History

Gangs of New York
7.5

Gangs of New York

Dec. 14, 2002

Gangs of New York

It’s 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic ...
Gandhi
8.0

Gandhi

Nov. 30, 1982

Gandhi

In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of ...
Hotel Rwanda
8.1

Hotel Rwanda

Sep. 11, 2004

Hotel Rwanda

Inspired by true events, this film takes place in Rwanda in the 1990s when more than a million Tutsis were killed in a genocide that went mostly ...
Lawrence of Arabia
8.3

Lawrence of Arabia

Dec. 10, 1962

Lawrence of Arabia

The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence’s mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First ...
Lincoln
7.3

Lincoln

Nov. 09, 2012

Lincoln

The revealing story of the 16th US President’s tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of ...
Malcolm X
7.7

Malcolm X

Nov. 18, 1992

Malcolm X

A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the ...
Ip Man 2
7.5

Ip Man 2

Apr. 21, 2010

Ip Man 2

Having defeated the best fighters of the Imperial Japanese army in occupied Shanghai, Ip Man and his family settle in post-war Hong ...
Apollo 13
7.6

Apollo 13

Jun. 30, 1995

Apollo 13

The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, ...
Harakiri
8.7

Harakiri

Sep. 15, 1962

Harakiri

Aging samurai Hanshiro Tsugumo arrives at the home of Kageyu Saito and asks to commit a ritual suicide on the property, which Saito thinks is a ...
12 Years a Slave
8.1

12 Years a Slave

Oct. 18, 2013

12 Years a Slave

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as ...
Zero Dark Thirty
7.4

Zero Dark Thirty

Dec. 19, 2012

Zero Dark Thirty

A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of ...
We Were Soldiers
7.1

We Were Soldiers

Mar. 01, 2002

We Were Soldiers

The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it.
The Way Back
7.3

The Way Back

Sep. 03, 2010

The Way Back

Peter Weir’s follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of ...
Agora
7.2

Agora

May. 17, 2009

Agora

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn ...
Gold
5.6

Gold

Nov. 10, 2017

Gold

Spanish soldiers battle indigenous tribes and their own brutal natures as they search for a legendary city built of gold.
Outlaw King
6.9

Outlaw King

Nov. 09, 2018

Outlaw King

Forced into exile by the English after being crowned King of Scotland, legendary warrior Robert the Bruce fights to reclaim the throne.
Tolkien
6.8

Tolkien

May. 03, 2019

Tolkien

England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong ...
Papillon
7.1

Papillon

Sep. 07, 2017

Papillon

Henri “Papillon” Charrière, a safecracker from the Parisian underworld, is wrongfully convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal ...
The Emperor of Paris
6.3

The Emperor of Paris

Dec. 19, 2018

The Emperor of Paris

Paris, France, early 19th century. The legendary convict François Vidocq lives in disguise trying to escape from a tragic past that torments him. ...
Vice
7.2

Vice

Dec. 25, 2018

Vice

George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to ...
A Nightingale Falling
5.1

A Nightingale Falling

Sep. 12, 2014

A Nightingale Falling

Set against a backdrop of a turbulent, war-torn Ireland in the early 1920’s, this is a story of three people and the unfolding events from a ...
Troy
7.2

Troy

May. 03, 2004

Troy

In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to ...
The Dirt
7.0

The Dirt

Mar. 22, 2019

The Dirt

The story of Mötley Crüe and their rise from the Sunset Strip club scene of the early 1980s to superstardom.
On Wings of Eagles
5.5

On Wings of Eagles

Nov. 03, 2017

On Wings of Eagles

Eric Liddell – China’s first gold medalist and one of Scotland’s greatest athletes – returns to war-torn China.
Balloon
7.6

Balloon

Sep. 27, 2018

Balloon

Two families attempt a daredevil plan to escape the GDR with a homemade hot air balloon, but it crashes just before the border. The Stasi finds ...
Kesari
7.4

Kesari

Mar. 21, 2019

Kesari

In 1897, an army of 21 Sikhs battles 10,000 Afghans to prevent the Saragarhi Fort from being taken down.
15 Minutes of War
6.2

15 Minutes of War

Jan. 30, 2019

15 Minutes of War

February 1976. Somalian rebels hijack a school bus carrying 21 French children and their teacher in Djibouti City. When the terrorists drive it ...
The Current War
6.4

The Current War

Jul. 26, 2019

The Current War

Electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse compete to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people
The Viking War
5.8

The Viking War

Oct. 15, 2019

The Viking War

Ingrid and her siblings are on the run from the Beserkers who have begun invading the villages, taking over, savagely using the residents on a ...
The Kill Team
5.9

The Kill Team

Oct. 17, 2019

The Kill Team

When Andrew Briggman—a young soldier in the US invasion of Afghanistan—witnesses other recruits killing innocent civilians under the direction of ...