Most Popular "War Refugee" Titles

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year











































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »





Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. Casablanca (1942)

PG | 102 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

In Casablanca, Morocco in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains

Votes: 401,672

2. Dheepan (2015)

R | 115 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
76 Metascore

Dheepan is a Sri Lankan Tamil warrior who flees to France and ends up working as a caretaker outside Paris.

Director: Jacques Audiard | Stars: Jesuthasan Antonythasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby, Vincent Rottiers

Votes: 8,109 | Gross: $0.25M

3. The Green Berets (1968)

G | 142 min | Drama, War

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

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.

Directors: Ray Kellogg, John Wayne, Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: John Wayne, David Janssen, Jim Hutton, Aldo Ray

Votes: 10,011

4. Indochine (1992)

PG-13 | 159 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

This story is set in 1930, at the time when French colonial rule in Indochina is ending. A widowed French woman who works in the rubber fields, raises a Vietnamese princess as if she was ... See full summary »

Director: Régis Wargnier | Stars: Catherine Deneuve, Vincent Perez, Linh Dan Pham, Jean Yanne

Votes: 7,533 | Gross: $5.73M

5. Since You Went Away (1944)

Approved | 177 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

With her husband away to fight in World War II, a housewife struggles to care for their two daughters - and a pair of lodgers who have moved in - alone.

Directors: John Cromwell, Edward F. Cline, Tay Garnett, David O. Selznick | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Shirley Temple

Votes: 3,396

6. John Rabe (2009)

134 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
57 Metascore

A true-story account of a German businessman who saved more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre in 1937-38.

Director: Florian Gallenberger | Stars: Ulrich Tukur, Daniel Brühl, Steve Buscemi, Anne Consigny

Votes: 5,244 | Gross: $0.07M

7. Woman of the Year (1942)

Passed | 114 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle.

Director: George Stevens | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Fay Bainter, Reginald Owen

Votes: 6,982

8. Sun Valley Serenade (1941)

Passed | 86 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

When Phil Corey's band arrives at the Idaho ski resort its pianist Ted Scott is smitten with a Norwegian refugee he has sponsored, Karen Benson. When soloist Vivian Dawn quits, Karen stages an ice show as a substitute.

Director: H. Bruce Humberstone | Stars: Sonja Henie, John Payne, Glenn Miller, Milton Berle

Votes: 1,034

9. 7 Women (1966)

87 min | Drama

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Legendary director John Ford's final film involving seven dedicated missionary women in China circa 1935 trying to protect themselves from the advances of a Mongolian barbaric warlord and his cut-throat gang of warriors.

Director: John Ford | Stars: Anne Bancroft, Sue Lyon, Margaret Leighton, Flora Robson

Votes: 1,575

10. The Conspirators (1944)

Approved | 101 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Vincent Van Der Lyn, a Dutch freedom fighter in WWII, is forced to neutral Lisbon to escape the Nazis. There he meets a small band of underground conspirators. The group's leader, Ricardo ... See full summary »

Director: Jean Negulesco | Stars: Hedy Lamarr, Paul Henreid, Sydney Greenstreet, Peter Lorre

Votes: 704

11. Les chevaliers blancs (2015)

112 min | Drama

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

At the head of his NGO Move For Kids, Jacques Arnault pulls some humanitarian workers in a country of Africa "to take in" orphan children. The operation is transformed in a panic.

Director: Joachim Lafosse | Stars: Vincent Lindon, Louise Bourgoin, Valérie Donzelli, Reda Kateb

Votes: 314

12. Salam Neighbor (2015)

75 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Two filmmakers fully embed themselves in a Syrian refugee camp, providing an intimate look at the world's most dire humanitarian crisis.

Directors: Zach Ingrasci, Chris Temple | Stars: Zach Ingrasci, Chris Temple

Votes: 334

13. Babes on Broadway (1941)

Approved | 118 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Tommy Williams desperately wants to get to Broadway, but as he is only singing in a spaghetti house for tips he is a long way off. He meets Penny Morris, herself no mean singer, and through... See full summary »

Director: Busby Berkeley | Stars: Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Fay Bainter, Virginia Weidler

Votes: 1,041

14. My Name Is Modesty: A Modesty Blaise Adventure (2004)

R | 78 min | Action, Crime, Drama

4.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

When her surrogate father who owns the casino she works in gets murdered, Modesty Blaise takes on those that killed him and are now at the casino to rob it. It turns out she is more than just a modest worker.

Director: Scott Spiegel | Stars: Alexandra Staden, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Raymond Cruz, Fred Pearson

Votes: 2,154

15. Come Live with Me (1941)

Passed | 86 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Seeking US citizenship, a Viennese refugee arranges a marriage of convenience with a struggling writer.

Director: Clarence Brown | Stars: James Stewart, Hedy Lamarr, Ian Hunter, Verree Teasdale

Votes: 1,249

16. B.F.'s Daughter (1948)

Passed | 108 min | Drama, Romance

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Wealthy Polly Fulton marries a progressive scholar whose attitudes toward capitalism and acquired wealth puts their marriage in jeopardy.

Director: Robert Z. Leonard | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Van Heflin, Charles Coburn, Richard Hart

Votes: 437

17. Princess O'Rourke (1943)

Approved | 94 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A pilot falls in love with a woman he believes is heading cross country to become a maid, little suspecting that she's actually a princess.

Director: Norman Krasna | Stars: Olivia de Havilland, Robert Cummings, Charles Coburn, Jack Carson

Votes: 769

18. Human Cargo (2004 TV Mini-Series)

Drama

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A riveting thriller shot on location in Vancouver and South Africa, HUMAN CARGO is an unflinching look at the world of refugees in the post 9/11 world and of the people who sacrifice their ... See full summary »

Stars: Nthati Moshesh, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Veena Sood, Wright Ngubeni

Votes: 93

19. Escape by Night (1960)

82 min | Drama, War

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Three allied prisoners, a Russian, an American and an Englishman, attempt to escape with the help of a young couple from Rome.

Director: Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Leo Genn, Giovanna Ralli, Sergey Bondarchuk, Peter Baldwin

Votes: 432

20. Secret Places (1984)

PG | 98 min | Drama

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Zelda Barron | Stars: Marie Theres Relin, Tara MacGowran, Claudine Auger, Jenny Agutter

Votes: 78

21. Once Upon a Time in Cabramatta (2012– )

55 min | Documentary

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

How the Vietnamese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.

Stars: Thang Ngo, Maria Tran, Thanh Hoang, Tony Hoang

Votes: 14

22. Rachmaninoff: The Last Romantic (2018)

Biography, Drama, History | Announced

Add a Plot

23. Lady, Let's Dance (1944)

Approved | 88 min | Musical, Romance, War

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Lady, Let's Dance was a 1944 black and white film directed by Frank Woodruff that was nominated for two Oscars. Produced by Monogram Studios, the film is unique as an ice skating musical. ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Woodruff | Stars: Belita, James Ellison, Walter Catlett, Lucien Littlefield

Votes: 18

24. Junior Army (1942)

Approved | 70 min | Action, Adventure, War

5.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Well-bred young English refugee Freddie Hewlett (Freddie Bartholomew) saves the life of Jimmie Fletcher (Billy Halop), wild boy of the road, in a fight with juvenile gang leader Bushy ... See full summary »

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Freddie Bartholomew, Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Bobby Jordan

Votes: 12

25. Mirath (2013)

96 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

When director Philippe Aractingi is forced to leave his motherland for the third time, the realisation dawns on him: his ancestors have been fleeing wars for five generations. Exploring his... See full summary »

Director: Philippe Aractingi

Votes: 52

26. Berlin -7º (2013)

Drama

5.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

The war in Iraq had many victims. Many of them refugees. Atef, a quiet Engish school teacher, has been living in Baghdad for years. But, after the accidental shooting of his wife. Atef ... See full summary »

Director: Ramtin Lavafipour | Stars: Thom Bishops, Karoline Eichhorn, Masoud Rayegany, Mostafa Zamani

Votes: 38

27. Wiipurini (1992 TV Movie)

53 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Eeli Aalto | Star: Eeli Aalto

28. Mo jie (1982)

91 min | Horror, Thriller

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Story revolves around a possessed young police woman who kills everyone who gets in her way.

Director: Kuen Yeung | Stars: Leanne Lau, Tung-Shing Yee, Hua Yueh, Ken Tong

Votes: 44

29. 18 Million Orphans (1945)

Approved | 17 min | Short, History, News

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

This March-of-Time entry presents a kaleidoscopic analysis of the hardships facing the Filipino people at the end of World War II. In contrast to the scenes of war's devastation are ... See full summary »

Director: Richard De Rochemont | Stars: Jackson Beck, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Douglas MacArthur

30. Sotalapset (2003)

93 min | Documentary, War

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Documentary about the Finnish children who were evacuated to Sweden during World War II.

Director: Erja Dammert | Stars: Sirkka Artman, Riitta Grundel-Koskinen, Jorma Hauru, Irmeli Heino

Votes: 23

31. Opri (1954)

79 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Opri is a charming and gentle old woman, one of thousands evacuated from the Finnish Karelia just before the province was taken over by the Soviets in the Second World War. Spiritual Opri, ... See full summary »

Director: Edvin Laine | Stars: Rakel Laakso, Elsa Turakainen, Elna Hellman, Liisa Pakarinen

Votes: 54

32. Gabbla (2008)

140 min | Drama

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Living almost as a recluse, the topographer Malek accepts a job in a region of western Algeria at the insistence of his friend Lakhdar. Malek arrives at the base camp previously used by a ... See full summary »

Director: Tariq Teguia | Stars: Kader Affak, Ina Rose Djakou, Ahmed Benaissa, Fethi Ghares

Votes: 81

33. Kenar-e roodkhaneh (2004)

81 min | Drama

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Alireza Amini

Votes: 16

34. Lieber Muslim... (2005)

36 min | Documentary, Short

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Kerstin Nickig

35. Unge på flugt (2001 TV Short)

29 min | Documentary, Short

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Television special following Danish students from 9th and 10th grade. They participate in a 24 hour roleplaying game in which they play the part of being refugees from Somalia.

Director: Mikkel Blaabjerg Poulsen | Star: Elias Eliot

36. Her Violet Garden (1997)

18 min | Short, Drama, War

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A young refugee woman's internal journey, as she tries to come to terms with nostalgic recollections of her lost home and painful memories of the war that tore her life and family apart.

Director: Irena Joannides | Stars: Hristina Pavlidou, Despina Bebedelli, Nana Georgiou, Orestis Marangos

37. Georgia por la Paz (2009)

26 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The war in Georgia: the refugees, the civil society, the internationals interests.

Director: Flavio Signore

38. Ha'Bricha (2013)

73 min | Documentary, Drama, History

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

In this road movie ten Israeli teenagers from different backgrounds set out on a personal and fascinating adventure which follows the original 'Bricha Movement', which was set up to help ... See full summary »

Director: Meni Elias

39. Arunodoyer Agnishakkhi (1972)

War

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

During the war of independence of Bangladesh, a number of women was victimized by Pakistani Military. A film actor feels to take the responsibility of the war heroines.

Director: Subhash Dutta | Stars: Bobita, Ujjal, Anwar Hossain, Ahmed Sharif

40. Moyers & Company (2012– )
Episode: What Are We Doing in Syria? (2013)

TV-G | 57 min | News, Talk-Show

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Guest host Phil Donahue examines the deadly civil war in Syria and the consequences of another American intervention in the Middle East.

Stars: Deborah Amos, Andrew Bacevich, Phil Donahue