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Hotel Rwanda 2004

During the 1990s, some of the worst atrocities in the history of mankind took place in the country of Rwanda--and in an era of high-speed communication and round the clock news, the events went almost unnoticed by the rest of the world. In only three months, one million people were brutally murdered. In the face of these unspeakable actions, inspired by his love for his family, an ordinary man summons extraordinary courage to save the lives of over a thousand helpless refugees, by granting them shelter in the hotel he manages.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Don Cheadle,Xolani Mali,Desmond Dube,Hakeem Kae-Kazim

8.1 IMDB Rating 6,825 Views
14 Blades 2010

A kung fu thriller set during the Ming Dynasty and centered on a secret service agent (Donnie Yen) in the emperor's court who is betrayed and then hunted by his colleagues.

Category: Action, History, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Donnie Yen,Wei Zhao,Chun Wu,Sammo Kam-Bo Hung

6.4 IMDB Rating 2,687 Views
Elvis & Nixon 2016

On a December morning in 1970, the King of Rock 'n Roll showed up on the lawn of the White House to request a meeting with the most powerful man in the world, President Nixon. Starring Academy Award® nominee Michael Shannon as Elvis Presley and two-time Academy Award® winner Kevin Spacey as Richard Nixon, comes the untold true story behind this revealing, yet humorous moment in the Oval Office forever immortalized in the most requested photograph in the National Archives.

Category: Comedy, History, Movies

Stars: Michael Shannon,Kevin Spacey,Alex Pettyfer,Johnny Knoxville

7.2 IMDB Rating 2,383 Views
Come See the Paradise 1990

Portraying one of the shadier details of American history, this is the story of Jack McGurn, who comes to Los Angeles in 1936. He gets a job at a movie theatre in Little Tokyo and falls in love with the boss's daughter, Lily Kawamura. When her father finds out, he is fired and forbidden ever to see her again. But together they escape to Seattle. When the war breaks out, the authorities decide that the Japanese immigrants must live in camps like war prisoners.

Category: Drama, History, Romantic

Stars: Dennis Quaid,Tamlyn Tomita,Sab Shimono,Shizuko Hoshi

6.7 IMDB Rating 1,434 Views
Viceroys House 2017

Den slutliga Vicekung av Indien, Lord Mountbatten, som har till uppgift att övervaka övergången till det Brittiska Indien till självständighet, men möter konflikter som olika sidor konflikt i ansiktet av monumental förändring.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Gillian Anderson,Michael Gambon,Hugh Bonneville,Manish Dayal

6.7 IMDB Rating 2,094 Views
My Way 2011

Inspired by a true story. Jun Shik works for Tatsuo's grandfather's farm while Korea is colonized by Japan, but he has a dream to participate in Tokyo Olympics as a marathon runner. Tatsuo also aims to become a marathon runner, so the two are in rivalry. But war breaks out and they both are forced to enlist in the army. Tatsuo becomes the head of defense in Jun Shik's unit and he devises a scheme but fails. Jun Shik and Tatsuo are captured by the Soviets. They run away but soon are captured by Germans and forced to separate. In 1944, they meet again at the shores of Normandy.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Dong-gun Jang,Jô Odagiri,Bingbing Fan,In-kwon Kim,Seung-hyeon Han,Jin-seok Yang,Ji-han Do,Hee-won Kim,Yeon-hee Lee,Ji-woong Wi,Jong-yeol Jeong,Ho-yeon Lee,Michael Arnold,Michael Frederick Arnold,Ismail Deniz

7.3 IMDB Rating 3,735 Views
Disaster at Chernobyl 2004

Zero Hour dramatizes the hour leading up to some of the most memorable historical events as they unfold minute by minute. The focus of the series isn't the event itself, but the individual moments that culminate in the actual event. The aim of Zero Hour is to experience history just before it became history.

Category: Documentary, Drama, History

Stars: Paul McGann,David Morrissey,Sean Pertwee,Ben Johnson

8.1 IMDB Rating 3,975 Views
Young Einstein 1988

Albert Einstein is the son of a Tasmanian apple farmer, who discovers the secret of splitting the beer atom to put the bubbles back into beer. When Albert travels to Sydney to patent his invention he meets beautiful French scientist Marie Curie, as well as several unscrupulous types who try to take advantage of the naive genius and his invention.

Category: Comedy, History

Stars: Yahoo Serious,Odile Le Clezio,John Howard,Peewee Wilson,Su Cruickshank,Lulu Pinkus,Kaarin Fairfax,Michael Lake,Jonathan Coleman,Johnny McCall,Michael Blaxland,Ray Fogo,Terry Pead,Alice Pead,Frank McDonald

5.0 IMDB Rating 1,302 Views
120 Battements Par Minute 2017

Members of the advocacy group ACT UP Paris demand action by the government and pharmaceutical companies to combat the AIDS epidemic in the early 1990s.

Category: Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Nahuel Pérez Biscayart, Arnaud Valois, Adèle Haenel

7,5 IMDB Rating 1,532 Views
Charité 2017

The series describes the accomplishments of several famous German physicians and scientists at the prestigious Charité hospital in Berlin towards the end of the 19th century.

Category: Drama, History, Series

Stars: Alicia von Rittberg, Maximilian Meyer-Bretschneider, Justus von Dohnányi

7,6 IMDB Rating 2,201 Views
Il primo re 2019

Romulus and Remus, two shepherds and loyal brothers, end up taking part to a journey that will lead one of them to be the founder of the greatest nation ever seen. However, the fate of the chosen one will pass from killing his own brother.

Category: Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Alessandro Borghi, Alessio Lapice, Fabrizio Rongione

7,2 IMDB Rating 3,825 Views
Boudica: Rise of the Warrior Queen 2019

Boudica is an innocent sixteen-year-old girl who is forced into an arranged marriage by her father, the leader of a Celtic Tribe. However, her mother is unsure, doing whatever it takes to protect her daughter; so much so that she takes Boudica and persuades her to flee the village and live in her childhood home, away from an arranged marriage and a miserable life. Confusion and uncertainty fills Boudica's world as she faces so many challenges - the constant protection from her mother, falling in love, the ambiguity of her father's whereabouts and finding her inner strength and power. It is only a matter of time before the past catches up with everyone and Boudica must transform from a girl into the warrior queen of legend in order to protect the lives of those she loves.

Category: History

Stars: Sean Carlsen, Paul Richard Allen, Chris Banks

3,2 IMDB Rating 2,314 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 9,495 Views
Evita 1996

High-flying, adored! The film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical depicting the infamous real-life story of Eva "Evita" Duarte de Peron, the wife of President Juan Peron, who rose from poverty to become the most famous Argentine woman in history. Her huge political influence and constant charity works earned her scorn and fear from the military and upper classes but adoration and love from the workers and descamisados. Evita's legendary life is displayed before your eyes as the most hated and most beloved woman in Argentina.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Madonna,Antonio Banderas,Jonathan Pryce,Jimmy Nail

6.3 IMDB Rating 1,576 Views
World Trade Center 2006

On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the wreckage while the rescue teams fight to save them.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Nicolas Cage,Maria Bello,Connor Paolo,Anthony Piccininni

6.0 IMDB Rating 6,597 Views
Into the White 2012

Norway, WWII: A group of British and German soldiers find themselves stranded in the wilderness after an aircraft battle. Finding shelter in the same cabin, they realize the only way to survive the winter is to place the rules of war aside.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Florian Lukas, David Kross, Stig Henrik Hoff, Lachlan Nieboer

7.2 IMDB Rating 3,174 Views
Anthropoid 2016

ANTHROPOID is based on the extraordinary true story of Operation Anthropoid, the World War II mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich. The Reich's third in command after Hitler and Himmler, Heydrich was the main architect behind the Final Solution and the leader of occupying Nazi forces in Czechoslovakia whose reign of terror prompted self-exiled Czech and Slovak soldiers (played by Cillian Murphy and Jamie Dornan) to hatch a top-secret mission that would change the face of Europe forever.i

Category: Biography, History, Thriller

Stars: Jamie Dornan,Cillian Murphy,Brian Caspe,Karel Hermánek Jr.

7.7 IMDB Rating 4,150 Views
Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas 2013

In the 16th century in the Cévennes, a horse dealer by the name of Michael Kohlhaas leads a happy family life. When a lord treats him unjustly, he raises an army and puts the country to fire and sword in order to have his rights restored.

Category: Drama, History

Stars: Mads Mikkelsen,Mélusine Mayance,Delphine Chuillot,David Kross

6.1 IMDB Rating 1,812 Views
City 40 2016

Deep in Russia, there is an invisible city that houses thousands of men, women and children who live and work behind double barbed-wire fences monitored by armed guards. They are told that they are the creators of the nuclear shield and saviors of the world. They are told that everyone is an enemy. In this hidden world, a mother risks her life to take us inside Russia's largest nuclear city.

Category: Documentary, Drama, History

Stars: Lavrenti Beria,Viktor Fetisov,Mikhail Gorbachev,Sergei Kirillov

6.5 IMDB Rating 2,233 Views
Monk Comes Down the Mountain 2015

Based on Xu Haofeng's novel A Monk Comes Down the Mountain, the film relates the story of a listless young Taoist cleric called He Anxia who is ejected from his impoverished monastery and finds himself playing Virgil in an infernal 1930s Chinese city.

Category: Action, History

Stars: Jaycee Chan,Chen Chang,Aaron Kwok,Baoqiang Wang

5.2 IMDB Rating 1,355 Views