History Movies
BluRay Sharpe’s Justice (1997)

Sharpe’s Justice (1997)

Sharpe’s Justice (1997)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.6
100 min

Napoleon has been exiled to Elba, the English have returned from the wars, and Major Richard Sharpe finds himself in a sort of exile to lead a company of Yorkshire…

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WEB Cradle of the Gods (2012)

Cradle of the Gods (2012)

Cradle of the Gods (2012)
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IMDb: 6.8
60 min

Could a recently excavated, 12,000 year old temple have propelled us out of the stone age and into the space age? Archaeologist Dr. Jeff Rose investigates an extraordinary find in…

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BluRay The New World (2005)

The New World (2005)

The New World (2005)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.7
135 min

A drama about explorer John Smith and the clash between Native Americans and English settlers in the 17th century.

BluRay Rommel (2012)

Rommel (2012)

Rommel (2012)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.6
120 min

The story of the final seven months in the life of German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
BluRay The Black Shield of Falworth (1954)

The Black Shield of Falworth (1954)

The Black Shield of Falworth (1954)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.5
99 min

In the days of King Henry IV, stalwart young Myles and his sister Meg have been raised as peasants, without any knowledge of who their father really was. But one…

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WEB Stalin’s James Bond (2017)

Stalin’s James Bond (2017)

Stalin’s James Bond (2017)
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IMDb: 6.6
53 min

An account of the troubled life of Richard Sorge (1895-1944), a Soviet spy of German origin who played a decisive role in the outcome of World War II.

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WEB This is Your Cuba (2019)

This is Your Cuba (2019)

This is Your Cuba (2019)
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IMDb: 7.4
21 min

In the wake of Fidel Castro’s rise to power, over 14,000 unaccompanied children fled to the United States in hopes of a better life. Inspired by their stories, Esta Es…

Genre: Drama, History
WEB Private Network: Who Killed Manuel Buendía? (2021)

Private Network: Who Killed Manuel Buendía? (2021)

Private Network: Who Killed Manuel Buendía? (2021)
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IMDb: 6.8
100 min

An account of the life and work of the famous Mexican journalist Manuel Buendía (1926-84) that seeks to unravel his murder and the links between Mexican politics and drug trafficking.

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BluRay Swordsman III: The East Is Red (1993)

Swordsman III: The East Is Red (1993)

Swordsman III: The East Is Red (1993)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.2
98 min

A royal official accompanies a Portuguese warship to the Black Cliffs to see the site of the defeat of the evil Invincible Asia, who attained supernatural abilities by following the…

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BluRay A Month in the Country (1987)

A Month in the Country (1987)

A Month in the Country (1987)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.9
96 min

Set in the early 1920s, A Month in the Country follows a man haunted by his experiences in World War I who has been employed to carry out restoration work…

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Genre: Drama, History
WEB Walter’s War (2008)

Walter’s War (2008)

Walter’s War (2008)
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IMDb: 7.2
60 min

Drama inspired by the life of Walter Tull who, after years in an orphanage, went on to become a professional footballer and then the first black commissioned officer to lead…

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WEB The Girl Who Wore Freedom (2021)

The Girl Who Wore Freedom (2021)

The Girl Who Wore Freedom (2021)
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IMDb: 8.1
89 min

Discover the untold stories of D-Day from the men, women and children who lived through German occupation and Allied liberation of Normandy, France. Powerful and deeply personal, THE GIRL WHO…

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Genre: History, War
BluRay The Night of Varennes (1982)

The Night of Varennes (1982)

The Night of Varennes (1982)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.3
150 min

In June of 1791, a group of passengers in a stagecoach find themselves caught up in the events of the French Revolution, when they find themselves in the city of…

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Genre: Drama, History
BluRay The Mystery of Picasso (1956)

The Mystery of Picasso (1956)

The Mystery of Picasso (1956)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.6
78 min

Using a specially designed transparent ‘canvas’ to provide an unobstructed view, Picasso creates as the camera rolls. He begins with simple works that take shape after only a single brush…

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WEB The Man Who Saved the World (2014)

The Man Who Saved the World (2014)

The Man Who Saved the World (2014)
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IMDb: 7.6
110 min

The Man Who Saved the World is a feature documentary film about Stanislav Petrov, a former lieutenant colonel of the Soviet Air Defence Forces.

BluRay The Robe (1953)

The Robe (1953)

The Robe (1953)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.8
135 min

Marcellus is a tribune in the time of Christ. He is in charge of the group that is assigned to crucify Jesus. Drunk, he wins Jesus’ homespun robe after the…

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Genre: Drama, History
BluRay The Look of Silence (2014)

The Look of Silence (2014)

The Look of Silence (2014)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.3
103 min

A family that survives the genocide in Indonesia confronts the men who killed one of their brothers.

BluRay The Lion in Winter (1968)

The Lion in Winter (1968)

The Lion in Winter (1968)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.9
134 min

1183 AD: King Henry II’s three sons all want to inherit the throne, but he won’t commit to a choice. They and his wife variously plot to force him. An…

Genre: Drama, History
BluRay The Innocents (1961)

The Innocents (1961)

The Innocents (1961)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.8
100 min

A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted.

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BluRay Hans Christian Andersen (1952)

Hans Christian Andersen (1952)

Hans Christian Andersen (1952)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.9
112 min

A small-town shoemaker with a knack for spinning yarns, Hans encounters happiness and heartbreak on his road to becoming a full-fledged writer.

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WEB Sometimes in April (2005)

Sometimes in April (2005)

Sometimes in April (2005)
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IMDb: 7.8
140 min

Two brothers are divided by marriage and fate during the 100 horrifying days of the 1994 Rwandan genocide.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
WEB Lady Jane (1986)

Lady Jane (1986)

Lady Jane (1986)
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IMDb: 7.1
136 min

The death of King Henry VIII throws his kingdom into chaos because of succession disputes. His weak son Edward, is on his deathbed. Anxious to keep England true to the…

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BluRay Persona Non Grata (2015)

Persona Non Grata (2015)

Persona Non Grata (2015)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.5
139 min

The story of a Japanese diplomat, sometimes called the Schindler of Japan, and his life lading up to and after his decision to issue over 2,000 visas to Jewish refugees…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
BluRay The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)

The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)

The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.3
126 min

Billie Holiday spent much of her career being adored by fans. In the 1940’s, the government targeted Holiday in a growing effort to racialize the war on drugs, ultimately aiming…

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Genre: Drama, History, Music
WEB Dance of the Forty One (2020)

Dance of the Forty One (2020)

Dance of the Forty One (2020)
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IMDb: 6.8
99 min

Mexico City, November 1901. The police raid a private home where a secret party is being held. Among those attending is the son-in-law of President Porfirio Díaz.

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Genre: Drama, History
BluRay The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer (1961)

The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer (1961)

The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer (1961)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.8
190 min

After the Japanese defeat to the Russians, Kaji leads the last remaining men through Manchuria. Intent on returning to his dear wife and his old life, Kaji faces great odds…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
BluRay The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity (1959)

The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity (1959)

The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity (1959)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.5
181 min

Kaji is sent to the Japanese army labeled Red and is mistreated by the vets. Along his assignment, Kaji witnesses cruelties in the army and revolts against the abusive treatment…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
BluRay The Human Condition I: No Greater Love (1959)

The Human Condition I: No Greater Love (1959)

The Human Condition I: No Greater Love (1959)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.5
208 min

During the Second World War, Japanese conscientious objector Kaji works as a supervisor in a Manchurian prison camp. He hopes to avoid duty as a soldier, but he also hopes…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
BluRay The Horse Soldiers (1959)

The Horse Soldiers (1959)

The Horse Soldiers (1959)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.1
120 min

A Union Cavalry outfit is sent behind confederate lines in strength to destroy a rail supply center. Along with them is sent a doctor who causes instant antipathy between him…

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BluRay The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)

The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)

The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.6
260 min

From his birth in Bethlehem to his death and eventual resurrection, the life of Jesus Christ is given the all-star treatment in this epic retelling. Major aspects of Christ’s life…

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Genre: Drama, History
WEB The Great Sioux Massacre (1965)

The Great Sioux Massacre (1965)

The Great Sioux Massacre (1965)
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IMDb: 5.2
91 min

Colonel Custer (Philip Carey), an outspoken believer in fair treatment for the Indians, is ousted from his post and forced into retirement. Fueled by ambition when a Senator Blaine (Don…

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BluRay The Great Escape (1963)

The Great Escape (1963)

The Great Escape (1963)
BluRay
IMDb: 8.2
172 min

The Nazis, exasperated at the number of escapes from their prison camps by a relatively small number of Allied prisoners, relocate them to a high-security ‘escape-proof’ camp to sit out…

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BluRay The Golden Coach (1952)

The Golden Coach (1952)

The Golden Coach (1952)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.0
103 min

A viceroy, a nobleman and a bullfighter court a comedy-troupe actress in 16th-century Peru.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
BluRay The Fatal Encounter (2014)

The Fatal Encounter (2014)

The Fatal Encounter (2014)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.8
135 min

Late 18th-century Joseon dynasty. The King is beleaguered and surrounded by traitors of the ruling elite. They plan to assassinate and replace him with a puppet. But the King has…

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Genre: Action, History
BluRay The Far Horizons (1955)

The Far Horizons (1955)

The Far Horizons (1955)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.1
108 min

Virginia, 1803. After the United States of America acquires the inmense Louisiana territory from France, a great expedition, led by William Lewis and Meriwether Clark, is sent to survey the…

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WEB The East (2020)

The East (2020)

The East (2020)
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IMDb: 7.0
137 min

A young Dutch soldier deployed to suppress post-WWII independence efforts in the Netherlands’ colony of Indonesia finds himself torn between duty and conscience when he joins an increasingly ruthless commander’s…

BluRay Marat/Sade (1967)

Marat/Sade (1967)

Marat/Sade (1967)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.5
119 min

In Charenton Asylum, the Marquis de Sade directs a play about Jean Paul Marat’s death, using the patients as actors. Based on ‘The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as…

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Genre: Drama, History, Music
WEB Holbein: Eye of the Tudors (2015)

Holbein: Eye of the Tudors (2015)

Holbein: Eye of the Tudors (2015)
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IMDb: 7.5
59 min

A survey of Hans Holbein’s career from his beginnings as a religious painter to his work for Henry VIII and beyond. The program also includes a close analysis of “The…

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WEB A Tale of Three Cities (2015)

A Tale of Three Cities (2015)

A Tale of Three Cities (2015)
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IMDb: 6.0
130 min

A former spy in the Chinese Nationalist Party falls for an opium-dealing widow, as China is ravaged by war and revolution.

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BluRay The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)

The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)

The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.7
188 min

Drawn from the same events that later inspired Gladiator, the film charts the power-hungry greed and father-son betrayal that led to Rome’s collapse at the bloody hands of the Barbarians.

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Genre: Drama, History, War