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Feb 22, 2017

Ken Burns: The Civil War / The Civil War 1990 4.2/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Ken Burns's documentary depicts the action of famous Civil War battles, and relates the stories of soldiers, generals and a beleaguered president. Sam Waterston, Julie Harris, Jason Robards, Morgan Freeman dir. Ken Burns Feb 22, 2017 9 episodes
Ken Burns: The War / The War 2007 4.2/5 TV-14 SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer This documentary brings the harrowing history of World War II to life through the personal accounts of participants from four American towns. Quentin Aanenson, Adam Arkin, Kevin Conway, Keith David dir. Ken Burns, Lynn Novick Feb 22, 2017

Feb 15, 2017

Close Quarter Battle / Season 1 2012 3.2/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer U.S. Special Forces veteran Terry Schappert hosts this series that analyzes the operations of military and police units in urban combat scenarios. Terry Schappert Feb 15, 2017 12 episodes

Feb 10, 2017

Hitler - A Career 1977 3.7/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary examines how Adolf Hitler's talent for manipulation, psychology and image-making led him from humble origins to near-world conquest. Gert Westphal dir. Joachim Fest, Christian Herrendoerfer 150 minutes Feb 10, 2017 418

Jan 06, 2017

Plane Resurrection / Season 1 2015 3.9/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer The P1D Mustang and the T6 Texan are just two of the highlighted old fighter planes being restored to their former glory by dedicated admirers. Jan 06, 2017 6 episodes

Jan 01, 2017

The Land of the Enlightened 2016 3.0/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer In the rugged mountains of Afghanistan, armed bands of young boys survive by scavenging for old land mines, mining lapis lazuli and trading in opium. Sohrab Nazari dir. Pieter-Jan De Pue 83 minutes Jan 01, 2017 54

Dec 31, 2016

Frontline Fighting: Battling ISIS 2015 3.8/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Cameras follow three Brits -- a former IT worker, an ex-currency trader and a soldier turned activist -- who've signed up to fight ISIS in Syria. dir. Dan Reed 47 minutes Dec 31, 2016 1

Dec 16, 2016

Theo Who Lived 2016 3.5/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer American journalist Theo Padnos retraces the Middle Eastern journey that led to his 2012 kidnapping and brutal torture by an al-Qaida faction. dir. David Shisgall 85 minutes Dec 16, 2016 117

Dec 06, 2016

Homeland (Iraq Year Zero) / Season 1 2016 2.3/5 TV-14 SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Home-movie footage reveals the daily lives, hopes and fears of an Iraqi family before and after the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003. Dec 06, 2016 2 episodes

Dec 01, 2016

Return to the USS Atlanta: Defender of Guadalcanal 2012 3.7/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer As divers visit the wreck of the USS Atlanta, historians and veterans analyze the Battle of Guadalcanal, the "barroom brawl" that sank it. dir. Shareen Anderson 52 minutes Dec 01, 2016 59

Oct 01, 2016

Lessons of Darkness 1995 3.5/5  100%  93% NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Acclaimed director Werner Herzog went to Kuwait in 1992 to document the aftermath of the first Gulf War, focusing on the devastating oil fires set by retreating Iraqi soldiers that transformed the country's beautiful landscape. Werner Herzog dir. Werner Herzog 54 minutes Oct 01, 2016 348
Little Dieter Needs to Fly 1998 3.8/5  93%  94% NYT Review NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Werner Herzog directs this emotional documentary about Dieter Dengler, a naval pilot in the Vietnam War who was shot down over Laos and taken captive. Dieter Dengler dir. Werner Herzog 76 minutes Oct 01, 2016 470

Sep 15, 2016

Wartime Portraits / Season 1 2014 2.3/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Expert interviews, archival footage and engaging reenactments tell the stories of five of World War II's most colorful heroes. Sep 15, 2016 5 episodes

Sep 01, 2016

Auschwitz: The nazis and the final solution / Season 1 2005 3.9/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer This landmark series puts together a complete history of Auschwitz, the site of the largest mass murder the world has ever seen. Samuel West, Linda Ellerbee, Linda Hunt, Horst-Günter Marx dir. Laurence Rees, Catherine Tatge Sep 01, 2016 6 episodes
Battle of Britain: The Real Story 2010 3.9/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Historian James Holland analyzes intelligence records and eyewitness accounts from both sides of the Battle of Britain. dir. Aaron Young 59 minutes Sep 01, 2016 81
Churchill's First World War 2013 3.9/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Relying on his intimate letters to his wife, this docudrama examines Winston Churchill's extraordinary experiences during the Great War. dir. Adam Kemp 89 minutes Sep 01, 2016 130
The First World War From Above 2010 3.9/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Aerial footage from 1919 captures the battlefields of World War I, revealing the destruction and devastation inflicted across Europe. Fergal Keane dir. Mark Radice 59 minutes Sep 01, 2016 153
Great Raids of World War II 2006 3.9/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer This series presents six stories of small-scale Allied military operations told through the accounts of World War II veterans and archival footage. Robert Powell Sep 01, 2016 6 episodes
Hiroshima: BBC History of World War II 2005 4.0/5 NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Blending archival film, dramatizations and special effects, this documentary recounts the world's first nuclear attack and examines the repercussions. John Hurt dir. Paul Wilmshurst 89 minutes Sep 01, 2016 365
The Wheelchair President / Season 1 2015 3.9/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Host David Reynolds examines President Franklin D. Roosevelt's wartime leadership and how his health and marriage influenced his decision-making. David Reynolds Sep 01, 2016 2 episodes
The World's War: Forgotten Soldiers of the Empire 2014 3.8/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer World War I seared European soldiers' legacy into the history books, but troops from India, Asia and Africa also made great sacrifice for the Allies. Sep 01, 2016 2 episodes

Aug 15, 2016

Behind Enemy Lines / Season 1 2001 3.6/5 TV-14 SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Interviews with veterans and archival footage reveal the origins of Britain's elite World War II hit-and-run commando units. Aug 15, 2016 4 episodes
World War Two: 1942 and Hitler's Soft Underbelly / Season 1 2011 4.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer In 1942, Winston Churchill thought the best way to attack Hitler's empire was through its "soft underbelly": positions in Italy and North Africa. David Reynolds Aug 15, 2016 2 episodes

Jul 01, 2016

Exit Afghanistan 2013 3.1/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Featuring interviews with participants on all sides, this documentary questions Norway and the West's protracted military involvement in Afghanistan. dir. Anders Sømme Hammer, Marius Arnesen 58 minutes Jul 01, 2016 1