History

United
7.5

United

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

2010  

Toast

An adaptation of celebrity chef Nigel Slater’s bestselling memoir, ‘Toast’ is the ultimate nostalgic trip through everything ...
The Weight of Chains
8.2

The Weight of Chains

The Weight of Chains is a Canadian documentary film that takes a critical look at the role that the US, NATO and the EU played in the tragic ...
Fortress of War
7.5

Fortress of War

A war drama set during the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941, in which Russian troops held on to a border stronghold for nine days. ...
The Princess of Montpensier
6.4

The Princess of Montpensier

Set in the high courts of 16th Century France, where the wars of religion between Catholics and Protestants are raging. Marie de Mézières, a ...
Into the Storm
7.1

Into the Storm

This powerful follow-up to “The Gathering Storm” follows Churchill from 1940 to 1945 as he guided his beleaguered nation through the crucible of ...
Outside the Law
6.6

Outside the Law

After losing their family home in Algeria in the 1920s, three brothers and their mother are scattered across the globe. Messaoud joins the French ...
Even the Rain
7.5

Even the Rain

As a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Cochabamba, Bolivia, local people rise up against plans to ...
Made in Dagenham
7.2

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.
The Conspirator
6.9

The Conspirator

Mary Surratt is the lone female charged as a co-conspirator in the assassination trial of Abraham Lincoln. As the whole nation turns against her, ...
The King’s Speech
8.0

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 Way Back
7.3

The Way Back

2010  

The Way Back

Peter Weir’s follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of man’s ...
Reign of Assassins
6.9

Reign of Assassins

Set in ancient China, Zeng Jing is a skilled assassin who finds herself in possession of a mystical Buddhist monk’s remains. She begins a ...
The Legend Is Born: Ip Man
7.1

The Legend Is Born: Ip Man

Featuring some of the most spectacular, innovative and explosive martial arts ever staged, The Legend Is Born is the remarkable true story of the ...
The Special Relationship
6.8

The Special Relationship

A dramatisation that follows Tony Blair’s journey from political understudy waiting in the wings of the world arena to accomplished prime ...
Carlos
7.7

Carlos

2010  

Carlos

The story of Venezuelan revolutionary, Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, who founded a worldwide terrorist organization and raided the OPEC headquarters in ...
Of Gods and Men
7.2

Of Gods and Men

French drama based on the 1996 kidnapping and killing of seven monks in Algeria. A group of Trappist monks reside in the monastery of Tibhirine ...
Ong Bak 3
5.0

Ong Bak 3

2010  

Ong Bak 3

Ong Bak 3 picks up where Ong Bak 2 had left off. Tien is captured and almost beaten to death before he is saved and brought back to the Kana ...
Ip Man 2
7.6

Ip Man 2

2010  

Ip Man 2

Having defeated the best fighters of the Imperial Japanese army in occupied Shanghai, Ip Man and his family settle in post-war Hong ...
Beneath Hill 60
7.1

Beneath Hill 60

The true story of Australia’s cat-and-mouse underground mine warfare – one of the most misunderstood, misrepresented and mystifying ...
The Round Up
7.0

The Round Up

2010  

The Round Up

A faithful retelling of the 1942 “Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup” and the events surrounding it.
Confucius
6.2

Confucius

2010  

Confucius

In 500 B.C., during Chinas famed ‘Spring and Autumn Period’, Kong Ze (Confucius), a commoner reverred for his outstanding wisdom, is ...
Bodyguards and Assassins
6.8

Bodyguards and Assassins

In 1905, revolutionist Sun Yat-Sen visits Hong Kong to discuss plans with Tongmenghui members to overthrow the Qing dynasty. But when they find ...
Invictus
7.3

Invictus

2009  

Invictus

Newly elected President Nelson Mandela knows his nation remains racially and economically divided in the wake of apartheid. Believing he can ...
Glorious 39
6.4

Glorious 39

2009  

Glorious 39

A mysterious tale set around a traditional British family on the eve of World War Two. Oblivious to the looming shadow of World War II, the ...
The Messenger
7.1

The Messenger

Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification ...
The Breath
8.1

The Breath

2009  

The Breath

A major who had just lost two people in his command in a combat with PKK militants arrives at the station and takes charge. He finds it very ...
Creation
6.7

Creation

2009  

Creation

A psychological, heart-wrenching love story that provides a unique and inside look at Charles Darwin. Torn between faith and science, he ...
Taking Chance
7.5

Taking Chance

Lt. Col. Michael Strobl, a volunteer military escort accompanies the body of Lance Cpl. Chance Phelps to his hometown in Wyoming.
The Age of Stupid
7.1

The Age of Stupid

The Age of Stupid is the new movie from Director Franny Armstrong (McLibel) and producer John Battsek (One Day In September). Pete Postlethwaite ...
Public Enemies
7.0

Public Enemies

Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger’s charm and audacity endear him to much of America’s downtrodden public, but he’s ...
Vincere
6.9

Vincere

2009  

Vincere

The story of the descent into madness of Mussolini’s secret first wife, Ida Dasler, who was seduced by his passion and vigour but blind to ...
Agora
7.2

Agora

2009  

Agora

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn ...
City of Life and Death
7.7

City of Life and Death

City of Life and Death takes place in 1937, during the height of the Second Sino-Japanese War. The Imperial Japanese Army has just captured the ...
Coco Before Chanel
6.7

Coco Before Chanel

2009 biopic about the early life of Coco Chanel. Several years after leaving the orphanage, to which her father never returned for her, Gabrielle ...
Grey Gardens
7.5

Grey Gardens

2009  

Grey Gardens

Based on the life stories of the eccentric aunt and first cousin of Jackie Onassis raised as Park Avenue débutantes but who withdrew from New ...