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Salem’s Lot

Salem’s Lot

Salem’s Lot
IMDb: 6.8
187 min

Salem’s Lot is a 1979 American television adaptation of the novel of the same name by Stephen King. Directed by Tobe Hooper and starring David Soul and James Mason, the…

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Being There

Being There

Being There
IMDb: 8.0
130 min

A simple-minded gardener named Chance has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Concorde Affair

The Concorde Affair

The Concorde Affair
IMDb: 5.6
96 min

A reporter tries to stop the crash of an aircraft after uncovering an airline’s plot to save their business by sabotaging Concorde flights and have them decommissioned.

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The Human Factor

The Human Factor

The Human Factor
IMDb: 6.1
115 min

When Arthur Davis, a junior bachelor in the British secret service’s African section, is seen taking a file with him to meet his girlfriend Cynthia- the brass fears he may…

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Genre: Thriller
When a Stranger Calls

When a Stranger Calls

When a Stranger Calls
IMDb: 6.5
97 min

A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Agatha

Agatha

Agatha
IMDb: 6.3
105 min

In real life, mystery writer Agatha Christie disappeared for 11 days in December 1926. To this day, no one knows the details of what she did during that time. The…

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Cheerleaders’ Wild Weekend

Cheerleaders’ Wild Weekend

Cheerleaders’ Wild Weekend
IMDb: 3.6
87 min

A busload containing three cheerleading teams from three different schools who are heading to compete against each other is hijacked by terrorists and the girls are kidnapped.

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Butch and Sundance: The Early Days

Butch and Sundance: The Early Days

Butch and Sundance: The Early Days
IMDb: 5.7
115 min

A “prequel” of sorts to “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,” chronicling the two outlaws’ lives in the years before the events portrayed in the Newman/Redford movie.

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Genre: Western
Yanks

Yanks

Yanks
IMDb: 6.4
138 min

During WWII, the United States set up army bases in Great Britain as part of the war effort. Against their proper sensibilities, many of the Brits don’t much like the…

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Disco Godfather

Disco Godfather

Disco Godfather
IMDb: 5.3
93 min

A retired cop becomes a DJ/celebrity at the Blueberry Hill disco– he’s the “Disco Godfather!” All is well until his nephew flips out on a strange new drug that’s sweeping…

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Genre: Action, Comedy
Ashanti

Ashanti

Ashanti
IMDb: 5.4
118 min

Dr. Anansa Linderby is kidnapped in a medical mission in Africa by a slave trader. From this moment, her husband will do anything to recover her and to punish the…

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The Deadly Art of Survival

The Deadly Art of Survival

The Deadly Art of Survival
IMDb: 5.2
77 min

Real-life kung fu master Nathan Ingram stars in this gritty, low-budget martial arts epic as a local karate school owner who clashes with a gang of drug traffickers posing as…

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Genre: Action
More American Graffiti

More American Graffiti

More American Graffiti
IMDb: 5.2
110 min

College graduates deal with Vietnam and other issues of the late ’60s.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Hair

Hair

Hair
IMDb: 7.6
121 min

“Hair” is a 1979 musical war comedy-drama film adaptation of the 1968 Broadway musical “Hair: An American Tribal Love-Rock Musical” about a Vietnam War draftee, Claude, who meets and befriends…

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All That Jazz

All That Jazz

All That Jazz
IMDb: 7.8
123 min

Joe Gideon is at the top of the heap, one of the most successful directors and choreographers in musical theater. But he can feel his world slowly collapsing around him…

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Genre: Drama
Caligula

Caligula

Caligula
IMDb: 5.3
156 min

The perversion behind imperial Rome, the epic story of Rome’s mad Emporer. All the details of his cruel, bizarre reign are revealed right here: His unholy sexual passion for his…

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The Tin Drum

The Tin Drum

The Tin Drum
IMDb: 7.6
142 min

Oskar is born in Germany in 1924 with an advanced intellect. Repulsed by the hypocrisy of adults and the irresponsibility of society, he refuses to grow older after his third…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Onion Field

The Onion Field

The Onion Field
IMDb: 6.9
122 min

Greg Powell, a disturbed ex-con, recruits Jimmy Youngblood (Smith) a petty thief, as partner in crime. Powell panics when they two of are pulled over by two cops for tail…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Zulu Dawn

Zulu Dawn

Zulu Dawn
IMDb: 6.6
98 min

In 1879, the British suffer a great loss at the Battle of Isandlwana due to incompetent leadership. Cy Endfield co-wrote the epic prequel Zulu Dawn 15 years after his enormously…

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The Villain

The Villain

The Villain
IMDb: 5.4
89 min

Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming….

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Genre: Comedy, Western
The Warriors

The Warriors

The Warriors
IMDb: 7.7
92 min

Prominent gang leader Cyrus calls a meeting of New York’s gangs to set aside their turf wars and take over the city. At the meeting, a rival leader kills Cyrus,…

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Manhattan

Manhattan

Manhattan
IMDb: 8.0
96 min

The life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his best friend’s mistress.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
1941

1941

1941
IMDb: 5.8
118 min

It’s been six days since the attack on Pearl Harbor. Panic grips California, supposedly the next target of the Japanese forces. Everywhere in California, people are suffering from war nerves….

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Genre: Comedy
Hardcore

Hardcore

Hardcore
IMDb: 7.0
108 min

A conservative Midwest businessman ventures into the sordid underworld of pornography in California to look for his runaway teenage daughter who is making porno films in the porno pits of…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Firepower

Firepower

Firepower
IMDb: 4.9
104 min

A mercenary is hired by the FBI to track down a powerful recluse criminal, a woman is also trying to track him down for her own personal vendetta.

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Genre: Action, Adventure
Phantasm

Phantasm

Phantasm
IMDb: 6.8
88 min

A young boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a mysterious arsenal of terrible weapons with him.

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Meatballs

Meatballs

Meatballs
IMDb: 6.2
94 min

Tripper is the head counselor at a budget summer camp called Camp Northstar. In truth, he’s young at heart and only marginally more mature than the campers themselves. Tripper befriends…

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Genre: Comedy
Rock ‘n’ Roll High School

Rock ‘n’ Roll High School

Rock ‘n’ Roll High School
IMDb: 6.8
93 min

A group of rock-music-loving students, with the help of the Ramones, take over their school to combat its newly installed oppressive administration.

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Genre: Comedy, Music
The Black Stallion

The Black Stallion

The Black Stallion
IMDb: 7.4
118 min

While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion that is brought on board and stabled in the ship he is sailing on. When it…

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Genre: Adventure, Family
Dracula

Dracula

Dracula
IMDb: 6.5
109 min

Romanticized adaptation of Bram Stoker’s 1897 classic. Set in 1913 England, the bloodsucking, but handsome, charming and seductive, Count Dracula seeks an immortal bride.

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Genre: Horror, Romance
The In-Laws

The In-Laws

The In-Laws
IMDb: 7.4
103 min

In preparation for his daughter’s wedding, dentist Sheldon Kornpett meets Vince Ricardo, the groom’s father. Vince, a manic fellow who claims to be a government agent, then proceeds to drag…

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The Champ

The Champ

The Champ
IMDb: 6.8
121 min

The more you love, the harder you fight.The world looks at Billy Flynn and sees a has-been who seemingly never was, an ex-boxing champion slammed to the mat years ago…

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Genre: Drama, Family
Americathon

Americathon

Americathon
IMDb: 4.2
86 min

In a story told in narrative flashbacks, a young TV consultant is hired by the President of a bankrupt USA to organize a telethon in order to prevent the country…

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Genre: Comedy
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure

Beyond the Poseidon Adventure

Beyond the Poseidon Adventure
IMDb: 4.5
114 min

After “The Poseidon Adventure”, in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While the passengers are still on board waiting…

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…And Justice for All

…And Justice for All

…And Justice for All
IMDb: 7.4
119 min

An ethical Baltimore defense lawyer disgusted with rampant legal corruption is asked to defend a judge he despises in a rape trial. But if he doesn’t do it, the judge…

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All Quiet on the Western Front

All Quiet on the Western Front

All Quiet on the Western Front
IMDb: 7.1
150 min

At the start of World War I, Paul Baumer is a young German patriot, eager to fight. Indoctrinated with propaganda at school, he and his friends eagerly sign up for…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Apocalypse Now

Apocalypse Now

Apocalypse Now
IMDb: 8.5
147 min

At the height of the Vietnam war, Captain Benjamin Willard is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, “does not exist, nor will it ever exist.” His goal is to…

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Genre: Drama, War
Norma Rae

Norma Rae

Norma Rae
IMDb: 7.4
114 min

Norma Rae is a southern textile worker employed in a factory with intolerable working conditions. This concern about the situation gives her the gumption to be the key associate to…

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Genre: Drama
The Black Hole

The Black Hole

The Black Hole
IMDb: 5.9
98 min

The explorer craft U.S.S. Palomino is returning to Earth after a fruitless 18-month search for extra-terrestrial life when the crew comes upon a supposedly lost ship, the magnificent U.S.S. Cygnus,…

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Tess

Tess

Tess
IMDb: 7.3
186 min

This multiple-Oscar-winning film by Roman Polanski is an exquisite, richly layered adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the d’Urbervilles. A strong-willed peasant girl (Nastassja Kinski, in a gorgeous breakthrough) is…

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Genre: Drama, Romance