Best History Movies of 2003

1.

Cold Mountain

5.3
7.2/10 IMDB

In this classic story of love and devotion set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier named W.P. Inman deserts his unit and travels across the South, aiming to return to his young wife, Ada, who he left behind to tend their farm. As Inman makes his perilous journey home, Ada struggles to keep their home intact with the assistance of Ruby, a mysterious drifter sent to help her by a kindly neighbor.

Starring: Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Renée Zellweger, Eileen Atkins, Brendan Gleeson, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Natalie Portman, Emily Deschanel, Giovanni Ribisi, Donald Sutherland ..
Directed by: Anthony Minghella
Release date: 2003-12-24
Best History Movies of 2003 : Hitler: The Rise of Evil
2.

Hitler: The Rise of Evil

4.5
7.3/10 IMDB

A unique slant, profiling the life of Adolf Hitler as a child and his rise through the ranks of the National German Workers' Party prior to World War II.

Release date: 2003-05-18
Best History Movies of 2003 : Hitler: The Rise of Evil
3.

Hitler: The Rise of Evil

4.4
7.3/10 IMDB

The movie describes the life of Adolf Hitler from childhood to manhood, and his rise to power. From his poor childhood in Austria, the first world war from his point of view, we see how Hitler was transformed from a poor soldier into the leader of the Nazis, and how he survived all attempts to kill him. We learn of his relationship with his mistress Eva Braun, his decisions and of his enemies inside the Nazi party.

Release date: 2003-03-18
4.

Hitler: The Rise of Evil

4.4
7.3/10 IMDB

A unique slant, profiling the life of Adolf Hitler as a child and his rise through the ranks of the National Socialist German Workers' Party prior to World War II.

Starring: Peter Stormare, Friedrich von Thun, Peter O'Toole, Zoe Telford, Terence Harvey, Robert Carlyle, Matthew Modine, Liev Schreiber ..
Directed by: Christian Duguay
Release date: 2003-05-27
5.

Kitty Hawk - The Wright Brothers' Journey of Invention

2.6
7.9/10 IMDB

With boundless perseverance and ingenuity, aviation pioneers Orville and Wilbur Wright work to bring their vision to the skies, culminating in the first successful manned flight in December 1903. Astronauts Neil Armstrong and John Glenn read aloud from the brothers' writings as dramatic flight footage illustrates their famed accomplishments.

Release date: 2003-05-15
Best History Movies of 2003 : Helen of Troy
6.

Helen of Troy

2.1
6.2/10 IMDB

The abduction of beautiful Helen, wife of Spartan King Menelaus, by Paris of Troy triggers a long war.

Starring: Emilia Fox, James Callis, Daniel Lapaine, Nigel Whitmey, Stellan Skarsgård, Joe Montana, Katie Blake, Sienna Guillory, Matthew Marsden, John Rhys-Davies ..
Directed by: John Kent Harrison
Release date: 2003-03-14
Best History Movies of 2003 : Cinema Hong Kong: The Beauties of the Shaw Studio
7.

Cinema Hong Kong: The Beauties of the Shaw Studio

1.7
7.4/10 IMDB

Hong Kong cinemas had a wide range of glamorous female stars during the golden age of the 60's and 70's. The series will take the audience on a sentimental journey to the good old days and once again look at the expansive epic costume dramas and huangmei operas in which actresses played both the male and female roles. Rare interviews with Sir Run Run Shaw, stars Ivy Ling Po, Shaw Yin Yin, Tanny Tie Ni and Cheng Pei Pei are also featured.

Starring: Cheng Pei-Pei, Ivy Ling Po, Chin Ping, Tanny Tien-Ni, Li Li-Hua, Linda Lin Dai, Betty Loh Tih, Lily Ho Li-Li, Dr. Ng Ho, Run Run Shaw ..
Directed by: Ian Taylor
Release date: 2003-01-01
Best History Movies of 2003 : The Tulse Luper Suitcases: Antwerp
8.

The Tulse Luper Suitcases: Antwerp

1.6
7.1/10 IMDB

"Antwerp" continues telling the picaresque adventures through the world of multi disciplinary artist and professional prisoner Tulse Luper. This movie premiered at the Venice Film Festival as a separate title located between the first and the second part of the Greenanway Tulse Luper Trilogy.

Starring: J. J. Feild, Caroline Dhavernas, Jordi Mollà, Valentina Cervi, Scot Williams, Jack Wouterse, Raymond J. Barry, Enrique Alcides, Michèle Bernier, Steven Mackintosh ..
Directed by: Peter Greenaway
Release date: 2003-08-31
Best History Movies of 2003 : Monsters We Met
9.

Monsters We Met

1.6
7.1/10 IMDB

Monsters We Met is a 3-part documentary produced by the BBC, and later aired on Animal Planet in 2003 under the title "Land of Lost Monsters", with added footage from "Walking with Prehistoric Beasts" and "Walking with Cavemen". The show used computer-generated imagery to recreate the animals that lived during the last ice age and examines what interactions humans had with them.

Starring: Ian Holm ..
Directed by: Andy Byatt
Release date: 2003-01-05
10.

Henry VIII

0.0
7.2/10 IMDB

Henry VIII is a two-part British television movie produced principally by Granada Television for ITV. It chronicles the life of Henry VIII of England from the disintegration of his first marriage to an aging Spanish princess until his death following a stroke in 1547, by which time he had married for the sixth time. Additional production funding was provided by WGBH Boston, Powercorp and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Starring: Ray Winstone, Joss Ackland, Sid Mitchell, Charles Dance, Mark Strong, David Suchet, Helena Bonham Carter, Assumpta Serna, Thomas Lockyer, William Houston ..
Directed by: Pete Travis
Release date: 2003-10-12

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