New Movies Tagged with History

Colette0%Colette
7Our
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1:51:00

Storyline:When Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (Keira Knightley) marries the successful Parisian writer Willy (Dominic West), her life changes forever. She moves from rural France to the metropolis of Paris, where she becomes part of the intellectual and cultural elite. When her husband does not write anything because of a writer's block, he convinces Colette to write a book for him as a ghostwriter. In her debut novel, the semi-autobiographical story tells the story of a young woman named Claudine, who comes from the countryside. The success of the novel brings Willy and Colette fame and fortune and soon attracts a whole sweep of new Claudine novels. But at the same time Colette begins her fight to finally reveal herself as the true author of the books and to claim her works for herself ...

Das schweigende Klassenzimmer0%Das schweigende Klassenzimmer
7Our
rating
1:51:00

Storyline:In 1956: The high school graduates Theo (Leonard Scheicher) and Kurt (Tom Gramenz) are on their way to West Berlin and see a moving into the newsreel on the newsreel in Budapest, where they shattered images of the depressed popular uprising. Back in East Germany, together with her classmates Lena (Anna Lena Klemke), Paul (Isaiah Michaelski) and Erik (Jonas Dassler), the idea of having a minute's silence for the victims during the lesson grows. But they have underestimated what they trigger with their small, human gesture. Although the school principal (Florian Lukas) tried to dismiss the action as a juvenile nonsense, but Education Minister Lange (Burghart Klau├čner) suspected a political act behind it and tried to find the instigator by all means. But the class holds together despite suspicion, interrogation and threats ...

Redbad0%Redbad
6Our
rating
2:40:00

Storyline:Europe, 8th century: The Great Frisian empire is attacked by the Franconian army, which also occupies the strategically important trading settlement Dorestad. Countless people lose their lives that day. Even the strong Frisian warrior and king's son Radbod (Gijs Naber) is tied up, sent on a raft on the high seas and left there to his fate. But he survives and stranded on the coast of Denmark, where he is received by a Viking clan. After many years in which he can win the trust of his new companions, he returns with a shrewd plan in his Frisian homeland: Together with a powerful Viking troops, he wants to start the all-decisive battle against the Franconian occupiers and finally drive them away. ..

The Favourite0%The Favourite
8Our
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2:00:00

Storyline:England in the 18th Century: The country is at war with France, but the sickly Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) is hardly able to rule the nation. Instead, the fortunes of England are in the hands of her confidant Lady Sarah (Rachel Weisz), who also takes care of Annes health in addition to the government business and tries to keep their moods in check. A new maid by the name of Abigail (Emma Stone) takes her place at court and quickly becomes Sarah's confidante. As she becomes more and more constrained by political issues and Abigail is to take care of the queen, the maid with aristocratic roots sees her chance. Abigail uses her increasing influence on the frail monarch for her own ambitious goals ...

Nameja gredzens0%Nameja gredzens
7Our
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1:54:00

Storyline:Max (James Bloor), an emissary of the pope, lands on the Latvian coast in the 13th century, supposedly to convert the pagans to the Christian faith. But that is not the real reason: The wealthy Latvian tribes have aroused the greed of Rome, which is why Max - the illegitimate son of the Pope - should subjugate them and discard their wealth. But the young chief Namejs (Edvin Endre) sees through this plan rightly and begins to gather around the coastal tribes to oppose the conquerors. In the end, one of the most gruesome and bloodiest battles Latvia has ever seen ...

The Last Witness0%The Last Witness
6Our
rating
1:37:00

Storyline:The young journalist Stephen Underwood (Alex Pettyfer) gets a controversial secret on the track. The Katyn massacre, in which 22,000 Poles were murdered, was not committed by the Nazis, as historiography suggests, but was ordered by Stalin. But the real scandal is that the US and British governments helped cover it up so as not to strain the strained relations with Russia.

Sobibor0%Sobibor
7Our
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1:50:00

Storyline:October 1943: During the Second World War, Alexander Pecherskij (Konstantin Khabensky), Soviet lieutenant of the Red Army, enters the extermination camp Sobibor in Poland. He plans an outbreak of all prisoners, but when he wants to put the plan into action, everything is different. However, a group of prisoners led by Pechersky managed to escape. It is the only uprising in a Nazi extermination camp that has at least partially succeeded ...

The Happy Prince0%The Happy Prince
7Our
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1:45:00

Storyline:1897: Writer Oscar Wilde (Rupert Everett), convicted for his homosexuality, is released from prison. Because the stigma of being a gay man is still attached to him, he flees to Paris into exile. There, the sensitive artist drowns his worries in alcohol. He drinks and celebrates like a madman, until he suddenly stands with empty pockets. His lover Lord Alfred Douglas (Colin Morgan), whom everyone calls only Bosie, persuades him to travel to Naples with him for a longer period of time. Wild friends Reggie Turner (Colin Firth) and Robbie Ross (Edwin Thomas) warn him about the young Bosie, who pretends to be much richer than he is. When Oscar Wilde's wife Constance (Emily Watson) ends the poet's financial support, the financial ruin threatens ...

Direnis Karatay0%Direnis Karatay
8Our
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1:58:00

Storyline:1243: The Mongols move from east to west on their campaign of conquest. Before Anatolia, the last Sultan of the Seljuk Turks stand in their way. In Sivas, the two armies meet. In the capital Konya, however, the rulers are already thinking of submitting to the Great Khan and giving up Turkish independence. However, one refuses to bend his knee: Celalettin Karatay (Mehmet Aslantug), with the support of the Achiyya religious community, mobilizes resistance to the Mongol invaders.