Best War Movies Ever

Watch clips from Patton to Glory to Full Metal Jacket
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 11, 2009 7:29 PM CST

(Newser) – In honor of Veterans Day, the Huffington Post runs down the best war movies of all time:

  • Apocalypse Now: Vietnam War
  • From Here to Eternity: Pearl Harbor
  • Patton: World War II
  • Braveheart: Scotland’s battle for independence
  • Lawrence of Arabia: World War I
  • Band of Brothers: World War II (and, yes, a mini-series, but a good one)

  • All Quiet On the Western Front: World War I
  • Bridge On the River Kwai: World War II
  • The Longest Day: World War II
  • Full Metal Jacket: Vietnam War
  • Black Hawk Down: Somalia mission
  • Glory: Civil War
  • The Thin Red Line: Battle of Guadalcanal
  • MASH: Korean War
  • The Deer Hunter: Vietnam War
Watch clips at left, or by clicking the link at right.
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