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History Shows

Poster of Show Me a Hero

Show Me a Hero (2015)

Mayor Nick Wasicsko took office in 1987 during Yonkers' worst crisis. When federal courts ordered...

Poster of Harald Baldr

Harald Baldr (2016)

The campers and counselors of Camp Firewood meet ten years after their last day at...

Poster of Murder Among the Mormons

Murder Among the Mormons (2021)

High-stakes exploits turn deadly - and shake a global church to its core - in...

Poster of The Hollow Crown

The Hollow Crown (2012)

New adaptations of Shakespeare's tetralogy of history plays comprising the "Henriad" for the BBC's 2012...

Poster of Gu Family Book

Gu Family Book (2013)

A melodrama epic about the great deal of trouble Choi Kang Chi, born as a...

Poster of Casanova

Casanova (2005)

After a life spent seeking pleasure and decadence, Casanova seeks his one true love, Henriette.

Poster of The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (2014)

A documentary that weaves together the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members...

Poster of The Great Queen Seondeok

The Great Queen Seondeok (2009)

A story of action, humor, intrigue and romance set in the ancient Korean kingdom of...

Poster of She-Wolves: England's Early Queens

She-Wolves: England's Early Queens (2012)

Historian of the medieval period, Helen Castor, presents an in depth and insightful series covering...

Poster of Conspiracy

Conspiracy (2015)

History presents us with an accepted view of past events but there are often dissenting...

Poster of Tudor Monastery Farm

Tudor Monastery Farm (2013)

Historian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom Pinfold turn the clock back 500...

Poster of Pain, Pus and Poison: The Search for Modern Medicines

Pain, Pus and Poison: The Search for Modern Medicines (2013)

The discoveries that revolutionized medicine In this "entertaining medical series" (The Sunday Times, U.K.), Dr....

Poster of Yosi, The Regretful Spy

Yosi, The Regretful Spy (2022)

An Argentinean intelligence agent infiltrates the Jewish community to gather information that is then allegedly...

Poster of Britain's Bloody Crown

Britain's Bloody Crown (2016)

Using a combination of documentary and drama, historian Dan Jones tells the story of the...

Poster of The Ottomans: Europe's Muslim Emperors

The Ottomans: Europe's Muslim Emperors (2013)

Rageh Omaar sets out to discover why the Ottomans have vanished from our understanding of...

Poster of Victorian Pharmacy

Victorian Pharmacy (2010)

Life in a 19th-century pharmacy is re-created in this four-part documentary. Historian Ruth Goodman, professor...

Poster of Horse Doctor

Horse Doctor (2012)

A Medical drama about the life of a low-class veterinarian of that era who was...

Poster of Ruining History

Ruining History (2017)

A rotating panel of BuzzFeed's most inquisitive minds learn the ridiculously strange details of history's...

Poster of Mail Call

Mail Call (2002)

Retired Marine Gunnery Sergeant R. Lee Ermey takes viewers' questions concerning military hardware and technology,...

Poster of Hwajung

Hwajung (2015)

Fair Princess Jungmyung (Lee Yeon Hee) lives a life of the highest privilege, until her...