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The Imitation Game

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The Imitation Game (2014)

PG-13 113 min - History, Drama, Thriller, War - November 14, 2014
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Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain's top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of World War II.

Director:  Morten Tyldum
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Generation Kill

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Generation Kill (2008)

TV-MA 70 min - Drama, War, History - July 13, 2008
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Marines prepare to invade Iraq at the beginning of Operation Iraqi Freedom; while the soldiers wait to receive their orders, they learn a Rolling Stone columnist will be embedded with them

Writers:  David Simon, Ed Burns, Evan Wright

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Marines prepare to invade Iraq at the beginning of Operation Iraqi Freedom; while the soldiers wait t...

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Dallas Buyers Club

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Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

R 117 min - Drama, History - November 22, 2013
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Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-taking, women-loving, homophobic man who in 1986 was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and given thirty days to live.

Director:  Jean-Marc Vallée

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Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-tak...

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Cinderella Man

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Cinderella Man (2005)

PG-13 144 min - Drama, History, Romance - June 2, 2005
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Cinderella Man is the story of a boxer in the 1920’s who after his retirement has a surprise comeback in order to get him and his family out of a socially poor state. The film is based on the true story of boxer Jim Braddock who was more famously known as Cinderella Man.

Director:  Ron Howard

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Changeling

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Changeling (2008)

R 141 min - Drama, History, Mystery - May 20, 2008
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Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home. But when Christine suspects that the boy returned to her isn't her child, the police captain has her committed to an asylum.

Director:  Clint Eastwood

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Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home...

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Black Hawk Down

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Black Hawk Down (2001)

R 144 min - Action, History, War - December 28, 2001
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When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, and the Americans suffer heavy casualties, facing intense fighting from the militia on the ground.

Director:  Ridley Scott
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12 Years a Slave

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12 Years a Slave (2013)

R 134 min - Drama, History - October 30, 2013
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In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon’s chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life.

Director:  Steve McQueen
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