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The Best War Movies and TV Shows on CBS All Access

Finding a good War movie and TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best War movies and TV shows of all time streaming on CBS All Access.

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1. Star Trek: First Contact

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7.6/10
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86/100
Released: 1996Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Science-Fiction

What it's about: The Borg, a relentless race of cyborgs, are on a direct course for Earth. Violating orders to stay away from the battle, Captain Picard and the crew of the newly-commissioned USS Enterprise E pursue the Borg back in time to prevent the invaders from changing Federation history and assimilating the galaxy.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Plex, PopcornFlix & Crackle), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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2. The African Queen

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7.7/10
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83/100
Released: 1952Rated: PG
Action & Adventure, Romance

What it's about: At the start of the First World War, in the middle of Africa’s nowhere, a gin soaked riverboat captain is persuaded by a strong-willed missionary to go down river and face-off a German warship.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (PlutoTV), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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3. Stalag 17

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82/100
Released: 1953
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: It's a dreary Christmas 1944 for the American POWs in Stalag 17 and the men in Barracks 4, all sergeants, have to deal with a grave problem—there seems to be a security leak.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi & PlutoTV), stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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4. if....

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78/100
Released: 1968Rated: R
Drama, Cult

What it's about: Satire about a traditional English boys' boarding school, where social hierarchy reigns supreme and power remains in the hands of distanced and ineffectual teachers and callously vicious prefects in the Upper Sixth. But three Lower Sixth students, leader Mick Travis, Wallace and Johnny decide on a shocking course of action to redress the balance of privilege once and for all.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, CBS All Access & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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5. Reds

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77/100
Released: 1981Rated: PG
Drama, Biography

What it's about: An account of the revolutionary years of the legendary American journalist John Reed (1887-1920), who shared his adventurous professional life with his radical commitment to the socialist revolution in Russia, his dream of spreading its principles among the members of the American working class, and his troubled romantic relationship with the writer Louise Bryant (1885-1936).

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (PlutoTV), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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6. Hamburger Hill

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75/100
Released: 1987Rated: R
Drama, Action & Adventure

What it's about: The men of Bravo Company are facing a battle that's all uphill… up Hamburger Hill. Fourteen war-weary soldiers are battling for a mud-covered mound of earth so named because it chews up soldiers like chopped meat. They are fighting for their country, their fellow soldiers and their lives. War is hell, but this is worse. Hamburger Hill tells it the way it was, the way it really was. It's a raw, gritty and totally unrelenting dramatic depiction of one of the fiercest battles of America's bloodiest war. This happened. Hamburger Hill - war at its worst, men at their best.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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7. Wings

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74/100
Released: 1927Rated: PG
Drama, Romance

What it's about: Two young men, one rich, one middle class, both in love with the same woman, become US Air Corps fighter pilots and, eventually, heroic flying aces during World War I. Devoted best friends, their mutual love of the girl eventually threatens their bond. Meanwhile, a hometown girl who's the lovestruck lifelong next door neighbor of one of them, pines away.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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8. Operation Petticoat

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74/100
Released: 1959Rated: PG
Comedy, Romance

What it's about: A World War II submarine commander finds himself stuck with a decrepit sub, a con-man executive officer, and a group of army nurses.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (PlutoTV), stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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9. Sahara

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72/100
Released: 2005Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Comedy

What it's about: Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure hunt.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, Plex & 1 other), stream on a subscription service (fuboTV & CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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10. The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek

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72/100
Released: 1943
Comedy, Romance

What it's about: A small-town girl with a soft spot for American soldiers wakes up the morning after a wild farewell party for the troops to find that she married someone she can't remember.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, CBS All Access & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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11. Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

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71/100
Released: 1957
Biography, Drama

What it's about: Lawman Wyatt Earp and outlaw Doc Holliday form an unlikely alliance which culminates in their participation in the legendary Gunfight at the O.K. Corral.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (PlutoTV), stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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12. SEAL Team

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70/100
Year: 2017-2020Rated: TV-14Seasons: 4
Drama, Action & Adventure

What it's about: The lives of the elite Navy Seals as they train, plan and execute the most dangerous, high-stakes missions our country can ask.

Where to Watch: 64 episodes (94%) are available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV & CBS All Access). 64 episodes (94%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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13. World Trade Center

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69/100
Released: 2006Rated: PG-13
Drama, History

What it's about: After the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the wreckage while the rescue teams fight to save them.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi & PlutoTV), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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14. Star Trek: Nemesis

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6.4/10
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68/100
Released: 2002Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Science-Fiction

What it's about: En route to the honeymoon of William Riker to Deanna Troi on her home planet of Betazed, Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise receives word from Starfleet that a coup has resulted in the installation of a new Romulan political leader, Shinzon, who claims to seek peace with the human-backed United Federation of Planets. Once in enemy territory, the captain and his crew make a startling discovery: Shinzon is human, a slave from the Romulan sister planet of Remus, and has a secret, shocking relationship to Picard himself.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Plex, PopcornFlix & Crackle), stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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15. Funeral in Berlin

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6.9/10
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66/100
Released: 1966
Thriller, Mystery

What it's about: Colonel Stok, a Soviet intelligence officer responsible for security at the Berlin Wall, appears to want to defect but the evidence is contradictory. Stok wants the British to handle his defection and asks for one of their agents, Harry Palmer, to smuggle him out of East Germany.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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16. NCIS: New Orleans

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66/100
Year: 2014-2020Rated: TV-14Seasons: 6
Action & Adventure, Mystery

What it's about: A drama about the local field office that investigates criminal cases affecting military personnel in The Big Easy, a city known for its music, entertainment and decadence.

Where to Watch: 140 episodes (98%) are available to stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access). 17 episodes (12%) are available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (TNT). 141 episodes (99%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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17. JAG

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65/100
Year: 1995-2020Rated: TV-PGSeasons: 10
Drama, Action & Adventure

What it's about: Harmon "Harm" Rabb Jr. is a former pilot turned lawyer working for the military's JAG (Judge Advocate General) division, the elite legal wing of officers that prosecutes and defends those accused of military-related crimes. He works closely with Lt. Col. Sarah Mackenzie, and together they do what needs to be done to find the truth.

Where to Watch: 83 episodes (36%) are available to stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access). 21 episodes (9%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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18. The Great Raid

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6.7/10
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65/100
Released: 2005Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: As World War II rages, the elite Sixth Ranger Battalion is given a mission of heroic proportions: push 30 miles behind enemy lines and liberate over 500 American prisoners of war.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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19. Uncommon Valor

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62/100
Released: 1983Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese...

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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20. Fat Man and Little Boy

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60/100
Released: 1989Rated: PG-13
Biography, Drama

What it's about: This film reenacts the Manhattan Project, the secret wartime project in New Mexico where the first atomic bombs were designed and built.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (PlutoTV), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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21. Star Trek: Short Treks

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6.9/10
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59/100
Year: 2018-2020Rated: TV-14Seasons: 2
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: Each episode of Star Trek: Short Treks tells a stand-alone story that serves as an opportunity for deeper storytelling and exploration of key characters and themes that fit into Star Trek: Discovery and the expanding Star Trek universe.

Where to Watch: 10 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access).

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22. Another 48 Hrs.

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59/100
Released: 1990Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Comedy

What it's about: For the past four years, San Francisco cop Jack Cates has been after an unidentified drug kingpin who calls himself the "Ice Man". Jack finds a picture that proves that the Ice Man has put a price on the head of Reggie Hammond, who is scheduled to be released from prison on the next day.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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23. Air Warriors

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41/100
Year: 2014-2020Rated: TV-PGSeasons: 7
Documentary, Reality

What it's about: They are the high-flying pride of the U.S. military, one-of-a-kind warriors that, over the decades, collectively revolutionized aerial warfare. Through rare, archival footage and compelling testimonies, meet the men and women who fly and maintain these Air Warriors and see how they've overcome incredible obstacles to rule the sky.

Where to Watch: 1 episodes (4%) are available to watch free online (Smithsonian). 18 episodes (67%) are available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, CBS All Access & Smithsonian Earth). 17 episodes (63%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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24. Hell Below

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Year: 2016-2020Rated: TV-PGSeasons: 2
Documentary

What it's about: Hell Below is an event-based series charting the stealth game of sub sea warfare, tracking the dramatic narrative from contact to attack of the greatest submarine patrols of World War II. From the rise of the Wolfpack to the drive for victory in the Pacific, we profile the strategic masterminds and the rapid evolution of technology and tactics, as the threat of undersea warfare brings every sailor's worst nightmare to life. Expert analysis and stock footage are woven with narrative driven re-enactments filmed on authentic Second World War era submarines to place the characters at the heart of the action.

Where to Watch: 6 episodes (50%) are available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, CBS All Access & Smithsonian Earth). 12 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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25. Combat Ships

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6.7/10
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38/100
Year: 2017-2020Rated: TV-PGSeasons: 2
Documentary

What it's about: The very first submarine, which legend claims lurked beneath New York Harbor during the American Revolutionary War. The small ships that rescued thousands from Dunkirk. The destroyer that forced the easing of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Over the centuries, conflicts have prompted advances to ship designs, making vessels stronger, faster, smarter, and capable of changing the course of wars. Join us as we examine the world's greatest Combat Ships, and reveal how they shaped world history and inspired men and women to acts of incredible courage.

Where to Watch: 1 episodes (6%) are available to watch free online (Smithsonian). 10 episodes (56%) are available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, CBS All Access & Smithsonian Earth). 18 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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26. The Day Hitler Died

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6.9/10
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38/100
Released: 2016
Documentary, History

What it's about: The story of Hitler’s final hours told by people who were there. This special features exclusive forgotten interviews, believed lost for 65 years, with members of Hitler’s inner circle who were trapped with him in his bunker as the Russians fought to take Berlin. These unique interviews from figures such as the leader of the Hitler Youth Artur Axmann and Hitler’s secretary Traudl Junge, have never before been seen outside Germany. Using rarely seen archive footage and dramatic reconstruction, this special tells the story of Adolf Hitler’s final days in his Berlin bunker.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, CBS All Access & Smithsonian Earth).

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27. Bletchley Park: Code-breaking's Forgotten Genius

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6.9/10
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37/100
Released: 2015Rated: PG
Documentary, History

What it's about: Gordon Welchman was one of the original elite codebreakers crucial to the allies defeating the Nazis in World War II. He is the forgotten genius of Bletchley Park.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, CBS All Access & Smithsonian Earth).

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28. Adolf Island

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5.5/10
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32/100
Released: 2019
Documentary

What it's about: Forensic archaeologist Caroline Sturdy Colls seeks out a Nazi SS camp constructed in secrecy on the British Channel island of Alderney during World War II.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, CBS All Access & Smithsonian Earth) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 2 services (Prime Video & FandangoNOW).

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29. Memphis Belle in Color

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31/100
Released: 2019
Documentary

What it's about: In January 1942, the U.S. military created a new bomber command, the Eighth Air Force, and sent a small contingent of men overseas to loosen the Nazis' grip on Europe. The command's star player was the B-17, a fast, heavily armed aircraft that changed the course of World War II. Witness them take on the mighty German Luftwaffe over enemy skies. Discover the story of how one B-17--the Memphis Belle--and its crew lifted the spirits of a nation and became a symbol of American prowess in defense of freedom.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, CBS All Access & Smithsonian Earth) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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30. A Star-Spangled Story: Battle for America

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7.7/10
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29/100
Released: 2014Rated: PG
Documentary, History

What it's about: "The Star-Spangled Banner" is known by all, treasured for its powerful melody and stirring lyrics. And yet, only about 40% of U.S. citizens know all the words. And even fewer know their meaning. Join us as we travel back to 1814, when Washington D.C. was under British attack during the "Second War of Independence," and the very bricks and mortar of American democracy were reduced to smoking rubble. We examine the battle that inspired witness Francis Scott Key to immortalize its final moments, then reveal how his poem transformed into an anthem.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, CBS All Access & Smithsonian Earth) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Google Play).

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