Keyword: WWII

Dad's Army (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/05/2014
Dark Blue World

The Dark Blue World (2001)

Rated: R Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 12/27/2001
It's 1950 and the height of the Cold War in Communist-ruled, post-war Czechoslovakia. Ex-RAF Czech pilot Franta Slama - a man in his early forties - is confined to a labour camp as an "enemy of the people", because he had flown for the RAF during WWII. The new totalitarian Communist regime deemed him contaminated by the Western ideals of democracy and freedom and as such a potential threat to the...
Boot

Das Boot (1982)

Rated: R Runtime: 128 minutes Release date: 02/09/1982
In 1941, a German U-boat undertakes a dangerous mission from La Rochelle to Spain and back. The Captain, a sensitive man hardened by the responsibility of too many underwater missions, must command and inspire his crew while trying to carry out nearly impossible orders. The Correspondent, a pink-cheeked newcomer, will face more tragedy and horror than he can ever imagine.
Days of Glory

Days of Glory (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 12/05/2006
The tale of a group of African soldiers who join the French in their fight against the Nazis. Although they passionately battle to defend the motherland, a place they've never been, they face inequality and daily humiliation within the French army. These heroes that history forgot won battles throughout Europe before finding themselves alone to defend a small village against a German battalion...
Dead and the Living

The Dead and the Living (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2011
Twenty-five-year old Sita takes a journey into her family's past in World War II, traveling from Berlin to Vienna, and from Warsaw to Rumania, in an effort to grapple with her family's history and her own identity.

Defending the Enemy (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/20/2015
Film based on the true story of Japanese General Homma, "The Beast of Bataan," who was implicated in the Japanese Bataan Death March. 10,000 American and Filipino soldiers died on the forced march to captivity in 1942. Homma's young lawyer tries the case, his first, and fights against the death penalty for his client.
Defiance

Defiance (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 137 minutes Release date: 12/30/2008
The year is 1941 and the Jews of Eastern Europe are being massacred by the thousands. Managing to escape certain death, three brothers take refuge in the dense surrounding woods they have known since childhood. There they begin their desperate battle against the Nazis. At first it is all they can do to stay alive. But gradually, as whispers of their daring spreads, they begin to attract others -...
Anständige

Der Anständige (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 09/30/2014
A recently discovered cache of hundreds of personal letters, diaries and photos belonging to the Nazi Gestapo chief seems to reveal a thoughtful, loving husband and devoted father to his daughter. The documents first found in the Himmler family house in 1945 were hidden in Tel Aviv for decades and sold to the father of the Israeli documentary filmmaker, Vanessa Lapa. Through readings of Himmler's...
Dir: Vanessa Lapa
With: N/A
Devils Of War

Devils Of War (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
It's Poland, 1944. Called up by FDR to carry out a top-secret rescue mission, a daring team of Special Forces soldiers quickly find themselves trapped deep behind enemy lines. With no evacuation and no escape options, the soldiers are forced to cooperate and utilize their unique talents to battle super-soldier Nazis, save some local virgins, and storm a remote occult Nazi science lab to literally...

The Diary (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/25/2006
Focuses on a group of foreign nationals documenting the Nanking Massacre through photographs, diaries and films.
Ehe der Maria Braun

Die Ehe der Maria Braun (1989)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 03/21/1989
A female survivor of World War II Germany incorporates seduction and self-preservation in order to stay alive.
Entdeckung der Currywurst

Die Entdeckung der Currywurst (2008)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/10/2008
As World War II comes to an end, mid-40s Lena Brucker finds herself alone. Her children have left home and her husband has been stationed on the eastern front for years. Just when life appears to have become stagnant, Lena is given an unexpected new lease on life. After an evening at the cinema, she ends up taking Petty Officer Bremer home with her. She cooks for the young man, who reminds her of...
Diplomacy

Diplomacy (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 10/14/2014
As the Allies march toward Paris in the summer of 1944, Hitler gives orders that the French capital should not fall into enemy hands, or if it does, then "only as a field of rubble." The person assigned to carry out this barbaric act is Wehrmacht commander of Greater Paris, General Dietrich von Choltitz, who already has mines planted on the Eiffel Tower, in the Louvre and Notre Dame and on the...