History Movies
Richard II

Richard II

Richard II
IMDb: 8
157

Richard II, who ascended the throne as a child, is a regal and stately monarch. He believes he is the rightful ruler of England, ordained by God, yet he is…

Genre: Drama, History
Guru: Bhagwan, His Secretary & His Bodyguard

Guru: Bhagwan, His Secretary & His Bodyguard

Guru: Bhagwan, His Secretary & His Bodyguard
IMDb: 6.7
98

The wild Seventies. A quest for higher consciousness, spirituality and sexual freedom. In England, young Hugh Milne hears the voice of spiritual teacher Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh on an audiotape and…

The Round-Up

The Round-Up

The Round-Up
IMDb: 7.6
90

After the failure of the Kossuth’s revolution of 1848, people suspected of supporting the revolution are sent to prison camps. Years later, partisans led by outlaw Sándor Rózsa still run…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Boulevard! A Hollywood Story

Boulevard! A Hollywood Story

Boulevard! A Hollywood Story
IMDb: 6.9
85

Dickson Hughes and Richard Stapley, two young composers and romantic partners, are caught in the web of silent film star Gloria Swanson when she hires them to write a musical…

Sin

Sin

Sin
IMDb: 6.8
134

The life of Michelangelo Buonarroti.

Genre: Drama, History
Razzennest

Razzennest

Razzennest
IMDb: 7.3
81

South African enfant terrible filmmaker and artiste-cineaste Manus Oosthuizen meets with Rotten Tomatoes-approved indie film critic Babette Cruickshank in an Echo Park sound studio. With key members of Manus’s crew…

Dream Team 1935

Dream Team 1935

Dream Team 1935
IMDb: 7.9
120

Geneva, Switzerland 1935. The first European Basketball Championship is about to take place. Basketball is still an unknown sport in Europe, and the national teams are meeting for the first…

All My Good Countrymen

All My Good Countrymen

All My Good Countrymen
IMDb: 7.5
115

The title “All My Good Countrymen” is not without irony as this epic tale of Czech village life from shortly after the end of the Second World War concentrates on…

Genre: Drama, History
Project Nazi: The Blueprints of Evil

Project Nazi: The Blueprints of Evil

Project Nazi: The Blueprints of Evil
TMDb: 6.6
N/A

When a young resistance fighter witnesses atrocities towards the Jews, he’s drawn into a web of espionage and clandestine activities. When he meets a young physics students and resistance journalist…

Status: Released
Harem

Harem

Harem
IMDb: 4.7
113

Diane is a sophisticated trainee on the New York Stock Exchange who is suddenly kidnapped and held captive in a North African desert hideaway by Selim, an Arab mogul.

Operation Cicero

Operation Cicero

Operation Cicero
IMDb: 6.5
120

Ilyas Bazna works as a butler in the British Embassy in Turkey during WW2. After Bazna starts to work as a German spy he is going to experience a series…

Dieppe

Dieppe

Dieppe
IMDb: 6.7
N/A

A dramatization of the failed World War II raid which became the most serious defeat of Canadian forces in the war.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Argentina, 1985

Argentina, 1985

Argentina, 1985
IMDb: 8.1
140

A public prosecutor, a young lawyer and their inexperienced legal team prosecute the heads of Argentina’s military dictatorship.

Genre: Drama, History
You Shall not Lie

You Shall not Lie

You Shall not Lie
TMDb: 6.9
N/A

In 1919, the great English military man T. E. Lawrence tries to help the king of the Syrian in the Conference of Peace in Paris.

Status: Released
Genre: Drama, History
The Huns

The Huns

The Huns
IMDb: 5.5
88

It was a primitive time long ago when the nomadic tribes of the Huns ruled the Great Steppes. After her clan is destroyed, Hora is taken captive but secretly plans…

Farha

Farha

Farha
IMDb: 7
92

Palestine, 1948. After the withdrawal of the British occupiers, tensions rise between Arabs and Jews. Meanwhile, Farha, the smart daughter of the mayor of a small village, unaware of the…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Woman King

The Woman King

The Woman King
IMDb: 6.7
135

The story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a fierceness unlike anything the world has…

Man in Red Bandana

Man in Red Bandana

Man in Red Bandana
IMDb: 8.4
85

“Man in Red Bandana” is about Welles Remy Crowther, an extraordinary 9/11 hero. However, how his heroics became known is even more remarkable. Eight months after the disaster, his parents…

Caligula with Mary Beard

Caligula with Mary Beard

Caligula with Mary Beard
IMDb: 7.1
60

What is true and what is false in the hideous stories spread about the controversial figure of the Roman emperor Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus (12-41), nicknamed Caligula? Professor Mary…

Ivan the Terrible

Ivan the Terrible

Ivan the Terrible
IMDb: 6
52

Ivan, first tsar of Russia. History will remember him as “the Terrible. Russian people love him for centuries. He liberates Russia from foreign oppressors, demands absolute obedience and loyalty in…

Building Burma’s Death Railway: Moving Half the Mountain

Building Burma’s Death Railway: Moving Half the Mountain

Building Burma’s Death Railway: Moving Half the Mountain
IMDb: 8.2
59

Moving Half The Mountain documents the true stories of the survivors from one of the worst atrocities of the Second World War the brutal use of prisoners (POWs) and forced…

The Lost Aviator

The Lost Aviator

The Lost Aviator
IMDb: 7.7
N/A

Set in the Golden Age of Aviation, Andrew Lancaster follows the life and times of his great uncle, Captain Bill Lancaster. Against his family’s wishes, he uncovers a fascinating tale…

Henry VII: Winter King

Henry VII: Winter King

Henry VII: Winter King
IMDb: 7
59

Historian Thomas Penn reveals the secrets of founder of Britain’s great Tudor Dynasty – and his amazing trajectory to power. Two weeks after landing on the shores Wales in 1485…

The Nazi Quest for the Holy Grail

The Nazi Quest for the Holy Grail

The Nazi Quest for the Holy Grail
IMDb: 7.2
44

In the final days of WWII, American troops find a vast hoard of mysterious nazi files hidden in a cave in Southern Germany

Legendary Nights: The Tale of Gatti-Ward

Legendary Nights: The Tale of Gatti-Ward

Legendary Nights: The Tale of Gatti-Ward
IMDb: 8.7
77

The brutal trilogy of light-welterweight fights between Arturo ‘Thunder’ Gatti and ‘Irish’ Mickey Ward is the focus of this documentary.

Bravo! Common Men, Uncommon Valor

Bravo! Common Men, Uncommon Valor

Bravo! Common Men, Uncommon Valor
IMDb: 8.7
118

Fourteen Marines and one Corpsman relive their journey from enlistment through the epic 77-day Siege of Khe Sanh during the Vietnam War. Just boys in 1968, they recount their ferocious…

We Believed

We Believed

We Believed
IMDb: 6.5
170

1828. In the wake of the repression of revolutionary movements in Southern Italy, three young friends join Giuseppe Mazzini’s republican and unificationist cause. Their idealism will clash with the inevitable…

Genre: Drama, History
The Rape of Europa

The Rape of Europa

The Rape of Europa
IMDb: 7.7
117

World War II was not just the most destructive conflict in humanity, it was also the greatest theft in history: lives, families, communities, property, culture and heritage were all stolen….

The Yellow Wallpaper

The Yellow Wallpaper

The Yellow Wallpaper
IMDb: 6.6
76

A woman goes slowly mad as she is confined to a room for weeks on end by her husband.

A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia

A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia

A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia
IMDb: 6.8
107

In 1919, the great English military man T. E. Lawrence tries to help the king of the Syrian in the Conference of Peace in Paris.

Genre: Drama, History
Testimony

Testimony

Testimony
IMDb: 7
157

The story of the great Soviet composer Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) and his life and career during the rule of Stalin.

Genre: Drama, History
Sons of the Stone-Hearted Man

Sons of the Stone-Hearted Man

Sons of the Stone-Hearted Man
IMDb: 7.1
158

Based on the novel of Mór Jókai. During the Hungarian independence war 1848-49 mother and her three sons trying to leave the road precisely designated by their conservative, stone-hearted father….

Genre: Drama, History
Martyrs of the Alamo

Martyrs of the Alamo

Martyrs of the Alamo
IMDb: 5.6
71

The story of the defense of the mission-turned-fortress by 185 Texans against an overwhelming Mexican army in 1836.

Genre: Drama, History
Les Misérables

Les Misérables

Les Misérables
IMDb: 7.7
108

In early nineteenth-century France Jean Valjean, an ex-convict who failed to report to parole, is relentlessly pursued over a twenty-year period by Javert, an obsessive policeman.

Twenty Pearls: The Story of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Twenty Pearls: The Story of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Twenty Pearls: The Story of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
IMDb: 8.8
91

“Twenty Pearls” tells a powerful story of sisterhood. In 1908, nine Black women enrolled at Howard University made one decision that would change the course of history. These college students…

With Fire and Sword

With Fire and Sword

With Fire and Sword
IMDb: 7
175

In the mid-17th century, Poland was the largest, most democratic, and most tolerant country in Europe. However, a tragic civil war brought about the gradual decline of the once glorious…

Bandit

Bandit

Bandit
IMDb: N/A
126

After escaping a Michigan prison, a charming career criminal assumes a new identity in Canada and goes on to rob a record 59 banks and jewellery stores while being hunted…

Young Bess

Young Bess

Young Bess
IMDb: 6.6
112

The mother died under the executioner’s axe; the daughter rose to become England’s greatest monarch — the brilliant and cunning Queen Elizabeth I. Jean Simmons portrays young Bess in this…

Assassins of Brotherhood

Assassins of Brotherhood

Assassins of Brotherhood
IMDb: 5.9
85

The film mainly describes the Ming Dynasty ancestors, Zhu Xi, established a secret military intelligence organization – nine gates (九门), to monitor the government officials and to control the people…

Genre: Action, History
One Second

One Second

One Second
IMDb: 7.1
104

A movie fan escapes from a labour camp during the Chinese Cultural Revolution and strikes up a relationship with a homeless female vagabond.

Genre: Drama, History