History Movies
Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life
IMDb: 7.2
86

In 1975, Ryszard Kapuściński, a veteran Polish journalist, embarked on a seemingly suicidal road trip into the heart of the Angola’s civil war. There, he witnessed once again the dirty…

Compulsion

Compulsion

Compulsion
IMDb: 7.5
103

Two close friends, arrogantly and without remorse, kidnap and murder a young boy. They are caught and put to trial where their larger-than-life defense lawyer blames the Establishment for their…

Robin Hood

Robin Hood

Robin Hood
IMDb: 6.7
140

When soldier Robin happens upon the dying Robert of Loxley, he promises to return the man’s sword to his family in Nottingham. There, he assumes Robert’s identity; romances his widow,…

Beyond the Edge

Beyond the Edge

Beyond the Edge
IMDb: 6.8
93

A 3D feature film about Sir Edmund Hillary’s monumental and historical ascent of Mt. Everest in 1953 – an event that stunned the world and defined a nation.

Escape

Escape

Escape
IMDb: 6.1
76

Ten years after the Black Death devastated the country, a poor family sets out on a journey to search for better living conditions. In a deserted mountain pass, they are…

The Challenger Disaster

The Challenger Disaster

The Challenger Disaster
IMDb: 7.3
90

Factual drama exploring the truth behind the space shuttle Challenger’s 1986 explosion.

Jin ling shi san chai

Jin ling shi san chai

Jin ling shi san chai
IMDb: 7.6
146

A Westerner finds refuge with a group of women in a church during Japan’s rape of Nanking in 1937. Posing as a priest, he attempts to lead the women to…

For Whom the Bell Tolls

For Whom the Bell Tolls

For Whom the Bell Tolls
IMDb: 7.0
170

Spain in the 1930s is the place to be for a man of action like Robert Jordan. There is a civil war going on and Jordan who has joined up…

Capitão Falcão

Capitão Falcão

Capitão Falcão
IMDb: 7.1
106

A satire on anti-communist paranoia in the days of fascist dictatorship in Portugal. The series follows the adventures of the “Lusitanian superhero”, the ultra-patriotic Captain Falcão, a man who follows…

Ola Bola

Ola Bola

Ola Bola
IMDb: 7.8
113

Set in the 1970s, a multicultural team of Malaysian football players struggle to overcome personal and collective hardships as a team. Together they create the most triumphant zero to hero…

Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Neerja

Neerja

Neerja
IMDb: 6.6
127

Two Korean girls, Jung-Min (14) and Young-hee (15) are kidnapped by the Japanese Imperial Army and taken to a ‘Comfort Station’ in China. There, they join other kidnapped girls in…

Genre: Drama, History
Angélique

Angélique

Angélique
IMDb: 6.1
113

The incredible destiny of Angélique: a beautiful girl who found in her love for Joffrey Peyrac the strength to fight injustice and submission in a century plagued by power struggles,…

Buffalo Soldiers

Buffalo Soldiers

Buffalo Soldiers
IMDb: 6.3
94

They’ve ridden dusty miles without end and fought fierce battles. Yet when these brave African-American cavalrymen enter a scraggly frontier town, they must walk through it instead of ride. The…

Endgame

Endgame

Endgame
IMDb: 6.3
109

The time is the late ’80s, a crucial period in the history of South Africa. President P.W. Botha is hanging on to power by a thread as the African National…

Genre: Crime, Drama, History
The Birth of a Nation

The Birth of a Nation

The Birth of a Nation
IMDb: 6.7
193

Two families, abolitionist Northerners the Stonemans and Southern landowners the Camerons, intertwine in director D.W. Griffith’s controversial Civil War epic. When Confederate colonel Ben Cameron is captured in battle, nurse…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Macbeth

Macbeth

Macbeth
IMDb: 7.5
140

A ruthlessly ambitious Scottish lord siezes the throne with the help of his scheming wife and a trio of witches.

Far from the Madding Crowd

Far from the Madding Crowd

Far from the Madding Crowd
IMDb: 7.2
166

Bathsheba Everdine, a willful, flirtatious, young woman, unexpectedly inherits a large farm and becomes romantically involved with three widely divergent men.

Elizabeth: The Golden Age

Elizabeth: The Golden Age

Elizabeth: The Golden Age
IMDb: 6.9
114

When Queen Elizabeth’s reign is threatened by ruthless familial betrayal and Spain’s invading army, she and her shrewd adviser must act to safeguard to the lives of her people.

Bent

Bent

Bent
IMDb: 7.3
105

Max is a handsome young man who, after a fateful tryst with a German soldier, is forced to run for his life. Eventually Max is placed in a concentration camp…

Su Qi-er

Su Qi-er

Su Qi-er
IMDb: 6.4
115

Su Qi-Er, a wealthy man living during the Qing Dynasty who loses his fortune and reputation as a result of a conspiracy against him. After being forced out onto the…

Chariots of Fire

Chariots of Fire

Chariots of Fire
IMDb: 7.2
123

The true story of British athletes preparing for and competing in the 1924 Summer Olympics.

Kenau

Kenau

Kenau
IMDb: 6.5
110

While she fights a heroic battle against the Spanish besieger with her female army, Kenau, driven by hate and sorrow of the execution of her youngest daughter, is threatened to…

The Unknown Known

The Unknown Known

The Unknown Known
IMDb: 7.1
102

Former United States Secretary of Defense, Donald Rumsfeld, discusses his career in Washington D.C. from his days as a congressman in the early 1960s to planning the invasion of Iraq…

Bing feng: Chong sheng zhi men

Bing feng: Chong sheng zhi men

Bing feng: Chong sheng zhi men
IMDb: 4.8
104

In the Ming Dynasty, there lives four orphans, Ying, Sao, Yuanlong and Niehu. Raised in Taoyuan Village, the four are as closed as brothers. Their exceptional martial arts skills allows…

Kochadaiiyaan

Kochadaiiyaan

Kochadaiiyaan
IMDb: 6.5
124

The Story of a powerful king Kochadaiiyaan, and so does his Kingdom. But on a fateful day, one of his close friends plots against him and acquires his kingdom, while…

Wild Bill Hickok Swift Justice

Wild Bill Hickok Swift Justice

Wild Bill Hickok Swift Justice
IMDb: 7.7
N/A

Not Available

What Our Fathers Did: A Nazi Legacy

What Our Fathers Did: A Nazi Legacy

What Our Fathers Did: A Nazi Legacy
IMDb: 7.0
90

Can you imagine what it means to grow up as the child of a mass murderer? Hans Frank and Otto von Wächter were indicted as war criminals for their roles…

American Hardcore

American Hardcore

American Hardcore
IMDb: 7.4
100

Inspired by Steven Blush’s book “American Hardcore: A tribal history” Paul Rachman’s feature documentary debut is a chronicle of the underground hardcore punk years from 1979 to 1986. Interviews and…

Ying xiong

Ying xiong

Ying xiong
IMDb: 7.9
99

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

Russkiy kovcheg

Russkiy kovcheg

Russkiy kovcheg
IMDb: 7.4
99

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

Man on Wire

Man on Wire

Man on Wire
IMDb: 7.8
94

On August 7th 1974, French tightrope walker Philippe Petit stepped out on a high wire, illegally rigged between New York’s World Trade Center twin towers, then the world’s tallest buildings….

Al midan

Al midan

Al midan
IMDb: 8.1
88

The Square, a new film by Jehane Noujaim (Control Room; Rafea: Solar Mama), looks at the hard realities faced day-to-day by people working to build Egypt’s new democracy. Catapulting us…

Quest for Fire

Quest for Fire

Quest for Fire
IMDb: 7.4
100

A colossal adventure odyssey that turns back the hands of time to the very beginning of man’s existence. 80,000 years ago, when man roamed the earth, he was exposed to…

Once Upon a Time in China and America

Once Upon a Time in China and America

Once Upon a Time in China and America
IMDb: 6.4
102

So goes to the U.S. to open a martial arts school. Around this time, many Chinese people were sold off to U.S. railroad companies, and were brutally treated by the…

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara
IMDb: 8.2
95

Using archival footage, United States Cabinet conversation recordings, and an interview of the 85-year-old Robert McNamara, THE FOG OF WAR depicts his life, from working as a WWII whiz kid…

Prophet’s Prey

Prophet’s Prey

Prophet’s Prey
IMDb: 7.3
88

Filmmaker Amy Berg sheds light on the sexual, financial and spiritual abuses heaped upon members of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by their former leader, Warren…

Richard the Lionheart: Rebellion

Richard the Lionheart: Rebellion

Richard the Lionheart: Rebellion
IMDb: 2.5
96

The year is 1173. England and France are at war. The destiny of the two great powers has never been so intertwined. As King Henry’s wife, Queen Eleanor, is captured…

Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale – Part 1: The Sun Flag

Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale – Part 1: The Sun Flag

Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale – Part 1: The Sun Flag
IMDb: 7.5
N/A

Not Available

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Rurôni Kenshin: Meiji kenkaku roman tan

Rurôni Kenshin: Meiji kenkaku roman tan

Rurôni Kenshin: Meiji kenkaku roman tan
IMDb: 7.6
134

Former legendary assassin Kenshin Himura has now become a wandering samurai. Offering aid & protecting those in need as atonement for his past deeds. During this time Kenshin Himura comes…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Zeitgeist: The Movie

Zeitgeist: The Movie

Zeitgeist: The Movie
IMDb: 8.2
118

Zeitgeist: the Movie is a 2007 documentary film by Peter Joseph examining possible historical and modern conspiracies surrounding Christianity, the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and the Federal Reserve bank….

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