Freedom fighter movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant freedom fighter movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, captivating, realistic, exciting, disturbing and tense films and TV shows about / with freedom fighter, heroes, fight, suspense, murder, betrayal, danger, resistance, society and revolution plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as freedom fighter: W.I.T.C.H. (2004), The Man in the High Castle (2015), Freedom (2000), Goodbye Bafana (2007), Rambo III (1988), Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy (2019), The Soldier's Star (2006), RRR (2022), Omar (2013), Ernesto (2017).

List of freedom fighter movies

W.I.T.C.H. (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: W.I.T.C.H. is a European animated magical girl television series based on the Italian comic book series of the same name created by Gary Tomlin and Elisabetta Gnone. The series was produced by SIP Animation in association with and participation from ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, semi serious, anime
Audience: girls' night, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, teenage life, supernatural ability, team, teenager, female protagonist, friends, youth, freedom fighter, parallel world, magical girl, superhuman powers ...
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The Man in the High Castle (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Philip K. Dick's award-winning novel, The Man in the High Castle explores what it would be like if the Allied Powers had lost WWII, and Japan and Germany ruled the United States.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, intellectual ...
Plot: alternate reality, fascism, espionage, resistance, assassination, political intrigue, multiverse, intrigue, spy, freedom fighter, betrayal, japanese mafia ...
Time: 60s, post world war two, 20th century, year 1962
Place: japan, usa, berlin germany, new york, san francisco ...
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Freedom (2000)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Freedom is a short-lived 2000 American science fiction television show on the UPN network. There were 12 episodes filmed but only 7 were aired in the US. Some episodes were further aired internationally, and the full series is still occasionally ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, futuristic
Plot: freedom fighter, distopia, resistance, military, dictatorship, rebelliousness, heroic mission, rebellion, state affairs, society, revolution, on the run ...
Time: near future, 90s
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Goodbye Bafana (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, France, Belgium, South Africa, Italy, UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The true story of a white South African racist whose life was profoundly altered by the black prisoner he guarded for twenty years. The prisoner's name was Nelson Mandela.
Style: uplifting, realistic, serious, touching, political ...
Plot: racism, apartheid, racial violence, prison life, interracial relations, freedom fighter, friendship, rebellion, self discovery, human spirit, fighting the system, leadership ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 90s, 20th century
Place: africa, south africa
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Rambo III (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Combat has taken its toll on Rambo, but he's finally begun to find inner peace in a monastery. When Rambo's friend and mentor Col. Trautman asks for his help on a top secret mission to Afghanistan, Rambo declines but must reconsider when ...
Style: intense, homoerotic, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: manly, family outing, boys' night
Plot: lone hero, one man army, desert, revenge, violence, gunfight, loner, war, heroes, military, rambo, torture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, russia, pakistan, ussr, middle east ...
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Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Gwalior Fort, during the Indian Rebellion of 1857. In a moment of despair, Lakshmibai, Rani of Jhansi, encourages her men by telling them the heroic story of Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy, a brave Telugu chieftain who took up arms in 1846 to protest ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, exciting, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: freedom fighter, rebellion, good versus evil, betrayal, battles, military, freedom, legend, politics, underdog, revolution, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india
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The Soldier's Star (2006)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, Germany, Afghanistan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Russian guitarist was enlisted in 1984 in the Afghan war. Imprisoned, he will meet an Afghan musician and a French journalist.
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: heroes, military, freedom fighter, fight, journalism, state affairs, soldier, hostage, war, prisoners of war, war in afghanistan, fighter ...
Time: september 11 2001
Place: afghanistan, middle east, russia
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RRR (2022)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 187 min.
Story: A fictional history of two legendary revolutionaries' journey away from home before they began fighting for their country in the 1920s.
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing, epic, funny ...
Plot: rescue, friendship between men, british empire, protest, freedom fighter, abduction, liberation, unlikely friendships, uncover truth, investigation, battles, fight ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: india, delhi
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Omar (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Palestine
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The drama, the story of three childhood friends and a young woman who are torn apart in their fight for freedom, is billed as the first fully-financed film to come out of the Palestinian cinema industry.
Style: suspenseful, thought provoking, disturbing, mind blowing, political ...
Plot: muslim, israeli palestinian conflict, friendship, moral dilemma, resistance, confession, power of love, gain trust, family relations, social problems, mistrust, love and romance ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: palestinian authority, palestine, israel, middle east
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Ernesto (2017)
Genre: Biography
Country: Japan, Cuba
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Freddy Maemura Hurtado, a second-generation Japanese-Bolivian, heads to Cuba to study medicine. He meets revolutionist Che Guevara. When civil war breaks out in Bolivia, he decides to join Guevara’s revolutionary army under the name of “Ernesto ...
Style: disturbing, exciting, captivating, serious
Plot: imperialism, military, heroism, freedom fighter, coup d'etat, betrayal, soldier, traitor, military dictatorship, american imperialism, revolution, police officer ...
Place: cuba, bolivia, ussr, japan, hiroshima japan
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The President (2012)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Philippines
Duration: 162 min.
Story: The film begins with his capture by Philippine and US forces under Frederick Funston's command in 1901, then flashes back to 1886, when an old woman gives Aguinaldo and his childhood friend Candido Tirona cryptic prophecies. Ten years later, ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, political thriller
Plot: conspiracy, freedom fighter, husband wife relationship, election, treason, friendship, suspense, president, rebellion, assassination, murder, spy ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: the philippines
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Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Spain
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, ...
Style: futuristic, neo noir, thought provoking, entertaining, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, investigation, police detective, robot, mission, mercilessness, violence, dark future, flying car, bounty hunter, police officer ...
Time: future, 2040s, near future, 2020s, year 1966 ...
Place: california, los angeles, san diego california, las vegas
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This Life (2012)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Denmark
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The true story of the Fiil's a family of innkeepers who during Nazi-Germany's occupation of Denmark took up arms against the German occupiers. But in the fight for freedom, some must die so that others may live.
Style: realistic, emotional, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Plot: world war two, resistance, nazi occupation, sabotage, resistance fighter, war, heroes, freedom fighter, nazi, wartime life, wartime, heroism ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: denmark, germany, scandinavia
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The Legend of Bhagat Singh (2002)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The Legend of Bhagat Singh is a 2002 Indian historical biographical film about Bhagat Singh, a freedom fighter who fought for Indian independence.It shows in detail how Singh came to develop his views on the British Raj and his struggle for Indian ...
Style: realistic, emotional, sincere, serious, inspirational ...
Plot: sikh, patriotism, police brutality, fighting the system, rebellion, social decay, injustice, revolution, rebelliousness, idealism, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: india, asia, punjab
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2025: The World Enslaved by a Virus (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world brought on by the Coronavirus, communism runs rampant, meetings are forbidden and Christianity is illegal. A band of young believers launch an underground revolution to reunite Christians and regain freedom from their ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, disturbing, christian film
Plot: distopia, religious persecution, christian, politics, authoritarianism, totalitarianism, pandemic, freedom fighter, repression, tyranny, republican, faith ...
Time: near future, future
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Hunger (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of Bobby Sands, the IRA member who led the 1981 hunger strike in which Republican prisoners tried to win political status. It dramatises events in the Maze prison in the six weeks prior to Sands’ death.
Style: disturbing, bleak, political, sincere, dark ...
Plot: prison, ira, suicide, rebellion, idealism, irish republican army, police brutality, suffering, protest, prison life, prisoner, prison escape ...
Time: 20th century, year 1981, 80s, 70s
Place: ireland, northern ireland, europe, belfast
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Bonhoeffer: Agent of Grace (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German clergyman of great distinction, who actively opposed Hitler and the Nazis. His convictions cost him his life. What is a moral person to do in a time of savage immorality? That question tormented Dietrich ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: world war two, human spirit, rebelliousness, idealism, against the odds, christian, society, rebellion, life is a bitch, fighting the system, religions or cults, against humanity ...
Place: europe, sweden, new york, usa, germany ...
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23rd March 1931: Shaheed (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Bhagat Singh, a freedom fighter, is arrested for killing the British official responsible for the death of his mentor Lala Lajpatrai. He is ultimately hanged for his misdeed.
Style: disturbing, rough, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: prison, prison life, vengeance, rebellion, politics, life sentence, rebelliousness, life is a bitch, legal, police brutality, freedom fighter, court ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, year 1931, 20th century
Place: punjab, asia, india
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Hotel Coppelia (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 113 min.
Story: 1965, Dominican Republic. At a seaside brothel, the lives of a group of prostitutes take a dramatic turn when freedom fighters stage a revolutionary coup, making them realise they can have a better life and perhaps find love. But everything changes ...
Style: tense, disturbing
Plot: forced prostitution, prostitution, prostitute, female nudity, lesbian relationship, transsexual, rape, american soldier, freedom fighter, brothel, society, street prostitution ...
Time: 60s
Place: dominican republic
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Sarajevo (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Austria, Czech Republic
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The events in Sarajevo in June 1914 are the backdrop for a thriller directed by Andreas Prochaska and written by Martin Ambrosch, focusing on the examining magistrate Dr. Leo Pfeffer (Florian Teichtmeister) investigating the assassination of ...
Style: captivating, serious, factual, tense
Plot: world war one, assassination, political conspiracy, freedom fighter, investigation, world war two, rivalry, society, royalty, intrigue, royal family, visit ...
Time: 1910s, year 1914
Place: sarajevo, serbia, germany, bosnia herzegovina
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Hanamizuki (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sae (Yui Aragaki) is a high school student who is studying hard for her college entrance exams. She lost her father when she was very young and so lives with her mother Ryoko (Hiroko Yakushimaru) in Hokkaido, Japan. Her father Kemimichi (Arata) once ...
Style: romantic, shoujo, sentimental, touching, sincere ...
Plot: first love, pretty girl, love at first sight, begging, mother daughter relationship, breakup, dreaming, teenage girl, wedding, professor, determination, father son relationship ...
Place: japan, hokkaido, canada, tokyo, nova scotia
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When I Saw You (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Jordan, Greece, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jordan, 1967: displaced to a refugee camp after the occupation of their West Bank village, an eleven-year old boy and his mother enact the emancipating dream that every refugee has imagined countless times, in Annemarie Jacir's passionate and ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, camp, hopes, human spirit, forceful separation, parents and children, family relations, youth, teenage life, search for father, freedom fighter, missing father ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1967
Place: jordan, palestine, middle east
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The Green Berets (1968)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Col. Mike Kirby picks two teams of crack Green Berets for a mission in South Vietnam. First off is to build and control a camp that is trying to be taken by the enemy the second mission is to kidnap a North Vietnamese General
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, war, green beret, propaganda, military, jungle, culture clash, politics, soldier, battlefield, journalism, u.s. military ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, iraq, asia
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The Living Daylights (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: James Bond helps a Russian General escape into the west. He soon finds out that the KGB wants to kill him for helping the General. A little while later the General is kidnapped from the Secret Service leading 007 to be suspicious.
Style: exciting, sexy, humorous, slasher, saga ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, cold war, betrayal, 007, car chase, deception, british secret service, assassination attempt, villain, secret service, secret agents ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: czechoslovakia, london, vienna, england, morocco ...
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Cinco de Mayo: La Batalla (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Mexico
Duration: 125 min.
Story: On May 5th, 1862, a few thousand Mexican soldiers put their lives on the line against the world's largest and most powerful army in one legendary battle for freedom and for Mexico.
Style: exciting, realistic, captivating, factual, serious ...
Plot: military, battles, against the odds, soldier, rivalry, ambition, war, freedom fighter, liberation, army, intrigue, mexican ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: mexico, latin america
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Machete (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After being set-up and betrayed by the man who hired him to assassinate a Texas Senator, an ex-Federale launches a brutal rampage of revenge against his former boss.
Style: brutal, stylized, humorous, parody, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, manly
Plot: revenge, vengeance, corruption, mexican, machete, vigilante, tough guy, sword fight, priest, gangsters, violent, immigrants ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: texas, mexico, usa, austin texas
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Railroad Tigers (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, War
Country: China
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A railroad worker in China in 1941 leads a team of freedom fighters against the Japanese in order to get food for the poor.
Style: sincere, captivating
Plot: world war two, railway, sino japanese war, fight, train crash, japanese occupation, combat, martial arts, fight for justice, freedom fighter, battles, suspense ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: china
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The Forgotten Battle (2020)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 124 min.
Story: November 1944. On the flooded isle of Walcheren, Zeeland, thousands of Allied soldiers are battling the German army. Three young lives become inextricably connected. A Dutch boy fighting for the Germans, an English glider pilot and a girl from ...
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating
Plot: world war two, military, war, soldier, british soldier, killed in action, british military, combat, battles, resistance fighter, showdown, freedom fighter ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: germany, netherlands, holland
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Blade Runner: Black Lotus (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, UK
TV show
Story: Los Angeles 2032. A young woman wakes up with no memories, and possessing deadly skills. The only clues to her mystery are a locked data device and a tattoo of a black lotus. Putting together the pieces, she must hunt down the people responsible for ...
Style: anime, futuristic, neo noir, 3d animation, enigmatic ...
Plot: cyberpunk, bounty hunter, mission, suspense, heroes, love and romance, genetic engineering, love, violence, super strength, murder, dishonesty ...
Time: future, 2030s
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The Matrix (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Set in the 22nd century, The Matrix tells the story of a computer hacker who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers who now rule the earth.
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, surreal, intense, cerebral ...
Audience: chick flick, kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: distopia, artificial intelligence, martial arts, existentialism, philosophy, cyberpunk, alternate reality, virtual reality, fight, gunfight, post apocalypse, hacker ...
Time: future, near future, 20th century, 90s, 22nd century ...
Place: los angeles
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