Great Movies: World War I Movies

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The African Queen The African Queen
2013-01 - Warner Home Video
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Thrown together at the outset of World War I, the spinster sister of a British missionary and the derelict captain of the launch, The African Queen, determine to pilot the boat down an unchartered river in an effort to destroy a German gunboat which prevents invasion by British forces.

All Quiet on the Western Front All Quiet on the Western Front
2007-02 - Universal Home Video
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This anti-war drama, based on Erich Maria Remarque's novel, follows the lives of a group of fresh-faced German boys who join the Army during World War I. …More

The Dawn Patrol The Dawn Patrol
2007-03 - Warner Home Video
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A desk-bound British major sends his fliers up in rickety planes on daylight missions during World War I. …More

Doctor Zhivago Doctor Zhivago
2013-01 - Rlj Ent/Sphe
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A poet and surgeon, husband and lover finds his life disrupted by war. It alters the lives of many, including Tonya, the gentle woman he marries and Lara, the woman he cannot forget.

A Farewell to Arms A Farewell to Arms
2004-01 - Westlake Ent.
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While serving in the Italian ambulance corps during World War I, adventurous American Lt. Frederick Henry falls in love with English nurse Catherine Barkley. But the tumult of war and green-eyed rival Maj. Rinaldi conspire to separate the impassioned lovers. …More

The Fighting 69th The Fighting 69th
2007-04 - Warner Home Video
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A Brooklyn brawler joins Father Duffy and Col. Wild Bill Donovan's Irish-American regiment in World War I. …More

Gallipoli Gallipoli
2013-05 - Warner Home Video
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A story of how the irresistible lure of adventure and the unknown bring two young men together in the Australian army in 1915.

Grand Illusion Grand Illusion
1999-11 - Image Entertainment
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A gripping antiwar classic based on the true story of the escape of French aviators from a German prison camp during World War I. A drama of the fading glory and honor of war. Digitally-remastered, and includes a rare filmed introduction by Jean Renoir. …More

Hell's Angels Hell's Angels
2004-12 - Universal Home Video
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British brothers become World War I pilots and fall for a platinum blonde. Made by Howard Hughes with color scenes. …More

J'Accuse J'Accuse
2009-06 - Ingram Entertainment
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J'accuse is a World War I drama considered to be one of the most technically advanced films of the era and the first major pacifist film. It was referred to by Gance as "a human cry against the bellicose din of armies

Joyeux Noel Joyeux Noel
2008-03 - Sony Pictures Home Ent
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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 lieutenant, an exceptional German tenor and the one he loves, a soprano and singing partner. During this Christmas Eve, the unthinkable happens: soldiers come out of their trenches, leaving their rifles behind to shake hands with the enemy. …More

King and Country King and Country
2000-09 - Gaiam Americas
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A British captain defends a World War I deserter in a court-martial held in the trenches. Directed by Joseph Losey. …More

King of Hearts King of Hearts
2004-09 - Tcfhe/MGM
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Private Charles Plumpick, a Scotsman, is an explosives expert assigned to enter a small French town in WWI to deactivate a bomb. As he is pursued by the Germans, he discovers the little town of Marville to be abandoned by everyone except the friendly and strange occupants of an insane asylum, who think he is the "King of Hearts." …More

Lawrence of Arabia Lawrence of Arabia
2013-03 - Sony Pictures Home Ent
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Winner of 7 Academy Awards including Best Picture (1962), LAWRENCE OF ARABIA is the epic true story of how a WWI British army officer united rival Arab tribes in their war against the Turks, and in the process became a living legend. Complete with spectacular battle sequences, stunning desert vistas and Peter O'Toole's larger-than-life performance as the heroic T.E. Lawrence, this is grand-scale action and excitement at its very best. …More

Lawrence of Arabia Life and Nothing But  
2004 - Sony Pictures Home Ent

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Two years after World War I, Major Dellaplane helps two women search for the men they have lost in the war. 

Lawrence of Arabia Lost Patrol 
2013-03 - Sony Pictures Home Ent

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A terse drama about British cavalryman lost in the Mesopotamian desert during World War I. They are pursued constantly by Arab sharpshooters. When the leader of the patrol is killed, McLaglen takes charge of the eleven ragged survivors. This film established John Ford's reputation as a director internationally.

Paths of Glory Paths of Glory
2009-05 - Tcfhe/MGM
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When three innocent soldiers are arrested for the fatal blunder of their superiors, their commanding officer, who is a lawyer in civilian life, rises to their defense in this brilliant indictment of war. …More

A Very Long Engagement A Very Long Engagement
2009-11 - Warner Home Video
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A French woman searches for her fiance at the end of World War I. He is presumed dead when he is court-martialed secretly and sentenced to almost certain death when he is abandoned in No Man's Land. Despite the long odds, the woman continues to search for the love of her life. …More

What Price Glory? What Price Glory?
2008-05 - Twentieth Century-Fox
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Capt. Flagg rivals Sgt. Quirt for an innkeeper's daughter in World War I France. …More