Tag: 1910s

Peking Opera Blues (1986) 7.3

Peking Opera Blues (1986)

Storyline:The movie is set in chaotic 1920's China, when warlords fought each other for power while Sun Yat-Sen's underground movement tried to establish a democratic republic. The movie tells the story of three young...

The Second Time Around (1961) 6.6

The Second Time Around (1961)

Storyline:In 1911, a widow with two children leaves New York City for territorial Arizona and becomes a ranch hand and later gets herself elected sheriff. A gambler and a rancher become rivals for her affections.User ...

Titanic (1953) 7

Titanic (1953)

Storyline:Unhappily married and uncomfortable with life among the British upper crust, Julia Sturges takes her two children and boards the Titanic for America. Her husband Richard also arranges passage on the doomed l...

The Aristocats (1970) 7.1

The Aristocats (1970)

Storyline:Retired opera star Adelaide Bonfamille enjoys the good life in her Paris villa with even classier cat Duchess and three kittens: pianist Berlioz, painter Toulouse and sanctimonious Marie. When loyal butler E...

Vincere (2009) 6.9

Vincere (2009)

Storyline:The story of Ida Dalser, who fell in love with the future Italian Fascist leader, Benito Mussolini, supported him while he was unemployed in the early 1910s, and married him, presumably around 1914. She bore...

The Water Diviner (2014) 7

The Water Diviner (2014)

Storyline:An Australian man travels to Turkey after the Battle of Gallipoli to try and locate his three missing sons reported missing in action, where he forges a relationship with the beautiful Turkish woman who owns...

The 39 Steps (TV Movie 2008) 6.4

The 39 Steps (TV Movie 2008)

Storyline:Richard Hannay, a mining engineer on holiday from the African colonies, finds London socialite life terribly dull. Yet it's more than he bargained for when secret agent, Scudder, bursts into his room and ent...

The Man Who Saved Christmas (TV Movie 2002) 6.6

The Man Who Saved Christmas (TV Movie 2002)

Storyline:Although their own father, bank Charles, refuses them a loan to start a novelty American toys company to rival the established German import, the brothers A.C. and Frank succeed, especially with constructive...

The Winslow Boy (1999) 6.8

The Winslow Boy (1999)

Storyline:Early 20th century England: while toasting his daughter Catherine's engagement, Arthur Winslow learns the royal naval academy expelled his 14-year-old son, Ronnie, for stealing five shillings. Father asks so...

All I Desire (1953) 7.4

All I Desire (1953)

Storyline:In 1910, a wayward mother re-visits the family she deserted.User Reviews:

The Iceman Cometh (1973) 6.5

The Iceman Cometh (1973)

Storyline:Set in 1912, the entire film takes place inside a dive bar named The Last Chance Saloon, where its destitute patrons eagerly await the arrival of Hickey, who arrives annually and props everyone up with free ...

The Winslow Boy (1948) 7.1

The Winslow Boy (1948)

Storyline:In pre-WW1 England, a youngster is expelled from a naval academy over a petty theft, but his parents raise a political furor by demanding a trial.User Reviews:

1917 (2019) 8.1

1917 (2019)

Storyline:At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message t...

The Trench (1999) 5.7

The Trench (1999)

Storyline:The Trench tells the story of a group of young British soldiers on the eve of the Battle of the Somme in the summer of 1916, the worst defeat in British military history. Against this ill-fated backdrop, the...

Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965) 6.9

Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965)

Storyline:Star studded comedy about a early 20th century air race from Britain to France.User Reviews: So STRANGE that I get to write a first review of this movie. This movie, short handed to TMMTFM, is so much fun t...

When the Whales Came (1989) 6.7

When the Whales Came (1989)

Storyline:A pair of children befriend an eccentric old man, who lives isolated on the far shore of their island home. But it turns out that the old man knows a terrible secret about the island and the whales who somet...

Dersu Uzala (1975) 8.2

Dersu Uzala (1975)

Storyline:A military explorer meets and befriends a Goldi man in Russia’s unmapped forests. A deep and abiding bond evolves between the two men, one civilized in the usual sense, the other at home in the glacial Siber...

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché (2018) 7.0

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché (2018)

Storyline:The epic life story of Alice Guy-Blaché (1873-1968), a French screenwriter, director and producer, true pioneer of cinema, the first person who made a narrative fiction film; author of hundreds of movies, bu...

The Good Earth (1937) 5.8

The Good Earth (1937)

Storyline:The story follows Wang Lung (Paul Muni), a humble farmer, who makes an arranged marriage to a slave, O-Lan (Luise Rainer). The couple's great struggle is to procure--and then, against withering odds, keep--a...

An Inspector Calls (2015) 7.6

An Inspector Calls (2015)

Storyline:Northern England, 1912. The dinner of a wealthy family is interrupted by Inspector Goole, who only announces that a young woman has committed suicide. Then, he simply asks everyone present, one by one, if th...

Call of Heroes (2016) 6.4

Call of Heroes (2016)

Storyline:During the warlords era in China, a village located in rural area called Pucheng fell into dangerous situation when its government allocated all its military force to the front line, the cruel commandant Cao...

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945) 7.9

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945)

Storyline:In Brooklyn circa 1900, the Nolans manage to enjoy life on pennies despite great poverty and Papa's alcoholism. We come to know these people well through big and little troubles: Aunt Sissy's scandalous succ...

Titanic (1943) 6.3

Titanic (1943)

Storyline:Building the Titanic has been a huge financial effort, and White Star Line president Ismay wants her maiden voyage to hit the headlines. He urges Captain Smith to make the fastest possible crossing to New Yo...

The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015) – IMDb 7.2

The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015) – IMDb

Storyline:In the 1910s, Srinivasa Ramanujan is a man of boundless intelligence that even the abject poverty of his home in Madras, India, cannot crush. Eventually, his stellar intelligence in mathematics and his bound...