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The Godfather
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The Godfather

IMDB 9.2 | 1972 | Movie | 175min

Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son, Michael steps in to take care of the would-be killers, launching a campaign of bloody revenge.

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The Dark Knight
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The Dark Knight

IMDB 9.0 | 2008 | Movie | 152min

Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as the Joker.

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The Godfather Part II
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The Godfather Part II

IMDB 9.0 | 1974 | Movie | 202min

In the continuing saga of the Corleone crime family, a young Vito Corleone grows up in Sicily and in 1910s New York. In the 1950s, Michael Corleone attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba.

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12 Angry Men
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12 Angry Men

IMDB 9.0 | 1957 | Movie | 96min

The defense and the prosecution have rested and the jury is filing into the jury room to decide if a young Spanish-American is guilty or innocent of murdering his father. What begins as an open and shut case soon becomes a mini-drama of each of the jurors' prejudices and preconceptions about the trial, the accused, and each other.

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Schindler's List
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Schindler's List

IMDB 9.0 | 1993 | Movie | 195min

The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.

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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

IMDB 9.0 | 2003 | Movie | 201min

As armies mass for a final battle that will decide the fate of the world--and powerful, ancient forces of Light and Dark compete to determine the outcome--one member of the Fellowship of the Ring is revealed as the noble heir to the throne of the Kings of Men. Yet, the sole hope for triumph over evil lies with a brave hobbit, Frodo, who, accompanied by his loyal friend Sam and the hideous, wretched Gollum, ventures deep into the very dark heart of Mordor on his seemingly impossible quest to destroy the Ring of Power.โ€‹

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Pulp Fiction
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Pulp Fiction

IMDB 8.9 | 1994 | Movie | 154min

A burger-loving hit man, his philosophical partner, a drug-addled gangster's moll and a washed-up boxer converge in this sprawling, comedic crime caper. Their adventures unfurl in three stories that ingeniously trip back and forth in time.

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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

IMDB 8.9 | 2001 | Movie | 178min

Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make sure that the ring arrives at its final destination: Mt. Doom, the only place where it can be destroyed.

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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

IMDB 8.8 | 1966 | Movie | 161min

While the Civil War rages on between the Union and the Confederacy, three men โ€“ a quiet loner, a ruthless hitman, and a Mexican bandit โ€“ comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.

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Forrest Gump
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Forrest Gump

IMDB 8.8 | 1994 | Movie | 142min

A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic eventsโ€”in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. But despite all he has achieved, his one true love eludes him.

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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

IMDB 8.8 | 2002 | Movie | 179min

Frodo Baggins and the other members of the Fellowship continue on their sacred quest to destroy the One Ring--but on separate paths. Their destinies lie at two towers--Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupt wizard Saruman awaits, and Sauron's fortress at Barad-dur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor. Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.

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Inception
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Inception

IMDB 8.8 | 2010 | Movie | 148min

Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: "inception", the implantation of another person's idea into a target's subconscious.

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The Empire Strikes Back
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The Empire Strikes Back

IMDB 8.7 | 1980 | Movie | 124min

The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda. But Darth Vader is more determined than ever to capture Luke. Meanwhile, rebel leader Princess Leia, cocky Han Solo, Chewbacca, and droids C-3PO and R2-D2 are thrown into various stages of capture, betrayal and despair.

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The Matrix
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The Matrix

IMDB 8.7 | 1999 | Movie | 136min

Set in the 22nd century, The Matrix tells the story of a computer hacker who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers who now rule the earth.

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

IMDB 8.7 | 1975 | Movie | 133min

A petty criminal fakes insanity to serve his sentence in a mental ward rather than prison. He soon finds himself as a leader to the other patientsโ€”and an enemy to the cruel, domineering nurse who runs the ward.

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Interstellar
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Interstellar

IMDB 8.7 | 2014 | Movie | 169min

The adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.

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It's a Wonderful Life
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It's a Wonderful Life

IMDB 8.6 | 1946 | Movie | 130min

A holiday favourite for generations... George Bailey has spent his entire life giving to the people of Bedford Falls. All that prevents rich skinflint Mr. Potter from taking over the entire town is George's modest building and loan company. But on Christmas Eve the business's $8,000 is lost and George's troubles begin.

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Seven Samurai
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Seven Samurai

IMDB 8.6 | 1954 | Movie | 207min

A samurai answers a village's request for protection after he falls on hard times. The town needs protection from bandits, so the samurai gathers six others to help him teach the people how to defend themselves, and the villagers provide the soldiers with food.

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The Silence of the Lambs
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The Silence of the Lambs

IMDB 8.6 | 1991 | Movie | 118min

Clarice Starling is a top student at the FBI's training academy. Jack Crawford wants Clarice to interview Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a brilliant psychiatrist who is also a violent psychopath, serving life behind bars for various acts of murder and cannibalism. Crawford believes that Lecter may have insight into a case and that Starling, as an attractive young woman, may be just the bait to draw him out.

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Saving Private Ryan
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Saving Private Ryan

IMDB 8.6 | 1998 | Movie | 169min

As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are tasked with penetrating German-held territory and bringing the boy home.

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City of God
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City of God

IMDB 8.6 | 2002 | Movie | 130min

In the slums of Rio, two kids' paths diverge as one struggles to become a photographer and the other a kingpin.

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