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Blackfish Poster
Blackfish201313+8.198%
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13th Poster
13th201618+8.296%
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Icarus Poster
Icarus201718+7.993%
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The Dawn Wall Poster
The Dawn Wall2018N/A8.1100%
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Amy Poster
Amy201518+7.895%
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Jiro Dreams of Sushi Poster
Jiro Dreams of Sushi20117+7.999%
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The Farthest Poster
The Farthest20187+8.1100%
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Hush Poster
Hush201618+6.692%
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The Look of Silence Poster
The Look of Silence201413+8.396%
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Paris Is Burning Poster
Paris Is Burning199018+8.2100%
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Virunga Poster
Virunga2014N/A8.3100%
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The Square Poster
The Square2013N/A8.1100%
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AlphaGo Poster
AlphaGo2017N/A7.9100%
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Eddie Murphy: Delirious Poster
Eddie Murphy: Delirious198318+8.283%
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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 Clifton2017N/A7.7100%
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Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom Poster
Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom2015N/A8.488%
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Before the Flood Poster
Before the Flood20167+8.373%
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Last Breath Poster
Last Breath2019N/A7.792%
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The Fear of 13 Poster
The Fear of 132015N/A7.794%
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LA 92 Poster
LA 92201718+8.292%
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The White Helmets Poster
The White Helmets201616+7.5100%
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Encounters at the End of the World Poster
Encounters at the End of the World2007all7.794%
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20 Feet from Stardom Poster
20 Feet from Stardom201313+7.499%
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Chasing Coral Poster
Chasing Coral2017N/A8.1100%
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For the Love of Spock Poster
For the Love of Spock2016N/A7.6100%
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Twinsters Poster
Twinsters201513+7.692%
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Team Foxcatcher Poster
Team Foxcatcher2016N/A7.3100%
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Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story Poster
Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story2018N/A7.495%
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Louis C.K. 2017 Poster
Louis C.K. 2017201718+7.6100%
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What Happened, Miss Simone? Poster
What Happened, Miss Simone?2015N/A7.689%
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Unrest Poster
Unrest2017N/A7.7100%
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Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage Poster
Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage2010N/A8.489%
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The Pixar Story Poster
The Pixar Story2007all7.886%
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Undefeated Poster
Undefeated201113+7.796%
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The Seven Five Poster
The Seven Five201418+7.683%
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Richard Pryor: Live in Concert Poster
Richard Pryor: Live in Concert197918+8.291%
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Springsteen On Broadway Poster
Springsteen On Broadway2018N/A8.695%
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The American Meme Poster
The American Meme2018N/A7.1100%
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Supersonic Poster
Supersonic201618+7.984%
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De Palma Poster
De Palma201618+7.495%
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Betting on Zero Poster
Betting on Zero2017N/A7.2100%
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Cuba and the Cameraman Poster
Cuba and the Cameraman2017N/A8.2100%
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Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Poster
Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey20117+7.695%
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Sour Grapes Poster
Sour Grapes201616+7.395%
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Shirkers Poster
Shirkers2018N/A7.4100%
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Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry Poster
Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry201218+7.698%
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Bobby Robson: More Than a Manager Poster
Bobby Robson: More Than a Manager2018N/A8.2100%
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Filmworker Poster
Filmworker2018N/A7.595%
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Williams Poster
Williams2017N/A7.793%
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They'll Love Me When I'm Dead Poster
They'll Love Me When I'm Dead2018N/A7.591%
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