An inspiration for 'Moby-Dick,' this epic drama tells the story of the sinking of an American whaling ship by a massive white whale.
The United States vs. Billie Holiday
R • Drama, Music • Movie (2021)
Billie Holiday spent much of her career being adored by fans. In the 1940’s, the government targeted Holiday in a growing effort to racialize the war on drugs, ultimately aiming to stop her from singing her controversial ballad, “Strange Fruit.”
PG-13 • Action, Biography • Movie (2019)
The extraordinary story of abolitionist Harriet Tubman is chronicled in this “powerful” (New York Times) drama starring Cynthia Erivo.
R • Military & War, Action • Movie (2019)
Two soldiers must cross enemy lines to prevent a deadly attack.
PG-13 • Drama, Romance • Movie (1997)
A 17-year-old aristocrat falls in love with a kind but poor artist aboard the luxurious and ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic.
R • Drama, History • Movie (1989)
The stirring true story of the first all-black U.S. Army regiment and its battles during the Civil War. Best Supporting Actor Oscar for Denzel Washington, co-starring Morgan Freeman.
Walk the Line
PG-13 • Drama, Music • Movie (2005)
A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis,
Ford v Ferrari
PG-13 • Drama, History • Movie (2020)
Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in this Oscar(R)-winning film about Ford's effort to build a race car that can win at Le Mans.
Robert the Bruce
TVMA • Military & War, Drama • Movie (2019)
King Robert the Bruce is injured and on the run from the English army. On the brink of defeat, a widow and her family nurse him back to health and join The Bruce as he sets out to claim the long-awaited freedom of Scotland.
R • Military & War, Action • Movie (1987)
A squad of 14 soldiers in one of the most brutal battles of the Vietnam war
The Young Victoria
PG • Drama, Romance • Movie (2009)
The early years of the monarch Queen Victoria's rule and her legendary romance and marriage to Prince Albert.
R • Military & War, Drama • Movie (2016)
Andrew Garfield stars as pacifistic WWII hero Desmond T. Doss, who saved 75 men at the Battle of Okinawa without ever firing a weapon.
PG-13 • Military & War, Drama • Movie (2019)
From director Roland Emmerich ("Independence Day") comes this epic war film that chronicles the ferocious Battle of Midway.
TVMA • Military & War, Drama • Movie (2017)
A deserter takes on the identity of the monsters he is trying to escape.
PG-13 • Military & War, Action • Movie (2017)
Christopher Nolan's Oscar(R)-winning telling of the World War II battle at Dunkirk in which 330,000 Allied troops had to be evacuated.
Gangs of New York
R • Drama, History • Movie (2002)
In 19th century Manhattan, a young Irish immigrant (Leonardo DiCaprio) seeks revenge against the rival gang leader who killed his father.
PG-13 • Biography, Drama • Movie (2017)
The inspiring true love story of Robin and Diana Cavendish, an adventurous couple who refuse to give up in the face of a devastating disease.
R • Action, Drama • Movie (1995)
In the late 13th century, Sir William Wallace leads the Scots in a revolt against King Edward I of England.
12 Years a Slave
R • Drama, History • Movie (2013)
Based on the true story of a man sold into slavery.
PG-13 • Drama, Thriller • Movie (2008)
Tom Cruise stars as the Nazi trigger man in a plot to assassinate Hitler from within his own high-ranking circle.
PG-13 • Drama, Music • Movie (2004)
Ray Charles's rags-to-riches story from his poor beginnings in Albany, Georgia to his rise through the music industry while battling racism, drug use, and problems in love.
The Other Boleyn Girl
PG-13 • Drama, History • Movie (2008)
Two sisters are driven into a rivalry while courting the King of England.
Victoria & Abdul
PG-13 • Drama, History • Movie (2017)
Judi Dench stars in this fact-based story chronicling the unlikely friendship between the elderly Queen Victoria and a young Indian clerk.
Curse of the Golden Flower
R • Action, Drama • Movie (2006)
Betrayals, adultery, ill-fated romance - and murder - amongst the dysfunctional Imperial Tang dynasty royal family propel this colorful, hyper-intense experience! From the director of House Of Flying Daggers. Subtitled.
R • Drama, Thriller • Movie (2016)
A farmer relocates his family to a plot on the edge of an ominous forest.
PG-13 • Drama, History • Movie (1992)
Biographical drama on the life of the late Malcolm X, who was assassinated on February 21, 1965.
PG-13 • Military & War, Drama • Movie (2017)
Gary Oldman won the Best Actor Oscar(R) for this absorbing portrayal of Winston Churchill as he leads Britain head-on against Nazi Germany.
R • Drama, History • Movie (2020)
The true story of how famed mime Marcel Marceau saved orphans during WWII.
R • Drama, Thriller • Movie (2012)
Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1980. Presented by FXM.
TVMA • Drama, History • Movie (2020)
Based on a true story, members of the U.S. Army's all-Black 24th Infantry Regiment become involved in a deadly riot in Houston in 1917.
PG-13 • Biography, Drama • Movie (2012)
Steven Spielberg's inspiring drama focuses on Lincoln's final four months.
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
R • Action, Drama • Movie (2007)
The life of legendary outlaw Jesse James in the days leading up to his demise is chronicled in this compelling western.
PG-13 • Drama, History • Movie (2012)
WWII African American fighter pilots--the Tuskegee Airmen--fight racism and the Nazis to fly their way into history.
Flags of Our Fathers
R • Drama, History • Movie (2006)
Clint Eastwood's World War II saga chronicles the lives of the Marines who planted the famous flag during the battle for Iwo Jima.
R • Drama, History • Movie (1998)
Based on the book by Toni Morrison, in which a slave is visited by the spirit of a mysterious young woman
Flight of the Intruder
PG-13 • Drama, History • Movie (1991)
Three fearless Navy pilots go against orders to avenge their buddies' deaths in North Vietnam.
R • Action, Adventure • Movie (2011)
Cult director Takashi Miike (Ichi the Killer, Audition) delivers a bravado period action film set at the end of Japan’s feudal era. 13 Assassins is centered around a group of elite samurai who are secretly enlisted to bring down a sadistic lord.
R • Drama, Music • Movie (1991)
Jim Morrison, one of the most sensual and exciting figures in the history of rock and roll, explodes on the screen in "THE DOORS," the electrifying movie about a time called the sixties and a legendary outlaw who rocked America's consciousness – forever.
Kingdom of Heaven
R • Military & War, Action • Movie (2005)
A village blacksmith rises to his true calling as a knight who must lead the Christian army into battle during the Crusades.
The Thin Red Line
R • Military & War, Drama • Movie (1998)
An all-star cast propels this ambitious, critically acclaimed film about the US military operation at Guadalcanal during World War II. With John Cusack, George Clooney, Jared Leto, Woody Harrelson, more.
Portrait of a Lady on Fire
R • Drama, History • Movie (2019)
In 18th century France a young painter, Marianne (Noémie Merlant), is commissioned to do the wedding portrait of Héloïse (Adèle Haenel). Day by day, the two women become closer as they share Héloïse's last moments of freedom before the impending wedding.
PG-13 • Action, Adventure • Movie (2011)
A Roman soldier ventures into treacherous British lands to recover an icon--and his family's pride--in this historical adventure.
Action, Drama • Movie (2017)
Leaving his Irish monastery for the first time, a young novice departs with a devoted group of monks and a mysterious former Crusader as they attempt to transport a holy relic to Rome.
PG-13 • Drama, History • Movie (2020)
Visionary inventor Nikola Tesla fights an uphill battle to bring his revolutionary electrical system to fruition, then faces thornier challenges with his new system for worldwide wireless energy.
PG-13 • Biography, Drama • Movie (2020)
Fighting his way north to free himself and his family, outlaw slave Shields "Emperor" Green joins forces with abolitionist John Brown for a daring raid in Harpers Ferry, W.Va., in 1859.
Three Identical Strangers
PG-13 • Biography, Documentaries • Movie (2018)
Identical triplets become separated at birth and adopted by three different families.
R • Drama, Music • Movie (2015)
In the 1970s, down-and-out jazz trumpeter Miles Davis (Don Cheadle) tries to recover his new session tape from music producers.
The Best of Enemies
PG-13 • Drama, History • Movie (2019)
The clash between a civil rights activist and a Ku Klux Klan leader
The Catcher Was a Spy
R • Drama, Thriller • Movie (2018)
Paul Rudd stars in this true-life thriller about a Boston Red Sox catcher-turned-WWII spy tasked with assassinating a Nazi atomic scientist. With Jeff Daniels, Paul Giamatti.
The Current War
Drama, History • Movie (2017)
Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse compete for scientific influence.
Biography, Drama • Movie (2016)
Nina Simone (Zoe Saldana) was one of the century’s most extraordinary talents, but fame and fortune came with a price. Rediscovering the meaning of her life and work took courage, strength and one true friend: Clifton Henderson (David Oyelowo).
R • Biography, Drama • Movie (2018)
Colette arrives in Paris from the countryside as a young bride to Willy—an older, notorious literary entrepreneur—and she is immediately swept into flamboyant, libertine society and discovers she has a gift for writing.
PG-13 • Drama, Music • Movie (2019)
Renee Zellweger is "remarkable" in this unforgettable portrait of showbiz legend Judy Garland.
Waiting for the Barbarians
Drama, History • Movie (2019)
A local magistrate reevaluates his loyalty to his nation while holed up at a remote outpost.
The 12th Man
Adventure, Drama • Movie (2018)
Nazis hunt for a lone surviving saboteur in this edge-of-your-seat WWII thriller based on a true-life story. Jonathan Rhys-Meyers stars.
R • Military & War, Action • Movie (2016)
Based on the extraordinary true story of Operation Anthropoid, the WWII mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich, the main architect behind the Final Solution and the Reich’s third in command after Hitler and Himmler.
PG-13 • Drama, History • Movie (2016)
Chronicling the complex relationship between famed literary editor Max Perkins, and the eccentric novelist Thomas Wolfe.
The Warrior Queen of Jhansi
R • Drama, History • Movie (2019)
Follow the epic true story of Rani (translation: Queen) of Jhansi, the 24-year-old freedom fighter and feminist icon who led her people into battle against the British Empire.
PG-13 • Drama, Romance • Movie (2017)
During a stay at a lake house, the idea for 'Frankenstein' is born.
For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada
R • Drama, History • Movie (2012)
An ex-war hero leads a ragtag group of rebels in their fight for religious freedom against Mexico's anticlerical government in the 1920s.
Heir to an Execution: A Granddaughter's Story
TVPG • Documentaries, Award Shows & Events • Movie (2004)
A filmmaker explores the lives and deaths of her grandparents, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, who were executed as spies in 1953.
Drama, Thriller • Movie (2020)
Welsh journalist Gareth Jones risks his life to expose the truth about the devastating famine in the Soviet Union in the early 1930s.
TVMA • Sports, Drama • Movie (2001)
Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris chase Babe Ruth's home-run record during the Yankees magical 1961 season in this acclaimed baseball drama.
A Hidden Life
PG-13 • Biography, Drama • Movie (2019)
An Austrian farmer faces execution for refusing to fight for the Nazis during World War II. Written and directed by Terrence Malick.
The Iceman Tapes: Conversations With a Killer
TVMA • Documentaries, Award Shows & Events • Movie (1992)
A vivid and disturbing documentary interview with ruthless mob hit man Richard 'The Iceman' Kuklinski.
Path to War
TV14 • Drama, History • Movie (2002)
John Frankenheimer's powerful look at how President Lyndon Johnson became the symbol for the most unpopular war in U.S. history.
Woman Walks Ahead
R • Drama, Adventure • Movie (2017)
An 1880s widowed artist paints a portrait of Chief Sitting Bull.
Iron Jawed Angels
TV14 • Drama, History • Movie (2004)
Hilary Swank and Frances O'Connor star in this true story of two young activists who fought to give women the right to vote.
Against the Wall
TVMA • Action, Drama • Movie (1994)
The daily brutality of jail life explodes into a violent revolt in this powerful drama about the barbarous uprising at Attica Prison.
Testament of Youth
PG-13 • Military & War, Drama • Movie (2014)
During World War I, Oxford University student Vera Brittain postpones her studies to serve as a nurse while her suitor, her brother, and a secret admirer face death in the trenches.
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