Trench movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant trench movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, captivating, tense, psychotronic, realistic and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with trench, soldier, death, battles, explosion, violence, battle, danger, corpse and battlefield plots mostly in War, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
trench movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as trench: Trench 11 (2017), The Last Rescue (2015), Journey's End (2017), Ivan's Childhood (1962), Down River (2018), Turkey Shoot (1982), 1917 (2019), Tolkien (2019), Overlord (2018), The Meg (2018).

List of trench movies

Trench 11 (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the final days of WWI a shell-shocked soldier must lead a mission deep beneath the trenches to stop a German plot that could turn the tide of the war.
Style: disturbing, suspense, enigmatic, tense, psychotronic
Plot: parasite, bio weapon, human experiment, soldier, disease, trench, bunker, world war one, infection, mad scientist, sole survivor, infected ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918
Place: france
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The Last Rescue (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: World World II: Shortly after D-Day, three American soldiers and two Army Corps nurses are stranded behind enemy lines. They take a high-ranking German officer as their prisoner and try to orchestrate an escape.
Style: captivating, realistic, suspense, tense
Plot: world war two, escape, field hospital, trench, evacuation, rescue, explosion, d day, friendship, soldier, bravery, held captive ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: france
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Journey's End (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in a dugout in Aisne in 1918, a group of British officers, led by the mentally disintegrating young officer Stanhope, variously await their fate.
Style: psychological, suspense, thought provoking, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: trench warfare, world war one, officer, british army, war, army, battle, fear, nightmare, battles, friendship, explosion ...
Time: year 1918, 1910s
Place: france
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Ivan's Childhood (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Poetic journey through the shards and shadows of one boy’s war-ravaged youth.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, serious, meditative, psychological ...
Plot: world war two, orphan, war, anti war, red army, youth, heroes, battles, german, child spy, child execution, boy ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, berlin germany, soviet union, japan
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Down River (2018)
Genre: Action, 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, serious, exciting, tense, cinema verite ...
Plot: behind enemy lines, survival, military, murder, soldier, friendship, escape, pursuit, betrayal, prisoner, captured, world war two ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: congo, cambodia, vietnam, normandy, germany
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Turkey Shoot (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the near future, after an unspecified holocaust, survivors are herded into prison camps. There, they are hunted for sport by the leaders of the camp. Paul, one of the newest prisoners, is determined not to go down as quietly as the others.
Style: cult film, serious, rough, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, on the run, explosion, machete, torture, werewolf, distopia, blood, violence, death, rape, sadism ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: australia
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1917 (2019)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK, India, Spain, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Plot: trench warfare, world war one, soldier, british army, race against time, british soldier, pursuit, british military, behind enemy lines, brother brother relationship, storytelling, german soldier ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
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Tolkien (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same passion for literature and art, a true fellowship that ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: male friendship, friendship between men, world war one, boys' school, class differences, coming of age, young soldier, male protagonist, soldier, teenage boy, group of friends, friendship between boys ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 90s, year 1971, year 1916 ...
Place: oxford university
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Overlord (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: On the eve of D-Day, a group of American paratroopers is dropped behind enemy lines to carry out a mission crucial to the invasion’s success. But as they approach their target, they begin to realize there is more going on in this Nazi-occupied ...
Style: absurd, macabre, suspense, bleak, twists and turns ...
Plot: zombie, nazi, fascist, paratrooper, war, wartime, supernatural, violence, laboratory, brutality, danger, soldier ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: france, normandy
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The Meg (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A deep sea submersible pilot revisits his past fears in the Mariana Trench, and accidentally unleashes the seventy foot ancestor of the Great White Shark believed to be extinct.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, ocean, giant animal, survival, danger, sea monster, ancient, swimming, deadly, sinking ship, predator, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, prehistory, 2010s
Place: usa, china, asia, thailand, california ...
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Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: After the events of Justice League: War, Ocean Master and Black Manta have declared a war against the surface in retaliation of the aftermath of Apokoliptian-tyrant Darkseid's planetary invasion. Queen Atlanna seeks out her other son, Ocean ...
Style: comic, light, exciting, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: superhero team, atlantis, superhero, revenge, good versus evil, batman, betrayal, super villain, supervillain, brutality, crime fighter, conspiracy ...
Place: maine, atlantic ocean, athens greece
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Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, surprise ending, psychotronic ...
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, star wars, space battle, alien, outer space, alien race, brutality, danger, monster, space opera, smuggler ...
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Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: surprise ending, exciting, captivating, futuristic, family saga ...
Plot: supernatural power, space battle, space opera, good versus evil, star wars, fight, space travel, alien, laser gun, lightsaber, power struggle, rebel ...
Time: 2010s
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The Unknown Soldier (2017)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland, Belgium, Iceland
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The film follows Finnish army machine gun company in Continuation War against Soviet Union, 1941–1944. Based on Väinö Linna's best selling novel Tuntematon Sotilas (The Unknown Soldier) and the novel's uncensored version, Sotaromaani ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, suspenseful, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: infantry, world war two, soldier, friend, military, husband wife relationship, friendship, firing squad, insubordination, military officer, adaptation, violence ...
Time: 1940s
Place: finland, soviet union
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See You Up There (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: November 1918. A few days before the Armistice, Édouard Péricourt saves Albert Maillard's life. These two men have nothing in common but the war. Lieutenant Pradelle, by ordering a senseless assault, destroys their lives while binding them as ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: world war one, sculptor, swindle, banker, anti war, corruption, sketch artist, battlefield, saving a life, presumed dead, wound, soldier ...
Time: year 1918, post world war one, 1920s, 1910s
Place: paris france, france, morocco
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Story of a Prostitute (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Disappointed by the marriage of her lover to a woman he does not love, prostitute Harumi drifts from the city to a remote Japanese outpost in Manchuria to work in a "comfort house," or brothel, during the Sino-Japanese war. The commanding ...
Style: rough, bleak, serious, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: prostitute, soldier, tragic love, hand grenade, desert, colonialism, misogyny, desertion, sino japanese war, buddhism, prostitution, love and romance ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 1940s
Place: china, japan
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South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When the four boys see an R-rated movie featuring Canadians Terrance and Philip, they are pronounced "corrupted", and their parents pressure the United States to wage war against Canada.
Style: adult animation, humorous, controversial, witty, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, death, gay slur, film within a film, profanity, computer animation, hypocrisy, atheist, elementary school, child swearing, mischievous children, heaven and hell ...
Place: canada, usa, colorado
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The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As the English and French soldiers battle for control of the American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides. Cora and her sister Alice unwittingly walk into trouble but are reluctantly saved by ...
Style: epic, exciting, emotional, touching, serious ...
Plot: native american, freedom, adventure, army, forbidden love, wilderness, woman in danger, vengeance, father daughter relationship, battles, massacre, french ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, georgian era, 1930s
Place: usa, england
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The Partisans (1963)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lieutenant Takala meets his fellow partisans of 20th division many year after the war. With flashbacks we see the events of summer 1944.
Plot: drinking, military officer, sex scene, battlefield, religion, debauchery, hallucination, world war two, alcohol, friendship, pessimism, sauna ...
Time: 60s, 1940s, 1960s
Place: finland, soviet union
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Volunteers (1986)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In this amusing antiwar comedy, seven inept and reluctant soldiers land on a desert island to carry on with the fighting. Just after their parachutes have collapsed behind them on the beach, helicopters approach and land nearby. Out pops a bevy of ...
Plot: sea, beach, soldier, russian roulette, parody, helicopter, bikini, trench, fear, hiding place, band, battlefield ...
Place: yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
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Marine Battleground (1963)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A division of marines survive a battle with the Chinese army but find themselves stranded without contact on the wrong side of the front.
Plot: war, heroism, chinese army, battles, trench, mascot, snow, flashback, corpse, mountain, orphan, company ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: korea
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Der Wunschbaum (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 270 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, the young Camilla faces a joyous future. But then it turns out that her father has gambled away the entire fortune and her great love Steve leaves the city.
Plot: unfaithful husband, veteran, raid, businessman, world war one, black market, trench, military hospital, factory owner, american abroad, sister sister relationship, marriage ...
Time: 1910s, 1890s, 1900s
Place: berlin germany
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21 Brothers (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 21 Brothers tells the story of the Canadian 21st Battalion as they prepare for the battle of Courcellette in WWI. Taking place in real time, the film follows Sgt. Reid as he must get his men ready for the impending battle. Not only must he prep his ...
Plot: battles, recruitment, shot to death, battle, weapons fire, world war one, sergeant, tragedy, soldier, casualty of war, young soldier, trench ...
Time: year 1916
Place: germany
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St. George Shoots the Dragon (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria
Duration: 120 min.
Story: St. George Slays the Dragon (Serbian: Sveti Georgije ubiva aždahu) is a Serbian World War I drama. The movie starts with Kingdom of Serbia battling the remaining Turkish occupiers during the First Balkan War in 1912 and ends with the outbreak of ...
Plot: cheating wife, trench, pregnancy, church, vomiting, husband wife relationship, betrayal, sex, death, voyeur, sleeping nude, sex scene ...
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Beaufort (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Israel
Duration: 131 min.
Story: BEAUFORT tells the story of LIRAZ LIBERTI, the 22 year-old outpost commander, and his troops in the months before Israel pulled out of Lebanon. This is not a story of war, but of retreat. This is a story with no enemy, only an amorphous entity that ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: military, soldier, military life, confined, evacuation, danger, battle zone, military base, war, militia, anti war, officer ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary, 80s
Place: lebanon, middle east, israel
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Ceasefire (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the early 1920s, Georges Laffont, traumatized by the horrific trench warfare, decides to leave his life behind and travel to West Africa. In the vast territories of Upper Volta he - with the help of Diofo, artist and also survivor of the Great ...
Style: disturbing, rough, sincere, melancholic
Plot: brother brother relationship, male objectification, injury, life, self discovery, wartime, getting home, fight, underwater scene, sea, hit by a car, cemetery ...
Time: 1920s, post world war one, year 1916
Place: africa
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Nanking (2007)
Genre: Biography, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of the rape of Nanking, one of the most tragic events in history. In 1937, the invading Japanese army murdered over 200,000 and raped tens of thousands of Chinese. In the midst of this horror, a small group of Western expatriates banded ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspense, touching ...
Plot: atrocity, rescue, world war two, rape, invasion, war crime, testimony, daring rescue, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, against humanity, survival ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1938, year 1937
Place: china, asia, japan, shanghai, shanghai china
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Wonder Woman (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 141 min.
Story: An Amazon princess comes to the world of Man in the grips of the First World War to confront the forces of evil and bring an end to human conflict.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, surprise ending, entertaining, intense ...
Plot: superheroine, justice, adventure, island, good versus evil, female warrior, princess, superhero, chosen one, greek mythology, courage, mythology ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918, 2010s
Place: ottoman empire, paris france, big ben london, belgium, tower bridge london ...
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Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport, Thriller, War
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: 19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad - contrasting the realities of war with America's perceptions.
Style: bleak, tense, suspenseful, thought provoking, surprise ending
Plot: iraq war, american football, soldier, post traumatic stress disorder, thanksgiving, war veteran, patriotism, hostile takeover, flashback, military, heroism, mission ...
Time: year 1937, year 2004, 2000s, 21st century
Place: iraq, dallas texas, usa, texas
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The Lost City of Z (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A true-life drama in the 1920s, centering on British explorer Col. Percy Fawcett, who discovered evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilazation in the Amazon and disappeared whilst searching for it.
Style: meditative, suspense, inspirational, exciting, factual ...
Plot: expedition, archaeology, tribe, explorer, journey, jungle, amazon, travel, destiny, mission, world war one, colonel ...
Time: 1920s, 1900s, year 1914, year 1916, year 1954 ...
Place: south america, england, london, france, latin america ...
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