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Movies That Scored 0% on Rotten Tomatoes

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Plenty of bad movies get rated on Rotten Tomatoes, but it’s rare to see a movie score a flat 0% without a single critic to defend something about the flick. If you didn’t think it was possible, take a walk down the cinematic hall of shame and feast your eyes on some of the worst movies (according to Rotten Tomatoes) to date.

Each film on this list has managed to achieve a flat 0% rating, implying a time suck of epic proportions should you choose to watch them. Obviously, these movies should only be viewed at your own risk. Consider yourself warned!

Look Who’s Talking Now (1993)

Although the original Look Who’s Talking film scored a mere 57% among critics, it was a viewer favorite, which prompted the creators to make not one, but two sequels. The first two featured John Travolta, Kirstie Alley and a series of talking babies. Cute, right?

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In the third film, Look Who’s Talking Now , the filmmakers instead swapped the babies out with crude talking dogs who make constant sexual references. Very kid-friendly, right? It’s impossible to understand how anyone making the film failed to consider this strategy would completely alienate the target audience and critics.

MAC and Me (1988)

Although Hollywood may occasionally be able to stomach a bad movie, there’s nothing it hates more than a blatant rip-off. Such was the case when MAC and Me was released in 1988. The story features a young, wheelchair-bound boy who meets MAC (Mysterious Alien Creature), an alien who needs help finding his way home. Sound familiar?

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Apparently, the filmmakers thought that putting the poor kid in a wheelchair would keep everyone from realizing they had obviously hijacked the plot of E.T. It didn’t work — Duh! — and critics weren’t shy about letting everyone know what they thought about it.

Jaws: The Revenge (1987)

As Steven Spielberg told a film festival audience in 1975, “Making a sequel to anything is just a cheap carny trick.” The fact that he understands what so many other filmmakers fail to grasp, however, didn’t keep three sequels to his hit movie Jaws from being made by other misguided industry professionals.

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The tales of terrified beachgoers just kept coming until finally Jaws: The Revenge , the franchise’s fourth movie, finally sank things once and for all. The movie’s nonsensical plot, bad special effects and sloppy execution were more than critics or moviegoers could handle with a straight face.

Staying Alive (1983)

Ever noticed that there’s something about dance movies that seems to inspire a million sequels? Before the days of the Step Up franchise, Staying Alive led the way toward insipid dance movie franchises of the future. Unfortunately, this questionable sequel to the successful Saturday Night Fever came nowhere near the success of its predecessor.

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John Travolta returned as Tony Manero in a plot set six years after he won the legendary disco contest in the first film. The plot mostly serves as a filler for additional dancing that the filmmakers mistakenly counted on to carry the movie.

Bolero (1984)

Poor Bo Derek. One day, her career was off to a great start, and the next, her husband, John Derek, had a not-so-brilliant idea called Bolero . Written and directed by John himself, the film features Bo as a recently graduated woman in the 1920s who traipses all over the globe in an attempt to lose her virginity.

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The whole thing turned out to be one of those movies that’s funny for all the wrong reasons, and it was largely considered a huge mess by critics. On the other hand, it won six of its 10 Razzie award nominations. Maybe that counts for something — or not.

Dream a Little Dream (1989)

You know you have failed in a spectacular fashion when not even teen heartthrob Corey Feldman could save your ’80s movie. Such was the case with Dream a Little Dream , a bizarre story about an elderly couple who undertakes a mystical experiment.

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As a result, they end up trapped in the bodies of two teenagers, whose lives don’t turn out to be what they had expected. Not surprisingly, the film itself turned out to be epically incoherent. Roger Ebert dubbed it “an aggressively unwatchable movie,” while other critics questioned whether the writers had any idea what they had created.

Problem Child (1990)

A couple adopts a young boy who turns out to be an absolute nightmare who is determined to make their lives hell. While this might sound like a solid premise for a horror movie — maybe it would have worked that way — Problem Child actually tried to present itself as a slapstick comedy.

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The problem was that none of the jokes were the least bit funny, and the plot itself came across as more mean-spirited than fun. The result was a mess of a film with a lead character that neither adults nor children could bring themselves to understand, let alone like.

Megaforce (1982)

Megaforce was supposed to chronicle the tale of an elite group of international warriors, but it turned out to be something most critics had to force themselves to watch. As one reviewer put it, the film was “the kind of bad that makes you wish you were somewhere, anywhere else.”

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The movie barely grossed a fourth of its $20 million budget, little of which appeared to have been used to improve anything about the film. With bad dialogue, cheesy special effects and a ridiculous plot, Megaforce ended up being the most unintentionally funny action movie of all time.

Highlander 2: The Quickening (1991)

Few movies brought fans, critics and even its own crew together in mutual disgust quite like Highlander 2 . The original Highlander at least achieved a cult following, but the sequel pretty much just borrowed the title and absolutely none of the good parts of the storyline.

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The filmmakers bizarrely tossed much of the original movie’s plotline and twisted the premise to include aliens battling on an environmentally plagued Earth in 2024. Rumor has it that even director Russell Mulcahy asked to replace his name with a fake one but was forbidden by his contract from bailing out.

American Anthem (1986)

If you have never heard of this ’80’s gymnastics story, then you’re not alone. The story centers around a young male gymnast who works through various issues, meets a girl and trains for the Olympics — you know, the usual athlete coming-of-age story. Who better to play him than an actual Olympic gold medal gymnast, right?

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Apparently not. While production didn’t have to worry about training Mitch Gaylord to do the gymnastics, they probably should have focused a little more on training him to act. The sloppy story and overload of cliches came in second only to his less than gold-medal acting performance.

Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (1987)

You know how even the funniest joke loses all its hilarity if the same person keeps telling it over and over? That’s sort of what happened with the Police Academy franchise. While the original was hilarious, nobody was laughing anymore by the end of the sixth sequel.

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Among the most painful of the follow-ups was the fourth installment, in which Commandant Lassard decides to recruit civilians to work alongside the cops. The movie seems less concerned with a plot of any sort and plays out more like a string of gags tied together in the longest YouTube compilation ever.

Deadfall (1993)

Based on the cover alone, Deadfall looks like a movie that could attract plenty of unsuspecting viewers. It has Nicolas Cage, James Coburn and even Charlie Sheen among its cast, not to mention a Coppola in the director’s chair.

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As it turns out, it’s merely a lesson in never judging a book — or a movie — by its cover. The film is basically an attempt at film noir gone terribly wrong. Although the filmmakers managed to get the look right, they forgot the part where you really need a strong plot to make the whole thing work.

A Thousand Words (2012)

When your movie is shot four years before anyone dares to actually release it in theaters, you know you’re in for a rough ride. A Thousand Words made the mistake of taking the hilarious Eddie Murphy and pretty much forcing him to pull off an hour and a half of recorded silence.

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Why? Because if his character spoke too much, he would be doomed to become a magical tree in his backyard. By the time the film was over, audiences everywhere were more desperate for Murphy to regain his speech than his character was.

Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (2011)

Despite its name, this film ironically did more to tank the career of lead actor Nick Swardson than help it. If you didn’t see it, fear not. It’s pretty much just one long joke that keeps struggling to tell itself for the most painful 96 minutes ever.

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You get a socially challenged loser kid who moves to L.A. to follow in his porn-star parents’ footsteps. Unless the previous sentence made you laugh hysterically, then trust us when we assure you that you didn’t miss anything. Seriously, it doesn’t get any funnier from there.

Gotti (2018)

Although it was released a mere two years ago, Gotti has already gained the popular vote for the worst mob movie of all time. John Travolta stars as infamous mobster John Gotti in this biopic, which attempts to cram the guy’s entire life into 105 minutes.

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Gotti was many things, and an interesting guy was certainly one of them. Unfortunately, the film fails to capture this fact and also manages to be ridiculously boring in its attempt to entertain. One critic actually said he would prefer to “wake up next to a severed horse head than ever watch Gotti again.” Yikes!

Dark Crimes (2018)

In the ’90s, most of us thought of Jim Carrey as the hysterically goofy star of films like Ace Ventura: Pet Detective and Dumb and Dumber . Then, one day, he suddenly stunned the world with his obvious dramatic talent in movies like The Truman Show and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind .

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So, when Dark Crimes came along, it seemed promising. The film cast Carey as a detective, and he did a pretty good job with what he was given. That said, the film was less the thriller it was intended to be and mostly just too disturbing to actually watch.

The Ridiculous 6 (2015)

It seems like we all fell so in love with Adam Sandler during his early career that we just can’t bring ourselves to give up on him. It was probably his early success that made him rich enough to start bankrolling his own movies, and things have been going downhill ever since.

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Among the worst of his creations is The Ridiculous 6 , a would-be Western satire that is just painful to watch. Aside from its lame jokes, the flick is insanely racist and disrespectful toward Native Americans — to the degree that several Native American actors walked off the set.

Max Steel (2016)

Not all superhero movies are created equal, as Max Steel will be the first to grudgingly admit. While many action films spawn toy lines, this one did things backwards and attempted to make a movie out of an old toy from the late ’90s.

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The movie tells the story of a boy named Max who meets a metallic alien being that can wrap around him like a knock-off Iron Man suit. The rest of the movie follows suit with one superhero cliche after another, none of which are executed half as well as they are in the films they shamelessly mimic.

Simon Sez (1999)

Remember when Dennis Rodman was still around? Well, of course, there was someone out there who just had to ride the coattails of his 15 minutes of fame by dropping him into an action flick. Hence, Simon Sez , the sequel to Double Take , was born.

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While Rodman at least had Jean-Claude Van Damme to back him up in the first film, he has to resort to teaming up with a pair of random computer hacking monks in the sequel. Prepare to spend the whole movie wishing he would just give it up and do a couple of dunks instead.

Return to the Blue Lagoon (1991)

Although The Blue Lagoon didn’t even garner a 10% fresh rating from critics in 1980, that didn’t stop someone out there from thinking a sequel would still be a great idea. 1991 saw the ill-fated release of Return to the Blue Lagoon , which fared even worse than the original.

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The film plopped then-teenagers Milla Jovovich and Brian Krause onto a desert island, threw in a little romance and a lot of flesh, and hoped for the best. Unfortunately, the movie tanked and was even deemed by one critic to be “for pervs and frustrated holidaymakers only.” Ouch.

The Garbage Pail Kids Movie (1987)

Back in the ’80s, there was a card collecting trend featuring the Garbage Pail Kids. With characters meant to be knock-offs of Cabbage Patch Kids, the cards featured kids that were super gross in ways that only young boys find fascinating.

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To the horror of parents everywhere, someone decided to turn the trend into a truly terrifying live-action film. While the cartoonish creatures may have looked harmless enough on the cards, their puppet counterparts were the stuff that nightmares — and years of intense therapy — were made of.

Top Dog (1994)

While Chuck Norris may have spawned a series of hysterical memos detailing his epic levels of greatness, Top Dog is his Achilles Heel that refuses to die. How could an action-comedy starring not only Norris but also an adorable dog possibly go wrong?

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Well, the first mistake was inserting our heroes into a “family-friendly” film laden with Neo-Nazis terrorists and White Supremacists. (What?) The second was having the poor taste to release it two weeks after the Oklahoma City bombings. All this added up to an epic fail that was virtually booed out of the box office.

Jury Duty (1995)

This Pauly Shore flop was enough to leave most movie fans preferring actual jury duty to sticking around until the final credits rolled on this movie. The tale revolves around an uninspired slacker who gets the brilliant idea to sign up for jury duty so he can take advantage of the free room and board. (Exactly where is this jury duty?)

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The rest of the film mostly focuses on him coming up with the most annoying ways possible to keep the case going, simply so he doesn’t lose his temporary digs. By the end, you’re sure to be just as frustrated as his fellow jurors.

You could almost hear the collective shatter of the hearts of Friends fans around the globe when this bad boy flop came out. The sports comedy featured Matt LeBlanc — of Joey Tribbiani fame — and a lovable, baseball-playing chimpanzee named Ed. What could go wrong?

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So much. Although the premise could have been a solid kid feature in the right hands, the filmmakers fell back on a string of potty jokes and very little else to make the movie funny. The whole thing just seemed like such a waste for LeBlanc’s comedy skills, and it didn’t do the chimp any favors either.

3 Strikes (2000)

Starring Brian Hooks and written by the same guy who penned the hysterical Friday, this comedy gem seemed destined to be a winner. Wrong! By the time it was all said and done, critics were ready to lock this one up and throw away the key.

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The plot centers around a two-strike felon who is trying his best to stay out of trouble, a task that turns out to be surprisingly complicated. The movie relies mostly on super lowbrow humor, which might have been excusable if it had actually managed to be funny.

Redline (2007)

You know those bargain bin DVDs that look like dollar store versions of popular movies? Redline is pretty much their king. Imagine The Fast and the Furious but without the plotline and with women depicted as nothing more than arm candy. That pretty much sums up the movie.

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Rather than attempt to tell a story of any sort, the film is a blatant vanity project meant to show off a bunch of flashy cars, complete with the calendar girl side pieces. Save your time and flip through a car calendar at a truck stop instead.

The Nutcracker in 3D (2010)

Seriously, how do you even mess up The Nutcracker ? Sadly, this misguided children’s film pulled it off, much to the dismay of horrified film critics everywhere. The Hollywood Reporter called it “an apparent Scrooge-like attempt by Russian filmmaker Andrei Konchalovsky to forever ruin children’s associations with the classic Yuletide ballet.”

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Despite the film’s solid cast, which included Elle Fanning and Nathan Lane, it veered so far away from the much-loved traditional tale that it became something else entirely. You had one job, Nutcracker . Step away from the 3D glasses and stick to the beloved story.

National Lampoon’s Gold Diggers (2003)

This sincerely misguided attempt at a comedy stars Will Friedle, who played the lovably bumbling Eric Matthews on Boy Meets World , and Chris Owen as the two least funny guys in any comedy ever. The hijinks begin when the boys decide to marry two older women, in hopes that they will soon die and leave them a large inheritance.

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Before long, everyone is trying to murder everyone else, and the mystery of why this mean-spirited flick was ever considered a comedy just keeps getting deeper. If you want a real laugh, read the film’s Rotten Tomatoes reviews instead.

Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever (2002)

Look no further than this 2002 gem for proof that star power alone can’t save a bad film. Starring Lucy Liu and Antonio Banderas, the movie is about two government agents who are fighting over who can get their hands on some new diabolical weapon first.

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An understandable plot, however, seems to be the last thing on the filmmakers’ minds. The entire movie is more like one big string of explosions, bullets and plotlines gone rogue (and wrong). With more than 100 bad reviews to its name, if it’s not the worst movie of all time, it’s definitely pretty close.

Kirk Cameron’s Saving Christmas (2017)

As one critic summed this one up, “ Saving Christmas is basically 80 minutes of Cameron lambasting Christians for not being his equal when it comes to intolerance and close-mindedness.” The film left both believers and nonbelievers alike wondering what had just happened to the incredibly confusing last 80 minutes of their lives.

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The bizarre undertaking looks more like something Cameron filmed on his phone after a few too many egg nogs and is more or less him preaching a sermon he didn’t bother to research. The whole thing comes across more like a vanity piece than an inspirational message.

Folks! (1992)

Tom Selleck, the actor who resembles a real-life Ken doll, made a major mistake when he took the lead role in the incredibly problematic Folks . In the film, Selleck’s Jon Aldrich tries to manage his work and personal life while his parents, particularly his father who lives with dementia, continued to make his life more and more problematic. 

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Folks! was heavily panned for its negative portrayal of anyone over the age of 50, but especially for the low-brow humor at the expense of someone living with dementia. You couldn’t find any folks in the archives who had a good thing to say about this poorly-written movie. 

A Low Down Dirty Shame (1994)

A movie with the likes of Keenen Ivory Wayans and Jada Pinkett Smith sounds like it would be a recipe for a good movie, right? Wrong. This action/comedy dud written, directed by and starring Wayans was panned for its terrible plot lines and story structure.

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Legendary film critic had some particularly cutting words for the LAPD-focused flick: “Here is a movie about guns. Take away the guns, and the movie would be about nothing much. The plot, the dialogue and all but one of the characters are so shallow that, without murder for a punch line, they’d deflate.” What a shame.

Precious Cargo (2016)

Sigh. Poor Bruce Willis. This movie was so bad it makes other bad movies look good. Willis played the role of Eddie Filosa, who convinces a crime boss and his gang to steal $30 million in diamonds from another crime gang in exchange for a woman. 

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Another film whose plot points and story structure are just filled with guns and high-speed chases. The cheap dialog and intentionally funny moments turned into a piece of painful, gut-wrenching cinema. It should honestly be retitled “Total Garbage”.

Transylmania (2009)

A group of sexy college co-eds party abroad in a vampire-filled Romania. What could possibly go wrong? When the lead character Rusty arranges the Eurotrip so he could meet his Internet girlfriend Draguta, you realize how much actually will go wrong in this far-from-campy movie.

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The movie is filled with a bunch of tired gags, monsters that aren’t scary and too many characters to develop an affinity towards any of them. For a movie from the National Lampoon franchise, this screwball comedy really fails to deliver any “mania” outside of pure nausea. 

London Fields (2018)

The clairvoyant Nicola Six, played by Amber Heard, learns that she will die at the hands of a man in her life. Naturally, she begins to date three men to discover which one will be her killer. That makes total sense, right? Nothing confusing to contemplate there. 

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The film grossed $168,575 on its opening weekend, with a per-screen average of $261. The Independent’s critic Kaleem Aftab claimed, “Most scenes lack pace, are performed badly and are accompanied by a running commentary of action we can see for ourselves.”


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Reviews of MA15+ rated movies

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Australian Dream, The

Not suitable under 15; parental guidance to 18 (coarse language, themes and confronting social issues) 3 September 2019

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Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

Not suitable under 15; parental guidance to 15 (violence, themes and coarse language) 10 February 2020

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Child’s Play

Not suitable under 15; parental guidance to 15 (violence, scary scenes, coarse language) 2 July 2019

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Circle of Lies

Not suitable under 15; parental guidance to 15 (strong themes; violence including sexual assault; sexual references; alcohol abuse and coarse language). 2 September 2013

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Not suitable under 15; parental guidance to 15 (language, substance use, sexual references, adult humour) 24 September 2019

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Not suitable under 15; parental guidance to 15 (horror themes, disturbing scenes and violence). Older viewers may also find the film disturbing. 3 October 2017

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It Chapter Two

Not suitable under 15; parental guidance to 15; may also be disturbing to 17 (very strong violence; horror and scary scenes; coarse language). 9 September 2019

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Not suitable under 15; parental guidance to 15 (disturbing themes, scenes and violence) 2 June 2015

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Princess, The

Not suitable under 15; parental guidance to 16 (violence, themes, scary scenes, language) 29 July 2022

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WARNING: Not suitable under 17 due to extreme, frequent and graphic violence; sex scenes; substance use; coarse language. 28 October 2021

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1. Angry Boys (2011)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy

A mockumentary exploring the issues faced by young males in the 21st century - their influences, their pressures, their dreams and ambitions.

Stars: Chris Lilley , Deborah Jones , Greg Fairall , Liam Keltie

Votes: 4,712

2. Bridesmaids (I) (2011)

R | 125 min | Comedy

Competition between the maid of honor and a bridesmaid, over who is the bride's best friend, threatens to upend the life of an out-of-work pastry chef.

Director: Paul Feig | Stars: Kristen Wiig , Maya Rudolph , Rose Byrne , Terry Crews

Votes: 305,214 | Gross: $169.11M

3. Behind Your Eyes (2011)

85 min | Horror, Thriller

A couple. A kidnapping. A secret. A weekend to meet the parents becomes a weekend of trying to stay alive for perfect couple Steven and Erika.

Director: Clint Lien | Stars: Frida Farrell , Tom Sandoval , Daniel Fanaberia , Arthur Roberts

4. Blitz (2011)

R | 97 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

A tough cop is dispatched to take down a serial killer who has been targeting police officers.

Director: Elliott Lester | Stars: Jason Statham , Paddy Considine , Aidan Gillen , Zawe Ashton

Votes: 90,163

5. Circumstance (2011)

R | 107 min | Drama

A wealthy Iranian family struggles to contain a teenager's growing sexual rebellion and her brother's dangerous obsession.

Director: Maryam Keshavarz | Stars: Sarah Kazemy , Nikohl Boosheri , Reza Sixo Safai , Soheil Parsa

Votes: 7,911 | Gross: $0.44M

6. Elephant White (2011)

R | 91 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

An assassin is hired by a businessman to avenge the murder of his daughter by white slave traders in Thailand.

Director: Prachya Pinkaew | Stars: Kevin Bacon , Djimon Hounsou , Vithaya Pansringarm , Byron Gibson

Votes: 11,015

7. Dirty Movie (2011)

R | 91 min | Comedy

An outrageous cut-rate producer, Charlie LaRue is about to fulfill his lifelong dream to make a movie about the most offensive, dirtiest jokes ever told.

Directors: Jerry Daigle , Christopher Meloni | Stars: Emily Donahoe , Christopher Meloni , Diane Neal , Stylist B.

Votes: 3,514

8. Cougars Inc. (2011)

R | 81 min | Comedy, Drama

Sam has been expelled from every school and is now looking for a creative way to pay for school. He finds it in escort business called Cougars, Inc., which gives him lessons he never expected.

Director: K. Asher Levin | Stars: Kyle Gallner , Sarah Hyland , Jim Belushi , Maeve Quinlan

Votes: 4,167

9. Cougar Hunting (2011)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Romance

Tells the tale of three buddies in their 20's whose love-lives are in shambles. They go to Aspen to pursue the booming trend of dating cougars: hot older women who prey on hot young guys.

Director: Robin Blazak | Stars: Matt Prokop , Randy Wayne , Jareb Dauplaise , Jillian Murray

Votes: 1,220

10. True Blood (2008–2014) Episode: And When I Die (2011)

18+ | 58 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

Now free, Sookie must decide between Eric and Bill. It's not an easy decision and she soon realizes that her turmoils are not yet over when someone comes gunning for her. Having taken over ... See full summary  »

Director: Scott Winant | Stars: Anna Paquin , Stephen Moyer , Sam Trammell , Ryan Kwanten

Votes: 1,650

11. Diagnosis: Death (2009)

R | 82 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

Two people meet as guinea pigs in a weekend drug trial. Andre (an unethical high school teacher) and Juliet (a bookish teenager) soon discover their lives are in more danger than they ... See full summary  »

Director: Jason Stutter | Stars: Raybon Kan , Jessica Grace Smith , Suze Tye , Bret McKenzie

12. Brother's Justice (2010)

80 min | Comedy

Motivated by Box Office statistics, Dax Shepard has made a decision to leave comedy to pursue his dream of becoming an international Martial Arts action star.

Directors: David Palmer , Dax Shepard | Stars: Dax Shepard , Nate Tuck , Greg Siegel , James Feldman

13. A View of Love (2010)

107 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

Happily married with a daughter, Marc is a successful real estate agent in Aix-en-Provence. One day, he has an appointment with a woman to view a traditional country house. A few hours ... See full summary  »

Director: Nicole Garcia | Stars: Jean Dujardin , Marie-Josée Croze , Toni Servillo , Sandrine Kiberlain

Votes: 1,755

14. Drugs, Inc. (2010– )

TV-14 | 44 min | Documentary, Crime

Documentary style show that explores in depth how drugs in modern day society are sold, processed, and how police are cracking down on it.

Stars: Mike Secher , Alex Cameron Dimez , Derrick Hesselein , Huey Morgan

Votes: 1,436

15. Lure (2010 Video)

PG-13 | 93 min | Action, Crime, Drama

An undercover female cop enters Belmont High as a transfer student, after several girls in the area go missing. While trying to assimilate in the school, she and her new friends are lured into a place where they must fight for their lives.

Director: Bill McAdams Jr. | Stars: Jessica Sonneborn , Michael McLafferty , Paulie Rojas , Augie Duke

16. Baseline (2010)

96 min | Action, Crime, Drama

The Baseline is the centre of the East London grime club scene and the queue regularly stretches around the block. Danny works on the door - breaking up fights and managing drunk kids. ... See full summary  »

Director: Brendon O'Loughlin | Stars: Jamie Foreman , Dexter Fletcher , Zoë Tapper , Gary Stretch

17. Everything Will Be Fine (2010)

90 min | Drama, Thriller

Jacob Falk, a writer/director known for becoming obsessed with his own stories, stumbles upon photographs of prisoners of war being tortured by Danish soldiers. Suspecting a political ... See full summary  »

Director: Christoffer Boe | Stars: Jens Albinus , Igor Radosavljevic , Marijana Jankovic , Thomas Høite Meersohn

18. Deadly Impact (2010)

R | 96 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

A police officer with a painful past returns home to help the FBI track down a mastermind assassin.

Director: Robert Kurtzman | Stars: Sean Patrick Flanery , Joe Pantoliano , Carmen Serano , Greg Serano

Votes: 2,655

19. Die (II) (2010)

Not Rated | 91 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Six strangers wake up in cells in an underground facility. Their captive decides their fate with the roll of a die.

Director: Dominic James | Stars: John Pyper-Ferguson , Emily Hampshire , Caterina Murino , Elias Koteas

Votes: 2,703

20. Bear (I) (2010)

R | 78 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Two young couples are tapped in a car with a grizzly bear attacking them. As they battle the creature, and contemplate their uncertain fate, secrets begin to emerge that begin to tear the group apart before the bear.

Director: Roel Reiné | Stars: Brendan Michael Coughlin , Patrick Scott Lewis , Katie Lowes , Bill Rampley

Votes: 1,322

21. Enemies Among Us (2010)

R | 76 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

It's not politics as usual, or is it? The governor of Louisiana is about to become the vice-presidential candidate for his party but a murder and an international web spanning from South ... See full summary  »

Director: Dan Garcia | Stars: Billy Zane , James DuMont , Robin Givens , Tammi Arender

22. Caught in the Crossfire (2010)

R | 85 min | Crime, Thriller

Two detectives investigating a gang-related shooting find themselves targeted by both gang members and crooked cops.

Director: Brian A. Miller | Stars: Chris Klein , Adam Rodriguez , 50 Cent , Richard T. Jones

Votes: 1,300

23. Dante's Inferno: An Animated Epic (2010)

R | 88 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Dante journeys through the nine circles of Hell -- limbo, lust, gluttony, greed, anger, heresy, violence, fraud and treachery -- in search of his true love, Beatrice.

Directors: Victor Cook , Mike Disa , Sangjin Kim , Shûkô Murase , Jong-Sik Nam , Lee Seung-Gyu , Yasuomi Umetsu | Stars: Graham McTavish , Vanessa Branch , Steve Blum , Peter Jessop

Votes: 9,888

24. Captifs (2010)

Not Rated | 84 min | Horror, Thriller

A group of medical aid workers in Kosovo are kidnapped by a Serbian gang of organ traffickers.

Director: Yann Gozlan | Stars: Zoé Félix , Eric Savin , Arié Elmaleh , Ivan Franek

Votes: 2,337

25. Detention (I) (2010)

81 min | Horror, Thriller

A group of high school students are sent to Detention. Abandoned and locked in, images of Ghosts appear as they attempt to escape, only to find themselves connected to a past horrific death and made responsible for it with their lives.

Director: James D.R. Hickox | Stars: David Carradine , Zelda Williams , Rachel Sterling , Thomas Calabro

Votes: 977 | Gross: $0.00M

26. Every Day (2010)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A comedy about a New York City couple (Schreiber and Hunt) in romantic and family crisis.

Director: Richard Levine | Stars: Liev Schreiber , Helen Hunt , Carla Gugino , Ezra Miller

Votes: 3,576

27. Dead Rising 2 (2010 Video Game)

M | Action, Horror, Thriller

In the rise of a new zombie outbreak, the new hero Chuck Greene has to help his daughter survive this zombie nightmare.

Stars: Peter Flemming , Allyson Armstrong , Robyn Ross , Benita Ha

Votes: 2,106

28. Devil's Playground (2010)

Not Rated | 96 min | Action, Horror

As the world succumbs to a zombie apocalypse, Cole, a hardened mercenary, is chasing the one person who can provide a cure. In his way aren't only the flesh-eating, super-athletic cannibals... See full summary  »

Director: Mark McQueen | Stars: Danny Dyer , Craig Fairbrass , MyAnna Buring , Jaime Murray

Votes: 5,117

29. #1 Cheerleader Camp (2010 Video)

Unrated | 95 min | Comedy

A pair of horny college guys get summer jobs at a sexy cheerleader camp.

Director: Mark Quod | Stars: Charlene Tilton , Seth Cassell , Jay Gillespie , Erica Duke

Votes: 3,304

30. Dear Mr. Gacy (2010)

R | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A chronicle of the interaction between college student Jason Moss and the object of his obsession, serial killer John Wayne Gacy.

Director: Svetozar Ristovski | Stars: William Forsythe , Jesse Moss , Emma Lahana , Cole Heppell

Votes: 3,766

31. An Ordinary Execution (2010)

105 min | Drama, History

Moscow, 1952. Anna is taken to the Kremlin where she has to cure Stanlin himself. She needs to keep the secret at all costs and as her relationship with the URSS leader grows, her couple with Vassilli tumbles.

Director: Marc Dugain | Stars: André Dussollier , Marina Hands , Edouard Baer , Denis Podalydès

32. Beauty and the Beast (2010)

R | 90 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

A dark twist on the morality tale of forbidden love between beautiful Belle and the feared forest Beast. As villagers are being brutally murdered and the Beast is hunted down as the one ... See full summary  »

Director: David Lister | Stars: Estella Warren , Rhett Giles , Victor Parascos , Vanessa Gray

Votes: 1,810

33. Born to Raise Hell (2010)

R | 98 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

A US drugs cop in Bucharest is up against a Russian gun and drug trafficker employing cute women and a Gypsy gang leader, who plunders, rapes and kills the young and rich. Lots of fighting and shooting.

Director: Lauro David Chartrand-Del Valle | Stars: Steven Seagal , Dan Badarau , Darren Shahlavi , D. Neil Mark

Votes: 4,641

34. Dog Pound (2010)

Not Rated | 91 min | Crime, Drama

Three juvenile delinquents are sentenced to a correctional facility where they encounter gang violence, death, and harassment from staff and other inmates.

Director: Kim Chapiron | Stars: Adam Butcher , Shane Kippel , Matthew Morales , Slim Twig

Votes: 13,217

35. Enthiran (2010)

Not Rated | 174 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

A brilliant scientist creates a humanoid robot to protect mankind, but things go awry when human emotions are programmed and inner turmoil causes the robot to switch sides.

Director: S. Shankar | Stars: Rajinikanth , Aishwarya Rai Bachchan , Danny Denzongpa , Santhanam Neelamegam

Votes: 29,488 | Gross: $4.37M

36. Brotherhood (I) (2010)

R | 76 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A college fraternity initiation rite goes awfully wrong. A bullet wounded frat boy and a kidnapped convenience store clerk end up at the frat house. Panic continues.

Director: Will Canon | Stars: Trevor Morgan , Lou Taylor Pucci , Arlen Escarpeta , Jon Foster

Votes: 4,179

37. Eager to Die (2010)

109 min | Drama, Thriller

A futuristic thriller about a politically incorrect television personality who is forced to change his identity after several death attempts by his government.

Director: Michael Mandell | Stars: Peter O'Toole , Michelle Rodriquez , Tony Devon , David Morse

38. Exorcismus (2010)

PG-13 | 98 min | Horror

A family allows their young daughter's exorcism to be recorded secretly.

Director: Manuel Carballo | Stars: Sophie Vavasseur , Stephen Billington , Richard Felix , Jo-Anne Stockham

Votes: 3,765

39. Chain Letter (2010)

R | 96 min | Horror

A maniac murders teens when they refuse to forward chain mail.

Director: Deon Taylor | Stars: Nikki Reed , Keith David , Brad Dourif , Madison Bauer

Votes: 5,610 | Gross: $0.14M

40. Black Swan (2010)

R | 108 min | Drama, Thriller

Nina is a talented but unstable ballerina on the verge of stardom. Pushed to the breaking point by her artistic director and a seductive rival, Nina's grip on reality slips, plunging her into a waking nightmare.

Director: Darren Aronofsky | Stars: Natalie Portman , Mila Kunis , Vincent Cassel , Winona Ryder

Votes: 806,798 | Gross: $106.95M

41. Cherry Tree Lane (2010)

TV-MA | 77 min | Horror, Thriller

A couple is terrorized by a gang who is hunting their son.

Director: Paul Andrew Williams | Stars: Rachael Blake , Tom Butcher , Jumayn Hunter , Ashley Chin

Votes: 2,854

42. Blue Valentine (2010)

R | 112 min | Drama, Romance

The relationship of a contemporary married couple, charting their evolution over a span of years by cross-cutting between time periods.

Director: Derek Cianfrance | Stars: Ryan Gosling , Michelle Williams , John Doman , Faith Wladyka

Votes: 207,960 | Gross: $9.74M

43. Charlie Murphy: I Will Not Apologize (2010 Video)

Not Rated | 64 min | Documentary, Comedy

Charlie Murphy in his debut stand-up performance as he delivers as only he can - uncut and raw.

Director: Lance Rivera | Stars: Freez Luv , Charlie Murphy

44. 127 Hours (2010)

R | 94 min | Biography, Drama

A mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive.

Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: James Franco , Amber Tamblyn , Kate Mara , Sean Bott

Votes: 394,598 | Gross: $18.34M

45. Due Date (2010)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama

High-strung father-to-be Peter Highman is forced to hitch a ride with aspiring actor Ethan Tremblay on a road trip in order to make it to his child's birth on time.

Director: Todd Phillips | Stars: Robert Downey Jr. , Zach Galifianakis , Michelle Monaghan , Jamie Foxx

Votes: 354,607 | Gross: $100.54M

46. 13 (I) (2010)

R | 91 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A naive young man assumes a dead man's identity and finds himself embroiled in an underground world of power, violence, and chance where men gamble behind closed doors on the lives of other men.

Director: Géla Babluani | Stars: Sam Riley , Alice Barrett , Gaby Hoffmann , Jason Statham

Votes: 43,423

47. Faster (2010)

R | 98 min | Action, Crime, Drama

An ex-con gets on a series of apparently unrelated killings. He gets tracked by a veteran cop with secrets of his own and an egocentric hit man.

Director: George Tillman Jr. | Stars: Dwayne Johnson , Billy Bob Thornton , Maggie Grace , Mauricio Lopez

Votes: 111,147 | Gross: $23.24M

48. A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)

R | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

The spectre of a disfigured man haunts the children of the parents who murdered him, stalking and killing them in their dreams.

Director: Samuel Bayer | Stars: Jackie Earle Haley , Rooney Mara , Kyle Gallner , Katie Cassidy

Votes: 106,211 | Gross: $63.08M

49. Cop Out (2010)

R | 107 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Jimmy's rare baseball card is robbed. Since it's his only hope to pay for his daughter's upcoming wedding, he recruits his cop partner Paul to track down the robber, a memorabilia-obsessed gangster.

Director: Kevin Smith | Stars: Bruce Willis , Tracy Morgan , Juan Carlos Hernández , Cory Fernandez

Votes: 89,872 | Gross: $44.88M

50. Buried (2010)

R | 95 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Paul is a U.S. truck driver working in Iraq. After an attack by a group of Iraqis he wakes to find he is buried alive inside a coffin. With only a lighter and a cell phone it's a race against time to escape this claustrophobic death trap.

Director: Rodrigo Cortés | Stars: Ryan Reynolds , José Luis García-Pérez , Robert Paterson , Stephen Tobolowsky

Votes: 166,817 | Gross: $1.03M

51. Animal Kingdom (2010)

R | 113 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A seventeen-year-old navigates his survival amongst an explosive criminal family and the detective who thinks he can save him.

Director: David Michôd | Stars: James Frecheville , Guy Pearce , Joel Edgerton , Bryce Lindemann

Votes: 59,801 | Gross: $1.04M

52. Edge of Darkness (2010)

R | 117 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

As homicide detective Thomas Craven investigates the murder of his activist daughter, he uncovers a corporate cover-up and government conspiracy that attracts an agent tasked with cleaning up the evidence.

Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Mel Gibson , Ray Winstone , Danny Huston , Bojana Novakovic

Votes: 97,783 | Gross: $43.31M

53. Biutiful (2010)

R | 148 min | Drama, Romance

A man dying of cancer tries his best to leave the world on his own terms.

Director: Alejandro G. Iñárritu | Stars: Javier Bardem , Maricel Álvarez , Hanaa Bouchaib , Guillermo Estrella

Votes: 93,799 | Gross: $5.10M

54. Death in an Afternoon (2010)

89 min | Comedy

A mad capped afternoon of death and love and betrayal as strangers are brought together to understand the death of their friend and colleague and question their own mortality's.

Director: Brad J. McBride | Stars: Simon Dooley , Bec Irwin , Aileen Beale , Dave Grosmann

55. Deal (I) (2010)

101 min | Action, Drama

A Los Angeles crime saga focuses on a detective who turns his back on his drug lord younger brother.

Director: Isaac Combs | Stars: Lawrence Brown , Tony Devon , Bridgett Hawke , Freddy Sullivan

56. (2010)

Not Rated | 117 min | Crime, Thriller

4 girls out on a 3 days trip in to 2 cities, if they survive. While Jo is working in a supermarket, her 3 friends are all out on their adventures. A chance encounter with diamond thieves sends them on a collision course with fate itself.

Directors: Noel Clarke , Mark Davis | Stars: Emma Roberts , Tamsin Egerton , Ophelia Lovibond , Shanika Warren-Markland

Votes: 10,964

57. And Soon the Darkness (2010)

R | 91 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

A couple of American girls on a bike trip in a remote part of Argentina split, and one goes missing, the other must find her before her worst fears are realized.

Director: Marcos Efron | Stars: Amber Heard , Odette Annable , Karl Urban , Adriana Barraza

Votes: 18,564

58. 22 Bullets (2010)

Not Rated | 117 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A retired mobster goes on a revenge spree after being left for dead with 22 bullets in his body by his former childhood friend.

Director: Richard Berry | Stars: Jean Reno , Kad Merad , Jean-Pierre Darroussin , Marina Foïs

Votes: 36,096

59. Brighton Rock (2010)

R | 111 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Charts the headlong fall of Pinkie, a razor-wielding disadvantaged teenager with a religious death wish.

Director: Rowan Joffe | Stars: Sam Riley , Andrea Riseborough , Helen Mirren , John Hurt

Votes: 6,716

60. Beatdown (2010)

R | 90 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

Brandon, a respected street fighter, is forced to flee the city after his brother is murdered and the money that was supposed to be paid back to a local gangster is stolen.

Director: Mike Gunther | Stars: Danny Trejo , Eric Balfour , Rudy Youngblood , Michael Bisping

Votes: 1,222

61. Cemetery Junction (2010)

A 1970s-set comedy centered on three young working class friends in a dreary suburb of Reading.

Directors: Ricky Gervais , Stephen Merchant | Stars: Christian Cooke , Felicity Jones , Tom Hughes , Jack Doolan

Votes: 24,036

62. Daydream Nation (2010)

R | 98 min | Drama, Romance

A city girl who moves to a small town and becomes entangled in a love triangle between her high school teacher and a stoner classmate.

Director: Michael Goldbach | Stars: Kat Dennings , Reece Thompson , Andie MacDowell , Josh Lucas

Votes: 12,942

63. 30 Days of Night: Dark Days (2010 Video)

R | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

After surviving the incidents in Barrow, Alaska, Stella Oleson relocates to Los Angeles, where she intentionally attracts the attention of the local vampire population in order to avenge the death of her husband, Eben.

Director: Ben Ketai | Stars: Kiele Sanchez , Rhys Coiro , Diora Baird , Harold Perrineau

Votes: 14,052

64. Dead Cert (2010)

Not Rated | 92 min | Action, Horror

A gang of tough London gangsters get more than they bargained for when a group of businessmen make an offer to buy their club, the Inferno. They turn out to be nothing less than Vampires ... See full summary  »

Director: Steven Lawson | Stars: Craig Fairbrass , Dexter Fletcher , Lisa McAllister , Danny Midwinter

Votes: 1,051

65. Ca$h (2010)

R | 108 min | Crime, Thriller

After a down-and-out couple finds a briefcase of money that solves all their problems, a menacing stranger forces them to commit a series of armed robberies to pay it all back.

Director: Stephen Milburn Anderson | Stars: Sean Bean , Chris Hemsworth , Victoria Profeta , Mike Starr

Votes: 9,941

66. Tangle (2009–2012) Episode: Episode #2.2 (2010)

TV-14 | 48 min | Drama

As the search begins in earnest for Vince's will, Tim finally gets Ally's signature to remove Vince from the deal but still has to face the music at home.

Director: Stuart McDonald | Stars: Justine Clarke , Catherine McClements , Matt Day , Kat Stewart

67. Cedar Boys (2009)

100 min | Crime, Drama

An edgy, tense drama which follows the lives of 3 young men from Sydney's outer west with dreams and desires to better themselves and fit into a more glamorous side of Sydney. But choosing a life of crime has its consequences.

Director: Serhat Caradee | Stars: Martin Henderson , Rachael Taylor , Bren Foster , Dan Mor

68. Family Demons (2009)

Not Rated | 80 min | Horror

When an abused teenage girl murders her alcoholic mother, the mother's vengeful spirit returns to haunt her. Even in death, the mother is hell bent on denying her daughter her freedom.

Director: Ursula Dabrowsky | Stars: Cassandra Kane , Kerry Ann Reid , Alex Rafalowicz , Tommy Darwin

69. Bad Bush (2009)

Not Rated | 85 min | Thriller

A young woman with her baby walk to a remote farmhouse to find her sister. Her sister's boyfriend is a drug madman who grows dope for outlaw bikers and for 24 hours he torments her as she fights to save her baby and herself.

Director: Samuel Genocchio | Stars: Chris Sadrinna , Viva Bianca , Jeremy Lindsay Taylor , Malcolm Kennard

70. Blessed (I) (2009)

113 min | Drama

Seven lost children wander the night streets while their mothers await their return home.

Director: Ana Kokkinos | Stars: Frances O'Connor , Miranda Otto , Deborra-Lee Furness , Victoria Haralabidou

71. Brotherhood (2009)

R | 97 min | Drama, Romance

Former Danish servicemen Lars and Jimmy are thrown together while training in a neo-Nazi group. Moving from hostility through to friendship and finally passion, events take a darker turn when it's discovered.

Director: Nicolo Donato | Stars: Thure Lindhardt , David Dencik , Nicolas Bro , Morten Holst

Votes: 3,365 | Gross: $0.02M

72. Coffin Rock (2009)

Not Rated | 92 min | Drama, Thriller

A woman unable to conceive a child with her husband, despite 15 months of trying, makes the drunken mistake of sleeping with a young stranger. The stranger then goes to terrifying lengths to prove his paternity.

Director: Rupert Glasson | Stars: Robert Taylor , Lisa Chappell , Sam Parsonson , Terry Camilleri

Votes: 1,602

73. Easier with Practice (2009)

Unrated | 100 min | Drama, Romance

In an effort to promote his unpublished novel, Davy Mitchell sets out on a road trip with his younger brother. However, the idealism of being on the road wears off and it quickly proves to ... See full summary  »

Director: Kyle Patrick Alvarez | Stars: Brian Geraghty , Kel O'Neill , Marguerite Moreau , Jeanette Brox

Votes: 1,067

74. Diamond 13 (2009)

98 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

A cop goes up against his lifelong friend, who has become one of the city's biggest drug traffickers.

Director: Gilles Béhat | Stars: Gérard Depardieu , Olivier Marchal , Asia Argento , Anne Coesens

Votes: 1,414

75. Everyone Else (2009)

Unrated | 119 min | Drama, Romance

While on a Mediterranean vacation, a seemingly happy boyfriend and girlfriend find their connection to one another tested as they bond with another couple.

Director: Maren Ade | Stars: Lars Eidinger , Birgit Minichmayr , Hans-Jochen Wagner , Nicole Marischka

Votes: 3,924 | Gross: $0.10M

76. April Showers (2009)

R | 94 min | Crime, Drama

After a school shooting leaves 14 people dead, survivor Sean Ryan is forced to come to terms with loss.

Director: Andrew Robinson | Stars: Kelly Blatz , Daryl Sabara , Janel Parrish , Ellen Woglom

Votes: 1,027

77. Eloïse's Lover (2009)

Not Rated | 92 min | Drama, Romance

A young woman is hospitalized and in a coma after a serious accident. Through flashbacks we learn of her feelings for another woman.

Director: Jesús Garay | Stars: Diana Gómez , Ariadna Cabrol , Laura Conejero , Bernat Saumell

Votes: 2,192

78. The 7th Dimension (2009)

95 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Two young women arrive at a curious penthouse apartment, led by one's crush on her tutor. However, her love interest doesn't live alone. He's part of a trio of computer hackers about to ... See full summary  »

Director: Brad Watson | Stars: Kelly Adams , Jonathan Rhodes , Lucy Evans , Calita Rainford

79. City Rats (2009)

Not Rated | 94 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

Eight lost souls search for solutions to problems ranging from finding a better suicide method, to defeating creative block, to losing their virginity.

Director: Steve M Kelly | Stars: Tamer Hassan , Ray Panthaki , Susan Lynch , Danny Dyer

Votes: 1,347

80. Book of Blood (2009)

R | 100 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

A paranormal expert discovers a house that is at the intersection of so-called "highways" transporting souls in the afterlife.

Director: John Harrison | Stars: Jonas Armstrong , Sophie Ward , Clive Russell , Paul Blair

Votes: 8,188

81. Drool (2009)

Not Rated | 85 min | Comedy

An abused wife's plan to escape her husband goes awry when she accidentally kills him, causing her to split on a cross-country drive with her best friend and his corpse in tow.

Director: Nancy Kissam | Stars: Laura Harring , Jill Marie Jones , Oded Fehr , Ashley Duggan Smith

Votes: 820 | Gross: $0.00M

82. Death Warrior (2009)

R | 90 min | Action, Drama, Horror

Five of the best mixed martial arts champions from around the world are forced to play a deadly game, a game to the death.

Director: Bill Corcoran | Stars: Hector Echavarria , Tanya Clarke , Nick Mancuso , Keith Jardine

83. Children of the Corn (2009 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 92 min | Horror, Thriller

While traveling, an unhappy married couple encounter a cult of murderous children who worship an entity called He Who Walks Behind the Rows.

Director: Donald P. Borchers | Stars: Robert Gerdisch , Jordan Schmidt , David Anders , Kandyse McClure

Votes: 6,356

84. Evil Angel (2009)

123 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

When the young woman Emma Carillo is stabbed five times, paramedic Marcus Galan feels a great empathy for her and unsuccessfully tries to save her life in the Mercy Hospital. Meanwhile the ... See full summary  »

Director: Richard Dutcher | Stars: Ving Rhames , Ava Gaudet , Kristopher Shepard , Richard Dutcher

Votes: 1,366

85. Dance Flick (2009)

PG-13 | 83 min | Action, Comedy, Music

Street dancer Thomas Uncles is from the wrong side of the tracks, but his bond with the beautiful Megan White might help the duo realize their dreams as they enter in the mother of all dance battles.

Director: Damien Dante Wayans | Stars: Marlon Wayans , Shawn Wayans , Shoshana Bush , Damon Wayans Jr.

Votes: 12,653 | Gross: $25.62M

86. Dreamtime's Over (II) (2009)

76 min | History, Horror, Thriller

Three Australian couples stumble across an ancient curse in the Outback, and their dream holiday turns into a nightmare that may kill them all.

Director: Oscar D'Roccster | Stars: Natalie Bassingthwaighte , Jesse Johnson , Natalie Walker , Ben Knight

87. Beautiful Kate (2009)

R | 100 min | Drama, Mystery

A writer reawakens his childhood trauma from the past when he returns home, at the request of his estranged sister, to grieve their father's impending death.

Director: Rachel Ward | Stars: Ben Mendelsohn , Sophie Lowe , Maeve Dermody , Rachel Griffiths

Votes: 4,022

88. Desert Flower (2009)

R | 120 min | Biography, Drama

Waris Dirie, born 1965 in Somalia, flees at thirteen when sold to be a mans fourth wife. She works as a maid at the Somalian embassy in London, then in a McDonald's where she's discovered and becomes an international top model. Then, in 1997 she speaks up against female genital mutilation.

Director: Sherry Hormann | Stars: Soraya Omar-Scego , Idriss Abdillahi Houfaneh , Awa Saïd Darar , Roun Daher Aïnan

Votes: 14,002 | Gross: $0.04M

89. Dare (2009)

R | 92 min | Drama, Romance

A drama centered around three high school seniors - an aspiring actress, her misfit best friend, and a loner - who become engaged in an intimate and complicated relationship.

Director: Adam Salky | Stars: Emmy Rossum , Zach Gilford , Ashley Springer , Cady Huffman

Votes: 4,437

90. Balls Out: Gary the Tennis Coach (2009)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Sport

A high school janitor has not recovered from his failed career as a tennis pro. He begins coaching his beloved sport to a group of misfits and leads them to the Nebraska State Championships.

Director: Danny Leiner | Stars: Seann William Scott , Randy Quaid , Brando Eaton , Emilee Wallace

Votes: 10,237

91. Damage (2009)

R | 102 min | Action, Drama

An ex-con battles it out in the cage to pay for the operation that would save the daughter of his victim. Along the way he finds fatherly love, and friendship, in the most unlikely of places.

Director: Jeff King | Stars: Steve Austin , Walton Goggins , Laura Vandervoort , Donnelly Rhodes

Votes: 7,422

92. A Dangerous Man (2009 Video)

Not Rated | 94 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

A man is, after 14 years in special ops and 6 years wrongfully imprisoned, in the middle of a Chinese triad/corrupt police shootout saving a Russian gangster's son and liberating a Chinese girl and a bag of money. The girl asks for help.

Director: Keoni Waxman | Stars: Steven Seagal , Marlaina Mah , Vitaly Kravchenko , Mike Dopud

Votes: 4,978

93. Beautiful (I) (2009)

R | 97 min | Drama, Thriller

After another teenager disappears from the idyllic suburb of Sunshine Hills, Suzy, the girl-next-door of every boy's dreams, persuades Daniel, a fourteen-year-old with an obsessive crush, to help her uncover the truth.

Director: Dean O'Flaherty | Stars: Deborra-Lee Furness , Peta Wilson , Aaron Jeffery , Asher Keddie

Votes: 1,736

94. Down Terrace (2009)

R | 89 min | Crime, Drama

A crime family looks to unmask the police informant in their midst who threatens to take down their business.

Director: Ben Wheatley | Stars: Robin Hill , Robert Hill , Julia Deakin , David Schaal

Votes: 4,115 | Gross: $0.01M

95. Dead Man Running (2009)

R | 92 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Nick's borrowed money from a loan shark. He's 4 weeks behind. He gets 24 hours to come up with GBP100,000. His mom's a hostage.

Director: Alex De Rakoff | Stars: Clint Koroan , Fredi 'Kruga' Nwaka , 50 Cent , Ashley Walters

Votes: 4,459

96. Dolan's Cadillac (2009)

R | 89 min | Crime, Thriller

A young man attempts to seek to avenge his wife's death after she is murdered by a Las Vegas mobster.

Director: Jeff Beesley | Stars: Christian Slater , Emmanuelle Vaugier , Wes Bentley , Greg Bryk

Votes: 7,536

97. Dorian Gray (2009)

R | 112 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

A corrupt young man somehow keeps his youthful beauty eternally, but a special painting gradually reveals his inner ugliness to all.

Director: Oliver Parker | Stars: Ben Barnes , Colin Firth , Rebecca Hall , John Hollingworth

Votes: 67,369

98. District 9 (2009)

R | 112 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Violence ensues after an extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth finds a kindred spirit in a government agent exposed to their biotechnology.

Director: Neill Blomkamp | Stars: Sharlto Copley , David James , Jason Cope , Nathalie Boltt

Votes: 707,124 | Gross: $115.65M

99. Archer (2009–2023)

TV-MA | 22 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

Covert black ops and espionage take a back seat to zany personalities and relationships between secret agents and drones.

Stars: H. Jon Benjamin , Judy Greer , Amber Nash , Chris Parnell

Votes: 162,991

100. Chloe (2009)

R | 96 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Suspecting her husband of infidelity, gynecologist Dr. Catherine Stewart hires an escort named Chloe in order to test his faithfulness. Soon, the relationships between all three intensify.

Director: Atom Egoyan | Stars: Julianne Moore , Amanda Seyfried , Liam Neeson , Max Thieriot

Votes: 76,790 | Gross: $3.07M

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