History

BlacKkKlansman
7.9

BlacKkKlansman

2018  

BlacKkKlansman

Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and become the head ...
Ben-Hur
8.1

Ben-Hur

1959  

Ben-Hur

Judah Ben-Hur, a Palestinian Jew, is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an ...
Sign of the Pagan
6.2

Sign of the Pagan

Roman centurion Marcian is captured by Attila the Hun en route to Constantinople, but escapes. On arrival, he finds the eastern Roman emperor ...
Padmaavat
7

Padmaavat

2018  

Padmaavat

Rani Padmavati – the wife of Maharawal Ratan Singh, is known for her beauty and valour in 13th century India. She captures the fancy of the ...
The Magnificent Concubine
6.9

The Magnificent Concubine

Perhaps the most notorious concubine in Chinese history, Yang Guifei set a pudgy standard of beauty in her days of glory during the Tang dynasty. ...
The Butterfly Chalice
6.2

The Butterfly Chalice

The story revolves around Tian Yu Quan (Chin Feng) who rushes to the aid of an elderly fisherman who is bullied by an arrogant relative of the ...
The Grand Substitution
8.1

The Grand Substitution

With China under control of a weak Emperor, two officials compete to steer the future destiny of the land. Chiu believes the people are the ...
Sharpe’s Mission
7.9

Sharpe’s Mission

Sharpe is teamed with a Colonel he helped promote and they are tasked to destroy a powder magazine, but an alliance with the French may threaten ...
Sharpe’s Revenge
7.8

Sharpe’s Revenge

Sharpe is framed as the thief who stole Napolean’s gold, and he must clear his name to avoid execution. Meanwhile his wife Jane – ...
Sharpe’s Eagle
8

Sharpe’s Eagle

Sharpe is a Captain saddled with the South Essex, a battalion run by incompetents and filled with soldiers who have never been in battle. When ...
Gardens of Stone
6.4

Gardens of Stone

A sergeant must deal with his desires to save the lives of young soldiers being sent to Vietnam. Continuously denied the chance to teach the ...
Salem Witch Trials
6.2

Salem Witch Trials

The film recounts the sobering tale of how 19 innocent lives were taken in a community experiencing paranoid hysteria regarding the suspected ...
The Rape of Recy Taylor
5.7

The Rape of Recy Taylor

Recy Taylor, a 24-year-old black mother and sharecropper, was gang raped by six white boys in 1944 Alabama. Common in Jim Crow South, few women ...
The White Dawn
7.1

The White Dawn

1974  

The White Dawn

Three stranded 1890s whalers (Warren Oates, Timothy Bottoms, Louis Gossett Jr.) corrupt the culture of their Eskimo saviors.
Shock and Awe
5

Shock and Awe

2018  

Shock and Awe

A group of journalists covering George Bush’s planned invasion of Iraq in 2003 are skeptical of the presidents claim that Saddam Hussein ...
Farewell, My Queen
6.3

Farewell, My Queen

A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the final days of the French Revolution.
Queen Margot
7.5

Queen Margot

1994  

Queen Margot

The night of August 24, 1572, is known as the Massacre of St. Bartholomew. In France a religious war is raging. In order to impose peace a forced ...
Queen of the Desert
5.7

Queen of the Desert

A chronicle of Gertrude Bell’s life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British ...
My Sister My Love
7

My Sister My Love

Sweden, 1782. Jacob, a young noble, somewhat wild and vehement, returns from his studies in France. After his absence, he returns home happy, but ...
The Scarlet Empress
7.7

The Scarlet Empress

During the 18th century, German noblewoman Sophia Frederica, who would later become Catherine the Great, travels to Moscow to marry the dimwitted ...
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
7.1

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

A chronicle of Nelson Mandela’s life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically ...
Dallas Buyers Club
8

Dallas Buyers Club

Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-taking, women-loving, homophobic man who in 1986 was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and ...
Walking with the Enemy
6.2

Walking with the Enemy

Regent Horthy is the leader of Hungary and a German ally, but his favorable standing with Hitler changes as the war comes to an end. Forced to ...
Armenian Haunting
3.4

Armenian Haunting

An Armenian-American journalist turns into an unwilling ghost hunter while researching the sudden deaths in her family and their connection to a ...
Love Comes Quietly
6.3

Love Comes Quietly

Love Comes Quietly (aka Angela) tells the story of a free-spirited girl who was born in the wrong place at the wrong time. In the 1920s, even the ...