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1. The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

R | 99 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

8.1
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88 Metascore

The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous hotel from the fictional Republic of Zubrowka between the first and second World Wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend.

Writers: Stefan Zweig, Wes Anderson, Hugo Guinness | Director: Wes Anderson | Stars: Ralph Fiennes, F. Murray Abraham, Mathieu Amalric, Adrien Brody

Votes: 379,436

2. Children of Men (2006)

R | 109 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.9
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84 Metascore

In 2027, in a chaotic world in which women have become somehow infertile, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea.

Writers: Alfonso Cuarón, Timothy J. Sexton, David Arata, Mark Fergus, Hawk Ostby, P.D. James | Director: Alfonso Cuarón | Stars: Julianne Moore, Clive Owen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Caine

Votes: 336,758

3. Empire of the Sun (1987)

PG | 153 min | Drama, History, War

7.8
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60 Metascore

A young English boy struggles to survive under Japanese occupation during World War II.

Writers: J.G. Ballard, Tom Stoppard | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers

Votes: 82,830

4. Midway (1976)

PG | 132 min | Action, Drama, History

6.8
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A dramatization of the battle that became the turning point of the Pacific Theatre of World War II.

Writer: Donald S. Sanford | Director: Jack Smight | Stars: Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda, James Coburn, Glenn Ford

Votes: 12,736

5. Snow Falling on Cedars (1999)

PG-13 | 127 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.8
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44 Metascore

A U.S. Japanese fisherman may have killed his neighbor Carl at sea. In the 1950s, race figures into the trial. So does reporter Ishmael.

Writers: David Guterson, Ronald Bass, Scott Hicks | Director: Scott Hicks | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Max von Sydow, Yûki Kudô, Reeve Carney

Votes: 12,095

6. Tea with Mussolini (1999)

PG | 117 min | Drama, Comedy, War

6.9
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53 Metascore

1935. A group of elderly British women, who the Italians have named the Scorpioni, have chosen Italy, specifically Florence, as a place to live to blend their proper British sensibilities ... See full summary »

Writers: John Mortimer, Franco Zeffirelli | Director: Franco Zeffirelli | Stars: Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, Joan Plowright, Cher

Votes: 8,891

7. Night Train to Munich (1940)

Not Rated | 90 min | Comedy, Thriller, War

7.3
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When the Germans march into Prague, armour-plating inventor Dr Bomasch flees to England. His daughter Anna escapes from arrest to join him, but the Gestapo manage to kidnap them both back ... See full summary »

Writers: Gordon Wellesley, Sidney Gilliat, Frank Launder | Director: Carol Reed | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Rex Harrison, Paul Henreid, Basil Radford

Votes: 2,680

8. Come See the Paradise (1990)

R | 138 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.7
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Portraying one of the shadier details of American history, this is the story of Jack McGurn, who comes to Los Angeles in 1936. He gets a job at a movie theatre in Little Tokyo and falls in ... See full summary »

Writer: Alan Parker | Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Dennis Quaid, Tamlyn Tomita, Sab Shimono, Shizuko Hoshi

Votes: 2,003

9. Wild in the Streets (1968)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.1
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A young man gains significant political influence as the leader of a counterculture rock band with his rallying cry of voting rights for teenagers.

Writer: Robert Thom | Director: Barry Shear | Stars: Christopher Jones, Shelley Winters, Diane Varsi, Hal Holbrook

Votes: 1,265

10. Baby Blue Marine (1976)

PG | 90 min | Drama

5.9
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A young man joins the Marines during WWII but fails to meet qualifications so is washed out and sent home in a light blue uniform which apparently indicates his status. He meets a real war ... See full summary »

Writer: Stanford Whitmore | Director: John D. Hancock | Stars: Jan-Michael Vincent, Glynnis O'Connor, Katherine Helmond, Dana Elcar

Votes: 392

11. I'll Remember April (2000)

90 min | Drama, Family, War

6.5
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Four young boys find a shipwrecked Japanese sailor during World War II and struggle with the decision to save him.

Writer: Mark Sanderson | Director: Bob Clark | Stars: Pat Morita, Trevor Morgan, Pam Dawber, Haley Joel Osment

Votes: 545

12. American Pastime (2007)

105 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

6.7
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The dramatic impact W.W.II had in the home-front as U.S. Japanese families were uprooted from their daily lives and placed in internment camps in western States in the early 1940s.

Writers: Desmond Nakano, Tony Kayden | Director: Desmond Nakano | Stars: Aaron Yoo, Olesya Rulin, Carlton Bluford, Sami Roe

Votes: 573

13. Nowhere in Africa (2001)

R | 141 min | Biography, Drama

7.7
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72 Metascore

A German Jewish refugee family moves to and adjusts to a farm life in 1930s Kenya.

Writers: Caroline Link, Stefanie Zweig | Director: Caroline Link | Stars: Juliane Köhler, Merab Ninidze, Matthias Habich, Sidede Onyulo

Votes: 10,363

14. Once Upon a Honeymoon (1942)

Passed | 117 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.5
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In pre-WW2 Europe, a woman notices that wherever her husband goes, the Nazis seem to follow. Meanwhile, a charming reporter is following them...

Writers: Sheridan Gibney, Leo McCarey | Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Ginger Rogers, Cary Grant, Walter Slezak, Albert Dekker

Votes: 1,783

15. To Be Takei (2014)

94 min | Documentary, Biography

6.9
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66 Metascore

A look at the many roles played by eclectic 77-year-old actor/activist George Takei, whose wit, humor and grace have helped him to become an internationally beloved figure and Internet phenomenon with 7-million Facebook fans and counting.

Director: Jennifer M. Kroot | Stars: George Takei, Brad Takei, Walter Koenig, William Shatner

Votes: 1,132

16. Go for Broke! (1951)

Passed | 92 min | Drama, History, War

6.8
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The story of Japanese-American soldiers who fought in Europe during World War II.

Writer: Robert Pirosh | Director: Robert Pirosh | Stars: Van Johnson, Lane Nakano, George Miki, Akira Fukunaga

Votes: 865

17. Mr. Klein (1976)

123 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Paris, 1942. Robert Klein cannot find any fault with the state of affairs in German-occupied France. He has a well-furnished flat, a mistress, and business is booming. Jews facing ... See full summary »

Writers: Fernando Morandi, Franco Solinas | Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Alain Delon, Jeanne Moreau, Francine Bergé, Juliet Berto

Votes: 3,365

18. The Long Way Home (1997)

120 min | Documentary, History, War

7.5
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The story of the post World War II Jewish refugee situation from liberation to the establishment of the modern state of Israel.

Writer: Mark Jonathan Harris | Director: Mark Jonathan Harris | Stars: Morgan Freeman, Edward Asner, Sean Astin, Martin Landau

Votes: 529

19. Calm at Sea (2011)

90 min | Drama, War

6.6
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A teenager joins the resistance in Nazi-occupied France during World War II.

Writer: Volker Schlöndorff | Director: Volker Schlöndorff | Stars: Léo-Paul Salmain, Marc Barbé, Ulrich Matthes, Jean-Marc Roulot

Votes: 443

20. Farewell to Manzanar (1976 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

8.4
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Fact based drama about one of the internment camps used by the American military during World War II to detain some 100,000 Japanese Americans (most of them U.S. born) following Japan's ... See full summary »

Writers: James D. Houston, Jeanne Houston, John Korty | Director: John Korty | Stars: Yuki Shimoda, Nobu McCarthy, Dori Takeshita, Akemi Kikumura

Votes: 90

21. Northern Pursuit (1943)

Approved | 93 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.6
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A Canadian Mountie of German descent feigns disaffection with his homeland in hopes of infiltrating and thwarting a Nazi sabotage plot.

Writers: Frank Gruber, Alvah Bessie, Leslie T. White | Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Errol Flynn, Julie Bishop, Helmut Dantine, John Ridgely

Votes: 707

22. Littlerock (2010)

83 min | Drama

6.3
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66 Metascore

A powerfully intimate drama that captures the fears and desires of a young Japanese woman lost in the U.S., 'Littlerock' is an affectingly authentic portrait of the bitter-sweet pain of ... See full summary »

Writers: Mike Ott, Atsuko Okatsuka, Carl Bird McLaughlin | Director: Mike Ott | Stars: Atsuko Okatsuka, Cory Zacharia, Rintaro Sawamoto, Roberto 'Sanz' Sanchez

Votes: 407

23. Day of Independence (2003)

27 min | Short

7.0
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The creators of Visas and Virtue (1997) (1997 Academy Award Winner, Best Live Action Short Film) bring you another important historical narrative. This dramatic film, set in a Japanese ... See full summary »

Writers: Chris Tashima, Tim Toyama | Director: Chris Tashima | Stars: Derek Mio, Marcus Toji, Alan Muraoka, Keiko Kawashima

Votes: 43

24. Nazi America: A Secret History (2000 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 92 min | Documentary, History, War

6.7
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A history of the Nazi movement in the United States.

Writer: Greg DeHart | Stars: D. Paul Thomas, Adolf Hitler, Susan Canedy, Charles Higham

Votes: 73

25. The Young and the Dead (2000)

91 min | Documentary, History

7.0
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The Hollywood Memorial Park cemetery was run down and bankrupt. Tyler Cassity, a young visionary from St. Louis, bought it for a song. Not only did he renovate the cemetery (the burial ... See full summary »

Directors: Shari Springer Berman, Robert Pulcini | Stars: Tyler Cassity, Jay Boileau, Peter Bart, Michelle Best

Votes: 98

26. Saturn's Return (2001 TV Short)

26 min | Short, Drama

7.3
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Barney and Dimi are young men in love and are on a trip to visit Dan, Barney's dying father. Dan is planning his suicide and wants Barney there.

Writer: Christos Tsiolkas | Director: Wenona Byrne | Stars: Joel Edgerton, Damian Walshe-Howling, Harold Hopkins, Tina Bursill

Votes: 38

27. Hitler - Beast of Berlin (1939)

Approved | 87 min | Drama, War

4.8
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Hans Memling, a young intellectual, patriotic German, is secretly opposed to the Nazi regime. With the aid of Gustav Schultz, Father Pommer, Anna Wahl and others, he is gleaning accurate ... See full summary »

Writers: Shepard Traube, Fred Myton | Director: Sam Newfield | Stars: Roland Drew, Steffi Duna, Greta Granstedt, Alan Ladd

Votes: 56

28. The Cats of Mirikitani (2006)

74 min | Documentary

8.2
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73 Metascore

Documentary about red-beret-ed Jimmy Mirikitani, a feisty painter working and living on the street, near the World Trade Center, when 9/11 devastates the neighborhood. A nearby film editor,... See full summary »

Director: Linda Hattendorf | Stars: Linda Hattendorf, Jimmy Mirikitani

Votes: 690

29. Les Milles (1995)

103 min | Drama, War

6.4
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A World War II drama where people, many of whom opposed to Nazism, get on board a train from France that could lead them to freedom.

Writers: Sébastien Grall, Jean-Claude Grumberg | Director: Sébastien Grall | Stars: Jean-Pierre Marielle, Ticky Holgado, Rüdiger Vogler, Philippe Noiret

Votes: 185

30. Unfinished Business (1986)

Not Rated | 58 min | Documentary, History, War

6.3
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Spring, 1942: F.D.R. signs executive order 9066, and more than 110,000 Japanese Americans, most of them U.S. citizens, are sent to internment camps. Three young men - Min Yasui, an attorney... See full summary »

Writers: Laura Ide, Jane Kaihatsu, Steven Okazaki, Kei Yokomizo | Director: Steven Okazaki | Stars: Amy Hill, Gordon Hirabayashi, Fred Korematsu, Min Yasui

Votes: 26

31. Rabbit in the Moon (1999)

Documentary, Biography, History

6.4
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Writer: Emiko Omori | Director: Emiko Omori | Stars: Emiko Omori, Chizuko Omori, Frank Emi, Aiko Yoshinaga-Herzig

Votes: 81

32. 442nd

War | Announced

About the most decorated combat unit of WW2 the Japanese American Regimental Combat Team, fighting in Italy and France.

Director: Justin Lin

33. In the Land of Milk and Money (2004)

89 min | Comedy

5.3
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Idyllic Suburbia. Mom 'n' Apple Pie. Or not. This outrageous comedy turns suburban America on its head. Mad cow disease, Corporate Greed, Mob Mentality, the Cult of Motherhood, propaganda, ... See full summary »

Writer: Susan Emshwiller | Director: Susan Emshwiller | Stars: Christopher Coulson, Kim Gillingham, Tom Bower, Janice Davies

Votes: 56

34. Camp FEMA (2009)

88 min | Documentary

8.2
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Recent legislation attempting to legitimize the use of internment camps to detain U.S. citizens in the event of an uprising or civil unrest has many people asking what nation they live in. ... See full summary »

Writer: William Lewis | Director: William Lewis | Stars: Alex Jones, John Stadtmiller, Chuck Baldwin, Michael Badnarik

Votes: 65

35. Wohin und zurück - Teil 1: An uns glaubt Gott nicht mehr - Ferry oder Wie es war (1982 TV Movie)

109 min | Drama

7.7
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After his father is murdered by the Nazis in 1938, a young Viennese Jew named Ferry Tobler flees to Prague, where he joins forces with another expatriate and a sympathetic Czech relief ... See full summary »

Writers: Axel Corti, Georg Stefan Troller | Director: Axel Corti | Stars: Johannes Silberschneider, Barbara Petritsch, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Georg Corten

Votes: 109

36. The War Between Us (1995)

93 min | Drama, History

7.0
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Two Canadian families run into conflict when the Japanese one is interned as official enemy aliens during World War II.

Writer: Sharon Gibbon | Director: Anne Wheeler | Stars: Shannon Lawson, Mieko Ouchi, Robert Wisden, Ian Tracey

Votes: 70

37. WWII: The Lost Color Archives (2000 TV Movie)

171 min | Documentary, War

8.3
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Stars: Eva Braun, Winston Churchill, Joseph Goebbels, Heinrich Himmler

Votes: 93

38. Old Man River (1998)

73 min | Documentary

5.8
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Documentary film version of the stage show in which actress Cynthia Gates Fujikawa explores the story of her father, actor Jerry Fujikawa, who had a long career in films and television, ... See full summary »

Writer: Cynthia Gates Fujikawa | Director: Allan Holzman | Stars: Jerry Fujikawa, Cynthia Gates Fujikawa

Votes: 17

39. Sons and Comrades (1986)

82 min | Drama

6.2
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A Pole who spent time in an internment camp during the war on the Swiss-German border, visits the site many years later and recalls these days. He meets with other Poles confined in the ... See full summary »

Writers: Stanislaw Dygat, Janusz Zaorski | Director: Janusz Zaorski | Stars: Krzysztof Pieczynski, Malgorzata Pieczynska, Joanna Szczepkowska, Maria Pakulnis

Votes: 32

40. Valor with Honor (2010)

85 min | Documentary, History, War

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Valor With Honor: an independent feature documentary on the last interviews of Japanese American WW2 vets that served in 442nd Regimental Combat Team. 442nd is the most decorated American ... See full summary »

Director: Burt Takeuchi

41. The Chessmen (2005)

18 min | Short, Drama

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Based on a short story by Toshio Mori, THE CHESSMEN tells the bittersweet tale of Hatayama Nursery, a Japanese-American-run carnation nursery struggling to survive in the resettlement period after World War II.

Writer: Ken Kokka | Director: Ken Kokka | Stars: Irene Furukawa, Ken Takemoto, Michael Yama, Martin Yu

42. The Truth About Lying (2009 Video)

13 min | Short, Drama

3.7
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A film editor struggling to cope with her brother's death in the Iraq war befriends a World War II veteran who was forced to live in an American Japanese Internment camp in the 1940's.

Writers: Donald Likovich, Alan Edward Bell | Director: Donald Likovich | Stars: Amy Bloom, Kate Krieger, Robert S. Martin III, Blake Kushi

Votes: 7

43. Eric Liddell: Champion of Conviction (2007 Video)

54 min | Documentary, Biography, History

5.5
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Biography of Eric Liddell, Christian missionary to China and one of the Olympic athletes portrayed in the film "Chariots of Fire".

Stars: Norman Cliff, Joe Cotterill, John Keddie, David McCasland

Votes: 6

44. Worlds Apart (2004)

Drama, War

7.0
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A Japanese-American father and son must confront their contrasting views of America within the anti-Japanese climate of a World War II American internment camp.

Writer: Jesse Kobayashi | Director: Jesse Kobayashi | Stars: West Liang, Sab Shimono

Votes: 9

45. The Nisei Farmer (2003)

12 min | Short, Drama, War

7.8
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When the U.S. government makes reparations for the injustices suffered by the Japanese Americans during World War II, memories of a stolen youth resurface for a Nisei (second-generation Japanese American) farmer in northern California.

Writer: Dean Yamada | Director: Dean Yamada | Stars: Steven Kondo, Jude Narita, Deborah O'Brien, Mark Ofuji

Votes: 16

46. Return to Sender (II) (2008)

10 min | Documentary, Short

7.3
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Imagine, three thousand boats, filled with 125,000 people, sailing over a small 90-mile patch of sea that might as well have spanned thousands of miles. On this sea, refugees sailed between... See full summary »

Writer: Sarah Bailin | Directors: Emma Bailin, Sarah Bailin

Votes: 9

47. One of Many (2006)

PG-13 | 19 min | Short, Drama, History

6.7
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In 1942, shortly after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, 120,000 people of Japanese descent were uprooted from their lives and forced into ten different internment camps across the United States... See full summary »

Writer: Bryan Yokomi | Director: Bryan Yokomi | Stars: Roy Vongtama, Michael Yama, Candice Macalino, Colin Yokomi

Votes: 18

48. Varian Fry: The Artists' Schindler (1997)

51 min | Documentary, Biography

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The true story of Varian Fry, an American who helped rescue over a thousand artists, writers, scientists, labor leaders, intellectuals and others, from the grasp of Nazi Germany.

Director: David Kerr | Stars: Sean Barrett, Stephanie Barron, Miriam Davenport Ebel, Justus Rosenberg

49. The Pool: Reflections of the Japanese-Canadian Internment (1992)

55 min | Documentary

7.2
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Writer: Joan Griffin | Director: Mark de Valk

Votes: 6

50. Conscience and the Constitution (2000)

57 min | Documentary, War

7.5
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Americans refused to be drafted from the concentration camp at Heart Mountain, Wyoming. Ready to fight, but not before their rights as U.S. citizens were restored and families released.

Writer: Frank Abe | Director: Frank Abe | Stars: Jim French, Lawson Fusao Inada, Mako, Stephen Sumida

Votes: 16