Schindler's List
Schindler's List (1993)

In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans.

10/10

Director: Steven Spielberg

Writer: Steven Zaillian

Stars: Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes

Judgment at Nuremberg
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)

In 1948, an American court in occupied Germany tries four Nazi judges for war crimes.

8.5/10

Director: Stanley Kramer

Writer: Abby Mann

Stars: Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster, Maximilian Schell

The Reader
The Reader (2008)

Michael, a teenager, falls in love with an older woman named Hanna. Their liaison ends when she suddenly vanishes. They meet after a decade when she goes on trial for being a Nazi guard during WWII.

8/10

Director: Stephen Daldry

Writer: David Hare

Stars: Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes, David Kross

The Pianist
The Pianist (2002)

During the WWII, acclaimed Polish musician Wladyslaw faces various struggles as he loses contact with his family. As the situation worsens, he hides in the ruins of Warsaw in order to survive.

8/10

Director: Roman Polanski

Writer: Ronald Harwood

Stars: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay

Operation Finale
Operation Finale (2018)

In 1960, a team of Israeli secret agents is deployed to find Adolf Eichmann, the infamous Nazi architect of the Holocaust, supposedly hidden in Argentina, and get him to Israel to be judged.

7.5/10

Director: Chris Weitz

Writer: Matthew Orton

Stars: Oscar Isaac, Ben Kingsley, Mélanie Laurent

Remember
Remember (2015)

With the aid of a fellow Auschwitz survivor and a hand-written letter, an elderly man with dementia goes in search of the person responsible for the death of his family.

7.5/10

Director: Atom Egoyan

Writer: Benjamin August

Stars: Christopher Plummer, Bruno Ganz, Jürgen Prochnow

The Counterfeiters
The Counterfeiters (2007)

The story of the Operation Bernhard, the largest counterfeiting operation in history, carried out by Germany during WWII.

7.5/10

Director: Stefan Ruzowitzky

Writer: Stefan Ruzowitzky

Stars: Karl Markovics, August Diehl, Devid Striesow

Amen.
Amen. (2002)

During WWII SS officer Kurt Gerstein tries to inform Pope Pius XII about Jews being sent to extermination camps. Young Jesuit priest Riccardo Fontana helps him in the difficult mission to inform the...

7.5/10

Director: Costa-Gavras

Writer: Costa-Gavras, Jean-Claude Grumberg

Stars: Ulrich Tukur, Mathieu Kassovitz, Ulrich Mühe

Conspiracy
Conspiracy (2001)

At the Wannsee Conference on January 20, 1942, senior Nazi officials meet to determine the manner in which the so-called "Final Solution to the Jewish Question" can be best implemented.

7.5/10

Director: Frank Pierson

Writer: Loring Mandel

Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Stanley Tucci, Colin Firth

The People vs. Fritz Bauer
The People vs. Fritz Bauer (2015)

The story of the man who brought high-ranking German Nazi criminal Adolf Eichmann to justice.

7/10

Director: Lars Kraume

Writer: Lars Kraume, Olivier Guez

Stars: Burghart Klau├čner, Ronald Zehrfeld, Sebastian Blomberg

Defiance
Defiance (2008)

During WWII, in Nazi-Occupied Eastern Europe, the three Bielski brothers escape to the Belarussian forests along with many other Jews in order to survive.

7/10

Director: Edward Zwick

Writer: Clayton Frohman, Edward Zwick

Stars: Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber, Jamie Bell

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)

Through the innocent eyes of Bruno, the eight-year-old son of the commandant at a German concentration camp, a forbidden friendship with a Jewish boy on the other side of the camp fence has startling...

7/10

Director: Mark Herman

Writer: Mark Herman

Stars: Asa Butterfield, Jack Scanlon, Vera Farmiga

The Truce
The Truce (1997)

Although liberated from Auschwitz on January 27, 1945, Levi did not reach Turin until October 19 of that year. After spending some time in a Soviet camp for former concentration camp inmates, he...

6.5/10

Director: Francesco Rosi

Writer: Tonino Guerra, Sandro Petraglia, Stefano Rulli

Stars: John Turturro, Massimo Ghini, Rade Serbedzija