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History

131 found movie
Baltu Ciltis 2018

These are religious rituals, magical and true, the Battle of Saule, the Crusaders battles, our ancestors fiery battles for the free land. Who were the last pagans of Europe and who did they believe?

Category: Documentary, Drama, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Lauma Balode, Kaspars Anins, Kristaps Bedritis, Arnis Hagendorfs

8.2 IMDB Rating 216 Views
New Worlds 2014

The 1680s bring a new king, Restoration and more tyranny. In Massachusetts, a robber's son falls for an anti-monarchist. In England, young lady falls for an outlaw.

Category: Drama, History, Series, War

Stars: Pip Carter, Phil Cheadle, Holli Dempsey, Joe Dempsie

6.3 IMDB Rating 290 Views
AnneFrank – Parallel Stories 2019

It is based on five women who did survive the Holocaust but shared her same fate of "deportation, suffering and being denied their childhood and adolescence," according to promotional materials.

Category: Documentary, Drama, History

Stars: Helen Mirren, Anne Frank, Martina Gatti, Arianna Szorenyi

7.5 IMDB Rating 220 Views
Hamilton 2020

The real life of one of America's foremost founding fathers and first Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton. Filmed live on Broadway from the Richard Rodgers Theatre with the original Broadway cast.

Category: Biography, Drama, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Daveed Diggs, Leslie Odom Jr.

9,0 IMDB Rating 528 Views
Fanny Lye Deliver’d 2017

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 - albeit at great personal cost. Living a life of Puritan stricture with husband John and young son Arthur, Fanny Lye's world is shaken to its core by the unexpected arrival of two strangers in need, a young couple closely pursued by a ruthless sheriff and his deputy.

Category: Drama, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Maxine Peake, Charles Dance, Freddie Fox, Tanya Reynolds

7,1 IMDB Rating 321 Views
Dark Waters 2019

A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against a chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.

Category: Biography, Drama, Filmer, History

Stars: Anne Hathaway, Mark Ruffalo, Tim Robbins, Bill Pullman

7.6 IMDB Rating 2,613 Views
Blood 2018–

Cat Hogan returns to West Meath upon her mother's sudden death - she has an accident at home and died (or was it an accident?). Blood is about old secrets, older betrayals, mind games and the lies family tell each other.

Category: Crime, Drama, History, Series

Stars: Adrian Dunbar, Grainne Keenan, Sean Duggan, Diarmuid Noyes

7.1 IMDB Rating 832 Views
Apollo: Missions to the Moon 2019

In the late 1960s, the United States space program neared its goal of landing a man on the Moon, but it was a journey that began years before. This is the story of Project Apollo - 12 years, 12 manned-missions, one impossible goal. With rare archival footage and audio, this remarkable documentary sheds new light on an incredible time in human history.

Category: Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Buzz Aldrin, Bill Anders, Neil Armstrong, Frank Borman

7.7 IMDB Rating 397 Views
Viking Warrior Women 2019

Drama led documentary follows the life of Signe, an orphaned Chief's daughter, who driven by revenge becomes an explorer and trader in the lands of the Rus Vikings.

Category: Documentary, Drama, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Moa Enqvist Stefansdotter, Stina Edström, Dennis Bengtsson, Bjarne Dahl

7.1 IMDB Rating 494 Views
Bill Tilghman and the Outlaws 2019

A movie company comes to Oklahoma to convince legendary lawman Bill Tilghman to star in a bank robbery silent film featuring real outlaws. Tilghman reluctantly agrees, not realizing everyone's lives will never be the same.

Category: Drama, Filmer, History, Movies, Western

Stars: Lana Wood, Johnny Crawford, Robert Carradine, Don Collier

3.0 IMDB Rating 384 Views
The Real War of Thrones 2017

In the turbulent formative centuries of early Europe, power-hungry family dynasties fought for domination of the continent. They clashed with blood and iron on the battlefields - but the real wars were complex, personal power struggles played out in private. Behind stony castle walls was a world of strategic alliance, adultery, plot, treason and murder.

Category: History, Series

Stars: Dan Jones

6.8 IMDB Rating 1,043 Views
Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band 2019

A confessional, cautionary, and occasionally humorous tale of Robbie Robertson's young life and the creation of one of the most enduring groups in the history of popular music, The Band.

Category: Biography, Documentary, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Martin Scorsese, Marilyn Monroe, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen

7.4 IMDB Rating 468 Views
Mrs. America 2020–

Conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly leads an unexpected fight against the Equal Rights Amendment movement during the 1970s.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Series

Stars: Uzo Aduba, Elizabeth Banks, Cate Blanchett, Rose Byrne

1,854 Views
Grant 2019–

The documentary-series examines Grant's life story using his perspective and experiences to explore a turbulent time in history: the Civil War and Reconstruction.

Category: Documentary, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Justin Salinger, Francis Chouler, Gabriel Harry Meltz

7,6 IMDB Rating 1,158 Views
Thirteen Days 2000

In October, 1962, U-2 surveillance photos reveal that the Soviet Union is in the process of placing nuclear weapons in Cuba. These weapons have the capability of wiping out most of the Eastern and Southern United States in minutes if they become operational. President John F. Kennedy and his advisors must come up with a plan of action against the Soviets. Kennedy is determined to show that he is strong enough to stand up to the threat, and the Pentagon advises U.S. military strikes against Cuba--which could lead the way to another U.S. invasion of the island. However, Kennedy is reluctant to follow through, because a U.S. invasion could cause the Soviets to retaliate in Europe. A nuclear showdown appears to be almost inevitable. Can it be prevented?

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Shawn Driscoll, Kevin Costner, Drake Cook, Lucinda Jenney

7.3 IMDB Rating 2,719 Views
History 101 2020–

It is a new type of history show for a new type of audience: Big History delivered in an unadulterated hit of premium archive and jaw-dropping infographics.

Category: History, Series

775 Views
The Borgias 2011–2013

Following the Borgia family as they rise to power in the Roman Catholic church. Rodrigo Borgia uses bribery, with the help of his son, to secure his position as Pope Alexander VI. But he has gained enemies in the College of Cardinals, who begin to plot against him. He must find alliances.

Category: Crime, Drama, History, Series

Stars: Jeremy Irons, François Arnaud, Holliday Grainger, Peter Sullivan

7.9 IMDB Rating 8,398 Views
Edmond 2018

December 1897, Paris. Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already two children and a lot of anxieties. He has not written anything for two years. In desperation, he offers the great Constant Coquelin a new play, a heroic comedy, in verse, for the holidays. Only concern: it is not written yet. Ignoring the whims of actresses, the demands of his Corsican producers, the jealousy of his wife, the stories of his best friend's heart and the lack of enthusiasm of all those around him, Edmond starts writing this piece which nobody believes. For now, he has only the title: "Cyrano de Bergerac".

Category: Comedy, Drama, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Thomas Solivérès, Olivier Gourmet, Mathilde Seigner, Tom Leeb

7.4 IMDB Rating 394 Views
Legionnaire’s Trail 2020

Noreno, a half-Roman, is entrusted with the mission of crossing the snowy mountains of Armenia, swarming with Parthian patrols, to seek help for his slowly dying men.

Category: Action, Adventure, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Mickey Rourke, Bai Ling, Joaquim de Almeida, Vladimir Kulich

3,6 IMDB Rating 1,017 Views
The Last Kingdom 2015–

As Alfred the Great defends his kingdom from Norse invaders, Uhtred - born a Saxon but raised by Vikings - seeks to claim his ancestral birthright.

Category: Action, Drama, History, Series

Stars: Alexander Dreymon, Eliza Butterworth, Ian Hart, David Dawson

8.3 IMDB Rating 32,144 Views
Peterloo 2018

The story of the 1819 Peterloo Massacre where British forces attacked a peaceful pro-democracy rally in Manchester.

Category: Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Rory Kinnear, Maxine Peake, Pearce Quigley, David Moorst

6.5 IMDB Rating 2,325 Views
Robert the Bruce 2019

The story of the nobleman-turned-outlaw hero who was crowned king of Scots in the 14th century.

Category: Action, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Angus Macfadyen, Anna Hutchison, Zach McGowan, Gabriel Bateman

5.0 IMDB Rating 1,443 Views
J’accuse 2019

In 1894, French Captain Alfred Dreyfus is wrongfully convicted of treason and sentenced to life imprisonment at Devil's island.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Jean Dujardin, Louis Garrel, Emmanuelle Seigner, Grégory Gadebois

7.2 IMDB Rating 862 Views
The Last King of Scotland 2006

In the early 1970s, Nicholas Garrigan, a young semi-idealistic Scottish doctor, comes to Uganda to assist in a rural hospital. Once there, he soon meets up with the new President, Idi Amin, who promises a golden age for the African nation. Garrigan hits it off immediately with the rabid Scotland fan, who soon offers him a senior position in the national health department and becomes one of Amin's closest advisers. However as the years pass, Garrigan cannot help but notice Amin's increasingly erratic behavior that grows beyond a legitimate fear of assassination into a murderous insanity that is driving Uganda into bloody ruin. Realizing his dire situation with the lunatic leader unwilling to let him go home, Garrigan must make some crucial decisions that could mean his death if the despot finds out.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Forest Whitaker, James McAvoy, Kerry Washington, Gillian Anderson

7.7 IMDB Rating 3,351 Views
Wolyn 2016

Despite being in love with a Ukrainian boy from the same village, Polish girl named Zosia is forced into marrying a wealthy widower. Soon World War II begins and ethnic tensions arise. Amidst the war chaos Zosia tries to survive.

Category: Drama, Filmer, History, War

Stars: Michalina Labacz, Arkadiusz Jakubik, Wasyl Wasylik, Adrian Zaremba

7.6 IMDB Rating 978 Views