American History Films

A list of films spanning American History of all periods, including military, social, and cultural history.
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1.
Squanto: A Warrior's Tale (1994)
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Historically inaccurate chronicle of Squanto's life prior to and including the arrival of the "Mayflower" in 1620. (102 mins.)
Director: Xavier Koller
 
2.
The New World (2005)
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The story of the English exploration of Virginia, and of the changing world and loves of Pocahontas. (135 mins.)
Director: Terrence Malick
 
3.
The Mayflower (2006 TV Movie)
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(180 mins.)
Director: Lisa Wolfinger
 
4.
Animated Hero Classics (1991 TV Series)
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In 1620, John Carver, William Bradford, Captain Standish and 99 pilgrims set sail on the Mayflower toward America in search of religious freedom...
Director: Richard Rich
 
5.
The Scarlet Letter (1995)
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An affair between a young woman and a pastor has disastrous consequences. (135 mins.)
Director: Roland Joffé
 
6.
Courageous Mr. Penn (1942)
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William Penn's heroic deeds, on the European and American continents, are told in this portrait of the founding father of both the Quakers and the Pennsylvania colony. Based on C.E. Vulliamy's biography "William Penn." (78 mins.)
Director: Lance Comfort
 
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Salem Witch Trials (2002 TV Movie)
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A masterful work accurately details the current consensus of what exactly occurred to prompt the colonial witch-trials. (240 mins.)
Director: Joseph Sargent
 
9.
Gospel of Liberty (1996 Video)
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The revivals of the Great Awakening shook Britain's North American colonies from spiritual slumber during the 1730s-1750s... (37 mins.)
Director: Andrew Gardner
 
10.
The Light in the Forest (1958)
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A young white man who spent his whole life raised by Native Americans is sent to live with his birth family and must learn to fit in with people he was taught to hate. (83 mins.)
 
11.
Northwest Passage (1940)
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Langdon Towne and Hunk Marriner join Major Rogers' Rangers as they wipe out an Indian village. They set out for Fort Wentworth, but when they arrive they find no soldiers and none of the supplies they expected. (126 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
 
12.
The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
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Three trappers protect a British Colonel's daughters in the midst of the French and Indian War. (112 mins.)
Director: Michael Mann
 
13.
Emissaries of Peace (2007 TV Movie)
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During the turbulent era of the French and Indian War, the Cherokee people struggled to preserve their independence... (57 mins.)
Director: Linda Randulfe
 
14.
Allegheny Uprising (1939)
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In 1759, in Pennsylvania's Allegheny Valley, local settlers and Indian fighters try to persuade the British authorities to ban the trading of alcohol and arms with the marauding Indians. (81 mins.)
 
15.
Roots (1977 Mini-Series)
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A dramatization of author Alex Haley's family line from ancestor Kunta Kinte's enslavement to his descendants' liberation. (570 mins.)
 
16.
Daniel Boone (1936)
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In 1775, Daniel Boone settles Kentucky, despite menacing Indians and renegade whites. (75 mins.)
Director: David Howard
 
17.
Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)
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Newlyweds Gil and Lana Martin try to establish a farm in the Mohawk Valley but are menaced by Indians and Tories as the Revolutinary War begins. (104 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
18.
Johnny Tremain (1957)
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Johnny Tremain is drawn into the Revolutionary War, and becomes a patriot fighting to free the colonies from England. Along the way he learns about life and about himself. (80 mins.)
 
19.
April Morning (1988 TV Movie)
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The "April Morning" here is the famous April 19, 1775 upon which the "Shot heard 'round the world" was fired... (100 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
 
20.
The World Turned Upside Down (1985)
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A dramatization of the story of a typical United Empire Loyalist as told through the eyes of a child.
Director: Joan Henson
 
21.
Midnight Ride of Paul Revere (1973 TV Movie)
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(58 mins.)
Director: Jack Regas
 
22.
The Sybil Ludington Story (2012 TV Movie)
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Based upon the true story of Sybil Ludington's ride to raise the militia during the American Revolution... (27 mins.)
Director: Scott Bryce
 
23.
1776 (1972)
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A musical retelling of the American Revolution's political struggle in the Continental Congress to declare independence. (141 mins.)
Director: Peter H. Hunt
 
24.
Valley Forge (1975 TV Movie)
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George Washington struggles to hold his army together at a critical point during the Revolutionary War. (75 mins.)
Director: Fielder Cook
 
25.
The Crossing (2000 TV Movie)
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A dramatization of George Washington's perilous gamble of crossing the Delaware River and attacking the British forces at Trenton. (89 mins.)
Director: Robert Harmon
 
26.
John Adams (2008 Mini-Series)
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The life of one of the USA's Founding Fathers, its second President, and his role in the nation's first 50 years. (71 mins.)
 
27.
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (1999 TV Movie)
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Ichabod Crane, a Yankee wanderer, arrives in Sleepy Hollow and becomes the new schoolmaster. He meets Katrina Van Tassel... (105 mins.)
Director: Pierre Gang
 
28.
The Awakening Land (1978 Mini-Series)
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Frontierswoman Sayward Luckett's struggles in Ohio during the late 18th-century and early 19th-century. (333 mins.)
 
29.
Lewis & Clark: Great Journey West (2002 Short Film)
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This documentary chronicles the Lewis and Clark expedition and breathtaking landscape they crossed while searching for the northwest passage. (Source: Netflix) (42 mins.)
Director: Bruce Neibaur
 
30.
The President's Lady (1953)
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The story of president Andrew Jackson from his early years, the film begins when he meets Rachel Donaldson Robards. The plot concentrates on the scandal concerning the legality of their marriage and how they overcame the difficulties. (96 mins.)
Director: Henry Levin
 
31.
Tecumseh: The Last Warrior (1995 TV Movie)
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This western began in 1812 when the settlers tried to take away more and more territories from the indians... (92 mins.)
Director: Larry Elikann
 
32.
The Buccaneer (1958)
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During the War of 1812 against the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland: General Andrew Jackson... (119 mins.)
Director: Anthony Quinn
 
33.
Battle of New Orleans (????)
In 1814, Jean Lafitte, better known as the Prince of Pirates, is wanted by all US officials. The elusive Lafitte must convince himself and his buccaneers to embark on a rescue mission in order to save the country that hates him the most.
 
34.
The House of the Seven Gables (1940)
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Fighting over an inheritance, one Pyncheon brother frames the other for murder. (89 mins.)
Director: Joe May
 
35.
Seminole (1953)
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A cavalry lieutenant on trial for murder recounts his efforts make peace with the Seminole Indian tribe, under an evil major. (87 mins.)
Director: Budd Boetticher
 
36.
True Women (1997 TV Movie)
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True Women is a sweeping saga of love, war and adventure. Spanning five decades from the Texas Revolution through the Civil War... (183 mins.)
Director: Karen Arthur
 
37.
Amistad (1997)
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About a 1839 mutiny aboard a slave ship that is traveling towards the northeastern coast of America. Much of the story involves a court-room drama about the free man who led the revolt. (155 mins.)
 
38.
The Alamo (1960)
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A small band of soldiers sacrifice their lives in hopeless combat against a massive army in order to prevent a tyrant from smashing the new Republic of Texas. (167 mins.)
Director: John Wayne
 
39.
One Man's Hero (1999)
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"One Man's Hero" tells the little-known story of the "St. Patrick's Battalion" or "San Patricios," a... (121 mins.)
Director: Lance Hool
 
40.
North and South (1985 Mini-Series)
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Two friends, one northern and one southern, struggle to maintain their friendship as events build towards the American Civil War. (561 mins.)
 
41.
They Died with Their Boots On (1941)
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A highly fictionalized account of the life of George Armstrong Custer from his arrival at West Point... (140 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
 
42.
The Arsenal (????)
Abolitionist John Brown planned to raid the federal arsenal in Harpers Ferry, arm the local slaves, and ignite a massive revolt in the South...
 
43.
Gods and Generals (2003)
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The rise and fall of legendary war hero Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson as he leads the Confederacy to great success against the Union from 1861 to 1863. Prequel to the 1993 classic "Gettysburg". (219 mins.)
 
44.
Gettysburg (1993)
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In 1863, the Northern and Southern forces fight at Gettysburg in the decisive battle of the American Civil War. (271 mins.)
 
45.
Cold Mountain (2003)
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In the waning days of the American Civil War, a wounded soldier embarks on a perilous journey back home to Cold Mountain, North Carolina to reunite with his sweetheart. (154 mins.)
 
46.
Glory (1989)
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Robert Gould Shaw leads the US Civil War's first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices of both his own Union army and the Confederates. (122 mins.)
Director: Edward Zwick
 
47.
Andersonville (1996 TV Movie)
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The story of the most notorious Confederate prisoner of war camp in the American Civil War. (167 mins.)
 
48.
The Hunley (1999 TV Movie)
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CSS Hunley tells the incredible true story of the crew of the manually propelled submarine CSS Hunley... (94 mins.)
Director: John Gray
 
49.
East of Eden (1981 Mini-Series)
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Screen adaptation of John Steinbeck's novel which begins in the years after the American Civil War and, through the story of the Trask family, brings to light a struggle and conflict inherent in the human condition. (480 mins.)
 
50.
Fort Apache (1948)
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At Fort Apache, an honorable and veteran war captain finds conflict when his regime is placed under the command of a young, glory hungry lieutenant colonel with no respect for the local Indian tribe. (125 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
51.
Dances with Wolves (1990)
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Lt. John Dunbar, exiled to a remote western Civil War outpost, befriends wolves and Indians, making him an intolerable aberration in the military. (181 mins.)
Director: Kevin Costner
 
52.
Little House on the Prairie (2005 Mini-Series)
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(95 mins.)
 
53.
Roots: The Next Generations (1979 Mini-Series)
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The dramatization of Alex Haley's family line from post Civil War America to the writer's search for his roots. (840 mins.)
 
54.
Washington Square (1997)
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Catherine Sloper has found the man of her dreams in Morris Townsend, but her plans to marry him are strongly opposed by her father... (115 mins.)
 
55.
The Bostonians (1984)
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A Boston feminist and a conservative Southern lawyer contend for the heart and mind of a beautiful and bright girl unsure of her future. (122 mins.)
Director: James Ivory
 
56.
The Age of Innocence (1993)
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A tale of nineteenth-century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin. (139 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
57.
The Magnificent Seven (1960)
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An oppressed Mexican peasant village assembles seven gunfighters to help defend their homes. (128 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
 
58.
Tombstone (1993)
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A successful lawman's plans to retire anonymously in Tombstone, Arizona, are disrupted by the kind of outlaws he was famous for eliminating. (130 mins.)
 
59.
Geronimo: An American Legend (1993)
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The story of the Apache chief and his armed resistance to the US Government's subjugation of his people. (115 mins.)
Director: Walter Hill
 
60.
True Grit (2010)
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A tough U.S. Marshal helps a stubborn teenager track down her father's murderer. (110 mins.)
 
61.
Show Boat (1936)
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Despite her mother's objections, the naive young daughter of a show boat captain is thrust into the limelight as the company's new leading lady. (113 mins.)
Director: James Whale
 
62.
My Antonia (1995 TV Movie)
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Life in rural Nebraska in the late 1890s. (100 mins.)
Director: Joseph Sargent
 
63.
Shane (1953)
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A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smoldering settler/rancher conflict forces him to act. (118 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
 
64.
Rough Riders (1997 TV Series)
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Undersecretary of the Navy Theodore Roosevelt resigns to form a volunteer militia unit called "The Rough Riders" to fight in the Spanish American War. (240 mins.)
Director: John Milius
 
65.
Posse (1993)
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A group of mostly black infantrymen return from the Spanish-American War with a cache of gold. They... (111 mins.)
 
66.
Belle of the Nineties (1934)
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Ruby Carter, the American Beauty queen of the night club-sporting world, shifts her operations from St... (73 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
 
67.
Amigo (2010)
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A fictional account of events during the Philippine-American War. (124 mins.)
Director: John Sayles
 
68.
The Real Glory (1939)
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A small American contingent tries to train rural tribesmen to defend themselves against fanatical Muslim radicals in 1906 Philippines. (96 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
 
69.
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)
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In the year before the 1904 St Louis World's Fair, the four Smith daughters learn lessons of life and love, even as they prepare for a reluctant move to New York. (113 mins.)
 
70.
Ah, Wilderness! (1935)
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Story of small-town life in turn-of-the-century America, and a young boy's problems facing adolescence. (98 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
 
71.
Ragtime (1981)
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A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early 1900s New York City. (155 mins.)
Director: Milos Forman
 
72.
The Great Race (1965)
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When a popular daredevil proposes an automobile race across three continents, his arch rival vows to beat him, while an ambitious female reporter has her own plans for victory. (160 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
 
73.
The Color Purple (1985)
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A black Southern woman struggles to find her identity after suffering years of abuse from her father and others over 40 years. (154 mins.)
 
74.
Avalon (1990)
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A Polish-Jewish family comes to the USA at the beginning of the Twentieth Century. There, the family and their children try to make themselves a better future in the so-called promised land. (128 mins.)
Director: Barry Levinson
 
75.
Somewhere in Time (1980)
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A Chicago playwright uses self-hypnosis to find the actress whose vintage portrait hangs in a grand hotel. (103 mins.)
Director: Jeannot Szwarc
 
76.
The Music Man (1962)
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Harold Hill poses as a boys' band leader to con naive Iowa townsfolk. (151 mins.)
Director: Morton DaCosta
 
77.
Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962)
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Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive homelife, fused by a drug-addicted mother... (174 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
78.
Nickelodeon (1976)
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This homage to the childhood days of the motion pictures starts in 1910, when the young attorney Leo... (121 mins.)
 
79.
On Moonlight Bay (1951)
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The Winfield family moves into a new house in a small town in Indiana. Tomboy Marjorie Winfield begins... (95 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
 
80.
East of Eden (1955)
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A wilful young man contends against his brother for the attention of their religious father while reconnecting with his estranged mother and falling for his brother's girlfriend. (115 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
 
81.
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
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A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the soul-destroying horror of World War I. (136 mins.)
Director: Lewis Milestone
 
82.
A Farewell to Arms (1957)
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An English nurse and an American soldier on the Italian front during World War I fall in love, but the horrors surrounding them test their romance to the limit. (152 mins.)
Director: Charles Vidor
 
83.
Johnny Got His Gun (1971)
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A World War I soldier, rendered blind, deaf, limbless, and mute by a horrific artillery shell attack, finds a unique way of communicating with his doctors. (111 mins.)
Director: Dalton Trumbo
 
84.
A River Runs Through It (1992)
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The story about two sons of a stern minister -- one reserved, one rebellious -- growing up in rural Montana while devoted to fly fishing. (123 mins.)
Director: Robert Redford
 
85.
The Great Gatsby (1974)
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A Midwesterner becomes fascinated with his nouveau riche neighbor, who obsesses over his lost love. (144 mins.)
Director: Jack Clayton
 
86.
Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967)
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Millie comes to town in the roaring twenties to encounter flappers, sexuality and white slavers. (138 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
87.
Splendor in the Grass (1961)
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A fragile Kansas girl's love for a handsome young man from the town's most powerful family drives her to heartbreak and madness. (124 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
 
88.
Auntie Mame (1958)
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An orphan goes to live with his free-spirited aunt. Conflict ensues when the executor of his father's estate objects to the aunt's lifestyle. (143 mins.)
Director: Morton DaCosta
 
89.
Gabriel Over the White House (1933)
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A political hack becomes President during the height of the Depression and undergoes a metamorphosis into an incorruptible statesman after a near-fatal accident. (86 mins.)
Director: Gregory LaCava
 
90.
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
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Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his kids against prejudice. (129 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
 
91.
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
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During the Spanish Civil War, an American allied with the Republicans finds romance during a desperate mission to blow up a strategically important bridge. (170 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
 
92.
Paper Moon (1973)
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During the Great Depression, a con man finds himself saddled with a young girl who may or may not be his daughter, and the two forge an unlikely partnership. (102 mins.)
 
93.
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)
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The lives of a disparate group of contestants intertwine in an inhumanely grueling dance marathon. (129 mins.)
Director: Sydney Pollack
 
94.
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
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A somewhat romanticized account of the career of the notoriously violent bank robbing couple and their gang. (111 mins.)
Director: Arthur Penn
 
95.
Where the Red Fern Grows (2003)
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Where the Red Fern Grows is the heartwarming and adventurous tale for all ages about a young boy and his quest for his own red-bone hound hunting dogs. (86 mins.)
 
96.
The Homecoming (1973)
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In a dreary North London flat, the site of perpetual psychological warfare, a philosophy professor visits his family after a nine-year absence and introduces the four men - father, uncle and two brothers - to his wife. (111 mins.)
Director: Peter Hall
 
97.
The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
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A poor Midwest family is forced off of their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression. (129 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
98.
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
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A dramatization of the Japanese attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor and the series of American blunders that allowed it to happen. (144 mins.)
 
99.
Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)
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Woodrow is discharged from the military for hay fever, but fabricates receiving an heroic honorable discharge before returning home. (101 mins.)
Director: Preston Sturges
 
100.
A Bridge Too Far (1977)
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Operation Market Garden, September 1944: The Allies attempt to capture several strategically important bridges in the Netherlands in the hope of breaking the German lines. However, mismanagement and poor planning result in its failure. (175 mins.)