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David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet Poster
David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet20207+
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Senna Poster
Senna201013+
8.5/10
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Blackfish Poster
Blackfish201313+
8.1/10
87/100
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13th Poster
13th201618+
8.3/10
87/100
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The Social Dilemma Poster
The Social Dilemma202013+
7.7/10
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Icarus Poster
Icarus201718+
7.9/10
85/100
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The Dawn Wall Poster
The Dawn Wall2018N/A
8.1/10
84/100
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Miss Americana Poster
Miss Americana202018+
7.4/10
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I Am Not Your Negro Poster
I Am Not Your Negro201718+
7.9/10
82/100
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Hush Poster
Hush201618+
6.6/10
82/100
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Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond- Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention of Tony Clifton Poster
Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond- Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention of Tony Clifton201718+
7.7/10
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Disclosure Poster
Disclosure202018+
8.3/10
82/100
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Fyre Poster
Fyre201918+
7.2/10
82/100
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LA 92 Poster
LA 92201718+
8.2/10
81/100
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The Square Poster
The Square2013N/A
8.1/10
81/100
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John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous at Radio City Poster
John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous at Radio City201818+
8.0/10
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A Secret Love Poster
A Secret Love202018+
7.9/10
80/100
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Virunga Poster
Virunga2014N/A
8.2/10
80/100
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Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom Poster
Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom2015N/A
8.4/10
79/100
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American Factory Poster
American Factory201913+
7.4/10
79/100
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The Game Changers Poster
The Game Changers2019N/A
7.9/10
79/100
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Everybody's Everything Poster
Everybody's Everything201918+
7.4/10
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No Direction Home: Bob Dylan Poster
No Direction Home: Bob Dylan2005all
8.5/10
78/100
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Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones Poster
Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones201918+
8.5/10
78/100
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The Fear of 13 Poster
The Fear of 132015N/A
7.7/10
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Supersonic Poster
Supersonic201618+
7.9/10
77/100
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The White Helmets Poster
The White Helmets201616+
7.5/10
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What Happened, Miss Simone? Poster
What Happened, Miss Simone?2015N/A
7.6/10
76/100
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For the Love of Spock Poster
For the Love of Spock2016N/A
7.6/10
76/100
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The Boys in the Band Poster
The Boys in the Band202018+
6.8/10
76/100
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Tell Me Who I Am Poster
Tell Me Who I Am2019N/A
7.6/10
76/100
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The Pixar Story Poster
The Pixar Story2007all
7.8/10
76/100
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Chasing Coral Poster
Chasing Coral2017N/A
8.1/10
76/100
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The Edge of Democracy Poster
The Edge of Democracy201916+
7.1/10
76/100
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The Battered Bastards of Baseball Poster
The Battered Bastards of Baseball2014N/A
8.0/10
76/100
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Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage Poster
Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage2010N/A
8.4/10
76/100
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Waiting for "Superman" Poster
Waiting for "Superman"20107+
7.5/10
76/100
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Richard Pryor: Live in Concert Poster
Richard Pryor: Live in Concert197918+
8.2/10
76/100
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Team Foxcatcher Poster
Team Foxcatcher2016N/A
7.3/10
75/100
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Undefeated Poster
Undefeated201113+
7.7/10
75/100
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Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Poster
Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey20117+
7.6/10
75/100
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Unrest Poster
Unrest2017N/A
7.7/10
75/100
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Catfish Poster
Catfish201013+
7.1/10
75/100
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Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution Poster
Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution202018+
7.8/10
75/100
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Louis C.K. 2017 Poster
Louis C.K. 2017201718+
7.6/10
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Last Breath Poster
Last Breath2019N/A
7.7/10
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Operation Odessa Poster
Operation Odessa201818+
7.8/10
74/100
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Springsteen On Broadway Poster
Springsteen On Broadway2018N/A
8.5/10
74/100
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Get Me Roger Stone Poster
Get Me Roger Stone201716+
7.4/10
74/100
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Bully Poster
Bully201113+
7.3/10
74/100
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