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TOP 10 movies tagged as begins with historical notes: Bridge of Spies (2015), Black Site (2018), Is Paris Burning? (1966), Wrong Turn 5: Bloodlines (2012), The Cheap Detective (1978), Fallen (2016), The Death of Stalin (2017), Travelling Salesman (2012), Darkest Hour (2017), Fallen (2006).

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 7.6
 312K
Bridge of Spies (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, India, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers' only hope is New York lawyer James Donovan, recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate ...
Style: suspense, political, realistic, tricky, intense ...
Plot: lawyer, cold war, espionage, spy, cia, berlin wall, negotiation, justice, soviet spy, court, border crossing, rescue ...
Time: 60s, year 1957, year 1960, 50s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, east germany, ussr, west germany, brooklyn new york city ...
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 3.8
 1K
Black Site (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 80's inspired John Carpenteresque Action. A young woman is forced to push past her worst fears and battle to deport an ancient entity back to where it came from. Set inside an underground military base known as The Artemis Black Site, the movie ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: fear, survival, entity, mythology, ancient, creature, military base, humvee, sword fight, mission, chase, violence ...
Time: year 1997
Place: england
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The Day of the Siege: September Eleven 1683 (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Poland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Storyline: In the summer of 1683, 300 000 Ottoman Empire's warriors begin the siege of Vienna. City's fall, will open way to conquer the Europe. The Sept 11 is the day of main battle between Polish cavalry under the King Jan III Sobieski ...
Style: exciting, bleak, serious, epic, realistic ...
Plot: siege, military, battles, head of state, state affairs, escapades, adventure, isolation, against humanity, wartime life, religions or cults, heroes ...
Time: 17th century
Place: ottoman empire, poland, europe, austria, vienna
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Is Paris Burning? (1966)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: The title is Adolf Hitler's question to his chief of staff Alfred Jodl on the eve of the liberation of Paris (August 25): the military governor of Paris, General Dietrich von Choltitz, had been ordered to destroy Paris rather than let it fall ...
Style: harsh, factual, suspense, tense, serious ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, french resistance, war, resistance, moral ambiguity, moral dilemma, totalitarianism, rescue, wartime life, against the odds, insubordination ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: france, paris france, europe, germany, warsaw poland
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Wrong Turn 5: Bloodlines (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A small West Virginia town is hosting the legendary Mountain Man Festival on Halloween, where throngs of costumed party goers gather for a wild night of music and mischief. But an inbred family of hillbilly cannibals kill the fun when they trick and ...
Style: scary, slasher, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cannibal, cannibalism, survival, strong violent content, forest, violence spree, halloween, small town, psychopath, characters killed one by one, isolation, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: west virginia, usa
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The Cheap Detective (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Spoofing the entire 1940s detective genre, and his own performances as a bumbling private detective, Peter Falk plays Lou Pekinpaugh, a San Francisco private detective accused of murdering his partner at the instigation of his mistress, the ...
Style: parody, funny, humorous, sexy, clever ...
Plot: private detective, world war two, nazi, murder, femme fatale, death, organized crime, revenge, culture clash, police investigation, solitude, writers ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1940, year 1939, 70s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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 5.3
 15K
Fallen (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lucinda Price is sent to a reform academy under the assumption that she has killed a boy. There, she meets two mysterious boys, Cam and Daniel, to whom she feels drawn to both. But as the love triangle unfurls, it is Daniel that Luce cannot keep ...
Style: exciting, touching, captivating, sentimental, gothic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: fallen angel, teenager, reform school, fall in love, love, love and romance, lucifer, couples, guardian angel, teenage life, reincarnation, gargoyle ...
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The Death of Stalin (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Belgium, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When tyrannical dictator Joseph Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish Georgy Malenkov, the wily Nikita Khrushchev and Lavrenti Beria ...
Style: satirical, parody, political, surreal, sexy ...
Plot: satire, political satire, death, dictator, power struggle, repression, chaos, funeral, world war two, totalitarian regime, politics, communism ...
Time: year 1953, 50s, year 1956, year 1964, year 1949
Place: russia, ussr, siberia, moscow russia
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Travelling Salesman (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Four mathematicians are gathered and meet with a top official of the United States Department of Defense. After some discussion, the group agrees that they must be wary with whom to trust and control their solution. The official offers them a reward ...
Style: tense, suspense, unusual plot structure, contemplative, weird
Plot: mathematics, mathematician, genius, conspiracy, science, government, hacking, fictional war, espionage, mysterious man, paranoia, professor ...
Time: year 1956
Place: china
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 7.4
 203K
Darkest Hour (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA, China
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with ...
Style: political, serious, realistic, suspense, inspirational ...
Audience: date night
Plot: world war two, british history, prime minister, politics, winston churchill, leadership, british empire, decision, choice, british prime minister, british politics, leader ...
Time: year 1940, 1940s
Place: england, united kingdom, dunkirk, britain, london ...
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 6.4
 4K
Fallen (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: For high schooler Aaron Corbett, turning 18 means becoming not just a man but a nephilim, too -- half human, half angel, with supernatural abilities.
Style: suspenseful, touching, sentimental, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: angel, fallen angel, life turned upside down, supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural ability, heroes, young heroes, self discovery, foreknowledge, chosen one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky takes his first tenuous steps into adulthood while remaining a reluctant human ally of Autobot-leader Optimus Prime. The film centers around the space race between the USSR and the USA, suggesting there was a hidden Transformers role in ...
Style: exciting, heroic, absurd, humorous, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, robot, alien invasion, transforming robot, alien, good versus evil, giant robots, transformation, technology, alien planet, benign alien, fight ...
Time: 21st century, year 1969, contemporary, 60s, year 1961 ...
Place: washington d.c., wisconsin, egypt, pentagon, north america ...
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Operation Avalanche (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1967, four undercover CIA agents were sent to NASA posing as a documentary film crew. What they discovered led to one of the biggest conspiracies in American history.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, surprise ending, tense ...
Plot: found footage, nasa, secret agents, stalking, spy, mission, cold war, secret mission, friendship, investigation, lie, deception ...
Time: 60s, year 1968, year 1967, year 1965
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A Most Wanted Man (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg and becomes a person of interest for a covert government team which tracks the movements of potential terrorists.
Style: bleak, thought provoking, tense, clever, political ...
Plot: espionage, spy, terrorism, intelligence, surveillance, secret service, investigation, islam, betrayal, manipulation, who to trust, character study ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: hamburg germany, germany, berlin germany, middle east
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 3.6
 1K
MindGamers (2015)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of young bio-engineers discover they can use quantum physics to transfer motor-skills between human brains. Believing this to be a first step towards a new intellectual freedom, they freely distribute the technology. But as the mysterious ...
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, futuristic, tense ...
Plot: mind control, virtual reality, lab rat, science runs amok, scientific experiment, human experiment, hi-tech, technology, experiment, science, mind, schizophrenia ...
Time: year 2002
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 5.8
 11K
The Duel (2016)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Texas Ranger investigates a series of unexplained deaths in a town called Helena.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: murder, texas ranger, hunting, husband wife relationship, violence, gunfight, small western town, civil war, snake, knife fight, horse, death ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa, austin texas
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Buck and the Preacher (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A wagon master and a con-man preacher help freed slaves dogged by cheap-labor agents out West.
Style: semi serious, realistic
Plot: lgbt, gangsters, black history, civil war, con artists, preacher, old west, interracial relations, buddies, fugitives, heroes, gang ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: louisiana, usa
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 4.6
 25K
The Pyramid (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Morocco, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of U.S. archaeologists unearths an ancient pyramid buried deep beneath the Egyptian desert. As they search the pyramid's depths, they become hopelessly lost in its dark and endless catacombs. Searching for a way out, they become ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, intense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, found footage, supernatural, pyramid, death, archaeologist, archeological dig, archaeology, egyptian mythology, survival, characters killed one by one, egyptology ...
Time: contemporary, year 2013, 21st century
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
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 6.4
 93K
Monsters (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Six years ago NASA discovered the possibility of alien life within our solar system. A probe was launched to collect samples, but crashed upon re-entry over Central America. Soon after, new life forms began to appear and half of Mexico was ...
Style: suspense, stylized, breathtaking, futuristic, meditative ...
Audience: date night
Plot: monster, alien, alien invasion, distopia, post apocalypse, infected, alien encounter, quarantine, end of the world, jungle, apocalypse, military ...
Time: future
Place: mexico, central america, austin texas, latin america, usa
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 6.3
 83K
Centurion (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Britain, A.D. 117. Quintus Dias, the sole survivor of a Pictish raid on a Roman frontier fort, marches north with General Virilus' legendary Ninth Legion, under orders to wipe the Picts from the face of the Earth and destroy their leader, ...
Style: brutal, stylized, epic, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient rome, roman, ancient history, roman empire, adventure, soldier, roman soldier, survival, fight, legion, medieval, war ...
Time: middle ages
Place: rome italy, england, scotland, britain, europe
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 7.0
 42K
Bobby (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1968 the lives of a retired doorman, hotel manager, lounge singer, busboy, beautician and others intersect in the wake of Robert F. Kennedy's assassination at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.
Style: political, realistic, intense, light, melancholic ...
Plot: politics, hotel, corruption, senator, assassination, brutality, relationships, racial slur, redemption, honest, reporter, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: los angeles, california, washington d.c., texas, usa ...
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Shadow People (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A radio talk show host unravels a conspiracy about encounters with mysterious beings known as The Shadow People and their role in the unexplained deaths of several hundred victims in the 1980s.
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: supernatural, mystery, mysterious character, uncover truth, life is a bitch, listener, dishonesty, radio dj, paralysis, down on your luck, small town, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2008, year 1979
Place: usa, cambodia, kentucky
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 7.8
 7K
Borgia (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Germany, Italy, Czech Republic
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Borgia is a French-German-Czech historical drama television series created by Tom Fontana. The show recounts the Borgia family's rise to power and subsequent domination of the Papal States during the Renaissance. Borgia debuted in Italy via ...
Style: family saga, realistic, captivating, rough, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: renaissance, european history, political intrigue, church, italian history, brother sister sex, historical character, leonardo da vinci, power struggle, ambition, politics, clergy ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 15th century
Place: rome italy, italy, vatican, naples italy, europe ...
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 4.5
 4K
Eloise (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four friends break into an abandoned insane asylum in search of a death certificate which will grant one of them a large inheritance. However, finding it soon becomes the least of their worries in a place haunted by dark memories.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, time travel, haunted, mad doctor, missing person, brutality, torture, little girl, supernatural, trapped, inheritance ...
Time: year 1982
Place: michigan
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 6.6
 57K
Macbeth (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Feature film adaptation of Shakespeare's Scottish play about General Macbeth whose ambitious wife urges him to use wicked means in order to gain power of the throne over the sitting king, Duncan.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, stylized, brutal, psychological ...
Plot: shakespeare, medieval, ambition, betrayal, murder, throne, crown, witch, insanity, brutality, prophecy, kingdom ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century, 70s, 1930s
Place: scotland, california, europe
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 5.3
 15K
Infini (2015)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A search and rescue team are transported through deep space to a distant mining colony to save the sole survivor of a biological outbreak. During their mission, they find a lethal weapon which is set to arrive on Earth within the hour.
Style: suspense, futuristic, intense, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: space travel, military, survival, insanity, alien, death, rescue, virus, mind control, plague, rescue mission, mutation ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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 7.3
 4K
Path to War (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: From director John Frankenheimer ('The Manchurian Candidate') comes this powerful drama of soaring ambition and shattered dreams that takes a provocative insider's look at the way our country goes to war--as seen from inside the LBJ ...
Style: serious, tense, political, realistic, cult film
Plot: vietnam war, politics, political corruption, military, state affairs, campaign, heroes, head of state, assassination attempt, idealism, political unrest, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968, year 1966
Place: vietnam, asia, pentagon, saigon, texas
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The Flowers of War (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A Westerner finds refuge with a group of women in a church during Japan's rape of Nanking in 1937. Posing as a priest, he attempts to lead the women to safety.
Style: emotional, realistic, harsh, touching, brutal ...
Plot: world war two, atrocity, japanese occupation of china, prostitution, suffering, war, sino japanese war, prostitute, holocaust, wartime, survival, brothel ...
Time: year 1937, 1930s, 20th century
Place: china, asia, germany, japan
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The Numbers Station (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Belgium, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the moral values of a longtime wetwork black ops agent is tested during his last operation, he receives an unfavorable psych evaluation. Now he is given a break and a seemingly uncomplicated assignment of simply protecting the security of a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, hitman, survival, adaptation, happy ending, secret service, vengeance, assassination, betrayal, plot twist, twists and turns, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, new jersey, nevada, usa
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 7.2
 49K
Anthropoid (2016)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In December 1941, Czech soldier Jozef Gabčík and Jan Kubiš parachute into their occupied homeland to assassinate Nazi officer Reinhard Heydrich
Style: factual, clever, emotional, realistic, social ...
Plot: nazi, world war two, conspiracy, assassination, nazi occupation, betrayal, torture, gestapo, third reich, friendship between men, suspicion, repression ...
Time: 1940s, year 1938, 1930s, year 1942
Place: prague, germany, berlin germany, israel, england ...
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