Movie List for "war"

A Captain’s Honor (1982) Drama War Movie

During a televised debate on the Algerian war in the early 1980s, Professor Paulet denounced the methods of Captain Caron, killed in action in 1957. The widow of the captain, Patricia, decided to file a defamation suit. Year 1982.

Generes: Drama, War
Director: Pierre Schoendoerffer
Writer: Jean-François Chauvel, Pierre Schoendoerffer, Daniel Yonnet
Actors: Jacques Perrin, Nicole Garcia, Charles Denner

The Saviour (1971) Drama War Movie

In 1943, rural French teenager Nanette meets an injured British airman and decides to give him shelter at her family’s farm after falling in-love with him. Year 1971.

Generes: Drama, War
Director: Michel Mardore
Writer: Michel Mardore
Actors: Horst Buchholz, Muriel Catalá, Hélène Vallier

The Big Red One (1980) Drama War Movie

A hardened sergeant and the four core members of his infantry unit try to survive World War II as they move from battle to battle throughout Europe. Year 1980.

Generes: Drama, War
Director: Samuel Fuller
Writer: Samuel Fuller
Actors: Lee Marvin, Mark Hamill, Robert Carradine

The Hanoi Hilton (1987) Drama War Movie

A drama focusing on the suffering, torture, and brutal treatment the American P.O.W.s had to deal with daily while in North Vietnam’s Hoa Lo Prison, the most infamous P.O.W. camp in Hanoi. The film focuses on the resistance the pr… Year 1987.

Generes: Drama, War
Director: Lionel Chetwynd
Writer: Lionel Chetwynd
Actors: Michael Moriarty, Paul Le Mat, John Edwin Shaw

R.A.S. (1973) Drama War Movie

Three French conscripts with diverse political motives, are sent to a disciplinary battalion in the midst of the Algerian war. Major Lecoq is to build an elite unit with these wayward soldiers who are exposed to war, torture and d… Year 1973.

Generes: Drama, War
Director: Yves Boisset
Writer: Roland Perrot, Yves Boisset, Claude Veillot
Actors: Jacques Spiesser, Jacques Villeret, Jacques Weber

Desert Commandos (1967) Drama War Movie

German commandos are dropped behind enemy lines in the Sahara Desert tasked with getting to Casablanca in an assassination attempt on allied leaders. Year 1967.

Generes: Drama, War
Director: Umberto Lenzi
Writer: Umberto Lenzi
Actors: Ken Clark, Horst Frank, Jeanne Valérie

The Last Metro (1980) Drama Romance War Movie

In occupied Paris, an actress married to a Jewish theater owner must keep him hidden from the Nazis while doing both of their jobs. Year 1980.

Generes: Drama, Romance, War
Director: François Truffaut
Writer: François Truffaut, Suzanne Schiffman, Jean-Claude Grumberg
Actors: Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Jean Poiret

Warsaw: Year 5703 (1992) Drama Romance War Movie

In the winter of 1943 two young Jews, Alek and Fryda, escape, via sewer tunnels, from the atrocities underway in Warsaw ghetto. Alek, entrusted with undeveloped photos of the horrors within, makes his way to a supposedly safe apar… Year 1992.

Generes: Drama, Romance, War
Director: Janusz Kijowski
Writer: Jerzy Janicki, Janusz Kijowski, Artur Brauner
Actors: Lambert Wilson, Hanna Schygulla, Julie Delpy

Promis… juré! (1987) Comedy War Movie

We follow the life of a 12-year-old boy living in occupied France in 1944. We see his family, his chubby best friend, the girl who ignores him … and the German deserter he hides in the cellar. Year 1987.

Generes: Comedy, War
Director: Jacques Monnet
Writer: Gérard Carré, Jacques Monnet
Actors: Michel Morin, Roland Giraud, Christine Pascal

Outward Signs of Wealth (1983) Comedy Movie

Jean-Jacques Lestrade is the owner of a renowned veterinary clinic in Paris who lives in a luxurious apartment. He is part of Parisian high society and lives a wealthy lifestyle surrounded by young women and money. He relies on hi… Year 1983.

Generes: Comedy
Director: Jacques Monnet
Writer: Alain Godard, Jacques Monnet
Actors: Claude Brasseur, Josiane Balasko, Jean-Pierre Marielle

Les Milles (1995) Comedy Drama War Movie

A World War II drama where people, many of whom opposed to Nazism, get on board a train from France that could lead them to freedom. Year 1995.

Generes: Comedy, Drama, War
Director: Sébastien Grall
Writer: Sébastien Grall, Jean-Claude Grumberg
Actors: Jean-Pierre Marielle, Ticky Holgado, Rüdiger Vogler

L’arbre de Guernica (1975) Drama War Movie

The Spanish Civil War, as experienced by the town of Villa Ramiro. The local count and his Fascist nephews ally with the rebels; the count’s son, indifferent to politics at the outset, later makes a choice; the town’s teacher, Ant… Year 1975.

Generes: Drama, War
Director: Fernando Arrabal
Writer: Fernando Arrabal, Francesco Cinieri
Actors: Mariangela Melato, Ron Faber, Cosimo Cinieri