Apr 16

At the heart of the Apollo program was the special band of brothers in Mission Control. The feature documentary film Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo tells their stories, describing the rural homesteads and smokestack towns they came from, and the remarkable team they became. The film consists of interviews with those who worked in Mission Control and astronauts, enhanced by extraordinary archive, stunning VFX and an original orchestral score. The film covers the first journeys to the moon by Apollo 8 and Apollo 11, and the huge effort required to save the crew of Apollo 13.

Release Date: 2017-03-14
Runtime: 1h 41min
Genres: Documentary,History
Production: Haviland Digital

Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo
Release Date: 2017-03-14
Runtime: 1h 41min
Genres: Documentary, History
Production: Haviland Digital
IMDb: Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo
At the heart of the Apollo program was the special band of brothers in Mission Control. The feature documentary film Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo tells their stories, describing the rural homesteads and smokestack towns they came from, and the remarkable team they became. The film consists of interviews with those who worked in Mission Control and astronauts, enhanced by extraordinary archive, stunning VFX and an original orchestral score. The film covers the first journeys to the moon by Apollo 8 and Apollo 11, and the huge effort required to save the crew of Apollo 13.

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Mar 26

A true story of the much debated rise and demise of a woman, named Madalyn Murray O'Hair, who was known as the head atheist activist of America. She founded the organization, American Atheist, and held the position of president within the organization for 23 years. Quickly this woman became the most loathed person in the country.

Release Date: 2017-03-24
Runtime: 1h 31min
Genres: Biography,Drama,History
Stars: Melissa Leo,Brandon Mychal Smith,Juno Temple
Production: Brownstone Productions (II)

The Most Hated Woman in America
Release Date: 2017-03-24
Runtime: 1h 31min
Genres: Biography, Drama, History
Stars: Melissa Leo, Brandon Mychal Smith, Juno Temple
Production: Brownstone Productions (II)
IMDb: The Most Hated Woman in America
A true story of the much debated rise and demise of a woman, named Madalyn Murray O'Hair, who was known as the head atheist activist of America. She founded the organization, American Atheist, and held the position of president within the organization for 23 years. Quickly this woman became the most loathed person in the country.

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Feb 19

The bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City in April 1995 is the worst act of domestic terrorism in American history; this documentary explores how a series of deadly encounters between American citizens and federal law enforcement - including the standoffs at Ruby Ridge and Waco - led to it.

Release Date: 2017-01-21
Runtime: 1h 42min
Genres: Documentary,History
Write: Barak Goodman
Production: American Experience Films

Oklahoma City
Release Date: 2017-01-21
Runtime: 1h 42min
Genres: Documentary, History
Write: Barak Goodman
Production: American Experience Films
IMDb: Oklahoma City
The bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City in April 1995 is the worst act of domestic terrorism in American history; this documentary explores how a series of deadly encounters between American citizens and federal law enforcement - including the standoffs at Ruby Ridge and Waco - led to it.

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Feb 4

1954. Having worked as a salesman most of his adult life, Ray Kroc has been a hustler in most senses of the word. That hustling has made him the target of derision among certain circles for peddling what have ended up being more novelty or faddish than useful products, but it has also placed more than a comfortable roof in Arlington Heights, Illinois over his and his wife Ethel's heads. Ethel, however, wishes that he placed as much effort into being at home with her than he is in selling, his current job of peddling five-spindle milkshake makers for Prince Castle which has him constantly on the road going from one drive-in restaurant to another. It is because of the beefs he has with the whole drive-in experience (bad food, bad service) in constantly eating at such establishments while on the road that he becomes enthralled with the concept of McDonald's Restaurant in San Bernardino, California, it owned and operated by brothers Richard McDonald and Maurice McDonald - Dick and Mac. ...

Release Date: 2017-01-20
Runtime: 1h 55min
Genres: Biography,Drama,History
Write: Robert D. Siegel
Stars: Michael Keaton,Nick Offerman,John Carroll Lynch
Production: FilmNation Entertainment

The Founder
Release Date: 2017-01-20
Runtime: 1h 55min
Genres: Biography, Drama, History
Write: Robert D. Siegel
Stars: Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman, John Carroll Lynch
Production: FilmNation Entertainment
IMDb: The Founder
1954. Having worked as a salesman most of his adult life, Ray Kroc has been a hustler in most senses of the word. That hustling has made him the target of derision among certain circles for peddling what have ended up being more novelty or faddish than useful products, but it has also placed more than a comfortable roof in Arlington Heights, Illinois over his and his wife Ethel's heads. Ethel, however, wishes that he placed as much effort into being at home with her than he is in selling, his current job of peddling five-spindle milkshake makers for Prince Castle which has him constantly on the road going from one drive-in restaurant to another. It is because of the beefs he has with the whole drive-in experience (bad food, bad service) in constantly eating at such establishments while on the road that he becomes enthralled with the concept of McDonald's Restaurant in San Bernardino, California, it owned and operated by brothers Richard McDonald and Maurice McDonald - Dick and Mac. ...

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Current rating: 1.05 of 5, 19 vote(s) 10661 hits
Jan 21

The story of two Catholic missionaries (Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver) who face the ultimate test of faith when they travel to Japan in search of their missing mentor (Liam Neeson) - at a time when Catholicism was outlawed and their presence forbidden.

Release Date: 2017-01-13
Runtime: 2h 41min
Genres: Drama,History
Stars: Andrew Garfield,Adam Driver,Liam Neeson
Production: Cappa Defina Productions

Silence
Release Date: 2017-01-13
Runtime: 2h 41min
Genres: Drama, History
Stars: Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Liam Neeson
Production: Cappa Defina Productions
IMDb: Silence
The story of two Catholic missionaries (Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver) who face the ultimate test of faith when they travel to Japan in search of their missing mentor (Liam Neeson) - at a time when Catholicism was outlawed and their presence forbidden.

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Current rating: 1.50 of 5, 2 vote(s) 11245 hits
Jan 12

An account of Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis's actions in the events leading up to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists behind it.

Release Date: 2017-01-13
Runtime: 133 min
Genres: Drama,History,Thriller
Stars: Mark Wahlberg,Michelle Monaghan,J.K. Simmons
Production: CBS Films

Patriots Day
Release Date: 2017-01-13
Runtime: 133 min
Genres: Drama, History, Thriller
Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Michelle Monaghan, J.K. Simmons
Production: CBS Films
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An account of Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis's actions in the events leading up to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists behind it.

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Current rating: 1 of 5, 2 vote(s) 7480 hits
Jan 6

Not since the invention of the Internet has there been such a disruptive technology as Bitcoin. Bitcoin's early pioneers sought to blur the lines of sovereignty and the financial status quo. After years of underground development Bitcoin grabbed the attention of a curious public, and the ire of the regulators the technology had subverted. After landmark arrests of prominent cyber criminals Bitcoin faces its most severe adversary yet, the very banks it was built to destroy.

Runtime: 1h 30min
Genres: Documentary,History,News
Stars: Wences Casares,Nathanial Popper,Gavin Andresen
Production: Periscope Entertainment

Banking on Bitcoin
Runtime: 1h 30min
Genres: Documentary, History, News
Stars: Wences Casares, Nathanial Popper, Gavin Andresen
Production: Periscope Entertainment
IMDb: Banking on Bitcoin
Not since the invention of the Internet has there been such a disruptive technology as Bitcoin. Bitcoin's early pioneers sought to blur the lines of sovereignty and the financial status quo. After years of underground development Bitcoin grabbed the attention of a curious public, and the ire of the regulators the technology had subverted. After landmark arrests of prominent cyber criminals Bitcoin faces its most severe adversary yet, the very banks it was built to destroy.

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Current rating: 1 of 5, 2 vote(s) 435 hits
Dec 25

The Coming War on China is John Pilger's 60th film for ITV. Pilger reveals what the news doesn't - that the United States and the world's second economic power, China (both nuclear armed) are on the road to war. Pilger's film is a warning and an inspiring story of resistance.

Release Date: 2016-12-05
Runtime: 1h 53min
Genres: Documentary,History
Write: John Pilger
Stars: Franklin Blaisdell,James Bradley,Bruce Cumings
Production: SBS Australia

The Coming War on China
Release Date: 2016-12-05
Runtime: 1h 53min
Genres: Documentary, History
Write: John Pilger
Stars: Franklin Blaisdell, James Bradley, Bruce Cumings
Production: SBS Australia
IMDb: The Coming War on China
The Coming War on China is John Pilger's 60th film for ITV. Pilger reveals what the news doesn't - that the United States and the world's second economic power, China (both nuclear armed) are on the road to war. Pilger's film is a warning and an inspiring story of resistance.

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Current rating: 1 of 5, 4 vote(s) 11150 hits
Nov 17

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to win the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

Release Date: 2016-11-04
Runtime: 2h 19min
Genres: Drama,History,War
Stars: Andrew Garfield,Sam Worthington,Luke Bracey
Production: Cross Creek Pictures

Hacksaw Ridge
Release Date: 2016-11-04
Runtime: 2h 19min
Genres: Drama, History, War
Stars: Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey
Production: Cross Creek Pictures
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WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to win the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

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Current rating: 1.38 of 5, 8 vote(s) 47813 hits
Nov 2

In its first 25 years only 10 people have finished The Barkley Marathons. Based on a historic prison escape, this cult like race tempts people from around the world to test their limits of physical and mental endurance in this documentary that contemplates the value of pain.

Release Date: 2016-10-01
Runtime: 1h 29min
Genres: Documentary,Adventure,History
Director: Annika Iltis,Timothy James Kane

The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young
Release Date: 2016-10-01
Runtime: 1h 29min
Genres: Documentary, Adventure, History
Director: Annika Iltis, Timothy James Kane
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In its first 25 years only 10 people have finished The Barkley Marathons. Based on a historic prison escape, this cult like race tempts people from around the world to test their limits of physical and mental endurance in this documentary that contemplates the value of pain.

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Current rating: 1 of 5, 9 vote(s) 4643 hits

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