Bosnian war movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bosnian war movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing and rough films and TV shows about / with bosnian war, death, soldier, brutality, war, murder, military, storytelling, violence and danger plots mostly in Drama, War and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as bosnian war: In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011), As If I Am Not There (2010), Warriors (1999), Beautiful People (1999), Behind Enemy Lines (2001), Welcome to Sarajevo (1997), A Perfect Day (2015), Sympathy for the Devil (2019), Pretty Village, Pretty Flame (1996), No Man's Land (2001).

List of bosnian war movies

In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During the Bosnian War, Danijel, a soldier fighting for the Serbs, re-encounters Ajla, a Bosnian who's now a captive in his camp he oversees. Their once promising connection has become ambiguous as their motives have changed.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: bosnian war, forbidden love, muslim, violence, life is a bitch, love affair, romance, war, wartime life, couple relations, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: sarajevo, europe, bosnia, former yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina
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As If I Am Not There (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, Sweden, Republic of North Macedonia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A harsh dose of cinematic realism about a harsh time-the Bosnian War of the 1990s-Juanita Wilson's drama is taken from true stories revealed during the International Criminal Tribunal in The Hague. Samira is a modern schoolteacher in Sarajevo ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: bosnian war, wartime life, war, realism, life turned upside down, strong female presence, soldier, military, life is a bitch, violence, rape, genocide ...
Place: former yugoslavia, bosnia, europe, sarajevo, bosnia herzegovina ...
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 8.2
 2K
Warriors (1999)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 175 min.
Story: If the conflict in Bosnia has become something of a forgotten war, it's not for the want of trying from the immensely powerful BBC film Warriors, the story of five young soldiers and their harrowing experiences in the region.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: bosnian war, genocide, atrocity, war crime, military, soldier, life is a bitch, wartime life, anti war, war, state affairs, against humanity ...
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, bosnia, bosnia herzegovina
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Beautiful People (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In London, during October 1993, England is playing Holland in the preliminaries of the World Cup. The Bosnian War is at its height, and refugees from the ex-Yugoslavia are arriving. Football rivals, and political adversaries from the Balkans all ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, talky, sad ...
Plot: chase, immigrants, bosnian war, refugee, politics, culture clash, working class, opposites attract, civil war, wartime, war, british ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, london, croatia, serbia, europe ...
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Behind Enemy Lines (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: While flying a routine reconnaissance mission over Bosnia, fighter pilot Chris Burnett photographs something he wasn't supposed to see and gets shot down behind enemy lines, where he must outrun an army led by a ruthless Serbian general. With ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: sniper, military, fighter pilot, war crime, behind enemy lines, atrocity, navy, rescue, escape, gunfight, war, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995
Place: bosnia herzegovina, former yugoslavia, europe, serbia, balkan ...
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Welcome to Sarajevo (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Follow a group of international journalists into the heart of the once cosmopolitan city of Sarajevo—now a danger zone of sniper and mortar attacks where residents still live. While reporting on an American aid worker who’s trying to get ...
Style: rough, disturbing, realistic, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: adoption, orphanage, civil war, journalism, family relations, anti war, orphan, war, rescue, danger, bosnian war, journalist ...
Time: 90s
Place: sarajevo, england, former yugoslavia, vietnam, europe ...
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 6.8
 21K
A Perfect Day (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Film about a group of aid workers trying to resolve a crisis in an armed conflict zone in the Balkans.
Style: political, cynical, melancholic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: volunteer, war zone, bosnian war, un, ruins, soldier, unlikely friendships, world politics, dialogue, war, ethnic conflict, life philosophy ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1995, 20th century
Place: bosnia herzegovina, balkan
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Sympathy for the Devil (2019)
Genre: War
Country: France, Canada, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In an urban war zone where everything that moves is a target, Paul tries to live, love and inform.
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, touching, exciting ...
Plot: death, bosnian war, war correspondent, journalist, taking a photograph, blood, un, person in a car trunk, butt naked, male objectification, man in bathtub, tunnel ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 1990s
Place: sarajevo
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Pretty Village, Pretty Flame (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the opening stages of the Bosnian War, a small group of Serbian soldiers are trapped in a tunnel by a Muslim force.
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, clever
Plot: tunnel, bosnian war, village, suicide, basketball, newspaper, muslim, village life, soldier, journalism, heroes, war ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia herzegovina, yugoslavia, serbia ...
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 7.9
 45K
No Man's Land (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: France, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Italy, Belgium, UK, Slovenia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two soldiers from opposite sites get stuck between the front lines in the same trench. The UN is asked to free them and both sides agree on a ceasefire, but will they stick to it?
Style: thought provoking, bleak, sentimental, semi serious, disturbing ...
Plot: anti war, un, politics, survival, bomb, soldier, military, dishonesty, human nature, satire, farce, military life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1993, 1990s
Place: serbia, europe, former yugoslavia, bosnia, bosnia herzegovina ...
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Shot Through the Heart (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The horrors of war are examined from the view points of lifelong friends (Linus Roache, Vincent Perez), who end up on opposing sides in the civil war in Sarajevo. One is an expert marksman, who trains the snipers used to terrify the city and the ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: sniper, train, bosnian war, genocide, battle zone, war, society, best friends, betrayal, military life, anti war, siblings relations ...
Place: sarajevo, europe, former yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina
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The Perfect Circle (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An alcoholic Bosnian poet sends his wife and daughter away from Sarajevo so they can avoid the troubles there. However, he is soon descended upon by a pair of orphaned brothers. The brothers have escaped a massacre in their own village and have come ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: hiding place, anti war, survival, hanging, 9 year old, bosnian war, isolation, escapades, danger, war, atrocity, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, bosnia, former yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina, sarajevo
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 6.9
 3K
Our Music (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Jean-Luc Godard's poetic meditation on war, violence and defeat. The film is structured in three parts. The three segments are "Hell", "Purgatory", and "Heaven". The first segment is a montage of war images from ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, meditative, intellectual, philosophical ...
Plot: politics, human nature, society, anti war, journalist, religion, existentialism, life philosophy, greed, self discovery, bosnian war, film within a film ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, bosnia, sarajevo, israel ...
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 4.7
 380
Down River (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Four soldiers trapped behind enemy lines must confront their fears and desires while finding a way back to their battalion.
Style: suspense, tense, serious, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: behind enemy lines, survival, military, murder, soldier, friendship, escape, pursuit, prisoner, betrayal, world war two, chase ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: normandy, germany, congo, vietnam, cambodia
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 5.8
 12K
In Darkness (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A blind musician hears a murder committed in the apartment upstairs from hers that sends her down a dark path into London's gritty criminal underworld.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: blindness, murder, criminal underworld, police, childhood trauma, musician, secret identity, revenge, murder investigation, blind woman, abduction, attempted murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, bosnia, london
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 5.5
 9K
The Lake (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: France, Belgium, Germany, USA, Malta, Croatia, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A team of Navy SEALs discovers an underwater treasure in a Bosnian lake.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: treasure, navy, mystery, friendship between men, military, courage, rescue, exploding helicopter, gunfight, world war two, top secret, bomb ...
Time: 1940s, year 1995, year 1944, 1990s, 90s ...
Place: serbia, eastern europe, bosnia herzegovina, europe, yugoslavia ...
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 5.9
 1K
Sabotage (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Former special services agent plays an intricate game of chess involving several federal agencies. Queen takes pawn.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Plot: mercenary, betrayal, hostage, fbi, gunfight, martial arts, violence, sniper, bodyguard, conspiracy, false accusation, fistfight ...
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Full Moon Over Belgrade (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 1992 Belgrade. Aleksa works the night shift at an occult magazine to avoid military police, draft and war. Old colleague, Mrs. Kosara, offers him shelter at her place. Soon, a dead friend warns him in his dream about the old lady.
Style: neo noir
Plot: vampire, bosnian war, satire, serbian, library, selfishness, politics, newsroom, deception, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, book
Time: 90s
Place: serbia, belgrade
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 6.3
 866
Demons of War (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A detachment of the Polish IFOR forces in Bosnia is led by Major Keller, who is being investigated for insubordination during a patrol in Srebrenica. The investigation is to be led by two arriving officers - Lieutenant Czacki and Major Kusz who will ...
Plot: army, murder, helicopter, village, atrocity, rape, sniper, winter, bosnian war
Place: bosnia herzegovina
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 5.4
 181
Foreign Fields (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Jacob takes a job escorting wealthy adventurers through Bosnia, he is horrified to learn the "tourists" plan to participate in the conflict.
Plot: bosnian war, taxi, dead boy, orphanage, soldier, hanging, camera, nudity (full frontal - brief), dead children, forest, gallows, helicopter ...
Place: bosnia herzegovina, bosnia, denmark
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The Last Panthers (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: The six-part series opens with a daring diamond heist before quickly delving into the dark heart of Europe where a shadowy alliance of gangsters and 'banksters' now rules. Naomi is the British loss adjustor charged with recovering the ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: gang, heist, crimes, law enforcement, track down, gangsters, police investigation, thief, insurance investigator, french police, diamond theft, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, london
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 7.4
 2K
The Enemy (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Hungary
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story begins a couple days after the war has ended. A group of Serbian soldiers in charge of clearing the fields from mines discovers a man sealed inside a factory's basement. A mysterious man says he is 'ours', he doesn't ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: mysterious character, isolation, post war, military, supernatural, deadly, danger, missing person, prisoner, soldier, paranoia, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: bosnia, europe, former yugoslavia
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 5.9
 54K
The Peacemaker (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When a train carrying atomic warheads mysteriously crashes in the former Soviet Union, a nuclear specialist discovers the accident is really part of a plot to cover up the theft of the weapons. Assigned to help her recover the missing bombs is a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: sniper, helicopter, terrorism, terrorist, nuclear, military, race against time, bridge, train crash, train, politics, swat team ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, russia, bosnia herzegovina, manhattan new york city ...
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 5.7
 912
Avenger (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After his own daughter was killed in Panama in 1994, former CIA agent Calvin Dexter became a private 'specialist' in cases which wouldn't reach justice trough the regular legal channels. Two years later he accepts to find Richard ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: manhunt, undercover, special agents, save the day, working undercover, track down, rivalry, government agency, state affairs, race against time, justice, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., former yugoslavia, africa, bosnia, south africa ...
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Tactical Assault (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this high-flying action thriller, an expert Air Force flyer finds himself forced to use every trick he has ever learned to stop a murderous, insane former colleague and friend from exacting deadly revenge upon him.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighter jet, gulf war, chase, soldier, military, airplane, battles, one man army, chases and races, adventure, rivalry, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: iraq, middle east, eastern europe
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 6.5
 389
Love (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Serbia and Montenegro
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Told through a looping, non-linear narrative from each of the characters' points of view, the film reconstructs the stories of a Yugoslav hit man, his former lover and her police officer boyfriend, as their paths cross in New York.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, non-linear, neo noir
Plot: hitman, hotel, rescue, woman in danger, redemption, terrorism, murder, hostage, romance, law enforcement, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: former yugoslavia, new york, europe, usa, yugoslavia
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 6.8
 13K
Interview (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada, Netherlands
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After falling out with his editor, a fading political journalist is forced to interview America's most popular soap actress.
Style: psychological, disturbing, melancholic, talky, stylized ...
Plot: actress, journalism, loser, interview, videotaping, deal, lie, betrayal, strong female character, scar, pregnancy, diary ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa, former yugoslavia, europe, new york ...
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Grbavica: The Land of My Dreams (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Austria, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman and her daughter struggle to make their way through the aftermath of the Balkan war.
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: support group, parents and children, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, depression, family relations, single parent, parent child relationship, post war, female protagonist, child abuse, single mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia, sarajevo, europe, bosnia herzegovina
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 7.4
 2K
Blue (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Japan
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Against a plain, unchanging blue screen, a densely interwoven soundtrack of voices, sound effects and music attempt to convey a portrait of Derek Jarman's experiences with AIDS, both literally and allegorically, together with an exploration of ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, factual, thought provoking ...
Plot: aids, terminal illness, death, autobiography, church, infidelity, gender, private detective, storytelling, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, asia
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 5.4
 36K
Killing Season (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Belgium, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two veterans of the Bosnian War, one American, one Serbian, who clash in the remote Smoky Mountain wilderness.
Style: rough, suspenseful, harsh, meditative, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hunter, revenge, ex military, uninhibited rivalry, haunted by the past, one on one, wilderness, mortal combat, rivalry, danger, chase, in the woods ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1995
Place: usa, bosnia herzegovina, appalachia, russia
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