War propaganda movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant war propaganda movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, rough, disturbing and exciting films and TV shows about / with war propaganda, death, propaganda, military, war, soldier, world war two, fight, wartime and violence plots mostly in Drama, War and Action genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as war propaganda: Their Finest (2016), Sky Hunter (2017), The Iron Lady (2011), Sniper. The White Raven (2022), Lancaster Skies (2019), The Green Berets (1968), John Ford Goes to War (2002), Friend of the World (2020), Katyn (2007), Fury (2014).

List of war propaganda movies

Their Finest (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Sweden, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: During the Blitz of World War II, a female screenwriter (Gemma Arterton) works on a film celebrating England's resilience as a way to buoy a weary populace's spirits. Her efforts to dramatise the true story of two sisters (Lily Knight and ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, thought provoking, humorous, social ...
Plot: world war two, filmmaking, war propaganda, screenwriter, lie, friendship, writers, war, woman, wartime life, women, world war one ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940, 20th century
Place: england, united kingdom, america, london, dunkirk ...
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Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Predominantly set during World War II, Steve Rogers is a sickly man from Brooklyn who's transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort. Rogers must stop the Red Skull – Adolf Hitler's ruthless head of weaponry, ...
Style: heroic, exciting, psychotronic, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, boys' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, world war two, heroism, courage, military, mad scientist, heroic mission, scientist, superhuman powers, soldier, bravery ...
Time: future, year 1942, 1940s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, germany, new jersey ...
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Sky Hunter (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: China
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An elite group of Chinese pilots must take part in a dangerous mission to thwart a terrorist plot and resolve a hostage situation.
Style: tense
Plot: military, terrorism, war propaganda, chinese army, medieval, air force, terrorist plot, power struggle, terrorist, fight for supremacy, showdown, battles ...
Place: china
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The Iron Lady (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.
Style: political, touching, thought provoking, inspirational, sexy ...
Plot: politics, prime minister, british history, leadership, female politician, women, female protagonist, british politics, british prime minister, political leader, life & death, idealism ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 20th century, 60s, 50s ...
Place: england, london, europe, united kingdom, argentina
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Sniper. The White Raven (2022)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Mykola is an eccentric pacifist who wants to be useful to humanity. When the war begins at Donbass, Mykola’s naive world is collapsing as the militants kill his pregnant wife and burn his home to the ground. Recovered, he makes a cardinal decision ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, thought provoking, tense, captivating
Plot: military, war zone, wartime, invasion, woman killed, international relations, international crisis, vengeance, battles, russian soldier, revenge, military officer ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ukraine, eastern europe, europe, russia
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Lancaster Skies (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Douglas, a broken, solitary, Spitfire Ace, must overcome his past to lead a Lancaster bomber crew in the pivotal aerial war over Berlin, in 1944.
Style: touching, sincere, psychological, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, raf, british army, secret, aviation, teamwork, camaraderie, trust, killed in action, friendship between men, military, bombing ...
Time: year 1943
Place: england, berlin germany, germany
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The Green Berets (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Col. Mike Kirby picks two teams of crack Green Berets for a mission in South Vietnam. First off is to build and control a camp that is trying to be taken by the enemy the second mission is to kidnap a North Vietnamese General
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, war, green beret, propaganda, military, jungle, culture clash, politics, soldier, battlefield, journalism, u.s. military ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, iraq, asia
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John Ford Goes to War (2002)
Genre: Documentary, Action, Biography, War
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: When World War II broke out, John Ford, in his forties, commissioned in the Naval Reserve, was put in charge of the Field Photographic Unit by Bill Donavan, director of the soon-to-be-OSS. During the war, Field Photo made at least 87 documentaries, ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing, documentary filmmaking
Plot: military, military life, filmmaking, state affairs, lifestyle, society, politics, battle zone, showbiz, wartime life, war, world war two ...
Time: 1940s
Place: japan, usa, maine
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Friend of the World (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: After a catastrophic war, an eccentric general guides a filmmaker through a ravaged bunker.
Style: psychedelic, rough, scary, satirical, neo noir ...
Plot: body horror, military, surrealism, absurdism, suspense, parasite, post apocalypse, murder, fight, filmmaker, violence, escape ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s, 21st century
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Katyn (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An examination of the Soviet slaughter of thousands of Polish officers and citizens in the Katyn forest in 1940.
Style: disturbing, sentimental, heartbreaking, realistic, poignant ...
Plot: world war two, war crime, war, nazism, survival, polish history, massacre, murder, ethnic conflict, courage, idealism, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two, 20th century, year 1940
Place: poland, germany, east germany, eastern europe, europe ...
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Fury (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, China, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Last months of World War II in April 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theater, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant in the 2nd Armored Division named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank called "Fury" and its five-man ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, date night
Plot: world war two, war, tank, soldier, military, battles, heroism, american soldier, nazi germany, nazi, ambush, battlefield ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, 20th century
Place: europe, germany
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U311 Cherkasy (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The crew of Ukrainian NAVY minesweeper U311 "Cherkasy" is resisting seizure of the vessel by Russian army in Crimea in 2014.
Style: serious, thought provoking, enigmatic, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: navy, occupation, death, violence, war, courage, betrayal, vengeance, hate, heroes, heroism, murder ...
Time: 2010s, year 2014, year 2013, 21st century
Place: crimea, eastern europe, ukraine, black sea, russia
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The Pilot. A Battle for Survival (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: December of 1941, Northwestern Front. A German tank column is moving towards Moscow. During a mission to stop the enemy advance, Nikolai Komlev's IL-2 is shot down. Komlev manages to crash-land his plane in a remote forest clearing. He's ...
Style: rough, tense, suspenseful, complex
Plot: military, warplane, world war two, airplane, survival, courage, life & death, soldier, fight, suspense, male protagonist, rescue ...
Time: year 1941
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Red Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A city in Washington state awakens to the surreal sight of foreign paratroopers dropping from the sky - shockingly, the U.S. has been invaded and their hometown is the initial target. Quickly and without warning, the citizens find themselves ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: military, invasion, patriotism, fight, survival, gunfight, battles, occupation, heroic mission, save the day, war, super weapon ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa, north korea, latin america, russia, washington d.c. ...
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American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The life of American woman Mildred Gillars and her lawyer, who struggles to redeem her reputation. Dubbed “Axis Sally” for broadcasting Nazi propaganda to American troops during World War II, Mildred’s story exposes the dark underbelly of the ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense, inspirational
Plot: nazi, world war two, collaborator, female protagonist, propaganda, military dictatorship, national socialism, political propaganda, nazi propaganda, wartime, post war, spy ...
Time: 1940s
Place: berlin germany, washington d.c.
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RoboCop (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years, but have been forbidden for law enforcement in America. Now OmniCorp wants ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: cyborgs, police, robot, androids and robots, distopia, graphic violence, cyberpunk, haunted by the past, superhuman powers, technology, corruption, tough law enforcer ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa, china, washington d.c., pentagon ...
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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, suicide, wedding, german officer, fistfight, widow, deserter, field hospital, wounded soldier, sniper, anti war ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: finland
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The Sparrow (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt, Algeria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set shortly before and during the Six Day War in June of 1967, The Sparrow follows a young police officer stationed in a small village in Upper Egypt whose inhabitants suffer from the harassment of a corrupt businessman.
Plot: egyptian, revenge, arab israeli conflict, corruption, mother daughter relationship, tea, journalist, little boy, newspaper, war propaganda, trafficking, half brother ...
Time: year 1967
Place: cairo egypt, middle east, egypt
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Come What May (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In may 1940, the German troops enter France. Frightened by the progress of the enemy, the people of a small village of Pas-de-Calais decide on the recommendations of the prefecture, to give up everything to go on the road, fleeing to the coast.
Style: propaganda film
Plot: world war two, nazi, wartime life, woman, teenager, school, british soldier, horse, airplane, teacher, village, execution ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, year 1940, year 1939
Place: france
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A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Iconoclastic, take-no-prisoners cop John McClane, finds himself for the first time on foreign soil after traveling to Moscow to help his wayward son Jack - unaware that Jack is really a highly-trained CIA operative out to stop a nuclear weapons ...
Style: exciting, melancholic, tense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: father son relationship, two man army, tough cop, bomb, car chase, cia agent, terrorism, spy, violence, agent, american abroad, taxi driver ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: russia, new york, langley virginia, moscow russia, chernobyl
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Heartbreak Ridge (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A hard-nosed, hard-living Marine gunnery sergeant clashes with his superiors and his ex-wife as he takes command of a spoiled recon platoon with a bad attitude.
Style: realistic, harsh, intense, serious, rough ...
Audience: manly, girls' night
Plot: military, war, marine, boot camp, justice, corruption, suspense, platoon, heroes, relationship vs career, ambition, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: vietnam, caribbean, north carolina
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