War buddy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant war buddy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, rough and exciting films and TV shows about / with war buddy, murder, gunfight, revenge, machine gun, violence, blood, chase, death and fistfight plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, Italy, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as war buddy: Lethal Weapon (1987), Gemini Man (2019), Angel Has Fallen (2019), The Visitors (1972), McBain (1991), Exterminator 2 (1984), Heartbreak Ridge (1986), Black Tigers (1978), Hammerhead (1987), Siete minutos para morir (1969).

List of war buddy movies

Lethal Weapon (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Veteran buttoned-down LAPD detective Roger Murtaugh is partnered with unhinged cop Martin Riggs, who -- distraught after his wife's death -- has a death wish and takes unnecessary risks with criminals at every turn. The odd couple embark on ...
Style: suspense, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: police investigation, reluctant partners, chase, gunfight, crimes, crime, partners against crime, verbal byplay, police, adventure, mercenary, henchman ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills, vietnam, california
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Gemini Man (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Henry Brogen, an aging assassin tries to get out of the business but finds himself in the ultimate battle: fighting his own clone who is 25 years younger than him and at the peak of his abilities.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, intense, surprise ending ...
Plot: clones, hitman, black ops, cloning, secret agents, parkour, tough guy, gunfight, happy ending, danger, undercover agent, fleeing ...
Time: near future, 2010s
Place: hungary, budapest, budapest hungary, europe, georgia ...
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Angel Has Fallen (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Secret Service Agent Mike Banning is framed for the attempted assassination of the President and must evade his own agency and the FBI as he tries to uncover the real threat.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: secret service, terrorist, lone hero, fbi, agent, president, assassination plot, manhunt, white house, attempted murder, false accusation, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, north carolina, virginia
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The Visitors (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bill, Martha and their little child Hal are spending a quiet winter Sunday in their cosy house when they get an unexpected visit from Mike Nickerson and Tony Rodriguez. Mike and Tony are old acquaintances of Bill; a few years back, in Vietnam, they ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: veteran, revenge, vietnam veteran, hostage, rape, homecoming, friendship, vengeance, friends, psychopath, courtroom drama, injustice ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, new england, connecticut
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McBain (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Santos attempts to lead a people's revolt in Colombia to overthrow the Presidente. When his revolt fails and he is killed, his sister Christina goes to New York to find McBain, a lieutenant Santos rescued during the Vietnam War. McBain agrees ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rebellion, soldier, drug dealing, military, rebelliousness, vengeance, heroes, buddies, gang, danger, revolution, rivalry ...
Time: year 1973
Place: colombia, vietnam, asia, new york
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Exterminator 2 (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The flamethrower-wielding vigilante John Eastland returns to rid New York of a drug lord and his gang.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, surprise ending, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, danger, murder, vigilantism, vigilante, flamethrower, exploitation, violence, revenge, good versus evil, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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Heartbreak Ridge (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A hard-nosed, hard-living Marine gunnery sergeant clashes with his superiors and his ex-wife as he takes command of a spoiled recon platoon with a bad attitude.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, propaganda film, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: boot camp, marine, military, heroes, platoon, war, relationship vs career, ambition, power relations, combat, redemption, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: caribbean, north carolina, vietnam
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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: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political corruption, martial arts, heroes, rescue, danger, on the run, politics, vengeance, against the odds, lone wolves, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, los angeles, paris france, california ...
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Hammerhead (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A detective's hunt for the man who murdered his friend takes him to the Caribbean, where he finds himself enmeshed in a web of corruption and murder.
Style: buddy movie, cult film, surprise ending, buddy comedy
Plot: murder, caribbean sea, toothpick, mercenary, self mutilation, falling down stairs, blindness, cassette tape, blood, martial artist, corrupt cop, farm ...
Place: miami, jamaica, caribbean
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Siete minutos para morir (1969)
Genre: Action
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A US Secret Service agent must go to Hong Kong because of the disappearance of some important documents her former partner carried. These documents, if they fell into enemy hands, could be very dangerous and cause many more deaths.
Style: eurospy
Plot: helicopter, nightclub singer, gunfight, secret agent, twin brother, special agent, spy, spy mission, chase, cia, italian mafia, special agents ...
Place: hong kong, milan italy
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Search and Destroy (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The hunter becomes the prey as a Vietnam veteran (Perry King) tries to ferret out the real culprit after being tagged as the prime suspect in the murders of his former Army pals.
Plot: vendetta, niagara falls, murder, vietnam veteran, vietnam war, police investigation, kidnapping, fistfight, war buddy, multiple murder, machine gun, gunfight ...
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Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Colonel James Braddock is told that his Asian wife and 12-year-old son are still alive in Communist Vietnam, he mounts a one-man assault to free them. Armed with the latest high-tech firepower, Braddock fights his way into the heart of the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, danger, heroes, vietnam veteran, rescue mission, vengeance, orphanage, confined, tough heroes, against the odds, clergy, escapades ...
Time: 80s, year 1975, 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, cambodia, saigon, thailand ...
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The Last American Soldier (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy, Philippines
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jungle action from the glorious period of Rambo ripoffs.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: tied to a chair, grenade launcher, forest, espionage, kicked in the face, government, explosive, decapitation, violence, warrior, field, blood ...
Time: 80s
Place: soviet union, vietnam, cambodia, thailand
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The Farmer Has a Wife (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 115 min.
Plot: farmer, business, dysfunctional marriage, pregnancy, countryside, bank clerk, husband wife relationship, older man younger woman relationship, village, bank, barn, loan ...
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Strange World (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Strange World is an American television program about military investigations into criminal abuses of science and technology. ABC commissioned 13 episodes, of which three aired in March 1999, before the network cancelled the program. The remaining ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious
Plot: military, cloning, bio weapon, gulf war, fighting the system, anti war, price of justice, experiment gone awry, down on your luck, military life, haunted by the past, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
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Dog Nail Clipper (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bright young soldier Mertsi suffers a permanent brain injury in the Second World War. In the late 1940s he wanders around the Finnish countryside looking for simple work and relying on other people's help. A workmate, Ville, tells him about his ...
Style: melancholic, thought provoking, sincere, touching
Plot: human animal relationship, dog, nature, war injury, lumberjack, post war, wilderness, life is a bitch, life philosophy, post traumatic stress disorder, war buddy, handicapped ...
Time: 1940s
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Thunder Run (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A vicious band of nuclear terrorists is threatening America's atomic weapons research. Truck jockey Charlie Morrison (Forrest Tucker) volunteers for a last-ditch, suicide scheme to lure them into a trap, baited with a vital shipment of ...
Style: road movie, cult film, psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: scar, korean war veteran, drag racing, veteran, terrorist, soldier, truck, chase, machine gun, car chase, truck driver, bar fight ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, nevada
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The Guardians (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: 15-year-old Nina witnesses a terrible crime that puts her life in danger. Being an orphan, she has nobody she can trust. When corrupt businessman Thomas Backer sends five killers after Nina, witness protection officer, Max, a former special-forces ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: witnessing a crime, orphan, on the run, friendship, murder, danger, deadly, teenage girl, tough heroes, bodyguard, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
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The Yakuza (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Harry Kilmer returns to Japan after several years in order to rescue his friend George's kidnapped daughter - and ends up on the wrong side of the Yakuza, the notorious Japanese mafia...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, intense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: yakuza, kidnapping, gangsters, mafia, neo noir, crime, crimes, friendship, culture clash, rescue, haunted by the past, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, kyoto japan, california
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The Gunman (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Eight years after fleeing the Congo following his assassination of that country's minister of mining, former assassin Jim Terrier is back, suffering from PTSD and digging wells to atone for his violent past. After an attempt is made on his ...
Style: exciting, rough, intense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: agent as target, revenge, espionage, danger, undercover, hand to hand combat, chase, interpol, haunted by the past, assassin, betrayal, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2014, year 2006
Place: europe, london, africa, barcelona, barcelona spain
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Uncommon Valor (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, jungle, prison, rescue, soldier, war, survival, adventure, danger, captivity, against the odds ...
Time: 80s, year 1972, year 1977, 70s, year 1983 ...
Place: vietnam, laos, asia, texas, bangkok thailand ...
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Marked for Death (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Just retired from the Drug Enforcement Agency, John Hatcher returns to his hometown and quickly discovers that drugs have infiltrated his old neighborhood. Determined to drive the dealers out, Hatcher crosses paths with a ferocious Jamaican drug ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, drug dealing, murder, danger, vengeance, revenge, crimes, crime, family, against the odds, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, jamaica, west indies, caribbean ...
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The Hunted (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the wilderness of British Columbia, two hunters are tracked and viciously murdered by Aaron Hallum. Former Special Operations instructor, L.T. Bonham is approached and asked to apprehend Hallum, his former student, who has 'gone rogue' ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, combat, swat team, chase, human monster, murder, special agents, haunted by the past, violence, maniac, massacre, fbi ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: oregon, kosovo, usa, portland oregon, yugoslavia ...
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The Glimmer Man (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A former government operative renowned for his stealth, Jack Cole is now a Los Angeles police detective. When a series of horrible murders occurs in the metro area, Cole is assigned to the case, along with tough-talking fellow cop Jim Campbell. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, reluctant partners, crimes, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, partners, chases and races, deadly, law enforcement, police corruption, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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The Exterminator (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man's best friend is killed on the streets of New York. The man (Robert Ginty) then transforms into a violent killer, turning New York into a great war zone and Christopher George is the only one to stop him.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vigilantism, vigilante, violence, chase, murder, police investigation, revenge, vengeance, gory, crimes, deadly, fighting the system ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: vietnam, new york, asia, usa, new jersey ...
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Blood Massacre (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A gang are on the run after a video store robbery goes wrong and results in a death. One of their party, Rizzo is maybe not as stable as he should be. Hiding out at a family's farm house, events unfold that reveal not everything is as it seems. ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense, biting
Plot: decapitation, plot twist, gang of outlaws, female in shower, body in a trunk, blood, cannibal, video store, carjacking, criminal gang, home invasion, dead body in car trunk ...
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7 Seconds (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When an experienced thief accidentally makes off with a Van Gogh, his partner is kidnapped by gangsters in pursuit of the painting, forcing the criminal to hatch a rescue plan.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hostage, criminal heroes, chases and races, rivalry, dishonesty, disorder, kidnapping, daring rescue, gangsters, one man army, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
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Oliver Sherman (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Feeling lost and disconnected, with no family of his own, veteran Sherman Oliver sets out to the countryside in search of the soldier who saved him back in the war. That man, Franklin Page, has long since moved on - to a wife, two children, and a ...
Style: realistic, psychological, tense, bleak, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, human nature, homecoming, haunted by the past, friendship, moral dilemma, society, buddies, uninvited guest, small town, murder, war veteran ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Ginger in the Morning (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recently divorced Santa Fe architect is surprised to find himself falling in love with a free-spirited young hitchhiker.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: odd couple, romance, love and romance, youth, dishonesty, opposites attract, couples, uninvited guest, love affair, on the road, fall in love, hitchhiker ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new mexico
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Final Mission (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, War
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When his family are murdered Vietnam War veteran, Vince Deacon, tracks down the man responsible for the murders and to get his revenge.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, one man army, murder, vengeance, vietnam war, police station, jungle, vigilantism, vietnam veteran, revenge, crime, crimes ...
Time: year 1972
Place: vietnam, los angeles, laos
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