Best History Movies of 2018

1.

Bohemian Rhapsody

6.9
8.0/10 IMDB

Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs become instant classics. When Mercury's increasingly wild lifestyle starts to spiral out of control, Queen soon faces its greatest challenge yet – finding a way to keep the band together amid the success and excess.

Starring: Rami Malek, Gwilym Lee, Ben Hardy, Joseph Mazzello, Lucy Boynton, Aidan Gillen, Tom Hollander, Mike Myers, Allen Leech, Aaron McCusker ..
Directed by: Bryan Singer, Dexter Fletcher
Release date: 2018-10-24
2.

They Shall Not Grow Old

5.8
8.3/10 IMDB

A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day, and the end of the war.

Directed by: Peter Jackson
Release date: 2018-12-17
3.

I Can Only Imagine

5.3
7.4/10 IMDB

Growing up in Texas, Bart Millard suffers physical and emotional abuse at the hands of his father. His childhood and relationship with his dad inspires him to write the hit song "I Can Only Imagine" as singer of the Christian band MercyMe.

Starring: Dennis Quaid, Cloris Leachman, J. Michael Finley, Brody Rose, Madeline Carroll, Gianna Simone, Kevin Downes, Jason Burkey, Rhoda Griffis, Tanya Clarke ..
Directed by: Andrew Erwin, Jon Erwin
Release date: 2018-02-14
4.

12 Strong

5.2
6.6/10 IMDB

A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, Michael Peña, Trevante Rhodes, Navid Negahban, Geoff Stults, Thad Luckinbill, Austin Stowell, Ben O'Toole, Jack Kesy ..
Directed by: Nicolai Fuglsig
Release date: 2018-01-16
5.

Colette

5.0
6.7/10 IMDB

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as Willy, Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels.

Starring: Keira Knightley, Dominic West, Fiona Shaw, Denise Gough, Aiysha Hart, Eleanor Tomlinson, Ray Panthaki, Robert Pugh, Karen Gagnon, Caroline Boulton ..
Directed by: Wash Westmoreland
Release date: 2018-09-21
6.

Outlaw King

4.9
6.9/10 IMDB

Forced into exile by the English after being crowned King of Scotland, legendary warrior Robert the Bruce fights to reclaim the throne.

Starring: Chris Pine, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Florence Pugh, Tony Curran, Billy Howle, Callan Mulvey, Steven Cree, Daniel Campbell, Niall Greig Fulton, Stephen Dillane ..
Directed by: David Mackenzie
Release date: 2018-11-09
7.

Kursk

4.8
6.6/10 IMDB

Barents Sea, August 12th, 2000. During a Russian naval exercise, and after suffering a serious accident, the K-141 Kursk submarine sinks with 118 crew members on board. While the few sailors who are still alive barely manage to survive, their families push for accurate information and a British officer struggles to obtain from the Russian government a permit to attempt a rescue before it is late. But general incompetence are against all their efforts.

Starring: Matthias Schoenaerts, Colin Firth, Léa Seydoux, Peter Simonischek, Max von Sydow, Michael Nyqvist, August Diehl, Matthias Schweighöfer, Joel Basman, Bjarne Henriksen ..
Directed by: Thomas Vinterberg
Release date: 2018-11-07
8.

Chappaquiddick

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

Ted Kennedy's life and political career become derailed in the aftermath of a fatal car accident in 1969 that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne.

Starring: Jason Clarke, Kate Mara, Ed Helms, Bruce Dern, Taylor Nichols, Lexie Roth, Andria Blackman, David De Beck, Olivia Thirlby, Clancy Brown ..
Directed by: John Curran
Release date: 2018-04-06
9.

The 15:17 to Paris

4.4
5.3/10 IMDB

In August 2015, an ISIS terrorist boarded train #9364 from Brussels to Paris. Armed with an AK-47 and enough ammo to kill more than 500 people, the terrorist might have succeeded except for three American friends who refused to give in to fear. One was a college student, one was a martial arts enthusiast and airman first class in the U.S. Air Force, and the other was a member of the Oregon National Guard, and all three pals proved fearless as they charged and ultimately overpowered the gunman after he emerged from a bathroom armed and ready to kill.

Starring: Spencer Stone, Alek Skarlatos, Anthony Sadler, Ray Corasani, Jenna Fischer, Judy Greer, Bryce Gheisar, Jaleel White, Tony Hale, P. J. Byrne ..
Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Release date: 2018-02-02
10.

Another Day of Life

4.1
7.3/10 IMDB

In 1975, Ryszard Kapu?ci?ski, a veteran Polish journalist, embarked on a seemingly suicidal road trip into the heart of the Angola's civil war. There, he witnessed once again the dirty reality of war and discovered a sense of helplessness previously unknown to him. Angola changed him forever: it was a reporter who left Poland, but it was a writer who returned…

Starring: Miroslaw Haniszewski, Vergil J. Smith, Tomasz Ziętek, Olga Bołądź, Rafal Fudalej, Kerry Shale, Daniel Flynn, Youssef Kerkour, Lillie Flynn, Akie Kotabe ..
Directed by: Raúl de la Fuente, Damian Nenow
Release date: 2018-10-26

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