War Movies

Greyhound Attack

Greyhound Attack

Greyhound Attack
IMDb: 1.8
81 min

WWII drama from film-maker Christopher Forbes which follows American fighter pilots on a perilous mission into the skies of enemy territory.

Genre: History, War
Lancaster Skies

Lancaster Skies

Lancaster Skies
IMDb: 3.8
N/A

Douglas, a broken, solitary, Spitfire Ace, must overcome his past to lead a Lancaster bomber crew in the pivotal aerial war over Berlin, in 1944.

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Genre: Action, War
Saving Leningrad

Saving Leningrad

Saving Leningrad
IMDb: 6.8
N/A

September 1941. In a turn of events young lovebirds Kostya and Nastya find themselves on board of a barge that will evacuate people from sieged Leningrad. At night the barge…

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Genre: War
T-34

T-34

T-34
IMDb: 6.6
139 min

In 1944, a courageous group of Russian soldiers managed to escape from German captivity in a half-destroyed legendary T-34 tank. Those were the times of unforgettable bravery, fierce fighting, unbreakable…

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Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Down River

Down River

Down River
IMDb: 2.6
70 min

Four soldiers trapped behind enemy lines must confront their fears and desires while finding a way back to their battalion.

Genre: Action, War
A Private War

A Private War

A Private War
IMDb: 6.7
106 min

One of the most celebrated war correspondents of our time, Marie Colvin is an utterly fearless and rebellious spirit, driven to the frontlines of conflicts across the globe to give…

Genre: War
Overlord

Overlord

Overlord
IMDb: 6.7
110 min

On the eve of D-Day during World War II, American paratroopers are caught behind enemy lines after their plane crashes on a mission to destroy a German Radio Tower in…

Alone We Fight

Alone We Fight

Alone We Fight
IMDb: 3.2
91 min

Facing mounting odds, a small but determined band of American soldiers venture into dangerous enemy territory on a mission to stop an advancing German unit from breaking through the Allied…

Genre: War
Indivisible

Indivisible

Indivisible
IMDb: 5.6
119 min

Upon returning from serving in the U.S. Army, Chaplain Darren Turner faces a crisis that shatters his Family and Faith in God but through the help of his fellow soldiers,…

Genre: War
Air Strike

Air Strike

Air Strike
IMDb: 3.3
97 min

An American pilot is sent to a Chinese province to teach a crew of would-be pilots how to fly war planes against the Japanese during World War II.

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Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Of Fathers and Sons

Of Fathers and Sons

Of Fathers and Sons
IMDb: 7.3
99 min

Talal Derki returns to his homeland where he gains the trust of a radical Islamist family, sharing their daily life for over two years. His camera focuses on Osama and…

They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old
IMDb: 8.4
99 min

A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day, and the end of the war.

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Where Hands Touch

Where Hands Touch

Where Hands Touch
IMDb: 5.5
122 min

Germany, 1944. Leyna, the 15-year old daughter of a white German mother and a black African father, meets Lutz, a compassionate member of the Hitler Youth whose father is a…

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Genre: Romance, War
303 Squadron

303 Squadron

303 Squadron
IMDb: 5.3
100 min

After the fall of the September Campaign of 1939, two Polish pilots are forced to fight for their nation in foreign battlefronts.

Genre: War
Hurricane

Hurricane

Hurricane
IMDb: 5.9
107 min

The story of the Polish fliers who found themselves fighting for the freedom of their own country in foreign skies. Seen through the eyes of Jan Zumbach, fighter ace and…

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Genre: War
Summer of 67

Summer of 67

Summer of 67
IMDb: 5.0
83 min

Based on real life events, Summer of ’67 brings to life the turbulent times of the sixties and the struggles faced by the men and women impacted by the Vietnam…

Genre: History, Romance, War
Scream for Me Sarajevo

Scream for Me Sarajevo

Scream for Me Sarajevo
IMDb: 8.9
95 min

In 1994, Sarajevo was a city under siege. Mortars and rocket propelled grenades rained onto the city, killing indiscriminately, every day. Amongst the madness, two United Nations personnel: a British…

Genre: Documentary, War
Zoo

Zoo

Zoo
IMDb: 6.8
96 min

Young Tom and his misfit friends fight to save ’Buster’ the baby elephant during the German air raid bombings of Belfast in 1941.

Genre: Family, History, War
The Yellow Birds

The Yellow Birds

The Yellow Birds
IMDb: 5.7
96 min

Two young soldiers, Bartle and Murph, navigate the terrors of the Iraq war under the command of the older, troubled Sergeant Sterling. All the while, Bartle is tortured by a…

Genre: War
The Angel

The Angel

The Angel
IMDb: 6.7
114 min

True story of Ashraf Marwan, who was President Nasser’s son-in-law and special adviser and confidant to his successor Anwar Sadat – while simultaneously Israeli Intelligence’s most precious asset of the…

M.I.A. A Greater Evil

M.I.A. A Greater Evil

M.I.A. A Greater Evil
IMDb: 3.7
86 min

American college students head to the jungles of Vietnam to search for lost gold. They become hopelessly lost, and they may not be alone.

Genre: Mystery, Thriller, War
Thousand Yard Stare

Thousand Yard Stare

Thousand Yard Stare
IMDb: 3.9
95 min

Returning home after fighting in Africa during World War II, a soldier with PTSD finds reintegrating with family life increasingly difficult as he relives the battle of Kasserine Pass.

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Genre: War
Sobibor

Sobibor

Sobibor
IMDb: 6.3
110 min

The film is based on a real story that happened in 1943 in the Sobibor concentration camp in German-occupied Poland. The main character of the movie is the Soviet-Jewish soldier…

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Genre: History, War
Tanki

Tanki

Tanki
IMDb: 4.9
95 min

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…

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Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Laugh or Die

Laugh or Die

Laugh or Die
IMDb: 6.7
103 min

Parikka, the actor once called the Funniest Man in Finland, and his troupe are about to be executed for the atrocities committed during the Civil War in Finland. Jaeger Lieutenant…

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Genre: Comedy, History, War
The Resistance Banker

The Resistance Banker

The Resistance Banker
IMDb: 6.9
124 min

In 1942, in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, the banker brothers Walraven and Gijsbert van Hall face their biggest challenge when they decide to help finance the Dutch resistance.

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Genre: War
Hondros

Hondros

Hondros
IMDb: 7.5
86 min

HONDROS follows the life and career of famous war photographer Chris Hondros by exploring the poignant and often surprising stories behind this award-winning photojournalist’s best-known photos. Driven by a commitment…

Wunderland

Wunderland

Wunderland
IMDb: 3.6
85 min

Christmas 1944, The Germans make one final push against the attacking allied armies in the West. Lt. Robert Cappa and his platoon of 2nd Infantry Division soldiers have been ordered…

Genre: War
Operation Red Sea

Operation Red Sea

Operation Red Sea
IMDb: 6.8
142 min

The film is loosely based on the evacuation of the 225 foreign nationals and almost 600 Chinese citizens from Yemen’s southern port of Aden during the 2015 Yemeni Civil War.

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Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Journey’s End

Journey’s End

Journey’s End
IMDb: 6.7
108 min

Set in a dugout in Aisne in 1918, a group of British officers, led by the mentally disintegrating young officer Stanhope, variously await their fate.

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Genre: War
Misirlou

Misirlou

Misirlou
IMDb: 4.9
85 min

A young American Veteran gets involved with a gang of Venice Beach psychos who are killing people to extract a psychedelic compound from their victim’s adrenal glands.

12 Strong

12 Strong

12 Strong
IMDb: 6.6
130 min

A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.

Genre: History, War
The 12th Man

The 12th Man

The 12th Man
IMDb: 7.4
136 min

After a failed anti-Nazi sabotage mission leaves his 11 comrades dead, Norwegian resistance fighter Jan Baalsrud finds himself fleeing from the Gestapo through the snowbound reaches of Scandinavia.

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Genre: War
Instrument of War

Instrument of War

Instrument of War
IMDb: 6.2
90 min

When U.S. B-24 bomber pilot Clair Cline is shot down and captured in northern Germany, one war ends and another begins — to keep hope alive. Now behind Nazi barbed…

Genre: War
The Breadwinner

The Breadwinner

The Breadwinner
IMDb: 7.7
94 min

A headstrong young girl in Afghanistan, ruled by the Taliban, disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family.

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Genre: Animation, Family, War
On Wings of Eagles

On Wings of Eagles

On Wings of Eagles
IMDb: 5.5
96 min

Eric Liddell – China’s first gold medalist and one of Scotland’s greatest athletes – returns to war-torn China.

Genre: History, War
Tuntematon Sotilas

Tuntematon Sotilas

Tuntematon Sotilas
IMDb: 7.9
179 min

The film follows Finnish army machine gun company in Continuation War against Soviet Union, 1941–1944. Based on Väinö Linna’s best selling novel Tuntematon Sotilas (The Unknown Soldier) and the novel’s…

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Genre: War
Thank You For Your Service

Thank You For Your Service

Thank You For Your Service
IMDb: 6.5
109 min

A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them…

Genre: War
Trench 11

Trench 11

Trench 11
IMDb: 5.4
90 min

In the final days of WWI a shell-shocked soldier must lead a mission deep beneath the trenches to stop a German plot that could turn the tide of the war.

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Genre: Horror, Thriller, War
The Fortress

The Fortress

The Fortress
IMDb: 6.9
140 min

In 1636, the Qing dynasty attacks Joseon. King Injo and his retainers, including Choi Myung-kil and Kim Sang-hun, hide in the mountain fortress city of Namhansanseong. They are isolated from…

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Genre: History, War