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Brad Pitt as Achilles in Troy

Troy

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     24 April   The fall of Troy, 1184BC On this day in 1184BC, the city of Troy fell after the most famous battle of antiquity. The Trojan War had started after a Trojan, Paris, absconded

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Jürgen Prochnow in Das Boot

Das Boot

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     1 November     Death of Jacques Piccard, 2008 On this day in 2008, Jacques Piccard, one of the pioneers of really deep deep-sea exploration, died, aged 86. The son of Auguste Piccard, a balloonist

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