Results for genre 'History'
From the dawn of man to the distant future, mankind's evolution (or lack thereof) is traced. Often ridiculous but never serious, we learn the truth behind the Roman Emperor, we learn what REALLY happened at the Last Supper, the circumstances that surrounded the French Revolution, how to test...
Country: USA | Year: 1981 | Runtime: 92 min.
Genre: Comedy, History, 1981
Chris Kyle was nothing more than a Texan man who wanted to become a cowboy, but in his thirties he found out that maybe his life needed something different, something where he could express his real talent, something that could help America in its fight against terrorism. So he joined the SEALs in...
Country: USA | Year: 2014 | Runtime: 132 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Krieg, Biografie, History, 2014
Ong Bak 3 picks up where Ong Bak 2 had left off. Tien is captured and almost beaten to death before he is saved and brought back to the Kana Khone villagers. There he is taught meditation and how to deal with his Karma, but very soon his arch rival returns challenging Tien for a final duel.
Country: N/A | Year: 2010 | Runtime: 99 min.
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, 2010
In Nazi Germany during World War II, as the tide turned in favor of The Allies, a cadre of senior German officers and politicians desperately plot to topple the Nazi regime before the nation is crushed in a near-inevitable defeat. To this end, Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg, an Army officer...
Country: USA | Year: 2008 | Runtime: 121 min.
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Krieg, History, 2008
Pearl Harbor is a classic tale of romance set during a war that complicates everything. It all starts when childhood friends Rafe and Danny become Army Air Corps pilots and meet Evelyn, a Navy nurse. Rafe falls head over heels and next thing you know Evelyn and Rafe are hooking up. Then Rafe...
Country: USA | Year: 2001 | Runtime: 183 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Romantik, Krieg, History, 2001
Glorified and glamourized fact-based tale of Ma Barker and her boys who robbed banks and generally terrorized the Midwest in the 1930's and was eventually gunned down by g-man, Melvin Purvis.
Country: USA | Year: 2009 | Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Drama, Krimi, Romantik, Biografie, History, 2009
In 1984 20 year old closet gay Joe hesitantly arrives in London from Bromley for his first Gay Pride march and is taken under the collective wing of a group of gay men and Lesbian Steph, who meet at flamboyant Jonathan and his Welsh partner Gethin's Soho bookshop. Not only are gays being threatened...
Country: UK, France | Year: 2014 | Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romantik, Biografie, History, 2014
Italy, 1944. As the war takes its toll on Allied forces in Europe, a squadron of black pilots known as the Tuskegee Airmen are finally given the chance to prove themselves in the sky - even as they battle discrimination on the ground. It's a tribute to the unsung heroes who rose above extraordinary...
Country: USA | Year: 2012 | Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Krieg, Adventure, History, 2012
The beginning of XI century in Russia or Rus. Kievan Rus is composed of the principalities that are governed by the sons of Grand Prince Vladimir of Kiev. Princes with their men collect tribute then sending it to their father in Kiev. In the north-east of Russia is the most distant principality of...
Country: N/A | Year: 2010 | Runtime: 112 min.
Genre: Action, Drama, Biografie, History, 2010
In France, prior to Louis XIV ascending the throne, a young baroness is forced to marry against her will and is caught up in a web of treachery and murder, threatening her and her husband, whom she has come to love deeply.
Country: France, Belgium, Czech Republic, Austria | Year: 2013 | Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Romantik, Adventure, History, 2013
Frankie is a young man from Netherlands, in 1979. His father is a Jew, survivor from the Holocaust, a very strict man who owns a Laundry. His mother is a good-hearted woman who wants her husband and son to get along. Frankie escapes his daily life with his friend Jeffrey, going to underground punk...
Country: N/A | Year: 2008 | Runtime: 90 min.
Genre: Drama, History, 2008
In 1865, as the American Civil War winds inexorably toward conclusion, U.S. president Abraham Lincoln endeavors to achieve passage of the landmark constitutional amendment which will forever ban slavery from the United States. However, his task is a race against time, for peace may come at any time,...
Country: USA, India | Year: 2012 | Runtime: 150 min
Genre: Drama, Krieg, Biografie, History, 2012
The true life story of Ralph Waldo "Petey" Greene Jr. In the mid-to-late 1960s, in Washington, D.C., vibrant soul music and exploding social consciousness were combining to unique and powerful effect. It was the place and time for Petey to fully express himself - sometimes to outrageous effect - and...
Country: USA | Year: 2007 | Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Drama, Krieg, Biografie, History, Musik, 2007
In the days before the July 19, 1969 space mission that marked humankind's first steps on the moon, NASA was working with a group of Australian technicians who had agreed to rig up a satellite interface. That the Aussies placed the satellite dish smack dab in the middle of an Australian sheep farm...
Country: N/A | Year: 2000 | Runtime: 101 min.
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, 2000
It's a heroic tale of three blood brothers and their struggle in the midst of war and political upheaval. It is based on "The Assassination of Ma," a Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) story about the killing of general Ma Xinyi. The story was filmed by Zhang Che in 1973 as The Blood Brothers.
Country: USA | Year: 2007 | Runtime: 126 min.
Genre: Action, Drama, Krieg, History, 2007
Dominated by her possessive mother and her bullying consort, Conroy, since childhood, teen-aged Victoria refuses to allow them the power of acting as her regent in the last days of her uncle, William IV's rule. Her German cousin Albert is encouraged to court her for solely political motives but,...
Country: UK, USA | Year: 2009 | Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Drama, Romantik, Biografie, History, 2009
During the Great Depression, a common-man hero, James J. Braddock--a.k.a. the Cinderella Man--was to become one of the most surprising sports legends in history. By the early 1930s, the impoverished ex-prizefighter was seemingly as broken-down, beaten-up and out-of-luck as much of the rest of the...
Country: USA | Year: 2005 | Runtime: 144 min.
Genre: Drama, Romantik, Sport, Biografie, History, 2005
84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly Mikailavich on the Keldysh about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called Titanic when young Rose boards the departing ship...
Country: USA | Year: 1997 | Runtime: 194 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Romantik, Adventure, History, 1997
This is the story of the first years of the AIDS epidemic in the United States and focuses on three key elements. Dr. Don Francis, an immunologist with experience in eradicating smallpox and containing the Ebola virus, joins the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to try and understand just what this...
Country: USA | Year: 1993 | Runtime: 141 min.
Genre: Drama, History, 1993