Air raid movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant air raid movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, exciting, suspenseful and tense films and TV shows about / with air raid, world war two, explosion, war, nazi, bombing, soldier, battles, gun and husband wife relationship plots mostly in Drama, War and History genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as air raid: 633 Squadron (1964), We Were Soldiers (2002), Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970), Zoo (2017), Ain't Misbehavin' (1997), The King's Choice (2016), Catch-22 (2019), The Captain (2017), The Song of Names (2019), Never Look Away (2018).

List of air raid movies

 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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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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Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: In the summer of 1941, the United States and Japan seem on the brink of war after constant embargos and failed diplomacy come to no end. "Tora! Tora! Tora!", named after the code words use by the lead Japanese pilot to indicate they had ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, epic, factual ...
Plot: world war two, military life, battleship, military, navy, war, political unrest, state affairs, imperial japan, anti war, battles, rebellion ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1941, 70s
Place: hawaii, japan, pearl harbor, washington d.c., germany ...
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 6.6
 836
Zoo (2017)
Genre: Family, History, War
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Young Tom and his misfit friends fight to save 'Buster' the baby elephant during the German air raid bombings of Belfast in 1941.
Plot: zoo, elephant, air raid, world war two, children in wartime, zookeeper, bombing, courage
Time: 1940s
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Ain't Misbehavin' (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, War
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: "Ain't Misbehavin'" is a delightful wartime comedy about two very different bandsmen (Eddie and Eric) and their misadventures with gangsters, romance, and black-marketing in Blitz-time London.
Plot: pilot, scotsman, guard dog, jazz band, duo, train, world war two, nurse, scottish, warehouse, air raid, raf ...
Time: 1940s
Place: scotland, london
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The King's Choice (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Ireland
Duration: 133 min.
Story: On 9 April 1940, German soldiers arrive in the city of Oslo. The King of Norway faces a choice that will change his country forever. The King's Choice is a story about the three most dramatic days in Norway's history, the royal ...
Plot: invasion, king, wehrmacht, air raid, democracy, evacuation, royal family, roadblock, winter, crown prince, grandfather grandson relationship, train ...
Time: year 1940, 1940s
Place: norway, oslo norway
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Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When two brothers are forced to fight in the Korean War, the elder decides to take the riskiest missions if it will help shield the younger from battle.
Style: epic, realistic, emotional, captivating, rough ...
Plot: war, soldier, military, mission, atrocity, battles, survival, archaeologist, military life, patriotism, civil war, battle zone ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 1950s
Place: korea, south korea, north korea, asia
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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
 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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The Song of Names (2019)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, War
Country: Canada, Hungary, UK, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A man searching for his childhood best friend — a Polish violin prodigy orphaned in the Holocaust — who vanished decades before on the night of his first public performance.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, touching, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violinist, holocaust, musician, family relations, child prodigy, disappearance, flashback, world war two, polish, violin, tragedy, haunted by the past ...
Time: year 1953, year 1951, year 1943, year 1952
Place: poland, england, israel, warsaw poland, new york ...
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Never Look Away (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 189 min.
Story: Inspired by real events and spanning three eras of German history, film tells the story of Kurt, a young art student who falls in love with fellow student, Ellie. Ellie’s father, Professor Seeband, a famous doctor, is dismayed at his daughter’s ...
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, sincere, based on true events
Plot: painter, nazism, love, father daughter relationship, ss, manipulation, truth, childhood memory, pregnant, pregnant woman, portrait painting, holocaust ...
Time: year 1937, year 1963, year 1961, 50s, year 1940 ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, west germany, east germany ...
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Ivan's Childhood (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Poetic journey through the shards and shadows of one boy’s war-ravaged youth.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, serious, meditative, psychological ...
Plot: world war two, orphan, war, anti war, red army, youth, heroes, battles, german, boy, child execution, child spy ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, soviet union, berlin germany, japan
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Down River (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Four soldiers trapped behind enemy lines must confront their fears and desires while finding a way back to their battalion.
Style: suspense, serious, tense, exciting, dark humor ...
Plot: survival, behind enemy lines, military, murder, pursuit, escape, soldier, friendship, prisoner, betrayal, world war two, violence ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: germany, normandy, cambodia, vietnam, congo
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 6.7
 54K
Midway (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong, Canada, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The story of the soldiers and aviators who helped turn the tide of the Second World War during the iconic Battle of Midway in June 1942.
Style: bleak, exciting, scary, suspense, sad ...
Plot: sea battle, fighter plane, aircraft carrier, world war two, war, aerial combat, u.s. navy, bombing, u.s. military, naval battle, dying young, shipwreck ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1937, year 1941 ...
Place: pearl harbor, pacific ocean, tokyo, honolulu hawaii, hawaii ...
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 6.5
 2K
PT 109 (1963)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Dramatization of President John F. Kennedy's war time experiences during which he captained a PT boat, took it to battle and had it sunk by a Japanese destroyer. He and the survivors had to make their way to an island, find food and shelter and ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, world war two, military, heroes, leadership, ocean or sea, wartime life, battles, ship, survival, military life, anti war ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: pacific ocean
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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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Sicilia! Sicilia! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Giuseppe Tornatore traces three generations of a Sicilian family in in the Sicilian town of Bagheria (known as Baarìa in the local Sicilian dialect), from the 1930s to the 1980s, to tell the story of the loves, dreams and delusions of an unusual ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: fascism, social differences, family relations, politics, small town, election, world war two, communism, hopes, love and romance, injustice, state affairs ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 60s, 50s, 70s ...
Place: sicily, italy, europe, sicily italy
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Under the Shadow (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Jordan, Qatar, Iran
Duration: 84 min.
Story: As a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the post-revolution, war torn Tehran of the 80s, a mysterious evil begins to haunt their home.
Style: macabre, suspense, atmospheric, intense, psychotronic ...
Plot: evil, supernatural, haunted house, mother daughter relationship, paranormal activity, brutality, mother, daughter, war, danger, iraq war, bombing ...
Time: 80s
Place: iran, jordan, middle east, iraq
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Germany Pale Mother (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Germany 1939. Hans and Lene marry the day before the war breaks out, and Hans is sent to the Eastern front. During a bombing raid their daughter Anna is born. The house is destroyed and Lene and Anna moves in with relatives in Berlin. Hans survives ...
Style: realistic, bleak, gloomy, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: world war two, wartime life, soldier, parents and children, life is a bitch, couple relations, war, family life, couples, life turned upside down, family relations, family in crisis ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 40s, 30s, year 1939
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, west germany
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And This Will Pass, Too... (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Wonderful war stories about Isidor Katanic, officer who spent his working life as a calligrapher writing to various documents. Resignation living at home, living with rampant wife and her son from a previous marriage, sloth. Very soon retire and go ...
Plot: officer, hunting, underground, nazi, hanging, yelling, party, fear, radio, river, fish, sister ...
Place: yugoslavia, belgrade, former yugoslavia
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Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Namibia
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation is a 2007 epic film on the Namibian independence struggle against South African occupation as seen through the life of Sam Nujoma, the leader of the South-West Africa People's Organisation and the first ...
Plot: tied to a tree, massacre, shot to death, police, politician, judge, prison, death, violence, weapons, woman, automatic weapon ...
Time: 20th century
Place: africa
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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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Goodnight Sweetheart (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Goodnight Sweetheart is a British sitcom that ran for six series on BBC1 from 1993 to 1999. It stars Nicholas Lyndhurst as Gary Sparrow, an accidental time traveller who leads a double life after discovering a time portal allowing him to travel ...
Style: sitcom, surreal, offbeat, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: time travel, world war two, time traveler, pub, double life, police officer, fish out of water, misfit, love and romance, couple relations, imaginary, friends ...
Time: 1940s, 90s, 40s, 20th century, year 1994 ...
Place: london, england, east end london
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Walking with the Enemy (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Romania, Hungary, Canada, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Regent Horthy is the leader of Hungary and a German ally, but his favorable standing with Hitler changes as the war comes to an end. Forced to cede Hungary’s power or else witness the execution of his son, Regent Horthy gives up control of his ...
Style: bleak, emotional, realistic, based on true events, serious
Plot: holocaust, family relations, wartime life, war, danger, concentration camp, defiant, life is a bitch, confined, world war two, betrayal, chases and races ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 21st century, 80s ...
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary, budapest, new york ...
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The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A classic car changes the lives of three sets of owners.
Style: anthology
Plot: omnibus, rolls royce, road trip, car, bandit, passport, older woman younger man relationship, socialite, bombing, air raid, nazi germany, reckless driving ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, italy, europe
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 6.9
 26K
Memphis Belle (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The "Memphis Belle" is a World War II bomber, piloted by a young crew on dangerous bombing raids into Europe. The crew only have to make one more bombing raid before they have finished their duty and can go home. In the briefing before ...
Style: tense, exciting, rough, serious, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: bomber, world war two, soldier, battles, war, one last job, mission, behind enemy lines, military, friendship, airplane, rescue ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: europe, england, germany, australia
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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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The Demolition Squad (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Germans held the strategically important airport, where planes were taking off to bombard partisans positions. Headquarters of one a partisan unit sent a few commandos to blow up airplanes and airport in the air.
Plot: partisan, airplane, world war two, machine gun, battle, hostage, mission, army, air raid, hangar, commando, mountain ...
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
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Cuckoo in a Dark Forest (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in World War 2 as the Germans occupy Czechoslovakia, teenage Emilka's father is murdered by the Nazis, but she is selected for special treatment by virtue of being blonde. She is billeted with the commandant of a concentration camp near the ...
Plot: screaming woman, talking to an animal, new identity, classroom, sexual abuse, letter, shotgun, hospital, explosion, wet clothes, chambermaid, earring ...
Time: 1940s
Place: germany, poland, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic ...
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Friendship's Death (1987)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A robot messenger (Tilda Swinton) is sent to earth to appeal to humans to live in peace. Originally designed to go to MIT, by mistake she ends up in Amman, Jordan during the Black September riots of 1970. Sullivan, a British journalist, (Bill ...
Style: captivating, suspense, thought provoking, exciting
Plot: human android relationship, journalist, alien, politics, reporter, robot, extraterrestrial, cyborgs, hotel room, hotel, androids, dialogue driven ...
Time: 70s
Place: jordan, palestine, middle east
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