Lieutenant colonel movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lieutenant colonel movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense and intense films and TV shows about / with lieutenant colonel, military, explosion, soldier, gunfight, chase, death, runaway, dialogue and culture clash plots mostly in Drama, Action and War genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as lieutenant colonel: The Presidio (1988), Liquidation (2007), Cop Wars (2005), The Thin Red Line (1998), Taking Chance (2009), The Great Santini (1979), The Manhattan Project (1986), Hangfire (1991), The Marquise of O (1976), Broken Arrow (1996).

List of lieutenant colonel movies

The Presidio (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jay Austin is now a civilian police detective. Colonel Caldwell was his commanding officer years before when he left the military police over a disagreement over the handling of a drunk driver. Now a series of murders that cross jurisdictions force ...
Style: buddy movie, neo noir, tense, exciting, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: conspiracy, investigation, murder, military, father daughter relationship, tough cop, fistfight, murder investigation, factory, tough guy, police chase, funeral ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, new jersey, usa, california
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Liquidation (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 1946. World War II is over, but it doesn't mean that there is no one to fight with. The post-war city of Odessa is ruled by serial killer prison-escapees and former Nazi collaborators. Fallen into disfavor, Marshal Zhoukov is sent ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, interesting
Plot: fighting crime, saboteur, military officer, criminal, suspense, criminal gang, gang, crime boss, murder, showdown, crime spree, lieutenant colonel ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s
Place: ukraine, ussr
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Cop Wars (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 286 min.
TV show
Style: captivating, serious, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime investigation, injustice, rivalry, feud, suspense, good versus evil, partners, heroes, friendship, investigation, lieutenant colonel, gunfight ...
Time: 2000s
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The Thin Red Line (1998)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Based on the graphic novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line tells the story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer, and ultimately make essential discoveries about themselves during the fierce World War II ...
Style: epic, visually appealing, thought provoking, philosophical, atmospheric ...
Plot: war, soldier, world war two, sergeant, anti war, jungle, infantry, existentialism, survival, invasion, pacific island, military life ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: asia, canada, japan, pacific ocean
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Taking Chance (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Lt. Col. Michael Strobl, a volunteer military escort accompanies the body of Lance Cpl. Chance Phelps to his hometown in Wyoming.
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: war, military, iraq war, soldier, self discovery, marines, ethnic conflict, unlikely friendships, father son relationship, military life, patriotism, ritual ...
Time: year 2004, 21st century
Place: wyoming, iraq, canada, middle east, baghdad iraq ...
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The Great Santini (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: As he approaches manhood, Ben Meechum struggles to win the approval of his demanding alpha male father, an aggressively competitive, but frustrated marine pilot.
Style: realistic, emotional, heartbreaking, intense, talky ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, military, family relations, military base, bittersweet, strict father, vietnam war, runaway, gunfight, character study, courage, tragedy ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: california, south carolina, atlanta georgia, spain
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The Manhattan Project (1986)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Named after the World War II-era program, the plot revolves around a gifted high school student who decides to construct a nuclear bomb for a national science fair. The film's underlying theme involves the Cold War of the 1980s when government ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenager, cold war, nuclear, bomb, runaway, military, whistleblower, heist, scientist, plutonium, laboratory, chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, new york state
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Hangfire (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a large group of escaped convicts take Ike Slayton, a Vietnam veteran's wife hostage, Slayton enlists the help of his old army friend in a furious search to find her, while a hard-nosed National Guardsman leads a platoon of solders ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: hostage, heroes, kidnapping, small town, evacuation, escape, state trooper, fugitives, confined, tough law enforcer, save the day, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new mexico, usa
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The Marquise of O (1976)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A German Marquise has to deal with a pregnancy she cannot explain and an infatuated Russian Count.
Style: romantic, serious, realistic
Plot: marriage, napoleon bonaparte, german history, summer, pregnancy, love and romance, moral dilemma, soldier, life is a bitch, rescue, introspection, couples ...
Time: 1790s, 19th century, 18th century
Place: italy, europe
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Broken Arrow (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When rogue stealth-fighter pilot Vic Deakins deliberately drops off the radar while on maneuvers, the Air Force ends up with two stolen nuclear warheads -- and Deakins's co-pilot, Riley Hale, is the military's only hope for getting them ...
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: terrorism, betrayal, mexican standoff, train, desert, race against time, escapades, fighter jet, rivalry, airplane, suspense, nuclear bomb ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, hong kong, utah
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Miracle in Cell No. 7 (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Separated from his daughter, a father with an intellectual disability must prove his innocence when he is jailed for the death of a commander's child.
Style: psychological, sentimental, disturbing, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mentally challenged, prison, innocent, cell mate, parent child relationship, father daughter relationship, arrest, mental patient, jail, mental illness, murder, love ...
Time: year 2004, year 1983
Place: turkey
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Emperor (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An escaped slave travels north and has chance encounters with Frederick Douglass and John Brown. Based on the life story of Shields Green.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing, touching ...
Plot: slavery, plantation, american civil war, rebellion, battles, chase, equality, family relations, criminal, african american, militia, murder ...
Place: maryland, new york
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Capricorn One (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In order to protect the reputation of the American space program, a team of scientists stages a phony Mars landing. Willingly participating in the deception are a trio of well-meaning astronauts, who become liabilities when their space capsule is ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, surprise ending, psychotronic ...
Plot: astronaut, conspiracy, mars, nasa, conspiracy theory, whistleblower, investigative reporter, spacecraft, paranoia, desert, investigation, space ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future
Place: texas, houston texas, usa, arizona
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Firefox (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The Soviets have developed a revolutionary new jet fighter, called "Firefox". Naturally, the British are worried that the jet will be used as a first-strike weapon, as rumours say that the jet is indetectable on radar. They send ex-Vietnam ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, cerebral, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, spy, fighter plane, behind enemy lines, espionage, chase, fighter jet, suspense, fighter pilot, military, submarine, aviation ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, moscow russia, england, vietnam, asia ...
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Balloon (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Two families attempt a daredevil plan to escape DDR with a homemade hot air balloon, but it crashes just before the border. The Stasi finds traces of this attempt to escape and immediately starts investigations, while the two families are forced to ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense
Audience: date night
Plot: berlin wall, stasi, balloon, border patrol, escape plan, husband wife relationship, manhunt, interrogation, couples, german history, suspense, communism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1989, year 1979
Place: east germany, german democratic republic, berlin germany, east berlin, west germany ...
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12 Strong (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.
Style: touching, suspenseful, exciting, rough, perverse ...
Plot: cia, military, taliban, soldier, heroism, behind enemy lines, us military, al qaeda, machismo, swat team, war on terror, navy seal ...
Time: september 11 2001, year 2001, 2000s, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, usa, middle east
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Guernica (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The fates of Henry - an American correspondent - and Teresa, one of the Republic's censors during the Spanish Civil War.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, serious
Plot: spanish civil war, journalist, world war two, civil war, saving a life, militia, nazism, hiding place, war violence, freedom, politics, military ...
Time: 1930s, year 1932, year 1999, year 1975, year 1939 ...
Place: spain, basque country, madrid
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It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: A group of strangers come across a man dying after a car crash who proceeds to tell them about the $350,000 he buried in California. What follows is the madcap adventures of those strangers as each attempts to claim the prize for himself.
Style: road movie, humorous, funny, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, car chase, on the road, race, greed, money, road trip, competition, twists and turns, group of strangers, reckless driving ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1916
Place: california, usa
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The Lost City of Z (2016)
Genre: Adventure, 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: inspirational, meditative, exciting, sexy, factual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: explorer, jungle, travel, expedition, archaeology, journey, survival, tribe, world war one, courage, obsession, conquistador ...
Time: 1920s, future, year 1916, year 1914, 18th century ...
Place: south america, ireland, london, england, bolivia ...
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Funeral on the Second Floor (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Plot: lieutenant colonel, kgb, captain, sergeant, fight, bodyguard, colonel, doctor, corruption, criminal, secret document, militia ...
Time: year 1991
Place: ussr
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Loaf and Camouflage (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film is the story of a group of soldiers, who, in the course of their compulsory military service in 1967 and 1968, before and during the military dictatorship in Greece, are assigned to the then recently founded Armed Forces Television. This TV ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Plot: porn, army, dictatorship, soldier, military, greek, filmmaking, satire, state affairs, fighting the system, media, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s, year 1967
Place: greece, europe, hellas, athens greece
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Pixels (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Video game experts are recruited by the military to fight 1980s-era video game characters who've attacked New York.
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: video game, geek, alien, save the world, alien invasion, humanity in peril, chase, transformation, heroes, escapades, alien attack, computer cracker ...
Time: 80s, future, year 2015, 2010s, year 1982 ...
Place: new york, usa, india, washington d.c., london ...
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The Water Diviner (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1919, Australian farmer Joshua Connor travels to Turkey to discover the fate of his three sons, reported missing in action. Holding on to hope, Joshua must travel across the war-torn landscape to find the truth and his own peace.
Style: touching, emotional, dramatic, compassionate, sentimental ...
Plot: world war one, war, missing person, redemption, destiny, courage, world war two, parents and children, family relations, graphic violence, escapades, military ...
Time: 1910s, year 1919, 1920s, year 1915, 20th century
Place: australia, ottoman empire, england, istanbul turkey, turkey
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We Were Soldiers (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it.
Style: serious, factual, emotional, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, vietnam war, war, battles, soldier, battlefield, heroic mission, military life, death, wartime, justice, anti war ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, iraq
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Valkyrie (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Japan, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government and assassinate Adolf Hitler. When events unfold so that he becomes a ...
Style: factual, tense, bad ending, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: world war two, nazi, war, nazism, hitler, conspiracy, nazi germany, suspense, resistance, politics, german soldier, wehrmacht ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, post world war two, year 1943, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, africa, poland, europe ...
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The Tuskegee Airmen (1995)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: During the Second World War, a special project is begun by the US Army Air Corps to integrate African American pilots into the Fighter Pilot Program. Known as the "Tuskegee Airman" for the name of the airbase at which they were trained, ...
Style: factual, inspirational, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighter pilot, military, world war two, racism, war, african american, aerial combat, black history, officers and cadets, interracial relations, aviation, training ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: alabama, africa, berlin germany, germany, usa ...
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The Peacekeeper (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a terrorist group steals the US President's personal communications computer for launching the US arsenal in case of war, only a heroic Major has the key to prevent a Presidential assassination or a nuclear holocaust.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, suspense, race against time, nuclear threat, chase, secret agents, state affairs, government agency, law enforcement, daring rescue, save the day, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., pentagon, chicago illinois
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The Package (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Experienced Green Beret sergeant Johnny Gallagher is escorting a prisoner, Airborne Ranger Thomas Boyette, back to the US, but Boyette escapes and Gallagher must risk life and limb to catch him.
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, military, spy, cold war, suspense, soldier, prisoner, sergeant, airport, politics, state affairs, government agency ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, chicago illinois, washington d.c., berlin germany, europe ...
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The Men Who Stare at Goats (2009)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reporter in Iraq might just have the story of a lifetime when he meets Lyn Cassady, a guy who claims to be a former member of the U.S. Army's New Earth Army, a unit that employs paranormal powers in their missions.
Style: absurd, humorous, surreal, light, clever ...
Plot: military, war, media, journalism, farce, satire, reporter, desert, adaptation, sarcasm, new age, drugs ...
Time: year 1983, year 1973, year 2003
Place: iraq, middle east
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The Lighthorsemen (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Palestine, 1917. The British advance has been stopped by the Turkish line running from Gaza to Beersheba. The latest attack on Gaza has failed. The attacking forces included a regiment of Australian mounted infantry, the Light Horse... Lighthorseman ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, tense, epic
Plot: world war one, military, soldier, battles, war, survival, heroic mission, against the odds, basic training, military life, wartime life, world war two ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
Place: australia, palestine, ottoman empire, turkey, melbourne australia ...
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