History Movies
HD The Man in Grey (1943)

The Man in Grey (1943)

The Man in Grey (1943)
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IMDb: 6.7
116

Melodrama about two girls whose fortunes run on very different paths.

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HD Titanic (1943)

Titanic (1943)

Titanic (1943)
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IMDb: 6.3
85

This little-known German film retells the true story of the British ocean liner that met a tragic fate. Ernst Fritz Fürbringer plays the president of the White Star Line, who…

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HD Hangmen Also Die! (1943)

Hangmen Also Die! (1943)

Hangmen Also Die! (1943)
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IMDb: 7.5
134

During the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia, surgeon Dr. Franticek Svoboda, a Czech patriot, assassinates the brutal “Hangman of Europe”, Reichsprotektor Reinhard Heydrich, and is wounded in the process. In his…

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HD Air Force (1943)

Air Force (1943)

Air Force (1943)
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IMDb: 7.0
124

The crew of an Air Force bomber arrives in Pearl Harbor in the aftermath of the Japanese attack and is sent on to Manila to help with the defense of…

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HD For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)

For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)

For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
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IMDb: 6.9
170

Spain in the 1930s is the place to be for a man of action like Robert Jordan. There is a civil war going on and Jordan—who has joined up on…

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HD My People, My Country (2019)

My People, My Country (2019)

My People, My Country (2019)
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IMDb: N/A
158

Anthology of propaganda stories directed by several different directors.

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Genre: Drama, History
HD Flying Tigers (1942)

Flying Tigers (1942)

Flying Tigers (1942)
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IMDb: 6.8
102

Jim Gordon commands a unit of the famed Flying Tigers, the American Volunteer Group which fought the Japanese in China before America’s entry into World War II. Gordon must send…

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HD Why We Fight: Prelude to War (1942)

Why We Fight: Prelude to War (1942)

Why We Fight: Prelude to War (1942)
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IMDb: 7.1
53

Prelude to War was the first film of Frank Capra’s Why We Fight propaganda film series, commissioned by the Pentagon and George C. Marshall. It was made to convince American…

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HD Native Land (1942)

Native Land (1942)

Native Land (1942)
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IMDb: 6.4
89

By the start of World War II, Paul Robeson had given up his lucrative mainstream work to participate in more socially progressive film and stage productions. Robeson committed his support…

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Genre: Drama, History
HD The 47 Ronin (1941)

The 47 Ronin (1941)

The 47 Ronin (1941)
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IMDb: 7.5
223

In 1701, Lord Takuminokami Asano has a feud with Lord Kira and he tries to kill Kira in the corridors of the Shogun’s palace. The Shogun sentences Lord Asano to…

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Genre: Drama, History
HD That Hamilton Woman (1941)

That Hamilton Woman (1941)

That Hamilton Woman (1941)
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IMDb: 7.3
128

Sir William Hamilton, a widower of mature years, is British ambassador to the Court of Naples. Emma who comes for a visit with her mother wouldn’t cut the grade with…

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HD Sergeant York (1941)

Sergeant York (1941)

Sergeant York (1941)
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IMDb: 7.7
134

Alvin York a hillbilly sharpshooter transforms himself from ruffian to religious pacifist. He is then called to serve his country and despite deep religious and moral objections to fighting becomes…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
HD The Howards of Virginia (1940)

The Howards of Virginia (1940)

The Howards of Virginia (1940)
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IMDb: 6.1
116

Beautiful young Virginian Jane steps down from her proper aristocratic upbringing when she marries down-to-earth surveyor Matt Howard. Matt joins the Colonial forces in their fight for freedom against England….

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Genre: Drama, History, War
HD Brigham Young (1940)

Brigham Young (1940)

Brigham Young (1940)
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IMDb: 6.4
114

Based on the story of the famous Mormon leader, it follows Brigham Young and his challenge to transport his people across the Rocky mountains to settle in Salt Lake City….

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HD Northwest Passage (1940)

Northwest Passage (1940)

Northwest Passage (1940)
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IMDb: 7.1
126

Based on the Kenneth Roberts novel of the same name, this film tells the story of two friends who join Rogers’ Rangers, as the legendary elite force engages the enemy…

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HD A Dispatch from Reuter’s (1940)

A Dispatch from Reuter’s (1940)

A Dispatch from Reuter’s (1940)
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IMDb: 7.1
90

German Julius Reuter (Edward G. Robinson) sends 19th-century news by carrier pigeon and then by wire, founding a news agency.

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Genre: Drama, History
HD Dr. Ehrlich’s Magic Bullet (1940)

Dr. Ehrlich’s Magic Bullet (1940)

Dr. Ehrlich’s Magic Bullet (1940)
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IMDb: 7.5
103

True story of the doctor who considered it was not immoral to search for a drug that would cure syphillis.

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Genre: Drama, History
HD Red Obsession (2013)

Red Obsession (2013)

Red Obsession (2013)
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IMDb: 6.7
75

France’s Bordeaux region has long commanded respect for its coveted wine, but shifts in the global marketplace mean that a new, voracious consumer base in China is buying up this…

HD In the Shadow of the Eagles (1966)

In the Shadow of the Eagles (1966)

In the Shadow of the Eagles (1966)
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IMDb: 5.7
94

After the death of Octavian, the rebel populations of Illyria and Pannonia pose a grave threat to the Roman Empire. Tribune Marcus Ventidius is sent to subdue the uprising and,…

HD The Sea Hawk (1940)

The Sea Hawk (1940)

The Sea Hawk (1940)
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IMDb: 7.7
127

Dashing pirate Geoffrey Thorpe plunders Spanish ships for Queen Elizabeth I and falls in love with Dona Maria, a beautiful Spanish royal he captures.

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HD The Oklahoma Kid (1939)

The Oklahoma Kid (1939)

The Oklahoma Kid (1939)
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IMDb: 6.5
85

McCord’s gang robs the stage carrying money to pay Indians for their land, and the notorious outlaw “The Oklahoma Kid” Jim Kincaid takes the money from McCord. McCord stakes a…

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HD Tower of London (1939)

Tower of London (1939)

Tower of London (1939)
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IMDb: 6.8
92

In the 15th century Richard Duke of Gloucester, aided by his club-footed executioner Mord, eliminates those ahead of him in succession to the throne, then occupied by his brother King…

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Genre: Drama, History
HD The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939)

The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939)

The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939)
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IMDb: 7.0
98

Alexander Graham Bell falls in love with deaf girl Mabel Hubbard while teaching the deaf and trying to invent means for telegraphing the human voice. She urges him to put…

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Genre: Drama, History
HD Allegheny Uprising (1939)

Allegheny Uprising (1939)

Allegheny Uprising (1939)
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IMDb: 6.4
81

South western Pennsylvania area of colonial America, 1760s. Colonial distaste and disapproval of the British government is starting to surface. Many local colonists have been killed by American Indians who…

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HD Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)

Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)

Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)
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IMDb: 7.1
104

Set in America’s Colonial period, John Ford’s adventure tale follows Gilbert (Henry Fonda) and Lana Martin (Claudette Colbert) as they try to survive the rugged frontier. After their settlement is…

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HD Juarez (1939)

Juarez (1939)

Juarez (1939)
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IMDb: 7.3
125

The newly named emperor Maximilian and his wife Carolotta arrive in Mexico to face popular sentiment favoring Benito Juraez and democracy..

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HD Jesse James (1939)

Jesse James (1939)

Jesse James (1939)
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IMDb: 7.0
106

After railroad agents forcibly evict the James family from their family farm, Jesse and Frank turn to banditry for revenge.

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HD Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)

Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)

Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)
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IMDb: 7.6
100

In this dramatized account of his early law career in Illinois, Abraham Lincoln is born into a modest log cabin, where he is encouraged by his first love, Ann Rutledge,…

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Genre: Drama, History
HD Wuthering Heights (1939)

Wuthering Heights (1939)

Wuthering Heights (1939)
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IMDb: 7.6
104

The Earnshaws are Yorkshire farmers during the early 19th Century. One day, Mr. Earnshaw returns from a trip to the city, bringing with him a ragged little boy called Heathcliff….

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HD Brecht (2019)

Brecht (2019)

Brecht (2019)
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IMDb: 6.4
187

Bertolt Brecht, a theatre revolutionary, poet of the state, outsider, looks back on his life in 1956, the year of his death, in East Berlin: from provocations in the Augsburg…

Genre: Drama, History
HD The Buccaneer (1938)

The Buccaneer (1938)

The Buccaneer (1938)
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IMDb: 6.6
126

French pirate Jean Lafitte rescues a girl and joins the War of 1812.

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HD Gold Is Where You Find It (1938)

Gold Is Where You Find It (1938)

Gold Is Where You Find It (1938)
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IMDb: 6.3
94

Colonel Ferris, a wealthy farmer in northern California, is strongly opposed to hydraulic mining, a new method developed during the gold rush of the 1870’s, which is flooding the area’s…

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HD Suez (1938)

Suez (1938)

Suez (1938)
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IMDb: 6.7
104

Ferdinand de Lesseps, disappointed in love, is sent as a junior diplomat to the Isthmus of Suez, and realizes it’s just the place for a canal.

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HD Alexander Nevsky (1938)

Alexander Nevsky (1938)

Alexander Nevsky (1938)
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IMDb: 7.7
109

When German knights invade Russia, Prince Alexander Nevsky must rally his people to resist the formidable force. After the Teutonic soldiers take over an eastern Russian city, Alexander stages his…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
HD Boudica (2003)

Boudica (2003)

Boudica (2003)
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IMDb: 5.4
83

The Celtic queen who shook the Roman Empire. Boudica is one of history’s first and fiercest women warriors. Sickened by ceaseless war, the king of the Iceni accepts a treaty…

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HD The Firefly (1937)

The Firefly (1937)

The Firefly (1937)
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IMDb: 7.1
131

Nina Maria Azara is the beautiful and alluring singing spy for Spain during the Napoleonic Wars. Her mission is to seduce French Officers, in order for them to reveal Napolean’s…

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HD Fire Over England (1937)

Fire Over England (1937)

Fire Over England (1937)
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IMDb: 6.5
92

The film is a historical drama set during the reign of Elizabeth I (Flora Robson), focusing on the English defeat of the Spanish Armada, whence the title. In 1588, relations…

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HD The Edge of the World (1937)

The Edge of the World (1937)

The Edge of the World (1937)
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IMDb: 7.4
75

A way of life is dying on a Shetland island fishing port, but some of the inhabitants resist evacuating to the mainland.

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HD The Pearls of the Crown (1937)

The Pearls of the Crown (1937)

The Pearls of the Crown (1937)
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IMDb: N/A
105

The story of the seven pearls of the English Crown, from Henry VIII to 1937; three of them missing.

Genre: Comedy, History
HD Conquest (1937)

Conquest (1937)

Conquest (1937)
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IMDb: N/A
113

A polish countess becomes Napoleon Bonaparte’s mistress at the urging of Polish leaders, who feel she might influence him to make Poland independent.