History Movies
Kalashnikov

Kalashnikov

Kalashnikov
IMDb: 5.9
105

Tank commander Kalashnikov is severely injured in battle in 1941. The accident leaves him incapacitated and unable to return to the front line. While recovering in the hospital he begins creating…

The Trial of the Chicago 7

The Trial of the Chicago 7

The Trial of the Chicago 7
IMDb: 6.8
130

What was intended to be a peaceful protest at the 1968 Democratic National Convention turned into a violent clash with police and the National Guard. The organizers of the protest—including…

Disclosure

Disclosure

Disclosure
IMDb: 7.3
107

An investigation of how Hollywood’s fabled stories have deeply influenced how Americans feel about transgender people, and how transgender people have been taught to feel about themselves.

I AM PATRICK

I AM PATRICK

I AM PATRICK
IMDb: 8.1
125

I AM PATRICK peels back centuries of legend and myth to tell the true story of Saint Patrick. Through historical re-enactments, expert interviews and Patrick’s own writings, experience the journey…

The Burning of Atlanta

The Burning of Atlanta

The Burning of Atlanta
IMDb: 5.1
N/A

“The Burning of Atlanta” is the story of the destruction of a major city near the end of the war, and the desperation and terror this causes in the lives…

Genre: Action, History
The Legend of Tomiris

The Legend of Tomiris

The Legend of Tomiris
IMDb: 6.8
156

This is the story of the life of the great queen of of the steppe – legendary Tomiris. She is destined to become a skillful warrior, survive the loss of…

Genre: Drama, History
Streltsov

Streltsov

Streltsov
IMDb: 7.1
101

By the age of twenty, Eduard Streltsov has everything one can dream of: talent, fame and love. He is the rising star of Soviet football. The whole country, with bated…

Max & Me

Max & Me

Max & Me
IMDb: 3.2
N/A
N/A

The story unfolds through a present-day encounter of an older man, Gunther, and a rebellious teenager, DJ, as the story of Father Max teaches the young boy about love and…

The Glorias

The Glorias

The Glorias
IMDb: 8.1
147

An equal rights crusader, journalist and activist: Gloria Steinem embodies these and more. From her role in the revolutionary women’s rights movement to her travels throughout the U.S. and around…

An Officer and a Spy

An Officer and a Spy

An Officer and a Spy
IMDb: 7.2
132

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

Malmoi

Malmoi

Malmoi
IMDb: 5.9
135

During the Japanese occupation, two men travel across the country compiling the first Korean language dictionary.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
IMDb: 6.8
119

Germany, 1933: Little Anna Kemper lives with her family in Berlin. Since her father, a famous theater critic, is an open opponent of the National Socialists, he has to flee…

Genre: Drama, Family, History
Matchless Mulan

Matchless Mulan

Matchless Mulan
IMDb: 3.8
90

During the Northern Wei Dynasty, Mulan joined the army for his father and returned with honor. Ten years later, Rouran broke the border again, and Mulan resolutely returned to the…

Genre: Action, History, War
Chen Qing Ling Zhi Luan Po

Chen Qing Ling Zhi Luan Po

Chen Qing Ling Zhi Luan Po
IMDb: 7.5
83

The story is set in when Qinghe Nie Sect was dealing with their ancestral knife tomb incident. Nie Mingjue brought Nie Huaisang alone to do good for others by restoring…

The Silent Natural

The Silent Natural

The Silent Natural
IMDb: 8.5
140

William Hoy was one of the first Deaf Major League Baseball players in the 1800’s. Being deaf, he introduced hand signals for strike and ball to the game and overcame…

The 24th

The 24th

The 24th
IMDb: 7.1
101

The 24th tells the incredibly powerful and timely true story of the all-black Twenty-Fourth United States Infantry Regiment, and the Houston Riot of 1917. The Houston Riot was a mutiny…

Genre: Drama, History
4 Presidents

4 Presidents

4 Presidents
IMDb: 7.0
N/A

Not Available

Emperor

Emperor

Emperor
IMDb: 6.4
99

An escaped slave travels north and has chance encounters with Frederick Douglass and John Brown. Based on the life story of Shields Green.

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Rising Free

Rising Free

Rising Free
IMDb: 7.4
109

Amidst the rugged Oregon territory, Rising Free is a visual masterpiece that showcases the harrowing journey of a young woman running from the throes of prejudice. Taken in by a…

Genre: Drama, History
Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot
IMDb: 4.3
N/A

King Arthur returns home after fighting the Roman Empire. His illegitimate son has corrupted the throne of Camelot and King Arthur must reunite with the wizard Merlin and the Knights…

Greyhound

Greyhound

Greyhound
IMDb: 1.2
91

A first-time captain leads a convoy of allied ships carrying thousands of soldiers across the treacherous waters of the “Black Pit” to the front lines of WW2. With no air…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
First Cow

First Cow

First Cow
IMDb: 6.9
122

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…

Genre: Drama, History
The Outpost

The Outpost

The Outpost
IMDb: 6.2
123

A small unit of U.S. soldiers, alone at the remote Combat Outpost Keating, located deep in the valley of three mountains in Afghanistan, battles to defend against an overwhelming force…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Hamilton

Hamilton

Hamilton
IMDb: 8.4
160

Presenting the tale of American founding father Alexander Hamilton, this filmed version of the original Broadway smash hit is the story of America then, told by America now.

Soldier’s Heart

Soldier’s Heart

Soldier’s Heart
IMDb: 6.1
N/A
N/A

Not Available

Genre: Drama, History, Short
Fanny Lye Deliver’d

Fanny Lye Deliver’d

Fanny Lye Deliver’d
IMDb: 5.4
110

On an isolated English farm in 1657, Fanny lives a quiet life with her oppressive husband John and their young son. One day their life is rocked with the arrival…

Wolf Hall

Wolf Hall

Wolf Hall
TMDb: 7.8
60 min

Following the fact-based historical book of the same name, this drama follows the rise of Cromwell as he becomes Henry the VIII’s closest advisor. England in the 1520s is a…

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Genre: Drama, History
Bloody Sunday

Bloody Sunday

Bloody Sunday
IMDb: 7.5
107

The dramatised story of the Irish civil rights protest march on January 30 1972 which ended in a massacre by British troops.

Wasp Network

Wasp Network

Wasp Network
IMDb: 6.1
128

Havana, Cuba, 1990. René González, an airplane pilot, unexpectedly flees the country, leaving behind his wife Olga and his daughter Irma, and begins a new life in Miami, where he…

The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk
IMDb: 7.3
110

The Mongol Empire had grown to the largest the world had ever known. It’s armies now laid siege to much of Eastern Europe. A small village fights for freedom in…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Torpedo

Torpedo

Torpedo
IMDb: 5.4
110

World War II: Resistance fighters accept a suicide mission to deliver a stolen Nazi submarine carrying atomic uranium. Hunted by Hitler’s army, the crew must outwit the German Navy to…

Jing wu feng yun: Chen Zhen

Jing wu feng yun: Chen Zhen

Jing wu feng yun: Chen Zhen
IMDb: 6.8
105

Seven years after the apparent death of Chen Zhen, who was shot after discovering who was responsible for his teacher’s death (Huo Yuanjia) in Japanese-occupied Shanghai. A mysterious stranger arrives…

Shi yue wei cheng

Shi yue wei cheng

Shi yue wei cheng
IMDb: 6.3
139

In 1905, revolutionist Sun Yat-Sen visits Hong Kong to discuss plans with Tongmenghui members to overthrow the Qing dynasty. But when they find out that assassins have been sent to…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac
IMDb: 7.5
137

Embarrassed by his large nose, a romantic poet/soldier romances his cousin by proxy.

The Legion

The Legion

The Legion
IMDb: 8.1
96

Noreno, a half-Roman, is entrusted with the mission of crossing the snowy mountains of Armenia, swarming with Parthian patrols, to seek help for his slowly dying men.

Jodhaa Akbar

Jodhaa Akbar

Jodhaa Akbar
IMDb: 7.4
213

Jodhaa Akbar is a sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between a great Mughal Emperor, Akbar and a Rajput princess, Jodhaa.

Rosogolla

Rosogolla

Rosogolla
IMDb: 7.2
138

Based in the backdrop of 19th century Bengal, Rosogolla is a story of a young man with a romantic heart and brilliant mind — Nabin Chandra Das, who had set…

Genre: Drama, History
Fagun Haway

Fagun Haway

Fagun Haway
IMDb: 8.3
136

Fagun Haway is a Bangladeshi historical drama film based on the novel Bou Kotha Kou by Tito Rahman. This movie based on the language movement during 1952 in East Pakistan.

Raise the Red Lantern

Raise the Red Lantern

Raise the Red Lantern
IMDb: 8.3
125

China in the 1920s. After her father’s death, 19 year old Songlian is forced to marry the much older lord of a powerful family. With three wives already, each living…

Katyn

Katyn

Katyn
IMDb: 7.8
122

On September 1st, 1939, Nazi Germany invades Poland, unleashing World War II. On September 17th, the Soviet Red Army crosses the border. The Polish army, unable to fight on two…

Genre: Drama, History, War