These History Movies You should Have Known

The past decides the present, and the present decides the future. The history is the past of our country, to know its better can help us get more understanding about our present and have a right think about the country's future. Maybe you are not much care about the politics but for the examination and scores, you have to study history. The movies are much interesting than books, isn't it right?

Release Date
1993-11-29
  • Rate : 8
  • Production Companies : Universal Pictures, Amblin Entertainment,
  • Director : Steven Spielberg,
  • Stars : Liam Neeson,Ben Kingsley,Ralph Fiennes,
  • Told from the perspective of businessman Oskar Schindler who saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory. Schindler’s List is based on a true story, illustrated in black and white and controversially filmed in many original locations.
Release Date
2001-12-28
  • Rate : 7.10
  • Production Companies : Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Revolution Studios, Scott Free Productions,
  • Director : Ridley Scott, Sally Jones, Nada Pinter,
  • Stars : Josh Hartnett,Ewan McGregor,Jason Isaacs,
  • When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, and the Americans suffer heavy casualties, facing intense fighting from the militia on the ground.
Release Date
2007-03-02
  • Rate : 7.10
  • Production Companies : Paramount Pictures, Warner Bros., Phoenix Pictures,
  • Director : David Fincher, Kristine Kelly,
  • Stars : Jake Gyllenhaal,Robert Downey Jr.,Mark Ruffalo,
  • Based on the actual case files for one of the most intriguing unsolved crimes in America, "Zodiac" tells the story of a serial killer that terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are built and destroyed by the endless trail of clues.
Release Date
1995-05-24
  • Rate : 7.5
  • Production Companies : Icon Entertainment International, The Ladd Company, B.H. Finance C.V.,
  • Director : Mel Gibson,
  • Stars : Mel Gibson,Catherine McCormack,Sophie Marceau,
  • Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, legendary Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against English rule.
Release Date
2016-12-02
  • Rate : 6.90
  • Production Companies : Protozoa Pictures, Bliss Media, LD Entertainment,
  • Director : Pablo Larraín, Hubert Engammare, Bénédicte Darblay,
  • Stars : Natalie Portman,Peter Sarsgaard,Greta Gerwig,
  • An account of the days of First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy, in the immediate aftermath of John F. Kennedy's assassination in 1963.
Release Date
2004-07-07
  • Rate : 6.10
  • Production Companies : Jerry Bruckheimer Films, World 2000 Entertainment, Touchstone Pictures,
  • Director : Antoine Fuqua, Owen Magee, Jean Bourne,
  • Stars : Clive Owen,Ioan Gruffudd,Keira Knightley,
  • This 2004 version of the Arthurian legend is different from the traditional, as it is loosely based on the "Sarmatian hypothesis", formulated by C. Scott Littleton and Ann C. Thomas in 1978, which holds that the Arthurian legend has a historical nucleus in the Sarmatian heavy cavalry troops stationed in Britain, and that the Roman-British military commander Lucius Artorius Castus is the historical person behind the legend.
Release Date
2017-03-31
  • Rate : 0
  • Production Companies :
  • Director : Niki Caro,
  • Stars : Jessica Chastain,Daniel Brühl,Johan Heldenbergh,
  • The Zookeeper's Wife tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the Nazi invasion.
Release Date
2015-08-13
  • Rate : 7.9
  • Production Companies : New Line Cinema, Universal Pictures, Legendary Pictures,
  • Director : F. Gary Gray,
  • Stars : O'Shea Jackson Jr.,Corey Hawkins,Jason Mitchell,
  • In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful weapon they had: their music. Taking us back to where it all began, Straight Outta Compton tells the true story of how these cultural rebels—armed only with their lyrics, swagger, bravado and raw talent—stood up to the authorities that meant to keep them down and formed the world’s most dangerous group, N.W.A. And as they spoke the truth that no one had before and exposed life in the hood, their voice ignited a social revolution that is still reverberating today.
Release Date
2014-12-25
  • Rate : 7.5
  • Production Companies : Village Roadshow Pictures, Malpaso Productions, Warner Bros.,
  • Director : Clint Eastwood, Kerry Lyn McKissick,
  • Stars : Bradley Cooper,Kyle Gallner,Cole Konis,
  • U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents. Despite grave danger and his struggle to be a good husband and father to his family back in the States, Kyle serves four tours of duty in Iraq. However, when he finally returns home, he finds that he cannot leave the war behind.
Release Date
2001-05-21
  • Rate : 6.5
  • Production Companies : Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Touchstone Pictures,
  • Director : Karen Golden, Matthew Cohan,
  • Stars : Ben Affleck,Josh Hartnett,Kate Beckinsale,
  • The lifelong friendship between Rafe McCawley and Danny Walker is put to the ultimate test when the two ace fighter pilots become entangled in a love triangle with beautiful Naval nurse Evelyn Johnson. But the rivalry between the friends-turned-foes is immediately put on hold when they find themselves at the center of Japan's devastating attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.
Release Date
2012-11-09
  • Rate : 6.60
  • Production Companies : DreamWorks, Amblin Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation,
  • Director : Steven Spielberg,
  • Stars : Daniel Day-Lewis,Sally Field,David Strathairn,
  • 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 of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.
Release Date
2015-11-06
  • Rate : 7.80
  • Production Companies : Participant Media, Open Road Films, Anonymous Content,
  • Director : Tom McCarthy, Dug Rotstein, Jenna Dayton,
  • Stars : Mark Ruffalo,Michael Keaton,Rachel McAdams,
  • The true story of how The Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.