War & Politics

Baghdad Central

Baghdad Central

Feb. 03, 2020

Baghdad Central

Shortly after the fall of Saddam Hussein, Iraqi ex-policeman Muhsin al-Khafaji has lost everything and is battling daily to keep himself and his ...
Between the Wars

Between the Wars

Apr. 05, 1978

Between the Wars

This classic series follows the events that sparked the greatest conflict of the century, capturing the drama, the excitement and the ideological ...
Pearl
8

Pearl

Nov. 16, 1978

Pearl

Miniseries about the events leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Duplessis

Duplessis

Feb. 08, 1978

Duplessis

Duplessis was a historical television series in Quebec, Canada, that aired in 1978. It tells the story of Maurice Duplessis, the controversial ...
Operation Petticoat
7.1

Operation Petticoat

Sep. 04, 1977

Operation Petticoat

During World War II, a Navy officer commands a pink sub with a crew of five rescued Army nurses and a combat-phobic supply officer in this series ...
I, Claudius
8.3

I, Claudius

Sep. 20, 1976

I, Claudius

Acclaimed blackly comic historical drama series. Set amidst a web of power, corruption and lies, it chronicles the reigns of the Roman emperors ...
Blind Ambition

Blind Ambition

May. 20, 1979

Blind Ambition

A four-part miniseries focusing on the Watergate coverup based on the memoirs of former White House counsel John Dean and his wife Maureen.
1915

1915

Jun. 27, 1982

1915

1915 is a 1982 Australian mini series about two friends who wind up serving in World War One.
A Town Like Alice
8.3

A Town Like Alice

Oct. 04, 1981

A Town Like Alice

Set against the brutal chaos of World War II, a love story begins that will take two lovers through a living nightmare of captivity, across three ...
A Rumor of War

A Rumor of War

Sep. 24, 1980

A Rumor of War

Miniseries based on the 1977 autobiography by Philip Caputo about his service in the United States Marine Corps in the early years of American ...
The Machine Gunners
10

The Machine Gunners

Feb. 23, 1983

The Machine Gunners

BBC adaptation of Robert Westall’s acclaimed novel. In a small seaside town in northern England during World War II, a young boy discovers ...
World War III
6

World War III

Jan. 31, 1982

World War III

When starving mobs begin rioting in the streets of Moscow, Soviet leaders believe they have no recourse but to seize the Alaskan pipeline to ...
Kennedy
7

Kennedy

Nov. 20, 1983

Kennedy

Kennedy is a five-hour miniseries written by Reg Gadney and directed by Jim Goddard. The miniseries was produced by Central Independent ...
The Winds of War
7.4

The Winds of War

Feb. 06, 1983

The Winds of War

The Winds of War is a 1983 miniseries that follows the book of the same name by Herman Wouk. Just as in the book, in addition to the lives of the ...
Capitol
8

Capitol

Mar. 26, 1982

Capitol

Capitol is an American soap opera which aired on CBS from March 29, 1982 to March 20, 1987 for 1,270 episodes. As its name suggests, the ...
Blackadder
7.9

Blackadder

Jun. 15, 1983

Blackadder

Through four series and a few specials, Edmund Blackadder and his greasy sidekick Baldrick conjure up cunning plans as Edmund tries to take ...
Sarbedaran

Sarbedaran

Jan. 16, 1984

Sarbedaran

Sarbedaran is a historic series based on the revolt of the ‘Sarbedar’s of Khorasan, led by Sheykh Hasan Jowri against the Mongol ...
George Washington
8

George Washington

Apr. 08, 1984

George Washington

This 1984 miniseries chronicles the life of George Washington, the 1st President of the United States, from age 11 to age 51. Based on the ...
‘Allo ‘Allo!
7.8

‘Allo ‘Allo!

Sep. 07, 1984

‘Allo ‘Allo!

‘Allo ‘Allo! is a British sitcom broadcast on BBC One from 1982 to 1992 comprising eighty-five episodes. It is a parody of another ...
The Struggles for Poland
10

The Struggles for Poland

This 9-episodes documentary series extensively examines the history of Poland in the 20th Century, telling the story through archival films, ...