2. Saving Private Ryan
So, yes, Saving Private Ryan has probably been on every list of military movies since it came out in 1998. But rightly so. This film follows a group of US Soldiers after the Normandy Landings who are on a rescue mission to find a paratrooper behind enemy lines. It’s a story of brotherhood and of love from the homefront.
“You can tell her that when you found me, I was with the only brothers I had left. And that there was no way I was deserting them. I think she’d understand that.”