Saving Private Ryan (1998)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 90 | Earnings: $216.12M
Following the Normandy Landings, a group of U.S. soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.
The Deer Hunter (1978)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: null
An in-depth examination of the ways in which the U.S. Vietnam War impacts and disrupts the lives of people in a small industrial town in Pennsylvania.
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $46.36M
A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 90 | Earnings: $78.80M
During the Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe.
Inglourious Basterds (2009)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: $120.52M
In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theatre owner's vengeful plans for the same.
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 98 | Earnings: $37.62M
In the falangist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world.
La vita è bella (1997)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $57.60M
When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp.
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: $159.23M
April 6th, 1917. As a regiment assembles to wage war deep in enemy territory, two soldiers are assigned to race against time and deliver a message that will stop 1,600 men from walking straight into a deadly trap.
The English Patient (1996)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 87 | Earnings: $78.65M
At the close of WWII, a young nurse tends to a badly-burned plane crash victim. His past is shown in flashbacks, revealing an involvement in a fateful love affair.
Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 89 | Earnings: $13.75M
The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it.
Black Hawk Down (2001)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 74 | Earnings: $108.64M
160 elite U.S. soldiers drop into Somalia to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord and find themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis.
Le petit soldat (1963)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 97 | Earnings: $0.02M
During the Algerian war for independence from France, a young Frenchman living in Geneva who belongs to a right-wing terrorist group and a young woman who belongs to a left-wing terrorist ...
La commune (Paris, 1871) (2000)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 90 | Earnings: null
In this war drama blurring the lines between documentary and fiction, the working class and the bourgeoisie of 19th century Paris are interviewed and covered on television, before and during a tragic workers' class revolt.