history The Best PG Historical Fiction Movies  

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List of PG historical fiction movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG historical fiction movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG Historical fiction movie of all time is. This list of popular PG historical fiction movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG Historical fiction 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 PG Historical fiction films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG Historical fiction film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

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What kind of directors have worked on Historical fiction PG movies in the past? Oliver Stone and Billy Wilder both have, as have other great directors.

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Lawrence of Arabia Omar Sharif, Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness Lawrence of Arabia is a 1962 British epic adventure drama film based on the life of T. E. Lawrence. It was directed by David Lean and produced by Sam Spiegel through his British company, Horizon ...more

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Gandhi Daniel Day-Lewis, Ben Kingsley, Martin Sheen Gandhi is a 1982 epic biographical film which dramatises the life of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, the leader of India's non-violent, non-cooperative independence movement against the United ...more

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The Bridge on the River Kwai Alec Guinness, William Holden, Jack Hawkins The Bridge on the River Kwai is a 1957 World War II epic film directed by David Lean, based on the novel Le Pont de la Rivière Kwai by Pierre Boulle. The film is a work of fiction but ...more

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Miss Evers' Boys Laurence Fishburne, Alfre Woodard, Ossie Davis Miss Evers' Boys is a 1997 HBO television film starring Alfre Woodard and Laurence Fishburne, based on the true story of the decades-long Tuskegee experiment. It was directed by Joseph Sargent ...more

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Mrs Brown Gerard Butler, Judi Dench, Billy Connolly Mrs Brown, also theatrically released as Her Majesty, Mrs Brown, is a 1997 British drama film starring Judi Dench, Billy Connolly, Geoffrey Palmer, Antony Sher and Gerard Butler. It was written ...more

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Anne of the Thousand Days Richard Burton, Geneviève Bujold, Anthony Quayle Anne of the Thousand Days is a 1969 British costume drama made by Hal Wallis Productions and distributed by Universal Pictures. It was directed by Charles Jarrott and produced by Hal B. Wallis. ...more

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Nicholas and Alexandra Laurence Olivier, Brian Cox, Ian Holm Nicholas and Alexandra is a 1971 biographical film which partly tells the story of the last ruling Russian monarch, Tsar Nicholas II of Russia, and his wife, Tsarina Alexandra. The film was ...more

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The Wind and the Lion Sean Connery, Candice Bergen, John Huston The Wind and the Lion is a 1975 adventure film written and directed by John Milius. It starred Sean Connery, Candice Bergen, Brian Keith and John Huston. It was based somewhat on the real-life ...more

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The Work and the Glory Colin Ford, Brenda Strong, Tiffany Dupont The Work and the Glory is a 2004 historical fiction drama film directed by Russell Holt. It tells the story of the fictional Steed family in the 1820s and their struggles trying to adopt the ...more

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Emma Smith: My Story Patricia Place, Tayva Patch, Rick Macy Emma Smith: My Story is a 2008 film that focuses on the life of Emma Smith, wife of Joseph Smith, the prophet who restored God's church once again upon the earth.

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The Spirit of St. Louis James Stewart, Murray Hamilton, Marc Connelly The Spirit of St. Louis is a 1957 biographical film directed by Billy Wilder and starring James Stewart as Charles Lindbergh. The screenplay was adapted by Charles Lederer, Wendell Mayes, and ...more

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Vitoruk added Alexander Angelina Jolie, Val Kilmer, Colin Farrell Alexander is a 2004 action adventure biography film written by Oliver Stone, Christopher Kyle and Laeta Kalogridis and directed by Oliver Stone.

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Royal Flash Malcolm McDowell, Bob Hoskins, Oliver Reed Royal Flash is a 1975 film based on George MacDonald Fraser's second Flashman novel, Royal Flash. It starred Malcolm McDowell as Flashman. Additionally, Oliver Reed appeared in the role of Otto ...more

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The Long Walk Home Whoopi Goldberg, Sissy Spacek, Mary Steenburgen The Long Walk Home is a 1990 film starring Sissy Spacek and Whoopi Goldberg, and directed by Richard Pearce. Set in Alabama, it is based on a screenplay about the Montgomery Bus Boycott by John ...more

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Stone of Destiny Kate Mara, Robert Carlyle, Billy Boyd Stone of Destiny is a 2008 Scottish-Canadian adventure/comedy film written and directed by Charles Martin Smith and starring Charlie Cox, Billy Boyd, Robert Carlyle, and Kate Mara. Based on real ...more

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Handcart Scott Christopher, John English, Jaelan Petrie Handcart is a 2002 history film written by Mark Bowers and directed by Kels Goodman.

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Squanto: A Warrior's Tale Michael Gambon, Mandy Patinkin, Julian Richings Squanto: A Warrior's Tale is a 1994 theatrical live action Disney adventure drama film. It was written by Darlene Craviato. Xavier Koller and Christopher Stoia were the directors. It is very ...more

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I Will Fight No More Forever Sam Elliott, James Whitmore, Emilio Delgado I Will Fight No More Forever is a 1975 made-for-television movie starring James Whitmore as General Oliver O. Howard and Ned Romero as Chief Joseph. It is a dramatization of Chief Joseph's ...more

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Five Weeks in a Balloon Barbara Eden, Peter Lorre, Red Buttons Five Weeks in a Balloon is a 1962 film directed by Irwin Allen.

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Scott of the Antarctic John Mills, Kenneth More, James Robertson Justice Scott of the Antarctic is a 1948 film which depicts Robert Falcon Scott's ill-fated Terra Nova Expedition and his attempt to be the first to reach the South Pole in Antarctica. John Mills played ...more

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Inchon Omar Sharif, Laurence Olivier, Jacqueline Bissett Inchon is a 1981 South Korean-American war film about the Battle of Inchon, considered to be the turning point of the Korean War. The film was directed by Terence Young and financed by ...more

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George and the Dragon Val Kilmer, Piper Perabo, Patrick Swayze George and the Dragon, is a 2004 Sci-Fi Channel Historical fantasy film based in a medieval England, and loosely based on the legend of Saint George and the Dragon.

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Savage Journey Richard Moll, John Mason, Maurice Grandmaison