Sophie Scholl – Die letzten Tage / Sophie Scholl – The Final Days (2005)

A harrowing and vital historical documentation of the the last days of Sophie (Julia Jentsch) and Hans Scholl’s lives, who were members of the White Rose, a student resistance group formed in Nazi Germany. The film re-enacts their interrogation by the Gestapo and subsequent trial where they were charged for high treason, then executed.

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Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)

Truman Capote’s novella comes to life and Audrey Hepburn plays her most famous role in Breakfast at Tiffany’s, as Holly Golightly, the charming New York socialite with a mysterious past. She draws men to her like a moth to a flame but is determined to not get tied down by love, until a suave neighbor sweeps her off her feet…

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