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1. Foxcatcher (2014)
R | 134 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher lead by multimillionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul - a union that leads to unlikely circumstances.
2. Walk the Line (2005)
PG-13 | 136 min | Biography, Drama, Music
A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he recorded alongside Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins.
3. Experimenter (2015)
90 min | Biography, Drama | Completed
Famed social psychologist Stanley Milgram, in 1961 conducted a series of radical behavior experiments that tested ordinary humans willingness to obey authority.
4. Run for Your Life (2014 TV Movie)
120 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A journalist must make a decision to flee with her two children from her abusive ex-husband or kill him before he kills her.
5. The Perfect Dictatorship (2014)
143 min | Comedy, Drama
TV MX, the most powerful Mexican Television Corporation, discloses a scandalous story involving Governor Carmelo Vargas in serious crimes and illicit business. Governor Vargas worried about... See full summary »
6. The Perfect Wave (2014)
PG | 94 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
The Perfect wave is a LOVE STORY, with four key pillars, a young mans love for surfing, adventure, a mothers love for her son, a young man falling in love for the first time, Gods love. The... See full summary »
7. Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)
147 min | Biography, Drama
A surly convicted murderer held in permanent isolation redeems himself when he becomes a renowned bird expert.
9. Drawing Home (2015)
120 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance | Post-production
Boston in the 1920s. Young debutante Catharine Robb of Concord is dating the wealthiest bachelor at the time, John D. Rockefeller III. Her future seems set -- a dream life in the upper ... See full summary »
10. Save Your Legs! (2012)
92 min | Comedy, Sport
Edward 'Teddy' Brown lives for his suburban cricket club and his two best friends, Rick and Stavros. But when he realizes that his beloved team mates are moving on and growing up, he's ... See full summary »
11. Francis of Assisi (1961)
Not Rated | 105 min | Biography, Drama, History
Francis Bernardone (Bradford Dillman) is the son of a wealthy cloth merchant in Assisi, who gives up all his worldly goods to dedicate himself to God. Clare (Dolores Hart) is a young ... See full summary »
12. Kalinka (2015)
Drama | Filming
Based on a true story, KALINKA is about the struggle of Andre Bamberski to bring justice to his daughter Kalinka who died in disturbing circumstances. After 27 years of investigation to ... See full summary »
13. Love Me Haiti (2014)
14 min | Short, Drama, Thriller
A woman struggles to free her husband after he's kidnapped and trapped in a prison cell. What she encounters would become one of the greatest true stories ever told.
Writers: Alexander Stuart, Joyce Mccauley-benner, Joe Vetromile, Hugues Gentillon, Alix Charles | Director: Hugues Gentillon | Stars: Aurelia Khazan, Pierre-louis Dieufaite, Deoud Gentillon, François Meknes
14. Monarch (2000)
109 min | Biography, Drama, History
From double BAFTA nominated Writer and Director John Walsh. Monarch is part fact, part fiction and unfolds around one night when the injured ruler arrives at a manor house closed for the season.
15. The Iron Curtain (1948)
Approved | 87 min | Biography, Crime, Film-Noir
The story of Soviet cypher-clerk Igor Gouzenko who was posted to the Soviet Embassy in Ottawa,Canada in 1943 and defected in 1945 to reveal the extent of Soviet espionage activities directed against Canada.
16. My Brother's Keeper (1995 TV Movie)
Unrated | 94 min | Biography, Drama
A man and his HIV-positive twin take an insurance company to court over a possibly life-saving bone marrow transplant.
17. Wesley (2009)
Not Rated | 110 min | Biography, Drama
The year is 1732. John Wesley, an irritatingly self-righteous instructor at Oxford is offered the chance to go to the new colony of Georgia, where he hopes to preach to the Indians. During ... See full summary »
18. The Accursed (2014 TV Mini-Series)
The Accursed is a five-part series created by Hagai Levi. Through a combination of documentary footage and reenactments, the series follows four Israeli iconic artists: Author Pinchas Sadeh... See full summary »
Drama, Mystery | Pre-production
The true story of film and television star Brittany Murphy's life and untimely death. In her career, Brittany Murphy portrayed unusual characters and colorful lives. Her own life and death ... See full summary »
20. Stefan cel Mare - Vaslui 1475 (1975)
137 min | Biography, Drama, History
In 1475 when Stephen the Great ruler of Moldavia is facing an invading Ottoman army of 120 000 men the fate of Christian Europe largely depends on the battle's outcome.
21. Tiger, Tiger (2015)
Drama | Announced
Set against a striking backdrop of Siberian Tigers in the Far East, a crashed American pilot is unjustly imprisoned as a spy. Seven years later, he is released to a life of exile and forced... See full summary »
22. Työttömyys ei ole kirosana (2015)
Documentary, Biography, Comedy
We all have moments, when we would like to start over, but too many of us just settle to watch the dust set. Excuses are many, but finding yourself unemployed, could work as a motivation for a brand new start.
24. Last Floor (2013)
84 min | Drama, Thriller
Psychological portrait of a dismissed army captain gradually plunging deeper and deeper into his nationalist paranoia.
26. Boxer on the Wilderness (2014)
8 min | Short, Drama, Sport | Completed
It's 1919. A boxer and his opponent fight in the ring and we see and feel the physical and emotional pain of the young man returned from WW1 who must win at all costs.
27. Gage (2014)
Short, Drama, History
A western about Doctor John Harlow, a man with severe anxiety problems that must overcome his issues to save the famed Phineas Gage from viciousness of his local community.
29. A Done Deal (2013)
Dylan is one of those great guys who make all of the wrong choices that lead him on a path of self-destruction. His escape is meth, which results in no job, no money, and ultimately no hope... See full summary »
30. The Law vs. Billy the Kid (1954)
Approved | 72 min | Western
Billy the Kid is forced to kill for the woman he loves, and is ultimately brought to justice by his old friend Pat Garrett.
Horror, Thriller | Post-production
Bengal's first found footage re-construction thriller, Video, based on true incidents, revolves around experiences of a group of over-enthusiastic college-goers Richanshu, Sandy, Tatha, ... See full summary »
32. The Coffin Affair (1980)
107 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
In 1953, in the Gaspé forest, there are three bodies half eaten by bears. Fearing repercussions on tourism and investment, Prime minister Maurice Duplessis decided to make an example accusing Wilbert Coffin.
34. A Time for Resistance (2013 TV Movie)
22 min | Documentary
What three German teenagers did to become the youngest resistance group in Nazi Germany, and how, fifty years later, their story inspired the film "Resistance Movement."
37. Three-Minute Fuse (1939)
Approved | 11 min | Short, Drama
This entry in the Floyd Gibbons' series of "Your True Life Adventures" tells the story of Oklahoma well-digger Clair Bigler when, after lighting a three-minute fuse and the well bottom to ... See full summary »