2015 War Drama Movies

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Battle for Sevastopol(2015)

1h 50min | War, Drama, Romance / Love
3.7/5 (with 193 votes)

The story of Lyudmila Pavlichenko, the most successful female sniper in history.

Son of Saul(2015)

| 1h 47min | War, Drama, Thriller
3.6/5 (with 489 votes)

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.


| 1h 53min | Drama, War
3.2/5 (with 663 votes)

Feature film adaptation of Shakespeare's Scottish play about General Macbeth whose ambitious wife urges him to use wicked means in order to gain power of the throne over the sitting king, Duncan.

Land of Mine(2015)

1h 40min | War, Drama, History
3.9/5 (with 620 votes)

In the days following the surrender of Germany in May 1945, a group of young German prisoners of war is handed over to the Danish authorities and subsequently sent to the West Coast, where they are ordered to remove the more than two million mines that the Germans had placed in the sand along the coast. With their bare hands, crawling around in the sand, the boys are forced to perform the dangerous work under the leadership of a Danish sergeant.

Belle and Sebastian: The Adventure Continues(2015)

3.5/5 (with 157 votes)

September, 1945. Sebastian impatiently waits for the return of his friend Angelina, whom he has not seen for two years. When the plane carrying the young woman to her small village in the Alps is reported to have crashed in the mountains, Sebastian is convinced that Angelina is still alive. Along with his faithful dog Belle, Sebastian embarks on the most dangerous adventure of his life.

Woman in Gold(2015)

1h 49min | Drama
3.7/5 (with 621 votes)

Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover a world famous painting of her aunt plundered by the Nazis during World War II, she believes rightfully belongs to her family. She did so not just to regain what was rightfully hers, but also to obtain some measure of justice for the death, destruction, and massive art theft perpetrated by the Nazis.

Hyena Road(2015)

| 2h | War, Drama, Thriller, Action
3.4/5 (with 85 votes)

Three different men, three different worlds, three different wars – all stand at the intersection of modern warfare – a murky world of fluid morality where all is not as it seems.

Directed by Paul Gross - With Paul Gross

Man Down(2015)

| 1h 30min | Thriller, Drama, War
3.1/5 (with 116 votes)

When a U.S. Marine returns home from Afghanistan, he finds that the place he once called home is no better than the battlefields he fought on overseas. Accompanied by his best friend, he searches desperately for the whereabouts of his estranged son and wife. In their search, the two intercept a man carrying vital information about his family.

Suite Française(2015)

1h 43min | Drama, Romance / Love, War
3.6/5 (with 531 votes)

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 small town, soon followed by a regiment of German soldiers who take up residence in the villagers' own homes. Lucile initially tries to ignore Bruno von Falk, the handsome and refined German officer staying with them. But soon, a powerful love draws them together and leads them into the tragedy of war.

Beasts of No Nation(2015)

2h 17min | Drama, War
3.8/5 (with 764 votes)

Based on the experiences of Agu, a child fighting in the civil war of an unnamed, fictional West African country. Follows Agu's journey as he's forced to join a group of soldiers. While he fears his commander and many of the men around him, his fledgling childhood has been brutally shattered by the war raging through his country, and he is at first torn between conflicting revulsion and fascination.

A War(2015)

| 1h 55min | Drama, War
3.3/5 (with 90 votes)

Company commander Claus Michael Pedersen and his men are stationed in Helmand, Afghanistan. Meanwhile back in Denmark, with a husband at war and three children missing their father, everyday life is a struggle for Claus' wife Maria. During a routine mission, the soldiers are caught in heavy Taliban crossfire. In order to save his men, Claus makes a decision that ultimately sees him return to Denmark accused of a war crime.


1h 40min | War, Drama
3.4/5 (with 47 votes)

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 ones.

Directed by Elmo Nüganen - With Märt Pius, Kaspar Velberg, Kristjan Üksküla, Maiken Schmidt, Gert Raudsep, Hendrik Toompere Jr. Jr., ...
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The Dawns Here Are Quiet(2015)

2h | Drama, War
3.4/5 (with 72 votes)

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 Sea - the Baltic Sea Canal. These aren't just ordinary paratroopers. This is a team of seasoned and highly trained infiltrators, the elite of the Waffen-SS, superhumans. The only thing in their way is an anti-aircraft artillery unit of corporal Vaskov and five young women in training. It may seem like a fight of local significance, but the countrys main strategic transportation artery is at stake. Can the corporal and his 'petite newbies' prevent Nazi sabotage and at what cost?

Northern Limit Line(2015)

2h 10min | War, History
3.2/5 (with 21 votes)

In this true story from 2002, South Korean patrol boats engaged in a deadly battle with North Korean patrol boats who crossed the maritime border known the Northern Limit Line and attacked.

April 9th(2015)

1h 33min | Drama, War
3.3/5 (with 37 votes)

In the early morning of April 9th 1940, the Danish army is alerted. The Germans have crossed the border; Denmark is at war against Europe's strongest army. In Southern Jutland, Danish bicycle and motorcycle companies are ordered out to, against all odds, hold back the forces until the Danish reinforcements can be mobilized. In the fatal hours, we follow second lieutenant Sand and his bicycle company – they will be the first Danish soldiers to meet the enemy in combat on April 9th 1940.


2h 8min | Adventure, Drama, History
3.2/5 (with 75 votes)

When the young republic of The Netherlands is attacked by England, France and Germany and faces its own civil war no less, only one man, Michael de Ruyter, can lead the county's strongest weapon, the Dutch fleet.


1h 55min | War, Drama
2.6/5 (with 20 votes)

On 3 April 2004, during the holiday of Ashura, Iraqi rebels loyal to Shiite leader Muktada As-Sadr, launched an insurgency in the Polish zone. The Poles, together with Bulgarian soldiers and Iraqi police, were given the task of defending City Hall, led by Lieutenant colonel Grzegorz Kaliciak. The clash developed into the biggest Polish engagement since World War II. Not a single allied soldier died, although about 80 insurgents were killed in a counter-attack.

The Midwife(2015)

1h 59min | Drama, War, Romance / Love
2.9/5 (with 13 votes)

Helena has worked as a kind of midwife on the eve of the Lapland War. She wants to leave everything behind, and a suitable opportunity arises when she falls in love with a German-Finnish officer Johannes, who is leaving to German-led Titovka prison camp in the Soviet Union. Helena enlists into the camp as a nurse, where she experiences the brutality of war.

Come What May(2015)

1h 54min | War, Drama
3.1/5 (with 29 votes)

In may 1940, the German troops enter France. Frightened by the progress of the enemy, the people of a small village of Pas-de-Calais decide on the recommendations of the prefecture, to give up everything to go on the road, fleeing to the coast.

Directed by Christian Carion - With August Diehl


21min | Drama, History, War
3.7/5 (with 14 votes)

The friendship of two boys is tested to its limits as they battle for survival during the Kosovo war.

Directed by Jamie Donoughue

Sabina K.(2015)

2h 5min | Drama
3.1/5 (with 5 votes)

Sabina, a divorced mother of two small children, falls in love with an old friend from the Bosnian war. The two plan to marry, but things go terribly wrong.

Directed by Cristobal Krusen

Hum Tum Dushman Dushman(2015)

1h 54min | War
3.0/5 (with 1 vote)

An Indian soldier gets stuck in no man's land along with his Pakistani counterpart. They disregard their differences as they join forces to save the life of a Kashmiri boy who steps onto a mine.

Directed by Iqbal Durrani - With Mashaal Durrani

Our Father(2015)

15min | Drama, War

The Second World War is experienced through the journey of Private Cole, a dramatic study of the contrasting nature between the innocence of childhood and the reality of war, and the emotional struggle that accompanies it.

Mother's Trees(2015)

1h 55min | War, Kids & Family, Drama

Mitsu Tamura (Kyoka Suzuki) is the mother of 7 sons. Her sons are sent to the battlefield and 6 of her sons die on the battlefield. To mend her broken heart, she talks to 7 paulownia trees which she planted whenever one of her sons left for the battlefield.

Directed by Itsumichi Isomura

The Fear(2015)

1h 33min | History, Drama, War
2.7/5 (with 9 votes)

Gabriel, a young soldier, is sent to the Western Front in 1914. He experiences the hell of the trenches and the devastating effects that fear has on all the troops. He comes out alive after this horrendous experience, full of rage and fire, and discovers his own humanity.

Directed by Damien Odoul


1h 37min | Drama
3.0/5 (with 1 vote)

It is a sunny summer day in 1943. Poland is under German occupation. A group of young people, inhabitants of a nearby village, goes to the forest to gather fir cones and brushwood to use as firewood. They talk, flirt and make plans for the future. However this outing has an unexpected outcome: a certain event that is new to them will change their lives and the lives of other people who appear as the story develops.

Directed by Piotr Chrzan

The Magic Mountain(2015)

3.1/5 (with 4 votes)

The film investigates the adventures of mountain climber and photographer Adam J. Winkler, who fought in Afghanistan with the Mujahideen against the Soviets in the 1980s. The director employs a highly original artistic technique involving animated collage of period materials.

Directed by Anca Damian
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