History Movies
Mohenjo Daro

Mohenjo Daro

Mohenjo Daro
IMDb: 5.9
155 min

Village lad Sarman is drawn to big, bad Mohenjo Daro – and its mascot Chaani. But Chaani must wed Munja, son of Mohenjo Daro’s ruler, Maham. Will Sarman find love…

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Churchill’s Secret

Churchill’s Secret

Churchill’s Secret
IMDb: 6.7
100 min

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill suffers from a stroke in the summer of 1953 that’s kept a secret from the rest of the world.

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Risen

Risen

Risen
IMDb: 6.3
107 min

Clavius, a powerful Roman military tribune, and his aide, Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to…

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Genre: Drama, History
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
IMDb: 7.3
144 min

An American Ambassador is killed during an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya as a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.

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Spirits’ Homecoming

Spirits’ Homecoming

Spirits’ Homecoming
IMDb: 7.0
127 min

Two Korean girls, Jung-Min (14) and Young-hee (15) are kidnapped by the Japanese Imperial Army and taken to a ‘Comfort Station’ in China. There, they join other kidnapped girls in…

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Genre: Drama, History
Sully

Sully

Sully
IMDb: 7.5
96 min

On 15 January 2009, the world witnessed the ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ when Captain ‘Sully’ Sullenberger glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the…

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Genre: Drama, History
Snowden

Snowden

Snowden
IMDb: 7.3
134 min

CIA employee Edward Snowden leaks thousands of classified documents to the press.

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Finding Altamira

Finding Altamira

Finding Altamira
IMDb: 5.9
97 min

The story of nine-year old Maria and her father Marcelino who, in 1879, found the first pre-historic cave paintings at the now world famous Altamira cave.

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Genre: Drama, History
Anthropoid

Anthropoid

Anthropoid
IMDb: 7.2
120 min

In December 1941, Czech soldier Jozef Gabčík and Jan Kubiš parachute into their occupied homeland to assassinate Nazi officer Reinhard Heydrich

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Genre: History, Thriller, War
Confirmation

Confirmation

Confirmation
IMDb: 6.8
110 min

Judge Clarence Thomas’ nomination to the United States’ Supreme Court is called into question when former colleague, Anita Hill, testifies that he had sexually harassed her.

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Genre: Drama, History
The Finest Hours

The Finest Hours

The Finest Hours
IMDb: 6.8
117 min

The Coast Guard makes a daring rescue attempt off the coast of Cape Cod after a pair of oil tankers are destroyed during a blizzard in 1952.

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Elvis & Nixon

Elvis & Nixon

Elvis & Nixon
IMDb: 6.4
86 min

In 1970, a few days before Christmas, Elvis Presley showed up on the White House lawn seeking to be deputized into the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs by the…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
All the Way

All the Way

All the Way
IMDb: 7.3
132 min

Lyndon B. Johnson’s amazing 11-month journey from taking office after JFK’s assassination, through the fight to pass the 1964 Civil Rights Act and his own presidential campaign, culminating on the…

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Airlift

Airlift

Airlift
IMDb: 8.1
130 min

When Iraq invades Kuwait in August, 1990, a callous Indian businessman becomes the spokesperson for more than 170,000 stranded countrymen.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Genius

Genius

Genius
IMDb: 6.5
104 min

New York in the 1920s. Max Perkins, literary editor at Scribner’s Sons is the first to sign such subsequent literary greats as Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald. When a…

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Genre: Drama, History
Free State of Jones

Free State of Jones

Free State of Jones
IMDb: 6.9
139 min

In 1863, Mississippi farmer Newt Knight serves as a medic for the Confederate Army. Opposed to slavery, Knight would rather help the wounded than fight the Union. After his nephew…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the Fourth Reich

Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the Fourth Reich

Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the Fourth Reich
IMDb: 4.9
100 min

An intense thriller from the frontlines of World War II. As Operation Valkyrie prepares to assassinate Adolph Hitler, an Allied special ops team prepares to extract the man destined to…

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Genre: Action, History, War
Eddie the Eagle

Eddie the Eagle

Eddie the Eagle
IMDb: 7.4
106 min

Inspired by true events, Eddie the Eagle is a feel-good story about Michael “Eddie” Edwards (Taron Egerton), an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself –…

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The Chronicles of Melanie

The Chronicles of Melanie

The Chronicles of Melanie
IMDb: 7.6
120 min

The 14th of June 1941, Soviet-occupied Latvia: Without warning, the authorities break into the house of Melanie and her husband Aleksandr and force them to leave everything behind. Together with…

Genre: Drama, History
The Stronghold

The Stronghold

The Stronghold
IMDb: 6.9
111 min

A solar eclipse activates a magic time portal, and a regular schoolboy Vit’ko from the 21st century goes a thousand years back in time. It doesn’t take Vitya long to…

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The Fortress

The Fortress

The Fortress
IMDb: 7.2
140 min

In 1636, the Qing dynasty attacks Joseon. King Injo and his retainers, including Choi Myung-kil and Kim Sang-hun, hide in the mountain fortress city of Namhansanseong. They are isolated from…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Young Karl Marx

The Young Karl Marx

The Young Karl Marx
IMDb: 6.6
118 min

26 year-old Karl Marx embarks with his wife, Jenny, on the road to exile. In 1844 in Paris, he meets Friedrich Engels, an industrialist’s son, who has been investigating the…

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Genre: Drama, History
The 15:17 to Paris

The 15:17 to Paris

The 15:17 to Paris
IMDb: 5.1
94 min

In August 2015, an ISIS terrorist boarded train #9364 from Brussels to Paris. Armed with an AK-47 and enough ammo to kill more than 500 people, the terrorist might have…

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Mumon: The Land of Stealth

Mumon: The Land of Stealth

Mumon: The Land of Stealth
IMDb: 7.7
120 min

Raised suckling poison arrows among the sparring Iga ninja factions, Mumon (Satoshi Ohno, of idol group Arashi) is a carefree 16th-century mercenary. When the ninja council makes a power play…

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Genre: Action, History, War
The Man Who Invented Christmas

The Man Who Invented Christmas

The Man Who Invented Christmas
IMDb: 7.0
104 min

In 1843, Dickens was a literary rock star, but struggling financially after the slow sales of his previous novel, Martin Chuzzlewit. Seized with the vision of a story that would…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin
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, History
To Keep the Light

To Keep the Light

To Keep the Light
IMDb: 5.8
88 min

Inspired by true stories, a lighthouse keeper’s wife struggles with her work and her sanity as she cares for her sick husband in 19th century Maine. When a mysterious stranger…

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Genre: Drama, History
Chappaquiddick

Chappaquiddick

Chappaquiddick
IMDb: 6.5
106 min

Ted Kennedy’s life and political career become derailed in the aftermath of a fatal car accident in 1969 that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne.

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Hondros

Hondros

Hondros
IMDb: N/A
N/A

HONDROS follows the life and career of famous war photographer Chris Hondros by exploring the poignant and often surprising stories behind this award-winning photojournalist’s best-known photos. Driven by a commitment…

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Blood and Glory

Blood and Glory

Blood and Glory
IMDb: 6.4
136 min

Set in 1901, this period epic follows Willem Morkel, a Boer family man whose wife and son are murdered during the Anglo-Boer War. Captured as a prisoner of war, Willem…

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Genre: History, War
The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young

The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young

The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young
IMDb: 7.8
89 min

In its first 25 years only 10 people have finished The Barkley Marathons. Based on a historic prison escape, this cult like race tempts people from around the world to…

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Gauguin : Voyage de Tahiti

Gauguin : Voyage de Tahiti

Gauguin : Voyage de Tahiti
IMDb: 5.8
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 Price Of Fame

The Price Of Fame

The Price Of Fame
IMDb: 8.2
95 min

Ted DiBiase Jr. takes a journey through pro-wrestlings past to tell the faith-based story of his father’s rise, fall and redemption.

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On Wings of Eagles

On Wings of Eagles

On Wings of Eagles
IMDb: 5.8
108 min

Eric Liddell – China’s first gold medalist and one of Scotland’s greatest athletes – returns to war-torn China.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Marie Curie

Marie Curie

Marie Curie
IMDb: 5.6
100 min

The most turbulent five years in the life of a genius woman: Between 1905, where Marie Curie comes with Pierre Curie to Stockholm to be awarded the Nobel Prize for…

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Genre: Drama, History
Moleman 4: Longplay

Moleman 4: Longplay

Moleman 4: Longplay
IMDb: 7.9
84 min

It is the year 2546. Corporations rule the world, and an agent is on a secret mission to explore the untold stories of the past. His journey leads him into…

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Borg vs McEnroe

Borg vs McEnroe

Borg vs McEnroe
IMDb: 7.0
107 min

The story of the world’s greatest tennis icons – Björn Borg and his biggest rival, the young and talented John McEnroe – and their legendary duel during the 1980 Wimbledon…

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Genre: Drama, History
Maze

Maze

Maze
IMDb: 5.9
92 min

Inspired by the true events of the infamous 1983 prison breakout of 38 IRA prisoners from HMP Maze, which was to become the biggest prison escape in Europe since World…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House

Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House

Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House
IMDb: 6.4
103 min

The story of Mark Felt, who under the name “Deep Throat” helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1974.

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Battle of the Sexes

Battle of the Sexes

Battle of the Sexes
IMDb: 6.7
121 min

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History