History

Show Me a Hero
7.4

Show Me a Hero

Aug. 16, 2015

Show Me a Hero

Mayor Nick Wasicsko took office in 1987 during Yonkers’ worst crisis when federal courts ordered public housing to be built in the white, ...
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 ...
Spotlight
8.1

Spotlight

Nov. 06, 2015

Spotlight

The true story of how The Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child abuse and the cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, ...
The Imitation Game
8.0

The Imitation Game

Nov. 14, 2014

The Imitation Game

Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his ...
The Monuments Men
6.1

The Monuments Men

Jan. 24, 2014

The Monuments Men

Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, The Monuments Men is an action drama focusing on seven over-the-hill, ...
The Physician
7.2

The Physician

Dec. 25, 2013

The Physician

England, 1021. Rob Cole, a boy born in a miserable mining town, swears to become a physician and vanquish disease and death. His harsh path of ...
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.
Dallas Buyers Club
8.0

Dallas Buyers Club

Sep. 07, 2013

Dallas Buyers Club

Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-taking, women-loving, homophobic man who in 1986 was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and ...
12 Years a Slave
8.1

12 Years a Slave

Oct. 18, 2013

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 ...
Emperor
6.5

Emperor

Sep. 14, 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. ...
Rurouni Kenshin: Origins
7.5

Rurouni Kenshin: Origins

Former legendary assassin Kenshin Himura has now become a wandering samurai. Offering aid & protecting those in need as atonement for his ...
The Hollow Crown
6.6

The Hollow Crown

Jun. 30, 2012

The Hollow Crown

The Hollow Crown is a series of British television films featuring William Shakespeare’s History Plays. The first Season is an adaptation ...
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 ...
Zero Dark Thirty
7.4

Zero Dark Thirty

Dec. 19, 2012

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 ...
Lincoln
7.3

Lincoln

Nov. 09, 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 ...
J. Edgar
6.5

J. Edgar

Nov. 09, 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 ...
Ironclad
6.1

Ironclad

Mar. 03, 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 ...
23-F: la película
6.0

23-F: la película

Feb. 23, 2011

23-F: la película

The failed coup d’état of February 23, 1981, which began with the capture of the Congress of Deputies and ended with the release of ...
The Conspirator
6.9

The Conspirator

Sep. 10, 2010

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

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, ...
Public Enemies
7.0

Public Enemies

Jul. 01, 2009

Public Enemies

Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger’s charm and audacity endear him to much of America’s downtrodden public, but he’s ...
Invictus
7.3

Invictus

Dec. 10, 2009

Invictus

Newly elected President Nelson Mandela knows his nation remains racially and economically divided in the wake of apartheid. Believing he can ...
Cadillac Records
7.0

Cadillac Records

Dec. 05, 2008

Cadillac Records

The story of sex, violence, race and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, and the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America’s musical ...
Valkyrie
7.1

Valkyrie

Dec. 25, 2008

Valkyrie

Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan ...
Milk
7.5

Milk

Nov. 26, 2008

Milk

The story of California’s first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, who became an outspoken agent for change, seeking equal rights ...
Ip Man
8.0

Ip Man

Dec. 12, 2008

Ip Man

A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun. The film focuses on events ...
Defiance
7.2

Defiance

Dec. 31, 2008

Defiance

Based on a true story, during World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the ...
Flyboys
6.5

Flyboys

Sep. 22, 2006

Flyboys

The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and ...
Flags of Our Fathers
7.1

Flags of Our Fathers

Oct. 18, 2006

Flags of Our Fathers

There were five Marines and one Navy Corpsman photographed raising the U.S. flag on Mt. Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945. This is ...
Glory Road
7.2

Glory Road

Jan. 13, 2006

Glory Road

In 1966, Texas Western coach Don Haskins led the first all-black starting line-up for a college basketball team to the NCAA national championship.
Joyeux Noel
7.7

Joyeux Noel

Nov. 09, 2005

Joyeux Noel

France, 1914, during World War I. On Christmas Eve, an extraordinary event takes place in the bloody no man’s land that the French and the ...
Munich
7.5

Munich

Dec. 23, 2005

Munich

During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black ...
Memoirs of a Geisha
7.4

Memoirs of a Geisha

Dec. 06, 2005

Memoirs of a Geisha

A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a ...
Cinderella Man
8.0

Cinderella Man

Jun. 02, 2005

Cinderella Man

The true story of boxer, Jim Braddock who, in the 1920’s after his retirement, has a surprise comeback in order to get him and his family out of ...
Sophie Scholl: The Final Days
7.6

Sophie Scholl: The Final Days

True story of Germany’s most famous anti-Nazi heroine brought to thrilling, dramatic life. Sophie Scholl stars Julia Jentsch in a luminous ...
King Arthur
6.3

King Arthur

Jul. 07, 2004

King Arthur

The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the ‘Sarmatian hypothesis’ which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the ...
Hotel Rwanda
8.1

Hotel Rwanda

Sep. 11, 2004

Hotel Rwanda

Inspired by true events, this film takes place in Rwanda in the 1990s when more than a million Tutsis were killed in a genocide that went mostly ...
Downfall
8.2

Downfall

Sep. 08, 2004

Downfall

In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force ...