New Movies Tagged with War

Elser0%Elser
8Our
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1:54:00

Storyline:What would the world have been spared if the carpenter Georg Elser (Christian Friedel) had succeeded? On November 8, 1939, two months after the Nazi invasion of Poland, the resistance fighter in Munich's Bürgerbräukeller committed a bomb attack. His goal was the death of the Nazi leadership, but especially of Adolf Hitler. Unforeseen, however, Hitler and his staff leave the event earlier, so that the detonation comes 13 minutes too late. After finding a detonator at the Swiss border and a map of the place of attack near Elser, interrogate him the chief of the police in the Reich Security Main Office, Arthur Nebe (Burghart Klaußner), and the head of the Gestapo, Heinrich Müller (Johann von Bülow). Only there does Elser learn of the failure of his assassination. After days of torture, he finally confesses and tells the whole story. Elser begins his story with the spread of the Nazis in his home village Königsbronn, tells how he went with his friend Josef Schurr (David Zimmerschied) in the resistance and he met his lover Elsa (Katharina Schüttler). Elser's accounts end with the planning, construction and dumping of the bomb at the scene. Finally, he is transported to Sachsenhausen and Dachau concentration camps and murdered on April 9, 1945.

Krigen0%Krigen
8Our
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1:55:00

Storyline:Claus Michael Pedersen (Pilou Asbæk) is the leader of a Danish military unit fighting in Afghanistan - while his wife Maria (Tuva Novotny) looks after the three children at home (Elise Sondergaard, Andreas Buch Borgwardt, Adam Chessa) who miss her father , The Danish unit in Afghanistan has to cope with the loss of a soldier who struggled to appear and, as a caring commander, Claus tries everything to keep the morale of his troops high. Does Claus spend too much, as his childhood friend and army buddy Najib (Dar Salim) think? When Claus and his comrades are encircled by a group of Taliban, he calls for air support in order to bring one of his wounded men to safety. But back in his homeland, Claus must answer to the court, because in the bombing also killed eleven civilians. If Claus saw an enemy fighter in the bombed house, the bombing was justified, was not it? An exhausting process takes its course, which plunges the returned soldiers into a moral dilemma ...

Rock the Kasbah0%Rock the Kasbah
6Our
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1:46:00

Storyline:Richie Lanz (Bill Murray) has certainly seen better days. Nevertheless, the unsuccessful music producer does not want to put his head in the sand, goes to Afghanistan with his last remaining client Ronnie (Zooey Deschanel) on a USO tour (United Service Organizations) to support the US troops stationed there to care. Only a short time later, Lanz finds himself stranded in Kabul again - when his client got cold feet and left him without passport and money on the spot. She has smuggled herself out of the country by mercenary Bombay Brian, but only paid half of it - the other half is now being asked by Richie for the escape helper. For him, the story could prove to be a stroke of luck despite the miserable situation. After all, he not only met the fascinating prostitute Merci (Kate Hudson), but also a young woman with an incredible voice: Salima (Leem Lubany). Together, Richie and Salima set out to participate in the talent show "Afghan Star," Afghanistan's equivalent to "American Idol" ...

A Perfect Day0%A Perfect Day
8Our
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1:46:00

Storyline:A group of development workers from different countries were sent to a rocky crisis area to maintain water supplies. Her boss is Mambrú (Benicio Del Toro) - a man torn between his job and his home, where his girlfriend is waiting, urging him to finally settle down. Mambrús team also includes professional starter Sophie (Melanie Thierry), who knows water and sanitation, she is inexperienced and idealistic. Quite different B (Tim Robbins): The daredevil had to survive many a seemingly hopeless situation and therefore even makes jokes, even when he navigates between landmines. Damir (Fedja Stukan), who translates for the development worker, knows that humor is important. Together, the disparate group must remove a body before the last clean water source contaminates. Mambrús ex Katya (Olga Kurylenko), who is supposed to evaluate his work, appears now.

Little Boy0%Little Boy
8Our
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1:46:00

Storyline:Northern California in the 1940s: The small US port of O'Hare looks like empty. The men and adolescent boys went to war. This left only women, children and the elders of the community. Although not much has changed at school for Pepper Flynt Busbee (Jakob Salvati) - he is still teased by his schoolmates because of his small stature - but now he has to do without his father (Michael Rapaport), like most of his peers went to war. As the son man one day moves a huge mountain with sheer strength of will, "Little Boy" knows only one goal: He wants to bring his father, who sits thousands of kilometers away in a prisoner of war camp, back home with all his might ...

Under sandet0%Under sandet
8Our
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1:40:00

Storyline:May 1945: The war is over, but not everyone can return to their normal life. A group of young soldiers, almost children, are in Danish captivity and face a life-threatening task: the young men, including Helmut (Joel Basman) and Wilhelm (Leon Seidel), are to clean a North Sea beach of Nazi treadmills. Around 45,000 mines are buried in the sand and nobody knows where and when the next one will go up. The troops lack training and equipment, and the prisoners are doing their job well enough. The Danish Commander Carl (Roland Møller) has promised them freedom after serving this service and they have no choice but to believe his word. But then a tragic accident happens ...

Saul fia0%Saul fia
8Our
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1:47:00

Storyline:The Auschwitz-Birkenau extermination camp in October 1944: The Hungarian prisoner Saul Ausländer (Geza Röhrig) is forced to join a special detachment of Jewish prisoners, including Abraham Warszawski (Levente Molnár), Fig Tree (Marcin Czarnik), Mietek (Kamil Dobrowolski) and Oberkapo Biederman (Urs Rechn). Saul is thus isolated from the rest of the camp and has to take on a task that could not be more terrible: he must help with the mass extermination of the prisoners and burn the corpses in the crematoria, that is in the of Oberscharführer such as Voss (Uwe Lauer) and bush (Christian Harting) supervised workflow integrated. Moral redemption finds Saul in the face of the incomprehensible only when he "saves" the corpse of a small dead boy by not leaving his body to the flames, but treated him from now on as his own son. When the Sonderkommando plans a rebellion, Saul decides the impossible: he wants to secretly hand over the child's corpse to a rabbi and give the boy such a decent burial ...

Macbeth0%Macbeth
8Our
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1:53:00

Storyline:As the leader of the Scottish forces Macbeth (Michael Fassbender) can einheimsen a brutal triumph after another on the battlefield in the Middle Ages. He is steadily rising in the favor of his king Duncan (David Thewlis). When he gets, however, predicted after a particularly significant victory of three mysterious women that he is King of Scotland one day, and his power-hungry wife Lady Macbeth (Marion Cotillard) vigorously incites him to leave this prophecy come true by all means, is struggling to Macbeth finally by to kill Duncan to take even on the throne place. Accompanied by the growing distrust of his close friend Banquo (Paddy Considine), Macbeth seems increasingly succumbing to megalomania. But he also makes it numerous enemies, so that soon Duncan's son Malcolm (Jack Reynor) with Macbeth's largest counterparties Macduff (Sean Harris) gets together to overthrow the tyrannical new king.

Beasts of No Nation0%Beasts of No Nation
8Our
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2:17:00

Storyline:As civil war breaks out in West Africa, life for the young Agu (Abraham Attah) changes drastically one day. In a moment he played with his older brother and a few friends carefree, in the next government troops invade his village to stifle the emerging rebellion bloody in the bud. Agu is separated from his family and is now on his own. After seeking refuge in the forest, he is soon picked up by a rebel leader (Idris Elba) as charismatic as unscrupulous, who takes him under his wing and gradually trains him as a child soldier in a series of brutal lessons. Agu also gets to know the dumb Strika (Emmanuel Nii Adom Quaye), with whom he not only faces the crime, but also the suffering that the war brings with it.