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1. Shadow in the Cloud (2020)

R | 83 min | Action, Horror, War

4.9
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66 Metascore

A female WWII pilot traveling with top secret documents on a B-17 Flying Fortress encounters an evil presence on board the flight.

Director: Roseanne Liang | Stars: Chloë Grace Moretz, Nick Robinson, Beulah Koale, Taylor John Smith

Votes: 22,506

2. Masters of the Air

Drama, War | Filming

Five miles above the earth and deep behind enemy lines, eleven men inside a bomber known as the "Flying Fortress" fight for their lives against swarms of enemy German fighters. As American ... See full summary »

Stars: Barry Keoghan, Austin Butler, Callum Turner, Anthony Boyle

3. Black Book (2006)

R | 145 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.7
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71 Metascore

In the Nazi-occupied Netherlands during World War II, a Jewish singer infiltrates the regional Gestapo headquarters for the Dutch resistance.

Director: Paul Verhoeven | Stars: Carice van Houten, Sebastian Koch, Thom Hoffman, Halina Reijn

Votes: 75,144 | Gross: $4.40M

4. Twelve O'Clock High (1949)

Not Rated | 132 min | Drama, War

7.7
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A hard-as-nails general takes over a bomber unit suffering from low morale and whips them into fighting shape.

Director: Henry King | Stars: Gregory Peck, Hugh Marlowe, Gary Merrill, Millard Mitchell

Votes: 14,173

5. Memphis Belle (1990)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Drama, War

6.9
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59 Metascore

In 1943, the crew of a B-17 based in UK prepares for its 25th and last bombing mission over Germany before returning home to the USA.

Director: Michael Caton-Jones | Stars: Matthew Modine, Eric Stoltz, Tate Donovan, D.B. Sweeney

Votes: 27,879 | Gross: $27.44M

6. Red Tails (2012)

PG-13 | 125 min | Action, Drama, History

5.9
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46 Metascore

A crew of African American pilots in the Tuskegee training program, having faced segregation while kept mostly on the ground during World War II, are called into duty under the guidance of Col. A.J. Bullard.

Director: Anthony Hemingway | Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Gerald McRaney, David Oyelowo, Andre Royo

Votes: 34,841 | Gross: $49.88M

7. Command Decision (1948)

Passed | 112 min | Action, Drama, War

7.3
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Army generals struggle with the decision to prioritize bombing the German factories producing new jet fighters over the extremely high casualties the mission will cost.

Director: Sam Wood | Stars: Clark Gable, Walter Pidgeon, Van Johnson, Brian Donlevy

Votes: 2,003

8. The Memphis Belle: A Story of a Flying Fortress (1944)

Not Rated | 45 min | Documentary, History, War

7.3
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A documentary on the 25th bombing mission of the Memphis Belle, a B-17 in the US 8th Air Force.

Director: William Wyler | Stars: Stanley Wray, Robert Morgan, James A. Verinis, Robert J. Hanson

Votes: 1,605

9. WWII from Space (2012 TV Movie)

Documentary, History, War

7.4
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The events of World War II from 1941 onward are depicted from the perspective of space.

Director: Simon George | Stars: Corey Johnson, Kevin Farrell, Geoffrey Wawro, Conrad Crane

Votes: 436

10. Target for Today (1944)

Not Rated | 91 min | Documentary, History, War

7.0
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Documentary about one bombing mission over Germany by the American Eighth Air Force, from the initial planning of the mission thru its final completion, with all of its intricacies from beginning to end.

Director: William Keighley

Votes: 49

11. Higher Than a Kite (1943)

18 min | Short, Comedy, War

7.6
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After being accidentally dropped behind enemy lines, the Stooges disguise themselves and steal important plans from the Nazi high command.

Director: Del Lord | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Dick Curtis

Votes: 448

12. Winning Your Wings (1942)

Approved | 18 min | Short, History, War

6.3
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Inspirational short film designed to encourage recruits for the American Army Air Forces.

Directors: John Huston, Owen Crump | Stars: James Stewart, Jean Ames, Leah Baird, Don DeFore

Votes: 324

13. Great Raids of World War II (2006 Video)

139 min | Documentary, History, War

7.2
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Showcases a series of daring raid made by various sections of the British military during World War II. The raids highlighted are "Stopping Hitler's A-Bomb", "Prison Busters", Radar Beam ... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Martin | Star: Robert Powell

Votes: 88

14. B-17: The Flying Fortress (1987 Video)

30 min | Short

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Stars: Edward Mulhare, Theodore S. Drew, Bud Kingsbury, Tom Landry

15. Position Firing (1944)

14 min | Animation, Short, War

6.2
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Hapless B-17 waist gunner "Trigger Joe" learns how to adjust his aim, to take into account the relative motion of his aircraft, his bullets, and the attacking enemy fighter.

Director: John Hubley | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 6

16. Beyond T-Rex (1997 TV Movie)

52 min | Documentary

7.1
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Recent paleontological discoveries suggest that T-Rex might not have been the biggest predator of its time. Enter Giganotosaurus and Carcharodontosaurus.

Director: Charles C. Stuart | Stars: Mike McNally, Rodolfo Coria, Paul Sereno

Votes: 15

17. The Air Force and the Atom Bomb (1959)

13 min | Documentary, Short, History

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A history of the early United States atomic- and hydrogen-bomb tests and the supporting role of the U. S. Air Force.

18. Tomorrow's Airplane Today: The Story of the Stratocruiser (1946)

19 min | Documentary, Short

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Promotional film for Boeing's new commercial transport, the 4-engine double-decker Model 377 Stratocruiser.

Star: Gayne Whitman

19. Air Siege (1944)

19 min | Documentary, Short, War

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A recount of the bombing campaign by the United States Army's Fifteenth Air Force against the oilfields and refineries in and around Ploesti, Romania during World War II.

Star: Ronald Reagan

20. Preflight Inspection of the B-17E (1941)

40 min | Documentary, Short

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Military training film explaining the process of preflight inspection of the Boeing B-17E bomber aircraft.

21. Flying the B-17 (1994 Video)

22 min | Documentary, Short, History

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Flying the EAA's restored B-17 Flying Fortress bomber "Aluminum Overcast".

22. How to Fly the B-17 (Part 1, Ground Operations) (1943)

Documentary

7.0
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Military training film in which an instructor takes a new B-17 bomber pilot through preflight inspections of the aircraft and preparation for departure.

Star: Arthur Kennedy

Votes: 7

23. The Ultimate Guide: Planes (2000 TV Movie)

40 min | Documentary

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This program explains the most important innovations in the history of powered flight leading to the enormous airliners and high performance jet fighters in service today.

Director: Nigel Ashcroft | Star: Will Lyman

24. Secret Weapons of the Luftwaffe (1991 Video Game)

Action, War

7.1
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Votes: 15

25. 50 Mission Crush (1984 Video Game)

War

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26. First Over Germany (1988 Video Game)

War

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World War Two Simulation game where you become the pilot of a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress. You are not only responsible for the flight but you also need to manage your crew.

27. Flying Fortress (1976 Video Game)

Action

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28. B-17 Bomber (1982 Video Game)

Action, War

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You control a World War II B-17 bomber plane in various air-raids over the Third Reich.

Stars: Phil Austin, Phil Proctor

29. B-17 Flying Fortress (1992 Video Game)

53 min | History, War

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The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress is one of the most famous US bombers ever produced, and was the backbone of the 8th Air Force's strategic bombing campaign in the European theater. Its ... See full summary »

30. B-17: Fortress in the Sky (2007 Video Game)

Action, War

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Action-oriented combat flight simulator where you take control of a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress bomber crew in several missions above Europe in World War Two.

31. Pawn Stars (2009– )
Episode: $=MC2 (2011)

TV-14 | 23 min | Comedy, Reality-TV

6.7
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The Pawn Stars try to stay focused when a limited edition photograph of Albert Einstein comes in the shop. An iconic image from the cover of Time Magazine, if the price goes up, it must ... See full summary »

Director: Jairus Cobb | Stars: Corey Harrison, Rick Harrison

Votes: 43

32. Patton 360 (2009– )
Episode: American Blitzkrieg (2009)

TV-PG | 45 min | Documentary, History, War

6.0
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Relieved of command for abusing a pair of soldiers in Sicily, Patton is used as a decoy during the invasion of Normandy. As the Allies finally break out of Normandy Patton regains his ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin K.A. Morgan, David Robb, Douglas Slygh, E.J. Snyder

Votes: 10

33. Monsters Resurrected (2009– )
Episode: Biggest Killer Dino (2009)

TV-PG | 44 min | Documentary

4.9
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Spinosaurus was the largest dinosaur carnivore in history but was long known only from the photographs of a single partial skeleton lost to the world in a World War Two air raid. That, of ... See full summary »

Star: Kenneth Lacovara

Votes: 7

34. Nova (1974– )
Episode: Bombing Hitler's Supergun (2016)

TV-PG | 53 min | Documentary

7.6
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Historians and engineers investigate how Allied forces conspired to destroy Hitler's "supergun".

Director: Ian Duncan | Stars: Charlie Adcock, Cari Beauchamp, John Bell Jr., Hugh Hunt

Votes: 57

35. The Veil (1958)
Episode: Destination Nightmare (1958)

Not Rated | 25 min | Horror, Mystery

6.4
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A young man, badgered by his father to work in his aviation company, sees a vision of a man while on a routine air-flight. The vision tells him to go to a certain location and he does...in ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Landres | Stars: Boris Karloff, Ron Hagerthy, Myron Healey, Roy Engel

Votes: 117

36. Greatest Events of WWII in Colour (2019)
Episode: Dresden Firestorm (2019)

50 min | Documentary, History, War

8.2
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The Allies' bombing of the German city of Dresden was one of the most controversial of WWII. Rare archive footage tells the story as it's never seen before.

Stars: Derek Jacobi, Phillips O'Brien, Sönke Neitzel, James Holland

Votes: 340

37. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: Hogan Goes Hollywood (1969)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, War

7.7
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To complete a mission given to him by the Underground, Hogan makes use of an American actor that is appearing in a German propaganda film.

Director: Edward H. Feldman | Stars: Bob Crane, Werner Klemperer, John Banner, Robert Clary

Votes: 115

38. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: How's the Weather? (1970)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, War

8.0
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Throwing a party for Klink, the prisoners use the party balloons to get weather information.

Director: Marc Daniels | Stars: Bob Crane, Werner Klemperer, John Banner, Robert Clary

Votes: 109

39. Battle 360 (2008– )
Episode: Jaws of the Enemy (2008)

TV-PG | 55 min | Documentary, History, War

7.8
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American forces go on the offensive and take Guadalcanal from the Japanese. But the Japanese want it back and fight fiercely to get it.

Stars: Sam Dolan, Alan Pietruszewski

Votes: 17

40. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: Kommandant Gertrude (1971)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, War

8.0
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Hogan must get a U.S. general out of camp just as General Burkhalter's sister shows up with her intended - Klink's new number two.

Director: Bruce Bilson | Stars: Bob Crane, Werner Klemperer, John Banner, Robert Clary

Votes: 120

41. Dogfights (2005– )
Episode: Long Odds (2007)

TV-PG | 46 min | Documentary, History, War

7.3
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Famous dogfights with bombers ill-equipped for that kind of combat.

Director: Robert Kirk | Star: Phil Crowley

Votes: 20

42. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: Look at the Pretty Snowflakes (1971)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, War

8.0
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A snow avalanche is part of Hogan's plan to stall a Panzer division.

Director: Irving J. Moore | Stars: Bob Crane, Werner Klemperer, John Banner, Robert Clary

Votes: 123

43. Dogfights (2005– )
Episode: Luftwaffe's Deadliest Mission (2007)

TV-PG | 44 min | Documentary, History, War

7.5
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The missions of Nazi Germany's Sonderkommando aerial ramming unit, the Luftwaffe's last ditch defense tactic against Allied bombers.

Director: Jason McKinley | Star: Phil Crowley

Votes: 20

44. Plane Resurrection (2016– )
Episode: Mustang Alley (2016)

TV-PG | 49 min | Documentary

8.8
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The history of the P-51 Mustang is recounted alongside Maurice Hammond's meticulous refurbishment of a an actual aircraft.

Stars: Robert Boyall, Brian Coleman, Diane Hammond, Maurice Hammond

Votes: 5

45. Dogfights (2005– )
Episode: No Room for Error (2007)

TV-14 | 44 min | Documentary, History, War

7.2
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Notable low altitude dogfights.

Director: Jason McKinley | Star: Phil Crowley

Votes: 13

46. Dogfights (2005– )
Episode: Secret Weapons (2008)

TV-PG | 44 min | Documentary, History, War

6.8
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This program explains the operation of the messerschmitt-me-163-komet, Kaiten suicide torpedo and Project Anvil's radio controlled bomber. All were military failures but effective terror weapons and research projects.

Star: Phil Crowley

Votes: 9

47. Savage Planet (2000– )
Episode: Storms of the Century (2000)

Documentary

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Survivors describe their experiences in severe sudden storms including an extra-tropical cyclone in the Florida keys, a blizzard in Appalachian Mountains of Tennessee, a container ship ... See full summary »

48. Nazi Mega Weapons (2013– )
Episode: Super Tanks (2013)

TV-PG | 56 min | Documentary, History, War

7.5
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The story of Nazi engineers tasked with fulfilling Hitler's megalomaniac demand for the construction of a land battleship weighing 1,000 tons.

Directors: Luke McLaughlin, Gary Johnstone | Stars: Eirik Bar, Brando Boniver, James Holland, Corey Johnson

Votes: 67

49. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: The Big Broadcast (1970)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, War

7.9
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Radio detection equipment prohibits Hogan from using their usual radio so they borrow the one in Klink's car.

Director: Jerry London | Stars: Bob Crane, Werner Klemperer, John Banner, Robert Clary

Votes: 118

50. Hogan's Heroes (1965–1971)
Episode: The Big Gamble (1969)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, War

7.9
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Hogan receives orders to get a secret box off a plane that went down near Stalag 13.

Director: Marc Daniels | Stars: Bob Crane, Werner Klemperer, John Banner, Robert Clary

Votes: 116



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