MRQE Ranks: Best Cold War Movies

Best Cold War Movies

Set in the Reagan Era, Big Miracle's big miracle is the U.S. getting help from the U.S.S.R. to save the trapped whales. With the Cold War subtext we take a look back on some of the great, some iconic movies set in and during the Cold War era.
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Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) - MRQE Metric: 90 Rate it! 90
The Third Man (1949) - MRQE Metric: 90 Rate it! 90
The Manchurian Candidate (1962) - MRQE Metric: 88 Rate it! 88
Das Leben der Anderen (2006) - MRQE Metric: 88 Rate it! 88
Apocalypse Now (1979) - MRQE Metric: 87 Rate it! 87
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965) - MRQE Metric: 87 Rate it! 87
Kiss Me Deadly (1955) - MRQE Metric: 83 Rate it! 83
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) - MRQE Metric: 83 Rate it! 83
Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
The Iron Giant (1999) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) - MRQE Metric: 80 Rate it! 80
The Hunt for Red October (1990) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
The Quiet American (2002) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
The Ipcress File (1965) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
From Russia with Love (1963) - MRQE Metric: 78 Rate it! 78
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) - MRQE Metric: 77 Rate it! 77
Thirteen Days (2000) - MRQE Metric: 77 Rate it! 77
WarGames (1983) - MRQE Metric: 75 Rate it! 75
X-Men: First Class (2011) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
Miracle (2004) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
Shutter Island (2010) - MRQE Metric: 71 Rate it! 71
Watchmen (2009) - MRQE Metric: 70 Rate it! 70
The Good Shepherd (2006) - MRQE Metric: 66 Rate it! 66
Top Gun (1986) - MRQE Metric: 65 Rate it! 65
Buffalo Soldiers (2001) - MRQE Metric: 64 Rate it! 64
Big Miracle (2012) - MRQE Metric: 61 Rate it! 61
Rambo III (1988) - MRQE Metric: 59 Rate it! 59
Blast from the Past (1999) - MRQE Metric: 59 Rate it! 59
Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985) - MRQE Metric: 56 Rate it! 56
Rocky IV (1985) - MRQE Metric: 51 Rate it! 51
Red Dawn (1984) - MRQE Metric: 50 Rate it! 50
The Bedford Incident (1965) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Fail-Safe (1964) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The 49th Man (1953) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
No Way Out (1987) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Ice Station Zebra (1968) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Odessa File (1974) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Heartbreak Ridge (1986) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Russians Are Coming the Russians Are Coming (1966) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Invasion U.S.A. (1985) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Russians Are Coming the Russians Are Coming (1966) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Atomic Cafe (1982) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Spies Like Us (1985) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Torn Curtain (1966) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Ugly American (1963) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Damned (1963) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!