Category: History

A Woman in Berlin (2008) 7.1

A Woman in Berlin (2008)

Storyline:A nameless woman keeps a diary as the Russians invade Berlin in the spring of 1945. She is in her early 30s, a patriotic journalist with international credentials; her husband, Gerd, a writer, is an officer ...

Luther (2003) 6.6

Luther (2003)

Storyline:Biography of Martin Luther (Joseph Fiennes), the sixteenth century priest who led the Christian Reformation, and opened up new possibilities in exploration of faith. This movie begins with his vow to become ...

Fellini Satyricon (1969) 6.9

Fellini Satyricon (1969)

Storyline:In first century Rome, two student friends, Encolpio and Ascilto, argue about ownership of the boy Gitone, divide their belongings and split up. The boy, allowed to choose who he goes with, chooses Ascilto. ...

Twenty Two (2015) 7.4

Twenty Two (2015)

Storyline:An estimated 200,000 Chinese women were forced into prostitution by the Japanese army during WWII. Only 22 of them remain today to speak out publicly. This documentary is not a film for political gains or na...

Nuyorican Básquet (2017) 9.2

Nuyorican Básquet (2017)

Storyline:"Nuyorican Basketball" tells the story of the National Basketball Team of Puerto Rico in 1979, whose players were mostly born or raised in New York. In a dramatic encounter, this team played the final of the...

The Sunshine Makers (2015) 7

The Sunshine Makers (2015)

Storyline:The story of Nicholas Sand and Tim Scully, the unlikely duo at the heart of 1960s American drug counter-culture.User Reviews: This documentary told a sensationalized version of the truth and was intellectual...

A Good Day to Die (2010) 8

A Good Day to Die (2010)

Storyline:AIM leader Dennis Banks looks back at his early life and the rise of the American Indian Movement.User Reviews: This was a very informative documentary about the connection between the American Indian Moveme...

The Pearls of the Crown (1937) 7.1

The Pearls of the Crown (1937)

Storyline:Three narrators (French writer Jean Martin, an English royal equerry, and a papal chamberlain) tell the story of seven matched pearls, four of them now in the British Crown. Episodes whirl us from Pope Cleme...

Of Gods and Men (2010) 7.2

Of Gods and Men (2010)

Storyline:In 1996, in Algeria, eight French monks of The Monastery Notre-Dame de l'Atlas of Tibhirine have a simple life serving the poor community that was raised around the monastery. During the Algerian Civil War, ...

De Gaulle (2020) 5.9

De Gaulle (2020)

Storyline:Paris, June 1940. The de Gaulle couple is confronted with the military and political collapse of France. Charles de Gaulle joins London while Yvonne, his wife, finds herself with her three children on the ro...

Accidental Anarchist (2017) 7.2

Accidental Anarchist (2017)

Storyline:Carne Ross was a government highflyer. A career diplomat who believed Western Democracy could save us all. But working inside the system he came to see its failures, deceits and ulterior motives. He felt at ...

Götz von Berlichingen (TV Movie 2014) 4.8

Götz von Berlichingen (TV Movie 2014)

Storyline:Medieval Germany at the end of the 16th Century is in turmoil. The ruthless Lady Adelheid plots against the Emperor with her ally the French King. When notorious robber Goetz steals the King's gold, Adelheid...

The Conquest of Siberia (2019) 5.8

The Conquest of Siberia (2019)

Storyline:A young officer of Peter I's First Guard, Ivan Demarin, on the instructions of the tsar, is sent to the depths of Siberia - to border Tobolsk. Here Ivan meets his first love and, together with his regiment, ...

The Map Against the World (2016) 5.8

The Map Against the World (2016)

Storyline:At a time when maps weren't readily accessible for the public, 'Gosanja KIM Jeong-ho' (CHA Seoung-won) sets out to walk across the Korean peninsula to make the Daedongyeojido - the Great Map of the East Land...

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005) 7.6

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)

Storyline:Enron dives from the seventh largest US company to bankruptcy in less than a year in this tale told chronologically. The emphasis is on human drama, from suicide to 20,000 people sacked: the personalities of...

An American Haunting (2005) 5.1

An American Haunting (2005)

Storyline:In 2006, in Red River, Tennessee, a teenager has frequent nightmares. Her mother reads an old letter from 1817 written by her ancestor, Lucy Bell. After a dispute of lands judged by the church, her husband J...

The Secret Ways (1961) 6

The Secret Ways (1961)

Storyline:Vienna, 1956. After Soviet tanks crush the Hungarian uprising, soldier-of-fortune Mike Reynolds is hired to help a threatened Hungarian scientist (Prof. Jansci) escape from Budapest. He and Julia, the profes...

Let the Lion Roar (2014) 5.3

Let the Lion Roar (2014)

Storyline:Uncover one of the greatest and darkest deceptions of our time - the conspiracy to cover up the Church's true identity.User Reviews: Riveting, film exposing the truth of the ages that have been hidden from o...

Prophet’s Prey (2015) 7.3

Prophet’s Prey (2015)

Storyline:When Warren Jeffs rose to Prophet of the Fundamentalist Church of Latter Day Saints, he took control of a religion with a history of polygamous and underage marriage. In a short time, Warren managed to expan...

The Advocate (1993) 6.6

The Advocate (1993)

Storyline:In medieval France, young lawyer Richard Courtois leaves Paris for the simpler life in the country. However, he is soon drawn into amorous and political intrigues. At the same time, he is pushed to defend a ...

Vijayaratha (2019) 8

Vijayaratha (2019)

Storyline:Vijayaratha is a suspense thriller which follows a guy on a race against time to save a life, even as the world around him starts falling apart. Directed by Ajay Surya, the film stars Vasanth Kalyan and Arpi...

Samuel Barber: Absolute Beauty (2017)

Storyline:Known for his mournful "Adagio for Strings," Samuel Barber was never quite fashionable. "Samuel Barber: Absolute Beauty" is a probing exploration of the American composer's music and melancholia.User Reviews...

Chicogrande (2010) 6.6

Chicogrande (2010)

Storyline:Butch Fenton, major of American army, comes for Villa's head and he's gonna get it. The "Punitive Expedition" proved to be the last major campaign of the U.S. Cavalry. Mexican revolution is the first social ...

Mordet på Trotskij (1972) 5.8

Mordet på Trotskij (1972)

Storyline:After having been forced to leave the Soviet Union 1929 Trotsky has ended up in Mexico 1940. He is still busy with politics, promoting socialism to the world. Stalin has sent out an assassin, Frank Jackson. ...