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20 years. Our 20 most watched.


Explore the best of the best! Starred titles are our featured movies of the month. Click through to see our reviews and suggestions for movies with a similar flavor. And remember to check back each month for updates.

The Big Lebowski

Every once in a while, a movie comes along that audiences glom onto in almost irrational ways. The Big Lebowski, our most popular title from 1998, is one such movie. But is it any good?

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Office Space

Mike Judge is a national treasure and Office Space is an American original. If you're looking for a self-deprecating way to binge through a weekend, start with Office Space and then check out Judge's more recent hits, including...

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star 1999

Gladiator is one of those epic historical films that you never forget. Released in 2000, it's still one of the best films in Hollywood history. No wonder it was our most popular movie from 2000.

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star 2000

A man suffering from memory loss attempts to track down his wife's killer. What could go wrong? Christopher Nolan's unique, non-linear approach to storytelling created a masterpiece we'll never forget.

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bourne identity

Quick, how many Bourne flicks are there? And which is the best one? To answer these important questions, we dug into our rental data and what we found might surprise you.

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Mystic River

If you're from the Boston area, you know all about "Southie" and the whole gritty Boston crime genre, a genre that's delivered some of the best dramas the world has ever seen. It all started with Mystic River, DVD Netflix's most popular movie of 2003.

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The Notebook

Imagine having a friend that never saw The Notebook. How is that even possible? See what happens when a Millennial takes her Gen X friend to see one of DVD Netflix's most rented Nicholas Sparks' movies of all time.

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star 2004

If you love epic movies, the kind that feature a large cast of stars with a variety of storylines, you'll love our most popular movie from 2005.

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The Departed2006
Bucket List2007
The Hurt Locker2008
The Blindside2009
The Lincoln Lawyer2011
Hunger Games2012
Captain Phillips2013
The Monuments Men2014
The Martian2015
Wonder Woman2017

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