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625 content found
Warrior 2019–

During the Tong Wars in the late 1800s, Ah Sahm, a martial arts prodigy from China, immigrates to San Francisco and becomes a hatchet man for the most powerful tong in Chinatown.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Andrew Koji, Olivia Cheng, Jason Tobin

8.4 IMDB Rating 69,274 Views
Defiance 2008

Jewish brothers in Nazi-occupied Eastern Europe escape into the Belarussian forests, where they join Russian resistance fighters, and endeavor to build a village, in order to protect themselves and about one thousand Jewish non-co...

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber, Jamie Bell

7.1 IMDB Rating 6,652 Views
The Borgias 2011–2013

In the fifteenth century, Pope Alexander VI tries to control all power in Italy with the help of his several sons, through murder, intrigue, war, and marriage alliances.

Category: Crime, Drama, History

Stars: Jeremy Irons, François Arnaud, Holliday Grainger

7.9 IMDB Rating 39,615 Views
Anthropoid 2016

Based on the extraordinary true story of Operation Anthropoid, the WWII mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich, the main architect behind the Final Solution and the Reich's third in command after Hitler and Himmler.

Category: Biography, History, Thriller

Stars: Jamie Dornan, Cillian Murphy, Brian Caspe

7.2 IMDB Rating 7,713 Views
Black Hawk Down 2001

The story of 160 elite U.S. soldiers who dropped into Mogadishu in October 1993 to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord, but found themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis.

Category: Drama, History, War

Stars: Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore

7.7 IMDB Rating 11,888 Views
Marie Antoinette 2022–

Follows the famed queen Marie Antoinette, who was the last queen of France before the French Revolution.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Emilia Schüle, Louis Cunningham, Jack Archer

7.2 IMDB Rating 870 Views
George & Tammy 2022–

A look at the romance between famed country musicians George Jones and Tammy Wynette.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Jessica Chastain, Michael Shannon, Walton Goggins

8,5 IMDB Rating 2,035 Views
Romulus 2020–

The story of Romulus and his twin brother Remus, in eighth century B.C. as seen through the eyes of three people marked by death, loneliness and violence.

Category: History

Stars: Andrea Arcangeli, Marianna Fontana, Francesco Di Napoli

7.0 IMDB Rating 14,514 Views
Poldark 2015–2019

Ross Poldark returns home after American Revolutionary War and rebuilds his life with a new business venture, making new enemies and finding a new love where he least expects it.

Category: Drama, History, Romantic

Stars: Aidan Turner, Eleanor Tomlinson, Jack Farthing

8.3 IMDB Rating 626 Views
7 Days in Entebbe 2018

Inspired by the true events of the 1976 hijacking of an Air France flight en route from Tel Aviv to Paris, and the most daring rescue mission ever attempted.

Category: Crime, Drama, History

Stars: Batsheva Dance Company, Zina Zinchenko, Ben Schnetzer

5.9 IMDB Rating 4,466 Views
The Pagan King: The Battle of Death 2018

On his deathbed, the reigning king bestows power to an unexpected heir who must find strength within himself to unite his people against the violent crusades which threaten their freedom.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Edvin Endre, James Bloor, Dainis Grube

6.0 IMDB Rating 4,750 Views
Backstabbing for Beginners 2018

A young program coordinator at the United Nations stumbles upon a conspiracy involving Iraq's oil reserves.

Category: Drama, History, Thriller

Stars: Theo James, Ben Kingsley, Belçim Bilgin

6.3 IMDB Rating 5,131 Views
Rise of Empires: Ottoman 2020–2022

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

Category: History, TV Mini

Stars: Cem Yigit Uzümoglu, Tommaso Basili, Selim Bayraktar

7.9 IMDB Rating 1,572 Views
The Name of the Rose 2019–

In 1327, an enlightened friar and his young apprentice investigate a series of mysterious deaths at an abbey risking the wrath of a powerful Inquisitor. Television adaptation of Umberto Eco's novel 'The Name of the Rose'.

Category: Drama, History, Mystery

Stars: John Turturro, Rupert Everett, Damian Hardung, Fabrizio Bentivoglio

6.9 IMDB Rating 12,982 Views
Amistad 1997

In 1839, the revolt of Mende captives aboard a Spanish owned ship causes a major controversy in the United States when the ship is captured off the coast of Long Island. The courts must decide whether the Mende are slaves or legal...

Category: Drama, History

Stars: Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, Anthony Hopkins

7.3 IMDB Rating 6,163 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-layere...

Category: Drama, History

Stars: Jannik Schümann, Dominique Devenport, Désirée Nosbusch

6.7 IMDB Rating 3,075 Views
Of Gods and Men 2010

Under threat by fundamentalist terrorists, a group of Trappist monks stationed with an impoverished Algerian community must decide whether to leave or stay.

Category: Drama, History

Stars: Lambert Wilson, Michael Lonsdale, Olivier Rabourdin

7.2 IMDB Rating 287 Views
Dangerous Liaison 2022–

A pair of scheming ex-lovers attempt to exploit others by usingthe power of seduction. TV adaptation of Pierre Choderlos de Laclos' classic 18th Century novel 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses'.

Category: Drama, History

Stars: Lesley Manville, Carice van Houten, Clare Higgins

6.3 IMDB Rating 1,423 Views
Eichmann 2007

Based upon the final confession of Adolf Eichmann, made before his execution in Israel as he accounts to Captain Avner Less, a young Israeli police officer, of his past as the architect of Hitler's plan for the fFnal Solution. Cap...

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Avner W. Less, Thomas Kretschmann, Troy Garity

5.9 IMDB Rating 251 Views
Retrograde 2022

Tells the story of the last months of the 20-year war in Afghanistan through the intimate relationship between American Green Berets and the Afghan officers they trained.

Category: Documentary, History, War

7.9 IMDB Rating 545 Views