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1. Watchmen (2009)

R | 162 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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56 Metascore

In 1985 where former superheroes exist, the murder of a colleague sends active vigilante Rorschach into his own sprawling investigation, uncovering something that could completely change the course of history as we know it.

Director: Zack Snyder | Stars: Jackie Earle Haley, Patrick Wilson, Carla Gugino, Malin Akerman

Votes: 462,460 | Gross: $107.51M

2. First Man (2018)

PG-13 | 141 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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84 Metascore

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

Director: Damien Chazelle | Stars: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke, Kyle Chandler

Votes: 136,911 | Gross: $44.94M

3. X-Men: First Class (2011)

PG-13 | 131 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.7
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65 Metascore

In the 1960s, superpowered humans Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr work together to find others like them, but Erik's vengeful pursuit of an ambitious mutant who ruined his life causes a schism to divide them.

Director: Matthew Vaughn | Stars: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Kevin Bacon

Votes: 619,089 | Gross: $146.41M

4. American Made (2017)

R | 115 min | Action, Biography, Comedy

7.1
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65 Metascore

The story of Barry Seal, an American pilot who became a drug-runner for the CIA in the 1980s in a clandestine operation that would be exposed as the Iran-Contra Affair.

Director: Doug Liman | Stars: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright, Jesse Plemons

Votes: 138,781 | Gross: $51.34M

5. Lee Daniels' The Butler (I) (2013)

PG-13 | 132 min | Biography, Drama

7.2
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66 Metascore

As Cecil Gaines serves eight presidents during his tenure as a butler at the White House, the civil rights movement, Vietnam, and other major events affect this man's life, family, and American society.

Director: Lee Daniels | Stars: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, John Cusack, Jane Fonda

Votes: 103,666 | Gross: $116.63M

6. 20th Century Women (2016)

R | 119 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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83 Metascore

The story of a teenage boy, his mother, and two other women who help raise him among the love and freedom of Southern California of 1979.

Director: Mike Mills | Stars: Annette Bening, Elle Fanning, Greta Gerwig, Billy Crudup

Votes: 33,797 | Gross: $5.66M

7. Path to War (2002 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 165 min | Biography, Drama, War

7.3
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In the mid-1960s, President Johnson and his foreign-policy team debate the decision to withdraw from or escalate the war in Vietnam.

Director: John Frankenheimer | Stars: Michael Gambon, Donald Sutherland, Alec Baldwin, Bruce McGill

Votes: 2,912

8. The Kennedys (2011)

TV-14 | 346 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.6
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The triumphs and tragedies of the most popular political family in American history.

Stars: Greg Kinnear, Barry Pepper, Katie Holmes, Tom Wilkinson

Votes: 6,754

9. Wild in the Streets (1968)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.0
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A young man gains significant political influence as the leader of a counterculture rock band with his rallying cry of voting rights for teenagers.

Director: Barry Shear | Stars: Christopher Jones, Shelley Winters, Diane Varsi, Hal Holbrook

Votes: 1,745

10. Eleanor and Franklin (1976)

203 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

8.0
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The story of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, from early youth to his election as President of the United States, as told from Eleanor's point of view.

Stars: David Huffman, Mackenzie Phillips, Lilia Skala, Ed Flanders

Votes: 296

11. Two Soldiers (2003)

Not Rated | 40 min | Short, Drama, War

7.3
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Mississippi, just before Pearl Harbor. Two brothers, Pete, about 19 and Willie, about 10 years younger. They are clearly close friends. The news arrives, and Pete goes to enlist. Willie ... See full summary »

Director: Aaron Schneider | Stars: Jonathan Furr, Ben Allison, Ron Perlman, David Andrews

Votes: 293

12. The Green Wall (1969)

R | 110 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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A young couple forsakes their urban existence for life in the exciting but dangerous Peruvian jungle.

Director: Armando Robles Godoy | Stars: Julio Alemán, Sandra Riva, Raúl Martin, Lorena Duval

Votes: 220

13. Al-asfour (1972)

105 min | Drama

6.8
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Set shortly before and during the Six Day War in June of 1967, The Sparrow follows a young police officer stationed in a small village in Upper Egypt whose inhabitants suffer from the harassment of a corrupt businessman.

Director: Youssef Chahine | Stars: Salah Qabil, Ali El Sherif, Mahmoud Al Meleji, Seif Abdelrahman

Votes: 239

14. Ayn Rand & the Prophecy of Atlas Shrugged (2011)

Unrated | 87 min | Documentary

6.0
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'Ayn Rand & the Prophecy of Atlas Shrugged is a feature length documentary film that examines the resurging interest in Ayn Rand's epic and controversial 1957 novel and the validity of its dire prediction for America.

Director: Chris Mortensen | Stars: John Allison, Clifford Asness, Rajia Baroudi, Mike Berliner

Votes: 423

15. Tasavallan presidentin uudenvuodenpuhe (1981 TV Movie)

19 min

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Director: Jaakko Vihuri | Star: Urho Kekkonen

16. President Trump: The Inauguration - ITV News Special (2017 TV Special)

120 min | News

5.7
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Tom Bradby presents live ITV News coverage of the inauguration of Donald J. Trump.

Stars: Tom Bradby, Robert Moore, Laura Schwartz, Juliet Bremner

Votes: 20

17. The Kennedy Mystique: Creating Camelot (2004 TV Movie)

Documentary, History

6.5
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Stars: Stockard Channing, Ethan Kogan

Votes: 12

18. Universal Newsreel (III) (1945)

Documentary, Short

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Stars: Ed Herlihy, Ben Grauer, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Pierre Laval

19. Universal Newsreel (VI) (1945)

Documentary, Short

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Stars: Ed Herlihy, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harlan Stone, Harry S. Truman

20. Universal Newsreel (XVII) (1945)

7 min | Documentary, Short

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Newsreel in five segments features rescue of POWs in Manila in the course of its liberation by American forces; activities at the Red Cross offices in Geneva; major ice jams on two U.S. ... See full summary »

Stars: Ed Herlihy, Douglas MacArthur, Franklin D. Roosevelt

21. The Vietnam War (2017)
Episode: A Disrespectful Loyalty (May 1970-March 1973) (2017)

TV-MA | 109 min | Documentary, History, War

8.5
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The South Vietnamese fight on their own, succumbing to terrible losses in Laos. After he is reelected, President Richard Nixon strikes a peace deal with Hanoi that sees the release of American prisoners of war.

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Peter Coyote, Everett Alvarez, Joan Baez, Rennie Davis

Votes: 405

22. Prohibition (2011– )
Episode: A Nation of Hypocrites (2011)

TV-PG | 105 min | Documentary, History

8.0
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With gangsters terrorizing the public and profiting from the sale of alcohol, many citizens believed Prohibition was unsuccessful, which led to its repeal.

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Peter Coyote, Pete Hamill, Jonathan Eig, Michael Lerner

Votes: 121

23. Salvation (2017–2018)
Episode: Celebration Day (2018)

TV-14 | 40 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.1
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A stand-off at the COPE compound leads to tragic results.

Director: Stuart Gillard | Stars: Santiago Cabrera, Jennifer Finnigan, Charlie Rowe, Jacqueline Byers

Votes: 238

24. House of Cards (2013–2018)
Episode: Chapter 28 (2015)

TV-MA | 55 min | Drama

8.5
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Claire's U.N. bid runs into trouble. Frank fights off mutiny with a bold address to the country.

Director: John David Coles | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, Michael Kelly, Mahershala Ali

Votes: 3,509

25. House of Cards (2013–2018)
Episode: Chapter 54 (2017)

TV-MA | 52 min | Drama

8.1
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Frank and his team work to leverage support in key states by any means necessary. Claire learns some upsetting news about one of Frank's friends.

Director: Daniel Minahan | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, Michael Kelly, Paul Sparks

Votes: 2,506

26. 24 (2001–2010)
Episode: Day 6: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. (2007)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Four more "suitcase nukes" are out there, and Jack's only lead takes him to the home of his brother.

Director: Milan Cheylov | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub, D.B. Woodside, James Morrison

Votes: 877

27. 24 (2001–2010)
Episode: Day 6: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (2007)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.0
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Jack finds himself confronting his father while the lead terrorist needs help if he's to explode the remaining bombs.

Director: Milan Cheylov | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub, D.B. Woodside, James Morrison

Votes: 827

28. 24 (2001–2010)
Episode: Day 6: 11:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m. (2007)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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The Chinese want Jack to give them Russian nuclear technology, and the President wants the Vice President's resignation.

Director: Bryan Spicer | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub, D.B. Woodside, James Morrison

Votes: 781

29. George Lopez (2002–2007)
Episode: Dubya, Dad and Dating: Part 1 (2003)

TV-PG | 21 min | Comedy, Drama

8.6
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Everything becomes a mess when president George Bush comes to speak at the factory: Benny has started dating a younger man without telling George, Carmen disrupts the president's speech, ... See full summary »

Director: John Pasquin | Stars: George Lopez, Constance Marie, Masiela Lusha, Luis Armand Garcia

Votes: 27

30. The Vietnam War (2017)
Episode: Déjà Vu (1858-1961) (2017)

TV-MA | 81 min | Documentary, History, War

8.5
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After nearly a century of French colonial rule, Vietnam emerges independent, but divided.

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Peter Coyote, Nguyen Thoi Bung, Max Cleland, Le Quan Cong

Votes: 719

31. London et Kirschenbaum (2003– )
Episode: Episode dated 11 September 2014 (2014)

News

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Director: Tali Zomer | Stars: Avi Ben-Zvi, Raviv Drucker, Nadav Eyal, Or Heller

32. Conspiracy? (2004– )
Episode: FDR and Pearl Harbor (2004)

Documentary

6.0
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Several theories surrounding the Roosevelt Administration's foreknowledge of Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor are explored; that they did not have prior intelligence, that they bungled the ... See full summary »

Director: Laura Verklan | Stars: Ashton Smith, Stephen Budiansky, Robert Goldberg, Matthew S. Harrison

Votes: 10

33. Nova (1974– )
Episode: First Man on the Moon (2014)

TV-G | 54 min | Documentary, Biography

7.7
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A look inside the life of Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon.

Directors: Duncan Copp, Christopher Riley | Stars: Buzz Aldrin, Carol Armstrong, Dean Armstrong, Janet Armstrong

Votes: 115

34. The Vietnam War (2017)
Episode: Riding the Tiger (1961-1963) (2017)

TV-MA | 82 min | Documentary, History, War

8.5
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President John F. Kennedy and his advisors consider how deeply the U.S. should get involved in South Vietnam as a communist insurgency and Buddhist protests intensify.

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Peter Coyote, Ly Tong Ba, Philip Brady, Malcolm Brown

Votes: 580

35. Unreported World (2000– )
Episode: Russia: Putin's Family Values (2017)

25 min | Documentary

7.2
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The Russian Orthodox Church is at the forefront of a new movement combining religion and nationalism and has forged close ties with President Putin. But is it also responsible for a wave of intolerance?

Director: Jessica Kelly | Stars: Marcel Theroux, Krishnan Guru-Murthy

Votes: 6

36. The Vietnam War (2017)
Episode: The History of the World (April 1969-May 1970) (2017)

TV-MA | 108 min | Documentary, History, War

8.6
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President Richard Nixon begins withdrawing American troops from Vietnam, but his authorization of the invasion of Cambodia sparks large protests in America.

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Peter Coyote, Creighton Williams Abrams, Spiro Agnew, Nancy Biberman

Votes: 432

37. The Untouchables (1959–1963)
Episode: The Unhired Assassin: Part 2 (1960)

52 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.5
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Although unsuccessful in their first attempt to assassinate Chicago's Mayor, Anton J. Cermak, the Capone mob under the command of Frank Nitti and several other of the imprisoned mobster's ... See full summary »

Director: Howard W. Koch | Stars: Robert Stack, Joe Mantell, Robert Gist, Bruce Gordon

Votes: 46

38. The Vietnam War (2017)
Episode: The Weight of Memory (March 1973 - Onward) (2017)

TV-MA | 107 min | Documentary, History, War

8.6
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Civil war continues in Vietnam as President Richard Nixon resigns. After North Vietnamese troops regain control of Saigon and the war ends, people from all sides search for reconciliation.

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Peter Coyote, Everett Alvarez, Nancy Biberman, Nguyen Thoi Bung

Votes: 419

39. The War (2007)
Episode: When Things Get Tough: January 1943 - December 1943 (2007)

TV-14 | 115 min | Documentary, History, War

8.6
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Americans mobilize for total war at home and overseas. Factories hum around the clock, while in North Africa and then Italy, inexperienced GIs learn how to fight. Meanwhile, in the skies ... See full summary »

Directors: Ken Burns, Lynn Novick | Stars: Keith David, Olga Ciarlo, Katharine Phillips, Ward Chamberlin

Votes: 139

40. Lundi en histoires (2014– )
Episode: À l'Elysée, un temps de président (2015)

110 min | Documentary

6.3
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Director: Yves Jeuland | Stars: Gaspard Gantzer, François Hollande, Jean-Pierre Jouyet, Emmanuel Macron

Votes: 10



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