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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, lawsuit, society, rivalry, child, pregnancy, money, children, pregnant woman, father daughter relationship, human, daughter, woman, mother daughter relationship, pharmacist, pharmacy, driving, car driving ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s

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Duration: 115 min.
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Style: captivating, thought provoking, based on true events
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The Current War (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Russia, UK
Duration: 108 min.
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Plot: inventor, electricity, science and technology, genius, technology, science, discovery, invention, rivalry, machine, historical character, ambition ...
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Longitude (2000)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 250 min.
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The Viceroys (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, Spain, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: captivating, psychological, atmospheric, epic, serious ...
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Time: 1900s, 1910s, 19th century, 20th century, year 1912 ...
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Cyrano, My Love (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: December 1897, Paris. Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already two children and a lot of anxieties. He has not written anything for two years. In desperation, he offers the great Constant Coquelin a new play, a heroic comedy, in verse, for the ...
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Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: paris france, france
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Measuring the World (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, Austria
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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Plot: inventions and discoveries, scientist, explorer, mathematics, science, exploration, society, mathematician, friendship, rivalry, naturalist, barefoot male ...
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A look at the final days in the life of playwright William Shakespeare.
Style: captivating, tense, touching, psychological, based on true events
Plot: british history, father daughter relationship, historical figure, fictional biography, family secret, family secrets, playwright, retirement, husband wife relationship, church, shakespeare, society ...
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Genre: Drama, History
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Duration: 124 min.
Story: A chronicle of the events that led to the founding of the Chinese Communist Party.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, factual
Plot: politics, revolution, head of state, state affairs, society, social differences, rebellion, communist party, patriotism, rivalry, military uniform, chinese history ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1910s, 20s
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125 Years Memory (2015)
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Duration: 132 min.
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Style: serious, touching, psychological, captivating
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Like Normal People (1979)
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Duration: 97 min.
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Style: psychological, suspense, thought provoking, romantic, twists and turns
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Style: captivating, serious, realistic, epic, bleak
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Duration: 113 min.
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