Top 10 Greatest War Movies of All Time

Down below is the list of Greatest War Movies of All Time:

Inglourious Basterds (2009)

IMDB: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%

Plot: A few Jewish soldiers led by Allied officer Lt. Aldo Raine (Brad Pitt) go on an undercover mission to bring down the Nazi government as an act of retribution for the heinous crime committed against the Jewish community. They take the help of Bridget von Hammersmark, a German on-screen character, and covert operator, to cut down the pioneers of the Third Reich. Their destinies combine with theater proprietor Shosanna Dreyfus, who tries to avenge her family by planning to assassinate Nazi officers.

Top 10 Greatest War Movies of all Time

Testament of Youth (2014)

IMDB: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%

Plot: Based on the war memoir of the same name written by Vera Brittian, Testament of Youth is a moving and truly inspiring movie about the life of Vera, her brother, and their friends of how they served their country when the First World War began. Testament of Youth showed the audience how the women and the children left behind in the war coped with the loss of their loved ones, it made the audience empathize with them.

Top 10 Greatest War Movies of all Time

1917 (2019)

IMDB: 8.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%

Plot: During World War 1, two English soldiers Lance Cpl. Schofield (George MacKay) and Lance Cpl. Blake (Dean-Charles Chapman) are given orders to cross the enemy line and deliver a message to a general that could save the lives of 1600 men including that of Blake's older brother.

Top 10 Greatest War Movies of all Time

Lone Survivor (2013)

IMDB: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%

Plot: In 2005 Afghanistan, Navy SEALs Marcus Luttrell (Mark Wahlberg), Michael Murphy (Taylor Kitsch), Danny Dietz (Emile Hirsch) and Matthew "Hatchet" Axelson (Ben Foster) are sent on a mission to locate Taliban leader Ahmad Shah. But while carrying out their mission they are spotted by goatherds who inform the Taliban fighters about them resulting in a horrendous fight, in which the SEALs wind up miserably outmanned and outgunned.

Top 10 Greatest War Movies of all Time

Fury (2014)

IMDB: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%

Plot: In April 1945, the Allies are making their last push in the European theater. A battle-hardened Army sergeant named Don "Wardaddy" Collier (Brad Pitt), driving a Sherman tank and a five-man team embraces a destructive crucial foe line. Pitifully outnumbered, outgunned and burdened with an unpracticed officer (Logan Lerman) in their middle, Wardaddy, and his men face overpowering chances as they move to strike at the core of Nazi Germany.

Top 10 Greatest War Movies of all Time

Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

IMDB: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%

Plot: Hacksaw Ridge is based on a true story of Pfc. Desmond Doss (Andrew Garfield) who manages to save 75 lives in the Battle of Okinawa during World War 2 despite his refusal to bear arms due to his religious beliefs. For his act of bravery, he was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Top 10 Greatest War Movies of all Time

American Sniper (2014)

IMDB: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%

Plot: American Sniper is a true story based on the life of U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper) who even after returning home from the war in Iraq cannot let go of the horrors of war, making it difficult for him to adjust to normal life which further complicates his marriage and his life.

Top 10 Greatest War Movies of all Time

Braveheart (1995)

IMDB: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%

Plot: Braveheart follows the journey William Wallace (Mel Gibson) a Scottish patriot and a rebel who along with his clan revolt against the English and set out to battle King Edward 1 of England who kills the wife of William a day after their marriage. Braveheart went on to gross $210 million and also won 5 Oscars including Best Picture and Best Director.

Top 10 Greatest War Movies of all Time

Schindler's List (1993)

IMDB: 8.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 97%

Plot: Businessman Oskar Schindler (Liam Neeson) shows up in Krakow in 1939, prepared to make his fortune from World War II, which has recently begun. Subsequent to joining the Nazi party basically for political convenience, he sets up his processing plant with Jewish laborers for likewise even-minded reasons. At the point when the SS starts eradicating Jews in the Krakow ghetto, Schindler masterminds to have his laborers protected to keep his manufacturing plant running, but he soon realizes that he is saving innocent lives by keeping them hidden.

Top 10 Greatest War Movies of all Time

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

IMDB: 8.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%

Plot: Saving Private Ryan dives into the complex ethics of war. When a mother loses three of her four sons in combat, a special mission is developed to go out to save the surviving Private Ryan (Matt Damon) in Normandy before he becomes the final casualty that breaks a family apart. But in doing so, the mission risks the lives of the seven men sent to save him.

Top 10 Greatest War Movies of all Time

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