German army movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant german army movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, realistic, suspenseful, tense, captivating and serious films and TV shows about / with german army, world war two, german, german soldier, soldier, nazi, war, death, gun and explosion plots mostly in War, Drama and History genres shot in UK, USA, Poland and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as german army: Dunkirk (2017), 'Allo 'Allo (1982), 1944 (2015), The Man Who Will Come (2009), Two Colonels (1963), Black Book (2006), Trench 11 (2017), The Exception (2016), Before the Fall (2004), The Aryan Couple (2004).

List of german army movies

 7.9
 517K
Dunkirk (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Netherlands, France, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk between May 26th and June 4th 1940 during World War II.
Style: atmospheric, dramatic, suspense, realistic, based on true events ...
Plot: world war two, british history, wartime, war, british army, evacuation, rescue mission, survival, warship, soldier, rescue, surrounded ...
Time: year 1940, 1940s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, english channel, england, flanders
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 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, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: cafe, parody, painting, world war two, farce, affair, soldier, german army, homosexual, captain, german, french ...
Time: 1940s
Place: france, europe
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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, friendship, courage, rivalry, gunshot ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: estonia, europe, soviet union
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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, bleak, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: world war two, against humanity, youth, family relations, village, village life, life is a bitch, parents and children, german army, social relations, mute or deaf, society ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1944, 40s, year 1943
Place: italy, europe
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 7.2
 477
Two Colonels (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: During the WWII Italians and English take and retake a village between the Albanian and Greek borders. It happens so often that not only do they use the same hotel as their headquarters, but also they find the time to become friends.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: colonel, world war two, german army, truce, misunderstanding, bombing, italian army, platoon, italian history, italian soldier, surrender, german ...
Time: 1940s
Place: greece, albania
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 7.7
 71K
Black Book (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Netherlands, Germany, UK, Belgium
Duration: 145 min.
Story: In the Nazi-occupied Netherlands during World War II, a Jewish singer infiltrates the regional Gestapo headquarters for the Dutch resistance.
Style: tense, psychological, epic, emotional, twists and turns ...
Plot: jewish, holocaust, nazism, atrocity, singer, world war two, life is a bitch, espionage, occupation, betrayal, trap, escape ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century, 40s, 60s ...
Place: holland, netherlands, europe, israel, belgium ...
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 5.3
 2K
Trench 11 (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the final days of WWI a shell-shocked soldier must lead a mission deep beneath the trenches to stop a German plot that could turn the tide of the war.
Style: disturbing, suspense, enigmatic, tense, psychotronic
Plot: parasite, bio weapon, human experiment, soldier, disease, trench, bunker, world war one, infection, mad scientist, sole survivor, infected ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918
Place: france
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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, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Plot: nazi occupation, german soldier, jewish, love, german, military, spy, bodyguard, investigation, conspiracy, threat, saving a life ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940, 1920s
Place: holland, germany, poland, netherlands, berlin germany
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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, captivating, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: nazi, friendship, nazi germany, anti semitism, pow, boarding school, boarding school life, against humanity, boxing, german, war, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1942
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, ukraine, washington d.c. ...
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The Aryan Couple (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A WWII Drama about a German/Jewish industrialist who, in order to ensure his family's safe passage out of Germany, is forced to hand over his business to the Nazis.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: world war two, holocaust, anti semitism, concentration camp, moral dilemma, uncover truth, wartime life, life is a bitch, hidden identity, survival, forbidden love, undercover ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: hungary, switzerland, germany, europe
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 7.0
 14K
Days of Glory (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Algeria, France, Morocco, Belgium
Duration: 123 min.
Story: During WWII, four North African men enlist in the French army to liberate that country from Nazi oppression, and to fight French discrimination.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: world war two, battles, war, self esteem, french, algerian, heroes, society, politics, prejudice, nazi, justice ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1943 ...
Place: france, africa, italy, algeria, europe ...
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The Last Train (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two people, a Frenchman Julien Maroyeur and a Jewish German woman (Anna Kupfer) met on a train while escaping the German army entering France.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: world war two, train, wartime life, romance, love affair, couple relations, fugitives, love and romance, against humanity, fall in love, war, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1940
Place: france, europe
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 6.6
 3K
Francofonia (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Master filmmaker Alexander Sokurov (Russian Ark) transforms a portrait of the world-renowned museum into a magisterial, centuries-spanning reflection on the relation between art, culture and power.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic, semi documentary
Plot: nazi occupation, nazism, art, museum, painting, art museum, war, world, louvre, nazi occupied france, architecture, evacuation ...
Time: 1940s, year 1959, year 1967, year 1942, year 1940 ...
Place: paris france, russia, st. petersburg russia, vichy, germany ...
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 7.6
 4K
Hatred (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Summer of 1939. Zosia is a young Polish girl who is deeply in love with Ukrainian Petro. Their great love will be put to the test when her father decides to marry her to a wealthy widower Skiba. Right after wedding she is left alone because her ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, thought provoking
Plot: genocide, nazi occupation, war, unhappy marriage, female protagonist, survival, anti war, murder, escape, husband wife relationship, baby, village ...
Time: 1940s, year 1939, year 1943
Place: poland
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Journey's End (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in a dugout in Aisne in 1918, a group of British officers, led by the mentally disintegrating young officer Stanhope, variously await their fate.
Style: psychological, suspense, thought provoking, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: trench warfare, world war one, officer, british army, war, army, battle, fear, nightmare, battles, friendship, explosion ...
Time: year 1918, 1910s
Place: france
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The Downfall of Berlin: Anonyma (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A nameless woman keeps a diary as the Russians invade Berlin in the spring of 1945. She is in her early 30s, a patriotic journalist with international credentials; her husband, Gerd, a writer, is an officer at the Russian front. She speaks Russian ...
Style: bleak, serious, disturbing, realistic
Plot: war crime, world war two, war, sexual relations, rape, sexual abuse, injustice, soldier, strong sexual content, political unrest, life is a bitch, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1945
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe
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 6.9
 19
The Marathon (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It is 5 May 1945 and the uprising against the hated German occupiers has broken out in Prague. The Czech guards open the gate of the Pankrác prison to allow the prisoners to escape en masse. Many of them are shot dead by the German guards but young ...
Style: tragicomedy
Plot: death of friend, blood on face, loss of friend, gunfight, male nudity, gun, fight, explosion, jail, shotgun, vomiting, flashlight ...
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
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The Last Winter (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Albania
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Germans come amid snow and winter. In the village only people remained are women, that fight until wounded partisans, sheltered in the village, will retreat deeper and snow will cover their tracks. Face to face with the Germans and their control of ...
Plot: village, husband wife relationship, world war two, battles, family relations, search, winter, german soldier, nazi, german occupation, german army, partisan ...
Time: 1940s
Place: albania
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 6.7
 5K
Bon voyage (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Isabelle Adjani and Gerard Depardieu star in director Jean-Paul Rappenau's amusing farce set on the eve of World War II, which follows the intersecting lives of four Parisians as they cope with the impending invasion of their city by German ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, satirical, light ...
Plot: war, wartime life, world war two, nazi, manipulation, spy, lie, top secret, politics, world politics, romance, spies ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s
Place: france, europe, england, paris france, vichy ...
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 5.7
 23
The Birthday (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The four sequences in the film cover four days in a life of young Warsaw lad in September 1938, 1939, 1943 and 1944. In the first sequence Jurek decides not to study in the Sorbonne but enlists in a Polish military school instead. In the second ...
Plot: female director, stepmother stepson relationship, librarian, tragic event, german occupation, rebellion, resistance fighter, german army, ruins, love, nazi occupation, military school ...
Time: year 1938, year 1939, 1930s, 1940s, year 1944 ...
Place: warsaw poland, poland
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 7.2
 138
Redhead (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the summer of 1944, while Romanians turn weapons against Nazis, Mihai, an orphan teenager whose parents died in a bombing, tries to enlist in order to fight in the front line but he discovers that former police commissioner Potra tortured and ...
Plot: teenager, world war two, orphan, communist party, dirty cop, police officer, burning house, german army, drunk, guardian, underage, abuse ...
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Pioneers in Ingolstadt (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: German filmmaker Rainer Werner Fassbinder directs the made-for-TV melodrama Pioneers in Ingolstadt, based on the play by Marieluise Fleisser. The film opens as a parade of soldiers are marching through a town square singing patriotic songs. Alma ...
Style: rough
Plot: drum, military uniform, toast, sabotage, rowboat, fiance fiancee relationship, torment, beer drinking, german soldier, sergeant, salute, male virgin ...
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 6.8
 86
Corbari (1970)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The real story of the partisan Silvio Corbari. He starts his career killing publicly one of his friends that was a fascist. Than, he set up a band of partisans in north Italy, completely independent from the Italian organized resistance (CLN). Ines, ...
Style: factual
Plot: fascist, world war two, friendship, rebel, strangled to death, nationalism, german army, partisan, unfaithful wife, post war, nazi occupation, revolutionary ...
Time: 1940s
Place: italy
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Giuseppe in Warsaw (1964)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Italian soldier Giuseppe Santucci, on his way home from the Russian front, during World War II (in 1943), has his machine gun stolen in Warsaw. Afraid of consequences, he stays in Warsaw and occupies a flat of the Polish girl Maria, whom he ...
Plot: italian soldier, nazi soldier, nazi uniform, male in bathtub, war zone, italian abroad, man in bathtub, bathroom, train wreck, train, gun, nazi occupation ...
Time: 1940s
Place: warsaw poland, poland
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Two Marines and a General (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In May 1943, two American soldiers, Joe and Frank, of Italian descent are searching the North African desert for a German general called Von Kassler, when they are captured by Von Kassler aide Inge Schultze who lets them escape with fake war plans, ...
Plot: world war two, secret weapon, german army, italian american, u.s. army
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, africa
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Georg (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Essay film about a man coping with the aftermath of World War II.
Plot: family relations, world war two, missile, childbirth, u.s. army, found footage, brother brother relationship, home movie, pregnancy, countryside, veteran, german army
Place: illinois
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Cat and Mouse (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany, Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A film adaptation of the book by the same name written by Günter Grass. Pilenz, the narrator, revisits places of his childhood, going through his memories regarding his relationship to Mahlke, an old "friend" of his.
Plot: medal, classmate, high school, thief, nazi, war hero, german army, exile, symbolism, third reich, nazi soldier, satire ...
Place: germany
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 6.5
 27
Hideouts (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this well-photographed and sometimes confusing wartime drama, an Austrian village experiences the tragedy of war on several different levels. Within one family, the younger son is jealous of the praise his father gives to a Polish POW who is ...
Plot: typhus, teenage boy, polish, pow, informant, gestapo, german army, austrian, countryside, tragic event, farmer, death of son ...
Time: 1940s
Place: alps, austria
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The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Trenches of Hell (1999)
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: August, 1917. Using the name 'Henri Defense', 17 year old Indiana Jones has enlisted in the Belgian army to fight in the Great War. After all his commanding officers have been wiped out during combat in Flanders, Corporal ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: shot in the back, attack, flamethrower, tough guy, battlefield, battles, machine gun nest, combat, german soldier, fedora, uniform, pistol ...
Time: 1910s
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Armored Command (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An American army unit is trapped in a small town during a German counterattack and discovers that a spy in the town is providing the Germans with information about them.
Plot: baker, nazi officer, countryside, german army, patrol, nursing back to health, friendly fire, nazi, shot in the shoulder, ambush, forced kiss, platoon ...
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