War -- what is it good for? An arsenal of phenomenal movies, that's for sure.

It's no coincidence that some of the greatest films of all time depict the glory and horrors of combat; the cream of the filmmaking crop have dabbled in it at one time or another: Stanley Kubrick, Steven Spielberg, Francis Ford Coppola, Terrence Malick ... the list goes on.

What are the best war films of all time? We fought it out to bring you these 25 films that receive our medal of honor.

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