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Set during the 19th century, this movie centers on a female lighthouse keeper as she struggles with her work and sanity while caring for her ill husband in Maine.
Set the mid-1800s, the movie depicts the early years of Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels and Jenny Marx, between Paris, Brussels and London.
The film is about the glory and tragedy of the Civil War in this historical drama, a prequel to Gettysburg, which examines the early days of the conflict through the experiences of three men. Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson and Gen. Robert E. Lee.
Illegal immigrant and drug kingpin Crippled Ho sneaks into corrupt British-colonized Hong Kong in 1963, transforming himself into a ruthless and emerging drug lord.
Documentarian Alexandra Dean reassesses the life of the hailed Hollywood movie star and underappreciated genius inventor, Hedy Lamarr.
In the 1980s, ruthless Colombian cocaine barons invaded Miami with a brand of violence unseen in this country since Prohibition-era Chicago. Cocaine Cowboys is the true story of how Miami became the drug, murder and cash capital of the United States.
Cromwell is a British historical drama film written and directed by Ken Hughes. It is about Oliver Cromwell, who can no longer tolerate King Charles' policies, and the self-interest of the ruling class, and leads a civil war to install Parliament as the ultimate ruler of England.
Set in an alternative Victorian Age Gotham City, the movie follows Batman as he begins his war on crime while he investigates a new series of murders by Jack the Ripper.
In the season premiere, Lillian and Beatrice take up Hortense's mantle to begin fighting for women's rights; Peepers bristles at Father Black Donahue's new role at the manor.
It follows Yorozuya who receives two similar and ultimately connected jobs: Elizabeth needs Odd Jobs to find Katsura, and a swordsmith needs the crew to find a dangerous sword named Benizakura. There is more to both requests than Gintoki and his friends thought.
Breaker Morant is a 1980 Australian war- and trial film directed by Bruce Beresford, who also co-wrote the screenplay which was based on Kenneth G. Ross' 1978 play of the same name. In this, three Australian lieutenants are court martialed for executing prisoners as a way of deflecting attention from war crimes committed by their superior officers.
In the wake of the September 11 attacks, CIA paramilitary officers and U.S. Special Forces are sent to Afghanistan to help conduct unconventional warfare against Taliban forces.
The movie features a cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents. Together, the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor must overcome their differences as they risk their careers, and very freedom, to help bring long-buried truths to light.
The movie tells a thrilling and inspiring true story about Prime Minister Winston Churchill, following his early days as Prime Minister, as Hitler closes in on Britain during World War II.
In this season, as Queen Elizabeth’s marriage and empire crumbles around her, she must do what is required to ensure the British monarchy survives.
Follows the lives of two volunteer nurses on opposing sides of the Civil War - New England abolitionist Mary Phinney and Confederate supporter Emma Green.
Directed by Simon Curtis and written by Frank Cottrell-Boyce and Simon Vaughan, Goodbye Christopher Robin is a 2017 British biographical drama film about the lives of Winnie-the-Pooh creator A. A. Milne and his family, especially his son Christopher Robin.
What has Nasa been hiding from us beyond the visual spectrum? What if I told you that your eyes and your brain aren't fully capable to visualize what is happening around you in our universe, but Nasa has extended the abilities of human sight using technology.
In the season premiere, along with a preview of the next stage of the investigation, Bob Baer and his team share the most explosive evidence and explain the strategies and methods they're using the crack the greatest cold case in modern history, the fate of Adolf Hitler.
On the 9th of April 1940, the German war machine arrive in the city of Oslo, leaving Norway's king with a difficult choice that will change his country forever.
This documentary follows Martin Luther as he embarks on a bold quest for truth, a journey that would reshape the church. It features the great adventure story of his life, packed with political intrigue, kidnappings, secret hideouts, and life-or-death showdowns.
In 1985, cosmonauts Vladimir Dzhanibekov and Viktor Savinykh bring back to life the Salyut 7, that if falls from the sky, will be a disaster bringing untold casualties.
About 5 months ago there was a rumor that Netflix was in the process of making a new documentary series, focusing on toy lines from the 80s.. It's here and it delivers a fun, nostalgic history lesson on the billion-dollar franchises.
This movie tells the story of Mark Felt, who under the name "Deep Throat" leaks information to the press that helps to uncover the Watergate scandal of 1974.
Based on the true story of Mary Thompson Fisher (Q'orianka Kilcher), widely known as Te Ata, a woman who traversed cultural barriers to become one of the greatest Native American performers of all time.
Inspired by the true events of the 1983 breakout of 38 Irish Republican prisoners from the Maze prison in Northern Ireland, which was to become the biggest prison escape in Europe since World War II.
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.