Same Same But Different 2009

Same Same But Different 2009

Same Same But Different 2009

Same Same But Different 2009
1h 47min | Drama | 21 January 2010 (Germany)

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Based on the true story of Benjamin Prufer and Sreykeo Solvan. The unexpected and uncertain love story of Sreykeo, a 21 year old bar girl in Phnom Penh and Ben, a young German student traveling to Cambodia on a post graduation summer trip. When Ben returns home to Germany he discovers that Sreyko is sick and he takes on the responsibility to save her. On the way he discovers a world where not everyone is dealt the same cards and where motivations are not always pure.

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Penguin Bloom 2020

Penguin Bloom 2020

Penguin Bloom 2020

Penguin Bloom 2020
1h 35min | Drama | 12 September 2020 (Canada)

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Based on the best-selling book of the same name, the film tells the story of Sam Bloom (Academy Award® nominated Naomi Watts) a young mother whose world is turned upside down after a shocking, near-fatal accident leaves her paralyzed. Sam’s husband, (Andrew Lincoln), her three young boys and her mother (Academy Award® nominated Jacki Weaver), are struggling to adjust to their new situation when an unlikely ally enters their world in the form of an injured baby magpie they name Penguin. The bird’s arrival is a welcome distraction for the Bloom family, eventually making a profound difference on Sam’s life, teaching her how to live again.

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A Secret 2007

A Secret 2007

A Secret 2007

A Secret 2007
Un secret (original title)
Not Rated | 1h 45min | Drama, War | 3 October 2007 (France)

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In 1953, a sensitive French boy finds out from a neighbor that his family’s Jewish. François Grimbert becomes a physician, and gradually peels the layers of his buried family history which resulted in his difficult upbringing, raised as Catholic by his “Aryan” appearing parents. His athletic father labored to stamp out stereotypical Jewish characteristics he perceived in his son, to keep the family’s many secrets, as most relatives fought in World War II, and later were hauled off to labor and death camps by the Gestapo. Based on a true story.

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We Can’t Change the World. But, We Wanna Build a School in Cambodia. (2011)

We Can't Change the World. But, We Wanna Build a School in Cambodia. (2011)

We Can’t Change the World. But, We Wanna Build a School in Cambodia. (2011)

We Can’t Change the World. But, We Wanna Build a School in Cambodia. (2011)
Bokutachi wa sekai o kaeru koto ga dekinai. But, we wanna build a school in Cambodia. (original title)
2h 6min | Drama | 23 September 2011 (Japan)

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A young Japanese man works to raise money and then build an elementary school in Cambodia.

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Grimm Love 2006

Grimm Love 2006

Grimm Love 2006

Grimm Love 2006
Rohtenburg (original title)
R | 1h 27min | Crime, Drama, Horror | 18 June 2009 (Germany)

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In Germany, as graduate student Katie Armstrong researches cannibal killer Oliver Hagen for her thesis, she becomes obsessed with her subject and ultimately plunges into a lifestyle similar to Hagen’s and the thousands of people like him.

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Clouds 2020

Clouds 2020

Clouds 2020

Clouds 2020
PG-13 | 2h 1min | Drama, Music | 16 October 2020 (USA)

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Young musician Zach Sobiech discovers his cancer has spread, leaving him just a few months to live. With limited time, he follows his dream and makes an album, unaware that it will soon be a viral music phenomenon.

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Extra Innings 2019

Extra Innings 2019

Extra Innings 2019

Extra Innings 2019
1h 57min | Drama | 5 May 2019 (USA)

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Set against the enchanting backdrop of 1960’s Brooklyn, Extra Innings tell the story of a young man who is caught between pursuing his dream and staying devoted to his Syrian Jewish family that is afflicted with mental illness.

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For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada 2012

For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada 2012

For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada 2012

For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada 2012
R | 2h 25min | Drama, History, War | 1 June 2012 (USA)

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What price would you pay for freedom? In the exhilarating action epic FOR GREATER GLORY, an impassioned group of men and women make the decision to risk it all for family, faith and country. This film unfolds the (hidden) true story of 1920’s Cristeros War.

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Duma 2005

Duma 2005

Duma 2005

Duma 2005
PG | 1h 40min | Adventure, Drama, Family | 27 May 2005 (UK)

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During a nightly Porsche ride with his doting rascal Xan, white South African farmer Peter finds and adopts an orphaned cheetah cub, dubbed Duma (just Swahili for cheetah). It becomes the boy’s inseparable playmate, even taking it to bed. Peter made clear from the start that the cheetah should be returned to the wild before its full adulthood. But the father is stricken down with a disease just before the cheetah could be returned. Xan’s mother sells the farm and moves in with a city aunt. The cheetah escapes, but finds Xan at school, where the new boy is bullied. He decides to run away to the mountains with Duma. On the way they face countless perils, which courage, Xan’s intelligence and Duma’s instinct overcome.

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