Great War Pictures

An unranked list. Solely for films that directly deal with war and the societal machinations that lead to conflict and combat. Genre is loosely defined after that.

  • Full Metal Jacket
  • Twelve O'Clock High
  • Starship Troopers
  • War Machine
  • Catch-22
  • Joint Security Area
  • Platoon
  • The Last of the Mohicans
  • The Battle of Algiers
  • The Wind That Shakes the Barley
  • Hearts and Minds
  • The Bridge on the River Kwai
  • Ashes and Diamonds
  • M*A*S*H
  • The Dirty Dozen
  • Je Vous Salue, Sarajevo
  • Casualties of War
  • The Thin Red Line
  • Land and Freedom
  • The Guns of Navarone
  • The Deer Hunter
  • Come and See
  • Letters from Iwo Jima
  • Kingdom of Heaven
  • Fury
  • War for the Planet of the Apes
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • Gallipoli
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Paths of Glory
  • Grand Illusion
  • Army of Shadows
  • Doctor Zhivago
  • Kagemusha
  • The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
  • Free State of Jones
  • The Big Parade
  • Bitter Victory
  • Kapo
  • All Quiet on the Western Front
  • Braveheart
  • Heaven's Gate
  • Battleship Potemkin
  • The Pianist
  • Patton
  • Che: Part One
  • Che: Part Two
  • Shadow
  • The Flowers of War
  • The Train
  • Good Morning, Vietnam
  • Da 5 Bloods
  • Hero
  • Born on the Fourth of July