The Best Historical Films of the 2000s

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The Young Victoria

2009    Jean-Marc Vallée    Rated PG

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Costume Romance

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

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Mongol

2007    Sergey Bodrov    Rated R

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Epic

Held position in the past 45 days 0

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Amazing Grace

2006    Michael Apted    Rated PG

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

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Che: Part Two

2008    Steven Soderbergh    Rated R

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

Up by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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Conspiracy

2001    Frank Pierson    Rated R

Drama    Historical Film    Made-for-Television

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Red Cliff: Part II

2009    John Woo    Not Rated

Adventure    Costume Adventure    Epic

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

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Elizabeth: The Golden Age

2007    Shekhar Kapur    Rated PG13

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

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K-19: The Widowmaker

2002    Kathryn Bigelow    Rated PG13

Action    Action Thriller    Adventure

Up by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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The Passion of the Christ

2004    Mel Gibson    Rated R

Drama    Historical Film    Religious Drama

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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Australia

2008    Baz Luhrmann    Rated PG13

Adventure    Epic    Historical Film

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The Duchess

2008    Saul Dibb    Rated PG13

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Costume Romance

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The Other Boleyn Girl

2008    Justin Chadwick    Rated PG13

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Drama

Held position in the past 45 days 0

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Gods and Generals

2003    Ronald F. Maxwell    Rated PG13

Action    Drama    Epic

Down by 6 in the past 45 days 6

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The Alamo

2004    John Lee Hancock    Rated PG13

Based-on-a-True-Story    Historical Film    Western

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Alexander

2004    Oliver Stone    Rated R

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Epic

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The Musketeer

2001    Peter Hyams    Rated PG13

Action    Adventure    Based-on-19th-Century-Literature

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The Grey Zone

2001    Tim Blake Nelson    Rated R

Drama    Historical Film    War

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Elizabeth I

2005    Tom Hooper    Not Rated

Based-on-a-True-Story    Biopic    Epic

Down by 6 in the past 45 days 6

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Jodhaa Akbar

2008    Ashutosh Gowariker    Not Rated

Adventure    Bollywood    Epic

Up by 2 in the past 45 days 2

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City of Life and Death

2009    Chuan Lu    Rated R

Anti-War Film    Drama    Epic

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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