July 4th Episodes

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1. Portlandia (2011–2018)
Episode: 4th of July (2015)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

Kath and Dave attempt the ultimate Independence Day BBQ. The Mayor searches the deep web for truly spectacular fireworks. Guest starring Kyle MacLachlan and Jane Lynch.

Director: Jonathan Krisel | Stars: Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Kyle MacLachlan, Jane Lynch

Votes: 116

2. Lucas Bros Moving Co (2013– )
Episode: Willdependence Day (2015)

TV-MA | 13 min | Animation, Comedy

The twins are visited by a trio of aliens on a Will Smith-themed holiday; meanwhile their mother isn't exactly her usual self.

Director: Ben Jones | Stars: Blake Anderson, Hannibal Buress, Jerrod Carmichael, Adam Devine

Votes: 10

3. Bob's Burgers (2011– )
Episode: Topsy (2013)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

The Belcher kids take on a Thomas Edison fanatic.

Directors: Tyree Dillihay, Bernard Derriman | Stars: H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz, Eugene Mirman, Larry Murphy

Votes: 606

4. Independence Day (1996)

PG-13 | 145 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

59 Metascore

The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind's best weapon is the will to survive.

Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell

Votes: 502,437 | Gross: $306.17M

5. RuPaul's Drag Race (2009– )
Episode: Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Style (2011)

TV-14 | 43 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

The queens create patriotic video messages for the troops.

Director: Nick Murray | Stars: RuPaul, Michelle Visage, Billy B., Johnny Weir

Votes: 120

6. RuPaul's Drag Race (2009– )
Episode: Frock the Vote! (2012)

TV-MA | 43 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

The queens campaign and debate as they vie to become the 2012 Wig Party candidate.

Director: Nick Murray | Stars: RuPaul, Michelle Visage, Santino Rice, Jeffrey Moran

Votes: 123

7. RuPaul's Drag Race (2009– )
Episode: Super Troopers (2013)

TV-MA | 43 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

The dolls get patriotic, as they are paired up with gay veterans for a drag runway makeover. With guest judges What Not to Wear's Clinton Kelly and Fashion Police's George Kotsiopoulos.

Stars: RuPaul, Santino Rice, Michelle Visage, Clinton Kelly

Votes: 124

8. Project Runway All Stars (2012– )
Episode: All Stars and Stripes (2013)

TV-14 | 42 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

The Project Runway designers pay their tribute the armed forces! The four remaining designers are paired with four female veterans from an array of different military branches.

Director: Gary Shaffer | Stars: Carolyn Murphy, Joanna Coles, Georgina Chapman, Isaac Mizrahi

Votes: 15

9. Parks and Recreation (2009–2015)
Episode: I'm Leslie Knope (2011)

TV-14 | 21 min | Comedy

Leslie decides to run for political office, which means that she has to break up with Ben. Meanwhile, Ron goes into hiding from Tammy 1, and Tom tries to recruit Andy for his latest business venture.

Director: Troy Miller | Stars: Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman

Votes: 1,377

10. Parks and Recreation (2009–2015)
Episode: Win, Lose or Draw (2012)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

It's election day for Leslie, and Ben is contemplating an offer to help work on a campaign in Washington. Meanwhile, Andy tries to help April rescue the files she deleted from the Parks Department computers.

Director: Michael Schur | Stars: Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman

Votes: 1,493

11. Parks and Recreation (2009–2015)
Episode: Ms. Knope Goes to Washington (2012)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

Leslie and Andy go to Washington on business--and to see Ben and April. Back in Pawnee, Ron is in charge of the employee barbecue, and Tom and Ann pretend to still be together.

Director: Dean Holland | Stars: Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman

Votes: 1,244

12. The Golden Girls (1985–1992)
Episode: Rites of Spring (1989)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

As the girls vow to get in shape for an upcoming beach party, they recall past attempts at self-improvement.

Director: Terry Hughes | Stars: Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan, Estelle Getty

Votes: 198

13. 30 Rock (2006–2013)
Episode: Hard Ball (2007)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

Kenneth becomes part of Tracy's entourage. And, while Kenneth treats Tracy honestly, it turns out that other members of Tracy's entourage have let him win computer and basketball games and ... See full summary »

Director: Don Scardino | Stars: Tina Fey, Tracy Morgan, Jane Krakowski, Jack McBrayer

Votes: 829

14. Saved by the Bell (1989–1992)
Episode: Fourth of July (1991)

TV-G | 22 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

Malibu Sands is preparing to hold the annual Miss Liberty beauty pageant, and Zack, one of the judges, is pressured by Mr. Carosi to rig the competition in Stacey's favor.

Director: Don Barnhart | Stars: Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Mario Lopez, Dustin Diamond, Tiffani Thiessen

Votes: 265

15. Aerial America (2010– )

44 min | Documentary

Helicopter flights above the USA give breathtaking views of the nation's historic landmarks and natural wonders all presented in stunning HD aerial cinematography while narration provides background information and historical context.

Stars: Jim Conrad, Steve Toney

Votes: 361

16. Veep (2012–2019)
Episode: Debate (2014)

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy

Selina and the staff prep for her debate with Maddox, Chung, Congressman Owen Pierce, and Joe Thornhill--a major-league baseball manager who has recently entered the race. Dan returns with ... See full summary »

Director: Armando Iannucci | Stars: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Anna Chlumsky, Tony Hale, Reid Scott

Votes: 644

17. Drunk History (2013– )
Episode: New York City (2014)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, History

The U.S. reluctantly accepts the Statue of Liberty, Sybil Ludington goes on an epic ride to warn of a British attack, and journalist Nellie Bly infiltrates a corrupt mental institution.

Director: Jeremy Konner | Stars: Derek Waters, Paul Scheer, Michaela Watkins, Taran Killam

Votes: 115

18. Drunk History (2013– )
Episode: First Ladies (2014)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, History

Frances Cleveland becomes the youngest first lady ever, Edith Wilson runs the country after Woodrow Wilson's stroke, and Dolley Madison saves several artifacts from destruction. Featuring ... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Konner | Stars: Derek Waters, Alia Shawkat, Bobby Moynihan, Paget Brewster

Votes: 91

19. Drunk History (2013– )
Episode: Spies (2015)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, History

Virginia Hall works as a spy behind enemy lines in France during World War II; and intelligence officer Roald Dahl aids the British war effort against the Axis powers. Also: Harriet Tubman supplies the Union army with information.

Director: Derek Waters | Stars: Derek Waters, Octavia Spencer, Alia Shawkat, Will Ferrell

Votes: 77

20. The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (2013)

TV-PG | Documentary

Professor Gates describes the history of the African American people by talking to historians, authors, and the people who made history.

Stars: Henry Louis Gates, Bernard E. Powers Jr., Peniel E. Joseph, David Levering Lewis

Votes: 172

21. American Dad! (2005– )
Episode: In Country... Club (2009)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

Stan takes Steve to a Vietnam War reenactment before Steve sings the National Anthem to a veteran's group, but the experience changes Steve in ways that Stan never anticipated.

Directors: Albert Calleros, Josue Cervantes, Ron Hughart, Brent Woods | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Scott Grimes, Rachael MacFarlane

Votes: 598

22. American Dad! (2005– )
Episode: Lincoln Lover (2006)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

Stan doesn't realize until it's too late that he's befriended a group of gay Republican men.

Directors: Brent Woods, Ron Hughart, Anthony Lioi | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Scott Grimes, Rachael MacFarlane

Votes: 535

23. American Dad! (2005– )
Episode: The Vacation Goo (2007)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Comedy

Francine discovers that every one of their family vacations have been artificially experienced in tanks filled with green goo. This makes her very angry and she demands a real vacation. ... See full summary »

Directors: Albert Calleros, Ron Hughart, Anthony Lioi | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Scott Grimes, Rachael MacFarlane

Votes: 585

24. Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776 (2002–2003)
Episode: The First Fourth of July (2002)

TV-Y7 | 24 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

James learns about the power of political rhetoric as the motion to declare independence comes to a vote in the Continental Congress.

Stars: Walter Cronkite, Billy Crystal, Ben Stiller, Kathleen Barr

Votes: 14

25. National Treasure (2004)

PG | 131 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

39 Metascore

A historian races to find the legendary Templar Treasure before a team of mercenaries.

Director: Jon Turteltaub | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Diane Kruger, Justin Bartha, Sean Bean

Votes: 288,602 | Gross: $173.01M

26. National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)

PG | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

48 Metascore

Benjamin Gates must follow a clue left in John Wilkes Booth's diary to prove his ancestor's innocence in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

Director: Jon Turteltaub | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Diane Kruger, Justin Bartha, Jon Voight

Votes: 207,860 | Gross: $219.96M

27. Atlanta (2016– )
Episode: Juneteenth (2016)

TV-MA | 26 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

Earn and Van attend a Juneteenth party hosted by a wealthy couple and meet some unusual characters.

Director: Janicza Bravo | Stars: Donald Glover, Zazie Beetz, Cassandra Freeman, Rick Holmes

Votes: 1,443

28. Get Out (I) (2017)

R | 104 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

84 Metascore

A young African-American visits his white girlfriend's parents for the weekend, where his simmering uneasiness about their reception of him eventually reaches a boiling point.

Director: Jordan Peele | Stars: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford, Catherine Keener

Votes: 423,809 | Gross: $176.04M

29. Drugs, Inc. (2010– )
Episode: Holi-Daze (2015)

TV-14 | Documentary, Crime

Follow the rise in demand for narcotics during Mardi Gras, Spring Break, Independence Day, and New Year's Eve, through the eyes of dealers, law enforcement and users.

30. Friends (1994–2004)
Episode: The One with Ross's Wedding (1998)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Romance

Phoebe tries to help Rachel deal with her feelings for Ross as the rest of the gang head to London for Ross and Emily's wedding, while someone else unexpectedly shows up to the wedding.

Director: Kevin Bright | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 3,069

31. Friends (1994–2004)
Episode: The One with Ross's Wedding (1998)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Romance

Phoebe tries to warn the gang that Rachel is coming to London to tell Ross she still loves him. Ross and Emily's parents get into an argument over the bill for the wedding. Monica and Chandler sleep together. The wedding ends with a gaffe.

Director: Kevin Bright | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 3,879

32. Friends (1994–2004)
Episode: The One in Vegas: Part 1 (1999)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

The gang go to Las Vegas to visit Joey. Chandler is angry when he finds out Monica had lunch with Richard. Ross and Rachel try to embarrass each other after an awkward encounter.

Director: Kevin Bright | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 3,030

33. Friends (1994–2004)
Episode: The One in Vegas: Part 2 (1999)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

Chandler and Monica reconcile and hastily decide to get married. Ross and Rachel get drunk and roam the casino. Phoebe deals with a 'lurker' on the slot machines.

Director: Kevin Bright | Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 3,423

34. V for Vendetta (2005)

R | 132 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

62 Metascore

In a future British tyranny, a shadowy freedom fighter, known only by the alias of "V", plots to overthrow it with the help of a young woman.

Director: James McTeigue | Stars: Hugo Weaving, Natalie Portman, Rupert Graves, Stephen Rea

Votes: 966,836 | Gross: $70.51M

35. Naz & Maalik (2015)

Not Rated | 86 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

65 Metascore

Two closeted Muslim teens hawk goods across Brooklyn and struggle to come clean about their sexuality, as their secretive behavior leads them unknowingly into the cross-hairs of the War on Terror.

Director: Jay Dockendorf | Stars: Kerwin Johnson Jr., Curtiss Cook Jr., Annie Grier, Ashleigh Awusie

Votes: 265

36. 13th (2016)

TV-MA | 100 min | Documentary, Crime, News

88 Metascore

An in-depth look at the prison system in the United States and how it reveals the nation's history of racial inequality.

Director: Ava DuVernay | Stars: Melina Abdullah, Michelle Alexander, Cory Booker, Dolores Canales

Votes: 20,501

37. Southside with You (2016)

PG-13 | 84 min | Biography, Drama, History

74 Metascore

The film chronicles the summer 1989 afternoon when the future President of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady, Michelle Obama, on a first date across Chicago's South Side.

Director: Richard Tanne | Stars: Tika Sumpter, Parker Sawyers, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Phillip Edward Van Lear

Votes: 7,427 | Gross: $6.30M

38. Runaway (I) (2010)

Unrated | 34 min | Short, Music

A romantic relationship between a man and a half-woman, half-phoenix.

Director: Kanye West | Stars: Selita Ebanks, Pavlina Cervickova, Jade Clayton, Romana Novotna

Votes: 1,557

39. Sex and the City (1998–2004)
Episode: Take Me Out to the Ball Game (1999)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

After Carrie's break-up with Mr. Big, despite Charlotte's rule it takes half the duration of a relationship to get over it, she lets true fan Miranda take her and Sam to the Yankees stadium... See full summary »

Director: Allen Coulter | Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon

Votes: 457

40. Sex and the City (1998–2004)
Episode: Twenty-Something Girls vs. Thirty-Something Women (1999)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

The girls wrestle with the onslaught of 20-something girls when they are invited to a beach party in the Hamptons. Charlotte suffers a nasty punishment for passively lying about her age: ... See full summary »

Director: Darren Star | Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon

Votes: 419

41. Sex and the City (1998–2004)
Episode: Politically Erect (2000)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Carrie shares her bed and his campaign for city treasurer with Bill Kelley for weeks and Sam has a short lover.

Director: Michael Patrick King | Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon

Votes: 373

42. Hidden Figures (2016)

PG | 127 min | Biography, Drama, History

74 Metascore

The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

Director: Theodore Melfi | Stars: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner

Votes: 176,716 | Gross: $169.61M

43. Selena (1997)

PG | 127 min | Biography, Drama, Music

67 Metascore

The true story of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, a Texas-born Tejano singer who rose from cult status to performing at the Astrodome, as well as having chart topping albums on the Latin music charts.

Director: Gregory Nava | Stars: Jennifer Lopez, Edward James Olmos, Jon Seda, Jackie Guerra

Votes: 22,777 | Gross: $35.42M

44. A Place of Rage (1991)

54 min | Documentary, History

This celebration of African American women and their achievements features interviews with Angela Davis, June Jordan and Alice Walker. Within the context of the civil rights, Black power ... See full summary »

Director: Pratibha Parmar | Stars: Angela Davis, Fannie Lou Hamer, June Jordan, Rosa Parks

Votes: 15

45. Across the Universe (2007)

PG-13 | 133 min | Drama, Fantasy, History

56 Metascore

The music of The Beatles and the Vietnam War form the backdrop for the romance between an upper-class American girl and a poor Liverpudlian artist.

Director: Julie Taymor | Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Jim Sturgess, Joe Anderson, Dana Fuchs

Votes: 102,526 | Gross: $24.34M

46. Interstellar (2014)

PG-13 | 169 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

74 Metascore

A team of explorers travel through a wormhole in space in an attempt to ensure humanity's survival.

Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Mackenzie Foy

Votes: 1,338,491 | Gross: $188.02M

47. The Princess Diaries (2001)

G | 111 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

52 Metascore

Mia Thermopolis has just found out that she is the heir apparent to the throne of Genovia. With her friends Lilly and Michael Moscovitz in tow, she tries to navigate through the rest of her sixteenth year.

Director: Garry Marshall | Stars: Julie Andrews, Anne Hathaway, Hector Elizondo, Heather Matarazzo

Votes: 118,500 | Gross: $108.25M

48. Wet Hot American Summer (2001)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Romance

42 Metascore

Set on the last day of camp, in the hot summer of 1981, a group of counselors try to complete their unfinished business before the day ends.

Director: David Wain | Stars: Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Michael Showalter, Marguerite Moreau

Votes: 50,993 | Gross: $0.29M

49. The Great Gatsby (2013)

PG-13 | 143 min | Drama, Romance