History Movies
HD The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939)

The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939)

The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939)
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IMDb: 7.0
98

Alexander Graham Bell falls in love with deaf girl Mabel Hubbard while teaching the deaf and trying to invent means for telegraphing the human voice. She urges him to put…

Eps7 The Good Lord Bird

The Good Lord Bird

The Good Lord Bird
TMDb: 7.1
50 min

Enslaved teenager Henry Shackleford, aka Little Onion, becomes a member in abolitionist John Brown’s motley family during the Bleeding Kansas era before the Civil War.

Genre: Drama, History
HD The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939)

The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939)

The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939)
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IMDb: 7.1
106

This period drama frames the tumultuous affair between Queen Elizabeth I and the man who would be King of England.

HD Allegheny Uprising (1939)

Allegheny Uprising (1939)

Allegheny Uprising (1939)
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IMDb: 6.3
81

South western Pennsylvania area of colonial America, 1760s. Colonial distaste and disapproval of the British government is starting to surface. Many local colonists have been killed by American Indians who…

HD Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)

Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)

Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)
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IMDb: 7.6
100

In this dramatized account of his early law career in Illinois, Abraham Lincoln is born into a modest log cabin, where he is encouraged by his first love, Ann Rutledge,…

HD Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)

Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)

Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)
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IMDb: 7.1
100

Albany, New York, 1776. After marrying, Gil and Lana travel north to settle on a small farm in the Mohawk River Valley, but soon their growing prosperity and happiness are…

HD Jesse James (1939)

Jesse James (1939)

Jesse James (1939)
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IMDb: 7.0
106

After railroad agents forcibly evict the James family from their family farm, Jesse and Frank turn to banditry for revenge.

HD The Man with the Gun (1938)

The Man with the Gun (1938)

The Man with the Gun (1938)
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IMDb: 6.6
101

The story of the Bolshevik revolution through the eyes of a peasant who, as a soldier, gets caught up in the proceedings under the tutelage of Lenin.

Genre: Drama, History, War
HD The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)
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IMDb: 7.5
130

What was intended to be a peaceful protest at the 1968 Democratic National Convention turned into a violent clash with police and the National Guard. The organizers of the protest—including…

HD Little Boy (2015)

Little Boy (2015)

Little Boy (2015)
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IMDb: 7.4
106

An eight-year-old boy is willing to do whatever it takes to end World War II so he can bring his father home. The story reveals the indescribable love a father…

Genre: Drama, History, War
HD Gold Is Where You Find It (1938)

Gold Is Where You Find It (1938)

Gold Is Where You Find It (1938)
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IMDb: 6.3
94

Colonel Ferris, a wealthy farmer in northern California, is strongly opposed to hydraulic mining, a new method developed during the gold rush of the 1870’s, which is flooding the area’s…

HD If I Were King (1938)

If I Were King (1938)

If I Were King (1938)
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IMDb: 7.1
101

King Louis XI masquerades as a commoner in Paris, seeking out the treachery he is sure lurks in his kingdom. At a local tavern, he overhears the brash poet François…

HD La Marseillaise (1938)

La Marseillaise (1938)

La Marseillaise (1938)
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IMDb: 7.1
135

A film about the early part of the French Revolution, shown from the eyes of the citizens of Marseille, counts in German exile and, of course, the king Louis XVI,…

HD Suez (1938)

Suez (1938)

Suez (1938)
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IMDb: 6.7
104

Ferdinand de Lesseps, disappointed in love, is sent as a junior diplomat to the Isthmus of Suez, and realizes it’s just the place for a canal.

HD The Burning of Atlanta (2020)

The Burning of Atlanta (2020)

The Burning of Atlanta (2020)
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IMDb: N/A
N/A

“The Burning of Atlanta” is the story of the destruction of a major city near the end of the war, and the desperation and terror this causes in the lives…

Genre: Action, History
HD Marie Antoinette (1938)

Marie Antoinette (1938)

Marie Antoinette (1938)
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IMDb: 7.4
149

The young Austrian princess Marie Antoinette is arranged to marry Louis XVI, future king of France, in a politically advantageous marriage for the rival countries. The opulent Marie indulges in…

HD Alexander Nevsky (1938)

Alexander Nevsky (1938)

Alexander Nevsky (1938)
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IMDb: 7.6
109

When German knights invade Russia, Prince Alexander Nevsky must rally his people to resist the formidable force. After the Teutonic soldiers take over an eastern Russian city, Alexander stages his…

HD The Edge of the World (1937)

The Edge of the World (1937)

The Edge of the World (1937)
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IMDb: 7.3
75

A way of life is dying on a Shetland island fishing port, but some of the inhabitants resist evacuating to the mainland.

HD Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel (1937)

Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel (1937)

Return of the Scarlet Pimpernel (1937)
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IMDb: 5.6
88

Sir Percy is forced to return to France one last time, to rescue his wife from the clutches of the sinister Robespierre. It clearly is a trap, but nothing will…

HD Knight Without Armour (1937)

Knight Without Armour (1937)

Knight Without Armour (1937)
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IMDb: 6.8
100

British agent working in Russia is forced to remain longer than planned once the revolution begins. After being released from prison in Siberia he posses as a Russian Commissar. Because…

HD The 33 (2015)

The 33 (2015)

The 33 (2015)
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IMDb: 6.9
120

Based on a true story about the collapse at the mine in San Jose, Chile that left 33 miners isolated underground for 69 days.

HD The Firefly (1937)

The Firefly (1937)

The Firefly (1937)
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IMDb: 7.0
131

Nina Maria Azara is the beautiful and alluring singing spy for Spain during the Napoleonic Wars. Her mission is to seduce French Officers, in order for them to reveal Napolean’s…

HD Fire Over England (1937)

Fire Over England (1937)

Fire Over England (1937)
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IMDb: 6.5
92

The film is a historical drama set during the reign of Elizabeth I (Flora Robson), focusing on the English defeat of the Spanish Armada, whence the title. In 1588, relations…

HD The Pearls of the Crown (1937)

The Pearls of the Crown (1937)

The Pearls of the Crown (1937)
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IMDb: 7.2
105

The story of the seven pearls of the English Crown, from Henry VIII to 1937; three of them missing.

Genre: Comedy, History
HD Wells Fargo (1937)

Wells Fargo (1937)

Wells Fargo (1937)
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IMDb: 6.5
94

In the 1840s, Ramsey MacKay, the driver for the struggling Wells Fargo mail and freight company, will secure an important contract if he delivers fresh oysters to Buffalo from New…

HD Conquest (1937)

Conquest (1937)

Conquest (1937)
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IMDb: 6.6
113

A polish countess dispatched by her country to become Napoleon Bonaparte’s mistress at the urging of Polish leaders, who feel she might influence him to make Poland independent.

HD Cavalcade of the West (1936)

Cavalcade of the West (1936)

Cavalcade of the West (1936)
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IMDb: 5.4
70

Two brothers are separated when young. One becomes the pony express rider Clint Knox and the other the outlaw Ace Carter.

HD The Conquest of the Air (1936)

The Conquest of the Air (1936)

The Conquest of the Air (1936)
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IMDb: 6.2
71

This early docudrama uses dramatic re-enactment, working models of early flying machines, and archival footage to trace man’s attempts to fly from ancient times through the 1930’s.

Genre: Drama, History
HD Mary of Scotland (1936)

Mary of Scotland (1936)

Mary of Scotland (1936)
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IMDb: 6.3
123

The recently widowed Mary Stuart returns to Scotland to reclaim her throne but is opposed by her half-brother and her own Scottish lords.

HD Tudor Rose (1936)

Tudor Rose (1936)

Tudor Rose (1936)
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IMDb: 6.6
80

The tragic story of Lady Jane Grey, the young queen who reigned in England for nine days before she was executed.

Genre: Drama, History
HD The Texas Rangers (1936)

The Texas Rangers (1936)

The Texas Rangers (1936)
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IMDb: 6.6
98

Two down-on-their-luck former outlaws volunteer to be Texas Rangers and find themselves assigned to bring in an old friend, now a notorious outlaw.

HD A Woman Rebels (1936)

A Woman Rebels (1936)

A Woman Rebels (1936)
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IMDb: 6.5
88

A Woman Rebels is the story of Pamela Thistlewaite (Katharine Hepburn), whose mission in life is to defy the restrictive and often hypocritical conventions of Victorian England.

HD The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936)

The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936)

The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936)
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IMDb: 7.3
97

After setting the leg of John Wilkes Booth, Dr. Samuel Mudd is sent to prison as a conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

HD Daniel Boone (1936)

Daniel Boone (1936)

Daniel Boone (1936)
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IMDb: 5.6
75

In 1775, Daniel Boone settles Kentucky, despite menacing Indians and renegade whites.

HD The Plainsman (1936)

The Plainsman (1936)

The Plainsman (1936)
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IMDb: 6.9
113

Wild Bill Hickok (Gary Cooper), Calamity Jane (Jean Arthur) and Buffalo Bill (James Ellison) go up against Indians and a gunrunner.

HD The Story of Louis Pasteur (1936)

The Story of Louis Pasteur (1936)

The Story of Louis Pasteur (1936)
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IMDb: 7.4
86

A true story about Louis Pasteur, who revolutionized medicine by proving that much disease is caused by microbes, that sanitation is paramount and that at least some diseases can be…

HD The Last of the Mohicans (1936)

The Last of the Mohicans (1936)

The Last of the Mohicans (1936)
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IMDb: 6.7
91

The story is set in the British province of New York during the French and Indian War, and concerns—in part—a Huron massacre (with passive French acquiescence) of between 500 to…

HD The Gorgeous Hussy (1936)

The Gorgeous Hussy (1936)

The Gorgeous Hussy (1936)
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IMDb: 5.7
103

It’s the early nineteenth century Washington. Young adult Margaret O’Neal, Peggy to most that know her, is the daughter of Major William O’Neal, who is the innkeeper of the establishment…

Genre: Drama, History
HD Lloyd’s of London (1936)

Lloyd’s of London (1936)

Lloyd’s of London (1936)
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IMDb: 6.9
113

Norfolk, England, 1770. The nephew of an innkeeper and the son of a reverend maintain a very close friendship until, after living a great adventure, they must separate their paths….

HD The Crusades (1935)

The Crusades (1935)

The Crusades (1935)
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IMDb: 6.6
125

King Richard the Lionhearted launches a crusade to preserve Christianity in Jerusalem.