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Colette

Colette is pushed by her husband to write novels under his name. Upon their success, she fights to make her talents known, challenging gender norms. Read More

First Man

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969. Read More

Shock and Awe

A group of journalists covering George Bush's planned invasion of Iraq in 2003 are skeptical of the president's claim that Saddam Hussein has "weapons of mass destruction."Read More

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

A writer forms an unexpected bond with the residents of Guernsey Island in the aftermath of World War II when she decides to write a book about their experiences during the war. Read More

Backstabbing for Beginners

A young program coordinator at the United Nations stumbles upon a conspiracy involving Iraq's oil reserves.Read More

Morine

The year is 620 A.D., North Lebanon. Living with God is men’s privilege and the most unreachable women’s right. Stubborn as she is, the 20-year-old revolutionary girl breaks the rules and endures all the consequences.Read More

Le retour du heros

Elisabeth est droite, sérieuse et honnête. Le capitaine Neuville est lâche, fourbe et sans scrupules. Elle le déteste. Il la méprise. Mais en faisant de lui un héros d'opérette, elle est devenue, malgré elle, responsable d'une imposture qui va très vite la dépasser…Read More

The 15:17 to Paris

Three Americans discover a terrorist plot aboard a train while in France. Read More

The Death of Stalin

Follows the Soviet dictator's last days and depicts the chaos of the regime after his death.Read More

The Post

Katharine Graham is the first female publisher of a major American newspaper -- The Washington Post. With help from editor Ben Bradlee, Graham races to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spans three decades and four U.S. presidents. Together, they must overcome their differences as they risk their careers -- and very freedom -- to help bring long-buried truths to light.Read More