Suggested Film List

The Revolutionary War

1776 (1972)
Revolution (1985)
The Patriot (2000)

The Mexican War

The Alamo (1960)

The Civil War

Gone with the Wind (1939)
Glory (1989)
Gettysburg (1993)

World War I

The Big Parade (1925)
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
The Dawn Patrol (1938)
The Fighting 69th (1940)
Sergeant York (1941)
Wilson (1944)
Paths of Glory (1957)
The Guns of August (1964)
Johnny Got His Gun (1971)
Gallipoli (1981)

World War II

The Great Dictator (1940)
Wake Island (1942)
Destroyer (1943)
Sahara (1943)
The Fighting Sullivans (1944)
30 Seconds Over Tokyo (1944)
Back to Bataan (1945)
The Cruel Sea (1953)
The Caine Mutiny (1954)
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
The Longest Day (1962)
PT 109 (1963)
Patton (1970)
Tora, Tora, Tora (1970)
Das Boot (1981)
A Midnight Clear (1992)
Schindler's List (1993)
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Downfall (2004)
Flags of our Fathers (2006)
Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)

The Korean War

The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954)
Pork Chop Hill (1959)
M*A*S*H* (1970)

The Vietnam War

The Deer Hunter (1978)
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Platoon (1986)
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
Good Morning Vietnam (1987)
Hamburger Hill (1987)
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)

We Were Soldiers (2002)

Other Conflicts (explanatory reference given in brackets)

Black Hawk Down (2001) [Somalia , 1993]
Hotel Rwanda (2004) [Rwanda, 1994]
Jarhead (2005) [Gulf War, 2003]