Rob Berg's favourite movies.

My favourite movies!

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1.
The Stand (1994 Mini-Series)
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After a deadly plague kills most of the world's population, the remaining survivors split into two groups - one led by a benevolent elder and the other by a maleficent being - to face each other in a final battle between good and evil. (361 mins.)
 
2.
Blindpassasjer (1978 Mini-Series)
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The spaceship Marco Polo is returning from a mission at the newly discovered planet Rossum. While the... (110 mins.)
 
3.
The Shining (1997 Mini-Series)
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A recovering alcoholic must wrestle with demons within and without when he and his family move into a haunted hotel as caretakers. (273 mins.)
 
4.
Horatio Hornblower: The Duel (1998 TV Movie)
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Horatio Hornblower begins his naval career, but a deadly feud with a despicable mate is causing complications. (93 mins.)
Director: Andrew Grieve
“ Hornblower: The Examination for Lieutenant (1998 TV Movie)
Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil (1999 TV Movie)
Hornblower: The Frogs and the Lobsters (1999 TV Movie)
Hornblower: Mutiny (2001 TV Movie)
Hornblower: Retribution (2001 TV Movie)
Hornblower: Loyalty (2003 TV Movie)
Hornblower: Duty (2003 TV Movie) ” - herroberg
 
5.
Storm of the Century (1999 Mini-Series)
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During the midst of a brutal blizzard, residents of an off-shore village are menaced by a powerful force... (257 mins.)
 
6.
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)
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An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits. (126 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
7.
Soylent Green (1973)
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In the world ravaged by the greenhouse effect and overpopulation, an NYPD detective investigates the murder of a big company CEO. (97 mins.)
 
8.
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1981 TV Series)
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An Earth man and his alien friend escape Earth's destruction and go on a truly strange adventure as space hitchhikers. (152 mins.)
 
9.
Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003 Mini-Series)
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A unique slant, profiling the life of Adolf Hitler as a child and his rise through the ranks of the National German Workers' Party prior to World War II. (130 mins.)
 
10.
Beyond Enemy Lines (2004)
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A story of the infantry regiment 61 that fought from Syväri to the Karelian Ishtmus. (127 mins.)
Director: Åke Lindman
 
11.
Das Boot (1985 Mini-Series)
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A World War II German U-Boat crew have a terrifying patrol mission in the early days of the war. (293 mins.)
 
12.
Planet of the Apes (1968)
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An astronaut crew crash-lands on a planet in the distant future where intelligent talking apes are the dominant species, and humans are the oppressed and enslaved. (112 mins.)
 
13.
Planet of the Apes (1974 TV Series)
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Two astronauts and a sympathetic chimp friend are fugitives in a future Earth dominated by a civilization of humanoid apes. (47 mins.)
 
14.
Around the World in 80 Days (1989 Mini-Series)
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A Victorian Age English gentleman takes a wager that he can circle the globe in the unprecedented time of just 80 days. (266 mins.)
 
15.
Tin Man (2007 Mini-Series)
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A re-imagining of L. Frank Baum's classic "The Wizard of Oz". (270 mins.)
 
16.
The Abyss (1989)
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A civilian diving team is enlisted to search for a lost nuclear submarine and face danger while encountering an alien aquatic species. (145 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
 
17.
The Martian Chronicles (1980 Mini-Series)
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In the 21st century, Earth begins the colonization of Mars. However, things do not go as planned, at first due to the hostile Martian natives and later because of the self-destructive Earthmen. (360 mins.)
 
18.
The Ten Commandments (1956)
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The Egyptian Prince, Moses, learns of his true heritage as a Hebrew and his divine mission as the deliverer of his people. (220 mins.)
 
19.
Ben-Hur (1959)
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When a Jewish prince is betrayed and sent into slavery by a Roman friend, he regains his freedom and comes back for revenge. (212 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
20.
55 Days at Peking (1963)
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During the 1900 Boxer Rebellion against foreigners in China, U.S. Marine Major Matt Lewis, aided by British Consul Sir Arthur Robertson, devises a strategy to keep the rebels at bay until an international military relief force arrives. (154 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Ray
 
21.
Julius Caesar (1970)
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The growing ambition of Julius Caesar is a source of major concern to his close friend Brutus. Cassius... (117 mins.)
Director: Stuart Burge
 
22.
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
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The life of Jesus Christ. (225 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
 
23.
The Omega Man (1971)
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Army doctor Robert Neville struggles to create a cure for the plague that wiped out most of the human race. (98 mins.)
Director: Boris Sagal
 
24.
The Fifth Element (1997)
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In the colorful future, a cab driver unwittingly becomes the central figure in the search for a legendary cosmic weapon to keep Evil and Mr Zorg at bay. (126 mins.)
Director: Luc Besson
 
25.
The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999)
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A young girl receives a vision that drives her to rid France of its oppressors. (158 mins.)
Director: Luc Besson
 
26.
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
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When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp. (116 mins.)
Director: Roberto Benigni
 
27.
Max Manus: Man of War (2008)
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The true story about one of the most brilliant saboteurs during World War II and his battle to overcome his inner demons. (118 mins.)
 
28.
Operation Valkyrie (2004 TV Movie)
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In 1944, in fear of a complete German defeat in the World War II, a group of high command officers plot an attempt against Hitler... (131 mins.)
Director: Jo Baier
 
29.
Schindler's List (1993)
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In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans. (195 mins.)
 
30.
Arn: The Knight Templar (2007)
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Arn, the son of a high-ranking Swedish nobleman is educated in a monastery and sent to the Holy Land as a knight templar to do penance for a forbidden love. (139 mins.)
Director: Peter Flinth
“ Arn - The Kingdom at Road's End (2008) ” - herroberg
 
31.
The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1964)
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Anthology film about three owners of a yellow Rolls-Royce. A British diplomat buys the car for his French wife. A mobster's girlfriend has an affair in Italy. A US woman drives a Yugoslav partisan to Ljubljana on the eve of Nazi invasion. (122 mins.)
Director: Anthony Asquith
 
32.
Small Sacrifices (1989 TV Movie)
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A peculiar and disturbing case catches the attention of the police when a young mother and her children, all severely injured, show up in a hospital's emergency room. (159 mins.)
Director: David Greene
 
33.
The Talking Parcel (1978 TV Movie)
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(40 mins.)
Director: Brian Cosgrove
 
34.
Captain Nemo (1975)
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An expedition is dispatched to find the mysterious monster roaming the seas. Three crew members learn it to be an advanced submarine crewed by free men and headed by Captain Nemo. Their adventures continue aboard the amazing submarine. (203 mins.)
 
35.
Come and See (1985)
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After finding an old rifle, a young boy joins the Soviet resistance movement against ruthless German forces and experiences the horrors of World War II. (142 mins.)
Director: E. Klimov