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The Godfather (1972) - Information

8.70/10
11,667 Votes
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Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son, Michael steps in to take care of the would-be killers, launching a campaign of bloody revenge.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 175 min.
  • Language: English, Italian, Latin

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Scarface (1983)

8.10/10
6,412 Votes
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After getting a green card in exchange for assassinating a Cuban government official, Tony Montana stakes a claim on the drug trade in Miami. Viciously murdering anyone who stands in his way, Tony eventually becomes the biggest drug lord in the state, controlling nearly all the cocaine that comes through Miami. But increased pressure from the police, wars with Colombian drug cartels and his own drug-fueled paranoia serve to fuel the flames of his eventual downfall.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 170 min.
  • Language: English, Spanish

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Like #2

August Rush (2007)

7.30/10
1,777 Votes
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An orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 114 min.
  • Language: English

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The Godfather: Part III (1990)

7.40/10
3,432 Votes
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In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don, Michael Corleone seeks forgiveness for his sins while taking a young protege under his wing.

  • Country: Italy, United States of America
  • Duration: 162 min.
  • Language: English, Italian, German, Latin

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Like #4

Enemy of the State (1998)

6.90/10
2,197 Votes
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A hotshot Washington criminal lawyer becomes the target of a rogue security executive videotaped in the act of murdering a congressman when the incriminating tape is surreptitiously slipped into his shopping bag by the videographer, who is fleeing the executive's assassins.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 132 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #5

The Last Emperor (1987)

7.60/10
819 Votes
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A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation by the invading Japanese, and finally to his obscure existence as just another peasant worker in the People's Republic.

  • Country: China, France, French Republic, Italy, United Kingdom
  • Duration: 163 min.
  • Language: Nyanja, Chinese, English, Japanese

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Batman Begins (2005)

7.60/10
13,807 Votes
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Driven by tragedy, billionaire Bruce Wayne dedicates his life to uncovering and defeating the corruption that plagues his home, Gotham City. Unable to work within the system, he instead creates a new identity, a symbol of fear for the criminal underworld - The Batman.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 140 min.
  • Language: English, Urdu, Chinese

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Black Mass (2015)

6.40/10
2,256 Votes
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The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 122 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #8

Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

7.30/10
804 Votes
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The story of an old Jewish widow named Daisy Werthan and her relationship with her black chauffeur Hoke. From an initial mere work relationship grew in 25 years a strong friendship between the two very different characters in a time when those types of relationships where shunned upon. Oscar winning tragic comedy with a star-studded cast and based on a play of the same name by Alfred Uhry.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 99 min.
  • Language: English, Hebrew

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Kung Fu Hustle (2004)

7.30/10
1,439 Votes
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Set in Canton, China in the 1940s, the story revolves in a town ruled by the Axe Gang, Sing who desperately wants to become a member. He stumbles into a slum ruled by eccentric landlords who turns out to be the greatest kung-fu masters in disguise. Sing's actions eventually cause the Axe Gang and the slumlords to engage in an explosive kung-fu battle. Only one side will win and only one hero will emerge as the greatest kung-fu master of all.

  • Country: China, Hong Kong
  • Duration: 99 min.
  • Language: cn

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Like #10

GoodFellas (1990)

8.40/10
6,908 Votes
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The true story of Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian Brooklyn kid who is adopted by neighbourhood gangsters at an early age and climbs the ranks of a Mafia family under the guidance of Jimmy Conway.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 145 min.
  • Language: Italian, English

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Like #11

Presumed Innocent (1990)

6.80/10
323 Votes
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Rusty Sabich is a deputy prosecutor engaged in an obsessive affair with a coworker who is murdered. Soon after, he's accused of the crime. And his fight to clear his name becomes a whirlpool of lies and hidden passions.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 127 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #12

Fury (2014)

7.40/10
7,630 Votes
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In the last months of World War II, as the Allies make their final push in the European theatre, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant named 'Wardaddy' commands a Sherman tank called 'Fury' and its five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America, China
  • Duration: 135 min.
  • Language: English

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L.A. Confidential (1997)

7.80/10
2,649 Votes
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Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slayings of the patrons at an all-night diner.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 138 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #14

Il Divo (2008)

7.70/10
556 Votes
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Italy, early nineties. Calm, clever and inscrutable, politician Giulio Andreotti has been synonymous with power for decades. He has survived to everything: electoral battles, terrorist massacres, loss of friends, slanderous accusations; but now certain repentant mobsters implicate him in the crimes of Cosa Nostra.

  • Country: France, French Republic, Italy
  • Duration: 113 min.
  • Language: Italian, English

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Like #15

Third Person (2013)

6.00/10
391 Votes
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An acclaimed novelist struggles to write an analysis of love in one of three stories, each set in a different city, that detail the beginning, middle and end of a relationship.

  • Country: Belgium, Germany, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 137 min.
  • Language: Italian, English

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Like #16

Life Is Beautiful (1997)

8.50/10
8,379 Votes
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A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt when his entire family is deported to a concentration camp during World War II. While locked up he tries to convince his son that the whole thing is just a game.

  • Country: Italy
  • Duration: 116 min.
  • Language: German, Czech, English, Italian

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Inferno (2016)

5.90/10
4,298 Votes
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After waking up in a hospital with amnesia, professor Robert Langdon and a doctor must race against time to foil a deadly global plot.

  • Country: Hungary, United States of America
  • Duration: 121 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #18

Closer (2004)

6.80/10
1,942 Votes
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Two couples disintegrate when they begin destructive adulterous affairs with each other.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 104 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #19

The Godfather: Part II (1974)

8.50/10
6,853 Votes
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In the continuing saga of the Corleone crime family, a young Vito Corleone grows up in Sicily and in 1910s New York. In the 1950s, Michael Corleone attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 202 min.
  • Language: English, Italian, Latin, Spanish

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The Irishman (2019)

7.80/10
2,987 Votes
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Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him to Chicago with the task of helping Jimmy Hoffa, a powerful union leader related to organized crime, with whom Frank will maintain a close friendship for nearly twenty years.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 209 min.
  • Language: English, Italian, Latin, Spanish

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