History Movies
The Match (2021)

The Match (2021)

The Match (2021)
IMDb: 6.9
119 min

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
On the Basis of Sex (2018)

On the Basis of Sex (2018)

On the Basis of Sex (2018)
IMDb: 7.1
120 min

Young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of sex discrimination.

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America: The Motion Picture (2021)

America: The Motion Picture (2021)

America: The Motion Picture (2021)
IMDb: 6.2
98 min

A chainsaw-wielding George Washington teams with beer-loving bro Sam Adams to take down the Brits in a tongue-in-cheek riff on the American Revolution.

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Murder by the Coast (2021)

Murder by the Coast (2021)

Murder by the Coast (2021)
IMDb: 6.4
88 min

In 1999, teen Rocío Wanninkhof is murdered. Her mother’s ex-partner, Dolores Vázquez, is suspected. Did she do it? A second victim reveals the truth.

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W.E. (2011)

W.E. (2011)

W.E. (2011)
IMDb: 6.3
119 min

In 1998, an auction of the estate of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor causes great excitement. For one woman, Wally Winthrop, it has much more meaning. Wally becomes obsessed…

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The Iron Lady (2011)

The Iron Lady (2011)

The Iron Lady (2011)
IMDb: 6.4
105 min

A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.

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Anonymous (2011)

Anonymous (2011)

Anonymous (2011)
IMDb: 6.9
130 min

Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I, and the Essex Rebellion against her, the story advances the theory that it was in fact Edward De Vere,…

Atlantic Crossing

Atlantic Crossing

Atlantic Crossing
TMDb: 6.8
52 min

The incredible, true story of the Norwegian Crown Princess Märtha’s efforts to support her country during World War II. After a headlong flight from the Nazis, she was forced to…

Status: Canceled
J. Edgar (2011)

J. Edgar (2011)

J. Edgar (2011)
IMDb: 6.5
137 min

As the face of law enforcement in the United States for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed doors, he held…

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Chernobyl: Abyss (2021)

Chernobyl: Abyss (2021)

Chernobyl: Abyss (2021)
IMDb: 4.4
136 min

Chernobyl: Abyss is the first major Russian feature film about the aftermath of the explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power station, when hundreds of people sacrificed their lives to clean…

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Genre: Drama, History
Edge of the World (2021)

Edge of the World (2021)

Edge of the World (2021)
IMDb: N/A
104 min

Biopic about Sir James Brooke, the British adventurer who became King of Sarawak in the 1840’s and embarked on a lifelong crusade to end piracy and head-hunting – only to…

Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island (2021)

Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island (2021)

Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island (2021)
IMDb: 2.8
N/A

During the last desperate months of World War II, an Allied mission to regain Ramree Island off the coast of Burma ends in horror when an embattled group of soldiers…

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Oslo (2021)

Oslo (2021)

Oslo (2021)
IMDb: 7.1
N/A

The true story of negotiations between implacable enemies — the secret back-channel talks, unlikely friendships and quiet heroics of a small but committed group of Israelis, Palestinians and one Norwegian…

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American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally (2021)

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally (2021)

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally (2021)
IMDb: 6.8
N/A

The life of American woman Mildred Gillars and her lawyer, who struggles to redeem her reputation. Dubbed “Axis Sally” for broadcasting Nazi propaganda to American troops during World War II,…

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Genre: Drama, History
Dance of the Forty One (2020)

Dance of the Forty One (2020)

Dance of the Forty One (2020)
IMDb: 7.4
93 min

A gay congressman marries the Mexican president’s daughter but cavorts with a young man at a secret club. And then scandal hits. Based on a true story.

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Roe v. Wade (2021)

Roe v. Wade (2021)

Roe v. Wade (2021)
IMDb: 4.3
N/A

Dr. Bernard Nathanson and Dr. Mildred Jefferson square off in a national battle in this untold conspiracy that led to the most famous and controversial court case in history.

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Genre: Drama, History
Homesick (2021)

Homesick (2021)

Homesick (2021)
IMDb: N/A
112 min

A university student returns home to self-isolate during the lockdown. He’s totally alone, he’s caught the virus and in order to cope, he’s started to talk to himself.

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Texas Red (2021)

Texas Red (2021)

Texas Red (2021)
IMDb: 4.5
N/A

Part of the 12 Western feature films to be made in 12 months during 2020, this film tells the story of Texas Red, an African-American man who was hunted by…

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Die by the Sword (2020)

Die by the Sword (2020)

Die by the Sword (2020)
IMDb: 2.8
90 min

The Roman Empire occupied Britannia (Britain) for four centuries, providing protection and peace in exchange for submission. The Romans built Hadrian’s Wall on the northern border to keep out the…

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Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)
IMDb: 7.5
126 min

Bill O’Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers per FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends, falling for a fellow revolutionary en route, a battle…

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The Swordsman (2020)

The Swordsman (2020)

The Swordsman (2020)
IMDb: 6.5
100 min

Geom-gaek (original title) Tae-yeul, a swordsman in his thirties goes out to find his only daughter after losing one of his eyes. Min Seung-ho, the Joseon dynasty’s best swordsman chooses…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
The Reckoning (2020)

The Reckoning (2020)

The Reckoning (2020)
IMDb: 5.0
110 min

In the aftermath of the Great Plague and amidst the subsequent witch-hunts against women, a young widow grapples with the tragic death of her husband in a society completely consumed…

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Genre: History, Horror
Kilroy (2021)

Kilroy (2021)

Kilroy (2021)
IMDb: 3.4
86 min

True redemption story of one of the most powerful mob bosses in California history. Ernest “Kilroy” Roybal would become one of the most powerful mobsters on the West Coast; born…

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Son of the South (2020)

Son of the South (2020)

Son of the South (2020)
IMDb: 4.3
105 min

Bob Zellner, grandson of a Klansman, comes of age in the Deep South and eventually joins the Civil Rights Movement.

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The Eight Hundred (2020)

The Eight Hundred (2020)

The Eight Hundred (2020)
IMDb: 7.2
149 min

In 1937, eight hundred Chinese soldiers fight under siege from a warehouse in the middle of the Shanghai battlefield, completely surrounded by the Japanese army.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Dig (2021)

The Dig (2021)

The Dig (2021)
IMDb: 7.0
112 min

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain’s past resonate…

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The 12th Man (2017)

The 12th Man (2017)

The 12th Man (2017)
IMDb: 7.4
135 min

After a failed anti-Nazi sabotage mission leaves his eleven comrades dead, a Norwegian resistance fighter finds himself fleeing the Gestapo through the snowbound reaches of Scandinavia.

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The Post (2017)

The Post (2017)

The Post (2017)
IMDb: 7.2
116 min

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country’s first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government. Inspired by true…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Death of Stalin (2017)

The Death of Stalin (2017)

The Death of Stalin (2017)
IMDb: 7.2
107 min

When tyrannical dictator Josef Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Schindler’s List (1993)

Schindler’s List (1993)

Schindler’s List (1993)
IMDb: 8.9
195 min

The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.

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Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Saving Private Ryan (1998)
IMDb: 8.6
169 min

As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Harakiri (1962)

Harakiri (1962)

Harakiri (1962)
IMDb: 8.6
133 min

An unusual request for ritual suicide on a feudal lord’s property leads to the unwinding of a greater mystery that challenges the clan’s integrity.

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Radium Girls (2018)

Radium Girls (2018)

Radium Girls (2018)
IMDb: 6.8
102 min

Young women toiling in a factory are exposed to hazardous material which takes a disastrous toll on their health.

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Genre: Drama, History
Mank (2020)

Mank (2020)

Mank (2020)
IMDb: 7.5
131 min

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

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The Three Wise Men (2020)

The Three Wise Men (2020)

The Three Wise Men (2020)
IMDb: N/A
N/A
N/A

Narrated by the legendary Andy Griffith (THE ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW, MATLOCK), this heartwarming animated special is a charming re-imagination of the classic Christmas story following the three wise men on…

Genre: Family, History, Short
De Gaulle (2020)

De Gaulle (2020)

De Gaulle (2020)
IMDb: 6.0
108 min

Paris, June 1940. The de Gaulle couple is confronted with the military and political collapse of France. Charles de Gaulle joins London while Yvonne, his wife, finds herself with her…

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Kalashnikov AK-47 (2020)

Kalashnikov AK-47 (2020)

Kalashnikov AK-47 (2020)
IMDb: 6.4
110 min

Tank commander Kalashnikov is severely injured in battle in 1941. The accident leaves him incapacitated and unable to return to the front line. While recovering in the hospital he begins creating…

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The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)
IMDb: 7.5
129 min

What was intended to be a peaceful protest at the 1968 Democratic National Convention turned into a violent clash with police and the National Guard. The organizers of the protest—including…

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The Rising Hawk (2019)

The Rising Hawk (2019)

The Rising Hawk (2019)
IMDb: 5.9
125 min

The Mongol Empire had grown to the largest the world had ever known. It’s armies now laid siege to much of Eastern Europe. A small village fights for freedom in…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
The Legend of Tomiris (2019)

The Legend of Tomiris (2019)

The Legend of Tomiris (2019)
IMDb: 6.7
156 min

This is the story of the life of the great queen of of the steppe – legendary Tomiris. She is destined to become a skillful warrior, survive the loss of…

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Genre: Drama, History