Best War Movies of 1990


The Lost Platoon

4.0/10 IMDB

An American reporter covering a civil war in Nicaragua discovers that four soldiers that he used to know during World War II are there and they are actual vampires fighting their own personal war against an evil Nicaraguan general and his own personal army of vampires terrorizing the country.

Starring: David Parry, William Knight, Stephen Quadros, Michael Wayne, Sean Heyman, Michi McGee, Jack Forcinito, Lew Sleeman, Joe Morton ..
Directed by: David A. Prior
Release date: 1990-06-01
Best War Movies of 1990 : Crossing to Freedom

Crossing to Freedom

7.0/10 IMDB

A very proper Englishman becomes saddled with youngsters that he has to help escape Nazi Germany. Adaptation of Nevil Shute's novel.

Starring: Peter O'Toole, Mare Winningham, Susan Wooldridge, Michael Kitchen, Juliette Mole, Alastair Haley, Claire Drummond, Ron Donachie, James Gaddas, Annette Badland ..
Directed by: Norman Stone
Release date: 1990-04-08
Best War Movies of 1990 : African Express

African Express

3.5/10 IMDB

The adventures of three friends running an air charter business in Africa during WW II and their race to prevent a Nazi Baron from escaping to Germany with vital radar equipment.

Starring: Patrick Dollaghan, Karen Mayo-Chandler, Russel Savadier, Trish Downing, Norman Anstey, Danny Keogh, Crispin De Nuys, Al Karaki, Phillip Wolfaardt, John Pasternack ..
Directed by: Bruce McFarlane
Release date: 1990-07-01

The Plot to Kill Hitler

6.2/10 IMDB

A historical recreation of the 1944 attempt by several German High Command Officers to assassinate Adolf Hitler and take control of the German government.

Starring: Brad Davis, Madolyn Smith Osborne, Ian Richardson, Kenneth Colley, Michael Byrne, Helmuth Lohner, Rupert Graves, Helmut Griem, Christoph Eichhorn ..
Directed by: Lawrence Schiller
Release date: 1990-01-30
Best War Movies of 1990 : Blood Oath

Blood Oath

0.0/10 IMDB

On an obscure Pacific Island just north of Australia, the Japanese Empire has operated a prisoner of war camp for Australian soldiers. At the close of World War II, the liberated POWs tell a gruesome tale of mass executions of over eight hundred persons as well as torture style killings of downed Australian airmen. In an attempt to bring those responsible to justice, the Australian Army establishes a War Crimes Tribunal to pass judgement on the Japanese men and officers who ran the Ambon camp. In an added twist, a high ranking Japanese admiral is implicated, and politics become involoved with justice as American authorities in Japan lobby for the Admiral's release. Written by Anthony Hughes

Starring: Bryan Brown, George Takei, Terry O'Quinn, John Bach, Toshi Shioya, Deborah Kara Unger, John Clarke, Russell Crowe, John Polson, Tetsu Watanabe ..
Directed by: Stephen Wallace
Release date: 1990-07-26


6.5/10 IMDB

A surrealistic film in which a strangely assorted group of people come together in the Russian Arctic at the height of the revolution and World War One.

Starring: Michael Gottli, David Falkenburg, Michael O'Sullivan, Margaret Anne MacLeod, Ari Cohen, Sarah Neville, Kathy Marykuca, Kyle McCulloch, Victor Cowie, Ihor Procak ..
Directed by: Guy Maddin
Release date: 1990-09-01
Best War Movies of 1990 : Richard Edlund VS His Sons

Richard Edlund VS His Sons

0.0/10 IMDB

All 14,000 of Richard Edlund’s illegitimate sons come for retribution in a single file line, where they are helplessly slaughtered by their father and his proud confidant.

Starring: Rich Evans, Ron Kosary ..
Directed by: Mike Stoklasa
Release date: 1990-01-01

Memphis Belle

6.9/10 IMDB

The "Memphis Belle" is a World War II bomber, piloted by a young crew on dangerous bombing raids into Europe. The crew only have to make one more bombing raid before they have finished their duty and can go home. In the briefing before their last flight, the crew discover that the target for the day is Dresden, a heavily-defended city that invariably causes many Allied casualties

Starring: Matthew Modine, Eric Stoltz, Tate Donovan, D. B. Sweeney, Billy Zane, Sean Astin, Harry Connick Jr., Bradley Lavelle, Reed Diamond, Courtney Gains ..
Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones
Release date: 1990-09-07

Fatal Mission

4.7/10 IMDB

A CIA Agent must rely on reluctant help from a female spy in the North Vietnam jungle in order to pass through enemy lines.

Starring: Peter Fonda, Tia Carrere, Mako Iwamatsu, Ted Markland, James Mitchum ..
Directed by: George Rowe
Release date: 1990-07-25
Best War Movies of 1990 : Hiroshima: Out of the Ashes

Hiroshima: Out of the Ashes

6.1/10 IMDB

The movie follows the perspective of several characters (such as Japanese victims, soldiers, American prisoners of war and others) and how they lived or tried to survive the effects felt during the aftermath of the Atomic Bomb dropping by the Enola Gay at Hiroshima, during World War II.

Starring: Max von Sydow, Judd Nelson, Mako Iwamatsu, Tamlyn Tomita, Stan Egi, Brady Tsurutani, Sab Shimono, Shizuko Hoshi, Ben Wright, Pat Morita ..
Directed by: Peter Werner
Release date: 1990-08-06

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