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1. Airplane! (1980)

PG | 88 min | Comedy

7.7
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78 Metascore

A man afraid to fly must ensure that a plane lands safely after the pilots become sick.

Directors: Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker | Stars: Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Leslie Nielsen, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Votes: 235,090 | Gross: $83.40M

2. Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

PG-13 | 120 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.5
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55 Metascore

A bored married couple is surprised to learn that they are both assassins hired by competing agencies to kill each other.

Director: Doug Liman | Stars: Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Adam Brody, Vince Vaughn

Votes: 486,793 | Gross: $186.34M

3. Shallow Hal (2001)

PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.0
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48 Metascore

A shallow man falls in love with a 300-pound woman because of her inner beauty.

Directors: Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly | Stars: Jack Black, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jason Alexander, Joe Viterelli

Votes: 133,660 | Gross: $70.84M

4. Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (2016)

R | 113 min | Action, Drama, Sport

6.2
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53 Metascore

19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks, the film shows what really happened to his squad - contrasting the realities of war with America's perceptions.

Director: Ang Lee | Stars: Joe Alwyn, Garrett Hedlund, Arturo Castro, Mason Lee

Votes: 22,586 | Gross: $1.72M

5. Volunteers (1985)

R | 107 min | Adventure, Comedy

5.4
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55 Metascore

1962, after Yale graduation, womanizing Lawrence flees a gambling debt that his rich dad won't pay. He takes his roomie's place as Peace Corps Volunteer in Thai Golden Triangle with 2 other PCVs. Will he survive 2 years?

Director: Nicholas Meyer | Stars: Tom Hanks, John Candy, Rita Wilson, Tim Thomerson

Votes: 9,546 | Gross: $19.88M

6. Birds of Passage (2018)

Not Rated | 125 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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85 Metascore

During the marijuana bonanza, a violent decade that saw the origins of drug trafficking in Colombia, Rapayet and his indigenous family get involved in a war to control the business that ends up destroying their lives and their culture.

Directors: Cristina Gallego, Ciro Guerra | Stars: Carmiña Martínez, José Acosta, Natalia Reyes, Jhon Narváez

Votes: 12,036 | Gross: $0.51M

7. Towelhead (2007)

R | 124 min | Drama

6.9
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57 Metascore

A young Arab-American girl struggles with her sexual obsession, a bigoted Army reservist and her strict father during the Gulf War.

Director: Alan Ball | Stars: Summer Bishil, Aaron Eckhart, Peter Macdissi, Chris Messina

Votes: 11,719 | Gross: $0.37M

8. Girl in Gold Boots (1968)

R | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Music

2.2
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A young woman leaves her job as a waitress and travels to Los Angeles, where she strives to become the top star in the glamorous world of go-go dancing.

Director: Ted V. Mikels | Stars: Jody Daniels, Leslie McRay, Tom Pace, Mark Herron

Votes: 3,824

9. Phantom India (1969– )

378 min | Documentary

8.2
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"Phantom India" it is regarded as the crowning achievement of Louis Malle career.

Stars: Louis Malle, Thomas Frederick Howard, Ambu, Jyoti Basu

Votes: 458

10. Blood of the Condor (1969)

70 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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The reaction of an indigenous community against a group of foreigners who under the guise of development assistance are forcibly sterilizing the peasant women.

Director: Jorge Sanjinés | Stars: Marcelino Yanahuaya, Benedicta Mendoza, Vicente Verneros Salinas, Danielle Caillet

Votes: 529

11. Death of Two Sons (2006)

64 min | Documentary

7.4
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An African's death in America and an American's death in Africa highlight disparities in the way that human life is valued.

Director: Micah Schaffer | Stars: Michelle Lynar Ashley, Raz Chowdhury, Abdoul Salaam Diallo, Abdourahamane Diallo

Votes: 28

12. Island Soldier (2017)

85 min | Documentary

8.2
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The untold story of Micronesian citizens fighting America's wars. Through the personal odyssey of the Nenas, one family experiences the consequences of military service, as they represent a... See full summary »

Director: Nathan Fitch

Votes: 14

13. Alex & Ali (2014)

84 min | Documentary, Drama, Romance

6.4
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The story of a gay American Peace Corp volunteer who moved to Iran in 1968 and fell in love with an Iranian man. Ten years on and just prior to the revolution igniting, the American was ... See full summary »

Director: Malachi Leopold | Stars: Alex, Ali

Votes: 47

14. ¡Qué hacer! (1972)

R | 90 min | Drama

6.4
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A Brechtian mix of political fiction, real-life footage and Country Joe McDonald music. In Chile in 1970, a young woman Peace Corps worker becomes involved with a mysterious American 'businessman' and a local revolutionary.

Directors: Saul Landau, Raúl Ruiz, Nina Serrano | Stars: Sandra Archer, Aníbal Reyna, Richard Stahl, Luis Alarcón

Votes: 58

15. Bush League (2010)

Not Rated | 72 min | Documentary, Action, Drama

8.6
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A character driven ethnographic survey of a tiny village in Northern Malawi. Intimate dramas unfold in the lives of four villagers who are all members of the local soccer team.

Director: Cy Kuckenbaker | Stars: Vitumbiko Jacklyn Khunga, Songwe 'Chatwa' Nyimbiri, Jake Wilson, Miawa Khunga

Votes: 6

16. 27 Months (2018)

Documentary

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"27 Months" is a unique and intimate real-time window into the lives of Andy, Kate and Marcy, three Peace Corps volunteers serving simultaneously in Liberia, the Philippines and Azerbaijan,... See full summary »

Director: Ashley Tindall

17. Everyday Heroes (2001)

109 min | Documentary

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Directors: Abby Ginzberg, Rick Goldsmith | Star: Dori Rosenthal

18. Niger '66: A Peace Corps Diary (2010)

75 min | Documentary

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President John F. Kennedy's 1960s-era call for volunteerism was a well-timed mini-revolution in the midst of a burgeoning cultural shift in America. Promising both adventure and grassroots ... See full summary »

Director: Judy Irola

19. Destination: Kyrgyzstan (1996)

Documentary

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Director: John S. Allen | Stars: Gulnara Abdykalykova, Medina Aitieva, Yevgeni Dmitrienko, Michelle Haugh

20. Give Me a Riddle (1966)

58 min | Drama

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Nigeria became an independent country in 1960. In 1967 it was torn apart by civil war. Between these two events Nigeria enjoyed a kind of golden age, full of cultural ferment and ... See full summary »

Director: David Schickele | Stars: Manze Ejiogu, Paul Eyam, Roger Landrum, Gabriel Ogar

21. Te Maraia (2014 Video)

110 min | Comedy

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In order to marry the woman he loves, a village youth must prove that the curse on the men in his family has been dispelled by winning the island dance competition. He eventually learns ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Larson | Stars: Tokanuea Atanimarewe, Aneteti Atanteiti, Kirannata Aukitino, Bwarenti Bakoauea

22. A Bridge Without Borders (2011)

20 min | Documentary, Short, News

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An international team of volunteers design and build a badly needed bridge for the town of Gualindo Arriba, El Salvador.

Directors: Marc Wurtzel, Ted Kindig | Stars: Marc Wurtzel, Maria Domitila, Enrique Escudero, Clelia G.

23. Hitchhiking Vietnam: Letters from the Trail (1997 TV Movie)

55 min | Documentary

6.8
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1-Hour PBS Special Join Karin on a 3,000 mile odyssey - where she drives the train to Hanoi, rescues endangered gibbon and leapard kittens from the appalling animal market, eats crawly mud ... See full summary »

Director: Karin Muller | Star: Karin Muller

Votes: 22

24. Family Ties (1982–1989)
Episode: A Christmas Story (1982)

TV-PG | 25 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.9
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When a snowstorm ruins their Christmas skiing plans, the Keatons are stuck at home reminiscing about the circumstances in which each of the kids was born.

Director: Will Mackenzie | Stars: Meredith Baxter, Michael Gross, Michael J. Fox, Justine Bateman

Votes: 169

25. 48 Hours (1988– )
Episode: American Taboo (2004)

TV-14 | Documentary, Crime

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Susan Spencer investigates the story of the 1976 murder of American Peace Corps volunteer Deborah Gardner in the South Pacific Kingdom of Tonga, and how her killer - fellow volunteer Dennis... See full summary »

Stars: Lesley Stahl, Susan Spencer, Frank Bevacqua, Clive Edwards

26. Quantum Leap (1989–1993)
Episode: Camikazi Kid - June 6, 1961 (1989)

TV-PG | 48 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.1
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Sam leaps into the body of a gawky teenager to keep the boy's older sister from marrying an abusive alcoholic. Taking advice from Al, Sam hopes to reveal the young man's true nature by challenging him to a drag race.

Director: Alan J. Levi | Stars: Scott Bakula, Dean Stockwell, Romy Walthall, Kevin Spirtas

Votes: 598

27. Shark Week (1987– )
Episode: Day of the Shark (2008)

TV-14 | 43 min | Documentary

7.0
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Part of Discovery Channel's Shark Week describing encounters between sharks, victims, and witnesses.

Stars: Johnny West, Brian Simpson, Joe Jansen, Todd Endris

Votes: 11

28. Mister Ed (1961–1966)
Episode: Ed in the Peace Corps (1964)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.5
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When Wilbur hires a Japanese foreign exchange student as his secretary, Ed threatens to go to Pakistan to join the Peace Corps.

Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Alan Young, Connie Hines, Leon Ames, Miyoshi Umeki

Votes: 27

29. Family Guy (1999– )
Episode: Jungle Love (2005)

TV-14 | 30 min | Animation, Comedy

7.3
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To avoid Freshman hazing, Chris runs away to South America, when the family get him, Peter learns that he's the richest man in the tribe.

Directors: Seth Kearsley, Peter Shin | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis

Votes: 1,492

30. The Bullwinkle Show (1959–1963)
Episode: Lazy Jay Ranch: Parts 3-4 (1961)

TV-G | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.9
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Rocky and Bullwinkle "Lazy Jay Ranch" Part 3, Fractured Fairly Tales "The Witch's Broom", Peabody's Improbable History "Johannes Gutenberg", Rocky and Bullwinkle "Lazy Jay Ranch" Part 4.

Directors: Gerard Baldwin, Pete Burness, Sal Faillace, William T. Hurtz, Lew Keller, Ted Parmelee, George Singer | Stars: June Foray, Paul Frees, Edward Everett Horton, Hans Conried

Votes: 15

31. The Bullwinkle Show (1959–1963)
Episode: Moosylvania Saved: Parts 1-2 (1963)

TV-G | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.0
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Rocky and Bullwinkle "Moosylvania Saved" Part 1 of 4, Aesop and Son "The French Poodle and the Alley Cat", Peabody's Improbable History "Sir Isaac Newton", Rocky and Bullwinkle "Moosylvania Saved" Part 2 of 4.

Directors: Gerard Baldwin, Pete Burness, Sal Faillace, William T. Hurtz, Lew Keller, Ted Parmelee, George Singer | Stars: June Foray, Paul Frees, Edward Everett Horton, Hans Conried

Votes: 13

32. When We Rise (2017)
Episode: Night I: Part I (2017)

TV-14 | 86 min | Drama

7.5
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Ostracized after coming out or being outed by someone, Cleve Jones, Ken Jones, Roma Guy and Diane leave everything they know behind to seek safe harbor in San Francisco, where they join the LBGTQ movement.

Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: Austin P. McKenzie, Emily Skeggs, Jonathan Majors, Fiona Dourif

Votes: 419

33. UnREAL (2015–2018)
Episode: Oath (2018)

TV-MA | 41 min | Drama

7.8
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Reality shows are often full of drama, but in the case of dating show "Everlasting," there may be more drama behind the scenes than there is in front of the camera. Executive producer Quinn... See full summary »

Director: Peter O'Fallon | Stars: Shiri Appleby, Craig Bierko, Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman, Genevieve Buechner

Votes: 199

34. The Vietnam War (2017)
Episode: Riding the Tiger (1961-1963) (2017)

TV-MA | 82 min | Documentary, History, War

8.6
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President John F. Kennedy and his advisors consider how deeply the U.S. should get involved in South Vietnam as a communist insurgency and Buddhist protests intensify.

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Peter Coyote, John Musgrave, Jack Todd, Bao Ninh

Votes: 806

35. Swingtown (2008)
Episode: Take It to the Limit (2008)

TV-14 | 45 min | Drama

8.0
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Roger announces he has accepted the job in Cincinnati, but Janet has had her advice column printed in the paper and has second thoughts about moving away. Trina considers her options ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Poul | Stars: Molly Parker, Jack Davenport, Grant Show, Lana Parrilla

Votes: 54

36. Room 222 (1969–1974)
Episode: The Flu (1969)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

8.5
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A city-wide flu epidemic causes so many teachers to call in sick that the very real possibility of having to close Walt Whitman High looms for Principal Seymour Kaufman. In the meantime, ... See full summary »

Director: Leo Penn | Stars: Lloyd Haynes, Denise Nicholas, Michael Constantine, Karen Valentine

Votes: 26

37. The Flash (2014– )
Episode: Therefore She Is (2018)

TV-PG | 42 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.5
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Barry and Team Flash team up with Gypsy to try to thwart Thinker's plan. Meanwhile, Cisco and Gypsy have a heart to heart talk about their relationship.

Director: Rob Greenlea | Stars: Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Carlos Valdes

Votes: 2,223



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