Keyword: WWI

War Horse

War Horse (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 146 minutes Release date: 12/24/2011
When World War I breaks out, young Albert Narracott's beloved horse Joey is sold to the cavalry and shipped to France. Joey serves in both the British and German armies before he winds up alone in the dangerous area between the two sides-"No Man's Land." Albert is too young to enlist, but goes to France to save Joey.
Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

Rated: G Runtime: 226 minutes Release date: 12/15/1962
Stunning in scope, visually magnificent, and filled with compelling performances, David Lean's epic masterpiece is one of the great achievements in cinematic history. Peter O'Toole stars as T.E. Lawrence, a British officer who is sent to Arabia in 1917, and becomes a heroic leader in the Arabic rebellion against the Turks. As he grows more integrated into Arab society, his loyalties become...

Villa Des Roses (2004)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 11/29/2004
In 1913 Paris, a beautiful boarding house maid sparks a turbulent love affair on the eve of WWI.

Flyboys (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 09/21/2006
In 1914, "The Great War" --WWI--began in Europe. By 1917, the Allied powers of France, England, Italy and others were on the ropes against the German juggernaut. Some altruistic young Americans disagreed with the war. They volunteered to fight alongside their counterparts in France; some in the infantry, some in the Ambulance Corps. A handful of others had a different idea: they decided to learn...
Joyeux Noël

Joyeux Noël (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 03/02/2006
When war breaks out in the lull of summer 1914, it surprises and pulls millions of men in its wake. Christmas arrives, with its snow and multitude of family and army presents. But the surprise won't come from inside the generous parcels which lie in the French, Scottish, and German trenches. That night, a momentous event will turn the destinies of four characters : an Anglican priest, a French...

A Promise (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 04/17/2014
Germany, 1912. A young man takes up a clerical post in a steel factory and becomes the secretary to the elderly owner who is ill and confined to home. There the young man meets the owner's much younger wife and falls in love with her, but keeps his feeling secret. But when he is sent to oversee the owner's mines in Mexico, the wife's reaction reveals that she returns his feelings. She promises...

Renoir (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 03/28/2013
Côte d'Azur. 1915. In his later years, Auguste Renoir struggles with the loss of his wife, his crippling arthritis, and the news that his son Jean was wounded in action. But when radiantly beautiful Andrée enters his orbit, the old painter suddenly has a renewed verve for life. She eventually becomes his last model and the wellspring of rejuvenation for him. Returning home to convalesce, Jean...

Testament of Youth (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/15/2015
Red Baron

The Red Baron (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 03/18/2010
Europe, 1916. Baron Manfred von Richthofen is, at the age of just 24, the crack pilot of the German aerial combat forces - a legend in his own time, a hero at home and a man both feared and respected by the enemy, including Allied Forces' Canadian pilot, Captain Roy Brown. Von Richthofen and his fellow officers, Lieutenants Voss, Sternberg and Lehmann see their duels in the sky as tactical, almost...
Very Long Engagement

A Very Long Engagement (2004)

Rated: R Runtime: 133 minutes Release date: 11/25/2004
Set in France near the end of World War I in the deadly trenches of the Somme, in the gilded Parisien halls of power, and in the modest home of an indomitable provincial girl and her relentless search to find her fiancée, who has disappeared. He is one of five French soldiers believed to have been court-martialed under mysterious circumstances and pushed out of an allied trench into an...
Dalton Trumbo's Johnny Got His Gun

Dalton Trumbo's Johnny Got His Gun (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 77 minutes Release date: 09/25/2008
Explores the interplay between science, medicine, religion and politics through the character of Joe Bonham, a young American soldier hit by an artillery shell on the last day of the First World War. As a quadruple amputee who has also lost his eyes, ears, nose and mouth, he lies in a hospital bed but remains conscious and able to reason, all the while struggling to communicate with the outside...
Johnny Got His Gun

Johnny Got His Gun (1970)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 12/31/1970
Young, American soldier Joe Bonham was hit by an artillery shell on the last day of World War I and is a quadruple amputee who also lost the use of his eyes, ears, mouth, and nose. He now exists in a hospital bed, drifting in and out of memories of his former life. He wants the army to either kill him or put him on display to show the world the horrors of war, but finally realizes that they will...
Beneath Hill 60

Beneath Hill 60 (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/14/2010
White Ribbon

The White Ribbon (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 144 minutes Release date: 12/29/2009
On the eve of World War I, strange accidents in a small Protestant village in Northern Germany involve the children and teenagers of a choir run by the schoolteacher and their families. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery as these events gradually take on the character of a punishment ritual.

The Man Who Knew Infinity (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/02/2014
The true story of India-born Srinavasa Ramanujan, a self-taught mathematical prodigy. In 1913, when he was a 25-year-old clerk who had flunked out of two colleges, he mailed a letter containing his own original theorems to the noted English mathematician G. H. Hardy. Hardy, impressed by the young man's genius, brought Ramanujan to England. Over the next five years, the vegetarian Brahmin, who said...
Private Peaceful

Private Peaceful (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/11/2012
Charlie and Tommo Peaceful, young brothers who lead gritty, rural lives with their poor Devonshire family, enlist as soldiers in World War I, leaving behind Molly, a girl they're both in love with. And despite surviving gas attacks, shelling, German troops and the appalling deaths of their close friends, the Peaceful brothers' biggest challenge comes when one of them is court-martialled for...

Birdsong (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 165 minutes Release date: N/A

Sky Bandits (1986)

Rated: PG Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 10/30/1986
Two outlaws from the Wild West are drafted during World War I. They enlist in the new Royal Air Force and find themselves piloting early warplanes known as "gunbuses."

Passchendaele (2008)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/30/2008
Follows the exploits of Canadian soldiers leading up to one of the key battles of World War I that was fought over nearly four months in 1917.

La France (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 07/10/2008
Spring 1917. The country is at war. Back at home, Camille leads a peaceful life. One day, she receives a letter from her husband on the front lines: a communication ending their relationship. Determined to discover the truth, she disguises herself as a man to go and find him. During her search, Camille manages to join a small group of soldiers who do not suspect her true identity. While traveling...

Der Ostwind (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 11 minutes Release date: 12/30/2006
In search of a worthy opponent, Wolfgang von Kellermann, the German World War I ace known as Der Ostwind, accepts the challenge of a mysterious and seemingly invincible American pilot.

Les Croix de Bois (1932)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/28/1932
During World War I, patriotic student Demachy joins the French army to defend his country. But he and his comrades soon experience the terrifying, endless trench war in Champagne, where more and more wooden crosses have to be erected for this cannon fodder.

Wings (1927)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 139 minutes Release date: 08/11/1927
In 1917, two young men who live in a small town are in love with the same woman. On the brink of war, they sign up for the newly-formed US Air Corps and go to France to fight together as combat pilots.
Lost Patrol

The Lost Patrol (1933)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 65 minutes Release date: 11/29/1933
A WWI British cavalry regiment has been stranded somewhere in the Mesopotamian desert. When the commanding officer has been killed by an Arab sniper, one by one the cavalry men are picked off as they desperately fend off the enemy, waiting for reinforcements to arrive.