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1.
Damned to Heaven (2008 Documentary)
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Along the barren canyon lands of the Arizona strip, lies the polygamous community of Colorado City. The Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints... (81 mins.)
“ Documentary inspired by Jon Krakauer's book, "Under the Banner of Heaven" (about the Mormon killings in Utah). ” - info-9045
 
2.
Into Thin Air: Death on Everest (1997 TV Movie)
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An adaptation of Jon Krakauer's best selling book, "Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster"... (90 mins.)
“ Inspired by Jon Krakauer's eponymous book about the 1996 tragedy on Moun Everest. ” - info-9045
 
3.
The Little Prince (1979 Short Film)
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The Little Prince questions the universe in this story of innocence and wonder. (25 mins.)
Director: Will Vinton
 
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5.
Saint-Ex (1996)
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Poetic biography of author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. (82 mins.)
Director: Anand Tucker
 
6.
Eight Men Out (1988)
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A dramatization of the Black Sox scandal when the underpaid Chicago White Sox accepted bribes to deliberately lose the 1919 World Series. (119 mins.)
Director: John Sayles
 
7.
Magic City (2012 TV Series)
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Centers on Miami mobsters and other characters from Miami Beach in the late 1950s. (50 mins.)
 
8.
Secrets of the Magic City (2014)
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Secrets is a gritty story filled with hope and the will to survive. (115 mins.)
 
9.
La Dolce Vita (1960)
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A series of stories following a week in the life of a philandering paparazzo journalist living in Rome. (174 mins.)
 
10.
On the Waterfront (1954)
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An ex-prize fighter turned longshoreman struggles to stand up to his corrupt union bosses. (108 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
 
11.
Vu du pont (1962)
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Eddie Carbone, a Brooklyn longshoreman is unhappily married to Beatrice and unconsciously in love with Catherine... (110 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
12.
Aftermath: A Test of Love (1991 TV Movie)
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Based on a true story, an adoring wife and mother is taken hostage during a robbery and brutally murdered. (97 mins.)
Director: Glenn Jordan
 
13.
Sylvia (2003)
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Story of the relationship between the poets Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. (110 mins.)
Director: Christine Jeffs
 
14.
The Dawn Patrol (1930)
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World War I ace Dick Courtney derides the leadership of his superior officer, but Courtney is soon promoted to squadron commander and learns harsh lessons about sending subordinates to their deaths. (108 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
15.
Tara Road (2005)
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Two women -- one American, one Irish -- swap houses and alter the course of their lives. (97 mins.)
 
16.
Circle of Friends (1995)
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'Circle Of Friends' is set in 1950's Ireland. The movie focuses on Benny Hogan and her best friend, Eve Malone... (103 mins.)
Director: Pat O'Connor
 
17.
The Lilac Bus (1990 TV Movie)
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The lives of seven friends who share a bus from their village to Dublin every day get complicated as the reasons for their discontent are revealed. (90 mins.)
Director: Giles Foster
 
18.
Anner House (2007 TV Movie)
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Two Irish emigrants Ruth and Neil come together to realise her dream of running a small hotel in the hills outside the city. (90 mins.)
Director: Stephen Burke
 
19.
Deeply Regretted By (1978 TV Movie)
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Director: Louis Lentin
 
20.
The General (1998)
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The real-life story of Dublin folk hero and criminal Martin Cahill, who pulled off two daring robberies in Ireland with his team, but attracted unwanted attention from the police, the IRA, the UVF and members of his own team. (124 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
 
21.
Deliverance (1972)
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Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country. (110 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
 
22.
The Boys of Buchenwald (2002 Documentary)
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A "gentle rekindling of the human spirit" brought child survivors of the Buchenwald concentration camp out of despair and moved them to create remarkable lives for themselves. (60 mins.)
Director: Audrey Mehler
 
23.
The Grey Zone (2001)
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A Nazi doctor, along with the Sonderkommando, Jews who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow Jews, find themselves in a moral grey zone. (108 mins.)
 
24.
Lord of War (2005)
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An arms dealer confronts the morality of his work as he is being chased by an Interpol agent. (122 mins.)
Director: Andrew Niccol
 
25.
Johnny Mad Dog (2008)
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A cast of unknown performers are used in this drama about child soldiers fighting a war in an African country. (98 mins.)
 
26.
Children of War (2009 Documentary)
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A unique and incandescent documentary which follows a group of former child soldiers as they undergo a process of trauma therapy and emotional healing while in a rehabilitation center. (75 mins.)
Director: Bryan Single
 
27.
Red Dawn (1984)
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It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers bands together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces. (114 mins.)
Director: John Milius
 
28.
The Outsiders (1983)
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The rivalry between two gangs, the poor greasers and the rich Socs, only heats up when one gang member kills a member of the other. (91 mins.)
Director: Francis Coppola
 
29.
E! True Hollywood Story (1996 TV Series)
Episode: Dirty Dancing (2000)
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A documentary about celebrities lives before and after being famous.
 
30.
The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984)
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Charlie and his troublesome cousin Paulie decide to steal $150000 in order to back a "sure thing" race horse that Paulie has inside information on... (121 mins.)
 
31.
Dogtooth (2009)
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Three teenagers live isolated, without leaving their house, because their over-protective parents say they can only leave when their dogtooth falls out. (94 mins.)
 
32.
The Castle of Purity (1973)
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The story of a disciplined and sexually driven man who keeps his family isolated in his home for years... (110 mins.)
Director: Arturo Ripstein
 
33.
Reconstruction (1970)
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A woman murders her husband, upon his return home after a long absence, with the complicity of the lover who has relieved her loneliness... (100 mins.)
 
34.
A Hatful of Rain (1957)
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A Korean War veteran's morphine addiction wreaks havoc upon his family. (109 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
 
35.
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
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A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed. (123 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
36.
Downfall (2004)
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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. (156 mins.)
 
37.
The Crucible (1996)
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A Salem resident attempts to frame her ex-lover's wife for being a witch in the middle of the 1692 witchcraft trials. (124 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Hytner
 
38.
28 Weeks Later (2007)
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Six months after the rage virus was inflicted on the population of Great Britain, the US Army helps to secure a small area of London for the survivors to repopulate and start again. But not everything goes to plan. (100 mins.)
 
39.
Laurel Canyon (2002)
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When an uptight young man and his fiancee move into his libertine mother's house, the resulting clash of life attitudes shakes everyone up. (103 mins.)
Director: Lisa Cholodenko
 
40.
Boogie Nights (1997)
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The story of a young man's adventures in the Californian pornography industry of the late 1970s and early 1980s. (155 mins.)
 
41.
The Dirk Diggler Story (1988 Short Film)
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The rise and fall of Dirk Diggler. (32 mins.)
Director: Paul Anderson
 
42.
Wonderland (2003)
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In the police investigation of a brutal crime scene, one man was at the center of it all: legendary porn star John Holmes. (104 mins.)
Director: James Cox
 
43.
Mistress (1992)
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A comedy about a screenwriter (Wuhl) whose old movie script is read by a producer (Landau) and the search for financial backers begins... (110 mins.)
Director: Barry Primus
 
44.
A Star Is Born (1954)
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A film star helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career on a downward spiral. (154 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
45.
I Love Lucy (1951 TV Series)
Episode: Lucy's Last Birthday (1953)
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Lucy is depressed when she thinks everyone forgot her birthday and wanders off while her surprise party waits at the club. (30 mins.)
 
46.
Untamed Heart (1993)
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A waitress hardly notices a shy busboy who secretly loves her; until one night she's attacked and he comes to her rescue. From there a relationship sparks but one secret could mean disaster for these fated lovers. (102 mins.)
Director: Tony Bill
 
47.
China Beach (1988 TV Series)
Episode: The Big Bang (1990)
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Boston, Massachusetts 1985. A one-legged Boonie with his wife Linda, and their three children, visit Dr... (120 mins.)
 
48.
The Sorrow and the Pity (1969 Documentary)
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From 1940 to 1944, France's Vichy government collaborated with Nazi Germany. Marcel Ophüls mixes archival... (251 mins.)
Director: Marcel Ophüls
 
49.
Korczak (1990)
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Account of the last days of life of the legendary Polish pedagogue Janusz Korczak and his heroic dedication... (115 mins.)
Director: Andrzej Wajda