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1. Edgemont (2000–2005)

Family, Drama

6.4
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The kids of Edgemont are faced with issues that happen in their lives, whether the issues are racism, homosexuality, or discrimination.

Stars: Dominic Zamprogna, Sarah Lind, Kristin Kreuk, P.J. Prinsloo

Votes: 407

2. The Adjuster (1991)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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A reflection about what makes everyone's life unique, through the story of Noah's family. Noah is an adjuster, having sex with his customers. His wife Hera watches pornographic movies for ... See full summary »

Director: Atom Egoyan | Stars: Elias Koteas, Arsinée Khanjian, Maury Chaykin, Gabrielle Rose

Votes: 2,937 | Gross: $0.40M

3. Last Night (I) (1998)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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65 Metascore

A group of very different individuals with different ideas of how to face the end come together as the world is expected to end in six hours at the turn of the century.

Director: Don McKellar | Stars: Don McKellar, Sandra Oh, Roberta Maxwell, Robin Gammell

Votes: 8,938

4. Funkytown (2011)

R | 132 min | Drama, Music

6.3
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1976. Montreal. Eight people who wanted to see and be seen at the trendiest disco will be juggling fame and anonymity until they will be forced to make sober choices in an era when excess was the norm, and when disco was king.

Director: Daniel Roby | Stars: Patrick Huard, Justin Chatwin, Paul Doucet, Sarah Mutch

Votes: 783

5. Famous T & A (1982 Video)

R | 74 min | Documentary, Horror

5.4
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A collection of nude and/or topless scenes from various films featuring actresses who were either famous at the time or who became famous later on.

Director: Ken Dixon | Stars: Sybil Danning, Ursula Andress, Brigitte Bardot, Jacqueline Bisset

Votes: 101

6. Naked Canadian Celebs (2016 Video)

23 min | Short

7.0
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Stars: Pamela Anderson, Rachel Blanchard, Rae Dawn Chong, Natasha Henstridge

Votes: 5

7. Poor Boy's Game (2007)

R | 104 min | Drama

6.4
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Donnie Rose went to prison for beating a young man so brutally it left him handicapped for life. Nine years later, Donnie is out. He's a different man with only one place to go: back home ... See full summary »

Director: Clement Virgo | Stars: Rossif Sutherland, Danny Glover, Flex Alexander, Greg Bryk

Votes: 1,243

8. I'm Through with White Girls (The Inevitable Undoing of Jay Brooks) (2007)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Romance

5.7
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Jay Brooks is that black guy who digs indie rock, graphic novels, and dates white chicks. After a slew of bad break-ups, Jay gives up white women, "cold turkey," and he goes on a mission: "... See full summary »

Director: Jennifer Sharp | Stars: Anthony Montgomery, Ryan Alosio, Lia Johnson, Lamman Rucker

Votes: 824

9. Strangers in Good Company (1990)

PG | 101 min | Drama

7.7
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A busload of women become stranded in an isolated part of the Canadian countryside. As they await rescue, they reflect on their lives through a mostly ad-libbed script.

Director: Cynthia Scott | Stars: Alice Diabo, Constance Garneau, Beth Webber, Catherine Roche

Votes: 885 | Gross: $1.00M

10. Outrageous! (1977)

R | 96 min | Comedy

6.8
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A story about a female impersonator who rooms with a pregnant schizophrenic.

Director: Richard Benner | Stars: Craig Russell, Hollis McLaren, Richert Easley, Allan Moyle

Votes: 875

11. Unfinished Business (1984)

99 min | Drama

6.0
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Seventeen year old Isabelle Marks lives in Toronto with her divorced mother and finds her life directionless. Isabelle becomes involved with an anti-nuclear group that her boyfriend Jessie ... See full summary »

Director: Don Owen | Stars: Isabelle Mejias, Peter Spence, Leslie Toth, Julie Biggs

Votes: 26

12. Turning to Stone (1985 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

7.3
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An innocent girl gets framed by her boyfriend and end up with a seven year sentence on a drug charge. Now she has to survive the brutal world of a women's federal prison.

Director: Eric Till | Stars: Nicky Guadagni, Shirley Douglas, Bernard Behrens, Anne Anglin

Votes: 38

13. Nurse.Fighter.Boy (2008)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama

6.3
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An urban love story about the soul of a mother, the heart of a fighter, and the faith of a child.

Director: Charles Officer | Stars: Clark Johnson, Karen LeBlanc, Daniyah Ysrayl, Walter Borden

Votes: 219

14. Speakers for the Dead (2000)

48 min | Documentary, History

7.7
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A film about small Ontario town's struggle to restore a desecrated African-Canadian cemetary and the resulting turmoil over it.

Directors: Jennifer Holness, Sudz Sutherland | Star: Karolyn Smardz Frost

Votes: 6

15. Night Friend (1988)

R | 95 min | Drama

5.0
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A priest goes to great lengths in an effort to get a teenage prostitute off the streets.

Director: Peter Gerretsen | Stars: Chuck Shamata, Heather Kjollesdal, Daniel MacIvor, Réal Andrews

Votes: 31

16. Show Girls (1999)

52 min | Documentary, History

5.5
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Director: Meilan Lam | Star: Anthony Sherwood

Votes: 190

17. Doomstown (2006 TV Movie)

Drama

6.3
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Director: Sudz Sutherland | Stars: K.C. Collins, Mark Taylor, Genelle Williams, Shakura S'Aida

Votes: 94

18. The Gospel According to the Blues (2010 TV Movie)

45 min | Drama

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A widow in her sixties, Momma-Lou is a pillar of her community and her church, where she sings gospel in the choir on Sundays, lifting her joyous voice to the Lord. But each day, she must ... See full summary »

Director: Thom Fitzgerald | Stars: Jackie Richardson, Clarence Armstrong, Tara Baxter, Peter Baylis

19. Sitting in Limbo (1986)

96 min | Drama

6.1
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In Montreal 's West Indian community, Pat (Dillon) shares an apartment with two unmarried mothers on welfare and is naturally jaded on the subject of men. Fabian (Gibbs) Fabian (Gibbs) is ... See full summary »

Director: John N. Smith | Stars: Gaston Belanger, Sally Bochner, André A. Bélanger, Lance Jerome Clarke

Votes: 21

20. The Holy Child (2001 TV Movie)

Unrated | 86 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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Marc is a 39-year-old Catholic priest, a model for his entire parish. He is one of the few enthusiastic advocates of priestly celibacy. But trouble comes knocking at his door one day.

Director: Stéphane Clavier | Stars: Lambert Wilson, Marthe Villalonga, Adrien Aumont, Agathe Teyssier

Votes: 58

21. Interviews with My Next Girlfriend (2002)

13 min | Short, Comedy

6.9
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The fight to win the title of next girlfriend is the subject of this hilarious short. Nine women are questioned by an unknown interviewer to see if they measure up.

Director: Cassandra Nicolaou | Stars: Sonja Mills, Ann-Marie MacDonald, Shoshana Sperling, Moynan King

Votes: 81

22. Fields of Endless Day (1978)

58 min | Documentary, History

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The ethnic history of the Black population in Canada.

Director: Terence Macartney-Filgate | Stars: Lili Francks, Winston Sutton, Ricardo Keens-Douglas, Mireilla Metellus

23. Christopher, Please Clean Up Your Room! (2001)

7 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.2
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Christopher is a terrific kid. He's cool, he's nice and he's smart. But he has one big problem... he's messy! His shoes smell funky, his fish bowl stinks... even the cockroaches can't stand... See full summary »

Director: Vincent Gauthier | Star: Itah Sadu

Votes: 13

24. Journey to Justice (2000 TV Movie)

47 min | Documentary

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The history of Canadian discrimination against minorities in the 20th century and the civil rights challenges of it.

Director: Roger McTair

25. Another Planet (1999)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama

5.9
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A young women unsure of her cultural heritage, arrives in rural Quebec, Canada.

Director: Christene Browne | Stars: Sandy Daley, Kevin White, Marcia Brown, Daniel Lévesque

Votes: 21

26. The Girlfriend Interviews (2001)

6 min | Short, Comedy

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The search for one woman's next girlfriend.

Director: Cassandra Nicolaou | Stars: Diane Flacks, Moynan King, Ann-Marie MacDonald, Pamela Matthews

27. The Road Taken (1996)

52 min | Documentary, History

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The story of African-Canadian railroad porters on the Canadian railways.

Director: Selwyn Jacob | Stars: Frederick Ward, Eddie Bailey, Earl Briscoe, Lee Williams

28. Black Mother Black Daughter (1989)

29 min | Documentary, Short

8.5
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Directors: Sylvia Hamilton, Claire Prieto | Star: Sylvia Hamilton

Votes: 6

29. What Happened to Esther (2013)

9 min | Animation, Short, History

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The film 'What Happened to Esther' highlights the story of a poor African-Nova Scotian midwife and what happened to her the day of the Halifax Explosion. As she walks into the city she ... See full summary »

Director: Jenna Marks | Star: Shelly Fashon

30. Little Black Caddy (2005)

11 min | Short, Comedy

7.2
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A well-off white boss rewards an Asian-Canadian employee with a day at the links, unaware that his own forced cultural sensitivity is doing more harm than good. His self-serving, race-based... See full summary »

Directors: Peter Alexander, Greg Liburd | Stars: David Richmond-Peck, Kevan Ohtsji, Matt Drake, Tommie Olajide

Votes: 9

31. Dancing Waters (2006)

6 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

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Mother and daughter say farewell in a night of transformation. In the last evening they spent together, Maribel witnesses her mother's body become the spirit of the Sea.

Director: Claudia Molina | Stars: Alexandra Collins, Brenda Crichlow, Shallom Ly

32. Christopher Changes His Name (2000)

7 min | Short, Animation

6.1
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The story of a little boy who doesn't want to be called Christopher anymore.

Director: Cilia Sawadogo | Stars: Christopher Plumley, Itah Sadu

Votes: 7

33. Hoofers' Club (2005)

5 min | Short, Musical

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A secret password or a handshake would get you inside the underground speakeasy.

Director: Clarence Ford | Stars: David Cox, Ricky Day, Clarence Ford Sr., Ben Grzella

34. United Shades of America (2016– )
Episode: The Canadian Way (2018)

TV-PG | 42 min | Documentary

5.1
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Kamau visits Canada to see if it's all it's cracked up to be.

Stars: W. Kamau Bell, Russell Peters, Mark Nykanen, Chad McMullan

Votes: 11



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