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7.50/10
1,337 Votes
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In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of 'passive resistance', endeavouring to win freedom for his people without resorting to bloodshed.

  • Country: India, United Kingdom
  • Duration: 191 min.
  • Language: English

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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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The Pianist (2002)

8.30/10
4,893 Votes
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The true story of pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman's experiences in Warsaw during the Nazi occupation. When the Jews of the city find themselves forced into a ghetto, Szpilman finds work playing in a café; and when his family is deported in 1942, he stays behind, works for a while as a laborer, and eventually goes into hiding in the ruins of the war-torn city.

  • Country: France, French Republic, Germany, Poland, United Kingdom
  • Duration: 150 min.
  • Language: English, German, Russian

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The Last Emperor (1987)

7.60/10
819 Votes
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A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation by the invading Japanese, and finally to his obscure existence as just another peasant worker in the People's Republic.

  • Country: China, France, French Republic, Italy, United Kingdom
  • Duration: 163 min.
  • Language: Nyanja, Chinese, English, Japanese

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Enemy at the Gates (2001)

7.40/10
1,993 Votes
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A Russian and a German sniper play a game of cat-and-mouse during the Battle of Stalingrad in WWII.

  • Country: Ireland, United States of America, Germany, United Kingdom
  • Duration: 131 min.
  • Language: German, English, Russian

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Saving Private Ryan (1998)

8.10/10
9,689 Votes
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As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are tasked with penetrating German-held territory and bringing the boy home.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 169 min.
  • Language: Czech, German, English, French

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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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The Great Escape (1963)

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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Dunkirk (2017)

7.40/10
10,547 Votes
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The story of the miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk between May 26th and June 4th 1940 during World War II.

  • Country: France, French Republic, Netherlands the, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 107 min.
  • Language: English, French, German

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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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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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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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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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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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The Zookeeper's Wife (2017)

7.40/10
914 Votes
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The account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the Nazi invasion.

  • Country: Czech Republic, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 126 min.
  • Language: English

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A Hidden Life (2019)

7.20/10
121 Votes
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Based on real events, from visionary writer-director Terrence Malick, A HIDDEN LIFE is the story of an unsung hero, Franz Jägerstätter, who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. When the Austrian peasant farmer is faced with the threat of execution for treason, it is his unwavering faith and his love for his wife Fani and children that keeps his spirit alive.

  • Country: Germany, Italy, United States of America
  • Duration: 174 min.
  • Language: English, German

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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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Darkest Hour (2017)

7.30/10
3,187 Votes
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A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with Nazi Germany, or standing firm to fight for the ideals, liberty and freedom of a nation. As the unstoppable Nazi forces roll across Western Europe and the threat of invasion is imminent, and with an unprepared public, a skeptical King, and his own party plotting against him, Churchill must withstand his darkest hour, rally a nation, and attempt to change the course of world history.

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Duration: 125 min.
  • Language: English

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Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

8.10/10
7,650 Votes
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WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor.

  • Country: Australia, United States of America
  • Duration: 139 min.
  • Language: Japanese, English

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Braveheart (1995)

7.90/10
6,245 Votes
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Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against English rule.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 178 min.
  • Language: English, French, Latin, Scottish Gaelic

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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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