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1. Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971)

G | 117 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.1
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59 Metascore

An apprentice witch, three kids and a cynical magician conman search for the missing component to a magic spell to be used in the defense of Britain in WWII.

Director: Robert Stevenson | Stars: Angela Lansbury, David Tomlinson, Roddy McDowall, Sam Jaffe

Votes: 31,845 | Gross: $18.53M

2. Mamma Mia! (2008)

PG-13 | 108 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.4
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51 Metascore

The story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father told using hit songs by the popular 1970s group ABBA.

Director: Phyllida Lloyd | Stars: Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Amanda Seyfried, Stellan Skarsgård

Votes: 199,810 | Gross: $144.13M

3. 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996–2001)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

7.7
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A group of aliens are sent to Earth, disguised as a human family, to experience and report life on the 3rd planet from the sun.

Stars: John Lithgow, Jane Curtin, Kristen Johnston, French Stewart

Votes: 44,279

4. Back to the Future Part III (1990)

PG | 118 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.4
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55 Metascore

Stranded in 1955, Marty McFly learns about the death of Doc Brown in 1885 and must travel back in time to save him. With no fuel readily available for the DeLorean, the two must figure out a way to escape the Old West before Emmett is murdered.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Mary Steenburgen, Thomas F. Wilson

Votes: 371,981 | Gross: $87.73M

5. The Hours (2002)

PG-13 | 110 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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80 Metascore

The story of how the novel "Mrs. Dalloway" affects three generations of women, all of whom, in one way or another, have had to deal with suicide in their lives.

Director: Stephen Daldry | Stars: Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Julianne Moore, Stephen Dillane

Votes: 118,731 | Gross: $41.68M

6. It's Complicated (2009)

R | 120 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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57 Metascore

When attending their son's college graduation, a couple reignite the spark in their relationship. But the complicated fact is they're divorced and he's remarried.

Director: Nancy Meyers | Stars: Meryl Streep, Steve Martin, Alec Baldwin, John Krasinski

Votes: 82,373 | Gross: $112.74M

7. Grumpy Old Men (1993)

PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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53 Metascore

A lifelong feud between two neighbors since childhood only gets worse when a new female neighbor moves across the street.

Director: Donald Petrie | Stars: Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Ann-Margret, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 40,688 | Gross: $70.17M

8. Sideways (2004)

R | 127 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.5
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94 Metascore

Two men reaching middle age with not much to show but disappointment embark on a week-long road trip through California's wine country, just as one is about to take a trip down the aisle.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church, Virginia Madsen, Sandra Oh

Votes: 172,135 | Gross: $71.50M

9. Gloria Bell (2018)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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79 Metascore

A free-spirited woman in her 50s seeks out love at L.A. dance clubs.

Director: Sebastián Lelio | Stars: Julianne Moore, John Turturro, Caren Pistorius, Michael Cera

Votes: 6,487 | Gross: $5.61M

10. At Middleton (2013)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Romance

6.5
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60 Metascore

Two parents fall in love over the course of a single day while playing hooky from their children's college tour.

Director: Adam Rodgers | Stars: Andy Garcia, Vera Farmiga, Taissa Farmiga, Spencer Rocco Lofranco

Votes: 7,398 | Gross: $0.05M

11. Grand Prix (1966)

Approved | 176 min | Drama, Sport

7.2
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72 Metascore

American Grand Prix driver Pete Aron is fired by his Jordan-BRM racing team after a crash at Monaco that injures his British teammate, Scott Stoddard.

Director: John Frankenheimer | Stars: James Garner, Eva Marie Saint, Yves Montand, Toshirô Mifune

Votes: 7,352 | Gross: $20.85M

12. Enough Said (2013)

PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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78 Metascore

A divorced woman who decides to pursue the man she's interested in learns he's her new friend's ex-husband.

Director: Nicole Holofcener | Stars: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, James Gandolfini, Catherine Keener, Toni Collette

Votes: 56,500 | Gross: $17.54M

13. Hampstead (2017)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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53 Metascore

An American widow finds unexpected love with a man living wild on Hampstead Heath when they take on the developers who want to destroy his home.

Director: Joel Hopkins | Stars: Jason Watkins, Diane Keaton, James Norton, Brendan Gleeson

Votes: 3,625 | Gross: $0.14M

14. Music and Lyrics (2007)

PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.5
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59 Metascore

A washed up singer is given a couple days to compose a chart-topping hit for an aspiring teen sensation. Though he's never written a decent lyric in his life, he sparks with an offbeat younger woman with a flair for words.

Director: Marc Lawrence | Stars: Hugh Grant, Drew Barrymore, Scott Porter, Nick Bacon

Votes: 92,936 | Gross: $50.57M

15. My Favorite Martian (1999)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

5.0
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33 Metascore

A Martian lands on Earth and makes friends with a reporter.

Director: Donald Petrie | Stars: Christopher Lloyd, Jeff Daniels, Elizabeth Hurley, Daryl Hannah

Votes: 12,275 | Gross: $36.83M

16. Avanti! (1972)

R | 144 min | Comedy, Romance

7.2
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A successful businessman goes to Italy to arrange for the return of his tycoon-father's body only to discover dad died with his mistress of long standing.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Jack Lemmon, Juliet Mills, Clive Revill, Edward Andrews

Votes: 8,656 | Gross: $3.30M

17. Grumpier Old Men (1995)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Romance

6.7
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46 Metascore

John and Max resolve to save their beloved bait shop from turning into an Italian restaurant, just as its new female owner catches Max's attention.

Director: Howard Deutch | Stars: Walter Matthau, Jack Lemmon, Ann-Margret, Sophia Loren

Votes: 22,841 | Gross: $69.87M

18. My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988)

Approved | 105 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.3
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A creature from another planet tries to seduce a shy Earth physicist to gain control over his researches. The result of this important mission much exceeded her expectations.

Director: Richard Benjamin | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Kim Basinger, Jon Lovitz, Alyson Hannigan

Votes: 23,964 | Gross: $13.85M

19. The Prince of Tides (1991)

R | 132 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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65 Metascore

A troubled man talks to his suicidal sister's psychiatrist about their family history and falls in love with her in the process.

Director: Barbra Streisand | Stars: Barbra Streisand, Nick Nolte, Blythe Danner, Kate Nelligan

Votes: 14,971 | Gross: $74.79M

20. Nights in Rodanthe (2008)

PG-13 | 97 min | Drama, Romance

6.0
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39 Metascore

A doctor, who is travelling to see his estranged son, sparks with an unhappily married woman at a North Carolina inn.

Director: George C. Wolfe | Stars: Diane Lane, Richard Gere, Christopher Meloni, Viola Davis

Votes: 21,786 | Gross: $41.85M

21. On the Beach (1959)

Approved | 134 min | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi

7.2
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55 Metascore

After a global nuclear war, the residents of Australia must come to terms with the fact that all life will be destroyed in a matter of months.

Director: Stanley Kramer | Stars: Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Anthony Perkins

Votes: 11,198 | Gross: $11.00M

22. The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)

PG-13 | 126 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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A shy, middle-aged professor enters into a romantic but non-physical relationship with an unlucky-in-love colleague.

Director: Barbra Streisand | Stars: Barbra Streisand, Jeff Bridges, Lauren Bacall, George Segal

Votes: 14,259 | Gross: $41.25M

23. Love Is All You Need (2012)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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60 Metascore

A hairdresser, who has lost her hair to cancer, finds out her husband is having an affair, travels to Italy for her daughter's wedding, and meets a widower who still blames the world for the loss of his wife.

Director: Susanne Bier | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Trine Dyrholm, Molly Blixt Egelind, Sebastian Jessen

Votes: 12,509 | Gross: $1.63M

24. Man of the House (I) (2005)

PG-13 | 100 min | Comedy, Crime

5.4
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35 Metascore

A Texas Ranger must protect a group of cheerleaders who have witnessed a murder.

Director: Stephen Herek | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Christina Milian, Kelli Garner, Cedric the Entertainer

Votes: 22,002 | Gross: $19.70M

25. Picnic (1956)

Approved | 115 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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Emotions are ignited amongst the complacent townsfolk when a handsome drifter arrives in a small Kansas community on the morning of the Labour Day picnic.

Director: Joshua Logan | Stars: William Holden, Kim Novak, Betty Field, Susan Strasberg

Votes: 7,442

26. Shirley Valentine (1989)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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52 Metascore

Shirley's a middle-aged Liverpool housewife, who finds herself talking to the wall while she prepares her husband's chip'n'egg, wondering what happened to her life. She compares scenes in ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Gilbert | Stars: Pauline Collins, Tom Conti, Julia McKenzie, Alison Steadman

Votes: 6,449 | Gross: $6.35M

27. The Public Eye (1992)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.5
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Story of a 1940s photographer who specializes in crime and is not getting involved until this time.

Director: Howard Franklin | Stars: Joe Pesci, Barbara Hershey, Richard Riehle, Bryan Travis Smith

Votes: 3,072 | Gross: $3.07M

28. Another Woman (1988)

PG | 81 min | Drama

7.3
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Facing a mid-life crisis, a woman rents an apartment next to a psychiatrist's office to write a new book, only to become drawn to the plight of a pregnant woman seeking that doctor's help.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Gena Rowlands, Mia Farrow, Ian Holm, Blythe Danner

Votes: 12,084 | Gross: $1.56M

29. Damn Yankees (1958)

Approved | 111 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.1
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A frustrated fan of the hopeless Washington Senators makes a pact with the Devil to help the baseball team win the league pennant.

Directors: George Abbott, Stanley Donen | Stars: Tab Hunter, Gwen Verdon, Ray Walston, Russ Brown

Votes: 2,283

30. Laws of Attraction (2004)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
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38 Metascore

Amidst a sea of litigation, two New York City divorce lawyers find love.

Director: Peter Howitt | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Julianne Moore, Parker Posey, Michael Sheen

Votes: 21,228 | Gross: $17.85M

31. Summertime (1955)

Not Rated | 100 min | Romance, Drama

7.2
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A lonely American woman unexpectedly finds romance in Venice, Italy.

Director: David Lean | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Rossano Brazzi, Isa Miranda, Darren McGavin

Votes: 7,114

32. Last Chance Harvey (2008)

PG-13 | 93 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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57 Metascore

In London for his daughter's wedding, a rumpled man finds his romantic spirits lifted by a new woman in his life.

Director: Joel Hopkins | Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Emma Thompson, Kathy Baker, Eileen Atkins

Votes: 19,786 | Gross: $14.88M

33. Bonjour Tristesse (1958)

Not Rated | 94 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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Cecile, decadent young girl who lives with her rich playboy father Raymond. When Anne, Raymond's old love interest, comes to Raymond's villa, Cecile is afraid for her way of life.

Director: Otto Preminger | Stars: Jean Seberg, David Niven, Deborah Kerr, Mylène Demongeot

Votes: 4,037

34. Griffin & Phoenix (2006)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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GRIFFIN AND PHOENIX is a poignantly funny love story about two people who face a seemingly insurmountable obstacle that may stand between them and a last chance at love.

Director: Ed Stone | Stars: Amanda Peet, Dermot Mulroney, Sarah Paulson, Blair Brown

Votes: 7,060

35. Words and Pictures (2013)

PG-13 | 111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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49 Metascore

An art instructor and an English teacher form a rivalry that ends up with a competition at their school in which students decide whether words or pictures are more important.

Director: Fred Schepisi | Stars: Clive Owen, Juliette Binoche, Bruce Davison, Amy Brenneman

Votes: 9,495 | Gross: $2.17M

36. Lolo (2015)

Not Rated | 99 min | Comedy

5.7
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50 Metascore

Violette, a 40-year old workaholic with a career in the fashion industry falls for a provincial computer geek, Jean-Rene, while on a spa retreat with her best friend.

Director: Julie Delpy | Stars: Julie Delpy, Dany Boon, Vincent Lacoste, Karin Viard

Votes: 3,381 | Gross: $0.02M

37. Married Life (2007)

PG-13 | 91 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.2
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65 Metascore

A 1940s-set drama where an adulterous man plots his wife's death instead of putting her through the humiliation of a divorce.

Director: Ira Sachs | Stars: Chris Cooper, Patricia Clarkson, Rachel McAdams, Annabel Kershaw

Votes: 8,809 | Gross: $1.51M

38. Weeds (1987)

R | 115 min | Drama

6.0
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A San Quentin inmate, sentenced to life without parole, writes a play that catches the interest of a reporter.

Director: John D. Hancock | Stars: Nick Nolte, Rita Taggart, Ernie Hudson, Mark Rolston

Votes: 765 | Gross: $2.33M

39. Cairo Time (2009)

PG | 90 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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67 Metascore

A romantic drama about a brief, unexpected love affair that catches two people completely off-guard.

Director: Ruba Nadda | Stars: Patricia Clarkson, Alexander Siddig, Elena Anaya, Amina Annabi

Votes: 6,075 | Gross: $1.60M

40. My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho (2010– )

60 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

7.8
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Chae Dae Wong, an aspiring actor, unwillingly releases a Gumiho, a legendary nine-tailed fox, from her centuries-old prison. He runs away terrified and ends up injuring himself badly, but she saves his life and asks to stay by his side.

Stars: Min-a Shin, Seung-gi Lee, Min-woo No, Soo-Jin Park

Votes: 2,062

41. Just Add Water (I) (2008)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Romance

5.6
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An offbeat romantic comedy about a decent guy, Ray Tuckby, with a dead-end life in the dead-end town of Trona, CA. After encouragement from a stranger whom he happens upon, Ray begins to dream again. He sheds the parasites in his life, musters the nerve to pursue his childhood love, and finally takes back his community by toppling the local teenage Meth-baron.

Director: Hart Bochner | Stars: Dylan Walsh, Jonah Hill, Justin Long, Danny DeVito

Votes: 2,829

42. A Fine Romance (1981–1984)

30 min | Comedy, Romance

7.0
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British sitcom about the simple relationship between Mike and Laura, two fairly unlikely individuals who come together and form an unmarried union. Nearing 40, Laura appears perplexed most ... See full summary »

Stars: Judi Dench, Michael Williams, Susan Penhaligon, Richard Warwick

Votes: 558

43. Love of My Life (2017)

TV-MA | 106 min | Comedy, Drama

5.2
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What if you had only five days to figure out... everything.

Director: Joan Carr-Wiggin | Stars: Anna Chancellor, John Hannah, Hermione Norris, James Fleet

Votes: 302

44. A Month by the Lake (1995)

PG | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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At a Lake Como resort, Miss Bentley, an attractive older guest, meets a handsome, well-to-do bachelor. But when he's more interested in a beautiful young flirt, the mischievous Miss Bentley goes to outrageous lengths to reel in her catch.

Director: John Irvin | Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Edward Fox, Uma Thurman, Alida Valli

Votes: 2,056 | Gross: $2.20M

45. Black Arrow (1985 TV Movie)

90 min | Adventure, History

6.7
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In 15th century England, a civil war called Wars of the Roses is being fought between two rival houses who want the throne. Fresh from battle, a knight finds his family dead. He joins the outlaws led by the Black Arrow to seek justice.

Director: John Hough | Stars: Benedict Taylor, Georgia Slowe, Oliver Reed, Fernando Rey

Votes: 504

46. Oliver's Travels (1995– )

250 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.3
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After his job is terminated, a humanities professor and puzzle addict joins forces with a woman PC to travel the country while solving a cold case murder.

Stars: Alan Bates, Sinéad Cusack, Bill Paterson, Morgan Jones

Votes: 297

47. Detours (II) (2016)

81 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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A newly single New Yorker must re-locate to Florida; she drives south with her widowed dad and her mom's ashes in a coffee can.

Director: Robert McCaskill | Stars: Tara Westwood, Carlo Fiorletta, Paul Sorvino, Richard Kind

Votes: 69

48. Aliens in the Family (1996– )

30 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.4
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Doug Brody (John Bedford Lloyd), is kidnapped by an alien mom named Cookie (Margaret Trigg). They marry and hilariously try to blend their blended family into everyday life. The aliens were puppets designed by Jim Henson's Creature Shop.

Stars: John Bedford Lloyd, Margaret Trigg, Paige Tiffany, Chris Marquette

Votes: 93

49. Skinheads (1989)

R | 90 min | Thriller

2.9
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A group of students traveling to California are menaced by a vicious group of skin-heads in the Colorado mountains. A WW2 vet living in the mountains comes to their rescue.

Director: Greydon Clark | Stars: Chuck Connors, Barbara Bain, Jason Culp, Brian Brophy

Votes: 442

50. 3 A.M. (2001)

Not Rated | 92 min | Crime, Mystery, Romance

5.8
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The feature film directing debut of Spike Lee protege Lee Davis takes the viewer into the world of taxi drivers. Developed in the Sundance Laboratory, this film offers dove-tailing stories ... See full summary »

Director: Lee Davis | Stars: Danny Glover, Sergej Trifunovic, Michelle Rodriguez, Pam Grier

Votes: 1,165



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