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1. Barfly (1987)

R | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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70 Metascore

Based on the life of successful poet Charles Bukowski and his exploits in Hollywood during the 60s, 70s, and 80s.

Director: Barbet Schroeder | Stars: Mickey Rourke, Faye Dunaway, Alice Krige, Jack Nance

Votes: 17,561 | Gross: $3.22M

2. Fat City (1972)

PG | 96 min | Drama, Sport

7.3
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Two men, working as professional boxers, come to blows when their careers each begin to take opposite momentum.

Director: John Huston | Stars: Stacy Keach, Jeff Bridges, Susan Tyrrell, Candy Clark

Votes: 6,919

3. After the Storm (2016)

Not Rated | 118 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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84 Metascore

After the death of his father, a private detective struggles to find child support money and reconnect with his son and ex-wife.

Director: Hirokazu Koreeda | Stars: Hiroshi Abe, Yôko Maki, Satomi Kobayashi, Lily Franky

Votes: 7,665 | Gross: $0.27M

4. The Hunting Party (2007)

R | 101 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.8
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54 Metascore

A young journalist, a seasoned cameraman and a discredited war correspondent embark on an unauthorized mission to find the No.1 war criminal in Bosnia. However, their extremely dangerous target decides to come after them.

Director: Richard Shepard | Stars: Richard Gere, Terrence Howard, Jesse Eisenberg, Gordana Vukres

Votes: 23,983 | Gross: $0.97M

5. Little Deaths (2011)

Not Rated | 94 min | Horror

4.7
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Composed of three disturbingly sensual and terrifying short narratives, unified by the twin themes of sex and death.

Directors: Sean Hogan, Andrew Parkinson, Simon Rumley | Stars: Luke de Lacey, Holly Lucas, Siubhan Harrison, James Oliver Wheatley

Votes: 2,845

6. The Legend of the Holy Drinker (1988)

Not Rated | 128 min | Drama

7.2
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An alcoholic homeless man is given two hundred francs by a stranger, who requests that when he can he will return the money to Saint Therese in the cathedral.

Director: Ermanno Olmi | Stars: Rutger Hauer, Anthony Quayle, Sandrine Dumas, Dominique Pinon

Votes: 1,354

7. A Deal Is a Deal (2008)

R | 106 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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A comedy about ordinary people with unique dilemmas. How far will they go? Will the cocktail of desperation, friendship, loneliness, love and even a brush with cannibalism derail their intent?

Director: Jonathan Gershfield | Stars: Mackenzie Crook, Colm Meaney, Sharon Duncan-Brewster, Imelda Staunton

Votes: 2,010

8. TwentyFourSeven (1997)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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In a typical English working-class town, the juveniles have nothing more to do than hang around in gangs. One day, Alan Darcy, a highly motivated man with the same kind of youth experience,... See full summary »

Director: Shane Meadows | Stars: Bob Hoskins, Danny Nussbaum, Toby, Bruce Jones

Votes: 2,325

9. Crashing (2007)

R | 79 min | Drama

5.5
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Having been kicked out of his house by his wife, writer Richard McMurray crashes on the couch of two sexy co-eds where he just might find the inspiration to complete his second novel.

Director: Gary Walkow | Stars: David Cross, Caleigh White, Campbell Scott, Alex Kingston

Votes: 572

10. P.J. (1968)

Approved | 109 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

6.6
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A down-on-his-luck New York private eye takes a bodyguard job for the death-threatened mistress of a shady millionaire and gets involved in conspiracy and murder.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: George Peppard, Raymond Burr, Gayle Hunnicutt, Brock Peters

Votes: 203

11. The Singing Fool (1928)

105 min | Musical, Drama

6.3
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A singing waiter and composer (Al Jolson) loves two women (Betty Bronson, Josephine Dunn), conquers Broadway and holds his dying son, singing "Sonny Boy."

Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Al Jolson, Betty Bronson, Josephine Dunn, Arthur Housman

Votes: 195 | Gross: $10.90M

12. Rose of Washington Square (1939)

Approved | 86 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.8
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A singer becomes a star in the Ziegfeld Follies, but her marriage to a con man has a bad effect on her career.

Director: Gregory Ratoff | Stars: Tyrone Power, Alice Faye, Al Jolson, William Frawley

Votes: 516

13. The Savage Five (1974)

R | 91 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.5
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A town is taken over by a brutal gang, which has taken a safe in a robbery of another town and needs to find someone who can open it for them. They terrorize the townsfolk, beating up and ... See full summary »

Director: Cheh Chang | Stars: David Chiang, Lung Ti, Kuan Tai Chen, Danny Lee

Votes: 192

14. Sunshine Hotel (2001)

98 min | Documentary

7.4
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A portrait of one of the few remaining men only 'flophouses' on New York City's infamous skid row, the Bowery.

Director: Michael Dominic | Star: Nathan Smith

Votes: 291

15. Accidents Will Happen (1938)

Approved | 62 min | Crime, Drama

5.7
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An insurance adjustor tangles with a big insurance-fraud gang.

Director: William Clemens | Stars: Ronald Reagan, Sheila Bromley, Gloria Blondell, Dick Purcell

Votes: 152

16. The Light of Western Stars (1940)

Passed | 64 min | Romance, Western

5.7
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Cowhand Ladd dances with cantina girl Estrella and has a part in shooting Sheriff Tyler.

Director: Lesley Selander | Stars: Victor Jory, Jo Ann Sayers, Russell Hayden, Morris Ankrum

Votes: 97

17. Cafe Hostess (1940)

Approved | 65 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.6
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Jo (Ann Dvorak), a "percentage girl" at the notorious Club 46, is in despair. She can see no way out of the dreary and sordid routine of entertaining customers - called drinking and dancing... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Salkow | Stars: Preston Foster, Ann Dvorak, Douglas Fowley, Wynne Gibson

Votes: 39

18. The Man Who Came Back (1931)

Passed | 74 min | Drama

5.8
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A spoiled carefree rich kid gets into too much trouble for his father who sends him out on his own to prove himself capable of making a respectable man of himself.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Janet Gaynor, Charles Farrell, Kenneth MacKenna, William Holden

Votes: 51

19. 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

20. Midnight Court (1937)

Passed | 63 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.1
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Victor Shanley had once been New York City's most-acclaimed crime-fighting, crusading District Attorney and the scourge of the underworld. But the workaholic demands of the job led him to ... See full summary »

Director: Frank McDonald | Stars: Ann Dvorak, John Litel, Carlyle Moore Jr., Joseph Crehan

Votes: 102

21. Here Comes Cookie (1935)

Approved | 65 min | Comedy, Music

6.4
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Alarmed that his younger daughter is about to marry a gold-digger, a millionaire turns over the fortune to her ditsy older sister for safe-keeping to his ultimate regret, protection.

Director: Norman Z. McLeod | Stars: George Burns, Gracie Allen, George Barbier, Betty Furness

Votes: 125

22. O xypolytos pringips (1966)

91 min | Comedy, Musical

5.7
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Run out of options and in desperate need of cash, a down-and-out young man accepts his rich hotelier friend's preposterous proposal to impersonate an exotic Arab Prince. But what does the bride-to-be has to say about this scandalous farce?

Director: Giannis Dalianidis | Stars: Kostas Voutsas, Martha Karagianni, Dionysis Papagiannopoulos, Vagelis Seilinos

Votes: 364

23. The Best Hotel on Skid Row (1990 TV Movie)

48 min | Documentary

8.0
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America Undercover goes to the Madison Hotel in the skid-row section of downtown Los Angeles and talks to some of the desperate people living there. It talks to a prostitute and heroin ... See full summary »

Directors: Christine Choy, Renee Tajima-Pena, Geof Bartz | Star: Charles Bukowski

Votes: 41

24. The Stand-Up (1930)

Passed | 8 min | Short, Drama

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The time is New Year's Eve, 1929 and the place is the New York City apartment of a wealthy real-estate man who is expecting a young lady to dine with him. When she does not appear, he goes ... See full summary »

Director: Albert Ray | Stars: Bobby Watson, Wilbur Mack, Rudolph Cameron, Marjorie Lane

25. Marigold Man (1970)

90 min | Comedy

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Low-budget misfire concerns the farcical and dramatic situations met by two duplicitous roommates, one of whom dreams of planting a coast-to-coast garden of marigold flowers.

Director: Paul Leder | Stars: Greg Mullavey, Harry Cohn, Joan Lemmo, Pearl Shear

26. They (2000)

60 min | Documentary

5.1
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Add a Plot

Director: Ewa Borzecka

Votes: 7

27. Upon Our Children (2012)

Short, Drama

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She's prostitute and he's a preacher. She's down and out and he's a failed ex jazz musician preaching from his bible and playing saxophone on the subway. Their paths cross as they search for redemption in their lives.

Director: Charles Lyons | Stars: Joanna Pickering, Stacey Griffin, Jerry Broome

28. The Agony of Jimmy Quinlan (1978)

28 min | Documentary, Short

7.0
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A documentation of a Montreal vagrant's attempts to overcome alcoholism.

Star: Earl Pennington

Votes: 6

29. Hung (2009–2011)
Episode: Pilot (2009)

TV-MA | 43 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Years ago, as a student at Detroit's West Lakefield High School, Ray Drecker was athletic, popular and destined for success. Today, as a West Lakefield teacher and coach of the varsity ... See full summary »

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Thomas Jane, Jane Adams, Eddie Jemison, Charlie Saxton

Votes: 419

30. Tales of the Unexpected (1979–1988)
Episode: Skin (1980)

24 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

6.4
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In post-war Paris Drioli, an elderly down-and-out, sees a painting for sale by his old friend Soutine, who is now a best-selling artist. Thirty years earlier Soutine tattooed a portrait of ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert Wise | Stars: Roald Dahl, Derek Jacobi, Lucy Gutteridge, Boris Isarov

Votes: 148



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