With Bridgeman Art Library (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. The Blind Side (2009)
PG-13 | 129 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
The story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All-American football player and first-round NFL draft pick with the help of a caring woman and her family.
Votes: 289,632 | Gross: $255.96M
2. Steve Jobs (2015)
R | 122 min | Biography, Drama
Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution, to paint a portrait of the man at its epicenter. The story unfolds backstage at three iconic product launches, ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac.
Votes: 152,667 | Gross: $17.77M
3. Dracula Untold (2014)
PG-13 | 92 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy
As his kingdom is being threatened by the Turks, young prince Vlad Tepes must become a monster feared by his own people in order to obtain the power needed to protect his own family, and the families of his kingdom.
Votes: 175,864 | Gross: $56.28M
4. The Wings of the Dove (1997)
R | 102 min | Drama, Romance
An impoverished woman who has been forced to choose between a privileged life with her wealthy aunt and her journalist lover, befriends an American heiress. When she discovers the heiress is attracted to her own lover and is dying, she sees a chance to have both the privileged life she cannot give up and the lover she cannot live without.
Votes: 10,290 | Gross: $13.72M
5. Mermaids: The Body Found (2011 TV Movie)
82 min | Sci-Fi
A team of scientists testifies that they found the remains of a sea creature with ties to human origins - a modern day mermaid. They claim a massive government cover-up is currently hiding the creature's existence from the general public.
8. The Undefeated (2011)
PG-13 | 118 min | Documentary, Biography
A documentary that chronicles Sarah Palin's pre-political life; her tenure as Governor of Alaska, and her time spent as John McCain's running mate.
10. Bloodline (I) (2008)
Not Rated | 113 min | Mystery
One man's journey into the world of the so-called 'Bloodline' conspiracy, at the heart of Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code, where a secret society, the Priory of Sion, claims to have guarded ... See full summary »
Votes: 376 | Gross: $0.06M
11. A Tudor Feast at Christmas (2006 TV Movie)
59 min | Documentary, History
A group of historians and archaeologists prepare a Tudor feast as it would have been over 400 years ago, including the use of period clothes, recipes from the era, food sourced from the land and the absence of modern conveniences.
13. Sex in a Cold Climate (1998 TV Movie)
50 min | Documentary, History
Interlocking interviews of 4 women interred in various Magdalene asylums and/or orphanages because of out-of-wedlock pregnancies, being sexually assaulted, or just being "too pretty".
14. Richard III: The King in the Car Park (2013 TV Movie)
74 min | Documentary
This documentary looks at the search for the remains of King Richard III of England (1452-1485). After being killed in the Battle of Bosworth Field (August 22, 1485), his remains were taken... See full summary »
15. Cleavage (2002 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 100 min | Documentary
"Cleavage" is an uplifting and informative journey to the most eye-catching destination on earth: The space between a woman's breasts. Cleavage is what happens when breasts collide--a ... See full summary »
17. Armando's Tale of Charles Dickens (2012 TV Movie)
59 min | Documentary
Reevaluation of Dickens as modem and contemporary, without the Victorian seriousness. By interviewing ordinary people it focuses on his comedy, characters, view of children, money, bureaucracy, private life, plus texts showing his process.
18. Queen Victoria's Empire (2001– )
219 min | Documentary, History
In these 4hs we get to know everything about Queen Victoria's reign during the XIX Century. We are informed about the up and downs of her life and her people. How she managed to be the governor of such an important country.
19. Charles Dickens & the Invention of Christmas (2007 TV Movie)
59 min | Documentary
This is a documentary that explains how we came to celebrate Christmas in the modern age Prior to Charles Dickens' "a Christmas Carol" it was not really celebrated as it is today
20. PQ17: An Arctic Convoy Disaster (2014 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary, War
Jeremy Clarkson tells the dramatic story of the Arctic convoys of the Second World War, from Russia to the freezing Arctic Ocean.
21. Gunpowder 5/11: The Greatest Terror Plot (2014 TV Movie)
59 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama
The gunpowder plot analysed using the confessions of the plotters- a mixture of documentary and reconstruction.
23. Murder on the Victorian Railway (2013 TV Movie)
55 min | Documentary
Mixing narration with 'talking heads' portrayals of eye witnesses this tells how,in July 1864,elderly banker Thomas Briggs is found dying on railway lines near Hackney. He had been hit on ... See full summary »
24. Hidden Killers of the Victorian Home (2013 TV Movie)
60 min | History
Suzannah Lipscomb takes a tour of the Victorian home and unveils the hidden dangers that posed a deadly threat to Victorian life.
26. In Search of Haydn (2012)
102 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
In this eagerly-awaited documentary, Phil Grabsky's biographical account of Haydn's life is a visual and aural extravaganza, including breath-taking performances by some of the world's most celebrated musicians.
27. Who Wrote the Bible? (2004 TV Movie)
PG-13 | 100 min | Documentary
Who actually wrote the book that millions of people describe as the word of God? Christian theologian Robert Beckford sets off on a voyage of historical discovery through Genesis and beyond to uncover the Bible's complex origins.
28. Mechanical Marvels: Clockwork Dreams (2013 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 60 min | Documentary
Excellent one hour documentary narrated by Professor Simon Schaffer which explores the fascinating and rarely told story of automata, those intricate clockwork devices built hundreds of ... See full summary »
29. The Real Jack the Ripper (2010 TV Short)
44 min | Documentary, Short
The Real Jack the Ripper looks at the 'Autumn of Terror' in London's East end in 1888 through the eyes of the victims of Jack the Ripper.
32. The Man Who Discovered Egypt (2012 TV Movie)
Documentary about English Egyptologist Flinders Petrie, the pioneer of systematic methodology in archaeology. Ancient Egypt was vandalised by tomb raiders and treasure hunters until this ... See full summary »
38. Scotland on Screen (2009 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
A documentary exploring the various ways that Scotland has been portrayed on screen. From the Hollywood tartanry of Brigadoon (1954) and Bonnie Prince Charlie (1948) to the harsh reality of ... See full summary »
39. Mysterious Science: Rebuilding Stonehenge (2005 TV Movie)
92 min | Documentary
It's one of the wonders of the prehistoric world, but its purpose remains a mystery. Follow one ambitious team's attempt to replicate Stonehenge as it was 4,000 years ago to understand how the ancient stone circle was built and why.
40. Lucy Worsley: Elizabeth I's Battle for God's Music (2017 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary, History, Music
Historian Lucy Worsley investigates the creation and development of choral evensong, a form of religious music born out of the English Reformation and out of religious compromise.
42. The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures (2000–2004)
The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures are annual lectures by the Royal Institution presenting scientific subjects the general public in an entertaining manner (since 1825), this series was broadcast by Channel 4 from 2000-2004.
45. Edouard Manet. Une inquiétante étrangeté (2011 TV Movie)
51 min | Documentary
In 1880, at the end of his life, Edouard Manet, the painter of 'Olympia' and 'The Luncheon on the Grass', is still both famous (for the scandals he created) and misunderstood. Things change... See full summary »
48. Ian Hislop Goes Off the Rails (2008 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
Ian Hislop looks at the effect of the Beeching railway closures of the 1960s and examines whether Beeching and the government ministers made the right decision.