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List of R-Rated history movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated history movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated History movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated history movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated History movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated History films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated History film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

With movies ranging from The King's Speech to The Pianist, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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Use this list if you're looking for some new history movies that are rated R. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great history movies rated R, so get out there and start watching.

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Among those that have directed a History R movie are Clint Eastwood and Steven Spielberg.

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Black Hawk Down Ewan McGregor, Tom Hardy, Orlando Bloom

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The Pianist Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Emilia Fox

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The Passion of the Christ Monica Bellucci, Jim Caviezel, Claudia Gerini

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Das Boot Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Uwe Ochsenknecht

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JFK Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon

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Troy Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Rose Byrne

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Letters from Iwo Jima Ken Watanabe, Ryan Kelley, Kazunari Ninomiya

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Tombstone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated History Movies
Tombstone Val Kilmer, Kurt Russell, Charlton Heston

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The King's Speech Helena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth, Guy Pearce

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Amistad Morgan Freeman, Matthew McConaughey, Anna Paquin

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We Were Soldiers Mel Gibson, Lyndon B. Johnson, Jon Hamm

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Rob Roy Liam Neeson, Jessica Lange, John Hurt

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The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford Brad Pitt, Zooey Deschanel, Jeremy Renner

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Downfall Alexandra Lara, Bruno Ganz, Thomas Kretschmann

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Flags of Our Fathers Paul Walker, Ryan Phillippe, Jamie Bell

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Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid Bob Dylan, Kris Kristofferson, James Coburn

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Bloody Sunday James Nesbitt, Gerard McSorley, Tim Pigott-Smith

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United 93 Olivia Thirlby, Cheyenne Jackson, Denny Dillon

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Heaven's Gate Mickey Rourke, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Bridges

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Conspiracy Tom Hiddleston, Colin Firth, Kenneth Branagh

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Alexander Angelina Jolie, Val Kilmer, Colin Farrell

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The Source David Anders, Melissa Reneé Martin, Johnny Venocur

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Ip Man Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Louis Fan

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Agora Rachel Weisz, Oscar Isaac, Max Minghella

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Changeling Angelina Jolie, John Malkovich, Jeffrey Donovan

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Frost/Nixon Kevin Bacon, Sam Rockwell, Michael Sheen

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Pretty Baby Brooke Shields, Susan Sarandon, Keith Carradine

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Cristiada Eva Longoria, Peter O'Toole, Andy Garcia

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Talk to Me Taraji P. Henson, Martin Sheen, Don Cheadle

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Rosewood Jon Voight, Don Cheadle, Ving Rhames

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Imperium: Augustus Peter O'Toole, Charlotte Rampling, Martina Stella

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Chicago 10 Nick Nolte, Liev Schreiber, Mark Ruffalo

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The Boneyard Phyllis Diller, Norman Fell, Ed Nelson

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Hollywoodland Ben Affleck, Diane Lane, Robin Tunney

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Wilde Jude Law, Orlando Bloom, Stephen Fry

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The Last Station Helen Mirren, Paul Giamatti, James McAvoy

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DC 9/11: Time of Crisis Devon Bostick, Timothy Bottoms, Gregory Itzin

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Europa Europa Julie Delpy, Hanns Zischler, Marco Hofschneider

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Barbarossa Rutger Hauer, Abraham Murphy, Kasia Smutniak

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Death of a President Marek Walczewski, Henryk Bista, Zdzisław Mrożewski

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Milk James Franco, Sean Penn, Josh Brolin

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Roger & Me Guy Williams, Correy Lennox, Richard Earl Sawdon

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Defiance Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber, Mia Wasikowska

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Burnt by the Sun Nikita Mikhalkov, Oleg Menshikov, Vladimir Ilyin

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Waltz with Bashir Yehezkel Lazarov, Mickey Leon

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The Warrior Zhang Ziyi, Jung Woo-sung, Joo Jin-mo