Best War Movies of 1932


A Farewell to Arms

6.4/10 IMDB

A tale of the World War I love affair, begun in Italy, between American ambulance driver Lt. Frederic Henry and British nurse Catherine Barkley. Eventually separated by Frederic's transfer, tremendous challenges and difficult decisions face each as the war rages on.

Starring: Helen Hayes, Gary Cooper, Adolphe Menjou, Mary Philips, Jack La Rue, Blanche Friderici, Mary Forbes, Gilbert Emery, Henry Armetta, Herman Bing ..
Directed by: Frank Borzage
Release date: 1932-12-08

Pack Up Your Troubles

7.2/10 IMDB

The story begins in 1917 with Stan and Ollie being drafted into the U.S. Army to fight in World War I. While in the Army, the pair befriend a man named Eddie Smith, who is killed by the enemy during a battle. After the war is over, Stan and Ollie venture to New York City, where they begin a quest to reunite Eddie's little daughter with her rightful family. The task proves both monumental and problematic as the boys discover just how many people in New York have the last name Smith.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, James Finlayson, Don Dillaway, Jacquie Lyn, Mary Carr, Richard Cramer, Adele Watson, Tom Kennedy, Charles Middleton ..
Directed by: George Marshall, Ray McCarey, Harry Black, Lloyd French
Release date: 1932-09-16
Best War Movies of 1932 : The Lost Squadron

The Lost Squadron

6.4/10 IMDB

When World War I comes to an end, three pilots find themselves on hard times. They wind up in Hollywood, where they work as stunt fliers for a sadistic director.

Starring: Richard Dix, Mary Astor, Robert Armstrong, Dorothy Jordan, Joel McCrea, Erich von Stroheim, Hugh Herbert, Ralph Ince, Marjorie Peterson, Ralph Lewis ..
Directed by: George Archainbaud
Release date: 1932-03-12
Best War Movies of 1932 : The Man from Yesterday

The Man from Yesterday

5.9/10 IMDB

A woman whose husband never came home from World War I finds herself in love with her doctor. She travels with him to Switzerland, and as they check into the hotel there, she is astounded to see her supposedly dead husband.

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Clive Brook, Charles Boyer, Andy Devine, Alan Mowbray, Greta Meyer, Barbara Leonard, Yola d'Avril, Ronnie Cosby, Émile Chautard ..
Directed by: Berthold Viertel
Release date: 1932-06-24
Best War Movies of 1932 : Texas Buddies

Texas Buddies

5.3/10 IMDB

Kincade and Blake cause a mail plane carrying a payroll to make a forced landing in the desert. When they try to get the money, prospectors Ted and Si drive them away. With the pilot shot, Ted takes over as pilot figuring another attempt will be made and this time the Sheriff will be there.

Starring: Bob Steele, Nancy Drexel, Francis McDonald, Harry Semels, George 'Gabby' Hayes, William Dyer, Dick Dickinson ..
Directed by: Robert N. Bradbury
Release date: 1932-10-18
Best War Movies of 1932 : Sky Devils

Sky Devils

5.4/10 IMDB

Wilkie and Mitchell, trying to desert their draft into the army, stow away on a ship which takes them into the war zone. While AWOL, the rivals for Mary's affections accidently destroy an ammunition dump.

Starring: Spencer Tracy, William 'Stage' Boyd, Ann Dvorak, Billy Bevan, George Cooper, Yola d'Avril, Forrester Harvey, William B. Davidson, Jerry Miley ..
Directed by: A. Edward Sutherland
Release date: 1932-03-12
Best War Movies of 1932 : The Woman from Monte Carlo

The Woman from Monte Carlo

5.4/10 IMDB

On the eve of WW-I the French Navy ship Lafayette returns to its Toulon base for one night. There is no shore leave, although wives are permitted to come to a party. The strain of command on the older captain and his new, young wife is very great.

Starring: Lil Dagover, Walter Huston, Warren William, John Wray, George E. Stone, Robert Warwick, Matt McHugh, Frederick Burton, Frank Leigh, Terrence Ray ..
Directed by: Michael Curtiz
Release date: 1932-01-09
Best War Movies of 1932 : The Doomed Battalion

The Doomed Battalion

6.7/10 IMDB

During World War 1, an Austrian Battalion holds a mountain stronghold against the attack of the Italian army.

Starring: Luis Trenker, Tala Birell, Albert Conti, Victor Varconi, Henry Armetta, Gustav von Seyffertitz, C. Henry Gordon, Gibson Gowland ..
Directed by: Karl Hartl, Luis Trenker, Cyril Gardner
Release date: 1932-04-30
Best War Movies of 1932 : The Flag Lieutenant

The Flag Lieutenant

6.2/10 IMDB

A Lieutenant is wrongly accused of cowardice

Starring: Henry Edwards, Anna Neagle, Joyce Bland, Peter Gawthorne, Louis Goodrich, Sam Livesey, Michael Hogan, O.B. Clarence, Abraham Sofaer, Peter Northcote ..
Directed by: Henry Edwards
Release date: 1932-10-16

Also check Best war movies of 1933.

Check out our top containing the Best War Movies of 1932 - This top was obtained with our unique algorithm ordered by our unique ranking system.