History Movies
Topsy-Turvy

Topsy-Turvy

Topsy-Turvy
IMDb: 7.3
160 min

After their production “Princess Ida” meets with less-than-stunning reviews, the relationship between Gilbert and Sullivan is strained to breaking. Their friends and associates attempt to get the two to work…

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Titus

Titus

Titus
IMDb: 7.1
162 min

Titus Andronicus returns from the wars and sees his sons and daughters taken from him, one by one. Shakespeare’s goriest and earliest tragedy.

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The Trench

The Trench

The Trench
IMDb: 6.0
98 min

The Trench tells the story of a group of young British soldiers on the eve of the Battle of the Somme in the summer of 1916, the worst defeat in…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc

The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc

The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc
IMDb: 6.4
148 min

In 1429 a teenage girl from a remote French village stood before her King with a message she claimed came from God; that she would defeat the world’s greatest army…

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The 13th Warrior

The 13th Warrior

The 13th Warrior
IMDb: 6.6
102 min

A Muslim ambassador exiled from his homeland, Ahmad ibn Fadlan finds himself in the company of Vikings. While the behavior of the Norsemen initially offends ibn Fadlan, the more cultured…

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We go in at Dawn

We go in at Dawn

We go in at Dawn
IMDb: 3.8
85 min

When a high-ranking war planner is captured and held in a German prisoner of war camp, a team of specialists take on the dangerous mission of trying to break him…

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Genre: History
Resistance

Resistance

Resistance
IMDb: 5.9
120 min

The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.

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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.

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Genre: Drama, History
I Am Patrick: The Patron Saint of Ireland

I Am Patrick: The Patron Saint of Ireland

I Am Patrick: The Patron Saint of Ireland
IMDb: 5.6
93 min

I AM PATRICK peels back centuries of legend and myth to tell the true story of Saint Patrick. Through historical re-enactments, expert interviews and Patrick’s own writings, experience the journey…

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Vault

Vault

Vault
IMDb: 5.4
99 min

A group of small time criminals in 1975 attempt to pull off the biggest heist in American history; stealing over $30 million from the Mafia in the smallest state in…

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Tolkien

Tolkien

Tolkien
IMDb: 6.8
112 min

England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same…

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The Report

The Report

The Report
IMDb: 7.2
119 min

The story of Daniel Jones, lead investigator for the US Senate’s sweeping study into the CIA’s Detention and Interrogation Program, which was found to be brutal, immoral and ineffective. With…

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The Red Sea Diving Resort

The Red Sea Diving Resort

The Red Sea Diving Resort
IMDb: 6.5
129 min

Sudan, East Africa, 1980. A team of Israeli Mossad agents plans to rescue and transfer thousands of Ethiopian Jews to Israel. To do so, and to avoid raising suspicions from…

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The King

The King

The King
IMDb: 7.3
140 min

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

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The Climbers

The Climbers

The Climbers
IMDb: 5.3
125 min

May 1960. Mount Everest, the second step under the cliff. The four members of the China Everest Climbing Commando are attacking the most difficult and most difficult “second step”. This…

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The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies
IMDb: 7.1
133 min

Centers on the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater, an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis, a local Ku Klux Klan leader who reluctantly co-chaired a community summit, battling over…

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Robert the Bruce

Robert the Bruce

Robert the Bruce
IMDb: 5.2
124 min

The story of nobleman-turned-outlaw hero who was was crowned king of Scots in the 14th century.

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Genre: Action, History
Midway

Midway

Midway
IMDb: 6.7
138 min

The story of the Battle of Midway, and the leaders and soldiers who used their instincts, fortitude and bravery to overcome massive odds.

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Harriet

Harriet

Harriet
IMDb: 6.4
125 min

The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman’s escape from slavery and transformation into one of America’s greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course…

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Dark Waters

Dark Waters

Dark Waters
IMDb: 7.6
126 min

A tenacious attorney uncovers a dark secret that connects a growing number of unexplained deaths to one of the world’s largest corporations. In the process, he risks everything — his…

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Amundsen

Amundsen

Amundsen
IMDb: 6.2
125 min

Based on the true story of polar explorer, Roald Amundsen, this movie covers his life and the dangerous way to the pole.

15 Minutes of War

15 Minutes of War

15 Minutes of War
IMDb: 6.3
98 min

February 1976. Somalian rebels hijack a school bus carrying 21 French children and their teacher in Djibouti City. When the terrorists drive it to a no-man’s-land on the border between…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Pagan King

The Pagan King

The Pagan King
IMDb: 6.2
114 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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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Iron Orchard

The Iron Orchard

The Iron Orchard
IMDb: 5.5
112 min

“The Iron Orchard” is the story of Jim McNeely, a young man thrust into the vibrant and brutal West Texas oilfields in 1939, who works his way through the ranks…

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The Front Runner

The Front Runner

The Front Runner
IMDb: 6.1
113 min

Gary Hart, former Senator of Colorado, becomes the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1987. Hart’s intelligence, charisma and idealism makes him popular with young voters, leaving him with…

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The Favourite

The Favourite

The Favourite
IMDb: 7.6
119 min

England, early 18th century. 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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The Great Battle

The Great Battle

The Great Battle
IMDb: 7.0
136 min

Kingdom of Goguryeo, ancient Korea, 645. The ruthless Emperor Taizong of Tang invades the country and leads his armies towards the capital, achieving one victory after another, but on his…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Stockholm

Stockholm

Stockholm
IMDb: 6.1
92 min

Based on the extraordinary true story of the European city’s 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis that was documented in the 1974 New Yorker article “The Bank Drama” by Daniel…

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Stan & Ollie

Stan & Ollie

Stan & Ollie
IMDb: 7.2
98 min

With their golden era long behind them, comedy duo Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy embark on a variety hall tour of Britain and Ireland. Despite the pressures of a hectic…

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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
Red Joan

Red Joan

Red Joan
IMDb: 6.3
101 min

London, England, May 2000. The peaceful life of elderly Joan Stanley is suddenly disrupted when she is arrested by the British Intelligence Service and accused of providing information to communist…

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Peterloo

Peterloo

Peterloo
IMDb: 6.5
154 min

An epic portrayal of the events surrounding the infamous 1819 Peterloo Massacre, where a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Field in Manchester turned into one of the bloodiest and…

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Genre: Drama, History
Outlaw King

Outlaw King

Outlaw King
IMDb: 6.9
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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Ophelia

Ophelia

Ophelia
IMDb: 6.6
114 min

Ophelia comes of age as lady-in-waiting for Queen Gertrude, and her singular spirit captures Hamlet’s affections. As lust and betrayal threaten the kingdom, Ophelia finds herself trapped between true love…

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Operation Finale

Operation Finale

Operation Finale
IMDb: 6.6
122 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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Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots
IMDb: 6.3
124 min

In 1561, Mary Stuart, widow of the King of France, returns to Scotland, reclaims her rightful throne and menaces the future of Queen Elizabeth I as ruler of England, because…

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Kursk

Kursk

Kursk
IMDb: 6.6
117 min

Barents Sea, August 12th, 2000. During a Russian naval exercise, and after suffering a serious accident, the K-141 Kursk submarine sinks with 118 crew members on board. While the few…

Hotel Mumbai

Hotel Mumbai

Hotel Mumbai
IMDb: 7.6
123 min

Mumbai, India, November 26, 2008. While several terrorists spread hatred and death through the city, others attack the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel. Both hotel staff and guests risk their lives,…

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Gold

Gold

Gold
IMDb: 7.3
151 min

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

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Genre: Drama, History, Sport
First Man

First Man

First Man
IMDb: 7.3
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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