Life, death, love, and devotion are at the heart of great war movies. 2019 is set to be a year full of fantastic war movies with films about World War II, Vietnam, and soldiers fighting in Afghanistan scheduled for release. Many of the best 2019 war movies feature all-star casts of award-winning actors and actresses along with accomplished directors.
What films will you find on this list of new war movies in 2019? The 1942 Battle of Midway is depicted in Roland Emmerich's film Midway. Woody Harrelson, Luke Evans, Aaron Eckhart, and more are featured as members of the movie's cast. The Last Full Measure tells the story of a Pentagon investigator who fights to honor a Vietnam War medic.
The Outpost follows a team of U.S. soldiers battling against Taliban fighters in Afghanistan. Other 2019 war movies include Radegund and The Painted Bird.
Which 2019 war movie do you think deserves the top spot on this list? Vote up your favorites out of these new war movies.
Tolkien is a 2019 American biographical drama film directed by Dome Karukoski. An orphaned author (Nicholas Hoult) finds friendship, love and artistic inspiration among a group of fellow outcasts at school. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins, Colm Meaney, Tom Glynn-Carney, Anthony Boyle
Directed by: Dome Karukoski
The Eight Hundred is a 2019 Chinese war film directed by Hu Guan. In 1937, eight hundred Chinese soldiers fight under siege from a warehouse in the middle of the Shanghai battlefield, completely surrounded by the Japanese army. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Yi Zhang, Chen Yao, Haoming Yu
Directed by: Hu Guan
Jacob's Ladder is a 2019 American psychological horror film directed by David M. Rosenthal, and a remake of the 1990 movie. After returning home from the Vietnam War, veteran Jacob Singer struggles to maintain his sanity as he struggles with disturbing hallucinations and violent flashbacks. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Michael Ealy, Jesse Williams, Nicole Beharie, Karla Souza, Guy Burnet
Directed by: David M. Rosenthal
The Aftermath is a 2019 British-German-American drama film directed by James Kent, based on the novel by Rhidian Brook. Post World War II, a British colonel (Jason Clarke) and his wife (Keira Knightley) are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German (Alexander Skarsgard) who previously owned the house. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Alexander Skarsgård, Keira Knightley, Jason Clarke, Alexander Scheer
Directed by: James Kent