History Movies
The Duchess (2008)

The Duchess (2008)

The Duchess (2008)
IMDb: 6.9
110

A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.

10,000 BC (2008)

10,000 BC (2008)

10,000 BC (2008)
IMDb: 5.1
109

A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter’s journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe.

Valkyrie (2008)

Valkyrie (2008)

Valkyrie (2008)
IMDb: 7.1
121

Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government…

Ip Man (2008)

Ip Man (2008)

Ip Man (2008)
IMDb: 8.0
106

A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun. The film focuses on events surrounding Ip that took place…

Changeling (2008)

Changeling (2008)

Changeling (2008)
IMDb: 7.7
141

Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home. But when Christine suspects that the boy returned to her isn’t her child, the police captain has her…

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21 (2008)

21 (2008)

21 (2008)
IMDb: 6.8
123

Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent, student at M.I.T. in Boston who strives to succeed. Wanting a scholarship to transfer to Harvard School of Medicine with the desire to…

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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)
IMDb: 7.8
94

When his family moves from their home in Berlin to a strange new house in Poland, young Bruno befriends Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Public Enemies (2009)

Public Enemies (2009)

Public Enemies (2009)
IMDb: 7.0
140

Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger’s charm and audacity endear him to much of America’s downtrodden public, but he’s also a thorn in the side of J. Edgar Hoover and the…

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Robin Hood (2010)

Robin Hood (2010)

Robin Hood (2010)
IMDb: 6.6
140

When soldier Robin happens upon the dying Robert of Loxley, he promises to return the man’s sword to his family in Nottingham. There, he assumes Robert’s identity; romances his widow,…

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War Horse (2011)

War Horse (2011)

War Horse (2011)
IMDb: 7.2
146

Follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, and how their bond is broken when Joey is sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World…

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The Impossible (2012)

The Impossible (2012)

The Impossible (2012)
IMDb: 7.6
113

In December 2004, close-knit family Maria, Henry and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand. But the day after Christmas, the idyllic holiday turns into an incomprehensible nightmare…

Titanic: 100 Years On (2012)

Titanic: 100 Years On (2012)

Titanic: 100 Years On (2012)
IMDb: 7.4
70

The “unsinkable” floating palace set sail from Southampton on 10th April 1912 on her maiden voyage to New York. An iceberg ended this monumental journey 5 days later. Only 705…

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Red Tails (2012)

Red Tails (2012)

Red Tails (2012)
IMDb: 5.9
125

The story of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first African-American pilots to fly in a combat squadron during World War II.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Asura (2012)

Asura (2012)

Asura (2012)
IMDb: 6.6
76

Abandoned in the barren wasteland of Kyoto, a savage, enraged orphan does whatever it takes to survive in the wild. When he crosses paths with civilization, he must learn to…

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Rurouni Kenshin Part I: Origins (2012)

Rurouni Kenshin Part I: Origins (2012)

Rurouni Kenshin Part I: Origins (2012)
IMDb: 7.5
134

Former legendary assassin Kenshin Himura has now become a wandering samurai. Offering aid & protecting those in need as atonement for his past deeds. During this time Kenshin Himura comes…

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The Wind Rises (2013)

The Wind Rises (2013)

The Wind Rises (2013)
IMDb: 7.8
126

A lifelong love of flight inspires Japanese aviation engineer Jiro Horikoshi, whose storied career includes the creation of the A-6M World War II fighter plane.

The Book of Daniel (2013)

The Book of Daniel (2013)

The Book of Daniel (2013)
IMDb: 6.2
88

Taken into slavery after the fall of Jerusalem in 605 B.C., Daniel is forced to serve the most powerful king in the world, King Nebuchadnezzar. Faced with imminent death, Daniel…

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Genre: Drama, History
Straight Outta Compton (2015)

Straight Outta Compton (2015)

Straight Outta Compton (2015)
IMDb: 7.8
147

In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful…

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Woodlawn (2015)

Woodlawn (2015)

Woodlawn (2015)
IMDb: 6.5
123

Love and unity in a school torn by racism and hate in the 1970s.A gifted high school football player must learn to embrace his talent and his faith as he…

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The Revenant (2015)

The Revenant (2015)

The Revenant (2015)
IMDb: 8.0
157

In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.

Child 44 (2015)

Child 44 (2015)

Child 44 (2015)
IMDb: 6.5
137

Set in Stalin-era Soviet Union, a disgraced MGB agent is dispatched to investigate a series of child murders — a case that begins to connect with the very top of…

Ip Man 3 (2015)

Ip Man 3 (2015)

Ip Man 3 (2015)
IMDb: 7.1
105

When a band of brutal gangsters led by a crooked property developer make a play to take over the city, Master Ip is forced to take a stand.

Frantz (2016)

Frantz (2016)

Frantz (2016)
IMDb: 7.5
113

In the aftermath of WWI, a young German who grieves the death of her fiancé in France meets a mysterious French man who visits the fiance’s grave to lay flowers.

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Devil’s Bride (2016)

Devil’s Bride (2016)

Devil’s Bride (2016)
IMDb: 6.0
108

Anna’s story takes place on Åland Island in 1666, during the beginning of the most widespread and systematic witch-hunts in Scandinavian history. In all, 16 women were convicted of being…

Genre: Drama, History
Silence (2016)

Silence (2016)

Silence (2016)
IMDb: 7.2
161

Two Jesuit priests travel to seventeenth century Japan which has, under the Tokugawa shogunate, banned Catholicism and almost all foreign contact.

Genre: Drama, History
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016)

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016)

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016)
IMDb: 7.3
144

An American Ambassador is killed during an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya as a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.

Hidden Figures (2016)

Hidden Figures (2016)

Hidden Figures (2016)
IMDb: 7.8
127

The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations…

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Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
IMDb: 8.1
139

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to receive the…

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The Battleship Island (2017)

The Battleship Island (2017)

The Battleship Island (2017)
IMDb: 7.1
132

During the Japanese colonial era, roughly 400 Korean people, who were forced onto Battleship Island (‘Hashima Island’) to mine for coal, attempt to escape.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Dunkirk (2017)

Dunkirk (2017)

Dunkirk (2017)
IMDb: 7.8
107

The story of the miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbour…

The Dig (2021)

The Dig (2021)

The Dig (2021)
IMDb: 7.1
112

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain’s past resonate…

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Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)

Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)
IMDb: 7.6
125

Bill O’Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers on the orders of FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends—falling for a fellow revolutionary en route—a…

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Unbroken: Path to Redemption (2018)

Unbroken: Path to Redemption (2018)

Unbroken: Path to Redemption (2018)
IMDb: 5.8
98

Zamperini returns to California where he wound up marrying Cynthia Applewhite while wrestling with untreated PTSD, suffering constant nightmares, angry, bitter and deeply depressed, his wife convinces Zamperini to attend…

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First Man (2018)

First Man (2018)

First Man (2018)
IMDb: 7.3
141

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July…

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12 Strong (2018)

12 Strong (2018)

12 Strong (2018)
IMDb: 6.6
130

A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The King (2019)

The King (2019)

The King (2019)
IMDb: 7.2
140

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

Ip Man 4: The Finale (2019)

Ip Man 4: The Finale (2019)

Ip Man 4: The Finale (2019)
IMDb: 7.1
107

Following the death of his wife, Ip Man travels to San Francisco to ease tensions between the local kung fu masters and his star student, Bruce Lee, while searching for…

The Viking War (2019)

The Viking War (2019)

The Viking War (2019)
IMDb: 4.3
104

Ingrid and her siblings are on the run from the Beserkers who have begun invading the villages, taking over, savagely using the residents on a game where they vs a…

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Genre: History
Legionnaires Trail (2020)

Legionnaires Trail (2020)

Legionnaires Trail (2020)
IMDb: 3.1
96

Noreno, a half-Roman, is entrusted with the mission of crossing the snowy mountains of Armenia, swarming with Parthian patrols, to seek help for his slowly dying men.

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