War Movies
The Bamboo House of Dolls

The Bamboo House of Dolls

The Bamboo House of Dolls
IMDb: 5.5
110

A nurse in a Japanese women’s POW camp during World War II masterminds an escapee.

Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, War
A Very Long Engagement

A Very Long Engagement

A Very Long Engagement
IMDb: 7.6
133

In 1919, Mathilde was 19 years old. Two years earlier, her fiancé Manech left for the front at the Somme. Like millions of others he was “killed on the field…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
As Far As My Feet Will Carry Me

As Far As My Feet Will Carry Me

As Far As My Feet Will Carry Me
IMDb: 7.4
158

The German soldier Clemens Forel – determined to be reunited with his beloved family – makes a dramatic escape through bitter cold winters, desolate landscapes, and life threatening ventures from…

Genre: Drama, War
Kapo

Kapo

Kapo
IMDb: 7.6
120

Determined to survive at any price, Edith, a young Jewish woman deported to an extermination camp, manages to survive by accepting the role of kapo, a privileged prisoner whose mission…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Boyhood

Boyhood

Boyhood
IMDb: 6.7
110

When a family has to relocate due to the war, they are ostracized by their new community.

Genre: Drama, War
The Bridges at Toko-Ri

The Bridges at Toko-Ri

The Bridges at Toko-Ri
IMDb: 6.7
102

A naval aviator is assigned to bomb a group of heavily defended bridges during the Korean War.

Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Hostile Waters

Hostile Waters

Hostile Waters
IMDb: 6.2
94

Based on true events, an American submarine collides into a Soviet sub of the coast of America and an ensuing standoff occurs that could lead to total annihilation.

Homeland Security

Homeland Security

Homeland Security
IMDb: 4.3
98

Admiral McKee (Tom Skerritt) is retired, when following the events of 9/11 he receives a call from the White House informing him that his commander in chief requires him to…

Genre: Drama, War
Blood on the Sun

Blood on the Sun

Blood on the Sun
IMDb: 6.1
93

Nick Condon, an American journalist in 1945 Tokyo, publishes the Japanese master plan for world domination. Reaction from the understandably upset Japanese provides the action, but this is overshadowed by…

Genre: Action, Drama, War
Dogfight

Dogfight

Dogfight
IMDb: 7.4
94

In the fall of 1963, Eddie Birdlace is an 18-year-old Marine Corps volunteer who is about to ship out with three of his buddies for a tour of duty in…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Japan’s Longest Day

Japan’s Longest Day

Japan’s Longest Day
IMDb: 7.7
157

Following the detonation of the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the Japanese military and the government clash over the demand from the Allies for unconditional surrender. Minister of the…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Eternal Zero

The Eternal Zero

The Eternal Zero
IMDb: 7.3
144

A young man Kentaro Saeki (Haruma Miura) keeps failing his bar test and does not know what to do any more. His older sister Keiko is a freelance writer. Kentaro…

Genre: Drama, War
Blizzard of Souls

Blizzard of Souls

Blizzard of Souls
IMDb: 8.3
123

The love story of sixteen-year-old Arturs is interrupted by the First World War. After losing his mother and his home, he finds some consolation in joining the army, because this…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Tanks for Stalin

Tanks for Stalin

Tanks for Stalin
IMDb: 4.7
95

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…

Genre: Action, Adventure, War
The Soldier

The Soldier

The Soldier
IMDb: 5.2
86

The film is based on real events. This is a story about exciting events that occurred in the life of the smallest soldier – the hero of the Great Patriotic…

Genre: Drama, War
Journey for Margaret

Journey for Margaret

Journey for Margaret
IMDb: 7.2
81

An American newspaperman and his wife, end up in London after several retreats in the opening days of WWII. After a shrapnel wound and loss of her baby she returns…

Genre: Drama, War
Port Arthur

Port Arthur

Port Arthur
IMDb: 6.6
185

Depicts the bloody siege of Port Arthur, one of the most strongly fortified positions in the world, during the Russo-Japanese War.

Genre: Drama, History, War
The War at Home

The War at Home

The War at Home
IMDb: 7.6
100

Documentary film about the anti-war movement in the Madison, Wisconsin area during the time of the Vietnam War. It combines archival footage and interviews with participants that explore the events…

Genre: Documentary, War
Springfield Rifle

Springfield Rifle

Springfield Rifle
IMDb: 6.7
93

Major Lex Kearney, dishonourably discharged from the army for cowardice in battle, volunteers to go undercover to try to prevent raids against shipments of horses desperately needed for the Union…

Genre: War, Western
The Round Up

The Round Up

The Round Up
IMDb: 7.1
115

A faithful retelling of the 1942 “Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup” and the events surrounding it.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Admiral

Admiral

Admiral
IMDb: 6.8
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
Brave New Land

Brave New Land

Brave New Land
IMDb: 6.5
104

Diogo is a cartographer and artist who is encharged to set the new frontiers of Portuguese Colonies in South America. When he reaches the center of the continent, finds apparently…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Mystery Submarine

Mystery Submarine

Mystery Submarine
IMDb: 6.8
92

A British convoy is trying to elude a group of German U-Boats.

Genre: War
Men Behind the Sun

Men Behind the Sun

Men Behind the Sun
IMDb: 6.1
105

The film is a graphic depiction of the war atrocities committed by the Japanese at Unit 731, the secret biological weapons experimentation unit of the Imperial Japanese Army during World…

Genre: Drama, History, Horror, War
Blockade

Blockade

Blockade
IMDb: 5.7
85

A simple peasant is forced to take up arms to defend his farm during the Spanish Civil War. Along the way he falls in love with a Russian girl whose…

Genre: Drama, War
Shadow in the Cloud

Shadow in the Cloud

Shadow in the Cloud
IMDb: 4.2
83

A WWII pilot traveling with top secret documents on a B-17 Flying Fortress encounters an evil presence on board the flight.

Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, War
The Battalion

The Battalion

The Battalion
IMDb: 6.5
120

Russia, 1917, WWI. This is the story of the 1st Russian Women’s Battalion of Death, formed as part of an ill-conceived propaganda ploy by the Russian Provisional Government in late…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Battle Cry

Battle Cry

Battle Cry
IMDb: 6.4
93

During the military phase of the Meiji Restoration of 1868, Sentaro joins a local militia loyal to the Tokugawa Shogunate in order to fight Imperial troops. But Sentaro’s friendship with…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Operation Cross Eagles

Operation Cross Eagles

Operation Cross Eagles
IMDb: 4.5
90

War – In this thrilling war drama set in Yugoslavia during WWII, a small band of courageous commandoes are sent to kidnap an important German commander in exchange for an…

Genre: War
Line of Demarcation

Line of Demarcation

Line of Demarcation
IMDb: 6.9
120

Line of Demarcation. is a 1966 film written and directed by Claude Chabrol. Its title in French is La Ligne de démarcation. It is based on upon the memoir Mémoires…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Burnt by the Sun 2: Citadel

Burnt by the Sun 2: Citadel

Burnt by the Sun 2: Citadel
IMDb: 4.1
158

The final part of Mikhalkov’s trilogy about Divisional Commander Kotov finds him returning home during World War II having been betrayed, narrowly escaped execution for treason and nearly reduced to…

Genre: Drama, War
Burnt by the Sun 2: Exodus

Burnt by the Sun 2: Exodus

Burnt by the Sun 2: Exodus
IMDb: 4.2
180

Epic film about WWII, a sequel to Utomlyonnye solntsem (1994). Evil Stalin is terrorizing people of Russia while the Nazis are advancing. Russian officer Kotov, who miraculously survived the death…

Genre: Drama, War
A Melody to Remember

A Melody to Remember

A Melody to Remember
IMDb: 6.6
124

Second Lieutenant Han Sang-Yeol leads his platoon during the Korean War in the early 1950s. He carries emotional scars and pain within. So when he meets some children from a…

Genre: Drama, War
The Foreman Went to France

The Foreman Went to France

The Foreman Went to France
IMDb: 6.9
87

Based on the true story of Melbourne Johns, an aircraft factory foreman sent to France to prevent the Nazis getting hold of some vital equipment.

Genre: Drama, War
Decision: Liquidation

Decision: Liquidation

Decision: Liquidation
IMDb: 5.2
96

The ruthless extremist Bazgaev responsible for terrorist attacks which lead to deaths of hundreds of civilians, among them school children, is planning new actions. A group of security officers is…

Genre: Action, Drama, War
Operation Bottleneck

Operation Bottleneck

Operation Bottleneck
IMDb: 4.5
77

WWII Burma…Six paratroopers undertake an extremely dangerous mission against the Japanese. It will ultimately cost them their lives, except for one “lucky” survivor.

Genre: Drama, War
Operation Secret

Operation Secret

Operation Secret
IMDb: 6.1
108

After assisting the French Underground during WWII, an American Officer is later accused of murder and subversive activities by former colleagues. Based on the actual exploits of Lieutenant Colonel Peter…

Genre: Drama, War
Diên Biên Phu

Diên Biên Phu

Diên Biên Phu
IMDb: 6.3
125

Vietnam, 1954. An American reporter finds himself in the middle of the battle of Điện Biên Phủ, between the French army and the Vietminh.

Genre: Drama, War
Price for Peace

Price for Peace

Price for Peace
IMDb: 7.4
90

Steven Spielberg, historian Stephen E. Ambrose, and director James Moll bring us a film with firsthand accounts chronicling the unforgettable events in the Pacific Theater of World War II. From…

Private Valentine: Blonde & Dangerous

Private Valentine: Blonde & Dangerous

Private Valentine: Blonde & Dangerous
IMDb: 4.3
98

When fluffy, bubble gum movie star Megan Valentine suddenly finds herself broke and humiliated in the public eye, she wanders from the wreckage of a car accident and witlessly enlists…