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1. Nightmare Alley (1947)

Passed | 110 min | Drama, Film-Noir

7.8
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The rise and fall of Stanton Carlisle, a mentalist whose lies and deceit prove to be his downfall.

Director: Edmund Goulding | Stars: Tyrone Power, Joan Blondell, Coleen Gray, Helen Walker

Votes: 8,657

2. The Man in Grey (1943)

Approved | 90 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.6
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After a brutish, hedonistic Marquis marries a pretty young Clarissa to act as a 'brood sow,' he begins an affair with her friend who plots to take her place.

Director: Leslie Arliss | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, James Mason, Phyllis Calvert, Stewart Granger

Votes: 1,229

3. The Simpsons Movie (2007)

PG-13 | 87 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.3
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80 Metascore

After Homer pollutes the town's water supply, Springfield is encased in a gigantic dome by the EPA and the Simpsons are declared fugitives.

Director: David Silverman | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

Votes: 319,640 | Gross: $183.14M

4. State Fair (1945)

Passed | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.0
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Each member of the Frake clan has his/her own reason for attending the annual Iowa State Fair.

Director: Walter Lang | Stars: Jeanne Crain, Dana Andrews, Dick Haymes, Vivian Blaine

Votes: 3,924

5. Carousel (1956)

Approved | 128 min | Drama, Fantasy, Musical

6.6
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Fifteen years after his death, a carousel barker is granted permission to return to Earth for one day to make amends to his widow and their daughter.

Director: Henry King | Stars: Gordon MacRae, Shirley Jones, Cameron Mitchell, Barbara Ruick

Votes: 6,068

6. She Freak (1967)

Unrated | 83 min | Horror

3.5
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Claire Brennen stars as a waitress who leaves the greasy-diner business for the excitement of the carnival. She quickly discovers that she despises freaks and human oddities.

Directors: Byron Mabe, Donn Davison | Stars: Claire Brennen, Lee Raymond, Lynn Courtney, Bill McKinney

Votes: 797

7. Fox and His Friends (1975)

Not Rated | 123 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.7
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A suggestible working-class innocent wins the lottery but lets himself be taken advantage of by his bourgeois new boyfriend and his circle of materialistic friends.

Director: Rainer Werner Fassbinder | Stars: Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Peter Chatel, Karlheinz Böhm, Adrian Hoven

Votes: 5,795

8. The Last Crooked Mile (1946)

Approved | 67 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.1
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After a bank robbery, the loot disappears and is sought after by an insurance investigator, the police and the surviving robbers.

Director: Philip Ford | Stars: Don 'Red' Barry, Ann Savage, Adele Mara, Tom Powers

Votes: 181

9. X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963)

Not Rated | 79 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.6
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A doctor uses special eye drops to give himself x-ray vision, but the new power has disastrous consequences.

Director: Roger Corman | Stars: Ray Milland, Diana Van der Vlis, Harold J. Stone, John Hoyt

Votes: 6,799

10. Murders in the Rue Morgue (1932)

Passed | 61 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

6.4
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A mad scientist seeks to mingle human blood with that of an ape, and resorts to kidnapping women for his experiments.

Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Bela Lugosi, Sidney Fox, Leon Ames, Bert Roach

Votes: 4,269

11. All Hallows' Eve 2 (2015)

Unrated | 91 min | Horror

4.8
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A woman finds a VHS tape on her doorstep that shows a series of gruesome tales that could be real. But the true danger is the pumpkin-faced killer that's using the tape to find his next victim.

Directors: Bryan Norton, Jesse Baget, Elias Benavidez, Andrés Borghi, Jay Holben, Mike Kochansky, James Kondelik, Jon Kondelik, Antonio Padovan, Ryan Patch, Marc Roussel | Stars: Andrea Monier, Damien Monier, Helen Rogers, Tyler Rossell

Votes: 1,835

12. Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme (1990 TV Movie)

G | 96 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.5
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There's a crisis in Rhymeland! All the Rhymies (the characters from Nursery Rhymes) are disappearing! Gordon Goose, son of Mother Goose, and Little Bo Peep set off to find them.

Director: Jeff Stein | Stars: Harry Anderson, Brian Bonsall, Elayne Boosler, Bobby Brown

Votes: 825

13. Libeled Lady (1936)

Passed | 98 min | Comedy, Romance

7.8
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When a socialite sues a big paper for libel, the editor responsible calls in the help of his ignored fiancée and a former employee to frame her and make the false story seem true.

Director: Jack Conway | Stars: Jean Harlow, William Powell, Myrna Loy, Spencer Tracy

Votes: 7,661

14. Moonrise (1948)

Passed | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.1
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Danny is despised by his schoolmates because his father was accused of killing another man and sentenced to death.

Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Dane Clark, Gail Russell, Ethel Barrymore, Allyn Joslyn

Votes: 2,526

15. Dante's Inferno (1935)

Passed | 89 min | Drama

6.6
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Jim Carter moves in on the McWade's carnival concession which shows scenes from Dante's "Inferno". He makes it a going concern, marrying Betty along the way. An inspector calls the ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Lachman | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Claire Trevor, Henry B. Walthall, Alan Dinehart

Votes: 828

16. Carnival Magic (1983)

G | 86 min | Drama, Fantasy

2.4
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A magician in a carnival--who actually can read minds and levitate people and objects--works with a superintelligent chimp named Alex, who can also talk. The magician and the chimp soon ... See full summary »

Director: Al Adamson | Stars: Don Stewart, Jennifer Houlton, Howard Segal, Regina Carrol

Votes: 765

17. If I Had a Million (1932)

Passed | 88 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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A dying tycoon gives million-dollar windfalls to eight people picked from the city directory.

Directors: James Cruze, H. Bruce Humberstone, Ernst Lubitsch, Norman Z. McLeod, Lothar Mendes, Stephen Roberts, William A. Seiter, Norman Taurog | Stars: Gary Cooper, Charles Laughton, W.C. Fields, George Raft

Votes: 1,744

18. Le sourire (1994)

85 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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After he learns that a heart attack may be imminent, Pierre Francois, an old psychiatrist, becomes physically attracted to Odile, a sensuous young woman. Odile later uses their relationship... See full summary »

Director: Claude Miller | Stars: Jean-Pierre Marielle, Richard Bohringer, Emmanuelle Seigner, Chantal Banlier

Votes: 389 | Gross: $0.06M

19. The Unholy Three (1930)

Passed | 72 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.7
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"Talkie" remake of Tod Browning's 1925 silent film. A trio of former sideshow performers double as the "Unholy Three" in a scam to nab some shiny rocks.

Director: Jack Conway | Stars: Lon Chaney, Lila Lee, Elliott Nugent, Harry Earles

Votes: 1,217

20. Road to Rio (1947)

Approved | 100 min | Adventure, Comedy, Musical

7.0
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Two inept vaudevillians stow away on a Brazilian-bound ocean liner and foil a plot by a sinister hypnotist to marry off her niece to a greedy fortune hunter.

Director: Norman Z. McLeod | Stars: Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Gale Sondergaard

Votes: 3,255 | Gross: $4.50M

21. Chicken Every Sunday (1949)

Approved | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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A rueful wife (circa 1910) recalls 20 years of her husband's financial fumbles, as she keeps a boarding house to support the family.

Director: George Seaton | Stars: Dan Dailey, Celeste Holm, Colleen Townsend, Alan Young

Votes: 259

22. The Wagons Roll at Night (1941)

Approved | 84 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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After local grocery clerk rescues a baby from an escaped lion, a circus owner builds him into an attraction but balks when he falls in love with his sister.

Director: Ray Enright | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Sylvia Sidney, Eddie Albert, Joan Leslie

Votes: 969

23. Zenobia (1939)

Passed | 73 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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A modest country doctor in the antebellum South has to contend with his daughter's upcoming marriage and an affectionate medicine show elephant.

Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Oliver Hardy, Harry Langdon, Billie Burke, Alice Brady

Votes: 601

24. Susan Lenox (Her Fall and Rise) (1931)

Approved | 76 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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Fleeing her cruel uncle and an arranged marriage Susan Lenox falls in love with a kind stranger but circumstances force her to become a woman of easy virtue.

Director: Robert Z. Leonard | Stars: Greta Garbo, Clark Gable, Jean Hersholt, John Miljan

Votes: 1,218 | Gross: $0.81M

25. Merry-Go-Round (1923)

110 min | Drama

6.6
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A nobleman, posing as a necktie salesman, falls in love with the daughter of a circus puppeteer, even though he is already married to the daughter of his country's war minister.

Directors: Rupert Julian, Erich von Stroheim | Stars: Norman Kerry, Mary Philbin, Cesare Gravina, Edith Yorke

Votes: 356

26. Las Vegas Nights (1941)

Approved | 90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Music

5.6
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A vaudeville act inherits an old, beat-up building and decides to try to turn it into a hip new nightclub.

Director: Ralph Murphy | Stars: Constance Moore, Bert Wheeler, Phil Regan, Lillian Cornell

Votes: 126

27. Way Out West (1930)

Passed | 71 min | Action, Comedy, Music

5.7
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Wise-guy carnival barker Windy bilks a group of cowboys out of their money, gets caught and is forced into working off the debt on their ranch. He falls in love with Molly, the pretty owner... See full summary »

Director: Fred Niblo | Stars: William Haines, Leila Hyams, Polly Moran, Cliff Edwards

Votes: 734

28. The Sign of Four: Sherlock Holmes' Greatest Case (1932)

Passed | 75 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.9
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A young woman turns to Sherlock Holmes for protection when she's menaced by an escaped killer seeking missing treasure. However, when the woman is kidnapped, Holmes and Watson must penetrate the city's criminal underworld to find her.

Director: Graham Cutts | Stars: Arthur Wontner, Isla Bevan, Ian Hunter, Graham Soutten

Votes: 538

29. Road Show (1941)

Passed | 87 min | Comedy, Music

6.0
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Rich playboy Drogo Gaines is in imminent danger of marrying a gold digger, and escapes by feigning insanity. The joke's on him when he wakes up in an asylum full of comical lunatics. T

Director: Hal Roach | Stars: Adolphe Menjou, Carole Landis, John Hubbard, Charles Butterworth

Votes: 492

30. The Lucky Devil (1925)

Passed | 63 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Director: Frank Tuttle | Stars: Richard Dix, Esther Ralston, Edna May Oliver, Thomas Findley

Votes: 32

31. Crustacean (2009)

92 min | Comedy, Horror

6.4
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A lobster-clawed freak from a lurid sideshow wreaks a wrath of bloody horror - through a rural community so small that only two families live there - in this outrageous parody of grind ... See full summary »

Director: L.J. Dopp | Stars: Hannah Harper, Peter Atkins, Angela Berliner, Brian Sheridan

Votes: 46

32. Whirlpool (1934)

Passed | 80 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.6
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Carnie owner Buck Rankin marries local girl Helen and plans to go straight, but after a brawl ends up with a twenty-year sentence for manslaughter. When a pregnant Helen vows to wait for ... See full summary »

Director: Roy William Neill | Stars: Jack Holt, Jean Arthur, Donald Cook, Allen Jenkins

Votes: 335

33. 3-2-1 Penguins: The Amazing Carnival of Complaining (2001 Video)

Not Rated | 30 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

6.3
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Jason and the crew go on a leisure trip to a carnival, but are confronted by carnival barker Uncle Blobb and his diabolical interplanetary real estate scheme as he attempts to turn them into "Seeds of Discontent."

Director: Ron Smith | Stars: Mark Marten, Melissa Peterson, Annie Walker-Bright, Ron Wells

Votes: 59

34. High Diving Hare (1949)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

8.0
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Yosemite Sam tries to force Bugs Bunny to do a high-diving act when the regular act cancels; but the bullying pipsqueak is no match for our redoubtable rabbit.

Director: Friz Freleng | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 1,807

35. Meet Boston Blackie (1941)

Passed | 60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.7
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When a murder occurs on an ocean liner docked in New York, the trail leads to Coney Island and a spy ring.

Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Chester Morris, Rochelle Hudson, Richard Lane, Charles Wagenheim

Votes: 596

36. The Glass Tomb (1955)

Not Rated | 59 min | Mystery

5.5
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Crowds flock to a carnival sideshow to see "The Starving Man", a heavyset man who claims he can go 70 days without eating. However, a couple of murders occur at the carnival, resulting in the police becoming involved.

Director: Montgomery Tully | Stars: John Ireland, Honor Blackman, Geoffrey Keen, Eric Pohlmann

Votes: 183

37. Love in Bloom (1935)

Approved | 75 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.1
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A young girl runs away from her carnival family to make it in New York City and becomes involved with a handsome young songwriter.

Director: Elliott Nugent | Stars: George Burns, Gracie Allen, Joe Morrison, Dixie Lee

Votes: 140

38. I Give My Love (1934)

Approved | 70 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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A woman devotes her life to her son, who went to prison for killing her abusive husband.

Director: Karl Freund | Stars: Paul Lukas, Wynne Gibson, Eric Linden, Anita Louise

Votes: 14

39. Pop 'im Pop! (1950)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

6.9
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A circus comes to town featuring Gracie the Fighting Kangaroo and her youngster, Hippety Hopper. Hippety slips out of the circus tent and hops into a yard where Sylvester Cat is bragging to... See full summary »

Director: Robert McKimson | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 214

40. M Is for Masochist (2013)

Short, Horror

5.8
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Directors: James Kondelik, Jon Kondelik | Stars: Zion Healy, Finn Kobler, Jonathan Nation, Bill Oberst Jr.

Votes: 49

41. For the Love of Rusty (1947)

Passed | 68 min | Adventure, Drama

5.4
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Danny Mitchell, feeling that he has been misunderstood (nothing new for this kid in this series) by his parents, takes his dog, Rusty, and leaves home, camping out near the trailer of ... See full summary »

Director: John Sturges | Stars: Ted Donaldson, Tom Powers, Ann Doran, Aubrey Mather

Votes: 118

42. Men Against the Sky (1940)

Passed | 75 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.8
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Alcoholic pilot struggles to turn his life around.

Director: Leslie Goodwins | Stars: Richard Dix, Kent Taylor, Edmund Lowe, Wendy Barrie

Votes: 117

43. Pirates of the Skies (1939)

Approved | 65 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Cafe waitress Barbara Whitney refuses to acknowledge her marriage to Air Policeman Nick Conlon until he upgrades his career. He does so by infiltrating a hi-jacking gang , posing as ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph A. McDonough | Stars: Kent Taylor, Rochelle Hudson, Regis Toomey, Marion Martin

44. My Kingdom for a Cook (1943)

Approved | 81 min | Comedy, Romance

5.7
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Rudyard Morley, an eccentric ambassador from the Court of Saint James, is on a good-will lecture tour of the United States. His English gourmet cook is unable to accompany him, and this ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Wallace | Stars: Charles Coburn, Marguerite Chapman, Bill Carter, Isobel Elsom

Votes: 116

45. The Dizzy Acrobat (1943)

7 min | Family, Animation, Short

6.1
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Woody Woodpecker sneaks in to see the circus as an usher attempts to stop him. Both of them end up on the trapeze and the high wire.

Director: Alex Lovy | Stars: Mel Blanc, Kent Rogers

Votes: 213

46. The Woman for Joe (1955)

91 min | Drama, Romance

5.8
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A sideshow owner and his main attraction, a midget, fall for the same woman.

Director: George More O'Ferrall | Stars: Diane Cilento, George Baker, Jimmy Karoubi, David Kossoff

Votes: 125

47. Ginsberg the Great (1927)

Passed | 60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.4
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Johnny Ginsberg (George Jessel) is a tailor's assistant whose ambition is to become a successful conjurer/magician. He joins a carnival and fails but not before apprehending a gang of jewel... See full summary »

Director: Byron Haskin | Stars: George Jessel, Audrey Ferris, Gertrude Astor, Douglas Gerrard

Votes: 8

48. Two Alone (1934)

Passed | 75 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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Mazie, a poor orphan girl, is mistreated by cruel farmer Slag and his wife for whom she works. When reform school runaway Adam arrives, he is put to work by Slag and also mistreated. Mazie ... See full summary »

Director: Elliott Nugent | Stars: Jean Parker, Tom Brown, Zasu Pitts, Arthur Byron

Votes: 132

49. The Man on the Flying Trapeze (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
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Popeye comes to ask Olive out, but finds she's gone off with the title character. Popeye goes to the circus (ringmaster Wimpy) looking for her, to find she's part of the act; an aerial battle ensues.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky | Stars: William Costello, William Pennell, Mae Questel

Votes: 271

50. Alias the Deacon (1940)

Approved | 74 min | Adventure, Comedy

5.5
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A hillbilly deacon, who is actually a cardsharp in disguise, becomes involved in a small-town fight game.

Director: Christy Cabanne | Stars: Bob Burns, Mischa Auer, Peggy Moran, Dennis O'Keefe

Votes: 19



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