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Projectfreetv All About Me (2018)
Dramatised origin story of one of Germany\'s most beloved contemporary comedians.
Director: Caroline Link
Cast: Luise Heyer , Sönke Möhring , Diana Amft , Hape Kerkeling , Martina Eitner-Acheampong , Joachim Król , Elena Uhlig , Ursula Werner , Hedi Kriegeskotte , Julius Weckauf , Maren Kroymann , Birge Schade , Rudolf Kowalski , Kathrin von Steinburg , Trish Osmond
Projectfreetv Father\'s Kingdom (2017)
Father Divine was called an ingenious entrepreneur, a civil rights leader, a charlatan, a con man, and a fraud. His followers called him God. His religious movement once claimed to have millions of followers. Today, only a few remain, living as an interracial family on an exclusive estate outside of Philadelphia, struggling to keep Father\'s legacy alive.
Director: Lenny Feinberg
Release: December 20, 2013
Projectfreetv Saving Mr Banks (2013)
When Walt Disney's daughters begged him to make a movie of their favorite book, P.L. Travers' "Mary Poppins," he made them a promise - one that he didn't realize would take 20 years to keep. In his quest to obtain the rights, Walt comes up against a curmudgeonly, uncompromising writer who has absolutely no intention of letting her beloved magical nanny get mauled by the Hollywood machine. But, as the books stop selling and money grows short, Travers reluctantly agrees to go to Los Angeles to hear Disney's plans for the adaptation. For those two short weeks in 1961, Walt Disney pulls out all the stops. Armed with imaginative storyboards and chirpy songs from the talented Sherman brothers, Walt launches an all-out onslaught on P.L. Travers, but the prickly author doesn't budge. He soon begins to watch helplessly as Travers becomes increasingly immovable and the rights begin to move further away from his grasp. It is only when he reaches into his own childhood that Walt discovers the ...
Director: John Lee Hancock
Cast: Bradley Whitford, Colin Farrell, Dendrie Taylor, Emma Thompson, Jason Schwartzman, Kathy Baker, Paul Giamatti, Rachel Griffiths, Ronan Vibert, Ruth Wilson, Tom Hanks
Projectfreetv Hell on the Border (2019)
A movie based on the true life story of Bass Reeves, a legendary tough African American cowboy in the Wild West. Bass Reeves was the first black deputy U.S. marshal west of the Mississippi River. He worked mostly in Arkansas and the Oklahoma Territory. During his long career, he was credited with arresting more than 3,000 felons. He shot and killed 14 outlaws in self-defense
Director: Wes Miller
Cast: Ron Perlman , Frank Grillo , Zahn McClarnon , David Gyasi , Marshall R. Teague , Rudy Youngblood , Randy Wayne , Manu Intiraymi , Ashley Atwood , Emily Towles , Jaqueline Fleming , Ryan Francis , Gianni Capaldi , Savannah Lathem , Chris Mullinax
Projectfreetv Chavela (2017)
Through its lyrical structure, will take viewers on an evocative, thought-provoking journey through the iconoclastic life of game-changing artist Vargas. Centered around never before-seen interview footage of shot 20 years before her death in 2012, and guided by the stories in \'s songs, and the myths and tales others have told about her - as well as those she spread about herself - the film weaves an arresting portrait of a woman who dared to dress, speak, sing, and dream her unique life into being.
Director: Catherine Gund, Daresha Kyi
Cast: Eugenia León , Jesusa Rodríguez , Tania Libertad , Marcela Rodríguez , Jose Alfredo Jimenez Jr. , Alicia Elena Pérez Duarte , Betty-Carol Sellen , Diana Ortega , Patria Jiménez Flores , Tlany Ortega , Liliana Felipe , Laura García Lorca , Mariana Gyalui , Pedro Almodóvar , Miguel Bosé
Projectfreetv 42 Up (1998)
In 1964, a film crew interviewed seven-year-old English kids: five or six from privilege, a Yorkshire farm lad, East-End girls, and boys from a children\'s home. Every seven years, Michael Apted re-interviews those willing (two declined this time). At 42, careers are stuck or flourishing; marriages are strong, shaky, or over (and Bruce recently married for the first time). They\'re dealing with parents\' dying, and children coming-of-age. One is a single mom with young sons. One is remarried, but how are the five children from his first marriage? Lyn and Jackie face health problems with down-to-earth lucidity. Neil, on the margin at 28 and 35, has a glorious story of friendship at 42.
Director: Michael Apted
Cast: Bruce Balden , Jacqueline Bassett , Symon Basterfield , Andrew Brackfield , John Brisby , Suzanne Dewey , Charles Furneaux , Nicholas Hitchon , Neil Hughes , Lynn Johnson , Paul Kligerman , Susan Sullivan , Tony Walker
Projectfreetv I Am Durán (2019)
The story of four-time World Champion Panamanian boxer Roberto Durán. A one man wrecking-ball who took on the world, transcended his sport and helped inspire a nation to rise up against its CIA funded dictator to achieve independence. From his days shining shoes on the street, to packing out arenas across the world, this is the story of modern Panama and its most celebrated child.
Director: Mat Hodgson
Cast: Oscar De La Hoya , Robert De Niro , Roberto Duran , Marvelous Marvin Hagler , Ricky Hatton , Sugar Ray Leonard , Lennox Lewis , Larry Merchant , Manuel Noriega , Sylvester Stallone , Mike Tyson
Release: September 06, 2019
Projectfreetv Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice (2019)
With one of the most memorably stunning voices that has ever hit the airwaves, Linda Ronstadt burst onto the 1960s folk rock music scene in her early twenties.
Director: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman
Cast: Linda Ronstadt , Bonnie Raitt , Dolly Parton , Emmylou Harris , Jackson Browne , Maria Muldaur , Don Henley , David Geffen , Cameron Crowe , Aaron Neville , Peter Asher , Ruben Blades , Karla Bonoff , John Boylor , Johnny Carson
Projectfreetv The Rise of Eve (2018)
For all the shame we hide For all the blame assigned It\'s time we have our say On how we are defined
Director: L. Burner
Projectfreetv 21 Up (1977)
Director Michael Apted revisits the same group of British-born adults after a seven-year wait. The subjects are interviewed as to the changes that have occurred in their lives during the last seven years.
Director: Michael Apted
Cast: Bruce Balden , Jacqueline Bassett , Symon Basterfield , Andrew Brackfield , John Brisby , Peter Davies , Suzanne Dewey , Charles Furneaux , Nicholas Hitchon , Neil Hughes , Lynn Johnson , Paul Kligerman , Susan Sullivan , Tony Walker
Projectfreetv Abraham Lincoln (1930)
Brief vignettes about Lincoln's early life include his birth, early jobs, (unsubstantiated) affair with Ann Rutledge, courtship of Mary Todd, and the Lincoln-Douglas debates; his presidency and the Civil War are followed in somewhat more detail, though without actual battle scenes; film concludes with the assassination.
Director: DW Griffith
Cast: Cameron Prud'Homme, Carl Stockdale, Charles Crockett, E Alyn Warren, Ed Brady, Edgar Dearing, Francis Ford, Frank Campeau, George MacQuarrie, Gordon Thorpe, Hank Bell, Harry Stubbs, Helen Freeman, Helen Ware, Henry B Walthall, Henry Kolker, Hobart Bosworth, Ian Keith, James Bradbury Sr, James Eagles, Jane Keckley, Jason Robards Sr, Kathrin Clare Ward, K
Projectfreetv The State Of Marriage (2015)
The untold story of how legal pioneer Mary Bonauto partnered with small town Vermont lawyers Beth Robinson and Susan Murray in a 2-decade long struggle that built the foundation for the entire marriage equality movement. Despite fierce opposition, Vermont became the first state to grant same sex couples legal recognition through a groundbreaking 1999 State Supreme Court decision, and the first to legalize marriage equality by legislative vote in 2009. HRC\'s Marty Rouse said, \"They really changed the course of American history.\" Featuring Freedom to Marry founder Evan Wolfson, civil rights legend Rep. John Lewis, and Tony-winning playwright Terrence McNally.
Director: Jeff Kaufman
Cast: Jeffrey Amestoy , Stan-Lee Ray Baker , Nina Beck , Craig Bensen , Mary Bonauto , Steve Cable , Mark Candon , Sherry Corbin , Howard Dean , Diane Derby , Ruth Dwyer , John Edwards , Kevin Ellis , Pat Fagan , Lois Farnham
Release: March 10, 2017
Projectfreetv Kalushi: The Story of Solomon Mahlangu (2017)
Solomon Mahlangu is a Mamelodi township schoolboy-hawker who, after the events of June 16th joins the military wing of the ANC to fight against the brutal oppression of the Apartheid regime and ends up becoming an icon of South Africa\'s liberation.
Director: Mandla Dube
Cast: Thabo Rametsi , Thabo Malema , Welile Nzuza , Jafta Mamabolo , Louw Venter , Fumani Shilubana , Pearl Thusi , Gcina Mhlophe , Marcel van Heerden , Murray Todd , Clive Scott , Lawrence Joffe , Shika Budhoo , Kaseran Pillay , Mona Monyane
Projectfreetv The Last Transmission (2019)
Based on a true story about a young Cessna pilot and an aging air traffic controller whose lives collide one fateful night in and over Roswell, New Mexico.
Director: Stephen Turselli
Cast: Brendan Fehr , Dale O'Malley , Steven Michael Quezada , Samson Snell , Montoya Toby
Projectfreetv Love, Antosha (2019)
A portrait of the extraordinary life and career of actor Anton Yelchin.
Director: Garret Price
Cast: Anton Yelchin , J.J. Abrams , Sofia Boutella , Nicolas Cage , John Cho , Marlon Clark , Ian Cripps , Willem Dafoe , Joe Dante , Paul David , Ryan Dean , Drake Doremus , Ben Foster , Jodie Foster , Craig Gillespie
Projectfreetv Judy (2019)
Legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts.
Director: Rupert Goold
Cast: RenÃ©e Zellweger, Jessie Buckley, Finn Wittrock, Rufus Sewell, Michael Gambon, Bella Ramsey, Gemma-Leah Devereux, Gaia Weiss, Philippe Spall, Fenella Woolgar, Lucy Russell, Andy Nyman, John Dagleish, Phil Dunster, Royce Pierreson
Projectfreetv Saint Judy (2019)
The true story of immigration attorney Judy Wood, and how she single-handedly changed the U.S. law of asylum to save women\'s lives.
Director: Sean Hanish
Cast: Michelle Monaghan , Leem Lubany , Common , Alfred Molina , Alfre Woodard , Ben Schnetzer , Gabriel Bateman , Waleed Zuaiter , Mykelti Williamson , Peter Krause , Aimee Garcia , Kevin Chapman , Gil Birmingham , Roxie Hanish , Rob Brownstein
Projectfreetv Meeting Gorbachev (2019)
The life of Mikhail Gorbachev, the eighth and final President of the Soviet Union in chronological order.
Director: Werner Herzog, André Singer
Cast: Yuri Andropov , James Baker , Leonid Brezhnev , Konstantin Chernenko , Mikhail Gorbachev , Raisa Maximovna Gorbacheva , Werner Herzog , Miklos Nemeth , Vladimir Putin , Ronald Reagan , George Shultz , André Singer , Horst Teltschik , Margaret Thatcher , Lech Walesa
Projectfreetv The Green Girl (2014)
A feature-length documentary about Star Trek\'s iconic Green Girl, Susan Oliver: Prolific actress of the \'50s - \'80s, original member of the AFI Directing Workshop for Women, record-setting female aviator; Tragically taken by cancer in 1990.
Director: George A. Pappy Jr.
Cast: Susan Oliver , Lee Meriwether , David Hedison , Nancy Malone , Kathleen Nolan , Roy Thinnes , Gary Conway , Peter Mark Richman , Monte Markham , Roosevelt Grier , Celeste Yarnall , Jonathan Gilmore , Charles Siebert , Tom DeSimone , Chas. Floyd Johnson
Projectfreetv Celtic\'s Smiler: The Neilly Mochan Story (2015)
The magical story of Celtic Football Club reads like an elaborate fairytale, which has enraptured their worldwide fanbase for over 127 years. Throughout the club\'s illustrious history, no other figure has experienced as many triumphs as Neilly \'Smiler\' Mochan. As player, trainer and kitman, Mochan was an integral figure in some of Celtic\'s greatest teams. A hero of the 1953 Coronation Cup winning side, top goal scorer in Celtic\'s 1954 league and cup double as well as scoring a brace in the record-breaking 7-1 cup final of 1957 against arch rivals Rangers. Neilly went on to become a trusted lieutenant of Jock Stein after hanging up his shooting boots and was Celtic\'s first team trainer throughout the nine-in-a-row era when Celtic were feared throughout Europe, winning their most glittering prize in 1967 on an unforgettable afternoon in Lisbon. Neilly\'s successes continued into the 1970s, when \'ten men won the league\' in 1979, and into the 1980s, when Celtic won an emphatic League and ...
Director: Luke Massey
Cast: John Milroy