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Yosi the Regretful Spy 2022–

An Argentinean intelligence agent infiltrates the Jewish community to gather information that is then allegedly used to perpetrate two of the worst terrorist attacks in Latin American history, leaving over 100 dead.

Category: Drama, History, Thriller

Stars: Carla Quevedo, Daniel Kuzniecka, Minerva Casero

8,8 IMDB Rating 694 Views
The Gathering Storm 2002

Winston Churchill's wilderness years prior to World War II, when only he could see the threat that Adolf Hitler and a rearmed Germany posed to Europe.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Albert Finney, Vanessa Redgrave, Jim Broadbent, Linus Roache

7.5 IMDB Rating 244 Views
Redeeming Love 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.

Category: Drama, History, Romantic

Stars: Abigail Cowen, Tom Lewis, Famke Janssen

6.9 IMDB Rating 1,464 Views
The Rising Hawk 2019

The Mongol Empire had grown to the largest the world had ever known. It's armies now laid siege to much of Eastern Europe. A small village fights for freedom in the frontier landscape of the Carpathian Mountains.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Tommy Flanagan, Robert Patrick, Alison Doody, Poppy Drayton

5.9 IMDB Rating 4,351 Views
Einstein and Eddington 2008

Drama about the development of Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity, and Einstein's relationship with British scientist Sir Arthur Eddington, the first physicist to experimentally prove his ideas.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: David Tennant, Richard McCabe, Patrick Kennedy, Ben Uttley

7.3 IMDB Rating 195 Views
The Last Kingdom 2015–2022

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

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Eliza Butterworth, Alexander Dreymon, Arnas Fedaravicius

8.4 IMDB Rating 114,472 Views
Sisi 2021–

"Sisi" follows the extraordinary life of empress Elisabeth of Austria. Modern, honest, and authentic. Told from the perspective of her closest confidants, the series takes a new look at the empress' life and reveals a multi-layered w

Category: Drama, History

Stars: Marcus Grüsser, Dominique Devenport, Jannik Schümann

6.5 IMDB Rating 1,025 Views
The Electrical Life of Louis Wain 2021

English artist Louis Wain rises to prominence at the end of the 19th century for his surreal cat paintings that seemed to reflect his declining sanity.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Claire Foy, Andrea Riseborough

6.9 IMDB Rating 1,138 Views
Heirs to the Land 2022–

Resourceful young Hugo Llor works to make a name for himself in 14th-century Barcelona while keeping a vow he made to the Estanyol family.

Category: Drama, History

Stars: David Solans,Bruna Cusí,Manel Sans

7.4 IMDB Rating 319 Views
The Lost Legion 2014

After years of decline, the Roman Empire is desperate to recapture its past. Amidst war and political confusion, Urbina Prima schemes to make her son, Cassius, the next emperor. The only thing standing in their way is Maximus, a once great Roman commander with his own dreams of nobility. Can Rome reclaim its glory, or will the chaos lead to civil war?

Category: Action, Adventure, History

Stars: Tom McKay,Michelle Lukes,Brian Caspe,Jim High

3.0 IMDB Rating 4,122 Views
1939 Battle of Westerplatte 2013

September 1st, 1939. German battleship Schleswig-Holstein marks the start of World War II by firing on the garrison stationed at the Westerplatte peninsula in Poland.

Category: Drama, History, War

Stars: Michal Zebrowski,Robert Zoledziewski,Jan Englert,Piotr Adamczyk

4.9 IMDB Rating 4,036 Views
Jamestown

1619, Virginia: on what feels like the edge of the world sits the first British colony of Jamestown. For 12 years, it has been populated only by men, but the settlement is shaken up when the first women, including Alice, Verity and Jocelyn, land in this breathtaking wilderness. The new arrivals make an immediate impact and are thrust into a new world of love, desire, power and survival. While love triangles, bitter rivalries and fierce competition cause conflict for the residents, ultimately they are bound together by their resolute will to survive and thrive in their new lives.

Category: Drama, History

6.7 IMDB Rating 27,172 Views
Dirty Lines 2022–

In 1980s Amsterdam, a family starts the first-ever phone sex line but being in the business of sexual desires leads them to question their own.

Category: Drama, History

Stars: Charlie Chan Dagelet, Abbey Hoes, Benja Bruijning

265 Views
Utvandrarna 2021

Based on the book by Vilhelm Moberg (published in 1949) depicting a few people emigrating from Sweden to the United States in the 1840 - early 1850.

Category: Drama, History

Stars: Gustaf Skarsgård, Sofia Helin, Stig Henrik Hoff

7.0 IMDB Rating 1,579 Views
Surviving the Mount St. Helens Disaster 2020

The remarkable story of the Mount St. Helen's volcanic eruption of 1980 told by first hand witnesses who survived and using rare remastered archive material.

Category: Documentary, History

7.7 IMDB Rating 551 Views
Testament of Youth 2014

A long, long time ago, back in the spring of 1914, they were so happy together. There was Vera Brittain, an upper class girl with ideas of her own; and her bright brother Edward; and his group of friends among whom Roland Leighton, wonderful, handsome, sensitive Roland Vera had fallen for... Always having great times together talking, laughing, exchanging ideas, walking, eating, swimming together; all of them envisioning the glittering future they deserved: Vera, despite her father's opposition, would study at Oxford, marry Roland and be a famous writer; Roland, as for him, would be acclaimed as a great poet while Edward and his friends would each become a prominent figure in his respective field... But then came that fateful day on 4 August 1914 when Britain declared war on Germany. All those beautiful dreams were to be shattered one after the other. All except one: Vera wound up becoming a writer... A writer but a pacifist as well.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Alicia Vikander,Taron Egerton,Colin Morgan,Dominic West

7.3 IMDB Rating 4,247 Views
Dark Angel 2016

A two-part drama about the Victorian serial killer Mary Ann Cotton.

Category: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller

Stars: Joanne Froggatt, Alun Armstrong, Isla McMonigle

6.7 IMDB Rating 5,841 Views
Women Of The Movement 2021–

An anthology series that chronicles the civil rights movement as told by the women behind it.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Adrienne Warren, Cedric Joe, Timothy Hutton

6.8 IMDB Rating 846 Views
The Longest Day 1962

The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: John Wayne, Robert Ryan, Richard Burton

7.8 IMDB Rating 3,944 Views
Truth 2015

Newsroom drama detailing the 2004 CBS 60 Minutes report investigating then-President George W. Bush's military service, and the subsequent firestorm of criticism that cost anchor Dan Rather and producer Mary Mapes their careers.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Cate Blanchett, Robert Redford, Dennis Quaid

6.8 IMDB Rating 258 Views