History movies (85)

''The Finest Hours'' (2016)
Action, Drama, History
Directed by Craig Gillespie
With Chris Pine and Holliday Grainger
The Coast Guard makes a daring rescue attempt off the coast of Cape Cod after a pair of oil tankers are destroyed during a blizzard in 1952.

''Eddie the Eagle'' (2016)
Biography, Drama, History
Directed by Dexter Fletcher
With Taron Egerton and Hugh Jackman
The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics.

''Bridge of Spies'' (2015)
Biography, Drama, History
Directed by Steven Spielberg
With Mark Rylance and Domenick Lombardozzi
In the cold war, A lawyer, James B. Donovan recruited by the CIA and involved in an intense negotiation mission to release and exchange a CIA U-2...[+]

''Spotlight'' (2015)
Biography, Drama, History
Directed by Tom McCarthy
With Mark Ruffalo and Michael Keaton
SPOTLIGHT tells the riveting true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one...[+]

''Selma'' (2014)
Biography, Drama, History
Directed by Ava DuVernay
With David Oyelowo, Giovanni Ribisi and Tim Roth
The unforgettable true story chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to...[+]

''Decline of an Empire'' (2014)
Biography, History
Directed by Michael Redwood
With Nicole Keniheart and Peter O'Toole
Katherine of Alexandria, brought up as a nomad and living in the desert, was aged just 11 when Emperor Maxentius saw her whilst out on patrol....[+]