History Movies

Robin Hood The Rebellion

Robin Hood The Rebellion

Robin Hood The Rebellion
IMDb: N/A
92 min

With his true love captured by the villainous Sheriff of Nottingham, the legendary Robin Hood and his crew of outlaws execute a daring rescue to save her.

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The Lover in the Attic

The Lover in the Attic

The Lover in the Attic
IMDb: N/A
85 min

Stymied in her marriage to her wealthy but boorish husband Fred Oesterreich, sultry and seductive Dolly Oesterreich keeps her young “love slave,” Otto Sanhuber, hidden away in her attic for…

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They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old
IMDb: N/A
99 min

A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day, and the end of the war.

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First Man

First Man

First Man
IMDb: 8.4
141 min

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July…

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Genre: Drama, History
Quincy

Quincy

Quincy
IMDb: N/A
124 min

An intimate look into the life of icon Quincy Jones. A unique force in music and popular culture for 70 years, Jones has transcended racial and cultural boundaries; his story…

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Colette

Colette

Colette
IMDb: 6.9
112 min

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as Willy, Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Great Battle

The Great Battle

The Great Battle
IMDb: N/A
135 min

In 645 AD, the Tang Dynasty’s emperor Li starts his invasion into Goguryeo, one of the ancient kingdoms of Korea. One victory after another, the Tang army marches into Ansi,…

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Genre: Action, History
Outlaw King

Outlaw King

Outlaw King
IMDb: 7.2
121 min

Forced into exile by the English after being crowned King of Scotland, legendary warrior Robert the Bruce fights to reclaim the throne.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
22 July

22 July

22 July
IMDb: 6.4
143 min

In Norway on 22 July 2011, right-wing terrorist Anders Behring Breivik murdered 77 young people attending a Labour Party Youth Camp on Utöya Island outside of Oslo. This three-part story…

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King of Thieves

King of Thieves

King of Thieves
IMDb: 6.0
108 min

A caper film about the unlikely gang of retirees that pulled off the daring Hatton Garden jewellery heist of 2015.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Operation Finale

Operation Finale

Operation Finale
IMDb: 6.6
124 min

In 1960, a team of Israeli secret agents is deployed to find Adolf Eichmann, the infamous Nazi architect of the Holocaust, supposedly hidden in Argentina, and get him to Israel…

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Gold

Gold

Gold
IMDb: 7.9
170 min

Set in 1948, the historic story of India’s first Olympic medal post their independence.

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Genre: Drama, History
BlacKkKlansman

BlacKkKlansman

BlacKkKlansman
IMDb: 7.6
135 min

Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and become the head of the local chapter.

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Summer of ’67

Summer of ’67

Summer of ’67
IMDb: 7.0
83 min

Based on real life events, Summer of ’67 brings to life the turbulent times of the sixties and the struggles faced by the men and women impacted by the Vietnam…

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Gotti

Gotti

Gotti
IMDb: 4.6
104 min

John Gotti rises to the top of the New York underworld to become the boss of the Gambino crime family. His life takes a tumultuous turn as he faces tragedy,…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
No. 1 Chung Ying Street

No. 1 Chung Ying Street

No. 1 Chung Ying Street
IMDb: 5.6
120 min

Four young lives were changed forever when they become involved in the 1967 Hong Kong Leftist Riot; half a century later, another four face similar challenges amidst the Mainland-Hong Kong…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Angel

The Angel

The Angel
IMDb: 5.9
114 min

True story of Ashraf Marwan, who was President Nasser’s son-in-law and special adviser and confidant to his successor Anwar Sadat – while simultaneously Israeli Intelligence’s most precious asset of the…

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The Last Witness

The Last Witness

The Last Witness
IMDb: 5.6
97 min

An ambitious young journalist uncovers the horrific slaughter of 22,000 Polish officers during World War II, a secret kept hidden for far too many years.

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Genre: History, Thriller
The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society

The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society

The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society
IMDb: 7.0
124 min

Free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they…

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The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince
IMDb: N/A
105 min

The story of the last days of Oscar Wilde. This great man of letters, once one of the most famous authors in England, is now a superstar on the skids….

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
RAF at 100 with Ewan and Colin McGregor

RAF at 100 with Ewan and Colin McGregor

RAF at 100 with Ewan and Colin McGregor
IMDb: 7.5
90 min

To celebrate the centenary of the Royal Air Force, Ewan and Colin McGregor take to the skies in some of the world’s most iconic planes. These are the planes that…

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Paul, Apostle of Christ

Paul, Apostle of Christ

Paul, Apostle of Christ
IMDb: 6.7
108 min

Risking his life, Luke ventures to Rome to visit Paul — the apostle who’s bound in chains and held captive in Nero’s darkest and bleakest prison cell. Haunted by the…

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Genre: Drama, History
Glossary of Broken Dreams

Glossary of Broken Dreams

Glossary of Broken Dreams
IMDb: 7.0
98 min

Puppets! Pixels! Anime! Live action! Stock footage! Lumpennerd Johannes Grenzfurthner gives an ideotaining cinematic revue about important political concepts. Everyone is talking about freedom! Privacy! Identity! Resistance! The Market! The…

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Laugh or Die

Laugh or Die

Laugh or Die
IMDb: 7.5
103 min

Parikka, the actor once called the Funniest Man in Finland, and his troupe are about to be executed for the atrocities committed during the Civil War in Finland. Jaeger Lieutenant…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene
IMDb: 5.9
120 min

Set in the Holy Land in the first century C.E., a young woman leaves her small fishing village and traditional family behind to join a radical new social movement. At…

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Genre: Drama, History
Cézanne – Portraits of a Life – Exhibition on Screen

Cézanne – Portraits of a Life – Exhibition on Screen

Cézanne – Portraits of a Life – Exhibition on Screen
IMDb: N/A
86 min

EXHIBITION ON SCREEN is thrilled to present one of the most talked-about exhibitions of the year. Dedicated to the portrait work of Paul Cézanne, the exhibition opens in Paris before…

Backstabbing for Beginners

Backstabbing for Beginners

Backstabbing for Beginners
IMDb: 6.1
108 min

An idealistic young employee at the U.N. investigates the grizzly murder of his predecessor – and uncovers a vast global conspiracy that may involve his own boss.

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The Pagan King

The Pagan King

The Pagan King
IMDb: 7.4
110 min

On his deathbed, the reigning king bestows power to an unexpected heir who must find strength within himself to unite his people against the violent crusades which threaten their freedom.

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12 Strong

12 Strong

12 Strong
IMDb: 6.6
130 min

A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
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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The Legend of King Solomon

The Legend of King Solomon

The Legend of King Solomon
IMDb: N/A
80 min

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Bitter Harvest

Bitter Harvest

Bitter Harvest
IMDb: 6.1
103 min

Set between the two World Wars and based on true historical events, Bitter Harvest conveys the untold story of the Holodomor, the genocidal famine engineered by the tyrant Joseph Stalin….

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Silence

Silence

Silence
IMDb: N/A
161 min

Two Jesuit priests travel to seventeenth century Japan which has, under the Tokugawa shogunate, banned Catholicism and almost all foreign contact.

Genre: Drama, History
Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures
IMDb: 7.8
127 min

The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations…

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Genre: Drama, History
A United Kingdom

A United Kingdom

A United Kingdom
IMDb: 6.8
111 min

The inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the King of Bechuanaland (modern Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London office worker he married in 1948 in the face of fierce opposition…

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Genre: Drama, History
Hatred

Hatred

Hatred
IMDb: 7.7
150 min

Summer of 1939. Zosia is a young Polish girl who is deeply in love with Ukrainian Petro. Their great love will be put to the test when her father decides…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge
IMDb: 8.2
140 min

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to receive the…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Denial

Denial

Denial
IMDb: 6.6
109 min

Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a renowned denier, sues her for libel.

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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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The Founder

The Founder

The Founder
IMDb: N/A
115 min

The true story of how Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by…

Genre: Drama, History