Most Popular "Based On Journal" Titles
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1. 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.
2. 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 »
3. 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.
4. 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 »
Writers: Henry S. Villard, James Nagel, Allan Scott, Dimitri Villard, Clancy Sigal, Anna Hamilton Phelan | Director: Richard Attenborough | Stars: Sandra Bullock, Chris O'Donnell, Mackenzie Astin, Margot Steinberg
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.
6. The Diary of Anne Frank (1980 TV Movie)
109 min | Biography, Drama
The story of a 13-year-old Jewish girl and her family who are forced into hiding by the Nazis during World War II.
7. The Story of Adele H (1975)
PG | 96 min | Biography, Drama, History
Adèle Hugo's unrequited love for a lieutenant.
Writers: François Truffaut, Jean Gruault, Suzanne Schiffman, Frances Vernor Guille, Adèle Hugo | Director: François Truffaut | Stars: Isabelle Adjani, Bruce Robinson, Sylvia Marriott, Joseph Blatchley
8. The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank (1988 TV Movie)
95 min | Drama, History, War
During the Nazi occupation of Amsterdam, Otto Frank decides to hide his family, who are Jewish, after his daughter Margot is called to appear for transport to a Nazi labour camp. Miep Gies,... See full summary »
9. Beyond Enemy Lines (2004)
127 min | Drama, History, War
A story of the infantry regiment 61 that fought from Syväri to the Karelian Ishtmus.
10. 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.
11. 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 »
12. The Scarlet Empress (1934)
Approved | 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 »
13. 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.
14. Ich war neunzehn (1968)
115 min | Biography, Drama, History
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. Rugged Gold (1994 TV Movie)
120 min | Drama, Adventure
In 1950s, a windowed mother falls for an Alaskan gold miner, so they move to the Alaskan wilderness and try to find gold and happiness.
17. 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 »
18. Sign of the Beast (1981)
120 min | Drama, War
Follows several Finnish officers and soldiers during World War II, mainly in the Finnish headquarters.