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 […]

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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)    

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Gunpowder (2017)

Gunpowder (2017)
6

The three-part BBC miniseries written by Ronan Bennet focuses on Robert Catesby (Kit Harington), who after seeing his fellow English Catholics persecuted by Robert Cecil (Mark Gatiss), plans to assassinate of King James (Derek Riddell) and blow up the Palace of Westminster in what would be called the Gunpowder Plot in 1605 London. Genres: Drama | History Country: […]

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The Post (2017)

The Post (2017)
10

Steven Spielberg directs Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks in The Post, a thrilling drama about the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post’s Katharine Graham (Streep), the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, and editor Ben Bradlee (Hanks), as they race to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up […]

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Big Sonia (2016)

Big Sonia (2016)
9.5

In the last store in a defunct shopping mall, 91-year-old Sonia Warshawski – great-grandmother, businesswoman, and Holocaust survivor – runs the tailor shop she’s owned for more than 30 years. But when she’s served an eviction notice, the specter of retirement prompts Sonia to resist her harrowing past as a refugee and witness to genocide. […]

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Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story (2017)

Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story (2017)
9

The world’s most beautiful woman was also the secret inventor of secure wifi, bluetooth and GPS communications, but her arresting looks stood in the way of her being given the credit she deserved… until now. Genres: Documentary | Biography | History | War Country: USA Language: English Release Date: 23 April 2017 (USA)

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The Disaster Artist (2017)

The Disaster Artist (2017)
8.5

With The Disaster Artist, James Franco transforms the tragicomic true-story of aspiring filmmaker and infamous Hollywood outsider Tommy Wiseau – an artist whose passion was as sincere as his methods were questionable – into a celebration of friendship, artistic expression, and dreams pursued against insurmountable odds. Based on Greg Sestero’s best-selling tell-all about the making […]

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Chappaquiddick (2017)

Chappaquiddick (2017)
6.5

Ted Kennedy’s life and political career become derailed in the aftermath of a fatal car accident in 1969 that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne. Genres: Biography | Crime | Drama | History | Thriller Country: USA Language: English Release Date: 6 April 2018 (USA) Filming Locations: Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA

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