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The Aviator 2004

Biopic of billionaire Howard Hughes, starting with his early filmmaking years as owner of RKO studios but mostly focusing on his role in designing and promoting new aircraft. Hughes was a risk-taker spending several fortunes on designing experimental aircraft and eventually founding TWA as a rival to Pan AM airlines owned by his great rival Juan Trippe. When Trippe's politico Senator Ralph Owen Brewster accuses Hughes of being a war profiteer, it's Hughes who gains the upper hand. Hughes also had many women in his life including a long relationship with actress Katharine Hepburn. From an early age however, Hughes was also germophobic and would have severe bouts of mental illness.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio,Cate Blanchett,Kate Beckinsale,John C. Reilly

7.5 IMDB Rating 4,387 Views
Testament of Youth 2014

A long, long time ago, back in the spring of 1914, they were so happy together. There was Vera Brittain, an upper class girl with ideas of her own; and her bright brother Edward; and his group of friends among whom Roland Leighton, wonderful, handsome, sensitive Roland Vera had fallen for... Always having great times together talking, laughing, exchanging ideas, walking, eating, swimming together; all of them envisioning the glittering future they deserved: Vera, despite her father's opposition, would study at Oxford, marry Roland and be a famous writer; Roland, as for him, would be acclaimed as a great poet while Edward and his friends would each become a prominent figure in his respective field... But then came that fateful day on 4 August 1914 when Britain declared war on Germany. All those beautiful dreams were to be shattered one after the other. All except one: Vera wound up becoming a writer... A writer but a pacifist as well.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Alicia Vikander,Taron Egerton,Colin Morgan,Dominic West

7.3 IMDB Rating 2,458 Views
The Promise 2016

Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, The Promise follows a love triangle between Michael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated Ana, and Chris - a renowned American journalist based in Paris.

Category: Drama, History

5,9 IMDB Rating 2,478 Views
Elvira Madigan 1967

Hedvig Jensen is a famous ropewalker and is known to her public as Elvira Madigan. She meets Lieutenant Sixten Sparre, a Swedish officer who is married and has two children. They both decide to run away, but since Sixten deserted the army, he cannot find any job and the couple encounters many hardships. Moreover, while on the run, Sixten meets a friend who tries to convince him to come back to his country and family.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Pia Degermark,Thommy Berggren,Lennart Malmer,Cleo Jensen

7.6 IMDB Rating 915 Views
Operation Dunkirk 2017

En grupp soldater måste kämpa sig igenom Nazistiska territorium för att rädda en forskare som kan hjälpa till att vända andra VÄRLDSKRIGET.

Category: Action, History, War

3,559 Views
Utrensning 2012

A tormented young woman is given a hiding place by an elderly lady and soon they are reminded of their mutual horrendous past.

Category: Drama, History

Stars: Laura Birn,Liisi Tandefelt,Amanda Pilke,Peter Franzén,Krista Kosonen,Tommi Korpela,Kristjan Sarv,Jarmo Mäkinen,Jaanika Arum,Tomi Salmela,Panu Vauhkonen,Taavi Eelmaa,Reino Nordin,Pia Piltz,Sonja Nüganen

7.0 IMDB Rating 1,793 Views
Finding Fela! 2014

A look at the life and music of Nigerian singer Fela Kuti.

Category: Biography, Documentary, History

760 Views
Oma maa 2018

Anni, a daughter of a wealthy family and used to secure life, falls in love with Veikko, a war invalid of the Continuation War. Anni leaves her past behind her and starts leading the life of a pioneer, in the wild forests of northern Karelia, in a settlement farm. After a rosy start, the fate crushes Anni's dreams and her love for Veikko is put to a test.

Category: Drama, Filmer, History, Romantic

Stars: Oona Airola, Konsta Laakso, Helmi Linnosmaa, Antti Virmavirta

6.7 IMDB Rating 1,502 Views
7 Days in Entebbe 2018

Inspired by the true events of the 1976 hijacking of an Air France flight en route from Tel Aviv to Paris, and the most daring rescue mission ever attempted.

Category: Crime, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Rosamund Pike, Daniel Brühl, Eddie Marsan

5,8 IMDB Rating 2,708 Views
Ashes in the Snow 2018

In 1941, a 16 year-old aspiring artist and her family are deported to Siberia amidst Stalin's brutal dismantling of the Baltic region. One girl's passion for art and her never-ending hope will break the silence of history.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Romantic

Stars: Bel Powley, Peter Franzén, Sophie Cookson

8,0 IMDB Rating 3,511 Views
Arthdal Chronicles 2019

Arthdal Chronicles depicts the birth of civilization and nations in ancient times. It is a story of mythical heroes, their struggle, unity and love of people living in a virtual land called Arth.

Category: Drama, Fantasy, History, Series

Stars: Joong-Ki Song, Ji-won Kim, Dong-Gun Jang

7,2 IMDB Rating 6,394 Views
The King 2019

Hal, wayward prince and heir to the English throne, is crowned King Henry V after his tyrannical father dies. Now the young king must navigate palace politics, the war his father left behind, and the emotional strings of his past life.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Robert Pattinson, Timothée Chalamet, Lily-Rose Depp

7.0 IMDB Rating 3,636 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 390 Views
Rob Roy 1995

In the highlands of Scotland in the 1700s, Rob Roy tries to lead his small town to a better future, by borrowing money from the local nobility to buy cattle to herd to market. When the money is stolen, Rob is forced into a Robin Hood lifestyle to defend his family and honour.

Category: Adventure, Biography, History, Movies

Stars: Liam Neeson,Jessica Lange,John Hurt,Tim Roth

6.9 IMDB Rating 2,250 Views
The Other Boleyn Girl 2008

A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal set against the backdrop of a defining moment in European history: two beautiful sisters, Anne and Mary Boleyn, driven by their family's blind ambition, compete for the love of the handsome and passionate King Henry VIII.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Natalie Portman,Scarlett Johansson,Eric Bana,Jim Sturgess

6.7 IMDB Rating 3,803 Views
1939 Battle of Westerplatte 2013

September 1st, 1939. German battleship Schleswig-Holstein marks the start of World War II by firing on the garrison stationed at the Westerplatte peninsula in Poland.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, War

Stars: Michal Zebrowski,Robert Zoledziewski,Jan Englert,Piotr Adamczyk

4.9 IMDB Rating 2,574 Views
The Fall of the Roman Empire 1964

Action-packed look at the beginnings of the fall of the Roman Empire. Here is the glory, the greed and grandeur that was Rome. Here is the story of personal lust for power, and the shattering effects of that power's loss. Here is the tale of the plight of a people living on the brink of a political abyss.

Category: Drama, History, War

Stars: Sophia Loren,Stephen Boyd,Alec Guinness,James Mason

6.7 IMDB Rating 2,190 Views
Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict 2015

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict is a feature documentary about the life of art icon Peggy Guggenheim, based on her sole authorized biography. Peggy was an heiress to the Guggenheim family who would become a central figure in the modern art movement. As she moved through the cultural upheaval of the 20th century, she collected not only art, but artists. Her colorful personal history included trysts, affairs and marriages with such figures as Samuel Beckett, Max Ernst, Jackson Pollock, Marcel Duchamp as well as countless others. While fighting through personal tragedy, she maintained her vision to build one of the most important collections of modern art, which is today enshrined in her famous Venetian palazzo. The film is a compendium of the greatest 20th century art mixed with the wild and iconoclastic life of one of the most powerful women in the history of the art world.

Category: Biography, Documentary, History

Stars: Peggy Guggenheim,Marina Abramovic,Dore Ashton,Stephanie Barron

7.3 IMDB Rating 975 Views
Banking on Bitcoin

Bitcoin är den mest störande uppfinningen sedan Internet, och nu en ideologisk kamp pågår mellan Frans utopists och mainstream kapitalism. Filmen visar spelarna som definierar hur denna teknik kommer att forma våra liv.

Category: Documentary, History, News

Stars: Wences Casares, Nathanial Popper, Gavin Andresen

6.6 IMDB Rating 1,784 Views
Med eld och svärd 1999

In 1648 a Cossack rebellion in the Ukraine threatens the sovereignty of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth over the Cossack nation. The Cossack rebellion also known as the Khmelnytsky Uprising is pitting the Cossack nation and its Crimean Tatar allies against the forces sent by the Polish king John II Casimir. Polish Colonel Michal Wolodyjowski is leading a squadron of Polish cavalry.Traitors,assassins and spies are everywhere. Against the backdrop of the uprising, a Polish knight Skrzetuski and a Cossack leader Bohun fall in love with the same young beautiful woman, Helena. Their rivalry becomes the symbol of Polish-Ukrainian struggle.

Category: Adventure, Drama, History

Stars: Izabella Scorupco,Michal Zebrowski,Aleksandr Domogarov,Krzysztof Kowalewski

7.1 IMDB Rating 1,580 Views
Flykt i natten 1982

In 1978 in East Germany two families, the Strelzyks and the Wetzels,make plans to escape the Communist East and flee to the West. Peter Strelzyk comes up with a daring idea to construct a homemade air balloon big enough to carry the two families across the East-West militarized border. The border between East and West Germany is heavily militarized, complete with watch towers, guard dogs, barbed-wire, alarms, sensors, search lights and patrols. Rumors have it that some areas of the militarized border are mined. The only chance of crossing the border is by air. The Strelzyks and the Wetzels commence their risky venture by purchasing lots of taffeta fabric and sewing it together with a sewing machine in the attic. Peter Strelzyk builds an experimental homemade hot air balloon burner. In 1979 when the balloon is ready Peter and his son test it but the Wetzel family becomes hesitant. The Strelzyks decide to go alone but bad weather causes the balloon to crash inside the Communist zone. The Strelzyks leave the crash area but the incriminating evidence litters the ground. They wonder if they will be able to evade the ensuing police investigation and whether they will be able to build another balloon for their next attempt. They also are determined to persuade the Wetzel family to maybe join them in their second try. That is,if the East German Communist secret police, the Stasi, won't get to them first.

Category: Drama, Family, History, Kids

Stars: John Hurt,Jane Alexander,Doug McKeon,Keith McKeon

6.4 IMDB Rating 1,215 Views
Sometimes in April 2005

Debra Winger, Oris Erhuero and Idris Elba star in this drama framed by the Rwandan genocide.

Category: Drama, History, War

Stars: Idris Elba,Carole Karemera,Pamela Nomvete,Oris Erhuero,Fraser James,Abby Mukiibi Nkaaga,Cleophas Kabasita,Noah Emmerich,Debra Winger,Peninah Abatoni,Ashani Alles,Hope Azeda,Théogène Barasa,Dan Barlow,Johannes Bausch

7.8 IMDB Rating 1,516 Views
Operation Finale 2018

A team of secret agents set out to track down the Nazi officer who masterminded the Holocaust.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Oscar Isaac, Ben Kingsley, Mélanie Laurent

6,7 IMDB Rating 2,752 Views
The Challenger 2013

Factual drama exploring the truth behind the space shuttle Challenger's 1986 disintegration.

Category: Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Joanne Whalley, Bruce Greenwood, William Hurt, Brian Dennehy

7.3 IMDB Rating 2,215 Views
All is True 2019

A look at the final days in the life of renowned playwright William Shakespeare.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen

6,1 IMDB Rating 2,048 Views