History Movies

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Denial (2016)

6.4

109 min

Country: USA | UK

Genre: Drama | Biography | History

Release date: October 21, 2016

Director: Mick Jackson

Description: Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a renowned denier, sues her for libel.

The Birth of a Nation (2016)

5.8

120 min

Country: USA

Genre: Drama | Biography | History

Release date: October 07, 2016

Director: Nate Parker

Description: Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher in the antebellum South, orchestrates an uprising.

Anthropoid (2016)

7.3

120 min

Country: France | UK | Czech Republic

Genre: Thriller | Biography | History

Release date: September 09, 2016

Director: Sean Ellis

Description: Based on the extraordinary true story of Operation Anthropoid, the WWII mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich, the main architect behind the Final Solution and the Reich's third in command after Hitler and Himmler.

All the Way (2016)

7.4

132 min

Country: USA

Genre: Drama | Biography | History

Release date: May 21, 2016

Director: Jay Roach

Description: Lyndon Johnson becomes the President of the United States in the chaotic aftermath of John F. Kennedy's assassination and spends his first year in office fighting to pass the Civil Rights Act.

The Other Side of the Mirror (2016)

1.7

123 min

Country: USA

Genre: Drama | Fantasy | History

Release date: May 03, 2016

Director: Zach Hamer

Description: In 1905, amidst the largest drug epidemic in American history, a teenage Alice has just moved to the Pacific Northwest. She follows a mysterious man down a rabbit hole, leading her into ...

Elvis & Nixon (2016)

6.5

86 min

Country: USA

Genre: Comedy | History

Release date: April 21, 2016

Director: Liza Johnson

Description: The untold true story behind the meeting between Elvis Presley, the King of Rock 'n Roll, and President Richard Nixon, resulting in this revealing, yet humorous moment immortalized in the most requested photograph in the National Archives.

Confirmation (2016)

6.9

110 min

Country: USA

Genre: Drama | History

Release date: April 16, 2016

Director: Rick Famuyiwa

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

The Finest Hours (2016)

6.8

117 min

Country: USA

Genre: Action | Drama | History

Release date: January 29, 2016

Director: Craig Gillespie

Description: The Coast Guard makes a daring rescue attempt off the coast of Cape Cod after a pair of oil tankers are destroyed during a blizzard in 1952.

13 Hours (2016)

7.3

144 min

Country: USA

Genre: Action | Drama | History

Release date: January 15, 2016

Director: Michael Bay

Description: During an attack on a U.S. compound in Libya, a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.

Queen of the Desert (2015)

5.6

128 min

Country: USA | Morocco

Genre: Drama | Biography | History

Release date: January 01, 2017

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: A chronicle of Gertrude Bell's life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century.

The Girl King (2015)

5.8

106 min

Country: France | Germany | Canada | Finland | Sweden

Genre: Drama | Biography | History

Release date: December 11, 2015

Director: Mika Kaurismäki

Description: THE GIRL KING paints a portrait of the brilliant, extravagant Kristina of Sweden, queen from age six, who fights the conservative forces that are against her ideas to modernize Sweden and who have no tolerance for her awakening sexuality.

The 33 (2015)

6.9

127 min

Country: USA | Chile

Genre: Drama | Biography | History

Release date: November 13, 2015

Director: Patricia Riggen

Description: Based on the real-life event, when a gold and copper mine collapses, it traps 33 miners underground for 69 days.

All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records (2015)

7.2

94 min

Country: USA | Japan

Genre: Music | History | Documentary

Release date: October 16, 2015

Director: Colin Hanks

Description: 'All Things Must Pass' is a documentary that explores the rise and fall of Tower Records, and its legacy forged by its rebellious founder, Russ Solomon.

Bridge of Spies (2015)

7.6

142 min

Country: USA | India | Germany

Genre: Drama | Thriller | History

Release date: October 16, 2015

Director: Steven Spielberg

Description: During the Cold War, an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U2 spy plane pilot, Francis Gary Powers.

Experimenter (2015)

6.6

98 min

Country: USA

Genre: Drama | Biography | History

Release date: October 16, 2015

Director: Michael Almereyda

Description: In 1961, famed social psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted a series of radical behavior experiments that tested ordinary humans' willingness to obey authority.

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