History Movies
HD Go for Broke! (1951)

Go for Broke! (1951)

Go for Broke! (1951)
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IMDb: 6.7
92

A tribute to the U.S. 442nd Regimental Combat Team, formed in 1943 by Presidential permission with Japanese-American volunteers. We follow the training of a platoon under the rueful command of…

USA,
HD Tomahawk (1951)

Tomahawk (1951)

Tomahawk (1951)
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IMDb: 6.3
82

In 1866, a new gold discovery and an inconclusive conference force the U.S. Army to build a road and fort in territory ceded by previous treaty to the Sioux…to the…

USA,
HD Saraband for Dead Lovers (1948)

Saraband for Dead Lovers (1948)

Saraband for Dead Lovers (1948)
HD
IMDb: 6.8
96

Sophie Dorothea is a young woman forced into a loveless marriage with Prince George Louis of Hanover. George Louis is later crowned King George I of England. Despairing of ever…

UK,
Genre: Drama, History
HD The Trench (1999)

The Trench (1999)

The Trench (1999)
HD
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…

France, UK,
Genre: History, War
HD The Count of Monte Cristo Part 1 – The Prisoner of Kastell (1943)

The Count of Monte Cristo Part 1 – The Prisoner of Kastell (1943)

The Count of Monte Cristo Part 1 – The Prisoner of Kastell (1943)
HD
IMDb: 7.1
90

Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the notorious island prison, Chateau d’If. While…

France, Italy,
HD When the Last Sword Is Drawn (2003)

When the Last Sword Is Drawn (2003)

When the Last Sword Is Drawn (2003)
HD
IMDb: 7.5
137

Kanichiro Yoshimura is a Samurai and Family man who can no longer support his wife and children on the the low pay he receives from his small town clan, he…

Japan,
HD Donner Party: The Musical (2013)

Donner Party: The Musical (2013)

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

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

USA,
Genre: History, Music
HD Tanz auf dem Vulkan (1938)

Tanz auf dem Vulkan (1938)

Tanz auf dem Vulkan (1938)
HD
IMDb: 6.7
86

Paris, 1830: Jean-Gaspard Debureau performs on the stage and delights his audience with song, wit and charm. He is, however, very unpopular with King Charles X, who is the target…

Germany,
Genre: Drama, History
HD Lenin in October (1937)

Lenin in October (1937)

Lenin in October (1937)
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IMDb: 6.3
93

Commissioned by Josef Stalin to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Soviet Revolution, Lenin in October was the first of Russian director Mikhail Romm’s tributes to the Marxist visionary who…

Soviet Union,
Genre: Drama, History
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…

USA,
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….

USA,
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…

Germany,
Genre: Drama, History
HD The 24th (2020)

The 24th (2020)

The 24th (2020)
HD
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…

N/A,
Genre: Drama, History
HD The Hunchback of Paris (1959)

The Hunchback of Paris (1959)

The Hunchback of Paris (1959)
HD
IMDb: 6.9
105

Duke Philippe de Nevers is an influential and popular man who is married to a beautiful wife called Aurore. His rival Philippe de Gonzague hates him enough to organise an…

France, Italy,
HD The Bridge (1959)

The Bridge (1959)

The Bridge (1959)
HD
IMDb: 8.0
103

A group of German boys are ordered to protect a small bridge in their home village during the waning months of the second world war. Truckloads of defeated, cynical Wehrmacht…

West Germany,
Genre: Drama, History, War
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…

USA, Cambodia,
HD The Human Condition I: No Greater Love (1959)

The Human Condition I: No Greater Love (1959)

The Human Condition I: No Greater Love (1959)
HD
IMDb: 8.5
206

A Japanese pacifist, unable to face the dire consequences of conscientious objection, is transformed by his attempts to compromise with the demands of war-time Japan.

Japan,
Genre: Drama, History, War
HD The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)

The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)

The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)
HD
IMDb: 7.4
180

The true, harrowing story of a young Jewish girl who, with her family and their friends, is forced into hiding in an attic in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam.

USA,
Genre: Drama, History
HD Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)

Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)

Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)
HD
IMDb: 7.9
92

The deep conversation between a Japanese architect and a French actress forms the basis of this celebrated French film, considered one of the vanguard productions of the French New Wave….

France, Japan,
HD Ben-Hur (1959)

Ben-Hur (1959)

Ben-Hur (1959)
HD
IMDb: 8.1
222

Judah Ben-Hur, a Palestinian Jew, is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an inspirational encounter with Jesus…

USA,
HD Jane Austen: Behind Closed Doors (2017)

Jane Austen: Behind Closed Doors (2017)

Jane Austen: Behind Closed Doors (2017)
HD
IMDb: 7.3
59

Historian Lucy Worsley visits the places and houses in England where Jane Austen spent time and which served as inspiration for the settings of her novels.

UK,
HD The Buccaneer (1958)

The Buccaneer (1958)

The Buccaneer (1958)
HD
IMDb: 6.5
119

During the War of 1812 against Britain: General Andrew Jackson has only 1,200 men left to defend New Orleans when he learns that a British fleet will arrive with 60…

USA,
HD Machine-Gun Kelly (1958)

Machine-Gun Kelly (1958)

Machine-Gun Kelly (1958)
HD
IMDb: 6.2
83

George Kelly is angry at the world and scared to death of dying. A career bank robber, Kelly gets his confidence from his Thompson SMG and his girl Flo. After…

USA,
HD Les Misérables (1958)

Les Misérables (1958)

Les Misérables (1958)
HD
IMDb: 7.5
210

Victor Hugo’s monumental novel Les Miserables has been filmed so often that sometimes it’s hard to tell one version from another. One of the best and most faithful adaptations is…

France, Italy, East Germany,
Genre: Drama, History
HD A Night to Remember (1958)

A Night to Remember (1958)

A Night to Remember (1958)
HD
IMDb: 7.9
123

The sinking of the Titanic is presented in a highly realistic fashion in this tense British drama. The disaster is portrayed largely from the perspective of the ocean liner’s second…

UK,
HD Ivan the Terrible, Part II: The Boyars’ Plot (1958)

Ivan the Terrible, Part II: The Boyars’ Plot (1958)

Ivan the Terrible, Part II: The Boyars’ Plot (1958)
HD
IMDb: 7.9
86

This is the second part of a projected three-part epic biopic of Russian Czar Ivan Grozny, undertaken by Soviet film-maker Sergei Eisenstein at the behest of Josef Stalin. Production of…

Soviet Union,
Genre: Drama, History
HD The Vikings (1958)

The Vikings (1958)

The Vikings (1958)
HD
IMDb: 7.1
111

Einar, brutal son of Ragnar and future heir to his throne tangles with Eric, a wily slave, for the hand of a beautiful English maiden.

USA,
HD Band of Angels (1957)

Band of Angels (1957)

Band of Angels (1957)
HD
IMDb: 6.6
125

Living in Kentucky prior to the Civil War, Amantha Starr is a privileged young woman. Her widower father, a wealthy plantation owner, dotes on her and he sends her to…

USA,
HD The One That Got Away (1957)

The One That Got Away (1957)

The One That Got Away (1957)
HD
IMDb: 7.2
111

Based on the true story of Oberleutnant Franz von Werra, the only german prisoner of war captured in Britain to escape back to Germany during the Second World War.

UK,
Genre: Drama, History, War
HD Sword of God (2020)

Sword of God (2020)

Sword of God (2020)
HD
IMDb: 5.4
104

In the early Middle Ages, two Christian knights set off to christen a small pagan village hidden deep in the mountains. Despite the differences in their views and perspectives on…

Belgium, Poland,
HD The Pride and the Passion (1957)

The Pride and the Passion (1957)

The Pride and the Passion (1957)
HD
IMDb: 5.7
125

During the Napoleonic Wars, when the French have occupied Spain, some Spanish guerrilla soldiers are going to move a big cannon across Spain in order to help the British defeat…

USA,
HD Smoke & Mirrors (2016)

Smoke & Mirrors (2016)

Smoke & Mirrors (2016)
HD
IMDb: 6.9
123

A tale of cheats and impostors, taking its inspiration from true facts and from one of the most intriguing characters of recent decades: the spy Francisco Paesa.

Spain,
HD The Spirit of St. Louis (1957)

The Spirit of St. Louis (1957)

The Spirit of St. Louis (1957)
HD
IMDb: 7.2
135

Charles ‘Slim’ Lindbergh struggles to finance and design an airplane that will make his New York to Paris flight the first solo transatlantic crossing.

USA,
HD Sissi: The Fateful Years of an Empress (1957)

Sissi: The Fateful Years of an Empress (1957)

Sissi: The Fateful Years of an Empress (1957)
HD
IMDb: 6.6
109

After a wonderful time in Hungary Sissi falls extremely ill and must retreat to a Mediterranean climate to rest. The young empress’ mother takes her from Austria to recover in…

Austria,
HD Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot (2020)

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot (2020)

Arthur & Merlin: Knights of Camelot (2020)
HD
IMDb: N/A
N/A

King Arthur returns home after fighting the Roman Empire. His illegitimate son has corrupted the throne of Camelot and King Arthur must reunite with the wizard Merlin and the Knights…

UK,
HD Throne of Blood (1957)

Throne of Blood (1957)

Throne of Blood (1957)
HD
IMDb: 8.1
108

Returning to their lord’s castle, samurai warriors Washizu and Miki are waylaid by a spirit who predicts their futures. When the first part of the spirit’s prophecy comes true, Washizu’s…

Japan,
Genre: Drama, History
HD The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
HD
IMDb: 8.1
161

The classic story of English POWs in Burma forced to build a bridge to aid the war effort of their Japanese captors. British and American intelligence officers conspire to blow…

UK, USA,
Genre: Drama, History, War
HD A Hill in Korea (1956)

A Hill in Korea (1956)

A Hill in Korea (1956)
HD
IMDb: 6.2
80

Based on real events, A Hill in Korea charts the fortunes of a small group of British soldiers serving in the Korean War. Out on a routine patrol, the soldiers…

UK,
Genre: Drama, History, War
HD The Swan (1956)

The Swan (1956)

The Swan (1956)
HD
IMDb: 6.5
104

Princess Beatrice’s days of enjoying the regal life are numbered unless her only daughter, Princess Alexandra, makes a good impression on a distant cousin when he pays a surprise visit…

USA,
HD Michael Strogoff (1956)

Michael Strogoff (1956)

Michael Strogoff (1956)
HD
IMDb: 6.2
108

After the death of his wife and his son, Michael, an intrepid Russian imperial army officer, lost the joy of living. His family has been the victim of an attack…

France, West Germany, Italy, Yugoslavia,