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1. Parasite (2019)

R | 132 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

8.6
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96 Metascore

All unemployed, Ki-taek and his family take peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks, as they ingratiate themselves into their lives and get entangled in an unexpected incident.

Director: Bong Joon Ho | Stars: Kang-ho Song, Sun-kyun Lee, Yeo-jeong Jo, Woo-sik Choi

Votes: 75,413

2. Long Shot (2019)

R | 125 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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67 Metascore

Journalist Fred Flarsky reunites with his childhood crush, Charlotte Field, now one of the most influential women in the world. As she prepares to make a run for the Presidency, Charlotte hires Fred as her speechwriter and sparks fly.

Director: Jonathan Levine | Stars: Charlize Theron, Seth Rogen, June Diane Raphael, O'Shea Jackson Jr.

Votes: 55,296 | Gross: $30.32M

3. The Commuter (I) (2018)

PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

6.3
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56 Metascore

An Insurance Salesman/Ex-Cop is caught up in a criminal conspiracy during his daily commute home.

Director: Jaume Collet-Serra | Stars: Liam Neeson, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Jonathan Banks

Votes: 89,290 | Gross: $36.34M

4. My Girl (1991)

PG | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.9
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56 Metascore

A young girl, on the threshold of her teen years, finds her life turning upside down, when she is accompanied by an unlikely friend.

Director: Howard Zieff | Stars: Anna Chlumsky, Macaulay Culkin, Dan Aykroyd, Jamie Lee Curtis

Votes: 67,352 | Gross: $59.85M

5. The Escort (IV) (2016)

Not Rated | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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Desperate for a good story, a sex-addicted journalist throws himself into the world of high-class escorts when he starts following a Stanford-educated prostitute.

Director: Will Slocombe | Stars: Lyndsy Fonseca, Michael Doneger, Tommy Dewey, Bruce Campbell

Votes: 10,583

6. Witness for the Prosecution (1957)

Not Rated | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

8.4
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A veteran British barrister must defend his client in a murder trial that has surprise after surprise.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester

Votes: 96,406 | Gross: $8.18M

7. Scams (2019– )

Drama

6.6
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Kusano has a bright future with his fancy university degree and new job. yet, it is not to be. The blood sucking financial giant at which he works goes broke and ,leaves him on the pavement... See full summary »

Star: Yôsuke Sugino

Votes: 47

8. Suburban Gothic (2014)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Horror

5.5
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49 Metascore

City-boy Raymond returns to his hometown and finds a vengeful ghost is terrorizing his house. Therefore, this man-child recruits Becca, a badass local bartender, to solve the mystery of the spirit threatening people's lives.

Director: Richard Bates Jr. | Stars: Matthew Gray Gubler, Kat Dennings, Ray Wise, Barbara Niven

Votes: 3,402

9. The Shop Around the Corner (1940)

Not Rated | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.1
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Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand each other, without realizing that they are falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.

Director: Ernst Lubitsch | Stars: Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Frank Morgan, Joseph Schildkraut

Votes: 24,961 | Gross: $0.20M

10. Outside In (2017)

Not Rated | 109 min | Drama

6.6
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76 Metascore

An ex-con struggling to readjust to life in his small town forms an intense bond with his former high school teacher.

Director: Lynn Shelton | Stars: Edie Falco, Jay Duplass, Kaitlyn Dever, Ben Schwartz

Votes: 2,220 | Gross: $0.07M

11. Invisibles (2018)

102 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Following a municipal decision, Envol, SDF Women's Shelter, will close. There are only three months left for social workers to reintegrate at any cost the women they care for: falsification... See full summary »

Director: Louis-Julien Petit | Stars: Patricia Mouchon, Khoukha Boukherbache, Bérangère Toural, Patricia Guery

Votes: 698

12. Nocturama (2016)

130 min | Drama, Thriller

6.5
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71 Metascore

Some young folks, tired of the society they're living in, plan a bomb attack over Paris before taking shelter for a night in a shopping center.

Director: Bertrand Bonello | Stars: Finnegan Oldfield, Vincent Rottiers, Hamza Meziani, Manal Issa

Votes: 3,649 | Gross: $0.03M

13. Ayka (2018)

100 min | Drama

7.0
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A poor migrant woman in Moscow struggles with her life.

Director: Sergei Dvortsevoy | Stars: Samal Yeslyamova, Zhipara Abdilaeva, Sergey Mazur, David Alaverdyan

Votes: 688

14. The Unbelievable Truth (1989)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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67 Metascore

A man returns to his home town after serving a prison sentence for homicide, and finds that the details of the crime have been forgotten and replaced with local legends and rumors.

Director: Hal Hartley | Stars: Adrienne Shelly, Robert John Burke, Chris Cooke, Julia McNeal

Votes: 4,453 | Gross: $0.55M

15. Taipei Story (1985)

Not Rated | 119 min | Drama

7.6
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Lung, a former member of the national Little League team and now operator of an old-style fabric business, is never able to shake a longing for his past glory. One day, he runs into a forme... See full summary »

Director: Edward Yang | Stars: Chin Tsai, Hsiao-Hsien Hou, I-Chen Ko, Su-Yun Ko

Votes: 1,507 | Gross: $0.01M

16. Chocolate City (2015)

R | 91 min | Drama

3.9
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Life for a struggling college student changes in an instant when he meets the owner of a male strip club who convinces him to give amateur night a whirl.

Director: Jean-Claude La Marre | Stars: Robert Ri'chard, Tyson Beckford, DeRay Davis, Vivica A. Fox

Votes: 953 | Gross: $0.21M

17. Scribe (2016)

91 min | Action, Thriller

6.2
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The unemployed Duval is contacted by a mysterious organization to transcribe intercepted calls. He accepts the job with no suspicions, since it restores stability to his life, but it will soon result in political shenanigans of all kinds.

Director: Thomas Kruithof | Stars: François Cluzet, Denis Podalydès, Sami Bouajila, Simon Abkarian

Votes: 1,776

18. Ilo Ilo (2013)

Not Rated | 99 min | Drama

7.3
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85 Metascore

In 90s Singapore, the friendship between Filipino nursemaid Teresa and her young charge Jiale makes waves in a family, while the Asian recession hits the region.

Director: Anthony Chen | Stars: Yann Yann Yeo, Tian Wen Chen, Angeli Bayani, Jia Ler Koh

Votes: 3,870 | Gross: $0.05M

19. Polina (2016)

108 min | Drama

6.7
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65 Metascore

A young girl studies classical ballet. As a young woman she turns to modern dance and choreography.

Directors: Valérie Müller, Angelin Preljocaj | Stars: Anastasia Shevtsova, Veronika Zhovnytska, Juliette Binoche, Aleksey Guskov

Votes: 1,392 | Gross: $0.17M

20. Loulou (1980)

TV-14 | 101 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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A bored wife leaves her husband for an unemployed, petty criminal.

Director: Maurice Pialat | Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Gérard Depardieu, Guy Marchand, Humbert Balsan

Votes: 2,562

21. Paper Flags (2018)

102 min | Drama

6.5
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He is 30 and just got out of jail after 12 years of detention. She is almost 24 and has a simple life away from the city. One day, he comes to her and she let him stay with her. That's ... See full summary »

Director: Nathan Ambrosioni | Stars: Noémie Merlant, Guillaume Gouix, Sébastien Houbani, Jérôme Kircher

Votes: 70

22. To Each His Own (1946)

Approved | 122 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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An unwed mother, forced to give up her child to avoid scandal, follows her son's life from afar even as she prospers in business.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Olivia de Havilland, John Lund, Mary Anderson, Roland Culver

Votes: 2,099

23. American Loser (2007)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Drama

5.5
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A dramatic comedy about a self-induced attention-deficit disordered, learning disabled, Tourette's syndrome suffering, balance impaired, alcoholic young man from the Upper East Side of ... See full summary »

Director: Tod Harrison Williams | Stars: Seann William Scott, Gretchen Mol, Deirdre O'Connell, Kevin Conway

Votes: 2,619

24. Faultless (2016)

103 min | Drama, Thriller

6.4
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Having been fired from her old job as a real estate agent, 40 years old Constance faces severe pecuniary issues : she cannot rent a flat anymore and she doesn't find another job in Paris. ... See full summary »

Director: Sébastien Marnier | Stars: Marina Foïs, Jérémie Elkaïm, Joséphine Japy, Benjamin Biolay

Votes: 771

25. Suzy Q (1999 TV Movie)

82 min | Biography, Drama

6.7
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A weekend in the life of a bizarre family in the sixties. Their lives will never be the same after it.

Director: Martin Koolhoven | Stars: Carice van Houten, Roeland Fernhout, Linda van Dyck, Jack Wouterse

Votes: 531

26. Odd Job (2016)

107 min | Comedy, Crime

6.4
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An unemployed factory worker takes a job as a hit man to make ends meet.

Director: Pascal Chaumeil | Stars: Romain Duris, Michel Blanc, Alice Belaïdi, Gustave Kervern

Votes: 1,393

27. After Love (2016)

100 min | Drama

6.5
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66 Metascore

After 15 years of marriage, a couple with two kids is about to divorce. Until the husband find a new place to live, they have to cohabit, and figure out how to share their belongings.

Director: Joachim Lafosse | Stars: Bérénice Bejo, Cédric Kahn, Marthe Keller, Jade Soentjens

Votes: 1,735 | Gross: $0.01M

28. Nothing But a Man (1964)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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87 Metascore

A black man and his school-teacher wife face discriminatory challenges in 1960s America.

Director: Michael Roemer | Stars: Ivan Dixon, Abbey Lincoln, Julius Harris, Gloria Foster

Votes: 1,119 | Gross: $0.01M

29. I Am a Soldier (2015)

96 min | Drama

5.8
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Out of job and out of shelter, Sandrine goes back to her mother's house where she is sent to work in her uncle's dogs kennels.

Director: Laurent Larivière | Stars: Louise Bourgoin, Jean-Hugues Anglade, Anne Benoît, Laurent Capelluto

Votes: 307

30. My Sweet Orange Tree (2012)

99 min | Drama

7.2
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My Sweet Orange Tree begins with José Mauro de Vasconcelos (Caco Ciocler) receiving an edition of his finished novel. Then, the film starts to tell the story from the writer's memories, ... See full summary »

Director: Marcos Bernstein | Stars: João Guilherme, José de Abreu, Caco Ciocler, Eduardo Dascar

Votes: 1,015

31. My Piece of the Pie (2011)

Not Rated | 109 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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52 Metascore

After losing her job at a local factory, a single mother enrolls in a housekeeper training program, soon landing work cleaning the Paris apartment of handsome but cocky power broker.

Director: Cédric Klapisch | Stars: Karin Viard, Gilles Lellouche, Audrey Lamy, Jean-Pierre Martins

Votes: 1,848 | Gross: $0.00M

32. Back to Mom's (2016)

97 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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Stéphanie, a French architect in her early forties, has to return to her mother after loosing her job. Conflicts with her mother and her siblings ensue.

Director: Eric Lavaine | Stars: Josiane Balasko, Alexandra Lamy, Mathilde Seigner, Philippe Lefebvre

Votes: 1,718

33. Hard Labor (2011)

Not Rated | 99 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.6
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55 Metascore

Young housewife Helena is on the verge of fulfilling a dream as she prepares to open her own business: a neighborhood grocery store. She hires a maid, Paula, to take care of her house and ... See full summary »

Directors: Marco Dutra, Juliana Rojas | Stars: Helena Albergaria, Marat Descartes, Naloana Lima, Gilda Nomacce

Votes: 659

34. The Great & The Small (2016)

104 min | Drama

5.4
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Twenty-six year old Scott is living on the streets and trying to find his way back into society while on probation for petty crimes. He attempts to navigate his relationship with his two ... See full summary »

Director: Dusty Bias | Stars: Nick Fink, Ritchie Coster, Melanie Lynskey, Louisa Krause

Votes: 235

35. Le grand soir (2012)

92 min | Comedy

5.9
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The film tells the story of 2 brothers. One punk, one salesman. The salesman get laid off, and slowly becomes a punk like his brother.

Directors: Benoît Delépine, Gustave Kervern | Stars: Benoît Poelvoorde, Albert Dupontel, Brigitte Fontaine, Areski Belkacem

Votes: 1,759

36. Pop Goes the Easel (1935)

20 min | Comedy, Short

7.9
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The stooges are down and out. With a cop chasing them, they flee into an artists studio where they are mistaken for students. The cop continues to hunt for them and they use a variety of ... See full summary »

Director: Del Lord | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Bobby Burns

Votes: 647

37. Dizzy Doctors (1937)

Not Rated | 19 min | Comedy, Short

8.0
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The stooges get a job selling "Brighto", what they think is cleaning fluid. After ruining a cop's uniform and a new car, they discover Brighto is actually medicine. Taking their sales pitch... See full summary »

Director: Del Lord | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Eva Murray

Votes: 523

38. Liebe deine Nächste! (1998)

94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.1
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Two young and attractive social workers/nuns bring fresh air into a city missionary station, but are also challenged by lust and money, offered by a millionaire.

Director: Detlev Buck | Stars: Lea Mornar, Heike Makatsch, Moritz Bleibtreu, Elsa Grube-Deister

Votes: 360

39. Isdraken (2012)

80 min | Adventure

6.0
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The great adventure of 11-year-old Mik starts when he has to leave his home in search of a new one. Along the way, he learns about whales, fishing, friends and love. Forced to flee from the authorities, his friends join on an Ice Dragon.

Director: Martin Högdahl | Stars: Philip Olsson, Feline Andersson, Lisbeth Johansson, Malin Morgan

Votes: 214

40. The Most Wanted Man (1953)

Unrated | 85 min | Comedy

6.0
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Joe Calvert (Fernandel) is a nearsighted, friendly man who works as a clerk in a large department store, who gets into embarrassing situations when he isn't wearing his glasses. Since Joe ... See full summary »

Director: Henri Verneuil | Stars: Fernandel, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Louis Seigner, David Opatoshu

Votes: 240

41. Beating Heart (1940)

97 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Danielle Darrieux plays an impoverished reform-school escapee who finds a new lease on life when she enrolls in a school for pickpockets run by Fagin-like Saturnin-Fabre.

Director: Henri Decoin | Stars: Danielle Darrieux, Claude Dauphin, André Luguet, Junie Astor

Votes: 190

42. J'veux du soleil (2019)

76 min | Documentary

6.8
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Documentary devoted to Yellow Vests.

Directors: Gilles Perret, François Ruffin | Stars: Jean-Michel Aphatie, Christophe Barbier, Yves Calvi, Christophe Castaner

Votes: 72

43. Oi epikindynoi (Mia diamartyria) (1983)

91 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.8
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Unable to cope with unemployment, a tiler arrives in Athens, only to face equally grave problems. The only way out for him and his friends is a lucrative heist; however, when freedom is at stake, what good is the promise of a treasure?

Director: Giannis Dalianidis | Stars: Panos Mihalopoulos, Stamatis Gardelis, Kaiti Finou, Sofia Aliberti

Votes: 136

44. The Way Out (2014)

103 min | Drama

6.4
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The Way Out tells a story of a young Romani couple, Zaneta and David, the parents of little Janicka. Their efforts to live a decent and dignified life run up against the "Romani social trap... See full summary »

Director: Petr Václav | Stars: Klaudia Dudová, David Istok, Milan Cifra, Zdenek Godla

Votes: 144

45. Piasame tin kali (1955)

75 min | Comedy

4.8
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A jobless and kind countryman moves in Athens, only to lose yet another job; however, the lottery ticket in his hand could be the solution to his chronic problems. Will now the love of his life change her mind and reciprocate his feelings?

Director: Ioannis Triantafyllis | Stars: Georgia Vasileiadou, Kostas Hatzihristos, Mary Nikolaidou, Rena Stratigou

Votes: 27

46. Qui c'est les plus forts? (2015)

103 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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Add a Plot

Director: Charlotte de Turckheim | Stars: Alice Pol, Audrey Lamy, Bruno Sanches, Anna Lemarchand

Votes: 143

47. Einstweilen wird es Mittag (1988 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

6.3
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Add a Plot

Director: Karin Brandauer | Stars: Franziska Walser, Nicolas Brieger, Stefan Suske, Johannes Nikolussi

Votes: 34

48. Prego (2015)

13 min | Short, Comedy

6.4
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Prego is a short comedy film by Usher Morgan that tells the story of Emily (played by Katie Vincent), a young woman confronting a one-night stand (played by Taso Mikroulis) with the revelation that she's pregnant.

Director: Usher Morgan | Stars: Katie Vincent, Taso Mikroulis, Marah Vanbeekom, J.W. Harvey

Votes: 220

49. Fractured (2009)

11 min | Short, Drama, History

7.9
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A husband can't face losing his property. A single parent runs out of options. A mother can't bring her family together. In a city that could be yours, three lives are connected by isolation.

Director: Kane George Jason | Stars: Luciano Vecchio, Joanna Zukowski, Trushna Mahisuri, Gillian Shilling

Votes: 45

50. Gabros ap' ti Gastouni (1969)

95 min | Comedy

4.0
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A shepherd with a heart of gold finds himself in bustling Athens to work in one of his uncle's souvlaki joints. Instead, he decides to help his love-smitten cousin and her beau. Will the groom from Gastouni find a better future in Athens?

Director: Giorgos Papakostas | Stars: Dionysis Papagiannopoulos, Tasos Giannopoulos, Liza Alexiou, Marina Pefani

Votes: 7



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