These Are 12 Of The Best Oscar-Winning War Movies

For more than three quarters of a century, the military and war have paired well with the red carpet — … Continued

These Are 12 Of The Best Oscar-Winning War Movies

For more than three quarters of a century, the military and war have paired well with the red carpet — the most recent example being Clint Eastwood’s “American Sniper,” starring Bradley Cooper as legendary Navy SEAL Chris Kyle.

To commemorate this, Military.com’s blog Under the Radar compiled a list of the top 12 war movies that have won Oscars, including Vietnam classics like “Apocalypse Now” and “Platoon,” as well as “Saving Private Ryan” and “Patton.”

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