Movies You Should Watch If You Like Emperor (2020)

Movies to watch if you like Emperor (2020).

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Bless Me, Ultima (2012)

Starring: Luke Ganalon, Joseph Garcia, Miriam Colon, Benito Martinez
Duration: 1h 46mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

A drama set in New Mexico during World War II, centered on the relationship between a young man and an elderly medicine woman who helps him contend with the battle between good and evil that rages in his village.
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Harriet (2019)

Starring: Cynthia Erivo, Janelle Monáe, Leslie Odom Jr., Joe Alwyn
Duration: 2h 5mins
Genres: Action, Biography, Drama

The film opens in 1840s Maryland, a slave state, Araminta "Minty" Ross is newly married to a freedman, John Tubman.
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The Better Angels (2014)

Starring: Jason Clarke, Diane Kruger, Brit Marling, Wes Bentley
Duration: 1h 35mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

The Better Angels is a 2014 American biographical historical drama film about United States President Abraham Lincoln's formative years. It was written and directed by A.
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Free State of Jones (2016)

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Mahershala Ali, Keri Russell
Duration: 2h 19mins
Genres: Action, Biography, Drama

After surviving the 1862 Battle of Corinth and being told of the Twenty Negro Law, Newton Knight, a poor farmer from Jones County serving as a battlefield nurse in the Confederate army, deserts and returns home to his farm and his wife, Serena, after seeing his nephew Daniel get shot and killed.
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Resistance (2020)

Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Clémence Poésy, Matthias Schweighöfer, Félix Moati
Duration: 2h 0mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

The film opens in Munich, Nazi Germany. It is 1938 and Nazi Brown Shirts invade the home of a young Jewish girl, Elsbeth (played by Bella Ramsey), and kill her parents.
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Walking with the Enemy (2013)

Starring: Jonas Armstrong, Ben Kingsley, Hannah Tointon, Simon Kunz
Duration: 2h 4mins
Genres: Action, Drama, History

On the eve of the German occupation of Hungary in 1944, as Nazi presence and anti-Semitic laws increase in Budapest, Jewish radio repair shop owner József (Simon Kunz) sends home the two young men who work for him, Elek Cohen (Jonas Armstrong) and Ferenc Jacobson (Mark Wells).
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The Lost City of Z (2016)

Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller, Tom Holland
Duration: 2h 21mins
Genres: Adventure, Biography, Drama

In 1905 Percy Fawcett is a young British officer participating in a stag hunt on an Irish baronial estate for the benefit of the visiting Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria.
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The Outpost (2019)

Starring: Scott Eastwood, Caleb Landry Jones, Orlando Bloom, Jack Kesy
Duration: 2h 3mins
Genres: Action, Drama, History

During the war in Afghanistan, SSG Romesha and a new group of soldiers arrive at PRT Kamdesh, under the command of CPT Keating.
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End of the Spear (2005)

Starring: Louie Leonardo, Chad Allen, Jack Guzman, Christina Souza
Duration: 1h 48mins
Genres: Adventure, Biography, Drama

End of the Spear is a 2005 American drama film that recounts the story of Operation Auca, in which five American Christian missionaries attempted to evangelize the Huaorani (Waodani) people of the tropical rain forest of Eastern Ecuador.
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LBJ (2016)

Starring: Woody Harrelson, Michael Stahl-David, Richard Jenkins, Jennifer Jason Leigh
Duration: 1h 38mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

LBJ is a 2016 American political drama film about the beginning of the presidency of United States President Lyndon B.
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Wisconsin Death Trip (1999)

Starring: Ian Holm, Jeffrey Golden, Jo Vukelich, Marcus Monroe
Duration: 1h 16mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

Wisconsin Death Trip is a 1999 American black-and-white and color docudrama film written and directed by James Marsh, based on the 1973 book of the same name by Michael Lesy.
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Operation Finale (2018)

Starring: Oscar Isaac, Ben Kingsley, Mélanie Laurent, Lior Raz
Duration: 2h 2mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

After World War II ends, Holocaust mastermind Adolf Eichmann (Ben Kingsley) disappears; other Nazi leaders commit suicide and none face trial for their crimes.
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The Glass Castle (2017)

Starring: Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson, Naomi Watts, Ella Anderson
Duration: 2h 7mins
Genres: Biography, Drama

As a child, Jeannette Walls lives a nomadic life with her painter mother Rose, her intelligent but irresponsible father Rex, older sister Lori, and younger brother Brian.
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Killing Lincoln (2013)

Starring: Tom Hanks, Regen Wilson, Billy Campbell, Jesse Johnson
Duration: 1h 32mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

Killing Lincoln is an American television film inspired by the 2011 book of the same name by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard.
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The Queen (2006)

Starring: Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen, James Cromwell, Alex Jennings
Duration: 1h 43mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

The 1997 general election has Tony Blair elected as the prime minister from the Labour Party on a manifesto of reform and modernisation.
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Alone Yet Not Alone (2013)

Starring: Kelly Greyson, Natalie Racoosin, Clay Walker, Jenn Gotzon
Duration: 1h 43mins
Genres: Action, Drama, History

During the French and Indian War, a German family celebrates their harvest in the United States on a plantation of their own when meanwhile, the British Army is coping with life when the Indians, willingly offering to join the English, are excused by General Braddock.
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The Current War (2017)

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Oliver Powell, Katherine Waterston, Nancy Crane
Duration: 1h 42mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

It is 1880 and Thomas Edison has unveiled his electric lightbulb.
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The Best of Enemies (2019)

Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Babou Ceesay, Anne Heche
Duration: 2h 13mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

1971: at Durham, in North Carolina, Ann Atwater tries to get better housing conditions for poor black people, and is ignored by the all white judge panel. C. P.
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The King of Marvin Gardens (1972)

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Bruce Dern, Ellen Burstyn, Julia Anne Robinson
Duration: 1h 43mins
Genres: Drama

David and Jason are brothers, the former a depressive living with his grandfather in Philadelphia where he runs a late-night radio talk show and the latter an extrovert con man working for gang boss Lewis in Atlantic City, where he lives with the manic-depressive Sally, former beauty queen and prostitute, and her stepdaughter Jessica, who entertained men alongside her mother.
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Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973)

Starring: James Coburn, Kris Kristofferson, Richard Jaeckel, Katy Jurado
Duration: 2h 2mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Western

The movie opens in 1909 (though Pat Garrett was killed in 1908), near Las Cruces, New Mexico.
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