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Wed, Feb 19, 2020 5:25 PM

Live Poll: Movies About Real Terrorist Attacks

Real life events are often a source of inspiration for movies. This also applies to past terrorist attacks. The movies in this list were not made to glorify acts of terror, but rather to highlight the bravery and solidarity displayed by law enforcement, rescue teams, paramedics and ordinary citizens in times of tragedy.

Which movie in this list has made the deepest impression on you?

List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls096931614/

Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/F6xGZv_g-LA/

Responses

3.8K Messages

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88.8K Points

a year ago

FYC:


My Favorite: Black Friday

1.9K Messages

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52.5K Points

Thanks for the suggestions! Six of them have been added.

Champion

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8K Messages

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261.9K Points

a year ago

I have seen few of these. I guess I tend to stay away from them.

FYC:
London River
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1227787/

1.9K Messages

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52.5K Points

Thanks, Peter. London River (2009) has been added.

2 Messages

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150 Points

a year ago

Munich.
I love it. it's a bit overlong and reduces a complex conflict into a binary, but it's full of a cinematic bravado Spielberg hasn't shown too often in the 2000s. It's B+ / A- range, and a few changes might've made it a classic. Really strong picture.
The tension is unbearable at times. And the final shot of the twin towers is a masterstroke that brings a lump to my throat.

1.9K Messages

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52.5K Points

Great movie indeed, and let's not forget it came only 6 years after One Day in September (1999) starring Michael Douglas, another big production about the 1972 Munich terrorist attack.

4.3K Messages

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127.7K Points

a year ago

In the Name of the Father

1.9K Messages

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52.5K Points

Interesting choice, thanks. I didn't even realize that this movie was based on a true story. Added.

4.9K Messages

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120.2K Points

a year ago

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5723272/
'In the Fade' is a movie about one of the NSU attacks in Germany.
The attacks happened in the 2000s and happened over a whole decade.

1.9K Messages

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52.5K Points

Thanks! Added.

Champion

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8K Messages

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261.9K Points

a year ago

2.8K Messages

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77K Points

a year ago


Hotel Mumbai was a really exciting film and very thrilling, it gets my vote.

Champion

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13.9K Messages

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417.5K Points

10 months ago

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