movies i wish were re-released on dvd with english subtitles

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1.
Lost in Siberia (1991)
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A political drama about Stalin's prison-camp system in Russia. (140 mins.)
Director: Aleksandr Mitta
“ Movie is available as a czech release with english and russian dialogue , however no english subtitles ” - wrpaget
 
2.
Coming Out of the Ice (1982 TV Movie)
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Victor and his family moved to the USSR in the mid '30's. When he refused to sign his skydiving accomplishment as a citizen of the USSR... (104 mins.)
Director: Waris Hussein
 
3.
The Penal Battalion (2004 Mini-Series)
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(550 mins.)
Director: Nikolay Dostal
 
4.
The Fall of the Empire (2005 Mini-Series)
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The Fall of the Great Russian Empire is the main storyline of this 10 episode mini series, however, every episode has a separate detective story of its own. (520 mins.)
“ The one i would really like to get-check youtube for portions of the series ” - wrpaget
 
5.
Afghan Breakdown (1991)
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(140 mins.)
Director: Vladimir Bortko
 
6.
March of Millions (2007 TV Movie)
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In 1944 many Germans in Eastern Prussia believed like Lena von Mahlenberg, daughter of a local aristocrat, that Hitler would surrender and spare them from being invaded by the vengeful Russian Red Army. He didn't and they had to flee. (180 mins.)
Director: Kai Wessel
 
7.
Taiheiyô kiseki no sakusen: Kisuka (1965)
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In 1943, the Aleutian island of Kiska was fortified by a small contingent of Japanese soldiers. When... (105 mins.)
Director: Seiji Maruyama
 
8.
Zero Pilot (1976)
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(102 mins.)
Director: Seiji Maruyama
 
9.
Leftenan Adnan (2000)
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This film is about a Malaysian soldier, Lieutenant Adnan Saidi, who fought bravely against the Japanese Imperial Army during World War 2. (127 mins.)
Director: Aziz M. Osman
 
10.
A Town Like Alice (1981 Mini-Series)
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Set against the brutal chaos of World War II, a love story begins that will take two lovers through a living nightmare of captivity... (301 mins.)
Director: David Stevens
 
11.
Silent Cries (1993)
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In 1942, the Japanese occupied the island of Singapore. During the take-over, not only military soldiers were taken prisoner... (120 mins.)
Director: Anthony Page
 
12.
Heroes II: The Return (1991 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The true and tragic story of Operation Rimau, one of the most daring raids of WW2. In September 1944... (240 mins.)
Director: Donald Crombie
 
13.
The Heroes (1989 TV Movie)
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In 1943 a group of Australian and British Commandos used a captured Japanese fishing boat to sail from... (208 mins.)
Director: Donald Crombie
 
14.
Death Is My Trade (1977)
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The disturbing biography of Auschwitz commander Rudolf Höss. (145 mins.)
Director: Theodor Kotulla
 
15.
Die Wannseekonferenz (1984 TV Movie)
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A precise, real-time (exactly 85 minutes - the length of the actual event) reenactment of the infamous Wannsee Conference... (87 mins.)
Director: Heinz Schirk
 
16.
Embun (2002)
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Set in Malaya during the Japanese occupation in the 1940s, this film tells the story of a girl, Embun... (135 mins.)
Director: Erma Fatima
 
17.
The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944)
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As the Japanese sweep through the East Indies during World War II, Dr. Wassell is determined to escape... (140 mins.)
 
18.
Haber (2008 Short Film)
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In 1914, Fritz Haber is Germany's greatest chemist. His Nobel prize-winning synthetic fertilizers have saved the world from mass starvation... (34 mins.)
Director: Daniel Ragussis
 
19.
72 Meters (2004)
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Every second is precious for a Russian submarine crew, as they are stranded 72 meters below the ocean's surface. (115 mins.)
 
20.
Diversant (2004 Mini-Series)
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(208 mins.)
Director: Andrey Malyukov
 
21.
One War (2009)
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May, 8, 1945. Maxim Prokhorov, major of People's Commissariat of Internal Affairs, arrives at a small northern island... (89 mins.)
Director: Vera Glagoleva
 
22.
Krupp: A Family Between War and Peace (2009 Mini-Series)
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Its about the story of Alfred Krupp and his family, also the story of the Krupp company, which has been proeminent in German industry. The family company was a key supplier of weapons and material to the Nazi regime during WW II. (270 mins.)
 
23.
Jew Suss: Rise and Fall (2010)
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Rise and fall of actor Ferdinand Marian, who takes the chance and stars in the anti-semitic movie Jud Süß. (114 mins.)
Director: Oskar Roehler
 
24.
Schicksalsjahre (2011 TV Series)
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(193 mins.)
 
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Eichmanns Ende (2010 Documentary)
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(89 mins.)
Director: Raymond Ley
 
27.
Forest of the Gods (2005)
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The story about one man- an artist and an intellectual- who was imprisoned by two brutal regimes, the Nazis and the Soviets... (120 mins.)
“ The movie is available as a promo included in a limited supply of newspapers with greek dialogue and english subtitles ” - wrpaget
 
28.
The Last Englishman (1995 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Biopic about a real eccentric ultra-patriotic British army officer and war hero called Lt. Col. Alfred D. Wintle, who fought in both World Wars against both the enemy and his higher-ups with the same passion. (60 mins.)
Director: John Henderson
“ Is now available on amazon.ca but at the price of $211 !!!! ” - wrpaget
 
29.
Sunny (2008)
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(126 mins.)
Director: Joon-ik Lee
 
30.
Cow (2009)
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A Chinese peasant is given the responsibility of protecting his village's special dairy cow during a particularly harsh winter in 1940. (105 mins.)
Director: Hu Guan
 
31.
Postcard (2010)
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Toward the end of World War II, middle-aged soldier Keita is entrusted with a postcard from a comrade who is sure he will die in battle... (114 mins.)
Director: Kaneto Shindô
 
32.
Shores of Hope (2012)
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The dream of two young men to become sailors collides with the harsh realities of life in East Germany. (116 mins.)
 
33.
A Hijacking (2012)
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The crew of a Danish cargo ship is hijacked by Somali pirates who proceed to engage in escalating negotiations with authorities in Copenhagen. (103 mins.)
Director: Tobias Lindholm
 
34.
Drei Tage im April (1995 TV Movie)
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This feature film is set in the small Swabian village of Nesselbühl, Germany, in April 1945, shortly before the end of the war... (105 mins.)
Director: Oliver Storz
 
35.
Nacht über Berlin (2013 TV Movie)
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Berlin, 1932. The Weimar Republic is torn apart in the struggle between right- and left-wing extremists and Berlin is a powder keg... (108 mins.)
 
36.
Remembrance (2011)
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Die Verlorene Zeit (Remembrance) depicts a remarkable love story that blossomed amidst the terror of a German concentration camp in 1944 Poland... (105 mins.)
Director: Anna Justice
 
37.
Held for Questioning (1983)
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Teenage German soldier is falsely accused of being a war criminal and arrested in Poland of 1945. (102 mins.)
Director: Frank Beyer
 
38.
Rommel (2012 TV Movie)
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The story of the final seven months in the life of German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel. (120 mins.)
 
39.
The Officer Factory (1989 Mini-Series)
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Based on the book by Kirst, this is the story of the investigation concerning the death of a young lieutenant at a German school for officers... (367 mins.)
Director: Wolf Vollmar
 
40.
Gentlemen Officers: Save the Emperor (2008)
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During the Civil War in Russia a group of White Guard officers is trying to rescue the family of the tsar Nicholas II captured by Bolsheviks... (104 mins.)
Director: Oleg Fomin