Genre:

History

Year: 2018
34 found movie
Zoo 2018

Young Tom and his misfit friends fight to save 'Buster' the baby elephant during the German air raid bombings of Belfast in 1941.

Director: Colin McIvor

Stars: Toby Jones, Amy Huberman, Penelope Wilton

6,7 IMDB Rating 2,714 Views
Baltu Ciltis 2018

These are religious rituals, magical and true, the Battle of Saule, the Crusaders battles, our ancestors fiery battles for the free land. Who were the last pagans of Europe and who did they believe?

Director: Lauris Abele,Raitis Abele

8.2 IMDB Rating 131 Views
Blood 2018–

Cat Hogan returns to West Meath upon her mother's sudden death - she has an accident at home and died (or was it an accident?). Blood is about old secrets, older betrayals, mind games and the lies family tell each other.

Director: Sophie Petzal

7.1 IMDB Rating 135 Views
Edmond 2018

December 1897, Paris. Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already two children and a lot of anxieties. He has not written anything for two years. In desperation, he offers the great Constant Coquelin a new play, a heroic comedy, in verse, for the holidays. Only concern: it is not written yet. Ignoring the whims of actresses, the demands of his Corsican producers, the jealousy of his wife, the stories of his best friend's heart and the lack of enthusiasm of all those around him, Edmond starts writing this piece which nobody believes. For now, he has only the title: "Cyrano de Bergerac".

Director: Alexis Michalik

7.4 IMDB Rating 147 Views
Peterloo 2018

The story of the 1819 Peterloo Massacre where British forces attacked a peaceful pro-democracy rally in Manchester.

Director: Mike Leigh

Stars: Rory Kinnear, Maxine Peake, Pearce Quigley, David Moorst

6.6 IMDB Rating 1,580 Views
My Name Is Sara 2018

Sara is a a 13 year-old Polish Jew who finds refuge and is taken in by a farmer and his wife. She soon discovers the dark secrets of her employers' marriage, compounding the greatest secret she must strive to protect, her true identity.

Director: Steven Oritt

3,7 IMDB Rating 183 Views
Oma maa 2018

Anni, a daughter of a wealthy family and used to secure life, falls in love with Veikko, a war invalid of the Continuation War. Anni leaves her past behind her and starts leading the life of a pioneer, in the wild forests of northern Karelia, in a settlement farm. After a rosy start, the fate crushes Anni's dreams and her love for Veikko is put to a test.

Director: Markku Pölönen

6.7 IMDB Rating 194 Views
Meeting Gorbachev 2018

The life of Mikhail Gorbachev, the eighth and final President of the Soviet Union in chronological order.

Director: Werner Herzog,André Singer (as Andre Singer)

7,2 IMDB Rating 184 Views
Shock and Awe 2018

A group of journalists covering former President George W. Bush's planned invasion of Iraq in 2003 are skeptical of the President's claim that Saddam Hussein has "weapons of mass destruction."

Director: Rob Reiner

Stars: Woody Harrelson, James Marsden, Rob Reiner

5,8 IMDB Rating 3,274 Views
El fotógrafo de Mauthausen 2018

Based on real events, Francesc Boix is a Spaniard inmate in the Austrian concentration camp of Mauthausen who tries to save the evidences of the horrors committed inside its walls.

Director: Mar Targarona

Stars: Mario Casas, Macarena Gómez, Alain Hernández, Richard van Weyden

6.6 IMDB Rating 1,689 Views
Suomen Hauskin Mies 2018

In a detention camp in 1918, a group of Finnish actors are sentenced to death. When an important German general arrives, the camp's vicious commandant forges out a cruel plan: the imprisoners have to perform a comedy - and if they can make the visiting general laugh, they will be spared. A story about zest for life and power of laughter. Based on true events.

Director: Heikki Kujanpää

Stars: Martti Suosalo, Jani Volanen, Leena Pöysti, Paavo Kinnunen

6.8 IMDB Rating 2,115 Views
Colette 2018

Colette is pushed by her husband to write novels under his name. Upon their success, she fights to make her talents known, challenging gender norms.

Director: Wash Westmoreland

Stars: Keira Knightley, Dominic West, Eleanor Tomlinson

6,9 IMDB Rating 3,171 Views
Les Miserables 2018

Television adaptation of Victor Hugo's classic novel which follows Jean Valjean as he evades capture by the unyielding Inspector Javert. Set against a backdrop of post-Napoleonic France as unrest beings to grip the city of Paris once more.

Stars: Adeel Akhtar, David Oyelowo, Dominic West

8.1 IMDB Rating 3,933 Views
First Man 2018

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

Director: Damien Chazelle

Stars: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke

7,7 IMDB Rating 6,894 Views
Ashes in the Snow 2018

In 1941, a 16 year-old aspiring artist and her family are deported to Siberia amidst Stalin's brutal dismantling of the Baltic region. One girl's passion for art and her never-ending hope will break the silence of history.

Director: Marius A. Markevicius

Stars: Bel Powley, Peter Franzén, Sophie Cookson

8,0 IMDB Rating 2,640 Views
Padmaavat 2018

Set in medieval Rajasthan, Queen Padmavati is married to a noble king and they live in a prosperous fortress with their subjects until an ambitious Sultan hears of Padmavati's beauty and forms an obsessive love for the Queen of Mewar.

Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Stars: Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, Shahid Kapoor

7.0 IMDB Rating 1,740 Views
La noche de 12 años 2018

1973. Uruguay is governed by a military dictatorship. One autumn night, three Tupamaro prisoners are taken from their jail cells in a secret military operation. The order is precise: "As we can't kill them, let's drive them mad." The three men will remain in solitary confinement for twelve years. Among them is Pepe Mujica - later to become president of Uruguay.

Director: Álvaro Brechner

Stars: Antonio de la Torre, Chino Darín, Alfonso Tort

7.9 IMDB Rating 1,658 Views
Sirius the Jaeger 2018

Imperial Capital, 1930. A strange group of people carrying musical instrument cases landed on Tokyo station. They are called the "Jaegers", who came to hunt vampires. Amongst them, there stood a young man with striking serenity and unusual aura. His name is Yuliy, a werewolf whose home village was destroyed by vampires. Yuliy and the Jaegers engage in deadly battle over a mysterious holy arc only known as "The Arc of Sirius". What truth awaits them at the end...?

Stars: Reba Buhr, Ray Chase, Greg Chun

6,9 IMDB Rating 1,745 Views
Panic: The Untold Story of the 2008 Financial Crisis 2018

This documentary looks at the factors that led to the 2008 financial crisis and the efforts made by then Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, Federal Reserve Bank of New York President Timothy Geithner, and Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke to save the United States from an economic collapse.

Director: John Maggio

Stars: Ben Bernanke, Chris Dodd, Barney Frank

7.0 IMDB Rating 1,064 Views
Spitfire 2018

The story of the fighter plane and pilots that helped win the Battle of Britain in World War II.

Director: David Fairhead (co-director), Ant Palmer (co-director)

Stars: Charles Dance, Mary Ellis, Geoffrey Wellum

7,5 IMDB Rating 2,924 Views
Robin Hood The Rebellion 2018

With his true love captured by the villainous Sheriff of Nottingham, the legendary Robin Hood and his crew of outlaws execute a daring rescue to save her.

Director: Nicholas Winter

Stars: Martyn Ford, Brian Blessed, Kristian Nairn

4,1 IMDB Rating 4,698 Views
Feng huo fang fei 2018

In the 1940s, the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor destroyed Americans' morale. The president of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt, decided to risk it all to bomb Tokyo, raising the public's hopes. Bombardment air crafts led by U.S lieutenant colonel Jimmy Doolittle took off from a massive aircraft carrier. However, after completing their missions, the bombardment air craft pilots had to bail out at the coastal areas near Zhejiang due to a shortage of fuel. A young pilot, Jack Turner, was saved by a young local widow named Ying, who risked her life as she hid the injured American pilot in her house. Despite not being able to communicate verbally, they fell for each other and a tear-jerking love story went on between the two.

Director: Bille August

Stars: Emile Hirsch, Yifei Liu, Fangcong Li

6,2 IMDB Rating 1,904 Views
Nameja gredzens 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.

Director: Aigars Grauba

Stars: Edvin Endre, James Bloor, Dainis Grube

6.6 IMDB Rating 2,178 Views
Operation Finale 2018

A team of secret agents set out to track down the Nazi officer who masterminded the Holocaust.

Director: Chris Weitz

Stars: Oscar Isaac, Ben Kingsley, Mélanie Laurent

6,7 IMDB Rating 2,289 Views
Woman Walks Ahead 2018

Catherine Weldon, a portrait painter from 1890s Brooklyn, travels to Dakota to paint a portrait of Sitting Bull and becomes embroiled in the Lakota peoples' struggle over the rights to their land.

Director: Susanna White

Stars: Jessica Chastain, Sam Rockwell, Ciarán Hinds

5,5 IMDB Rating 3,123 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.

Director: José Padilha

Stars: Rosamund Pike, Daniel Brühl, Eddie Marsan

5,8 IMDB Rating 2,304 Views
Chappaquiddick 2018

Depicting Ted Kennedy's involvement in the fatal 1969 car accident that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne.

Director: John Curran

Stars: Jason Clarke, Ed Helms, Jim Gaffigan

6.8 IMDB Rating 2,106 Views
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society 2018

In the aftermath of World War II, a writer forms an unexpected bond with the residents of Guernsey Island when she decides to write a book about their experiences during the war.

Director: Mike Newell

Stars: Lily James, Jessica Brown Findlay, Matthew Goode

7,0 IMDB Rating 5,227 Views
My Generation 2018

The cultural revolution that occurred in the 1960s England is explored in this documentary.

Director: David Batty

Stars: David Bailey, Michael Caine, Joan Collins

7,2 IMDB Rating 3,380 Views
The Last Witness 2018

An ambitious young journalist uncovers the horrific slaughter of 22,000 Polish officers during the Second World War. A secret that has been kept hidden for far too many years.

Director: Piotr Szkopiak

Stars: Alex Pettyfer, Robert Wieckiewicz, Talulah Riley

8,1 IMDB Rating 2,533 Views
The Toys That Made Us 2018

The minds behind history's most iconic toy franchises discuss the rise (and sometimes fall) of their billion-dollar creations.

Stars: Donald Ian Black, Mark Bellomo, David Vonner

8,0 IMDB Rating 1,842 Views
Backstabbing for Beginners 2018

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

Director: Per Fly

Stars: Theo James, Ben Kingsley, Jacqueline Bisset

6,0 IMDB Rating 2,411 Views
12 Strong 2018

12 Strong tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11; under the leadership of a new captain, the team must work with an Afghan warlord to take down for the Taliban.

Director: Nicolai Fuglsig

Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, Michael Peña

7,0 IMDB Rating 8,146 Views
Troy: Fall of a City 2018

Retells the story of the 10 year siege of Troy, which occurred in the 12 or 13th century BC.

Stars: Louis Hunter, Christiaan Schoombie, Jonas Armstrong

4,908 Views