The Crown
2016, Show
8.7

Biography, Drama, History: Duty. Family. Power. A young woman rises to rule an empire amid the challenges of the modern age.

Des
2020, Show
7.7

Crime, Drama, History: Drama starring David Tennant about killer Dennis Nilsen. Police are called when bones and flesh are found clogging drains. Nilsen is arrested, but the case is far from simple.

Chernobyl
2019, Show
9.4

Drama, History, Thriller: Starring Jared Harris, Stellan Skarsgård and Emily Watson, the five-part miniseries dramatizes the story of the 1986 nuclear accident — one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history — and the sacrifices made to save Europe from unimaginable disaster.

When They See Us
2019, Show
8.9

Crime, Drama, History: They were boys, but the world saw them as monsters. The case against them would divide a city. And it was built on lies.

The Last Kingdom
2015, Show
8.4

Action, Drama, History: As Alfred the Great defends his kingdom from Norse invaders, Uhtred -- born a Saxon but raised by Vikings -- seeks to claim his ancestral birthright.

Call the Midwife
2012, Show
8.4

Drama, Family, History: A young midwife starts working in an impoverished neighborhood. Her eyes are about to be opened. Wide.

Waco
2018, Show
7.9

Crime, Drama, History: In February 1993, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF) conducted a raid on a small religious community near Waco, TX. A 51-day standoff with leader David Koresh and his followers, the Branch Davidians, ensued and ended after an FBI assault led to a fire that killed 76 people. Starring Michael Shannon and Taylor Kitsch.

The Spanish Princess
2019, Show
6.8

Drama, History: The beautiful Spanish princess, Catherine of Aragon, navigates the royal lineage of England with an eye on the throne.

Barbarians
2020, Show
7.2

Action, Adventure, Drama: Separated in childhood. Raised as enemies. Now they must reunite – in order to defeat the world's mightiest empire.

The Ripper
2020, Show
7.1

Crime, Documentary, History: As the faltering police struggle to calm the public, a terrifying serial killer stalks Northern England, always a step ahead.

Band of Brothers
2001, Show
9.4

Action, Documentary, Drama: This landmark miniseries based on Stephen E. Ambrose's best-seller, and executive produced by Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks, recounts the remarkable achievements of an elite team of U.S. paratroopers during World War II.

Jamestown
2017, Show
6.9

Drama, History: Drama from the makers of Downton Abbey. Three women face trials, tragedies and hardship as three of the first females to arrive in Jamestown.

The Pacific
2010, Show
8.3

Action, Adventure, Drama: From the producers of Band of Brothers comes this epic 10-part miniseries that tells the true stories of three Marines battling in the Pacific theater during WWII.

The Last Dance
2020, Show
9.2

Biography, History, Sports: Michael Jordan. Scottie Pippen. Dennis Rodman. In their own words. The unfiltered story of the Chicago Bulls dynasty.

Mrs. America
2020, Show
7.9

Biography, Drama, History: Mrs. America tells the story of the movement to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), and the unexpected backlash led by a conservative woman named Phyllis Schlafly, aka “the sweetheart of the silent majority.” Through the eyes of the women of the era – both Schlafly and second wave feminists Gloria Steinem, Betty Friedan, Shirley Chisholm, Bella Abzug and Jill Ruckelshaus – the series explores how one of the toughest battlegrounds in the culture wars of the 70s helped give rise to the Moral Majority and forever shifted the political landscape.

Deadwood
2004, Show
8.6

Crime, Drama, History: Set in 1876, when the richest gold strike in U.S. history drew a throng of restless misfits to an outlaw settlement in the Black Hills of South Dakota, Deadwood features a cast of surly inhabitants led by actors Timothy Olyphant and Ian McShane.

Gentleman Jack
2019, Show
8.2

Drama, History, Romance: The epic story of 19th Century landowner Anne Lister who returns to her home to transform its fate--and with plans to marry a woman.

Poldark
2015, Show
8.3

Drama, History, Romance: A broken soldier aims to put himself together post-war, but first he must find the fractured pieces of his former life.

The Holiday Movies That Made Us
2020, Show
7.2

Arts & Culture, Documentary, History: An innocent in elf's clothing. An outsider obsessed with Christmas. This is the stuff of holiday movie magic.

Boardwalk Empire
2010, Show
8.5

Crime, Drama, History: Follow the birth and rise of organized crime in "the world's playground" at the dawn of Prohibition. Steve Buscemi stars as Enoch "Nucky" Thompson — the man in charge of Atlantic City in 1920. Created by Terence Winter and produced by Martin Scorsese, Stephen Levinson and more.

Deutschland
2015, Show
8.1

Drama, History, Romance: Deutschland 83 follows Martin Rauch, a young spy caught between two worlds, who is sent by the East German Intelligence Service (the HVA) to discover NATO’s military intentions. Set against a backdrop of fervent political feeling and the threat of nuclear war, Martin must leave everything he knows for a new life undercover in the West.

The Knick
2014, Show
8.5

Drama, History: A Golden Globe-nominated Clive Owen stars in this compelling drama directed by Steven Soderbergh.

The Pillars of the Earth
2010, Show
8.1

Drama, History, Romance: Set against a backdrop of war, religious strife and power struggles which tears lives and families apart.

The White Queen
2013, Show
7.8

Drama, History, Romance: Three different, yet equally relentless women vie for the throne in 15th Century England.