War Movies
Judith

Judith

Judith
IMDb: 5.6
109

A Jewish woman is recruited to help track down a German commander who was her former husband.

Genre: Drama, War
The Drummer of the 8th

The Drummer of the 8th

The Drummer of the 8th
IMDb: 5.8
28

When the Civil War begins, young Billy runs away from home to enlist in the Northern Army as a drummer; he’s wounded in battle and taken prisoner. He manages to…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Captive

The Captive

The Captive
IMDb: 6.4
50

Cecil B. DeMille’s thought-to-be-lost 1915 silent film The Captive, is a found treasure. Set during the Balkan Wars, The Captive tells the story of Sonia (Blanche Sweet, The Woman in…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
The Coward

The Coward

The Coward
IMDb: 6
77

Set during the American Civil War, Keenan stars as a Virginia colonel and Charles Ray as his weak-willed son. The son is forced, at gunpoint, by his father to enlist…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Behind the Door

Behind the Door

Behind the Door
IMDb: 7.1
70

Oscar Krug is looked upon with suspicion by his neighbors because of his German name. When the US is drawn into the war with Germany, he enlists and travels the…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Eastern Condors

Eastern Condors

Eastern Condors
IMDb: 7.2
97

A motley group of Asian prisoners held in the US are given one chance for freedom. They are to go deep into Vietnam and destroy a secret depot of missles…

Genre: Action, War
Gods and Generals

Gods and Generals

Gods and Generals
IMDb: 6.4
214

The film centers mostly around the personal and professional life of Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, a brilliant if eccentric Confederate general, from the outbreak of the American Civil War until its…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Rocket Hunter

Rocket Hunter

Rocket Hunter
IMDb: 1.4
86

In one of the most dangerous missions of the war, an American B-17 pilot volunteers to fly a surrendered Messerschmitt 109 on a daring flight through the heart of Germany…

Genre: Action, War
Ike: Countdown to D-Day

Ike: Countdown to D-Day

Ike: Countdown to D-Day
IMDb: 7.1
89

The story of the senior-level preparations for the D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944 from the time of Dwight D. Eisenhower’s appointment as the Supreme Allied Commander in Europe, to…

The Age of Consequences

The Age of Consequences

The Age of Consequences
IMDb: 6.7
80

‘The Hurt Locker’ meets ‘An Inconvenient Truth’, THE AGE OF CONSEQUENCES investigates the impacts of irreversible climate change, resource scarcity, mass migration, and pandemic conflict through the lens of US…

Genre: Documentary, War
The Eagle and the Hawk

The Eagle and the Hawk

The Eagle and the Hawk
IMDb: 7.1
73

The pilots of a Royal Air Force squadron in World War I face not only physical but mental dangers in their struggle to survive while fighting the enemy.

Genre: Action, Drama, War
Cleopatra

Cleopatra

Cleopatra
IMDb: 6.8
100

The queen of Egypt barges the Nile and flirts with Mark Antony and Julius Caesar.

On Secret Service

On Secret Service

On Secret Service
IMDb: 6.6
89

Greta Nissen stars as an Italian noblewoman living a dangerous double life as a spy. A remake of the celebrated German thriller Spione am Werk. Co-starring noted German actor Karl…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Block-Heads

Block-Heads

Block-Heads
IMDb: 7.6
57

It’s 1938, but Stan doesn’t know the war is over; he’s still patrolling the trenches in France, and shoots down a French aviator. Oliver sees his old chum’s picture in…

Genre: Comedy, War
Night Train to Munich

Night Train to Munich

Night Train to Munich
IMDb: 7.2
96

Czechoslovakia, March 1939, on the eve of World War II. As the German invaders occupy Prague, inventor Axel Bomasch manages to flee and reach England; but those who need to…

Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Went the Day Well?

Went the Day Well?

Went the Day Well?
IMDb: 7.5
88

The quiet village of Bramley End is taken over by German troops posing as Royal Engineers. Their task is to disrupt England’s radar network in preparation for a full scale…

Genre: Thriller, War
Sherlock Holmes in Washington

Sherlock Holmes in Washington

Sherlock Holmes in Washington
IMDb: 6.8
71

In World War II, a British secret agent carrying a vitally important document is kidnapped en route to Washington. The British government calls on Sherlock Holmes to recover it.

Undercover

Undercover

Undercover
IMDb: 6
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…

Genre: Drama, War
Since You Went Away

Since You Went Away

Since You Went Away
IMDb: 7.5
177

While husband Tim is away during World War II, Anne Hilton copes with problems on the homefront. Taking in a lodger, Colonel Smollett, to help make ends meet and dealing…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Warn That Man

Warn That Man

Warn That Man
IMDb: 6.2
82

At the height of World War II, the Germans discover that a certain British personage is to stay at the country house of Lord Buckley. They devise a plan whereby…

Genre: Comedy, Thriller, War
Halls of Montezuma

Halls of Montezuma

Halls of Montezuma
IMDb: 6.6
113

Richard Widmark leads an all star cast of marine leathernecks including Jack Palance, Robert Wagner, Karl Malden, Richard Boone and Jack Webb into battle on a heavily fortified island. This…

Kansas Raiders

Kansas Raiders

Kansas Raiders
IMDb: 6.2
80

Outraged by Redleg atrocities, the James and Younger Brothers along with Kit Dalton join Quantrill’s Raiders and find themselves participating in even worse war crimes.

Two Flags West

Two Flags West

Two Flags West
IMDb: 6.7
92

A group of confedarate prisoners is sent to a unionist fort in the west to help the local garrison to fight the indians.

Genre: War, Western
Retreat, Hell!

Retreat, Hell!

Retreat, Hell!
IMDb: 6.6
95

During the Korean War, a U.S. Marine battalion must fight its way out of a frozen mountain pass despite diminishing supplies, freezing temperatures and constant attacks by overwhelming numbers of…

Genre: War
The Cruel Sea

The Cruel Sea

The Cruel Sea
IMDb: 7.5
126

At the start of World War II, Cmdr. Ericson is assigned to convoy escort HMS Compass Rose with inexperienced officers and men just out of training. The winter seas make…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Fear and Desire

Fear and Desire

Fear and Desire
IMDb: 5.5
62

After their airplane crashes behind enemy lines, four soldiers must survive and try to find a way back to their battalion. However, when they come across a local peasant girl…

Genre: Drama, War
Beachhead

Beachhead

Beachhead
IMDb: 5.8
90

On a Japanese-occupied island during World War II, only two soldiers remain alive after a mission attempt goes horribly wrong. Trapped on the island, they must escort a scientist and…

Genre: War
Sign of the Pagan

Sign of the Pagan

Sign of the Pagan
IMDb: 6.1
92

Roman centurion Marcian is captured by Attila the Hun en route to Constantinople, but escapes. On arrival, he finds the eastern Roman emperor Theodosius plotting with Attila to look the…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell

The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell

The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell
IMDb: 6.9
100

A dramatization of the American general and his court martial for publically complaining about High Command’s dismissal and neglect of the aerial fighting forces.

Genre: Drama, War
Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing

Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing

Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing
IMDb: 6.5
102

A widowed doctor of both Chinese and European descent falls in love with a married American correspondent in Hong Kong during China’s Communist revolution.

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
D-Day the Sixth of June

D-Day the Sixth of June

D-Day the Sixth of June
IMDb: 6
106

En route to Normandy, an American and a British officer reminisce in flashback about their romances with the same woman.

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
The Man Who Never Was

The Man Who Never Was

The Man Who Never Was
IMDb: 7.4
103

The true story of a British effort to trick the Germans into weakening Sicily’s defenses before the 1943 attack. A dead soldier is dressed as a British officer and outfitted…

Battle Hymn

Battle Hymn

Battle Hymn
IMDb: 6.4
109

Battle Hymn was inspired by the true story of American minister Dean Hess, played here with rare sensitivity by Rock Hudson. A bomber pilot during World War II, Hess inadvertently…

Genre: Drama, War
Bitter Victory

Bitter Victory

Bitter Victory
IMDb: 6.7
102

During the second world war, two British officers, Brand and Leith, who have never seen combat are assigned a vital mission. Their relationship and the operation are complicated by the…

Genre: Drama, War
China Gate

China Gate

China Gate
IMDb: 6.3
97

Near the end of the French phase of the Vietnam War, a group of mercenaries are recruited to travel through enemy territory to the Chinese border.

Genre: Action, Thriller, War
The Guns of Fort Petticoat

The Guns of Fort Petticoat

The Guns of Fort Petticoat
IMDb: 6.4
82

Opposing his commanding officer’s decision to attack a group of innocent Indians and wipe them out, Lt. Frank Hewitt leaves his post and heads home to Texas. He knows that…

Genre: Action, War, Western
The One That Got Away

The One That Got Away

The One That Got Away
IMDb: 7.2
111

Based on the true story of Oberleutnant Franz von Werra, the only german prisoner of war captured in Britain to escape back to Germany during the Second World War.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Ambush at Cimarron Pass

Ambush at Cimarron Pass

Ambush at Cimarron Pass
IMDb: 5.4
73

A small Army patrol unit and a couple of former Confederates reluctantly throw in their lot together after being attacked by a band of Native Americans.

Genre: Action, War, Western
Run Silent, Run Deep

Run Silent, Run Deep

Run Silent, Run Deep
IMDb: 7.3
93

The captain of a submarine sunk by the Japanese during WWII is finally given a chance to skipper another sub after a year of working a desk job. His singleminded…

Genre: Drama, War
Ten Seconds to Hell

Ten Seconds to Hell

Ten Seconds to Hell
IMDb: 6.5
93

Two rivals (Jeff Chandler, Jack Palance) from a German bomb squad are left to deactivate duds in postwar Berlin.

Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War