History Movies
Rocky IV: The American Punch

Rocky IV: The American Punch

Rocky IV: The American Punch
IMDb: 6.8
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Rocky IV is dually symbolic – it embodies both the victory of the American boxer over the Soviet one and the victory of neo-liberalism over a dwindling socialism. Today, Rocky…

The Anatomy of a Great Deception

The Anatomy of a Great Deception

The Anatomy of a Great Deception
IMDb: 7.2
92

The Anatomy of a Great Deception is a quasi-political, spiritual documentary following businessman-turned-filmmaker, David Hooper as he deals with the emotions of his own investigation into the events of 9/11.

That’s Not Funny

That’s Not Funny

That’s Not Funny
IMDb: 7.0
90

That’s Not Funny is an examination of the history of taboo subjects and controversy in comedy, and one comedy fan’s heartfelt and passionate defense of an art form.

The Story of Technoviking

The Story of Technoviking

The Story of Technoviking
IMDb: 6.5
90

Imagine this: you go dancing at a parade, there you will be filmed and suddenly this movie appears on the net. An artist makes art out of these images. From…

The Truce

The Truce

The Truce
IMDb: 7.3
125

Although liberated from Auschwitz on January 27, 1945, Levi did not reach Turin until October 19 of that year. After spending some time in a Soviet camp for former concentration…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Back Issues: The Hustler Magazine Story

Back Issues: The Hustler Magazine Story

Back Issues: The Hustler Magazine Story
IMDb: 6.4
89

Back Issues is the definitive documentary of porn magazine Hustler, from its nightclub inception as it adapts to pornography in the 21st century. Director Michael Lee Nirenberg’s father was was…

Titanic: Anatomy of a Disaster

Titanic: Anatomy of a Disaster

Titanic: Anatomy of a Disaster
IMDb: 7.1
105

“Titanic – Anatomy of a Disaster” is an original Discovery Channel production that looks into not only the history but the mystery surrounding the sinking of Britain’s most luxurious passenger…

Mrs Brown

Mrs Brown

Mrs Brown
IMDb: 6.8
105

Queen Victoria is deeply depressed after the death of her husband, disappearing from public. Her servant Brown, who adores her, through caress and admiration brings her back to life, but…

The Empty Mirror

The Empty Mirror

The Empty Mirror
IMDb: 5.5
118

Adolf Hitler faces himself and must come to terms with his infamous career in an imaginary post-war subterranean bunker where he reviews historical films, dictates his memoirs and encounters Eva…

Genre: Drama, History, War
King of the Hill

King of the Hill

King of the Hill
IMDb: 6.2
103

Based on the Depression-era bildungsroman memoir of writer A. E. Hotchner, the film follows the story of a boy struggling to survive on his own in a hotel in St….

Genre: Drama, History
The Hidden Hand: Alien Contact and the Government Cover-Up

The Hidden Hand: Alien Contact and the Government Cover-Up

The Hidden Hand: Alien Contact and the Government Cover-Up
IMDb: 7.8
80

The Hidden Hand is a controversial Award-winning documentary that explores the possibility of an extraterrestrial presence here on Earth. The film takes a keen look at a spectrum of topics…

The Codebreaker Who Hacked Hitler

The Codebreaker Who Hacked Hitler

The Codebreaker Who Hacked Hitler
IMDb: 7.8
59

Gordon Welchman was one of the original elite codebreakers crucial to the allies defeating the Nazis in World War II. He is the forgotten genius of Bletchley Park. Filmed extensively…

White Lies

White Lies

White Lies
IMDb: 6.8
96

A medicine woman – a giver of life – is asked to hide a secret which may protect one life but which will destroy another.

Genre: Drama, History
Andrew Marr on Churchill: Blood, Sweat and Oil Paint

Andrew Marr on Churchill: Blood, Sweat and Oil Paint

Andrew Marr on Churchill: Blood, Sweat and Oil Paint
IMDb: 7.1
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Another Period

Another Period

Another Period
IMDb: 7.5
N/A

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Genre: Comedy, History
The Madness of King George

The Madness of King George

The Madness of King George
IMDb: 7.3
107

King George III’s erratic behaviour leads to a plot in Parliament to have him declared insane and removed from the throne.

Le dernier des injustes

Le dernier des injustes

Le dernier des injustes
IMDb: 7.3
210

A place: Theresienstadt. A unique place of propaganda which Adolf Eichmann called the “model ghetto”, designed to mislead the world and Jewish people regarding its real nature, to be the…

Hidden Killers of the Post-War Home

Hidden Killers of the Post-War Home

Hidden Killers of the Post-War Home
IMDb: 7.9
N/A

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Queen Margot

Queen Margot

Queen Margot
IMDb: 7.3
162

The night of August 24, 1572, is known as the Massacre of St. Bartholomew. In France a religious war is raging. In order to impose peace a forced wedding is…

Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey

Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey

Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey
IMDb: 7.4
83

After escaping Russia’s communist revolution, Leon Theremin travels to New York, where he pioneers the field of electronic music with his synthesizer. But at the height of his popularity, Soviet…

Levitated Mass

Levitated Mass

Levitated Mass
IMDb: 6.8
88

The artist behind the sensation of a $10 million, 22-city tour, and the international media storm that ensued.

Return to the Hiding Place

Return to the Hiding Place

Return to the Hiding Place
IMDb: 7.6
102

When a young resistance fighter witnesses atrocities towards the Jews, he’s drawn into a web of espionage and clandestine activities. When he meets a young physics students and resistance journalist…

1916: The Irish Rebellion

1916: The Irish Rebellion

1916: The Irish Rebellion
IMDb: 8.5
85

The documentary – featuring a combination of rarely seen archival footage, new segments filmed on location worldwide, and interviews with leading international experts – also uncovers the untold story of…

Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia

Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia

Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia
IMDb: 7.6
89

Anchored by intimate, one-on-one interviews with the man himself, Nicholas Wrathall’s new documentary is a fascinating and wholly entertaining tribute to the iconic Gore Vidal. Commentary by those who knew…

Charlie Victor Romeo

Charlie Victor Romeo

Charlie Victor Romeo
IMDb: 6.4
80

Award winning theatrical documentary derived entirely from ‘Black Box’ transcripts of six real-life major airline emergencies brought to the screen with cutting-edge stereoscopic 3D technology.

Neurons to Nirvana

Neurons to Nirvana

Neurons to Nirvana
IMDb: 7.2
69

Through interviews with leading psychologists and scientists, Neurons to Nirvana explores the history of four powerful psychedelic substances (LSD, Psilocybin, MDMA and Ayahuasca) and their previously established medicinal potential. Strictly…

The Irish Pub

The Irish Pub

The Irish Pub
IMDb: 8.3
75

The tradition of the Irish pub. Speaking to pub owners all over Ireland, Alex Fegan gets into the heart of what makes “the Irish pub” the institution that it is.

Carne the Taco Maker

Carne the Taco Maker

Carne the Taco Maker
IMDb: 4.5
83

Customers from all over come to taste Don Taco’s secret tasty meat, unaware of what they are consuming and the dark family secret behind his success.

Genre: History, Horror
Kiyosu kaigi

Kiyosu kaigi

Kiyosu kaigi
IMDb: 7.2
135

After the forced suicide of Nobunaga Oda at the Incident at Honnō-ji, powerful figures Katsuie Shibata (Koji Yakusho), Hideyoshi Toyotomi (Yo Oizumi), Nagahide Niwa (Fumiyo Kohinata) and Tsuneoki Ikeda (Koichi…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden
IMDb: 7.1
126

Darwin meets Hitchcock in this documentary. Directors Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine have created a parable about the search for paradise, set in the brutal yet alluring landscape of the…

It’s Better to Jump

It’s Better to Jump

It’s Better to Jump
IMDb: 5.1
75

There is a centuries-old seawall in the ancient port of Akka, located on Israel’s northern coast. Today, Akka is a modern city inhabited by Muslims, Christians, Jews, and Baha’i, but…

The Gospel of Us

The Gospel of Us

The Gospel of Us
IMDb: 7.4
105

Film version of the 72 hour Passion play performed in Port Talbot, Wales during Easter 2011

Genre: Drama, History
Syberiada polska

Syberiada polska

Syberiada polska
IMDb: 7.5
125

An epic tale of Poles, Ukrainians, Jews who are deported to Russia. Their fate is shown from the perspective of a young boy Staszek, who goes to Siberia with his…

The Battle of the Sexes

The Battle of the Sexes

The Battle of the Sexes
IMDb: 7.9
N/A

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Le métis de Dieu

Le métis de Dieu

Le métis de Dieu
IMDb: 8.8
96

The Jewish Cardinal tells the amazing true story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants, who maintained his cultural identity as a Jew even after converting to Catholicism at…

Factory Complex

Factory Complex

Factory Complex
IMDb: 6.9
95

The drastic economic development in South Korea once surprised the rest of the world. However, behind of it was an oppression the marginalized female laborers had to endure. The film…

What History Forgot

What History Forgot

What History Forgot
IMDb: 7.8
N/A

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Bushi no kondate

Bushi no kondate

Bushi no kondate
IMDb: 6.4
122

Set within the Kaga Domain in the Edo Period. Oharu is an excellent cook and recognized for her skills. Due to her cooking talents, she marries Yasunobu, who is an…

Genre: Drama, History
Banana Bike Bloodbath

Banana Bike Bloodbath

Banana Bike Bloodbath
IMDb: N/A
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The Pacific War in Color

The Pacific War in Color

The Pacific War in Color
IMDb: 7.6
N/A

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Genre: History