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100+ Educational WWII Movies & Series

Is your child obsessed with World War 2? Maybe they love to read about the machines that were used or draw clothing from the 40’s. Either way, WWII was a huge piece of our history and we should be learning about it as much as possible. For us, we love using Netflix, Hulu and YouTube to find some of our favorite shows. But sometimes, we just want to watch a movie! That’s why I’ve rounded up 100+ educational WWII movies and series for you to enjoy with the whole family!

Learn history while binging on educational WWII movies! This list has them all! #learnwithmovies #amazonprime #homeschool #homeschoolers

100+ Educational WWII Movies & Series

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The ZooKeepers Wife

The Hiding Place

Book Theif

Hacksaw Ridge

My Daughter, Anne Frank

Diary of Anne Frank

Boy in the Striped Pajamas

Miracle at Midnight

Life is Beautiful

Torchlighters Corrie Ten Boom

The Monuments Men

Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

Night by Elie Weisel

Saints & Soldiers

The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich

The Pianist

Schindler’s List

War Horse

Walk on Water

The Longest Day

Saving Private Ryan

The Great Dictator

Wind Talkers

Band of Brothers

The Long Long Holiday


Memphis Belle

WWII In Color

Dirty Dozen

Pearl Harbor

The Great Escape

Bridge Over River Kwai


Letters from Iwo Jima


The Great Raid

The Best Years of Our Life

Tora Tora Tora

The Island on Bird Street

Ghost Army

Forgiving Dr. Mengele

Empire of the Sun

Josef Mengele: Hunting a Nazi Criminal


No Place on Earth

Silent Night

The Number on Great Grandpa’s Arm

American Girl Movie: Molly


Hiroshima: Out of the Ashes

Honor Flight

The World Wars

Miracle at Moreaux

The Devil’s Arithmatic

A Bridge Too Far

To Hell and Back


Paper Clips

Das Boot

Wallenberg: A Hero’s Story



Inglorious Bastards

City of Life and Death


Battle of Midway

Operation Petticoat

The Man Who Never Was

The Imitation Game

Sarah’s Key

Beneath Hill 60


Three Came Home

Fall of the Innocent

Come Before Winter


The Exception

Sarah’s War

The Ninth Day

The King’s Choice


The Magic of Ordinary Days

Why We Fight

A Town Like Alice

A Bag of Marbles

Save the Children

Ashes in the Snow

Where Hands Touch


Bye Bye Germany

Big Sonia

The Couple

Labyrinth of Lies

Hearts of War


Black Book

Divided We Fall

In Darkness

Winter in Wartime


Dirty Wolves

Educational World War 2 Series

Home Fires

Bomb Girls

Bletchley Circle

Land Girls

Foyle’s War

Coal House at War

Wartime Farm

Bomber Boys

The Man in the High Castle

There you have it! Over 100 of the best educational WWII movies and series for you to binge-watch!

Which is your family’s favorite?

Learn history while binging on educational WWII movies! This list has them all! #learnwithmovies #amazonprime #homeschool #homeschoolers

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