Category: War

The Sky’s the Limit (1943) 6.5

The Sky’s the Limit (1943)

Flying Tiger Fred Atwell sneaks away from his famous squadron's personal appearance tour and goes incognito for several days of leave. He quickly falls for photographer Joan Manion, pursuing her in the guise of a carefre...

Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997) 8

Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997)

In 1966, Dieter Dengler was shot down over Laos, captured, and, down to 85 pounds, escaped. Barefoot, surviving monsoons, leeches, and machete-wielding villagers, he was rescued. Now, near 60, living on Mt. Tamalpais, De...

Labyrinth of Cinema (2019) 7

Labyrinth of Cinema (2019)

The story centers on a group of young people who travel back in time when they are in a movie theater just before closing time. They witness deaths during the closing days of Japan's feudal times and on the battlefront i...

Sometimes in April (2005) (TV) 7.9

Sometimes in April (2005) (TV)

When the Hutu nationalists raised arms against their Tutsi countrymen in Rwanda in April 1994, the violent uprising marked the beginning of one of the darkest times in African history which resulted in the deaths of almo...

Persona Non Grata (2015) 6.5

Persona Non Grata (2015)

The story of a Japanese diplomat, sometimes called the Schindler of Japan, and his life lading up to and after his decision to issue over 2,000 visas to Jewish refugees in Kaunas, Lithuania resulting in saving the lives ...

Figli del Destino (2019) 6.5

Figli del Destino (2019)

The story of four Italian children facing the racial laws and the wave of hate brought by fascism against the Jews.::X...

Faith of My Fathers (2005) (TV) 6.3

Faith of My Fathers (2005) (TV)

John McCain is a poor student, except at wrestling, but toughs it out in Annapolis at the US Naval Academy with the goal of becoming a career naval officer like his father and grandfather, who were both admirals. Love at...

Animali nella Grande Guerra (2015) 6.2

Animali nella Grande Guerra (2015)

In the First World War, alongside the men fought an army of animals. Mules, oxen, dogs, horses, pigs, pigeons were used for moving units and materials, communications, and for the support of the troops. The forced cohabi...

Tom Clancy’s Without Remorse (2021) 5.8

Tom Clancy’s Without Remorse (2021)

An elite Navy SEAL uncovers an international conspiracy while seeking justice for the murder of his pregnant wife in Tom Clancy's Without Remorse, the explosive origin story of action hero John Clark - one of the most po...

The Princess and the Pilot (2011) 7.1

The Princess and the Pilot (2011)

A handsome fighter pilot Charles must escort a beautiful princess through enemy lines to her betrothed. But Charles soon learns traversing an ocean alone, and into enemy territory, will prove to be a much more dangerous ...

The Secret War of Harry Frigg (1968) 6.4

The Secret War of Harry Frigg (1968)

When 5 allied generals are captured in Italy in WW II, it is a propaganda nightmare for the Allies. The generals are all 1 star and refuse to take orders from each other in order to plan an escape. Harry Frigg is a priva...

Journey to Royal: A WWII Rescue Mission (2021) 6.4

Journey to Royal: A WWII Rescue Mission (2021)

WWII hero with the 4th Emergency Rescue Squadron, Lt. Royal Stratton, leads a deadly mission to save the lives of nine downed airmen adrift in enemy waters of a war-torn South Pacific. Immersive cinematography and grippi...

Brothers (2004) 7.5

Brothers (2004)

Michael has everything under control: a successful military career, a beautiful wife and two daughters. His younger brother Jannik is a drifter, living on the edge of the law. When Michael is sent to Afghanistan on a UN ...

My Enemy’s Enemy (2007) 7.4

My Enemy’s Enemy (2007)

A look at the history of one-time Gestapo commander Klaus Barbie, infamously known as "The Butcher of Lyon." This documentary's main focus will be on Barbie's post-war activities, in which he became a counter-intelligenc...

The War Devils (1969) 5.3

The War Devils (1969)

A German Captain and American Captain help each other survive the North African desert during WWII. They meet again a year later during combat operations in France.::Ben Cressy ...

The Last Frontier (2020) 6.4

The Last Frontier (2020)

The film tells the story of the Podolsk cadets' heroic stand outside Moscow in October 1941. Cadets from the Podolsk infantry and artillery schools were sent to the Ilyinsky line of defense, fighting alongside units from...

Rwanda (2019) 6.7

Rwanda (2019)

Close your eyes and try to imagine. A man, a woman and their families. The fastest and most systematic genocide in history. He is Hutu, she is Tutsi. He must kill. She must die. A fate similar to many others in that bloo...

Out of Life (1991) 6.8

Out of Life (1991)

A French photograher is kidnapped and held hostage in a war-torn Beirut. Slowly but surely his integrity and self-respect is broken.::Mattias Thuresson ...

Forced March (1989) 7.1

Forced March (1989)

Ben Kline is a successful television actor looking for a meaningful role to make him a movie star. When he sets out to play a hero who died in the Holocaust, he is forced to face the reality of those victimized by the wa...

Fear and Desire (1953) 5.5

Fear and Desire (1953)

A ficticious war in an unidentified country provides the setting for this drama. Four soldiers survive the crash-landing of their plane to find themselves in a forest six miles behind enemy lines. The group, led by Lt. C...

Esmeralda Bay (1989) 4.5

Esmeralda Bay (1989)

A priest secretly leads rebels in their struggle against the corrupt military dictatorship of the Central American country of Puerto Santo.::[email protected]

The War Below (2020) 7.6

The War Below (2020)

During World War I, a group of British miners are recruited to tunnel underneath no man's land and set bombs from below the German front in hopes of breaking the deadly stalemate of the Battle of Messines....

The Long Way Home (1997) 7.5

The Long Way Home (1997)

After WWII, Jewish Holocaust survivors are moved into Displaced Persons' camps. After delays, more physical hardship, and years of uncertainty, they are permitted to begin new lives in Israel and the U.S....

None Shall Escape (1944) 7

None Shall Escape (1944)

The career of a Nazi officer shown as flashbacks from his trial as a war criminal.::Anonymous...

The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (1988) (TV) 7

The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (1988) (TV)

A full-length adaptation, originally staged as a play, of the court-martial segment from the novel "The Caine Mutiny".::Albert Sanchez Moreno ...

Something of Value (1957) 6.5

Something of Value (1957)

Although Peter and Kimani grew up together, Kimani soon finds that different races are treated differently. After Kimani's father is jailed for following tribal customs, Kimani joins a band of rebels that wants all non-K...

Three Cockeyed Sailors (1940) 6.1

Three Cockeyed Sailors (1940)

Three British sailors find they've accidentally strayed on board a Nazi ship during WWII. They then proceed to take it over and requisition it for the Royal Navy....

Johnny Frenchman (1945) 6.6

Johnny Frenchman (1945)

There is always rivalry between the Cornish and Breton fishermen, but the two factions have a routine ebb and flow of civil hostility until the breach is widened by the announced marriage of a Breton son to a Cornish mai...

Caught in the Draft (1941) 6.7

Caught in the Draft (1941)

Don Bolton is a movie star who can't stand loud noises. To evade the draft, he decides to get married...but falls for a colonel's daughter. By mistake, he and his two cronies enlist. In basic training, Don hopes to make ...

Red Dog (2017) 6.3

Red Dog (2017)

An action packed and heartwarming story of the friendship formed between a tank-destroyer dog of the Red Army during WWII and a group of soldiers....

The Warrior (2001) 7.1

The Warrior (2001)

In 1375, China was in chaos between Yuan Dynasty and Ming Dynasty. Coryo (an ancient kingdom of Korea then) sent a delegation of many diplomats, soldiers and a silent slave to make peace with the new Chinese government. ...

Hanover Street (1979) 6.1

Hanover Street (1979)

During the Second World War, an American Pilot stationed in England meets a young British nurse during an air raid on London. The two instantly fall in love, despite the fact that the young Nurse is already married; a se...

A Bag of Marbles (2017) 7.3

A Bag of Marbles (2017)

In occupied France, Maurice and Joseph, two young Jewish brothers left to their own devices demonstrate an incredible amount of cleverness, courage, and ingenuity to escape the enemy invasion and to try to reunite their ...

Nanny McPhee Returns (2010) 6.1

Nanny McPhee Returns (2010)

Nanny McPhee arrives to help a harried young mother who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war, though she uses her magic to teach the woman's children and their two spoiled cousins five new le...

Hakuchi: The Innocent (1999) 6.9

Hakuchi: The Innocent (1999)

In a future where World War II never ended, Japan is decimated by nightly bombings. The only building left standing is known as the Media Station, a broadcasting center responsible for all of Japan's entertainment....

Utu (1983) 7

Utu (1983)

In New Zealand in the 1860s the native Maori people fought the British colonials to keep the land guaranteed to them by treaty. The warrior Te Wheke fights for the British until betrayal leads him to seek utu (revenge). ...

Love Lessons (1995) 6.9

Love Lessons (1995)

Malmö, Sweden during the Second World War. Stig is a 15 year old pupil on the verge of adulthood. Viola is 37 years old and his teacher. He is attracted by her beauty and maturity. She is drawn to him by his youth and in...

The Last Confederate: The Story of Robert Adams (2005) 5.3

The Last Confederate: The Story of Robert Adams (2005)

Based on a true story: This is a journey through the psyche of a Southern Captain in the waning days of the American Civil War. In an emotionally charged performance, Julian Adams portrays his great-great grandfather Rob...

Father Rupert Mayer (2014) 6.6

Father Rupert Mayer (2014)

Father Rupert Mayer (Oliver Gruber) served in World War I and was awarded the Iron Cross dedicating his life to the Eastern Front, where his leg was taken from him during battle. Father Mayer spent many years during Worl...

Hour of Glory (1949) 7.2

Hour of Glory (1949)

The best bomb disposal officer during World War II was badly injured and is in frequent pain. He finds solace and relief from his pain in the whisky bottle & the pills that are never far away. A new type of booby trapped...