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8.50/10
8,379 Votes
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A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt when his entire family is deported to a concentration camp during World War II. While locked up he tries to convince his son that the whole thing is just a game.

  • Country: Italy
  • Duration: 116 min.
  • Language: German, Czech, English, Italian

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Like #1

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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Like #2

Ice Age (2002)

7.30/10
8,539 Votes
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With the impending ice age almost upon them, a mismatched trio of prehistoric critters – Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger and Sid the giant sloth – find an orphaned infant and decide to return it to its human parents. Along the way, the unlikely allies become friends but, when enemies attack, their quest takes on far nobler aims.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 81 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #3

Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975)

6.40/10
839 Votes
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Four corrupted fascist libertines round up 9 teenage boys and girls and subject them to 120 days of sadistic physical, mental and sexual torture.

  • Country: France, French Republic, Italy
  • Duration: 116 min.
  • Language: German, French, Italian

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Like #4

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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Like #5

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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Like #6

Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)

8.10/10
360 Votes
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In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood hears evidence and testimony not only from lead defendant Ernst Janning and his defense attorney Hans Rolfe, but also from the widow of a Nazi general, an idealistic U.S. Army captain and reluctant witness Irene Wallner.

  • Country: Germany, United States of America
  • Duration: 179 min.
  • Language: German, English

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Like #7

Army of Shadows (1969)

8.00/10
284 Votes
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Betrayed by an informant, Philippe Gerbier finds himself trapped in a torturous Nazi prison camp. Though Gerbier escapes to rejoin the Resistance in occupied Marseilles, France, and exacts his revenge on the informant, he must continue a quiet, seemingly endless battle against the Nazis in an atmosphere of tension, paranoia and distrust.

  • Country: France, French Republic, Italy
  • Duration: 147 min.
  • Language: German, English, French

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Like #8

Where Eagles Dare (1968)

7.70/10
448 Votes
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World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that's nearly impossible to breach. It's up to a group of skilled Allied soldiers to liberate the general before it's too late.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 155 min.
  • Language: German, English

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In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007)

4.40/10
451 Votes
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A man named Farmer sets out to rescue his kidnapped wife and avenge the death of his son -- two acts committed by the Krugs, a race of animal-warriors who are controlled by the evil Gallian.

  • Country: Canada, Germany, United States of America
  • Duration: 127 min.
  • Language: English

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Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)

7.50/10
1,128 Votes
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The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it.

  • Country: Japan, United States of America
  • Duration: 141 min.
  • Language: English, Japanese

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Like #11

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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Like #12

Don't Look Now: We're Being Shot At (1966)

7.90/10
737 Votes
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During World War II, two French civilians and a downed British Bomber Crew set out from Paris to cross the demarcation line between Nazi-occupied Northern France and the South. From there they will be able to escape to England. First, they must avoid German troops - and the consequences of their own blunders.

  • Country: France, French Republic, United Kingdom
  • Duration: 132 min.
  • Language: German, French, English

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Like #13

The Resistance Banker (2018)

6.70/10
100 Votes
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In 1942, in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, the banker brothers Walraven and Gijsbert van Hall face their biggest challenge when they decide to help finance the Dutch resistance.

  • Country: Netherlands the
  • Duration: 124 min.
  • Language: Dutch, German

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Like #14

The Great Dictator (1940)

8.40/10
1,763 Votes
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Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 125 min.
  • Language: English, Esperanto

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Like #15

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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Like #16

The Godfather (1972)

8.70/10
11,667 Votes
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Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son, Michael steps in to take care of the would-be killers, launching a campaign of bloody revenge.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 175 min.
  • Language: English, Italian, Latin

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Like #17

Overlord (2018)

6.60/10
1,474 Votes
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France, June 1944. On the eve of D-Day, some American paratroopers fall behind enemy lines after their aircraft crashes while on a mission to destroy a radio tower in a small village near the beaches of Normandy. After reaching their target, the surviving paratroopers realise that, in addition to fighting the Nazi troops that patrol the village, they also must fight against something else.

  • Country: Canada, United States of America
  • Duration: 110 min.
  • Language: English, French, German, Russian

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Like #18

Porco Rosso (1992)

7.80/10
1,523 Votes
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Porco Rosso, known in Japan as Crimson Pig (Kurenai no Buta) is the sixth animated film by Hayao Miyazaki and released in 1992. You're introduced to an Italian World War I fighter ace, now living as a freelance bounty hunter chasing "air pirates" in the Adriatic Sea. He has been given a curse that changed his head to that of a pig. Once called Marco Pagot, he is now known to the world as "Porco Rosso", Italian for "Red Pig."

  • Country: Japan
  • Duration: 94 min.
  • Language: Japanese

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Like #19

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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Flags of Our Fathers (2006)

6.80/10
1,043 Votes
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There were five Marines and one Navy Corpsman photographed raising the U.S. flag on Mt. Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945. This is the story of three of the six surviving servicemen - John 'Doc' Bradley, Pvt. Rene Gagnon and Pvt. Ira Hayes - who fought in the battle to take Iwo Jima from the Japanese.

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

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