Best History 2022 Movies

Narvik Narvik 6.6 1h 48min
IMDb: 6.6
1h 48min

April, 1940. The eyes of the world are on Narvik, a small town in northern Norway, a source of the iron ore needed for Hitler’s war machine. Through two months of fierce winter warfare, the German leader is dealt with his first defeat.

Babylon Babylon 7.1 3h 9min
IMDb: 7.1
3h 9min

A tale of outsized ambition and outrageous excess, tracing the rise and fall of multiple characters in an era of unbridled decadence and depravity during Hollywood’s transition from silent films…

She Said She Said 7.3 2h 9min
She Said
IMDb: 7.3
2h 9min

New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor break one of the most important stories in a generation — a story that helped launch the #MeToo movement and shattered decades of silence around the subject of sexual assault in Hollywood.

The Woman King The Woman King 6.9 2h 15min
The Woman King
IMDb: 6.9
2h 15min

The story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a fierceness unlike anything the world has…

Medieval Medieval 5.9 2h 6min
IMDb: 5.9
2h 6min

The story of 14th century Czech icon and warlord Jan Zizka who defeated armies of the Teutonic Order and the Holy Roman Empire.

Amsterdam Amsterdam 6.1 2h 14min
IMDb: 6.1
2h 14min

In the 1930s, three friends—a doctor, a nurse, and an attorney—witness a murder, become suspects themselves and uncover one of the most outrageous plots in North American history.

Blonde Blonde 5.5 2h 47min
IMDb: 5.5
2h 47min

From her volatile childhood as Norma Jeane, through her rise to stardom and romantic entanglements, this reimagined fictional portrait of Hollywood legend Marilyn Monroe blurs the lines of fact and…

Chevalier Chevalier 6.5 1h 44min
IMDb: 6.5
1h 44min

The illegitimate son of an African slave and a French plantation owner, Bologne rises to improbable heights in French society as a celebrated violinist-composer and fencer, complete with an ill-fated love affair and a falling out with Marie Antoinette and her court. Inspired by the incredible true story of composer Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges.

Emily Emily 6.8 2h 10min
IMDb: 6.8
2h 10min

Tells the imagined life of one of the world’s most famous authors, Emily Brontë, as she finds her voice and writes the literary classic Wuthering Heights, and explores the relationships…

Till Till 7.2 2h 11min
IMDb: 7.2
2h 11min

The true story of Mamie Till Mobley’s relentless pursuit of justice for her 14 year old son, Emmett Till, who, in 1955, was lynched while visiting his cousins in Mississippi.

The Redeem Team The Redeem Team 7.4 1h 38min
The Redeem Team
IMDb: 7.4
1h 38min

Using unprecedented Olympic footage and behind-the-scenes material, The Redeem Team tells the story of the US Olympic Men’s Basketball Team’s quest for gold at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing following the previous team’s shocking performance four years earlier in Athens.

Argentina, 1985 Argentina, 1985 7.6 2h 21min
Argentina, 1985
IMDb: 7.6
2h 21min

In the 1980s, a team of lawyers takes on the heads of Argentina’s bloody military dictatorship in a battle against odds and a race against time.

Moonage Daydream Moonage Daydream 7.6 2h 14min
Moonage Daydream
IMDb: 7.6
2h 14min

A cinematic odyssey featuring never-before-seen footage exploring David Bowie’s creative and musical journey.

Corsage Corsage 6.6 1h 54min
IMDb: 6.6
1h 54min

A fictional account of one year in the life of Empress Elisabeth of Austria. On Christmas Eve 1877, Elisabeth, once idolized for her beauty, turns 40 and is officially deemed an old woman; she starts trying to maintain her public image.

The Northman The Northman 7.0 2h 17min
The Northman
IMDb: 7
2h 17min

Prince Amleth is on the verge of becoming a man when his father is brutally murdered by his uncle, who kidnaps the boy’s mother. Two decades later, Amleth is now…

Against the Ice Against the Ice 6.5 1h 41min
Against the Ice
IMDb: 6.5
1h 41min

In 1909, two explorers fight to survive after they’re left behind while on a Denmark expedition in ice-covered Greenland.