Tag: holocaust

The Long Way Home (1997) 7.5

The Long Way Home (1997)

Storyline:After WWII, Jewish Holocaust survivors are moved into Displaced Persons' camps. After delays, more physical hardship, and years of uncertainty, they are permitted to begin new lives in Israel and the U.S. ...

A Bag of Marbles (2017) 7.3

A Bag of Marbles (2017)

Storyline:In occupied France, Maurice and Joseph, two young Jewish brothers left to their own devices demonstrate an incredible amount of cleverness, courage, and ingenuity to escape the enemy invasion and to try to r...

Quezon’s Game (2018) 7.3

Quezon’s Game (2018)

Storyline:In 1938, Philippine President Manuel L. Quezon agrees to welcome Jewish refugees from Germany in the Philippines.User Reviews: I was moved by this movie and was in tears in some parts. Worth the time and eff...

Shoah (1985) 8.7

Shoah (1985)

Storyline:Claude Lanzmann directed this 9 1/2 hour documentary of the Holocaust without using a single frame of archive footage. He interviews survivors, witnesses, and ex-Nazis (whom he had to film secretly since the...

Hitler’s Children (2011) 7.4

Hitler’s Children (2011)

Storyline:Bettina Göring is the great-niece of Nazi official Hermann Göring. Katrin Himmler is the great-niece of Heinrich Himmler, second in command of the Nazi Party under Adolf Hitler. Rainer Höß is the grandson of...

Sobibór, October 14, 1943, 4 p.m. (2001) 7.3

Sobibór, October 14, 1943, 4 p.m. (2001)

Storyline:A gripping account of the prisoners uprising at the Nazi extermination camp of Sobibor in 1943.User Reviews: From the director of "Shoah," Claude Lanzmann, comes a documentary on the only successfu...

Ezer Kenegdo (2017) 5.3

Ezer Kenegdo (2017)

Storyline:Frictions develop when Yisroel "Izzy" Jonigkeyt, a Chassidic Jew from Crown Heights, travels to San Francisco to visit Polish-born Catholic friend Marek Wisniewski with the intent of discovering why a Bay Ar...

Woman in Gold (2015) 7.3

Woman in Gold (2015)

Storyline:Maria Altmann (Dame Helen Mirren) sought to regain a world famous painting of her aunt plundered by the Nazis during World War II. She did so not just to regain what was rightfully hers, but also to obtain s...

#Anne Frank Parallel Stories (2019) 6.5

#Anne Frank Parallel Stories (2019)

Storyline:One single Anne Frank moves us more than the countless others who suffered just as she did but whose faces have remained in the shadows-Primo Levi. The Oscar®-winning Helen Mirren will introduce audiences to...

Son of Saul (2015) 7.5

Son of Saul (2015)

Storyline:Two days in the life of Saul Auslander, Hungarian prisoner working as a member of the Sonderkommando at one of the Auschwitz Crematoriums who, to bury the corpse of a boy he takes for his son, tries to carry...

Made in Auschwitz: The Untold Story of Block 10 (2019) 0.0

Made in Auschwitz: The Untold Story of Block 10 (2019)

Storyline:An exploration of a little-known aspect of the Nazis' ghastly experiments, detailing the efforts of gynecologist Carl Clauberg to find an efficient means of sterilizing women.User Reviews:

There Is Many Like Us (2015) 0.0

There Is Many Like Us (2015)

Storyline:In 1943, Max Fronenberg spent one year digging a secret underground tunnel to escape out of a prison camp in Warsaw, Poland during the Holocaust while saving fifteen other prisoners in the process and forced...

Conspiracy (2001) 7.2

Conspiracy (2001)

Storyline:The historical recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which Nazi and SS leaders gathered in a Berlin suburb to discuss the User Reviews: Quite well done recreation of the historical meeting. Good scri...

Freedom Writers (2007) 7.8

Freedom Writers (2007)

Storyline:A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.User Reviews:

Hannah Arendt (2012) 7.2

Hannah Arendt (2012)

Storyline:HANNAH ARENDT is a portrait of the genius that shook the world with her discovery of “the banality of evil.” After she attends the Nazi Adolf Eichmann’s trial in Jerusalem, Arendt dares to write about the Ho...

Nicky’s Family (2011) 7.9

Nicky’s Family (2011)

Storyline:This docudrama tells the story of Nicholas Winton, an Englishman who organized the rescue of 669 Czech and Slovak children just before the outbreak of World War II. Winton, now 102 years old, did not speak a...

Naked Among Wolves (TV Movie 2015) 7.2

Naked Among Wolves (TV Movie 2015)

Storyline:Taking place at the Concentration camp Buchenwald at the end of March 1945, prisoner Hans Pippig discovers in a carrying case of an incoming prisoner a Jewish child. If reported the three-year-old is sure to...

Life Is Beautiful (1997) 8.6

Life Is Beautiful (1997)

Storyline:In 1930s Italy, a carefree Jewish book keeper named Guido starts a fairy tale life by courting and marrying a lovely woman from a nearby city. Guido and his wife have a son and live happily together until th...

The Last Laugh (2016) 6.9

The Last Laugh (2016)

Storyline:Feature documentary about humor and the Holocaust, examining whether it is ever acceptable to use humor in connection with a tragedy of that scale, and the implications for other seemingly off-limits topics ...

1945 (2017) 7.2

1945 (2017)

Storyline:12 August 1945, 11 AM. Two mysterious strangers dressed in black appear at the railway station of a Hungarian village. In the shadow of Russian occupation, the people of the village are preparing for the wed...

The Pianist (2002) 8.5

The Pianist (2002)

Storyline:In this adaptation of the autobiography "The Pianist: The Extraordinary True Story of One Man's Survival in Warsaw, 1939-1945," Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jewish radio station pianist, sees Warsaw change g...

The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) 7.4

The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)

Storyline:In Nazi-occupied Holland in World War II, shopkeeper Kraler hides two Jewish families in his attic. Young Anne Frank keeps a diary of everyday life for the Franks and the Van Daans, chronicling the Nazi thre...

Denial (2016) 6.7

Denial (2016)

Storyline:Based on the acclaimed book "History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier," DENIAL recounts Deborah E. Lipstadt's (Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz) legal battle for historical truth against Da...