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1. Wonder (I) (2017)

PG | 113 min | Drama, Family

8.0
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66 Metascore

Based on the New York Times bestseller, this movie tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters the fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.

Director: Stephen Chbosky | Stars: Jacob Tremblay, Owen Wilson, Izabela Vidovic, Julia Roberts

Votes: 119,881 | Gross: $132.42M

2. Ghost in the Shell (2017)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.3
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52 Metascore

In the near future, Major Mira Killian is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.

Director: Rupert Sanders | Stars: Scarlett Johansson, Pilou Asbæk, Takeshi Kitano, Juliette Binoche

Votes: 183,608 | Gross: $40.56M

3. Happy Death Day 2U (2019)

PG-13 | 100 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

6.2
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57 Metascore

Tree Gelbman discovers that dying over and over was surprisingly easier than the dangers that lie ahead.

Director: Christopher Landon | Stars: Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Phi Vu, Suraj Sharma

Votes: 41,802 | Gross: $28.05M

4. 3 Idiots (2009)

PG-13 | 170 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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67 Metascore

Two friends are searching for their long lost companion. They revisit their college days and recall the memories of their friend who inspired them to think differently, even as the rest of the world called them "idiots".

Director: Rajkumar Hirani | Stars: Aamir Khan, Madhavan, Mona Singh, Sharman Joshi

Votes: 312,240 | Gross: $6.53M

5. Spider-Man 2 (2004)

PG-13 | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.3
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83 Metascore

Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius.

Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Alfred Molina, James Franco

Votes: 513,737 | Gross: $373.59M

6. Before Midnight (2013)

R | 109 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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94 Metascore

We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna.

Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick, Ariane Labed

Votes: 127,508 | Gross: $8.11M

7. Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (2018)

PG | 90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

5.6
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53 Metascore

Two young friends find a magic book that brings a ventriloquist's dummy to life.

Director: Ari Sandel | Stars: Wendi McLendon-Covey, Madison Iseman, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Caleel Harris

Votes: 14,366 | Gross: $46.70M

8. Superhero Movie (2008)

PG-13 | 75 min | Action, Comedy

4.5
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33 Metascore

Orphaned high school student Rick Riker is bitten by a radioactive dragonfly, develops super powers (except for the ability to fly), and becomes a hero.

Director: Craig Mazin | Stars: Drake Bell, Leslie Nielsen, Sara Paxton, Christopher McDonald

Votes: 60,911 | Gross: $26.64M

9. Frankenweenie (2012)

PG | 87 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.9
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74 Metascore

When a boy's beloved dog passes away suddenly, he attempts to bring the animal back to life through a powerful science experiment.

Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Winona Ryder, Catherine O'Hara, Martin Short, Martin Landau

Votes: 91,814 | Gross: $35.29M

10. Frankenhooker (1990)

R | 85 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.2
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A medical student sets out to recreate his decapitated fiancée by building her a new body made of Manhattan street prostitutes.

Director: Frank Henenlotter | Stars: James Lorinz, Joanne Ritchie, Patty Mullen, J.J. Clark

Votes: 8,201 | Gross: $0.21M

11. The Strongest Man in the World (1975)

G | 92 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

6.1
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63 Metascore

Dexter Riley and his friends accidently discover a new chemical mixed with a cereal seems to give anyone temporary superhuman strength

Director: Vincent McEveety | Stars: Kurt Russell, Joe Flynn, Eve Arden, Cesar Romero

Votes: 2,447

12. Meet Dave (2008)

PG | 90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

5.0
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43 Metascore

A crew of miniature aliens operate a spaceship that has a human form. While trying to save their planet, the aliens encounter a new problem, as their ship becomes smitten with an Earth woman.

Director: Brian Robbins | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Elizabeth Banks, Gabrielle Union, Scott Caan

Votes: 36,722 | Gross: $11.80M

13. Invisible Sister (2015 TV Movie)

TV-G | 80 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.1
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Teenager Cleo's school science project goes quite awry, causing her popular older sister Molly to go invisible.

Director: Paul Hoen | Stars: Rowan Blanchard, Paris Berelc, Karan Brar, Rachel Crow

Votes: 2,116

14. The Manhattan Project (1986)

PG-13 | 117 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.2
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61 Metascore

A high school prodigy builds an atomic bomb with stolen plutonium to win the 45th National Science Fair and expose a nuclear weapons lab posing as nuclear medicine in Ithaca NY.

Director: Marshall Brickman | Stars: John Lithgow, Christopher Collet, Richard Council, Robert Schenkkan

Votes: 5,146 | Gross: $3.90M

15. The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014)

Unrated | 91 min | Comedy, Horror, Romance

3.5
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When a nerdy sorority girl falls in love with a zombie, it's only a matter of time before a zombie apocalypse is unleashed on campus. The sorority girl discovers that weed is the cure--now ... See full summary »

Director: Glenn Miller | Stars: Catherine Annette, Grant O'Connell, Jamie Noel, Aaron Caleb

Votes: 1,181

16. The Brady Bunch in the White House (2002 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 88 min | Comedy, Family

3.4
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Mike Brady becomes the President of the United States, and names Carol as his V.P..

Director: Neal Israel | Stars: Shelley Long, Gary Cole, Chad Doreck, Autumn Reeser

Votes: 845

17. The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds (1972)

PG | 100 min | Drama

7.5
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From the Pullizer Prize winning play by Paul Zindel, this is the story of Beatrice Hunsdorfer and her daughters, Ruth and Matilda. A middle-aged widowed eccentric, Beatrice is looking for ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Newman | Stars: Joanne Woodward, Nell Potts, Roberta Wallach, Judith Lowry

Votes: 1,963

18. Picnic on the Grass (1959)

91 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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Etienne Alexis, a candidate for president of the new Europe, is a scientist promoting artificial insemination for social betterment and therapy to eliminate passion. His wealthy household (... See full summary »

Director: Jean Renoir | Stars: Paul Meurisse, Charles Blavette, André Brunot, Régine Blaess

Votes: 850

19. Crack in the World (1965)

Not Rated | 96 min | Sci-Fi

6.0
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A dying scientist pushes forward his project to tap through to the Earth's magma layer, with results that threaten to destroy the Earth as we know it.

Director: Andrew Marton | Stars: Dana Andrews, Janette Scott, Kieron Moore, Alexander Knox

Votes: 1,980

20. Just Peck (2009)

Not Rated | 90 min | Comedy, Family

6.1
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When Michael Peck's overbearing parents force him to compete in the science fair, he thinks he can shock everyone. Instead, Peck finds that teen angst might be cliché, but it still sucks.

Director: Michael A. Nickles | Stars: Keir Gilchrist, Marcia Cross, Adam Arkin, Camryn Manheim

Votes: 851

21. Project Nim (2011)

PG-13 | 93 min | Documentary

7.4
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83 Metascore

Tells the story of a chimpanzee taken from its mother at birth and raised like a human child by a family in a brownstone on the upper West Side in the 1970s.

Director: James Marsh | Stars: Nim Chimpsky, Stephanie LaFarge, Herbert Terrace, Wer LaFarge

Votes: 7,995 | Gross: $0.41M

22. Big Meat Eater (1982)

Not Rated | 82 min | Comedy, Horror, Musical

5.4
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Bob Sanderson is the mild mannered butcher of the small, sleepy town of Burquitlam. His motto is "Pleased to meet you, meat to please you." Bob's life is thrown into turmoil when he decides... See full summary »

Director: Chris Windsor | Stars: Clarence 'Big' Miller, George Dawson, Andrew Gillies, Stephen Dimopoulos

Votes: 312

23. Life in Flight (2008)

78 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.2
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While collaborating with an urban designer (Collins), an architect (Wilson) begins to second guess the perfect life he has constructed for himself and his family.

Director: Tracey Hecht | Stars: Patrick Wilson, Amy Smart, David Ilku, Susie Stewart Rubio

Votes: 350

24. Frankenstein General Hospital (1988)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

3.6
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A mad doctor puts together a new body by using body parts he steals from a mortuary at the hospital where he works.

Director: Deborah Sahagun | Stars: Mark Blankfield, Leslie Jordan, Jonathan Farwell, Kathy Shower

Votes: 244

25. Duplicates (1992 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 87 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

5.3
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A woman runs into a man who looks exactly like her dead brother. He claims he doesn't know her and leaves. She and her husband decide to investigate. This leads them to the Sandburg Research Institute.

Director: Sandor Stern | Stars: Gregory Harrison, Kim Greist, Cicely Tyson, Lane Smith

Votes: 179

26. Rocket's Red Glare (2000 TV Movie)

Family

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A troubled 17-year-old Todd Baker restores a Mercury Redstone rocket as a science project with the help of his ex-astronaut grandfather. When a NASA emergency leaves a space shuttle and its... See full summary »

Director: Chris Bremble | Stars: Robert Wagner, Marilu Henner, Ryan Merriman, Danielle Fishel

Votes: 260

27. Once in a Blue Moon (1995)

PG | 96 min | Family, Adventure, Fantasy

5.6
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Late-1960s suburban Canadian children work on building a rocket vessel, with the intention of delivering one or two neighborhood children to the moon, whilst dealing with social issues of the coming-of-age, orphan-hood and family veins.

Director: Philip Spink | Stars: Cody Serpa, Simon Baker, Deanna Milligan, Mike MacDonald

Votes: 152

28. Under the Dome

Documentary | Announced

The film explores stories of creation and how the great religions can reconcile with cutting edge scientific observations about the greatest mysteries: How did the Universe begin? How did life begin? How did consciousness emerge?

Director: Shaun Macgillivray

29. Emily's Song (2006)

15 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

7.6
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This is the story of Fintan and Ralph, two brothers and how they help their father get through his grief a year after the death of the mother, Emily.

Directors: Frank W. Kelly, Thomas Kennedy | Stars: Jason Byrne, Eric O'Brien, Shane Murray-Corcoran, Melanie Mulroy

Votes: 15

30. The Scarf (2009)

85 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

5.7
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When two high school girls, Daniella and Krista, find themselves working on a School Science Project about UFOs, they soon realize that they may be in a little over their heads. After ... See full summary »

Director: Kyle Lawrence | Stars: Penny Desanto, Laura Geluch, Julian LeBlanc, Mikaela Martens

Votes: 19

31. 90210 (2008–2013)
Episode: #realness (2013)

TV-14 | 42 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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Naomi and Max co-host a charity football game which re-kindles old feelings.

Director: Mike Listo | Stars: Shenae Grimes-Beech, Tristan Mack Wilds, AnnaLynne McCord, Jessica Stroup

Votes: 70

32. Gilmore Girls (2000–2007)
Episode: 'S Wonderful, 'S Marvelous (2006)

TV-PG | 50 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Lorelai and Christopher have begun to date, and although Lorelai is finding it difficult to fully commit to the relationship, Christopher keeps coming up with romantic dates to win her over... See full summary »

Director: Victor Nelli Jr. | Stars: Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Scott Patterson, Melissa McCarthy

Votes: 404

33. Bunnicula (2016– )
Episode: Bride of Bunnicula (2016)

TV-Y7 | 11 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

7.6
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Mina builds a vegetable monster for her science project, but when a blast of static electricity brings the creature to life, Bunnicula instantly falls for her charms. Fluffy the Vampire ... See full summary »

Director: Ian Wasseluk | Stars: Sean Astin, Chris Kattan, Brian Kimmet, Monie Mon

Votes: 8

34. New Girl (2011–2018)
Episode: Bully (2012)

TV-14 | 20 min | Comedy

7.4
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When Jess tries to intervene with a classroom bully she finds herself the target of the bad seed student. Schmidt, meanwhile, is thrilled over his post-Valentine's sexcapades, but hates ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Attias | Stars: Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield, Lamorne Morris

Votes: 892

35. Haven (2010–2015)
Episode: Butterfly (2010)

TV-14 | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

7.3
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While Audrey tries to settle in as a Haven local and as a new police officer in town, she and Nathan investigate the seemingly random destruction of a local bar. When other strange events ... See full summary »

Director: Tim Southam | Stars: Emily Rose, Lucas Bryant, Stephen McHattie, Caroline Cave

Votes: 534

36. Man Up! (2011– )
Episode: Disciplining the Keens (2011)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

6.6
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After they find out that Nathan's allergic, the whole family goes on a gluten free diet, which leads to a weird competition between Will and Theresa to see who can keep the diet up longer, ... See full summary »

Director: John Scott | Stars: Mather Zickel, Dan Fogler, Christopher Moynihan, Teri Polo

Votes: 30

37. Modern Family (2009– )
Episode: Egg Drop (2012)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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While Jay and Claire become hyper-competitive while working on their boys' science project, Gloria tries to help Phil with his real estate seminar. Meanwhile, Cameron and Mitchell interview a potential birth mother.

Director: Jason Winer | Stars: Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell

Votes: 1,270

38. Late Show with David Letterman (1993–2015)
Episode: Episode #17.43 (2009)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Add a Plot

Stars: David Letterman, Amanda Peet, The Cribs, Paul Shaffer

39. Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001–2015)
Episode: Everything Is Everything (2014)

TV-PG | 22 min | Drama, Romance

4.8
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Tristan confronts Mr. Yates about his harsh Drama class criticisms and finds out the shocking truth behind them. Dallas loses his cool at the National Science Fair, letting down Alli in the... See full summary »

Stars: Luke Bilyk, Ana Golja, Demetrius Joyette, Lyle Lettau

Votes: 26

40. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Evolution (1989)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.6
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Wesley's latest science project escapes the lab, threatening the Enterprise and an eminent scientist's life-long project.

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,983

41. Amazing Stories (1985–1987)
Episode: Fine Tuning (1985)

G | 25 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

4.7
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Three high-school kids build an antenna that can catch signals from outer space. They learn that the aliens are big fans of 1950s American television and are coming to Hollywood to meet some of their favorite Earth stars.

Director: Bob Balaban | Stars: Matthew Labyorteaux, Gary Riley, Jim Gatherum, Milton Berle

Votes: 278

42. Modern Family (2009– )
Episode: Heavy Is the Head (2017)

TV-PG | 21 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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Phil and Jay get an offer to sell a land investment for a 20 percent profit but turn it down. Cam is petrified to have an MRI so Mitchell tries to ease his fear. Gloria arranges a birthday surprise at Claire's work at an inconvenient time.

Director: Ken Whittingham | Stars: Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell

Votes: 699

43. Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010–2012)
Episode: How to Make a Homunculus (2010)

TV-MA | 23 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

8.0
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Hannah uses the book to create a homunculus as a science project for the upcoming science fair, but the creature, which for some reason looks like Todd, breaks free. Todd, Curtis, Jenny and Hannah form a gang to stop the book.

Director: James Genn | Stars: Alex House, Maggie Castle, Bill Turnbull, Melanie Leishman

Votes: 76

44. Johnny Bravo (1997–2004)
Episode: I, Fly/Schnook of the North/Charm School Johnny (1999)

TV-Y7 | 21 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

7.3
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I Fly: Johnny swaps bodies with a housefly. Schnook of the North: Johnny is sent to live in the Arctic. Charm School Johnny: Pops tries to turn Johnny into a gentleman.

Directors: Russell Calabrese, Kirk Tingblad | Stars: Jeff Bennett, Brenda Vaccaro, Tom Kenny, Larry Drake

Votes: 50

45. Valerie (1986–1991)
Episode: Movin' On (1987)

TV-G | Comedy, Family

6.7
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As Michael returns to flying, six months after Valerie's death, the boys adjust to Aunt Sandy moving in to help raise them.

Director: Judy Pioli | Stars: Sandy Duncan, Jason Bateman, Dan Ponce, Jeremy Licht

Votes: 9

46. Amazing Stories (1985–1987)
Episode: Moving Day (1987)

Not Rated | 23 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.3
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When Alan Webster's parents tell him that they have to move, the 17-year-old student is understandably upset - but not nearly as much as when he learns their destination is the planet Alturus, 85 billion miles away.

Director: Robert Stevens | Stars: Stephen Geoffreys, Dennis Lipscomb, Mary Ellen Trainor, Kristen Vigard

Votes: 105

47. Home Improvement (1991–1999)
Episode: Reality Bytes (1994)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.9
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Randy starts a romantic correspondence with a woman in St. Louis on a computer bulletin board, presenting himself as a 32-year-old dermatologist rather than a 12-year-old, but his bluff is ... See full summary »

Director: Andy Cadiff | Stars: Tim Allen, Patricia Richardson, Earl Hindman, Taran Noah Smith

Votes: 158

48. Deadtime Stories (2012– )
Episode: Revenge of the Goblins (2013)

TV-PG | 23 min | Family, Fantasy, Horror

6.0
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When Nina and Sammy open a strange little door in an eerie old tree they stumble upon in the woods, they have no idea that they are unleashing the revenge of the goblins that live below it.

Director: David Hillenbrand | Stars: Jennifer Stone, Chloe Csengery, Donis Leonard Jr., Clinton Valencia

Votes: 23

49. Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1993–1999)
Episode: Rita's Seed of Evil (1994)

TV-Y7-FV | 21 min | Action, Adventure, Family

6.3
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While the Rangers plant trees in the park, Squatt plants an evil seed that grows into the Octoplant.

Director: Robert Hughes | Stars: Austin St. John, Thuy Trang, Walter Jones, Amy Jo Johnson

Votes: 160

50. The Suite Life on Deck (2008–2011)
Episode: Sea Monster Mash (2008)

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

7.0
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Cody tries to get proof of a mythological sea creature.

Director: Rich Correll | Stars: Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Brenda Song, Debby Ryan

Votes: 66



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