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Wars on Screen

War Movies
589 votersThe Top 25 Must-See Quintessential War MoviesWhen it comes to impactful stories embroiled with action and emotion, you need look no further than war movies. Whether they are d...
Entertainment
418 voters12 Things That War Movies Actually Get RightWar movies are infamous for taking creative liberties with their action sequences and characterizations. However, there are some w...
Historical Entertainment
39.1k votersThe 50+ Best War Movies Ever Made, RankedFrom classics like Saving Private Ryan to newer entries like Dunkirk and 1917, this list ranks the best movies about war, battles,...
War Movies
38.3k viewsHow Accurate Was The Depiction Of The Vietnam War In 'Forrest Gump'?Even decades after its original release, Forrest Gump remains a divisive film. Some see the movie as a classic American fable, whi...
War Movies
7.4k voters12 Small - But Accurate - Details From 'Saving Private Ryan'Praised for its accuracy and emotion-evoking realism, Saving Private Ryan offers a look at the horrors of WWII. In one of the earl...
Tropes
16.7k votersThe Dumbest Things Movies Have Us Believe About WWIIIf Hollywood has taught the world anything about WWII, it’s that America won it single handedly, and they did so with some serious...
Historical Entertainment
47.6k votersBrutal War Movies That Absolutely Got It RightWar is a terrible, awe-inspiring monster that’s fascinated filmmakers almost as long as movies have existed. The valor displayed b...
Weapons
169.5k viewsHistorical Inaccuracies In ‘American Sniper’Navy SEAL Chris Kyle earned the nickname "The Legend" for his service in Iraq. With 160 confirmed hits during the conflict, Kyle b...
Debunking
2.2k votersThe 12 Most Inaccurate War Movies Ever MadeMovies have always been given considerable creative liberties when retelling real-life events. When it comes to the most inaccurat...
Streaming
3.3k votersSmall But Poignant Details Fans Noticed In 'Band Of Brothers'Though it first aired in 2001, HBO's Band of Brothers remains an extremely popular series, with fans across the internet attesting...
Historical Entertainment
1.7k votersThe Best Movies About Historical BattlesSome ancient battles are ones for the history books - and the historical films. The best historical war battle movies make the hor...
Debunking
477.2k viewsAll The Historical Inaccuracies In Michael Bay's 'Pearl Harbor'No one goes to watch a Michael Bay movie expecting historical accuracy. But the chasm between Pearl Harbor the movie and real Pear...
Military
947 votersScenes From 'Band of Brothers' That Are Surprisingly AccurateSure, it's a highly-regarded prestige drama about one of the most impactful events in human history, but is Band of Brothers histo...
Pop Culture
159 votersActors In War Movies Who Are Way Older Than The Actual SoldiersWhen it comes to Hollywood films, and especially films based on historical events, actors are often cast based on whether they're ...
World History
32.2k votersThe Greatest World War II Movies of All TimeThe best World War 2 movies remind us that perhaps no single event has had a greater impact on the future of filmmaking than World...
Best Movies
632 voters25+ Fantastic Pre-Modern War Movies That Take Place a Long Time AgoPre-modern war movies feature epic battles and hand-to-hand combat to create some of the bloodiest wars ever caught on film. The t...
Historical Entertainment
957 votersThe Best Iraq War MoviesThe best Iraq War movies ever made with posters, ranked by film fans. Movies about Iraq war on this list take place in the early 2...
Civil War
3.5k votersThe Best US Civil War Movies Ever MadeHere are all the best films about the US Civil War. The American Civil War remains the bloodiest war in American history, resultin...
History
1.7k votersThe Best American Revolution MoviesHere is a list of the best movies ever made about the American Revolution. These films all depict the events of the Revolutionary ...
Westerns
129 votersThe Best Movies About the Mexican RevolutionThe list below is a full list of all the Mexican Revolution movies ever made. The following Mexican Revolution movies list may be ...