Action & Adventure - War

Paul Verhoeven, 2006


Recommended Star

Black Book

Paul Verhoeven’s epic World War Two drama about a young Jewish woman who joins the Resistance in ...


Tony Maylam, 1979


The Riddle of the Sands

A sailing film in which two British yachtsmen come across a German plot to invade...


George Pan Cosmatos, 1979


Escape to Athena (Special Edition)

A light-hearted, action-packed WWII adventure in which Austrian commandant Major ...


Richard Attenborough, 1977


A Bridge Too Far

Based on the book by Cornelius Ryan, Attenborough's star-studded WWII blockbuster relates the all...


Philipp Stolzl, 2008


North Face

A spectacular mountaineering drama set in 1930s Germany. Two German climbers attempt to scale the...


Gavin Hood, 2013


Ender's Game

Asa Butterfield and Ben Kingsley star in this entertaining science-fiction movie based on Orson ...


Francis Ford Coppola, 1979


Apocalypse Now / Apocalypse Now Redux

Two versions of Francis Ford Coppola's multi-million dollar war epic starring Mar...


Douglas Hickox, 1979


Zulu Dawn

The story of the 1879 battle of Isandlhwana, one of the worst defeats in British colonial history...


Michael Anderson, 1957


Yangtse Incident

A re-enactment of the events surrounding the voyage in April 1949 of the Royal Navy frigate Ameth...


Brian G Hutton, 1970


Kelly's Heroes

One of those wonderfully entertaining movies that gets better each time you watch it, Kelly's Her...


Robert Aldrich, 1965


The Flight Of The Phoenix (1965)

Superior WWII yarn, in which a cargo plane full of Allied military personnel (led...


John Ford, 1939


Drums Along the Mohawk

John Ford's first film in Technicolor (which recently perfected far richer shadings of colour tha...


Cyril Endfield, 1963


Zulu (50th Anniversary Edition)

Michael Caine stars in this vigorous account of the Battle of Rorke's Drift in 18...


Peter Berg, 2014


Lone Survivor

A no-holds-barred combat drama, Lone Survivor is written and directed by Peter Berg and stars Mar...


Guillermo del Toro, 2013


Pacific Rim (3D) (Steelbook)

Sci-fi action feature directed and co-written by Guillermo del Toro, Pacific Rim ...


Kathryn Bigelow, 2012


Must Watch Star

Zero Dark Thirty

A controversial military action thriller from Kathryn Bigelow (Strange Days, The Hurt Locker) abo...


Terence Young, 1953


The Red Beret

Ladd stars as an American Army officer who resigns his commission after ordering a fellow officer...


Lewis Gilbert, Dick Powell, 1960/1957


Sink The Bismarck! / Enemy Below

Features 'Sink The Bismarck!' (B&W) which finds Germany's largest battleship Bism...