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The Wolf of Wall Street 7.9

2013 Crime, Drama, Comedy

A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration. Based on Jordan Belfort's autobiography.

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Ronaldo 6.5

2015 Documentary

Filmed over 14 months with unprecedented access into the inner circle of the man and the sport, this is the first official and fully authorised film of one of the most celebrated figures in football. For the first…

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Unbroken 7.2

2014 Drama, War

A chronicle of the life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic runner who was taken prisoner by Japanese forces during World War II.

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Goodfellas 7.9

1990 Drama, Crime

Henry Hill is a small time gangster, who takes part in a robbery with Jimmy Conway and Tommy De Vito, two other gangsters who have set their sights a bit higher. His two partners kill off everyone else involved…

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The Pianist 7.8

2002 Drama, War

The Pianist is a film adapted from the biography of Wladyslaw Szpilman. A Jewish-Polish pianist who during the second world war lived and hid miraculously in Warsaw after having gone through a terrible tragedy.…

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The Theory of Everything 7.9

2014 Drama, Romance

A look at the relationship between the famous physicist Stephen Hawking and his wife.

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Braveheart 7.4

1995 Action, Drama, History, War

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, legendary Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually…

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Foxcatcher 6.5

2014 Drama, Thriller

The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher led by multimillionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul - a union that leads to unlikely circumstances.

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Steve Jobs 6.9

2015 History, Drama

Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man…

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The Butler 7.1

2013 Drama

A look at the life of Cecil Gaines who served eight presidents as the White House's head butler from 1952 to 1986, and had a unique front-row seat as political and racial history was made.

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Dallas Buyers Club 7.8

2013 Drama, History

Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-taking, women-loving, homophobic man who in 1986 was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and given thirty days to live.

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Kill the Messenger 6.6

2014 Thriller, Crime, Drama, Mystery

A reporter becomes the target of a vicious smear campaign that drives him to the point of suicide after he exposes the CIA's role in arming Contra rebels in Nicaragua and importing cocaine into California. Based…

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Raging Bull 7.4

1980 Drama

When Jake LaMotta steps into a boxing ring and obliterates his opponent, he's a prizefighter. But when he treats his family and friends the same way, he's a ticking time bomb, ready to go off at any moment. Though…

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Saving Mr. Banks 7.4

2013 Comedy, Drama, History

Author P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood as Walt Disney Pictures adapts her novel Mary Poppins for the big screen.

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J. Edgar 5.7

2011 Drama, Crime, History

As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career…

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Wild 6.9

2014 Drama

A woman with a tragic past decides to start her new life by hiking for one thousand miles on the Pacific Crest Trail.

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Amy 7.1

2015 Music, Documentary

A documentary on the late singer/songwriter, who died of alcohol poisoning in 2011.

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The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc 6.3

1999 Adventure, Drama, Action, History, War

In 1429 a teenage girl from a remote French village stood before her King with a message she claimed came from God; that she would defeat the world's greatest army and liberate her country from its political and…

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The Program 6.5

2015 Drama

An Irish sports journalist becomes convinced that Lance Armstrong's performances during the Tour de France victories are fueled by banned substances. With this conviction, he starts hunting for evidence that will…

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Capote 6.2

2005 Crime, Drama

Capote is the biographical film about writer Truman Capote and his assignment for The New Yorker to write the non-fiction book In Cold Blood. Philip Seymour Hoffman won an Oscar for Best Actor for his portrayal…

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