Commando mission movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant commando mission movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with commando mission, soldier, battles, military, commando, gun, pistol, machine gun, combat and battle plots mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Russia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as commando mission: Tears of the Sun (2003), Shadows in Paradise (2010), Windtalkers (2002), U.S. Seals II (2001), The Bomber (2011), Break-through (2006), The (Silent) War (2019), Lone Survivor (2013), SAS: Red Notice (2021), Dead Trigger (2017).

List of commando mission movies

Tears of the Sun (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Navy SEAL Lieutenant A.K. Waters and his elite squadron of tactical specialists are forced to choose between their duty and their humanity, between following orders by ignoring the conflict that surrounds them, or finding the courage to follow their ...
Style: serious, touching, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, war, soldier, war crime, jungle, army, rescue mission, navy seal, brutality, child soldier, genocide, civil war ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nigeria, africa, iraq, hawaii
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Shadows in Paradise (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During a rescue operation in Iraq, Special Forces member Max Forrester is devastated when Sasha, his squad mate and fiancée goes missing. Two years later, Max now out of the military, receives a call from his ex-commander, Captain Dyer, informing ...
Style: exciting, disturbing, entertaining, suspense, tense ...
Plot: commando mission, terrorist, fight, military, mixed martial arts, action violence, fistfight, martial arts, gunfight, soldier, military camp, ex soldier ...
Place: iraq
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 6.1
 68K
Windtalkers (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a "windtalker" - one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken language was indecipherable to Japanese code breakers.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, emotional, rough ...
Plot: world war two, war, marines, code, military life, u.s. marine corps, heroes, military, mexican standoff, behind enemy lines, navajo, native americans ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1943, year 1944
Place: japan, asia, arizona
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 4.7
 828
U.S. Seals II (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a secret Russian nuclear missile base, an ex-U.S. SEAL member is planning to launch a missile strike on the United States, and the only way to stop him is with the best of the best. Because of a natural gas refinery leak, the newly formed team ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, military, master warrior, daring rescue, race against time, heroes, crimes, danger, soldier, heroic mission, military base ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.7
 559
The Bomber (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 181 min.
Story: During World War II, a soviet aircraft crashes on Nazi-occupied territory. But the pilot Grivtsov and his beloved radio operator Katya miraculously survive. Another survivor is flight navigator Linko, who ejected from the plane. Each of them has to ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, sad, suspense
Plot: behind enemy lines, great patriotic war, traitor, sabotage, airplane shot down, soldier, world war two, social relations, survival, love affair, diversion, propaganda ...
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Break-through (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Russian paratroopers company meets superior forces of Chechen separatists during raid in mountains and accept uphill battle with no chance to survive. Based on Battle for Height 776.
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing
Plot: russian soldier, paratrooper, prospector, soldier, terrorist attack, mission, combat, fight for supremacy, commando mission, showdown, struggle for survival, military ...
Place: chechnya, caucasus
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The (Silent) War (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Northern Spain, October 1944. Several groups of guerrilla fighters, former Republican soldiers exiled in France after the end of the Spanish Civil War, infiltrate the country in order to provoke a popular uprising against General Franco's ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: sabotage, political repression, franco regime (francoism), manhunt, coup d'etat, struggle for survival, military, secret mission, soldier, commando mission, fighting the system, battles ...
Time: 1940s
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 7.5
 276K
Lone Survivor (2013)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Four Navy SEALs on a covert mission to neutralize a high-level al-Qaeda operative must make an impossible moral decision in the mountains of Afghanistan that leads them into an enemy ambush. As they confront unthinkable odds, the SEALs must find ...
Style: rough, captivating, tense, exciting, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, soldier, survival, terrorism, gunfight, courage, navy seal, war, death, military life, squad, battles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2005
Place: afghanistan, middle east, usa, iraq, israel
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SAS: Red Notice (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary, Netherlands, Switzerland
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An off-duty SAS soldier, Tom Buckingham, must thwart a terror attack on a train running through the Channel Tunnel. As the action escalates on the train, events transpire in the corridors of power that may make the difference as to whether ...
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, tense, surprise ending
Plot: swat team, hostage situation, hostage, hostile takeover, terrorism, terrorist, train, ransom, british government, soldier, organized crime, political intrigue ...
Time: 2020s
Place: london, georgia, england, paris france, english channel
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 3.3
 1K
Dead Trigger (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 2021 - 5 years after the outbreak of a mysterious virus that turned humans into bloodthirsty, undead beasts much of the world’s population has been decimated. When governments were unable to keep the disease at bay, the Contagion Special Unit was ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, exciting, intense, rough ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, virus, swat team, rescue mission, military, top secret, martial arts, tough guy, game, battles, danger, survival ...
Time: 2020s, near future
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Tom Clancy's Without Remorse (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An elite Navy SEAL uncovers an international conspiracy while seeking justice for the murder of his pregnant wife.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: one man army, navy, gunfight, prison fight, warrior, mission, black hero, tough guy, vengeance, swat team, murder, violence ...
Time: 2020s
Place: syria, usa, langley virginia, pentagon, atlanta georgia ...
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 6.0
 23K
Redemption Day (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Having just returned home, decorated U.S. Marine Captain Brad Paxton's wife, Kate, is kidnapped by a terrorist group while working in Morocco. He is forced back into action for a daring and deadly operation to save the woman he loves.
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, tense, heroic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat team, vengeance, terrorist, secret agents, heroes, military, soldier, violence, leader, danger, terrorism, death ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: syria, usa, morocco, algeria, manhattan new york city ...
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 4.0
 7K
Rogue (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Battle-hardened O’Hara leads a lively mercenary team of soldiers on a daring mission: rescue hostages from their captors in remote Africa. But as the mission goes awry and the team is stranded, O’Hara’s squad must face a bloody, brutal ...
Style: suspense, brutal, bleak, disturbing, bloody ...
Plot: manhunt, animal attack, human trafficking, female warrior, marines, mercenary, lion, crocodile, fight, chase, rescue, danger ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: south africa, africa
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Search and Destroy (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When American Ranger John Cutter fails to save a family being held hostage and loses his entire team in a battle with infamous Ukrainian Arms Dealer Igor Rodin, John is discharged from the army. Three years later he is approached by his old General ...
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: submarine, fighter pilot, nato, commando unit, one man army, computer cracker, sniper, commando, train crash, combat, aircraft carrier, cabin in the woods ...
Place: eastern europe, africa
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 6.0
 13K
The Substitute (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After he did some jobs for CIA, ex-marine John Shale is visiting his high school love Jane. She's now a teacher in Columbus High School in Miami. Soon after his arriving Jane has her knee cap broken while jogging. After that, John decides to go ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: teachers and students, high school, hidden identity, danger, high school life, crime, undercover, gang, youth, society, crimes, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, cuba
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Alien Warfare (2019)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A team of Navy Seals investigates a mysterious science outpost only to have to combat a squad of powerful alien soldiers.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: soldier, secret laboratory, secret base, scientist, survival, alien, outpost, teleportation, adaptation, danger, demon, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: pentagon, los angeles
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The Substitute: Failure Is Not an Option (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A former mercenary joins a military academy as a teacher. He soon discovers a neo-Nazi group, code-named Werewolves, formed among the cadets. He also quickly finds that they have military leadership among the officers at the Academy.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, heroes, law enforcement, investigation, dishonesty, hidden identity, danger, crimes, secret agents, private detective, terrorism, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Hunt for Eagle One: Crash Point (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Strike Force team is back in this action-packed sequel to "The Hunt For Eagle One"! Terrorists have stolen a Ground Control Encoder...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle warfare, rescue, terrorism, kidnapping, martial arts, hostage, race against time, heroes, female fighter, behind enemy lines, terrorist attack, lieutenant ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, melbourne australia, the philippines
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Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Topper Harley is found to be working as an odd-job-man in a monastery. The CIA want him to lead a rescue mission into Iraq, to rescue the last rescue team, who went in to rescue the last rescue team who... who went in to rescue hostages left behind ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: saddam hussein, rescue, hostage, battles, danger, daring rescue, military life, heroic mission, military, behind enemy lines, tough heroes, betrayal ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: iraq, middle east, southeast asia, washington d.c., asia ...
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The Guns of Navarone (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A team of allied saboteurs are assigned an impossible mission: infiltrate an impregnable Nazi-held island and destroy the two enormous long-range field guns that prevent the rescue of 2,000 trapped British soldiers.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, adventure, island, german, battles, behind enemy lines, military, allies, resistance, war, heroic mission, save the day ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: germany, greece
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 5.3
 3K
Gunmen (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Drug baron Peter Loomis (Patrick Stewart) has his $400 million dollar drug fortune stolen in South America. Loomis sends Armor O'Malley (Denis Leary), a ruthless killer to find his money. Cole Parker (Mario Van Peebles), a DEA Agent is on a ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, adventure, chase, criminal's revenge, crimes, partners, master criminal, rivalry, gangsters, undercover, buddies, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, latin america, new york, south america
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 5.1
 3K
Black Tigers (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The former leader of a commando rescue attempt into Vietnam tries to discover why his squad members are being murdered, one-by-one, after the war is over.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, politics, heroes, rescue, danger, on the run, political corruption, battlefield, rescue mission, revenge, vietnam war, military ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, california, washington d.c., paris france ...
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 4.9
 239
Giants of Rome (1964)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elite group of soldiers led by the courageous Claudius Marcellus are handpicked by Julius Caesar to embark on a desperate and dangerous suicide mission to destroy the Druids' secret weapon.
Style: buddy movie
Plot: cowardice, stabbed with a sword, sword and sandal, sword duel, staff, commander, behind enemy lines, dead rabbit, armor, knife throwing, epic battle, steel helmet ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
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 6.8
 7K
Black Sunday (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An Israeli anti-terrorist agent must stop a disgruntled Vietnam vet cooperating in a plot to commit a terrorist plot at the Super Bowl.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, terrorism, stadium, political intrigue, race against time, graphic violence, zeppelin, state affairs, chases and races, deadly, danger, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: miami, florida, usa, los angeles, washington d.c. ...
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Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Navy SEALS, headed by Lt. Bobby James, are dispatched to North Korea on a covert mission, all in an effort to take out a missile site...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, battles, heroes, nuclear missile, survival, danger, mission gone awry, military life, cliche, tough heroes, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, washington d.c., north korea
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Behind Enemy Lines III: Colombia (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Navy SEALS mount an attack on Colombian special forces to clear their names and rescue a hostage.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, battles, soldier, manhunt, military, secret agents, daring rescue, deadly, danger, war, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colombia, latin america
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 4.7
 922
The Base (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Major Murphy, a US Army Investigator, has received a new assignment. Sgt. Gammon is suspected of dealing cocaine from his base, and Murphy must gather enough evidence to shut down Gammon and his entire operation. Along with his partner, Lt. Andrews, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, drug dealing, soldier, heroes, fistfight, hand to hand combat, deadly, working undercover, vigilantism, law enforcement, chases and races, military ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico
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Attack Force Z (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, Taiwan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Tim Burstall directs then-up-and-comers Mel Gibson and Sam Neill in this action-packed Cannes Film Festival selection about the grim realities of World War II, a gritty drama based on actual events. Sent to rescue survivors from the site of a plane ...
Style: realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, commando, battles, anti war, heroes, soldier, island, mission, submarine, war, save the day, escapades ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, year 1945
Place: chicago illinois, usa, australia
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American Ninja 4: The Annihilation (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The two American Ninjas, Joe Armstrong and Sean Davidson, team up to do battle against a terrorist and his band of Ninjas.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, battles, soldier, master warrior, martial arts, terrorism, ex soldier, deadly, danger, mortal combat, graphic violence, fight to the death ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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 2.5
 450
SEAL Team VI (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Inspired by actual events: This heroic saga depicts an elite counter-terrorism team's black ops incursion into Iraq four days prior to Operation: Desert Shield and the harrowing consequences its members faced when their covert mission was ...
Style: serious, rough, tense, suspense, realistic
Plot: battles, desert, military, escapades, danger, save the day, isolation, basic training, soldier, confined, tough heroes, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iraq
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