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Historic TV
14+
1 Season
When three schoolgirls and a teacher from Appleyard College disappear on Valentine's Day in 1900, the event has a far-reaching impact on the rest of the school, as well as the nearby township. People quickly come up with theories about the disappearances as paranoia sets in and long-held secrets surface. As authorities get further into their investigation, the mystery surrounding the case seemingly deepens.
2014
18+
2 Seasons
A look at the professional and personal lives of the staff at New York's Knickerbocker Hospital during the early part of the twentieth century.
2016
14+
2 Seasons
With the country on the brink of Civil War, the struggle for freedom is more dangerous than ever. Underground tells the story of American heroes and their harrowing journey to freedom, with legendary Harriet Tubman blazing the trail.
2011
14+
1 Season
The triumphs and tragedies of the most popular political family in American history.
2011
14+
1 Season
Picking up where The Kennedys leaves off, After Camelot provides a fascinating look into the modern era of America’s royal family.
2016
14+
President Lyndon B. Johnson endures a tumultuous first year in office while trying to launch a civil rights bill.
2017
18+
1 Season
A couple's relationship is tested when a political prisoner is liberated in 1970s London.
2013
14+
4 Seasons
The story of Mary Queen of Scots’ rise when she arrives in France at 15, with her three best friends and betrothed to Prince Francis. The secret history of survival at French Court amidst fierce foes, dark forces, and a world of sexual intrigue.
2017
14+
1 Season
Exploring the decade that delivered the internet, DVDs and other cultural and political milestones.
2004
18+
3 Seasons
Deadwood is set in a mining town that was not part of any U.S. state in the post-Civil War years, and thus was literally lawless. It attracts people looking to get rich after a gold strike, as well as those looking to capitalize on the lack of organized law.
2013
14+
5 Seasons
Based on the award-winning and wildly popular web series, Drunk History is a show featuring historical reenactments by A-list comedy/acting talent, presented by Derek Waters and many inebriated history buff storytellers.
2013
14+
1 Season
War ravages England in 1464 during a blood feud between the House of York and the House of Lancaster over who is the country's true king. Young Edward IV, heir to the House of York, is crowned king with help from master manipulator Lord Warwick, known as "The Kingmaker," who has a plan to control the throne. But that plan comes crashing down when Edward falls in love with Lancastrian commoner Elizabeth Woodville. A violent struggle for the crown ensues between Woodville, adversary Margaret Beaufort and Anne Neville, a pawn in her father's power game.
18+
2 Seasons
This is how North America’s first millionaires were made! The fur trade of the late 18th century is a time of greed, violence and ambition -- the more money that flows, the more blood is spilt. Everybody wants the same thing, but only one can have it.
2005
18+
2 Seasons
Rome is the saga of two ordinary Roman soldiers and their families. An intimate drama of love and betrayal, masters and slaves, and husbands and wives, it chronicles epic times that saw the fall of a republic and the creation of an empire.
2017
18+
2 Seasons
Chronicling the legalization and subsequent rise of the porn industry in New York's Times Square from the early 1970s through the mid-1980s.
2001
14+
1 Season
This series tells the story of Easy Company, 506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army. Based on interviews with survivors, as well as soldiers' journals, this series chronicles the experiences of these men who knew incredible bravery and fear.
2010
18+
1 Season
From the creators of "Band of Brothers," The Pacific focuses on the United States Marine Corps' actions in the Pacific Theater of Operations within the wider Pacific War and follows three Marines in separate combat actions.
14+
2 Seasons
Another Period follows the lives of the obscenely rich and their many servants in turn-of-the-century Rhode Island. Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome lead an all-star cast in this historical satire about narcissistic aristocrats and the poor souls in their employ.
2013
18+
1 Season
Eventually he becomes the most famous artist of all time -- a mythic figure in history -- but the path that forged Leonardo da Vinci's gift of superhuman genius is fraught with conflict as he searches for the truth and seeks to expose those who suppress it. As the ultimate free thinker in Renaissance Florence, he struggles to live within the confines of his own reality and time. A visionary -- both ostracized and celebrated for his ideas -- da Vinci begins not only to see the future, but to invent it.
2016
14+
1 Season
The classic story of "Roots" is retold in this miniseries based on Alex Haley's 1976 novel, painting a portrait of American slavery through the journey of a family that has a will to survive through many hardships.
2013
18+
4 Seasons
William Masters and Virginia Johnson are known as pioneers of the science of human sexuality. Their research shoots them to fame on a trajectory that takes them from humble beginnings in the Midwest to the cover of Time magazine.
2010
18+
5 Seasons
Atlantic City at the dawn of Prohibition is a place where the rules don't apply. And the man who runs things -- legally and otherwise -- is the town's treasurer, Enoch "Nucky" Thompson, who is equal parts politician and gangster.
PG
This documentary reveals new insight into events leading up to the attack, focusing on the story of Admiral Husband Kimmel, who was stripped of his rank, forced into obscurity, and accused of negligence.
2015
14+
1 Season
From The Wire creator, David Simon, this mini-series depicts modern America's inability to create a shared social or political future. The young mayor of a mid-sized city's attempts to build low-income housing in a white neighbourhood tears the city apart.
2016
14+
Nominated to the Supreme Court in 1991, Judge Clarence Thomas must testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee after Anita Hill, his former employee, claims that he sexually harassed her.
2015
14+
1 Season
In a divided Berlin in 1983, naive 24-year-old East German soldier Martin Rauch is pulled from his benign post as a border guard and given a new assignment: undercover spy for the Stasi foreign service in West Germany.
2012
PG
1 Season
A love triangle develops between the old-fashioned Christopher Tietjens, his vindictive wife Sylvia and young suffragette Valentine Wannop, in the midst of World War I and a Europe on the brink of profound change.
2015
14+
1 Season
With magic long since lost to England, two men are destined to bring it back; the reclusive Mr. Norrell and daring novice Jonathan Strange. So begins a dangerous battle between two great minds.
14+
A drama centered on the romance between Ernest Hemingway and WWII correspondent Martha Gellhorn, Hemingway's inspiration for For Whom the Bell Tolls and the only woman who ever asked for a divorce from the writer.
2018
PG
A documentary on the life and legacy of legendary statesman, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. that tells the story and celebrates the life of this American icon from an engaging contemporary perspective structured around seminal events of the Civil Rights Movement.