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History Movies

Monumental buildings, excess length of the film, magnificent garments and a historical background are the basis for historical films. Let yourself be taken into history and travel to places in the world that became legends. Historical films appear in lavish format, embellished with dramatic plots and visually stunning scenes. Conflicts develop in the midst of history, producing a hero who often rebels against the social situation.

There is also a love affair that forces the hero to act against common beliefs. Historical events and personalities of the corresponding era take you through the ups and downs of life that the hero of the story must experience. Past eras pass by, coupled with some fiction and heroism.


The top rated History Movies of all time on BBC iPlayer are Man on the Moon with an Anystream score of 7.4, Vice with an Anystream score of 7.2 and El Cid with an Anystream score of 7.1.
The oldest History Movies on BBC iPlayer are El Cid from the year 1961, The Fall of the Roman Empire from the year 1964 and Chariots of Fire from the year 1981.