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IMDB: 8.2   4.1

METACRITIC: 82   4.1

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The story of the relationship between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and last survivor of his people, and two scientists who work together over the course of 40 years to search the Amazon for a sacred healing plant.

Year:

IMDB: 8.4   4.2

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The events, trials and tribulations of the city of Makkah in 7th century AD.

Year:

IMDB: 6.8   3.4

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This short film, one of the first to use camera tricks, depicts the execution of Mary, Queen of Scots.

IMDB: 9.6   4.8

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The story of Easy Company of the US Army 101st Airborne division and their mission in WWII Europe from Operation Overlord through V-J Day.

IMDB: 8.2   4.1

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In the Middle Ages, Prince Edmund the Black Adder constantly schemes and endeavors to seize the crown from his father and brother.
cover the black adder
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Year:

IMDB: 8.4   4.2

METACRITIC: 83   4.15

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The life and work of photographer Sebastião Salgado, who has spent forty years documenting deprived societies in hidden corners of the world.

Year:

IMDB: 8.0   4

METACRITIC: 88   4.4

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The story of King George VI of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it.

Year:

IMDB: 7.5   3.75

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'Gabo, The Magic of Reality' is a story about the incredible power of human imagination, which follows the interwoven threads of Gabriel García Márquez's life and work - "Gabo" to all of ... See full summary »

IMDB: 8.6   4.3

IMDB: 8.7   4.35

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The world of the Vikings is brought to life through the journey of Ragnar Lothbrok, the first Viking to emerge from Norse legend and onto the pages of history - a man on the edge of myth.

Year:

IMDB: 5.8   2.9

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THE GIRL KING paints a portrait of the brilliant, extravagant Kristina of Sweden, queen from age six, who fights the conservative forces that are against her ideas to modernize Sweden and who have no tolerance for her awakening sexuality.

IMDB: 8.7   4.35

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The battle begins between Ragnar and King Horik's forces against Jarl Borg. Borg is joined by Rollo, and this Viking clash pits brother against brother.

IMDB: 8.6   4.3

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Ragnar and King Horik clash over differences; King Aelle arrives in Wessex; Ecbert has an eye on a new alliance.

IMDB: 8.6   4.3

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Three Viking ships sail upriver towards the very heart of power in eastern England: the Royal Villa of King Aelle.

IMDB: 8.4   4.2

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In the Great Hall of Kattegat, a seer reads Earl Haraldson's future and tells him that Ragnar Lothbrok searches for his death.

IMDB: 8.3   4.15

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Princess Aslaug's latest prophecy comes to fruition; Ragnar and Horik have very different ideas about the true purpose of their trip to Wessex.

IMDB: 8.6   4.3

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A meeting between two great men may pave the way for future compromise as Ragnar and Ecbert come face to face. Jarl Borg now rules Kattegat and with an iron fist and Rollo must now become the leader his people need in Ragnar's absence.

IMDB: 8.7   4.35

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The Wessex Viking raid is in full swing and King Ecbert finds himself facing an entirely new kind of foe. While Ragnar races to dominate in the West, Jarl Borg has his own plans in store for the future of Kattegat.

Year:

IMDB: 7.4   3.7

METACRITIC: 86   4.3

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A 19th century French aristocrat, notorious for his scathing memoirs about life in Russia, travels through the Russian State Hermitage Museum and encounters historical figures from the last 200+ years.

Year:

METACRITIC: 79   3.95

IMDB: 8.1   4.05

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The true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda.
cover Hotel Rwanda
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Year:

IMDB: 8.2   4.1

METACRITIC: 93   4.65

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The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

Year:

IMDB: 7.8   3.9

METACRITIC: 86   4.3

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Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1980.

Year:

IMDB: 8.3   4.15

METACRITIC: 82   4.1

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Traudl Junge, the final secretary for Adolf Hitler, tells of the Nazi dictator's final days in his Berlin bunker at the end of WWII.

IMDB: 8.2   4.1

Summary
Cesare learns that Ursula and others at the convent have been slaughtered by the French, and he plans revenge as the Pope organizes a coalition to attack the retreating French.

Year:

IMDB: 7.5   3.75

METACRITIC: 71   3.55

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The fate of a Hungarian Jewish family throughout the 20th century.

IMDB: 7.9   3.95

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The saga of a crime family in 16th Century Italy.

Year:

IMDB: 8.1   4.05

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An Irish rogue wins the heart of a rich widow and assumes her dead husband's aristocratic position in 18th-century England.

Year:

IMDB: 8.1   4.05

METACRITIC: 84   4.2

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A man's coerced confession to an IRA bombing he did not commit results in the imprisonment of his father as well. An English lawyer fights to free them.

Year:

METACRITIC: 53   2.65

IMDB: 7.6   3.8

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A Russian and a German sniper play a game of cat-and-mouse during the Battle of Stalingrad.
cover Enemy at the Gates
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Year:

IMDB: 6.6   3.3

Summary
The story happens in 1948, in a fictional country, called Zakharstan (in the novel "Caravans" is probably Afghanistan). Mark Miller (Michael Sarazyn) is a young U.S. Embassy employee who is... See full summary »

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IMDB: 1.1   0.55

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A fascinating journey to discover the Vitruvian Man with exclusive footage of the original drawing, guided by the best experts in the world regarding Leonardo da Vinci.