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1. Enough (I) (2002)

PG-13 | 115 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.8
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25 Metascore

After running away fails, a terrified woman empowers herself in order to battle her abusive husband.

Director: Michael Apted | Stars: Jennifer Lopez, Billy Campbell, Tessa Allen, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 37,570 | Gross: $40.01M

2. St. Vincent (2014)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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64 Metascore

A young boy whose parents have just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic war veteran who lives next door.

Director: Theodore Melfi | Stars: Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy, Naomi Watts, Jaeden Martell

Votes: 91,829 | Gross: $44.13M

3. The Red Pill (2016)

TV-14 | 108 min | Documentary

8.3
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The Red Pill chronicles filmmaker Cassie Jaye's journey following the mysterious and polarizing Men's Rights Movement. The Red Pill explores today's gender war and asks the question "what is the future of gender equality?"

Director: Cassie Jaye | Stars: Cassie Jaye, Paul Elam, Attila Vinczer, Dean Esmay

Votes: 9,456

4. Ink (I) (2009)

Not Rated | 107 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

6.9
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A mysterious creature, known as Ink, steals a child's soul in hopes of using it as a bargaining chip to join the Incubi - the group of supernatural beings responsible for creating nightmares.

Director: Jamin Winans | Stars: Christopher Soren Kelly, Quinn Hunchar, Jessica Duffy, Jennifer Batter

Votes: 20,626

5. The Next Best Thing (2000)

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

4.6
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25 Metascore

Abbie, tired of failed relationships, has a one-night-stand with her gay friend; they agree to raise the resulting baby together.

Director: John Schlesinger | Stars: Madonna, Rupert Everett, Benjamin Bratt, Illeana Douglas

Votes: 10,482 | Gross: $14.99M

6. Custody (I) (2016)

TV-14 | 104 min | Drama

6.4
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The lives of three women are unexpectedly changed when they cross paths at a New York Family Court.

Director: James Lapine | Stars: Viola Davis, Hayden Panettiere, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Tony Shalhoub

Votes: 957

7. I Live in Fear (1955)

103 min | Drama

7.3
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An aging Japanese industrialist becomes so fearful of nuclear war that it begins to take a toll on his life and family.

Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Minoru Chiaki, Eiko Miyoshi

Votes: 3,843

8. Any Day Now (I) (2012)

R | 98 min | Drama

7.5
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60 Metascore

In the 1970s, a gay couple fights a biased legal system to keep custody of the abandoned mentally handicapped teenager that comes to live under their roof.

Director: Travis Fine | Stars: Alan Cumming, Garret Dillahunt, Isaac Leyva, Frances Fisher

Votes: 5,611 | Gross: $0.20M

9. Trouble Along the Way (1953)

Approved | 111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
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An ex-football coach is hired by a small Catholic college to train its football team in the hopes of winning games and making money to save the school from bankruptcy.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: John Wayne, Donna Reed, Charles Coburn, Tom Tully

Votes: 1,508

10. Raising Victor Vargas (2002)

R | 88 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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83 Metascore

A Lower East Side teen-ager struggles to find some sanity while surrounded by an eccentric grandmother, a crazy new girlfriend, and a longing younger brother.

Director: Peter Sollett | Stars: Victor Rasuk, Donna Maldonado, Kevin Rivera, Krystal Rodriguez

Votes: 5,080 | Gross: $2.07M

11. The Guardians (I) (2018)

104 min | Documentary

8.6
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An investigative documentary that examines the systemic abuse of elderly people in Las Vegas, Nevada revealing a cautionary tale where some of our society's most vulnerable citizens are ... See full summary »

Director: Billie Mintz | Star: Dee Drenta

Votes: 54

12. A Place to Be Loved (1993 TV Movie)

95 min | Biography, Drama, Family

6.4
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Gregory Kingsley, a boy passed off onto social services by his natural mother and abused by his natural father, finds the foster family he is put into to be the type of family he needs and ... See full summary »

Director: Sandy Smolan | Stars: Richard Crenna, Rhea Perlman, Linda Kelsey, Cotter Smith

Votes: 120

13. Traffic 2 - Inside Child Protection (2017)

95 min | Crime

8.5
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A highly controversial sequel from the creators of the original film which was eventually banned by the Judicial system. Featuring interviews from experts who have researched the ... See full summary »

Director: Pete Middleton | Stars: Ross Cawton, Heather Russell-Kay, Andrew Doree, Emma Ibbitson

Votes: 22

14. Traffic (III) (2014)

110 min | Documentary

9.2
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The real truth behind the child protection system. Social workers, Judges, Lawyers and Guardians of the court all working together to secure the removal of children from their families and traffic them around the UK.

Director: Pete Middleton | Stars: Brian Woodward, Kuki Keaton, Pamela Ashton, Alan Brent

Votes: 64

15. Borrando a papá (2014)

78 min | Documentary

8.4
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After divorce, fathers fight to see their children while lawyers and psychologists do everything possible to stop families from reuniting. The big business of child custody where suffering equals profits.

Directors: Sandra Fernández Ferreira, Ginger Gentile

Votes: 47

16. Broken Decisions (2018)

27 min | Short, Drama

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The choices made by two young adults leads to a contentious custody battle with fatal results.

Director: Alberto Martinez | Stars: Maritza Abreu, Monique Lola Berkley, William Davis, Simone Gattico

17. Verdict: Guilty or Not (2011– )

60 min | Drama

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Court room drama that is played out in front of a "Real" jury. The jury watches a real case and the we see their deliberations.

Stars: Debra Lindkvist, Scott Parrish, Kelsie Hendrix, Greg Grobmyer

18. Victoria Derbyshire (2015– )
Episode: Episode #6.15 (2020)

59 min | News

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Criticism of a Family Court Judge's rape comments. The rising death toll from coronavirus. The 21-year-old who has elected to go through the menopause. How stressful is watching football?

Director: Carolyn Wilshire | Stars: Joanna Gosling, Anna Collinson, Carrie Gracie

19. Victoria Derbyshire (2015– )
Episode: Episode #6.17 (2020)

59 min | News

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Victoria talks to the woman whose ex-partner has access to their children despite being convicted of child rape. Safety concerns over freezing ovaries in healthy women.

Director: Tracy Dart | Stars: Victoria Derbyshire, Charlotte Hayward, Annita McVeigh

20. Victoria Derbyshire (2015– )
Episode: Episode #6.33 (2020)

59 min | News

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Calls for a review of all of the cases currently being heard by a family court judge criticised for dismissing a woman's rape claims. A new points-based immigration system is announced. Plus, all the news from last night's Brit Awards.

Director: Tracy Dart | Stars: Joanna Gosling, Emma Ailes

21. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Episode dated 13 December 2012 (2012)

TV-PG | Crime, Drama, Romance

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Director: Michael Owen Morris | Stars: Danielle Harold, Steve McFadden, Letitia Dean, Samuel James

22. Family Law (1999–2002)
Episode: Holt vs. Holt (1999)

TV-PG | Crime, Drama, Romance

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Lynn's opposing counsel in a wrongful termination case turns out to be her ex husband, Lynn and Michael argue over who will get the children for Thanksgiving.

Director: Fred Gerber | Stars: Kathleen Quinlan, Christopher McDonald, Merrilee McCommas, Salli Richardson-Whitfield

23. Bull (2016– )
Episode: Home for the Holidays (2017)

TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.3
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Bull is amused when he meets a 9-year-old girl who wants to hire him to help her divorce her parents; Bull is shocked when a judge appoints him her temporary guardian; Marissa discovers disturbing Infomation about her boyfriend.

Director: Michael Smith | Stars: Michael Weatherly, Freddy Rodríguez, Geneva Carr, Jaime Lee Kirchner

Votes: 389

24. In Plain Sight (2008–2012)
Episode: Hoosier Daddy (2008)

TV-PG | 41 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Mary protects a 10-year-old witness from being returned to his father, but as the story unfolds learns new information about the boy she's protecting.

Director: John Fortenberry | Stars: Mary McCormack, Frederick Weller, Nichole Hiltz, Lesley Ann Warren

Votes: 127

25. Homeland (2011–2020)
Episode: Imminent Risk (2017)

TV-MA | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Carrie gets bad news. Saul makes a plan. Quinn accepts his situation.

Director: Tucker Gates | Stars: Claire Danes, Rupert Friend, Elizabeth Marvel, F. Murray Abraham

Votes: 1,459

26. Maalaala mo kaya (1991– )
Episode: Passbook (2011)

TV-14 | Drama, Romance

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Anita (Rio Locsin) is a woman who came from a failed relationship and falls in love with Hideo (Toru Nagahashi), a Japanese man. Hideo, despite being Japanese is passionate about Filipino ... See full summary »

Director: Nuel C. Naval | Stars: Rio Locsin, Toru Nagahashi, Desiree Del Valle, Ruby Moreno

27. Law & Order (1990–2010)
Episode: Seed (1995)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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While investigating a fertility doctor for a separate case of fraud, McCoy and Kincaid discover evidence that he may be inseminating his patients with his own sperm.

Director: Don Scardino | Stars: Jerry Orbach, Chris Noth, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston

Votes: 166



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