History Movies
The Good Earth

The Good Earth

The Good Earth
IMDb: 7.5
139

China, during the rule of the Qing Dynasty. The arranged marriage between Wang Lung, a humble farmer, and O-Lan, a domestic slave, will endure the many hardships of life over…

The Loving Story

The Loving Story

The Loving Story
IMDb: 7.6
77

This documentary film tells the dramatic story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple living in Virginia in the 1950s, and their landmark Supreme Court Case, Loving v. Virginia,…

Judas and the Black Messiah

Judas and the Black Messiah

Judas and the Black Messiah
IMDb: 7.5
126

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

The Rider Named Death

The Rider Named Death

The Rider Named Death
IMDb: 6.2
106

In pre-Soviet Russia, Boris Savinkov leads a terrorist faction of Socialist-Revolutionary Party members responsible for the deaths of governors and ministers.

Menocchio the Heretic

Menocchio the Heretic

Menocchio the Heretic
IMDb: 6.2
103

Italy, late 16th century, the Church, threatened by the Protestants, unleashes the Inquisition. Menocchio, an old, stubborn, self-educated miller oppose the new order. Accused of heresy, he ignores the pleadings…

Genre: Drama, History
The 317th Platoon

The 317th Platoon

The 317th Platoon
IMDb: 7.5
100

In Vietnam, 1954, a French platoon isolated behind enemy lines tries to come back. It is led by the inexperienced, idealistic sous-lieutenant Torrens, and by adjutant Willsdorf, a WWII veteran…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Tom and Jerry Tales

Tom and Jerry Tales

Tom and Jerry Tales
TMDb: 6.9
N/A

The lifelong friendship between Rafe McCawley and Danny Walker is put to the ultimate test when the two ace fighter pilots become entangled in a love triangle with beautiful Naval…

Status: Released
A Football Life

A Football Life

A Football Life
TMDb: 5
N/A

Year 1100. Italy.The Northern lands are ruled by a German emperor: Fredrick aka “Barbarossa. His dream is to conquer also the lands in the Center and in the South so…

Status: Released
Genre: Drama, History
The Crocodile Hunter

The Crocodile Hunter

The Crocodile Hunter
TMDb: 7.7
N/A

A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a…

Status: Released
Guns The Evolution of Firearms

Guns The Evolution of Firearms

Guns The Evolution of Firearms
IMDb: N/A
280 min

The greatest gift of mankind over beasts is his ability to craft and use tools. From the simple stone axe to modern warfare technology the relationship between man and survival…

Status: Ended
The L.A. Complex

The L.A. Complex

The L.A. Complex
TMDb: 6.7
N/A

During the Texas War of Independence of 1836 American frontiersman and pioneer Jim Bowie pleads for caution with the rebellious Texicans.They don’t heed his advice since he’s a Mexican citizen,married…

Status: Released
Octonauts

Octonauts

Octonauts
TMDb: 7.4
N/A

Having defeated the best fighters of the Imperial Japanese army in occupied Shanghai, Ip Man and his family settle in post-war Hong Kong. Struggling to make a living, Master Ip…

Status: Released
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Dear Comrades!

Dear Comrades!

Dear Comrades!
IMDb: 7
120

When the communist government raises food prices in 1962, the rebellious workers from the small industrial town of Novocherkassk go on strike. The massacre which then ensues is seen through…

Genre: Drama, History
Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion

Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion

Serving For Justice The Story Of The 333Rd Field Artillery Battalion
IMDb: 4.4
50

Amidst the horrors and indignities of Jim Crow America, one million African Americans served their country to protect democracy abroad and expand it at home during World War II. The…

Genre: History
Freakylinks

Freakylinks

Freakylinks
TMDb: 7.3
N/A

“Stalingrad” follows the progress of a German Platoon through the brutal fighting of the Battle of Stalingrad. After having half their number wiped out and after being placed under the…

Status: Released
Genre: Drama, History, War
Son of the South

Son of the South

Son of the South
IMDb: 7.7
104

Bob Zellner, grandson of a Klansman, comes of age in the Deep South and eventually joins the Civil Rights Movement.

Genre: Drama, History
S.O.S. Titanic

S.O.S. Titanic

S.O.S. Titanic
IMDb: 6.3
100

The Titanic disaster is depicted as seen through the eyes of one couple in each of the three classes on board.

Battle Anthem

Battle Anthem

Battle Anthem
IMDb: 7.1
131

The story of Japan’s victory in the battle of Tsushima Strait.

Genre: History, War
Senso

Senso

Senso
IMDb: 7.5
123

A troubled and neurotic Italian Countess betrays her entire country for a self-destructive love affair with an Austrian Lieutenant.

Kinderblock 66:Return to Buchenwald

Kinderblock 66:Return to Buchenwald

Kinderblock 66:Return to Buchenwald
IMDb: 7.2
87

Kinderblock 66 is the story of four men who, as young boys, were imprisoned by the Nazis in the notorious Buchenwald concentration camp and who, sixty-five years later, return to…

Albert Einstein: Still a Revolutionary

Albert Einstein: Still a Revolutionary

Albert Einstein: Still a Revolutionary
IMDb: 7
80

Using a wealth of rarely-seen archival footage, correspondence, and new and illuminating interviews, Julia Newman makes the case that Albert Einstein’s example of social and political activism is as important…

Icemen: 200 years in Antarctica

Icemen: 200 years in Antarctica

Icemen: 200 years in Antarctica
IMDb: 6
50

A riveting story of polar exploration that investigates the motivation, psychology, science, and physical endurance that have characterized the historic heroes who have explored the frozen continent of Antarctica over…

Quezon’s Game

Quezon’s Game

Quezon’s Game
IMDb: 7.3
125

The film centers around Philippine President Manuel L. Quezon and his plan to shelter Jews in the Philippines who were fleeing from Nazi Germany during the World War II era.

Genre: Drama, History
Six Rounds

Six Rounds

Six Rounds
IMDb: 7.4
57

Amongst the 2011 London riots, a former boxer needs must choose between his past or a new future.

Genre: Drama, History
Yamato

Yamato

Yamato
IMDb: 6.5
143

Directed by Junya Sato and based on a book by Jun Henmi, “Yamato” has a framing story set in the present day and uses flashbacks to tell the story of…

Genre: History, War
The Furnace

The Furnace

The Furnace
IMDb: 4.7
116

To escape the outback, a young Afghan cameleer falls in with a mysterious bushman on the run with stolen Crown gold.

Genre: History, Western
Edo Porn

Edo Porn

Edo Porn
IMDb: 6.5
119

The world-famous woodblock artist Hokusai, a widower in need of a steady income, lives with his daughter Oei in the house of his friend Bakin.

Genre: Drama, History
Japan’s Longest Day

Japan’s Longest Day

Japan’s Longest Day
IMDb: 7.7
157

Following the detonation of the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the Japanese military and the government clash over the demand from the Allies for unconditional surrender. Minister of the…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Men Behind the Sun

Men Behind the Sun

Men Behind the Sun
IMDb: 6.1
105

The film is a graphic depiction of the war atrocities committed by the Japanese at Unit 731, the secret biological weapons experimentation unit of the Imperial Japanese Army during World…

Genre: Drama, History, Horror, War
La Marseillaise

La Marseillaise

La Marseillaise
IMDb: 7.1
135

A film about the early part of the French Revolution, shown from the eyes of the citizens of Marseille, counts in German exile and, of course, the king Louis XVI,…

Genre: Drama, History
Nazi killer magic

Nazi killer magic

Nazi killer magic
IMDb: 6.9
N/A

Josep

Josep

Josep
IMDb: 7.4
71

February 1939. Overwhelmed by the flood of Republicans fleeing Franco’s dictatorship, the French government’s solution consists in confining the Spanish refugees in concentration camps where they have no other choice…

Price for Peace

Price for Peace

Price for Peace
IMDb: 7.4
90

Steven Spielberg, historian Stephen E. Ambrose, and director James Moll bring us a film with firsthand accounts chronicling the unforgettable events in the Pacific Theater of World War II. From…

The Day the Sun Fell

The Day the Sun Fell

The Day the Sun Fell
IMDb: 7.6
79

Tracing the past of her deceased grandfather who worked as a young doctor in the Red Cross hospital of HirSwiss-Japanese filmmaker Aya Domenig, the granddaughter of a doctor on duty…

1945: The Savage Peace

1945: The Savage Peace

1945: The Savage Peace
IMDb: 7.8
60

How, in 1945, after the end of World War II and the fall of the Nazi regime, the defeated were atrociously mistreated, especially those ethnic Germans who had lived peacefully…

4 Presidents

4 Presidents

4 Presidents
IMDb: 5.9
100

What is the common thread among the only four U.S. Presidents who have been assassinated – Lincoln, Garfield, McKinley, and Kennedy? They were also the only four presidents to ever…

The Spacewalker

The Spacewalker

The Spacewalker
IMDb: 7.3
140

March 1965. In the heat of the Cold War, the USA and the USSR are competing for supremacy in space. What both superpowers aim for in this race, is to…

Line of Demarcation

Line of Demarcation

Line of Demarcation
IMDb: 6.9
120

Line of Demarcation. is a 1966 film written and directed by Claude Chabrol. Its title in French is La Ligne de démarcation. It is based on upon the memoir Mémoires…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Flood

The Flood

The Flood
IMDb: 7.5
117

When Jarah loses her husband, her child, her land and her innocence she embarks on a brutal journey of of retribution and revenge that transforms into redemption and reconciliation.

This Ain’t California

This Ain’t California

This Ain’t California
IMDb: 7.4
93

A retrospective look at the youth cultures born in the German Democratic Republic. A celebration of the lust for life, a contemporary trip into the world of skate, a tale…