American film director John Frankenheimer was known for social dramas and action/suspense films. Among his credits were Birdman of Alcatraz (1962), The Manchurian Candidate (1962), Seven Days in May (1964), The Train (1965), Seconds (1966), Grand Prix (1966), French Connection II (1975), and Ronin (1998). His style was notable for their influence on contemporary thought. A pioneer of the modern-day political thriller, having begun his career at the peak of the Cold War.
Despite the suffocating 115-degree heat and a lack of clean drinking water, Sledge, Leckie and the other Marines confront the highly-fortified enemy as they attempt to capture the Peleliu airfield. After seeing his comrades badly injured, Leckie himself is wounded and evacuated from the island. Sledge witnesses the shocking truth about what is sometimes required to survive and fight another day.
With the help of famous voices, we talk about the day of 9/11, before exploring how America came to terms with the tragedy and learnt to laugh again. Alternative title: The 2000s: A New Reality.
Travel back in time to late 18th-century France and follow the development of the French Revolution. What were the underlying causes for the revolution? What was the Reign of Terror? Who was Maximilien de Robespierre?
A new century brings back the musical and a new era celebrating happiness. These are the stories of the movies that defined the last two decades.
After the highs of winning the World Championships, the Bellas find themselves split apart and discovering there aren't job prospects for making music with your mouth. But when they get the chance to reunite for an overseas USO tour, this group of awesome nerds will come together to make some music, and some questionable decisions, one last time.
The G.I. Joes are not only fighting their mortal enemy Cobra; they are forced to contend with threats from within the government that jeopardise their very existence.
A father and son travel from Victoria to Cape York to fulfil their lifelong ambition to fish off Australia's northern tip.
Professor Bettany Hughes embarks on a voyage of discovery, travelling across the Mediterranean and Near East to reveal the truth about Venus and her ancestors, proving that this mythological figure is more than just an excuse for sensual nudity and chocolate box romance.
Gina tries to convince John to conduct interviews. Brian gets sponsorship from a tobacco company.
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Finally enlisted as a marine, Sledge trains for combat at Camp Elliott. The 1st Marine Division lands at Cape Gloucester on the Japanese-held island of New Britain. As Leckie and the other marines battle the Japanese, they quickly realise that the more ominous enemy is the smothering jungle itself. Having survived Gloucester and being stationed on the godforsaken island of Pavuvu, Leckie begins displaying the physical and mental effects of combat and is sent to a naval hospital on nearby Banika for psychiatric observation.
Using state-of-the-art transfer techniques to turn recently declassified images into vivid, jaw-dropping footage, The Bomb tells a powerful story of the most destructive invention in human history.The Bomb tells the epic story of a device that has shaped humanity and redefined our existence on this planet.
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The Bomb tells the epic story of a device that has shaped humanity and redefined our existence on this planet. For 70 years, the world has been terrified - yet also comforted - by the atomic bomb. The number of human deaths from war had risen precipitously higher throughout history, until August 1945. From that moment - when the atomic bomb made its appearance on the world stage - the number of deaths from war have dropped enormously.
Step right up and into the spellbinding imagination of a man who set out to reveal that life itself can be the most thrilling show of all. Inspired by the legend and ambitions of America's original pop-culture impresario, P.T. Barnum, comes an inspirational rags-to-riches tale of a brash dreamer who rose from nothing to prove that anything you can envision is possible and that everyone, no matter how invisible, has a stupendous story worthy of a world-class spectacle.
With Clouseau still missing, the French president orders Clouseau's archrival, the dangerously deranged Dreyfus, to find him. Having no such intentions, Dreyfus ingeniously hires the world's worst detective, New York Police Department's not-so-finest Clifton Sleigh, to ensure that Clouseau is never located. But it's beginning to look like Dreyfus' foolproof plan could end up making him look like the fool!
Julian is a master of the art of seduction. He is an intelligent, charismatic man who knows what women want. Him. As a lover-for-hire, he's a man that privileged women are compelled to pay for. His life of luxury capsizes when he embarks on a torrid affair with a Senator's wife and when one of his clients is murdered. Julian goes from American Gigolo to prime suspect. As the police tighten the search, he finds himself alone, unable to vindicate himself, and unwilling to ruin the life of the only woman who hasn't abandoned him.
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