NETFLIX Genre: Military & War Documentaries

Netflix box art for Hell and Back Again Hell and Back Again
2011 / 3.4 / 88

This gripping documentary examines the effects of war on a wounded veteran as he grapples with the difficulties of adjusting to civilian life. He was born to be a soldier, but a bullet takes him out of the game. Home doesn't feel like home to him.

Netflix box art for The Invisible War Invisible War, The
2012 / 97

The Invisible War exposes a rape epidemic in the armed forces, investigating the institutions that perpetuate it as well as its personal consequences. Some soldiers never speak of the horrors of battle. Others are afraid to say what happens back at the base.

Netflix box art for The Kill Team Kill Team, The
2013 / 79

This jarring documentary spotlights the 2010 killings of Afghani civilians by U.S. troops, and the fate of one GI who tried to expose the crimes. An American soldier abroad finds out the hard way that war criminals don't care for whistleblowers.