History Movies
Midway

Midway

Midway
IMDb: N/A
138 min

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

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Harriet

Harriet

Harriet
IMDb: 5.7
125 min

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

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Genre: Drama, History
The King

The King

The King
IMDb: 6.5
133 min

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

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Dolemite Is My Name

Dolemite Is My Name

Dolemite Is My Name
IMDb: 6.5
118 min

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

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Kingdom

Kingdom

Kingdom
IMDb: 7.3
134 min

Set in Qin Dynasty during the warring states period in ancient China. Shin was a war orphan. He has a dream of becoming a great general Shin has a fateful…

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Genre: Action, History, War
The Kill Team

The Kill Team

The Kill Team
IMDb: 7.3
87 min

When Andrew Briggman a young soldier in the US invasion of Afghanistan, witnesses other recruits killing innocent civilians under the direction of a sadistic leader, Sergeant Deeks he considers reporting…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Robert the Bruce

Robert the Bruce

Robert the Bruce
IMDb: 5.6
124 min

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

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Genre: History
Mission Mangal

Mission Mangal

Mission Mangal
IMDb: 6.6
130 min

A team of Indian scientists at ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) take on the extraordinary task of successfully sending a satellite into the orbit of planet Mars in a country’s…

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Genre: Drama, History
My People, My Country

My People, My Country

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

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

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Genre: Drama, History
Judy

Judy

Judy
IMDb: 6.7
118 min

Legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts.

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Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

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

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

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The Keeper

The Keeper

The Keeper
IMDb: 7.1
120 min

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

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Frontier

Frontier

Frontier
IMDb: 5.4
98 min

Michael’s perfect life changes dramatically when he discovers a portal which allows him to travel in time. He travels back to the World War II to go through the quest…

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Edmond

Edmond

Edmond
IMDb: 7.5
110 min

December 1897, Paris. Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already two children and a lot of anxieties. He has not written anything for two years. In desperation, he offers…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life
IMDb: 7.3
85 min

In 1975, Ryszard Kapuściński, a veteran Polish journalist, embarked on a seemingly suicidal road trip into the heart of the Angola’s civil war. There, he witnessed once again the dirty…

Red Sea Diving Resort

Red Sea Diving Resort

Red Sea Diving Resort
IMDb: 6.2
129 min

Israel’s Mossad agents attempt to rescue Ethiopian Jewish refugees in Sudan in 1977.

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Wolf

Wolf

Wolf
IMDb: 7.3
80 min

Picking up from the explosive cliffhanger of the sixth episode of the miniseries, the film follows the harrowing coup attempt night of July 15th, and the Police Special Operations and…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Capri-Revolution

Capri-Revolution

Capri-Revolution
IMDb: 6.6
122 min

In 1914, with Italy about to enter World War I, a commune of young artists from Northern Europe establishes itself on the rural island of Capri, a safe haven for…

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Genre: Drama, History
Kalank

Kalank

Kalank
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Set in 1945, in Pre-Independent India, the elite, opulent and solemn world of the Chaudhry family, and the wild, mysterious and musical underbelly of the town, Hira Mandi, clash when…

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Amundsen

Amundsen

Amundsen
IMDb: 6.9
125 min

Based on the true story of polar explorer, Roald Amundsen, this movie covers his life and the dangerous way to the pole.

Genre: Drama, History
Balloon

Balloon

Balloon
IMDb: 7.7
125 min

In the summer of 1979, in Thüringen, in East Germany, two families put together a crazy plan. They are desperate to leave the DDR for the ‘West’ and plan to…

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The Accidental Prime Minister

The Accidental Prime Minister

The Accidental Prime Minister
IMDb: 6.3
112 min

Based on the memoir by Indian policy analyst Sanjaya Baru, The Accidental Prime Minister explores Manmohan Singh’s tenure as the Prime Minister of India, and the kind of control he…

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Genre: Drama, History
Youth

Youth

Youth
IMDb: 7.1
135 min

Performing art troupe members each face their own trials and tribulations in Chengdu; from escaping a family scandal to dealing with unrequited love, each experiences rejection that shapes their lives…

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Genre: Drama, History
Kesari

Kesari

Kesari
IMDb: 7.9
150 min

This period war-drama showcases the 1897 Battle of Saragarhi. The plot focuses on Havildar Ishar Singh who led a platoon of 21 Sikhs against an invading army of 10,000 Afghans…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King
IMDb: 7.5
123 min

Romulus and Remus are 18-year-old shepherds brothers living in peace near the Tiber river. Convinced that he is bigger than gods’ will, Remus believes that he is meant to become…

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Genre: Action, History
Manto

Manto

Manto
IMDb: 7.4
112 min

The film follows the most tumultuous four years in the life of Manto and that of the two countries he inhabits – India and Pakistan. In Bombay’s seedy-shiny film world,…

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Genre: Drama, History
Apollo 11

Apollo 11

Apollo 11
IMDb: 8.6
93 min

A look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilots Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins.

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The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies
IMDb: 7.0
133 min

Civil rights activist Ann Atwater faces off against C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops of the Ku Klux Klan, in 1971 Durham, North Carolina over the issue of school integration.

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Genre: Drama, History
The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at…

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Genre: Drama, History
On the Basis of Sex

On the Basis of Sex

On the Basis of Sex
IMDb: 6.5
120 min

The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that lead to her nomination and confirmation as U.S. Supreme…

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Genre: Drama, History
Paskal The Movie

Paskal The Movie

Paskal The Movie
IMDb: 9.2
115 min

PASKAL, or Pasukan Khas Laut, is an elite unit in the Royal Malaysian Navy. The movie follows the true events of PASKAL’s Lieutenant Commander Arman Anwar and his team’s mission…

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Genre: Action, History
Stargate Origins: Catherine

Stargate Origins: Catherine

Stargate Origins: Catherine
IMDb: 4.8
104 min

In 1939, Professor Paul Langford and his daughter Catherine are still grappling with the mysteries of the ancient relic they discovered in the Egyptian desert more than ten years ago….

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Storm – Letter of Fire

Storm – Letter of Fire

Storm – Letter of Fire
IMDb: 6.1
100 min

The film is set in 1521 Antwerp, in a Europe ravaged by religious wars, and during the early years of the Reformation. It tells the story of the twelve year…

Peterloo

Peterloo

Peterloo
IMDb: N/A
N/A
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An epic portrayal of the events surrounding the infamous 1819 Peterloo Massacre, where a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Field in Manchester turned into one of the bloodiest and…

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Genre: Drama, History
Kursk

Kursk

Kursk
IMDb: 6.8
117 min

The film follows the 2000 K-141 Kursk submarine disaster and the governmental negligence that followed. As the sailors fight for survival, their families desperately battle political obstacles and impossible odds…

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Genre: Drama, History
1987: When the Day Comes

1987: When the Day Comes

1987: When the Day Comes
IMDb: 7.8
129 min

In 1987 Korea, under an oppressive military regime, a college student gets killed during a police interrogation involving torture. Government of officials are quick to cover up the death and…

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Goyo: The Boy General

Goyo: The Boy General

Goyo: The Boy General
IMDb: 7.5
155 min

With this film (the second war trilogy set during the Filipino-American war in the early 1900s), the revolution marches on against the Americans after the bloody death of General Antonio…

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Genre: Action, History, War
Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots
IMDb: 6.5
124 min

Mary Queen of Scots explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary defies pressure to remarry. Instead, she returns…

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Genre: Drama, History
Story of My Death

Story of My Death

Story of My Death
IMDb: 6.5
148 min

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

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Genre: Drama, History
22 July

22 July

22 July
IMDb: 6.8
143 min

In Norway on 22 July 2011, right-wing terrorist Anders Behring Breivik murdered 77 young people attending a Labour Party Youth Camp on Utöya Island outside of Oslo. This three-part story…

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