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7.20/10
639 Votes
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A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.

  • Country: Sweden, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 100 min.
  • Language: English, Swedish

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Like #1

Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

7.40/10
2,299 Votes
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Author P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood as Walt Disney Pictures adapts her novel Mary Poppins for the big screen.

  • Country: Australia, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 125 min.
  • Language: English

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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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In the Mood for Love (2000)

8.10/10
1,020 Votes
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Taking place in Hong Kong of 1962, a melancholy story about the love between a woman and a man who live in the same building and one day find out that their husband and wife had an affair with each other.

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

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Like #4

Notes on a Scandal (2006)

7.10/10
481 Votes
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A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Duration: 92 min.
  • Language: English, French

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The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)

7.30/10
209 Votes
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Successful surgeon Tomas leaves Prague for an operation, meets a young photographer named Tereza, and brings her back with him. Tereza is surprised to learn that Tomas is already having an affair with the bohemian Sabina, but when the Soviet invasion occurs, all three flee to Switzerland. Sabina begins an affair, Tom continues womanizing, and Tereza, disgusted, returns to Czechoslovakia. Realizing his mistake, Tomas decides to chase after her.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 171 min.
  • Language: English

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The Girl on the Train (2016)

6.30/10
3,960 Votes
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Rachel Watson, devastated by her recent divorce, spends her daily commute fantasizing about the seemingly perfect couple who live in a house that her train passes every day, until one morning she sees something shocking happen there and becomes entangled in the mystery that unfolds.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 112 min.
  • Language: Spanish, English

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The Help (2011)

8.10/10
4,517 Votes
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Aibileen Clark is a middle-aged African-American maid who has spent her life raising white children and has recently lost her only son; Minny Jackson is an African-American maid who has often offended her employers despite her family's struggles with money and her desperate need for jobs; and Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan is a young white woman who has recently moved back home after graduating college to find out her childhood maid has mysteriously disappeared. These three stories intertwine to explain how life in Jackson, Mississippi revolves around "the help"; yet they are always kept at a certain distance because of racial lines.

  • Country: India, United Arab Emirates, United States of America
  • Duration: 146 min.
  • Language: English

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American Pastoral (2016)

6.10/10
411 Votes
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Set in postwar America, a man watches his seemingly perfect life fall apart as his daughter's new political affiliation threatens to destroy their family.

  • Country: Hong Kong, United States of America
  • Duration: 108 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #9

Wonder Boys (2000)

6.90/10
316 Votes
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Grady is a 50-ish English professor who hasn't had a thing published in years -- not since he wrote his award winning "Great American Novel" 7 years ago. This weekend proves even worse than he could imagine as he finds himself reeling from one misadventure to another in the company of a new wonder boy author.

  • Country: Germany, Japan, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 111 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #10

Derailed (2005)

6.20/10
571 Votes
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When two married business executives having an affair are blackmailed by a violent criminal, they are forced to turn the tables on him to save their families.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 108 min.
  • Language: English, French

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One Day (2011)

7.20/10
2,411 Votes
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A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 107 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #12

Enemy (2013)

6.90/10
3,301 Votes
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A mild-mannered college professor discovers a look-alike actor and delves into the other man's private affairs.

  • Country: Canada, Spain
  • Duration: 91 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #13

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

7.40/10
4,928 Votes
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Susan Morrow receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband – a man she left 20 years earlier – asking for her opinion of his writing. As she reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a mathematics professor whose family vacation turns violent.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 116 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #14

Escape from Alcatraz (1979)

7.50/10
1,408 Votes
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Escape from Alcatraz tells the story of the only three men ever to escape from the infamous maximum security prison at Alcatraz. In 29 years, the seemingly impenetrable federal penitentiary, which housed Al Capone and "Birdman" Robert Stroud, was only broken once - by three men never heard of again.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 111 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #15

First Man (2018)

7.10/10
3,169 Votes
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A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 141 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #16

The Key (1983)

5.00/10
129 Votes
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After twenty years of marriage, art professor Nino Rolfe attempts to break down his wife Teresa's conventional modesty. Noticing her affection for their daughter's fiancé, Nino instigates her sexual interest in him as well. This sets off a chain of unexpected events and emotional complications, as Nino and his unpredictable fascist daughter find that they both enjoy being jealous.

  • Country: Italy
  • Duration: 110 min.
  • Language: Italian

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Like #17

Marrowbone (2017)

7.10/10
628 Votes
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A young man and his three younger siblings are plagued by a sinister presence in the sprawling manor in which they live.

  • Country: Spain
  • Duration: 111 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #18

The Great Gatsby (2013)

7.40/10
8,165 Votes
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An adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's Long Island-set novel, where Midwesterner Nick Carraway is lured into the lavish world of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby. Soon enough, however, Carraway will see through the cracks of Gatsby's nouveau riche existence, where obsession, madness, and tragedy await.

  • Country: United States of America, Australia
  • Duration: 143 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #19

Angel (2007)

5.40/10
84 Votes
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Edwardian England. A precocious girl from a poor background with aspirations to being a novelist finds herself swept to fame and fortune when her tasteless romances hit the best seller lists. Her life changes in unexpected ways when she encounters an aristocratic brother and sister, both of whom have cultural ambitions, and both of whom fall in love with her.

  • Country: France, French Republic
  • Duration: 134 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #20

The Voyeur (1994)

4.40/10
84 Votes
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At a college in Rome, a professor, nicknamed "Dodo" is in a deep depression. His stunningly beautiful wife has just left him for another man. Dodo wants her back very badly and has erotic daydreams about her. A beautiful young student in his class asks him for a ride home and seduces the lucky man, but still he wonders about his wife and her lover.

  • Country: Italy
  • Duration: 90 min.
  • Language: Italian

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