History Movies
Till

Till

Till
IMDb: 7.6
130 min

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.

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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
Mr. Malcolm’s List

Mr. Malcolm’s List

Mr. Malcolm’s List
IMDb: 5.9
115 min

When she fails to meet an item on his list of requirements for a bride, Julia Thistlewaite is jilted by London’s most eligible bachelor, Mr. Malcolm. Feeling humiliated and determined…

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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
Foxhole

Foxhole

Foxhole
IMDb: 4.7
95 min

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.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Kashmir Files

The Kashmir Files

The Kashmir Files
IMDb: 8.3
170 min

Based on a true tragedy, the emotionally triggering film sheds light on the plight of Kashmiri Pandits (Hindus), a religious minority in the 1990s Kashmir valley, who were compelled to…

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The Survivor

The Survivor

The Survivor
IMDb: 6.8
129 min

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…

Genre: Drama, History
Downton Abbey: A New Era

Downton Abbey: A New Era

Downton Abbey: A New Era
IMDb: 7.7
124 min

Following up to 2019’s feature film, the Crawley and Downton families received royal visits from King and Queen Of Great Britain.

Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat
IMDb: 6.9
128 min

In the context of WW2 narratives, the story of Operation Mincemeat is unique a bizarre and seductive cinematic blend of high-level espionage and ingenious fiction, where the stakes could hardly…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Punk Samurai Slash Down

Punk Samurai Slash Down

Punk Samurai Slash Down
IMDb: 5.8
130 min

After committing murder, Kake Junoshin, a ronin Kake Junoshin seeks employment and a permanent job. He is quickly discredited and taken into custody. He is now facing death and must…

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A Forbidden Orange

A Forbidden Orange

A Forbidden Orange
IMDb: 6.3
78 min

Although ‘A Clockwork Orange” was one of Stanley Kubrick’s most beloved films, and therefore cinema’s masterpiece, it was banned by the Franco government in Spain, which is a fascist dictatorship,…

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Memorial Day

Memorial Day

Memorial Day
IMDb: 6.1
104 min

Memorial Day 1993. Kyle Vogel, 13, discovers the World War II Footlocker that his grandfather Bud had given him. Everyone tells Kyle to return it. He ignores the warnings. Even…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
End of the Spear

End of the Spear

End of the Spear
IMDb: 6.7
108 min

The story of Mincayani is “End of the Spear”, a Waorani tribesman who lived in the Ecuadorian jungles. Five young missionaries are killed by Waorani spearmen in 1956. A series…

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Path to War

Path to War

Path to War
IMDb: 7.3
165 min

This is a portrayal of Lyndon B. Johnson’s (Sir Michael Gambon), Presidency, and the spiralling descent into Vietnam War. His Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara (Alec Baldwin), and his other…

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Road 47

Road 47

Road 47
IMDb: 6.2
107 min

A Brazilian Expeditionary Force (FEB) – mines-weeping platoon runs aimlessly in the middle of “no man’s Land” during World War II. The soldiers, who are hungry and cold from the…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
William the Conqueror

William the Conqueror

William the Conqueror
IMDb: 6.0
54 min

This rich historical reconstruction blends drama and the explanations from passionate historians, specialists and experts. It traces sixty years of the life of William The Conqueror, a man who changed…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Age of Blood

The Age of Blood

The Age of Blood
IMDb: 5.7
102 min

Kim Ho is suddenly appointed a prison guard after a losing battle. He runs into a prison escape attempt after working overnight the first day.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Kardec

Kardec

Kardec
IMDb: 6.1
110 min

This story tells about Allan Kardec’s life, starting as an educator and ending with his contributions to spiritist codification.

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Genre: Drama, History
The Book of Vision

The Book of Vision

The Book of Vision
IMDb: 4.9
95 min

Eva, a young promising doctor leaves her successful career to pursue History of Medicine at a distant university. It is now that she will question everything: her biology, her body…

Genre: Drama, History
The Incredible Monk

The Incredible Monk

The Incredible Monk
IMDb: 4.8
93 min

Ji Gong is a Chan Buddhist monk who has supernatural abilities. He uses these powers to aid the poor and fight injustice. The movie depicts one of his many adventures.

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This Magnificent Cake!

This Magnificent Cake!

This Magnificent Cake!
IMDb: 7.2
44 min

A film anthology set in colonial Africa during the 19th century. It tells the stories of five different characters.

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Brutus vs Cesar

Brutus vs Cesar

Brutus vs Cesar
IMDb: 3.5
87 min

Senators Rufus and Cassius are confronted by Caesar’s tyranny, acting as the absolute ruler over Rome. They plot against him.

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Mohenjo Daro

Mohenjo Daro

Mohenjo Daro
IMDb: 5.8
155 min

(2016) BC Sarman, a farmer from Amri, wants to trade Mohenjo Daro. Durjan says it is against the law but Sarman insists that the fight be against Bakar-Zokhar. Maham challenges…

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Swallow (TV Movie)

Swallow (TV Movie)

Swallow (TV Movie)
IMDb: N/A
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The film is set against the backdrop of 1980s Lagos where people struggle under the burden of austerity and the infamous War Against Indiscipline. Kunle Afolayan chooses a retro look…

Whelm

Whelm

Whelm
IMDb: 5.3
114 min

Two brothers from the Midwest get involved in an altercation between a bank robbery legend and a young, eccentric criminal during Great Depression.

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The Millionaires’ Unit

The Millionaires’ Unit

The Millionaires’ Unit
IMDb: 7.2
120 min

U.S. – The Millionaires’ Unit The dramatic true story about a group Yale students learning to fly to prepare for America’s Great War entry is Naval Aviators. Bruce Dern, the…

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
IMDb: 7.1
133 min

After the defeat of the U.S. Army at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1880s the government continued to expel Sioux Indians from their land. Representative Henry Dawes of…

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Battle of the Brave

Battle of the Brave

Battle of the Brave
IMDb: 5.3
143 min

Quebec is home to perfidy and prejudice, as well as love and courage. A young girl is given to a dying priest in 1779. Fast forward 20 years and Marie-Loup…

Showbiz Kids

Showbiz Kids

Showbiz Kids
IMDb: 7.0
95 min

Documentary about children and showbusiness. Includes interviews with and an examination of the careers and lives of some of the best-known former child actors.

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Agents Unknown

Agents Unknown

Agents Unknown
IMDb: 6.9
67 min

Vietnam 1967: The military intelligence system has failed, the Viet Cong infiltrated the secret American spy network and now the U.S. cannot rely solely on the South Vietnamese. John Murphy…

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Romania: Seeking Dracula’s Castle

Romania: Seeking Dracula’s Castle

Romania: Seeking Dracula’s Castle
IMDb: 6.6
65 min

Greg and Felicity, husband and wife, embark on a trip across Romania in order to find Dracula’s Castle. They struggle with fiction, history, and legend, but the journey takes them…

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Russian Ark

Russian Ark

Russian Ark
IMDb: 7.4
99 min

A ghost and a French marquis wander through the Winter Palace in St Petersburg, encountering scenes from many different periods of its history.

Rebellion

Rebellion

Rebellion
IMDb: 6.9
136 min

April 1988. Ouvea Island, New Caledonia. A group of Kanak separatists held 30 police officers hostage. 300 French soldiers are sent to France in an attempt to restore order. Two…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History