History Movies
Rangoon

Rangoon

Rangoon
IMDb: 5.8
170 min

Julia travels to the Indo-Burma border to perform for the troops during the World War II, on the insistence of Billimoria, her lover. She finds herself in love with Jemadar…

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The Young Karl Marx

The Young Karl Marx

The Young Karl Marx
IMDb: 6.6
118 min

26 year-old Karl Marx embarks with his wife, Jenny, on the road to exile. In 1844 in Paris, he meets Friedrich Engels, an industrialist’s son, who has been investigating the…

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Genre: Drama, History
Viceroy’s House

Viceroy’s House

Viceroy’s House
IMDb: 6.7
106 min

In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers,…

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Genre: Drama, History
A Taxi Driver

A Taxi Driver

A Taxi Driver
IMDb: 7.8
137 min

May, 1980. Man-seob is a taxi driver in Seoul who lives from hand to mouth, raising his young daughter alone. One day, he hears that there is a foreigner who…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Borg vs McEnroe

Borg vs McEnroe

Borg vs McEnroe
IMDb: 7.0
107 min

The Swedish Björn Borg and the American John McEnroe, the best tennis players in the world, maintain a legendary duel during the 1980 Wimbledon tournament.

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Genre: Drama, History
First They Killed My Father

First They Killed My Father

First They Killed My Father
IMDb: 7.2
136 min

A 5-year-old girl embarks on a harrowing quest for survival amid the sudden rise and terrifying reign of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House

Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House

Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House
IMDb: 6.4
103 min

The story of Mark Felt, who under the name “Deep Throat” helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1974.

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Tubelight

Tubelight

Tubelight
IMDb: 4.1
136 min

Laxman Singh Bisht is nicknamed tube light by his neighbours because he is feeble-minded. Despite being special, Laxman lives by one life-lesson; keep your faith alive and you can do…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Zookeeper’s Wife

The Zookeeper’s Wife

The Zookeeper’s Wife
IMDb: 7.0
127 min

The account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the Nazi invasion.

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Genre: Drama, History
The Man Who Invented Christmas

The Man Who Invented Christmas

The Man Who Invented Christmas
IMDb: 7.0
104 min

In 1843, despite the fact that Dickens is a successful writer, the failure of his latest book puts his career at a crossroads, until the moment when, struggling with inspiration…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Battle of the Sexes

Battle of the Sexes

Battle of the Sexes
IMDb: 6.7
121 min

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
The Man with the Iron Heart

The Man with the Iron Heart

The Man with the Iron Heart
IMDb: 6.4
120 min

With the Third Reich is at his peak in 1942, the Czech resistance in London plans the most ambitious military operation of WWII – Anthropoid. Two young recruits are sent…

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Victoria & Abdul

Victoria & Abdul

Victoria & Abdul
IMDb: 6.8
111 min

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.

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Genre: Drama, History
6 Days

6 Days

6 Days
IMDb: 6.2
94 min

London, England, April 1980. Six terrorists assault the Embassy of Iran and take hostages. For six days, tense negotiations are held while the authorities decide whether a military squad should…

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The Post

The Post

The Post
IMDb: 7.2
116 min

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country’s first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government. Inspired by true…

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Genre: Drama, History
Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin
IMDb: 7.1
107 min

The behind the scenes story of the life of A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son Christopher Robin.

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Genre: Family, History
Detroit

Detroit

Detroit
IMDb: 7.4
143 min

A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizens’ uprisings in the history of the United States.

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Hostiles

Hostiles

Hostiles
IMDb: 7.2
134 min

A legendary Native American-hating Army captain nearing retirement in 1892 is given one last assignment: to escort a Cheyenne chief and his family through dangerous territory back to his Montana…

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The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin
IMDb: 7.2
107 min

When tyrannical dictator Josef Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish…

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Genre: Comedy, History
Darkest Hour

Darkest Hour

Darkest Hour
IMDb: 7.4
125 min

A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill must face one of…

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Genre: Drama, History
Zero Dark Thirty

Zero Dark Thirty

Zero Dark Thirty
IMDb: 7.4
157 min

A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L. Team 6…

The Right Stuff

The Right Stuff

The Right Stuff
IMDb: 7.9
193 min

A chronicle of the original Mercury astronauts in the formation of America’s space program: Alan Shepherd, the first American in space; Gus Grissom, the benighted astronaut for whom nothing works…

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Genre: Drama, History
Schindler’s List

Schindler’s List

Schindler’s List
IMDb: 8.9
195 min

The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan
IMDb: 8.6
169 min

As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Lincoln

Lincoln

Lincoln
IMDb: 7.4
150 min

The revealing story of the 16th US President’s tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of…

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Genre: Drama, History
Empire of the Sun

Empire of the Sun

Empire of the Sun
IMDb: 7.8
153 min

Jamie Graham, a privileged English boy, is living in Shanghai when the Japanese invade and force all foreigners into prison camps. Jamie is captured with an American sailor named Basie,…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Cold Mountain

Cold Mountain

Cold Mountain
IMDb: 7.2
154 min

In this classic story of love and devotion set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier named W.P. Inman deserts his unit and travels across…

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Braveheart

Braveheart

Braveheart
IMDb: 8.4
178 min

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord’s soldiers. This leads the village to…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Apollo 13

Apollo 13

Apollo 13
IMDb: 7.6
140 min

The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning…

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Genre: Drama, History
In the Heart of the Sea

In the Heart of the Sea

In the Heart of the Sea
IMDb: 6.9
122 min

In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human…

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Spotlight

Spotlight

Spotlight
IMDb: 8.1
129 min

In 2001, editor Marty Baron of The Boston Globe assigns a team of journalists to investigate allegations against John Geoghan, an unfrocked priest accused of molesting more than 80 boys….

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Karmouz War

Karmouz War

Karmouz War
IMDb: 6.9
114 min

During the 1940s, a girl was raped by a group of English soldiers, and three young Egyptians retaliate. The British soldier is being held at the Karamouz police station in…

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The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies
IMDb: 7.0
133 min

The story of the real-life unlikely relationship between an outspoken civil rights activist and a local Ku Klux Klan leader in 1971 North Carolina.

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Papillon

Papillon

Papillon
IMDb: 7.1
133 min

Henri “Papillon” Charrière, a safecracker from the Parisian underworld, is wrongfully convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, where he forges a strong friendship…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Marie Antoinette

Marie Antoinette

Marie Antoinette
IMDb: 6.4
123 min

The retelling of France’s iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and ultimately the…

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Genre: Drama, History
Munich

Munich

Munich
IMDb: 7.6
164 min

During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits…

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Memoirs of a Geisha

Memoirs of a Geisha

Memoirs of a Geisha
IMDb: 7.4
145 min

A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a…

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Genre: History, Romance
Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven
IMDb: 7.2
144 min

After his wife dies, a blacksmith named Balian is thrust into royalty, political intrigue and bloody holy wars during the Crusades.

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Troy

Troy

Troy
IMDb: 7.2
163 min

In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and…

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Downfall

Downfall

Downfall
IMDb: 8.2
156 min

In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In…

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Genre: Drama, History, War