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A politically charged social action-thriller.
Based on the infamous 1969 trial of seven men charged by the federal government with conspiracy and inciting to riot.
Centers on aspiring politician Karl Rove as he leads a dirty campaign for College Republican Chairman under the guidance of Lee Atwater, his campaign manager.
Location: US - Texas
Centers on a magistrate; a loyal servant (Mark Rylance) of "the Empire" who is working in a tiny frontier town, doing his best to ignore an inevitable war with the so-called "barbarians." After he witnesses the cruel and unjust treatment of prisoners of war, he reconsiders his role in the regime and carries out a quixotic act of rebellion.
Reykjavik takes place over a few days in 1986, when President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev met for talks in the Icelandic capital to iron out peace against the backdrop of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster.
A disgraced Governor and his accomplice go on the run from the FBI and U.S. Marshals. Along the way, he is kidnapped by a disgruntled constituent, who is crazier than the politician.
The story revolves around a young U.S. president who discovers the existence of a secret cabal that runs the government and wants him dead.
Based on the political scandal that divided France in the 1890s and the early 1900s, involving the wrongful conviction of Captain Alfred Dreyfus in 1894 for treason. Dreyfus was a young French artillery officer of Alsatian Jewish descent who was accused of giving French military secrets to the German Embassy in Paris.
The plot focuses on British aid worker Emma McCune, who travels to Sudan and ends up marrying a local warlord and supporting wholeheartedly his bloody bid to take over the southern part of the county.
An impeached president refuses to leave the White House all the while an FBI rushes to discover the truth behind a top-level conspiracy that threatens to undermine the Constitution.