World War I war movies
World War I war movies
World War I war movies

World War I (1914-1918)

Called the war that will end all the wars. Well... it didnít. The ide was rather simple - after long list of was between European countries creating two powerful alliances would cancel out any ideas anyone could have to start a new war. Sounds logical - any local conflict could mean that armies of few great countries would attack the aggressor. The problem was that the greatest countries involved in the alliances were actually rather unstable - Austria-Hungary were having problems with the countries that were annexed by them (like Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia and especially the Balkan countries like Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia), Russian governor Tzar Nicholas II was fighting the oppos...

Major battles of World War I

Christmas Truce 24 December 1914

Event known as the Christmas truce wasnít a battle - quite opposite - but it is one of the most remarkable and one of the most remembered moments of World War I. When the Christmas 1914 was close the war was going on for few months and still many of the soldiers believed that it would be over soon. During the week that lead to the Christmas all along the Western Front officers of both sides of ...

Battle of Gallipoli 25 April 1915

The British operation in the Gallipoli was aimed to take over the Dardanelles (strait that led to the Black Sea). The naval operation was a failure - several warships were damaged or lost due to well prepared artillery positions of Turkish forces. British decided to make a landing on Dardanelles and take over the area in land operation. Unfortunately almost everything went wrong and only two small...

Battle of the Somme 1 July 1916

One of the biggest battle of World War I that took place near River Somme in France and one of the first examples of large scale tank and airplanes involvement in World War I operations. Over course of 18 days British and French forces were trying to make the breakthrough in the German lines and change the face of the whole Western Front. During that time over 1,2 million people from both sides we...

Battle of Passchendaele 31 July 1917

The Battle of Passchendaele was number of small battles for control of the ridges south and east of Ypres in Belgium. Passchendaele lay on the last ridge east of Ypres, near the railway junction at Roeselare, which was a vital point in the supply system of the German 4th Army. The battle lasted for over 3 months, mostly due to well prepared German defences and unusually wet weather. Each side lost...

War movies about World War I

British Intelligence 1940 war movie

British Intelligence (1940)

German spy is sent to Great Britain to gather informations from household of cabinet minister Arthur Bennett. But in the world of spies nothing is simple.

The African Queen 1951 war movie

The African Queen (1951)

The unlike duo of drunkard and sister of catholic missionary are palnning to sink a German ship that terrorizes the area.

Paths of Glory 1957 war movie

Paths of Glory (1957)

After failed attack the French general demands the random soldiers to be killed as an example what happens to the cowards.

King & Country 1964 war movie

King & Country (1964)

British soldier is accused of desertion during the Battle of Passchendaele and put in front of court-martial, but the case isnít as simple as it seems.

Oh! What a Lovely War 1969 war movie

Oh! What a Lovely War (1969)

Film adaptation of popular stage play that showed all the insanity behind World War I by presenting the songs that were popular at that time, the atmosphere among soldiers on the front and their families back home.

Blackadder Goes Forth 1989 war movie

Blackadder Goes Forth (1989)

Captain Blackadder in trenches somewhere in France will do anything to avoid another push through no man

All the Kingís Men 1999 war movie

All the Kingís Men (1999)

The regiment of British infantry walks into the mist and disappears - the legend of Sandringham Company.

Britannic 2000 war movie

Britannic (2000)

HMS Britannic, sister ship of RMS Titanic, enters service as hospital ship, but the red cross just wonít keep the war away.

Deathwatch 2002 war movie

Deathwatch (2002)

British infantry unit gets lost in the fog during World War I and stumble upon a trench, where everything seems to be evil.

Hitler: The Rise of Evil 2003 war movie

Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003)

Story of Adolf Hitler from his childhood to the raise of power in whole Germany, but concetrated more on the influences rather than just events.

Merry Christmas 2005 war movie

Merry Christmas (2005)

During Christmas 1914 officers on the frontline decide to have informal truce for the time of holiday. What started as gentlemanís agreement ended up in most extraordinary event of World War 1.

Passchendaele 2008 war movie

Passchendaele (2008)

Sergeant Dunne returns to battlefields of World War I to protect brother of the women he loves.

Admiral 2008 war movie

Admiral (2008)

The biography of Russian admiral Aleksandr Kolchak from the beginning of World War I until the Russian Revolution.

War Horse 2011 war movie

War Horse (2011)

Story of a horse named Joey as he takes part in the World War I and strong bond between him and English teenager that soon will have to join the army.

The Passing Bells 2014 war movie

The Passing Bells (2014)

Two young men join their armies for the long conflicts that started in 1914.

Theeb 2014 war movie

Theeb (2014)

Young Theeb joins his brother as guide to an British officer travelling through Ottoman Empire during World War I. Soon they boy will have to grow up and face the world.

War games about World War I

Blue Max 1983 war game

Blue Max (1983)

A 1983 arcade game that under surface of simple shooter has hidden quite a bit of realistic simulation behind simple graphics.

1914 Shells of Fury 2007 war game

1914 Shells of Fury (2007)

A rare approach to submarine simulation - instead of modern times or World War 2 creators of this game took a shot at simulating World War I submarine warfare.

Darkest of Days 2009 war game

Darkest of Days (2009)

Travel through time to take part in famous historic battles and stop the evil plan that could destroy the human kind.

World of Warships 2015 war game

World of Warships (2015)

Online multiplayer game that simulates naval battles of warships from 1930s and later eras.