Based on biography of the head of the family of centuries-old German-British Warburg banking dynasty by social economist Jacques Attali. Siegmund (S G) Warburg, who fled Nazi Germany for ...
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Forrest Bedford is a Southern lawyer in the late 1950s, generally content with his privileged life. But the winds of change are blowing, and he becomes increasingly involved with civil ... See full summary »
Based on the historical work "The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich", "The Nightmare Years" tells the story of William Shirer, American journalist who, during his days of correspondence as a... See full summary »
Madrid, in the seventeenth century. Abandoned at the doorstep of a monastery, Ambrosio has been brought up by the Capucin Friars. After becoming a friar himself, he becomes an unrivaled ... See full summary »
Love, family expectations, and religion mix in 19th century Jerusalem. Jacob and Rebecca marry; he's a rabbi, she's dutiful and loving. But she has no children. Months become years. ... See full summary »
Based on biography of the head of the family of centuries-old German-British Warburg banking dynasty by social economist Jacques Attali. Siegmund (S G) Warburg, who fled Nazi Germany for London in 1933, became a wartime financier to the Allies, and regarded as father of the Eurobond market and development of the hostile corporate takeover. With Henry Grunfeld he formed S G Warburg & Co in London in 1946, which became the preeminent UK investment bank.