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The Honors of War (1961)
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The Honors of War (1961)
Original name: Les honneurs de la guerre
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This is August 1944. In France the times are uncertain and some places can be in turns liberated by the Allies and reclaimed by the Occupiers. The place is Nanteuil, a provincial town. The German troops present there are exhausted and leaderless and have offered the inhabitants to surrender. Exhilarated, the people from Nanteuil celebrate the event loudly and merrily but ...a bit prematurely. What they do not know is that a German officer has arrived and undertaken to galvanize the demoralized troops into resuming fighting...
Plot: village, world war two, military, partisan, soldier, u.s. army, american soldier, german soldier, wehrmacht, liberation, french soldier, nazi soldier, uniform
Time: year 1944

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War Pigs (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A rag tag unit of misfits known as the War Pigs must go behind enemy lines to exterminate Nazis by any means necessary.
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: nazi hunter, world war two, battles, military, soldier, nazi, american soldier, u.s. army, behind enemy lines, anti nazi, swat team, wartime ...
Time: year 1944, 20th century, 1940s
Place: france
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From Hell to Victory (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
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Plot: world war two, battles, soldier, commando mission, combat, commando unit, french soldier, childhood, commando, nazi, german soldier, war violence ...
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Breakthrough (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Starting in late May 1944, during the German retreat on the Eastern Front, Captain Stransky (Helmut Griem) orders Sergeant Steiner (Richard Burton) to blow up a railway tunnel to prevent Russian forces from using it. Steiner's platoon fails in ...
Plot: eastern front, world war two, assassination, troops, general, american soldier, surrender, occupied france, battles, weapons, human, hitler ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, 20th century
Place: normandy, france, paris france
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Check Passed: No Mines (1965)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia, Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: October 20, 1944, Belgrade was liberated by Red Army and Tito's partisans. But the capital of Yugoslavia is still fraught with danger - retreating aggressor mined the city . A special partisan squad goes into underground maze of tunnels to find ...
Plot: world war two, red army, partisan, landmine, soldier, minefield, army, uniform, danger
Time: year 1944
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film looks through the eyes of the German offense during World War II, specifically a German tank crew who, after losing a battle, struggle to get home.
Plot: tank, world war two, german soldier, u.s. army, bombing
Time: 1940s
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Hell Is for Heroes (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: World War II drama where the action centers around a single maneuver by a squad of GIs in retaliation against the force of the German Siegfried line. Reese joins a group of weary GIs unexpectedly ordered back into the line when on their way to a ...
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Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: germany, france, europe
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Weekend at Dunkirk (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In June 1940, during the Dunkirk evacuation of Allied troops to England, French sergeant Julien Maillat and his men debate whether to evacuate to Britain or stay and fight the German troops that are closing-in from all directions. - from IMDB
Plot: world war two, french army, airplane, death, rape, priest, beach, seaside, parachute, church, boat, dune ...
Time: year 1940
Place: dunkirk, english channel, flanders
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Genre: Drama, War
Country: Albania
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Germans come amid snow and winter. In the village only people remained are women, that fight until wounded partisans, sheltered in the village, will retreat deeper and snow will cover their tracks. Face to face with the Germans and their control of ...
Plot: village, world war two, winter, woman, war, husband wife relationship, nazi, partisan, german army, german soldier, german occupation, family relations ...
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Duration: 82 min.
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Twilight (2006)
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Duration: 100 min.
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Country: Germany
Duration: 173 min.
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Duration: 118 min.
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Place: spain
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Genre: Action, Drama, War
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Duration: 60 min.
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Style: serious, realistic
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