World War II war movies
World War II war movies
World War II war movies

World War II (1936-1945)

Largest conflict in history of human kind and for many people the only war in history that could be justified. Two countries set to develop on a military basis - Germany and Japan - were overcrowded with limited sources of natural resources, so they both started to expand their territories to gain what Germans called Lebensraum (space to live). Japan have invaded China and then Malaya, Germany by ...
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Major battles of World War II

Battle of Nanking 9 December 1937

Battle of Nanking - World War II

After the Manchurian Incident used as a pretext to invade China Japan army begun the offensive towards the major Chinese cities. They reached the capital city of Nanking in December 1937 and making us...



Invasion of Poland 1 September 1939

Invasion of Poland - World War II

German invasion of Poland that started the World War 2 in Europe. After the annexation of Austria, Czech Republic and Slovakia Hitler was looking to take over the Poland, but it wasn’t as easy as wit...



Battle of Westerplatte 1 September 1939

Battle of Westerplatte - World War II

On the day Germans have invaded Poland their battleship Schleswig-Holstein, that officially was on a courtesy visit in Gdansk, started to bombard the small Polish military outpost of Westerplatte. Wha...



Battle of the Atlantic 3 September 1939

Battle of the Atlantic - World War II

Although known as battle in fact it was the longest campaign during the World War II (from 3 September 1939 till 8 May 1945). Allies used the naval convoys to transport goods, equipment and troops fro...



Winter War 30 November 1939

Winter War - World War II

In November 1939 Soviet Union have used the shelling of small village of Mainila near Leningrad as excuse to start the war with Finland. The shelling in fact was made by NKVD - Stalin needed just the ...



Battle of the River Plate 13 December 1939

Battle of the River Plate - World War II

First naval battle of World War 2 involving large warships - the German pocket battleship Admiral Graf Spee was hunted and attacked by 3 Royal Navy cruisers: HMS Exeter, HMS Ajax and HMS Achilles. Whi...



Battle of France 10 May 1940

Battle of France - World War II

After the German invasion of Poland from formal point of view France and Great Britain were in a state of war with Nazi Germany (due to the agreements signed by Poland with both coutries). But between...



Dunkirk evacuation 27 May 1940

Dunkirk evacuation - World War II

Also known as Operation Dynamo. British Expeditionary Forces in France were forced, by dynamic German offensive towards Paris and the coast, to abandon their equipment and escape to the town of Dunkir...



Battle of Britain 10 July 1940

Battle of Britain - World War II

After invading France, Belgium and Netherlands next target on Hitler’s list was Great Britain, but since for the first time they had to attack enemy on isolated island the blitzkrieg tactics were usel...



Siege of Tobruk 10 April 1941

Siege of Tobruk - World War II

Tobruk was strategic Mediterranean port in Libya, used to resupply the German and Italian forces in North Africa. British forces took over the town in February 1941, but when Axis units were reinforce...



Operation Barbarossa 22 June 1941

Operation Barbarossa - World War II

German invasion on Russia. Both countries in 1939 have signed the treaty known as Molotov–Ribbentrop Pact that was the mutual agreement to invade Poland. Based on that treaty both armies have splitted...



Continuation War 25 June 1941

Continuation War - World War II

Continuation War was conflict that broke out after German invasion on Soviet Union in 1941 (Operation Barbarossa). Finland became the ally of Nazi Germany, which was the result of Winter War from 1939...



Attack on Pearl Harbor 7 December 1941

Attack on Pearl Harbor - World War II

Japanese attack on American naval base on Hawaii conducted by carrier based aircrafts. Japan was preparing for this attack for a long time. In 1936 they invaded the Chinese district of Manchuria in or...



Battle of Wake Island 8 December 1941

Battle of Wake Island - World War II

After attack on Pearl Harbor Japanese fleet turned to her next target - small Wake Island on the coral atoll, where Marines garisson was located. The news about Pearl Harbor increased the alert among ...



St. Nazaire raid 28 March 1942

St. Nazaire raid - World War II

Also known as Operation Chariot. British raid that aimed to put dry dock in St. Nazaire out of action so Germans could not repeair their battleship like Tirpitz, Scharnhorst or Gneisenau (since it was...



Doolittle Raid 18 April 1942

Doolittle Raid - World War II

American retaliation act that aimed to boost morale of the forces on Pacific and back in the United States after the disaster at Pearl Harbor. But also the action aimed to show the Japanese that their...



Battle of Midway 4 June 1942

Battle of Midway - World War II

Naval battle near the Midway Island was turning point in World War 2 on Pacific - after Doolittle Raid Admiral Yamamoto was determined to knock out the remaining American aircraft carriers that still ...



First Battle of El Alamein 1 July 1942

First Battle of El Alamein - World War II

After defeat in Battle of Gazala, in which Allied have lost 50,000 men and over 1,000 tanks, British Eight Army had to retreat towards Egypt and prepare for German offensive. Erwin Rommel, the Desert ...



Kokoda Trail campaign 21 July 1942

Kokoda Trail campaign - World War II

Series of battles fought between July and November 1942 between Allied forces (mostly Australian) and Japanese army in New Guinea. Japanese were trying to take the control of Port Moresby, the biggest...



Guadalcanal Campaign 7 August 1942

Guadalcanal Campaign - World War II

Guadalcanal Campaign started on 7 August 1942, when American forces landed on the islands of Guadalcanal, Tulagi, and Florida in the southern Solomon Islands. The aim of the operation was to take over...



Battle of Stalingrad 23 August 1942

Battle of Stalingrad - World War II

After success of the Operation Barbarossa Germans have gained vast areas of Soviet Union and thye prepared plans for further moves. Stalingrad was one of their main targets for few reasons - it was im...



Second Battle of El Alamein 23 October 1942

Second Battle of El Alamein - World War II

After the retreat to Egypt British forces held Germans during First Battle of El Alamein, but since General Montgomery took over Eight Army he was preparing a counter-offensive that would push Afrika ...



Operation Torch 8 November 1942

Operation Torch - World War II

In 1942, while being still under threat from German army, Stalin pressured Americans and British to start second front in western Europe as soon as possible, and thus take the strain from Red Army. Am...



Battle of the Kasserine Pass 19 February 1943

Battle of the Kasserine Pass - World War II

Battle that took place during the Tunisia Campaign of World War 2 - after the landing of American forces in Northern Africa (Operation Torch) the first goal was to take out the Axis forces under the c...



Battle of the El Guettar 23 March 1943

Battle of the El Guettar - World War II

After defeat in the Battle of the Kasserine Pass General Patton was appointed the head of U.S. II Corps and Battle of the El Guettar was the first effect of that change. Patton restored the morale in ...



Invasion of Sicily 9 July 1943

Invasion of Sicily - World War II

Also known as Operation Husky, was an Allied amphibious and airborne landing on the shores of Sicily that started the offensive towards Rome. The invasion was answer to Stalin’s requests that Allied s...



Battle of Lenino 12 October 1943

Battle of Lenino - World War II

Polish-Russian offensive north of the village of Lenino in the Mogilev region of today Belarus. The battle itself was a part of a larger Soviet Spas-Demensk offensive operation that aimed of clear the...



Battle of Tarawa 20 November 1943

Battle of Tarawa - World War II

Large American landing operation on island held by Japanese forces. US Navy prepared impressive fleet that included 17 aircraft carriers and 90 other warships. Small Tarawa (with area of 15 km2 / 6 sq...



Battle of Monte Cassino 17 January 1944

Battle of Monte Cassino - World War II

After Allied forces landed on mainland Italy the offensive was halted on German Gustav Line fortificated positions near Naples. The line was based on Rapido-Gari, Liri, and Garigliano valleys, also th...



Raid on Drvar 25 May 1944

Raid on Drvar - World War II

Raid on Drvar was a part of Operation Rösselsprung, a German combined operation of paratroop landing and grounds units offensive in occupied Yugoslavia. The aim of the operation was to destroy the hea...



D-Day 6 June 1944

D-Day - World War II

D-Day was the codename of Normandy landings, the Allied amphibious assault on the beaches of France. Since 1942 Stalin was pressuring Allies to start the second front in the west and thus divert some ...



Battle of Saipan 15 June 1944

Battle of Saipan - World War II

American invasion on Saipan, the largest island in the Mariana archipelago. The island played important part in plans of American forces since the long range bombers B-29 Superfortress would be able t...



Operation Bagration 22 June 1944

Operation Bagration - World War II

Soviet major offensive on the Eastern Front. The operation took it’s name from 19th century Georgian Prince Pyotr Bagration. Operation Bagration aimed to push Germans out of Belarus and eastern part o...



Warsaw Uprising 1 August 1944

Warsaw Uprising - World War II

While the Soviet army was closing on Polish capitol city local reistance groups under command of Armia Krajowa (Home Army) decided to start the uprising in Warsaw. Mostly young students and even small...



Operation Dragoon 15 August 1944

Operation Dragoon - World War II

Operation Dragoon was the landing of Allied forces on southern France, which was part of the larger offensive started by Operation Overlord in northern France 2 months earlier. Opening front in southe...



Slovak National Uprising 29 August 1944

Slovak National Uprising - World War II

Slovak National Uprising was an armed insurrection organized by the Slovak resistance against German occupation. The uprising has started on 29 August 1944 in Banska Bystrica, few days later on the re...



Operation Market-Garden 17 September 1944

Operation Market-Garden - World War II

In 1944, after breaking out of Normandy, Allied forces were planning to quickly reach the pre-war borders of Germany. Americans, under general Patton, were rushing through the France, while at the sam...



Battle of Huertgen Forest 19 September 1944

Battle of Huertgen Forest - World War II

Battle of Hürtgen Forest wasn’t a single battle, but rather series of attacks made by American troops to break through German defence lines in Hürtgen Forest. Allies were trying to reach the Rur Dam t...



Battle of Leyte 20 October 1944

Battle of Leyte - World War II

In October 1944 Philippines were the last stronghold of Japanese army and their last hope to maintain supply of oil and rubber to their homeland. Americans prepared the operation to land on Philippine...



Battle of the Bulge 16 December 1944

Battle of the Bulge - World War II

In December 1944 American soldiers were concentrated more on the preparations to return home for Christmas than on pressing on towards Berlin. German army seemed to be in pieces and it was matter of w...



Vistula-Oder Offensive 12 January 1945

Vistula-Oder Offensive - World War II

Red Army (assisted by 1st Polish Army) offensive through Poland from River Vistula to River Oder and into the German territory. Nazi forces were in retreat after the Operation Bagration pushed them ou...



Raid at Cabanatuan 30 January 1945

Raid at Cabanatuan - World War II

Raid at Cabanatuan was special forces operation, with the aid of local resistance, to free 500, mostly American, soldiers held in Japanese POW camp in the middle of Philippine island of Bataan. While ...



Battle of Iwo Jima 19 February 1945

Battle of Iwo Jima - World War II

One of the biggest land battles of American forces in Pacific Theater - the landing operation on the heavily fortified island of Iwo Jima was part of the final push towards Japanese main islands. The ...



Operation Lumberjack 1 March 1945

Operation Lumberjack - World War II

Operation Lumberjack was Allied operation that aimed to capture the cities along Rhein River with a fast offensive move and thus cut off the German armies from retreating across the river. Rhein is wi...



Battle of Berlin 16 April 1945

Battle of Berlin - World War II

After breaking the defence lines on the Oder River Soviet army pushed forward towards Berlin. Strategically they aimed to knock out the German headquarters as quickly as possible and avoid any delay i...







War movies about World War II


Alfa Tau! 1942 war movie

Alfa Tau! (1942)

Tension raises in Italian Navy submarine base when the loses are getting higher. Filmed during the war on board of active submarine.

Flying Tigers 1942 war movie

Flying Tigers (1942)

American volunteers of the Flying Tigers squadron fight the Japanese airforce over China.

Wake Island 1942 war movie

Wake Island (1942)

Based on true events of US Marines outpost on the Wake Island that was fighting the Japanese navy.

Sahara 1943 war movie

Sahara (1943)

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.

Action in the North Atlantic 1943 war movie

Action in the North Atlantic (1943)

American merchant navy crew takes part in the large convoy to Murmansk and faces German submarines and planes.

We Dive at Dawn 1943 war movie

We Dive at Dawn (1943)

British submarine sent on a special mission to intercept the German battleship.

Aerial Gunner 1943 war movie

Aerial Gunner (1943)

American airman joisn the course for aerial gunners and have to face difficult trials and his old enemy.

Destroyer 1943 war movie

Destroyer (1943)

Steve Boleslavski, a shipyard worker, decides to return to active service in the navy to serve on the new USS John Paul Jones destroyer.

Lifeboat 1944 war movie

Lifeboat (1944)

Survivors from ship sunk by U-boat are joined by German sailor and together have to find the way to survive.

The Fighting Seabees 1944 war movie

The Fighting Seabees (1944)

Story of American construction company that built the airfields on the islands captured by the Marines.

Days of Glory 1944 war movie

Days of Glory (1944)

Ballet dancer joins the partisans group and fights the German occupation forces.

Back To Bataan 1945 war movie

Back To Bataan (1945)

American soldier organizes the Filipino guerrillas to disrupt the Japanese occupation and prepare ground for Allied invasion.

Story of G.I. Joe 1945 war movie

Story of G.I. Joe (1945)

Italian campaign seen by the eyes of American war correspondent.

Battleground 1949 war movie

Battleground (1949)

Small group of American soldiers are trapped near Bastogne by German offensive and very cold winter.

Sands of Iwo Jima 1949 war movie

Sands of Iwo Jima (1949)

Platoon of Marines arrive to Guadalcanal. It is their last stop before attack on heavily fortified Tarawa and Iwo Jima.

They Were Not Divided 1950 war movie

They Were Not Divided (1950)

British tankmen join the operations in Europe after the Normandy landing.

Operation Pacific 1951 war movie

Operation Pacific (1951)

Captain of submarine is given the task to find the way to solve the problem of dud torpedoes.

The Tanks Are Coming 1951 war movie

The Tanks Are Coming (1951)

American tankmen face the superior German tanks after landing in Normandy and has to find the way to fight them.

Decision Before Dawn 1951 war movie

Decision Before Dawn (1951)

German prisoners of war agree to work for American intelligence at the end of World War 2, but their reasons are completely different.

Stalag 17 1953 war movie

Stalag 17 (1953)

In prisoners of war camp the Americans try to figure out which one of them is passing informations to Germans.

The Caine Mutiny 1954 war movie

The Caine Mutiny (1954)

The new captain on minesweeper USS Caine is obsessed with discipline up to the point when crew begins to doubt his mental stability.

Beachhead 1954 war movie

Beachhead (1954)

Small unit of US Marines is sent to Bougainville Island, where they will try to find out if planned landing is safe.

The Sea Chase 1955 war movie

The Sea Chase (1955)

On the verge of World War 2 captain of German merchant ship tries to get back to homeland.

Mister Roberts 1955 war movie

Mister Roberts (1955)

First officer on a merchant ship hopes to join the crew on a warship before the war ends.

The Dam Busters 1955 war movie

The Dam Busters (1955)

True story of inventor of bouncing bombs that let the British paralyze German industry in the Ruhr valley.

The Battle of the River Plate 1956 war movie

The Battle of the River Plate (1956)

True story of battle between British cruisers and German pocket battleship that led to diplomatic dispute.

Away All Boats 1956 war movie

Away All Boats (1956)

The life on board of amphibious attack transport ship during the Pacific campaign.

Canal 1957 war movie

Canal (1957)

During Warsaw Uprising the insurgents are forced to enter the labirynth of sewer system in order to survive.

Sharks and Little Fish 1957 war movie

Sharks and Little Fish (1957)

Young cadets join the pride of German navy, the submarines, to get the chance to be the attacking side for once.

The Bridge on the River Kwai 1957 war movie

The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

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.

The Enemy Below 1957 war movie

The Enemy Below (1957)

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.

The Eagle 1958 war movie

The Eagle (1958)

Based on true events surrounding the escape of Polish submarine ORP Orzel to England after Poland was invaded.

Run Silent Run Deep 1958 war movie

Run Silent Run Deep (1958)

American submarine commander takes up the mission to sink the Japanese destroyer that guards the Bungo Straits.

Torpedo Run 1958 war movie

Torpedo Run (1958)

The submarine commander mourning after his family wants to take revenge by sinking the new Japanese aircraft carrier.

U-47 Lt. Commander Prien 1958 war movie

U-47 Lt. Commander Prien (1958)

Based on true ride of German U-Boat that sneaked into biggest port of Royal Navy.

The Inn of the Sixth Happiness 1958 war movie

The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958)

Englishwoman travels half of the world to become a missionary in China soon before the country is invaded by Japan.

Fires on the Plain 1959 war movie

Fires on the Plain (1959)

Japanese army at the end of the war - lacking discipline and desperate on surviving.

Lotna 1959 war movie

Lotna (1959)

Polish cavalry unit receives beautiful horse called Lotna, but soon they are conviced that the horse brings them bad luck.

Yesterday’s Enemy 1959 war movie

Yesterday’s Enemy (1959)

British captain has to make a difficult decision when his unit is lost in the middle of Burma jungle.

Assassination 1959 war movie

Assassination (1959)

Polish underground prepares for assassination of General Franz Kutschera, known as "butcher of Warsaw".

Battle of Blood Island 1960 war movie

Battle of Blood Island (1960)

Two Americans survive the landing on the island occupied by Japanese and have to find way to stay alive.

Sink the Bismarck! 1960 war movie

Sink the Bismarck! (1960)

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.

Judgment at Nuremberg 1961 war movie

Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)

Part of the Nuremberg Trials of Nazi war criminals - the movie concentrates on the German judicial officials.

The Guns of Navarone 1961 war movie

The Guns of Navarone (1961)

Group of commandos take up difficult mission to silence the German guns on small Greek island.

Very Important Person 1961 war movie

Very Important Person (1961)

British scientist is put into POW camp and the officers are trying to find the way to send him back to England.

The Road West 1961 war movie

The Road West (1961)

Retired train driver agrees to take over military train that goes into frontline zone.

The Affair Gleiwitz 1961 war movie

The Affair Gleiwitz (1961)

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.

April 1961 war movie

April (1961)

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 Longest Day 1962 war movie

The Longest Day (1962)

The real events that took place before and during D-Day.

Hell Is for Heroes 1962 war movie

Hell Is for Heroes (1962)

Small unit of American infantry is left to defend the part of Siegfried Line against German division.

The Password Is Courage 1962 war movie

The Password Is Courage (1962)

Story of British officer that took every chance to escape from the Stalags.

Raid on Drvar 1963 war movie

Raid on Drvar (1963)

Hitler plans to finally defeat Yugoslavian partisans - by the paratroopers attack on their headquarters. Based on real events.

On the White Trail 1963 war movie

On the White Trail (1963)

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.

Where is the General? 1964 war movie

Where is the General? (1964)

Unlucky and clumsy private by accident arrests the German general that is hiding from Soviet Army.

McHale’s Navy 1964 war movie

McHale’s Navy (1964)

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.

Operation Crossbow 1965 war movie

Operation Crossbow (1965)

British intelligence sends agents to Germany in order to find more about the V-1 flying bombs.

Battle of the Bulge 1965 war movie

Battle of the Bulge (1965)

Based on true events surrounding the last German offensive during World War 2.

The Hill 1965 war movie

The Hill (1965)

British penal unit in the middle of the desert is the place where brutality and discipline are the only rules.

In Harm’s Way 1965 war movie

In Harm’s Way (1965)

American navy commander gets the chance to prove his worth by preparing the attack on the Japanese-held islands.

The Adventures of Werner Holt 1965 war movie

The Adventures of Werner Holt (1965)

Young Werner Holt disillusioned with the Nazi ideals during his service in German army during World War 2.

36 Hours 1965 war movie

36 Hours (1965)

American officer is kidnapped by German intelligence in order to gain informations about the D Day.

The Heroes of Telemark 1965 war movie

The Heroes of Telemark (1965)

Norwegian resistance discovers German heavy water plant that could give Nazis the resources to build atomic bombs. Allies prepare plan to destroy the installation.

Four Tankmen and a Dog 1966 war movie

Four Tankmen and a Dog (1966)

Story of Polish T-34 tank crew that joins the offensive towards Berlin.

Cast a Giant Shadow 1966 war movie

Cast a Giant Shadow (1966)

Former US Army colonel accepts the offer to become military advisor and helps the Israelis form their defence against upcoming Arab invasion.

What Did You Do in the War, Daddy? 1966 war movie

What Did You Do in the War, Daddy? (1966)

During World War II Lieutenant Christian is given a task of taking over a small village of Valerno in Sicily held by Italian forces, but when he arrives to Valerno the situation gets out of hand.

The Dirty Dozen 1967 war movie

The Dirty Dozen (1967)

Twelve American soldiers sentenced to death for their crimes are given a chance to avoid being executed if they will join the suicidal mission behind enemy lines.

Stake Higher Than Life 1967 war movie

Stake Higher Than Life (1967)

Polish agent disguised as German officer infiltrates the Abwehra to pass the informations to Allies.

The Night of the Generals 1967 war movie

The Night of the Generals (1967)

German general becomes suspect in the murder investigation.

Beach Red 1967 war movie

Beach Red (1967)

Marines land on the Japanese-held island and have to penetrate the well prepared defence lines.

Westerplatte 1967 war movie

Westerplatte (1967)

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.

Frozen Flashes 1967 war movie

Frozen Flashes (1967)

While Germans are working on their secret weapon Allied intelligence tries to gain access to their high security base.

The 25th Hour 1967 war movie

The 25th Hour (1967)

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.

How I Won the War 1967 war movie

How I Won the War (1967)

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.

Attack on the Iron Coast 1968 war movie

Attack on the Iron Coast (1968)

Canadian major is determined to carry out the special operation against German dry dock in St Nazaire. Loosely based on real events.

Where Eagles Dare 1968 war movie

Where Eagles Dare (1968)

Small unit of commandos is dropped in the Alps, where they have to infiltrate the castle on the top of the mountain. Their mission seems to be impossible to fulfill, but British intelligence selects their best man for the job.

Destination Berlin 1968 war movie

Destination Berlin (1968)

In 1945 Polish units attached to Russian army prepares to make a final push over the Oder River.

Battle of Britain 1969 war movie

Battle of Britain (1969)

True story of Battle of Britain - the epic fight between RAF and Luftwaffe that stopped the German invasion on United Kingdom.

The Bridge At Remagen 1969 war movie

The Bridge At Remagen (1969)

Americans and Germans fight for the vital bridge - last one over the Rhein.

The Last Days 1969 war movie

The Last Days (1969)

The last days of World War 2 in Europe seen from point of view of Polish soldiers assaulting Berlin in 1945.

Kill Rommel 1969 war movie

Kill Rommel (1969)

British unit takes up daring mission through desert to kill Rommel when he will arrive in Africa.

Play Dirty 1969 war movie

Play Dirty (1969)

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.

Kelly’s Heroes 1970 war movie

Kelly’s Heroes (1970)

American soldier finds out about gold kept in a bank behind the enemy lines and can’t help the temptation to reach for it.

How I Unleashed World War II 1970 war movie

How I Unleashed World War II (1970)

Polish soldier that involuntary keeps getting in hot water during the World War 2.

Patton 1970 war movie

Patton (1970)

The portrait of famous American general during the World War 2.

Black Brigade 1970 war movie

Black Brigade (1970)

White officer takes over the unit formed entirely of Black Americans and leads them on a suicidal mission behind enemy lines.

Tora! Tora! Tora! 1970 war movie

Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)

Real events that led to the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Red Rowan 1970 war movie

Red Rowan (1970)

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.

Dad’s Army 1971 war movie

Dad’s Army (1971)

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.

Adolf Hitler: My Part in His Downfall 1972 war movie

Adolf Hitler: My Part in His Downfall (1972)

Future comedy star Spike Milligan is called up for active service in 1940 adding his... unique talents to the quality of British army.

Now Where Did the Seventh Company Get to? 1973 war movie

Now Where Did the Seventh Company Get to? (1973)

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.

The Seventh Company Has Been Found 1975 war movie

The Seventh Company Has Been Found (1975)

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.

The Eagle Has Landed 1976 war movie

The Eagle Has Landed (1976)

German commandos set for England to capture Winston Churchill.

Maiden Bridge 1976 war movie

Maiden Bridge (1976)

Yugoslavian partisans are escorting the German prisoners chased by the enemy.

Midway 1976 war movie

Midway (1976)

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.

A Bridge Too Far 1977 war movie

A Bridge Too Far (1977)

Operation Market-Garden, the daring plan of General Montgomery to break into Germany with help of paratroopers goes wrong. Based on real events.

The Seventh Company Outdoors 1977 war movie

The Seventh Company Outdoors (1977)

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.

The Inglorious Bastards 1978 war movie

The Inglorious Bastards (1978)

Few American deserters are dropped in the middle of special operation.

Operation Arsenal 1978 war movie

Operation Arsenal (1978)

Polish students plan the ambush on prison truck to rescue their friend from being tortured by the Gestapo.

Force 10 from Navarone 1978 war movie

Force 10 from Navarone (1978)

Commandos from action on Navarone are sent on another mission - this time to Yugoslavian partisans.

Escape to Athena 1979 war movie

Escape to Athena (1979)

Prisoners on the Greek island plan to escape by... breaking into German military base.

1941 1979 war movie

1941 (1979)

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.

Operation Himmler 1979 war movie

Operation Himmler (1979)

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.

The Sea Wolves 1980 war movie

The Sea Wolves (1980)

During World War II veterans of previous wars join the special operation that will save life of many Allied soldiers.

Das Boot 1981 war movie

Das Boot (1981)

The life on board of U-Boot during the patrol of U-96 on Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea is far from what Nazi propaganda tries to tell German nation.

Victory 1981 war movie

Victory (1981)

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.

Eye of the Needle 1981 war movie

Eye of the Needle (1981)

German spy discovers the secret of Allies preparations for D-Day and is desperate to pass the information to Berlin in time.

Attack Force Z 1982 war movie

Attack Force Z (1982)

Small Australian commandos unit lands on a Pacific island on a mission to find survivors from plane crash.

Boldyn 1982 war movie

Boldyn (1982)

Legendary partisans leader has to keep his unit together, but he has problem with keeping his own mind together.

Barbed Wire 1983 war movie

Barbed Wire (1983)

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.

Extortion of a Gray Day 1984 war movie

Extortion of a Gray Day (1984)

Young poet Tolek Gonczar joins the Polish resistance. His first big operation is the ambush for German train transporting the troops for eastern front.

The Golden Train 1986 war movie

The Golden Train (1986)

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.

The Misfit Brigade 1987 war movie

The Misfit Brigade (1987)

Soldiers from penal unit are sent to a suicidal mission on the Eastern Front.

Empire of the Sun 1987 war movie

Empire of the Sun (1987)

Teenage boy has to find a way to survive in internment camp when he is separated from his parents during the evacuation from Shanghai.

The Dirty Dozen: The Fatal Mission 1988 war movie

The Dirty Dozen: The Fatal Mission (1988)

Again 12 prisoners sentenced to death penalty are chosen to take part in suicidal mission behind enemy lines. Another sequel to classic Dirty Dozen.

The Officer Factory 1989 war movie

The Officer Factory (1989)

Oberleutnant Krafft is sent to officer school to pursue investigation in suspicious death of one of the instructors.

Korczak 1990 war movie

Korczak (1990)

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.

Memphis Belle 1990 war movie

Memphis Belle (1990)

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...

A Midnight Clear 1992 war movie

A Midnight Clear (1992)

During Battle of the Bulge American scout unit face the Germans in the forest, but they don’t act the way Americans would expect.

Stalingrad 1993 war movie

Stalingrad (1993)

The battle of Stalingrad shown from German point of view.

The Tuskegee Airmen 1995 war movie

The Tuskegee Airmen (1995)

Black pilots, who joined USAF, instead of fighting the Germans in Europe has to fight with racism in United States.

Les Milles 1995 war movie

Les Milles (1995)

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.

Sahara 1995 war movie

Sahara (1995)

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.

Saving Private Ryan 1998 war movie

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Small unit is sent on a mission to find last surviving of four Ryan brothers.

When Trumpets Fade 1998 war movie

When Trumpets Fade (1998)

Movie depicts the the battle of Hürtgen Forest, where well prepared Germans were repelling attacks from Americans.

The Thin Red Line 1998 war movie

The Thin Red Line (1998)

US Marines are preparing for the first big push in the Pacific - the Guadalcanal - but are they really ready for what awaits them?

Nuremberg 2000 war movie

Nuremberg (2000)

Nuremberg Trials as seen by the American lawyers, who were chosen to organize them.

U-571 2000 war movie

U-571 (2000)

Americans send their submarine to intercept damaged U-571 and the Enigma machine that, in their minds, will change the face of the war.

Band of Brothers 2001 war movie

Band of Brothers (2001)

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.

Enemy at the Gates 2001 war movie

Enemy at the Gates (2001)

Most experienced German sniper is transfered to Stalingrad to hunt down and kill Vasily Zaytsev, the best Russian sniper.

Pearl Harbor 2001 war movie

Pearl Harbor (2001)

Romance story placed during the first years of World War 2 - two pilots fall in love with the same nurse.

The Bunker 2001 war movie

The Bunker (2001)

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.

Enigma 2001 war movie

Enigma (2001)

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.

Charlotte Gray 2001 war movie

Charlotte Gray (2001)

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.

Conspiracy 2001 war movie

Conspiracy (2001)

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.

El Alamein - the Line of Fire 2002 war movie

El Alamein - the Line of Fire (2002)

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.

Windtalkers 2002 war movie

Windtalkers (2002)

Based on real events of Navajo Indians, who were used during the war to send decoded messages.

The Star 2002 war movie

The Star (2002)

Russian scouts on a mission behind enemy lines.

Below 2002 war movie

Below (2002)

American submarine picks up survivors from lifeboat in the middle of Atlantic Ocean and strange thing begin to happen.

Hart’s War 2002 war movie

Hart’s War (2002)

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.

The Pianist 2002 war movie

The Pianist (2002)

Talented Jewish pianist is trapped in occupied Warsaw, where he can only count on other people that will help him survive another day.

The Cuckoo 2002 war movie

The Cuckoo (2002)

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.

In Enemy Hands 2004 war movie

In Enemy Hands (2004)

Incident in the middle of Atlantic Ocean brings together the unlikely companions - crews of German and American submarines.

Stauffenberg 2004 war movie

Stauffenberg (2004)

German officer Claus von Stauffenberg, disilussioned with Hitler joins the resistance that plots to kill Fuehrer.

Downfall 2004 war movie

Downfall (2004)

Traudl Junge, one of the secretaries, recalls the events that took place in Hitler’s bunker in last weeks of World War 2.

Lorelei: The Witch of the Pacific Ocean 2005 war movie

Lorelei: The Witch of the Pacific Ocean (2005)

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.

Kokoda 2006 war movie

Kokoda (2006)

Small group of Australian soldiers are detached from their unit and has to survive in the jungle of New Guinea.

Blackbook 2006 war movie

Blackbook (2006)

Jewish girl risks her life to infiltrate the German SD headquarters to help the resistance.

Days of Glory 2006 war movie

Days of Glory (2006)

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.

The Counterfeiters 2007 war movie

The Counterfeiters (2007)

Germans lock up counterfeiters in concentration camp and use their skills to produce forged pound notes and destabilise Great Britain.

Defiance 2008 war movie

Defiance (2008)

In Belarus Jews organize their own partisans group to protect their people from ethnic cleansings.

Flame & Citron 2008 war movie

Flame & Citron (2008)

Danish resistance unit that takes care of collaborators gets tangled in a personal intrigue.

Valkyrie 2008 war movie

Valkyrie (2008)

Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg is determined to kill Hitler in order to stop the war and save lives of millions.

Sniper - Weapons of Retaliation 2009 war movie

Sniper - Weapons of Retaliation (2009)

Team of Russian snipers is put to a test when they chase the secrets of German V-2 rockets.

Inglourious Basterds 2009 war movie

Inglourious Basterds (2009)

American commando group plans to kill Hitler and several high level officers while they attend the movie premiere in Paris.

Burnt by the Sun 2 2010 war movie

Burnt by the Sun 2 (2010)

German invasion of Soviet Union seen from point of view of individuals, not armies.

Sisters of War 2010 war movie

Sisters of War (2010)

The fate of Australian nurses and nuns trapped on the New Britain island after the Japanese invasion.

The Sinking of the Laconia 2010 war movie

The Sinking of the Laconia (2010)

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.

The Pacific 2010 war movie

The Pacific (2010)

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.

Age of Heroes 2011 war movie

Age of Heroes (2011)

British commandos on the mission in Norway to gather informations about German radars. Based on real events.

The Flowers of War 2011 war movie

The Flowers of War (2011)

American mortician reluctantly becomes a protector of schoolgirls seeking refuge during the Nanking Massacre.

Into the White 2012 war movie

Into the White (2012)

British and German aircrews have to work together in order to survive in the Norwegian wilderness.

Calm at Sea 2012 war movie

Calm at Sea (2012)

After French Resistance kills German officer the occupant decide to retaliate by killing civilian prisoners.

Flying Fortress 2012 war movie

Flying Fortress (2012)

Crew of B-17 Flying Fortress is stricken by bad luck and they start to believe that their new commander is to blame.

Hans Kloss - Stake Higher Than Death 2012 war movie

Hans Kloss - Stake Higher Than Death (2012)

Polish double agent in German army goes after his love and the famous treasure of Amber Room.

Süskind 2012 war movie

Süskind (2012)

Story of Walter Süskind, who saved over 600 children from being sent to concentration camps during World War 2.

Battle Force 2012 war movie

Battle Force (2012)

Important intelligence officer was caught by Germans just before the invasion of Sicily and platoon of commandos is sent to get him back.

Red Tails 2012 war movie

Red Tails (2012)

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.

1939 Battle of Westerplatte 2013 war movie

1939 Battle of Westerplatte (2013)

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.

Stalingrad 2013 war movie

Stalingrad (2013)

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.

Canopy 2013 war movie

Canopy (2013)

Australian pilot shot down above Malaya has to face the wild jungle and Japanese patrols on the way to safety.

Company of Heroes 2013 war movie

Company of Heroes (2013)

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.

The Railway Man 2014 war movie

The Railway Man (2014)

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.

Stones for the Rampart 2014 war movie

Stones for the Rampart (2014)

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.

City 44 2014 war movie

City 44 (2014)

Young people join the Polish resistance for upcoming Warsaw Uprising. Their dreams and naive optimism soon clashes with the hard reality.

Fury 2014 war movie

Fury (2014)

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.

The Monuments Men 2014 war movie

The Monuments Men (2014)

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.

Unbroken 2014 war movie

Unbroken (2014)

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.



War games about World War II

Silent Service 1985 war game

Silent Service (1985)

First ever real submarine simulator, Silent Service, built the very basic rules of the genre that were in use for next 20 years.

Ace of Aces 1986 war game

Ace of Aces (1986)

British multi-purpose fighters de Havilland Mosquito in missions over occupied Europe - from bombing vital train to attacking V-1 rockets.

The Train: Escape to Normandy 1987 war game

The Train: Escape to Normandy (1987)

Break through the occupied by Germans France to reach the Normandy, where Allies have landed. The only chance is the train network.

Storm Across Europe 1989 war game

Storm Across Europe (1989)

Strategy game that simulates World War 2 in Europe from point of view of Nazi Germany with option for two more players to control Allies and Soviet Union.

Advanced Destroyer Simulator 1990 war game

Advanced Destroyer Simulator (1990)

British destroyer on missions around Mediterranean Sea, English Channel and Northern Atlantic during World War 2.

Wolfpack 1990 war game

Wolfpack (1990)

1990 Amiga game that was not first stab at the submarine simulation, but was first to simulate the actually wolfpacks of U-Boats and not only single submarine.

Silent Hunter 1996 war game

Silent Hunter (1996)

Submarine simulator that was modern version of classic Silent Hunter - take command of American sub during Pacific operations in World War 2.

Silent Hunter II 2001 war game

Silent Hunter II (2001)

Submarine simulator in which you take command of German U-Boat during World War 2 in a series of missions.

Medal of Honor: Allied Assault 2002 war game

Medal of Honor: Allied Assault (2002)

During World War 2 we take part in important Allied operations in Europe and North Africa - from Operation Torch to secret Nazi laboratories in Bavaria.

Call of Duty 2003 war game

Call of Duty (2003)

World War 2 shown from point of few of British, American and Soviet soldiers.

Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault 2004 war game

Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault (2004)

Medal of Honor game set during the American operations on Pacific - deadly beaches, dense jungle and constant danger await.

Silent Hunter III 2005 war game

Silent Hunter III (2005)

Third Silent Hunter game, again with German U-Boat as the main character, but this time complete freedom in selecting targets.

Sniper Elite 2005 war game

Sniper Elite (2005)

World War 2 is about to end while Allies and Soviets are trying to grab every bit of German secret they can get. As traines sniper you enter the city in ruins...

Call of Duty 2 2006 war game

Call of Duty 2 (2006)

We take part in most important battle of World War 2 in Europe in North Africa controlling soldiers from United States, Soviet Union or United Kingdom.

Commandos: Strike Force 2006 war game

Commandos: Strike Force (2006)

Small platoon of commandos infiltrate the German occupied Europe and complete series of missions.

Medal of Honor: Airborne 2007 war game

Medal of Honor: Airborne (2007)

Join the 82nd Airborne Division on their trail through most important battles of World War 2.

Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific 2007 war game

Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific (2007)

Silent Hunter back on the Pacific chasing the Japanese Navy during World War 2.

Call of Duty: World at War 2008 war game

Call of Duty: World at War (2008)

Modernized view on World War 2 - again controlling American or Soviet players we take part in operations on Pacific and Eastern Front.

Sniper: Art of Victory 2008 war game

Sniper: Art of Victory (2008)

Simple sniper game set during World War 2 - infiltrate the enemy lines and reach your targets.

Wings of Prey 2009 war game

Wings of Prey (2009)

Dogfight simulator set during World War 2 - take part in the important air battles of the war from Battle of Britain to Battle of Berlin.

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.

Silent Hunter 5 2010 war game

Silent Hunter 5 (2010)

Fifth Silent Hunter game with interesting features, like option to walk through whole boat and speak with the crew.

World of Tanks 2011 war game

World of Tanks (2011)

Online multiplayer tank game that simulates tank battles with vehicles from 1930s throught 1950s.

War Thunder 2013 war game

War Thunder (2013)

Online multiplayer game that combines the tank battles with the air battles.

Supreme Ruler 1936 2013 war game

Supreme Ruler 1936 (2013)

On a verge of World War 2 all of the world countries have to prepare for long fight. Choose your home country and fight for the world domination.

World of Warships 2015 war game

World of Warships (2015)

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