The Best Army Movies Films

The Best Army Movies

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List of best army movies, with videos, ranked by fans of Army films. All of the top army movies are on this list, but if you believe we've missed your favorite army movie, feel free to add it yourself. Good army movies give civilians a taste of what our soldiers go through in battle and throughout their daily lives. While not all of these films feature war, they all use the army as a central theme and feature some of the best soldier moves ever depicted on film.

What are the best army movies? The best soldier movies create an emotional connection with the characters and depict exciting army action. Movies on this army movies list depict all time frames from recent, modern militaries to the armies of the past. If you're interested in the army, then these are the movies for you.

List Criteria: Movies must have characters in the army as a focus.

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    the people's #1
    Saving Private Ryan

    1998 More
    100
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    2001 More
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    Apocalypse Now

    1979 More
    93
    added by: TxAussie
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    1986 More
    90
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    Full Metal Jacket

    1987 More
    85
    added by: TxAussie
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    2001 More
    72
    added by: sjblanch1984
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    We Were Soldiers

    2002 More
    69
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    1989 More
    68
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    The Thin Red Line

    1998 More
    66
    added by: frankpanderson
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    2008 More
    64
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    The Bridge on the River Kwai

    1957 More
    60
    added by: frankpanderson
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    Three Kings

    1999 More
    59
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    The Green Berets

    1968 More
    59
    added by: DaveHanlon
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    often listed
    Stripes

    1981 More
    58
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    The Great Escape

    1963 More
    58
    added by: frankpanderson
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    Enemy at the Gates

    2001 More
    57
    added by: wiabux
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    The Dirty Dozen

    1967 More
    57
    added by: PeteBoyle
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    Sands of Iwo Jima

    1949 More
    56
    added by: RawnToler
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    Heartbreak Ridge

    1986 More
    54
    added by: TxAussie
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    Act of Valor

    2012 More
    52
    added by: John Blues
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    1970 More
    51
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    1970 More
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    2012 More
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    added by: BobbyHillsman
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    2002 More
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    2005 More
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    2010 More
    41
    added by: John Blues
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    2011 More
    41
    added by: DavidWright1
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    1988 More
    39
    added by: willyboymcoy
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    1983 More
    38
    added by: Brian3
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    1996 More
    35
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    2012 More
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