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Schindler’s List 1993

In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution...

Director: Steven Spielberg

Stars: Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes, Caroline Goodall, Jonathan Sagall, Embeth Davidtz, Norbert Weisser

8.9 IMDB Rating 1 Comment
Intouchables 2011

After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caregiver.

Director: Olivier Nakache, Eric Toledano

Stars: François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny, Audrey Fleurot, Clotilde Mollet, Joséphine de Meaux

8.6 IMDB Rating 1 Views
The Pianist 2002

A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II.

Director: Roman Polanski

Stars: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Maureen Lipman, Ed Stoppard, Emilia Fox, Frank Finlay

8.5 IMDB Rating
Braveheart 1995

When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, Sir William Wallace begins a revolt against King Edward I o...

Director: Mel Gibson

Stars: Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan, Angus MacFadyen, Catherine McCormack

8.4 IMDB Rating 170 Views
Romeo Is Bleeding 2015

Donte Clark's poetic voice was honed on the violent street corners of a struggling city. Yet rather than succumb to the pressures of Richmond, CA, Cla...

Director: Jason Zeldes

Stars: Donté Clark, Deandre Evans, D'Neise Robinson, Molly Raynor

8.4 IMDB Rating
The Downfall: Hitler and the End of the Third Reich 2004

Traudl Junge, the final secretary for Adolf Hitler, tells of the Nazi dictator's final days in his Berlin bunker at the end of WWII.

Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel

Stars: Bruno Ganz, Alexandra Maria Lara, Corinna Harfouch, Ulrich Matthes, Juliane Köhler

8.3 IMDB Rating
Lawrence of Arabia 1962

The story of T.E. Lawrence, the English officer who successfully united and led the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War I in order to...

Director: David Lean

Stars: Peter O'Toole, Omar Sharif, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Anthony Quinn, Anthony Quayle

8.3 IMDB Rating 2 Views
Amadeus 1984

The incredible story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum.

Director: Milos Forman

Stars: Tom Hulce, F. Murray Abraham, Elizabeth Berridge, Simon Callow, Roy Dotrice, Christine Ebersole

8.3 IMDB Rating 1 Views
Raging Bull 1980

An emotionally self-destructive boxer's journey through life, as the violence and temper that leads him to the top in the ring destroys his life outsi...

Director: Martin Scorsese

Stars: Robert De Niro, Cathy Moriarty, Joe Pesci, Frank Vincent, Nicholas Colasanto, Theresa Saldana

8.2 IMDB Rating
A Beautiful Mind 2001

After John Nash, a brilliant but asocial mathematician, accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn for the nightmarish.

Director: Ron Howard

Stars: Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Ed Harris, Paul Bettany, Adam Goldberg, Judd Hirsch

8.2 IMDB Rating
The Wolf of Wall Street 2013

Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to a wealthy stock-broker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and th...

Director: Martin Scorsese

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Kyle Chandler, Cristin Milioti, Rob Reiner, Matthew McConaughey

8.2 IMDB Rating 84 Views
The Elephant Man 1980

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man who is mistreated while scraping a living as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous facade, ther...

Director: David Lynch

Stars: Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft, John Gielgud, Wendy Hiller, Freddie Jones

8.2 IMDB Rating
Andrei Rublev 1966

The life, times and afflictions of the fifteenth-century Russian iconographer.

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky

Stars: Anatoly Solonitsyn, Ivan Lapikov, Nikolai Sergeyev, Nikolai Grinko, Irma Rausch, Nikolai Burlyayev

8.2 IMDB Rating
Hacksaw Ridge 2016

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American histo...

Director: Mel Gibson

Stars: Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Hugo Weaving, Vince Vaughn, Teresa Palmer, Luke Bracey

8.2 IMDB Rating
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid 1969

Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close.

Director: George Roy Hill

Stars: Robert Redford, Paul Newman, Katharine Ross, Strother Martin, Jeff Corey, Henry Jones

8.1 IMDB Rating
Gandhi 1982

Gandhi's character is fully explained as a man of nonviolence. Through his patience, he is able to drive the British out of the subcontinent. And the ...

Director: Richard Attenborough

Stars: Ben Kingsley, Roshan Seth, Martin Sheen, Ian Charleson, Edward Fox, Candice Bergen

8.1 IMDB Rating 1 Views
Lion 2016

A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted b...

Director: Garth Davis

Stars: Dev Patel, Sunny Pawar, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara, David Wenham, Nawazuddin Siddiqui

8.1 IMDB Rating
Catch Me If You Can 2002

The story of Frank Abagnale Jr., before his 19th birthday, successfully forged millions of dollars' worth of checks while posing as a Pan Am pilot, a ...

Director: Steven Spielberg

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Christopher Walken, Amy Adams, Nathalie Baye, Martin Sheen, Jennifer Garner

8.1 IMDB Rating
Into the Wild 2007

After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings acco...

Director: Sean Penn

Stars: Emile Hirsch, Marcia Gay Harden, William Hurt, Jena Malone, Brian Dierker, Vince Vaughn

8.1 IMDB Rating 1 Views
Hotel Rwanda 2004

Paul Rusesabagina was a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda.

Director: Terry George

Stars: Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo, Desmond Dube, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Nick Nolte, Joaquin Phoenix

8.1 IMDB Rating 1 Views