History Movies
Queen Marie of Romania

Queen Marie of Romania

Queen Marie of Romania
IMDb: 8.3
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
The Rise of Eve

The Rise of Eve

The Rise of Eve
IMDb: 6.8
123

For all the shame we hide For all the blame assigned It’s time we have our say On how we are defined

The 12th Suspect

The 12th Suspect

The 12th Suspect
IMDb: 6.9
102

Set in a teahouse in Myeong-dong, Seoul right after the end of the Korean War, The 12th Suspect follows the suffocating psychological showdown that takes place between a detective and…

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire
IMDb: 7.5
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.

Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records

Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records

Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records
IMDb: 7.2
95

The true story of punks, queers, & criminals on a ride with two men who accidentally changed music along the way.

Curiosa

Curiosa

Curiosa
IMDb: 5.3
107

A passionate love story set against a backdrop of sexual freedom, loosely based on the relationship between 19th century authors Pierre Louÿs and Marie de Régnier

Genre: Drama, History
SGaawaay K’uuna

SGaawaay K’uuna

SGaawaay K’uuna
IMDb: 7.2
101

Island of Haida Gwaii, northern Canada, 19th century. During a fishing gathering, Adiits’ii commits an unfortunate act. Tormented, he runs away to the wilderness as his mind embraces madness.

Genre: Drama, History
Return of the Hero

Return of the Hero

Return of the Hero
IMDb: 5.9
90

France, 1809. Captain Neuville is called to the front, leaving his future bride heartbroken. Her sister decides to write letters on his behalf to cheer her up.

Genre: Comedy, History
Ayirathil Oruvan

Ayirathil Oruvan

Ayirathil Oruvan
IMDb: 7.6
182

This mysterious tale revolves around the daughter of a missing archaeologist, who goes in search of the missing ‘Chola’ tribe with her helper (Karthi Sivakumar). They embark on a journey…

Chavela

Chavela

Chavela
IMDb: 6.8
93

Inspired by an exclusive interview and performance footage of Chavela Vargas shot in 1991 and guided by her unique voice, the film weaves an arresting portrait of a woman who…

The Black Prince

The Black Prince

The Black Prince
IMDb: 7.5
N/A

The Black Prince follows the story of the last Sikh Maharaja — the son of the powerful ruler Ranjit Singh — who was placed on the throne at the age…

Genre: Drama, History
The Hunt for Transylvanian Gold

The Hunt for Transylvanian Gold

The Hunt for Transylvanian Gold
IMDb: 8.3
45

The mysterious appearance of massive golden bracelets in int’l antiquarian circles uncovers an inside story of the looting of a 2000 yr-old Transylvanian golden-hoard. Police investigations…

Citizen Jane: Battle for the City

Citizen Jane: Battle for the City

Citizen Jane: Battle for the City
IMDb: 7.2
92

Writer and urban activist Jane Jacobs fights to save historic New York City during the ruthless redevelopment era of urban planner Robert Moses in the 1960s.

Begum Jaan

Begum Jaan

Begum Jaan
IMDb: 7.2
128

On the eve of Independence, the chairman of the Border Commission, Sir Cyril Radcliffe decides to divide India and Pakistan into equitable halves. What the administration doesn’t account for is…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
The Story of the Kelly Gang

The Story of the Kelly Gang

The Story of the Kelly Gang
IMDb: 6.4
60

Just as Fritz Lang’s Metropolis (1927) is testimony to German silent film art, The Story of the Kelly Gang (1906) symbolises both the birth of the Australian film industry and…

The Legend

The Legend

The Legend
IMDb: 7.2
106

This Hong Kong martial-arts extravaganza tells of evil emperors and true love. The secret Red Lotus Flower Society is committed to the overthrow of the evil Manchu Emperor and his…

The Battle of Neretva

The Battle of Neretva

The Battle of Neretva
IMDb: 6.9
145

In January 1943 the German army, afraid of an Allied invasion of the Balkans, launched a great offensive against Yugoslav Partisans in Western Bosnia. The only way out for the…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Kung Fu Invaders

Kung Fu Invaders

Kung Fu Invaders
IMDb: 7.4
93

A band of fighting Ming Dynasty loyalists branded as enemies of the state are driven underground following the burning of the Shaolin Temple by Qing Dynasty officials. Due to a…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Chernobyl

Chernobyl

Chernobyl
IMDb: 9.5
N/A

Not Available

Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral

Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral

Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral
IMDb: 7.7
155

With this film (the second war trilogy set during the Filipino-American war in the early 1900s), the revolution marches on against the Americans after the bloody death of General Antonio…

Time Team

Time Team

Time Team
IMDb: 8.2
N/A

Not Available

Cold Case Hammarskjöld

Cold Case Hammarskjöld

Cold Case Hammarskjöld
IMDb: 7.3
129

Ndola, Northern Rhodesia (currently Zambia), September 18th, 1961. Swedish Dag Hammarskjöld, UN Secretary-General, mysteriously dies in a plane crash. Decades later, Danish journalist and filmmaker Mads Brügger and Swedish researcher…

Shelby American

Shelby American

Shelby American
IMDb: 7.5
N/A

Carroll Shelby came from humble beginnings working as a chicken farmer in rural Texas. He exploded into the auto-racing scene by beating all the top-tier drivers of the era and…

1900

1900

1900
IMDb: 6.8
317

Set in Bertolucci’s ancestral region of Emilia, the film chronicles the lives of two men during the political turmoils that took place in Italy in the first half on the…

The Irishman

The Irishman

The Irishman
IMDb: 7.9
209

Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him…

Dark Waters

Dark Waters

Dark Waters
IMDb: 7.7
126

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

The Report

The Report

The Report
IMDb: 8.5
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…

The Secret of China

The Secret of China

The Secret of China
IMDb: 6.6
N/A

Not Available

The Climbers

The Climbers

The Climbers
IMDb: 6.6
125

May 1960. Mount Everest, the second step under the cliff. The four members of the China Everest Climbing Commando are attacking the most difficult and most difficult “second step”. This…

Ford v Ferrari

Ford v Ferrari

Ford v Ferrari
IMDb: 6.9
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…

Mao Zedong 1949

Mao Zedong 1949

Mao Zedong 1949
IMDb: 6.6
N/A

Not Available

Midway

Midway

Midway
IMDb: 6.5
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.

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Silent Revolution

The Silent Revolution

The Silent Revolution
IMDb: 7.5
112

Stalinstadt, East Germany, 1956. While the Hungarian uprising against Soviets is taking place, teenage members of a classroom of the local school perform a seemingly harmless act that causes unexpected…

Genre: Drama, History
Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan

Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan

Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan
IMDb: 6.1
N/A

For three and a half hours, in the pouring rain, amid the mud and shattered trees of a rubber plantation called Long Tan, Major Harry Smith and his dispersed company…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Last of the Manson Girls

The Last of the Manson Girls

The Last of the Manson Girls
IMDb: 3.6
73

Counterculture journalist Paul Krassner embarks on an LSD tinged investigation of the last of Manson’s disciples: Brenda McCann, Sandra Good, and Lynette ‘Squeaky’ Fromme in order to find out if…

Judy

Judy

Judy
IMDb: 7.7
118

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

Panku-zamurai, kirarete sôrô

Panku-zamurai, kirarete sôrô

Panku-zamurai, kirarete sôrô
IMDb: 7.1
130

Junoshin Kake is a ronin. To get hired by the Kurokaze Han, he lies and tells them that a religious group is trying to destroy them. He gets hired by…

Harriet

Harriet

Harriet
IMDb: 5.6
125

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

Dolemite Is My Name

Dolemite Is My Name

Dolemite Is My Name
IMDb: 7.5
118

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

Kingdom

Kingdom

Kingdom
IMDb: 6.4
134

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…

Genre: Action, History, War