History Movies
The Answer

The Answer

The Answer
IMDb: 6.9
108 min

In the quest for finding a deeper meaning to life, this is a true story of an American seeker who forsakes the worldly life to enter upon an amazing spiritual…

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Genre: Family, History
The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser
IMDb: 7.9
110 min

The film follows Kaspar Hauser (Bruno S.), who lived the first seventeen years of his life chained in a tiny cellar with only a toy horse to occupy his time,…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel
IMDb: 7.0
88 min

The life and career of Erwin Rommel and his involvement in the plot to assassinate Hitler.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom
IMDb: 8.3
60 min

In the 1930s, a black postal carrier from Harlem named Victor Green published a book that was part travel guide and part survival guide. It was called The Negro Motorist…

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Genre: Drama, Family, History
Birdy

Birdy

Birdy
IMDb: 7.3
120 min

Two young men are seriously affected by the Vietnam war. One of them has always been obsessed with birds – but now believes he really is a bird, and has…

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Genre: Drama, History
Britain’s Most Historic Towns

Britain’s Most Historic Towns

Britain’s Most Historic Towns
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

Professor Alice Roberts explores the UK’s past, focusing on six key eras by exploring the stories of towns which best illustrate each.

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The Story of Film: An Odyssey

The Story of Film: An Odyssey

The Story of Film: An Odyssey
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

A comprehensive history of the medium and art of motion pictures.

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America Unearthed

America Unearthed

America Unearthed
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

In AMERICA UNEARTHED, forensic geologist Scott Wolter, will try to reveal that the history we all learned in school may not always be the whole story. Across the country, ancient…

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Genre: History
In Search of Monsters

In Search of Monsters

In Search of Monsters
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

Each episode investigates a different monster – using cutting edge theories, riveting eyewitness accounts, and astonishing scientific evidence behind the nightmarish creatures that frighten us, fascinate us, and haunt our…

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Mission Declassified

Mission Declassified

Mission Declassified
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

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Dark Side of the Ring

Dark Side of the Ring

Dark Side of the Ring
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

From backstage controversies to mysterious deaths and unsolved homicides, this series explores the darkest stories from the golden age of professional wrestling, and tries to find truth at the intersection…

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Genre: Drama, History
1969

1969

1969
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

The six-part series features first-hand accounts of how the year’s events came together at the same dizzying, chaotic time.

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The Spanish Princess

The Spanish Princess

The Spanish Princess
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

The beautiful Spanish princess, Catherine of Aragon, navigates the royal lineage of England with an eye on the throne.

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Genre: Drama, History
The Real War of Thrones

The Real War of Thrones

The Real War of Thrones
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

In the turbulent formative centuries of early Europe, power-hungry family dynasties fought for domination of the continent. They clashed with blood and iron on the battlefields – but the …

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Genre: History
The Krays

The Krays

The Krays
IMDb: 6.7
115 min

The Krays is a film based on the lives and crimes of the British gangsters Ronald and Reginald Kray, twins who are often referred to as The Krays and were…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Love and Death

Love and Death

Love and Death
IMDb: 7.8
85 min

Set in 19th-century Russia, Allen is a cowardly serf drafted into the Napoleonic war, who would rather write poetry and obsess over his beautiful but pretentious cousin. Allen’s cowardice serves…

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Genre: Comedy, History
No Man’s Land

No Man’s Land

No Man’s Land
IMDb: 8.0
98 min

Two soldiers from opposite sites get stuck between the front lines in the same trench. The UN is asked to free them and both sides agree on a ceasefire, but…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
The Accidental Prime Minister

The Accidental Prime Minister

The Accidental Prime Minister
IMDb: 6.2
112 min

Based on the memoir by Indian policy analyst Sanjaya Baru, The Accidental Prime Minister explores Manmohan Singh’s tenure as the Prime Minister of India, and the kind of control he…

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Genre: Drama, History
Balloon

Balloon

Balloon
IMDb: 7.7
125 min

Two families attempt a daredevil plan to escape DDR with a homemade hot air balloon, but it crashes just before the border. The Stasi finds traces of this attempt to…

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Night and Fog

Night and Fog

Night and Fog
IMDb: 8.6
32 min

Filmmaker Alain Resnais documents the atrocities behind the walls of Hitler’s concentration camps.

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HDThe Bridge

The Bridge

The Bridge
HD
IMDb: 7.8
103 min

A group of German boys are ordered to protect a small bridge in their home village during the waning months of the second world war. Truckloads of defeated, cynical Wehrmacht…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
HDApollo 11

Apollo 11

Apollo 11
HD
IMDb: 8.5
93 min

A look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin.

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Genre: History
HDThe Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies
HD
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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Genre: History
HDCAMThe Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman
HDCAM
IMDb: 7.4
124 min

Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at…

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Genre: History, Mystery
Kagemusha

Kagemusha

Kagemusha
IMDb: 8.0
162 min

Akira Kurosawa’s lauded feudal epic presents the tale of a petty thief who is recruited to impersonate Shingen, an aging warlord, in order to avoid attacks by competing clans. When…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Manto

Manto

Manto
IMDb: 7.4
112 min

In Bombay’s seedy-shiny film world, Manto and his stories are widely read and accepted. But as sectarian violence engulfs the nation, Manto makes the difficult choice of leaving his beloved…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Black Shield Of Falworth

The Black Shield Of Falworth

The Black Shield Of Falworth
IMDb: 6.5
99 min

In the days of King Henry IV,stalwart young Myles and his sister Meg have been raised as peasants,without any knowledge of who their father really was. But one day they…

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Kesari

Kesari

Kesari
IMDb: 7.9
150 min

The story of Havildar Ishar Singh who participates in the Battle of Saragarhi (in which an army of 21 Sikhs fought against 10,000 Afghans in 1897) while yearning for the…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King
IMDb: 7.5
123 min

Two brothers, Romulus and Remus, will have to rely on each other to survive in a hostile world. The city of Rome, one of the greatest empires in history, will…

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Genre: Action, History
HDThe Convent

The Convent

The Convent
HD
IMDb: N/A
81 min

During the 17th Century a young woman is saved from execution and led to a priory to repent her sins but discovers a greater evil lies within.

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Genre: History, Horror
HDMountains of the Moon

Mountains of the Moon

Mountains of the Moon
HD
IMDb: N/A
136 min

The legendary true-story of Capt. Richard Francis Burton and Lt. John Hanning Speke’s tumultuous expedition to find the source of the Nile river.

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HDViva Zapata!

Viva Zapata!

Viva Zapata!
HD
IMDb: N/A
113 min

The story of Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata, who led a rebellion against the corrupt, oppressive dictatorship of president Porfirio Diaz in the early 20th century.

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HDThe Molly Maguires

The Molly Maguires

The Molly Maguires
HD
IMDb: N/A
124 min

In the Pennsylvanian coal mines of 1876, a group of Irish immigrant workers begin to retaliate against the cruelty of their work environment.

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Genre: Drama, History
HDOur Nixon

Our Nixon

Our Nixon
HD
IMDb: N/A
84 min

Never before seen Super 8 home movies filmed by Richard Nixon’s closest aides – and convicted Watergate conspirators – offer a surprising and intimate new look into his Presidency.

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HDOma maa

Oma maa

Oma maa
HD
IMDb: N/A
108 min

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HDNanking

Nanking

Nanking
HD
IMDb: N/A
88 min

Through readings of historical account by actors and the testimony of survivors, the events of the Nanjing Massacre are recounted.

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HDJesse James

Jesse James

Jesse James
HD
IMDb: N/A
106 min

After railroad agents forcibly evict the James family from their family farm, Jesse and Frank turn to banditry for revenge.

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HDHidden Man

Hidden Man

Hidden Man
HD
IMDb: N/A
137 min

A young swordsman in 1930’s China returns home to try and solve a five-year-old murder case. Described as the third installment of the gangster trilogy that includes Let The Bullets…

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HDLinotype: The Film

Linotype: The Film

Linotype: The Film
HD
IMDb: N/A
75 min

Linotype: The Film is a feature-length documentary centered around the Linotype typecasting machine. Called the ‘Eighth Wonder of the World’ by Thomas Edison, it revolutionized printing and…

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HDHenry V

Henry V

Henry V
HD
IMDb: N/A
137 min

In the midst of the Hundred Years’ War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415.

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