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Red Dawn

Red Dawn
Red Dawn
Internet Movie Database: 5.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 15%
Metacritic: 31/100
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Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: Carl Ellsworth, Jeremy Passmore, Kevin Reynolds
Actors: Chris Hemsworth, Isabel Lucas, Josh Hutcherson
Language: English, Korean
Country: United States
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“Red Dawn” is a 1984 American war film in which a group of high school students form a guerrilla resistance group called the Wolverines to fight against a Soviet invasion of the United States. The movie depicts their struggle for survival and their efforts to reclaim their country from the foreign invaders.

The Siege of Firebase Gloria

The Siege of Firebase Gloria
The Siege of Firebase Gloria
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Awards: N/A
Writer: William L. Nagle, Tony Johnston, Brian Trenchard-Smith
Actors: Wings Hauser, R. Lee Ermey, Robert Arevalo
Language: English, Vietnamese
Country: Australia, United States, Philippines
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The Siege of Firebase Gloria is a war film set during the Vietnam War, depicting the intense battle between a small group of American soldiers and a large force of North Vietnamese troops at Firebase Gloria. The movie highlights the bravery and resilience of the American soldiers as they fight to defend their position against overwhelming odds.

The Dirty Dozen

The Dirty Dozen
The Dirty Dozen
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 150 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 5 wins & 9 nominations total
Writer: Nunnally Johnson, Lukas Heller, E.M. Nathanson
Actors: Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson
Language: English, German, French, Spanish, Latin
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Dirty Dozen” is a 1967 war film about a group of twelve convicted criminals who are given a chance to redeem themselves by undertaking a dangerous mission during World War II. They are trained and sent on a mission to infiltrate a Nazi-occupied chateau and eliminate high-ranking German officers.

The Great Escape

The Great Escape
The Great Escape
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 172 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 3 wins & 11 nominations total
Writer: Paul Brickhill, James Clavell, W.R. Burnett
Actors: Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough
Language: English, German, French, Russian, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Great Escape” is a World War II film based on a true story, following a group of Allied prisoners of war who plan and execute a daring escape from a German prison camp. The film showcases their meticulous planning, teamwork, and determination to regain their freedom.

The Hunt for Red October

The Hunt for Red October
The Hunt for Red October
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 135 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 3 wins & 8 nominations total
Writer: Tom Clancy, Larry Ferguson, Donald E. Stewart
Actors: Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn
Language: English, Russian
Country: United States
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“The Hunt for Red October” is a 1990 film based on Tom Clancy’s novel. It follows a Soviet submarine captain who defects to the United States, triggering a high-stakes pursuit as both nations race to find and control the advanced submarine technology aboard the Red October.

Crimson Tide

Crimson Tide
Crimson Tide
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 5 wins & 9 nominations total
Writer: Michael Schiffer, Richard P. Henrick
Actors: Gene Hackman, Denzel Washington, Matt Craven
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Crimson Tide” is a 1995 action thriller film about a power struggle onboard a nuclear submarine during a global crisis. The film follows the tension between the submarine’s captain and his executive officer as they clash over the decision to launch their missiles.

Black Hawk Down

Black Hawk Down
Black Hawk Down
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 144 min
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 11 wins & 37 nominations total
Writer: Mark Bowden, Ken Nolan
Actors: Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore
Language: English, Somali, Arabic
Country: United States
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“Black Hawk Down” is a war film based on true events, depicting the intense battle that took place in Mogadishu, Somalia in 1993. The film follows a group of U.S. Army Rangers who find themselves trapped in a hostile urban environment while attempting to capture two top lieutenants of a Somali warlord.

Lone Survivor

Lone Survivor
Lone Survivor
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 60/100
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Runtime: 121 min
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 6 wins & 16 nominations total
Writer: Peter Berg, Marcus Luttrell, Patrick Robinson
Actors: Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch
Language: English, Pashtu, Arabic
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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The Lone Survivor movie is based on a true story and follows a team of Navy SEALs on a covert mission in Afghanistan. After being ambushed by Taliban forces, the film depicts their heroic struggle for survival against overwhelming odds.

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

24 - 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016)
24 - 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016)
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Runtime: N/A
Genre: N/A
Awards: N/A
Writer: N/A
Actors: Christopher Compton, Taylor Tribe, Cole Boerens
Language: N/A
Country: N/A
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“13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” is a film based on the true story of the 2012 attack on the American diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya. It focuses on the heroic efforts of a group of six security contractors who fought to defend the compound and save lives during the intense 13-hour-long siege.

Zero Dark Thirty

Zero Dark Thirty
Zero Dark Thirty
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 95/100
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Runtime: 157 min
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 85 wins & 174 nominations total
Writer: Mark Boal
Actors: Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, Chris Pratt
Language: English, Arabic, Urdu, Pashtu, French
Country: United States
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“Zero Dark Thirty” is a film that chronicles the decade-long hunt for Osama bin Laden after the September 11 attacks, focusing on the efforts of a determined CIA operative. It explores the intelligence work, sacrifices, and controversial methods employed to ultimately locate and eliminate the world’s most wanted man.

Jarhead

Jarhead
Jarhead
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 60%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Awards: 6 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: William Broyles Jr., Anthony Swofford
Actors: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Foxx, Lucas Black
Language: English, Spanish, Arabic, Latin
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Germany
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“Jarhead” is a 2005 war film that follows the experiences of a young Marine during the Gulf War. It explores the psychological and emotional toll of war, depicting the boredom, frustration, and camaraderie of soldiers stationed in the desert.

Platoon

Platoon
Platoon
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 92/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Drama, War
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 24 wins & 16 nominations total
Writer: Oliver Stone
Actors: Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe
Language: English, Vietnamese
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“Platoon” is a war film set during the Vietnam War, following a young soldier’s journey as he is caught between two sergeants with conflicting views on the war, leading to a moral and psychological battle within the platoon.”

Full Metal Jacket

Full Metal Jacket
Full Metal Jacket
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Drama, War
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 8 wins & 15 nominations total
Writer: Stanley Kubrick, Michael Herr, Gustav Hasford
Actors: Matthew Modine, R. Lee Ermey, Vincent D'Onofrio
Language: English, Vietnamese
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“Full Metal Jacket” is a war film directed by Stanley Kubrick that follows a group of U.S. Marine Corps recruits as they undergo brutal training and then are deployed to the Vietnam War. The movie explores the dehumanizing effects of war, the psychological impact on soldiers, and the loss of innocence in a dark and gripping narrative.

Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan
Saving Private Ryan
Internet Movie Database: 8.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 91/100
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Runtime: 169 min
Genre: Drama, War
Awards: Won 5 Oscars. 79 wins & 75 nominations total
Writer: Robert Rodat
Actors: Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Tom Sizemore
Language: English, French, German, Czech
Country: United States
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Saving Private Ryan is a World War II drama that follows a group of soldiers as they embark on a dangerous mission to find and bring home a paratrooper whose three brothers have been killed in action. The film explores the horrors of war, the bonds of brotherhood, and the sacrifices made by those who serve.

Apocalypse Now

Apocalypse Now
Apocalypse Now
Internet Movie Database: 8.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 97%
Metacritic: 94/100
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Runtime: 147 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, War
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 21 wins & 33 nominations total
Writer: John Milius, Francis Ford Coppola, Michael Herr
Actors: Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall
Language: English, French, Vietnamese
Country: United States
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“Apocalypse Now” is a 1979 war film directed by Francis Ford Coppola, set during the Vietnam War. It follows the journey of Captain Willard, who is sent on a mission to assassinate a renegade colonel, Kurtz, as he ventures deep into the heart of darkness.

The Thin Red Line

The Thin Red Line
The Thin Red Line
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 170 min
Genre: Drama, History, War
Awards: Nominated for 7 Oscars. 22 wins & 47 nominations total
Writer: James Jones, Terrence Malick
Actors: Jim Caviezel, Sean Penn, Nick Nolte
Language: English, Tok Pisin, Japanese, Greek
Country: United States
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“The Thin Red Line” is a war film that follows a group of soldiers during the Battle of Guadalcanal in World War II. It explores their experiences, emotions, and the moral dilemmas they face in the midst of the brutal conflict.

We Were Soldiers

We Were Soldiers
We Were Soldiers
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 64%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 138 min
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Awards: 3 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Harold G. Moore, Joseph Lee Galloway, Randall Wallace
Actors: Mel Gibson, Madeleine Stowe, Greg Kinnear
Language: English, Vietnamese, French
Country: United States, France, Germany
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“We Were Soldiers” is a war film based on the true story of the Battle of Ia Drang during the Vietnam War. It follows the experiences of a U.S. Army battalion and their courageous efforts to hold their ground against a large enemy force in a fierce and deadly battle.

Hamburger Hill

Hamburger Hill
Hamburger Hill
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 100%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Awards: N/A
Writer: James Carabatsos
Actors: Anthony Barrile, Michael Boatman, Don Cheadle
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“Hamburger Hill” is a war film based on the true story of the Battle of Hamburger Hill during the Vietnam War. It depicts the harrowing and brutal 10-day assault by American soldiers to capture a heavily fortified hill held by the North Vietnamese Army.

A Bridge Too Far

A Bridge Too Far
A Bridge Too Far
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 59%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 175 min
Genre: Drama, History, War
Awards: Won 4 BAFTA 7 wins & 5 nominations total
Writer: Cornelius Ryan, William Goldman
Actors: Sean Connery, Ryan O'Neal, Michael Caine
Language: English, German, Dutch, Polish, Latin
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“A Bridge Too Far” is a war film based on the true events of Operation Market Garden during World War II. It depicts the failed Allied attempt to capture several strategically important bridges in the Netherlands, ultimately resulting in a setback for the Allied forces.

The Patriot

The Patriot
The Patriot
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 62%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 165 min
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 9 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: Robert Rodat
Actors: Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, Joely Richardson
Language: English, French
Country: United States, Germany
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The Patriot is a historical war film set during the American Revolutionary War, following a widowed farmer who joins the Colonial Militia to seek revenge against a brutal British officer for the death of his son. The film explores themes of patriotism, sacrifice, and the personal toll of war.

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