History Movies
First Cow

First Cow

First Cow
IMDb: 7.1
122 min

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…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk
IMDb: 7.3
135 min

During the 13th Century, Zakhar Berkut and his wife Rada lead a group of high-landers in Carpathian Mountains. Unfortunately, their tranquil existence is soon threatened by Burunda Khan, a powerful…

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Genre: Action, 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: 7.4
100 min

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and the Band is a confessional, cautionary, and also sometimes funny story of Robbie Robertson’s young life and also the production of among one of…

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Radioactive

Radioactive

Radioactive
IMDb: 6.1
109 min

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…

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Curtiz

Curtiz

Curtiz
IMDb: 6.1
98 min

As America prepares to enter WW2, Hungarian film director Michael Curtiz grapples with political intervention and a dysfunctional relationship with his estranged daughter amid the troubled production of Casablanca in…

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Genre: Drama, History
Mamangam

Mamangam

Mamangam
IMDb: 6.7
157 min

Based on the medieval fair called Mamankam, which was celebrated every 12 years between 800 AD and 1755 AD, the story of the film is supposedly about a brave warrior…

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Chasing the Dragon II

Chasing the Dragon II

Chasing the Dragon II
IMDb: 5.8
101 min

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,…

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Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles

Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles

Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles
IMDb: 7.1
80 min

Paris, 1930. Luis Buñuel is penniless after the scandal surrounding the release of his first movie. Sculptor Ramón Acín, a good friend, buys a lottery ticket and promises Buñuel that…

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Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour
IMDb: 7.2
106 min

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

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Genre: Drama, History
Heroic Losers

Heroic Losers

Heroic Losers
IMDb: 7.6
116 min

August 2001, Alsina (east to Argentina, close to Atlantic Ocean). In a little town with absence of population and resources, former soccer player Fermín Pelassi and his wife Lidia decide…

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The Battle: Roar to Victory

The Battle: Roar to Victory

The Battle: Roar to Victory
IMDb: 5.3
135 min

In 1920, when Korea is under Japanese rule the Korean Independence Army’s Hae-chul and his subordinates are carrying out the operation to deliver funds to the Korean Provisional Government in…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
An Officer and a Spy

An Officer and a Spy

An Officer and a Spy
IMDb: 7.3
132 min

In 1894, French Captain Alfred Dreyfus is wrongfully convicted of treason and sentenced to life imprisonment at Devil’s Island.

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Genre: Drama, History
Curiosa

Curiosa

Curiosa
IMDb: 5.4
107 min

Paris 1895; Pierre is a Parisian dandy and poet on the verge of fame. He and his poet friend Henri are both madly in love with Marie, the cheeky daughter…

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Genre: Drama, History
Indestructible

Indestructible

Indestructible
IMDb: 5.2
90 min

The movie inspired by real events tells the story of the KV-1 tank’s crew heroic deed. Having a losing fight, the crew of Semyon Konovalov destroyed 16 enemy tanks, 2…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior

Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior

Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior
IMDb: 8.4
135 min

Tanhaji is an action epic about the titular Maratha warrior and Shivaji’s military commander who lost his father in a battle and grew up to become a fierce warrior with…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Wild Nights with Emily

Wild Nights with Emily

Wild Nights with Emily
IMDb: 6.2
84 min

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

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Genre: Comedy, History
Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones
IMDb: 7.2
141 min

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…

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While at War

While at War

While at War
IMDb: 7.4
107 min

July 18, 1936. Salamanca, Castilla and León (center to Spain). The Spanish army declares in the city the state of war, hoping to extend it to the rest of Spain…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Great War

The Great War

The Great War
IMDb: 7.0
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: History, War
Funan

Funan

Funan
IMDb: 7.0
84 min

Cambodia, once the ancient kingdom of Funan, April 17th, 1975. The entire country falls under the tyranny of Angkar, the communist party of the Khmer Rouge. The cities are abandoned,…

1917

1917

1917
IMDb: 8.6
118 min

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…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Kincsem

Kincsem

Kincsem
IMDb: 7.4
121 min

Ernõ Blaskovich lost everything after the Hungarian Revolution of 1848. Kincsem, a magnificent horse gives a purpose of his meaningless, self-destructing life. He gets a chance to gain everything back:…

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Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire
IMDb: 8.3
121 min

In 18th century France a young painter, Marianne, is commissioned to do the wedding portrait of Héloïse without her knowing. Therefore, Marianne must observe her model by day to paint…

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The Emperor of Paris

The Emperor of Paris

The Emperor of Paris
IMDb: 6.2
120 min

Paris, France, early 19th century. The legendary convict François Vidocq lives in disguise trying to escape from a tragic past that torments him. When, after an unfortunate event, he crosses…

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Queen Marie of Romania

Queen Marie of Romania

Queen Marie of Romania
IMDb: 9.7
110 min

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…

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Genre: Drama, History
Dark Waters

Dark Waters

Dark Waters
IMDb: N/A
N/A

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

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Genre: Drama, History
The Report

The Report

The Report
IMDb: 7.0
119 min

THE REPORT is a thriller based on actual events. Idealistic staffer Daniel J. Jones (Adam Driver) is tasked by his boss Senator Dianne Feinstein (Annette Bening) to lead an investigation…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Irishman

The Irishman

The Irishman
IMDb: 8.7
209 min

Frank “The Irishman” Sheeran is a man with a lot on his mind. The former labor union high official and hitman, learned to kill serving in Italy during the Second…

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Genre: Crime, History
Midway

Midway

Midway
IMDb: N/A
138 min

MIDWAY centers on the Battle of Midway, a clash between the American fleet and the Imperial Japanese Navy which marked a pivotal turning point in the Pacific Theater during WWII….

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Harriet

Harriet

Harriet
IMDb: 5.7
125 min

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, Harriet tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman’s escape from slavery and transformation into one of America’s…

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Genre: Drama, History
The King

The King

The King
IMDb: 6.5
133 min

Hal (Timothée Chalamet), wayward prince and reluctant heir to the English throne, has turned his back on royal life and is living among the people. But when his tyrannical father…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Dolemite Is My Name

Dolemite Is My Name

Dolemite Is My Name
IMDb: 6.5
118 min

Eddie Murphy portrays real-life legend Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who proved naysayers wrong when his hilarious, obscene, kung-fu fighting alter ego, Dolemite, became a 1970s Blaxploitation…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Kingdom

Kingdom

Kingdom
IMDb: 7.3
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
The Kill Team

The Kill Team

The Kill Team
IMDb: 7.3
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…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Robert the Bruce

Robert the Bruce

Robert the Bruce
IMDb: 5.6
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
Mission Mangal

Mission Mangal

Mission Mangal
IMDb: 6.6
130 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…

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Genre: Drama, History
My People, My Country

My People, My Country

My People, My Country
IMDb: N/A
N/A

An anthology film consist of 7 short stories directed by several different directors, which are based on 7 moments since the founding of People’s Republic of China.

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Genre: Drama, History
Judy

Judy

Judy
IMDb: 6.7
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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Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz
IMDb: 7.8
83 min

A fascinating portrait of Ben Ferencz, the last surviving Nuremberg Trial prosecutor, who continues to wage his lifelong crusade in the fight for law and peace.

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The Keeper

The Keeper

The Keeper
IMDb: 7.1
120 min

The Keeper tells the extraordinary love story between a young English woman and a German PoW, who together overcome prejudice, public hostility, and personal tragedy. While visiting a PoW camp…

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Genre: Drama, History, War