Keyword: period

Conjuring

The Conjuring (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 07/18/2013
Based on a true story, this horrifying tale follows world renowned paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren who were called upon to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in a secluded farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful demonic entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
300: Rise of an Empire

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
Greek general Themistocles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge against the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes, and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy.
Captain America: The First Avenger

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 07/21/2011
Horrified by newsreel footage of the Nazis in Europe, Steve Rogers is inspired to enlist in the army. Because of his frailty and sickness, Rogers is rejected but later offered the opportunity to take part in a special experiment called Operation: Rebirth. After weeks of tests, Rogers is administered the Super-Solider Serum and bombarded by "vita-rays," awakening from the treatment as Captain...

Call Girl (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/08/2012
Stockholm, late 70s. The model utopian society. But under the polished surface, other desires are eager to be fulfilled. Within a stone's throw of government buildings and juvenile homes lies the seductive, glittery and dirty world of sex clubs, discotheques and apartments used for illicit rendezvous. ris is a young girl recruited from the bottom rung of society, and tossed into a ruthless world...
Ben-Hur

Ben-Hur (1959)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 212 minutes Release date: 11/29/1959
When rich Jewish prince Judah Ben-Hur is framed for a crime and sold into slavery, he escapes and comes back for revenge in this Academy Award-winning Biblical epic. With Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd, a cast of thousands and the greatest chariot race ever put on film.
Royal Affair

A Royal Affair (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 137 minutes Release date: 11/08/2012
Based on actual events, in 1768, German doctor Johann Struensee accompanies King Christian VII of Denmark on a year-long tour of Europe. Queen Caroline is impressed by the doctor and falls in love with him. Slowly, Struensee gains more and more influence and starts implementing reforms, based on his humanistic value system. This leads to his downfall, orchestrated by the aristocracy.
Last Samurai

The Last Samurai (2003)

Rated: R Runtime: 154 minutes Release date: 12/04/2003
Captain Nathan Algren is a man adrift. The battles he once fought now seem distant and futile. Once he risked his life for honor and country, but, in the years since the Civil War, the world has changed. Pragmatism has replaced courage, self-interest has taken the place of sacrifice and honor is nowhere to be found--especially out West where his role in the Indian Campaigns ended in...
Raiders of the Lost Ark

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Rated: PG Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 06/11/1981
Archeologist and university professor Indiana Jones must retrieve the mythic Lost Ark of the Covenant before it gets into the hands of Adolf Hitler who plans on using its power to guarantee his global conquest.
Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 11/15/2012
The time is 1874. Vibrant and beautiful, Anna Karenina has what any of her contemporaries would aspire to; she is the wife of Karenin, a high-ranking government official to whom she has borne a son, and her social standing in St. Petersburg could scarcely be higher. She journeys to Moscow after a letter from her philandering brother Oblonsky arrives, asking for Anna to come and help save his...
Gangster Squad

Gangster Squad (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 01/10/2013
Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and - if he has his way - every wire bet placed west of Chicago. And he does it all with the protection of not only his own paid goons, but also the police and the politicians who are under his control. It's enough to intimidate even...

Dear Eleanor (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/12/2014
Assault

The Assault (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 04/05/2012
On December 24, 1994 in Algiers, an Air France Airbus A300 carrying 227 passengers was hijacked by four armed Islamic terrorists. Based on this event, which unfurled over three days, the film follows in detail how four members of the GIA (Armed Islamic Group) infiltrated the plane on the ground in Algiers, holding over 200 persons hostage before forcing it to take off and land at an airport in a...
Little Chaos

A Little Chaos (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
A female landscape gardener is commissioned to build a fountain at the court of Louis XIV in Versailles.
Jayne Mansfield's Car

Jayne Mansfield's Car (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 11/29/2011
A look at how different generations view war and the randomness of life and death in Alabama circa 1969. A man whose wife left him and their children to marry an Englishman learns that she has died and is being brought home for burial. This leads to a meeting between the family she abandoned and her new family from England.

By Way of Helena (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/05/2014
When dead bodies wash ashore a river in an idyllic small, southern town called Helena, Texas Ranger David Kingston and his Mexican bride are sent to investigate.

Serena (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2014
George Pemberton and his new bride, Serena, maintain a close watch over a burgeoning logging empire in Depression-era North Carolina, ruthlessly ruling the woodlands while fighting off the efforts of environmental activists to turn their land into a national park. However, when Serena learns that she is unable to bear children, and that George has fathered an illegitimate son with a local woman...

Yuma (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 08/09/2012
1990s, Poland. Since the fall of the Iron Curtain, the situation along the Polish-German border has not changed much. Twenty-year-old Zyga is tired of merely looking at the latest fashions and Western conveniences in glossy magazines. He and his friends decide to take things into their own hands, and in doing so, they end up becoming reluctant outlaws. It turns out the goods in West German stores...
Dead Birds

Dead Birds (2003)

Rated: R Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 11/29/2003
When a group of criminals on the run after a bank robbery take refuge in an abandoned house, they have no idea what evil they have come upon. Isolated and presumed deserted, the house is anything but safe. As the night wears on and a thunderstorm grows outside, each member of the group begins to have visions of the atrocities that occurred within the house, haunting it forever. Voices in the well...
Dallas Buyers Club

Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 10/31/2013
Real-life cowboy Ron Woodroof's free-wheeling life was upended in 1985 when he was diagnosed as HIV-positive and given 30 days to live. Shunned by many of his old friends and bereft of government-approved effective medicines, Ron decided to take matters in his own hands, tracking down alternative treatments from all over the world by means both legal and illegal. Bypassing the establishment, the...
Reaching for the Moon

Reaching for the Moon (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 11/07/2013
Grappling with writer's block, legendary American poet Elizabeth Bishop travels from New York City to Rio de Janeiro in the 1950s to visit her college friend, Mary. Hoping to find inspiration on Mary's sprawling estate, Elizabeth winds up with much more - a tempestuous relationship with Mary's bohemian partner, architect Lota de Macedo Soares, that rocks the staid writer to her foundation...
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 12/15/2011
Sherlock Holmes has always been the smartest man in the room...until now. There is a new criminal mastermind at large-Professor Moriarty-and not only is he Holmes' intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil, coupled with a complete lack of conscience, may actually give him an advantage over the renowned detective. When the Crown Prince of Austria is found dead, the evidence, as construed by...
Killing Bono

Killing Bono (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 11/03/2011
As a punk schoolboy in Dublin in the 1970s, Neil McCormick wants to be famous, he wants to be a rock god. Neil and his brother Ivan have it all worked out--the albums, the stadium concerts, the quest for world peace. There's only one thing they hadn't counted on--the boy sitting on the other side of the classroom has plans of his own. And his name is Bono.
Two Faces of January

The Two Faces of January (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
Intrigue begins at the Parthenon when wealthy American tourists Chester MacFarland and his young wife Collete meet American expat Rydal, a con artist working as a tour guide. Instead of becoming his latest marks, the two befriend him, but a murder at the couple's hotel puts all three on the run together and creates a precarious bond between them as the trio's allegiance is put to the test.
Kill Your Darlings

Kill Your Darlings (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 10/15/2013
It's 1944, and future Beat Generation icon Allen Ginsberg is studying at Columbia University. He falls for fellow classmate Lucien Carr and strikes up friendships with writers William Burroughs, Jack Kerouac, and with a mysterious outsider named David Krammerer. But when Krammerer turns up dead, Kerouac, Burroughs and Carr are all arrested as suspects in his murder and the lives of these young men...