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BEST  MOVIES & DOCUMENTARIES FOR WORLD & AMERICAN HISTORY, ECONOMICS AND AMERICAN GOVERNMENT.

Warning: Several of these movies are rated "R", mostly because of violence. A few of these films are rated M.A. because of some explicit sex. Parental supervision / approval is recommended.

WORLD HISTORY

FROM MIDDLE SHOOL

I-ANCIENT HISTORY

Prehistory
Quest for Fire (1982) ..1:15... Everett Mc Gill, Rae Dawn.
The Clan of the Cave Bear (1985) ...1:38... Daryl Hannah.
Missing Link (1988)...1:30hrs...Peter Elliott
Walking with Dinosaurs (1999) ....3h.... Documentary  BBC / Discovery Channel...Netflix
Walking With Prehistoric Beasts (2001)...3hrs...Documentary BBC / Discovery Channel....Netflix
Evolution (2002) ...8hrs... PBS Mini Series Narrated by Liam Neeson.
Walking with Cavemen (2003)...2h...Documentary BBC / Discovery Channel....Netflix
The First Farmers (2003) ...60 minutes....
..Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
The End of the Stone Age (2003)...60 minutes...Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
The First Towns and Villages (2003)...60 minutes...Library Video / Schlessinger Media.

Guns, Germs, and Steel: National Geographic...(2005)....Part I: Out of Eden (55 mins.).....PBS Documentary.
Prehistoric Planet (2005)... Documentary...Discovery Channel...Netflix
10,000 B.C. (2008)...1:49hrs...
Steven Strait, Camilla Belle, Cliff Curtis.
Stonehenge Decoded (2008) Documentary...National Geographic...Netflix
How the Universe Works (2010)...Discovery Channel...Netflix
AO, The Last Neanderthal (2010)..1:24hs...
Agie, Helmi Dridi and Ilian Ivanov

Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010)...Documentary...History Channel .....Netflix

Egypt
The Egyptian (1954) ...2:20... Jean Simmons, Victor Mature.
Land of the Pharaohs (1955) ... 1:46 ... Jack Hawkins, Joan Collins.
The Ten Commandments (1956) ....3:40... Charlton Heston. 
Pharaoh (1966)...2:05...Poland...Dir. Jerzy Kawalerowicz.
Egypt: Secrets of the Pharaohs (1998)...Documentary National Geographic...Netflix
Egypt's Golden Empire (2002)...PBS Empires Series Documentary..2:30hrs
Into the Great Pyramid (2002)...Documentary...National Geographic...Netflix
Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs (2007)...Documentary...Netflix<
The Pyramid Code (2009)...TV Mini Series...Netflix

King Tut Unwrapped (2010)...Documentary... Discovery Channel...Netflix

Egyptian Secrets of the Afterlife (2009)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
Out of Egypt (2009)...Documentary...Discovery Channel...Netflix

Secrets of the Dead: Silver Pharaoh (2010)...PBS Documentary...Netflix
Secrets: The Sphinx (2013)...Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
Exodus: Gods & Kings (2014) 2:30 min...
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Tut (2015)...4:30hrs...TV Series... , , .

Hebrews / Judaism
Samson and Delilah (1949)...1:30hrs...Hedy Lamarr, Victor Mature.

David and Bathsheba (1951) ... 2h ... Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward.
The Ten Commandments (1956) ....3:40... Charlton Heston.
Solomon and Sheba (1959) 2:19 Yul Brynner, Gina Lollobrigida.
Ben Hur (1959) ..2:32... Charlton Heston, Hugh Griffith.
Sodom and Gomorrah (1962) ..2h... Stewart Granger.
Moses (1975) (1996) ... 2:21 / 3:10hrs ... Burt Lancaster, Anthony Qualye / Ben Kingsley, Christopher Lee.
The Story of David (1976) ... 4:17.. Anthony Qualye, Timothy Bottoms.
Masada (1981) ...2:10.... Peter O’Toole.
King David (1985) ..2h... Richard Gere.
Abraham (1994) TV Mini Series..3h... Richard Harris.
Solomon (1997) 3hrs. ...
Ben Cross.
In the Beginning (2000) ...3:00... Martin Landau, Jacqueline Bisset.
Religions of the World: Judaism (2002)...50 minutes...
Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Kingdom of David. The Saga of the Israelites. (2005)...4 hrs. PBS Documentary.  By
Mitch Wilson.
The Gospel of Judas (2005)...Documentary National Geographic...Netflix
Mystery Files: Birth of Christ (2011)...Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
The Bible (2013)...10hrs...History Channel Mini-Series (5 Episodes)..., ... Netflix
Noah (2014)...2hrs...
, , 
A.D. The Bible Continues (2015)...12 episodes...NBC Mini Series..., , .

Ancient India & China

The Silk Road (1988) ...1:40..... Chinese ...... Koichi Sato.
Little Buddha (1993) ...2:20..... Keanu Reeves, Ruocheng Ying.
The Emperor's Shadow (1996)...2hrs...China...You Ge, Wen Jiang
The Emperor and the Assassin (1998)...2:42hrs...China...Li Gong, Fengyi Zhang, Zhou Sun.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000) ...2hrs...Yun-Fat Chow, Michelle Yeoh, Ziyi Zhang.
Ashoka the Great (2001)...2:56hrs...India...Shahrukh Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Danny Denzongpa.
Hero...(2002)...1:40hrs...Jet Li, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Maggie Cheung.
Religions of the World: Hinduism (2003)...Documentary....50 minutes...Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Religions of the World: Buddhism (2003)...Documentary....50 minutes...Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Religions of the World: Confucianism and Taoism (2003)...Documentary....50 minutes...Library Video
House of the Flying Daggers (2005)...2hrs...China...
Takeshi Kaneshiro, Andy Lau.
Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)...1:54hrs...Yun-Fat Chow, Li Gong, Jay Chou, Ye Liu.
Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon (2008)...1:42hrs...
Andy Lau, Sammo Hung Kam-Bo and Maggie Q
Confucius (2010)...2hrs...Yun-Fat Chow
Secrets of the Dead: China's Terracotta Warriors (2011)...PBS Documentary...Netflix
Kingdom of Conquerors (2013)...2hrs..., , 

Greece
Helen of Troy (1955) (2003)..2:21/ 3hs.. Stanley Baker, Rossana Podesta / Mini Series James Callis, Sienna Guillory
Ulysses (1955) 1:44.. Kirk Douglas and Silvana Mangano.
Alexander the Great (1955) ...2:15..... Richard Burton.
Oedipus Rex (1957)
...Naomi Cameron, Douglas Campbell.
The Colossus of Rhodes (1960) ...2h... Dir. Sergio Leone.
Antigoni (1961)...1:33hrs...Irene Papas
The 300 Spartans (1962)...2hs....Richard Egan, Ralph Richardson, Diane Baker, Barry Coe.
Electra (1962)...1:50hrs...Irene Papas.
Jason and the Argonauts (1963) (2000)..2h/3hs... Todd Armstrong / Mini Series Jason London.
Hercules, Samson and Ulysses (1965)...1:30hrs...Kirk Morris, Richard Lloyd, Enzo Cerusico.
Medea (1969)...1:49hrs...Maria Callas, Giuseppe Gentile.
The Trojan Women (1971)..1:45hrs...Katharine Hepburn, Vanessa Redgrave, Irene Papas.
Clash of the Titans (1981) / (2010)... 2h / 1:46hrs.  Harry Hamlin, Claire Bloom / 
Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes.
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1994-2000)...TV Series...Kevin Sorbo, Michael Hurst. ..Netflix
The Odyssey (1997) TV Mini Series ...6h... Armand Assante.
The Greeks: Crucible of Civilization (2000) (TV)...PBS Empires Series Documentary....2:30hrs.
Gods and Goddesses (2001)...History Channel Documentary...1:40hrs.
The Spartans (2004)...3hrs...Mini Series PBS Documentary
Troy (2004)...2:45hrs...Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom, Diane Kruger, Peter O'Toole.
Alexander (2004)...2:53hs...Colin Farrell, Jared Leto, Anthony Hopkins, Angelina Jolie, Val Kilmer.
Beyond the Movie: Alexander the Great (2004)...Documentary National Geographic...Netflix.
300 (2006)...1:31hrs...Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, Dominic West, David Wenham, Vincent Regan.
Clash of the Olympians (2010)...16 Movies...Steve Reeves, Richard Harrison, Mark Forest, etc.
Alexandria (2010)...Documentary...Netflix
Mystery Files: Alexander the Great (2011)...Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
Wrath of the Titans (2012)...1:39hrs...Sam Worthington, Liam Neeson and Rosamund Pike.
300: The Rise of the Empire (2014)...1:42hrs...
, , .
Hercules (2014)...1:38hrs...
, , .

Rome
The Last Days of Pompeii (1935) (1984)...1:36/4:05 ... Preston Foster, Basil Rathbone / Nicholas Clay, Duncan Regehr

Quo Vadis? (1951) ...2:51hs.... Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr, Peter Ustinov, Leo Genn.
The Robe (1953) ...2h.... Richard Burton, Jean Simmons.
Julius Caesar (1953) (1970) (2002).....2hs / 2hs / 3hs... Marlon Brando , James Mason / Charlton Heston, R. Chamberlain / Mini Series TNT...Jeremy Sisto, Chris Noth, Richard Harris.
Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954) 1:40 Victor Mature.
Teodora, imperatrice di Bisanzio (1954)...1:28hrs...Gianna Maria Canale, Georges Marchal, Renato Baldini.
Attila (1958) (2001)...1:15/3hs...Anthony Quinn, Sophia Loren / Mini Series Powers Booth, Simmone J. Mackinnon.
Ben Hur (1959) ..2:32... Charlton Heston, Hugh Griffith.

Spartacus (1960) ...2h / 1hr each.. Kirk Douglas  /
Spartacus (2010-11) Starz TV Series  M.A. Explicit Sex.  
John Hannah, Manu Bennett.
Hannibal (1960) ...1:43.... Victor Mature and Rita Gam.
King of Kings (1961)...2:45hrs...Jeffrey Hunter, Siobhan McKenna, Robert Ryan.

Cleopatra (1963) ..4h.... Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton.
The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964) ...2h.... S. Loren, A. Guinness.
The Greatest Story ever Told (1965)...3:20...Max von Sydow, Charlton Heston, Van Heflin.
Jesus of Nazareth (1977) ... 6:18...Robert Powell, James Mason.
I, Claudius (1980) TV Mini Series ..14h... Derek Jacobi.
Peter and Paul (1981) ... 3:33 ... Anthony Hopkins, Robert Foxworth.
A. D. (1985)...9:06hrs...TV Mini-Series...
Ava Gardner, James Mason, Fernando Rey, Susan Sarandon.
From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians (1998)...4 hrs....PBS Documentary.....Dir.
William Cran.
Rome: Power & Glory (1999)....Documentary....6hrs....Peter Coyote.
Gladiator (2000) ...2h... Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix
Druids (2001) ...2Hs... Christopher Lambert.
The Roman Empire in the First Century (2001) ...4hrs...PBS Empires Series Documentary.
Boudica (2003)...1:30...Alex Kingston, Hugo Speer, Steven Waddington.
Imperium: Augustus (2003)...3:20hrs...Peter O'Toole, Charlotte Rampling.

Colosseum: A Gladiator Story (2003)...BBC Documentary...Netflix
Pompeii: The Last Day (2003)...BBC Documentary...Netflix
The Passion of the Christ (2004) ...2:07hrs...James Caviezel, Monica Bellucci.
Rome (2005-07) HBO Series...Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Ciarán Hinds, James Purefoy.  M.A. Explicit Sex.
Secrets of Mary Magdalene (2006)...Documentary...Netflix
Hannibal: Rome's Worst Nightmare (2006)...1:30hrs...Alexander Siddig, Emilio Doorgasingh, Mido Hamada.
Agora (2009)...2:06...Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella, Oscar Isaac.
Centurion (2010)...1:37 hrs...
Michael Fassbender, Olga Kurylenko, Dave Legeno.
Pompeii: Back from the Dead (2011)...Documentary...Discovery Channel...Netflix
The Eagle (2011)...1:54...Channing Tatum, István Göz, Bence Gerö, Denis O'Hare.
Pompeii (2014)...1:45hrs...
 , , 
Son of God (2014)...2:18hrs... , , .

FIRST SEMESTER

II-MEDIEVAL HISTORY (FIRST NINE WEEKS)

Medieval Europe
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) ....1:42.. Errol Flynn.
Alexander Nevsky (1938) ....1:47h..... Russian .... Sergei Eisenstein
Ivan the Terrible Part I (1943), Part II (1946) ...Russian... Sergei Eisenstein
Henry V (1944) / (1989) ....2h..... Laurence Olivier / Kenneth Branagh.
Joan of Arc (1948) (1999) ....1:40/4hs....Ingrid Berman / Mini Series Lelee Sobieski.
Ivanhoe (1952) (1982) (1997)...1:46 / 2:20hrs / 5hrs.... Robert Taylor, Liz Taylor / Anthony Andrews / Steven Waddington
Knights of the Round Table (1953) ...2h....Robert Taylor, Ava Gardner
Prince Valiant (1954) ...1:40.... James Mason.
The Black Shield of Falworth (1954) ...1:30... Tony Curtis 
The Adventures of Quentin Durward (1955) ....1:42....Robert Taylor, Key Kendall
The Vikings (1958) ...2h... Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis.
The Last of the Vikings (1961) ...1:30... Cameron Mitchell , Edmund Purdom
El Cid (1961) ....3h.... Charlton Heston and Sophia Loren.
Fury of the Vikings (1963) ...1:40... Cameron Mitchell
Becket (1964) ... 2:28 ... Richard Burton, Peter O'Toole.
The War Lord (1965) ... 2:03 ... Charlton Heston Rosemary Forsyth.
Camelot (1967) ...3hs... Richard Harris, Franco Nero, Vanessa Redgrave
The Lion in Winter (1968) / (2003)... 2:15 / 2:33hrs... Peter O'Toole, Katharine Hepburn / Patrick Stewart, Glenn Close.
Andrei Rublyov (1969)...3:25...Russia...Anatoli Solonitsyn, Ivan Lapikov, Nikolai Grinko.
Brother Sun, Sister Moon (1972)...2hrs...
Graham Faulkner, Judi Bowker, Leigh Lawson.
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) ...1:30hrs...Graham Chapman, John Cleese.
Robin and Marian (1976) ...1:47..... Sean O'Connery.
The Christians (1977)...11:20hrs...13 Episodes...British Documentary....Narrator:
Bamber Gascoigne
Excalibur (1981) ...2:20.... Nicol Williamson, Nigel Terry.
Le Retour de Martin Guerre (The Return of Martin Guerre) (1982)...2hrs...France...Gérard Depardieu.
Ladyhawke (1985) ...2h.... Matthew Broderick.
The Name of the Rose (1986)...2:10...Sean Connery, F. Murray Abraham, Christian Slater.
Lionheart (1987)...1:44...Eric Stoltz, Gabriel Byrne, Nicola Cowper.
Le Moine et la Sorcière (The Sorceress) (1987)...1:40hrs...France...Tchéky Karyo, Christine Boisson.
Stealing Heaven (1988)...1:50hrs...Derek de Lint, Kim Thomson, Denholm Elliott.
Francesco (1989)...2hrs....Italy...Mickey Rourke, Helena Bonham Carter.
Hamlet (1990) ...2:15..... Mel Gibson.
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991) ...2:24.... Kevin Costner.
The Pit and the Pendulum (1991) ....1:37.... Lance Henriksen, Rona De Ricci
Knights and Armor (1994)...1:07hrs...Documentary...A&E
Mystery!: Cadfael (1994-98)...Miniseries...13 Episodes (75 min each)...Derek Jacobi.
Crusades (1995) TV Documentary A&E .... 3:20
Charlemagne (1995) TV Documentary ...5h.... Christian Brendel.
Braveheart (1995) ...3h.... Mel Gibson.
First Knight (1995) ...2:12.... Richard Gere, Sean O'Connery.
Dragonheart (1996) ...1:50.... Dennis Quaid.
Byzantium: The Lost Empire (1997) ....3:20....Documentary... Discovery Channel.....John Romer.
Merlin (1998) Mini Series....3h.... Sam Neill.
The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999) ..2:38hrs..
Milla Jovovich, John Malkovich, and Dustin Hoffman.
Joan of Arc (1999)...TV Mini-Series...2:20hrs...
Leelee Sobieski, Chad Willett and Jacqueline Bisset.
The Knights Templar (2000)...2hrs...Documentary...Bfs Entertainment
A Knight's Tale (2001) ...2:15... Heath Ledger.
The Mists of Avalon (2001)...3hrs...Anjelica Huston, Julianna Margulies, Joan Allen.
Crusaders (2001)...3:07hrs...Italy...
Alessandro Gassman, Johannes Brandrup, Thure Riefenstein, Karin Proia.
The Byzantine Empire (2002)...30 minutes...Documentary...
Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Barbarians (2003)...3:20hrs...Documentary...A & E, History Channel. (Huns, Goths, Vikings, Mongols)
Secrets of the Dark Ages (2003)..2:28hrs....Documentary...Bfs Entertainment...(Huns, Goths, Vikings, Vandals).
Religions of the World:
Orthodox and Roman Catholic Christianity  (2003)...Docum....50 min.  Schlessinger Media.
King Arthur (2004)...2hrs...Clive Owen, Stephen Dillane, Keira Knightley, Ioan Gruffudd.
Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King (Ring of the Nibelungs)  (2004)...3:04hrs...Benno Fürmann, Kristanna Loken.
Monarchy (2006-2007)...TV Series BBC..., , ..Netflix
Kingdom of Heaven (2005)...2:25hrs...Martin Hancock, Michael Sheen, Orlando Bloom, Liam Neeson.
Holy Warriors:
Richard the Lionheart & Saladin (2005)...2 hrs...PBS Documentary.
Tristan and Isolde (2006)...2:05hrs...
James Franco, Sophia Myles, Rufus Sewell.
The Maidens' Conspiracy (2006)...2:02hrs...Spain...
Casper Zafer, Esther Nubiola and Leonor Watling.
Pathfinder (2007)...1:40hrs...Karl Urban.
Arn, the Templar Knight (2007)...2:19...
Joakim Nätterqvist, Sofia Helin, Stellan Skarsgård.
Arn: The Kingdom at Road's End
(2008)...2:08...Joakim Nätterqvist, Morgan Alling, Bibi Andersson, Callum Mitchell.
1066: The Battle for Middle Earth (2009)... Miniseries (UK)...2hrs...Ian Holm, Mike Bailey, Francis Magee.
Sword of War (2009)...2:19...
Rutger Hauer, Raz Degan, F. Murray Abraham, Kasia Smutniak.
The Pillars of the Earth (2010)..Starz Series.. 8hrs..Ia
n McShane, Matthew Macfadyen. M.A. Explicit Sex
Robin Hood (2010)...2:20hrs...
Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett and Matthew Macfadyen.
Season of the Witch (2010)...2:13hrs... Nicolas Cage,
Ron Perlman, Stephen Campbell Moore, Claire Foy.
Black Death (2010)...1:42hrs...
Eddie Redmayne, Sean Bean and Carice van Houten.
Mystery Files: King Arthur (2010)...Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
Mystery Files: Joan of Arc (2010)...Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
Camelot (2011)...1hr x episode...Starz Series...Jamie Campbell Bower, Tamsin Egerton and Joseph Fiennes.
Game of the Thrones (2011-2015)...1hr x episode...HBO Series... M.A. Explicit Sex
Ironclads (2011)...2:01...
Paul Giamatti, Jason Flemyng and Brian Cox.
Dawn of the Dragon Slayer (2011)...1:37hrs...
Richard McWilliams, Nicola Posener and Philip Brodie.
World without End (2012)...TV Mini Series...
 Ben Chaplin, Charlotte Riley and Nora von Waldstätten...Netflix
Secrets of the Viking Sword (2012)...PBS Nova Documentary...Netflix
Vikings (2013-14)...1 hr x Episode...History Channel Mini-Series..., , 

Islamic World
The Seven Voyage of Sinbad (1958) ....1:30... Kervin Matthew.

El Naser Salah el Dine (Saladin) (1963)...3hrs...Egypt...Ahmed Mazhar.
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973) ...1:45.... John Phillip Law.
Mohammed: Messenger of God (or The Message) (1976) ...3h... Anthony Quinn.
Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)...2hs...Patrick Wayne
Islam, Empire of Faith (2000) ...3hrs.... PBS Empires Series Documentary.
The Arabian Nights (2000) ....3hs... Mili Avital.
Religions of the World: Islam (2003)...Documentary....50 minutes...
Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Inside Mecca (2003)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix

Medieval India, China, Japan, and The Mongols
Rashomon (1951) ....Japanese ...2h.... Toshiro Mifune.
The Golden Horde (1951) ....1:16.... Ann Blyth, Marvin Miller.
The Seven Samurai (1954) ...Japanese ....2h.... Toshiro Mifune.
The Conqueror (1956)..1:40hrs...John Wayne, Susan Hayward, Pedro Armendáriz.
The Mongols (1960) ...1:30... Jack Palance
Zatoichi vs. Yojimbo (1970) ...Japan.... ...2h... Toshiro Mifune.
36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978) .....1:55hrs.....Billy Chan, Lung Chan, John Cheung.
Marco Polo (1982)  NBC Mini Series..8hrs... Ken Marshall, John Houseman, Burt Lancaster, Leonard Nimoy
Ran (1985) ...Japanese ...2:40..... Dir. Akira Kurosawa.
Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)...2:25hrs...Japan...Ziyi Zhang, Suzuka Ohgo.
Mongol (2007)...2hrs...Russia / Mongolia...Aliya, Tegen Ao, Tadanobu Asano, Ying Bai.
Marco Polo (2007)...
Ian Somerhalder , B.D. Wong 
Mystery Files: Marco Polo (2011) Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
Marco Polo (2014) Netflix TV Series...
Lorenzo Richelmy, Benedict Wong, Chin Han

Pre-Columbiam America
Dawn of the Maya (2004)... National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
Apocalipto (2006)..2:19hrs...Rudy Youngblood, Dalia Hernández, Jonathan Brewer, Morris Birdyellowhead.
The Great Inca Rebellion (2007)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
Breaking the Maya Code (2008)....Documentary...Netflix
Mystery of Eastern Island (2012)... PBS Nova Documentary...Netflix

III- MODERN HISTORY (SECOND NINE WEEKS)

Renaissance, Discovery, Reformation and Religious Wars (1400's-1600's)
The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933)...1:37...Charles Laughton
Captain Blood (1935) ...1:39..... Errol Flynn.
The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939)...1:46... Bette Davis, Errol Flynn.
The Sea Hawk (1940) ..2:08..... Errol Flynn.
Against All the Flags (1952) ..1:23..... Errol Flynn.
Young Bess (1953)...1:52hs...Jean Simmons, Stewart Granger, Deborah Kerr, Charles Loughton.
Martin Luther (1953) ...1:45...Niall MacGinnis, John Ruddock, Pierre Lefevre.
The Black Swan (1955) ...1:24.... Tyrone Power.
Seven Seas to Calais (1963) ...1:42...Rod Taylor, Keith Mitchell.

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965) ...2:18... Charlton Heston, Rex Harrison.
A Man of All Seasons (1966) ... 2h ... Paul Scofield, Robert Shaw, Orson Welles
Romeo and Juliet (1968)...2:18hrs...
Leonard Whiting, Olivia Hussey, Milo O'Shea.
The Royal Hunt of the Sun (1969)...2hs...Robert Shaw, Christopher Plummer, Nigel Davenport.
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969) ..2:25.. Richard Burton.
The Last Valley (1971)...2:05...Michael Caine, Omar Sharif, Florinda Bolkan.
Mary, Queen of Scots (1971) ....2h.... Vanessa Redgrave, Glenda Jackson
Elizabeth R (1971) (Mini-Series)...6 Episodes of 1:30hrs each...Glenda Jackson, Ronald Hines, Robert Hardy.
Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (Agruirre, the Wrath of God) (1973) ...1:40hrs...Germany...Klaus Kinski.
Galileo (1975) ...2:25...Topol,
Luther (1976) (2003)...1:52./ 2hs... Stacy Keach and Patrick Magee / Joseph Fiennes, Alfred Molina.
Roots (1977) TV Mini Series ..6h.... Dir. David Greene.
Shogun (1980) ..2h.... Richard Chamberlain.
Christopher Columbus (1985)...2hrs...Gabriel Byrne, Rossano Brazzi, Virna Lisi.
The Mission (1986) ...2h... Robert De Niro.
1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992)...2:35hrs...Gérard Depardieu, Armand Assante, Sigourney Weaver.
Christopher Columbus: The Discovery (1992)..2h...George Corraface,
Marlon Brando, Catherine Zeta-Jones.
Nostradamus (1994)...2hrs...Tchéky Karyo, F. Murray Abraham, Rutger Hauer, Amanda Plummer.
Queen Margot (1994)...2:42hrs...France...
Isabelle Adjani, Daniel Auteuil and Jean-Hugues Anglade.
Dangerous Beauty (1998)...Catherine McCormack, Rufus Sewell, Oliver Platt.
Elizabeth (1998) .... 2h.... Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush.
The Other Conquest (1998)...1:45hrs...Mexico...Damián Delgado, José Carlos Rodríguez, Iñaki Aierra.
Shakespeare in Love (1998)...2:03hrs...Joseph Fiennes, Gwyneth Paltrow, Geoffrey Rush, Tom Wilkinson, Judi Dench.
Juana la Loca (Mad Love) (2001)...2hrs...Spain...Pilar López de Ayala, Daniele Liotti, Rosana Pastor.
Secret Passage (2002) ...2hrs...John Turturro.
Religions of the World:
Protestant Christianity  (2003)...Documentary....50 minutes...Library Video /
The Medici: Godfathers of the Renaissance (2004)...Documentary PBS Empires Series...4hrs
Renaissance for Students (2004)....5 DVDs 23 minutes each...Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Guns, Germs, and Steel: National Geographic...(2005)....Part II: Conquest of Americas (55 mins.).....PBS Documentary.
Elizabeth I (
2005) (TV)...3:40hrs..HBO Mini Series...Helen Mirren, Jeremy Irons, Patrick Malahide, Barbara Flynn.
The Tudors (2007-2010) 1hr x episode...Showtime Series...
Jonathan Rhys Meyers. (M.A.) -Explicit Sex...Netflix
Moliere (2007)...France...2hrs....
Romain Duris, Fabrice Luchini, Laura Morante.
Elizabeth: the Golden Age (2007)...1:54hrs...
Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush, Clive Owen, Susan Lynch.
El Greco (2007)...2hrs....
Nick Ashdon, Juan Diego Botto, Laia Marull.
The Devil's Whore (2008)...3:58 hrs...British Mini Series...
Andrea Riseborough, Dominic West and Tom Goodman-Hill
The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)...1:55hrs...
Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson, Eric Bana.
Henry IV (2010)...2:35hrs...Germany / France...
Julien Boisselier, Joachim Król and Andreas Schmidt.
The Princess of Montpensier (2010)...2:19hrs...France...
Mélanie Thierry, Lambert Wilson

Mystery Files: Leonardo Da Vinci (2010)...Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
The Borgias (2011-13)...TV Series...Jeremy Irons, Francois Arnaud, Holliday Grainer...(M.A.) Explicit Sex.  Netflix
Borgia: Faith & Fear (2011-2014)...TV Series...Netflix..., Isolda Dychauk, Art Malik.  Netflix
Da Vinci's Demons (2013-  ) Starz TV Series...Tom Riley, Laura Haddock, Blake Ritson .(M.A.) Explicit Sex.
Elizabeth I The Virgin Queen (2006)...TV Series...PBS/BBC...
, . Netflix
Reign (2013)...TV Series...CW Network..1h per Episode..., , .
White Queen (2013)...TV Serie...Starz...10 Ep...
 , , .
Black Sails (2014) TV Series Starz...
 , ,  (M.A.) Explicit Sex.
Carlos, Rey Emperador (2015)...Spain, TV Series, 17 episodes, 45 min.
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Silence (2016)...2:41hrs... , , 

Europe (1600's-1700's): Absolutism and Enlightenment.
Voltaire (
1933) / (1978)...1:12hrs / Mini Series 5:30hrs...George Arliss / Denis Manuel.
Queen Christina (1933)...1:37hrs...Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Ian Keith.
Rembrandt (1936) (1999)...1:30-hrs / 1:43hrs...USA / France...Charles Loughton / Klaus Maria Brandauer.
Christine (1958)...1:40hrs...Romy Schneider
Tom Jones (1963)...2hrs...Albert Finney.
Cromwell (1970)...2:25hrs...Richard Harris, Alec Guinness.
The Last Valley (1971)...2:08hrs...
Michael Caine, Omar Sharif, Florinda Bolkan, Nigel Davenport.
Barry Lyndon (1975) ...3hs...Ryan O'Neal, Marisa Berenson.
The Draughtsman's Contract (1982)...1:40hrs...Anthony Higgins, Janet Suzman, Anne-Louise Lambert.
By the Sword Divided (1983) (Mini-Series)...20 Episodes of 50 min. each...Jeremy Clyde, Peter Jeffrey.
Amadeus (1984)...2:40...F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce.
Lady Jane (1986)...2:20hrs...Helena Bonham Carter, Cary Elwes, John Wood, Warren Saire.
Peter the Great (1986)  TV Mini Series..6:20...
Maximilian Schell, Laurence Oliver, Vanessa Redgrave, Omar Sharif.
Caravaggio (1986)...1:30hrs...Noam Almaz, Dexter Fletcher , Dawn Archibald, Sean Bean.
Cyrano de Bergerac (1990) ...2:18..... France...Gerard Depardieu.
The Three Musketeers (1993) ....1:45..... Charlie Sheen.
The Madness of King George (1994) ...2h.... Nigel Hawthorne.
Restoration (1995)...2hrs...Robert Downey Jr., Sam Neill, Polly Walker.
Rob Roy (1995) ... 2:19 ... Liam Neeson, John Hurt.
The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders (1996) (Mini Series 220 min.)...James Bowers, Alex Kingston.
The Man in the Iron Mask (1998) ...2:12.... Leonardo DiCaprio.
Vanity Fair (1998) (Mini-Series 6 Episodes of 50 min. each)...Natasha Little, Nathaniel Parker, Frances Grey.
Aristocrats (1999) (Mini-Series 6 Episodes of 50 min. each) Serena Gordon, Alun Armstrong, Geraldine Somerville.
The Age of Enlightenment (2000)...50 minutes...Documentary...
...Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Lorna Doone (2000) (TV)...3hrs...Martin Clunes, Richard Coyle, Amelia Warner, Aidan Gillen.
Vatel (2000)...1:50...France...Gérard Depardieu, Uma Thurman.
Catherine the Great (2001) ...1:40 ... Catherine Zeta-Jones
Longitude (2000) (Mini-Series)...3:20hrs...Jonathan Coy, Christopher Hodsol.
Russian Ark (2002)...1:36hrs...Russia...Sergei Dontsov, Mariya Kuznetsova, Leonid Mozgovoy.
To Kill a King (2003)...1:50...Tim Roth, Dougray Scott, Olivia Williams.
Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)...1:35...Scarlett Johansson, Colin Firth.
Russia: Land of the Tsars (2003)...3:20hrs...Documentary...A&E...History Channel.
Monarchy (2006-2007)...TV Series BBC..., ,  
Charles II: The Power & the Passion  (2003) ...(A&E Mini Series)...3:10hrs...Rufus Sewell, Rupert Graves.
Casanova (2005)...1:48hrs...
Heath Ledger.
The Duchess (2008)....1:50...
Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes, Dominic Cooper, Hayley Atwell.
Belle (2013)...1:43hrs...
 , , .
Admiral:
"Michiel de Ruyter" (2015)...2:31hrs... , , 
Silence (2016) 2:41hrs..., , 
Versailles (2015-  ) ...TV Series ... Episodes 52min... , ,   

IV-THIRD NINE WEEKS

Age of Revolutions, Napoleonic Wars, End of Slave Trade and beyond (1789-1850).
Les Misérables (1998) (2000) (2012)...6hrs (Mini-Series) / 2:14hrs/ 2:38hrs ...Gérard Depardieu / Liam Neeson, Uma Thurman /
 , ,  .... Netflix
Marie Antoinette (1938) (2006) ...2:29 / 2:03hrs... Norma Shearer, Tyrone Power /
Kirsten Dunst, Jason Schwartzman.
Wuthering Heights (1939) (1992)...1:43 / 1:45...Merle Oberon, Laurence Olivier / Juliette Binoche, Ralph Fiennes.
Scaramouche (1952) ...2hs...Stewart Granger, Eleanor Parker, Mel Ferrer
Napoleon (1955) / (2002) ...2hs / 3hs..... Raymond Pellegrin, Orson Welles / Christian Clavier, Isabella Rossellini.
The Naked Maja (1959)...1:51hrs...
Ava Gardner, Anthony Franciosa.
Les Mystères de Paris (1962)...France...Jean Marais.
Cartouche (1962)...2hrs...France...Jean-Paul Belmondo, Claudia Cardinale.
The Black Tulip (1964) ...France....2h..... Alain Delon.
La Religieuse (The Nun) (1966)....2:15...France...Anna Karina, Liselotte Pulver.
War and Peace (1968) / (1996) Russian...6hs / BBC TV Series...12:30hs.
Rose rosse per Angelica (The Adventurer of the Red Rose (1968)...1:50hrs...Italy...Jacques Perrin, Raffaella Carrà.
Waterloo (1971) ...2h..... Rod Steiger, Orson Welles.
The Count of Monte Cristo (1975) (TV) / (2002)....2hrs / 2:11 ...Richard Chamberlain / James Caviezel.
A Tale of Two Cities (1989)...3:10...Mini-Series...James Wilby, Xavier Deluc.
Danton (1982) ...France/Poland... ...2:16.... Dir. Andrzej Wajda.
La Nuit de Varennes (1982) ...2:30...France...Jean-Louis Barrault, Marcello Mastroianni.
The Scarlet Pimpernel (1999)...4:30hrs...Richard Grant, Elizabeth McGovern.
Valmont (1989)...2:20...Colin Firth, Annette Bening, Meg Tilly.
Immortal Beloved (1994)...2hrs...Gary Oldman, Jeroen Krabbé.
Jefferson in Paris (1995) ...2:16..... Nick Nolte
Ridicule (1996)...1:42hrs...France...Charles Berling, Jean Rochefort, Fanny Ardant.
The Red and the Black (1997)...3:27hrs...Carole Bouquet, Kim Rossi, Judith Godreche, Claude Rich, Bernard Verley.
The Count of Montecristo (1998)...TV Series...Gerard Depardieu...Netflix
Goya in Bordeaux (1999)...1:50hrs...Francisco Rabal, José Coronado, Dafne Fernández.
Balzac (1999)...3:06hrs..Gerard Depardieu
Napoleon (2000)...4hrs...PBS Empires Series Documentary.
The Affair of the Necklace (2001) ...2hrs...Hilary Swank, Jonathan Pryce, Simon Baker.
The Lady and the Duke (2001)....2:10hrs...Jean-Claude Dreyfus, Lucy Russell, Alain Libolt.
Horatio Hornblower - The Complete Adventures (2002)...A&E Series...10hrs...Ioan Gruffudd
I Remember Nelson (2002)...Mini Series...4hrs...Goldhil Home Media I...Kenneth Colley, Anna Massey, Geraldine James.
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003) ...2:20hrs...Russell Crowe, Paul Bettany, James D'Arcy.
The French Revolution (2005).. 23 minutes ...Documentary...
...Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
The French Revolution (2005)...1:40hrs...Documentary....History Channel.
Monarchy (2006-2007)...TV Series BBC..
.
, , ...Netflix 
Amazing Grace (2006)...1:51hrs....Ioan Gruffudd, Albert Finney, Rufus Sewell, Ciarán Hinds.
Goya's Ghosts (2006)...1:53...
Stellan Skarsgård, Natalie Portman, Javier Bardem, Randy Quaid.
San Martin: El Cruce de los Andes (2011)...Argentina...
Víctor Hugo Carrizo, Alfredo Castellani and Juan Ciancio.
Farewell my Queen (2012)...1:40hrs...France...Diane Kruger, Lea Seydoux, Virginie Ledoyen.
The Liberator (2013)...2hrs...Edgar Ramirez, Erich Wildfire, Maria Valverde.

1800-1914: Industrial Revolution, Victorian Era,  Belle Epoque, Nationalism, and more.
The Story of Louis Pasteur (1935)...1:30...Paul Muni, Josephine Hutchinson.
The Life of Emile Zola (1937)....2hrs...Paul Muni, Gale Sondergaard.

How Green Was My Valley (1941)...2hrs...Walter Pidgeon, Maureen O'Hara, Anna Lee, Donald Crisp, Sara Allgood.
Madame Curie (1943)...2hrs..Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon.
Oliver Twist (1948) (2005) ... 1:45hrs / 2:10hrs ... Alec Guinness, John Howard Davies /
Ben Kingsley, Barney Clark.
Beau Brummell (1954)...1:53hrs...Stewart Granger, Elizabeth Taylor, Peter Ustinov.
Sissi (Elisabeth, Empress of Austria) (1955), Sissi Empress  (1956), Sissi, Queen of Hungary  (1957) ... Romy Schneider.
A Night to Remember (1958)...2hrs...Kenneth More, David McCallum
Viva l'Italia! (Garibaldi) (1961)...2:20hrs...Italy...Renzo Ricci.
Freud (1962) / (1984)...2:20hrs / 3hrs....Montgomery Clift / David Suchet.
The Leopard (1963)....3:05hrs...
Burt Lancaster, Claudia Cardinale, Alain Delon.
Upstairs Downstairs (1971-75) TV Series...
, , ...Netflix
Young Winston (1972)...2hrs...Robert Shaw, Anne Bancroft, Simon Ward.
Fall of Eagles (1974)...10:50hrs...BBC Mini Series...Patrick Stewart, John Rhys, Gemma Jones.
Edward Munch (1973) ...3hrs...
Geir Westby, Gro Fraas, Kerstii Allum, Eric Allum, Susan Troldmyr.
Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)...1:55hrs...Rachel Roberts, Vivean Gray, Helen Morse.
Edward the King (1975) (Mini-Series 13 Episodes of 50 min. each)...Timothy West, Annette Crosbie.
Disraeli (1979) (Mini-Series 4 Episodes of 60 min. each)...Ian McShane, Mary Peach, Antony Brown.
Tess (1979)...3:10...Nastassja Kinski, Peter Firth, Leigh Lawson.
Karl Marx: The Early Years (1979) (Mini-Series)...Russia...Lev Kulidzhanov.
The Elephant Man (1980)...2hrs...Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt.
The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981) ...2:10hrs...Meryl Streep, Jeremy Irons.
Bleak House (1985) (Mini-Series)...6:30hrs...Diana Rigg, Denholm Elliott, Philip Franks.
Maurice (1987)...2:20...James Wilby, Hugh Grant, Rupert Graves.
The Last Emperor (1987)...2:40...John Lone, Joan Chen, Peter O'Toole.
Sense and Sensibility (1995)...2:16hrs...James Fleet, Emma Thompson, Harriet Walter, Kate Winslet.
Jack the Riper (1988)...3:20...Michael Caine, Armand Assante.
Little Dorrit (1988) (Mini-Series)...6hrs...Alec Guinness, Derek Jacobi.
China: A Century of Revolution: Part1 : China in Revolution: 1911-1949 (1989)...2hrs...Docum...Dir.
  Sue William
Howards End (1992) ...2:20...Vanessa Redgrave, Anthony Hopkins.
Raise the Red Lantern (1991)...2:05hrs...China...Li Gong, Caifei He
Germinal (1993)...3hrs...France... Gérard Depardieu, Miou-Miou, Judith Henry.
Hard Times (1994) (TV)....1:40...Harriet Walter, Bill Paterson, Alex Jennings.
Bramwell (1995) Mini-Series...7 hrs...Jemma Redgrave, David Calder.
Mrs. Brown (1997)...1:45...Judi Dench, Billy Connolly, Geoffrey Palmer.
Oscar and Lucinda (1997)...2:12...Ralph Fiennes, Cate Blanchett.
The Mill on the Floss (1997)...1:30hrs... Emily Watson, Ifan Meredith, James Frain.
Titanic (1997) ...3:15hrs...Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane.
The Industrial Revolution (1999)...25 minutes...Documentary...
Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Living During the Industrial Revolution (2000)...20 minutes...Documentary...
Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
LaVeuve de Saint-Pierre (The Widow of Saint-Pierre) (2000)... 1:52hrs...France...Juliette Binoche, Daniel Auteuil.
From Hell (2001)....2:17hrs...Johnny Depp, Heather Graham.
Victoria & Albert (2001) (TV Mini-Series) ....3:20 hrs...Victoria Hamilton, Jonathan Firth.
The Way We Live Now (2001)...BBC TV Series...
 , , ...Netflix
Nicholas Nickleby (2002)...2hrs...Stella Gonet, Andrew Havill, Charlie Hunnam, Romola Garai.
The Forsyte Saga (2002-2003)...TV Series...
, , ...Netflix
The Last Samurai (2003) ... 2hs...Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe, Billy Connolly
Modigliani (2004)...2:08hrs
...Andy Garcia, Elsa Zylberstein and Omid Djalili.
The Impressionists (2006)...3hrs...BBC Mini-Series...
, , 
Einstein and Eddington (2008)...1:30...David Tennant, Andy Serkis, Donald Sumpter.
Downton Abbey (2010-2011)...TV Series...18 episodes / 60 min...
Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael and Jim Carter.
1911 (2011)...1:58hrs...J
ackie Chan, Bingbing Li and Winston Chao.
Anna Karenina (2012)...2:09hrs...
, , .
The Invisible Woman (2013)...1:41hrs...
, , 
To Walk Invisible: The Bronte Sisters (2015)...PBS Masterpiece...2hrs... , ,  

Colonialism & Imperialism (1850-1914).
The Drum (1938)...1:36...Sabu, Raymond Massey, Roger Livesey.
Gunga Din
(1939)...1:57hrs...Cary Grant, Victor McLaglen, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Sam Jaffe.
The Four Feathers (1939) (2002)...2:10... John Clements, Ralph Richardson / Alex Jennings, Kate Hudson.

King Solomon's Mines (1950) ...1:43...Deborah Kerr, Stewart Granger, Richard Carlson.
Kim (1950)...1:55hrs...Errol Flynn, Dean Stockwell, Paul Lukas, Robert Douglas.
The River (1951) ... 1:40hs...Nora Swinburne, Esmond Knight, Esmond Knight, Suprova Mukerjee

Mogambo (1952) ...1:55hs...Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Grace Kelly, Donald Sinden.
Passage to India (1965) (1984) ...1:50hrs / 2:43 ....
Michael Bates, Cyril Cusack / Judy Davis, Alec Guinness.
Khartoum (1966) ..2:14.... Charlton Heston.
The Battle of Algiers (1965)...2hs...Jean Martin, Yacef Saadi
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968)...2:25...Trevor Howard, Vanessa Redgrave
The Man Who Would Be King (1975)...2:10...Sean Connery, Michael Caine, Christopher Plummer.
Roots (1977) TV Mini Series ..6h.... Dir. David Greene.
Zulu Dawn (1979) ..2h... Burt Lancaster and Peter O’Toole.
'Breaker' Morant (1980)...1:50hrs...Edward Woodward, Jack Thompson, John Waters.
Gandhi (1982) ....3:07..... Ben Kingsley.
The Far Pavilions (1984) (Mini-Series 5:20hrs)...Ben Cross, Amy Irving.
The Jewel in the Crown (1984) (Mini-Series 13 Episodes of 50 min. each)...Peggy Ashcroft, Derrick Branche.
Out of Africa (1985) ..2:30... Meryl Streep and Robert Redford.
Heart of Darkness (1994) (TV)...1:40hrs...Tim Roth, John Malkovich.
The Jungle Book (1994)...1:51...Jason Scott Lee, Cary Elwes, Lena Headey, Sam Neill
The Ghost and the Darkness (1996) ...1:49.... Michael Douglas, Vil Kilmer.
Michael Collins (1996)...2:15...Liam Neeson.
Rhodes (1998) (Mini-Series 5:30hrs)...Martin Shaw, Frances Barber.
Anna and the King (1999)...2:30hrs...Jodie Foster, Yun-Fat Chow.
Nirgendwo in Afrika (Nowhere in Africa) (2001)...2:20hrs...Germany...Juliane Köhler, Merab Ninidze.
Queen Victoria's Empire (2001) ...4hrs... PBS Empires Series Documentary.
Guns, Germs, and Steel: National Geographic...(2005)....Part III: Into Africa (55 mins.).....PBS Documentary.

V-CONTEMPORARY HISTORY (FOURTH NINE WEEKS)

World War I (1914-19)
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) / (1979) ..2h.. Louis Wolheim / Ernest Borgnine.
Mata Hari (1931)...1:30hrs...Greta Garbo.
Sergeant York
(1941)...2:14hrs...Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Joan Leslie.
Paths of Glory (1957) ...1:27..... Kirk Douglas.
A Farewell to Arms (1957) ... 2:32 ... Rock Hudson, Jennifer Jones.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962) ..3h... Peter O’Toole and Alec Guinness.
World War I (1964-65)  TV Series/Fox Documentary. Video Release (1994) .....9h.... Hosted by Robert Ryan. 
Fall of Eagles (1974)...10:50hrs...BBC Mini Series...Patrick Stewart, John Rhys, Gemma Jones.
Testament of Youth (1979) ...Mini-Series 3:20hrs... Cheryl Campbell, Rosalie Crutchley.
Gallipoli (1981) ... 1:50 ... Mark Lee, Mel Gibson, Bill Kerr.
The Lighthorsemen (1987) ... 1:41 .... Jon Blake, Bill Kerr, Peter Phelps.
In Love and War (1996)...1:53hrs...Chris O'Donnell, Sandra Bullock, Mackenzie Astin.
The Trench (1999) ...1:40hs...Paul Nicholls, Daniel Craig, Julian Rhind-Tutt.
Ararat (2002)...1:55 hrs...
Charles Aznavour, Brent Carver and Eric Bogosian
Deathwatch
or No Man's Land (2002)...1:34hrs...Jamie Bell, Rúaidhrí Conroy, Mike Downey.
Atonement (2007)...2:03hrs...
Keira Knightley, James McAvoy, Saoirse Ronan.
The Red Baron (2008)...1:46hrs...
Matthias Schweighöfer, Lena Headey and Til Schweiger.
War Horse (2011)...2:26hrs...
Jeremy Irvine, Emily Watson and David Thewlis.
Downton Abbey (2010-2011)...TV Series...18 episodes / 60 min...
Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael and Jim Carter.
Birdsong (2012)...3hrs...
Eddie Redmayne, Clémence Poésy and Matthew Goode.
Forbidden Ground (2013)...1:35hrs...
 , , .
The Water Diviner (2014) 1:51hrs...
 , , 
Testament of Youth (2014)...2:09hrs..., , .
The Ottoman Lieutenent (2017)...1:46hrs...
  

Russian Revolution: Communism (1917-39)
The Battleship Potemkin (1925) ....Russia....1:15..... Dir. Sergei M. Eisenstein.
Oktyabr (October) (1927)...1:35hrs...Russia...Vladimir Popov, Vasili Nikandrov, Layaschenko.
The End of St. Petersburg (1927)...1:20hrs..Vera Baranovskaya, Aleksandr Chistyakov, Ivan Chuvelyov.
Rasputin and the Empress (1932)...2:hrs...John, Ethel, and Lionel Barrymore, Ralph Morgan.
C
hapajev (
1934)...1:33hrs...Boris Babochkin.
Three Songs of Lenin (1934)...1hr...Documentary....Dir.Dziga Vertov.
Tovarich (1937)...1:40hrs...Claudette Colbert, Charles Boyer, Basil Rathbone.
The Cranes Are Flying (1960)...1:34hrs...
Tatyana Samojlova, Aleksei Batalov, Vasili Merkuryev.
Ballad of a Soldier (1960)...1:30hrs...
Vladimir Ivashov, Zhanna Prokhorenko, Antonina Maksimova.
Fate of a Man (1961)...1:43hrs...
Sergei Bondarchuk, Pavel Boriskin, Zinaida Kiriyenko.
Childhood of Ivan (1962)...1:30hrs...
Nikolai Burlyayev, Valentin Zubkov.
Doctor Zhivago (1965) ....3:17..... Omar Sharif , Julie Christie, Rod Steiger, Alec Guinness, Geraldine Chaplin.
The Red and the White (1968)...1:30 hrs...
József Madaras, Tibor Molnár and András Kozák
Nicholas and Alexandra (1971) ...3h.... Dir. Franklin J. Schaffner.
The Assassination of Trotsky (1972)...1:43hs...Alain Delon, Richard Burton, Romy Schneider.
Fall of Eagles (1974)...10:50hrs...BBC Mini Series...Patrick Stewart, John Rhys, Gemma Jones.
Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears (1978)...2:20hrs...
Vera Alentova, Irina Muravyova, Aleksei Batalov
Oblomov (1979)...2:23hrs...Oleg Tabakov.
Sibiriada
(1979)...3:26hrs...Natalya Andrejchenko, Sergei Shakurov, Vitali Solomin.
Reds (1981)...3:15hrs...Warren Beatty, Diane Keaton.
Little Vera (1988)...1:50hrs...
Natalya Negoda.
From Czar to Stalin (1988)...Documentary...Director: Raphael Nussbaum.
The Mother (1989)...
Inna Churikova, Viktor Rakov, Liubomiras Lauciavicius.
The Inner Circle (1991)...2:17hrs..
Tom Hulce, Lolita Davidovich, Aleksandr Zbruyev.
Inside Soviet Union: Lenin and the Bolsheviks (1991)....Documentary.
Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union (1992)...2:07hrs...Documentary.
Stalin (1992) ...3h..... Robert Duval.
Rasputin (1996) ....2:15........ Alan Rickman.
Anna Karenina (1997) / (2000) ...1:48/ Mini Series 6hrs.... Sophie Marceau /
Helen McCrory.
I Was Stalin's Bodyguard (1998)...Documentary.
The Fall of the Romanov Dynasty (2000)...1:30hrs....Documentary...
Director: Esfir Shub.
The Red Masters 1: Secret Lenin (2002)....Documentary Directed by: Jean-Francois Deniau.
The Russian Revolution (2005)...23 minutes...Documentary...Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Admiral (2008)...2:04hrs...
Konstantin Khabenskiy, Elizaveta Boyarskaya.
Anna Karenina (2012)...2:10hrs...
, , .

The Spanish Civil War (1936-39)
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)...2:50hrs...Gary Cooper, Ingrid Bergman.
Land and Freedom (1995)...1:50hrs...Ian Hart, Rosana Pastor, Icíar Bollaín.
Talk of Angels (1998)...1:36hrs...Polly Walker, Vincent Perez, Franco Nero, Penélope Cruz, Francisco Rabal.
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)...1:52hrs...Ariadna Gil, Ivana Baquero, Sergi López.
Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012)...2:34hrs... Clive Owen, Nicole Kidman.

Interwar Years (1919-1939) & World War II (1939-45)
Triumph des Willens (Triumph of the Will) (1934)...2hrs...Germany...Documentary.
Casablanca (1942) ....1:43... Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman. 
The Desert Rats (1953) ... 1:28 ... Richard Burton, James Mason.
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) ...2:44.... William Holden, Alec Guinness.
The Enemy Bellow (1957) ... 1:38 ... Robert Mitchum, Curt Jurgend
Sink the Bismarck (1960) ...1:37.... Kenneth More
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961) (2000)...3hs..... Burt Lancaster / Alec Baldwin.
The Guns of Navarone (1961)...2:40hrs...Gregory Peck, David Niven, Anthony Quinn.
The Longest Day (1962). ...3h... John Wayne, Robert Mitchun, Henry Fonda.
Battle of Bulge (1965) ...2h.... Henry Fonda.
Triumph over Violence / Ordinary Fascism (1965)...2:20hrs...Russia...Documentary, Dir.
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) ....2:24... Dir. Richard Fleischer.
The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich (1968) ...2h...... Documentary.
Hitler: The Last Ten Days (1973) ...1:48.... Alec Guinness.
Cross of Iron (1977) ... 2h ... James Coburn, James Mason.
Mac Arthur (1977) ...2:10 Gregory Peck.
Double Headed Eagle: Hitler's Rise to Power 1918-1933 (1977)...Documentary...Netflix
The Unknown War (1978)...Documentary...Dir.
Isaac Kleinerman...Narrated by Burt Lancaster
The Bunker (1981) ...2:30.... Anthony Hopkins.
Winds of War (1983)...15hrs..TV Series... , ,  .
War and Remembrance (1988)...27hrs...TV Series...
, ,  
Hitler’s Henchmen (1985) ..1h.... Documentary.
Idi i Smotri (Come and See) (1985)...2:25hrs...Russia...Aleksei Kravchenko, Olga Mironova.
Rose Luxemburg (1986) ..2h..... Barbara Sukowa.
Hope and Glory (1987)...1:50...Sebastian Rice-Edwards, Geraldine Muir, Sarah Miles.
Fortunes of War (1987) (Mini-Series 6hrs.)....Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson.
Piece of Cake (1988) (Mini-Series 6 Episodes of 50 min. each)...Tom Burlinson, Neil Dudgeon.
Fat Man and Little Boy (1989) ..2hs..... Paul Newman.
China: A Century of Revolution: Part1: China in Revolution: 1911-1949 (1989)...2hrs...Docum...Dir.
Sue Williams
Stalingrad (1993) ...2:15hrs...
Dominique Horwitz, Thomas Kretschmann, Jochen Nickel, Sebastian Rudolph.
Hiroshima (1995) ...3hs..... Hisashi Igawa & Jeffrey de Munn.
The English Patient (1996)...2:40hrs...Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche.
Breaking the Code (1996) (TV)...1:15hrs...Harold Pinter, Alun Armstrong.
The Lost Fleet of Guadalcanal (1996)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
Nazi Medicine (1997)...Documentary...Netflix
Saving Private Ryan (1998) ...3hs.... Tom Hanks
The Thin Red Line (1998)...2:50hrs... , , 
Band of Brothers (2001) ...10 hrs... HBO TV Series ....Spielberg & Hanks.
Enemy at the Gates (2001) ...2:08... Jude Law, Ed Harris
Pearl Harbor (2001) ...2:00... Ben Affleck, Josh Hartnett
The Gathering Storm (2002)...1:35....Albert Finney
Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003)...Mini Series /CBS...3hs...Robert Carlyle
Downfall (2004)...2:36hrs...Bruno Ganz, Alexandra Maria Lara, Corinna Harfouch, Ulrich Matthes, Juliane Köhler.
Original Child Bomb (2004)...1hr.....Documentary.....Dir. 
Carey Schonegevel
Hiroshima: History of the World War II (2005)...Documentary...BBC...Netflix
Indigènes (2006)...2hrs...Jamel Debbouze, Samy Naceri, Roschdy Zem, Sami Bouajila, Bernard Blancan.
Letters from Iwo Jima (2007)....2hrs...Ken Watanabe, Kazunari Ninomiya, Shido Nakamura, Tsuyoshi Ihara.
The War (2007)...14hrs...PBS Documentary (7 Parts)....Ken Burns.
Day of the Kamikaze (2007)...Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
Miracle at St. Anna (2008)...2:40hrs...
Derek Luke, Michael Ealy, Laz Alonso, Omar Benson Miller.
Winter in Wartime (2008)...1:43hrs..Martijn Lakemeier, Jamie Campbell Bower and
Yorick van Wageningen
Valkyrie (2008)...2:01hrs...
Tom Cruise, Kenneth Branagh, Bill Nighy, Tom Wilkinson, Carice van Houten.
Little Ashes (2008)...1:52hrs...
 , , .
Defiance (2009)...2:17hrs...
Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber, Jamie Bell, Alexa Davalos, Kate Fahy.
Attack on Leningrad (2009)...1:50hrs...
, , 
The Pacific (2010)...10hrs...HBO Miniseries...Joseph Mazzello, James Badge Dale, Jon Seda.
The Way Back (2010)...2:13hrs...
Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris and Colin Farrell
The King's Speech (2010)...1:58hrs...
Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter.
Pope Pius XII (2010)...3:20hrs...TV Italian...
 James Cromwell, Nathalie Rapti Gomez and Elena Arvigo 
The Flowers of War (2011)...2hrs...China...
Christian Bale, Ni Ni and Xinyi Zhang.
Age of Heroes (2011)...1:30hrs...
Sean Bean, , 
Downton Abbey (2010-2012)...TV Series...18 episodes / 60 min...Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael and Jim Carter.
World War II: Final Days (2011)...Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
Apocalypse: The Rise of Hitler (2011)...1:48min...Documentary...Narrator: .
Spies of Warsaw (2013)...2hrs...
 , , .
The Book Thief (2013)...2:11hrs... , , 
The Monuments Men (2014)...1:58hrs..., , .
Fury (2014)...2:14hrs...
 , , , 
Allied (2016)...2:04hrs... , , 
Dunkirk (2017)...2:30hrs...
, , 

The Holocaust

The Great Dictator (1940) ....2h..... Charlie Chaplin.
The Only Way (1970)...1:30...
Ebbe Rode, Helle Virkner and Jane Seymour
Holocaust (1978) ...TV Mini Series ....8h... Meryl Streep,
Tom Bell, David Warner, Ian Holm .
The Diary of Anne Frank (1980) ....1:40......Melissa Gilbert.
Sophie's Choice (1982)...2:30hrs...
Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Peter MacNicol.
Schlindler’s List (1993) ..3h.... Liam Nelson,
Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes, Caroline Goodall.
Journey of Butterfly (1995)...Documentary...Think Media...1:02hrs...
Hidden in Silence (1996)...1:30...
Kellie Martin, Marc Warren and Tom Radcliffe
Life is Beautiful (1997)...2hs...Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Giustino Durano.
Miracle at Midnight (1998)...1:30hrs...
Sam Waterston, Mia Farrow and Justin Whalin
The Devil's Arithmetic (1999)...1:35hrs...
Kirsten Dunst, Brittany Murphy, Paul Freeman.
Jakob the Liar (1999)...2hrs...Robin Williams, Hannah Taylor-Gordon and Éva Igó
Uprising (2001) ...3hs... Leelee Sobieski, Hank Azaria, Donald Sutherland.
Conspiracy (2001) ...1:36hs... Stanley Tucci, Kenneth Branagh, Colin Firth.
The Gray Zone (2001)...1:48hrs...David Arquette, Velizar Binev, David Chandler.
The Pianist (2002)...2:30...Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann.
Auschwitz. Inside the Nazi State (2005)...5hrs...Documentary...BBC Mini Series...Dir. Laurence Rees.   Netflix.
The Goebbels Experiment (2005)...Documentary...Netflix
The Counterfeiters (2007)...1:38hrs...Karl Markovics, August Diehl, Devid Striesow, Martin Brambach.
Eichmann (2007)...Thomas Kretschmann, Troy Garity, Franka Potente, Stephen Fry.
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (2008)...1:33hrs...
Asa Butterfield, David Thewlis and Rupert Friend.
Adam Resurrected (2008)...1:46hrs...
Jeff Goldblum, Willem Dafoe and Cristian Motiu.
Spring 1941 (2008)...2hrs...
Miroslaw Baka, Stanislaw Brejdygant and Adrianna Dzikowska.
Masterpiece Classic: The Diary of Anne Frank (2009)...1:40hrs...
Ellie Kendrick, Tamsin Greig, Kate Ashfield.  Netflix
Mystery Files: Hitler (2011)...Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix.
Son of Saul (2015)...1:47hrs...
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The Cold War
Men in War (1957). ...1:40.... Robert Ryan.
On the Beach (1959)...2:15...Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Anthony Perkins
Exodus (1960) ....3:28..... Paul Newmam.
The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961)...1:40... Janet Munro, Leo McKern, Edward Judd.
The Shoes of the Fisherman (1968)...2:45hrs...Anthony Quinn, Laurence Olivier.
Scorpio (1973) ....2h... Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon.
State of Siege (1973)...2hrs...Yves Montand
The House on Garibaldi Street (1979) ... 1:40 ... Martin Balsam, Janet Suzman.
Apocalypse Now (1979). ...2:33... Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando.
Missing (1982) ...2hs..... Jack Lemmon.
Under Fire (1983) ...2h..... Gene Hackman, Nick Nolte.
Vietnam: A Television History (1983)...11 hrs. PBS Documentary.
 Austin Hoyt & Judith Vecchione (writers).
Threads (1984) ...2hs..... Karen Meagher, Reece Dinsdale.
The Killing Fields (1984)...2:20hs...Sam Waterston, Haing S. Ngor, John Malkovich.
Gulag (1984) ... 2h ... David Keith, Malcolm McDowell.
Cal (1984) ... 1:42 ... Helen Mirren, John Lynch.
The Year of Living Dangerously (1982) ...2hrs...Mel Gibson, Linda Hunt, Bembol Roco.
The Official Story (1985) ..1:53....Argentina...Norma Aleandro,
Héctor Alterio, Chunchuna Villafañe.
Night of the Pencils (1986)...1:45hrs...
Argentina...Alejo García Pintos, Vita Escardó, Pablo Navarro.
Platoon (1986) ..2h.... Charlie Sheen.
Salvador (1986) ...2h...... James Wood.
Full Metal Jacket (1987)...1:56hrs....
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The Last Emperor (1987) ...2:40..... John Lone.
Romero (1989) ...1:45...... Raul Julia.
Israel’s Shattered Dreams (1990) ....3hs....Documentary Victor Schonfeld.
The Fall of Berlin Wall (1990) ...49min.... Documentary.   Dir.
Peter Claus Schmidt
The Hunt for Red October (1990) ...2:15.... Sean Connery.
At Play in the Field of the Lord (1991) ...3hs.... Tom Berenger.
Patriot Games (1992). ...2h..... Harrison Ford.
Farewell my Concubine (1993)....3hrs...China....Leslie Cheung, Fengyi Zhang.
Clear and Present Danger (1994) ..2:16..... Harrison Ford.
Burning Season (1994). ...2h.... Raul Julia.
China: A Century of Revolution: Part2: The Mao Years 1949-1976 (1994)...2hrs...Docum...Dir.
  Sue William
Apollo 13 (1995) ..2:20..... Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise.
Kundun (1997) ....2:14....Tenzin Thuthob Tsarong. Dir. Martin Scorsese.
Seven Years in Tibet (1997) ...2:11.... Brad Pitt.
China: A Century of Revolution: Part3 : Born Under the Red Flag 1976-1997 (1997)...2hrs...Docum...Dir.
Sue William
El Che: Investigating A Legend (1998)...2:30hrs...Documentary.
The Cold War (1998) CNN Series ...24hs..... Documentary.
Spy Game (2001)...2:06hrs...
Robert Redford, Brad Pitt, Catherine McCormack.
The Cold War (2002)...28 minutes...Documentary...
Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Vietnan's Unseen War: Pictures from the Other Side (2002)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
The Cold War (2003)...5 Vols....18 min. each...
Documentary...ABC News, available at Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Fidel (2002)...3:26hrs...Showtime TV Mini Series....Víctor Hugo Martin, Gael García Bernal.
K-19: The Widowmaker (2002). ...2:18...Harrison Ford, Liam Neeson.
We Were Soldiers (2002)...2:18... Mel Gibson.
Bloody Sunday (2002)...1:50hrs...James Nesbitt, Allan Gildea, Gerard Crossan.
Cambridge Spies (2003)...4hrs....Toby Stephens, Tom Hollander, Samuel West.
Salvador Allende (2004)...1:40hrs....Documentary...Chile...Dir.
Patricio Guzmán
John Paul II (2005)...3hrs....CBS Mini Series....Jon Voight.
Munich (2005)....2:44hrs.....Eric Bana, Daniel Craig,
Ciarán Hinds, Mathieu Kassovitz, Hanns Zischler.
Fidel Castro (2005)...1hr...Documentary...PBS...Dir. David McCullough.
The Good German
(2006)...1:45hrs....George Clooney, Tobey Maguire, Cate Blanchett.
The Company (2007)...5hrs...
Miniseries..., , .
Che (2008)...4:30hrs...
Benicio Del Toro, Julia Ormond.
The Debt (2010)...1:53hrs...
Helen Mirren, Sam Worthington and Tom Wilkinson.
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (2011)...2:07hrs...Gary Oldman, Colin Firth and Tom Hardy.
The Iron Lady (2011)...1:45hrs...
Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent and Richard E. Grant.
Argo (2012)...2hrs...
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Phantom (2013)... , , .
Bridge of Spies (2015)...2:21hrs...
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 The Movies of James Bond, Agent 007, can be used for this period (Cold War and beyond)

Current Events: Globalization, Terrorism, Global Warming, Poverty, Drugs, Violence and other Issues.
The Peacemaker (1997)...2:05hrs...George Clooney, Nicole Kidman, Marcel Iures.
China: A Century of Revolution: Part 3 : Born Under the Red Flag 1976-1997 (1997)...2hrs...Docum...Dir.
Sue William
Ronin (1998) ...2hs...Robert De Niro, Jean Reno, Natascha McElhone.
Deep Impact (1998)...2hrs...
Robert Duvall, Téa Leoni and Elijah Wood.
Megacities (1998)...1:30hrs Documentary...Dir. Michael Glawogger.
Traffic (2000)...2:27hrs...Benicio Del Toro, Jacob Vargas, Michael Douglas.
Behind Enemy Lines (2001)...1:45....Gene Hackman, Owen Wilson
Black Hawk Down (2001)...2:15....Josh Hartnett, Eric Bana
America 911 - We Will Never Forget (2001) ...1hr. Documentary
24 (2001–2010)...1hr x episode...TV Fox Series...Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub and Carlos Bernard
The Sum of all Fears (2002)....2:30...Ben Affleck, Morgan Feeman
Live From Baghdad (2002) ... 2hs...Michael Keaton, Helena Bonham Carter.
 
Spinning Boris / The Yeltsin Project (2003)...1:52hrs...Jeff Goldblum, Anthony LaPaglia, Liev Schreiber.
Tears of the Sun (2003)...2hrs...
Bruce Willis, Monica Bellucci.
Beyond Borders (2003)...2:07hrs...
Angelina Jolie, Clive Owen, Clive Owen.
21 Days to Baghdad (2003)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
The Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of Fear (2004) 3hrs. Dir. Adam Curtis BBC TV Documentary
Syriana (2005)...2:06hrs...George Clooney, Matt Damon.
Paradise Now (2005)...1:30 hrs...
Kais Nashef, Ali Suliman, Lubna Azabal.
Lord of War (2005)...2hrs...Nicolas Cage, Jared Leto, Ethan Hawke.
The Constant Gardener (2005)...2:10hrs....Ralph Fiennes, Rachel Weis.
Why We Fight (2005) ...1:40hrs....Documentary....Dir.
Eugene Jarecki.
Workingman's Death (2005)...2:02hrs...Documentary...Dir. Michael Glawogger.
Obsession: Radical Islam's War Against the West (2005)...1:30hrs...Documentary....Dir. Wayne Kopping.
Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers (23006)...Documentary...Netflix
An Inconvenient Truth (2006)...1:40hrs....Documentary....Dir. Davis Guggenheim (Al Gore).
Blood Diamond
(2006)...2:18hrs...Leonardo DiCaprio, Djimon Hounsou, Jennifer Connelly.
The One Percent (2006)... 80min...Documentary...Dir. Jamie Johnson. Netflix
No End in Sight (2007)...2:25hrs...Documentary...Dir.
Charles Ferguson
Lions for Lambs (2007)...2hrs...Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Tom Cruise.
Rendition (2007)...2hrs...
Reese Witherspoon, Jake Gyllenhaal.
Standard Operating Procedure (2008)...2hrs...Documentary...Dir.
Errol Morris
Body of Lies (2008)...2hrs...Leonardo DiCaprio, Russell Crowe.
W. (2008)...2:11hrs...
Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Banks, Richard Dreyfuss, James Cromwell, Scott Glenn.
Traitor (2008)...1:54hrs...
Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce and Archie Panjabi.
Fair Game (2010)...1:48hrs...
Naomi Watts, Sean Penn and Sonya Davison.
Camp Leatherneck (2010)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
9/11: Day That Changed the World (2011)...Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
Bully (2011)...1:38hrs...Documentary. Actors:
Alex, Ja'Maya and Kelby.
Whores' Glory (2011)...1:50hrs...
Documentary...Dir. Michael Glawogger...Netflix
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)...2:37hrs...
 , , 
Act of Valour (2012)...1:50hrs...
 , , 
Lone Survivor (2013)...2:01hrs... , , 

The Future: Utopia or Dystopia?
THX 1138 (1971)...1:26...Robert Duvall, Donald Pleasence and Don Pedro Colley.
Soylent Green (1973)...1:37hrs...Charlton Heston, Edward G. Robinson and
Leigh Taylor-Young.
Logan's Run (1976)...2hrs...
Michael York, Jenny Agutter and Richard Jordan.

Blade Runner (1982)...1:57hrs...Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer and Sean Young.
Terminator (1984)...1:47hrs, Terminator 2 (1991)...2:17hrs, Terminator 3 (2003)
...1:49, Terminator 4 (2009)...1:55hrs     Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn, Edward Furlong, Nick Stahl, Kristanna Loken, Christian Bale, Sam Worthington and Anton Yelchin.
Total Recall (1990)...1:53...Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sharon Stone and
Michael Ironside.

Twelve Monkeys (1995)...2:09hrs...Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe and Brad Pitt.
Judge Dredd (1995)...1:36hrs...
Sylvester Stallone, Armand Assante and Rob Schneider
Waterworld (1995)...2:15...Kevin Costner, Jeanne Tripplehorn and Dennis Hopper.
Gattaca (1997)...1:46hrs...
Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman and Jude Law.

Dark City (1998)...1:40hrs...Rufus Sewell, Kiefer Sutherland and Jennifer Connelly.
The Matrix (1999)...2:16hrs, The Matrix Reloaded (2003)...2:18hrs, The Matrix Revolutions (2003)...2:09hrs...Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne and Carrie-Anne Moss.
Bicentennial Man (1999)...2:12...Robin Williams, Embeth Davidtz and
Sam Neill.
The 6th Day (2000)...2:03hrs...Arnold Schwarzenegger, Michael Rapaport and Tony Goldwyn.
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)...2:26hrs...Haley Joel Osment, Jude Law and Frances O'Connor.
Minority Reports (2002)...2:25hrs...
Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell and Samantha Morton.
The Day After Tomorrow (2004)...2:004hrs...
Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal and Emmy Rossum.
Godsend (2004)...1:42hrs...Robert De Niro, Greg Kinnear and
Rebecca Romijn.
I, Robot
(2004)...1:55hrs...Will Smith, Bridget Moynahan and Bruce Greenwood.
The Island (2005)...2:16hrs...Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor and
Djimon Hounsou.
Wall-E (2008)...1:38hrs...Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight and Jeff Garlin.
Surrogates (2009)...1:29hrs...
Bruce Willis, Radha Mitchell and Ving Rhames.
2012 (2009)...1:58hrs...
John Cusack, Thandie Newton and Chiwetel Ejiofor.
Transcendent Man (2011)...1:23hrs...
Tom Abate, Hugo De Garis and Peter Diamandis.
In Time (2011)...1:49hrs...
Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried and Cillian Murphy.
Elysium (2013)...1:49hrs...
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 MOTION PICTURES FOR AMERICAN HISTORY

Covering all American History: The American Experience...(1988-2012)...Documentaries...PBS

FROM MIDDLE SCHOOL

Native Americans & Colonial Times
Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)...1:45...Claudette Colbert, Henry Fonda.
Plymouth Adventure (1952) ... 1:45 ... Spencer Tracy, Gene Tierney, Leo Genn.
Mayflower: The Pilgrims’ Adventure (1979) TV. ..1:37... Anthony Hopkins.
April Morning (1988) ...1:40.... Tom Lee Jones.
Black Robe (1991) ...1:41..... Lothaire Bluteau, August Schellenberg.
The Last of the Mohicans (1992) ....2h..... Daniel Day-Lewis.
Squanto: A Warrior’s Tale (1994) ...1:42.... Joseph Runningfor, Nick Ramns.
Warrior Spirit (1994) ...1:34... Lukas Haas, Jimmy Herman.
Native Americans (1994) Turner Home Video TV Series.  Documentary (6 Tapes) ...4:20hrs...Host: Joy Harvo.
Pocahontas (1995) ....1:21.... Disney Production.
500 Nations (1995) Warner Studios TV Series. Documentary  (8 Tapes) ....6:30hrs.... Host: Kevin Costner.
The Scarlet Letter (1995) ..2:15... Demi Moore, Robert Duvall.
The Crucible (1996) ...2:03.... Winona Ryder, Daniel Day-Lewis.
The New World (2005)...2hrs...
Colin Farrell, Q'Orianka Kilcher.
Nightmare in Jamestown (2005)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
Pathfinder (2007)...1:40hrs...Karl Urban.

American Revolution, Constitution & other Symbols of Freedom
The Scarlet Coat (1955)...1:41...Robert Douglas, Cornel Wilde, Michael Wilding.
Johnny Tremain (1957)...1:20hrs...Hal Stalmaster, Luana Patten
John Paul Jones (1959) ... 2:06 ... Robert Stack, Charles Coburn, Bette Davis.
The Devil's Disciple (1959)...1:22hrs...
Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier.
1776 (1972)...2:21hrs...William Daniels, Howard da Silva
George Washington (1984) TV Mini Series....6:38hrs...... Barry Bostwick.
Revolution (1985) ..2h.... Al Pacino.
The American Revolution (1994) TV Series ...8 hrs.... .A&E Documentary.  Dir. Lisa Bourgoujian.
The Revolutionary War (1995) .....4:30hrs... Discovery Channel Documentary. Dir. Carol L. Fleisher.
A Midwife's Tale (1996) ...1:30...Ron Tough.
Liberty! The American Revolution (1997).......6hrs......PBS Documentary.
The Crossing (1999) ..1:40.... Jeff Daniels.
The Patriot (2000)...2h...Mel Gibson.
Benedict Arnold: A Question of Honor (2003)...1:40...Aidan Quinn, Kelsey Grammer, Flora Montgomery.
Rebels and Redcoats: How Britain Lost America (2004)...4 hrs...PBS Mini Series Documentary.
John Adams (2008)...HBO Series...7 Episodes...1 hr each...Paul Giamatti, Laura Linney.
Turn (2014)...AMC TV Series...
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Sons of Liberty (2014) History Channel Mini-series...6hrs.  , ,  

Jefferson's Era
Moby Dick (1956) / (1998) ..1:56hrs / 2:25hrs....Gregory Peck / Patrick Stewart.

The Buccaneer (1958) ... 2h ...Yul Brynner, Charlton Heston, Charles Boyer.
Tecumseh: The Last Warrior (1995) ...1:04hs....
Jesse Borrego.
Thomas Jefferson (1996) ......3hs... PBS Documentary . Dir. Ken Burns.
Lewis & Clark. The Journey of the Corps of Discovery (1999) ...3h....  PBS Documentary
Lewis and Clark: Great Journey West (2002)...Jeff Bridges...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
The War of 1812 (2005) ...2hrs...The History Channel Documentary.

I-FIRST NINE WEEKS

Geography
Reader's Digest Scenic Wonders of America (1991)....3hrs....Documentary

Scenic Wonders of America (2001)...3hrs....Questar Video....Documentary
America's National Parks (2001)...4hrs...Questar Video...Documentary

Slavery & The Civil War

Gone with the Wind (1939) ...4h...... Vivian Leigh, Clark Gable.
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)...1:40hrs...Henry Fonda
Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940)...1:50hrs...Raymond Massey, Gene Lockhart, Ruth Gordon.
Tennessee Johnson (1942)...1:40... Van Heflin, Ruth Hussey, Lionel Barrymore
Drums in the Deep South (1951) ... 1:27... Barbara Payton, James Craig.
The Red Badge of Courage (1951) ... 1:09 ... Audie Murphy, Bill Mauldin.
Friendly Persuasion (1956) ... 2:20 ... Gary Cooper, Anthony Perkins.
The Horse Soldiers (1959) ... 2h ... John Wayne, William Holden.
Shenandoah (1965) ... 1:45 ... James Stewart, Doug McClure.
Roots (1977) TV Series ...9h.... LeVar Burton.
North and South (1985) TV Series .... 9:30hs ... Patrick Swayze, James Read. (Great!!!)
Gore Vidal’s Lincoln (1988) TV Mini Series ....3:10......Sam Waterston.
Glory (1989) ..2h.... Matthew Brederig, Denzel Washington. (Very Good!!)
The Civil War (1990) TV PBS Documentary...11h..... Dir. Ken Burns.
Ironclads (1991) ... 1:40 ... Virginia Madsen, Alex Hyde-White.
Gettysburg (1993) ...4h.... Tom Berenger, Martin Sheen.
Andersonville (1996) TV Mini Series ....3h.... Jarrod Emick.
Amistad (1997) ...2:32.... Dir. Steven Spielberg.
Africans in America: America’s Journey through Slavery (1999) ...6hs... PBS Series.
The Middle Passage (2000)...1:18... Dir. Guy Deslauriers (French).
Gods and Generals (2002) ...3:50hrs.....Robert Duval.
Cold Mountain (2003) ...2:35hrs...Jude Law, Nicole Kidman.
The Conspirator (2010)...2:03 hrs...Robin Wright, James McAvoy, Tom Wilkinson.
Mystery Files: Abraham Lincoln (2010)...Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
Lincoln (2012)...2:29hrs... Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field and David Strathairn
12 Years a Slave (2013)...2:14hrs... , , .
Freedom (2014)...1:34hrs...
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Free State of Jones (2016)...2:19hrs..., ,  

Going West
The Gold Rush (1925) ...1h... Charlie Chaplin.
Brigham Young - Frontiersman (1940)....1:44... Tyrone Power, Dean Jagger.
Santa Fe Trail (1940)...1:50...Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Ronald Reagan.
They Died with Their Boots on (1941) ....2h.... Errol Flynn.
Fort Apache (1948)...2hrs...John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple.
Red River (1948)...2:15...John Wayne, Montgomery Clift.
High Noon (1952)...1:30hrs...Gary Cooper.
Seminole (1953) ...1:27.... Rock Hudson, Anthony Quinn.
Pony Express (1953) ... 1:41 ... Charlton Heston, Rhonda Fleming.
Apache (1954) ...2h.... Burt Lancaster.
Giant (1956) ...3:22.... Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson.
The Searchers (1956) ... 2h ... John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter.
Big Country (1958) ... 2:48.... Gregory Peck, Charlton Heston.
Warlock (1959) ...2h.... Henry Fonda, Anthony Quinn.
The Alamo (1960) / (2004). ...2:41 / 2hrs...... John Wayne and Richard Widmark / Dennis Quaid, Billy Bob Thornton.
How the West was Won (1963) ...2h.... John Wayne , James Stewart.
Little Big Man (1970) ...2:15.... Dustin Hoffman.
Soldier Blue (1970) ...1:49...... Candice Bergen.
Jeremiah Johnson (1972) ... 1:47 ... Robert Redford, Will Geer.
I Will Fight no More Forever (1975) ...1:40... James Whitmore, Ned Romero, Sam Elliot.
Buffalo Bill and the Indians (1976) ...2:15.... Paul Newman, Geraldine Chaplin.
Dances with Wolves (1990) ....3h..... Kevin Costner.
Geronimo: An American Legend (1993) ...2h.... Jason Patrick, Gene Hackman.
Tombstone (1993) ... 2:08 ... Kurt Rusell, Val Kilmer, Sam Elliot.
The Avenging Angel (1994) ...1:39.... Tom Berenger, James Coburn.
Wyatt Earp (1994) ...3:19.... .Kevin Costner, Gene Hackman.
The West (1996)...12 hrs....PBS Documentary.... By  Ken Burns.
The US-Mexican War (1998)...4hs ...PBS Documentary. Dir. Ginny Martin
Into the West (2005)...9hrs....TNT Mini Series.....Produced by Steven Spielberg.
September Down (2006)...1:50hrs...
Jon Voight, Trent Ford, Tamara Hope.
The Revenant (2015)...2hrs..., , .

Industrial Revolution, Progressivism, and more.
Modern Times (1936)...87 min... , , 
The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939) ...1:37... Don Ameche.
Edison, the Man (1940) ...1:47... Spencer Tracy.
Ragtime (1981)...2:35hrs...James Cagney, Brad Dourif, Moses Gunn.
Iron Jawed Angels (2004)...2:05...Vera Farmiga, Timothy Williams.
The National Park: America's Best Idea (2009)... PBS Documentary...Ken Burns..Netflix
The Men Who Built America (2012)...History Ch. Series..8 episodes...
 , , .
Suffragette (2015)...1:46hrs...
 , , , Meryl Streep.

A Nation of Immigrants
An American Romance (1944)...2hs...Brian Donlevy, Ann Richards.
I Remember Mama (1948)...2:15...Irene Dunne, Barbara Bel.
America, America (1963) 2:49 ......Stathis Giallelis & Frank Wolff.
Popi (1969)...2h...Alan Arkin, Rita Moreno.
The Emigrants (1971)...2:30hrs...Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann.
The New Land (1972)...1:42hrs...Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann.
Hester Street (1975) 1:32 ..... Steven Keats and Carol Kane.
The Border (1982) ..1:47.... Jack Nicholson.
Ellis Island (1984) TV Series ....6h.... Richard Burton, Faye Dunaway.
Moonstruck (1987)...1:45...Cher, Nicolas Cage.
Avalon (1990)...2:06hs...Leo Fuchs, Eve Gordon, Lou Jacobi, Armin Mueller-Stahl.
Far and Away (1992) ...2:20.... Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman.
The Latin American and Caribbean Presence in the U.S... Documentary...1h...The Annenberg / CPB Collection.
Adios Patria? The Cuban Exodus (Documentary) ...1:20.... Dir. Alex Anton (M.D.C.).
Calle Ocho: Cuban Exiles Look at Themselves (Documentary) ...1h.... Dir. Miguel Glez.-Pando (FIU).
Cafe con Leche, Kids in Exile (Documentary) ...1:30..... Joe Cardona.
Gangs of New York (2002)...2:48hs...Leonardo DiCaprio, Daniel Day-Lewis.
In America (2002)...2hs... Paddy Considine, Samantha Morton, Sarah Bolger, Emma Bolger.
Balseros (2002)...2hrs...Documentary...Spanish w/ Subt.....Dir. Carlos Bosch & José María Doménech.
The New Americans (2004)...PBS Documentary....6:00 hrs
Crossing Over (2009)...1:53hrs...
Harrison Ford, Ray Liotta, Ashley Judd, Jim Sturgess, Cliff Curtis.
Biutiful (2010)...2:28hrs...
, , 
A Better Life (2011)...1:38hrs...
, , 
The Immigrant (2013)...1:37hrs...
 , , 
Documented (2013)...89 min...Documentary...Directors:  , 
Brooklyn (2015)...1:51hrs... , , .

II-SECOND NINE WEEKS

Gangsters in America
Little Caesar (1931)...1:20hs...Edward G. Robinson.
Scarface (1932) / (1983) ....1:33 / 2:50..... Paul Muni / Al Pacino.
Al Capone (1959) ... 1:45 ... Rod Steiger.
Bonnie and Clyde (1967) ... 2h ...Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Gene Hackman.
The Valachi Papers (1972) ...2:05.... Charles Bronson.
The Godfather I (1972), II (1974), III (1990) ...... Marlon Brando, Robert De Niro, Al Pacino.
Dillinger (1973) ... 1:36 ... Warren Oates, Ben Johnson.
Once Upon a Time in America (1984) ....4h..... Robert De Niro.
The Untouchables (1987) ...2h.... Robert De Niro, Kevin Costner, Sean Connery.
Goodfellas (1990) ...2:28.... Robert De Niro.
Bugsy (1991)...2:15...Warren Beatty.
Gotti (1996) ..2h...... Armand Assante.
American Gangster (2007)...2hrs...
Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Cuba Gooding Jr..

A Changing America: Imperialism,  Movies, and more.

Reds (1981) ...3:00... Warren Beatty and Diane Keaton.
The Indomitable Teddy Roosevelt. (1986) ... 1:33hrs... Bob Boyd.
Chaplin (1992)...2:23hrs....Robert Downey Jr., Geraldine Chaplin, Paul Rhys.
The Age of Innocence (1993) ...2:20...Daniel Day-Lewis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Winona Ryder.
Rough Riders (1997) Mini Series ...3h.... Tom Berenguer.
Crucible of Empire: The Spanish-American War (1999)...2hrs...PBS Documentary...Dir. Daniel A. Miller.
American Experience: TR: The Story of Theodore Roosevelt (2006)...3:45hrs...PBS Documentary...David Grubin
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (2014)...14hrs... Ken Burns Documentary...
, 

World War I

All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) / (1979) ..2h.. Louis Wolheim / Ernest Borgnine.
Sergeant York
(1941)...2:14hrs...Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Joan Leslie.
Wilson (1944)...2:34hrs...
Alexander Knox, Ruth Nelson, Mary Anderson.
Paths of Glory (1957) ...1:27..... Kirk Douglas.
A Farewell to Arms (1957) ... 2:32 ... Rock Hudson, Jennifer Jones.
World War I (1964-65)  TV Series/Fox Documentary. Video Release (1994) .....9h.... Hosted by Robert Ryan. 
Fall of Eagles (1974)...10:50hrs...BBC Mini Series...Patrick Stewart, John Rhys, Gemma Jones.
In Love and War (1996)...1:53hrs...Chris O'Donnell, Sandra Bullock, Mackenzie Astin.

American Experience: Woodrow Wilson (2002)...3hrs...PBS Documentary...Dir.
Mitch Wilson, Carl Byker.

The Years between Wars (1918-39): Roaring Twenties & The Great Depression (1929-39).
Our Daily Bread (1934) ...2h..... Karen Morley.
Modern Times (1936) ...1:26.... Charlie Chaplin.
Roaring Twenties (1939)...1:45...James Cagney, Humphrey Bogart.
The Grapes of Wrath (1940) ...2:09.... Henry Fonda.
The Babe Ruth Story (1948)...1:46hrs...William Bendix, Claire Trevor, Charles Bickford.
Singin’ in the Rain (1952).....1:43hrs...Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds.
The Spirit of St. Louis (1957) ... 2:18 ... James Stewart, Patricia Smith.
Sunrise at Campobello (1960)...2:24hrs...
Ralph Bellamy and Greer Garson.
Inherit the Wind (1960)...2:10hrs...Spencer Tracy, Fredric March.
Sacco e Vanzetti (1971)...2hrs...Gian Maria Volonté, Riccardo Cucciolla.
Sounder (1972) ...1:45hs...
, , 
The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case
(1976)...2:18hrs...Cliff De Young, Anthony Hopkins.
Eleanor and Franklin (The Early Years / The White House Years) (1977)...
6Hrs...Jane Alexander, Edward Herrmann.
Of Mice and Men (1981) ... 2:05 ... Robert Blake, Randy Quaid.
Places in the Heart (1984) ... 1:42 ... Sally Field, Danny Glover.
The Cotton Club (1984)...2:07hrs...Richard Gere, Diane Lane, Gregory Hines, Nicolas Cage.
J. Edgar Hoover (1987)...1:50hrs...
Treat Williams.
The Babe (1992)....1:55hrs...John Goodman, Kelly McGillis, Trini Alvarado.
King of the Hill (1993) ... 1:49 ... Jesse Bradford, Jerroen Krabbe.
Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight (1994)...1:35hrs...Diane Keaton.
American Experience: FDR (1994)...2:30hrs...PBS Documentary...Dir. David Gruben
Entertaining Angels: The Dorothy Day Story (1996) ...2:00... Moira Kelly, Martin Sheen
Crime of the Century (1996) ...1:54hrs...Stephen Rea, Isabella Rossellini.
Great Depression (1998) Documentary Mini Series... History Channel ...3:20.... Mario Cuomo.
The Aviator (2004) ......2:49hrs...Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett.
Warm Springs (2005)...2hrs....
Kenneth Branagh, Cynthia Nixon, Kathy Bates, David Paymer.
Cinderella Man
(2005)...2:04hrs...Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger, Paul Giamatti.
J. Edgar (2011)...2:17hrs...
Leonardo DiCaprio, Armie Hammer and Naomi Watts.
Prohibition (2011)...PBS TV Mini Series...Ken Burns...
, , 
Amelia (2009)...1:51hrs...Hillary Swank, Richard Gere, and Ewan McGregor.
Hyde Park on Hudson (2012)...1:34hrs...
 , , .
Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012)...2:34hrs... Clive Owen, Nicole Kidman.
Lawless (2012)...1:16...
, , .
The Dust Bowl (2012)...PBS Documentary...Ken Burns
The Great Gatsby (2013)...2:23...
, , 
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (2014)...14hrs... Ken Burns Documentary..., 
Bessie (2015)...1:52hrs..., ,  Suffragette (2015)...1:46hrs... , , , Meryl Streep.
Rules Don't Apply (2016)...2:07hrs..., , 
Live by Night (2016)...2:08hrs..., ,  

Miami
Our Miami, The Magic City (Documentary) ...1h.... Dir. Carl M. Kesser.
Magic City (2012-13)...TV Series... , ,  

III-THIRD NINE WEEKS

World War II
Sands of Iwo Jima (1949) ..2h.... John Wayne.
From Here to Eternity (1953) ..2h...... Burt Lancaster.
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961) (2000) ..2h... Burt Lancaster.
The Longest Day (1962) ...3h..... John Wayne, Robert Mitchun.
Battle of Bulge (1965) ...2h..... Henry Fonda.
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) ...2:30.... Dir. Richard Fleischer.
Patton (1970) ... 2:49 ... George Scott, Karl Malden, Stephen Young.
Midway (1976) ....2:11...... Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda.
Mac Arthur (1977) ...2h...... Gregory Peck.
Winds of War (1983)...15hrs..TV Series... , ,  .
War and Remembrance (1988)...27hrs...TV Series...
, , 
Fat Man and Little Boy (1989) ...2hs..... Paul Newman.
The Schlindler’s List (1993) ...3h...... Liam Nelson.
WW II: When the Lions Roared (1994)...1:55hrs...
Michael Caine, Bob Hoskins, John Lithgow.
The Tuskegee Airmen (1995) ...2h..... Laurence Fishburne.
Hiroshima (1995) ...3hs.... Hisashi Igawa & Jeffrey DeMunn.
The Lost Fleet of Guadalcanal (1996)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
Saving Private Ryan (1998) ...3h..... Tom Hanks.
The Thin Red Line (1998)...2:50hrs... , , 
The Battle for Midway (1999)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
Pearl Harbor (2001) ...2:00... Ben Affleck, Josh Hartnett.
Band of Brothers (2001) ...10 hrs... HBO Series... Spielberg & Hanks.
Haven (2001) ... 3h ... Natasha Richardson, Hal Holbrook, Martin Landau.
Original Child Bomb (2004)...1hr.....Documentary.....Dir.  Carey Schonegevel
Flags of Our Fathers
(2006)...2:12hrs...Ryan Phillippe, Jesse Bradford, Adam Beach.
The War (2007)...14hrs...PBS Documentary (7 Parts)....Ken Burns.
America's Pastime (2007)...1:45hrs...
Aaron Yoo, Olesya Rulin, Carlton Bluford.
Miracle at St. Anna (2008)...2:40hrs...
Derek Luke, Michael Ealy, Laz Alonso, Omar Benson Miller.
The Pacific (2010)...10hrs...HBO Mini Series...Joseph Mazzello, James Badge Dale, Jon Seda.
Red Tails (2012)...2hrs...
Nate Parker, David Oyelowo and Ne-Yo.
The Monuments Men (2014)...1:58hrs...
, , .
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (2014)...14hrs... Ken Burns Documentary..., 
Fury (2014)...2:14hrs... , , , 
Hacksaw Ridge (2016)...2:19hrs..., , 

The Cold War
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) ...3h..... Fredric March.
It's a Big Country (1951)...1:30...Ethel Barrymore, Gary Cooper, Gene Kelly.
Men in War (1957) ...1:40..... Robert Ryan.
Pork Chop Hill (1959) ... 1:37 ... Gregory Peck, Harry Guardino.
Fail-Safe (1964) ...1:42...Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau, Henry Fonda.
Dr. Strangelove (1964)...1:30h...Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden.
Woodstock (1970) Documentary...3h..... Dir Michael Wadleigh.
American Graffiti (1973) ... 1:50 ... Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard.
The Missiles of October (1974)...
William Devane, Martin Sheen, Howard Da Silva.
Go Tell the Spartans (1978) ... 1:44 ....Burt Lancaster, Marc Singer.
The Deer Hunter (1978).....3hs....Robert De Niro, Meryl Streep.
Apocalypse Now (1979) ..2:33... Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando.
Hair (1979)...2hrs...
John Savage, Treat Williams, Beverly D'Angelo.
Testament (1983)...1:30...Jane Alexander, William Devane, Rossie Harris.
The Day After (1983) ...2h...Jason Robards, JoBeth Williams.
The Right Stuff (1983)...3:15hs...Sam Shepard, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris.
The Big Chill (1983) ...1:43.... William Hurt and Kevin Kline.
Kennedy (1983) Mini Series ...4:42hrs...Martin Sheen, John Shea, E.G. Marshall.
Vietnam: A Television History (1983)...11 hrs. PBS Documentary.  
Austin Hoyt & Judith Vecchione (writers)
Platoon (1986) ..2h... Charlie Sheen.
Full Metal Jacket (1987)...2hs... Matthew Modine, R. Lee Ermey, Vincent D'Onofrio.
Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)....2hrs...Robin Williams.
No Way Out (1987) ....2hrs...Kevin Costner, Gene Hackman.
J. Edgar Hoover (1987) ...2h..... Treat Williams.
Off Limits (1988) ...1:45hs... Willem Dafoe, Gregory Hines, Fred Ward, Amanda Pays.
Born on the Fourth of July (1989) ...2:25...... Tom Cruise.
Berkeley in the 60’s (1990) TV Documentary ...2h..... Dir. Mark Kitchell.
The Hunt for Red October (1990) ...2:15.... Sean Connery.
Guilty by Suspicion (1991)...1:45hrs...
Robert De Niro, Annette Bening, George Wendt.
JFK (1991) ...3:09..... Kevin Costner, Tommy Lee Jones.
Philadelphia (1993) ...2:05...Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington.
Forrest Gump (1994) ...2:15.... Tom Hanks.
Apollo 13 (1995) ..2:20..... Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise.
Truman (1995)...2:15hrs...
Gary Sinise, Diana Scarwid.
Nixon (1995) ....3:11...... Anthony Hopkins.
Crimson Tide (1995) ...2h.... Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman.
The Cold War (CNN Series) (1998) ...24hs....Narrator: Kenneth Branagh.
The Cold War (2002)...28 minutes...Documentary...
Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
The Cold War (2003)...5 Vols....18 min. each...
Documentary...ABC News,  Library Video / Schlessinger Media.
Thirteen Days (2001) ...2h... Kevin Costner
Path to War (2002) ...3:50...Michael Gambon, Donald Sutherland, Alec Baldwin
Fidel (2002)...3:26hrs...Showtime...
Víctor Huggo Martin, Gael García Bernal.
We Were Soldiers (2002)...2:18...Mel Gibson.
R.F.K. (2002)...1:30hrs...
Linus Roache, James Cromwell, Martin Donovan.
The Pentagon Papers (2003) ...2hrs...James Spader, Claire Forlani, Paul Giamatti.
The Reagans (2003)...CBS Mini-Series....3hrs....James Brolin, Judy Davis.
The Fog of War (2003)...1:35hrs...Documentary...Dir. Errol Morris

Good Night, and Good Luck.
(2005)...1:33hrs...David Strathairn, Robert Downey Jr., Patricia Clarkson.
Fidel Castro (2005)...1hr...Documentary...PBS...Dir.
David McCullough.
Bobby (2006)...2hrs...
Harry Belafonte, Emilio Estevez, Laurence Fishburne, Anthony Hopkins.
The Good Shepherd
(2006)... 2:40hrs...Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Alec Baldwin, Robert De Niro.
The Company (2007)...4:30hrs. TNT Mini Series...Chris O'Donnell, Alfred Molina, Michael Keaton.
Breach (2007)...1:50hrs...
 , , .
Charlie's Wilson War (2007)...2hrs...
Tom Hanks, Amy Adams, Julia Roberts.
In the Shadow of the Moon (2007)...1:49hrs...Documentary...Dir. David Stington.
J. Edgar (2011)...2:17hrs...Leonardo DiCaprio, Armie Hammer and Naomi Watts.
Argo (2012)...2hrs...
 , , 
Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013)...2:12hrs..., , 
The Sixties (2014)...CNN TV Series...10 Episodes , 1hr each. In collaboration with Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman.
Bridge of Spies (2015)...2:21hrs...
, , .
Trumbo (2015)...2:04hrs...
 , , .
Hidden Figures (2016)...2:07hrs...
, , 

African-Americans:  Civil Rights' Movement
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) ...2:09...... Gregory Peck.
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)...1:48hrs...Spencer Tracy, Sidney Poitier and Katharine Hepburn.
The Klansman (1974) ...2h... Lee Marvin, Richard Burton, Cameron Mitchell.
King (1978)...TV Mini Series...4:31hrs...Paul Winfield, Cicely Tyson and Tony Bennett.
The Color Purple (1985) ...2:32..... Danny Glover, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey. 
Mississippi Burning (1988)...2:08...Gene Hackman.
Driving Miss Daisy (1989)...1:39hrs...Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy and Dan Aykroyd.
Glory (1989)...2:02hrs...
Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Morgan Freeman, and Cary Elwes
Separate but Equal (1991) ..2h.... Sidney Poitier, Burt Lancaster.
Malcolm X (1992) ...2:45..... Denzel Washington.
Eyes on the Prize (1992) PBS Documentary Series ...14h... Dir. James A. DeVinney.
The American Experience: Malcolm X: Make It Plain (1994)...2:30hrs...PBS Documentary...Dir. Orlando Bagwell
Once Upon a Time...When We Were Colored (1995)...1:55hrs...Al Freeman Jr., Phylicia Rashad.
The Chamber (1996) ....1:43..... Gene Hackman.
A Time to Kill (1996) ...2:29.... Dir. Joel Schumacher.
Rosewood (1996) ...2:15.... Ving Rhames, Jon Voight.
Four (4) Little Girls (1997) ...1:42..... Bill Cosby & George Wallace.
Buffalo Soldiers (1997) ..2h.... Danny Glover.
The Rosa Parks Story (2002) ...2hrs... Angela Bassett.
Mighty Times: The Legacy of Rosa Parks (2003)...Documentary....40 minutes.
The American Experience: Citizen King (2004)...1:55hrs...PBS Documentary...Dir. Noland Walker, Orlando Bagwell
American Experience - Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (2005)...1:30hrs...PBS Docum...Barak Goodman, Daniel Anker
What We Want, What We Believe: The Black Panther Party Library (2006)...12hrs...Documentary...Kathleen Cleaver
Freedom Riders (2011)...2hrs...PBS Documentary...Dir.
Stanley Nelson.
The Help (2011)...2:26hrs...Emma Stone, Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer.
Selma (2014)...2:07... , , .

Changing the American Family

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)...1:48hrs...Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)...1:45hrs..Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep
On Golden Pond (1981)...1:50hrs..Katharine Hepburn, Henry Fonda
Mr. Mom (1983)...1:32hrs...Michael Keaton, Teri Garr
Baby Boom (1987)....Diane Keaton, Sam Shepard
Three Men and a Baby (1987)...1:42...Tom Selleck, Steve Guttenberg
Parenthood (1989)...2:04hrs...Steve Martin, Mary Steenburgen
Look Who's Talking (1989)...1:30hrs...John Travolta, Kirstie Alley
Sleepless in Seattle (1993)...1:40hrs...Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan
Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)...2:05hrs...Robin Williams, Sally Field
The Brady Bunch Movie (1995)...1:30hrs...Shelley Long, Gary Cole
The Quiet Room (1996)...1:30...Celine O'Leary, Paul Blackwell
The Birdcage (1996)...2hrs...Robin Williams, Nathan Lane

Hollow Reed (1997)...1:46hrs..Martin Donovan, Joely Richardson
Stepmom (1998)....Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon
Big Daddy (1999)...1:33hrs...Adam Sandler, Kristy Swanson

American Beauty (1999)
...2:02hrs...Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch.
The Family Man (2000)...2hrs...Nicolas Cage, Tea Leoni
Daddy Day Care (2003)...1:32hrs...Eddie Murphy, Anjelica Huston
Raising Helen (2004)...2hrs. Kate Hudson, John Corbett
The Perfect Man (2005)...1:36hrs...Hilary Duff, Heather Locklear
The Pursuit of Happiness (2006)...1:57hrs...Will Smith, Thandie Newton
The Evolution of Dad (2010) 1:34hrs......Documentary...Dir. Dana H. Glazer.

IV-FOURTH NINE WEEKS

Current Events: Globalization, Terrorism, Global Warming, Poverty, Drugs, Violence and other Issues.

Courage Under Fire (1996) ..
2h... Denzel Washington, Meg Ryan.
The Siege (1998) ...2hrs...Denzel Washington, Bruce Willis.
Rules of Engagement (2000) ...2h... Tommy Lee Jones.
Traffic (2000)...2:27hrs...
Benicio Del Toro, Jacob Vargas, Michael Douglas.
America 911 - We Will Never Forget (2001) ...1hr. Documentary.
Remember - September 11, 2001 (2001)...Documentary...Dir. Ben Cartwright
Terrorist Among Us - The Jihad in America (2001)...Steve Emerson
24 (2001–2010)...1hr x episode...TV Fox Series...Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub and Carlos Bernard
Live From Baghdad (2002)...1:50.. Michael Keaton, Helena Bonham Carter.
In Memoriam - New York City, 9/11/01 (2002) ...1hr...Rudolph Giuliani. Documentary.
The Sum of All Fears (2002)...2:30...Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman.
Bowling for Columbine (2002)...2hs...Documentary.............Dir.....Michael Moore.
CNN Tribute: America Remembers - The Events of September 11th (2002)...Documentary.
Tears of the Sun (2003)...2hrs...
Bruce Willis, Monica Bellucci.
21 Days to Baghdad (2003)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
Persons of Interest (2004)... Documentary...Dir. Alison Maclean and Tobias Perse.
Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004) ...1:50hrs.. Documentary... Dir. Michael Moore.
Uncovered: The War on Iraq (2004)...1:30hrs...Documentary...Dir. Robert Greenwald.
The Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of Fear (2004) 3hrs. Dir. Adam Curtis BBC TV Documentary
Syriana (2005)...2:06hrs...George Clooney, Matt Damon.
Sleeper Cell (2005)...10 hrs.... Showtime Mini-Series....
Alex Nesic, Blake Shields, Melissa Sagemiller.
The War Within (2005)...1:30 hrs....
Ayad Akhtar, Firdous Bamji, Nandana Sen.
Why We Fight (2005) ...1:40hrs....Documentary....Dir.
Eugene Jarecki
Workingman's Death (2005)...2:02hrs...Documentary...Dir. Michael Glawogger
Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers (2006)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
An Inconvenient Truth (2006)...1:40hrs....Documentary....Dir. Davis Guggenheim (Al Gore).
United 93 (2006)...1:33...
Christian Clemenson, Trish Gates, Polly Adams, Cheyenne Jackson
World Trade Center (2006)...2:10hrs...Nicolas Cage.
The Ground Truth: After the Killing Ends
(2006)...1:12hrs...Documentary...Dir. Patricia Foulkrod.
The One Percent (2006)... 80min...Documentary...Dir. Jamie Johnson.
 No End in Sight (2007)...2:25hrs...Documentary...Dir.
Charles Ferguson
Lions for Lambs (2007)...2hrs...Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Tom Cruise.
Rendition (2007)...2hrs...
Reese Witherspoon, Jake Gyllenhaal.
Loose Change: Final Cut (2007)....Documentary...1:20hrs. Dir. Dylan Avery
Standard Operating Procedure (2008)...2hrs...Documentary...Dir.
Errol Morris
Body of Lies (2008)...2hrs...Leonardo DiCaprio, Russell Crowe.
Traitor (2008)...1:54hrs...
Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce and Archie Panjabi.
W. (2008)...2:11hrs...
Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Banks, Richard Dreyfuss, James Cromwell, Scott Glenn.
Inside Guantanamo (2009)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
Camp Leatherneck (2010)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
Fair Game (2010)...1:48hrs...Naomi Watts, Sean Penn and Sonya Davison.
9/11: Day that Changed the World (2011)... Documentary...Smithsonian Channel...Netflix
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)...2:37hrs... , , .
Act of Valour (2012)...1:50hrs...
 , , 
Lone Survivor (2013)...2:01hrs... , , 
American Sniper (2014)...2:13...
, , 
Patriots Day (2016)...2:13hrs...
, , 

The Future...Utopia or Dystopia?
Things to Come (1936)...1:40hrs...Raymond Massey, Edward Chapman and Ralph Richardson.
Lost Horizon (1937)...2:12hrs...
Ronald Colman, Jane Wyatt and Edward Everett Horton
THX 1138 (1971)...1:26...Robert Duvall, Donald Pleasence and Don Pedro Colley.
Soylent Green (1973)...1:37hrs...Charlton Heston, Edward G. Robinson and
Leigh Taylor-Young.
Logan's Run (1976)...2hrs...
Michael York, Jenny Agutter and Richard Jordan.

Blade Runner (1982)...1:57hrs...Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer and Sean Young.
Terminator (1984)...1:47hrs, Terminator 2 (1991)...2:17hrs, Terminator 3 (2003)
...1:49, Terminator 4 (2009)...1:55hrs     Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn, Edward Furlong, Nick Stahl, Kristanna Loken, Christian Bale, Sam Worthington and Anton Yelchin.
Total Recall (1990)...1:53...Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sharon Stone and
Michael Ironside.

Twelve Monkeys (1995)...2:09hrs...Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe and Brad Pitt.
Judge Dredd (1995)...1:36hrs...
Sylvester Stallone, Armand Assante and Rob Schneider
Waterworld (1995)...2:15...Kevin Costner, Jeanne Tripplehorn and Dennis Hopper.
Gattaca (1997)...1:46hrs...
Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman and Jude Law.

Dark City (1998)...1:40hrs...Rufus Sewell, Kiefer Sutherland and Jennifer Connelly.
The Matrix (1999)...2:16hrs, The Matrix Reloaded (2003)...2:18hrs, The Matrix Revolutions (2003)...2:09hrs...Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne and Carrie-Anne Moss.
Bicentennial Man (1999)...2:12...Robin Williams, Embeth Davidtz and
Sam Neill.
The 6th Day (2000)...2:03hrs...Arnold Schwarzenegger, Michael Rapaport and Tony Goldwyn.
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)...2:26hrs...
Haley Joel Osment, Jude Law and Frances O'Connor.
Minority Reports (2002)...2:25hrs...
Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell and Samantha Morton.
The Day After Tomorrow (2004)...2:004hrs...
Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal and Emmy Rossum.
Godsend (2004)...1:42hrs...Robert De Niro, Greg Kinnear and
Rebecca Romijn.
I, Robot
(2004)...1:55hrs...Will Smith, Bridget Moynahan and Bruce Greenwood.
The Island (2005)...2:16hrs...Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor and
Djimon Hounsou.
Wall-E (2008)...1:38hrs...Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight and
Jeff Garlin.
Surrogates (2009)...1:29hrs...
Bruce Willis, Radha Mitchell and Ving Rhames.
2012 (2009)...1:58hrs...
John Cusack, Thandie Newton and Chiwetel Ejiofor.
Transcendent Man (2011)...1:23hrs...
Tom Abate, Hugo De Garis and Peter Diamandis.
In Time (2011)...1:49hrs...
Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried and Cillian Murphy.
Elysium (2013)...1:49hrs...
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MOTION PICTURES FOR AMERICAN GOVERNMENT & ECONOMICS.

AMERICAN GOVERNMENT (FIRST / SECOND NINE WEEKS)

The Media
Nothing Sacred (1937)...1:15... Fredric March, Carole Lombard.

Meet John Doe (1941)...2hs...Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck.
Citizen Kane (1942) ..2h..... Orson Wells.
The Hucksters (1947)...1:55...Clark Gable, Deborah Kerr.
Sweet Smell of Success (1957)...1:36...Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis.
A Face in the Crowd (1957)....2h....Andy Griffith & Patricia Neal.
Medium Cool (1969)...1:50...Robert Forster, Verna Bloom
The Parallax View (1974) ...Warren Beatty, Hume Cronyn, William Daniels.
The Front Page (1974)...1:45hrs...
Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Susan Sarandon.
All the President’s Men (1976) ...2:18.... Robert Redford, Dustin Hoffman.
Network (1976) ....2h....William Holding & Faye Dunaway.
The China Syndrome (1979) ...2:02.... Jane Fonda, Michael Douglas, Jack Lemmon.
The Year of Living Dangerously (1982) ...2hrs...Mel Gibson, Linda Hunt, Bembol Roco.
Under Fire...(1983) ...2hrs...Nick Nolte, Ed Harris, Gene Hackman.
The Killing Fields (1984)...2:20hs...Sam Waterston, Haing S. Ngor, John Malkovich.
Power (1986) ...1:41..... Richard Gere, Julie Christie.
The Pelican Brief (1993) ...2h... Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington. 
The Paper (1994)...1:52..Michael Keaton, Robert Duvall.
Up Close and Personal (1996) ...2:10...Robert Redford, Michelle.
Mad City (1997) ...2h .... John Travolta & Dustin Hoffman.
Wag the Dog (1998) ...2h... Dustin Hoffman, Robert De Niro.
The Insider (1999)...2:38...Russell Crowe, Al Pacino.
15 Minutes (2001)...2hs...Robert De Niro
Live From Baghdad (2002) ... 2hs...Michael Keaton, Helena Bonham Carter.
Good Night, and Good Luck.
(2005)...1:33hrs...David Strathairn, Robert Downey Jr., Patricia Clarkson.
Frost / Nixon (2008)...2:02hrs....
Frank Langella, Michael Sheen, Sam Rockwell, Kevin Bacon, Oliver Platt.
The Newsroom (2012)...TV Series (HBO)...Jeff Daniels
, , .
Truth (2015)...2:01hrs...
, , .
Spotlight (2015)...2:08hrs...
 , , 

Congress
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) ...2h ... James Stewart, Claude Rains
The Great McGinty (1940)...1:30...Brian Donlevy, Muriel Angelus
Advise and Consent (1962)...2:20hs...Henry Fonda, Charles Laughton.
The Best Man (1964) ....1:44.... Henry Fonda.
The Candidate (1972) ...2h..... Robert Redford.
The Seduction of Joe Tynan (1979)...1:50... Alan Alda, Barbara Harris
Being There (1979)...2:10... Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine
Tanner '88 (1988)...2hs...Michael Murphy, Pamela Reed
The Congress (1988)...1:30hrs...PBS Documentary...Dir. Ken Burns.
Bob Roberts (1992) ...1:40.... Tim Robins.
The Distinguished Gentleman (1992)......2h........Eddy Murphy
A Perfect Candidate (1996) ...1:45.... PBS Documentary...Oliver North.
Bulworth (1998) ...1:47.... Warren Beatty.
The Long Island Incident
(1998)...2hrs...Laurie Metcalf, Mackenzie Astin.
Casino Jack (2010)..2hrs...
Kevin Spacey, Barry Pepper and Jon Lovitz.
The Campaign (2012)...1:25hrs.
 Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis and Jason Sudeikis
House of Cards (2013-14)..TV Series (Netflix)...., , 

The Presidency
Wilson (1944)...2:34hrs...Alexander Knox, Ruth Nelson, Mary Anderson.
State of the Union (1948)...2:05hs...Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn.
Eleanor and Franklin /
 The White House Years... (1976/1977) ...4hrs / 3hrs... Jane Alexander, Edward Herrmann.
Ike (1979)...4:51hrs...Robert Duvall

Kennedy (1983) ...4:42hrs...Mini Series....Martin Sheen, John Shea, E.G. Marshall.
The War Room (1993) ...1:36...Documentary...George Stephanopoulos.
Dave (1993) ...1:45... Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver.
Truman (1995)...2:15hrs...
Gary Sinise, Diana Scarwid.
Nixon (1995) ....3:11...... Anthony Hopkins.
The American President (1995) ...2h.... Michael Douglas.
Primary Colors (1998) ...2:03.... John Travolta.
Running Mates (2000).....1:30......Tom Selleck
Path to War (2002) ...3:50...Michael Gambon, Donald Sutherland, Alec Baldwin
The Reagans (2003)...CBS Mini Series....3hrs....James Brolin, Judy Davis.
The Hunting of the President (2004)...1:30hrs...Documentary... Dir. Nicholas Perry & Harry Thomason
Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004) ...1:50hrs.. Documentary... Dir. Michael Moore.
Man of the Year (2006)...1:55 hrs.....
Robin Williams, Christopher Walken, Laura Linney.
Recount (2008)...2hrs....HBO...
Kevin Spacey, Tom Wilkinson, John Hurt, Laura Dern, Bruce Altman.
W. (2008)...2:11hrs...
Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Banks, Richard Dreyfuss, James Cromwell, Scott Glenn.
The Ides of March (2011)...1:41hrs...
Paul Giamatti, George Clooney and Philip Seymour Hoffman

Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013)...2:12hrs..., , 

Intelligence Agencies / Secrecy & Conspiracy (click to see more)
The Manchurian Candidate (1962) / (2004)...2:06/2:10...Frank Sinatra / Denzel Washington, Meryl Streep
Scorpio (1973) ...2h..... Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon.
3 Days of the Condor (1975) ..2h....Robert Redford.
J. Edgar Hoover (1987) ...2h..... Treat Williams.
CIA: The Secret Files (1992) .....3:20....Documentary  (A & E).
Sneakers (1992)...2:06hrs...
Robert Redford, Sidney Poitier, Dan Aykroyd.
In the Line of Fire
(1993)...2:08hrs...Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo.
Outbreak (1995)...2:07...Dustin Hoffman, Rene Russo, Morgan Freeman
The Secret Service (1995) .... 3:20 ....Documentary  (A&E)..... Dir. Benjamin Magliano.
Mission: Impossible (1996)...2h.....Tom Cruise.
Conspiracy Theory (1997)...2:10...Mel Gibson, Julia Roberts.
The Assignment (1997)...1:51hs...Aidan Quinn, Donald Sutherland, Ben Kingsley.
The Siege (1998) ...2hrs...Denzel Washington, Bruce Willis.
Enemy of the State (1998)...2:11...Will Smith, Gene Hackman, Jon Voight.
Mercury Rising (1998)...1:50...Bruce Willis, Alec Baldwin, Miko Hughes
Spy Game (2001)...2:10...Robert Redford, Brad Pitt.
Alias (2001-2006)... TV Series...20 Episodes per Season...
Jennifer Garner, Michael Vartan, Ron Rifkin, Victor Garber.
24 (2001–2010)...1hr x episode...TV Fox Series...Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub and Carlos Bernard
The Bourne Identity (2002) / The Bourne Supremacy (2004) / The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)...2hs....Matt Damon
Inside American Power: The Pentagon (2002)...National Geographic Documentary...Netflix
The Recruit (2003)...1:45...Al Pacino, Colin Farrell, Bridget Moynahan
The Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of Fear... (2004)...3hrs. Dir. Adam Curtis BBC TV Documentary
Why We Fight (2005) ...1:40hrs....Documentary....Dir. Eugene Jarecki
The Sentinel
(2006)...1:48hrs...Michael Douglas, Kiefer Sutherland, Eva Longoria, Kim Basinger.
The Good Shepherd (2006)... 2:40hrs...Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Alec Baldwin, Robert De Niro.
Shooter (2007)...2:04hrs...
Mark Wahlberg, Michael Peña, Danny Glover, Kate Mara.
Breach (2007)...1:50...
Chris Cooper,
Ryan Phillippe, Laura Linney.
The Company (2007)...4:30hrs. TNT Mini Series...Chris O'Donnell, Alfred Molina, Michael Keaton.
Loose Change: Final Cut (2007)....Documentary...1:20hrs. Dir. Dylan Avery
Standard Operating Procedure (2008)...2hrs...Documentary...Dir.
Errol Morris.
Vantage Point (2008)...1:30hrs...
Dennis Quaid, Matthew Fox, Forest Whitaker, William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver.
XIII: The Conspiracy (2008)...3hrs...TV Mini Series...
Stephen Dorff, Caterina Murino, Greg Bryk, Stephen McHattie.
Traitor (2008)...1:54hrs...
Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce and Archie Panjabi.
Secrets of the Secret Service (2009)...Documentary...Discovery Channel...Netflix
Fair Game (2010)...1:48hrs...
Naomi Watts, Sean Penn and Sonya Davison.
J. Edgar (2011)...2:17hrs...Leonardo DiCaprio, Armie Hammer and Naomi Watts.

Penitenciary System (click to see more)
The Big House (1930)... 1:30hs... Chester Morris, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone
Brute Force (1947) ...1:40...Burt Lancaster, Hume Cronyn
Cool Hand Luke (1967) ... 2h ... Paul Newman and George Kennedy
The Glass House (1972) ...2hs...Vic Morrow, Clu Gulager, Billy Dee Williams
Escape From Alcatraz (1979) ...1:50... Clint Eastwood, Patrick McGoohan, Roberts Blossom.
Brubaker (1980) ..2:12... Robert Redford.
The Shawshank Redemption (1994) ...2:20... Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton.
The Last Castle (2001)...2:11...Robert Redford, James Gandolfini.
Prison Break (2005-10)...1hr x episode...TV Fox Series...
Dominic Purcell, Wentworth Miller and Amaury Nolasco

The Law & The Judicial System (click to see more)
The Magnificent Yankee (1950)...1:30hrs...Louis Calhern, Ann Harding, Eduard Franz.

12 Angry Men (1957) / (1997)....2hs / 2hrs...... Henry Fonda / Jack Lemmon.
And Justice for All (1979) ...2h..... Al Pacino.
J. Edgar Hoover (1987) ...2h..... Treat Williams.
The Accused (1988) ...1:55... Kelly McGillis, Jodie Foster, Bernie Coulson.
Law and Order (1990-2012)...USA TV Series...1hr x Episode...
Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston, Jerry Orbach
A Few Good Men (1992)...2:18 hrs....
Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Demi Moore.
The Firm (1993) ... 2h...... Tom Cruise.
Trial by Jury (1994) ...1:47.... Joanne Whalley- Kilmer. 
The Juror (1996) ....2h..... Demi Moore.
The Long Island Incident
(1998)...2hrs...Laurie Metcalf, Mackenzie Astin.
U.S. Marshals
(1998)...2:11hrs...Tommy Lee Jones, Wesley Snipes, Robert Downey Jr..
Double Jeopardy (1999)...1:45hrs...
Tommy Lee Jones, Ashley Judd.
Changing Lines (2002)...1:40hs...Ben Affleck, Samuel L. Jackson.
High Crimes (2002)...1:55hrs...
Ashley Judd, Morgan Freeman.
Bowling for Columbine (2002)...2hs...Documentary.............Dir.....Michael Moore
Runaway Jury (2003) ...2hrs... Dustin Hoffman, Gene Hackman, John Cusack.
The Life of David Gale (2003)...2:11 hrs....Kevin Spacey, Kate Winslet, Laura Linney.
J. Edgar (2011)...2:17hrs...
Leonardo DiCaprio, Armie Hammer and Naomi Watts.

State & Local Government
All the King's Men (1949) (2006)...Broderick Crawford /
Sean Penn, Jude Law, Anthony Hopkins.
The Last Hurrah (1958)...2hs...Spencer Tracy.
Ada (1961)...1:50hrs...
Susan Hayward, Dean Martin, Wilfrid Hyde-White.
Backdraft (1991) ...2:12hs... Kurt Russell, William Baldwin, Robert De Niro, Donald Sutherland.
City Hall (1996) ...1:41.... Al Pacino.
Night Falls on Manhattan (1997)...1:55hrs...Andy Garcia, Ian Holm, James Gandolfini, Richard Dreyfuss.
Rudy: The Rudy Giuliani Story (2003) ...2hs...James Woods, Penelope Ann Miller.
S.W.A.T. (2003)...2hs...Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Farrell, Michelle Rodriguez.
Ladder 49 (2004)...1:55hrs...
Joaquin Phoenix, John Travolta, Jacinda Barrett.
Chicagoland (2014)...TV Series CNN...1 hr x Episode..
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ECONOMICS (THIRD & FORTH NINE WEEKS)

Money, Businesses, and Power
Greed (1924)...2hrs..Zasu Pitts, Gibson Gowland (Silent).
The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)...2hrs...Lana Turner, Kirk Douglas, Walter Pidgeon.
Executive Suite (1954)...1:45...William Holden, Barbara Stanwyck.
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)...1:35...Tony Randall, Jayne Mansfield.

The Apartment (1960)...2:05hrs...Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine.
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (1967)...2:05...Robert Morse, Michele Lee.
Network (1976) ...2h... William Holding, Faye Dunaway. 
Trading Places (1983) .....2h..... Dan Aykroyd, Eddie Murphy.
Silkwood (1983) ..2:11..... Meryl Streep, Kurt Russell.
In the Company of Men (1987)...1:33...Aaron Eckhart, Stacy Edwards.
Working Girl (1988)...1:50hrs...Harrison Ford, Sigourney Weaver.
Roger & Me (1989)...1:30...Documentary.... Dir. Michael Moore.
How to Get Ahead in Advertising (1989)...1:35...Richard E. Grant, Rachel Ward
The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990)...2:05...Tom Hanks, Bruce Willis.
A Shock to the System (1990)...1:30...Michael Caine, Elizabeth McGovern.
Deadly Deception: General Electric, Nuclear Weapons and Our Environment (1991)...30 min...Documentary
Glengarry Glen Ross (1992) ...1:40.... Al Pacino, Jack Lemmon.
Barbarians at the Gate (1993) ...1:47..... James Garner, Jonathan Pryce.
The Firm (1993)..2:34hrs...Tom Cruise, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Gene Hackman, Ed Harris.
Disclosure (1994) .....2:09.... Michael Douglas, Demi Moore.
The Net (1995)...1:55hrs...Sandra Bullock, Jeremy Northam.
On Deadly Ground (1994) ...1:42... Michael Caine, Steven Seagal.
The Insider (1999)...2:38...Russell Crowe, Al Pacino.
Antitrust (2001)...1:50hrs...Ryan Phillippe, Rachael Leigh Cook, Claire Forlani, Tim Robbins.
The Corporation (2003)...2:25hrs....Documentary.......Dir.
Jennifer Abbott and Mark Achbar.
Pursued (2004)....1:35hrs...
Christian Slater, Gil Bellows, Estella Warren.
The One Percent (2006)... 80min...Documentary...Dir. Jamie Johnson.
The Power of Choice. The Life and Ideas of Milton Friedman. (2007)...1:30hrs...PBS Documentary...By Katherine Anderson.
Michael Clayton (2007)...2hrs...George Clooney, Tom Wilinson, Tilda Swinton, Sydney Pollack.
Sicko (2007)...2:03hrs...Documentary....Dir.
Michael Moore
The International (2009)...1:58hrs...Clive Owen, Naomi Watts, Armin Mueller-Stahl.
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)...2:13 hrs...
Michael Douglas, Shia LaBeouf.
The Company Men (2010)...1:49hrs...
Ben Affleck, Tommy Lee Jones, Kevin Cosner, Chris Cooper.
Margin Call (2011)..2hrs...
Kevin Spacey, Paul Bettany and Jeremy Irons.
Too Big to Fail (2011)...HBO Film (2hrs)...
James Woods, John Heard and William Hurt.
Jobs (2013)...2:08hrs...
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Joy (2015)...2hrs...
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Steve Jobs (2015)...2:02hrs...
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The Big Short (2015)...2hrs... , , .
The Wizard of Lies (2017)...2:13hrs... , , .

Workers and Unions
Black Fury (1935)...1:35...Paul Muni.
The Fountainhead (1949)...1:53...Gary Cooper, Patricia Neal, Raymond Massey.

On the Waterfront (1954) .. 2h .. Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Steiger.
Salt of the Earth (1954)...1:33...Juan Chacon, Rosaura Revueltas.
Edge of the City (1957)...1:26...John Cassavetes, Sidney Poitier.
Harlan County, U.S.A. (1976)...Documentary...1:43... Dir. Barbara Kopple.
F.I.S.T. (1978)...2:26...Sylvester Stallone, Rod Steiger, Peter Boyle
Blue Collar (1978)...1:55... Richard Pryor, Harvey Keitel
Norma Rae (1979) ....2h... Sally Field, Ron Leibman.
Lost in America (1985)...1:30... Albert Brooks, Julie Hagerty.
Matewan (1987) ...2h..... James Earl Jones.
American Dream (1991) ... Documentary...1:40.... Dir. Barbara Kopple.
Hoffa (1992) ...2:20.... Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito.
Falling Down (1993)......2h......Michael Douglas & Robert Duvall.
Office Space (1999)...1:30...Ron Livingston, Jennifer Aniston.
North Country (2005)...2:06hrs...
Charlize Theron, Elle Peterson, Thomas Curtis, Frances McDormand.
The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)...1:57hrs...
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The Stock Market
Wall Street (1987) .....2:06.... Michael Douglas, Charlie Sheen.
Boiler Room (2000) ...2hs... Giovanni Ribisi & Ben Affleck.
The Great Game: The Story of Wall Street (2000)....1:30hrs...NBC Documentary.
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)...2:13hrs...
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The Big Short (2015),,,2:10hrs... , , 

Farmers
Northern Lights (1978)...1:25hs... Rob Nilsson, John Hanson.
Country (1984)...1:50hs... Jessica Lange, Sam Shepard.
The River (1984)...2:02hs... Mel Gibson, Sissy Spacek.
Places in the Heart (1984)...1:55hs... Sally Field, Danny Glover.
Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern (1996)...1:28hs...Documentary.
A Thousand Acres (1997)...1:41hs... Michelle Pfeiffer, Jessica Lange.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

==> Click for Films about Philosophy & Religion:
http://www.philfilms.utm.edu/2/filmlist.h 
http://www.philfilms.utm.edu/  
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Films_about_religion &
http://theotherjournal.com/filmwell/2010/02/17/religion-in-film-a-list-of-films-for-the-religious-studies-classroom/   <==

 

 

 

FILM ANALYSIS FORM

Hialeah High
World History
Mr. Diaz class (413)

Student Name:_____________________________________        Period:____    Date:______

FILM ANALYSIS


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Final Grade: 20-18= A; 17-16= B; 15-14= C; 13-12= D