Category: History

Joan the Maid 2: The Prisons 1994 7.3

Joan the Maid 2: The Prisons 1994

Storyline:Film about the later life of Joan Of Arc including her trial and execution.User Reviews: My only major problem with Parts 1 and 2 of La Pucelle is that, historically, the guy who was the eminence gris and st...

Joan the Maid 1: The Battles 1994 7.1

Joan the Maid 1: The Battles 1994

Storyline:A part of Joan of Arc's life. At the beginning, Jeanne (Joan) has already left Domremy, she is trying to convince a captain to escort her to the Dauphin. It ends during Jeanne's first battle, at Orleans. Mea...

Saka: The Martyrs of Nankana Sahib 2016 6.8

Saka: The Martyrs of Nankana Sahib 2016

Storyline:Based on the 1921 Nankana Sahib massacre and the events that led up to it.User Reviews:

Old Ironsides 1926 6.6

Old Ironsides 1926

Storyline:Early in the 19th century, the USS Constitution is launched as part of an effort to stop piracy in the Mediterranean. Meanwhile, a young man determined to go to sea is befriended by the bos'n of the merchant...

Toman 2018 6.6

Toman 2018

Storyline:This fascinating historical drama looks at the life of "the Czech Schindler," Zdenek Toman, a controversial figure who was an unsavory politician and dubious entrepreneur, but also the savior of hundreds of ...

Ludwig II 2012 6.1

Ludwig II 2012

Storyline:A dramatic retelling of the life of Ludwig II, King of Bavaria, one of the most fascinating monarchs of modern times. From his accession to the throne at the age of 18 to his passionate support of Richard Wa...

Mulan 2020 5.8

Mulan 2020

Storyline:During the Northern Wei Dynasty, Mulan joined the army for his father and returned with honor. Ten years later, Rouran broke the border again, and Mulan resolutely returned to the battlefield.User Reviews:

Torpedo 2019 6.6

Torpedo 2019

Storyline:During the height of World War II, commander Stan and a courageous group of resistance fighters are given a suicide mission to deliver a stolen Nazi submarine filled with atomic uranium. Hunted down by Hitle...

Return of the Hero 2018 6.5

Return of the Hero 2018

Storyline:1809, France. Captain Neuville is called to the front, leaving his future bride heartbroken. Her sister decides to write letters on his behalf to cheer her up. But it all goes south when Neuville reappears.U...

Perfect Bid: The Contestant Who Knew Too Much 2017 6.6

Perfect Bid: The Contestant Who Knew Too Much 2017

Storyline:Winner of "Best Documentary" at the Orlando FIlm Festival, "Perfect Bid" explores how Slauson became adept at recording and memorizing prices of products featured on the show since its inception in 1972, cul...

The Hiding Place 1975 7.5

The Hiding Place 1975

Storyline:Corrie and Betsie ten Boom are middle-aged sisters working in their father's watchmaker shop in pre-World War II Holland. Their uneventful lives are disrupted with the coming of the Nazis. Suspected of hidin...

The Mystery of Picasso 1956 7.7

The Mystery of Picasso 1956

Storyline:Using a specially designed transparent 'canvas' to provide an unobstructed view, Picasso creates as the camera rolls. He begins with simple works that take shape after only a single brush stroke. He then pro...

Restoration Australia TV Series 2015–2019 6.2

Restoration Australia TV Series 2015–2019

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Samson and Delilah TV Mini-Series 1996 5.9

Samson and Delilah TV Mini-Series 1996

Storyline:Mara and her husband Manoa are both upstanding and religious Israelites living under the harsh and unjust rule of the Philistines. Much to their regret, they have not been able to have children. One day, a m...

Jesus TV Mini-Series 1999 6

Jesus TV Mini-Series 1999

Storyline:Jesus dreams of a medieval battle in the name of Jesus Christ and of a dying world war soldier who, in desperation, calls out the name: Jesus. Jesus awakes, distraught. What is the meaning of this nightmare?...

Resistance Movement 2013 6.3

Resistance Movement 2013

Storyline:Three teenagers risk their lives when they commit treason to spread the truth in Nazi Germany. Based on the true story of the Helmuth Hubener group, the youngest German resistance fighters in World War II.Us...

Bodyguards and Assassins 2009 6.8

Bodyguards and Assassins 2009

Storyline:In 1905, revolutionist Sun Yat-Sen visits Hong Kong to discuss plans with Tongmenghui members to overthrow the Qing dynasty. But when they find out that assassins have been sent to kill him, they assemble a ...

Geronimo: An American Legend 1993 6.5

Geronimo: An American Legend 1993

Storyline:The Apache Indians have reluctantly agreed to settle on a US Government approved reservation. Not all the Apaches are able to adapt to the life of corn farmers. One in particular, Geronimo, is restless. Push...

Palace of Silents 2010 6.5

Palace of Silents 2010

Storyline:The Silent Movie Theater has been screening the films of the silent era for over 65 years. It was almost lost to us completely when its previous owner, Lawrence Austin, was murdered in the theater's lobby. T...

Masquerade 2012 7.8

Masquerade 2012

Storyline:Amid national chaos and fear for his life, tyrannical King Gwanghae orders his trusted councilor Heo Kyun to find a royal body double. He hires Ha-seon, a peasant mimic who bears a perfect resemblance to the...

Bajirao Mastani 2015 7.2

Bajirao Mastani 2015

Storyline:Bajirao 1, who fought over 41 major battles and many others, was reputed never to have lost a single one of them. Bajirao is described as "RANMARD" a man made of and for the battlefield. Bajirao said to his ...

Beau Brummell 1954 6.4

Beau Brummell 1954

Storyline:In nineteenth century England, Captain George Bryan "Beau" Brummell (Stewart Granger) is an upper-class dandy. He has to leave the Army after having insulted the Prince of Wales (Sir Peter Ustinov). This giv...

Catching the Sun 2015 6.7

Catching the Sun 2015

Storyline:Through the stories of workers and entrepreneurs in the U.S. and China, Catching the Sun captures the global race to lead the clean energy future. Over the course of a solar jobs training program, Catching t...

Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House 2017 6.4

Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House 2017

Storyline:1972. Following the death of fifty year FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover who the last three Presidents had considered firing, FBI outsider L. Patrick Gray is appointed Acting Director. Associate Director Mark Fe...

Young Mr. Lincoln 1939 7.6

Young Mr. Lincoln 1939

Storyline:Ten years in the life of Abraham Lincoln, before he became known to his nation and the world. He moves from a Kentucky cabin to Springfield, Illinois, to begin his law practice. He defends two men accused of...

Z 1969 8.3

Z 1969

Storyline:In a military-led country, a pacifist organization, which supports the opposition party in the government, is planning on holding an anti-military rally. The organization's leader is scheduled to arrive the ...

Dunkirk 2017 7.9

Dunkirk 2017

Storyline:Evacuation of Allied soldiers from the British Empire, and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German Army from the beaches and harbor of Dunkirk, France, between May 26- June 04, 1940, during Bat...

Victoria & Abdul 2017 6.8

Victoria & Abdul 2017

Storyline:Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal) arrives from India to participate in Queen Victoria's (Dame Judi Dench's) golden jubilee. The young clerk is surprised to find favor with the Queen. As Victoria questions the constric...

6 Days 2017 6.2

6 Days 2017

Storyline:In April 1980, armed gunmen stormed the Iranian Embassy in Princes Gate, London and took all inside hostage. Over the next six days a tense standoff took place, all the while a group of highly trained soldie...

Don’t Take me Home 2017 6.9

Don’t Take me Home 2017

Storyline:Wales haven't qualified for a major football tournament since 1958. When the young national manager, Gary Speed, tragically took his own life in 2011 a youthful side and nation was left devastated. Qualifica...