History Movies
The East

The East

The East
IMDb: 7.0
137 min

A young Dutch soldier deployed to suppress post-WWII independence efforts in the Netherlands’ colony of Indonesia finds himself torn between duty and conscience when he joins an increasingly ruthless commander’s…

America: The Motion Picture

America: The Motion Picture

America: The Motion Picture
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A chainsaw-wielding George Washington teams with beer-loving bro Sam Adams to take down the Brits in a tongue-in-cheek riff on the American Revolution.

Major

Major

Major
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Based on the life of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, who was martyred in action during the November 2008 Mumbai attacks and was consequently awarded the Ashoka Chakra, India’s highest peacetime gallantry…

Respect

Respect

Respect
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The life story of legendary R&B singer, Aretha Franklin. Aretha Franklin sings in her father’s church choir as a child and grows up to become an international musical superstar and…

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Genre: Drama-, History, Music
12 Mighty Orphans

12 Mighty Orphans

12 Mighty Orphans
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Haunted by his mysterious past, a devoted high school football coach leads a scrawny team of orphans to the state championship during the Great Depression and inspires a broken nation…

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Genre: Drama-, History
American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally
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The life of American woman Mildred Gillars and her lawyer, who struggles to redeem her reputation. Dubbed “Axis Sally” for broadcasting Nazi propaganda to American troops during World War II,…

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Genre: Drama-, History
Délicieux

Délicieux

Délicieux
IMDb: 7.4
112 min

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Genre: Comedy, History
My Favorite War

My Favorite War

My Favorite War
IMDb: 7.6
80 min

Ilze Burkovska, a little girl who is obsessed with stories of World War II and will be a filmmaker in a distant future, lives in Latvia under the totalitarian boot…

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Dara of Jasenovac

Dara of Jasenovac

Dara of Jasenovac
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During the Nazi-occupied Ustasha regime “NDH” in former Yugoslavia during WWII, little girl Dara is sent to the concentration camp complex Jasenovac in Croatia also known as “Balkan’s Auschwitz”.

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Genre: Drama-, History, War
Out of Africa

Out of Africa

Out of Africa
IMDb: 7.2
161 min

Out of Africa tells the story of the life of Danish author Karen Blixen, who at the beginning of the 20th century moved to Africa to build a new life…

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Lone Survivor

Lone Survivor

Lone Survivor
IMDb: 7.5
121 min

Four Navy SEALs on a covert mission to neutralize a high-level Taliban operative must make an impossible moral decision in the mountains of Afghanistan that leads them into an enemy…

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Judas and the Black Messiah

Judas and the Black Messiah

Judas and the Black Messiah
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The story of Fred Hampton, deputy chairman of the national Black Panther Party, who was assassinated in 1969 by a Cook County tactical unit on the orders of the FBI…

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Genre: Drama-, History
Mank

Mank

Mank
IMDb: 7.2
131 min

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane.

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Genre: Drama-, History
The Trial of the Chicago 7

The Trial of the Chicago 7

The Trial of the Chicago 7
IMDb: 7.8
129 min

What was supposed to be a peaceful protest turned into a violent clash with the police. What followed was one of the most notorious trials in history.

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Once More Unto the Breach

Once More Unto the Breach

Once More Unto the Breach
IMDb: 6.3
70 min

July, 1941. After the beginning of the German invasion, an Italian soldier, a veteran of the colonial wars, is sent to the Soviet front. As he remembers the fairy tales…

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Genre: Drama-, History, War
The Last Frontier

The Last Frontier

The Last Frontier
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The story of the Podolsk cadets’ heroic stand outside Moscow in October 1941. Cadets were sent to the Ilyinsky line, fighting alongside units from the Soviet 43rd Army to hold…

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Genre: Drama-, History, War
Home Front

Home Front

Home Front
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Adapted from a novel by Laurent Mauvignier, Home Front follows two soldiers who were on the front lines of the Algerian War who, forty years later, are forced to confront…

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Genre: Drama-, History
The Lady of Heaven

The Lady of Heaven

The Lady of Heaven
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Two stories separated by 1400 years. After losing his mother in the midst of a war-torn country, an Iraqi child, learns the importance and power of patience by discovering the…

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The Endless Trench

The Endless Trench

The Endless Trench
IMDb: 7.2
147 min

A small village in Huelva, Andalusia, Spain, 1936. Higinio and Rosa have been married only for a few months when the Civil War breaks out. Higinio, being afraid of possible…

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Streltsov

Streltsov

Streltsov
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By the age of twenty, Eduard Streltsov has everything one can dream of: talent, fame and love. He is the rising star of Soviet football. The whole country, with bated…

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Son of the South

Son of the South

Son of the South
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Bob Zellner, the grandson of a Klansman, comes of age in the Deep South and eventually joins the Civil Rights Movement. Son of the South storyline Chaka Forman plays his…

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Genre: Drama-, History
Adriana’s Pact

Adriana’s Pact

Adriana’s Pact
IMDb: 7.6
96 min

Lissette’s favorite aunt, Adriana, settled in Australia, is arrested in 2007 while is visiting her family in Chile and accused of having worked for dictator Pinochet’s notorious secret police, the…

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Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour

Misbehaviour
IMDb: 6.0
106 min

Contrary to what is portrayed in the film, the real infiltrates did plan on starting the protest while the Miss World candidates were on stage. However, it was Bob Hope’s…

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The Promise

The Promise

The Promise
IMDb: 6.0
133 min

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Seabiscuit

Seabiscuit

Seabiscuit
IMDb: 7.3
140 min

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Genre: Drama-, History
Silence

Silence

Silence
IMDb: 7.2
161 min

Intent on investigating the truth behind Father Cristovão Ferreira’s abrupt end of correspondence, the devout Portuguese Catholic priests, Sebastião Rodrigues and Francisco Garupe, set off to Japan, in 1633. In…

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Genre: Drama-, History
Francofonia

Francofonia

Francofonia
IMDb: 6.7
88 min

This is the last Aleksandr Sokurov movie I’ll ever see. I’m sure this guy means well, but his cinematic instinct isn’t very entertaining, even though someone with money clearly thinks…

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Genre: Drama-, History
Frost/Nixon

Frost/Nixon

Frost/Nixon
IMDb: 7.7
122 min

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Genre: Drama-, History
Milk

Milk

Milk
IMDb: 7.5
128 min

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Genre: Drama-, History
Selma

Selma

Selma
IMDb: 7.5
128 min

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Genre: Drama-, History
1917

1917

1917
IMDb: 8.3
119 min

During World War I, two British soldiers — Lance Cpl. Schofield and Lance Cpl. Blake — receive seemingly impossible orders. In a race against time, they must cross over into…

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Tesla

Tesla

Tesla
IMDb: 5.9
96 min

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Genre: Drama-, History
Enter the Forbidden City

Enter the Forbidden City

Enter the Forbidden City
IMDb: 7.6
100 min

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Genre: History
In the Life of Music

In the Life of Music

In the Life of Music
IMDb: 7.2
92 min

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Escape From Pretoria

Escape From Pretoria

Escape From Pretoria
IMDb: 6.8
106 min

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Detroit

Detroit

Detroit
IMDb: 7.3
143 min

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Aferim!

Aferim!

Aferim!
IMDb: 7.6
108 min

Genre: Drama-, History
Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan
IMDb: 8.6
169 min

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Genre: Drama-, History, War
Brutus Vs César

Brutus Vs César

Brutus Vs César
IMDb: N/A
N/A

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Radioactive

Radioactive

Radioactive
IMDb: 5.9
109 min

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