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These are movies you may not have heard of, but should watch. Immediately. Because of the awesome.
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The Devil's Backbone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Awesome Movies You Never Heard Of
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The Devil's Backbone is a 2001 Spanish-Mexican gothic horror film directed by Guillermo del Toro, and written by del Toro, Antonio Trashorras and David Muñoz. It was independently produced by Pedro Almodóvar, and filmed in Madrid. The film is set in Spain, 1939, during the final year of the Spanish ...more

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Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samu... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Awesome Movies You Never Heard Of
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Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai is a 1999 American crime action film written and directed by Jim Jarmusch. Forest Whitaker stars as the title character, the mysterious "Ghost Dog", a hitman in the employ of the Mafia, who follows the ancient code of the samurai as outlined in the book of Yamamoto ...more

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The Killer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Awesome Movies You Never Heard Of
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The Killer is a 1989 Hong Kong action film written and directed by John Woo, and starring Chow Yun-fat, Danny Lee and Sally Yeh. Chow plays the assassin Ah Jong, who accidentally damages the eyes of the singer Jennie during a shootout. He later discovers that if Jennie does not have an expensive ...more

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Shaolin Soccer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Awesome Movies You Never Heard Of
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Shaolin Soccer(Chinese: 少林足球; Pinyin: Shàolín Zúqiú) is a 2001 Hong Kong martial arts comedy film co-written, directed by Stephen Chow, who also stars in the lead role. A former Shaolin monk reunites his five brothers, years after their master's death, to apply their superhuman martial arts skills ...more

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#610 on The Absolute Most Hilarious Movies Ever Made

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The Host is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Awesome Movies You Never Heard Of
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The Host is a 2006 South Korean monster film, directed by Bong Joon-ho and starring Song Kang-ho, Byun Hee-bong, Park Hae-il, Bae Doona and Go Ah-sung. The movie concerns a monster kidnapping a man's daughter, and his attempts to rescue her. According to the director, his inspiration came from a ...more

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#384 on The Greatest Sci-Fi Movies of All Time

#14 on The Best Horror Movies on Netflix Instant

#544 on The Greatest Horror Films of All Time

#73 on The Best Horror Movies of the 21st Century

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Equilibrium is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Awesome Movies You Never Heard Of
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Equilibrium is a 2002 American dystopian science fiction film written and directed by Kurt Wimmer and starring Christian Bale, Emily Watson, and Taye Diggs. The film follows John Preston, an enforcement officer in a future in which both feelings and artistic expression are outlawed and citizens take ...more

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#94 on The All-Time Greatest Martial Art Movies

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The Big Picture is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Awesome Movies You Never Heard Of
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The Big Picture is a 1989 American comedy film starring Kevin Bacon and directed by Christopher Guest. ...more

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#29 on The Best Martin Short Movies

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Wings of Desire is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Awesome Movies You Never Heard Of
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Wings of Desire is a 1987 Franco-German romantic fantasy film directed by Wim Wenders. The film is about invisible, immortal angels who populate Berlin and listen to the thoughts of the human inhabitants and comfort those who are in distress. Even though the city is densely populated, many of the ...more

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