History Movies
Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project (2019)

Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project (2019)

Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project (2019)
IMDb: 7.0
87

Marion Stokes secretly recorded television 24 hours a day for 30 years from 1975 until her death in 2012. For Marion taping was a form of activism to seek the…

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NWA & Eazy-E: The Kings of Compton (2016)

NWA & Eazy-E: The Kings of Compton (2016)

NWA & Eazy-E: The Kings of Compton (2016)
IMDb: 6.8
80

Documentary looking back at the West Coast group who invented gangster rap. The original lineup of N.W.A consisted of Dr Dre, Ice Cube and Eazy-E, all of whom went on…

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Genre: History
9/11: Minute by Minute (2021)

9/11: Minute by Minute (2021)

9/11: Minute by Minute (2021)
IMDb: 6.8
64

September 11th 2001, the day America was under siege. Thrust into defense against the deadliest disaster ever faced. The four coordinated attacks by nineteen individuals, driven by religious extremism, claimed…

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Enter the Forbidden City (2019)

Enter the Forbidden City (2019)

Enter the Forbidden City (2019)
IMDb: 6.6
113

During the dates of celebrating the Emperor’s 80th birthday, an opera troupe from southern China was invited to come to Beijing to perform for the Emperor. Afterwards, the opera troupe…

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Genre: History
Shakedown (2018)

Shakedown (2018)

Shakedown (2018)
IMDb: 7.0
72

‘Shakedown’ was a series of parties founded by and for African American women in Los Angeles that featured go-go dancing and strip shows for the city’s lesbian underground scene. Inspired…

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Remember Baghdad (2017)

Remember Baghdad (2017)

Remember Baghdad (2017)
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Remember Baghdad is the untold story of Iraq, an unmissable insight into how the country developed through the eyes of the Jews, Iraq’s first wave of refugees.

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Two Catalonias (2018)

Two Catalonias (2018)

Two Catalonias (2018)
IMDb: 6.5
116

Lawmakers and activists with conflicting ideologies speak about the complexities of Catalonia’s politics and the fight for its independence from Spain.

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Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon (2008)

Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon (2008)

Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon (2008)
IMDb: 6.1
102

The aging Zhao embarks on his final and greatest campaign, a road to adventure that will crown his name in glory for all time.

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Prince Philip: A Lifetime of Duty (2021)

Prince Philip: A Lifetime of Duty (2021)

Prince Philip: A Lifetime of Duty (2021)
IMDb: N/A
51

Prince Philip has walked two steps behind Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth ever since she became Queen in 1952. For many years before then and many years since he has…

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The Haunting of the Tower of London (2022)

The Haunting of the Tower of London (2022)

The Haunting of the Tower of London (2022)
IMDb: N/A
89

The Two Princes, imprisoned and allegedly murdered in the Bloody Tower within the Tower Of London by Richard III. The story tells how they allegedly came back to haunt the…

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Genre: History, Horror
Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen (2010)

Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen (2010)

Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen (2010)
IMDb: 6.2
105

Seven years after the apparent death of Chen Zhen, who was shot after discovering who was responsible for his teacher’s death (Huo Yuanjia) in Japanese-occupied Shanghai. A mysterious stranger arrives…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Dirty Wars (2013)

Dirty Wars (2013)

Dirty Wars (2013)
IMDb: 7.4
87

Investigative journalist, Jeremy Scahill is pulled into an unexpected journey as he chases down the hidden truth behind America’s expanding covert wars, and examines how the US government has responded…

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The Match (2021)

The Match (2021)

The Match (2021)
IMDb: 6.0
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
The Emigrants (2021)

The Emigrants (2021)

The Emigrants (2021)
IMDb: 6.8
148

Based on the book by Vilhelm Moberg (published in 1949) depicting a few people emigrating from Sweden to the United States in the 1800s, and a remake of the 1971…

Genre: Drama, History
Bloody Sunday (2002)

Bloody Sunday (2002)

Bloody Sunday (2002)
IMDb: 7.6
107

The dramatised story of the Irish civil rights protest march on January 30 1972 which ended in a massacre by British troops.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Ironclad (2011)

Ironclad (2011)

Ironclad (2011)
IMDb: 6.1
121

In the year 1215, the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal on the Magna Carta, a seminal document that upheld the…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
The Many Lovers of Miss Jane Austen (2011)

The Many Lovers of Miss Jane Austen (2011)

The Many Lovers of Miss Jane Austen (2011)
IMDb: 6.9
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A historian and professor Amanda Vickery explores why Jane Austen’s books have been popular for nearly 200 years.

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Genre: History
The Legend of Zhao Yun (2021)

The Legend of Zhao Yun (2021)

The Legend of Zhao Yun (2021)
IMDb: 6.5
96

When political tactics and ambitions dominated, Zhao Yun stepped forward to rescue Adou and confront Cao Cao’s 830,000 soldiers.

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Genre: Action, History, War
Baratometrajes 2.0: Spaniard-low-budget-films with High Ambitions (2014)

Baratometrajes 2.0: Spaniard-low-budget-films with High Ambitions (2014)

Baratometrajes 2.0: Spaniard-low-budget-films with High Ambitions (2014)
IMDb: 8.0
88

Baratometrajes 2.0 is a feature length documentary on low-budget films made ​​in Spain and dives deep and directly in the guts of most independent films, their characteristics and their reasons…

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Lust, Caution (2007)

Lust, Caution (2007)

Lust, Caution (2007)
IMDb: 7.5
156

During World War II, a secret agent must seduce then assassinate an official who works for the Japanese puppet government in Shanghai. Her mission becomes clouded when she finds herself…

Miracle (2004)

Miracle (2004)

Miracle (2004)
IMDb: 7.4
135

When college coach Herb Brooks is hired to helm the 1980 U.S. men’s Olympic hockey team, he brings a unique and brash style to the ice. After assembling a team…

Pawn Sacrifice (2015)

Pawn Sacrifice (2015)

Pawn Sacrifice (2015)
IMDb: 7.0
115

American chess champion Bobby Fischer prepares for a legendary match-up against Russian Boris Spassky.

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K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)

K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)

K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
IMDb: 6.7
138

When Russia’s first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.

Worth (2021)

Worth (2021)

Worth (2021)
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…

Jesus (1999)

Jesus (1999)

Jesus (1999)
IMDb: 6.0
240

The film is notable for presenting a more human Jesus, compared to more solemn portrayals in earlier films; here Jesus laughs and cries like anyone else. Among other things, he…

Jeremiah (1998)

Jeremiah (1998)

Jeremiah (1998)
IMDb: 7.1
90

The young Jeremiah grows up in a priest’s family in the village of Anathoth, near Jerusalem. God appears to Jeremiah in different human guises on several occasions, and makes it…

Manu (2018)

Manu (2018)

Manu (2018)
IMDb: 8.0
92

The Belgian filmmaker Manu Bonmariage, known as the spiritual father of the Striptease show, now has Alzheimer’s at 76. Although his memory plays tricks on him, his daughter Emmanuelle goes…

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The Rose Family (2020)

The Rose Family (2020)

The Rose Family (2020)
IMDb: 7.8
128

In October 1970, members of the Front de libération du Québec kidnapped Minister Pierre Laporte, triggering an unprecedented crisis in Quebec (Canada). Fifty years later, Félix Rose is trying to…

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Pompeii: Eros and Myth (2020)

Pompeii: Eros and Myth (2020)

Pompeii: Eros and Myth (2020)
IMDb: 5.1
83

A story about one of the most famous and mysterious archaeological sites in the world.

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Centurion (2010)

Centurion (2010)

Centurion (2010)
IMDb: 6.3
97

Britain, A.D. 117. Quintus Dias, the sole survivor of a Pictish raid on a Roman frontier fort, marches north with General Virilus’ legendary Ninth Legion, under orders to wipe the…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Esther (1999)

Esther (1999)

Esther (1999)
IMDb: 6.8
91

Esther, the beautiful queen of Persia, intervenes to save the Jewish people from a bloody massacre.

The Mayo Clinic: Faith, Hope and Science (2018)

The Mayo Clinic: Faith, Hope and Science (2018)

The Mayo Clinic: Faith, Hope and Science (2018)
IMDb: 7.9
115

The Mayo Clinic: Faith – Hope – Science tells the story of a unique medical institution that has been called a “Medical Mecca,” the “Supreme Court of Medicine,” and the…

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And When I Die, I Won’t Stay Dead (2015)

And When I Die, I Won’t Stay Dead (2015)

And When I Die, I Won’t Stay Dead (2015)
IMDb: 6.5
90

A journey into the life and work of beat poet and activist Bob Kaufman and his insistence that poetry is fundamental to humanity’s moral survival.

Colette (2013)

Colette (2013)

Colette (2013)
IMDb: 6.1
126

Arnost Lustig was one of the world’s most renowned literary authors of our times. Lustig’s novel ‘A girl from Antwerp’ upon which our film Colette is based, draws on the…

Lumière! (2017)

Lumière! (2017)

Lumière! (2017)
IMDb: 8.1
90

A collection of restored prints from the Lumière Brothers.

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City 40 (2016)

City 40 (2016)

City 40 (2016)
IMDb: 6.5
72

Hidden in the heart of Russia, there is a Soviet-era city where thousands of people live and work behind barbed-wire fences monitored by armed guards. It is Ozyorsk (Ozersk), located…

Hostile Territory (2022)

Hostile Territory (2022)

Hostile Territory (2022)
IMDb: N/A
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…

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Frost/Nixon (2008)

Frost/Nixon (2008)

Frost/Nixon (2008)
IMDb: 7.7
122

For three years after being forced from office, Nixon remained silent. But in summer 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the…

Felix Austria (2020)

Felix Austria (2020)

Felix Austria (2020)
IMDb: 6.6
103

The plot revolves around the controversial relationship between maid Stefania Chornenko and blueblood Adelia Anger against the backdrop of the provincial Austro-Hungary in 1900. Both Stefania’s parents and Adelia’s mother…

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We Like It Like That (2015)

We Like It Like That (2015)

We Like It Like That (2015)
IMDb: 8.9
81

Latin boogaloo is New York City. It is a product of the melting pot, a colorful expression of 1960s Latino soul, straight from the streets of El Barrio, the South…

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