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1945: The Savage Peace 2015 3.0/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This unflinching documentary reveals the scale and savagery of reprisals against ethnic Germans in Eastern Europe after the end of World War II. Michael Pennington dir. Peter Molloy 57 minutes Nov 03, 2017 117
Afghanistan: The Great Game / Season 1 2012 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Rory Stewart explores foreign intervention in Afghanistan, from Great Britain in the 19th century to America in the present day. Jun 01, 2016 2 episodes
Amelia: A Tale of Two Sisters 2017 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Eight decades after her disappearance, Amelia Earhart's incredible accomplishments are still celebrated, thanks in large part to her sister Muriel. Rachael Stirling dir. Edward Cotterill 43 minutes Jun 01, 2017 92
American Experience: American Comandante 2015 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer A high school dropout and criminal from Ohio, William Morgan became a celebrity and hero as a leader of Fidel Castro's forces in the Cuban Revolution. Oliver Platt dir. Adriana Bosch 52 minutes May 01, 2017 69
American Experience: The Big Burn 2014 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer In 1910, a devastating wildfire raged through the Rockies, challenging the fledgling U.S. Forest Service and shaping fire policy for years to come. Oliver Platt dir. Stephen Ives 52 minutes May 01, 2017 284
American Experience: The Blackout 2015 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer A citywide power outage merged with a heat wave, a serial killer and understaffed police precincts to create a harrowing blackout in 1977 New York. dir. Callie T. Wiser 52 minutes May 01, 2017 436
American Experience: The Boys of '36 2016 1.4/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Up against Ivy Leaguers and elite German athletes, a team of American working-class rowers inspired the world by winning gold at the 1936 Olympics. Oliver Platt dir. Margaret Grossi 53 minutes May 01, 2017 137
American Experience: War of the Worlds 2013 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Mass hysteria resulted when young Orson Welles broadcast a radio production of the sci-fi classic "The War of the Worlds" disguised as news in 1938. Oliver Platt dir. Cathleen O'Connell 52 minutes May 01, 2017 2
American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs 2013 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary captures philosopher and social activist Grace Lee Boggs at age 97, still promoting justice and equality at home and abroad. Grace Lee Boggs dir. Grace Lee 84 minutes Jul 01, 2017 3
Armistice 2008 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Professor David Reynolds applies fresh thinking to the now-familiar story of the 1918 armistice that effectively brought World War I to an end. David Reynolds dir. Russell Barnes 55 minutes Aug 01, 2016 6
The Ascent of Woman / Season 1 2015 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Historian Amanda Foreman presents a global walkthrough of women's influence on and contributions to humanity from 10,000 B.C. to the present day. Apr 01, 2016 4 episodes
Attacking the Devil: Harold Evans and the Last Nazi War Crime 2014 3.0/5  100% 67% TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Intrepid newspaper editor Harold Evans wages an ongoing battle to expose the truth about a dangerous drug and obtain compensation for its victims. Harold Evans dir. David Morris, Jacqui Morris 101 minutes May 15, 2016 317
Auschwitz: The Nazis and the Final Solution / Season 1 2005 3.0/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer This landmark series puts together a complete history of Auschwitz, the site of the largest mass murder the world has ever seen. Samuel West, Linda Ellerbee, Linda Hunt, Horst-Günter Marx dir. Laurence Rees, Catherine Tatge Sep 01, 2016 6 episodes
The Battered Bastards of Baseball 2014 3.0/5 NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer The colorful true story of the Portland Mavericks, a scrappy, independent baseball team of underdogs started by actor Bing Russell in the 1970s. Todd Field, Kurt Russell dir. Chapman Way, Maclain Way 80 minutes Jul 11, 2014 12
Battle of Britain: The Real Story 2010 3.0/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Historian James Holland analyzes intelligence records and eyewitness accounts from both sides of the Battle of Britain. dir. Aaron Young 59 minutes Sep 01, 2016 104
The Battle of Midway 1942 1.8/5 TV-G SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Director John Ford captures combat footage of the Battle of Midway, an air and sea campaign that was a turning point in the war in the Pacific. Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell dir. John Ford 18 minutes 1 Award Mar 31, 2017 238
Behind Enemy Lines / Season 1 2001 3.0/5 TV-14 SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Interviews with veterans and archival footage reveal the origins of Britain's elite World War II hit-and-run commando units. Aug 15, 2016 4 episodes
Best of Enemies 2015 3.0/5 NYT Review R SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer The long, bitter rivalry between politically opposed intellectuals Gore Vidal and William F. Buckley Jr. is recounted in this acclaimed documentary. dir. Robert Gordon, Morgan Neville 88 minutes Oct 11, 2016 10
Bobby Sands: 66 Days 2016 3.0/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer In 1981, an imprisoned Irish Republican Army soldier went on a hunger strike that galvanized his movement and made him a controversial global icon. dir. Brendan Byrne 105 minutes Sep 28, 2017 17
Brothers in War 2014 2.5/5 TV-MA HD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Home movies, audio tapes and letters from members of Charlie Company, the last U.S. platoon sent to Vietnam, illuminate the conflict as never before. Charlie Sheen dir. Liz Reph 88 minutes Feb 28, 2017 132
Captive / Season 1 2016 3.0/5 TV-MA UltraHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer This documentary series reconstructs history's most complex, high-stakes hostage negotiations as kidnapping victims recount their terrifying ordeals. Dec 09, 2016 8 episodes
Chasing Trane 2016 2.1/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Featuring interviews, insights and archival footage, this documentary aims to reveal how historical events shaped the music of John Coltrane. Denzel Washington, Bill Clinton, Ravi Coltrane, Common dir. John Scheinfeld 99 minutes Nov 13, 2017 30
Chuck Norris vs. Communism 2015 3.0/5 83% IMDb TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary looks back on Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu's ban of Western media and how an influx of bootlegged films changed the country. dir. Ilinca Calugareanu 80 minutes Apr 01, 2016 254
Churchill's First World War 2013 3.0/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Relying on his intimate letters to his wife, this docudrama examines Winston Churchill's extraordinary experiences during the Great War. dir. Adam Kemp 89 minutes Sep 01, 2016 134