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100 Greatest War Films (Channel 4)

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People who added this item 5975 Average listal rating (4056 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.6
Captain John Miller
"I just know that every man I kill, the farther away from home I feel."
People who added this item 3795 Average listal rating (2349 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.4
Lt. Col. Bill Kilgore
"Charlie don't surf."
People who added this item 1239 Average listal rating (825 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.2
Colin
"Afraid this tea's pathetic. Must have used these wretched leaves about twenty times. It's not that I mind so much. Tea without milk is so uncivilized."
People who added this item 5793 Average listal rating (3659 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.9
People who added this item 3985 Average listal rating (2621 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.3
Gunnery Sergeant Hartman
"The deadliest weapon in the world is a marine and his rifle. It is your killer instinct which must be harnessed if you expect to survive in combat. Your rifle is only a tool. It is a hard heart that kills. If your killer instincts are not clean and strong you will hesitate at the moment of truth. You will not kill. You will become dead marines and then you will be in a world of s**t because marines are not allowed to die without permission. Do you maggots understand?"
People who added this item 2539 Average listal rating (1594 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8.1
Platoon (1987)
Chris Taylor
"I think now, looking back, we did not fight the enemy, we fought ourselves. The enemy was in us. The war is over for me now, but it will always be there, the rest of my days."
People who added this item 435 Average listal rating (285 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.4
General Roy Urquhart
"Hancock. I've got lunatics laughing at me from the woods. My original plan has been scuppered now that the jeeps haven't arrived. My communications are completely broken down. Do you really believe any of that can be helped by a cup of tea?"
People who added this item 270 Average listal rating (185 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.7
Zulu (1964)
People who added this item 2503 Average listal rating (1679 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.7
People who added this item 84 Average listal rating (57 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.4
People who added this item 1996 Average listal rating (1285 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.1
People who added this item 4787 Average listal rating (3249 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 8.3
Braveheart (1995)
People who added this item 394 Average listal rating (269 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.5
People who added this item 474 Average listal rating (268 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.8
People who added this item 1828 Average listal rating (1086 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.6
People who added this item 1136 Average listal rating (659 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.3
Das Boot (1981)
President Merkin Muffley
"Gentlemen, you can't fight in here! This is the War Room."
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People who added this item 1080 Average listal rating (698 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7.2
People who added this item 386 Average listal rating (245 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.8
People who added this item 431 Average listal rating (275 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.7
People who added this item 893 Average listal rating (546 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.4
M*A*S*H (1970)
Trapper John
"I wish they wouldn't land those things here while we're playing golf."
People who added this item 1164 Average listal rating (729 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.4
People who added this item 6538 Average listal rating (4641 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8.5
Gladiator (2000)
Maximus
"My name is Maximus Decimus Meridius, Commander of the Armies of the North, General of the Felix Legions, loyal servant to the true emperor, Marcus Aurelius. Father to a murdered son, husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next."
People who added this item 1350 Average listal rating (844 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.9
Spartacus (1960)
People who added this item 596 Average listal rating (406 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.8
People who added this item 1426 Average listal rating (943 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.6
People who added this item 161 Average listal rating (118 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7
People who added this item 3281 Average listal rating (2005 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.5
Casablanca (1943)
People who added this item 1709 Average listal rating (1049 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.3
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People who added this item 4047 Average listal rating (2433 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.5
The Pianist (2002)
People who added this item 317 Average listal rating (230 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.6
People who added this item 1502 Average listal rating (949 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.7
People who added this item 149 Average listal rating (72 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.1
Henry V (1945)
People who added this item 320 Average listal rating (200 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.5
Cross of Iron (1977)
People who added this item 314 Average listal rating (174 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.4
Salvador (1986)
People who added this item 325 Average listal rating (202 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.5
People who added this item 1539 Average listal rating (922 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.3
People who added this item 36 Average listal rating (22 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.6
The Cruel Sea (1953)
People who added this item 338 Average listal rating (162 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.2
Catch-22 (1970)
Yossarian
"Let me see if I've got this straight: in order to be grounded, I've got to be crazy and I must be crazy to keep flying. But if I ask to be grounded, that means I'm not crazy any more and I have to keep flying."
People who added this item 1413 Average listal rating (767 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.8
People who added this item 673 Average listal rating (428 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.9
Patton (1970)
People who added this item 280 Average listal rating (156 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.1
People who added this item 317 Average listal rating (194 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.4
Gallipoli (1981)
People who added this item 22 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.3
People who added this item 1437 Average listal rating (955 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 7.1
Three Kings (1999)
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Channel 4's list of the 100 Greatest War Films.

Included in the notes is Top 10 War Quotes (in no order), also from the website.

Also check out escafeld's WWI films list.

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