History Movies

Judas and the Black Messiah

Judas and the Black Messiah

Judas and the Black Messiah
IMDb: 7.7
126

Bill O’Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers per FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends, falling for a fellow revolutionary en route, a battle…

Son of the South

Son of the South

Son of the South
IMDb: 5.3
104

Bob Zellner, grandson of a Klansman, comes of age in the Deep South and eventually joins the Civil Rights Movement.

Genre: Drama, History
Mank

Mank

Mank
IMDb: 7.1
133

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

The Dig

The Dig

The Dig
IMDb: 7.2
112

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain’s past resonate…

Genre: Drama, History
Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion

Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion

Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion
IMDb: 4.6
50

Amidst the horrors and indignities of Jim Crow America, one million African Americans served their country to protect democracy abroad and expand it at home during World War II. The…

Genre: History
The Trial of the Chicago 7

The Trial of the Chicago 7

The Trial of the Chicago 7
IMDb: 7.8
129

Movie was released on 2020-09-25, the IMDB rating is 7,6 (upd: 10-13-2020) and lasts 129 min. The Trial of the Chicago 7 belongs to the following categories: Drama, Featured movies,…

The Burning of Atlanta

The Burning of Atlanta

The Burning of Atlanta
IMDb: 4.7
N/A

Movie was released on 2020-11-17 The Burning of Atlanta belongs to the following categories: Action, History.Overview“The Burning of Atlanta” is the story of the destruction of a major city near…

Genre: Action, History
DNA

DNA

DNA
IMDb: 5.9
90

DNA revolves around a woman with close ties to a beloved Algerian grandfather who protected her from a toxic home life as a child. When he dies, it triggers a…

Genre: Drama, History
Sacrifice

Sacrifice

Sacrifice
IMDb: 5.7
N/A

Movie was released on 2020-10-23 and lasts min. Sacrifice belongs to the following categories: Action, History, War. Directed by Frant Gwo, Guan Hu, Lu Yang, Tian Yusheng.OverviewA film commemorating the…

Genre: Action, History, War
Your Name Engraved Herein

Your Name Engraved Herein

Your Name Engraved Herein
IMDb: 7.3
118

In 1987, as martial law ends in Taiwan, Jia-han and Birdy fall in love amid family pressure, homophobia and social stigma.

Streltsov

Streltsov

Streltsov
IMDb: 4.9
101

Movie was released on 2020-09-24 and lasts 101 min. Streltsov belongs to the following categories: Drama, History, Romance. Directed by Ilya Uchitel.OverviewBy the age of twenty, Eduard Streltsov has everything…

The Flood

The Flood

The Flood
IMDb: 4.2
117

When Jarah loses her husband, her child, her land and her innocence she embarks on a brutal journey of of retribution and revenge that transforms into redemption and reconciliation.

Brutus Vs César

Brutus Vs César

Brutus Vs César
IMDb: 3.5
N/A

Movie was released on 2020-09-18, the IMDB rating is 3,7 (upd: 09-16-2020) and lasts min. Brutus Vs César belongs to the following categories: Adventure, Comedy, History. Directed by Kheiron.

Dear Comrades!

Dear Comrades!

Dear Comrades!
IMDb: 7.1
120

When the communist government raises food prices in 1962, the rebellious workers from the small industrial town of Novocherkassk go on strike. The massacre which then ensues is seen through…

Genre: Drama, History
The Furnace

The Furnace

The Furnace
IMDb: 6.6
116

To escape the outback, a young Afghan cameleer falls in with a mysterious bushman on the run with stolen Crown gold.

Genre: History, Western
The 24th

The 24th

The 24th
IMDb: 5.7
101

Movie was released on 2020-08-21, the IMDB rating is 5,2 (upd: 08-18-2020) and lasts 101 min. The 24th belongs to the following categories: Drama, History. Directed by Kevin Willmott.OverviewThe 24th…

Genre: Drama, History
Tesla

Tesla

Tesla
IMDb: 5.0
96

Movie was released on 2020-08-20, the IMDB rating is 6,1 (upd: 08-11-2020) and lasts 96 min. Tesla belongs to the following categories: Drama, History. Directed by Michael Almereyda.OverviewHighlighting the Promethean…

Genre: Drama, History
The Eight Hundred

The Eight Hundred

The Eight Hundred
IMDb: 7.0
147

Movie was released on 2020-08-14, the IMDB rating is 7,2 (upd: 09-24-2020) and lasts 147 min. The Eight Hundred belongs to the following categories: History, War. Directed by Guan Hu.OverviewIn…

First Cow

First Cow

First Cow
IMDb: 7.1
121

A taciturn loner and skilled cook has traveled west and joined a group of fur trappers in Oregon Territory, though he only finds true connection with a Chinese immigrant also…

Hamilton

Hamilton

Hamilton
IMDb: 8.5
160

Presenting the tale of American founding father Alexander Hamilton, this filmed version of the original Broadway smash hit is the story of America then, told by America now.

The Outpost

The Outpost

The Outpost
IMDb: 6.8
123

A small unit of U.S. soldiers, alone at the remote Combat Outpost Keating, located deep in the valley of three mountains in Afghanistan, battles to defend against an overwhelming force…

Wasp Network

Wasp Network

Wasp Network
IMDb: 5.9
128

Havana, Cuba, 1990. René González, an airplane pilot, unexpectedly flees the country, leaving behind his wife Olga and his daughter Irma, and begins a new life in Miami, where he…

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot
IMDb: 3.4
N/A

King Arthur returns home after fighting the Roman Empire. His illegitimate son has corrupted the throne of Camelot and King Arthur must reunite with the wizard Merlin and the Knights…

Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour
IMDb: 6.2
106

A group of women hatch a plan to disrupt the 1970 Miss World beauty competition in London.

The Legion

The Legion

The Legion
IMDb: 3.1
96

Noreno, a half-Roman, is entrusted with the mission of crossing the snowy mountains of Armenia, swarming with Parthian patrols, to seek help for his slowly dying men.

Matchless Mulan

Matchless Mulan

Matchless Mulan
IMDb: 5.7
90

Movie was released on 2020-05-07, the IMDB rating is 4,8 (upd: 09-15-2020) and lasts 90 min. Matchless Mulan belongs to the following categories: History, War. Directed by Chen Cheng.OverviewDuring the…

Genre: History, War
Resistance

Resistance

Resistance
IMDb: 6.4
120

Movie was released on 2020-11-12, the IMDB rating is 6,1 (upd: 07-16-2020) and lasts 120 min. Resistance belongs to the following categories: Featured movies, History. Directed by Jonathan Jakubowicz.OverviewThe story…

Jesus

Jesus

Jesus
IMDb: 3.8
130

From the bustling streets of Jerusalem to the raging Sea of Galilee, join Peter, Nicodemus, Mary Magdalene, and a multitude of others as they journey alongside the most famous person…

Genre: Family, History
The Occupation

The Occupation

The Occupation
IMDb: N/A
N/A
83

On October 15, 2011, thousands of people gathered at the Vancouver Art Gallery to support the global Occupy movement. As the day progressed, hundreds of people set up tents and…

Emperor

Emperor

Emperor
IMDb: 5.6
99

Movie was released on 2020-03-27 and lasts 99 min. Emperor belongs to the following categories: Drama, History. Directed by Mark Amin.OverviewAn escaped slave travels north and has chance encounters with…

Genre: Drama, History
Radioactive

Radioactive

Radioactive
IMDb: 6.2
109

Tells the story of Nobel Prize winner Marie Curie and her extraordinary scientific discoveries — through the prism of her marriage to husband Pierre — and the seismic and transformative…

De Gaulle

De Gaulle

De Gaulle
IMDb: 5.9
108

Movie was released on 2020-03-04, the IMDB rating is 5,9 (upd: 11-18-2020) and lasts 108 min. De Gaulle belongs to the following categories: Drama, History. Directed by Gabriel Le Bomin.OverviewParis,…

My Name is Sara

My Name is Sara

My Name is Sara
IMDb: 6.1
111

The true life-story of Sara Góralnik, a 13 year-old Polish Jew whose entire family was killed by Nazis in September of 1942. After a grueling escape to the Ukrainian countryside,…

Genre: History
Kalashnikov AK-47

Kalashnikov AK-47

Kalashnikov AK-47
IMDb: 6.5
105

Tank commander Kalashnikov is severely injured in battle in 1941. The accident leaves him incapacitated and unable to return to the front line. While recovering in the hospital he begins creating…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Ip Man 4: The Finale

Ip Man 4: The Finale

Ip Man 4: The Finale
IMDb: 7.0
N/A
115

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…

Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones
IMDb: 6.9
141

In March 1933, Welsh journalist Gareth Jones travel to Ukraine, where he experiences at first hand the horrors of a famine. Everywhere he goes he meets henchmen of the Soviet…

1917

1917

1917
IMDb: 8.3
119

At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy…

The Irishman

The Irishman

The Irishman
IMDb: 7.9
209

In the 1950s, truck driver Frank Sheeran gets involved with Russell Bufalino and his Pennsylvania crime family. As Sheeran climbs the ranks to become a top hit man, he also…

Ford v Ferrari

Ford v Ferrari

Ford v Ferrari
IMDb: 8.1
152

American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary…

A Hidden Life

A Hidden Life

A Hidden Life
IMDb: 7.4
174

The Austrian Blessed Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II.

Genre: History, War
Midway

Midway

Midway
IMDb: 6.7
138

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.

Harriet

Harriet

Harriet
IMDb: 6.6
125 min

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

Genre: History
Dark Waters

Dark Waters

Dark Waters
IMDb: 7.6
126

A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against the DuPont chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.

The Kill Team

The Kill Team

The Kill Team
IMDb: 5.9
87 min

When Andrew Briggman a young soldier in the US invasion of Afghanistan, witnesses other recruits killing innocent civilians under the direction of a sadistic leader, Sergeant Deeks he considers reporting…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Queen Marie of Romania

Queen Marie of Romania

Queen Marie of Romania
IMDb: 7.5
110

Devastated by the First World War and plunged into political controversy, Romania’s every hope accompanies its Queen on her mission to Paris, to lobby for its great unification’s international recognition…

Genre: Drama, History
Judy

Judy

Judy
IMDb: 6.8
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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We Shall Not Die Now

We Shall Not Die Now

We Shall Not Die Now
IMDb: 7.7
152

A chronicle of the Holocaust, told by the resilient survivors who lived through it.

The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk
IMDb: 5.8
110

The Mongol Empire had grown to the largest the world had ever known. It’s armies now laid siege to much of Eastern Europe. A small village fights for freedom in…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Fanny Lye Deliver’d

Fanny Lye Deliver’d

Fanny Lye Deliver’d
IMDb: 6.2
110

Set on an isolated farm in Shropshire in 1657. The story of Fanny Lye, a woman who learns to transcend her oppressive marriage and discover a new world of possibility…

Genre: Drama, History
Dolemite Is My Name

Dolemite Is My Name

Dolemite Is My Name
IMDb: 7.3
118 min

The story of Rudy Ray Moore, who created the iconic big screen pimp character Dolemite in the 1970s.

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire
IMDb: 8.1
119

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the 18th century, an artist is commissioned to paint a young woman’s wedding portrait.

Mission Mangal

Mission Mangal

Mission Mangal
IMDb: 6.5
133 min

A team of Indian scientists at ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) take on the extraordinary task of successfully sending a satellite into the orbit of planet Mars in a country’s…

Genre: Drama, History
The Report

The Report

The Report
IMDb: 7.2
118

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…

Genre: Drama, History
Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band
IMDb: 7.3
100

It will tell the story of a group that went from backing up Bob Dylan to become one of the most influential groups of its era.

The Current War

The Current War

The Current War
IMDb: 6.5
105 min

Electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse compete to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people.

Genre: Drama, History
The King’s Letters

The King’s Letters

The King’s Letters
IMDb: 5.9
110 min

In the 15th century, despite so many accomplishments he has made for the people, King Sejong, his biggest goal is still remaining; the invention of original letters that can be…

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Genre: Drama, History
Gwen

Gwen

Gwen
IMDb: 6.0
84 min

A mysterious — and suspicious — run of ill fortune plagues a teenage girl and her mother and sister on their hillside farm in this folk story set in the…

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Christmas at the Royal Hotel

Christmas at the Royal Hotel

Christmas at the Royal Hotel
IMDb: 4.5
108

In 1941, Hong Kong was the Casablanca of the East, a city full of war refugees, profiteers and spies. With the sudden attack by Japanese troops, a Canadian soldier’s Christmas…

Genre: Drama, History, War
8 Days: To the Moon and Back

8 Days: To the Moon and Back

8 Days: To the Moon and Back
IMDb: 7.9
90 min

Join Apollo 11 on its historic journey. The film seamlessly blends mission audio featuring conversations among Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins with new footage, NASA archive and stunning…

Robert the Bruce

Robert the Bruce

Robert the Bruce
IMDb: 5.4
123 min

The story of nobleman-turned-outlaw hero who was was crowned king of Scots in the 14th century.

Genre: History
Secrets in the Sky: The Untold Story of Skunk Works

Secrets in the Sky: The Untold Story of Skunk Works

Secrets in the Sky: The Untold Story of Skunk Works
IMDb: 7.8
90 min

In 1943, in a circus tent in Burbank, CA, a bunch of revolutionary thinkers first gathered together in secrecy to build America’s first jet fighter. They were rule benders, chance…

Elcano & Magellan: The First Voyage Around the World

Elcano & Magellan: The First Voyage Around the World

Elcano & Magellan: The First Voyage Around the World
IMDb: 4.2
85

The first journey around the world began under the command of Ferdinand Magellan and was concluded by Juan Sebastián Elcano. Five boats left Seville on September 20, 1519. Storms, famine,…

Viking Warrior Women

Viking Warrior Women

Viking Warrior Women
IMDb: 6.6
44

Drama-led documentary following the life of Signe, an orphaned Chief’s daughter, who, driven by revenge, becomes an explorer and trader in the lands of the Rus Vikings.

Chasing the Dragon II

Chasing the Dragon II

Chasing the Dragon II
IMDb: 5.8
103

Chasing The Dragon II: Wild Wild Bunch is based on a real-life spate of kidnappings that terrorised Hong Kong’s elite in the 1990’s. Tony Leung Ka-fai plays the kidnap kingpin,…

The Convent

The Convent

The Convent
IMDb: 4.1
86 min

During the 17th century, a young woman is saved from execution and led to a priory to repent her sins but discovers a greater evil lies within.

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Genre: History, Horror
The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies
IMDb: 7.2
133 min

The story of the real-life unlikely relationship between an outspoken civil rights activist and a local Ku Klux Klan leader in 1971 North Carolina.

Enemy Within

Enemy Within

Enemy Within
IMDb: 4.4
109 min

When a Japanese pilot crash-lands on the tiny remote Hawaiian island of Ni’ihau, he is met with courtesy and traditional Hawaiian hospitality from the locals – until they discover he…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Kingdom

Kingdom

Kingdom
IMDb: 6.6
134 min

Set in Qin Dynasty during the warring states period in ancient China. Shin was a war orphan. He has a dream of becoming a great general Shin has a fateful…

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Genre: Action, History, War
Greyhound Attack

Greyhound Attack

Greyhound Attack
IMDb: 1.2
81 min

WWII drama from film-maker Christopher Forbes which follows American fighter pilots on a perilous mission into the skies of enemy territory.

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman
IMDb: 7.3
124 min

Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at…

Kesari

Kesari

Kesari
IMDb: 7.4
151 min

The story of Havildar Ishar Singh who participates in the Battle of Saragarhi (in which an army of 21 Sikhs fought against 10,000 Afghans in 1897) while yearning for the…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Brecht

Brecht

Brecht
IMDb: 6.2
187 min

Bertolt Brecht, a theatre revolutionary, poet of the state, outsider, looks back on his life in 1956, the year of his death, in East Berlin: from provocations in the Augsburg…

Genre: Drama, History
The Keeper

The Keeper

The Keeper
IMDb: 7.3
114 min

The story of a man whose love for football, for England and for the love of his life, Margaret, saw him rise from Nazi ’villain’ to British hero. Bert Trautmann,…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Wild Nights with Emily

Wild Nights with Emily

Wild Nights with Emily
IMDb: 6.1
84

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

Genre: Comedy, History
The Great War

The Great War

The Great War
IMDb: 3.8
100

In November of 1918 as World War I was ending, a unit of American soldiers goes behind enemy lines to find a lost platoon of African American soldiers.

Genre: History, War
Apollo 11

Apollo 11

Apollo 11
IMDb: 8.2
93 min

A look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin.

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom
IMDb: 8.3
51 min

In the 1930s, a black postal carrier from Harlem named Victor Green published a book that was part travel guide and part survival guide. It was called The Negro Motorist…

Genre: Drama, Family, History
In the Life of Music

In the Life of Music

In the Life of Music
IMDb: 6.6
92

Movie was released on 2019-03-21, the IMDB rating is 7,1 (upd: 08-12-2020) and lasts 92 min. In the Life of Music belongs to the following categories: Drama, Family, History. Directed…

Genre: Drama, Family, History
Amundsen

Amundsen

Amundsen
IMDb: 6.2
125 min

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

Genre: Drama, History
Tall Tales

Tall Tales

Tall Tales
IMDb: 6.9
112

Shortly after the end of World War II, a con man on the run finds himself in a passionate love affair that may well cost him his life.