History Revealing Hollywood Movies
These History Revealing Hollywood Movies are Full of Suspense, Mystery, and Thrill. If you want to live the history again, you must watch the movies listed below:
10. The Danish Girl
Gerda asks her husband Einar to pose as a female model for painting but, things change due to this.
Release date: 27 November 2015
Based on: The Danish Girl by David Ebershoff
Directed by: Tom Hooper
Produced by: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Anne Harrison, Tom Hooper, and Gail Mutrux
Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, Ben Whishaw, Sebastian Koch, Amber Heard, and Matthias Schoenaerts
The story is about a philosopher and teacher of Alexandria, Hypatia who tries to save the knowledge of classical antiquity from destruction and a slave who turns to the rising tide of Christianity for freedom.
Release date: October 9, 2009
Written by: Alejandro Amenábar & Mateo Gil
Directed by: Alejandro Amenábar
Produced by: Fernando Bovaira & Álvaro Augustin
Starring: Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella, and Oscar Isaac
The film follows the assault on Troy by the united Greek forces and chronicles the fates of the men involved.
Release date: May 14, 2004
Based on: Iliad by Homer
Directed by: Wolfgang Petersen
Produced by: Wolfgang Petersen, Diana Rathbun, and Colin Wilson
Starring: Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom, Diane Kruger, and Brian Cox
7. Gangs of New York
In 1863, a young boy Amsterdam Vallon returns to New York to take revenge from his father’s murderer “Bill the Butcher”.
Release date: December 20, 2002
Story by: Jay Cocks
Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Produced by: Alberto Grimaldi & Harvey Weinstein
Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Daniel Day-Lewis, Cameron Diaz, Jim Broadbent
6. The Last Samurai
It focuses on an American military advisor who was hired to train a Japanese army to fight a Samurai Rebellion. However, he embraces the Samurai Culture after being caught.
Release date: December 5, 2003
Story by: John Logan
Directed by: Edward Zwick
Produced by: Marshall Herskovitz, Edward Zwick, Tom Cruise, Paula Wagner, Scott Kroopf, and Tom Engelman
Starring: Tom Cruise, Timothy Spall, Ken Watanabe, Billy Connolly, Tony Goldwyn, Hiroyuki Sanada, and Koyuki
5. The King’s Speech
King George VI overcomes his stammering problem with the help of his speech therapist and makes himself worthy to lead his country
Release date: 7 January 2011
Written by: David Seidler
Directed by: Tom Hooper
Produced by: Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, and Gareth Unwin
Starring: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Guy Pearce, Timothy Spall, and Derek Jacobi
4. 12 Years a Slave
The story revolves around a New York State-born free African-American man who was kidnapped in Washington, D.C. in 1841 and sold into slavery.
Release date: November 8, 2013
Based on: Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup
Directed by: Steve McQueen
Produced by: Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Bill Pohlad, Steve McQueen, Arnon Milchan, and Anthony Katagas
Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, and Paul Giamatti
A Scottish warrior begins a rebellion against King Edward I of England who executed his bride.
Release date: May 24, 1995
Written by: Randall Wallace
Directed by: Mel Gibson
Produced by: Mel Gibson, Alan Ladd, Jr., and Bruce Davey
Starring: Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan, and Catherine McCormack
A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive in the Warsaw ghetto of World War II.
Release date: 6 March 2003
Based on: The Pianist by Wladyslaw Szpilman
Directed by: Roman Polanski
Produced by: Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, and Alain Sarde
Starring: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Maureen Lipman, Emilia Fox, and Michal Zebrowski
Son of Emperor Marcus Aurelius who killed the family of a Roman general and betrayed him. He comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge.
Release date: May 5, 2000
Story by: David Franzoni
Directed by: Ridley Scott
Produced by: Douglas Wick, David Franzoni, and Branko Lustig
Starring: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed, and Derek Jacobi