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4.90/10
156 Votes
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At the turning point of the Iran-Contra affair, Elena McMahon, a fearless investigative journalist covering the 1984 US presidential campaign, puts herself in danger when she abandons her assigned task in order to fulfill the last wish of her ailing father, a mysterious man whose past activities she barely knows…

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 116 min.
  • Language: English, French, Spanish

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Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging (2008)

6.50/10
558 Votes
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Georgia Nicolson is fourteen, lives with nosey parents who don't understand her, an annoying three year old sister and has to wear a beret to school. She would, however, rather be blonde, have a smaller nose and a boyfriend. Revolving around her hilarious journal entries, prepare to be engulfed in the world of the soaring joys and bottomless angst of being a teenager.

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Duration: 100 min.
  • Language: Spanish, English

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The Hate U Give (2018)

8.30/10
1,010 Votes
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Raised in a poverty-stricken slum, a 16-year-old girl named Starr now attends a suburban prep school. After she witnesses a police officer shoot her unarmed best friend, she's torn between her two very different worlds as she tries to speak her truth.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 133 min.
  • Language: English

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Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)

5.50/10
7,231 Votes
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When college senior Anastasia Steele steps in for her sick roommate to interview prominent businessman Christian Grey for their campus paper, little does she realize the path her life will take. Christian, as enigmatic as he is rich and powerful, finds himself strangely drawn to Ana, and she to him. Though sexually inexperienced, Ana plunges headlong into an affair -- and learns that Christian's true sexual proclivities push the boundaries of pain and pleasure.

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

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Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)

6.60/10
7,000 Votes
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Thomas and his fellow Gladers face their greatest challenge yet: searching for clues about the mysterious and powerful organization known as WCKD. Their journey takes them to the Scorch, a desolate landscape filled with unimaginable obstacles. Teaming up with resistance fighters, the Gladers take on WCKD’s vastly superior forces and uncover its shocking plans for them all.

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  • Duration: 132 min.
  • Language: English

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Bird Box (2018)

6.90/10
6,083 Votes
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Five years after an ominous unseen presence drives most of society to suicide, a survivor and her two children make a desperate bid to reach safety.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 124 min.
  • Language: English

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Insurgent (2015)

6.30/10
7,453 Votes
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Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart.

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  • Duration: 119 min.
  • Language: English

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The General's Daughter (1999)

6.30/10
457 Votes
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When the body of Army Capt. Elizabeth Campbell is found on a Georgia military base, two investigators, Warrant Officers Paul Brenner and Sara Sunhill, are ordered to solve her murder. What they uncover is anything but clear-cut. Unseemly details emerge about Campbell's life, leading to allegations of a possible military coverup of her death and the involvement of her father, Lt. Gen. Joseph Campbell.

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  • Duration: 116 min.
  • Language: English

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Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

7.10/10
1,730 Votes
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After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy, though he must weigh his commitment to duty and ferocious pursuit of glory against the safety of his devoted crew, including the ship's thoughtful surgeon, his best friend.

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

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The Revenant (2015)

7.50/10
12,540 Votes
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In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.

  • Country: Canada, Hong Kong, Taiwan, United States of America
  • Duration: 157 min.
  • Language: English, French

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The Darkest Minds (2018)

6.80/10
1,528 Votes
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After a disease kills 98% of America's children, the surviving 2% develop superpowers and are placed in internment camps. A 16-year-old girl escapes her camp and joins a group of other teens on the run from the government.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 105 min.
  • Language: English

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Love, Simon (2018)

8.10/10
3,867 Votes
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Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it's a little more complicated: he's yet to tell his family or friends he's gay and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate he's fallen for online.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 110 min.
  • Language: English

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Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List (2015)

6.00/10
891 Votes
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The bonds between Naomi and Ely are tested when they fall for the same guy.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 89 min.
  • Language: English

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Call Me by Your Name (2017)

8.30/10
6,343 Votes
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In 1980s Italy, a relationship begins between seventeen-year-old teenage Elio and the older adult man hired as his father's research assistant.

  • Country: United States of America, Brazil, France, French Republic, Italy
  • Duration: 132 min.
  • Language: French, English, Italian

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Pet Sematary (2019)

5.70/10
1,793 Votes
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Dr. Louis Creed and his wife, Rachel, move from Boston to Ludlow, in rural Maine, with their two young children. Hidden in the woods near the new family home, Ellie, their eldest daughter, discovers a mysterious cemetery where the pets of community members are buried.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 101 min.
  • Language: English

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All the Bright Places (2020)

7.40/10
654 Votes
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Two teens facing personal struggles form a powerful bond as they embark on a cathartic journey chronicling the wonders of Indiana.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 108 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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To All the Boys I've Loved Before (2018)

7.80/10
5,628 Votes
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Lara Jean's love life goes from imaginary to out of control when her secret letters to every boy she's ever fallen for are mysteriously mailed out.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 100 min.
  • Language: English

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Ready Player One (2018)

7.60/10
8,668 Votes
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When the creator of a popular video game system dies, a virtual contest is created to compete for his fortune.

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  • Duration: 140 min.
  • Language: English

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American Psycho (2000)

7.30/10
5,164 Votes
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A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he escalates deeper into his illogical, gratuitous fantasies.

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  • Duration: 102 min.
  • Language: English, Spanish, cn

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Twilight (2008)

6.00/10
8,415 Votes
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When Bella Swan moves to a small town in the Pacific Northwest to live with her father, she meets the reclusive Edward Cullen, a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite Edward's repeated cautions, Bella can't help but fall in love with him, a fatal move that endangers her own life when a coven of bloodsuckers try to challenge the Cullen clan.

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

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