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

Not Available

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…

Above and Beyond

Above and Beyond

Above and Beyond
IMDb: 6.5
90

In 1948, a group of World War II pilots volunteered to fight for Israel in the War of Independence.

Lambert & Stamp

Lambert & Stamp

Lambert & Stamp
IMDb: 6.8
120

In this crazy, chaotic gospel of chance, aspiring filmmakers Chris Stamp and Kit Lambert set out to search for a subject for their underground movie, leading them to discover, mentor,…

Lonesome Dove Church

Lonesome Dove Church

Lonesome Dove Church
IMDb: 5.1
90

The true story of the formation of the Lonesome Dove Church in Texas.

Genre: History, Western
Heosamgwan maehyeolgi

Heosamgwan maehyeolgi

Heosamgwan maehyeolgi
IMDb: 6.8
124

Set in a village right after the Korean War, poor but good-hearted Heo Sam-gwan sets out to win the most beautiful girl in the village, Heo Ok-ran, by selling his…

The Better Angels

The Better Angels

The Better Angels
IMDb: 5.6
95

At an isolated log cabin in the harsh wilderness of Indiana circa 1817, the rhythms of love, tragedy, and the daily hardships of life on the developing frontier shaped one…

Bai niao chao feng

Bai niao chao feng

Bai niao chao feng
IMDb: 7.5
110

The life and trials of You Tianming, a young suona apprentice who forms his own suona troupe at a time when the traditions of suona music are declining in Chinese…

Genre: Drama, History, Music
United Passions

United Passions

United Passions
IMDb: 7.2
110

An epic, untold story that brings to life the inspiring saga of the World Cup and the three determined men who created it. Driven by their vision and passion, three…

Genre: Drama, History, Sport
No God, No Master

No God, No Master

No God, No Master
IMDb: 5.8
94

A plot to overthrow the United States government is uncovered in New York City in the summer of 1919 when William Flynn, a field agent for the Bureau of Investigation,…

Story of My Death

Story of My Death

Story of My Death
IMDb: 6.8
148

Famous lover Casanova (Vicenç Altaió), now long past his prime, meets Count Dracula (Eliseu Huertas) during a journey to Transylvania.

Genre: Drama, History
Les anarchistes

Les anarchistes

Les anarchistes
IMDb: 5.9
101

Set in 1899 Paris, a young police sergeant is chosen to infiltrate a group of anarchists, an opportunity he sees to rise through the ranks. However, he soon finds himself…

Wang chao de nu ren: Yang Gui Fei

Wang chao de nu ren: Yang Gui Fei

Wang chao de nu ren: Yang Gui Fei
IMDb: 7.3
122

The tragic story of a Tang Dynasty imperial consort who was the favorite of the Emperor Xuanzong.

Mysteries at the Monument

Mysteries at the Monument

Mysteries at the Monument
IMDb: 8.1
N/A

Not Available

Our Man in Tehran

Our Man in Tehran

Our Man in Tehran
IMDb: 7.1
85

Chronicles the true story behind Argo’s Hollywood embellishments by looking at the efforts of the venerable Ken Taylor, Canada’s former ambassador to Iran, who personally sheltered six American diplomats in…

Glory Daze: The Life and Times of Michael Alig

Glory Daze: The Life and Times of Michael Alig

Glory Daze: The Life and Times of Michael Alig
IMDb: 7.2
135

A review of the wild New York City nightlife of the 90s. The cast of characters who made up the infamous Club Kids speak candidly about that era, culminating with…

Revelation: The Bride, the Beast & Babylon

Revelation: The Bride, the Beast & Babylon

Revelation: The Bride, the Beast & Babylon
IMDb: 7.3
62

Going to the very heart of the Bible’s most challenging Book, this one hour documentary decodes the visions of Revelation 12 and 17 for everyone to understand. Journeying from the…

A Year in Burgundy

A Year in Burgundy

A Year in Burgundy
IMDb: 6.9
88

This documentary follows seven wine-making families in the Burgundy region of France, delving into the cultural and creative process of making wine. You’ll never look at wine the same way…

Hue: A Matter of Colour

Hue: A Matter of Colour

Hue: A Matter of Colour
IMDb: 7.4
86

A documentary that weaves together personal journeys, historical facts and expert analysis to show the world through the eyes of those touched by the issue of “colourism”.

Neko zamurai: Minami no shima e iku

Neko zamurai: Minami no shima e iku

Neko zamurai: Minami no shima e iku
IMDb: 6.4
N/A

The Edo period. Once a famous swordsman, Kyutaro Madarame, aka “Madara the Devil,” is now a masterless samurai. When a white cat called Tamanojo appears before Kyutaro, the encounter changes…

Genre: Comedy, History
Samurai Warrior Queens

Samurai Warrior Queens

Samurai Warrior Queens
IMDb: 7.6
N/A

Not Available

That’s Not Funny

That’s Not Funny

That’s Not Funny
IMDb: 7.0
90

That’s Not Funny is an examination of the history of taboo subjects and controversy in comedy, and one comedy fan’s heartfelt and passionate defense of an art form.

The Story of Technoviking

The Story of Technoviking

The Story of Technoviking
IMDb: 6.5
90

Imagine this: you go dancing at a parade, there you will be filmed and suddenly this movie appears on the net. An artist makes art out of these images. From…

The Codebreaker Who Hacked Hitler

The Codebreaker Who Hacked Hitler

The Codebreaker Who Hacked Hitler
IMDb: 7.8
59

Gordon Welchman was one of the original elite codebreakers crucial to the allies defeating the Nazis in World War II. He is the forgotten genius of Bletchley Park. Filmed extensively…

White Lies

White Lies

White Lies
IMDb: 6.8
96

A medicine woman – a giver of life – is asked to hide a secret which may protect one life but which will destroy another.

Genre: Drama, History
Levitated Mass

Levitated Mass

Levitated Mass
IMDb: 6.8
88

The artist behind the sensation of a $10 million, 22-city tour, and the international media storm that ensued.

Return to the Hiding Place

Return to the Hiding Place

Return to the Hiding Place
IMDb: 7.6
102

When a young resistance fighter witnesses atrocities towards the Jews, he’s drawn into a web of espionage and clandestine activities. When he meets a young physics students and resistance journalist…

Charlie Victor Romeo

Charlie Victor Romeo

Charlie Victor Romeo
IMDb: 6.4
80

Award winning theatrical documentary derived entirely from ‘Black Box’ transcripts of six real-life major airline emergencies brought to the screen with cutting-edge stereoscopic 3D technology.

Kiyosu kaigi

Kiyosu kaigi

Kiyosu kaigi
IMDb: 7.2
135

After the forced suicide of Nobunaga Oda at the Incident at Honnō-ji, powerful figures Katsuie Shibata (Koji Yakusho), Hideyoshi Toyotomi (Yo Oizumi), Nagahide Niwa (Fumiyo Kohinata) and Tsuneoki Ikeda (Koichi…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden
IMDb: 7.1
126

Darwin meets Hitchcock in this documentary. Directors Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine have created a parable about the search for paradise, set in the brutal yet alluring landscape of the…

The Gospel of Us

The Gospel of Us

The Gospel of Us
IMDb: 7.4
105

Film version of the 72 hour Passion play performed in Port Talbot, Wales during Easter 2011

Genre: Drama, History
Factory Complex

Factory Complex

Factory Complex
IMDb: 6.9
95

The drastic economic development in South Korea once surprised the rest of the world. However, behind of it was an oppression the marginalized female laborers had to endure. The film…

Bushi no kondate

Bushi no kondate

Bushi no kondate
IMDb: 6.4
122

Set within the Kaga Domain in the Edo Period. Oharu is an excellent cook and recognized for her skills. Due to her cooking talents, she marries Yasunobu, who is an…

Genre: Drama, History
The Sound of Music Live!

The Sound of Music Live!

The Sound of Music Live!
IMDb: 7.1
180

The Sound of Music Live! is a television special that was originally broadcast by NBC on December 5, 2013. Produced by Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, the special was an…

Louis Cyr

Louis Cyr

Louis Cyr
IMDb: 6.4
130

Biopic of Louis Cyr, strongest man in the world at the end of the 19th Century.

All American High Revisited

All American High Revisited

All American High Revisited
IMDb: 7.7
85

In 1984—before cell phones, the web, and reality TV, a young director set out to document a year in the life of a typical California high school. The result was…

From Scotland with Love

From Scotland with Love

From Scotland with Love
IMDb: 8.1
76

“Made entirely of Scottish film archive, a journey into our collective past, the film explores universal themes of love, loss, resistance, migration, work and play. Ordinary people, some long since…

Teenage

Teenage

Teenage
IMDb: 6.2
80

Teenagers did not exist before the 20th century. Not until the early 1950s did the term gain widespread recognition, but with Teenage, Matt Wolf offers compelling evidence that “teenagers” had…

The Ghost Army

The Ghost Army

The Ghost Army
IMDb: 6.5
68

During World War II, a hand-picked group of American GI’s undertook a bizarre mission: create a traveling road show of deception on the battlefields of Europe, with the German Army…

Our Nixon

Our Nixon

Our Nixon
IMDb: 7.2
84

Never before seen Super 8 home movies filmed by Richard Nixon’s closest aides – and convicted Watergate conspirators – offer a surprising and intimate new look into his Presidency.

The Answer

The Answer

The Answer
IMDb: 5.6
108

In the quest for finding a deeper meaning to life, this is a true story of an American seeker who forsakes the worldly life to enter upon an amazing spiritual…

Daddy

Daddy

Daddy
IMDb: 6.4
134

Set in the 70’s era of Mumbai and raised in the impoverished dagdi chawl’s, mill worker Arun Gulab Gawli rises to the position of a dreaded don, a politician and…

Hitlers Hollywood

Hitlers Hollywood

Hitlers Hollywood
IMDb: 7.3
100

Film journalist and critic Rüdiger Suchsland examines German cinema from 1933, when the Nazis came into power, until 1945, when the Third Reich collapsed.

Gekijouban Sengoku Basara: The Last Party

Gekijouban Sengoku Basara: The Last Party

Gekijouban Sengoku Basara: The Last Party
IMDb: 6.5
95

The story of the film is set after the conflict instigated by Toyotomi Hideyoshi ended, but not before the Battle of Sekigahara determines who shall be the Shogun of Japan.

Day of the Falcon

Day of the Falcon

Day of the Falcon
IMDb: 6.7
130

On the Arabian Peninsula in the 1930s, two warring leaders come face to face. The victorious Nesib, Emir of Hobeika, lays down his peace terms to rival Amar, Sultan of…

Pathfinders: In the Company of Strangers

Pathfinders: In the Company of Strangers

Pathfinders: In the Company of Strangers
IMDb: 3.5
91

Untold and lost history. A true story of the American Pathfinders, the volunteer paratroopers whose deadly mission was to land 30 minutes before the Normandy invasion, locate and mark strategic…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Lady

The Lady

The Lady
IMDb: 7.1
135

The story of Aung San Suu Kyi as she becomes the core of Burma’s democracy movement, and her relationship with her husband, writer Michael Aris.

Oakie’s Outback Adventures

Oakie’s Outback Adventures

Oakie’s Outback Adventures
IMDb: 5.0
92

Oakie, a young blue heeler pup, is supposed to be delivered to Texas, USA, but through a courier bungle he ends up in Texas, Queensland, in Outback Australia. Oakie is…

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
IMDb: 6.1
104

A story set in 19th century China and centered on the lifelong friendship between two girls who develop their own secret code as a way to contend with the rigid…

Genre: Drama, History
21 Brothers

21 Brothers

21 Brothers
IMDb: 5.0
95

21 Brothers tells the story of the Canadian 21st Battalion as they prepare for the battle of Courcellette in WWI. Taking place in real time, the film follows Sgt. Reid…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Sai de ke · ba lai: Tai yang qi

Sai de ke · ba lai: Tai yang qi

Sai de ke · ba lai: Tai yang qi
IMDb: 7.5
144

Mouna Rudo was born and raised among the Seediq people, an indigenous tribe in Taiwan, and as he grew to be a man he became a member of the Seediq…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
The Legend of Hell’s Gate: An American Conspiracy

The Legend of Hell’s Gate: An American Conspiracy

The Legend of Hell’s Gate: An American Conspiracy
IMDb: 4.4
108

In 1870s Texas, a ruthless bounty hunter and an Irish desperado flee the law with a young criminal claiming to possess a treasure more valuable than gold. Crossing paths with…

Winnie Mandela

Winnie Mandela

Winnie Mandela
IMDb: 6.0
107

A drama that chronicles the life of Winnie Mandela from her childhood through her marriage and her husband’s incarceration.

The History of the World in 2 Hours

The History of the World in 2 Hours

The History of the World in 2 Hours
IMDb: 7.0
120

Did you know that 1% of the white noise you see on old televisions is background radiation from The Big Bang? That the gold on a wedding ring comes from…

Hell and Back Again

Hell and Back Again

Hell and Back Again
IMDb: 6.5
88

What does it mean to lead men in war? What does it mean to come home? Hell and Back Again is a cinematically revolutionary film that asks and answers these…

Alone in the Wilderness Part II

Alone in the Wilderness Part II

Alone in the Wilderness Part II
IMDb: 8.5
60

Dick Proenneke’s simple, yet profound account of his 30 year adventure in the remote Alaska wilderness continues in this sequel to “Alone in the Wilderness”. Watch through his eyes as…

Hyultu

Hyultu

Hyultu
IMDb: 5.9
111

In the 11th year of Kwang Hae-gun, Jo-seon soldiers go to war with China after an invasion. In the middle of Manchu, three people who have barely survived are being…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
United

United

United
IMDb: 7.5
90

United is based on the true story of Manchester United’s legendary “Busby Babes”, the youngest side ever to win the Football League and the 1958 Munich Air Crash that claimed…

Genre: Drama, History, Sport
The Cup

The Cup

The Cup
IMDb: 7.2
106

At the heart of this true story is Damien Oliver, a young jockey who loses his only brother in a tragic racing accident, hauntingly reflecting of the way their father…

Ghost Ships of the Great Lakes

Ghost Ships of the Great Lakes

Ghost Ships of the Great Lakes
IMDb: 6.7
N/A

Not Available

The Sacred Science

The Sacred Science

The Sacred Science
IMDb: 7.5
77

Diabetes. Prostate cancer. Alcoholism. Parkinson’s diseases. Just a handful of many common illnesses that Western medicine has been inadequate in curing or treating. Witness the story of eight brave souls…

Centurion

Centurion

Centurion
IMDb: 6.4
97

Britain, A.D. 117. Quintus Dias, the sole survivor of a Pictish raid on a Roman frontier fort, marches north with General Virilus’ legendary Ninth Legion, under orders to wipe the…

The Legend Is Born: Ip Man

The Legend Is Born: Ip Man

The Legend Is Born: Ip Man
IMDb: 7.1
100

Featuring some of the most spectacular, innovative and explosive martial arts ever staged, The Legend Is Born is the remarkable true story of the early life of Ip Man, the…

Ip Man 2

Ip Man 2

Ip Man 2
IMDb: 7.6
109

Having defeated the best fighters of the Imperial Japanese army in occupied Shanghai, Ip Man and his family settle in post-war Hong Kong.Struggling to make a living, Master Ip opens…

Holy Rollers

Holy Rollers

Holy Rollers
IMDb: 5.9
89

Inspired by actual events in the late nineties when Hasidic Jews were recruited as mules to smuggle ecstasy from Europe into the United States.

Black Death

Black Death

Black Death
IMDb: 6.4
102

As the plague decimates medieval Europe, rumours circulate of a village immune from the plague. There is talk of a necromancer who leads the village and is able to raise…

The Way Back

The Way Back

The Way Back
IMDb: 7.3
133

Peter Weir’s follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of man’s struggle for freedom. At the dawn of…

Ong-bak 3

Ong-bak 3

Ong-bak 3
IMDb: 5.0
95

Ong Bak 3 picks up where Ong Bak 2 had left off. Tien is captured and almost beaten to death before he is saved and brought back to the Kana…

The Bang Bang Club

The Bang Bang Club

The Bang Bang Club
IMDb: 7.0
106

In the early to mid ’90s, when the South African system of apartheid was in its death throes, four photographers – Greg Marinovich, Kevin Carter, Ken Oosterbroek and João Silva…

Secretariat

Secretariat

Secretariat
IMDb: 7.2
123

Housewife and mother Penny Chenery agrees to take over her ailing father’s Virginia-based Meadow Stables, despite her lack of horse-racing knowledge. Against all odds, Chenery – with the help of…

Rubble Kings

Rubble Kings

Rubble Kings
IMDb: 7.1
71

Through archival footage Nicholson tells the story of the real Warriors that walked the streets of New York City in the 1970s and the harsh reality of gang life in…

Madrasapattinam

Madrasapattinam

Madrasapattinam
IMDb: 7.8
159

The movie begins as an old English woman Amy Wilkinson (Carole Trungmar) almost at her death bed in London, wants to come down to Chennai in search of a young…

Su Qi-er

Su Qi-er

Su Qi-er
IMDb: 6.4
115

Su Qi-Er, a wealthy man living during the Qing Dynasty who loses his fortune and reputation as a result of a conspiracy against him. After being forced out onto the…

The King’s Speech

The King’s Speech

The King’s Speech
IMDb: 8.0
118

The King’s Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George (‘Bertie’) reluctantly assumes the throne….

L’assaut

L’assaut

L’assaut
IMDb: 6.1
90

Saturday 24th December 1994. Four GIA terrorists hijack an Air France A300 Airbus at the Algiers airport. The Airbus, bound for Paris, has 227 passengers on board. No one knows…

Da bing xiao jiang

Da bing xiao jiang

Da bing xiao jiang
IMDb: 7.0
96

The story of a farmer forced into conscription, who has been looking to get out of the army ever since. His great chance arrives when he stumbles upon a wounded…

The Conspirator

The Conspirator

The Conspirator
IMDb: 6.9
122

Mary Surratt is the lone female charged as a co-conspirator in the assassination trial of Abraham Lincoln. As the whole nation turns against her, she is forced to rely on…

Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Beneath Hill 60

Beneath Hill 60

Beneath Hill 60
IMDb: 7.1
122

The true story of Australia’s cat-and-mouse underground mine warfare – one of the most misunderstood, misrepresented and mystifying conflicts of WW I. It was a secret struggle BENEATH the Western…

Genre: Drama, History, War
[16+] The Servant

[16+] The Servant

[16+] The Servant
IMDb: 6.5
124

When Mong-lyong decides to take him under his wing, Bang-ja gets to share a room with the wise, MA. While sharing the room, MA teaches Bang-ja of all the arts…

Cave of Forgotten Dreams

Cave of Forgotten Dreams

Cave of Forgotten Dreams
IMDb: 7.4
90

Werner Herzog gains exclusive access to film inside the Chauvet caves of Southern France, capturing the oldest known pictorial creations of humankind in their astonishing natural setting.

Last Day of the Dinosaurs

Last Day of the Dinosaurs

Last Day of the Dinosaurs
IMDb: 7.4
66

Last Day of the Dinosaurs is a 2010 Discovery Channel television documentary about the extinction of the dinosaurs. It portrays the Alvarez hypothesis as the cause of extinction.

Gekijouban Gintama: Shin’yaku benizakura hen

Gekijouban Gintama: Shin’yaku benizakura hen

Gekijouban Gintama: Shin’yaku benizakura hen
IMDb: 7.5
96

Odd Jobs Gin has taken on a lot of odd work in the past, and when you’re a Jack of All Trades agency based in a feudal Japan that’s been…

The Special Relationship

The Special Relationship

The Special Relationship
IMDb: 6.8
93

A dramatisation that follows Tony Blair’s journey from political understudy waiting in the wings of the world arena to accomplished prime minister standing confidently in the spotlight of centre stage….

Made in Dagenham

Made in Dagenham

Made in Dagenham
IMDb: 7.2
113

A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.

Into the Storm

Into the Storm

Into the Storm
IMDb: 7.1
100

This powerful follow-up to “The Gathering Storm” follows Churchill from 1940 to 1945 as he guided his beleaguered nation through the crucible of the war years–even as his marriage was…

Machete Maidens Unleashed

Machete Maidens Unleashed

Machete Maidens Unleashed
IMDb: 7.4
85

In the final decades of the 20th century, the Philippines was a country where low-budget exploitation-film producers were free to make nearly any kind of movie they wanted, any way…

Les Misérables in Concert: The 25th Anniversary

Les Misérables in Concert: The 25th Anniversary

Les Misérables in Concert: The 25th Anniversary
IMDb: 8.8
178

This concert, recorded to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the landmark musical Les Miserables, gathers the casts of the show’s 2010 original production at the Queen’s Theatre, the 1985 original…

Exit Through the Gift Shop

Exit Through the Gift Shop

Exit Through the Gift Shop
IMDb: 8.0
87

Banksy is a graffiti artist with a global reputation whose work can be seen on walls from post-hurricane New Orleans to the separation barrier on the Palestinian West Bank. Fiercely…

Jian yu

Jian yu

Jian yu
IMDb: 6.9
117

Set in ancient China, Zeng Jing is a skilled assassin who finds herself in possession of a mystical Buddhist monk’s remains. She begins a quest to return the remains to…

Jin yi wei

Jin yi wei

Jin yi wei
IMDb: 6.4
114

Trained in clandestine combat from childhood, the Jinyiwei were masters of the 14 Blades; eight being for torture, five for killing, and the last blade reserved for suicide when a…

The Battle of Britain

The Battle of Britain

The Battle of Britain
IMDb: 8.0
90

Seventy years on, brothers Colin and Ewan McGregor take viewers through the key moments of the Battle of Britain, when ‘the few’ of the RAF faced the might of the…

Sybil Ludington

Sybil Ludington

Sybil Ludington
IMDb: 3.8
N/A

Not Available

Genre: Drama, Family, History
Zhao shi gu er

Zhao shi gu er

Zhao shi gu er
IMDb: 6.5
128

For generations the Zhao family has wielded power, until their mortal enemy TU’AN GU slaughters the entire clan, determined to wipe out their influence forever. But one Zhao baby survives…

Portretul luptatorului la tinerete

Portretul luptatorului la tinerete

Portretul luptatorului la tinerete
IMDb: 7.8
163

When the Soviet Army marched into Romania in 1944, a part of the Romanian population went “into the mountains” – a diverse assortment of nationalists and fascists, liberals, apolitical farmers…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Tropico de Sangre

Tropico de Sangre

Tropico de Sangre
IMDb: 6.8
116

Dominican Republic is under the sway of dictator Rafael Leonidas Trujillo Molina, who has ruled the country with an iron fist since 1930. The Mirabal Sisters, Patria, Minerva, and María…

Genre: Drama, History
Please Remove Your Shoes

Please Remove Your Shoes

Please Remove Your Shoes
IMDb: 6.5
N/A

A documentary about the US government’s broken promise to keep our airlines secure, and the personal stories of a few people who know the truth – congressmen, air marshals, aviation…

Reparando

Reparando

Reparando
IMDb: 7.0
N/A

On the morning of June 18. 1954, the US CIA dropped leaflets in Guatemala City demanding the resignation of the president. Guatemala was ravaged by Civil War for the next…

Hey, Boo: Harper Lee and ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’

Hey, Boo: Harper Lee and ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’

Hey, Boo: Harper Lee and ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’
IMDb: 7.4
82

Hey, Boo explores the life of reclusive author Nelle Harper Lee, shedding light on the context and history of her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird.

Six Shooters

Six Shooters

Six Shooters
IMDb: 7.6
100

Aballay was a bad tempered gaucho. After killing a man, the terrified look of the victim’s son raised his consciousness about his savagery. Years go by, that kid’s look doesn’t…

Gobeklitepe: The World’s First Temple

Gobeklitepe: The World’s First Temple

Gobeklitepe: The World’s First Temple
IMDb: 7.6
80

While challenging common beliefs on the history of civilization, the film takes the audience back to 12 thousand years ago, to Gobeklitepe, an ancient site recently found in SanliUrfa, Turkiye….

Bill Cunningham New York

Bill Cunningham New York

Bill Cunningham New York
IMDb: 7.1
84

Chronicles a man who is obsessively interested in only one thing, the pictures he takes that document the way people dress. The 80-year-old New York Times photographer has two columns…

Miral

Miral

Miral
IMDb: 7.4
112

A drama centered on an orphaned Palestinian girl growing up in the wake of the first Arab-Israeli war who finds herself drawn into the conflict.

Genre: Drama, History
Toast

Toast

Toast
IMDb: 6.7
90

An adaptation of celebrity chef Nigel Slater’s bestselling memoir, ‘Toast’ is the ultimate nostalgic trip through everything edible in 1960’s Britain. Nigel’s mother was always a poor cook, but her…

The Final Quarter

The Final Quarter

The Final Quarter
IMDb: 7.7
N/A

Not Available

Gwen

Gwen

Gwen
IMDb: 5.5
84

A mysterious — and suspicious — run of ill fortune plagues a teenage girl and her mother and sister on their hillside farm in this folk story set in the…

The Iron Orchard

The Iron Orchard

The Iron Orchard
IMDb: 3.6
N/A

“The Iron Orchard” is the story of Jim McNeely, a young man thrust into the vibrant and brutal West Texas oilfields in 1939, who works his way through the ranks…

Castle Keep

Castle Keep

Castle Keep
IMDb: 6.8
105

During the Battle of the Bulge, an anachronistic count shelters a ragtag squad of Americans in his isolated castle hoping they will defend it against the advancing Germans.

Midway

Midway

Midway
IMDb: 6.8
132

This war drama depicts the U.S. and Japanese forces in the naval Battle of Midway, which became a turning point for Americans during World War II.

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Casualties of War

Casualties of War

Casualties of War
IMDb: 7.1
113

During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the actual events of an incident on…

Genre: Crime, Drama, History, War
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
IMDb: 7.4
138

After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to…

Munich

Munich

Munich
IMDb: 7.6
164

During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits…

Hunger

Hunger

Hunger
IMDb: 7.6
96

The story of Bobby Sands, the IRA member who led the 1981 hunger strike in which Republican prisoners tried to win political status. It dramatises events in the Maze prison…

Black Hawk Down

Black Hawk Down

Black Hawk Down
IMDb: 7.7
144

When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, and the Americans suffer heavy…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Gettysburg

Gettysburg

Gettysburg
IMDb: 7.7
254

Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Last Samurai

The Last Samurai

The Last Samurai
IMDb: 7.7
154

Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare, which finds him learning to respect the samurai and the honorable principles that…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Malcolm X

Malcolm X

Malcolm X
IMDb: 7.7
202

A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the ’50s, he became a Black Muslim and…

The Decline of Western Civilization

The Decline of Western Civilization

The Decline of Western Civilization
IMDb: 7.7
100

The Los Angeles punk music scene circa 1980 is the focus of this film. With Alice Bag Band, Black Flag, Catholic Discipline, Circle Jerks, Fear, Germs, and X.

Cinderella Man

Cinderella Man

Cinderella Man
IMDb: 8.0
144

The true story of boxer, Jim Braddock who, in the 1920’s after his retirement, has a surprise comeback in order to get him and his family out of a socially…

Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence of Arabia
IMDb: 8.3
216

The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence’s mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a flamboyant, messianic…

Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan
IMDb: 8.6
169

As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The War Lord

The War Lord

The War Lord
IMDb: 6.9
123

A knight in the service of a duke goes to a coastal villiage where an earlier attempt to build a defensive castle has failed. He begins to rebuild the duke’s…

Sands of Iwo Jima

Sands of Iwo Jima

Sands of Iwo Jima
IMDb: 7.2
100

The relationship between Sergeant Stryker and a group of rebellious recruits is made difficult by the Sergeant’s tough training tactics. At Tarawa, the leathernecks have a chance to see Stryker…

Amen.

Amen.

Amen.
IMDb: 7.3
132

The film “Amen.” examines the links between the Vatican and Nazi Germany. The central character is Kurt Gerstein, a member of the Institute for Hygiene of the Waffen-SS who is…

Gallipoli

Gallipoli

Gallipoli
IMDb: 7.5
112

As World War I rages, brave and youthful Australians Archy and Frank, both agile runners, become friends and enlist in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps together. They later…

Wilde

Wilde

Wilde
IMDb: 6.9
118

The story of Oscar Wilde, genius, poet, playwright and the First Modern Man. The self-realisation of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with…

Stalingrad

Stalingrad

Stalingrad
IMDb: 7.5
134

“Stalingrad” follows the progress of a German Platoon through the brutal fighting of the Battle of Stalingrad. After having half their number wiped out and after being placed under the…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor
IMDb: 6.1
183

The lifelong friendship between Rafe McCawley and Danny Walker is put to the ultimate test when the two ace fighter pilots become entangled in a love triangle with beautiful Naval…

King Arthur

King Arthur

King Arthur
IMDb: 6.3
126

The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the ‘Sarmatian hypothesis’ which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the Sarmatian heavy cavalry troops stationed in Britain, and…

The Man in the Iron Mask

The Man in the Iron Mask

The Man in the Iron Mask
IMDb: 6.5
132

Years have passed since the Three Musketeers, Aramis, Athos and Porthos, have fought together with their friend, D’Artagnan. But with the tyrannical King Louis using his power to wreak havoc…

Geronimo: An American Legend

Geronimo: An American Legend

Geronimo: An American Legend
IMDb: 6.5
115

The Apache Indians have reluctantly agreed to settle on a US Government approved reservation. Not all the Apaches are able to adapt to the life of corn farmers. One in…

Ned Kelly

Ned Kelly

Ned Kelly
IMDb: 6.5
110

After getting threatened by Kelly’s friends and family, Constable Fitzpatrick places the blame on Ned Kelly and exaggerates what happened. With the biggest ever award available, Kelly and his gang…

The Exorcism of Emily Rose

The Exorcism of Emily Rose

The Exorcism of Emily Rose
IMDb: 6.7
122

When a younger girl called Emily Rose dies, everyone puts blame on the exorcism which was performed on her by Father Moore prior to her death. The priest is arrested…

Anna and the King

Anna and the King

Anna and the King
IMDb: 6.7
148

The story of the romance between the King of Siam (now Thailand) and the widowed British school teacher Anna Leonowens during the 1860s. Anna teaches the children and becomes romanced…

The Great Raid

The Great Raid

The Great Raid
IMDb: 6.7
132

As World War II rages, the elite Sixth Ranger Battalion is given a mission of heroic proportions: push 30 miles behind enemy lines and liberate over 500 American prisoners of…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The New World

The New World

The New World
IMDb: 6.7
135

A drama about explorer John Smith and the clash between Native Americans and English settlers in the 17th century.

Rob Roy

Rob Roy

Rob Roy
IMDb: 6.9
139

In the highlands of Scotland in the 1700s, Rob Roy tries to lead his small town to a better future, by borrowing money from the local nobility to buy cattle…

Seven Years in Tibet

Seven Years in Tibet

Seven Years in Tibet
IMDb: 7.0
136

Austrian mountaineer, Heinrich Harrer journeys to the Himalayas without his family to head an expedition in 1939. But when World War II breaks out, the arrogant Harrer falls into Allied…

Flags of our Fathers

Flags of our Fathers

Flags of our Fathers
IMDb: 7.1
132

There were five Marines and one Navy Corpsman photographed raising the U.S. flag on Mt. Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945. This is the story of three of…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Brotherhood of the Wolf

Brotherhood of the Wolf

Brotherhood of the Wolf
IMDb: 7.1
137

In 18th century France, the Chevalier de Fronsac and his Native American friend Mani are sent by the King to the Gevaudan province to investigate the killings of hundreds by…

The Warlords

The Warlords

The Warlords
IMDb: 7.1
126

A heroic tale of three blood brothers and their struggle in the midst of war and political upheaval. It is based on “The Assassination of Ma,” a Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)…

The Grey Zone

The Grey Zone

The Grey Zone
IMDb: 7.1
108

A Nazi doctor, along with the Sonderkomando Jews – who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow-Jews – find themselves in a moral grey zone.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Balto

Balto

Balto
IMDb: 7.1
78

An outcast half-wolf risks his life to prevent a deadly epidemic from ravaging Nome, Alaska.

The Messenger

The Messenger

The Messenger
IMDb: 7.1
113

Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification service. Montgomery is partnered with Captain Tony Stone…

Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven
IMDb: 7.2
144

After his wife dies, a blacksmith named Balian is thrust into royalty, political intrigue and bloody holy wars during the Crusades.

Pirates of Silicon Valley

Pirates of Silicon Valley

Pirates of Silicon Valley
IMDb: 7.3
97

This film is the semi-humorous documentary about the men who made the world of technology what it is today, their struggles during college, the founding of their companies, and the…

Man on the Moon

Man on the Moon

Man on the Moon
IMDb: 7.4
118

A film about the life and career of the eccentric avant-garde comedian, Andy Kaufman.

Red Cliff

Red Cliff

Red Cliff
IMDb: 7.4
150

In 208 A.D., in the final days of the Han Dynasty, shrewd Prime Minster Cao convinced the fickle Emperor Han the only way to unite all of China was to…

The Queen

The Queen

The Queen
IMDb: 7.3
103

The Queen is an intimate behind the scenes glimpse at the interaction between HM Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Tony Blair during their struggle, following the death of Diana, to…

Good Night, and Good Luck.

Good Night, and Good Luck.

Good Night, and Good Luck.
IMDb: 7.5
93

The story of journalist, Edward R Murrow’s stand against Senator McCarthy’s anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
IMDb: 7.5
160

Outlaw Jesse James is rumored to be the ‘fastest gun in the West’. An eager recruit into James’ notorious gang, Robert Ford eventually grows jealous of the famed outlaw and,…

Enemy at the Gates

Enemy at the Gates

Enemy at the Gates
IMDb: 7.6
131

Enemy at the Gates is a war film from Jean-Jacques Annaud from 2001 that takes place during the battle of Stalingard in World War II between the Russians and the…

The Hurt Locker

The Hurt Locker

The Hurt Locker
IMDb: 7.6
131

Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential…

Zodiac

Zodiac

Zodiac
IMDb: 7.7
157

The true story of the investigation of the “Zodiac Killer”, a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes…

Where Eagles Dare

Where Eagles Dare

Where Eagles Dare
IMDb: 7.7
155

World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that’s nearly impossible to breach. It’s…

The Last of the Mohicans

The Last of the Mohicans

The Last of the Mohicans
IMDb: 7.8
112

As the British and French soldiers battle for control of the American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides. Cora and her…

Mississippi Burning

Mississippi Burning

Mississippi Burning
IMDb: 7.8
128

Two FBI agents investigating the murder of civil rights workers during the 60s seek to breach the conspiracy of silence in a small Southern town where segregation divides black and…

The Longest Day

The Longest Day

The Longest Day
IMDb: 7.8
178

The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, US, British, Canadians, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established as part of…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Letters from Iwo Jima

Letters from Iwo Jima

Letters from Iwo Jima
IMDb: 7.9
141

The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it.

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Ten Commandments

The Ten Commandments

The Ten Commandments
IMDb: 7.9
220

Escaping death, a Hebrew infant is raised in a royal household to become a prince. Upon discovery of his true heritage, Moses embarks on a personal quest to reclaim his…

Glory

Glory

Glory
IMDb: 7.9
122

Robert Gould Shaw leads the US Civil War’s first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices of both his own Union army and the Confederates.

JFK

JFK

JFK
IMDb: 8.0
189

New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison discovers there’s more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story.

Yip Man

Yip Man

Yip Man
IMDb: 8.0
108

A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun. The film focuses on events surrounding Ip that took place…

Hotel Rwanda

Hotel Rwanda

Hotel Rwanda
IMDb: 8.1
121

Inspired by true events, this film takes place in Rwanda in the 1990s when more than a million Tutsis were killed in a genocide that went mostly unnoticed by the…

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man
IMDb: 8.2
124

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his “owner” as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous façade, there is revealed a person of great intelligence and…

Apollo 13

Apollo 13

Apollo 13
IMDb: 7.6
140

The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning…

For Whom the Bell Tolls

For Whom the Bell Tolls

For Whom the Bell Tolls
IMDb: 7.0
170

Spain in the 1930s is the place to be for a man of action like Robert Jordan. There is a civil war going on and Jordan who has joined up…

A Man for All Seasons

A Man for All Seasons

A Man for All Seasons
IMDb: 7.9
120

A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his…

10,000 BC

10,000 BC

10,000 BC
IMDb: 5.1
109

A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter’s journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe.

Cocaine Cowboys

Cocaine Cowboys

Cocaine Cowboys
IMDb: 7.9
118

In the 1980s, ruthless Colombian cocaine barons invaded Miami with a brand of violence unseen in this country since Prohibition-era Chicago – and it put the city on the map….

Seabiscuit

Seabiscuit

Seabiscuit
IMDb: 7.3
141

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.

Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Memoirs of a Geisha

Memoirs of a Geisha

Memoirs of a Geisha
IMDb: 7.4
145

A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a…

The Lion in Winter

The Lion in Winter

The Lion in Winter
IMDb: 8.1
134

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.

Prayers for Bobby

Prayers for Bobby

Prayers for Bobby
IMDb: 8.1
88

True story of Mary Griffith, gay rights crusader, whose teenage son committed suicide due to her religious intolerance. Based on the book of the same title by Leroy Aarons.

The Greatest Game Ever Played

The Greatest Game Ever Played

The Greatest Game Ever Played
IMDb: 7.5
120

A biopic of 20-year-old Francis Ouimet who defeated his golfing idol and 1900 US Open Champion, Harry Vardon.

The Last King of Scotland

The Last King of Scotland

The Last King of Scotland
IMDb: 7.7
121

Young Scottish doctor, Nicholas Garrigan decides it’s time for an adventure after he finishes his formal education, so he decides to try his luck in Uganda, and arrives during the…

Amistad

Amistad

Amistad
IMDb: 7.3
155

In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising. They are then held prisoner in…

The Enemy Below

The Enemy Below

The Enemy Below
IMDb: 7.6
97

The American destroyer escort, the USS Haynes commanded by Robert Mitchum, detects a German U-Boat, commanded by Curt Jürgens, resulting in a prolonged, deadly battle of wits.

Bathory: Countess of Blood

Bathory: Countess of Blood

Bathory: Countess of Blood
IMDb: 5.9
141

Bathory is based on the legends surrounding the life and deeds of Countess Elizabeth Bathory known as the greatest murderess in the history of mankind. Contrary to popular belief, Elizabeth…

First Squad: The Moment of Truth

First Squad: The Moment of Truth

First Squad: The Moment of Truth
IMDb: 5.7
73

Set during the opening days of World War II on the Eastern Front. Its main cast are a group of Soviet teenagers with extraordinary abilities; the teenagers have been drafted…

Gangs of New York

Gangs of New York

Gangs of New York
IMDb: 7.5
167

It’s 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin, Bill the Butcher, who murdered…

Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Che: Part Two

Che: Part Two

Che: Part Two
IMDb: 6.9
131

After the Cuban Revolution, Che is at the height of his fame and power. Then he disappears, re-emerging incognito in Bolivia, where he organizes a small group of Cuban comrades…

Out of Africa

Out of Africa

Out of Africa
IMDb: 7.2
161

Out of Africa tells the story of the life of Danish author Karen Blixen, who at the beginning of the 20th century moved to Africa to build a new life…

The Diary of Anne Frank

The Diary of Anne Frank

The Diary of Anne Frank
IMDb: 7.4
180

The true, harrowing story of a young Jewish girl who, with her family and their friends, is forced into hiding in an attic in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam.

Iron Jawed Angels

Iron Jawed Angels

Iron Jawed Angels
IMDb: 7.6
125

Defiant young activists take the women’s suffrage movement by storm, putting their lives at risk to help American women win the right to vote.

Operation Daybreak

Operation Daybreak

Operation Daybreak
IMDb: 7.1
118

Czechoslovakia, 1942. Three brave Czech patriots risk everything to rid their country of its brutal Nazi leader, SS-General Reinhard Heydrich.

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Michael Collins

Michael Collins

Michael Collins
IMDb: 7.2
132

Michael Collins plays a crucial role in the establishment of the Irish Free State in the 1920s, but becomes vilified by those hoping to create a completely independent Irish republic.

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
IMDb: 8.1
110

In late 1890s Wyoming, Butch Cassidy is the affable, clever and talkative leader of the outlaw Hole in the Wall Gang. His closest companion is the laconic dead-shot ‘Sundance Kid’….

Rang De Basanti

Rang De Basanti

Rang De Basanti
IMDb: 8.3
157

A young idealistic English filmmaker, Sue, arrives in India to make a film on Indian revolutionaries Bhagat Singh, Chandrashekhar Azad and their contemporaries and their fight for freedom from the…

Valkyrie

Valkyrie

Valkyrie
IMDb: 7.1
121

Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government…

Escape from Sobibor

Escape from Sobibor

Escape from Sobibor
IMDb: 7.5
143

During WWII, the death camp at Treblinka had an escape, causing the Commandant at a similar camp in Sobibor to vow (actually threaten) that his camp would never experience the…

Battle of the Bulge

Battle of the Bulge

Battle of the Bulge
IMDb: 6.8
167

In the winter of 1944, the Allied Armies stand ready to invade Germany at the coming of a New Year. To prevent this occurrence, Hitler orders an all out offensive…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Buffalo Soldiers

Buffalo Soldiers

Buffalo Soldiers
IMDb: 6.3
94

They’ve ridden dusty miles without end and fought fierce battles. Yet when these brave African-American cavalrymen enter a scraggly frontier town, they must walk through it instead of ride. The…

Tombstone

Tombstone

Tombstone
IMDb: 7.8
130

Legendary marshal Wyatt Earp, now a weary gunfighter, joins his brothers Morgan and Virgil to pursue their collective fortune in the thriving mining town of Tombstone. But Earp is forced…

Alatriste

Alatriste

Alatriste
IMDb: 6.1
145

In 17th century Spain Diego Alatriste, a brave and heroic soldier, is fighting in his King’s army in the Flandes region. His best mate, Balboa, falls in a trap and,…

Defiance

Defiance

Defiance
IMDb: 7.2
137

Based on a true story, during World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the Soviet partisans to combat the Nazis….

Zulu

Zulu

Zulu
IMDb: 7.8
138

In 1879, during the Zulu wars, man of the people Lt. John Chard (Stanley Baker) and snooty Lt Gonville Bromhead (Michael Caine) were in charge of defending the isolated Natal…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
61*

61*

61*
IMDb: 7.8
129

In 1961, Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle played for the New York Yankees. One, Mantle, was universally loved, while the other, Maris, was universally hated. Both men started off with…

Cold Mountain

Cold Mountain

Cold Mountain
IMDb: 7.2
154

In this classic story of love and devotion set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier named W.P. Inman deserts his unit and travels across…

The Duchess

The Duchess

The Duchess
IMDb: 6.9
110

A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.

Woodstock

Woodstock

Woodstock
IMDb: 8.1
225

An intimate look at the Woodstock Music & Art Festival held in Bethel, NY in 1969, from preparation through cleanup, with historic access to insiders, blistering concert footage, and portraits…

In the Valley of Elah

In the Valley of Elah

In the Valley of Elah
IMDb: 7.2
124

A career officer and his wife work with a police detective to uncover the truth behind their son’s disappearance following his return from a tour of duty in Iraq.

Tora! Tora! Tora!

Tora! Tora! Tora!

Tora! Tora! Tora!
IMDb: 7.5
144

In the summer of 1941, the United States and Japan seem on the brink of war after constant embargos and failed diplomacy come to no end. “Tora! Tora! Tora!”, named…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Flyboys

Flyboys

Flyboys
IMDb: 6.5
138

The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and became the country’s first fighter pilots.

Sergeant York

Sergeant York

Sergeant York
IMDb: 7.8
134

Alvin York a hillbilly sharpshooter transforms himself from ruffian to religious pacifist. He is then called to serve his country and despite deep religious and moral objections to fighting becomes…

The Untouchables

The Untouchables

The Untouchables
IMDb: 7.9
119

Young Treasury Agent Elliot Ness arrives in Chicago and is determined to take down Al Capone, but it’s not going to be easy because Capone has the police in his…

Marie Antoinette

Marie Antoinette

Marie Antoinette
IMDb: 6.4
123

The retelling of France’s iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and ultimately the…

Soldier of Orange

Soldier of Orange

Soldier of Orange
IMDb: 7.8
149

This film depicts World War II through the eyes of several Dutch students. It follows them through the beginning of the war, the Nazi occupation and the liberation.

Thirteen Days

Thirteen Days

Thirteen Days
IMDb: 7.3
145

Dramatisation of the Cuban Missile Crisis, the nuclear standoff with the USSR sparked by the discovery by the Americans of missle bases established on the Soviet allied island of Cuba….

Cadillac Records

Cadillac Records

Cadillac Records
IMDb: 7.0
109

The story of sex, violence, race and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, and the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America’s musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess,…

The 13th Warrior

The 13th Warrior

The 13th Warrior
IMDb: 6.6
102

In AD 922, Arab courtier, Ahmad Ibn Fadlan accompanies a party of Vikings to the barbaric North to combat a terror that slaughters Vikings and devours their flesh.

All the President’s Men

All the President’s Men

All the President’s Men
IMDb: 8.0
138

In the run-up to the 1972 elections, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party National headquarters. He is surprised to…

Der rote Baron

Der rote Baron

Der rote Baron
IMDb: 6.4
120

Richthofen goes off to war like thousands of other men. As fighter pilots, they become cult heroes for the soldiers on the battlefields. Marked by sportsmanlike conduct, technical exactitude and…

The Vikings

The Vikings

The Vikings
IMDb: 7.1
111

Viking half-brothers fight over a throne and a beautiful captive.

Das Boot

Das Boot

Das Boot
IMDb: 8.4
149

A German submarine hunts allied ships during the Second World War, but it soon becomes the hunted. The crew tries to survive below the surface, while stretching both the boat…

The Great Escape

The Great Escape

The Great Escape
IMDb: 8.2
172

The Nazis, exasperated at the number of escapes from their prison camps by a relatively small number of Allied prisoners, relocates them to a high-security ‘escape-proof’ camp to sit out…

World Trade Center

World Trade Center

World Trade Center
IMDb: 6.0
128

On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his…

A Midnight Clear

A Midnight Clear

A Midnight Clear
IMDb: 7.2
108

Set in 1944 France, an American Intelligence Squad locates a German Platoon wishing to surrender rather than die in Germany’s final war offensive. The two groups of men, isolated from…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Barry Lyndon

Barry Lyndon

Barry Lyndon
IMDb: 8.1
184

In the Eighteenth Century, in a small village in Ireland, Redmond Barry is a young farm boy in love with his cousin Nora Brady. When Nora engages to the British…

Topsy Turvy

Topsy Turvy

Topsy Turvy
IMDb: 7.4
160

After their production “Princess Ida” meets with less-than-stunning reviews, the relationship between Gilbert and Sullivan is strained to breaking. Their friends and associates attempt to get the two to work…

The Aviator

The Aviator

The Aviator
IMDb: 7.5
170

A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while…

Talk to Me

Talk to Me

Talk to Me
IMDb: 7.4
118

The story of Washington D.C. radio personality Ralph “Petey” Greene, an ex-con who became a popular talk show host and community activist in the 1960s.

Braveheart

Braveheart

Braveheart
IMDb: 8.4
177

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord’s soldiers. This leads the village to…

Othello

Othello

Othello
IMDb: 7.7
90

When a secret marriage is planned between Othello, a Moorish general, and Desdemona , the daughter of Senator Brabantio, her old suitor Roderigo takes it hard. He allies himself with…

Hiroshima Mon Amour

Hiroshima Mon Amour

Hiroshima Mon Amour
IMDb: 8.0
92

The deep conversation between a Japanese architect and a French actress forms the basis of this celebrated French film, considered one of the vanguard productions of the French New Wave….

Heaven and Earth

Heaven and Earth

Heaven and Earth
IMDb: 6.8
140

Le Ly lives in a small Vietnamese village whose serenity is shattered when war breaks out. Caught between the Viet Cong and the South Vietnamese army, the village is all…

Frost/Nixon

Frost/Nixon

Frost/Nixon
IMDb: 7.7
122

For three years after being forced from office, Nixon remained silent. But in summer 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the…

One Night with the King

One Night with the King

One Night with the King
IMDb: 6.3
123

This amazing biblical drama chronicles the brave and historic legend of Hadassah, a Jewish orphan with exceptional beauty who rises to become Queen Esther of Persia and saves Persian Jews…

The Crucible

The Crucible

The Crucible
IMDb: 6.8
124

The movie is centered around the Salem Massachusetts witch trials of 1692. The movie is based on the play “The Crucible” by Arthur Miller. He also wrote the screen play…

Genre: Drama, History
Patton

Patton

Patton
IMDb: 8.0
172

“Patton” tells the tale of General George S. Patton, famous tank commander of World War II. The film begins with patton’s career in North Africa and progresses through the invasion…

Schindler’s List

Schindler’s List

Schindler’s List
IMDb: 8.9
195

The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.

The Bridge on the River Kwai

The Bridge on the River Kwai

The Bridge on the River Kwai
IMDb: 8.2
161

The classic story of English POWs in Burma forced to build a bridge to aid the war effort of their Japanese captors. British and American intelligence officers conspire to blow…

Anonyma – Eine Frau in Berlin

Anonyma – Eine Frau in Berlin

Anonyma – Eine Frau in Berlin
IMDb: 7.1
131

A nameless woman keeps a diary as the Russians invade Berlin in the spring of 1945. She is in her early 30s, a patriotic journalist with international credentials; her husband,…

Elizabeth: The Golden Age

Elizabeth: The Golden Age

Elizabeth: The Golden Age
IMDb: 6.9
114

When Queen Elizabeth’s reign is threatened by ruthless familial betrayal and Spain’s invading army, she and her shrewd adviser must act to safeguard to the lives of her people.

Windtalkers

Windtalkers

Windtalkers
IMDb: 6.0
134

Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a “windtalker” – one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields
IMDb: 7.9
141

The Killing Fields tells the real-life story of a friendship between two journalists, an American and a Cambodian, during the bloody Khmer Rouge takeover of Cambodia in 1975, which led…

Breach

Breach

Breach
IMDb: 7.0
110

Eric O’Neill, a computer specialist who wants to be made an agent is assigned to clerk for Robert Hanssen, a senior agent with 25 years in the FBI, and to…

Welcome to Sarajevo

Welcome to Sarajevo

Welcome to Sarajevo
IMDb: 6.8
103

Follow a group of international journalists into the heart of the once cosmopolitan city of Sarajevo—now a danger zone of sniper and mortar attacks where residents still live. While reporting…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Elizabeth

Elizabeth

Elizabeth
IMDb: 7.5
124

The story of the ascension to the throne and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth the First, the endless attempts by her council to marry her off, the Catholic hatred…

Troy

Troy

Troy
IMDb: 7.2
163

In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and…

That Hamilton Woman

That Hamilton Woman

That Hamilton Woman
IMDb: 7.3
128

Sir William Hamilton, a widower of mature years, is British ambassador to the Court of Naples. Emma who comes for a visit with her mother wouldn’t cut the grade with…

The Other Boleyn Girl

The Other Boleyn Girl

The Other Boleyn Girl
IMDb: 6.7
115

A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal set against the backdrop of a defining moment in European history: two beautiful sisters, Anne and Mary Boleyn, driven by…

Salvador

Salvador

Salvador
IMDb: 7.5
123

A second rated journalist from the US tries his luck in El Salvador during the military dictatorship in the 1980s.

The Right Stuff

The Right Stuff

The Right Stuff
IMDb: 7.9
193

A chronicle of the original Mercury astronauts in the formation of America’s space program: Alan Shepherd, the first American in space; Gus Grissom, the benighted astronaut for whom nothing works…

An American Haunting

An American Haunting

An American Haunting
IMDb: 5.0
83

Based on the true events of the only case in US History where a spirit caused the death of a man.

The Robe

The Robe

The Robe
IMDb: 6.8
135

Marcellus is a tribune in the time of Christ. He is in charge of the group that is assigned to crucify Jesus. Drunk, he wins Jesus’ homespun robe after the…

Genre: Drama, History
Becket

Becket

Becket
IMDb: 8.0
148

King Henry II of England has trouble with the Church. When the Archbishop of Canterbury dies, he has a brilliant idea. Rather than appoint another pious cleric loyal to Rome…

Wild River

Wild River

Wild River
IMDb: 7.7
110

A young field administrator for the TVA comes to rural Tennessee to oversee the building of a dam on the Tennessee River. He encounters opposition from the local people, in…

The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc

The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc

The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc
IMDb: 6.4
148

In 1429 a teenage girl from a remote French village stood before her King with a message she claimed came from God; that she would defeat the world’s greatest army…

Chariots of Fire

Chariots of Fire

Chariots of Fire
IMDb: 7.2
123

The true story of British athletes preparing for and competing in the 1924 Summer Olympics.

Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love

Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love

Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love
IMDb: 6.0
117

Tara and Maya are two inseparable friends in India. Their tastes, habits, and hobbies are the same. Years later, the two have matured, but have maintained their friendship. Tara gets…

American Hardcore

American Hardcore

American Hardcore
IMDb: 7.4
100

Inspired by Steven Blush’s book “American Hardcore: A tribal history” Paul Rachman’s feature documentary debut is a chronicle of the underground hardcore punk years from 1979 to 1986. Interviews and…

Ying xiong

Ying xiong

Ying xiong
IMDb: 7.9
99

One man defeated three assassins who sought to murder the most powerful warlord in pre-unified China.

Russkiy kovcheg

Russkiy kovcheg

Russkiy kovcheg
IMDb: 7.4
99

A French marquis wanders through a vast labyrinth of corridors, theaters and ballrooms at a reception for a Persian ambassador.

Man on Wire

Man on Wire

Man on Wire
IMDb: 7.8
94

On August 7th 1974, French tightrope walker Philippe Petit stepped out on a high wire, illegally rigged between New York’s World Trade Center twin towers, then the world’s tallest buildings….

The Thin Red Line

The Thin Red Line

The Thin Red Line
IMDb: 7.6
170

Based on the graphic novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line tells the story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer, and…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Quest for Fire

Quest for Fire

Quest for Fire
IMDb: 7.4
100

A colossal adventure odyssey that turns back the hands of time to the very beginning of man’s existence. 80,000 years ago, when man roamed the earth, he was exposed to…

Once Upon a Time in China and America

Once Upon a Time in China and America

Once Upon a Time in China and America
IMDb: 6.4
102

So goes to the U.S. to open a martial arts school. Around this time, many Chinese people were sold off to U.S. railroad companies, and were brutally treated by the…

Alexander

Alexander

Alexander
IMDb: 5.6
175

Alexander, the King of Macedonia, leads his legions against the giant Persian Empire. After defeating the Persians, he leads his army across the then known world, venturing farther than any…

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara
IMDb: 8.2
95

Using archival footage, United States Cabinet conversation recordings, and an interview of the 85-year-old Robert McNamara, THE FOG OF WAR depicts his life, from working as a WWII whiz kid…

Caligula

Caligula

Caligula
IMDb: 5.3
156

The perversion behind imperial Rome, the epic story of Rome’s mad Emporer. All the details of his cruel, bizarre reign are revealed right here: His unholy sexual passion for his…

Zeitgeist: The Movie

Zeitgeist: The Movie

Zeitgeist: The Movie
IMDb: 8.2
118

Zeitgeist: the Movie is a 2007 documentary film by Peter Joseph examining possible historical and modern conspiracies surrounding Christianity, the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and the Federal Reserve bank….

The Evil Cult

The Evil Cult

The Evil Cult
IMDb: 6.4
99

A wild and rollicking martial arts fantasy extravaganza that features prized swords and swordsmen, a crazy monk attached to a rolling boulder, serious clan and cult rivalries, and lots of…

Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind
IMDb: 8.2
238

The spoiled daughter of a well-to-do plantation owner is forced to use every means at her disposal to claw her way out of poverty, following Maj. Gen. William Sherman’s destructive…

Roger & Me

Roger & Me

Roger & Me
IMDb: 7.5
91

A documentary about the closure of General Motors’ plant at Flint, Michigan, which resulted in the loss of 30,000 jobs. Details the attempts of filmmaker Michael Moore to get an…

Sword of the Stranger

Sword of the Stranger

Sword of the Stranger
IMDb: 7.8
103

Pursued by formidable Chinese assassins, young Kotaro and his dog run into No Name, a mysterious stranger who gets pulled into the chase. The unlikely companions form a bond over…

The Founding of a Republic

The Founding of a Republic

The Founding of a Republic
IMDb: 4.9
138

The Founding of a Republic is a Chinese historical film commissioned by China’s film regulator and made by the state-owned China Film Group (CFG) to mark the 60th anniversary of…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Waltz with Bashir

Waltz with Bashir

Waltz with Bashir
IMDb: 8.0
90

Much awarded animated documentary, in which director and Israeli army veteran Ari Folman interviews friends and former soldiers about their memories of the 1982 Lebanon war and especially the Sabra…

We Were Soldiers

We Were Soldiers

We Were Soldiers
IMDb: 7.2
138

The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it.

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
United 93

United 93

United 93
IMDb: 7.6
111

A real time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great
IMDb: 5.9
136

He was a fierce military commander who led huge armies into battle without a single defeat; a magnificent warrior who many believed was part god – this was Alexander the…

Little Buddha

Little Buddha

Little Buddha
IMDb: 6.0
140

Little Buddha is a movie about the life of Siddhartha starring Keanu Reeves and Bridget Fonda and directed by Bernardo Bertolucci.

Genre: Drama, History
K-19: The Widowmaker

K-19: The Widowmaker

K-19: The Widowmaker
IMDb: 6.7
138

When Russia’s first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.

Capote

Capote

Capote
IMDb: 7.4
114

A biopic of the writer, Truman Capote and his assignment for The New Yorker to write the non-fiction book, ‘In Cold Blood’.

Nanjing! Nanjing!

Nanjing! Nanjing!

Nanjing! Nanjing!
IMDb: 7.7
132

City of Life and Death takes place in 1937, during the height of the Second Sino-Japanese War. The Imperial Japanese Army has just captured the then-capital of the Republic of…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Changeling

Changeling

Changeling
IMDb: 7.8
141

Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home. But when Christine suspects that the boy returned to her isn’t her child, the police captain has her…

The Glenn Miller Story

The Glenn Miller Story

The Glenn Miller Story
IMDb: 7.3
115

A vibrant tribute to one of America’s legendary bandleaders, charting Glenn Miller’s rise from obscurity and poverty to fame and wealth in the early 1940s.

The Newton Boys

The Newton Boys

The Newton Boys
IMDb: 6.1
113

Four Newton brothers are a poor farmer family in the 1920s. The oldest of them, Willis, one day realizes that there’s no future in the fields and offers his brothers…

Serpico

Serpico

Serpico
IMDb: 7.8
129

The real-life struggle of an honest New York City cop against a corrupt system.

Judgment at Nuremberg

Judgment at Nuremberg

Judgment at Nuremberg
IMDb: 8.2
186

In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood hears evidence…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Goya’s Ghosts

Goya’s Ghosts

Goya’s Ghosts
IMDb: 6.9
114

Painter Francisco Goya faces a scandal involving his muse, who is labeled a heretic by a monk.

Flame & Citron

Flame & Citron

Flame & Citron
IMDb: 7.3
130

During Nazi occupation, red-headed Bent Faurschou-Hviid (“Flame”) and Jørgen Haagen Schmith (“Citron”), assassins in the Danish resistance, take orders from Winther, who’s in direct contact with Allied leaders. One shoots,…

The White Ribbon

The White Ribbon

The White Ribbon
IMDb: 7.8
144

Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed…

Miracle

Miracle

Miracle
IMDb: 7.5
135

In 1980, the United States Ice Hockey team’s coach, Herb Brooks, put a ragtag squad of college kids up against the legendary juggernaut from the Soviet Union at the Olympic…

Trinity and Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie

Trinity and Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie

Trinity and Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie
IMDb: 8.0
92

“Trinity and Beyond” is an unsettling yet visually fascinating documentary presenting the history of nuclear weapons development and testing between 1945-1963. Narrated by William Shatner and featuring an original score…

The Good Shepherd

The Good Shepherd

The Good Shepherd
IMDb: 6.7
167

Edward Wilson, the only witness to his father’s suicide and member of the Skull and Bones Society while a student at Yale, is a morally upright young man who values…

Jakob the Liar

Jakob the Liar

Jakob the Liar
IMDb: 6.5
120

In 1944 Poland, a Jewish shop keeper named Jakob is summoned to ghetto headquarters after being caught out after curfew. While waiting for the German Kommondant, Jakob overhears a German…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
Quiz Show

Quiz Show

Quiz Show
IMDb: 7.5
133

Quiz Show is a 1994 American historical drama film which tells the true story of the Twenty One quiz show scandal of the 1950s.