History Movies
The Madness of King George

The Madness of King George

The Madness of King George
IMDb: 7.2
107

King George III’s erratic behaviour leads to a plot in Parliament to have him declared insane and removed from the throne.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
The Last Kingdom

The Last Kingdom

The Last Kingdom
TMDb: 7.7
60 min

A show of heroic deeds and epic battles with a thematic depth that embraces politics, religion, warfare, courage, love, loyalty and our universal search for identity. Combining real historical figures…

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Queen Margot

Queen Margot

Queen Margot
IMDb: 7.3
162

The night of August 24, 1572, is known as the Massacre of St. Bartholomew. In France a religious war is raging. In order to impose peace a forced wedding is…

Genre: Drama, History
Poldark

Poldark

Poldark
TMDb: 7.8
60 min

Britain is in the grip of a chilling recession… falling wages, rising prices, civil unrest – only the bankers are smiling. It’s 1783 and Ross Poldark returns from the American…

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Levitated Mass

Levitated Mass

Levitated Mass
IMDb: 6.7
88

The artist behind the sensation of a $10 million, 22-city tour, and the international media storm that ensued.

Return to the Hiding Place

Return to the Hiding Place

Return to the Hiding Place
IMDb: 6.6
102

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…

1916: The Irish Rebellion

1916: The Irish Rebellion

1916: The Irish Rebellion
IMDb: 7.3
85

The documentary – featuring a combination of rarely seen archival footage, new segments filmed on location worldwide, and interviews with leading international experts – also uncovers the untold story of…

Spartacus: Gods of the Arena

Spartacus: Gods of the Arena

Spartacus: Gods of the Arena
TMDb: 7.8
N/A

Before Spartacus struck down his first opponent in the arena, there were many gladiators who passed through the gates onto the sand.’Spartacus: Gods of the Arena’ tells the story of…

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The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden
IMDb: 7.1
126

Darwin meets Hitchcock in this documentary. Directors Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine have created a parable about the search for paradise, set in the brutal yet alluring landscape of the…

Spartacus

Spartacus

Spartacus
TMDb: 7.8
53 min

Spartacus is an American television series inspired by the historical figure of Spartacus, a Thracian gladiator who from 73 to 71 BCE led a major slave uprising against the Roman…

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Generation War

Generation War

Generation War
TMDb: 8.2
90 min

Five friends go out to war and promise each other to be back for Christmas.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Rome

Rome

Rome
TMDb: 8.2
60 min

A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.

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Deadwood

Deadwood

Deadwood
TMDb: 8.2
55 min

The story of the early days of Deadwood, South Dakota; woven around actual historic events with most of the main characters based on real people. Deadwood starts as a gold…

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Le métis de Dieu

Le métis de Dieu

Le métis de Dieu
IMDb: 6.5
96

The Jewish Cardinal tells the amazing true story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants, who maintained his cultural identity as a Jew even after converting to Catholicism at…

Genre: Drama, History
Bushi no kondate

Bushi no kondate

Bushi no kondate
IMDb: 6.4
122

Set within the Kaga Domain in the Edo Period. Oharu is an excellent cook and recognized for her skills. Due to her cooking talents, she marries Yasunobu, who is an…

Genre: Drama, History
Band of Brothers

Band of Brothers

Band of Brothers
TMDb: 8.2
60 min

Drawn from interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as their journals and letters, Band of Brothers chronicles the experiences of these men from paratrooper training in Georgia through…

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The Borgias

The Borgias

The Borgias
TMDb: 7.6
50 min

Set in 15th century Italy at the height of the Renaissance, The Borgias chronicles the corrupt rise of patriarch Rodrigo Borgia to the papacy, where he proceeds to commit every…

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Louis Cyr

Louis Cyr

Louis Cyr
IMDb: 6.3
130

Biopic of Louis Cyr, strongest man in the world at the end of the 19th Century.

Genre: Drama, History
The Paw Project

The Paw Project

The Paw Project
IMDb: 8.3
58

This is a David and Goliath story of one veterinarian’s battle to protect her patients (tigers, lions and even house cats) from big corporations, with their big corporate money, that…

Boardwalk Empire

Boardwalk Empire

Boardwalk Empire
TMDb: 7.9
60 min

Boardwalk Empire is a period drama focusing on Enoch “Nucky” Thompson (based on the historical Enoch L. Johnson), a political figure who rose to prominence and controlled Atlantic City, New…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Colette

Colette

Colette
IMDb: 6.0
126

Arnost Lustig was one of the world’s most renowned literary authors of our times. Lustig’s novel ‘A girl from Antwerp’ upon which our film Colette is based, draws on the…

Kursk

Kursk

Kursk
IMDb: 6.8
117

The story of the 2000 K-141 Kursk submarine disaster and the governmental negligence that followed. As the sailors fight for survival, their families desperately battle political obstacles and impossible odds…

Genre: Drama, History
La maison du pêcheur

La maison du pêcheur

La maison du pêcheur
IMDb: 6.1
97

In the summer of 1969, Bernard, a Gaspesian fisherman’s son, arrive in Perce to fin work. He meets Paul, Jacques and Francis, Quebec Independence activists who have come to open…

Genre: Drama, History
Gagarin. Pervyy v kosmose

Gagarin. Pervyy v kosmose

Gagarin. Pervyy v kosmose
IMDb: 7.3
108

The film is dedicated to the first steps of mankind on the path of space exploration and direct the fate of the first cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin. The main motif –…

Genre: Drama, History
Victor Young Perez

Victor Young Perez

Victor Young Perez
IMDb: 6.1
103

Victor Perez was a Jewish boxer who became world flyweight champion in 1931 and 1932, but was transported to Auschwitz concentration camp when Paris fell to the Nazi s in…

Genre: Drama, History
In Search of Blind Joe Death: The Saga of John Fahey

In Search of Blind Joe Death: The Saga of John Fahey

In Search of Blind Joe Death: The Saga of John Fahey
IMDb: 6.8
58

In Search of Blind Joe Death: The Saga of John Fahey is a documentary film about the legendary American guitarist, composer and provocateur John Fahey, 1939-2001. Fahey is often considered…

A Guerra da Beatriz

A Guerra da Beatriz

A Guerra da Beatriz
IMDb: 7.7
101

Beatriz’s young husband disappears during the brutal Kraras massacre by occupying Indonesian forces, sixteen years later she is troubled by his return; is this mysterious stranger her husband, an impostor,…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Vikings

Vikings

Vikings
TMDb: 7.5
44 min

Vikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok, the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnar’s band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises…

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Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers

Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers

Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers
IMDb: 8.8
90

The Pink Panthers have stolen over £270m in diamonds in more than 241 robberies in cities from Paris to Tokyo. The film explores the rise of the group during the…

Valley of the Wolves: Homeland

Valley of the Wolves: Homeland

Valley of the Wolves: Homeland
IMDb: 6.3
N/A

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The Viking War

The Viking War

The Viking War
IMDb: 3.4
104

Ingrid and her siblings are on the run from the Beserkers who have begun invading the villages, taking over, savagely using the residents on a game where they vs a…

Genre: History
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
IMDb: 8.2
186

The true story of the “Flying Sikh” world champion runner and Olympian Milkha Singh who overcame the massacre of his family, civil war during the India-Pakistan partition, and homelessness to…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
The Tracker

The Tracker

The Tracker
IMDb: 7.3
90

Somewhere in Australia in the early 20th century outback, an Aboriginal man is accused of murdering a white woman. Three white men are on a mission to capture him with…

El fotógrafo de Mauthausen

El fotógrafo de Mauthausen

El fotógrafo de Mauthausen
IMDb: 4.9
111

Spanish photographer Francesc Boix, imprisoned in the Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp, works in the SS Photographic Service. Between 1943 and 1945, he hides, with the help of other prisoners, thousands of…

Xin hai ge ming

Xin hai ge ming

Xin hai ge ming
IMDb: 6.9
125

At the beginning of the 20th century, China is in a state of crisis. The country is split into warring factions, the citizens are starving, and recent political reforms have…

Peterloo

Peterloo

Peterloo
IMDb: 6.5
154

A drama about the infamous 1819 Manchester massacre, which killed an estimated 18 protesters and injured up to 700.

Genre: Drama, History
100 Years of the RAF

100 Years of the RAF

100 Years of the RAF
IMDb: 5.2
99

Including extraordinary and unseen historical footage of WW1 and 2 and narrated by Sir Martin Lewis, 100 Years of the RAF is a definitive film that pays tribute to the…

Genre: History, War
America’s Blues

America’s Blues

America’s Blues
IMDb: 6.6
83

America’s Blues takes a new angle on the Blues, focusing on, not only the musical impact it has had on all forms of Popular American Music, but also the influence…

Storm: Letters van Vuur

Storm: Letters van Vuur

Storm: Letters van Vuur
IMDb: 6.1
105

The film is set in 1521 Antwerp, in a Europe ravaged by religious wars, and during the early years of the Reformation. It tells the story of the twelve year…

Recount

Recount

Recount
IMDb: 7.4
116

A chronicle of the weeks after the 2000 U.S. presidential election and the subsequent recounts in Florida.