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1. The Pianist (2002)

R | 150 min | Biography, Drama, Music

8.5
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85 Metascore

A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II.

Director: Roman Polanski | Stars: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Emilia Fox

Votes: 634,580 | Gross: $32.57M

2. Defiance (I) (2008)

R | 137 min | Action, Drama, History

7.2
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58 Metascore

Jewish brothers in Nazi-occupied Eastern Europe escape into the Belarussian forests, where they join Russian resistance fighters, and endeavor to build a village, in order to protect themselves and about one thousand Jewish non-combatants.

Director: Edward Zwick | Stars: Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber, Jamie Bell, Alexa Davalos

Votes: 129,690 | Gross: $28.64M

3. Woman in Gold (2015)

PG-13 | 109 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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51 Metascore

Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover artwork she believes rightfully belongs to her family.

Director: Simon Curtis | Stars: Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, Daniel Brühl, Katie Holmes

Votes: 48,096 | Gross: $33.31M

4. Phoenix (II) (2014)

PG-13 | 98 min | Drama, History, Music

7.3
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89 Metascore

A disfigured Holocaust survivor sets out to determine if the man she loved betrayed her trust.

Director: Christian Petzold | Stars: Nina Hoss, Ronald Zehrfeld, Nina Kunzendorf, Trystan Pütter

Votes: 14,479

5. Son of Saul (2015)

R | 107 min | Drama, War

7.5
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90 Metascore

A Jewish-Hungarian concentration camp prisoner sets out to give a child he mistook for his son a proper burial.

Director: László Nemes | Stars: Géza Röhrig, Levente Molnár, Urs Rechn, Todd Charmont

Votes: 38,794 | Gross: $1.78M

6. Denial (II) (2016)

PG-13 | 109 min | Biography, Drama

6.7
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63 Metascore

Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a renowned denier, sues her for libel.

Director: Mick Jackson | Stars: Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Spall, Andrew Scott

Votes: 16,262 | Gross: $4.07M

7. Sobibor (2018)

110 min | Drama, History, War

6.3
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"Sobibor" is based on the history of the Sobibór extermination camp uprising during WWII and Soviet officer Alexander Pechersky. When he was a POW in Sobibor, he managed to do the ... See full summary »

Director: Konstantin Khabenskiy | Stars: Konstantin Khabenskiy, Christopher Lambert, Mariya Kozhevnikova, Michalina Olszanska

Votes: 2,161

8. Remember (I) (2015)

R | 94 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.4
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52 Metascore

With the aid of a fellow Auschwitz survivor and a hand-written letter, an elderly man with dementia goes in search of the person he believes to be responsible for the death of his family in the death camp to kill him himself.

Director: Atom Egoyan | Stars: Christopher Plummer, Kim Roberts, Amanda Smith, Martin Landau

Votes: 18,876 | Gross: $0.64M

9. The Invisibles (2017)

110 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.2
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60 Metascore

While Joseph Goebbels infamously declared Berlin "free of Jews" in 1943, 1,700 managed to survive in the Nazi capital through the end of WWII. The Invisibles traces the stories of four young people who learned to hide in plain sight.

Director: Claus Räfle | Stars: Max Mauff, Alice Dwyer, Ruby O. Fee, Aaron Altaras

Votes: 702 | Gross: $0.39M

10. Escape from Sobibor (1987 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 143 min | Drama, History, War

7.5
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During WWII, the death camp at Treblinka had an escape, causing the Commandant at a similar camp in Sobibor to vow that his camp would never experience the same thing. But those who were ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Gold | Stars: Alan Arkin, Joanna Pacula, Rutger Hauer, Hartmut Becker

Votes: 7,304

11. Shoah (1985)

Not Rated | 566 min | Documentary, History, War

8.4
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99 Metascore

Claude Lanzmann's epic documentary recounts the story of the Holocaust through interviews with witnesses - perpetrators as well as survivors.

Director: Claude Lanzmann | Stars: Simon Srebnik, Michael Podchlebnik, Motke Zaïdl, Hanna Zaïdl

Votes: 7,504 | Gross: $0.02M

12. Seven Beauties (1975)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Drama, War

7.9
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The defense of honor, a strong value in Neapolitan society, and his effects on the life of everyman Pasquale Frafuso.

Director: Lina Wertmüller | Stars: Giancarlo Giannini, Fernando Rey, Shirley Stoler, Elena Fiore

Votes: 4,313 | Gross: $0.01M

13. The Grey Zone (2001)

R | 108 min | Drama, History, War

7.1
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58 Metascore

A Nazi doctor, along with the Sonderkommando, Jews who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow Jews, find themselves in a moral grey zone.

Director: Tim Blake Nelson | Stars: David Arquette, Velizar Binev, David Chandler, Michael Stuhlbarg

Votes: 9,731 | Gross: $0.52M

14. Uprising (2001 TV Movie)

Unrated | 177 min | Drama, War

7.3
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Jews rise up in the Warsaw Ghetto against the Nazis in 1943.

Director: Jon Avnet | Stars: Leelee Sobieski, Hank Azaria, David Schwimmer, Jon Voight

Votes: 4,320

15. The Eichmann Show (2015 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, History

6.6
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Dramatisation of the team hoping to televise the trial of Adolf Eichmann, an infamous Nazi responsible for the deaths of millions of Jews. It focuses on Leo Hurwitz, a documentary film-maker and Milton Fruchtman, a producer.

Director: Paul Andrew Williams | Stars: Martin Freeman, Anthony LaPaglia, Rebecca Front, Andy Nyman

Votes: 3,822

16. The Names of Love (2010)

R | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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62 Metascore

A young, extroverted left-wing activist who sleeps with her political opponents to convert them to her cause is successful until she meets her match.

Director: Michel Leclerc | Stars: Sara Forestier, Jacques Gamblin, Zinedine Soualem, Carole Franck

Votes: 7,097 | Gross: $0.51M

17. Auschwitz (2011)

Not Rated | 73 min | Drama

3.2
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Controversial director Uwe Boll depicts the harsh reality of the process inside one of the most infamous Nazi death camps by using brutally realistic imagery. Book-ended by documentary ... See full summary »

Director: Uwe Boll | Stars: Steffen Mennekes, Arved Birnbaum, Maximilian Gärtner, Friedhelm Gärtner

Votes: 1,296

18. The Garden of the Finzi-Continis (1970)

R | 94 min | Drama, History, War

7.5
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Mussolini's Italy, late 1930s: the Finzi-Contini are one of the leading wealthy Jewish families. Their adult children gather friends for tennis and parties at their lovely grounds, with the... See full summary »

Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Dominique Sanda, Lino Capolicchio, Helmut Berger, Fabio Testi

Votes: 5,423 | Gross: $0.60M

19. The People vs. Fritz Bauer (2015)

R | 105 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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61 Metascore

The story of the man who brought high-ranking German Nazi criminal Adolf Eichmann to justice.

Director: Lars Kraume | Stars: Rüdiger Klink, Burghart Klaußner, Andrej Kaminsky, Jörg Schüttauf

Votes: 3,480 | Gross: $0.28M

20. The Man in the Glass Booth (1975)

Not Rated | 117 min | Drama

7.3
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Arthur Goldman is a rich Jewish industrialist, living in luxury in a Manhattan high-rise. He banters with his assistant Charlie, often shocking Charlie with his outrageousness and ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Hiller | Stars: Maximilian Schell, Lois Nettleton, Lawrence Pressman, Luther Adler

Votes: 972

21. Passenger (1963)

62 min | Drama, War

7.6
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While being aboard a transatlantic ship, German woman Liza notices someone who looks like Marta, the former inmate at Auschwitz, where Liza used to be the guard.

Directors: Andrzej Munk, Witold Lesiewicz | Stars: Aleksandra Slaska, Anna Ciepielewska, Jan Kreczmar, Marek Walczewski

Votes: 1,280

22. The Last Days (1998)

PG-13 | 87 min | Documentary, War

7.6
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In late 1944, even as they faced imminent defeat, the Nazis expended enormous resources to kill or deport over 425,000 Jews during the "cleansing" of Hungary. This Oscar-winning documentary... See full summary »

Director: James Moll | Stars: Bill Basch, Martin Basch, Randolph Braham, Alice Lok Cahana

Votes: 1,771 | Gross: $0.42M

23. Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? (2013)

Not Rated | 88 min | Documentary, Animation

7.1
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76 Metascore

A series of interviews featuring linguist, philosopher and activist Noam Chomsky done in hand-drawn animation.

Director: Michel Gondry | Stars: Noam Chomsky, Michel Gondry, Richard Feynman, Michèle Oshima

Votes: 3,103 | Gross: $0.13M

24. Once in a Lifetime (I) (2014)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama

7.0
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The fact based story of a class of schoolchildren, teenagers, in a, from the look of it, mixed ethnic district of Paris, who's teacher decides to enter them in a competition to examine the ... See full summary »

Director: Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar | Stars: Ariane Ascaride, Ahmed Dramé, Noémie Merlant, Geneviève Mnich

Votes: 1,353

25. Hôtel Terminus (1988)

Unrated | 267 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.8
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A documentary about Klaus Barbie, the Gestapo chief of Lyon, and his life after the war.

Director: Marcel Ophüls | Stars: Klaus Barbie, Claude Lanzmann, Marcel Ophüls, Johannes Schneider-Merck

Votes: 1,144 | Gross: $0.34M

26. You Only Die Twice (2018)

92 min | Documentary, History

7.8
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Yair Lev, a Israeli documentary filmmaker turns a detective and sets on a journey to uncover the true identity behind the man who stole his grandfather's identity and later on became the president of a Jewish community in Austria.

Director: Yair Lev | Stars: Chava Lev, Yair Lev, Eran Wagner, Herbert Gruber

Votes: 26

27. The Relief of Belsen (2007 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 101 min | Drama

7.3
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With the liberation of the Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp, safety did not come to its 60,000 prisoners right away. Starring Iain Glen, this award-winning movie recalls the actual events ... See full summary »

Director: Justin Hardy | Stars: Iain Glen, Nigel Lindsay, Jemma Redgrave, Corin Redgrave

Votes: 257

28. Die Akte General (2016 TV Movie)

92 min | Drama, History

6.9
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Its 1959. German Public Prosecutor Bauer is convinced he has found the long sought Nazi criminal Adolf Eichmann in Argentina. This tense drama shows his struggle to have him brought to ... See full summary »

Director: Stephan Wagner | Stars: Ulrich Noethen, David Kross, Bernhard Schütz, Dieter Schaad

Votes: 191

29. God Is Great and I'm Not (2001)

Not Rated | 95 min | Comedy, Romance

5.4
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37 Metascore

Michèle, 20 years old, feels terrible after having broken up with her boy-friend. She meets Francois, who's a veterinarian and jewish. Michèle decides to convert into Judaism because she ... See full summary »

Director: Pascale Bailly | Stars: Audrey Tautou, Edouard Baer, Julie Depardieu, Catherine Jacob

Votes: 2,311 | Gross: $0.07M

30. The Last of the Unjust (2013)

PG-13 | 220 min | Documentary, History

7.1
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80 Metascore

A place: Theresienstadt. A unique place of propaganda which Adolf Eichmann called the "model ghetto", designed to mislead the world and Jewish people regarding its real nature, to be the ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Lanzmann | Stars: Benjamin Murmelstein, Claude Lanzmann

Votes: 575 | Gross: $0.04M

31. Survivors of the Holocaust (1996 TV Movie)

70 min | Documentary, History, War

7.0
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This documentary blends personal accounts of what happened before, during and after WWII. One testimony tells of a sister sending tear-stained letters from the prison camp, while another ... See full summary »

Director: Allan Holzman | Stars: Steven Spielberg, Henry Rosmarin, Hellmuth Szprycer

Votes: 177

32. Sobibór, October 14, 1943, 4 p.m. (2001)

Not Rated | 95 min | Documentary, History, War

7.4
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77 Metascore

A gripping account of the prisoners uprising at the Nazi extermination camp of Sobibor in 1943.

Director: Claude Lanzmann | Stars: Yehuda Lerner, Francine Kaufmann, Claude Lanzmann

Votes: 430 | Gross: $0.03M

33. Destination Unknown (2017)

81 min | Documentary, History, War

6.6
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75 Metascore

Destination Unknown blends intimate testimony with immersive archive to bring the stories of twelve Holocaust survivors to the screen.

Director: Claire Ferguson | Stars: Frank Blaichman, Roman Ferber, Stanley Glogover, Marsha Kreuzman

Votes: 22

34. A Journey (2019)

Biography, Drama, History | Completed

A holocaust survivor's journey, combined with the younger generations' one. Two parallel stories with a common destination. Auschwitz.

Director: Giacomo Gabrielli | Stars: Aurora Volcan, Arek Hersh, Fabian Mosele, Serena Bevilacqua

35. The Wannsee Conference (1992 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 50 min | Documentary

7.2
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This documentary examines the events leading up to the 1942 Wannsee conference which organized the "final solution" to destroy European Jews.

Director: Willy Lindwer | Star: Adolf Hitler

Votes: 35

36. Theresienstadt (1944)

28 min | Short, History

3.6
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Nazi propaganda film depicting the notorious Theresienstadt concentration camp as a sort of idyllic rest stop, in an attempt to convince world opinion that there was no such thing as Nazi death camps.

Directors: Kurt Gerron, Karel Pecený | Stars: Paul Eppstein, Karel Fischer, Kurt Gerron, Frau Görtz

Votes: 107

37. The Last Days of the Big Lie (2009)

125 min | Documentary, History

6.8
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A controversial documentary that debunks many of the facts presented in the Oscar winning Holocaust themed documentary The Last Days, produced by Steven Spielberg. Throughout the film, its ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Hunt | Stars: Nayirah al-Sabah, Saud Nasser Al-Saud Al-Sabah, Leon Bass, Michael Berenbaum

Votes: 56

38. Babij Jar (2003)

112 min | Drama

6.2
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Director: Jeff Kanew | Stars: Michael Degen, Barbara De Rossi, Katrin Saß, Axel Milberg

Votes: 141

39. Heartbeat Detector (2007)

Not Rated | 143 min | Drama, History, Music

6.2
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68 Metascore

A psychologist discovers troubling links between Nazism and modern-day big business.

Director: Nicolas Klotz | Stars: Mathieu Amalric, Michael Lonsdale, Edith Scob, Lou Castel

Votes: 1,105 | Gross: $0.01M

40. The Portraitist (2006)

52 min | Documentary

8.2
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Wilhelm Brasse talks about his work as a photographer at Auschwitz Concentration Camp during World War II.

Director: Irek Dobrowolski | Star: Wilhelm Brasse

Votes: 95

41. Kulenkampffs Schuhe (2018 TV Movie)

85 min | Documentary

8.2
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The documentary, which consists entirely of archive material, shows post-war history in a surprising, unusual and touching way.

Director: Regina Schilling | Stars: Hans-Joachim Kulenkampff, Hans Rosenthal, Peter Alexander, Horst Tappert

Votes: 48

42. Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust (2004)

92 min | Documentary, History

7.5
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The history of Hollywood's handling of the Nazis and its later depiction of the Holocaust they perpetrated.

Director: Daniel Anker | Stars: Gene Hackman, Norma Barzman, Jack Benny, Michael Berenbaum

Votes: 599 | Gross: $0.02M

43. Close to Evil (2014)

Documentary, Biography, History

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An RTE Radio interview marking Holocaust Memorial Day in January 2012 is the catalyst for a remarkable journey. Holocaust survivor Tomi discovers one of his former jailers - Hilde Lisiewicz... See full summary »

Director: Gerry Gregg | Stars: Hans-Jürgen Brennecke, Gerry Gregg, Hilde Michnia, Tomi Reichental

44. The Darien Dilemma (2006)

Unrated | 90 min | Documentary, Drama, History

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A father and his filmmaker son explore the previously untold Holocaust story of 1,000 Viennese Jews stranded on the frozen Danube River in 1941 awaiting rescue by Ruth Klieger, a senior ... See full summary »

Director: Erez Laufer | Stars: Yuval Hadadi, Yoav Himan, Hadas Kalderon, Mickey Leon

45. Dita Saxová (1968)

98 min | Drama

7.3
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A beautiful, underachieving, 18 year old orphan considers various suitors, ponders philosophy, and takes a young girl under her wing.

Director: Antonín Moskalyk | Stars: Krystyna Mikolajewska, Bohus Záhorský, Karel Höger, Martin Ruzek

Votes: 71

46. The Presence of Their Absence (2018)

Not Rated | 84 min | Documentary

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A Los Angeles son of Holocaust survivors is dropped into the unknown to find his roots in the ashes of the Shoah.

Director: Donna Kanter | Star: Fred L. Zaidman

47. Sonderkommando (2014)

19 min | Short, Drama

6.5
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A train, a trip, a destination. Two strangers start to look each other while travelling in a couch of a train. Cold, pain, farewell. Arrived at the destination one of them is chosen to be a... See full summary »

Director: Nicola Ragone | Stars: Pietro De Silva, Maximilian Dirr, Federica Flavoni, Tommaso Lazotti

Votes: 13

48. Iz ada v ad (1996)

90 min | Drama, War

6.7
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Focuses on the lives of two married Polish couples (one Jewish, one Catholic) and the personal and social devastation wrought by the Holocaust and its aftermath.

Director: Dmitriy Astrakhan | Stars: Valeria Valeeva, Anja Kling, Gennadi Svir, Alla Kliouka

Votes: 84

49. The 81st Blow (1974)

92 min | Documentary

8.0
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Historical documentary made up of footage and stills shot by the Nazis. A compilation of testimony from witnesses who appeared at the Eichmann trial provides a telling narrative.

Directors: David Bergman, Jacques Ehrlich, Haim Gouri

Votes: 17

50. Partisans of Vilna (1986)

130 min | Documentary

8.3
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This film tells the story of the men and women who formed the Jewish partisan movement in Vilna, Lithuania, during World War II.

Director: Joshua Waletzky | Stars: Abba Kovner, Alexander Bogen, Roberta Wallach

Votes: 89



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