2017 History Movies (By Date)

The Real McCoy

    • Drama

    The story centers on bootlegger Bill McCoy, whose life inspired the phrase "the real McCoy," meaning the liquor hadn't been cut.

    Apostle Paul

      • History

      Follows the Jewish man of God (also known as Saul of Tarsus) who crossed over to speak to the Romans and preach the word.

      Woman Walks Ahead

        • Biography

        Caroline Weldon moves to Dakota in the 19th century and tries to help the Sioux chieftain Sitting Bull keep the land for his people.

        Darkest Hour

          • Drama

          Winston Churchill leads a charge against Hitler's army in the early days of World War II.

          Kursk

            • History

            The film follows the 2000 K-141 Kursk submarine disaster and the governmental negligence that followed. As the sailors fight for survival, their families desperately battle political obstacles and impossible odds to save them.

            Alone in Berlin

            Alone in Berlin

              • 103 min
              • Biography

              Berlin in June of 1940. While Nazi propaganda celebrates the regime’s victory over France, a kitchen-cum-living room in Prenzlauer Berg is filled with grief. Anna and Otto Quangel’s son has been killed at the front. This working class couple had long believed in the ‘Führer’ and followed him willingly, but now they realise that his promises are nothing but lies and deceit. They begin writing postcards as a form of resistance and in a bid to raise awareness: Stop the war machine! Kill Hitler! Putting their lives at risk, they distribute these cards in the entrances of tenement buildings and in stairwells. But the SS and the Gestapo are soon onto them, and even their neighbours pose a threat.

              The Favourite

                • History

                Follows the political machinations behind the scenes during the reign of Queen Anne, the last monarch of the House of Stuarts.

                Edict of Expulsion 1492

                  • 110 min
                  • Adventure

                  New Coke Movie

                    • Biography

                    Paul Wernick & Rhett Reese, the scribes behind Zombieland and the X-Men spinoff Deadpool, next will craft a movie about the disastrous launch of New Coke, perhaps the worst product introduction since the Edsel.

                    Felt

                      • Biography

                      The story of Mark Felt, who under the name "Deep Throat" helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1974.