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List of R-Rated war movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated war movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated War movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated war movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated War movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated War films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated War film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

Examples of movies on this list: Saving Private Ryan, Schindler's List and many more.

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Saving Private Ryan Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Vin Diesel

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Braveheart is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R-Rated War Movies
Braveheart Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Brendan Gleeson

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Apocalypse Now Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall

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Full Metal Jacket is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated War Movies
Full Metal Jacket Stanley Kubrick, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey

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Black Hawk Down Ewan McGregor, Tom Hardy, Orlando Bloom

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Schindler's List is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated War Movies
Schindler's List Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley

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300 Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey

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We Were Soldiers Mel Gibson, Lyndon B. Johnson, Jon Hamm

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Platoon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R-Rated War Movies
Platoon Johnny Depp, Charlie Sheen, Willem Dafoe

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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R-Rated War Movies
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Clint Eastwood, Viggo Mortensen, Mark Strong

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The Hurt Locker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R-Rated War Movies
The Hurt Locker Evangeline Lilly, Ralph Fiennes, Jeremy Renner

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Inglourious Basterds is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best R-Rated War Movies
Inglourious Basterds Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Diane Kruger

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The Pianist Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Emilia Fox

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Das Boot Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Uwe Ochsenknecht

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Pan's Labyrinth Doug Jones, Ivana Baquero, Sergi López i Ayats

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Good Morning, Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R-Rated War Movies
Good Morning, Vietnam Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, J. T. Walsh

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The Deer Hunter Meryl Streep, Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken

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Glory is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R-Rated War Movies
Glory Morgan Freeman, Denzel Washington, Matthew Broderick

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Atonement Keira Knightley, Benedict Cumberbatch, Saoirse Ronan

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Enemy at the Gates Rachel Weisz, Jude Law, Ed Harris

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The Last King of Scotland Kerry Washington, Gillian Anderson, James McAvoy

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The Patriot Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, Logan Lerman

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The Last of the Mohicans Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Pete Postlethwaite

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The Killing Fields John Malkovich, Craig T. Nelson, Sam Waterston

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Hamburger Hill Don Cheadle, Dylan McDermott, Courtney B. Vance

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Letters from Iwo Jima Ken Watanabe, Ryan Kelley, Kazunari Ninomiya

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Rambo Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Graham McTavish

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Apocalypse Now Redux Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall

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Troy Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Rose Byrne

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Downfall Alexandra Lara, Bruno Ganz, Thomas Kretschmann

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The Last Samurai Tom Cruise, Billy Connolly, Timothy Spall

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MASH Robert Duvall, Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould

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Flags of Our Fathers Paul Walker, Ryan Phillippe, Jamie Bell

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Rambo: First Blood Part II Sylvester Stallone, Charles Napier, Richard Crenna

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Cross of Iron James Coburn, David Warner, Senta Berger

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The Delta Force Chuck Norris, Lee Marvin, Shelley Winters

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Coming Home Jane Fonda, Jon Voight, Bruce Dern

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Three Kings George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube

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Windtalkers Nicolas Cage, Mark Ruffalo, Christian Slater

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Blood Diamond Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly, Michael Sheen

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The Thin Red Line George Clooney, John Travolta, Sean Penn

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The Big Red One Mark Hamill, Lee Marvin, Robert Carradine

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Legends of the Fall Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Julia Ormond

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The English Patient Willem Dafoe, Ralph Fiennes, Colin Firth

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Rob Roy Liam Neeson, Jessica Lange, John Hurt

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Courage Under Fire Meg Ryan, Matt Damon, Denzel Washington

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No Man's Land Simon Callow, Rene Bitorajac, Katrin Cartlidge

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The Kingdom Jennifer Garner, Minka Kelly, Jamie Foxx

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Ravenous Jeffrey Jones, Guy Pearce, Robert Carlyle

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The Great Raid James Franco, Sam Worthington, Connie Nielsen