An overview of all Netflix Classic Films movies and series. 29 titles were found.
The theatrical cut of Wolfgang Petersen's epic drama delves into the lives of a German U-boat crew patrolling treacherous waters during World War II.
, Wolfgang Petersen
, Klaus Wennemann
, Uwe Ochsenknecht
, Erwin Leder
, Heinz Hoenig
, Bernd Tauber
, Hubertus Bengsch
, Martin Semmelrogge
, Martin May
, Jürgen Prochnow
, Jan Fedder
, Oliver Stritzel
, Claude-Oliver Rudolph
, Ralf Richter
, Joachim Bernhard
This documentary urged African Americans to enlist and join in the effort to be part of America's continuing fight in World War II.
This World War II-era training film dramatizes how secret agents should act while undercover and how to avoid capture by enemies.
Frank Capra's documentary chronicles the rise of authoritarianism in Germany, Italy and Japan as America prepares for a defense of liberty.
British and American troops join forces to liberate a Nazi stranglehold in North Africa, sharing battles, hard work and a peaceful Christmas dinner.
This documentary centers on the crew of the B-17 Flying Fortress Memphis Belle as it prepares to execute a strategic bombing mission over Germany.
Director John Ford captures combat footage of the Battle of Midway, an air and sea campaign that was a turning point in the war in the Pacific.
A P-47 Thunderbolt squadron is shown in preparation, at play and in bombing raids aiming to halt Nazi supply lines and aid Allied ground troops.
Some returning combat veterans suffer scars that are more psychological than physical. This film follows patients and staff during their treatment.
Shocking footage shows Nazi concentration camps after liberation, including Buchenwald and Ohrdruf, where Gen. Eisenhower ordered local Nazis to tour.
After the Allies invade Italy, the Liri Valley town of San Pietro becomes an example of the brutal effects of combat, both for soldiers and civilians.
Though culturally insensitive by modern standards, this propaganda film examines the history of Japan from the 16th century through the 1930s.
An alien ship crashes in the Arizona desert, and the extraterrestrials assume the identities of the locals in order to buy enough time to make repairs. But one man discovers the truth, and soon his wife is replaced by one of the aliens.
This newly preserved collection features more than 20 films made by groundbreaking African American directors for black audiences from 1915 to 1946.