2017 History Movies (By Title)

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.

    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.

      Baahubali: The Conclusion

      Baahubali: The Conclusion

        • 161 min
        • Action

        Baahubali: The Conclusion (English: The One With Strong Arms), is the upcoming sequel to the 2015 Indian Telugu and Tamil film Baahubali: The Beginning. This film was directed by S.S. Rajamouli and features Prabhas, Rana, Anushka Shetty and Tamannaah in the lead roles. The film is scheduled to release in 2016

        Coco

        Coco

          • Animation

          Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel (voice of newcomer Anthony Gonzalez) dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz (voice of Benjamin Bratt). Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector (voice of Gael García Bernal), and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history. Character actress Renée Victor also joins the cast as Abuelita, Miguel’s grandmother.

          Darkest Hour

            • Drama

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

            Detroit

            Detroit

              • Crime

              From the Academy Award winning director of The Hurt Locker and Zero Dark Thirty, Detroit tells the gripping story of one of the darkest moments during the civil unrest that rocked Detroit in the summer of ‘67.

              Edict of Expulsion 1492

                • 110 min
                • Adventure

                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.

                  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.