History Movies
Lady Jane

Lady Jane

Lady Jane
IMDb: 7.1
142

The death of King Henry VIII throws his kingdom into chaos because of succession disputes. His weak son, Edward, is on his deathbed. Anxious to keep England true to the…

The Devil Strikes at Night

The Devil Strikes at Night

The Devil Strikes at Night
IMDb: 7.2
100

Hamburg, Germany, 1944, during World War II. A serial killer terrorizes the city. When it seems clear that the local police are unable to catch him, forces as dark and…

Father & Soldier

Father & Soldier

Father & Soldier
IMDb: 5.8
109

1917. Bakary Diallo enlists in the French army to join his 17-year-old son, Thierno, who has been forcibly recruited. Sent to the front, they will have to face the war…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Sorrow and the Pity

The Sorrow and the Pity

The Sorrow and the Pity
IMDb: 8.2
259

From 1940 to 1944, France’s Vichy government collaborated with Nazi Germany. Marcel Ophüls mixes archival footage with 1969 interviews of a German officer and of collaborators and resistance fighters from…

His Only Son

His Only Son

His Only Son
IMDb: 6.2
106

By God’s order, Abraham was commanded to sacrifice his son Isaac on the mountain of Moriah. While traveling to the place of the sacrifice, alongside Isaac and two servants, Abraham…

Genre: Drama, History
BlackBerry

BlackBerry

BlackBerry
IMDb: 7.8
121

Two mismatched entrepreneurs – egghead innovator Mike Lazaridis and cut-throat businessman Jim Balsillie – joined forces in an endeavour that was to become a worldwide hit in little more than…

Mixed by Erry

Mixed by Erry

Mixed by Erry
IMDb: 7.5
110

The rise and fall of the pirate mixtape empire of three brothers from Naples, Italy, who brought pop music in the hands of a generation.

María Montez: The Movie

María Montez: The Movie

María Montez: The Movie
IMDb: 6.7
98

The story of Maria Montez, an exotic and glamorous Dominican actress who achieved fame and popularity in Hollywood and Europe until her untimely death in 1951.

Genre: Drama, History
A New Old Play

A New Old Play

A New Old Play
IMDb: 7.7
179

On a 1980s evening, the topmost clown-actor of the 20th century Sichuan opera, Qiu Fu passes away in an accident and half-unwillingly sets off for the Ghost City under the…

Genre: Drama, History
The Forbidden Reel

The Forbidden Reel

The Forbidden Reel
IMDb: 7.5
121

According to the official history of Afghanistan, ruthless destruction has always prevailed over art and creation; but there is another tale to be told, the forgotten account of a diverse…

The Hut

The Hut

The Hut
IMDb: 6.5
93

An attractive young woman has been called on to help rid a haunted family of its demons – the male heirs all die young, and one is now in a…

American Maroon

American Maroon

American Maroon
IMDb: 4.3
173

This film presents the untold history of Foundational Black American rebellions and maroon colonies that existed during the antebellum slavery period in America.

Nazis at Nuremberg: The Lost Testimony

Nazis at Nuremberg: The Lost Testimony

Nazis at Nuremberg: The Lost Testimony
IMDb: 8.2
89

Never-before-heard trial testimony reveals shocking new details about World War II and the inner workings of the Nazi war machine.

Kalev

Kalev

Kalev
IMDb: 7.5
91

It’s the summer of 1990. The Soviet Union is teetering on the verge of collapse, while the little Baltic nations struggle to take back their lost independence. The Soviet Union’s…

Genre: Drama, History
Ardal O’Hanlon: Tomb Raider

Ardal O’Hanlon: Tomb Raider

Ardal O’Hanlon: Tomb Raider
IMDb: 6.1
59

Ardal O’Hanlon explores a 1930s quest to find the first Irish men and women using archaeology, answering his deepest questions about what it means to be Irish.

The Legend & Butterfly

The Legend & Butterfly

The Legend & Butterfly
IMDb: 6.2
168

Oda Nobunaga and Nohime were originally married to mend a hostile relationship between neighbouring regions. Unfortunately, they were like oil and water, making for a somewhat unhappy marriage. When Oda’s…

Full River Red

Full River Red

Full River Red
IMDb: 6.5
157

During China’s Song Dynasty, A mysterious murder occurs at Chancellor Quin Hui’s residence after meeting delegates from the neighboring Jin Dynasty. The members become embroiled not just in a murder…

Maksym Osa: The Gold of Werewolf

Maksym Osa: The Gold of Werewolf

Maksym Osa: The Gold of Werewolf
IMDb: 6.6
100

Ukraine – 1636. Someone has attacked a battalion of cossacks that were transporting the gold of the Polish king. A cossack – Maksym Osa – tries to find the missing…

Siberian Sniper

Siberian Sniper

Siberian Sniper
IMDb: 5.8
95

After months of exhausting trench warfare, most of Major Belyaev’s battalion was destroyed. The area is ruled by German aces snipers. Hope for replenishment collapses when the convoy, in which…

Genre: History, War
Air

Air

Air
IMDb: 7.7
112

Discover the game-changing partnership between a then undiscovered Michael Jordan and Nike’s fledgling basketball division which revolutionized the world of sports and culture with the Air Jordan brand.

Genre: Drama, History
The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die

The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die

The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die
IMDb: 6.9
111

In the wake of King Edward’s death, Uhtred of Bebbanburg and his comrades adventure across a fractured kingdom in the hopes of uniting England at last.

Johnny

Johnny

Johnny
IMDb: 7
120

After a court order sends him to work at a hospice, an ex-criminal strikes up a friendship with a compassionate priest who changes his life.

Genre: Drama, History
Rhinegold

Rhinegold

Rhinegold
IMDb: 6.9
138

Xatar’s way from the ghetto to the top of the charts is as dramatic as it is daring: Fatih Akin’s new film is based on the autobiographical novel »Alles oder…

Sweet Black Film: The Birth of the Black Hero in Hollywood

Sweet Black Film: The Birth of the Black Hero in Hollywood

Sweet Black Film: The Birth of the Black Hero in Hollywood
IMDb: 6.9
53

In 1971, director Melvin Van Peebles turned the figure of the black hero in US cinema upside down with Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song: the story of the making of a…

The Forger

The Forger

The Forger
IMDb: 6.3
116

Jewish aesthete Cioma, 21, does not let anyone take away his joy of life, especially not the Nazis. In 1942, he has to find new ways to make his living…

Genre: Drama, History
Rebellion

Rebellion

Rebellion
IMDb: 6.3
105

Joe Arroyo and his musicians will embark together on this psychedelic journey through various hotel rooms. Rebelión is the portrait of a genius in the depths of his intimacy, the…

Rise & Fall: The World Trade Center

Rise & Fall: The World Trade Center

Rise & Fall: The World Trade Center
IMDb: 7.7
86

Through a unique architectural and engineering lens, “Rise & Fall: The World Trade Center” recounts the inspiring, true story behind an American icon, and the remarkable group of people who…

Prophet

Prophet

Prophet
IMDb: 5.5
140

Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski’s story sets the stage for the dramatic rise of Pope John Paul II and the fall of communism in Europe. Who is this prophetic man who battled…

Genre: Drama, History
The Harrisville Haunting: The Real Conjuring House

The Harrisville Haunting: The Real Conjuring House

The Harrisville Haunting: The Real Conjuring House
IMDb: 4.2
125

Four paranormal researchers and YouTubers document the paranormal claims of the Harrisville Farmhouse. The inspiration for the well known movie “The Conjuring”. Is it truly haunted?

Orders from Above

Orders from Above

Orders from Above
IMDb: 7
87

Adolf Eichmann is finally captured and brought to Israel to stand trial. Without enough evidence to prosecute him, Police Captain Avner Less must extract a confession from the mastermind of…

Genre: Drama, History
The Conference

The Conference

The Conference
IMDb: 7.4
107

On January 20, 1942, the Wannsee Conference takes place in Berlin, a meeting that had only one item on the agenda: The Final Solution, the organization of the systematic mass…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Parsley

Parsley

Parsley
IMDb: 6.3
85

In 1937, near the border between the Dominican Republic and Haiti, a young Haitian woman named Marie is expecting her first child with Frank, her doting Dominican husband. After her…

Genre: Drama, History
Shaakuntalam

Shaakuntalam

Shaakuntalam
IMDb: 4.6
N/A

Shakuntala, daughter of Meneka and Rishi Vishwamitra lives in forest with her teacher, Rishi Kanva. In the forest she meets King Dushyant, falls in love with him and the two…

Gorbachev. Heaven

Gorbachev. Heaven

Gorbachev. Heaven
IMDb: 6.9
101

An immersion into the intimacy of Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the USSR. The architect of perestroika and glasnost, who was praised in the West but reviled in his…

Man In The Arena

Man In The Arena

Man In The Arena
IMDb: 7.6
115

Man in the Arena is a feature-length documentary film exploring the life and accomplishments of media icon and political strategist Roger Ailes. Long before founding FOX News, Roger Ailes was…

Tetris

Tetris

Tetris
IMDb: 7.4
118

In 1988, American video game salesman Henk Rogers discovers the video game Tetris. When he sets out to bring the game to the world, he enters a dangerous web of…

Heroes of the Sky: The Mighty Eighth Air Force

Heroes of the Sky: The Mighty Eighth Air Force

Heroes of the Sky: The Mighty Eighth Air Force
IMDb: 7.5
88

Experience the story of the airmen that seismically shifted the Allies fortunes during World War II, known as the Mighty Eighth Airforce. Featuring never before seen archival footage, ride in…

Hitler’s Teen Killers

Hitler’s Teen Killers

Hitler’s Teen Killers
IMDb: 5.9
44

They grew up under the Nazi regime. They pledged to give their lives for Hitler. They were fanatics who would not be stopped. They were the 20,000 teenagers who made…

Big George Foreman: The Miraculous Story of the Once and Future Heavyweight Champion of the World

Big George Foreman: The Miraculous Story of the Once and Future Heavyweight Champion of the World

Big George Foreman: The Miraculous Story of the Once and Future Heavyweight Champion of the World
IMDb: 6.6
129

Fueled by an impoverished childhood, George Foreman channeled his anger into becoming an Olympic Gold medalist and World Heavyweight Champion, followed by a near-death experience that took him from the…

Genre: Drama, History
Southern Gospel

Southern Gospel

Southern Gospel
IMDb: 5.9
109

Samuel Allen’s life collapses, but he wants to pursue his childhood goals and become a preacher. To do this, the rock n roll star has to fight against his past…