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The late 19th-century victory of Arab tribesmen over the British in the Sudan is the focus of Basil Dearden's historical epic.Egyptian forces led by a British general defend Khartoum against an invading Muslim army led by a religious fanatic, the Mahdi.
The story the of murderer and thief Barabbas, who hung around Calvary Hill when Jesus took his place on the cross. He searches for spiritual faith as he hears more about the followers of Jesus in Jerusalem. He has eyes for Rachel, and before she is stoned to death...
Filmmaker Emer Reynolds celebrates the men and women who built the Voyager spaceship. The story of Voyager is an epic of human achievement, personal drama and almost miraculous success.
The movie tells the story of young and talented Han van Meegeren, a rebellious artist in 1920s Amsterdam who becomes an ingenious and prolific art forger.
In the season premiere, tensions mount between the sons of Ragnar Lothbrok; with King Aethelwulf and his family still in hiding, Heahmund, the warrior bishop, rallies the Saxons to defend the Realm, as the Great Army moves to take York.
Historical reenactments by A-list talent are presented by inebriated storytellers.
Set in the year of 2546, the movie follows an agent and discovers the untold stories behind games like The Last Ninja, Eureka!, Impossible Mission II, Scarabaeus, Ecco the Dolphin, Imperium Galactica and more.
Wales haven't qualified for a major football tournament since 1958. When the young national manager, Gary Speed, tragically took his own life in 2011 a youthful side and nation was left devastated. In 2015, spurred on by the enduring memory of the late manager Wales have qualified for Euro 2016. But how will they fare?
Tut is a Canadian-American miniseries that premiered on U.S. cable network Spike on July 19, 2015. The three-part miniseries is based on the life of Egyptian pharaoh Tutankhamun. Season 1 of this is released on 19 July, 2015.
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell is a seven-part British historical fantasy TV miniseries adapted by Peter Harness from Susanna Clarke's best-selling novel of the same name. Season 1 of this drama set during the Napoleonic Wars in an England where magic once existed and returns in the form of two men, Jonathan Strange (Bertie Carvel) and Gilbert Norrell (Eddie Marsan).
Eric Liddell, China's first gold medalist and one of Scotland's greatest athletes, returns to China, only to be taken as a prisoner and placed in one of the many Japanese internment camps, where Liddell continues to spreads his message of hope.
Young and wide-eyed, Kathie falls in love with charming yet quirky real estate scion Robert Durst, only to find their marriage turning stranger, darker and more disturbing as time passes. The film examines the dark and disturbing turn in the couple’s marriage and the aftermath of her still unsolved disappearance.
Set during the 16th century, the movie centers on a maverick commander and a young general as they join forces to battle pirates who pillage small villages. The violent clash of wits and weapons will ultimately decide who rules the land.
Abdul Karim arrives from India to participate in Queen Victoria's golden jubilee. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two strikes up an unlikely friendship.
A fatal turf war between neighborhoods haunts the city of Richmond, Calif. The film explores the sources of this conflict and includes voices from citizens, city government, and the Richmond police department.
UK comedians relate their favourite historical stories while drunk. Drunk History will inebriate, educate and entertain as we get celebrities from the UK drunk and order them to teach us about history. Tonight Rob Beckett on Henry VIII, Kerry Howard talks about The Black Death.
When Harvard Ph.D. student Jennifer Brea is struck down by a fever that leaves her bedridden, she sets out on a virtual journey around the world, meeting four extraordinary ME patients. Their bedrooms connected by Skype and Facebook, these patients teach Jen how to make a life of meaning when everything changes.
After getting involved in swing dancing, some people are inspired to look inside themselves and make changes in their lives. The movie gives the audience an intimate, insider's view into the culture of the current swing dance world while shedding light on issues facing modern society.
Upon returning from a hunting expedition, King Louis XIV feels a sharp pain in his leg. This is the start of the slow agony of the greatest king of France, surrounded by his relatives and doctors.
The film concentrates on the relationship between American serial killer and Jack the Ripper is undertaken by the former's great-great grandson and a former CIA analyst. What will happen?
The film follows a pilot working for CIA to provide reconnaissance on the burgeoning communist threat in Central America and soon finds himself in charge of one of the biggest covert CIA operations in the history of the United States. What will happen?
Zak Bagans, Aaron Goodwin, Billy Tolley, and Jay Wasley investigate the scariest, most notorious, haunted places in the world.
A determined police inspector (Gael García Bernal) searches for Chilean politician Pablo Neruda (Luis Gnecco) after he goes into hiding in 1948 after who becoming a fugitive in his home country for joining the Communist Party.
The movie tells the story of the extraordinary team in Mission Control who put a man on the moon and helped create the future. The film includes archival footage and stories from the creator of Mission Control, Dr. Chris Kraft, retired NASA Flight Directors Gene Kranz, Glynn Lunney and Gerry Griffin.
Set in the Ming dynasty of China. Shen Lian (starring Chang Chen), a secret police of corrupt government, is trapped by the conspiracy on a mission. To prove the innocence, he finds the truth with a girl called Bei Zhai (starring Yang Mi).
The life of William Shakespeare before he became famous.
he film tells about a mysterious man walks into a church to confess his sins. This true crime documentary series investigates cases where people convicted of murder claim their confessions were coerced, involuntary or false.
Follows correspondent Brian Unger as he criss-crosses the country reporting on the tales behind the boundaries. Think: Why does Montana look like it took a bite out of Idaho? Or how are ... See full summary »
The second season of the royal drama will begin as Victoria and Albert have welcomed their first daughter, also named Victoria, in 1840. It is released on Sunday, August 27 at 9.05pm on ITV for a new eight-part run.
Three American tourists use a mysterious map to find an ancient temple deep in the jungles of Japan. When spirits entrap them, their adventure quickly becomes a horrific nightmare.