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RebellionRebellion
RTE ONE, 2016 | Drama, Military/War, History
Rating: 4/5

This is a five part serial drama about the birth of modern Ireland. The story is told from the perspectives of a group of fictional characters who live through the political events of the 1916 Easter Rising.


Angel BeatsAngel Beats
Other, 2010 | Comedy, Action, Military/War, Fantasy
Rating: 3.7/5

In a world after death, angels fight for their fate and their future. Yuri, the leader of the Shinda Sekai Sensen, rebels against the god who destined her to have an unreasonable life. On the other hand, Tenshi, the chairperson of the student council for the world after death, battles against the SSS members.


Alexander the GreatAlexander the Great

A 10-part miniseries, based on Mary Renault's novels "Fire From Heaven" and "The Persian Boy".


Combat HospitalCombat Hospital
Global, 2011 | Drama, Family, Action, Medical | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

Medical drama about a military hospital in Kandahar, Afghanistan in 2006. The series revolves around the life and work of doctors and nurses from the ISAF, specifically Canada, United States, United Kingdom, and other allied countries at a military hospital.


Close to the EnemyClose to the Enemy
BBC Two, 2016 | Drama, Military/War | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

The show follows intelligence officer Captain Callum Ferguson, whose last task for the Army is to ensure that a captured German scientist, Dieter, starts working for the British RAF on urgently developing the jet engine. With the background of the emerging Cold War, it is clear to all that it's crucial for British national security that cutting-edge technology is made available to the armed forces as quickly as possible. Callum uses unorthodox methods in his attempt to convince Dieter to work with the British and eventually a friendship develops between the two men, but soon tensions arise as all is not as it seems.


Valley of TearsValley of Tears

October 6, 1973. Arab states led by Egypt and Syria launched a surprise invasion and nearly overran Israel during the holiest day of the Jewish calendar: Yom Kippur. The story is told through the eyes of three characters, whose lives were thrown into the heart of battle and its intoxicating, addictive effects as well as its absurdities.


The Singapore GripThe Singapore Grip
ITV, 2020 | Drama, Military/War
Rating: 2.7/5

The Singapore Grip tells the story of a British family living in Singapore at the time of the Japanese invasion. It follows rubber merchant Walter Blackett, his wife Sylvia, ruthless daughter Joan and spoilt son Monty, who live a life of luxury, seemingly untouched by the troubles in Europe. However, the story takes a turn when the son of his business partner Mr Webb becomes involved with his daughter Joan before falling under the spell of Vera Chiang, a mysterious Chinese refugee.


Partners In Crime (2014)Partners In Crime (2014)
BBC One, 2015 | Drama, Military/War, Politics | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

This show stars David Walliams and Jessica Raine as Agatha Christie's married couple Tommy and Tuppence. The show is a adventure series, set in 1950s Britain, as the country rises from the ashes of the Blitz into the grip of a new Cold War. The couple soon find themselves stumbling into a world of murder, undercover agents and conspiracy.


The Crimson FieldThe Crimson Field
BBC One, 2014 | Drama, Medical, Military/War, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.7/5

This series follows a team of doctors, nurses, and female volunteers working in a front-line tented field hospital during the First World War. It's a daily battle to keep the soldiers well enough to fight. Low staff numbers cause the hospital to become more and more dependent upon its female volunteers, though some people see these women as more of a threat than anything else.


El CidEl Cid
Amazon, 2020 | Drama, Military/War, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

El Cid retells from a contemporary perspective the story of the most famous Spaniard in history, a man trapped between two worlds and two cultures. A nobleman, a hero, a mercenary, a vassal, but also a man who could have been king. El Cid was centuries ahead of his time and became transcended by his own legend.