The life story of the visionary and charismatic political activist Harvey Milk. Milk was the first openly gay candidate ever elected to political office in California, but after only serving eleven months as city supervisor of...
HBO | 1991 | 129 min | Rated R | Region A (B, C untested) | Jan 17, 2012
Biography of the African-American who became a major performer in the Paris cabarets of the 1920's and 1930's. The film follows her life beginning as a struggling performer in 1917 St. Louis, her frustrations leading to her move...
Palm Pictures | 1995 | 102 min | Rated R | Region A (locked) | Apr 20, 2010
An autobiographical account of poet and rock musician Jim Carroll's delinquent high school years, during which
he excelled playing basketball for a boy's club team, meanwhile hustling to support his growing heroin addiction.
Second installment of the two-part film based on the true story of France's infamous public
enemy during the 70s, Jacques Mesrine. He lead a life of bank robberies and high-profile
kidnappings, escaped from prison twice, and...
First Look Studios | 2003 | 109 min | Rated R | Region A (B, C untested) | Sep 01, 2009
The true-life story of Aileen Wuornos, a prostitute executed in 2002 in Florida after being
convicted of murdering six men. While Wuornos confessed to the six murders, including a
policeman, she claimed to have killed only in...
No one could stop John Dillinger and his gang. No jail could hold him. His charm and audacious
jailbreaks endeared him to almost everyone -- from his girlfriend Billie Frechette to a public
who had no sympathy for the banks...
Sony Pictures | 2009 | 99 min | Rated R | Region A (B, C untested) | Jan 25, 2011
A chronicle of John Lennon's teenage years. Liverpool, 1955: a smart and troubled fifteen-year-old is hungry for experience. In a family full of secrets, two incredible women clash over him: Mimi the aunt who raised him, and...
Disney / Buena Vista | 2006 | 104 min | Rated PG | Region A (locked) | Dec 19, 2006
'Invincible' is the inspiring true story of Vince Papale, an ordinary guy who, against
extraordinary odds, gets a one-in-a-gazillion shot at living every sports fanís wildest fantasy.
Like the city he lives in and his beloved...
20th Century Fox | 2010 | 102 min | Rated R | Region A, B (C untested) | Feb 01, 2011
Betty Ann Waters is a working-class single mother whose small-time troublemaker brother is falsely convicted of a violent murder in their home town near Boston and is sent to prison, where in his frustration and anger he attempts...
Sony Pictures | 1967-2005 | 2 Movies | 248 min | Unrated | Region A (B, C untested) | Feb 17, 2009
'In Cold Blood' - An account of a real life crime in which an entire family was brutally murdered by wandering gunmen, adapted from Truman Capote's landmark true-crime novel.
'Capote' - In November, 1959, Truman...
Sony Pictures | 2010 | 107 min | Rated R | Region A (locked) | Jul 20, 2010
The Runaways were the ground-breaking, all girl, teenage rock band of the 1970s. Friends, Joan Jett and Cherie Currie went from rebellious Southern California kids to rock stars of the now legendary group that paved the way for...
Disney / Buena Vista | 2002 | 127 min | Rated G | Region free
| Mar 04, 2008
Jim Morris never made it out of the minor leagues before a shoulder injury ended his pitching career twelve years ago. Now a married-with-children high-school chemistry teacher and baseball coach in Texas, Jim's team makes a deal...
Universal Studios | 2007 | 114 min | Rated PG-13 | Region A, B (C untested) | Apr 27, 2010
Growing keenly aware of the changing religious and political tides of late 16th century
Europe, Queen Elizabeth finds her rule openly challenged by the Spanish King Philip II --
with his powerful army and sea-dominating...
Vals Im Bashir
Sony Pictures | 2008 | 90 min | Rated R | Region free
| Jun 23, 2009
Documents the filmmaker's journey toward discovering the truth about an Israeli Army mission
he participated in during the first Lebanon War of the early 1980s that left him with a loss of
memory about the events. The...
Universal Studios | 2005 | 123 min | Rated R | Region free
| Nov 25, 2008
Set during the Gulf War, the episodic tale follows Anthony Swofford (a.k.a. "Swoff"), a third-
generation enlistee, from his sobering stint in boot camp to active duty, where he's sporting a
sniper's rifle and a hundred-pound...
After becoming the first woman to fly across the Atlantic, Amelia was thrust into a new role as America's
sweetheart - the legendary "goddess of light," known for her bold, larger-than-life charisma. Yet, even with her