History

The Bloody Lady

The Bloody Lady

The folktale about Bloody Lady Bathory, doomed to bathe in the blood of young girls in order to be forever youthful herself
Babek

Babek

1980  

Babek

It is an epic movie about an Azerbaijani martur-hero who revolted against the Arab invasion of the 7th century.
The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith

The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith

The true story of a part aboriginal man who finds the pressure of adapting to white culture intolerable, and as a result snaps in a violent and ...
Perceval

Perceval

1978  

Perceval

The film chronicles Perceval’s knighthood, maturation and eventual peerage amongst the Knights of the Round Table, and also contains brief ...
Gray Lady Down

Gray Lady Down

The USS Neptune, a nuclear submarine, is sunk off the coast of Connecticut after a collision with a Norwegian cargo ship. The navy must attempt a ...
Harem

Harem

1985  

Harem

Diane is a sophisticated trainee on the New York Stock Exchange who is suddenly kidnapped and held captive in a North African desert hideaway by ...
Utu

Utu

1984  

Utu

In New Zealand in the 1860s the native Maori people fought the British colonials to keep the land guaranteed to them by treaty. The warrior Te ...
The Legend of Princess Olga

The Legend of Princess Olga

The film is a poetic adaptation of a series of stories [oral and written] about Princess Olga of Kiev Russia at the start of the 11th century.
Birdy

Birdy

1984  

Birdy

Two young men are seriously affected by the Vietnam war. One of them has always been obsessed with birds – but now believes he really is a ...
Hitler: The Last Ten Days

Hitler: The Last Ten Days

Hitler: The Last Ten Days takes us into the depths of der Furher’s Berlin bunker during his final days. Based on the book by Gerhard Boldt, it ...
Executive Action

Executive Action

Rogue intelligence agents, right-wing politicians, greedy capitalists, and free-lance assassins plot and carry out the JFK assassination in this ...
Kamouraska

Kamouraska

1973  

Kamouraska

A writer, Kamouraska is based on a real nineteenth-century love-triangle in rural Québec. It paints a poetic and terrifying tableau of the life ...
The Five Days

The Five Days

As Italy becomes engulfed in a bubbling revolution to finally get rid of the ruling Austrian’s,a patriotic prisoner called Cainazzo begins ...
Massacre in Rome

Massacre in Rome

In the Nazi occupied city of Rome, an assault on an SS brigade draws retaliation from the military governship. “Massacre in Rome” is ...
Ludwig

Ludwig

1973  

Ludwig

A history of Ludwig, king of Bavaria, from his crowning in 1864 until his death in 1886.
Gold

Gold

1992  

Gold

When gold is discovered in a remote location, a variety of different groups descend on the spot to stake their claims, resulting in a spate of ...
Nomad: The Warrior

Nomad: The Warrior

The Nomad is a historical epic set in 18th-century Kazakhstan. The film is a fictionalised account of the youth and coming-of-age of Ablai Khan, ...
King and the Clown

King and the Clown

Set in the late 15th century during the reign of King Yeonsan, two male street clowns and tightrope walkers, Jangsaeng (Gam Wu-seong) and ...
Inside Deep Throat

Inside Deep Throat

In 1972, a seemingly typical shoestring budget pornographic film was made in a Florida hotel, “Deep Throat,” starring Linda Lovelace. ...
The New World

The New World

A drama about explorer John Smith and the clash between Native Americans and English settlers in the 17th century.
Sophie Scholl: The Final Days

Sophie Scholl: The Final Days

True story of Germany’s most famous anti-Nazi heroine brought to thrilling, dramatic life. Sophie Scholl stars Julia Jentsch in a luminous ...
The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince

The story of the last days of Oscar Wilde. This great man of letters, once one of the most famous authors in England, is now a superstar on the ...
Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene

Set in the Holy Land in the first century C.E., a young woman leaves her small fishing village and traditional family behind to join a radical ...