War Movies
Eagle Wings

Eagle Wings

Eagle Wings
IMDb: 4.1
130

Two Nigerian Airforce Officers owe a duty to rescue their colleague and coursemate who crashed in enemy territory, the rescue operation becomes a major offensive attack on the stronghold of…

Genre: War
Foxhole

Foxhole

Foxhole
IMDb: 5
N/A

A multi-generational anthology about the horrors of war in various foxholes that possibly include that of the Civil War, World War I/II, and Vietnam.

Genre: Drama, War
RRR

RRR

RRR
IMDb: 8.4
187

A fictional history of two legendary revolutionaries’ journey away from home before they began fighting for their country in the 1920s.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat
IMDb: 6.9
128

In 1943, two British intelligence officers concoct Operation Mincemeat, wherein their plan to drop a corpse with false papers off the coast of Spain would fool Nazi spies into believing…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Great Freedom

Great Freedom

Great Freedom
IMDb: 7.7
116

In post-war Germany, liberation by the Allies does not mean freedom for everyone. Hans Hoffmann is repeatedly imprisoned under Paragraph 175, which criminalizes homosexuality. Nevertheless, over the decades, he continues…

Genre: Drama, War
Where Is Anne Frank

Where Is Anne Frank

Where Is Anne Frank
IMDb: 6.4
99

The film follows the journey of Kitty, the imaginary friend to whom Anne Frank dedicated her diary. A fiery teenager, Kitty wakes up in the near future in Anne Frank’s…

Black Crab

Black Crab

Black Crab
IMDb: 5.5
109

To end an apocalyptic war and save her daughter, a reluctant soldier embarks on a desperate mission to cross a frozen sea carrying a top-secret cargo.

The Shadow in My Eye

The Shadow in My Eye

The Shadow in My Eye
IMDb: 7.3
107

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…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Operation Overlord

Operation Overlord

Operation Overlord
IMDb: 3.9
N/A

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.

Genre: War
Onoda: 10,000 Nights in the Jungle

Onoda: 10,000 Nights in the Jungle

Onoda: 10,000 Nights in the Jungle
IMDb: 7.3
167

Japan, 1944. Trained for intelligence work, Hiroo Onoda, 22 years old, discovers a philosophy contrary to the official line: no suicide; stay alive whatever happens; the mission is more important…

Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
The Battle at Lake Changjin

The Battle at Lake Changjin

The Battle at Lake Changjin
IMDb: 5.2
176

Korean War, winter 1950. In the frozen and snowy area of Changjin Lake, a bloody battle is about to begin between the elite troops of the United States and China.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Escape from Mogadishu

Escape from Mogadishu

Escape from Mogadishu
IMDb: 7.1
121

Diplomats from the North and South Korean embassies in Somalia attempt a daring joint escape from Mogadishu when the outbreak of civil war leaves them stranded.

Genre: Drama, War
The Red Ghost

The Red Ghost

The Red Ghost
IMDb: 6.3
96

December 30, 1941. Vyazma (‘Vyazemsky cauldron’) is a small detachment of Soviet soldiers, by fatal coincidence, in an unequal battle with a special unit of the Wehrmacht. However, none of…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Ironclad

Ironclad

Ironclad
IMDb: 6.2
121

In the year 1215, the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal on the Magna Carta, a seminal document that upheld the…

Under Fire

Under Fire

Under Fire
IMDb: 7.1
128

Three U.S. journalists (Nick Nolte, Joanna Cassidy, Gene Hackman) get too close to one another and their work in 1979 Nicaragua.

Genre: Drama, War
Gettysburg

Gettysburg

Gettysburg
IMDb: 7.7
254

Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The War Lord

The War Lord

The War Lord
IMDb: 6.9
123

A knight in the service of a duke goes to a coastal villiage where an earlier attempt to build a defensive castle has failed. He begins to rebuild the duke’s…

Amen.

Amen.

Amen.
IMDb: 7.3
132

The film “Amen.” examines the links between the Vatican and Nazi Germany. The central character is Kurt Gerstein, a member of the Institute for Hygiene of the Waffen-SS who is…

Gallipoli

Gallipoli

Gallipoli
IMDb: 7.5
112

As World War I rages, brave and youthful Australians Archy and Frank, both agile runners, become friends and enlist in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps together. They later…

Attack

Attack

Attack
IMDb: 7.5
107

At the end of World War II, a National Guard infantry company must set up artillery observation posts in a strategic area. Lt. Costa (Jack Palance) knows that Capt. Cooney…

Genre: Drama, War
Puppet Master X: Axis Rising

Puppet Master X: Axis Rising

Puppet Master X: Axis Rising
IMDb: 4.2
86

Puppet Master X follows the characters of Danny as he attempts to rescue his girlfriend Beth with the help of Toulon’s puppets. However their help is short lived as they…

Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
War of the Dead

War of the Dead

War of the Dead
IMDb: 4.1
86

Captain Martin Stone is leading a finely-trained, elite platoon of Allied soldiers as they attack an enemy bunker. Underestimating their enemy’s strength, they are quickly beaten back into the forest….

Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, War
The Delta Force

The Delta Force

The Delta Force
IMDb: 5.6
125

A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them…

Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Age of Heroes

Age of Heroes

Age of Heroes
IMDb: 5.6
90

The true story of the formation of Ian Fleming’s 30 Commando unit, a precursor for the elite forces in the U.K.

Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Burning Blue

Burning Blue

Burning Blue
IMDb: 5.7
96

Following two fatal aircraft accidents aboard an Aircraft Carrier, a government agent is placed aboard the ship. His mission is to determine what may be at the root of these…

Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Miracle at St. Anna

Miracle at St. Anna

Miracle at St. Anna
IMDb: 6.0
160

Miracle at St. Anna chronicles the story of four American soldiers who are members of the all-black 92nd “Buffalo Soldier” Division stationed in Tuscany, Italy during World War II.

Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Hannibal Rising

Hannibal Rising

Hannibal Rising
IMDb: 6.2
121

The story of the early, murderous roots of the cannibalistic killer, Hannibal Lecter – from his hard-scrabble Lithuanian childhood, where he witnesses the repulsive lengths to which hungry soldiers will…

Genre: Crime, Drama, War
The Great Raid

The Great Raid

The Great Raid
IMDb: 6.7
132

As World War II rages, the elite Sixth Ranger Battalion is given a mission of heroic proportions: push 30 miles behind enemy lines and liberate over 500 American prisoners of…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Heartbreak Ridge

Heartbreak Ridge

Heartbreak Ridge
IMDb: 6.8
130

A hard-nosed, hard-living Marine gunnery sergeant clashes with his superiors and his ex-wife as he takes command of a spoiled recon platoon with a bad attitude.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
The Warlords

The Warlords

The Warlords
IMDb: 7.1
126

A heroic tale of three blood brothers and their struggle in the midst of war and political upheaval. It is based on “The Assassination of Ma,” a Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Messenger

The Messenger

The Messenger
IMDb: 7.1
113

Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification service. Montgomery is partnered with Captain Tony Stone…

Genre: Drama, History, War
When Trumpets Fade

When Trumpets Fade

When Trumpets Fade
IMDb: 7.2
95

In WWII Western Germany, Private David Manning reluctantly leaves behind a mortally wounded fellow soldier and searches for survivors from his platoon, only to learn from commanding officer Captain Pritchett…

Genre: Drama, War
Admiral

Admiral

Admiral
IMDb: N/A
N/A
123

This is a story of a great love facing the greatest drama of the history of Russia. Admiral Kolchak is a true war hero and beloved husband and father. One…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Jin ling shi san chai

Jin ling shi san chai

Jin ling shi san chai
IMDb: 7.6
146

A Westerner finds refuge with a group of women in a church during Japan’s rape of Nanking in 1937. Posing as a priest, he attempts to lead the women to…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Religulous

Religulous

Religulous
IMDb: 7.7
101

Commentator-comic Bill Maher plays devil’s advocate with religion as he talks to believers about their faith. Traveling around the world, Maher examines the tenets of Christianity, Judaism and Islam and…

The Patrol

The Patrol

The Patrol
IMDb: 4.3
85

Afghanistan, 2006, Helmand Province becomes one of the most dangerous places on Earth as the British Army is deployed into the Taliban heartland. The Operation, Herrick, became synonymous with the…

Genre: Drama, War
The Trials of Muhammad Ali

The Trials of Muhammad Ali

The Trials of Muhammad Ali
IMDb: 7.4
86

Brash boxer Cassius Clay burst into the American consciousness in the early 1960s, just ahead of the Civil Rights movement. His transformation into the spiritually enlightened heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali…

5 Days of War

5 Days of War

5 Days of War
IMDb: 5.6
113

An American journalist and his cameraman are caught in the combat zone during the first Russian airstrikes against Georgia. Rescuing Tatia, a young Georgian schoolteacher separated from her family during…

Genre: Drama, War
Appleseed Ex Machina

Appleseed Ex Machina

Appleseed Ex Machina
IMDb: 7.1
105

As members of ESWAT, the elite forces serving Olympus, Deunan and Briaereos they are deployed everywhere trouble strikes. Olympus finds itself under a stealth attack – cyborg terrorism, deadly nanotech…

Stop Loss

Stop Loss

Stop Loss
IMDb: 6.5
113

A veteran soldier returns from his completed tour of duty in Iraq, only to find his life turned upside down when he is arbitrarily ordered to return to field duty…

Genre: Drama, War