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1. Band of Brothers (2001 TV Mini-Series)

TV-MA | 705 min | Action, Drama, History

9.6
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The story of Easy Company of the US Army 101st Airborne division and their mission in WWII Europe from Operation Overlord through V-J Day.

Stars: Scott Grimes, Matthew Leitch, Damian Lewis, Ron Livingston

2. Full Metal Jacket (1987)

R | 116 min | Drama, War

8.4
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78 Metascore

A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the U.S.-Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.

Writers: Gustav Hasford, Stanley Kubrick, Michael Herr | Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Matthew Modine, R. Lee Ermey, Vincent D'Onofrio, Adam Baldwin

3. Across the Universe (2007)

PG-13 | 133 min | Drama, Fantasy, Musical

7.5
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56 Metascore

The music of the Beatles and the Vietnam War form the backdrop for the romance between an upper-class American girl and a poor Liverpudlian artist.

Writers: Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais, Julie Taymor | Director: Julie Taymor | Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Jim Sturgess, Joe Anderson, Dana Fuchs

4. Jarhead (2005)

R | 125 min | Biography, Drama, War

7.1
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58 Metascore

Based on former Marine Anthony Swofford's best-selling 2003 book about his pre-Desert Storm experiences in Saudi Arabia and about his experiences fighting in Kuwait.

Writers: William Broyles Jr., Anthony Swofford | Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Foxx, Lucas Black, Scott MacDonald

5. Ip Man (2008)

R | 106 min | Action, Biography, Drama

8.1
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59 Metascore

A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun.

Writers: Edmond Wong, Chan Tai-Li | Director: Wilson Yip | Stars: Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Siu-Wong Fan, Ka Tung Lam

6. Battle Los Angeles (2011)

PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

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. Flags of Our Fathers (2006)

R | 132 min | Drama, History, War

7.1
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79 Metascore

The life stories of the six men who raised the flag at The Battle of Iwo Jima, a turning point in WWII.

Writers: William Broyles Jr., Paul Haggis, James Bradley, Ron Powers | Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Ryan Phillippe, Barry Pepper, Joseph Cross, Jesse Bradford

8. Heartbreak Ridge (1986)

R | 130 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.8
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A hard-nosed, hard-living Marine gunnery sergeant clashes with his superiors and his ex-wife as he takes command of a spoiled recon platoon with a bad attitude.

Writer: James Carabatsos | Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Marsha Mason, Everett McGill, Moses Gunn

9. Dog Soldiers (2002)

R | 105 min | Action, Horror

6.9
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A routine military exercise turns into a nightmare in the Scotland wilderness.

Writer: Neil Marshall | Director: Neil Marshall | Stars: Sean Pertwee, Kevin McKidd, Emma Cleasby, Liam Cunningham

10. Tigerland (2000)

R | 101 min | Drama, War

7.0
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55 Metascore

A group of recruits go through Advanced Infantry Training at Fort Polk, Louisiana's infamous Tigerland, last stop before Vietnam for tens of thousands of young men in 1971.

Writers: Ross Klavan, Michael McGruther | Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Colin Farrell, Matthew Davis, Clifton Collins Jr., Tom Guiry

11. Bloody Sunday (2002)

R | 107 min | Drama, History, War

7.7
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90 Metascore

A dramatization of the Irish civil rights protest march and subsequent massacre by British troops on January 30, 1972.

Writer: Paul Greengrass | Director: Paul Greengrass | Stars: James Nesbitt, Tim Pigott-Smith, Nicholas Farrell, Allan Gildea

12. Joyeux Noel (2005)

PG-13 | 116 min | Drama, History, Music

7.8
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70 Metascore

On Christmas Eve during world War I, the Germans, French, and Scottish fraternize and get to know the men who live on the opposite side of a brutal war, in what became a true lesson of humanity.

Writer: Christian Carion | Director: Christian Carion | Stars: Diane Kruger, Benno Fürmann, Guillaume Canet, Natalie Dessay

13. 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

14. Cross of Iron (1977)

R | 119 min | Action, Drama, War

7.5
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In 1943, in the Russian front, the decorated leader Rolf Steiner is promoted to Sergeant after another successful mission. Meanwhile the upper-class and arrogant Prussian Captain Hauptmann ... See full summary »

Writers: Julius J. Epstein, Walter Kelley, James Hamilton, Willi Heinrich | Director: Sam Peckinpah | Stars: James Coburn, Maximilian Schell, James Mason, David Warner

15. My Boy Jack (2007 TV Movie)

95 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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Author Rudyard Kipling and his wife search for their 18-year-old son after he goes missing during World War I.

Writer: David Haig | Director: Brian Kirk | Stars: David Haig, Daniel Radcliffe, Kim Cattrall, Carey Mulligan

16. Passchendaele (2008)

R | 114 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.6
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The lives of a troubled veteran, his nurse girlfriend and a naive boy intersect first in Alberta and then in Belgium during the bloody World War I battle of Passchendaele.

Writer: Paul Gross | Director: Paul Gross | Stars: Paul Gross, Caroline Dhavernas, Joe Dinicol, Meredith Bailey

17. The Big Red One (1980)

R | 113 min | Action, Drama, War

7.3
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77 Metascore

The story of a sergeant and the inner core members of his unit as they try to serve in and survive World War II.

Writer: Samuel Fuller | Director: Samuel Fuller | Stars: Lee Marvin, Mark Hamill, Robert Carradine, Bobby Di Cicco

18. A Soldier's Story (1984)

PG | 101 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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An African American officer investigates a murder in a racially charged situation in World War II.

Writer: Charles Fuller | Director: Norman Jewison | Stars: Howard E. Rollins Jr., Adolph Caesar, Art Evans, David Alan Grier

19. Deathwatch (2002)

R | 94 min | Drama, Horror, War

6.0
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In the middle of World War I, nine British soldiers caught behind enemy lines seek refuge in a complex network of German trenches. What they soon discover is that they aren't alone - and it isn't a German soldier that's hunting them down.

Writer: Michael J. Bassett | Director: Michael J. Bassett | Stars: Jamie Bell, Rúaidhrí Conroy, Mike Downey, Laurence Fox

20. All the Young Men (1960)

Approved | 87 min | Drama, War

6.1
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During the Korean War, the lieutenant in charge of a Marine rifle platoon is killed in battle. Before he dies, he places the platoon's sergeant, who's black, in charge. The sergeant figures... See full summary »

Writer: Hall Bartlett | Director: Hall Bartlett | Stars: Alan Ladd, Sidney Poitier, James Darren, Glenn Corbett

21. Armadillo (2010)

105 min | Documentary, War

7.6
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72 Metascore

In February 2009 a group of Danish soldiers accompanied by documentary filmmaker Janus Metz arrived at Armadillo, an army base in the southern Afghan province of Helmand. Metz and cameraman... See full summary »

Writer: Kasper Torsting | Director: Janus Metz Pedersen

22. When Trumpets Fade (1998 TV Movie)

R | 95 min | Action, Drama, War

7.3
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A private in the latter days of WWII on the German front struggles between his will to survive and what his superiors perceive as a battlefield instinct.

Writer: W.W. Vought | Director: John Irvin | Stars: Ron Eldard, Zak Orth, Frank Whaley, Dylan Bruno

23. Kokoda: 39th Battalion (2006)

PG-13 | 92 min | Action, Drama, War

6.2
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A bitter battle is fought between Australian and Japanese soldiers along the Kokoda trail in New Guinea during World War II.

Writers: Alister Grierson, John Lonie | Director: Alister Grierson | Stars: Jack Finsterer, Travis McMahon, Simon Stone, Luke Ford

24. Oliver Sherman (2010)

Drama, Thriller, War

6.5
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Feeling lost and disconnected, with no family of his own, veteran Sherman Oliver sets out to the countryside in search of the soldier who saved him back in the war. That man, Franklin Page,... See full summary »

Writers: Rachel Ingalls, Ryan Redford | Director: Ryan Redford | Stars: Molly Parker, Donal Logue, Garret Dillahunt, Jamie Lyle

25. Cannibal Apocalypse (1980)

R | 96 min | Horror, Thriller

5.7
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Giovanni Lambardo Radice and John Saxon are Vietman vets that bring back contagious virus that turn people into cannibals when bitten.

Writers: Antonio Margheriti, Dardano Sacchetti | Director: Antonio Margheriti | Stars: John Saxon, Elizabeth Turner, Giovanni Lombardo Radice, Cinzia De Carolis

26. Stranded (2010)

103 min | Action, Horror, War

5.2
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A platoon of French soldiers on a rescue mission in North Africa confront invisible evil creatures.

Writers: Sandra Martin, Hugues Martin | Directors: Hugues Martin, Sandra Martin | Stars: Grégoire Leprince-Ringuet, Thierry Frémont, Saïd Taghmaoui, Aurélien Wiik

27. Armored Command (1961)

Approved | 99 min | Drama, War

5.0
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An American army unit is trapped in a small town during a German counterattack and discovers that a spy in the town is providing the Germans with information about them.

Writer: R.W. Alcorn | Director: Byron Haskin | Stars: Howard Keel, Tina Louise, Warner Anderson, Earl Holliman

28. Fixed Bayonets! (1951)

Approved | 92 min | Action, Drama, War

7.1
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The story of a platoon during the Korean War. One by one Corporal Denno's superiors are killed until it comes to the point where he must try to take command responsibility.

Writers: Samuel Fuller, John Brophy | Director: Samuel Fuller | Stars: Richard Basehart, Gene Evans, Michael O'Shea, Richard Hylton

29. La 317ème section (1965)

100 min | War

7.5
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In Vietnam, 1954, a French platoon isolated behind enemy lines tries to come back. It is led by the inexperienced, idealistic sous-lieutenant Torrens, and by adjutant Willsdorf, a WWII veteran of the Werhmacht.

Writer: Pierre Schoendoerffer | Director: Pierre Schoendoerffer | Stars: Jacques Perrin, Bruno Cremer, Pierre Fabre, Manuel Zarzo

30. Praybeyt Benjamin (2011)

Comedy

4.9
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Writers: Wenn V. Deramas, Keiko Aquino | Director: Wenn V. Deramas | Stars: Vice Ganda, Eddie Garcia, Derek Ramsay, Jimmy Santos

31. The Desert of the Tartars (1976)

PG | 140 min | Drama, History, War

7.6
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As his first assignment, lieutenant Drogo is sent to an isolated fortress on the borders of a desert and of a range of high mountains. The mission of the garrison is to prevent a possible ... See full summary »

Writers: Dino Buzzati, André G. Brunelin, Jean-Louis Bertuccelli, Valerio Zurlini | Director: Valerio Zurlini | Stars: Vittorio Gassman, Giuliano Gemma, Helmut Griem, Philippe Noiret

32. The Winter War (1989)

195 min | Drama, History, War

7.9
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Set during World War 2. After the Nazi Germany invaded Poland in September 1939, Russia attacked Finland in November 1939. Finnish reservists leave their homes and go to war. The film ... See full summary »

Writers: Pekka Parikka, Antti Tuuri | Director: Pekka Parikka | Stars: Taneli Mäkelä, Vesa Vierikko, Timo Torikka, Heikki Paavilainen

33. Merrill's Marauders (1962)

Approved | 98 min | Adventure, War, Drama

6.7
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Brigadier General Frank D. Merrill leads the 3,000 American volunteers of his 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), aka "Merrill's Marauders", behind Japanese lines across Burma to Myitkyina... See full summary »

Writers: Milton Sperling, Samuel Fuller, Charlton Ogburn Jr. | Director: Samuel Fuller | Stars: Jeff Chandler, Ty Hardin, Peter Brown, Andrew Duggan

34. Warriors (2002)

96 min | Adventure, War, Drama

6.5
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The tragic story of a platoon of Spanish soldiers, in the hell of the Kosovo war in 2000

Writers: Daniel Calparsoro, Juan Cavestany | Director: Daniel Calparsoro | Stars: Eloy Azorín, Eduardo Noriega, Rubén Ochandiano, Carla Pérez

35. We've Never Been Licked (1943)

Approved | 103 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.0
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WWII morale film for Texas A&M graduates fighting overseas. Young Brad Craig (Langton) enters the military school with a chip on his shoulder which Mitchum and other upperclassmen quickly ... See full summary »

Writers: Norman Reilly Raine, Nick Grinde | Director: John Rawlins | Stars: Richard Quine, Anne Gwynne, Noah Beery Jr., Martha O'Driscoll

36. The Anderson Platoon (1967)

65 min | Documentary, War

7.0
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The director, a French veteran of the Indochina war (La 317e Section), returned to follow a platoon of American soldiers for six weeks at the height of fighting in Vietnam in 1966. The ... See full summary »

Writer: Pierre Schoendoerffer | Director: Pierre Schoendoerffer

37. In Gold We Trust (1990)

89 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

4.8
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Story about a group of commandos trying to retrieve some gold, which is stored in a NASA capsule. During the operation, they confront another commando group led by two evil mercenaries (one... See full summary »

Writers: Buncherd Dhawee, Norman Puemin, Tony S. Suvat | Director: Philip Chalong | Stars: Jan-Michael Vincent, Sam J. Jones, Sherrie Rose, Robert Cespedes

38. Shake Rattle and Roll Fourteen: The Invasion (2012)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

4.8
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Critically acclaimed director Chito S. Roño embarks on creating the three episodes titled: Pamana, Lost Command and Unwanted. Graded A by the Cinema Evaluation Board, Chito S. Roño elevates... See full summary »

Writers: Ricardo Lee, Rody Vera, Roy Iglesias, Chito S. Roño | Director: Chito S. Roño | Stars: Herbert Bautista, Janice de Belen, Arlene Muhlach, Dennis Padilla

39. Platoon of the Dead (2009 Video)

Not Rated | 82 min | Horror

1.8
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Three soldiers must fight to survive the night in a seemingly abandoned house, when a zombie platoon attacks.

Writer: John Bowker | Director: John Bowker | Stars: Ariauna Albright, Tom Stedham, Chris Keown, Tyler David

40. Nothing to Report (1973)

Drama, War

7.1
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Writers: Roland Perrot, Yves Boisset, Claude Veillot | Director: Yves Boisset | Stars: Jacques Spiesser, Jacques Villeret, Jacques Weber, Claude Brosset

41. Two Colonels (1962)

90 min | Comedy

7.3
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During the WWII Italians and English occupy alternatively a village between the Albanian and Grecian borders. It happens so often that, not only they use the same Hotel (the Iris) as ... See full summary »

Writers: Bruno Corbucci, Giovanni Grimaldi | Director: Steno | Stars: Totò, Walter Pidgeon, Nino Taranto, Scilla Gabel

42. Come On, Marines! (1934)

Approved | 70 min | Drama

6.2
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"Lucky" Davis, a ladies-man and a devil-may-care U. S. Marine Sergeant, is leading a Marine-squadron on an expedition through a Phillipine jungle where an outlaw bandit is leading a ... See full summary »

Writers: Philip Wylie, Joel Sayre, Byron Morgan | Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Richard Arlen, Ida Lupino, Roscoe Karns, Grace Bradley

43. Rzeczpospolita babska (1969)

96 min | Comedy

6.4
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Writers: Stanislawa Drzewiecka, Hieronim Przybyl | Director: Hieronim Przybyl | Stars: Aleksandra Zawieruszanka, Zofia Merle, Jan Machulski, Krystyna Chimanienko

44. Last Words (2010)

21 min | Short, Action, Drama

7.4
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After returning home from war, a former soldier plans his final day on earth. 'Last Words' explores the moments leading up to the suicide of Jason Grey(Lancaster). This frightening tale is ... See full summary »

Writers: Stefan King, Justin Lancaster | Directors: Justin Lancaster, John Woods | Stars: Justin Lancaster, John Woods, Tyshawn Jenkins, Russ Huth

45. Shock (1934)

70 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.4
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Captain Bob Hayworth, his brother Lieutenant Gilroy Hayworth and Captain Derek Marbury are in a World-War 1 trench on the front-lines in France. Bob Hayworth resents Marbury greatly as the ... See full summary »

Writers: Roy Pomeroy, Madeleine Ruthven | Director: Roy Pomeroy | Stars: Ralph Forbes, Gwenllian Gill, Monroe Owsley, Reginald Sharland

47. The Lieutenant (1963–1964)
Episode: A Very Private Affair (1963)

60 min | Drama

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Rice reports for his first day as a commissioned officer, and is handed a command known for its ill discipline. Rice needs to understand the issues within the unit and try and meld them into a cohesive force.

Creator: Gene Roddenberry | Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: Gary Lockwood, Robert Vaughn, James Gregory, Laura Devon

48. The Lieutenant (1963–1964)
Episode: Captain Thomson (1963)

60 min | Drama

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Lt. Rice is sent on anti insurgency exercises with Captain Thomson. A series of incidents occur that make Rice uncomfortable with the report he must submit about the exercises.

Creator: Gene Roddenberry | Director: Leon Benson | Stars: Gary Lockwood, Paul Burke, Richard Anderson, John Milford

49. Milton the Monster (1965–1967)
Episode: The House-Fly Guest/Fortune Kooky/Goon Platoon

Animation, Comedy, Family

Goo Fee promises his servant the throne if he captures Fearless Fly. A Chinese astrologer honors Muggy-Do. Milton, Heebie and Jeebie are inducted into the army.

Creator: Beverly Arnold | Director: Hal Seeger | Stars: Bob McFadden, Herb Duncan