History

The Alamo
6.0

The Alamo

Apr. 07, 2004

The Alamo

Based on the 1836 standoff between a group of Texan and Tejano men, led by Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie, and Mexican dictator Santa Anna’s ...
Miracle
7.5

Miracle

Feb. 06, 2004

Miracle

When college coach Herb Brooks is hired to helm the 1980 U.S. men’s Olympic hockey team, he brings a unique and brash style to the ice. ...
The Fog of War
8.1

The Fog of War

Dec. 09, 2003

The Fog of War

Using archival footage, United States Cabinet conversation recordings, and an interview of the 85-year-old Robert McNamara, THE FOG OF WAR ...
Cold Mountain
7.2

Cold Mountain

Dec. 24, 2003

Cold Mountain

In this classic story of love and devotion set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier named W.P. Inman ...
The Last Samurai
7.7

The Last Samurai

Dec. 05, 2003

The Last Samurai

Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare, which finds him learning to respect the samurai ...
Julius Caesar
6.6

Julius Caesar

Dec. 27, 2002

Julius Caesar

Twenty year-old Julius Caesar flees Rome for his life during the reign of Sulla but through skill and ambition rises four decades later to become ...
We Were Soldiers
7.2

We Were Soldiers

Mar. 01, 2002

We Were Soldiers

The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it.
Gangs of New York
7.5

Gangs of New York

Dec. 14, 2002

Gangs of New York

It’s 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic ...
Rabbit-Proof Fence
7.4

Rabbit-Proof Fence

Feb. 04, 2002

Rabbit-Proof Fence

In 1931, three Aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their homes to be trained as domestic staff, and set off on a trek across the Outback.
No Man’s Land
7.9

No Man’s Land

Sep. 08, 2001

No Man’s Land

Two soldiers from opposite sites get stuck between the front lines in the same trench. The UN is asked to free them and both sides agree on a ...
Pearl Harbor
6.2

Pearl Harbor

May. 21, 2001

Pearl Harbor

The lifelong friendship between Rafe McCawley and Danny Walker is put to the ultimate test when the two ace fighter pilots become entangled in a ...
Enemy at the Gates
7.6

Enemy at the Gates

Mar. 14, 2001

Enemy at the Gates

Enemy at the Gates is a war film from Jean-Jacques Annaud from 2001 that takes place during the battle of Stalingard in World War II between the ...
Black Hawk Down
7.7

Black Hawk Down

Dec. 28, 2001

Black Hawk Down

When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, ...
Conspiracy
7.7

Conspiracy

May. 19, 2001

Conspiracy

The historical recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which Nazi and SS leaders gathered in a Berlin suburb to discuss the “Final ...
The Patriot
7.2

The Patriot

Jun. 28, 2000

The Patriot

After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring ...
Rules of Engagement
6.4

Rules of Engagement

Apr. 07, 2000

Rules of Engagement

Part war movie, part courtroom thriller, this gripping drama finds a war hero put on trial for a rescue mission gone terribly wrong with only his ...
The Thin Red Line
7.6

The Thin Red Line

Dec. 25, 1998

The Thin Red Line

Based on the graphic novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line tells the story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who ...
Shakespeare in Love
7.1

Shakespeare in Love

Dec. 11, 1998

Shakespeare in Love

Young Shakespeare is forced to stage his latest comedy, “Romeo and Ethel, the Pirate’s Daughter,” before it’s even ...
Saving Private Ryan
8.6

Saving Private Ryan

Jul. 24, 1998

Saving Private Ryan

As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger ...
Seven Years in Tibet
7.1

Seven Years in Tibet

Sep. 12, 1997

Seven Years in Tibet

Austrian mountaineer, Heinrich Harrer journeys to the Himalayas without his family to head an expedition in 1939. But when World War II breaks ...
Braveheart
8.3

Braveheart

May. 24, 1995

Braveheart

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English ...
Apollo 13
7.6

Apollo 13

Jun. 30, 1995

Apollo 13

The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, ...
Ed Wood
7.8

Ed Wood

Sep. 27, 1994

Ed Wood

The mostly true story of the legendary “worst director of all time”, who, with the help of his strange friends, filmed countless ...
Schindler’s List
8.9

Schindler’s List

Nov. 30, 1993

Schindler’s List

The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory ...
Tombstone
7.8

Tombstone

Dec. 25, 1993

Tombstone

Legendary marshal Wyatt Earp, now a weary gunfighter, joins his brothers Morgan and Virgil to pursue their collective fortune in the thriving ...
JFK
8.0

JFK

Dec. 20, 1991

JFK

New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison discovers there’s more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story.