Wake Island

1942

Pacific

US Soldiers fight Japanese following Pearl Harbor

This is the Army

1943

Homefront

Creation of moral-boosting musical

Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo

1944

Pacific

US Bombers attack following Pearl Harbor

Flying Leathernecks

1944

Pacific

The exploits and personal battles of Marine aviators

The Sullivans

1944

Pacific

Based on the true story of brothers in the service

The White Cliffs of Dover

1944

Europe

An American in England looses her son to the war

The Best Years of Our Lives

1946

Homefront

Vets return home to find things different

Sands of Iwo Jima

1949

Pacific

Marines vs. Japanese

12 O'Clock High

1949

Europe

US Bombers working in UK

Desert Fox

1951

Europe

Bio on Rommell

Stalag 17

1953

Europe

POW camp paranoia

Dam Busters

1954

Europe

RAFs attack Ruhr dams in Germany

To Hell and Back

1955

Europe

Story of the most decorated soldier of WWII

Bridge on the River Kwai

1957

Pacific

POWs forced to build a brige for Japanese army

Run Silent, Run Deep

1958

Pacific

Navy vs Japanese subs

Sink the Bismarck!

1960

Europe

Royal Navy attmepts to sink Nazi battleship

Guns of Navarone

1961

Europe

Allies attack German fortress in Aegean Sea

The Longest Day

1962

Europe

Normandy invasion

The Great Escape

1963

Europe

Escape from Nazi POW camp

The Thin Red Line

1964

Pacific

Strafe between ranks

Battle of the Bulge

1965

Europe

Allies vs. Nazis in France

Von Ryan's Express

1965

Europe

American leads an English POW escape

The Dirty Dozen

1967

Europe

Special force of brutes hunt Nazi officers

Where Eagles Dare

1968

Europe

Allie rescue mission against Nazis

The Battle of Britain

1969

Europe

Britian defends itself against Nazi forces

Tora! Tora! Tora!

1970

Pacific

Pearl Harbor Attack from US and Japanese POV

Kelly's Heroes

1970

Europe

US Soldiers hunt for hidden Nazi gold

Patton

1970

Europe

Highs and Lows of famous US General

Catch-22

1970

Europe

A bombadier questions the war

Midway

1976

Pacific

US defeats the larger Japanese navy

A Bridge Too Far

1977

Europe

UK and US troops on suicide mission in Normandy

The Big Red One

1980

Europe

1st Infrantry battles in Europe

Das Boot

1982

Europe

German U-boat Crew

Memphis Belle

1990

Europe

B-17 bomer squad on German mission

Shindler's List

1993

Europe

Nazi persecution of the Jews

Life Is Beautiful

1997

Europe

Jews use humor to survive in concentration camp

Saving Private Ryan

1998

Europe

82nd Airborn attempt rescue mission

The Thin Red Line

1998

Pacific

Internal strife in the Battle of Guadalcanal

Enemy at the Gates

2001

Russia

Nazi vs Russian Sniper

Pearl Harbor

2001

Pacific

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Captain Corelli's Mandolin

2001

Europe

Italian soldier fights off Nazis in Greece

Band of Brothers

2001

Europe

Experiences of airborn division

Windtalkers

2002

Pacific

Two Marines protect Navajo code breakers

U-571

2002

Europe

Allies sneak on to German sub

Hart's War

2002

Europe

American POWs conduct a trial in Germany

The Pianist

2002

Europe

Polish Jews find solice in music

The Great Raid*

2005

Pacific

Most successful rescue mission in US History

Flags of Our Fathers

2006

Pacific/Homefront

Soldier who fought in Iwo Jima stuggle with celebrity

Letters from Iwo Jima

2006

Pacific

Battle of Iwo Jima from Japanese perspective

* Recomended by Jim Bogart – Bataan Death March survivor

Our Neighbors' Stories

Dixie Perry 1
Our Neighbors’ Stories

Dixie Perry 1

Dixie's friends were missing from school, they had been sent to internment camps.

Les Amundson 11
Our Neighbors’ Stories

Les Amundson 11

That B-17 was well built, if you’ve ever been in one, it looked like a flying beer can.

Lester Bishop 5
Our Neighbors’ Stories

Lester Bishop 5

We set the stage for the whole convoy; our ship did, because it was the slowest.

Les Amundson 5
Our Neighbors’ Stories

Les Amundson 5

all four of us were captured at the same time, handcuffed, and taken up by a Gestapo agent

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