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The Overview

The Overview

The Overview
IMDb: N/A
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Peacock continues to expand its offering of timely, topical news content with The Overview, a new special series hosted by NBC News and MSNBC correspondent and co-host of NBC News’…

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DVDAdolescents

Adolescents

Adolescents
DVD
IMDb: 7.3
135 min

Emma and Anaïs are best friends and yet everything in their life seems to set them apart, their social backgrounds but also their personalities. From the age of thirteen to…

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Lost Relics of the Knights Templar

Lost Relics of the Knights Templar

Lost Relics of the Knights Templar
TMDb: 8
N/A

Lost Relics of the Knights Templar follows one of the world’s most prolific yet unknown treasure hunters, Hamilton White, and his long-time friend, Carl Cookson, as they trace the origin…

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Between Black And Blue

Between Black And Blue

Between Black And Blue
IMDb: N/A
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The extraordinary story of two New York City detectives who are convicted of a sensational murder, their decades-long fight to clear their names, and the hunt for one of the…

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Night Stalker: The Hunt For a Serial Killer

Night Stalker: The Hunt For a Serial Killer

Night Stalker: The Hunt For a Serial Killer
TMDb: 3.5
48 min

Beneath the sunlit glamour of 1985 LA lurks a relentlessly evil serial killer. In this true-crime story, two detectives won’t rest until they catch him.

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The Event

The Event

The Event
IMDb: N/A
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An unprecedented look behind the scenes of the extraordinary events created by Wolfgang Puck Catering and legendary restaurateur Wolfgang Puck. Each episode follows various members of Puck’s team as they…

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DVDLethal Attractions

Lethal Attractions

Lethal Attractions
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

In the African wilderness, there’s no such thing as a free lunch. It’s a world where predator and prey are equally matched. And a worthwhile meal means going up against…

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DVDWhat Would Sophia Loren Do?

What Would Sophia Loren Do?

What Would Sophia Loren Do?
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
32 min

Nancy Vincenza Kulik, an Italian-American grandmother from Fort Lee, New Jersey, has experienced many challenges and triumphs. But she always meets life’s journey with love, resilience and joy, inspired in…

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DVDThe Ice King

The Ice King

The Ice King
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
89 min

The greatest skater of all time, John Curry transformed a dated sport into an art form. Coming out on the night of his Olympic win in 1976, he became the…

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DVDBarolo Boys. The Story of a Revolution

Barolo Boys. The Story of a Revolution

Barolo Boys. The Story of a Revolution
DVD
IMDb: 6.9
64 min

The story of a group of friends, the “rebel boys” who made italian wine become so great, between generational conflicts, brilliant insights and never silenced controversies.

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DVDReFrame

ReFrame

ReFrame
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

Films are geo-blocked to Ontario, which means you will need to be in Ontario to watch the film. Once you have unlocked a film using your Festival Pass or Film…

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DVDThe Obama Years

The Obama Years

The Obama Years
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

Witness six defining speeches of Barack Obama’s political career, how they came together, and how they changed America.

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DVDYou May Be Pretty, But I Am Beautiful: The Adrian Street Story

You May Be Pretty, But I Am Beautiful: The Adrian Street Story

You May Be Pretty, But I Am Beautiful: The Adrian Street Story
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

Biopic feature documentary on the inspirational and flamboyant life of a pioneer in the professional wrestling world, the career of pro Wrestler Adrian Street.

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DVDOnly 78

Only 78

Only 78
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
78 min

Only 78 is about a small coastal community under siege. Gabarus, Nova Scotia was once protected from the North Atlantic Ocean by a government built seawall. But the structure requires…

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DVDCrack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy

Crack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy

Crack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
89 min

A cheap, powerful drug emerges during a recession, igniting a moral panic fueled by racism. Explore the complex history of crack in the 1980s.

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DVDCan We Save the Reef?

Can We Save the Reef?

Can We Save the Reef?
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

An epic story of Australian and international scientists who are racing to understand our greatest natural wonder and employing cutting edge science in an attempt to save it.

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DVDIntelligent Lives

Intelligent Lives

Intelligent Lives
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
70 min

Three pioneering young adults with intellectual disabilities – Micah, Naieer, and Naomie – challenge perceptions of intelligence as they navigate high school, college, and the workforce.

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DVDUnfortunate Brothers: Korea’s Reunification Dilemma

Unfortunate Brothers: Korea’s Reunification Dilemma

Unfortunate Brothers: Korea’s Reunification Dilemma
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
46 min

‘Even though I live in South Korea, my heart is in North Korea. The North Koreans are not strangers, but my brethren’. These words spoken by Mr. Lee, the film’s…

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Tiger

Tiger

Tiger
IMDb: N/A
90,101 min

A revealing look at the rise, fall, and epic comeback of global icon Tiger Woods. The series paints an intimate picture of the prodigy whose dedication and obsession with the…

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Marvel Studios: Legends

Marvel Studios: Legends

Marvel Studios: Legends
TMDb: 8.6
8 min

Revisit the epic heroes, villains and moments from across the MCU in preparation for the stories still to come. Each dynamic segment feeds directly into the upcoming series — setting…

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DVDTrust Machine: The Story of Blockchain

Trust Machine: The Story of Blockchain

Trust Machine: The Story of Blockchain
DVD
IMDb: 7.0
84 min

Hacktivist and blockchain expert Lauri Love fights extradition in TRUST MACHINE—his computer skills a threat to the US government. Tech innovators strike a raw nerve as banks and network pundits…

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DVDBroken on All Sides: Race, Mass Incarceration and New Visions for Criminal Justice in the U.S.

Broken on All Sides: Race, Mass Incarceration and New Visions for Criminal Justice in the U.S.

Broken on All Sides: Race, Mass Incarceration and New Visions for Criminal Justice in the U.S.
DVD
IMDb: 6.5
68 min

The project began as a way to explore, educate about, and advocate change around the overcrowding in the Philadelphia jail system. It has come to focus on mass incarceration across…

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DVDGo for It

Go for It

Go for It
DVD
IMDb: 7.6
92 min

Extreme sports meets midnight movie with a film that showcases wild surfing and skateboarding madness.

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HDMy Way in Pyongyang

My Way in Pyongyang

My Way in Pyongyang
HD
IMDb: 4.2
51 min

With South Korea wary of another nuclear test from its Northern counterpart, plans to annihilate Pyongyang have unfolded. This 2014 documentary offers a rare insider look into life in the…

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DVDThe Dissident

The Dissident

The Dissident
DVD
IMDb: 8.2
119 min

When Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappears after entering Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul, his fiancée and dissidents around the world are left to piece together the clues to a…

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DVDThe Monopoly on Violence

The Monopoly on Violence

The Monopoly on Violence
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
105 min

A documentary on anarchism to present to mainstream audiences.

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DVD95 and 6 to Go

95 and 6 to Go

95 and 6 to Go
DVD
IMDb: 7.2
86 min

Filmmaker Kimi Takesue captures the cadence of daily life for Grandpa Tom, a retired postal worker born to Japanese immigrants to Hawai’i in the 1910’s. Amidst the solitude of his…

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DVDA Thousand Cuts

A Thousand Cuts

A Thousand Cuts
DVD
IMDb: 8.6
110 min

Nowhere is the worldwide erosion of democracy, fueled by social media disinformation campaigns, more starkly evident than in the authoritarian regime of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Journalist Maria Ressa places…

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HDBlackbird Descending

Blackbird Descending

Blackbird Descending
HD
IMDb: 4.5
90 min

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DVDThe First Boys of Spring

The First Boys of Spring

The First Boys of Spring
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
57 min

For parts of five decades, the immortals of America’s National Pastime trained on baseball diamonds and “boiled out the alcoholic microbes” of winter in the thermal baths of Hot Springs,…

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DVDBreathin’: The Eddy Zheng Story

Breathin’: The Eddy Zheng Story

Breathin’: The Eddy Zheng Story
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
61 min

Arrested at 16 and tried as an adult for kidnapping and robbery, Eddy Zheng served over 20 years in California prisons and jails. Ben Wang’s BREATHIN’: THE EDDY ZHENG STORY…

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Inside the World’s Toughest Prisons

Inside the World’s Toughest Prisons

Inside the World’s Toughest Prisons
TMDb: 6.9
44 min

Imagine being in jail. Now imagine living in a foreign country. Scary? Paul Connelly takes you inside these jails. He shows what living conditions are for the inmates, as well…

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Pretend It’s a City

Pretend It’s a City

Pretend It’s a City
IMDb: N/A
30 min

Wander the New York City streets and fascinating mind of wry writer, humorist and raconteur Fran Lebowitz as she sits down with Martin Scorsese.

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HDFly Like a Girl

Fly Like a Girl

Fly Like a Girl
HD
IMDb: 4.2
84 min

Follows women who dared to aim higher from Lego-loving young girls who includes female pilots in her toy airplanes, to a courageous women who helped lead shuttle missions to space.

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DVDWomen of Freedom

Women of Freedom

Women of Freedom
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
70 min

About 5000 women are murdered every year throughout the world in what are called ‘honor killings’. In many cases, it is relatives, even the parents, of the victim who perpetrate…

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DVD7 Hills

7 Hills

7 Hills
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
74 min

Children’s laughter and the sound of skateboards rolling have replaced explosions and screaming. Witness how the war torn Middle East acts as a backdrop to this amazing story of human…

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DVDA Life of Endless Summers: The Bruce Brown Story

A Life of Endless Summers: The Bruce Brown Story

A Life of Endless Summers: The Bruce Brown Story
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
88 min

Follow the summer season around the world with two surfers on a quest for the perfect wave. As it turned out, Bruce was on to something. Not only did the…

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DVDBlood and Steel, Cedar Crest Country Club

Blood and Steel, Cedar Crest Country Club

Blood and Steel, Cedar Crest Country Club
DVD
IMDb: 7.6
91 min

In the middle of nowhere lived an unexpected piece of skateboarding and punk music history. “The Crest”..a skateboarding mecca of the 80’s, a veritable metal monolith, tucked away on a…

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DVDExpedition Happiness

Expedition Happiness

Expedition Happiness
DVD
IMDb: 5.9
95 min

A German couple and their dog travel across North America in a school bus searching for a state of pure bliss.

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DVDHAM: A Musical Memoir

HAM: A Musical Memoir

HAM: A Musical Memoir
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
113 min

In this dazzlingly filmed live performance of Sam Harris’s award-winning one-man musical, Harris belts out original songs and beloved ballads while playing 11 different roles to tell his own life…

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