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Sink the Bismarck! 1960

Sink the Bismarck! 1960 war film

Conspiracy 2001

Conspiracy 2001 war film

A Bridge Too Far 1977

A Bridge Too Far 1977 war film

The film tells the story of Operation Market Garden in 1944, aimed at opening the way to Berlin. The action failed, and the film is very realistic.

Battle of Britain 1969

Battle of Britain 1969 war film

Zulu Dawn 1979

Zulu Dawn 1979 war film

British forces invade Zululand in 1879 and advance towards Isandlwana, place of one of the biggest defeats of British in colonies.

The Dam Busters 1955

The Dam Busters 1955 war film

Kajaki: The True Story 2014

Kajaki: The True Story 2014 war film

In 2006 patrol of British infantry soldiers walk into an unknown minefield in the middle of Afghan desert. Their commander tries to rescue them, but this only escalates the situation.

The Sea Wolves 1980

The Sea Wolves 1980 war film

Yesterday’s Enemy 1959

Yesterday’s Enemy 1959 war film

The Four Feathers 2002

The Four Feathers 2002 war film

Young officer makes a decision to give up his military career for woman he loves, but this makes him lose everything he had - fiance, respect of his friends and family.

Memphis Belle 1990

Memphis Belle 1990 war film

Crew of B-17 bomber prepares for their 25th mission - last one needed to complete their tour of duty and return home.

The Heroes of Telemark 1965

The Heroes of Telemark 1965 war film

Germans are preparing heavy water as a part of program to build atomic bomb. Norwegian resistance finds the plans and together with Allied forces has to find a way to stop the Nazis.

The Sinking of the Laconia 2010

The Sinking of the Laconia 2010 war film

Cromwell 1970

Cromwell 1970 war film

Puritan Oliver Cromwell becomes a leader of parliament revolt against King Charles I - the political dispute escalates into English Civil War that will change the face of the country.

The Guns of Navarone 1961

The Guns of Navarone 1961 war film

In 1943 group of commandos has to get on the small island of Navarone, which is occupied by the Germans and blow up the 2 huge guns. The problem is there might be a traitor among them.

Age of Heroes 2011

Age of Heroes 2011 war film

During World War 2 British commandos unit is parachuted into Norway in order to obtain data about German radar installations in the area. But reaching the target is only half of their problems - they have to find a way back...

We Dive at Dawn 1943

We Dive at Dawn 1943 war film

The Bridge on the River Kwai 1957

The Bridge on the River Kwai 1957 war film

A film about the construction of a bridge over the British prisoners in the Far East. The film is not realistic war movies, but rather a duel between the different ethical attitudes of people.

The Hill 1965

The Hill 1965 war film

The Password Is Courage 1962

The Password Is Courage 1962 war film

Play Dirty 1969

Play Dirty 1969 war film

The Patrol 2013

The Patrol 2013 war film

British unit on patrol through the Taliban territory in Afghanistan. The soldiers would more than happy to just return to base, but their commander is determined to fulfill the mission.

Very Important Person 1961

Very Important Person 1961 war film

The Charge of the Light Brigade 1968

The Charge of the Light Brigade 1968 war film

The film takes place during the Crimean and film ends with the reconstruction of the Battle of Balaklava.

All the King’s Men 1999

All the King’s Men 1999 war film

Ghostboat 2006

Ghostboat 2006 war film

A Hill in Korea 1956

A Hill in Korea 1956 war film

During Korean War platoon of British infantry gets trapped on a top of a hill surrounded by Chinese army. Their only option is to fight to the last man.

Charlotte Gray 2001

Charlotte Gray 2001 war film

Adolf Hitler: My Part in His Downfall 1972

Adolf Hitler: My Part in His Downfall 1972 war film

Revolution 1985

Revolution 1985 war film

King & Country 1964

King & Country 1964 war film

Oh! What a Lovely War 1969

Oh! What a Lovely War 1969 war film

In 1914 the brand new war has started - young men in fancy uniforms marched down the streets, the crowds were cheering. But then came the reality - gas masks, trenches full of mud, corpses lying around the fields and the generals having a time of their lives while they were sacrificing lives of the others...

The Bunker 2001

The Bunker 2001 war film

Six men that survived the ambush now try to find the refuge in isolated bunker. Inside they find two frightened soldiers and doors that lead to underground tunnels.

Ironclad 2011

Ironclad 2011 war film

King John Lackland did not took well the humiliation when he was forced to sign the Magna Carta reform and with help of mercenary forces he plans to regain the power he was stripped off.

The Eagle Has Landed 1976

The Eagle Has Landed 1976 war film

The film tells the story of the shares of German soldiers in the UK, the aim of which was to kidnap or eliminate Winston Churchill.

Eye of the Needle 1981

Eye of the Needle 1981 war film

History German spy acting during World War II in the UK, which must provide discovered by the Germans themselves important information.

Deathwatch 2002

Deathwatch 2002 war film

During World War I British platoon discovers abandoned German trenches, but what awaits them there is far worst than enemy soldiers.

They Were Not Divided 1950

They Were Not Divided 1950 war film

Britannic 2000

Britannic 2000 war film

Story of voyage of HMHS Britannic to Greece in 1916, during which agents of both sides will face in a deadly duel.

Dog Soldiers 2002

Dog Soldiers 2002 war film

Six British soldiers set out through the Scottish wilderness to take part in training mission, but what awaits them in the forest is beyond their expectations.

How I Won the War 1967

How I Won the War 1967 war film

Anti-war film about inept Lieutenant Goodbody put in charge of vital mission for the army - building a good cricket field in North Africa.

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