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7150.Colette

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Genre: Biography | Drama | History
Directed by: Wash Westmoreland
Starring: Keira Knightley, Dominic West, Eleanor Tomlinson

Plot: After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as “Willy” (Dominic West), Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (Keira Knightley) is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels. Colette’s fight over creative ownership and gender roles drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionizing literature, fashion and sexual expression. Directed by Wash Westmoreland and written by Wash Westmoreland, Richard Glatzer, Rebecca Lenkiewicz.

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7135.First Man (100% English Speaking,korean Subtitle on bottom )

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Genre: Biography | Drama | History
Directed by: Damien Chazelle
Starring: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke

Plot: A Biopic on the life of the legendary American Astronaut Neil Armstrong from 1961-1969, on his journey to becoming the first human to walk the moon. Exploring the sacrifices and costs on the Nation and Neil himself, during one of the most dangerous missions in the history of space travel.

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7114.Outlaw King

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Genre: Action | Biography | Drama | History
Directed by: David Mackenzie
Starring: Chris Pine, Stephen Dillane, Rebecca Robin

Plot: A true David v Goliath story of how the great 14th Century Scottish ‘Outlaw King’ Robert The Bruce used cunning and bravery to defeat and repel the much larger and better equipped occupying English army.

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7053.Operation Finale

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Genre: Biography | Drama | History | Thriller
Directed by: Chris Weitz
Starring: Oscar Isaac, Ben Kingsley, Mélanie Laurent

Plot: Director Chris Weitz’s historical thriller is based on the story of how a group of Israeli secret agents arrested notorious SS officer Adolf Eichmann – the man who masterminded the “Final Solution” – in Argentina. Oscar Isaac plays the legendary Mossad agent Peter Malkin, while Ben Kingsley plays his emotionally manipulative arch-nemesis. After tracking Eichmann down to Buenos Aires, Malkin and his men captured him and brought him to Israel for a historic 8-month trial.

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7022.Sgt Stubby An American Hero

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Genre: Animation | Adventure | Family | History | War
Directed by: Richard Lanni
Starring: Helena Bonham Carter, Logan Lerman, Gérard Depardieu

Plot: With the war to end all wars looming, a young army “doughboy” Robert Conroy has his life forever changed when a little dog with a stubby tail wanders into camp as the men of the 102nd Infantry Regiment train on the grounds of Yale University. Conroy gives his new friend a name, a family, and a chance to embark on the adventure that would define a century. Despite lacking formal military working dog training, Stubby the dog and his human companions find themselves in the trenches of France and on the path to history. French Infantryman Gaston Baptiste befriends the duo and accompanies them along their epic journey through harsh conditions and incredible acts of courage. For his valorous actions, Stubby is recognized as the first canine ever promoted to the rank of Sergeant in U.S. Army history.

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6976.The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

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Genre:Drama | History | Romance
Directed by: Mike Newell
Starring: Lily James, Jessica Brown Findlay, Glen Powell

Plot: A correspondence begins between Juliet Ashton and members of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, with them sharing their experiences of Nazi Occupied Guernsey. When an idea for a book catches Juliet she goes to visit the island, making lifelong friends and taking life changing steps along the way. This book is told by way of letters and as the reader, you become enchanted by the writers of them and the love Juliet comes to feel for each of the Islanders; Dawsey, Amelia, Isola, Eben, Kit and Elizabeth. A beautiful story of love, friendship and the sadness of friends lost.

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6942.Chappaquiddick

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Genre: Drama | History | Thriller
Directed by: John Curran
Starring: Jason Clarke, Ed Helms, Jim Gaffigan

Plot: The scandal and mysterious events surrounding the tragic drowning of a young woman, as Ted Kennedy drove his car off the infamous bridge, are revealed in the new movie starring Jason Clarke as Ted Kennedy and Kate Mara as Mary Jo Kopechne. Not only did this event take the life of an aspiring political strategist and Kennedy insider, but it ultimately changed the course of presidential history forever. Through true accounts, documented in the inquest from the investigation in 1969, director John Curran and writers Andrew Logan and Taylor Allen, intimately expose the broad reach of political power, the influence of America’s most celebrated family; and the vulnerability of Ted Kennedy, the youngest son, in the shadow of his family legacy.

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6919.Sweet Country

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Genre: Adventure | Crime | Drama | History | Thriller | Western
Directed by: Warwick Thornton
Starring: Bryan Brown, Matt Day, Tremayne Doolan

Plot: Australian western set on the Northern Territory frontier in the 1920s, where justice itself is put on trial when an aged Aboriginal farmhand shoots a white man in self-defense and goes on the run as a posse gathers to hunt him down.

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6899.7 Days in Entebbe

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Genre: Crime | Drama | History | Thriller
Directed by: José Padilha
Starring: Rosamund Pike, Eddie Marsan, Daniel Brühl

Plot: In July 1976, an Air France flight from Tel-Aviv to Paris via Athens was hijacked and forced to land in Entebbe, Uganda. The Jewish passengers were separated and held hostage in demand to release many terrorists held in Israeli prisons. After much debate, the Israeli government sent an elite commando unit to raid the airfield and release the hostages.

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Genre: Action | Drama | History
Directed by: York Alec Shackleton
Starring: Nicolas Cage, Sophie Skelton, Michael Rainey Jr.

Plot: Bank heist movie in the vein of “End of Watch” meets “Black Hawk Down”.

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6894.Paul Apostle of Christ

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Genre: Drama | History
Directed by: Andrew Hyatt
Starring: Jim Caviezel, James Faulkner, Olivier Martinez

Plot: Roma, 67 AD. After the great fire that burnt great part of the city, Emperor Nero points Paul, Jesus’ apostle, as guilty of the fire, arresting him and taking him to Mamertine Prison. There prefect Mauritius struggles between his daughter Caelia, who suffers an unknown disease, and his job as warden of the prison commanded by own Nero, that he is considers as a failure on his military carrier. Despite the risks for the Christians, physician and medicine man Luke arrives Roma from Greek Islands to find Paul, living in the house of Aquila and Priscilla, two former Romans turned in Christians that they use their home as shelter for others Roman Christians to save them from Nero’s soldiers, who kill all Christians they find, torturing and using them as human candles to light Roma’s streets at night. After realizing that Paul is in Mamertine, Luke get access to the jail and he meets Paul, who accepts Luke’s request to tell his biography to be known before he is executed by Nero, writing it…

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6826.Backstabbing for Beginners

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Genre: Drama | History | Thriller
Directed by: Per Fly
Starring: Theo James, Ben Kingsley, Jacqueline Bisset

Plot: A young program coordinator at the United Nations stumbles upon a conspiracy involving Iraq’s oil reserves.

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6446.12 Strong (100%)

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Genre: Action | Drama | History | War
Directed by: Nicolai Fuglsig
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, William Fichtner

Plot: The True Story of the Army’s Special Forces “Green Berets”, who within weeks responded to the 9-11 attack. Green Berets and AFSOC took over the country and allowed other Special Forces and the rest of the conventional military to begin the more publicly visible war.

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6792.The 1517 to Paris (98%)

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Genre: Drama | History | Thriller
Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Starring: Alek Skarlatos, Anthony Sadler, Spencer Stone

Plot: In the early evening of August 21, 2015, the world watched in stunned silence as the media reported a thwarted terrorist attack on Thalys train #9364 bound for Paris–an attempt prevented by three courageous young Americans traveling through Europe. The film follows the course of the friends’ lives, from the struggles of childhood through finding their footing in life, to the series of unlikely events leading up to the attack. Throughout the harrowing ordeal, their friendship never wavers, making it their greatest weapon and allowing them to save the lives of the more than 500 passengers on board.

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6720.The Death of Stalin

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Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards.
Genre: Comedy | History
Directed by: Armando Iannucci
Starring: Steve Buscemi, Simon Russell Beale, Jeffrey Tambor

Plot: Follows the Soviet dictator’s last days and depicts the chaos of the regime after his death.

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6438.The Post (100%)

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Nominated for 6 Golden Globes.
Genre: Biography | Drama | History | Thriller
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Starring: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson

Plot: 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.

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6457.Batman Gotham by Gaslight

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Genre: Animation | Action | Adventure | Crime | Fantasy | History | Mystery
Directed by: Sam Liu
Starring: Jennifer Carpenter, Bruce Greenwood, Tara Strong

Plot: In an age of mystery and superstition, how would the people of Gotham react to a weird creature of the night, a bat-garbed vigilante feared by the guilty and the innocent alike? The very first Elseworlds tale re-imagines the Dark Knight detective in Victorian times and pits him against the infamous murderer Jack the Ripper.

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6426.Darkest Hour

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Won 1 Golden Globe.
Genre: Biography | Drama | History | War
Directed by: Joe Wright
Starring: Gary Oldman, Lily James, Kristin Scott Thomas

Plot: Within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill (Gary Oldman) 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.

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6413.Goodbye Christopher Robin

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Genre: Biography | Family | History
Directed by: Simon Curtis
Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald

Plot: A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children’s author A. A. Milne (Domhnall Gleeson) and his son Christopher Robin, whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Along with his mother Daphne (Margot Robbie), and his nanny Olive, Christopher Robin and his family are swept up in the international success of the books; the enchanting tales bringing hope and comfort to England after the First World War. But with the eyes of the world on Christopher Robin, what will the cost be to the family?

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6686.Mark Felt The Man Who Brought Down the White House

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Genre: Biography | Drama | History | Thriller
Directed by: Peter Landesman
Starring: Liam Neeson, Diane Lane, Marton Csokas

Plot: The story of Mark Felt, who under the name “Deep Throat” helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1972.

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6594.Victoria and Abdul (100%)

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Genre: Biography | Drama | History
Directed by: Stephen Frears
Starring: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Tim Pigott-Smith

Plot: Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.

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6285.Dunkirk (100%)

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Genre: Action | Drama | History | War
Directed by: Christopher Nolan
Starring: Fionn Whitehead, Damien Bonnard, Aneurin Barnard
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6329.Detroit (100%)

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Genres: Crime | Drama | History | Thriller
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Stars: John Boyega, Anthony Mackie, Algee Smith

A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest RACE riots in United States history. The story is centred around the Algiers Motel incident, which occurred in Detroit, Michigan on July 25, 1967, during the racially charged 12th Street Riot. It involves the death of three black men and the brutal beatings of nine other people: seven black men and two white women.

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6516.American Made (100%)

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Genre: Action | Biography | Comedy | Crime | Drama | History | Thriller
Directed by: Doug Liman
Starring: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright

Plot: A pilot lands work for the CIA and as a drug runner in the south during the 1980s.

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6553.God Of War (100% Chinese Speaking,English Subtitle on bottom )

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Genre: Action | History
Directed by: Gordon Chan
Starring: Wenzhuo Zhao, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Yasuaki Kurata

Plot: During the 16th century, Japanese pirates proliferate along the Chinese coastline. In 1557, the pirates take over Cengang in Zhejiang. After months of futile advances, Commander Yu (Sammo Hung) finally defeats them under the leadership of newly promoted General Qi (Vincent Zhao). The Pirates, however, manage to escape.

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6354.Temple

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Genre: History | Horror
Directed by: Michael Barrett
Starring: Naoto Takenaka, Asahi Uchida, Logan Huffman

Plot: Three American tourists follow a mysterious map deep into the jungles of Japan searching for an ancient temple. When spirits entrap them, their adventure quickly becomes a horrific nightmare.

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6334.6 Days

6DAYS
Genre: Action | Drama | History | Thriller
Directed by: Toa Fraser
Starring: Abbie Cornish, Mark Strong, Jamie Bell

Plot: In April 1980, armed gunmen stormed the Iranian Embassy in Princes Gate, London and took all inside hostage. Over the next six days a tense standoff took place, all the while a group of highly trained soldiers from the SAS prepared for a raid the world had never seen the likes of.

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6260.The Promise

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Genre: Drama | History
Directed by: Terry George
Starring: Oscar Isaac, Charlotte Le Bon, Christian Bale
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6242.The Lost City of Z

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Genre: Action | Adventure | Biography | Drama | History
Directed by: James Gray
Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller
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6224.The Zookeepers Wife

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Genre: Biography | Drama | History | War
Directed by: Niki Caro
Starring: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl
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