Keyword: 1900s

Titanic

Titanic (1997)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 197 minutes Release date: 12/18/1997
After winning a trip on the RMS Titanic during a dockside card game, American Jack Dawson spots the society girl Rose DeWitt Bukater who is on her way to Philadelphia to marry her rich snob fiance Cal Hockley. Rose feels helplessly trapped by her situation and makes her way to the aft deck and thinks of suicide until she is rescued by Jack. Cal is therefore obliged to invite Jack to dine at their...

Queen of the Desert (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2014
An exploration of the life and loves of Gertrude Bell - explorer, writer and political attaché for the British Empire in the early 20th century who played a key role in the formation of modern-day Iraq.
Flyboys

Flyboys (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 09/21/2006
In 1914, "The Great War" --WWI--began in Europe. By 1917, the Allied powers of France, England, Italy and others were on the ropes against the German juggernaut. Some altruistic young Americans disagreed with the war. They volunteered to fight alongside their counterparts in France; some in the infantry, some in the Ambulance Corps. A handful of others had a different idea: they decided to learn...
Lucky Country

Lucky Country (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 07/15/2009
When dangerous mercenaries arrive on a family farm looking for shelter, a father must do whatever it takes to protect his family. During his stay, the villainous leader sets in motion a plan that threatens to tear the family apart with greed and passion.

Opium: Egy Elmebeteg No Naploja (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/28/2007
Josef Brenner is a psychiatrist whose breakthrough approach to working with the mentally ill is overtaken by his morphine addiction and ostracism from mainstream medicine. His captivation with asylum patient Gizella leads to a destructive meeting of mind and body, leaving him contemplating her sacrifice to fuel his appetite for knowledge and renown.

Nobody Wants the Night (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/27/2014
Set in Greenland in 1909 and based on a true story. Josephine Peary, a strong yet naive woman, is in love with noted Arctic adventurer Robert Peary, a man who prefers glory and harsh natural elements to the comforts of home. For him Josephine will face any danger and risk her life if necessary. A younger woman, Allaka, who is also in love with Robert, is pregnant with his child. The starkly...

Les Brigades Du Tigre (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/11/2006
Follows the exploits of France's first motorized police brigade in 1912.
Klimt

Klimt (2007)

Rated: None Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 06/21/2007
The Austrian artist Gustav Klimt's (1862-1918) lavish, sexual paintings came to symbolize the art nouveau style of the late 19th and early 20th century. Klimt's kaleidoscopic paintings are a combination of sensuality, expressiveness and passion--and, like his own life, mirror his obsession with women. Far ahead of his time, he was celebrated in Paris and damned at home in Vienna as a provocateur...
Suffragette

Suffragette (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/25/2015
When they realize that their peaceful protests are having no effect, the working women that are the early foot soldiers of the movement to grant women the right to vote in England resort to more desperate tactics. Now the state is cracking down, the women are forced underground to continue their fight for dignity and the streets are close to chaos as tensions mount and tempers flare.
Golden Boys

The Golden Boys (2009)

Rated: PG Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 04/16/2009
Three 70-year-old retired sea captains, in 1905 Cape Cod, try to lure an attractive middle-aged woman into marriage.
Lark Farm

The Lark Farm (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/30/2007
The Avakians are a rich Armenian family. Aram, a land-owner living in a small town in Turkey, and Assadour, a successful doctor from Venice, are brothers who have not seen each other for a long time and decide to meet in Armenia. While Assadour prepares himself for his trip to his native land, the Armenian part of the family starts preparing the old family seat for their visitors from abroad. They...
Sveti Georgije Ubiva Azdahu

Sveti Georgije Ubiva Azdahu (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/10/2009
Set in 1914 in a village in Serbia on the bank of the river Sava, the natural border with the mighty Austro-Hungarian Empire. The population of the village is divided between two radically opposed factions--the able-bodied potential army recruits and the invalid veterans from the previous two Balkan wars. There is bitter animosity between the two groups. Soon, at the start of the First World War...
Greatest Game Ever Played

The Greatest Game Ever Played (2005)

Rated: PG Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 09/29/2005
Francis Ouimet was a working-class immigrant kid who--flanked by a 10-year-old caddie smaller than his golf bag--started with nothing and came out of nowhere to break down the barriers and become America's first golf hero nearly a century before Tiger Woods. In a world where it was believed only the wealthy and privileged could play, and win, at golf, it took an outsider to change the rules...
Illusionist

The Illusionist (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 08/17/2006
When mysterious stage magician Eisenheim begins to perform his astounding illusions in Vienna, word quickly spreads of his otherworldly powers--even reaching the ears of one of Europe's most powerful and pragmatic men, Crown Prince Leopold. Certain that the illusionist is nothing more than an accomplished fraud, Leopold attends one of Eisenheim's shows, convinced that he can debunk him during the...
War of the Worlds: Goliath

War of the Worlds: Goliath (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
Fifteen years have passed since the Martians' first failed invasion of Earth. The year is 1914, and at the eve of World War I, Mars launches a sudden and more devastating second attack. A small defense force, A.R.E.S., is Earth's only hope. They are the young, multinational crew of the "Goliath," the vanguard of an army of steam-powered battle walkers, which will be put to the test on the...
Saving Mr. Banks

Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 126 minutes Release date: 12/12/2013
Walt Disney spent twenty years in pursuit of the film rights to P.L. Travers' popular novel, "Mary Poppins," a quest he began in the 1940s as a promise to his two daughters. When Travers travels from London to Hollywood in 1961 to finally discuss Disney's desire to bring her beloved character to the motion picture screen, Disney meets a prim, uncompromising sexagenarian not only suspect of the...

The Light Between Oceans (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/25/2014
War hero Tom Sherman and his new wife, Isabel, live alone on Janus Island, where Tom works as lighthouse keeper as they attempt to start a family. After two miscarriages, Isabel grows weary. One day a boat washes up on shore carrying a man who has since died and an infant who is still alive. Tom wants to report the boat and its inhabitants, but Isabel convinces him to bury the body and raise the...

The Man Who Knew Infinity (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/02/2014
The true story of India-born Srinavasa Ramanujan, a self-taught mathematical prodigy. In 1913, when he was a 25-year-old clerk who had flunked out of two colleges, he mailed a letter containing his own original theorems to the noted English mathematician G. H. Hardy. Hardy, impressed by the young man's genius, brought Ramanujan to England. Over the next five years, the vegetarian Brahmin, who said...
Elementarteilchen

Elementarteilchen (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/22/2006
Follows two half-brothers, Michael and Bruno, through the second half of the 20th century. Michael, a reclusive molecular biologist, is on the threshold of cloning a new kind of human being, free of the conflicts that go hand in hand with sexual desires. Bruno, a high school teacher, is a frustrated sexaholic with a penchant for young girls. The mother they barely knew was a guru groupie, a self...
White Ribbon

The White Ribbon (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 144 minutes Release date: 12/29/2009
On the eve of World War I, strange accidents in a small Protestant village in Northern Germany involve the children and teenagers of a choir run by the schoolteacher and their families. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery as these events gradually take on the character of a punishment ritual.

The Colossus (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 0 Release date: N/A
Last Emperor

Last Emperor (1987)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 163 minutes Release date: 11/19/1987
The story of the last imperial ruler of China.
Summer in February

Summer in February (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 06/13/2013
Craving excitement and freedom, beautiful and enigmatic Florence Carter-Wood flees London, joining her brother and a group of artists on the beautiful Cornish coast on the eve of the Great War. The star of this bohemian world is the charismatic and larger than life AJ Munnings. AJ and his best friend Gilbert Evans both fall head over heels in love with Florence, but despite her feelings for...

The Water Diviner (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/22/2015
Unconscious

Unconscious (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 12/28/2006
In the high modernist Barcelona of 1913, highly strung Freud aficionado Alma is the daughter of Dr. Mira, a renowned neurosurgeon. The pregnant Alma confronts her brother-in-law, narrow-minded doctor Salvador, who is secretly in love with her, with the news that her husband, psychiatrist Leon, has walked out on her for no apparent reason. Meanwhile Salvador's wife and Alma's sister, Olivia...