Belle and Sebastian
Belle and Sebastian (Movie Reviews, Last Update Jul 2015)
…Sebastian (Félix Bossuet), an orphaned child, befriends a stray dog that he names Belle, despite the fact all the villagers think the animal is a wild beast.
The Imitation Game
The Imitation Game (Movie Reviews, Last Update Mar 2015)
…During World War II, the British government desperately needed to find a way to decipher enemy messages encrypted by the German Enigma machine. So they hired one of the best minds of the time -- Alan Turing (played by Benedict Cumberbatch).
Unbroken
Unbroken (Movie Reviews, Last Update Mar 2015)
…This bio-drama tells the story of Louis Zamperini (played by Jack O'Connell) who was an Olympic runner before he entered World War II where his ability to be a true champion is challenged in a Japanese prisoner-of-war camp.
The Good Lie
The Good Lie (Movie Reviews, Last Update Jan 2015)
…Carrie Davis (Reese Witherspoon) is forced to go above and beyond her job description as an employment counselor when she agrees to help three refugees from Sudan, Africa settle into a new life in America. This movie is based on the Lost Boys of Sudan.
Gone With The Wind
Gone With The Wind (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2014)
…Epic in every way, this 1939 movie follows the life of Scarlett O'Hara (played by Vivien Leigh), the daughter of a wealthy plantation owner, whose quality of life is swept away by the winds of the American Civil War. Her love life is equally as turbulent, thanks to Ashley Wilkes…
Victory
Victory (Movie Reviews, Last Update Jun 2014)
…During WWII, Major Karl Von Steiner (Max Von Sydow) devises a plan to pit a group of Allied prisoners against the German National soccer team in a propaganda event to be held in Paris. The movie stars Michael Caine, Sylvester Stallone and Pelé.
Emperor
Emperor (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2013)
…After Japan surrenders to the US military, ending WWII, General Douglas MacArthur (Tommy Lee Jones) must enter the country looking like a liberator, not a conqueror. Stepping into the shoes of the former Emperor, MacArthur looks to his advisor on Japanese culture (Matthew Fox) to avoid any missteps.
Lawrence of Arabia
Lawrence of Arabia (Movie Reviews, Last Update Nov 2012)
…T.E. Lawrence (played by Peter O'Toole) is a British intelligence officer during WW I assigned to find Prince Faisal (Alec Guinness) and gauge his willingness to stage an Arab revolt against the invading Turks. But the arrogant underling uses the mission to appointed himself as a British commander and engages…
Red Tails
Red Tails (Movie Reviews, Last Update May 2012)
…Segregation between blacks and whites is alive and well during WWII. But a crew of African American pilots is about to get their chance to put their lives on the line and show what they can do when Col. A.J. Bullard (Terrence Howard) takes the lead. This movie explores the…
Casablanca
Casablanca (Movie Reviews, Last Update Mar 2012)
…Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart) is shocked when Ilsa Lund (Ingrid Bergman) walks out of his past and into his gin joint. Curious to know why she is on the arm of a wanted anti-Nazi activist (Paul Henreid), the nightclub owner is soon caught up in the pair's plans to escape…