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The Last Kingdom 2015–

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: Alexander Dreymon, Eliza Butterworth, Ian Hart, David Dawson

8.3 IMDB Rating 46,036 Views
Poldark 2015–

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 43,254 Views
Warrior 2019–

Set during the Tong Wars in the late 1800s, Ah Sahm, a martial arts prodigy originating from China to San Francisco, ends up becoming a hatchet man for the most powerful tong in Chinatown.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Andrew Koji, Olivia Cheng, Jason Tobin, Dianne Doan

8.2 IMDB Rating 29,365 Views
The Crown 2016–

Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II's reign and the events that shaped the second half of the twentieth century.

Category: Drama, History

Stars: Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Olivia Colman

8,7 IMDB Rating 20,518 Views
Project Blue Book 2019–

The story of the real-life, U.S. Air Force-sponsored investigations into UFO-related phenomena from 1947-70.

Category: History, Mystery

Stars: Aidan Gillen, Michael Malarkey, Laura Mennell, Ksenia Solo

7.6 IMDB Rating 16,003 Views
Pearl Harbor 2001

Pearl Harbor is a classic tale of romance set during a war that complicates everything. It all starts when childhood friends Rafe and Danny become Army Air Corps pilots and meet Evelyn, a Navy nurse. Rafe falls head over heels and next thing you know Evelyn and Rafe are hooking up. Then Rafe volunteers to go fight in Britain and Evelyn and Danny get transferred to Pearl Harbor. While Rafe is off fighting everything gets completely whack and next thing you know everybody is in the middle of an air raid we now know as "Pearl Harbor."

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Ben Affleck,Josh Hartnett,Kate Beckinsale,William Lee Scott

6.1 IMDB Rating 11,204 Views
The Borgias 2011–2013

Following the Borgia family as they rise to power in the Roman Catholic church. Rodrigo Borgia uses bribery, with the help of his son, to secure his position as Pope Alexander VI. But he has gained enemies in the College of Cardinals, who begin to plot against him. He must find alliances.

Category: Crime, Drama, History

Stars: Jeremy Irons, François Arnaud, Holliday Grainger, Peter Sullivan

7.9 IMDB Rating 11,025 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, War

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

9,2 IMDB Rating 10,690 Views
Dunkirk 2017

Allierade soldater från Belgien, det brittiska imperiet och Frankrike är omgivna av den tyska armén, och evakueras under en våldsam strid under andra världskriget.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Fionn Whitehead, Barry Keoghan, Mark Rylance

8,3 IMDB Rating 10,481 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.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, Michael Peña

7,0 IMDB Rating 10,457 Views
When They See Us 2019

Chronicle the true story of a notorious case of five black teenagers who were convicted of a rape they did not commit.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Jovan Adepo, Reginald L. Barnes, Asante Blackk

7.0 IMDB Rating 9,947 Views
Schindlers List 1993

Oskar Schindler is a vainglorious and greedy German businessman who becomes an unlikely humanitarian amid the barbaric German Nazi reign when he feels compelled to turn his factory into a refuge for Jews. Based on the true story of Oskar Schindler who managed to save about 1100 Jews from being gassed at the Auschwitz concentration camp, it is a testament to the good in all of us.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Liam Neeson,Ben Kingsley,Ralph Fiennes,Caroline Goodall,Jonathan Sagall,Embeth Davidtz,Malgorzata Gebel,Shmuel Levy,Mark Ivanir,Béatrice Macola,Andrzej Seweryn,Friedrich von Thun,Krzysztof Luft,Harry Nehring,Norbert Weisser

8.9 IMDB Rating 8,779 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.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke

7,7 IMDB Rating 8,728 Views
Zodiac 2007

A serial killer in the San Francisco Bay Area taunts police with his letters and cryptic messages. We follow the investigators and reporters in this lightly fictionalized account of the true 1970's case as they search for the murderer, becoming obsessed with the case. Based on Robert Graysmith's book, the movie's focus is the lives and careers of the detectives and newspaper people.

Category: Crime, Drama, History

Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal,Mark Ruffalo,Anthony Edwards,Robert Downey Jr.

7.7 IMDB Rating 8,596 Views
The Patriot 2000

It is 1776 in colonial South Carolina. Benjamin Martin, a French-Indian war hero who is haunted by his past, now wants nothing more than to live peacefully on his small plantation, and wants no part of a war with the most powerful nation in the world, Great Britain. Meanwhile, his two eldest sons, Gabriel and Thomas, can't wait to enlist in the newly formed "Continental Army." When South Carolina decides to join the rebellion against England, Gabriel immediately signs up to fight...without his father's permission. But when Colonel William Tavington, British dragoon, infamous for his brutal tactics, comes and burns the Martin Plantation to the ground, tragedy strikes. Benjamin quickly finds himself torn between protecting his family, and seeking revenge along with being a part of the birth of a new, young, and ambitious nation.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Mel Gibson,Heath Ledger,Joely Richardson,Jason Isaacs

7.1 IMDB Rating 8,585 Views
The Impossible 2012

A regular family - Maria (Naomi Watts), Henry (Ewan McGregor) and their three kids - travel to Thailand to spend Christmas. They get an upgrade to a villa on the coastline. After settling in and exchanging gifts, they go to the pool, like so many other tourists. A perfect paradise vacation until a distant noise becomes a roar. There is no time to escape from the tsunami; Maria and her eldest are swept one way, Henry and the youngest another. Who will survive, and what will become of them?

Category: Drama, History, Thriller

Stars: Naomi Watts,Ewan McGregor,Tom Holland,Samuel Joslin

7.6 IMDB Rating 8,165 Views
12 Years a Slave 2013

Based on an incredible true story of one man's fight for survival and freedom. In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty personified by a malevolent slave owner, as well as unexpected kindnesses, Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon's chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life.

Category: Biography, Drama, History

Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor,Dwight Henry,Dickie Gravois,Bryan Batt

8.1 IMDB Rating 7,996 Views
Band of Brothers 2001

The story of Easy Company of the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division, and their mission in World War II Europe, from Operation Overlord, through V-J Day.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Scott Grimes, Damian Lewis, Ron Livingston, Shane Taylor

9.4 IMDB Rating 7,905 Views
The Bank Heist 2018

Bank heist movie in the vein of "End of Watch" meets "Black Hawk Down".

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Nicolas Cage, Sophie Skelton, Michael Rainey Jr.

4,8 IMDB Rating 7,715 Views
The Last Samurai 2003

An American military advisor embraces the Samurai culture he was hired to destroy after he is captured in battle.

Category: Action, Drama, History

Stars: Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe, Billy Connolly

7,7 IMDB Rating 7,560 Views