7 Poll Suggestions: Best War Movies of the Decade (1950s-2010s) (6/7 live)

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War is hell and these films showed us exactly why. The following films either took place during wartime, showed us ways in which the war affected others or immersed us directly into the horrors on the battlefield.

Which of these War movies will you most likely remember?




Title: The Best '50s War Movie
List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls042281049/
Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/tKGsOlgPBRI/

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Title: The Best '60s War Movie
List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls042281330/
Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/4ZqxVwH_B24/

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Title: The Best '70s War Movie
List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls042281275/
Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/vp-080kZYWw/

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Title: The Best '80s War Movie
List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls042281956/
Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/2ZcHD1yzWow/

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Title: The Best '90s War Movie
List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls042283022/
Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/sW59j8rQNtg/

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Title: The Best 2000s War Movie
List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls042283712/
Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/0k2k2HM-2O8/

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Title: The Best 2010s War Movie
List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls042283354/
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Kyle Perez

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Posted 2 months ago

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Pencho15

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Time for 2010's?
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Kyle Perez

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I agree, Pencho! It's funny, a lot of my 2010s-related poll suggestions still seem to be floating around in GS, I wonder if the admins are waiting until closer to the end of the decade to make these go live... that would make sense.
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Might there still be some new releases this year that you may want to include?

For instance, Terrence Malick's new movie is a war story.
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Kyle Perez

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Didn't know he was doing a war picture; interesting genre for him to take on considering his track record. I'll add it now and then I'd say it's good to go 
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pere-25366's poll The Best '80s War Movie is the 290th poll to reach 10,000 votes. It currently has 11,323 votes with a rank of 224.

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Congratulations pere-25366. This is the 32nd time your poll has been featured at IMDb Home Page (http://www.imdb.com) since July 28, 2015.

6 June 2019:
The Best '60s War Movie

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I tried to pick based on a mix of the movie's lasting influence, relevance, cultural importance, and how it was received by the audiences of their day, in relation to their own lives or experiences in war.

1940's
Best Years of Our Lives
1950's
Paths of Glory
1960's
The Dirty Dozen
1970's
The Deer Hunter
1980's
Platoon (In my opinion, this is the finest war film, ever)
1990's
The Thin Red Line
2000's
Taegukgi
2010's
TOO SOON TO TELL

Unsung Heroes (personal favorites)
Glory, '80's
Bridge on the River Kwai, 50's
Pork Chop Hill, 50's
The Longest Day, 60's
Soldier of Orange, 70's
M*A*S*H, 70's
Catch-22, 70's
We Were Soldiers, 00's
Black Hawk Down, 00's
Mother Night, 90's
Schindler's List, 90's
The Killing Fields, 80's
Salvador, 80's
Born on the Fourth of July, 80's
Heaven and Earth, 90's
Coming Home, 70's
Gardens of Stone, 80's
The Horse Soldiers, 50's

Pretty sure I'm leaving a thousand off the list.