Best War Movies of 2014


The Imitation Game

8.0/10 IMDB

Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain's top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of World War II.

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, Rory Kinnear, Allen Leech, Matthew Beard, Charles Dance, Mark Strong, James Northcote, Tom Goodman-Hill ..
Directed by: Morten Tyldum
Release date: 2014-11-14

American Sniper

7.3/10 IMDB

U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents. Despite grave danger and his struggle to be a good husband and father to his family back in the States, Kyle serves four tours of duty in Iraq. However, when he finally returns home, he finds that he cannot leave the war behind.

Starring: Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Kyle Gallner, Cole Konis, Ben Reed, Elise Robertson, Luke Sunshine, Troy Vincent, Brandon Salgado Telis, Chance Kelly ..
Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Release date: 2014-12-25


7.5/10 IMDB

In the last months of World War II, as the Allies make their final push in the European theatre, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant named 'Wardaddy' commands a Sherman tank called 'Fury' and its five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.

Starring: Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, Michael Peña, Jon Bernthal, Jim Parrack, Brad William Henke, Kevin Vance, Xavier Samuel, Jason Isaacs ..
Directed by: David Ayer
Release date: 2014-10-15


7.2/10 IMDB

A chronicle of the life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic runner who was taken prisoner by Japanese forces during World War II.

Starring: Jack O'Connell, Domhnall Gleeson, Garrett Hedlund, MIYAVI, Finn Wittrock, Jai Courtney, Maddalena Ischiale, Vincenzo Amato, John Magaro, Luke Treadaway ..
Directed by: Angelina Jolie
Release date: 2014-12-25


8.2/10 IMDB

Virunga in the Democratic Republic of the Congo is Africa’s oldest national park, a UNESCO world heritage site, and a contested ground among insurgencies seeking to topple the government that see untold profits in the land. Among this ongoing power struggle, Virunga also happens to be the last natural habitat for the critically endangered mountain gorilla. The only thing standing in the way of the forces closing in around the gorillas: a handful of passionate park rangers and journalists fighting to secure the park’s borders and expose the corruption of its enemies. Filled with shocking footage, and anchored by the surprisingly deep and gentle characters of the gorillas themselves, Virunga is a galvanizing call to action around an ongoing political and environmental crisis in the Congo.

Starring: André Bauma, Emmanuel de Merode, Mélanie Gouby, Rodrigue Mugaruka Katembo, Vianney Kazarama ..
Directed by: Orlando von Einsiedel
Release date: 2014-11-07

The Water Diviner

7.0/10 IMDB

In 1919, Australian farmer Joshua Connor travels to Turkey to discover the fate of his three sons, reported missing in action. Holding on to hope, Joshua must travel across the war-torn landscape to find the truth and his own peace.

Starring: Russell Crowe, Olga Kurylenko, Y?lmaz Erdo?an, Cem Y?lmaz, Jai Courtney, Ryan Corr, James Fraser, Ben O'Toole, Steve Bastoni, Salih Kalyon ..
Directed by: Russell Crowe
Release date: 2014-12-25

Dracula Untold

6.2/10 IMDB

Vlad Tepes is a great hero, but when he learns the Sultan is preparing for battle and needs to form an army of 1,000 boys, he vows to find a way to protect his family. Vlad turns to dark forces in order to get the power to destroy his enemies and agrees to go from hero to monster as he's turned into the mythological vampire, Dracula.

Starring: Luke Evans, Sarah Gadon, Dominic Cooper, Art Parkinson, Charles Dance, Diarmaid Murtagh, William Houston, Noah Huntley, Ronan Vibert, Zach McGowan ..
Directed by: Gary Shore
Release date: 2014-10-01

Testament of Youth

7.2/10 IMDB

Testament of Youth is a powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that war from a woman’s point of view. A searing journey from youthful hopes and dreams to the edge of despair and back again, it’s a film about young love, the futility of war and how to make sense of the darkest times.

Starring: Alicia Vikander, Kit Harington, Taron Egerton, Colin Morgan, Dominic West, Emily Watson, Hayley Atwell, Anna Chancellor, Miranda Richardson, Joanna Scanlan ..
Directed by: James Kent
Release date: 2014-10-14

300: Rise of an Empire

6.2/10 IMDB

Greek general Themistocles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. Themistocles faces the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god, Xerxes and Artemesia, the vengeful commander of the Persian navy.

Starring: Sullivan Stapleton, Eva Green, Lena Headey, Callan Mulvey, David Wenham, Rodrigo Santoro, Jack O'Connell, Andrew Tiernan, Ashraf Barhom, Andrew Pleavin ..
Directed by: Noam Murro
Release date: 2014-03-05


7.2/10 IMDB

A young British soldier must find his way back to safety after his unit accidentally abandons him during a riot in the streets of Belfast.

Starring: Jack O'Connell, Paul Anderson, Sean Harris, Sam Reid, Sam Hazeldine, Barry Keoghan, Killian Scott, Charlie Murphy, David Wilmot, Martin McCann ..
Directed by: Yann Demange
Release date: 2014-10-10

The Monuments Men

6.1/10 IMDB

Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, The Monuments Men is an action drama focusing on seven over-the-hill, out-of-shape museum directors, artists, architects, curators, and art historians who went to the front lines of WWII to rescue the world’s artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and return them to their rightful owners. With the art hidden behind enemy lines, how could these guys hope to succeed?

Starring: Matt Damon, Cate Blanchett, George Clooney, Bill Murray, John Goodman, Hugh Bonneville, Jean Dujardin, Bob Balaban, Holger Handtke, Dimitri Leonidas ..
Directed by: George Clooney
Release date: 2014-01-24


7.1/10 IMDB

British soldiers guarding the Kajaki Dam set out to rescue a three-man team after one of them loses a leg to a landmine.

Starring: Mark Stanley, Malachi Kirby, Ali Cook, David Elliot, Paul Luebke, Benjamin O'Mahony, Scott Kyle, Andy Gibbins, Bryan Parry, Liam Ainsworth ..
Directed by: Paul Katis
Release date: 2014-11-12

Against the Sun

6.5/10 IMDB

A WWII pilot, bombardier, and radioman find themselves adrift on a lifeboat without food or water after being forced to ditch their plane during a scouting mission.

Starring: Tom Felton, Garret Dillahunt, Jake Abel, Nadia Parra ..
Directed by: Brian Falk
Release date: 2014-11-22

Prelude to Axanar

8.2/10 IMDB

Prelude to Axanar is a short film that will give viewers a historical look at the events leading up to the Battle of Axanar, the central event of the film Axanar. The short is a historical look at the battle of Axanar, filmed like a History Channel special. Each character will give a different view of the war with the Klingons leading up to the final confrontation that will be chronicled in Axanar, which will be released later this year. Prelude will tell viewers about the war and what it meant to each side. Figures from both sides will talk about how the war started, how the Klingons were better prepared for war, how Starfleet built their fleet, and how the war was fought from both the Federation and Klingon perspectives. You will hear from Robert April talk about building the Enterprise, Starfleet Admiral Ramirez talk about building the Starfleet, Garth of Izar telling the story of his rise to fame and Kharn, the Klingon Supreme Commander give the Klingon view of the war.

Starring: Gary Graham, Tony Todd, Kate Vernon, Richard Hatch, J.G. Hertzler, Alec Peters ..
Directed by: Christian Gossett
Release date: 2014-07-26

Last Days in Vietnam

7.6/10 IMDB

During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese people desperately attempt to escape. On the ground, American soldiers and diplomats confront a moral quandary: whether to obey White House orders to evacuate only U.S. citizens.

Directed by: Rory Kennedy
Release date: 2014-09-05
Best War Movies of 2014 : Kya Dilli Kya Lahore

Kya Dilli Kya Lahore

7.3/10 IMDB

In 1948, a cross-fire erupts at an isolated stretch of Indo-Pak border, leaving only two soldiers alive. One is an Indian soldier of Pakistani origin while the other happens to be a Pakistani soldier of Indian origin. An ironic story of pride and survival begins when - in an attempt to evade danger, they bump into each other. And amidst continuous exchange of bullets, altercations and murkier situations, it evolves into a journey of human connection with an unforeseeable end.

Starring: Vijay Raaz, Manu Rishi, Rajendranath Zutshi, Vishwajeet Pradhan ..
Directed by: Vijay Raaz
Release date: 2014-05-02

National Theatre Live: War Horse

8.5/10 IMDB

Based on Michael Morpurgo's novel and adapted for the stage by Nick Stafford, War Horse takes audiences on an extraordinary journey from the fields of rural Devon to the trenches of First World War France.

Starring: Sion Young, Josie Walker, Stephen North, Alex Avery, Alistair Brammer, Ian Shaw, Zoe Thorne, Jack Sandle, Eke Chukwu, Nigel Allen ..
Directed by: Marianne Elliott, Tim Van Someren
Release date: 2014-02-27

Jarhead 2: Field of Fire

5.4/10 IMDB

Battle-scarred and disillusioned by the war, Corporal Chris Merrimette is put in charge of a unit whose next mission is to resupply a remote outpost on the edge of Taliban-controlled territory. While driving through the hostile Helmand province, a Navy SEAL flags down their convoy and enlists the unit on an operation of international importance: they must help an Afghan woman famous for her defiance of the Taliban escape the country. Without tanks or air support, Merrimette and his team will need all the courage and firepower they can muster to fight their way across the war-torn country and shepherd the woman to safety.

Starring: Cole Hauser, Josh Kelly, Danielle Savre, Bokeem Woodbine, Ronny Jhutti, Cassie Layton, Jesse Garcia, Jason Wong, Esai Morales, Stephen Lang ..
Directed by: Don Michael Paul
Release date: 2014-08-14


6.7/10 IMDB

Korengal picks up where Restrepo left off; the same men, the same valley, the same commanders, but a very different look at the experience of war.

Starring: LaMonta Caldwell, Sterling Jones, Dan Kearney, Juan "Doc" Restrepo, Aron Hijar ..
Directed by: Sebastian Junger
Release date: 2014-05-30

The Hornet's Nest

6.7/10 IMDB

Armed only with their cameras, Peabody and Emmy Award-winning conflict Journalist Mike Boettcher, and his son, Carlos, provide unprecedented access into the longest war in U.S. history.

Starring: Carlos Boettcher, Mike Boettcher, Kalen M. Waite ..
Directed by: David Salzberg, Christian Tureaud
Release date: 2014-05-09

Walking with the Enemy

6.5/10 IMDB

Regent Horthy is the leader of Hungary and a German ally, but his favorable standing with Hitler changes as the war comes to an end. Forced to cede Hungary’s power or else witness the execution of his son, Regent Horthy gives up control of his country to the Nazis, who quickly move Hungarians to ghettos and death camps, with no hope in sight. But the despair changes when a young man named Elek emerges. Separated from his family during the relocations and aided by the woman he loves , Elek defies the enemy by becoming one of them. In a race against time, disguised as a Nazi Officer he embarks on a mission to save his family and thousands of his countrymen.

Starring: Jonas Armstrong, Hannah Tointon, Ben Kingsley, Simon Kunz, Simon Dutton, Burn Gorman, Shane Taylor, Charles Hubbell, Simon Hepworth, Andrew Brooke ..
Directed by: Mark Schmidt
Release date: 2014-04-25

Fort Bliss

6.4/10 IMDB

After returning home from an extended tour in Afghanistan, a decorated U.S. Army medic and single mother struggles to rebuild her relationship with her young son.

Starring: Michelle Monaghan, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Pablo Schreiber, Ron Livingston, Freddy Rodríguez, Dash Mihok, John Savage, Oakes Fegley, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Manolo Cardona ..
Directed by: Claudia Myers
Release date: 2014-09-05
Best War Movies of 2014 : Camp X

Camp X

7.7/10 IMDB

The story of how a secret agent training school established in Canada during World War Two - and the training manual created specifically for it - laid the foundations for modern espionage in North America and gave birth to the CIA.

Starring: Michael Allcock, Alan Blenkinsopp, Tim Funnel, Graham Gauthier, Artjom Gilz, Shawn J. Hamilton, Ben Hayward, Dave Lapsley, Kym Wyatt McKenzie, Marina Moreira ..
Directed by: Robin Bicknell, Alex McIntosh
Release date: 2014-07-14

Castles in the Sky

6.8/10 IMDB

England, while the storm clouds of Nazism menace Germany. Robert Watson Watt and a team of eccentric and brilliant meteorologists struggle to turn the mere idea of radar into a functional reality.

Starring: Eddie Izzard, Laura Fraser, Lesley Harcourt, Alex Jennings, David Hayman, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Karl Davies, Celyn Jones, Iain McKee, Tim McInnerny ..
Directed by: Gillies MacKinnon
Release date: 2014-10-07

Seal Team Eight: Behind Enemy Lines

4.5/10 IMDB

Seal Team Eight must fight their way deep into Africa's Congo, decommission a secret uranium mine, and stop our most dangerous enemy from smuggling weapon's grade yellow-cake out of the country.

Starring: Tom Sizemore, Langley Kirkwood, Bonnie Lee Bouman, Leroy Gopal, Lex Shrapnel, Tanya van Graan, Warrick Grier, Dylan Edy, Anthony Oseyemi, Darron Meyer ..
Directed by: Roel Reiné
Release date: 2014-05-23

Field Punishment No.1

7.0/10 IMDB

In 1916, the New Zealand Government secretly shipped 14 of the country's most outspoken conscientious objectors to the Western Front in an attempt to convert, silence, or quite possibly kill them. This is their story.

Starring: Fraser Brown, Michael Whalley, Byron Coll, Damien Avery, Victoria Abbott, Colin Moy, Andrew Robertt, Joseph Rye, Jason Hodzelmans, Tim Carlsen ..
Directed by: Peter Burger
Release date: 2014-04-22
Best War Movies of 2014 : D-Day: Normandy 1944

D-Day: Normandy 1944

7.0/10 IMDB

June 6, 1944: The largest Allied operation of World War II began in Normandy, France. Yet, few know in detail exactly why and how, from the end of 1943 through August 1944, this region became the most important location in the world. Blending multiple cinematographic techniques, including animation, CGI and stunning live-action images, “D-Day: Normandy 1944” brings this monumental event to the world’s largest screens for the first time ever. Audiences of all ages, including new generations, will discover from a new perspective how this landing changed the world. Exploring history, military strategy, science, technology and human values, the film will educate and appeal to all. Narrated by Tom Brokaw, “D-Day: Normandy 1944” pays tribute to those who gave their lives for our freedom… A duty of memory, a duty of gratitude.

Starring: François Cluzet, Tom Brokaw ..
Directed by: Pascal Vuong
Release date: 2014-03-21

Under the Blood-Red Sun

7.5/10 IMDB

December 7, 1941 - TOMIKAZU “TOMI” NAKAJI (Kyler Ki Sakamoto) and his best friend BILLY DAVIS (Kalama Epstein) are playing baseball in a field near their homes in Hawaii when Japan launches a surprise attack on the US at Pearl Harbor. As Tomi looks up at the sky and recognizes the Blood-Red Sun emblem on the fighter planes, he knows that his life has changed forever. Based on actual events, Under the Blood-Red Sun is an unforgettable story of friendship, courage and survival.

Starring: Kyler Ki Sakamoto, Kalama Epstein, Dann Seki, Autumn Ogawa, Wil Kahele, Chris Tashima, Bryce Moore, Mina Kohara, Benen Weir, Aidan James ..
Directed by: Tim Savage
Release date: 2014-09-14
Best War Movies of 2014 : Navy SEALs: Their Untold Story

Navy SEALs: Their Untold Story

6.9/10 IMDB

Despite the attention paid to the U.S. Navy SEALs (Sea, Air and Land) since their daring takedown of Osama bin Laden, few know the story of how the first U.S. Navy frogmen became the renowned warriors of today. NAVY SEALs--THEIR UNTOLD STORY details their fascinating transformation and the people who made this story happen. Discover how these clandestine commandoes morphed with evolving threats from Hitler to bin Laden. The Navy's first special warfare units date back to World War II, and, without them, much of U.S. and world history would have been written differently, from the beaches of Normandy to the Pacific theater, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Through firsthand accounts and never-before-seen footage, this unprecedented documentary recounts many of the ticking-clock missions of the "Commandoes of the Deep."

Release date: 2014-11-01

Boys of Abu Ghraib

5.4/10 IMDB

An American soldier deployed at Abu Ghraib finds himself behind the walls of the infamous Hard Site, where he develops a secret friendship with an Iraqi detainee.

Starring: Sara Paxton, Sean Astin, Michael Welch, John Heard, Elijah Kelley, John Robinson, Kristen Rakes, Omid Abtahi, Jermaine Williams, Rick Vargas ..
Directed by: Luke Moran
Release date: 2014-03-15

Saints and Soldiers: The Void

5.3/10 IMDB

Germany, May 1945, deep in the Harz Mountains a U.S. tank crew discovers a platoon of Germans preparing to ambush U.S. supply trucks.

Starring: Adam Gregory, Tim Shoemaker, Ben Urie, Michael Todd Behrens, David Morgan, Brenden Whitney, K. Danor Gerald, Christoph Malzl, Nate Harward, Jeff Birk ..
Directed by: Ryan Little
Release date: 2014-08-15
Best War Movies of 2014 : Battle of Kings: Bannockburn

Battle of Kings: Bannockburn

5.7/10 IMDB

By 1314, through effort and intrigue, Scottish King Robert Bruce had captured every major English-held castle except Stirling. Now English King Edward II would try to stop him - and subdue the Scottish rebellion forever. This is the story of the pivotal campaign culminating at the decisive Battle of Bannockburn, in the shadow of Stirling Castle. Today as Scotland contemplates a countdown to a referendum for renewed Scottish independence, we search the hearts and minds of the characters whose efforts at the Battle of Bannockburn would build a nation. Filmed in the style of 300 and Sin City and with intense and bloody battle scenes, we bring to life one of the most iconic times in Scottish history.

Starring: Adrian Bouchet, David M. Cvet, Jordan Heron, Christos Lawton, Marcello Walton ..
Directed by: Ben Mole
Release date: 2014-06-22

The Bunker

3.4/10 IMDB

"The Bunker," is a fictional war torn valor story of heroism, set in the uncharted lands of "The Ho Bo Woods" in southern Vietnam 1965. Following a bogus ghost hunt for a missing Special Forces unit lead by a man they call Ranger. Pvt. Johannes Schenke (Han), an engineer, attempts to save an alleged nVa (North Vietnamese Army) operative, a Vietnamese girl named Kim-Ly, along with his fellow comrades who have been captured by Ranger and his renegade Special Forces squad while operating out of an abandoned nVa bunker.

Starring: Ken Kilpatrick, Mike Brown, Jess Weber, Christopher Bihrle, Robert Bozek, Andrew Tiernan ..
Directed by: Joe Black
Release date: 2014-04-08

Beyond Zero: 1914-1918

7.1/10 IMDB

A response in music and film to the conflict that launched a century of war, and a celebration of the power of art to keep us sane and offer us comfort. Beyond Zero: 1914-1918 brings together three of the world's most pioneering artists: the Kronos Quartet, known for decades for their trailblazing performances and collaborations; acclaimed Serbian composer Aleksandra Vrebalov; and filmmaker Bill Morrison, respected for his work with rare and even partially destroyed archive images.

Directed by: Bill Morrison, David Harrington
Release date: 2014-11-27
Best War Movies of 2014 : Bunker


6.5/10 IMDB

Two isolated Canadian soldiers come to grip with a difficult order: launch a nuclear strike against the former USSR, some 25 years after the end of the Cold War.

Starring: Patrice Robitaille, Alex Bisping, Julien Poulin, Martin Dubreuil, Louis Tremblay, Ricardo Trogi, Tyler Hall ..
Directed by: Patrick Boivin, Olivier Roberge
Release date: 2014-03-07

Stray Dog

6.5/10 IMDB

A portrait of Ron "Stray Dog" Hall, an aging biker and RV park manager from southern Missouri. A man who has been permanently altered by his tours of duty in Vietnam, who has come to terms with himself and acquired a rare wisdom and patience in the process, and who is now dedicated to helping his friends, his loved ones, and his fellow vets.

Starring: Ronnie Hall ..
Directed by: Debra Granik
Release date: 2014-06-13
Best War Movies of 2014 : William Kelly's War

William Kelly's War

6.3/10 IMDB

When WW1 breaks out, farm boys, Billy (Josh Davis) and Jack Kelly (Mathew John Davis), along with their cousin, Paddy (Lachie Hume), sign up, and are shipped out to serve in Europe. With Billy a dead-eye shot with a rifle, the boys are soon set up as a sniper team, mowing down Germans and Turks like nobody’s business. They become heroes, but back home, the family farm is being circled by a gang of cattle thieves, meaning that even when the war ends, the blood is set to keep flowing.

Starring: Josh Davis, Mathew Davis, Lachlan Hume, Tony Bonner, Maureen Alford, Peter Berzanskis, Helen Davis, Tom Farrah, George Ivanoff, Dave Kenyon ..
Directed by: Geoff Davis
Release date: 2014-10-30
Best War Movies of 2014 : The World Wars

The World Wars

7.9/10 IMDB

The World Wars tells the story of three decades of war told through the eyes of various men who were its key players: Roosevelt, Hitler, Patton, Mussolini, Churchill, Tojo, DeGaulle and MacArthur. The documentary examines the two wars as one contiguous timeline starting in 1914 and concluding in 1945 with these unique individuals coming of age in World War I before ultimately calling the shots in World War II.

Release date: 2014-05-26

I Am Soldier

4.6/10 IMDB

Mickey Tomlinson, a military chef, attempts the most dangerous military selection known to man: The Special Air Service (S.A.S.) selection. The S.A.S. Is the United Kingdom's most renowned Special Forces Regiment, tasked with life threatening missions in some of the most dangerous places on the planet. Mickey has more military experience than simply being a chef, something he doesn't let on to the other candidates... Mickey is smashed by this selection process - his mind, body and soul scream for mercy as he endures torturous speed-marches over the steepest mountains, running for his life during 'Escape and Evasion' and then facing the most evil interrogation possible, during the deadly phase known as: 'Tactical Questioning.' Even after everything, there is still only one way you can really prove yourself: in combat... Many try to get into the S.A.S. Only the elite make it.

Starring: Noel Clarke, Philip Desmeules, Duncan Casey, Lee Charles, Jordan Long, Allistair McNab, Josh Myers, Ian Pirie, Tom Hughes, Miranda Raison ..
Directed by: Ronnie Thompson
Release date: 2014-03-17
Best War Movies of 2014 : Nancy Wake: The White Mouse

Nancy Wake: The White Mouse

6.7/10 IMDB

The thrilling true story of a NZ-born heroine who became the Gestapo's most wanted woman in WWII. This showcase documentary-drama follows Nancy Wake's remarkable life.

Starring: Cameron Jones, Owen Black, William Kircher, Rachael Blampied ..
Release date: 2014-07-20
Best War Movies of 2014 : From Here To Eternity

From Here To Eternity

7.5/10 IMDB

Tim Rice's epic new musical of love and desire, From Here To Eternity, adapted from the classic 1951 novel.

Starring: Robert Lonsdale, Darius Campbell, Rebecca Thornhill, Siubhan Harrison, Ryan Sampson, Martin Marquez, David Stoller, Brian Doherty, Marc Antolin, Warren Sollars ..
Directed by: Nick Morris
Release date: 2014-07-03

A Nightingale Falling

5.1/10 IMDB

Set against a backdrop of a turbulent, war-torn Ireland in the early 1920s, this is a story of three people and the unfolding events from a crucial time in their extraordinary and tragic lives.

Starring: Tara Breathnach, Muireann Bird, Gerard McCarthy, Brian Fortune, Elliot Moriarty, Andy Kellegher, Rosemary Henderson, Michael James Ford, Mark Tankersley ..
Directed by: Garret Daly, Martina McGlynn
Release date: 2014-08-04


5.1/10 IMDB

August 1944 two months after D-Day, the Allies are advancing across France. A team of British and American commandos are dropped behind enemy lines on a secret mission to ambush a German Officer and steal maps charting the location of the enemy artillery along the front line.

Starring: Julian Ovenden, Chris Reilly, Matt Willis, Edmund Kingsley, Leon Vickers, Mark Moraghan, Paul Ridley, Frank Lebœuf, Steven Hartley, Erich Redman ..
Directed by: Dominic Burns
Release date: 2014-11-01
Best War Movies of 2014 : The Soldier

The Soldier

4.0/10 IMDB

The Soldier tells us about the military operations taking place in the years 1965-1973 when a group of Russian military operatives carried out the advisory support of North Vietnam as well as covert operations to capture the spoils (the enemy's new war technologies) It is the story of a soldier named Paul who was sent from Moscow military school in Vietnam where he discovers a traitor among his colleagues. However, through a turn of events, he becomes a traitor in the eyes of the commander, and he has to run from his comrades to complete the operation and prove that he is not guilty. Along the way, he joins forces with a North Vietnamese man and an escaped military pilot. The three men make a plan to leave the territory of Vietnam but the road to freedom is full of dangers and surprises. In the end, Paul finds the original traitor and destroys him but he still has to prove his innocence.

Starring: Artyom Tkachenko, Aleksandr Samoylenko, Vyacheslav Krikunov, Valery Afanasiev, Amadu Mamadakov ..
Directed by: Alexander Chernyaev
Release date: 2014-10-24

WWI: The First Modern War

8.2/10 IMDB

When ancient war tactics like set ground battles with troops bunkered down in massive trenches became overwhelmed by powerful new weapons like tanks, air attacks, weapons of mass destruction and submarines, a pivotal game-changing moment in history occurred. These new weapons would end up defining modern warfare and now through experts, eyewitness testimony, riveting archive and specially- created recreations, History is delving into the background of each weapon explaining the how and why they were developed, the strategy, and their ultimate effectiveness.

Release date: 2014-01-01
Best War Movies of 2014 : Day of Days: June 6, 1944 - American Soldiers Remember D-Day

Day of Days: June 6, 1944 - American Soldiers Remember D-Day

8.0/10 IMDB

Day of Days: June 6, 1944 commemorates the 70th anniversary of the Normandy landing by bringing together American D-Day veterans to share their experiences from that fateful day. As they vividly recall details from their ordeal--from the perils of the amphibious assault to the invasion's gruesome aftermath--their testimony yields long-buried and often painful memories. They recount their transformations from boys to men, reveal their uneasiness with the term "hero," and grapple with why they survived when so many others did not.

Directed by: Tim Gray
Release date: 2014-05-07
Best War Movies of 2014 : The War I Knew

The War I Knew

3.9/10 IMDB

D-Day: A British paratroop squad are dropped off-target and wiped-out. Private Johnny Barrows is the only survivor; inexperienced, scared, lost behind enemy lines. Johnny must grow up and become a man on his perilous journey to safety.

Starring: Sophie Skelton, James Boyland, Sean Croke, Tony Earnshaw, Siri Ellis, Christopher Faith, Peter Hübelbauer, Michael Lawrence, Josh Moran, Leo Taylor-Jannati ..
Directed by: Ian Vernon
Release date: 2014-04-05
Best War Movies of 2014 : The World's War: Forgotten Soldiers of Empire

The World's War: Forgotten Soldiers of Empire

7.4/10 IMDB

British historian David Olusoga, along with other historians, narrates the story of millions of Indian, African and Asian troops who fought and died alongside French and British troops to help win the war against Germany, Austro-Hungary and the Ottoman Empire.

Release date: 2014-08-06
Best War Movies of 2014 : The Last Season

The Last Season

7.7/10 IMDB

In search of the lucrative matsutake mushroom, two former soldiers discover the means to gradually heal their wounds of war. Roger, a self-described 'fall-down drunk' and sniper in Vietnam, and Kouy, a Cambodian refugee who fought the Khmer Rouge, bonded in the bustling tent-city known as Mushroom Camp, which pops up each autumn in the Oregon woods. Their friendship became an adoptive family; according to a Cambodian custom, if you lose your family like Kouy, you must rebuilt it anew. Now, however, this new family could be lost. Roger's health is declining and trauma flashbacks rack his mind; Kouy gently aids his family before the snow falls and the hunting season ends, signaling his time to leave.

Directed by: Sara Dosa
Release date: 2014-04-25

Ardennes Fury

2.3/10 IMDB

As the Battle of the Bulge rages on, an American tank unit gets trapped behind Nazi lines. With just hours before the bombs of Operation Ardennes Fury fall, the tank's commander makes the risky decision to rescue an orphanage.

Starring: Tom Stedham, Bill Voorhees, Tino Struckmann, Larry Gamell Jr., Lauren Vera, Yaron Urbas, Analiese Anderson, Trey Hough, Elvin Manges, Kyle Golden ..
Directed by: Joseph J. Lawson
Release date: 2014-11-11

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