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Old 09-19-07, 03:24 PM
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Need recommendations for WWII movies

Another post regarding WWII documenaries caught my attention, and I'd like to expand my collection of WWII movies. Here's what I have so far. I know I am missing a lot of older films, so help me out. Thanks in advance.

PS Don't even think of mentioning U-571!

What I have so far:

1941
Band of Brothers
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
The Big Red One
Das Boot
The Bridge on the River Kwai
A Bridge Too Far
Casablanca
Come and See
The Dirty Dozen
Downfall
Empire of the Sun
The English Patient
Flags of Our Fathers
Force 10 from Navarone
From Here to Eternity
The Great Escape
The Green Berets
The Guns of Navarone
Kelly's Heroes
Letters from Iwo Jima
Life is Beautiful
The Longest Day
A Midnight Clear
Midway
Patton
Pearl Harbor
The Pianist
Reach For The Sky
Saving Private Ryan
Schindler's List
Sink the Bismarck
Stalag 17
Stalingrad
Tora! Tora! Tora!
When Trumpets Fade

Recommended:

El Alamein (The Line Of Fire)
BattleGround
The Bridge at Remagen
Catch-22
Cross Of Iron
The Desert Fox
Destination Tokyo
The Devil's Brigade
Dive Bomber
The Eagle Has Landed
Enemy at the Gates
The Enemy Below
Europa Europa
Garden of the Finzi-Continis (De Sica)
The Great Raid
Hell in the Pacific
Hell is for Heroes
The Hill
Hope and Glory
LifeBoat
Objective Burma
PT-109
Thin Red Line
Run Silent Run Deep
Sahara (1943)
The Sands of Iwo Jima
The Story of G. I. Joe
They Were Expendable
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo
The Tin Drum
The Train
Uprising
Wake Island
Where Eagles Dare

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Old 09-19-07, 03:33 PM
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Old 09-19-07, 04:38 PM
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Attack
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That one where Jon Bon Jovi rides in a submarine.
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Old 09-19-07, 05:04 PM
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Definitely watch, "Where Eagles Dare" and of course, Peckinpah's "Cross of Iron"

Great films.

Also, check out, "The Final Countdown"
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The Sands of Iwo Jima is excellent
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I absolutely recommend Sidney Lumet's The Hill. Positively brilliant film.
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