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The Best Movies About the Gulf War

Updated September 16, 2020 74 votes 26 voters 36.5k views10 items

Hare are the best Gulf War movie made. Some of them take place during operation Desert Storm or they reference it within the story. Vote up the movies you like the most on the list below and vote down any Gulf War movies you'd rather not watch again.

You can sort this Gulf War movies list by cast, year, director, or more. This Gulf War films list can also be copied in order to create your own list. The following list of Gulf War films also includes Gulf War movie titles that you can click on for more information on Gulf War films. These aren't only war movies, they are specifically Gulf War movies. 

If you like these movies, be sure to check out our list of the best Iraq war movies.

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    Jarhead

    Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Foxx

    Released2005

    Directed bySam Mendes

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    Courage Under Fire

    Meg Ryan, Matt Damon

    Released1996

    Directed byEdward Zwick

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  • Bravo Two Zero3
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    Bravo Two Zero

    Sean Bean, Ian Curtis

    Released1999

    Directed byTom Clegg

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  • Live from Baghdad4
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    Live from Baghdad

    Helena Bonham Carter, Michael Keaton

    Released2002

    Directed byMick Jackson

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  • The Finest Hour5
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    The Finest Hour

    Rob Lowe, Tracy Griffith

    Released1992

    Directed byShimon Dotan

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  • The Manchurian Candidate6
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    The Manchurian Candidate

    Meryl Streep, Liev Schreiber

    Released2004

    Directed byJonathan Demme

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  • Three Kings7
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    Three Kings

    George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg

    Released1999

    Directed byDavid O. Russell

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  • Most Wanted8
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    Most Wanted

    Jon Voight, Jill Hennessy

    Released1997

    Directed byDavid Hogan

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  • Thanks of a Grateful Nation9
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    Thanks of a Grateful Nation

    Jennifer Jason Leigh, Marg Helgenberger

    Released1998

    Directed byRod Holcomb

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  • Dawn of the World10
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    Dawn of the World

    Hiam Abbass, Hafsia Herzi

    Released2008

    Directed byAbbas Fahdel

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