Top Ten Saddest War Movies


The Top Ten

1 Schindler's List

Amazing true story, the theme alone almost moved me to tears!


2 Saving Private Ryan

My favorite scene was when the last remaining soldiers of Cpt.Miller's group including Private Ryan were in the Alamo. It was really sad when Horvath died. After he tried got shot three times carrying a bazooka to destroy a Tiger Tank.

Cpt. Miller: You okay Mike!
Horvath: Yeah fine, Just got the wind knocked out of me."

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3 Full Metal Jacket
4 Black Hawk Down
5 Braveheart
6 Platoon

Definitely a classic. all the best classic came from 80 90's...

7 300

This is...SPARTA!

8 The Patriot
9 Grave of the Fireflies

This would definitely be in the top 3 if not number 1 for me, the impact was the strongest in this movie for me

I agree, this definitely should be in top 3.

This should be number 1, yet it is below Full Metal Jacket. - 445956

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10 The Boy In the Striped Pajamas

Oh my goodness. I never saw the movie, but I read the book, and I know enough. This one's a real tear-jerker. It belongs at #1.

Watched it at school today and the whole class was in tears

The Contenders

11 We Were Soldiers
12 Gladiator

My name is Gladiator! People tend to call me Russel Crowe, but I prefer to be called 'The greatest badass in Roman history!


13 Forrest Gump

Half a war movie but still really sad - micahisthebest

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14 War Horse

This should be number 1

15 Lawrence of Arabia
16 Pearl Harbor
17 Glory
18 The Deer Hunter
19 A Bridge Too Far
20 The Thin Red Line
21 The Assembly (China)
22 Empire of the Sun

This movie is so amazing!

23 All Quiet on the Western Front
24 War for the Planet of the Apes
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Top Remixes

1. Saving Private Ryan
2. Full Metal Jacket
3. Schindler's List
1. Schindler's List
2. Saving Private Ryan
3. Braveheart


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