History Movies
The Attorney

The Attorney

The Attorney
IMDb: 7.7
127 min

In the early 1980s, South Korea is torn by student protests over the lack of representation in the government. Song Woo-Seok is a successful attorney in Busan specializing in tax…

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Genre: Drama, History
Çanakkale: Yolun Sonu

Çanakkale: Yolun Sonu

Çanakkale: Yolun Sonu
IMDb: 7.3
101 min

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Liberator

The Liberator

The Liberator
IMDb: 6.9
119 min

Bolívar was instrumental in Latin America’s struggle for independence from the Spanish Empire, and is today considered one of the most influential politicians and emancipators in American history. Libertador is…

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Genre: Drama, History
A Field in England

A Field in England

A Field in England
IMDb: 6.3
90 min

During the Civil War in 17th-Century England, a small group of deserters flee from a raging battle through an overgrown field. They are captured by an alchemist, who forces the…

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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
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
IMDb: 8.2
186 min

The true story of the “Flying Sikh” world champion runner and Olympian Milkha Singh who overcame the massacre of his family, civil war during the India-Pakistan partition, and homelessness to…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Parkland

Parkland

Parkland
IMDb: 6.3
93 min

November 22nd, 1963 was a day that changed the world forever — when young American President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. This film follows, almost in real…

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Genre: Drama, History
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
IMDb: 7.1
141 min

A chronicle of Nelson Mandela’s life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.

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Genre: Drama, History
Hammer of the Gods

Hammer of the Gods

Hammer of the Gods
IMDb: 4.5
99 min

Action epic sees a passionate young man transform into a brutal warrior as he travels the unforgiving landscape in search of his long lost brother Hakan The Ferrocious, whose people…

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Saving Mr. Banks

Saving Mr. Banks

Saving Mr. Banks
IMDb: 7.5
125 min

Author P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood as Walt Disney Pictures adapts her novel Mary Poppins for the big screen.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
The Physician

The Physician

The Physician
IMDb: 7.2
155 min

England, 1021. Rob Cole, a boy born in a miserable mining town, swears to become a physician and vanquish disease and death. His harsh path of many years, a quest…

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The Railway Man

The Railway Man

The Railway Man
IMDb: 7.1
116 min

A victim from World War II’s “Death Railway” sets out to find those responsible for his torture. A true story.

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Genre: Drama, History
Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas

Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas

Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas
IMDb: 6.1
122 min

In the 16th century in the Cévennes, a horse dealer by the name of Michael Kohlhaas leads a happy and prosperous family life. When a lord treats him unjustly, this…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman
IMDb: 6.1
111 min

In 1857, at the height of his fame and fortune, novelist and social critic Charles Dickens meets and falls in love with teenage stage actress Nelly Ternan. As she becomes…

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The Grandmaster

The Grandmaster

The Grandmaster
IMDb: 6.6
130 min

Ip Man’s peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Dallas Buyers Club

Dallas Buyers Club

Dallas Buyers Club
IMDb: 8.0
117 min

Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-taking, women-loving, homophobic man who in 1986 was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and given thirty days to live.

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Genre: Drama, History
Labyrinth of Lies

Labyrinth of Lies

Labyrinth of Lies
IMDb: 7.3
124 min

A young prosecutor in postwar West Germany investigates a massive conspiracy to cover up the Nazi pasts of prominent public figures.

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Genre: Drama, History
The Admiral: Roaring Currents

The Admiral: Roaring Currents

The Admiral: Roaring Currents
IMDb: 7.1
128 min

The film mainly follows the famous 1597 Battle of Myeongryang during the Japanese invasion of Korea (1592-1598), where the iconic Joseon admiral Yi Sun-sin managed to destroy a total of…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Jimmy’s Hall

Jimmy’s Hall

Jimmy’s Hall
IMDb: 6.7
109 min

Jimmy Gralton returns from New York and reopens his beloved community hall, only to meet opposition from the local parish.

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Genre: Drama, History
Mary Kom

Mary Kom

Mary Kom
IMDb: 6.8
122 min

A chronicle of the life of Indian boxer ‘Mary Kom’ who went through several hardships before audaciously accomplishing her ultimate dream.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
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
Kochadaiiyaan

Kochadaiiyaan

Kochadaiiyaan
IMDb: 6.4
124 min

A noble warrior seeks revenge against the ruler of his kingdom, who killed his father. At the same time, he also ends up upsetting the neighbouring enemy kingdom’s ruler.

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The Cut

The Cut

The Cut
IMDb: 6.3
138 min

In 1915 a man survives the Armenian genocide in the Ottoman Empire, but loses his family, speech and faith. One night he learns that his twin daughters may be alive,…

Genre: 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
Pompeii

Pompeii

Pompeii
IMDb: 5.5
105 min

In 79 A.D., Milo, a slave turned gladiator, finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia, the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has…

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Testament of Youth

Testament of Youth

Testament of Youth
IMDb: 7.3
129 min

Testament of Youth is a powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
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
Resistance

Resistance

Resistance
IMDb: 5.2
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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Genre: Drama, History
We go in at Dawn

We go in at Dawn

We go in at Dawn
IMDb: 3.6
N/A

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
Battle of Little Bighorn

Battle of Little Bighorn

Battle of Little Bighorn
IMDb: N/A
45 min

A comprehensive look at the events leading up to the Battle of the Little Bighorn as well as the myths and legends it spawned, and its impact on history.

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Sword of Vengeance

Sword of Vengeance

Sword of Vengeance
IMDb: 4.4
87 min

Returning to his homeland after years of slavery, a Norman prince seeks revenge on his father’s murderer – his ruthless uncle, Earl Durant. Gaining the trust of a band of…

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Genre: History
The Best Years of Our Lives

The Best Years of Our Lives

The Best Years of Our Lives
IMDb: 8.0
170 min

It’s the hope that sustains the spirit of every GI: the dream of the day when he will finally return home. For three WWII veterans, the day has arrived. But…

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Nixon

Nixon

Nixon
IMDb: 7.1
192 min

An epic look at President Richard M. Nixon—a man carrying the fate of the world on his shoulders while battling the self-destructive demands from within—spanning his troubled boyhood in California…

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Genre: Drama, History
W.

W.

W.
IMDb: 6.3
129 min

The story of the eventful life of George W. Bush—his struggles and triumphs, how he found both his wife and his faith—and the critical days leading up to his decision…

Genre: Drama, History
Field of Lost Shoes

Field of Lost Shoes

Field of Lost Shoes
IMDb: 5.7
96 min

A group of teenage cadets sheltered from war at the Virginia Military Institute must confront the horrors of an adult world when they are called upon to defend the Shenandoah…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Queen of the Desert

Queen of the Desert

Queen of the Desert
IMDb: 5.7
128 min

A chronicle of Gertrude Bell’s life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century.

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Last Days in the Desert

Last Days in the Desert

Last Days in the Desert
IMDb: 5.6
98 min

On his way out of the wilderness, Jesus struggles with the Devil over the fate of a family in crisis, setting himself up for a dramatic test.

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The Girl King

The Girl King

The Girl King
IMDb: 5.9
106 min

A portrait of the brilliant, extravagant Kristina of Sweden, queen from age six, who fights the conservative forces that are against her ideas to modernize Sweden and who have no…

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Suffragette

Suffragette

Suffragette
IMDb: 6.9
106 min

Based on true events about the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement who were forced underground to evade the State.

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Genre: Drama, History
Ronaldo

Ronaldo

Ronaldo
IMDb: 6.4
92 min

Filmed over 14 months with unprecedented access into the inner circle of the man and the sport, this is the first official and fully authorised film of one of the…

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