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Swallow (2021)

Swallow (2021)

Swallow (2021)
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Set in the 1980s, Tolani Ajao is a bank secretary in Lagos, who finds herself persuaded by her friend Rose Adamson to enter the world of drug trafficking.

Diana: The Musical (2021)

Diana: The Musical (2021)

Diana: The Musical (2021)
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117

A princess is thrust onto the world stage. The tabloid media is captivated by her beauty and vulnerability. The globe’s most celebrated monarchy is disrupted. This is the story of…

Blood Brothers: Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali (2021)

Blood Brothers: Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali (2021)

Blood Brothers: Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali (2021)
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95

From a chance meeting to a tragic fallout, Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali’s extraordinary bond cracks under the weight of distrust and shifting ideals.

Worth (2021)

Worth (2021)

Worth (2021)
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118

Kenneth Feinberg, a powerful D.C. lawyer appointed Special Master of the 9/11 Fund, fights off the cynicism, bureaucracy, and politics associated with administering government funds and, in doing so, discovers…

Genre: Drama, History
Edge of the World (2021)

Edge of the World (2021)

Edge of the World (2021)
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104

Biopic about Sir James Brooke, the British adventurer who became King of Sarawak in the 1840’s and embarked on a lifelong crusade to end piracy and head-hunting – only to…

The Match (2021)

The Match (2021)

The Match (2021)
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119

Inspired by true events from the spring of 1944 when the Nazis organized a football match between a team of camp inmates and an elite Nazi team on Adolf Hitler’s…

Genre: Drama, History
Respect (2021)

Respect (2021)

Respect (2021)
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145

The rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom.

Genre: Drama, History, Music
America: The Motion Picture (2021)

America: The Motion Picture (2021)

America: The Motion Picture (2021)
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98

A chainsaw-wielding George Washington teams with beer-loving bro Sam Adams to take down the Brits in a tongue-in-cheek riff on the American Revolution.

Murder by the Coast (2021)

Murder by the Coast (2021)

Murder by the Coast (2021)
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88

In 1999, teen Rocío Wanninkhof is murdered. Her mother’s ex-partner, Dolores Vázquez, is suspected. Did she do it? A second victim reveals the truth.

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12 Mighty Orphans (2021)

12 Mighty Orphans (2021)

12 Mighty Orphans (2021)
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118

Haunted by his mysterious past, a devoted high school football coach leads a scrawny team of orphans to the state championship during the Great Depression and inspires a broken nation…

Genre: Drama, History
Oslo (2021)

Oslo (2021)

Oslo (2021)
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118

The true story of negotiations between implacable enemies — the secret back-channel talks, unlikely friendships and quiet heroics of a small but committed group of Israelis, Palestinians and one Norwegian…

American Traitor The Trial of Axis Sally (2021)

American Traitor The Trial of Axis Sally (2021)

American Traitor The Trial of Axis Sally (2021)
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107

The life of American woman Mildred Gillars and her lawyer, who struggles to redeem her reputation. Dubbed “Axis Sally” for broadcasting Nazi propaganda to American troops during World War II,…

Genre: Drama, History
Nail Bomber: Manhunt (2021)

Nail Bomber: Manhunt (2021)

Nail Bomber: Manhunt (2021)
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72

This documentary examines the 1999 London bombings that targeted Black, Bangladeshi and gay communities, and the race to find the far-right perpetrator. He terrorized a city, seeking to ignite a…

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Chernobyl 1986 (2021)

Chernobyl 1986 (2021)

Chernobyl 1986 (2021)
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136

The aftermath of a shocking explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power station made hundreds of people sacrifice their lives to clean up the site of the catastrophe and to successfully…

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The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)

The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)

The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)
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131

Billie Holiday spent much of her career being adored by fans. In the 1940’s, the government targeted Holiday in a growing effort to racialize the war on drugs, ultimately aiming…

Genre: Drama, History, Music
The Courier (2021)

The Courier (2021)

The Courier (2021)
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112

Cold War spy Greville Wynne and his Russian source try to put an end to the Cuban Missile Crisis.

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Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)
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125

Bill O’Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers on the orders of FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends—falling for a fellow revolutionary en route—a…

Genre: Drama, History
The Dig (2021)

The Dig (2021)

The Dig (2021)
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112

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain’s past resonate…

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Genre: Drama, History
Silver Skates (2020)

Silver Skates (2020)

Silver Skates (2020)
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136

1899, the Christmas-time St.Petersburg. Ice-covered rivers and canals of the capital seethe with festive activities. On the eve of the new century those who should not be destined to meet,…

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The Three Wise Men (2020)

The Three Wise Men (2020)

The Three Wise Men (2020)
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26

Narrated by the legendary Andy Griffith (THE ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW, MATLOCK), this heartwarming animated special is a charming re-imagination of the classic Christmas story following the three wise men on…

Genre: Family, History
Dance of the Forty One (2020)

Dance of the Forty One (2020)

Dance of the Forty One (2020)
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99

Mexico City, November 1901. The police raid a private home where a secret party is being held. Among those attending is the son-in-law of President Porfirio Díaz.

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Genre: Drama, History
Mank (2020)

Mank (2020)

Mank (2020)
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132

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

Genre: Drama, History
The Last Frontier (2020)

The Last Frontier (2020)

The Last Frontier (2020)
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130

The story of the Podolsk cadets’ heroic stand outside Moscow in October 1941. Cadets were sent to the Ilyinsky line, fighting alongside units from the Soviet 43rd Army to hold…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Doctor Lisa (2020)

Doctor Lisa (2020)

Doctor Lisa (2020)
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120

The film is about a day in the life of Elizaveta Petrovna Glinka, also known as Doctor Liza. Moscow, 2012. The Glinka family prepares for a celebration: thirty years together….

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Genre: Drama, History
The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)
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129

What was intended to be a peaceful protest at the 1968 Democratic National Convention turned into a violent clash with police and the National Guard. The organizers of the protest—including…

Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train (2020)

Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train (2020)

Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train (2020)
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Tanjirō Kamado, joined with Inosuke Hashibira, a boy raised by boars who wears a boar’s head, and Zenitsu Agatsuma, a scared boy who reveals his true power when he sleeps,…

Coven (2020)

Coven (2020)

Coven (2020)
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92

French Basque Country, year 1609. The men of a small fishing village have gone to sea. Judge Rostegui, who has been charged by the king with ridding the country of…

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Genre: Drama, History
Enfant Terrible (2020)

Enfant Terrible (2020)

Enfant Terrible (2020)
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134

When 22-year-old Rainer Werner Fassbinder storms the stage of a small, progressive theatre in Munich 1967, and seizes the production without further ado, nobody suspects this brazen young rebel to…

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Genre: Drama, History
Your Name Engraved Herein (2020)

Your Name Engraved Herein (2020)

Your Name Engraved Herein (2020)
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118

In 1987, as martial law ends in Taiwan, Jia-han and Birdy fall in love amid family pressure, homophobia and social stigma.

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Pornotropic (2020)

Pornotropic (2020)

Pornotropic (2020)
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53

When French writer Marguerite Duras (1914-96) published her novel The Sea Wall in 1950, she came very close to winning the prestigious Prix Goncourt. Meanwhile, in Indochina, France was suffering…

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The East (2020)

The East (2020)

The East (2020)
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137

A young Dutch soldier deployed to suppress post-WWII independence efforts in the Netherlands’ colony of Indonesia finds himself torn between duty and conscience when he joins an increasingly ruthless commander’s…

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Leap (2020)

Leap (2020)

Leap (2020)
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135

After 12 years, the Chinese women’s volleyball team again reached the Olympic final. The ups and downs of the Chinese women’s volleyball team for more than three decades have slowly…

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Genre: Drama, History
Streltsov (2020)

Streltsov (2020)

Streltsov (2020)
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101

By the age of twenty, Eduard Streltsov has everything one can dream of: talent, fame and love. He is the rising star of Soviet football. The whole country, with bated…

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The Flood (2020)

The Flood (2020)

The Flood (2020)
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115

When Jarah loses her husband, her child, her land and her innocence she embarks on a brutal journey of of retribution and revenge that transforms into redemption and reconciliation.

Brutus vs César (2020)

Brutus vs César (2020)

Brutus vs César (2020)
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87

Faced with the tyranny of Caesar who acts as absolute master over Rome, Senators Rufus and Cassius form a plot to assassinate him.

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Dear Comrades! (2020)

Dear Comrades! (2020)

Dear Comrades! (2020)
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120

When the communist government raises food prices in 1962, the rebellious workers from the small industrial town of Novocherkassk go on strike. The massacre which then ensues is seen through…

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Genre: Drama, History
The 24th (2020)

The 24th (2020)

The 24th (2020)
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101

The incredibly powerful and timely true story of the all-black Twenty-Fourth United States Infantry Regiment, and the Houston Riot of 1917. The Houston Riot was a mutiny by 156 African…

Genre: Drama, History
Emperor (2020)

Emperor (2020)

Emperor (2020)
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99

An escaped slave travels north and has chance encounters with Frederick Douglass and John Brown. Based on the life story of Shields Green.

Genre: Drama, History
Tesla (2020)

Tesla (2020)

Tesla (2020)
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102

The story of the Promethean struggles of Nikola Tesla, as he attempts to transcend entrenched technology—including his own previous work—by pioneering a system of wireless energy that would change the…

Genre: Drama, History
Sword of God (2020)

Sword of God (2020)

Sword of God (2020)
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104

In the early Middle Ages, two Christian knights set off to christen a small pagan village hidden deep in the mountains. Despite the differences in their views and perspectives on…

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