A story of a simple boy who overcomes many hardships to finally grow into a hero of his generation. Guo Jing who is a disciple of The Seven Freaks of Jiangnan embarks on a journey where he meets Huang Yaoshi's daughter Huang Rong.
Guo Jing and Huang Rong have become embroiled in the fight over the "Nine Yin Manual." Through the help of Northern Beggar Hong Qi Gong and Old Mischief Zhou Bo Tong, Guo Jing's martial arts skills improve substantially. Ouyang Feng has gone to Peach Blossom Island to propose a marriage with the intention to take the "Nine Yin Manual" for himself. Guo Jing shoulders a heavy responsibility to fight in a decisive battle atop Mount Hua.
During the last desperate months of World War II, an Allied mission to regain Ramree Island off the coast of Burma ends in horror when an embattled group of soldiers find themselves trapped in dense swampland infested with deadly saltwater crocodiles. As the men are picked off one by one by the hungry reptiles, those that remain resort to increasingly desperate measures to survive the onslaught of carnage and get off the island alive.
The life of American woman Mildred Gillars and her lawyer, who struggles to redeem her reputation. Dubbed “Axis Sally” for broadcasting Nazi propaganda to American troops during World War II, Mildred’s story exposes the dark underbelly of the Third Reich's hate-filled propaganda machine, her eventual capture in Berlin, and subsequent trial for treason against the United States after the war.
Chernobyl: Abyss is the first major Russian feature film about the aftermath of the explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power station, when hundreds of people sacrificed their lives to clean up the site of the catastrophe, and to successfully prevent an even bigger disaster that could have turned a large part of the European continent into an uninhabitable exclusion zone.
Komari Sano's parents ran a small Tokyo factory that manufactured aircraft parts. With her parents' influence, Komari Sano dreamed of becoming a pilot. During World War II, her older brother died as a kamikaze pilot and her parents died during the bombing of Tokyo. Komari Sano became an orphan and lived with her aunt. Her aunt ran a ryotei (high end traditional restaurant). After the war, all aerial activities were initially banned in Japan. After long negotiations with the Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers, Sizuo Matsuki, who is the security chief of Civil Aviation Bureau, finally launched Japan's civil aviation. Komari Sano applies for the position of a cabin attendant.
During Lu Meng's invasion of Jing Province, the mighty Guan Yu was slain by Pan Zhang of Wu, and his Green Dragon Crescent Blade was snatched away. Guan Xing, Guan Yu's son, managed to survive the battle and he wants to avenge his father. He trains with all his might in order to retrieve the legendary weapon. Two years later, Liu Bei intends to attack Wu. He assigned Guan Xing to be the leader of a small team, comprising of young generals. Their mission is to destroy Wu's water dam. As Guan Xing throws himself into danger, he realised that Wu had discovered their plot, turning the odds into their favour. In the end, Guan Xing encounters Pan Zhang, the killer of his father, and they begin to fight at the water dam. So, who will get the Green Dragon Crescent Blade in the end?
In 1161, Wanyan Liang, emperor of the Jurchen Jin Dynasty, planned to invade the Southern Song Dynasty. Owing to the harsh recruitment policy and the Jin's cruelty, people in the Central Plain found it hard to live on. Xin Qiji, aged 21, rose up in arms with villagers to fight against the Jin army and then joined a more influential voluntary army led by Geng Jing, winning victory after victory. In 1162, aiming to expel invaders and recover the lost land to realize the reunification, Xin Qiji went to the south to persuade the Song Emperor to drive the Jurchens out of the north. Successfully accomplishing his mission, Xin Qiji only to find the commander Geng Jing was killed by a traitor and the army had lost morale. Facing with Wanyan Basu's army of 50,000 soldiers, what course would Xin Qiji and his 50 loyal subordinates follow?
1899, the Christmas-time St.Petersburg. Ice-covered rivers and canals of the capital seethe with festive activities. On the eve of the new century those who should not be destined to meet, come together. They are people from different worlds: Matvey, the son of a lamplighter, whose only treasure is his silver-plated skates; Alice is the daughter of a high-ranking official dreaming of science. Each of them has his own difficult life-story, but having accidentally met they rush forward together in pursuit of their dreams.
The story of the Podolsk cadets’ heroic stand outside Moscow in October 1941. Cadets were sent to the Ilyinsky line, fighting alongside units from the Soviet 43rd Army to hold back the German advance until reinforcements arrived. Hopelessly outnumbered, young men laid down their lives in a battle lasting almost two weeks to obstruct the far superior German forces advancing towards Moscow. Around 3,500 cadets and their commanding officers were sent to hold up the last line of defense outside Moscow. Most of them remained there for eternity.
It tells the story of love and hate between the fisher girl Ali and Hai Daiyu.
Every year, a young maiden from a small fishing village is sacrificed to the sea god. This year, Ali who has been chosen to become the bride of the sea god has arrived at the island by boat. On the night of the wedding, Ali attempts to escape and was rescued by Yan. Yan is the master of the island and her husband - a creature who is half-human and half-beast.
Alone and helpless, Ali spends her days by the sea accompanied by Hai Daiyu, a fish that can transform into a man. As time passes, the two fall in love. However, Ali imprisons Yan after she becomes pregnant while Hai Daiyu's whereabouts remain unknown. Soon enough, Ali discovers that the conspiracy behind the marriage to the sea god.
It tells the heroic deeds of the Chinese volunteers who sacrificed their flesh and bloo during the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea. During the Korean war, a little-known even in history took place as the People's Volunteer Army joined in the fight on the frontlines. Bridges that were repaired, blown up yet continue to stand tall are a miracle of war. A strong brotherhood is forged between Zhang Fei and Guan Lei of the antiaircraft squad and feelings emerge between infantry squad leader Liu Hao and operator Xin Qin.
In the early years of the Tang Dynasty, the world was at peace, but there were still evil spirits in the world. The Dragon King of Jinghe was beheaded, and the Shui Waters Tribe was filled with grievances and wanted to avenge to Emperor. The demon master of Dongying used illusion skills to get the most precious treasure, and frequently used illusions to disturb the human heart. For a time rumors in the capital spread, and people panic. In order to protect the peace of the world and the people return to peace, Emperor Tang personally set up the "Royal Dragon Guard" and sent Qin Shubao to secretly act to capture the enchanting
What was intended to be a peaceful protest at the 1968 Democratic National Convention turned into a violent clash with police and the National Guard. The organizers of the protest—including Abbie Hoffman, Jerry Rubin, Tom Hayden and Bobby Seale—were charged with conspiracy to incite a riot and the trial that followed was one of the most notorious in history.
The story of the Promethean struggles of Nikola Tesla, as he attempts to transcend entrenched technology—including his own previous work—by pioneering a system of wireless energy that would change the world.
The incredibly powerful and timely true story of the all-black Twenty-Fourth United States Infantry Regiment, and the Houston Riot of 1917. The Houston Riot was a mutiny by 156 African American soldiers in response to the brutal violence and abuse at the hands of Houston police officers.
Lin Le Shan, a rustic country girl who was bullied in her hometown, she went to the world-renowned No. 1 school to change her ordinary, introverted self. Unexpectedly, as soon as she arrived at the No. 1 faction in the world, she provokes the overbearing and arrogant Demon Brother Long Shao Chen. Long Shao Chen ordered Lin Le Shan to obey him. From that day on, Lin Le Shan, who slowly transformed herself, meets the elegant Duan Mu Ze and was excited about being able to associate with him, while resisting the tricks of Long Shao Chen who treated her as a follower. Although Lin Le Shan's heart was rippling under Duan Mu Ze's gentle pampering, she eventually found her heart being moved by Long Shao Chen's heartfelt actions