Genre: History

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Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

86,826,660 views WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to win the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

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Patriots Day (2016)

43,986,770 views An account of Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis's actions in the events leading up to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists behind it.

Ben-Hur (2016)

38,664,290 views The epic story of Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston), a prince falsely accused of treason by his adopted brother, an officer in the Roman army. After years at sea, Judah returns to his homeland to seek revenge, but finds redemption.

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Free State of Jones (2016)

38,031,110 views Als Lyrik-Dozent Perry in Marrakesch den Russen Dima kennenlernt, ist er auf Anhieb von dem Mann angetan, der das Leben mit Leidenschaft feiert. Dass dieses aber bedroht ist, erfährt der Brite, als Dima sich als Geldwäscher der Mafia outet, der samt Familie vom neuen Paten entsorgt werden soll. Aus Mitgefühl lässt sich Perry überreden, den britischen Geheimdienst zu kontaktieren. So beginnt eine Mission, die für alle Beteiligten, auch den einzigen MI6-Agenten, der sich für Dima zu interessieren scheint, extrem gefährlich ist. Thriller über ein junges britisches Paar, dass sich im Urlaub mit einem russischen Oligarchen anfreundet, unwissend, was dessen wahren Absichten sind.

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The Finest Hours (2016)

31,264,070 views In February of 1952, one of the worst storms to ever hit the East Coast struck New England, damaging an oil tanker off the coast of Cape Cod and literally ripping it in half. On a small lifeboat faced with frigid temperatures and 70-foot high waves, four members of the Coast Guard set out to rescue the more than 30 stranded sailors trapped aboard the rapidly-sinking vessel.

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Bridge of Spies (2015)

29,996,660 views In the cold war, A lawyer, James B. Donovan recruited by the CIA and involved in an intense negotiation mission to release and exchange a CIA U-2 spy-plane pilot, Francis G. Powers that was arrested alive after his plane was shot down by the Soviet Union during a mission- with a KGB intelligence officer, Rudolf Abel who was arrested for espionage in the US.

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In the Heart of the Sea (2015)

29,134,200 views In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Herman Melville's Moby-Dick. But that told only half the story. "In the Heart of the Sea" reveals the encounter's harrowing aftermath, as the ship's surviving crew is pushed to their limits and forced to do the unthinkable to stay alive. Braving storms, starvation, panic and despair, the men will call into question their deepest beliefs, from the value of their lives to the morality of their trade, as their captain searches for direction on the open sea and his first m...

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Spotlight (2015)

21,062,990 views When the Boston Globe's tenacious "Spotlight" team of reporters delves into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the highest levels of Boston's religious, legal, and government establishment, touching off a wave of revelations around the world.

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Ip Man 3 (2015)

16,315,700 views When a band of brutal gangsters led by a crooked property developer make a play to take over the city, Master Ip is forced to take a stand.

Silence (2016)

15,818,250 views The story of two Catholic missionaries (Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver) who face the ultimate test of faith when they travel to Japan in search of their missing mentor (Liam Neeson) - at a time when Catholicism was outlawed and their presence forbidden.

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