NETFLIX Genre: WWII Movies

Netflix box art for The Edge of Love Edge of Love, The
2008 / 106

Welsh poet Dylan Thomas is torn between his free-spirited childhood sweetheart and his fiery wife in this lush, fact-based period drama.

Netflix box art for Enemy at the Gates Enemy at the Gates
2001 / 131

This suspenseful drama follows a battle of wits and wills between renowned Russian sharpshooter Vassili Zaitsev and top German sniper Maj. König. Two World War II marksmen, a Russian and a German, wage an intense battle of wits. The enemy is only half the battle.

Netflix box art for Force 10 from Navarone Force 10 from Navarone
1978 / 125

During World War II, a group of commandos and partisans must overcome scant supplies and thwart a traitor to destroy a bridge vital to the Germans. Two seasoned heroes and a band of patriots. Together they must destroy a German lifeline bridge and capture a traitor.

Netflix box art for Malèna Malèna
2000 / 92

Twelve-year-old Renato is enamored with Malèna. But when jealous townsfolk begin spreading rumors about her, Renato must separate fact from fiction. In World War II Sicily, a young widow is punished for her beauty. But to a 12-year-old boy, she's a goddess.

Netflix box art for Windtalkers Windtalkers
2002 / 3.5 / 134

In this epic drama, a gung-ho Marine is assigned to protect a "windtalker," one of several Navajo Indians used to relay messages during World War II. In World War II, the Navajo language becomes the military's secret code. Now this Marine must protect the translator.