List of World War I films

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This is an incomplete list of films about World War I.

A staged scene from
The Battle of the Somme

Feature films[edit]

Year Country Main title
(Alternative title)
Original title
(Original script)
Director Subject *
1918  USA The Service Star (The Flag of Mothers) Charles Miller A young girl lies about being engaged to a pilot D, L
1918  USA Shoulder Arms Charlie Chaplin Doughboy on the Western Front [1] C
1918  USA Hearts of the World D. W. Griffith A,D
1918  USA The Heart of Humanity Allen Holubar A,D
1919  France J'accuse Abel Gance Suffering brought by the war on a Provençal love triangle D
1919  USA The Lost Battalion Burton L. King The Lost Battalion D
1919  Belgium Martyred Belgium †· La Belgique martyre (French)
Het gemartelde België (Dutch)
Charles Tutelier Sufferings of Flemish peasant family under German occupation D
1921  USA The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Rex Ingram Argentinian family of mixed Franco-German heritage divided by the war's outbreak D, R
1921  Weimar Republic Lady Spy †· Die Spionin Ludwig Wolff Spy Mata Hari D
1925  USA The Big Parade King Vidor US Army's Rainbow Division D, R P, N
1926  USA What Price Glory? Raoul Walsh Rival United States Marines sergeants in France. D, C P
1927  USA Hotel Imperial Mauritz Stiller An Austrian officer separated from his army hides in the hotel of a frontier town occupied by the Russians with the help of the Hungarian chambermaid D, R P
1927  Weimar Republic Mata Hari: the Red Dancer Mata Hari, die rote Tänzerin Friedrich Feher Spy Mata Hari D
1927  Weimar Republic Our Emden Kreuzer Emden Louis Ralph SMS Emden D
1927  USA Wings William A. Wellman Two American pilots on the Western Front D, R
1928  Canada Carry on, Sergeant! Bruce Bairnsfather Canadian soldier and French waitress R
1928  UK Dawn Herbert Wilcox Nurse Edith Cavell D
1928  USA Four Sons John Ford Four Bavarian brothers, in the German and American armies D
1929  UK Lost Patrol Walter Summers A British patrol is cornered at an oasis by enemy Arab tribesmen during the Mesopotamian campaign A, D N
1930  USA All Quiet on the Western Front Lewis Milestone German infantry on the Western Front D N
1930  USA The Dawn Patrol Howard Hawks RFC pilots on the Western Front A
1930  USA Hell's Angels Howard Hughes,
Edmund Goulding (uncredited),
James Whale (uncredited)
RFC pilots on the Western Front A
1930  USA Journey's End James Whale British infantry on the Western Front D
1930  USA Mamba Albert S. Rogell German East Africa
1930  Weimar Republic Westfront 1918 Vier von der Infanterie Georg Wilhelm Pabst German infantry on the Western Front D
1931  USA Mata Hari George Fitzmaurice Spy Mata Hari D, R
1931  Weimar Republic
 France
Mountains on Fire Berge in Flammen (German) Luis Trenker, Karl Hartl Kaiserjäger in South Tyrol D
1931  Weimar Republic
 France
Mountains on Fire †· Les monts en flammes (French) Luis Trenker Kaiserjäger in South Tyrol. Remake of Berge in Flammen D
1931  USA Seas Beneath John Ford USN mystery ship seeks German U-boat A
1931  Weimar Republic Hell on Earth Niemandsland Victor Trivas Soldiers from opposing sides trapped together. D
1931  UK Tell England Anthony Asquith and Geoffrey Barkas Gallipoli campaign. A, D
1932  Weimar Republic Cruiser Emden Kreuzer Emden Louis Ralph SMS Emden D
1932  USA Doomed Battalion Cyril Gardner Kaiserjäger in South Tyrol. Remake of Berge in Flammen D
1932  USA A Farewell to Arms Frank Borzage American soldier and British nurse D, R N
1932  France Wooden Crosses Les Croix de bois Raymond Bernard D, A N
1932  Weimar Republic
  Switzerland
Tannenberg Tannenberg Heinz Paul The Battle of Tannenberg A
1933  Weimar Republic (production)
 Nazi Germany(release)
Dawn Morgenrot Vernon Sewell,
Gustav Ucicky
U-boat D
1933  USA Ever in my Heart Archie Mayo American woman marries German national D
1933  USA The Eagle and the Hawk Stuart Walker British pilots A, D
1933  USSR The Outskirts (The Patriots) Okraina (Окраина) Boris Barnet S
1934  Nazi Germany The Riders of German East Africa Die Reiter von Deutsch-Ostafrika Herbert Selpin German East Africa [1] N
1934  Nazi Germany Shock Troop Stoßtrupp 1917 Hans Zöberlein N
1934  USA The Lost Patrol John Ford Remake of Lost Patrol A, D N
1935  Italy Alpine Love Le scarpe al sole Marco Elter Italian Alpini D N
1936  Italy 13 Men and a Gun †· 13 uomini e un cannone Giovacchino Forzano 13 Austrian artillerymen on the Russian front. D
1936  Italy Cavalry †· Cavalleria Goffredo Alessandrini Italian fighter pilot D
1936  USA The Road to Glory Howard Hawks Remake of Les Croix de bois, trench warfare on the Western Front D, R N
1937  France Grand Illusion La Grande Illusion Jean Renoir Two French POWs plot their escape D
1938  Italy
 UK
13 Men and a Gun Mario Zampi 13 Austrian artillerymen on the Russian front. Remake of 13 uomini e un cannone. D
1938  Italy
 Nazi Germany
13 Men and a Gun †· Dreizehn Mann und eine Kanone Johannes Meyer 13 Austrian artillerymen on the Russian front. Remake of 13 uomini e un cannone. D
1938  USA The Dawn Patrol Edmund Goulding RFC pilots on the Western Front A
1938  USA Men with Wings William A. Wellman US pilot on the Western Front A
1939  USA Hotel Imperial Robert Florey In a frontier town alternatively occupied by the Austrians and the Russians, a Polish woman joins a hotel as a maid to seek revenge on the Austrian officer that caused her sister's suicide. D P
1940  USA The Fighting 69th William Keighley New York City's 69th Regiment, with Donovan (OSS) and Kilmer (poet) D
1940  Australia Forty Thousand Horsemen (40,000 Horsemen) Charles Chauvel Australian Light Horse at Beersheba A
1940  Italy Little Alpino †· Piccolo alpino Oreste Biancoli Italian boy fights with the Alpini D N
1941  USA Sergeant York Howard Hawks Sgt. Alvin C. York A
1943  UK The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger An old-fashioned Boer War and World War I veteran struggles to uphold his sense of honor during World War II R, C, D
1944  USA Wilson Henry King President Woodrow Wilson D, R
1951  UK
 USA
The African Queen John Huston War in German East Africa A, R
1951  Italy The Caiman of the Piave †· Il caimano del Piave Giorgio Bianchi Espionage on the front of the Piave river in 1918 D
1952  Italy Brothers of Italy Fratelli d'Italia Fausto Saraceni Nazario Sauro, Italian of Istria, fights against Austria D
1952  Italy The Legend of Piave †· La leggenda del Piave Riccardo Freda Italian front D
1952  USA What Price Glory John Ford American infantry on the Western Front M
1953  USA The Royal African Rifles (Storm Over Africa) Lesley Selander British East Africa A
1954  Italy The Five of the Adamello †· I cinque dell'Adamello Pino Mercanti Alpini D
1955  Italy Don't Cry, Beautiful Girl! †· Bella non piangere! David Carbonari Enrico Toti in the Bersaglieri Corps D
1957  USA A Farewell to Arms Charles Vidor,
John Huston (uncredited)
American soldier and British nurse D, R N
1957  USSR And Quiet Flows the Don. Parts I and II Tikhiy Don (Тихий Дон) Sergei Gerasimov Don Cossack village between 1912 and 1922 D N
1957  USA Paths of Glory Stanley Kubrick French infantry on the Western Front D N
1958  USSR And Quiet Flows the Don. Part II Tikhiy Don II (Тихий Дон II) Sergei Gerasimov Don Cossack village between 1912 and 1922 D N
1959  Italy
 France
The Great War La Grande Guerra Mario Monicelli Italian soldiers on the Venetian Front C, D
1960  Germany The Good Soldier Schweik Der brave Soldat Schwejk Axel von Ambesser The passive resistance of a Czech soldier in the Austro-Hungarian army C N
1962  UK
 USA
Lawrence of Arabia David Lean T. E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt A
1964  UK King & Country Joseph Losey British soldier tried for desertion D
1964  Yugoslavia March on the Drina Marš na Drinu (Марш на Дрину) Žika Mitrović Battle of Cer [2] A, D
1964  France
 Italy
Mata Hari, agent H21 Mata Hari Agent H 21 Jean-Louis Richard Spy Mata Hari D, R
1966  UK The Blue Max John Guillermin German fighter pilot on the Western Front A
1966  France King of Hearts Le Roi de Coeur Philipe de Broca Inmates of an insane asylum take over a village abandoned during the war C
1969  Italy
 Yugoslavia
Fräulein Doktor Fräulein Doktor Alberto Lattuada Elsbeth Schragmüller D
1969  UK Oh! What a Lovely War Richard Attenborough Satirical chronicle of the war M
1970  USA Darling Lili Blake Edwards German female spy in Paris M
1970  Italy
 Yugoslavia
Many Wars Ago Uomini Contro Francesco Rosi Italian infantry on the Venetian Front D
1971  USA Johnny Got His Gun Dalton Trumbo Plight of a highly wounded soldier in a military hospital D N
1971  USA Von Richthofen and Brown Roger Corman Air war on the Western Front A
1971  UK Zeppelin Etienne Périer British double agent A, D
1976  UK Aces High Jack Gold RFC on the Western Front A
1976  France
 Ivory Coast
Black and White in Color Noirs et Blancs en Couleur Jean-Jacques Annaud Impact of the war on the native populations of Africa C, D
1976  UK Shout at the Devil Peter R. Hunt War in East Africa A
1978  Romania Ecaterina Teodoroiu Dinu Cocea Ecaterina Teodoroiu D, L M
1981  Australia Gallipoli Peter Weir Australian infantry in the Gallipoli Campaign D
1981  Romania The soldier's trap Capcana mercenarilor Sergiu Nicolaescu Romanian Army in Romanian Front D
1983  Canada The Wars Robin Phillips Canadian soldier on the Western Front D N
1985  USA Mata Hari Curtis Harrington Spy Mata Hari D
1987  Australia The Lighthorsemen Simon Wincer Australian cavalry in the Battle of Beersheba (1917) D
1987  USSR Moonzund Moonzund (Моонзунд) Valentin Pikul Russian Captain and German female spy during the Battle of Moon Sound D, R
1989  France Life and Nothing But La vie et rien d'autre Bertrand Tavernier Identification of French soldiers missing in action after the war D
1992  New Zealand Chunuk Bair Dale G. Bradley Wellington Regiment at the Battle of Gallipoli D
1992  Wales[3][4][5] Hedd Wyn Hedd Wyn (Welsh) Paul Turner Welsh poet Ellis Evans (Hedd Wyn) killed at the Battle of Passchendaele D
1994  USA Legends of the Fall Edward Zwick Montana family during the early 20th century D
1996  France Captain Conan Capitaine Conan Bertrand Tavernier French occupation troops in Southeastern Europe after the surrender of Bulgaria D
1996  USA In Love and War Richard Attenborough Ernest Hemingway and Agnes von Kurowsky R
1997  UK Regeneration Gillies MacKinnon Siegfried Sassoon D N
1999  Ireland The Trench William Boyd British soldiers at the Battle of the Somme D
1999  Romania The Death Triangle Triunghiul Morţii Sergiu Nicolaescu Romanian soldiers in 1917 D
2004  Canada A Bear Named Winnie John Kent Harrison Winnipeg the Bear D, F
2004  France A Very Long Engagement Un long dimanche de fiançailles Jean-Pierre Jeunet Parallel story of a French soldier MIA and his fiancée in rural Brittany D
2004  USA Company K Robert Clem American veteran writes about the company in which he served D
2005  Belgium
 France
 Germany
 Romania
 UK
Joyeux Noël Merry Chritsmas Christian Carion Christmas truce of 1914 D, R
2006  USA Flyboys Tony Bill The Lafayette Escadrille A, D
2006  Japan The Ode to Joy Baruto no Gakuen Masanobu Deme German POWs in Japan D
2006  UK Quiet Flows the Don Sergey Bondarchuk Don Cossack during the war, the October Revolution and the Russian Civil War D N
2007  Canada The Great War Brian McKenna Canadian infantry on the Western Front D
2008  Russia Admiral Admiral (Адмиралъ) Andrey Kravchuk Alexander Kolchak D, R
2008  UK Einstein and Eddington Philip Martin Development of the Theory of Relativity D
2008  Spain[6][7] Flying Heroes Cher Ami... ¡y yo! Miquel Pujol Animated film. Cher Ami is sent to help an American battalion trapped behind enemy lines. F
2008  USA Haber Daniel Ragussis Fritz Haber D
2008  Turkey 120 120 Özhan Eren Children supplying munition to the Ottoman troops during the Battle of Sarikamis D
2008  Canada Passchendaele Paul Gross Canadian infantry on the Western Front, and the Crucified Soldier D
2008  Germany
 UK
 USA
The Red Baron [8] Nikolai Müllerschön Baron Manfred von Richthofen D, R
2009  Serbia St. George Shoots the Dragon Sveti Georgije ubiva aždahu (Свети Георгије убива аждаху) Srđan Dragojević Battle of Cer [9] D P
2009  Germany
 Austria
 France
 Italy
The White Ribbon Das weisse Band – Eine deutsche Kindergeschichte (German) Michael Haneke Mysterious happenings in a German village in the lead up to the war D
2010  Australia Beneath Hill 60 Jeremy Sims Oliver Woodward D
2010  Turkey Veda Zülfü Livaneli Salih Bozok with the trace of life with Mustafa Kemal L M
2011  Croatia Josef Josef Stanislav Tomić Croat soldier in the Austro-Hungarian Army A
2011  USA
 UK
War Horse Steven Spielberg Devon youth and his horse on the Western Front D C
2012  Turkey Çanakkale 1915†· Çanakkale 1915
2012  UK Private Peaceful Pat O`Connor Devon Set in the fields of Devon and the WW1 battlefields of Flanders, two brothers fall for the same girl while contending with the pressures of their feudal family life, the war, and the price of courage and cowardice. D C
2012  Turkey Sons of Çanakkale Çanakkale Çocukları Gallipoli Campaign: two brothers fight in 2 sides F, D C, M
2013  Turkey The Long Way Home Eve Dönüş: Sarıkamış 1915 Alphan Eşeli Family during the Battle of Sarikamish D, A
2013  Turkey Çanakkale: End of Way Çanakkale: Yolun Sonu Kemal Uzun Snipers durings Gallipoli Campaign D, A P
2013  Australia Forbidden Ground John Earl
Adrian Powers
Three British soldiers stranded in no man's land D, A, F, L P, M
* Genre: Drama, Action/Adventure, Romance, Comedy, Musical, Family, Lost film.
Source material: Novel, Play, Memoir, Book (non-fiction), Short story, Children's book, Verse (poetry), Article.

TV films and series[edit]

Year Country Main title Original title Director Subject *
1966  West Germany
 Netherlands
The Mata Hari Case†· Der Fall Mata Hari Paul Verhoeven Spy Mata Hari D
1974  UK Fall of Eagles (miniseries) John Elliot (creator) The Habsburgs, the Hohenzollerns and the Romanovs to 1918 D, R
1976  USA Once an Eagle (miniseries) Richard Michaels, E.W. Swackhamer Two US Army officers D, R N
1977  UK Wings Jim Goddard
Gareth Davis
Donald McWhinnie
Desmond Davis
Two British fighter pilots on the Western Front D
1979  USA All Quiet on the Western Front Delbert Mann German infantry on the Western Front D N
1981  Netherlands Mata Hari (miniseries) Mata Hari John Van de Rest Spy Mata Hari D
1982  Australia 1915 (miniseries) Di Drew,
Chris Thomson
Two rural Australians join the ANZACs D
1985  Australia Anzacs (miniseries) Pino Amenta,
John Dixon,
George Miller
Australian infantry in Europe D
1986  Italy
 West Germany
Mino (miniseries) Mino - Il piccolo alpino(Italian)
Mino – Ein Junge zwischen den Fronten(German)
Gianfranco Albano Italian boy fights with the Alpini A, D
1992  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"London, May 1916" (aired March 11)
Carl Schultz Wartime London A, R
1992  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Verdun, September 1916" (aired March 25)
Rene Manzor The Battle of Verdun A, D
1992  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"German East Africa, December 1916" (aired April 1)
Simon Wincer Colonial war in the Belgian Congo A, D
1992  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Congo, January 1917" (aired April 8)
Simon Wincer Albert Schweitzer in wartime Gabon D
1992  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Austria, March 1917" (aired September 21)
Vic Armstrong The Sixtus Affair A
1992  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Somme, early August 1916" (aired September 28)
Simon Wincer The Battle of the Somme A, D
1992  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Germany, Mid-August 1916" (aired October 5)
Simon Wincer Prison camps in Germany A
1992  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Barcelona, May 1917" (aired October 12)
Terry Jones Espionage in neutral Spain C
1993  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Princeton, February 1916" (aired March 20)
Joe Johnston German saboteurs in America A
1993  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Petrograd, July 1917" (aired March 27)
Simon Wincer Petrograd July Days D
1993  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Northern Italy, June 1918" (aired April 17)
Bille August Ernest Hemingway in the Italian Front C
1993  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Young Indiana Jones and the Phantom Train of Doom" (aired June 5)
Peter MacDonald War in German East Africa, Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck A
1993  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Ireland, April 1916" (aired June 12)
Gillies MacKinnon The Easter Rebellion A
1993  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Paris, October 1916" (aired July 10)
Nicolas Roeg Spy Mata Hari D, R
1993  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Istanbul, September 1918" (aired July 17)
Mike Newell Spionage during the Fall of the Ottoman Empire D
1993  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Paris, May 1919" (aired July 24)
David Hare The Treaty of Versailles D
1993  USA Tom and Jerry Kids
"Mouse with a Message" (aired September 9)
Carl Ubano Pilots in Western Front, 1918 C
1995  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Young Indiana Jones and the Treasure of the Peacock's Eye" (aired January 15)
Carl Schultz Armistice with Germany
(prologue)
A
1995  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Young Indiana Jones and the Attack of the Hawkmen" (aired October 8)
Ben Burtt Air war on the Western Front A
1995  USA Truman Frank Pierson Harry S. Truman, US Army D B
1996  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Prague, August 1917" (unaired)
Robert Young Espionage, Franz Kafka C
1996  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Palestine, October 1917" and "Palestine 1917" (unaired)
Simon Wincer The Battle of Beersheba A
1996  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Morocco 1917" (unaired)
Michael Schultz The Zaian Revolt A, R
1999  UK
 USA
All the King's Men Julian Jarrold The Sandringham Company D B
2001  USA The Lost Battalion Russell Mulcahy The Lost Battalion A, D
2005  Russia The Fall of the Empire Гибель Империи (Gibel Imperii) Vladimir Khotinenko The Russian Revolution D S
2007  Italy Love and War†· L'amore e la guerra Giacomo Campiotti Inspired to Rudyard Kipling's The War in the Mountains and Ernest Hemingway's A Farewell to Arms D B, N
2007  UK My Boy Jack Brian Kirk Rudyard Kipling's son Jack at the Battle of Loos D P, V
2008  Syria
 Lebanon
 United Arab Emirates
 Qatar
Lawrence Al Arab لورانس العرب Thaer Mousa T. E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt D M, S
2009  Turkey The Thoroughfare of Çanakkale†· Çanakkale Geçilmez Gallipoli Campaign: a flashbacks story between two friends (one has died) M
2013  Belgium In Flanders Fields In Vlaamse Velden Jan Matthys D
2013  Germany Odyssey of Heroes Die Männer der Emden Berengar Pfahl SMS Emden D, A
* Genre: Drama, Action/Adventure, Romance, Comedy, Musical, Family.
Source material: Novel, Play, Memoir, Book (non-fiction), Short story, Children's book, Verse (poetry), Article.

(Science) fiction & fantasy[edit]

Year Country Main title Original title Director Subject
1916  Italy The Warrior Maciste alpino Luigi Romano Borgnetto, Luigi Maggi A soldier of near-superhuman strength fights battles in the First World War and rescues a young woman from the castle where she is imprisoned.
1933  USA Men Must Fight Edgar Selwyn A nurse raises her child as a pacifist after her pilot lover is killed in the war. Twenty years later, another world war breaks out. P
1966  USA The Time Tunnel
"The Ghost of Nero" (1967 episode)
Time travellers meet Cpl. Benito Mussolini in 1915
1972  USA The New Scooby-Doo Movies
"The Ghost of the Red Baron" (1972 episode)
The ghost of von Richthofen threatens the Three Stooges
1996  USA The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles
"Transylvania, January 1918" (unaired episode)
Dick Maas Young Indiana Jones runs into a mysterious Romanian general that might be a vampire
2002  UK Deathwatch Mike Downey British soldiers find a demonic being in a captured German trench
2011  USA Sucker Punch Zack Snyder Heavily armed teenage girls on the Western Front
Source material: Novel, Play, Memoir, Book (non-fiction), Short story, Children's book, Verse (poetry), Article.

Documentary[edit]

Year Country Main title Original title Director Subject
1916  UK The Battle of the Somme Geoffrey Malins
John McDowell
British Army at the Battle of the Somme, 1916
1918  USA The Sinking of the Lusitania Winsor McCay Animated. Sinking of the RMS Lusitania
1934  Italy Gloria - The Great War †· Gloria - La grande guerra Roberto Omegna Italy in World War I
2005  Turkey Gallipoli Gelibolu Tolga Örnek The Gallipoli campaign, as told by soldiers on both sides

Derived Conflicts[edit]

Anglo-Irish War and Irish Civil War[edit]

Year Country Main title Original title Director Subject *
1941  Nazi Germany My Life for Ireland Mein Leben für Irland Max W. Kimmich The son of an Irish rebel is sent to an English boarding school for re-education D
1952  USA
 Ireland
The Quiet Man John Ford Irish-American boxer returns home [10] R, C, D S
2006  Ireland
 UK
 Germany
 Italy
 Spain
 France
 Belgium
  Switzerland
The Wind That Shakes the Barley [8] Ken Loach Two Cork brothers join the IRA D
* Genre: Drama, Action/Adventure, Romance, Comedy, Musical, Family.
Source material: Novel, Play, Memoir, Book (non-fiction), Short story, Children's book, Verse (poetry), Article.
Soviet stamp honouring film Chapaev

Russian Revolution and Russian Civil War[edit]

Year Country Main title
(Alternative title)
Original title
(Original script)
Director Subject *
1927  USA Mockery Benjamin Christensen A mentally challenged peasant saves a countess, then obsesses over her D
1928  USSR October: Ten Days That Shook the World (October) Oktyabr': Desyat' dney kotorye potryasli mir (Октябрь (Десять дней, которые потрясли мир)) Sergei Eisenstein, Grigori Aleksandrov October Revolution of 1917 D B
1929  USSR Arsenal Arsenal (Арсенал) / Yanvarskoye vosstaniye v Kiyeve v 1918 godu (Январское восстание в Киеве в 1918 году) Alexander Dovzhenko Kiev Arsenal January Uprising in 1918
1934  USSR Chapaev Chapaev (Чапаев) Georgi Vasilyev, Sergei Vasilyev Red Army hero Vasily Chapayev A N
1937  UK Knight Without Armour (Knight Without Armor) Jacques Feyder British agent saves Russian countess from the bolsheviks D N
1939  USSR Shchors Shchors (Щopc) Alexander Dovzhenko, Yuliya Solntseva Partisan leader Nikolai Shchors
1958  USSR And Quiet Flows the Don Tikhii Don (Тихий Дон) Sergei Gerasimov Don Cossack village between 1912 and 1922 D
1967  Hungary
 USSR
The Red and the White Csillagosok, katonák Miklós Jancsó Hungarian Communist volunteers in the Russian Civil War D
1970  USSR White Sun of the Desert Beloye solntse pustyni (Белое солнце пустыни) Vladimir Motyl The Basmachi revolt A
2005  Russia Nine Lives of Nestor Makhno (miniseries) Devyat zhizney Nestora Makhno (Девять жизней Нестора Махно) Nikolai Kapta Ukrainian anarchist Nestor Makhno D
* Genre: Drama, Action/Adventure, Romance, Comedy, Musical, Family.
Source material: Novel, Play, Memoir, Book (non-fiction), Short story, Children's book, Verse (poetry), Article.

Grigori Rasputin[edit]

Year Country Main title
Original title
(Original script)
Director Subject *
1996  USA Rasputin: Dark Servant of Destiny (TV) Uli Edel His last four years (1912–16) D

Turkish War of Independence[edit]

Year Country Main title Original title Director Subject *
1970  UK You Can't Win 'Em All Peter Collinson Two American veterans join a gang of Turkish mercenaries in an escort mission A
2007  Turkey The Last Ottoman: Knockout Ali Son Osmanlı Yandım Ali Mustafa Şevki Doğan Discharged Ottoman Navy veteran joins Mustafa Kemal's army A
* Genre: Drama, Action/Adventure, Romance, Comedy, Musical, Family.
Source material: Novel, Play, Memoir, Book (non-fiction), Short story, Children's book, Verse (poetry), Article.


See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  • ^† This English language title is a literal translation from its original foreign language title.
    This title should always be replaced by an English language release title when that information becomes available.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b This film is available at the Internet Archive.
  2. ^ The film takes its name from the song "Marš na Drinu".
  3. ^ "The BFI: Hedd Wyn (1992)". British Film Institute website. British Film Institute. 2010. Retrieved 21 July 2012. 
  4. ^ "Media Education Wales: Hedd Wyn (English)". Media Ed website. British Film Institute. 2001. Retrieved 21 July 2012. 
  5. ^ "House of Commons – Culture, Media and Sport – written evidence". UK Parliament website. Parliament of the United Kingdom. 18 September 2003. Retrieved 21 July 2012. 
  6. ^ Official Site
  7. ^ Credits
  8. ^ a b An international co-production in English.
  9. ^ There is a TV miniseries based on the film.
  10. ^ Minor characters in the story are IRA men.