History Movies
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
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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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Serial Killer Culture

Serial Killer Culture

Serial Killer Culture
IMDb: 6.0
110 min

Serial Killer Culture examines the reasons why artists and collectors are fascinated by serial killers.

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Chronicle of a Blood Merchant

Chronicle of a Blood Merchant

Chronicle of a Blood Merchant
IMDb: 6.7
124 min

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…

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MARS: Inside SpaceX

MARS: Inside SpaceX

MARS: Inside SpaceX
IMDb: 8.2
N/A

The inside story of SpaceX’s plan to get humanity to Mars, providing an unprecedented glimpse into one of the world’s most revolutionary companies. A behind-the-scenes journey with Elon Musk and…

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Brexit: The Uncivil War

Brexit: The Uncivil War

Brexit: The Uncivil War
IMDb: N/A
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Political strategist Dominic Cummings leads a popular but controversial campaign to convince British voters to leave the European Union from 2015 up until the present day.

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A Twelve-Year Night

A Twelve-Year Night

A Twelve-Year Night
IMDb: N/A
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1973. Uruguay is governed by a military dictatorship. One autumn night, three Tupamaro prisoners are taken from their jail cells in a secret military operation. The order is precise: “As…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Vice

Vice

Vice
IMDb: 7.0
132 min

George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney’s impressive résumé includes…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
The Favourite

The Favourite

The Favourite
IMDb: 8.3
119 min

Early 18th century. England is at war with the French. Nevertheless, duck racing and pineapple eating are thriving. A frail Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) occupies the throne and her close…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Colette

Colette

Colette
IMDb: 6.9
111 min

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as “Willy” (Dominic West), Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (Keira Knightley) is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic…

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Genre: Drama, History
Robin Hood The Rebellion

Robin Hood The Rebellion

Robin Hood The Rebellion
IMDb: N/A
92 min

With his true love captured by the villainous Sheriff of Nottingham, the legendary Robin Hood and his crew of outlaws execute a daring rescue to save her.

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They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old
IMDb: N/A
N/A

A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day, and the end of the war.

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Outlaw King

Outlaw King

Outlaw King
IMDb: 7.2
121 min

A true David v Goliath story of how the great 14th Century Scottish ‘Outlaw King’ Robert The Bruce used cunning and bravery to defeat and repel the much larger and…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Great Battle

The Great Battle

The Great Battle
IMDb: N/A
N/A

In 645 AD, the Tang Dynasty’s emperor Li starts his invasion into Goguryeo, one of the ancient kingdoms of Korea. One victory after another, the Tang army marches into Ansi,…

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Genre: Action, History
Gold

Gold

Gold
IMDb: 7.9
151 min

Tapan Das manager of Gold winning Indian hockey team during British rule dreams of bringing Gold medal to the country post Independence.India is nearing Independence and Tapan finds news of…

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Genre: Drama, History
Masaryk

Masaryk

Masaryk
IMDb: 7.0
114 min

It is 1939. Flamboyant Czech diplomat Jan Masaryk has fled to America to escape his recent past. Germany has invaded Czechoslovakia and Masaryk is now a man with no nation….

Genre: Drama, History
King of Thieves

King of Thieves

King of Thieves
IMDb: 6.0
108 min

A true crime film about a crew of retired crooks who pull off a major heist in London’s jewelry district. What starts off as their last criminal hurrah quickly turns…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Egon Schiele: Death and the Maiden

Egon Schiele: Death and the Maiden

Egon Schiele: Death and the Maiden
IMDb: 6.5
110 min

At the beginning of the 20th Century Egon Schiele is one of the most provocative artists in Vienna. His life and work are driven by beautiful women and an era…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Chinese Widow

The Chinese Widow

The Chinese Widow
IMDb: N/A
N/A

In 1940s, the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor destroyed Americans’ morale. The president of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt, decided to risk it all to bomb Tokyo, raising the…

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First Man

First Man

First Man
IMDb: 8.4
138 min

A Biopic on the life of the legendary American Astronaut Neil Armstrong from 1961-1969, on his journey to becoming the first human to walk the moon. Exploring the sacrifices and…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince
IMDb: 6.6
105 min

THE HAPPY PRINCE tells the story of the last days of Oscar Wilde. This great man of letters, once one of the most famous authors in England, is now a…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Operation Finale

Operation Finale

Operation Finale
IMDb: 6.8
122 min

15 years after the end of World War II, a team of Israeli secret agents is assigned to track down Adolf Eichmann, the infamous Nazi architect of the Holocaust, reported…

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Quincy

Quincy

Quincy
IMDb: N/A
N/A

An intimate look into the life of icon Quincy Jones. A unique force in music and popular culture for 70 years, Jones has transcended racial and cultural boundaries; his story…

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The Angel

The Angel

The Angel
IMDb: N/A
N/A

True story of Ashraf Marwan, who was President Nasser’s son-in-law and special adviser and confidant to his successor Anwar Sadat – while simultaneously Israeli Intelligence’s most precious asset of the…

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