes it for an alcohol ad using a picture of himself to endorse it. Furious, he heads to the newspaper ... See full summary »

Director: Pete Burness | Stars: Jim Backus, Daws Butler, June Foray, Jerry Hausner

Votes: 24

19. Dance, Dance Baby! (2008)

13 min | Short, Comedy

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A handsome, eager actor gets more than he bargained for at a most unusual audition.

Director: Laura Black | Stars: Jason Shipman, Thomas Galaman

20. Schitt's Creek (2015–2020)
Episode: A Whisper of Desire (2019)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

8.2
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Johnny believes Ted's mom is attracted to him. Moira gets involved in a local musical production.

Director: Jordan Canning | Stars: Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Dan Levy, Annie Murphy

Votes: 319

21. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Andy and Helen Have Their Day (1964)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.9
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Andy and Helen go on a picnic but are plagued by constant interruptions from Barney, Goober and others.

Director: Howard Morris | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 157

22. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Andy and Opie - Bachelors (1962)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

7.9
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Aunt Bee heads out of town for a few days, leaving Andy and Opie to take care of themselves. When Peggy volunteers to cook for them, Floyd tries to convince Andy that she's trying to catch a husband.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 213

23. Schitt's Creek (2015–2020)
Episode: Bad Parents (2015)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.7
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Alexis does community service with Mutt; Stevie convinces David to sell his clothes; and Moira and Johnny contemplate whether or not they're bad parents after they realize they don't know their children's middle names.

Director: Jerry Ciccoritti | Stars: Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Dan Levy, Annie Murphy

Votes: 598

24. Batman: The Animated Series (1992–1995)
Episode: Batgirl Returns (1994)

Unrated | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.8
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Batgirl, Catwoman and Robin team up to investigate the theft of a valuable cat statuette.

Director: Dan Riba | Stars: Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Melissa Gilbert, Adrienne Barbeau

Votes: 820

25. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Crime-Free Mayberry (1961)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

8.5
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All but Andy get excited over Mayberry's distinction at being named the most crime-free town in America, unaware they're being targeted by criminals while honoring their lawmen.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 218

26. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Irresistible Andy (1960)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

7.9
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Andy overthinks his asking Ellie to the church dance (prompted by her uncle Fred) into believing they've tricked him aboard the fast track to matrimony, for which he takes steps to derail.

Director: Don Weis | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 277

27. Nova (1974– )
Episode: Mind Over Money (2010)

TV-G | 53 min | Documentary

7.1
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Nova examines the science behind making financial decisions and investigates why economists did not anticipate the 2008 financial crisis.

Director: Malcolm Clark | Stars: Lance Lewman, Gary Becker, Ben Bernanke, Zach Burns

Votes: 48

28. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Opie's Charity (1960)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

8.6
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Pride in what other people think presents itself to Andy two-fold when he hears that Opie only gave a measly three cents to a school charity fund and when a two-years-dead husband walks up to say hello.

Director: Don Weis | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Stuart Erwin

Votes: 310

29. Numb3rs (2005–2010)
Episode: Pilot (2005)

TV-14 | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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When a rapist proves a little too difficult to find for the FBI, Agent Eppes and Agent Lake utilize Agent Eppes' genius mathematician brother, Charlie, to discover the rapist's point of origin.

Director: Mick Jackson | Stars: Rob Morrow, David Krumholtz, Judd Hirsch, Alimi Ballard

Votes: 389

30. Schitt's Creek (2015–2020)
Episode: Pregnancy Test (2018)

TV-MA | 22 min | Comedy

8.4
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After Johnny finds a pregnancy test in the garbage, everyone assumes Alexis is pregnant. Meanwhile, Stevie offers her apartment to David and Patrick so they can get some alone time.

Director: Sturla Gunnarsson | Stars: Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Dan Levy, Annie Murphy

Votes: 390

31. Schitt's Creek (2015–2020)
Episode: Ronnie's Party (2016)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

8.0
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Johnny and Moira meet with a key demographic; Alexis struggles with her new job; David offers emotional support to his boss' daughter.

Director: Paul Fox | Stars: Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Dan Levy, Annie Murphy

Votes: 401

32. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: The Legacy (1963)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.3
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When Ben goes missing and presumed dead after being shot by poachers he was hunting alone, his sons search for the seemingly likely suspects: three innocent ex-convicts who fear being so suspected.

Director: Bernard McEveety | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 66

33. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: The New Doctor (1961)

TV-G | 25 min | Comedy, Family

7.6
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Barney and Aunt Bee get Andy worked up over the idea of Ellie dumping him to tie the knot with the new, young, handsome, unmarried doctor in town.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, George Nader

Votes: 204

34. Friends (1994–2004)
Episode: The One Where Chandler Gets Caught (2004)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

8.0
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Chandler and Monica have decided they want to raise their offspring in a suburban house and even find a perfect one in Westchester. Rachel and Phoebe see Chandler enter a car with his ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Halvorson | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 2,811

35. Friends (1994–2004)
Episode: The One with Rachel's Phone Number (2002)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

8.2
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Rachel is ready to start hanging out again. She and Phoebe go to a bar, where they meet two guys.

Director: Ben Weiss | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 2,766

36. Fawlty Towers (1975–1979)
Episode: The Psychiatrist (1979)

TV-PG | 36 min | Comedy

9.1
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Confusion arises when Basil tries to catch a girl in a playboy's room after hours, all the while unnerved by a psychiatrist's presence.

Director: Bob Spiers | Stars: John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs, Connie Booth

Votes: 1,467

37. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: The Rumor (1964)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

8.2
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Barney sees Andy and Helen in the jewelry store sneaking a kiss and tells everyone they are engaged. Aunt Bee redecorates Andy's room for a bride and throws a big surprise party for them.

Director: Coby Ruskin | Stars: Andy Griffith, Don Knotts, Ron Howard, Frances Bavier

Votes: 158

38. Schitt's Creek (2015–2020)
Episode: The Throuple (2017)

TV-MA | 22 min | Comedy

8.1
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David and Stevie try to come to terms with their new relationship; Alexis and Moira plan a mother/daughter lunch.

Director: T.W. Peacocke | Stars: Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Dan Levy, Annie Murphy

Votes: 420

39. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Three Wishes for Opie (1964)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

9.0
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Barney buys a fortune-telling game and lets Opie try it out.

Director: Howard Morris | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Aneta Corsaut

Votes: 231

40. The Andy Griffith Show (1960–1968)
Episode: Three's a Crowd (1962)

TV-G | 26 min | Comedy, Family

8.4
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Barney interferes with Andy's new romance.

Director: Bob Sweeney | Stars: Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts, Frances Bavier

Votes: 216



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