War Movies
Salon Kitty

Salon Kitty

Salon Kitty
IMDb: 5.4
129

Kitty runs a brothel in Nazi Germany where the soldiers come to “relax”. Recording devices have been installed in each room by a power hungry army official who plans to…

Genre: Drama, War
1968 Tunnel Rats

1968 Tunnel Rats

1968 Tunnel Rats
IMDb: 4.7
92

During the Vietnam War [1959-1975] a special US combat unit is sent out to hunt and kill the Viet Cong soldiers in a man-to-man combat in the endless tunnels underneath…

Genre: Action, Drama, War
They Were Expendable

They Were Expendable

They Were Expendable
IMDb: 7.3
135

Shortly after Pearl Harbor, a squadron of PT-boat crews in the Philippines must battle the Navy brass between skirmishes with the Japanese. The title says it all about the Navy’s…

Genre: Action, Drama, War
The Fighting Seabees

The Fighting Seabees

The Fighting Seabees
IMDb: 6.6
100

Construction workers in World War II in the Pacific are needed to build military sites, but the work is dangerous and they doubt the ability of the Navy to protect…

Betrogen

Betrogen

Betrogen
IMDb: 7.2
105

Offbeat Civil War drama in which a wounded Yankee soldier, after finding refuge in an isolated girls’ school in the South towards the end of the war, becomes the object…

The First of the Few

The First of the Few

The First of the Few
IMDb: 7.1
118

This 1942 fictionalized biopic chronicles the true story of how two of the most remarkable men in aviation history – visionary Spitfire designer R.J. Mitchell and his test pilot Geoffrey…

Battle of Kings: Bannockburn

Battle of Kings: Bannockburn

Battle of Kings: Bannockburn
IMDb: 5.3
90

By 1314, through effort and intrigue, Scottish King Robert Bruce had captured every major English-held castle except Stirling. Now English King Edward II would try to stop him – and…

Captain Lightfoot

Captain Lightfoot

Captain Lightfoot
IMDb: 6.4
92

A boggy swashbuckler of Irish freedom-fighter Michael Martin.

Man Hunt

Man Hunt

Man Hunt
IMDb: 7.4
105

British hunter Thorndike vacationing in Bavaria has Hitler in his gun sight. He is captured, beaten, left for dead, and escapes back to London where he is hounded by German…

Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
MASH

MASH

MASH
IMDb: 7.6
116

The staff of a Korean War field hospital use humor and high jinks to keep their sanity in the face of the horror of war.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
The Purple Heart

The Purple Heart

The Purple Heart
IMDb: 6.8
99

This is the story of the crew of a downed bomber, captured after a run over Tokyo, early in the war. Relates the hardships the men endure while in captivity,…

Fatherland

Fatherland

Fatherland
IMDb: 6.5
106

Fictional account of what might have happened if Hitler had won the war. It is now the 1960s and Germany’s war crimes have so far been kept a secret. Hitler…

Kings Go Forth

Kings Go Forth

Kings Go Forth
IMDb: 6.6
109

Toward the end of World War II, two American soldiers fighting in Southern France become romantically involved with a young, American woman. Her background will reveal more about them than…

Force 10 from Navarone

Force 10 from Navarone

Force 10 from Navarone
IMDb: 6.4
118

Mallory and Miller are back. The survivors of Navarone are sent on a mission along with a unit called Force 10, which is led by Colonel Barnsby. But Force 10…

Drums Along the Mohawk

Drums Along the Mohawk

Drums Along the Mohawk
IMDb: 7.2
104

Set in America’s Colonial period, John Ford’s adventure tale follows Gilbert (Henry Fonda) and Lana Martin (Claudette Colbert) as they try to survive the rugged frontier. After their settlement is…

Kokoda

Kokoda

Kokoda
IMDb: 6.2
92

A bitter battle is fought between Australian and Japanese soldiers along the Kokoda trail in New Guinea during World War II.

Joan of Arc

Joan of Arc

Joan of Arc
IMDb: 6.5
145

In the Fifteenth Century, France is a defeated and ruined nation after the One Hundred Years War against England. The fourteen years old farm girl Joan of Arc claims to…

Farewell to the King

Farewell to the King

Farewell to the King
IMDb: 6.3
117

An American soldier who escapes the execution of his comrades by Japanese soldiers in Borneo during WWII becomes the leader of a personal empire among the headhunters in this war…

Major Dundee

Major Dundee

Major Dundee
IMDb: 6.8
123

During the last winter of the Civil War, cavalry officer Amos Dundee leads a contentious troop of Army regulars, Confederate prisoners and scouts on an expedition into Mexico to destroy…

Miss Saigon: 25th Anniversary

Miss Saigon: 25th Anniversary

Miss Saigon: 25th Anniversary
IMDb: 8.1
144

The 25th Anniversary performance – filmed at London’s Prince Edward Theatre in 2014 – of the epic musical tale of a young Vietnamese bar girl, Kim, who falls in love…

Fixed Bayonets!

Fixed Bayonets!

Fixed Bayonets!
IMDb: 7.0
92

The story of a platoon during the Korean War. One by one, Corporal Denno’s superiors are killed until it comes to the point where he must try to take command…

Genre: Action, Drama, War
Mil-jeong

Mil-jeong

Mil-jeong
IMDb: 7.2
140

Set in the late 1920s, The Age of Shadows follows the cat-and-mouse game that unfolds between a group of resistance fighters trying to bring in explosives from Shanghai to destroy…

Glorious 39

Glorious 39

Glorious 39
IMDb: 6.5
129

A mysterious tale set around a traditional British family on the eve of World War Two. Oblivious to the looming shadow of World War II, the wealthy Keyes maintain a…

Victory

Victory

Victory
IMDb: 6.6
116

A group of POWs in a German prison camp during World War II play the German National Soccer Team in this powerful film depicting the role of prisoners during wartime.

Genre: Action, Drama, Sport, War
Alone in Berlin

Alone in Berlin

Alone in Berlin
IMDb: 6.4
103

Berlin in June of 1940. While Nazi propaganda celebrates the regime’s victory over France, a kitchen-cum-living room in Prenzlauer Berg is filled with grief. Anna and Otto Quangel’s son has…

Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
White Ghost

White Ghost

White Ghost
IMDb: 4.4
88

July ’72. Vietnam. Lt. Steve Shepard missing in action. Presumed dead…15 years later he’s still there.

Battleground

Battleground

Battleground
IMDb: 7.5
118

The film concentrates on the camaraderie and the divisions between the troops as they ready for the big offensive. Told in a taut narrative, the men of the 101st, led…

21 Brothers

21 Brothers

21 Brothers
IMDb: 5.0
95

21 Brothers tells the story of the Canadian 21st Battalion as they prepare for the battle of Courcellette in WWI. Taking place in real time, the film follows Sgt. Reid…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Joyeux Noel

Joyeux Noel

Joyeux Noel
IMDb: 7.8
116

In 1914, World War I, the bloodiest war ever at that time in human history, was well under way. However on Christmas Eve, numerous sections of the Western Front called…

The Bedford Incident

The Bedford Incident

The Bedford Incident
IMDb: 7.4
102

Richard Widmark plays a hardened cold-war warrior and captain of the American destroyer USS Bedford. Sidney Poitier is a reporter given permission to interview the captain during a routine patrol….

Seas Beneath

Seas Beneath

Seas Beneath
IMDb: 5.9
90

In the waning days of WWI, a U.S. “Mystery Ship,” sets sail for the coast of Spain towing a submarine. Their mission is to find and sink a U-boat that…

Genre: Action, Drama, War
36 Hours

36 Hours

36 Hours
IMDb: 7.3
115

Germans kidnap an American major and try to convince him that World War II is over, so that they can get details about the Allied invasion of Europe out of…

Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Lebanon

Lebanon

Lebanon
IMDb: 6.9
93

June, 1982 – The First Lebanon War. A lone tank and a paratroopers platoon are dispatched to search a hostile town – a simple mission that turns into a nightmare….

Genre: Drama, War
William Kelly’s War

William Kelly’s War

William Kelly’s War
IMDb: 6.3
94

When WW1 breaks out, farm boys, Billy (Josh Davis) and Jack Kelly (Mathew John Davis), along with their cousin, Paddy (Lachie Hume), sign up, and are shipped out to serve…

Genre: Drama, War
For Greater Glory – The True Story of Cristiada

For Greater Glory – The True Story of Cristiada

For Greater Glory – The True Story of Cristiada
IMDb: 6.6
145

A chronicle of the Cristeros War (1926-1929), which was touched off by a rebellion against the Mexican government’s attempt to secularize the country.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Goodnight Mister Tom

Goodnight Mister Tom

Goodnight Mister Tom
IMDb: 7.9
85

We’re in an English village shortly before Dunkirk. “Mr. Tom” Oakley still broods over the death of his wife and small son while he was away in the navy during…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Hell to Eternity

Hell to Eternity

Hell to Eternity
IMDb: 7.1
131

Based on the story about Guy Gabaldon, a Los Angeles Hispanic boy raised in the 1930s by a Japanese-American foster family. After Pearl Harbor, his foster family is interned at…

Harvard Beats Yale 29-29

Harvard Beats Yale 29-29

Harvard Beats Yale 29-29
IMDb: 7.2
105

Filmmaker Kevin Rafferty takes viewers to 1968 to witness a legendary college football game and meet the people involved, interweaving actual gridiron footage with the players’ own reflections. The names…

Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

Captain Corelli’s Mandolin
IMDb: 5.9
131

When a Greek fisherman leaves to fight with the Greek army during WWII, his fiancee falls in love with the local Italian commander. The film is based on a novel…

Shooting Dogs

Shooting Dogs

Shooting Dogs
IMDb: 7.7
115

Two westerners, a priest and a teacher find themselves in the middle of the Rwandan genocide and face a moral dilemna. Do they place themselves in danger and protect the…

Genre: Drama, History, War