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Unsolved The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious BIG 2018

A scripted true crime series based on the murder investigations of Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls.

Director: Kyle Long

Stars: Josh Duhamel, Wavyy Jonez, Marcc Rose

6,529 Views
Bobby Kennedy for President 2018

This four-part documentary series weaves together rare and exclusive footage of attorney general, U.S. senator, and presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy in the 1960s.

Stars: Robert F. Kennedy, Harry Belafonte, Dolores Huerta

8,1 IMDB Rating 1,650 Views
Big Eyes 2014

In San Francisco in the 1950s, Margaret was a woman trying to make it on her own after leaving her husband with only her daughter and her paintings. She meets gregarious ladies' man and fellow painter Walter Keane in a park while she was struggling to make an impact with her drawings of children with big eyes. The two quickly become a pair with outgoing Walter selling their paintings and quiet Margaret holed up at home painting even more children with big eyes. But Walter's actually selling her paintings as his own. A clash of financial success and critical failure soon sends Margaret reeling in her life of lies. With Walter still living the high life, Margaret's going to have to try making it on her own again and re-claiming her name and her paintings.

Director: Tim Burton

Stars: Amy Adams,Christoph Waltz,Danny Huston,Krysten Ritter

7.0 IMDB Rating 2,139 Views
Sophie Scholl – Die letzten Tage 2005

A dramatization of the final days of Sophie Scholl, one of the most famous members of the German World War II anti-Nazi resistance movement, The White Rose

Director: Marc Rothemund

Stars: Julia Jentsch, Fabian Hinrichs, Alexander Held

7,6 IMDB Rating 2,124 Views
Walk the Line 2005

While growing up in the Great Depression era, Johnny Cash takes an interest in music and eventually moves out of his Arkansas town to join the air force in Germany. While there, he buys his first guitar and writes his own music, and proposes to Vivian. When they got married, they settled in Tennessee and with a daughter, he supported the family by being a salesman. He discovers a man who can pursue his dreams and ends up getting a record with the boys. Shortly after that, he was on a short tour, promoting his songs, and meets the already famous and beautiful June Carter. Then as they get on the long-term tours with June, the boys, and Jerry Lee Lewis, they have this unspoken relationship that grows. But when June leaves the tour because of his behavior, he was a drug addict. His marriage was also falling apart, and when he sees June years later at an awards show, he forces June to tour with them again, promising June to support her two kids and herself. While the tour goes on, the relationship between June and John grow more,and his marriage to his first wife ends. June finds out about the drugs, and help him overcome it. True love and care helped John eventually stop the drug usage, and finally proposes to her in front of an audience at a show.

Director: James Mangold

Stars: Joaquin Phoenix,Reese Witherspoon,Ginnifer Goodwin,Robert Patrick

7.9 IMDB Rating 3,788 Views
The Legend Is Born: Ip Man 2010

Yip Man's resistance against invading foreigners, along with his romantic relations while under the tutelage of three Wing Chun masters.

Director: Herman Yau

Stars: Yu-Hang To,Yi Huang,Biao Yuen,Siu-Wong Fan

7.1 IMDB Rating 2,906 Views
Paterno 2018

The film centers on Joe Paterno, who, after becoming the winningest coach in college football history, is embroiled in Penn State's Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, challenging his legacy and forcing him to face questions of institutional failure regarding the victims.Paterno centers on Penn State's Joe Paterno (played by Al Pacino) in the aftermath of the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal. After becoming the winningest coach in college football history, Paterno's legacy is challenged and he is forced to face questions of institutional failure in regard to the victims.

Director: Barry Levinson

Stars: Riley Keough, Al Pacino, Annie Parisse

7,1 IMDB Rating 2,264 Views
Julie & Julia 2009

Julia Child and Julie Powell - both of whom wrote memoirs - find their lives intertwined. Though separated by time and space, both women are at loose ends... until they discover that with the right combination of passion, fearlessness and butter, anything is possible.

Director: Nora Ephron

Stars: Meryl Streep,Amy Adams,Stanley Tucci,Chris Messina

7.0 IMDB Rating 1,966 Views
The Blind Side 2009

Based on the true story of Leigh Anne Tuohy and Sean Tuohy who take in a homeless teenage African-American, Michael Oher. Michael has no idea who his father is and his mother is a drug addict. Michael has had little formal education and few skills to help him learn. Leigh Anne soon takes charge however, as is her nature, ensuring that the young man has every opportunity to succeed. When he expresses an interest in football, she goes all out to help him, including giving the coach a few ideas on how best to use Michael's skills. They not only provide him with a loving home, but hire a tutor to help him improve his grades to the point where he would qualify for an NCAA Division I athletic scholarship. Michael Oher was the first-round pick of the Baltimore Ravens in the 2009 NFL draft.

Director: John Lee Hancock

Stars: Sandra Bullock,Tim McGraw,Quinton Aaron,Jae Head

7.7 IMDB Rating 6,153 Views
Barry 2016

A look at the early life of Barack Obama. Before he became President of the United States, he was one of the few black students at Columbia University NY in the early 80's. Faced with judgmental and racist opinions all around him, he tries to find his place in the world.

Director: Vikram Gandhi

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

5.9 IMDB Rating 4,054 Views