Drama, War Movies
Saving Leningrad

Saving Leningrad

Saving Leningrad
IMDb: 6.8
N/A

September 1941. In a turn of events young lovebirds Kostya and Nastya find themselves on board of a barge that will evacuate people from sieged Leningrad. At night the barge…

Genre: Drama, War
Swing Kids

Swing Kids

Swing Kids
IMDb: 7.5
133

Rebellious Ki-soo from North Korea is mesmerized by tap dance in prison camps. Ki-soo joins as a team member of a dance team named ‘Swing Kids’. Yet suddenly, their dreams…

Genre: Drama, War
Journey’s End

Journey’s End

Journey’s End
IMDb: 6.6
108 min

Set in a dugout in Aisne in 1918, a group of British officers, led by the mentally disintegrating young officer Stanhope, variously await their fate.

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Genre: Drama, War
Tuntematon Sotilas

Tuntematon Sotilas

Tuntematon Sotilas
IMDb: 7.9
179 min

The film follows Finnish army machine gun company in Continuation War against Soviet Union, 1941–1944. Based on Väinö Linna’s best selling novel Tuntematon Sotilas (The Unknown Soldier) and the novel’s…

Genre: Drama, War
Insyriated

Insyriated

Insyriated
IMDb: 7
85 min

A mother attempts to keep her family safe as war rages and a sniper lies in wait outside her home.

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Genre: Drama, War
Another Mother’s Son

Another Mother’s Son

Another Mother’s Son
IMDb: 6.7
98 min

Directed by Christopher Menaul (’Summer in February’, ’Fatherland) and written by Jenny Lecoat, Another Mother’s Son tells the true story of Louisa Gould, a widow living in Nazi occupied Jersey…

Genre: Drama, War
Joe’s War

Joe’s War

Joe’s War
IMDb: 4
107 min

After two tours of duty, Joe’s life unravels as he waits for PTSD treatment.

Genre: Drama, War
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk
IMDb: 6.2
113 min

19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad – contrasting the realities…

Genre: Drama, War
The Mountain 2

The Mountain 2

The Mountain 2
IMDb: 9
135 min

In a desolate war zone where screams of the innocent echo, on the very line between disaster and valor, 7 Maroon Berets will dance with death.

Genre: Drama, War
Cartas da Guerra

Cartas da Guerra

Cartas da Guerra
IMDb: 6.8
105 min

In 1971, António Lobo Antunes’ life is brutally interrupted when he is drafted into the Portuguese Army to serve as a doctor in one of the worst zones of the…

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Genre: Drama, War
Krigen

Krigen

Krigen
IMDb: 7.1
115 min

Company commander Claus Michael Pedersen and his men are stationed in Helmand, Afghanistan. Meanwhile back in Denmark, with a husband at war and three children missing their father, everyday life…

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Genre: Drama, War
Alias María

Alias María

Alias María
IMDb: 6.1
92 min

A vision of Colombia’s inhuman armed conflict, seen through the eyes of a young – and pregnant – girl soldier.

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Genre: Drama, War
9. April

9. April

9. April
IMDb: 6.6
93 min

In the early morning of April 9th 1940 the Danish army is alerted. The Germans have crossed the border; Denmark is at war against Europe’s strongest army. In Southern Jutland…

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Genre: Drama, War
Loin des hommes

Loin des hommes

Loin des hommes
IMDb: 7.2
110 min

A French teacher in a small Algerian village during the Algerian War forms an unexpected bond with a dissident who is ordered to be turned in to the authorities.

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Genre: Drama, War
The Eternal Zero

The Eternal Zero

The Eternal Zero
IMDb: 7.3
144 min

A young man Kentaro Saeki (Haruma Miura) keeps failing his bar test and does not know what to do any more. His older sister Keiko is a freelance writer. Kentaro…

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Genre: Drama, War
Les 4 soldats

Les 4 soldats

Les 4 soldats
IMDb: 5.7
83 min

A climate of civil war, a fight that has made them lose everything including their youth, four soldiers aged 13 to 20 years, will meet and build friendships. In the…

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Genre: Drama, War
Company of Heroes

Company of Heroes

Company of Heroes
IMDb: 5.1
100 min

American soldiers lost behind enemy lines during the WWII make a horrific discovery: Hitler has a super bomb in development. Against all odds, they set out to find the scientist…

Genre: Drama, War
Baghdad Messi

Baghdad Messi

Baghdad Messi
IMDb: 7.3
19 min

Iraq, 2009. Little Hamoudi (10) is totally obsessed with football. Just as the rest of the world, he and his friends are eagerly looking forward to the Champions League finale…

Genre: Drama, War
War Flowers

War Flowers

War Flowers
IMDb: 4.1
99 min

North Carolina 1863, the Civil War is raging. In this inspired story of tragedy and love we follow the lives of Melody, a precocious seven-year old, and her young mother…

Genre: Drama, War
Battle Force

Battle Force

Battle Force
IMDb: 3.2
98 min

In the thick of WWII, the 1st Special Service Force unit is called to duty on a secret rescue mission. Challenged by Nazis at every turn, our band of heroes…

Genre: Drama, War
Kingdom of Dust

Kingdom of Dust

Kingdom of Dust
IMDb: 4.8
98 min

In a basement, somewhere in war torn Baghdad, hostage Adam Smith is waiting to die. With no time, no chance, and no hope, he must look into the abyss of…

Genre: Drama, War
War Horse

War Horse

War Horse
IMDb: 7.2
146 min

Follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, and how their bond is broken when Joey is sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World…

Genre: Drama, War
5 Days of War

5 Days of War

5 Days of War
IMDb: 5.6
113 min

An American journalist and his cameraman are caught in the combat zone during the first Russian airstrikes against Georgia. Rescuing Tatia, a young Georgian schoolteacher separated from her family during…

Genre: Drama, War
There Be Dragons

There Be Dragons

There Be Dragons
IMDb: 5.8
112 min

Arising out of the horror of the Spanish Civil War, a candidate for canonization is investigated by a journalist who discovers his own estranged father had a deep, dark and…

Genre: Drama, War
Oba: The Last Samurai

Oba: The Last Samurai

Oba: The Last Samurai
IMDb: 6.5
128 min

In 1944, the American military lands on the shores of Saipan. Refusing to commit suicide with his superiors or be forced into camps for prisoners of war, Captain Oba Sakae…

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Genre: Drama, War
Sisters of War

Sisters of War

Sisters of War
IMDb: 6.6
95 min

Sisters of War is a World War II memoir that re-creates events in New Britain during the Japanese invasion and occupation. It is a story about the Daughters of Our…

Genre: Drama, War
Sarah’s Key

Sarah’s Key

Sarah’s Key
IMDb: 7.5
111 min

On the night of 16 July 1942, ten year old Sarah and her parents are being arrested and transported to the Velodrome d’Hiver in Paris where thousands of other jews…

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Genre: Drama, War
As If I Am Not There

As If I Am Not There

As If I Am Not There
IMDb: 7.2
109 min

A harsh dose of cinematic realism about a harsh time-the Bosnian War of the 1990s-Juanita Wilson’s drama is taken from true stories revealed during the International Criminal Tribunal in The…

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Genre: Drama, War
Lebanon

Lebanon

Lebanon
IMDb: 6.9
93 min

June, 1982 – The First Lebanon War. A lone tank and a paratroopers platoon are dispatched to search a hostile town – a simple mission that turns into a nightmare….

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Genre: Drama, War
The Mark of Cain

The Mark of Cain

The Mark of Cain
IMDb: 6.4
87 min

After a bomb kills their company commander in Iraq, British soldiers Treacle and Shane are ordered to round up suspects and use torture on the detainees. Back home, the press…

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Genre: Drama, War
Miracle at St. Anna

Miracle at St. Anna

Miracle at St. Anna
IMDb: 6.1
160 min

Miracle at St. Anna chronicles the story of four American soldiers who are members of the all-black 92nd ”Buffalo Soldier” Division stationed in Tuscany, Italy during World War II.

Genre: Drama, War
Stop Loss

Stop Loss

Stop Loss
IMDb: 6.4
113 min

A veteran soldier returns from his completed tour of duty in Iraq, only to find his life turned upside down when he is arbitrarily ordered to return to field duty…

Genre: Drama, War
Redacted

Redacted

Redacted
IMDb: 6.1
90 min

A fictional documentary discusses the effects the Iraq war has had on soldiers and local people through interviews with members of an American military unit, the media, and local Iraqis.

Genre: Drama, War
The Veteran

The Veteran

The Veteran
IMDb: 3.6
90 min

Sidney J. Furie’s The Veteran is a respectable straight-to-DVD movie that was headed for the ”pleasant surprise” category before self-destructing with a terrible, out-of-the-blue ending.

Genre: Drama, War
Iluminados por el fuego

Iluminados por el fuego

Iluminados por el fuego
IMDb: 6.8
100 min

Argentine film about the experiences of conscripts in the Falklands War.

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Genre: Drama, War
The Aryan Couple

The Aryan Couple

The Aryan Couple
IMDb: 6.3
120 min

A WWII Drama about a German/Jewish industrialist who, in order to ensure his family’s safe passage out of Germany, is forced to hand over his business to the Nazis.

Genre: Drama, War
The Fallen

The Fallen

The Fallen
IMDb: 5
112 min

THE FALLEN is a three-sided story about German, Italian, and American soldiers, set in Northern Italy during the final weeks of the World War II. On the one side, a…

Genre: Drama, War
Hart’s War

Hart’s War

Hart’s War
IMDb: 6.3
125 min

Fourth-generation Army Col. William McNamara is imprisoned in a brutal German POW camp. Still, as the senior-ranking American officer, he commands his fellow inmates, keeping a sense of honor alive…

Genre: Drama, War
The Grey Zone

The Grey Zone

The Grey Zone
IMDb: 7
108 min

A Nazi doctor, along with the Sonderkomando Jews – who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow-Jews – find themselves in a moral grey zone.

Genre: Drama, War
Han fu gang

Han fu gang

Han fu gang
IMDb: 5.5
92 min

Manchuria 1941: Caught sleeping with his Japanese major’s mistress, Manchurian collaborator Tung Fei (Jackson Liu Hsiu-hsien) fatally shoots the man and flees for his life. Overcome by fatigue after hours…

Genre: Drama, War