History Movies
The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk
IMDb: 7.3
135 min

The Mongol Empire had grown to the largest the world had ever known. It’s armies now laid siege to much of Eastern Europe. A small village fights for freedom in…

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Genre: Action, History
Bodyguards and Assassins

Bodyguards and Assassins

Bodyguards and Assassins
IMDb: 6.8
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, History
Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen

Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen

Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen
IMDb: 6.3
106 min

Seven years after the apparent death of Chen Zhen, who was shot after discovering who was responsible for his teacher’s death (Huo Yuanjia) in Japanese-occupied Shanghai. A mysterious stranger arrives…

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My Name Is Sara

My Name Is Sara

My Name Is Sara
IMDb: 5.4
111 min

The true life-story of Sara Góralnik, a 13 year-old Polish Jew whose entire family was killed by Nazis in September of 1942. After a grueling escape to the Ukrainian countryside,…

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Genre: History
Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour
IMDb: 6.1
106 min

A group of women hatch a plan to disrupt the 1970 Miss World beauty competition in London. IMDB tt9148706

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Genre: History
Heroic Losers

Heroic Losers

Heroic Losers
IMDb: 7.5
116 min

In a town in the Northwest of the province of Buenos Aires, a group of neighbors is organized to recover the economy of the area, but when the Corralito is…

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Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War

Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War

Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War
IMDb: 8.1
140 min

When two brothers are forced to fight in the Korean War, the elder decides to take the riskiest missions if it will help shield the younger from battle. IMDB tt0386064

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Harakiri

Harakiri

Harakiri
IMDb: 8.7
133 min

An unusual request for ritual suicide on a feudal lord’s property leads to the unwinding of a greater mystery that challenges the clan’s integrity. IMDB tt0056058

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Genre: Action, History
La Grande Illusion

La Grande Illusion

La Grande Illusion
IMDb: 8.1
113 min

A group of French soldiers, including the patrician Captain de Boeldieu and the working-class Lieutenant Maréchal, grapple with their own class differences after being captured and held in a World…

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Genre: History, War
Andrei Rublev

Andrei Rublev

Andrei Rublev
IMDb: 8.2
205 min

An expansive Russian drama, this film focuses on the life of revered religious icon painter Andrei Rublev. Drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, the peace-seeking monk eventually…

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Genre: History
The Emperor of Paris

The Emperor of Paris

The Emperor of Paris
IMDb: 6.3
120 min

Paris, France, early 19th century. The legendary convict François Vidocq lives in disguise trying to escape from a tragic past that torments him. When, after an unfortunate event, he crosses…

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Radioactive

Radioactive

Radioactive
IMDb: 6.1
109 min

Tells the story of Nobel Prize winner Marie Curie and her extraordinary scientific discoveries — through the prism of her marriage to husband Pierre — and the seismic and transformative…

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Genre: History, Romance
Katyn

Katyn

Katyn
IMDb: 7.0
121 min

On September 1st, 1939, Nazi Germany invades Poland, unleashing World War II. On September 17th, the Soviet Red Army crosses the border. The Polish army, unable to fight on two…

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Genre: History, War
Viking

Viking

Viking
IMDb: 4.5
142 min

The early Middle Ages. A time of heavy swords and dark blood law. The ruling clan is in discord. The guilt for the accidental death of the brother has fallen…

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Genre: Action, History
Rosogolla

Rosogolla

Rosogolla
IMDb: 7.4
138 min

Based in the backdrop of 19th century Bengal, Rosogolla is a story of a young man with a romantic heart and brilliant mind — Nabin Chandra Das, who had set…

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Genre: History
Jodhaa Akbar

Jodhaa Akbar

Jodhaa Akbar
IMDb: 7.6
213 min

Jodhaa Akbar is a sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between a great Mughal Emperor, Akbar and a Rajput princess, Jodhaa….

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The Legion

The Legion

The Legion
IMDb: N/A
96 min

Noreno, a half-Roman, is entrusted with the mission of crossing the snowy mountains of Armenia, swarming with Parthian patrols, to seek help for his slowly dying men. IMDB tt8318284

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Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac
IMDb: 7.5
137 min

Embarrassed by his large nose, a romantic poet/soldier romances his cousin by proxy. IMDB tt0099334

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Eps10 The Pacific

The Pacific

The Pacific
TMDb: 7.9
60 min

Track the intertwined real-life stories of three U.S. Marines – Robert Leckie, John Basilone, and Eugene Sledge – across the vast canvas of the Pacific Theater during World War II….

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Midway

Midway

Midway
IMDb: 6.8
132 min

This war drama depicts the U.S. and Japanese forces in the naval Battle of Midway, which became a turning point for Americans during World War II. IMDB tt0074899

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Genre: Action, History, War
Casualties of War

Casualties of War

Casualties of War
IMDb: 7.1
113 min

During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the actual events of an incident on…

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Genre: History, War
A League of Their Own

A League of Their Own

A League of Their Own
IMDb: 7.3
128 min

As America’s stock of athletic young men is depleted during World War II, a professional all-female baseball league springs up in the Midwest, funded by publicity-hungry candy maker Walter Harvey…

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Genre: Comedy, History
Munich

Munich

Munich
IMDb: 7.5
164 min

During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits…

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Hunger

Hunger

Hunger
IMDb: 7.6
96 min

The story of Bobby Sands, the IRA member who led the 1981 hunger strike in which Republican prisoners tried to win political status. It dramatises events in the Maze prison…

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Genre: History
Black Hawk Down

Black Hawk Down

Black Hawk Down
IMDb: 7.7
144 min

When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, and the Americans suffer heavy…

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Genre: Action, History, War
Gettysburg

Gettysburg

Gettysburg
IMDb: 7.6
271 min

In the summer of 1863, General Robert E. Lee leads the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia into Gettysburg, Pennsylvania with the goal of marching through to Washington, D.C. The Union…

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Genre: History, War
The Last Samurai

The Last Samurai

The Last Samurai
IMDb: 7.7
154 min

Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare, which finds him learning to respect the samurai and the honorable principles that…

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Genre: Action, History, War
Malcolm X

Malcolm X

Malcolm X
IMDb: 7.7
202 min

A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the ’50s, he became a Black Muslim and…

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Genre: History
Cinderella Man

Cinderella Man

Cinderella Man
IMDb: 8.0
144 min

The true story of boxer Jim Braddock who, in the 1920’s following his retirement, makes a surprise comeback in order to get him and his family out of a socially…

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Genre: History, Romance
Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence of Arabia
IMDb: 8.3
228 min

The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence’s mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a flamboyant, messianic…

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Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan
IMDb: 8.6
169 min

As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are…

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Genre: History, War
The War Lord

The War Lord

The War Lord
IMDb: 6.8
123 min

A knight in the service of a duke goes to a coastal villiage where an earlier attempt to build a defensive castle has failed. He begins to rebuild the duke’s…

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Genre: History
Sands of Iwo Jima

Sands of Iwo Jima

Sands of Iwo Jima
IMDb: 7.1
100 min

The relationship between Sergeant Stryker and a group of rebellious recruits is made difficult by the Sergeant’s tough training tactics. At Tarawa, the leathernecks have a chance to see Stryker…

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Genre: Action, History, War
Amen.

Amen.

Amen.
IMDb: 7.2
132 min

Kurt Gerstein—a member of the Institute for Hygiene of the Waffen-SS—is horrified by what he sees in the death camps. he is then shocked to learn that the process he…

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Genre: History
Gallipoli

Gallipoli

Gallipoli
IMDb: 7.4
110 min

As World War I rages, brave and youthful Australians Archy and Frank—both agile runners—become friends and enlist in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps together. They later find themselves…

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Wilde

Wilde

Wilde
IMDb: 6.9
118 min

The story of Oscar Wilde, genius, poet, playwright and the First Modern Man. The self-realisation of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with…

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Genre: History
Stalingrad

Stalingrad

Stalingrad
IMDb: 7.5
134 min

“Stalingrad” follows the progress of a German Platoon through the brutal fighting of the Battle of Stalingrad. After having half their number wiped out and after being placed under the…

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Genre: History, War
Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor
IMDb: 6.2
183 min

The lifelong friendship between Rafe McCawley and Danny Walker is put to the ultimate test when the two ace fighter pilots become entangled in a love triangle with beautiful Naval…

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Genre: History, Romance, War
King Arthur

King Arthur

King Arthur
IMDb: 6.3
126 min

The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the ‘Sarmatian hypothesis’ which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the Sarmatian heavy cavalry troops stationed in Britain, and…

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The Man in the Iron Mask

The Man in the Iron Mask

The Man in the Iron Mask
IMDb: 6.5
132 min

Years have passed since the Three Musketeers, Aramis, Athos and Porthos, have fought together with their friend, D’Artagnan. But with the tyrannical King Louis using his power to wreak havoc…

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