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Old 09-17-22, 06:49 PM
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War movie suggestions

Watched Hacksaw Ridge last week and now I'm wanting to watch more war movies. So far I've watched Full Metal Jacket. Have already seen Dunkirk and 1917. Looking for more suggestions.
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Re: War movie suggestions

Saving Private Ryan
Black Hawk Down
The Great Escape
Apocalypse Now
Schindler's List
If you like anime that's more about the effects of war: Grave of the Fireflies
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Jarhead, but not the sequels.
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Re: War movie suggestions

Some threads you may want to peruse:

What are your top 10 war movies?

25 Best WWII films
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The Longest Day
Tora Tora Tora
Midway (both versions)
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The Deer Hunter
Platoon
Stalag 17
Paths of Glory
The Thin Red Line
The Steel Helmet
MASH
Downfall
Born on the Fourth of July
The Killing Fields
Restrepo
Last of the Mohicans
Army of Shadows
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Old 09-18-22, 06:02 AM
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Re: War movie suggestions

Gallipoli
Full Metal Jacket
Old 09-18-22, 08:31 AM
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Re: War movie suggestions

Originally Posted by TomOpus;14164952[b
]Saving Private Ryan
Black Hawk Down
The Great Escape
Apocalypse Now
Schindler's List[/b]
If you like anime that's more about the effects of war: Grave of the Fireflies
Great suggestions.
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Re: War movie suggestions

I got in the thread before they were suggested by others. I do own and watch them often. Except Grave of the Fireflies. It gets emotional and is a tough watch.
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watched Full Metal Jacket the other night. Great movie.
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Re: War movie suggestions

The Dirty Dozen
Where Eagles Dare
Kelly's Heroes
Inglorious Basterds
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I have seen Deer Hunter once. A brilliant movie but I don't think I could take it again. Same reason I have never seen Schindler's List.
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Originally Posted by Meathead View Post
The Dirty Dozen
Where Eagles Dare
Kelly's Heroes
Inglorious Basterds

Being a big QT fan I can't believe it took me this long to watch IB. What a satisfying film.
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Re: War movie suggestions

I watch these every Memorial Day:
1917
Saving Private Ryan
Black Hawk Down

And rotate these in:
Cease Fire
Operation Mincemeat
The Outpost
Greyhound (apple tv+)
Big Red One
Hell is for Heroes
A Bridge Too Far
Thin Red Line
Von Ryan's Express
Dr. Strangelove How I stopped Worrying...
Wings
The Train
In Harm's way
Fighting Seabees
Memphis Belle
Patton
Crimson Tide
Sands of Iwo Jima
Schindler's List
From here to Eternity
Tora! Tora! Tora
Bridge on the River Kwai
Good Morning Vietnam
Hacksaw Ridge
Full Metal Jacket
Kings Go Forth
Dogs of War
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Paths of Glory…Kirk Douglas at his very best.
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A Midnight Clear
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Come and See
Beach Red
Johnny Got His Gun
Old 09-19-22, 01:02 AM
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I add Twelve O' Clock High (1949). Gregory Peck is excellent as the leader of the bomber squard in the UK. They show actually footage of the real dogfights in the film. Dean Jagger won for Best Supporting Actor. Wish more people would saw it as I put in my top ten war films.
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I prefer the popcorn type of war movies over the serious ones.

Missing in Action
Rambo: First Blood part 2
Uncommon Valor
Strike Commando
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Never So Few with Sinatra, Charles Bronson and Steve McQueen
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War movies are probably my least-watched genre, but Full Metal Jacket and Saving Private Ryan are both awesome.
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Re: War movie suggestions

I agree with a lot of movies already mentioned.

A couple that havenít been mentioned yet:

Fury
Anthropoid
Band if Brothers - Ok, not a movie but a self contained limited series thatís every bit as good as any others mentioned.

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