History Movies
Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire
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120

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the 18th century, an artist is commissioned to paint a young woman’s wedding portrait.

Genre: Drama, History
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
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111

A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

Varavva

Varavva

Varavva
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115

The unique view on the well-known story of Christ’s death and resurrection, which we see with the eyes of brigand Barabbas who got away from death on the cross.

Genre: Drama, History
The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies
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133

The story of the real-life unlikely relationship between an outspoken civil rights activist and a local Ku Klux Klan leader in 1971 North Carolina.

Genre: Drama, History
Amundsen

Amundsen

Amundsen
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125

Based on the true story of polar explorer, Roald Amundsen, this movie covers his life and the dangerous way to the pole.

Genre: Drama, History
Curiosa

Curiosa

Curiosa
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A passionate love story set against a backdrop of sexual freedom, loosely based on the relationship between 19th century authors Pierre Loüys and Marie de Régnier

Genre: Drama, History
Greyhound Attack

Greyhound Attack

Greyhound Attack
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81

WWII drama from film-maker Christopher Forbes which follows American fighter pilots on a perilous mission into the skies of enemy territory.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Kesari

Kesari

Kesari
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138

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…

Genre: Action, Drama, History
The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman
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Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at…

Genre: Drama, History
Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King

Romulus & Remus: The First King
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123

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…

Genre: Action, History
Vice

Vice

Vice
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132

George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney’s impressive résumé includes…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots
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124

In 1561, Mary Stuart, widow of the King of France, returns to Scotland, reclaims her rightful throne and menaces the future of Queen Elizabeth I as ruler of England, because…

Genre: Drama, History
The Favourite

The Favourite

The Favourite
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120

England, early 18th century. The close relationship between Queen Anne and Sarah Churchill is threatened by the arrival of Sarah’s cousin, Abigail Hill, resulting in a bitter rivalry between the…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
First Man

First Man

First Man
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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…

Genre: Drama, History
Colette

Colette

Colette
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112

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as Willy, Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon…

Genre: Drama, History
The Post

The Post

The Post
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116

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country’s first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government. Inspired by true…

Genre: Drama, History
The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin
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107

When tyrannical dictator Josef Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish…

Genre: Comedy, History
The Railway Man

The Railway Man

The Railway Man
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116

A victim from World War II’s “Death Railway” sets out to find those responsible for his torture. A true story.

Genre: Drama, History