Year 1944 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1944 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, captivating, serious, tense, suspense and exciting films and TV shows about / with world war two, nazi, death, soldier, danger, battles, friendship, war, military and gun plots mostly in War, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
year 1944
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year 1944 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1944: T-34 (2018), Valkyrie (2008), Allies (2014), Churchill (2017), Memoir of Pain (2017), 1944 (2015), Soldiers of the Damned (2015), Son of Saul (2015), Warsaw '44 (2014), Battle of the Bulge (1965).

List of year 1944 movies

 6.6
 8K
T-34 (2018)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In 1944, a courageous group of Russian soldiers managed to escape from German captivity in a half-destroyed legendary T-34 tank. Those were the times of unforgettable bravery, fierce fighting, unbreakable love, and legendary miracles.
Style: based on true events, disturbing, suspense, uplifting, exciting ...
Plot: fascist, tank, great patriotic war, captivity, wartime, homecoming, world war two, heroes, danger, friendship, battlefield, russian soldier ...
Time: year 1944, year 1941, 1940s
Place: russia
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 7.1
 224K
Valkyrie (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government and assassinate Adolf Hitler. When events unfold so that he becomes a ...
Style: tense, factual, bad ending, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, nazism, war, resistance, bomb, deception, treason, assassination attempt, betrayal, courage, nazi germany, plan gone awry ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, bavaria, tunisia ...
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 5.1
 835
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, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: military, world war two, soldier, ambush, secret mission, danger, battles, friendship, survival, vomiting, explosion, american soldier ...
Time: year 1944, 20th century, 1940s
Place: france
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One-Two, Soldiers Were Going... (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The families of 18 soldiers who heroically died in 1944 are meeting at the place of the squad last battle.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, thought provoking, compassionate, sentimental
Plot: world war two, parents and children, death, murder, family, danger, storytelling, russian soldier, uniform, killed in action, great patriotic war
Time: year 1944, year 1974
Place: russia
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 6.1
 12K
Churchill (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A ticking-clock thriller following Winston Churchill in the 24 hours before D-Day.
Style: based on true events, factual, educational film, disturbing
Plot: winston churchill, world war two, prime minister, husband wife relationship, d day, invasion, politician, courage, mastermind, mind game, world politics, risk ...
Time: 20th century, year 1944, 1940s
Place: england, normandy
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 6.2
 883
Memoir of Pain (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: June 1944, France is still under the German Occupation. The writer Robert Antelme, major figure of the Resistance, is arrested and deported. His young wife, Marguerite, writer and resistant, was torn by the anguish of not having her news and her ...
Style: realistic, romantic, compassionate, melancholic, serious ...
Plot: french resistance, female writer, gestapo, nazism, world war two, concentration camp, nazi occupation, nazi occupied france, sea, female protagonist, beach, end of war ...
Time: year 1944, year 1945, 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
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 7.1
 5K
1944 (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Estonia, Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The events of the war in 1944, from the Blue Hills to Sõrve Peninsula. Shown through the eyes of Estonian soldiers who had to pick sides and fight against fellow brothers. Choices have to be made, not only by the soldiers, but also by their loved ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: eastern front, world war two, soldier, german army, attack, retreat, military, battles, rivalry, courage, friendship, nazi ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: estonia, europe, soviet union
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Soldiers of the Damned (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: WWII German soldiers take an occult scientist into a haunted forest in Romania, only to be confronted by their own ghosts.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: occult, world war two, murder, attack, death, nazi, sniper, soldier, survival, violence, military, danger ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, balkan, russia, romania
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 7.5
 44K
Son of Saul (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the horror of 1944 Auschwitz, a prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people finds moral survival trying to save from the flames the body of a boy he takes for his son.
Style: melancholic, compassionate, disturbing, harsh, dramatic ...
Plot: concentration camp, jewish, holocaust, anti semitism, german, world war two, saving a life, crematorium, courage, tragedy, hungarian, rabbi ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: poland, california, germany
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 6.6
 5K
Warsaw '44 (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A beautiful story about youth, love, friendship and the pursuit of adventure during the bloody and brutal reality of the Warsaw Uprising.
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, nazi germany, friendship, love and romance, society, danger, death, family relations, couples, crimes, nazism ...
Time: 20th century, year 1944, 1940s
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Battle of the Bulge (1965)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: In the winter of 1944, the Allied Armies stand ready to invade Germany at the coming of a New Year. To prevent this occurrence, Hitler orders an all out offensive to re-take French territory and capture the major port city of Antwerp. "The ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, epic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: world war two, military, heroic mission, danger, campaign, epic battle, soldier, heroes, u.s. military, attack, tank, war ...
Time: 20th century, year 1944, 1940s
Place: belgium, europe, germany, berlin germany, hawaii ...
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The Man Who Will Come (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of Italian villagers struggle to survive during a tumultuous time in 1943, debating how much assistance to give the partisans with the impending arrival of the Germans. Based on True Events.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, bleak, atmospheric
Plot: world war two, family relations, youth, against humanity, parents and children, life is a bitch, village, village life, german army, social relations, society, mute or deaf ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1944, 40s, year 1943
Place: italy, europe
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 7.8
 13K
Catch-22 (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Set in Italy during World War II, the series follows the story of the incomparable, artful dodger Yossarian, a bombardier for the U.S. Air Force, who is furious because thousands of people he has never met are trying to kill him. But his real ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, exciting, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: war, aviator, world war two, transformation, frustration, soldier, society, paradox, escapades, bureaucracy, friendship, danger ...
Time: year 1944, 20th century, 1940s
Place: mediterranean sea
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 7.4
 5K
Zift (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Moth is freed on parole after spending time in prison on wrongful conviction of murder. Jailed shortly before the Bulgarian communist coup of 1944, he now finds himself in a new and alien world - the totalitarian Sofia of the 60s. His first night of ...
Style: dark humor, atmospheric, bleak, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: neo noir, crimes, dictatorship, jail, sex, one night, confined, crime, mystery, life is a bitch, deadly, injustice ...
Time: year 1944, 20th century, 60s
Place: bulgaria, europe
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 7.0
 451
The Incident (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Small town lawyer, Harmon Cobb, defends a Nazi prisoner of war against murder charges. Set during World War II, Cobb has to contend with the difficulties of defending the devil when the town's only doctor (Barnard Hughes) dies while at ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, talky, suspenseful ...
Plot: legal action, world war two, small town, courtroom drama, power relations, prison, anti semitism, friendship, rivalry, dishonesty, law enforcement, moral dilemma ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: colorado, usa
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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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War of the Buttons (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Occupied France; Lebrac leads a play war between two rival kid gangs, but a girl he likes, who's Jewish, is in danger of being discovered by local Nazi sympathisers. Lebrac and the village must now respond to the reality of what's ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rivalry, village, adventure, mischievous children, friendship, fall in love, young heroes, love and romance, wartime life, social relations, youth, disorder ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: europe, france
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 8.2
 604K
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, War
Country: Spain, Mexico, USA, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims to know her destiny. If she wishes to return to her real ...
Style: atmospheric, fairy tale, stylized, gothic, serious ...
Plot: dark fantasy, creature, monster, legends and myths, fairy, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, fantasy world, good versus evil, young heroes, imagination, cruelty ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: spain, europe
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 6.1
 2K
Memorial Day (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Memorial Day, 1993. When 13-year-old Kyle Vogel discovers the World War II footlocker belonging to his grandfather, Bud, everyone tells Kyle to put it back. Luckily, he ignores them. Although Bud has never talked about the war, he finds himself ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, sincere, realistic
Plot: iraq war, world war two, soldier, family relations, war, military life, military, battles, army, national guard, insurgent, infantrymen ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, 20th century, 40s, 90s ...
Place: germany, minnesota, iraq, usa, europe ...
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 4.2
 3K
War Pigs (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A rag tag unit of misfits known as the War Pigs must go behind enemy lines to exterminate Nazis by any means necessary.
Plot: world war two, wound, beating, interrogation, american soldier, ambush, u.s. army, battle, wehrmacht, military training, behind enemy lines, battles ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: france
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 6.5
 613
On the Double (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: American GI Ernie Williams, admittedly weak-kneed, has an uncanny resemblance to British Colonel MacKenzie. Williams, also a master of imitation and disguise, is asked to impersonate the Colonel, ostensibly to allow the Colonel to make a secret trip ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting
Plot: sergeant, criminal heroes, espionage, military, airplane, friendship, soldier, d day, heroes, head of state, unsupportive spouse, war ...
Time: year 1944
Place: europe, germany, england, london, berlin germany
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The Day and the Hour (1963)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: It's the spring of 1944 and Therese is in a hurry to get back to Paris. The trains aren't running from the village where she has gone to visit her father's grave and to fill two suitcases with food. Some British and American planes ...
Plot: gun, pistol, world war two, assassination, betrayal, train, escape, machine gun, french resistance, partisan, gestapo, sabotage ...
Time: year 1944
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 8.5
 704K
The Pianist (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, War
Country: UK, France, Poland, Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The true story of pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman's experiences in Warsaw during the Nazi occupation. When the Jews of the city find themselves forced into a ghetto, Szpilman finds work playing in a café; and when his family is deported in 1942, he ...
Style: bleak, emotional, suspense, contemplative, heartbreaking ...
Plot: survival, holocaust, nazi, pianist, world war two, ghetto, against humanity, nazi occupation, anti semitism, genocide, jewish, nazism ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 40s ...
Place: poland, germany, europe, warsaw poland, central europe
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Amongst Heroes (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two young Russian historians are going to Ukraine to take part in the reconstruction of the Lvov-Sandomierz operation in July 1944. On sight they fall into conflict with Ukrainian nationalists, and some magical twist of fate, move into the middle of ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, captivating, sentimental
Plot: time travel, world war two, adventure, nazis, death, nazi, military uniform, friendship, redemption, supernatural, escapades, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940, year 1944, 2010s
Place: russia
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Escape to Athena (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: During the World War II, the prisoners of a German camp in a greek island are trying to escape. They don't want only their freedom, but they also seek for an ineffable treasure hidden in a monastery at the top of the island's mountain.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, world war two, island, adventure, chase, archaeologist, soldier, survival, danger, daring rescue, war, military ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: greece, europe, balkan
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 5.2
 74K
Hellboy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria, Canada, Portugal, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hellboy comes to England, where he must defeat Nimue, Merlin's consort and the Blood Queen. But their battle will bring about the end of the world, a fate he desperately tries to turn away.
Style: reboot, bleak, enigmatic, suspense, dark humor ...
Plot: monster, devil, superhero, good versus evil, hell, secret society, supernatural, witch, violence, magic, father son relationship, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 1990s, 1940s, 20th century ...
Place: tijuana mexico, colorado, tower bridge london, scotland, england ...
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 7.9
 240K
Jojo Rabbit (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: New Zealand, Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother is hiding a young Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler, Jojo must ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, dark humor
Plot: nazi germany, nazi, nazism, boy, world war two, hitler, german, satire, adolf hitler, compassion, rabbit, child soldier ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, year 1944
Place: germany
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It Happened Here (1965)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It is the Second World War. The Nazis have invaded Britain. There is a split between the resistance and those who prefer to collaborate with the invaders for a quiet life. The protagonist, a nurse, is caught in the middle.
Style: disturbing, realistic, thought provoking, tense, captivating ...
Plot: fascism, world war two, military, battles, distopia, politics, hospital, german occupation, innocence lost, political unrest, political conspiracy, countryside ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1944, 1910s, year 1940 ...
Place: england, europe, london, madagascar, germany
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Zone Troopers (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: American soldiers, led by The Sarge, are stuck behind Nazi enemy lines. As they make their way across the Italian countryside, they come across an alien spaceship that has crash-landed in the woods. The alien pilot is dead, but one of the ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, offbeat
Plot: soldier, world war two, hand grenade, ufo, behind enemy lines, alien, spacecraft, alien encounter, in the woods, getting home, adventure, war ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: italy, europe
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 6.4
 3K
633 Squadron (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Norwegian resistance leader Lieutenant Erik Bergman reports the location of a German V-2 rocket fuel plant, the Royal Air Force's 633 Squadron is assigned the mission to destroy it. The plant is in a seemingly-impregnable location beneath ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, sincere
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, world war two, against the odds, military, danger, hopes, save the day, air raid, ambition, race against time, heroic mission, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: norway, europe
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