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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Tiger Raid is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Tiger Raid Sofia Boutella, Brian Gleeson, Damien Molony

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Three Kings is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube
Three Kings is a 1999 satirical comedy film written and directed by David O. Russell from a story by John Ridley about a men taking gold that takes place during the 1991 Iraqi uprising against ...more

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

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Allied is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
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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Soldiers of the Damned is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Soldiers of the Damned Gil Darnell, Miriam Cooke, Lucas Hansen

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The Way Back is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
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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Flyboys is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
James Franco, Jean Reno, Philip Winchester
Flyboys is a 2006 British-American drama film set during WWI, starring James Franco, Martin Henderson, Jean Reno, Jennifer Decker, David Ellison, Abdul Salis, Philip Winchester, and Tyler ...more

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Windtalkers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Nicolas Cage, Mark Ruffalo, Christian Slater
Windtalkers is a 2002 American film directed and produced by John Woo, and starring Nicolas Cage and Adam Beach. The film was released in the United States on June 14, 2002.

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The Kill Team is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
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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Rescue Dawn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Christian Bale, Steve Zahn, Jeremy Davies
Rescue Dawn is a 2006 American drama film directed by Werner Herzog, based on an adapted screenplay written from his 1997 documentary film Little Dieter Needs to Fly. The film stars Christian ...more

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The Messenger is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Steve Buscemi, Woody Harrelson, Jena Malone
The Messenger is a 2009 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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Tangerines is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Tangerines Lembit Ulfsak, Elmo Nüganen, Raivo Trass
Tangerines is a 2013 Estonian-Georgian film, directed, produced and written by Zaza Urushadze. The film carries a pacifist message and examines wartime realities regarding the meaning of how to ...more

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Boots on the Ground is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Boots on the Ground Ian Virgo, Tom Ainsley, Ryan McParland

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Born on the Fourth of July is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Born on the Fourth of July, published in 1976, is the best selling autobiography by Ron Kovic, a Vietnam veteran who became an activist. Kovic was born on July 4, 1946, and his book's ironic ...more

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Man Down is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Man Down Shia LaBeouf, Jai Courtney, Gary Oldman
Man Down is a 2015 American war thriller drama film directed by Dito Montiel and written by Adam G. Simon. The film follows a Marine who returns from Afghanistan to find his hometown devastated ...more

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Delta Farce is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
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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No Place on Earth is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
Dániel Hegedüs, Péter Balázs Kiss, Katalin Lábán
No Place on Earth is a 2012 documentary film directed by Janet Tobias.

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Universal Soldier is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
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) 19 on the list The Best War Movies Streaming on Hulu
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) 20 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.