Most Popular "Based On Short Film" Titles
- Movies or TV
- IMDb Rating
- In Theaters
- Release Year
1. Time Freak (2018)
6 | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A genius teenage boy is in love with a girl who breaks up after a year. He invents a time-machine and tries to fix the break-up repeatedly. He finally goes a year back with his friend/advisor to fix the bad days.
2. A-X-L (2018)
9 | 98 min | Action, Adventure, Family
A.X.L. is a top-secret, robotic dog who develops a special friendship with Miles and will go to any length to protect his new companion.
Votes: 4,521 | Gross: $6.50M
3. Whiplash (2014)
12 | 106 min | Drama, Music
A promising young drummer enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realize a student's potential.
Votes: 591,896 | Gross: $13.09M
5. Kin (I) (2018)
12 | 102 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Chased by a vengeful criminal, the feds and a gang of otherworldly soldiers, a recently released ex-con, and his adopted teenage brother are forced to go on the run with a weapon of mysterious origin as their only protection.
Votes: 6,781 | Gross: $5.72M
6. Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
16 | 107 min | Comedy, Crime
A botched card game in London triggers four friends, thugs, weed-growers, hard gangsters, loan sharks and debt collectors to collide with each other in a series of unexpected events, all for the sake of weed, cash and two antique shotguns.
Votes: 484,725 | Gross: $3.90M
10. What We Do in the Shadows (2014)
16 | 86 min | Comedy, Horror
Viago, Deacon and Vladislav are vampires who are finding that modern life has them struggling with the mundane - like paying rent, keeping up with the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs and overcoming flatmate conflicts.
Votes: 117,242 | Gross: $3.33M
14. Saw (2004)
16 | 103 min | Horror, Mystery
Two strangers, who awaken in a room with no recollection of how they got there, soon discover they're pawns in a deadly game perpetrated by a notorious serial killer.
Votes: 346,014 | Gross: $56.00M
15. Pixels (2015)
9 | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
When aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth in the form of the video games.
Votes: 117,018 | Gross: $78.75M
16. District 9 (2009)
16 | 112 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller
An extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly finds a kindred spirit in a government agent who is exposed to their biotechnology.
Votes: 595,576 | Gross: $115.65M
17. Twelve Monkeys (1995)
12 | 129 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
In a future world devastated by disease, a convict is sent back in time to gather information about the man-made virus that wiped out most of the human population on the planet.
Votes: 532,711 | Gross: $57.14M
18. This Is the End (2013)
16 | 107 min | Comedy, Fantasy
6 Los Angeles celebrities are stuck in James Franco's house after a series of devastating events just destroyed the city. Inside, the group not only will have to face with the apocalypse, but with themselves.
Votes: 354,599 | Gross: $101.47M
19. Chappie (2015)
16 | 120 min | Action, Crime, Drama
In the near future, crime is patrolled by a mechanized police force. When one police droid, Chappie, is stolen and given new programming, he becomes the first robot with the ability to think and feel for himself.
Votes: 209,754 | Gross: $31.57M
21. Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
6 | 96 min | Comedy
A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home.
Votes: 181,233 | Gross: $44.54M
22. The Babadook (2014)
16 | 93 min | Drama, Horror
A widowed mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.
Votes: 165,218 | Gross: $0.92M
25. Lights Out (II) (2016)
16 | 81 min | Horror
Rebecca must unlock the terror behind her little brother's experiences that once tested her sanity, bringing her face to face with a supernatural spirit attached to their mother.
Votes: 96,710 | Gross: $67.27M
26. Tyrannosaur (2011)
16 | 92 min | Drama
Joseph, a man plagued by violence and a rage that is driving him to self-destruction, earns a chance of redemption that appears in the form of Hannah, a Christian charity shop worker.
Votes: 27,782 | Gross: $0.02M
27. Short Term 12 (2013)
12 | 96 min | Drama
A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend.
Votes: 70,675 | Gross: $1.01M
28. Cashback (2006)
12 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
After a painful breakup, Ben develops insomnia. To kill time, he starts working the late night shift at the local supermarket, where his artistic imagination runs wild.
Votes: 78,802 | Gross: $0.02M
29. Oculus (I) (2013)
16 | 104 min | Horror, Mystery
A woman tries to exonerate her brother, who was convicted of murder, by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.
Votes: 104,803 | Gross: $27.70M
30. Polaroid (2019)
PG-13 | 88 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
High school loner Bird Fitcher has no idea what dark secrets are tied to the mysterious Polaroid vintage camera she stumbles upon, but it doesn't take long to discover that those who have their picture taken meet a tragic end.
31. Mama (I) (2013)
16 | 100 min | Horror, Thriller
A young couple take in their two nieces only to suspect that a supernatural spirit named Mama has latched itself to their family.
Votes: 156,179 | Gross: $71.63M
32. Sling Blade (1996)
16 | 135 min | Drama
Karl Childers, a simple man hospitalized since his childhood murder of his mother and her lover, is released to start a new life in a small town.
Votes: 80,476 | Gross: $24.48M
34. Tallulah (2016)
111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Desperate to be rid of her toddler, a dissatisfied Manhattan housewife hires a stranger to babysit and ends up getting much more than she bargained for.
35. Half Nelson (2006)
12 | 106 min | Drama
An inner-city junior high school teacher with a drug habit forms an unlikely friendship with one of his students after she discovers his secret.
Votes: 79,517 | Gross: $2.69M
37. In a Relationship (2018)
92 min | Comedy, Drama
Long-term couple Owen and Hallie are breaking up (or maybe not?). Just as their relationship reaches a turning point, Matt and Willa embark on a romance of their own. A funny, deeply felt ... See full summary »
38. Beavis and Butt-Head (1993–2011)
AL | 15 min | Animation, Comedy, Music
Animated MTV series about two teenage heavy-metal music fans who occasionally do idiotic things because they're bored. For them, everything is "cool" or "sucks."
39. Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)
12 | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery
After New York City receives a series of attacks from giant flying robots, a reporter teams up with a pilot in search of their origin, as well as the reason for the disappearances of famous scientists around the world.
Votes: 78,032 | Gross: $37.76M
40. THX 1138 (1971)
6 | 86 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
In the twenty-fifth century, a time when people have designations instead of names, a man, THX 1138, and a woman, LUH 3417, rebel against their rigidly controlled society.
Votes: 43,978 | Gross: $2.44M
41. Turbo Kid (2015)
16 | 93 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
In a post-apocalyptic wasteland in 1997, a comic book fan adopts the persona of his favourite hero to save his enthusiastic friend and fight a tyrannical overlord.
Votes: 23,330 | Gross: $0.05M
42. Trick 'r Treat (2007)
16 | 82 min | Comedy, Horror
Five interwoven stories that occur on Halloween: An everyday high school principal has a secret life as a serial killer; a college virgin might have just met the guy for her; a group of teenagers pull a mean prank; a woman who loathes the night has to contend with her holiday-obsessed husband; and a mean old man meets his match with a demonic, supernatural trick-or-treater.
43. A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
16 | 101 min | Drama, Horror
In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a lonesome vampire.
44. The Survivalist (2015)
104 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
In a time of starvation, a survivalist lives off a small plot of land hidden deep in forest. When two women seeking food and shelter discover his farm, he finds his existence threatened.
47. Excision (2012)
81 min | Drama, Horror
A disturbed and delusional high school student with aspirations of a career in medicine goes to extremes to earn the approval of her controlling mother.
49. Sydney (1996)
16 | 102 min | Crime, Drama
Professional gambler Sydney teaches John the tricks of the trade. John does well until he falls for cocktail waitress Clementine.
Votes: 34,723 | Gross: $0.22M
50. Frankenweenie (2012)
6 | 87 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
When a boy's beloved dog passes away suddenly, he attempts to bring the animal back to life through a powerful science experiment.
Votes: 87,501 | Gross: $35.29M