Do I have a good list for you - a little long but there are so many excellent WWII movies:
PEARL HARBOR: Pearl Harbor follows the story of two best friends, Rafe and Danny, and their love lives as they go off to join the war.
BLOOD OF OATH: On an obscure Pacific Island just north of Australia, the Japanese Empire has operated a prisoner of war camp for Australian soldiers. At the close of World War II, the liberated POWs tell a gruesome tale of mass executions of over eight hundred persons as well as torture style killings of downed Australian airmen. In an attempt to bring those responsible to justice, the Australian Army establishes a War Crimes Tribunal to pass judgement on the Japanese men and officers who ran the Ambon camp. In an added twist, a high ranking Japanese admiral is implicated, and politics become involoved with justice as American authorities in Japan lobby for the Admiral's release.
BAND OF BROTHERS (HBO mini-series): This is the story of "E" Easy Company, 506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division from their initial training starting in 1942 to the end of World War II. They parachuted behind enemy lines in the early hours of D-Day in support of the landings at Utah beach, participated in the liberation of Carentan and again parachuted into action during Operation Market Garden.
THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI (1957): After settling his differences with a Japanese POW camp commander, a British colonel co-operates to oversee his men's construction of a railway bridge for their captors - while oblivious to a plan by the Allies to destroy it
THE GREAT RAID: Taking place towards the end of WWII, 500 American Soldiers have been entrapped in a camp for 3 years. Beginning to give up hope they will ever be rescued, a group of Rangers goes on a dangerous mission to try and save them. Based on a true story. Stars Benjamin Bratt and James Franco.
MEMPHIS BELLE: The "Memphis Belle" is a World War II bomber, piloted by a young crew on dangerous bombing raids into Europe.
A BRIDGE TOO FAR: An historic telling of the failed attempt to capture several bridges to Germany in World War II in a campaign called Operation Market-Garden.
THE LONGEST DAY: The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view.
THE BATTLE OF THE BULGE: In the winter of 1944, the Allied Armies stand ready to invade Germany at the coming of a New Year.
WINDTALKERS: Two U.S. Marines in WWII are assigned to protect Navajo Marines who use their native language as an unbreakable radio cypher.
SAVING PRIVATE RYAN: Based on a World War II drama. US soldiers try to save their comrade, paratrooper Private Ryan, who's stationed behind enemy lines.
FLYBOYS: The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and became the country's first fighter pilots.
THE TUSKEGEE AIRMEN: The true story of how a group of African American pilots overcame racist opposition to become one of the finest US fighter groups in World War II.
THE BRIDGES AT TOKO-RI: Set during the Korean War, a Navy fighter pilot must come to terms with his own ambivalence towards the war and the fear of having to bomb a set of highly defended bridges. The ending of this grim war drama is all tension. Stars William Holden.
ENEMY AT THE GATES: Two Russian and German snipers play a game of cat-and-mouse during the Battle of Stalingrad. Stars Jude Law, Ed Harris, Rachael Weisz, Joseph Fiennes, Bob Hoskins and Ron Perlman.
KELLY’S HEROES: A group of U.S. soldiers sneaks across enemy lines to get their hands on a secret stash of Nazi treasure.
BATTLE OF BRITAIN: In 1940, the British Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle vs. the Nazi Germany Air Force for control of British air space to prevent a Nazi invasion of Britain.
12 O'CLOCK HIGH: A hard-as-nails general takes over a bomber pilot unit suffering from low morale and whips them into fighting shape.
WHEN LIONS ROARED: This TV Movie is about the Tehran Conference between FDR, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin. It shows the interaction between the three leaders at the close of the Second World War.
U-571: A German submarine is boarded by disguised American submariners trying to capture their Enigma cipher machine.
IN ENEMY HANDS: At the height of Hitler's infamous U-boat war, the crew of the U.S.S. Swordfish were heading home after months at sea. They never made it. Now prisoners of war aboard U-boat 429, a small group of American survivors will find their loyalties put to the ultimate test when they're forced to join their German captors to fight for their very lives.
STALAG 17: When two escaping American World War II prisoners are killed, the German POW camp barracks black marketeer, J.J. Sefton, is suspected of being an informer.
TORA! TORA! TORA!: A dramatization of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the series of American blunders that allowed it to happen.
STALINGRAD: A depiction of the brutal battle of Stalingrad, the Third Reich's 'high water mark', as seen through the eyes of German officer Hans von Witzland and his battalion.
THE WINDS OF WAR: In the late 1930s, world politics begin to head in a dangerous direction. In Europe, Germany expands and rearms and proceeds to annex several border countries into the Reich. Meanwhile, Italy attempts to establish a Facist Colonial Empire under Mussolini while the Empire of Japan stands ready for a major war with China.
IN HARMS WAY: A naval officer reprimanded after Pearl Harbor is later promoted to rear admiral and gets a second chance to prove himself against the Japanese. John Wayne is great!
MIDWAY: A dramatization of the battle that turned out to be the turning point of the Pacific Theatre of World War II.
PATTON: The World War II phase of the controversial American general's career is depicted.
THE GUNS OF NAVARONE: A British team is sent to cross occupied Greek territory and destroy the massive German gun emplacement that commands a key sea channel.
THE FINAL COUNTDOWN: A dramatization of the battle that turned out to be the turning point of the Pacific Theatre of World War II.
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