History Movies
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
Testament of Youth

Testament of Youth

Testament of Youth
IMDb: 7.2
129 min

Testament of Youth is a powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Grandmaster

The Grandmaster

The Grandmaster
IMDb: 6.5
130 min

Ip Man’s peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Red Tails

Red Tails

Red Tails
IMDb: 5.9
125 min

The story of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first African-American pilots to fly in a combat squadron during World War II.

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A Taxi Driver

A Taxi Driver

A Taxi Driver
IMDb: 7.9
137 min

May, 1980. Man-seob is a taxi driver in Seoul who lives from hand to mouth, raising his young daughter alone. One day, he hears that there is a foreigner who…

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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: 6.7
73 min

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

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Genre: Drama, History
Margrete: Queen of the North

Margrete: Queen of the North

Margrete: Queen of the North
IMDb: 6.7
120 min

It is now 1402. Margrete achieved something that no one has ever done before. Her peace-oriented union has brought together Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Norway. She is the only one…

Genre: Drama, History
An Officer and a Spy

An Officer and a Spy

An Officer and a Spy
IMDb: 7.2
132 min

In 1894, French Captain Alfred Dreyfus is wrongfully convicted of treason and sentenced to life imprisonment at the Devil’s Island penal colony.

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Tesla

Tesla

Tesla
IMDb: 5.1
102 min

The story of the Promethean struggles of Nikola Tesla, as he attempts to transcend entrenched technology—including his own previous work—by pioneering a system of wireless energy that would change the…

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Genre: Drama, History
Land of Mine

Land of Mine

Land of Mine
IMDb: 7.8
100 min

In the days following the surrender of Germany in May 1945, a group of young German prisoners of war is handed over to the Danish authorities and subsequently sent to…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Rurouni Kenshin Part I: Origins

Rurouni Kenshin Part I: Origins

Rurouni Kenshin Part I: Origins
IMDb: 7.4
134 min

Former legendary assassin Kenshin Himura has now become a wandering samurai. Offering aid & protecting those in need as atonement for his past deeds. During this time Kenshin Himura comes…

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Farewell Mister Haffmann

Farewell Mister Haffmann

Farewell Mister Haffmann
IMDb: 6.7
115 min

Paris 1942. François Mercier is an ordinary man who only aspires to start a family with the woman he loves, Blanche. He is also the employee of a talented jeweler,…

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Genre: Drama, History