Hulu The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu  

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Despite the heavy subject matter, war movies are a wildly entertaining genre, allowing us to recount history's tales of heroes and monsters. The best war movies streaming on Hulu are gripping, intelligent, and sometimes even triumphant.  

Have you ever imagined what it would have been like if Germany had won World War II? Thanks to Alan Turing and England's cracking of Enigma, the secret Nazi code in which Germany communicated all their attack plans, we'll never have to know. Whether you're a fan of World War II, Vietnam, or just military and war in general, you'll find a great list of war movies here on Hulu. Such titles include Tunnel Rats, Saints and Soldiers, and Allied, among plenty of others. 

Vote up the best war movies streaming on Hulu below and feel free to add any others that may be missing from the list.

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Saints and Soldiers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Saints and Soldiers Larry Bagby, Kirby Heyborne, Corbin Allred A Mormon sniper and an atheist medic clash as their platoon struggles to survive behind Nazi lines. Saints and Soldiers is a 2003 religious-themed war drama film directed by Ryan Little and starring Corbin Allred, Alexander Niver, Kirby Heyborne, Lawrence Bagby, and Peter Asle Holden. It is ...more

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Tunnel Rats is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Tunnel Rats Nate Parker, Michael Paré, Wilson Bethel A special U.S combat unit trained in underground warfare is sent on a mission to hunt and kill Viet Cong resistance forces in the endless networks of tunnels in the jungles of Cu Chi. Tunnel Rats, also known as 1968 Tunnel Rats, is a 2008 German-Canadian war suspense film written and directed by Uwe Boll. The film is based on the factual duties of tunnel rats during the ...more

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Brothers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Brothers Natalie Portman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Carey Mulligan Brothers is a 2009 American psychological war thriller and a remake of Susanne Bier's 2004 Danish film Brødre, which takes place in Afghanistan and Denmark. The film stars Tobey Maguire, ...more

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The Kill Team is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Kill Team The Kill Team is a 2013 documentary drama film written by Dan Krauss, Lawrence Lerew, Linda Davis and directed by Dan Krauss.

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Tiger Raid is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Tiger Raid Sofia Boutella, Brian Gleeson, Damien Molony

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Black Hawk Down is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Black Hawk Down Ewan McGregor, Tom Hardy, Orlando Bloom Black Hawk Down is a 2001 American-British war film directed by Ridley Scott. It is an adaptation of the 1999 book of the same name by Mark Bowden based on his series of articles published in ...more

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Boots on the Ground is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Boots on the Ground Ian Virgo, Tom Ainsley, Ryan McParland

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Charlie Wilson's War is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Charlie Wilson's War Julia Roberts, Amy Adams, Tom Hanks Charlie Wilson's War is a 2007 American biographical comedy-drama film, recounting the true story of U.S. Congressman Charlie Wilson who partnered with CIA operative Gust Avrakotos to launch ...more

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Allied is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Allied Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard, Jared Harris Allied is a 2016 World War II romantic thriller film directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Steven Knight. It stars Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard as an intelligence officer and resistance ...more

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Lawrence of Arabia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Lawrence of Arabia Omar Sharif, Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness Lawrence of Arabia is a 1962 British epic adventure drama film based on the life of T. E. Lawrence. It was directed by David Lean and produced by Sam Spiegel through his British company, Horizon ...more

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The Way Back is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Way Back Colin Farrell, Saoirse Ronan, Ed Harris The Way Back is a 2010 epic drama film directed by Peter Weir, from a screenplay by Weir and Keith Clarke. The film is inspired by The Long Walk, the memoir by former Polish POW Sławomir Rawicz, ...more

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Iron Sky is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Iron Sky Charlie Chaplin, Udo Kier, Julia Dietze Iron Sky is a 2012 Finnish-Australian-German comic science fiction action film directed by Timo Vuorensola and written by Johanna Sinisalo and Michael Kalesniko. It tells the story of a group of ...more

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The Fourth War is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Fourth War Roy Scheider, Harry Dean Stanton, Jürgen Prochnow The Fourth War is a 1990 film directed by John Frankenheimer, set in late 1980s Berlin. Its title stems from a famous quote by Albert Einstein: "I cannot predict how the Third World War ...more

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Delta Farce is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Delta Farce Larry the Cable Guy, Danny Trejo, Lisa Lampanelli Delta Farce is a 2007 spoof/comedy released by Lions Gate Entertainment on May 11, 2007. It is directed by C. B. Harding and stars Bill Engvall, Larry the Cable Guy, DJ Qualls and Danny Trejo. ...more

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The Messenger is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Messenger Steve Buscemi, Woody Harrelson, Jena Malone The Messenger is a 2009 war drama film starring Ben Foster, Woody Harrelson, Steve Buscemi, Jena Malone, and Samantha Morton. It is the directorial debut of Oren Moverman, who also wrote the ...more

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No Place on Earth is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
No Place on Earth Dániel Hegedüs, Péter Balázs Kiss, Katalin Lábán No Place on Earth is a 2012 documentary film directed by Janet Tobias.

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Behind Enemy Lines is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
P.O.W. - The Escape David Carradine, Mako Iwamatsu, Steve James Behind Enemy Lines is a 1986 American action film directed by Gideon Amir and starring David Carradine. It is set in the context of the Vietnam War POW/MIA issue where Colonel Cooper, an ...more

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Soldiers of the Damned is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Soldiers of the Damned Gil Darnell, Miriam Cooke, Lucas Hansen

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Universal Soldier is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Universal Soldier Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundren, Jerry Orbach Universal Soldier is a 1992 American science fiction action film directed by Roland Emmerich. The film stars Jean-Claude Van Damme and Dolph Lundgren as soldiers who kill each other in Vietnam ...more

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How I Live Now is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
How I Live Now Saoirse Ronan, Anna Chancellor, George MacKay How I Live Now is a 2013 British drama film based on the 2004 novel of the same name by Meg Rosoff, directed by Kevin Macdonald and script written by Tony Grisoni, Jeremy Brock and Penelope ...more

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My Best Enemy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
My Best Enemy Marthe Keller, Rainer Bock, Moritz Bleibtreu My Best Enemy is a 2011 comedy drama film written by Paul Hengge and Wolfgang Murnberger and directed by Wolfgang Murnberger.