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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.

1940s
The Flying Tigers
(1942)
The Batle of Midway (1942)
Guadalcanal Diary (1943)
Bombardier (1943)
Recognition of the Japanese Zero (1943)
Destination Tokyo (1943)
Crash Dive (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)

1950s
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)
Battle Cry (1955)
Heaven Knows Mr. Allison (1957)
Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
South Pacific (1958)
Run Silent, Run Deep (1958)

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

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

1980s
Merry Christmas, Mr Lawrence (1983)
Empire of the Sun (1987)
The Heroes (1988)

1990s
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)

2000s
Pearl Harbor (2001)
Windtalkers (2002)
The Great Raid (2003)
Kokoda: 39th (2006)
Flags of Our Fathers (2006)
Letters From Iwo Jima (2006)

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

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Last Updated
May 22, 2017

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