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War

16 found movie
Platoon 1986

A young recruit in Vietnam faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.

Director: Oliver Stone

Stars: Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Kevin Dillon, Forest Whitaker, Johnny Depp

8.1 IMDB Rating
The Deer Hunter 1978

An in-depth examination of the ways in which the U.S. Vietnam War impacts and disrupts the lives of people in a small industrial town in Pennsylvania.

Director: Michael Cimino

Stars: Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken, Meryl Streep, John Savage, John Cazale, George Dzundza

8.2 IMDB Rating
Judgment at Nuremberg 1961

In 1948, an American court in occupied Germany tries four Nazi judges for war crimes.

Director: Stanley Kramer

Stars: Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark, Marlene Dietrich, Maximilian Schell

8.2 IMDB Rating
Incendies 2010

Twins journey to the Middle East to discover their family history, and fulfill their mother's last wishes.

Director: Denis Villeneuve

Stars: Lubna Azabal, Mélissa Désormeaux-Poulin, Maxim Gaudette, Rémy Girard, Abdelghafour Elaaziz

8.2 IMDB Rating
The Bridge on the River Kwai 1957

After settling his differences with a Japanese PoW camp commander, a British colonel co-operates to oversee his men's construction of a railway bridge...

Director: David Lean

Stars: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, James Donald, Sessue Hayakawa, André Morell

8.2 IMDB Rating
Pan’s Labyrinth 2006

In the falangist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world.

Director: Guillermo del Toro

Stars: Ivana Baquero, Sergi López, Maribel Verdú, Doug Jones, Ariadna Gil, Álex Angulo, Federico Luppi

8.2 IMDB Rating
The Downfall: Hitler and the End of the Third Reich 2004

Traudl Junge, the final secretary for Adolf Hitler, tells of the Nazi dictator's final days in his Berlin bunker at the end of WWII.

Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel

Stars: Bruno Ganz, Alexandra Maria Lara, Corinna Harfouch, Ulrich Matthes, Juliane Köhler

8.3 IMDB Rating
Full Metal Jacket 1987

A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the blood...

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Stars: Matthew Modine, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey, Adam Baldwin, Arliss Howard, Dorian Harewood

8.3 IMDB Rating
Paths of Glory 1957

After refusing to attack an enemy position, a general accuses the soldiers of cowardice and their commanding officer must defend them.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Stars: Kirk Douglas, George MacReady, Adolphe Menjou, Ralph Meeker, Wayne Morris, Joe Turkel

8.5 IMDB Rating
Grave of the Fireflies 1988

A young boy and his little sister struggle to survive in Japan during World War II.

Director: Isao Takahata

Stars: Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Akemi Yamaguchi

8.5 IMDB Rating
The Great Dictator 1940

Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime.

Director: Charles Chaplin

Stars: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner, Henry Daniell, Carter De Haven

8.5 IMDB Rating
Apocalypse Now 1979

During the Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god...

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Stars: Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, Frederic Forrest, Sam Bottoms, Albert Hall, Laurence Fishburne, Harrison Ford

8.5 IMDB Rating
Casablanca 1942

In Casablanca in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate encounters a former lover, with unforeseen complications.

Director: Michael Curtiz

Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains, Conrad Veidt, Sydney Greenstreet

8.5 IMDB Rating
Saving Private Ryan 8.6

Following the Normandy Landings, a group of U.S. soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.

Director: Steven Spielberg

Stars: Tom Hanks, Tom Sizemore, Edward Burns, Matt Damon, Barry Pepper, Giovanni Ribisi, Adam Goldberg

tt0120815 IMDB Rating
Life is Beautiful 1997

When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor and imagination to protect ...

Director: Roberto Benigni

Stars: Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Giorgio Cantarini, Marisa Paredes, Giustino Durano

8.6 IMDB Rating
Inglourious Basterds 2009

In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theatre owner's ve...

Director: Quentin Tarantino, Eli Roth

Stars: Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Eli Roth, Christoph Waltz, Michael Fassbender, Mélanie Laurent

8.3 IMDB Rating 58 Views