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1. 1917 (2019)

R | 1 hr 59 min | Drama, War

Rated on 26 Jan 2020

Two young British soldiers during the First World War are given an impossible mission: deliver a message deep in enemy territory that will stop 1,600 men, and one of the soldiers' brothers, from walking straight into a deadly trap.

Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Dean-Charles Chapman, George MacKay, Daniel Mays, Colin Firth

Votes: 102,130

2. Easy A (2010)

PG-13 | 1 hr 32 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 23 Jan 2020

A clean-cut high school student relies on the school's rumor mill to advance her social and financial standing.

Director: Will Gluck | Stars: Emma Stone, Amanda Bynes, Penn Badgley, Dan Byrd

Votes: 340,134

3. Body Double (1984)

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

Rated on 22 Jan 2020

A young actor's obsession with spying on a beautiful woman who lives nearby leads to a baffling series of events with drastic consequences.

Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: Craig Wasson, Melanie Griffith, Gregg Henry, Deborah Shelton

Votes: 26,509

4. Whale Rider (2002)

PG-13 | 1 hr 41 min | Drama, Family

Rated on 22 Jan 2020

A contemporary story of love, rejection and triumph as a young Maori girl fights to fulfill a destiny her grandfather refuses to recognize.

Director: Niki Caro | Stars: Keisha Castle-Hughes, Rawiri Paratene, Vicky Haughton, Cliff Curtis

Votes: 38,168

5. Jojo Rabbit (2019)

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

Rated on 20 Jan 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: 61,993

6. The Station Agent (2003)

R | 1 hr 29 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 17 Jan 2020

When his only friend dies, a man born with dwarfism moves to rural New Jersey to live a life of solitude, only to meet a chatty hot dog vendor and a woman dealing with her own personal loss.

Director: Tom McCarthy | Stars: Peter Dinklage, Patricia Clarkson, Bobby Cannavale, Paul Benjamin

Votes: 65,301

7. Daddy's Home 2 (2017)

PG-13 | 1 hr 40 min | Comedy

Rated on 17 Jan 2020

Having finally gotten used to each other's existence, Brad and Dusty must now deal with their intrusive fathers during the holidays.

Director: Sean Anders | Stars: Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Mel Gibson, John Lithgow

Votes: 55,439

8. The Thin Man (1934)

Not Rated | 1 hr 31 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

Rated on 15 Jan 2020

Former detective Nick Charles and his wealthy wife Nora investigate a murder case, mostly for the fun of it.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton

Votes: 24,947

9. The Killer (1989)

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

Rated on 14 Jan 2020

A disillusioned assassin accepts one last hit in hopes of using his earnings to restore vision to a singer he accidentally blinded, only to be double-crossed by his boss.

Director: John Woo | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Danny Lee, Sally Yeh, Kong Chu

Votes: 43,998

10. Priest (1994)

R | 1 hr 38 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 12 Jan 2020

A homosexual Catholic priest finds out during confessional that a young girl is being sexually abused by her father, and has to decide how to deal with both that secret and his own.

Director: Antonia Bird | Stars: Linus Roache, Tom Wilkinson, Robert Carlyle, Cathy Tyson

Votes: 9,394

11. Run, Man, Run (1968)

Not Rated | 2 hr | Adventure, Comedy, Western

Rated on 08 Jan 2020

Several competing groups and mavericks (including the lead character Cuchillo) are hunting a gold treasure of $3,000,000. The gold was reserved for the Mexican revolution.

Director: Sergio Sollima | Stars: Tomas Milian, Donald O'Brien, Linda Veras, Marco Guglielmi

Votes: 1,478

12. Highway 395 (2000)

1 hr 29 min | Action, Crime

Rated on 07 Jan 2020

In the Californian desert, Sheriff Wade has to deal with drug couriers on Highway 395, a criminal releasing from jail and a serial killer.

Director: Fred Dryer | Stars: Fred Dryer, Blake Adams, Greg Crooks, Gregory Scott Cummins

Votes: 47

13. Marriage Story (2019)

R | 2 hr 17 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 05 Jan 2020

Noah Baumbach's incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together.

Director: Noah Baumbach | Stars: Adam Driver, Scarlett Johansson, Julia Greer, Azhy Robertson

Votes: 141,314

14. Dolemite (1975)

R | 1 hr 30 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Rated on 04 Jan 2020

After he is released from jail, a pimp takes on the criminals and corrupt police officers who framed him in the first place.

Director: D'Urville Martin | Stars: Rudy Ray Moore, D'Urville Martin, Jerry Jones, Lady Reed

Votes: 4,556

15. Mother! (2017)

R | 2 hr 1 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

Rated on 02 Jan 2020

A couple's relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence.

Director: Darren Aronofsky | Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris, Michelle Pfeiffer

Votes: 172,334

16. Dolemite Is My Name (2019)

R | 1 hr 58 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 30 Dec 2019

Eddie Murphy portrays real-life legend Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who proved naysayers wrong when his hilarious, obscene, kung-fu fighting alter ego, Dolemite, became a 1970s Blaxploitation phenomenon.

Director: Craig Brewer | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Keegan-Michael Key, Mike Epps, Craig Robinson

Votes: 35,920

17. Why Him? (2016)

R | 1 hr 51 min | Comedy

Rated on 29 Dec 2019

A holiday gathering threatens to go off the rails when Ned Fleming realizes that his daughter's Silicon Valley millionaire boyfriend is about to pop the question.

Director: John Hamburg | Stars: Zoey Deutch, James Franco, Tangie Ambrose, Cedric the Entertainer

Votes: 94,581

18. We're the Millers (2013)

R | 1 hr 50 min | Comedy, Crime

Rated on 27 Dec 2019

A veteran pot dealer creates a fake family as part of his plan to move a huge shipment of weed into the U.S. from Mexico.

Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber | Stars: Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Emma Roberts, Ed Helms

Votes: 383,200

19. Klaus (2019)

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

Rated on 26 Dec 2019

A simple act of kindness always sparks another, even in a frozen, faraway place. When Smeerensburg's new postman, Jesper, befriends toymaker Klaus, their gifts melt an age-old feud and deliver a sleigh full of holiday traditions.

Directors: Sergio Pablos, Carlos Martínez López | Stars: Jason Schwartzman, J.K. Simmons, Rashida Jones, Will Sasso

Votes: 51,210

20. Project Gio (2019)

1 hr 30 min | Comedy

Rated on 24 Dec 2019

When Youtuber Gio's parents go on holiday, a party in their brand new home gets completely out of control and half the house burns down. Gio has two weeks to repair the house while he continues to upload videos as if nothing is wrong.

Director: Bas van Teylingen | Stars: Gio Latooy, Belle Zimmerman, Niek Roozen, Melanie Latooy

Votes: 60

21. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

PG | 1 hr 44 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Rated on 24 Dec 2019

On the outskirts of Whoville lives a green, revenge-seeking Grinch who plans to ruin Christmas for all of the citizens of the town.

Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Jim Carrey, Taylor Momsen, Kelley, Jeffrey Tambor

Votes: 193,453

22. The Sea Inside (I) (2004)

PG-13 | 2 hr 6 min | Biography, Drama

Rated on 23 Dec 2019

The factual story of Spaniard Ramon Sampedro, who fought a thirty-year campaign in favor of euthanasia and his own right to die.

Director: Alejandro Amenábar | Stars: Javier Bardem, Belén Rueda, Lola Dueñas, Mabel Rivera

Votes: 74,334

23. Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)

PG-13 | 1 hr 59 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 20 Dec 2019

Four teenagers are sucked into a magical video game, and the only way they can escape is to work together to finish the game.

Director: Jake Kasdan | Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Karen Gillan, Kevin Hart, Jack Black

Votes: 282,828

24. Ford v Ferrari (2019)

PG-13 | 2 hr 32 min | Action, Biography, Drama

Rated on 18 Dec 2019

American car designer Carroll Shelby and driver Ken Miles battle corporate interference, the laws of physics and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford and challenge Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966.

Director: James Mangold | Stars: Matt Damon, Christian Bale, Jon Bernthal, Caitriona Balfe

Votes: 99,862

25. 21 Grams (2003)

R | 2 hr 4 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 15 Dec 2019

A freak accident brings together a critically ill mathematician, a grieving mother, and a born-again ex-con.

Director: Alejandro G. Iñárritu | Stars: Sean Penn, Benicio Del Toro, Naomi Watts, Danny Huston

Votes: 216,722

26. The Irishman (2019)

R | 3 hr 29 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

Rated on 14 Dec 2019

A mob hitman recalls his friend Jimmy Hoffa.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci, Harvey Keitel

Votes: 215,569

27. A Night at the Opera (1935)

Passed | 1 hr 36 min | Comedy, Music, Musical

Rated on 11 Dec 2019

A sly business manager and two wacky friends of two opera singers help them achieve success while humiliating their stuffy and snobbish enemies.

Directors: Sam Wood, Edmund Goulding | Stars: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Kitty Carlisle

Votes: 29,248

28. Almost Famous (2000)

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

Rated on 06 Dec 2019

A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies them on their concert tour.

Director: Cameron Crowe | Stars: Billy Crudup, Patrick Fugit, Kate Hudson, Frances McDormand

Votes: 240,556

29. Miller's Crossing (1990)

R | 1 hr 55 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 04 Dec 2019

Tom Regan, an advisor to a Prohibition-era crime boss, tries to keep the peace between warring mobs but gets caught in divided loyalties.

Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen | Stars: Gabriel Byrne, Albert Finney, John Turturro, Marcia Gay Harden

Votes: 120,826

30. Wind River (2017)

R | 1 hr 47 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 29 Nov 2019

A veteran hunter helps an FBI agent investigate the murder of a young woman on a Wyoming Native American reservation.

Director: Taylor Sheridan | Stars: Kelsey Asbille, Jeremy Renner, Julia Jones, Teo Briones

Votes: 182,981

31. This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

R | 1 hr 22 min | Comedy, Music

Rated on 27 Nov 2019

Spinal Tap, one of England's loudest bands, is chronicled by film director Marty DiBergi on what proves to be a fateful tour.

Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Rob Reiner, Michael McKean, Christopher Guest, Kimberly Stringer

Votes: 123,193

32. Night at the Museum (2006)

PG | 1 hr 48 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

Rated on 25 Nov 2019

A newly recruited night security guard at the Museum of Natural History discovers that an ancient curse causes the animals and exhibits on display to come to life and wreak havoc.

Director: Shawn Levy | Stars: Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino, Ricky Gervais, Dick Van Dyke

Votes: 297,142

33. Grand Illusion (1937)

Not Rated | 1 hr 53 min | Drama, War

Rated on 22 Nov 2019

During WWI, two French soldiers are captured and imprisoned in a German P.O.W. camp. Several escape attempts follow until they are eventually sent to a seemingly inescapable fortress.

Director: Jean Renoir | Stars: Jean Gabin, Dita Parlo, Pierre Fresnay, Erich von Stroheim

Votes: 31,910

34. In America (2002)

PG-13 | 1 hr 45 min | Drama

Rated on 20 Nov 2019

A family of Irish immigrants adjust to life on the mean streets of Hell's Kitchen while also grieving the death of a child.

Director: Jim Sheridan | Stars: Paddy Considine, Samantha Morton, Djimon Hounsou, Sarah Bolger

Votes: 39,485

35. Being John Malkovich (1999)

R | 1 hr 53 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 17 Nov 2019

A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of movie star John Malkovich.

Director: Spike Jonze | Stars: John Cusack, Cameron Diaz, Catherine Keener, John Malkovich

Votes: 295,282

36. Brokeback Mountain (2005)

R | 2 hr 14 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 16 Nov 2019

The story of a forbidden and secretive relationship between two cowboys, and their lives over the years.

Director: Ang Lee | Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Heath Ledger, Michelle Williams, Randy Quaid

Votes: 308,037

37. Garden State (2004)

R | 1 hr 42 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 12 Nov 2019

A quietly troubled young man returns home for his mother's funeral after being estranged from his family for a decade.

Director: Zach Braff | Stars: Zach Braff, Peter Sarsgaard, Natalie Portman, Ian Holm

Votes: 203,101

38. The Crossing Guard (1995)

R | 1 hr 51 min | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 08 Nov 2019

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: 12,278

39. The Insider (1999)

R | 2 hr 37 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 08 Nov 2019

A research chemist comes under personal and professional attack when he decides to appear in a 60 Minutes (1968) exposé on Big Tobacco.

Director: Michael Mann | Stars: Russell Crowe, Al Pacino, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora

Votes: 153,213

40. Ocean's Twelve (2004)

PG-13 | 2 hr 5 min | Crime, Thriller

Rated on 06 Nov 2019

Daniel Ocean recruits one more team member so he can pull off three major European heists in this sequel to Ocean's 11.

Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, Catherine Zeta-Jones

Votes: 340,549

41. The Laundromat (I) (2019)

R | 1 hr 35 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Rated on 02 Nov 2019

A widow investigates an insurance fraud, chasing leads to a pair of Panama City law partners exploiting the world's financial system.

Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Gary Oldman, Antonio Banderas, AJ Meijer, Arsenio Castellanos

Votes: 31,162

42. Wings of Desire (1987)

PG-13 | 2 hr 8 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Rated on 30 Oct 2019

An angel tires of overseeing human activity and wishes to become human when he falls in love with a mortal.

Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin, Otto Sander, Curt Bois

Votes: 60,188

43. Talk to Her (2002)

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

Rated on 29 Oct 2019

Two men share an odd friendship while they care for two women who are both in deep comas.

Director: Pedro Almodóvar | Stars: Rosario Flores, Javier Cámara, Darío Grandinetti, Leonor Watling

Votes: 99,816

44. Stripes (1981)

R | 1 hr 46 min | Comedy, War

Rated on 27 Oct 2019

Two friends who are dissatisfied with their jobs decide to join the army for a bit of fun.

Director: Ivan Reitman | Stars: Bill Murray, John Candy, Harold Ramis, Warren Oates

Votes: 61,342

45. The Lion King (2019)

PG | 1 hr 58 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

Rated on 24 Oct 2019

After the murder of his father, a young lion prince flees his kingdom only to learn the true meaning of responsibility and bravery.

Director: Jon Favreau | Stars: Donald Glover, Beyoncé, Seth Rogen, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Votes: 158,024

46. Cool World (1992)

PG-13 | 1 hr 42 min | Animation, Comedy, Fantasy

Rated on 20 Oct 2019

A comic strip femme fatale seeks to seduce her cartoonist creator in order to cross over into the real world.

Director: Ralph Bakshi | Stars: Gabriel Byrne, Kim Basinger, Janni Brenn, Brad Pitt

Votes: 19,706

47. Lethal Weapon (1987)

R | 1 hr 49 min | Action, Crime, Thriller