contributed by Melissa Lucas, senior staff writer
Search online for good WW2 movies and Saving Private Ryan will be at the top of nearly every list. It is one of the most famous military movies for good reason. The reality of war differs not just from conflict to conflict, but from day to day within any given conflict. Saving Private Ryan managed to portray many of those realities with stunning accuracy all within a single film. There is no arguing that it is one of the best WW2 movies out there.
Which is why we didn’t include it on our list. You know about it already. You’ve probably already seen it. We want to tell you about some of the other WW2 movies on Netflix, Amazon Prime, and other streaming services – all of which are also well worth your time. Here are our top ten picks, plus two runners up.