History Movies
The Testament (2017)

The Testament (2017)

The Testament (2017)
IMDb: 7.2
88 min

Yoel, a meticulous historian leading a significant debate against holocaust deniers, discovers that his mother carries a false identity. A mystery about a man who is willing to risk everything…

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Genre: Drama, History
Empire of Lust (2015)

Empire of Lust (2015)

Empire of Lust (2015)
IMDb: 5.9
113 min

Set in 1398. Kim Min-Jae (Shin Ha-Kyun) is the supreme commander of the Joseon Dynasty. He falls in love for the first time and for that woman he takes risks….

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15 Minutes of War (2019)

15 Minutes of War (2019)

15 Minutes of War (2019)
IMDb: 6.3
98 min

February 1976. Somalian rebels hijack a school bus carrying 21 French children and their teacher in Djibouti City. When the terrorists drive it to a no-man’s-land on the border between…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Saints and Soldiers (2003)

Saints and Soldiers (2003)

Saints and Soldiers (2003)
IMDb: 6.7
90 min

Five American soldiers fighting in Europe during World War II struggle to return to Allied territory after being separated from U.S. forces during the historic Malmedy Massacre.

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Dolemite Is My Name (2019)

Dolemite Is My Name (2019)

Dolemite Is My Name (2019)
IMDb: 7.3
118 min

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

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
The Rebels (2019)

The Rebels (2019)

The Rebels (2019)
IMDb: 4.3
82 min

Four rebellious teenagers in 1st century Roman-occupied Wales must flee their village and live in the wild after they accidentally kill a Roman soldier and cause an uprising. They must…

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Outlaw King (2018)

Outlaw King (2018)

Outlaw King (2018)
IMDb: 6.9
121 min

Forced into exile by the English after being crowned King of Scotland, legendary warrior Robert the Bruce fights to reclaim the throne.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
12 Strong (2018)

12 Strong (2018)

12 Strong (2018)
IMDb: 6.6
130 min

A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The King (2019)

The King (2019)

The King (2019)
IMDb: 7.2
140 min

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
War and Peace, Part IV: Pierre Bezukhov (1967)

War and Peace, Part IV: Pierre Bezukhov (1967)

War and Peace, Part IV: Pierre Bezukhov (1967)
IMDb: 8.2
100 min

As Moscow is set ablaze by the retreating Russians, the Rostovs flee their estate, taking wounded soldiers with them, and unbeknownst to them, also Andrei. Pierre, dressed as a peasant,…

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War and Peace, Part III: The Year 1812 (1967)

War and Peace, Part III: The Year 1812 (1967)

War and Peace, Part III: The Year 1812 (1967)
IMDb: 8.3
81 min

In 1812, Napoleon’s Army invades Russia. Kutuzov asks Bolkonsky to join him as a staff officer, yet the prince requests a command in the field. Pierre sets out to watch…

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Isadora (1968)

Isadora (1968)

Isadora (1968)
IMDb: 7.0
131 min

A biography of the dancer Isadora Duncan, the 1920s dancer who forever changed people’s ideas of ballet. Her nude, semi-nude, and pro-Soviet dance projects as well as her attitudes on…

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The Lion in Winter (1968)

The Lion in Winter (1968)

The Lion in Winter (1968)
IMDb: 7.9
134 min

1183 AD: King Henry II’s three sons all want to inherit the throne, but he won’t commit to a choice. They and his wife variously plot to force him. An…

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Genre: Drama, History
Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach (1968)

Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach (1968)

Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach (1968)
IMDb: 6.9
94 min

The life and music of Johann Sebastian Bach as presented by his wife, Anna.

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Genre: History, Music
The Post (2017)

The Post (2017)

The Post (2017)
IMDb: 7.2
116 min

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country’s first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government. Inspired by true…

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Genre: Drama, History
Gold (2017)

Gold (2017)

Gold (2017)
IMDb: 5.6
103 min

Spanish soldiers battle indigenous tribes and their own brutal natures as they search for a legendary city built of gold.

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Chasing the Dragon (2017)

Chasing the Dragon (2017)

Chasing the Dragon (2017)
IMDb: 6.8
128 min

An illegal immigrant from Mainland China sneaks into the corrupt British-colonized Hong Kong in 1963, transforming himself into a ruthless drug lord.

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Genre: Action, Crime, History
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)

Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)

Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
IMDb: 7.5
145 min

Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.

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Z (1969)

Z (1969)

Z (1969)
IMDb: 8.3
127 min

Repression is the rule of the day in this film that skewers Greek governance of the 1960s. Z, a leftist rabble rouser, is killed in what appears to be a…

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The Color of Pomegranates (1969)

The Color of Pomegranates (1969)

The Color of Pomegranates (1969)
IMDb: 7.7
79 min

The life of the revered 18th-century Armenian poet and musician Sayat-Nova. Portraying events in the life of the artist from childhood up to his death, the movie addresses in particular…

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Genre: Drama, History
Che! (1969)

Che! (1969)

Che! (1969)
IMDb: 4.9
96 min

Biography of Argentinian revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara, who helped Fidel Castro in his struggle against the corrupt Batista regime, eventually resulting in the overthrow of that government and Castro’s taking…

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Mohawk (2018)

Mohawk (2018)

Mohawk (2018)
IMDb: 4.5
91 min

A young Mohawk woman and her two lovers battle a squad of American soldiers hell-bent on revenge.

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The Eternal Road (2017)

The Eternal Road (2017)

The Eternal Road (2017)
IMDb: 7.1
103 min

Based on true events an epic story of one man’s struggle for survival. Jussi Ketola, returns to Finland from the great depression struck America only to face growing political unrest….

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Giant (2017)

Giant (2017)

Giant (2017)
IMDb: 6.7
114 min

Having fought in the First Carlist War, Martin returns to his family farm in Gipuzkoa only to find that his younger brother, Joaquín, towers over him in height. Convinced that…

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Genre: Drama, History
R-Point (2004)

R-Point (2004)

R-Point (2004)
IMDb: 6.3
107 min

On 07 January 1972, the South Korean base in Nah-Trang, Vietnam, receives a radio transmission from a missing platoon presumed dead.

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Maze (2017)

Maze (2017)

Maze (2017)
IMDb: 5.9
92 min

Inspired by the true events of the infamous 1983 prison breakout of 38 IRA prisoners from HMP Maze, which was to become the biggest prison escape in Europe since World…

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Seabiscuit (2003)

Seabiscuit (2003)

Seabiscuit (2003)
IMDb: 7.3
140 min

True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.

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Genre: Drama, History
Robert the Bruce (2019)

Robert the Bruce (2019)

Robert the Bruce (2019)
IMDb: 5.4
124 min

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

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Genre: History
Brexit: The Uncivil War (2019)

Brexit: The Uncivil War (2019)

Brexit: The Uncivil War (2019)
IMDb: 7.0
92 min

Political strategist Dominic Cummings leads a popular but controversial campaign to convince British voters to leave the European Union from 2015 up until the present day.

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The Great War (2020)

The Great War (2020)

The Great War (2020)
IMDb: 3.7
108 min

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.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Vice (2018)

Vice (2018)

Vice (2018)
IMDb: 7.2
132 min

George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney’s impressive résumé includes…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Battle of Britain (1969)

Battle of Britain (1969)

Battle of Britain (1969)
IMDb: 7.0
132 min

In 1940, the Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle against the might of the Luftwaffe for control of the skies over Britain, thus preventing the Nazi invasion of Britain.

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Genre: History, War
The Bridge at Remagen (1969)

The Bridge at Remagen (1969)

The Bridge at Remagen (1969)
IMDb: 6.7
115 min

In March of 1945, as the War in Europe is coming to a close, fighting erupts between German and American troops at the last remaining bridgehead across the Rhine.

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Genre: Action, History, War
My Uncle Benjamin (1969)

My Uncle Benjamin (1969)

My Uncle Benjamin (1969)
IMDb: 6.9
90 min

Benjamin is in love with Manette, the innkeeper’s beautiful daughter, but she has no intention of giving in to the young doctor until she sees the marriage contract, and marriage…

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Genre: Comedy, History
Killing Jesus (2015)

Killing Jesus (2015)

Killing Jesus (2015)
IMDb: 4.6
132 min

Jesus of Nazareth’s life and ministry were subject to seismic social and political events that led to his execution and changed the world forever.

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Ronaldo (2015)

Ronaldo (2015)

Ronaldo (2015)
IMDb: 6.4
92 min

Filmed over 14 months with unprecedented access into the inner circle of the man and the sport, this is the first official and fully authorised film of one of the…

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Best of Enemies (2015)

Best of Enemies (2015)

Best of Enemies (2015)
IMDb: 7.6
87 min

A documentary about the legendary series of nationally televised debates in 1968 between two great public intellectuals, the liberal Gore Vidal and the conservative William F. Buckley Jr. Intended as…

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Memories of the Sword (2015)

Memories of the Sword (2015)

Memories of the Sword (2015)
IMDb: 6.3
120 min

While in medieval Korea, a young girl sets out to revenge the betrayal and the death of her mother. But therefore she must face one of the most powerful men…

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Richard the Lionheart: Rebellion (2015)

Richard the Lionheart: Rebellion (2015)

Richard the Lionheart: Rebellion (2015)
IMDb: 2.6
96 min

The year is 1173. England and France are at war. The destiny of the two great powers has never been so intertwined. As King Henry’s wife, Queen Eleanor, is captured…

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Field of Lost Shoes (2015)

Field of Lost Shoes (2015)

Field of Lost Shoes (2015)
IMDb: 5.7
96 min

A group of teenage cadets sheltered from war at the Virginia Military Institute must confront the horrors of an adult world when they are called upon to defend the Shenandoah…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War