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1. Fury (2014)

R | 134 min | Action, Drama, War

7.9
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64 Metascore

April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank and his five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Out-numbered, out-gunned, and with a rookie soldier thrust into their platoon, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.

Writer: David Ayer | Director: David Ayer | Stars: Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, Michael Peña

2. Battlestar Galactica (2004–2009)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.8
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When an old enemy, the Cylons, resurfaces and obliterate the 12 colonies, the crew of the aged Galactica protects a small civilian fleet - the last of humanity - as they journey toward the fabled 13th colony of Earth.

Stars: Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Jamie Bamber, James Callis

3. G.I. Jane (1997)

R | 125 min | Action, Drama

5.8
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62 Metascore

A female Senator succeeds in enrolling a woman into Combined Reconnaissance Team training where everyone expects her to fail.

Writers: Danielle Alexandra, David Twohy | Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Demi Moore, Viggo Mortensen, Anne Bancroft, Jason Beghe

4. A Few Good Men (1992)

R | 138 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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62 Metascore

Neo military lawyer Kaffee defends Marines accused of murder; they contend they were acting under orders.

Writer: Aaron Sorkin | Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Demi Moore, Kevin Bacon

5. Act of Valor (2012)

R | 110 min | Action, Thriller, War

6.5
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40 Metascore

An elite team of Navy SEALs embark on a covert mission to recover a kidnapped CIA agent.

Writer: Kurt Johnstad | Directors: Mike McCoy, Scott Waugh | Stars: Alex Veadov, Roselyn Sanchez, Nestor Serrano, Rorke Denver

6. Battle Los Angeles (2011)

PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Sci-Fi

5.8
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37 Metascore

A squadron of U.S. Marines becomes the last line of defense against a global invasion.

Writer: Christopher Bertolini | Director: Jonathan Liebesman | Stars: Aaron Eckhart, Michelle Rodriguez, Bridget Moynahan, Ramon Rodriguez

7. Fort Apache (1948)

Approved | 125 min | Western

7.6
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At Fort Apache, an honorable and veteran war captain finds conflict when his regime is placed under the command of a young, glory hungry lieutenant colonel with no respect for the local Indian tribe.

Writers: Frank S. Nugent, James Warner Bellah | Director: John Ford | Stars: John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple, Pedro Armendáriz

8. The General's Daughter (1999)

R | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.2
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47 Metascore

When the daughter of a well-known and well-respected base commander is murdered, an undercover detective is summoned to look into the matter and finds a slew of cover-ups at West Point.

Writers: Nelson DeMille, Christopher Bertolini, William Goldman | Director: Simon West | Stars: John Travolta, Madeleine Stowe, James Cromwell, Timothy Hutton

9. Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden (2012 TV Movie)

90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.6
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A group of Navy SEALs come to learn the identity of their target: Osama bin Laden.

Writer: Kendall Lampkin | Director: John Stockwell | Stars: Cam Gigandet, Jenny Gabrielle, Anson Mount, Freddy Rodríguez

10. Restrepo (2010)

R | 93 min | Documentary, War

7.6
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85 Metascore

A year with one platoon in the deadliest valley in Afghanistan.

Directors: Tim Hetherington, Sebastian Junger | Stars: The Men of Battle Company 2nd of the 503rd Infantry Regiment 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Juan 'Doc Restrepo, Dan Kearney, LaMonta Caldwell

11. Courage Under Fire (1996)

R | 117 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.6
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77 Metascore

A US Army officer, despondent about a deadly mistake he made, investigates a female chopper commander's worthiness for the Medal of Honor.

Writer: Patrick Sheane Duncan | Director: Edward Zwick | Stars: Denzel Washington, Meg Ryan, Lou Diamond Phillips, Michael Moriarty

12. Battlestar Galactica (2003 TV Mini-Series)

TV-14 | 180 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.7
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A re-imagining of the original series in which a "rag-tag fugitive fleet" of the last remnants of mankind flees pursuing robots while simultaneously searching for their true home, Earth.

Stars: Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Katee Sackhoff, Jamie Bamber

13. Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)

G | 144 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.5
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A dramatization of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the series of American blunders that allowed it to happen.

Writers: Larry Forrester, Hideo Oguni, Ryûzô Kikushima, Gordon W. Prange, Ladislas Farago | Directors: Richard Fleischer, Kinji Fukasaku, Toshio Masuda | Stars: Martin Balsam, Sô Yamamura, Jason Robards, Joseph Cotten

14. Blue Sky (1994)

PG-13 | 101 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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Hank Marshall is a tough, square-jawed, straitlaced Army engineer and nuclear science expert, assigned to help conduct weapons-testing in 1950's America. Hank has become a thorn in the side... See full summary »

Writers: Rama Laurie Stagner, Arlene Sarner, Jerry Leichtling | Director: Tony Richardson | Stars: Jessica Lange, Tommy Lee Jones, Powers Boothe, Carrie Snodgress

15. Rules of Engagement (2000)

R | 128 min | Action, Drama, War

6.3
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45 Metascore

An attorney defends an officer on trial for ordering his troops to fire on civilians after they stormed a U.S. embassy in a third world country.

Writers: Jim Webb, Stephen Gaghan | Director: William Friedkin | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Samuel L. Jackson, Guy Pearce, Ben Kingsley

16. Love and Death (1975)

PG | 85 min | Comedy, War

7.8
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In czarist Russia, a neurotic soldier and his distant cousin formulate a plot to assassinate Napoleon.

Writer: Woody Allen | Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Georges Adet, Frank Adu

17. Captain Newman, M.D. (1963)

126 min | Comedy, Drama, War

7.0
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In 1944, Capt. Josiah J. Newman is the doctor in charge of Ward 7, the neuropsychiatric ward, at an Army Air Corps hospital in Arizona. The hospital is under-resourced and Newman scrounges ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard L. Breen, Phoebe Ephron, Henry Ephron, Leo Rosten | Director: David Miller | Stars: Gregory Peck, Tony Curtis, Angie Dickinson, Eddie Albert

18. The Green Berets (1968)

G | 142 min | Drama, War

5.6
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Col. Mike Kirby picks two teams of crack Green Berets for a mission in South Vietnam. First off is to build and control a camp that is trying to be taken by the enemy the second mission is to kidnap a North Vietnamese General.

Writers: James Lee Barrett, Robin Moore | Directors: Ray Kellogg, John Wayne, Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: John Wayne, David Janssen, Jim Hutton, Aldo Ray

19. Redacted (2007)

R | 90 min | Crime, Drama, War

6.2
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52 Metascore

The devastating reconstruction of the rape and murder of a 15-year-old Iraqi girl by American soldiers in Samarra in 2006.

Writer: Brian De Palma | Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: Patrick Carroll, Rob Devaney, Izzy Diaz, Ty Jones

20. Wing Commander (1999)

PG-13 | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

4.1
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21 Metascore

Blair, a fighter pilot, joins an interstellar war to fight the evil Kilrathi who are trying to destroy the universe.

Writers: Chris Roberts, Kevin Droney | Director: Chris Roberts | Stars: Freddie Prinze Jr., Matthew Lillard, Saffron Burrows, Tchéky Karyo

21. Reflections in a Golden Eye (1967)

Approved | 108 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

6.9
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Bizarre tale of sex, betrayal, and perversion at a military post.

Writers: Chapman Mortimer, Gladys Hill, Carson McCullers | Director: John Huston | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Marlon Brando, Brian Keith, Julie Harris

22. Gardens of Stone (1987)

R | 111 min | Drama, War, Romance

6.4
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A sergeant must deal with his desires to save the lives of young soldiers being sent to Vietnam. Continuously denied the chance to teach the soldiers about his experiences, he settles for trying to help the son of an old army buddy.

Writers: Nicholas Proffitt, Ronald Bass | Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: James Caan, Anjelica Huston, James Earl Jones, D.B. Sweeney

23. Ensign Pulver (1964)

Approved | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, War

5.9
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Life becomes so harried after Ensign Pulver's prank, he and the Captain are swept off deck during a storm, ending up on a tropical island, a group of ship wrecked nurses, dancing natives and 1 very big case of appendicitis.

Writers: Thomas Heggen, Joshua Logan, Peter S. Feibleman | Director: Joshua Logan | Stars: Robert Walker Jr., Burl Ives, Walter Matthau, Tommy Sands

24. Universal Soldier II: Brothers in Arms (1998 TV Movie)

R | 92 min | Action, Sci-Fi

2.9
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The Universal Soldiers are used to smuggle diamonds for a CIA Director, but Luc Deveroux continues to cause him problems.

Writer: Peter M. Lenkov | Director: Jeff Woolnough | Stars: Matt Battaglia, Andrew Jackson, Eric Bryson, Kevin Rushton

25. Private Benjamin (1981–1983)

30 min | Comedy

5.6
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The misadventures of a spoiled young woman who joins the army and her friends.

Stars: Lorna Patterson, Hal Williams, Eileen Brennan, Robert Mandan

26. Town Without Pity (1961)

Approved | 105 min | Drama

7.3
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Four American soldiers stationed near a German village face death in the rape of a local girl and are defended by outside counsel Major Steve Garrett.

Writers: Manfred Gregor, George Hurdalek, Jan Lustig, Silvia Reinhardt | Director: Gottfried Reinhardt | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Barbara Rütting, Christine Kaufmann, E.G. Marshall

27. Flesh and the Devil (1926)

Not Rated | 112 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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Childhood friends are torn apart when one of them marries the woman the other once fiercely loved.

Writers: Benjamin Glazer, Hermann Sudermann, Marian Ainslee | Director: Clarence Brown | Stars: John Gilbert, Greta Garbo, Lars Hanson, Barbara Kent

28. Buck Privates (1941)

Approved | 84 min | Comedy, Musical

7.4
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Bud and Lou enlist in the army in order to escape being hauled off to jail, and soon find themselves in boot camp. To their dismay, the company's drill instructor is none other than the cop... See full summary »

Writers: Arthur T. Horman, John Grant | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lee Bowman, Jane Frazee

29. Tribes (1970 TV Movie)

G | 90 min | Drama

7.5
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A Marine Corps drill instructor who is disgusted by the fact that the Corps now accepts draftees finds himself pitted against a hippie who has been drafted but refuses to accept the military's way of doing things.

Writers: Tracy Keenan Wynn, Marvin Schwartz | Director: Joseph Sargent | Stars: Darren McGavin, Earl Holliman, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Gruber

30. Courage of Lassie (1946)

G | 92 min | Drama, Adventure, Family

6.2
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Bill's separated from his litter, making friends with the wild creatures until he's found and adopted by young Kathie. An accident separates him from her, and he's drafted into K-9 duty in ... See full summary »

Writer: Lionel Houser | Director: Fred M. Wilcox | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Frank Morgan, Tom Drake, Selena Royle

31. Semper Fi (2001 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama, Action

5.2
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Cliff Truckee refuses a privileged start in life at a top college while other young men are enlisting. On the bus out of Chicago he meets a girl on her way to join the Marines, falls in ... See full summary »

Writer: Jim Uhls | Director: Michael W. Watkins | Stars: Scott Bairstow, Steve Burton, Vicellous Reon Shannon, Alex Burns

32. When Willie Comes Marching Home (1950)

Approved | 82 min | Comedy, War

6.6
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Willie Kluggs enters the service with hopes of going overseas, but his uncanny marksmanship keeps him at home as a shooting instructor... much to his embarrassment.

Writers: Sy Gomberg, Richard Sale, Mary Loos | Director: John Ford | Stars: Dan Dailey, Corinne Calvet, Colleen Townsend, William Demarest

33. Kings Go Forth (1958)

Approved | 109 min | Drama, War, Action

6.7
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Toward the end of World War II, two American soldiers fighting in Southern France become romantically involved with a young, American woman. Her background will reveal more about them than her.

Writers: Joe David Brown, Merle Miller | Director: Delmer Daves | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood, Leora Dana

34. Resurrected (1989)

96 min | Drama, War

5.9
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True story of a British soldier (David Thewlis), who is left behind in the Falklands after the war with Argentina. He travels on a journey from the Falkland Islands, to his army barracks in... See full summary »

Writer: Martin Allen | Director: Paul Greengrass | Stars: Tom Bell, Rita Tushingham, David Thewlis, Rudi Davies

35. The Last Time I Saw Archie (1961)

98 min | Comedy, Romance, War

6.1
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Two Air Force friends have fun during their enlistment.

Writer: William Bowers | Director: Jack Webb | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Jack Webb, Martha Hyer, France Nuyen

36. Wing Commander: Prophecy (1997 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.3
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Twelve years after the end of the Kilrathi war, the Terran Confederation must once again call upon its military to defend itself against a new and unknown alien menace.

Writers: Chris Douglas, Adam Foshko, Rob Irving, Phil Wattenbarger | Director: Adam Foshko | Stars: Steven Petrarca, Thomas F. Wilson, Lauren Sinclair, Neill Barry

37. Flight Command (1940)

Passed | 116 min | Drama, War

6.3
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A rookie flyer, Ens. Alan Drake, joins the famous Hellcats Squadron right out of flight school in Pensacola. He doesn't make a great first impression when he is forced to ditch his airplane... See full summary »

Writers: Wells Root, Harvey S. Haislip, John Sutherland | Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Robert Taylor, Ruth Hussey, Walter Pidgeon, Paul Kelly

38. Bob Hope's Overseas Christmas Tours: Around the World with the Troops - 1941-1972 (1980 TV Movie)

Comedy, Documentary, War

7.6
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A tribute to Bob Hope's 31 years of entertaining American troops overseas. This program includes footage - previously unreleased - which was obtained from various armed services sources, as... See full summary »

Writers: Gig Henry, Malcolm Leo, Robert L. Mills, Andrew Solt | Director: Malcolm Leo | Stars: Bob Hope, Anna Maria Alberghetti, Ursula Andress, Ann-Margret

39. Starship Troopers: Terran Ascendancy (2000 Video Game)

Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action

7.2
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Taking place around the movie's storyline, you are a lieutenant (male or female) leading a squad of troopers. You first start at Klendathu (as in the movie, except you are at the "safer" ... See full summary »

Writers: Nick Hagger, Robert A. Heinlein | Star: Peter Kepler

40. The Last Love Song on This Little Planet (2005)

120 min | Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

4.7
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Quiet, introverted high school girl Chise, who is madly in love with Shuji, a confident, arrogant athlete. They both go to the same high school in Hokkaido, but it takes Chise all of her ... See full summary »

Writers: Yukako Shimizu, Shin Takahashi | Director: Taikan Suga | Stars: Adeyto, Robert Baldwin, Masatô Ibu, Shihori Kanjiya

41. Tanks a Million (1941)

Approved | 50 min | Comedy

6.2
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An Army draftee with a good memory makes sergeant and saves the day.

Writers: Edward E. Seabrook, Paul Girard Smith, Warren Wilson | Director: Fred Guiol | Stars: William Tracy, James Gleason, Noah Beery Jr., Joe Sawyer

42. Entertaining the Troops (1994)

90 min | Documentary, War

8.2
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Documentary about the USO of WWII, with a reunion of Bob Hope's famous troupe, consisting, besides him, of Frances Langford, Patty Thomas and Tony Romano.

Writer: Robert Mugge | Director: Robert Mugge | Stars: Bud Abbott, Larry Adler, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Laverne Andrews

44. In the Company of Men (1995– )

Documentary

7.2
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Documentary about life in the Welsh Guards regiment.

Stars: Crispin Black, Bruce MacInnes

45. Shogo: Mobile Armor Division (1998 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.9
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Writer: Nathan Hendrickson | Stars: Sean G. Griffin, Ted D'Arms, Kari McGee, Kathy Levin

46. Kazdy mlady muz (1966)

83 min | Comedy

7.1
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Jurácek's feature debut is shot in two parts. In the first, a corporal accompanies a new recruit with a sore Achilles tendon for his physical, and all the girls or young women they see are ... See full summary »

Writer: Pavel Jurácek | Director: Pavel Jurácek | Stars: Pavel Landovský, Ivan Vyskocil, Hana Ruzickova, Jaromír Hanzlík

47. Screen Snapshots Series 23, No. 1: Hollywood in Uniform (1943)

Approved | 10 min | Documentary, Short, Sport

5.5
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Several prominent actors are seen in their new roles as WWII military officers and enlisted men. Highlights include Robert Stack (a former amateur skeet shooting champion) displaying his ... See full summary »

Director: Ralph Staub | Stars: Eddie Albert, Desi Arnaz, Gene Autry, Art Baker

48. Bob Hope: Memories of World War II (1995 TV Movie)

Documentary, War

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Stars: Bob Hope, Jerry Colonna, Charlton Heston, Dolores Hope

49. The Last Man (1916)

Passed | 59 min | Drama, Romance, War

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Writer: James Oliver Curwood | Director: William Wolbert | Stars: William Duncan, Corinne Griffith, Mary Anderson, Jack Mower

50. Ulan ksiecia Józefa (1937)

79 min | Romance, War

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Writers: Waclaw Gasiorowski, Konrad Tom | Director: Konrad Tom | Stars: Witold Conti, Jadwiga Smosarska, Franciszek Brodniewicz, Stanislaw Sielanski