History Movies
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
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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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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Hindi The Accidental Prime Minister

The Accidental Prime Minister

The Accidental Prime Minister
Hindi
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
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
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
Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King
IMDb: 7.3
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
Hindi Kesari

Kesari

Kesari
Hindi
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
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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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
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
The Bridge

The Bridge

The Bridge
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
HD Nanking

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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HD Jesse 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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HD Hidden 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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HD Linotype: 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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HD Henry 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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HD Cleopatra

Cleopatra

Cleopatra
HD
IMDb: N/A
100 min

The man-hungry Queen of Egypt leads Julius Caesar and Mark Antony astray, amid scenes of DeMillean splendor.

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HD The Colditz Story

The Colditz Story

The Colditz Story
HD
IMDb: N/A
94 min

Allied prisoners of various nationalities pool their resources to plan numerous escapes from an escape-proof German POW camp housed in a Medieval castle.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
HD Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk

Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk

Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk
HD
IMDb: N/A
155 min

A documentary spanning over 30 years of the California Bay Area’s punk music history with a central focus on the emergence of Berkeley’s inspiring 924 Gilman Street music collective.

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HD Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi

Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi

Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi
HD
IMDb: N/A
148 min

Story of Rani Lakshmibai, one of the leading figures of the Indian Rebellion of 1857 and her resistance to the British Rule.

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Warrior

Warrior

Warrior
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

Set against the backdrop of San Francisco’s Chinatown in the aftermath of the Civil War, Warrior tells the story of a young martial arts prodigy, newly arrived from China, who…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Help! My House is Haunted

Help! My House is Haunted

Help! My House is Haunted
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

A team of paranormal experts travel the UK looking into instances of paranormal activity in the homes of ordinary people.

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Air Crash Investigation

Air Crash Investigation

Air Crash Investigation
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

Dramatized reconstruction of real-life air disasters, along with interviews with aviation experts and eyewitnesses.

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Australia: The Story of Us

Australia: The Story of Us

Australia: The Story of Us
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

The series looks back at some of the people, places and events that have shaped the country over the last 40,000 years.

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Legends of the Lost with Megan Fox

Legends of the Lost with Megan Fox

Legends of the Lost with Megan Fox
TMDb: 7.3
42,60,45 min

Actress Megan Fox has peeked behind the curtain of some of these ancient sites, igniting an insatiable curiosity to learn more about these lost worlds. She embarks on an epic…

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Never Look Away

Never Look Away

Never Look Away
IMDb: N/A
188 min

German artist Kurt Barnert has escaped East Germany and now lives in West Germany, but is tormented by his childhood under the Nazis and the GDR-regime.

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HD Olavi Virta

Olavi Virta

Olavi Virta
HD
IMDb: N/A
125 min

The life of Finnish singer-actor Olavi Virta.

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HD Polytechnique

Polytechnique

Polytechnique
HD
IMDb: N/A
77 min

A dramatization of the Montreal Massacre of 1989 where several female engineering students were murdered by an unstable misogynist.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
HD Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People

Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People

Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People
HD
IMDb: N/A
90 min

A film that explores how African American communities have used the camera as a tool for social change from the invention of photography to the present. This epic tale poetically…

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HD Mlyn i krzyz

Mlyn i krzyz

Mlyn i krzyz
HD
IMDb: N/A
92 min

The film focuses on a dozen of the 500 characters depicted in Bruegel’s painting. The theme of Christ’s suffering is set against religious persecution in Flanders in 1564.

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Genre: Drama, History
HD Miral

Miral

Miral
HD
IMDb: N/A
112 min

A drama centered on an orphaned Palestinian girl growing up in the wake of Arab-Israeli war who finds herself drawn into the conflict.

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Genre: Drama, History
HD Max Manus: Man of War

Max Manus: Man of War

Max Manus: Man of War
HD
IMDb: N/A
118 min

The true story about one of the most brilliant saboteurs during World War II and his battle to overcome his inner demons.

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HD Recount

Recount

Recount
HD
IMDb: N/A
116 min

A chronicle of the weeks after the 2000 U.S. Presidential election, and the subsequent recounts in Florida.

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Genre: Drama, History
HD Riding Giants

Riding Giants

Riding Giants
HD
IMDb: N/A
105 min

Documentary detailing the origins and history of surf culture.

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HD Wong Fei Hung

Wong Fei Hung

Wong Fei Hung
HD
IMDb: N/A
134 min

Set in late 19th century Canton this martial arts film depicts the stance taken by the legendary martial arts hero Wong Fei-Hung (1847-1924) against foreign forces’ (English, French and …

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HD Wong Fei Hung II: Nam yee tung chi keung

Wong Fei Hung II: Nam yee tung chi keung

Wong Fei Hung II: Nam yee tung chi keung
HD
IMDb: N/A
113 min

In the sequel to the Tsui Hark classic, Wong Fei-Hung faces The White Lotus society, a fanatical cult seeking to drive the Europeans out of China through violence, even attacking…

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HD Macbeth

Macbeth

Macbeth
HD
IMDb: N/A
92 min

Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
HD Pony Express

Pony Express

Pony Express
HD
IMDb: N/A
101 min

Buffalo Bill and Wild Bill Hickock work to establish the Pony Express and fight Indians and California Separatists who seek to destroy it.

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HD The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath
HD
IMDb: N/A
129 min

A poor Midwest family is forced off their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression.

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Genre: Drama, History