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A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional career.
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Year: 2006
Runtime: 117 min
Director: Gabriele Muccino
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
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  1. The Greatest Game Ever Played
  2. Friday Night Lights
  3. Cinderella Man
  4. Moneyball
  5. Coach Carter
  6. Miracle
  7. Glory Road
  8. Awakenings
  9. Invincible
  10. The Mambo Kings
  11. The Soloist
  12. House of Sand and Fog
  13. Stand and Deliver
  14. Fame
  15. Resurrecting the Champ
  16. August Rush
  17. The Truman Show
  18. Tender Mercies
  19. The Blind Side
  20. Boiler Room
  21. Remember the Titans
  22. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
  23. Walk the Line
  24. Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story
  25. Death of a Salesman
  26. October Sky
  27. Missing
  28. Fearless
  29. The Onion Field
  30. Music from Another Room
  31. The Social Network
  32. The Harder They Fall
  33. Unbreakable
  34. Happy Endings
  35. McFarland, USA
  36. The People vs. Larry Flynt
  37. The World's Fastest Indian
  38. Lords of Dogtown
  39. Wall Street
  40. In the Name of the Father
  41. Music Within
  42. Under the Tuscan Sun
  43. Rush
  44. Ariel
  45. Flash of Genius
  46. The Life of David Gale
  47. Wonderland
  48. Gattaca
  49. The Craft
  50. John Q


The Greatest Game Ever Played
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
In the 1913 US Open, 20-year-old Francis Ouimet played against his idol, 1900 US Open champion, Englishman Harry Vardon.
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Friday Night Lights
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Based on H.G. Bissinger's book, which profiled the economically depressed town of Odessa, Texas and their heroic high school football team, The Permian High Panthers.
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Cinderella Man
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
The story of James Braddock, a supposedly washed-up boxer who came back to become a champion and an inspiration in the 1930s.
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Moneyball
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to assemble a baseball team on a lean budget by employing computer-generated analysis to acquire new players.
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Coach Carter
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Controversy surrounds high school basketball coach Ken Carter after he benches his entire team for breaking their academic contract with him.
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Miracle
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Miracle tells the true story of Herb Brooks (Kurt Russell), the player-turned-coach who led the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team to victory over the seemingly invincible Russian squad.
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Glory Road
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
In 1966, Texas Western coach Don Haskins led the first all-black starting line-up for a college basketball team to the NCAA national championship.
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Awakenings
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
The victims of an encephalitis epidemic many years ago have been catatonic ever since, but now a new drug offers the prospect of reviving them.
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Invincible
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Based on the story of Vince Papale, a 30-year-old bartender from South Philadelphia who overcame long odds to play for the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles in 1976.
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The Mambo Kings
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Musician brothers Cesar and Nestor leave Cuba for America in the 1950s, hoping to hit the top of the Latin music scene. Cesar is the older brother, the business manager, and the ladies' man...
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The Soloist
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A newspaper journalist discovers a homeless musical genius and tries to improve his situation.
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House of Sand and Fog
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
An abandoned wife is evicted from her house and starts a tragic conflict with her home's new owners.
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Stand and Deliver
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
The story of Jaime Escalante, a high school teacher who successfully inspired his dropout prone students to learn calculus.
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Fame
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A chronicle of the lives of several teenagers who attend a New York high school for students gifted in the performing arts.
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Resurrecting the Champ
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Up-and-coming sports reporter rescues a homeless man ("Champ") only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family.
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August Rush
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.
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The Truman Show
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
An insurance salesman/adjuster discovers his entire life is actually a television show.
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Tender Mercies
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together.
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The Blind Side
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
The story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All American football player and first round NFL draft pick with the help of a caring woman and her family.
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Boiler Room
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A college dropout, attempting to win back his father's high standards he gets a job as a broker for a suburban investment firm, which puts him on the fast track to success, but the job might not be as legitimate as it once appeared to be.
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Remember the Titans
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit.
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Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A couple's attitudes are challenged when their daughter introduces them to her African American fiancé.
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Walk the Line
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he recorded alongside Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins.
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Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A fictionalized account of the life of the martial arts superstar.
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Death of a Salesman
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
An aging traveling salesman recognizes the emptiness of his life and tries to fix it.
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October Sky
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
The true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes.
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Missing
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
When an idealistic American writer disappears during the Chilean coup d'état in September 1973, his wife and father try to find him.
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Fearless
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A man's personality is dramatically changed after surviving a major airline crash.
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The Onion Field
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Gregory Ulas Powell is a disturbed ex-con who recruits Jimmy Lee "Youngblood" Smith, a petty thief, as his partner in crime. Powell panics one night when the two of them are pulled over by ...
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Music from Another Room
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Music From Another Room is a romantic comedy that follows the exploits of Danny, a young man who grew up believing he was destined to marry the girl he helped deliver as a five year old boy...
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The Social Network
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking site that would become known as Facebook, but is later sued by two brothers who claimed he stole their idea, and the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business.
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The Harder They Fall
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Down-on-his-luck ex-sportswriter Eddie Willis is hired by shady fight promoter Nick Benko to promote his latest find, an unknown but easily exploitable phenom from Argentina.
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Unbreakable
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A man learns something extraordinary about himself after a devastating accident.
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Happy Endings
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Happy Endings weaves multiple stories to create a witty look at love, family and the sheer unpredictablity of life itself.
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McFarland, USA
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Jim White moves his family after losing his last job as a football coach. He sees that some of the students are worth starting a cross-country team and turns seven students with no hope into one of the best cross-country teams.
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The People vs. Larry Flynt
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A partially idealized and fictionalized film of the controversial pornography publisher and how he became a defender of free speech for all people.
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The World's Fastest Indian
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
The story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years rebuilding a 1920 Indian motorcycle, which helped him set the land speed world record at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats in 1967.
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Lords of Dogtown
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
The film follows the surf and skateboarding trends that originated in Venice, California during the 1970's.
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Wall Street
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A young and impatient stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider who takes the youth under his wing.
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In the Name of the Father
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A man's coerced confession to an IRA bombing he did not commit results in the imprisonment of his father as well. An English lawyer fights to free them.
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Music Within
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
The true story of Richard Pimentel, a brilliant public speaker with a troubled past, who returns from Vietnam severely hearing -impaired and finds a new purpose in his landmark efforts on the behalf of Americans with disabilities.
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Under the Tuscan Sun
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A writer impulsively buys a villa in Tuscany in order to change her life.
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Rush
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
The merciless 1970s rivalry between Formula One rivals James Hunt and Niki Lauda.
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Ariel
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A Finnish man goes to the city to find a job after the mine where he worked is closed and his father commits suicide.
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Flash of Genius
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
Robert Kearns takes on the Detroit automakers who he claims stole his idea for the intermittent windshield wiper.
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The Life of David Gale
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A man against capital punishment is accused of murdering a fellow activist and is sent to death row.
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Wonderland
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
In the police investigation of a brutal crime scene, one man was at the center of it all: legendary porn star John Holmes.
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Gattaca
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A genetically inferior man assumes the identity of a superior one in order to pursue his lifelong dream of space travel.
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The Craft
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
A newcomer to a Catholic prep high school falls in with a trio of outcast teenage girls who practice witchcraft and they all soon conjure up various spells and curses against those who even slightly anger them.
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John Q
IMDb : 80
Rotten tomatoes : 67
Metacritic : 64
Actors: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, Brian Howe
John Quincy Archibald takes a hospital emergency room hostage when his insurance won't cover his son's heart transplant.
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