Top 10 awesome movies like 12 Years a Slave that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching 12 Years a Slave and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of Steve McQueen, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Dwight Henry . Here goes the list -

  1. Hacksaw Ridge
  2. The Favourite
  3. Braveheart
  4. Hotel Rwanda
  5. The Danish Girl
  6. Schindler's List
  7. The Aviator
  8. Suffragette
  9. Amadeus
  10. Elizabeth
  1. Hacksaw Ridge

    Hacksaw Ridge

    WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

    This movie, created by Mel Gibson, Andrew Garfield and Richard Pyros, scores 8.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

    You can watch this on Hbo Now, Hbo Now Amazon Channel and Directv.

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  2. The Favourite

    The Favourite

    In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.

    This movie, created by Yorgos Lanthimos, Olivia Colman and Rachel Weisz, scores 7.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Biography | History

    You can watch this on Google Play Movies, Vudu, Amazon Video, Fandangonow, Youtube, Directv, Redbox and Microsoft Store.

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  3. Braveheart

    Braveheart

    When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, Sir William Wallace begins a revolt against King Edward I of England.

    This movie, created by Mel Gibson, James Robinson and Sean Lawlor, scores 8.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

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  4. Hotel Rwanda

    Hotel Rwanda

    Paul Rusesabagina was a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda.

    This movie, created by Terry George, Don Cheadle and Xolani Mali, scores 8.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

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  5. The Danish Girl

    The Danish Girl

    A fictitious love story loosely inspired by the lives of Danish artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.

    This movie, created by Tom Hooper, Alicia Vikander and Eddie Redmayne, scores 7.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

    You can watch this on Netflix.

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  6. Schindler's List

    Schindler's List

    In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans.

    This movie, created by Steven Spielberg, Liam Neeson and Ben Kingsley, scores 8.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

    You can watch this on Youtube, Fandangonow, Microsoft Store, Amazon Video, Vudu, Google Play Movies, Amc On Demand and Redbox.

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  7. The Aviator

    The Aviator

    A biopic depicting the early years of legendary Director and aviator Howard Hughes' career from the late 1920s to the mid 1940s.

    This movie, created by Martin Scorsese, Leonardo DiCaprio and Cate Blanchett, scores 7.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

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  8. Suffragette

    Suffragette

    In 1912 London, a young working mother is galvanized into radical political activism supporting the right for women to vote, and is willing to meet violence with violence to achieve this end.

    This movie, created by Sarah Gavron, Anne-Marie Duff and Grace Stottor, scores 6.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

    You can watch this on Netflix.

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  9. Amadeus

    Amadeus

    The life, success and troubles of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, as told by Antonio Salieri, the contemporary composer who was insanely jealous of Mozart's talent and claimed to have murdered him.

    This movie, created by Milos Forman, F. Murray Abraham and Tom Hulce, scores 8.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

    You can watch this on Redbox, Youtube, Amazon Video, Vudu, Google Play Movies and Apple Itunes.

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  10. Elizabeth

    Elizabeth

    A film of the early years of the reign of Elizabeth I of England and her difficult task of learning what is necessary to be a monarch.

    This movie, created by Shekhar Kapur, Cate Blanchett and Geoffrey Rush, scores 7.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Biography | Drama

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