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Classic WAR Movies


In Remembrance of those who fought and died for our Freedom...







Island in the Sky

John Wayne   

1953




Sands of Iwo Jima


John Wayne


1949

Stalag 17


One night in 1944 in a German POW camp housing American airmen, two prisoners try to escape the compound and are quickly discovered and shot dead. Among the remaining men, suspicion grows that one of their own is a spy for the Germans. All eyes fall on Sgt. Sefton (William Holden) who everybody knows frequently makes exchanges with German guards for small luxuries. To protect himself from a mob of his enraged fellow inmates, Sgt. Sefton resolves to find the true traitor within their midst. 


The Desert Fox

The Story of Rommel (1951)

Field Marshal Erwin Rommel (James Mason) leads the German troops against the Allied forces in World War II. 


Fighting Seabees 1944  

John Wayne
Susan Hayward
Dennis O'Keefe



Flat Top 


(Classic Sterling Hayden Film: 1952)

(High Quality)


Sink The Bismarck (1960)

Based on the true story of the hunt for the Nazi super-battleship Bismark, this film follows the valiant attempts of the British Admiralty's chief of operations, Captain Jonathan Shepard (Kenneth More), and his team as they gather intelligence and launch an offensive against the dreaded German juggernaut. Midway through the operation, Shepard is shocked to discover his old rival, Admiral Günther Lütjens (Karel Stepanek), is at the helm of the Bismarck, and the mission suddenly becomes personal.



Stage Door Canteen - 1943 

Musical romance set in NYC's Stage Door Canteen for World War II Servicemen.

Featuring a host of stars... way to many to list 

Count Basie and His Orchestra
Benny Goodman Orchestra  



John Wayne 


Flying Tigers 1942




Greatest Tank Battles
The Battle of the Bulge - the real story

The General (1926)  Buster Keaton 

Johnnie loves his train ("The General") and Annabelle Lee. When the Civil War begins he is turned down for service because he's more valuable as an engineer. Annabelle thinks it's because he's a coward. Union spies capture The General with Annabelle on board. Johnny must rescue both his loves. There is another version on the Archive. This one is full 720p high resolution and crystal clear! From the folks at myretroflix.com





Desperate Journey

(1942) 

Errol Flynn
Ronald Reagan
Nancy Coleman



 

The Fighting Kentuckian 

John Wayne
Vera Ralston 
Oliver Hardy 

Leading a regiment of Kentucky riflemen during the War of 1812, John Wayne is the frontiersman who battles to save his love, a French general's daughter, and his homeland from speculators, after the Battle of New Orleans. 


DESERT COMMAND

(1946) 

John Wayne 
Lon Chaney Jr.



They Were Expendable
 

John Wayne
Donna Reed
Robert Montgomery




Sergeant York 


(1941)  Classic


Gary Cooper

Joan Leslie

Walter Brennan




Spitfire   

The plane that helped win WWII.

This film is very engaging and touching. The stars are Leslie Howard and David Niven. It is the story of the creator of the "Spitfire", R. J. Mitchell . What an honorable hero he was. He literally gave his life (his strength and health) to create this plane. He saw what was happening in Europe, before most, and knew he must complete his "mission" before his health gave way...


Buck Privates 

Abbott & Costello

When two sidewalk salesmen, Slicker Smith (Bud Abbott) and Herbie Brown (Lou Costello), duck into a theater to avoid being busted by the cops, they never expect it will lead to their enlisting in the army. It turns out the theater is now an Army Recruitment Center. But these former peddlers are not the only fish out of water. 
Buck Privates Part 1 



In The Navy  


Abbott & Costello


Two sailors (Bud Abbott, Lou Costello) help a famous singer (Dick Powell) who joins the Navy to escape female fans. With the Andrews Sisters.  1941
In the Navy Part 1
In the Navy Part 2




John Wayne  

Island in the Sky 
1953

Story of G.I. Joe

Burgess Meredith, Robert Mitchum
War correspondent Ernie Pyle joins Company C, 18th Infantry as this American army unit fights its way across North Africa in World War II. He comes to know the soldiers and finds much human interest material for his readers back in the States. Later, he catches up with the unit in Italy and accompanies it through the battles of San Vittorio and Cassino.  
English  -  with subtitles, this is the only version I could find.

Gung Ho!

Robert Mitchum
Randolph Scott

The Story of Carlson's Raiders (1943).  
During the Pacific phase of World War II. 


John Wayne - Back To Bataan 

1945


A Yank in the R.A.F. 

(1941)

The story of a naïve young soldier's transformation into a committed patriot, Henry King's wartime romance follows American pilot Tim Baker (Tyrone Power), who somewhat impulsively joins Her Majesty's Royal Air Force in Britain.


The Red Badge Of Courage 

1951 Civil War Drama Movi

Audie Murphy
Bill Mauldin 
Douglas Dick


Retreat, Hell! 

(1952)

US Marines
Korean War

Frank Lovejoy
Richard Carson
Rusty Tamplyn
Anita Louise




Air Force 

1943 Classic

John Garfield
John Ridgely
Gig Young
Chosin Reservoir - Epic of Endurance | KOREAN WAR

The Battle of Chosin Reservoir was fought November 26-December 13, 1950 during the Korean War and saw UN troops fight through larger Chinese forces.


Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

On 25 June 1950, the North Korean army invaded South Korea, violating a truce struck at the end of World War II, and starting a conflict that would bring the U.S., China, and the Soviet Union to the brink of nuclear war. By August 1950, the North Koreans had pushed the ill-prepared American and United Nations forces into a small area around the port city of Pusan


AERIAL GUNNER 

(1943) 

Chester Morris 
Richard Arlen 
Jimmy Lydon

The North Star 

(1943) 

During World War II a Ukraine village must survive the Germans in 1941. 

Stars Anne Baxter, Dana Andrews, Walter Huston. 

Nominated for 6 Academy Awards. 


John Ford's "The Battle of Midway" (1942) Digitally Restored Color

13 Rue Madeleine  

1947 Classic 

13 Rue Madeleine is a 1947 Film Noir World War II spy film starring James Cagney, Annabella and Richard Conte. The title refers to the Le Havre address where a Gestapo headquarters is located.



Immortal Sergeant 


Henry Fonda 

Maureen O"Hara 



This Is the Army 

(Restored Color) 1943

George Murphy
Ronald Reagan 

Academy Award winning Irving Berlin musical


Madame Butterfly 

(1932)

Cary Grant
Sylvia Sidney
Charlie Ruggles



Reach for the Sky 


War Drama 1956 


Kenneth More

Muriel Pavlow

Lyndon Brook



By Dawn's Early Light 


War and Apocalypse Movie and what if things go wrong.




John Wayne 


Sands of Iwo Jima 


1949



John Wayne 


The Wings of Eagles 

1957



John Wayne 


The Horse Soldiers 

1959



John Wayne 


Donovan's Reef 


1963

TBA