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Mr. Jones - (2019 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6828390/
https://westendfilms.com/screeners/mr_jones.html

A former foreign advisor turned citizen-journalist travels to his mother's homeland of Ukraine only to discover that communism doesn't work and the main stream media is fake news.

It's patient and moody, and, although it has its truth, it's release is American propaganda timed for the Russia-Ukraine war.



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Seven Years in Tibet - (1997 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0120102/

A mountaineer in India gets captured by the British during World War II, fleeing until circumstances bring him in the company of the Dalai Lama in Tibet.

A story about a man, until it nosedives straight into the politics of the hostile takeover that turned Tibet into an autonomous region in communist China.



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Excursion - (2018 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9005662

A man sleeping in his clothes on a couch with a gun for some reason becomes embroiled in a time travel experiment by Soviets that keeps spawning closed time loops.

Although this movie works, even time travel can't make communism work.



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Chernobyl - (2019 show) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7366338/
https://www.hbo.com/chernobyl
https://www.sky.com/watch/chernobyl

A miniseries told around the Soviet Chernobyl disaster.

A tense, decently-paced look at how communist lies spell disaster, and how communism once again cost tens of thousands and almost tens of millions of lives.



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