History Movies
Labyrinth of Cinema

Labyrinth of Cinema

Labyrinth of Cinema
IMDb: 6.5
179 min

The story centers on a group of young people who travel back in time when they are in a movie theater just before closing time. They witness deaths during the…

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Benedetta

Benedetta

Benedetta
IMDb: 6.7
131 min

In the late 17th century, with plague ravaging the land, Benedetta Carlini joins the convent in Pescia, Tuscany, as a novice. Capable from an early age of performing miracles, Benedetta’s…

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The Eyes of Tammy Faye

The Eyes of Tammy Faye

The Eyes of Tammy Faye
IMDb: 7.0
126 min

In the 1970s and ’80s, Tammy Faye and Jim Bakker rose from humble beginnings to create the world’s largest religious broadcasting network and a theme park, and were revered for…

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Genre: Drama, History
Burning at Both Ends

Burning at Both Ends

Burning at Both Ends
IMDb: 4.7
105 min

The movie follows a group of resistance radio broadcasters in Nazi-occupied France as they evade capture alongside a Jewish family.

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Genre: Drama, History
The Electrical Life of Louis Wain

The Electrical Life of Louis Wain

The Electrical Life of Louis Wain
IMDb: 7.0
111 min

The extraordinary true story of eccentric British artist Louis Wain, whose playful, sometimes even psychedelic pictures helped to transform the public’s perception of cats forever.

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Genre: Drama, History
The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story of C.S. Lewis

The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story of C.S. Lewis

The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story of C.S. Lewis
IMDb: 5.0
93 min

A journey through C.S. Lewis’ early life and his dramatic conversion story about his inner conflict.

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The Last Duel

The Last Duel

The Last Duel
IMDb: 7.8
152 min

King Charles VI declares that Knight Jean de Carrouges settle his dispute with his squire by challenging him to a duel.

Heart of Champions

Heart of Champions

Heart of Champions
IMDb: 5.7
119 min

During their last year at an Ivy League college in 1999, a group of friends and crew teammates’ lives are changed forever when an army vet takes over as coach…

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Genre: Drama, History
12 Mighty Orphans

12 Mighty Orphans

12 Mighty Orphans
IMDb: 6.8
118 min

Haunted by his mysterious past, a devoted high school football coach leads a scrawny team of orphans to the state championship during the Great Depression and inspires a broken nation…

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Genre: Drama, History
Women is Losers

Women is Losers

Women is Losers
IMDb: 5.3
84 min

In 1960s San Francisco, bright and talented catholic school girl Celina Guerrera survives a difficult home life by following the rules. That is until an indiscretion creates a series of…

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Genre: Drama, History
The East

The East

The East
IMDb: 6.5
137 min

A young Dutch soldier deployed to suppress post-WWII independence efforts in the Netherlands’ colony of Indonesia finds himself torn between duty and conscience when he joins an increasingly ruthless commander’s…

The Forgotten Battle

The Forgotten Battle

The Forgotten Battle
IMDb: 6.2
124 min

November 1944. On the flooded isle of Walcheren, Zeeland, thousands of Allied soldiers are battling the German army. Three young lives become inextricably connected. A Dutch boy fighting for the…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Witnesses

Witnesses

Witnesses
IMDb: 4.8
110 min

David Whitmer, Oliver Cowdery and Martin Harris face ridicule and persecution when they claim to have seen angels and hefted golden plates containing ancient inscriptions.

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Genre: Drama, Family, History
The Ghosts of Borley Rectory

The Ghosts of Borley Rectory

The Ghosts of Borley Rectory
IMDb: 4.7
80 min

Harry Price investigates the ghosts of Borley Rectory during his stay there.

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Genre: Drama, History, Horror
Adventures of a Mathematician

Adventures of a Mathematician

Adventures of a Mathematician
IMDb: 6.8
102 min

The warmhearted story of Polish immigrant and mathematician Stan Ulam, who moved to the U.S. in the 1930s. Stan deals with the difficult losses of family and friends all while…

Genre: Drama, History
Swallow

Swallow

Swallow
IMDb: 3.6
128 min

Set in the 1980s, Tolani Ajao is a bank secretary in Lagos, who finds herself persuaded by her friend Rose Adamson to enter the world of drug trafficking.

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Her Socialist Smile

Her Socialist Smile

Her Socialist Smile
IMDb: 5.8
93 min

The memory of a particular moment in early 20th century history when, in 1913, Helen Keller (1880-1968), a deaf-blind writer, lecturer and political activist, spoke, for the first time and…

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Vivandière

Vivandière

Vivandière
IMDb: 5.0
56 min

Two young women from both sides of the Civil War volunteer as battlefield nurses, facing down scornful commanders and murderous war criminals to accomplish their hazardous duty.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Respect

Respect

Respect
IMDb: 6.8
145 min

The rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom.

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Genre: Drama, History, Music
American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally
IMDb: 5.5
109 min

The life of American woman Mildred Gillars and her lawyer, who struggles to redeem her reputation. Dubbed “Axis Sally” for broadcasting Nazi propaganda to American troops during World War II,…

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Genre: Drama, History
Oslo

Oslo

Oslo
IMDb: 6.6
118 min

The true story of negotiations between implacable enemies — the secret back-channel talks, unlikely friendships and quiet heroics of a small but committed group of Israelis, Palestinians and one Norwegian…

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Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island

Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island

Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island
IMDb: 2.4
82 min

During the last desperate months of World War II, an Allied mission to regain Ramree Island off the coast of Burma ends in horror when an embattled group of soldiers…

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Edge of the World

Edge of the World

Edge of the World
IMDb: 5.2
104 min

Biopic about Sir James Brooke, the British adventurer who became King of Sarawak in the 1840’s and embarked on a lifelong crusade to end piracy and head-hunting – only to…

No Man of God

No Man of God

No Man of God
IMDb: N/A
100 min

Based on real life transcripts culled from conversations between FBI analyst Bill Hagmaier and serial killer Ted Bundy that took place between 1984 and 1989, No Man of God details…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Brave: Gunjyo Senki

Brave: Gunjyo Senki

Brave: Gunjyo Senki
IMDb: 5.2
115 min

Students, including Aoi Nishino, take part in class and sports activity at a prestigious high school. Aoi Nishino is a member of the school’s archery club. He practices archery studiously…

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Genre: Action, History
Murder by the Coast

Murder by the Coast

Murder by the Coast
IMDb: 6.5
88 min

In 1999, teen Rocío Wanninkhof is murdered. Her mother’s ex-partner, Dolores Vázquez, is suspected. Did she do it? A second victim reveals the truth.

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Chernobyl 1986

Chernobyl 1986

Chernobyl 1986
IMDb: 5.0
136 min

The aftermath of a shocking explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power station made hundreds of people sacrifice their lives to clean up the site of the catastrophe and to successfully…

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America: The Motion Picture

America: The Motion Picture

America: The Motion Picture
IMDb: N/A
92 min

A chainsaw-wielding George Washington teams with beer-loving bro Sam Adams to take down the Brits in a tongue-in-cheek riff on the American Revolution.

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Diana: A True Musical Story

Diana: A True Musical Story

Diana: A True Musical Story
IMDb: N/A
N/A

A princess thrust onto the world stage. The tabloid media captivated by her beauty and vulnerability. The globe’s most celebrated monarchy disrupted. This is the story of the most famous…

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State Funeral

State Funeral

State Funeral
IMDb: 7.2
135 min

The enigma of the personality cult is revealed in the grand spectacle of Stalin’s funeral. The film is based on unique archive footage, shot in the USSR on March 5…

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later
IMDb: 7.4
79 min

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later is told entirely from the first-person perspective of leaders, physicists, soldiers and survivors.

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Worth

Worth

Worth
IMDb: 6.9
118 min

Kenneth Feinberg, a powerful D.C. lawyer appointed Special Master of the 9/11 Fund, fights off the cynicism, bureaucracy, and politics associated with administering government funds and, in doing so, discovers…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Last Frontier

The Last Frontier

The Last Frontier
IMDb: 6.4
136 min

The story of the Podolsk cadets’ heroic stand outside Moscow in October 1941. Cadets were sent to the Ilyinsky line, fighting alongside units from the Soviet 43rd Army to hold…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something

Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something

Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something
IMDb: 5.9
93 min

The life of singer-songwriter and activist Harry Chapin, who spent his fame and fortune trying to end world hunger before his tragic passing.

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Roe v. Wade

Roe v. Wade

Roe v. Wade
IMDb: 4.3
112 min

Dr. Bernard Nathanson and Dr. Mildred Jefferson square off in a national battle in this untold conspiracy that led to the most famous and controversial court case in history.

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Genre: Drama, History
Flannery

Flannery

Flannery
IMDb: 5.9
97 min

A feature documentary directed by Elizabeth Coffman and Mark Bosco about American writer Flannery O’Connor.

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Unsinkable: Japan’s Lost Battleship

Unsinkable: Japan’s Lost Battleship

Unsinkable: Japan’s Lost Battleship
IMDb: 5.7
55 min

October 24, 1944, the world’s greatest battle at sea begins in the Philippines. Japan’s navy gambles on a decisive victory against the United States to turn the tide of World…

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Homesick

Homesick

Homesick
IMDb: 6.0
112 min

A university student returns home to self-isolate during the lockdown. He’s totally alone, he’s caught the virus and in order to cope, he’s started to talk to himself.

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Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion

Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion

Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion
IMDb: 4.7
50 min

Amidst the horrors and indignities of Jim Crow America, one million African Americans served their country to protect democracy abroad and expand it at home during World War II. The…

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Genre: History
Coven

Coven

Coven
IMDb: 6.1
90 min

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…

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Genre: Drama, History