Wounded soldier movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant wounded soldier movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, tense, suspense, sincere and captivating films and TV shows about / with wounded soldier, soldier, world war two, military, war, death, friendship, rifle, gun and battles plots mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as wounded soldier: The Beguiled (2017), Forrest Gump (1994), The Wall (2017), A Bridge Too Far (1977), Atonement (2007), Unknown Soldier (2018), A Russian Youth (2019), The King's Choice (2016), Benediction (2021), Mercy Street (2016).

List of wounded soldier movies

The Beguiled (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school, young women take in an injured enemy soldier. As they provide refuge and tend to his wounds, the house is taken over with sexual tension and dangerous rivalries, and taboos are broken in ...
Style: suspense, sexy, gothic, romantic, cerebral ...
Plot: union soldier, american civil war, girls' school, wounded soldier, sexual tension, seduction, girl, civil war, southern belle, confederate soldier, teacher, murder ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: virginia
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Forrest Gump (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events - in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. Yet, despite all the things he has attained, his one true love eludes ...
Style: inspirational, touching, feel good, sincere, dramatic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, family outing, teens, chick flick ...
Plot: love, mentally challenged, life philosophy, philosophy, vietnam war, destiny, human spirit, rise to the top, journey, selflessness, courage, life & death ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam, alabama, new york ...
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The Wall (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An American sniper and his spotter engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game with an Iraqi sniper.
Style: suspense, serious, tense, rough, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: sniper, iraq war, american soldier, marines, soldier, desert, deception, wounded soldier, taunting, trapped, murder, bad guy wins ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iraq
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A Bridge Too Far (1977)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A Bridge Too Far tells the story of Operation Market Garden, the failed attempt by the allies to end the war quickly by securing three bridges in Holland and allowing access over the Rhine into Germany. A combination of poor allied intelligence and ...
Style: epic, realistic, suspense, intense, serious ...
Plot: war, world war two, behind enemy lines, tank, military, army, courage, allies, nazi, u.s. army, paratrooper, plan gone wrong ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, england, poland, netherlands ...
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Atonement (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: As a 13-year-old, fledgling writer Briony Tallis irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.
Style: touching, emotional, heartbreaking, sad, dramatic ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: world war two, wartime, redemption, love and romance, tragic love, war, injustice, unfulfilled love, forbidden love, love story, love, false accusation ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 50s, victorian era, 20th century ...
Place: england, dunkirk, london, europe
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Unknown Soldier (2018)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 270 min.
TV show
Story: The Unknown Soldier miniseries expands the story of the 2017 film of the same name. The World War II series based on Väinö Linna's classic novel closely follows a machine gun company of the Finnish Army on the Karelian front during the ...
Plot: world war two, nazi germany, soldier, military, patriotism, friendship, army, wounded soldier, death, wounded, trench warfare, human ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: ussr, finland
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A Russian Youth (2019)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The First World war was a tragedy that launched a series of severe tests for the Russian people: revolution, civil war, famine, political repression, the Second World war. And all this fell on one generation of people. What courage and patience did ...
Plot: community, world war one, young man, captivity, wounded soldier, retreat, eastern front, field hospital, young soldier, russian soldier, pow, chemical weapon ...
Time: 1910s
Place: russia
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The King's Choice (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Ireland
Duration: 133 min.
Story: On 9 April 1940, German soldiers arrive in the city of Oslo. The King of Norway faces a choice that will change his country forever. The King's Choice is a story about the three most dramatic days in Norway's history, the royal ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, melancholic, suspense ...
Plot: world war two, royal family, democracy, evacuation, wehrmacht, invasion, german occupation, king, hitler, crown prince, father son relationship, roadblock ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940
Place: norway, eastern europe, scandinavia, oslo norway
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Benediction (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The story of soldier and poet Siegfried Sassoon (1886–1967), who was decorated for bravery on the Western Front, and is best remembered for his angry and compassionate poems about the First World War, which brought him public and critical acclaim. ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, captivating, queer cinema, gay cinema
Plot: world war one, gay, poet, soldier, historical figure, lgbt, self awareness, writer's life, writers, changing lives, bravery, emotionally unstable ...
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Mercy Street (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the lives of two volunteer nurses on opposing sides of the Civil War - New England abolitionist Mary Phinney and Confederate supporter Emma Green. Based on true stories and set in a Union hospital in the occupied Confederate city of ...
Style: suspense, psychological, sincere, tense, gothic ...
Plot: american civil war, nurse, military life, female doctor, fight for supremacy, physician, female soldier, doctors, wounded, wound, kindness, rivals ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
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Vengeance Is Mine (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Johnny Forest, bounty hunter, attempts to carry out his mother's dying wish that he bring in his outlaw brother, Clint, alive. On the run from Jurago, a former partner he has crossed, Clint accepts Johnny's help, and agrees to surrender ...
Plot: bounty hunter, cowboy, brother vs brother, wounded soldier, revenge, brother brother relationship, horse riding, flashback, criminal, corpse, heist, assault ...
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My Way Home (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the final days of World War II, a young Hungarian is making his way home, through countryside full of the debris of war, when he is captures and imprisoned by Russians. Left in the custody of a young Russian soldier, the two youths form a ...
Style: political
Plot: world war two, female nudity, train, young soldier, wounded soldier, coming of age, boy, friendship, loss of friend, bolshevik, male nudity, student ...
Place: hungary
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Down River (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Four soldiers trapped behind enemy lines must confront their fears and desires while finding a way back to their battalion.
Style: suspense, tense, serious, exciting, semi autobiographical ...
Plot: war criminal, behind enemy lines, gas mask, 20 year old, truck, fictional war, 18 year old, bosnian war, survival, military, murder, prisoner ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: congo, vietnam, germany, normandy, cambodia
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Allies (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: August 1944 two months after D-Day, the Allies are advancing across France. A team of British and American commandos are dropped behind enemy lines on a secret mission to ambush a German Officer and steal maps charting the location of the enemy ...
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, tense
Plot: world war two, military, soldier, secret mission, survival, friendship, battles, war, summer, suicide, wounded soldier, traitor ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: france
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In Harm's Way (1965)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: A naval officer reprimanded after Pearl Harbor is later promoted to rear admiral and gets a second chance to prove himself against the Japanese.
Style: realistic, factual, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: war, world war two, naval battle, wartime, naval officer, father son relationship, adultery, u.s. navy, military life, suicide, marital infidelity, military ...
Time: year 1941, year 1942
Place: pearl harbor, hawaii, san francisco, polynesia, pacific ocean
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Corn Island (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Georgia, Germany, France, Czech Republic, Kazakhstan, Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Inguri River forms a natural border dividing Georgia from Abkhazia. One of the spring floods has created a little island in the middle of the river, as if made for the cultivation of corn. At least, this is the belief of an old peasant, whose ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: island, teenage girl, military, grandfather granddaughter relationship, female nudity, family relations, wartime life, building a house, elderly, golden years, life is a bitch, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia (former ussr), georgia
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The World According to Garp (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Based on the John Irving novel, this film chronicles the life of T S Garp, and his mother, Jenny. Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer, Jenny writes a feminist manifesto at an opportune time, and finds herself as a magnet for all ...
Style: touching, clever, humorous, ironic, macabre ...
Plot: writers, transsexual, single mother, wrestling, psychology, coming of age, dysfunctional family, lgbtq, writer's life, magic realism, lgbt, female nudity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york
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Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (1983)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, New Zealand, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In 1942, British soldier Jack Celliers comes to a japanese prison camp. The camp is run by Yonoi, who has a firm belief in discipline, honour and glory. In his view, the allied prisoners are cowards when they chose to surrender instead of commiting ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, psychological, realistic, dramatic ...
Plot: world war two, pow, war crime, prison, anti war, christmas, war, samurai, japanese occupation, imperial japan, prisoner of war camp, british ...
Time: 1940s, 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1936 ...
Place: asia, tokyo, japan, australia, indonesia
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Strayed (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fleeing the June 1940 arrival of Hitler's army in Paris, a young war widow and her two children are rescued from dive-bombing German fighters by a cocky, reckless teenager. He finds them refuge in an abandoned house, but despite the fact that ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, suspenseful, erotic ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, world war two, older woman teenage boy sex, wartime life, refugee, male nudity, survival, friendship, life is a bitch, love affair, teenage life, romance ...
Time: 1940s
Place: paris france, france, riviera, nice france, europe
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Dear John (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Sergeant John Tyree is home on a 2 week leave from Germany. He meets Savannah after he dives into the ocean to retrieve Savannah's purse that had fallen off the pier. John falls in love with Savannah who is a student on spring break helping ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, emotional, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: romance, love, love and romance, love story, true love, love affair, couples, couple relations, fall in love, lovers reunited, young love, soldier ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001
Place: north carolina, south carolina, usa
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Renoir (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Côte d’Azur. 1915. In his twilight years, Pierre-Auguste Renoir is tormented by the loss of his wife, the pains of arthritic old age and the terrible news that his son Jean has been wounded in action. But when a young girl miraculously enters ...
Style: sincere, touching, scenic, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: painter, famous painting, painting, art, artist, self discovery, fall in love, love and romance, father son relationship, world war one, old age, inspiration ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1915
Place: cote d'azur, france, europe, south of france
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Platoon (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: As a young and naive recruit in Vietnam, Chris Taylor faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.
Style: rough, realistic, disturbing, epic, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, soldier, battlefield, squad, battles, jungle warfare, combat, war, jungle, anti war, infantry ...
Time: year 1967, 60s, year 1968, 20th century
Place: vietnam, the philippines, southeast asia, asia
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Steps Through the Mist (1967)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 73 min.
Story: After breaking the enemy's rings, a partisan batch is left only with three wounded and two healthy fighters. Through his binoculars, the German captain Anders monitors the surviving soldiers who are walking through the fog in an effort to reach ...
Style: epic
Plot: world war two, partisan, fog, wounded soldier, ghost, friend, fear, death, battles, fight, extortion, wound ...
Place: former yugoslavia, bosnia
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Sign of the Beast (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set during the Second World War in the Finnish war zone.
Plot: world war two, nazi germany, war propaganda, frustration, writers, sniper, deserter, german officer, wounded soldier, nazi officer, retreat, field hospital ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: finland
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The Last Rescue (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: World World II: Shortly after D-Day, three American soldiers and two Army Corps nurses are stranded behind enemy lines. They take a high-ranking German officer as their prisoner and try to orchestrate an escape.
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: world war two, escape, evacuation, rescue, field hospital, bravery, d day, soldier, friendship, held captive, rivalry, tank ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: france
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Everyman's War (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No one in high command believed that German forces would attack in the sub zero temperatures and near blizzard conditions. As the pre-dawn attack comes, with communications down Sgt. Smith is left with no choice but to make his way through enemy ...
Style: uplifting, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: world war two, military, soldier, against the odds, military life, infantrymen, battle zone, heroes, small town, war, historical event, battles ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
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No Man's Land (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: France, Italy, Belgium, UK, Slovenia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two soldiers from opposite sites get stuck between the front lines in the same trench. The UN is asked to free them and both sides agree on a ceasefire, but will they stick to it?
Style: thought provoking, bleak, harsh, political, talky ...
Plot: anti war, politics, bosnian war, survival, intrigue, war, un, soldier, bomb, dishonesty, military, human nature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1993
Place: serbia, bosnia herzegovina, eastern europe, bosnia, former yugoslavia ...
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Unknown Soldier (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland, Belgium, Iceland
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film follows Finnish army machine gun company in Continuation War against Soviet Union, 1941–1944. Based on Väinö Linna's best selling novel Tuntematon Sotilas (The Unknown Soldier) and the novel's uncensored version, Sotaromaani ...
Style: suspenseful, sincere, disturbing, psychological, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, infantry, military, eastern front, friendship, soldier, friend, husband wife relationship, battles, insubordination, firing squad, heroes ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1942, year 1944, year 1943
Place: finland, ussr
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Point of No Return (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The love story of a Soviet officer wounded in battle and the woman who shelters him during the German occupation of the Great Patriotic War. Multifaceted and ambiguous, this film spans twenty years of love, joy, and sorrow.
Plot: world war two, desperation, husband wife relationship, widow, son, drunkenness, love, teacher, school, motorcycle, unrequited love, happiness ...
Place: ussr
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Flavia the Heretic (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a cult besieges her convent, a young nun goes with an army of Muslims to destroy the convent and kill who wronged her.
Style: disturbing, gothic, slasher, erotic, scary ...
Plot: convent, torture, catholic, religion, erotica, feminist, violent, medieval, devil, cult, exploitation, injustice ...
Time: 15th century, 13th century, middle ages
Place: southern italy, italy, europe, xian
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