Elusive Justice: A Nazi Story That Still Surprises | Television Review by Dorothy Rabinowitz The Century of the Self - Part 1 The Century of the Self How politicians and business learned to create and manipulate mass-consumer society. Adam Curtis, The Century of the Self tells the untold and sometimes controversial story of the growth of the mass-consumer society in Britain and the United States. How was the all-consuming self created, by whom, and in whose interests? Freud provided useful tools for understanding the secret desires of the masses. Complete Series - Parts 1 Through 4 This is a must watch video. 04/08/06 Click on "comments" below to read or post comments Comment Guidelines Be succinct, constructive and relevant to the story. (In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C.
WILDWATERFILM.COM Tenko (TV series) Tenko is a television drama, co-produced by the BBC and the ABC. A total of thirty episodes were produced over three series between 1981 and 1984, followed by a one-off special (which was twice the length of the other episodes), Tenko Reunion, in 1985. The series dealt with the experiences of British, Australian and Dutch women who were captured after the fall of Singapore in February 1942, after the Japanese invasion, and held in a Japanese internment camp on a Japanese-occupied island between Singapore and Australia. Tenko was created by Lavinia Warner after she had conducted research into the internment of nursing corps officer Margot Turner (1910–1993) for an edition of This Is Your Life and was convinced of the dramatic potential of the stories of women prisoners of the Japanese. Aside from the first two episodes, set in Singapore, which were written by Paul Wheeler, the series was written by Jill Hyem and Anne Valery.
List of Masterpiece Theatre episodes This is the list of Masterpiece Theatre episodes in chronological order. The list includes episodes filmed as part of The American Collection. Episodes This lists the titles of the individual miniseries. Although they occasionally only ran for one episode, many ran for as many as ten or more installments. For lists of episodes of these series, see List of Masterpiece Classic episodes, List of Masterpiece Mystery! Season 1 Season 2 Season 3 Season 4 Season 5 Season 6 Season 7 1977-1978 Season 8 Season 9 Season 10 1980-1981 Season 11 Season 12 Season 13 Season 14 Season 15 Season 16 Season 17 Season 18 Season 19 Season 20 Season 21 Season 22 Season 23 Season 24 Season 25 Season 26 Season 27 Season 28 Season 29 Season 30 Season 31 Season 32 Season 33 Season 34 Season 35 Season 36 Final Season 37 The Amazing Mrs Pritchard External links Official website
Tenko Series 2 DVD - Classic BBC Series Based on real life experiences this is the powerful story of a disparate group of women whose lives are changed forever during their capture by the Japanese after the fall of Singapore in 1941. It is now 1942 and the women have been split into two groups to march to their new camp. Speculation is rife and despite the apparent luxury that awaits them in the new camp, unimaginable hardships are not far away and only the very strongest will survive. This four disc set contains all ten episodes from Series Two of the classic BBC series. Starring: Jean Anderson, Stephanie Beacham, Ann Bell, Emily Bolton, Elizabeth Chambers, Stephanie Cole, Joanna Hole, Louise Jameson, Burt Kwouk, Patricia Lawrence, Rosemary Martin, Claire Oberman, Veronica Roberts, Josephine Welcome. DVD Extras • The Tenko Story • Cast Filmographies • Subtitles
Bechdel Test Movie List '2016: Obama's America' – Will political documentary sway undecided voters? (+video) August may be the laziest month for Hollywood blockbusters, but it has become open season for little-films-that-can. And this year is no exception, with the political documentary “2016: Obama’s America,” pulling in more than $9 million to become the top grossing non-nature documentary of the year. Skip to next paragraph Recent posts Subscribe Today to the Monitor Click Here for your FREE 30 DAYS ofThe Christian Science MonitorWeekly Digital Edition The film, from conservative author Dinesh D’Souza, which began playing in theaters nationwide this past weekend and has gone viral online, is a slow – and selective – trip through Obama’s backstory. The documentary is currently screening in Tampa hotels hosting guests at the Republican National Convention, where its themes have been warmly embraced. The surprise success of the film suggests it is part of a “new normal” in US politics, says John Johannes, a professor of political science at Villanova University in Philadelphia. Mr.
Best Historical Movies - a list by Ragabzidann Breakfast Interrupted | Man Made DIY | Crafts for Men | Keywords: art, kitchen, breakfast, video Nothing like enjoying a delicious meal just before it all goes crazy. On purpose. This super fun video, entitled "Breakfast Interrupted" by Bruton Stroube Studio is somewhat of an epic food fight video, sans the people throwing it. It's almost as if there was a mystical force pulling the table from above - and by "mystical," I mean a hydraulic pump going crazy. BSS | Breakfast Interrupted from Bruton Stroube Studios on Vimeo. Shot at 1000fps, each second of this short film captures in detail the way food behaves when it's not handled with care. So jealous of these guys! The video was actually created two years ago, so you may have seen it make the rounds already, but it's new to me, and I just couldn't help but share.
IMDB Top 250 Movies of All Time The top 250 movies of all time as voted by IMDb users. This list reflects the list in mid-2013. It changes over time, so we will release updated versions each year. This list is currently the most popular list on listchallenges.com, so take the challenge and then share your score on Facebook to see if you are the biggest movie buff of all your friends! 65,243 users · 345,792 views Required scores: 1, 56, 81, 105, 136 How many have you seen? The Shawshank Redemption (1994) The Godfather (1972) The Godfather, Part II (1974) Pulp Fiction (1994) The Good, The Bad and The Ugly The Dark Knight (2008) 12 Angry Men (1957) Schindler's List (1993) The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) Fight Club (1999) Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) The Fellowship Of The Ring One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) Inception (2010) Goodfellas (1990) Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) Seven Samurai (1954) Forrest Gump (1994) The Matrix (1999) The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) Dr.
Call the Midwife Call the Midwife is a BBC period drama series starring Jessica Raine, Miranda Hart, Helen George, Bryony Hannah, Laura Main, Jenny Agutter, Pam Ferris, Judy Parfitt, Cliff Parisi, Stephen McGann, Ben Caplan, Emerald Fennell, and Victoria Yeates. It was created by Heidi Thomas based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth and set in east London in the 1950s. The first series of six episodes premiered in the UK on 15 January 2012. The series is produced by Neal Street Productions, a production company founded and owned by the film director and producer Sam Mendes, Call the Midwife Executive Producer Pippa Harris and Caro Newling. The autumn 2012 PBS broadcast of the first series of Call the Midwife in the United States received widespread critical acclaim, earning a Metacritic score of 8.0. On 28 February 2014, BBC confirmed that Call the Midwife had been commisioned for a 2014 Christmas Special  and fourth series, to air in 2015. Plot Cast and characters Main
12 Movies For The Next 12 Months The new year has finally arrived. To celebrate the start of 2015, HuffPost Entertainment has compiled a list of 12 movies for the next 12 months (with some others of note listed too). Happy watching! January: "Blackhat" Michael Mann's first movie in six years stars Chris Hemsworth as a computer genius. Other films of note: "Taken 3" (Jan. 9), "The Wedding Ringer" (Jan. 16), "The Boy Next Door" (Jan. 23), "Mortdecai" (Jan. 23) February: "Fifty Shades of Grey" You don't really want to see it. Other films of note: "Jupiter Ascending" (Feb. 6), "Kingsman: The Secret Service" (Feb. 13), "The Last Five Years" (Feb. 13), "Hot Tub Time Machine 2" (Feb. 20), "McFarland USA" (Feb. 20), "Focus" (Feb. 27) March: "While We're Young" There are a host of big movies out in March, but give us Noah Baumbach's indie, one of the best films to screen on the festival circuit in 2014. April: "Furious 7" Yes please. May: "Avengers: Age of Ultron" June: "Inside Out" July: "Trainwreck" August: "Ricki and the Flash"
What order to watch the Star Wars movies is best? Well, that depends... | GamesRadar+ With Star Wars: The Last Jedi now in theaters, there's never been a better time to binge-watch the epic space saga created by George Lucas long ago in a galaxy... well, this galaxy, actually. But with eight proper episodes and one "Star Wars Story" spin-off, many of which take place over different time periods, it can be daunting to decide which movies to watch in what order. Well dear reader, we've collected some of the most popular (and most unorthodox) below so you can weigh the pros and cons and decide for yourself. Take a look below and see which is right for you. Error loading player: No playable sources found A quick note before we begin: there are many, many versions of the Star Wars films available today, which can add extra second or minutes onto the length of the movie. Also, fans have come to appreciate the ‘despecialized editions’ of the original trilogy, and the ‘anti-cheese edits’ of the prequel trilogy. Lastly, we're only counting major, live-action releases. Machete order