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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
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
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
Silence 2016

In the 17th century, two Portuguese Jesuit priests travel to Japan in an attempt to locate their mentor, who is rumored to have committed apostasy, an...

Director: Martin Scorsese

Stars: Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Liam Neeson, Ciarán Hinds, Issei Ogata, Tadanobu Asano

7.2 IMDB Rating
Patriots Day 2016

The story of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists responsible.

Director: Peter Berg

Stars: Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman, Kevin Bacon, J.K. Simmons, Michelle Monaghan, Rachel Brosnahan

7.4 IMDB Rating
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
Personal Shopper 2016

A personal shopper in Paris refuses to leave the city until she makes contact with her twin brother who previously died there. Her life becomes more c...

Director: Olivier Assayas

Stars: Kristen Stewart, Lars Eidinger, Nora von Waldstätten, Anders Danielsen Lie, Pamela Betsy Cooper

6.2 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
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
USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage 2016

During World War II, an American navy ship is sunk by a Japanese submarine leaving 300 crewmen stranded in shark infested waters.

Director: Mario Van Peebles

Stars: Nicolas Cage, Tom Sizemore, Thomas Jane, Matt Lanter, Weronika Rosati, Cody Walker

5.2 IMDB Rating 2 Views
Silicon Cowboys 2016

Three friends dream up the Compaq portable computer at a Texas diner in 1981, and soon find themselves battling mighty IBM for PC supremacy. Their imp...

Director: Jason Cohen

Stars: Rod Canion, Jim Harris, Bill Murto

6.7 IMDB Rating
Elvis & Nixon 2016

The untold true story behind the meeting between Elvis Presley, the King of Rock 'n Roll, and President Richard Nixon, resulting in this revealing, ye...

Director: Liza Johnson

Stars: Michael Shannon, Kevin Spacey, Evan Peters, Ashley Benson, Alex Pettyfer, Colin Hanks

6.4 IMDB Rating
13 Hours 2016

During an attack on a U.S. compound in Libya, a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.

Director: Michael Bay

Stars: John Krasinski, James Badge Dale, David Denman, Pablo Schreiber, Max Martini, Dominic Fumusa

7.3 IMDB Rating 1 Views
The Finest Hours 2016

The Coast Guard makes a daring rescue attempt off the coast of Cape Cod after a pair of oil tankers are destroyed during a blizzard in 1952.

Director: Craig Gillespie

Stars: Chris Pine, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster, Eric Bana, Holliday Grainger, John Ortiz, Kyle Gallner

6.8 IMDB Rating 2 Views
Churchill’s Secret (TV Movie) 2016

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill suffers from a stroke in the summer of 1953, which is consequently kept a secret from the rest of the world.

Director: Charles Sturridge

Stars: Michael Gambon, Lindsay Duncan, Romola Garai, Daisy Lewis, Patrick Kennedy, Christian McKay

6.7 IMDB Rating
The Promise 2016

Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, The Promise follows a love triangle between Michael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and so...

Director: Terry George

Stars: Oscar Isaac, Charlotte Le Bon, Christian Bale, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Alicia Borrachero

6.0 IMDB Rating
The Aviator 2004

A biopic depicting the early years of legendary director and aviator Howard Hughes' career from the late 1920s to the mid-1940s.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett, Kate Beckinsale, Alec Baldwin, Willem Dafoe, Jude Law

7.5 IMDB Rating 1 Views
Shakespeare in Love 1998

A young Shakespeare, out of ideas and short of cash, meets his ideal woman and is inspired to write one of his most famous plays.

Director: John Madden

Stars: Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes, Judi Dench, Geoffrey Rush, Tom Wilkinson, Colin Firth, Ben Affleck

John Madden IMDB Rating 1 Views
Lincoln 2012

As the War continues to rage, America's president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield as he fights with many inside his own cabinet o...

Director: Steven Spielberg

Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, Tommy Lee Jones, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James Spader

7.4 IMDB Rating
Zero Dark Thirty 2012

A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the ...

Director: Kathryn Bigelow

Stars: Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, Taylor Kinney, Kyle Chandler, Jennifer Ehle, Mark Strong, Chris Pratt

7.4 IMDB Rating