Sam Reid

Hatfields & McCoys

IMDb: 8.1
289 min

Anse Hatfield and Randall McCoy, close friends and comrades until near the end of the Civil War, return to their neighboring homes to increasing tensions, misunderstandings and resentments.


Country: USA

The Astronaut Wives Club

IMDb: 5.3
2015
min

Based on the book by Lily Koppel, this 10 episode limited series tells the story of the women who were key players behind some of the biggest events in American history. As America’s astronauts were launched on death-defying missions, Life Magazine documented the astronauts’ families, capturing the behind-the-scenes lives of their young wives. Overnight, these women were transformed from military spouses into American royalty. As their celebrity rose and tragedy began to touch their lives, they rallied together.


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’71

IMDb: 7.2
2014
99 min

A young British soldier must find his way back to safety after his unit accidentally abandons him during a riot in the streets of Belfast.


Country: UK

Redd Inc.

IMDb: 5.8
2012
93 min

Six captive office workers are literally chained to their desks by a demented, escaped serial killer; former regional manager Thomas Reddmann (Redd). He assigns his ‘human resources’ the impossible task of proving his innocence or suffering gruesome consequences.


Country: Australia
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Serena

IMDb: 5.4
2014
102 min

North Carolina mountains at the end of the 1920s – George and Serena Pemberton, love-struck newly-weds, begin to build a timber empire. Serena soon proves herself to be equal to any man: overseeing loggers, hunting rattle-snakes, even saving a man’s life in the wilderness. With power and influence now in their hands, the Pembertons refuse to let anyone stand in the way of their inflated love and ambitions. However, once Serena discovers George’s hidden past and faces an unchangeable fate of her own, the Pemberton’s passionate marriage begins to unravel leading toward a dramatic reckoning.


Country: CzechRepublic|France|USA
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Belle

IMDb: 7.4
2013
105 min

BELLE is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle, the illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral. Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield and his wife, Belle’s lineage affords her certain privileges, yet the color of her skin prevents her from fully participating in the traditions of her social standing. Left to wonder if she will ever find love, Belle falls for an idealistic young vicar’s son bent on change who, with her help, shapes Lord Mansfield’s role as Lord Chief Justice to end slavery in England


Country: UK

The Railway Man

IMDb: 7.1
2013
116 min

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


Country: Switzerland|UK|Australia

Anonymous

IMDb: 6.9
2011
130 min

Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I, and the Essex Rebellion against her, the story advances the theory that it was in fact Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford who penned Shakespeare’s plays.


Country: UK|Germany|USA

The Riot Club

IMDb: 6.0
2014
107 min

Two first-year students at Oxford University join the infamous Riot Club, where reputations can be made or destroyed over the course of a single evening.


Country: UK
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