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1. Mamma Mia! (2008)

PG-13 | 108 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.4
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51 Metascore

The story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father told using hit songs by the popular 1970s group ABBA.

Director: Phyllida Lloyd | Stars: Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Amanda Seyfried, Stellan Skarsgård

Votes: 201,637 | Gross: $144.13M

2. The Judge (2014)

R | 141 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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48 Metascore

Big-city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder. Hank sets out to discover the truth and, along the way, reconnects with his estranged family.

Director: David Dobkin | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall, Vera Farmiga, Billy Bob Thornton

Votes: 167,657 | Gross: $47.12M

3. Hercules (I) (2014)

PG-13 | 98 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.0
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47 Metascore

Having endured his legendary twelve labors, Hercules, the Greek demigod, has his life as a sword-for-hire tested when the King of Thrace and his daughter seek his aid in defeating a tyrannical warlord.

Director: Brett Ratner | Stars: Dwayne Johnson, John Hurt, Ian McShane, Joseph Fiennes

Votes: 140,218 | Gross: $72.69M

4. Rules Don't Apply (2016)

PG-13 | 127 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.7
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60 Metascore

The unconventional love story of an aspiring actress, her ambitious driver, and their eccentric boss, the legendary billionaire Howard Hughes.

Director: Warren Beatty | Stars: Lily Collins, Haley Bennett, Taissa Farmiga, Steve Tom

Votes: 8,465 | Gross: $3.65M

5. Broken Flowers (2005)

R | 106 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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79 Metascore

As the extremely withdrawn Don Johnston is dumped by his latest woman, he receives an anonymous letter from a former lover informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him. A freelance sleuth neighbor moves Don to embark on a cross-country search for his old flames in search of answers.

Director: Jim Jarmusch | Stars: Bill Murray, Jessica Lange, Sharon Stone, Julie Delpy

Votes: 94,455 | Gross: $13.74M

6. The Kid (1921)

Not Rated | 68 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

8.3
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The Tramp cares for an abandoned child, but events put that relationship in jeopardy.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Jackie Coogan, Carl Miller

Votes: 103,146 | Gross: $5.45M

7. Wolves (2014)

R | 91 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

5.3
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37 Metascore

A boy is trying to find out about his family history and stumbles upon a town of lycans.

Director: David Hayter | Stars: Lucas Till, Stephen McHattie, John Pyper-Ferguson, Merritt Patterson

Votes: 7,611

8. Two Is a Family (2016)

118 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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A bachelor enjoys his sweet life on the French Riviera until a one-night stand tells him, he's dad to Gloria and leaves her with him. He moves to London with Gloria. Mom turns up 8 years later.

Director: Hugo Gélin | Stars: Omar Sy, Clémence Poésy, Antoine Bertrand, Ashley Walters

Votes: 19,551

9. Game Change (2012 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 118 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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Governor Sarah Palin of Alaska becomes Senator John McCain's running mate in the 2008 Presidential election.

Director: Jay Roach | Stars: Ed Harris, Julianne Moore, Woody Harrelson, Peter MacNicol

Votes: 20,213

10. Shoot Out (1971)

GP | 95 min | Western

6.2
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A former bank robber searches for his double crossing partner who left him for dead, while having to look after a 6 year old girl.

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Gregory Peck, Patricia Quinn, Robert F. Lyons, Susan Tyrrell

Votes: 1,403

11. You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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51 Metascore

Sally's parents' marriage breaks up when her father undergoes a mid-life crisis and impulsively weds a prostitute. Meanwhile, Sally's own marriage also begins to disintegrate.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Naomi Watts, Josh Brolin, Gemma Jones

Votes: 42,356 | Gross: $3.25M

12. The Red Pill (2016)

TV-14 | 108 min | Documentary

8.3
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The Red Pill chronicles filmmaker Cassie Jaye's journey following the mysterious and polarizing Men's Rights Movement. The Red Pill explores today's gender war and asks the question "what is the future of gender equality?"

Director: Cassie Jaye | Stars: Cassie Jaye, Paul Elam, Attila Vinczer, Dean Esmay

Votes: 9,370

13. Made in America (1993)

PG-13 | 111 min | Comedy

5.0
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A young black woman discovers that her father was a sperm donor, and if that weren't bad enough, he's white.

Director: Richard Benjamin | Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Ted Danson, Will Smith, Nia Long

Votes: 15,053 | Gross: $44.94M

14. Stories We Tell (2012)

PG-13 | 108 min | Documentary

7.5
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91 Metascore

A film that excavates layers of myth and memory to find the elusive truth at the core of a family of storytellers.

Director: Sarah Polley | Stars: Michael Polley, John Buchan, Mark Polley, Joanna Polley

Votes: 11,710 | Gross: $1.60M

15. Sommersby (1993)

PG-13 | 114 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.2
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A farmer returns home from the Civil War, but his wife begins to suspect that the man is an impostor.

Director: Jon Amiel | Stars: Richard Gere, Jodie Foster, Lanny Flaherty, Wendell Wellman

Votes: 18,369 | Gross: $50.08M

16. Tempting Fate (2019 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 87 min | Drama, Romance

5.6
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Gabbys marriage to Elliott is jeopardized when she meets Matt. What begins as a business opportunity develops into an emotional affair, leading Gabby to succumb to his unrelenting attention; not foreseeing the life changing consequences.

Directors: Manu Boyer, Kim Raver | Stars: Alyssa Milano, Zane Holtz, Steve Kazee, Jessica Harmon

Votes: 254

17. Peyton Place (1957)

Approved | 157 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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A peaceful New England town hides secrets and scandals.

Director: Mark Robson | Stars: Lana Turner, Lee Philips, Lloyd Nolan, Arthur Kennedy

Votes: 4,901 | Gross: $25.60M

18. The People I've Slept With (2012)

Not Rated | 89 min | Comedy

4.8
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45 Metascore

The People I've Slept With - a promiscuous woman who finds herself with an unplanned pregnancy and needs to figure out who the baby daddy is...NOW. Angela Yang loves sex. She loves it so ... See full summary »

Director: Quentin Lee | Stars: Karin Anna Cheung, Wilson Cruz, Archie Kao, Lynn Chen

Votes: 641

19. Mrs. Winterbourne (1996)

PG-13 | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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35 Metascore

Connie Doyle is eighteen and pregnant when her boyfriend kicks her out. She accidentally ends up on a train where she meets Hugh Winterbourne and his wife Patricia who is pregnant. The ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Benjamin | Stars: Shirley MacLaine, Ricki Lake, Brendan Fraser, Miguel Sandoval

Votes: 6,597 | Gross: $10.07M

20. A Royal Christmas (2014 TV Movie)

TV-G | 90 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.6
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Prince Leopold, heir to the throne of Cordinia, wishes to marry his young love Emily Taylor, a humble seamstress from Philadelphia. But Leopold's mother, Queen Isadora has other plans for her son.

Director: Alex Zamm | Stars: Lacey Chabert, Stephen Hagan, Jane Seymour, Katherine Flynn

Votes: 3,632

21. The Christmas Secret (2014 TV Movie)

TV-G | 120 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.3
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While her life is falling apart, single mom Christine finds a magical family heirloom that leads to love and good fortune during Christmas.

Director: Norma Bailey | Stars: Bethany Joy Lenz, John Reardon, Susan Hogan, Michael Hogan

Votes: 2,398

22. Jefferson in Paris (1995)

PG-13 | 139 min | Biography, Drama, History

5.7
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45 Metascore

One of the obsessive speculations in American history is whether Thomas Jefferson, in the years before he became president, had an affair with (and fathered a child with) his 15-year-old ... See full summary »

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Nick Nolte, Greta Scacchi, Gwyneth Paltrow, Estelle Eonnet

Votes: 2,713 | Gross: $2.47M

23. Promises..... Promises! (1963)

Not Rated | 75 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.0
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After a drunken spree on a cruise ship, two women discover that they're pregnant, and set out to find who the fathers are.

Director: King Donovan | Stars: Jayne Mansfield, Marie McDonald, Tommy Noonan, Mickey Hargitay

Votes: 357

24. Coffin Rock (2009)

Not Rated | 92 min | Drama, Thriller

5.3
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A woman unable to conceive a child with her husband, despite 15 months of trying, makes the drunken mistake of sleeping with a young stranger. The stranger then goes to terrifying lengths to prove his paternity.

Director: Rupert Glasson | Stars: Robert Taylor, Lisa Chappell, Sam Parsonson, Terry Camilleri

Votes: 1,357

25. The Misfortunates (2009)

Not Rated | 108 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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54 Metascore

13-year-old Gunther Strobbe grows up surrounded by alcohol, trash and his completely useless father and uncles. Slowly but surely, he's being prepared for the same hapless life. Can he defy his destiny?

Director: Felix van Groeningen | Stars: Kenneth Vanbaeden, Valentijn Dhaenens, Koen De Graeve, Wouter Hendrickx

Votes: 9,054

26. Straight A's (2013)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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Pressured by his deceased mother's ghost to return home to the family he abandoned, a former addict grabs a bag of pills and a sack of marijuana and hits the road to Louisiana.

Director: James Cox | Stars: Ryan Phillippe, Anna Paquin, Luke Wilson, Riley Thomas Stewart

Votes: 4,263

27. The Well-Digger's Daughter (2011)

Not Rated | 107 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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67 Metascore

In 1930s southern France, a father is torn between his sense of honor and his deep love for his daughter when she gets in trouble with the wealthy son of a shopkeeper.

Director: Daniel Auteuil | Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, Nicolas Duvauchelle, Jean-Pierre Darroussin

Votes: 3,527 | Gross: $0.39M

28. Spring Night, Summer Night (1967)

R | 82 min | Drama

7.0
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Jessica, the eldest daughter of a coal miner-turned-farmer, has a fling with her half-brother Carl, which complicates things more when she becomes pregnant.

Director: Joseph L. Anderson | Stars: Larue Hall, Ted Heimerdinger, Marjorie Johnson, John Crawford

Votes: 292

29. The Moth (1997 TV Movie)

152 min | Drama

7.3
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Set in 1913 Northumbria, England, the story is about Robert Bradley, a strong-willed young worker at a Jarrow shipyard, who arrives home one day to find that his father has died. At the ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Battersby | Stars: Jack Davenport, David Howey, Janet Dale, Sally Grey

Votes: 579

30. Broken Bridges (2006)

PG-13 | 105 min | Drama, Music

6.1
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32 Metascore

A fading country music star (Keith) returns to his hometown, where he reunites with his childhood sweetheart and also meets his 16-year-old daughter for the first time.

Director: Steven Goldmann | Stars: Brian F. Durkin, Jason Leith, Richard Tillman, Toby Keith

Votes: 1,579 | Gross: $0.25M

31. The Long Haul (1957)

Approved | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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After leaving his U.S. Army job in Germany, a trucker takes a long-haul driver job in Britain where he runs into an organized-crime syndicate that controls the trucking industry.

Director: Ken Hughes | Stars: Victor Mature, Diana Dors, Patrick Allen, Gene Anderson

Votes: 378

32. Barry Munday (2010)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
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28 Metascore

Barry Munday wakes up after being attacked to realize that he's missing his family jewels. To make matters worse, he learns he's facing a paternity lawsuit filed by a woman he can't remember having sex with.

Director: Chris D'Arienzo | Stars: Patrick Wilson, Judy Greer, Chloë Sevigny, Jean Smart

Votes: 3,874

33. Xenia (2014)

Unrated | 134 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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62 Metascore

Strangers in their own birthplace, 16-year-old Danny and 18-year-old Odysseus cross the entire country in search of their Greek father, after their Albanian mother passes away.

Director: Panos H. Koutras | Stars: Kostas Nikouli, Nikos Gelia, Yannis Stankoglou, Marisha Triantafyllidou

Votes: 3,330 | Gross: $0.00M

34. Jimmy P. (2013)

Unrated | 117 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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58 Metascore

A troubled Native American veteran forms an extraordinary friendship with his maverick French psychoanalyst as they try to find a cure to his suffering.

Director: Arnaud Desplechin | Stars: Benicio Del Toro, Mathieu Amalric, Gina McKee, Larry Pine

Votes: 2,616 | Gross: $0.02M

35. Oscar (1967)

G | 85 min | Comedy

7.5
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Neurotic businessman must find the right man for his pregnant daughter. In fact, it is little bit complicated.

Director: Édouard Molinaro | Stars: Louis de Funès, Claude Rich, Mario David, Germaine Delbat

Votes: 5,451

36. Expecting Amish (2014 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 88 min | Drama

6.3
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Expecting Amish on Lifetime tells the story of 18-year-old Hannah Yoder, who is ready to join the Amish Church and marry her boyfriend Samuel. But things change when she goes to Hollywood and gets a glimpse of the world beyond.

Director: Richard Gabai | Stars: AJ Michalka, Jesse McCartney, Alyson Stoner, Cayden Boyd

Votes: 643

37. Sugar Town (1999)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Music

6.1
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62 Metascore

Unimpassioned look at the lives of struggling L.A. scene rock stars follows main character, Gwen, on her quest for the top. Working as an assistant to a film production designer, she tries ... See full summary »

Directors: Allison Anders, Kurt Voss | Stars: Jade Gordon, John Taylor, Michael Des Barres, Martin Kemp

Votes: 753 | Gross: $0.18M

38. Mystery Woman (2003 TV Movie)

88 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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Amically divorced from art gallery keeper Elliot McCallister, Samantha Kinsey, who always dreamed of being a detective, like her prosecutor's office friend Cassie, inherits her uncle's ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Klenhard | Stars: Kellie Martin, Constance Zimmer, Amy Locane, J.E. Freeman

Votes: 579

39. Mary of Scotland (1936)

Approved | 123 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.3
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The recently widowed Mary Stuart returns to Scotland to reclaim her throne but is opposed by her half-brother and her own Scottish lords.

Directors: John Ford, Leslie Goodwins | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Fredric March, Florence Eldridge, Douglas Walton

Votes: 2,150

40. Shannon's Rainbow (2009)

PG | 92 min | Drama, Family

5.5
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The death of a teenager's father leaves her orphaned until she discovers the mother she never knew. When she travels to meet her, she befriends a horse trainer. Together they win races and form new bonds that lead her back to happiness.

Director: Frank E. Johnson | Stars: Julianne Michelle, Daryl Hannah, Michael Madsen, Joanna Pacula

Votes: 589

41. Flicka 2 (2010 Video)

PG | 96 min | Family

6.0
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Carrie is a big-city teenager whose life is turned upside down when she moves to a horse ranch in Wyoming to live with her father. But everything changes when Carrie meets Flicka, a wild, ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Damian | Stars: Patrick Warburton, Tammin Sursok, Clint Black, Reilly Dolman

Votes: 1,456

42. Little Girl Lost: The Delimar Vera Story (2008 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 89 min | Drama

6.7
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The true story of a woman who believed her infant daughter had perished in a fire, only to find her 6 years later living with another family.

Director: Paul A. Kaufman | Stars: Judy Reyes, Ana Ortiz, Hector Luis Bustamante, Marlene Forte

Votes: 444

43. Westenwind (1999–2003)

60 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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This Dallas-type series is about two competing Dutch families, Noordermeer and De Graaf, running ancestral firms in the Rotterdam shipbuilding business, each with numerous internal tensions... See full summary »

Stars: Joep Sertons, Henriëtte Tol, Miryanna van Reeden, Marlies van Alcmaer

Votes: 204

44. My Afternoons with Margueritte (2010)

Not Rated | 82 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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59 Metascore

A semi-literate and lonely odd-job man bonds with a much older and well-read woman.

Director: Jean Becker | Stars: Gérard Depardieu, Gisèle Casadesus, Maurane, Sophie Guillemin

Votes: 6,436

45. Vinyl (2012)

Not Rated | 85 min | Comedy

5.9
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Aging rock group use a young fresh faced punk band to front new recordings to fool the music industry.

Director: Sara Sugarman | Stars: Phil Daniels, Jamie Blackley, Perry Benson, Keith Allen

Votes: 677

46. A Killer Among Us (2012 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 89 min | Crime, Thriller

5.8
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After the shocking murder of her mother, a girl helps a police detective by searching her home for clues that they hope will lead to the perpetrator.

Director: Bradley Walsh | Stars: Tess Atkins, Tom Cavanagh, Boris Kodjoe, William deVry

Votes: 586

47. Yo soy Bea (2006– )

35 min | Comedy, Romance

3.3
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Bea is an ugly assistant, but very efficient, and is not liked by the beautiful ones, and those who hate working.

Stars: Aure Sánchez, Miguel Hermoso Arnao, David Arnaiz, Fedra Lorente

Votes: 216

48. The Other F Word (2011)

Not Rated | 98 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama

7.3
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60 Metascore

What happens when a generation's ultimate anti-authoritarians -- punk rockers-- become society's ultimate authorities -- dads? With a large chorus of Punk Rock's leading men - Blink-182's ... See full summary »

Director: Andrea Blaugrund Nevins | Stars: Tony Adolescent, Art Alexakis, Tony Cadena, Rob Chaos

Votes: 1,796 | Gross: $0.05M

49. Katie Fforde: Mein Sohn und seine Väter (2016 TV Movie)

90 min | Romance

5.9
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New York roof garden architect Daniel Franklin moves in with book shop keeper Karen Wood whose teen son, ice hockey talent Luke, isn't very welcoming. The relationship gets strained as ... See full summary »

Director: Helmut Metzger | Stars: Julia Malik, Heiko Ruprecht, Matthias Ziesing, Gila von Weitershausen

Votes: 15

50. Honigfrauen (2017– )

260 min | Drama

6.8
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Honigfrauen is a three-part German TV movie from the year 2017.

Stars: Cornelia Gröschel, Sonja Gerhardt, Anja Kling, Götz Schubert

Votes: 217



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