Category: War

April 3, 2019 / Foreign

Filmed in 1962 but not released in the US until 1966 (with 20 of its 108 minutes removed), Conquered City is an all-star World War II drama financed in Italy and filmed in Greece. An Athens hotel, full of refugees and expatriates of all nationalities, is captured by Allied troops in the closing days of the War. British Major Peter Whitfield has been ordered to prevent a cache of weapons hidden in the hotel from falling into the hands of renegade troops. He cannot allow himself to trust anyone–not even the most innocent-looking (or attractive) of guests.

March 13, 2019 / War

Colonel Ed Wyatt is regarded by pilots under his command as being a ruthless disciplinarian. His co-pilot, Lt. Hobson Lee, and Jo McWethy, a war correspondent assigned to the squadron become more friendly than meets Wyatt’s approval. When Wyatt’s plane is forced down behind enemy lines, he orders his crew to proceed to the American lines with the vital film they have shot, while he remains behind to hold off the enemy.

March 5, 2019 / War

Fictional account of the role played by a somewhat impetuous US Naval commander in developing the first means of launching missiles from submarines.

February 7, 2019 / War

The story of USS ‘Belinda’, a U.S. naval ship, and its crew during the battle of the Pacific 1943-1945, as it prepares for action and landing troops on enemy beachheads.

February 7, 2019 / Drama

In North Africa during World War II, Sergeant Larry Nevins is blinded by a German sniper’s bullet. Rehabilitation at the military hospital presents many challenges, but accepting his disability also proves to be difficult for others.

January 28, 2019 / Biography

During WW2 Hanna Szenes, a Hungarian Jew living in British Palestine, volunteers to go behind enemy lines to rescue Jews from deportation to death camps.

January 24, 2019 / War

In this WWII-era espionage drama, a Nazi spy sneaks into the U.S. 7th’s outpost just before the Battle of the Bulge. She soon finds herself the center of attention amongst the female-starved soldiers. A fight erupts between two lusty fellows just as the German tanks roll in.

January 21, 2019 / War