2017 History Movies (By Date)

The Favourite

    • History

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

    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.

      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.

        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.

          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.

            Edict of Expulsion 1492

              • 110 min
              • Adventure

              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.

                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.

                  First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers

                    • Biography

                    Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung recounts the horrors she suffered under the rule of the deadly Khmer Rouge.

                    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.