History Movies
Un hombre de acción

Un hombre de acción

Un hombre de acción
IMDb: 5.9
N/A

Loosely inspired by the life of Lucio Urtubia, explore the figure of the so-called anarchist ‘Robin Hood,’ who ran a legendary counterfeiting operation in Paris that put him in the…

Corsage

Corsage

Corsage
IMDb: 6.9
114

A fictional account of one year in the life of Empress Elisabeth of Austria. On Christmas Eve 1877, Elisabeth, once idolized for her beauty, turns 40 and is officially deemed…

Till

Till

Till
IMDb: 7.3
130

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.

The Swimmers

The Swimmers

The Swimmers
IMDb: 7.1
134

From war-torn Syria to the 2016 Rio Olympics, two young sisters embark on a risky voyage, putting their hearts and their swimming skills to heroic use.

The Hidden Hand: Alien Contact and the Government Cover-Up

The Hidden Hand: Alien Contact and the Government Cover-Up

The Hidden Hand: Alien Contact and the Government Cover-Up
IMDb: 7.8
80

The Hidden Hand is a controversial Award-winning documentary that explores the possibility of an extraterrestrial presence here on Earth. The film takes a keen look at a spectrum of topics…

Call Jane

Call Jane

Call Jane
IMDb: 6.2
121

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…

Genre: Drama, History
Emily

Emily

Emily
IMDb: 7.1
130

Tells 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, and explores the relationships…

Tmunat Hanitzahon

Tmunat Hanitzahon

Tmunat Hanitzahon
IMDb: 7.1
128

1948: an Egyptian filmmaker is creating newsreel stories about a volunteer force tasked to liberate Palestinian farmers. The journey propels him towards a chance encounter with a tenacious young leader…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Descendant

Descendant

Descendant
IMDb: 7
111

History exists beyond what is written. The Africatown residents in Mobile, Alabama, have shared stories about their origins for generations. Their community was founded by enslaved ancestors who were transported…

The Redeem Team

The Redeem Team

The Redeem Team
IMDb: 7.4
98

Using unprecedented Olympic footage and behind-the-scenes material, The Redeem Team tells the story of the US Olympic Men’s Basketball Team’s quest for gold at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing…

Argentina, 1985

Argentina, 1985

Argentina, 1985
IMDb: 8
140

Argentina, 1985 is inspired by the true story of Julio Strassera, Luis Moreno Ocampo and their young legal team of unlikely heroes in their David-vs-Goliath battle in which, under constant…

Rosaline

Rosaline

Rosaline
IMDb: 6.2
96

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…

Bandit

Bandit

Bandit
IMDb: 6
126

After escaping a Michigan prison, a charming career criminal assumes a new identity in Canada and goes on to rob a record 59 banks and jewellery stores while being hunted…

Medieval

Medieval

Medieval
IMDb: 6.5
126

The story of 14th century Czech icon and warlord Jan Zizka who defeated armies of the Teutonic Order and the Holy Roman Empire.

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Hansan: Yongui Chulhyeon

Hansan: Yongui Chulhyeon

Hansan: Yongui Chulhyeon
IMDb: 6.8
130

In 1592, admiral Yi Sun-sin and his fleet face off against the might of the invading Japanese navy and its formidable warships. As the Korean forces fall into crisis, the…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Legend of Molly Johnson

The Legend of Molly Johnson

The Legend of Molly Johnson
IMDb: 6.3
109

In 1893, heavily pregnant Molly Johnson and her children struggle in isolation to survive the harsh Australian landscape after her husband left to go droving sheep in the high country….

The Lost Leonardo

The Lost Leonardo

The Lost Leonardo
IMDb: 7.5
95

London, England, 2008. Some of the most distinguished experts on the work of Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) gather at the National Gallery to examine a painting known as…

The Royal

The Royal

The Royal
IMDb: 6.8
N/A

The promising career of former Kansas City Royal slugger Willie Mays Aikens quickly turned disastrous because of drug addiction.

Sonata

Sonata

Sonata
IMDb: 7.1
118

Diagnosed as an autistic child, Grzegorz lives in his own, hermetic world not being able to connect with others. When he is a teenager, it turns out that the cause…

Genre: Drama, History
Mr. Malcolm’s List

Mr. Malcolm’s List

Mr. Malcolm’s List
IMDb: 5.3
117

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…

The Haunting of the Tower of London

The Haunting of the Tower of London

The Haunting of the Tower of London
IMDb: 5.2
89

The Two Princes, imprisoned and allegedly murdered in the Bloody Tower within the Tower Of London by Richard III. The story tells how they allegedly came back to haunt the…

Genre: History, Horror
Chernobyl: The Lost Tapes

Chernobyl: The Lost Tapes

Chernobyl: The Lost Tapes
IMDb: 8.1
91

The story of Chernobyl told through a newly discovered hoard of dramatic footage filmed at the nuclear plant during the disaster and deeply personal interviews of those who were there,…

Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt
TMDb: 8.5
N/A

The two-part premium miniseries event on Theodore Roosevelt, the first modern President of the United States, will provide a rich, panoramic biography weaving Roosevelt’s captivating personal story while revealing little-known…

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Benediction

Benediction

Benediction
IMDb: 7
137

The story of soldier and poet Siegfried Sassoon (1886–1967), who was decorated for bravery on the Western Front, and is best remembered for his angry and compassionate poems about the…

Trees of Peace

Trees of Peace

Trees of Peace
IMDb: 6.8
97

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…

Genre: Drama, History
Prehistoric Planet

Prehistoric Planet

Prehistoric Planet
TMDb: 8.9
40 min

Experience the wonders of our world like never before in this epic docuseries from Jon Favreau and the producers of Planet Earth. Travel back 66 million years to when majestic…

Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat
IMDb: 6.9
128

In 1943, two British intelligence officers concoct Operation Mincemeat, wherein their plan to drop a corpse with false papers off the coast of Spain would fool Nazi spies into believing…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Survivor

The Survivor

The Survivor
IMDb: 6.9
129

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…

Hostile Territory

Hostile Territory

Hostile Territory
IMDb: 4.3
94

Former P.O.W. Jack Calgrove moves Heaven and Earth to be reunited with his children following the Civil War. After returning home, Jack discovers that his wife has tragically died and…

Gaslit

Gaslit

Gaslit
TMDb: 3
N/A

A modern take on the 1970s political Watergate scandal centering on untold stories and forgotten characters of the time.

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The First Lady

The First Lady

The First Lady
TMDb: 5.8
55 min

A revelatory reframing of American leadership through the lens of the First Ladies. Exploring everything from their journeys to Washington, family life, and world-changing political contributions, the impact of the…

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Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone
TMDb: 6.9
60 min

Daniel Boone is an American action-adventure television series starring Fess Parker as Daniel Boone that aired from September 24, 1964 to September 10, 1970 on NBC for 165 episodes, and…

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SIX

SIX

SIX
TMDb: 7
45 min

Action drama series inspired by the real missions of Navy SEAL Team Six.

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The Collection

The Collection

The Collection
TMDb: 6.4
60 min

A gripping family drama and entrepreneurial fable, set in a post-war Paris fashion house. It exposes the grit behind the glamour of a rising business, spearheaded by two clashing brothers.

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Upstart Crow

Upstart Crow

Upstart Crow
TMDb: 7.4
30 min

Comedy about the life and times of William Shakespeare as he starts to make a name for himself in London, whilst also trying to balance life as a husband and…

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Genre: Comedy, History
Drain the Oceans

Drain the Oceans

Drain the Oceans
TMDb: 7.4
47 min

Maritime mysteries — old and new — come to life in this 10-episode series, combining scientific data and digital re-creations to reveal shipwrecks, treasures, and sunken cities on the bottom…

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The Scandalous Lady W

The Scandalous Lady W

The Scandalous Lady W
TMDb: 6
NA min

Agripping18thcenturydramadetailsthescandalouslifeofLadySeymourWorsley,whodaredtoleaveherhusbandandelopewithhisbestfriend,CaptainGeorgeBisset.LadySeymourWorsleyescapeshertroubledmarriageonlytofindherselfatthecentreofaverypublictrialbroughtbyherpowerfulhusbandSirRichardWorsley.

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Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell
TMDb: 7.9
60 min

With magic long since lost to England, two men are destined to bring it back; the reclusive Mr. Norrell and daring novice Jonathan Strange. So begins a dangerous battle between…

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Apocalypse: The Second World War

Apocalypse: The Second World War

Apocalypse: The Second World War
TMDb: 8.5
50 min

A six-part French documentary about the Second World War composed exclusively of actual footage of the war as filmed by war correspondents, soldiers, resistance fighters and private citizens. The series…

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The Book of Negroes

The Book of Negroes

The Book of Negroes
TMDb: 6
45 min

Kidnapped in Africa and subsequently enslaved in South Carolina, Aminata must navigate a revolution in New York, isolation in Nova Scotia and treacherous jungles of Sierra Leone, in an attempt…

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Genre: Drama, History, War