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A Deeper Shade of Blue

A Deeper Shade of Blue

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A Deeper Shade of Blue
Not RatedIMDb 6.42011 90 min

This is not a surf movie, it is a film about surfing's deepest roots: in the subconscious; in ancient lore; in the craft of surfboard building; in man's perpetual quest for a joyful relationship with the natural world.

Australia
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

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Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
6IMDb 6.12011 104 min

A story set in nineteenth-century China and focusing on the life-long friendship between two girls who develop their own secret code as a way to contend with the rigid social norms imposed on women.

Drama, History
W.E.

W.E.

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W.E.
RIMDb 6.12011 119 min

The affair between King Edward VIII and American divorcée Wallis Simpson, and a contemporary romance between a married woman and a Russian security guard.

21 Brothers

21 Brothers

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21 Brothers
12IMDb 3.72011 96 min

Set in W.W.1 the film follows the story of the Canada's 21st battalion as it prepares for the battle of Courcelette in September 1916.

Drama, History, War
Canada
Winnie Mandela

Winnie Mandela

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HD
Winnie Mandela
RIMDb 5.92011 104 min

A drama that chronicles the life of Winnie Mandela from her childhood through her marriage and her husband's incarceration.

The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby

The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby

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The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby
Not RatedIMDb 6.72011 104 min

A son's riveting look at a father whose life seemed straight out of a spy thriller. The secret world of a legendary CIA spymaster. Told by William Colby's son Carl, the story is at once a probing history of the CIA, a personal mem...

Hell and Back Again

Hell and Back Again

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Hell and Back Again
Not RatedIMDb 6.42011 88 min

What does it mean to lead men in war? What does it mean to come home? Hell and Back Again is a cinematically revolutionary film that asks and answers these questions with a power and intimacy no previous film about the conflict in...

Texas Killing Fields

Texas Killing Fields

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Texas Killing Fields
16IMDb 5.72011 105 min

In the Texas bayous, a local homicide detective teams up with a cop from New York City to investigate a series of unsolved murders.

Betrayed

Betrayed

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Betrayed
IMDb 7.22020 126 min

We follow the Jewish Braude family's experiences when the Jews are arrested and deported from the camp Berg, on the ship Donau and down to the extermination in the concentration camp in Auschwitz.

Drama, History, War
Norway
Hitler's Children

Hitler's Children

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Hitler's Children
Not RatedIMDb 7.42011 59m

A look into the lives of the descendants of the top Nazi officials who worked under Hitler's command.

Nova Zembla

Nova Zembla

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Nova Zembla
IMDb 5.82011 108 min

A Dutch exploration team sets sail to find the North East passage to the Indies. The weather had other ideas for them.

Drama, History
Netherlands
The Lady

The Lady

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The Lady
RIMDb 7.02011 132 min

The story of Aung San Suu Kyi as she becomes the core of Burma's democracy movement, and her relationship with her husband, writer Michael Aris.

Black Gold

Black Gold

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HD
Black Gold
RIMDb 6.62011 130 min

Set in the 1930s Arab states at the dawn of the oil boom, the story centers on a young Arab prince torn between allegiance to his conservative father and his modern, liberal father-in-law.

France, Italy, Qatar
Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present

Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present

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Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present
Not RatedIMDb 7.82012 106 min

A documentary that follows the Serbian performance artist as she prepares for a retrospective of her work at The Museum of Modern Art in New York.

9/11: Life Under Attack

9/11: Life Under Attack

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9/11: Life Under Attack
TV-14IMDb 8.12021 86 min

Intimate portrayal of the events captured by the ordinary people on September 11.

Slavery by Another Name

Slavery by Another Name

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HD
Slavery by Another Name
IMDb 7.62012 90 min

A documentary that recounts the many ways in which American slavery persisted as a practice many decades after its supposed abolition.

MLK: The Assassination Tapes

MLK: The Assassination Tapes

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MLK: The Assassination Tapes
TV-PGIMDb 6.52012 47m

Relive an unspeakable tragedy detailed with unforgettable images, videos, and recordings only recently rediscovered.

Apostle Peter and the Last Supper

Apostle Peter and the Last Supper

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Apostle Peter and the Last Supper
IMDb 6.72012 88 min

Three days before his execution, the elderly Apostle Peter tells his jailer about his time with Jesus.

Drama, History
Treasure Island

Treasure Island

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Treasure Island
IMDb 6.22012 180 min

In 1765, young English boy Jim Hawkins gets involved with buccaneers during his quest to find pirate Captain Flint's treasure buried on a secret island.

Game Change

Game Change

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Game Change
TV-MAIMDb 7.42012 118 min

Governor Sarah Palin of Alaska becomes Senator John McCain's running mate in the 2008 Presidential election.

Bel Ami

Bel Ami

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Bel Ami
RIMDb 5.42012 102 min

A chronicle of a young man's rise to power in Paris via his manipulation of the city's wealthiest and most influential women.

Farewell, My Queen

Farewell, My Queen

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Farewell, My Queen
RIMDb 6.22012 100 min

A look at the platonic relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her female readers during the first days of the French Revolution.

France, Spain
Saving the Titanic

Saving the Titanic

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Saving the Titanic
TV-PGIMDb 7.22012 104 min

The story of the engineers who worked tirelessly to keep the electric power running as the Titanic sank. Their selfless actions kept the lights on and the electric lifeboat winches operational to facilitate the survival of others.

Drama, History
Germany, Ireland
Escape from Sobibor

Escape from Sobibor

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Escape from Sobibor
Not RatedIMDb 7.31987 143 min

German death camp in Sobibor, Poland, killed two hundred fifty thousand Jews. It had the most successful prisoner escape in World War II on October 14, 1943.

Drama, History, War
The Revisionaries

The Revisionaries

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The Revisionaries
Not RatedIMDb 7.02012 92 min

The theory of evolution and a re-write of American history are caught in the crosshairs when an unabashed Creationist seeks re-election as chairman of America's most influential Board of Education.

Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon

Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon

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Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon
RIMDb 6.12008 102 min

Based on "Romance of the Three Kingdoms" by Luo Guangzhong. It ranks as one of China's four most important pieces of literature.

Enter the Forbidden City

Enter the Forbidden City

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Enter the Forbidden City
IMDb 6.42018 113 min

During the celebrations of the Emperor's 80th birthday, an opera troupe from southern China is invited to come to Beijing to perform for the Emperor. Afterwards, the opera troupe is allowed to stay in Beijing, and they become what...

History
China
Cry Freedom

Cry Freedom

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HD
Cry Freedom
12IMDb 7.41987 157 min

South African journalist Donald Woods is forced to flee the country after attempting to investigate the death in custody of his friend, the Black anti-Apartheid activist Steve Biko.

Walker

Walker

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HD
Walker
18IMDb 6.51987 94 min

An unconventional retelling of the life of William Walker, a 19th century American mercenary leader who became the president of Nicaragua.