Battlefield movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant battlefield movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, epic and suspense films and TV shows about / with battlefield, battles, battle, violence, soldier, death, heroes, war, betrayal and combat plots mostly in Drama, Action and War genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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battlefield movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as battlefield: Gladiator (2000), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Platoon (1986), Troy (2004), The Pacific (2010), Battle Los Angeles (2011), The Passing Bells (2014), One Man's Hero (1999), Justice League: War (2014), The Magnificent Seven (2016).

List of battlefield movies

 8.5
 1.3M
Gladiator (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to ...
Style: epic, captivating, breathtaking, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: roman empire, vengeance, warrior, gladiator, freedom, pride and honor, courage, slavery, sword fight, heroes, master warrior, revenge ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: rome italy, north africa, spain, germany, italy
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Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, semi serious, epic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural power, magic, teenage superhero, battlefield, super villain, team, superhero, end of the world, fight scenes, save the world, genocide, supervillain ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, manhattan new york city, new york
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 8.1
 372K
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: realistic, disturbing, rough, bleak, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, vietnam war, battles, battlefield, military, jungle warfare, military life, war crime, jungle, squad, innocence lost, warrior ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: vietnam, asia
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 7.2
 478K
Troy (2004)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Malta, UK
Duration: 163 min.
Story: In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: warrior, mythology, sword fight, army, betrayal, tragic hero, courage, conquering, protector, forbidden love, heroic, ancient ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe, paris france
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 8.3
 96K
The Pacific (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 530 min.
Story: A 10-part mini-series from the creators of "Band of Brothers" telling the intertwined stories of three Marines during America's battle with the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II.
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, emotional, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, war, world war two, military, soldier, navy, squad, marines, battlefield, battle zone, friends, selflessness ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: japan, asia, pacific ocean, okinawa, korea
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Battle Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Earth is attacked by unknown forces. As people everywhere watch the world's great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. It's up to a Marine staff sergeant and his new platoon to draw a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, intense, epic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, heroic mission, survival, save the world, chaos, invasion, battles, resistance, danger, sergeant, alien encounter, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, san diego california, united states, santa monica california ...
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The Passing Bells (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, Poland
Story: At the outbreak of war, two teenage boys defy their parents to sign up.
Style: realistic, epic, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: world war one, battlefield, wartime life, military, soldier, battles, life is a bitch, hopes, danger, friendship, military life, youth ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe
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One Man's Hero (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: Mexico, USA, Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: One Man's Hero tells the little-known story of the "St. Patrick's Battalion" or "San Patricios," a group of mostly Irish and other immigrants of the Catholic faith who deserted to Mexico after encountering religious and ...
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: military, soldier, battlefield, battles, war, society, foe turned friend, culture clash, tragic hero, immigrants, heroes, battle ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america
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Justice League: War (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The world is under attack by an alien armada led by the powerful Apokoliptian, Darkseid. A group of superheroes consisting of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Green Lantern, Cyborg, and Shazam must set aside their differences and gather ...
Style: comic, exciting, serious, entertaining, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, superhero, save the world, battlefield, superhuman speed, chases and races, space and aliens, superhuman powers, escapades, danger, batman, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, paris france, washington d.c., new jersey
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The Magnificent Seven (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves.
Style: harsh, suspense, intense, tense, exciting ...
Plot: dark hero, battlefield, revenge, corruption, small town, violence, good versus evil, brutality, murder, bounty hunter, deception, criminal ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1960s, 60s
Place: california
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One Night with the King (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: This amazing biblical drama chronicles the brave and historic legend of Hadassah, a Jewish orphan with exceptional beauty who rises to become Queen Esther of Persia and saves Persian Jews from genocide. By revealing her heritage to the king, Esther ...
Style: biblical, captivating, based on the bible, epic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: save the day, old testament, battlefield, queen, destiny, royal court, rise to the top, royal family, betrayal, anti semitism, sword fight, battles ...
Time: ancient history
Place: persia, egypt, israel, iran
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 6.3
 929
Faintheart (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A romantic comedy set in the world of battle re-enactments, about an irresponsible guy who has to shape up in order to win back his wife.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous, clever
Audience: date night
Plot: battlefield, hardware store, misfit, couple relations, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, family problems, couples, buddies, down on your luck, win over, viking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 11th century
Place: england, europe
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 6.7
 2K
Bang Rajan (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Thailand
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Set right before the fall of Thailand's old capital, Ayuttaya, Bang Rajan draws on the legend of a village of fighters who bravely fended off the Burmese armies. With no support from the Royal army, the villagers drives the invading Burmese ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, captivating
Plot: battles, axe, resistance, warrior, battle, massacre, leader, battlefield, army, village, rebelliousness, military ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: thailand, burma, asia, massachusetts
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 6.7
 10K
Attila (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, Lithuania
Duration: 177 min.
Story: A romanced story of Attila the Hun, since his childhood, when he lost his parents until his death. Attila is disclosed as a great leader, strategist and lover and the movie shows his respect to the great Roman strategist Flavius Aetius, his loves ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, touching, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, barbarian, battles, sword and sandal, battlefield, king, death, village, heroes, heroic mission, leadership, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history, middle ages
Place: rome italy, europe
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 7.3
 240K
Lincoln (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish ...
Style: epic, emotional, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Plot: idealism, racism, american civil war, president, politics, historical character, head of state, slavery, speech, cultural conflict, white house, battlefield ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, washington d.c., california
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To Kill a King (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A recounting of the relationship between General Fairfax and Oliver Cromwell, as they try to cope with the consequences of deposing King Charles I.
Style: clever, talky, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, rivalry, rebelliousness, intrigue, society, revolution, state affairs, political unrest, dishonesty, torture, battlefield, political intrigue ...
Time: 17th century
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 5.8
 2K
Guernica (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The fates of Henry - an American correspondent - and Teresa, one of the Republic's censors during the Spanish Civil War.
Style: disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, serious, based on true events
Plot: journalist, battlefield, civil war, saving a life, militia, freedom, war violence, politics, hiding place, military, nazism, violence ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, year 1999, year 1939, year 1937 ...
Place: spain, madrid, basque country
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X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.
Style: suspense, comic, surprise ending, visually appealing, intense ...
Plot: apocalypse, mutant, superhero team, superhero, super strength, world domination, immortality, superhuman, comics, transformation, heroes, battlefield ...
Time: 80s, future, year 1983, 2010s
Place: egypt, poland, west berlin west germany, sydney australia, berlin germany ...
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Samson and Delilah (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Italy, USA, Morocco
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Mara and Manoa are both upstanding and religious Israelites living under the harsh and unjust rule of the Philistines. One day, a mysterious stranger appears to Mara and promises her that she will bear a son whom she is to call Samson.
Style: serious, epic, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, tragic hero, femme fatale, betrayal, superhero, battlefield, epic battle, human spirit, heroic mission, vengeance, redemption ...
Time: ancient history
Place: persia
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Battle for Sevastopol (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Ukraine, Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The breakout of the war shatters the world of a young student, Lyudmila Pavlichenko, forcing her to enlist in the army in 1941. The maiden turns out to be a natural-born sniper, her impressive skill and prowess make her stand out among men and women ...
Style: dramatic, realistic, rough, based on true events, disturbing ...
Plot: female soldier, female protagonist, sniper, world war two, fascist, wartime, great patriotic war, strong female lead, battlefield, heroism, wartime life, couple relations ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, ukraine, chicago illinois, united states, usa ...
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 6.1
 40K
Ironclad (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Switzerland, USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In the year 1215, the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal on the Magna Carta, a seminal document that upheld the rights of free men. Yet within months of pledging himself to the great charter, the King ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, adventure, battles, castle, king, warrior, danger, mercenary, battlefield, evil king, crusader, brutality ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century
Place: england, europe
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Battle of Warsaw 1920 (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Musical, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Poland's winning battle against Soviet Russia as seen through the eyes of two young protagonists, Ola and Jan. She is a Warsaw cabaret dancer, while he is a cavalry officer and poet who believes in socialist ideals
Style: captivating, suspense, factual, tense
Plot: red army, battlefield, propaganda, capture, nurse, singer, war, epic battle, romance, strategy, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 1920s
Place: warsaw poland
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The Bedford Incident (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Richard Widmark plays a hardened cold-war warrior and captain of the American destroyer USS Bedford. Sidney Poitier is a reporter given permission to interview the captain during a routine patrol. Poitier gets more than he bargained for when the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, submarine, navy, war, danger, heroic mission, race against time, journalism, military, nuclear missile, battlefield, catastrophe ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: atlantic ocean, greenland, russia
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Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, History, War
Country: Ireland, France, USA, Canada, Belgium, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The true story of the most decorated dog in American military history -- Sgt. Stubby -- and the enduring bonds he forged with his brothers-in-arms in the trenches of World War I.
Style: captivating, factual, touching, emotional, uplifting ...
Plot: chase, world war one, soldier, rescue, dog, army, battlefield, animal rescue, war hero, battles, baseball, friendship ...
Time: twentieth century, 20th century
Place: paris france, yale university
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 6.9
 56K
Outlaw King (2018)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Forced into exile by the English after being crowned King of Scotland, legendary warrior Robert the Bruce fights to reclaim the throne.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, factual, suspense, breathtaking
Plot: knight, medieval, exile, historical character, battle, battles, battlefield, king, kingdom, siege, castle, rebellion ...
Time: 14th century
Place: scotland, england
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See You Up There (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: November 1918. A few days before the Armistice, Édouard Péricourt saves Albert Maillard's life. These two men have nothing in common but the war. Lieutenant Pradelle, by ordering a senseless assault, destroys their lives while binding them as ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: world war one, swindle, sculptor, banker, anti war, sketch artist, corruption, battlefield, soldier, saving a life, presumed dead, wound ...
Time: year 1918, 1920s, post world war one, 1910s
Place: paris france, france, morocco
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 5.9
 121K
The Great Wall (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.
Style: exciting, captivating, psychotronic, surprise ending, absurd ...
Plot: monster, siege, dark fantasy, archer, warrior, army, creature, attack, courage, heroism, good versus evil, massacre ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 11th century
Place: china, latin america, egypt
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We Were Soldiers (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Germany, France
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it.
Style: factual, serious, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, military life, military, battles, heroes, war, wartime life, death, ambush, explosion, battle zone ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, iraq
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Alien Outpost (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A documentary crew follows an elite unit of soldiers in the wake of an alien invasion.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, homoerotic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, alien invasion, military, fictional war, heroic mission, save the world, good versus evil, survival, evil alien, escapades, chaos, rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2030s, 2020s
Place: usa, pakistan, afghanistan
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Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Stone (the Antichrist) becomes President of the European Union and uses his seat of power to dissolve the United Nations and create a one world government called the World Union.
Style: serious, suspenseful, intense, exciting, futuristic ...
Plot: good versus evil, apocalypse, leadership, supernatural ability, heroic mission, rivalry, danger, evil empire, parents and children, battle, antichrist, battles ...
Time: contemporary
Place: israel, middle east, jerusalem, los angeles, new york
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