Tag: world war two

Once Were Enemies (2013) 8.1

Once Were Enemies (2013)

Storyline:Two parallel stories of Japanese and American WWII enemies play out on the island where they fought 60 years prior. They meet face-to-face for the first time and their adventures take them into the jungle wh...

A Call to Spy (2019) 5.8

A Call to Spy (2019)

Storyline:In the beginning of WWII, with Britain becoming desperate, Churchill orders his new spy agency -- the Special Operations Executive (SOE) -- to recruit and train women as spies. Their daunting mission: conduc...

The Bridge at Remagen (1969) 6.7

The Bridge at Remagen (1969)

Storyline:In the last days of World War II, the Allied Army desperately searched for a bridgehead across the impenetrable Rhine River, in order to launch a major assault into the center of Germany. "Bridge at Remagen"...

Twelve O’Clock High (1949) 7.7

Twelve O’Clock High (1949)

Storyline:In this story of the early days of daylight bombing raids over Nazi Germany, General Frank Savage must take command of a "hard luck" bomber group. Much of the story deals with his struggle to whip his group ...

Allied (2016) 7.1

Allied (2016)

Storyline:At the height of World War II, in turbulent 1942, the fearless Wing Commander, Max Vatan, lands on the desert dunes of Morocco to meet with the Parisian member of the French Resistance, Marianne Beauséjour. ...

Mrs. Miniver (1942) 7.6

Mrs. Miniver (1942)

Storyline:The Minivers, an English "middle-class" family experience life in the first months of World War II. While dodging bombs, the Minivers' son courts Lady Beldon's granddaughter. A rose is named after Mrs. Miniv...

Behind the Line: Escape to Dunkirk (2020) 7.2

Behind the Line: Escape to Dunkirk (2020)

Storyline:A group of British soldiers, retreating from the Germans toward Dunkirk in WW2 are captured. A renowned British boxer among them is forced in the ring to fight an equally talented German boxer as they strugg...

The Spitfire Grill (1996) 7

The Spitfire Grill (1996)

Storyline:Percy, upon being released from prison, goes to the small town of Gillead, to find a place where she can start over again. She is taken in by Hannah, to help out at her place, the Spitfire Grill. Percy bring...

Summerland (2020) 6.9

Summerland (2020)

Storyline:Alice is a reclusive writer, resigned to a solitary life on the seaside cliffs of Southern England while World War II rages across the channel. When she opens her front door one day to find she's to adopt a ...

The Dressmaker (1988) 6.3

The Dressmaker (1988)

Storyline:In England during World War II, a repressed dressmaker and her sister struggle looking after their seventeen-year-old niece, who is having a delusional affair with an American soldier.User Reviews: I know a ...

Greyhound (2020) 7.2

Greyhound (2020)

Storyline:Based upon the novel "The Good Shepherd" by C S Forester, this is the thrilling story of the leader of an Allied convoy crossing the North Atlantic in 1942 as he faces relentless attack by a Nazi submarine w...

A Hidden Life (2019) 7.4

A Hidden Life (2019)

Storyline:Based on real events, A Hidden Life is the story of an unsung hero, Bl. Franz Jägerstätter, who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. When the Austrian peasant farmer is faced with the threat of ex...

Wolyn (2016) 7.6

Wolyn (2016)

Storyline:Despite being in love with a Ukrainian boy from the same village, Polish girl named Zosia is forced into marrying a wealthy widower. Soon World War II begins and ethnic tensions arise. Amidst the war chaos Z...

The Last Metro (1980) 7.4

The Last Metro (1980)

Storyline:Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew and was compelled to leave the country. His wife Marion, an actress, directs the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive with a new play, and hires Bernard Gr...

Convoy (1940) 6.3

Convoy (1940)

Storyline:Lt. Cranford lives the life of a playboy sportsman until the outbreak of war when he joins the Royal Navy and is assigned to convoy protection duties. The convoy is a part of the vital supply chain that is a...

Sgt. Rock (Video 2019) 7.2

Sgt. Rock (Video 2019)

Storyline:Just after recovering from losing his entire unit in battle, Sgt. Rock leads a special army of commandos against a Nazi secret research base.User Reviews:

"Forbidden History" Mystery of Yamashita’s Treasure (TV Episode 2020) 6.2

"Forbidden History" Mystery of Yamashita’s Treasure (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:Science Channel's revival commences with expert treasure hunters following new leads in search of a collection of valuable relics and gold said to have been hidden in the jungle by Japanese soldiers during t...

My Way (2011) 7.7

My Way (2011)

Storyline:Inspired by a true story. Jun Shik works for Tatsuo's grandfather's farm while Korea is colonized by Japan, but he has a dream to participate in Tokyo Olympics as a marathon runner. Tatsuo also aims to becom...

Lost Gold of WW2 (TV Series 2019– ) 6.2

Lost Gold of WW2 (TV Series 2019– )

Storyline:Legend has it that there is a treasure of immense value buried in the Philippine jungle - now a team of American experts, with the help of the only surviving witness, try to uncover the clues to solve the gr...

"Westworld" The Winter Line (TV Episode 2020) 8.5

"Westworld" The Winter Line (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:Maeve finds herself in what appears to be a new park, Warworld, but soon learns that things aren't what they seem. She attempts to free herself from her new reality, and learns who is pulling the strings tha...

Under Jakob’s Ladder (2011) 7.3

Under Jakob’s Ladder (2011)

Storyline:Jakob, a former teacher who lost his job due to the new Communist system, can only stand by and watch as the world around him slowly disintegrates, and fear and suspicion rule the day. Like most of the men, ...

Went the Day Well? (1942) 7.5

Went the Day Well? (1942)

Storyline:The residents of a British village during WWII welcome a platoon of soldiers who are to be billeted with them. The trusting residents then discover that the soldiers are Germans who proceed to hold the villa...

"The Plot Against America" Part 2 (TV Episode 2020) 7.7

"The Plot Against America" Part 2 (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:Lindbergh's increasingly popular campaign captures some in the Levin family, as well as Bengelsdorf; Alvin must decide between serving a local real estate magnate or not doing so.User Reviews:

The King’s Choice (2016) 7.1

The King’s Choice (2016)

Storyline:April 1940. Norway has been invaded by Germany and King Haakon VII, the royal family and government have fled into the interior of the country. The German envoy to Norway, Curt Brauer, tries to negotiate a p...