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1. Killing Them Softly (2012)

R | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.2
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64 Metascore

Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.

Director: Andrew Dominik | Stars: Brad Pitt, Ray Liotta, Richard Jenkins, Scoot McNairy

Votes: 135,451 | Gross: $15.03M

2. Dave (1993)

PG-13 | 110 min | Comedy, Romance

6.8
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76 Metascore

An uncanny Presidential lookalike named Dave is recruited by the Secret Service to become a momentary stand-in for the President of the United States.

Director: Ivan Reitman | Stars: Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella, Kevin Dunn

Votes: 49,723 | Gross: $63.27M

3. Bulworth (1998)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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75 Metascore

A suicidally disillusioned liberal politician puts a contract out on himself and takes the opportunity to be bluntly honest with his voters by affecting the rhythms and speech of hip-hop music and culture.

Director: Warren Beatty | Stars: Warren Beatty, Halle Berry, Kimberly Deauna Adams, Vinny Argiro

Votes: 24,942 | Gross: $26.53M

4. Too Big to Fail (2011 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 99 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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Chronicles the financial meltdown of 2008 and centers on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.

Director: Curtis Hanson | Stars: James Woods, John Heard, William Hurt, Erin Dilly

Votes: 16,020

5. Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)

R | 110 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.6
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A documentary about the Enron corporation, its faulty and corrupt business practices, and how they led to its fall.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: John Beard, Tim Belden, Barbara Boxer, George W. Bush

Votes: 17,230

6. RBG (2018)

PG | 98 min | Documentary, Biography

7.6
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71 Metascore

The exceptional life and career of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon.

Directors: Julie Cohen, Betsy West | Stars: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Ann Kittner, Harryette Helsel, Stephen Wiesenfeld

Votes: 13,037 | Gross: $14.02M

7. Going Clear: Scientology & the Prison of Belief (2015)

Not Rated | 119 min | Documentary

8.0
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80 Metascore

A documentary looking at the inner-workings of the Church of Scientology.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Paul Haggis, Jason Beghe, Spanky Taylor, David Miscavige

Votes: 37,464

8. The Putin Interviews (2017)

TV-PG | 58 min | Documentary, Biography

7.5
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Academy Award-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone interviews the Russian president Vladimir Putin about divisive issues related to the US-Russia relations.

Stars: Oliver Stone, Vladimir Putin, Sergei Chudinov, Vasily Khristoforov

Votes: 3,965

9. Planet of the Humans (2019)

100 min | Documentary

6.9
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56 Metascore

Planet of the Humans takes a harsh look at how the environmental movement has lost the battle through well-meaning but disastrous choices.

Director: Jeff Gibbs | Stars: Catherine Andrews, David Blood, Michael Bloomberg, Richard Branson

Votes: 2,716

10. Louis Theroux: Shooting Joe Exotic (2021)

89 min | Documentary

6.9
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This special sees Louis travel to America to investigate the story of a man who has become one of the most controversial and captivating icons of recent times: the gun-toting, self-described 'gay hillbilly' and 'Tiger King' Joe Exotic.

Director: Jack Rampling | Stars: Louis Theroux, Carole Baskin, Howard Baskin, Joe Exotic

Votes: 298

11. Taste the Nation with Padma Lakshmi (2020– )

30 min | Adventure

8.4
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Host Padma Lakshmi takes audiences on a journey across America, exploring the rich and diverse food culture of various immigrant groups, seeking out the people who have so heavily shaped what American food is today.

Stars: Padma Lakshmi, Preet Bharara, Vera Chan-Waller, Scott Chang-Fleeman

Votes: 358

12. Too Funny to Fail: The Life & Death of The Dana Carvey Show (2017)

92 min | Documentary

7.7
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Creators, cast and network executives recount the strange history of the Dana Carvey Show, the irreverent prime time sketch comedy show that aired for eight episodes on ABC, following its star's meteoric run on Saturday Night Live.

Director: Josh Greenbaum | Stars: Dana Carvey, Robert Smigel, Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert

Votes: 1,294

13. The House I Live In (2012)

Not Rated | 108 min | Documentary

7.9
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77 Metascore

From the dealer to the narcotics officer, the inmate to the federal judge, a penetrating look inside America's criminal justice system, revealing the profound human rights implications of U.S. drug policy.

Director: Eugene Jarecki | Stars: Eugene Jarecki, David Simon, Shanequa Benitez, William Julius Wilson

Votes: 5,181 | Gross: $0.21M

14. Inequality for All (2013)

PG | 89 min | Documentary

8.0
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68 Metascore

A documentary that follows former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich as he looks to raise awareness of the country's widening economic gap.

Director: Jacob Kornbluth | Stars: Robert Reich, Dolly Parton, Lily Tomlin, Candice Bergen

Votes: 6,648 | Gross: $1.21M

15. The Coming War on China (2016)

TV-PG | 113 min | Documentary, History

7.0
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From award winning journalist John Pilger, reveals what the news doesn't - that the world's greatest military power, the United States, and the world's second economic power, China, both nuclear-armed, may well be on the road to war.

Director: John Pilger | Stars: Franklin Blaisdell, James Bradley, Bruce Cumings, Dana Rohrabacher

Votes: 992

16. Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media (1992)

Not Rated | 167 min | Documentary, Biography, War

8.2
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A film about the noted American linguist/political dissident and his warning about corporate media's role in modern propaganda.

Directors: Mark Achbar, Peter Wintonick | Stars: Noam Chomsky, Mark Achbar, Karin Aguilar-San Juan, Paul Andrews

Votes: 4,484

17. The Big One (1997)

PG-13 | 91 min | Documentary, Comedy, Crime

7.0
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On his book tour, Michael Moore exposes more wrongdoing by greedy big businesses and callous politicians around America.

Director: Michael Moore | Stars: Michael Moore, Elaine Bly, Dan Burns, Chip Carter

Votes: 7,686 | Gross: $0.72M

18. Education for Death: The Making of the Nazi (1943)

Approved | 10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.1
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A young German boy is indoctrinated into conforming with the Nazi social mindset.

Director: Clyde Geronimi | Star: Art Smith

Votes: 1,345

19. Vremya (1968– )

News

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«Time» - the information television program of the Soviet Union «Central Television USSR» (1968-1991) and Russian «First Channel» (1992-...), earlier - the Central Television of the State ... See full summary »

Stars: Aza Likhitchenko, Igor Kirillov, Nonna Bodrova, Alyona Germanova

Votes: 9

20. The Reagan Show (2017)

TV-PG | 74 min | Documentary

6.4
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66 Metascore

Made up entirely of archival news and White House footage, this documentary captures the pageantry, absurdity, and mastery of the made-for-TV politics of Ronald Reagan.

Directors: Sierra Pettengill, Pacho Velez | Stars: Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan, Mikhail Gorbachev, George Bush

Votes: 356

21. After Stonewall (1999)

Not Rated | 88 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.6
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Documentary/Historical retrospective of the Gay Rights movement from the 1969 Stonewall riots to the present.

Director: John Scagliotti | Stars: Craig Rodwell, Melissa Etheridge, Mike Carney, Barney Frank

Votes: 436

22. The New Girl (1960)

31 min | Short

7.9
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In order to secure a lucrative government contract, a company must agree to a non-discrimination clause, which requires that a certain number of its positions be filled by minorities. This ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Freedman | Stars: Edward Asner, Chase Crosley, Gail Fisher, Peg Murray

Votes: 29

23. Live from New York! (2015)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

6.7
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51 Metascore

"Saturday Night Live" has been reflecting and influencing life in the United States for 40 years. Live From New York! goes deep inside this cultural phenomenon exploring the laughter that ... See full summary »

Director: Bao Nguyen | Stars: Fred Armisen, Alec Baldwin, Anne Beatts, Candice Bergen

Votes: 333

24. Conspiracy Files: The Billionaire Global Mastermind? (2019 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary

5.5
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Presidents Donald Trump, Viktor Orbán and Recep Tayyip Erdogan agree: US multi-billionaire George Soros is the number one public enemy because he is allegedly planning a new world order. ... See full summary »

Director: Mike Rudin | Stars: Saskia Reeves, Ben Barkow, Leonard Benardo, David Cypkin

Votes: 14

25. The Campaign Against the Climate (2020)

52 min | Documentary

7.6
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In 1988 the world was prepared to act against climate change. But then something stalled the action which led to the alarming climate situation we are all facing today.

Director: Mads Ellesøe | Stars: Myron Ebell, James Hansen, George Bush, Margaret Thatcher

Votes: 17

26. C-SPAN Live Stream (1979– )

News

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Stars: Beau Biden, Joe Biden, John Boehner, Stephen Colbert

27. 2017 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner (2017 TV Special)

120 min | News

8.2
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Stars: Hasan Minhaj, Carl Bernstein, Bob Woodward

Votes: 326

28. 2016 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner (2016 TV Special)

120 min | News

6.0
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Stars: Larry Wilmore, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama

Votes: 43

29. Washington Journal (1995– )

Talk-Show

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Stars: Neil Howe, Kevin Kallaugher, Henry Payne, John Lofton

Votes: 22

30. Lincoln-Douglas Galesburg Debate (1994 TV Movie)

187 min | History

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Stephen A. Douglas, the incumbent senator, and Abraham Lincoln, a former congressman and current attorney, met for the fifth in a series of seven debates for the right to represent Illinois... See full summary »

Star: Michael Krebs

31. In Depth (2000– )

120 min | Talk-Show

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On the first Sunday of each month, at noon Eastern time, an author of at least three nonfiction books is interviewed. From the first episode through March 2019, the interview lasted three ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Slen, Steve Scully, Eddie S. Glaude, David Maraniss

Votes: 8

32. First Ladies: Influence & Image (2013– )

Documentary

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Biographies of each of the first Ladies from Nartha Washington to Michelle Obama, featuring host Susan Swain and a panel of two historians on each episode.

Stars: David Pietrusza, Katherine Sibley, Susan Swain, Cyndy Bittinger

Votes: 5

33. The Penalty (2018)

90 min | Documentary

6.9
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Three extraordinary people embark on journeys of recovery, discovery and rebellion and find themselves centre stage in the biggest capital punishment crisis in modern memory. The Penalty (... See full summary »

Directors: Will Francome, Will Francome, Mark Pizzey

Votes: 21

34. Inside the White House (1995 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Biography, History

6.6
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A revealing look inside the most famous house in America.

Director: John B. Bredar | Stars: Morgan Freeman, 'Reds' Arrington, Kathleen Battle, Barbara Bush

Votes: 59

35. The American Revolution of '63 (1963 TV Movie)

180 min | Documentary

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Stars: Frank McGee, Eugene 'Bull' Connor, Herbert Kaplow, Martin Luther King

36. 2006 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner (2006 TV Special)

93 min | News

8.0
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The annual event held at the Hilton Washington Hotel in Washington D. C. The primary speaker was Stephen Colbert who gave a hilarious speech on politics and then-president George W. Bush.

Stars: Steve Bridges, George W. Bush, Laura Bush, Stephen Colbert

Votes: 61

37. 2015 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner (2015 TV Special)

120 min | News

6.1
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Stars: Keegan-Michael Key, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Cecily Strong

Votes: 46

38. Booknotes (1989–2004)

60 min | Talk-Show

7.6
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Each week Brian Lamb discusses a recently published work of nonfiction with its author. The author's background, family, and motivation for writing the book are also explored. An author may... See full summary »

Stars: Brian Lamb, Ralph Abernathy, Vasiliy Aksyonov, Nathaniel Branden

Votes: 19

39. Death and State Funeral of George H. W. Bush (2018)

News

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All the coverage of the death and state funeral of George Bush.

Stars: Bret Baier, George Bush, George W. Bush, John Dickerson

40. 2012 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner (2012 TV Special)

120 min | News

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Stars: Jimmy Kimmel, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama

Votes: 13

41. Libertarian Party Presidential Debate (2016 TV Special)

148 min | News

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Stars: Larry Elder, Marc Allan Feldman, Jeff Hewitt, Gary Johnson

42. 2009 Inaugural Collection: Presidential Inauguration - Barack Obama (2009 Video)

173 min | Documentary, Biography, History

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Stars: Barack Obama, Elizabeth Alexander, Jill Biden, Joe Biden

43. World War II Films of the First Motion Picture Unit (2017 TV Movie)

68 min | Documentary, History

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As part of the National Archives "Know Your Records" lecture series, film preservation specialists from the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) discuss the work of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Andrea Bassing Matney, Audrey Amidon, Heidi Holmstrom

44. 1984 Republican National Convention (1984– )

News

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Stars: George Bush, Ronald Reagan

45. Abraham Lincoln's Cooper Union Address (2004 TV Movie)

86 min | Documentary, History

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On February 27, 1860, Abraham Lincoln addressed the Young Men's Republican Union in Cooper Union's Great Hall arguing against allowing slavery in the Western territories. This electrifying ... See full summary »

Stars: George Campbell, Harold Holzer, Sam Waterston

46. Students and Leaders (1981– )

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Stars: Ronald Reagan, Brian Lamb

47. Sergeant York, the Man and the Movie (2018 TV Special)

History

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A film historian and grandson of Alvin York discuss the man and the Oscar-winning 1942 film.

Stars: John Mulholland, Steve Scully, Gerald York

48. Book TV (1998– )

60 min | Talk-Show

7.5
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Stars: Chris Hedges, Sean Hannity, Michael Smerconish, Tamim Ansary

Votes: 30

49. 2011 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner (2011 TV Special)

120 min | News

5.3
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Stars: Seth Meyers, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Donald Trump

Votes: 18

50. The Campaigns that Made History (2020 TV Special)

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Star: Carlos Watson

Votes: 5


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