Most Popular War Memorial Movies and TV Shows
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1. Saving Private Ryan (1998)
R | 169 min | Drama, War
Following the Normandy Landings, a group of U.S. soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.
Votes: 1,155,905 | Gross: $216.54M
2. We Were Soldiers (2002)
R | 138 min | Action, Drama, History
The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War, and the soldiers on both sides that fought it, while their wives wait nervously and anxiously at home for the good news or the bad news.
Votes: 124,307 | Gross: $78.12M
4. The History Boys (2006)
R | 109 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
An unruly class of gifted and charming teenage boys are taught by two eccentric and innovative teachers, as their headmaster pushes for them all to get accepted into Oxford or Cambridge.
Votes: 19,694 | Gross: $2.71M
5. The Majestic (2001)
PG | 152 min | Drama, Romance
Set in 1951, a blacklisted Hollywood writer gets into a car accident, loses his memory and settles down in a small town where he is mistaken for a long-lost son.
Votes: 50,590 | Gross: $27.81M
6. Journey Back to Christmas (2016 TV Movie)
TV-G | 84 min | Drama, Family, Romance
A WWII era nurse is transported in time to 2016 and meets a man who helps her discover the bonds of family and that the true meaning of Christmas is timeless.
7. Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)
Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Romance
A French actress filming an anti-war film in Hiroshima has an affair with a married Japanese architect as they share their differing perspectives on war.
Votes: 25,870 | Gross: $0.09M
Not Rated | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Three ancient guardian beasts awaken to protect Japan against Godzilla.
12. A Christmas Visitor (2002 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama
A father struggles with the past. A daughter fights for the future. A mother searches for answers. The Boyajians have not celebrated Christmas in 11 years. They lost their faith when they ... See full summary »
14. The Sorrow and the Pity (1969)
PG | 251 min | Documentary, History, War
An in-depth exploration of the various reactions by the French people to the Vichy government's acceptance of Nazi invasion.
15. The Crossing (1990)
92 min | Drama, Romance
After 18 months Sam returns to his place of birth. He wants to ask his girlfriend Meg who he had let down when he left, to go with him to the big city. However Meg was deeply sad because of... See full summary »
17. Common Ground (2000 TV Movie)
R | 105 min | Drama
This movie contains three short stories dealing with the theme of homosexuality. In "A Friend of Dorothy", a woman joins the Navy during the 1950's and discovers lesbianism. In "Mr. Roberts... See full summary »
18. King & Country (1964)
Not Rated | 86 min | Drama, War
During World War I, Army Private Arthur James Hamp is accused of desertion during battle. The officer assigned to defend him at his court-martial, Captain Hargreaves, finds out there is more to the case than meets the eye.
23. La cuisine au beurre (1963)
81 min | Comedy
After thirteen years in Germany, Fernand is coming back to his wife and his restaurant. But since his disparition, his wife as made her life with a norman chef, sympathetic but a specialist... See full summary »
25. To Heal a Nation (1988 TV Movie)
M | 105 min | Drama
The true story of Jan Scruggs, an embittered Vietnam veteran who returns from the war a broken man. However, with the help of his loving wife Becky, he begins to find a new life for himself... See full summary »
26. What Have We Learned, Charlie Brown? (1983 TV Movie)
23 min | Animation, Family, History
On their return trip through France, Charlie Brown and the gang visit various memorials to the World Wars.
28. Smart Politics (1948)
Approved | 65 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
The growth of juvenile crime in a small town starts a movement for the building of a youth center. The project leaders discuss with the town mayor Phineas Wharton Sr. about buying an old ... See full summary »
33. War Memorial (2015)
16 min | Documentary, Short
Documentary Filmmaker Alex Quade discovers that one U.S. state is in danger of losing a memorial to its veterans killed in action. The city of Honolulu is considering demolishing its ... See full summary »
34. Mr. Dreyfuss Goes to Washington (2001 TV Movie)
92 min | Documentary
Richard Dreyfuss explores the history of the city of Washington D.C., with emphasis on its founding and the building of its most well-known monuments and memorials.
36. Stanley's Vision (1988 TV Movie)
Channel 4 docudrama about celebrated English painter Sir Stanley Spencer (1891-1959) famous for painting landscapes, World War I memorials and Biblical scenes that he'd often set in his small hometown of Cookham.
39. The First Anzac Day (2015 Video)
66 min | Documentary, Biography, History
This documentary follows the formation of the 10th Battalion and what became of the No.1 section scouts who were amongst the first men ashore at Gallipoli. Meanwhile Australians were ... See full summary »
44. Tea and Destiny (2010)
6 min | Short, Drama, Family
Celeste Guilliams confronts her father head-on in this short, intimate drama. A tense discussion ensues as she tries to explain her reason for joining the Army. Her conviction is unclear to... See full summary »