American Revolutionary War (1775-1782)

Sons of Liberty (2015)
Sam Adams and the beginning of the American Revolution
John Adams (2008)
Miniseries of John Adams and the first 50 years of the USA
Adams Chronicles (1976)
Life of 4 generations of the Adams family of Massachusetts
The Howards of Virginia (1940)
The run-up to the Revolution in Virginia
Choosing Revolution (1999)
Brothers of the well-known Randolph family of Virginia choose different sides during the time of revolution
Allegheny Uprising (1939)
Colonials in Pennsylvania have an uprising even before the American Revolution
The Bastard (1978)
First part of John Jakes' novels: poor French man and his mother come to the 13 colonies and get involved with the events leading up to the American Revolution (based on John Jakes's novels)
The Rebels (1979)
Second part of John Jakes' novels, not as good as The Bastard
Johnny Tremain (1957)
A young fellow caught up in the Boston Tea Party and the Battle of Lexington & Concord
April Morning (1988)
Battle of Lexington & Concord,1775, war starts before Dec. of Independence
1776 (1972)
Musical about the political maneuvering in order to produce an acceptable-to-all Declaration of Independence
Sybil Ludington (2010)
Sybil Ludington made a night ride on April 26, 1777 to alert American colonial forces in Connecticut and New York of the approach of the British
John Paul Jones (1959)
Robert Stack as the naval hero
The Crossing (2000)
Delaware River crossing by George Washington, December 25, 1776
George Washington II: The Forging of a Nation (1986)
Miniseries with Barry Bostwick as Washington; interesting too because it is Viggo Mortensen's first film
Lafayette (1961)
The Frenchman who fought for American independence
Kosciuszko pod Raclawicami (1938)
Polish soldier who served in the American Revolution and also battled in Poland
Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)
Mohawk Valley, New York frontier in the Revolution
Benedict Arnold: A Question of Honor (2003)
The infamous American traitor (1779)
The Scarlet Coat (1955)
For money Benedict Arnold wants to offer up West Point to the British
The Patriot (2000)
Battle of Cowpens, South Carolina, January 17, 1781 (with Mel Gibson)
Revolution (1985)
Set within the American Revolution, such as the Battle of Brooklyn Heights, the winter encampment at Valley Forge and the Battle of Yorktown (starring Al Pacino)
The Swamp Fox: The Birth of the Swamp Fox (1959)
South Carolina revolutionary guerrilla leader (with Leslie Nielsen)
The World Turned Upside Down (1985)
Struggle of a family who supported Britain in the American Revolution; emigration to Canada may be the only answer
Bolivar Is Me (2002)
Revolution in South America
An actor playing the Liberator Simon Bolivar starts working to complete Bolivar's dream of a "Great Colombia"