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The Human Factor (2021)

The Human Factor (2021)

How US politicians and diplomats, over the past 25 years, have come close to achieving something almost impossible: securing peace between the ...
Caravaggio (1986)

Caravaggio (1986)

As influential Italian artist Caravaggio dies in exile in 1610, he recalls his short life, from his childhood to his initial artistic failures to ...
The Warrior’s Brother (2002)

The Warrior’s Brother (2002)

13th century France. To live, to survive, requires weapons. Which do you choose? Weapons of war, which give the power to punish and kill? Or the ...
The Sign of the Cross (1932)

The Sign of the Cross (1932)

After burning Rome, Emperor Nero decides to blame the Christians, and issues the edict that they are all to be caught and sent to the arena. Two ...
The Old Gun (1975)

The Old Gun (1975)

In Montauban in 1944, Julien Dandieu in a surgeon in the local hospital. Frightened by the German army entering Montauban, he asks his friend ...
Heaven and Earth (1990)

Heaven and Earth (1990)

Warlords Kagetora and Takeda each wish to prevent the other from gaining hegemony in feudal Japan. The two samurai leaders pursue one another ...
Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)

Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)

Albany, New York, 1776. After marrying, Gil and Lana travel north to settle on a small farm in the Mohawk River Valley, but soon their growing ...
Long Day’s Journey Into Night (1962)

Long Day’s Journey Into Night (1962)

Over the course of one day in August 1912, the family of retired actor James Tyrone grapples with the morphine addiction of his wife Mary, the ...
Safe Conduct (2002)

Safe Conduct (2002)

The film is about the French film industry from 1942 to 1944 during the Nazi occupation. The film focuses on assistant director and resistance ...
White Soldier (2014)

White Soldier (2014)

A muggy Saigon, late 1945. Stationed at a military camp in French Indochina, two young men–Robert and André–become close friends as ...
Being the Ricardos (2021)

Being the Ricardos (2021)

Follows Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz as they face a crisis that could end their careers and another that could end their marriage.
A Forbidden Orange (2021)

A Forbidden Orange (2021)

Spain, 1970s. A Clockwork Orange, a film considered by critics and audiences as one of the best works in the history of cinema, directed by ...
The Fencing Master (1992)

The Fencing Master (1992)

A fencing master in pre-revolution Spain is hired to teach fencing to a beautiful young woman. Although he has never taught a woman before he is ...
Hangmen Also Die! (1943)

Hangmen Also Die! (1943)

During the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia, surgeon Dr. Franticek Svoboda, a Czech patriot, assassinates the brutal “Hangman of ...
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)

Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)

In this dramatized account of his early law career in Illinois, Abraham Lincoln is born into a modest log cabin, where he is encouraged by his ...
Gothic (1986)

Gothic (1986)

The year is 1816. A sprawling villa in Switzerland is the setting for a stormy night of madness. On this night of the “Haunted ...
The Profession of Arms (2001)

The Profession of Arms (2001)

In autumn of 1526, the Emperor, Charles V, sends his German landsknechts led by Georg von Frundsberg to march towards Rome. The inferior papal ...
The Last Duel (2021)

The Last Duel (2021)

King Charles VI declares that Knight Jean de Carrouges settle his dispute with his squire, Jacques Le Gris, by challenging him to a duel.
Heart of Champions (2021)

Heart of Champions (2021)

During their last year at an Ivy League college in 1999, a group of friends and crew teammates’ lives are changed forever when an army vet ...