History Movies
十月圍城

十月圍城

十月圍城
IMDb: 6.9
139 min

In 1905, revolutionist Sun Yat-Sen visits Hong Kong to discuss plans with Tongmenghui members to overthrow the Qing dynasty. But when they find out that assassins have been sent to…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Taking Chance

Taking Chance

Taking Chance
IMDb: 7.5
77 min

Lt. Col. Michael Strobl, a volunteer military escort accompanies the body of Lance Cpl. Chance Phelps to his hometown in Wyoming.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Generał – zamach na Gibraltarze

Generał – zamach na Gibraltarze

Generał – zamach na Gibraltarze
IMDb: 4.4
90 min

The film presents the last days of Gen. Sikorski, right before the Gibraltar catastrophe. The commander is accompanied by his daughter Zofia and a group of closest collaborators. They are…

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Genre: Drama, History
Public Enemies

Public Enemies

Public Enemies
IMDb: 7.0
140 min

Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger’s charm and audacity endear him to much of America’s downtrodden public, but he’s also a thorn in the side of J. Edgar Hoover and the…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Invictus

Invictus

Invictus
IMDb: 7.4
134 min

Newly elected President Nelson Mandela knows his nation remains racially and economically divided in the wake of apartheid. Believing he can bring his people together through the universal language of…

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Genre: Drama, History
赤壁 2

赤壁 2

赤壁 2
IMDb: 7.6
142 min

In 208 A.D., in the final days of the Han Dynasty, shrewd Prime Minster Cao convinced the fickle Emperor Han the only way to unite all of China was to…

Nefes: Vatan Sağolsun

Nefes: Vatan Sağolsun

Nefes: Vatan Sağolsun
IMDb: 8.2
128 min

A major who had just lost two people in his command in a combat with PKK militants arrives at the station and takes charge. He finds it very difficult to…

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葉問2: 宗師傳奇

葉問2: 宗師傳奇

葉問2: 宗師傳奇
IMDb: 7.6
108 min

Having defeated the best fighters of the Imperial Japanese army in occupied Shanghai, Ip Man and his family settle in post-war Hong Kong.Struggling to make a living, Master Ip opens…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Carlos

Carlos

Carlos
IMDb: 7.7
334 min

The story of Venezuelan revolutionary, Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, who founded a worldwide terrorist organization and raided the OPEC headquarters in 1975 before being caught by the French police.

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The Way Back

The Way Back

The Way Back
IMDb: 7.3
133 min

Peter Weir’s follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of man’s struggle for freedom. At the dawn of…

Różyczka

Różyczka

Różyczka
IMDb: 7.1
118 min

Pressured by his superiors to disgrace public intellectual Warczewski, a professor and respected writer whom they believe to be a “camouflaged Zionist,” rough security-services colonel Rozek enlists his sexy but…

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The King’s Speech

The King’s Speech

The King’s Speech
IMDb: 8.0
118 min

The King’s Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George (‘Bertie’) reluctantly assumes the throne….

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Genre: Drama, History
The Pacific

The Pacific

The Pacific
IMDb: 8.3
530 min

A 10-part mini-series from the creators of “Band of Brothers” telling the intertwined stories of three Marines during America’s battle with the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II.

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También la lluvia

También la lluvia

También la lluvia
IMDb: 7.5
103 min

Focuses on Sebastian and Costa, obsessive filmmakers who, in their quest to uncover the myth of Christopher Columbus and resistance to colonial power by Indian rebel Hatuey, ultimately end up…

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Genre: Drama, History
Des hommes et des dieux

Des hommes et des dieux

Des hommes et des dieux
IMDb: 7.2
122 min

French drama based on the 1996 kidnapping and killing of seven monks in Algeria. A group of Trappist monks reside in the monastery of Tibhirine in Algeria, where they live…

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Genre: Drama, History
80 Milionów

80 Milionów

80 Milionów
IMDb: 6.6
102 min

A movie about the power of thousands, the courage of hundreds and friendship of a few, thanks to whom a change of fate of millions became possible. Poland, lower Silesia,…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
마이웨이

마이웨이

마이웨이
IMDb: 7.8
137 min

Inspired by a true story. Jun Shik works for Tatsuo’s grandfather’s farm while Korea is colonized by Japan, but he has a dream to participate in Tokyo Olympics as a…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
J. Edgar

J. Edgar

J. Edgar
IMDb: 6.6
137 min

As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Młyn i krzyż

Młyn i krzyż

Młyn i krzyż
IMDb: 6.9
92 min

What would it be like to step inside a great work of art, have it come alive around you, and even observe the artist as he sketches the very reality…

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Genre: Drama, History
金陵十三釵

金陵十三釵

金陵十三釵
IMDb: 7.6
146 min

A Westerner finds refuge with a group of women in a church during Japan’s rape of Nanking in 1937. Posing as a priest, he attempts to lead the women to…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Róża

Róża

Róża
IMDb: 7.6
90 min

This harrowing tale of survival centers on Rose, a Masurian woman, whose German soldier husband was killed in the war, leaving her alone on their farm. A single woman had…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Look of Silence

The Look of Silence

The Look of Silence
IMDb: 8.3
103 min

A family that survives the genocide in Indonesia confronts the men who killed one of their brothers.

Miasto 44

Miasto 44

Miasto 44
IMDb: 6.7
130 min

A beautiful story about youth, love, friendship and the pursuit of adventure during the bloody and brutal reality of the Warsaw Uprising.

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Risttuules

Risttuules

Risttuules
IMDb: 7.7
90 min

June 14, 1941, 3 a.m. Over 40000 people from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania are deported by Soviets to Siberia. Among them is a philosophy student Erna, a happily married mother…

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Genre: History, War
Mr. Turner

Mr. Turner

Mr. Turner
IMDb: 6.8
150 min

Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.

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Genre: Drama, History
Selma

Selma

Selma
IMDb: 7.5
128 min

“Selma,” as in Alabama, the place where segregation in the South was at its worst, leading to a march that ended in violence, forcing a famous statement by President Lyndon…

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Genre: Drama, History
Anthropoid

Anthropoid

Anthropoid
IMDb: 7.2
120 min

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

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Genre: History, Thriller, War
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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Colonia

Colonia

Colonia
IMDb: 7.1
106 min

A young woman’s desperate search for her abducted boyfriend that draws her into the infamous Colonia Dignidad, a sect nobody ever escaped from.

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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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The Lost City of Z

The Lost City of Z

The Lost City of Z
IMDb: 6.6
141 min

At the dawn of the 20th century, British explorer Percy Fawcett journeys into the Amazon, where he discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization that may have once inhabited…

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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
The Monuments Men

The Monuments Men

The Monuments Men
IMDb: 6.1
118 min

Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, The Monuments Men is an action drama focusing on seven over-the-hill, out-of-shape museum directors, artists, architects, curators, and…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Copperhead

Copperhead

Copperhead
IMDb: 5.6
120 min

A family is torn apart during the American Civil War.

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Genre: Drama, History
Augustine

Augustine

Augustine
IMDb: 6.0
102 min

Set in Belle Époque France, the story follows nineteen-year-old “hysteria” patient Augustine, the star of Professor Charcot’s experiments in hypnosis, as she transitions from object of study to object of…

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Genre: Drama, History
Jobs

Jobs

Jobs
IMDb: 5.9
128 min

The story of Steve Jobs’ ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.

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Genre: Drama, History
Emperor

Emperor

Emperor
IMDb: 6.5
105 min

As the Japanese surrender at the end of WWII, Gen. Fellers is tasked with deciding if Emperor Hirohito will be hanged as a war criminal. Influencing his ruling is his…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Saving Lincoln

Saving Lincoln

Saving Lincoln
IMDb: 5.3
101 min

The almost entirely true story of Abraham Lincoln and his self-appointed bodyguard, U.S. Marshal Ward Hill Lamon – a banjo-playing Southerner who foiled repeated attempts on the President’s life, and…

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Genre: Drama, History
En kongelig affære

En kongelig affære

En kongelig affære
IMDb: 7.6
137 min

A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.

Hatfields & McCoys

Hatfields & McCoys

Hatfields & McCoys
IMDb: 8.0
290 min

Anse Hatfield and Randall McCoy, close friends and comrades until near the end of the Civil War, return to their neighboring homes to increasing tensions, misunderstandings and resentments.

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