Tag: bombing

Rescue Dawn (2006) 7.3

Rescue Dawn (2006)

Storyline:In 1965, while bombing Laos in a classified mission, the propeller plane of the German-American US Navy pilot Dieter Dengler is hit and crashes in the jungle. Dieter is arrested by the peasants, tortured by ...

Dead Reckoning (2020) 7.4

Dead Reckoning (2020)

Storyline:During a picturesque summer on the Nantucket coast, Niko and Tillie are living the dream of a summer romance. However, when Niko's terrorist brother comes to the United States, Niko must pit himself against ...

"Tutankhamun" Episode #1.2 (TV Episode 2016) 7.8

"Tutankhamun" Episode #1.2 (TV Episode 2016)

Storyline:In 1918, the war over, Carter is released from the army and resumes his search for Tutankhamun's tomb, re-encountering Maggie who provides a house for him. Carnarvon also returns with his family and again ar...

Hell’s Angels (1930) 6.8

Hell’s Angels (1930)

Storyline:In this aerial spectacle, brothers Roy and Monte Rutledge, each attending Oxford university, enlist with the Royal Flying Corps when World War I breaks out.User Reviews:

Why We Fight (2005) 7.8

Why We Fight (2005)

Storyline:Is American foreign policy dominated by the idea of military supremacy? Has the military become too important in American life? Jarecki's shrewd and intelligent polemic would seem to give an affirmative answ...

The Goldfinch (2019) 6.9

The Goldfinch (2019)

Storyline:A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In a rush of panic, he steals 'The Goldfinch', a painting that eventually draws hi...

Bombardier (1943) 5.4

Bombardier (1943)

Storyline:A documentary/drama about the training of bombardiers during WWII. Major Chick Davis proves to the U.S. Army the superiority of high altitude precision bombing, and establishes a school for bombardiers. Trai...

Barefoot Gen (1983) 7.7

Barefoot Gen (1983)

Storyline:A powerful statement against war, Barefoot Gen is a story about the effect of the atomic bomb on a boy's life and the lives of the Japanese people. Based on the acclaimed manga by Nakazawa Keiji, the author...

Oklahoma City (2017) 7.1

Oklahoma City (2017)

Storyline:The bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City in April 1995 is the worst act of domestic terrorism in American history. This documentary explores how a series of deadly encounters bet...

Angels One Five (1952) 5.9

Angels One Five (1952)

Storyline:The summer of 1940, Pilot Officer T.B. Baird arrives straight out of flight school to join a front line RAF squadron at the height of the Battle of Britain. After an unfortunate start and a drumming down fro...

Pierrot le Fou (1965) 7.7

Pierrot le Fou (1965)

Storyline:Pierrot escapes his boring society and travels from Paris to the Mediterranean Sea with Marianne, a girl chased by hit-men from Algeria. They lead an unorthodox life, always on the run.User Reviews: This is ...

The Terror Live (2013) 7.1

The Terror Live (2013)

Storyline:Young-hwa Yoon, once a top, national news anchor, gets demoted to radio news. One day, a call comes in during his radio show threatening to blow up Mapo Bridge. While it is brushed off as a prank call, the b...

No God, No Master (2013) 5.9

No God, No Master (2013)

Storyline:When a series of package bombs show up on the doorsteps of prominent politicians and businessmen in the summer of 1919, U.S. Bureau of Investigation Agent William Flynn (Strathairn) is assigned the task of f...

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003) 8.2

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003)

Storyline:Former corporate whiz kid Robert McNamara was the controversial Secretary of Defense in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, during the height of the Vietnam War. This Academy Award-winning documentary, ...

In This Corner of the World (2016) 7.9

In This Corner of the World (2016)

Storyline:Set in Hiroshima during World War II, an eighteen-year-old girl gets married and now has to prepare food for her family despite the rationing and lack of supplies. As she struggles with the daily loss of lif...

American Pastoral (2016) 6.1

American Pastoral (2016)

Storyline:Seymour Levov, going by the nickname of 'Swede' in the Jewish community he was born into, was even more of an all-American than Douglas Fairbanks himself. He had just everything an American idol can dream of...

Memphis Belle (1990) 6.9

Memphis Belle (1990)

Storyline:It's May 1943 at a US Army Air Corps base in England. The four officers and six enlisted men of the Memphis Belle - a B-17 bomber so nicknamed for the girlfriend of its stern and stoic captain, Dennis Dearbo...

Stronger (2017) 7

Stronger (2017)

Storyline:Jeff Bauman is a well-intention-ed but underachieving Boston native who works at the deli counter of a Costco and lives in a small two-bedroom apartment with his alcoholic mother, Patty. One day at the local...