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Life Is Beautiful
A Jewish man has a wonderful romance with the help of his humour, but must use that same quality to protect his son in a Nazi death camp. Dir: Roberto Benigni With: Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Giorgio Cantarini Comedy | Drama | Romance | War 116 mins.
Set in unoccupied Africa during the early days of World War II: An American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid Drama | Romance | War 102 mins.
The Human Condition III: A Soldier's Prayer
Part three of a trilogy. After the Japanese defeat to the Russians in the last episode, Kaji, the Japanese soldier and humanist protagonist... Dir: Masaki Kobayashi With: Tatsuya Nakadai, Michiyo Aratama, Tamao Nakamura Drama | History | War 190 mins.
Saving Private Ryan
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. Dir: Steven Spielberg With: Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Tom Sizemore Action | Drama | War 169 mins.
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically try to stop. Dir: Stanley Kubrick With: Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden Comedy | War 95 mins.
A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II. Dir: Roman Polanski With: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay Biography | Drama | War 150 mins.
During the U.S.-Viet Nam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe. Dir: Francis Ford Coppola With: Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall Drama | War 153 mins.
The Great Dictator
Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie Comedy | Drama | War 125 mins.
Paths of Glory
When soldiers in World War I refuse to continue with an impossible attack, their superior officers decide to make an example of them. Dir: Stanley Kubrick With: Kirk Douglas, Ralph Meeker, Adolphe Menjou Drama | War 88 mins.
Pretty Village, Pretty Flame
At the Belgrade army hospital, casualties of Bosnian civil war are treated. In the hospital they remember their youth and the war... Dir: Srdjan Dragojevic With: Dragan Bjelogrlic, Nikola Kojo, Dragan Maksimovic Drama | War 115 mins.
Grave of the Fireflies
A tragic film covering a young boy and his little sister's struggle to survive in Japan during World War II. Dir: Isao Takahata With: Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Akemi Yamaguchi Animation | Drama | War 89 mins.
The claustrophobic world of a WWII German U-boat; boredom, filth, and sheer terror. Dir: Wolfgang Petersen With: Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Klaus Wennemann Action | Adventure | Drama | History | War 149 mins.
The Human Condition I: No Greater Love
In the World War II, the pacifist and humanist Japanese Kaji accepts to travel with his wife Michiko... Dir: Masaki Kobayashi With: Tatsuya Nakadai, Michiyo Aratama, Chikage Awashima Drama | History | War 208 mins.
The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity
Kaji is sent to the Japanese army labeled Red and is mistreated by the vets. Along his assignment, Kaji... Dir: Masaki Kobayashi With: Tatsuya Nakadai, Michiyo Aratama, Kokinji Katsura Drama | History | War United States-GP 181 mins.
Lawrence of Arabia
A flamboyant and controversial British military figure and his conflicted loyalties during his World War I service in the Middle East. Dir: David Lean With: Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn Adventure | Biography | Drama | History | War 216 mins.
War in Abkhazia 1990. An Estonian man Ivo has stayed behind to harvest his crops of tangerines. In a bloody conflict at his door, a wounded man is left behind, and Ivo is forced to take him in. Dir: Zaza Urushadze With: Giorgi Nakashidze, Elmo Nüganen, Raivo Trass Drama | War 87 mins.
The Fifth Seal
Dir: Zoltán Fábri With: Lajos Öze, László Márkus, Ferenc Bencze Drama | War 111 mins.
When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, a commoner begins a revolt and leads Scottish warriors against the cruel English tyrant who rules Scotland with an iron fist. Dir: Mel Gibson With: Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan Action | Biography | Drama | History | War 177 mins.
Only Old Men Are Going to Battle
Dir: Leonid Bykov With: Leonid Bykov, Sergei Podgornyj, Sergei Ivanov Comedy | Drama | War 92 mins.
Michael the Brave
An epic fresco depicting the reign (1593-1601) of Mihai Pätrascu (better known as "Mihai Viteazul" / "Michael the Brave")... Dir: Sergiu Nicolaescu With: Amza Pellea, Ion Besoiu, Olga Tudorache Action | Biography | Drama | History | War 203 mins.
During World War II, Georgy Makharashvili, an old peasant wine-grower, leaves his Georgian village and goes off to the front lines to find his son... Dir: Rezo Chkheidze With: Sergo Zakariadze, Vladimir Privaltsev, Aleksandr Nazarov Drama | War 83 mins.
The story of prophet "Muhammad" and the delivery of the message of God "Allah". Dir: Moustapha Akkad With: Abdallah Gheith, Mouna Wasef, Hamdi Ghayth Adventure | Biography | Drama | History | War 170 mins.
Full Metal Jacket
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. Dir: Stanley Kubrick With: Matthew Modine, R. Lee Ermey, Vincent D'Onofrio Drama | War 116 mins.
Heinz Prulier (Fred Robsahm) is a German soldier stationed as a sniper overlooking his own army from a tree... Dir: Raffaele Andreassi With: Fred Robsahm, Pilar Castel, Dada Gallotti Drama | War 106 mins.
Tell It to the Marines
U.S. Marine Sergeant O'Hara has his hands full training raw recruits, one of whom, 'Skeets' Burns, is a particular thorn in his side... Dir: George W. Hill With: Lon Chaney, William Haines, Eleanor Boardman Comedy | Drama | Romance | War United States-PASSED 103 mins.
When Union spies steal an engineer's beloved locomotive, he pursues it single handedly and straight through enemy lines. Dir: Clyde Bruckman, Buster Keaton With: Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Glen Cavender Action | Adventure | Comedy | Romance | War 107 mins.
The Great War
Italy, 1916. Oreste Jacovacci and Giovanni Busacca are called, as all the Italian youths, to serve the army in the WWI... Dir: Mario Monicelli With: Alberto Sordi, Vittorio Gassman, Silvana Mangano Comedy | Drama | War 137 mins.
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. Dir: Quentin Tarantino With: Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Eli Roth Adventure | Drama | War 153 mins.
The Great Escape
Allied P.O.W.s plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II. Dir: John Sturges With: Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough Adventure | Drama | History | War 172 mins.
Lion of the Desert
In the Fascist Italy Pre-World War II of Benito Mussolini, the cruel General Rodolfo Graziani is directly... Dir: Moustapha Akkad With: Anthony Quinn, Oliver Reed, Rod Steiger Biography | Drama | History | War 173 mins.
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. Dir: Oliver Hirschbiegel With: Bruno Ganz, Alexandra Maria Lara, Ulrich Matthes Biography | Drama | History | War 156 mins.
An elderly lord abdicates to his three sons, and the two corrupt ones turn against him. Dir: Akira Kurosawa With: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu Action | Drama | War 162 mins.
The Bridge on the River Kwai
After settling his differences with a Japanese PoW camp commander, a British colonel co-operates to oversee his men's construction of a railway bridge for their captors - while oblivious to a plan by the Allies to destroy it. Dir: David Lean With: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins Adventure | Drama | War 161 mins.
In the fascist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world. Dir: Guillermo del Toro With: Ivana Baquero, Ariadna Gil, Sergi López Drama | Fantasy | War 118 mins.
Judgment at Nuremberg
In 1948, an American court in occupied Germany tries four Nazi judges for war crimes. Dir: Stanley Kramer With: Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark Drama | History | War 186 mins.
The Big Parade
The idle son of a rich businessman joins the army when the U.S.A. enters World War One. He is sent to France... Dir: King Vidor With: John Gilbert, Renée Adorée, Hobart Bosworth Drama | Romance | War United States-PASSED 140 mins.
Two Soviet partisans depart their starving band on a short march to a nearby farm to get supplies. The Germans have reached the farm first... Dir: Larisa Shepitko With: Boris Plotnikov, Vladimir Gostyukhin, Sergey Yakovlev Drama | War 111 mins.
A zori zdes tikhie
Based on the eponymous book by Boris Vasilyev, the film is set in Karelia (North-West of Russia, near Finland) in 1941 during WWII... Dir: Stanislav Rostotskiy With: Andrey Martynov, Irina Dolganova, Elena Drapeko Drama | History | War 188 mins.
To Be or Not to Be
During the Nazi occupation of Poland, an acting troupe becomes embroiled in a Polish soldier's efforts to track down a German spy. Dir: Ernst Lubitsch With: Carole Lombard, Jack Benny, Robert Stack Comedy | War United States-PASSED 99 mins.
The Best Years of Our Lives
Three WWII veterans return home to small-town America to discover that they and their families have been irreparably changed. Dir: William Wyler With: Fredric March, Dana Andrews, Myrna Loy Drama | Romance | War 172 mins.
The story follows an underground weapons manufacturer in Belgrade during WWII and evolves into fairly surreal situations... Dir: Emir Kusturica With: Predrag Manojlovic, Lazar Ristovski, Mirjana Jokovic Comedy | Drama | War 170 mins.
Gone with the Wind
A manipulative Southern belle carries on a turbulent affair with a blockade runner during the American Civil War. Dir: Victor Fleming With: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Thomas Mitchell Drama | Romance | War 238 mins.
Fugui and Jiazhen endure tumultuous events in China as their personal fortunes move from wealthy landownership to peasantry... Dir: Yimou Zhang With: You Ge, Li Gong, Ben Niu Drama | War 125 mins.
Twins journey to the Middle East to discover their family history, and fulfill their mother's last wishes. Dir: Denis Villeneuve With: Lubna Azabal, Mélissa Désormeaux-Poulin, Maxim Gaudette Drama | Mystery | War 139 mins.
Come and See
After finding an old rifle, a young boy joins the Soviet Army and experiences the horrors of World War II. Dir: Elem Klimov With: Aleksey Kravchenko, Olga Mironova, Liubomiras Lauciavicius Drama | History | War 136 mins.
Walter Defends Sarajevo
True story about a man who tried to stop Nazi soldiers in World War II. Dir: Hajrudin Krvavac With: Velimir 'Bata' Zivojinovic, Rade Markovic, Ljubisa Samardzic War 133 mins.
Hearts and Minds
Set when the apartheid government was still in control, this powerful South African thriller is based... Dir: Ralph Ziman With: Danny Keogh, Patrick Shai, Seputla Sebogodi Drama | History | Thriller | War 113 mins.
Devils on the Doorstep
During the Japanese occupation of China, two prisoners are dumped in a peasant's home in a small town... Dir: Wen Jiang With: Wen Jiang, Kenya Sawada, Yihong Jiang Comedy | Drama | War 139 mins.
The Glass Agency
The Glass Agency is the story of a war veteran living in post war Iran. It depicts veterans who are suffering from social problems after the war... Dir: Ebrahim Hatamikia With: Parviz Parastui, Reza Kianian, Habib Rezaei Action | Drama | Thriller | War 114 mins.
The Deer Hunter
An in-depth examination of the way that the Vietnam war affects the lives of people in a small industrial town in the USA. Dir: Michael Cimino With: Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken, John Cazale Drama | War 182 mins.