History Movies
Schemers

Schemers

Schemers
IMDb: 5.5
91

Set in late-1970’s Dundee, Schemers is based on writer-producer David McLean’s early years in the music business. After a run in with a local gangster, a fledgling promoter and his…

The Furnace

The Furnace

The Furnace
IMDb: 7.7
116

To escape the outback, a young Afghan cameleer falls in with a mysterious bushman on the run with stolen Crown gold.

The Flood

The Flood

The Flood
IMDb: 7.7
117

When Jarah loses her husband, her child, her land and her innocence she embarks on a brutal journey of of retribution and revenge that transforms into redemption and reconciliation.

Nazi War Machines: Secrets Uncovered

Nazi War Machines: Secrets Uncovered

Nazi War Machines: Secrets Uncovered
IMDb: N/A
NA min

Eminent WWII historian James Holland gets inside the Nazi war machine. Travelling across Europe, he explores the extraordinary machines the produced, and uncovers rare archive to understand them.

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Genre: History
The Story of Film: An Odyssey

The Story of Film: An Odyssey

The Story of Film: An Odyssey
TMDb: 8.4
60 min

The Story of Film: An Odyssey is a documentary series about the history of film, presented on television in 15 one-hour chapters with a total length of over 900 minutes….

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When They See Us

When They See Us

When They See Us
TMDb: 7
N/A

This docuseries exposes the breakdown of the U.S. criminal justice system during the Central Park Five case where five teenagers of color were convicted of a rape they did not…

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Chernobyl

Chernobyl

Chernobyl
TMDb: 7.1
60 min

A dramatization of the true story of one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history, the catastrophic nuclear accident at Chernobyl. A tale of the brave men and women who…

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Victorian Sensations

Victorian Sensations

Victorian Sensations
TMDb: 9
NA min

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Jimmy Carter: Rock & Roll President

Jimmy Carter: Rock & Roll President

Jimmy Carter: Rock & Roll President
IMDb: 7.3
96

This rockumentary-style presidential portrait shows how Jimmy Carter reinvigorated a post-Watergate America—with the music of the counterculture, including the Allman Brothers, Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, and Jimmy Buffett.

In Search of Monsters

In Search of Monsters

In Search of Monsters
TMDb: 10
N/A

A look at current creature mysteries

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Food: Fact or Fiction?

Food: Fact or Fiction?

Food: Fact or Fiction?
TMDb: 7.6
N/A

Food: Fact or Fiction?, hosted by Michael McKean, explores age-old adages and uncovers fascinating food mysteries that are baked inside everything we eat. From pancakes to burgers to apple pie,…

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Jamestown

Jamestown

Jamestown
TMDb: 6.6
45 min

The early 17th Century story of three courageous, dynamic women who leave their dark pasts behind in England, and make the journey of a lifetime across the ocean for a…

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Genre: Drama, History
Britain’s Most Historic Towns

Britain’s Most Historic Towns

Britain’s Most Historic Towns
TMDb: 8.4
45 min

In this unique take on British history, Professor Alice Roberts explores Britain’s rich and varied past through the stories of individual towns and cities. In each programme Alice studies one…

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The Last Czars

The Last Czars

The Last Czars
TMDb: 7.5
300 min

When social upheaval sweeps Russia in the early 20th century, Czar Nicholas II resists change, sparking a revolution and ending a dynasty.

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Cities of the Underworld

Cities of the Underworld

Cities of the Underworld
TMDb: 7.4
45 min

Cities of the Underworld is an American documentary television series that premiered on March 2, 2007, on the History channel. The program explores the subterranean environment and culture beneath various…

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Hitler’s Last Stand

Hitler’s Last Stand

Hitler’s Last Stand
TMDb: 7.4
N/A

Nazi diehard and fanatics fight to the last man to stop Allied forces from freeing Europe, keeping an unrelenting grip on the naval bases, citadels and fortresses of occupied Europe.

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America Unearthed

America Unearthed

America Unearthed
TMDb: 6.2
43 min

Forensic geologist Scott Wolter explores mysteries, artifacts and relics to reveal a history of the North American continent not taught in school.

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UFO Hunters

UFO Hunters

UFO Hunters
TMDb: 6.5
42 min

UFO Hunters is an American television series that premiered on January 30, 2008 on The History Channel, produced by Motion Picture Production Inc., and ran for three seasons. Jon Alon…

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Drunk History

Drunk History

Drunk History
TMDb: 6.9
22 min

Historical reenactments from A-list talent as told by inebriated storytellers. A unique take on the familiar and less familiar people and events from America’s great past as great moments in…

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Genre: Comedy, History
Poldark

Poldark

Poldark
TMDb: 7.8
60 min

Britain is in the grip of a chilling recession… falling wages, rising prices, civil unrest – only the bankers are smiling. It’s 1783 and Ross Poldark returns from the American…

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The Spy

The Spy

The Spy
TMDb: 8.5
54 min

In the 1960s, Israeli clerk-turned-secret agent Eli Cohen goes deep undercover inside Syria on a perilous, years-long mission to spy for Mossad.

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Genre: Drama, History
Who Do You Think You Are?

Who Do You Think You Are?

Who Do You Think You Are?
TMDb: 5.5
60 min

A British genealogy documentary series in which celebrities trace their ancestry, discovering secrets and surprises from their past.

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Drain the Oceans

Drain the Oceans

Drain the Oceans
TMDb: 7.4
47 min

Maritime mysteries — old and new — come to life in this 10-episode series, combining scientific data and digital re-creations to reveal shipwrecks, treasures, and sunken cities on the bottom…

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The Terror

The Terror

The Terror
TMDb: 7.8
47 min

The crew of a Royal Naval expedition searching for the Arctic’s treacherous Northwest Passage discovers instead a monstrous predator.

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Britain in Color

Britain in Color

Britain in Color
TMDb: 8
NA min

Britain in Color showcases key moments in 20th century Britain seen for the first time in color.

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Dogfights

Dogfights

Dogfights
TMDb: 7
60 min

Dogfights is a military aviation themed TV series depicting historical re-enactments of air-to-air combat that took place in World War I, World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam…

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Pan Am

Pan Am

Pan Am
TMDb: 6
43 min

Pan Am is an American period drama television series created by writer Jack Orman. Named for the iconic Pan American World Airways, the series features the pilots and stewardesses of…

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WWII in HD

WWII in HD

WWII in HD
TMDb: 7.8
N/A

WWII in HD is a 10-part American documentary television miniseries that originally aired from November 15 to November 19, 2009 on the History Channel. The program focuses on the firsthand…

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Mystery of the Lost Paintings

Mystery of the Lost Paintings

Mystery of the Lost Paintings
TMDb: 8.4
N/A

This program focuses on seven masterpieces that were destroyed, stolen or lost during the 20th Century. The seven-part documentary series will also see these great paintings painstakingly recreated and brought…

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Greatest Events of World War II in Colour

Greatest Events of World War II in Colour

Greatest Events of World War II in Colour
TMDb: 8.5
50 min

Using highly advanced colourisation techniques, critical moments from World War II, from Stalingrad to The Battle of Britain, are shown in a whole new light.

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The FBI Files

The FBI Files

The FBI Files
TMDb: 7.5
60 min

Witness the crime busting techniques and forensic science used by the FBI to break the most baffling cases. From crime scene analysis to the most up-to-date laboratories, FBI agents relentlessly…

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Great British Ships

Great British Ships

Great British Ships
TMDb: 8
NA min

Engineer Rob Bell reveals the secrets behind some of the historic ships that shaped the history of our island nation.

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The Supersizers…

The Supersizers…

The Supersizers…
TMDb: 10
60 min

Restaurant critic Giles Coren and writer and comedian Sue Perkins experience the food culture of years gone by.

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Disasters at Sea

Disasters at Sea

Disasters at Sea
TMDb: 8.8
45 min

Dedicated investigators uncover the devastating chain of circumstances that caused a maritime disaster. With the evidence at the bottom of the sea, ingenuity is required to find the cause –…

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Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone
TMDb: 6.9
60 min

Daniel Boone is an American action-adventure television series starring Fess Parker as Daniel Boone that aired from September 24, 1964 to September 10, 1970 on NBC for 165 episodes, and…

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Episode #5.1

Episode #5.1

Episode #5.1
TMDb: 7
NA min

Ross can’t resist responding to his dubiously-jailed former Virginia campaign CO and mate colonel Ned Despard’s plea to help liberate him and fight the Mosquito Coast wood company conspirators who…

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Great Art

Great Art

Great Art
TMDb: 8
NA min

Art historian Tim Marlow hosts a documentary series about the life and art of greatest artists from history. Some episodes were originally part of the theatrical art documentary series called…

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Egypt’s Unexplained Files

Egypt’s Unexplained Files

Egypt’s Unexplained Files
TMDb: 10
42 min

Experts dive deep into the secrets of Ancient Egypt, and use cutting-edge archaeological technology to reveal the hidden truths that could potentially answer questions that have befuddled Egyptologists for generations.

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Help! My House is Haunted

Help! My House is Haunted

Help! My House is Haunted
TMDb: 5
NA min

Created by Ghost Adventures’ Zak Bagans, Help My House Is Haunted is a ghost-hunting series that leaves no stone unturned when it comes to searching for paranormal entities. Where does…

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Your Name Engraved Herein

Your Name Engraved Herein

Your Name Engraved Herein
IMDb: 7.6
118

In 1987, as martial law ends in Taiwan, Jia-han and Birdy fall in love amid family pressure, homophobia and social stigma.