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Greatest Events of WWII in Colour 2019

A series of colorized archive footage of important events during World War II.

Category: Documentary, History, Series, War

Stars: Derek Jacobi, James Holland, Geoffrey Wawro

9,0 IMDB Rating 5,268 Views
History 101 2020–

It is a new type of history show for a new type of audience: Big History delivered in an unadulterated hit of premium archive and jaw-dropping infographics.

Category: History, Series

1,630 Views
Hotel Rwanda 2004

During the 1990s, some of the worst atrocities in the history of mankind took place in the country of Rwanda--and in an era of high-speed communication and round the clock news, the events went almost unnoticed by the rest of the world. In only three months, one million people were brutally murdered. In the face of these unspeakable actions, inspired by his love for his family, an ordinary man summons extraordinary courage to save the lives of over a thousand helpless refugees, by granting them shelter in the hotel he manages.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Don Cheadle,Xolani Mali,Desmond Dube,Hakeem Kae-Kazim

8.1 IMDB Rating 7,069 Views
14 Blades 2010

A kung fu thriller set during the Ming Dynasty and centered on a secret service agent (Donnie Yen) in the emperor's court who is betrayed and then hunted by his colleagues.

Category: Action, History, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Donnie Yen,Wei Zhao,Chun Wu,Sammo Kam-Bo Hung

6.4 IMDB Rating 2,817 Views
Elvis & Nixon 2016

On a December morning in 1970, the King of Rock 'n Roll showed up on the lawn of the White House to request a meeting with the most powerful man in the world, President Nixon. Starring Academy Award® nominee Michael Shannon as Elvis Presley and two-time Academy Award® winner Kevin Spacey as Richard Nixon, comes the untold true story behind this revealing, yet humorous moment in the Oval Office forever immortalized in the most requested photograph in the National Archives.

Category: Comedy, History, Movies

Stars: Michael Shannon,Kevin Spacey,Alex Pettyfer,Johnny Knoxville

7.2 IMDB Rating 2,465 Views
Come See the Paradise 1990

Portraying one of the shadier details of American history, this is the story of Jack McGurn, who comes to Los Angeles in 1936. He gets a job at a movie theatre in Little Tokyo and falls in love with the boss's daughter, Lily Kawamura. When her father finds out, he is fired and forbidden ever to see her again. But together they escape to Seattle. When the war breaks out, the authorities decide that the Japanese immigrants must live in camps like war prisoners.

Category: Drama, History, Romantic

Stars: Dennis Quaid,Tamlyn Tomita,Sab Shimono,Shizuko Hoshi

6.7 IMDB Rating 1,483 Views
Tulen morsian

Anna är en 16 - åring i en by där kvinnor är anklagade för trolldom. Den är baserad på häxjakt på Åland, i Finland på 1600-talet.

Category: Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Magnus Krepper, Antti Reini, Tuulia Eloranta

6.0 IMDB Rating 2,544 Views
Soldier Blue 1970

After a cavalry group is massacred by the Cheyenne, only two survivors remain: Honus, a naive private devoted to his duty, and Cresta, a young woman who had lived with the Cheyenne two years and whose sympathies lie more with them than with the US government. Together, they must try to reach the cavalry's main base camp. As they travel onward, Honus is torn between his growing affection for Cresta, and his disgust for her anti-American beliefs. They reach the cavalry campsite on the eve of an attack on a Cheyenne village, where Honus will learn which side has really been telling him the truth.

Category: History, Western

Stars: Candice Bergen,Peter Strauss,Donald Pleasence,John Anderson,Jorge Rivero,Dana Elcar,Bob Carraway,Martin West,James Hampton,Mort Mills,Jorge Russek,Aurora Clavel,Ralph Nelson

2,079 Views
911 Loose Change Second 2005

An exploration of the viewpoint that the September 11, 2001 attacks were planned by the United States government.

Category: Documentary, History, Mystery

Stars: N/A

7.2 IMDB Rating 3,127 Views
History of the World in 2 Hours 2011

A rapid-fire history of our world, from the beginning of time as we know it to present day. This two-hour CGI-driven special delves into the key turning points: the formation of earth, emergence of life, spread of man and the growth of civilization--and reveals their surprising connections to our world today.

Category: History

Stars: Corey Burton,Alex Flippenko,Peter Ward,Clifford Johnson,Jonathan Markley,Russell Shapiro,Glen MacDonald,Jonathan Cohen,Robert Bakker,Trevor Valle,Nicole Waguespack,John Shea,Todd Surovell,Craig Benjamin,Martin K.A. Morgan

6.9 IMDB Rating 1,196 Views
The Vietnam War 2017

Epic story of one of the most consequential, divisive, and controversial events in history as never told before on film. Visceral and immersive, exploring the human dimensions of the war through revelatory testimony of nearly 80 witnesses.

Category: Documentary, History, Series, War

Stars: Peter Coyote, Huy Duc, Duong Van Mai Elliott

9,2 IMDB Rating 10,640 Views
The Front Runner 2018

American Senator Gary Hart's presidential campaign in 1988 is derailed when he's caught in a scandalous love affair.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Hugh Jackman, Vera Farmiga, J.K. Simmons

6,5 IMDB Rating 3,881 Views
The Accountant of Auschwitz 2018

Seventy years after WWII, Oskar Gröning, one of the last surviving members of the SS, goes on trial as an accessory to the murder of 300,000 people at the Auschwitz concentration camp.

Category: Documentary, History

Stars: Jeff Ansell, Hedy Bohm, Hans-Jürgen Brennecke

6,9 IMDB Rating 3,528 Views
The Flemish Bandits 2017–

An eighteenth century bandit becomes a local hero.Thieves of the Wood

Category: Drama, History, Series

Stars: Arnaud Lorent, Stef Aerts, Ruth Beeckmans

6,4 IMDB Rating 2,320 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?

Category: Documentary, Drama, Filmer, History, Movies

Stars: Lauma Balode, Kaspars Anins, Kristaps Bedritis, Arnis Hagendorfs

8.2 IMDB Rating 1,120 Views
Evita 1996

High-flying, adored! The film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical depicting the infamous real-life story of Eva "Evita" Duarte de Peron, the wife of President Juan Peron, who rose from poverty to become the most famous Argentine woman in history. Her huge political influence and constant charity works earned her scorn and fear from the military and upper classes but adoration and love from the workers and descamisados. Evita's legendary life is displayed before your eyes as the most hated and most beloved woman in Argentina.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Madonna,Antonio Banderas,Jonathan Pryce,Jimmy Nail

6.3 IMDB Rating 1,676 Views
World Trade Center 2006

On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the wreckage while the rescue teams fight to save them.

Category: Drama, History, Movies, Thriller

Stars: Nicolas Cage,Maria Bello,Connor Paolo,Anthony Piccininni

6.0 IMDB Rating 6,851 Views
Into the White 2012

Norway, WWII: A group of British and German soldiers find themselves stranded in the wilderness after an aircraft battle. Finding shelter in the same cabin, they realize the only way to survive the winter is to place the rules of war aside.

Category: Biography, Drama, History, Movies

Stars: Florian Lukas, David Kross, Stig Henrik Hoff, Lachlan Nieboer

7.2 IMDB Rating 3,311 Views
Anthropoid 2016

ANTHROPOID is based on the extraordinary true story of Operation Anthropoid, the World War II mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich. The Reich's third in command after Hitler and Himmler, Heydrich was the main architect behind the Final Solution and the leader of occupying Nazi forces in Czechoslovakia whose reign of terror prompted self-exiled Czech and Slovak soldiers (played by Cillian Murphy and Jamie Dornan) to hatch a top-secret mission that would change the face of Europe forever.i

Category: Biography, History, Thriller

Stars: Jamie Dornan,Cillian Murphy,Brian Caspe,Karel Hermánek Jr.

7.7 IMDB Rating 4,585 Views
The Dancer 2016

There was nothing in her background to prepare Loïe to become the toast of the Folies Bergères in Paris and stages across the world. Then she created the 'Serpentine Dance'... 1887. After the death of her gold prospector father, 25-year-old Marie-Louise leaves her life in the American West to join her mother in New York and pursue her heart's dream - becoming an actress. One night on stage, becoming tangled in her long dress, she avoids falling by spinning the fabric in a graceful, magical gesture: the "Serpentine Dance" is born. The audience - shocked, then overwhelmed - calls out for more. Marie-Louise has become Loïe Fuller. She embarks on a new, hectic life, leaving New York, where imitators try to steal her radical innovations, for Paris. At the Folies Bergères, she dazzles the capital, and illustrious admirers fall at her feet. Toulouse Lautrec, the Lumière Brothers, Rodin... the Electric Fairy becomes an icon, the blazing symbol of a generation. But fame isn't all. An encounter with the young, spellbinding Isadora Duncan will disrupt her turbulent love affair with Louis and her complex relationship with her devoted assistant Gabrielle, and risk the very essence of her art.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Soko,Gaspard Ulliel,Mélanie Thierry,Lily-Rose Depp

6.6 IMDB Rating 1,782 Views