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1. The Georgetown Loop (Colorado) (1903)

3 min | Short, Documentary

Rated on 29 Nov 2020

Georgetown is a silver-mining town at 8,500 feet near the crest of the Rockies. Hooked somehow to the rear of a four-car passenger train is a camera that pans the scenery and, when the ... See full summary »

Votes: 198

2. The Gay Shoe Clerk (1903)

Unrated | 1 min | Comedy, Short

Rated on 29 Nov 2020

A woman being fitted for shoes exposes her ankle to the shoe clerk, who is intrigued. He kisses her, but her chaperone hits him with her umbrella.

Director: Edwin S. Porter | Star: Edward Boulden

Votes: 984

3. The Dog and His Various Merits (1908)

Not Rated | 2 min | Short, Documentary

Rated on 29 Nov 2020

We see a working dog, a beggar's dog, a shepherd's dog, and a milkman's dog. The working dog is locked inside a large wire wheel; the dog runs inside the wheel, turning it to run a machine.... See full summary »

Votes: 400

4. The Iron Lady (2011)

PG-13 | 1 hr 45 min | Biography, Drama

Rated on 29 Nov 2020

An elderly Margaret Thatcher talks to the imagined presence of her recently deceased husband as she struggles to come to terms with his death while scenes from her past life, from girlhood to British prime minister, intervene.

Director: Phyllida Lloyd | Stars: Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent, Richard E. Grant, Susan Brown

Votes: 102,317

5. Arrival (II) (2016)

PG-13 | 1 hr 56 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Rated on 29 Nov 2020

A linguist works with the military to communicate with alien lifeforms after twelve mysterious spacecrafts appear around the world.

Director: Denis Villeneuve | Stars: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg

Votes: 585,113

6. The Revenant (2015)

R | 2 hr 36 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Rated on 29 Nov 2020

A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team.

Director: Alejandro G. Iñárritu | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter, Domhnall Gleeson

Votes: 694,782

7. The Help (2011)

PG-13 | 2 hr 26 min | Drama

Rated on 29 Nov 2020

An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.

Director: Tate Taylor | Stars: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard

Votes: 423,894

8. Knight Rider (2008–2009)
Episode: Knight of the Hunter (2008)

TV-14 | 45 min | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller

Rated on 28 Nov 2020

Mike assumes the identity of a Marine who's AWOL in hopes of tracking down a group suspected of stealing demolitions.

Director: Jay Chandrasekhar | Stars: Justin Bruening, Deanna Russo, Sydney Tamiia Poitier, Paul Campbell

Votes: 150

9. Knight Rider (2008–2009)
Episode: A Hard Day's Knight (2008)

TV-14 | 45 min | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller

Rated on 28 Nov 2020

After Mike goes undercover, he is poisoned with only three hours to live and will only receive the antidote upon assassinating a wealthy tech developer.

Director: Allan Kroeker | Stars: Justin Bruening, Deanna Russo, Sydney Tamiia Poitier, Paul Campbell

Votes: 163

10. Witness for the Prosecution (1957)

Approved | 1 hr 56 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 28 Nov 2020

A veteran British barrister must defend his client in a murder trial that has surprise after surprise.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester

Votes: 107,087

11. Beginners (2010)

R | 1 hr 45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 28 Nov 2020

A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer and that he has a young male lover.

Director: Mike Mills | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Mélanie Laurent, Goran Visnjic

Votes: 87,274

12. Collateral Damage (2002)

R | 1 hr 48 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 27 Nov 2020

After his family is killed by a terrorist act, a firefighter goes in search of the one responsible.

Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, John Leguizamo, Francesca Neri, Elias Koteas

Votes: 71,559

13. Whiplash (2014)

R | 1 hr 46 min | Drama, Music

Rated on 27 Nov 2020

A promising young drummer enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realize a student's potential.

Director: Damien Chazelle | Stars: Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist, Paul Reiser

Votes: 704,054

14. Edith Head: The Paramount Years (2002 Video)

14 min | Documentary, Short

Rated on 27 Nov 2020

A tribute to the legendary costume designer Edith Head during her years providing costumes for the films of Paramount studio which includes Sunset Boulevard, Roman Holiday and many others ... See full summary »

Stars: David Chierichetti, Tzetzi Ganev, Bob Mackie, Rosemary Clooney

Votes: 115

15. Sunset Blvd. (1950)

Passed | 1 hr 50 min | Drama, Film-Noir

Rated on 27 Nov 2020

A screenwriter develops a dangerous relationship with a faded film star determined to make a triumphant return.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim, Nancy Olson

Votes: 199,147

16. Bad Peter (2018)

9 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 26 Nov 2020

An expecting mother forced into a humiliating birthing regiment by her personal automated assistant who thinks it knows what's best for her and her unborn child.

Director: Zach Strauss | Stars: Frankie Shaw, Ross Partridge

Votes: 88

17. Knight Rider (2008–2009)
Episode: Knight of the Iguana (2008)

TV-14 | 45 min | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller

Rated on 26 Nov 2020

In order to successfully track an unknown fellow operative's beacon signal, Michael needs to enlist some help when going undercover and the only one who fits the bill is Zoe, much to ... See full summary »

Director: Bryan Spicer | Stars: Justin Bruening, Deanna Russo, Sydney Tamiia Poitier, Paul Campbell

Votes: 156

18. I, Tonya (2017)

R | 1 hr 59 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 26 Nov 2020

Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

Director: Craig Gillespie | Stars: Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, Allison Janney, Julianne Nicholson

Votes: 177,885

19. The Great Dictator (1940)

Passed | 2 hr 5 min | Comedy, Drama, War

Rated on 26 Nov 2020

Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner

Votes: 200,570

20. Knight Rider (2008–2009)
Episode: Journey to the End of the Knight (2008)

TV-14 | 45 min | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

With the outside help of an old Army buddy, Michael infiltrates a Chinese street racing gang in hopes of exposing their illegal weapons trade organization.

Director: David Straiton | Stars: Justin Bruening, Deanna Russo, Sydney Tamiia Poitier, Paul Campbell

Votes: 190

21. Untitled 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' Featurette (1992 TV Short)

Not Rated | 4 min | Documentary, Short

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Short featurette produced to promote the film Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992).

Director: Fran Rubel Kuzui | Stars: Rutger Hauer, Fran Rubel Kuzui, Don LaFontaine, Luke Perry

Votes: 116

22. Kvarteret Skatan (2003–2006)

28 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Meet the odd characters who populate the district of Skatan.

Stars: Vanna Rosenberg, Johan Glans, Rachel Mohlin, David Batra

Votes: 971

23. Skrållan, Ruskprick och Knorrhane (1967)

1 hr 35 min | Family

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

The children of Saltkråkan Island take a public ferry to visit a relative only to find that she has went to hospital. When they try to row back home they lose the oars and must take refuge ... See full summary »

Director: Olle Hellbom | Stars: Kajsa Dandenell, Maria Johansson, Kristina Jämtmark, Stephen Lindholm

Votes: 738

24. As It Is in Heaven (2004)

Not Rated | 2 hr 13 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

A famous int'l conductor returns to his small childhood town in northern Sweden for early retirement. He's asked to help with the church choir. He affects the lives of all in the choir.

Director: Kay Pollak | Stars: Michael Nyqvist, Frida Hallgren, Helen Sjöholm, Lennart Jähkel

Votes: 16,182

25. The Dog Trick (2002)

1 hr 46 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

A shy but very romantic young man tries to meet a girl by walking a borrowed dog. The trick works unbelievably well. They fall in love.

Directors: Christian Eklöw, Christopher Panov | Stars: Linus Wahlgren, Josephine Bornebusch, Alexander Skarsgård, Ivan Nikcevic

Votes: 3,008

26. The Wedding Photographer (2009)

1 hr 53 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

When the factory in Molkom shuts down, Robin leaves his beloved hometown to try his luck in Stockholm as a wedding photographer. This experience changes not merely his outlook on life but also his hairstyle.

Director: Ulf Malmros | Stars: Björn A. Ling, Kjell Bergqvist, Tuva Novotny, Johannes Brost

Votes: 3,887

27. Breaking Out (1999)

1 hr 45 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Reine quits his job because he's tired of his boss. He takes a job at the Kumla Prison in hope that he can set up a play acted by the prisoners, who are not very interested. But they ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Lind Lagerlöf | Stars: Björn Kjellman, Viveka Seldahl, Peter Haber, Thomas Hanzon

Votes: 2,006

28. The Guy in the Grave Next Door (2002)

1 hr 34 min | Romance

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Modern, urban librarian meets simple, traditional farmer and falls in love.

Director: Kjell Sundvall | Stars: Elisabet Carlsson, Michael Nyqvist, Annika Olsson, Anna Azcárate

Votes: 2,871

29. Tjorven och Skrållan (1965)

1 hr 33 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

The residents of Saltkråkan gets new problems when Malin and Peter get their first child - Skrållan.

Director: Olle Hellbom | Stars: Torsten Lilliecrona, Bengt Eklund, Louise Edlind, Torsten Wahlund

Votes: 869

30. Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)

PG | 1 hr 31 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Manny, Sid, and Diego discover that the ice age is coming to an end, and join everybody for a journey to higher ground. On the trip, they discover that Manny, in fact, is not the last of the woolly mammoths.

Director: Carlos Saldanha | Stars: Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Denis Leary, Seann William Scott

Votes: 253,964

31. Ice Age (2002)

PG | 1 hr 21 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Set during the Ice Age, a sabertooth tiger, a sloth, and a wooly mammoth find a lost human infant, and they try to return him to his tribe.

Directors: Chris Wedge, Carlos Saldanha | Stars: Denis Leary, John Leguizamo, Ray Romano, Goran Visnjic

Votes: 436,896

32. Vi på Saltkråkan (1968)

1 hr 35 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

A writer spends the summer holidays with his children on an island. The family grows together through friendships with humans and animals and through adventures.

Director: Olle Hellbom | Stars: Torsten Lilliecrona, Louise Edlind, Björn Söderbäck, Urban Strand

Votes: 1,009

33. The Shark Who Knew Too Much (1989)

1 hr 22 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Samuel Plottner is a stockdealer who only wants to get richer, but suddenly things starts to get complicated: His sons meets their longlost mother which not only is after Samuels money, but... See full summary »

Director: Claes Eriksson | Stars: Anders Eriksson, Claes Eriksson, Håkan Johannesson, Kerstin Granlund

Votes: 676

34. Stinsen brinner... filmen alltså (1991)

1 hr 44 min | Comedy, Musical

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

The stationmaster is trying to prevent his station from being closed. The train isn't coming and he has to explain to the waiting trainpassengers why it's late, while other people is trying... See full summary »

Directors: Anders Eriksson, Claes Eriksson | Stars: Anders Eriksson, Claes Eriksson, Kerstin Granlund, Peter Rangmar

Votes: 611

35. En himla många program (1989– )

6 hr 40 min | Comedy, Music

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

The cozy Allan Preussen sits in his favorite chair and presents various TV shows.

Stars: Knut Agnred, Claes Eriksson, Anders Eriksson, Per Fritzell

Votes: 521

36. Macken - Roy's & Roger's Bilservice (1990)

1 hr 32 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Roy and Roger decide to close their gasstation for the summer, to try to find where, what and how their lost father is. Roger also falls in love and much more.

Director: Claes Eriksson | Stars: Anders Eriksson, Jan Rippe, Kerstin Granlund, Claes Eriksson

Votes: 1,011

37. In Bed with Santa (1999)

1 hr 35 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

In what has to be one of the worst ideas in Christmas party planning history, Swedish house wife Sara decides to celebrate the yuletide season with her three ex-husbands and their families.... See full summary »

Director: Kjell Sundvall | Stars: Katarina Ewerlöf, Peter Haber, Jessica Zandén, Leif Andrée

Votes: 6,474

38. Yrrol - En kolossalt genomtänkt film (1994)

1 hr 28 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

An ancient Greek philosopher's comical vision of how life in present day Sweden will play out.

Director: Peter Dalle | Stars: Suzanne Reuter, Ulla Skoog, Peter Dalle, Claes Månsson

Votes: 3,700

39. I manegen med Glenn Killing (1992)

3 hr 30 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Glenn Killing with guests. One of the most successful and popular stageshows in Sweden.

Stars: Robert Gustafsson, Jonas Inde, Johan Rheborg, Henrik Schyffert

Votes: 918

40. Ben & Gunnar (1999 TV Movie)

58 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

A 1985 Bruce Springsteen concert is the beginning of a beautiful male friendship.

Director: Tomas Alfredson | Stars: Johan Rheborg, Robert Gustafsson, Jonas Inde, Cecilia Frode

Votes: 461

41. Four Shades of Brown (2004)

3 hr 12 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

An eccentric millionaire dies at a manor in Dalarna in Sweden, leaving behind three sons and a mistress. One of four parallel stories about parents and children. Four sides of Sweden. Four shades of brown.

Director: Tomas Alfredson | Stars: Robert Gustafsson, Maria Kulle, Karl Linnertorp, Jonas Inde

Votes: 4,147

42. Screwed in Tallinn (1999 TV Movie)

59 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Percy Nilegaard collects Swedish single men and embarks on a bus trip to Tallinn with a so-called "highly-experienced driver".

Director: Tomas Alfredson | Stars: Robert Gustafsson, Jonas Inde, Johan Rheborg, Tomas Almgren

Votes: 4,774

43. Percy tårar (1996)

2 hr 51 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Percy Nilegaard has gone insane and goes to a shrink called Dr J. Tull. He tells the doctor the story of how he took over another mans life, Janne Fuglesang's. At the same time in Norrland,... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Gustafsson, Jonas Inde, Johan Rheborg, Henrik Schyffert

Votes: 1,470

44. HippHipp! (2001– )

30 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

South Swedish comedy sketch show. Introducing Itzhak Skenström, Kaj-Åke "Kajan" Hansson, Morgan Pålsson, Micke and Mini, Tony and Zunken, Tiffany Persson, Swedish for Beginners, and much else.

Stars: Johan Wester, Anders Jansson, Eva Westerling, Sanna Persson

Votes: 1,205

45. Rederiet (1992–2002)

45 min | Drama

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

"Rederiet" is one of the most successful and longest running series in Swedish television history. The story is about a shipping company which conducts passenger traffic on the Baltic sea ... See full summary »

Stars: Bert-Åke Varg, Johannes Brost, Hans V. Engström, Kenneth Söderman

Votes: 1,061

46. c/o Segemyhr (1998–2004)

23 min | Comedy

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Four people living together in an apartment can give rise to a lot of funny situations, especially if they are as different as these four: Fredrik is the nominal apartment owner, a bit ... See full summary »

Stars: Johan Ulveson, Lennart Jähkel, Sussie Ericsson, Olle Sarri

Votes: 743