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2. 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 »
3. The Message (1977)
PG | 177 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
This must-see epic depicts the birth of Islam. In the 7th century Mohammed is visited by Angel Gabriel who urges him to lead the people of Mecca and worship God. But they're exiled in ... See full summary »
Writers: H.A.L. Craig, Tewfik El-Hakim, A.B. Jawdat El-Sahhar, A.B. Rahman El-Sharkawi, Mohammad Ali Maher | Director: Moustapha Akkad | Stars: Anthony Quinn, Irene Papas, Michael Ansara, Johnny Sekka
4. Kidnapped: The Hannah Anderson Story (2015)
87 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Follows the abduction of 16 year old girl in California in 2013.
6. Drawing Home (2015)
112 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance | Completed
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 »
7. An Angel at My Table (1990)
R | 158 min | Biography, Drama
In 1920s and 1930s New Zealand, Janet Frame grows up in a poor family with lots of brothers and sisters. Already at an early age she is different from the other kids. She gets an education ... See full summary »
8. Run for Your Life (2014 TV Movie)
TV-14 | 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.
9. Kalinka (2015)
Drama | Completed
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 »
10. The Other Side of the Mountain: Part II (1978)
PG | 100 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
Several years after the deaths of Dick Buek and her father, Jill Kinmont and her mother leave Los Angeles to spend their summer in their hometown of Bishop, California. They rent a summer ... See full summary »
11. A Chequer Board of Nights (2015)
Short, Action, History | Post-production
The true accounts of one crew's tour in an Avro Lancaster Bomber WWII. The film is based on Bill McCrea's book 'A Chequer-Board of Nights'.Chapter 6, 'A Sitting Duck' We follow one raid, at a time when any raid could be their last.
12. 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
13. The Californians (2017)
Drama | Announced
In 1853 Los Angeles is a chaotic, lawless, brawling pueblo of 1600 Mexican, Black, Indian, and American souls. California is a new state and the Mexican-American War is over. It's Horace ... See full summary »
14. Il giovane Mussolini (1993 TV Mini-Series)
R | 114 min | Biography, Drama, History
The story starts at the point in Benito Mussolini's life when, at the age of nineteen, he gave up being a schoolmaster, left his home town of Forli and, as a guest worker on a building-site... See full summary »
16. PVC Major Shaitan Singh (2017)
War | Pre-production
Based on the story of Major Shaitan Singh, who was awarded the Param Vir Chakra posthumously for his 'C' company's dig-in at Rezang La pass during the Sino-India conflict of 1962.
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 »
18. I (Almost) Got Away with It: What Would Kenda Do? (2014– )
60 min | Crime
Investigation Discoveries resident homicide hunter Lt. Joe Kenda, re-visits some of his most popular cases featured on the hit series Homicide Hunter, and he offers his expertise into each ... See full summary »
19. 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 »
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 »
23. 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 »
25. 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.
26. Stones (II) (2015)
Drama | Post-production
Alexander McKay is relaunching his career as a singer songwriter when his girlfriend, Jen, sick of his excessive drinking, throws him out. He winds up on the street, homeless and hung over,... See full summary »
28. Last Floor (2013)
84 min | Drama, Thriller
Psychological portrait of a dismissed army captain gradually plunging deeper and deeper into his nationalist paranoia.
Biography, Mystery | Pre-production
A flamboyant figure in 1920s Parisian society, Gaston (a respected lawyer who becomes the world's first investigative journalist) turns to novel writing after squandering his inherited ... 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.
31. Saving Mr. Wu (2015)
105 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
In this suspenseful crime thriller, Mr. Wu, a Hong Kong movie star, is kidnapped by six unpredictable criminals disguised as police officers. The story is based on the 2004 real-life celebrity kidnapping case in China.
32. Boxer on the Wilderness (2014)
8 min | Short, Drama, Sport
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.
36. Cease Fire (2015)
21 min | Short, Drama, History
Amongst the hell of WWI, a seasoned veteran must put aside his hate and work with the enemy to save the life of a young injured comrade.
40. 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 »
41. 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 »
44. 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."