History Movies
The Final Quarter

The Final Quarter

The Final Quarter
IMDb: 7.7
N/A

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Castle Keep

Castle Keep

Castle Keep
IMDb: 6.8
105

During the Battle of the Bulge, an anachronistic count shelters a ragtag squad of Americans in his isolated castle hoping they will defend it against the advancing Germans.

Operation Brothers

Operation Brothers

Operation Brothers
IMDb: 5.6
N/A

Not Available

Bill Tilghman and the Outlaws

Bill Tilghman and the Outlaws

Bill Tilghman and the Outlaws
IMDb: 8.5
117

A movie company comes to Oklahoma to convince legendary lawmen Bill Tilghman to star in a bank robbery silent film featuring real outlaws. Tilghman reluctantly agrees, not realizing everyone’s lives…

Creation

Creation

Creation
IMDb: 5.5
108

A psychological, heart-wrenching love story that provides a unique and inside look at Charles Darwin. Torn between faith and science, he struggles to finish his legendary book “On the Origin…

Apollo: the Forgotten Films

Apollo: the Forgotten Films

Apollo: the Forgotten Films
IMDb: 7.6
83

Recently discovered footage reveals the secret history of NASA’s first landing on the moon, and using this brand-new evidence, former astronauts and experts challenge everything known about the Apollo missions.

Börü

Börü

Börü
IMDb: 8.4
146

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…

The Brink’s Job

The Brink’s Job

The Brink’s Job
IMDb: 6.3
104

After a long period of bad luck, small-time criminal Tony and his gang successfully rob one of Brink’s security transports, netting $30,000. Surprisingly, their robbery doesn’t make the press. Curious,…

Union Bound

Union Bound

Union Bound
IMDb: 3.2
104

The True Story of Sargent Joseph Hoover went to war to preserve the Union. After being captured and sent to a prisoner of war camp, he understood what it was…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island

Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island

Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island
IMDb: 7.4
105

A humble and simple Takezo abandons his life as a knight errant. He’s sought as a teacher and vassal by Shogun, Japan’s most powerful clan leader. He’s also challenged to…

Underwood

Underwood

Underwood
IMDb: 6.1
93

A decades old murder comes to light as an unknowing author uncovers a dark mystery while on a retreat. Haunted by a victim’s ghost, she now must find the killers…

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple
IMDb: 7.7
103

After years on the road establishing his reputation as Japan’s greatest fencer, Takezo returns to Kyoto. Otsu waits for him, yet he has come not for her but to challenge…

Secrets in the Sky: The Untold Story of Skunk Works

Secrets in the Sky: The Untold Story of Skunk Works

Secrets in the Sky: The Untold Story of Skunk Works
IMDb: 7.5
90

In 1943, in a circus tent in Burbank, CA, a bunch of revolutionary thinkers first gathered together in secrecy to build America’s first jet fighter. They were rule benders, chance…

The Edge of Democracy

The Edge of Democracy

The Edge of Democracy
IMDb: 7.2
113

A cautionary tale for these times of democracy in crisis—the personal and political fuse to explore one of the most dramatic periods in Brazilian history. With unprecedented access to Presidents…

Third Eye Spies

Third Eye Spies

Third Eye Spies
IMDb: 6.3
94

Two physicists discover psychic abilities are real only to have their experiments at Stanford co-opted by the CIA and their research silenced by the demands of secrecy. Yet, as both…

Caligari in the Desert

Caligari in the Desert

Caligari in the Desert
IMDb: N/A
23

In the midst of the desert, a retired gold miner follows his passions of silent movies, local history and sign painting, creating a unique menagerie in his house with no…

The Cold Blue

The Cold Blue

The Cold Blue
IMDb: 7.8
74

A meditation on youth, war and stunning bravery, featuring footage, taken from the National Archives, from the documentary filmed in 1943 by legendary Hollywood director William Wyler about the famous…

Mechanical Monsters

Mechanical Monsters

Mechanical Monsters
IMDb: 6.3
N/A

Not Available

Capri-Revolution

Capri-Revolution

Capri-Revolution
IMDb: 6.3
122

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…

Genre: Drama, History
No Surrender

No Surrender

No Surrender
IMDb: 7.8
N/A

During the 1940s, a girl was raped by a group of English soldiers, and three young Egyptians retaliate. The British soldier is being held at the Karamouz police station in…

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser
IMDb: 7.1
109

The film follows Kaspar Hauser (Bruno S.), who lived the first seventeen years of his life chained in a tiny cellar with only a toy horse to occupy his time,…

Genre: Drama, History
The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel
IMDb: 6.8
88

The life and career of Erwin Rommel and his involvement in the plot to assassinate Hitler.

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom
IMDb: 8.3
51

In the 1930s, a black postal carrier from Harlem named Victor Green published a book that was part travel guide and part survival guide. It was called The Negro Motorist…

Genre: Drama, Family, History
Birdy

Birdy

Birdy
IMDb: 7.3
120

Two young men are seriously affected by the Vietnam war. One of them has always been obsessed with birds – but now believes he really is a bird, and has…

Genre: Drama, History
The Answer

The Answer

The Answer
IMDb: 7.2
108

In the quest for finding a deeper meaning to life, this is a true story of an American seeker who forsakes the worldly life to enter upon an amazing spiritual…

Genre: Family, History
Amundsen

Amundsen

Amundsen
IMDb: 6.6
125

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
The Krays

The Krays

The Krays
IMDb: 6.1
119

The Krays is a film based on the lives and crimes of the British gangsters Ronald and Reginald Kray, twins who are often referred to as The Krays and were…

Genre: Crime, Drama, History
The Accidental Prime Minister

The Accidental Prime Minister

The Accidental Prime Minister
IMDb: 8.6
111

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…

Genre: Drama, History
Ballon

Ballon

Ballon
IMDb: 7.2
120

Two families attempt a daredevil plan to escape DDR with a homemade hot air balloon, but it crashes just before the border. The Stasi finds traces of this attempt to…

Night and Fog

Night and Fog

Night and Fog
IMDb: 8.3
32

Filmmaker Alain Resnais documents the atrocities behind the walls of Hitler’s concentration camps.

The Black Shield of Falworth

The Black Shield of Falworth

The Black Shield of Falworth
IMDb: 6.7
99

In the days of King Henry IV,stalwart young Myles and his sister Meg have been raised as peasants,without any knowledge of who their father really was. But one day they…

Kesari

Kesari

Kesari
IMDb: 6.6
151

The story of Havildar Ishar Singh who participates in the Battle of Saragarhi (in which an army of 21 Sikhs fought against 10,000 Afghans in 1897) while yearning for the…

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

Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King
IMDb: 6.5
123

Two brothers, Romulus and Remus, will have to rely on each other to survive in a hostile world. The city of Rome, one of the greatest empires in history, will…

Genre: Action, History
Love and Death

Love and Death

Love and Death
IMDb: 7.3
85

Set in 19th-century Russia, Allen is a cowardly serf drafted into the Napoleonic war, who would rather write poetry and obsess over his beautiful but pretentious cousin. Allen’s cowardice serves…

Genre: Comedy, History
No Man’s Land

No Man’s Land

No Man’s Land
IMDb: 8.0
98

Two soldiers from opposite sites get stuck between the front lines in the same trench. The UN is asked to free them and both sides agree on a ceasefire, but…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Jesse James

Jesse James

Jesse James
IMDb: 6.7
106

After railroad agents forcibly evict the James family from their family farm, Jesse and Frank turn to banditry for revenge.

Nanking

Nanking

Nanking
IMDb: 7.7
88

The story of the rape of Nanking, one of the most tragic events in history. In 1937, the invading Japanese army murdered over 200,000 and raped tens of thousands of…

The Molly Maguires

The Molly Maguires

The Molly Maguires
IMDb: 6.4
124

Life is rough in the coal mines of 1876 Pennsylvania. A secret group of Irish emigrant miners, known as the Molly Maguires, fights against the cruelty of the mining company…

Genre: Drama, History
Oma maa

Oma maa

Oma maa
IMDb: 7.1
108

Anni, a daughter of a wealthy family and used to secure life, falls in love with Veikko, a war invalid of the Continuation War. Anni leaves her past behind her…

Mountains of the Moon

Mountains of the Moon

Mountains of the Moon
IMDb: 7.2
136

The story of Captain Richard Francis Burton’s and Lt. John Hanning Speke’s expedition to find the source of the Nile river in the name of Queen Victoria’s British Empire. The…