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1. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (2018)

TV-14 | 124 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.4
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65 Metascore

In the aftermath of World War II, a writer forms an unexpected bond with the residents of Guernsey Island when she decides to write a book about their experiences during the war.

Director: Mike Newell | Stars: Jessica Brown Findlay, Tom Courtenay, Michiel Huisman, Katherine Parkinson

Votes: 24,430

2. Midway (1976)

PG | 132 min | Action, Drama, History

6.8
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48 Metascore

A dramatization of the battle that was widely heralded as a turning point of the Pacific Theatre of World War II.

Director: Jack Smight | Stars: Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda, James Coburn, Glenn Ford

Votes: 16,128

3. Escape from Alcatraz (1979)

PG | 112 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.6
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76 Metascore

Alcatraz is the most secure prison of its time. It is believed that no one can ever escape from it, until three daring men make a possible successful attempt at escaping from one of the most infamous prisons in the world.

Director: Don Siegel | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Patrick McGoohan, Roberts Blossom, Jack Thibeau

Votes: 106,503 | Gross: $43.00M

4. Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)

PG | 93 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.8
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60 Metascore

The Madagascar animals join a struggling European circus to get back to New York, but find themselves being pursued by a psychotic animal control officer.

Directors: Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath, Conrad Vernon | Stars: Ben Stiller, Jada Pinkett Smith, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer

Votes: 149,776 | Gross: $216.39M

5. Key Largo (1948)

Not Rated | 100 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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A man visits his war buddy's family hotel and finds a gangster running things. As a hurricane approaches, the two end up confronting each other.

Director: John Huston | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson, Lauren Bacall, Lionel Barrymore

Votes: 34,456

6. Hard Ticket to Hawaii (1987)

R | 96 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

4.8
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In Molokai, two undercover drug enforcement agents are after a vicious drug kingpin, but on the way, they will also have to deal with a contaminated giant python.

Director: Andy Sidaris | Stars: Ronn Moss, Dona Speir, Hope Marie Carlton, Harold Diamond

Votes: 3,188

7. Iona (2015)

85 min | Drama

5.3
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Iona takes her teenage son to the holy island where she was born so they can hide from a violent crime. As her son seeks forgiveness for what he has done Iona comes to terms with her loss of faith.

Director: Scott Graham | Stars: Ruth Negga, Douglas Henshall, Tom Brooke, Michelle Duncan

Votes: 247

8. Stromboli (1950)

Not Rated | 81 min | Drama

7.3
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Karin, a young woman from the Baltic countries, marries fisherman Antonio to escape from a prison camp. But she cannot get used to the tough life in Antonio's volcano-threatened village, Stromboli.

Director: Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Mario Vitale, Renzo Cesana, Mario Sponzo

Votes: 5,220

9. I Am Cuba (1964)

Not Rated | 108 min | Drama, History, War

8.2
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Four vignettes about the lives of the Cuban people set during the pre-revolutionary era.

Director: Mikhail Kalatozov | Stars: Sergio Corrieri, Salvador Wood, José Gallardo, Raúl García

Votes: 7,317 | Gross: $0.16M

10. The Flatey Enigma (2018– )

211 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.1
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Set in 1971, the series follows Johanna, a professor of Nordic Studies, accused of murder. To prove her innocence, she has to solve a riddle in a medieval manuscript about Norse kings, the ... See full summary »

Stars: Lára Jóhanna Jónsdóttir, Stefán Hallur Stefánsson, Hilmir Jensson, Sigurður Sigurjónsson

Votes: 111

11. Affair in Trinidad (1952)

Not Rated | 98 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.7
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Nightclub singer and her brother-in-law try to find her husband's killer.

Director: Vincent Sherman | Stars: Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Alexander Scourby, Valerie Bettis

Votes: 1,644

12. Java Heat (2013)

R | 104 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.1
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35 Metascore

A Muslim detective teams with an American posing as a graduate student to find the man behind a series of deadly terrorist bombings in Indonesia.

Director: Conor Allyn | Stars: Kellan Lutz, Verdi Solaiman, Mickey Rourke, Ario Bayu

Votes: 4,538

13. Malta Story (1953)

97 min | Drama, History, War

6.5
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In World War II, the island of Malta, strategically located and vital to supply lines in the Mediterranean Sea, is fiercely attacked by the Germans, but staunchly defended by the British.

Director: Brian Desmond Hurst | Stars: Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Anthony Steel, Muriel Pavlow

Votes: 1,294

14. Island of the Blue Dolphins (1964)

93 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

6.1
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The story of a Native American girl, abandoned on a tiny island, who is protected by a wild dog.

Director: James B. Clark | Stars: Celia Milius, Larry Domasin, Ann Daniel, Carlos Romero

Votes: 392

15. The Widow of Saint-Pierre (2000)

R | 112 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.2
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73 Metascore

In a small French colony, a drunken man kills someone. While a guillotine is being shipped in, he changes, becoming a good and popular man.

Director: Patrice Leconte | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Daniel Auteuil, Emir Kusturica, Michel Duchaussoy

Votes: 5,140 | Gross: $3.06M

16. The Kings of Mykonos (2010)

102 min | Comedy

4.5
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Steve 'The Wog Boy' Karamitsis inherits a beach on the resort island of Mykonos from an uncle he's never met.

Director: Peter Andrikidis | Stars: Nick Giannopoulos, Vince Colosimo, Zeta Makrypoulia, Alex Dimitriades

Votes: 2,260

17. Hierro (2009)

Not Rated | 94 min | Mystery, Thriller

5.7
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After her son goes missing, a broken mother returns months later to the island of El Hierro to identify a body. She finds out her son is not the only one missing.

Director: Gabe Ibáñez | Stars: Elena Anaya, Bea Segura, Mar Sodupe, Andrés Herrera

Votes: 3,079

18. Galápagos (2006– )

180 min | Documentary

8.2
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The history of these beautiful Islands from their creation as uprising lava to their being studied by Darwin to their modern day inhabitants.

Stars: Tilda Swinton, Richard Wollocombe, Tom Hiddleston, Stacy Keach

Votes: 1,215

19. Bornholmer Straße (2014 TV Movie)

88 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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A comic look at the fall of the Berlin Wall in November of 1989, told from the point of view of the German border guards at the checkpoint where it all started.

Director: Christian Schwochow | Stars: Charly Hübner, Milan Peschel, Ulrich Matthes, Rainer Bock

Votes: 571

20. Round Ireland with a Fridge (2010)

89 min | Comedy, Drama

5.3
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After years of performing the same comedy sketch at performances, Tony Hawks decides to find inspiration for his scripts by traveling around Ireland with a portable fridge.

Director: Ed Bye | Stars: Tony Hawks, Valerie O'Connor, Ed Byrne, Sean Hughes

Votes: 447

21. Island of Lemurs: Madagascar (2014)

G | 39 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure

7.0
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66 Metascore

A documentary that follows Dr. Patricia C. Wright's mission to help lemurs, the highly evolved creatures who arrived on Madagascar millions of years ago as castaways but are now highly endangered.

Director: David Douglas | Stars: Patricia Wright, Morgan Freeman, Hantanirina Rasamimanana

Votes: 854 | Gross: $11.26M

22. The Women of Pitcairn Island (1956)

Approved | 72 min | Adventure, Drama

6.3
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Eighteen years have passed since the arrival of the Bounty mutineers on Pitcairn Island. The last of these mutineers has just died and the island is now populated solely by their widows and... See full summary »

Director: Jean Yarbrough | Stars: James Craig, Lynn Bari, John Smith, Arleen Whelan

Votes: 27

23. Seeing Ceylon (1952)

Approved | 8 min | Documentary, Short

6.3
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In this travelogue of Ceylon, the first stop is Colombo, the capital and chief seaport of this island nation. A lighthouse at the end of the main street is the chief landmark. The port is ... See full summary »

Star: James A. FitzPatrick

Votes: 42

24. Ein Bayer auf Rügen (1993–1997)

90 min | Crime, Drama

4.1
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Stars: Wolfgang Fierek, Ottfried Fischer, Luise Deschauer, Veronika Fitz

Votes: 25

25. Cuba Libre (1996 TV Movie)

92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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Tom is constantly running into problems and gets beaten up time and time again.

Director: Christian Petzold | Stars: Richy Müller, Catherine Flemming, Wolfram Berger, Mark Schlichter

Votes: 61

26. Strawberry Shortcake: Adventures on Ice Cream Island (2004 Video)

TV-G | 64 min | Animation

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When Honey Pie Pony meets other horses on Ice Cream Island, she thinks she should move there. But once she realizes how much her human pals need her back home, she reconsiders. Later Honey ... See full summary »

Stars: Sarah Heinke, DeJare Barfield, Nils Haaland, Anna Jordan

Votes: 29

27. The Jew of Malta (2012)

Drama

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Barabas' wealth and land are seized and his home turned into a nunnery. He spends the rest of the movie plotting his revenge

Director: Douglas Morse | Stars: Barzin Akhavan, Fajer Al-Kaisi, Ian Antal, Ben Beckley

28. Mörder auf Amrum (2009 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Thriller

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Director: Markus Imboden | Stars: Hinnerk Schönemann, Irina Potapenko, Barbara Rudnik, Thomas Thieme

Votes: 167

29. Atlantis (I) (2008)

90 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.5
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Shy, thirteen year old Xenia doesn't feel comfortable in the overly-regulated society she lives in. In search of a place for herself she discovers an island on which time doesn't seem to ... See full summary »

Director: Digna Sinke | Stars: Pitou Nicolaes, Valerie Bedier de Prairie, Khaldoen El Mecky, Cas Enklaar

Votes: 86

30. Nuova Guinea, l'isola dei cannibali (1974)

100 min | Documentary, Horror

5.3
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Director: Akira Ide | Stars: Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II

Votes: 36

31. Monte Cristo (1929)

223 min | Adventure

6.9
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After greedy men have Edmound Dantes unjustly imprisoned for 20 years for innocently delivering a letter entrusted to him, he escapes to get his revenge on them

Director: Henri Fescourt | Stars: Jean Angelo, Lil Dagover, Gaston Modot, Jean Toulout

Votes: 103

32. Tokyo Island (2010)

129 min | Drama

4.7
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Men and one woman have drifted to an uninhabited island. The only woman will try to survive by taking advantage of her own sexual attractiveness.

Director: Makoto Shinozaki | Stars: Tae Kimura, Yôsuke Kubozuka, Ryôhei Abe, Tasuku Emoto

Votes: 49

33. Mein Leben für Irland (1941)

90 min | Drama

5.0
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"My Life for Ireland" is a Nazi-made anti-British propaganda film about a group of Dublin schoolboys who unwittingly become pawns of the British and seek redemption by avenging their fallen IRA fathers in the Irish War of Independence.

Director: Max W. Kimmich | Stars: Anna Dammann, René Deltgen, Paul Wegener, Werner Hinz

Votes: 49

34. Cuba Dances (1961)

87 min | Drama, Musical

6.6
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Director: Julio García Espinosa | Stars: Tete Blanco, Vivian Gude, Alfredo Perojo, Raquel Revuelta

Votes: 7

35. Fire Island (2013)

15 min | Short, Drama

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Mike and Leah have been together for seven years, but they have never made a decision. As their summer rental on Fire Island draws to a close, things are looking bleak. They quickly ... See full summary »

Director: Francis Mead | Stars: Niav Conty, Adrian O'Donnell

36. The Battle for Malta (2013)

Documentary

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Director: Aaron Young | Stars: James Holland, Alexis Rodney

Votes: 11

37. Sylter Geschichten (1993– )

45 min | Drama

3.4
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Sylt stories.

Stars: Andreas Maria Schwaiger, Gabriele Metzger, Heino Ferch, Hardy Krüger Jr.

Votes: 11

38. Last Minute Jamaika (2003 TV Movie)

72 min | Comedy, Drama

5.1
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Director: Klaus Lemke | Stars: Garnett Gordon, Claudia Grimm, Annika Herr, Clifford James

Votes: 34

39. Holiday on Sylt (1959)

19 min | Documentary, Short

5.8
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Short film which documents the discovery of an SS general living in obscurity as the mayor of a West German resort town.

Directors: Andrew Thorndike, Annelie Thorndike | Stars: Irmgard Düren, Raimund Schelcher, Gerry Wolff

Votes: 51

40. L'homme de la Jamaïque (1950)

120 min | Adventure

6.1
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Jacques Mervel, also known as "L'Homme de la Jamaïque" makes use of his talents as a gun runner in Tangiers, Morocco. After triumphing over a rival gang, he decides to quit the job and to ... See full summary »

Director: Maurice de Canonge | Stars: Pierre Brasseur, Véra Norman, Nicolas Amato, Blanche Ariel

Votes: 14

41. Ostseeparadies Rügen (2005 TV Movie)

44 min | Documentary

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The white chalk cliffs of Rügen are belong to the most impressive natural monuments of planet Earth, which the painter Casper David Friedrich immortalized for posterity as early as the 19th... See full summary »

Directors: Dirk Blumenberg, Telse Meyer | Star: Gerhard Garbers

42. Leros: Freedom Is Curative (2004)

29 min | Documentary, Short

8.0
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Director: Andreas Loukakos | Stars: P. Fatseas, K. Harinou, D. Kostopoulos, G. Loukas

Votes: 7

43. Clipperton: The Island Time Forgot (1981)

59 min | Documentary

9.0
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Director: Jacques Ertaud | Star: Jacques-Yves Cousteau

Votes: 12

44. Florence and the Machine: Ibiza Rocks 2010 (2010 TV Special)

60 min | Music

6.7
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Director: Paul Caslin | Stars: Laura Whitmore, Florence Welch, Florence and the Machine, Tinie Tempah

Votes: 7

45. Die Kuba-Krise 1962 (1969 TV Movie)

85 min | Drama

8.0
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Director: Rudolf Nussgruber | Stars: Helmut Förnbacher, Werner Kreindl, Hanns Ernst Jäger, Herbert Tiede

Votes: 9

46. Kidnapping in Crete (1951)

80 min | Drama, Romance

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Director: Antonis Papadantonakis | Stars: Labros Konstadaras, Nikos Efthimiou, Rena Galani, Alekos Karavitis

47. In Residence: Alex de Betak, Tramuntana, Mallorca (2014)

4 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Matthew Donaldson | Star: Alexandre De Betak

48. Gathering and Preparing Cocoanuts in the Philippine Islands (1911)

Documentary, Short

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49. This World of Ours: Ceylon (1953)

9 min | Documentary, Short

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Travelogue highlighting the East Asian island of Ceylon, now known as Sri Lanka.

Star: Art Gilmore

50. Mutt and Jeff in Iceland (1920)

Animation, Comedy, Short

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Director: Bud Fisher



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