Tag: world war two

Operation Pacific (1951) 6.7

Operation Pacific (1951)

Storyline:The submarine USS Thunderfish successfully completes a secret mission to rescue a group of orphans on a remote Pacific island. On the way back to Honolulu they encounter a Japanese aircraft carrier but the t...

Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (1991) 6.6

Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (1991)

Storyline:Time travellers from the 23rd century return to 1992 to warn Japan that Godzilla will cause a catastrophic nuclear incident in the 21st century and suggest a way to rid the world of him forever. They intend ...

Road to Berlin (2015) 6.3

Road to Berlin (2015)

Storyline:Summer 1942, a young a communications officer accused of cowardliness is sentenced to death by firing squad. A surprise attack by the Germans delays the execution and the convict and his guard are forced to ...

The Last Vermeer (2019) 6.6

The Last Vermeer (2019)

Storyline:Claes Bang (THE SQUARE) stars as Joseph Piller in this captivating dramatic thriller set just after WWII - an all but forgotten true story - about a soldier investigating renowned Dutch artist Han van Meeger...

Genocide (1982) 7.3

Genocide (1982)

Storyline:A chilling, heartbreaking testament to the strength and suffering of the Jewish people and the courage and heroism of those who came to their aid. With beautiful narration by Orson Welles and Elizabeth Taylo...

The Captain and His Hero (1955) 7.2

The Captain and His Hero (1955)

Storyline:A post WWII German satire of the stupidity of a military culture so often associated with that country: An intellectual, civilian type totally unsuited for the army mentality somehow lands up playing the rol...

Serving for Justice: The Story of the 333rd Field Artillery Battalion (2020)

Storyline:Amidst the horrors and indignities of Jim Crow America, one million African Americans served their country to protect democracy abroad and expand it at home during World War II. The new documentary tells a u...

Wake Island (1942) 6.8

Wake Island (1942)

Storyline:In November 1941, Major Caton takes command of the small Marine garrison on Wake Island. His tendency toward spit and polish upsets the men's tropical lassitude, but Pearl Harbor changes everything. Soon the...

The Ascent (1977) 8.3

The Ascent (1977)

Storyline:In a freezing cold World War II winter, two pro-Soviet partisans - Sotnikov and Rybak - head off to find food for themselves and their compatriots. They find a sheep at the home of a German Headman but their...

Scars of Nanking (TV Movie 2017) 6.3

Scars of Nanking (TV Movie 2017)

Storyline:During the brutal invasion of China in 1937 by Imperial Japanese forces, tens of thousands of civilians and prisoners of war are murdered and women raped in what is known simply as "The Rape of Nanking." Thi...

Until They Sail (1957) 6.5

Until They Sail (1957)

Storyline:Four sisters in New Zealand fall for four U.S. soldiers en route to the Pacific theater in WWII Written by [email protected] Reviews: I have to admit, when I first heard of this film, I...

Price for Peace (2002) 7.4

Price for Peace (2002)

Storyline:This powerful and thought provoking film chronicles the compelling events in the Pacific Theater of WWII, from the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941 to the American occupation of Japan in 1945. It depicts the ...

Line of Demarcation (1966) 6.9

Line of Demarcation (1966)

Storyline:1941. A little town in the Jura is cut in half by a river that forms the border between Nazi-occupied France and the free zone.User Reviews: As is well documented Claude Chabrol made some pretty awful films ...

Shadow in the Cloud (2020) 4.1

Shadow in the Cloud (2020)

Storyline:On a stormy night during World War II, a female pilot with top secret cargo talks her way on board a bomber plane about to take-off. The crass all-male crew reluctantly agrees, but their suspicions about her...

Aventure malgache (1944) 5.5

Aventure malgache (1944)

Storyline:The Moliere players are in their dressing room, getting ready to go on set. One actor mentions to another that his face reminds him of an opportunist turncoat he knew when he was in the Resistance. He then r...

The Wings of Eagles (1957) 6.7

The Wings of Eagles (1957)

Storyline:U.S. Navy pilot Frank 'Spig' Wead is a fun-loving and rowdy adventurer, but also a fierce proponent of Naval aviation. His dedication to the promotion of the Navy's flying program is so intense that his marr...

Resistance (2011) 4.9

Resistance (2011)

Storyline:In 1944, the D-Day for the invasion of Normandy by the Allies has failed and Europe has not been released from the German forces. The men of an isolated Welsh village disappear and their wives believe that t...

She Devils of the SS (1973) 4.1

She Devils of the SS (1973)

Storyline:In the last days of WW2, women are volunteering from all over Germany to serve in the front lines by having sex with the brave Nazi soldiers. But when they start having sex with each other, things get compli...

Fires Were Started (1943) 6.5

Fires Were Started (1943)

Storyline:A new man joins the civilian firefighters at a London unit during the Second World War. He meets his fellow firemen and firewomen, manages to enjoy some leisure time with them, and then goes on his first mis...

Audrey (2020) 8.8

Audrey (2020)

Storyline:Audrey Hepburn won her first Academy Award at the age of 24 and went on to become one of the world's greatest cultural icons: a once-in-a-generation beauty, and legendary star of Hollywood's Golden Age, whos...

Battle of the Bulge: Winter War (2020) 3.7

Battle of the Bulge: Winter War (2020)

Storyline:The Battle of The Bulge. Lt. Robert Cappa and his platoon of 2nd Infantry Division soldiers must defend a vital supply depot from being captured by attacking German soldiers. With enemies all around him and ...

The Lion Has Wings (1939) 5.6

The Lion Has Wings (1939)

Storyline:Alexander Korda's bit for the British war effort shows the world both at peace and on the verge of Nazi domination. Spliced together to form a documentary-style movie of both newsreel and acting. This first ...

Six Minutes to Midnight (2020) 5.6

Six Minutes to Midnight (2020)

Storyline:Summer 1939. Influential families in Nazi Germany have sent their daughters to a finishing school in an English seaside town to learn the language and be ambassadors for a future looking National Socialist. ...

The Last Train (1973) 6.9

The Last Train (1973)

Storyline:May 1940 - Germany invades Europe, people panic and try to flee by any means possible. In France, Julien, a radio repairman, boards a train with his wife and child. As the men are placed in cattle cars with ...