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'Movies Like Platoon': Best War Movies of all Time

An eclectic selection of the best modern warfare (20th century onwards) related movies of all time, all the way from 'Run Silent Run Deep' to 'American Sniper'. If you're a war-buff, we're sure you won't walk away empty-handed!

'Movies Like Come and See': Grittiest War Movies

Movies defined by a stark, unflinching look at the horrors of war. If you're looking for a foreign hidden-gem, check out 'City of Life and Death'; if you're in the mood for a classic check out 'The Deer Hunter'; and if you're looking for something truly intense, check out 'Come and See'!

Movies Like Hacksaw Ridge: Great Anti-War Movies

Near the end of Francis Ford Coppola's masterpiece 'Apocalypse Now', the moribund Colonel Kurtz murmurs 'The Horror, The Horror!'. Such, and other cinematic testaments, drive home the absurdity and waste inherent in warfare.

Oscar Best Picture Nominees 70’s

'The Godfather', 'Apocalypse Now', 'The Last Picture Show' - has cinema reached these heights since? Make up your own mind, but only after you check out this collection of films nominated for the Oscars best-picture award during the 1970s.

Gritty Portraits of PTSD

A collection of films grappling with the issues soldiers face returning to civilian life from combat. Make sure to check out 'The Messenger' for a critically-acclaimed drama following one veteran's romance with the wife of a deceased officer.

Best 70s Drama

Think 'Days of Heaven' and 'One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest' with this collection of the greatest dramatic pictures to have come out of the 1970s. Also make sure to check out our 'Oscar Best Picture Nominees 70s' list, for the critics' distillation of the decade.

'Movies Like Apocalypse Now': Best Vietnam War Movies

The unimaginable horrors of 'Nam inspired some great movies, we've picked the best for this list, including classics 'Apocalypse Now', 'Platoon' and - more recent addition - 'Rescue Dawn', starring the now routinely emaciated Christian Bale.

'Movies Like The Great Escape': POW Hall-of-Famers

These classic tales of endurance will make you feel lucky to be curled up on the couch, a nice cup of tea in hand. Be sure to watch 'The Hill' a much underrated Sean Connery classic about soldiers locked up by their own army.

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