War Movies
World War Four

World War Four

World War Four
IMDb: 4.3
90 min

A series of escalating incidents around the world lead to greater and greater conflict, placing the superpowers at one another’s throats. Armies march, bombs rain down, soldiers storm the beaches….

Country: 
Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven
IMDb: 7.2
144 min

After his wife dies, a blacksmith named Balian is thrust into royalty, political intrigue and bloody holy wars during the Crusades.

Country: 
Rules of Engagement

Rules of Engagement

Rules of Engagement
IMDb: 6.4
128 min

Part war movie, part courtroom thriller, this gripping drama finds a war hero put on trial for a rescue mission gone terribly wrong with only his doubtful friend and fellow…

Country: 
Tigerland

Tigerland

Tigerland
IMDb: 7.0
101 min

A group of recruits go through Advanced Infantry Training at Fort Polk, Louisiana’s infamous Tigerland, last stop before Vietnam for tens of thousands of young men in 1971.

Country: 
Genre: Drama, War
Mulan

Mulan

Mulan
IMDb: 2.6
115 min

When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in the Imperial Chinese Army to defend the country from Huns, Hua Mulan, the eldest…

Country: 
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, War
Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom

Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom

Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom
IMDb: 5.9
117 min

Four corrupted fascist libertines round up 9 teenage boys and girls and subject them to 120 days of sadistic physical, mental and sexual torture.

Country: 
Genre: Drama, Horror, War
Battlefield Earth

Battlefield Earth

Battlefield Earth
IMDb: 2.5
118 min

In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos…

Country: 
U-571

U-571

U-571
IMDb: 6.6
116 min

In the midst of World War II, the battle under the sea rages and the Nazis have the upper hand as the Allies are unable to crack their war codes….

Country: 
Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan
IMDb: 8.6
169 min

As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are…

Country: 
Genre: Drama, History, War
The Pianist

The Pianist

The Pianist
IMDb: 8.5
150 min

The true story of pianist Władysław Szpilman’s experiences in Warsaw during the Nazi occupation. When the Jews of the city find themselves forced into a ghetto, Szpilman finds work playing…

Country: 
Genre: Drama, War
Grave of the Fireflies

Grave of the Fireflies

Grave of the Fireflies
IMDb: 8.5
89 min

In the final months of World War II, 14-year-old Seita and his sister Setsuko are orphaned when their mother is killed during an air raid in Kobe, Japan. After a…

Country: 
Genre: Animation, Drama, War
Apocalypse Now

Apocalypse Now

Apocalypse Now
IMDb: 8.4
147 min

At the height of the Vietnam war, Captain Benjamin Willard is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, “does not exist, nor will it ever exist.” His goal is to…

Country: 
Genre: Drama, War
Paths of Glory

Paths of Glory

Paths of Glory
IMDb: 8.4
88 min

A commanding officer defends three scapegoats on trial for a failed offensive that occurred within the French Army in 1916.

Country: 
Genre: Drama, War
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
IMDb: 8.4
95 min

After the insane General Jack D. Ripper initiates a nuclear strike on the Soviet Union, a war room full of politicians, generals and a Russian diplomat all frantically try to…

Country: 
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Braveheart

Braveheart

Braveheart
IMDb: 8.3
178 min

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord’s soldiers. This leads the village to…

Country: 
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Das Boot

Das Boot

Das Boot
IMDb: 8.3
149 min

A German submarine hunts allied ships during the Second World War, but it soon becomes the hunted. The crew tries to survive below the surface, while stretching both the boat…

Country: 
Genre: Drama, History, War
Inglourious Basterds

Inglourious Basterds

Inglourious Basterds
IMDb: 8.3
153 min

In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as “The Basterds” are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally…

Country: 
The Patriot

The Patriot

The Patriot
IMDb: 7.2
165 min

After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a…

Country: 
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Behind the Line: Escape to Dunkirk

Behind the Line: Escape to Dunkirk

Behind the Line: Escape to Dunkirk
IMDb: N/A
N/A
N/A

Occupied France, 1940. A Nazi Commander discovers one of his prisoners, Danny is a champion boxer. He forces him to fight for his company’s entertainment. But the POWs realise they…

Genre: War
Moffie

Moffie

Moffie
IMDb: 7.3
104 min

Based on André Carl van der Merwe’s book, Moffie (a derogatory Afrikaans term for a gay man) follows the story of Nicholas van der Swart: from a very young age,…

Country: 
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Summerland

Summerland

Summerland
IMDb: 6.8
99 min

A woman during the Second World War opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him.

Country: 
Genre: Drama, War
Battle Scars

Battle Scars

Battle Scars
IMDb: N/A
N/A

After his best friend is drafted to fight in Vietnam, a young man must grapple with the reality of life before and after war.

Genre: War
Unknown Soldier

Unknown Soldier

Unknown Soldier
IMDb: 7.8
132 min

The film follows Finnish army machine gun company in Continuation War against Soviet Union, 1941–1944. Based on Väinö Linna’s best selling novel Tuntematon Sotilas (The Unknown Soldier) and the novel’s…

Country: 
Genre: Drama, War
Ghosts of War

Ghosts of War

Ghosts of War
IMDb: N/A
N/A

A group of World War II American soldiers encounter a supernatural enemy as they occupy a French castle previously under Nazi control.

Country: 
Father Soldier Son

Father Soldier Son

Father Soldier Son
IMDb: 7.4
99 min

When Sgt. First Class Brian Eisch is critically wounded in Afghanistan, it sets him and his sons on a journey of love, loss, redemption and legacy.

Country: 
Genre: Documentary, War
Greyhound

Greyhound

Greyhound
IMDb: N/A
91 min

A first-time captain leads a convoy of allied ships carrying thousands of soldiers across the treacherous waters of the “Black Pit” to the front lines of WW2. With no air…

Country: 
Genre: Action, Drama, War
The Outpost

The Outpost

The Outpost
IMDb: N/A
N/A

A small unit of U.S. soldiers, alone at the remote Combat Outpost Keating, located deep in the valley of three mountains in Afghanistan, battles to defend against an overwhelming force…

Country: 
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Resistance

Resistance

Resistance
IMDb: 5.9
120 min

The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.

Country: 
Genre: Drama, History, War
Rocket Hunter

Rocket Hunter

Rocket Hunter
IMDb: 1.8
86 min

In one of the most dangerous missions of the war, an American B-17 pilot volunteers to fly a surrendered Messerschmitt 109 on a daring flight through the heart of Germany…

Country: 
Genre: Action, War
Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind
IMDb: 8.1
238 min

The spoiled daughter of a well-to-do plantation owner is forced to use every means at her disposal to claw her way out of poverty, following Maj. Gen. William Sherman’s destructive…

Country: 
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
The Great War

The Great War

The Great War
IMDb: 3.4
108 min

In November of 1918 as World War I was ending, a unit of American soldiers goes behind enemy lines to find a lost platoon of African American soldiers.

Country: 
Genre: History, War
The Windermere Children

The Windermere Children

The Windermere Children
IMDb: 7.3
88 min

The story of the pioneering project to rehabilitate child survivors of the Holocaust on the shores of Lake Windermere.

Country: 
Genre: Drama, War
Da 5 Bloods

Da 5 Bloods

Da 5 Bloods
IMDb: N/A
154 min

Four African American Vietnam veterans return to Vietnam. They are in search of the remains of their fallen squad leader and the promise of buried treasure. These heroes battle forces…

Country: 
Waiting for Anya

Waiting for Anya

Waiting for Anya
IMDb: 5.6
109 min

During the harrows of WWII, Jo, a young shepherd along with the help of the widow Horcada, helps to smuggle Jewish children across the border from southern France into Spain.

Country: 
Genre: Drama, War
Enemy Lines

Enemy Lines

Enemy Lines
IMDb: 4.2
92 min

In the frozen, war torn landscape of occupied Poland during World War II, a crack team of allied commandos are sent on a deadly mission behind enemy lines to extract…

Country: 
Genre: Action, War
The Longest War

The Longest War

The Longest War
IMDb: 6.5
90 min

The human stories and drama behind America’s involvement in Afghanistan, now the longest war in U.S. history. First-hand witnesses — ranging from U.S. intelligence operatives, to soldiers and their families,…

Country: 
Genre: Documentary, War
Sand Castle

Sand Castle

Sand Castle
IMDb: 6.3
113 min

Set during the occupation of Iraq, a squad of U.S. soldiers try to protect a small village.

Country: 
Genre: Drama, War
Company of Heroes

Company of Heroes

Company of Heroes
IMDb: 5.1
100 min

American soldiers lost behind enemy lines during the WWII make a horrific discovery: Hitler has a super bomb in development. Against all odds, they set out to find the scientist…

Country: 
Genre: Drama, War
Field of Lost Shoes

Field of Lost Shoes

Field of Lost Shoes
IMDb: 5.7
96 min

A group of teenage cadets sheltered from war at the Virginia Military Institute must confront the horrors of an adult world when they are called upon to defend the Shenandoah…

Country: 
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Official Secrets

Official Secrets

Official Secrets
IMDb: 7.3
112 min

The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun who—prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion—leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the…

Country: