The Shawshank Redemption 1994, 2h22

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GenreCrime, Drama
IMDB Rating9.3
Metacritic Metascore80
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 91%, Audience: 98%
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RegisseurFrank Darabont
MetTim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler
PlotTwo imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.

The Godfather 1972

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GenreCrime, Drama
IMDB Rating9.2
Metacritic Metascore100
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 100%, Audience: 98%
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RegisseurFrancis Ford Coppola
MetMarlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Richard S. Castellano
PlotThe aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

The Godfather: Part II 1974

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GenreCrime, Drama
IMDB Rating9.1
Metacritic Metascore80
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 99%, Audience: 97%
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RegisseurFrancis Ford Coppola
MetAl Pacino, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro
PlotThe 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.

Fight Club 1999

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GenreDrama
IMDB Rating8.9
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 80%, Audience: 96%
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RegisseurDavid Fincher
MetEdward Norton, Brad Pitt, Helena Bonham Carter, Meat Loaf
PlotAn insomniac office worker looking for a way to change his life crosses paths with a devil-may-care soap maker and they form an underground fight club that evolves into something much, much more...

Schindler's List 1993

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GenreBiography, Drama, History
IMDB Rating8.9
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 97%, Audience: 97%
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RegisseurSteven Spielberg
MetLiam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes, Caroline Goodall
PlotIn Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazis.

Star Wars: Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back 1980

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GenreAction, Adventure, Fantasy
IMDB Rating8.8
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurIrvin Kershner
MetMark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams
PlotAfter the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke.

Star Wars: Episode IV: A New Hope 1977

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GenreAction, Adventure, Fantasy
IMDB Rating8.7
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurGeorge Lucas
MetMark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing
PlotLuke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.

American History X 1998

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GenreCrime, Drama
IMDB Rating8.6
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 83%, Audience: 96%
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RegisseurTony Kaye
MetEdward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly D'Angelo, Jennifer Lien
PlotA former neo-nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did.

The Green Mile 1999

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GenreCrime, Drama, Fantasy
IMDB Rating8.5
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 80%, Audience: 94%
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RegisseurFrank Darabont
MetTom Hanks, David Morse, Michael Clarke Duncan, Bonnie Hunt
PlotThe lives of guards on Death Row are affected by one of their charges: a black man accused of child murder and rape, yet who has a mysterious gift.

Back to the Future 1985, 1h56

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GenreAdventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
IMDB Rating8.5
Metacritic Metascore86
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 96%, Audience: 94%
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RegisseurRobert Zemeckis
MetMichael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover
PlotA 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.

Das Boot: Theatrical Cut 1981

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GenreAdventure, Drama, Thriller
IMDB Rating8.4
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RegisseurWolfgang Petersen
MetJürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Klaus Wennemann, Hubertus Bengsch
PlotThe claustrophobic world of a WWII German U-boat; boredom, filth, and sheer terror.

All About Eve 1950

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GenreDrama
IMDB Rating8.4
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 100%, Audience: 95%
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RegisseurJoseph L. Mankiewicz
MetBette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm
PlotAn ingenue insinuates herself in to the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends.

Oldboy 2003

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GenreDrama, Mystery, Thriller
IMDB Rating8.4
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 80%, Audience: 94%
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RegisseurChan-wook Park
MetMin-sik Choi, Ji-tae Yu, Hye-jeong Kang, Dae-han Ji
PlotAfter being kidnapped and imprisoned for 15 years, Oh Dae-Su is released, only to find that he must find his captor in 5 days.

To Kill a Mockingbird 1962

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GenreDrama
IMDB Rating8.4
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 92%, Audience: 93%
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RegisseurRobert Mulligan
MetGregory Peck, John Megna, Frank Overton, Rosemary Murphy
PlotAtticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his kids against prejudice.

The Great Escape 1963

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GenreAdventure, Drama, History
IMDB Rating8.3
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 93%, Audience: 95%
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RegisseurJohn Sturges
MetSteve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, James Donald
PlotAllied P.O.W.s plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II.

Sunrise 1927

GenreDrama, Romance
IMDB Rating8.3
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurF.W. Murnau
MetGeorge O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, Margaret Livingston, Bodil Rosing
PlotAn allegorical tale about a man fighting the good and evil within him. Both sides are made flesh - one a sophisticated woman he is attracted to and the other his wife.

Scarface 1983

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GenreCrime, Drama
IMDB Rating8.3
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 84%, Audience: 94%
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RegisseurBrian De Palma
MetAl Pacino, Steven Bauer, Michelle Pfeiffer, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
PlotIn 1980 Miami, a determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug cartel while succumbing to greed.

Some Like It Hot 1959

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GenreComedy
IMDB Rating8.3
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 96%, Audience: 95%
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RegisseurBilly Wilder
MetMarilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, George Raft
PlotWhen two musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an all female band disguised as women, but further complications set in.

Finding Nemo 2003

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GenreAnimation, Adventure, Comedy
IMDB Rating8.2
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 99%, Audience: 86%
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RegisseurAndrew Stanton, Lee Unkrich
MetAlbert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alexander Gould, Willem Dafoe
PlotAfter his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home.

Zinzana 1999

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GenreDrama
IMDB Rating8.2
LinksIMDB   Netflix
MetLirit Mash
Plot

Fargo 1996, 1h38

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Seizoenen1 2
GenreCrime, Drama, Thriller
IMDB Rating8.2
Metacritic Metascore85
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 94%, Audience: 93%
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RegisseurJoel Coen
MetWilliam H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi, Peter Stormare
PlotJerry 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.

Platoon 1986

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GenreDrama, War
IMDB Rating8.2
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 88%, Audience: 93%
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RegisseurOliver Stone
MetKeith David, Forest Whitaker, Francesco Quinn, Kevin Dillon
PlotA young recruit in Vietnam faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.

Hope 1971

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GenreDrama
IMDB Rating8.2
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RegisseurSerif Gören, Yilmaz Güney
MetYilmaz Güney, Gülsen Alniaçik, Tuncel Kurtiz, Kürsat Alniaçik
Plot"Umut" is the story of an illiterate man and his family, whose existence depends on his income as a horse cab driver. When one of his horses is killed by an automobile, and when it is clear...

Interrogation 1982

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GenreCrime, Drama, Thriller
IMDB Rating8.2
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RegisseurRyszard Bugajski
MetKrystyna Janda, Adam Ferency, Janusz Gajos, Agnieszka Holland
PlotTonia goes out drinking. She wakes up in prison, not having a clue why she's there. She is tortured to encourage her to confess to a crime she is not aware of.

The Big Lebowski 1998

GenreComedy, Crime
IMDB Rating8.2
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 80%, Audience: 94%
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RegisseurJoel Coen, Ethan Coen
MetJeff Bridges, John Goodman, Julianne Moore, Steve Buscemi
Plot"Dude" Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it.

Trainspotting 1996

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GenreDrama
IMDB Rating8.2
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 89%, Audience: 94%
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RegisseurDanny Boyle
MetEwan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd
PlotRenton, deeply immersed in the Edinburgh drug scene, tries to clean up and get out, despite the allure of the drugs and influence of friends.

Pirates Of The Caribbean: The Curse Of The Black Pearl 2003

GenreAction, Adventure, Fantasy
IMDB Rating8.1
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 79%, Audience: 86%
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RegisseurGore Verbinski
MetJohnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley
PlotBlacksmith Will Turner teams up with eccentric pirate "Captain" Jack Sparrow to save his love, the governor's daughter, from Jack's former pirate allies, who are now undead.

Jaws 1975

Kijkwijzer
GenreDrama, Thriller
IMDB Rating8.1
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 98%, Audience: 90%
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RegisseurSteven Spielberg
MetRoy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss, Lorraine Gary
PlotWhen a gigantic great white shark begins to menace the small island community of Amity, a police chief, a marine scientist and grizzled fisherman set out to stop it.

Monsters en co. 2001

GenreAnimation, Adventure, Comedy
IMDB Rating8.1
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurPete Docter, David Silverman, Lee Unkrich
MetJohn Goodman, Billy Crystal, Mary Gibbs, Steve Buscemi
PlotIn order to power the city, monsters have to scare children so that they scream. However, the children are toxic to the monsters, and after a child gets through, 2 monsters realize things may not be what they think.

The Terminator 1984

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GenreAction, Sci-Fi
IMDB Rating8.1
Metacritic Metascore84
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 100%, Audience: 88%
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RegisseurJames Cameron
MetArnold Schwarzenegger, Michael Biehn, Linda Hamilton, Paul Winfield
PlotA human-looking indestructible cyborg is sent from 2029 to 1984 to assassinate a waitress, whose unborn son will lead humanity in a war against the machines, while a soldier from that war is sent to protect her at all costs.

Akira 1988

GenreAnimation, Action, Drama
IMDB Rating8.1
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurKatsuhiro Ôtomo
MetMitsuo Iwata, Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama, Tesshô Genda
PlotA secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psychic psychopath that only two teenagers and a group of psychics can stop.

Vizontele 2001

GenreComedy, Drama
IMDB Rating8
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurYilmaz Erdogan, Ömer Faruk Sorak
MetYilmaz Erdogan, Demet Akbag, Altan Erkekli, Cem Yilmaz
PlotThe film is about the introduction of television to a small village in southeast Anatolia in 1974. Employing a tragicomic language, it tells of the efforts of Emin who is the village idiot ...

In the Heat of the Night 1967

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GenreCrime, Drama, Mystery
IMDB Rating8
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurNorman Jewison
MetSidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant
PlotAn African American police detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racially hostile southern town.

Nine Queens 2000

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GenreCrime, Drama, Thriller
IMDB Rating7.9
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RegisseurFabián Bielinsky
MetRicardo Darín, Gastón Pauls, Leticia Brédice, María Mercedes Villagra
PlotTwo con artists try to swindle a stamp collector by selling him a sheet of counterfeit rare stamps (the "nine queens").

The Innocents 1961

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GenreFantasy, Horror
IMDB Rating7.9
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurJack Clayton
MetDeborah Kerr, Peter Wyngarde, Megs Jenkins, Michael Redgrave
PlotA young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted.

Déjà Vu 1989

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GenreComedy
IMDB Rating7.9
Metacritic Metascore59
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 0%, Audience: 75%
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RegisseurJuliusz Machulski
MetJerzy Stuhr, Galina Petrova, Nikolai Karachentsov, Vladimir Golovin
PlotThe Prohibition years. Chicago bootleggers suffer losses due to their betrayal by one Mick Nich - Mikita Nichiporuk. The mob decides to execute the traitor, who escaped to Odessa, USSR, and...

Shrek 2001

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GenreAnimation, Adventure, Comedy
IMDB Rating7.9
Metacritic Metascore84
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 88%, Audience: 90%
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RegisseurAndrew Adamson, Vicky Jenson
MetMike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, John Lithgow
PlotAn ogre, in order to regain his swamp, travels along with an annoying donkey in order to bring a princess to a scheming lord, wishing himself King.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off 1986

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GenreComedy, Drama
IMDB Rating7.9
Metacritic Metascore60
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 80%, Audience: 92%
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RegisseurJohn Hughes
MetMatthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara, Jeffrey Jones
PlotA high school wise guy is determined to have a day off from school, despite of what the principal thinks of that.

The Boondock Saints 1999

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GenreAction, Crime, Thriller
IMDB Rating7.9
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 20%, Audience: 91%
LinksIMDB   Rotten Tomatoes   Netflix
RegisseurTroy Duffy
MetWillem Dafoe, Sean Patrick Flanery, Norman Reedus, David Della Rocco
PlotFraternal twins set out to rid Boston of the evil men operating there while being tracked down by an FBI agent.

The Breakfast Club 1985

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GenreComedy, Drama
IMDB Rating7.9
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 91%, Audience: 92%
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RegisseurJohn Hughes
MetEmilio Estevez, Paul Gleason, Anthony Michael Hall, John Kapelos
PlotFive high school students, all different stereotypes, meet in detention, where they pour their hearts out to each other, and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought.

South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut 1999

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GenreAnimation, Comedy, Musical
IMDB Rating7.8
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 81%, Audience: 88%
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RegisseurTrey Parker
MetTrey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman, Isaac Hayes
PlotWhen the four boys see an R-rated movie featuring Canadians Terrance & Phillip, they are pronounced "corrupted", and their parents pressure the United States to wage war against Canada.

Ocean's Eleven 2001

Kijkwijzer
GenreCrime, Thriller
IMDB Rating7.8
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 82%, Audience: 79%
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RegisseurSteven Soderbergh
MetGeorge Clooney, Cecelia Ann Birt, Paul L. Nolan, Carol Florence
PlotDanny Ocean and his eleven accomplices plan to rob three Las Vegas casinos simultaneously.

South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut 1999

Kijkwijzer
GenreAnimation, Comedy, Musical
IMDB Rating7.8
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 81%, Audience: 88%
LinksIMDB   Rotten Tomatoes   Netflix
RegisseurTrey Parker
MetTrey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman, Isaac Hayes
PlotWhen the four boys see an R-rated movie featuring Canadians Terrance & Phillip, they are pronounced "corrupted", and their parents pressure the United States to wage war against Canada.

Tombstone 1993

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GenreAction, Biography, Drama
IMDB Rating7.8
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurGeorge P. Cosmatos, Kevin Jarre
MetKurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Sam Elliott, Bill Paxton
PlotA successful lawman's plans to retire anonymously in Tombstone, Arizona, are disrupted by the kind of outlaws he was famous for eliminating.

Hans Teeuwen: Trui 2001, 1h50

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GenreComedy
IMDB Rating7.8
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurMarcel de Vré
MetHans Teeuwen
Plot

The King of Comedy 1982

Kijkwijzer
GenreComedy, Crime, Drama
IMDB Rating7.8
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurMartin Scorsese
MetRobert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, Diahnne Abbott, Sandra Bernhard
PlotAspiring comic Rupert Pupkin attempts to achieve success in show business by stalking his idol, a late night talk-show host who craves his own privacy.

The Magnificent Seven 1960

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GenreWestern
IMDB Rating7.8
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 93%, Audience: 88%
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RegisseurJohn Sturges
MetYul Brynner, Eli Wallach, Steve McQueen, Charles Bronson
PlotAn oppressed Mexican peasant village assembles seven gunfighters to help defend their homes.

Kramer vs. Kramer 1979

GenreDrama
IMDB Rating7.8
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurRobert Benton
MetDustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Jane Alexander, Justin Henry
PlotTed Kramer's wife leaves her husband, allowing for a lost bond to be rediscovered between Ted and his son, Billy. But a heated custody battle ensues over the divorced couple's son, deepening the wounds left by the separation.

Road to Perdition 2002

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GenreCrime, Drama, Thriller
IMDB Rating7.8
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 81%, Audience: 86%
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RegisseurSam Mendes
MetTyler Hoechlin, Rob Maxey, Liam Aiken, Jennifer Jason Leigh
PlotBonds of loyalty are put to the test when a hitman's son witnesses what his father does for a living.

The Game 1997

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GenreDrama, Mystery, Thriller
IMDB Rating7.8
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 71%, Audience: 85%
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RegisseurDavid Fincher
MetMichael Douglas, Sean Penn, Deborah Kara Unger, James Rebhorn
PlotWealthy San Francisco financier Nicholas Van Orton gets a strange birthday present from wayward brother Conrad: a live-action game that consumes his life.

Boyz n the Hood 1991

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GenreCrime, Drama
IMDB Rating7.8
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 96%, Audience: 93%
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RegisseurJohn Singleton
MetHudhail Al-Amir, Lloyd Avery II, Angela Bassett, Mia Bell
PlotSaga of a group of childhood friends growing up in a Los Angeles ghetto.

The Experiment 2001

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GenreDrama, Thriller
IMDB Rating7.8
Metacritic Metascore60
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 72%, Audience: 88%
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RegisseurOliver Hirschbiegel
MetMoritz Bleibtreu, Christian Berkel, Oliver Stokowski, Wotan Wilke Möhring
PlotThe movie is based on the infamous "Stanford Prison Experiment" conducted in 1971. A makeshift prison is set up in a research lab, complete with cells, bars and surveillance cameras. For ...

Grand Hotel 1932

Kijkwijzer
Seizoenen1 2 3
GenreDrama, Romance
IMDB Rating7.7
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 87%, Audience: 78%
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RegisseurEdmund Goulding
MetGreta Garbo, John Barrymore, Joan Crawford, Wallace Beery
PlotA group of very different individuals staying at a luxurious hotel in Berlin deal with each of their respective dramas.

25th Hour 2002

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GenreCrime, Drama
IMDB Rating7.7
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 78%, Audience: 85%
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RegisseurSpike Lee
MetEdward Norton, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Barry Pepper, Rosario Dawson
PlotCornered by the DEA, convicted New York drug dealer Montgomery Brogan reevaluates his life in the 24 remaining hours before facing a seven-year jail term.

Sense and Sensibility 1995

Kijkwijzer
GenreDrama, Romance
IMDB Rating7.7
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 98%, Audience: 90%
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RegisseurAng Lee
MetJames Fleet, Tom Wilkinson, Harriet Walter, Kate Winslet
PlotRich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her three daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. The two eldest daughters are the titular opposites.

Awakenings 1990

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GenreBiography, Drama
IMDB Rating7.7
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 88%, Audience: 89%
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RegisseurPenny Marshall
MetRobert De Niro, Robin Williams, Julie Kavner, Ruth Nelson
PlotThe victims of an encephalitis epidemic many years ago have been catatonic ever since, but now a new drug offers the prospect of reviving them.

Remember the Titans 2000

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GenreBiography, Drama, Sport
IMDB Rating7.7
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 73%, Audience: 93%
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RegisseurBoaz Yakin
MetDenzel Washington, Will Patton, Wood Harris, Ryan Hurst
PlotThe true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit.

Midnight Express 1978

GenreBiography, Crime, Drama
IMDB Rating7.7
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurAlan Parker
MetBrad Davis, Irene Miracle, Bo Hopkins, Paolo Bonacelli
PlotBilly Hayes, an American college student, is caught smuggling drugs out of Turkey and thrown into prison.

Back to the Future Part II 1989, 1h48

Kijkwijzer
GenreAdventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
IMDB Rating7.7
Metacritic Metascore57
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 64%, Audience: 85%
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RegisseurRobert Zemeckis
MetMichael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Thomas F. Wilson
PlotAfter visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985... without interfering with his first trip.

Who Framed Roger Rabbit 1988

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GenreAnimation, Comedy, Crime
IMDB Rating7.7
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 98%, Audience: 84%
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RegisseurRobert Zemeckis
MetBob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy, Charles Fleischer
PlotA toon hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder.

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas 1998

Kijkwijzer
GenreComedy
IMDB Rating7.7
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 50%, Audience: 90%
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RegisseurTerry Gilliam
MetJohnny Depp, Benicio Del Toro, Tobey Maguire, Ellen Barkin
PlotAn oddball journalist and his psychopathic lawyer travel to Las Vegas for a series of psychedelic escapades.

The Thin Red Line 1998

GenreDrama, War
IMDB Rating7.6
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 79%, Audience: 80%
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RegisseurTerrence Malick
MetNick Nolte, Jim Caviezel, Sean Penn, Elias Koteas
PlotTerrence Malick's adaptation of James Jones' autobiographical 1962 novel, focusing on the conflict at Guadalcanal during the second World War.

The Hours 2002

GenreDrama
IMDB Rating7.6
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 81%, Audience: 85%
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RegisseurStephen Daldry
MetMeryl Streep, Julianne Moore, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris
PlotThe story of how the novel "Mrs. Dalloway" affects three generations of women, all of whom, in one way or another, have had to deal with suicide in their lives.

Drunken Master 1978

GenreAction, Comedy
IMDB Rating7.6
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurWoo-Ping Yuen
MetJackie Chan, Siu Tin Yuen, Jang Lee Hwang, Dean Shek
PlotAn undisciplined boy must learn Drunken Fist Kung Fu in order to stop an assassin.

The Spirit of Christmas 1995

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GenreAnimation, Comedy, Short
IMDB Rating7.6
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurTrey Parker, Matt Stone
MetTrey Parker, Matt Stone
PlotFour caroling children meet Jesus and Santa Claus and learn the true meaning of Christmas.

Carandiru 2003

GenreDrama, Crime
IMDB Rating7.6
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurHector Babenco
MetLuiz Carlos Vasconcelos, Milton Gonçalves, Ivan de Almeida, Ailton Graça
PlotBrazilian MD Drauzio Varella starts AIDS prevention in Brazil's largest prison, Carandiru, in São Paulo, where the population is nearly double its 4,000 maximum. Doc learns from experience ...

Army of Darkness 1992

Kijkwijzer
GenreComedy, Fantasy, Horror
IMDB Rating7.6
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 70%, Audience: 87%
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RegisseurSam Raimi
MetBruce Campbell, Embeth Davidtz, Marcus Gilbert, Ian Abercrombie
PlotA man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home.

Hurricane Carter 1999, 2h26

GenreBiography, Drama, Sport
IMDB Rating7.6
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurNorman Jewison
MetDenzel Washington, Vicellous Shannon, Deborah Kara Unger, Liev Schreiber
PlotThe story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence.

The Royal Tenenbaums 2001

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GenreComedy, Drama
IMDB Rating7.6
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 80%, Audience: 89%
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RegisseurWes Anderson
MetGene Hackman, Anjelica Huston, Ben Stiller, Gwyneth Paltrow
PlotAn estranged family of former child prodigies reunites when their father announces he is terminally ill.

Schemer 2003

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GenreShort, Thriller
IMDB Rating7.5
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RegisseurErwin van den Eshof
MetSita Manichand, Jaap Postma, Nienke Römer, Titus Tiel Groenestege
PlotA psychological thriller about a man who's possesed of power.

Total Recall 1990

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GenreAction, Adventure, Sci-Fi
IMDB Rating7.5
Metacritic Metascore57
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 84%, Audience: 78%
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RegisseurPaul Verhoeven
MetArnold Schwarzenegger, Rachel Ticotin, Sharon Stone, Ronny Cox
PlotWhen a man goes for virtual vacation memories of the planet Mars, an unexpected and harrowing series of events forces him to go to the planet for real, or does he?

Dracula 1992

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GenreHorror, Romance
IMDB Rating7.5
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 79%, Audience: 80%
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RegisseurFrancis Ford Coppola
MetGary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Anthony Hopkins, Keanu Reeves
PlotThe vampire comes to England to seduce a visitor's fiancée and inflict havoc in the foreign land.

Much Ado About Nothing 1993

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GenreComedy, Drama, Romance
IMDB Rating7.5
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 91%, Audience: 87%
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RegisseurKenneth Branagh
MetRichard Briers, Kate Beckinsale, Imelda Staunton, Jimmy Yuill
PlotYoung lovers Hero and Claudio, soon to wed, conspire to get verbal sparring partners and confirmed singles Benedick and Beatrice to wed as well.

Gallipoli 1981

GenreAdventure, Drama, History
IMDB Rating7.5
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurPeter Weir
MetMark Lee, Bill Kerr, Harold Hopkins, Charles Lathalu Yunipingu
PlotTwo Australian sprinters face the brutal realities of war when they are sent to fight in the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey during World War I.

Thicker Than Water 1935

GenreComedy, Short
IMDB Rating7.5
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurJames W. Horne
MetStan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Daphne Pollard, James Finlayson
PlotOliver's in trouble with his wife after missing a payment on their furniture, having given the money to Stanley, who used it instead to pay Mrs. Hardy for his room and board. While doing ...

Elizabeth 1998

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GenreBiography, Drama, History
IMDB Rating7.5
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurShekhar Kapur
MetCate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush, Christopher Eccleston, Joseph Fiennes
PlotA film of the early years of the reign of Elizabeth I of England and her difficult task of learning what is necessary to be a monarch.

Mean Streets 1973

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GenreCrime, Drama, Romance
IMDB Rating7.5
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 98%, Audience: 85%
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RegisseurMartin Scorsese
MetRobert De Niro, Harvey Keitel, David Proval, Amy Robinson
PlotA small-time hood struggles to succeed on the "mean streets" of Little Italy.

A Time to Kill 1996

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GenreCrime, Drama, Thriller
IMDB Rating7.4
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 67%, Audience: 86%
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RegisseurJoel Schumacher
MetMatthew McConaughey, Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson, Kevin Spacey
PlotA young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the K.K.K.

Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World 2003

GenreAction, Adventure, Drama
IMDB Rating7.4
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 85%, Audience: 80%
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RegisseurPeter Weir
MetRussell Crowe, Paul Bettany, James D'Arcy, Edward Woodall
PlotDuring the Napoleonic Wars, a brash British captain pushes his ship and crew to their limits in pursuit of a formidable French war vessel around South America.

Rurôni Kenshin: Ishin shishi e no Requiem 1997, 1h30

GenreAnimation, Action, Drama
IMDB Rating7.4
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurTsuji Hajiki
MetMayo Suzukaze, J. Shanon Weaver, Miki Fujitani, Judson Jones
PlotThe war against the Tokugawa Shogunate ended years ago. But there are some who are not happy with the outcome. Takimi Shigure watched his friends and family get cut down in the name of ...

Carrie 1976

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GenreHorror
IMDB Rating7.4
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 92%, Audience: 76%
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RegisseurBrian De Palma
MetSissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving, William Katt
PlotA young, abused and timid 17-year-old girl discovers she has telekinesis, and gets pushed to the limit on the night of her school's prom by a humiliating prank.

Sleepy Hollow 1999

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Seizoenen1 2 3
GenreDrama, Horror, Mystery
IMDB Rating7.4
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 67%, Audience: 80%
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RegisseurTim Burton
MetJohnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson, Michael Gambon
PlotIchabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate the decapitations of 3 people with the culprit being the legendary apparition, the Headless Horseman.

A Bridge Too Far 1977

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GenreDrama, History, War
IMDB Rating7.4
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurRichard Attenborough
MetSiem Vroom, Marlies van Alcmaer, Erik van 't Wout, Wolfgang Preiss
PlotOperation Market Garden, September 1944: The Allies attempt to capture several strategically important bridges in the Netherlands in the hope of breaking the German lines. However, mismanagement and poor planning result in its failure.

Back to the Future Part III 1990

GenreAdventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
IMDB Rating7.4
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 73%, Audience: 78%
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RegisseurRobert Zemeckis
MetMichael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Mary Steenburgen, Thomas F. Wilson
PlotEnjoying a peaceable existence in 1885, Doctor Emmet Brown is about to be killed by Buford "Mad Dog" Tannen. Marty McFly travels back in time to save his friend.

Contact 1997

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GenreDrama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
IMDB Rating7.4
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurRobert Zemeckis
MetJena Malone, David Morse, Jodie Foster, Geoffrey Blake
PlotDr. Ellie Arroway, after years of searching, finds conclusive radio proof of intelligent aliens, who send plans for a mysterious machine.

Seabiscuit 2003

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GenreDrama, History, Sport
IMDB Rating7.3
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 77%, Audience: 76%
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RegisseurGary Ross
MetDavid McCullough, Jeff Bridges, Paul Vincent O'Connor, Chris Cooper
PlotTrue story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.

Crimson Tide 1995

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GenreAction, Drama, Thriller
IMDB Rating7.3
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 87%, Audience: 83%
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RegisseurTony Scott
MetDenzel Washington, Gene Hackman, Matt Craven, George Dzundza
PlotOn a US nuclear missile sub, a young first officer stages a mutiny to prevent his trigger happy captain from launching his missiles before confirming his orders to do so.

Girl, Interrupted 1999

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GenreBiography, Drama
IMDB Rating7.3
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 54%, Audience: 84%
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RegisseurJames Mangold
MetWinona Ryder, Angelina Jolie, Clea DuVall, Brittany Murphy
PlotBased on writer Susanna Kaysen's account of her 18-month stay at a mental hospital in the 1960s.

The Negotiator 1998

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GenreAction, Crime, Drama
IMDB Rating7.3
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 75%, Audience: 79%
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RegisseurF. Gary Gray
MetSamuel L. Jackson, Kevin Spacey, David Morse, Ron Rifkin
PlotIn a desperate attempt to prove his innocence, a skilled police negotiator accused of corruption and murder takes hostages in a government office to gain the time he needs to find the truth.

Les Miserables 1978

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GenreDrama, History
IMDB Rating7.3
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 0%, Audience: 74%
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RegisseurGlenn Jordan
MetRichard Jordan, Anthony Perkins, Cyril Cusack, Claude Dauphin
PlotJean Valjean, convicted of stealing bread, is hounded for decades by the relentless and cruel policeman Javert.

Terra 2003

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GenreAnimation, Drama, Sci-Fi
IMDB Rating7.3
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurAristomenis Tsirbas
MetCricket Leigh, Steve Weingartener
Plot

I Am David 2003

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GenreDrama
IMDB Rating7.3
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 38%, Audience: 84%
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RegisseurPaul Feig
MetBen Tibber, Jim Caviezel, Joan Plowright, Hristo Shopov
PlotA 12-year-old boy escapes from a Bulgarian Communist concentration camp and sets out on a journey to reach Denmark.

Frequency 2000

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Seizoenen1
GenreCrime, Drama, Mystery
IMDB Rating7.3
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RegisseurGregory Hoblit
MetDennis Quaid, Jim Caviezel, Shawn Doyle, Elizabeth Mitchell
PlotAn accidental cross-time radio link connects father and son across 30 years. The son tries to save his father's life, but then must fix the consequences.

Merlijn De Tovenaar (NL) 1963

GenreAnimation, Adventure, Comedy
IMDB Rating7.2
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 71%, Audience: 74%
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RegisseurWolfgang Reitherman
MetSebastian Cabot, Karl Swenson, Rickie Sorensen, Junius Matthews
PlotThe wizard Merlin teaches a young boy who is destined to be King Arthur.

Hitler: The Rise of Evil 2003

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Seizoenen1
GenreBiography, Drama, History, War
IMDB Rating7.2
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 0%, Audience: 73%
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RegisseurChristian Duguay
MetRobert Carlyle, Stockard Channing, Jena Malone, Julianna Margulies
PlotA unique slant, profiling the life of Adolf Hitler as a child and his rise through the ranks of the National German Workers' Party prior to World War II.

Le moine 1994

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GenreAnimation, Musical, Short
IMDB Rating7.2
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RegisseurMichael Dudok de Wit
Met
PlotA plump and exuberant monk goes fishing, and a playful fish eludes him. First the monk uses a rod and reel, then a net; over and over, he ends up fish-less and wet. Sleepless, he tries ...

Slam 1998

GenreDrama
IMDB Rating7.2
LinksIMDB   Netflix
RegisseurMarc Levin
MetSaul Williams, Sonja Sohn, Bonz Malone, Lawrence Wilson
PlotSlam tells the story of Ray Joshua, an original, gifted young MC trapped in a war-zone housing project known as Dodge City. Unable to find a job, Ray copes with the despair and poverty of ...

The Driver 1978

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Seizoenen1
GenreCrime, Thriller
IMDB Rating7.2
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RegisseurWalter Hill
MetRyan O'Neal, Bruce Dern, Isabelle Adjani, Ronee Blakley
Plot"The Driver" is a specialist in a rare business: he drives getaway cars in robberies. His exceptional talent prevented him from being caught yet. After another successful flight from the ...

Scream 1996

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GenreCrime, Horror, Mystery
IMDB Rating7.2
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 78%, Audience: 78%
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RegisseurWes Craven
MetDrew Barrymore, Roger Jackson, Kevin Patrick Walls, David Booth
PlotA masked killer begins murdering teenagers in a small town, and as the body count rises, one girl and her friends contemplate the "rules" of horror films as they find themselves living in a real-life one.

In the Line of Fire 1993

GenreAction, Crime, Drama
IMDB Rating7.2
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 95%, Audience: 79%
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RegisseurWolfgang Petersen
MetClint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo, Dylan McDermott
PlotSecret Service agent Frank Horrigan couldn't save Kennedy, but he's determined not to let a clever assassin take out this president.