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Cold Mountain 2003

This Civil War saga addresses romance, friendship, and the ravages of war--both in the field and on the home front. Captures the horrors of war for both those fighting it, and for those left behind. This is a tale of hope, longing, redemption, second chances, and faith.

Director: Anthony Minghella

Stars: Jude Law,Nicole Kidman,Renée Zellweger,Eileen Atkins

7.2 IMDB Rating 1,540 Views
Selma 2014

The unforgettable true story chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgomery culminated in President Johnson signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most significant victories for the civil rights movement. Director Ava DuVernay's "Selma" tells the story of how the revered leader and visionary Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr and his brothers and sisters in the movement prompted change that forever altered history.

Director: Ava DuVernay

Stars: David Oyelowo,Carmen Ejogo,Jim France,Trinity Simone

7.5 IMDB Rating 2,080 Views
Hammer of the Gods 2013

A high energy, high concept, stylish action epic set in the Norse world sees a passionate young man transform into a brutal warrior as he travels the unforgiving British landscape in search of his long lost brother Hakan The Ferrocious who his people are relying on to restore order to their kingdom following the bloody death of their king.

Director: Farren Blackburn

Stars: Charlie Bewley,Clive Standen,James Cosmo,Elliot Cowan

4.5 IMDB Rating 2,624 Views
Assassination 2015

Korea in the year 1933, the country is occupied by the Japanese army. Many warriors of the resistance where forced into the exile in China. Now they are trying to organize the fight from the distance. Now the resistance has learned that the highest commander of the Japanese army is going to visit Korea. They decide to take the chance and kill him by assassination. But the only sniper who is able to make that shot is Ahn Ok-yun, who is serving her time in the prison of Shanghai. The resistance agent Yem Sek-jin is set to get her and her comrades out, but his plan is offered to the Japanese by a traitor. Now, Ok-yun and her warriors not just have to flee from the Chinese prison, she also must face the Japanese army and a very special hit-man, assigned to take her down.

Director: Dong-hoon Choi

Stars: Ji-hyun Jun,Jung-jae Lee,Jung-woo Ha,Dal-su Oh

7.3 IMDB Rating 1,293 Views
Ben-Hur 1959

Judah Ben-Hur lives as a rich Jewish prince and merchant in Jerusalem at the beginning of the 1st century. Together with the new governor his old friend Messala arrives as commanding officer of the Roman legions. At first they are happy to meet after a long time but their different politic views separate them. During the welcome parade a roof tile falls down from Judah's house and injures the governor. Although Messala knows they are not guilty, he sends Judah to the galleys and throws his mother and sister into prison. But Judah swears to come back and take revenge.

Director: William Wyler

Stars: Charlton Heston,Jack Hawkins,Haya Harareet,Stephen Boyd

8.1 IMDB Rating 1,487 Views
Gunpowder

Gunpowder is the title of the movie, It is in Drama, History, Serier genre categories. Gunpowder was directed by Daniel West, Kit Harington, Ronan Bennett and starts are Kit Harington, Mark Gatiss, Shaun Dooley. Enjoy Gunpowder and many others on fmovies. HD Link provided by fmovies for our users.

Director: Ronan Bennett, Daniel West, Kit Harington

Stars: Kit Harington, Shaun Dooley, Mark Gatiss

7.7 IMDB Rating 3,804 Views
Queen of the Desert 2015

Queen of the Desert is the title of the movie, Which was released in the year 2015 and it is in Biography, Drama, History genre categories. Queen of the Desert was directed by and starts are Damian Lewis, James Franco, Nicole Kidman, Robert Pattinson. Enjoy Queen of the Desert and many others on fmovies. HD Link provided by fmovies for our users.

Stars: Damian Lewis,James Franco,Nicole Kidman,Robert Pattinson

6.1 IMDB Rating 1,565 Views
For No Good Reason 2012

Johnny Depp pays a visit to Ralph Steadman, the renown artist and the last of the original Gonzo visionaries who worked alongside Hunter S. Thompson.

Stars: Ralph Steadman,Johnny Depp,Hunter S. Thompson,Terry Gilliam

6.6 IMDB Rating 816 Views
Killing Lincoln 2013

Based on The New York Times best-selling novel, Killing Lincoln is the suspenseful, eye-opening story of the events surrounding the assassination of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln.

Stars: Tom Hanks,Regen Wilson,Billy Campbell,Jesse Johnson,Geraldine Hughes,Graham Beckel,Shawn Pyfrom,Greg Cooper,Andrew Collie,Jeremy Ambler,Joe Inscoe,Benjamin Perkinson,Logan Bennett,Geoffrey Culbertson,Leiv Clegg

6.7 IMDB Rating 971 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 1,892 Views
The Viking War 2019

Ingrid and her siblings are on the run from the Beserkers who have begun invading the villages, taking over, savagely using the residents on a game where they vs a Beserker, and if they win, they get to survive - only, no one ever wins. The siblings are trying to escape the Beserkers after they violently murdered and took over their town. However, the Beserkers are on their trail, and want to put them in the game.

Director: Louisa Warren

Stars: Darcie Lincoln, Peter Cosgrove, Victor Toth, Georgia Wood

8.3 IMDB Rating 3,872 Views
The Special Relationship 2010

A dramatization that traces former UK prime minister Tony Blair's relationships with Bill Clinton and George W. Bush.

Director: Richard Loncraine

Stars: Michael Sheen, Demetri Goritsas, Adam Godley

6,8 IMDB Rating 1,463 Views
Boudica: Rise of the Warrior Queen 2019

Boudica is an innocent sixteen-year-old girl who is forced into an arranged marriage by her father, the leader of a Celtic Tribe. However, her mother is unsure, doing whatever it takes to protect her daughter; so much so that she takes Boudica and persuades her to flee the village and live in her childhood home, away from an arranged marriage and a miserable life. Confusion and uncertainty fills Boudica's world as she faces so many challenges - the constant protection from her mother, falling in love, the ambiguity of her father's whereabouts and finding her inner strength and power. It is only a matter of time before the past catches up with everyone and Boudica must transform from a girl into the warrior queen of legend in order to protect the lives of those she loves.

Director: Zoe Morgan

Stars: Sean Carlsen, Paul Richard Allen, Chris Banks

3,2 IMDB Rating 592 Views
Che: Part Two 2008

In 1965, Ernesto 'Che' Guevara resigns from his Cuban government posts to secretly make his latest attempt to spread the revolution in Bolivia. After arriving in La Paz, Bolivia late in 1966, by 1967, Che with several Cuban volunteers, have raised a small guerrilla army to take on the militarist Bolivian movement. However, Che must face grim realities about his few troops and supplies, his failing health, and a local population who largely does not share the idealistic aspirations of a foreign troublemaker. As the US supported Bolivian army prepares to defeat him, Che and his beleaguered force struggle against the increasingly hopeless odds.

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Stars: Demián Bichir,Rodrigo Santoro,Benicio Del Toro,Catalina Sandino Moreno

6.9 IMDB Rating 1,298 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.

Director: James Kent

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

7.3 IMDB Rating 1,946 Views
The Promise 2016

Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, The Promise follows a love triangle between Michael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated Ana, and Chris - a renowned American journalist based in Paris.

5,9 IMDB Rating 1,831 Views
Elvira Madigan 1967

Hedvig Jensen is a famous ropewalker and is known to her public as Elvira Madigan. She meets Lieutenant Sixten Sparre, a Swedish officer who is married and has two children. They both decide to run away, but since Sixten deserted the army, he cannot find any job and the couple encounters many hardships. Moreover, while on the run, Sixten meets a friend who tries to convince him to come back to his country and family.

Stars: Pia Degermark,Thommy Berggren,Lennart Malmer,Cleo Jensen

7.6 IMDB Rating 807 Views
Misbehaviour 2020

A group of women hatch a plan to disrupt the 1970 Miss World beauty competition in London

Director: Philippa Lowthorpe

7.2 IMDB Rating 688 Views
Memorial Day 2011

Memorial Day, 1993. When 13-year-old Kyle Vogel discovers the World War II footlocker belonging to his grandfather, Bud, everyone tells Kyle to put it back. Luckily, he ignores them. Although Bud has never talked about the war, he finds himself striking a deal with his grandson: Kyle can pick any three souvenirs, and Bud will tell him the stories behind each one. Memorial Day not only takes us on a journey into Bud's complicated wartime past, but also into Kyle's wartime future. As the two men share parallel experiences in combat, they come to realize how that magical day on the porch shaped both of their lives.

Stars: Jonathan Bennett,James Cromwell,John Cromwell,Jackson Bond,Mary Kay Fortier-Spalding,Emily Fradenburgh,Charles Hubbell,Corby Kelly,Chris LeFevere,Steven Luke,Jasper Morgan,Reed Sigmund,Thomas Sellwood,Erin Traxler,Armin Zadeh

5.5 IMDB Rating 1,836 Views
Barry Lyndon 1975

Barry Lyndon is the title of the movie, Which was released in the year 1975 and it is in Adventure, Drama, History genre categories. Barry Lyndon was directed by and starts are Hardy Krüger, Marisa Berenson, Patrick Magee, Ryan O'Neal. Enjoy Barry Lyndon and many others on fmovies. HD Link provided by fmovies for our users.

Stars: Ryan O'Neal,Marisa Berenson,Patrick Magee,Hardy Krüger

8.1 IMDB Rating 2,189 Views
Sharpe’s Gold 1995

Sharpe is sent on a mission to exchange rifles for deserters with a strange band of Spanish guerillas. He also has to chaperone two women looking for their missing husband.

Stars: Sean Bean,Daragh O'Malley,Hugh Fraser,John Tams,Michael Mears,Jason Salkey,Lyndon Davies,Hugh Ross,Rosaleen Linehan,Jayne Ashbourne,Peter Eyre,Abel Folk,Philip McGough,Ian Shaw,Julian Sims

7.5 IMDB Rating 883 Views
Darkest Hour 2017

In May 1940, the fate of Western Europe hangs on British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on knowing that it could mean a humiliating defeat for Britain and its empire.

Director: Joe Wright

Stars: Gary Oldman, Lily James, Kristin Scott Thomas

7.4 IMDB Rating 3,481 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 1,056 Views
The Libertine 2004

The story of John Wilmot, a.k.a. the Earl of Rochester, a 17th century poet who famously drank and debauched his way to an early grave, only to earn posthumous critical acclaim for his life's work.

Director: Laurence Dunmore

Stars: Johnny Depp, Samantha Morton, John Malkovich

6,4 IMDB Rating 1,395 Views
The 24 Hour War 2016

In the early 1960s, Henry Ford II and Enzo Ferrari went to war on the battlefield of Le Mans. This epic battle saw drivers lose their lives, family dynasties nearly collapse and the development of a new race car that changed racing.

Director: Nate Adams, Adam Carolla

Stars: Charlie Agapiou, Mario Andretti, A.J. Baime

7,3 IMDB Rating 1,061 Views
The Real War of Thrones 2017

In the turbulent formative centuries of early Europe, power-hungry family dynasties fought for domination of the continent. They clashed with blood and iron on the battlefields - but the real wars were complex, personal power struggles played out in private. Behind stony castle walls was a world of strategic alliance, adultery, plot, treason and murder.

6.8 IMDB Rating 108 Views
The Crucible 1996

A small group of teen girls in 1692 Salem, Massachusetts caught in an innocent conjuring of love potions to catch young men are forced to tell lies that Satan had invaded them and forced them to participate in the rites and are then forced to name those involved. Thrown into the mix are greedy preachers and other major landowners trying to steal others' land and one young woman infatuated with a married man and determined to get rid of his innocent wife. Arthur Miller wrote the events and the subsequent trials where those who demanded their innocence were executed, those who would not name names were incarcerated and tortured, and those who admitted their guilt were immediately freed as a parable of the Congressional Communist witch hunts led by Senator Joe McCarthy in 1950's America.

Director: Nicholas Hytner

Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis,Winona Ryder,Paul Scofield,Joan Allen

6.8 IMDB Rating 1,839 Views
There Will Be Blood 2007

The intersecting life stories of Daniel Plainview and Eli Sunday in early twentieth century California presents miner-turned-oilman Daniel Plainview, a driven man who will do whatever it takes to achieve his goals. He works hard but also takes advantage of those around him at their expense if need be. His business partner/son (H.W.) is, in reality, an "acquired" child whose true biological single-parent father (working on one of Daniel's rigs) died in a workplace accident. Daniel is deeply protective of H.W. if only for what H.W. brings to the partnership. Eli Sunday is one in a pair of twins whose family farm Daniel purchases for the major oil deposit located on it. Eli, a local preacher and a self-proclaimed faith healer, wants the money from the sale of the property to finance his own church. The lives of the two competitive men often clash as Daniel pumps oil off the property and tries to acquire all the surrounding land at bargain prices to be able to build a pipeline to the coast, and as Eli tries to build his own religious empire.

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson

Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis,Martin Stringer,Matthew Braden Stringer,Jacob Stringer

8.1 IMDB Rating 3,167 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.

Director: Pawel Chochlew

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

4.9 IMDB Rating 2,060 Views
The Fall of the Roman Empire 1964

Action-packed look at the beginnings of the fall of the Roman Empire. Here is the glory, the greed and grandeur that was Rome. Here is the story of personal lust for power, and the shattering effects of that power's loss. Here is the tale of the plight of a people living on the brink of a political abyss.

Stars: Sophia Loren,Stephen Boyd,Alec Guinness,James Mason

6.7 IMDB Rating 1,513 Views
Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict 2015

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict is a feature documentary about the life of art icon Peggy Guggenheim, based on her sole authorized biography. Peggy was an heiress to the Guggenheim family who would become a central figure in the modern art movement. As she moved through the cultural upheaval of the 20th century, she collected not only art, but artists. Her colorful personal history included trysts, affairs and marriages with such figures as Samuel Beckett, Max Ernst, Jackson Pollock, Marcel Duchamp as well as countless others. While fighting through personal tragedy, she maintained her vision to build one of the most important collections of modern art, which is today enshrined in her famous Venetian palazzo. The film is a compendium of the greatest 20th century art mixed with the wild and iconoclastic life of one of the most powerful women in the history of the art world.

Stars: Peggy Guggenheim,Marina Abramovic,Dore Ashton,Stephanie Barron

7.3 IMDB Rating 802 Views
Dan-Dream 2017

A group of eccentric men in the 80's are going to make an electric car.

Stars: Peter Gantzler,Frank Hvam,Casper Christensen,Jakob Ulrik Lohmann

6.4 IMDB Rating 800 Views
Cadillac Records 2008

In this tale of sex, violence, race, and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, "Cadillac Records" follows the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin' Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.

Stars: Joshua Alscher,Tim Bellow,Tony Bentley,Tammy Blanchard,Eric Bogosian,Marc Bonan,Adrien Brody,Cedric the Entertainer,Emmanuelle Chriqui,Douglas Crosby,Dexter Darden,Veronika Dash,Sean Shyboy Davis,Eshaya Draper,Shiloh Fernandez

6.7 IMDB Rating 1,653 Views
Katherine of Alexandria 2014

Katherine of Alexandria, brought up as a nomad and living in the desert, was aged just 11 when Emperor Maxentius saw her whilst out on patrol. Consumed by her beauty, impudence and uncanny talent for languages, he abducted the child, killing her family. The slaughter was witnessed by her young friend, Constantine, who would later become Emperor of the Western Roman Empire. He never lost hope of finding Katherine. As a young woman, Katherine refused to submit to Maxentius' offers of marriage and she continually denounced his brutal enforcement of pagan religion upon the masses. Still obsessed with her beauty, Maxentius brought Katherine before 50 of Rome's finest scholars in an open court in Alexandria, where she eloquently demolished their arguments. When Constantine learned of Katherine's whereabouts and imprisonment at the hands of Maxentius, he led his army from York in a desperate bid to save her.

Stars: Nicole Keniheart,Peter O'Toole,Joss Ackland,Steven Berkoff

3.8 IMDB Rating 1,301 Views
Nuremberg 2000

Following the defeat of Germany in WWII, the Allies determine that there must be an accounting of German war crimes. Twenty-four Nazis, representative of all sections of military and civilian life are chosen to stand trial for the crimes of conspiracy to commit aggression, commission of aggression, crimes during war and crimes against humanity. The preparations for the trial, the trial itself and its aftermath are shown through the eyes of Chief Prosecutor Robert Jackson and through the eyes of Reichsmarshal Hermann Goering, the ranking Nazi defendant.

Stars: Alec Baldwin,Brian Cox,Christopher Plummer

7.5 IMDB Rating 1,183 Views
Chuck Norris vs. Communism 2015

A hybrid feature about the magic of film and the power it has to change lives.

Director: Ilinca Calugareanu

Stars: Irina Margareta Nistor, Ana Maria Moldovan, Dan Chiorean

7,5 IMDB Rating 2,493 Views
Charité 2017

Charité is the title of the movie, Which was released in the year 2017 and it is in Drama, History, Serier genre categories. Charité was directed by and starts are Alicia von Rittberg, Justus von Dohnányi, Maximilian Meyer-Bretschneider. Enjoy Charité and many others on fmovies. HD Link provided by fmovies for our users.

Stars: Alicia von Rittberg, Maximilian Meyer-Bretschneider, Justus von Dohnányi

7,6 IMDB Rating 1,543 Views
Werk ohne Autor 2018

German artist Kurt Barnert has escaped East Germany and now lives in West Germany, but is tormented by his childhood under the Nazis and the GDR-regime.

Director: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

Stars: Tom Schilling, Sebastian Koch, Paula Beer

7,7 IMDB Rating 2,626 Views
The Emperor of Paris 2019

The Emperor of Paris is the title of the movie, Which was released in the year 2019 and it is in Adventure, Crime, Filmer, History genre categories. The Emperor of Paris was directed by Jean-François Richet and starts are August Diehl, Patrick Chesnais, Vincent Cassel. Enjoy The Emperor of Paris and many others on fmovies. HD Link provided by fmovies for our users.

Director: Jean-François Richet

Stars: Vincent Cassel, Patrick Chesnais, August Diehl

6,2 IMDB Rating 1,292 Views
Resistance 2020

The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.

Director: Jonathan Jakubowicz

6.1 IMDB Rating 84 Views