The Shawshank Redemption

Jaar1994
Lengte142 minuten
GenreCrime, Drama
IMDB Rating9.3
Metacritic Metascore80
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.2/10
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RegisseurFrank Darabont
ActeursTim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler
Plot (IMDB)Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.

The Godfather

Jaar1972
GenreCrime, Drama
IMDB Rating9.2
Metacritic Metascore100
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating9.2/10
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RegisseurFrancis Ford Coppola
ActeursMarlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Richard S. Castellano
Plot (IMDB)The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

The Godfather: Part II

Jaar1974
GenreCrime, Drama
IMDB Rating9.1
Metacritic Metascore80
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating9.4/10
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RegisseurFrancis Ford Coppola
ActeursAl Pacino, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro
Plot (IMDB)The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York is portrayed while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on his crime syndicate stretching from Lake Tahoe, Nevada to pre-revolution 1958 Cuba.

Pulp Fiction

Jaar1994
Lengte168 minuten
GenreCrime, Drama, Thriller
IMDB Rating9
Metacritic Metascore94
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating9/10
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RegisseurQuentin Tarantino
ActeursJohn Travolta, Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson, Bruce Willis
FormatHD
Plot (IMDB)The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Jaar1966
Lengte161 minuten
GenreAdventure, Western
IMDB Rating9
Metacritic Metascore90
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.8/10
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RegisseurSergio Leone
ActeursClint Eastwood, Eli Wallach, Lee Van Cleef, Aldo Giuffrè
Plot (IMDB)A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery.

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Jaar2003
Lengte201 minuten
GenreAction, Adventure, Fantasy
IMDB Rating8.9
Metacritic Metascore94
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.6/10
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RegisseurPeter Jackson
ActeursElijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom
Plot (IMDB)Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Jaar2002
Lengte179 minuten
GenreAction, Adventure, Fantasy
IMDB Rating8.7
Metacritic Metascore88
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.4/10
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RegisseurPeter Jackson
ActeursElijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Viggo Mortensen, Orlando Bloom
Plot (IMDB)While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron's new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard.

Saving Private Ryan

Jaar1998
Lengte169 minuten
GenreAction, Drama, War
IMDB Rating8.6
Metacritic Metascore90
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.4/10
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RegisseurSteven Spielberg
ActeursTom Hanks, Matt Damon, Tom Sizemore, Edward Burns
Plot (IMDB)Following the Normandy Landings, a group of U.S. soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.

Back to the Future

Jaar1985
Lengte116 minuten
GenreAdventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
IMDB Rating8.5
Metacritic Metascore86
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.6/10
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RegisseurRobert Zemeckis
ActeursMichael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover
Plot (IMDB)A teenager is accidentally sent 30 years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his friend, Dr. Emmett Brown, and must make sure his high-school-age parents unite in order to save his own existence.

Brave Miss World

Jaar2013
GenreDocumentary, Biography, News
IMDB Rating8.5
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating/10
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RegisseurCecilia Peck
ActeursLinor Abargil, Morgan Carpenter, Joan Collins, Fran Drescher
Plot (IMDB)One woman's quest to turn personal tragedy into global awareness.

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Jaar2004
Lengte108 minuten
GenreDrama, Romance, Sci-Fi
IMDB Rating8.4
Metacritic Metascore89
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.4/10
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RegisseurMichel Gondry
ActeursJim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Tom Wilkinson, Gerry Robert Byrne
Plot (IMDB)A couple undergo a procedure to erase each other from their memories when their relationship turns sour, but it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with.

Reservoir Dogs

Jaar1992
Lengte99 minuten
GenreCrime, Thriller
IMDB Rating8.4
Metacritic Metascore78
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.8/10
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RegisseurQuentin Tarantino
ActeursHarvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Chris Penn
FormatHD
Plot (IMDB)After a simple jewelery heist goes terribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant.

A Separation

Jaar2011
Lengte123 minuten
GenreDrama
IMDB Rating8.4
Metacritic Metascore95
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.9/10
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RegisseurAsghar Farhadi
ActeursPayman Maadi, Leila Hatami, Sareh Bayat, Shahab Hosseini
Plot (IMDB)A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer's disease.

Unsere MŁtter, unsere Všter

Jaar2013
GenreDrama, History, War
IMDB Rating8.4
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating5.4/10
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ActeursVolker Bruch, Tom Schilling, Katharina SchŁttler, Miriam Stein
Plot (IMDB)Berlin, 1941. Five friends eager to become heroes in an adventure that will change the face of Europe - and that will forever change them as well. Level-headed, highly decorated officer ...

Promises

Jaar2001
GenreDocumentary
IMDB Rating8.4
Metacritic Metascore80
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating7.8/10
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RegisseurCarlos Bolado, B.Z. Goldberg, Justine Shapiro
ActeursMoishe Bar Am, B.Z. Goldberg, Shlomo Green, Sanabel Hassan
Plot (IMDB)Several Jewish and Palestinian children are followed for three years and put in touch with each other, in this alternative look at the Jewish-Palestinian conflict. The three filmmakers ...

Generation War

Jaar2013
GenreDrama, History, War
IMDB Rating8.4
Metacritic Metascore57
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating6.1/10
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ActeursVolker Bruch, Tom Schilling, Katharina SchŁttler, Miriam Stein
Plot (IMDB)Berlin, 1941. Five friends eager to become heroes in an adventure that will change the face of Europe - and that will forever change them as well. Level-headed, highly decorated officer ...

Downfall

Jaar2004
Lengte156 minuten
GenreBiography, Drama, History, War
IMDB Rating8.3
Metacritic Metascore82
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating/10
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RegisseurOliver Hirschbiegel
ActeursBruno Ganz, Alexandra Maria Lara, Ulrich Matthes, Juliane Köhler
FormatHD
Plot (IMDB)Traudl Junge, the final secretary for Adolf Hitler, tells of the Nazi dictator's final days in his Berlin bunker at the end of WWII.

Pan's Labyrinth

Jaar2006
Lengte118 minuten
GenreDrama, Fantasy, War
IMDB Rating8.3
Metacritic Metascore98
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.6/10
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RegisseurGuillermo del Toro
ActeursIvana Baquero, Ariadna Gil, Sergi L√≥pez, Maribel Verd√ļ
FormatHD
Plot (IMDB)In the fascist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world.

Toy Story

Jaar1995
GenreAnimation, Adventure, Comedy
IMDB Rating8.3
Metacritic Metascore92
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating9/10
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RegisseurJohn Lasseter
ActeursTom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles, Jim Varney
Plot (IMDB)A cowboy doll is profoundly threatened and jealous when a new spaceman figure supplants him as top toy in a boy's room.

Fargo

Jaar1996
Lengte98 minuten
GenreCrime, Drama, Thriller
IMDB Rating8.2
Metacritic Metascore85
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.4/10
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RegisseurJoel Coen
ActeursWilliam H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi, Peter Stormare
FormatHD
Plot (IMDB)Jerry Lundegaard's inept crime falls apart due to his and his henchmen's bungling and the persistent police work of the quite pregnant Marge Gunderson.

Good Will Hunting

Jaar1997
Lengte126 minuten
GenreDrama
IMDB Rating8.2
Metacritic Metascore70
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8/10
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RegisseurGus Van Sant
ActeursRobin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Stellan Skarsgård
FormatHD
Plot (IMDB)Will Hunting, a janitor at MIT, has a gift for mathematics but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.

Into the Wild

Jaar2007
Lengte148 minuten
GenreAdventure, Biography, Drama
IMDB Rating8.2
Metacritic Metascore73
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating7.5/10
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RegisseurSean Penn
ActeursEmile Hirsch, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener, Marcia Gay Harden
FormatHD
Plot (IMDB)After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.

Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Jaar2003
Lengte111 minuten
GenreAction, Crime
IMDB Rating8.2
Metacritic Metascore69
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating7.7/10
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RegisseurQuentin Tarantino
ActeursUma Thurman, David Carradine, Daryl Hannah, Michael Madsen
FormatHD
Plot (IMDB)The Bride wakens from a four-year coma. The child she carried in her womb is gone. Now she must wreak vengeance on the team of assassins who betrayed her - a team she was once part of.

Sin City

Jaar2005
Lengte147 minuten
GenreCrime, Thriller
IMDB Rating8.2
Metacritic Metascore74
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating7.5/10
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RegisseurFrank Miller, Robert Rodriguez
ActeursMickey Rourke, Clive Owen, Bruce Willis, Jessica Alba
FormatHD
Plot (IMDB)A film that explores the dark and miserable town, Basin City, and tells the story of three different people, all caught up in violent corruption.

Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

Jaar1998
Lengte107 minuten
GenreCrime, Thriller
IMDB Rating8.2
Metacritic Metascore66
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating6.8/10
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RegisseurGuy Ritchie
ActeursJason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher, Nick Moran, Jason Statham
Plot (IMDB)A botched card game in London triggers four friends, thugs, weed-growers, hard gangsters, loan sharks and debt collectors to collide with each other in a series of unexpected events, all for the sake of weed, cash and two antique shotguns.

The Short Game

Jaar2013
GenreDocumentary, Sport
IMDB Rating8.2
Metacritic Metascore51
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating6.2/10
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RegisseurJosh Greenbaum
ActeursEdd Hall, Jennifer Van Horn
Plot (IMDB)The best 7 year old golfers from around the world descend on the world famous Pinehurst Golf course in North Carolina to determine the next world champion and who might become golf's next ...

The Avengers

Jaar2012
GenreAction, Fantasy
IMDB Rating8.2
Metacritic Metascore12
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8/10
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RegisseurJoss Whedon
ActeursRobert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth
Plot (IMDB)Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. assembles a team of superhumans to save the planet from Loki and his army.

The Crash Reel

Jaar2013
GenreDocumentary, Biography, Sport
IMDB Rating8.2
Metacritic Metascore79
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating7.9/10
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RegisseurLucy Walker
ActeursMason Aguirre, Jake Burton, Danny Davis, Scotty Lago
Plot (IMDB)Fifteen years of verite footage show the epic rivalry between half-pipe legends Shaun White and Kevin Pearce, childhood friends who become number one and two in the world leading up to the ...

Incendies

Jaar2010
Lengte139 minuten
GenreDrama, Mystery, War
IMDB Rating8.1
Metacritic Metascore82
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating7.9/10
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RegisseurDenis Villeneuve
ActeursLubna Azabal, Mélissa Désormeaux-Poulin, Maxim Gaudette, Mustafa Kamel
FormatHD
Plot (IMDB)Twins journey to the Middle East to discover their family history, and fulfill their mother's last wishes.

There Will Be Blood

Jaar2007
Lengte158 minuten
GenreDrama
IMDB Rating8.1
Metacritic Metascore92
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.4/10
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RegisseurPaul Thomas Anderson
ActeursDaniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano, Ciar√°n Hinds, Martin Stringer
FormatHD
Plot (IMDB)A story of family, religion, hatred, oil and madness, focusing on a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.

Slumdog Millionaire

Jaar2008
GenreDrama, Romance, Thriller
IMDB Rating8.1
Metacritic Metascore86
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.3/10
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RegisseurDanny Boyle, Loveleen Tandan
ActeursDev Patel, Freida Pinto, Saurabh Shukla, Anil Kapoor
Plot (IMDB)A Mumbai teen who grew up in the slums, becomes a contestant on the Indian version of 'Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?' He is arrested under suspicion of cheating, and while being interrogated, events from his life history are shown which explain why he knows the answers.

The King's Speech

Jaar2010
Lengte118 minuten
GenreBiography, Drama, History
IMDB Rating8.1
Metacritic Metascore88
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.6/10
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RegisseurTom Hooper
ActeursColin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Derek Jacobi
Plot (IMDB)The story of King George VI of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it.

Searching for Sugar Man

Jaar2012
Lengte86 minuten
GenreDocumentary, Biography, Music
IMDB Rating8.1
Metacritic Metascore79
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8/10
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RegisseurMalik Bendjelloul
ActeursRodriguez, Stephen 'Sugar' Segerman, Dennis Coffey, Mike Theodore
Plot (IMDB)Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock 'n' roller, Rodriguez.

Michael Jackson's This Is It

Jaar2010
GenreDocumentary
IMDB Rating8.1
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating/10
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ActeursAlex Al, Michael Bearden, Paul Gongaware, Michael Jackson
Plot (IMDB)A documentary special for VH1 about the making of Michael Jackson's This Is It.

Million Dollar Baby

Jaar2004
GenreDrama, Sport
IMDB Rating8.1
Metacritic Metascore86
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.3/10
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RegisseurClint Eastwood
ActeursClint Eastwood, Hilary Swank, Morgan Freeman, Jay Baruchel
Plot (IMDB)A determined woman works with a hardened boxing trainer to become a professional.

Elite Squad: The Enemy Within

Jaar2010
GenreAction, Crime, Drama
IMDB Rating8.1
Metacritic Metascore71
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating7.1/10
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RegisseurJosť Padilha
ActeursWagner Moura, Irandhir Santos, Andrť Ramiro, Milhem Cortaz
Plot (IMDB)After a prison riot, former-Captain Nascimento, now a high ranking security officer in Rio de Janeiro, is swept into a bloody political dispute that involves government officials and paramilitary groups.

Elite Squad

Jaar2007
GenreAction, Crime, Drama
IMDB Rating8.1
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating5.1/10
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RegisseurJosť Padilha
ActeursWagner Moura, Andrť Ramiro, Caio Junqueira, Milhem Cortaz
Plot (IMDB)1997, Captain Nascimento has to find a substitute for his occupation while trying to take down drug dealers and criminals before the Pope comes to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Touching the Void

Jaar2003
GenreDocumentary, Adventure, Drama
IMDB Rating8.1
Metacritic Metascore82
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating8.1/10
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RegisseurKevin Macdonald
ActeursBrendan Mackey, Nicholas Aaron, Richard Hawking, Joe Simpson
Plot (IMDB)The true story of two climbers and their perilous journey up the west face of Siula Grande in the Peruvian Andes in 1985.

The Garden

Jaar1995
GenreComedy
IMDB Rating8.1
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating/10
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RegisseurMartin SulŪk
ActeursMariŠn Labuda, Roman LuknŠr, Zuzana SulajovŠ, Jana SvandovŠ
Plot (IMDB)Jakub's life arrived at a dead-end. He leaves his job, and gets into conflict with his father. The trouble just grows by his relation with a married woman. Breaking out, Jakub realizes the ...

Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God

Jaar2012
GenreDocumentary
IMDB Rating8.1
Metacritic Metascore73
Rotten Tomatoes Critics Rating7.9/10
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RegisseurAlex Gibney
ActeursAlex Gibney, Terry Kohut, Gary Smith, Pat Kuehn
Plot (IMDB)Alex Gibney explores the charged issue of pedophilia in the Catholic Church, following a trail from the first known protest against clerical sexual abuse in the United States and all the way to the Vatican.