History Movies
Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus (1984)
IMDb: 8.3
160 min

Antonio Salieri believes that Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s music is divine and miraculous. He wishes he was himself as good a musician as Mozart so that he can praise the Lord…

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Genre: Drama, History, Music
Caligula (1979)

Caligula (1979)

Caligula (1979)
IMDb: 5.4
156 min

The rise and fall of the notorious Roman Emperor Caligula (Malcolm McDowell), showing the violent methods that he employs to gain the throne, and the subsequent insanity of his reign….

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Chariots of Fire (1981)

Chariots of Fire (1981)

Chariots of Fire (1981)
IMDb: 7.2
125 min

It’s the post-World War I era. Britons Harold Abrahams and Eric Liddell are both naturally gifted fast sprinters, but approach running and how it fits into their respective lives differently….

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Genre: Drama, History
The Last of the Mohicans (1992)

The Last of the Mohicans (1992)

The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
IMDb: 7.7
112 min

The last members of a dying Native American tribe, the Mohicans — Uncas, his father Chingachgook, and his adopted half-white brother Hawkeye — live in peace alongside British colonists. But…

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Gangs of New York (2002)

Gangs of New York (2002)

Gangs of New York (2002)
IMDb: 7.5
167 min

In the god-forsaken district of early-1860’s Lower Manhattan known as the Five Points, the vicious Nativist, Bill “The Butcher” Cutting, is the supreme overlord of an area riddled with crime,…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Midway (1976)

Midway (1976)

Midway (1976)
IMDb: 6.8
132 min

The summer of 1942 brought Naval stalemate to the Pacific as the American and Japanese fleets stood at even numbers each waiting for the other to begin a renewed offensive….

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Man in the Iron Mask (1977)

The Man in the Iron Mask (1977)

The Man in the Iron Mask (1977)
IMDb: 6.7
100 min

The story of Louis XIV of France, and his attempts to keep his identical twin brother Philippe imprisoned away from sight and knowledge of the public, and Philippe’s rescue by…

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Hamilton (2020)

Hamilton (2020)

Hamilton (2020)
IMDb: N/A
N/A

“Hamilton” is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, R&B and Broadway, “Hamilton” has taken the story of American founding father…

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Genre: History, Music
Come and See (1985)

Come and See (1985)

Come and See (1985)
IMDb: 8.3
142 min

The feature film directed by Elem Klimov, shot in the genre of military drama. The action takes place on the territory of Belarus in 1943. In the center of the…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Patriot (2000)

The Patriot (2000)

The Patriot (2000)
IMDb: 7.2
165 min

It is 1776 in colonial South Carolina. Benjamin Martin, a French-Indian war hero who is haunted by his past, now wants nothing more than to live peacefully on his small…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Apollo 13 (1995)

Apollo 13 (1995)

Apollo 13 (1995)
IMDb: 7.6
140 min

Based on the true story of the ill-fated 13th Apollo mission bound for the moon. Astronauts Lovell, Haise and Swigert were scheduled to fly Apollo 14, but are moved up…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Outpost (2020)

The Outpost (2020)

The Outpost (2020)
IMDb: N/A
N/A

A small team of U.S. soldiers battle against hundreds of Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.watch The Outpost full movie online free

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Wasp Network (2019)

Wasp Network (2019)

Wasp Network (2019)
IMDb: 5.7
123 min

Havana, early 90’s. René González, a Cuban pilot, steals a plane and flees Cuba, leaving behind his beloved wife and daughter. He starts a new life in Miami. Other Cuban…

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The Untouchables (1987)

The Untouchables (1987)

The Untouchables (1987)
IMDb: 7.9
119 min

After building an empire with bootleg alcohol, legendary crime boss Al Capone rules Chicago with an iron fist. Though Prohibition Agent Eliot Ness attempts to take Capone down, even his…

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Kingdom of Heaven (2005)

Kingdom of Heaven (2005)

Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
IMDb: 7.2
144 min

It is the time of the Crusades during the Middle Ages – the world shaping 200-year collision between Europe and the East. A blacksmith named Balian has lost his family…

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Empire of the Sun (1987)

Empire of the Sun (1987)

Empire of the Sun (1987)
IMDb: 7.7
153 min

Based on J. G. Ballard’s autobiographical novel, tells the story of a boy, James Graham, whose privileged life is upturned by the Japanese invasion of Shanghai, December 8, 1941. Separated…

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Genre: History, War
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)
IMDb: 7.1
141 min

Nelson Mandela is a South African lawyer who joins the African National Congress in the 1940s when the law under the Apartheid system’s brutal tyranny proves useless for his people….

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Genre: Drama, History
Pearl Harbor (2001)

Pearl Harbor (2001)

Pearl Harbor (2001)
IMDb: 6.2
183 min

Pearl Harbor is a classic tale of romance set during a war that complicates everything. It all starts when childhood friends Rafe and Danny become Army Air Corps pilots and…

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The Great Battle (2018)

The Great Battle (2018)

The Great Battle (2018)
IMDb: 7.0
136 min

645 AD. Emperor Taizong invades Goguryeo with his massive Tang army. His initial target is the fortress at Ansi. After defeating a major attack by the Goguryeon army he besieges…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Way Back (2010)

The Way Back (2010)

The Way Back (2010)
IMDb: 7.3
133 min

In 1941, three men attempt to flee communist Russia, escaping a Siberian gulag. This movie tells their story and that of four others who escaped with them and a teenage…

Malcolm X (1992)

Malcolm X (1992)

Malcolm X (1992)
IMDb: 7.7
202 min

Biograpical epic of Malcolm X, the legendary African American leader. Born Malcolm Little, his father (a Garveyite Baptist minister) was killed by the Ku Klux Klan. Malcolm became a gangster,…

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Genre: Drama, History
Fanny Lye Deliver’d (2019)

Fanny Lye Deliver’d (2019)

Fanny Lye Deliver’d (2019)
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Set on an isolated farm in Shropshire in 1657. The story of Fanny Lye, a woman who learns to transcend her oppressive marriage and discover a new world of possibility…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Rising Hawk (2019)

The Rising Hawk (2019)

The Rising Hawk (2019)
IMDb: 7.3
135 min

During the 13th Century, Zakhar Berkut and his wife Rada lead a group of high-landers in Carpathian Mountains. Unfortunately, their tranquil existence is soon threatened by Burunda Khan, a powerful…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Railway Man (2013)

The Railway Man (2013)

The Railway Man (2013)
IMDb: 7.1
116 min

Eric Lomax was one of thousands of Allied prisoners of war forced to work on the construction of the Thai/Burma railway during WW2. His experiences, after the secret radio he…

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Genre: Drama, History
Munich (2005)

Munich (2005)

Munich (2005)
IMDb: 7.5
164 min

After Black September’s assassination of Israeli athletes at the Munich Olympics in 1972, Prime Minister Golda Meir okays a covert operation to hunt down and kill all involved. A team…

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Hotel Rwanda (2004)

Hotel Rwanda (2004)

Hotel Rwanda (2004)
IMDb: 8.1
121 min

1994. In Rwanda, the classification of the native population into Hutus and Tutsis, arbitrarily done by the colonial Belgians, is now ingrained within Rwandan mentality despite the Rwandan independence. Despite…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Hammer of the Gods (2013)

Hammer of the Gods (2013)

Hammer of the Gods (2013)
IMDb: 4.5
99 min

A high energy, high concept, stylish action epic set in the Norse world sees a passionate young man transform into a brutal warrior as he travels the unforgiving British landscape…

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Gandhi (1982)

Gandhi (1982)

Gandhi (1982)
IMDb: 8.0
191 min

In 1893, Mohandas K. Gandhi is thrown off a South African train for being an Indian and traveling in a first class compartment. Gandhi realizes that the laws are biased…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Flowers of War (2011)

The Flowers of War (2011)

The Flowers of War (2011)
IMDb: 7.6
146 min

In 1937 China, during the second Sino-Japanese war, a mortician, John (Christian Bale) arrives at a Catholic church in Nanjing to prepare a priest for burial. Upon arrival he finds…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
IMDb: 8.3
228 min

Due to his knowledge of the native Bedouin tribes, British Lieutenant T.E. Lawrence is sent to Arabia to find Prince Faisal and serve as a liaison between the Arabs and…

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The 13th Warrior (1999)

The 13th Warrior (1999)

The 13th Warrior (1999)
IMDb: 6.6
102 min

A cultured diplomat joins a band of savage warriors in time to meet an even more fearsome enemy in this historical adventure. In 922 A.D., Ibn Fadlan (Antonio Banderas) is…

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Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)

Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)

Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)
IMDb: 7.4
145 min

In the 1920s, 9-year-old Chiyo gets sold to a geisha house. There, she is forced into servitude, receiving nothing in return until the house’s ruling hierarchy determines if she is…

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Genre: History, Romance
Paul, Apostle of Christ (2018)

Paul, Apostle of Christ (2018)

Paul, Apostle of Christ (2018)
IMDb: 6.6
108 min

Roma, 67 AD. After the great fire that burnt a great part of the city, Emperor Nero points Paul, Jesus’ apostle, as guilty of the fire, arresting him and taking…

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Genre: History
A Taxi Driver (2017)

A Taxi Driver (2017)

A Taxi Driver (2017)
IMDb: 7.8
137 min

May 1980. A Seoul taxi driver named Man-seob (SONG Kang-ho) comes across an offer too good to be true. If he drives a foreign passenger from Seoul down to Gwangju…

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Genre: Drama, History
Maze (2017)

Maze (2017)

Maze (2017)
IMDb: 5.9
92 min

Inspired by the true events of the infamous 1983 prison breakout of 38 IRA prisoners from HMP, which was to become the biggest prison escape in Europe since World War…

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Borg vs. McEnroe (2017)

Borg vs. McEnroe (2017)

Borg vs. McEnroe (2017)
IMDb: 6.9
107 min

It is the 1980 Wimbledon tennis championship. Bjorn Borg is the number 1 tennis player in the world and the undisputed king of Wimbledon. He has won the tournament four…

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Genre: Drama, History
The King’s Letters (2019)

The King’s Letters (2019)

The King’s Letters (2019)
IMDb: 5.5
110 min

A historical film about King Sejong who risked everything of his to invent the Hunminjungeum (Korean Script) for his people and the people who weren’t recorded in history.watch The King’s…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Legion (2020)

The Legion (2020)

The Legion (2020)
IMDb: N/A
96 min

Nero’s reign. The invasion of Parthia has been a fiasco. Two Roman legions have been brought to a stand still in the snowy mountains of Armenia, and the men are…

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Denial (2016)

Denial (2016)

Denial (2016)
IMDb: 6.7
109 min

Based on the acclaimed book “History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier,” DENIAL recounts Deborah E. Lipstadt’s (Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz) legal battle for historical…

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Genre: Drama, History
Radioactive (2019)

Radioactive (2019)

Radioactive (2019)
IMDb: 6.1
109 min

A story of the scientific and romantic passions of Marie Sklodowska-Curie (Polish scientist) and Pierre Curie, and the reverberation of their discoveries throughout the 20th century.watch Radioactive full movie online…

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