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1. Karla (2006)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.5
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Based on real events, Paul Bernardo and his wife, Karla Homolka, kidnap, sexually abuse, and murder three young girls.

Writers: Michael D. Sellers, Manette Rosen, Joel Bender | Director: Joel Bender | Stars: Laura Prepon, Misha Collins, Patrick Bauchau, Emilie Jacobs

Votes: 4,276

2. Bigger Stronger Faster* (2008)

PG-13 | 105 min | Documentary, Sport

7.6
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80 Metascore

An examination of America's win-at-all-cost culture from the perspective of bodybuilding and performance enhancing drugs, as it focuses on a pair of siblings chasing their dream.

Writers: Chris Bell, Alexander Buono, Tamsin Rawady | Director: Chris Bell | Stars: Chris Bell, Mike Bell, Mark Bell, Hank Aaron

Votes: 10,486

3. Triumph of the Will (1935)

110 min | Documentary, War

7.6
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The infamous propaganda film of the 1934 Nazi Party rally in Nuremberg, Germany.

Writers: Leni Riefenstahl, Walter Ruttmann, Eberhard Taubert | Director: Leni Riefenstahl | Stars: Adolf Hitler, Hermann Göring, Max Amann, Martin Bormann

Votes: 9,545

4. Zeitgeist: Moving Forward (2011)

Not Rated | 161 min | Documentary

8.3
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A feature length documentary work which presents a case for a needed transition out of the current socioeconomic monetary paradigm which governs the entire world society. This subject ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Joseph | Director: Peter Joseph | Stars: Peter Joseph, Robert Sapolsky, Gabor Mate, Richard Wilkinson

Votes: 13,942

5. Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War (2004)

R | 140 min | Action, Drama, War

8.2
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64 Metascore

A drama about the fate of brothers forced to fight in the Korean War.

Writers: Richard Epcar, Ji-hoon Han, Je-kyu Kang, Sang-don Kim | Director: Je-kyu Kang | Stars: Dong-gun Jang, Bin Won, Eun-ju Lee, Hyeong-jin Kong

Votes: 29,733

6. The Price of Pleasure: Pornography, Sexuality & Relationships (2008 Video)

Unrated | 55 min | Documentary, Adult

5.6
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Examines the unprecedented role that commercial pornography occupies in American popular culture. The film explores what happens when images of sexual degradation are used for arousal.

Writers: Chyng Sun, Robert Wosnitzer | Directors: Miguel Picker, Chyng Sun | Stars: Matthew Tennie, Gregory Mitchell, Stephanie Cleveland, Gabrielle Shaw

Votes: 256

7. Perversion for Profit (1965)

Unrated | 29 min | Documentary, Short

3.6
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George Putnam narrates standing in front of a map of the U.S., using large title cards to establish each topic. He argues that moral decay is spreading in this country: pornography, smut ... See full summary »

Stars: George Putnam, Damian O'Flynn

Votes: 248

8. Gilgamesh (2014)

103 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

5.7
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A military expedition in Siberia gone wrong. The existence of humanity is in peril as Inanna, Sumerian goddess of lust and war has summoned a giant meteor to destroy the planet, after being accidentally set free from her ancient prison.

Writer: Richard Chandler | Director: Richard Chandler | Stars: Joshua Davis, Melantha Blackthorne, Joseph R. Gannascoli, Emily Coleman

Votes: 68

9. Murderers Among Us (1946)

85 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

7.6
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After returning from a concentration camp, Susanne finds an ex-soldier living in her apartment. Together the two try to move past their experiences during WWII.

Writer: Wolfgang Staudte | Director: Wolfgang Staudte | Stars: Hildegard Knef, Elly Burgmer, Erna Sellmer, Hilde Adolphi

Votes: 1,265

10. The Soviet Story (2008)

86 min | Documentary, History, War

8.1
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The Soviet Story offers an alternative history of an Allied power, which helped the Nazis to fight Jews and which slaughtered its own people on an industrial scale.

Creator: Edvins Snore | Director: Edvins Snore | Stars: Jon Strickland, Vladimir Bukovsky, V.I. Lenin, Norman Davies

Votes: 2,371

11. Not a Love Story: A Film About Pornography (1981)

69 min | Documentary

5.6
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Documentary about the pornography industry and the apparent violent anti-woman slant much of it takes.

Writers: Andrée Klein, Bonnie Sherr Klein, Irene Lilienheim Angelico, Rose-Aimée Todd | Director: Bonnie Sherr Klein | Stars: Linda Lee Tracey, Bonnie Sherr Klein, Suze Randall, Kate Millett

Votes: 173

12. Under the Bombs (2007)

TV-14 | 98 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.2
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In the wake of Israel's 2006 bombardment of Lebanon, a determined woman finds her way into the country convincing a taxi cab driver to take a risky journey around the scarred region in search of her sister and her son.

Writers: Philippe Aractingi, Michel Léviant | Director: Philippe Aractingi | Stars: Nada Abou Farhat, Georges Khabbaz, Rawia Elchab, Bshara Atallah

Votes: 1,062

13. Bulgasari (1985)

95 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

5.1
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In feudal Korea, the evil King becomes aware that there is a peasant rebellion being planned in the country. He steals all the iron farming tools and cooking pots from the people so that he... See full summary »

Writer: Se Ryun Kim | Director: Sang-ok Shin | Stars: Chang Son Hui, Ham Gi Sop, Jong-uk Ri, Gwon Ri

Votes: 432

14. The Fighting Lady (1944)

Approved | 61 min | Documentary, War

7.2
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The film follows the WWII exploits of the Essex-class aircraft carrier USS Yorktown (CV-10) (unidentified in the film), in its first major operations following its commissioning in 1943. ... See full summary »

Writers: John S. Martin, Eugene Ling | Directors: Edward Steichen, William Wyler | Stars: Charles Boyer, Joseph J. Clark, Dixie Kiefer, G.E. Lowe

Votes: 190

15. Men Behind the Sun 4 (1995)

91 min | Drama, History, War

6.4
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In 1937, Japanese troops raid the Chinese city of Nanking to execute a planned massacre by subjecting over 300,000 helpless civilians to various tortures and atrocities before slaughtering them all.

Director: Tun Fei Mou | Stars: Liang Zhang, Yung Pan, Shao-tien Hsiung, Wen-ting Chiang

Votes: 541

16. The Mortal Storm (1940)

Passed | 100 min | Drama

7.9
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The Roth family lead a quiet life in a small village in the German Alps during the early 1930's. When the Nazi's come to power, the family is divided and Martin Brietner, a family friend is caught up in the turmoil.

Writers: Claudine West, Hans Rameau, George Froeschel, Phyllis Bottome | Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Robert Young, Frank Morgan

Votes: 2,931

17. The Fall of Berlin (1950)

167 min | Drama, War

6.2
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Surrounded by a few party officials, Alexei Ivanov, a stakhanovist smelter, is decorated by Stalin. The "Little Father of the Peoples" takes this opportunity to invoke threats of war.... ... See full summary »

Writers: Mikheil Chiaureli, Pyotr Pavlenko | Director: Mikheil Chiaureli | Stars: Mikheil Gelovani, Boris Andreyev, Vladimir Savelyev, Marina Kovalyova

Votes: 231

18. The Opium War (1997)

153 min | Drama, History, War

6.4
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Historical Drama starting in 1839 in Guangzhou where British merchants dealing with opium are to be executed because the opium is destroying the Empire. After the burning of 20,000 boxes of... See full summary »

Writers: Ann Hui, Ni Zhen, Sujin Zhu, Fuxian Zong | Director: Jin Xie | Stars: Guoan Bao, Debra Beaumont, Oliver Cotton, Nigel Davenport

Votes: 386

19. December 7th (1943)

Unrated | 82 min | Action, History, War

6.3
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"Docudrama" about the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7th, 1941 and its results, the recovering of the ships, the improving of defense in Hawaii and the US efforts to beat back the ... See full summary »

Directors: John Ford, Gregg Toland | Stars: Walter Huston, Harry Davenport, Dana Andrews, Paul Hurst

Votes: 395

20. A State of Mind (2004)

93 min | Documentary

7.9
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63 Metascore

A British documentary that follows two young North Korean girls as they prepare for the Mass Games, the world's largest choreographed gymnastics performance.

Writer: Daniel Gordon | Director: Daniel Gordon | Stars: Daniel Gordon, Hyon Sun Pak, Song Yun Kim, Kim Jong-il

Votes: 878

21. Caged (2010)

84 min | Horror, Thriller

5.3
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A group of medical aid workers in Kosovo is kidnapped by a non Slavic gang of organ traffickers.

Writers: Yann Gozlan, Guillaume Lemans | Director: Yann Gozlan | Stars: Zoé Félix, Eric Savin, Arié Elmaleh, Ivan Franek

Votes: 1,524

22. Young Eagles (1944)

107 min | Drama

4.6
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Writers: Herbert Reinecker, Alfred Weidenmann | Director: Alfred Weidenmann | Stars: Willy Fritsch, Herbert Hübner, Dietmar Schönherr, Gerta Böttcher

Votes: 22

23. The Lion Has Wings (1939)

76 min | Drama, War

5.9
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Alexander Korda's bit for the British war effort shows the world both at peace and on the verge of Nazi domination. Spliced together to form a documentary style film of both newsreel and ... See full summary »

Writers: Adrian Brunel, Ian Dalrymple, E.V.H. Emmett | Directors: Adrian Brunel, Brian Desmond Hurst, Michael Powell, Alexander Korda | Stars: Merle Oberon, Ralph Richardson, June Duprez, Flora Robson

Votes: 326

24. DC 9/11: Time of Crisis (2003 TV Movie)

R | 128 min | Drama, History

4.7
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This is the story of the days directly after 9/11, and the president's whereabouts.

Writer: Lionel Chetwynd | Director: Brian Trenchard-Smith | Stars: Timothy Bottoms, John Cunningham, David Fonteno, Gregory Itzin

Votes: 815

25. The Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of Fear (2004 TV Mini-Series)

157 min | Documentary, History

9.0
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78 Metascore

A series of three documentaries about the use of fear for political gain.

Stars: Ayman Al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden, Gilles Kepel, Sayyid Qutb

Votes: 2,835

26. Thunder Rock (1942)

Unrated | 90 min | Drama, Fantasy, War

6.9
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A cynical, embittered newspaperman is tormented, then inspired, by visions he keeps having of people who have drowned.

Writers: Robert Ardrey, Jeffrey Dell, Bernard Miles | Director: Roy Boulting | Stars: Michael Redgrave, James Mason, Barbara Mullen, Lilli Palmer

Votes: 412

27. The Rothschilds (1940)

97 min | Biography, Drama

6.1
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Anti-semitic Nazi propaganda "biography" of the Rothschilds, a German Jewish family whose members rose to the top of the European banking community during the Napoleonic era.

Writers: Mirko Jelusich, C.M. Köhn, Gerhard T. Buchholz | Director: Erich Waschneck | Stars: Erich Ponto, Carl Kuhlmann, Albert Lippert, Ludwig Linkmann

Votes: 90

28. Bashing (2005)

82 min | Drama

7.0
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Yuko volunteered to be an aid worker in Iraq and was taken hostage there. When freed she returned to Japan, but after being home six months she is still the ongoing object of harassment ... See full summary »

Writer: Masahiro Kobayashi | Director: Masahiro Kobayashi | Stars: Fusako Urabe, Nene Ohtsuka, Takayuki Katô, Kikujirô Honda

Votes: 391

29. No Pressure (2010)

4 min | Short, Comedy

4.4
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Writers: Franny Armstrong, Richard Curtis | Director: Dougal Wilson | Stars: Lyndsey Marshal, Gillian Anderson, Peter Crouch, David Ginola

Votes: 18

30. Report from the Aleutians (1943)

47 min | Documentary

6.6
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A cinematic record of US military operations on the Aleutian Island of Adak to retake Japanese occupied Kiska.

Director: John Huston | Stars: John Huston, Walter Huston, Milton Ashkin, Lyle A. Bean

Votes: 121

31. The Secret Glory (2001)

90 min | Documentary, Mystery, Drama

6.6
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The story of SS officer Otto Rahn and his search for the Holy Grail.

Writer: Richard Stanley | Director: Richard Stanley | Stars: Heinrich Himmler, Paul A. Ladame, Hans-Jürgen Lange, Otto Rahn

Votes: 137

32. You, John Jones! (1943)

Unrated | 11 min | Short, Drama, War

6.6
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John Jones' daughter is rehearsing the Gettysburg Address in preparation for a school elocution when he is called away by an air raid alarm. He sits alone in the evening and contemplates ... See full summary »

Writer: Carey Wilson | Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: James Cagney, Ann Sothern, Margaret O'Brien, Carey Wilson

Votes: 193

33. Stukas (1941)

101 min | Drama, War

5.7
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This Nazi propaganda film details the exploits of a group of German Luftwaffe pilots flying Stukas--fighter-bombers--in the Battle of France in the early days of World War II.

Writers: Felix Lützkendorf, Karl Ritter | Director: Karl Ritter | Stars: Carl Raddatz, Hannes Stelzer, Ernst von Klipstein, Albert Hehn

Votes: 80

34. Behind the Mask (2006)

72 min | Documentary

7.3
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Writer: Shannon Keith | Director: Shannon Keith | Stars: Melanie Arnold, Steven Best, Mel Broughton, Rod Coronado

Votes: 145

35. In the Name of the Emperor (1998)

50 min | Documentary, War

6.9
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A matter-of-fact documentary of the massacre of over 300,000 Chinese civilians by the Japanese in the so-called 'Rape of Nanjing' in 1937. In the name of the Japanese emperor Hirohito, the ... See full summary »

Writers: Nanette Burstein, Nancy Tong | Directors: Christine Choy, Nancy Tong | Stars: Robin Brentano, Ted Hannon, Matthew Myers, Lamar Sanders

Votes: 26

36. If Footmen Tire You What Will Horses Do? (1971)

52 min | Drama

5.1
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Based on the preachings of Reverend Estus W. Pirkle, this film warns what will happen to America if the citizens do not give up their depraved ways and turn to God and Jesus for salvation. ... See full summary »

Writers: Ron Ormond, Estus W. Pirkle | Director: Ron Ormond | Stars: Judy Creech, Cecil Scaife, Gene McFall, Wes Saunders

Votes: 154

37. First Strike (1979 TV Movie)

40 min | Documentary

5.8
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An interesting cold war film that starts with showing an hypothetical soviet nuclear first strike scenario leading to a US surrender, followed by a United States Air Force 'sales pitch' for more defense spending.

Writer: Fleming E. Fuller | Director: Fleming E. Fuller | Stars: Richard H. Ellis, William R. Graham, Francis P. Hoeber, Edward N. Luttwak

Votes: 13

38. London Can Take It! (1940)

9 min | Documentary, War, Short

7.1
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A tribute to the courage and resiliency of Britons during the darkest days of the London Blitz.

Directors: Humphrey Jennings, Harry Watt | Stars: Quentin Reynolds, King George VI, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother

Votes: 334

39. Children of the Revolution (2010)

92 min | Documentary

7.5
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Inspired by the student revolutions of 1968, two women in Germany and Japan set out to plot world revolution as leaders of the Baader Meinhof Group and the Japanese Red Army. What were they fighting for and what have we learned?

Director: Shane O'Sullivan | Stars: Ulrike Meinhof, Fusako Shigenobu, May Shigenobu, Bettina Röhl

Votes: 37

40. The 400 Million (1939)

Approved | 61 min | Documentary, History, War

6.9
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The 400 million people of China are heirs to a great civilization, as their pagodas and stone lions can attest. But they are under attack from the Japanese. Civilian refugees walk, stumble,... See full summary »

Writers: Joris Ivens, Dudley Nichols | Directors: John Fernhout, Joris Ivens | Stars: Fredric March, Morris Carnovsky, Sidney Lumet, Robert Q. Lewis

Votes: 102

41. Communism (1952)

11 min | Documentary, Short

2.5
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The history of communism told from a very Cold War perspective, attempting to explain to the target audience of American schoolchildren and teens why is it such a threat for worldwide ... See full summary »

Stars: Winston Churchill, Andrei Gromyko, V.I. Lenin, Franklin D. Roosevelt

Votes: 15

42. Kampf um Norwegen. Feldzug (1940)

80 min | War

7.1
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Directors: Werner Buhre, Martin Rikli

Votes: 88

43. Hawai Marê oki kaisen (1942)

Drama, History, War

6.9
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Writer: Kajirô Yamamoto | Director: Kajirô Yamamoto | Stars: Susumu Fujita, Setsuko Hara, Fumindo Matsuo, Kunio Mita

Votes: 54

44. Opfer der Vergangenheit (1937)

25 min | Documentary, Short

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A Nazi propaganda film that attempts to justify the practice of euthanasia.

Writers: Gernot Bock-Stieber, R. Frercks | Directors: Gernot Bock-Stieber, Kurt Botner | Stars: Kurt Mühlhardt, Trude Haefelin, Max Lohmann

45. Germanin - Die Geschichte einer kolonialen Tat (1943)

92 min | Drama

5.2
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Story of German medical missionaries helping the natives in Africa.

Writers: Hans Wolfgang Hillers, Norbert Jacques, Max W. Kimmich, Hellmuth Unger | Director: Max W. Kimmich | Stars: Peter Petersen, Luis Trenker, Lotte Koch, Albert Lippert

Votes: 14

46. Pour le Mérite (1938)

122 min | War

5.7
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This Nazi propaganda film chronicles the rise of the German Air Force ("Luftwaffe") from World War I until Adolf Hitler took power in 1933.

Writers: Fred Hildenbrand, Karl Ritter | Director: Karl Ritter | Stars: Paul Hartmann, Herbert A.E. Böhme, Albert Hehn, Paul Otto

Votes: 15

47. The Crew of the Dora (1943)

91 min | Drama, History, War

7.0
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Writers: Fred Hildenbrand, Karl Ritter | Director: Karl Ritter | Stars: Hannes Stelzer, Hubert Kiurina, Josef Dahmen, Georg Thomalla

Votes: 26

48. Sekigun-P.F.L.P: Sekai sensô sengen (1971)

69 min | Documentary

6.7
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Directors: Masao Adachi, Kôji Wakamatsu

Votes: 60

49. The Liberation of Prague (1978)

140 min | War, Drama

4.9
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Writers: Miloslav Fábera, Otakar Vávra | Director: Otakar Vávra | Stars: Vladimír Smeral, Frantisek Vicena, Josef Vetrovec, Ota Sklencka

Votes: 28

50. Feinde (1940)

91 min

7.7
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Writers: Emil Burri, Arthur Luethy, Viktor Tourjansky | Director: Viktor Tourjansky | Stars: Brigitte Horney, Willy Birgel, Reinhold Lütjohann, Karl-Heinz Peters

Votes: 6