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War Flowers
4.1

War Flowers

Aug. 31, 2012

War Flowers

North Carolina 1863, the Civil War is raging. In this inspired story of tragedy and love we follow the lives of Melody, a precocious seven-year ...
The Egyptian
6.6

The Egyptian

Aug. 25, 1954

The Egyptian

In eighteenth-dynasty Egypt, Sinuhe, a poor orphan, becomes a brilliant physician and with his friend Horemheb is appointed to the service of the ...
Oakie’s Outback Adventures
5.0

Oakie’s Outback Adventures

Oakie, a young blue heeler pup, is supposed to be delivered to Texas, USA, but through a courier bungle he ends up in Texas, Queensland, in ...
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
6.1

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

A story set in 19th century China and centered on the lifelong friendship between two girls who develop their own secret code as a way to contend ...
Nostradamus
5.8

Nostradamus

Jan. 01, 1994

Nostradamus

A dramatic retelling of the life of Michel de Nostredame, from his early work as a plague doctor to his time at the court of Catherine de Medici, ...
Elephant
7.1

Elephant

Feb. 13, 1989

Elephant

A depiction of a series of violent killings in Northern Ireland with no clue as to exactly who is responsible.
Titanic
7.2

Titanic

Apr. 11, 1953

Titanic

Unhappily married, Julia Sturges decides to go to America with her two children on the unsinkable Titanic. Her husband, Richard also arranges ...
The Purple Heart
6.8

The Purple Heart

Feb. 25, 1944

The Purple Heart

This is the story of the crew of a downed bomber, captured after a run over Tokyo, early in the war. Relates the hardships the men endure while ...
Drums Along the Mohawk
7.2

Drums Along the Mohawk

Set in America’s Colonial period, John Ford’s adventure tale follows Gilbert (Henry Fonda) and Lana Martin (Claudette Colbert) as ...
Kokoda
6.2

Kokoda

Apr. 25, 2006

Kokoda

A bitter battle is fought between Australian and Japanese soldiers along the Kokoda trail in New Guinea during World War II.
Joan of Arc
6.5

Joan of Arc

Dec. 22, 1948

Joan of Arc

In the Fifteenth Century, France is a defeated and ruined nation after the One Hundred Years War against England. The fourteen years old farm ...
The War Room
7.4

The War Room

Dec. 05, 1993

The War Room

A behind-the-scenes documentary about the Clinton for President campaign, focusing on the adventures of spin doctors James Carville and George ...
Anastasia
7.1

Anastasia

Dec. 13, 1956

Anastasia

Russian exiles in Paris plot to collect ten million pounds from the Bank of England by grooming a destitute, suicidal girl to pose as heir to the ...
How the West Was Won
7.1

How the West Was Won

Nov. 01, 1962

How the West Was Won

The epic tale of the development of the American West from the 1830s through the Civil War to the end of the century, as seen through the eyes of ...
Glorious 39
6.5

Glorious 39

Nov. 20, 2009

Glorious 39

A mysterious tale set around a traditional British family on the eve of World War Two. Oblivious to the looming shadow of World War II, the ...
The Last King
4.6

The Last King

Nov. 06, 2015

The Last King

A descendant of the Maharaja Ranjit Singh attempts to recover the fabled Koh-I-Noor diamond from Britain’s crown jewels when they make a ...
Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman
7.5

Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman

Following in his father’s footsteps, Albert Pierrepoint becomes one of Britain’s most prolific executioners, hiding his identity as a ...
Tulen morsian
5.9

Tulen morsian

Sep. 09, 2016

Tulen morsian

Anna’s story takes place on Åland Island in 1666, during the beginning of the most widespread and systematic witch-hunts in Scandinavian history. ...
21 Brothers
5.0

21 Brothers

Sep. 04, 2011

21 Brothers

21 Brothers tells the story of the Canadian 21st Battalion as they prepare for the battle of Courcellette in WWI. Taking place in real time, the ...
Antony and Cleopatra
5.9

Antony and Cleopatra

Mar. 18, 1972

Antony and Cleopatra

Adaptation of Shakespeare’s Antony and Cleopatra, a historical drama that attempts to bring an epic visual style to the Bard’s ...
The Long Ships
6.1

The Long Ships

Jun. 24, 1964

The Long Ships

In this elaborately mounted seafaring adventure, Rolfe (Richard Widmark) is a Viking leader with the cunning and devious mind of a pirate. Rolfe ...
Shooting Dogs
7.7

Shooting Dogs

Mar. 08, 2006

Shooting Dogs

Two westerners, a priest and a teacher find themselves in the middle of the Rwandan genocide and face a moral dilemna. Do they place themselves ...
Weeds on Fire
7.0

Weeds on Fire

Apr. 23, 2016

Weeds on Fire

Inspired by the true story of Hong Kong’s first teenage baseball team. In the 1980s, two childhood friends join the Shatin Martins, a Band 3 ...
Gangsta Walking the Movie
6.4

Gangsta Walking the Movie

GANGSTA WALKING THE MOVIE! First collaborative movie about Memphis Hip Hop and Dance culture, EVER! Gangsta Walking the Movie tells the hidden ...
The Emperor and the Assassin
7.3

The Emperor and the Assassin

In pre-unified China, the King of Qin sends his concubine to a rival kingdom to produce an assassin for a political plot, but as the king’s ...
Is Paris Burning?
7.0

Is Paris Burning?

Oct. 26, 1966

Is Paris Burning?

The title is Adolf Hitler’s question to his chief of staff Alfred Jodl on the eve of the liberation of Paris (August 25): the military ...
Art of Conflict
6.8

Art of Conflict

Oct. 11, 2012

Art of Conflict

The murals of Northern Ireland are an expression of the region’s violent Troubles. ‘The Art of Conflict’ examines these murals ...
Silicon Cowboys
6.8

Silicon Cowboys

Sep. 16, 2016

Silicon Cowboys

Launched in 1982 by three friends in a Houston diner, Compaq Computer set out to build a portable PC to take on IBM, the world’s most powerful ...
Command and Control
7.4

Command and Control

Sep. 14, 2016

Command and Control

September 18, 1980, 6:25 p.m., Titan II base in Damascus, Arkansas. On this fateful night an explosion kills an Air Force member and transforms ...
Destination Tokyo
7.2

Destination Tokyo

Dec. 31, 1943

Destination Tokyo

During World War II, Captain Cassidy and his crew of submariners are ordered into Tokyo Bay on a secret mission. They are to gather information ...
Gaming in Color
7.1

Gaming in Color

Apr. 23, 2014

Gaming in Color

This feature length documentary explores the queer side of gaming culture and the game industry’s LGBTQ presence. The GaymerX convention ...
Exposed
6.7

Exposed

Feb. 07, 2013

Exposed

Beth B takes us into the 21st century underground and reveals a secret world where cutting-edge performers are taking hold of a taboo art form, ...
Dunkirk
7.0

Dunkirk

Mar. 20, 1958

Dunkirk

A British Corporal in France finds himself responsible for the lives of his men when their officer is killed. He has to get them back to Britain ...
Sai de ke · ba lai: Tai yang qi
7.5

Sai de ke · ba lai: Tai yang qi

Mouna Rudo was born and raised among the Seediq people, an indigenous tribe in Taiwan, and as he grew to be a man he became a member of the ...
The Special Relationship
6.8

The Special Relationship

A dramatisation that follows Tony Blair’s journey from political understudy waiting in the wings of the world arena to accomplished prime ...
Napoleon
7.6

Napoleon

Nov. 14, 1927

Napoleon

A massive 5 1/2 hour biopic of Napoleon, tracing his career from his schooldays (where a snowball fight is staged like a military campaign), his ...
Albert Schweitzer
5.9

Albert Schweitzer

Dec. 24, 2009

Albert Schweitzer

1949 the early years of the Cold War. Albert Schweitzer has become one of the most admired men in the world. The “jungle doctor” ...
Free to Run
7.2

Free to Run

Feb. 24, 2016

Free to Run

Free to Run tells the amazing story of the running movement over the past five decades, the struggle for the right to run – especially for ...
Air Force
7.1

Air Force

Mar. 20, 1943

Air Force

The crew of an Air Force bomber arrives in Pearl Harbor in the aftermath of the Japanese attack and is sent on to Manila to help with the defense ...
The Bridge at Remagen
6.7

The Bridge at Remagen

Jun. 25, 1969

The Bridge at Remagen

In March of 1945, as the War in Europe is coming to a close, fighting erupts between German and American troops at the last remaining bridgehead ...
The Swan
6.5

The Swan

Apr. 26, 1956

The Swan

Princess Beatrice’s days of enjoying the regal life are numbered unless her only daughter, Princess Alexandra, makes a good impression on a ...