War Movies
Mulan

Mulan

Mulan
IMDb: 7.6
115

When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in the Imperial Chinese Army to defend the country from Huns, Hua Mulan, the eldest…

Matchless Mulan

Matchless Mulan

Matchless Mulan
IMDb: 3.8
90

During the Northern Wei Dynasty, Mulan joined the army for his father and returned with honor. Ten years later, Rouran broke the border again, and Mulan resolutely returned to the…

Genre: Action, History, War
Moffie

Moffie

Moffie
IMDb: 7.2
103

Based on André Carl van der Merwe’s book, Moffie (a derogatory Afrikaans term for a gay man) follows the story of Nicholas van der Swart: from a very young age,…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Summerland

Summerland

Summerland
IMDb: 4.5
100

A woman during the Second World War opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him.

Genre: Drama, War
Battle Scars

Battle Scars

Battle Scars
IMDb: 4.4
97

Every Marine has a story, some they’re proud of, other they’d rather forget. After coming home from his tour of duty in Afghanistan suffering from PTSD, Luke Stephens wants nothing…

Genre: Drama, War
Operation Buffalo

Operation Buffalo

Operation Buffalo
TMDb: 8
N/A

A captivating drama set in Maralinga, South Australia, at the height of the Cold War. At a remote army base carrying out British nuclear testing, paranoia runs rife and nuclear…

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Ghosts of War

Ghosts of War

Ghosts of War
IMDb: 6.3
N/A

World War II. A group of American soldiers encounter a supernatural enemy as they occupy a French castle previously under Nazi control.

Greyhound

Greyhound

Greyhound
IMDb: 1.2
91

A first-time captain leads a convoy of allied ships carrying thousands of soldiers across the treacherous waters of the “Black Pit” to the front lines of WW2. With no air…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
The Outpost

The Outpost

The Outpost
IMDb: 6.2
123

A small unit of U.S. soldiers, alone at the remote Combat Outpost Keating, located deep in the valley of three mountains in Afghanistan, battles to defend against an overwhelming force…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Top Gunner

Top Gunner

Top Gunner
IMDb: 3.5
N/A

Recent graduates of a secluded U.S. Air Force base must protect a gene-editing bioweapon from the Russian military—who are desperate to seize the deadly viral agent at any cost.

Genre: Action, War
Bloody Sunday

Bloody Sunday

Bloody Sunday
IMDb: 7.5
107

The dramatised story of the Irish civil rights protest march on January 30 1972 which ended in a massacre by British troops.

The Eastern Front

The Eastern Front

The Eastern Front
IMDb: 3.2
N/A

A dwindling group of German soldiers battle to return to their lines on the harsh Eastern Front.

Genre: War
Da 5 Bloods

Da 5 Bloods

Da 5 Bloods
IMDb: 7.9
156

Four African-American Vietnam veterans return to Vietnam. They are in search of the remains of their fallen squad leader and the promise of buried treasure. These heroes battle forces of…

Genre: Drama, War
1917: The Real Story

1917: The Real Story

1917: The Real Story
IMDb: 7.2
50

‘1917: The Real Story’ documents the true story behind the international blockbuster film ‘1917’ – providing an insight into the real-life characters, and what became of them.

Genre: Documentary, War
Armadillo

Armadillo

Armadillo
IMDb: 6.8
105

ARMADILLO is an upfront account of growing cynicism and adrenaline addiction for young soldiers at war. Mads and Daniel are on their first mission in Helmand, Afghanistan. Their platoon is…

Genre: Documentary, War
The Warrior Queen of Jhansi

The Warrior Queen of Jhansi

The Warrior Queen of Jhansi
IMDb: 4.2
110

The true story of Lakshmibai, the historic Queen of Jhansi who fiercely led her army against the British East India Company in the infamous mutiny of 1857.

Secret Weapon

Secret Weapon

Secret Weapon
IMDb: 4.2
N/A

During World War II, a special unit formed of ex-athletes is sent to rescue a secret Soviet rocket launcher nicknamed “Katyusha” that the Germans can never find—no matter what it…

Genre: Action, Drama, War
Torpedo

Torpedo

Torpedo
IMDb: 5.4
110

World War II: Resistance fighters accept a suicide mission to deliver a stolen Nazi submarine carrying atomic uranium. Hunted by Hitler’s army, the crew must outwit the German Navy to…

The Last Metro

The Last Metro

The Last Metro
IMDb: 7.3
131

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

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Jodhaa Akbar

Jodhaa Akbar

Jodhaa Akbar
IMDb: 7.4
213

Jodhaa Akbar is a sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between a great Mughal Emperor, Akbar and a Rajput princess, Jodhaa.

Katyn

Katyn

Katyn
IMDb: 7.8
122

On September 1st, 1939, Nazi Germany invades Poland, unleashing World War II. On September 17th, the Soviet Red Army crosses the border. The Polish army, unable to fight on two…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Viking

Viking

Viking
IMDb: 8.1
133

The early Middle Ages. A time of heavy swords and dark blood law. The ruling clan is in discord. The guilt for the accidental death of the brother has fallen…

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Au Revoir les Enfants

Au Revoir les Enfants

Au Revoir les Enfants
IMDb: 7.7
105

Au revoir les enfants tells a heartbreaking story of friendship and devastating loss concerning two boys living in Nazi-occupied France. At a provincial Catholic boarding school, the precocious youths enjoy…

Genre: Drama, War
La Grande Illusion

La Grande Illusion

La Grande Illusion
IMDb: 7.8
114

A group of French soldiers, including the patrician Captain de Boeldieu and the working-class Lieutenant Maréchal, grapple with their own class differences after being captured and held in a World…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War

Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War

Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War
IMDb: 7.7
149

When two brothers are forced to fight in the Korean War, the elder decides to take the riskiest missions if it will help shield the younger from battle.

Lust, Caution

Lust, Caution

Lust, Caution
IMDb: 7.7
156

During World War II a secret agent must seduce, then assassinate an official who works for the Japanese puppet government in Shanghai. Her mission becomes clouded when she finds herself…

Enemy Lines

Enemy Lines

Enemy Lines
IMDb: 3.1
N/A

In the frozen, war torn landscape of occupied Poland during World War II, a crack team of allied commandos are sent on a deadly mission behind enemy lines to extract…

Genre: Action, War
The Longest War

The Longest War

The Longest War
IMDb: 6.7
90

The human stories and drama behind America’s involvement in Afghanistan, now the longest war in U.S. history. First-hand witnesses — ranging from U.S. intelligence operatives, to soldiers and their families,…

Genre: Documentary, War
Girls of the Sun

Girls of the Sun

Girls of the Sun
IMDb: 6.7
120

Bahar, the commanding officer of the Daughters of the Sun, a battalion made up entirely of Kurdish female soldiers, is on the cusp of liberating their town, which has been…

Genre: Drama, War
The Year of Living Dangerously

The Year of Living Dangerously

The Year of Living Dangerously
IMDb: 7.4
115

Australian journalist Guy Hamilton travels to Indonesia to cover civil strife in 1965. There—on the eve of an attempted coup—he befriends a Chinese Australian photographer with a deep connection to…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
A Rebel Born

A Rebel Born

A Rebel Born
IMDb: 2.7
N/A

A Rebel Born follows the life of Nathan Bedford Forrest, who was a brilliant and very controversial Confederate general in the War Between the States. Even now, more than 150…

Genre: Action, War
My Name Is Sara

My Name Is Sara

My Name Is Sara
IMDb: 2.1
111

The true life-story of Sara Góralnik, a 13 year-old Polish Jew whose entire family was killed by Nazis in September of 1942. After a grueling escape to the Ukrainian countryside,…

ANZAC Girls

ANZAC Girls

ANZAC Girls
TMDb: 7.5
58 min

The unique, and rarely told true stories of Australian and New Zealand nurses serving at Gallipoli and the Western Front during the First World War.

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The Rat Patrol

The Rat Patrol

The Rat Patrol
TMDb: 8.5
30 min

The exploits of four Allied soldiers — three Americans and one Englishman — who are part of a long-range desert patrol group in the North African campaign during World War…

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Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.
TMDb: 7.3
25 min

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. is an American situation comedy that originally aired on CBS from September 25, 1964, to May 2, 1969. The series was a spinoff of The Andy Griffith…

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Genre: Comedy, War
The Best Years of Our Lives

The Best Years of Our Lives

The Best Years of Our Lives
IMDb: 7.6
172

It’s the hope that sustains the spirit of every GI: the dream of the day when he will finally return home. For three WWII veterans, the day has arrived. But…

To Have and Have Not

To Have and Have Not

To Have and Have Not
IMDb: 7.9
100

A Martinique charter boat skipper gets mixed up with the underground French resistance operatives during WWII.

Battle of Little Bighorn

Battle of Little Bighorn

Battle of Little Bighorn
IMDb: 5.5
51

A comprehensive look at the events leading up to the Battle of the Little Bighorn as well as the myths and legends it spawned, and its impact on history.

The Platform

The Platform

The Platform
IMDb: 6.5
94

Two people per level. An unknown number of levels. A platform with food for all of them. Are you one of those who think too much when they are up?…

Resistance

Resistance

Resistance
IMDb: 7.5
120

The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.