Heaven on Earth: The Rise and Fall of Socialism

Synopsis: Join host Ben Wattenberg for the chronicle of a movement that rivaled the great religions in sweep and power, but ultimately failed to deliver the "Heaven on Earth" promised by its most ambitious advocates.
Genre: Documentary

Money is a common good.

- Like water.


Algiers the White

As Mireille Balin

gives up Pp le Moko

And as we have, once

again, given up Africa

Constance, there is nothing

else you could have done.

It's well known that

when one goes south

the latitude becomes negative

and all that remains is the North,

precious soul, precious friend.

You still have the watch.

Done with the crimes and

the blood. Done with Kigali.

Long live the holidays.

Uncle Mathias, why did you

say this watch is worth gold?

It doesn't even show the time.


Henri Dricourt...

wait a second, yes I know.

But Richard Christmann...

I don't know.

I know, the fire... but doesn't

matter... it's him, it's him.

Alright... war is war, but

a crime remains a crime.

Please keep looking for Alice.

Two "M", only one "N".

We're far from Byzance, you know.

What lies ahead is an

impossible history.

We're facing a kind of zero.

I have once encountered


and it is much more immense

than one tends to believe.

Jaffa, 1948

you know that we are living

in a material world


You're completely right,

I don't love any nation.

Not the French, not the North

Americans, not the Germans.

Not the Jewish nation,

not the Black nation.

With their slanted eyes

I only love my friends.



Where did you

steal this watch?

It's not your business.

Give it to me,

or I will denounce you.

No, it is mine.

Oh, you speak German?

You will be useful, my boy.

Yes, but... how much?

And you have studied, too.

What a great find, this Ludovic.

Who told you my first name?

I know everything.

Mr. Obersturmbannfhrer Goldberg

what did you do in

Avenue Foch, 1943?

Leave me alone, horrible kid.

All movement on a plain surface that

is not driven by physical necessity

is a spatial affirmation of oneself

be it building an

Empire, or tourism.

Everyone can do something

so that there is no God.

But what has changed today

is that the a**holes are sincere.


Stop being suspicious

of everything.

I'm thinking about what

Ludovic has told us.

Alright... what, for example?

The old man with the young girl.

I have seen them

speak to the Captain.

Alright... and so?

So, the name of the largest

shareholder of the company


Mountain of Gold

Yes... it's the name

of the old man.


Abandon ship, abandon

ship, abandon ship!

Quiet, Alissa, quiet!

Meow is how the ancient

Egyptians called their cats.

You trouble me with

each of your words.

Be silent, Alissa.

Waves of Allied bombers destroy

the Third Reich under their bombs

The Luftwaffe tries to

regain their advantage

by means of a terrifying

new strategy.

The German pilots will crash their

own planes into the enemy bombers.

Ach, Germany.

Did you know that

kamikaze, in Japanese

means divinity of the wind?

- Of course.

Major Kamenskaia. I am a friend of

your godmother, Alexandra Irinivna.

Yes, exactly, the old

chief of the Moscow Police.

I have read a number of books...

I have read a number of books

on what she has written.

So... I think that we should talk.

And you think you

will stay in Haifa?

I will see.

They say there's a right to return.

For me it would be... to get away.

In Stanford, what are

you studying, exactly?

I'm directing a seminar. Monetary

creation and literary creation.

You see, still today, they're

asking themselves, in Moscow...

The Spanish Civil War

The Republicans

tell the Comintern

to evacuate the gold

of the Bank of Spain.

The France-Navigation

company, exactly.

When they reach Odessa, one third,

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