Infantrymen movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant infantrymen movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, rough, tense and bleak films and TV shows about / with infantrymen, soldier, military, war, military life, battles, heroes, danger, violence and army plots mostly in War, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
infantrymen movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as infantrymen: The World Wars (2014), Everyman's War (2009), 1944: The Final Defence (2007), Fortress of War (2010), Edge of Tomorrow (2014), Beyond the Front Line (2004), Forbidden Ground (2013), Deserter (2002), Only the Brave (2006), The Pentagon Wars (1998).

List of infantrymen movies

The World Wars (2014)
Genre: Documentary, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 270 min.
Story: The World Wars tells the story of three decades of war told through the eyes of various men who were its key players: Roosevelt, Hitler, Patton, Mussolini, Churchill, Tojo, DeGaulle and MacArthur. The documentary examines the two wars as one ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: war, world war one, infantrymen, soldier, politics, military, state affairs, battles, dictatorship, totalitarianism, allies, president ...
Time: 1910s, 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, europe
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Everyman's War (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No one in high command believed that German forces would attack in the sub zero temperatures and near blizzard conditions. As the pre-dawn attack comes, with communications down Sgt. Smith is left with no choice but to make his way through enemy ...
Style: uplifting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: military, military life, against the odds, soldier, heroes, infantrymen, battle zone, danger, small town, war, historical event, world war two ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany, europe
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1944: The Final Defence (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Soviet army breaks through the Finnish defences on the Karelian Isthmus in June 1944, advancing with overwhelming force. Somehow, the Finnish troops must find the strength to fight back, with all odds against them. The Battle of Tali-Ihantala ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: world war two, soldier, battles, against the odds, wartime life, heroes, rivalry, military, war, infantrymen, battlefield, attack ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: finland, europe, russia, soviet union
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Fortress of War (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Belarus, Russia
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A war drama set during the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941, in which Russian troops held on to a border stronghold for nine days. The film shows the heroic defense of Brest Fortress, which has taken upon the first stroke of German ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, military, battles, heroes, soldier, invasion, german, heroic mission, resistance, honor, infantrymen, siege ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1941
Place: russia, europe
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Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, changing the past or future, alien, evil alien, warrior, space and aliens, soldier, alien invasion, invasion, deja vu, time warp ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, europe, england, germany, london ...
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Beyond the Front Line (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A movie based on real wartime diaries tells the story of the Swedish speaking Finns' infantry regiment 61. The story follows the regiment during the Continuation War from 1942 to 1944 and from Syväri to the Karelian Isthmus where they faced ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: world war two, military, wartime life, heroic mission, state affairs, chaos and mayhem, against humanity, soldier, battles, politics, war, infantrymen ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: russia, finland, europe
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Forbidden Ground (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three British soldiers find themselves stranded in No Man's Land after a failed charge on the German Trenches. Set in France 1916.
Style: tense, realistic, bleak, serious, captivating ...
Plot: world war one, survival, mission gone awry, military, danger, against the odds, escapades, infantrymen, war, soldier, graphic violence, hapless soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france
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Deserter (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Unlikely friends in a melting pot of confusion. Simon Murray fights for the French Foreign Legion. Pascal Dupont fights for himself. War torn men question honour, hope, morality...because you can desert everything...except yourself.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, tense
Plot: introspection, rebellion, military life, military, hopes, idealism, friendship, soldier, rivalry, moral dilemma, infantrymen, basic training ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1960
Place: algeria, africa
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Only the Brave (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A searing portrait of war and prejudice, 'Only the Brave' takes you on a haunting journey into the hearts and minds of the forgotten heroes of WWII - the Japanese-American 100th/442nd.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, world war two, soldier, military, survival, military life, society, heroic mission, battle zone, danger, daring rescue, war ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: europe, italy, france, usa, hawaii
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The Pentagon Wars (1998)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: From the director of “Made In America” and “The Money Pit” comes a hilarious look at one of the most expensive blunders in military history. Over 17 years and almost as many billion dollars have gone into devising the BFV (Bradley Fighting ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: u.s. army, gulf war, vietnam war, soldier, military, military life, danger, undercover, state affairs, deadly, government agency, infantrymen ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
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Casualties of War (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the actual events of an incident on Hill 192 in November, 1966.
Style: disturbing, rough, emotional, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, pow, rape, war crime, revenge, crimes, military, military life, infantrymen, battle zone, atrocity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1966, 1960s, 70s ...
Place: vietnam, asia, san francisco, california
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Cross of Iron (1977)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: It is 1943, and the German army, ravaged and demoralised, are hastily retreating from the Russian front. In the midst of all this madness, conflict brews between the aristocratic yet ultimately pusillanimous Captain Stransky and the courageous ...
Style: realistic, tense, bleak, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, soldier, german, anti war, battles, military, hate, chaos, military hospital, lieutenant, sergeant, infantrymen ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: russia, france, siberia, germany, berlin germany
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Starship Troopers (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the future, the story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry. Rico's military career progresses from recruit to non-commissioned officer and finally to officer against the backdrop of an ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, satirical, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, spacecraft, evil alien, soldier, space and aliens, military, space travel, heroes, future dystopia, distant planet, creature, space marine ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
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The Great War (2019)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In November of 1918 as World War I was ending, a unit of American soldiers goes behind enemy lines to find a lost platoon of African American soldiers.
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war one, battlefield, military life, soldier, military, trench warfare, wartime life, combat, war violence, battles, infantrymen, death ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: europe
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Silmido (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 135 min.
Story: On 31 January 1968, 31 North Korean commandos infiltrated South Korea in a failed mission to assassinate President Park Chung-hee. In revenge, the South Korean military assembled a team of 31 criminals on the island of Silmido to kill Kim Il-sung ...
Style: captivating, serious, rough, realistic, bleak
Plot: war, military life, military, military base, isolation, basic training, officers and cadets, boot camp, graphic violence, losing-it hero, heroes, unfulfillment ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, korea, south korea
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Waltz with Bashir (2008)
Genre: Documentary, Animation, Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, War
Country: Israel, France, Germany, USA, Finland, Switzerland, Belgium, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Much awarded animated documentary, in which director and Israeli army veteran Ari Folman interviews friends and former soldiers about their memories of the 1982 Lebanon war and especially the Sabra and Shatila massacre in Beirut. The usage on ...
Style: rough, psychological, disturbing, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: nightmare, massacre, haunted by the past, war, memory loss, army, soldier, military, tragic event, guilt, politics, atrocity ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: israel, lebanon, middle east, palestine, beirut lebanon
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Private Peaceful (2012)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in the fields of Devon and the WW1 battlefields of Flanders, two brothers fall for the same girl while contending with the pressures of their feudal family life, the war, and the price of courage and cowardice.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional
Plot: soldier, world war one, love triangle, teenage love, military, siblings relations, war, family relations, family life, childhood sweetheart, village, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, belgium, europe
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Mi mejor enemigo (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Chile, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After losing their bearings, a group of Chilean soldiers learns some lessons about their enemy's humanity in this dark comedy set during the 1970s war between Chile and Argentina. Digging in where they are, the troop soon discovers a nearby ...
Style: semi serious, clever, bleak, biting, realistic ...
Plot: soldier, military, friendship, hapless soldier, infantrymen, confined, military life, culture clash, society, anti war, human nature, island ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978
Place: chile, argentina, latin america, patagonia, south america
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The Battle of El Alamein (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This movie's opening prologue states: "June 1942. As Rommel swept toward the Nile, the fall of Egypt and the capture of the Suez Canal seemed inevitable. Italian and German advance units raced toward Alexandria. Mussolini had given ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, world war two, soldier, battles, desert, tank, war, heroes, escapades, danger, battle zone, infantrymen ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: africa, north africa, germany
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Platoon Leader (1988)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: West Point graduate lieutenant Jeff Knight meets cynicism when taking command of sergeant Michael McNamara's tour veterans platoon in a Vietnamese trench camp. Unlike his predecessor, who hid till the end of his tour, Jeff takes charge, ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: vietnam war, vietcong, self discovery, adventure, heroes, war, escapades, jungle, infantrymen, military, soldier, u.s. army ...
Place: vietnam, asia
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Ambush Bay (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A Marine unit on a Japanese-held island in the Philippines tries to hook up with local Filipino guerrillas.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, heroic mission, chases and races, escapades, daring rescue, heroes, war, military life, island, race against time, soldier, military ...
Place: the philippines, asia, manila philippines
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Cup Final (1991)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Israel
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An Israeli soldier is taken hostage by a small PLO squad in Lebanon. The soldier planned to go on vacation and to fly to the world final soccer cup, he and his capturers share the love to soccer and toward the (not so happy) end a relationship is ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, bleak, serious
Plot: hostages, wartime life, infantrymen, hapless soldier, hostage, lebanese, military, soldier, profanity, war, life is a bitch, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: lebanon, middle east, palestine
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Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the sequel to Paul Verhoeven's loved/reviled sci-fi film, a group of troopers taking refuge in an abandoned outpost after fighting alien bugs, failing to realize that more danger lays in wait.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, heroes, battles, burned alive, general, computer animation, war, survival, rescue, future dystopia, deadly creature, space wars ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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Marquis de Sade (1989)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In pre-French Revolution Bastille, the Marquis is held being unjustly accused of working to overthrow the king. While his talking penis, Colin, longs for action, Marquis himself only desires to write his deviant stories in peace.
Style: surreal, offbeat, sexual, sexy, experimental ...
Plot: satire, revolution, puppet, metaphor, anthropomorphism, political unrest, folk hero, clergy, lifestyle, scapegoat, rebelliousness, prison life ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe
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Posse (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A group of mostly black infantrymen return from the Spanish-American War with a cache of gold. They travel to the West where their leader searches for the men who lynched his father.
Style: realistic, tense, rough, serious, bleak
Plot: interracial relations, gunfight, treasure hunt, on the run, vengeance, society, dishonesty, old west, racism, crimes, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
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The Sovereign's Servant (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Europe, 1709. Russia and Sweden are at war. Two French duelists are exiled by King Louis XIV of France: one to the side of Czar Peter the Great of Russia, the other to the side of King Charles XII of Sweden. Although separated by war and allegiance, ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, stylized
Plot: battles, danger, soldier, rivalry, military, state affairs, war, conquering, russian army, resistance, love interest, courage ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: europe, versailles, poland, russia, sweden ...
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Many Wars Ago (1970)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On the Italian/Austrian front during World War I, a disastrous Italian attack upon the Austrian positions leads to a mutiny among the decimated Italian troops.
Style: realistic, rough, bleak, serious, captivating
Plot: world war one, anti war, soldier, military, rebelliousness, society, battles, infantrymen, superior officer, battle zone, rebellion, chaos ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1916
Place: italy, alps
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King & Country (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During World War I a British soldier, charged with desertion, is defended by an officer who at first despises his actions and then grows to feel sympathy for him.
Style: psychological, realistic, atmospheric, serious, bleak ...
Plot: world war one, courtroom, military, soldier, court martial, deserter, injustice, change of heart, anti war, society, courtroom drama, war ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1917
Place: england, belgium
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Oh! What a Lovely War (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, War
Country: UK
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A movie about the First World War based on a stage musical of the same name, portraying the "Game of War" and focusing mainly on the members of one family (last name Smith) who go off to war. Much of the action in the movie revolves around ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, cynical, satirical, thought provoking ...
Plot: anti war, world war one, satire, soldier, military, family relations, siblings relations, military life, superior officer, infantrymen, state affairs, war ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, france
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The Lighthorsemen (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Palestine, 1917. The British advance has been stopped by the Turkish line running from Gaza to Beersheba. The latest attack on Gaza has failed. The attacking forces included a regiment of Australian mounted infantry, the Light Horse... Lighthorseman ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, disturbing, tense
Plot: world war one, military, battles, soldier, basic training, survival, heroic mission, against the odds, wartime life, danger, military life, hospital ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
Place: australia, palestine, melbourne australia, turkey, new zealand ...
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