Best History Movies of 2021

1.

King Richard

6.4
7.5/10 IMDB

The story of how Richard Williams served as a coach to his daughters Venus and Serena, who will soon become two of the most legendary tennis players in history.

Starring: Will Smith, Saniyya Sidney, Demi Singleton, Aunjanue Ellis, Jon Bernthal, Liev Schreiber, Susie Abromeit, Dylan McDermott, Judith Chapman, Katrina Begin ..
Directed by: Reinaldo Marcus Green
Release date: 2021-11-18
2.

The Last Duel

6.2
7.4/10 IMDB

King Charles VI declares that Knight Jean de Carrouges settle his dispute with his squire, Jacques Le Gris, by challenging him to a duel.

Starring: Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Jodie Comer, Adam Driver, Harriet Walter, Nathaniel Parker, Brian F. Mulvey, Ian Pirie, Sam Hazeldine, Michael McElhatton ..
Directed by: Ridley Scott
Release date: 2021-10-13
3.

Judas and the Black Messiah

6.1
7.4/10 IMDB

Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers on the orders of FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends—falling for a fellow revolutionary en route—a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.

Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Lakeith Stanfield, Jesse Plemons, Dominique Fishback, Ashton Sanders, Algee Smith, Graham Lutes, Martin Sheen, Darrell Britt-Gibson, Dominique Thorne ..
Directed by: Shaka King
Release date: 2021-02-12
4.

Summer of Soul (...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

5.6
8.0/10 IMDB

During the same summer as Woodstock, over 300,000 people attended the Harlem Cultural Festival, celebrating African American music and culture, and promoting Black pride and unity. The footage from the festival sat in a basement, unseen for over 50 years, keeping this incredible event in America's history lost — until now.

Starring: Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone, B. B. King, Abbey Lincoln, Mavis Staples, Moms Mabley, Mahalia Jackson, Jesse Jackson, David Ruffin, Sly Stone ..
Directed by: Questlove
Release date: 2021-07-02
5.

House of Gucci

5.6
6.6/10 IMDB

When Patrizia Reggiani, an outsider from humble beginnings, marries into the Gucci family, her unbridled ambition begins to unravel the family legacy and triggers a reckless spiral of betrayal, decadence, revenge, and ultimately…murder.

Starring: Lady Gaga, Adam Driver, Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Jared Leto, Jack Huston, Reeve Carney, Jeremy Irons, Camille Cottin, Robert De Niro ..
Directed by: Ridley Scott
Release date: 2021-11-24
6.

The Courier

5.2
7.1/10 IMDB

Cold War spy Greville Wynne and his Russian source try to put an end to the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Rachel Brosnahan, Jessie Buckley, Merab Ninidze, Angus Wright, Kirill Pirogov, Iva Šindelková, Vladimir Chuprikov, James Schofield, Fred Haig ..
Directed by: Dominic Cooke
Release date: 2021-03-18
7.

The Tragedy of Macbeth

5.0
7.1/10 IMDB

Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself.

Starring: Denzel Washington, Frances McDormand, Brendan Gleeson, Corey Hawkins, Moses Ingram, Harry Melling, Ralph Ineson, Alex Hassell, Brian Thompson, Sean Patrick Thomas ..
Directed by: Joel Coen
Release date: 2021-12-05
8.

The Dig

5.0
7.1/10 IMDB

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain's past resonate in the face of its uncertain future?.

Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Carey Mulligan, Lily James, Johnny Flynn, Ken Stott, Monica Dolan, Ben Chaplin, Arsher Ali, Chris Wilson, Eileen Davies ..
Directed by: Simon Stone
Release date: 2021-01-14
9.

Spencer

5.0
6.6/10 IMDB

During her Christmas holidays with the royal family at the Sandringham estate in Norfolk, England, Diana decides to leave her marriage to Prince Charles.

Starring: Kristen Stewart, Jack Farthing, Sally Hawkins, Sean Harris, Timothy Spall, Thomas Douglas, Olga Hellsing, Matthias Wolkowski, Oriana Gordon, Ryan Wichert ..
Directed by: Pablo Larraín
Release date: 2021-11-04
10.

The Electrical Life of Louis Wain

5.0
6.8/10 IMDB

The extraordinary true story of eccentric British artist Louis Wain, whose playful, sometimes even psychedelic pictures helped to transform the public's perception of cats forever.

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Claire Foy, Andrea Riseborough, Toby Jones, Stacy Martin, Sharon Rooney, Hayley Squires, Aimee Lou Wood, Adeel Akhtar, Julian Barratt ..
Directed by: Will Sharpe
Release date: 2021-10-21
11.

Worth

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

Kenneth Feinberg, a powerful D.C. lawyer appointed Special Master of the 9/11 Fund, fights off the cynicism, bureaucracy, and politics associated with administering government funds and, in doing so, discovers what life is worth.

Starring: Michael Keaton, Stanley Tucci, Amy Ryan, Tate Donovan, Talia Balsam, Laura Benanti, Bruce Soscia, Marc Maron, Gayle Rankin, Shunori Ramanathan ..
Directed by: Sara Colangelo
Release date: 2021-07-21
12.

Respect

4.8
6.5/10 IMDB

The rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom.

Starring: Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald, Mary J. Blige, Marc Maron, Tituss Burgess, Saycon Sengbloh, Hailey Kilgore, Tate Donovan ..
Directed by: Liesl Tommy
Release date: 2021-08-12
13.

The Eyes of Tammy Faye

4.8
6.6/10 IMDB

In the 1970s and ’80s, Tammy Faye and Jim Bakker rose from humble beginnings to create the world’s largest religious broadcasting network and a theme park, and were revered for their message of love, acceptance, and prosperity.

Starring: Jessica Chastain, Andrew Garfield, Cherry Jones, Sam Jaeger, Vincent D'Onofrio, Gabriel Olds, Mark Wystrach, Chandler Head, Fredric Lehne, Louis Cancelmi ..
Directed by: Michael Showalter
Release date: 2021-09-17
14.

Being the Ricardos

4.7
6.5/10 IMDB

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz face a crisis that could end their careers and another that could end their marriage.

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Javier Bardem, J.K. Simmons, Nina Arianda, Tony Hale, Alia Shawkat, Jake Lacy, Clark Gregg, Nelson Franklin, John Rubinstein ..
Directed by: Aaron Sorkin
Release date: 2021-12-10
15.

The United States vs. Billie Holiday

4.6
6.2/10 IMDB

Billie Holiday spent much of her career being adored by fans. In the 1940s, the government targeted Holiday in a growing effort to racialize the war on drugs, ultimately aiming to stop her from singing her controversial ballad, "Strange Fruit."

Starring: Andra Day, Trevante Rhodes, Garrett Hedlund, Melvin Gregg, Natasha Lyonne, Tyler James Williams, Da'Vine Joy Randolph, Rob Morgan, Miss Lawrence, Evan Ross ..
Directed by: Lee Daniels
Release date: 2021-03-31
16.

The Lady of Heaven

4.4
5.7/10 IMDB

Two stories separated by 1400 years. After losing his mother in the midst of a war-torn country, an Iraqi child, learns the importance and power of patience by discovering the historical story of Lady Fatima and her suffering.

Starring: Ray Fearon, Oscar Garland, Denise Black, Chris Jarman, Lucas Bond, Mark Anthony Brighton, Alex Lanipekun, Gabriel Cartrade, Albane Courtois, Sami Karim ..
Directed by: Eli King
Release date: 2021-12-10
17.

No Man of God

4.1
6.4/10 IMDB

The complicated relationship that formed between the FBI analyst Bill Hagmaier and serial killer Ted Bundy during Bundy's final years on death row.

Starring: Luke Kirby, Elijah Wood, Aleksa Palladino, Robert Patrick, W. Earl Brown, Christian Clemenson, Mac Brandt, Hugo Armstrong, Emily Berry, Will Harris ..
Directed by: Amber Sealey
Release date: 2021-08-19
18.

The Lost Leonardo

4.0
7.5/10 IMDB

London, England, 2008. Some of the most distinguished experts on the work of Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) gather at the National Gallery to examine a painting known as Salvator Mundi; an event that turns out to be the first act of one of the most fascinating stories in the history of art.

Starring: Martin Kemp, Robert K. Wittman, Jerry Saltz, Dianne Dwyer Modestini, Robert Simon, Yves Bouvier, Antoine Harari, Georgina Adam, Warren Adelson, Luke Syson ..
Directed by: Andreas Koefoed
Release date: 2021-08-20
19.

12 Mighty Orphans

4.0
6.9/10 IMDB

Haunted by his mysterious past, a devoted high school football coach leads a scrawny team of orphans to the state championship during the Great Depression and inspires a broken nation along the way.

Starring: Luke Wilson, Vinessa Shaw, Wayne Knight, Martin Sheen, Robert Duvall, Jake Austin Walker, Gavin Warren, Braden Balazik, Jack Doke, Nicholas Reed ..
Directed by: Ty Roberts
Release date: 2021-06-18
20.

Dream Horse

3.9
6.9/10 IMDB

The inspiring true story of Dream Alliance, an unlikely race horse bred by small town bartender, Jan Vokes. With very little money and no experience, Jan convinces her neighbors to chip in their meager earnings to help raise Dream and compete with the racing elites. Their investment pays off as Dream rises through the ranks and becomes a beacon of hope in their struggling community.

Starring: Toni Collette, Damian Lewis, Owen Teale, Joanna Page, Nicholas Farrell, Siân Phillips, Karl Johnson, Peter Davison, Raj Paul, Jo Wheatley ..
Directed by: Euros Lyn
Release date: 2021-05-21
21.

9/11: Inside the President's War Room

3.8
7.5/10 IMDB

Experience the events of September 11, 2001 through the eyes of President Bush and his closest advisors as they personally detail the crucial hours and key decisions from that historic day.

Starring: Jeff Daniels, George W. Bush, Dick Cheney, Condoleezza Rice, Jeff Daniels, Colin Powell, Norman Mineta, Ari Fleischer, Joshua Bolten, Ted Olson ..
Directed by: Adam Wishart
Release date: 2021-08-31
22.

The Girl Who Wore Freedom

3.8
8.3/10 IMDB

Discover the untold stories of D-Day from the men, women and children who lived through German occupation and Allied liberation of Normandy, France. Powerful and deeply personal, THE GIRL WHO WORE FREEDOM tells the stories of an America that lived its values, instilling pride in a country that's in danger of becoming a relic of the past.

Starring: Sharon Anderlik, Andy Barnett, Ceo E. Bauer, Eric Belloc, Daniele 'Dany' Patrix Boucherie, Flo Boucherie, Jean-Marie Boucherie, Sylvie Caillard, Valerie Gautier Cardin, David Chapman ..
Directed by: Christian Taylor
Release date: 2021-06-01
23.

First Signal

3.7
6.2/10 IMDB

When Air Force Space Command receives a signal from an alien satellite in Earth orbit an emergency meeting with the President reveals a government conspiracy.

Starring: Paul Noonan, Conor Timmis, Wendy Hartman, Patience McStravick, Stephanie Eaton ..
Directed by: Mark Lund
Release date: 2021-04-26
24.

The Rumba Kings

3.6
7.9/10 IMDB

In the fifties, when the future Democratic Republic of Congo was still a Belgian colony, an entire generation of musicians fused traditional African tunes with Afro-Cuban music to create the electrifying Congolese rumba, a style that conquered the entire continent thanks to an infectious rhythm, captivating guitar sounds and smooth vocals.

Starring: Manu Dibango, Papa Wemba, Simaro Lutumba, Paul Mwanga, Franco, Grand Kallé, Docteur Nico, Roitelet, Guvano, Petit Pierre ..
Directed by: Alan Brain
Release date: 2021-05-06
25.

Man of God

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

Exiled unjustly, convicted without trial, slandered without cause. Man of God depicts the trials and tribulations of Saint Nektarios of Aegina, as he bears the unjust hatred of his enemies while preaching the Word of God.

Starring: Mickey Rourke, Alexander Petrov, Tonia Sotiropoulou, Aris Servetalis, Manos Gavras, Yannis Stankoglou, Michalis Ikonomou, Constantin Symsiris, Karyofyllia Karabeti ..
Directed by: Yelena Popovic
Release date: 2021-08-26
26.

America: The Motion Picture

3.6
5.6/10 IMDB

A chainsaw-wielding George Washington teams with beer-loving bro Sam Adams to take down the Brits in a tongue-in-cheek riff on the American Revolution.

Starring: Channing Tatum, Simon Pegg, Judy Greer, Bobby Moynihan, Amber Nash, Matt Yates, Raoul Max Trujillo, Jason Mantzoukas, Olivia Munn, Andy Samberg ..
Directed by: Matt Thompson
Release date: 2021-06-30
27.

Oslo

3.5
6.6/10 IMDB

The true story of negotiations between implacable enemies — the secret back-channel talks, unlikely friendships and quiet heroics of a small but committed group of Israelis, Palestinians and one Norwegian couple that led to the 1993 Oslo Peace Accords.

Starring: Ruth Wilson, Andrew Scott, Salim Dau, Waleed Zuaiter, Jeff Wilbusch, Igal Naor, Doval'e Glickman, Rotem Keinan, Itzik Cohen, Tobias Zilliacus ..
Directed by: Bartlett Sher
Release date: 2021-05-29
28.

Nail Bomber: Manhunt

3.4
6.3/10 IMDB

This documentary examines the 1999 London bombings that targeted Black, Bangladeshi and gay communities, and the race to find the far-right perpetrator. He terrorized a city, seeking to ignite a race war but justice was served by those who wouldn't let his hate win.

Starring: Tony Blair, Nick Ross, Alan Fry, Mike Franklin, John Tyndall ..
Directed by: Daniel Vernon
Release date: 2021-05-26
29.

The War Below

3.4
6.5/10 IMDB

During World War I, a group of British miners are recruited to tunnel underneath no man's land and set bombs from below the German front in hopes of breaking the deadly stalemate of the Battle of Messines.

Starring: Sam Hazeldine, Tom Goodman-Hill, Elliot James Langridge, Kris Hitchen, Sam Clemmett, Sonny Ashbourne Serkis, Joseph Steyne, Anna Maguire, Andrew Scarborough, Douglas Reith ..
Directed by: J.P. Watts
Release date: 2021-09-10
Best History Movies of 2021 : Boys On Film 21: Beautiful Secret
30.

Boys On Film 21: Beautiful Secret

3.4
5.9/10 IMDB

Those boys you know and love are back! Boys On Film invites you on a voyage of emotion-soaked self-discovery, where same-sex attraction is celebrated, first loves are tenderly formulated, and beautiful secrets burn and bloom. Volume 21: Beautiful Secret includes nine complete films: Theo James Krekis's "Memoirs Of A Geeza" starring Elliot Warren and Tony Richardson; Joe Morris's "We Are Dancers" starring Hans Piesbergen and Simon Eckert; Zachary Ayotte's "My Dad Works The Night Shift" starring Victor Boudreault, Antoine L'Écuyer, and François Trudel; Loïc Hobi's "The Pier Man" starring Hubert Girard and Youssouf Abi-Ayad; Jason Bradbury's "My Sweet Prince" starring Yodi Roodner; Abel Rubinstein's "Dungarees" starring Pete MacHale and Ludovic Jean-Francios; Sam Peter Jackson's "Clothes & Blow" starring David Menkin and Nancy Baldwin; George Dogaru's "A Normal Guy" starring Vlad Bîrzanu and Pedro Aurelian; and Pierce Hadjinicola & Sinclair Suhood's "Pretty Boy" starring Orlando Norman.

Starring: Elliot Warren, Tony Richardson, Olivia Brady, Nico Marraccino, Hans Piesbergen, Simon Eckert, Will Hearle, Martin Hamann, C?t?lin Jugravu, Laurean Wagner ..
Directed by: Jason Bradbury, Sam Peter Jackson, Zachary Ayotte, George Dogaru, Theo James Krekis, Joe Morris, Loïc Hobi, Abel Rubinstein, Pierce Hadjinicola, Sinclair Suhood
Release date: 2021-03-01
Best History Movies of 2021 : Drain The Oceans: The Mississippi River
31.

Drain The Oceans: The Mississippi River

3.4
7.3/10 IMDB

From a steamboat in a cornfield to the true story behind Hurricane Katrina's floods, new discoveries reveal how the Mississippi river shaped America.

Release date: 2021-08-16
32.

Son of the South

3.4
6.1/10 IMDB

Based on a true story, Bob Zellner, grandson of a Klansman, comes of age in the Deep South and eventually joins the Civil Rights Movement.

Starring: Lucas Till, Julia Ormond, Brian Dennehy, Cedric the Entertainer, Matt William Knowles, Lex Scott Davis, Shamier Anderson, Mike C. Manning, Dexter Darden, Lucy Hale ..
Directed by: Barry Alexander Brown
Release date: 2021-02-05
33.

High Ground

3.4
6.5/10 IMDB

In a remote corner of the wild country, a bloody war rages. Travis is a bounty hunter with one last hope of redemption. Gutjuk is a young Indigenous man trying to save the last of his family. Together they embark on a manhunt, which unravels a secret that ultimately pits them against each other.

Starring: Simon Baker, Jacob Junior Nayinggul, Jack Thompson, Callan Mulvey, Caren Pistorius, Esmerelda Marimowa, Ryan Corr, Witiyana Marika, Aaron Pedersen, Sean Mununggurr ..
Directed by: Stephen Johnson
Release date: 2021-01-28
34.

Fanny Lye Deliver'd

3.4
6.2/10 IMDB

On an isolated English farm in 1657, Fanny lives a quiet life with her oppressive husband John and their young son. One day their life is rocked with the arrival of young couple Thomas and Rebecca who claim to have been robbed and need a place to stay. But are these strangers really who they say they are?

Starring: Maxine Peake, Charles Dance, Freddie Fox, Tanya Reynolds, Zak Adams, Peter McDonald, Perry Fitzpatrick, Kenneth Collard ..
Directed by: Thomas Clay
Release date: 2021-07-29
35.

Christmas with The Chosen: The Messengers

3.3
7.5/10 IMDB

A theatrical event combining a Christmas special episode of The Chosen titled, “The Messengers,” and a night of music and Christmas celebration with some of CCM’s biggest names.

Starring: Sara Ann Burciaga, Raj Bond, Phil Wickham, Joel Smallbone, Luke Smallbone, Brandon Lake, Brandon Lake, Madison Cain Johnson, Logan Cain ..
Directed by: Dallas Jenkins, Jacob Schwarz
Release date: 2021-12-01
36.

Sisters With Transistors

3.2
7.4/10 IMDB

Think of early electronic music and you’ll likely see men pushing buttons, knobs, and boundaries. While electronic music is often perceived as a boys' club, the truth is that from the very beginning women have been integral in inventing the devices, techniques and tropes that would define the shape of sound for years to come.

Starring: Laurie Anderson, Delia Derbyshire, Suzanne Ciani, Bebe Barron, Laurie Spiegel, Éliane Radigue ..
Directed by: Lisa Rovner
Release date: 2021-09-01
Best History Movies of 2021 : 9/11: Life Under Attack
37.

9/11: Life Under Attack

3.2
8.1/10 IMDB

A unique and compelling account of the day that changed the modern world, captured by ordinary people who chose to pick up their cameras and film that fateful day.

Directed by: Karen Edwards
Release date: 2021-09-03
Best History Movies of 2021 : Stonehenge: The Lost Circle Revealed
38.

Stonehenge: The Lost Circle Revealed

3.1
7.0/10 IMDB

Professor Alice Roberts follows a decade-long historical quest to reveal a hidden secret of the famous bluestones of Stonehenge. Using cutting-edge research, a dedicated team of archaeologists led by Professor Mike Parker Pearson have painstakingly compiled evidence to fill in a 400-year gap in our knowledge of the bluestones, and to show that the original stones of Britain’s most iconic monument had a previous life. Alice joins Mike as they put together the final pieces of the puzzle, not just revealing where the stones came from, how they were moved from Wales to England or even who dragged them all the way, but also solving one of the toughest challenges that archaeologists face.

Starring: Alice Roberts, Mike Parker Pearson ..
Directed by: Peter Chinn
Release date: 2021-02-12
Best History Movies of 2021 : Rise & Fall The World Trade Center
39.

Rise & Fall The World Trade Center

3.1
7.5/10 IMDB

Through a unique architectural and engineering lens, “Rise & Fall: The World Trade Center” recounts the inspiring, true story behind an American icon, and the remarkable group of people who dreamed it and made it real. No ordinary pair of buildings, the Twin Towers featured a unique structural design—and dozens of other technical breakthroughs—that made the then-tallest buildings in the world possible. But did these innovations contribute to their collapse on 9/11? With the help of harrowing first-hand testimonies, expert interviews, and never-before-seen graphics, and with the benefit of two decades of engineering hindsight, viewers will understand how the Towers rose…and why they fell.

Starring: D. B. Sweeney ..
Release date: 2021-09-11
40.

Blood Brothers: Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali

3.1
6.9/10 IMDB

From a chance meeting to a tragic fallout, Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali's extraordinary bond cracks under the weight of distrust and shifting ideals.

Starring: Malcolm X, Muhammad Ali, Elijah Muhammad, Al Sharpton, Cornel West, Ilyasah Shabazz, Rahaman Ali, Todd Boyd, Maryum Ali, Herb Boyd ..
Directed by: Marcus A. Clarke
Release date: 2021-09-09
41.

Journey to Royal: A WWII Rescue Mission

3.1
5.9/10 IMDB

WWII hero with the 4th Emergency Rescue Squadron, Lt. Royal Stratton, leads a deadly mission to save the lives of nine downed airmen adrift in enemy waters of a war-torn South Pacific. Immersive cinematography and gripping action, mixed with firsthand accounts and historical images, showcase the valor of this squadron who faced overwhelming odds to bring their brothers home.

Starring: Christopher Johnson, Mariana Tosca, Earl Holliman, Marsha Hunt, Janis Paige, Clay Lacy, Harold Stratton, Cindy Sheehan, Jerry Yellin, Dennis Kucinich ..
Directed by: Christopher Johnson
Release date: 2021-02-02
42.

Robin Roberts Presents: Mahalia

3.1
7.4/10 IMDB

The true story of Mahalia Jackson, who began singing at an early age and went on to become one of the most revered gospel figures in U.S. history, melding her music with the civil rights movement.

Starring: Danielle Brooks, Olivia Washington, Benjamin Charles Watson, Joaquina Kalukango, Marci T. House, Kenny Leon, Jason Dirden, Kerry Sandomirsky, Jim Thorburn, Cassandra Constance Bolinski ..
Directed by: Kenny Leon
Release date: 2021-04-03
43.

American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally

3.0
5.6/10 IMDB

The life of American woman Mildred Gillars and her lawyer, who struggles to redeem her reputation. Dubbed “Axis Sally” for broadcasting Nazi propaganda to American troops during World War II, Mildred’s story exposes the dark underbelly of the Third Reich's hate-filled propaganda machine, her eventual capture in Berlin, and subsequent trial for treason against the United States after the war.

Starring: Meadow Williams, Al Pacino, Thomas Kretschmann, Mitch Pileggi, Lala Kent, Carsten Norgaard, Jasper Polish, John D. Hickman, Swen Temmel, Jesy McKinney ..
Directed by: Michael Polish
Release date: 2021-05-28
44.

The First Wave

3.0
6.9/10 IMDB

When Covid-19 hit New York City in 2020, filmmaker Matthew Heineman gained unique access to one of New York’s hardest-hit hospital systems. The resulting film focuses on the doctors, nurses, and patients on the frontlines during the “first wave” from March to June 2020. Their distinct storylines each serve as a microcosm to understand how the city persevered through the worst pandemic in a century

Starring: Nathalie Dougé, Alexis Ellis, Kellie Wunsch, Brussels Jabon, Naph Jabon, Athens Garrote, Andrew Cuomo, Steve Harvey, Michael Dowling, Al Sharpton ..
Directed by: Matthew Heineman
Release date: 2021-11-19
45.

The Human Factor

3.0
7.4/10 IMDB

How US politicians and diplomats, over the past 25 years, have come close to achieving something almost impossible: securing peace between the State of Israel and its Arab and like-minded neighbors, mired in a struggle both dialectical and violent since the early 20th century, due to historical and religious reasons, entrenched offenses and prejudices, and the invisible and tyrannical hand of third countries' geopolitical interests in the area.

Starring: Gamal Helal, Martin Indyk, Daniel Kurtzer, Robert Malley, Aaron Miller, Dennis Ross ..
Directed by: Dror Moreh
Release date: 2021-05-07
46.

The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story of C.S. Lewis

3.0
6.8/10 IMDB

A journey through C.S. Lewis’ early life and his dramatic conversion story about his inner conflict.

Starring: Nicholas Ralph, Eddie Ray Martin, Tom Glenister, Max McLean, Charlie Ray Reid, David Shields, Amy Alexander, David Gant, Richard Harrington, Amy Alexander ..
Directed by: Norman Stone
Release date: 2021-11-07
47.

Trees of Peace

2.9
6.4/10 IMDB

In April of 1994, four women from different backgrounds and beliefs are trapped and hiding during the Rwandan genocide. Their fight for survival against all odds unites the women in an unbreakable sisterhood.

Starring: Charmaine Bingwa, Elaine Umuhire, Ella Cannon, Bola Koleosho, Tongayi Chirisa, Evan Alex, Omono Okojie ..
Directed by: Alanna Brown
Release date: 2021-04-01
Best History Movies of 2021 : Flooded Tombs of the Nile
48.

Flooded Tombs of the Nile

2.9
6.5/10 IMDB

Outside the Sudanese capital Khartoum, the remains of an ancient city stand in the desert. Are you ready to dive beneath the pyramids of Sudan's black pharaohs?

Starring: Devin E. Haqq ..
Directed by: Katie Bauer Murdock
Release date: 2021-02-05
49.

Edge of the World

2.9
5.3/10 IMDB

Biopic about Sir James Brooke, the British adventurer who became King of Sarawak in the 1840's and embarked on a lifelong crusade to end piracy and head-hunting - only to face charges of murder and piracy himself.

Starring: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Dominic Monaghan, Hannah New, Ralph Ineson, Bront Palarae, Shaheizy Sam, Dato' Rahim Razali, Josie Ho, Atiqah Hasiholan, Yusuf Mahardika ..
Directed by: Michael Haussman
Release date: 2021-08-27
50.

Camp Confidential: America's Secret Nazis

2.9
6.5/10 IMDB

Camp Confidential: America's Secret Nazis, is a documentary short featuring animation that focuses on the story of a top secret POW camp that was classified for over 5 decades. In the midst of WWII, a group of young Jewish refugees are assigned to guard a top secret POW camp near Washington D.C. The Jewish soldiers soon discover that their prisoners are no other than Hitler's top scientists - What starts out as an intelligence mission to gather information from the Nazis, soon gets a shocking twist when the Jewish soldiers are tasked with a very different mission altogether. A mission that would question their moral values - exposing a dark secret from America's past.

Starring: Arno Mayer, Peter Wiess, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Adolf Hitler ..
Directed by: Mor Loushy, Daniel Sivan
Release date: 2021-09-24

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