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This list of war films are films depicting aspects of historical wars. In film theory, genre refers to the primary method of film categorization. ... This is chronological list of action films split by decade. ... This is chronological list of adventure films split by decade. ... This is a list of animated feature-length films from around the world organised alphabetically under the year of release (the year during which the completed film was first released to the public). ... A computer-animated film commonly refers to feature films that have been computer-animated to appear three dimensional on a movie screen. ... This is a list of stop-motion films from around the world organised in order of release date; theatrical releases as well as made-for-TV and direct-to-video movies. ... // Categories: | ... List of United States comedy films List of British comedy films List of comedy films in languages other than English List of comedy science fiction films List of comedy-drama films List of comedy horror films List of parody films Total Film Magazines List of the 50 Greatest Comedy... List of drama films is a chronological listing of films in the drama genre. ... This is a list of films that were made for, or primarily marketed to, children. ... List of fantasy films is a chronological listing of films in the fantasy genre. ... The following is a list of films and television series often described as film noir. ... This is chronological list of horror films split by decade. ... The following is a list of musical films, listed in chronological order. ... This is a list of science fiction films organised chronologically. ... This is a list of short films: Template:List of films // Roundhay Garden Scene (1888) Dickson Greeting (1891) Edison Kinetoscopic Record of a Sneeze (1894) Robetta and Doretto (1895) The Execution of Mary Stuart (1895) Watering the Gardener (1895) Interuppted Lover (1896) In a Chinese Laundry (1897) The Milkers... This is chronological list of thriller films split by decade. ... This is a list of notable Western films and TV series by year. ... The war film is a film genre concerned with warfare, usually about naval, air or land battles, sometimes focusing instead on prisoners of war, covert operations, military training or other related subjects. ...

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2nd Sino-Japanese War

Belligerents China United States1 Empire of Japan Collaborationist Chinese Army2 Commanders Chiang Kai-shek, Chen Cheng, Yan Xishan, Feng Yuxiang, Li Zongren, Xue Yue, Bai Chongxi, Peng Dehuai, Joseph Stilwell, Claire Chennault, Albert Wedemeyer Hirohito, Fumimaro Konoe, Hideki Tojo, Kotohito Kanin, Matsui Iwane, Hajime Sugiyama, Shunroku Hata, Toshizo Nishio... Empire of the Sun is a 1987 film directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Christian Bale, John Malkovich, and Miranda Richardson. ...

al-Aqsa Intifada

For other uses, see al-Aqsa (disambiguation). ... Paradise Now (Arabic: ) is a 2005 film directed by Hany Abu-Assad about two Palestinian men preparing for a suicide attack in Israel. ...

Algerian War of Independence

  • Marcia O Crepia/The Legion's Last Patrol/Commando (1962)
  • Battle of Algiers (1966) (La Battaglia di Algeri)
  • Chronique des années de braise
  • L'Honneur d'un Capitaine
  • Lost Command (1966)
  • Le Petit Soldat (1960)
  • RAS (1973)
  • La trahison (2005)

Combatants FLN (1954-62) MNA (1954-62) France (1954-62) FAF (1960-61) OAS (1961-62) Commanders Mostefa Benboulaïd Ferhat Abbas Hocine Aït Ahmed Ahmed Ben Bella Krim Belkacem Larbi Ben MHidi Rabah Bitat Mohamed Boudiaf Messali Hadj General Jacques Massu General Maurice Challe Bachaga Said Boualam... For other uses, see Commando (disambiguation). ... Le Petit Soldat (1960), which was banned in France until 1963, was the second feature film made by French filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard. ... In molecular biology, Ras is the name of a protein, the gene that encodes it, and the family and superfamily of proteins to which it belongs. ...

American Civil War

(Also see American Civil War films) Combatants United States of America (Union) Confederate States of America (Confederacy) Commanders Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee Strength 2,200,000 1,064,000 Casualties 110,000 killed in action, 360,000 total dead, 275,200 wounded 93,000 killed in action, 258,000 total...

Andersonville was a film directed by John Frankenheimer about a group of union soliders who are captured by the confederates and sent to the infamous confederate prison camp. ... Combatants United States of America (Union) Confederate States of America Commanders George G. Meade Robert E. Lee Strength 93,921[1] 71,699[2] Casualties 23,055 (3,155 killed, 14,531 wounded, 5,369 captured/missing)[1] 23,231 (4,708 killed, 12,693 wounded, 5,830 captured/missing... Combatants United States of America (Union) Confederate States of America Commanders George G. Meade Robert E. Lee Strength 93,921[1] 71,699[2] Casualties 23,055 (3,155 killed, 14,531 wounded, 5,369 captured/missing)[1] 23,231 (4,708 killed, 12,693 wounded, 5,830 captured/missing... The Beguiled is a 1971 film directed by Don Siegel. ... For the 1982 film of the same name, see Birth of a Nation (1982 film). ... This article is about the film. ... Belligerents United States (Union) CSA (Confederacy) Commanders Ambrose E. Burnside Robert E. Lee Strength IX Corps Elements of the Army of Northern Virginia Casualties and losses 5,300 total 1,032 total The Battle of the Crater was a battle of the American Civil War, part of the Siege of... The General is a 1927 silent comedy about a bumbling Confederate engineer (train driver) who pursues Union spies who steal his beloved locomotive, The General, which incidentally also carries his estranged girlfriend as well. ... Joseph Frank Buster Keaton (October 4, 1895 – February 1, 1966) was an Academy Award-winning American comic actor and filmmaker. ... Gettysburg is a 1993 movie that dramatizes the decisive Battle of Gettysburg in the American Civil War. ... Combatants United States of America (Union) Confederate States of America Commanders George G. Meade Robert E. Lee Strength 93,921[1] 71,699[2] Casualties 23,055 (3,155 killed, 14,531 wounded, 5,369 captured/missing)[1] 23,231 (4,708 killed, 12,693 wounded, 5,830 captured/missing... For other uses, see Gods and Generals (disambiguation). ... For the album by Frankee, see The Good, The Bad, The Ugly (Frankee album). ... Glory is a 1989 Academy Award-winning drama based on the history of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Regiment during the American Civil War. ... For the novel, see Gone with the Wind. ... IAIN HOWE HAS A HORSE gordy stew is a shag ... For the novel, see North and South (trilogy). ... Combatants United States of America Confederate States of America Commanders Irvin McDowell Joseph E. Johnston P.G.T. Beauregard Strength 35,000 32,500 Casualties 2,896 (460 killed, 1,124 wounded, 1,312 captured/missing)[1] 1,982 (387 killed, 1,582 wounded, 13 missing)[1] For other uses... Combatants United States of America Confederate States of America Commanders George B. McClellan Robert E. Lee Strength 87,000 45,000 Casualties 12,401 (2,108 killed, 9,540 wounded, 753 captured/missing) 10,316 (1,546 killed, 7,752 wounded, 1,018 captured/missing) The Battle of Antietam (also... Combatants United States of America Confederate States of America Commanders Ulysses S. Grant George G. Meade Robert E. Lee Strength 101,895 61,025 Casualties 18,400 11,400 For the French and Indian War battle, see Battle of the Wilderness 1755. ... The third Battle of Petersburg, also known as the Breakthrough at Petersburg or the Fall of Petersburg, was a decisive Union assault on the Confederate trenches, ending the ten-month Siege of Petersburg and leading to the fall of Petersburg and Richmond. ... The Outlaw Josey Wales is a 1976 revisionist Western movie set at the end of the American Civil War starring Clint Eastwood (as the eponymous Josey Wales), Chief Dan George, Sondra Locke, Bill McKinney, John Vernon, Paula Trueman, Sam Bottoms, Geraldine Keams, Woodrow Parfrey, Joyce Jameson, Sheb Wooley, and Royal... The Red Badge of Courage (1895) is an impressionistic novel by Stephen Crane about the meaning of courage, as it is discovered by Henry Fleming, a recruit in the American Civil War. ... Ride with the Devil is a 1999 American Civil War drama directed by Ang Lee. ... Shenandoah is a 1965 Western war drama starring Jimmy Stewart and directed by Andrew V. McLaglen. ... They Died with Their Boots On is a 1941 western film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland. ...

American Revolutionary War

This article is about military actions only. ... 1776 is the title of a 1969 Broadway musical and its 1972 film adaptation. ... Numerous places and things are named for this battle, see: Bunker Hill (disambiguation). ... The Crossing is a term used in Egypt to refer to the west to east crossing of the Suez Canal by the Egyptian army at the start of the Yom Kippur War in 1973. ... Drums Along the Mohawk is an historical novel of the American Revolution written by Walter D. Edmonds. ... This article is about the 1957 Disney film. ... The Patriot is a 2000 film starring Mel Gibson and directed by Roland Emmerich. ... Combatants Britain United States Commanders Charles Cornwallis Horatio Gates Johann de Kalb† Strength 2,239 3,052 Casualties 68 killed 245 wounded 64 missing 1,000 killed or wounded 1,000 captured 132 missing The Battle of Camden was an important battle in the Southern Theatre of the American Revolutionary... There have been several films with the title Revolution, including: Revolution (1967), an eight-minute short by Peter Greenaway. ... April Morning is a 1961 novel by Howard Fast depicting the Battle of Lexington and Concord from the perspective of a fictional teenager, Adam Cooper. ...

Ancient Greece

The term ancient Greece refers to the periods of Greek history in Classical Antiquity, lasting ca. ... Helen of Troy is a 1956 Warner Bros. ... Helen of Troy depicts the battles fought to win the love of the worlds most beautiful woman. ... Troy is a movie released on May 14, 2004 concerning the Trojan War. ... 300 is a 2007 film adaptation of the graphic novel 300 by Frank Miller, and is a fictionalized retelling of the Battle of Thermopylae. ... The 300 Spartans is a 1962 film depicting the Battle of Thermopylae. ...

Anglo-Saxon invasion of England

The History of Anglo-Saxon England covers the history of early medieval England from the end of Roman Britain and the establishment of Anglo-Saxon kingdoms in the 5th century until the Conquest by the Normans in 1066. ... King Arthur is a 2004 epic film directed by Antoine Fuqua and written by David Franzoni. ... Britain, c. ...

Anglo-Zulu War

Combatants United Kingdom Zulu Nation Commanders Sir Bartle Frere, Frederick Augustus Thesiger, 2nd Baron Chelmsford Cetshwayo Strength 14,800 (6,400 Europeans 8,400 Natal Troops) 40,000 Casualties 1,727 killed, 256 wounded 8,250+ killed, 3,000+ wounded The Anglo-Zulu War was fought in 1879 between the... Zulu is a 1964 adventure film depicting the Battle of Rorkes Drift between the British Army and the Zulus. ... Belligerents Britain Zulu Kingdom Commanders John Chard Gonville Bromhead Prince Dabulamanzi Strength 139 4,000–5,000 Casualties and losses 17 killed, 14 wounded Approximately 600-700 dead. ... Zulu Dawn is a 1979 book and war film about the Battle of Isandlwana between British and Zulu military units in 1879 in South Africa. ... Combatants Britain Zulu Nation Commanders Brevet Lieutenant Colonel Henry Pulleine† Anthony Durnford† Ntshingwayo Khoza Strength 1,400 men 22,000 men Casualties 52 officers killed 1,277 other ranks killed 3,000 killed 3,000 wounded The Battle of Isandlwana was a battle in the Anglo-Zulu War in which...

Battle of the Ice

Combatants Novgorod Republic Teutonic Knights, Danish knights, militia of Dorpat Commanders Prince Alexander Nevsky Master Dietrich von Grüningen, Prince-Bishop Hermann Strength 4000-5,000 1,500-2500 Casualties Light around 400 knights killed and 90 captured, a number of infantry killed A monument in Pskov Oblast marking the... For other uses, see Alexander Nevsky (disambiguation). ...

Bosnian War

Combatants Army of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Predominantly Bosniak) Army of Republika Srpska, Yugoslav Peoples Army, various paramilitary units from Serbia and Montenegro (Serbian) Croatian Defence Council, Croatian Army (Croatian) Commanders Alija Izetbegović (President of Bosnia and Herzegovina) Sefer Halilović (Army chief of staff 1992-1993) Rasim... Before the Rain (Macedonian: Пред дождот; Pred doždot) is a 1994 Macedonian film starring Katrin Cartlidge, Rade Šerbedžija, Grégoire Colin, and Labina Mitevska. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Underground (Serbian: Подземље, Podzemlje) is a 1995 award-winning film directed by Emir Kusturica with a screenplay by Dušan Kovačević. It is also known by the subtitle Once Upon a Time There Was a Country (Serbian: Била једном једна земља, Bila jednom jedna zemlja), which was the title of the story shown on... Welcome to Sarajevo is a British war movie from 1997. ... Savior is a 1998 film starring Dennis Quaid, Stellan Skarsgård, Nastassja Kinski, and Natasa Ninkovic. ... Shot Through the Heart is a 1998 TV film directed by David Attwood, shown on the BBC and HBO in 1998, which covers the Siege of Sarajevo during the Bosnian War. ... No Mans Land (Bosnian: Ničija zemlja) is a war drama that is set in the midst of the Bosnian war in 1993. ... Behind Enemy Lines is a 2001 film starring Gene Hackman and Owen Wilson. ... Grbavica is a movie by Jasmila Žbanić. It was a Golden Bear winner at the Berlin Film Festival 2006. ... Warriors (1999) is a British television drama serial, written by Peter Kosminsky. ...

Boxer Rebellion

Combatants Eight-Nation Alliance (ordered by contribution): Empire of Japan Russian Empire British Empire French Third Republic United States German Empire Kingdom of Italy Austro-Hungarian Empire Righteous Harmony Society Qing Dynasty (China) Commanders Edward Seymour Alfred Graf von Waldersee Ci Xi Strength 20,000 initially 49,000 total 50... 55 Days at Peking is a 1963 historical epic film made by Samuel Bronston Productions and released by Allied Artists. ...

Cambodian Civil War

Combatants Khmer Republic, United States, Republic of Vietnam Khmer Rouge, Democratic Republic of Vietnam, National Liberation Front of South Vietnam (NLF) Strength ~250,000 FANK troops ~100,000 (60,000) Khmer Rouge Casualties ~600,000 dead, 1,000,000+ wounded[1] The Cambodian Civil War was a conflict that pitted... The Killing Fields (1984) is an award-winning dramatic British film based on the experiences of the journalists Dith Pran, who survived the Khmer Rouge regime, Sydney Schanberg, and Jon Swain. ...

Chechen war

There have been two Chechen Wars: First Chechen War (1994–1996) Second Chechen War (1999–) 1991-1994 In September, 1991, militants of Nationally Congress of Chechen People (NCChP) have taken control over Chechnya (they have seized republics parliament and killed chief of the PCUS of Grozny, Vitali Kutsenko). ... Prisoner of the Mountains (Russian: Кавказский пленник, Kavkazskiy plennik) is a 1996 Russian war drama film directed by Sergei Bodrov. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Voina. ...

Chinese Civil War

Belligerents Nationalist Party of China Communist Party of China Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Mao Zedong Strength 4,300,000 (July 1946) 3,650,000 (June 1948) 1,490,000 (June 1949) 1,200,000 (July 1946) 2,800,000 (June 1948) 4,000,000 (June 1949) The Chinese Civil War... Movie poster for High Road to China High Road to China is a 1983 adventure-comedy film, set in the 1920s, starring Tom Selleck as a hard-drinking biplane pilot hired by society heiress Bess Armstrong to find her father Wilford Brimley, The supporting cast includes Robert Morley and Brian... The Sand Pebbles is a 1966 film based on the 1962 novel The Sand Pebbles by Richard McKenna. ...

Cold War

(Also see Cold War films) For other uses, see Cold War (disambiguation). ...

Crimson Tide is a 1995 Hollywood submarine film starring Denzel Washington and Gene Hackman and directed by Tony Scott. ... This article is about the 1983 TV movie about nuclear war. ... For the hit 1987 single by Depeche Mode, see the album Music for the Masses Film poster for Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb is a 1964 satirical film directed by Stanley Kubrick. ... This article is about The Stargate SG-1 episode. ... A Gathering of Eagles is a 1963 movie about the Cold War and the pressures of command. ... The Hunt for Red October was a 1990 film based on the best-selling novel of the same name. ... Jet Pilot (1944-c. ... K-19: The Widowmaker is a movie released July 19, 2002, about the first of many disasters that befell the Soviet submarine K-19. ... The Manchurian Candidate (1962) is a Cold War political thriller film adapted from the 1959 thriller novel, by Richard Condon, directed by John Frankenheimer, and features Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Angela Lansbury, and Janet Leigh. ... On the Beach is a 1959 movie based on Nevil Shutes novel of the same name featuring Gregory Peck (USS Sawfish captain Dwight Lionel Towers), Ava Gardner (Moira Davidson), Fred Astaire (scientist Julian – John in the novel – Osborne) and Anthony Perkins (Australian naval officer Peter Holmes). ... For other uses, see Red dawn (disambiguation). ... Seven Days in May is a political thriller novel published by Harper & Row, New York in 1962(current hardcover edition: ISBN 0-06-012436-9) written by Fletcher Knebel and Charles W. Bailey. ... For the non-fiction book, see Thirteen Days (book). ... For other uses, see Thread. ... Top Gun is a 1986 American film directed by Tony Scott and produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer in association with Paramount Pictures. ... For the Doctor Who serial, see The War Games. ... This article is about the 1983 US movie. ... Telefon is a 1975 novel by Walter Wager with a mind control theme. ...

Colonial conflicts in Northern Africa

Cecil Rhodes: Cape-Cairo railway project. ... Beau Geste is a 1926 film, based on the novel by P. C. Wren. ... Ronald Colman (February 9, 1891 – May 19, 1958) was an Oscar-winning English actor. ... Beau Geste is a 1939 film made by Paramount Pictures based on the novel by P. C. Wren. ... Gary Cooper (born Frank James Cooper May 7, 1901 – May 13, 1961) was a two-time Academy Award-winning American film actor of English heritage. ... Beau Geste is a 1966 film based on the novel by P. C. Wren. ... Guy Stockwell (16 November 1934 – 6 February 2002) was an American actor who appeared in nearly 30 movies and 250 television series episodes. ... The Battle of Algiers (in Italian, La Battaglia di Algeri) is a 1965 black-and-white film directed by Gilles Pontecorvo. ... The Wind and the Lion is a 1975 adventure film. ... March or Die is a 1977 film directed by Dick Richards, starring Gene Hackman, Terence Hill, Catherine Deneuve and Ian Holm. ... Lion of the Desert is a 1981 historical film depicting real events, starring Anthony Quinn as Libyan tribal leader Omar Mukhtar fighting Mussolinis army during World War II. It was directed by Moustapha Akkad. ... Legionnaire is a 1998 film starring Jean-Claude Van Damme as a 1920s boxer who wins a fight after having been hired by gangsters to lose it, then flees to join the French Foreign Legion. ...

Crimean War

Combatants Allies: Second French Empire British Empire Ottoman Empire Kingdom of Sardinia Russian Empire Bulgarian volunteers Casualties 90,000 French 35,000 Turkish 17,500 British 2,194 Sardinian killed, wounded and died of disease ~134,000 killed, wounded and died of disease The Crimean War (1853–1856) was fought... The Charge of the Light Brigade is a 1936 historical film made by Warner Bros. ... Michael Curtiz (December 24, 1886 - April 10, 1962) was an Academy Award-winning Hungarian-American film director. ... Belligerents United Kingdom French Empire Ottoman Empire Russian Empire Commanders Lord Raglan, François Certain Canrobert Pavel Liprandi Strength Approx. ... The Charge of the Light Brigade is the name of several movies that cover the disastrous attack known as the Charge of the Light Brigade that occurred during the Crimean War. ... Tony Richardson (June 5, 1928 - November 14, 1991) was a British theatre and film director and producer. ... Belligerents United Kingdom French Empire Ottoman Empire Russian Empire Commanders Lord Raglan, François Certain Canrobert Pavel Liprandi Strength Approx. ...

Croatian War of Independence

Combatants Croatian military Paramilitary organisations Republic of Serb Krajina Army Yugoslav Peoples Army Bosnian Serb Army Republic of Serbia Paramilitary organisations Commanders Franjo Tuđman (President of Croatia) Anton Tus (Chief of Staff of Croatian Army 1991-1992) Janko Bobetko (Chief of Staff of Croatian Army 1992-1995) Atif... Harrisons flowers is a 2000 filmed in Spain // Tagline Plot Outline Harrison Lloyd is a Pulitzer-winning photojournalist. ...

Crusades

This article is about the medieval crusades. ... This article is about historical Crusades . ... Cecil Blount DeMille (August 12, 1881 - January 21, 1959) was one of the most successful filmmakers during the first half of the 20th century. ... Wilcoxon played the part of the priest in Caddyshack The Crusades box cover This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Richard I (September 8, 1157 – April 6, 1199) was King of England from 1189 to 1199. ... This article is about the film. ... Combatants Ayyubids Kingdom of Jerusalem Commanders Saladin Balian of Ibelin The Siege of Jerusalem took place from September 20 to October 2, 1187. ... Arn is an upcoming Swedish film based on the best selling novels by Jan Guillou. ...

El Salvador Civil War

This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Salvador is a 1986 film which tells the story of an American journalist in El Salvador covering the story of the assassination of Archbishop Óscar Romero. ... Voces inocentes (English title: Innocent Voices) is a 2004 film directed by Luis Mandoki. ...

English Civil War

For other uses, see English Civil War (disambiguation). ... Cromwell is a 1970 film, based on the life of Oliver Cromwell, the Lord Protector of Great Britain. ... The Battle of Edgehill (or Edge Hill) was the first pitched battle of the First English Civil War. ... Combatants Parliamentarians Royalists Commanders Sir Thomas Fairfax Oliver Cromwell King Charles I Prince Rupert of the Rhine Strength 6,000 horse 7,000 foot 4,100 horse 3,300 foot Casualties 150 total casualties[1] approximately 1,000 killed, 5,000 captured[1] The Battle of Naseby was the key... Witchfinder General is a 1968 horror film by Tigon British Film Productions and American International Pictures. ...

Estonian War of Independence (1918-1920)

  • Nimed Marmortahvlil (Names in Marble) (2002)

Falklands War

Belligerents Argentina United Kingdom Commanders President Leopoldo Galtieri Vice-Admiral Juan Lombardo Brigadier-General Ernesto Crespo Brigade-General Mario Menéndez Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher Admiral Sir John Fieldhouse Rear-Admiral John “Sandy” Woodward Major-General Jeremy Moore Casualties and losses 649 killed 1,068 wounded 11,313 taken prisoner... Tumbledown is a Made-for-TV drama, starring Colin Firth, centering on the experiences of an officer of the Scots Guards during the Falklands Campaign of 1982 in which he was wounded at the Battle of Mount Tumbledown and his subsequent rehabilitation. ... This article is about the religious meaning of the word Resurrection. For other meanings see Resurrection (disambiguation). ... An Ungentlemanly Act is a 1992 BBC television film about the first days of the invasion of the Falkland Islands in 1982. ...

Finland's Continuation War (1941-1944)

  • Tali-Ihantala 1944 (2008)
  • Rukajärven tie (Ambush) (1999)
  • Etulinjan Edessä (Beyond Front Line) (2004)
  • Lupaus (Promise) (2006)
  • Tuntematon Sotilas (The Unknown Soldier) (1985)

Tali-Ihantala 1944 is a film directed by Åke Lindman, based on the Battle of Tali-Ihantala. ... Rukajärven tie, which is also known as Ambush in English, is a war movie directed by Olli Saarela. ...

First Arab-Israeli War

Combatants  Israel Haganah Irgun Lehi Palmach Foreign Volunteers Egypt, Syria, Transjordan,  Lebanon, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Yemen[2], Holy War Army, Arab Liberation Army Commanders Yaakov Dori, Yigael Yadin John Bagot Glubb, Abd al-Qadir al-Husayni, Hasan Salama, Fawzi Al-Qawuqji, Ahmed Ali al-Mwawi Strength  Israel: 29,677 initially... Cast a Giant Shadow is a 1966 film, produced and directed by Melville Shavelson and distributed by MGM. It is a story based on Ted Berkmans biography of Colonel Mickey Marcus with the screenplay written by Shavelson. ...

Franco-Mexican War

Combatants Second Mexican Empire Second French Empire United Mexican States Strength 38,493 French soldiers, 7000 Austro-Hungarian volunteers, 2000 Belgian volunteers ~80,000 Casualties 6,654 French killed and wounded 12,000 Mexican killed and wounded Emperor Maximilian Napoleon III of France Juárez, Republican leader and President The... Vera Cruz DVD cover Vera Cruz is a 1954 film starring Gary Cooper, Cesar Romero, and Burt Lancaster, directed by Robert Aldrich. ... Major Dundee was a 1965 Western film written by Harry Julian Fink and directed by Sam Peckinpah. ... Two Mules for Sister Sara is a western movie starring Clint Eastwood and Shirley MacLaine. ...

Franco-Prussian War

  • Champ d'honneur (Field of Honor) (1987)

Combatants Second French Empire North German Confederation allied with South German states (later German Empire) Commanders Napoleon III François Achille Bazaine Patrice de Mac-Mahon, duc de Magenta Otto von Bismarck Helmuth von Moltke the Elder Strength 400,000 at wars beginning 1,200,000 Casualties 150,000...

French Revolutionary Wars

  • Hornblower (1998 - 2003 TV series) - first four episodes (The Duel, The Fire Ships, The Duchess and the Devil, The Wrong War)
  • Napoleon (2002) (TV mini-series) - early half of first episode showing Napoleon's first Italian campaign and the Battle of Arcole
  • Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story (1987) (TV mini-series) - early segment of mini-series showing Napoleon's Egyptian campaign

Combatants Great Britain Austria Prussia Spain[1] Russia Sardinia Ottoman Empire Portugal Dutch Republic[2] France The French Revolutionary Wars were a series of major conflicts, from 1792 until 1802, fought between the French Revolutionary government and several European states. ... Hornblower is the umbrella title of an acclaimed series of television drama programmes loosely based on C. S. Foresters novels about the fictional character Horatio Hornblower, a British naval officer during the Napoleonic Wars. ... Napoleon is an Emmy Award winning historical miniseries which explored the life of Napoleon Bonaparte. ... Napoleon Bonaparte leading his troops over the bridge of Arcole, by Horace Vernet. ...

Great Northern War

  • Sluga Gosudarev (The Sovereign's Servant) (2007) (СЛУГА ГОСУДАРЕВ in Russia)

Combatants Sweden Ottoman Empire (1710–1714) Ukrainian Cossacks Russia Denmark-Norway Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth Saxony after 1718 Prussia Hanover Commanders Charles XII of Sweden Ahmed III Ivan Mazepa Peter the Great Frederick IV of Denmark Augustus II the Strong Strength 77,000 in the beginning of the war. ...

Greco-Turkish War

Combatants Greece Turkish Revolutionaries Commanders Gen Leonidas Paraskevopoulos, Gen Anastasios Papoulas, Gen Georgios Hatzianestis Ali Fethi Okyar, İsmet İnönü, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, Fevzi Çakmak Strength 200,000 men 120,000 men (plus village protectors) Casualties 23,500 dead; 20,820 captured 20,540 dead; 10,000 wounded The... You Cant Win Em All is a 1970 war film set in 1922 Turkey starring Tony Curtis and Charles Bronson. ...

Gulf War

(Also see Gulf War films) For other uses, see Iraq war (disambiguation). ...

Courage Under Fire is a motion picture, released in 1996, starring Denzel Washington, Meg Ryan, Lou Diamond Phillips and Matt Damon. ... The One That Got Away is a 1996 ITV television film, based on the book by Chris Ryan. ... Bravo Two Zero is a 1999 film based on the British SAS patrol of the same name charged with finding Iraqi Scud missile launchers during the Gulf War. ... Three Kings is a 1999 American film written and directed by David O. Russell from a story by John Ridley about a gold heist in the style of Kellys Heroes. ... Live from Baghdad is a television movie produced in 2002 by HBO. Directed by Mick Jackson and written by Robert Wiener (based on the book of the same title by Robert Wiener). ... Jarhead is a 2005 film based on U.S. Marine Anthony Swoffords 2003 Gulf War memoir Jarhead: A Marines Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles, starring Jake Gyllenhaal as Swofford. ...

Hundred Years' War

Belligerents House of Valois Castile Scotland Genoa Majorca Bohemia Crown of Aragon Brittany House of Plantagenet Burgundy Brittany Portugal Navarre Flanders Hainaut Aquitaine Luxembourg Holy Roman Empire The Hundred Years War (French: Guerre de Cent Ans) was a prolonged conflict between two royal houses for the French throne, vacant with... Joan of Arc is a 1948 film. ... Joan of Arc is a 1999 two-part television miniseries about the 15th century Catholic Saint of the same name. ... Christian Duguay (born 1957 in Montreal) is an award winning Canadian director. ... Leelee Sobieski (born Liliane Rudabet Gloria Elsveta Sobieski on June 10, 1983[1]) is an American actress. ... The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne dArc) was a silent film released in France in 1928 based on the trial records of Joan of Arc. ... The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc is a 1999 movie directed by Luc Besson. ... Luc Besson (IPA: ) (born March 18, 1959) is a French film director, writer and producer. ... Milla Jovovich (Serbian: Милица Јововић/Milica Jovović, Ukrainian: Мілла Йовович/Mіlla Jovovič; born Milica Nataša Jovović on December 17, 1975) is an American supermodel, actress, musician, singer, and fashion designer. ... Combatants England France Commanders Earl of Shrewsbury Earl of Salisbury Duke of Suffolk Jean de Dunois Gilles de Rais Joan of Arc Jean de Brosse Strength 5,000 6,400 soldiers, 4,000+ armed citizens Casualties 4,000 2000+ The Siege of Orléans (1428 – 1429) marked a turning point... Henry V is a 1944 film adaptation of William Shakespeares play Henry V. The on-screen title is The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (the title of the 1600 quarto edition of the play). ... Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, OM, (IPA: ; 22 May 1907 – 11 July 1989) was an Academy Award, Golden Globe, BAFTA and four-time Emmy winning English actor, director, and producer. ... Henry reads of the French dead after the battle of Agincourt Henry V is a 1989 film directed by Kenneth Branagh, and based upon the Shakespeare play. ... Kenneth Charles Branagh (born December 10, 1960) is an Emmy Award-winning, Academy Award-nominated Northern Irish-born actor and film director. ... Saint Joan is a 1957 movie based on the play, directed by Otto Preminger, with a screenplay by Graham Greene. ...

Hussite Wars

  • Jan Žižka (1955)
  • Proti vsem (Against all) (1957)
  • Jan Hus (1954)

Crusades First – Peoples – German – 1101 – Second – Third – Fourth – Albigensian – Childrens – Fifth – Sixth – Seventh – Shepherds – Eighth – Ninth – Aragonese – Alexandrian – Nicopolis – Northern – Hussite – Varna – Otranto Hussite Wars Nekmer - SudomÄ•Å™ – Vítkov – VyÅ¡ehrad – Nebovidy - NÄ›mecký Brod – HoÅ™ice – Ústí nad Labem – Tachov – Lipany – Grotniki The Hussite Wars, also called... Jan Žižka (or John Zizka of Trocnov or Johann Ziska Czech: Jan Žižka z Trocnova) (c. ... Jan Hus ( ) (IPA: , alternative spellings John Hus, Jan Huss, John Huss) (c. ...

Indian Rebellion of 1857 and subsequent colonial conflicts in India

  • Mangal Pandey: The Rising (about the 1857 mutiny)
  • Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935, about suppressing rebellious Indians towards the end of the 19th century)
  • Wee Willie Winkie (1936, features British forces suppressing Indian rebels, but the focus on child star Shirley Temple may cause many to exclude this film from a 'war film' category)
  • Gunga Din (suppression of the Thugees and local rebellions)

Belligerents Rebellious East India Company Sepoys, 7 Indian princely states, deposed rulers of the independent states of Oudh, Jhansi Some Indian civilians. ... The Lives of a Bengal Lancer is a 1935 movie. ... Wee Willie Winkie is the bedtime figure characterised in the Scottish nursery rhyme of the same name which was written by William Miller in 1841. ... Wikisource has original text related to this article: Gunga Din Gunga Din (1892) is one of Rudyard Kiplings most famous poems, perhaps best known for its often-quoted last line, Youre a better man than I am, Gunga Din![1] The poem is a rhyming narrative from the...

US Indian Wars

For wars involving India, see Military history of India. ... Custer of the West was a 1968 Western film about the life and death of George Armstrong Custer. ... Custers Last Stand (1936) is an independent film serial based on the historical Custers Last Stand at the Little Bighorn River. ... Dances with Wolves is a 1990 epic film which tells the story of a United States cavalry officer from the Civil War who travels into the Dakota Territory, near a Sioux tribe. ... Little Big Man is a 1970 film directed by Arthur Penn and based on the 1964 novel by Thomas Berger. ... The Battle of the Little Bighorn, also called Custers Last Stand, was an engagement between a Lakota-Cheyenne combined force and the 7th Cavalry of the United States Army that took place on June 25, 1876 near the Little Bighorn River in the eastern Montana Territory. ... She Wore a Yellow Ribbon is a western film. ... They Died with Their Boots On is a 1941 western film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland. ... The Battle of the Little Bighorn, also called Custers Last Stand, was an engagement between a Lakota-Cheyenne combined force and the 7th Cavalry of the United States Army that took place on June 25, 1876 near the Little Bighorn River in the eastern Montana Territory. ... Soldier Blue is an American western movie made in 1970 and directed by Ralph Nelson. ... “Río Bravo” redirects here. ... Ulzanas Raid is a 1972 Western directed by Robert Aldrich, written by Alan Sharp and starring Burt Lancaster. ... Fort Apache may refer to: Fort Apache (film), a 1948 John Ford film starring John Wayne Fort Apache Indian Reservation, the White Mountain Apache tribes reservation and former United States Army cavalry post near Whiteriver, Arizona Fort Apache Studios, a music recording business and studio based in Bellows Falls... Hidalgo is a state in central Mexico, with an area of 20,502 km². In 2005 census the state had a population of some 2,345,514 people. ... Major Dundee was a 1965 Western film written by Harry Julian Fink and directed by Sam Peckinpah. ...

Indochina War

The Indochina War was an almost thirty year war in Vietnam between 1946 and 1975, affecting the three Indochinese nations, namely Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. ... Dien Bien Phu (Điện Biên Phủ) is a small town in northwestern Vietnam in the province of Dien Bien. ... The Quiet American is a 2002 remake of the original 1958 film of the same name, which was based on Graham Greenes bestselling novel. ... China Gate was a Bollywood film. ... Haqeeqat (Hindi: हक़ीक़त, Urdu: حقیقت, translation: truth) is a 1964 Hindi-Urdu film directed by Chetan Anand. ...

Indo-Pakistani wars and conflicts (1947-1999)

Since Indian independence in August 1947 and the creation of the Republic of India and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, there have been three major wars and one minor war between the two states, the casus belli in each case being the disputed Kashmir region, with the only exception of... poster of Hindustan ki kasam Hindustan Ki Kasam is a 1973 war movie based on the 1971 Indo Pak war directed by Chetan Anand. ... Border is a 1997 Hindi movie based on the 1971 Indo Pak war. ... LOC Kargil is a 2003 Bollywood war film based on the Kargil War. ... See Lakshya for other uses. ... Haqeeqat (Hindi: हक़ीक़त, Urdu: حقیقت, translation: truth) is a 1964 Hindi-Urdu film directed by Chetan Anand. ... Upkar was a 1967 Indian Hindi film directed by Manoj Kumar. ...

Irish War of Independence and Irish Civil War

Combatants Irish Republic United Kingdom Commanders Michael Collins Richard Mulcahy Cathal Brugha Important local IRA leaders Henry Hugh Tudor Strength Irish Republican Army c. ... The Irish Civil War (June 28, 1922 – May 24, 1923) was a conflict between supporters and opponents of the Anglo-Irish Treaty of December 6, 1921, which established the Irish Free State, precursor of todays Republic of Ireland. ... Ryans Daughter is David Leans 1970 film which tells the story of an Irish girl who has an affair with a British soldier during World War I, despite opposition from her nationalist neighbours. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... For the folksong, see The Wind That Shakes the Barley (song). ...

Invasion of Grenada

Combatants  United States  Antigua and Barbuda  Barbados  Dominica  Jamaica  Saint Lucia  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines  Grenada  Cuba Commanders Ronald Reagan Joseph Metcalf H. Norman Schwarzkopf Hudson Austin Pedro Tortolo Strength 7,300 Grenada: 1,500 regulars Cuba: about 722 (mostly military engineers)[1] Casualties 19 killed; 116 wounded[2... Heartbreak Ridge is a 1986 film, starring Clint Eastwood (who also produced and directed) and Mario Van Peebles, about the 1983 U.S. invasion of Grenada, West Indies. ...

Iran-Iraq War

  • Alhodood Almultahebah (The Flamed Borders) (1987)
  • Kilomètre Zéro (Kilometer Zero) (2005)

Belligerents Iran Patriotic Union of Kurdistan Iraq Peoples Mujahedin of Iran Soldiers and volunteers from different Arab countries. ... Kilomètre zéro is a 2005 film written and directed by the Kurdish director Hiner Saleem. ...

Karen insurgency

  • Rambo (2008)

The Karen (Burmese: ; MLCTS: ), self-titled Pwa Ka Nyaw Po, and also known in Thailand as the Kariang (Thai: ) or Yang, are an ethnic group in Burma and Thailand. ... Rambo is a 2008 action film starring Sylvester Stallone as Vietnam War veteran John Rambo. ...

Khmelnytsky Uprising

Khmelnytsky Uprising (also Chmielnicki Uprising or Khmelnytsky/Chmielnicki Rebellion) refers to a rebellion in the lands of in present-day Ukraine which raged from 1648-1654. ... Movie poster With Fire and Sword (Polish Ogniem i mieczem) is a historical novel by the Polish author Henryk Sienkiewicz, published in 1884, and made into a movie (With Fire and Sword - the movie) in 1999. ...

Korean War

(Also see Korean War films) Belligerents United Nations: Republic of Korea Australia Belgium Canada Colombia Ethiopia France Greece Luxembourg Netherlands New Zealand Philippines South Africa Thailand Turkey United Kingdom United States Naval Support and Military Servicing/Repairs: Japan Medical staff: Denmark Italy Norway India Sweden DPR Korea PR China Soviet Union Commanders Syngman Rhee Chung...

Battle Hymn was a 1956 film starring Rock Hudson, who starred as a United States Air Force Colonel who fed children during the Korean War. ... The Bridges at Toko-Ri is a 1953 novel by James Michener, about a Korean War pilot charged with bombing a group of extremely-well-defended bridges. ... A Hill in Korea is a 1956 film starring George Baker, Harry Andrews and Stanley Baker. ... The Hunters is a 1958 film adapted from the novel The Hunters by James Salter. ... MacArthur is a film made in 1981 based on the William Manchester biography of Gen. ... MASH is a 1970 satirical American dark comedy film directed by Robert Altman and based on the novel MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors by Richard Hooker. ... Pork Chop Hill DVD cover Pork Chop Hill is a war film released in 1959, directed by Lewis Milestone and starring Gregory Peck and Woody Strode. ... Taegukgi (known as Brotherhood - Taegukgi in Europe, Brotherhood of War in America, or 태극기 in Korea or 太極旗 in Hanja] is a 2004 film directed by Kang Je-gyu dealing with the Korean War. ... Retreat, Hell! is a 1952 American film about the Korean War directed by Joseph H. Lewis. ... The Steel Helmet is a 1951 movie directed by Samuel Fuller. ...

Kosovo War

The term Kosovo War or Kosovo Conflict is often used to describe two sequential and at times parallel armed conflicts (a civil war followed by an international war) in the southern Serbian province called Kosovo (officially Kosovo and Metohia), part of the former Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. ... Sniper 2 is a film shot in Hungary on November 18, 2002 and released in early 2003. ...

Latvian War of Independence (1918-1920)

  • Rigas Sargi (Defenders of Riga) (2007)

Lebanese Civil War

Combatants Lebanese Front Syria LNM PLO Israel Commanders Bachir Gemayel Dany Chamoun Kamal Jumblatt Yasser Arafat Ariel Sharon The Lebanese Civil War (1975–1990) was a multifaceted civil war whose antecedents trace back to the conflicts and political compromises reached after the end of Lebanons administration by the Ottoman... The Delta Force is a 1986 action film starring Chuck Norris and Lee Marvin as leaders of an elite squad of special forces troops based on the real life U.S. Army Delta Force unit. ... Navy SEALs is a 1990 film, directed by Lewis Teague. ... The Squaresoft video game Final Fantasy VI contains a number of nations, castles, towns, and villages; some integral to the plot, others less so. ...

Mahdist Sudanese War

Combatants British Empire:  United Kingdom British India Australia[1]  Egypt Italy[2] Belgium[3] Mahdist Sudan Commanders Charles George Gordon â€  Herbert Kitchener Muhammad Ahmad Abdullah  The Mahdist War was a colonial war of the late 19th century. ... The Four Feathers is a 1939 adventure film directed by Zoltan Korda, starring John Clements, Ralph Richardson, June Duprez, C. Aubrey Smith. ... The Four Feathers is a 2002 drama film directed by Shekhar Kapur, starring Heath Ledger, Wes Bentley, Djimon Hounsou and Kate Hudson. ... Charlton Heston (right) as Gordon with Richard Johnson (left) as Colonel J.D.H. Stewart Khartoum is a 1966 film written by Robert Ardrey and directed by Basil Dearden. ... Young Winston is a 1972 film based on the early years of future British Prime Minister Winston Churchill. ...

Mau Mau Revolt

  • The Kitchen Toto (1987)
  • Mau-Mau (1955)
  • Safari (1956)
  • Simba (1955)
  • Something of Value (1957)

The Mau Mau Uprising was an insurgency by Kenyan rebels against the British colonial administration that lasted from 1952 to 1960. ...

Mercenaries in the Third World

See also Mercenaries in popular culture: Films
  • Geschwader Fledermaus (BAT SQUADRON), 1957
  • Madeleine und der Legionär (MADELEINE AND THE LEGIONARY),1958
  • CERNY PRAPOR (The Black Battalion/Das schwarze Bataillon/Bataillon des Teufels), 1958
  • Kommando 52 (COMMANDO 52), 1965
  • Der lachende Mann. Bekenntnisse eines Mörders (THE LOUGHING MAN. CONFESSIONS OF A KILLER), 1966
  • Africa Addio/Africa-Blood and Guts (1966)
  • PS zum lachenden Mann (PS TO THE LOUGHING MAN), 1967
  • Der Fall Bernd K. (THE CASE OF BERND K.), 1967
  • Dark of the Sun/The Mercenaries (1968)
  • Seduto Alla Sua Destra/Black Jesus (1968)
  • The Last Mercenary (1968)
  • Sette Baschi Rossi/The Red Berets (1969)
  • The Last Grenade (1970
  • Immer wenn der Steiner kam (ALWAYS WHEN THE STEINER CAME; not released) 1976
  • High Velocity (1976)
  • The Wild Geese (1978)
  • Scorticateli Vivi/Wild Geese Attack/Skin 'Em Alive (1978)
  • The Dogs of War (1981)
  • Code Name: Wild Geese (1984)
  • Commando Leopard (1985)
  • Men of War (1994)

Mercenaries in popular culture. ... The Wild Geese is a 1978 film about a group of mercenaries in Africa. ... Based on the best-selling novel by Frederick Forsyth, The Dogs Of War is a 1981 film starring Christopher Walken and Tom Berenger as part of a small group of mercenaries hired to depose the leader of the fictional African Republic of Zangaro, so that a British tycoon can gain... A man of war (also man-of-war, man-o-war or simply man) is an armed naval vessel. ...

Mexican-American War

Combatants United States Mexico Commanders Zachary Taylor Winfield Scott Stephen W. Kearney Antonio López de Santa Anna Mariano Arista Pedro de Ampudia José Mariá Flores Strength 78,790 soldiers 25,000–40,000 soldiers Casualties KIA: 1733 Total dead: 13,271 Wounded: 4,152 AWOL: 9,200+ 25,000... For the novel, see North and South (trilogy). ... Combatants United States Mexico Commanders Winfield Scott Antonio López de Santa Anna Manuel Rincón Strength 8,497 2,641 Casualties 133 dead 865 wounded 40 missing 263 dead 1,261 captured 20 missing. ... One Mans Hero is a 1999 film starring Tom Berenger and directed by Lance Hool. ...

Mexican Revolution

This article is about the Mexican Revolution of 1910. ... Viva Villa! is a 1934 movie that was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture. ... Viva Zapata! is a 1952 biographical drama film directed by Elia Kazan. ... This article is about the live-action fiction movie. ... A Fistful of Dynamite is a 1971 film by Sergio Leone (original Italian title: Giù la testa; also known as Duck, You Sucker and Once Upon a Time … The Revolution). ... Plot Summary Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa (Antonio Banderas) finds himself without adequate funding to finance his war against the military-run government. ...

Napoleonic Wars

Combatants Austria[a] Portugal Prussia[a] Russia[b] Sicily[c] Sardinia  Spain[d]  Sweden[e] United Kingdom French Empire Holland[f] Italy Etruria[g] Naples[h] Duchy of Warsaw[i] Confederation of the Rhine[j] Bavaria Saxony Westphalia Württemberg Denmark-Norway[k] Commanders Archduke Charles Prince Schwarzenberg Karl Mack... Austerlitz is a 1960 film directed by Abel Gance and starring Jean Marais, Rossano Brazzi, Jack Palance and Claudia Cardinale. ... Combatants French Empire Russian Empire Austrian Empire Commanders Napoleon I Alexander I Francis II Strength 65,000[1] 73,000[2] Casualties 1,305 dead, 6,940 wounded, 573 captured, 1 standard lost[3] 15,000 dead or wounded, 12,000 captured, 180 guns lost, 50 standards lost[3] The... (released in the US without the R.N.) is a naval adventure movie of 1951 based upon the Horatio Hornblower novels of C. S. Forester, specifically (in order of publication) The Happy Return, A Ship of the Line, and Flying Colours. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Hornblower is the umbrella title of an acclaimed series of television drama programmes loosely based on C. S. Foresters novels about the fictional character Horatio Hornblower, a British naval officer during the Napoleonic Wars. ... Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World is a 2003 film directed by Peter Weir and starring Russell Crowe as Jack Aubrey, with Paul Bettany as Stephen Maturin. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Napoléon is an epic (1927) silent French film directed by Abel Gance that tells the story of the rise of Napoleon I of France. ... Combatants France French Royalists Naples, Sardinia, Spain, Great Britain Strength 32,000 (at peak) ca 22,000 12 ships of the line Casualties 2,000 killed or wounded, 14 French ships of the line sunk in harbour, 15 captured by British ca 4,000 The Siege of Toulon took place... Napoleon is an Emmy Award winning historical miniseries which explored the life of Napoleon Bonaparte. ... War and Peace is the first film version of the novel War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy. ... War and Peace (Russian: Война и мир; Voyna i mir) is a Soviet-produced film adaptation of the Leo Tolstoys novel War and Peace. ... Waterloo was a Soviet-Italian film of 1970, directed by Sergei Bondarchuk and produced by Dino De Laurentiis. ... Combatants French Empire Seventh Coalition: United Kingdom Prussia United Netherlands Hanover Nassau Brunswick Commanders Napoleon Bonaparte, Michel Ney Duke of Wellington, Gebhard von Blücher Strength 73,000 67,000 Anglo-Allies 60,000 Prussian (48,000 engaged by about 18:00) Casualties 25,000 killed or wounded 7,000... Kolberg is the German name for the Polish town of Kołobrzeg. ...

Nicaraguan Civil War

The Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front (in Spanish: Frente Farabundo Martí para la Liberación Nacional, FMLN) is a political party in El Salvador that was formerly a revolutionary guerrilla organization. ... Under Fire is a political film set in 1979, during last days of the Somoza dictatorship in Nicaragua. ...

Operation Entebbe

Belligerents Israel PFLP Revolutionäre Zellen Uganda Commanders Yekutiel Kuti Adam Dan Shomron Yonatan Netanyahu† Moshe Muki Betser Wadie Haddad Wilfried Böse† Idi Amin Strength Approximately 100 Commandos, plus air crew and support personnel Unknown Casualties and losses Yonatan Netanyahu killed 5 commandos wounded 7 hijackers killed 45 Ugandan... Victory at Entebbe is a film made for television from 1976 based on an actual event: Operation Entebbe and the freeing of hostages at Entebbe Airport in Kampala, Uganda on July 4, 1976. ... Raid on Entebbe is a 1977 TV movie directed by Irvin Kershner. ... Mivtsa Yonatan (English title: Operation Thunderbolt) is a Israeli film from 1977 based on an actual event: Operation Entebbe and the freeing of hostages at Entebbe Airport in Kampala, Uganda on July 4, 1976. ...

Opium Wars

  • Huo shao yuan ming yuan (The Burning of the Imperial Palace) (1983) (TV mini-series) - Second Opium War
  • The Opium War (1997) - First Opium War

Combat at Guangzhou during the Second Opium War The Opium Wars (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: ; pinyin: ), also known as the Anglo-Chinese Wars, lasted from 1839 to 1842 and 1856 to 1860 respectively,[1] the climax of a trade dispute between China and the United Kingdom. ...

Partisan War in Lithuania (1944-1953)

  • Vienui Vieni (Utterly Alone) (2004)

Partisan War in Ukraine (1940s-1950s)

  • Neskorenyj (The Undefeated) (2000)
  • The Company of Heroes (2004)

Rhodesian Bush War

  • Whispering Death (1976)

Combatants Rhodesia ZANLA ZIPRA Government of Botswana Government of Tanzania Government of Zambia Mozambican Liberation Front [1] Commanders Ian Smith P. K. van der Byl Peter Walls ZANU: Robert Mugabe ZAPU: Joshua Nkomo Casualties unknown unknown Civilians killed = Around 30,000 The Rhodesian Bush War —­ as it was known at... Albino (also known as The Night of the Askari and Whispering Death) is a 1976 German thriller directed by Jürgen Goslar and starring Christopher Lee and James Faulkner. ...

Russian Revolution of 1917 and Russian Civil War

The Russian Revolution of 1917 was a series of political and social upheavals in Russia, involving first the overthrow of the tsarist autocracy, and then the overthrow of the liberal and moderate-socialist Provisional Government, resulting in the establishment of Soviet power under the control of the Bolshevik party. ... Combatants Local Soviet powers led by Russian SFSR and Red Army Chinese mercenaries White Movement Central Powers (1917-1918): Austria-Hungary Ottoman Empire German Empire Allied Intervention: (1918-1922) Japan Czechoslovakia Greece  United States  Canada Serbia Romania UK  France Foreign volunteers: Polish Italian Local nationalist movements, national states, and decentralist... The End of St. ... October (Ten Days That Shook The World), (Russian language title: “Октябрь” (“Десять дней, которые потрясли мир”), which translierated is Oktyabry (Desyaty dney kotorie potrasli mir)) is a silent film filmed in the Soviet Union in 1928 under the direction of Sergei Eisenstein. ... The Battleship Potemkin (Russian: , ), sometimes rendered as The Battleship Potyomkin, is a 1925 silent film directed by Sergei Eisenstein and produced by Mosfilm. ... Doctor Zhivago (Russian: Доктор Живаго) is a 1965 film directed by David Lean and loosely based on the famous novel of the same name by Boris Pasternak. ... Reds is a 1981 film starring Warren Beatty and Diane Keaton. ... This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...

Russo-Japanese War

  • Battle of Tsushima, The (1975), depiction of the battle of Tsushima
  • 203 kochi (Port Arthur) (1980), depiction of the battle of Port Arthur

-1... Combatants Empire of Japan Russian Empire Commanders Heihachiro Togo Zinovi Rozhdestvenski # Nikolai Nebogatov Strength 4 battleships 27 cruisers destroyers and auxiliary vessels 8 battleships 3 coastal battleships 8 cruisers Casualties 117 dead 583 injured 3 torpedo boats sunk 4,380 dead 5,917 captured 21 ships sunk 7 captured 6... The Siege of Port Arthur (1 August 1904-2 January 1905), the Russian deepwater port and naval base at the tip of the Liaotung Peninsula (See Map below the Battlebox) in Manchuria was one of the longest and most vicious battles during the Russo-Japanese War. ...

Rwandan Civil War

Combatants FAR. Also elements of the Zairean DSP (1990-1991) and elements of parachute regiments of the French Army (1990-1993) RPF Commanders Juvénal Habyarimana† Col. ... Hotel Rwanda is an historical drama film that shows the quiet heroism of one man, Paul Rusesabagina (Don Cheadle), during the Rwandan Genocide. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion, because: it is patent nonsense. ... Sometimes In April is a narrative film (not a documentary) detailing the Rwandan Genocide that occurred during 1994. ... Shake Hands being filmed in Kigali, July 2006 Shake Hands with the Devil is a Canadian dramatic feature film currently in production starring Roy Dupuis as Roméo Dallaire. ...

Satsuma Rebellion

Combatants Imperial Japanese Army Satsuma fief Commanders Ruler: Meiji Emperor CIC: Sumiyoshi Kawamura Saigō Takamori Strength 300,000 40,000 Casualties estimate ~60,000 dead soldiers about 30,000 dead The Satsuma Rebellion (Seinan Sensō 西南戦争, Southwestern War) was a revolt of the Satsuma clan samurai against the Imperial Japanese Army... The Last Samurai is an action/drama film written by John Logan and Edward Zwick & Marshall Herskovitz based on a story by Logan. ...

Scanian War

Scanian War (Danish: Skånske Krig Swedish: Skånska kriget) was the Nordic part of the Franco-Dutch War (1672-1678). ... Snapphanar is a Swedish miniseries made for TV/DVD film which aired in 3 parts on Sveriges Television during Christmas 2006, directed by Måns Mårlind and Björn Stein. ...

Second Anglo-Boer War

Boer guerrillas during the Second Boer War There were two Boer wars, one in 1880-81 and the second from October 11, 1899-1902 both between the British and the settlers of Dutch origin (called Boere, Afrikaners or Voortrekkers) in South Africa that put an end to the two independent... Young Winston is a 1972 film based on the early years of future British Prime Minister Winston Churchill. ... Breaker Morant is a 1980 Australian feature film, directed by Bruce Beresford and starring British actor Edward Woodward in the title role. ...

Second Liberian Civil War

Combatants Armed Forces of Liberia Liberians United for Reconciliation and Democracy Movement for Democracy in Liberia Economic Community of West African States Monitoring Group Commanders Charles Taylor Sekou Conneh Thomas Nimely Casualties 150,000 people killed The Second Liberian Civil War began in 1999 when a rebel group backed by... Lord of War is a 2005 film written and directed by Andrew Niccol and starring Nicolas Cage. ...

Second Northern War (The Deluge in Polish History)(1655-1661)

King Charles X of Sweden The Northern Wars (1655-1661) is a name sometimes used for the series of conflicts between Sweden and its adversaries Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (The Deluge, 1655-1660), Russia (1656-1661), Brandenburg-Prussia (1657-1660), the Holy Roman Empire (1657-60) and Denmark (1657-1658, 1658... With Fire and Sword (Polish Ogniem i mieczem) is a historical novel by the Polish author Henryk Sienkiewicz, published in 1884, and made into a movie in 1999. ... Potop (English: The Deluge) is a classic historical movie created by the film director Jerzy Hoffman based on a novel by Henryk Sienkiewicz. ... Pan Wołodyjowski (English: Colonel Wolodyjowski) is a classic historical movie created by the film director Jerzy Hoffman based on a novel by Henryk Sienkiewicz. ...

Sengoku Period

  • Kagemusha (The Shadow Warrior ) (1980)
  • Ran (1985)
  • Shōgun (1980)

“Sengoku” redirects here. ... Kagemusha ) is a 1980 film by Akira Kurosawa. ... Ran chaos, war, revolt) is an Oscar-winning 1985 film written and directed by Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa. ... Rodrigues & Blackthorne aboard Toranagas galley Lord Ishido Toranaga sits in audience, shortly after the earthquake. ...

Seven Years' War and French and Indian War

For the 1563–1570 war, see Northern Seven Years War. ... Combatants France First Nations allies: Algonquin Lenape Wyandot Ojibwa Ottawa Shawnee Great Britain American Colonies Iroquois Confederacy Strength 3,900 regulars 7,900 militia 2,200 natives (1759) 50,000 regulars and militia (1759) Casualties 3,000 killed, wounded or captured 10,040 killed, wounded or captured The French and... For other uses, see Northwest Passage (disambiguation). ... Barry Lyndon (1975) is an award-winning period film by Stanley Kubrick based on the novel The Luck of Barry Lyndon (1844) by William Makepeace Thackeray. ... The Last of the Mohicans is a 1920 film version of James Fenimore Coopers novel with a same name. ... The Last of the Mohicans (1932) is a Mascot movie serial based on the novel Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper. ... The Last of the Mohicans (1932) is a Mascot movie serial based on the novel The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper. ... This article is about the 1992 film. ...

Sierra Leone Civil War

-1... Blood Diamond is an Academy Award-nominated 2006 adventure/drama/thriller film. ...

Sino-Xiongnu War

Combatants Xiongnu Han Dynasty Strength Varied, ranging from around 100,000 to over 200,000, mostly cavalry Varied but estimated at around 300,000 maximum The Sino-Xiongnu War is a name given to a series of battle between the Han Dynasty and the tribes of Xiongnu between 133 BC... This article is about the film Mulan. For the legendary person, see Hua Mulan. ...

Spanish Civil War

Not to be confused with the Spanish Civil War of 1820-1823. ... For Whom the Bell Tolls is a 1943 film based on the famous novel by Ernest Hemingway. ... The Angel Wore Red, also known as La Sposa Bella in its Italian version, is a 1960 Italian-American romantic war drama made by MGM and Titanus. ... This article is about the Ken Loach film. ... Libertarias is a historical drama made in 1996 (International release: 2004), directed by Vicente Aranda. ... Head in the Clouds is a 2004 film directed by John Duigan. ... Pans Labyrinth (Spanish: , literally The Labyrinth of the Faun) is an Academy Award-winning Spanish language fantasy film[2][3] written and directed by Mexican film-maker Guillermo del Toro. ...

Somali Civil War

The Somali Civil War is an armed conflict in Somalia that started in 1988. ... Black Hawk Down is a 2001 film by Ridley Scott, based on the book Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War by Mark Bowden. ...

Soviet war in Afghanistan

Belligerents DRA USSR Mujahideen of Afghanistan Commanders Soviet 40th Army: Sergei Sokolov Valentin Varennikov Boris Gromov DRA: Babrak Karmal Mohammad Najibullah Abdul Rashid Dostum Abdul Haq Jalaluddin Haqqani Gulbuddin Hekmatyar Ismail Khan Ahmad Shah Massoud Strength Soviet forces: 80,000-104,000 Afghan forces: 329,000 (in 1989)[1] 45... The Beast (aka The Beast of War) is a Columbia Pictures movie about a Soviet T-62 tank lost in Afghanistan during the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1981. ... Rambo III, is an American action film released on May 25, 1988. ... Afghan Breakdown (Afganskiy Izlom in Russian) is a 1991 movie about the Soviet war in Afghanistan directed by Vladimir Bortko and co-produced by Italy and the USSR. Michele Placido, from the Italian mafia TV series The Octopus/La Piovra plays the main hero, Major Bandura, a commander of a... The Spetsnaz miniseries began showing on Russian television in 2002 directed by Andrei Malyukov The series is set mostly in Russia and follows the adventures of four members of the GRU spetsnaz (judging by uniforms worn by the characters). ... 9th Company (Russian: «9 рота») is a Russian / Finnish film about the Soviet war in Afghanistan released in 2005. ... Charlie Wilsons War is a 2007 Academy Award-nominated biographical drama film based on the true story of Democratic Texas Congressman Charlie Wilson, who conspired with a bare knuckle attitude CIA operative named Gust Avrakotos to launch an operation to help the Afghan mujahideen resist and ultimately defeat the...

Spanish-American War

Belligerents United States Republic of Cuba Philippine Republic Kingdom of Spain Commanders Nelson A. Miles William R. Shafter George Dewey Máximo Gómez Emilio Aguinaldo Patricio Montojo Pascual Cervera Arsenio Linares Manuel Macías y Casado Ramón Blanco y Erenas Casualties and losses 385 KIA USA 5,000... Rough Riders is a 1997 film about Theodore Roosevelt and the regiment (the 1st US Volunteer Cavalry aka the Rough Riders) he help raise to fight in Spanish-American War of 1898. ... Belligerents United States Republic of Cuba Kingdom of Spain Commanders William Rufus Shafter Joseph Wheeler[1] Arsenio Linares Strength 15,000 regulars 4,000 guerrilleros 12 field guns 4 Gatling guns 800 regulars 5 field guns Casualties and losses 124 dead 817 wounded 58 dead 170 wounded 39 captured The...

Spanish Reconquest

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St. Bartholomew's Day massacre

Painting by François Dubois (born about 1529, Amiens, Picardy) The St. ... Queen Margot (Original French title La Reine Margot) is a 1994 French-German-Italian film, based on the 1845 historical novel Queen Margot by Alexandre Dumas. ...

Texas War of Independence

  • The Alamo (1936)
  • The Alamo (1960)
  • The Alamo (2004)
  • The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory (1987)
  • Texas (1994) (TV film) - starring Patrick Duffy as Stephen Austin and Stacy Keach as Sam Houston
  • Two for Texas (1998)

The Texas Revolution was a war fought between Mexico and the people of the territory that was to become the Republic of Texas. ... The Alamo: Shrine of Texas Liberty is a 1936 black-and-white film directed by H.W. Kier and Norman Sheldon. ... The Alamo was released in 1960 by United Artists, starring John Wayne as Davy Crockett, Richard Widmark as Jim Bowie and Laurence Harvey as William B. Travis, and featuring Frankie Avalon, Chill Wills, Patrick Wayne, Linda Cristal, Joseph Calleia as Juan Seguin, Ruben Padilla as Santa Anna, Richard Boone as... The Alamo film poster The Alamo is a 2004 movie, a second major studio film about the legendary Battle of the Alamo during the Texas Revolution, that was shot and scheduled for release initially in December 2003 and then rescheduled for release in April 2004. ...

Thirty Years' War

Combatants Sweden  Bohemia Denmark-Norway[1] Dutch Republic France Scotland England Saxony  Holy Roman Empire Catholic League Austria Bavaria Spain Commanders Frederick V Buckingham Leven Gustav II Adolf â€  Johan Baner Cardinal Richelieu Louis II de Bourbon Vicomte de Turenne Christian IV of Denmark Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar Johann Georg I... Alatriste is a film-in-progress by the Spanish director Agustín Díaz Yanes, based on the main character of a series of novels written by Arturo Pérez-Reverte, Las aventuras del Capitán Alatriste (The Adventures of Captain Alatriste in English). ... Combatants France Spain Commanders Duc dEnghien Francisco de Melo Count of Fuentes † Strength 16,000 infantry 6,000 cavalry 14 guns 15,000 infantry 5,000 cavalry 18 guns Casualties 2,000 dead 2,000 wounded[1] 7,500 dead, 7,000 captured and 6, 500 wounded[2] The... The Last Valley is a 1970 historical film, set during the Thirty Years War in Europe. ...

Turkish Invasion of Hungary (1532)

  • Egri Csillagok (Stars of Eger) (1968)

Vietnam War

(Also see Vietnam War films) Combatants Republic of Vietnam United States Republic of Korea Thailand Australia New Zealand The Philippines National Front for the Liberation of South Vietnam Democratic Republic of Vietnam People’s Republic of China Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea Strength US 1,000,000 South Korea 300,000 Australia 48,000...

84C MoPic is a 1989 American film written and directed by Patrick Sheane Duncan depicting a fictional Long Range Reconnaissance Patrol in Vietnam. ... A Better Tomorrow 3: Love & Death in Saigon is a Hong Kong action film released in 1989. ... A Bright Shining Lie A Bright Shining Lie is a book by Neil Sheehan, a former New York Times reporter covering the Vietnam War, about U.S. Army retired Lieutenant Colonel John Paul Vann and the United States involvement in the Vietnam War. ... A Rumor of War is a 1977 autobiography by Philip Caputo about his service in the United States Marine Corps in the early years of American involvement in the Vietnam War. ... Air America is a 1990 film starring Mel Gibson and Robert Downey Jr as Air America pilots in Vietnam War era Laos. ... Apocalypse Now is a 1979 Academy Award and Golden Globe winning American film set during the Vietnam War. ... Bat 21 DVD cover Bat*21 is a 1988 movie directed by Peter Markle, and adapted from his own book by William Charles Anderson. ... Birdy is a 1984 film directed by Alan Parker and starring Matthew Modine and Nicolas Cage. ... Born on the Fourth of July is a 1989 a film adaptation of the autobiographical novel of the same name by Ron Kovic. ... Bullet in the Head is a 1990 movie by John Woo. ... Casualties of War is a 1989 war drama about the Vietnam War, starring Michael J. Fox and Sean Penn. ... Combat Shock is a 1986 film released by Troma Entertainment. ... Coming Home is a 1978 film which tells the story of a handicapped Vietnam War veterans difficulty in re-entering civilian life after his return from the war. ... This article is about the American action movie. ... For other uses, see Deer Hunter. ... Distant Thunder is a 1988 American drama film, directed by Rick Rosenthal and starring John Lithgow and Ralph Macchio. ... Father Xmas is a 2001 short film from Double Dog Music starring Dakota Fanning as six-year-old Clairee who learns from her older brother (Steven Fanning) that Santa Claus is not real and that their father is fighting in the Vietnam War. ... Flight of the Intruder is a 1991 film directed by John Milius, which is based on the novel by A-6 Intruder pilot Stephen Coonts. ... For other uses, see Forrest Gump (disambiguation). ... The FTA Tour (Free The Army, a play on the troop expression F*** The Army) was an anti-Vietnam-war road show designed as an answer to Bob Hopes USO tour. ... For the type of ammunition, see Full metal jacket bullet. ... Gamma Squad (later re-named Expendable for its premier on June 14th of 2004) was a film by Catman Do Films and was directed by Nathaniel Barker and Eliot Lash; it is an independent film. ... Gardens of Stone is a 1987 film by Francis Ford Coppola. ... Go Tell the Spartans is a low-budget and critically acclaimed 1978 American film about U.S. advisors in the early days of the Vietnam War. ... Going Back is Bruce Campbells 2nd feature film, produced shortly after The Evil Dead. ... Good Morning, Vietnam is a 1987 comedy/drama film set in Saigon during the Vietnam War, based on the career of Adrian Cronauer, a disc jockey on Armed Forces Radio Saigon (AFRS), who proves hugely popular with the troops serving in South Vietnam, but infuriates his superiors with what they... For the hill situated in Duncans Dam, see Dam Hamburger Hill Hamburger Hill is a 1987 American movie about the actual assault of the U.S. Armys 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, part of the 101st Airborne Division Screaming Eagles, on a well-fortified position, including trenchworks and... Heaven & Earth is a 1993 film directed by Oliver Stone and starring Tommy Lee Jones, Haing S. Ngor and Hiep Thi Le. ... Héroes de Otra Patria (in English, Heroes from Another Country, or sometimes credited as Heroes without a Cause) is a 1998 Puerto Rican film, written and directed by Iván Dariel Ortíz. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Journey from the Fall (Vietnamese: ) is an independent movie by writer/director/editor Ham Tran, about the Vietnamese reeducation camp and boat people experience following the Fall of Saigon on April 30th, 1975. ... Nams Angels is a movie directed by Jack Starrett in 1970. ... Missing in Action (film) is a 1984 action film starring Chuck Norris and directed by Joseph Zito. ... Nams Angels is a movie directed by Jack Starrett in 1970. ... Off Limits is a 1988 film set during the Vietnam War starring Willem Dafoe and Gregory Hines and directed by Christopher Crowe. ... Operation Dumbo Drop is a 1995 live-action movie, starring Danny Glover and Ray Liotta, based on a true story, about a military operation whose purpose is to transport an elephant through Vietnam, during the war. ... This article is about the Vietnam War film. ... Platoon Leader is a 1988 film set in the Vietnam War. ... R-Point film poster R-Point (알 포인트) is a 2004 Korean war/horror film written and directed by Gong Su-chang and starring Gam Woo-seong and Son Byung-ho. ... Rescue Dawn is a 2007 movie starring Christian Bale and Steve Zahn. ... Film poster for Rolling Thunder Rolling Thunder is a 1977 film directed by John Flynn. ... Some Kind Of Hero is a 1982 film starring Richard Pryor as a returning Vietnam War veteran having trouble adjusting to civilian life. ... The Anderson Platoon (original French title: La Section Anderson) is a war documentary movie directed by Pierre Schoendoerffer. ... The Ballad of Andy Crocker is the title of a 1969 American made-for-television film which was first broadcast by ABC. The film tells the story of a young mans struggle to reclaim his life after fighting in the Vietnam War. ... The Boys in Company C, directed by Sidney J. Furie; starring Stan Shaw and Andrew Stevens, was a 1978 film about United States Marines in the Vietnam War. ... The Foot Shooting Party is a 1994 short film about conscription for World War II. It was written by Ken Carter and directed by Annette Haywood-Carter. ... The Green Berets is the title of a 1968 film starring John Wayne and featuring George Takei, David Janssen, Jim Hutton, and Aldo Ray. ... The Hanoi Hilton is a 1987 Vietnam War film which focuses on the experiences of American prisoners of war who were held in the infamous Hoa Loa Prison in Hanoi during the the 1960s and 70s. ... The Odd Angry Shot is an Australian war comedy film based on Australian soldiers and their experiences during the Vietnam War. ... The Uncounted Enemy: A Vietnam Deception was a television programme aired by CBS in 1985, which asserted that General William Westmoreland deliberately gave false information regarding battle outcomes for sake of improving troop morale. ... This 1995 film The Walking Dead stars Allen Payne and Eddie Griffin, is written and directed by Preston A. Whitmore II. In 1972 Vietnam, Marines are sent in to rescue some POW officers. ... The War at Home. ... The Quiet American is a 2002 remake of the original 1958 film of the same name, which was based on Graham Greenes bestselling novel. ... Thou Shalt Not Kill. ... This article is about the film. ... Tour of Duty was an American television drama series on CBS which ran from September 1987 to April 1990. ... Uncommon Valor (1983) is a war film written by Joe Gayton and directed by Ted Kotcheff. ... We Were Soldiers is a 2002 war film that dramatized the Battle of Ia Drang in November 1965, the first major engagement of American troops in the Vietnam War. ... White Badge is a 1992 South Korean war film directed by Ji-yeong Jeong based on the book White Badge: A Koren Novel by Ahn Junghyo. ... Word of Honor // Don Johnson as Lt. ... The tunnel rats were American soldiers who performed underground search and destroy missions during the Vietnam war. ...

Wars of Alexander the Great

For the film of the same name, see Alexander the Great (1956 film). ... Alexander is a 2004 epic film, based on the life of Alexander the Great. ... Combatants Macedon Achaemenid Persia Commanders Alexander the Great Darius III Strength 9,000 peltasts,[1] 31,000 hoplites,[1][2] 7,000 cavalry[2] 1,000,000 total (See Size of Persian army) Casualties 4,000 40,000[3] The Battle of Gaugamela (IPA: ) took place in 331 BC between... Combatants Macedonian Empire Greek allies Persian allies Indian allies Paurava Commanders Alexander the Great, Craterus King Porus Strength 34,000 infantry,[2][3][4] 7,000 cavalry[5][6] 50,000 infantry,[7] 5,000 cavalry,[7] 200 war elephants,[8][9] 1,000 chariots[10] Casualties 4,000 infantry... Alexander the Great is a 1956 sword and sandal epic film written, directed and produced by Robert Rossen with Gordon S. Griffith as executive producer. ...

Wars of the Roman Republic/Empire

The following is a List of Roman wars fought by the ancient Roman Kingdom, Roman Republic and Roman Empire, organized by date. ... Annibale may refer to: Annibale Carracci (1560-1609), Italian painter Annibale de Gasparis (1819-1892), Italian astronomer Annibale Padovano (1527-1575), Italian composer and organist Categories: | ... Combatants Roman Republic Carthage Commanders Publius Cornelius Scipio†, Tiberius Sempronius Longus Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus, Gaius Flaminius†, Fabius Maximus, Claudius Marcellus†, Lucius Aemilius Paullus†, Gaius Terentius Varro, Marcus Livius Salinator, Gaius Claudius Nero, Gnaeus Cornelius Scipio Calvus†, Masinissa, Minucius†, Servilius Geminus† Hannibal Barca, Hasdrubal Barca†, Mago Barca†, Hasdrubal Gisco†, Syphax... It has been suggested that Asterix Films be merged into this article or section. ... Belligerents Roman Republic Several Gallic tribes Commanders Julius Caesar, Titus Labienus, Mark Antony, Quintus Cicero, Publius Crassus Vercingetorix, Ambiorix, Commius Strength estimated around 120,000 (legionaries and auxilia) estimated several hundreds of thousands, possibly millions Casualties and losses estimated tens of thousands according to Caesar, one million This article is... Anthony Quinn and Sophia Loren in German DVD version of Attila Attila (Italian: Attila, il flagello di Dio, French: Attila fléau de Dieu) is a 1954 Franco-Italian film co-production, directed by Pietro Francisci and produced by Dino de Laurentiis. ... Attila redirects here. ... Attila (also known as Attila the Hun in the UK), takes place during the waning days of Roman Empire, the barbarian Huns are making their way toward Europe. ... Attila redirects here. ... Combatants Roman Republic Gauls Commanders Quintus Sulpicius Brennus Strength 40,000 70,000 The Battle of the Allia was a battle of the first Gallic invasion of Italy. ... Ben-Hur is a 1959 epic film directed by William Wyler, and is the most popular live-action version of Lew Wallaces novel, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1880). ... This article is about the 1963 film. ... Combatants Octavian Mark Antony, Cleopatra VII of Egypt Commanders Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa Mark Antony Strength 260 warships, mostly liburnian vessels 220 warships, mostly quinqueremes and 60 egyptian warships Casualties Unknown Almost all of Antonys fleet The Battle of Actium was a naval battle of the Roman Civil War between... Druids is a film first released on August 31, 2001, directed by Jacques Dorfmann. ... Belligerents Roman Republic Several Gallic tribes Commanders Julius Caesar, Titus Labienus, Mark Antony, Quintus Cicero, Publius Crassus Vercingetorix, Ambiorix, Commius Strength estimated around 120,000 (legionaries and auxilia) estimated several hundreds of thousands, possibly millions Casualties and losses estimated tens of thousands according to Caesar, one million This article is... The Fall of the Roman Empire is a 1964 epic film made by Samuel Bronston Productions and The Rank Organisation, and released by Paramount Pictures. ... The Marcomanni were a Germanic tribe, probably related to the Suebi or Suevi. ... This article is about the 2000 film. ... The Marcomanni were a Germanic tribe, probably related to the Suebi or Suevi. ... Hannibal - Romes Worst Nightmare is a 2006 television film, made by the British Broadcasting Corporation. ... Combatants Roman Republic Carthage Commanders Publius Cornelius Scipio†, Tiberius Sempronius Longus Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus, Gaius Flaminius†, Fabius Maximus, Claudius Marcellus†, Lucius Aemilius Paullus†, Gaius Terentius Varro, Marcus Livius Salinator, Gaius Claudius Nero, Gnaeus Cornelius Scipio Calvus†, Masinissa, Minucius†, Servilius Geminus† Hannibal Barca, Hasdrubal Barca†, Mago Barca†, Hasdrubal Gisco†, Syphax... Combatants Roman Republic Carthage Commanders Publius Cornelius Scipio†, Tiberius Sempronius Longus Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus, Gaius Flaminius†, Fabius Maximus, Claudius Marcellus†, Lucius Aemilius Paullus†, Gaius Terentius Varro, Marcus Livius Salinator, Gaius Claudius Nero, Gnaeus Cornelius Scipio Calvus†, Masinissa, Minucius†, Servilius Geminus† Hannibal Barca, Hasdrubal Barca†, Mago Barca†, Hasdrubal Gisco†, Syphax... Rome is a historical drama television series co-created by Bruno Heller, John Milius, and William J. MacDonald and primarily written by Heller. ... Belligerents Julius Caesar and supporters, the Populares faction Roman senate, the Optimates faction Commanders Julius Caesar, Curio, Marc Antony, Decimus Brutus Pompey†, Titus Labienus†, Metellus Scipio†, Cato the younger†, Gnaeus Pompeius† Sextus Pompeius The Roman civil war of 49 BC, sometimes called Caesars Civil War, is one of the... Spartacus is a 1960 film directed by Stanley Kubrick and based on the novel of the same name by Howard Fast about the historical life of Spartacus and the Third Servile War. ... Combatants Army of escaped slaves Roman Republic Commanders Crixus †, Oenomaus †, Spartacus † , Castus †, Gannicus † Gaius Claudius Glaber, Publius Varinius, Gnaeus Clodianus, Lucius Gellius Publicola, Gaius Cassius Longinus, Gnaeus Manlius, Marcus Licinius Crassus, Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus, Marcus Terentius Varro Lucullus, Lucius Quinctius, Gnaeus Tremellius Scrofa Strength 120,000 escaped slaves and gladiators... Combatants Roman Republic Carthage Commanders Scipio Aemilianus Hasdrubal the Boetarch Strength 40,000 90,000 Casualties 17,000 62,000 The Third Punic War (149 BC to 146 BC) was the third and last of the Punic Wars fought between the former Phoenician colony of Carthage, and the Republic of... Boudicca (BOW-dicca [as in bow-and-arrow], mispronnounced by many as [bū-dĭkə]; her name means Victorous [Modern Gaelic Buaidheach]) (also written Boudica, Boadicea, Buduica, Bonduca) (d. ... The Iceni or Eceni were a Brythonic tribe who inhabited an area of Britain corresponding roughly to the modern-day county of Norfolk between the 1st century BC and 1st century AD. The Cenimagni, who surrendered to Julius Caesar during his second expedition to Britain in 54 BC, may have... Warrior Queen is a British television series made by Thames Television for ITV in 1978. ... Boudicca (BOW-dicca [as in bow-and-arrow], mispronnounced by many as [bū-dĭkə]; her name means Victorous [Modern Gaelic Buaidheach]) (also written Boudica, Boadicea, Buduica, Bonduca) (d. ...

Wars of Scottish Independence

The Wars of Scottish Independence were a series of military campaigns fought between the Kingdom of Scotland and the Kingdom of England in the late 13th and early 14th centuries. ... For the moshing term Braveheart, see Wall of death (moshing). ... Combatants Kingdom of Scotland Kingdom of England Commanders Andrew de Moray† William Wallace John de Warenne, 7th Earl of Surrey Hugh de Cressingham† Strength 300 cavalry 10,000 infantry 1000 - 3000 cavalry 15,000 - 50,000 infantry Casualties Comparatively light 6,000 - 25,000 killed The Battle of Stirling Bridge... Combatants Scotland England Commanders William Wallace Edward I of England Strength 500 cavalry, 9,500 infantry 2,000 cavalry, 12,000 infantry. ... Rob Roy is a movie that was released on April 7, 1995. ...

Winter War

Combatants Finland Soviet Union Commanders Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim Kliment Voroshilov Semyon Timoshenko Strength 250,000 men 30 tanks 130 aircraft[1][2] 1,000,000 men 6,541 tanks [3] 3,800 aircraft[4][5] Casualties 26,662 dead 39,886 wounded 1,000 captured[6] 126,875 dead... Combatants Finland Soviet Union Commanders Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim Kliment Voroshilov, later Semyon Timoshenko Strength 250,000 men 30 tanks 130 aircraft[1][2] 1,000,000 men 3,000 tanks 3,800 aircraft[3][4] Casualties 26,662 dead 39,886 wounded 1,000 captured[5] 126,875 dead...

World War I

“The Great War ” redirects here. ... Aces High is a 1976 1st World War film starring Malcolm McDowell, Christopher Plummer and Simon Ward. ... Color Autochrome Lumière of a Nieuport Fighter in Aisne, France 1917 One of the many innovations of World War I, aircraft were first used for reconnaissance purposes and later as fighters and bombers. ... The African Queen is a 1951 film made by Horizon Pictures and Romulus Films, and distributed by United Artists. ... All Quiet on the Western Front is the name of two films based on the Erich Maria Remarque novel All Quiet on the Western Front, one a cinematic treatment directed by Lewis Milestone, the other a television film directed by Delbert Mann. ... All Quiet on the Western Front is the name of two films based on the Erich Maria Remarque novel All Quiet on the Western Front, one a cinematic treatment directed by Lewis Milestone, the other a television film directed by Delbert Mann. ... There were four Battles of Ypres during World War I: First Battle of Ypres (October 19 – November 22, 1914) Second Battle of Ypres (April 22 – May 15, 1915) Third Battle of Ypres (July 31 – November 6, 1917) (also known as Passchendaele) Fourth Battle of Ypres (September 28 – October 2, 1918... The Big Parade is a 1925 silent film which tells the story of an idle rich boy who is shipped off to France to fight World War I, becomes friends with two working class men, experiences the horrors of trench warfare, and finds love with a French girl. ... Color Autochrome Lumière of a Nieuport Fighter in Aisne, France 1917 One of the many innovations of World War I, aircraft were first used for reconnaissance purposes and later as fighters and bombers. ... Noirs et blancs en couleur, (USA:Black and White in Color)was a 1976 war film directed by Jean Jacques Annaud on his directorial debut about French colonists at war with the Germans in Africa. ... The Blue Max is a 1966 United Kingdom World War I film directed by John Guillermin and starring George Peppard, James Mason, Ursula Andress, Karl Michael Vogler, Derren Nesbitt, Harry Towb and Jeremy Kemp. ... Color Autochrome Lumière of a Nieuport Fighter in Aisne, France 1917 One of the many innovations of World War I, aircraft were first used for reconnaissance purposes and later as fighters and bombers. ... Company K is a 1933 novel by William March, first serialised in parts in the New York Magazine Forum from 1930 to 1932, and published in its entirety by Smith and Haas on January 19, 1933, in New York. ... Darling Lili is a 1970 American musical film. ... The Dawn Patrol is a 1930 World War I film starring Richard Barthelmess and Douglas Fairbanks Jr. ... Color Autochrome Lumière of a Nieuport Fighter in Aisne, France 1917 One of the many innovations of World War I, aircraft were first used for reconnaissance purposes and later as fighters and bombers. ... The Dawn Patrol is a 1938 remake of the pre-Code 1930 film of the same name. ... Color Autochrome Lumière of a Nieuport Fighter in Aisne, France 1917 One of the many innovations of World War I, aircraft were first used for reconnaissance purposes and later as fighters and bombers. ... For other uses, see Deathwatch (disambiguation). ... DVD cover showing horror characters as depicted by Universal Studios. ... The End of St. ... For the Machine Head song, see A Farewell to Arms (song). ... For the Machine Head song, see A Farewell to Arms (song). ... The Fighting 69th is a 1940 American war film starring James Cagney, Pat OBrien, and George Brent. ... This article is about the 2006 film. ... Color Autochrome Lumière of a Nieuport Fighter in Aisne, France 1917 One of the many innovations of World War I, aircraft were first used for reconnaissance purposes and later as fighters and bombers. ... Fräulein Doktor is the name of a 1969 war drama set during the First World War. ... Gallipoli is a 1981 Australian film, directed by Peter Weir and starring Mel Gibson, about several young men from rural Western Australia who enlist in the Australian Imperial Force during the First World War. ... Belligerents British Empire Australia British India Newfoundland New Zealand United Kingdom Egyptian labourers[1] France Senegal Ottoman Empire German Empire[2] Austria-Hungary[3] Commanders Sir Ian Hamilton Lord Kitchener John de Robeck Otto Liman von Sanders Mustafa Kemal Strength 5 divisions (initial) 16 divisions (final) 6 divisions (initial) 15... Hells Angels Theatrical Release poster Hells Angels was a 1930 film directed by Howard Hughes. ... Hell Below (1933) was a MGM film set in the Adriatic during World War I about submarine warfare based on Commander Edward Ellsbergs novel Pigboats, starring Robert Montgomery, Walter Huston, Madge Evans and Jimmy Durante. ... For the 1996 movie of the same name see In Love and War (1996 film) In Love and War is a 1958 film, directed by Philip Dunne, based on a Anton Myrer novel. ... For the 1958 movie of the same name see In Love and War (1958 film) In Love and War (1996), is a romance drama film based on the book Hemingway In Love and War by Henry S. Villard and James Nagel and starring Mackenzie Astin, Chris ODonnell, Sandra Bullock... Johnny Got His Gun is a 1971 anti-war film based on the novel of the same name written and directed by Dalton Trumbo and starring Timothy Bottoms, Jason Robards, and Donald Sutherland. ... King of Hearts (original French title: Le Roi de CÅ“ur) is a French film about a town in France that has been evacuated due to a bomb placed by the German army. ... Comedy film is genre of film in which the main emphasis is on humor. ... Grand Illusion (1937) poster for American release, depicting actors Jean Gabin (as Lt. ... Lawrence of Arabia is an award-winning 1962 film based on the life of T. E. Lawrence. ... Combatants Arab Rebels/Britain Ottoman Empire Commanders T.E. Lawrence, Auda ibu Tayi, Sherif Nasir  ? Strength app. ... This article or section contains a plot summary that is overly long. ... Combatants United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand Ottoman Empire Commanders Henry Chauvel, Philip Chetwode Unknown Strength 2 infantry division, 2 mounted division 1 infantry division Casualties 1,200 1,400 prisoners The Battle of Beersheba took place on 31 October 1917, as part of the Sinai and Palestine campaign during World... The Lost Battalion is the 1919 film about the U.S. Armys 77th Division penetrating deep into the Argonne Forest of France during World War I. The film was directed by Burton L. King and was released June 2, 1919 in North America. ... The Lost Battalion is the 2001 film remake of the 1919 film The Lost Battalion. ... Original movie Poster for The Lost Patrol (1934 film) The Lost Patrol is a 1934 war film made by RKO. It was directed and produced by John Ford, with Merian C. Cooper as executive producer and Cliff Reid as associate producer. ... Morgenrot is a 1933 German submarine film set during World War I. Released three days after Adolf Hitler became Reichskanzler, it was the first film to have its screening in the Third Reich. ... Oh! What a Lovely War is a stage musical and 1969 musical film. ... MOVIE: Pack Up Your Troubles (1932) Director: George Marshall, Ray McCarey Cast: Starring Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, With Don Dillaway, Jackie Lyn Dufton, Mary Carr, James Finlayson, Richard Cramer, Adele Watson, Tom Kennedy, Charles Middleton, Richard Tucker, Muriel Evans, Grady Sutton, C. Montague Shaw, Billy Gilbert. ... Comedy film is genre of film in which the main emphasis is on humor. ... Paths of Glory (1957) is a debatedly anti-war black and white film by Stanley Kubrick based on the novel of the same name by Humphrey Cobb. ... Von Richthofen and Brown, also known as The Red Baron is a 1971 film directed by Roger Corman. ... Color Autochrome Lumière of a Nieuport Fighter in Aisne, France 1917 One of the many innovations of World War I, aircraft were first used for reconnaissance purposes and later as fighters and bombers. ... For the 1997 film adaption of the novel see Regeneration (1997 film). ... The Road Back ( Der Weg zurück ) is a novel by German author Erich Maria Remarque, written in 1931. ... For the unsuccessful U.S. weapon system, see M247 Sergeant York. ... Shoulder Arms was Charlie Chaplins second film for First National Pictures. ... Comedy film is genre of film in which the main emphasis is on humor. ... Shout at the Devil is the second album by heavy metal band Mötley Crüe, released on September 26, 1983. ... Conrad Veidt in The Spy in Black. ... The Trench is a 1999 film directed by: William Boyd that portrays a group of young British soldiers on the eve of the Battle of the Somme, the infamous 1916 battle widely considered the worst defeat in British military history. ... For other battles known as Battle of the Somme, see Battle of the Somme (disambiguation). ... A Very Long Engagement (Un long dimanche de fiançailles) is a novel by Sebastien Japrisot, first published in 1993. ... Westfront 1918 is German director G.W. Pabsts 1930 film about World War I in Germany based on the novel Vier von der Infanterie by Ernst Johannsen. ... What Price Glory is a film that has been made twice, based on a 1924 play by Maxwell Anderson. ... Wings is a 1927 silent movie about World War I fighter pilots produced and released by Paramount Pictures. ... Color Autochrome Lumière of a Nieuport Fighter in Aisne, France 1917 One of the many innovations of World War I, aircraft were first used for reconnaissance purposes and later as fighters and bombers. ... Zeppelin is a 1971 British action drama film starred by Michael York and Elke Sommer. ... Color Autochrome Lumière of a Nieuport Fighter in Aisne, France 1917 One of the many innovations of World War I, aircraft were first used for reconnaissance purposes and later as fighters and bombers. ...

World War II

(Also see World War II films) Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000...

Action in the North Atlantic is a 1943 war drama, featuring Humphrey Bogart as a merchant marine first officer. ... Battle of the Atlantic can refer to either of two naval campaigns, depending on context: World War I - First Battle of the Atlantic World War II - Second Battle of the Atlantic A Third Battle of the Atlantic was envisioned to be be part of any Third World War that arose... For a particular Air Force, see List of air forces. ... This article is about the actual attack. ... Angels One Five - a black and white version of teh latour colour Battle of Britain Anyone know the actual location of the emergency control room - in both filmis located behind a shoe shop so presumably true? Dave ... This article is about the Second World War battle. ... Operation Shingle (January 22, 1944), during the Italian Campaign of World War II, was an Allied amphibious landing against Axis forces in the area of Anzio and Nettuno, Italy. ... LArmée des ombres (Army In the Shadows) is a film directed by Jean-Pierre Melville made in 1969, 25 years after Joseph Kessel wrote the book –a recounting of his memoirs as a member of the Résistance, inventing characters drawn from real people who actually fought against... The Croix de Lorraine, chosen by General de Gaulle as the symbol of the resistance. ... Atentát is a 1964 2nd World War film based on a true story of assassination of top Nazi leader Reinhard Heydrich in Prague (see Operation Anthropoid). ... Reinhard Heydrich, the target of Operation Anthropoid. ... Atonement is a 2007 film adaptation of Ian McEwans critically acclaimed novel of the same name, directed by Joe Wright, and based on a screenplay by Christopher Hampton. ... Attack! is a board game published by Eagle Games and created by Glenn Drove released in 2003. ... Attack Force Z is a 1982 Australian World War II film, directed by Tim Burstall. ... Z Special Unit, usually known as Z Force was a joint Australian, British and New Zealand commando unit, which saw action against the Empire of Japan during World War II. Z Special Unit carried out 284 covert operations in the Pacific. ... Back to Bataan (1945) is a WWII war film directed by Edward Dmytryk and starring John Wayne and Anthony Quinn. ... Ballad of a Soldier, (Баллада о солдате, Ballada o soldate) is a 1959 Soviet Union award-winning motion picture drama directed by Grigori Chukhrai that is set in World War II. Storyline Spoiler warning: Ballad of a Soldier is not primarily a war story but recounts, within the context of the turmoil of... For the song We Are a Band of Brothers, see The Bonnie Blue Flag. ... Bataan is a 1943 propaganda film about the defense of the Bataan Peninsula, made by MGM. It was directed by Tay Garnett and produced by Irving Starr with Dore Schary as executive producer. ... La bataille du Rail (The Battle of the Rails) is a 1945 war movie which tells the courageous efforts by French railway workers to sabotage Nazi reinforcement-troop trains. ... Battleground is a 1949 war film that tells the story of a platoon of the 3rd Battalion 327th Glider Infantry Regiment (formerly the 1st Battalion 401st GIR)101st Airborne Division trying to cope during the Battle of the Bulge at Bastogne, Belgium. ... Battle of Britain is a 1969 film directed by Guy Hamilton, and produced by Harry Saltzman and S Benjamin Fisz. ... This article is about the Second World War battle. ... Battle of the Bulge is a war film released in 1965. ... For the 1965 film, see Battle of the Bulge (film). ... Combatants Germany United Kingdom New Zealand Commanders Hans Langsdorff Henry Harwood Strength 1 heavy cruiser 1 heavy cruiser 2 light cruisers Casualties 1 heavy cruiser damaged 36 dead 60 wounded 1 heavy cruiser heavily damaged 2 light cruisers damaged 72 dead 28 wounded For other uses, see The Battle of... Beach Red is a 1967 World War II film starring Cornel Wilde (who also directed) and Rip Torn. ... The Best Years of Our Lives is a 1946 movie about three servicemen (an air force officer, an infantry sergeant, and an ordinary sailor) trying to piece their lives back together after coming back home from World War II. It is based on a novel by MacKinlay Kantor, Glory for... The Big Red One is a 1980 war film written and directed by Samuel Fuller. ... Black Book (Dutch: Zwartboek) is a 2006 thriller war film by director Paul Verhoeven, starring Carice van Houten, Sebastian Koch, Thom Hoffman, and Halina Reijn. ... For the paramilitary group see Black Brigades Black Brigade is television movie which aired on January 27, 1970. ... Blood Oath is a 1990 Australian feature film, known in some countries as Prisoners of the Sun. ... The Bridge at Remagen is a war film released in 1969. ... This article is about the film. ... A Bridge Too Far is a 1977 film based on the 1974 book of the same name. ... Belligerents Poland United Kingdom United States Germany Commanders Field Marshal Montgomery Lieutenant-General Dempsey Lieutenant-General Horrocks Major-General Urquhart Major General Taylor Brigadier General Gavin Walter Model Wilhelm Bittrich Kurt Student Strength 35,000 (airborne only) 20,000 Casualties and losses Poland: 1st Polish Brigade: 378 Casualties[1] United... The Bunker is an account, written by American journalist James ODonnell, of the history of the Fuehrerbunker in early 1945, as well as the last days of Adolf Hitler. ... This is about the 1954 film. ... Captain Corellis Mandolin (2001) Captain Corellis Mandolin is a 2001 film directed by John Madden and based on the novel of the same name by Louis de Bernières. ... Captains of the Clouds is a 1942 Warner Bros war film, directed by Michael Curtiz and produced by William Cagney, with Hal B. Wallis as executive producer. ... VHS cover for The Captive Heart The Captive Heart is a 1946 British war drama, directed by Basil Dearden. ... This article is about the 1942 film. ... Catch-22 is a 1970 film, adapted from the book of the same name by Joseph Heller. ... The Colditz Story is a 1955 World War II film starring John Mills and Eric Portman. ... Come and See (Иди и смотри transliterated Idi i smotri) is a 1985 Soviet/Belarusian film (Mosfilm/Belarusfilm coproduction), directed by Elem Klimov and starring Aleksei Kravchenko and Olga Mironova in the leading roles. ... Command Decision was a 1948 World War II film starring Clark Gable and directed by Sam Wood. ... Confessions of a Nazi Spy is a 1939 spy thriller and the first blatantly anti-Nazi film produced by a major Hollywood studio prior to World War II. [1] The film stars Edward G. Robinson, George Sanders, and a large cast of German actors, including some who had immigrated from... Corvette K -225 is a 1943 film starring Randolph Scott. ... DVD cover of the film The Cranes are Flying (Russian: Летят журавли, Letyat zhuravli) is arguably the greatest film to come out of World War II. It was directed by the Georgian-born Soviet director Mikhail Kalatozov in 1957 and starring Aleksey Batalov and Tatiana Samoilova. ... Crash Dive was a 1943 movie starring Tyrone Power, Dana Andrews, and Anne Baxter. ... Cross of Iron is a 1977 drama war film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring James Coburn, James Mason, Maximilian Schell, and David Warner. ... The cover of the UK 1956 paperback edition of: The Cruel Sea The Cruel Sea is a 1951 novel by Nicholas Monsarrat. ... The Dam Busters is a 1954 British war film, set during the Second World War, and documenting the true story of the RAFs 617 Squadron, the development of the bouncing bomb, and Operation Chastise - the attack on the Ruhr dams in Germany. ... Danger Within is a 1959 British war film set in a Prisoner of war camp in Northern Italy during the summer of 1943. ... Dark Blue World (Czech: Tmavomodrý svět) is a 2001 film by Czech director Jan Svěrák about Czechoslovakian pilots who fought for the British Royal Air Force during World War II. The screenplay was written by Zdeněk Svěrák, the father of the director. ... For the song Das Boot, see U96. ... This page meets Wikipedias criteria for speedy deletion. ... Decision Before Dawn is a 1950 war film which tells the story of an American Army, looking for intelligence in the closing days of World War II, which has to rely on potentially unreliable German prisoners to gather information. ... The 7th Armoured Division (The Desert Rats) of the British Army was the most famous unit of its type in British service during World War II. It was a regular division in the Middle East, designated the Mobile Division at first, renamed the Armoured Division (Egypt) in September 1939, and... Destination Tokyo is a war film released in 1943. ... For the rap group, see D12. ... Der Untergang (2004; international English title Downfall) is a German film depicting the final days of Adolf Hitler and Nazi Germany in 1945. ... Dunkirk is a 2nd World War film made in 1958, starring John Mills with Bernard Lee. ... The Eagle Has Landed is a book by Jack Higgins first published in 1975. ... Empire of the Sun is a 1987 film directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Christian Bale, John Malkovich, and Miranda Richardson. ... To End All Wars To End All Wars is a movie starring Robert Carlyle, Keifer Sutherland and Sakae Kimura. ... Enemy at the Gates is a 2001 motion picture directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud, starring Jude Law and Ed Harris. ... Belligerents Germany Romania Italy Hungary Soviet Union Commanders Adolf Hitler Friedrich Paulus # Erich von Manstein Wolfram von Richthofen Petre Dumitrescu Constantin Constantinescu Italo Gariboldi Gusztáv Vitéz Jány Viktor Pavičić Josef Stalin Vasily Chuikov Aleksandr Vasilevsky Georgiy Zhukov Semyon Timoshenko Konstantin Rokossovsky Rodion Malinovsky Andrei Yeremenko Strength... The Enemy Below is a 1957 film which tells the story of battle between the captain of an American destroyer escort and the commander of a German submarine during World War II. It stars Robert Mitchum, Curd Jürgens, David Hedison and Theodore Bikel. ... Escape from Sobibor was a made-for-TV movie which aired in 1987 about Sobibór, the site of the only successful uprising by Jewish prisoners from a Nazi extermination camp, also called a death camp. ... Father Goose is a 1964 romantic comedy film set in World War II, starring Cary Grant and Leslie Caron. ... The Fighting Seabees is a 1944 film starring John Wayne and Susan Hayward. ... Categories: Possible copyright violations ... Marines raising the US flag on Iwo Jima in a publicity still from Flags of Our Fathers. ... Belligerents United States Empire of Japan Commanders Holland Smith Tadamichi Kuribayashi â€  Strength 110,000 21,000 Casualties and losses 6,821 dead 19,189 wounded,[1] 494 missing[1] Total: 26,504 20,703 dead,[1] 216 captured[1] Total: 20,919 The Battle of Iwo Jima took place between... Flying Leathernecks is a 1951 action film directed by Nicholas Ray and starring John Wayne. ... Flying Tigers was the nickname of the 1st American Volunteer Group (AVG), a group of United States Army (USAAF), Navy (USN), and Marine Corps (USMC) pilots and ground crew, recruited under a secret Presidential sanction by Claire Chennault. ... Force 10 from Navarone is a 1978 war film very loosely based on upon Alistair MacLeans 1968 novel Force 10 From Navarone. ... Foreign Correspondent is a 1940 film which tells the story of an American reporter who becomes involved in espionage in England during the onset of World War II. It stars Joel McCrea, George Sanders, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, Albert Bassermann and Robert Benchley. ... Forty-Ninth Parallel (1941) is the third film made by the British writer-director team of Powell and Pressburger. ... The movie The Frogmen (made by Twentieth Century Fox, 1951), is based on some USA frogman operations against the Japanese in WWII. It contains obvious errors in the mens diving equipment. ... From Here to Eternity is a 1953 movie based on a James Jones novel in which characters work through ordinary bouts of intimidation and infidelity on a military base in the days preceding the attack on Pearl Harbor. ... This article is about the actual attack. ... La Grande Vadrouille (literally: The Grand Stroll. ... This article is about the film. ... The Great Raid is a 2005 war film which tells the story of the January 1945 liberation of the Cabanatuan Prison Camp during World War II. It is directed by John Dahl and stars Benjamin Bratt, Joseph Fiennes, James Franco and Connie Nielsen with Filipino actor Cesar Montano. ... The cover of the DVD release of the film Guadalcanal Diary. ... This article is about the film, for the novel see The Guns of Navarone (novel) The Guns of Navarone is a 1961 film based on a well-known 1957 novel about World War II by Scottish thriller writer Alistair MacLean. ... This page meets Wikipedias criteria for speedy deletion. ... Hangmen Also Die was a 1943 film directed by the legendary German director Fritz Lang with a script by Bertolt Brecht and John Wexley. ... Based on the novel by John Katzenbach Harts War is a 2002 film about a fictional World War II prisoner of war camp starring Bruce Willis, Colin Farrell and Terrance Howard. ... Hell Is for Heroes is a film released by Paramount Pictures in 1962. ... Heroes of Telemark is a 1965 war film based on the story of the Norwegian heavy water sabotage during World War II. Norwegian resistance fighters sabotage the Nazi German effort to produce heavy water for German atomic research during World War II. Snowy Norwegian locations serve as a backdrop for... Poster for Ill Met by Moonlight. ... In Which We Serve is a 1942 war film that tells the story of the British destroyer HMS Torrin, as told in flashbacks by the survivors as they cling to a life raft. ... In Harms Way is a 1965 film, produced and directed by Otto Preminger and distributed by Paramount Pictures. ... Is Paris Burning? (French: Paris brûle-t-il ?) is a 1966 French-American film dealing with the 1944 liberation of Paris by Allied forces. ... Belligerents Free French Forces Germany Commanders Philippe Leclerc Raymond Dronne Henri Rol-Tanguy Jacques Chaban-Delmas Dietrich von Choltitz # Strength 2nd Armoured Division, French resistance 5,000 Inside Paris, 15,000 At outskirts Casualties and losses 1,500 dead French resistance 71 dead, 225 wounded Free French Forces[1] 3... Katyn is the name of both a village and a forest near Smolensk, Russia. ... Kellys Heroes is an offbeat 1970 war film about a group of enterprising World War II soldiers from the U.S. 35th Infantry Division. ... Letters from Iwo Jima ) is a 2006 Academy Award and Golden Globe-winning critically-acclaimed[1][2][3] war film whose cast includes Ken Watanabe and Kazunari Ninomiya. ... Belligerents United States Empire of Japan Commanders Holland Smith Tadamichi Kuribayashi â€  Strength 110,000 21,000 Casualties and losses 6,821 dead 19,189 wounded,[1] 494 missing[1] Total: 26,504 20,703 dead,[1] 216 captured[1] Total: 20,919 The Battle of Iwo Jima took place between... The Longest Day is a 3-hour-long 1962 war film with a very large cast, based on the 1959 book The Longest Day by Cornelius Ryan, about D-Day, the invasion of Normandy on 6 June 1944, during World War II. // The movie was adapted by Romain Gary, James... This article is about the assault phase of Operation Overlord. ... Malaya is a 1949 war film starring Spencer Tracy, James Stewart, John Hodiak, Valentina Cortese, Lionel Barrymore, and Sydney Greenstreet. ... Man Hunt is a 1941 thriller film directed by Fritz Lang. ... The McKenzie Break is a 1970 film directed by Lamont Johnson, starring Brian Keith as Jack Connor, an intelligence officer investigating recent disturbances at a German P.O.W. camp in Scotland. ... Memphis Belle is a 1990 film directed by Michael Caton-Jones and written by Monte Merrick, starring Matthew Modine and Eric Stoltz and introducing Harry Connick Jr. ... Merrills Marauders is a 1962 war film based on the exploits of the jungle warfare unit of the same name. ... Merry Christmas, Mr. ... A Midnight Clear is a 1992 film directed by Keith Gordon. ... Midway is a 1976 war film made by the Mirisch Corporation and released by Universal Pictures . ... Belligerents United States Imperial Japanese Navy Commanders Chester W. Nimitz Frank J. Fletcher Raymond A. Spruance Isoroku Yamamoto Chuichi Nagumo Tamon Yamaguchi† Strength 3 carriers, ~50 support ships, 233 carrier aircraft, 127 land-based aircraft 4 carriers, 7 battleships, ~150 support ships, 264 carrier aircraft,[1] 16 floatplanes Casualties and... The Mountain Road is a 1961 war film starring James Stewart and directed by Daniel Mann. ... My Name is Ivan (in America) (aka Ivans Childhood, Ivanovo detstvo) is a Soviet film made in 1962 by Russian director Andrei Tarkovsky. ... The Naked and the Dead is a 1948 novel, the first written by Norman Mailer. ... The Next of Kin, also known as Next of Kin, is a 1942 World War II propaganda film produced by Ealing Studios. ... The Night of the Generals The Night of the Generals is a 1967 World War II film adapted from the novel of the same name by Hans Helmut Kirst. ... The Night of the Shooting Stars (Italian: La Notte di San Lorenzo, also know as The Night of San Lorenzo) is a 1982 Italian fantasy war drama film directed by Paolo Taviani and Vittorio Taviani. ... 1941 is Steven Spielbergs fourth theatrical film, written by Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale. ... The North Star is an episode of Detective Conan. ... One of our Aircraft is Missing (1942) is a film by the British-based director-writer team of Powell & Pressburger. ... Operation Daybreak is a 1975 2nd World War film starring Antony Andrews, Timothy Bottoms and Martin Shaw. ... Operation Pacific is a 1951 submarine film starring John Wayne and directed by George Waggner. ... Movie theatre lobby poster Operation Petticoat is a 1959 comedic film directed by Blake Edwards, and starring Cary Grant, Tony Curtis, and Dina Merrill, later adapted for television in 1977. ... Otoko-tachi no Yamato (男たちの大和, English title: Yamato) is a 2005 Japanese war movie. ... Patton (UK: Patton: Lust for Glory) is a 1970 epic biographical film which tells the story of General George S. Patton during World War II. It stars George C. Scott, Karl Malden, Michael Bates, and Karl Michael Vogler. ... The Battle of El Guettar was a World War II battle that took place during the larger Battle of Tunisia, fought between the Deutsches Afrika Korps under Juergen von Arnim and the Americans under George Patton in south-central Tunisia. ... Pearl Harbor is an Oscar-winning war film released in the summer of 2001 by Touchstone Pictures. ... This article is about the Second World War battle. ... This article is about the actual attack. ... The Pianist is a 2002 film directed by Roman Polanski and starring Adrien Brody. ... PT-109 redirects here. ... The Purple Heart is a 1944 US film. ... Blood Oath is a 1990 Australian feature film, known in some countries as Prisoners of the Sun. ... Reach For The Sky is the name of the biography of Douglas Bader, by Paul Brickhill, and also of a film of Baders story released in 1956, starring Kenneth More and directed by Lewis Gilbert. ... This article needs a complete rewrite for the reasons listed on the talk page. ... Run Silent, Run Deep is a war film released in 1958. ... Sands of Iwo Jima is a 1949 war film which follows a group of Marines from training to the Battle of Iwo Jima during World War II. It stars John Wayne, John Agar, Adele Mara and Forrest Tucker. ... Belligerents United States Empire of Japan Commanders Holland Smith Tadamichi Kuribayashi â€  Strength 110,000 21,000 Casualties and losses 6,821 dead 19,189 wounded,[1] 494 missing[1] Total: 26,504 20,703 dead,[1] 216 captured[1] Total: 20,919 The Battle of Iwo Jima took place between... Saints and Soldiers is a war film released by Excel Entertainment in August, 2004. ... Saving Private Ryan is an eleven-time Academy Award nominated 1998 war film. ... This article is about the assault phase of Operation Overlord. ... This article is about the movie. ... The Sea Wolves is a 1980 war film starring Gregory Peck, Roger Moore and David Niven. ... Seventeen Moments of Spring (1973) (Семнадцать мгновений весны in Russian), also Seventeen Instants of Spring is a Soviet TV miniseries. ... Sink the Bismark is a song, written by country music singer Johnny Horton and Tillman Franks, based on the pursuit and eventual sinking of the German battleship Bismarck in May of 1941. ... 633 Squadron 633 Squadron is a World War II film directed by Walter Grauman and produced by Cecil F. Ford for United Artists in 1964 starring Cliff Robertson, George Chakiris and Harry Andrews. ... So Proudly We Hail! is a 1943 film with Paulette Goddard. ... Soldier of Orange (original title in Dutch: Soldaat van Oranje) is a 1977 Dutch film directed by Paul Verhoeven and produced by Rob Houwer, starring Rutger Hauer and Jeroen Krabbé. The film is set during the German occupation of the Netherlands during World War II, and shows how individual students... Stalag 17 is a 1953 war film which tells the story of a group of American G.I.s held in a German World War II prisoner of war camp who come to believe one of their number is a traitor. ... Stalingrad is a 1993 film by Joseph Vilsmaier, similar to Apocalypse Now and Platoon in its approach to depicting the horrors of war in a realistic and unromanticized fashion. ... Belligerents Germany Romania Italy Hungary Soviet Union Commanders Adolf Hitler Friedrich Paulus # Erich von Manstein Wolfram von Richthofen Petre Dumitrescu Constantin Constantinescu Italo Gariboldi Gusztáv Vitéz Jány Viktor Pavičić Josef Stalin Vasily Chuikov Aleksandr Vasilevsky Georgiy Zhukov Semyon Timoshenko Konstantin Rokossovsky Rodion Malinovsky Andrei Yeremenko Strength... The Story of G.I. Joe is a war film released in 1945. ... The Winter War (Finnish: Talvisota, Swedish: Vinterkriget) is a Finnish 1989 film directed by Pekka Parikka. ... Combatants Finland Soviet Union Commanders Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim Kliment Voroshilov, later Semyon Timoshenko Strength 250,000 men 30 tanks 130 aircraft[1][2] 1,000,000 men 3,000 tanks 3,800 aircraft[3][4] Casualties 26,662 dead 39,886 wounded 1,000 captured[5] 126,875 dead... They Were Expendable is a war film released in 1945. ... The Thin Red Line is an Academy Award nominated 1998 film which tells the story of United States forces during the Battle of Guadalcanal in World War II. It marked director Terrence Malicks return to filmmaking after a twenty year absence. ... Operation Watchtower On August 7, 1942, the 1st Marine Division performed an amphibious landing east of the Tenaru River. ... The Ruptured Duck, which was the bomber depicted in the movie Nose-art of the Ruptured Duck Thirty Seconds over Tokyo is a 1944 film based on a 1943 book by Ted W. Lawson. ... This Land Is Mine is a 1943 war drama set in Nazi-occupied France and directed by Jean Renoir. ... For the 2000 album, see To Hell and Back (album). ... To Live in Peace (Italian: Vivere in pace is a 1947 Italian comedy-drama war film directed by Luigi Zampa. ... Too Late the Hero is a war film released in 1970. ... For the Melvinss album, see Tora Tora Tora (album) Tora! Tora! Tora! is a 1970 American-Japanese film that dramatizes the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the series of American blunders that unintentionally improved its effectiveness. ... This article is about the actual attack. ... The Train is a 1964 war movie written by Franklin Coen and Frank Davis, and directed by John Frankenheimer. ... Tobruk is a 2nd World War film shot in Spain and the United States starring Rock Hudson and George Peppard. ... The Burmese Harp (1956) VHS cover The Burmese Harp a. ... The introduction to this article provides insufficient context for those unfamiliar with the subject matter. ... This article is about the film and novel. ... U-571 is a 2000 movie directed by Jonathan Mostow, and starring Matthew McConaughey, Bill Paxton, Harvey Keitel, Jon Bon Jovi, Jack Noseworthy, Will Estes, and Tom Guiry. ... The Unknown Soldier (Tuntematon sotilas) is a Finnish film directed by Edvin Laine and premiered in December 1955. ... Von Ryans Express is a 1965 World War II film produced and directed by Mark Robson. ... The Way Ahead is a British Second World War drama released in 1944. ... Went the Day Well? is a British war film produced by Ealing Studios in 1942. ... When Trumpets Fade is a television film made in 1998 and directed by John Irvin. ... Combatants United States Germany Commanders Courtney Hodges Walter Model Strength 120,000 80,000 Casualties 33,000 casualties 12,000—16,000 deaths[1] (est. ... Where Eagles Dare is a 1968 film directed by Brian G. Hutton and starring Richard Burton, Clint Eastwood, and Mary Ure. ... Windtalkers is a 2002 World War II film directed by John Woo. ... Combatants United States Empire of Japan Commanders Richmond K. Turner Holland Smith Yoshitsugu Saito â€  Chuichi Nagumo â€  Strength 71,000 31,000 Casualties 3,426 killed; 13,160 wounded 24,000 KIA and 5,000 suicides; 921 prisoners The Battle of Saipan was a battle of the Pacific campaign of World... The Wings of Eagles is a 1957 film about Frank Spig Wead and US Naval Aviation from its inception through World War II. The film is a tribute to Wead from his friend, director John Ford. ... The Wooden Horse is a 1950 2nd World War film starring Leo Genn, Anthony Steel and David Tomlinson. ... The Young Lions was novel by Irwin Shaw and a 1958 film based upon the book starring Marlon Brando, Montgomery Clift, and Dean Martin. ... Soundtrack cover to the film The Battle of Neretva is a 1969 Yugoslavian war film. ... Zvezda (Звезда, or The Star) is a 2002 Russian film directed by Nikolai Lebedev, a large modern project of Mosfilm. ...

War on Terrorism

September 11, 2001 attacks

A sequential look at United Flight 175 crashing into the south tower of the World Trade Center The September 11, 2001 attacks (often referred to as 9/11—pronounced nine eleven or nine one one) consisted of a series of coordinated terrorist[1] suicide attacks upon the United States, predominantly... Flight 93 is a 2006 made-for-TV film chronicling the events aboard United Airlines Flight 93 on September 11, 2001. ... United 93 (formerly named Flight 93) is a 2006 Academy Award-nominated and BAFTA Award-winning docudrama written and directed by Paul Greengrass that chronicles events aboard United Airlines Flight 93, which was hijacked during the September 11, 2001 attacks. ... The Path to 9/11 was a two-part miniseries that aired in the United States on ABC television from September 10 – 11, 2006, and also in other countries. ... World Trade Center is a dramatic film based on the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center towers of New York City(NY), USA, released by Paramount Pictures on August 9, 2006. ...

War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

For other uses of War in Afghanistan, see War in Afghanistan. ... Lions for Lambs is a new drama film scheduled to be released in 2007 starring Tom Cruise and Meryl Streep. ...

War on Terrorism in Pakistan

The Saudi born Zayn al-Abidn Muhammed Hasayn Abu Zubaydah was arrested by Pakistani officials during a series of joint U.S. and Pakistan raids during the week of March 23, 2002. ... A Mighty Heart is a 2007 film adaptation of Mariane Pearls memoir, A Mighty Heart. ...

Operation Enduring Freedom - Philippines

  • The Hunt of Eagle One (2006)
  • The Hunt for Eagle One: Crash Point (2006)

Combatants Philippines United States al-Qaeda, Jemaah Islamiyah, Abu Sayyaf, New Peoples Army (alleged collaboration) Commanders Hermogenes Esperon Jr. ... The Hunt for Eagle One is a 2006 film. ...

Islamic insurgency in Algeria (2002-present)

Combatants Algeria  Chad  Niger  France  United States Al-Qaeda Organization in the Islamic Maghreb (previously GSPC) The Islamic insurgency in Algeria (2002-present) is an insurgency waged by the Salafist muslim terrorist Group for Preaching and Combat (which is known today as the Al-Qaeda Organization in the Islamic Maghreb... For the British 2007 film starring Andy Serkis see Extraordinary Rendition (film) Rendition is a 2007 thriller film directed by Gavin Hood and starring Reese Witherspoon, Meryl Streep, Peter Sarsgaard, Alan Arkin, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Omar Metwally. ...

Iraq War

For other uses, see Iraq war (disambiguation). ... Saving Jessica Lynch is a made-for-tv movie that aired on NBC on Sunday, 9 November 2003, featuring Canadian actress Laura Regan in the title role. ... Over There was an action / drama / war television series that aired on the FX network. ... La tigre e la neve (English: ) is a 2005 Italian movie starring and directed by Roberto Benigni. ... Valley of the Wolves Iraq (Turkish: Kurtlar Vadisi Irak) is a popular Turkish film from 2006 based on a television series of the same name that has been a hit in Turkey for three seasons. ... Home of the Brave is a 2006 drama film following the lives of four American soldiers in Iraq and their return back to the United States. ... Redacted redirects here. ... Grace Is Gone is a 2007 film starring John Cusack as a father who does not want to tell his two daughters that their sergeant mother has died in Iraq. ... The Mark of Cain is a British television film first broadcast in 2007 that follows three young men as they experience the extremity of war for the first time, and the permanent effects of what they have seen and done as they return from their tour of duty. ... Four Horsemen may refer to: Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, characters in Biblical prophecy Four Horsemen of Apocalyse (comics), a team of various superheroes/supervillians who serve Apocalypse The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921 film), 1921 silent movie Four Horsemen Studios, action figure sculptors for McFarlane Toys Four Horsemen... Stop-Loss is a 2008 American drama film from Paramount Pictures and MTV Films directed by Kimberly Peirce and starring Ryan Phillippe, Channing Tatum, Abbie Cornish, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. ... This article is about an upcoming film. ...

Insurgency in Saudi Arabia

The Insurgency in Saudi Arabia is an armed conflict in Saudi Arabia between radical Sunni Muslim fighters, believed to be associated with al-Qaeda, against the Saudi monarchy. ... Syriana is a 2005 Academy Award-winning geopolitical thriller film written and directed by Stephen Gaghan. ... The Kingdom is an upcoming 2007 Peter Berg movie starring Jamie Foxx, Jeremy Piven, Chris Cooper, Jennifer Garner, Jason Bateman, and Brooke Langton. ...

Covert special operations in Afghanistan, Iraq, etc.

From The U.S. Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms - Joint Publication JP1-02 dated 05 January 2007: Covert Operation: An operation that is so planned and executed as to conceal the identity of or permit plausible denial by the sponsor. ... The Unit is an American action-drama television series that focuses on a top-secret military unit modeled after the real life Delta Force. ...

MI5 counter-terrorism operations

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