War

The Guns of Navarone
7.6

The Guns of Navarone

A team of allied saboteurs are assigned an impossible mission: infiltrate an impregnable Nazi-held island and destroy the two enormous long-range ...
The Longest Day
7.8

The Longest Day

The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, US, British, Canadians, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring ...
Lawrence of Arabia
8.3

Lawrence of Arabia

An epic about British officer T.E. Lawrence’s mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First ...
Ivan’s Childhood
8.1

Ivan’s Childhood

Poetic journey through the shards and shadows of one boy’s war-ravaged youth.
Taras Bulba
6.4

Taras Bulba

The Cossacks of Eastern Europe join the Poles to rid the Turks from the Steps of Europe. In return for their aid, the Poles agree to give control ...
Merrill’s Marauders
6.7

Merrill’s Marauders

Brigadier General Frank D. Merrill leads the 3,000 American volunteers of his 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), aka “Merrill’s ...
Hell Is for Heroes
7.0

Hell Is for Heroes

World War II drama where the action centers around a single maneuver by a squad of GIs in retaliation against the force of the German Siegfried ...
The Great Escape
8.2

The Great Escape

The Nazis, exasperated at the number of escapes from their prison camps by a relatively small number of Allied prisoners, relocates them to a ...
The Train
7.9

The Train

As the Allied forces approach Paris in August 1944, German Colonel Von Waldheim is desperate to take all of France’s greatest paintings to ...
King and Country
7.6

King and Country

During World War I a British soldier, charged with desertion, is defended by an officer who at first despises his actions and then grows to feel ...
Culloden
7.9

Culloden

Culloden is a 1964 docudrama written and directed by Peter Watkins for BBC TV. It portrays the 1746 Battle of Culloden that resulted in the ...
Zulu
7.8

Zulu

1964

Zulu

In 1879, during the Zulu wars, man of the people Lt. John Chard (Stanley Baker) and snooty Lt Gonville Bromhead (Michael Caine) were in charge of ...
Von Ryan’s Express
7.1

Von Ryan’s Express

Von Ryan’s Express stars Frank Sinatra as a POW colonel who leads a daring escape from Nazi Germany by taking over a freight train, but he ...