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Ambush films in war films

Ambush is the oldest strategy to weaken the enemy - especially when he has the advantage. Well performed ambush not only helps to trap enemy, but also to undermine his morale.



Saving Private Ryan 1998

Saving Private Ryan 1998 war film

During the Allied landing in Normandy in June 1944 small group of soldiers is chosen to find the last of four Ryan brothers and bring him safely home.

Fury 2014

Fury 2014 war film

Veteran crew of M4 Sherman, nicknamed Fury, has to face the Nazi defence with completely green new member - young clerk with no experience whatsoever. It will be test for all of them.

Cast a Giant Shadow 1966

Cast a Giant Shadow 1966 war film

Assassination 1959

Assassination 1959 war film

9th Company 2005

9th Company 2005 war film

Soviet unit in Afghanistan is given a simple task of taking over one of many hills down the vital road, but soon they discover that the reality of the Soviet-Afghan War makes every task much harder than can be expected.

Blackbook 2006

Blackbook 2006 war film

First Blood 1982

First Blood 1982 war film

Vietnam War veteran finds it hard to adapt to life back in US. Mistreatment by local police triggers his POW camp past and he flees into the woods, where he is one dangerous beast.

1864 2014

1864 2014 war film

Peter and Laust, two brothers from small Danish village, join the army on the eve of Second Schleswig War, but it will take the personal matters to break them apart.

Yesterday’s Enemy 1959

Yesterday’s Enemy 1959 war film

Red Dawn 1984

Red Dawn 1984 war film

Soviets start the World War III and invade United States. American defence falls apart, but unlikely heroes arise in Colorado to face the invaders - group of teenagers avoid being captured and start to fight back the guerilla way.

Boldyn 1982

Boldyn 1982 war film

Play Dirty 1969

Play Dirty 1969 war film

Operation Arsenal 1978

Operation Arsenal 1978 war film

The Golden Train 1986

The Golden Train 1986 war film

April 1961

April 1961 war film

Invader 2012

Invader 2012 war film

Spanish column of vehicles is ambushed in Iraq. Two soldiers, who survived the explosion have to find a safe place to hide.

Bat 21 1988

Bat 21 1988 war film

The film is about the struggle for survival in Vietnam Lieutenant Colonel Hambleton (Gene Hackman) who is an expert in the field of electronic warfare but the first time he found himself in the middle of the hell of war.

Sniper 2 2002

Sniper 2 2002 war film

Former Marines sniper Thomas Beckett is approached by CIA to be part of ther operation in Serbia - they are trying to kill general responsible for war crimes during Yugoslav Wars.

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War films are not always showing the war per se - often the main theme is the influence of the conflict on lives of people involved, but also their families and friends. War is seldom a local thing - the trauma, the pain, the death they put their mark on people from around the world.


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