The Borgias (2011)

The Borgias (2011)
7.5

The rise to power, and start of a dynasty, of the Borgia family. Rodrigo Borgia ascends within the Catholic Church, becoming Pope Alexander VI. The position brings with it many enemies, internal and state-based, and he has to use all his abilities of diplomacy, ruthlessness, charm and the power of the church to stay in […]

Read More

Colette (2018)

Colette (2018)
8

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as “Willy” (Dominic West), Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (Keira Knightley) is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named […]

Read More

First Man (2018)

First Man (2018)
7.75

First Man is the riveting story of NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. A visceral, first-person account, based on the book by James R. Hansen, the movie will explore the sacrifices and the cost-on Armstrong and on the nation-of one of the most dangerous […]

Read More

Operation Finale (2018)

Operation Finale (2018)
10

This true story follows the 1960 covert mission of legendary Mossad agent Peter Malkin as he infiltrates Argentina and captures Adolf Eichmann, the Nazi officer who masterminded the transportation logistics that brought millions of innocent Jews to their deaths in concentration camps. Genres: Biography | Drama | History | Thriller Country: USA Language: English | Spanish Release Date: 29 August 2018 (USA) Filming Locations: Buenos Aires, Argentina […]

Read More

Mary Queen of Scots (2018)

Mary Queen of Scots (2018)
10

Mary, Queen of Scots explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary defies pressure to remarry. Instead, she returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. But Scotland and England fall under the rule of the compelling Elizabeth 1. Each young Queen […]

Read More

Shock and Awe (2017)

Shock and Awe (2017)
5

Shock and Awe is based on the true events of Knight Ridder journalists who were the only ones who “got it right” in the lead-up to the 2003 Iraq War when they questioned the true nature of the Bush White House’s justification for the conflict. Genres: Biography | Drama | History | Thriller Country: USA Language: English Release Date: 13 July 2018 (USA) Director: Rob […]

Read More

Backstabbing for Beginners (2018)

Backstabbing for Beginners (2018)
7.5

Based on a true story, an idealistic young employee (Theo James) working at the UN investigates the grisly murder of his predecessor and uncovers a vast global conspiracy, that may even involve his own boss (Ben Kingsley). Genres: Drama | History | Thriller Country: Denmark | Canada | USA Language: English Release Date: 27 April 2018 (USA) Director: Per Fly Writers: Per Fly (screenplay),  Daniel Pyne (screenplay)  |1 more credit » Stars: Theo James,  Ben […]

Read More

The Gatekeepers, 2013

The Gatekeepers, 2013
8

A documentary by the Israeli director Dror Moreh which consists of interviews with six surviving former heads of Shin Bet, the Israeli security agency established in 1949 which has engaged in counter-terrorism and intelligence gathering, among other things. Genres: Documentary | History | War Country: Israel | France Language: Hebrew | English Release Date: 14 March 2013 (Singapore)    

Read More

The Young Karl Marx (2017)

The Young Karl Marx (2017)
6.25

At the age of 26, Karl Marx (August Diehl) embarks with his wife Jenny (Vicky Krieps) on the road to exile. In 1844 Paris they meet young Friedrich Engels (Stefan Konarske), son of a factory owner and an astute student of the English proletariat class. Engels brings Marx the missing piece to the puzzle that […]

Read More

The 15:17 to Paris (2018)

The 15:17 to Paris (2018)
9

In the early evening of August 21, 2015, the world watched in stunned silence as the media reported a thwarted terrorist attack on Thalys train #9364 bound for Paris–an attempt prevented by three courageous young Americans traveling through Europe. The film follows the course of the friends’ lives, from the struggles of childhood through finding […]

Read More