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Coming Through the Rye (2015)

IMDb: 6.3

In 1969, the Holden Caulfield obsessed Jamie Schwartz runs away from boarding school to find the reclusive author J D Salinger Inspired by actual events, Jamies search is a journey into the meaning of friendship, love and loss

Prophets Prey (2015)

IMDb: 7.3

When Warren Jeffs rose to Prophet of the Fundamentalist Church of Latter Day Saints, he took control of a religion with a history of polygamous and underage marriage In a short time, Warren managed to expand these practices and the

Gosanja: Daedongyeo Jido (2016)

IMDb: 5.6

At a time when maps werent readily accessible for the public, Gosanja KIM Jeong ho CHA Seoung won sets out to walk across the Korean peninsula to make the Daedongyeojido the Great Map of the East Land, with hopes of providing

The Colossus of Rhodes (1961)

IMDb: 5.8

While on holiday in Rhodes, an Athenian war hero becomes involved in two different plots to overthrow the tyrannical king one from Rhodian patriots, and the other from sinister Phoenician agents

Ceasefire (2016)

IMDb: 5.9

In the early 1920s, Georges Laffont, traumatized by the horrific trench warfar, decides to leave his life behind and travel to West Africa into the vast territories of Upper Volta in the company of Diofo, artist and also survivor of

Jirôchô Fuji (1959)

IMDb: 6.8

An all star cast from Daiei Film Company has made the ultimate Jirocho movie about the legendary yakuza Shimizu no Jirocho, the biggest Boss in the Tokaido area

Northwest Passage (Book I Rogers Ranger

IMDb: 7.0

Langdon Towne and Hunk Marriner join Major Rogers Rangers as they wipe out an Indian village They set out for Fort Wentworth, but when they arrive they find no soldiers and none of the supplies they expected

Fauci (2021)

IMDb: 2.1

A glimpse into infectious disease specialist, Dr Anthony Fauci who has led the U S fight against every epidemic the country has faced from AIDS to SARS to Ebola, and the ongoing COVID 19

The Road to Coronation Street (2010)

IMDb: 7.9

The story of how the 22 year old Tony Warren conceived, wrote and fought for the record breaking UK TV series Coronation Street 1960

Shikonmado Dai tatsumaki (1964)

IMDb: 6.7

After defeat at the Siege of Osaka several survivors attempt to deliver a young prince to safety

Die Pest in Florenz (1919)

IMDb: 6.5

Suddenly appearing in Florence, an evil seductress causes Cesare, the citys ruler, and his son to both fall madly in love with her The son, killing his father before an order to torture the woman can be carried out, then turns the

The Edge of the World (1937)

IMDb: 7.3

A way of life is dying on an Outer Hebridean island fishing port, but some of the inhabitants resist evacuating to the mainland

Alien Contact: NASA Exposed 2 (2017)

IMDb: 3.3

A former astronaut recently went on record to allege that there is abundant evidence that we are being contacted by Alien races and that these civilizations have been visiting us for a very

Beau Brummell (1954)

IMDb: 6.4

In 1796, Captain George Bryan Beau Brummell of the 10th Royal Hussars Regiment offends the Prince of Wales with his straightforward outspokenness and gets fired from the Army but is chosen as the Princes personal advisor

Made in Auschwitz: The Untold Story of B

IMDb: 6.3

This chilling documentary uses intimate survivor testimonies, archival footage and legal records to tell the story of the over 400 young women who underwent medical experimentation in Auschwitz under Carl Clauberg, an enterprising, s

I pirati della Malesia (1964)

IMDb: 5.5

Filmed in Singapore it tells the story of Sandokan who is a Malaysian rebel who, with a group of renegades, goes up against a British General who is trying to force the King to resign

Quebec (1951)

IMDb: 5.4

Story of a revolt against England in 1830s Canada

The German Doctor (2013)

IMDb: 6.7

The true story of an Argentine family who lived with Josef Mengele without knowing his true identity, and of a girl who fell in love with one of the biggest criminals of all time

Castle of the Banned Lovers (1956)

IMDb: 6.9

The beautiful Beatrice Cenci, daughter of the noble Francesco, falls in love with the intendant Olimpio But she has to face the jealousy of her violent and morbid father, and the hostility of her stepmother Lucrezia

Video Games: The Movie (2014)

IMDb: 6.1

A documentary about how video games are made, marketed, and consumed by looking back at gaming history and culture through the eyes of game developers, publishers, and consumers

Karin Månsdotter (1954)

IMDb: 6.0

The movie starts with a silent section of slapsticks in BLUE and white and with piano music, giving an outline of Karins rise and fall The rest is normal BampW movie Karin does not belong to the nobility but nevertheless marries the

Lo Sound Desert (2015)

IMDb: 7.1

The origin of desert rock music is a feature length documentary about the Californian desert rock and punk rock scene, from which bands like Kyuss and Queens Of The Stone Age arose to kick off its worldwide fame

Emilia (2017)

IMDb: 7.5

Emilia Breaking Free is a suspense drama about the fight for freedom in Soviet repressed Lithuania in a society where a more satiated life seems more important than honour, a clear conscience or humanity It is the spring of 1972,

No God, No Master (2013)

IMDb: 5.9

When a series of package bombs show up on the doorsteps of prominent politicians and businessmen in the summer of 1919, U S Bureau of Investigation Agent William Flynn Strathairn is assigned the task of finding those responsible

Quo Vadis (1951)

IMDb: 7.2

After fierce Roman commander Marcus Vinicius becomes infatuated with beautiful Christian hostage Lygia, he begins to question the tyrannical leadership of the despotic emperor Nero

Jack the Ripper (1959)

IMDb: 6.2

A serial killer is murdering women in the Whitechapel district of London An American policeman is brought in to help Scotland Yard solve the case

Siege of the Saxons (1963)

IMDb: 4.8

In league with the Saxon invaders, Edmund of Cornwall plans to slay King Arthur, marry his daughter and usurp the throne of England but wizard Merlin and outlaw Robert Marshall stand in the way

Bitter Springs (1950)

IMDb: 6.3

Tommy Tommy Trinder is called in to smooth things out after Wally King Chips Rafferty encroaches upon Aboriginal tribal ground

Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Pu

IMDb: 7.8

A documentary spanning over 30 years of the California Bay Areas punk music history with a central focus on the emergence of Berkeleys inspiring 924 Gilman Street music collective

Black Robe (1991)

IMDb: 7.1

In the 17th century, a Jesuit missionary nicknamed Black Robe by the natives and his small party of companions try reaching the Huron tribe in Canada all while facing mistrust, Iroquois warring parties and harsh winter conditions

Finding the Funk (2013)

IMDb: 7.6

Finding the Funk is a road trip in search of the past, present and future of Funk music Starting with Funks roots in Jazz and the James Brown bands of the 60s we travel to the Bay Area to celebrate Sly amp the Family Stone, then to