History Movies
It’s Me or the Dog

It’s Me or the Dog

It’s Me or the Dog
TMDb: 5.3
N/A

Directed by Junya Sato and based on a book by Jun Henmi, “Yamato” has a framing story set in the present day and uses flashbacks to tell the story of…

Status: Released
Genre: History, War
The Lost Lincoln

The Lost Lincoln

The Lost Lincoln
IMDb: 7.3
N/A

For the first time, one of American history’s greatest undiscovered artifacts is revealed — an 1865 image of Abraham Lincoln on his deathbed. Now, Professor Whietny Braun is on a…

Shogun

Shogun

Shogun
IMDb: 7.9
125

An English navigator becomes both pawn and player in the deadly political games in feudal Japan.

Emilija Iš Laisvės Alėjos

Emilija Iš Laisvės Alėjos

Emilija Iš Laisvės Alėjos
IMDb: 7.5
120

Soviet Lithuania in 1972. A young theatre actress is trying to make a difference and tell the forbidden story of repression in a play.

Genre: Drama, History
Video Games: The Movie

Video Games: The Movie

Video Games: The Movie
IMDb: 6.1
101

From executive producer Zach Braff and director Jeremy Snead, “Video Games: The Movie” is an epic feature length documentary chronicling the meteoric rise of video games from nerd niche to…

Passage

Passage

Passage
IMDb: 6.3
90

With a unique blend of dramatic action and behind-the-scenes documentary footage, filmmaker John Walker shares the multi-layered story of British explorer Sir John Franklin and his crew of 128 men,…

Ivanhoe

Ivanhoe

Ivanhoe
IMDb: 6.7
137

This is a remake of Walter Scott’s Ivanhoe. Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He find England under the…

Coven

Coven

Coven
IMDb: 6.3
92

French Basque Country, year 1609. The men of a small fishing village have gone to sea. Judge Rostegui, who has been charged by the king with ridding the country of…

Genre: Drama, History
Against the Law

Against the Law

Against the Law
IMDb: 6.9
84

The film tells the story of Peter Wildeblood, a thoughtful and private gay journalist whose affair with a handsome serviceman he met in Piccadilly – during the time homosexuality was…

Chuck Norris vs Communism

Chuck Norris vs Communism

Chuck Norris vs Communism
IMDb: 7.5
80

In late eighties, in Ceausescu’s Romania, a black market VHS bootlegger and a courageous female translator brought the magic of Western films to the Romanian people and sowed the seeds…

A Royal Affair

A Royal Affair

A Royal Affair
IMDb: 7.5
137

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

They Fought for Their Motherland

They Fought for Their Motherland

They Fought for Their Motherland
IMDb: 8
137

In July 1942, in the Second World War, the rearguard of the Russian army protects the bridgehead of the Don River against the German army while the retreating Russian troops…

Genre: History, War
Spirits’ Homecoming

Spirits’ Homecoming

Spirits’ Homecoming
IMDb: 6.3
127

Two Korean girls, Jung-Min (14) and Young-hee (15) are kidnapped by the Japanese Imperial Army and taken to a ‘Comfort Station’ in China. There, they join other kidnapped girls in…

Genre: Drama, History
The Last Supper

The Last Supper

The Last Supper
IMDb: 5.7
120

The story of two warring generals fighting for control of China at the end of the Qin Dynasty.

Genre: Action, History
I Am The Blues

I Am The Blues

I Am The Blues
IMDb: 7.5
106

A musical journey through the swamps of the Louisiana Bayou, the juke joints of the Mississippi Delta and Moonshine soaked BBQs in the North Mississippi Hill Country. Visiting the last…

The Edge of Love

The Edge of Love

The Edge of Love
IMDb: 6.2
110

When the Welsh poet Dylan Thomas and his flirtatious wife Caitlin sweep into war-torn London, the last thing they expect is to bump into Dylan’s childhood sweetheart Vera. Despite her…

The Singer

The Singer

The Singer
IMDb: 6.4
119

In the era of corruption, Hak-gyu sings songs and tells stories on the street with his band. One day, Hak-gyu’s wife Gan-nan is kidnapped by gangsters and his daughter Cheong…

Genre: Drama, History
Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records

Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records

Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records
IMDb: 7.7
95

The true story of punks, queers, & criminals on a ride with two men who accidentally changed music along the way.

The Civil War on Drugs

The Civil War on Drugs

The Civil War on Drugs
IMDb: 7.7
90

Comedy troupe “The Whitest Kids U Know” present a film that follows two young men who mistakenly believe the American Civil War is being waged over the legalization of marijuana….

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Winter Nomads

Winter Nomads

Winter Nomads
IMDb: 7.5
90

Pascal, 53, and Carole, 28, are shepherds. In the month of November 2010, they embark on their long winter transhumance: four months during which they will have to cover 600…

LA 92

LA 92

LA 92
IMDb: 8.2
114

Twenty-five years after the verdict in the Rodney King trial sparked several days of protests, violence and looting in Los Angeles, LA 92 immerses viewers in that tumultuous period through…

RKO 281

RKO 281

RKO 281
IMDb: 7
84

In 1939, boy-wonder Orson Welles leaves New York, where he has succeeded in radio and theater, and, hired by RKO Pictures, moves to Hollywood with the purpose of making his…

Dachau: Death Camp

Dachau: Death Camp

Dachau: Death Camp
IMDb: 6.1
N/A

Interviews with those who were there and their family members. A Unique insight into the Nazi’s first Concentration Camp.

Brother Sun, Sister Moon

Brother Sun, Sister Moon

Brother Sun, Sister Moon
IMDb: 7.2
135

This is a dramatization of events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi from before his conversion experience through his audience with the pope, including his friendship with St….

Genre: Drama, History, War
Texas Red

Texas Red

Texas Red
IMDb: 3.1
84

Part of the 12 Western feature films to be made in 12 months during 2020, this film tells the story of Texas Red, an African-American man who was hunted by…

The Accountant of Auschwitz

The Accountant of Auschwitz

The Accountant of Auschwitz
IMDb: 7.3
78

Oskar Gröning, known as the “Accountant of Auschwitz,” was charged with the murder of 300,000 Jews. When he took the stand in 2015, at the age of 94, his trial…

The Better Angels

The Better Angels

The Better Angels
IMDb: 6.1
95

At an isolated log cabin in the harsh wilderness of Indiana circa 1817, the rhythms of love, tragedy, and the daily hardships of life on the developing frontier shaped one…

Genre: Drama, History
The Age of Blood

The Age of Blood

The Age of Blood
IMDb: 5.8
103

Ancient Korea, 1728. Swordsman Kim Ho, guard of King Yeong-jo of Joseon, is demoted and sent to work in Uigeumbu prison. When night falls, the prison is assaulted by the…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Noah

Noah

Noah
IMDb: 4.9
130

Travel with Noah as he fulfills God’s wish, even amidst seemingly impossible odds and the scrutiny of onlookers. The Bible comes to life in jaw-dropping scale as Noah leads live…

Genre: Family, History
The United States vs. Billie Holiday

The United States vs. Billie Holiday

The United States vs. Billie Holiday
IMDb: 6.3
131

Billie Holiday spent much of her career being adored by fans. In the 1940’s, the government targeted Holiday in a growing effort to racialize the war on drugs, ultimately aiming…

Genre: Drama, History, Music
Golden Door

Golden Door

Golden Door
IMDb: 6.9
118

The story is set at the beginning of the 20th century in Sicily. Salvatore, a very poor farmer, and a widower, decides to emigrate to the US with all his…

One Hundred Steps

One Hundred Steps

One Hundred Steps
IMDb: 7.6
114

The true story of Peppino Impastato, a young political activist who opposed the Mafia in the small town of Cinisi, Sicily. “One hundred steps” was the distance between Impastato’s house…

Genre: Drama, History
The Boat Is Full

The Boat Is Full

The Boat Is Full
IMDb: 7.1
101

During World War II, Switzerland severely limited refugees: “Our boat is full.” A train from Germany halts briefly in an isolated corner of Switzerland. Six people jump off seeking asylum:…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Klimt & Schiele: Eros and Psyche

Klimt & Schiele: Eros and Psyche

Klimt & Schiele: Eros and Psyche
IMDb: 7
N/A

1918. As the roar of the First World War cannons is dying out, in Vienna, the heart of Central Europe, a golden age comes to an end. The Austro-Hungarian Empire…

The 317th Platoon

The 317th Platoon

The 317th Platoon
IMDb: 7.4
100

In Laos, 1954, eight days before the french defeat in the Indochina war, the 317th platoon – four french soldiers and 41 laotian combatants – has been ordered to leave…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Boom Bust Boom

Boom Bust Boom

Boom Bust Boom
IMDb: 7.1
74

Terry Jones presents Boom Bust Boom. The result of a meeting between writer, director, historian and Python Terry Jones and economics professor and entrepreneur Theo Kocken. Co-written by Jones and…

Romania: Seeking Dracula’s Castle

Romania: Seeking Dracula’s Castle

Romania: Seeking Dracula’s Castle
IMDb: 6.6
65

Husband and wife team Greg and Felicity take a journey across Romania to try to answer one simple question – where is Dracula’s Castle? Along the way they struggle as…

The Rider Named Death

The Rider Named Death

The Rider Named Death
IMDb: 6.2
106

In pre-Soviet Russia, Boris Savinkov leads a terrorist faction of Socialist-Revolutionary Party members responsible for the deaths of governors and ministers.

The Loving Story

The Loving Story

The Loving Story
IMDb: 7.6
77

This documentary film tells the dramatic story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple living in Virginia in the 1950s, and their landmark Supreme Court Case, Loving v. Virginia,…

Dear Comrades!

Dear Comrades!

Dear Comrades!
IMDb: 7.3
120

When the communist government raises food prices in 1962, the rebellious workers from the small industrial town of Novocherkassk go on strike. The massacre which then ensues is seen through…

Genre: Drama, History