Best War Movies of This Year (So Far)

1.

Greyhound

5.9
7.0/10 IMDB

A first-time captain leads a convoy of allied ships carrying thousands of soldiers across the treacherous waters of the “Black Pit” to the front lines of WW2. With no air cover protection for 5 days, the captain and his convoy must battle the surrounding enemy Nazi U-boats in order to give the allies a chance to win the war.

Starring: Tom Hanks, Elisabeth Shue, Stephen Graham, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Lee Norris, Karl Glusman, Tom Brittney, Alex Kramer, Rob Morgan, Devin Druid ..
Directed by: Aaron Schneider
Release date: 2020-07-10
2.

Mulan

5.4
5.5/10 IMDB

When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in the Imperial Chinese Army to defend the country from Huns, Hua Mulan, the eldest daughter of an honored warrior, steps in to take the place of her ailing father. She is spirited, determined and quick on her feet. Disguised as a man by the name of Hua Jun, she is tested every step of the way and must harness her innermost strength and embrace her true potential.

Starring: Liu Yifei, Donnie Yen, Gong Li, Jet Li, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Ron Yuan, Susana Tang, Jason Scott Lee, Chum Ehelepola, Jimmy Wong ..
Directed by: Niki Caro
Release date: 2020-09-04
3.

The Outpost

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

A small unit of U.S. soldiers, alone at the remote Combat Outpost Keating, located deep in the valley of three mountains in Afghanistan, battles to defend against an overwhelming force of Taliban fighters in a coordinated attack. The Battle of Kamdesh, as it was known, was the bloodiest American engagement of the Afghan War in 2009 and Bravo Troop 3-61 CAV became one of the most decorated units of the 19-year conflict.

Starring: Caleb Landry Jones, Orlando Bloom, Ernest Cavazos, Taylor John Smith, Cory Hardrict, Scott Eastwood, Milo Gibson, Bobby Lockwood, Jacob Scipio, Jack Kesy ..
Directed by: Rod Lurie
Release date: 2020-06-24
4.

Da 5 Bloods

4.7
6.5/10 IMDB

Four African-American Vietnam veterans return to Vietnam. They are in search of the remains of their fallen squad leader and the promise of buried treasure. These heroes battle forces of humanity and nature while confronted by the lasting ravages of the immorality of the Vietnam War.

Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Delroy Lindo, Jean Reno, Jonathan Majors, Paul Walter Hauser, Jasper Pääkkönen, Giancarlo Esposito, Isiah Whitlock Jr., Clarke Peters, Mélanie Thierry ..
Directed by: Spike Lee
Release date: 2020-06-12
5.

The Last Full Measure

4.6
6.7/10 IMDB

The incredible true story of Vietnam War hero William H. Pitsenbarger, a U.S. Air Force Pararescuemen medic who personally saved over sixty men. Thirty-two years later, Pentagon staffer Scott Huffman investigates a Congressional Medal of Honor request for Pitsenbarger and uncovers a high-level conspiracy behind the decades-long denial of the medal, prompting Huffman to put his own career on the line to seek justice for the fallen airman.

Starring: Sebastian Stan, Jeremy Irvine, Christopher Plummer, Samuel L. Jackson, Bradley Whitford, William Hurt, Ed Harris, Alison Sudol, John Savage, Diane Ladd ..
Directed by: Todd Robinson
Release date: 2020-01-23
6.

Resistance

4.2
6.2/10 IMDB

The story of mime Marcel Marceau as he works with a group of Jewish boy scouts and the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.

Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Ed Harris, Edgar Ramírez, Clémence Poésy, Matthias Schweighöfer, Bella Ramsey, Géza Röhrig, Félix Moati, Vica Kerekes, Martha Issová ..
Directed by: Jonathan Jakubowicz
Release date: 2020-03-27
7.

Summerland

3.8
6.9/10 IMDB

A woman during the Second World War opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him.

Starring: Gemma Arterton, Tom Courtenay, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Penelope Wilton, Lucas Bond, Dixie Egerickx, Amanda Root, Jessica Gunning, David Horovitch, Siân Phillips ..
Directed by: Jessica Swale
Release date: 2020-07-24
8.

The Windermere Children

3.8
7.2/10 IMDB

The story of the pioneering project to rehabilitate child survivors of the Holocaust on the shores of Lake Windermere.

Starring: Iain Glen, Romola Garai, Tim McInnerny, Thomas Kretschmann, Philipp Christopher, Marcel Sabat, Anna Schumacher, Konstantin Frank, Marek Wroblewski, Pascal Fischer ..
Directed by: Michael Samuels
Release date: 2020-01-27
9.

Ghosts of War

3.7
5.4/10 IMDB

A group of World War II American soldiers encounter a supernatural enemy as they occupy a French castle previously under Nazi control.

Starring: Brenton Thwaites, Theo Rossi, Skylar Astin, Kyle Gallner, Alan Ritchson, Billy Zane, Shaun Toub, Matthew Reese, Laila Banki, Shannon McKain ..
Directed by: Eric Bress
Release date: 2020-07-03
10.

Behind the Line: Escape to Dunkirk

3.5
7.5/10 IMDB

Occupied France, 1940. A Nazi Commander discovers one of his prisoners, Danny is a champion boxer. He forces him to fight for his company's entertainment. But the POWs realise they can use these contests, as cover for an audacious breakout, before they re sent to Germany, where escape will be almost impossible. Their fate and freedom may all come down to how long Danny can keep fighting.

Starring: Sam Gittins, Joe Egan, Jennifer Martin, Tim Berrington, Joel Phillimore, Ryan Winsley, Toby Kearton, Antonio Bustorff, Sam Newman, Jake J. Meniani ..
Directed by: Ben Mole
Release date: 2020-08-20

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