All Movies With historical-event Keyword

 

Titanic

101-year-old Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story of her life aboard the Titanic, 84 years later. A young Rose boards the ship with her mother and fiancé. Meanwhile, Jack Dawson and Fabrizio De Rossi win third-class tickets aboard the ship. Rose tells the whole story from Titanic's departure through to its death—on its first and last voyage—on April 15, 1912.

Release On: 18th - November - 1997

Vote Count: 20122
Vote Average: 7.9/10


First Man

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

Release On: 11th - October - 2018

Vote Count: 4257
Vote Average: 7/10


택시운전사

May, 1980. Man-seob is a taxi driver in Seoul who lives from hand to mouth, raising his young daughter alone. One day, he hears that there is a foreigner who will pay big money for a drive down to Gwangju city. Not knowing that he’s a German journalist with a hidden agenda, Man-seob takes the job.

Release On: 2nd - August - 2017

Vote Count: 580
Vote Average: 8.1/10


1987

In 1987 Korea, under an oppressive military regime, a college student gets killed during a police interrogation involving torture. Government of officials are quick to cover up the death and order the body to be cremated. A prosecutor who is supposed to sign the cremation release, raises questions about a 21-year-old kid dying of a heart attack, and he begins looking into the case for truth. Despite a systematic attempt to silence everyone involved in the case, the truth gets out, causing an eruption of public outrage.

Release On: 27th - December - 2017

Vote Count: 90
Vote Average: 8/10


United

United is based on the true story of Manchester United's legendary "Busby Babes", the youngest side ever to win the Football League and the 1958 Munich Air Crash that claimed eight of the their number. The film draws on first-hand interviews with the survivors and their families to tell the inspirational story of a team and community overcoming terrible tragedy.

Release On: 2nd - January - 2011

Vote Count: 102
Vote Average: 7.1/10


Machuca

Santiago, capital of Chile during the Marxist government of elected, highly controversial president Salvador Allende. Father McEnroe supports his leftist views by introducing a program at the prestigious "collegio" (Catholic prep school) St. Patrick to allow free admission of some proletarian kids. One of them is Pedro Machuca, slum-raised son of the cleaning lady in Gonzalo Infante's liberal-bourgeois home. Yet the new classmates become buddies, paradoxically protesting together as Gonzalo gets adopted by Pedro's slum family and gang. But the adults spoil that too, not in the least when general Pinochet's coup ousts Allende, and supporters such as McEnroe.

Release On: 24th - February - 2004

Vote Count: 141
Vote Average: 7.7/10


Katyń

On September 1st, 1939, Nazi Germany invades Poland, unleashing World War II. On September 17th, the Soviet Red Army crosses the border. The Polish army, unable to fight on two fronts, is defeated. Thousands of Polish men, both military and government officials, are captured by the invaders. Their fate will only be known several years later.

Release On: 21st - September - 2007

Vote Count: 159
Vote Average: 6.8/10


화려한 휴가

The citizens of Gwangju lead a relatively peaceful life, until one day the military takes over the city, accusing the residents of conspiracy and claiming that they are communist sympathisers preparing a revolution against the current government. Seeing as the soldiers beat defenceless people, mainly students, to death, the citizens are in for retaliation and form a militia.

Release On: 25th - July - 2007

Vote Count: 27
Vote Average: 6.6/10


Medium Cool

John Cassellis is the toughest TV news reporter around. After extensively reporting about violence and racial tensions in poor communities, he discovers that his network is helping the FBI by granting them access to his footage to find suspects.

Release On: 27th - August - 1969

Vote Count: 51
Vote Average: 7/10


Les Sœurs Brontë

In a small presbytery in Yorkshire, England, living under the watchful eyes of their aunt and father, a strict Anglican pastor, the Bronte sisters write their first works and quickly become literary sensations.

Release On: 9th - May - 1979

Vote Count: 21
Vote Average: 6.2/10


El elegido

Spain, 1937. Ramón Mercader, a young communist combatant, is recruited and trained by the Soviet intelligence service to participate in a top secret mission ordered by the ruthless dictator Joseph Stalin: the assassination of his former political rival, Leon Trotsky, who is living in exile in Mexico.

Release On: 2nd - September - 2016

Vote Count: 27
Vote Average: 6.1/10


海難1890

Two historical incidents that deepened the friendship between Japan and Turkey are connected in this story of friendship and compassion: The sinking of the Turkish frigate Ertuğrul off the Japanese coast in 1890 and the evacuation of Japanese nationals from Iran in 1985. Virtuous director Mitsutoshi Tanaka's call for world peace received the VFX-JAPAN Award 2017 for Excellent Motion Picture and the 39th Japan Academy Film Prize in ten categories, including Best Art Direction, Best Sound Recording, Excellent Film and Excellent Director.

Release On: 5th - December - 2015

Vote Count: 16
Vote Average: 7.9/10


Tai-Pan

The film begins following the British victory of the first Opium War and the seizure of Hong Kong. Although the island is largely uninhabited and the terrain unfriendly, it has a large port that both the British government and various trading companies believe will be useful for the import of merchandise to be traded on mainland China, a highly lucrative market.

Release On: 7th - November - 1986

Vote Count: 20
Vote Average: 5.3/10


Mexicanos al grito de guerra

In times of the French Intervention, a student of Nunó, author of the Mexican National Anthem, falls in love with the niece of the French Ambassador, which causes quite amusing complications.

Release On: 16th - September - 1943

Vote Count: 7
Vote Average: 5.9/10


Who Is the Black Dahlia?

Dramatization of an actual homicide investigation. In 1947 Los Angeles, a police detective tries to solve the shocking and grisly murder of 22-year-old aspiring actress Elizabeth Short...

Release On: 1st - March - 1975

Vote Count: 8
Vote Average: 6.9/10


Prim: el asesinato de la calle del Turco

Madrid, Spain, December 27, 1870. General Juan Prim i Prats, president of the Council of Ministers and Minister of War gets involved in a treacherous ambush, is mortal injured and dies three days later. A mystery, a conspiracy, a murder that was never solved.

Release On: 15th - December - 2014

Vote Count: 6
Vote Average: 4.9/10


The Scarlett O'Hara War

This is the story of how one of the famous movie roles was cast. The role of Scarlett O'Hara in Gone With the Wind.

Release On: 1st - January - 1980

Vote Count: 4
Vote Average: 5.8/10


American Tragedy

Johnnie Cochran defends O.J. Simpson who is on trial for his wife's murder.

Release On: 12th - November - 2000

Vote Count: 1
Vote Average: 10/10


I Loved a Woman

The son of a ruthless meatpacking king goes through a number of changes in ideals and motivations as he reluctantly inherits the mantle and falls in love.

Release On: 23rd - September - 1933

Vote Count: 7
Vote Average: 5.3/10


Lillian Russell

Alice Faye plays the title role in this 1940 film biography of the early-20th-century stage star.

Release On: 24th - May - 1940

Vote Count: 6
Vote Average: 6/10