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8.00/10
1,399 Votes
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The Nazis, exasperated at the number of escapes from their prison camps by a relatively small number of Allied prisoners, relocate them to a high-security 'escape-proof' camp to sit out the remainder of the war. Undaunted, the prisoners plan one of the most ambitious escape attempts of World War II. Based on a true story.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 173 min.
  • Language: English, German, French, Russian

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Blade Runner (1982)

7.90/10
8,660 Votes
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In the smog-choked dystopian Los Angeles of 2019, blade runner Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to terminate a quartet of replicants who have escaped to Earth seeking their creator for a way to extend their short life spans.

  • Country: United States of America, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • Duration: 117 min.
  • Language: English, German, cn, Japanese, Hungarian

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Schindler's List (1993)

8.60/10
9,281 Votes
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The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 195 min.
  • Language: German, Polish, Hebrew, English

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On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)

6.50/10
938 Votes
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James Bond tracks his archnemesis, Ernst Blofeld, to a mountaintop retreat where he is training an army of beautiful, lethal women. Along the way, Bond falls for Italian contessa Tracy Draco, and marries her in order to get closer to Blofeld.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 142 min.
  • Language: English, German

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World War Z (2013)

6.70/10
10,256 Votes
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Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is persuaded to go on a mission to investigate this disease. What follows is a perilous trek around the world where Lane must brave horrific dangers and long odds to find answers before human civilization falls.

  • Country: United States of America, Malta
  • Duration: 116 min.
  • Language: English

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Come and See (1985)

8.30/10
418 Votes
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The invasion of a village in Byelorussia by German forces sends young Florya into the forest to join the weary Resistance fighters, against his family's wishes. There he meets a girl, Glasha, who accompanies him back to his village. On returning home, Florya finds his family and fellow peasants massacred. His continued survival amidst the brutal debris of war becomes increasingly nightmarish, a battle between despair and hope.

  • Country: Belarus, Russian Federation
  • Duration: 142 min.
  • Language: German, Belarusian, Russian

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Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)

6.60/10
7,000 Votes
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Thomas and his fellow Gladers face their greatest challenge yet: searching for clues about the mysterious and powerful organization known as WCKD. Their journey takes them to the Scorch, a desolate landscape filled with unimaginable obstacles. Teaming up with resistance fighters, the Gladers take on WCKD’s vastly superior forces and uncover its shocking plans for them all.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 132 min.
  • Language: English

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Insurgent (2015)

6.30/10
7,453 Votes
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Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 119 min.
  • Language: English

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Allied (2016)

6.70/10
3,154 Votes
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In 1942, an intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 124 min.
  • Language: Arabic, English, French, German

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The Man with the Iron Heart (2017)

6.50/10
368 Votes
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With the Third Reich is at his peak in 1942, the Czech resistance in London plans the most ambitious military operation of WWII – Anthropoid. Two young recruits are sent to Prague to assassinate the most ruthless Nazi leader – Reinhardt Heydrich – head of the SS, the Gestapo and the architect of the Final Solution.

  • Country: Belgium, Czech Republic, France, French Republic, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 120 min.
  • Language: German, English

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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)

7.80/10
4,168 Votes
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When his family moves from their home in Berlin to a strange new house in Poland, young Bruno befriends Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the fence where everyone seems to be wearing striped pajamas. Unaware of Shmuel's fate as a Jewish prisoner or the role his own Nazi father plays in his imprisonment, Bruno embarks on a dangerous journey inside the camp's walls.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 94 min.
  • Language: English

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The Bourne Identity (2002)

7.40/10
6,032 Votes
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Wounded to the brink of death and suffering from amnesia, Jason Bourne is rescued at sea by a fisherman. With nothing to go on but a Swiss bank account number, he starts to reconstruct his life, but finds that many people he encounters want him dead. However, Bourne realizes that he has the combat and mental skills of a world-class spy—but who does he work for?

  • Country: United States of America, Germany, Czech Republic
  • Duration: 119 min.
  • Language: English, French, German, Dutch, Italian

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The Maze Runner (2014)

7.10/10
11,708 Votes
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Set in a post-apocalyptic world, young Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they're all trapped in a maze that will require him to join forces with fellow “runners” for a shot at escape.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 113 min.
  • Language: English

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Room (2015)

8.10/10
6,268 Votes
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Jack is a young boy of 5 years old who has lived all his life in one room. He believes everything within it are the only real things in the world. But what will happen when his Ma suddenly tells him that there are other things outside of Room?

  • Country: Canada, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • Duration: 117 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #14

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)

6.80/10
11,137 Votes
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Katniss Everdeen reluctantly becomes the symbol of a mass rebellion against the autocratic Capitol.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 123 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #15

The Dirty Dozen (1967)

7.70/10
602 Votes
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12 American military prisoners in World War II are ordered to infiltrate a well-guarded enemy château and kill the Nazi officers vacationing there. The soldiers, most of whom are facing death sentences for a variety of violent crimes, agree to the mission and the possible commuting of their sentences.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 150 min.
  • Language: Latin, English, German, French, Spanish

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Like #16

Von Ryan's Express (1965)

7.10/10
99 Votes
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Von Ryan's Express stars Frank Sinatra as a POW colonel who leads a daring escape from WWII Italy by taking over a freight train, but he has to win over the British soldiers he finds himself commanding.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 117 min.
  • Language: German, Italian, English

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Downfall (2004)

7.80/10
2,074 Votes
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In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In Berlin, capital of the Third Reich, Adolf Hitler proclaims that Germany will still achieve victory and orders his generals and advisers to fight to the last man. When the end finally does come, and Hitler lies dead by his own hand, what is left of his military must find a way to end the killing that is the Battle of Berlin, and lay down their arms in surrender.

  • Country: Austria, Germany, Italy
  • Duration: 156 min.
  • Language: Hungarian, German, Russian

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Mad Max (1979)

6.70/10
2,452 Votes
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Taking place in a dystopian Australia in the near future, Mad Max tells the story of a highway patrolman cruising the squalid back roads that have become the breeding ground of criminals foraging for gasoline and scraps. After some grisly events at the hands of a motorcycle gang, Max sets out across the barren wastelands in search of revenge.

  • Country: Australia
  • Duration: 91 min.
  • Language: English

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No Escape (1994)

6.20/10
202 Votes
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In the year 2022, a ruthless prison warden has created the ultimate solution for his most troublesome and violent inmates: Absolom, a secret jungle island where prisoners are abandoned and left to die. But Marine Captain John Robbins, convicted of murdering a commanding officer, is determined to escape the island in order to reveal the truth behind his murderous actions and clear his name.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 118 min.
  • Language: English

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Fury (2014)

7.40/10
7,630 Votes
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In the last months of World War II, as the Allies make their final push in the European theatre, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant named 'Wardaddy' commands a Sherman tank called 'Fury' and its five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America, China
  • Duration: 135 min.
  • Language: English

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