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Cast (feature film)
Follows Tulse Luper as he is swept into the ill-fortuned tides of the 20th century and forced to spend his life in a succession of imprisonments.
Throughout time, men have waged war. Some for power, some for glory, some for honor--and some for love. In ancient Greece, the passion of two of history''s most legendary lovers--Paris, Prince of Troy and Helen, Queen of Sparta--ignites a war that will devastate a civilization. When Paris steals Helen away from her husband, King Menelaus, it is an insult that cannot be suffered. Familial pride dictates that an affront to Menelaus is an affront to his brother Agamemnon, powerful King of the Myceneans, who soon unites all the massive tribes of Greece to steal Helen back from Troy in defense of his brother''s honor. In truth, Agamemnon''s pursuit of honor is corrupted by his overwhelming greed--he needs control of Troy to ensure the supremacy of his already vast empire. The walled city, under the leadership of King Prium and defended by mighty Prince Hector, is a citadel that no army has been able to breach. One man alone stands as the key to victory or defeat over Troy--Achilles, believed to be the greatest warrior alive. Arrogant, rebellious and seemingly invincible, Achilles has no allegiance to anyone or anything, save his own glory. It is his insatiable hunger for eternal renown that leads him to attack the gates of Troy under Agamemnon''s banner--but it will be love that ultimately decides his fate. Two worlds will go to war for honor and power. Thousands will fall in pursuit of glory. And for love, a nation will burn to the ground.
An epic tale, covering more than sixty years, from 1928 when the existence of Uranium was first considered, to the collapse of the Berlin Wall, and the end of the Cold War in 1989. Tulse Luper, a writer and a project-maker, is caught up in a life of prisons. There are a total of sixteen prisons in t
When four bodies are discovered among the industrial decay and urban grime of New York City, brash young detective Mike Reilly teams with ambitious Department of Health researcher Terry Huston to uncover the cause behind their violent and inexplicable deaths. The only common factor shared by the vic
History tells us that Napolean Bonaparte died in exile on the desolate island of St. Helena in 1821. Or did he? A revisionist take on history, this tale proposes an alternative truth in which a secret network of loyalists hatch an ingenious plot: the Emperor will return to Paris, in order to reclaim
The rise and fall of Gengis Khan, the mighty warrior.
Remake of the "Hunchback of Notre Dame," based on Victor Hugo''s gothic tale of a hunchback-bellringer in medieval Paris who falls in love with a gypsy girl. The story is told from the perspective of Esmeralda, whose charms so bewitch three flawed men that they destroy one another.
Suffering from AIDS, British filmmaker Derek Jarman lays bare his physical, personal, mental, and spiritual state in a narration over a blue screen whose only images are those produced by your own retina: orange squares, flashes, and shadows.
The story of Christopher Columbus' discovery of America.
The ambitious Piers Gaveston uses his sexual relationship with King Edward II for political advantage, but it ultimately results in imprisonment for both of them.
An aristocratic British family, living in Dominca, is shattered by the grave psychological wounds inflicted on their patriarch during World War I.
The experiences of poet Wilfred Owen during World War I set to the music of Benjamin Britten.
A striking vision of a doomed England using home movies, Super 8 film and voice over narration.
A rites-of-passage drama, set in 1960, wherein three adolescent boys go train spotting for the day.
The professional and personal sides of a schoolteacher.
King Arthur''''s evil half-sister and his wife''''s affair with Sir Lancelot threaten his dream of finding the Holy Grail.
England's Henry II and his estranged queen battle over the choice of an heir.
Historian Simon Schama relates the history of Britain covering 250 years (1558 - 1800) through Britain's emergence from Civil War to rulers of Empire.
Two-part drama based on Thomas Hardy's tale of passion and betrayal set in the 19th century. Bathsheba Everdene is a beautiful and capricious young woman with a fiercely independent spirit who is much admired by the men in her village. Battling for her love are the loyal and independent Gabriel Oak,
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