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1. Titans (I) (2018– )

TV-MA | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.1
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A team of young superheroes led by Nightwing (formerly Batman's first Robin) form to combat evil and other perils.

Stars: Teagan Croft, Brenton Thwaites, Anna Diop, Ryan Potter

Votes: 35,726

2. The Lion King (1994)

G | 88 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

8.5
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83 Metascore

A Lion cub crown prince is tricked by a treacherous uncle into thinking he caused his father's death and flees into exile in despair, only to learn in adulthood his identity and his responsibilities.

Directors: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Jeremy Irons, James Earl Jones, Whoopi Goldberg

Votes: 824,843 | Gross: $312.90M

3. Gifted (2017)

PG-13 | 101 min | Drama

7.6
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60 Metascore

Frank, a single man raising his child prodigy niece Mary, is drawn into a custody battle with his mother.

Director: Marc Webb | Stars: Chris Evans, Mckenna Grace, Lindsay Duncan, Octavia Spencer

Votes: 80,853 | Gross: $24.80M

4. Home and Away (1988– )

22 min | Drama, Romance

5.2
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"Home and Away" chronicles the lives, loves, happiness and heart-breaks of the residents of Summer Bay, a small coastal town just outside of Sydney in New South Wales, Australia.

Stars: Ray Meagher, Lynne McGranger, Emily Symons, Ada Nicodemou

Votes: 5,041

5. Short Term 12 (2013)

R | 96 min | Drama

8.0
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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: 72,364 | Gross: $1.01M

6. Life Unexpected (2010–2011)

60 min | Drama

7.6
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After 15 years in foster homes, Lux decides to get emancipated, which leads to her meeting her birth parents.

Stars: Shiri Appleby, Kristoffer Polaha, Britt Robertson, Kerr Smith

Votes: 13,115

7. Step Up (2006)

PG-13 | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Music

6.6
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48 Metascore

Tyler Gage receives the opportunity of a lifetime after vandalizing a performing arts school, gaining him the chance to earn a scholarship and dance with an up and coming dancer, Nora.

Director: Anne Fletcher | Stars: Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan, Damaine Radcliff, De'Shawn Washington

Votes: 103,676 | Gross: $65.33M

8. August Rush (2007)

PG | 114 min | Drama, Music

7.5
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38 Metascore

An orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift to try to find his birth parents.

Director: Kirsten Sheridan | Stars: Freddie Highmore, Keri Russell, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Terrence Howard

Votes: 98,668 | Gross: $31.66M

9. Angels in the Outfield (1994)

PG | 102 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.1
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44 Metascore

When a boy prays for a chance to have a family if the California Angels win the pennant, angels are assigned to make that possible.

Director: William Dear | Stars: Danny Glover, Brenda Fricker, Tony Danza, Christopher Lloyd

Votes: 26,324 | Gross: $50.24M

10. Free Willy (1993)

PG | 112 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

5.9
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79 Metascore

When a boy learns that a beloved killer whale is to be killed by the aquarium owners, the boy risks everything to free the whale.

Director: Simon Wincer | Stars: Jason James Richter, Lori Petty, Michael Madsen, Jayne Atkinson

Votes: 62,097 | Gross: $77.70M

11. White Oleander (2002)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama

7.2
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61 Metascore

A teenager journeys through a series of foster homes after her mother goes to prison for committing a crime of passion.

Director: Peter Kosminsky | Stars: Michelle Pfeiffer, Renée Zellweger, Robin Wright, Alison Lohman

Votes: 28,081 | Gross: $16.35M

12. The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things (2004)

R | 97 min | Drama

6.5
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27 Metascore

Seven-year-old Jeremiah is pulled from his foster home and thrown into a troubled life on the road with his teenage mother, Sarah.

Director: Asia Argento | Stars: Asia Argento, Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Jimmy Bennett

Votes: 6,026 | Gross: $0.03M

13. The Hurricane (1999)

R | 146 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.6
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74 Metascore

The story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence.

Director: Norman Jewison | Stars: Denzel Washington, Vicellous Shannon, Deborah Kara Unger, Liev Schreiber

Votes: 86,087 | Gross: $50.67M

14. The Brothers Bloom (2008)

PG-13 | 114 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.8
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55 Metascore

The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job - showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a romantic adventure that takes them around the world.

Director: Rian Johnson | Stars: Rachel Weisz, Adrien Brody, Mark Ruffalo, Rinko Kikuchi

Votes: 46,155 | Gross: $3.52M

15. National Treasure: Kiri (2018)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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A drama dealing with the abduction and murder of a young black girl, soon to be adopted by her white foster family, and the trail of lies, blame, guilt and notoriety which follow.

Stars: Sarah Lancashire, Lia Williams, Lucian Msamati, Wunmi Mosaku

Votes: 1,455

16. Wuthering Heights (2011)

Not Rated | 129 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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70 Metascore

A poor boy of unknown origins is rescued from poverty and taken in by the Earnshaw family where he develops an intense relationship with his young foster sister, Cathy.

Director: Andrea Arnold | Stars: Kaya Scodelario, James Howson, Solomon Glave, Shannon Beer

Votes: 8,490 | Gross: $0.10M

17. Great Expectations (1946)

Not Rated | 118 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.

Director: David Lean | Stars: John Mills, Valerie Hobson, Tony Wager, Jean Simmons

Votes: 20,258

18. The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015)

PG | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.5
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47 Metascore

12-year-old wisecracking Gilly Hopkins finds herself shuffled from foster home to foster home until she meets Maime Trotter.

Director: Stephen Herek | Stars: Sophie Nélisse, Kathy Bates, Glenn Close, Octavia Spencer

Votes: 3,823

19. Follow That Bird (1985)

G | 88 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.8
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Big Bird is sent to live far from Sesame Street by a pesky social worker. Unhappy, Big Bird runs away from his foster home, prompting the rest of the Sesame Street gang to go on a cross-country journey to find him.

Director: Ken Kwapis | Stars: Caroll Spinney, Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Richard Hunt

Votes: 4,219

20. For a Lost Soldier (1992)

Unrated | 92 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.6
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Set in The Netherlands at the end of WW II, this touching story, told in flashbacks, explores the complex and romantic relationship between an adult soldier and a displaced, lonely adolescent boy.

Director: Roeland Kerbosch | Stars: Maarten Smit, Andrew Kelley, Jeroen Krabbé, Freark Smink

Votes: 4,037 | Gross: $0.39M

21. Mockingbird Don't Sing (2001)

Not Rated | 98 min | Biography, Drama

6.5
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Based on the actual events of one of the most horrific cases of child abuse ever to be documented, this haunting drama tells the tale of a young girl that was locked in a room for over 12 years.

Director: Harry Bromley Davenport | Stars: Melissa Errico, Michael Lerner, Joe Regalbuto, Sean Young

Votes: 1,689

22. Manny & Lo (1996)

R | 88 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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A pregnant teen and her younger sister run away from foster homes and kidnap a woman whom they believe can help with the pregnancy.

Director: Lisa Krueger | Stars: Scarlett Johansson, Aleksa Palladino, Mary Kay Place, Dean Silvers

Votes: 1,620 | Gross: $0.50M

23. Eyewitness (2014– )

59 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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Two 15 year old boys secretly meet up in the forest, only to witness a blood bath. They are seen, but escape trying to keep this as a secret, both in fear of the perpetrator and that their secret is revealed.

Stars: Per Kjerstad, Axel Bøyum, Odin Waage, Anneke von der Lippe

Votes: 1,325

24. 71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance (1994)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

7.3
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71 Metascore

71 scenes revolving around a recent immigrant, a couple that has just adopted a daughter, a college student and a lonely old man.

Director: Michael Haneke | Stars: Gabriel Cosmin Urdes, Lukas Miko, Otto Grünmandl, Anne Bennent

Votes: 5,784

25. In the Best Interest of the Children (1992 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama

7.3
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Fact-based story of a legal battle fought over custody of five siblings.

Director: Michael Ray Rhodes | Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Sally Struthers, Lexi Randall, Gary Graham

Votes: 375

26. Live and Become (2005)

Unrated | 140 min | Drama

7.9
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A Christian boy escapes to Israel from famine-stricken Ethiopia by pretending to be Jewish.

Director: Radu Mihaileanu | Stars: Yaël Abecassis, Roschdy Zem, Moshe Agazai, Moshe Abebe

Votes: 5,539

27. One World (1998–2001)

30 min | Comedy

6.9
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The show is about 6 kids from different backgrounds who all live together under the same roof, with their foster parents.

Stars: Bryan Kirkwood, Arroyn Lloyd, Harvey Silver, Alisa Reyes

Votes: 120

28. Michiko and Hatchin (2008– )

TV-MA | 23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.7
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Michiko is a free-willed "sexy diva" who escaped from prison, while Hatchin is a run away girl fleeing from her strict catholic foster family. The two join forces and set off on an unpredictable road trip seeking their own freedom.

Stars: Terri Doty, Toru Kusano, Brandon Potter, Monica Rial

Votes: 667

29. Little Girl Lost (1988 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 94 min | Drama

7.0
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Based on a true story, The Brady family fight to adopt a little girl they fostered. But then social welfare decide to send Tella back to her natural father, who it is apparent is sexually ... See full summary »

Director: Sharron Miller | Stars: Tess Harper, Frederic Forrest, Patricia Kalember, Lawrence Pressman

Votes: 181

30. The Children Nobody Wanted (1981 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.5
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Based on the true story of Tom Butterfield and his crusade to provide family life for homeless children, becoming not only the first bachelor caretaker, but the youngest single adult to ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Michaels | Stars: Fredric Lehne, Michelle Pfeiffer, Matt Clark, Noble Willingham

Votes: 204

31. The Lost & Found Family (2009)

PG | 91 min | Drama

6.2
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Formerly wealthy widow must move in with the lower middle-class foster family living in a house she owns in order to establish residency prior to selling it.

Director: Barnet Bain | Stars: Ellen Bry, Lynn Cole, Jeff Portell, Lucas Till

Votes: 270

32. Obce niebo (2015)

107 min | Drama, Thriller

6.4
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A family of Polish immigrants lives in Sweden. One innocent lie triggers suspicions and leads to their daughter being placed with a foster family by social services. The parents undertake a dramatic fight to get their child back.

Director: Dariusz Gajewski | Stars: Agnieszka Grochowska, Bartlomiej Topa, Barbara Kubiak, Ewa Fröling

Votes: 320

33. The Imp (1981)

75 min | Family, Fantasy, Musical

7.5
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Nukitsamees (English title: Bumpy) is a family musical which somewhat echoes the fairy tale of Hansel and Gretel. A brother and sister called Kusti and Iti get lost in a forest while ... See full summary »

Director: Helle Karis | Stars: Egert Soll, Anna-Liisa Kurve, Ülari Kirsipuu, Ines Aru

Votes: 399

34. Cuckoo in a Dark Forest (1985)

94 min | Drama, War

6.8
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Director: Antonín Moskalyk | Stars: Miroslava Soucková, Oleg Tabakov, Alicja Jachiewicz, Vilém Besser

Votes: 76

35. Playing with Fire (2000)

118 min | Drama

7.0
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Two young people falling in love while exploring the politics of sexual awakening and social relations leading to a complex web of deceit and understanding.

Director: Chito S. Roño | Stars: Carlos Morales, Ara Mina, Angel Aquino, Monique Wilson

Votes: 29

36. Clowning Around (1992)

183 min | Drama

6.2
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Follows a boy who realizes there is more to being a clown, than just clowning around.

Director: George Whaley | Stars: Clayton Williamson, Ernie Dingo, Rebecca Smart, Jean-Michel Dagory

Votes: 135

37. Jack Be Nimble (1993)

R | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

6.3
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Jack and Dora, abandoned by their parents as babies, are desperate to find each other after years of adoption. Jack's young life has been spent with a sadistic family. Dora, whose life has ... See full summary »

Director: Garth Maxwell | Stars: Alexis Arquette, Sarah Smuts-Kennedy, Bruno Lawrence, Tony Barry

Votes: 382

38. Capricciosa (2003)

105 min | Drama

5.9
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Henrik is seventeen and dreaming of becoming a professional soccer player. He lives with his parents and two younger siblings. When his mother dies it shakes the family's life. Henrik is the one who has to keep the family together.

Director: Reza Bagher | Stars: Linus James Nilsson, Moraea Myrgren-Johansson, Matias Bergsten, Rolf Lassgård

Votes: 342

39. I'm Glad My Mother Is Alive (2009)

Not Rated | 91 min | Drama

6.7
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73 Metascore

Given up for adoption as a toddler, troubled teenager Thomas becomes obsessed with tracking down his birth mother. After years of searching, Thomas finds her single, with a small child, ... See full summary »

Directors: Claude Miller, Nathan Miller | Stars: Vincent Rottiers, Sophie Cattani, Christine Citti, Yves Verhoeven

Votes: 474 | Gross: $0.01M

40. Get Your Stuff (2000)

Not Rated | 93 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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A wealthy professional gay couple, who wish to adopt children, see their lives turned topsy turvy when they take in two misbehaving brothers, supposedly just for one night.

Director: Max Mitchell | Stars: Cameron Watson, Anthony Meindl, Elaine Hendrix, Grady Hutt

Votes: 555

41. Torn (2003)

97 min | Drama

6.8
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From orphanage to foster home and back, then to the reformatory, 10-year-old Mateusz endures cruel brutality while aspiring to unite with his mother.

Director: Jacek Filipiak | Stars: Krzysztof Ciupa, Lech Dyblik, Agnieszka Dygant, Jan Frycz

Votes: 56

42. Tournament of Dreams (2007)

Not Rated | 88 min | Drama, Sport

4.4
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A dramatic feature about an inner city girl's high school basketball team who, with the help of a dedicated coach struggle though personal issues to save their basketball program.

Director: Don Abernathy | Stars: Tony Todd, Debbie Allen, Shakira Bryant, Keana Jackson

Votes: 152

43. Meri Surat Teri Ankhen (1963)

Drama, Musical, Romance

7.9
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Raj Kumar is a wealthy businessman and dislikes everything ugly. When his wife, Kamla, becomes pregnant and gives birth to an ugly son, he asks the attending Dr. Mathur to inform his wife ... See full summary »

Director: R.K. Rakhan | Stars: Ashok Kumar, Pradeep Kumar, Asha Parekh, Kanhaiyalal Chaturvedi

Votes: 47

44. In the Name of God (2013)

PG | 86 min | Drama

5.7
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Bouncing from foster home to home, it seemed that no one wanted Mason around. From battles with his parents, Mason learns the importance of respect. Desperate for forgiveness, Mason tries to make amends with his family.

Director: Kevan Otto | Stars: John Ratzenberger, Eric Roberts, Patrick Davis, Pete Freeland

Votes: 103

45. Broken Promise (1981 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama

7.6
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Abandoned by their parents, the young children of the Clawson family are put in the care of local authorities. However, rather than being kept together, the siblings are sent to live at ... See full summary »

Director: Don Taylor | Stars: Chris Sarandon, Melissa Michaelsen, George Coe, McKee Anderson

Votes: 82

46. A Place to Be Loved (1993 TV Movie)

95 min | Biography, Drama, Family

6.4
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Gregory Kingsley, a boy passed off onto social services by his natural mother and abused by his natural father, finds the foster family he is put into to be the type of family he needs and ... See full summary »

Director: Sandy Smolan | Stars: Richard Crenna, Rhea Perlman, Linda Kelsey, Cotter Smith

Votes: 109

47. Jis Desh Mein Ganga Rehta Hain (2000)

141 min | Comedy, Musical

4.9
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Gangaram alias Ganga has been raised by his foster parents who reside in the village thus he gets accustom to village life. 24 years later his birth parents multi-millionaire Avinash and ... See full summary »

Director: Mahesh Manjrekar | Stars: Govinda, Sonali Bendre, Rinke Khanna, Milind Gunaji

Votes: 985

48. Ombline (2012)

95 min | Drama

6.9
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The journey of a young mother in a prison with her baby boy.

Director: Stéphane Cazes | Stars: Mélanie Thierry, Nathalie Bécue, Corinne Masiero, Catherine Salée

Votes: 257

49. Thirst (I) (2012)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama

6.6
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In Australia in 2017, four people, isolated in their different ways are trapped in the desert and changed forever. Against impossible odds, can they find meaning, life, laughter and love before it is too late?

Director: Robert Carter | Stars: Victoria Haralabidou, Myles Pollard, Hanna Mangan Lawrence, Thom Green

Votes: 87

50. Palms (2012)

Not Rated | 33 min | Short, Family

8.3
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A foster child is in search of a forever family who is holding his heart in the palm of their hands.

Director: JA Williams | Stars: Nathaniel J. Potvin, Zondra Wilson, Jason Woods, Regina Bryant

Votes: 16



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