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1. Anna (1987)

PG-13 | 100 min | Drama

Anna is a middle-aged actress looking for work in New York City, with the help of her sometime lover, Daniel. She used to be a Czech film star married to the director Tonda, who is now ... See full summary »

Director: Yurek Bogayevicz | Stars: Sally Kirkland, Paulina Porizkova, Robert Fields, Gibby Brand

Votes: 601 | Gross: $1.24M

2. Spanking the Monkey (1994)

Unrated | 100 min | Comedy, Drama

66 Metascore

About to stay a summer internship, promising younng medical student, Raymond Aibelli's mother, Susan, breaks her leg. Housebound and immobile, his father, Tom makes Raymond stay home, and ... See full summary »

Director: David O. Russell | Stars: Jeremy Davies, Alberta Watson, Elizabeth Newett, Benjamin Hendrickson

Votes: 5,725 | Gross: $1.36M

3. Radiance (1998)

83 min | Drama

With the death of their mother, two sisters (Nona and Cressy) return to their childhood home in Northern Australia where their third sister, Mae, lived looking after their mother. The ... See full summary »

Director: Rachel Perkins | Stars: Deborah Mailman, Trisha Morton-Thomas, Rachael Maza, Russell Kiefel

Votes: 301

4. Tape (2001)

R | 86 min | Drama

71 Metascore

Three old high school friends meet in a Michigan motel room to dissect painful memories from their past.

Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard, Uma Thurman

Votes: 17,869 | Gross: $0.49M

5. Irréversible (2002)

Not Rated | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

51 Metascore

Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass.

Director: Gaspar Noé | Stars: Monica Bellucci, Vincent Cassel, Albert Dupontel, Jo Prestia

Votes: 109,507 | Gross: $0.75M

6. Don't Tell (2005)

R | 120 min | Drama, Mystery

52 Metascore

Sabina has a regular life. She is satisfied with her job and her love for Franco. Lately nightmares start disturbing her, and almost in the same time she discovers to be pregnant. Step by ... See full summary »

Director: Cristina Comencini | Stars: Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Luigi Lo Cascio, Alessio Boni, Stefania Rocca

Votes: 2,279 | Gross: $0.03M

7. Dangerous Parking (2007)

110 min | Drama

Noah Arkwright, a successful, hard living and indulgent independent British film director, finally decides to try and defeat the many addictions that are destroying him, his career and the ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Howitt | Stars: Peter Howitt, Saffron Burrows, Sean Pertwee, Rachael Stirling

Votes: 615

8. Those Who Remain (2007)

93 min | Drama

A staid professor and an ebullient graphic designer develop an unexpected friendship when they meet at the hospital where both their partners are being treated for cancer. Though they have ... See full summary »

Director: Anne Le Ny | Stars: Vincent Lindon, Emmanuelle Devos, Yeelem Jappain, Anne Le Ny

Votes: 465

9. At Night (2007)

39 min | Short, Drama

Christmas and New Year. Three girls between 18 and 20, are hospitalized with cancer. All three of them have serious problems, not just in terms of health, but also in terms of their ... See full summary »

Director: Christian E. Christiansen | Stars: Julie R. Ølgaard, Laura Christensen, Neel Rønholt, Henrik Prip

Votes: 358

10. God's Ears (2008)

PG-13 | 117 min | Drama

Noah Connelly is a boxer with a tireless opponent: Autism. But when he meets a dancer named Alexia, the two discover together that the toughest fight may be not be of the body, but of the heart.

Director: Michael Worth | Stars: Margot Farley, Michael Worth, John Saxon, Mitzi Kapture

Votes: 67

11. 1 Out of 7 (2011)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama

Runaway teen Lexi find herself alone and pregnant on the streets. Seemingly beyond hope, she must turn to Devon, a woman with her own demons, to help her find a way back from her past mistakes.

Director: York Alec Shackleton | Stars: Laura Ramsey, Toby Hemingway, Vivica A. Fox, Theresa Russell

Votes: 134

12. Yellow (I) (2012)

105 min | Drama

A dramedy centered on Mary Holmes, a young woman with a drug habit and a myriad of other problems.

Director: Nick Cassavetes | Stars: Sienna Miller, Lucy Punch, Riley Keough, Elizabeth Daily

Votes: 260

13. I'm Still Here (I) (2013)

120 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

Suffering from a terminal illness, a young loner makes plans for the little time he has left while coping with the five stages of death: denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance.

Director: Kris Smith | Stars: Dan Burman, Rebecca Bailey, Joanna Pope, Chris Szuca

Votes: 1,131

14. Unbroken (I) (2014)

PG-13 | 137 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

59 Metascore

After a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, Olympian Louis Zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft with two fellow crewmen before he's caught by the Japanese navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp.

Director: Angelina Jolie | Stars: Jack O'Connell, Miyavi, Domhnall Gleeson, Garrett Hedlund

Votes: 132,334 | Gross: $115.64M

15. Low Down (2014)

R | 114 min | Biography, Drama, Music

58 Metascore

A look at the life of pianist Joe Albany from the perspective of his young daughter, as she watches him contend with his drug addiction during the 1970s jazz scene.

Director: Jeff Preiss | Stars: John Hawkes, Elle Fanning, Glenn Close, Peter Dinklage

Votes: 1,737 | Gross: $0.04M

16. '71 (2014)

R | 99 min | Action, Crime, Drama

83 Metascore

In 1971, a young and disorientated British soldier is accidentally abandoned by his unit following a riot on the deadly streets of Belfast.

Director: Yann Demange | Stars: Jack O'Connell, Sam Reid, Sean Harris, Paul Popplewell

Votes: 46,889 | Gross: $1.27M

17. White Bird in a Blizzard (2014)

R | 91 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

51 Metascore

In 1988, a teenage girl's life is thrown into chaos when her mother disappears.

Director: Gregg Araki | Stars: Shailene Woodley, Eva Green, Christopher Meloni, Angela Bassett

Votes: 25,741 | Gross: $0.03M

18. Laggies (2014)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

63 Metascore

In the throes of a quarter-life crisis, Megan panics when her boyfriend proposes, then, taking an opportunity to escape for a week, hides out in the home of her new friend, 16-year-old Annika, who lives with her world-weary single dad.

Director: Lynn Shelton | Stars: Keira Knightley, Chloë Grace Moretz, Sam Rockwell, Mark Webber

Votes: 39,481 | Gross: $0.44M

19. Lost in the White City (2014)

Not Rated | 91 min | Drama

Kyle and Eva are American art school students in the midst of a tumultuous breakup. In an attempt to rebuild their relationship and recharge their artistic inspirations, they retreat to Tel... See full summary »

Directors: Tanner King Barklow, Gil Kofman | Stars: Haley Bennett, Bob Morley, Thomas Dekker, Shadi Mar'i

Votes: 107

20. Something Bad (2015)

81 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

In the wake of the end of a relationship, David is faced with a life altering diagnoses which drastically changes his life and perspectives.

Directors: Lee Foster, Jonathan Robbins | Stars: Aaron Heels, Dave Poulin, Michael Chwastiak, Mike Khashmanian

21. Archipelago (2010)

Not Rated | 114 min | Drama

82 Metascore

Deep fractures within a family dynamic begin to surface during a getaway to the Isles of Scilly.

Director: Joanna Hogg | Stars: Christopher Baker, Kate Fahy, Tom Hiddleston, Andrew Lawson

Votes: 2,152

22. Day for Night (1973)

PG | 116 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A committed film director struggles to complete his movie while coping with a myriad of crises, personal and professional, among the cast and crew.

Director: François Truffaut | Stars: Jacqueline Bisset, Jean-Pierre Léaud, François Truffaut, Valentina Cortese

Votes: 18,260 | Gross: $0.02M

23. All That Jazz (1979)

R | 123 min | Drama, Music, Musical

72 Metascore

Director/choreographer Bob Fosse tells his own life story as he details the sordid life of Joe Gideon, a womanizing, drug-using dancer.

Director: Bob Fosse | Stars: Roy Scheider, Jessica Lange, Leland Palmer, Ann Reinking

Votes: 25,026 | Gross: $37.82M

24. Frances (1982)

R | 140 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

48 Metascore

The story of Frances Farmer's meteoric rise to fame in Hollywood and the tragic turn her life took when she was blacklisted.

Director: Graeme Clifford | Stars: Jessica Lange, Sam Shepard, Kim Stanley, Bart Burns

Votes: 6,427 | Gross: $5.00M

25. Stealing Beauty (1996)

R | 118 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

60 Metascore

After her mother commits suicide, a young woman travels to Italy in search of love, truth and a deeper connection with herself.

Director: Bernardo Bertolucci | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Liv Tyler, Carlo Cecchi, Sinéad Cusack

Votes: 24,237 | Gross: $4.57M

26. Dancer in the Dark (2000)

R | 140 min | Crime, Drama, Musical

61 Metascore

An east European girl goes to America with her young son, expecting it to be like a Hollywood film.

Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Björk, Catherine Deneuve, David Morse, Peter Stormare

Votes: 95,176 | Gross: $4.18M

27. In Tranzit (2008)

R | 113 min | Drama, Romance, War

In 1946, a group of German POWs are mistakenly sent to a Soviet female transit prison camp and must cope with the hostility of the Soviet female inmates and guards, under the orders of cruel camp commander Pavlov.

Director: Tom Roberts | Stars: Vera Farmiga, Thomas Kretschmann, John Malkovich, Daniel Brühl

Votes: 2,023

28. I Put a Hit on You (2014)

78 min | Comedy, Romance, Thriller

A brokenhearted woman teams up with her ex-boyfriend to try and stop the hitman she accidentally hired to kill him.

Directors: Dane Clark, Linsey Stewart | Stars: Aaron Ashmore, Sara Canning, Danny Smith, Heather Sande

Votes: 117

29. Short Term 12 (2013)

R | 96 min | Drama

82 Metascore

A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend.

Director: Destin Daniel Cretton | Stars: Brie Larson, Frantz Turner, John Gallagher Jr., Kaitlyn Dever

Votes: 74,849 | Gross: $1.01M

30. Here Comes the Night (2013)

Not Rated | 84 min | Comedy

When two estranged friends are reunited at a funeral, they embark on a night in Los Angeles. In an attempt to discover the city, they discover themselves.

Directors: Peter Shanel, Peter Kline | Stars: Ben Duhl, Kurt Haas, Michelle Gillette, Georgie Guinane

Votes: 42

31. In Your Eyes (2014)

Not Rated | 106 min | Fantasy, Romance

Two seemingly unconnected souls from different corners of the United States make a telepathic bond that allows them to see, hear and feel the other's experiences, creating a bond that apparently can't be broken.

Director: Brin Hill | Stars: Michael Stahl-David, Zoe Kazan, Mark Feuerstein, David Gallagher

Votes: 29,106

32. This Is Where I Leave You (2014)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Drama

44 Metascore

When their father passes away, four grown siblings are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof together for a week, along with their over-sharing mother and an assortment of spouses, exes and might-have-beens.

Director: Shawn Levy | Stars: Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Jane Fonda, Adam Driver

Votes: 66,292 | Gross: $34.29M

33. I'm Losing You (1998)

R | 100 min | Drama

Nearing his 60th birthday, a movie producer discovers that he may have less than a year to live as a result of inoperable cancer. The effects of his disease take the toll on him and his ... See full summary »

Director: Bruce Wagner | Stars: Frank Langella, Daniel von Bargen, Rosanna Arquette, Andrew McCarthy

Votes: 383 | Gross: $0.01M

34. The War Zone (1999)

R | 98 min | Drama, Thriller

68 Metascore

An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret.

Director: Tim Roth | Stars: Ray Winstone, Annabelle Apsion, Kate Ashfield, Lara Belmont

Votes: 9,151 | Gross: $0.25M

35. Dying to Live (1999 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 90 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

A guardian angel (Jonathan Frakes) escorts a dead teen (Hayley DuMond) to her eternal reward and launches a revenge attack on a rival teen (Shannon Elizabeth) who caused her death.

Director: Rob Hedden | Stars: Pat Skipper, Linda Cardellini, Jonathan Frakes, Gabriel Mann

Votes: 358

36. The End of the Affair (1999)

R | 102 min | Drama, Romance

65 Metascore

A desperate man tries to find out why his beloved left him years ago.

Director: Neil Jordan | Stars: Ralph Fiennes, Julianne Moore, Stephen Rea, Heather-Jay Jones

Votes: 20,309 | Gross: $10.66M

37. The Third Miracle (1999)

R | 119 min | Drama

55 Metascore

The Vatican sends a priest to verify some miracles, performed by a woman who has been nominated for sainthood. During his investigation, the priest, who is experiencing a crisis of faith, re-discovers his own purpose in life.

Director: Agnieszka Holland | Stars: Sofia Polanska, Pavol Simon, Ivan Lukac, Patrik Minar

Votes: 3,038 | Gross: $0.74M

38. The Book of Stars (1999)

111 min | Drama

After their parents' untimely death in a car accident, Penny struggles to take care of her younger sister Mary, who suffers from an incurable disease. A precocious former poet, Penny has ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Miner | Stars: Mary Stuart Masterson, Jena Malone, Karl Geary, Delroy Lindo

Votes: 548

39. East of A (2000)

Comedy

Reggie, the aspiring singer; Chart, the troubled rich boy; and Peter Parker the ex-seminarian; share an apartment in the East Village (New York City) in this story dealing with AIDS, ... See full summary »

Director: Amy Goldstein | Stars: Patrick Breen, Scott Kraft, Adam Arkin, Glen Chin

Votes: 46

40. Roadside Assistance (2001)

19 min | Short

Lucy has problems. The love of her life is marrying her best friend and the bridesmaid's dress she's supposed to wear is two sizes too small. When the bus she's on breaks down in the middle... See full summary »

Director: Jennifer Derwingson | Stars: Rashida Jones, Linda Carlson, Adam Brody, Rudy Young

Votes: 20

41. The Ballad of Jack and Rose (2005)

R | 112 min | Drama

59 Metascore

A father and daughter isolated on an island off the East Coast and living on a once-thriving commune grapple with the limits of family and sexuality.

Director: Rebecca Miller | Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Catherine Keener, Camilla Belle, Ryan McDonald

Votes: 10,643 | Gross: $0.71M

42. Secrets of Eden (2012 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 85 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

A small town pastor becomes the prime suspect in a murder case.

Director: Tawnia McKiernan | Stars: John Stamos, Anna Gunn, Sonya Salomaa, Samantha Munro

Votes: 452

43. Beyond the Hills (2012)

Not Rated | 152 min | Drama

79 Metascore

The friendship between two young women who grew up in the same orphanage; one has found refuge at a convent in Romania and refuses to leave with her friend, who now lives in Germany.

Director: Cristian Mungiu | Stars: Cosmina Stratan, Cristina Flutur, Valeriu Andriuta, Dana Tapalaga

Votes: 10,790 | Gross: $0.11M

44. Gimme Shelter (2013)

PG-13 | 101 min | Drama

37 Metascore

A pregnant teenager flees her abusive mother in search of her father, only to be rejected by her stepmother and forced to survive on the streets until a compassionate stranger offers a hopeful alternative.

Director: Ron Krauss | Stars: Vanessa Hudgens, Rosario Dawson, Brendan Fraser, James Earl Jones

Votes: 7,853 | Gross: $1.36M

45. Maidentrip (2013)

Not Rated | 82 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography

70 Metascore

14-year-old Laura Dekker sets out on a two-year voyage in pursuit of her dream to become the youngest person ever to sail around the world alone.

Director: Jillian Schlesinger | Stars: Dick Dekker, Kim Dekker, Laura Dekker, Barbara Mueller

Votes: 3,527 | Gross: $0.07M

46. Decoding Annie Parker (2013)

R | 91 min | Drama

56 Metascore

Love, science, sex, infidelity, disease and comedy, the wild, mostly true story of the irrepressible Annie Parker and the almost discovery of a cure for cancer.

Director: Steven Bernstein | Stars: Helen Hunt, Samantha Morton, Aaron Paul, Rashida Jones

Votes: 2,812 | Gross: $0.04M

47. The Nun (2013)

Not Rated | 112 min | Drama

51 Metascore

1760s France. Suzanne is shocked when her bourgeois family sends her to a convent. There she faces oppression and torment, leading her to fight back and expose the dehumanizing effect of cloistered life.

Director: Guillaume Nicloux | Stars: Pauline Etienne, Isabelle Huppert, Louise Bourgoin, Martina Gedeck

Votes: 1,422

48. Merci pour le Chocolat (2000)

Not Rated | 101 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.6