History Movies
Narvik

Narvik

Narvik
IMDb: 7.0
108 min

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…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Emancipation

Emancipation

Emancipation
IMDb: N/A
N/A

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…

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She Said

She Said

She Said
IMDb: 7.4
129 min

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…

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Genre: Drama, History
Call Jane

Call Jane

Call Jane
IMDb: 6.3
121 min

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…

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Genre: Drama, History
Emily

Emily

Emily
IMDb: 7.2
130 min

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. Explore the relationships that inspired…

Amsterdam

Amsterdam

Amsterdam
IMDb: 6.2
134 min

In the 1930s, three friends—a doctor, a nurse, and an attorney—witness a murder, become suspects themselves and uncover one of the most outrageous plots in North American history.

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The Woman King

The Woman King

The Woman King
IMDb: 6.7
135 min

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…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
All Quiet on the Western Front

All Quiet on the Western Front

All Quiet on the Western Front
IMDb: 8.0
147 min

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…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Huns

The Huns

The Huns
IMDb: N/A
88 min

It was a primitive time long ago when the nomadic tribes of the Huns ruled the Great Steppes. After her clan is destroyed, Hora is taken captive but secretly plans…

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Rosaline

Rosaline

Rosaline
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Left heartbroken after Romeo begins to pursue her cousin Juliet, Rosaline schemes to foil the famous romance and win back her guy in this comedic twist of Shakespeare’s Romeo and…

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Medieval

Medieval

Medieval
IMDb: 6.5
126 min

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

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Shabaash Mithu

Shabaash Mithu

Shabaash Mithu
IMDb: 6.1
156 min

From child prodigy to trailblazing captain, Indian women’s cricket icon Mithali Raj navigates highs and lows of professional career. A story of a young girl’s determination and stance against discrimination,…

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Genre: Drama, History
Trees of Peace

Trees of Peace

Trees of Peace
IMDb: 8.6
97 min

In April of 1994, four women from different backgrounds and beliefs are trapped and hiding during the Rwandan genocide. Their fight for survival against all odds unites the women in…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Cokeville Miracle

The Cokeville Miracle

The Cokeville Miracle
IMDb: 5.3
94 min

On May 9, 1986, a small ranching community in Wyoming experiences a divine intervention when a couple detonates a bomb inside a crowded classroom.

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Final Portrait

Final Portrait

Final Portrait
IMDb: 6.2
90 min

While on a brief trip to Paris in 1964, James Lord, an American writer and artist, is approached by Alberto Giacometti, a world-renowned artist (Geoffrey Rush), for permission to take…

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Genre: Drama, History
Gold (2018)

Gold (2018)

Gold (2018)
IMDb: 7.3
151 min

Tapan Das, the manager of India’s Gold-winning hockey team under British rule, dreams of winning a Gold medal for his country after independence. Tapan discovers news about 1948 Olympics. Tapan…

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Genre: Drama, History
Glossary of Broken Dreams

Glossary of Broken Dreams

Glossary of Broken Dreams
IMDb: 6.9
99 min

Puppets. Pixels. Anime. Action in real time. Stock footage. Lumpennerd Johannes Grenzfurthner presents an entertaining cinematic revue on important political ideas. Freedom is the topic everyone talks about. Privacy. Identity….

The Last Witness (2018)

The Last Witness (2018)

The Last Witness (2018)
IMDb: 5.6
97 min

Young, passionate journalist takes on love, work, and eventually his own life in order to discover the identity and connection between an Eastern European refugee, the British government, and the…

Genre: History, Thriller
Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot
IMDb: 3.3
90 min

After defeating the Roman Empire, King Arthur is much more senior and returns to his homeland. Camelot’s throne has been corrupted by his illegitimate child. To regain his crown, King…

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Viceroy’s House

Viceroy’s House

Viceroy’s House
IMDb: 6.7
106 min

New Dehli (India), March 1947 It is a huge, stately palace that looks like a beehive. Five hundred of its employees are hard at work preparing for the arrival of…

Genre: Drama, History
Dauntless: The Battle of Midway

Dauntless: The Battle of Midway

Dauntless: The Battle of Midway
IMDb: 3.3
98 min

The Japanese Navy had already swept the Pacific by June 1942. A United States carrier unit is stationed off Midway in an attempt to alter the course of war. Its…

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The Last Warrior

The Last Warrior

The Last Warrior
IMDb: 6.2
105 min

This is a time when one civilization replaces another. Central Eurasia is entering a new age. The proud Scythians are almost gone. Few of their descendants are now ruthless assassins…

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The Legend Is Born: Ip Man

The Legend Is Born: Ip Man

The Legend Is Born: Ip Man
IMDb: 7.0
100 min

Yip Man is a strong fighter against foreign invaders and has cultivated romantic relationships under three Wing Chun masters.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Bitter Harvest (2017)

Bitter Harvest (2017)

Bitter Harvest (2017)
IMDb: 6.0
103 min

Set between the two World Wars and based on true historical events, Bitter Harvest conveys the untold story of the Holodomor, the genocidal famine engineered by the tyrant Joseph Stalin….

The Treacherous

The Treacherous

The Treacherous
IMDb: 6.1
133 min

The story of Joseon’s tyrant king Yeonsan who exploits the populace for his own carnal pleasures, his seemingly loyal retainer who controls him and all court dealings, and a woman…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Mad Women’s Ball

The Mad Women’s Ball

The Mad Women’s Ball
IMDb: 6.6
122 min

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…

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Dragon Blade

Dragon Blade

Dragon Blade
IMDb: 5.9
127 min

Huo An, the commander of the Protection Squad of the Western Regions, was framed by evil forces and becomes enslaved. On the other hand, a Roman general escapes to China…

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The War Below

The War Below

The War Below
IMDb: 6.5
96 min

During World War I, a group of British miners are recruited to tunnel underneath no man’s land and set bombs from below the German front in hopes of breaking the…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Driven (2018)

Driven (2018)

Driven (2018)
IMDb: 6.3
113 min

FBI informant Jim Hoffman lures troubled automobile magnate John DeLorean to an undercover sting for cocaine trafficking.

Genre: History, Thriller
Born a King

Born a King

Born a King
IMDb: 7.4
103 min

A coming-of-age story set in 1919 about 14 year old Faisal, an Arab prince who is dispatched from the deserts of Arabia to London by his warrior father, Prince Abd…

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Genre: Drama, History
Ip Man 3

Ip Man 3

Ip Man 3
IMDb: 7.0
105 min

When a band of brutal gangsters led by a crooked property developer make a play to take over the city, Master Ip is forced to take a stand.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada

For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada

For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada
IMDb: 6.5
145 min

A chronicle of the Cristeros War (1926-1929), which was touched off by a rebellion against the Mexican government’s attempt to secularize the country.

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Genre: Drama, History
Forever Young (2022)

Forever Young (2022)

Forever Young (2022)
IMDb: N/A
N/A

At the end of the 1980s, Stella, Victor, Adèle and Etienne are 20 years old. They take the entrance exam to the famous acting school created by Patrice Chéreau and…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
IMDb: 7.1
141 min

A chronicle of Nelson Mandela’s life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.

Genre: Drama, History
The East

The East

The East
IMDb: 6.9
137 min

A young Dutch soldier deployed to suppress post-WWII independence efforts in the Netherlands’ colony of Indonesia finds himself torn between duty and conscience when he joins an increasingly ruthless commander’s…

Prithviraj

Prithviraj

Prithviraj
IMDb: N/A
135 min

A biopic on legendary Hindu warrior king “Prithviraj Chauhan” including his early military successes, love story with Sanyukta & clashes with Muhammad of Ghor, a ruler of the Muslim Ghurid…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Ip Man 2

Ip Man 2

Ip Man 2
IMDb: 7.5
108 min

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…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
The 33

The 33

The 33
IMDb: 6.8
127 min

Based on the true story of the collapse of a mine in San Jose, Chile—that left 33 miners isolated underground for 69 days.

Genre: Drama, History
Race

Race

Race
IMDb: 7.1
134 min

Based on the story of Jesse Owens, the athlete whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Flowers of War

The Flowers of War

The Flowers of War
IMDb: 7.5
146 min

A Westerner finds refuge with a group of women in a church during Japan’s rape of Nanking in 1937. Posing as a priest, he attempts to lead the women to…

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Genre: Drama, History, War