Historical Drama Movies

The Last Samurai


Edward Zwick is a director who has had a major fall from grace in the last decade and a half. He went from directing deeply philosophical, drama films about flawed characters and troubled motivations ...

The Post


Directed by Steven Spielberg and featuring Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep, The Post was a big deal when it was released. The Post was nominated for many awards and it is a smart and very informative ...

Downtown Abbey (2019)


It is fair to say that Downtown Abbey is a show that took over the world! It is the kind of show that on paper would have a very specific audience, but people from all walks of life ended up loving ...

The Last Duel


My parents actually got me The Last Dual on 4K for Christmas and over the weekend, I finally had the chance to check it out. This is brought to us by Ridley Scott and features a fantastic cast. I ...

Sherlock Holmes (2009 film)


Honestly, I've never read the Conan Doyle books. So if you're looking for an analysis whether the adaptation stays true to the source material or not, you're looking at the wrong place. I am however, ...



For some reason, I wasn't expecting much from this movie but after watching Apocalypto, I was proven wrong. Gibson returned with a thrilling epic, transporting us back in time to the 16th-century in ...

The Last of the Mohicans


If you're anything like me, you've watched every single film that Daniel Day-Lewis has been a part of. There is just something about him. He brings such a high caliber of performance in every project ...

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows


Sherlock Holmes is among the most heavily adapted characters of all time. There has been some sort of a live-action adaptation of the character in every decade since the 20th century's inception. The ...



Long before Zack Snyder was ever known for the terrible Batman V Superman, or the respected Justice League Snyder cut, he was actually known for 300. 300 was a film that went on to define Zack ...



There aren't many historical epics that touched the story of the Roman emperors and the way they ruled over their citizens the way Gladiator does. This one reflects the heinous ways these emperors ...