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Carl & Bertha (2011)
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Carl & Bertha (2011)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Carl & Bertha tells the story of Carl and Bertha Benz. Carl Benz invented the first patented motor car but he did not get much recognition until his wife undertook the historic first road trip by car from Mannheim to Pforzheim with the Benz Patent-Motorwagen No. 3 in August 1888.
Style: captivating, psychological, inspirational, factual, based on true events
Plot: inventor, invention, husband wife relationship, car, love, wedding, investor, son, rivalry, society, children, money, pregnancy, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, pregnant woman, woman, child, pharmacist, daughter, driving, pharmacy, employee, dowry, employer ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s, 1880s

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The Viceroys (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
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Measuring the World (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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Duration: 119 min.
Story: Germany in the early 19th century. "Die Vermessung der Welt" follows the two brilliant and eccentric scientists Alexander von Humboldt and Carl Friedrich Gauss on their life paths.
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The Current War (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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Duration: 102 min.
Story: Electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse compete to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people.
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Cyrano, My Love (2018)
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Style: captivating, disturbing, thought provoking, inspirational, atmospheric
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