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1. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

PG | 95 min | Comedy

8.5
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An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically try to stop.

Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 358,272

2. Battle of Britain (1969)

G | 132 min | Action, Drama, History

7.0
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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.

Director: Guy Hamilton | Stars: Michael Caine, Trevor Howard, Harry Andrews, Curd Jürgens

Votes: 16,640

3. Fail-Safe (1964)

Approved | 112 min | Drama, Thriller

8.0
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American planes are sent to deliver a nuclear attack on Moscow, but it's a mistake due to an electrical malfunction. Can all-out war be averted?

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Henry Fonda, Walter Matthau, Fritz Weaver, Dan O'Herlihy

Votes: 15,589

4. La Grande Vadrouille (1966)

G | 132 min | Comedy, War

8.0
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A RAF Bomber is shot down over Paris by the Germans. Its crew (Terry Thomas as a flight captain) land there by parachute. With the help of some French civilians (Louis De Funès in the role ... See full summary »

Director: Gérard Oury | Stars: Bourvil, Louis de Funès, Claudio Brook, Andréa Parisy

Votes: 11,683

5. By Dawn's Early Light (1990 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 100 min | Drama, Thriller, Action

7.1
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The crew of a nuclear bomber attack the Soviet Union while the President of the United States tries desperately to regain control of his military after his helicopter crashes during a ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Sholder | Stars: Powers Boothe, Rebecca De Mornay, James Earl Jones, Martin Landau

Votes: 2,155

6. Star Fox 64 (1997 Video Game)

K-A | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.5
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You take on the role of Fox McCloud, the leader of the Star Fox team. Star Fox is an elite group of fighter pilots that works as mercenaries for the Cornerian Army. Corneria is the home ... See full summary »

Director: Takao Shimizu | Stars: Daisuke Gôri, Kyôko Tongû, Tomohisa Asô, Hisao Egawa

Votes: 1,019

7. Francis Gary Powers: The True Story of the U-2 Spy Incident (1976 TV Movie)

120 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.2
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The story of Francis Gary Powers, a U-2 pilot for the CIA who was shot down in his spy plane over Russia, captured and imprisoned.

Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: Lee Majors, Noah Beery Jr., Nehemiah Persoff, Brooke Bundy

Votes: 94

8. On the Brink: Doomsday (1997 TV Movie)

120 min | Documentary, War

7.1
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The A-Bomb, the H-Bomb, Cold War, Kennedy, Khrushchev, Yeltsin, Reagan...Who said that the world was a safe place?

Director: Gary Parker | Stars: Ed Green, Peter Roman, R. Cargill Hall, Vassily Reshetnikov

Votes: 15

9. London Can Take It! (1940)

9 min | Documentary, War, Short

7.1
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A tribute to the courage and resiliency of Britons during the darkest days of the London Blitz.

Directors: Humphrey Jennings, Harry Watt | Stars: Quentin Reynolds, King George VI, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother

Votes: 434

10. Churchill's Island (1941)

TV-PG | 21 min | Documentary, War, Short

6.7
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The people of Britain resist the German air force and navy with help from North America.

Director: Stuart Legg | Stars: Lorne Greene, Gérard Arthur, Winston Churchill, Adolf Hitler

Votes: 99

11. Home Defense (1943)

Approved | 7 min | Family, Animation, Short

6.6
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Donald is manning a listening post and falls asleep; he blows trumpet calls in his sleep and wakes his nephews. For their revenge, they send up a model airplane filled with gingerbread men ... See full summary »

Director: Jack King | Star: Clarence Nash

Votes: 320

12. Meidän poikamme ilmassa - me maassa (1934)

121 min | Drama

4.5
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Director: Erkki Karu | Stars: Joel Rinne, Kaarlo Angerkoski, Fritz-Hugo Backman, Martta Kontula

Votes: 20

13. Shchit otechestva (2007)

81 min | Action

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Director: Denis Skvortsov | Stars: Aleksey Senchilo, Anatoliy Kot, Veronika Plyashkevich, Tatyana Kalikh

14. Power of Decision (1958)

55 min | Documentary

7.1
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This documentary shows the early ideas about how nuclear war between the USA and the USSR could look like. It is made purely from the US side and takes place mostly in the US military ... See full summary »

Votes: 7

15. Vizhu tsel (1978 TV Movie)

129 min | Drama, War

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Director: Suren Shakhbazyan | Stars: Nikolay Olyalin, Yuri Kritenko, Givi Tokhadze, Sergey Kolesnikov

16. Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode: Episode dated 17 February 1954 (1954)

History, News

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Lesueur and Crawford interview Col. Bernt Balkin, arctic explorer and U.S. Air Force officer. Topics include aviation challenges at the South Pole, the importance of the North Pole region ... See full summary »

Stars: Bernt Balkin, Kenneth Crawford, Larry LeSueur

17. Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode: Episode dated 7 December 1953 (1953)

History, News

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LeSueur and Gil Robb Wilson, editor and publisher of Flying magazine, interview General Harold R. Harris, president of Northwest-Orient Airlines. Topics include the future of commercial ... See full summary »

Star: Larry LeSueur

18. Kraft Suspense Theatre (1963–1965)
Episode: The Kamchatka Incident (1964)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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A military air transport plane on a 15 hour flight from Tokyo to Seattle, Washington has engine and compass problems during a hurricane and wanders into Soviet air space. An emergency ... See full summary »

Director: Ron Winston | Stars: John Forsythe, Roger Perry, Leslie Parrish, Malachi Throne

Votes: 15

19. The Secret War (1977–1978)
Episode: To See for a Hundred Miles (1977)

Documentary, History, War

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The development of radar and its role in World War II air warfare.