War Movies
Sniper: The White Raven (2022)

Sniper: The White Raven (2022)

Sniper: The White Raven (2022)
IMDb: 7.3
120

Mykola is an eccentric pacifist who wants to be useful to humanity. When the war begins at Donbass, Mykola’s naive world is collapsing as the militants kill his pregnant wife…

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Genre: Drama, War
Benediction (2022)

Benediction (2022)

Benediction (2022)
IMDb: 6.8
137

The story of soldier and poet Siegfried Sassoon (1886–1967), who was decorated for bravery on the Western Front, and is best remembered for his angry and compassionate poems about the…

Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Wolf Hound (2022)

Wolf Hound (2022)

Wolf Hound (2022)
IMDb: N/A
127

Inspired by the real-life German special operations unit KG 200 that shot down, repaired, and flew Allied aircraft as Trojan horses, “Wolf Hound” takes place in 1944 German-occupied France and…

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Genre: Action, Adventure, War
There Be Dragons (2011)

There Be Dragons (2011)

There Be Dragons (2011)
IMDb: 5.7
112

Arising out of the horror of the Spanish Civil War, a candidate for canonization is investigated by a journalist who discovers his own estranged father had a deep, dark and…

Genre: Biography, Drama, War
The Reconciliation (2017)

The Reconciliation (2017)

The Reconciliation (2017)
IMDb: 5.4
87

The beginning of 1945, Poland. In a newly liberated country, the Communist Security Service is annihilating its enemies under the guise of punishing “national traitors.” They organize a labor camp…

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Genre: Drama, War
In Love and War (2001)

In Love and War (2001)

In Love and War (2001)
IMDb: 6.5
90

After being released from an Italian prison, British officer Eric Newby (Blue) must find his way out of Italy before the Germans come. However, he is injured on the way…

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Murphy’s War (1971)

Murphy’s War (1971)

Murphy’s War (1971)
IMDb: 6.8
107

Murphy is the sole survivor of his crew, that has been massacred by a German U-Boat in the closing days of World War II. He is rescued, and ends up…

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Genre: Drama, War
Bloody Sunday (2002)

Bloody Sunday (2002)

Bloody Sunday (2002)
IMDb: 7.6
107

The dramatised story of the Irish civil rights protest march on January 30 1972 which ended in a massacre by British troops.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Foxhole (2021)

Foxhole (2021)

Foxhole (2021)
IMDb: N/A
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.

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Genre: Drama, War
Pan’s Labyrinth (2006)

Pan’s Labyrinth (2006)

Pan’s Labyrinth (2006)
IMDb: 8.2
118

Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims…

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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, War
The Messenger (2009)

The Messenger (2009)

The Messenger (2009)
IMDb: 7.1
113

Will Montgomery, 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, to give…

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
The Legend of Zhao Yun (2021)

The Legend of Zhao Yun (2021)

The Legend of Zhao Yun (2021)
IMDb: 6.5
96

When political tactics and ambitions dominated, Zhao Yun stepped forward to rescue Adou and confront Cao Cao’s 830,000 soldiers.

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Genre: Action, History, War
Operation Mincemeat (2022)

Operation Mincemeat (2022)

Operation Mincemeat (2022)
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, War
Miss Evers’ Boys (1997)

Miss Evers’ Boys (1997)

Miss Evers’ Boys (1997)
IMDb: 7.2
118

The true story of the US Government’s 1932 Tuskeegee Syphilis Experiments, in which a group of black test subjects were allowed to die, despite a cure having been developed.

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Genre: Drama, War
Heartbreak Ridge (1986)

Heartbreak Ridge (1986)

Heartbreak Ridge (1986)
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.

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Genre: Drama, War
Windtalkers (2002)

Windtalkers (2002)

Windtalkers (2002)
IMDb: 6.1
134

Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a “windtalker” – one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken…

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Genre: Action, Drama, War
Carriage to Vienna (1966)

Carriage to Vienna (1966)

Carriage to Vienna (1966)
IMDb: 7.7
76

A WW2 story of a young Austrian soldier running from the Russian army and a woman whom he forces to come along in order to save his wounded mate.

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Genre: Drama, War
Deathwatch (2002)

Deathwatch (2002)

Deathwatch (2002)
IMDb: 5.9
94

In the brutal trench fighting of the First World War, a British Infantry Company is separated from their regiment after a fierce battle. Attempting to return to their lines, the…

Genre: Drama, Horror, War
Snipers (2022)

Snipers (2022)

Snipers (2022)
IMDb: 6.7
96

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: Action, Drama, War
The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977)

The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977)

The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977)
IMDb: 6.0
85

Digby Geste joins his brother, Beau, in the Foreign Legion following the theft of a priceless family heirloom.

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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
War and Peace, Part I: Andrei Bolkonsky (1966)

War and Peace, Part I: Andrei Bolkonsky (1966)

War and Peace, Part I: Andrei Bolkonsky (1966)
IMDb: 8.2
147

The first film of a four-part adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s 1869 novel. In St. Petersburg of 1805, Pierre Bezukhov, the illegitimate son of a rich nobleman, is introduced to high…

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Genre: Drama, War
Rescue Dawn (2006)

Rescue Dawn (2006)

Rescue Dawn (2006)
IMDb: 7.3
120

A US Fighter pilot’s epic struggle of survival after being shot down on a mission over Laos during the Vietnam War.

The 7th Dawn (1964)

The 7th Dawn (1964)

The 7th Dawn (1964)
IMDb: 6.4
123

Political and personal intrigues surround a group of characters in Malaya, after the close of the Second World War.

Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself (2003)

And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself (2003)

And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself (2003)
IMDb: 6.5
112

In 1914, the Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa invites studios to shoot his actual battles against Porfírio Diaz army to raise funds for financing guns and ammunition. The Mutual Film Corporation,…

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Brothers (2009)

Brothers (2009)

Brothers (2009)
IMDb: 7.1
105

When his helicopter goes down during his fourth tour of duty in Afghanistan, Marine Sam Cahill is presumed dead. Back home, brother Tommy steps in to look over Sam’s wife,…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
U311 Cherkasy (2020)

U311 Cherkasy (2020)

U311 Cherkasy (2020)
IMDb: 6.9
102

The crew of Ukrainian NAVY minesweeper U311 “Cherkasy” is resisting seizure of the vessel by Russian army in Crimea in 2014.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Purple Horizon (1971)

The Purple Horizon (1971)

The Purple Horizon (1971)
IMDb: 6.8
89

Since its first premiere in 1971, a classic Republic of Vietnam (1954-1975) war romance feature based on a fiction novel by military writer, Van-Quang. The film was lost for more…

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Genre: Romance, War
An Ungentlemanly Act (1992)

An Ungentlemanly Act (1992)

An Ungentlemanly Act (1992)
IMDb: 7.4
130

Based on actual accounts, this film portrays the days and hours before and during the invasion of the Falkland Islands by Argentina, which eventually lead to the Falklands War. As…

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Genre: History, War
Housewife, 49 (2006)

Housewife, 49 (2006)

Housewife, 49 (2006)
IMDb: 7.7
88

Downtrodden wife and mother Nella’s life takes an unexpected turn for the better after she joins the Women’s Voluntary Service office in Barrow-in-Furness during the Second World War. However, her…

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Genre: Drama, War
Joe Maddison’s War (2010)

Joe Maddison’s War (2010)

Joe Maddison’s War (2010)
IMDb: 7.1
85

Newcastle, 1939. Shipyard worker Joe feels emasculated and past his prime; too old to serve in the war, and he’s shocked when his wife leaves him for a younger naval…

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Genre: Drama, War
The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954)

The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954)

The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954)
IMDb: 6.7
102

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

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Tropic Thunder (2008)

Tropic Thunder (2008)

Tropic Thunder (2008)
IMDb: 7.0
107

Ben Stiller, Jack Black and Robert Downey Jr. lead an ensemble cast in ‘Tropic Thunder,’ an action comedy about a group of self-absorbed actors who set out to make the…

Genre: Action, Comedy, War
Return of the 18 Bronzemen (1976)

Return of the 18 Bronzemen (1976)

Return of the 18 Bronzemen (1976)
IMDb: 6.1
93

Despite the national resistance, the Manchurians have taken over China, but the Ching Emperor fears that the Shaolin Temple disciples would overthrow the dynasty. So he disguises himself as a…

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Genre: Action, Adventure, War
The Virtuous Sin (1930)

The Virtuous Sin (1930)

The Virtuous Sin (1930)
IMDb: 5.6
80

Marya gets friendly with General Platoff in order to save her husband Victor from being executed.

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
San Demetrio London (1943)

San Demetrio London (1943)

San Demetrio London (1943)
IMDb: 6.7
104

British drama documentary from 1943, based on the true story of the 1940 rescue of the tanker MV San Demetrio by parts of her own crew after she had been…

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Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
18 Bronzemen (1976)

18 Bronzemen (1976)

18 Bronzemen (1976)
IMDb: 6.3
81

During the Manchurian invasion of China, the son of the Ming Dynasty General takes refuge in the Shaolin Temple to learn martial arts, so that he may seek revenge for…

Genre: Action, Drama, War
Undercover (1943)

Undercover (1943)

Undercover (1943)
IMDb: 6.1
80

Occupied Yugoslavia. With organised resistance shattered by the Nazi onslaught it is only the activity of small guerrilla bands that bring fresh hope to the people. But quislings and infiltrators…

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Genre: Drama, War
Private’s Progress (1956)

Private’s Progress (1956)

Private’s Progress (1956)
IMDb: 6.6
97

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, but befriends…

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Genre: Comedy, War
36 Hours (1964)

36 Hours (1964)

36 Hours (1964)
IMDb: 7.3
115

Germans kidnap an American major and try to convince him that World War II is over, so that they can get details about the Allied invasion of Europe out of…

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Genre: Thriller, War
The Winter War (1989)

The Winter War (1989)

The Winter War (1989)
IMDb: 7.6
189

Russia attacked Finland in late November 1939. This film tells the story of a Finnish platoon of reservists from the municipality of Kauhava in the province of Pohjanmaa/Ostrobothnia who leave…

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Genre: Drama, History, War