Frontline movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant frontline movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, epic, rough and bleak films and TV shows about / with frontline, soldier, military, war, military life, world war two, world war one, battles, anti war and death plots mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
frontline movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as frontline: In Praise of Older Women (1997), Wrota Europy (1999), Adama (2015), Silent Night (2002), The Girl and the General (1967), Many Wars Ago (1970), The Alive and the Dead (1964), Welcome in Vienna (1986), War Hunt (1962), Downfall (2004).

List of frontline movies

In Praise of Older Women (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the turmoil of the Spanish Civil War, a young man comes of age sexually, through a string of relationships with a wide range of mature, older women.
Style: sincere, sentimental, sexual, sexy, touching ...
Plot: politics, coming of age, older woman younger man relationship, teenage life, sexual relations, love and romance, chaos and mayhem, youth, soldier, innocence lost, couples, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s, year 1936
Place: spain, europe, italy, barcelona spain, barcelona
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Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When two brothers are forced to fight in the Korean War, the elder decides to take the riskiest missions if it will help shield the younger from battle.
Style: epic, realistic, emotional, captivating, rough ...
Plot: war, soldier, military, mission, atrocity, battles, survival, archaeologist, military life, patriotism, civil war, battle zone ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 1950s
Place: korea, south korea, north korea, asia
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Wrota Europy (1999)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 73 min.
Story: War drama directed by Jerzy Wojcik.
Plot: atrocity, patient, rape, world war one, sacrifice, bolshevik, frontline, doctor, nurse, russian, wound, hospital
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Adama (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, War
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 12 year-­old Adama lives in a remote village in West Africa, sheltered by the Cliffs. Out, beyond, lies "the land of breaths", the kingdom of wicked spirits hungry for war. When Samba, his elder brother, suddenly vanishes from the ...
Plot: cliff, wound, journey, brother brother relationship, train, snow, wounded, frontline, church, grave, train station, 12 year old ...
Time: 1910s
Place: paris france, africa
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Silent Night (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fact-based World War II story set on Christmas Eve, 1944, finds a German Mother and her son seeking refuge in a cabin on the war front. When she is invaded by three American soldiers and then three German soldiers, she successfully convinces the ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: friendship, military, anti war, single parent, danger, german soldier, boy, christmas eve, against humanity, soldier, world war two, world war one ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: germany, europe, africa
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The Girl and the General (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young woman and a soldier team up to deliver an Austrian General to Italian forces during World War I. Their quest for the 1,000 Lire reward changes their lives unexpectedly.
Plot: soldier, military, airplane, frontline, minefield, italian soldier, train, bare breasts, prisoner, barrel, world war one, bell ...
Time: 1910s
Place: italy
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Many Wars Ago (1970)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On the Italian/Austrian front during World War I, a disastrous Italian attack upon the Austrian positions leads to a mutiny among the decimated Italian troops.
Style: captivating, bleak, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: world war one, anti war, military, soldier, military life, state affairs, escapades, anti heroes, war, heroes, fighting the system, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1916
Place: italy, alps
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The Alive and the Dead (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 201 min.
Story: A Russian war correspondent is drafted into the war and finds himself in the middle of battle. When he loses his party card, however, he is treated as a deserter until he finds help from a kind man. This Soviet war feature was considerably outspoken ...
Style: epic
Plot: great patriotic war, cold weather, uniform, tank, war correspondent, red army, soviet army, frontline, soldier, world war two, military uniform, russian soldier ...
Time: year 1941
Place: russia
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Welcome in Vienna (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In the conclusion of Axel Corti's trilogy (following God Does Not Believe In Us Anymore and Santa Fe) Freddy, a Viennese Jew who emigrated to New York after Hitler's invasion, and Adler, a left-wing intellectual originally from Berlin, ...
Style: bilingual
Plot: world war two, black market, christmas eve, deserter, post world war two, skating, red army, cognac, ice rink, jewish, war ruins, counter intelligence ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, year 1945
Place: vienna
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What Did You Do in the War, Daddy? (1966)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A by-the-book Captain is ordered to capture a strategic village in Italy. The Italian soldiers are willing to surrender, if they can have a festival first. The lieutenant convinces the Captain this is the only way. Because of aerial reconnaissance, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Plot: world war two, village, surrender, soldier, power relations, social relations, wartime life, village life, culture clash, military, against the odds, war ...
Time: year 1943
Place: italy, sicily, europe, sicily italy
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War Hunt (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Recruits head to the front lines towards the close of the Korean War. The interaction between two of the idealistic newcomer and a psychotic who goes on one-man patrols slitting enemy throats under cover of night...and the orphan boy ...
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, emotional ...
Plot: psychopath, wartime life, anti war, idealism, heroes, lone wolves, battles, curses spells and rituals, battle zone, orphan, army investigation, officers and cadets ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: korea, asia
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Downfall (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In Berlin, capital of the Third Reich, Adolf Hitler proclaims that Germany will still ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, psychological, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: hitler, nazism, third reich, war, world war two, suicide, desperation, confined, war crime, paranoia, national socialism, traitor ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942, year 1945
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, frankfurt germany, munich germany ...
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A Very Long Engagement (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In 1919, Mathilde was 19 years old. Two years earlier, her fiancé Manech left for the front at the Somme. Like millions of others he was "killed on the field of battle." It's written in black and white on the official notice. But ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, emotional, sentimental, romantic ...
Plot: world war one, private detective, missing person, against the odds, uncover truth, war, young lovers, french, investigation, love and romance, obsession, army ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20s, 20th century, year 1919 ...
Place: france, paris france, europe, marseille provence, marseille ...
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Twin Sisters (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Netherlands, Luxembourg
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Twin Sisters is an epic love story based on the Dutch bestseller by Tessa de Loo that has been read by more than 3.5 million readers in Holland and Germany.
Style: epic, captivating, thought provoking, serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: twins, reunion, culture clash, life is a bitch, reconciliation, orphan, human nature, society, family reunited, wartime life, separated, forceful separation ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1940s, 1920s
Place: europe, holland, germany, netherlands
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The Winter War (1989)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 199 min.
Story: Russia attacked Finland in late November 1939. This film tells the story of a Finnish platoon of reservists from the municipality of Kauhava in the province of Pohjanmaa/Ostrobothnia who leave their homes and go to war. The film focuses on the ...
Style: epic, realistic, bleak, tense, serious ...
Plot: world war two, war, military, resistance, politics, family relations, battle zone, heroic mission, soldier, political unrest, military life, danger ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1939, 1940s
Place: finland, europe, russia, soviet union, germany
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Happy Christmas (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany, UK, Belgium, Romania, Norway, Japan, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In 1914, World War I, the bloodiest war ever at that time in human history, was well under way. However on Christmas Eve, numerous sections of the Western Front called an informal, and unauthorized, truce where the various front-line soldiers of the ...
Style: uplifting, touching, emotional, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: christmas, world war one, idealism, friendship, human spirit, german, battles, soldier, truce, war, hopes, french ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1914
Place: europe, berlin germany, glasgow scotland, oslo norway, brussels belgium ...
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The Battalion of Death (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Russia, 1917, WWI. This is the story of the 1st Russian Women's Battalion of Death, formed as part of an ill-conceived propaganda ploy by the Russian Provisional Government in late May of 1917.
Plot: russian revolution, eastern front, female soldier, world war one, uniform, german soldier, russian soldier, dead soldier, frontline, woman in uniform, trench warfare
Time: year 1917
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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 ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, military, battles, u.s. army, soldier, infantry, war, military life, heroic mission, rebellion, nazi germany, anti war ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: germany, france, europe
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Father of a Soldier (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During World War II, оld Georgian peasant wine-grower Georgy (Sergo Zakariadze) leaves his Georgian village and goes off to the front line, hoping to find his son. George should see and transfer a lot of things, he becomes a soldier and only in ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, touching, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: great patriotic war, father son relationship, military, death of son, soldier, fatherhood, dead son, wound, world war two, countryside, military uniform, journey ...
Time: 1940s
Place: russia, berlin germany, caucasus, georgia (former ussr)
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Cross of Iron (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: It is 1943, and the German army, ravaged and demoralised, are hastily retreating from the Russian front. In the midst of all this madness, conflict brews between the aristocratic yet ultimately pusillanimous Captain Stransky and the courageous ...
Style: realistic, tense, bleak, epic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, soldier, german, anti war, military, hate, military hospital, battles, chaos, lieutenant, sergeant, wehrmacht ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1943
Place: russia, siberia, france, germany, berlin germany
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Captain Conan (1996)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Bulgaria near the end of World War I: Conan, warrior and wolf, leads a band of 50 ruthless French fighters who love hand-to-hand combat. Their motto: "We forgot to take prisoners, Captain." At war's end, the unit goes to Bucharest, ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspense
Plot: world war one, french army, military life, war, society, heroism, insubordination, battles, murder, heroes, friendship, soldier ...
Time: year 1918, 1910s, 20th century, year 1919, post world war one
Place: romania, macedonia, bulgaria, europe, former yugoslavia ...
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Fortress of War (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Belarus, Russia
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A war drama set during the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941, in which Russian troops held on to a border stronghold for nine days. The film shows the heroic defense of Brest Fortress, which has taken upon the first stroke of German ...
Style: serious, epic, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, world war two, battles, soldier, heroes, invasion, german, heroic mission, resistance, honor, infantrymen, survival ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1941
Place: russia, europe
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Red Angel (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1939, Sakura Nishi is a young army nurse who is sent to the field hospitals in China during the Sino-Japanese war. She has to assist the surgeon Dr. Okabe with an incredible number of amputations. In the crowded wards, she gives sympathy to some ...
Style: bleak, gloomy, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Plot: military hospital, amputation, nurse, war, sexual relations, danger, anti war, military, sexual content, strong violent content, unlikely couple, fall in love ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: china
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