History

Spotlight
8.1

Spotlight

Nov. 06, 2015

Spotlight

In 2001, editor Marty Baron of The Boston Globe assigns a team of journalists to investigate allegations against John Geoghan, an unfrocked ...
Steve Jobs
7.2

Steve Jobs

Oct. 09, 2015

Steve Jobs

Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the ...
The 33
6.9

The 33

Aug. 06, 2015

The 33

Based on a true story about the collapse at the mine in San Jose, Chile that left 33 miners isolated underground for 69 days.
The Imitation Game
8.0

The Imitation Game

Nov. 14, 2014

The Imitation Game

Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his ...
Pompeii
5.5

Pompeii

Feb. 18, 2014

Pompeii

In 79 A.D., Milo, a slave turned gladiator, finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia, the beautiful daughter of a ...
The Monuments Men
6.1

The Monuments Men

Jan. 24, 2014

The Monuments Men

Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, The Monuments Men is an action drama focusing on seven over-the-hill, ...
Dallas Buyers Club
8.0

Dallas Buyers Club

Nov. 17, 2013

Dallas Buyers Club

Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-taking, women-loving, homophobic man who in 1986 was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and ...
Saving Mr. Banks
7.5

Saving Mr. Banks

Nov. 16, 2013

Saving Mr. Banks

Author P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood as Walt Disney Pictures adapts her novel Mary Poppins for the big screen.
12 Years a Slave
8.1

12 Years a Slave

Oct. 18, 2013

12 Years a Slave

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as ...
Jobs
5.9

Jobs

Aug. 16, 2013

Jobs

The story of Steve Jobs’ ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.
Zero Dark Thirty
7.4

Zero Dark Thirty

Dec. 19, 2012

Zero Dark Thirty

A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of ...
Les Misérables
7.6

Les Misérables

Dec. 18, 2012

Les Misérables

An adaptation of the successful stage musical based on Victor Hugo’s classic novel set in 19th-century France, in which a paroled prisoner ...
Lincoln
7.4

Lincoln

Nov. 09, 2012

Lincoln

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President’s tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds ...
The Conspirator
6.9
BluRay

The Conspirator

Sep. 10, 2010

The Conspirator

Mary Surratt is the lone female charged as a co-conspirator in the assassination trial of Abraham Lincoln. As the whole nation turns against her, ...
The King’s Speech
8.0

The King’s Speech

Sep. 06, 2010

The King’s Speech

The King’s Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, ...
The Way Back
7.3
BluRay

The Way Back

Sep. 03, 2010

The Way Back

Peter Weir’s follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of ...
Invictus
7.3

Invictus

Dec. 10, 2009

Invictus

Newly elected President Nelson Mandela knows his nation remains racially and economically divided in the wake of apartheid. Believing he can ...
Public Enemies
7.0

Public Enemies

Jul. 01, 2009

Public Enemies

Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger’s charm and audacity endear him to much of America’s downtrodden public, but he’s ...
Agora
7.2
BluRay

Agora

May. 17, 2009

Agora

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn ...
Defiance
7.2
BluRay

Defiance

Dec. 31, 2008

Defiance

Based on a true story, during World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the ...
Valkyrie
7.1
BluRay

Valkyrie

Dec. 25, 2008

Valkyrie

Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan ...
Milk
7.6
BluRay

Milk

Nov. 26, 2008

Milk

The story of California’s first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, who became an outspoken agent for change, seeking equal rights ...
Charlie Wilson’s War
7.1
BluRay

Charlie Wilson’s War

The true story of Texas congressman Charlie Wilson’s covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with ...
The Good Shepherd
6.7

The Good Shepherd

Dec. 11, 2006

The Good Shepherd

Edward Wilson, the only witness to his father’s suicide and member of the Skull and Bones Society while a student at Yale, is a morally ...
Flags of Our Fathers
7.1
BluRay

Flags of Our Fathers

Oct. 18, 2006

Flags of Our Fathers

There were five Marines and one Navy Corpsman photographed raising the U.S. flag on Mt. Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945. This is ...
Flyboys
6.5
BluRay

Flyboys

Sep. 22, 2006

Flyboys

The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and ...
Marie Antoinette
6.4
BluRay

Marie Antoinette

May. 24, 2006

Marie Antoinette

The retelling of France’s iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as ...
United 93
7.6

United 93

Apr. 28, 2006

United 93

A real time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when ...
Munich
7.6

Munich

Dec. 23, 2005

Munich

During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black ...
Memoirs of a Geisha
7.4

Memoirs of a Geisha

Dec. 06, 2005

Memoirs of a Geisha

A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a ...