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20th Century Period Pieces

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12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue

With the holidays around the corner and a dog orphanage in grave danger, a determined teenager and her best friend rally to save it.

2012

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Across the Universe

An American girl and a British lad fall in love amid the social and political upheaval of the 1960s, in this musical featuring songs by the Beatles.

2007

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Angel Heart

A down-and-out Brooklyn gumshoe trying to locate a singer who reneged on a debt finds that everyone he makes contact with ends up murdered.

1987

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Apollo 18

This sci-fi thriller suggests that Apollo 17, despite official statements to the contrary, wasn't NASA's last manned mission to the moon.

2011

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Back to 1942

At the height of World War II, millions of rural Chinese refugees embark on a desperate journey to escape a widespread provincial famine.

2012

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Barbara

In 1980 East Germany, Barbara, a doctor, is reassigned to a small rural hospital as punishment for trying to find work in the West. In a communist country, a talented doctor yearns for freedom. Will she try to escape no matter what the cost?

2012

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Big Miracle

After a reporter writes about whales trapped in the Arctic Circle, the U.S. and U.S.S.R. team up to rescue them in this tale inspired by true events.

2012

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Billy & Buddy

Eight-year-old Billy's life is changed forever when his family adopts Buddy, a cocker spaniel who shares his own knack for finding trouble.

2013

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Black Friday

This docudrama based on the same-titled book tracks the aftermath of a 1993 bombing in Bombay through the eyes of a journalist covering the story.

2004

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Black Hawk Down

When U.S. forces attempt to capture two underlings of a Somali warlord, their helicopters are shot down and the Americans suffer heavy casualties.

2001

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Blood and Passion

This searing biopic follows Manuel Rodríguez Sánchez, who owned the Spanish bullring in the 1940s and had a notorious affair with actress Lupe Sino.

2008

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The Book Thief

Young Liesel steals books to teach herself to read, giving her refuge from the horrors of Nazi Germany and her cold foster parents.

2013

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Brighton Rock

In hopes of silencing a waitress who saw him kill another criminal, a young thug decides to romance her and suss out how much she knows.

2010

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Brokeback Mountain

Two sheepherders in 1963 Wyoming become involved in an increasingly passionate affair, but hiding the relationship from their wives proves agonizing.

2005

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Catch Me If You Can

An FBI agent makes it his mission to put cunning con man Frank Abagnale Jr. behind bars. But Frank not only eludes capture, he revels in the pursuit.

2002

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Champions

In the 1930s, China announces its first entry in the Olympics, and thousands nationwide vie for a chance to introduce martial arts to the world.

2008

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Chinatown

With a suspicious femme fatale bankrolling his snooping, private eye J.J. Gittes uncovers intricate dirty dealings in the Los Angeles waterworks.

1974

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Chocolat

A single mother and her young daughter move into a peaceful French village and open an unusual chocolate shop during the height of Lent.

2000

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Christopher and His Kind

This adaptation of novelist Christopher Isherwood's memoir conjures the young explorer's 1931 arrival in Berlin and more.

2011

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City of God

Growing up in a Rio de Janeiro slum, Rocket is able to avoid being drawn into a life of drugs and crime by having a passion for photography.

2002

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