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1. 300 (2006)

R | 117 min | Action, Fantasy, War

7.8
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51 Metascore

King Leonidas and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.

Writers: Zack Snyder, Kurt Johnstad, Michael Gordon, Frank Miller, Lynn Varley | Director: Zack Snyder | Stars: Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, David Wenham, Dominic West

2. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

PG | 216 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.4
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100 Metascore

A flamboyant and controversial British military figure and his conflicted loyalties during his World War I service in the Middle East.

Writers: T.E. Lawrence, Robert Bolt, Michael Wilson | Director: David Lean | Stars: Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins

3. Ivan the Terrible, Part II (1958)

Not Rated | 88 min | Biography, History

7.6
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As Ivan the Terrible attempts to consolidate his power by establishing a personal army, his political rivals, the Russian boyars, plot to assassinate their Tsar.

Writer: Sergei M. Eisenstein | Director: Sergei M. Eisenstein | Stars: Nikolai Cherkasov, Serafima Birman, Pavel Kadochnikov, Mikhail Zharov

4. Alexander Nevsky (1938)

Not Rated | 112 min | Action, Drama, History

7.7
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The story of how a great Russian prince led a ragtag army to battle an invading force of Teutonic Knights.

Writers: Sergei M. Eisenstein, Pyotr Pavlenko | Directors: Sergei M. Eisenstein, Dmitriy Vasilev | Stars: Nikolai Cherkasov, Nikolai Okhlopkov, Andrei Abrikosov, Dmitriy Orlov

5. Ivan the Terrible, Part I (1944)

Not Rated | 95 min | Biography, History

7.5
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During the early part of his reign, Ivan the Terrible faces betrayal from the aristocracy and even his closest friends as he seeks to unite the Russian people.

Writer: Sergei M. Eisenstein | Director: Sergei M. Eisenstein | Stars: Nikolai Cherkasov, Lyudmila Tselikovskaya, Serafima Birman, Mikhail Nazvanov

6. Kimjongilia (2009)

75 min | Documentary, Drama

6.9
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44 Metascore

North Korean defectors tell their stories of repression, escape and hope.

Writer: N.C. Heikin | Director: N.C. Heikin | Stars: Young Hun Choi, Kang Chol Hwan, Lee Shin

7. The Lost World of Communism (2009 TV Mini-Series)

Documentary

7.1
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Stars: Stefan Andrei, Violeta Andrei, Elena Ceausescu, Nicolae Ceausescu

8. North Korea: The Parade (1989)

60 min | Documentary

8.4
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North Korea, late 1980s. The communist authorities hold enormous parades celebrating the 40th anniversary of Democratic People's Republic of Korea and worshipping its leader, Kim Ir Sen. ... See full summary »

Writer: Andrzej Fidyk | Director: Andrzej Fidyk

9. The King of Communism: The Pomp & Pageantry of Nicolae Ceausescu (2002 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.5
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The story about the national personality cult of the Romanian dictator, Nicolae Ceausescu.

Writer: Ben Lewis | Director: Ben Lewis | Stars: Sabin Balasa, Elena Ceausescu, Nicolae Ceausescu, Andrei Duban

10. Shadow of the Holy Book (2007)

90 min | Documentary

6.7
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A look at how multinational corporations curried favor with Saparmurat Niyazov (1940-2006), the despot of oil- and gas-rich Turkmenistan, primarily through translating "Ruhnama," his ... See full summary »

Writers: Kevin Frazier, Arto Halonen | Director: Arto Halonen

11. Alphas (2011–2012)
Episode: A Short Time in Paradise (2011)

TV-14 | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.1
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Dr, Rosen is forced to challenge his most cherished values when he encounters an alpha leading a personality cult who sincerely wants to create a paradise for all humanity, a dream his ... See full summary »

Creators: Zak Penn, Michael Karnow | Director: John F. Showalter | Stars: David Strathairn, Ryan Cartwright, Warren Christie, Azita Ghanizada

12. South Park (1997– )
Episode: Trapped in the Closet (2005)

TV-MA | Animation, Comedy

8.9
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After Stan scores a remarkably high "Thetan Level" at a Scientology center, he is considered to be the reincarnation of Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard. John Travolta, Tom Cruise and ... See full summary »

Creators: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Brian Graden | Director: Trey Parker | Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, John 'Nancy' Hansen, Mona Marshall