Keyword military dictatorship Movies

The Lady 6.9

2011 Drama

The film is about the life of Aung San Suu Kyi (Yeoh) who spent more than a decade under house arrest. David Thewlis portrays Suu Kyi's husband, Dr. Michael Aris. Rebecca Frayn began working on the project after…

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Chile, the Obstinate Memory 7.8

1997 Documentary

After decades of fascist rule in Chile, Patricio Guzman returns to his country to screen his documentary, Battle of Chile

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Garage Olimpo 6.5

1999 Drama

A beautiful Argentine activist receives preferential treatment from a man supposed to torture her.

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El rey 4.0

2014 History, Romance, TV Movie

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Revision 4.5

2010 Documentary

In 1968, Orlando Lovecchio was made victim of a guerilla's bomb terrorist attack, which main objective was to fight against the Military Regime. Orlando lost one leg after the world-reckoned attack against the U.S.…

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O Que Trago do Chumbo - Os 50 Anos do Golpe Militar 10.0

2014 Documentary

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Trago Comigo 0.0

2016 Documentary, Drama

Telmo is a retired theater director that realizes he doesn't remember the time he spent kept in jail during the military dictatorship in Brazil. He decides to stage a play and, with threads of memory, he improvises…

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The Day That Lasted 21 Years 8.0

2012 Documentary

Stunning espionage documentary on the US conspiracy that led to the 1964 Brazilian coup d'état. John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson original White House tapes, and CIA Top Secret documents reveal how the US government…

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There are some guys down 7.0

1985 Thriller

In times of dictatorship Argentina (1977), a young journalist suffers attacks of paranoia when he discovers suspicious persons , which could be paramilitaries in front of his building. Backdrop the last matches…

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Heart and Guts 8.0

1982 Drama

Financial problems in a religious school for girls force the government to interfere. While waiting in the conference hall to communicate the fact to the school administrators, the intervenor falls asleep and a…

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Days of 36 5.8

1972 Drama, History

The assassin of a prominent trade unionist takes a conservative MP hostage and the government prevaricates over tactics so as not to alienate potential political allies.

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Você Também Pode Dar um Presunto Legal 0.0

2006 Documentary

Amid the civil-military dictatorship implanted with the 1964 coup, Sergio Muniz had the idea of making a documentary about the action of the Death Squad. At the time, the press still had some freedom to disseminate…

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The Colonel's Stray Dogs 0.0

2014 Documentary

In 1981, seven Libyan exiles formed the core opposition group to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi. Thirty years later, they are back to their country only to inherit the mess he left. The film is an intricate blend of rare…

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Soledad 0.0

1967 Drama

A police drama set in an unidentified and oppressed South American country among a group of conspirators. The main characters are two sisters Soledad and Tita.

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Sunset at Chaophraya 2 0.0

1996 Drama

Koburi the Japanese Army Officer portrayed in Sunset at Chaopraya's earlier films dies and the film then goes on to the future of his child and his life which leads to be a leader in the 1973 student riots in Thailand…

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1968 - Without Losing Tenderness 0.0

2001 Documentary

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1987 0.0

2017 Drama, History

In 1987, university student & pro-democracy movement member Park Jong-chul is captured by the police. He is then tortured to death. The police and government try to cover up the case of Park Jong-Chul, but the media…

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A Citizen Under Investigation 0.0

1993 Drama

A Citizen Under Investigation is the great Egyptian director Henry Barakat's last film, and a damning indictment of Egypt's ruling military dictatorship.

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The Colour of His Destiny 0.0

1987 Drama

Teenager and his Chilean parents live in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in exile, after his brother is killed by the military government in Chile. Years later, still haunted by the past, he undergoes a crisis when he learns…

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Juan: As if nothing ever happened 0.0

1987 Documentary

Documentary about the detention-dissapearance of Juan Marcos Herman in the city of Bariloche during the Dirty War in Argentina

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