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1. TRON: Legacy (2010)

PG | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.8
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49 Metascore

The son of a virtual world designer goes looking for his father and ends up inside the digital world that his father designed. He meets his father's corrupted creation and a unique ally who was born inside the digital world.

Director: Joseph Kosinski | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Garrett Hedlund, Olivia Wilde, Bruce Boxleitner

Votes: 311,133 | Gross: $172.06M

2. Inherent Vice (2014)

R | 148 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.7
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81 Metascore

In 1970, drug-fueled Los Angeles private investigator Larry "Doc" Sportello investigates the disappearance of a former girlfriend.

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson, Katherine Waterston

Votes: 93,543 | Gross: $8.11M

3. The Holy Mountain (1973)

R | 114 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.9
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76 Metascore

In a corrupt, greed-fueled world, a powerful alchemist leads a messianic character and seven materialistic figures to the Holy Mountain, where they hope to achieve enlightenment.

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky | Stars: Alejandro Jodorowsky, Horacio Salinas, Zamira Saunders, Juan Ferrara

Votes: 36,185 | Gross: $0.06M

4. Samurai Jack (2001–2017)

TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.5
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A samurai sent through time fights to return home and save the world.

Stars: Phil LaMarr, Mako, Kevin Michael Richardson, Jeff Bennett

Votes: 44,941

5. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987–1996)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.9
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The adventures of a quartet of humanoid warrior turtles and their friends.

Stars: Cam Clarke, Barry Gordon, Rob Paulsen, Townsend Coleman

Votes: 30,298

6. Life (I) (2007–2009)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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A former police officer returns to the force after having been wrongly imprisoned for years.

Stars: Damian Lewis, Sarah Shahi, Adam Arkin, Brent Sexton

Votes: 32,370

7. Yu-Gi-Oh! (I) (2000–2006)

TV-Y | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.2
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Yugi Moto solves an Ancient Egyptian Puzzle and brings forth a dark and powerful alter ego. Whenever he and his friends are threatened by evil in Duel Monster Card Game, this alter ego breaks out to save them.

Stars: Dan Green, Wayne Grayson, Amy Birnbaum, Eric Stuart

Votes: 18,204

8. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003–2010)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.7
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The continuing adventures of a quartet of turtle superheroes.

Stars: Michael Sinterniklaas, Wayne Grayson, Gregory Abbey, Sam Riegel

Votes: 8,321

9. Baraka (1992)

Not Rated | 96 min | Documentary

8.6
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A collection of expertly photographed scenes of human life and religion.

Director: Ron Fricke

Votes: 35,909 | Gross: $1.33M

10. Dragon Ball GT (1996–2002)

TV-PG | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.8
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After Goku is made a kid again by the Black Star Dragon Balls, he goes on a journey to get back to his old self.

Stars: Elise Baughman, Andrew Chandler, Masako Nozawa, Yûko Minaguchi

Votes: 23,400

11. Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)

R | 120 min | Biography, Drama

8.0
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81 Metascore

A fictionalized account in four chapters of the life of celebrated Japanese writer Yukio Mishima.

Director: Paul Schrader | Stars: Ken Ogata, Masayuki Shionoya, Hiroshi Mikami, Junya Fukuda

Votes: 8,890 | Gross: $0.44M

12. Cyberchase (2002– )

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

6.8
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Three kids, Jackie, Matt, Inez, and their bird friend Digit, must save cyberspace from the evil Hacker with the use of strategy and math skills.

Stars: Christopher Lloyd, Novie Edwards, Annick Obonsawin, Jacqueline Pillon

Votes: 2,019

13. Ninja Turtles: The Next Mutation (1997–1998)

TV-Y7 | 20 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

4.4
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"the heroes in a half-shell" return to stop the evil Dragonlord with help from their newest member, Venus DiMilo.

Stars: Jarred Blancard, Mitchell A. Lee Yuen, Dean Choe, Richard Yee

Votes: 1,330

14. Mumford (1999)

R | 112 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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62 Metascore

In the small town of Mumford, a psychologist of the same name moves in and quickly becomes very popular, despite a questionable past.

Director: Lawrence Kasdan | Stars: Loren Dean, Hope Davis, Jason Lee, Alfre Woodard

Votes: 8,844 | Gross: $4.55M

15. Samsara (2001)

R | 138 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.8
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A spiritual love-story set in the majestic landscape of Ladakh, Himalayas. Samsara is a quest; one man's struggle to find spiritual Enlightenment by renouncing the world. And one woman's ... See full summary »

Director: Pan Nalin | Stars: Shawn Ku, Christy Chung, Neelesha Barthel, Lhakpa Tsering

Votes: 7,485

16. Yu-Gi-Oh! (II) (2000–2004)

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

8.3
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A young boy named Yugi Muto defeats the world Champion, Seto Kaiba, in a duel with the help of the mysterious Millenium puzzle,the support of the friends and the heart of the cards. Yugi ... See full summary »

Stars: Dan Green, Amy Birnbaum, Wayne Grayson, Eric Stuart

Votes: 2,350

17. Martian Child (2007)

PG | 106 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.8
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48 Metascore

A science-fiction writer, recently widowed, considers whether to adopt a hyper-imaginative 6-year-old abandoned and socially rejected boy who says he's really from Mars.

Director: Menno Meyjes | Stars: John Cusack, Amanda Peet, Bobby Coleman, Sophie Okonedo

Votes: 19,819 | Gross: $7.49M

18. The Tao of Steve (2000)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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70 Metascore

Underachieving, overweight kindergarten teacher Dex finds a woman who forces him to reexamine his Zen-like system of seduction.

Director: Jenniphr Goodman | Stars: Donal Logue, Ayelet Kaznelson, John Hines, John Harrington Bland

Votes: 7,318 | Gross: $4.34M

19. Three Wishes (1995)

PG | 115 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.1
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In an unexplained act of charity, Jeanne Holman, picks up an injured, apparent tramp and takes him home to care for him little realizing who he was, or the effect he would have on her life and those of her family.

Director: Martha Coolidge | Stars: Patrick Swayze, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Joseph Mazzello, Seth Mumy

Votes: 2,778 | Gross: $7.03M

20. Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine (2015)

R | 128 min | Documentary, Biography

6.9
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72 Metascore

A look at the personal and private life of the late Apple CEO, Steve Jobs.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Steve Jobs, Alex Gibney, Steve Wozniak, Michael S. Malone

Votes: 5,792 | Gross: $0.49M

21. The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling (2018 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 259 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

8.4
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Judd Apatow presents an emotional two-part in-depth look at the life, career and complex internal struggles of his loving mentor, the influential stand-up comedian and actor Garry Shandling, based on Shandling's personal diaries.

Director: Judd Apatow | Stars: Garry Shandling, Judd Apatow, Kevin Nealon, Mike Shandling

Votes: 1,564

22. The Tribe (1970 TV Movie)

G | 90 min | Drama

7.4
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A Marine Corps drill instructor who is disgusted by the fact that the Corps now accepts draftees finds himself pitted against a hippie who has been drafted but refuses to accept the military's way of doing things.

Director: Joseph Sargent | Stars: Darren McGavin, Earl Holliman, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Gruber

Votes: 708

23. Rurouni Kenshin: Reflection (2001– )

TV-MA | 83 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

8.2
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Kenshin and Kaoru are married. Kenshin leaves Kaoru with their son, Kenji, to lead a revolution in China. But both of them suffer from a seemingly incurable disease. 15 years later, Kenshin... See full summary »

Stars: Mayo Suzukaze, Miki Fujitani, Mîna Tominaga, Yûji Ueda

Votes: 3,846

24. Fear and Trembling (2003)

Unrated | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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75 Metascore

A Belgian woman looks back on her year at a Japanese corporation in Tokyo in 1990. She is Amélie, born in Japan, living there until age 5. After college graduation, she returns with a ... See full summary »

Director: Alain Corneau | Stars: Sylvie Testud, Kaori Tsuji, Tarô Suwa, Bison Katayama

Votes: 4,156

25. Walk With Me (I) (2017)

94 min | Documentary

6.3
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55 Metascore

'Walk With Me' is a meditative film about a community of Zen Buddhist monks and nuns who have dedicated their lives to mastering the art of mindfulness with their world-famous teacher Thich Nhat Hanh.

Directors: Marc J. Francis, Max Pugh | Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Thich Nhát Hanh, Pháp De, Brother Pháp Dung

Votes: 860 | Gross: $0.73M

26. Zen (2009)

127 min | Biography, Drama

7.5
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'Zen' Buddhist teacher Dogen Zenji is a very important religious person during the Kamakura period, 750 years ago. After his mother died, he decides to move to China and settle as a ... See full summary »

Director: Banmei Takahashi | Stars: Kankurô Nakamura, Yuki Uchida, Ryushin Tei, Kengo Kôra

Votes: 959

27. Hamoun (1990)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama

8.0
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Hamoon's wife is leaving him. He is also unsuccessfully trying to finish his Ph.D. thesis. He is forced to reexamine his life. In a series of flashbacks and dreams, Hamoon tries to figure ... See full summary »

Director: Dariush Mehrjui | Stars: Pantea Bahram, Ezzatolah Entezami, Bita Farahi, Sedigheh Kianfar

Votes: 6,223

28. Frank Serpico (2017)

Unrated | 98 min | Documentary, Biography

6.7
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68 Metascore

In his own words, Frank Serpico tells the story of his one-man crusade for police reform in the NYPD during the early 1970s.

Director: Antonino D'Ambrosio | Stars: Frank Serpico, Stanislao Pugliese, Janet Panetta, John O'Connor

Votes: 256 | Gross: $0.01M

29. Enlightenment Guaranteed (1999)

109 min | Drama, Comedy

7.1
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68 Metascore

Two very different brothers get together for a temporary stay in a Japanese zen monastry. The trip from Germany to Japan brings up some unexpected quests they have to manage. Soon both ... See full summary »

Director: Doris Dörrie | Stars: Uwe Ochsenknecht, Gustav-Peter Wöhler, Petra Zieser, Ulrike Kriener

Votes: 1,258

30. Step Into Liquid (2003)

PG | 88 min | Documentary, Sport

7.5
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72 Metascore

Surfers and secret spots from around the world are profiled in this documentary.

Director: Dana Brown | Stars: Laird Hamilton, Layne Beachley, Dan Malloy, Robert August

Votes: 2,595 | Gross: $3.67M

31. Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left for the East? (1989)

Not Rated | 137 min | Drama

7.5
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About three monks in a remote monastery; an aging master, a small orphan and a young man who left his city life to seek Enlightenment.

Director: Yong-Kyun Bae | Stars: Yi Pan-Yong, Sin Won-Sop, Hae-Jin Huang, Su-Myong Ko

Votes: 1,215

32. How to Cook Your Life (2007)

PG-13 | 94 min | Documentary

6.1
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A Zen priest in San Francisco and cookbook author use Zen Buddhism and cooking to relate to everyday life.

Director: Doris Dörrie | Stars: Edward Espe Brown, Doris Dörrie

Votes: 310 | Gross: $0.08M

33. Xiao lin lao zu (1995)

93 min | Action

5.3
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Director: Peter Yuen | Stars: Athena Chu, Roger Kwok, Kai-Tong Chan, Bomou Chen

Votes: 18

34. Zen Noir (2004)

71 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

6.2
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27 Metascore

A nameless 'noir' detective, still mourning the loss of his wife, investigates a mysterious death in a Buddhist temple, but his logical, left-brained crime-solving skills are useless in the intuitive, non-linear world of Zen.

Director: Marc Rosenbush | Stars: Duane Sharp, Kim Chan, Debra Miller, Ezra Buzzington

Votes: 331

35. Air Guitar Nation (2006)

R | 81 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.1
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72 Metascore

It's time to rock and roll - air guitar style. AIR GUITAR NATION is the feature documentary about the year that air guitar swept America - from New York to Los Angeles and then all the way ... See full summary »

Director: Alexandra Lipsitz | Stars: Dan Crane, David S. Jung, Hadia Ackerman, Lance Kasten

Votes: 1,281 | Gross: $0.07M

36. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Legend of the Supermutants (1996– )

50 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

5.7
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Mutant Turtles: Choujin Densetsu hen (Superman Legend) is a two-part OVA series from Japan based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles TV show. In the first episode entitled "Super Dai Pinchu... See full summary »

Stars: Hidenari Ugaki, Hideyuki Umezu, Emi Shinohara, Kiyoyuki Yanada

Votes: 187

37. O Mundo Dos Anjos (2020)

25 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

After a car accident, a young man travels to the world of angels, where he will know something he never imagined, he did not believe, until the moment he saw her.

Director: Rui Constantino | Stars: Rui Constantino, Anastasia Ozerova

38. The Drummer (2007)

Not Rated | 118 min | Crime, Drama, Music

7.0
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A gangster's willful son is sent into hiding over sexual misconduct. Sent far, he unexpectedly takes up with remote Buddhist drummers who slowly but profoundly influence his life.

Director: Kenneth Bi | Stars: Jaycee Chan, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Angelica Lee, Roy Cheung

Votes: 852

39. Mandala (1981)

117 min | Drama

7.4
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A story that follows the lives and interactions of two Buddhist monks living in South Korea.

Director: Kwon-taek Im | Stars: Sung-Ki Ahn, Mu-song Jeon, Jong-su Kim, Michelle Okkyung Lee

Votes: 272

40. John Safran vs. God (2004)

25 min | Comedy

8.1
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In his most ludicrously ambitious project yet, world-famous media hooligan John Safran scours the world in search of God... AND FINDS HIM.... Or, at least, a lot of folk who believe they have.

Stars: John Safran, Gavin Wood, Jonathan auf der Heide, Bob Larson

Votes: 380

41. Yagyû ichizoku no inbô (1978– )

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Stars: Shin'ichi Chiba, Etsuko Shihomi, Yumi Takigawa, Ryô Tamura

Votes: 25

42. Japon: Le retour aux sources (2015)

51 min | Documentary

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In the Land of the Rising Sun during the Golden Week, the Japanese celebrate the arrival of spring; get in touch with their proud past, and follow in the footsteps of their ancestors, in a country still marked by the rich Zen philosophy.

Director: Martin Jean-Hubert | Star: Anatole de Bodinat

43. Mago (2002)

80 min | Drama

4.1
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Director: Hyeon-il Kang | Stars: Yi-rim Lee, Ae Ka, Ya Dan, Nam-hyeon Song

Votes: 98

44. The Vanishing Field (2020)

72 min | Drama, Mystery

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Disenchanted with the corruption of society, Jacob joins a monastery where his meditation practice ignites a spontaneous out-of-body experience.

Director: Antero Alli | Stars: Douglas Allen, Sylvi Alli, Hogen Bays, Nita Bryant

45. Kochuu (2003 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 52 min | Documentary, History

7.6
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KOCHUU is a visually stunning film about modern Japanese architecture, its roots in the Japanese tradition, and its impact on the Nordic building tradition. Winding its way through visions ... See full summary »

Director: Jesper Wachtmeister | Stars: Tadao Andô, Sverre Fehn, Kristian Gullichsen, Toyo Ito

Votes: 78

46. Awakening World (2012)

40 min | Documentary, Short

6.7
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What fuels an AWAKENING WORLD? That's what filmmaker Sebastian Siegel sets out to uncover by exploring questions at the core of human fulfillment from "what is love?" to "what is the ... See full summary »

Director: Sebastian Siegel | Stars: Eugenio Lopez Alonso, Ed Begley Jr., Andy Behrman, Richard Chamberlain

Votes: 19

47. Koan of Spring (2013)

PG | 75 min | Drama

6.7
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Love in its purest form is the mother of wisdom.

Director: Marc-Olivier Louveau | Stars: Jim Adhi Limas, Fang-Hsuan Chiu, Tapa Sudana, Châu Belle Dinh

Votes: 15

48. Fancy Dance (1989)

101 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Yohei, a punk rocker, has to become a Buddhist monk in order to inherit a mountain temple. Yohei though initially rebelling against the tough monastic discipline learns to adjust. Then his ... See full summary »

Director: Masayuki Suo | Stars: Masahiro Motoki, Honami Suzuki, Ken Ohsawa, Hikomaro

Votes: 210

49. Senba zuru (1969)

96 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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A young woman with radiation sickness from the Hiroshima attack tries to make 1000 paper cranes to get better. Based on the novel by Kawabata Yasunari.

Director: Yasuzô Masumura | Stars: Ayako Wakao, Machiko Kyô, Mikijirô Hira, Eiko Azusa

Votes: 28

50. Deliverance (I) (2020)

6 min | Short, Drama | Post-production

Two monks on a mission choose very different paths.

Director: Zachary Coffin | Stars: Sanjay Nath, Zachary Coffin, Ishit Yamini



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