War

Letters from Iwo Jima
7.9

Letters from Iwo Jima

Dec. 19, 2006

Letters from Iwo Jima

The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the ...
Flags of Our Fathers
7.1

Flags of Our Fathers

Oct. 18, 2006

Flags of Our Fathers

There were five Marines and one Navy Corpsman photographed raising the U.S. flag on Mt. Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945. This is ...
300
7.6

300

Dec. 09, 2006

300

Based on Frank Miller’s graphic novel, “300” is very loosely based the 480 B.C. Battle of Thermopylae, where the King of Sparta ...
Joyeux Noel
7.7

Joyeux Noel

Nov. 09, 2005

Joyeux Noel

France, 1914, during World War I. On Christmas Eve, an extraordinary event takes place in the bloody no man’s land that the French and the ...
Jarhead
7.0

Jarhead

Nov. 04, 2005

Jarhead

Jarhead is a film about a US Marine Anthony Swofford’s experience in the Gulf War. After putting up with an arduous boot camp, Swafford and his ...
Valiant
5.5

Valiant

Mar. 25, 2005

Valiant

Set in 1944, Valiant is a woodland pigeon who wants to become a great hero someday. When he hears they are hiring recruits for the Royal Homing ...
King Arthur
6.3

King Arthur

Jul. 07, 2004

King Arthur

The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the ‘Sarmatian hypothesis’ which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the ...
Troy
7.2

Troy

May. 03, 2004

Troy

In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to ...
Hotel Rwanda
8.1

Hotel Rwanda

Sep. 11, 2004

Hotel Rwanda

Inspired by true events, this film takes place in Rwanda in the 1990s when more than a million Tutsis were killed in a genocide that went mostly ...
Downfall
8.2

Downfall

Sep. 08, 2004

Downfall

In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force ...
The Alamo
6.0

The Alamo

Apr. 07, 2004

The Alamo

Based on the 1836 standoff between a group of Texan and Tejano men, led by Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie, and Mexican dictator Santa Anna’s ...
The Fog of War
8.1

The Fog of War

Dec. 09, 2003

The Fog of War

Using archival footage, United States Cabinet conversation recordings, and an interview of the 85-year-old Robert McNamara, THE FOG OF WAR ...
Beyond Borders
6.5

Beyond Borders

Oct. 23, 2003

Beyond Borders

Beyond Borders is an epic tale of the turbulent romance between two star-crossed lovers set against the backdrop of the world’s most ...
The Last Samurai
7.7

The Last Samurai

Dec. 05, 2003

The Last Samurai

Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare, which finds him learning to respect the samurai ...
Julius Caesar
6.6

Julius Caesar

Dec. 27, 2002

Julius Caesar

Twenty year-old Julius Caesar flees Rome for his life during the reign of Sulla but through skill and ambition rises four decades later to become ...
The Four Feathers
6.5

The Four Feathers

Sep. 08, 2002

The Four Feathers

The story, set in 1875, follows a British officer (Heath Ledger) who resigns his post when he learns of his regiment’s plan to ship out to ...
We Were Soldiers
7.2

We Were Soldiers

Mar. 01, 2002

We Were Soldiers

The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it.
The Pianist
8.5

The Pianist

Sep. 24, 2002

The Pianist

The true story of pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman’s experiences in Warsaw during the Nazi occupation. When the Jews of the city find themselves ...
Pearl Harbor
6.2

Pearl Harbor

May. 21, 2001

Pearl Harbor

The lifelong friendship between Rafe McCawley and Danny Walker is put to the ultimate test when the two ace fighter pilots become entangled in a ...
Enemy at the Gates
7.6

Enemy at the Gates

Mar. 14, 2001

Enemy at the Gates

Enemy at the Gates is a war film from Jean-Jacques Annaud from 2001 that takes place during the battle of Stalingard in World War II between the ...
Black Hawk Down
7.7

Black Hawk Down

Dec. 28, 2001

Black Hawk Down

When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, ...
Enigma
6.3

Enigma

Jan. 22, 2001

Enigma

The story of the WWII project to crack the code behind the Enigma machine, used by the Germans to encrypt messages sent to their submarines.
The Patriot
7.2

The Patriot

Jun. 28, 2000

The Patriot

After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring ...
Rules of Engagement
6.4

Rules of Engagement

Apr. 07, 2000

Rules of Engagement

Part war movie, part courtroom thriller, this gripping drama finds a war hero put on trial for a rescue mission gone terribly wrong with only his ...
The Thin Red Line
7.6

The Thin Red Line

Dec. 25, 1998

The Thin Red Line

Based on the graphic novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line tells the story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who ...
Saving Private Ryan
8.6

Saving Private Ryan

Jul. 24, 1998

Saving Private Ryan

As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger ...
The English Patient
7.4

The English Patient

Nov. 14, 1996

The English Patient

In the 1930s, Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert ...
Braveheart
8.3

Braveheart

May. 24, 1995

Braveheart

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English ...
Legends of the Fall
7.6

Legends of the Fall

Dec. 16, 1994

Legends of the Fall

An epic tale of three brothers and their father living in the remote wilderness of 1900s USA and how their lives are affected by nature, history, ...
Schindler’s List
8.9

Schindler’s List

Nov. 30, 1993

Schindler’s List

The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory ...