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1. The Imitation Game (2014)

PG-13 | 114 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

8.0
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71 Metascore

During World War II, the English mathematical genius Alan Turing tries to crack the German Enigma code with help from fellow mathematicians while attempting to come to terms with his troubled private life.

Director: Morten Tyldum | Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, Allen Leech

Votes: 719,616 | Gross: $91.13M

2. Stargate (1994)

PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.1
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42 Metascore

An interstellar teleportation device, found in Egypt, leads to a planet with humans resembling ancient Egyptians who worship the god Ra.

Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Kurt Russell, James Spader, Jaye Davidson, Viveca Lindfors

Votes: 182,812 | Gross: $71.57M

3. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

PG | 130 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

8.6
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89 Metascore

An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 423,294

4. Changeling (2008)

R | 141 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.7
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63 Metascore

Grief-stricken mother Christine Collins (Angelina Jolie) takes on the L.A.P.D. to her own detriment when it tries to pass off an obvious impostor as her missing child.

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Angelina Jolie, Colm Feore, Amy Ryan, Gattlin Griffith

Votes: 247,089 | Gross: $35.74M

5. The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)

PG-13 | 104 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.5
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40 Metascore

A remake of the 1951 classic science fiction film about an alien visitor and his giant robot counterpart who visit Earth.

Director: Scott Derrickson | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, Kathy Bates, Jaden Smith

Votes: 166,929 | Gross: $79.37M

6. Professor Marston & the Wonder Women (2017)

R | 108 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.1
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68 Metascore

The story of psychologist William Moulton Marston, and his polyamorous relationship with his wife and their mistress who would inspire his creation of the superheroine, Wonder Woman.

Director: Angela Robinson | Stars: Luke Evans, Rebecca Hall, Bella Heathcote, Connie Britton

Votes: 25,138 | Gross: $1.59M

7. Cinderella Man (2005)

PG-13 | 144 min | Biography, Drama, History

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69 Metascore

The story of James J. Braddock, a supposedly washed-up boxer who came back to challenge for the heavyweight championship of the world.

Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger, Craig Bierko, Paul Giamatti

Votes: 181,711 | Gross: $61.65M

8. The Artist (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.9
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89 Metascore

An egomaniacal film star develops a relationship with a young dancer against the backdrop of Hollywood's silent era.

Director: Michel Hazanavicius | Stars: Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo, John Goodman, James Cromwell

Votes: 236,220 | Gross: $44.67M

9. Fatima (2020)

PG-13 | 113 min | Drama, War

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50 Metascore

Based on historical events, three young shepherds in Fátima, Portugal, report visions of the Virgin Mary, inspiring believers and angering officials of the Church and the government, who try to force them to recant their story.

Director: Marco Pontecorvo | Stars: Joaquim de Almeida, Goran Visnjic, Stephanie Gil, Alejandra Howard

Votes: 2,481

10. Magic in the Moonlight (2014)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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54 Metascore

A romantic comedy about an Englishman brought in to help unmask a possible swindle. Personal and professional complications ensue.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Colin Firth, Emma Stone, Marcia Gay Harden, Hamish Linklater

Votes: 66,389 | Gross: $10.51M

11. Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017)

PG | 107 min | Biography, Drama, Family

7.1
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54 Metascore

The relationship between writer AA Milne and his son, Christopher Robin, and how this became the inspiration for Winnie the Pooh.

Director: Simon Curtis | Stars: Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald, Vicki Pepperdine

Votes: 26,228 | Gross: $1.74M

12. The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946)

Unrated | 116 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Romance

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A man is reunited with his childhood friend and her husband, who believe he knows the truth about the death of her rich aunt years earlier.

Director: Lewis Milestone | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Van Heflin, Lizabeth Scott, Kirk Douglas

Votes: 9,198

13. Amelia (2009)

PG | 111 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

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37 Metascore

A look at the life of legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart, who disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 in an attempt to make a flight around the world.

Director: Mira Nair | Stars: Hilary Swank, Richard Gere, Ewan McGregor, Christopher Eccleston

Votes: 12,488 | Gross: $14.24M

14. Anastasia (1956)

Unrated | 105 min | Biography, Drama, History

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An opportunistic businessman tries to pass off a mysterious impostor as the Grand Duchess Anastasia, and she is so convincing that even the biggest skeptics believe her.

Director: Anatole Litvak | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Yul Brynner, Helen Hayes, Akim Tamiroff

Votes: 8,186

15. Carrington (1995)

R | 121 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

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The platonic relationship between artist Dora Carrington (Dame Emma Thompson) and writer Lytton Strachey (Jonathan Pryce) in the early twentieth century.

Director: Christopher Hampton | Stars: Emma Thompson, Jonathan Pryce, Steven Waddington, Samuel West

Votes: 5,351 | Gross: $3.24M

16. Cross Creek (1983)

PG | 127 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

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In 1930's Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings moves to Florida's backwaters to write in peace. She feels bothered by affectionate men, editor and confused neighbors, but soon she connects and writes The Yearling, a classic of American literature.

Director: Martin Ritt | Stars: Mary Steenburgen, Rip Torn, Peter Coyote, Dana Hill

Votes: 1,784 | Gross: $0.20M

17. Stalin (1992 TV Movie)

172 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.1
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The life and career of the brutal Soviet dictator, Joseph Stalin.

Director: Ivan Passer | Stars: Robert Duvall, Julia Ormond, Maximilian Schell, Jeroen Krabbé

Votes: 2,476

18. The Red Tent (1969)

G | 158 min | Adventure, Drama

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64 Metascore

Torn by personal guilt, Italian General Umberto Nobile reminisces about his 1928 failed Arctic expedition aboard the airship Italia.

Director: Mikhail Kalatozov | Stars: Sean Connery, Peter Finch, Claudia Cardinale, Hardy Krüger

Votes: 1,981

19. The Great Gatsby (1949)

91 min | Drama

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A Jazz Age bootlegger learns the hard way about the wages of sin.

Director: Elliott Nugent | Stars: Alan Ladd, Betty Field, Macdonald Carey, Ruth Hussey

Votes: 709

20. The Whisperer in Darkness (2011)

Not Rated | 103 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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Based on the H. P. Lovecraft story of the same name, a folklorist investigates reports of unusual creatures in Vermont only to uncover more than he bargained for

Director: Sean Branney | Stars: Stephen Blackehart, P.J. King, Annie Abrams, Zack Gold

Votes: 3,114

21. South Solitary (2010)

Not Rated | 121 min | Drama, Romance

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Set in 1928, Meredith is a 35 year-old unmarried woman who arrives at a remote lighthouse island with her uncle, the new head keeper.

Director: Shirley Barrett | Stars: Miranda Otto, Marton Csokas, Essie Davis, Rohan Nichol

Votes: 430

22. Rhapsody in Blue (1945)

Passed | 135 min | Biography, Drama, Musical

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55 Metascore

George Gershwin is a driven composer whose need to succeed destroys his relationship with singer Julie Adams and socialite Christine Gilbert.

Director: Irving Rapper | Stars: Robert Alda, Joan Leslie, Alexis Smith, Charles Coburn

Votes: 1,424

23. Ethel & Ernest (2016)

Not Rated | 94 min | Animation, Drama, History

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72 Metascore

The life and times of the parents of the hailed British graphic novelist, Raymond Briggs.

Director: Roger Mainwood | Stars: Jim Broadbent, Brenda Blethyn, Luke Treadaway, Macready Massey

Votes: 3,188

24. Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words (2015)

Not Rated | 114 min | Documentary, Biography

7.4
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75 Metascore

A captivating look behind the scenes of the remarkable life of a young Swedish girl who became one of the most celebrated actresses of American and World cinema.

Director: Stig Björkman | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Alicia Vikander, Pia Lindström, Roberto Rossellini

Votes: 2,169 | Gross: $0.14M

25. Bloodhounds of Broadway (1989)

PG | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Broadway was never brighter and never roared louder than New Year's Eve, 1928, when anything could happen-and did. A four part short story musical co-starring Madonna, Jennifer Grey, and Matt Dillon.

Director: Howard Brookner | Stars: Josef Sommer, Madonna, Tony Azito, Jennifer Grey

Votes: 1,298 | Gross: $0.04M

26. The Children of Noisy Village (1986)

87 min | Family

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The story of the children who live in Bullerbyn, Sweden, through the spring and summer months.

Director: Lasse Hallström | Stars: Linda Bergström, Crispin Dickson Wendenius, Henrik Larsson, Ellen Demérus

Votes: 2,076

27. Dawson City: Frozen Time (2016)

120 min | Documentary, History

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86 Metascore

The history of Dawson City, the gold rush town that had a historical treasure of forgotten silent films buried in permafrost for decades until 1978.

Director: Bill Morrison | Stars: Michael Gates, Kathy Jones-Gates, Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle, Frank Barrett

Votes: 1,819 | Gross: $0.13M

28. Jump! (II) (2007)

118 min | Biography, Drama

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Police in 1928 Austria arrest Phillippe Halsman, of Jewish origin, for patricide and allege that he killed his father, Morduch, while on a hiking trip. Phillippe is defended by a Jewish ... See full summary »

Director: Joshua Sinclair | Stars: Ben Silverstone, Patrick Swayze, Martine McCutcheon, Heinz Hoenig

Votes: 604

29. Mack the Knife - Brecht's Threepenny Film (2018)

130 min | Biography, Drama

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Against many odds, Bertolt Brecht's "The Threepenny Opera" becomes a phenomenal success. The film industry picks up the scent and seeks to make the master direct a film version of his "play... See full summary »

Director: Joachim Lang | Stars: Lars Eidinger, Tobias Moretti, Hannah Herzsprung, Joachim Król

Votes: 583

30. Gordon Hemingway & The Realm of Cthulhu

Horror | Announced

Follows a gunslinger who teams up with the elite warrior Princess Zenebe rescue the country's kidnapped regent from an ancient evil.

Director: Stefon Bristol | Star: Jonathan Majors

31. Malice in Wonderland (1985 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 120 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

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Struggling actress Hedda Hopper (Jane Alexander) can't get a break in Hollywood, even though an acquaintance of hers is the extremely powerful gossip monger Louella Parsons (Dame Elizabeth ... See full summary »

Director: Gus Trikonis | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Jane Alexander, Richard Dysart, Joyce Van Patten

Votes: 310

32. The River of Doubt (1928)

30 min | Documentary, Short

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A filmed record of former president Theodore Roosevelt's and Cândido Rondon's 1913-14 expedition to the then uncharted Rio da Dúvida, later renamed the Roosevelt River.

Director: Caroline Gentry | Stars: George Kruck Cherrie, Leo E. Miller, Edwin V. Morgan, Lauro S. Müller

33. More About the Children of Noisy Village (1987)

85 min | Family

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There are only a handful of children living in Bullerbyn. This film follows their story through the fall and winter, picking up at the moment "The Children of Noisy Village" finishes.

Director: Lasse Hallström | Stars: Linda Bergström, Crispin Dickson Wendenius, Henrik Larsson, Ellen Demérus

Votes: 1,216

34. The White Stadium (1928)

Not Rated | 87 min | Documentary, Sport

7.4
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A documentary about the 1928 St. Moritz Olympics.

Directors: Arnold Fanck, Othmar Gurtner | Star: Sonja Henie

Votes: 180

35. Across the Pacific (2020)

History

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This is a 3 part series from PBS, following WW1, airline executive Juan Trippe, pilot Charles Lindbergh, airline builder Igor Sikorsky and radio engineer Hugo Leuteritz join forces to build... See full summary »

Directors: Stephen Lyons, Lisa Quijano Wolfinger | Stars: Sergey Nagorny, Robert T. Bogue, Marylin Bender, Christopher Cassarino

Votes: 31

36. Il caso Valdemar (1936)

12 min | Short, Horror

6.9
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A doctor performs an experiment on a dying man by placing him under hypnosis on his deathbed.

Directors: Gianni Hoepli, Ubaldo Magnaghi | Stars: Lav Kamenarovic, Gino Eprisi, Carlo Bissi, Vincenzo Gatti

Votes: 125

37. Love, Honor and Behave (1938)

Approved | 71 min | Drama

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A woman raises her son Ted to be a good loser, in effect creating a weakling who never asserts himself. Even after marrying his childhood sweetheart Barbara and assuming family obligations,... See full summary »

Director: Stanley Logan | Stars: Wayne Morris, Priscilla Lane, John Litel, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 195

38. Gow the Head Hunter (1928)

Passed | 70 min | Documentary

6.6
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Captain Edward A. Salisbury (1875-1962) was a noted millionaire explorer and writer, whose exploration stories of the islands of the South Seas Pacific appeared often in "The National ... See full summary »

Director: Edward A. Salisbury | Stars: Edward A. Salisbury, Gow

Votes: 22

39. Men at Lunch (2012)

Not Rated | 75 min | Documentary, Mystery

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53 Metascore

The story of "Lunch atop a Skyscraper," the iconic photograph taken during the construction of 30 Rockefeller Plaza.

Director: Seán Ó Cualáin | Stars: Fionnula Flanagan, Peter Quinn, Ric Burns, Christine Roussel

Votes: 336 | Gross: $0.00M

40. Sanctuary (1928)

10 min | Documentary, Short

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41. Forgotten Tragedy: The Story of the St. Francis Dam (2018)

74 min | Documentary

7.3
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Forgotten Tragedy: The Story of the St. Francis Dam tells the tale of the largest man-made disaster of the 20th century. This tragedy has now been largely lost to history. This movie is a ... See full summary »

Director: Jesse Cash | Stars: Jordan Tulak, Mike Corralejo, Karey Trader, Leon Worden

Votes: 86

42. Simba: The King of the Beasts (1928)

Not Rated | 87 min | Documentary

6.5
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A groundbreaking travelogue, Simba follows the intrepid American filmmaking couple Osa and Martin Johnson on their four year expedition over the African subcontinent.

Directors: Martin E. Johnson, Osa Johnson | Stars: Martin E. Johnson, Osa Johnson

Votes: 47

43. The Octopus (1928)

13 min | Documentary, Short

6.6
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Underwater photography presents the octopus: breathing, swimming, eating, dying.

Director: Jean Painlevé

Votes: 447

44. Hovory s TGM (2018)

80 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.4
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On 26 September 1928, Karel Capek and President T.G. Masaryk meet in the gardens of Topolcianky castle to decide about the fate of their joint literary work. Their fiction film dialogue is ... See full summary »

Director: Jakub Cervenka | Stars: Jan Budar, Martin Huba

Votes: 146

45. Train to Zakopané (2017)

PG-13 | 116 min | Drama

6.6
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Train to Zakopané is true love story that lays bare how compassion and intolerance can, even in the most unusual of circumstances, be one. Written and directed from his long-running play by... See full summary »

Director: Henry Jaglom | Stars: Tanna Frederick, Mike Falkow, Cathy Arden, Stephen Howard

Votes: 13

46. Die Filmstadt Hollywood (1928)

Documentary

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Director: Max Goldschmidt | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Lya De Putti, Dolores del Rio, Greta Garbo

Votes: 8

47. The Bridge (1928)

15 min | Documentary, Short

6.9
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Close shots of a railway train underway: track racing underneath, steam escaping, cars coupling, gears ratcheting, signals changing.

Director: Joris Ivens

Votes: 460

48. La zone (1928)

28 min | Documentary, Short

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About 'The Zone', a wasteland just outside Paris and a refuge to lower classes from the middle of the 19th century to the 1940's where they could build shelters and live mostly out of sight from the society.

Director: Georges Lacombe | Stars: La Goulue, Isabelle Kloucowski, Geymond Vital

Votes: 29

49. St Kilda: Britain's Loneliest Isle (1928)

15 min | Documentary, Short

6.5
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Travelogue of a sailing from Glasgow to St Kilda (via other Scottish islands) showing life on St Kilda shortly before it was evacuated.

Directors: Bobbie Mann, Paul Robello | Stars: Margaret MacDonald, George Blair, Mae MacDonald, Malcolm Macdonald

Votes: 26

50. Where Kisses Come High (1928)

10 min | Documentary, Short

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A passerby sees a Swiss mountain goat herder and asks "How about a kiss Wildgoat?" she responds with "Good as gold, if you can catch me". The wooer pursues her into the mountains, she ... See full summary »

Director: Arnold Fanck | Stars: Leni Riefenstahl, Luis Trenker



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