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1. Foreign Correspondent (1940)

Not Rated | 120 min | Action, Romance, Thriller

7.6
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On the eve of World War II, a young American reporter tries to expose enemy agents in London.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, George Sanders

Votes: 14,599

2. Z (1969)

PG | 127 min | Crime, Drama, History

8.2
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Following the murder of a prominent leftist, an investigator tries to uncover the truth while government officials attempt to cover up their roles.

Director: Costa-Gavras | Stars: Yves Montand, Irene Papas, Jean-Louis Trintignant, François Périer

Votes: 19,118 | Gross: $0.08M

3. In the Time of the Butterflies (2001 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.8
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In the Time of the Butterflies is inspired by the true story of the three Mirabal sisters who, in 1960, were murdered for their part in an underground plot to overthrow the government.

Director: Mariano Barroso | Stars: Salma Hayek, Lumi Cavazos, Edward James Olmos, Mía Maestro

Votes: 1,859

4. Romero (1989)

PG-13 | 102 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.3
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The life and work of Archbishop Oscar Romero who opposed, at great personal risk, the tyrannical repression in El Salvador.

Director: John Duigan | Stars: Raul Julia, Richard Jordan, Ana Alicia, Eddie Velez

Votes: 1,768 | Gross: $1.32M

5. Special Bulletin (1983 TV Movie)

103 min | Drama

7.8
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A TV reporter and cameraman are taken hostage on a tugboat while covering a workers strike. The demands of the hostage-takers are to collect all the nuclear detonators in the Charleston, SC... See full summary »

Director: Edward Zwick | Stars: Ed Flanders, Kathryn Walker, Roxanne Hart, Christopher Allport

Votes: 814

6. Land of Plenty (2004)

123 min | Drama, War

6.5
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62 Metascore

A drama that investigates anxiety and disillusionment in America.

Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Michelle Williams, John Diehl, Wendell Pierce, Shaun Toub

Votes: 3,449

7. Basement (2010)

77 min | Horror, Thriller

2.3
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Six friends are lured to an underground basement for a sinister experiment, will they escape, but most importantly will they live or die?

Director: Asham Kamboj | Stars: Danny Dyer, Jimi Mistry, Kierston Wareing, Emily Beecham

Votes: 589

8. Rosa Luxemburg (1986)

122 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.0
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After years of political agitation, Rosa Luxemburg, Karl Liebknecht, and Leo Jogiches form a revolutionary German party, the Spartacists.

Director: Margarethe von Trotta | Stars: Barbara Sukowa, Daniel Olbrychski, Otto Sander, Adelheid Arndt

Votes: 879

9. Titanic Town (1998)

100 min | Drama

6.6
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73 Metascore

A Belfast housewife takes up the peace cause which causes her family trouble with IRA sympathizers.

Director: Roger Michell | Stars: Julie Walters, Ciarán Hinds, Nuala O'Neill, James Loughran

Votes: 361 | Gross: $0.06M

10. A Single Woman (2008)

PG | 95 min | Biography

6.5
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A Single Woman is a distinct, lively portrait of Jeannette Rankin (the first American woman elected to Congress; also a suffragist, peace activist and reformer) that takes us from her ... See full summary »

Director: Kamala Lopez | Stars: Patricia Arquette, Joyce Julianne Auer, Karen Black, Traber Burns

Votes: 42

11. La chica del sur (2012)

94 min | Documentary

7.2
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Lim Su-kyung (also spelled as Lim Soo-kyung) attended the 13th World Festival of Youth and Students, held in North Korea in 1989, without first obtaining permission from the South Korean ... See full summary »

Director: José Luis García | Stars: Im Su-kyong, Alejandro Kim

Votes: 152

12. Midas Run (1969)

M | 106 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.7
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A veteran secret service officer from Britain hijacks a government shipment of $15 million of gold out of an irritation for never being knighted.

Director: Alf Kjellin | Stars: Fred Astaire, Richard Crenna, Anne Heywood, Ralph Richardson

Votes: 76

13. Everything Happens at Night (1939)

Approved | 78 min | Comedy, Drama

6.0
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Two competing reporters fall in love with the daughter of a Nobel Prize winner living in hiding.

Director: Irving Cummings | Stars: Sonja Henie, Ray Milland, Robert Cummings, Maurice Moscovitch

Votes: 132

14. This Is What Democracy Looks Like (2000)

72 min | Documentary

7.8
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A filmed account of the street protests against the World Trade Organization Summit in Seattle, Washington, USA in 1999.

Directors: Jill Friedberg, Rick Rowley | Stars: Noam Chomsky, Michael Franti, Susan Sarandon, Vandana Shiva

Votes: 326

15. In the King of Prussia (1983)

92 min | Drama

6.8
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Dramatization of the trial of Christian anti-war activists, known collectively as the "Plowshares Eight". In September 1980, they broke into a General Electric weapons plant in King of ... See full summary »

Director: Emile de Antonio | Stars: Daniel Berrigan, Philip Berrigan, Futura 2000, Dean Hammer

Votes: 41

16. Fucking Different Tel Aviv (2009)

94 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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14 gay and lesbian filmmakers from Tel Aviv present short films about their sexuality.

Directors: Stephanie Abramovich, Avital Barak, Hila Ben Baruch, Yossi Brauman, Eyal Bromberg, Sie Gal, Yair Hochner, Eran Koblik Kedar, Sivan Levy, Yasmin Max, Nir Ne'eman, Ricardo Rojstaczer, Anat Salomon, November Wanderin, Elad Zakai | Stars: Yossi Almong, Roii Amoya, Uri Avrahami, Eliana Bakier

Votes: 32

17. Sa kabila ng lahat (1991)

122 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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A Newsreporter Is Involved In A Extra-Marital Affair With A City Mayor,However Things Starting To Get Worse When He Suffered A Heart Attack.The Scandal Shatters Her Career,And So Her Life ... See full summary »

Director: Lino Brocka | Stars: Dina Bonnevie, Tonton Gutierrez, Nanette Medved, Celeste Legaspi

Votes: 6

18. Peace One Day (2004)

80 min | Documentary

7.9
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The story of Jeremy Gilley's attempts to persuade the global community via the United Nations to sanction officially a day without conflict; a ceasefire day; a global day of Peace.

Director: Jeremy Gilley | Stars: The Dalai Lama, Kofi Annan, Jeremy Gilley, Judi Dench

Votes: 130

19. Joschka und Herr Fischer (2011)

138 min | Documentary, Biography, History

6.8
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He was a student activist, an urban guerrilla, a taxi driver; Joseph "Joschka" Fischer emerged from the Extra-parliamentary Opposition (APO) to become Hessen's trainer-clad environment ... See full summary »

Director: Pepe Danquart | Stars: Joschka Fischer, Hans Koschnick, Katharina Thalbach, Peter Grohmann

Votes: 165

20. Das Kommando (2004 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Thriller

5.5
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General Heinz Büchner is in charge of a special unit of the German army. His son Christopher is a member of the unit. They get the mission to take out a band of terrorists that plan an attack on the American headquarters in Heidelberg.

Director: Thomas Bohn | Stars: Robert Atzorn, Jens Atzorn, Iris Berben, Oona-Devi Liebich

Votes: 66

21. 68 (2008 TV Movie)

110 min | Documentary, History, War

7.9
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From Washington to Saigon, Rome to Mexico, Paris to London, a wave of demonstrations shakes the world. 68 travels back in time to war torn Vietnam, freed and occupied Prague, Paris demonstrating, revolution in the Americas.

Director: Patrick Rotman | Stars: Edouard Balladur, The Beatles, Claude Berri, Leonid Brezhnev

Votes: 50

22. Paying the Price for Peace (2016)

117 min | Documentary, Biography, History

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Vietnam veteran S. Brian Willson pays the price for peace by calling attention to the US government's defiance of international law through endless illegal wars.

Stars: Medea Benjamin, Leah Bolger, Blase Bonpane, Roy Bourgeois

23. La Vida bajo las Bombas (2007)

78 min | Documentary

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The life of civilians during the 2006 bombing in Lebanon.

Director: Flavio Signore

24. I Was a Vagina Before I Was a Black Man (2009)

25 min | Documentary, Short, Comedy

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For four days, the normally sleepy streets of downtown Saint Paul, Minnesota were engulfed in riots, demonstrations, discord and tear gas during the 2008 Republican National Convention.

Directors: Bruce Ervin, John Ervin | Star: John Ervin

25. Linus Pauling, Crusading Scientist (1977)

57 min | Documentary

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The documentary traces Pauling's unique achievements as both scientist and peace crusader. He enthusiastically describes the events leading to his first Nobel award, for chemistry, while ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Richter | Stars: Barclay Kamb, Linda Pauling Kamb, Ava Helen Pauling, Linus Pauling

26. Scott Camil Will Not Die (2011)

84 min | Documentary, History

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A documentary portrait of Scott Camil, peace activist, educator, Winter Soldier, and Vietnam War Veteran.

Director: Georg Koszulinski | Stars: Scott Camil, Lois Hensel, Anthony Maroun, Richard Nixon

27. Ben Spock, Baby Doctor (1996 Video)

57 min | Documentary

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Pediatric science pioneer, best selling author of books on child rearing, Olympic gold medal winner, peace activist, Presidential candidate, sailor--the life and times of one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.

Director: Robert Richter | Stars: Mary Morgan, William Sloane Coffin, Benjamin Spock

28. P.O.V. (1988– )
Episode: Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin (2003)

83 min | Documentary

7.8
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Documentary on Bayard Rustin, best-remembered as the organizer of the 1963 March on Washington.

Directors: Nancy D. Kates, Bennett Singer | Stars: Bayard Rustin, Dorothy Jackson, John Rodgers, Louis John

Votes: 138

29. Lie to Me (2009–2011)
Episode: Do No Harm (2009)

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Dr. Lightman and Dr. Foster tackle the case of a missing girl. Torres and Loker focus on whether a North Ugandan woman told the truth in her autobiography about the violence in her country.

Director: John Behring | Stars: Tim Roth, Kelli Williams, Brendan Hines, Monica Raymund

Votes: 598

30. Numb3rs (2005–2010)
Episode: Protest (2006)

TV-PG | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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The bombing of a recruitment office puts Don and his father at odds, and brings an agent out of retirement.

Director: Dennis Smith | Stars: Rob Morrow, David Krumholtz, Judd Hirsch, Alimi Ballard

Votes: 165

31. The Twilight Zone (1985–1989)
Episode: Shatterday/A Little Peace and Quiet (1985)

TV-PG | Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery

7.7
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Shatterday: Peter Jay Novins calls his home, only to hear himself answer at the other end. A Little Peace and Quiet: a harried housewife struggling with rambunctious children, a demanding husband, and the stress of modern life, finds relief from an unusual source that brings both power and responsibility.

Director: Wes Craven | Stars: Bruce Willis, Dan Gilvezan, Murukh, John Carlyle

Votes: 373