History Movies

The Brawler

The Brawler

The Brawler
IMDb: N/A
95 min

The true story of underdog boxer, Chuck Wepner, who gets a shot to fight the champ, Muhammed Ali.

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Brexit: The Uncivil War

Brexit: The Uncivil War

Brexit: The Uncivil War
IMDb: N/A
93 min

Strategist Dominic Cummings leads a campaign to convince British voters to leave the European Union.

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Vice

Vice

Vice
IMDb: 7.0
132 min

George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney’s impressive résumé includes…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots
IMDb: 6.5
125 min

Mary Stuart, considered by many the legitimate sovereign of England, attempts to overthrow her cousin Queen Elizabeth I, only to find herself condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.

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Genre: Drama, History
The Favourite

The Favourite

The Favourite
IMDb: 8.3
120 min

In 18th century England, the close relationship between Queen Anne and Sarah Churchill is threatened by the arrival of Sarah’s cousin, Abigail Hill, resulting in a bitter rivalry between the…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
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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Iceman: The Time Traveler

Iceman: The Time Traveler

Iceman: The Time Traveler
IMDb: 3.7
95 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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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
A Twelve-Year Night

A Twelve-Year Night

A Twelve-Year Night
IMDb: N/A
122 min

Uruguay, 1973. Having been crushed by the military dictatorship, surviving members of the Tupamaro guerillas are imprisoned and tortured. They must find a way to endure the coming 12 years.

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Genre: Crime, 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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Goyo: The Boy General

Goyo: The Boy General

Goyo: The Boy General
IMDb: 7.8
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
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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Blaze

Blaze

Blaze
IMDb: 6.9
127 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
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
Troy: The Resurrection of Aeneas

Troy: The Resurrection of Aeneas

Troy: The Resurrection of Aeneas
IMDb: N/A
100 min

The Journey of Aeneas after the Trojan War. Based on the epic poems of the Aeneid by Publius Vergilius Maro.

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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
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