History Movies
HD Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz
HD
IMDb: N/A
83

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.

Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans

Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans

Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans
IMDb: 6.5
N/A

Roman teenager Atti is forced to join the Roman army when one of his clever schemes falls foul of Emperor Nero. He is sent to “miserable, cold, wet Britain” where…

Union

Union

Union
IMDb: 6.3
135

A woman disguises herself as her dead brother, Henry, in order to survive in the Confederate ranks during the Civil War. He marries a widow to rescue her from an…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Enemy Within

Enemy Within

Enemy Within
IMDb: 3.6
109

When a Japanese pilot crash-lands on the tiny remote Hawaiian island of Ni’ihau, he is met with courtesy and traditional Hawaiian hospitality from the locals – until they discover he…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died

72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died

72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died
IMDb: N/A
N/A
130

The story is based on the life of Rifleman Jaswant Singh Rawat. 55 years ago during 1962 Indo-China war , when the destiny of war was pre decided, there stood…

Genre: History, War
California Winter

California Winter

California Winter
IMDb: 6.6
82

Young real estate agent Clara Morales encouraged risky loans to her clients during the housing boom. She must now rescue her father’s home from foreclosure – a consequence of the…

Genre: Drama, History
Nise: O Coração da Loucura

Nise: O Coração da Loucura

Nise: O Coração da Loucura
IMDb: 7.7
106

After being released from prison, Dr. Nise da Silveira is back at work in a psychiatric hospital on the outskirts of Rio de Janeirom where she refuses to employ the…

Print the Legend

Print the Legend

Print the Legend
IMDb: 7.1
100

3D printing is changing the world – from printing guns and human organs to dismantling the world’s industrial infrastructure by enabling home manufacturing. The 3D Printing revolution has begun. Who…

Cocaine Cowboys: Reloaded

Cocaine Cowboys: Reloaded

Cocaine Cowboys: Reloaded
IMDb: 7.7
152

In the 1980s, ruthless Colombian cocaine barons invaded Miami with a brand of violence unseen in this country since Prohibition-era Chicago. Cocaine Cowboys is the true story of how Miami…

Catching the Sun

Catching the Sun

Catching the Sun
IMDb: 6.9
90

An unemployed American worker, a Tea Party activist, and a Chinese solar entrepreneur. But who wins and who loses the battle for power in the 21st century? Through interwoven character…

L’Oriana

L’Oriana

L’Oriana
IMDb: 5.8
N/A

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Tenchi: The Samurai Astronomer

Tenchi: The Samurai Astronomer

Tenchi: The Samurai Astronomer
IMDb: 6.9
141

A chronicle of the life of Yasui Santetsu, a 17th century master of go who turned his attention to astronomy and created a new calendar for Japan. Based on the…

Genre: Drama, History
Nobi

Nobi

Nobi
IMDb: 6.4
87

In the final days of World War II, occupying Japanese forces in the Philippines face resistance from the local population and the American offensive. The dwindling Japanese soldiers attempt to…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Big Charity: The Death of America’s Oldest Hospital

Big Charity: The Death of America’s Oldest Hospital

Big Charity: The Death of America’s Oldest Hospital
IMDb: 8.2
64

This documentary film includes never-before-seen footage and exclusive interviews to tell the story of Charity Hospital, from its roots to its controversial closing in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. From…

The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young

The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young

The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young
IMDb: 7.8
90

In its first 25 years only 10 people have finished The Barkley Marathons. Based on a historic prison escape, this cult like race tempts people from around the world to…

The Book of Daniel

The Book of Daniel

The Book of Daniel
IMDb: 6.2
88

Taken into slavery after the fall of Jerusalem in 605 B.C., Daniel is forced to serve the most powerful king in the world, King Nebuchadnezzar. Faced with imminent death, Daniel…

Sangue del mio sangue

Sangue del mio sangue

Sangue del mio sangue
IMDb: 6.5
106

Northern Italy, 17th century. In a monastery, a nun accused of witchcraft tries to seduce a young confessor who refuses to yield to his searing temptation.

Genre: Drama, History
Linhas de Wellington

Linhas de Wellington

Linhas de Wellington
IMDb: 7.4
151

Passionate romance, brutal treachery, and selfless nobility are set against the background of Napoleon’s 1810 invasion of Portugal in Valeria Sarmiento’s intimate epic.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Hustlers Convention

Hustlers Convention

Hustlers Convention
IMDb: 7.7
96

The story of Sport and Spoon – two young hustlers who attend the eponymous convention, only to get tangled up in a financial disagreement that leads to a shootout, police…

Deep Time

Deep Time

Deep Time
IMDb: 7.3
89

Ancient oceans teeming with life, Norwegian settlers, Native Americans and multinational oil corporations find intimacy in deep time. Following up his 2009 feature Crude Independence (SXSW), Deep Time is director…

The Savage Peace

The Savage Peace

The Savage Peace
IMDb: 7.4
59

The Savage Peace reveals the appalling violence meted out to the defeated, especially to those ethnic Germans who had lived peacefully for centuries in neighbouring countries. Using rare and unseen…

Guillaume, la jeunesse du conquérant

Guillaume, la jeunesse du conquérant

Guillaume, la jeunesse du conquérant
IMDb: 6.6
90

In the year of 1066AD, William the Conqueror is about to embark from Dives-sur-Mer to conquer England. In the event that he would not return alive, Guillaume introduced his son…

Plaza Man

Plaza Man

Plaza Man
IMDb: 6.9
60

For 50 years now Robert Groden has tried to find the truth about who killed President John F. Kennedy. In his private life, as a father and husband, Robert’s obsessive…

The Lost Arcade

The Lost Arcade

The Lost Arcade
IMDb: 6.3
79

Chinatown Fair opened as a penny arcade on Mott Street in 1944. Over the decades, the dimly lit gathering place, known for its tic-tac-toe playing chicken, became an institution, surviving…

Don’t Blink – Robert Frank

Don’t Blink – Robert Frank

Don’t Blink – Robert Frank
IMDb: 7.4
82

The life and work of Robert Frank—as a photographer and a filmmaker—are so intertwined that they’re one in the same, and the vast amount of territory he’s covered, from The…

Kalo Pothi

Kalo Pothi

Kalo Pothi
IMDb: 8.9
90

We are in the year 2001, a temporary ceasefire brings a much-needed break to a small war-torn village in Northern Nepal, bringing much joy among the residents. Prakash and Kiran,…

Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain

Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain

Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain
IMDb: 7.3
103

Thirty years on from the 1984 Union Carbide plant malfunction, the consequences of which are tragically ongoing, A Prayer for Rain is the powerful and moving story of the Bhopal…

Genre: Drama, History
The Sunshine Makers

The Sunshine Makers

The Sunshine Makers
IMDb: 7.2
101

The story of Nicholas Sand and Tim Scully, the unlikely duo at the heart of 1960s American drug counter-culture.

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict
IMDb: 7.5
97

Bouncing between Europe and the United States as often as she would between lovers, Peggy Guggenheim’s life was as swirling as the design of her uncle’s museum, and reads more…

Shok

Shok

Shok
IMDb: 7.7
21

The friendship of two boys is tested to its limits as they battle for survival during the Kosovo war.

Genre: Drama, History, Short, War
Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art

Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art

Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art
IMDb: 7.3
72

The titular troublemakers are the New York–based Land (aka Earth) artists of the 1960s and 70s, who walked away from the reproducible and the commodifiable, migrated to the American Southwest,…

Marching to Zion

Marching to Zion

Marching to Zion
IMDb: 7.7
101

Documentary tracing the history of the Jewish people from the destruction of the temple in AD 70 to the modern-day nation of Israel. Through scriptural and historical evidence, DNA, mathematics,…

True Appaloosa

True Appaloosa

True Appaloosa
IMDb: 7.2
84

Horse breeder Scott Engstrom has been trying for years to prove that the Appaloosa, a rare American horse breed, came from Asia and not Spain. With only 109 true Appaloosas…

Larry Kramer in Love and Anger

Larry Kramer in Love and Anger

Larry Kramer in Love and Anger
IMDb: 7.1
82

From the onset of the AIDS epidemic, author Larry Kramer emerged as a fiery activist, an Old Testament-style prophet full of righteous fury who denounced both the willful inaction of…

Chaos on the Bridge

Chaos on the Bridge

Chaos on the Bridge
IMDb: 6.9
59

Canadian acting legend William Shatner takes viewers inside the creation of Star Trek: The Next Generation, the bold attempt in 1986 to recreate the success of the original television series,…

The Last Battle of the Vikings

The Last Battle of the Vikings

The Last Battle of the Vikings
IMDb: 6.3
N/A

Documentary on viking life and conquest.

A Venue for the End of the World

A Venue for the End of the World

A Venue for the End of the World
IMDb: 6.5
95

Haunted by uncanny similarities between Nazi stage techniques and the showmanship employed by modern entertainers, a filmmaker investigates the dangers of audience manipulation and leader worship.

Bomber Boys

Bomber Boys

Bomber Boys
IMDb: 6.6
89

Brothers Colin and Ewan McGregor follow up their documentary The Battle of Britain with a film exploring Bomber Command, a rarely told story from the Second World War. The film…

Patterns of Evidence: Exodus

Patterns of Evidence: Exodus

Patterns of Evidence: Exodus
IMDb: 7.7
115

A debate rages over the credibility of the Bible. Most archaeologists today have concluded that there’s no evidence that the Exodus of Israelite slaves from Egypt ever happened. Filmmaker Timothy…

Marvel 75 Years: From Pulp to Pop!

Marvel 75 Years: From Pulp to Pop!

Marvel 75 Years: From Pulp to Pop!
IMDb: 7.7
41

In celebration of the publisher’s 75th anniversary, the hour-long special will take a detailed look at the company’s journey from fledgling comics publisher to multi-media juggernaut. Hosted by Emily VanCamp…