Best Historical movies & tv shows to watch so far in 2017

Cinema can be a great way to get acquainted with history. Sure, writers of historical movies are always allowed some freedom in terms of historical accuracy and narrative functionality, but still. By telling stories from the past, we can learn things about our present and future. And then there’s the nostalgic romance of bygone era’s of course. This list features the most interesting. entertaining and/or informative historical movies that came out recently.

Find the latest Historical movies & tv shows released in 2017, 2016 and earlier. Entertainmentwise has listed the best Historical movies & series so far. Foreign movies & series & American Hollywood productions.

New 2017 Historical movies to watch right now

Movies categorized under 'Historical' released in 2017 so far as well as upcoming releases.

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Emilija (16 Feb 2017)

Directed by Donatas Ulvydas
Ieva Andrejevaite, Gabriele Anicaite, Saulius Ciucelis, Tauras Cizas
Freedom |

Emilija is an aspiring actress. But can she set her dream aside to fight for her country’s freedom?

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Masaryk (09 Mar 2017)

Directed by Julius Sevcík
Karel Roden, Hanns Zischler, Oldrich Kaiser, Arly Jover

Masaryk is the Czech ambassador to the United Kingdom. He tries to keep Czech’s independence and freedom..... Read more

New 2017 series to watch right now

Original TV Series categorized under 'Artists & Musicians' released in 2017 so far as well as upcoming releases.

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American Lion

by N/A

The series is based on real life events of seventh president of United States, “Andrew..... Read more

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Casi di Angeli

by N/A

A historical mini series depicting the rise and proliferation of fashion and the struggles behind it in the..... Read more

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by Daisy Goodwin

The series focuses on the early life of Queen Victoria as it highlights her ascension to throne at a very..... Read more

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by Kenneth Biller, Noah Pink

A biographical depiction of history’s most acclaimed genius as it portrays his journey in life..... Read more

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Kongen af Danmark

by Jesper Waldvogel Rasmussen

The story is based on Erik, a shy young man who hails from an austere and traditional family and finds..... Read more

The Best Artists & Musicians movies & tv series of the last decade

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    Henry VIII

    12 Oct 2003
    by Pete Travis

    A biographical drama that looks at the life and reign of King Henry VIII.

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    The Other Boleyn Girl

    29 Feb 2008
    by Justin Chadwick

    Two beautiful sisters compete for the affections and love of King Henry VIII. One is following their..... Read more

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    09 Oct 2009
    by Alejandro Amenábar

    Taking place in Roman Egypt, a slave turns to Christianity with the hopes of finding freedom. He also falls..... Read more

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    Elvis & Nixon

    21 Apr 2016
    by Liza Johnson

    Based on the true and untold story of when superstar Elvis Presley met Richard Nixon, U.S. President.

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    Los 80

    by N/A

    It depicts the story of a middle-class family living in Santiago of Chile during military dictatorship. The..... Read more

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