War Movies
Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat
IMDb: 6.9
128 min

Operation Mincemeat’s story is unusual in the world of WW2 stories. It’s a strange and seductive cinematic mix of high-level intelligence and clever fiction. The stakes couldn’t be higher. Michelle…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Foxhole

Foxhole

Foxhole
IMDb: N/A
95 min

Unfolding over the span of 36 hours in three separate wars – The American Civil War, World War I, and Iraq – FOXHOLE follows five soldiers confined in a foxhole…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Charlotte

Charlotte

Charlotte
IMDb: 6.4
92 min

Charlotte is an animated drama that tells the true story of Charlotte Salomon, a young German-Jewish painter who comes of age in Berlin on the eve of the Second World…

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Genre: Drama, War
Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn

Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn

Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn
IMDb: 6.8
100 min

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Where Is Anne Frank

Where Is Anne Frank

Where Is Anne Frank
IMDb: 6.5
99 min

Kitty is Anne Frank’s imaginary friend and the film tells her story. Kitty, a fiery teenage girl, wakes up in Anne Frank’s Amsterdam house and sets out on a quest…

The Nightingale (2023)

The Nightingale (2023)

The Nightingale (2023)
IMDb: N/A
N/A

The lives of two sisters living in France are torn apart at the onset of World War II.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Great Freedom

Great Freedom

Great Freedom
IMDb: 7.7
116 min

Not everyone can live in freedom after the war. Hans is a prisoner who has to spend time in jail as he continues being punished for his wants. He experiences…

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
This Land Is Mine

This Land Is Mine

This Land Is Mine
IMDb: 7.5
103 min

Somewhere in Europe, in a city occupied by the Nazis, a gentle school teacher finds himself torn between collaboration and resistance, cowardice and courage.

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Genre: Drama, War
The Search

The Search

The Search
IMDb: 7.8
104 min

In postwar Germany, a displaced Czech boy, separated from his family during wartime, is befriended by an American GI while the boy’s mother desperately searches for him.

Genre: Drama, War
Air Force

Air Force

Air Force
IMDb: 7.0
124 min

The crew of an Air Force bomber arrives in Pearl Harbor in the aftermath of the Japanese attack and is sent on to Manila to help with the defense of…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Went the Day Well?

Went the Day Well?

Went the Day Well?
IMDb: 7.5
92 min

The quiet village of Bramley End is taken over by German troops posing as Royal Engineers. Their task is to disrupt England’s radar network in preparation for a full scale…

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Genre: Thriller, War
The Desert Rats

The Desert Rats

The Desert Rats
IMDb: 6.7
88 min

Richard Burton plays a Scottish Army officer put in charge of a disparate band of ANZAC troops on the perimeter of Tobruk with the German Army doing their best to…

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Operation Leopard

Operation Leopard

Operation Leopard
IMDb: 5.7
96 min

In May 1978, the mining town of Kolwezi in Katanga, Zaire (now Democratic Republic of Congo, the former Belgian Congo) is under attack from a group of communist guerillas coming…

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Genre: War
A Walk in the Sun

A Walk in the Sun

A Walk in the Sun
IMDb: 6.9
117 min

In the 1943 invasion of Italy, one American platoon lands, digs in, then makes its way inland to blow up a bridge next to a fortified farmhouse, as tension and…

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Genre: Drama, War
They Who Dare

They Who Dare

They Who Dare
IMDb: 5.5
107 min

In Greece, during World War II, a small group of British commandoes and patriots land on an island with orders to attack two airfields from which the Luftwaffe is threatening…

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Genre: War
Halls of Montezuma

Halls of Montezuma

Halls of Montezuma
IMDb: 6.6
113 min

The Marines attack a strongly held enemy island in the Pacific. We follow them from the beach to a Japanese rocket site through enemy infested jungle as their ex-school teacher…

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Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
A Guy Named Joe

A Guy Named Joe

A Guy Named Joe
IMDb: 6.9
120 min

Maj. Pete Sandidge is a very able pilot who seems to have a streak of luck as far as flying goes. World War II is raging and Pete has come…

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Genre: Fantasy, Romance, War
Valkyrie: The Plot to Kill Hitler

Valkyrie: The Plot to Kill Hitler

Valkyrie: The Plot to Kill Hitler
IMDb: 7.3
115 min

Created as a companion documentary to the film Valkyrie, this documentary details the true story behind the plot to assassinate Adolph Hitler.

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Genre: History, War
War Hunt

War Hunt

War Hunt
IMDb: 6.3
83 min

Recruits head to the front lines towards the close of the Korean War. The interaction between two of the soldiers…an idealistic newcomer and a psychotic who goes on one-man patrols…

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Genre: Drama, War
Ice Cold in Alex

Ice Cold in Alex

Ice Cold in Alex
IMDb: 7.8
130 min

A group of Army personnel and nurses attempt a dangerous and arduous trek across the desert of North Africa during World War II. The leader of the team dreams of…

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Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Sea Wife

Sea Wife

Sea Wife
IMDb: 5.7
81 min

In 1942, a cargo ship jammed with British evacuees from Singapore is sunk by a Japanese sub. A small lifeboat carries a beautiful woman, an army officer, a bigoted administrator,…

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5 Days of War

5 Days of War

5 Days of War
IMDb: 5.5
113 min

A drama set centered around the war between Russia and Georgia, and focused on an American journalist, his cameraman, and a Georgian native who become caught in the crossfire.

Genre: Drama, War
Northwest Passage

Northwest Passage

Northwest Passage
IMDb: 7.0
126 min

Based on the Kenneth Roberts novel of the same name, this film tells the story of two friends who join Rogers' Rangers, as the legendary elite force engages the enemy…

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Nine Men

Nine Men

Nine Men
IMDb: 6.5
68 min

The Nine men of the title are a British WWII Army patrol stuck in a desert fort during the African campaign. The Men must defend the fort against the Italian…

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Genre: Drama, War
Kingdom of Conquerors

Kingdom of Conquerors

Kingdom of Conquerors
IMDb: 5.6
108 min

In the 1200s, a man arose whose ruthlessness was so feared, he emerged as the greatest empire builder ever known to mankind. Inspired by true historical events.

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Virtuous Sin

The Virtuous Sin

The Virtuous Sin
IMDb: 5.5
80 min

Marya is the wife of medical student Victor Sablin, who finds it impossible to deal with military life when he is inducted into the Russian army during World War I.

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Undercover (1943)

Undercover (1943)

Undercover (1943)
IMDb: 6.3
80 min

A World War II film made by Ealing Studios on the Yugoslav guerrilla resistance movement in German-occupied Yugoslavia.

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Genre: Drama, War
Ethel & Ernest

Ethel & Ernest

Ethel & Ernest
IMDb: 7.7
94 min

In 1928 London milk-man Ernest Briggs courts and marries house-maid Ethel, their son Raymond being born in 1934. When World War II breaks out Ethel tearfully allows him to be…

Genre: Animation, Drama, War
Operation Overlord

Operation Overlord

Operation Overlord
IMDb: 5.5
80 min

A week before storming the beaches of Normandy, two US Soldiers infiltrate an abandoned complex to rescue a prisoner of war from the clutches of the Nazi regime.

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Genre: War
Private’s Progress

Private’s Progress

Private’s Progress
IMDb: 6.6
102 min

Stanley Windrush has to interrupt his university education when he is called up towards the end of the war. He quickly proves himself not to be officer material. This leads…

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Genre: Comedy, War
Snipers

Snipers

Snipers
IMDb: 7.1
96 min

The story of sharpshooter Zhang Taofang, a young army recruit who at age 22 sets a record during the Korean War by reportedly killing or wounding 214 American soldiers with…

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Genre: Drama, War
The Charge of the Light Brigade

The Charge of the Light Brigade

The Charge of the Light Brigade
IMDb: 7.1
115 min

Major Vickers is an officer at the 27th Lancers in India 1856. When the regiment is on maneuver, the barracks are attacked by Surat Khan and his soldiers who massacre…

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Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
For a Lost Soldier

For a Lost Soldier

For a Lost Soldier
IMDb: 7.5
92 min

The story of a romantic relationship between a grown-up and a child. Set in the Netherlands near the end of WWII, the film is a flashback recalling an adolescent relationship…

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Batman (1943)

Batman (1943)

Batman (1943)
IMDb: 6.2
260 min

In his first screen appearance, the Caped Crusader of Gotham City (belying the lethargic facade of his alter ego Bruce Wayne) battles Dr. Daka, Japanese mastermind of a wartime espionage-sabotage…

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Sobibor

Sobibor

Sobibor
IMDb: 6.4
118 min

"Sobibor" is based on the history of the Sobibór extermination camp uprising during WWII and Soviet officer Alexander Pechersky. When he was a POW in Sobibor, he managed to do…

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Genre: Drama, War
The Frogmen

The Frogmen

The Frogmen
IMDb: 6.6
96 min

World War II drama in which Richard Widmark, as Lt. Cmdr. John Lawrence, replaces the popular commanding officer of a group of underwater demolition divers. a crew of fiercely independent…

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The Shadow In My Eye

The Shadow In My Eye

The Shadow In My Eye
IMDb: 7.4
107 min

On March 21st, 1945, the British Royal Air Force set out on a mission to bomb Gestapo's headquarters in Copenhagen. The raid had fatal consequences as some of the bombers…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS

Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS

Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS
IMDb: 5.1
96 min

The scene is set from the start – Ilsa, chief warden of a Nazi concentration – is enjoying the pleasures of one of her male captives. He has the temerity…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller, War
Ayla: The Daughter of War

Ayla: The Daughter of War

Ayla: The Daughter of War
IMDb: 8.5
125 min

In 1950, amid-st the ravages of the Korean War, Sergeant Süleyman stumbles upon a half-frozen little girl, with no parents and no help in sight. Frantic, scared and on the…

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Genre: Drama, War
Bataan

Bataan

Bataan
IMDb: 6.9
114 min

Japan has just invaded the Phillipines and the US Army attempts a desperate defence. Thirteen men are chosen to blow up a bridge on the Bataan peninsula and keep the…

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Genre: Action, Drama, War