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Brecht 2019

Starting from the year 1956, Brecht's year of death, the film looks back on the time of the First World War and the life Bertolt Brecht in a mixture of fiction and documentary.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Burghart Klaußner, Tom Schilling, Adele Neuhauser

6,3 IMDB Rating 1,597 Views
Hotel Mumbai 2018

The true story of the Taj Hotel terrorist attack in Mumbai. Hotel staff risk their lives to keep everyone safe as people make unthinkable sacrifices to protect themselves and their families.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Amandeep Singh, Suhail Nayyar, Manoj Mehra, Dinesh Kumar

7.8 IMDB Rating 6,287 Views
Honeydripper 2007

1950. Rural Alabama. Cotton harvest. It's a make-or-break weekend for the Honeydripper Lounge and its owner, piano player Tyrone "Pine Top" Purvis. Deep in debt to the liquor man, the chicken man, and the landlord, Tyrone is desperate to lure the young cotton pickers and local Army base recruits into his juke joint, away from Touissant's, the rival joint across the way. His plan to hire a guitar legend go awry and Tyrone is forced to take drastic action in a final scheme to save the club.

Category: Crime, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Danny Glover, LisaGay Hamilton, Yaya DaCosta

6,6 IMDB Rating 1,125 Views
A Girl Named Jo 2019–

Two girls from opposite sides of the tracks begin to unravel a dark chapter in Attaway's past.

Category: Drama, History, Mystery, Series

Stars: Annie LeBlanc, Addison Riecke, Bella Shepard

8.7 IMDB Rating 1,197 Views
Curiosa 2019

To pay off her father's debts, Marie de Heredia marries the poet Henri de Regnier, but it is Pierre Louÿs whom she loves, a poet who is also an erotomaniac and a great traveler. It is with him that she will live an initiation to love and eroticism through the photographic and literary link that they invent together.

Category: Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Noémie Merlant, Niels Schneider, Benjamin Lavernhe

5,4 IMDB Rating 3,914 Views
The Spy 2019–

Based on the life of the Israeli spy, Eli Cohen.

Category: Drama, History, Series, TV Mini

Stars: Sacha Baron Cohen, Hadar Ratzon Rotem, Yael Eitan

4,079 Views
Downfall 2004

In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Soviet Armies closing in from the west and south. In Berlin, capital of the Third Reich, Adolf Hitler proclaims that Germany will still achieve victory and orders his Generals and advisers to fight to the last man. "Downfall" explores these final days of the Reich, where senior German leaders (such as Himmler and Goring) began defecting from their beloved Fuhrer, in an effort to save their own lives, while still others (Joseph Goebbels) pledge to die with Hitler. Hitler, himself, degenerates into a paranoid shell of a man, full of optimism one moment and suicidal depression the next. When the end finally does comes, and Hitler lies dead by his own hand, what is left of his military must find a way to end the killing that is the Battle of Berlin, and lay down their arms in surrender.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Bruno Ganz,Alexandra Maria Lara,Corinna Harfouch,Ulrich Matthes

8.3 IMDB Rating 6,019 Views
Another Period 2013

Another Period follows the lives of the obscenely rich Bellacourt family and their many servants in turn-of-the-century Rhode Island. Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome lead an all-star cast - including Michael Ian Black, David Wain, Christina Hendricks, Jason Ritter and Paget Brewster - in this historical satire about narcissistic aristocrats and the poor souls in their employ.

Category: Comedy, History, Series

Stars: Natasha Leggero, Riki Lindhome, Armen Weitzman

7,2 IMDB Rating 6,020 Views
The 24 Hour War 2016

In the early 1960s, Henry Ford II and Enzo Ferrari went to war on the battlefield of Le Mans. This epic battle saw drivers lose their lives, family dynasties nearly collapse and the development of a new race car that changed racing.

Category: Documentary, History, Movies

Stars: Charlie Agapiou, Mario Andretti, A.J. Baime

7,3 IMDB Rating 1,582 Views
Enemy Within 2019

When a Japanese pilot crash-lands on the tiny remote Hawaiian island of Ni'ihau, he is met with courtesy and traditional Hawaiian hospitality from the locals - until they discover he was part of the recent attack on Pearl Harbor.

Category: Action, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Rila Fukushima, Beulah Koale, Matt Riedy

5,3 IMDB Rating 1,802 Views
Karmouz War 2018

An Egyptian police officer named General Yousef al-Masri lives in Karamouz neighborhood in Alexandria. The film dates back to the reign of King Farouk before the 1952 revolution in the English occupation of Egypt.

Category: Action, Crime, History, Movies

Stars: Amir Karara, Ghadah Abdulrazeq, Ahmed el-Sakka

6,3 IMDB Rating 2,591 Views
Macbeth 2015

Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, War

Stars: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Jack Madigan

6,6 IMDB Rating 2,053 Views
All the Way 2016

November 22, 1963. President John F. Kennedy has just been assassinated and Vice President Lyndon Johnson is now President. One of his first acts as President is to reaffirm the US government's intention to pass the Civil Rights Act. This Act was drafted while JFK was in office and gives people of all races the same rights, including voting rights, access to education and access to public facilities. However, he faces strong opposition to the bill, especially from within his own party. He will have to use all his political will and cunning to get it through.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Bryan Cranston,Anthony Mackie,Melissa Leo,Frank Langella

7.4 IMDB Rating 3,433 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 3,793 Views
The Iron Orchard 2019

"The Iron Orchard" is the story of Jim McNeely, a young man thrust into the vibrant and brutal West Texas oilfields in 1939, who works his way through the ranks to ultimately become a formidable wildcatter.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Romantic

Stars: Austin Nichols, Lew Temple, Ali Cobrin

7.5 IMDB Rating 2,677 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 2,045 Views
Conspiracy 2001

At the Wannsee Conference on January 20, 1942, senior Nazi officials meet to determine the manner in which the so-called "Final Solution to the Jewish Question" can be best implemented.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Clare Bullus, Stanley Tucci

7,8 IMDB Rating 2,160 Views
Goodbye Bafana 2007

GOODBYE BAFANA is the true story of a white South African racist whose life was profoundly altered by the black prisoner he guarded for twenty years. The prisoner's name was Nelson Mandela.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Joseph Fiennes, Dennis Haysbert, Diane Kruger

7,1 IMDB Rating 1,858 Views
The Red Sea Diving Resort 2019

Israel's Mossad agents attempt to rescue Ethiopian Jewish refugees in Sudan in 1977.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Chris Evans, Haley Bennett, Alona Tal

6,5 IMDB Rating 2,593 Views
Confirmation 2016

Judge Clarence Thomas' nomination to the United States Supreme Court is called into question when Anita Hill, a former colleague, testifies that he sexually harassed her.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Kerry Washington, Wendell Pierce, Greg Kinnear

6,8 IMDB Rating 1,801 Views
Into the Storm 2009

Continuing the storyline of The Gathering Storm (2002), Churchill at War is a look at the former British prime minister's life and career at the end of WWII.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Brendan Gleeson, Clive Mantle, Adrian Scarborough

7,1 IMDB Rating 2,227 Views
The Special Relationship 2010

A dramatization that traces former UK prime minister Tony Blair's relationships with Bill Clinton and George W. Bush.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Michael Sheen, Demetri Goritsas, Adam Godley

6,8 IMDB Rating 2,073 Views
Ashley Madison: Sex, Lies & Cyber Attacks 2016

The shocking story of the Ashley Madison hacking scandal.

Category: Crime, Documentary, History

Stars: Rebecca Humphries, Noel Biderman, Louise Van Der Velde

5,2 IMDB Rating 4,852 Views
Union Bound 2019

He went to war to free slaves but in the end was freed by them.

Category: Action, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Drew Seeley, Randy Wayne, Isaac C. Singleton Jr.

5,5 IMDB Rating 1,927 Views
The Best of Enemies 2019

Civil rights activist Ann Atwater faces off against C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops of the Ku Klux Klan, in 1971 Durham, North Carolina over the issue of school integration.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Babou Ceesay

6,7 IMDB Rating 4,298 Views