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Savannah 2013

SAVANNAH is the true story of Ward Allen, a romantic and bombastic character who rejects his plantation heritage for the freedom of life on a river. Ward navigates the change of early 20th century America on the wrong side of the law and society, his loyal friend, a freed slave named Christmas Moultrie, at his side. Master of Shakespeare, and the shotgun that provides Savannah's markets with fowl, Ward fights for his rights as a hunter. His charisma and eloquent rhetoric win the heart of a society woman who defies her father to marry him. An elderly Moultrie tells the story of life on the river with his friend to a little boy, who passes the legendary Ward Allen down to the next generation.

Category: Drama, Family, History

Stars: Jim Caviezel,Chiwetel Ejiofor,Jaimie Alexander,Bradley Whitford

6.0 IMDB Rating 2,801 Views
The Silent Mountain 2014

How war affects the people in the spectacular Dolomiti Mountains at the outbreak of WWI between Italy and Austria-Hungary in 1915.

Category: Adventure, Drama, History

Stars: William Moseley,Eugenia Costantini,Claudia Cardinale,Werner Daehn

5.4 IMDB Rating 2,587 Views
Hidden Figures 2016

The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe

7.8 IMDB Rating 93 Views
The 300 Spartans 1962

Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of them his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,000. The actual heroism of those who stood (and ultimately died) with Leonidas helped shape the course of Western Civilization, allowing the Greek city states time to organize an army which repelled the Persians. Set in 480 BC.

Category: Adventure, Drama, History

Stars: Richard Egan,Ralph Richardson,Diane Baker,Barry Coe,David Farrar,Donald Houston,Anna Synodinou,Kieron Moore,John Crawford,Robert Brown,Laurence Naismith,Anne Wakefield,Ivan Triesault,Charles Fawcett,Michalis Nikolinakos

6.7 IMDB Rating 4,569 Views
Jogi 2022

Amid tension in 1980s India, three friends of different faiths unite in a noble yet dangerous effort to save hundreds in their town.

Category: Drama, History, Thriller

Stars: Diljit Dosanjh, Amyra Dastur, Mohd. Zeeshan Ayyub

8.2 IMDB Rating 372 Views
Des
Des 2020–

In 1983 Scottish serial killer Dennis Nilsen is arrested after the discovery of human remains which have blocked a drain near his London home.

Category: Crime, Drama, History, TV Mini

Stars: David Tennant, Daniel Mays, Jason Watkins, Ron Cook

8.5 IMDB Rating 7,354 Views
Katyn 2007

An examination of the Soviet slaughter of thousands of Polish officers and citizens in the Katyn forest in 1940.

Category: Drama, History, War

Stars: Andrzej Chyra, Maja Ostaszewska, Artur Zmijewski

7.0 IMDB Rating 281 Views
The Day of the Siege: September Eleven 1683 2012

In the summer of 1683, 300,000 warriors of the Ottoman Empire began the siege of Vienna. The fall of the city would have opened the way to conquer Europe. On September 11. was the main battle between the Polish cavalry and the Turks.

Category: Drama, History, War

Stars: F. Murray Abraham, Enrico Lo Verso, Jerzy Skolimowski

4.3 IMDB Rating 2,993 Views
Wolf Hall 2015

After the downfall of Cardinal Wolsey, his secretary, Thomas Cromwell, finds himself amongst the treachery and intrigue of King Henry VIII's court and soon becomes a close advisor to the King, a role fraught with danger.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Mark Rylance, Damian Lewis, Claire Foy

8.1 IMDB Rating 280 Views
Image of Victory 2021

Inspired by true events in 1948. Hassanin, an Egyptian filmmaker, is tasked with documenting a raid on the isolated kibbutz Nitzanim. When the kibbutz learns of the impending army raid, Mira, a young but valiant mother, is forced ...

Category: Drama, History, War

Stars: Joy Rieger, Amir Khoury, Ala Dakka

7.3 IMDB Rating 413 Views
The Bombardment 2021

On March 21st, 1945, the British Royal Air Force set out on a mission to bomb Gestapo's headquarters in Copenhagen. The raid had fatal consequences as some of the bombers accidentally targeted a school and more than 120 people were k

Category: Drama, History, War

Stars: Alex Høgh Andersen, Danica Curcic, Susse Wold

7.4 IMDB Rating 1,004 Views
The Halcyon 2017

The story of a bustling and glamorous five star hotel at the center of London society and a world at war.

Category: Drama, History, War

Stars: Annabelle Apsion, Mark Benton, Jamie Blackley

7.4 IMDB Rating 5,140 Views
Recount 2008

A chronicle of the weeks after the 2000 U.S. Presidential election, and the subsequent recounts in Florida.

Category: Drama, History

Stars: Kevin Spacey, Bob Balaban, Denis Leary

7.3 IMDB Rating 147 Views
Untold: The Rise and Fall of AND1 2022

Category: Documentary, History, Sport

245 Views
Alone In Berlin 2016

After a Nazi German working class couple loses their son in World War II, they decide to retaliate by secretly leafletting handwritten cards in Berlin denouncing their government.

Category: Drama, History, War

Stars: Emma Thompson, Daniel Brühl, Brendan Gleeson

6.5 IMDB Rating 174 Views
Phantom 2013

The haunted Captain of a Soviet submarine holds the fate of the world in his hands. Forced to leave his family behind, he is charged with leading a covert mission cloaked in mystery.

Category: Drama, History, Thriller

Stars: Ed Harris, Julian Adams, David Duchovny

5.9 IMDB Rating 388 Views
Zodiac 2007

Between 1968 and 1983, a San Francisco cartoonist becomes an amateur detective obsessed with tracking down the Zodiac Killer, an unidentified individual who terrorizes Northern California with a killing spree.

Category: Crime, Drama, History

Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo

7.7 IMDB Rating 12,047 Views
War & Peace 2016

As the Russian conflict with Napoleon reaches its peak, five aristocratic families face the possibility of their lives being changed forever.

Category: Drama, History, Romantic

Stars: Paul Dano, James Norton, Lily James

8.1 IMDB Rating 1,241 Views
Zero Dark Thirty 2012

Maya is a CIA operative whose first experience is in the interrogation of prisoners following the Al Qaeda attacks against the U.S. on the 11th September 2001. She is a reluctant participant in extreme duress applied to the detainees, but believes that the truth may only be obtained through such tactics. For several years, she is single-minded in her pursuit of leads to uncover the whereabouts of Al Qaeda's leader, Osama Bin Laden. Finally, in 2011, it appears that her work will pay off, and a U.S. Navy SEAL team is sent to kill or capture Bin Laden. But only Maya is confident Bin Laden is where she says he is.

Category: Drama, History, Thriller

Stars: Jason Clarke,Reda Kateb,Jessica Chastain,Kyle Chandler

7.4 IMDB Rating 8,223 Views
Deepwater Horizon 2016

A dramatization of the disaster in April 2010, when the offshore drilling rig called the Deepwater Horizon exploded, resulting in the worst oil spill in American history.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Douglas M. Griffin

7,1 IMDB Rating 3,196 Views