History Movies
Ip Man 4: The Finale (2019)

Ip Man 4: The Finale (2019)

Ip Man 4: The Finale (2019)
IMDb: 7.6
105 min

Ip Man 4 is an upcoming Hong Kong biographical martial arts film directed by Wilson Yip and produced by Raymond Wong. It is the fourth in the Ip Man film…

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King Arthur (2004)

King Arthur (2004)

King Arthur (2004)
IMDb: 6.3
126 min

The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the ‘Sarmatian hypothesis’ which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the Sarmatian heavy cavalry troops stationed in Britain, and…

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Hotel Rwanda (2004)

Hotel Rwanda (2004)

Hotel Rwanda (2004)
IMDb: 8.1
N/A
121 min

Paul Rusesabagina was a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda.

Downfall (2004)

Downfall (2004)

Downfall (2004)
IMDb: 8.2
156 min

In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In…

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Alexander (2004)

Alexander (2004)

Alexander (2004)
IMDb: 5.6
175 min

Alexander, the King of Macedonia, leads his legions against the giant Persian Empire. After defeating the Persians, he leads his army across the then known world, venturing farther than any…

Cold Mountain (2003)

Cold Mountain (2003)

Cold Mountain (2003)
IMDb: 7.2
N/A
154 min

In the waning days of the American Civil War, a wounded soldier embarks on a perilous journey back home to Cold Mountain, North Carolina to reunite with his sweetheart.

We Were Soldiers (2002)

We Were Soldiers (2002)

We Were Soldiers (2002)
IMDb: 7.2
N/A
138 min

The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War, and the soldiers on both sides that fought it, while their wives wait nervously and…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Russian Ark (2002)

Russian Ark (2002)

Russian Ark (2002)
IMDb: 7.4
99 min

A French marquis wanders through a vast labyrinth of corridors, theaters and ballrooms at a reception for a Persian ambassador.

Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)

Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)

Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)
IMDb: 7.4
94 min

In 1931, three Aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their homes to be trained as domestic staff, and set off on a trek across the Outback.

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K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)

K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)

K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
IMDb: 6.7
N/A
138 min

When Russia’s first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.

Hero (2002)

Hero (2002)

Hero (2002)
IMDb: 7.9
107 min

One man defeated three assassins who sought to murder the most powerful warlord in pre-unified China.

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The Grey Zone (2001)

The Grey Zone (2001)

The Grey Zone (2001)
IMDb: 7
108 min

A Nazi doctor—along with the Sonderkomando, Jews who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow Jews—find themselves in a moral grey zone.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Pearl Harbor (2001)

Pearl Harbor (2001)

Pearl Harbor (2001)
IMDb: 6.1
N/A
183 min

A tale of war and romance mixed in with history. The story follows two lifelong friends and a beautiful nurse who are caught up in the horror of an infamous…

Wild Nights with Emily (2018)

Wild Nights with Emily (2018)

Wild Nights with Emily (2018)
IMDb: 6.2
84 min

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

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Genre: Comedy, History
Enemy at the Gates (2001)

Enemy at the Gates (2001)

Enemy at the Gates (2001)
IMDb: 7.6
N/A
131 min

A Russian and a German sniper play a game of cat-and-mouse during the Battle of Stalingrad.

Black Hawk Down (2001)

Black Hawk Down (2001)

Black Hawk Down (2001)
IMDb: 7.7
N/A
144 min

160 elite U.S. soldiers drop into Somalia to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord and find themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis.

Thirteen Days (2000)

Thirteen Days (2000)

Thirteen Days (2000)
IMDb: 7.3
145 min

The story of the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962—the nuclear standoff with the USSR sparked by the discovery by the Americans of missile bases established on the Soviet-allied island of…

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The Patriot (2000)

The Patriot (2000)

The Patriot (2000)
IMDb: 7.2
N/A
165 min

Peaceful farmer Benjamin Martin is driven to lead the Colonial Militia during the American Revolution when a sadistic British officer murders his son.

Midway (2019)

Midway (2019)

Midway (2019)
IMDb: 6.7
138 min

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.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Ike: Countdown to D-Day (2004)

Ike: Countdown to D-Day (2004)

Ike: Countdown to D-Day (2004)
IMDb: 7.2
89 min

This is the story of the senior-level preparations for the D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944 from the time of Dwight D. Eisenhower’s appointment as the Supreme Allied Commander in…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Great Alaskan Race (2019)

The Great Alaskan Race (2019)

The Great Alaskan Race (2019)
IMDb: 5.4
87 min

In 1925, a group of brave mushers travel 700 miles to save the small children of Nome, Alaska from a deadly epidemic.

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The Report (2019)

The Report (2019)

The Report (2019)
IMDb: 7.2
119 min

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…

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The Gospel of John (2003)

The Gospel of John (2003)

The Gospel of John (2003)
IMDb: 7.7
180 min

A word for word depiction of the life of Jesus Christ from the Good News Translation Bible as recorded in the Gospel of John.

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Dark Waters (2019)

Dark Waters (2019)

Dark Waters (2019)
IMDb: 7.6
126 min

Inspired by a shocking true story, a tenacious attorney uncovers a dark secret that connects a growing number of unexplained deaths due to one of the world’s largest corporations. In…

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Amundsen (2019)

Amundsen (2019)

Amundsen (2019)
IMDb: 6.3
125 min

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

Harriet (2019)

Harriet (2019)

Harriet (2019)
IMDb: 5.7
125 min

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

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Mrs Lowry & Son (2019)

Mrs Lowry & Son (2019)

Mrs Lowry & Son (2019)
IMDb: 7.2
91 min

An intimate portrayal of the relationship between one of greatest artists of the 20th century, L.S. Lowry and his unhappy and controlling mother, Elizabeth, whom he lived with all his…

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Judy (2019)

Judy (2019)

Judy (2019)
IMDb: 7.2
118 min

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

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The Dumb Girl of Portici (1916)

The Dumb Girl of Portici (1916)

The Dumb Girl of Portici (1916)
IMDb: 6.6
112 min

Fenella (ballerina Anna Pavlova), a poor Italian girl, falls in love with a Spanish nobleman, but their affair triggers a revolution and national catastrophe. Based on the opera by Daniel…

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Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans (2019)

Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans (2019)

Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans (2019)
IMDb: 5.4
92 min

Roman teenager Atti is forced to join the Roman army when one of his clever schemes falls foul of Emperor Nero. He is sent to “miserable, cold, wet Britain” where…

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Virgin Territory (2007)

Virgin Territory (2007)

Virgin Territory (2007)
IMDb: 4.8
97 min

The film is set in Tuscany during the Black Death. As in the Decameron, ten young Florentines take refuge from the plague. But instead of telling stories, they have lusty…

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Under sandet

Under sandet

Under sandet
IMDb: 7.8
100 min

In the days following the surrender of Germany in May 1945, a group of young German prisoners of war were handed over to the Danish authorities and subsequently sent out…

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The Warlords (2007)

The Warlords (2007)

The Warlords (2007)
IMDb: 7
126 min

A heroic tale of three blood brothers and their struggle in the midst of war and political upheaval. It is based on “The Assassination of Ma,” a Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Marco Polo: One Hundred Eyes

Marco Polo: One Hundred Eyes

Marco Polo: One Hundred Eyes
IMDb: 7.8
28 min

Before he lost his sight. Before he pledged his service to Kublai Khan. Hundred Eyes saw what made him into the deadly assassin who trains Marco Polo.

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Talk to Me (2007)

Talk to Me (2007)

Talk to Me (2007)
IMDb: 7.3
118 min

The story of Washington D.C. radio personality Ralph “Petey” Greene, an ex-con who became a popular talk show host and community activist in the 1960s.

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The Day Hitler Died

The Day Hitler Died

The Day Hitler Died
IMDb: 6.8
46 min

The story of Hitler’s final hours told by people who were there. This special features exclusive forgotten interviews, believed lost for 65 years, with members of Hitler’s inner circle who…

Lída Baarová

Lída Baarová

Lída Baarová
IMDb: 5.7
110 min

A film about the black-and-white era actress Lída Baarová and her doomed love affair.

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Persepolis (2007)

Persepolis (2007)

Persepolis (2007)
IMDb: 8
96 min

In 1970s Iran, Marjane ‘Marji’ Statrapi watches events through her young eyes and her idealistic family of a long dream being fulfilled of the hated Shah’s defeat in the Iranian…

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Gramsci 44

Gramsci 44

Gramsci 44
IMDb: 7.4
67 min

Between 1926 and 1927, the Italian intellectual and Communist political figure Antonio Gramsci spent 44 days imprisoned on the island of Ustica, off the northern coast of Sicily. Together with…

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La corona partida

La corona partida

La corona partida
IMDb: 6.7
113 min

In a Spain consumed by ambition and power, the future of an empire depends of the mind state of a single woman.

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Genre: Drama, History