History Movies
Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something

Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something

Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something
IMDb: 6.6
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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The Retrieval

The Retrieval

The Retrieval
IMDb: 6.6
92 min

On the outskirts of the Civil War, a boy is sent north by a bounty hunter gang to retrieve a wanted man.

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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, Drama, History
The Warrior Queen of Jhansi

The Warrior Queen of Jhansi

The Warrior Queen of Jhansi
IMDb: 4.0
102 min

The true story of Lakshmibai, the historic Queen of Jhansi who fiercely led her army against the British East India Company in the infamous mutiny of 1857.

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Genre: Drama, History
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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Parkland

Parkland

Parkland
IMDb: 6.4
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
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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Ironclad

Ironclad

Ironclad
IMDb: 6.1
121 min

In the year 1215, the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal on the Magna Carta, a seminal document that upheld the…

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The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk

The Rising Hawk
IMDb: 5.8
125 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, Drama, History
Wasp Network

Wasp Network

Wasp Network
IMDb: 5.9
127 min

Havana, Cuba, 1990. René González, an airplane pilot, unexpectedly flees the country, leaving behind his wife Olga and his daughter Irma, and begins a new life in Miami, where he…

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Bloody Sunday

Bloody Sunday

Bloody Sunday
IMDb: 7.6
107 min

The dramatised story of the Irish civil rights protest march on January 30 1972 which ended in a massacre by British troops.

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Fanny Lye Deliver’d

Fanny Lye Deliver’d

Fanny Lye Deliver’d
IMDb: 6.2
112 min

On an isolated English farm in 1657, Fanny lives a quiet life with her oppressive husband John and their young son. One day their life is rocked with the arrival…

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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
Savannah

Savannah

Savannah
IMDb: 5.9
101 min

Savannah is the true story of Ward Allen, a romantic and bombastic character who rejects his plantation heritage for the freedom of life on a river. Ward navigates the change…

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Homesick

Homesick

Homesick
IMDb: 6.1
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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The Outpost

The Outpost

The Outpost
IMDb: 6.8
123 min

A small unit of U.S. soldiers, alone at the remote Combat Outpost Keating, located deep in the valley of three mountains in Afghanistan, battles to defend against an overwhelming force…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
First Cow

First Cow

First Cow
IMDb: 7.1
122 min

A taciturn loner and skilled cook has traveled west and joined a group of fur trappers in Oregon Territory, though he only finds true connection with a Chinese immigrant also…

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Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot
IMDb: 3.4
90 min

King Arthur returns home after fighting the Roman Empire. His illegitimate son has corrupted the throne of Camelot and King Arthur must reunite with the wizard Merlin and the Knights…

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Rising Free

Rising Free

Rising Free
IMDb: 6.8
102 min

Amidst the rugged Oregon territory, Rising Free is a visual masterpiece that showcases the harrowing journey of a young woman running from the throes of prejudice. Taken in by a…

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Genre: Drama, History
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
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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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
Jesus

Jesus

Jesus
IMDb: 4.1
130 min

From the bustling streets of Jerusalem to the raging Sea of Galilee, join Peter, Nicodemus, Mary Magdalene, and a multitude of others as they journey alongside the most famous person…

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Copperhead

Copperhead

Copperhead
IMDb: 5.6
120 min

A family is torn apart during the American Civil War.

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Genre: Drama, History
Emperor

Emperor

Emperor
IMDb: 5.6
99 min

An escaped slave travels north and has chance encounters with Frederick Douglass and John Brown. Based on the life story of Shields Green.

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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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4 Presidents

4 Presidents

4 Presidents
IMDb: 5.8
100 min

What is the common thread among the only four U.S. Presidents who have been assassinated – Lincoln, Garfield, McKinley, and Kennedy? They were also the only four presidents to ever…

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The 24th

The 24th

The 24th
IMDb: 5.7
113 min

The incredibly powerful and timely true story of the all-black Twenty-Fourth United States Infantry Regiment, and the Houston Riot of 1917. The Houston Riot was a mutiny by 156 African…

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Genre: Drama, 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
Fatal Journey

Fatal Journey

Fatal Journey
IMDb: 5.7
90 min

The story is set in when Qinghe Nie Sect was dealing with their ancestral knife tomb incident. Nie Mingjue brought Nie Huaisang alone to do good for others by restoring…

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Matchless Mulan

Matchless Mulan

Matchless Mulan
IMDb: 5.7
90 min

During the Northern Wei Dynasty, Mulan joined the army for his father and returned with honor. Ten years later, Rouran broke the border again, and Mulan resolutely returned to the…

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Genre: Action, History, War
The Singer

The Singer

The Singer
IMDb: 6.5
119 min

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…

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Genre: Drama, History
Texas Red

Texas Red

Texas Red
IMDb: 4.5
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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…

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An Officer and a Spy

An Officer and a Spy

An Officer and a Spy
IMDb: 7.2
132 min

In 1894, French Captain Alfred Dreyfus is wrongfully convicted of treason and sentenced to life imprisonment at Devil’s Island.

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Streltsov

Streltsov

Streltsov
IMDb: 4.9
100 min

By the age of twenty, Eduard Streltsov has everything one can dream of: talent, fame and love. He is the rising star of Soviet football. The whole country, with bated…

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Noah

Noah

Noah
IMDb: 3.6
130 min

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…

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Genre: Family, History
Fukushima 50

Fukushima 50

Fukushima 50
IMDb: 6.2
122 min

Workers at the Fukushima Daiichi facility in Japan risk their lives and stay at the nuclear power plant to prevent total destruction after the region is devastated by an earthquake…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Legend of Tomiris

The Legend of Tomiris

The Legend of Tomiris
IMDb: 4.7
156 min

This is the story of the life of the great queen of the steppe – legendary Tomiris. She is destined to become a skillful warrior, survive the loss of close…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Burning of Atlanta

The Burning of Atlanta

The Burning of Atlanta
IMDb: 5.0
81 min

“The Burning of Atlanta” is the story of the destruction of a major city near the end of the war, and the desperation and terror this causes in the lives…

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Genre: Action, History