Best War Movies of 1972


Young Winston

6.7/10 IMDB

This historical drama is an account of the early life of British politician Winston Churchill, including his childhood years, his time as a war correspondent in Africa, and culminating with his first election to Parliament.

Starring: Robert Shaw, Anne Bancroft, Simon Ward, Jack Hawkins, Ian Holm, Anthony Hopkins, Edward Woodward, John Mills, Patrick Magee, James Cosmo ..
Directed by: Richard Attenborough
Release date: 1972-07-20
Best War Movies of 1972 : The Triple Echo

The Triple Echo

6.3/10 IMDB

A WW2 deserter holes up on a farm with disastrous results. Overlooked gem with Glenda Jackson in one of her best roles and Oliver Reed playing a part he was made for.

Starring: Glenda Jackson, Oliver Reed, Brian Deacon, Anthony May, Jenny Lee Wright, Kenneth Colley, Daphne Heard, Zelah Clarke, Colin Rix, Gavin Richards ..
Directed by: Michael Apted
Release date: 1972-01-01
Best War Movies of 1972 : Limbo


6.2/10 IMDB

Starring: Kate Jackson, Katherine Justice, Stuart Margolin, Hazel Medina, Kathleen Nolan, Russell Wiggins, Joan Murphy, Mike Bersell, Kim Nicholas, Ken Kornbluh ..
Directed by: Mark Robson
Release date: 1972-10-31
Best War Movies of 1972 : Winter Soldier

Winter Soldier

8.2/10 IMDB

For three days in 1971, former US soldiers who were in Vietnam testify in Detroit about their war experiences. Nearly 30 speak, describing atrocities personally committed or witnessed, telling of inaccurate body counts, and recounting the process of destroying a village.

Starring: Rusty Sachs, Kenneth Campbell, Joe Bangert, Scott Shimabukuro, Scott Camil, John Kerry, Steve Pitkin, Jonathan Birch, Charles Stevens, Fred Nienke ..
Directed by: Rusty Sachs, Michaël Weill
Release date: 1972-01-27
Best War Movies of 1972 : On The Docks

On The Docks

0.0/10 IMDB

Adaptation of a lesser known to Western world, yet wildly popular Peking Opera developed during the Cultural Revolution under the leadership of Jiang Qing.

Directed by: Tieli Xie, Xie Jin
Release date: 1972-01-29
Best War Movies of 1972 : Raid on the White Tiger Regiment

Raid on the White Tiger Regiment

0.0/10 IMDB

This classic revolutionary model opera is based on a true story during the relatively short-term military conflict in which South Korea's best elite troop the White Tiger Regiment, that was a mechanized force fully equipped by the United States and boasted of being invincible (in a typical South Korean manner of bragging and fabricating), was destroyed in a raid.

Directed by: Yan Wang, Su Li
Release date: 1972-02-24

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