Holocaust Films and/or set in 1940s
Pianist - True story of a pianist who survives the holocaust. Very graphic. Very good movie. Raw
Edges Of The Lord - a Jewish boy who is taken care of by a farmer and his family to escape the Holocaust. He's mistreated by the other kids. Coming of age a little bit. Good movie.
A Secret - A child finds the truth about his family and their past prior to him being born.
Lore - The children of Nazis go into hiding and are on the run for survival
Boy In The Stripped Pajamas - Nazi officer's child lives right next to Aushwitz and his younger son becomes friends with the Jewish boy who is in the "striped pajamas". Sad and shocking. Very good.
Generation War - (Foreign) This is shown as "episodes" but it's a great movie about four friends two who are Nazis and one who is Jewish and how their lives change drastically during and after the war. Very good.
The Sword With No Name - (Foreign) Good love story. Sad.
Back To 1942 - (Foreign) VERY good movie. Extremely depressing. About the people of Henan (specifically a rich mans family) and their survival during the famine.
Twin Sisters - (Foreign)Twin girls are split from one another at a young age. One lives under Nazi idolatry and the other married a Jew.
My Way - (Foreign) VERY Good movie.
DownFall (Foreign) - The last days of Hitler. Very good.
Pressure Point - made in the 60s but a black psyhiatrist interviews a racist
Lust Caution - (Foreign) VERY good.
Bonnie & Clyde - Good
1950s - 10960s
The Talented Mr. Ripley - Good but is a bit slow in the beginning
The Home Sung Stories - (Foreign) Very good and unique story about an Asian woman, her kids, her promiscuity and her kids having to deal with her.
Lawless - One of the best movies I've seen on Netflix. Three brothers are a part of the moonshine business and have to fight against crooked police and thugs
The Paperboy - Shocking movie....everything about it was shocking.
Set in the 1980s -1990s
Boys Dont Cry - The story of Teena Brandon. Good movie, made me sad but I was surprised by how well it was done. Hilliary Swank acted well as a transgender in this.
Dog Pound - Boys who are abused in a juvenile facility
Garden Of The Night - Highly depressing movie about child abuse and the child PICS industry. Evan Ross is in this too. Its a wonderful movie but, you will be depressed.
Paid In Full - The crack era in the 80s set in New York. Very good movie.