Cin's Movie Reviews

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Entries Tagged ‘Historical’

Fans Will Give “42” a Standing Ovation

This is a guest post by Emily Kesel. Throughout Major League Baseball today, a remarkable ballplayer will be remembered, but more importantly, a great man’s legacy will be celebrated. Never has Jackie Robinson Day been more in the minds of baseball fans than now because of the recently released “42: The True Story of an […]

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The Pianist

The Pianist is a movie detailing a Polish Jewish classical pianist and the years he spent during the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto in World War II.

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Netflix Instant Streaming Find of the Week: Secretariat

Looking for the best movies to watch on Netflix Instant Streaming?  This week I recommend: Secretariat, an excellent family movie about a woman who put her money, time and energy into her father’s racehorse, and won the Triple Crown Championship in 1973.

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The Bridge on the River Kwai

The Bridge on the River Kwai is a 1957 movie about Prisoners of War that build a magnificent bridge while in captivity.

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Memphis Belle

Memphis Belle is about group of young men in World War II who try to survive their 25th and final bombing mission.

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The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields is a 1984, Academy Award winning movie based on the true story of an American journalist in Cambodia during the rise of the infamous Khmer Rouge.

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Water For Elephants

Water For Elephants is a movie about a young man that joins a traveling circus during the Great Depression.

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The King’s Speech

The King’s Speech recently won the Academy Award for Best Picture. It is the story of King George VI of Britain, and how he overcomes his stutter with the help of an unusual speech therapist.

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Braveheart is the story of William Wallace, and how he leads Scotland to freedom.

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