Diplomacy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant diplomacy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, political, emotional and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with diplomacy, state affairs, politics, military, world war two, revolution, spy, heroes, ambassador and war plots mostly in Drama, History and War genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
diplomacy movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as diplomacy: A Prominent Patient (2016), Diplomacy (2014), Thirteen Days (2000), Into the Storm (2009), Amen. (2002), Madam Secretary (2014), India Song (1975), The Sum of All Fears (2002), The Terrorists (1974), Sergio (2020).

List of diplomacy movies

A Prominent Patient (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is 1939. Flamboyant Czech diplomat Jan Masaryk has fled to America to escape his recent past. Germany has invaded Czechoslovakia and Masaryk is now a man with no nation. In America he tries to forget the personal and political betrayal he and his ...
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, disturbing
Plot: diplomat, czech history, diplomacy, nazi germany, psychiatrist, european history, life is a bitch, world war two, post war, psychology, betrayal, cocaine ...
Time: pre world war two, year 1939, year 1938, 1930s, year 1937
Place: prague, central europe
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Diplomacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The night of August 24, 1944. The fate of Paris is in the hands of General von Choltitz, governor of Grand Paris, who is preparing, on Hitler’s orders, to blow up the French capital. The descendent of a long line of Prussian military men, the ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, talky, political
Plot: world war two, diplomacy, soldier, wartime life, french resistance, sabotage, obedience, german occupation, disobey, race against time, death, demolished city ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: paris france, germany, france, sweden, europe
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Thirteen Days (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Dramatisation of the Cuban Missile Crisis, the nuclear standoff with the USSR sparked by the discovery by the Americans of missle bases established on the Soviet allied island of Cuba. Shown from the perspective of the US President, John F Kennedy, ...
Style: political, suspenseful, tense, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Plot: cold war, politics, president, political intrigue, leadership, un, race against time, spy, conspiracy, diplomacy, white house, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: cuba, ussr, russia, boston, the philippines ...
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Into the Storm (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This powerful follow-up to “The Gathering Storm” follows Churchill from 1940 to 1945 as he guided his beleaguered nation through the crucible of the war years--even as his marriage was encountering its own struggles.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, political, gloomy
Plot: winston churchill, world war two, war, prime minister, diplomacy, leadership, state affairs, head of state, politics, political leader, fictional history, nazi ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two, 20th century, year 1945, year 1940
Place: england, europe
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Amen. (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Germany, Romania
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film "Amen." examines the links between the Vatican and Nazi Germany. The central character is Kurt Gerstein, a member of the Institute for Hygiene of the Waffen-SS who is horrified by what he sees in the death camps. Moreover, he is ...
Style: political, thought provoking, disturbing, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, genocide, priest, politics, christian, conscience, ss, nazi, war, concentration camp, pope ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two, 1930s, 20th century
Place: vatican, germany, rome italy, poland, czechoslovakia ...
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Madam Secretary (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Former CIA agent Elizabeth Faulkner McCord is suddenly thrust into the position of US Secretary of State where she must quickly learn to drive international diplomacy, wrangle office politics and balance a complex family life.
Style: realistic, serious, political
Plot: politics, chief of staff, relationship vs career, u.s. president, workplace intrigue, politician, usa politics, government, secretary of state, workplace situations, president, state affairs ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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India Song (1975)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: India, 1937. Anne-Marie Stretter is the wife of the French ambassador and leads a solitary yet privileged life in Calcutta. The tedium of her existence is relieved by numerous illicit love affairs with government officials, young men who find her an ...
Style: art house, experimental, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: feminist, dancing, women, sensuality, diplomacy, aristocracy, movie actress, male female relationship, sunset, loneliness, piano, female nudity ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: india, france, kolkata
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The Sum of All Fears (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When the president of Russia suddenly dies, a man whose politics are virtually unknown succeeds him. The change in political leaders sparks paranoia among American CIA officials, so CIA director Bill Cabot recruits a young analyst to supply insight ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, political, tense, intense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: cold war, espionage, spy, cia, terrorism, nuclear bomb, nuclear war, terrorist, white house, nuclear explosion, covert operation, nuclear threat ...
Time: 90s, 70s, year 2002, 2000s, year 1973 ...
Place: maryland, russia, israel, washington d.c., middle east ...
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The Terrorists (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Following a series of bomb attacks in London, a group of terrorists seize Britain's ambassador to Scandinavia. With the ambassador now a hostage in his residence, another group hijacks an airliner at the capital's airport, announcing that ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: terrorist, hijacking, airplane, hostage, diplomacy, judiciary, irish republican army, one man army, daring rescue, state affairs, politics, save the day ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: norway, scandinavia, oslo norway
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Sergio (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A sweeping drama set in the chaotic aftermath of the US invasion of Iraq, where the life of top UN diplomat Sergio Vieira de Mello hangs in the balance during the most treacherous mission of his career.
Style: sexy, political
Plot: female nudity, diplomacy, world war two, brazilian abroad, al qaeda, un, woman on top, male objectification, sex scene, nude, brazilian, human rights ...
Place: indonesia, rio de janeiro, cambodia, baghdad iraq
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Walking with the Enemy (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Romania, Hungary, Canada, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Regent Horthy is the leader of Hungary and a German ally, but his favorable standing with Hitler changes as the war comes to an end. Forced to cede Hungary’s power or else witness the execution of his son, Regent Horthy gives up control of his ...
Style: realistic, bleak, emotional, serious
Plot: holocaust, world war two, concentration camp, defiant, family relations, war, life is a bitch, confined, spy, nazi, betrayal, diplomacy ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1980, year 1957 ...
Place: europe, hungary, budapest, new york, switzerland ...
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World War II: When Lions Roared (1994)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 194 min.
TV show
Story: Based upon the actual cables between Washington, London and Moscow during the Second World War, this TV-movie examines the relationship between the leaders of these countries throughout the conflict. Franklin D. Roosevelt (John Lithgow), Winston ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, talky, realistic, serious ...
Plot: world war two, josef stalin, head of state, diplomacy, winston churchill, marxist, intrigue, british politics, military, against humanity, artists and showbiz, leadership ...
Time: 1940s
Place: germany, europe, usa, ussr, britain
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The Conspiracy of Ambassadors (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, History, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Soviet propaganda film set in 1918 during the Russian Civil War. While investigating a murder, Soviet intelligence officers uncover an international treason. Diplomats from several nations are led by the British Ambassador Lockhart in ...
Plot: diplomacy, spy, murder, terror, revolution, civil war
Place: ussr
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The Interpreter (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: After Silvia Broome, an interpreter at United Nations headquarters, overhears plans of an assassination, an American Secret Service agent is sent to investigate.
Style: suspenseful, political, tense, tricky, mind bending ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: un, assassination, suspense, twists and turns, spy, investigation, murder, fbi, undercover, espionage, vengeance, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: africa, new york, paris france, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
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The State Within (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: Ambassador to Washington is the pinnacle of success in the Foreign Office and the position is offered to only the brightest and the best. But Ambassador Mark Brydon finds his skills tested to the limits when, following a major diplomatic incident, ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, political, tense
Plot: coup d'etat, politics, terrorism, political conspiracy, cover up, fbi, manipulation, workplace, political intrigue, terrorist, dishonesty, spy ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., pentagon, iraq
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Operation Cicero (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Turkey
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ilyas Bazna works as a butler in the British Embassy in Turkey during WW2. After Bazna starts to work as a German spy he is going to experience a series of unexpected events.
Style: enigmatic, tense, thought provoking, disturbing, captivating
Plot: world war two, spy, soldier, winston churchill, german soldier, nazi, secret agents, wartime, political conspiracy, secret identity, mysterious character, spy mission ...
Place: germany, former yugoslavia, albania, turkey
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The Ugly American (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An intelligent, articulate scholar, Harrison MacWhite, survives a hostile Senate confirmation hearing at the hands of conservatives to become ambassador to Sarkan, a southeast Asian country where civil war threatens a tense peace. Despite his ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: politics, revolutionary, colonialism, travel, diplomacy, revolution, rebellion, military coup, cold war, nationalism, anti communist, american abroad ...
Time: 50s
Place: southeast asia, indochina, asia
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55 Days at Peking (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Diplomats, soldiers and other representatives of a dozen nations fend off the siege of the International Compound in Peking during the 1900 Boxer Rebellion. The disparate interests unite for survival despite competing factions, overwhelming odds, ...
Style: serious, epic, exciting, realistic, tense ...
Plot: battles, imperialism, politics, british empire, military, state affairs, rivalry, political unrest, against the odds, colonialism, revolution, tragic hero ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, year 1900, victorian era, turn of the century
Place: china, england, france, beijing china, asia ...
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Beyond the Limit (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in a small politically unstable Latin American country, the story follows the half English and half Latino Dr. Eduardo Plarr, who left his home to find a better life. Along the way he meets an array of people, including British Consul Charley ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, biting ...
Plot: revolution, love affair, doctor, rebel, kidnapping, diplomat, political unrest, politics, starting over, alcoholic, adultery, love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, paraguay, south america, argentina
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Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Yugoslavia
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The story of Raoul Wallenberg, a Swedish diplomat responsible for saving thousands of lives from the Nazi Holocaust.
Plot: world war two, holocaust, jewish, diplomacy, spy, world war, lifesaver, racism, captive, starvation, diplomat, prejudice ...
Place: germany
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Camille Claudel (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The life of Camille Claudel, a french scupltor who becomes the apprentice of Auguste Rodin and later his lover. Her passion for her art and Rodin drive her further away from reason and rationality.
Style: psychological, emotional, intense, touching, heartbreaking ...
Plot: mental illness, art, artist, sculptor, obsession, fall in love, love, couples, actor's life, love and romance, love affair, painter ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, paris france
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Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Swedish account of Raoul Wallenberg, the man responsible for the largest rescue of Jews during World War II.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, bleak, uplifting ...
Plot: world war two, jewish, politics, rescue, diplomacy, judaism, heroes, ghetto, anti semitism, genocide, nazi soldier, righting the wronged ...
Time: 1940s
Place: sweden, europe, hungary, moscow russia, stockholm sweden ...
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The Opium War (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: China
Duration: 153 min.
Story: The story of the Opium War between China, in the waning days of the Qing Dynasty, and the British Empire, in the 1830s, and the subsequent takeover of Hong Kong by Britain; through the eyes of the key figures, fiercely nationalistic Lin Zexu, and ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: british empire, qing dynasty, battles, chinese emperor, chinese, chinese history, diplomacy, british colonialism, colonialism, society, leadership, war ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 1830s, victorian era
Place: china, asia, hong kong, east asia, united kingdom ...
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Perlasca: The Courage of a Just Man (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 197 min.
Story: It is the real story of Giorgio Perlasca (Luca Zingaretti). During the 1920s he was an Italian Fascist supporter, fighting in Africa an in the Spanish civil war where he deserved a safe conduct for Spanish embassies. After some years, disillusioned ...
Style: disturbing, uplifting, serious, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, nazism, idealism, genocide, hopes, deportation, concentration camp, fighting the system, life is a bitch, wartime life, nazi occupation ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 1920s, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: hungary, italy, budapest, sweden, spain
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Agent of Influence (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This story of espionage and counter-espionage is based on the novel by Ian Adams. Suspicious circumstances surrounded the mysterious death of a Canadian diplomat. At the height of The Cold War in October 1964, John Watkins, Canada's former ...
Style: realistic, captivating, bleak, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: espionage, rebellion, state affairs, head of state, undercover, dishonesty, heroes, cold war, cia, diplomacy, intrigue, secret agents ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, russia
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Rules of Engagement (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Rules of Engagement is a comedy about the different phases of male/female relationships, as seen through the eyes of a newly engaged couple, Adam and Jennifer, a long-time married pair, Jeff and Audrey, and a single guy on the prowl, Russell. As ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, lifestyle, couple relations, friendship, group of friends, womanizer, couples, marriage, love and romance, wooing, friends, relationships ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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The Black Pimpernel (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Mexico, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story about Swedish ambassador in Chile - Harald Edelstam - and his heroic actions to protect the innocent people from the execution during and after the military coup on September 11th 1973.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, rough, serious, emotional ...
Plot: political intrigue, life is a bitch, politics, injustice, political unrest, society, revolution, human spirit, ambassador, human rights, intrigue, diplomacy ...
Time: year 1973
Place: chile
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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, depressing, touching ...
Plot: world war two, rescue, atrocity, japanese history, rape, war crime, testimony, invasion, daring rescue, life is a bitch, survival, against humanity ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1937, year 1938
Place: china, asia, japan, shanghai
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Argo (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA 'exfiltration' specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.
Style: tense, suspenseful, clever, captivating, political ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: cia, rescue mission, secret mission, revolution, politics, espionage, u.s. embassy, suspense, spy, hostage, american abroad, escape ...
Time: 70s, 80s, year 1979, year 1980, 20th century ...
Place: middle east, iran, tehran iran, los angeles, langley virginia ...
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Mao's Last Dancer (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 117 min.
Story: At the age of 11, Li was plucked from a poor Chinese village by Madame Mao's cultural delegates and taken to Beijing to study ballet. In 1979, during a cultural exchange to Texas, he fell in love with an American woman. Two years later, he ...
Style: uplifting, touching, emotional, serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dancing, ballet, interracial romance, against the odds, dancer, ambition, communism, promise, immigrants, self fulfillment, human spirit, follow your dream ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1973, year 1986 ...
Place: china, austin texas, texas, usa, asia ...
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