German soldier movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant german soldier movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, captivating and disturbing films and TV shows about / with german soldier, world war two, soldier, war, nazi, german, death, danger, military and courage plots mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres shot in Germany, USA, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as german soldier: Suite Fran?aise (2014), The Exception (2016), Silence of the Sea (2004), Land of Mine (2015), Silent Night (2002), Calm at Sea (2011), The Midwife (2015), Franz + Polina (2006), A Bag of Marbles (2017), Frantz (2016).

List of german soldier movies

Suite Fran?aise (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, France, Canada, Belgium, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: France, 1940. In the first days of occupation, beautiful Lucile Angellier is trapped in a stifled existence with her controlling mother-in-law as they both await news of her husband: a prisoner of war. Parisian refugees start to pour into their ...
Style: captivating, realistic, emotional, serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, world war two, nazi occupation, love and romance, german soldier, war, fall in love, german officer, military, adultery, soldier, nazi occupied france ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1940, 18th century
Place: france, europe, germany, paris france, england ...
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 6.8
 10K
The Exception (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A German soldier tries to determine if the Dutch resistance has planted a spy to infiltrate the home of Kaiser Wilhelm in Holland during the onset of World War II, but falls for a young Jewish Dutch woman during his investigation.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Plot: nazi occupation, jewish, german soldier, german, love, military, spy, bodyguard, investigation, conspiracy, gestapo, threat ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, year 1940
Place: germany, holland, poland, netherlands, berlin germany
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Silence of the Sea (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a small town in the West of France, during the German Occupation, a room is requisitioned by a Wehrmacht captain, Werner von Ebrennac. The house where he now stays is inhabited by young Jeanne, who makes a living by giving piano lessons, and by ...
Plot: german soldier, nazi, grandfather granddaughter relationship, french girl, world war two, french resistance, pianist, female protagonist, german occupation, piano, orphan, cousin ...
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 7.8
 33K
Land of Mine (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the days following the surrender of Germany in May 1945, a group of young German prisoners of war were handed over to the Danish authorities and subsequently sent out to the West Coast, where they were ordered to remove the more than two million ...
Style: suspense, emotional, brutal, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: minefield, post world war two, german soldier, soldier, world war two, pow, war crime, teenager, child soldier, moral dilemma, military officer, abuse of power ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, 20th century, future
Place: denmark, germany
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 7.6
 1K
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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 6.7
 659
Calm at Sea (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenager joins the resistance in Nazi-occupied France during World War II.
Style: disturbing, complex, captivating, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: german soldier, concentration camp, repression, world war two, assassination, hostage, retribution, wehrmacht, french resistance, communist, nazi soldier, nazi occupied france ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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 6.0
 1K
The Midwife (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: 'The Midwife' (fin.'Kätilö') is a romance-drama set during WWII in Finland’s Lapland province, a major European battle ground of the war. Based on Katja Kettu’s bestselling novel, 'The Midwife' turns on the love ...
Style: romantic, suspense, suspenseful, touching, disturbing
Plot: love, world war two, ss officer, midwife, falling in love, fall in love, nurse, concentration camp, mass murder, genocide, german soldier, torture ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: norway, finland
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 6.8
 398
Franz + Polina (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A sad story of love between German soldier Franz and Russian girl Polina.
Style: touching, captivating, exciting, suspense
Plot: ss, world war two, deserter, german soldier, false identity, occupation
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A Bag of Marbles (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In occupied France, Maurice and Joseph, two young Jewish brothers left to their own devices demonstrate an incredible amount of cleverness, courage, and ingenuity to escape the enemy invasion and to try to reunite their family once again.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: ss, holocaust, brother brother relationship, jewish, nazi occupation, nazi, german soldier, world war two, soldier, danger, military, fear ...
Time: 1940s
Place: paris france, france, nice france
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 7.5
 13K
Frantz (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the aftermath of WWI, a young German who grieves the death of her fiancé in France meets a mysterious French man who visits the fiance’s grave to lay flowers.
Style: romantic, inspirational, touching, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: world war one, post war, french soldier, husband wife relationship, grave, death of loved one, casualty of war, sadness, death of husband, german soldier, letter, german ...
Time: post world war one, year 1919, 1910s, year 1918
Place: germany, paris france
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 7.1
 938
Habermann (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, Czech Republic, Austria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A story set in a small village in Sudetenland between 1937 and 1945. "Habermann" is based on true events.
Style: complex, suspense, thought provoking, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: anti semitism, wedding party, retribution, nazi collaborator, nun, execution, husband wife relationship, crucifix, illegitimate son, employer employee relationship, mayor, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: europe
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Mein Führer: The Truly Truest Truth About Adolf Hitler (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hitler no longer believes in himself, and can barely see himself as an equal to even his sheep dog. But to seize the helm of the war he would have to create one of his famous fiery speeches to mobilize the masses. Goebbels therefore brings a Jewish ...
Style: realistic, dark humor, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: world war two, farce, nazi germany, assassination attempt, politics, head of state, war, hitler, political conspiracy, downfall, state affairs, wartime life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
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 4.8
 946
The Bridge (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of German boys is ordered to protect a small bridge in their home village during the waning months of the second world war. Truckloads of defeated, cynical Wehrmacht soldiers flee the approaching American troops, but the boys, full of ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, bleak
Plot: world war two, military, heroic mission, war, soldier, young heroes, left to die, danger, american soldier, combat casualty, german soldier, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1945
Place: germany
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 7.4
 12K
The Captain (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, France, Poland, China, Portugal
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The Captain captures the final act of the Third Reich as Hitler's dream falls completely into ruins. The downfall is the seen through the eyes of a young German soldier who, amidst the chaos, decides to desert.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: deserter, nazi germany, third reich, impostor, war criminal, nazi officer, juggling, german soldier, human nature, paranoid, control, obsession ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, year 2017, 20th century
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Signs of Life (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During World War II, three German soldiers are withdrawn from combat when one of them, Stroszek, is wounded. They are assigned to a small coastal community on the Greek island of Kos while Stroszek recuperates. The men become increasingly stir crazy ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, atmospheric, tense
Plot: world war two, soldier, island, german soldier, isolation, military base, greek, village, dull life, losing-it hero, military, confined ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: greece, italy, mediterranean sea, europe
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Enter Nowhere (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three strangers arrive one by one to a mysterious cabin in the middle of nowhere after enduring separate life-altering predicaments. Searching for a way out of the woods, frustrated, hungry and battling to stay warm they discover their mysterious ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, disturbing, serious
Plot: cabin in the woods, time paradox, time travel, alternate reality, survival, danger, in the woods, teleportation, lost, group of strangers, isolation, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey in WWII.
Style: touching, romantic, sincere, uplifting
Plot: nazi occupation, friendship, letter, island, reading a book, female writer, fiance fiancee relationship, world war two, love, nazi, writers, book ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1946
Place: london
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Schindler's List (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, concentration camp, genocide, rescue, against humanity, ghetto, jewish, anti semitism, wartime, nazi, war ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 1990s, 90s
Place: poland, germany, europe, central europe, israel
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Before the Fall (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sport, Thriller, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1942, Friedrich Weimer's boxing skills get him an appointment to a National Political Academy (NaPolA) – high schools that produce Nazi elite. Over his father's objections, Friedrich enrolls. During his year in seventh ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sincere, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: nazi, nazi germany, friendship, anti semitism, pow, boarding school, boarding school life, against humanity, boxing, german, society, war ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1942
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, moscow russia, cape town south africa ...
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We Are from the Future (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Four 21st century treasure seekers are transported back into the middle of a WWII battles in Soviet Union...
Style: exciting, serious, rough
Plot: time travel, world war two, imaginary, war, soldier, survival, military life, courage, friendship, battle zone, battles, military ...
Time: contemporary, 1940s, 21st century, 40s, 20th century ...
Place: russia, soviet union
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The Dawns Here Are Quiet (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: It is late spring of 1942, and the Great Patriotic War is in full swing. A long way off from the front-line, at some God-forgotten junction, the Germans make an air landing operation in an attempt to get through to the Kirov railway and the White ...
Style: dramatic, suspenseful, compassionate, serious, realistic ...
Plot: female soldier, heroism, world war two, wartime life, human relationship, female friendship, german soldier, life & death, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, military life, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, courage ...
Place: soviet union, siberia, ussr
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Klim Voroshilov-2 Tank (1990)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Tank Klim Voroshilov 2
Style: suspense, disturbing, touching, rough, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tank, death, armor, world war two, eastern front, wartime, wartime life, nazi, battlefield, great patriotic war, military life, nazi soldier ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Is relevant ?
 8.3
 23K
'Allo 'Allo (1982)
Genre: Comedy, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 'Allo 'Allo! is a British sitcom broadcast on BBC One from 1982 to 1992 comprising eighty-five episodes. The story is set up in a small town café in Nazi-occupied France during World War II. It is a parody of another BBC programme, the ...
Style: sitcom, surreal, not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: parody, cafe, farce, world war two, painting, affair, soldier, german army, german, french, captain, homosexual ...
Time: 1940s
Place: france, europe
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 8.3
 348K
1917 (2019)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK, India, Spain, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: trench warfare, world war one, soldier, british army, race against time, british soldier, pursuit, behind enemy lines, british military, storytelling, brother brother relationship, german soldier ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
Place: france
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 7.2
 3K
Trautmann (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: TRAUTMANN tells the story of a man whose love for football, for England and for the love of his life, Margaret saw him rise from Nazi 'villain' to British hero. Bert Trautmann the German goalkeeper won over even his harshest opponents by ...
Style: inspirational, realistic, motivational, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, football, soccer match, world war two, father daughter relationship, sport, love and romance, college, rivalry, human spirit, courage, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1948, year 1949, year 1956 ...
Place: manchester england, manchester
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 7.1
 14K
Greyhound (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Canada, China, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A first-time captain leads a convoy of allied ships carrying thousands of soldiers across the treacherous waters of the “Black Pit” to the front lines of WW2. With no air cover protection for 5 days, the captain and his convoy must battle the ...
Style: suspense, serious, tragic, exciting, emotional ...
Plot: navy, u.s. navy, world war two, submarine, convoy, wartime, war, cold war, us military, captain, heroes, ship captain ...
Time: 1940s
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 8.3
 52K
Come and See (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The invasion of a village in Byelorussia by German forces sends young Florya into the forest to join the weary Resistance fighters, against his family's wishes. There he meets a girl, Glasha, who accompanies him back to his village. On ...
Style: bleak, rough, thought provoking, serious, surreal ...
Plot: against humanity, atrocity, genocide, world war two, war crime, holocaust, occupation, surrealism, military, anti war, survival, war ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, soviet union, germany, poland
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When his family moves from their home in Berlin to a strange new house in Poland, young Bruno befriends Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the fence where everyone seems to be wearing striped pajamas. Unaware of Shmuel's fate as a ...
Style: emotional, touching, heartbreaking, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids
Plot: holocaust, jewish, world war two, concentration camp, friendship, against humanity, childhood, nazi, nazi germany, nazism, wartime life, young heroes ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, poland, europe, berlin germany, switzerland
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The Mediterranean In Flames (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A volunteer from a World War II-era Greek resistance group agrees to seduce a German officer in order to gain secrets
Plot: german soldier, commando, navy, greek, seduction, occupation, nazi, heroes, secret, world war two, resistance, espionage
Time: year 1941, year 1940, 1940s
Place: greece
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Taxi for Tobruk (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During World War II, French Commandos join forces with a German officer in order to survive the African desert.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: world war two, friendship, desert, battles, military, soldier, hostage, danger, unlikely partners, escapades, hostages, confined ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: libya, africa, paris france, north africa
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