Best War Movies of 2010


The Pacific

8.3/10 IMDB

A 10-part mini-series from the creators of "Band of Brothers" telling the intertwined stories of three Marines during America's battle with the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II.

Release date: 2010-03-15

Green Zone

6.8/10 IMDB

During the U.S.-led occupation of Baghdad in 2003, Chief Warrant Officer Roy Miller and his team of Army inspectors are dispatched to find weapons of mass destruction believed to be stockpiled in the Iraqi desert. Rocketing from one booby-trapped and treacherous site to the next, the men search for deadly chemical agents but stumble instead upon an elaborate cover-up that threatens to invert the purpose of their mission.

Starring: Matt Damon, Greg Kinnear, Brendan Gleeson, Amy Ryan, Jason Isaacs, Khalid Abdalla, Igal Naor, Antoni Corone, Said Faraj, Michael O'Neill ..
Directed by: Paul Greengrass
Release date: 2010-03-11


7.5/10 IMDB

Directors Hetherington and Junger spend a year with the 2nd Battalion of the United States Army located in one of Afghanistan's most dangerous valleys. The documentary provides insight and empathy on how to win the battle through hard work, deadly gunfights and mutual friendships while the unit must push back the Taliban.

Starring: Juan "Doc" Restrepo, Dan Kearney, LaMonta Caldwell, Aron Hijar ..
Directed by: Tim Hetherington, Sebastian Junger
Release date: 2010-06-25

Dear John

6.3/10 IMDB

While Sergeant John Tyree is home on two weeks leave from Germany, he meets Savannah after he dives into the ocean to retrieve Savannah's purse that had fallen off a pier. John eventually falls in love with Savannah, who promises to write to him until he returns from overseas.

Starring: Amanda Seyfried, Channing Tatum, Henry Thomas, Richard Jenkins, Scott Porter, Keith Robinson, Luke Benward, David Andrews, D.J. Cotrona, Cullen Moss ..
Directed by: Lasse Hallström
Release date: 2010-02-04
Best War Movies of 2010 : As If I Am Not There

As If I Am Not There

7.3/10 IMDB

A harsh dose of cinematic realism about a harsh time-the Bosnian War of the 1990s-Juanita Wilson's drama is taken from true stories revealed during the International Criminal Tribunal in The Hague. Samira is a modern schoolteacher in Sarajevo who takes a job in a small country village just as the war is beginning to ramp up. When Serbian soldiers overrun the village, shoot the men and keep the women as laborers (the older ones) and sex objects (the younger ones), Samira is subjected to the basest form of treatment imaginable

Starring: Nataša Petrovi?, Fe?a Štukan, Stellan Skarsgård, Miraj Grbi?, Jelena Jovanova ..
Directed by: Juanita Wilson
Release date: 2010-07-26

Beneath Hill 60

7.1/10 IMDB

The true story of Australia's cat-and-mouse underground mine warfare—one of the most misunderstood, misrepresented and mystifying conflicts of WW I. It was secret struggle BENEATH the Western Front that combined daring engineering, technology and science. Few on the surface knew of the brave, claustrophobic and sometimes barbaric work of these tunnellers.

Starring: Brendan Cowell, Harrison Gilbertson, Steve Le Marquand, Gyton Grantley, Alan Dukes, Alex Thompson, Warwick Young, Mark Coles Smith, Anthony Hayes, Leon Ford ..
Directed by: Jeremy Sims
Release date: 2010-04-15
Best War Movies of 2010 : Halo: Legends

Halo: Legends

6.6/10 IMDB

The universe of the Halo video game series is expanded in seven short animated films from Japan's greatest anime directors and studios.

Starring: Luci Christian, David Wald, Emily Neves, Shelley Calene-Black ..
Directed by: Mamoru Oshii, Shinji Aramaki, Hideki Nimura, Toshiyuki Kanno
Release date: 2010-01-28

For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots

7.9/10 IMDB

This High Definition, PBS miniseries uses letters, diaries, speeches, journalistic accounts, historical text and military records to document and acknowledge the sacrifices and accomplishments of African-American service men and women since the earliest days of the republic.

Starring: Halle Berry, Colin Powell, Angela Bassett, Morgan Freeman, Avery Brooks, Jesse L. Martin ..
Directed by: Frank Martin
Release date: 2010-01-01

Essential Killing

6.1/10 IMDB

A Taliban soldier struggles to survive after he escapes his captors and flees into the Polish countryside.

Starring: Vincent Gallo, Emmanuelle Seigner, David L. Price, Zach Cohen, Iftach Ophir, Nicolai Cleve Broch, Stig Frode Henriksen, Dariusz Juzyszyn, Janusz Wojtarowicz ..
Directed by: Jerzy Skolimowski
Release date: 2010-09-06

Joe Maddison's War

7.1/10 IMDB

Newcastle, 1939. Shipyard worker Joe feels emasculated and past his prime; too old to serve in the war, and he’s shocked when his wife leaves him for a younger naval officer. Needing a new challenge, Joe and his friend Harry reluctantly volunteer to join the Home Guard.

Starring: Kevin Whately, Robson Green, Derek Jacobi, Melanie Hill, Sammy T. Dobson, James Atherton, Angela Lonsdale, James Baxter, John Woodvine, Trevor Fox ..
Directed by: Patrick Collerton
Release date: 2010-09-19

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