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Molly’s Game 2018

The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target.

Director: Aaron Sorkin

Stars: Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner |

7.6 IMDB Rating
LBJ 2017

The story of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson from his young days in West Texas to the White House.

Director: Rob Reiner

Stars: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bill Pullman, Woody Harrelson |

6.0 IMDB Rating
The Polka King 2018

Local Pennsylvania polka legend Jan Lewan develops a plan to get rich that shocks his fans and lands him in jail.

Director: Maya Forbes, Wallace Wolodarsky

Stars: Jack Black, Jenny Slate, Jason Schwartzman

5.9 IMDB Rating
England Is Mine 2017

A portrait of Morrissey and his early life in 1970s Manchester before he went on to become the lead singer of seminal alternative rock band The Smiths...

Director: Mark Gill

Stars: Jessica Brown Findlay, Jack Lowden, Jodie Comer

6.0 IMDB Rating
Professor Marston and the Wonder Women 2017

The story of psychologist William Moulton Marston, and his polyamorous relationship with his wife and his mistress who would inspire his creation of t...

Director: Angela Robinson

Stars: Luke Evans, Rebecca Hall, Bella Heathcote

7.2 IMDB Rating
Goodbye Christopher Robin 2017

A behind-the-scenes look at the life of author A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son C.R. Milne.

Director: Simon Curtis

Stars: omhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald

7.2 IMDB Rating
Thank You for Your Service 2017

A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that thre...

Director: Jason Hall

Stars: Haley Bennett, Miles Teller, Joe Cole

6.5 IMDB Rating
I, Tonya 2017

Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown into d...

Director: Craig Gillespie

Stars: Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, Allison Janney |

7.7 IMDB Rating
Marshall 2017

About a young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career-defining cases.

Director: Reginald Hudlin

Stars: Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Hudson

7.1 IMDB Rating
Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House 2017

The story of Mark Felt, who under the name "Deep Throat" helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1972.

Director: Peter Landesman

Stars: Liam Neeson, Diane Lane, Marton Csokas

6.3 IMDB Rating
Battle of the Sexes 2017

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

Director: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris

Stars: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough

6.9 IMDB Rating
Rebel in the Rye 2017

The life of celebrated but reclusive author, J.D. Salinger, who gained worldwide fame with the publication of his novel, "The Catcher in the Rye".

Director: Danny Strong

Stars: Zoey Deutch, Kevin Spacey, Sarah Paulson

6.4 IMDB Rating
Chasing the Dragon 2017

An illegal immigrant from Mainland China sneaks into corrupt British-colonized Hong Kong in 1963, transforming himself into a ruthless and emerging dr...

Director: Jason Kwan, Jing Wong

Stars: Donnie Yen, Andy Lau, Philip Keung

7.3 IMDB Rating
Breathe 2017

The inspiring true love story of Robin and Diana Cavendish, an adventurous couple who refuse to give up in the face of a devastating disease. Their he...

Director: Andy Serkis

Stars: Andrew Garfield, Claire Foy, Hugh Bonneville

7.0 IMDB Rating
The Pirates of Somalia 2017

In 2008, rookie journalist Jay Bahadur forms a half-baked plan to embed himself among the pirates of Somalia. He ultimately succeeds in providing the ...

Director: Bryan Buckley

Stars: Al Pacino, Evan Peters, Melanie Griffith |

7.1 IMDB Rating
Churchill 2017

96 hours before the World War II invasion of Normandy, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill struggles with his severe reservations with Operation ...

Director: Jonathan Teplitzky

Stars: Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, John Slattery

6.6 IMDB Rating
Stronger 2017

Stronger is the inspiring real life story of Jeff Bauman, an ordinary man who captured the hearts of his city and the world to become a symbol of hope...

Director: David Gordon Green

Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Tatiana Maslany, Miranda Richardson

7.3 IMDB Rating
Darkest Hour 2017

During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must deci...

Director: Joe Wright

Stars: Gary Oldman, Lily James, Kristin Scott Thomas

5.8 IMDB Rating
Loving Vincent 2017

In a story depicted in oil painted animation, a young man comes to the last hometown of painter Vincent van Gogh to deliver the troubled artist's fina...

Director: Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman

Stars: Douglas Booth, Jerome Flynn, Robert Gulaczyk |

7.9 IMDB Rating
Americons 2017

Raving through realty on the eve of the economic collapse. A high-velocity journey of an unsuspecting mortgage broker swallowed up in the sex, greed a...

Director: Theo Avgerinos

Stars: v

4.0 IMDB Rating
Crown Heights 2017

When Colin Warner is wrongfully convicted of murder, his best friend Carl King devotes his life to proving Colin's innocence.

Director: Matt Ruskin

Stars: Lakeith Stanfield, Nnamdi Asomugha, Natalie Paul

5.7 IMDB Rating
Victoria & Abdul 2017

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.

Director: Stephen Frears

Stars: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Tim Pigott-Smith

6.8 IMDB Rating
Lost Wife of Robert Durst 2017

Young and wide-eyed, Kathie falls in love with charming yet quirky real estate scion Robert Durst, only to find their marriage turning stranger, darke...

Director: Yves Simoneau

Stars: Katharine McPhee, Daniel Gillies, John Glover

6.5 IMDB Rating
Birth of the Dragon 2016

Set against the backdrop of 1960s San Francisco, BIRTH OF THE DRAGON is a modern take on the classic movies that Bruce Lee was known for. It takes its...

Director: George Nolfi

Stars: Billy Magnussen, Yu Xia, Philip Ng

4.7 IMDB Rating
The Most Hated Woman in America 2017

The life of Madelyn Murray O'Hair, the outspoken activist and founder of American Atheists.

Director: Tommy O'Haver

Stars: Melissa Leo, Brandon Mychal Smith, Juno Temple

6.1 IMDB Rating
The Glass Castle 2017

A young girl comes of age in a dysfunctional family of nonconformist nomads with a mother who's an eccentric artist and an alcoholic father who would ...

Director: Destin Daniel Cretton

Stars: Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson, Naomi Watts

7.1 IMDB Rating
The Man with the Iron Heart 2017

1942: The Third Reich is at its peak. The Czech resistance in London decides to plan the most ambitious military operation of WWII: Anthropoid. Two yo...

Director: Cédric Jimenez

Stars: Rosamund Pike, Mia Wasikowska, Jack Reynor |

6.3 IMDB Rating
6 Below: Miracle on the Mountain 2017

An adrenaline seeking snowboarder gets lost in a massive winter storm in the back country of the High Sierras where he is pushed to the limits of huma...

Director: Scott Waugh

Stars: Josh Hartnett, Mira Sorvino, Sarah Dumont

5.7 IMDB Rating
American Made 2017

The story of Barry Seal, an American pilot who became a drug-runner for the CIA in the 1980s in a clandestine operation that would be exposed as the I...

Director: Doug Liman

Stars: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright

7.3 IMDB Rating
Spielberg 2017

A documentary on the life and career of one of the most influential film directors of all time, Steven Spielberg.

Director: rs of all time, Steven Spielberg. Director: Susan Lacy

Stars: r: Susan Lacy Stars: Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, Richard Dreyfuss |

7.8 IMDB Rating
Hidden Figures 2016

The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

Director: Theodore Melfi

Stars: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe

7.8 IMDB Rating 15 Views
Florence Foster Jenkins 2016

The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice.

Director: Stephen Frears

Stars: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Rebecca Ferguson

7.0 IMDB Rating 5 Views
You Don’t Know Jack 2010

A look at the life and work of doctor-assisted suicide advocate Jack Kevorkian.

Director: Barry Levinson

Stars: Al Pacino, Brenda Vaccaro, John Goodman, Deirdre O'Connell

7.7 IMDB Rating 6 Views
Manny 2014

A man who overcame insurmountable odds to become one of the most loved and respected athletes of all time. From a starving teenager who fought to feed...

Director: Leon Gast, Ryan Moore

Stars: Jimmy Kimmel, Sardo Mejia, Liam Neeson, Jinkee Pacquiao

7.2 IMDB Rating 4 Views
Dangal 2016

Biographical sports drama on former wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat and his two wrestler daughters' struggle towards glory at the Commonwealth Games in ...

Director: Nitesh Tiwari

Stars: Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra

9.2 IMDB Rating 7 Views
The Walk 2015

In 1974, high-wire artist Philippe Petit recruits a team of people to help him realize his dream: to walk the immense void between the World Trade Cen...

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Guillaume Baillargeon, Émilie Leclerc, Mark Trafford

7.4 IMDB Rating 3 Views
The Taking of Tiger Mountain 2014

A story focusing on a conflict between a People's Liberation Army squad and a bandit gang in north-east China during the Chinese revolution.

Director: Hark Tsui

Stars: Hanyu Zhang, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Kenny Lin, Nan Yu

6.5 IMDB Rating 3 Views
The Admiral 2014

At the strait 'Roaring Currents', master strategist Admiral Yi and his 12 battleships oppose enemy's fleet of 330, and win the most incredible victory...

Director: Han-min Kim

Stars: Min-sik Choi, Seung-ryong Ryu, Jin-woong Jo, Myung-gon Kim

7.1 IMDB Rating 4 Views
Queen of the Desert 2015

A chronicle of Gertrude Bell's life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the da...

Director: Werner Herzog

Stars: James Franco, Nicole Kidman, Robert Pattinson, Damian Lewis

5.6 IMDB Rating 3 Views
My All American 2015

Freddie Steinmark, an underdog on the gridiron, faces the toughest challenge of his life after leading his team to a championship season.

Director: Angelo Pizzo

Stars: Aaron Eckhart, Finn Wittrock, Rett Terrell, Michael Reilly Burke

7.1 IMDB Rating 3 Views
The Birth of a Nation 2016

Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher in the antebellum South, orchestrates an uprising.

Director: Nate Parker

Stars: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Penelope Ann Miller, Jackie Earle Haley

5.8 IMDB Rating 2 Views
Ip Man 2008

During the Japanese invasion of 1937, when a wealthy martial artist is forced to leave his home and work to support his family, he reluctantly agrees ...

Director: Wilson Yip

Stars: Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Lynn Hung, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi

8.1 IMDB Rating 3 Views
Catch Me If You Can 2002

The true story of Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars' worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor...

Director: Steven Spielberg

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Christopher Walken, Martin Sheen

8.0 IMDB Rating 3 Views
Dallas Buyers Club 2013

In 1985 Dallas, electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof works around the system to help AIDS patients get the medication they need after he is diagnosed ...

Director: Jean-Marc Vallée

Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Jared Leto, Denis O'Hare

8.0 IMDB Rating 3 Views
Unbroken 2014

After a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, Olympian Louis Zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft with two fellow crewmen before he's caught by th...

Director: Angelina Jolie

Stars: Jack O'Connell, Domhnall Gleeson, Garrett Hedlund, Miyavi

7.2 IMDB Rating 3 Views
Barry 2016

A look into the early life of U.S. President Barack "Barry" Obama

Director: Vikram Gandhi

Stars: Devon Terrell, Anya Taylor-Joy, Jason Mitchell, Ellar Coltrane

5.3 IMDB Rating 2 Views
Chaplin 1992

A film about the troubled and controversial life of the master comedy filmmaker Charles Chaplin.

Director: Richard Attenborough

Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Geraldine Chaplin, Paul Rhys, John Thaw

7.6 IMDB Rating 2 Views
The 33 2015

Based on the real-life event, when a gold and copper mine collapses, it traps 33 miners underground for 69 days.

Director: Patricia Riggen

Stars: Antonio Banderas, Rodrigo Santoro, Juliette Binoche, James Brolin

6.9 IMDB Rating 1 Views
Trumbo 2015

In 1947, Dalton Trumbo was Hollywood's top screenwriter, until he and other artists were jailed and blacklisted for their political beliefs.

Director: Jay Roach

Stars: Bryan Cranston, Michael Stuhlbarg, David Maldonado, John Getz

7.5 IMDB Rating 2 Views
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