For some people war movies are just type of action and adventure movies, but for others they can recall the painful memories. Some of the war movies present the soldiers on the front, sometime the civilians that suffer during the war. As many veterans of war say they often are not hurt phisically, but the damages that were done to their souls cannot be repaired.
Tension raises in Italian Navy submarine base when the loses are getting higher. Filmed during the war on board of active submarine.
American volunteers of the Flying Tigers squadron fight the Japanese airforce over China.
Based on true events of US Marines outpost on the Wake Island that was fighting the Japanese navy.
American M3 tank crew members, stranded in the middle of Sahara desert, find themselves surrounded by German battalion trying to get to the only water supply in the area.
American merchant navy crew takes part in the large convoy to Murmansk and faces German submarines and planes.
British submarine sent on a special mission to intercept the German battleship.
American airman joisn the course for aerial gunners and have to face difficult trials and his old enemy.
Steve Boleslavski, a shipyard worker, decides to return to active service in the navy to serve on the new USS John Paul Jones destroyer.
Survivors from ship sunk by U-boat are joined by German sailor and together have to find the way to survive.
Story of American construction company that built the airfields on the islands captured by the Marines.
Ballet dancer joins the partisans group and fights the German occupation forces.
American soldier organizes the Filipino guerrillas to disrupt the Japanese occupation and prepare ground for Allied invasion.
Italian campaign seen by the eyes of American war correspondent.
Small group of American soldiers are trapped near Bastogne by German offensive and very cold winter.
Platoon of Marines arrive to Guadalcanal. It is their last stop before attack on heavily fortified Tarawa and Iwo Jima.
British tankmen join the operations in Europe after the Normandy landing.
Captain of submarine is given the task to find the way to solve the problem of dud torpedoes.
American tankmen face the superior German tanks after landing in Normandy and has to find the way to fight them.
German prisoners of war agree to work for American intelligence at the end of World War 2, but their reasons are completely different.
In prisoners of war camp the Americans try to figure out which one of them is passing informations to Germans.
The new captain on minesweeper USS Caine is obsessed with discipline up to the point when crew begins to doubt his mental stability.
Small unit of US Marines is sent to Bougainville Island, where they will try to find out if planned landing is safe.
On the verge of World War 2 captain of German merchant ship tries to get back to homeland.
First officer on a merchant ship hopes to join the crew on a warship before the war ends.
True story of inventor of bouncing bombs that let the British paralyze German industry in the Ruhr valley.
True story of battle between British cruisers and German pocket battleship that led to diplomatic dispute.
The life on board of amphibious attack transport ship during the Pacific campaign.
During Warsaw Uprising the insurgents are forced to enter the labirynth of sewer system in order to survive.
Young cadets join the pride of German navy, the submarines, to get the chance to be the attacking side for once.
British prisoners arrive to the construction site of bridge that will help the Japanese transport their troops to Burma. Their slave work will help enemy, but at the same time the sabotage will mean death.
American destroyer detects the German U-Boot. Each of the ships has experienced captain that knows all the tricks - the battle of the wits begins.
Based on true events surrounding the escape of Polish submarine ORP Orzel to England after Poland was invaded.
American submarine commander takes up the mission to sink the Japanese destroyer that guards the Bungo Straits.
The submarine commander mourning after his family wants to take revenge by sinking the new Japanese aircraft carrier.
Based on true ride of German U-Boat that sneaked into biggest port of Royal Navy.
Englishwoman travels half of the world to become a missionary in China soon before the country is invaded by Japan.
Japanese army at the end of the war - lacking discipline and desperate on surviving.
Polish cavalry unit receives beautiful horse called Lotna, but soon they are conviced that the horse brings them bad luck.
British captain has to make a difficult decision when his unit is lost in the middle of Burma jungle.
Polish underground prepares for assassination of General Franz Kutschera, known as "butcher of Warsaw".
Two Americans survive the landing on the island occupied by Japanese and have to find way to stay alive.
Bismarck, the most powerful battleship of its era, is about to enter the Atlantic Ocean. Royal Navy has to stop the warship before it will be able to attack the convoys.
Part of the Nuremberg Trials of Nazi war criminals - the movie concentrates on the German judicial officials.
Group of commandos take up difficult mission to silence the German guns on small Greek island.
British scientist is put into POW camp and the officers are trying to find the way to send him back to England.
Retired train driver agrees to take over military train that goes into frontline zone.
On the dawn of he war Germans prepare one more covert operation to justify the invasion of Poland - they plan to dress up us Polish radicals and break into radio station.
In last weeks of the war Colonel Czapran plans to make a brave push on the enemy lines, but his soldiers are not so keen to follow him, especially since their orders from HQ are different.
The real events that took place before and during D-Day.
Small unit of American infantry is left to defend the part of Siegfried Line against German division.
Story of British officer that took every chance to escape from the Stalags.
Hitler plans to finally defeat Yugoslavian partisans - by the paratroopers attack on their headquarters. Based on real events.
Weather station on Greenland picks up strange radio signal coming from the area and soon they are attacked by Nazi soldiers. German officer and the commander of the weather station have to find the way to cooperate in order to survive.
Unlucky and clumsy private by accident arrests the German general that is hiding from Soviet Army.
Lieutenant Quinton McHale is captain of torpedo boat PT 73, but his crew has very little to do with real navy - they spend most of their time taking bets and making money on the side.
British intelligence sends agents to Germany in order to find more about the V-1 flying bombs.
Based on true events surrounding the last German offensive during World War 2.
British penal unit in the middle of the desert is the place where brutality and discipline are the only rules.
American navy commander gets the chance to prove his worth by preparing the attack on the Japanese-held islands.
Young Werner Holt disillusioned with the Nazi ideals during his service in German army during World War 2.
American officer is kidnapped by German intelligence in order to gain informations about the D Day.
Norwegian resistance discovers German heavy water plant that could give Nazis the resources to build atomic bombs. Allies prepare plan to destroy the installation.
Story of Polish T-34 tank crew that joins the offensive towards Berlin.
Former US Army colonel accepts the offer to become military advisor and helps the Israelis form their defence against upcoming Arab invasion.
Twelve prisoners are offered the chance to avoid being executed if they will join the suicidal mission behind enemy lines.
Polish agent disguised as German officer infiltrates the Abwehra to pass the informations to Allies.
German general becomes suspect in the murder investigation.
Marines land on the Japanese-held island and have to penetrate the well prepared defence lines.
True story of Polish outpost near Gdansk that held the superior force of Germans for several days at the beginning of World War II in Europe.
While Germans are working on their secret weapon Allied intelligence tries to gain access to their high security base.
During World War 2 simple Romanian villager Johann Moritz is denounced as being Jew. This lie changed his life and threw him in the middle of world conflict.
Lieutenant Goodbody is put in charge of a platoon despite the fact that he lacks skills, charisma or even good judgement to be an officer.
Canadian major is determined to carry out the special operation against German dry dock in St Nazaire. Loosely based on real events.
Small unit of commandos is dropped in the Alps, where they have to infiltrate the castle on the top of the mountain.
In 1945 Polish units attached to Russian army prepares to make a final push over the Oder River.
True story of Battle of Britain - the epic fight between RAF and Luftwaffe that stopped the German invasion on United Kingdom.
Americans and Germans fight for the vital bridge - last one over the Rhein.
The last days of World War 2 in Europe seen from point of view of Polish soldiers assaulting Berlin in 1945.
British unit takes up daring mission through desert to kill Rommel when he will arrive in Africa.
British special forces in North Africa prepare for another raid behind enemy lines, but the choice of people involved puts the whole operation in the risk.
American soldier finds out about gold kept in a bank behind the enemy lines and can’t help the temptation to reach for it.
Polish soldier that involuntary keeps getting in hot water during the World War 2.
The portrait of famous American general during the World War 2.
White officer takes over the unit formed entirely of Black Americans and leads them on a suicidal mission behind enemy lines.
Real events that led to the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Polish forces engage in one of the bloodiest battles on the Baltic coast - the siege of Kolobrzeg, where well prepared Germans have no plans to surrender.
Local bank manager answers to radio broadcast and begins to organize the Local Defence Volunteers in small seaside resort when German invasion of England is real threat.
Future comedy star Spike Milligan is called to active service in 1940 adding his talent for surreal humour to the British army.
During German invasion three French soldiers are cut off from their unit and now have to find a way to cross enemy lines without being detected. With a bit of cleverness and huge shear of luck they are on the way for adventure of their lives.
Chaudard, Pitivier and Tassin are again cut off from their unit, but this time by mistake they end up in castle used by Germans to keep high rank officers and they try to find a way to escape.
German commandos set for England to capture Winston Churchill.
Yugoslavian partisans are escorting the German prisoners chased by the enemy.
Japanese fleet aproaches the strategically important Midway Atoll ready to destroy the airfield and attack the island, but what Admiral Yamamoto doesn’t know is that American know his plans.
Operation Market-Garden, the daring plan of General Montgomery to break into Germany with help of paratroopers goes wrong. Based on real events.
Two years after their heroic acts Chaudard, Pitivier and Tassin again get involved in adventure, but this time without uniforms - while Resistance tries to smuggle British pilots those three are just in a wrong place in wrong time.
Few American deserters are dropped in the middle of special operation.
Polish students plan the ambush on prison truck to rescue their friend from being tortured by the Gestapo.
Commandos from action on Navarone are sent on another mission - this time to Yugoslavian partisans.
Prisoners on the Greek island plan to escape by... breaking into German military base.
Soon after attack on Pearl Harbor Japanese submarine surfaces near the coast of California. They are here to attack Hollywood... if they can find it.
In summer of 1939 Germans are preparing the last element that will justify their invasion of Poland - the Operation Himmler - covert operation on the territory of Poland.
During World War II veterans of previous wars join the special operation that will save life of many Allied soldiers.
The life on board of U-Boot during the patrol of U-96 on Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea.
During World War 2 Germans organize the propaganda football match against team formed of Allied players that are captives in the prisoners of war camps in France.
German spy discovers the secret of Allies preparations for D-Day and is desperate to pass the information to Berlin in time.
Small Australian commandos unit lands on a Pacific island on a mission to find survivors from plane crash.
Legendary partisans leader has to keep his unit together, but he has problem with keeping his own mind together.
Three volunteers that are about to embark on risky mission recall their past presenting what lead them to the point there are in right now.
Young poet Tolek Gonczar joins the Polish resistance. His first big operation is the ambush for German train transporting the troops for eastern front.
During German invasion in 1939 Polish government try to evacuate the gold reserves to Great Britain via Romania, which would be hard enough even without constant attacks from German saboteurs.
Soldiers from penal unit are sent to a suicidal mission on the Eastern Front.
Teenage boy has to find a way to survive in internment camp when he is separated from his parents during the evacuation from Shanghai.
Again 12 prisoners sentenced to death penalty are chosen to take part in suicidal mission behind enemy lines. Another sequel to classic Dirty Dozen.
Oberleutnant Krafft is sent to officer school to pursue investigation in suspicious death of one of the instructors.
Polish doctor of Jewish descent refuses to leave the country when Germans are invading. He takes care of the children in orphanage even though he risks his life every day.
Crew of B-17 Flying Fortress bomber called Memphis Belle is first that can reach the limit of 25 missions and be sent back to United States. All they have to do is return safely from next flight...
During Battle of the Bulge American scout unit face the Germans in the forest, but they don’t act the way Americans would expect.
The battle of Stalingrad shown from German point of view.
Black pilots, who joined USAF, instead of fighting the Germans in Europe has to fight with racism in United States.
French commandant of the camp, where refugees from Nazi Germany are kept, risks a lot to save them from being sent back to Germans, who just invaded France.
M3 Lee crew is separated from their unit and has to find the way to survive in the middle of the desert surrounded by Germans.
Small unit is sent on a mission to find last surviving of four Ryan brothers.
Movie depicts the the battle of Hürtgen Forest, where well prepared Germans were repelling attacks from Americans.
US Marines are preparing for the first big push in the Pacific - the Guadalcanal - but are they really ready for what awaits them?
Nuremberg Trials as seen by the American lawyers, who were chosen to organize them.
Americans send their submarine to intercept damaged U-571 and the Enigma machine that, in their minds, will change the face of the war.
Real story of American paratroopers unit during World War 2 and their way through the worst battles of the conflict in Europe - from D-Day to crossing of Rhine.
Most experienced German sniper is transfered to Stalingrad to hunt down and kill Vasily Zaytsev, the best Russian sniper.
Romance story placed during the first years of World War 2 - two pilots fall in love with the same nurse.
During World War 2 German soldiers are trapped in the lone bunker in the middle of Normandy, but soon they realize they are not alone here.
Cryptanalyst Tom Jericho returns to Bletchley Park only to find that his ex-girlfriend has gone missing and Germans has just changed the cypher in Enigma machines.
During World War 2 young Scottish woman joins the special operations and is sent to occupied France, where behind enemy lines she helps the local resistance unit.
In 1942 Reinhard Heydrich organizes a conference in small villa near Berlin, where officials will try to find a best way to get rid of the Jews... and so it wouldn’t hurt their economy too much.
Italian point of view on the Second Battle of El Alamein - young student joins the army and quickly gets disillusioned with reality of the war.
Based on real events of Navajo Indians, who were used during the war to send decoded messages.
Russian scouts on a mission behind enemy lines.
American submarine picks up survivors from lifeboat in the middle of Atlantic Ocean and strange thing begin to happen.
When murder is commited in the prisoners of war camp the trial has to take place and young Lieutenant Hart will have to face a tricky challenge.
Talented Jewish pianist is trapped in occupied Warsaw, where he can only count on other people that will help him survive another day.
Fate places together three people in secluded part of Finland - their survival will depend on the trust to each other, but the problem is each of them speaks different language.
Incident in the middle of Atlantic Ocean brings together the unlikely companions - crews of German and American submarines.
German officer Claus von Stauffenberg, disilussioned with Hitler joins the resistance that plots to kill Fuehrer.
Traudl Junge, one of the secretaries, recalls the events that took place in Hitler’s bunker in last weeks of World War 2.
At the end of World War 2 Japanese navy is hoping to use submarine with experimental sonar system to stop Allies from dropping any more atomic bombs.
Small group of Australian soldiers are detached from their unit and has to survive in the jungle of New Guinea.
Jewish girl risks her life to infiltrate the German SD headquarters to help the resistance.
Four Algerian recruits join the Free French Forces only to find that beside Germans they will have to fight for their right to be treated with respect.
Germans lock up counterfeiters in concentration camp and use their skills to produce forged pound notes and destabilise Great Britain.
In Belarus Jews organize their own partisans group to protect their people from ethnic cleansings.
Danish resistance unit that takes care of collaborators gets tangled in a personal intrigue.
Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg is determined to kill Hitler in order to stop the war and save lives of millions.
Team of Russian snipers is put to a test when they chase the secrets of German V-2 rockets.
American commando group plans to kill Hitler and several high level officers while they attend the movie premiere in Paris.
German invasion of Soviet Union seen from point of view of individuals, not armies.
The fate of Australian nurses and nuns trapped on the New Britain island after the Japanese invasion.
British troop ship is torpedoed on Atlantic Ocean, but when German captain realizes that there were prisoners and women on board he decides to start a rescue mission. The problem is he can’t rescue them all by himself.
US Marines are preparing for the first offensive operation of USA in World War 2 - landing on Guadalcanal. The first night will prove them that they have just entered the hell.
British commandos on the mission in Norway to gather informations about German radars. Based on real events.
American mortician reluctantly becomes a protector of schoolgirls seeking refuge during the Nanking Massacre.
British and German aircrews have to work together in order to survive in the Norwegian wilderness.
After French Resistance kills German officer the occupant decide to retaliate by killing civilian prisoners.
Crew of B-17 Flying Fortress is stricken by bad luck and they start to believe that their new commander is to blame.
Polish double agent in German army goes after his love and the famous treasure of Amber Room.
Story of Walter Süskind, who saved over 600 children from being sent to concentration camps during World War 2.
Important intelligence officer was caught by Germans just before the invasion of Sicily and platoon of commandos is sent to get him back.
Black pilots joined the American Air Force hoping to take part in the war, but what the superiors had to offer them were minor or auxiliary missions due to racial segregation.
At the beginning of the World War 2 small outpost of Polish army is under attack and the officers are divided on what should they do.
Small unit of Russian infantry reaches the other side of the river and reaches the Stalingrad laying in ruins. Captain Gromov is determined to hold on to the strategic building.
Australian pilot shot down above Malaya has to face the wild jungle and Japanese patrols on the way to safety.
Small unit of US Army is stuck behind enemy lines, but soon they realize the whole future of the world depends on their next moves.
Eric Lomax can talk for hours about his life passion - the railways. The only thing he can’t talk about is what happened to him during the war, when he was forced to build the Burma Railway.
Teenagers from Gray Ranks prepare action that would free their friend Rudy from Gestapo, but their superiors in resistance are against the action since it would put a lot of civilians in danger.
Young people join the Polish resistance for upcoming Warsaw Uprising. Their dreams and naive optimism soon clashes with the hard reality.
Veteran M4 Sherman crew has to take a green desk clerk to replace dead crewmember. The commander realizes how dangerous it is since they are facing a ruthless and desperate enemy.
In 1943 Frank Stokes persuades his superiors that there is a need to start a new kind of fight with the Nazis - the fight for presevation of works of art that can be destroyed during the fights or stolen by the Germans. He established the Monuments Men unit.
Biography of Louie Zamperini from 1930s, when he was noted athlete, all through the World War 2. From the fame as a runner for national team to the brutal reality of Japanese POW camp.