World War I Movies
Here we collected the best world war i movies in order of popularity
The Green Room
In Henry James' short story "The Altar of the Dead", a man becomes obsessed with the dead in his life and builds a memorial to honor them. The short story that inspired the film was written by Henry J...
England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same passion for l...
The film follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, as they are sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World War One. Albert was too young to serve, but he went to France to save h...
The Lost City of Z
British explorer Col is the focus of a true-life drama in the 1920s. The man who discovered evidence of a previously unknown civilization in the Amazon went missing while searching for it.
Johnny Got His Gun
On the last day of World War I, a young American soldier named Joe is hit by a mortar shell. A quadruple amputee who has lost his arms, legs, eyes, ears, mouth and nose is lying in a hospital bed. Unb...
King of Hearts
An ornithologist mistaken for an explosives expert is sent alone into a small French town during WWI to investigate a garbled report from the resistance about a bomb which the departing Germans have s...
After a fierce battle in the trenches of the First World War, a British Infantry Company is separated from their unit. Attempting to return to their lines, the British soldiers discover a bombed out G...
The Lost Battalion
A war drama about an American battalion of over 500 men which gets trapped behind enemy lines in the Argonne Forest in October 1918 France during the closing weeks of World War I.
The Keeper of the Bees
A severely traumatized World War I veteran, believing that he's living on borrowed time, comes upon a peaceful little village and meets an old man called Bee Master and his mentor, Little Scout, who t...
Battles of the Marne & the Aisne
While the Allies were nearing panic as the Germans approached Paris, Marshal Foch quickly realised the German intent and that the Schlieffen plan was unravelling. In a master piece of military diploma...
Sarajevo: Beginning of a Disaster
Sarajevo, late June 1914: A Serbian nationalist shoots the Austro-Hungarian heir to the throne and his wife. A few weeks later, war raged in Europe with devastating consequences.
The trenches of World War I provide for a captivating backdrop to the drama of Corporal Hoferik. In his devotion to the Habsburg Monarchy, he fanatically carries out his military orders, but he ultima...
What Price Glory
The United States. The US is where it is located. There are rivalries between Marine sergeants in China and the Philippines. W.W was elected to office in 1917. I bring them to France, where Flagg take...
A German soldier tries to find out if the Dutch resistance planted a spy in the home of Kaiser Wilhelm in Holland during the beginning of World War II, but falls in love with a young Dutch woman.
The Legend of Bagger Vance
The perfect swing of golfer Rannulph Junuh has been ruined by World War I. He needs to play in a tournament to save the financially ravaged golf course. Bagger Vance is the mysterious caddy.
The Case of Sergeant Grischa
This film was nominated for an Oscar. It is one of the lost films in this category. No negative or print material is known to have survived. The film was described as overlong and boring by contempora...
The First World War
Produced by the Fox Movietone News arm of Fox Film Corporation and based on the book by Lawrence Stallings, this expanded newsreel, using stock-and-archive footage, tells the story of World War I from...
The Return of the Soldier
Chris Baldry lost his memory after returning from World War I. The soldier doesn't know much about his wife, Kitty. Baldry seeks out an old flame from his childhood, Margaret Grey, as he tries to cope...
Shout at the Devil
During World War One, an English adventurer, an American elephant poacher and the latter's attractive young daughter set out to destroy a German battle-cruiser which is awaiting repairs in an inlet ju...
The Race to the Sea - 1914
Both the Allies and the Germans dug in as the Battle of the Aisne came to a close. Both sides moved around their western flank. The race began. The BEF moved to the western flank of the Allies. The st...
In World War I London, an American out-of-work chorus girl makes ends meet by picking up men. She met Roy, a naive young American who enlisted in the Canadian army, during the air raid. Roy tricked hi...
Von Richthofen and Brown
Spend time on both sides of World War I, partly with German flying ace Baron Manfred Von Richthofen (John Phillip Law), aka "The Red Baron," and his colorful "flying circus" of Fokker fighter planes, ...
The Ottoman Lieutenant
A woman is going to join a doctor. Jude was in the Ottoman Empire. While the war is about to start, Lillie falls in love with the military man, Ismail, just as she finds herself at odds with Jude and ...
Jim Ferguson falls through a time hole to 1917 where he saves the life of a Royal Flying Corps pilot after his photo recon mission is shot down. Jim was zapped back to the 1980s before he could figure...
While waiting out World War I in a German POW camp, Captain Fred Allison discovers that his oldest and dearest friend, Digby, has also been captured and put into the same camp with him. Fred wants to ...
Sergeant Michael Dunne set a record for the highest number of individual bravery awards for a single battle when he was in the 10th Battalion, The "Fighting Tenth" with the 1st Canadian Division.
Oh! What a Lovely War
Satire about the First World War based on a stage musical of the same name, portraying the "Game of War" and focusing mainly on the members of one family (last name Smith) who go off to war. Much of t...
It is the evening of The Great War. The Austro-Hungarian empire is collapsing and there are outlaw deserters in Croatia. A city journalist is going to become a country teacher to find some peace in th...
Néry and the Retreat from Mons
Following the Battles of Mons and Le Cateau the already near exhausted British Expeditionary Force, who had been marching and fighting for six days without a break , embarked on a nine day epic march ...
A Farewell to Arms
The story of the World War I love affair began in Italy. Frederic Henry and a nurse. As the war rages on, tremendous challenges and difficult decisions face each, separated by Frederic's transfer.
There is a leave of absence in Italy. Tommy Knowlton is in love with the daughter of his submarine's commander. After Commander Toler was forced to abandon Tommy's best friend topside while the sub di...