History Movies
The Keeper

The Keeper

The Keeper
IMDb: 7.1
120 min

The Keeper tells the extraordinary love story between a young English woman and a German PoW, who together overcome prejudice, public hostility, and personal tragedy. While visiting a PoW camp…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Frontier

Frontier

Frontier
IMDb: 5.4
98 min

Michael’s perfect life changes dramatically when he discovers a portal which allows him to travel in time. He travels back to the World War II to go through the quest…

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Edmond

Edmond

Edmond
IMDb: 7.5
110 min

December 1897, Paris. Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already two children and a lot of anxieties. He has not written anything for two years. In desperation, he offers…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life
IMDb: 7.3
85 min

In 1975, Ryszard Kapuściński, a veteran Polish journalist, embarked on a seemingly suicidal road trip into the heart of the Angola’s civil war. There, he witnessed once again the dirty…

Red Sea Diving Resort

Red Sea Diving Resort

Red Sea Diving Resort
IMDb: 6.2
129 min

Israel’s Mossad agents attempt to rescue Ethiopian Jewish refugees in Sudan in 1977.

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Wolf

Wolf

Wolf
IMDb: 7.3
80 min

Picking up from the explosive cliffhanger of the sixth episode of the miniseries, the film follows the harrowing coup attempt night of July 15th, and the Police Special Operations and…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Capri-Revolution

Capri-Revolution

Capri-Revolution
IMDb: 6.6
122 min

In 1914, with Italy about to enter World War I, a commune of young artists from Northern Europe establishes itself on the rural island of Capri, a safe haven for…

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Genre: Drama, History
Kalank

Kalank

Kalank
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Set in 1945, in Pre-Independent India, the elite, opulent and solemn world of the Chaudhry family, and the wild, mysterious and musical underbelly of the town, Hira Mandi, clash when…

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Amundsen

Amundsen

Amundsen
IMDb: 6.9
125 min

Based on the true story of polar explorer, Roald Amundsen, this movie covers his life and the dangerous way to the pole.

Genre: Drama, History
Balloon

Balloon

Balloon
IMDb: 7.7
125 min

In the summer of 1979, in Thüringen, in East Germany, two families put together a crazy plan. They are desperate to leave the DDR for the ‘West’ and plan to…

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The Accidental Prime Minister

The Accidental Prime Minister

The Accidental Prime Minister
IMDb: 6.3
112 min

Based on the memoir by Indian policy analyst Sanjaya Baru, The Accidental Prime Minister explores Manmohan Singh’s tenure as the Prime Minister of India, and the kind of control he…

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Genre: Drama, History
Youth

Youth

Youth
IMDb: 7.1
135 min

Performing art troupe members each face their own trials and tribulations in Chengdu; from escaping a family scandal to dealing with unrequited love, each experiences rejection that shapes their lives…

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Genre: Drama, History
Kesari

Kesari

Kesari
IMDb: 7.9
150 min

This period war-drama showcases the 1897 Battle of Saragarhi. The plot focuses on Havildar Ishar Singh who led a platoon of 21 Sikhs against an invading army of 10,000 Afghans…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King
IMDb: 7.5
123 min

Romulus and Remus are 18-year-old shepherds brothers living in peace near the Tiber river. Convinced that he is bigger than gods’ will, Remus believes that he is meant to become…

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Genre: Action, History
Manto

Manto

Manto
IMDb: 7.4
112 min

The film follows the most tumultuous four years in the life of Manto and that of the two countries he inhabits – India and Pakistan. In Bombay’s seedy-shiny film world,…

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Genre: Drama, History
Apollo 11

Apollo 11

Apollo 11
IMDb: 8.6
93 min

A look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilots Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins.

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The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies
IMDb: 7.0
133 min

Civil rights activist Ann Atwater faces off against C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops of the Ku Klux Klan, in 1971 Durham, North Carolina over the issue of school integration.

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Genre: Drama, History
The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at…

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Genre: Drama, History
On the Basis of Sex

On the Basis of Sex

On the Basis of Sex
IMDb: 6.5
120 min

The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that lead to her nomination and confirmation as U.S. Supreme…

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Genre: Drama, History
Paskal The Movie

Paskal The Movie

Paskal The Movie
IMDb: 9.2
115 min

PASKAL, or Pasukan Khas Laut, is an elite unit in the Royal Malaysian Navy. The movie follows the true events of PASKAL’s Lieutenant Commander Arman Anwar and his team’s mission…

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Genre: Action, History
The Photographer of Mauthausen

The Photographer of Mauthausen

The Photographer of Mauthausen
IMDb: 6.7
110 min

1943. With the World War II in the maximum exchange of hostilities, life is too merciless and cruel for the inmates who live in the camp of Mauthausen, where between…

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Storm – Letter of Fire

Storm – Letter of Fire

Storm – Letter of Fire
IMDb: 6.1
100 min

The film is set in 1521 Antwerp, in a Europe ravaged by religious wars, and during the early years of the Reformation. It tells the story of the twelve year…

Peterloo

Peterloo

Peterloo
IMDb: N/A
N/A
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An epic portrayal of the events surrounding the infamous 1819 Peterloo Massacre, where a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Field in Manchester turned into one of the bloodiest and…

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Genre: Drama, History
Kursk

Kursk

Kursk
IMDb: 6.8
117 min

The film follows the 2000 K-141 Kursk submarine disaster and the governmental negligence that followed. As the sailors fight for survival, their families desperately battle political obstacles and impossible odds…

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Genre: Drama, History
1987: When the Day Comes

1987: When the Day Comes

1987: When the Day Comes
IMDb: 7.8
129 min

In 1987 Korea, under an oppressive military regime, a college student gets killed during a police interrogation involving torture. Government of officials are quick to cover up the death and…

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Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots
IMDb: 6.5
124 min

Mary Queen of Scots explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary defies pressure to remarry. Instead, she returns…

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Genre: Drama, History
Story of My Death

Story of My Death

Story of My Death
IMDb: 6.5
148 min

Famous lover Casanova (Vicenç Altaió), now long past his prime, meets Count Dracula (Eliseu Huertas) during a journey to Transylvania.

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Genre: Drama, History
Serial Killer Culture

Serial Killer Culture

Serial Killer Culture
IMDb: 6.0
110 min

Serial Killer Culture examines the reasons why artists and collectors are fascinated by serial killers.

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Chronicle of a Blood Merchant

Chronicle of a Blood Merchant

Chronicle of a Blood Merchant
IMDb: 6.7
124 min

Set in a village right after the Korean War, poor but good-hearted Heo Sam-gwan sets out to win the most beautiful girl in the village, Heo Ok-ran, by selling his…

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MARS: Inside SpaceX

MARS: Inside SpaceX

MARS: Inside SpaceX
IMDb: 8.2
N/A

The inside story of SpaceX’s plan to get humanity to Mars, providing an unprecedented glimpse into one of the world’s most revolutionary companies. A behind-the-scenes journey with Elon Musk and…

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Brexit: The Uncivil War

Brexit: The Uncivil War

Brexit: The Uncivil War
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Political strategist Dominic Cummings leads a popular but controversial campaign to convince British voters to leave the European Union from 2015 up until the present day.

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A Twelve-Year Night

A Twelve-Year Night

A Twelve-Year Night
IMDb: N/A
N/A

1973. Uruguay is governed by a military dictatorship. One autumn night, three Tupamaro prisoners are taken from their jail cells in a secret military operation. The order is precise: “As…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Vice

Vice

Vice
IMDb: 7.0
132 min

George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney’s impressive résumé includes…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
The Favourite

The Favourite

The Favourite
IMDb: 8.3
119 min

Early 18th century. England is at war with the French. Nevertheless, duck racing and pineapple eating are thriving. A frail Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) occupies the throne and her close…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Colette

Colette

Colette
IMDb: 6.9
111 min

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as “Willy” (Dominic West), Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (Keira Knightley) is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic…

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Genre: Drama, History
Robin Hood The Rebellion

Robin Hood The Rebellion

Robin Hood The Rebellion
IMDb: N/A
92 min

With his true love captured by the villainous Sheriff of Nottingham, the legendary Robin Hood and his crew of outlaws execute a daring rescue to save her.

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They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old
IMDb: N/A
N/A

A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day, and the end of the war.

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Outlaw King

Outlaw King

Outlaw King
IMDb: 7.2
121 min

A true David v Goliath story of how the great 14th Century Scottish ‘Outlaw King’ Robert The Bruce used cunning and bravery to defeat and repel the much larger and…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Great Battle

The Great Battle

The Great Battle
IMDb: N/A
N/A

In 645 AD, the Tang Dynasty’s emperor Li starts his invasion into Goguryeo, one of the ancient kingdoms of Korea. One victory after another, the Tang army marches into Ansi,…

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Genre: Action, History
Gold

Gold

Gold
IMDb: 7.9
151 min

Tapan Das manager of Gold winning Indian hockey team during British rule dreams of bringing Gold medal to the country post Independence.India is nearing Independence and Tapan finds news of…

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Genre: Drama, History