HISTORY Movies and Tvshows

Curiosa (2019)

IMDb: 5.4
2019

A passionate love story set against a backdrop of sexual freedom, loosely based on the relationship between 19th century authors Pierre Lous and Marie de Regnier

The Concubine (2012)

IMDb: 6.1
2012

A tragic love triangle story between Hwa Yeon, a daughter of a nobleman, her true love Kwon Yoo, a servant and the man who will be King, Prince Sungwon

The Key (1983)

IMDb: 5.4
1983

In 1940s Venice, after twenty years of marriage, a Professor and his younger wife witness the passion wane Now, all that remains is to confess the rousing thoughts to an elaborate diary hoping to break free from ties and inhibitions

Caligula (1979)

IMDb: 5.3
1979

Details the graphic and shocking but undeniably tragic story of Romes most infamous Caesar, Gaius Germanicus Caligula

Augustine (2012)

IMDb: 6.0
2012

A look at the relationship between pioneering 19th century French neurologist Dr Jean Martin Charcot and his star teenage patient, kitchen maid who is left partially paralyzed after a seizure

Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love (1996)

IMDb: 6.0
1996

Two female friends become sexual rivals at maturity

A Frozen Flower (2008)

IMDb: 7.1
2008

A historical drama set in the Koryo dynasty and focused on the relationship between a king and his bodyguard

Marvel 75 Years From Pulp to Pop (2014)

IMDb: 7.0
2014

Emily Vancamp hosts this one of a kind experience showing the history and development of Marvel from the first comic book to the latest blockbuster hit

The Treacherous (2015)

IMDb: 6.1
2015

The story of Joseons tyrant king Yeonsan who exploits the populace for his own carnal pleasures, his seemingly loyal retainer who controls him and all court dealings, and a woman who seeks vengeance

Tulip Fever (2017)

IMDb: 6.2
2017

An artist falls for a young married woman while hes commissioned to paint her portrait during the Tulip mania of seventeenth century Amsterdam

A Story from Chikamatsu (1954)

IMDb: 8.1
1954

Ishun is a wealthy, but unsympathetic, master printer who has wrongly accused his wife and best employee of being lovers To escape punishment, the accused run away together, but Ishun is certain to be ruined if word gets out

Jodhaa Akbar (2008)

IMDb: 7.6
2008

A sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between a great Mughal emperor, Akbar, and a Rajput princess, Jodha

Troy 2004

IMDb: 7.2
2004

An adaptation of Homers great epic, the film follows the assault on Troy by the united Greek forces and chronicles the fates of the men involved

Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

IMDb: 8.1
2016

World War II American Army Medic Desmond T Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot

Mission Mangal (2019)

IMDb: 6.5
2019

Based on true events of the Indian Space Research Organisation ISRO successfully launching the Mars Orbiter Mission Mangalyaan, making it the least expensive mission to Mars

The Decameron (1971)

IMDb: 7.1
1971

An adaptation of nine stories from Boccaccios Decameron

Marguerite et Julien (2015)

IMDb: 5.0
2015

An aristocratic brother and sister embrace passion and hope as they flee from society A story of desire, love and death beyond all morality

Nefertiti, figlia del sole (1995)

IMDb: 5.5
1995

Tadushepa grows from a young princess from the Mitanni kingdom to the legendary Queen Nefertiti of Egypt The film starts with the discovery of her bust by a German archaeologist in 1912 and then turns the time back to the moment jus

Born a King (2019)

IMDb: 7.5
2019

An extraordinary real life story set in 1919 , BORN A KING is a coming of age story about Faisal, a 14 year old teenage Arab prince who is dispatched from the deserts of Arabia to London by his warrior father, Prince Abdul Aziz, on a

Midway (2019)

IMDb: 6.7
2019

The story of the Battle of Midway, told by the leaders and the sailors who fought it

Benedetta (2021)

IMDb: 6.7
2021

A 17th century nun in Italy suffers from disturbing religious and erotic visions She is assisted by a companion, and the relationship between the two women develops into a romantic love affair

Gaslit (2022-)

IMDb: N/A
2022–

A modern take on the 1970s political Watergate scandal centering on untold stories and forgotten characters of the time

Pearl Harbor 2001

IMDb: 6.2
2001

A tale of war and romance mixed in with history The story follows two lifelong friends and a beautiful nurse who are caught up in the horror of an infamous Sunday morning in 1941

Bel Ami (2012)

IMDb: 5.4
2012

A chronicle of a young mans rise to power in Paris via his manipulation of the citys wealthiest and most influential women

Virgin Territory (2007)

IMDb: 4.8
2007

Young Florentines take refuge from the black plague and engage in bawdy adventures and lusty exchanges

Maximilian (2016 )

IMDb: 7.5
2017–

In 1477 Charles the Bolds dies, his only child is a girl which cannot rule wo a husband Meanwhile in Austria, Emperor Frederick III and his antagonist Louis XI France battle over said marriage prospects, battles ensue, tragedy fall

Panipat (2019)

IMDb: 5.3
2019

The film is based on the third battle of Panipat which took place on the 14 of January in 1761 between the Marathas and the King of Afghanistan, Ahmad Shah Abdali

Ghost Adventures

IMDb: 7.4
2008–

Zak Bagans, Aaron Goodwin, Billy Tolley, and Jay Wasley investigate the scariest, most notorious, haunted places in the world

Private Vices, Public Pleasures (1976)

IMDb: 5.7
1976

The setting is a Central European kingdom, near the turn of the century Bored by his very proper wife, the youthful heir to the throne spends his time in amorous dalliances at a sprawling country estate His wife departs at the arri

The Crown

IMDb: 8.6
2016–

Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth IIs reign and the events that shaped the second half of the twentieth century

Lust, Caution (2007)

IMDb: 7.5
2007

During World War II era, a young woman, Wang Jiazhi, gets swept up in a dangerous game of emotional intrigue with a powerful political figure, Mr Yee

Ausencia (2017)

IMDb: 6.9
2017

A love triangle between a pioneer female writer her husband a retired military official and the love of her life, the painter Moritz Rugendas, with whom she maintains an epistolary relationship for 10 years, with few personal encou

Straight Outta Compton (2015)

IMDb: 7.8
2015

The rap group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid 1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood

Spartacus (2004)

IMDb: 6.7
2004

After he is bought by the owner of a Roman gladiator school and trained as a gladiator, a slave leads a rebellion of slaves and gladiators into revolt against Rome

The First Lady (2022-)

IMDb: N/A
2022–

In the East Wing of the White House, many of historys most impactful and world changing decisions have been hidden from view, made by Americas charismatic, complex and dynamic first ladies

Gentleman Jack (2019 )

IMDb: 8.2
2019–

A dramatization of the life of LGBTQ+ trailblazer, voracious learner, and cryptic diarist Anne Lister, who returns to Halifax, West Yorkshire in 1832, determined to transform the fate of her faded ancestral home Shibden Hall