History Movies

12 Mighty Orphans

12 Mighty Orphans

12 Mighty Orphans
IMDb: 7.0
N/A

Haunted by his mysterious past, a devoted high school football coach leads a scrawny team of orphans to the state championship during the Great Depression and inspires a broken nation…

Witnesses

Witnesses

Witnesses
IMDb: 6.0
110

The gripping true story of the first three witnesses to the Book of Mormon.

Edge of the World

Edge of the World

Edge of the World
IMDb: N/A
104

Biopic about Sir James Brooke, the British adventurer who became King of Sarawak in the 1840’s and embarked on a lifelong crusade to end piracy and head-hunting – only to…

Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island

Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island

Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island
IMDb: N/A
N/A

During the last desperate months of World War II, an Allied mission to regain Ramree Island off the coast of Burma ends in horror when an embattled group of soldiers…

Oslo

Oslo

Oslo
IMDb: N/A
114

The true story of negotiations between implacable enemies — the secret back-channel talks, unlikely friendships and quiet heroics of a small but committed group of Israelis, Palestinians and one Norwegian…

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally
IMDb: N/A
107

The life of American woman Mildred Gillars and her lawyer, who struggles to redeem her reputation. Dubbed “Axis Sally” for broadcasting Nazi propaganda to American troops during World War II,…

Genre: Drama, History
Nail Bomber: Manhunt

Nail Bomber: Manhunt

Nail Bomber: Manhunt
IMDb: N/A
72

This documentary examines the 1999 London bombings that targeted Black, Bangladeshi and gay communities, and the race to find the far-right perpetrator. He terrorized a city, seeking to ignite a…

Dream Horse

Dream Horse

Dream Horse
IMDb: N/A
113

The inspiring true story of Dream Alliance, an unlikely race horse bred by small town bartender, Jan Vokes. With very little money and no experience, Jan convinces her neighbors to…

Genre: Drama, History
First Signal

First Signal

First Signal
IMDb: N/A
102

When Air Force Space Command receives a signal from an alien satellite in Earth orbit an emergency meeting with the President reveals a government conspiracy.

Roe v. Wade

Roe v. Wade

Roe v. Wade
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Dr. Bernard Nathanson and Dr. Mildred Jefferson square off in a national battle in this untold conspiracy that led to the most famous and controversial court case in history.

Genre: Drama, History
Homesick

Homesick

Homesick
IMDb: N/A
112

A university student returns home to self-isolate during the lockdown. He’s totally alone, he’s caught the virus and in order to cope, he’s started to talk to himself.

Judas and the Black Messiah

Judas and the Black Messiah

Judas and the Black Messiah
IMDb: 7.7
126

Bill O’Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers per FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends, falling for a fellow revolutionary en route, a battle…

Son of the South

Son of the South

Son of the South
IMDb: 4.4
104

Bob Zellner, grandson of a Klansman, comes of age in the Deep South and eventually joins the Civil Rights Movement.

Genre: Drama, History
Mank

Mank

Mank
IMDb: 7.0
133

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

The Dig

The Dig

The Dig
IMDb: 6.9
112

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain’s past resonate…

Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion

Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion

Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion
IMDb: N/A
50

Amidst the horrors and indignities of Jim Crow America, one million African Americans served their country to protect democracy abroad and expand it at home during World War II. The…

Genre: History
The Trial of the Chicago 7

The Trial of the Chicago 7

The Trial of the Chicago 7
IMDb: 7.8
129

Movie was released on 2020-09-25, the IMDB rating is 7,6 (upd: 10-13-2020) and lasts 129 min. The Trial of the Chicago 7 belongs to the following categories: Drama, Featured movies,…

The Burning of Atlanta

The Burning of Atlanta

The Burning of Atlanta
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Movie was released on 2020-11-17 The Burning of Atlanta belongs to the following categories: Action, History.Overview“The Burning of Atlanta” is the story of the destruction of a major city near…

Genre: Action, History
DNA

DNA

DNA
IMDb: 5.8
90

DNA revolves around a woman with close ties to a beloved Algerian grandfather who protected her from a toxic home life as a child. When he dies, it triggers a…

Genre: Drama, History
Sacrifice

Sacrifice

Sacrifice
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Movie was released on 2020-10-23 and lasts min. Sacrifice belongs to the following categories: Action, History, War. Directed by Frant Gwo, Guan Hu, Lu Yang, Tian Yusheng.OverviewA film commemorating the…

Genre: Action, History, War
Your Name Engraved Herein

Your Name Engraved Herein

Your Name Engraved Herein
IMDb: 7.1
118

In 1987, as martial law ends in Taiwan, Jia-han and Birdy fall in love amid family pressure, homophobia and social stigma.

Streltsov

Streltsov

Streltsov
IMDb: N/A
101

Movie was released on 2020-09-24 and lasts 101 min. Streltsov belongs to the following categories: Drama, History, Romance. Directed by Ilya Uchitel.OverviewBy the age of twenty, Eduard Streltsov has everything…

The Flood

The Flood

The Flood
IMDb: 4.7
117

When Jarah loses her husband, her child, her land and her innocence she embarks on a brutal journey of of retribution and revenge that transforms into redemption and reconciliation.

Brutus Vs César

Brutus Vs César

Brutus Vs César
IMDb: 3.7
N/A

Movie was released on 2020-09-18, the IMDB rating is 3,7 (upd: 09-16-2020) and lasts min. Brutus Vs César belongs to the following categories: Adventure, Comedy, History. Directed by Kheiron.

Dear Comrades!

Dear Comrades!

Dear Comrades!
IMDb: N/A
120

When the communist government raises food prices in 1962, the rebellious workers from the small industrial town of Novocherkassk go on strike. The massacre which then ensues is seen through…

Genre: Drama, History
The Furnace

The Furnace

The Furnace
IMDb: 4.7
116

To escape the outback, a young Afghan cameleer falls in with a mysterious bushman on the run with stolen Crown gold.

Genre: History, Western
The 24th

The 24th

The 24th
IMDb: 5.2
101

Movie was released on 2020-08-21, the IMDB rating is 5,2 (upd: 08-18-2020) and lasts 101 min. The 24th belongs to the following categories: Drama, History. Directed by Kevin Willmott.OverviewThe 24th…

Genre: Drama, History
Tesla

Tesla

Tesla
IMDb: 6.1
96

Movie was released on 2020-08-20, the IMDB rating is 6,1 (upd: 08-11-2020) and lasts 96 min. Tesla belongs to the following categories: Drama, History. Directed by Michael Almereyda.OverviewHighlighting the Promethean…

Genre: Drama, History
The Eight Hundred

The Eight Hundred

The Eight Hundred
IMDb: 7.0
147

Movie was released on 2020-08-14, the IMDB rating is 7,2 (upd: 09-24-2020) and lasts 147 min. The Eight Hundred belongs to the following categories: History, War. Directed by Guan Hu.OverviewIn…

First Cow

First Cow

First Cow
IMDb: 7.1
121

Movie was released on 2020-03-06, the IMDB rating is 7,1 (upd: 07-12-2020) and lasts 121 min. First Cow belongs to the following categories: Drama, Featured movies, History. Directed by Chris…

Hamilton

Hamilton

Hamilton
IMDb: 8.5
160

Presenting the tale of American founding father Alexander Hamilton, this filmed version of the original Broadway smash hit is the story of America then, told by America now.

The Outpost

The Outpost

The Outpost
IMDb: 6.8
123

A small unit of U.S. soldiers, alone at the remote Combat Outpost Keating, located deep in the valley of three mountains in Afghanistan, battles to defend against an overwhelming force…

Wasp Network

Wasp Network

Wasp Network
IMDb: 5.5
128

Movie was released on 2020-01-29, the IMDB rating is 5,5 (upd: 06-19-2020) and lasts 128 min. Wasp Network belongs to the following categories: Drama, Featured movies, History, Thriller. Directed by…

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Movie was released on 2020-05-28 and lasts min. Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot belongs to the following categories: Action, Adventure, History. Directed by Giles Alderson.OverviewKing Arthur returns home after…

Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour
IMDb: 6.2
106

A group of women hatch a plan to disrupt the 1970 Miss World beauty competition in London.

The Legion

The Legion

The Legion
IMDb: 3.1
96

Noreno, a half-Roman, is entrusted with the mission of crossing the snowy mountains of Armenia, swarming with Parthian patrols, to seek help for his slowly dying men.

Matchless Mulan

Matchless Mulan

Matchless Mulan
IMDb: 4.8
90

Movie was released on 2020-05-07, the IMDB rating is 4,8 (upd: 09-15-2020) and lasts 90 min. Matchless Mulan belongs to the following categories: History, War. Directed by Chen Cheng.OverviewDuring the…

Genre: History, War
Resistance

Resistance

Resistance
IMDb: 6.4
120

Movie was released on 2020-11-12, the IMDB rating is 6,1 (upd: 07-16-2020) and lasts 120 min. Resistance belongs to the following categories: Featured movies, History. Directed by Jonathan Jakubowicz.OverviewThe story…

Jesus

Jesus

Jesus
IMDb: N/A
130

From the bustling streets of Jerusalem to the raging Sea of Galilee, join Peter, Nicodemus, Mary Magdalene, and a multitude of others as they journey alongside the most famous person…

Genre: Family, History
The Occupation

The Occupation

The Occupation
IMDb: N/A
N/A
83

On October 15, 2011, thousands of people gathered at the Vancouver Art Gallery to support the global Occupy movement. As the day progressed, hundreds of people set up tents and…

Emperor

Emperor

Emperor
IMDb: N/A
99

Movie was released on 2020-03-27 and lasts 99 min. Emperor belongs to the following categories: Drama, History. Directed by Mark Amin.OverviewAn escaped slave travels north and has chance encounters with…

Genre: Drama, History
We Go in at DAWN

We Go in at DAWN

We Go in at DAWN
IMDb: 1.2
N/A

When a high-ranking war planner is captured and held in a German prisoner of war camp, a team of specialists take on the dangerous mission of trying to break him…

Genre: History
Radioactive

Radioactive

Radioactive
IMDb: N/A
109

Tells the story of Nobel Prize winner Marie Curie and her extraordinary scientific discoveries — through the prism of her marriage to husband Pierre — and the seismic and transformative…

De Gaulle

De Gaulle

De Gaulle
IMDb: 5.9
108

Movie was released on 2020-03-04, the IMDB rating is 5,9 (upd: 11-18-2020) and lasts 108 min. De Gaulle belongs to the following categories: Drama, History. Directed by Gabriel Le Bomin.OverviewParis,…

My Name is Sara

My Name is Sara

My Name is Sara
IMDb: N/A
111

The true life-story of Sara Góralnik, a 13 year-old Polish Jew whose entire family was killed by Nazis in September of 1942. After a grueling escape to the Ukrainian countryside,…

Genre: Drama, History
Kalashnikov AK-47

Kalashnikov AK-47

Kalashnikov AK-47
IMDb: N/A
105

Tank commander Kalashnikov is severely injured in battle in 1941. The accident leaves him incapacitated and unable to return to the front line. While recovering in the hospital he begins creating…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones
IMDb: 6.9
141

In March 1933, Welsh journalist Gareth Jones travel to Ukraine, where he experiences at first hand the horrors of a famine. Everywhere he goes he meets henchmen of the Soviet…

1917

1917

1917
IMDb: 8.3
119

At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy…

The Report

The Report

The Report
IMDb: 7.2
118

The story of Daniel Jones, lead investigator for the US Senate’s sweeping study into the CIA’s Detention and Interrogation Program, which was found to be brutal, immoral and ineffective. With…

The Irishman

The Irishman

The Irishman
IMDb: 7.9
209

In the 1950s, truck driver Frank Sheeran gets involved with Russell Bufalino and his Pennsylvania crime family. As Sheeran climbs the ranks to become a top hit man, he also…

The War Below

The War Below

The War Below
IMDb: N/A
N/A

During World War I, a group of British miners are recruited to tunnel underneath no man’s land and set bombs from below the German front in hopes of breaking the…

Genre: Drama, History
Dark Waters

Dark Waters

Dark Waters
IMDb: 7.6
126

A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against the DuPont chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.

Ford v. Ferrari

Ford v. Ferrari

Ford v. Ferrari
IMDb: 8.1
152

American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary…

Ford v Ferrari

Ford v Ferrari

Ford v Ferrari
IMDb: 8.1
152

American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary…

A Hidden Life

A Hidden Life

A Hidden Life
IMDb: 7.5
174

The Austrian Blessed Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Midway

Midway

Midway
IMDb: 6.7
138

The story of the soldiers and aviators who helped turn the tide of the Second World War during the iconic Battle of Midway in June 1942.

Harriet

Harriet

Harriet
IMDb: 6.4
125

The story of Harriet Tubman, who helped free hundreds of slaves from the South after escaping from slavery herself in 1849.

Queen Marie of Romania

Queen Marie of Romania

Queen Marie of Romania
IMDb: 7.8
110

Devastated by the First World War and plunged into political controversy, Romania’s every hope accompanies its Queen on her mission to Paris, to lobby for its great unification’s international recognition…

Genre: Drama, History
Judy

Judy

Judy
IMDb: 6.9
118

Legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts.

The Kill Team

The Kill Team

The Kill Team
IMDb: 5.9
87

A young American soldier in Afghanistan is disturbed by his commanding officer’s behavior and is faced with a moral dilemma.

Genre: Drama, History, War
We Shall Not Die Now

We Shall Not Die Now

We Shall Not Die Now
IMDb: 8.4
152

A chronicle of the Holocaust, told by the resilient survivors who lived through it.

The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk
IMDb: N/A
110

The Mongol Empire had grown to the largest the world had ever known. It’s armies now laid siege to much of Eastern Europe. A small village fights for freedom in…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Fanny Lye Deliver’d

Fanny Lye Deliver’d

Fanny Lye Deliver’d
IMDb: 7.1
110

Movie was released on 2019-10-10, the IMDB rating is 7,1 (upd: 06-19-2020) and lasts 110 min. Fanny Lye Deliver’d belongs to the following categories: Drama, History. Directed by Thomas Clay.OverviewSet…

Genre: Drama, History
Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire
IMDb: 8.1
119

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the 18th century, an artist is commissioned to paint a young woman’s wedding portrait.

Dolemite Is My Name

Dolemite Is My Name

Dolemite Is My Name
IMDb: 7.3
118

The story of Rudy Ray Moore, who created the iconic big screen pimp character Dolemite in the 1970s.

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band
IMDb: N/A
100

It will tell the story of a group that went from backing up Bob Dylan to become one of the most influential groups of its era.

The Red Sea Diving Resort

The Red Sea Diving Resort

The Red Sea Diving Resort
IMDb: 6.3
129

Inspired by remarkable true life rescue missions, this is the incredible story of a group of Mossad agents and brave Ethiopians who in the early 80s used a deserted holiday…

Christmas at the Royal Hotel

Christmas at the Royal Hotel

Christmas at the Royal Hotel
IMDb: 3.8
108

In 1941, Hong Kong was the Casablanca of the East, a city full of war refugees, profiteers and spies. With the sudden attack by Japanese troops, a Canadian soldier’s Christmas…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Current War

The Current War

The Current War
IMDb: 6.5
105

Electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse compete to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people.

Genre: Drama, History
8 Days: To the Moon and Back

8 Days: To the Moon and Back

8 Days: To the Moon and Back
IMDb: 7.9
90

Join Apollo 11 on its historic journey. The film seamlessly blends mission audio featuring conversations among Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins with new footage, NASA archive and stunning…

Elcano & Magellan: The First Voyage Around the World

Elcano & Magellan: The First Voyage Around the World

Elcano & Magellan: The First Voyage Around the World
IMDb: 4.2
85

The first journey around the world began under the command of Ferdinand Magellan and was concluded by Juan Sebastián Elcano. Five boats left Seville on September 20, 1519. Storms, famine,…

Robert the Bruce

Robert the Bruce

Robert the Bruce
IMDb: 5.0
123

The story of nobleman-turned-outlaw hero who was was crowned king of Scots in the 14th century.

Genre: History
Viking Warrior Women

Viking Warrior Women

Viking Warrior Women
IMDb: 6.9
44

Drama-led documentary following the life of Signe, an orphaned Chief’s daughter, who, driven by revenge, becomes an explorer and trader in the lands of the Rus Vikings.

Chasing the Dragon II

Chasing the Dragon II

Chasing the Dragon II
IMDb: N/A
103

Chasing The Dragon II: Wild Wild Bunch is based on a real-life spate of kidnappings that terrorised Hong Kong’s elite in the 1990’s. Tony Leung Ka-fai plays the kidnap kingpin,…

Behind the Headlines

Behind the Headlines

Behind the Headlines
IMDb: 4.3
55

Secret government plans, behind closed door dealings and connections and that remained lost or secret are revealed in this investigative documentary. Covering the decades since Rupert Murdoch arrived in Britain…

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies
IMDb: 7.1
133 min

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.

Underwood

Underwood

Underwood
IMDb: 3.7
93

A decades old murder comes to light as an unknowing author uncovers a dark mystery while on a retreat. Haunted by a victim’s ghost, she now must find the killers…

The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman
IMDb: 7.3
124 min

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…

On the Basis of Sex

On the Basis of Sex

On the Basis of Sex
IMDb: 7.0
120 min

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.

Enemy Within

Enemy Within

Enemy Within
IMDb: 4.4
109

When a Japanese pilot crash-lands on the tiny remote Hawaiian island of Ni’ihau, he is met with courtesy and traditional Hawaiian hospitality from the locals – until they discover he…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Wild Nights with Emily

Wild Nights with Emily

Wild Nights with Emily
IMDb: 6.0
84

Explore Emily Dickinson’s vivacious, irreverent side that was covered up for years — most notably her lifelong romantic relationship with another woman.

Genre: Comedy, History
Greyhound Attack (2019)

Greyhound Attack (2019)

Greyhound Attack (2019)
IMDb: 1.2
81 min

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
The Great War

The Great War

The Great War
IMDb: 3.3
100

In November of 1918 as World War I was ending, a unit of American soldiers goes behind enemy lines to find a lost platoon of African American soldiers.

Genre: History, War
Kesari

Kesari

Kesari
IMDb: 7.4
151

The story of Havildar Ishar Singh who participates in the Battle of Saragarhi (in which an army of 21 Sikhs fought against 10,000 Afghans in 1897) while yearning for the…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
In the Life of Music

In the Life of Music

In the Life of Music
IMDb: 7.1
92

Movie was released on 2019-03-21, the IMDB rating is 7,1 (upd: 08-12-2020) and lasts 92 min. In the Life of Music belongs to the following categories: Drama, Family, History. Directed…

Genre: Drama, Family, History
Brecht

Brecht

Brecht
IMDb: 6.2
187

Bertolt Brecht, a theatre revolutionary, poet of the state, outsider, looks back on his life in 1956, the year of his death, in East Berlin: from provocations in the Augsburg…

Genre: Drama, History
The Keeper

The Keeper

The Keeper
IMDb: 7.2
119

The story of a man whose love for football, for England and for the love of his life, Margaret, saw him rise from Nazi ‘villain’ to British hero. Bert Trautmann,…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Tall Tales

Tall Tales

Tall Tales
IMDb: 6.9
112

Shortly after the end of World War II, a con man on the run finds himself in a passionate love affair that may well cost him his life.

The Viking War

The Viking War

The Viking War
IMDb: 5.7
104 min

Ingrid and her siblings are on the run from the Beserkers who have begun invading the villages, taking over, savagely using the residents on a game where they vs a…

Genre: History
Apollo 11

Apollo 11

Apollo 11
IMDb: 8.2
90 min

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

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom
IMDb: 8.3
51

In the 1930s, a black postal carrier from Harlem named Victor Green published a book that was part travel guide and part survival guide. It was called The Negro Motorist…

Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi

Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi

Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi
IMDb: 6.4
148 min

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

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
15 Rounds

15 Rounds

15 Rounds
IMDb: 4.6
95 min

The true story of underdog boxer, Chuck Wepner, who gets a shot to fight the champ, Muhammed Ali.

Amundsen

Amundsen

Amundsen
IMDb: 6.3
125

Based on the true story of polar explorer, Roald Amundsen, this movie covers his life and the dangerous way to the pole.

Genre: Drama, History
Brexit: The Uncivil War

Brexit: The Uncivil War

Brexit: The Uncivil War
IMDb: 7.0
93 min

Strategist Dominic Cummings leads a campaign to convince British voters to leave the European Union.

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Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King
IMDb: 6.6
123

Two brothers, Romulus and Remus, will have to rely on each other to survive in a hostile world. The city of Rome, one of the greatest empires in history, will…

Genre: Action, History