History Movies
The Black Shield of Falworth

The Black Shield of Falworth

The Black Shield of Falworth
IMDb: 6.7
99

In the days of King Henry IV,stalwart young Myles and his sister Meg have been raised as peasants,without any knowledge of who their father really was. But one day they…

Manto

Manto

Manto
IMDb: 7.2
112

In Bombay’s seedy-shiny film world, Manto and his stories are widely read and accepted. But as sectarian violence engulfs the nation, Manto makes the difficult choice of leaving his beloved…

Genre: Drama, History
Kagemusha

Kagemusha

Kagemusha
IMDb: 8.1
160

Akira Kurosawa’s lauded feudal epic presents the tale of a petty thief who is recruited to impersonate Shingen, an aging warlord, in order to avoid attacks by competing clans. When…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Bridge

The Bridge

The Bridge
IMDb: 7.8
103

A group of German boys are ordered to protect a small bridge in their home village during the waning months of the second world war. Truckloads of defeated, cynical Wehrmacht…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Convent

The Convent

The Convent
IMDb: 5.9
86

During the 17th century, a young woman is saved from execution and led to a priory to repent her sins but discovers a greater evil lies within.

Genre: History, Horror
Apollo 11

Apollo 11

Apollo 11
IMDb: 7.5
90

A look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin.

Mountains of the Moon

Mountains of the Moon

Mountains of the Moon
IMDb: 7.2
136

The story of Captain Richard Francis Burton’s and Lt. John Hanning Speke’s expedition to find the source of the Nile river in the name of Queen Victoria’s British Empire. The…

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies
IMDb: 5.4
133

The story of the real-life unlikely relationship between an outspoken civil rights activist and a local Ku Klux Klan leader in 1971 North Carolina.

Genre: Drama, History
The Mirror

The Mirror

The Mirror
IMDb: 8.1
106

A dying man in his forties recalls his childhood, his mother, the war and personal moments that tell of and juxtapose pivotal moments in Soviet history with daily life.

Genre: Drama, History
Viva Zapata!

Viva Zapata!

Viva Zapata!
IMDb: 7.4
113

The story of Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata, who led a rebellion against the corrupt, oppressive dictatorship of president Porfirio Diaz in the early 20th century.

Jesse James

Jesse James

Jesse James
IMDb: 6.7
106

After railroad agents forcibly evict the James family from their family farm, Jesse and Frank turn to banditry for revenge.

Nanking

Nanking

Nanking
IMDb: 7.7
88

The story of the rape of Nanking, one of the most tragic events in history. In 1937, the invading Japanese army murdered over 200,000 and raped tens of thousands of…

The Molly Maguires

The Molly Maguires

The Molly Maguires
IMDb: 6.4
124

Life is rough in the coal mines of 1876 Pennsylvania. A secret group of Irish emigrant miners, known as the Molly Maguires, fights against the cruelty of the mining company…

Genre: Drama, History
Oma maa

Oma maa

Oma maa
IMDb: 7.1
108

Anni, a daughter of a wealthy family and used to secure life, falls in love with Veikko, a war invalid of the Continuation War. Anni leaves her past behind her…

Henry V

Henry V

Henry V
IMDb: 7.5
137

Olivier mustered out of the navy to film this adaptation of Shakespeare’s history. Embroiled in World War II, Britons took courage from this tale of a king who surmounts overwhelming…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Toast

Toast

Toast
IMDb: 6.6
90

An adaptation of celebrity chef Nigel Slater’s bestselling memoir, ‘Toast’ is the ultimate nostalgic trip through everything edible in 1960’s Britain. Nigel’s mother was always a poor cook, but her…

Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk

Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk

Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk
IMDb: 8.4
155

A documentary spanning over 30 years of the California Bay Area’s punk music history with a central focus on the emergence of Berkeley’s inspiring 924 Gilman Street music collective.

The Tudors

The Tudors

The Tudors
IMDb: N/A
N/A

The Tudors is a history-based drama series following the young, vibrant King Henry VIII, a competitive and lustful monarch who navigates the intrigues of the English court and the human…

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Camelot

Camelot

Camelot
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Camelot is a historical-fantasy-drama television series based on the Arthurian legend, was produced by Graham King, Morgan O’Sullivan and Michael Hirst.

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Apocalypse: The Second World War

Apocalypse: The Second World War

Apocalypse: The Second World War
IMDb: N/A
N/A

A six-part French documentary about the Second World War composed exclusively of actual footage of the war as filmed by war correspondents, soldiers, resistance fighters and private citizens. The series…

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Anno 1790

Anno 1790

Anno 1790
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Anno 1790 is a Swedish historic crime drama starring Peter Eggers, Joel Spira and Linda Zilliacus. The first season was broadcast on SVT in the autumn of 2011 and ran…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Marco Polo

Marco Polo

Marco Polo
IMDb: N/A
N/A

An epic adventure that follows the early years of the famous explorer as he travels the exotic Silk Road to the great Kublai Khan’s court. But Marco soon finds that…

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The Tudors

The Tudors

The Tudors
IMDb: N/A
N/A

The Tudors is a history-based drama series following the young, vibrant King Henry VIII, a competitive and lustful monarch who navigates the intrigues of the English court and the human…

Country: 
Camelot

Camelot

Camelot
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Camelot is a historical-fantasy-drama television series based on the Arthurian legend, was produced by Graham King, Morgan O’Sullivan and Michael Hirst.

Country: 
Apocalypse: The Second World War

Apocalypse: The Second World War

Apocalypse: The Second World War
IMDb: N/A
N/A

A six-part French documentary about the Second World War composed exclusively of actual footage of the war as filmed by war correspondents, soldiers, resistance fighters and private citizens. The series…

Country: 
Anno 1790

Anno 1790

Anno 1790
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Anno 1790 is a Swedish historic crime drama starring Peter Eggers, Joel Spira and Linda Zilliacus. The first season was broadcast on SVT in the autumn of 2011 and ran…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Marco Polo

Marco Polo

Marco Polo
IMDb: N/A
N/A

An epic adventure that follows the early years of the famous explorer as he travels the exotic Silk Road to the great Kublai Khan’s court. But Marco soon finds that…

Country: 
The Tudors

The Tudors

The Tudors
IMDb: N/A
N/A

The Tudors is a history-based drama series following the young, vibrant King Henry VIII, a competitive and lustful monarch who navigates the intrigues of the English court and the human…

Country: 
Camelot

Camelot

Camelot
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Camelot is a historical-fantasy-drama television series based on the Arthurian legend, was produced by Graham King, Morgan O’Sullivan and Michael Hirst.

Country: 
Apocalypse: The Second World War

Apocalypse: The Second World War

Apocalypse: The Second World War
IMDb: N/A
N/A

A six-part French documentary about the Second World War composed exclusively of actual footage of the war as filmed by war correspondents, soldiers, resistance fighters and private citizens. The series…

Country: 
Anno 1790

Anno 1790

Anno 1790
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Anno 1790 is a Swedish historic crime drama starring Peter Eggers, Joel Spira and Linda Zilliacus. The first season was broadcast on SVT in the autumn of 2011 and ran…

Country: 
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Marco Polo

Marco Polo

Marco Polo
IMDb: N/A
N/A

An epic adventure that follows the early years of the famous explorer as he travels the exotic Silk Road to the great Kublai Khan’s court. But Marco soon finds that…

Country: 
Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi

Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi

Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi
IMDb: 8.7
148

Story of Rani Lakshmibai, one of the leading figures of the Indian Rebellion of 1857 and her resistance to the British Rule.

Genre: Action, Drama, History
To End All Wars

To End All Wars

To End All Wars
IMDb: 7.1
108

Based on a real-life story, this drama focuses on a small group of Allied soldiers in Burma who are held captive by the Japanese. Capt. Ernest Gordon (Ciaran McMenamin), Lt….

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Never Look Away

Never Look Away

Never Look Away
IMDb: 7.9
188

German artist Kurt Barnert has escaped East Germany and now lives in West Germany, but is tormented by his childhood under the Nazis and the GDR-regime.

Genre: Drama, History
The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman
IMDb: 7.7
N/A

Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at…

Genre: Drama, History
Greyhound Attack

Greyhound Attack

Greyhound Attack
IMDb: 6.7
80

WWII drama from film-maker Christopher Forbes which follows American fighter pilots on a perilous mission into the skies of enemy territory.

Genre: Drama, History, War
On the Basis of Sex

On the Basis of Sex

On the Basis of Sex
IMDb: 6.1
120

Young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination.

Genre: Drama, History
Paskal: The Movie

Paskal: The Movie

Paskal: The Movie
IMDb: 7.6
100

The true events of Lieutenant Commander Arman Anwar of PASKAL, an elite unit in the Royal Malaysian Navy, and his team’s mission to rescue the MV Bunga Laurel, a tanker…

Genre: Action, History
Mlyn i krzyz

Mlyn i krzyz

Mlyn i krzyz
IMDb: 5.9
92

What would it be like to step inside a great work of art, have it come alive around you, and even observe the artist as he sketches the very reality…

Genre: Drama, History