Category Drama

Midway

Midway (2019) focuses on the Battle of Midway, the most important naval battle in the Pacific War, part of World War II. The film, based on real-life events, tells the story of leaders and soldiers who used their instincts, strength and bravery to overcome all obstacles. Following the Pearl Harbor attack that left the American Fleet devastated, the Japanese Imperial Navy is preparing a new attack that should permanently eliminate the remaining naval air forces of its adversary. The Pacific Campaign will play in a small isolated North Pacific atoll: Midway. Admiral Nimitz, at the head of the American Fleet, sees this battle as a final chance to overthrow Japanese superiority...

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Motherless Brooklyn

Based on the novel by the same name of writer Jonathan Lethem, Motherless Brooklyn (2019) follows the story of a private investigator with Tourette syndrome who tries to solve the mystery of his mentor’s murder. In New York in the 1950s, Lionel Essrog, a lonely detective affected by Tourette’s syndrome, strives to elucidate the mystery of the murder of his only friend, Frank Minna. For Lionel Essrog, a victim of Tourette’s syndrome, Frank Minna is a savior. On a fateful night, Frank Minna is stabbed to death, and Lionel is forced to plunge into a complex and dangerous network of relationships, threats and favors. However, no one and nothing is what it seems: not even Frank or his grieving wife, Julia...

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After the Wedding

The director of an Indian orphanage on the verge of bankruptcy discovers that his institution is about to receive a major donation from a wealthy American businesswoman. In desperate need of money to keep the orphanage afloat, Isabel apparently found the perfect benefactor. But before she gets the money, Elizabeth must travel to New York to meet the woman behind the future donation. Theresa is a multi-millionaire who founded and runs a successful media company. She has everything she could want: a home out of town, a loving husband, Oscar, and three children. However, when Isabel is spontaneously invited to Theresa’s daughter’s wedding, she discovers a connection that forces her to face a past that she has done all she can to forget...

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A Hidden Life

Based on real events, A Hidden Life (2019) is the story of a forgotten hero, Bl. Franz Jägerstätter, a man who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. A hardworking farmer, pious Christian and a devoted father and father, Franz Jägerstätter is a respected member of his alpine village, St. Radegund. Franz’s edenic existence begins to fade, and then, as war breaks out on the European continent, Nazi ideology spreads, and both the church and the mayor begin to preach anti-Semitic dogma. Franz undergoes military training, but refuses to swear allegiance to Hitler. When called upon to enroll, he refuses this, a decision that will test the limits of his beliefs...

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The Good Liar

Based on Nicholas Searle’s novel, The Good Liar (2019) follows the story of a professional scammer, Roy Courtnay, who believes he has the perfect target when he meets Betty McLeish, a wealthy widow online. After a long criminal career, Elder Roy meets a naive widow while browsing an online dating site. What Roy doesn’t know is that the woman herself has a secret past that can upset her plans. As Betty opens her soul and door to the house, the two share the seemingly quiet life of a retired couple. However, what surprises Roy is that he begins to develop feelings for Betty, turning what should be a scam into the most dangerous choice of his career...

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A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish

Kat lives with her stepmother and step-sisters. Three people who are extremely cruel and behave very badly with her. Kat is becoming more and more convinced that she deserves more. Kat comforts herself by telling her best friend Isla how her step-family is behaving. The age of majority is approaching for Kat, at which point she will receive the inheritance from her parents...

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Low Tide

Alan, Red and Smitty are three friends who spend their summer in the Jersey Shore, the coastal region of the American state of New Jersey, destroying everything they find themselves in and constantly getting into trouble. They spend hot summer days, making problems on the seashore and entering local holiday homes to steal valuables from terrorism. When Alan and his younger brother Peter find a bag of gold, he tries to hide it from the others, but Red, suspicious and unpredictably violent, seems willing to do anything to get the money...

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The Aeronauts

Pilot Amelia Wren and scientist James Glaisher are in an epic battle for survival as they try to make discoveries in a hot air balloon. In 1862, Amelia Wren, an adventurous pilot, teamed with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in history. As they record records and advance scientific discovery, this unexpected pair discovers things both about each other and about themselves, which helps them find their place in the world they left behind. However, they face physical and emotional challenges, as the ascension becomes a struggle for survival...

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Togo

In 1925, a diphtheria epidemic broke out in an isolated village in Alaska, affecting some of the residents there, especially children. Given that an epic snowstorm is approaching and it was impossible to use airplanes to bring the antidote to a hospital 1,000 miles away, the only solution I can find is to use dog-drawn slits. to bring the medicine. Thus, the city leaders appeal to Leonhard Seppala and his team of champion dogs led by Togo. They will embark on an adventure that will test their strength, courage and determination, facing the storm and always being on the brink of death...

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The Informer

Pete Koslow is a special forces soldier left behind. His world changes completely when he is incarcerated after a fight in which he protected his wife. He is given the chance to release ahead of time if he becomes an FBI informant and uses his abilities to work undercover in an operation to catch General, New York’s most powerful organized crime boss. But when the arrangement with the FBI aimed at restoring Koslow’s freedom leads to the death of an undercover NYPD cop, Koslow finds himself caught in the crossfire between the mafia and the FBI. The general wants everything to get in Koslow’s jail and sends him back to prison to conduct a drug operation inside. The FBI claims that returning to prison to do the General’s job is the only way for Koslow to keep his deal alive...

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