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Release: December 19, 1957
afdah Robbery Under Arms (1957)
The book was first printed in 1882, and has never gone out of print.
Director: Jack Lee
Cast: Bartlett Mullins, David McCallum, Edna Morris, Ewen Solon, George Cormack, Jean Anderson, Jill Ireland, John Hargreaves, Larry Taylor, Laurence Naismith, Maureen Swanson, Max Wagner, Peter Finch, Rita Pauncefort, Robert Reardon, Ronald Lewis, Russell Napier, Vincent Ball, Yvonne Buckingham
afdah Youngstown: Still Standing (2010)
Youngstown, Ohio is a city with a negative reputation. It has been called Steel Town, Crime Town USA & Murder Town Ohio, but these days, residents just call it Ytown. This documentary ...
Director: John Chechitelli
Cast: Ed O'Neill, Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini, Jim Cummings, Allan May, Kelly Pavlik, Denise York, Rick Porrello, Paul Gains, William Dibbie DeAngelo, Joe DeAngelo, Jim DiCioccio, Chuck Fagen, Phil Kidd, Jimmy Hughes, Jeff Lampkin
afdah Ned Kelly (1970)
Unable to support his family in the Australian outback, a man turns to stealing horses in order to make money. He gets more deeply drawn into the outlaw life, and eventually becomes involved in murders. Based on the life of famed 19th-century Australian outlaw .
Director: Tony Richardson
Cast: Allen Bickford, Bill Charlton, Bill Hunter, Bruce Barry, Bryan Niland, Clare Balmford, Clarissa Kaye-Mason, Diane Craig, Doreen Warburton, Frank Thring, Gerry Duggan, Gordon McDougall, Jack Allen, James Elliott, Jessica Noad, John Gray, John Hopkins, John Laws, Ken Goodlet, Ken Shorter, Kurt Beimel, Lindsay Smith, Mark McManus, Martyn Sanderson, Mick Jagger, Moshe Kedem, Nigel Lovell, Peter Sumner, Peter Whittle, Reg Gorman, Robert Bruning, Serge Lazareff, Tim Van Rellim, Tony Bazell
afdah Game Change (2012)
Follows John McCain's 2008 presidential campaign, from his selection of Alaska Governor Sarah Palin as his running mate to their ultimate defeat in the general election.
Director: Jay Roach
Cast: Al Sotto, Alan Davis, Alex Hyde-White, Ashlie Atkinson, Austin Pendleton, Brian d'Arcy James, Brian Harrison, Brian Howe, Brian Lucero, Bridget Gethins, Bruce Altman, Colby French, Dan Desmond, David Barry Gray, Ed Harris, Jamey Sheridan, Jenna Stern, Jennifer Butler, John Mitchell, John Rothman, Joseph Tornatore, Julia Williams, Julianne Moore, Larry Carter, Larry Sullivan, Liam Ferguson, Lou Sumrall, Matt Cannon, Matthew James Gulbranson, Michael J Kraycik, Pamela Fischer, Patrick Michael Strange, Peter MacNicol, Rain Pryor, Rhonda Overby, Ron Livingston, Ron Perkins, Sarah Paulson, Spencer Garrett, Steven J Klaszky, Susan Allenback, Terry Ward, Tiffany Thornton, Vincent Riviezzo, Woody Harrelson
afdah Ascent to Hell (2014)
When a realtor shows an old New York factory building to a group of would-be investors, they are unwittingly caught in its tragic and sinister history.
Director: Dena Hysell
Cast: Azura Skye, Cayleb Long, Bill Sage, Taylor Black, John Hennigan, William Ryall, Slate Holmgren, Jonathan C. Kaplan, Richard H. Blake, Nicole Vogt-Lowell, Kevin Hoffman, Jen Brissman, Chelsea Duran, Melanie French, Dena Hysell
afdah Neruda (2016)
An inspector hunts down Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet, Pablo , who becomes a fugitive in his home country in the late 1940s for joining the Communist Party.
Director: Pablo Larraín
Cast: Gael García Bernal, Luis Gnecco, Mercedes Morán, Emilio Gutiérrez Caba, Diego Muñoz, Alejandro Goic, Pablo Derqui, Marcelo Alonso, Michael Silva, Francisco Reyes, Jaime Vadell, Néstor Cantillana, Alfredo Castro, Marcial Tagle, Amparo Noguera
afdah Raffles (1930)
A distinguished English gentleman has a secret life--he is the notorious jewel thief the press has dubbed "The Amateur Cracksman". When he meets a woman and falls in love he decides to "retire" from that life, but an old friend comes to him with a predicament that entails him committing one last job.
Director: George Fitzmaurice
Cast: Alison Skipworth, Bramwell Fletcher, David Torrence, Florence Wix, Frances Dade, Frederick Kerr, John Rogers, Kay Francis, Robert Adair, Ronald Colman, Virginia Bruce, Wilson Benge
afdah The Promise (2017)
Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, follows a love triangle between Michael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated Ana, and Chris - a renowned American journalist based in Paris.
Director: Terry George
Cast: Oscar Isaac, Charlotte Le Bon, Christian Bale, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Marwan Kenzari, Angela Sarafyan, Tom Hollander, Numan Acar, Igal Naor, Milene Mayer, Tamer Hassan, Alicia Borrachero, Abel Folk, Jean Reno
Release: June 18, 2017
afdah Theresa vs. Boris: How May Became PM (2017)
This drama documentary tells the story of the Conservative Party\'s 2016 leadership campaign, from the day David Cameron resigned to the day Theresa May became Prime Minister.
Director: Justin Harding
Cast: Will Barton, Daniel Casey, Cate Fowler, Jacqueline King, John Seaward, Nicholas Asbury, Nick Blakeley, Sarah Jayne Butler, Jonathan Christie, Charlotte Gallagher, Robert Goodale, Richard Holt, Christopher Leveaux, Terry Mynott, Georgia Maguire
Release: April 21, 2017
afdah The Lost City of Z (2017)
The Lost City of Z tells the incredible true story of British explorer Percy Fawcett, who journeys into the Amazon at the dawn of the 20th century and discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization that may have once inhabited the region. Despite being ridiculed by the scientific establishment who regard indigenous populations as "savages," the determined Fawcett - supported by his devoted wife, son and aide de camp returns time and again to his beloved jungle in an attempt to prove his case, culminating in his mysterious disappearance in 1925.
Director: James Gray
Cast: Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller, Tom Holland, Edward Ashley, Angus Macfadyen, Ian McDiarmid, Clive Francis, Pedro Coello, Matthew Sunderland, Johann Myers, Aleksandar Jovanovic, Elena Solovey, Bobby Smalldridge, Tom Mulheron
afdah Blood on the Mountain (2016)
\'\' focuses on the environmental and economic injustice and corporate control in West Virginia and its rippling effect on all American workers. This film will tell the ...
afdah Lidice (2011)
At the beginning of the story is just one of many small Czech villages trying to survive the war as best as it can. Day-to-day existence within the Protectorate flows along almost serenely and the biggest upheaval is a pub brawl where by accid
Director: Petr Nikolaev
Cast: Borík Procházka, Jan Budar, Jirí Ployhar, Joachim Paul Assböck, Karel Roden, Roman Luknár, Václav Jirácek, Zuzana Bydzovská, Zuzana Fialová
afdah Radio Bikini (1988)
Nominated for an Academy Award(r) as well as the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance, is a sensational, eye-opening film that gets to the bottom of one of the most terrifying tragedies of the nuclear age. Hailed by The Los Angeles Times as "an outstanding achievement on all levels," this classic documentary serves as a chilling reminder of what happens when man's quest for power surpasses his ability to control its devastating effects. In the tradition of THE ATOMIC CAFE, RADIO BIKINI transports us back to The Cold War, a terrifying time when the threat of nuclear war was part of daily life. Told in a hauntingly perceptive tone, this critically-acclaimed film is one of the most powerful and insightful films ever made on the overwhelming destructiveness of nuclear power. By using extraordinary and rarely seen archival footage, much of which was once kept classified by the U.S. government, director Robert Stone brings to light the largely untold story of Bikini Atoll. A peaceful and tropical island located in the Pacific, it was the unwitting sight of a series of high-profile atomic bomb tests conducted by the US in 1946. With startling eyewitness accounts by a naval serviceman and the chief of the native Bikinians, the film reveals the stark reality of these tests-thought to be harmless, they instead left Bikini Island uninhabitable for over 40 years and exposed thousands of sailors to heavy doses of radiation. The film's virtually surreal footage of sailors fishing in contaminated waters, mushroom clouds filling the skies, and top level government officials professing the safety of the tests leaves us in utter shock and disbelief-how could something so horrific gone untold for so long?
Director: Robert Stone
afdah Attila (1954)
The king of the Huns, whose hordes from various tribes and allies have been sweeping the Asian steppes and both Roman empires, dies, leaving the throne to two sons. Bleda, tired of war and hungry, bloody campaigns, wants to settle as allies of Rome in peace, his brother Attila believes only in the power of the sword. Roman general Aethius, who knows the Huns well as a result of former hostage exchanges, fails to get a true peace but buys a shaky one promising doubled tribute. The court of weakling emperor Valentinianus, moved north from Rome to Ravenna, where the true ruler is empress-mother Galla Placidia, widow of a barbarian king, refuses the terms and imprisons Aethius, who still refuses to seize power with Valentinian's sister Honoria. The ambitious princess now offers her hand and the empire as dowry to Attila, just what Bleda hoped for. Scorning peace, Attila has popular Bleda murdered during a hunt, and persuades the hordes to march with him on the empire. While clueless, ...
Director: Pietro Francisci
Cast: Anthony Quinn, Sophia Loren, Henri Vidal, Claude Laydu, Irene Papas, Colette Régis, Ettore Manni, Eduardo Ciannelli, Georges Bréhat, Christian Marquand, Guido Celano, Aldo Pini, Marco Guglielmi, Antonio Amendola, Richard Bakalyan
Release: June 21, 2013
afdah Creating Freedom The Lottery of Birth (2013)
is the first in a three-part documentary series entitled \'Creating Freedom\' exploring the relationship between freedom, power and control in Western democracies. The series draws together interviews with some of the world\'s leading intellectuals, journalists and activists to offer an alternative perspective on today\'s society and the future we\'re creating. We do not choose to exist, or the environment we grow up in. Our starting point in life is one of passive reliance on forces over which we have no control. THE LOTTERY OF BIRTH shows that from birth onwards our minds are a battleground of competing forces: familial, educational, cultural, and professional. The outcome of this battle not only determines who we become, but the society that we create.
Cast: Michael Albert, Stanley Aronowitz, Tony Benn, Nick Davies, Daniel C. Dennett, Bill Fletcher Jr., George Monbiot, Steven Pinker, Jeff Schmidt, Vandana Shiva, Kathleen Taylor, Nicholas Woodeson, Howard Zinn
afdah California Winter (2015)
Young real estate agent Clara Morales encouraged risky loans to her clients during the housing boom. She must now rescue her father\'s home from foreclosure-- a consequence of the loan she advised him to take.
Director: Odin Ozdil
Cast: Michael Ironside, Rutina Wesley, Erick Avari, A Martinez, Elizabeth Dominguez, Walter Perez, Laura Cerón, Kendell Johnson, Sean Patrick Murphy, Dustin Fitzsimons, Louie Alegria, Miguel Bocanegra, John Bolen, Alberto Carroll, Eliana Alexander
Release: September 12, 2004
afdah Empire of Dreams The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy (2004)
Empire of Dreams The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy: This documentary chronicles the making of the original Star Wars trilogy from start to finish. We get some background on George Lucas' start in the business and then continue with the making of Star Wars (1977), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983). The visual/special effects and financial problems are explained as well as casting, editing, scoring and releasing the films with tons of archival footage and interviews with plenty of cast & crew members.
Director: Edith Becker
Cast: Alec Guinness, Anthony Daniels, Ben Burtt, Betty Ford, Bill Moyers, Billy Dee Williams, Carrie Fisher, Cindy Williams, David Prowse, Dennis Muren, Frank Oz, George Lucas, Gerald Ford, Harrison Ford, Irvin Kershner, James Earl Jones, Jimmy Carter, John Williams, Ken Ralston, Kenny Baker, Kurt Russell, Lawrence Kasdan, Mark Hamill, Paul Hirsch, Perry King, Peter Diamond, Peter Mayhew, Phil Tippett, Richard Edlund, Richard Nixon, Robert Clotworthy, Sidney Ganis, Steven Spielberg, Terri Nunn, Walter Cronkite, Warwick Davis, William Katt
afdah The Zookeepers 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 the German invasion.
Director: Niki Caro
Cast: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl, Timothy Radford, Efrat Dor, Iddo Goldberg, Shira Haas, Michael McElhatton, Val Maloku, Martha Issová, Daniel Ratimorský, Frederick Preston, Theo Preston, Viktoria Zakharyanova, Goran Kostic
Release: February 20, 2016
afdah Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago (2016)
The history of legendary rock band Chicago is chronicled from their inception in 1967 all the way to the present.
Director: Peter Pardini
Cast: Lee Loughnane, Robert Lamm, Walter Parazaider, James Pankow, Danny Seraphine, Peter Cetera, Terry Kath, Peter Schivarelli, James William Guercio, Jason Scheff, Don Dacus, Tris Imboden, Bill Champlin, David Foster, Keith Howland
afdah Lucrèce Borgia (1953)
In the early 16th century, Italy is ruled by the powerful Borgia family, led by César Borgia and his sister Lucrètè. In a ruthless power play, César plots to have his sister\'s husband ...
Cast: Martine Carol, Pedro Armendáriz, Valentine Tessier, Arnoldo Foà, Piéral, Christian Marquand, Tania Fédor, Jean d'Yd, Maurice Ronet, Raphaël Patorni, Olivier Mathot, Jackie Blanchot, Joé Davray, Georges Demas, Gilles Quéant
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