WWII Movie List (by country)

Movies OR docu-like movies about World War II, sorted by country where the story takes place.
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1.
Battleground (1949)
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A squad of the 101st Airborne Division copes with being trapped in the besieged city of Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge. (118 mins.)
“ Belgium: Battle of the Bulge, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
2.
Battle of the Bulge (1965)
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A dramatization of Nazi Germany's final Western Front counterattack of World War II. (167 mins.)
Director: Ken Annakin
“ Belgium: Battle of the Bulge, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
3.
Attack (1956)
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In 1945, an American Infantry company sets up an artillery observation post but tensions between Captain Cooney and Lieutenant Costa run high. (107 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
“ Belgium: The American Fragile Fox Company during the Battle of the Bulge ” - BrugesBelgium
 
4.
Gaston's War (1997)
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A true story about a Flemish resistance warrior. (120 mins.)
Director: Robbe De Hert
“ Belgium: The resistance against Nazi's ” - BrugesBelgium
 
5.
Against the Wind (1948)
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British agents engage in hazardous duty behind German lines. (96 mins.)
“ Belgium: A commando raid of the British into occupied Belgium ” - BrugesBelgium
 
6.
Saints and Soldiers (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Four American soldiers and one Brit fighting in Europe during World War II struggle to return to Allied territory after being separated from U.S. forces during the historic Malmedy Massacre. (90 mins.)
Director: Ryan Little
“ Belgium: Survivors of the Malmedy massacre during Ardennes Offensive are trapped behind enemy lines with vital information ” - BrugesBelgium
 
7.
Silent Night (2002 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Fact-based World War II story set on Christmas Eve, 1944, finds a German Mother and her son seeking refuge in a cabin on the war front... (100 mins.)
Director: Rodney Gibbons
“ Belgium: Based on a true event during the Battle of the Bulge between German and American soldiers on Christmas Eve, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
8.
Survivre avec les loups (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In 1942, the young Jewish girl Misha, her Russian mother Gerusha and her German father Reuven hide from the Germans in a small house in Ardennes... (118 mins.)
Director: Véra Belmont
“ Belgium: A Jewish family takes refuge in a small house in the Ardennes. ” - BrugesBelgium
 
9.
A Bridge Too Far (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Operation Market Garden, September 1944: The Allies attempt to capture several strategically important bridges in the Netherlands in the hope of breaking the German lines. However, mismanagement and poor planning result in its failure. (175 mins.)
“ Netherlands: The battle of Arnhem, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
10.
The Assault (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A Dutch doctor, haunted by grueling childhood memories of World War II, struggles to find peace as he spends his life looking for answers about the tragic night that shaped him. (155 mins.)
Director: Fons Rademakers
“ Netherlands: Resistance and German repression in The Netherlands (based on Harry Mulisch' novel) ” - BrugesBelgium
 
11.
De overval (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
1944. Resistance-fighter Bakker gets send to a prison in Leeuwarden by the Gestapo. There he and other resistance-fighters are about to be rescued in a giant prison escape by their companions. (98 mins.)
Director: Paul Rotha
“ Netherlands: Resistance in The Netherlands ” - BrugesBelgium
 
12.
Soldier of Orange (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
During WW2, Dutch students join the resistance movement against the German occupation of the Netherlands. (155 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
“ Netherlands: Resistance and German repression in the Netherlands ” - BrugesBelgium
 
13.
Black Book (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In the Nazi-occupied Netherlands during World War II, a Jewish singer infiltrates the regional Gestapo headquarters for the Dutch resistance. (145 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
“ Netherlands: A jewish woman joins the Dutch Resistance. ” - BrugesBelgium
 
14.
Oorlogswinter (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In the Nazi-occupied Netherlands, a teenage boy gets involved in the Dutch Resistance after coming to the aid of a wounded RAF pilot. (103 mins.)
“ Netherlands: Young boy gets involved in Dutch Resistance, 1944–'45 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
15.
The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Harrowing story of a young Jewish girl who, with her family and their friends, is forced into hiding in an attic in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam. (180 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
“ Netherlands: The Holocaust in the Netherlands ” - BrugesBelgium
 
16.
The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank (1988 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Miep Gies struggle to keep Anne Frank and her family hidden and safe inside the secret annex, as the Nazis turn Amsterdam upside-down. (97 mins.)
Director: John Erman
“ Netherlands: A famous story about a jewish girl and the Holocaust in the Netherlands ” - BrugesBelgium
 
17.
Battle of Britain (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In 1940, the British Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle to prevent the Luftwaffe from gaining air superiority over the English Channel as a prelude to a possible Axis invasion of the UK. (132 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
“ England: The battle for England, 1940 - mostly air combat ” - BrugesBelgium
 
18.
Enigma (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A young genius frantically races against time to crack an enemy code and solve the mystery surrounding the woman he loves. (119 mins.)
Director: Michael Apted
“ England: The Englishmen crack the Enigma-code ” - BrugesBelgium
 
19.
Hope and Glory (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A semi-autobiographical project by John Boorman about a nine year old boy called Bill as he grows up in London during the blitz of World War 2... (113 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
“ England: London in it's first years of the Second World War ” - BrugesBelgium
 
20.
Reach for the Sky (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Biopic of RAF Group Captain Douglas Bader who, after having lost both legs, flew a British fighter plane during WW2. (135 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ England: Biography of the British pilot Douglas Bader (born 1910) ” - BrugesBelgium
 
21.
The Silent Enemy (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
In the Mediterranean in 1941 the Italians start using underwater chariots to mine the undersides of allied ships... (112 mins.)
“ England: British contra German navy submarines ” - BrugesBelgium
 
22.
Pursuit of the Graf Spee (1956)
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A true WW2 story: the British Navy must find and destroy a powerful German warship. (119 mins.)
“ England: The battle against a German warship ” - BrugesBelgium
 
23.
Sink the Bismarck! (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The World War II story of the British Navy's effort to defeat Nazi Germany's most powerful warship. (97 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ England: The British hunt on the German battleship, 1941 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
24.
The One That Got Away (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A cocky German flight officer is shot down over England and makes numerous attempts to escape to fight again. (106 mins.)
Director: Roy Baker
“ England: A german soldier 'von Werra' escapes out of a prison camp in Great Britain ” - BrugesBelgium
 
25.
The Dam Busters (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The story of how the British attacked German dams in WWII by using an ingenious technique to drop bombs where they would be most effective. (124 mins.)
“ England: A special Air Force Operation of the RAF, 1942-'43 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
26.
The Gathering Storm (2002 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A love story offering an intimate look inside the marriage of Winston and Clementine Churchill during a particularly troubled, though little-known, moment in their lives. (96 mins.)
“ England: A biography of the brilliant Winston Churchill and his wife ” - BrugesBelgium
 
27.
The Two-Headed Spy (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
This movie is based on a true story as written in A.P. Scotland's autobiography "The London Cage". The plot has greatly exaggerated the actual events of A.P. Scotland's experiences, including the addition of a fictional love interest. (93 mins.)
Director: André De Toth
“ England: A true story of an English spy in Berlin ” - BrugesBelgium
 
28.
Stairway to Heaven (1946)
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A British wartime aviator who cheats death must argue for his life before a celestial court. (104 mins.)
“ England: Court because of surviving in war ” - BrugesBelgium
 
29.
Bon voyage (2003)
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An actress, a writer, a student, and a government worker band together in an effort to escape Paris as the Nazis move into the city. (114 mins.)
“ France: The French government flees to Bordeaux, june 1940 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
30.
Carve Her Name with Pride (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Violette Bushell is the daughter of an English father and a French mother, living in London in the early years of World War 2... (119 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ France: A British female agent Violette Szabo in France, 1944-'45 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
31.
Safe Conduct (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In occupied France, German-run Continental Films calls the shots in the movie business. Assistant director... (170 mins.)
“ France: Collaboration and resistance in France, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
32.
Army of Shadows (1969)
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An account of underground resistance fighters in Nazi-occupied France. (145 mins.)
“ France: Resistance in France ” - BrugesBelgium
 
33.
The Battle of the Rails (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
This movie is a story about French railroad workers who were part of organized resistance during the German WW2 occupation. (85 mins.)
Director: René Clément
“ France: A docudrama about the Resistance in France, 1945 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
34.
Au Revoir les Enfants (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A French boarding school run by priests seems to be a haven from World War II until a new student arrives. He becomes the roommate of top student in his class. Rivals at first, the roommates form a bond and share a secret. (104 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
“ France: About the Holocaust in France ” - BrugesBelgium
 
35.
Lacombe, Lucien (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In 1944, an 18-year old boy from small-town France, collaborates with the Nazi-regime and subsequently falls in love with a Jewish girl. (138 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
“ France: Collaboration and Resistance in France, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
36.
The Sorrow and the Pity (1969 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
From 1940 to 1944, France's Vichy government collaborated with Nazi Germany. Marcel Ophüls mixes archival... (251 mins.)
Director: Marcel Ophüls
“ France: Documentary about France during the occupation of 'Les Égarés' (French movie by A. Téchiné, 2003), French on the run in june 1940 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
37.
Lucie Aubrac (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A love story or a tale of the resistance, this poignant movie tells both the haunting story of a French... (115 mins.)
Director: Claude Berri
“ France: Resistance in France, 1943-'44 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
38.
Odette (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
This is the story of a brave woman who volunteered to join SOE (Special Operations Executive) during WWII... (124 mins.)
Director: Herbert Wilcox
“ France: A female British agent in France and KZ Ravensbrück ” - BrugesBelgium
 
39.
Forbidden Games (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A young French girl orphaned in a Nazi air attack is befriended by the son of a poor farmer, and together they try to come to terms with the realities of death. (86 mins.)
Director: René Clément
“ France: A story about the occupation of France ” - BrugesBelgium
 
40.
Is Paris Burning? (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The departure of the German army from Paris in 1944. (175 mins.)
Director: René Clément
“ France: The liberation of Paris, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
41.
Charlotte Gray (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A young Scottish woman joins the French Resistance during World War II to rescue her Royal Air Force boyfriend who is lost in France. (121 mins.)
“ France: A young Scottish women tries to rescue her husband who is lost in France ” - BrugesBelgium
 
42.
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
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. (169 mins.)
“ France: The landing on Normandy, D-Day, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
43.
Special Section (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In occupied France during the WWII, a German officer is murdered. The collaborationist Vichy government decides to pin the murder on six petty criminals. Loyal judges are called in to convict them as quickly as possible. (118 mins.)
Director: Costa-Gavras
“ France: The Vichy regime 1941; justice in service of the Nazi's ” - BrugesBelgium
 
44.
The Last Metro (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In occupied Paris, an actress married to a Jewish theater owner must keep him hidden from the Nazis while doing both of their jobs. (131 mins.)
“ France: Showbusiness or hiding in occupied Paris ” - BrugesBelgium
 
45.
Mr. Klein (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Paris, 1942. Robert Klein cannot find any fault with the state of affairs in German-occupied France... (123 mins.)
Director: Joseph Losey
“ France: About the fascist principles in France and becoming suddenly aware of, when Mr. Klein meets a Jewish Mr. Klein ” - BrugesBelgium
 
46.
The Longest Day (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view. (178 mins.)
“ France: The landing on Normandy, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
47.
Weekend at Dunkirk (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In June 1940, during the Dunkirk evacuation of Allied troops to England, French sergeant Julien Maillat and his men debate whether to evacuate to Britain or stay and fight the German troops that are closing-in from all directions. (119 mins.)
Director: Henri Verneuil
“ France: The Miracle of Duinkerke, june 1940 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
48.
Inglourious Basterds (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
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 vengeful plans for the same. (153 mins.)
“ France: A group of Jewish-American men ("The Bastards") frighten the Nazi occupiers. ” - BrugesBelgium
 
49.
Days of Glory (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
During WWII, four North African men enlist in the French army to liberate that country from Nazi oppression, and to fight French discrimination. (128 mins.)
“ France: A group of North Africans enlist the French army to help liberate France. ” - BrugesBelgium
 
50.
Downfall (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
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. (156 mins.)
“ Germany: The last ten days of Adolf Hitler ” - BrugesBelgium
 
51.
Rosenstrasse (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
After the death of her father, Hannah becomes concerned with the strange behavior of her mother. As her mother's troubled childhood is revealed, Hannah realizes how little she ever knew. (136 mins.)
“ Germany: German women in resistance against the deportation, 1943 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
52.
The Bridge (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In 1945, Germany is being overrun, and nobody is left to fight but teenagers. (103 mins.)
Director: Bernhard Wicki
“ Germany: The war is (almost) lost, 1945 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
53.
Aimee & Jaguar (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In 1943 Berlin, a Nazi officer's wife meets and starts a passionate affair with a Jewish woman. (125 mins.)
“ Germany: About the Holocaust in Germany ” - BrugesBelgium
 
54.
The White Rose (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
During the Second World War, a small group of students at Munich University begin to question the decisions and sanity of Germany's Nazi government... (123 mins.)
“ Germany: Students in resistance, Münich ” - BrugesBelgium
 
55.
U-571 (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A German submarine is boarded by disguised American submariners trying to capture their Enigma cipher machine. (116 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Mostow
“ Germany: Submarine war and cracking the Enigma-code ” - BrugesBelgium
 
56.
Hitler: The Last Ten Days (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A dramatization based on eye witness accounts of Hitler's final days in an underground bunker, his military henchmen, and his stormy relationship with Eva Braun. (106 mins.)
“ Germany: The end of Adolf Hitler, 1945 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
57.
Memphis Belle (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In 1943, the crew of a B-17 based in UK prepares for its 25th and last bombing mission over Germany before returning home to the USA. (107 mins.)
“ Germany: The bombardement of the city Bremen, 1943 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
58.
Das Boot (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The claustrophobic world of a WWII German U-boat; boredom, filth, and sheer terror. (149 mins.)
“ Germany: Submarine war ” - BrugesBelgium
 
59.
Operation Crossbow (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Allied agents attempt to infiltrate the Nazis' rocket research site. (115 mins.)
“ Germany: Destroying the German missile launcherplatform Peenemünde ” - BrugesBelgium
 
60.
Welcome to Germany (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
(102 mins.)
Director: Thomas Brasch
“ Germany: About the Holocaust into Germany ” - BrugesBelgium
 
61.
Pursuit of the Graf Spee (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A true WW2 story: the British Navy must find and destroy a powerful German warship. (119 mins.)
“ Germany: The hunt on the German cruser 'Graf von Spee', 1940 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
62.
The Bridge at Remagen (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
As the Allied armies close in, the Germans decide to blow up the last Rhine bridge, trapping their own men on the wrong side. But will it happen? (115 mins.)
Director: John Guillermin
“ Germany: 1945 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
63.
The Colditz Story (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Allied prisoners of various nationalities pool their resources to plan numerous escapes from an "escape-proof" German POW camp housed in a Medieval castle. (94 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
“ Germany: The escape out of a prison camp in Germany ” - BrugesBelgium
 
64.
The Dam Busters (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The story of how the British attacked German dams in WWII by using an ingenious technique to drop bombs where they would be most effective. (124 mins.)
“ Germany: The bombardment on the Ruhrdams, may 1943 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
65.
Missiles from Hell (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
This forgotten war adventure centres on the secret Nazi missile installation of the V1 Rocket. Rennie... (104 mins.)
Director: Vernon Sewell
“ Germany: Polish partisans and British men catch a rocket weapon ” - BrugesBelgium
 
66.
The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The story of the final years of the respected World War II German general, Erwin Rommel. (88 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
“ Germany: The last years of the German general Rommel ” - BrugesBelgium
 
67.
Germany Pale Mother (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Germany 1939. Hans and Lene marry the day before the war breaks out, and Hans is sent to the Eastern front... (123 mins.)
“ Germany: The suffering of a family, where the man needs to fight at the Eastern Front ” - BrugesBelgium
 
68.
Before the Fall (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
In 1942, Friedrich Weimer's boxing skills get him an appointment to a National Political Academy (NaPolA) - high schools that produce Nazi elite... (117 mins.)
Director: Dennis Gansel
“ Germany: Hitler Youth ” - BrugesBelgium
 
69.
Sophie Scholl: The Final Days (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A dramatization of the final days of Sophie Scholl, one of the most famous members of the German World War II anti-Nazi resistance movement, The White Rose. (120 mins.)
Director: Marc Rothemund
“ Germany: Famous woman resistance against the Nazi's ” - BrugesBelgium
 
70.
The Great Escape (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Allied prisoners of war plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II. (172 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
“ Germany: The escape out of a prison camp in Germany ” - BrugesBelgium
 
71.
Hart's War (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A law student becomes a lieutenant during World War II, is captured and asked to defend a black prisoner of war falsely accused of murder. (125 mins.)
Director: Gregory Hoblit
“ Germany: A trial of an American lieutenant in a German Stalag. ” - BrugesBelgium
 
72.
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Set during WWII, a story seen through the innocent eyes of Bruno, the eight-year-old son of the commandant at a German concentration camp, whose forbidden friendship with a Jewish boy on the other side of the camp fence has startling and unexpected consequences. (94 mins.)
Director: Mark Herman
“ Germany: A touching Holocaust story ” - BrugesBelgium
 
73.
Valkyrie (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A dramatization of the 20 July assassination and political coup plot by desperate renegade German Army officers against Hitler during World War II. (121 mins.)
Director: Bryan Singer
“ Germany: About the danger that lures within Hitler's men, they plot to kill him. This is also based on true story facts. ” - BrugesBelgium
 
74.
A Woman in Berlin (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A woman tries to survive the invasion of Berlin by the Soviet troops during the last days of World War II. (131 mins.)
“ Germany: A German woman tries to rescue Germany from the Sovjet invasion in the last days of the war ” - BrugesBelgium
 
75.
Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Swedish national Raoul Wallenberg, newcomer to politics and international machinations, travels to German-occupied... (118 mins.)
Director: Kjell Grede
“ Germany: A famous Swedish nationalist travels to nazi-Germany ” - BrugesBelgium
 
76.
Night and Fog (1956 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The history of Nazi Germany's death camps of the Final Solution and the hellish world of dehumanization and death contained inside. (32 mins.)
Director: Alain Resnais
“ Germany: A devastating short documentary about the Nazi Holocaust, not for sensitive viewers! ” - BrugesBelgium
 
77.
To End All Wars (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A true story about four Allied POWs who endure harsh treatment from their Japanese captors during World... (125 mins.)
“ Germany: The construction of the "Railway of death" ” - BrugesBelgium
 
78.
Where Eagles Dare (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Allied agents stage a daring raid on a castle where the Nazis are holding an American General prisoner... but that's not all that's really going on. (158 mins.)
Director: Brian G. Hutton
“ Germany: An American general is held captive by Nazi soldiers, and needs to be rescued ” - BrugesBelgium
 
79.
The Great Dictator (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime. (125 mins.)
Director: Charles Chaplin
“ Germany: Satire of Charlie Chaplin on Hitler, who is mistaken for a look-a-like jewish man. ” - BrugesBelgium
 
80.
The Night of the Shooting Stars (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The Night of San Lorenzo, the night of the shooting stars, is the night when dreams come true in Italian folklore... (105 mins.)
“ Italy: The attack in Toscane, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
81.
Anzio (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
One of WWII's bloodiest battles as the Allies smash through the German lines which have enclosed the Anzio beachhead. Four months and 30,000 casualties before the Allies finally march to Rome. (117 mins.)
“ Italy: The battle of the Anzio beachhead ” - BrugesBelgium
 
82.
The Four Days of Naples (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The film shows the history of the Neapolitan popular revolt against the invading Germans, during the second world war... (116 mins.)
Director: Nanni Loy
“ Italy: The Revolt of Naples, 1943 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
83.
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
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 his son from the dangers around their camp. (116 mins.)
Director: Roberto Benigni
“ Italy: A story of the Holocaust in Italy ” - BrugesBelgium
 
84.
Monte Cassino (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
(93 mins.)
Director: Arturo Gemmiti
“ Italy: Battle for the famous Saint-Benedict's abbey, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
85.
Hell Boats (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
An American commander, serving under the British Royal Navy in 1942, is assigned to blockade the island of Malta and told to formulate a plan to destroy the Nazi arsenal in Sicily. (95 mins.)
Director: Paul Wendkos
“ Italy: The British on Malta against the German Navybase on Sicily, 1942 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
86.
Paisan (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Six vignettes follow the Allied invasion from July 1943 to winter 1944, from Sicily north to Venice... (126 mins.)
“ Italy: The repercussions of the American invasion and push into Italy ” - BrugesBelgium
 
87.
Rome, Open City (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
During the Nazi occupation of Rome in 1944, resistance leader Giorgio Manfredi is chased by Nazis and he seeks refuge and escape. (103 mins.)
“ Italy: The Resistance in the capital city of Rome ” - BrugesBelgium
 
88.
The Man Who Never Was (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
True story of a British attempt to trick the enemy into weakening Sicily's defenses before the 1943 attack, using a dead man with faked papers. (103 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
“ Italy: The Allies mislead the Germans on Sicily ” - BrugesBelgium
 
89.
Paratroop Command (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A squad member of the U.S. Paratroop unit in WWII accidently shoots one of his unit. Over the forthcoming months there is some anamosity against him as they battle their way across Italy. (71 mins.)
Director: William Witney
“ Italy: About a group of American Paratroopers who landed in Italy, but one of them is a *beep*-up. ” - BrugesBelgium
 
90.
A Walk in the Sun (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
During WWII, a platoon of American soldiers trudge through the Italian countryside in search of a bridge they have been ordered to blow up, encountering danger and destruction along the way. (117 mins.)
Director: Lewis Milestone
“ Italy: The story of an American platoon in Italy, 1943 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
91.
The Fallen (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
The story of ordinary men during WWII as seen from three different points of View. (112 mins.)
Director: Ari Taub
“ Italy: German, Italian and US forces on Italian Front, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
92.
To Be or Not to Be (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
During the Nazi occupation of Poland, an acting troupe becomes embroiled in a Polish soldier's efforts to track down a German spy. (99 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
“ Poland: see description above ” - BrugesBelgium
 
93.
Hangmen Also Die! (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
After the Nazi administrator of Czechoslovakia is shot, his assassin tries to elude the Gestapo and struggles with his impulse to give himself up as hostages are executed. (134 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ Poland: Propagandamovie during occupied Poland, to fight back against the Nazi overlords. ” - BrugesBelgium
 
94.
A Generation (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Story of youths during the German occupation of Poland in the World War II who come to adulthood through love and adversity. (83 mins.)
Director: Andrzej Wajda
“ Poland: Resistance in Poland ” - BrugesBelgium
 
95.
Kanal (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In 1944, during the Warsaw uprising against the Nazis, Polish Lieutenant Zadra and his resistance fighters use Warsaw's sewer system to escape the German encirclement. (91 mins.)
Director: Andrzej Wajda
“ Poland: The Revolt of Warshau, 1944 ” - BrugesBelgium
 
96.
Ashes and Diamonds (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
During the German occupation noble, bourgeois and worker's partisan groups lived in peace with another. On the first day of freedom they start to fight each other. In these fights is weaved a most tender love story. (103 mins.)
Director: Andrzej Wajda
“ Poland: The last movie of the trilogy by Wajda about Polish resistance. ” - BrugesBelgium
 
97.
Uprising (2001 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Jews rise up in the Warsaw Ghetto against the Nazis in 1943. (177 mins.)
Director: Jon Avnet
“ Poland: A revolt in a ghetto in Warshau ” - BrugesBelgium
 
98.
In Darkness (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A dramatization of one man's rescue of Jewish refugees in the German-occupied Polish city of Lvov. (145 mins.)
“ Poland: Jewish man escapes the city of Lvov ” - BrugesBelgium
 
99.
Schindler's List (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans. (195 mins.)
“ Poland: A story of the persecution by the Nazi's ” - BrugesBelgium
 
100.
The Pianist (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II. (150 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ Poland: Biopic of the Polish pianist 'Władysław Szpilman' ” - BrugesBelgium