History Movies
A Real Vermeer

A Real Vermeer

A Real Vermeer
MOVIE

Young and talented Han van Meegeren is a rebel in the early 1920’s Amsterdam art-scene. Because he paints in the style of his idols Rembrandt and Vermeer, critics find his…

Moleman 4: Longplay

Moleman 4: Longplay

Moleman 4: Longplay
MOVIE

It is the year 2546. Corporations rule the world, and an agent is on a secret mission to explore the untold stories of the past. His journey leads him into…

On Wings of Eagles

On Wings of Eagles

On Wings of Eagles
MOVIE

Eric Liddell – China’s first gold medalist and one of Scotland’s greatest athletes – returns to war-torn China.

Genre: Drama, History
The Lost Wife of Robert Durst

The Lost Wife of Robert Durst

The Lost Wife of Robert Durst
MOVIE

Young and wide-eyed, Kathie falls in love with charming yet quirky real estate scion Robert Durst, only to find their marriage turning stranger, darker and more disturbing as time passes.

God of War

God of War

God of War
MOVIE

During the 16th century, pirates rule the Chinese coastline, pillaging the small villages and terrorizing the citizens. When maverick leader Commander Yu enlists the help of a sharp young general,…

Genre: Action, History
Victoria & Abdul

Victoria & Abdul

Victoria & Abdul
MOVIE

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.

Genre: Drama, History
Love, Lies

Love, Lies

Love, Lies
MOVIE

Two best friends, So-yool and Yeon-hee, dream of becoming the top artists in Seoul together. But their friendship doesn’t last long as Yoon-woo, So-yool’s first love and songwriter, falls in…

Alive and Kicking

Alive and Kicking

Alive and Kicking
MOVIE

Alive and Kicking gives the audience an intimate, insider’s view into the culture of the current swing dance world while shedding light on issues facing modern American society.

HHhH

HHhH

HHhH
MOVIE

With the Third Reich is at his peak in 1942, the Czech resistance in London plans the most ambitious military operation of WWII – ‘Anthropoid’. Two young recruits are sent…

The Lennon Report

The Lennon Report

The Lennon Report
MOVIE

The events on the night John Lennon was killed, seen through the eyes of those who lived it. The great men and women of NYC who did all they could…

Genre: Drama, History
Our Time Will Come

Our Time Will Come

Our Time Will Come
MOVIE

In the 1940s, school teacher Fang Lan becomes embroiled with the resistance efforts of local guerilla group Dongjiang during the Japanese occupation of Hong Kong. Fang is recruited by one…

Genre: Drama, History
Maudie

Maudie

Maudie
MOVIE

An unlikely romance in which the reclusive Everett Lewis hires a fragile yet determined woman named Maudie to be his housekeeper. Maudie, bright-eyed but hunched with crippled hands, yearns to…

The Death of Louis XIV

The Death of Louis XIV

The Death of Louis XIV
MOVIE

August 1715. After going for a walk, Louis XIV feels a pain in his leg. The next days, the king keeps fulfilling his duties and obligations, but his sleep is…

Genre: Drama, History
Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln
MOVIE

Silent film master D.W. Griffith’s first talkie works as a companion piece to his classic BIRTH OF A NATION, providing a detailed biographical sketch of the 16th president. We see…

Genre: Drama, History
Inherit the Wind

Inherit the Wind

Inherit the Wind
MOVIE

This gripping adaptation of the Jerome Lawrence-Robert E. Lee play examines an issue that still causes great controversy: the role religion should play in the schools.

Genre: Drama, History
Les Misérables in Concert – The 25th Anniversary

Les Misérables in Concert – The 25th Anniversary

Les Misérables in Concert – The 25th Anniversary
MOVIE

This concert, recorded to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the landmark musical Les Miserables, gathers the casts of the show’s 2010 original production at the Queen’s Theatre, the 1985 original…

Genre: History, Music
Temple

Temple

Temple
MOVIE

Three American tourists follow a mysterious map deep into the jungles of Japan searching for an ancient temple. When spirits entrap them, their adventure quickly becomes a horrific nightmare.

Genre: History, Horror
Anthropoid

Anthropoid

Anthropoid
MOVIE

In December 1941, Czech soldiers Jozef Gabčík and Jan Kubiš parachute into their occupied homeland to assassinate Nazi officer Reinhard Heydrich.

Genre: History, Thriller, War
Fail-Safe

Fail-Safe

Fail-Safe
MOVIE

Because of a technical defect an American bomber team mistakenly orders the destruction of Moscow. The President of the United States has but little time to prevent an atomic catastrophe…

Detroit

Detroit

Detroit
IMDb: 7.5

A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizens’ uprisings in the history of the United States.

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The Lost Battalion

The Lost Battalion

The Lost Battalion
MOVIE

Fact-based war drama about an American battalion of over 500 men which gets trapped behind enemy lines in the Argonne Forest in October 1918 France during the closing weeks of…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Pagan Queen

The Pagan Queen

The Pagan Queen
MOVIE

A controversial film about the end of the old pagan world in central Europe, THE PAGAN QUEEN is based on the Czech legend of Libuse, the Slavic queen of 8th…

The Tin Drum

The Tin Drum

The Tin Drum
MOVIE

Oskar Matzerath, son of a local dealer, is a most unusual boy. Equipped with full intellect right from his birth he decides at his third birthday not to grow up…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Anne of the Thousand Days

Anne of the Thousand Days

Anne of the Thousand Days
MOVIE

Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.

Flying Tigers

Flying Tigers

Flying Tigers
MOVIE

Jim Gordon commands a unit of the famed Flying Tigers, the American Volunteer Group which fought the Japanese in China before America’s entry into World War II. Gordon must send…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Overlord

Overlord

Overlord
MOVIE

During the war a young lad is called up and, with an increasing sense of foreboding, undertakes his army training ready for D-day.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Operation Dunkirk

Operation Dunkirk

Operation Dunkirk
MOVIE

A band of soldiers tasked with staying behind during the Battle of Dunkirk to rescue a scientist with information that could turn the tide of the war must battle their…

Genre: Action, History, War
The Lost City of Z

The Lost City of Z

The Lost City of Z
MOVIE

At the dawn of the 20th century, British explorer Percy Fawcett journeys into the Amazon, where he discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization that may have once inhabited…

Killer Legends

Killer Legends

Killer Legends
MOVIE

Delving into our collective nightmares, this horror-documentary investigates the origins of our most terrifying urban legends and the true stories that may have inspired them.

The Zookeeper’s Wife

The Zookeeper’s Wife

The Zookeeper’s Wife
MOVIE

The account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the Nazi invasion.

Genre: Drama, History
The War Lord

The War Lord

The War Lord
MOVIE

A knight in the service of a duke goes to a coastal villiage where an earlier attempt to build a defensive castle has failed. He begins to rebuild the duke’s…

The Wind and the Lion

The Wind and the Lion

The Wind and the Lion
MOVIE

At the beginning of the 20th century an American woman is abducted in Morocco by Berbers. The attempts to free her range from diplomatic pressure to military intervention.

Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge
MOVIE

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to win the…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Last Princess

The Last Princess

The Last Princess
MOVIE

Under the oppressive Japanese colonial rule, Deok-hye, the last Princess of the declining Joseon Dynasty, is forced to move to Japan. She spends her days missing home, while struggling to…

Genre: Drama, History
Ghosts of Mississippi

Ghosts of Mississippi

Ghosts of Mississippi
MOVIE

Ghosts of Mississippi is a drama covering the final trial of the assassin, Bryon De La Beckwith, of the 60s civil rights leader Medgar Evers. It begins with the murder…

Genre: Drama, History
Rosewood

Rosewood

Rosewood
MOVIE

Spurred by a white woman’s lie, vigilantes destroy a black Florida town and slay inhabitants in 1923.

Genre: Drama, History
Henry V

Henry V

Henry V
MOVIE

Gritty adaption of William Shakespeare’s play about the English King’s bloody conquest of France.

Sands of Iwo Jima

Sands of Iwo Jima

Sands of Iwo Jima
MOVIE

The relationship between Sergeant Stryker and a group of rebellious recruits is made difficult by the Sergeant’s tough training tactics. At Tarawa, the leathernecks have a chance to see Stryker…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Welcome to Sarajevo

Welcome to Sarajevo

Welcome to Sarajevo
MOVIE

Follow a group of international journalists into the heart of the once cosmopolitan city of Sarajevo—now a danger zone of sniper and mortar attacks where residents still live. While reporting…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Little Big Man

Little Big Man

Little Big Man
MOVIE

Jack Crabb, looking back from extreme old age, tells of his life being raised by Indians and fighting with General Custer.