HISTORY Movies and Tvshows - Page 2

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

The Empire (2021-)

IMDb: 4.7
2021–

The series focuses on the rise and fall of Mughal Empire through generations from Babur to Aurangzeb

The Condemned of Altona (1962)

IMDb: 6.8
1962

A maddened German war criminal lives in a secluded house owned by his rich father who lets him think the war is still on 20 years after the fact

The Last Kingdom

IMDb: 8.4
2015–

As Alfred the Great defends his kingdom from Norse invaders, Uhtred born a Saxon but raised by Vikings seeks to claim his ancestral birthright

The Tudors

IMDb: 8.1
2007–2010

A dramatic series about the reign and marriages of King Henry VIII

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

Ulysses (1954)

IMDb: 6.7
1954

A movie adaptation of Homers second epic, that depicts Ulysses efforts to return to his home after the end of ten years of war

Dunkirk (2017)

IMDb: 7.8
2017

Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Commonwealth and Empire, and France are surrounded by the German Army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II

Rise of Empires: Ottoman (2020)

IMDb: 7.9
2020

Ottoman Sultan Mehmed II wages an epic campaign to take the Byzantine capital of Constantinople and shapes the course of history for centuries

The Woman King (2022)

IMDb: N/A
2022

A historical epic inspired by the true events that happened in The Kingdom of Dahomey, one of the most powerful states of Africa in the 18th and 19th centuries

Babylon (2022)

IMDb: N/A
2022

A tale of outsized ambition and outrageous excess, it traces the rise and fall of multiple characters during an era of unbridled decadence and depravity in early Hollywood

Yaathisai (2023)

IMDb: 7.4
2023

A periodical fiction based on the 7th century Pandiyan prince Ranadheeran who ruled during a time when the Chola dynasty lost its power and its people were forced to live in the woods

Braveheart (1995)

IMDb: 8.3
1995

Scottish warrior William Wallace leads his countrymen in a rebellion to free his homeland from the tyranny of King Edward I of England

Rome

IMDb: 8.7
2005–2007

A down to earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic

Boardwalk Empire (2010 2014)

IMDb: 8.5
2010–2014

An Atlantic City politician plays both sides of the law by conspiring with gangsters during the Prohibition era

Shirley (2024)

IMDb: N/A
2024

Biographical film about Shirley Chisholm, Americas first Black congresswoman

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

Greyhound (2020)

IMDb: 7.0
2020

Several months after the U S entry into World War II, an inexperienced U S Navy commander must lead an Allied convoy being stalked by a German submarine wolf pack

Taj Divided by Blood (2023-)

IMDb: 7.0
2023–

Follows the dark side of the story of the Mughal empire and its emperors

Battle 360 (2008-)

IMDb: 8.3
2008–

This series chronicles the illustrious battle history of the U S S Enterprise which played a critical role in World War Two and for a time was the only carrier defending the Pacific Theater from domination by Japan

Black Cake (2023-)

IMDb: N/A
2023–

Bride Covey disappears in the shore, under unknown circumstances or reasons A flash drive will change the life of Eleanor Bennett, years later

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

The Borgias (1981)

IMDb: 7.4
1981

The ruthless Rodrigo Borgia intends to become Pope and will not let anything stand in his way

Transatlantic (2023-)

IMDb: N/A
2023–

An American journalist who, during 13 months spent in France in 1940 41, managed to arrange safe passage out of France and on to the U S for more than 2,000 refugees who were in danger of losing their lives

Nail Bomber Manhunt (2021)

IMDb: 6.3
2021

This documentary tells the story of the 1999 London bombings that targeted minority communities, and the race to find the far right extremist behind them

Ferrari (2023)

IMDb: 6.6
2023

Set in the summer of 1957, with Enzo Ferraris auto empire in crisis, the ex racer turned entrepreneur pushes himself and his drivers to the edge as they launch into the Mille Miglia, a treacherous 1,000 mile race across Italy

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (2008)

IMDb: 7.8
2008

Through the innocent eyes of Bruno, the eight year old son of the commandant at a German concentration camp, a forbidden friendship with a Jewish boy on the other side of the camp fence has startling and unexpected consequences

Monogamish (2014)

IMDb: 6.3
2014

Recovering from a very public divorce, independent filmmaker and Italian Prince Tao Ruspoli takes to the road to talk to his relatives, advice columnists, psychologists, historians, anthropologists, artists, philosophers, sex workers

The Three Musketeers DArtagnan (2023)

IMDb: 7.0
2023

DArtagnan arrives in Paris trying to find his attackers after being left for dead, which leads him to a real war where the future of France is at stake He aligns himself with Athos, Porthos and Aramis, three musketeers of the King

The Riot (2023)

IMDb: 6.7
2023

In 1907, the miners in Sulitjelma in Fauske in Nordland made a famous rebellion against greedy mine owners

Redeeming Love (2022)

IMDb: N/A
2022

Sold into prostitution as a child, Angel knows nothing but betrayal Can her heart ever be mended Based upon the novel by Francine Rivers

Midway (2019)

IMDb: 6.7
2019

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

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

Joseph: King of Dreams (2000)

IMDb: 6.5
2000

A prophet who has the ability to interpret dreams is sold into slavery in Egypt, where people learn of his gifts

The Spy (2017 )

IMDb: 7.9
2019

Based on the life of the Israeli spy, Eli Cohen

Quo vadis, Aida? (2020)

IMDb: 7.9
2020

Aida is a translator for the UN in the small town of Srebrenica When the Serbian army takes over the town, her family is among the thousands of citizens looking for shelter in the UN camp