Best War Movies of 2015

1.

Beasts of No Nation

6.3
7.7/10 IMDB

A drama based on the experiences of Agu, a child fighting in the civil war of an unnamed, fictional West African country. Follows the journey of Agu as he's forced to join a group of soldiers. While Agu fears his commander and many of the men around him, his fledgling childhood has been brutally shattered by the war raging through his country, and he is at first torn between conflicting revulsion and fascination. Depicts the mechanics of war and does not shy away from explicit, visceral detail, painting a complex, difficult picture of Agu as a child soldier.

Starring: Idris Elba, Opeyemi Fagbohungbe, Abraham Attah, Richard Pepple, Ama K. Abebrese, Kobina Amissah-Sam, Emmanuel Affadzi, John Arthur, Kurt Egyiawan, Jude Akuwudike ..
Directed by: Cary Joji Fukunaga
Release date: 2015-09-11
2.

Eye in the Sky

5.9
7.3/10 IMDB

A UK-based military officer in command of a top secret drone operation to capture terrorists in Kenya discovers the targets are planning a suicide bombing and the mission escalates from “capture” to “kill.” As American pilot Steve Watts is about to engage, a nine-year old girl enters the kill zone, triggering an international dispute reaching the highest levels of US and British government over the moral, political, and personal implications of modern warfare.

Starring: Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Alan Rickman, Barkhad Abdi, Jeremy Northam, Phoebe Fox, Armaan Haggio, Aisha Takow, Monica Dolan, Richard McCabe ..
Directed by: Gavin Hood
Release date: 2015-09-11
3.

Macbeth

5.4
6.6/10 IMDB

Feature film adaptation of Shakespeare's Scottish play about General Macbeth whose ambitious wife urges him to use wicked means in order to gain power of the throne over the sitting king, Duncan.

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Paddy Considine, Sean Harris, Jack Reynor, Elizabeth Debicki, David Thewlis, David Hayman, Maurice Roeves, Ross Anderson ..
Directed by: Justin Kurzel
Release date: 2015-08-16
4.

Suite Française

5.2
7.0/10 IMDB

France, 1940. In the first days of occupation, beautiful Lucile Angellier is trapped in a stifled existence with her controlling mother-in-law as they both await news of her husband: a prisoner of war. Parisian refugees start to pour into their small town, soon followed by a regiment of German soldiers who take up residence in the villagers' own homes. Lucile initially tries to ignore Bruno von Falk, the handsome and refined German officer staying with them. But soon, a powerful love draws them together and leads them into the tragedy of war.

Starring: Michelle Williams, Kristin Scott Thomas, Matthias Schoenaerts, Sam Riley, Ruth Wilson, Lambert Wilson, Margot Robbie, Tom Schilling, Harriet Walter, Clare Holman ..
Directed by: Saul Dibb
Release date: 2015-03-12
5.

A Perfect Day

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

Somewhere in the Balkans, 1995. A team of aid workers must solve an apparently simple problem in an almost completely pacified territory that has been devastated by a cruel war, but some of the local inhabitants, the retreating combatants, the UN forces, many cows and an absurd bureaucracy will not cease to put obstacles in their way.

Starring: Olga Kurylenko, Benicio del Toro, Tim Robbins, Mélanie Thierry, Fe?a Štukan, Eldar Rešidovi?, Nenad Vukeli?, Sergi López, Morten Suurballe, Ben Temple ..
Directed by: Fernando León de Aranoa
Release date: 2015-08-28
6.

Felix Manalo

4.1
7.8/10 IMDB

Felix Yzagun Manalo is a sprawling historical epic that traces the origin of Iglesia Ni Cristo (The Church of Christ) which is established in the Philippines from its humble beginnings in 1914 through the present day.

Starring: Dennis Trillo, Bela Padilla, Mylene Dizon, Rey PJ Abellana, Bobby Andrews, Regine Angeles, Antonio Aquitania, Raymond Bagatsing, Roxanne Barcelo, Joem Bascon ..
Directed by: Joel Lamangan
Release date: 2015-10-04
7.

Battle of Surabaya

4.1
7.1/10 IMDB

Musa, who is only a thirteen-year-old shoe shiner, undergoes destiny through his adventure of waging war during the war time. Will he manage to bring peace among the troops who keep on fighting for nothing?

Starring: Reza Rahadian, Maudy Ayunda, Tanaka Hidetoshi, Darryl Wilson, Ian Saybani, Sana Hamada, Pritt Timothy ..
Directed by: Aryanto Yuniawan
Release date: 2015-03-01
8.

Rock the Kasbah

4.1
5.5/10 IMDB

A washed-up music producer finds one last shot at redemption with a golden-voiced young girl in Afghanistan. However, when jealousy gets the better of a disgruntled ex-boyfriend, he decides to oppose the young star with talent of his own.

Starring: Bill Murray, Zooey Deschanel, Bruce Willis, Kate Hudson, Taylor Kinney, Danny McBride, Scott Caan, Eugenia Kuzmina, Sarah Baker, Leem Lubany ..
Directed by: Barry Levinson
Release date: 2015-10-22
9.

Above and Beyond

3.3
7.7/10 IMDB

In 1948, a group of World War II pilots volunteered to fight for Israel in the War of Independence.

Starring: Paul Reubens, Jd Roth-round, Harold Livingston ..
Directed by: Roberta Grossman
Release date: 2015-01-30
Best War Movies of 2015 : Hiroshima : The Aftermath
10.

Hiroshima : The Aftermath

3.2
7.6/10 IMDB

Brand new documentary marking the 70th anniversary of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings which ended WWII and began the nuclear age. Features interviews with survivors from both sides.

Starring: John Sessions ..
Directed by: Lucy van Beek
Release date: 2015-06-06

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