History Movies

White Lies White Lies
White Lies
IMDb: 7
1h 39min

Genre: Drama, History
The Madness of King George The Madness of King George
The Madness of King George
IMDb: 7.2
1h 50min

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Queen Margot Queen Margot
Queen Margot
IMDb: 7.4
2h 41min

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Levitated Mass Levitated Mass
Levitated Mass
IMDb: 6.8
1h 28min

The General The General
The General
IMDb: 7.2
2h 4min

Ferrari Ferrari
Ferrari
IMDb: N/A
130

A biopic of automotive mogul Enzo Ferrari, whose family redefined the idea of the high-powered Italian sports car and practically spawned the concept of Formula One racing.

Genre: Drama, History
The Boys in the Boat The Boys in the Boat
The Boys in the Boat
IMDb: N/A
124

The triumphant underdog story of the University of Washington men’s rowing team, who stunned the world by winning gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.

Genre: Drama, History
Napoleon Napoleon
Napoleon
IMDb: N/A
158

An epic that details the checkered rise and fall of French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte and his relentless journey to power through the prism of his addictive, volatile relationship with his wife, Josephine.

The Burial The Burial
The Burial
IMDb: N/A
126

A lawyer helps a funeral home owner save his family business from a corporate behemoth. In a move to bring resonance to a dry case, the lawyer digs up a complex web of race, power, and oppression that forces everyone to examine prejudices.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
NYAD NYAD
NYAD
IMDb: N/A
121

The remarkable true story of athlete Diana Nyad who, at the age of 60 and with the help of her best friend and coach, commits to achieving her life-long dream: a 110-mile open ocean swim from Cuba to Florida.

Dumb Money Dumb Money
Dumb Money
IMDb: N/A
104

Vlogger Keith Gill sinks his life savings into GameStop stock and posts about it. When social media starts blowing up, so do his life and the lives of everyone following him. As a stock tip becomes a movement, everyone gets rich—until the billionaires fight back, and both sides find their worlds turned upside down.

One Life One Life
One Life
IMDb: N/A
109

British stockbroker Nicholas Winton visits Czechoslovakia in the 1930s and forms plans to assist in the rescue of Jewish children before the onset of World War II, in an operation that came to be known as the Kindertransport.

A Million Miles Away A Million Miles Away
A Million Miles Away
IMDb: N/A
122

The life of engineer and former NASA astronaut José M. Hernández, the first migrant farmworker to go to space.

Oppenheimer Oppenheimer
Oppenheimer
IMDb: N/A
181

The story of J. Robert Oppenheimer’s role in the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.

The Hill The Hill
The Hill
IMDb: N/A
126

The story of Rickey Hill, who overcomes his physical disability and repairs his relationship with his father in a quest to become a major league baseball (MLB) player.

Big George Foreman: The Miraculous Story of the Once and Future Heavyweight Champion of the World Big George Foreman: The Miraculous Story of the Once and Future Heavyweight Champion of the World
Big George Foreman: The Miraculous Story of the Once and Future Heavyweight Champion of the World
IMDb: N/A
128

Fueled by an impoverished childhood, George Foreman channeled his anger into becoming an Olympic Gold medalist and World Heavyweight Champion, followed by a near-death experience that took him from the boxing ring to the pulpit. But when he sees his community struggling spiritually and financially, Foreman returns to the ring and makes history by reclaiming his title, becoming the oldest and most improbable World Heavyweight Boxing Champion ever.

The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die
The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die
IMDb: N/A
111

In the wake of King Edward’s death, Uhtred of Bebbanburg and his comrades adventure across a fractured kingdom in the hopes of uniting England at last.

Air Air
Air
IMDb: N/A
112

Discover the game-changing partnership between a then undiscovered Michael Jordan and Nike’s fledgling basketball division which revolutionized the world of sports and culture with the Air Jordan brand.

Jeanne du Barry Jeanne du Barry
Jeanne du Barry
IMDb: N/A
116

The life of Jeanne Bécu, who was born as the illegitimate daughter of an impoverished seamstress in 1743 and went on to rise through the Court of Louis XV to become his last official mistress.

His Only Son His Only Son
His Only Son
IMDb: N/A
106

His Only Son recounts one of the most controversial moments in the Old Testament—when Abraham was commanded by God to sacrifice his son Isaac on the mountain of Moriah. While traveling to the place of the sacrifice, alongside Isaac and two servants, Abraham is flooded with vivid memories from the years he and Sarah spent longing for the son they were promised—the son he must now lay upon the altar.

BlackBerry BlackBerry
BlackBerry
IMDb: N/A
119

Two mismatched entrepreneurs – egghead innovator Mike Lazaridis and cut-throat businessman Jim Balsillie – joined forces in an endeavour that was to become a worldwide hit in little more than a decade. The story of the meteoric rise and catastrophic demise of the world’s first smartphone.

Chevalier Chevalier
Chevalier
IMDb: N/A
107

The illegitimate son of an African slave and a French plantation owner, Bologne rises to improbable heights in French society as a celebrated violinist-composer and fencer, complete with an ill-fated love affair and a falling out with Marie Antoinette and her court. Inspired by the incredible true story of composer Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges.

The Three Musketeers: D’Artagnan The Three Musketeers: D’Artagnan
The Three Musketeers: D’Artagnan
IMDb: N/A
121

D’Artagnan, a spirited young Gascon, is left for dead after trying to save a noblewoman from being kidnapped. Once in Paris, he tries by all means to find his attackers, unaware that his quest will lead him to the very heart of a war where the future of France is at stake. Aided by King’s Musketeers Athos, Porthos and Aramis, he faces the machinations of villainous Cardinal Richelieu and Milady de Winter, while falling in love with Constance, the Queen’s confidante.

Golda Golda
Golda
IMDb: N/A
100

Set during the tense 19 days of the Yom Kippur War in 1973, Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir is faced with the potential of Israel’s complete destruction. She must navigate overwhelming odds, a skeptical cabinet and a complex relationship with US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, with millions of lives in the balance. Her tough leadership and compassion would ultimately decide the fate of her nation and leave her with a controversial legacy around the world.

Tetris Tetris
Tetris
IMDb: N/A
117

In 1988, American video game salesman Henk Rogers discovers the video game Tetris. When he sets out to bring the game to the world, he enters a dangerous web of lies and corruption behind the Iron Curtain.

True Spirit True Spirit
True Spirit
IMDb: N/A
109

When the tenacious young sailor Jessica Watson sets out to be the youngest person to sail solo, nonstop and unassisted around the world, many expect her to fail. With the support of her sailing coach and mentor Ben Bryant and her parents, Jessica is determined to accomplish what was thought to be impossible, navigating some of the world’s most challenging stretches of ocean over the course of 210 days.

Narvik Narvik
Narvik
IMDb: N/A
108

April, 1940. The eyes of the world are on Narvik, a small town in northern Norway, a source of the iron ore needed for Hitler’s war machine. Through two months of fierce winter warfare, the German leader is dealt with his first defeat.

Battle for Saipan Battle for Saipan
Battle for Saipan
IMDb: 4.1
94

On July 7, 1944, a U.S. Army hospital on the remote island of Saipan is overrun by Japanese forces during a relentless attack. Outgunned and surrounded by the enemy, a…

Genre: Action, History, War
Jesus Revolution Jesus Revolution
Jesus Revolution
IMDb: N/A
120

In the 1970s, aimless teenager Greg Laurie searches for all the right things in all the wrong places until he meets Lonnie Frisbee, a charismatic hippie/street preacher. Together with local pastor Chuck Smith, they open the doors of a languishing church to an unexpected revival.

Genre: Drama, History
Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody
Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody
IMDb: N/A
144

The joyous, emotional, heartbreaking celebration of the life and music of Whitney Houston, the greatest female R&B pop vocalist of all time. Tracking her journey from obscurity to musical superstardom.

Hidden Blade Hidden Blade
Hidden Blade
IMDb: N/A
128

Follows the story of underground workers who risked their lives to send intelligence and defend the motherland, set after Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor when the Wang Jingwei regime declared war on Britain and the U.S.

Emancipation Emancipation
Emancipation
IMDb: 6.2
132

Inspired by the gripping true story of a man who would do anything for his family—and for freedom. When Peter, an enslaved man, risks his life to escape and return…

Devotion Devotion
Devotion
IMDb: N/A
138

The harrowing true story of two elite US Navy fighter pilots during the Korean War. Their heroic sacrifices would ultimately make them the Navy’s most celebrated wingmen.

Lamborghini: The Man Behind the Legend Lamborghini: The Man Behind the Legend
Lamborghini: The Man Behind the Legend
IMDb: 5.4
97

Follow the launch of Lamborghini’s career as a manufacturer of tractors, a creator of military vehicles during World War II, and the designer of Lamborghini cars, which he launched in…

Call Jane Call Jane
Call Jane
IMDb: 6.4
121

A married woman with an unwanted pregnancy lives in a time in America where she can’t get a legal abortion and works with a group of suburban women to find…

Genre: Drama, History
All Quiet on the Western Front All Quiet on the Western Front
All Quiet on the Western Front
IMDb: 7.8
147

Paul Baumer and his friends Albert and Muller, egged on by romantic dreams of heroism, voluntarily enlist in the German army. Full of excitement and patriotic fervour, the boys enthusiastically…

She Said She Said
She Said
IMDb: N/A
129

New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor break one of the most important stories in a generation — a story that helped launch the #MeToo movement and shattered decades of silence around the subject of sexual assault in Hollywood.

Genre: Drama, History
The Woman King The Woman King
The Woman King
IMDb: 6.9
135

The story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a fierceness unlike anything the world has…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Medieval Medieval
Medieval
IMDb: N/A
126

The story of 14th century Czech icon and warlord Jan Zizka who defeated armies of the Teutonic Order and the Holy Roman Empire.

The Greatest Beer Run Ever The Greatest Beer Run Ever
The Greatest Beer Run Ever
IMDb: N/A
126

Chickie wants to support his friends fighting in Vietnam, so he does something wild—personally bring them American beer. What starts as a well-meaning journey quickly changes Chickie’s life and perspective. Based on a true story.

Emily Emily
Emily
IMDb: 6.8
130

Tells the imagined life of one of the world’s most famous authors, Emily Brontë, as she finds her voice and writes the literary classic Wuthering Heights, and explores the relationships…

Till Till
Till
IMDb: 7.2
131

The true story of Mamie Till Mobley’s relentless pursuit of justice for her 14 year old son, Emmett Till, who, in 1955, was lynched while visiting his cousins in Mississippi.

Argentina, 1985 Argentina, 1985
Argentina, 1985
IMDb: N/A
141

In the 1980s, a team of lawyers takes on the heads of Argentina’s bloody military dictatorship in a battle against odds and a race against time.

Razzennest Razzennest
Razzennest
IMDb: 5.5
81

South African enfant terrible filmmaker and artiste-cineaste Manus Oosthuizen meets with Rotten Tomatoes-approved indie film critic Babette Cruickshank in an Echo Park sound studio. With key members of Manus’s crew…

The Swimmers The Swimmers
The Swimmers
IMDb: N/A
134

From war-torn Syria to the 2016 Rio Olympics, two young sisters embark on a risky voyage, putting their hearts and their swimming skills to heroic use.

Benediction Benediction
Benediction
IMDb: 6.7
137

The story of soldier and poet Siegfried Sassoon (1886–1967), who was decorated for bravery on the Western Front, and is best remembered for his angry and compassionate poems about the…

Corsage Corsage
Corsage
IMDb: N/A
114

A fictional account of one year in the life of Empress Elisabeth of Austria. On Christmas Eve 1877, Elisabeth, once idolized for her beauty, turns 40 and is officially deemed an old woman; she starts trying to maintain her public image.

Prizefighter: The Life of Jem Belcher Prizefighter: The Life of Jem Belcher
Prizefighter: The Life of Jem Belcher
IMDb: 5.5
107

At the turn of the 19th century, Pugilism was the sport of kings and a gifted young boxer fought his way to becoming champion of England.

Elvis Elvis
Elvis
IMDb: 7.3
159

The life story of Elvis Presley as seen through the complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker.

Spitfire Over Berlin Spitfire Over Berlin
Spitfire Over Berlin
IMDb: 3.1
80

August 1944. With the American Eighth Air Force poised to strike over Nazi Germany, British Intelligence learns that they could be flying into a deadly trap. With only hours to…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Man of God Man of God
Man of God
IMDb: 7.0
109

Exiled unjustly, convicted without trial, slandered without cause. Man of God depicts the trials and tribulations of Saint Nektarios of Aegina, as he bears the unjust hatred of his enemies…

Hostile Territory Hostile Territory
Hostile Territory
IMDb: 4.7
94

Former P.O.W. Jack Calgrove moves Heaven and Earth to be reunited with his children following the Civil War. After returning home, Jack discovers that his wife has tragically died and…

Operation Mincemeat Operation Mincemeat
Operation Mincemeat
IMDb: N/A
128

In 1943, two British intelligence officers concoct Operation Mincemeat, wherein their plan to drop a corpse with false papers off the coast of Spain would fool Nazi spies into believing the Allied forces were planning to attack by way of Greece rather than Sicily.

Werewolf Castle Werewolf Castle
Werewolf Castle
IMDb: 3.8
92

When a pack of werewolves attack a medieval village, Thorfinn, whose lover perished in the attack, joins knights Thomas, Osmund, Hamelin, and Hal Skullsplitter as they lead the fight back…

Frederick Douglass: In Five Speeches Frederick Douglass: In Five Speeches
Frederick Douglass: In Five Speeches
IMDb: 7.8
58

Acclaimed actors draw from five of Douglass’ legendary speeches, to represent a different moment in the tumultuous history of 19th century America as well as a different stage of Douglass’…

Against the Ice Against the Ice
Against the Ice
IMDb: 6.5
101

In 1909, two explorers fight to survive after they’re left behind while on a Denmark expedition in ice-covered Greenland.

The Martha Mitchell Effect The Martha Mitchell Effect
The Martha Mitchell Effect
IMDb: 6.6
40

She was once as famous as Jackie O—and then she tried to take down a President. Martha Mitchell was the unlikeliest of whistleblowers: a Republican wife who was discredited by…

A Forbidden Orange A Forbidden Orange
A Forbidden Orange
IMDb: 6.3
85

Spain, 1970s. A Clockwork Orange, a film considered by critics and audiences as one of the best works in the history of cinema, directed by Stanley Kubrick and released in…

The Silence of Swastika The Silence of Swastika
The Silence of Swastika
IMDb: N/A
56

A documentary that distances the roots of Hitler’s famous symbol from India’s Swastika.

The Tragedy of Macbeth The Tragedy of Macbeth
The Tragedy of Macbeth
IMDb: N/A
105

Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself.

Toma Toma
Toma
IMDb: N/A
140

Biopic about Serbian folk singer Toma Zdravković, the man who is remembered not only for his songs and unique way he was singing them, but also as a bohemian, both in his behavior and his soul.

The Lady of Heaven The Lady of Heaven
The Lady of Heaven
IMDb: 5.8
141

Two stories separated by 1400 years. After losing his mother in the midst of a war-torn country, an Iraqi child, learns the importance and power of patience by discovering the…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story of C.S. Lewis The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story of C.S. Lewis
The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story of C.S. Lewis
IMDb: 7.0
87

A journey through C.S. Lewis’ early life and his dramatic conversion story about his inner conflict.

The Pilot. A Battle for Survival The Pilot. A Battle for Survival
The Pilot. A Battle for Survival
IMDb: 6.1
105

December of 1941, Northwestern Front. A German tank column is moving towards Moscow. During a mission to stop the enemy advance, Nikolai Komlev’s IL-2 is shot down. Komlev manages to…

Munich: The Edge of War Munich: The Edge of War
Munich: The Edge of War
IMDb: 6.8
129

At the tense 1938 Munich Conference, former friends who now work for opposing governments become reluctant spies racing to expose a Nazi secret.

Redeeming Love Redeeming Love
Redeeming Love
IMDb: 6.7
134

A retelling of the biblical book of Hosea set against the backdrop of the California Gold Rush of 1850.

The Last Duel The Last Duel
The Last Duel
IMDb: 7.7
153

King Charles VI declares that Knight Jean de Carrouges settle his dispute with his squire by challenging him to a duel.

Autumn Girl Autumn Girl
Autumn Girl
IMDb: 5.5
105

Polish film and music icon Kalina Jedrusik, a scandalous free-spirited sex symbol, fights for her independence in the prude society of the 1960s.

Being the Ricardos Being the Ricardos
Being the Ricardos
IMDb: N/A
125

Follows Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz as they face a crisis that could end their careers and another that could end their marriage.

House of Gucci House of Gucci
House of Gucci
IMDb: N/A
157

When Patrizia Reggiani, an outsider from humble beginnings, marries into the Gucci family, her unbridled ambition begins to unravel the family legacy and triggers a reckless spiral of betrayal, decadence, revenge, and ultimately…murder.

King Richard King Richard
King Richard
IMDb: N/A
138

Richard Williams serves as a coach to his daughters Venus and Serena, who will soon become two of the most legendary tennis players in history.

Spencer Spencer
Spencer
IMDb: N/A
111

During her Christmas holidays with the royal family at the Sandringham estate in Norfolk, England, Diana decides to leave her marriage to Prince Charles.

The Survivor The Survivor
The Survivor
IMDb: N/A
129

Harry Haft is a boxer who fought fellow prisoners in the concentration camps to survive. Haunted by the memories and his guilt, he attempts to use high-profile fights against boxing legends like Rocky Marciano as a way to find his first love again.

The Eyes of Tammy Faye The Eyes of Tammy Faye
The Eyes of Tammy Faye
IMDb: 7.2
126

In the 1970s and ’80s, Tammy Faye and Jim Bakker rose from humble beginnings to create the world’s largest religious broadcasting network and a theme park, and were revered for their message of love, acceptance, and prosperity.

The Electrical Life of Louis Wain The Electrical Life of Louis Wain
The Electrical Life of Louis Wain
IMDb: 6.8
111

The extraordinary true story of eccentric British artist Louis Wain, whose playful, sometimes even psychedelic pictures helped to transform the public’s perception of cats forever.

The Shadow In My Eye The Shadow In My Eye
The Shadow In My Eye
IMDb: N/A
107

On March 21st, 1945, the British Royal Air Force set out on a mission to bomb Gestapo’s headquarters in Copenhagen. The raid had fatal consequences as some of the bombers accidentally targeted a school and more than 120 people were killed, 86 of whom were children.

Diana: The Musical Diana: The Musical
Diana: The Musical
IMDb: 4.4
117

A princess is thrust onto the world stage. The tabloid media is captivated by her beauty and vulnerability. The globe’s most celebrated monarchy is disrupted. This is the story of…

Swallow Swallow
Swallow
IMDb: 4.0
N/A

Set in the 1980s, Tolani Ajao is a bank secretary in Lagos, who finds herself persuaded by her friend Rose Adamson to enter the world of drug trafficking.

Burning at Both Ends Burning at Both Ends
Burning at Both Ends
IMDb: 5.0
110

The movie follows a group of resistance radio broadcasters in Nazi-occupied France as they evade capture alongside a Jewish family.

Respect Respect
Respect
IMDb: 6.6
145

The rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom.

Camp Confidential: America’s Secret Nazis Camp Confidential: America’s Secret Nazis
Camp Confidential: America’s Secret Nazis
IMDb: 6.6
34

Camp Confidential: America’s Secret Nazis, is a documentary short featuring animation that focuses on the story of a top secret POW camp that was classified for over 5 decades. In…

The Mad Women’s Ball The Mad Women’s Ball
The Mad Women’s Ball
IMDb: 6.6
122

Eugenie has a unique gift: she hears and sees the dead. When her family discovers her secret, at the end of the 19th century, she is taken by her father…

Foxhole Foxhole
Foxhole
IMDb: 4.0
95

A multi-generational anthology about the horrors of war in various foxholes that possibly include that of the Civil War, World War I/II, and Vietnam.

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Worth Worth
Worth
IMDb: 6.8
118

Kenneth Feinberg, a powerful D.C. lawyer appointed Special Master of the 9/11 Fund, fights off the cynicism, bureaucracy, and politics associated with administering government funds and, in doing so, discovers…

9/11: Inside the President’s War Room 9/11: Inside the President’s War Room
9/11: Inside the President’s War Room
IMDb: 7.5
89

Experience the events of September 11, 2001 through the eyes of President Bush and his closest advisors as they personally detail the crucial hours and key decisions from that historic…

No Man of God No Man of God
No Man of God
IMDb: 6.4
100

Based on real life transcripts culled from conversations between FBI analyst Bill Hagmaier and serial killer Ted Bundy that took place between 1984 and 1989, No Man of God details…

The Duke The Duke
The Duke
IMDb: 6.9
96

In 1961, a 60 year old taxi driver stole Goya’s portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London. It was the first (and remains the only)…

Summer of Soul (…or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised) Summer of Soul (…or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)
Summer of Soul (…or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)
IMDb: N/A
117

During the same summer as Woodstock, over 300,000 people attended the Harlem Cultural Festival, celebrating African American music and culture, and promoting Black pride and unity. The footage from the festival sat in a basement, unseen for over 50 years, keeping this incredible event in America’s history lost—until now.

Murder by the Coast Murder by the Coast
Murder by the Coast
IMDb: 6.5
88

In 1999, teen Rocío Wanninkhof is murdered. Her mother’s ex-partner, Dolores Vázquez, is suspected. Did she do it? A second victim reveals the truth.

Into the Darkness Into the Darkness
Into the Darkness
IMDb: 6.4
152

Karlskov is a self made, successful owner of a large electronics factory, has a wife and five children. They live the good, privileged upper-class life on Strandvejen north of Copenhagen…

Genre: Drama, History, War
America: The Motion Picture America: The Motion Picture
America: The Motion Picture
IMDb: N/A
98

A chainsaw-wielding George Washington teams with beer-loving bro Sam Adams to take down the Brits in a tongue-in-cheek riff on the American Revolution.

12 Mighty Orphans 12 Mighty Orphans
12 Mighty Orphans
IMDb: 6.9
118

Haunted by his mysterious past, a devoted high school football coach leads a scrawny team of orphans to the state championship during the Great Depression and inspires a broken nation…

Witnesses Witnesses
Witnesses
IMDb: 4.1
110

The gripping true story of the first three witnesses to the Book of Mormon.

The Match The Match
The Match
IMDb: 5.8
119

Inspired by true events from the spring of 1944 when the Nazis organized a football match between a team of camp inmates and an elite Nazi team on Adolf Hitler’s…

Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Vivandiere Vivandiere
Vivandiere
IMDb: 4.1
57

Two young women from both sides of the Civil War volunteer as battlefield nurses, facing down scornful commanders and murderous war criminals to accomplish their hazardous duty.

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Benedetta Benedetta
Benedetta
IMDb: N/A
131

A 17th-century nun becomes entangled in a forbidden lesbian affair with a novice. But it is Benedetta’s shocking religious visions that threaten to shake the Church to its core.