War Movies
Thousand Yard Stare

Thousand Yard Stare

Thousand Yard Stare
IMDb: 4.8
91 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
Wunderland

Wunderland

Wunderland
IMDb: 4.1
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…

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Genre: War
Operation Red Sea

Operation Red Sea

Operation Red Sea
IMDb: 7.3
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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Grandpa’s Great Escape

Grandpa’s Great Escape

Grandpa’s Great Escape
IMDb: 6.9
72 min

Many years ago, Grandpa was a World War II flying ace, but sadly he is now suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. When his family can no longer look after him, he…

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Blood and Glory

Blood and Glory

Blood and Glory
IMDb: 8.0
136 min

Set in 1901, this period epic follows Willem Morkel, a Boer family man whose wife and son are murdered during the Anglo-Boer War. Captured as a prisoner of war, Willem…

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Genre: War
Born Of War

Born Of War

Born Of War
IMDb: 4.3
109 min

Mina, a young college student, has her life ripped away after her family is killed. When she finds out their murder was part of a botched kidnapping to return her…

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Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Above and Beyond

Above and Beyond

Above and Beyond
IMDb: 7.8
90 min

In 1948, a group of World War II pilots volunteered to fight for Israel in the War of Independence.

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The Patrol

The Patrol

The Patrol
IMDb: 4.3
83 min

Afghanistan, 2006, Helmand Province becomes one of the most dangerous places on Earth as the British Army is deployed into the Taliban heartland. The Operation, Herrick, became synonymous with the…

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Genre: Drama, War
Stalingrad

Stalingrad

Stalingrad
IMDb: 5.6
131 min

Drama set in 1942, during one of the most important battles of World War II, which stopped the progress of Nazi forces and turned the tide of war in favor…

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Genre: Action, War
The Monuments Men

The Monuments Men

The Monuments Men
IMDb: 6.1
118 min

Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, The Monuments Men is an action drama focusing on seven over-the-hill, out-of-shape museum directors, artists, architects, curators, and…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Fort McCoy

Fort McCoy

Fort McCoy
IMDb: 5.8
100 min

Unable to serve in World War II because of a heart condition, a barber moves his family adjacent to a Wisconsin army base and prisoner-of-war camp to provide his services….

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Against the Sun

Against the Sun

Against the Sun
IMDb: 6.5
100 min

A WWII pilot, bombardier, and radioman find themselves adrift on a lifeboat without food or water after being forced to ditch their plane during a scouting mission.

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Genre: Adventure, War
American Sniper

American Sniper

American Sniper
IMDb: 7.3
133 min

U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless…

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Genre: Action, War
Son of Saul

Son of Saul

Son of Saul
IMDb: 7.5
107 min

In the horror of 1944 Auschwitz, a prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people finds moral survival trying to save from the flames the body of a…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Macbeth

Macbeth

Macbeth
IMDb: 6.7
113 min

Feature film adaptation of Shakespeare’s Scottish play about General Macbeth whose ambitious wife urges him to use wicked means in order to gain power of the throne over the sitting…

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Kajaki

Kajaki

Kajaki
IMDb: 7.1
108 min

British soldiers guarding the Kajaki Dam set out to rescue a three-man team after one of them loses a leg to a landmine.

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Rock the Kasbah

Rock the Kasbah

Rock the Kasbah
IMDb: 5.5
106 min

A washed-up music producer finds one last shot at redemption with a golden-voiced young girl in Afghanistan. However, when jealousy gets the better of a disgruntled ex-boyfriend, he decides to…

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Genre: Comedy, Music, War
Beasts of No Nation

Beasts of No Nation

Beasts of No Nation
IMDb: 7.8
137 min

A drama based on the experiences of Agu, a child soldier fighting in the civil war of an unnamed African country. Follows the journey of a young boy, Agu, who…

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Genre: Drama, War
Faith of Our Fathers

Faith of Our Fathers

Faith of Our Fathers
IMDb: 3.4
96 min

With the Vietnam War raging in 1969, two young fathers report for duty. A man of great faith and a doubtful cynic. A quarter-century later, their sons, Wayne and John…

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Genre: Drama, War
Testament of Youth

Testament of Youth

Testament of Youth
IMDb: 7.3
129 min

Testament of Youth is a powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
The Water Diviner

The Water Diviner

The Water Diviner
IMDb: 7.1
111 min

In 1919, Australian farmer Joshua Connor travels to Turkey to discover the fate of his three sons, reported missing in action. Holding on to hope, Joshua must travel across the…

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Genre: Drama, War
Little Boy

Little Boy

Little Boy
IMDb: 7.4
106 min

An eight-year-old boy is willing to do whatever it takes to end World War II so he can bring his father home. The story reveals the indescribable love a father…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
71

71

71
IMDb: 7.2
99 min

A young British soldier must find his way back to safety after his unit accidentally abandons him during a riot in the streets of Belfast.

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A War

A War

A War
IMDb: 7.1
115 min

Company commander Claus Michael Pedersen and his men are stationed in Helmand, Afghanistan. Meanwhile back in Denmark, with a husband at war and three children missing their father, everyday life…

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Genre: Drama, War
Hyena Road

Hyena Road

Hyena Road
IMDb: 6.5
120 min

Three different men, three different worlds, three different wars – all stand at the intersection of modern warfare – a murky world of fluid morality where all is not as…

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Genre: Drama, War
Eye in the Sky

Eye in the Sky

Eye in the Sky
IMDb: 7.3
102 min

A military officer in command of a drone operation to capture terrorists in Kenya sees her mission escalate from “capture” to “kill” just as a nine-year old girl enters the…

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Genre: Thriller, War
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
IMDb: 6.6
112 min

In 2002, cable news producer Kim Barker (Tina Fey) decides to shake up her routine by taking a daring new assignment in Kabul, Afghanistan. Dislodged from her comfortable American lifestyle,…

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Genre: Comedy, War
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
IMDb: 7.3
144 min

An American Ambassador is killed during an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya as a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.

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Free State of Jones

Free State of Jones

Free State of Jones
IMDb: 6.9
139 min

In 1863, Mississippi farmer Newt Knight serves as a medic for the Confederate Army. Opposed to slavery, Knight would rather help the wounded than fight the Union. After his nephew…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Anthropoid

Anthropoid

Anthropoid
IMDb: 7.2
120 min

In December 1941, Czech soldier Jozef Gabčík and Jan Kubiš parachute into their occupied homeland to assassinate Nazi officer Reinhard Heydrich

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Genre: History, Thriller, War
Under the Shadow

Under the Shadow

Under the Shadow
IMDb: 7.0
84 min

As a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the post-revolution, war torn Tehran of the 80s, a mysterious evil begins to haunt their home.

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Allied

Allied

Allied
IMDb: 7.1
124 min

In 1942, an intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested…

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USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage

USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage

USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage
IMDb: 5.2
128 min

The harrowing true story of the crew of the USS Indianapolis, who were stranded in the Philippine Sea for five days after delivering the atomic weapons that would eventually end…

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Genre: Action, War
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk
IMDb: 6.3
113 min

19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad – contrasting the realities…

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Genre: Drama, War
Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge
IMDb: 8.2
139 min

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to receive the…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Burn Country

Burn Country

Burn Country
IMDb: 4.6
102 min

A former war journalist now writing for a paper in Northern California is drawn into conflict at home.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Railroad Tigers

Railroad Tigers

Railroad Tigers
IMDb: 5.9
124 min

A railroad worker in China in 1941 leads a team of freedom fighters against the Japanese in order to get food for the poor.

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Genre: Comedy, War
Bitter Harvest

Bitter Harvest

Bitter Harvest
IMDb: 6.1
103 min

Set between the two World Wars and based on true historical events, Bitter Harvest conveys the untold story of the Holodomor, the genocidal famine engineered by the tyrant Joseph Stalin….

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Land of Mine

Land of Mine

Land of Mine
IMDb: 7.8
100 min

In the days following the surrender of Germany in May 1945, a group of young German prisoners of war were handed over to the Danish authorities and subsequently sent out…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
13 Minutes

13 Minutes

13 Minutes
IMDb: 7.0
114 min

The breath-taking story of a man who nearly would have changed the world. 1939, when Hitler tricked millions of people at the height of his power, one said a radical…

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Genre: War