History Movies
HDAll the Way

All the Way

All the Way
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IMDb: 7.3
132

Lyndon B. Johnson’s amazing 11-month journey from taking office after JFK’s assassination, through the fight to pass the 1964 Civil Rights Act and his own presidential campaign, culminating on the…

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HDThe Elephant Man

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man
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IMDb: 8.2
124

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his “owner” as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous façade, there is revealed a person of great intelligence and…

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Genre: Drama, History
HDHotel Rwanda

Hotel Rwanda

Hotel Rwanda
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IMDb: 8.1
121

Inspired by true events, this film takes place in Rwanda in the 1990s when more than a million Tutsis were killed in a genocide that went mostly unnoticed by the…

Genre: Drama, History, War
HDIp Man

Ip Man

Ip Man
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IMDb: 8.0
108

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…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
HDThe Ten Commandments

The Ten Commandments

The Ten Commandments
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IMDb: 7.9
220

Escaping death, a Hebrew infant is raised in a royal household to become a prince. Upon discovery of his true heritage, Moses embarks on a personal quest to reclaim his…

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Genre: Drama, History
HDThe Longest Day

The Longest Day

The Longest Day
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IMDb: 7.8
178

The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, US, British, Canadians, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established as part of…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
HDWhere Eagles Dare

Where Eagles Dare

Where Eagles Dare
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IMDb: 7.7
155

World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that’s nearly impossible to breach. It’s…

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HDMilk

Milk

Milk
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IMDb: 7.6
128

The story of California’s first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, who became an outspoken agent for change, seeking equal rights and opportunities for all. His great love for the…

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Genre: Drama, History
HDGood Night, and Good Luck.

Good Night, and Good Luck.

Good Night, and Good Luck.
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IMDb: 7.5
93

The story of journalist, Edward R Murrow’s stand against Senator McCarthy’s anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.

Genre: Drama, History
HDMan on the Moon

Man on the Moon

Man on the Moon
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IMDb: 7.4
118

A film about the life and career of the eccentric avant-garde comedian, Andy Kaufman.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
HDAdmiral

Admiral

Admiral
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IMDb: 6.8
123

This is a story of a great love facing the greatest drama of the history of Russia. Admiral Kolchak is a true war hero and beloved husband and father. One…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
HDThe Way Back

The Way Back

The Way Back
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IMDb: 7.3
133

Peter Weir’s follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of man’s struggle for freedom. At the dawn of…

HDThe Challenger

The Challenger

The Challenger
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IMDb: 7.3
90

Factual drama exploring the truth behind the space shuttle Challenger’s 1986 explosion.

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HDAgora

Agora

Agora
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IMDb: 7.2
127

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility…

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HDKingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven
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IMDb: 7.2
144

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

HDThe Messenger

The Messenger

The Messenger
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IMDb: 7.1
113

Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification service. Montgomery is partnered with Captain Tony Stone…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
HDExperimenter

Experimenter

Experimenter
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IMDb: 6.6
97

Yale University, 1961. Stanley Milgram designs a psychology experiment that still resonates to this day, in which people think they’re delivering painful electric shocks to an affable stranger strapped into…

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Genre: Drama, History
HDElvis & Nixon

Elvis & Nixon

Elvis & Nixon
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IMDb: 6.4
87

In 1970, a few days before Christmas, Elvis Presley showed up on the White House lawn seeking to be deputized into the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs by the…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
HDThe Warlords

The Warlords

The Warlords
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IMDb: 7.1
126

A heroic tale of three blood brothers and their struggle in the midst of war and political upheaval. It is based on “The Assassination of Ma,” a Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
HDBrotherhood of the Wolf

Brotherhood of the Wolf

Brotherhood of the Wolf
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IMDb: 7.1
137

In 18th century France, the Chevalier de Fronsac and his Native American friend Mani are sent by the King to the Gevaudan province to investigate the killings of hundreds by…

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HDFlags of Our Fathers

Flags of Our Fathers

Flags of Our Fathers
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IMDb: 7.1
132

There were five Marines and one Navy Corpsman photographed raising the U.S. flag on Mt. Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945. This is the story of three of…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
HDThe Patriot

The Patriot

The Patriot
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IMDb: 7.2
165

After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
HDConfirmation

Confirmation

Confirmation
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IMDb: 6.8
110

Judge Clarence Thomas’ nomination to the United States’ Supreme Court is called into question when former colleague, Anita Hill, testifies that he had sexually harassed her.

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Genre: Drama, History
HDPublic Enemies

Public Enemies

Public Enemies
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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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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
HDBeyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the Fourth Reich

Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the Fourth Reich

Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the Fourth Reich
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IMDb: 4.9
100

An intense thriller from the frontlines of World War II. As Operation Valkyrie prepares to assassinate Adolph Hitler, an Allied special ops team prepares to extract the man destined to…

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Genre: Action, History, War
HDThe New World

The New World

The New World
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IMDb: 6.7
135

A drama about explorer John Smith and the clash between Native Americans and English settlers in the 17th century.

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HDThe Great Raid

The Great Raid

The Great Raid
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IMDb: 6.7
132

As World War II rages, the elite Sixth Ranger Battalion is given a mission of heroic proportions: push 30 miles behind enemy lines and liberate over 500 American prisoners of…

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Genre: Action, History, War
HDFree State of Jones

Free State of Jones

Free State of Jones
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IMDb: 6.9
139

In 1863, Mississippi farmer Newt Knight serves as a medic for the Confederate Army. Opposed to slavery, Knight would rather help the wounded than fight the Union. After his nephew…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
HDAnna and the King

Anna and the King

Anna and the King
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IMDb: 6.7
148

The story of the romance between the King of Siam (now Thailand) and the widowed British school teacher Anna Leonowens during the 1860s. Anna teaches the children and becomes romanced…

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HDJ. Edgar

J. Edgar

J. Edgar
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IMDb: 6.6
137

As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
HDNed Kelly

Ned Kelly

Ned Kelly
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IMDb: 6.5
110

After getting threatened by Kelly’s friends and family, Constable Fitzpatrick places the blame on Ned Kelly and exaggerates what happened. With the biggest ever award available, Kelly and his gang…

HDThe Grandmaster

The Grandmaster

The Grandmaster
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IMDb: 6.6
130

Ip Man’s peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
HDThe Iron Lady

The Iron Lady

The Iron Lady
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IMDb: 6.4
105

A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.

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Genre: Drama, History
HDGeronimo: An American Legend

Geronimo: An American Legend

Geronimo: An American Legend
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IMDb: 6.5
115

The Apache Indians have reluctantly agreed to settle on a US Government approved reservation. Not all the Apaches are able to adapt to the life of corn farmers. One in…

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HDThe Man in the Iron Mask

The Man in the Iron Mask

The Man in the Iron Mask
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IMDb: 6.5
132

Years have passed since the Three Musketeers, Aramis, Athos and Porthos, have fought together with their friend, D’Artagnan. But with the tyrannical King Louis using his power to wreak havoc…

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HDKing Arthur

King Arthur

King Arthur
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IMDb: 6.3
126

The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the ‘Sarmatian hypothesis’ which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the Sarmatian heavy cavalry troops stationed in Britain, and…

HDThe Girl King

The Girl King

The Girl King
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IMDb: 5.9
106

A portrait of the brilliant, extravagant Kristina of Sweden, queen from age six, who fights the conservative forces that are against her ideas to modernize Sweden and who have no…

HDLast Days in the Desert

Last Days in the Desert

Last Days in the Desert
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IMDb: 5.6
98

On his way out of the wilderness, Jesus struggles with the Devil over the fate of a family in crisis, setting himself up for a dramatic test.

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HDThe Watsons Go to Birmingham

The Watsons Go to Birmingham

The Watsons Go to Birmingham
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IMDb: 6.5
84

In the Summer of 1963, Flint, Michigan is home to the Watsons, a close knit family. When 15 year-old Byron’s antics go over the top, his parents realize enough is…

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Genre: Family, History
HDQueen of the Desert

Queen of the Desert

Queen of the Desert
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IMDb: 5.7
128

A chronicle of Gertrude Bell’s life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century.

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Genre: Drama, History