Most Popular "Heroic" Titles
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1. Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003)
TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy
A young woman is forced to fulfill her destiny of fighting vampires and demons with the help of her friends all the while struggling to live a normal teenage life of heart break and drama.
2. Troy (2004)
R | 163 min | Drama, History, Romance
An adaptation of Homer's great epic, the film follows the assault on Troy by the united Greek forces and chronicles the fates of the men involved.
Votes: 413,068 | Gross: $133.23M
4. We Were Soldiers (2002)
R | 138 min | Action, Drama, History
The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it, while their wives wait nervously and anxiously at home for the good news or the bad news.
Votes: 111,331 | Gross: $78.12M
6. The Odyssey (1997– )
PG-13 | 176 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
This lavish small-screen adaptation of Homer's ancient epic--replete with Maltese and Turkish locations, state-of-the-art special effects, and many bronzed muscles gleaming with sweat--... See full summary »
7. True Crime (1999)
R | 127 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Can an over-the-hill journalist uncover the evidence that can prove a death row inmate's innocence just hours before his execution?
Votes: 27,074 | Gross: $16.64M
10. The Scarlet Pimpernel (1999– )
540 min | Adventure, Drama
During the turmoil of the French Revolution, English aristocrat Percy Blakeney, often aided by his League of friends, secretly undertakes various daring missions as the Scarlet Pimpernel.
11. Oni srazhalis za rodinu (1975)
137 min | Drama, War
In July 1942, in the Second World War, the rearguard of the Red army protects the bridgehead of the Don River against the German army while the retreating soviet troops cross the bridge. ... See full summary »
12. Violent Saturday (1955)
Not Rated | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Three men case a small town very carefully, with plans to rob the bank on the upcoming Saturday, which turns violent and deadly.
13. Saving the Titanic (2012 TV Movie)
104 min | Drama, History
The story of the engineers who worked tirelessly to keep the electric power running as the Titanic sank. Their selfless actions kept the lights on and the electric lifeboat winches operational to facilitate the survival of others.
14. Crvena zemlja (1975)
R | 91 min | Drama, Romance, War
In Autumn of 1941, the German army, determined to put down a Communist-led uprising in Serbia, is conducting a policy of killing 100 hostages for any German soldier killed. The city of ... See full summary »
15. My Man Adam (1985)
R | 83 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller
A pizza delivery lad, who fantasises about his dream girl and what heroic deed he can perform to make her notice him, gets involved in a murder.
16. Mega Man (1987 Video Game)
E | Action, Sci-Fi
A housekeeping robot volunteers to become a superhero to stop a mad scientist from world domination.
17. Men of Texas (1942)
Approved | 82 min | Drama, History, Western
Played by Robert Stack, Barry Conovan, a newspaperman, is sent to Texas some years after the death of Sam Houston, with the aim of getting the real skinny on the grand old man. He unearths ... See full summary »
18. Samson (1961)
117 min | Drama, Romance, War
During the Nazi occupation, Jewish prisoner Jakub Gold is released from jail and works as a gravedigger in the Warsaw ghetto. Although he manages to escape and keeps hiding in private apartments, he tries to get back to the ghetto.
19. Bucky O'Hare (1992 Video Game)
Not Rated | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A simple 2-D scrolling shooter where you walk, fly or drive through various waves of animated cannon-fodder animals.
20. The Great Man Votes (1939)
Passed | 72 min | Drama
In 1923, Gregory Vance, a widower with two children, is a former scholar who has turned from book-to-bottle. He works, slightly, as a night-watchman and his children, who know him for what ... See full summary »
21. Ernst Thälmann - Führer seiner Klasse (1955)
140 min | Biography, Drama, History
The second part of the Ernst Thaelmann films encompasses the time period between 1930 and Thaelmann's murder in 1944. It shows Thaelmann's battle to achieve a united front with all German ... See full summary »
22. Little Sister's vs. Big Brother (2002)
71 min | Documentary
The story of how Little Sister's, a small bookstore in the heart of Vancouver's gay and lesbian community, has flourished in the face of book seizures and bombings. At the center of the ... See full summary »
24. We Are Angels (1997 Video Game)
Action, Adventure, Comedy
Animated 2D platformer based on the Italian TV series of the same name. Heroic fake monk Orso must escape jail and defeat Santillana, the strongman of San Rolando village. You get FMV briefings from Orso. The game has six stages.
26. Ranger Danger
Short, Comedy, Horror | Post-production
In this horror/comedy short, a sweet naive Forest Ranger Johnny, eager for more responsibility, gets more than he bargained for when a raving Final Girl barrels into his cabin.
32. Husinska buna (1980 TV Movie)
88 min | Drama
This is the true story of the miners who were seeking their rights by doing the hardest job in the world. Husinska rebellion is an armed resistance miners mine Krek against the violence of ... See full summary »
35. Maometto secondo (2005 Video)
Not Rated | 174 min | Drama, Musical
It was customary for Rossini to modify his scores and develop second and third versions for theatres that wanted to stage his operas. The Maometto II here recorded corresponds only in part ... See full summary »
Bat Masterson (1958–1961)
Flume to the Mother Lode
30 min | Western
Bat and his partners fleece an unscrupulous businessman out of half the profits in a gold mine. He exacts revenge by buying up the timber they need to shore up the mine walls, then tries to kill the men with an explosion in the mine.
Bat Masterson (1958–1961)
The Rage of Princess Ann
30 min | Western
Bat has an interest in a mine in Colorado and discovers its conditions are unsafe, but the general manager is forcing the miners to work in it anyway. He decides to convince the other owners including its pretty namesake to improve safety.