Keyword: execution

Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 03/04/2010
While 19-year-old Alice is attending a party, she sees a white rabbit with a pocket watch go into the bushes and follows him. She falls down a rabbit hole that leads to Underland, where she is reunited with her childhood friends, the White Rabbit, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, the Dormouse, the Caterpillar, the Cheshire Cat, and the Mad Hatter. All of the residents of Underworld are searching for...
Gladiator

Gladiator (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 150 minutes Release date: 05/04/2000
In the final days of Marcus Aurelius' reign, the aging emperor angers his son Commodus by making it known that he wants Maximus, a fearsome and respected Roman general, to be his successor. Power-hungry Commodus kills his father and orders the death of Maximus. But the latter flees, only to discover that his wife and child have been murdered by Commodus. Captured, Maximus is forced into slavery...
Special ID

Special ID (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
Detective Chen Zilong is working undercover, known in the criminal underworld as "Dragon" Chen, a dangerous but effective enforcer. When rivalries explode with the reappearance of an old enemy and a brutal murder, the Triads close ranks and unleash a series of executions - with Chen at the top of the list. Undercover and under attack, he has no choice but to rely on a new partner and his knowledge...
Patriot

The Patriot (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 158 minutes Release date: 06/27/2000
A former hero of the French/Indian War, Benjamin Martin has renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. Although once a wily and ferocious soldier, he marries a fine woman who bears him seven children and, under her influence, trades his violent past for a peaceful future on his sprawling plantation. But rebellion is brewing--another conflict with Britain is inevitable. Recently...
Capote

Capote (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 09/29/2005
In November, 1959, Truman Capote, the author of "Breakfast at Tiffany's" and a favorite figure in what is soon to be known as the 'Jet Set', reads an article on a back page of the New York Times. It tells of the murders of four members of a well-known farm family--the Clutters--in Holcomb, Kansas. Something about this story catches Capote's eye. It presents an opportunity, he believes, to test his...
Braveheart

Braveheart (1995)

Rated: R Runtime: 179 minutes Release date: 05/23/1995
In the late 13th century, William Wallace returns to Scotland after living away from his homeland for many years. The king of Scotland has died without an heir and the king of England, a ruthless pagan known as Edward the Longshanks, has seized the throne. Wallace becomes the leader of a ramshackle yet courageous army determined to vanquish the greater English forces. At the historic battle of...
Man For All Seasons

A Man For All Seasons (1966)

Rated: G Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 12/11/1966
Sir Thomas Moore opposes Henry VIII's divorce, and events lead inexorably to his execution.

Botso (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 82 minutes Release date: 10/09/2014
The astonishing life of Wachtang "Botso" Korisheli-musician, sculptor, and beloved teacher to generations is examined. Born in the former Soviet Republic of Georgia, young Botso was affectionately held by Josef Stalin not long before Stalin's brutal regime ordered the execution of Botso's father, popular actor Platon Korisheli. Remarkably, Botso was allowed 20 minutes to see his father one last...
Dir: Tom Walters
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A Ceremony for a Friend (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Having decided that their comrade Mansour has "gone too far," a group of friends resolve to hang him. As they discuss details of the coming execution, the condemned is graciously allowed the time to make a few last requests and accept his fate.
Dir: Kaveh Ebrahimpour
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A kivégzés (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
1990, Cluj, Romania. Three children re-enact Ceausescu's execution. Who will be the victim?

Esmy Mostafa Khamis (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
On July 23, three weeks after the 1952 revolution, workers in Kafr Al Dawar mills went on strike, demanding an increase in wages and more rights. The strike raised hopes for the working poor, but resulted in the execution of two of the mill's laborers, Mostafa Khamis and Hasan Albakary. Sixty years later, we take a look at the events of the 1952 uprisings, and how the Egyptian workers' movement...
Dir: Mohamed Elkaliouby
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