Hungarian war movies

List of movies about the Second World War, the Great Patriotic War and other wars selected by visitors to our site: The King, Blade Runner 2049, The Last King, The Notebook, The Debt, The Round Up, Fateless, Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg, Underground
In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
The King (2019)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Hungary, Australia
CharactersKings, Friends, Princesses, Horses, Warriors, Archers
PlotLove, War, Political, Power, Confrontation
PlaceFrance, England
TimeMiddle Ages

England, 15th century. Hal, a capricious prince who lives among the populace far from court, is forced by circumstances to reluctantly accept the throne and become Henry V.

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, Canada, USA, Hungary
CharactersFamily, Twins, Fathers, Friends, Hunters, Dogs
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Love, War, Mystery, Investigation, Revolution
StyleCyberpunk, Depressive, Disturbing, Makes me think, For men

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.

The Last King (2016)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genreaction, drama, adventure, history
CountryNorway, Denmark, Sweden, Republic of Ireland, Hungary
PlotWar, Death, Mystery, Hunting, The escape

Year 1206. Norway is ravaged by civil war. The King's illegitimate son is guarded in deep secret. A boy that half of the kingdom wants to kill and two men will protect to the death. A boy named Earl Håkonsson. Birkebeiners is the story of the escape that changed Norway's history forever.

The Notebook (2013)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, military
CountryHungary, Germany, Austria, France
CharactersTwins, Teens
TimeWorld War II
StyleHeavy, Depressive

In a village on the Hungarian border, two young brothers grow up during war time with their cruel grandmother and must learn every trick of evil to survive in the absurd world of adults.

The Debt (2011)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Hungary, Israel
TimeCold War
StyleDisturbing, Action, Exciting, Tense

Rachel Singer is a former Mossad agent who tried to capture a notorious Nazi war criminal – the Surgeon of Birkenau – in a secret Israeli mission that ended with his death on the streets of East Berlin. Now, 30 years later, a man claiming to be the doctor has surfaced, and Rachel must return to Eastern Europe to uncover the truth. Overwhelmed by haunting memories of her younger self and her two fellow agents, the still-celebrated heroine must relive the trauma of those events and confront the debt she has incurred.

The Round Up (2010)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.1)
Genredrama, military, history
CountryFrance, Germany, Hungary
PlotSurvival, War, On real events
TimeWorld War II
StyleMakes me think, Depressive

Joseph is eleven. And this June morning, he must go to school, a yellow star sown on his chest. He receives the support of a goods dealer. The mockery of a baker. Between kindness and contempt, Jo, his Jewish friends, their families, learn of life in an occupied Paris, on the Butte Montmartre, where they've taken shelter. At least that's what they think, until that morning on July 16th 1942, when their fragile happiness is toppled over.

Fateless (2005)
Mark2 (imdb: 6.9)
Genremelodrama, drama, military
CountryHungary, Germany, United Kingdom, Israel
CharactersTeens, Jews, Family
PlotWar, Test
PlaceGermany, Concentration camp

An Hungarian youth comes of age at Buchenwald during World War II. György Köves is 14, the son of a merchant who's sent to a forced labor camp. After his father's departure, György gets a job at a brickyard; his bus is stopped and its Jewish occupants sent to camps. There, György find camaraderie, suffering, cruelty, illness, and death. He hears advice on preserving one's dignity and self-esteem. He discovers hatred. If he does survive and returns to Budapest, what will he find? What is natural; what is it to be a Jew? Sepia, black and white, and color alternate to shade the mood.

Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg (1990)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.5)
Genredrama, military, biography
CountrySweden, Hungary, Norway
CharactersHeroes, Losers
PlotPolitical, Survival, War, On real events
TimeWorld War II
StyleDepressive, Makes me think

Swedish account of Raoul Wallenberg, the man responsible for the largest rescue of Jews during World War II.

Underground (1995)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genrecomedy, drama, military
CountryYugoslavia, Germany, France, Czech Republic, Hungary, Bulgaria
PlotWar, Art, Revolution, Freedom
TimeWorld War II
StyleDepressive, Fascinating, Makes me think, Smart

Black marketeers Marko and Blacky manufacture and sell weapons to the Communist resistance in WWII Belgrade, living the good life along the way. Marko's surreal duplicity propels him up the ranks of the Communist Party, and he eventually abandons Blacky and steals his girlfriend. After a lengthy stay in a below-ground shelter, the couple reemerges during the Yugoslavian Civil War of the 1990s as Marko realizes that the situation is ripe for exploitation.