National guard movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant national guard movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, realistic, exciting and suspense films and TV shows about / with national guard, death, brutality, chase, violence, murder, helicopter, danger, pistol and explosion plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as national guard: Earthquake (1974), Southern Comfort (1981), First Blood (1982), Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007), Rampage (2018), Dawn of the Dead (1978), Riot (1996), Irresistible Force (1993), Suburbicon (2017), Detroit (2017).

List of national guard movies

 5.8
 12K
Earthquake (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Earthquake is a 1974 American disaster film that achieved huge box-office success, continuing the disaster film genre of the 1970s where recognizable all-star casts attempt to survive life or death situations. The plot concerns the struggle for ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: natural disaster, motorcycle, survival, national guard, earthquake, explosion, child in peril, architect, alcoholic, fire, daredevil, supermarket ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Southern Comfort (1981)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A squad of National Guards on an isolated weekend exercise in the Louisiana swamp must fight for their lives when they anger local Cajuns by stealing their canoes. Without live ammunition and in a strange country, their experience begins to mirror ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: wilderness, soldier, swamp, survival, national guard, gore, joke, trap, cajun, vietnam war, on the run, murder ...
Place: louisiana, usa, texas, california, vietnam
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 7.7
 194K
First Blood (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When former Green Beret John Rambo is harassed by local law enforcement and arrested for vagrancy, the Vietnam vet snaps, runs for the hills and rat-a-tat-tats his way into the action-movie hall of fame. Hounded by a relentless sheriff, Rambo ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, intense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, manhunt, lone wolves, soldier, tough heroes, small town, danger, ex military, humiliation, police brutality, deadly, survival ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: vietnam, usa
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Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A sequel to 2004's Alien vs. Predator, the iconic creatures from two of the scariest film franchises in movie history wage their most brutal battle ever - in our own backyard. The small town of Gunnison, Colorado becomes a war zone between two ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, small town, national guard, predator, morgue, hybrid, evil alien, gory, deadly creature, survival, triangle, alien possession ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa, antarctica
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 6.1
 105K
Rampage (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Primatologist Davis Okoye shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a rogue genetic experiment gone awry mutates this gentle ape into a raging creature of ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, touching, surprise ending
Plot: monster, destruction, mutation, rage, fear, animal attack, chase, wolf, gorilla, rescue, military, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san diego california, chicago illinois, wyoming, illinois, colorado ...
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Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Style: scary, suspenseful, cynical, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, helicopter, violence, gore, survival, apocalypse, siege, motorcycle gang, truck, infection, biker ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
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 5.1
 384
Riot (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An heiress is kidnapped during the chaos of a riot.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, one man army, kidnapping, terrorism, ira, gangsters, adventure, urban ghetto, hostages, secret agents, daring rescue, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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Irresistible Force (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A police sergant is about to retire. Therefore he only wants to let the time pass by without getting in trouble or even becoming hurt. But this is not so easy as he receives as partner an enthusiastic young, female agent who provokes all kinds of ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: stitches, national guard, karate kick, department store, mob of reporters, hit with a frying pan, press conference, presumed dead, nerve gas, juvenile delinquent, meat cleaver, jewelry store ...
Time: 1990s
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 5.6
 28K
Suburbicon (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the quiet family town of Suburbicon during the 1950s, the best and worst of humanity is hilariously reflected through the deeds of seemingly ordinary people. When a home invasion turns deadly, a picture-perfect family turns to blackmail, revenge ...
Style: serious, sad, twists and turns
Plot: murder, racism, scam, boy, father son relationship, investigation, black american, prejudice, dark secret, police, home invasion, accomplice ...
Time: 1950s
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 7.4
 37K
Detroit (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizens' uprisings in the history of the United States.
Style: based on true events, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: racism, murder, police violence, church, police brutality, church choir, beating, fire, police, riot, african american, motel ...
Time: 1960s, year 1967, year 1943, year 1969
Place: detroit, michigan
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 7.2
 61K
Strange Days (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Set in the year 1999 during the last days of the old millennium, the movie tells the story of Lenny Nero, an ex-cop who now deals with data-discs containing recorded memories and emotions. One day he receives a disc which contains the memories of a ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: murder, violence, police brutality, cyberpunk, virtual reality, pornography, uncover truth, prostitute, private detective, haunted by the past, police, rape ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Superman/Doomsday (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When LexCorps accidentally unleash a murderous creature, Doomsday, Superman meets his greatest challenge as a champion. Based on the "The Death of Superman" storyline that appeared in DC Comics' publications in the 1990s
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, death, spacecraft, secret identity, good versus evil, danger, crime wave, double life, master villain, adventure, doomsday, heroic mission ...
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The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman ...
Style: exciting, bleak, suspense, suspenseful, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, secret identity, chaos and mayhem, heroes, explosion, crime fighter, criminal underworld, terrorist, nuclear threat, destruction, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, dungeon, pentagon, italy
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 8.8
 1.5M
Forrest Gump (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events - in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. Yet, despite all the things he has attained, his one true love eludes ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: destiny, mentally challenged, human spirit, tragic love, love and romance, human relationship, fish out of water, true love, friendship, journey, life philosophy, rise to the top ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 1950s
Place: washington d.c., usa, vietnam, china
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 7.2
 142
Kent State (1981)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Fine television chronicle of the events of May 1970 at Kent State University in Ohio that led to the killing of four students by the National Guard. Barkin's screen debut!
Plot: shot to death, university, riot, tear gas, national guard, firearm, protest, vietnam war
Time: year 1970
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The Survivalist (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An atomic bomb falls in Siberia and the USA is blamed.
Plot: united states of america, military dictatorship, peeping tom, murder, family man, national guard, death of family, martial law, nuclear bomb, biker gang, survivalist, anarchy ...
Place: siberia, united states, usa
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 6.1
 399
Viva Max! (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In order to prove his greatness to his unimpressed girlfriend, Mexican general Max (Peter Ustinov) takes a group of men across the border and recaptures the Alamo - international hijinks ensue!
Plot: mexican army, absurdism, sergeant, parade, fictional war, border crossing, paramilitary, national guard, border guard, incompetence, mexican american border, tour guide ...
Time: 1960s
Place: texas
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Thank You for Smoking (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nick Naylor is a charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who'll fight to protect America's right to smoke -- even if it kills him -- while still remaining a role model for his 12-year old son. When he incurs the wrath of a senator bent on ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: lobbyist, politics, morality, advertising, marketing, tobacco, health, father son relationship, lie, politician, lung cancer, capitalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, u.s. capitol building, vermont, north carolina, washington d.c. ...
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 5.3
 178K
Ghostbusters (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat.
Style: funny, absurd, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: female friendship, friendship, supernatural, paranormal phenomena, transformation, teamwork, poltergeist, female protagonist, ghosts, feminism, women, mad scientist ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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 7.8
 159K
Hidden Figures (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history – the launch of astronaut John Glenn into ...
Style: dramatic, factual, inspirational, interesting, light ...
Plot: mathematics, discrimination, nasa, racism, sexism, mathematician, space program, scientist, black woman, racial segregation, segregation, prejudice ...
Time: 1960s, year 1961
Place: langley virginia, virginia
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 7.4
 71K
Patriots Day (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An account of Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis's actions in the events leading up to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists behind it.
Style: suspense, based on true events, surprise ending, intense, dramatic ...
Plot: terrorism, manhunt, police chief, surveillance, gunfight, courage, islam, police, tragedy, chase, investigation, fbi ...
Time: 2010s
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa, california
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 7.4
 3K
Medium Cool (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: John Cassellis is the toughtest TV-news-reporter around. He becomes an expert in reporting about violence in the ghetto and racial tensions. But he discovers that his network helps the FBI by letting them look at his tapes to find suspects. When he ...
Style: cynical, serious, clever, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, violence, politics, tv news, vietnam war, vandalism, hippie, culture clash, political unrest, racism, urban ghetto, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: usa, west virginia, america, washington d.c., chicago illinois ...
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Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: white house, terrorism, president, secret service, hostages, daring rescue, head of state, one man army, secret agents, terrorist attack, save the day, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pentagon, north korea, washington d.c.
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 5.4
 10K
I Am Wrath (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man is out for justice after a group of corrupt police officers are unable to catch his wife's killer.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, violence, revenge, corrupt politician, police corruption, dark hero, burned to death, target practice, man kills a woman, assassination attempt, death of loved one, loss of mother ...
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The Spook Who Sat by the Door (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A black man plays Uncle Tom in order to gain access to CIA training, then uses that knowledge to plot a new American Revolution.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, biting ...
Plot: racism, cia, revolution, politics, gang, terrorism, head of state, urban, idealism, urban ghetto, social decay, workplace intrigue ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, washington d.c.
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 5.7
 722
Waterborne (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Heera Bhatti, an American-Sikh, runs a corner store in Los Angeles with the help of her son, Vikram, and Gulu. She does not approve of Vikram's Caucasian girlfriend, Lillian, and would prefer that Vikram marry a Punjabi girl, but Vikram has ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: survival, terrorism, racism, urban, chaos and mayhem, plague, danger, society, chaos, anti heroes, human nature, deadly ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa
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 6.6
 541
World War III (1982)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Soviet paratroopers drop into Alaska to sabotage the oil pipeline in retaliation against a United States grain embargo. A skirmish occurs at a pumping station, lightly defended by Col. Jake Caffey and a National Guard reckon unit. A stalemate ensues ...
Style: epic, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: military, anti war, battles, danger, heroes, war, state affairs, soldier, leadership, wartime life, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 80s, near future
Place: alaska, russia, usa, soviet union, moscow russia
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The Trial of Billy Jack (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: After Billy Jack in sentenced to four years in prison for the "involuntary manslaughter" of the first film, the Freedom School expands and flourishes under the guidance of Jean Roberts. The utopian existence of the school is characterized ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, biting, rough ...
Plot: martial arts, school, politics, anti heroes, idealism, rebelliousness, political unrest, injustice, fighting the system, heroes, rebellion, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1970, year 1972, year 1968
Place: arizona, usa, vietnam
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 6.1
 185K
San Andreas (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his estranged daughter.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forces of nature, survival, danger, catastrophe, earthquake, adventure, daring rescue, chaos and mayhem, chaos, natural disaster, escapades, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san francisco, nevada, los angeles
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Survival of the Dead (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, island, gory, survival, chaos and mayhem, danger, deadly, chaos, supernatural, deadly creature, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: delaware, usa, ireland
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