War

The Battle of Algiers
8.1

The Battle of Algiers

Sep. 08, 1966

The Battle of Algiers

Tracing the struggle of the Algerian Front de Liberation Nationale to gain freedom from French colonial rule as seen through the eyes of Ali from ...
Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation
5.7

Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation

Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation is a 2007 epic film on the Namibian independence struggle against South African occupation as seen through ...
Bataan
6.9

Bataan

Jun. 03, 1943

Bataan

During Japan’s invasion of the Philippines in 1942, Capt. Henry Lassiter, Sgt. Bill Dane and a diverse group of American soldiers are ...
Back to Bataan
6.7

Back to Bataan

May. 30, 1945

Back to Bataan

An Army colonel leads a guerrilla campaign against the Japanese in the Philippines.
Ardennes Fury
2.2

Ardennes Fury

Nov. 11, 2014

Ardennes Fury

As the Battle of the Bulge rages on, an American tank unit gets trapped behind Nazi lines. With just hours before the bombs of Operation Ardennes ...
The Midwife
6.0

The Midwife

Sep. 04, 2015

The Midwife

‘The Midwife’ (fin.’Kätilö’) is a romance-drama set during WWII in Finland’s Lapland province, a major European battle ...
In the Crosswind
7.6

In the Crosswind

Mar. 28, 2014

In the Crosswind

June 14, 1941, 3 a.m. Over 40000 people from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania are deported by Soviets to Siberia. Among them is a philosophy student ...
Hearts and Minds
8.2

Hearts and Minds

Jan. 01, 1974

Hearts and Minds

Many times during his presidency, Lyndon B. Johnson said that ultimate victory in the Vietnam War depended upon the U.S. military winning the ...
The Big Parade
7.9

The Big Parade

Nov. 05, 1925

The Big Parade

The story of an idle rich boy who joins the US Army’s Rainbow Division and is sent to France to fight in World War I, becomes friends with ...
Wings
7.5

Wings

Aug. 12, 1927

Wings

Two young men, one rich, one middle class, both in love with the same woman, become US Air Corps fighter pilots and, eventually, heroic flying ...
A Farewell to Arms
6.5

A Farewell to Arms

Dec. 08, 1932

A Farewell to Arms

A tale of the World War I love affair, begun in Italy, between American ambulance driver Lt. Frederic Henry and British nurse Catherine Barkley. ...
Duck Soup
7.8

Duck Soup

Nov. 17, 1933

Duck Soup

Rufus T. Firefly is named president/dictator of bankrupt Freedonia and declares war on neighboring Sylvania over the love of wealthy Mrs. Teasdale.
The Spy in Black
6.9

The Spy in Black

Oct. 07, 1939

The Spy in Black

A German submarine is sent to the Orkney Isles in 1917 to sink the British fleet.
They Died with Their Boots On
7.2

They Died with Their Boots On

The story follows General George Armstrong Custer’s adventures from his West Point days to his death. He defies orders during the Civil ...
Hangmen Also Die!
7.5

Hangmen Also Die!

Apr. 15, 1943

Hangmen Also Die!

During the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia, surgeon Dr. Franticek Svoboda, a Czech patriot, assassinates the brutal “Hangman of ...
From Here to Eternity
7.6

From Here to Eternity

Aug. 28, 1953

From Here to Eternity

In 1941 Hawaii, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit’s team, while his captain’s wife and second in command are ...
War Arrow
5.9

War Arrow

Jan. 01, 1954

War Arrow

A thrilling Cavalry-versus-Indians adventure starring Jeff Chandler as an Army official recruiting Seminole allies, against his superior’s ...
The Purple Plain
6.5

The Purple Plain

Nov. 25, 1954

The Purple Plain

After losing his bride in a Luftwaffe air raid, bomber pilot Forrester becomes a solitary killing machine, who doesn’t care whether he ...
Exodus
6.7

Exodus

Mar. 27, 1960

Exodus

The theme is the founding of the state of Israel. The action begins on a ship filled with Jewish immigrants bound for Israel who are being off ...
Operation Crossbow
6.6

Operation Crossbow

Apr. 01, 1965

Operation Crossbow

Allied agents infiltrate the Nazi rocket complex at Peenemunde in order to obtain their secrets and sabotage the plant.The film alternates ...
Khartoum
6.8

Khartoum

Jun. 09, 1966

Khartoum

English General Charles George Gordon is appointed military governor of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan by the Prime Minister. Ordered to evacuate Egyptians ...
The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming
7.1

The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming

Without hostile intent, a Soviet sub runs aground off New England. Men are sent for a boat, but many villagers go into a tizzy, risking bloodshed.
Tobruk
6.4

Tobruk

Feb. 07, 1967

Tobruk

In September 1942, the German Afrika Korps under Rommel have successfully pushed the Allies back into Egypt. A counter-attack is planned, for ...
Catch-22
7.2

Catch-22

Jun. 24, 1970

Catch-22

A bombardier in World War II tries desperately to escape the insanity of the war. However, sometimes insanity is the only sane way to cope with a ...
Cross of Iron
7.5

Cross of Iron

Jan. 29, 1977

Cross of Iron

It is 1943, and the German army—ravaged and demoralised—is hastily retreating from the Russian front. In the midst of the madness, conflict brews ...
The Inglorious Bastards
6.6

The Inglorious Bastards

Set in Europe during WWII, a group of American soldiers on their way to military prison are beset upon by a German artillery attack, escaping ...
Zulu Dawn
6.6

Zulu Dawn

May. 14, 1979

Zulu Dawn

In 1879, the British suffer a great loss at the Battle of Isandlwana due to incompetent leadership. Cy Endfield co-wrote the epic prequel Zulu ...
Breaker Morant
7.8

Breaker Morant

May. 15, 1980

Breaker Morant

During the Boer War, three Australian lieutenants are on trial for shooting Boer prisoners. Though they acted under orders, they are being used ...
Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence
7.3

Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence

In 1942, British soldier Jack Celliers comes to a japanese prison camp. The camp is run by Yonoi, who has a firm belief in discipline, honour and ...