History

The Viking War
6.1

The Viking War

Feb. 05, 2019

The Viking War

Ingrid and her siblings are on the run from the Beserkers who have begun invading the villages, taking over, savagely using the residents on a ...
Tolkien
7.0

Tolkien

May. 03, 2019

Tolkien

Explore the formative years of the orphaned author as he finds friendship, love and artistic inspiration among a group of fellow outcasts at ...
Victoria & Abdul
6.8

Victoria & Abdul

Sep. 14, 2017

Victoria & Abdul

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.
Viceroy’s House
6.7

Viceroy’s House

Mar. 03, 2017

Viceroy’s House

In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was ...
United
7.5

United

Jan. 02, 2011

United

United is based on the true story of Manchester United’s legendary “Busby Babes”, the youngest side ever to win the Football ...
Toast
6.6

Toast

Dec. 30, 2010

Toast

An adaptation of celebrity chef Nigel Slater’s bestselling memoir, ‘Toast’ is the ultimate nostalgic trip through everything ...
They Shall Not Grow Old
8.4

They Shall Not Grow Old

A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day, and the end of the war.
The Zookeeper’s Wife
7.0

The Zookeeper’s Wife

The account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the Nazi invasion.
The Square
8.1

The Square

Jun. 07, 2013

The Square

The Square, a new film by Jehane Noujaim (Control Room; Rafea: Solar Mama), looks at the hard realities faced day-to-day by people working to ...
The Last Man on the Moon
7.4

The Last Man on the Moon

The 1960s was an extraordinary time for the United States. Unburdened by post-war reparations, Americans were preoccupied with other developments ...
The King’s Speech
8.0

The King’s Speech

Sep. 06, 2010

The King’s Speech

The King’s Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, ...
The Iron Lady
6.4

The Iron Lady

Dec. 30, 2011

The Iron Lady

A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.
The Invisible Woman
6.2

The Invisible Woman

Dec. 25, 2013

The Invisible Woman

In 1857, at the height of his fame and fortune, novelist and social critic Charles Dickens meets and falls in love with teenage stage actress ...
The Eichmann Show
6.6

The Eichmann Show

Jan. 20, 2015

The Eichmann Show

The behind-the-scenes true life story of a groundbreaking producer, Milton Fruchtman, and blacklisted TV director Leo Hurwitz who, overcoming ...
The Death of Stalin
7.2

The Death of Stalin

Oct. 20, 2017

The Death of Stalin

When tyrannical dictator Josef Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet ...
Testament of Youth
7.3

Testament of Youth

Oct. 14, 2014

Testament of Youth

Testament of Youth is a powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the ...
Suffragette
6.9

Suffragette

Oct. 16, 2015

Suffragette

Based on true events about the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement who were forced underground to evade the State.
Steve Jobs
7.2

Steve Jobs

Oct. 09, 2015

Steve Jobs

Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the ...
Silence
7.2

Silence

Dec. 22, 2016

Silence

Two Jesuit priests travel to seventeenth century Japan which has, under the Tokugawa shogunate, banned Catholicism and almost all foreign contact.
Selma

Selma

Dec. 25, 2014

Selma

“Selma,” as in Alabama, the place where segregation in the South was at its worst, leading to a march that ended in violence, forcing ...
Saving Mr. Banks
7.5

Saving Mr. Banks

Nov. 16, 2013

Saving Mr. Banks

Author P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood as Walt Disney Pictures adapts her novel Mary Poppins for the big screen.
Maze
5.9

Maze

Sep. 22, 2017

Maze

Inspired by the true events of the infamous 1983 prison breakout of 38 IRA prisoners from HMP Maze, which was to become the biggest prison escape ...
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 ...
Made in Dagenham
7.2

Made in Dagenham

Sep. 11, 2010

Made in Dagenham

A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.
Macbeth
6.6

Macbeth

Aug. 16, 2015

Macbeth

Feature film adaptation of Shakespeare’s Scottish play about General Macbeth whose ambitious wife urges him to use wicked means in order to ...
Les Misérables
7.6

Les Misérables

Dec. 18, 2012

Les Misérables

An adaptation of the successful stage musical based on Victor Hugo’s classic novel set in 19th-century France, in which a paroled prisoner ...
Kon-Tiki
7.2

Kon-Tiki

Aug. 24, 2012

Kon-Tiki

The true story about legendary explorer Thor Heyerdahl and his epic crossing of the Pacific on a balsa wood raft in 1947, in an effort to prove ...
Jimmy’s Hall
6.7

Jimmy’s Hall

May. 30, 2014

Jimmy’s Hall

In the 1930s political activist Jimmy Gralton is deported from Ireland during the ‘Red Scare’.