Movies like Saving Private Ryan (1998)
If you're looking for some great movies that are a lot like Saving Private Ryan, here is our list of similar films:
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    1. Hacksaw Ridge

    #394 most popular movie yesterday

    Mel Gibson’s Hacksaw Ridge tells the true story of conscientious objector Desmond Doss. The film's graphic depiction of the Battle of Okinawa and Doss's heroic exploits resonate with fans of Saving Private Ryan's valor and conflict representation.

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    2. Black Hawk Down

    #472 most popular movie yesterday

    Directed by Ridley Scott, Black Hawk Down puts viewers in the midst of the chaotic Battle of Mogadishu. Its gritty realism, tactical combat sequences, and the theme of military brotherhood echo the intense frontline action seen in Saving Private Ryan.

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    3. Platoon

    #488 most popular movie yesterday

    Oliver Stone's Vietnam War masterpiece, Platoon, explores the dualities of man's nature in combat. Its raw and realistic portrayal of war's psychological and physical toll on soldiers caters to viewers fascinated by the gritty, human elements of Saving Private Ryan.

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    4. Dunkirk

    #559 most popular movie yesterday

    Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk presents the evacuation of Allied soldiers from the beaches of Dunkirk in a visceral and immersive manner. Its non-linear storytelling and emphasis on survival amidst chaos will appeal to fans of Saving Private Ryan’s epic war storytelling.

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    5. The Thin Red Line

    #1,341 most popular movie yesterday

    Terrence Malick's contemplative war epic, The Thin Red Line, explores the conflict at Guadalcanal from a more philosophical standpoint than Saving Private Ryan, yet shares the intense depiction of battle and the moral ambiguities faced by soldiers in wartime.

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    6. We Were Soldiers

    #1,476 most popular movie yesterday

    We Were Soldiers, based on the first major battle between the United States and North Vietnamese forces, showcases Mel Gibson as Lt. Col. Hal Moore. The film emphasizes themes of leadership, sacrifice, and the chaos of combat, similar to what is witnessed in Saving Private Ryan.

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    7. Fury

    #5,458 most popular movie yesterday

    Starring Brad Pitt and set in the final days of WWII, Fury delivers an unflinching look at tank warfare. The movie's intense action sequences and the soldiers' camaraderie should resonate with those who appreciate the combat brotherhood in Saving Private Ryan.