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Indian SummersIndian Summers
Channel 4, 2015 | Drama, Educational, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.3/5

The epic 10-part series, set in 1932, tells the story of the decline of the British Empire and the birth of modern India.


Finding Your RootsFinding Your Roots

The basic drive to discover who we are and where we come from is at the core of the new 10-part PBS series "Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.", the 12th series from Professor Gates, the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor at Harvard University and director of the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research.


Beyond Oak IslandBeyond Oak Island
History, 2020 | History
Rating: 3/5

From pirates such as Blackbeard and outlaws like Jesse James, to Aztec gold, priceless historical artifacts from American history and sunken treasure ships, "Beyond Oak Island" digs deep into the many treasure quests across the globe, revealing amazing new details and clues from past searches - and in some cases, advancing the hunt.


When We RiseWhen We Rise
ABC, 2017 | Drama, Politics, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.3/5

The show chronicles the personal and political struggles, setbacks and triumphs of a diverse family of LGBT men and women who helped pioneer one of the last legs of the U.S. civil rights movement from its turbulent infancy in the 20th century to its successes today.


Helter SkelterHelter Skelter
Epix, 2020 | History, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Over 50 years have passed since Charles Manson and his cultishly devoted followers committed their horrific crimes, and yet, the public remains truly in the dark about The Manson Family and their journey into the abyss. How can one story be so well known, so legendary, and yet so little understood?


La RévolutionLa Révolution

In a reimagined history of the French Revolution, the guillotine's future inventor uncovers a disease that drives the aristocracy to murder commoners.


Barbarians RisingBarbarians Rising
History, 2016 | Drama, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

The show tells the story of the rise and fall of the Roman Empire. Barbarians Rising is told from the perspective of the barbarian rebel leaders. The Roman Empire called them "barbarians" - tribes the Romans viewed beyond the fringe of civilization that lived a brutish and violent existence. However, these were also men and women who launched epic struggles that shaped the world to come. The docudrama features nine of history's greatest warriors - Hannibal, who vowed a blood oath at the age of nine; Spartacus, the slave-turned-rebel who led a barbarian revolt; Boudica, the Celtic warrior Queen; Arminius, the stolen son of Germany; Attila, scourge of the east; as well as fighting units, the Goths, a fierce people betrayed by the empire; and the Vandals, the wandering raiders who dealt Rome's final death blow.


Fear City: New York vs The MafiaFear City: New York vs The Mafia
Netflix, 2020 | Crime, History, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

Five Mafia families ruled New York with a bloody fist in the 1970s and '80s, until a group of federal agents tried the unthinkable: taking them down.


RomulusRomulus
Sky Uno, 2020 | Drama, Military/War, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Romulus tells the epic story of the founding of Rome, imbued with history, legend and revolution.


Bomb GirlsBomb Girls
Global, 2012 | Drama, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.5/5

Step back in time and experience life during the 1940s as war erupted and the world changed forever. Set in 1940s Toronto, Bomb Girls explores the lives of five different women who find themselves thrust into new worlds building bombs on the assembly line in a munitions factory.


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