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Denial 2016

Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a reno...

Director: Mick Jackson

Stars: Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Spall, Andrew Scott, Caren Pistorius, Alex Jennings

6.6 IMDB Rating 1 Views
Christine 2016

The story of Christine Chubbuck, a 1970s TV reporter struggling with depression and professional frustrations as she tries to advance her career.

Director: Antonio Campos

Stars: Rebecca Hall, Michael C. Hall, Maria Dizzia, Rachel Hendrix, J. Smith-Cameron, Kim Shaw

7.0 IMDB Rating
Queen Of Katwe 2016

A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess.

Director: Mira Nair

Stars: Lupita Nyong'o, David Oyelowo, Madina Nalwanga, Charity Rose Pimer, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine

7.4 IMDB Rating 1 Views
A Street Cat Named Bob 2016

Based on the international best selling book. The true feel good story of how James Bowen, a busker and recovering drug addict, had his life transform...

Director: Roger Spottiswoode

Stars: Luke Treadaway, Bob the Cat, Ruta Gedmintas, Joanne Froggatt, Anthony Head, Darren Evans

7.4 IMDB Rating
Jackie 2016

Following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy fights through grief and trauma to regain her faith, console h...

Director: Pablo Larraín

Stars: Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Billy Crudup, John Hurt, Greta Gerwig, John Carroll Lynch

6.8 IMDB Rating
A United Kingdom 2016

The story of King Seretse Khama of Botswana and how his loving but controversial marriage to a British white woman, Ruth Williams, put his kingdom int...

Director: Amma Asante

Stars: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Jack Davenport, Laura Carmichael, Tom Felton, Charlotte Hope

6.8 IMDB Rating 1 Views
Hidden Figures 2016

The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

Director: Theodore Melfi

Stars: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner, Jim Parsons, Mahershalalhashbaz Ali

7.8 IMDB Rating
Chuck 2016

A drama inspired by the life of heavyweight boxer Chuck Wepner.

Director: Philippe Falardeau

Stars: Liev Schreiber, Naomi Watts, Ron Perlman, Elisabeth Moss, Jim Gaffigan, Pooch Hall

6.5 IMDB Rating
Sully 2016

The story of Chesley Sullenberger, an American pilot who became a hero after landing his damaged plane on the Hudson River in order to save the flight...

Director: Clint Eastwood

Stars: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney, Anna Gunn, Autumn Reeser, Sam Huntington

7.5 IMDB Rating
Southside with You 2016

The film chronicles the summer 1989 afternoon when the future President of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady, Michelle Obam...

Director: Richard Tanne

Stars: Parker Sawyers, Tika Sumpter, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Taylar Fondren, Donald Paul, Tom McElroy

6.6 IMDB Rating
Snowden 2016

The NSA's illegal surveillance techniques are leaked to the public by one of the agency's employees, Edward Snowden, in the form of thousands of class...

Director: Oliver Stone

Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene Woodley, Melissa Leo, Zachary Quinto, Tom Wilkinson

7.3 IMDB Rating
Hands of Stone 2016

The legendary Roberto Duran and his equally legendary trainer Ray Arcel change each other's lives.

Director: Jonathan Jakubowicz

Stars: Édgar Ramírez, Robert De Niro, Usher Raymond, Ana de Armas, Rubén Blades, John Turturro

6.6 IMDB Rating
Army of One 2016

After a personal visit by God himself, the eccentric construction worker Gary Faulkner takes the decision to embark on an adventure in the badlands of...

Director: Larry Charles

Stars: Nicolas Cage, Russell Brand, Denis O'Hare, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Rainn Wilson, Adrian Martinez

5.0 IMDB Rating 1 Views
Anthropoid 2016

Based on the extraordinary true story of Operation Anthropoid, the WWII mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich, the main architect behind...

Director: Sean Ellis

Stars: Cillian Murphy, Jamie Dornan, Charlotte Le Bon, Toby Jones, Harry Lloyd, Bill Milner, Sam Keeley

7.2 IMDB Rating
Florence Foster Jenkins 2016

The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice.

Director: Stephen Frears

Stars: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Nina Arianda, Rebecca Ferguson, Neve Gache

6.9 IMDB Rating
For The Love Of Spock 2016

An examination of the enduring appeal of Leonard Nimoy and his portrayal of Spock in Star Trek (1966).

Director: Adam Nimoy

Stars: Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg, Karl Urban, Zachary Quinto, J.J. Abrams

7.6 IMDB Rating
Free State Of Jones 2016

A disillusioned Confederate army deserter returns to Mississippi and leads a militia of fellow deserters and women in an uprising against the corrupt ...

Director: Gary Ross

Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Keri Russell, Mahershala Ali, Brad Carter

6.9 IMDB Rating
Genius 2016

A chronicle of Max Perkins's time as the book editor at Scribner, where he oversaw works by Thomas Wolfe, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald and ot...

Director: Michael Grandage

Stars: Colin Firth, Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Laura Linney, Guy Pearce, Dominic West, Vanessa Kirby

6.5 IMDB Rating
Miracles From Heaven 2016

A young girl suffering from a rare digestive disorder finds herself miraculously cured after surviving a terrible accident.

Director: Patricia Riggen

Stars: Jennifer Garner, Martin Henderson, Brighton Sharbino, John Carroll Lynch, Queen Latifah

7.0 IMDB Rating
Eddie The Eagle 2016

The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics.

Director: Dexter Fletcher

Stars: Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Christopher Walken, Jim Broadbent, Matthew Brandon

7.4 IMDB Rating 1 Views