War & Politics Movies
The Embassy (2016)

The Embassy (2016)

The Embassy (2016)
TMDb: 6.9
70 min

Luis Salinas, the new ambassador to Thailand, who knows he’s going to get his hands dirty in the next four years – if he makes it that long. He’s accompanied…

Status: Canceled
Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror

Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror

Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror
TMDb: 6.4
60 min

Modern history can be divided into two time frames: before 9/11 and after 9/11. This five-part docuseries is a cohesive chronicle of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the U.S.,…

Status: Ended
The Pacific War in Color

The Pacific War in Color

The Pacific War in Color
TMDb: 8
N/A

Witness iconic assaults, intense battles, and intimate moments of the Pacific War, in color.

Status: Returning Series
World War Two: Behind Closed Doors

World War Two: Behind Closed Doors

World War Two: Behind Closed Doors
IMDb: N/A
60 min

Documentary series using dramatic reconstructions and testimony from witnesses to reveal the ‘behind closed doors’ politics of the Second World War.

Status: Ended
Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans

Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans

Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans
TMDb: 7.8
25 min

The year is Post Disaster 323. More than 300 years after a great war between Earth and Mars known as the “Calamity War”, Mars has been successfully terraformed and colonized…

Status: Ended
Söz

Söz

Söz
TMDb: 7.3
130 min

Yavuz Karasu, a well-trained Turkish soldier, is in Istanbul with his fiance where a terrorist operation takes place. Dr. Bahar, who is not a surgeon, tries to save his fiance….

Status: Ended
How to Become a Tyrant

How to Become a Tyrant

How to Become a Tyrant
TMDb: 7.4
30 min

To govern with an iron fist, it is necessary to know very well the game of absolute power, as shown by the infamous dictators presented in this documentary series.

Status: Ended
Agents of Chaos

Agents of Chaos

Agents of Chaos
TMDb: 7.2
120 min

This two-part documentary pulls back the curtain on Russian collusion in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

Status: Ended
The Challenge: ETA

The Challenge: ETA

The Challenge: ETA
TMDb: 5.6
58 min

The story of how the Guardia Civil, a militarized police force, fought for nearly half a century against ETA, a ruthless terrorist gang dedicated to murder, kidnapping, extortion and arms…

Status: Ended
Royal History’s Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley

Royal History’s Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley

Royal History’s Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley
IMDb: N/A
60 min

Historian Lucy Worsley debunks popular myths and royal as well as anti-royal propaganda about key events from British royal history including the English Reformation, the attack of the Spanish Armada…

Status: Returning Series
The Americas with Simon Reeve

The Americas with Simon Reeve

The Americas with Simon Reeve
TMDb: 6
N/A

Simon Reeve begins his most ambitious journey yet, travelling the entire length of the Americas

Status: Returning Series
Spotlight on the Troubles: A Secret History

Spotlight on the Troubles: A Secret History

Spotlight on the Troubles: A Secret History
TMDb: 8
60 min

In a landmark 7-part series, Spotlight – Northern Ireland’s leading team of investigative journalists – reveal important new discoveries about the conflict known as the Troubles, in the 50th anniversary…

Status: Ended
First Ladies

First Ladies

First Ladies
TMDb: 7
N/A

Blending in-depth interviews, rare archival footage, and cinematic recreations, this docuseries on the lives of America’s most iconic First Ladies is a bold revision of each woman’s traditional portrayal, revealing…

Status: Returning Series
The Legend of El Cid

The Legend of El Cid

The Legend of El Cid
TMDb: 7.4
59 min

The story of Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar, a Castilian nobleman and war hero in medieval Spain.

Status: Returning Series
Inside the SS

Inside the SS

Inside the SS
TMDb: 8.3
N/A

With the aid of rare archives, this film retraces the bloody history of the SS, some of whose members are still alive and have accepted to speak.

Status: Ended
Spy City

Spy City

Spy City
TMDb: 7.5
48 min

After a defector is murdered, British agent Fielding Scott is assigned to track down a mole in his own ranks in 1961 Berlin. His investigation leads him into a deadly…

Status: Ended
Thatcher: A Very British Revolution

Thatcher: A Very British Revolution

Thatcher: A Very British Revolution
IMDb: N/A
60 min

The irresistible rise and dramatic downfall of Margaret Thatcher. Her inner circle reveal how a political outsider won power and dominated British life through a turbulent decade.

Status: Ended
The Barrier

The Barrier

The Barrier
TMDb: 7.2
64 min

One family’s fight for survival in a future dystopian Madrid illustrates the disparity between two worlds separated by a fence — and so much more.

Status: Ended
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
TMDb: 7.8
50 min

Following the events of “Avengers: Endgame”, the Falcon, Sam Wilson and the Winter Soldier, Bucky Barnes team up in a global adventure that tests their abilities, and their patience.

Status: Ended
Inside North Korea’s Dynasty

Inside North Korea’s Dynasty

Inside North Korea’s Dynasty
TMDb: 6.5
48 min

The Kim family’s dark and surreal story provides a fresh perspective on North Korea.

Status: Ended
Shadow Lines

Shadow Lines

Shadow Lines
TMDb: 8.5
45 min

During the 1950s, Helsinki was the focal point of the Cold War, as global powers and their intelligence agencies coalesced in the small neutral country that stood between the East…

Status: Returning Series
Hitler’s Last Stand

Hitler’s Last Stand

Hitler’s Last Stand
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Nazi diehard and fanatics fight to the last man to stop Allied forces from freeing Europe, keeping an unrelenting grip on the naval bases, citadels and fortresses of occupied Europe.

Status: Returning Series
Secret Agent Selection: WW2

Secret Agent Selection: WW2

Secret Agent Selection: WW2
TMDb: 9
44 min

The training programme of one of World War Two’s most covert organisations, the Special Operations Executive or SEO, is resurrected.

Status: Ended
When Heroes Fly

When Heroes Fly

When Heroes Fly
TMDb: 7.1
45 min

Eleven years after falling out, four friends, war veterans of a Special Forces unit, reunite for one final mission: to find Yaeli, a former lover of one of them and…

Status: Ended
Valley of Tears

Valley of Tears

Valley of Tears
TMDb: 8.5
45 min

On October 6th 1973, the Middle East was shaken by the biggest war it had ever seen. A war that should have been the last one, and that forever changed…

Status: Ended
England’s Forgotten Queen: The Life and Death of Lady Jane Grey

England’s Forgotten Queen: The Life and Death of Lady Jane Grey

England’s Forgotten Queen: The Life and Death of Lady Jane Grey
IMDb: N/A
59 min

The rise and fall of Lady Jane Grey. England’s Queen for only 9 days

Status: Ended
Sleepers (2017)

Sleepers (2017)

Sleepers (2017)
TMDb: 5.6
55 min

The film’s plot unfolds in 2013 during a period of aggravation of the situation in the Middle East and North Africa, the complication of the foreign policy situation in Europe…

Status: Returning Series
The Inner Circle

The Inner Circle

The Inner Circle
IMDb: N/A
42 min

The day before Almedal Week begins, Minister of Business Affairs David Ehrling receives a call from Prime Minister Elvira Kropp. She explains that she intends to resign and that in…

Status: Returning Series
Army: Behind the New Frontlines

Army: Behind the New Frontlines

Army: Behind the New Frontlines
IMDb: N/A
55 min

Filmed over 18 months, this documentary series goes into the heart of the British Army. Through the eyes of the rank and file and the leaders, it shows the challenges…

Status: Ended
Declassified: Untold Stories Of American Spies

Declassified: Untold Stories Of American Spies

Declassified: Untold Stories Of American Spies
TMDb: 7
42 min

Explore the true stories of America’s covert operations told firsthand by the agents who lived it, while getting unprecedented access to the riveting and secret world of espionage.

Status: Returning Series
Empress Ki

Empress Ki

Empress Ki
TMDb: 7.1
60 min

A woman born in Korea navigates her way through love, war, politics and national loyalties to become a powerful empress in China’s Yuan dynasty.

Status: Ended
1864

1864

1864
TMDb: 6.6
60 min

When Prussia and Austria declare war on Denmark, two brothers are called to serve in the bloodiest battle in Denmark’s history.

Status: Ended
The Big Questions

The Big Questions

The Big Questions
TMDb: 7.5
60 min

Nicky Campbell hosts a series of moral, ethical and religious debates.

Status: Returning Series
The Century of the Self

The Century of the Self

The Century of the Self
TMDb: 8.5
215 min

The legacy of famed psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud informs the lives of people throughout the world even to this day, though it’s a phenomenon to which most are unaware. The film…

Status: Ended
Age of Samurai: Battle for Japan

Age of Samurai: Battle for Japan

Age of Samurai: Battle for Japan
TMDb: 9.3
45 min

Dynamic reenactments and expert commentaries bring to life the tumultuous history and power struggles of a warring 16th-century feudal Japan.

Status: Ended
Roadkill (2020)

Roadkill (2020)

Roadkill (2020)
TMDb: 6.6
60 min

Politician Peter Laurence’s private life is falling apart. Shamelessly untroubled by guilt or remorse, he seeks to further his own agenda whilst others plot to bring him down. Can he…

Status: Ended
Resistance (2019)

Resistance (2019)

Resistance (2019)
IMDb: N/A
50 min

This follow up to the Rebellion miniseries unfolds at the height of what became known as Ireland’s War of Independence, and follows the lives of those caught up in the…

Status: Ended
The Liberator

The Liberator

The Liberator
TMDb: 7.1
50 min

A diverse, dedicated, rough-and-tumble squad of soldiers spearheads the Allied invasion of Italy during World War II.

Status: Ended
The Comey Rule

The Comey Rule

The Comey Rule
TMDb: 7.6
210 min

An immersive, behind-the-headlines account of the historically turbulent events surrounding the 2016 presidential election and its aftermath, which divided a nation. This two-part biopic tells the story of two powerful…

Status: Ended
Grant

Grant

Grant
TMDb: 6.8
80 min

This documentary-series examines Grant’s life story using his perspective and experiences to explore a turbulent time in history: the Civil War and Reconstruction.

Status: Ended