History Movies
Tomb Hunters

Tomb Hunters

Tomb Hunters
TMDb: n
NA min

ArcheologistsareastonishedaboutabreakingdiscoveryinEgyptgeneratingunprecedentedheadlinesaroundtheworld.InSaqqara,justoutsideofCairo,buried36feetdeep,anincredible27+sarcophagiwererecentlyfound.Untouchedand…

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Genre: History
Coming for the King

Coming for the King

Coming for the King
IMDb: 5.8
67

Coming for the King is a fictional account of the events and the people that surrounded Martin Luther King Jr. from early 1963 until his untimely demise in the Spring…

Genre: Drama, History
The Rebels of PT-218

The Rebels of PT-218

The Rebels of PT-218
IMDb: n/A
N/A

PT-218: THE REBELS OF WWII not only tells a true story, but gives us never seen details of what happened in 1942. At the height of WWII, the Atlantic Ocean…

How to Become a Tyrant

How to Become a Tyrant

How to Become a Tyrant
TMDb: 7.6
30 min

To govern with an iron fist, it is necessary to know very well the game of absolute power, as shown by the infamous dictators presented in this documentary series.

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America: The Motion Picture

America: The Motion Picture

America: The Motion Picture
IMDb: 5.7
98

A chainsaw-wielding George Washington teams with beer-loving bro Sam Adams to take down the Brits in a tongue-in-cheek riff on the American Revolution.

Diana

Diana

Diana
IMDb: n/A
N/A

A princess thrust onto the world stage. The tabloid media captivated by her beauty and vulnerability. The globe’s most celebrated monarchy disrupted. This is the story of the most famous…

Chernobyl

Chernobyl

Chernobyl
IMDb: 4.3
136

Chernobyl: Abyss is the first major Russian feature film about the aftermath of the explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power station, when hundreds of people sacrificed their lives to clean…

Sophie: A Murder In West Cork

Sophie: A Murder In West Cork

Sophie: A Murder In West Cork
TMDb: 7.3
50 min

Three-part documentary on Sophie Toscan Du Plantier, the French film and TV producer who was killed while at her isolated holiday cottage in West Cork, Ireland, in 1996

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Murder by the Coast

Murder by the Coast

Murder by the Coast
IMDb: 6.3
88

In 1999, teen Rocío Wanninkhof is murdered. Her mother’s ex-partner, Dolores Vázquez, is suspected. Did she do it? A second victim reveals the truth.

Edge of the World

Edge of the World

Edge of the World
IMDb: 6.5
104

Biopic about Sir James Brooke, the British adventurer who became King of Sarawak in the 1840’s and embarked on a lifelong crusade to end piracy and head-hunting – only to…

Dream Horse

Dream Horse

Dream Horse
IMDb: 6.3
113

The inspiring true story of Dream Alliance, an unlikely race horse bred by small town bartender, Jan Vokes. With very little money and no experience, Jan convinces her neighbors to…

Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island

Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island

Saltwater: The Battle for Ramree Island
IMDb: 4.6
N/A

During the last desperate months of World War II, an Allied mission to regain Ramree Island off the coast of Burma ends in horror when an embattled group of soldiers…

Oslo

Oslo

Oslo
IMDb: 8.6
118

The true story of negotiations between implacable enemies — the secret back-channel talks, unlikely friendships and quiet heroics of a small but committed group of Israelis, Palestinians and one Norwegian…

1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything

1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything

1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything
TMDb: 5.8
45 min

An immersive, deep-dive docuseries rich with archival footage and interviews that explores the musicians and soundtracks that shaped the culture and politics of 1971.

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American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally
IMDb: 7.3
107

The life of American woman Mildred Gillars and her lawyer, who struggles to redeem her reputation. Dubbed “Axis Sally” for broadcasting Nazi propaganda to American troops during World War II,…

Genre: Drama, History
Nail Bomber: Manhunt

Nail Bomber: Manhunt

Nail Bomber: Manhunt
IMDb: 6.2
72

This documentary examines the 1999 London bombings that targeted Black, Bangladeshi and gay communities, and the race to find the far-right perpetrator. He terrorized a city, seeking to ignite a…

Fall River

Fall River

Fall River
TMDb: 6.1
59 min

In 1979, three young women were killed in a streak of brutal murders in Fall River, MA, allegedly by a satanic cult practicing human sacrifice. Twenty years later, new evidence…

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Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum
TMDb: 8.1
N/A

The adventures of Xavier, Yadina, and Brad as they tackle everyday problems by doing something extraordinary: traveling back in time to learn from real-life inspirational figures when they were kids….

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Blue Code of Silence

Blue Code of Silence

Blue Code of Silence
IMDb: 7.4
74

Every year an average of one thousand American police officers are arrested for misconduct or corruption, and the abuse of power is a legacy that stretches back to the dawn…

Domina

Domina

Domina
TMDb: 8.6
60 min

The extraordinary rise of Livia Drusilla, who overcame adversity to become the most powerful woman in the world. Follow Livia’s journey from a naïve young girl whose world crumbles in…

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Genre: Drama, History
WTF 101

WTF 101

WTF 101
TMDb: 8.7
N/A

Afternoon detention with Ms. Foxtrot leads to magical, educational, and extremely gross journeys.

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Dance of the 41

Dance of the 41

Dance of the 41
IMDb: 6.3
99

Mexico City, November 1901. The police raid a private home where a secret party is being held. Among those attending is the son-in-law of President Porfirio Díaz.

The Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad
TMDb: 6.4
77 min

Follow young Cora’s journey as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South. After escaping her Georgia plantation for the rumored Underground Railroad, Cora discovers no mere…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Murderous History

Murderous History

Murderous History
TMDb: 5
NA min

Thissix-partseriesexaminethemostgruesomeandcompellingmurdermysteriesofthepast.Throughcinematicreenactments,wefollowthedeterminedinvestigatorsandperpetratorswhilerevealinghoweachcasemadeitsownmarkonhistory.

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Genre: History
Ancient Civilizations

Ancient Civilizations

Ancient Civilizations
TMDb: 9.2
N/A

What hidden knowledge lies in our ancient past? A team of renowned scholars has come together to decipher the riddle of our origins and piece together our forgotten history found…

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Genre: History
Make-Up: A Glamorous History

Make-Up: A Glamorous History

Make-Up: A Glamorous History
TMDb: 5
NA min

Newseries.MakeupartistLisaEldridgeexploreswhatthebeautylooksofthreeiconicmomentsinBritishhistoryrevealaboutthatera.

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Genre: History
Killing Patient Zero

Killing Patient Zero

Killing Patient Zero
IMDb: 6.8
99

Skilfully revealing the homophobia behind the headlines, this doc traces the devastating impact of the 1980s AIDS epidemic and clears the name of the Québécois flight attendant who was infamously…

The Last Frontier

The Last Frontier

The Last Frontier
IMDb: 7.2
130

The story of the Podolsk cadets’ heroic stand outside Moscow in October 1941. Cadets were sent to the Ilyinsky line, fighting alongside units from the Soviet 43rd Army to hold…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
First Signal

First Signal

First Signal
IMDb: 9.1
102

When Air Force Space Command receives a signal from an alien satellite in Earth orbit an emergency meeting with the President reveals a government conspiracy.

The War Below

The War Below

The War Below
IMDb: 4.1
N/A

During World War I, a group of British miners are recruited to tunnel underneath no man’s land and set bombs from below the German front in hopes of breaking the…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something

Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something

Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something
IMDb: 6.5
N/A

The life of singer-songwriter and activist Harry Chapin, who spent his fame and fortune trying to end world hunger before his tragic passing.

Exterminate All the Brutes

Exterminate All the Brutes

Exterminate All the Brutes
TMDb: 6.6
59 min

Hybrid docuseries offering an expansive exploration of the exploitative and genocidal aspects of European colonialism, from America to Africa, and its impact on society today.

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This is a Robbery: The World’s Biggest Art Heist

This is a Robbery: The World’s Biggest Art Heist

This is a Robbery: The World’s Biggest Art Heist
TMDb: 10
N/A

In 1990, two men dressed as cops con their way into a Boston museum and steal a fortune in art. Take a deep dive into this daring and notorious crime.

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Roe v. Wade

Roe v. Wade

Roe v. Wade
IMDb: 4.9
N/A

Dr. Bernard Nathanson and Dr. Mildred Jefferson square off in a national battle in this untold conspiracy that led to the most famous and controversial court case in history.

Genre: Drama, History
Leonardo

Leonardo

Leonardo
TMDb: 6.4
50 min

A fresh look at the life and legacy of the iconic artist Leonardo da Vinci, positing that he was a gay outsider who used his work as a way of…

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Flannery

Flannery

Flannery
IMDb: 6.8
97

A feature documentary directed by Elizabeth Coffman and Mark Bosco about American writer Flannery O’Connor.

Unsinkable: Japan’s Lost Battleship

Unsinkable: Japan’s Lost Battleship

Unsinkable: Japan’s Lost Battleship
IMDb: 6.9
55

October 24, 1944, the world’s greatest battle at sea begins in the Philippines. Japan’s navy gambles on a decisive victory against the United States to turn the tide of World…

The Vineyard

The Vineyard

The Vineyard
TMDb: 8.3
50 min

Mauro Larrea and Soledad Montalvo are two strangers whose destinies cross in the second half of the 19th century, leading to their lives changing forever. A history of glories and…

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Homesick

Homesick

Homesick
IMDb: 3.8
112

A university student returns home to self-isolate during the lockdown. He’s totally alone, he’s caught the virus and in order to cope, he’s started to talk to himself.

The Lost Pirate Kingdom

The Lost Pirate Kingdom

The Lost Pirate Kingdom
TMDb: 8
43 min

The real-life pirates of the Caribbean violently plunder the world’s riches and form a surprisingly egalitarian republic in this documentary series.

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