History Movies
Colette

Colette

Colette
IMDb: 6.9
111 min

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as Willy, Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon…

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Genre: Drama, History
Death of a Nation

Death of a Nation

Death of a Nation
IMDb: 4.9
108 min

Parallels are drawn between Abraham Lincoln’s presidency and the presidency of Donald Trump. Not since 1860 have the Democrats so fanatically refused to accept the result of a free election….

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No. 1 Chung Ying Street

No. 1 Chung Ying Street

No. 1 Chung Ying Street
IMDb: 5.6
120 min

Four young lives were changed forever when they become involved in the 1967 Hong Kong Leftist Riot; half a century later, another four face similar challenges amidst the Mainland-Hong Kong…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Fortress

The Fortress

The Fortress
IMDb: 7.0
140 min

In 1636, the Qing dynasty attacks Joseon. King Injo and his retainers, including Choi Myung-kil and Kim Sang-hun, hide in the mountain fortress city of Namhansanseong. They are isolated from…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Brawler

The Brawler

The Brawler
IMDb: N/A
N/A

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

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Laugh or Die

Laugh or Die

Laugh or Die
IMDb: 7.2
103 min

Parikka, the actor once called the Funniest Man in Finland, and his troupe are about to be executed for the atrocities committed during the Civil War in Finland. Jaeger Lieutenant…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old
IMDb: 8.8
99 min

A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day, and the end of the war.

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1987: When the Day Comes

1987: When the Day Comes

1987: When the Day Comes
IMDb: 8.2
129 min

In 1987 Korea, under an oppressive military regime, a college student gets killed during a police interrogation involving torture. Government of officials are quick to cover up the death and…

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Daddy

Daddy

Daddy
IMDb: 6.4
134 min

Set in the 70’s era of Mumbai and raised in the impoverished dagdi chawl’s, mill worker Arun Gulab Gawli rises to the position of a dreaded don, a politician and…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Richard the Lionheart: Rebellion

Richard the Lionheart: Rebellion

Richard the Lionheart: Rebellion
IMDb: 2.5
96 min

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…

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Maze

Maze

Maze
IMDb: 5.9
92 min

Inspired by the true events of the infamous 1983 prison breakout of 38 IRA prisoners from HMP Maze, which was to become the biggest prison escape in Europe since World…

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Robin Hood The Rebellion

Robin Hood The Rebellion

Robin Hood The Rebellion
IMDb: N/A
92 min

With his true love captured by the villainous Sheriff of Nottingham, the legendary Robin Hood and his crew of outlaws execute a daring rescue to save her.

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Temple

Temple

Temple
IMDb: 3.6
78 min

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.

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Genre: History, Horror
Outlaw King

Outlaw King

Outlaw King
IMDb: 7.2
121 min

Forced into exile by the English after being crowned King of Scotland, legendary warrior Robert the Bruce fights to reclaim the throne.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Borg vs McEnroe

Borg vs McEnroe

Borg vs McEnroe
IMDb: 7.0
107 min

The Swedish Björn Borg and the American John McEnroe, the best tennis players in the world, maintain a legendary duel during the 1980 Wimbledon tournament.

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Genre: Drama, History
Underfire: The Untold Story of Pfc. Tony Vaccaro

Underfire: The Untold Story of Pfc. Tony Vaccaro

Underfire: The Untold Story of Pfc. Tony Vaccaro
IMDb: 8.1
79 min

The remarkable story of WWII infantryman and photographer Tony Vaccaro, who created one of the most comprehensive, haunting and intimate photographic records of the war using a smuggled $47 camera…

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On Wings of Eagles

On Wings of Eagles

On Wings of Eagles
IMDb: 5.8
108 min

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

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Gauguin : Voyage de Tahiti

Gauguin : Voyage de Tahiti

Gauguin : Voyage de Tahiti
IMDb: 5.8
102 min

Paul Gauguin feels smothered by the atmosphere prevailing in Paris in the year 1891. Around him, everything is so artificial and conventional: he needs authenticity to renew his art. Failing…

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Genre: Drama, History
Bitter Harvest

Bitter Harvest

Bitter Harvest
IMDb: 6.1
103 min

Set between the two World Wars and based on true historical events, Bitter Harvest conveys the untold story of the Holodomor, the genocidal famine engineered by the tyrant Joseph Stalin….

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Detroit

Detroit

Detroit
IMDb: 7.4
143 min

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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Battle of the Sexes

Battle of the Sexes

Battle of the Sexes
IMDb: 6.7
121 min

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Victoria & Abdul

Victoria & Abdul

Victoria & Abdul
IMDb: 6.8
111 min

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

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Genre: Drama, History
The Girl King

The Girl King

The Girl King
IMDb: 5.9
106 min

A portrait of the brilliant, extravagant Kristina of Sweden, queen from age six, who fights the conservative forces that are against her ideas to modernize Sweden and who have no…

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King of Thieves

King of Thieves

King of Thieves
IMDb: 6.0
108 min

A caper film about the unlikely gang of retirees that pulled off the daring Hatton Garden jewellery heist of 2015.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
The Chinese Widow

The Chinese Widow

The Chinese Widow
IMDb: N/A
N/A

It’s 1941 and the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor has destroyed America’s morale. The US President Franklin D. Roosevelt then decides to risk it all by bombing Tokyo and raise…

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Gold

Gold

Gold
IMDb: 5.7
103 min

Spanish soldiers battle indigenous tribes and their own brutal natures as they search for a legendary city built of gold.

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Genre: Drama, History
Chasing the Dragon

Chasing the Dragon

Chasing the Dragon
IMDb: 6.8
128 min

An illegal immigrant from Mainland China sneaks into the corrupt British-colonized Hong Kong in 1963, transforming himself into a ruthless drug lord.

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Genre: Action, Crime, History
Backstabbing for Beginners

Backstabbing for Beginners

Backstabbing for Beginners
IMDb: 6.1
108 min

An idealistic young employee at the U.N. investigates the grizzly murder of his predecessor – and uncovers a vast global conspiracy that may involve his own boss.

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Mademoiselle Paradis

Mademoiselle Paradis

Mademoiselle Paradis
IMDb: 6.8
97 min

18th century Vienna. Maria Theresia von Paradis, a gifted piano player and close friend of Mozart’s, lost her eye-sight as a child. Desperate to cure their talented daughter, the Paradis…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Legend of King Solomon

The Legend of King Solomon

The Legend of King Solomon
IMDb: N/A
90 min

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Chappaquiddick

Chappaquiddick

Chappaquiddick
IMDb: 6.5
106 min

Ted Kennedy’s life and political career become derailed in the aftermath of a fatal car accident in 1969 that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne.

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First Man

First Man

First Man
IMDb: 8.4
138 min

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July…

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The Price Of Fame

The Price Of Fame

The Price Of Fame
IMDb: 8.2
95 min

Ted DiBiase Jr. takes a journey through pro-wrestlings past to tell the faith-based story of his father’s rise, fall and redemption.

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Shock and Awe

Shock and Awe

Shock and Awe
IMDb: 5.3
90 min

A group of journalists covering George Bush’s planned invasion of Iraq in 2003 are skeptical of the presidents claim that Saddam Hussein has “weapons of mass destruction.”

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Finding Oscar

Finding Oscar

Finding Oscar
IMDb: 7.9
100 min

FINDING OSCAR is a feature length documentary about the search for justice in the devastating case of the Dos Erres massacre in Guatemala. That search leads to the trail of…

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Ignatius of Loyola

Ignatius of Loyola

Ignatius of Loyola
IMDb: 7.1
118 min

Historical biographical religious drama film based on the memoirs of Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Jesuit order who was also canonized as a saint in Roman Catholicism.

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The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince
IMDb: 6.6
105 min

THE HAPPY PRINCE tells the story of the last days of Oscar Wilde. This great man of letters, once one of the most famous authors in England, is now a…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
22 July

22 July

22 July
IMDb: 6.4
143 min

In Norway on 22 July 2011, right-wing terrorist Anders Behring Breivik murdered 77 young people attending a Labour Party Youth Camp on Utöya Island outside of Oslo. This three-part story…

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The Man Who Invented Christmas

The Man Who Invented Christmas

The Man Who Invented Christmas
IMDb: 7.0
104 min

In 1843, Dickens was a literary rock star, but struggling financially after the slow sales of his previous novel, Martin Chuzzlewit. Seized with the vision of a story that would…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Man with the Iron Heart

The Man with the Iron Heart

The Man with the Iron Heart
IMDb: 6.4
120 min

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…

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