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Gaga: Five Foot Two 2017

This documentary goes behind the scenes with pop provocateur Lady Gaga as she releases a bold new album and prepares for her Super Bowl halftime show.

Director: Chris Moukarbel

Stars: Bobby Campbell, Lady Gaga, Joe Germanotta, Mark Ronson

7.9 IMDB Rating
Churchill 2017

96 hours before the World War II invasion of Normandy, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill struggles with his severe reservations with Operation ...

Director: Jonathan Teplitzky

Stars: Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, John Slattery, James Purefoy, Julian Wadham, Richard Durden

6.8 IMDB Rating
First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers 2017

Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung recounts the horrors she suffered as a child under the rule of the deadly Khmer Rouge.

Director: Angelina Jolie

Stars: Sareum Srey Moch, Phoeung Kompheak, Sveng Socheata, Mun Kimhak

7.3 IMDB Rating
M.S. Dhoni The Untold Story 2016

The untold story of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's journey from ticket collector to trophy collector - the world-cup-winning captain of the Indian Cricket Tea...

Director: Neeraj Pandey

Stars: Anupam Kher, Sushant Singh Rajput, Fawad Khan, Herry Tangiri, Kiara Advani, Ram Charan

7.8 IMDB Rating
The Zookeeper’s Wife 2017

The Zookeeper's Wife tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during ...

Director: Niki Caro

Stars: Jessica Chastain, Daniel Bruhl, Johan Heldenbergh, Iddo Goldberg, Michael McElhatton

7.0 IMDB Rating 1 Views
The Birth Of A Nation 2016

Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher in the antebellum South, orchestrates an uprising.

Director: Nate Parker

Stars: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Jackie Earle Haley, Gabrielle Union, Aja Naomi King, Penelope Ann Miller

6.3 IMDB Rating 3 Views
Denial 2016

Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a reno...

Director: Mick Jackson

Stars: Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Spall, Andrew Scott, Caren Pistorius, Alex Jennings

6.6 IMDB Rating 1 Views
Christine 2016

The story of Christine Chubbuck, a 1970s TV reporter struggling with depression and professional frustrations as she tries to advance her career.

Director: Antonio Campos

Stars: Rebecca Hall, Michael C. Hall, Maria Dizzia, Rachel Hendrix, J. Smith-Cameron, Kim Shaw

7.0 IMDB Rating
Queen Of Katwe 2016

A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess.

Director: Mira Nair

Stars: Lupita Nyong'o, David Oyelowo, Madina Nalwanga, Charity Rose Pimer, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine

7.4 IMDB Rating 1 Views
A Street Cat Named Bob 2016

Based on the international best selling book. The true feel good story of how James Bowen, a busker and recovering drug addict, had his life transform...

Director: Roger Spottiswoode

Stars: Luke Treadaway, Bob the Cat, Ruta Gedmintas, Joanne Froggatt, Anthony Head, Darren Evans

7.4 IMDB Rating
Jackie 2016

Following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy fights through grief and trauma to regain her faith, console h...

Director: Pablo Larraín

Stars: Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Billy Crudup, John Hurt, Greta Gerwig, John Carroll Lynch

6.8 IMDB Rating
A United Kingdom 2016

The story of King Seretse Khama of Botswana and how his loving but controversial marriage to a British white woman, Ruth Williams, put his kingdom int...

Director: Amma Asante

Stars: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Jack Davenport, Laura Carmichael, Tom Felton, Charlotte Hope

6.8 IMDB Rating 1 Views
Hidden Figures 2016

The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

Director: Theodore Melfi

Stars: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner, Jim Parsons, Mahershalalhashbaz Ali

7.8 IMDB Rating
Chuck 2016

A drama inspired by the life of heavyweight boxer Chuck Wepner.

Director: Philippe Falardeau

Stars: Liev Schreiber, Naomi Watts, Ron Perlman, Elisabeth Moss, Jim Gaffigan, Pooch Hall

6.5 IMDB Rating
Sully 2016

The story of Chesley Sullenberger, an American pilot who became a hero after landing his damaged plane on the Hudson River in order to save the flight...

Director: Clint Eastwood

Stars: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney, Anna Gunn, Autumn Reeser, Sam Huntington

7.5 IMDB Rating
Southside with You 2016

The film chronicles the summer 1989 afternoon when the future President of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady, Michelle Obam...

Director: Richard Tanne

Stars: Parker Sawyers, Tika Sumpter, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Taylar Fondren, Donald Paul, Tom McElroy

6.6 IMDB Rating
Snowden 2016

The NSA's illegal surveillance techniques are leaked to the public by one of the agency's employees, Edward Snowden, in the form of thousands of class...

Director: Oliver Stone

Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene Woodley, Melissa Leo, Zachary Quinto, Tom Wilkinson

7.3 IMDB Rating
Hands of Stone 2016

The legendary Roberto Duran and his equally legendary trainer Ray Arcel change each other's lives.

Director: Jonathan Jakubowicz

Stars: Édgar Ramírez, Robert De Niro, Usher Raymond, Ana de Armas, Rubén Blades, John Turturro

6.6 IMDB Rating
Army of One 2016

After a personal visit by God himself, the eccentric construction worker Gary Faulkner takes the decision to embark on an adventure in the badlands of...

Director: Larry Charles

Stars: Nicolas Cage, Russell Brand, Denis O'Hare, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Rainn Wilson, Adrian Martinez

5.0 IMDB Rating 1 Views
Anthropoid 2016

Based on the extraordinary true story of Operation Anthropoid, the WWII mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich, the main architect behind...

Director: Sean Ellis

Stars: Cillian Murphy, Jamie Dornan, Charlotte Le Bon, Toby Jones, Harry Lloyd, Bill Milner, Sam Keeley

7.2 IMDB Rating