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Carlos (2010)

Carlos (2010)

Carlos (2010)
IMDb: 7.6
N/A

The story of the Venezuelan Ilich Ramirez Sanchez known as “Carlos”, who was, for almost twenty years, one of the most wanted terrorists in the world.

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The Pacific (2010)

The Pacific (2010)

The Pacific (2010)
IMDb: 8.3
60 min

Track the intertwined real-life stories of three U.S. Marines – Robert Leckie, John Basilone, and Eugene Sledge – across the vast canvas of the Pacific Theater during World War II....

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The Diary of Anne Frank (2009)

The Diary of Anne Frank (2009)

The Diary of Anne Frank (2009)
IMDb: 7.5
30 min

Five-part adaptation of Anne Frank’s famous wartime diaries in which a young teenager and her family go into hiding from the Nazis in wartime Amsterdam.

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XIII (2008)

XIII (2008)

XIII (2008)
IMDb: 6.6
86 min

The first female US President Sally Sheridan is shot dead by a sniper during her Veterans Day speech. Her assassin narrowly escapes the scene with his life, national security hot...

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Generation Kill (2008)

Generation Kill (2008)

Generation Kill (2008)
IMDb: 8.5
65 min

The first 40 days of the war in Iraq as seen through the eyes of an elite group of U.S. Marines who spearheaded the invasion along with an embedded Rolling...

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Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003)

Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003)

Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003)
IMDb: 7.3
88 min

This biopic profiles history’s most spectacular madman, tracing his journey from humble roots to complete mastery of Germany.

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Napoleon (2002)

Napoleon (2002)

Napoleon (2002)
IMDb: 7.4
90 min

The life of Napoleon Bonaparte.

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Band of Brothers (2001)

Band of Brothers (2001)

Band of Brothers (2001)
IMDb: 9.4
60 min

Drawn from interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as their journals and letters, Band of Brothers chronicles the experiences of these men from paratrooper training in Georgia through...

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The Civil War (1990)

The Civil War (1990)

The Civil War (1990)
IMDb: 9.0
76 min

A comprehensive and definitive history of the American Civil War.

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War and Remembrance (1988)

War and Remembrance (1988)

War and Remembrance (1988)
IMDb: 8.3
135 min

War and Remembrance is an American miniseries based on the novel of the same name by Herman Wouk. It is the sequel to highly successful The Winds of War.

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A Town Like Alice (1981)

A Town Like Alice (1981)

A Town Like Alice (1981)
IMDb: 8.3
120 min

Set against the brutal chaos of World War II, a love story begins that will take two lovers through a living nightmare of captivity, across three continents and two decades.

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I, Claudius (1976)

I, Claudius (1976)

I, Claudius (1976)
IMDb: 8.8
55 min

Acclaimed blackly comic historical drama series. Set amidst a web of power, corruption and lies, it chronicles the reigns of the Roman emperors – Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula and finally Claudius.

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M*A*S*H (1972)

M*A*S*H (1972)

M*A*S*H (1972)
IMDb: 8.4
25 min

The 4077th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital is stuck in the middle of the Korean war. With little help from the circumstances they find themselves in, they are forced to make...

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The Rat Patrol (1966)

The Rat Patrol (1966)

The Rat Patrol (1966)
IMDb: 7.5
30 min

The exploits of four Allied soldiers — three Americans and one Englishman — who are part of a long-range desert patrol group in the North African campaign during World War...

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Hogan’s Heroes (1965)

Hogan’s Heroes (1965)

Hogan’s Heroes (1965)
IMDb: 7.8
25 min

Hogan’s Heroes is an American television sitcom that ran for 168 episodes from September 17, 1965, to July 4, 1971, on the CBS network. The show was set in a...

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Combat! (1962)

Combat! (1962)

Combat! (1962)
IMDb: 8.4
60 min

Combat! is an American television program that originally aired on ABC from 1962 until 1967. The show covered the grim lives of a squad of American soldiers fighting the Germans...

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Amend: The Fight for America (2021)

Amend: The Fight for America (2021)

Amend: The Fight for America (2021)
IMDb: 7.9
58 min

When the United States of America was founded, the ideals of freedom and equality did not apply to all people. These are the stories of the brave Americans who fought...

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Valley of Tears (2020)

Valley of Tears (2020)

Valley of Tears (2020)
IMDb: 7.7
45 min

On October 6th 1973, the Middle East was shaken by the biggest war it had ever seen. A war that should have been the last one, and that forever changed...

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No Man’s Land (2020)

No Man’s Land (2020)

No Man’s Land (2020)
IMDb: 7.7
45 min

Dive into the depths of the Syrian civil war through the eyes of Antoine, a young French man, in search for his estranged, presumed to be dead sister. While unraveling...

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Baghdad Central (2020)

Baghdad Central (2020)

Baghdad Central (2020)
IMDb: 7.3
N/A

Shortly after the fall of Saddam Hussein, Iraqi ex-policeman Muhsin al-Khafaji has lost everything and is battling daily to keep himself and his sick daughter, Mrouj safe. But when he...

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The Barrier (2020)

The Barrier (2020)

The Barrier (2020)
IMDb: 6.8
64 min

One family’s fight for survival in a future dystopian Madrid illustrates the disparity between two worlds separated by a fence — and so much more.

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The Name of the Rose (2019)

The Name of the Rose (2019)

The Name of the Rose (2019)
IMDb: 6.9
52 min

Northern Italy, 1327. The Franciscan monk William of Baskerville and his young apprentice Adso of Melk reach an isolated Benedictine abbey on the Alps to aid in a dispute between...

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Traitors (2019)

Traitors (2019)

Traitors (2019)
IMDb: 6.6
45 min

1945 London. Feef is seduced by a rogue American spy into spying on her own country. Her task? To uncover a Russian agent in the heart of the British Government.

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The K2 (2016)

The K2 (2016)

The K2 (2016)
IMDb: 7.8
60 min

A patriotic bodyguard who was abandoned by his country and colleagues, a hidden daughter of leading Presidential candidate who regards love as a tool for revenge, and the First Lady...

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Love in the Moonlight (2016)

Love in the Moonlight (2016)

Love in the Moonlight (2016)
IMDb: 7.8
60 min

Hong Ra On, disguises herself as a man and counsels men on dating. Due to a love letter she wrote for a client, she meets Lee Young – future Crown...

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Bluestone 42 (2013)

Bluestone 42 (2013)

Bluestone 42 (2013)
IMDb: 8.0
30 min

Bluestone 42 is a comedy drama about a British bomb disposal detachment in Afghanistan. So what’s the average working day for a hero? Make your keen young colleague deal with...

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Legend of the Galactic Heroes (1988)

Legend of the Galactic Heroes (1988)

Legend of the Galactic Heroes (1988)
IMDb: 9.1
25 min

For decades, the Galactic Empire has been locked in an interstellar war with the Free Planets Alliance, a conflict that involves thousands of spaceships and millions of soldiers on both...

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China Beach (1988)

China Beach (1988)

China Beach (1988)
IMDb: 8.2
42 min

Dateline: November 1967. Within klicks of Danang, Vietnam, sits a U.S. Army base, bar and hospital on China Beach filled with wounded soldiers and one very lovely but damaged Army...

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Black Sheep Squadron (1976)

Black Sheep Squadron (1976)

Black Sheep Squadron (1976)
IMDb: 7.6
60 min

The dramatized World War II adventures of US Major Gregory “Pappy” Boyington and his Marine Attack Squadron 214, AKA The Black Sheep Squadron.

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World on Fire (2019)

World on Fire (2019)

World on Fire (2019)
IMDb: 7.3
60 min

The story of World War II told through the intertwining fates of ordinary people from all sides of this global conflict as they grapple with the effect of the war...

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Catherine the Great (2019)

Catherine the Great (2019)

Catherine the Great (2019)
IMDb: 6.2
60 min

This four-part historical drama follows the end of Catherine the Great’s reign and her affair with Russian military leader Grigory Potemkin that helped shape the future of Russian politics.

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Das Boot (2018)

Das Boot (2018)

Das Boot (2018)
IMDb: 7.4
60 min

An inexperienced U-boat crew has to survive a secret mission and a young German woman is torn between loyalty for her home country and the French resistance in the WWII...

Scarlet Heart: Ryeo (2016)

Scarlet Heart: Ryeo (2016)

Scarlet Heart: Ryeo (2016)
IMDb: 8.6
60 min

When a total eclipse of the sun takes place, a 21st-century woman, Go Ha-jin, is transported back in time to the Goryeo Dynasty of Korea. She wakes up in the...

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Secret City (2016)

Secret City (2016)

Secret City (2016)
IMDb: 7.4
60 min

Beneath the placid facade of Canberra, amidst rising tension between China and America, senior political journalist Harriet Dunkley uncovers a secret city of interlocked conspiracies, putting innocent lives in danger...

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VICE (2013)

VICE (2013)

VICE (2013)
IMDb: 8.9
30 min

A documentary news series with a taboo-breaking team who deliver incredible news stories from around the world.

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Our Girl (2014)

Our Girl (2014)

Our Girl (2014)
IMDb: 7.7
60 min

Drama following the extraordinary adventures of female medics in the British Army.

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Bomb Girls (2012)

Bomb Girls (2012)

Bomb Girls (2012)
IMDb: 7.9
60 min

Focusing on a group of women working in a munitions plant during World War II, this ensemble drama depicts the dangers and new experiences they face.

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Basilisk (2005)

Basilisk (2005)

Basilisk (2005)
IMDb: 7.9
24 min

The story takes place in the year 1614. Two ninja clans, Tsubagakure of the Iga and Manjidani of Kouga, battle each other to determine which grandson of Tokugawa Ieyasu will...

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Tour of Duty (1987)

Tour of Duty (1987)

Tour of Duty (1987)
IMDb: 8.3
60 min

The trials of a U.S. Army platoon serving in the field during the Vietnam War.

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Age of Samurai: Battle for Japan (2021)

Age of Samurai: Battle for Japan (2021)

Age of Samurai: Battle for Japan (2021)
IMDb: 7.5
45 min

Dynamic reenactments and expert commentaries bring to life the tumultuous history and power struggles of a warring 16th-century feudal Japan.

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