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Timewatch (2014)
Action | Drama | Mystery
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Timewatch is a film that focus on the lives of Cedric McCallister, a numbers guy who loves managing money, and his beautiful wife Debra McCallister, an ambitious wife who loves and trust ... See full summary »

Directors: Micah Parkerson, Willie Robbins
Stars: Deborah Belizaire, Donte Mishawn Bond, Robin Frelix
Biography | Drama
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The movie chronicles the events of history's "man of mystery," Rasputin. Although not quite historically accurate and little emphasis is put on the politics of the day, Rasputin's rise to ... See full summary »

Director: Don Sharp
Stars: Christopher Lee, Barbara Shelley, Richard Pasco
Rasputin (1975)
Biography | Drama | History
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Details the life of the Russian monk Rasputin. The film shows his rise to power and how it corrupted him. His sexual perversions and madness ultimatly leads to his gruesome assasination.

Director: Elem Klimov
Stars: Aleksey Petrenko, Anatoliy Romashin, Velta Line
National Geographic Explorer (TV Series 1985)
Documentary | History
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A weekly series of short documentary segments funded by the National Geographic Society and done in the style of the National Geographic Specials. In 2003, the show was re-branded National ... See full summary »

Stars: Salvatore Vecchio, Peter Coyote, Lisa Ling
Rasputin (TV Movie 1996)
Biography | Drama | History
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HBO biopic about the infamous "mad monk" Rasputin from the court of Tsar Nicholas in Russia.

Director: Uli Edel
Stars: Alan Rickman, Greta Scacchi, Ian McKellen
Biography | Comedy | Drama
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A meditation on power and the metaphor of the body of state, based on the real episode of dementia experienced by George III [now suspected a victim of porphyria, a blood disorder]. As he ... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas Hytner
Stars: Nigel Hawthorne, Helen Mirren, Rupert Graves
Space: 1999 (1975–1977)
Adventure | Drama | Sci-Fi
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The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.

Stars: Martin Landau, Barbara Bain, Nick Tate
Brain Games (TV Series 2011)
Documentary | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

An examination of the nature of human perception and how it can be fooled.

Stars: Jason Silva, Bert Thomas Morris, Eric Leclerc
Biography | Drama | History
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At the height of his career, Charles Dickens meets a younger woman who becomes his secret lover until his death.

Director: Ralph Fiennes
Stars: Ralph Fiennes, Felicity Jones, Kristin Scott Thomas
Short | History
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A look at the problems of film preservation efforts in the 1930s and 1940s. Focuses on MOMA's efforts which commenced on August 8, 1935. It illustrates the problems with celluloid stock. It... See full summary »

Director: Sammy Lee
Stars: William Jennings Bryan, John Nesbitt, Theodore Roosevelt
Time Warp (TV Series 2008)
Documentary
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Stars: Jeff Lieberman, Matt Kearney, Eric Boardman
History's Mysteries (1998–2011)
History | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Stars: David Ackroyd, Arthur Kent, Leonard Nimoy
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