History Movies
Zwingli

Zwingli

Zwingli
IMDb: N/A
128 min

Of course he is allowed to say it, his sentence. The sentence everyone knows, even if they have no idea about Zwingli. There are also words that sound like clear…

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Genre: History
Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones
IMDb: N/A
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The protagonist, really existent, of Mr. Jones (temporary title: Gareth Jones), the new film by Agnieszka Holland, is a Welsh journalist who leaves for Moscow to interview Stalin. While in…

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Benedetta

Benedetta

Benedetta
IMDb: N/A
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This is the film adaptation of ‘Immodest Acts: The Life of a Lesbian Nun in Renaissance Italy (Studies in the History of Sexuality)’, work of Judith C. Brown published in…

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Il Primo Re

Il Primo Re

Il Primo Re
IMDb: N/A
N/A

After the rumors published by ANSA, it was immediately hastened to deny everything on Facebook the director Matteo Rovere: no, The First King will not participate in the 71st La…

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Genre: History
The Aeronauts

The Aeronauts

The Aeronauts
IMDb: N/A
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Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones are reunited in the first-look image for Amazon Studios’ “The Aeronauts,” which began shooting in the U.K. this week. The two British stars previously worked…

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The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies
IMDb: N/A
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The movie, which is based on the book The Best of Enemies: Race and Redemption in the New South by Osha Gray Davidson, follows the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater…

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Genre: Drama, History
Jan Žižka

Jan Žižka

Jan Žižka
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American actor Ben Foster performs his EDemon title role in the upcoming historical film, Jan Žižka, producer and director Petr Jákl. Yesterday the creators announced it. Thirty-one-year-old Foster performed in…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Brawler

The Brawler

The Brawler
IMDb: N/A
95 min

This is the hilarious moment an overly excited mother Wonderstruck bear punches her own cub in the face while play fighting. The clip, filmed by zoo-goer Tomoko shows both mother…

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Frontier

Frontier

Frontier
IMDb: 5.2
98 min

The BIFFF, or Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival, Twisted Pair opened this Tuesday, April 3 for twelve days of genre films, meetings, animations and hectoliters of Cuvée des Trolls. As…

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One Nation, One King

One Nation, One King

One Nation, One King
IMDb: N/A
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Studiocanal has nearly sold out Pierre Schoeller’s epic French Revolution drama “One Nation, One King” (“Un Peuple et son roi”) ahead of its world premiere in an out of competition…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Great Battle

The Great Battle

The Great Battle
IMDb: N/A
N/A

If there were any moviegoing justice in this country, more Americans would be clamoring to see the South Korean film “The Great Battle” than, say, “The Predator” but, sadly, that…

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Genre: History
Niet Schieten

Niet Schieten

Niet Schieten
IMDb: N/A
120 min

The biggest hall of the Genk Euroscoop was packed full of the avant-premiere of ‘Do not shoot’, the film on which Stijn Coninx worked for seven years and in which…

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Genre: Drama, History
Fabrizio De André – Principe libero

Fabrizio De André – Principe libero

Fabrizio De André – Principe libero
IMDb: 6.9
193 min

UPDATE – Waiting for the second episode, aired on Wednesday 14 February in prime time on Rai Uno, excellent results in terms of plays for the first part of Fabrizio…

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Genre: History, Music
Never Look Away

Never Look Away

Never Look Away
IMDb: 6.7
188 min

Venice (Italy), Sep 7 (EFE) .- The Mexican Guillermo del Toro took last year the Golden Lion of Venice for “The shape of water” and this year, as president Lean…

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Genre: Drama, History
Eternal Winter

Eternal Winter

Eternal Winter
IMDb: 7.6
110 min

The Heartland International Film Festival announced the official selections for the film festival’s 27th edition. Documentaries will be spotlighted Vox Lux to bookend one of the major (and potentially, most…

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Manto

Manto

Manto
IMDb: 7.9
112 min

“My stories are mirrors for society to see itself,” asserts author Saadat Hasan Manto (Nawazuddin Siddiqui), on trial for obscenity. The Oath Dramatizing Manto’s struggles as he excoriates humanity during…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Pagan King

The Pagan King

The Pagan King
IMDb: 7.4
114 min

New deals have been reached for North America (Vertical Entertainment), Australia and New Zealand (Eagle Entertainment), Gone Are the Days and Spain (Mediaset). Earlier sales include Germany (Ascot Elite), Japan…

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The Last Witness

The Last Witness

The Last Witness
IMDb: 5.5
97 min

Soviet secret police began a series of mass executions circa 1940 of Polish citizens they knew would reject foreign occupation upon Apostle WWII’s completion. Some of the resulting graves were…

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Genre: History, Thriller
Direniş Karatay

Direniş Karatay

Direniş Karatay
IMDb: N/A
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Starring Mehmet Aslantug, Fikret Kuşkan, Yurdaer Okur and Nefise Karatay, Y Resistance Karatay lant will be released tomorrow. Taxi 5 Milliyet writer Ali Eyüboğlu moved to the corner of the…

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Genre: History, War
The Scythian

The Scythian

The Scythian
IMDb: 6.2
105 min

I was always keen on genre films, starting with old B-movies to Asian action and Samurai cinema. I find that they have a Psychokinesis spirit of freedom and it offers…

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Glossary of Broken Dreams

Glossary of Broken Dreams

Glossary of Broken Dreams
IMDb: 7.0
99 min

This difficult-to-describe extravaganza includes puppets. 8 bit animation. Anime. Stock footage. Referring to himself Searching for Ingmar Bergman as a “lumpennerd,” Johannes gives an “ideotaining” cinematic review of relevant political…

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The Favourite

The Favourite

The Favourite
IMDb: 7.9
120 min

It is evident that for Yorgos Lanthimos life is a competition, a race for the “affection” of the other. In his previous films he sought those skills in the family….

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Gareth Jones

Gareth Jones

Gareth Jones
IMDb: N/A
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Filming is just about to wrap on “Gareth Jones,” Agnieszka Holland’s latest film, about the intrepid Welsh journalist of the title and his efforts to report on the Holodomor, a…

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Gold

Gold

Gold
IMDb: N/A
N/A

The trailer of Reema Kagti’s big Independence Day sports film finds Akshay Kumar doing what he likes best: pitching for country and flag. There is a loud jingoistic feel to…

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Genre: Drama, History
Colette

Colette

Colette
IMDb: 6.2
111 min

Within two days the Sundance Film Festival begins and as every year, the world of cinema begins to move around because it is a festival that many creators use to…

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Genre: Drama, History
Karmouz War

Karmouz War

Karmouz War
IMDb: 8.7
N/A

The new Trailer for the upcoming Blockbuster “Karmouz War” has just been released and it’s causing quite the frenzy. With over 3 million views on the movie’s official Facebook page,…

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Genre: History, Thriller
Return of the Hero

Return of the Hero

Return of the Hero
IMDb: 6.6
90 min

A good old fashioned corset comedy with minimal laughs but a decent level of charm, Return of the Hero (Le Retour du heros) pairs two of America’s favorite Frenchies for…

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I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians

I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians

I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians
IMDb: N/A
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Inverted commas withstanding, “I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians” seems like an awfully long and pretentious thing to call a film. Indeed, it might…

Genre: Drama, History
Padmaavat

Padmaavat

Padmaavat
IMDb: 7.1
164 min

On January 24, a shocking video did the rounds in India: of terrified school children, ducking inside their school bus, whose glass windows had been shattered. The bus, ferrying children…

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Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran

Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran

Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran
IMDb: N/A
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There might be such a thing as the jinx of drop-dead good looks. John Abraham proves a suitable example of this. No one would call him an actor with excellent…

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Genre: Drama, History
Peterloo

Peterloo

Peterloo
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Entertainment One has taken U.K. rights to Mike Leigh’s “Peterloo” and have scheduled to Nov. 2 release, Variety has confirmed.Amazon Studios is handling U.S. distribution on the period film. At…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman
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The director of the troubled dictionary film “The Professor and the Madman” is accusing the producer of trying to defraud Ireland’s tax rebate program.Farhad Safinia is locked in a battle…

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Genre: Drama, History
Backstabbing for Beginners

Backstabbing for Beginners

Backstabbing for Beginners
IMDb: 5.9
108 min

The title misleads, but in a way that sets up a pleasant surprise: Per Fly’s “Backstabbing for Beginners” is not some archly tongue-in-cheek takedown of the art of the con,…

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The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince
IMDb: 6.7
105 min

Since he starred for the first time ‘The Kiss of Judas’, Oscar Wilde became one of Rupert Everett’s great obsessions: “For me it is like a saint, a figure close…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
King of Thieves

King of Thieves

King of Thieves
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StudioCanal has released the first trailer of ‘King of Thieves’, a film directed by James Marsh (‘The theory of everything’) from an article based on real events of Mark Seal….

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Genre: Crime, Drama, History
First Man

First Man

First Man
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The tandem Damien Chazelle – Ryan Gosling promises to give us many joys in the coming years. To the almost winner (we will always remember) ‘La La Land’ is followed…

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Genre: Drama, History
The 15:17 to Paris

The 15:17 to Paris

The 15:17 to Paris
IMDb: 5.1
94 min

Clint Eastwood is a movie legend. I could not re-release another movie in what’s left of his life, which I hope is still a lot, and that was not going…

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Paul, Apostle of Christ

Paul, Apostle of Christ

Paul, Apostle of Christ
IMDb: 6.9
108 min

The film “Paul, Apostle of Christ”, the new production of Sony Pictures that premieres today in Puerto Rico, benefits greatly from its conventional approach to dramatize the final test of…

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Genre: Drama, History
Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene
IMDb: 6.0
120 min

The historical characters whose lives revolve around a religious thought, often remain in a kind of no man’s land or limbo between the certainty and the pious imagination or not…

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Genre: Drama, History
12 Strong

12 Strong

12 Strong
IMDb: 6.6
130 min

Troop of Heroes is a propaganda vehicle whose shielded intention of the patriotic motivations of the 12 soldiers involved in the story, based on a real event recorded in the…

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Genre: Drama, History