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100 MELHORES LIVROS DE HISTÓRIA DE TODOS OS TEMPOS

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A lista dos 100 Melhores Livros História de Todos os Tempo contém uma mistura das maiores obras
modernas e contemparias, variando de Tucídides a Tito Lívio, Gibbon a Buckle, e Toynbee a EP Thompson,
quase todos os grandes nomes são cobertos e definitivamente há algo aqui para todos.
1. Um Estudo da Historia - Arnold J. Toynbee
2. Formação da Classe Operaria Inglesa - E. P. Thompson
No seu estudo sobre a sociedade de artesãos e da classe operária nos seus anos de formação, de 1780 a 1832,
o autor pretende acrescentar outra dimensão à compreensão do século XIX. Thompson não vê o povo da
Inglaterra como dado estatístico ou como vítima da repressão política e alienação industrial - para ele a
classe operária inglesa foi parte definitiva na sua própria formação.
3. Mediterraneo y el Mundo Mediterraneo en la Epoca de Felipe II - Fernand Braudel
The focus of Fernand Braudel's great work is the Mediterranean world in the second half of the sixteenth
century, but Braudel ranges back in history to the world of Odysseus and forward to our time, moving out
from the Mediterranean area to the New World and other destinations ... More »
4. The Age of Revolution: 1789-1848 (4 Volume Series)
By Eric Hobsbawm
This magisterial volume follows the death of ancient traditions, the triumph of new classes, and the
emergence of new technologies, sciences, and ideologies, with vast intellectual daring and aphoristic
elegance. Part of Eric Hobsbawm's epic four-volume history of the modern world, along with The Age of
Capitalism, The ... More »
5. The Radicalism of the American Revolution
By Gordon S. Wood
In a grand and immemsely readable synthesis of historical, political, cultural, and economic analysis, a
prize-winning historian depicts much more than a break with England. He gives readers a revolution that
transformed an almost feudal society into a democratic one, whose emerging realities sometimes baffled and
disappointed its ... More »
6. The Rise of the West
By William H. McNeill
The Rise of the West, winner of the National Book Award for history in 1964, is famous for its ambitious
scope and intellectual rigor. In it, McNeill challenges the Spengler-Toynbee view that a number of separate
civilizations pursued essentially independent careers, and argues instead that human cultures interacted ...
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7. The Sources of Social Power
By Michael Mann
Distinguishing four sources of power in human societies - ideological, economic, military, and political The Sources of Social Power traces their interrelations throughout human history. In this first volume,
Michael Mann examines inter-relations between these elements from neolithic times, through ancient Near
Eastern civilizations, the classical Mediterranean ... More »
8. The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
By Edward Gibbon
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (sometimes shortened to Decline and Fall of the
Roman ... More »
9. What Is History?

By E. H. Carr
The George Macaulay Trevelyan Lectures delivered at the University of Cambridge January - March 1961.
New York Times Book Review: "... a work of rare distinction which nobody can afford to miss." More »
10. The World of Late Antiquity: AD 150-750
By Peter Brown
This remarkable study in social and cultural change explains how and why the Late Antique world, between
c. 150 and c. 750 A.D., came to differ from "Classical civilization."These centuries, as the author
demonstrates, were the era in which the most deeply rooted of ancient institutions disappeared for ... More »
11. The Contours of American History
By William Appleman Williams
William Appleman Williams was one of America’s greatest critics of US imperialism. The Contours of
American History, first published in 1961, reached back to seventeenth-century British history to argue that
the relationship between liberalism and empire was in effect a grand compromise, with expansion abroad
containing class and ... More »
12. The Origins of The Second World War
By A.J.P. Taylor
A.J.P. Taylor's bestselling "The Origins of the Second World War" overturns popular myths about the
outbreak of war. One of the most popular and controversial historians of the twentieth century, who made his
subject accessible to millions, A.J.P. Taylor caused a storm of outrage with this scandalous bestseller. ...
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13. The Peloponnesian War
By Thucydides
"The greatest historian that ever lived." Such was Macaulay's assessment of Thucydides (c. 460-400 BC)
and his history of the Peloponnesian War, the momentous struggle between Athens and Sparta that lasted for
twenty-seven years from 431 to 404 BC, involved virtually the whole of the Greek world, and ... More »
14. A People's History of the United States
By Howard Zinn
“It’s a wonderful, splendid book—a book that should be read by every American, student or otherwise, who
wants to understand his country, its true history, and its hope for the future.” —Howard Fast, author of
Spartacus and The Immigrants“[It] should be required reading.” —Eric Foner, New York Times ... More »
15. The Black Jacobins
By C.L.R. James
A classic and impassioned account of the first revolution in the Third World.This powerful, intensely
dramatic book is the definitive account of the Haitian Revolution of 1794-1803, a revolution that began in
the wake of the Bastille but became the model for the Third World liberation movements from ... More »
16. The Great Divergence: China, Europe, and the Making of the Modern World Economy
By Kenneth Pomeranz
The Great Divergence brings new insight to one of the classic questions of history: Why did sustained
industrial growth begin in Northwest Europe, despite surprising similarities between advanced areas of
Europe and East Asia? As Ken Pomeranz shows, as recently as 1750, parallels between these two parts of ...
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17. Liberty before Liberalism
By Quentin Skinner
This extended essay by one of the world's leading historians seeks, in its first part, to excavate, and to
vindicate, the neo-Roman theory of free citizens and free states as it developed in early-modern Britain. This
analysis leads on to a powerful defence of the nature, purposes and ... More »

18. Gender and the Politics of History
By Joan Scott
Winner, in the original edition, of the 1989 Joan Kelly Prize of the American Historical Association, this
landmark work from a renowned feminist historian is a trenchant critique of women's history and gender
inequality. Exploring topics ranging from language and gender to the politics of work and family, ... More »
19. Search for Modern China
By Jonathan Spence
[Audiobook CD Library Edition in vinyl case.] [Read by Frederick Davidson] *A 1990 New York Times
Book Review Book of the Year The history of China is as rich and strange as that of any country on earth.
Yet for many, China's history remains unknown, or ... More »
20. Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era
By James M. McPherson
Filled with fresh interpretations and information, puncturing old myths and challenging new ones, Battle Cry
of Freedom will unquestionably become the standard one-volume history of the Civil War.James
McPherson's fast-paced narrative fully integrates the political, social, and military events that crowded the
two decades from the outbreak of ... More »
21. The Great Transformation: The Political and Economic Origins of Our Time
By Karl Polanyi
In this classic work of economic history and social theory, Karl Polanyi analyzes the economic and social
changes brought about by the "great transformation" of the Industrial Revolution. His analysis explains not
only the deficiencies of the self-regulating market, but the potentially dire social consequences of
untempered market ... More »
22. Nature's Metropolis: Chicago and the Great West
By William Cronon
Awarded the 1992 Bancroft Prize and the Chicago Tribune Heartland Award for Best Nonfiction Book of
1991.In this groundbreaking work, William Cronon gives us an environmental perspective on the history of
nineteenth-century America. By exploring the ecological and economic changes that made Chicago
America's most ... More »
23. The Strange Death of Liberal England: 1910-1914
By George Dangerfield
This book focuses on the chaos that overtook England on the eve of the First World War. Dangerfield
weaves together the three wild strands of the Irish Rebellion (the rebellion in Ulster), the Suffragette
Movement and the Labour Movement to produce a vital picture of the ... More »
24. Religion and the Decline of Magic
By Keith Thomas
Witchcraft, astrology, divination and every kind of popular magic flourished in England during the sixteenth
and seventeenth centuries, from the belief that a blessed amulet could prevent the assaults of the Devil to the
use of the same charms to recover stolen goods. At the same time the ... More »
25. Greece
By Michael Rostovtzeff
Greece is a companion volume to the paperback edition of Rome, and with it comprises the greater part of
Rostovzeff's major work, A History of the Ancient World. From the appearance of prehistoric Aegean
settlements, through the rise of the city states, to the diffusion of Hellenistic culture ... More »
26. Rome
By Michael Rostovtzeff

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the beginnings of the parliamentary reform movement in Great Britain. as also. a clerk in the personnel department of the East Asia Tin Works. Japanese time. now updated. More » 77. at the moment when the atomic bomb flashed above Hiroshima. Palmer From Preface: "There have been a great many works on the American Revolution.. More » 76. 1945. Miss Toshiko Sasaki. Kolchin's American Slavery is a singularly important achievement. Age of the Democratic Revolution By R.... Derek Gregory traces the long history of British and American involvements in the Middle East and shows how colonial power continues to cast long shadows over our own .. and Steel By Paul Krause . Year 501: The Conquest Continues By Noam Chomsky With chapters on Haiti. More » 70. the book includes a new preface..Includes a New Preface and AfterwardIn terms of accessibility and comprehensive coverage. Unpeople By Mark Curtis Britain is complicit in the deaths of ten million people. Latin America. exactly fifteen minutes past eight in the morning on August 6. had just sat down at her place in . In Unpeople.those whose lives are seen as expendable in the pursuit of Britain's economic and political goals. on the several countries of continental Europe during this . R. The Colonial Present: Afghanistan.. More » 69. and on Irish affairs. Mark Curtis shows that the Blair government is deepening its support for many states promoting terrorism . In Emergence of a Free Press (a greatly revised and enlarged edition of his landmark Legacy . Ian Kershaw's Hitler brings us closer than ever before to the heart of its subject's immense darkness.... Hitler (2 Volumes) By Ian Kershaw Hailed as the most compelling biography of the German dictator yet written.. Hiroshima By John Hersey "At.agricultural laborers destroying new machinery spread from one village to another in the English countryside? How did . American Slavery: 1619-1877 By Peter Kolchin The single best short survey in America. Culture. More » 71. the new global economic order.. and much more.From his illegitimate birth in a small Austrian village to his fiery death in . afterword. More » 75... the Third World at home.. More » 72. The Battle For Homestead. These are Unpeople . the French Revolution. 1880-1892: Politics. Iraq By Derek Gregory In this powerful and passionate critique of the 'war on terror' in Afghanistan and its extensions into Palestine and Iraq. Levy What did "freedom of the press" really mean to the framers of the First Amendment and their contemporaries? This masterful book by a Pulitzer Prize–winning constitutional historian answers that question. More » 73. and revised . this is a powerful treatise on the not-so-new New World Order. Palestine. More » 74. Now updated to address a decade of new scholarship. Emergence of a Free Press By Leonard W. though less known in the English-speaking world..

" —Michael Kamman. More » 81. More » 80. much of it heretofore unknown. More » 78. rather. Womack has an uncanny feeling for the infinitely . More » 79. Mann In this groundbreaking work of science. Morgan "The best explanation that I have seen for our distinctive combination of faith. The Great War and Modern Memory By Paul Fussell The year 2000 marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the publication of The Great War and Modern Memory. . there were . More » 86.. and it places him in his proper context.. 1943-1945 By Gabriel Kolko A major work of narrative history that brings together diplomatic. The Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company By John Keay During 200 years the East India Company grew from a loose association of Elizabethan tradesmen into "the grandest society of merchants in the universe". It is certainly the definitive study of Emiliano Zapata. and covers major campaigns and battles.."—Frank Jellinek. history. hope and naiveté concerning the governmental process. and archaeology. Zapata and the Mexican Revolution By John Womack Zapata and the Mexican RevolutionJohn Womack. The Second World War By A. and the history of technology to situate the events of the lockout and their significance in the broad context of America’s Guilded Age. Premier historian Eric Hobsbawm's brilliant study of the Industrial Revolution.. Washington PostThis book makes the provocative case here that America has remained politically stable because the Founding Fathers invented the idea of the American people and .. Contrary to what so many Americans learn in school. the pre-Columbian Indians were not sparsely settled in a pristine wilderness. ... intellectual history. Taylor Provides an overview of World War II from the invasion of Poland to V-J day. Industry and Empire: The Birth of the Industrial Revolution By Eric Hobsbawm An updated edition of the classic study of the Industrial Revolution by "one of the few genuinely great historians of our century" (The New Republic). he reconstructs . 970-1215 . . 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus By Charles C. and recently named by the Modern Library one of the twentieth century's 100 Best Non-Fiction Books. Mann radically alters our understanding of the Americas before the arrival of Columbus in 1492.Paul Krause calls upon the methods and insights of labor history. Utilizing extensive archival material. .. More » 85. More » 83.J. Fussell's landmark study ... The New York Times Book Review"A feat of historical writing . The Politics of War: The World and United States Foreign Policy..". Jr. the National Book Critics Circle Award. As a commercial enterprise it came to control half the world's trade and as a political entity it administered an embryonic empire. More » 82. and military decisions from the last years of the Second World War to show how the stage was set for many of the postwar conflicts.. The First European Revolution: c. Without it . More » 84. Charles C. which sold more than a quarter of a million copies in its original . economic.. winner of the National Book Award. anthropology. Inventing the People: The Rise of Popular Sovereignty in England and America By Edmund S..P.

The Great War for Civilisation unflinchingly chronicles the tragedy of the region from the Algerian Civil War to the .S. He reveals the interactions . The Great War for Civilisation: The Conquest of the Middle East By Robert Fisk A sweeping and dramatic history of the last half century of conflict in the Middle East from an awardwinning journalist who has covered the region for over thirty years. More » 92. It is also an outstanding political economy. and children were expelled from their homes at gunpoint. Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent By Eduardo Galeano Since its U. More » 94. and in India. More » 91. but rather the closing of Mediterranean trade by Arab conquest in the .. and perhaps the finest description of primitive capital accumulation since Marx. Killing Hope By William Blum Is the United States a force for democracy? From China in the 1940s to Guatemala today... I.. A child of delicate health. More » 90. over 400 Palestinian villages were deliberately destroyed.. had . this brilliant text has set a new standard for historical scholarship of Latin America. William Blum presents a comprehensive study of American covert and overt interference. Between 1947 and 1949. civilians were massacred.Rather . and tutored privately at home.By R. More » 93. women.. Denied for almost six decades.. Professor Holmes traces the main political events as well as describing broader changes in social structure and culture. History of Civilization in England By Henry Thomas Buckle English historian Henry Thomas Buckle (1821-62) was born into the family of a wealthy London merchant. More » 88. in the internal affairs of other countries. it was clear that he was meant for intellectual pursuits and by the age of twenty he .In this updated edition. and around a million men. Each chapter of the book covers a year . China. he never attended university. Ariel Durant The Story of Civilization. More » 89.... debut a quarter-century ago.. Ancient Egypt: Anatomy of a Civilisation By Barry J. Medieval Cities: Their Origins and the Revival of Trade By Henri Pirenne Henri Pirenne is best known for his provocative argument--known as the "Pirenne thesis" and familiar to all students of medieval Europe--that it was not the invasion of the Germanic tribes that destroyed the civilization of antiquity. This is the first volume of the classic . Europe: Hierarchy and Revolt: 1320-1450 By George Holmes This book provides a classic introduction to a key period in the history of Europe .. More » 95.the transition from medieval to Renaissance Europe. with an introduction on the nature and foundations of civilization. by one means or another.. Moore This book provides a radical reassessment of Europe from the late tenth to the early thirteenth centuries. Volume I: A history of civilization in Egypt and the Near East to the Death of Alexander. More » 87. The Story of Civilization (11 Volumes) By Will Durant. The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine By Ilan Pappe The renowned Israeli historian revisits the formative period of the State of Israel... a social and cultural narrative of the highest quality. Nevertheless. Kemp . and Japan from the beginning..

.. Robert Brenner. More » 97.. . is a scholarly presentation of a variety of points of view.. Ranging across Ancient Egyptian material culture. Empires of the Atlantic World: Britain and Spain in America 1492-1830 By John H. Marlon Brando and Al Pacino star as Vito Corleone and . a far wider democracy in political and legal institutions.. Its success 'might have established communal property. Kemp's popular text presents a compelling reassessment of what gave ancient Egypt its distinctive and enduring characteristics..listmuse.. Star Wars (Trilogy) .. the list has something for everyone's taste. the prominent theorist Partha Chatterjee looks at the creative and powerful results of the nationalist imagination in Asia and Africa that are posited not on identity but on difference with the nationalism propagated by the West.In this account. H.there threatened another.. More » http://www. quite different. and lampooned movies of all time. More » 99. The Brenner Debate: Agrarian Class Structure and Economic Development in Pre-industrial Europe By T..com/100-best-movies-all-time. which reprints from Past and Present various article in 1976. .. The Brenner Debate. Arguing that scholars have been mistaken in equating political . George Lucas and Tarintino. The Nation and Its Fragments: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories By Partha Chatterjee In this book. Ranging from Charlie Chaplin and Akira Kurosawa to Steven Spielberg.Completely revised and updated to reflect the latest developments in the field. Elliott. ________________________________________ 1. Philpin Few historical issues have occasioned such discussion since at least the time of Marx as the transition from feudalism to capitalism in Western Europe. Google+ or StumbleUpon. More » 100. More » 98. the multi-generational crime saga The Godfather (1972) is a touchstone of cinema: one of the most widely imitated. More » 2. quoted.the ideology of the propertied class . Aston. offers us . social and economic experiences. master historian Jacques Barzun has now set down in one continuous narrative the sum of his discoveries and conclusions about the whole of Western culture since 1500. might . E. If you enjoy the selection why not share it with friends on Facebook. More » 96. The Godfather (Series) THE GODFATHER: Popularly viewed as one of the best American films ever made. from Columbus’s arrival in the New World to the end of Spanish colonial rule in the early nineteenth century. and see who has watched the most films. and the mindset of its people. The World Turned Upside Down: Radical Ideas During the English Revolution By Christopher Hill Within the English revolution of the mid-seventeenth century which resulted in the triumph of the protestant ethic . Barzun . revolution. C.. J.php The 100 Best Movies of All Time The 100 Best Movies of All Time contains all the most popular films ever made.. this second edition of Barry J. From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life 1500 to the Present By Jacques Barzun Highly regarded here and abroad for some thirty works of cultural history and criticism. H. Elliott This epic history compares the empires built by Spain and Britain in the Americas. H. one of the most distinguished and versatile historians working today..

McMurphy (Jack Nicholson).. one of the world's most skillful and respected directors. More » 12. reunited with two-time Oscar-winner Robert De Niro in GoodFellas. running a booby-trapped gauntlet (complete with an over-sized rolling boulder) to fetch a solid-gold idol. 2000/color/154 min/R/widescreen. More » 6. More » . Brad Pitt ("12 Monkeys". More » 7.... Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) is no ordinary archeologist.Star Wars is an American epic space opera franchise centered on a film series created by George Lucas. A respected Roman general plots revenge-and sparks rebellion-after being sold into slavery by the disturbed son of emperor Marcus Aurelius. GoodFellas When Martin Scorsese. Fight Club "'Fight Club' pulls you in. fakes insanity and moves in with what he calls the "nuts. When we first see him. Platoon Winner* of 4 Academy Awards+‚-®. rocks your world and leaves you laughing" (Rolling Stone). right? Randle P. He loses this artifact to his chief rival. More » 5. Edward Norton ("Primal Fear.. More » 4.. The film series has spawned an extensive media franchise called the Expanded Universe including books. intense and starkly brutal. the result was one of the most powerful films of the year. But Pulp Fiction was more than just the follow-up to an impressive first feature. challenges your prejudices. Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds in a 60th-anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition newly remastered in 2011 4K transfer of the best-loved Hollywood musical ever-filled with memorable songs. The Shawshank Redemption A prominent banker unjustly convicted of murder spends many years in the Shawshank prison." Immediately. More » 8. More » 3. including Best Picture.. These supplements to the two film . Jaws remains an immersive experience that continues to make entire generations afraid to go into the water. computer and video games. One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest A nice rest in a state mental hospital beats a stretch in the pen. Harrowingly realistic and completely convincing (Leonard Maltin)." "American History X") and Helena Bonham Carter ("Mighty Aphrodite. lavish routines and Kelly's fabulous song-and-dance number performed in the rain.. a free-spirited con with lightning in his veins and glib on his tongue. More » 11. Jaws Filled with terror and adventure." "A Room With A View") turn in powerful "performances of which movie legends . Based on the true-life best seller Wiseguy by Nicholas Pileggi and backed by a dynamic . exploding into prominence as a cinematic heavyweight contender after initial success with 1992's Reservoir Dogs. or the winner of the Palme d'Or at Cannes .. More » 9. A spectacular Academy Award-winning epic directed by Ridley Scott. Pulp Fiction With Pulp Fiction writer-director Quentin Tarantino stunned the filmmaking world. He is befriended by a convict who knows the ropes and helps him to cope with the frightning realities of prison life. and based on the first-hand experience of Oscar+‚-®-winning** director Oliver Stone.. Platoon is powerful. television series.. his contagious sense . a French archeologist . and comic books.. he is somewhere in the Peruvian jungle in 1936. "Seven"). Gladiator Russell Crowe Joaquin Phoenix Connie Selleca. More » 10. Singin' in the Rain Gene Kelly.

The Lord of the Rings (Series) Based on J. 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey is a science-fiction narrative. More » 15. Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai (Shichinin no samurai) tells the story of a sixteenth-century village whose desperate inhabits hire the eponymous warriors to protect them from invading bandits. The saga centers around an unassuming Hobbit named Frodo Baggins who inherits a Ring that would give a . Clint Eastwood returns as the "Man With No Name.. More » 18. Vietnam veteran Travis Bickle (Robert De Niro) is slipping slowly into isolation and violence on the streets of New York City." this time teaming with two . Seven Samurai One of the most beloved movie epics of all time.until a lovelorn singer (Marilyn Monroe) falls for .. he grows increasingly disgusted by the people who hang out at . produced in 1968 as both a novel.. the power of friendship and individual courage. and Joseph Cotten plays his childhood friend. Clarke.13. More » . This three-hour ride . Tolkien's masterpiece. The Third Man Orson Welles stars as Harry Lime. Dr. Their cover is perfect. Blade Runner Ridley Scott's reconstructed version of the sci-fi noir favorite stars Harrison Ford as a retired detective who is called back to the police force in order to track down artificial humans called "replicants" in Los Angeles circa 2019. More » 16. More » 19. More » 14. More » 21. The Good. Holly Martins.S. Back to the Future From the Academy Award-winning filmmakers Steven Spielberg and Robert Zemeckis comes Back to the Future .. More » 20. unflinchingly graphic and stylistically influential western ever mounted.featuring legendary actors Toshiro Mifune and Takashi .. written by Arthur C.. intriguing instead of garish. Taxi Driver At 26.. directed by Stanley Kubrick.. More » 23... Casablanca A truly perfect movie..the original.R. the twonewestand homeliestmembers of an all-girl jazz band.. It is a part of Clarke's Space Odyssey .R. groundbreaking adventure that sparked one of the most successful trilogies ever! When teenager Marty McFly (Michael J. The Good.. they quickly board a southbound train to Florida. As his investigation takes him through the city's dystopian landscape. and a film. Humphrey Bogart plays the allegedly apolitical . Martins searches for Lime through the seedy underworld of postwar Vienna and gets caught up in a web of .... President works with Soviet premier in a desperate effort to save the world. Fox) is blasted to 1955 in the DeLorean time machine created by the . More » 22... in this alltime classic thriller scripted by Graham Greene and directed by Carol Reed. . More » 17.. the 1942 Casablanca still wows viewers today. disguised as Josephine and Daphne.. Strangelove Psychotic Air Force General unleashes ingenious foolproof and irrevocable scheme sending bombers to attack Russia. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is an epic adventure of good against evil. Trying to solve his insomnia by driving a yellow cab on the night shift. the Bad and the Ugly is an engrossing actioner shot through with a volatile mix of myth and realism. Its unique story of a love triangle set against terribly high stakes in the war against a monster is sophisticated instead of outlandish. U. Some Like It Hot When Chicago musicians Joe (Tony Curtis) and Jerry (Jack Lemmon) accidentally witness a gangland shooting. and for good reason... the Bad and the Ugly By far the most ambitious.

But as Mclane waits for his wife's office party to break up. the boy destined to lead the freedom fighters of the future.. John's mother. More » 25. Presented here in a magnificent 70th anniversary digital transfer with revitalized digital audio from the highest quality surviving elements. More » 26. Butch Cassidy (Newman). Gone with the Wind David O.. it is also grand entertainment.. Aliens In this action-packed sequel to Alien. Stanley Kubrick's brilliant A CLOCKWORK ORANGE announces itself as a completely new kind of viewing experience. More » 33. A Clockwork Orange From its opening shot of Malcolm McDowell staring with evil intent directly into the camera (which pulls back to reveal him drinking a glass of milk). a film that would broaden the very idea of what a film could be and do and look like. More » 27. sharply acted and superbly directed with inspired visual flair.... Heat An L.. the only survivor from mankind's first encounter with the monstrous Alien.. Terminator 2: Judgment Day Arnold Schwarzenegger returns as The Terminator in this explosive action-adventure spectacle. Citizen Kane Orson Welles’ timeless masterwork is more than a groundbreaking film.. Depicting the controversial life of . Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Paul Newman and Robert Redford set the standard for the "buddy film" with this box office smash set in the Old West. terrorist take control of the building. More » 32.. His sidekick. Monty Python and the Holy Grail .. Now he's one of the good guys. newly arrived in Los Angeles to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged wife (Bonnie Bedelia). More » 29. Die Hard Bruce Willi stars as New York City Detective John McClane.. The film.. North by Northwest Cary Grant teams with director Alfred Hitchcock for the fourth and final time in this superlative espionage caper judged on of the American Film Institute's Top-100 American Films and spruced up with a new digital transfer and remixed Dolby Digital Stereo. More » 30..A. More » 34. the Master of Suspense creates a fascinating love story between an acrophobic detective (James Stewart) and the beautifully troubled woman (Kim Novak) whom he rescues from the bay. set in an unidentified . More » 28. While the terrorist leader. is always dreaming up new ways to get rich fast.24. sent back in time to protect John Connor. Vertigo Set in San Francisco. In many respects he got what he worked so hard to achieve in this . Selznick wanted Gone with the Wind to be somehow more than a movie. Her account of the Alien and the fate of her crew are received with skepticism . More » 31. . He plays a Manhattan advertising executive .until the mysterious disappearance of colonists on LV-426 leads . cop (Al Pacino) becomes fixated on a deadly thief (Robert Dinero) and his crew ( Val Kilmer & Jon Voight) who are taking Los Angeles to the cleaners.. a .... If only . Linda Hamilton reprises her role as Sarah Connor. Sigourney Weaver returns as Ripley. The Sundance Kid (Redford) is the frontier's fastest gun. This movie includes one of the most spectacular shoot outs in film history as Dinero and Kilmer rip .

When the renegade crew of Serenity agrees to hide a fugitive on their ship. The Baader Meinhof Complex Germany in the 1970s: Murderous bomb attacks. Jeff ''The Dude'' Lebowski (Bridges) is the victim of mistaken identity. 2 DVDs. More » 41. Ulrike Meinhof (Martina Gedeck) and Gudrun . sending him on a voyage into the darkest recesses of his own .. this darkly amusing thriller combines a first-rate cast. More » 42. "a dazzling mix of mirth and malice" (Rolling Stone) and a bizarre kidnapping plot that unravels the Midwest like never before. Kirsten Dunst.for a start.. crime-fighting superhero who must battle with his best friend's crazed father in this excellent adaptation of the Marvel Comics tale. 2002/color/121 min/PG-13.. he's the . William H. Willem Dafoe. The most brilliant mind at America's top university isn't a student . When cosmonaut and psychologist Kris Kelvin is sent to investigate. The Matrix tells of a computer hacker (Reeves) who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers who now rule the earth. As they hide out from the cops. 2 DVDs. Six rebels on the run. Reservoir Dogs Harvey Keitel... This time we follow King Arthur and his knights in their search for the Holy Grail... due to a shortage in the kingdom. he experiences the strange phenomena that afflict the Solaris crew. The computers are powered by human beings. Serenity A passenger with a deadly secret. More » 38.. The Big Lebowski Widescreen Collector's Edition. . An assassin in pursuit. not the laid-back... they find themselves in an action-packed battle between the relentless military might of a totalitarian regime who will destroy . More » 36. Michael Madsen. A genetically engineered spider turns an ordinary teenager into a web-slinging. Quentin Tarantino. The Shining . Thugs break into his apartment in the errant belief that they are accosting Jeff Lebowski. In the aftermath. Spider-Man Tobey Maguire. a group of criminals try to figure out how their jewel heist went so terribly wrong in this thrilling directorial debut for Quentin Tarantino.. More » 37. More » 39.. The radicalised children of the Nazi generation led by Andreas Baader (Moritz Bleibtreu).. More » 44.. The Matrix Set in the 22nd century. 1991/color/100 min/R/widescreen.The Monty Python team are at it again in their second movie. the eccentric millionaire philanthropist. Fargo is . Starring Frances McDormand... unemployed Jeff Lebowski. Solaris Ground control has been receiving strange transmissions from the remaining residents of the Solaris space station. More » 43. 1991/color/100 min/R. Steve Buscemi. More » 40. Fargo Nominated* for seven Oscars(r) and winner of two. The Dude seeks restitution from his . More » 35. Macy and Steve Buscemi. this triumphant story was nominated for 9 Academy Awards(R) -winning Oscars for Robin Williams (Best Supporting Actor) and hot newcomers Matt Damon and Ben Affleck (Best Original Screenplay). This isn't your average medieval knights and horses story . the threat of terrorism and the fear of the enemy inside are rocking the very foundations of the still fragile German democracy... Good Will Hunting A true motion picture phenomenon.

Angela Bassett. as the mystery of his identity is revealed. Rain Man Dustin Hoffman is a 'triumph (People) in an Oscar(r)-winning* role. 54 min/PG-13.. . More » 49.. During World War II. The English Patient This powerful motion picture is an experience you will never forget. Alan Rickman. More » 47. More » 53. The Extra-Terrestrial Relive the adventure and magic in one of the most beloved motion pictures of all-time...Norman . Salt of the Earth Salt of the Earth is a 1954 American drama film written by Michael Wilson. More » 54. Kate Winslet and Hugh Grant star in this captivating romantic comedy that swept the Ten Best Lists and was named the Best Picture of the Year by the Golden Globes(r). They're willing to break away from the ordinary . An early working title for the film . and starring Jack Nicholson. All had been blacklisted by the Hollywood establishment due to .. The film is based on the . Biberman.. Based on Jane Austen's classic novel. Lincoln . More » 48.. and produced by Paul Jarrico.The Shining is a 1980 psychological horror film produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick. this timeless story follows the unforgettable journey of a lost alien and the 10-year-old boy he befriends. Federico Fellini's 8 1/2 (Otto e Mezzo) turns one man's artistic crisis into a grand epic of the cinema. Shelley Duvall. More » 50. More » 46. 8 1/2 One of the greatest films about film ever made. Captivating audiences of all ages. and adventure .but can they do it without ... co-written with novelist Diane Johnson. 2 DVDs.. 1992/color/4 hrs. More » 52... from Academy Award-winning director Steven Spielberg. E. Psycho One of the most shocking films of all time. Revolutionary Road Based on the bestseller by Richard Yates. and Danny Lloyd. Malcolm X Denzel Washington.. Sense and Sensibility Emma Thompson. an incredible tale of passion. Join Elliot . Yet. a mysterious stranger (Ralph Fiennes) is cared for by British allies unaware of his dangerous past. Julius Caesar Film adaptation of Shakespeare's play chronicling the aftermath of Caesar's assassination at the hands of Marc Anthony. More » 55. E. this mesmerizing and moving story follows the lives of a passionate young couple living in suburban Connecticut who decide to risk everything to pursue their dreams. Sense and Sensibility tells of the Dashwood sisters. The ExtraTerrestrial. Join the Master of Suspense on a chilling journey as an unsuspecting victim (Janet Leigh) visits the Bates Motel and falls prey to one of cinema’s most notorious psychopaths .. and Tom Cruiseis 'terrific (ABC Radio) in a film that's fascinating. Guido Anselmi (Marcello Mastroianni) is a director whose film-and life-is collapsing around him.. Cassius and Brutus. Scatman Crothers.T. touching and full of smart surprises (Newsweek)! Charlie Babbitt (Cruise) has just discovered he has an autistic brother named Raymond (Hoffman) and .. More » 45. directed by Herbert J..T. Writer-director Spike Lee presents his take on the life of the controversial and influential slain minister and civil rights leader. from his days as an angry young man to his conversion to Islam and eventual assassination. More » 51.. Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho changed the thriller genre forever.. intrigue.

.as . V for Vendetta Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain. and the head of British Intelligence wonders if a double agent is leaking vital secrets.. where he meets the sinister Dr. In the year 2027. More » 62. An all-star cast are featured in this epic post-apocalyptic tale of the survival of a father and his young son as . Starring Daniel Day-Lewis in the title role. More » 57. V For Vendetta tells the story of a mild-mannered young woman named Evey (Natalie Portman) who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man (Hugo Weaving) known only as "V. Lawrence (Peter O'Toole) in this dramatic portrait of the famed British officer's journey to the Middle East." Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art . Leon Professional Assassin Leon Reluctantly Takes Care Of 12-Year-Oldmathilda. No.. The Road From Cormac McCarthy.Capturing the danger and excitement of political intrigue. No one will tell him why hes there and who his jailer is and his fury builds . the untold story focuses on a defining moment in Abraham Lincoln's life . 1962/color/111 min/NR/widescreen. Harry Potter (Series) .E. Lawrence of Arabia Director David Lean follows the heroic true-life odyssey of T. Oldboy Oh Dae-su is an ordinary Seoul businessman with a wife and little daughter who. author of No Country For Old Men. More » 63. In this first James Bond thriller... Steven Spielberg's Lincoln chronicles the final four months in the life of the man regarded as America's greatest President. More » 64. Dr.. And Teaches Herhis Trade. At the height of the Cold War. More » 65. More » 66.. Assigned to Arabia during World War I. More » 58. Children of Men No children. Pulsating with the rebellious spirit of the '60s and a .. Lawrence courageously unites the warring Arab factions into a strong guerrilla front and leads . No future.. More » 60. Brought out of . Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Gary Oldman leads a stunning all-star cast in this masterful adaptation of the John le Carr‚ bestseller. comes the highly anticipated big screen adaptation of the beloved.. Federal agent Elliot Ness battles gangsters in Prohibition-era Chicago in this colorful film based on the TV series. The Untouchables Kevin Costner Sean Connery Robert De Niro. The Graduate Nominated* for seven Academy AwardsÂ(r) and winner for Best Director. is abducted and locked up in a strange.. More » 61. Bond hears of evil doings in the Caribbean and travels to Jamaica. No Sean Connery. Ursula Andress. The Road. A Neighbor Whose Parents Are Killed.. 1987/color/119 min/R/widescreen. after a drunken night on the town. best-selling and Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. private prison. More » 59. this ground breaking and "wildly hilarious" (The Boston Globe) social satire launched the career of two-time OscarÂ(r)-winner** Dustin Hoffman and cemented the reputation of acclaimed director Mike Nichols. disillusioned Theo (Clive Owen) becomes an unlikely champion of the human race when he is asked by his former lover (Julianne Moore) to escort a young pregnant woman out of . Screenplay by David Mamet.. No hope.. a precarious operation goes deadly wrong. More » 56... eighteen years since the last baby was born.

As war rages in Europe.. Groundhog Day Bill Murray is at his wry. young Pi Patel finds himself stranded on a lifeboat with the only other survivor . star in James L. suffering from multiple gun shot wounds. Love and Death "demonstrates again that [Allen] is an authentic comedy genius" . Anchorman Will Ferrel (Old School. One of his most visual. TV weatherman Phil Connors (Bill . Helen Hunt.. Inglorious Basterds Brad Pitt takes no prisoners in Quentin Tarantino’s high-octane WWII revenge fantasy Inglourious Basterds.. Manhattan Nominated for two Academy AwardsÂ(r)* in 1979 and considered "one of Allen's most enduring accomplishments" (Boxoffice).. Matt Damon. Little by little. wisecracking best in this riotous romantic comedy about a weatherman caught in a personal time warp on the worst day of his life. The Bourne Identity A man is washed up on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea...” is on a daring mission to take down the leaders of the Third Reich. Brooks' hit comedy. More » 74. a Nazi-scalping squad of American soldiers.. and consists of eight fantasy . known to their enemy as “The Basterds. More » 76. Rowling.. The Departed Leonardo DiCaprio. More » 69. Bound . he tries to put his life back together while trying to . More » 67. Jack Nicholson and Mark Wahlberg star in Martin Scorsese's new crime drama "The Departed. Sumptuously photographed in black and white (Allen's first film in that format) and accompanied .. an obsessive-compulsive novelist with Manhattan's meanest mouth. Emerging from his coffin into the world of 1972." "The Departed" is set in South Boston where the state police force is waging an allout war to take down the city's top organized crime ring. More » 71. a dashing aristocrat who is turned into a vampire by a jilted lover and entombed for two centuries. More » 75.as long as they stick to covering fashion shows or late-breaking cooking stories. The series is distributed by Warner Bros. based on the best-selling novel. Nicholson gives a show-stopping performance as Melvin Udall.. Elf) is Ron Burgundy. Love and Death Woody Allen reinvents himself again with the epic historical satire that is a "wonderfully funny and eclectic distillation of the Russian literary soul" (New York Magazine). K.... Life of Pi Embark on the adventure of a lifetime in this visual masterpiece from Oscarr winner Ang Lee*. As Good As It Gets Jack Nicholson. barely alive. More » 72....a ferocious Bengal tiger named Richard Parker. After a cataclysmic shipwreck. Teamed with a relentlessly cheerful producer (Andie MacDowell) and a smart-aleck cameraman (Chris Elliott). More » 68. Bursting with .. His amnesia has left with virtually no clues to his past or his identity.. But when his neighbor Simon is hospitalized. philosophical and elaborately conceived films. So when ron is told he'll be working with a bright . Jr. a top-rated 1970's San Diego anchorman who believes women have a place in the newsroom . Manhattan is a wry.. he returns to his once-majestic . As Good as it Gets. More » . More » 70.. Greg Kinnear and Cuba Gooding. touching and finely rendered portrait of modern relationships against the backdrop of urban alienation... Melvin is forced to . Dark Shadows From the wonderfully warped imagination of Tim Burton comes the story of Barnabas Collins (Johnny Depp).. More » 73. The key is to .The Harry Potter film series is a British–American feature film series based on the Harry Potter novels by author J.

Peter Ustinov. Amelie Nominated for 5 Academy Awards including Best Original Screenplay.. USA has some strange goings-on behind its idyllic exterior. C.. journey beyond imagination and enter a "breathtaking fantasy world" (Kenneth Turan. More » 79. 1960/color/3 hrs. satirical best. 16 min/NR/widescreen.it's through the door . The Great Dictator In his notorious masterpiece. With its lack of polish. Jean-Luc Godard's debut fashioned a simultaneous homage to and critique of the American film genres that influenced . Spartacus Kirk Douglas. Shot in the streets of Algiers in documentary style. More » 87. Sir Laurence Olivier. a quiet girl working in a hat shop. 1986/color/121 min/R/widescreen. The Wind That Shakes the Barley . More » 78. Kyle MacLachlan. More » 86. a key year in Algeria’s struggle for independence from France. More » 81.. Blue Velvet Dennis Hopper. More » 82. humor and heart. involving a haunting nightclub singer. Modern Times) offers both a cutting caricature of Adolf Hitler and a sly tweaking of his own comic persona. The Great Dictator.. More » 80. and one of "the finest comedies Hollywood has turned out" (Newsweek). crackling personalities of rising stars Jean-Paul Belmondo and Jean Seberg. More » 83. including Best Picture. More » 84.. Isabella Rossellini.C. The Battle for Algiers One of the most influential films in the history of political cinema... Charlie Chaplin (City Lights. Directed by David Lynch.. the corrupt King Henry VIII (Robert Shaw) betrays the Roman Catholic Church to divorce his wife and marry his latest conquest Anne Boleyn (Vanessa Redgrave). Amelie makes a surprising discovery and sees her life drastically changed for the better! From then on... the film vividly recreates . Sir Thomas More (Paul Scofield) is then forced to choose between his principles and duty to his heretical king. Sophie.. Gillo Pontecorvo’s The Battle of Algiers focuses on the harrowing events of 1957. The Apartment is legendary writer/director Billy Wilder at his scathing..77. Chaplin (in his first pure talkie) brings his sublime physicality to two roles: the cruel yet clownish “Tomanian” .. The Apartment Winner* of five 1960 Academy AwardsÂ(r). A Man for All Seasons In 16th-century England. Lumberton. finds her life thrown into turmoil when she is literally swept off her . Chariots of Fire Winner of four Academy Awards(R) including Best Picture! The inspiring true story of British athletes competing in the 1924 Olympics.. and there was after Breathless. Jean Simmons. The tale of a bold gladiator slave and his love for the woman who believes in him. and anything-goes crime narrative. surplus of attitude. Howl's Moving Castle In Hayao Miyazaki's latest animated masterpiece.. Amelie dedicates herself to helping . Ben Cross and Ian Charleson head a sterling cast of newcomers and veterans. Breathless There was before Breathless. this magical comedy met overwhelming acclaim nationwide. "Bud" Baxter (Jack Lemmon) knows the way to success in business. Los Angeles Times) filled with adventure. A painfully shy waitress working at a tiny Paris café. More » 85. Laura Dern.. . Tony Curtis.. a murderous madman and perverse sexual intrigue.

. Andie MacDowell (Michael) and a superb ." More » 92. 1967/color/127 .... Featuring dazzling performances from Meg Ryan.. More » 91. Yojimbo The incomparable Toshiro Mifune stars in Akira Kurosawa’s visually stunning and darkly comic Yojimbo... he uncovers Han's white slavery and drug trafficking ring located on a secret island fortress. and the rich who enjoy a futuristic city of splendor. his girlfriend Sloane (Mia Sara). high-schooler Ferris Bueller (Mathew Broderick). Damien (Cillian Murphy) abandons his burgeoning career as a doctor and joins his brother. Cool Hand Luke Paul Newman.. In the aftermath of a WWII bombing. More » 93. More » 89. this "splendid and irresistible" (Los Angeles Times) film from director Rob Reiner(American President is one of the best-loved romantic comedies of all time. Grave of the Fireflies "This tragic masterpiece from Studio Ghibli is based on the semi autobiographical novel by Akiyuki Nosaka. and his best bud Cameron (Alan Ruck) are off on the spontaneous romp through Chicago known as Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.. Remade twice.... An "exceedingly violentas well as poetic" fight picture that maps "the landscape of the soul" (The New York Times). A headstrong inmate in a tough Southern prison camp refuses to let the indignities of incarceration get the best of him. not here! Instead. More » 90. More » 97. George Kennedy. two orphaned children struggle to survive in the Japanese countryside. when the populace is divided between workers. More » 88. Ushering in two Academy AwardÂ(r) nominations*. winner of the naoki Award for literature. More » 94. wily masterless samurai Sanjuro turns a range war between two evil clans to his own advantage. Carrie Fisher and Bruno Kirby. You’ll also enjoy righteous bonus materials that give you an insider’s peek . intelligence and flashing wit" (Rolling Stone). Raging Bull Robert De Niro teams with director Martin Scorsese in this "extraordinarily compelling" (Leonard Maltin) film that introduced unflinching realism to stunned audiences in 1980. More » 96. Metropolis Metropolis takes place in the year 2026.Raging Bull garnered eight OscarÂ(r) nominations* .. Along with champions Roper and Williams. who must live in the dark underground. When Harry Met Sally "Brimming over with style..Driven by a deep sense of duty and a love for his country. Enter the Dragon Recruited by an intelligence agency. outstanding martial arts student Bruce Lee participates in a brutal karate tournament hosted by the evil Han. Dennis Hopper. As the Irish freedom fighters bold tactics bring the British to a . clashing with the sadistic warden who wants to break him. The tense balance of these two societies is realized through images that are among the most famous . Four Weddings and a Funeral The champagne is flowingand so is the funin this "delightful and sly" (Roger Ebert) romantic comedy about two people who belong together but just can't seem to tie the knot. Serpico . Teddy in a dangerous and violent fight for freedom.. More » 95. Kennedy won an Oscar for his performance. exceptional music . and starring Hugh Grant (Notting Hill). hundreds . Billy Crystal. In the exciting climax... Ferris Bueller's Day off "Bueller…Bueller…?" Sorry. Harry Dean Stanton.. To rid a terror-stricken village of corruption. by Sergio Leone (A Fistful of Dollars) and .

using 40 cameramen filming across 200 locations. Amazon. representing every major combat unit to see action. This product is manufactured on demand using DVD-R recordable media. More » 2.. More than 125 Vietnam veterans. and from the makers of Blue Planet: Seas of Life. disappeared over forty years ago. environmental. in American politics. More » 98. They risked everything to talk about the atrocities they had committed or witnessed in the presenc More » 4. and Steel Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book and national best seller. her aged uncle continues to seek the truth. 1971. Years later. Winter Soldier January 31.. politics. Planet Earth With an unprecedented production budget of $25 million. Sidney Lumet's drama portrays the real-life struggle of an honest New York City cop against a corrupt system. Inside Job . current affairs.com/best-films-top-100-documentaries. Aided by the pierced and tattooed punk prodigy Lisbeth Salander (Rooney Mara) they tap . The top documentaries are those that not only teach us the most about the world we share. the aesthetic.. biography.. The Best Films: Top 100 Documentaries list contains a mixture of natural world. More » 5. history. and worst.. comes the epic story of life on Earth. More » 100. Five years in production. The Motorcycle Diaries) and based on the iconic novel by Jack Kerouac. and artistic films. He hires Mikael Blomkvist (Daniel Craig). ________________________________________ 1. The Girl with Dragon Tattoo Harriet Vanger. a crusading journalist recently trapped by a libel conviction. More » 3.. and the theme. Guns. science. Guns.php The Best Films: Top 100 Documentaries What makes a good documentary film? Here at List Muse we value the element of discovery. Neophyte officer Frank Serpico (Al Pacino) is determined not to let his job get in the way of his . Control)..Adapted by Waldo Salt and Norman Wexler from Peter Maas's book. to investigate.listmuse. ON THE ROAD tells the timeless story of Sal Paradise (Sam Riley. but that do so in a compelling fashion: they educate and evoke. insightful drama that brings out the best. the story.. shot entirely in high definition... and speeches of everyday Americans. The following films have each been chosen for their mixture of these qualities. diaries. The film gives voice to those who. The People Speak The People Speak is a 2009 American documentary feature film that uses dramatic and musical performances of the letters. . Germs.000 days in the field.and themselves. and Steel is an epic detective story that offers a gripping expose on why the world is so unequal.. The Best Man Henry Fonda and Cliff Robertson square off as political adversaries during a presidential primary in this sardonic. gathered in Detroit to heal a nation... More » http://www. Professor Jared Diamond traveled the globe for over 30 years trying to answer the biggest question of .. over 2. More » 99.com's standard return policy will .. a young writer whose life is shaken and ultimately redefined by the arrival of Dean . Germs. by insisting . On the Road Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Walter Salles (Central Station..

From Academy Award®-nominated filmmaker.. entertainment. and forthright seriousness. Life Four years in the making. the producers of Planet Earth and The Blue Planet. is a BBC documentary film series. Eyes on the Prize Eyes on the Prize tells the definitive story of the civil rights era from the point of view of the ordinary men and women whose extraordinary actions launched a movement that changed the fabric of American life.. conflicts and triumphs that shaped 70. at a cost of over $20 trillion.. More » 13.and hopefully last -. the first film to expose the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008. More » 9. White Light / Black Rain: The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Through the powerful recollections of atomic bomb survivors. . written and produced by Adam Curtis.. More » . comes INSIDE JOB.... . how our home planet doesn’t sit in magnificent isolation but is . Charles Ferguson (NO END IN SIGHT). presents a deeply moving look at the painful legacy of the first -. Marr traces the story of our nomadic ancestors as they spread out around the world and settled down to . inspiring U. Proof and Passion is a 2010 BBC documentary on the history of science presented by Michael J. The global financial meltdown. and stunning screen firsts. an ex-slave whose genius was admired by allies .000 years of human history. More » 7. More » 15. More » 6. and embodied a struggle whose reverberations continue to be felt today. The Story of Science The Story of Science: Power. visual panache. Using a wealth of sources-from interviews to newsreels to documentary footage of the conflict at home and abroad-Davis constructs a powerfully affecting portrait of the disastrous effects of . Wonders of the Solar System Experience the extraordinary…in our planet’s own backyard.. this breathtaking . pervasive presence in our everyday live.. changes. an extraordinary new film by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Steven Okazaki.. The Power of Nightmares The Power of Nightmares.S. subtitled The Rise of the Politics of Fear. across every continentand in every habitat. More » 11.. More » 12. The Corporation This DVD charts the specatcular rise of the corporation as a dramatic.... Mosley. Peter Davis' landmark documentary Hearts and Minds unflinchingly confronts the United States' involvement in Vietnam.uses of thermonuclear weapons . More » 14. Its three one-hour parts consist mostly of a montage of . Hearts and Minds A courageous and startling film. Blacks. Packed with excitement. From our earliest beginnings in Africa. resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs. White Light/Black Rain: The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. With a deft mix of humor. Wonders explores some of the most amazing features of our very own solar system – how the forces of nature carved out beauty and order from the chaos of space.. At the forefront of the rebellion was General Toussaint Louverture. revelation. filmmakers Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott and writer Joel Bakan have fa More » 10..traumatizing Southern planters. Life is the latest wildlife blockbuster from the BBC’s award-winning Natural History Unit. it created the world's first Black republic --.. and invigorating anti-slavery activist world-wide. More » 8. filmed over 3000 days. History of the World Andrew Marr sets off on an epic journey through the explosive events. Egalite for All: Toussaint Louverture and the Haitian Revolution The Haitian Revolution represents the only successful slave revolution in history..

Taxi to the Dark Side Taxi to the Dark Side is a 2007 documentary film directed by American filmmaker Alex Gibney. Kentucky in June.S. invasion.. More » 23.. and key military personnel and international newsreel and archival footage to create a scathing . MANUFACTURING CONSENT explores the political life and ideas of world-renowned linguist. War Made Easy Narrated by Sean Penn and based on the work of media critic and best-selling author Norman Solomon. intellectual and political activist Noam Chomsky. The Pervert's Guide to Cinema THE PERVERT'S GUIDE TO CINEMA takes the viewer on an exhilarating ride through some of the greatest movies ever made.... acclaimed filmmaker Michael Moore's new documentary sets out to investigate the American healthcare system. Harlan County U... Serving as presenter and guide is the charismatic Slavoj Zizek. provocative and surprisingly accessible. WAR MADE EASY reaches into the Orwellian memory hole to expose . The Trouble With Tolstoy Alan Yentob takes an epic train ride through Leo Tolstoy s Russia. 5 Broken Cameras is a deeply personal. In the Year of the Pig Produced at the height of the Vietnam War.. unless the U. Through a dynamic collage of biography. 1973. More » 22.. Shot almost entirely by Palestinian farmer Emad Burnat.. More » 18. which won the 2007 Academy Award for Best ... This film documents the coal miners' strike against the Brookside Mine of the Eastover Mining Company in Harlan County. With his engaging and passionate approach to thinking. More » 21. More » .S. Yentob travels through Tolstoy s Russia looking at the life. More » 17. Predicting nothing less than a complete upheaval of society's . Underground) assembles period interviews with journalists. first-hand account of non-violent resistance in Bil'in. Eastovers refusal to sign a contract (when the miners joined with the United Mine Workers of America) led to the strike.A. which lasted more than . De Antonio (Point of Order. Moore sheds light on the complicated medical affairs of . examining how Russia s great novelist became her great troublemaker.S. Manufacturing Consent . More » 20..... work and legacy of the author . imaginative graphics and outrageous illustrations. 5 Broken Cameras An extraordinary work of both cinematic and political activism. Emile de Antonio’s Oscar®-nominated 1968 documentary chronicles the war’s historical roots. who traveled with Penn to Baghdad just before the war to call attention to the dangers of a U. and produced by Eva Orner and Susannah Shipman. who bought his first camera in 2005 to . and the world.. Guided by the writer s astonishingly honest and confessional diaries.... With palpable outrage. Zizek delves into the hidden . More » 24.Noam Chomsky and the Media Funny. "addiction to oil" is curbed and transformed into a search for alternative forms of energy.16. More » 25. wait until you hear from experts who forecast an economic doomsday for America. politicians. Mark Achbar and Peter Wintonick's award-winning documentary highlights Chomsky's probing analysis of mass . the Slovenian philosopher and psychoanalyst. Sticking to his tried-and-true one-man approach. End of Suburbia Is the title alarms you. archival gems. a West Bank village threatened by encroaching Israeli settlements. Sicko Following on the heels of his Palm d'Or winning Fahrenheit 9/11 and his Oscar winning film Bowling for Columbine. More » 19.

and again in 1967. NOVA's Lord of the Ants profiles this soft-spoken Southerner renowned for his .are available for the first time as a collector's set on DVD and VHS. More » 31. Twist of Faith) comes THE INVISIBLE WAR.. The UP Series has explored this Jesuit maxim. The epic begins with a journey back 65 million . America is actually conducting a war on democracy. a groundbreaking investigative documentary about one of America's most shameful and best-kept secrets: the epidemic of rape within the U. The film paints a startling picture of . The Spanish Earth The Spanish Earth (1937) is a propaganda film made during the Spanish Civil War in support of the democratically elected Republicans.. Dirt feeds us and gives us shelter... made a documentary called Palestine Is Still The Issue.... E... More » 30. A Grin Without a Cat A GRIN WITHOUT A CAT (its title refers to Lewis Carroll's Cheshire Cat) is Marker's magnum opus: a three-hour overview of the worldwide political upheavals during the Sixties and Seventies. Walking With Dinosaurs Finally all three programs from the Emmy Award.. and that true popular democracy is now more likely to be found among the poorest of Latin America whose grassroots movements are ..winning Walking With. More » . Why do we . More » 32. anarchists. He told how almost a million Palestinians had been forced off their land in 1948.. in fact. Sadr followers in two Shiite cities rally for regional elections while enforcing Islamic law at the point of a gun. Marker interweaves footage from the Vietnam War and the antiwar protests in the U. Dirt regulates the earth s climate. . a .. whose forces included a wide range of the political left. More » 35. that. asking them about their lives and their dreams for the future. 2003/color/107 min/PG-13/widescreen.. socialists. military. 49 Up Starting in 1964 with Seven Up. he has returned to the West Bank . renowned director Michael Apted. More » 28.. Dirt! The Movie DIRT! THE MOVIE is an astonishing. May . the award-winning journalist and filmmaker. More » 33.S.. Wilson is such a man.O.26. More » 29. centrists.Walking with Dinosaurs.. John Pilger.. communists. someone who transcends the narrow boundaries of a particular line of research and alters our perspective on the world. The original concept was to interview 14 children from diverse backgrounds from all over England. humorous and substantial look at the glorious and unappreciated ground beneath our feet. Lord of the Ants Every so often a giant emerges on the stage of science. Dirt holds and cleans our water. Iraq in Fragments An opus in three parts. Allosaurus: A Walking with Dinosaurs Specialand Walking with Prehistoric Beasts-.S.. passionately-felt portraits: A fatherless 11-year-old is apprenticed to the domineering owner of a Baghdad garage. Palestine is Still the Issue In 1977.. More » 27. The War on Democracy The War on Democracy demonstrates the brutal reality of the America's notion of 'spreading democracy'... More » 34.series -. Every seven years. The Fog of War Filmmaker Errol Morris sits down with Kennedy's controversial former Secretary of Defense-and chief architect of the war in Vietnam-Robert McNamara as he discusses his insights into the latter half of the 20th century. More » 36. The Invisible War From Oscar® and Emmy®-nominated filmmaker Kirby Dick (This Film Is Not Yet Rated.. Dirt heals us and makes us beautiful. Iraq In Fragments offers a series of intimate. In this in-depth documentary. and .

Food. More » 44. Food. More » 43. passion and rivalry as great minds clashed. The scale and beauty of the scenery and the sheer power of the elements are unmatched . which has been under Israeli military authority since 1967..S. Dark Days For years.their burning ambition. More » 45. the award-winning breakout theatrical hit SIR! NO SIR! Tells an almost entirely forgotten story of the military men and women who helped force the U.. Food... More » 39.the birth of the Free Speech Movement. and off the . hilarious.37. More » 41... intimate. unearthing a way of life unimaginable to those above. More » 38. More » 46.. anti-Vietnam War protests. The Arctic and Antarctic remain the greatest wildernesses on Earth. the epic tale of two disappearing wildernesses. thelivelihood of the American farmer. the counter-culture. Baghdad ER Produced and directed by 11-time Emmy Award-winner Jon Alpert. reveals . Dark Days explores this surprisingly domestic subterranean world. This series uses a compelling mix of computer-generated and dramatic re-creations to bring these . braving dangerous conditions and perpetual night. and see how . Army's premier medical facility in Iraq and former site of one of Saddam Hussein's elite medical facilities. Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Narrated by Peter Coyote.. Sans Soleil . the U. and the rise of the Bl More » 40. . More » 42. a homeless community took root in a train tunnel beneath New York City. Sir! No Sir! Easily the most timely and resonant film about the soldiers on the front lines of antiwar resistance. Through stories simultaneously heartbreaking. civil rights marches. produced seven key technological achievements of the Industrial Revolution. Checkpoint Over three million Palestinians live in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Berkeley in the Sixties captures the decade's events . How can America's 7th largest corporation crumble into dust? This shameful expos+ª rips open the nation's darkest corporate scandal.... one that left thousands of investors and dedicated employess with virtually nothing as a tiny handful of top execs walked away with billions. Inc.S. Israeli director Yoav Shamir documents the impact of the enforced boundaries known as "checkpoints" on the Israeli border guards drafted to monitor them and the Palestinian citizens . This inside . Inc.. exposing how our nation's food supply is now controlled by a handful of corporations that often put profit ahead of consumer health. extravagant dreams.. the women's movement. Berkeley in the Sixties The 1960s come to life in this gripping film.. Shot over two months in . More » 47. The Seven Wonders Of The Industrial World Meet the most brilliant pioneers of the industrial age. lifts the veil on our nation's food industry. The Sorrow and the Pity The Sorrow and the Pity (French: Le chagrin et la pitié) is a two-part 1969 documentary film by Marcel Ophüls about the French Resistance and collaboration between the Vichy government and Nazi .. Frozen Planet From the Emmy-winning team behind Planet Earth and The Blue Planet comes Frozen Planet. this 64-minute verite documentary takes an unforgettable look inside the 86th Combat Support Hospital (CSH). government to end the Vietnam War... Inc.. the safety of workers and our own environment.

. poet. and Tenskwatawa. The Interrupters The Interrupters follows three individuals who with bravado. More » 49. but also reveals its beauty and mystery... More » 55. and relevant Mathematics forms the foundation for nearly everything we do--from finance to physics. Why We Fight Why We Fight is the provocative new documentary from acclaimed filmmaker Eugene Jarecki (The Trials of Henry Kissinger) and winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival. filmmaker. . Geronimo. an eerie echo of the . Math not only describes our world. Five years after Gimme Shelter.and Fools Crow. Join Marcus du Sautoy . Chris Marker... More » 52. Black Gold Black Gold is a 2006 documentary film. When the Moors Ruled in Europe How Islamic civilization tamed Western Europe "Inspiring" --The Observer (U. Winged Migration Rolling Stone raved that Winged Migration. The film . she focuses her ever-seeking eye on gleaners: those who scour already-reaped fields for . and reckless. More » 53. La jetée (The Jetty) and Sans soleil (Sunless) couldn’t seem more different—yet they’re the twin pillars of one of the most daring and uncompromising careers in cinema history.. The Gleaners and I Agnès Varda.. radical science-fiction films ever made and a mind-bending free-form travelogue.. Grey Gardens Meet Big and Little Edie Beale-high society dropouts. this is an intimate journey into the stubborn persistence of violence in our cities." Beginning with the famous Jean-François Millet painting of women gathering wheat left over from a harvest. We Shall Remain: America Through Native Eyes They were charismatic and forward thinking. 17 . has made 2001's most acclaimed non-fiction film-a self-described "wandering-road documentary. From acclaimed director Steve James and bestselling author Alex Kotlowitz. For hundreds of years. More » 51. and.. More » 54... and architecture to astronomy. work to protect their Chicago communities from the violence they once employed. valiantly resisted expulsion from their lands and fought the extinction of .. engaging. With teams totalling more than 450 people. novelist. Native American leaders from Massasoit. arrogant. More » 50. Grande Dame of the French New Wave. compassionate and resolute.. Tecumseh. More » 48. at times.. to Major Ridge.thriving together amid the decay and disorder of their ramshackle East Hampton mansion. More » 56. Named after the series of short films by legendary director Frank Capra that explored America’s reasons for . is"A movie miracle! It soars! You feel privileged!" Witness as five film crews follow a rich variety of bird migrations through 40 countries and each of the seven continents. More » .K. The Story of Maths How numbers explain our universe and reveal unseen worlds Math made accessible. the Maysles unveiled this impossibly intimate portrait of the unexpected. imaginative and courageous.. and even humor. vengeful. awe-inspiring documentary.) Join British historian Bettany Hughes as she examines a long-buried chapter of European history--the rise and fall of Islamic culture in what is now Spain and Portugal. mother and daughter. Although generations of Spanish rulers have tried to expunge this era . the critically acclaimed... The story follows the efforts of an Ethiopian Coffee Union manager as he travels the world to obtain a better price for his workers' coffee beans.. reclusive cousins of Jackie O.One of the most influential. humility.

The series offers an epic . Their story . 2007 Hawaii Int'l Film Festival}{WINNER! Best Documentary: Courage in Filmmaking award.. More » 65. These individuals. I. Auschwitz: The Nazis and the 'Final Solution' This six-part series tells the story of the Auschwitz Death Camp.. rich with mystery. More » 61. Quebec ..S. Meeting Resistance {WINNER! Best documentary. The series tells the story of what Richard argues is mankind's greatest achievement . 2008 MVV Festival}{WINNER! Golden Award. More » 58. The Take {WINNER! Best Documentary. Life and Debt Documentarian Stephanie Black delivers a scathing account of the effects of globalization on Third World economies. Stephen Hawking's Universe Scientist Stephen Hawking's book. treating viewers to the latest advances in cosmological thought in down-toearth Hawking fashion. politics. eye-opening film that raises the veil of anonymity . Writer Laurence Rees and his team interviewed over 100 eyewitnesses.. A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIME. More » . . Defamation Defamation (Hebrew: ‫ . Korea... More » 62.civilisation. Specifically. Hashmatsa) is a 2009 documentary film by award-winning filmmaker Yoav Shamir. site of the largest mass murder in the history of the world. The Fourth World War What this documentary calls "the Fourth World War" is the struggle of poor and working-class people all over the globe who must battle both large corporations and oppressive governments in order to survive and win basic human rights. are changing the face of modern warfare. known as private security contractors. including former Nazi perpetrators who speak on the record for the first time. unexpected twists. More » 63. 2005 Cleveland International Film Festival}{WINNER! Grand Jury Prize. Narrated by Jamaica . 2004 AFI Los Angeles International Film Festival}{WINNER! Best Justice and Human Rights Film. The series presents an intergalactic detective story. Argentina. Palestine. Women Film Critics Circle Awards 2007}Meeting Resistance is a daring. But to those at home. Hawking's genius fills this six-part series. More » 60.. Latin America's most prosperous middle class finds itself in a ghost town . The film examines antisemitism... 2004 Vermont International Film Festival}In the wake of Argentina's spectacular economic collapse.57.. Caesar This award-winning series takes a fascinating look at the public and private lives of six key men who ruled the Roman Empire.. the series charts the rise and fall of Roman power over 600 years through the lives of six of the most charismatic . 2007 Al Jazeera Int'l Documentary Film Festival}{WINNER! Best of the West. The film won Best Documentary Feature Film . Shadow Company This year thousands of private soldiers will be deployed in conflicts worldwide. More » 64. while visiting Americans and Western Europeans regard their country as a tourist spot.Who are More » 59... and astonishing revelations. Filmed in the streets of Mexico.השמצה‬translit. their world and influence remain a mystery. and in particular the way perceptions of antisemitism affect Israeli and U. was an instant best-seller... More » 66. Ancient Worlds Ancient Worlds is a six-part odyssey from the first cities of Mesopotamia to the Christianisation of the Roman Empire with archaeologist and historian Richard Miles at the helm. the dire conditions faced by Jamaican farmers and factory workers who struggle in abject poverty. Starting with Julius Caesar..

THE WORLD AT WAR remains the definitive visual history of World War II. Since the period when Native tribes were found on this continent at the time of its "discovery".. located on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro. Waste Land Filmed over nearly three years.. Salesman A landmark documentary. 1973. There he photographs an eclectic band of . The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1990.. While laboring to sell a gold-embossed version of the Holy Word. .. The World At War More than 30 years after its initial broadcast. Our Brand is Crisis follows James Carville. Touring Europe.67.. Occupation 101: Voices of the Silenced Majority MOVIE SYNOPSIS: A thought-provoking and powerful documentary film on the current and historical root causes of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and US political involvement. Instead. and ultimately thrived in . Unsurpassed in depth and scope. Night and Fog . Civilisation Distinguished art historian Sir Kenneth Clark presents a personal view of the ideas and values which have shaped western civilisation. U.. More » 73. More » 70. created solutions. Our Brand Is Crisis A Film by Rachel BoyntonFor decades. Cuba’s economy went into a tailspin.S.. The Battle of Chile On September 11... With imports of oil cut by more than half and food imports cut by 80 percent. Jeremy Rosner and a team of political consultants as . he traces developments in thought and culture from the Dark Ages through to the present day... Patricio Guzmán and five colleagues had been filming the political developments in Chile throughout the nine months leading up to that day. face concealed via hoodie.. More » 72.. Unlike any other film produced on the conflict. This lavish series was hailed as a masterpiece when it . people were desperate. even in a film about his work--nor would it be legally prudent. More » 71. Paul Brennan and his colleagues target the beleaguered masses--then face the demand More » 76. strategists-for-hire have been quietly molding the opinions of voters and the messages of candidates in elections from the Middle East to the South American jungle. Trail of Tears Native Americans have experienced a history full of oppression and racism. The bombing of . President Salvador Allende's democratically elected Chilean government was overthrown in a bloody coup by General Augusto Pinochet's army... More » 75. 'Occupation 101' explains the complicated reality with precision storytelling through a series of highly stylized visual edits. More » 69. the British and American governments disregarded Native Americans as the owners of the territory they occupied and used aggressive force . its 26 . this is epic history at its absolute best. More » 77. Jardim Gramacho. More » 68. This fascinating and empowering film shows how communities pulled together. Narrated by Academy Award winner Laurence Olivier and digitally re-mastered for DVD. shines a light on amateur documentarian Thierry Guetta. the French-born bon .. "Salesman" captures in vivid detail the bygone era of the door-to-door salesman. Based in Los Angeles.. More » 74. WASTE LAND follows renowned artist Vik Muniz as he journeys from his home base in Brooklyn to his native Brazil and the world's largest garbage dump. the elusive stencil-master.. Exit Through The Gift Shop It wouldn't be in character for British street artist Banksy to reveal all.

More » 82. made all the more timely by recent U. The War at Home Nominated for an Academy Award and cited by film critic Roger Ebert as one of the twenty greatest political films of all time.. as well as the individuals. More » 83..involving kidnapping and assassination .S. It was directed by Leila Conners Petersen and Nadia Conners and financed . More » 86.....000 civilian soldiers from more than 50 nations against the well-equipped insurgents of Generalissimo Francisco Franco.. War Dance Set in war-raved Northern Uganda. More » . Filmed across the U.S. on the state of the natural environment. More » 81. March of the Penguins In the Antarctic. the . Aid to Franco came via Italian fighter planes from Mussolini and from the Nazi . the events which led to it. excitement and hope back into their povertystricken lives.. Acclaimed historian Laurence Rees examines what led a cultured nation at the heart of Europe to commit the atrocities .. communities and scientists inventing new approaches to safeguard our children's future.. The Good Fight: The Abraham Lincoln Brigade in the Spanish Civil War The fight for the freedom of Loyalist Spain during the 1936-39 civil war pitted an International Brigade of 35. Hotel Terminus: The Life & Times of Klaus Barbie From Marcel Ophuls comes this brilliant examination of the Nazi officer Klaus Barbie.. More » 85. The film combines new . Congress? Did he authorize covert operations .. THE PANAMA DECEPTION documents the untold story of the December 1989 U. THE WAR AT HOME vividly chronicles the anti-war protest movement of the 1960's and 70's. Global Warming: The Signs and the Science This documentary profiles people who are living with the grave consequences of a changing climate... More » 87.S.S. Asia and South America.. This courtship will begin with a long journey . The film provides an illuminating look at the home front . the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family.. Three children who have suffered horrific brutalities momentarily forget their struggles as .. produced and narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio. Trials Henry Kissinger Did Henry Kissinger sabotage the 1968 Vietnam peace talks for his own political gain? Did he orchestrate the secret bombing of Cambodia without approval from the U. every March since the beginning of time.a journey that will take them hundreds of miles across the continent by foot.Night and Fog (Enhanced) 1955 Night and Fog is a vivid documentary of the atrocities of the Nazi Concentration Camps. More » 84. More » 80. the award-winning WAR DANCE will touch your heart with a real-life story about a group of children whose love of music brings joy.. in freezing cold . More » 78. The Nazis: A Warning From History How could a political party as fundamentally evil and overtly racist as the Nazis come to power? This remains one of the most enigmatic questions of the last century. created. this program brings the reality of climate change to . More » 79. tracing his life from his time as Gestape chief during World War II to his trial for crimes against humanity. Filmed in 1955 by Director Alain Resnais.. The 11th Hour The 11th Hour is a 2007 documentary film. invasions and the current war on terror. the excessive force used. The Panama Deception A riveting Academy Award-winning documentary. invasion of Panama. this film is one of the first cinematic reflections on the Holocaust's horror.

CUFF AUDIENCE AWARD . DOC FEST A devoted son of Holocaust survivors and ardent critic of Israeli foreign policy. In Orson Welles' free-form documentary. every year. War Photographer {OSCAR NOMINATION. More » 90. taxpayers. The Weather Underground Emerging from the anti-Vietnam War movement of the late '60s. Beginning with portraits of world-renowned art forger Elmyr de Hory and his equally devious biographer.S. Joshua Muldavin's lecture course entitled Food.. complete with over an hour of extra bonus features and interviews. the polarizing American political scientist and author Norman Finkelstein has been called a lunatic . Capitol. More » 93. Georg Foster Peabody Award 2003}{EMMY AWARD NOMINATION. First Run Features is releasing a commemorative edition of the 2004 film "Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train". the radical Weather Underground saw violence as a means to an end--the overthrow of the federal government--and was responsible for a series of bombings. It is based on Dr..S. and Development. New Bonus Materials .. More » 89. First televised on PBS... that forced its members into hiding for years. F for Fake Trickery.2010). the legendary filmmaker (and selfdescribed charlatan) gleefully engages the central preoccupation of his career-the tenuous line between truth and illusion. including: I: The Shores Of the Cosmos II: One Voice In the Cosmic Fugue III: The Harmony Of the Worlds IV: Heaven and Hell V: Blues For A Red Planet VI: . Magic. Howard Zinn: You Can't be Neutral on a Moving Train In celebration of the life of Howard Zinn (1922 . Deceit... The Circle) during his house arrest in his Tehran apartment. shot partially on an iPhone and smuggled into France in a cake for a lastminute submission to Cannes. Best Documentary Feature 2002}{PEABODY AWARD. This Is Not a Film This clandestine documentary. Agriculture.. More » . WAR PHOTOGRAPHER is the compelling portrait of the man considered the bravest and most important war photographer .HOT DOCS Official Selection ... Clifford Irving. art and lies.. depicts the day-to-day life of acclaimed director Jafar Panahi (Offside.88.six ... Cinematography 2004}{WINNER of 16 International Awards and Nominations 2002-2004} Nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary.S. including one at the U. More » 92.Sheffield. Plan Colombia: Cashing in on the Drug War Failure A 20-year "war on drugs" in Colombia has been paid for by the U. More » 97.Cinema Politica Official Selection . More » 94... American Radical: Trials of Norman Finkelstein CUFF/IFP AUDIENCE AWARD . this award-winning documentary series presents an astonishingly candid view of a once-secret nation with rare archival footage.13 one-hour episodes. . While appealing his sentence . insightful historical commentary and stunning eyewitness accounts from citizens . More » 91. ... China: A Century of Revolution China: A Century of Revolution is a six-hour tour de force journey through the country's most tumultuous period. Cosmos The complete landmark TV series . The Future of Food This educational edition features a year-long college level curriculum that serves as a companion to Deborah Koons Garcia's documentary The Future of Food. More » 95. Environment.. More » 96. Is it a mere failure by Washington? Or is it a smokescreen to secure Colombia's oil & natural resources?System Requirements: . Still more and more drugs and narco-dollars are entering the U.

An Inconvenient Truth makes the compelling case that . Said was one of the most important literary critics of the late 20th century.... More » 100. Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life A personal insight. More » A lista completa das 11 listas anteriormente publicadas em que nos baseamos inclui: 110 melhores livros — A Biblioteca Perfeita do "The Telegraph" 100 melhores livros do "The Guardian” Clube de Leitura da Oprah Lista de leitura do St.S. this is the start of a series of celebrations of the man behind the theory that changed the world's thinking. into Darwin's theory of evolution. John's College Lista dos livros mais vendidos de sempre da Wikipédia Livros do século da New York Public Library 100 melhores romances do século XX do Radcliffe Publishing Coorte 100 melhores romances da Modern Library 100 melhores obras de ensaio da Modern Library 100 melhores romances em língua inglesa desde 1923 da "Time" Lista da "Newsweek” das suas 50 escolhas atuais. Edward W. Beautifully shot.. and the most prominent spokesperson for the Palestinian cause in the U. More » 99. .. exploring why it is more important now than ever before.98. from the world's favourite naturalist. An Inconvenient Truth Director Davis Guggenheim eloquently weaves the science of global warming with Al Gore's personal history and lifelong commitment to reversing the effects of global climate change in the most talked-about documentary of the year. . Borrowing its title from the author's memoir. But more than .. Edward Said: The Last Interview Born in Jerusalem in 1935 and educated in Egypt and the United States. An audience and critical favorite.

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