Most Popular "Based On Journal" Titles
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1. Henry & June (1990)
NC-17 | 136 min | Biography, Drama
In 1931 Paris, Anais Nin meets Henry Miller and his wife June. Intrigued by them both, she begins expanding her sexual horizons with her husband Hugo as well as with Henry and others. June ... See full summary »
Votes: 10,176 | Gross: $11.57M
2. The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)
Approved | 180 min | Biography, Drama, Family
Harrowing story of a young Jewish girl who, with her family and their friends, is forced into hiding in an attic in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam.
3. In Love and War (1996)
PG-13 | 113 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
Reporter Ernest Hemingway is an ambulance driver in Italy during World War I. While bravely risking his life in the line of duty, he is injured and ends up in the hospital, where he falls ... See full summary »
Votes: 6,876 | Gross: $14.47M
4. Anne Frank: The Whole Story (2001 TV Mini-Series)
TV-14 | 120 min | Biography, Drama, War
When the war began, she was only a little girl. When it ended, she was the voice of a generation... A compassionate and sensitive televisual portrait of the Holocaust's greatest diarist.
5. The Downfall of Berlin: Anonyma (2008)
Unrated | 131 min | Drama, History, War
A woman tries to survive the invasion of Berlin by the Soviet troops during the last days of World War II.
Votes: 4,708 | Gross: $0.29M
6. The Scarlet Empress (1934)
Not Rated | 104 min | Drama, History, Romance
Young Princess Sophia of Germany is taken to Russia to marry the half-wit Grand Duke Peter, son of the Empress. The domineering Empress hopes to improve the royal blood line. Sophia doesn't... See full summary »
9. The Iron Triangle (1989)
R | 91 min | Drama, War
Based on the diary of an unknown Viet Cong soldier, this film provides a sympathetic look at a Viet Cong soldier who protected a captured American soldier whom he believed did not kill him ... See full summary »
11. The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank (1988 TV Movie)
95 min | Drama, History, War
Miep Gies' struggle to keep Anne Frank and her family hidden and safe inside the secret annex, as the Nazis turn Amsterdam upside-down.
12. Gie (2005)
147 min | Biography, Drama
Soe Hok Gie is an activist who lived in the sixties. Set in the darkest era of Indonesian modern history, GIE is an interpretation of what happened based on his journal.
13. The Goebbels Experiment (2005)
108 min | Documentary, Biography, History
Through archival footage and dramatic readings of his personal writings, the life of Nazi Germany's Propaganda Minister, Josef Goebbels, is examined.
Votes: 852 | Gross: $0.05M
14. Ich war neunzehn (1968)
115 min | Biography, Drama, War
April 1945: Gregor Hecker, 19 years of age, reaches the outskirts of Berlin as part of the Red Army's scouting team. Having fled Germany with his family when he was eight, he is confronted ... See full summary »
16. En compagnie d'Antonin Artaud (1993)
Unrated | 90 min | Biography, Drama
May, 1946, in Paris young poet Jacques Prevel meets Antonin Artaud, the actor, artist, and writer just released from a mental asylum. Over ten months, we follow the mad Artaud from his ... See full summary »