Top 10 Movies Exploring Lesser-Known Historical Events or Figures

We’ll discuss the top 10 films exploring lesser-known historical events or figures and tell you all of them in order.

Hidden Figures (2016) The film tells the true story of three American female mathematicians who played key roles in the early years of NASA.

The King’s Speech (2010) The film tells the true story of Britain’s King George VI, who struggled with a speech impediment and enlisted the help of an unconventional speech therapist to address his nation during World War II.

Hacksaw Ridge (2016) This biographical war drama tells the story of Desmond Doss, a conscientious objector who served as a medic during World War II and earned the Medal of Honor.

The Monuments Men (2014) The film tells the true story of art historians and museum curators who saved cultural artifacts from Nazi thieves during World War II.

Selma (2014) It is a historical drama that chronicles the 1965 Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights March led by Martin Luther King Jr. and other civil rights leaders.

The Imitation Game (2014) It is a biographical drama about the life of Alan Turing, a mathematician who played a key role in breaking the Enigma code during World War II.

Amistad (1997) True Story of the 1839 Rebellion In this legal battle aboard the slave ship Amistad, enslaved Africans fought for their freedom in American courts.

The Siege of Jadotville (2016) The film tells the story of the siege of Jadotville during the 1961 Congolese crisis, focusing on Irish UN peacekeepers who find themselves surrounded by Congolese rebels and mercenaries.

The Wind Rises (2013) It is an animated biographical drama depicting the life of Jiro Horikoshi, the designer of the Mitsubishi A6M Zero fighter jet used by the Japanese during World War II.

First They Killed My Father (2017) The film chronicles his childhood experiences in Long Ung Ya Dasht, specifically during the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia during the 1970s.


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