War Movies

Down River

Down River

Down River
IMDb: 3.0
70 min

Four soldiers trapped behind enemy lines must confront their fears and desires while finding a way back to their battalion.

Genre: Action, War
Overlord

Overlord

Overlord
IMDb: 7.1
110 min

On the eve of D-Day during World War II, American paratroopers are caught behind enemy lines after their plane crashes on a mission to destroy a German Radio Tower in…

Alone We Fight

Alone We Fight

Alone We Fight
IMDb: 3.8
91 min

Facing mounting odds, a small but determined band of American soldiers venture into dangerous enemy territory on a mission to stop an advancing German unit from breaking through the Allied…

Genre: War
Hunter Killer

Hunter Killer

Hunter Killer
IMDb: 7.0
122 min

An untested American submarine captain teams with U.S. Navy Seals to rescue the Russian president, who has been kidnapped by a rogue general.

Indivisible

Indivisible

Indivisible
IMDb: 5.5
119 min

Upon returning from serving in the U.S. Army, Chaplain Darren Turner faces a crisis that shatters his Family and Faith in God but through the help of his fellow soldiers,…

Genre: Drama, War
Air Strike

Air Strike

Air Strike
IMDb: 3.6
97 min

An American pilot is sent to a Chinese province to teach a crew of would-be pilots how to fly war planes against the Japanese during World War II.

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They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old
IMDb: 8.7
99 min

A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day, and the end of the war.

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Where Hands Touch

Where Hands Touch

Where Hands Touch
IMDb: 5.1
122 min

Germany, 1944. Leyna, the 15-year old daughter of a white German mother and a black African father, meets Lutz, a compassionate member of the Hitler Youth whose father is a…

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Hurricane

Hurricane

Hurricane
IMDb: 5.8
107 min

The story of the Polish fliers who found themselves fighting for the freedom of their own country in foreign skies. Seen through the eyes of Jan Zumbach, fighter ace and…

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Genre: War
Summer of 67

Summer of 67

Summer of 67
IMDb: 4.9
83 min

Based on real life events, Summer of ’67 brings to life the turbulent times of the sixties and the struggles faced by the men and women impacted by the Vietnam…

Scream for Me Sarajevo

Scream for Me Sarajevo

Scream for Me Sarajevo
IMDb: 8.9
95 min

In 1994, Sarajevo was a city under siege. Mortars and rocket propelled grenades rained onto the city, killing indiscriminately, every day. Amongst the madness, two United Nations personnel: a British…

Genre: Documentary, War
Zoo

Zoo

Zoo
IMDb: 6.7
96 min

Young Tom and his misfit friends fight to save ’Buster’ the baby elephant during the German air raid bombings of Belfast in 1941.

Genre: Family, History, War
The Yellow Birds

The Yellow Birds

The Yellow Birds
IMDb: 5.7
96 min

Two young soldiers, Bartle and Murph, navigate the terrors of the Iraq war under the command of the older, troubled Sergeant Sterling. All the while, Bartle is tortured by a…

Genre: Drama, War
The Angel

The Angel

The Angel
IMDb: 6.6
114 min

True story of Ashraf Marwan, who was President Nasser’s son-in-law and special adviser and confidant to his successor Anwar Sadat – while simultaneously Israeli Intelligence’s most precious asset of the…

M.I.A. A Greater Evil

M.I.A. A Greater Evil

M.I.A. A Greater Evil
IMDb: 3.7
86 min

American college students head to the jungles of Vietnam to search for lost gold. They become hopelessly lost, and they may not be alone.

Genre: Mystery, Thriller, War
Thousand Yard Stare

Thousand Yard Stare

Thousand Yard Stare
IMDb: 4.2
95 min

Returning home after fighting in Africa during World War II, a soldier with PTSD finds reintegrating with family life increasingly difficult as he relives the battle of Kasserine Pass.

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Genre: War
Sobibor

Sobibor

Sobibor
IMDb: 6.3
110 min

The film is based on a real story that happened in 1943 in the Sobibor concentration camp in German-occupied Poland. The main character of the movie is the Soviet-Jewish soldier…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Tanki

Tanki

Tanki
IMDb: 4.6
95 min

A prototype of a new cutting edge tank is being taken on a secret mission to Moscow, to Comrade Stalin. Soon the cross-country run turns into a ruthless race. Followed…

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Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Laugh or Die

Laugh or Die

Laugh or Die
IMDb: 7.1
103 min

Parikka, the actor once called the Funniest Man in Finland, and his troupe are about to be executed for the atrocities committed during the Civil War in Finland. Jaeger Lieutenant…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
The Resistance Banker

The Resistance Banker

The Resistance Banker
IMDb: 6.9
124 min

In 1942, in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, the banker brothers Walraven and Gijsbert van Hall face their biggest challenge when they decide to help finance the Dutch resistance.

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Genre: Drama, War
Hondros

Hondros

Hondros
IMDb: 7.4
86 min

HONDROS follows the life and career of famous war photographer Chris Hondros by exploring the poignant and often surprising stories behind this award-winning photojournalist’s best-known photos. Driven by a commitment…

Wunderland

Wunderland

Wunderland
IMDb: 3.9
85 min

Christmas 1944, The Germans make one final push against the attacking allied armies in the West. Lt. Robert Cappa and his platoon of 2nd Infantry Division soldiers have been ordered…

Genre: War
Operation Red Sea

Operation Red Sea

Operation Red Sea
IMDb: 6.9
142 min

The film is loosely based on the evacuation of the 225 foreign nationals and almost 600 Chinese citizens from Yemen’s southern port of Aden during the 2015 Yemeni Civil War.

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Journey’s End

Journey’s End

Journey’s End
IMDb: 6.6
108 min

Set in a dugout in Aisne in 1918, a group of British officers, led by the mentally disintegrating young officer Stanhope, variously await their fate.

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Genre: Drama, War
Misirlou

Misirlou

Misirlou
IMDb: 3.5
85 min

A young American Veteran gets involved with a gang of Venice Beach psychos who are killing people to extract a psychedelic compound from their victim’s adrenal glands.

12 Strong

12 Strong

12 Strong
IMDb: 6.6
130 min

A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.

Genre: Drama, History, War
The 12th Man

The 12th Man

The 12th Man
IMDb: 7.4
136 min

After a failed anti-Nazi sabotage mission leaves his 11 comrades dead, Norwegian resistance fighter Jan Baalsrud finds himself fleeing from the Gestapo through the snowbound reaches of Scandinavia.

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Genre: Drama, War
Star Wars: Episode VIII

Star Wars: Episode VIII

Star Wars: Episode VIII
IMDb: 7.2
152 min

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the…

Soldiers of the Damned

Soldiers of the Damned

Soldiers of the Damned
IMDb: 3.7
99 min

WWII German soldiers take an occult scientist into a haunted forest in Romania, only to be confronted by their own ghosts.

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Instrument of War

Instrument of War

Instrument of War
IMDb: 6.2
90 min

When U.S. B-24 bomber pilot Clair Cline is shot down and captured in northern Germany, one war ends and another begins — to keep hope alive. Now behind Nazi barbed…

Genre: Drama, War
The Breadwinner

The Breadwinner

The Breadwinner
IMDb: 7.7
94 min

A headstrong young girl in Afghanistan, ruled by the Taliban, disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family.

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On Wings of Eagles

On Wings of Eagles

On Wings of Eagles
IMDb: 5.6
96 min

Eric Liddell – China’s first gold medalist and one of Scotland’s greatest athletes – returns to war-torn China.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Tuntematon Sotilas

Tuntematon Sotilas

Tuntematon Sotilas
IMDb: 8.0
179 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…

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Genre: Drama, War
Thank You For Your Service

Thank You For Your Service

Thank You For Your Service
IMDb: 6.5
109 min

A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them…

Genre: Drama, War
Trench 11

Trench 11

Trench 11
IMDb: 5.3
90 min

In the final days of WWI a shell-shocked soldier must lead a mission deep beneath the trenches to stop a German plot that could turn the tide of the war.

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Genre: Horror, Thriller, War
The Fortress

The Fortress

The Fortress
IMDb: 7.0
140 min

In 1636, the Qing dynasty attacks Joseon. King Injo and his retainers, including Choi Myung-kil and Kim Sang-hun, hide in the mountain fortress city of Namhansanseong. They are isolated from…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Sky Hunter

Sky Hunter

Sky Hunter
IMDb: 7.2
118 min

Wu Di (Chen Li),Zhao Yali (Bingbing Fan),Gao Yuan (Leon Lee) and Ba Tu (Guo Mingyu) passed the audit and joined a legendary China Air Force Base.Liu Haochen (Jiahang Li) is…

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Genre: Action, Drama, War
Der Hauptmann

Der Hauptmann

Der Hauptmann
IMDb: 7.4
118 min

Germany, 1945. Soldier Willi Herold, become a deserter of the German army, stumbles into a uniform of Nazi captain abandoned during the last and desperate weeks of the Third Reich….

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Ikitie

Ikitie

Ikitie
IMDb: 7.2
103 min

Based on true events an epic story of one man’s struggle for survival. Jussi Ketola, returns to Finland from the great depression struck America only to face growing political unrest….

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Sekigahara

Sekigahara

Sekigahara
IMDb: 6.4
180 min

In the year 1600, a battle determines the future ruler for Japan and the beginning of the rise of the Tokugawa shogunate.

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Genre: History, War
The Founding of an Army

The Founding of an Army

The Founding of an Army
IMDb: 3.7
90 min

The Founding of an Army is a Chinese historical film. Produced by Han Sanping and directed by Andrew Lau, it is the third installment of the trilogy called Founding of…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Wolf Warriors II

Wolf Warriors II

Wolf Warriors II
IMDb: 6.2
126 min

China’s deadliest special forces operative settles into a quiet life on the sea. When sadistic mercenaries begin targeting nearby civilians, he must leave his newfound peace behind and return to…

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Genre: Action, Drama, War
The Battleship Island

The Battleship Island

The Battleship Island
IMDb: 7.1
132 min

During the Japanese colonial era, roughly 400 Korean people, who were forced onto Battleship Island (‘Hashima Island’) to mine for coal, attempt to escape.

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Genre: Action, Drama, War
Dunkirk

Dunkirk

Dunkirk
IMDb: 8.0
107 min

The story of the miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbour…

City of Ghosts

City of Ghosts

City of Ghosts
IMDb: 7.4
90 min

With unprecedented access, this documentary follows the extraordinary journey of “Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently”—a group of anonymous citizen journalists who banded together after their homeland was overtaken by ISIS—as…

Genre: Documentary, War
War for the Planet of the Apes

War for the Planet of the Apes

War for the Planet of the Apes
IMDb: 7.5
140 min

Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his…

Operation Dunkirk

Operation Dunkirk

Operation Dunkirk
IMDb: 3.4
95 min

A band of soldiers tasked with staying behind during the Battle of Dunkirk to rescue a scientist with information that could turn the tide of the war must battle their…

Genre: Action, History, War
Mumon: The Land of Stealth

Mumon: The Land of Stealth

Mumon: The Land of Stealth
IMDb: 7.6
125 min

Raised suckling poison arrows among the sparring Iga ninja factions, Mumon (Satoshi Ohno, of idol group Arashi) is a carefree 16th-century mercenary. When the ninja council makes a power play…

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Genre: Action, History, War
Unfallen

Unfallen

Unfallen
IMDb: 5.0
97 min

Seven year-old old twin brothers, separated during the Civil War in Tajikistan, face each other years later in a new war where one is an American soldier and the other…

Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Firebase

Firebase

Firebase
IMDb: 7.2
27 min

Set during the Vietnam war, Firebase follows American soldier Hines through an ever-deepening web of science fiction madness.

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Tubelight

Tubelight

Tubelight
IMDb: 4.2
136 min

Laxman Singh Bisht (Salman) is nicknamed tube light by his neighbours because he is feeble-minded. Despite being special, Laxman lives by one life-lesson; keep your faith alive and you can…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Insyriated

Insyriated

Insyriated
IMDb: 7.0
85 min

A mother attempts to keep her family safe as war rages and a sniper lies in wait outside her home.

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Genre: Drama, War
Megan Leavey

Megan Leavey

Megan Leavey
IMDb: 7.1
116 min

The true story of Marine Corporal Megan Leavey, who forms a powerful bond with an aggressive combat dog, Rex. While deployed in Iraq, the two complete more than 100 missions…

Genre: Drama, War
Warriors of the Dawn

Warriors of the Dawn

Warriors of the Dawn
IMDb: 5.4
130 min

The proxy soliders in Joseon tries to fight against Japanese invador with vulerable Prince GWANGHAE who just been taken over the country’s military command.

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Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman
IMDb: 7.5
141 min

An Amazon princess comes to the world of Man in the grips of the First World War to confront the forces of evil and bring an end to human conflict.

War Machine

War Machine

War Machine
IMDb: 6.0
122 min

A rock star general bent on winning the “impossible” war in Afghanistan takes us inside the complex machinery of modern war. Inspired by the true story of General Stanley McChrystal.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
The Man with the Iron Heart

The Man with the Iron Heart

The Man with the Iron Heart
IMDb: 6.4
120 min

With the Third Reich is at his peak in 1942, the Czech resistance in London plans the most ambitious military operation of WWII – Anthropoid. Two young recruits are sent…

Churchill

Churchill

Churchill
IMDb: 6.3
110 min

A ticking-clock thriller following Winston Churchill in the 24 hours before D-Day.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Tatara Samurai

Tatara Samurai

Tatara Samurai
IMDb: 6.7
135 min

When the Amago samurai withdraw their protection of the village of Tatara, famous for their manufacture of the legendary swords, the younger generation – erroneously – believe that guns will…

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The Wall

The Wall

The Wall
IMDb: 6.2
88 min

An American sniper and his spotter engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game with an Iraqi sniper.

Genre: Drama, Thriller, War