Green Book

Green Book, 2018 film starring  Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali and Linda Cardellini.  Powerful story of a friendship that began in the midst of severe racism in the early 60’s. An Italian-American bouncer…

6 Days

6 Days, 2017 film starring Jamie Bell, Mark Strong and Abbie Cornish.  The 1980 hostage taking at the Iranian Embassy in Princes Gate, London. April 1980, armed gunmen stormed the Iranian Embassy in…

42

42, The True Story Of An American Legend, 2013 film starring  Chadwick Boseman, Harrison Ford and Nicole Beharie.  Excellent re-telling of a legend. This is the true story of how Jackie Robinson, in…

Frost / Nixon

Frost / Nixon, 2008 film starring  Frank Langella, Michael Sheen, Kevin Bacon and Sam Rockwell.  The interview that shook America between British talk show host David Frost and disgraced former president Richard Nixon. For three…

LBJ

LBJ, 2016 film starring Woody Harrelson, Michael Stahl-David, Richard Jenkins and Jennifer Jason Leigh.  The sixties civil rights struggle from the White House side of things. Lyndon B. Johnson (Harrelson) is the focus of the film…

Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor, 2001 film starring  Ben Affleck, Kate Beckinsale, Josh Hartnett and Alec Baldwin.  Visually stunning recreation of the day that went down in infamy. This film follows two life long friends, Rafe (Affleck) and…

Schindler’s List

Schindler’s List, 1993 film starring  Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes and Ben Kingsley.  The film that showed us in detail the dark side of the Nazi regime and without doubt the best film recounting…

Thirteen Days

Thirteen Days, 2000 film starring  Kevin Costner, Bruce Greenwood and Steven Culp.  Powerful film showing how the Kennedy’s avoided world war three in 1962. After a U2’s flight over Cuba in 1962 reveals…

First Man

First Man, 2018 film starring  Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke and Kyle Chandler.  Very hard hitting look at the man, the men and the wives of the early space program. Factual look at…

Argo

Argo, 2012 film starring Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, John Goodman and Alan Arkin.  One of the most watched hostage takings of all time! In 1979, the American embassy in Iran was invaded by Iranian…

Defiance

Defiance, 2008 film starring  Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber and Jamie Bell.  Very hard hitting tale of survival from Hitler’s obsession at mass genocide to the Jews. After losing their family and home to…

Selma

Selma, 2014 film starring David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo and Tim Roth .  True tale of a dark time in the US history. This is the story (true) of how Martin Luther King Jr campaigned…