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In the King of Prussia (1983)
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In the King of Prussia
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dramatization of the trial of Christian anti-war activists, known collectively as the "Plowshares Eight". In September 1980, they broke into a General Electric weapons plant in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, and in an act of protest against nuclear proliferation, poured vials of their own blood onto secret missle plans, burned other files, and damaged nosecones intended for nuclear missles. The direct-to-video production is intercut with clips from actual news coverage of the trial. The "Plowshares Eight" portray themselves in the production, and after taping was complete, reported to court for their imprisonment.
Plot: nuclear war, anti war, protest, pacifist, courtroom
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Silenced
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South Korea
125 min.
 8.0
Special Bulletin
Drama
USA
103 min.
 7.7
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Story: Set against the panoramic backdrop of war-torn Egypt, director Youssef Chahine tells a highly personal tale of love and determination. Amid the poverty, death and suffering caused by World War II, 18 year-old Yehia, retreats into a private world of ...
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Thou Shalt Not Kill
Genre: Drama, War
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The Post
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Style: based on true events
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Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous ...
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Nothing to Report
Genre: Drama, War
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Land of the Blind
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In the Shadows of the City
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Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight
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The Death of Richie
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Her Final Fury: Betty Broderick, the Last Chapter
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Resurrection Trial
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
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Style: christian film
Plot: doubt, atheism, trial, testimony, christianity, religion, faith, lawyer, courtroom, prosecutor
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Without Her Consent
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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R.P.M.
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Plot: college, protest, sociologist, sociology, revolution, female nudity
Time: 1960s
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