1949

The Fall of Berlin
6.1

The Fall of Berlin

Dec. 25, 1949

The Fall of Berlin

Surrounded by a few party officials, Alexei Ivanov, a stakhanovist smelter, is decorated by Stalin. The “Little Father of the ...
Twelve O’Clock High
7.7

Twelve O’Clock High

Dec. 21, 1949

Twelve O’Clock High

In this story of the early days of daylight bombing raids over Germany, General Frank Savage must take command of a “hard luck” ...
Sands of Iwo Jima
7.1

Sands of Iwo Jima

Dec. 14, 1949

Sands of Iwo Jima

The relationship between Sergeant Stryker and a group of rebellious recruits is made difficult by the Sergeant’s tough training tactics. At ...
The Hasty Heart
7.3

The Hasty Heart

Dec. 02, 1949

The Hasty Heart

It’s 1945, Burma, the day the war is over! For many this means they’ve survived and will be going home. But not for everyone. A ...
Battleground
7.4

Battleground

Nov. 09, 1949

Battleground

The film concentrates on the camaraderie and the divisions between the troops as they ready for the big offensive. Told in a taut narrative, the ...
The Red Danube
6.4

The Red Danube

Oct. 14, 1949

The Red Danube

A Russian ballerina in Vienna tries to flee KGB agents and defect.
Landfall
6.9

Landfall

Sep. 30, 1949

Landfall

A British coastal command pilot is charged with neglect when it is thought that he has sunk a British submarine rather than a German U-boat. ...
The Flame that Never Dies
7.3

The Flame that Never Dies

Inspired to the real story of the Carabiniere Salvo D’Acquisto. We see how, to save 22 hostages from dead sentence by Nazi, he decided to ...
Task Force
6.7

Task Force

Aug. 30, 1949

Task Force

After learning the finer points of carrier aviation in the 1920s, career officer Jonathan Scott and his pals spend the next two decades promoting ...
Sword in the Desert
6.7

Sword in the Desert

Aug. 24, 1949

Sword in the Desert

First American film about the conflict between Jewish nationalists and the British in the creation of the state of Israel.
The Lost People
6.7

The Lost People

Aug. 22, 1949

The Lost People

Set in a German theatre after the Second World War, two British soldiers are holding a disparate and hostile band of refugees in this theatre, ...
I Was a Male War Bride
7.0

I Was a Male War Bride

Captain Henri Rochard is a French officer assigned to work with Lieut. Catherine Gates. Through a wacky series of misadventures, they fall in ...
The Star
7.1

The Star

Jun. 06, 1949

The Star

Command of one of the Soviet divisions becomes aware of the alleged enemy counterattack. The scouts sent into the enemy’s rear to refine ...
Le Silence de la Mer
7.6

Le Silence de la Mer

Apr. 22, 1949

Le Silence de la Mer

In a small town in occupied France in 1941, the German officer, Werner Von Ebrennac is billeted in the house of the uncle and his niece. The ...
Meeting on the Elbe
6.4

Meeting on the Elbe

Mar. 16, 1949

Meeting on the Elbe

Soviet and American soldiers are meeting on the shores of the Elbe river in Germany in 1945.
The Small Back Room
7.3

The Small Back Room

Feb. 21, 1949

The Small Back Room

At the height of World War II, the Germans begin dropping a new type of booby-trapped bomb on England. Sammy Rice, a highly-skilled but haunted ...