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Fury (Movie, 2014)

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Fury

April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened Army sergeant named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank and his five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered, out-gunned, and with a rookie soldi

IMDb: 7.6 (346,154 votes)
Metascore: 64

Genre: Action, Drama, War

Starring: Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, Michael Peña

Directed by: David Ayer

Enemy at the Gates (Movie, 2001)

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Enemy at the Gates

A Russian and a German sniper play a game of cat-and-mouse during the Battle of Stalingrad.

IMDb: 7.6 (207,912 votes)
Metascore: 53

Genre: Drama, History, War

Starring: Jude Law, Ed Harris, Rachel Weisz, Joseph Fiennes

Directed by: Jean-Jacques Annaud

Last Days in Vietnam (Movie, 2014)

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Last Days in Vietnam

During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese people desperately attempt to escape. On the ground, ...

IMDb: 7.6 (3,157 votes)
Metascore: 86

Genre: Documentary, History, War

Starring: Richard Nixon, Henry Kissinger, Stuart Herrington, Juan Valdez

Directed by: Rory Kennedy

City of Ghosts (Movie, 2017)

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City of Ghosts

A documentary that follows the efforts of "Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently," a handful of anonymous activists who banded together after their homeland was taken over by ISIS in 2014. ...

IMDb: 7.6 (1,071 votes)
Metascore: 86

Genre: Documentary, War

Starring: Hamoud, Hussam, Mohamad, Hassan

Directed by: Matthew Heineman

Let There Be Light (Movie, 1946)

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Let There Be Light

The final entry in a trilogy of films produced for the U.S. government by John Huston. This documentary film follows 75 U.S. soldiers who have sustained debilitating emotional trauma and ...

IMDb: 7.6 (983 votes)

Genre: Documentary, War

Starring: Walter Huston

Directed by: John Huston

Legends Of The Fall (Movie, 1994)

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Legends Of The Fall

Epic tale of three brothers and their father living in the remote wilderness of 1900s USA and how their lives are affected by nature, history, war, and love.

IMDb: 7.5 (122,826 votes)
Metascore: 45

Genre: Drama, Romance, War

Starring: Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Aidan Quinn, Julia Ormond

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Gallipoli (Movie, 2005)

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Gallipoli

Explore the World War I Gallipoli battle through dramatic reenactments, 3D animation and interviews with noted experts in this meticulous docudrama.

IMDb: 7.5 (1,419 votes)

Genre: Documentary, War

Starring: Sam Neill, Zafer Ergin, Demetri Goritsas, Jeremy Irons

Directed by: Tolga Örnek

Trench Town: The Forgotten Land (Movie, 2007)

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Trench Town: The Forgotten Land

Trench Town, Jamaica, is the most famous ghetto in the World. Immortalised by Bob Marley it is now one of the most dangerous places on the planet. This film examines how the people survive ...

IMDb: 7.5 (6 votes)

Genre: Documentary, War

Starring: N/A

Directed by: James Ewart

The English Patient (Movie, 1996)

At the close of WWII, a young nurse tends to a badly-burned plane crash victim. His past is shown in flashbacks, revealing an involvement in a fateful love affair.

IMDb: 7.4 (154,044 votes)
Metascore: 87

Genre: Drama, Romance, War

Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem Dafoe, Kristin Scott Thomas

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

A Bridge Too Far (Movie, 1977)

A Bridge Too Far

A historical telling of the failed attempt to capture several bridges on a road to Germany in World War II, in a campaign called Operation Market-Garden.

IMDb: 7.4 (43,676 votes)

Genre: Drama, History, War

Starring: Siem Vroom, Marlies van Alcmaer, Erik van 't Wout, Wolfgang Preiss

Directed by: Richard Attenborough

The Last Metro (Le dernier métro) (Movie, 1980)

The Last Metro (Le dernier métro)

In occupied Paris, an actress married to a Jewish theater owner must keep him hidden from the Nazis while doing both of their jobs.

IMDb: 7.4 (10,085 votes)

Genre: Drama, Romance, War

Starring: Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Jean Poiret, Andréa Ferréol

Directed by: François Truffaut

The Memphis Belle: A Story of a\nFlying Fortress (Movie, 1944)

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The Memphis Belle: A Story of a\nFlying Fortress

Documentary about the 25th and last bombing mission of a B17, the "Memphis Belle". The "Memphis Belle" took part in a great bombing raid on sub-pens in Wilhelmshafen, Germany. On their way ...

IMDb: 7.4 (870 votes)

Genre: Documentary, History, War

Starring: Stanley Wray, Robert Morgan, James A. Verinis, Robert J. Hanson

Directed by: William Wyler

2 or 3 Things I Know About Him (Movie, 2005)

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2 or 3 Things I Know About Him

Family drama and historical truth collide in this film about the painful legacy cast by Hanns Ludin, a prominent Nazi executed for war crimes in 1947. In this documentary, Hanns Ludin's son...

IMDb: 7.4 (124 votes)
Metascore: 74

Genre: Documentary, Drama, War

Starring: N/A

Directed by: Malte Ludin

Soldiers of Conscience (Movie, 2007)

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Soldiers of Conscience

A brave and balanced look at the choice a soldier makes when he finally must pull the trigger.

IMDb: 7.4 (86 votes)

Genre: Documentary, War

Starring: Kevin Benderman, Joshua Casteel, Peter Coyote, Aidan Delgado

Directed by: Catherine Ryan, Gary Weimberg

Ami Aadu (Movie, 2010)

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Ami Aadu

An endearing love story in the time of cultural conflicts presenting the personal tragedy of the emigrant commoner caught in the crossfire of international wars.

IMDb: 7.4 (38 votes)

Genre: Drama, War

Starring: Angana Basu, Bidipta Chakraborty, Mithu Chakraborty, Biplab Chatterjee

Directed by: Somnath Gupta

In Darkness (Movie, 2011)

In Darkness

A dramatization of one man's rescue of Jewish refugees in the Nazi-occupied Polish city of Lvov.

IMDb: 7.3 (8,751 votes)
Metascore: 74

Genre: Drama, War

Starring: Robert Wieckiewicz, Benno Fürmann, Agnieszka Grochowska, Maria Schrader

Directed by: Agnieszka Holland

The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler (Movie, 2009)

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The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

The story of Irena Sendler, a social worker who was part of the Polish underground during World War II and was arrested by the Nazis for saving the lives of nearly 2,500 Jewish children by smuggling them out of the Warsaw ghetto.

IMDb: 7.3 (3,196 votes)

Genre: Biography, Drama, War

Starring: Anna Paquin, Marcia Gay Harden, Goran Visnjic, Nathaniel Parker

Directed by: John Kent Harrison

Chittagong (Movie, 2012)

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Chittagong

Set in the turbulence of the 1930s British India, a 14 year old boy, Jhunku, and his journey to find where he belongs. For the first time in Indian history, the British army is defeated by ...

IMDb: 7.3 (1,039 votes)

Genre: Action, Drama, War

Starring: Manoj Bajpayee, Barry John, Delzad Hiwale, Vega Tamotia

Directed by: Bedabrata Pain

Why We Fight: The Battle of Russia (Movie, 1943)

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Why We Fight: The Battle of Russia

Documentary revealing the nature and process of the fight between the Soviet Union and Germany in the Second World War.

IMDb: 7.3 (777 votes)

Genre: Documentary, History, War

Starring: Ion Antonescu, Nikolay Cherkasov, Anthony Eden, Hermann Göring

Directed by: Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak

Great Raids of World War II (Series, 2006)

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Great Raids of World War II

Showcases a series of daring raid made by various sections of the British military during World War II. The raids highlighted are "Stopping Hitler's A-Bomb", "Prison Busters", Radar Beam ...

IMDb: 7.3 (55 votes)

Genre: Documentary, History, War

Starring: Robert Powell

Directed by: Jonathan Martin

War Horse (Movie, 2011)

War Horse

Young Albert enlists to serve in World War I after his beloved horse is sold to the cavalry. Albert's hopeful journey takes him out of England and to the front lines as the war rages on.

IMDb: 7.2 (126,954 votes)
Metascore: 72

Genre: Drama, War

Starring: Jeremy Irvine, Peter Mullan, Emily Watson, Niels Arestrup

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

The Horse Soldiers (Movie, 1959)

The Horse Soldiers

A Union Cavalry outfit is sent behind Confederate lines in strength to destroy a rail/supply center. Along with them is sent a doctor who causes instant antipathy between him and the ...

IMDb: 7.2 (7,531 votes)

Genre: Adventure, Romance, War

Starring: John Wayne, William Holden, Constance Towers, Judson Pratt

Directed by: John Ford

Loose Change 9/11 (Movie, 2009)

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Loose Change 9/11

Film in the Loose Change series.

IMDb: 7.2 (3,101 votes)

Genre: Documentary, History, War

Starring: Osama bin Laden, Johnelle Bryant, George W. Bush, Laura Bush

Directed by: Dylan Avery

Prelude to War (Movie, 1942)

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Prelude to War

The official World War II US Government film statement defining the various enemies of the Allies and why they must be fought.

IMDb: 7.2 (1,181 votes)

Genre: Documentary, History, War

Starring: Victor Bulwer-Lytton, Kai-Shek Chiang, Walter Darré, Otto Dietrich

Directed by: Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak

Fog In August (Movie, 2016)

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Fog In August

A Roma boy is placed in a mental hospital and experiences the Nazi euthanasia program. Aware of what was happening and attached to friends, the lad attempts to sabotage the program. The ...

IMDb: 7.2 (622 votes)

Genre: Drama, War

Starring: Ivo Pietzcker, Sebastian Koch, Thomas Schubert, Fritzi Haberlandt

Directed by: Kai Wessel

Valkyrie (Movie, 2008)

Valkyrie

A dramatization of the 20 July assassination and political coup plot by desperate renegade German Army officers against Hitler during World War II.

IMDb: 7.1 (199,332 votes)
Metascore: 56

Genre: Drama, Thriller, War

Starring: Tom Cruise, Kenneth Branagh, Bill Nighy, Tom Wilkinson

Directed by: Bryan Singer

Beneath Hill 60 (Movie, 2010)

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Beneath Hill 60

In 1916, the 1st Australian Tunnelling Company is tunneling beneath German fortifications and bunkers to detonate massive explosive charges.

IMDb: 7.1 (6,322 votes)

Genre: Drama, History, War

Starring: Brendan Cowell, Alan Dukes, Alex Thompson, Harrison Gilbertson

Directed by: Jeremy Sims

Rebellion (Series, 2016)

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Rebellion

Rebellion is a five part serial drama about the birth of modern Ireland. The story is told from the perspectives of a group of fictional characters who live through the political events of the 1916 Easter Rising.

IMDb: 7.1 (1,237 votes)

Genre: Drama, War

Starring: Ruth Bradley, Paul Reid, Brian McCardie, Tom Turner

Directed by: Aku Louhimies

The Moonhunter (Movie, 2001)

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The Moonhunter

The Moonhunter tells a true story of two young Thai revolutionaries. Seksan Prasertkul, a fearless student leader, who, in October 1973, commanded the biggest mass demonstration in modern ...

IMDb: 7.1 (56 votes)

Genre: Drama, War

Starring: Punu Suwanno, Pimpan Chanta, Kriangkrai Fookasem, Supalak Chaowayuth

Directed by: Bhandit Rittakol

Horses of Gettysburg (Movie, 2006)

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Horses of Gettysburg

Humans have relied on horses since the dawn of time, but there is no stronger bond than between a horse and rider on the battlefield. Narrated by Ronald F. Maxwell, director of the epic ...

IMDb: 7.1 (12 votes)

Genre: Documentary, History, War

Starring: Ron Maxwell

Directed by: Mark Bussler