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Pacific War Theatrical Movies, Television & Miniseries
Listing of Hollywood movies and non-documentary films that feature or are related to WWII Pacific (incomplete list). Have a suggestion, email us to add your favorite movie. Internet Movie Database listing links provided for detailed movie information. Thanks to John Wilson for additional links.

The Flying Tigers
The Batle of Midway (1942)
Guadalcanal Diary (1943)
Bombardier (1943)
Recognition of the Japanese Zero (1943)
Destination Tokyo (1943)
Crash Dive (1943)
So Proudly We Hail! (1943)
The Purple Heart (1944)
The Fighting Seabees (1944)
30 Seconds Over Tokyo (1944)
They Were Expendable (1945)
Back to Bataan (1945)
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)

The Sands of Iwo Jima (1950)
Three Came Home (1950)
American Guerrilla in the Philippines (1950)
Submarine Command (1951)
Flying Leathernecks (1951)
From Here To Eternity (1953)
Above And Beyond (1953)
Battle Cry (1955)
Heaven Knows Mr. Allison (1957)
Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
South Pacific (1958)
Run Silent, Run Deep (1958)

Wackiest Ship in the Army (1960)
PT-109 (1963)
The Thin Red Line (1964)
The Sand Pebbles (1966)

Tora, Tora, Tora (1970)
Midway (1970)
Ôzora no samurai (1976)
MacArthur (1977)

Merry Christmas, Mr Lawrence (1983)
Empire of the Sun (1987)
The Heroes (1988)

Prisoners of the Sun (Blood Oath) (1990)
Mission of the Shark (1991)
Heros II: The Return (1992)
Paradise Road (1997)
The Thin Red Line (1998)

Pearl Harbor (2001)
Windtalkers (2002)
The Great Raid (2003)
Kokoda: 39th (2006)
Flags of Our Fathers (2006)
Letters From Iwo Jima (2006)

The Pacific (2010)
Unbroken (2014)
Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

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September 20, 2017

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