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The Revenant

The Revenant

The Revenant
IMDb: 8.0
156 min

In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.

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The Man Who Knew Infinity

The Man Who Knew Infinity

The Man Who Knew Infinity
IMDb: 7.2
108 min

Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor,…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
The Lady in the Van

The Lady in the Van

The Lady in the Van
IMDb: 6.7
104 min

The true story of the relationship between Alan Bennett and the singular Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who ‘temporarily’ parked her van in Bennett’s London driveway and proceeded…

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The End of the Tour

The End of the Tour

The End of the Tour
IMDb: 7.3
106 min

The story of the five-day interview between Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky and acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace, which took place right after the 1996 publication of Wallace’s groundbreaking epic…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
The Danish Girl

The Danish Girl

The Danish Girl
IMDb: 7.1
119 min

When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she’s meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe….

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The Big Short

The Big Short

The Big Short
IMDb: 7.8
130 min

The men who made millions from a global economic meltdown.

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The 33

The 33

The 33
IMDb: 6.9
127 min

Based on a true story about the collapse at the mine in San Jose, Chile that left 33 miners isolated underground for 69 days.

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Straight Outta Compton

Straight Outta Compton

Straight Outta Compton
IMDb: 7.9
147 min

In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful…

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Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs
IMDb: 7.2
122 min

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…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
Spotlight

Spotlight

Spotlight
IMDb: 8.1
129 min

The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

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Miles Ahead

Miles Ahead

Miles Ahead
IMDb: 6.4
100 min

An exploration of the life and music of Miles Davis.

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McFarland, USA

McFarland, USA

McFarland, USA
IMDb: 7.4
129 min

A track coach in a small California town transforms a team of athletes into championship contenders.

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Legend

Legend

Legend
IMDb: 6.9
132 min

Suave, charming and volatile, Reggie Kray and his unstable twin brother Ronnie start to leave their mark on the London underworld in the 1960s. Using violence to get what they…

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Ip Man 3

Ip Man 3

Ip Man 3
IMDb: 7.1
105 min

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.

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In the Heart of the Sea

In the Heart of the Sea

In the Heart of the Sea
IMDb: 6.9
122 min

In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex is assaulted by something no one could believe—a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense…

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I Saw the Light

I Saw the Light

I Saw the Light
IMDb: 5.7
123 min

Singer and songwriter Hank Williams rises to fame in the 1940s, but alcohol abuse and infidelity take a toll on his career and marriage to fellow musician Audrey Mae Williams.

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Everest

Everest

Everest
IMDb: 7.1
121 min

Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world’s highest mountain, “Everest” documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their…

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Eddie the Eagle

Eddie the Eagle

Eddie the Eagle
IMDb: 7.4
106 min

The feel-good story of Michael ‘Eddie’ Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself—even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help…

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Danny Collins

Danny Collins

Danny Collins
IMDb: 7.0
106 min

An ageing rock star decides to change his life when he discovers a 40-year-old letter written to him by John Lennon.

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Concussion

Concussion

Concussion
IMDb: 7.1
123 min

A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a…

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Black Mass

Black Mass

Black Mass
IMDb: 6.9
123 min

The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to…

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Battle for Sevastopol

Battle for Sevastopol

Battle for Sevastopol
IMDb: 7.1
110 min

A story of Lyudmila Pavlichenko, the most successful female sniper in history.

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A Walk in the Woods

A Walk in the Woods

A Walk in the Woods
IMDb: 6.3
104 min

After spending two decades in England, Bill Bryson returns to the U.S., where he decides the best way to connect with his homeland is to hike the Appalachian Trail with…

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Wild

Wild

Wild
IMDb: 7.1
115 min

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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Genre: Biography, Drama
Unbroken

Unbroken

Unbroken
IMDb: 7.2
137 min

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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The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything
IMDb: 7.7
123 min

The Theory of Everything is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student…

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The Imitation Game

The Imitation Game

The Imitation Game
IMDb: 8.0
114 min

Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain’s top-secret…

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Selma

Selma

Selma
IMDb: 7.5
128 min

“Selma,” as in Alabama, the place where segregation in the South was at its worst, leading to a march that ended in violence, forcing a famous statement by President Lyndon…

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Pawn Sacrifice

Pawn Sacrifice

Pawn Sacrifice
IMDb: 7.0
115 min

American chess champion Bobby Fischer prepares for a legendary match-up against Russian Boris Spassky.

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Mr. Turner

Mr. Turner

Mr. Turner
IMDb: 6.8
150 min

Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.

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Kill the Messenger

Kill the Messenger

Kill the Messenger
IMDb: 6.9
112 min

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…

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Jersey Boys

Jersey Boys

Jersey Boys
IMDb: 6.8
134 min

A musical biopic of the Four Seasons—the rise, the tough times and personal clashes, and the ultimate triumph of a group of friends whose music became symbolic of a generation….

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Heaven is for Real

Heaven is for Real

Heaven is for Real
IMDb: 5.8
99 min

The true story of the 4-year old son of a small-town pastor who, during emergency surgery, slips from consciousness and enters heaven. When he awakes, he recounts his experiences on…

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Foxcatcher

Foxcatcher

Foxcatcher
IMDb: 7.0
134 min

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…

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Big Eyes

Big Eyes

Big Eyes
IMDb: 7.0
106 min

The story of the awakening of painter, Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her…

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American Sniper

American Sniper

American Sniper
IMDb: 7.3
133 min

U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless…

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The Wolf of Wall Street

The Wolf of Wall Street

The Wolf of Wall Street
IMDb: 8.2
180 min

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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The Railway Man

The Railway Man

The Railway Man
IMDb: 7.1
116 min

A victim from World War II’s “Death Railway” sets out to find those responsible for his torture. A true story.

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The Fifth Estate

The Fifth Estate

The Fifth Estate
IMDb: 6.2
128 min

A look at the relationship between WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his early supporter and eventual colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg, and how the website’s growth and influence led to an irreparable…

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The Butler

The Butler

The Butler
IMDb: 7.2
132 min

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…

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Genre: Biography, Drama