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1. About a Boy (2002)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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75 Metascore

A cynical, immature young man is taught how to act like a grown-up by a little boy.

Directors: Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz | Stars: Hugh Grant, Nicholas Hoult, Toni Collette, Sharon Small

Votes: 163,328 | Gross: $41.39M

2. That Thing You Do! (1996)

PG | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.9
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71 Metascore

A local Pennsylvania band scores a one hit wonder in 1964 and rides the star-making machinery as long as they can, with lots of help from its manager.

Director: Tom Hanks | Stars: Tom Hanks, Liv Tyler, Charlize Theron, Tom Everett Scott

Votes: 57,508 | Gross: $25.81M

3. The Rewrite (2014)

Not Rated | 107 min | Comedy, Romance

6.2
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51 Metascore

An Oscar-winning writer in a slump leaves Hollywood to teach screenwriting at a college on the East Coast, where he falls for a single mom taking classes there.

Director: Marc Lawrence | Stars: Hugh Grant, Whit Baldwin, Vanessa Wasche, Enid Graham

Votes: 17,034

4. Palm Beach (2019)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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Lifelong friends reunite for a party at Sydney's Palm Beach.

Director: Rachel Ward | Stars: Frances Berry, Ryan Bown, Bryan Brown, Matilda Brown

Votes: 182

5. My One and Only (2009)

PG-13 | 108 min | Adventure, Biography, Comedy

6.5
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62 Metascore

After leaving her philandering husband, an elegant socialite takes her two sons on a road trip across America in search of a better life.

Director: Richard Loncraine | Stars: Renée Zellweger, Logan Lerman, Mark Rendall, Kevin Bacon

Votes: 8,166 | Gross: $2.48M

6. Rock On!! (2008)

Not Rated | 145 min | Drama, Music

7.8
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Four friends reunite to relive their moments of glory as a rock band.

Director: Abhishek Kapoor | Stars: Arjun Rampal, Farhan Akhtar, Luke Kenny, Purab Kohli

Votes: 19,441

7. Apartment 1303 3D (2012)

R | 85 min | Horror

2.5
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A modern ghost story which turns a love/hate relationship between mother and daughter into a tale of horror. Some rentals are too good to be true.

Director: Michael Taverna | Stars: Mischa Barton, Julianne Michelle, Rebecca De Mornay, Corey Sevier

Votes: 5,381

8. One Hit Wonderland (2012– )

Documentary, History, Music

8.3
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Todd, that misanthropic pop-song guru masked in the shadows, looks at obscure artists who are only remembered for one hit song.

Stars: Todd Nathanson, William DuFresne, Brad Jones, Kali

Votes: 166

9. Honey Baby (2004)

105 min | Drama, Romance

5.7
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A road movie based on the Greek story of Orpheus and Eurydice...

Director: Mika Kaurismäki | Stars: Henry Thomas, Irina Björklund, Helmut Berger, Kari Väänänen

Votes: 327

10. Introducing the Dwights (2007)

R | 105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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50 Metascore

The shy son of an aging comedienne tries to find a balance between his demanding home life, his new girlfriend, and his mother's second chance at fame.

Director: Cherie Nowlan | Stars: Brenda Blethyn, Khan Chittenden, Emma Booth, Rebecca Gibney

Votes: 1,819 | Gross: $0.38M

11. I Do Bidoo Bidoo: Heto nApo sila! (2012)

120 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.8
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Director: Chris Martinez | Stars: Eugene Domingo, Frenchie Dy, Sweet Plantado, Nor Domingo

Votes: 43

12. Desireless: Voyage, voyage (1986 Video)

4 min | Short, Drama, Music

7.6
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A music video for the song by Desireless shows her visiting the house of people who want to travel, but can't.

Director: Bettina Rheims | Star: Desireless

Votes: 12

13. Green Jellÿ: Three Little Pigs (1992 Video)

6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.8
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Classic claymation music video for comedy rock band Green Jellÿ's only big hit, "Three Little Pigs." Green Jellÿ themselves cameo in the video, a parodic, adult retelling of the famous children story.

Director: Fred Stuhr | Stars: Green Jellÿ, Bill Manspeaker

Votes: 16

14. One Hit Wonders (2004 TV Movie)

60 min | Comedy, Music

7.8
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Stars: Aqua, Arrested Development, Chumbawamba, Jimmy Ray

Votes: 34

15. Orkesteri: The Everlast (2015 TV Movie)

63 min | Comedy, Drama

4.9
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The Everlast was once a hit band, but the glory days are far gone. The players mainly focus on getting all possible use out of the band. Is Simone, a song-contest winner, the right person to get their fame back?

Director: Matti Ijäs | Stars: Jarkko Pajunen, Jouko Puolanto, Juha Kukkonen, Pyry Nikkilä

Votes: 37

16. Frasier (1993–2004)
Episode: A Crane's Critique (1996)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy

8.0
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Frasier and Niles are thrilled to catch sight of T.H. Houghton, a reclusive author from their youth. They are aggravated, however, when Martin forms a friendship with the man but they are consistently unable to meet him.

Director: Jeff Melman | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce, Peri Gilpin

Votes: 443

17. Phineas and Ferb (2007–2015)
Episode: Are You My Mummy?/Flop Starz (2008)

TV-G | 23 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

8.1
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After visiting a local Egyptian movie theater, the boys decide they want their own mummy.

Directors: Dan Povenmire, Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh | Stars: Vincent Martella, Ashley Tisdale, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Caroline Rhea

Votes: 170

18. Ultra Sound (1998– )
Episode: One Hit Wonders (1999)

TV-PG | 120 min | Documentary, Music

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Stars: Serena Altschul, Chris Connelly, Carson Daly, Jancee Dunn

19. 20 to 1 (2005–2017)
Episode: One-Hit Wonders (2006)

Documentary

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Stars: Bert Newton, Marc Almond, Vanessa Amorosi, Kevin Archer

Votes: 6

20. How I Met Your Mother (2005–2014)
Episode: Slap Bet (2006)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy, Romance

9.5
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The gang discovers that Robin's been hiding a huge secret, but they have no idea what it is. Marshall thinks she is married, and Barney thinks she was a porn star.

Director: Pamela Fryman | Stars: Josh Radnor, Jason Segel, Cobie Smulders, Neil Patrick Harris

Votes: 5,177

21. Forensic Files (1996–2011)
Episode: The Cheater (2002)

TV-14 | Documentary, Crime

7.4
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Walter Notheis, Jr. was better known to the American public as entertainer Walter Scott, lead singer of the band, "Bob Kuban and the In-Men." Their most popular single was the 1966 hit, "... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Thomas, Joann Calcaterra, Mary Case, Pat Chambers

Votes: 43

22. Fairly Legal (2011–2012)
Episode: Ultravinyl (2011)

TV-PG | 42 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Kate's juggling two cases. In the first the firm's been engaged to get the music rights to a song from a one hit wonder group that split on bad terms. In getting both sides to agree to ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Berlinger | Stars: Sarah Shahi, Michael Trucco, Virginia Williams, Baron Vaughn

Votes: 83



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