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The very best war shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest war shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular war TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining war show of all time is. Don't let your favorite war television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of war television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

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Band of Brothers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Band of Brothers Scott Grimes, Damian Lewis, Ron Livingston

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The Pacific is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best War TV Shows
The Pacific Hugh Ambrose, Ed Tracy

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Generation Kill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Generation Kill Alexander Skarsgård, James Ransone, Lee Tergesen

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Vikings is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Vikings Travis Fimmel, Clive Standen, Gustaf Skarsgård

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M*A*S*H is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best War TV Shows
M*A*S*H Alan Alda, Wayne Rogers, Loretta Swi

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Combat! is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Combat! Vic Morrow, Rick Jason, Pierre Jalbert

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Tour of Duty is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Tour of Duty Terence Knox, Stephen Caffrey, Tony Becker

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Blackadder Goes Forth is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Blackadder Goes Forth Rowan Atkinson, Tony Robinson, Stephen Fry

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War and Remembrance is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best War TV Shows
War and Remembrance Sharon Stone, Jane Seymour, Robert Mitchum

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World War 1 in Colour is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Auschwitz: The Nazis and the '... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Auschwitz: The Nazis and the 'Final Solution' Linda Hunt, Linda Ellerbee, Samuel West

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Blood & Iron: The Story of the... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Parade's End is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Parade's End Benedict Cumberbatch, Rebecca Hall, Rupert Everett

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China Beach is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best War TV Shows
China Beach Dana Delany, Michael Boatman, Robert Picardo

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The War is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Once an Eagle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Once an Eagle Sam Elliott, Glenn Ford, Ralph Bellamy

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Legend of the Patriots is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Legend of the Patriots Kim Roi-ha, Lee Deok-hwa, Choi Soo-jong

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American Experience is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best War TV Shows
American Experience David McCullough, David Ogden Stiers, Michael Murphy

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Liberty!: The American Revolut... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Liberty!: The American Revolution Victor Garber, Donna Murphy, Edward Herrmann

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Anne Frank: The Whole Story is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Anne Frank: The Whole Story Ben Kingsley, Brenda Blethyn, Lili Taylor

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Holocaust is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Holocaust Meryl Streep, Ian Holm, Michael Moriarty

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The Civil War is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best War TV Shows
The Civil War Morgan Freeman, Jeremy Irons, Sam Waterston

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Spyforce is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Spyforce Jack Thompson, Peter Sumner, Redmond Phillips

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World War II The Last Heroes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Beau Geste is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Beau Geste Christopher Malcolm, Anthony Calf, John Forgeham

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Shaka Zulu is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Shaka Zulu Christopher Lee, Trevor Howard, Edward Fox

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The Last Englishman is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Days of honor is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Days of honor Weronika Rosati, Daniel Olbrychski, Danuta Stenka

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The Challenge is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Cambodia Year Ten is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Hell in the Pacific is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Vietnam: A Television History is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Three Kings is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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The White Horse is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best War TV Shows
The White Horse Veronika Izotova, Vladimir Simonov, Gennadi Glagolev

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War and Peace is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best War TV Shows
War and Peace Anthony Hopkins, Alan Dobie, Morag Hood

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War is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best War TV Shows
War

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2009 A True Story is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Real Military Videos is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Mother Flew Away as a Kite is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Czterej pancerni i pies is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Czterej pancerni i pies Pola Raksa, Janusz Gajos, Franciszek Pieczka

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Taiwan 1895 is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Taiwan 1895 Pan Hong

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Soldiers of Freedom is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Soldiers of Freedom Vladlen Davydov, Horst Preusker, Stefan Getsov

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The Great War and the Shaping ... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best War TV Shows
The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century Liam Neeson, Helen Mirren, Helena Bonham Carter

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Hogan's Heroes is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Hogan's Heroes Bob Crane, Werner Klemperer, John Banner

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Friendly Fire is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Friendly Fire Ned Beatty

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Jenny's War is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Jenny's War Elke Sommer, Dyan Cannon, Nigel Hawthorne

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Nine Lives of Nestor Makhno is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Shot Through the Heart is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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The Great Wall of Iron is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best War TV Shows

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Zipang is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best War TV Shows
Zipang Tetsu Inada, Yusaku Yara, Naru Kawamoto