Best War Movies of 2019

1.

1917

7.0
8.3/10 IMDB

At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers.

Starring: George MacKay, Dean-Charles Chapman, Mark Strong, Richard Madden, Andrew Scott, Benedict Cumberbatch, Colin Firth, Daniel Mays, Adrian Scarborough, Chris Walley ..
Directed by: Sam Mendes, Shawn Mendes
Release date: 2019-12-25
2.

Jojo Rabbit

6.6
7.9/10 IMDB

A World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother is hiding a young Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler, Jojo must confront his blind nationalism.

Starring: Roman Griffin Davis, Taika Waititi, Thomasin McKenzie, Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell, Rebel Wilson, Alfie Allen, Stephen Merchant, Luke Brandon Field, Joe Weintraub ..
Directed by: Taika Waititi
Release date: 2019-10-18
3.

The King

5.8
7.2/10 IMDB

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

Starring: Timothée Chalamet, Joel Edgerton, Robert Pattinson, Ben Mendelsohn, Lily-Rose Depp, Tom Glynn-Carney, Sean Harris, Dean-Charles Chapman, Thomasin McKenzie, Edward Ashley ..
Directed by: David Michôd
Release date: 2019-10-11
4.

A Hidden Life

5.3
7.4/10 IMDB

Austrian farmer Franz Jägerstätter faces the threat of execution for refusing to fight for the Nazis during World War II.

Starring: August Diehl, Valerie Pachner, Matthias Schoenaerts, Bruno Ganz, Jürgen Prochnow, Alexander Fehling, Max Mauff, Martin Wuttke, Tobias Moretti, Karl Markovics ..
Directed by: Terrence Malick
Release date: 2019-12-11
5.

For Sama

5.2
8.5/10 IMDB

A love letter from a young mother to her daughter, the film tells the story of Waad al-Kateab’s life through five years of the uprising in Aleppo, Syria as she falls in love, gets married and gives birth to Sama, all while cataclysmic conflict rises around her. Her camera captures incredible stories of loss, laughter and survival as Waad wrestles with an impossible choice– whether or not to flee the city to protect her daughter’s life, when leaving means abandoning the struggle for freedom for which she has already sacrificed so much.

Starring: Sama Al-Khateab, Hamza Al-Khateab, Waad al-Kateab ..
Directed by: Waad al-Kateab, Edward Watts
Release date: 2019-10-09
6.

Midway

5.1
6.7/10 IMDB

The story of the Battle of Midway, and the leaders and soldiers who used their instincts, fortitude and bravery to overcome massive odds.

Starring: Luke Evans, Aaron Eckhart, Woody Harrelson, Patrick Wilson, Mandy Moore, Tadanobu Asano, Jun Kunimura, Nick Jonas, Etsushi Toyokawa, Dennis Quaid ..
Directed by: Roland Emmerich
Release date: 2019-11-06
7.

Tolkien

5.0
6.8/10 IMDB

England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same passion for literature and art, a true fellowship that strengthens as they grow up, but the outbreak of World War I threatens to shatter it.

Starring: Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins, Genevieve O'Reilly, Colm Meaney, Tom Glynn-Carney, Craig Roberts, Anthony Boyle, Patrick Gibson, Laura Donnelly, Derek Jacobi ..
Directed by: Dome Karukoski
Release date: 2019-05-03
8.

The Aftermath

4.5
6.3/10 IMDB

In the aftermath of World War II, a British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German widower who lives with them.

Starring: Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgård, Jason Clarke, Alexander Scheer, Fionn O'Shea, Frederick Preston, Joseph Arkley, Kate Phillips, Tom Bell, Martin Compston ..
Directed by: James Kent
Release date: 2019-03-01
9.

Mosul

4.5
8.6/10 IMDB

The gritty, thrilling story of local militias and uneasy allies who banded together to liberate Iraq's second-largest city of 1.3 million people from ISIS in 2017.

Starring: Ali Maula ..
Directed by: Dan Gabriel
Release date: 2019-05-14
10.

The Kill Team

4.0
5.9/10 IMDB

When Andrew Briggman—a young soldier in the US invasion of Afghanistan—witnesses other recruits killing innocent civilians under the direction of a sadistic Sergeant, he considers reporting them to higher-ups. However, the heavily-armed and increasingly-violent platoon becomes suspicious that someone in their ranks has turned on them, and Andrew begins to fear that he'll be the next target.

Starring: Nat Wolff, Alexander Skarsgård, Adam Long, Jonathan Whitesell, Brian Marc, Osy Ikhile, Rob Morrow, Anna Francolini, Oliver Ritchie, Tunji Kasim ..
Directed by: Dan Krauss
Release date: 2019-10-17

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