The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made Films

The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

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List Criteria: Movies must take place in Iraq.

A list of the best movies about the Iraq War, which began in 2003. The controversial invasion of Iraq provided fodder for a number of documentary films, as well as Iraq films inspired by true stories. Though some of these Iraq films took an anti-war stance, others were simply dedicated to chronicling the stories of those involved, particularly soldiers fighting on the front lines. This list of the best Iraq War films is meant to feature some of the best stories from the government and front line standpoint of the Iraq War.

What are the best war movies set in Iraq? This is an Open List, so if you don't see your favorite Iraq War film among the best Iraq War films on the list, add them at the bottom of the page. Also be sure to vote for your favorite Iraq movies so they make it to the top of the list. And if you're really into war movies in general and like to watch things like Afghanistan war movies on Netflix and Iraq war movies based on a true story, check out the top war movies list.
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    American Sniper is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

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    Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Jonathan Groff

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    Evangeline Lilly, Ralph Fiennes, Jeremy Renner

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    Generation Kill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made
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    Green Zone is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Matt Damon, Brendan Gleeson, Jason Isaacs

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    Jarhead is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

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    Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Foxx, John Krasinski

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    Stanley Kubrick, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey

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    Body of Lies is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Russell Crowe, Mark Strong

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    Battle for Haditha is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Yasmine Hanani, Elliot Ruiz, Nick Shakoour

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    Three Kings is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

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    George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube

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    American Soldiers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Eddie Della Siepe, James Gilbert, Zan Calabretta

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    No True Glory: Battle for Fall... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made
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    In the Valley of Elah is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Charlize Theron, James Franco, Susan Sarandon

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    Stop-Loss is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ryan Phillippe

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    The Messenger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Çetin Tekindor, Hümeyra, Cemal Hünal

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    Valley of the Wolves: Iraq is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Gary Busey, Tito Ortiz, Billy Zane

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    Redacted is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Don McKellar, Ohad Knoller, Abigail Savage

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    Grace Is Gone is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Marisa Tomei, John Cusack, Mary Kay Place

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    A Line in the Sand is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Ross Kemp, Kayvan Novak, Saskia Reeves

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    The Tiger and the Snow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Tom Waits, Jean Reno, Roberto Benigni

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    Hood of Horror is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

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    Snoop Dogg, Jason Alexander, Diamond Dallas Page

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    The Mark of Cain is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Barry Sloane, Michael Byrne, Brendan Coyle

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    Saving Jessica Lynch is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Michael Rooker, Laura Regan

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    The Four Horsemen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Iraq Movies Ever Made

    Joanna Douglas, Eddie Della Siepe, Zan Calabretta

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