2016 War Movies

Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

Hacksaw Ridge

  • 90%
  • R
  • 131 min
  • Drama

World War II 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 win the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Allied (2016)

Allied

    • R
    • 121 min
    • Thriller

    Brad Pitt will star, and Robert Zemeckis will direct, an original story by Steve Knight to be produced by Graham King , who developed the project, alongside Zemeckis and Steve Starkey. The epic story will be produced through King’s GK Films banner with Jack Rapke , Knight, Patrick McCormick and Denis O’Sullivan serving as executive producers.

    13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016)

    13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

    • 51%
    • R
    • 144 min
    • Drama

    An American Ambassador is killed during an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya as a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.

    Free State of Jones (2016)

    Free State of Jones

    • 47%
    • R
    • 139 min
    • Action

    Written and directed by four-time Oscar® nominee Gary Ross (The Hunger Games, Seabiscuit, Pleasantville), and starring Oscar® winner Matthew McConaughey, Free State of Jones is an epic action-drama set during the Civil War, and tells the story of defiant Southern farmer, Newt Knight, and his extraordinary armed rebellion against the Confederacy.

    Banding together with other small farmers and local slaves, Knight launched an uprising that led Jones County, Mississippi to secede from the...

    Mine (2016)

    Mine

      • NR
      • 106 min
      • Thriller

      After a failed assassination attempt, a solider finds himself stranded in the desert. Exposed to the elements, he must survive the dangers of the desert and battle the psychological and physical toll of the treacherous conditions.

      The Siege of Jadotville (2016)

      The Siege of Jadotville

        • 108 min
        • War

        A gripping true story of incredible bravery against impossible odds, the film thrillingly depicts the 1961 siege of a 150-strong Irish UN battalion under Commander Patrick Quinlan (Dornan) by 3,000 Congolese troops led by French and Belgian mercenaries working for mining companies. Canet plays a French commander who sought to defeat Quinlan and his men.

        Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (2016)

        Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk

        • 47%
        • R
        • 110 min
        • War

        The film tells the funny and heartbreaking story of 19-year-old soldier Billy Lynn and his squad, who survive an Iraq battle that is captured by embedded news cameras, causing them to become celebrated as heroes. They are brought home by the US administration for a promotional tour that culminates at the halftime show of a Thanksgiving Day football game in Texas, before they are returned to the war. Almost the entire movie takes place during the game, with flashes away to other events.

        Anthropoid (2016)

        Anthropoid

        • 66%
        • R
        • 120 min
        • History

        Based on the true story of two Czechoslovak soldiers who sent to assassinate the head of the SS in 1942. SS-Obergruppenführer Reinhard Heydrich was the Reich's number three and main architect of the Final Solution.

        Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)

        Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

        • 68%
        • R
        • 112 min
        • Comedy

        A journalist recounts her wartime coverage in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

        Alone in Berlin (2016)

        Alone in Berlin

          • 103 min
          • Biography

          Berlin in June of 1940. While Nazi propaganda celebrates the regime’s victory over France, a kitchen-cum-living room in Prenzlauer Berg is filled with grief. Anna and Otto Quangel’s son has been killed at the front. This working class couple had long believed in the ‘Führer’ and followed him willingly, but now they realise that his promises are nothing but lies and deceit. They begin writing postcards as a form of resistance and in a bid to raise awareness: Stop the war machine! Kill...

          USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage (2016)

          USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage

            • R
            • 128 min
            • Action

            Action - The harrowing true story of the crew of the USS Indianapolis, who were stranded in the Philippine Sea for five days after delivering the atomic weapons that would eventually end WWII. As they awaited rescue, they endured extreme thirst, hunger, and relentless shark attacks. - Nicolas Cage, Matt Lanter, Thomas Jane

            Under the Shadow (2016)

            Under the Shadow

            • 98%
            • PG-13
            • 84 min
            • Horror

            As a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the post-revolution, war torn Tehran of the 80s, a mysterious evil begins to haunt their home.

            Viking (2016)

            Viking

              • 133 min
              • Action

              Kievan Rus, late 10th century. After the death of his father, the young Viking prince Vladimir of Novgorod is forced into exile across the frozen sea.

              Sniper: Special Ops (2016)

              Sniper: Special Ops

                • R
                • 84 min
                • War

                A Special Ops military Force, led by expert sniper Sergeant Jake Chandler (Steven Seagal), are sent to a remote Afghan village to extract an American congressman being held by the Taliban. The rescue mission is a success, but Jake, separated after a firefight with the enemy, stays behind to help an injured soldier. Sergeant Vic Mosby (Tim Abell) desperately tries to convince Major Jackson (Dale Dye) to let him go back and save the soldiers, but is ordered on a mission to retrieve a truckload of...

                Operation Chromite (2016)

                Operation Chromite

                • 40%
                • R
                • 115 min
                • Drama

                South Korean Navy Special Forces, Captain Jang Hak-soo and 7 members of the KLO (Korean Liasion Office) unit disguise themselves as a North Korean inspection unit and infiltrate the North Korean army command center in Incheon. Their mission directives from Gen. MacArthur are: 1. Recon enemy forces in Incheon and secure the mine chart, 2. Kidnap 'Ryu Jang-choon,' the second highest ranking officer in the North Korean command center, to acquire intel on the naval mine location and 3. On D-Day,...

                Annemin Yarasi (2016)

                Annemin Yarasi

                  • 120 min
                  • Drama

                  Upon turning eight-teen, Salih leaves the orphanage to find his lost family and begins working in a Serbian farm. Suddenly, at the most unexpected moment he has found a home. Will he ever be able to let go of the ghosts of his past and be happy in this new life? As tension escalates disquieting secrets surface. A gripping tale of family, love and identity, My Mother's Wound follows Salih as he searches for a trail of hope amongst war-torn lives.

                  Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the 4th Reich (2016)

                  Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the 4th Reich

                    • R
                    • 100 min
                    • Action

                    Near the end of World War II, American and British Special Forces must extract a resistance fighter behind Nazi lines.

                    Burn Country (2016)

                    Burn Country

                      • 103 min
                      • Drama

                      A former war journalist now writing for a paper in Northern California is drawn into conflict at home.

                      Chosen (2016)

                      Chosen

                        • R
                        • 100 min
                        • Drama

                        An unassuming young lawyer leads a fight against the Nazis near the end of the Second World War.

                        Guernica (2016)

                        Guernica

                          • R
                          • 110 min
                          • Romance

                          The fates of Henry - a cynical American correspondent who has lost his soul - and Teresa, one of the Republic's censors and in charge of overseeing the news that journalists can send abroad, cross in Gernika.