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6.80/10
545 Votes
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England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same passion for literature and art, a true fellowship that strengthens as they grow up, but the outbreak of World War I threatens to shatter it.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 112 min.
  • Language: English

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The Last Emperor (1987)

7.60/10
819 Votes
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A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation by the invading Japanese, and finally to his obscure existence as just another peasant worker in the People's Republic.

  • Country: China, France, French Republic, Italy, United Kingdom
  • Duration: 163 min.
  • Language: Nyanja, Chinese, English, Japanese

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Schindler's List (1993)

8.60/10
9,281 Votes
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The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 195 min.
  • Language: German, Polish, Hebrew, English

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The Irishman (2019)

7.80/10
2,987 Votes
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Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him to Chicago with the task of helping Jimmy Hoffa, a powerful union leader related to organized crime, with whom Frank will maintain a close friendship for nearly twenty years.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 209 min.
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Legends of the Fall (1994)

7.40/10
1,338 Votes
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An epic tale of three brothers and their father living in the remote wilderness of 1900s USA and how their lives are affected by nature, history, war, and love.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 133 min.
  • Language: Cornish, English

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The Theory of Everything (2014)

7.90/10
7,269 Votes
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The Theory of Everything is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde.

  • Country: United Kingdom
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  • Language: Latin, English, French, Italian

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Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

7.40/10
2,299 Votes
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Author P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood as Walt Disney Pictures adapts her novel Mary Poppins for the big screen.

  • Country: Australia, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 125 min.
  • Language: English

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Dolemite Is My Name (2019)

7.20/10
488 Votes
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The story of Rudy Ray Moore, who created the iconic big screen pimp character Dolemite in the 1970s.

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Darkest Hour (2017)

7.30/10
3,187 Votes
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A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with Nazi Germany, or standing firm to fight for the ideals, liberty and freedom of a nation. As the unstoppable Nazi forces roll across Western Europe and the threat of invasion is imminent, and with an unprepared public, a skeptical King, and his own party plotting against him, Churchill must withstand his darkest hour, rally a nation, and attempt to change the course of world history.

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Duration: 125 min.
  • Language: English

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Reds (1981)

7.30/10
149 Votes
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An account of the revolutionary years of the legendary American journalist John Reed (1887-1920), who shared his adventurous professional life with his radical commitment to the socialist revolution in Russia, his dream of spreading its principles among the members of the American working class, and his troubled romantic relationship with the writer Louise Bryant (1885-1936).

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 195 min.
  • Language: English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Russian

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Danger Close (2019)

6.50/10
53 Votes
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Vietnam War, 1966. Australia and New Zealand send troops to support the United States and South Vietnamese in their fight against the communist North. Soldiers are very young men, recruits and volunteers who have never been involved in a combat. On August 18th, members of Delta Company will face the true horror of a ruthless battle among the trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tân. They are barely a hundred. The enemy is a human wave ready to destroy them.

  • Country: Australia, United Kingdom
  • Duration: 119 min.
  • Language: English, Vietnamese

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Joyeux Noel (2005)

7.40/10
511 Votes
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France, 1914, during World War I. On Christmas Eve, an extraordinary event takes place in the bloody no man's land that the French and the Scots dispute with the Germans…

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  • Duration: 116 min.
  • Language: German, French, Latin, English

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Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

7.90/10
5,542 Votes
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Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-taking, women-loving, homophobic man who in 1986 was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and given thirty days to live.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 117 min.
  • Language: English, Japanese

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First Man (2018)

7.10/10
3,169 Votes
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A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

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  • Language: English

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Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

8.00/10
1,647 Votes
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The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a flamboyant, messianic figure in the cause of Arab unity but his psychological instability threatens to undermine his achievements.

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Duration: 217 min.
  • Language: English, Arabic, Turkish

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BlacKkKlansman (2018)

7.60/10
4,271 Votes
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Colorado Springs, late 1970s. Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer, and Flip Zimmerman, his Jewish colleague, run an undercover operation to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan.

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Riphagen the Untouchable (2016)

6.50/10
66 Votes
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Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1944, during World War II. Andries Riphagen, a powerful underworld boss, has made his fortune by putting his many criminal talents at the service of the Nazi occupiers. But the long battle is about to end and the freedom fighters, who have been persecuted and murdered for years, are abandoning their hideouts to mercilessly hunt down those who have collaborated with the killers…

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  • Duration: 132 min.
  • Language: Dutch, English, German

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1917 (2019)

7.90/10
3,737 Votes
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At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers.

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  • Language: English, French, German

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The Post (2017)

7.00/10
2,964 Votes
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A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government. Inspired by true events.

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  • Language: English

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Sully (2016)

7.10/10
4,519 Votes
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On 15 January 2009, the world witnessed the 'Miracle on the Hudson' when Captain 'Sully' Sullenberger glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and career.

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Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

8.10/10
7,650 Votes
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WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor.

  • Country: Australia, United States of America
  • Duration: 139 min.
  • Language: Japanese, English

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