War

  • Hamburger Hill

    Image Hamburger Hill (1987)
    Hamburger Hill (1987)
    The men of Bravo Company are facing a battle that's all uphill… up Hamburger Hill. Fourteen war-weary soldiers are battling for a mud-covered mound of earth so named because it chews up soldiers like chopped meat. They are fighting for their country, their fellow soldiers and their lives. War is hell, but this is worse. Hamburger Hill tells it the…
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  • The Hunting Party

    Image The Hunting Party (2007)
    The Hunting Party (2007)
    An emerging journalist (Jesse Eisenberg), an experienced cameraman (Terrence Howard), and a discredited reporter (Richard Gere) find their bold plan to capture Bosnia's top war criminal quickly spiraling out of control when a UN representative mistakes them for a CIA hit squad in a light-hearted thriller inspired by Scott Anderson's popular Esquire article. The Weinstein Company provides stateside
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  • Eye of the Needle

    Image Eye of the Needle (1981)
    Eye of the Needle (1981)
    A ruthless German spy, trying to get out of Britain with vital information about D-Day, must spend time with a young woman and her crippled husband.
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  • 55 Days at Peking

    Image 55 Days at Peking (1963)
    55 Days at Peking (1963)
    Diplomats, soldiers and other representatives of a dozen nations fend off the siege of the International Compound in Peking during the 1900 Boxer Rebellion. The disparate interests unite for survival despite competing factions, overwhelming odds, delayed relief and tacit support of the Boxers by the Empress of China and her generals.
    Image 55 Days at Peking (1963)
  • Operation Snatch

    Image Operation Snatch (1962)
    Operation Snatch (1962)
    Legend has it that if the famous Barbary Apes leave the Rock of Gibraltar, it's a sign that the British will lose control of it. During World War II, a British officer is put in charge of the apes. When he detects that the animals' morale is slipping, he hatches a plan to go behind the German lines to "kidnap"…
    Image Operation Snatch (1962)
  • Fahrenheit 9/11

    Image Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)
    Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)
    Michael Moore's view on what happened to the United States after September 11; and how the Bush Administration allegedly used the tragic event to push forward its agenda for unjust wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
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  • Cross of Iron

    Image Cross of Iron (1977)
    Cross of Iron (1977)
    It is 1943, and the German army—ravaged and demoralised—is hastily retreating from the Russian front. In the midst of the madness, conflict brews between the aristocratic yet ultimately pusillanimous Captain Stransky and the courageous Corporal Steiner. Stransky is the only man who believes that the Third Reich is still vastly superior to the Russian army. However, within his pompous persona…
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  • In Darkness

    Image In Darkness (2011)
    In Darkness (2011)
    A dramatization of one man's rescue of Jewish refugees in the Nazi-occupied Polish city of Lvov. In Darkness tells the true story of Leopold Soha who risks his own life to save a dozen people from certain death. Initially only interested in his own good, the thief and burglar hides Jewish refugees for 14 months in the sewers of the…
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  • Rescue Dawn

    Image Rescue Dawn (2006)
    Rescue Dawn (2006)
    A US Fighter pilot's epic struggle of survival after being shot down on a mission over Laos during the Vietnam War.
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  • Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan

    Image Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan (2007)
    Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan (2007)
    The story recounts the early life of Genghis Khan, a slave who went on to conquer half the world in the 11th century.
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  • The Longest Day

    Image The Longest Day (1962)
    The Longest Day (1962)
    The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, US, British, Canadians, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established as part of the Reich's Atlantic Wall, notes to his officers that when the Allied invasion comes they must be stopped on the beach. "For the Allies as well as the Germans, it…
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  • Sniper

    Image Sniper (1993)
    Sniper (1993)
    Tough guy Thomas Beckett is an US soldier working in the Panamanian jungle. His job is to seek out rebels and remove them using his sniper skills. Beckett is notorious for losing his partners on such missions. This time he's accompanied by crack marksman Richard Miller.
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  • Che: Part One

    Image Che: Part One (2008)
    Che: Part One (2008)
    The Argentine, begins as Che and a band of Cuban exiles (led by Fidel Castro) reach the Cuban shore from Mexico in 1956. Within two years, they mobilized popular support and an army and toppled the U.S.-friendly regime of dictator Fulgencio Batista.
    Image Che: Part One (2008)
  • Che: Part Two

    Image Che: Part Two (2008)
    Che: Part Two (2008)
    After the Cuban Revolution, Che is at the height of his fame and power. Then he disappears, re-emerging incognito in Bolivia, where he organizes a small group of Cuban comrades and Bolivian recruits to start the great Latin American Revolution. Through this story, we come to understand how Che remains a symbol of idealism and heroism that lives in the…
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  • Omar

    Image Omar (2013)
    Omar (2013)
    The drama, the story of three childhood friends and a young woman who are torn apart in their fight for freedom, is billed as the first fully-financed film to come out of the Palestinian cinema industry.
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  • The Deer Hunter

    Image The Deer Hunter (1978)
    The Deer Hunter (1978)
    A group of working-class friends decides to enlist in the Army during the Vietnam War and finds it to be hellish chaos -- not the noble venture they imagined. Before they left, Steven married his pregnant girlfriend -- and Michael and Nick were in love with the same woman. But all three are different men upon their return.
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  • Rock the Kasbah

    Image Rock the Kasbah (2015)
    Rock the Kasbah (2015)
    A washed-up music producer finds one last shot at redemption with a golden-voiced young girl in Afghanistan. However, when jealousy gets the better of a disgruntled ex-boyfriend, he decides to oppose the young star with talent of his own.
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  • The Hill

    Image The Hill (1965)
    The Hill (1965)
    North Africa, World War II. British soldiers on the brink of collapse push beyond endurance to struggle up a brutal incline. It's not a military objective. It's The Hill, a manmade instrument of torture, a tower of sand seared by a white-hot sun. And the troops' tormentors are not the enemy, but their own comrades-at-arms.
    Image The Hill (1965)
  • The Counterfeiters

    Image The Counterfeiters (2007)
    The Counterfeiters (2007)
    The story Jewish counterfeiter, Salomon Sorowitsch, coerced into assisting the Nazi operation of the Sachsenhausen concentration camp during World War II.
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  • Kshatriya

    Image Kshatriya (1993)
    Kshatriya (1993)
    In the arid region of Rajasthan, India; there are two royal families, Mirtagarth and Surjangarh who believes in a religious ritual which states that a warrior from each of these two families will come together annually to have a fierce battle with the winner having to sacrifice a baby buffalo and it will rain in that person's territory. This tradition…
    Image Kshatriya (1993)