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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 6,343 Views
Shock and Awe 2018

A group of journalists covering former President George W. Bush's planned invasion of Iraq in 2003 are skeptical of the President's claim that Saddam Hussein has "weapons of mass destruction."

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Woody Harrelson, James Marsden, Rob Reiner

5,8 IMDB Rating 3,702 Views
The Impossible 2012

A regular family - Maria (Naomi Watts), Henry (Ewan McGregor) and their three kids - travel to Thailand to spend Christmas. They get an upgrade to a villa on the coastline. After settling in and exchanging gifts, they go to the pool, like so many other tourists. A perfect paradise vacation until a distant noise becomes a roar. There is no time to escape from the tsunami; Maria and her eldest are swept one way, Henry and the youngest another. Who will survive, and what will become of them?

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Naomi Watts,Ewan McGregor,Tom Holland,Samuel Joslin

7.6 IMDB Rating 7,559 Views
The King’s Speech 2010

The story of King George VI, his impromptu ascension to the throne of the British Empire in 1936, and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch overcome his stammer.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter

8,0 IMDB Rating 2,203 Views
Serena 2014

In Depression-era North Carolina, the future of George Pemberton's timber empire becomes complicated when he marries Serena.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Romantic

Stars: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Rhys Ifans

5,4 IMDB Rating 3,420 Views
Warrior 2019–

Set against the backdrop of San Francisco's Chinatown in the aftermath of the Civil War, Warrior tells the story of a young martial arts prodigy, newly arrived from China, who finds himself caught up in the bloody Chinatown Tong wars.

Category: Action, Drama, History, Series

Stars: Jason Tobin, Andrew Koji, Olivia Cheng

9,3 IMDB Rating 19,132 Views
Werk ohne Autor 2018

German artist Kurt Barnert has escaped East Germany and now lives in West Germany, but is tormented by his childhood under the Nazis and the GDR-regime.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Romantic

Stars: Tom Schilling, Sebastian Koch, Paula Beer

7,7 IMDB Rating 3,089 Views
Deadwood 2019

A show set in the late 1800s, revolving around the characters of Deadwood, South Dakota; a town of deep corruption and crime.

Category: Crime, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Ian McShane, Timothy Olyphant, Robin Weigert, Brad Dourif

8.7 IMDB Rating 6,402 Views
When They See Us 2019

Chronicle the true story of a notorious case of five black teenagers who were convicted of a rape they did not commit.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Series

Stars: Jovan Adepo, Reginald L. Barnes, Asante Blackk

7.0 IMDB Rating 8,539 Views
The Men Who Built America: Frontiersmen 2018–

A look at the lives of iconic pioneers such as Daniel Boone, Lewis and Clark, Tecumseh, Davy Crocket and Andrew Jackson as they traveled across America.

Category: History, Series

Stars: Andrew Robertt, Robert I. Mesa, Ben Woollen

7.8 IMDB Rating 5,298 Views
World Without End 2012

The English town of Kingsbridge works to survive as the King leads the nation into the Hundred Years' War with France while Europe deals with the outbreak of the Black Death.

Category: Drama, History, Romantic, Series

Stars: Ben Chaplin, Charlotte Riley, Nora von Waldstätten

7.0 IMDB Rating 4,852 Views
The Libertine 2004

The story of John Wilmot, a.k.a. the Earl of Rochester, a 17th century poet who famously drank and debauched his way to an early grave, only to earn posthumous critical acclaim for his life's work.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Johnny Depp, Samantha Morton, John Malkovich

6,4 IMDB Rating 1,798 Views
Dark Side Of The Ring 2019–

From backstage controversies to mysterious deaths and unsolved homicides, this series explores the darkest stories from the golden age of professional wrestling, and tries to find truth at the intersection of fantasy and reality.

Category: Drama, History, Series

Stars: Dutch Mantell, Bruce Prichard, James E. Cornette

9,3 IMDB Rating 3,287 Views
A House Through Time 2018–2019

istorian David Olusoga charts 180 years of British history as lived by the successive inhabitants of a single home - a terraced house in Liverpool, from its construction in the 1840s to the present day.

Category: History, Series, TV Mini

Stars: David Olusoga, Deborah Sugg Ryan, Gaynor Evans

8,4 IMDB Rating 2,123 Views
Mary Queen Of Scots 2018

Mary Stuart's attempt to overthrow her cousin Elizabeth I, Queen of England, finds her condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Angela Bain, Richard Cant, Guy Rhys, Thom Petty

6.5 IMDB Rating 5,941 Views
Russian Ark 2002

An unseen man regains consciousness, not knowing who or where he is. No one seems to be able to see him, except the mysterious man dressed in black. He eventually learns through their discussions that this man is a 19th century French aristocrat, who he coins the "European". This turn of events is unusual as the unseen man has a knowledge of the present day. The two quickly learn that they are in the Winter Palace of the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, the European who has a comprehensive knowledge of Russian history to his time. As the two travel through the palace and its grounds, they interact with people from various eras of Russian history, either through events that have happened at the palace or through the viewing of artifacts housed in the museum. Ultimately, the unseen man's desired journey is to move forward, with or without his European companion.

Category: Drama, Fantasy, History, Movies

Stars: Sergey Dreyden,Mariya Kuznetsova,Leonid Mozgovoy,Mikhail Piotrovsky

7.4 IMDB Rating 4,743 Views
They Shall Not Grow Old 2018

A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of the end of the war.

Category: Documentary, History, Movies, War

Stars: Peter Jackson

8.4 IMDB Rating 6,236 Views
Lincoln 2012

In 1865, as the American Civil War winds inexorably toward conclusion, U.S. president Abraham Lincoln endeavors to achieve passage of the landmark constitutional amendment which will forever ban slavery from the United States. However, his task is a race against time, for peace may come at any time, and if it comes before the amendment is passed, the returning southern states will stop it before it can become law. Lincoln must, by almost any means possible, obtain enough votes from a recalcitrant Congress before peace arrives and it is too late. Yet the president is torn, as an early peace would save thousands of lives. As the nation confronts its conscience over the freedom of its entire population, Lincoln faces his own crisis of conscience -- end slavery or end the war.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis,Sally Field,David Strathairn,Joseph Gordon-Levitt

7.4 IMDB Rating 4,005 Views
The Bank Heist 2018

Bank heist movie in the vein of "End of Watch" meets "Black Hawk Down".

Category: Action, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Nicolas Cage, Sophie Skelton, Michael Rainey Jr.

4,8 IMDB Rating 7,326 Views
Mr. Turner 2014

Mr. Turner explores the last quarter century of the great if eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851). Profoundly affected by the death of his father, loved by a housekeeper he takes for granted and occasionally exploits sexually, he forms a close relationship with a seaside landlady with whom he eventually lives incognito in Chelsea, where he dies. Throughout this, he travels, paints, stays with the country aristocracy, visits brothels, is a popular if anarchic member of the Royal Academy of Arts, has himself strapped to the mast of a ship so that he can paint a snowstorm, and is both celebrated and reviled by the public and by royalty.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Timothy Spall,Paul Jesson,Dorothy Atkinson,Marion Bailey

6.8 IMDB Rating 2,718 Views
The Name of the Rose 2019

A friar investigates a series of mysterious deaths at an abbey. Television adaptation of Umberto Eco's novel 'The Name of the Rose'.

Category: Drama, History, Mystery, Series

Stars: Fabrizio Bentivoglio, James Cosmo, Michael Emerson

8.0 IMDB Rating 5,833 Views
Greyhound Attack 2019

In the early days of WWII, an international convoy of 37 Allied ships, led by captain Ernest Krause in his first command of a U.S. destroyer, crosses the treacherous North Atlantic while hotly pursued by wolf packs of Nazi U-boats.

Category: History, Movies

Stars: Jezibell Anat, Ronald Blanton, Christopher Brophy, Christopher Carey

4,483 Views
The Front Runner 2018

American Senator Gary Hart's presidential campaign in 1988 is derailed when he's caught in a scandalous love affair.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Hugh Jackman, Vera Farmiga, J.K. Simmons

6,5 IMDB Rating 3,637 Views
Sobibor 2018

"Sobibor" is based on the history of the Sobibór extermination camp uprising during WWII and Soviet officer Alexander Pechersky. When he was a POW in Sobibor, he managed to do the impossible - to organize a revolt and mass escape of the prisoners. Many of the escapees were later caught and died - the rest led by Pechersky managed to join the partisans. Script based on the book by Ilya Vasiliev: "Alexander Pechersky: Breakthrough to Immortality"

Category: Drama, History, Movies, War

Stars: Konstantin Khabenskiy, Christopher Lambert, Mariya Kozhevnikova, Michalina Olszanska

6.3 IMDB Rating 5,794 Views
Empire of the Sun 1987

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 from his parents, he is eventually captured, and taken to Soo Chow confinement camp, next to a captured Chinese airfield. Amidst the sickness and food shortages in the camp, Jim attempts to reconstruct his former life, all the while bringing spirit and dignity to those around him.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, War

Stars: Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers

7.8 IMDB Rating 4,255 Views