Most Popular Life And Death Movies and TV Shows
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1. The Princess Bride (1987)
PG | 98 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him the story of a farmboy-turned-pirate who encounters numerous obstacles, enemies and allies in his quest to be reunited with his true love.
Votes: 372,022 | Gross: $30.86M
2. Lonesome Dove (1989)
TV-14 | 384 min | Adventure, Drama, Western
Two former Texas Rangers renew their spirit of adventure as they and several other residents of a small Texas town join a cattle drive to the Montana Territory.
5. Ninja Scroll (1993)
Not Rated | 94 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
A vagabond swordsman is aided by a beautiful ninja girl and a crafty spy in confronting a demonic clan of killers - with a ghost from his past as their leader - who are bent on overthrowing the Tokugawa Shogunate.
6. Zorba the Greek (1964)
Not Rated | 142 min | Comedy, Drama
An uptight English writer travelling to Crete, on a matter of business, finds his life changed forever when he meets the gregarious Alexis Zorba.
7. The Wind Will Carry Us (1999)
Not Rated | 118 min | Drama
Irreverent city engineer Behzad comes to a rural village in Iran to keep vigil for a dying relative. In the meanwhile the film follows his efforts to fit in with the local community and how he changes his own attitudes as a result.
Votes: 7,720 | Gross: $0.21M
8. The 10th Victim (1965)
Not Rated | 92 min | Action, Sci-Fi
Some people like violence so much, that they decide to create a club in which human hunts are organized - members being alternately hunters, and prey, until they end up dead.
9. Riding the Bullet (2004)
R | 98 min | Horror, Thriller
When a man finds out his mother is dying and tries to hitchike his way to the hospital, he is picked up by a stranger with a deadly secret.
Votes: 8,851 | Gross: $0.10M
12. Retro Puppet Master (1999 Video)
PG-13 | 80 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
In the late nineteenth century, an Ancient Egyptian sorcerer discovers the art of transferring the souls of the dead into inanimate objects.
13. Eden Log (2007)
R | 98 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A man wakes up deep inside a cave. Suffering amnesia, he has no recollection of how he came to be here or of what happened to the man whose body he finds beside him. Tailed by a mysterious ... See full summary »
14. Amour Fou (2014)
Not Rated | 96 min | Comedy, Drama
Berlin, the Romantic Era. Young poet Heinrich wishes to conquer the inevitability of death through love, yet is unable to convince his skeptical cousin Marie to join him in a suicide pact. ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,280 | Gross: $0.01M
16. Zombie Honeymoon (2004)
Not Rated | 83 min | Drama, Horror, Romance
Zombie Honeymoon is a gore-soaked exploration of how far the boundaries of true love can be pushed without reaching a breaking point.
17. L'inhumaine (1924)
Not Rated | 135 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Claire Lescot is a famous prima donna. All men want to be loved by her. Among them is the young scientist Einar Norsen. When she mocks at him, he leaves her house with the declared ... See full summary »
18. London's Burning (1986 TV Movie)
120 min | Drama
The close knit members of Blue Watch, at Blackwell Fire Station, adjust to having a female firefighter join their ranks. The pilot movie for the long-running ITV series.
19. Darkest Africa (1936)
Approved | 269 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A 15-episode serial in which Beatty goes to darkest Africa to rescue the Goddess of Joba, who is being held by the high priest.
20. Whoever Was Using This Bed (2016)
21 min | Short, Drama
A married couple is woken by a mysterious phone call that begins an unsettling journey into love and fear. Jean-Marc Barr, Radha Mitchell and Jane Birkin star in an adaptation of a Raymond Carver story.
21. Little Heroes (1991 TV Movie)
G | 78 min | Family
A girl named Charley Wilson and her loyal dog named "Fuzz" are 2 best friends. Charley is anxoius to make new friends. She and Fuzz are befriended by Alonzo, a gruff old farmer. Another ... See full summary »
24. The Man Who Predicted 9/11 (2005 TV Movie)
50 min | Documentary, Biography
After the planes hit on 9/11, Morgan Stanley security chief Rick Rescorla put into effect plans that he had developed years before. Rick had seen the potential for an airborne suicide ... See full summary »
25. Love and Death in Los Angeles (2012)
19 min | Short, Crime, Drama
After aborting his last assignment for moral reasons, a contract killer is given a second chance to prove his loyalty. But when he learns his mark is his girlfriend's husband, he finds ... See full summary »
26. The English Surgeon (2007)
TV-14 | 93 min | Documentary
This documentary offers a glimpse into the life of an English neurosurgeon (Henry Marsh) situated in Ukraine as we are exposed to the overwhelming dilemmas he has to face and the burden he has to carry throughout his profession.
29. Mayday: The Passenger Who Landed a Plane (2014 TV Special)
77-year-old John Wildey was a passenger in a Cessna light aircraft when his friend, the pilot, died at the controls. John was stranded 1,500ft up, in fading light, in a plane he didn't know how to fly.
30. The Mission (1983)
103 min | Drama
An Iranian assassin is sent to the United States to kill a former Iranian official who served under the Shah of Iran. The night before the assassination he find out that his target (Mr. ... See full summary »
34. Planet USA (2013)
107 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller
Planet Earth. USA. 2015. The natural oil resources are running out. The hatred between East and West has spread like a plague all over the world. The planet is on the brink of World War III.
35. News from the Good Lord (1996)
100 min | Comedy
When novelist Alessandro Battavia commits suicide, a taxi driver named Evangile and her brother Nord believe they are characters imagined in a novel, probably one written by God. Because ... See full summary »
37. The Sinking of the Concordia: Caught on Camera (2012 TV Movie)
The Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia capsized after striking an underwater rock on January 13, 2012, This is a firsthand account, including cell phone footage, from passengers of this terrifying event.
39. Chang Trai Nam Ay (2014)
119 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Dinh Phong, a young and happy-go-lucky singer, is diagnosed with a pituitary tumor at the peak of his prime. This life and death dilemma forever changes Phong's view of life and the people around him.
43. Into Infinity (2019)
Short, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A student has created a scientific procedure that proves the existence of a life-after-death. Now she is willing to put everything on the line, including herself, to leap into the unknown and face the final frontier... But will she return?
44. Aayesh (2010)
28 min | Short, Drama
Aayesh is a lonely man. He works as a morgue security guard. One day his daily routine is altered for 10 minutes, but brings about a significant change.
45. Gatekeeper (2016)
39 min | Documentary, Short
Patrolling a popular tourist destination of steep cliffs that plummet into the Sea of Japan, a retired police officer vigilantly intercepts troubled souls looking to jump, his count of lives saved now over 500.
48. Admissions (2011)
Not Rated | 21 min | Short, Drama
Admissions is a short film starring Academy Award nominee James Cromwell that tells a transformational tale about what it takes to find lasting peace, even in war-torn places like the ... See full summary »
49. Color of the I (2011)
15 min | Short, Biography, Drama
"You are an affect on the next who is the effect on the next and on the next". Ryan (Christopher Shepardson), explores his internal contradictions in order to avoid personal anarchy. He ... See full summary »
50. In His Chart (2011)
128 min | Drama
There is a degree of realism when a professional in the field writes about his vocation and such is the case here. Adopted from a novel written by a doctor and set in Nagano, doctor ... See full summary »