Allied Invasion of France

Dieppe (1993)
1942, worst defeat of Canadian forces in World War II
Then There Were Giants (1994)
Allied leaders Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill and Joseph Stalin wage war against Nazi Germany
Yanks (1979)
Love stories involving American troops in England
Distant Voices, Still Lives (1988)
Lives of working class family in Liverpool, England, including the war years
A Family at War (1970)
A television series about the lower middle-class Ashton family from Liverpool and how WWII affected them
We’ll Meet Again (1982)
Deals with the building of relationships in England between a group of young women and the rowdy American fighter pilots stationed in their small village
The Longest Day (1962)
D-Day with lots of Hollywood stars
Band of Brothers (2001)
Easy Company of the 101st Airborne in many battles, including Bastogne during Battle of the Bulge
Overlord (1975)
Movie follows an ordinary British fellow from induction to D-Day
Storming Juno (2010)
Story of Canadian invasion of Juno Beach, Normandy, on D-Day
They Were Not Divided (1950)
British and American troops from D-Day to the end of the war over Germany
The Blockhouse (1973)
Slave workers on the Normandy defenses are trapped in a bunker when D-Day takes place; they stay there for over six years
Ike: Countdown to D-Day (2004)
Eisenhower has a lot of problems with the big egos around him
Fooling Hitler (2004)
Story of the deception of the Germans as to the D-Day landing
Pathfinders: In the Company of Strangers (2011)
Story of the Pathfinders who landed 30 minutes before the Normandy invasion
Female Agents (2008)
French women recruited as members of the British Special Operations Executive commando group
Ike: The War Years (1979)
Eisenhower fighting the Nazis and romancing his driver Kate Summersby
Patton (1970)
George C. Scott
Guns of Navarone (1961)
A British squad has to destroy two enormous guns on the Aegean island of Navarone that threaten British ships trying to sail to Kheros, near Turkey, where a large British force faces annihilation unless evacuated
To Hell and Back (1955)
Most decorated soldier in the history of the military, Audi Murphy
My Way (2011)
Korean soldiers are forced to serve in Japan's armed forces to fight the Russians
Go for Broke! (1951)
Japanese-American troops fight in Europe; the 442, the first all-Nisei (Japanese- American) Regimental combat team
Only the Brave (2006)
Japanese Americans of the 100th/442nd Regimental Combat Team rescue members of the Texas 141st Regiment known as the "Lost Battalion"
Bridge at Remagen (1969)
Allies plan to blow the bridge at Remagen, March 7, 1944
Days of Glory (2006)
North African Muslims in French colonies fight for France
Camp de Thiaroye (1988)
Senegalese soldiers fighting for France rebel against their ill-treatment after the end of the war
It Happened on July 20th (1955)
Attempt to assassinate Hitler, July 20, 1944
Valkyrie (2008)
Plot to kill Hitler (with Tom Cruise)
Operation Valkyrie (2004)
The attempt to kill Hitler
A Bridge Too Far (1977)
Allied defeat in Operation Market Garden, Sept 1944
The Last Drop (2006)
The British hatch a plan, Operation Market Garden, that proves a flop; a small unit collides with three renegade German soldiers, out to steal Dutch national treasures for themselves; Sept. 17-25, 1944
Soldier Soldier (1991)
Made for TV series with 23 DVDs about the lives and soldiering of the King's Own Fusiliers