History Movies
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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Karmouz War

Karmouz War

Karmouz War
IMDb: 6.9
114 min

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…

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The Cold Blue

The Cold Blue

The Cold Blue
IMDb: 8.1
72 min

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…

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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

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…

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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

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…

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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, two shepherds and loyal brothers, end up taking part to a journey that will lead one of them to be the founder of the greatest nation ever…

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Genre: Action, History
Manto

Manto

Manto
IMDb: 7.4
112 min

In Bombay’s seedy-shiny film world, Manto and his stories are widely read and accepted. But as sectarian violence engulfs the nation, Manto makes the difficult choice of leaving his beloved…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Convent

The Convent

The Convent
IMDb: 6.4
81 min

During the 17th century, a young woman is saved from execution and led to a priory to repent her sins but discovers a greater evil lies within.

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Genre: History, Horror
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
Never Look Away

Never Look Away

Never Look Away
IMDb: 7.6
188 min

Young artist Kurt Barnert (Tom Schilling) has fled to West-Germany, but he continues to be tormented by the experiences he made in his childhood and youth in the Nazi years…

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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
The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom
IMDb: N/A
60 min

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…

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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
Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti

Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti

Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti
IMDb: 5.9
102 min

Paul Gauguin feels smothered by the atmosphere prevailing in Paris in the year 1891. Around him, everything is so artificial and conventional: he needs authenticity to renew his art. Failing…

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Genre: Drama, 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
Stargate Origins: Catherine

Stargate Origins: Catherine

Stargate Origins: Catherine
IMDb: 4.8
104 min

In 1939, Professor Paul Langford and his daughter Catherine are still grappling with the mysteries of the ancient relic they discovered in the Egyptian desert more than ten years ago….

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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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Goyo: The Boy General

Goyo: The Boy General

Goyo: The Boy General
IMDb: 7.5
155 min

With this film (the second war trilogy set during the Filipino-American war in the early 1900s), the revolution marches on against the Americans after the bloody death of General Antonio…

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Genre: Action, History, War
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
Panic: The Untold Story of the 2008 Financial Crisis

Panic: The Untold Story of the 2008 Financial Crisis

Panic: The Untold Story of the 2008 Financial Crisis
IMDb: 7.3
96 min

This documentary looks at the factors that led to the 2008 financial crisis and the efforts made by then Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, Federal Reserve Bank of New York President…

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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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Iceman: The Time Traveler

Iceman: The Time Traveler

Iceman: The Time Traveler
IMDb: 3.7
104 min

The imperial guard and his three traitorous childhood friends ordered to hunt him down get accidentally buried and kept frozen in time. 400 years later pass and they are defrosted…

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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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Blaze

Blaze

Blaze
IMDb: 6.9
129 min

A re-imagining of the life and times of Blaze Foley, the unsung songwriting legend of the Texas Outlaw Music movement.

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Genre: Drama, History, Music
The Captain

The Captain

The Captain
IMDb: 7.4
118 min

The Captain follows Willi Herold (Max Hubacher), a German army deserter who stumbles across an abandoned Nazi captain’s uniform during the last, desperate weeks of the Third Reich. Newly emboldened…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
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
Sobibor

Sobibor

Sobibor
IMDb: 6.3
110 min

The film is based on a real story that happened in 1943 in the Sobibor concentration camp in German-occupied Poland. The main character of the movie is the Soviet-Jewish soldier…

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Genre: Drama, History, War