History

Story of My Death
6.6

Story of My Death

Famous lover Casanova (Vicenç Altaió), now long past his prime, meets Count Dracula (Eliseu Huertas) during a journey to Transylvania.
12 Years a Slave
8.1

12 Years a Slave

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as ...
Parkland
6.4

Parkland

2013  

Parkland

November 22nd, 1963 was a day that changed the world forever — when young American President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. ...
Muscle Shoals
7.7

Muscle Shoals

In a tiny Alabama town with the curious name of Muscle Shoals, something miraculous sprang from the mud of the Tennessee River. A group of ...
The Liberator
6.9

The Liberator

Bolívar was instrumental in Latin America’s struggle for independence from the Spanish Empire, and is today considered one of the most ...
Jobs
5.9

Jobs

2013  

Jobs

The story of Steve Jobs’ ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.
Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas
6.1

Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas

In the 16th century in the Cévennes, a horse dealer by the name of Michael Kohlhaas leads a happy and prosperous family life. When a lord treats ...
Hammer of the Gods
4.5

Hammer of the Gods

Action epic sees a passionate young man transform into a brutal warrior as he travels the unforgiving landscape in search of his long lost ...
A Field in England
6.3

A Field in England

During the Civil War in 17th-Century England, a small group of deserters flee from a raging battle through an overgrown field. They are captured ...
The Square
8.1

The Square

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 Grandmaster
6.6

The Grandmaster

Ip Man’s peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who ...
Zero Dark Thirty
7.4

Zero Dark Thirty

A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of ...
Les Misérables
7.6

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 ...
Hyde Park on Hudson
5.9

Hyde Park on Hudson

The story of the love affair between FDR and his distant cousin Margaret Stuckley, centered around the weekend in 1939 when the King and Queen of ...
Lincoln
7.4

Lincoln

2012  

Lincoln

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President’s tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds ...
Renoir
6.6

Renoir

2012  

Renoir

The Côte d’Azur. 1915. In his twilight years, Pierre-Auguste Renoir is tormented by the loss of his wife, the pains of arthritic old age and the ...
Emperor
6.5

Emperor

2012  

Emperor

As the Japanese surrender at the end of WWII, Gen. Fellers is tasked with deciding if Emperor Hirohito will be hanged as a war criminal. ...
Purge
7.1

Purge

2012  

Purge

Allide experienced The Great Terror under Stalin’s regime, and decades after her hometown people were deported to Siberia, she lives alone in an ...
Rurouni Kenshin
7.6

Rurouni Kenshin

Former legendary assassin Kenshin Himura has now become a wandering samurai. Offering aid & protecting those in need as atonement for his ...
Kon-Tiki
7.2

Kon-Tiki

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 ...
For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada
6.6

For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada

A chronicle of the Cristeros War (1926-1929), which was touched off by a rebellion against the Mexican government’s attempt to secularize ...
A Royal Affair
7.6

A Royal Affair

A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.
Farewell, My Queen
6.3

Farewell, My Queen

A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the final days of the French Revolution.
Game Change
7.4

Game Change

2012  

Game Change

Documentary focusing on the Republican run of the 2008 Presidential election, when candidate John McCain picks a relative unknown, Alaskan ...
Red Tails
5.9

Red Tails

2012  

Red Tails

The story of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first African-American pilots to fly in a combat squadron during World War II.
The Iron Lady
6.4

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.
My Way
7.8

My Way

2011  

My Way

Jun-shik, who works for Tatsuo’s grandfather’s farm while Korea is colonized by Japan, dreams about participating in the Tokyo Olympics as a ...
The Flowers of War
7.6

The Flowers of War

A Westerner finds refuge with a group of women in a church during Japan’s rape of Nanking in 1937. Posing as a priest, he attempts to lead ...
My Grandfather’s People
8.0

My Grandfather’s People

A feature film that tells the story of the director’s grandfather who was forced to leave Crete in the 1920s during the Greek-Turkish ...
Nova Zembla
5.8

Nova Zembla

2011  

Nova Zembla

Nova Zembla tells the gripping true story of the legendary failed mission of the late sixteenth century Dutch flotilla trying to find a trading ...
J. Edgar
6.6

J. Edgar

2011  

J. Edgar

As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed ...
Anonymous
6.9

Anonymous

2011  

Anonymous

Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I, and the Essex Rebellion against her, the story advances the theory that it was ...
War of the Arrows
7.2

War of the Arrows

13 years after the King Injo Revolt, the Chosun Dynasty is attacked by the Chung Dynasty of China. A young man named Na-mi leaves his demolished ...
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
6.1

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

A story set in 19th century China and centered on the lifelong friendship between two girls who develop their own secret code as a way to contend ...
1911
5.9

1911

2011  

1911

At the beginning of the 20th century, China is in a state of crisis. The country is split into warring factions, the citizens are starving, and ...
The Lost Bladesman
6.0

The Lost Bladesman

During the warring period of the three kingdoms, ancient China is in turmoil. To unify the country, general Cao Cao (Jiang Wen), the real power ...
The Mill and the Cross
6.9

The Mill and the Cross

What would it be like to step inside a great work of art, have it come alive around you, and even observe the artist as he sketches the very ...
Ironclad
6.2

Ironclad

2011  

Ironclad

In the year 1215, the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal on the Magna Carta, a seminal document ...