History Movies
HD The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)
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IMDb: 7.5
130

What was intended to be a peaceful protest at the 1968 Democratic National Convention turned into a violent clash with police and the National Guard. The organizers of the protest…

HD Gallant Journey (1946)

Gallant Journey (1946)

Gallant Journey (1946)
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IMDb: 6.5
85

Director William A. Wellman adds another to his long line of salutes-to-aviation films in this bio of an aviation pioneer, John Montgomery (Glenn Ford.) In 1883 he built a practical…

HD The Purple Heart (1944)

The Purple Heart (1944)

The Purple Heart (1944)
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IMDb: 6.6
99

This is the story of the crew of a downed bomber, captured after a run over Tokyo, early in the war. Relates the hardships the men endure while in captivity,…

Genre: Drama, History, War
HD The Memphis Belle: A Story of a Flying Fortress (1944)

The Memphis Belle: A Story of a Flying Fortress (1944)

The Memphis Belle: A Story of a Flying Fortress (1944)
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IMDb: 7.3
45

This documentary centers on the crew of the B-17 Flying Fortress Memphis Belle as it prepares to execute a strategic bombing raid on sub-pens in Wilhelmshaven, Germany.

HD The Fighting Sullivans (1944)

The Fighting Sullivans (1944)

The Fighting Sullivans (1944)
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IMDb: 7.6
112

The lives of a close-knit group of brothers growing up in Iowa during the days of the Great Depression and of World War II and their eventual deaths in action…

HD Dragon Seed (1944)

Dragon Seed (1944)

Dragon Seed (1944)
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IMDb: 6.1
145

The lives of a small Chinese village are turned Upside down when the Japanese invade it. And heroic young Chinese woman leads her fellow villagers in an uprising against Japanese…

Genre: Drama, History, War
HD Why We Fight: The Battle of Britain (1943)

Why We Fight: The Battle of Britain (1943)

Why We Fight: The Battle of Britain (1943)
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IMDb: 7.3
53

Exciting newsreel footage highlights this award-winning documentary of Britain’s gallant stand against the encroaching Nazi horde. As the British people fight bravely, Hitler orders the Luftwaffe to begin the London…

HD Native Land (1942)

Native Land (1942)

Native Land (1942)
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IMDb: 6.4
89

By the start of World War II, Paul Robeson had given up his lucrative mainstream work to participate in more socially progressive film and stage productions. Robeson committed his support…

HD Atlantic Ferry (1941)

Atlantic Ferry (1941)

Atlantic Ferry (1941)
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IMDb: 6.2
98

The MacIver brothers (Michael Redgrave, Griffith Jones) build the first ship to cross the Atlantic by steam power alone.

HD Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940)

Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940)

Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940)
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IMDb: 7.4
110

Abe Lincoln in Illinois is a 1940 biographical film which tells the story of the life of Abraham Lincoln from his departure from Kentucky until his election as President of…

HD Santa Fe Trail (1940)

Santa Fe Trail (1940)

Santa Fe Trail (1940)
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IMDb: 6.3
110

As a penalty for fighting fellow classmates days before graduating from West Point, J.E.B. Stuart, George Armstrong Custer and four friends are assigned to the 2nd Cavalry, stationed at Fort…

HD North West Mounted Police (1940)

North West Mounted Police (1940)

North West Mounted Police (1940)
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IMDb: 6.6
126

Texas Ranger Dusty Rivers (“Isn’t that a contradiction in terms?”, another character asks him) travels to Canada in the 1880s in search of Jacques Corbeau, who is wanted for murder….

HD The Man in the Iron Mask (1939)

The Man in the Iron Mask (1939)

The Man in the Iron Mask (1939)
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IMDb: 7.1
112

Tyrannical King Louis XIV learns that he has an identical twin brother, Philippe, who was raised from birth by his late father’s trusted friend D’Artagnan and his faithful musketeers, Porthos,…

HD La Marseillaise (1938)

La Marseillaise (1938)

La Marseillaise (1938)
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IMDb: 7.1
135

A film about the early part of the French Revolution, shown from the eyes of the citizens of Marseille, counts in German exile and, of course, the king Louis XVI,…

HD If I Were King (1938)

If I Were King (1938)

If I Were King (1938)
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IMDb: 7.1
101

King Louis XI masquerades as a commoner in Paris, seeking out the treachery he is sure lurks in his kingdom. At a local tavern, he overhears the brash poet François…

HD The Edge of the World (1937)

The Edge of the World (1937)

The Edge of the World (1937)
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IMDb: 7.3
75

A way of life is dying on a Shetland island fishing port, but some of the inhabitants resist evacuating to the mainland.

HD The Toast of New York (1937)

The Toast of New York (1937)

The Toast of New York (1937)
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IMDb: 6.5
109

After the American Civil War, Jim Fisk, a former peddler and cotton smuggler, arrives in New York, along with his partners Nick and Luke, where he struggles to make his…

HD Wells Fargo (1937)

Wells Fargo (1937)

Wells Fargo (1937)
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IMDb: 6.5
94

In the 1840s, Ramsey MacKay, the driver for the struggling Wells Fargo mail and freight company, will secure an important contract if he delivers fresh oysters to Buffalo from New…

HD Knight Without Armour (1937)

Knight Without Armour (1937)

Knight Without Armour (1937)
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IMDb: 6.8
100

British agent working in Russia is forced to remain longer than planned once the revolution begins. After being released from prison in Siberia he posses as a Russian Commissar. Because…

HD Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel (1937)

Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel (1937)

Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel (1937)
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IMDb: 5.6
88

Sir Percy is forced to return to France one last time, to rescue his wife from the clutches of the sinister Robespierre. It clearly is a trap, but nothing will…

HD This Is My Affair (1937)

This Is My Affair (1937)

This Is My Affair (1937)
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IMDb: 6.7
100

President McKinley asks Lt. Richard L. Perry to go underground to identify some obviously very well briefed Mid-Western bank robbers based in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

HD Tudor Rose (1936)

Tudor Rose (1936)

Tudor Rose (1936)
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IMDb: 6.6
80

The tragic story of Lady Jane Grey, the young queen who reigned in England for nine days before she was executed.

Genre: Drama, History
HD Lloyd’s of London (1936)

Lloyd’s of London (1936)

Lloyd’s of London (1936)
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IMDb: 6.9
113

Norfolk, England, 1770. The nephew of an innkeeper and the son of a reverend maintain a very close friendship until, after living a great adventure, they must separate their paths….

HD Carnival in Flanders (1935)

Carnival in Flanders (1935)

Carnival in Flanders (1935)
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IMDb: 7.6
110

Flanders, Spanish Empire, 1616. The inhabitants of the small town of Boom are busy organizing the annual local festivities when the arrival of the Duke of Olivares, who rules the…

HD Sonja: The White Swan (2018)

Sonja: The White Swan (2018)

Sonja: The White Swan (2018)
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IMDb: 6.1
114

The true story of Sonja Henie, one of the world’s greatest athletes and the inventor of modern figure skating, who decides to go to Hollywood in 1936 to become a…

HD The Trench (1999)

The Trench (1999)

The Trench (1999)
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IMDb: 6.0
98

The Trench tells the story of a group of young British soldiers on the eve of the Battle of the Somme in the summer of 1916, the worst defeat in…

Genre: Drama, History, War
HD Beyond Barricades (2020)

Beyond Barricades (2020)

Beyond Barricades (2020)
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IMDb: N/A
93

Beyond Barricades is a documentary on political punk band Anti-Flag, featuring interviews with Tom Morello, Billy Bragg, Tim McIlrath, Brian Baker & More. The film explores the trials and tribulations…

HD The Silent Natural (2019)

The Silent Natural (2019)

The Silent Natural (2019)
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IMDb: N/A
140

William Hoy was one of the first Deaf Major League Baseball players in the 1800’s. Being deaf, he introduced hand signals for strike and ball to the game and overcame…

HD Donner Party: The Musical (2013)

Donner Party: The Musical (2013)

Donner Party: The Musical (2013)
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IMDb: 6.9
26

Snowbound and desperate, some of the Donner Party died of starvation. Some of them did not. They all sang.

HD Heimat Is a Space in Time (2019)

Heimat Is a Space in Time (2019)

Heimat Is a Space in Time (2019)
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IMDb: 7.0
218

Director Thomas Heise picks up the biographical pieces left by his family, and composes an epic picture of four generations of his family, of a country, of a century.

HD I Am Woman (2020)

I Am Woman (2020)

I Am Woman (2020)
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IMDb: 7.4
116

The story of Helen Reddy, who, in 1966, landed in New York with her three-year-old daughter, a suitcase, and $230 in her pocket. Within weeks, she was broke. Within months,…

HD Dreyfus (1930)

Dreyfus (1930)

Dreyfus (1930)
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IMDb: 6.2
N/A

In late nineteenth century Alfred Dreyfus, a French army officer of Jewish heritage, is falsely accused of espionage. Found guilty of treason he is drummed out of the army and…

HD Billy the Kid (1930)

Billy the Kid (1930)

Billy the Kid (1930)
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IMDb: 6.1
98

Billy, after shooting down land baron William Donovan’s henchmen for killing Billy’s boss, is hunted down and captured by his friend, Sheriff Pat Garrett. He escapes and is on his…

HD The 24th (2020)

The 24th (2020)

The 24th (2020)
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IMDb: N/A
101

The 24th tells the incredibly powerful and timely true story of the all-black Twenty-Fourth United States Infantry Regiment, and the Houston Riot of 1917. The Houston Riot was a mutiny…

Genre: Drama, History
HD In the Life of Music (2019)

In the Life of Music (2019)

In the Life of Music (2019)
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IMDb: 7.2
92

An intergenerational tale that explores love, war, and a family’s relationship to ‘Champa Battambang,’ made famous by Sinn Sisamouth, “The King of Cambodian Music”. Exploring three different decades, it depicts…

HD Another Country (1984)

Another Country (1984)

Another Country (1984)
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IMDb: 7.1
87

In Moscow in 1983, an American journalist interviews Guy Bennett, who recalls his last year at public school, fifty years before, and how it contributed to him becoming a spy.

HD A Passage to India (1984)

A Passage to India (1984)

A Passage to India (1984)
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IMDb: 7.3
163

Set during the period of growing influence of the Indian independence movement in the British Raj, the story begins with the arrival in India of a British woman, Miss Adela…

HD The Killing Fields (1984)

The Killing Fields (1984)

The Killing Fields (1984)
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IMDb: 7.8
142

The Killing Fields tells the real-life story of a friendship between two journalists, an American and a Cambodian, during the bloody Khmer Rouge takeover of Cambodia in 1975, which led…

HD Oklahoma City (2017)

Oklahoma City (2017)

Oklahoma City (2017)
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IMDb: 7.4
101

The bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City in April 1995 is the worst act of domestic terrorism in American history. This documentary explores how a…

HD Unknown Battle (2019)

Unknown Battle (2019)

Unknown Battle (2019)
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IMDb: 5.4
113

During WW2, in 1942 and 1943, a series of not-so-well known yet bloody battles occurred near the town of Rzhev. Those battles received the name of ‘Rzhev Meat Grinder’. The…

Genre: Drama, History, War