Operation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant operation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, tense and psychological films and TV shows about / with operation, hospital, danger, surgery, flashback, doctor, blood, gun, father daughter relationship and explosion plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as operation: Gods (2014), The Spy Gone North (2018), All I See Is You (2016), Fauda (2015), Repo Men (2010), Heal the Living (2016), Phantom Pain (2009), Gromozeka (2011), Vegetarian Cannibal (2012), The Battle of Jangsari (2019).

List of operation movies

 7.7
 6K
Gods (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in communist Poland of the 80s the movie depicts early career of cardio surgeon Zbigniew Religa.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: politics, operation, doctors and patients, ambition, rise to the top, power relations, surgeon, heart transplant, doctor, hospital, clinic, death ...
Time: 20th century, year 1985, year 1987, 80s
Place: poland
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The Spy Gone North (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In 1993, former military officer Suk-young Park is recruited as a spy by South Korea's National Intelligence Service, and given the code name "Black Venus". He is then sent to infiltrate a group of high-ranking North Korean officials ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Plot: undercover agent, spy, political campaign, political corruption, undercover, top secret, operation, interrogation, double agent, dictatorship, disguise, government official ...
Time: year 1993, 1990s, 90s, 2000s, year 1998 ...
Place: north korea, south korea, seoul, beijing china, asia ...
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All I See Is You (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A blind woman's relationship with her husband changes when she regains her sight and discovers disturbing details about themselves.
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: married couple, blind woman, husband wife relationship, surgical operation, blonde, operation, medication, loss of eyesight, car accident, fear, promise, doctor ...
Place: thailand, barcelona, bangkok thailand, barcelona spain, spain
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Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the Fourth Reich (2016)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An intense thriller from the frontlines of World War II. As Operation Valkyrie prepares to assassinate Adolph Hitler, an Allied special ops team prepares to extract the man destined to lead post-war Germany. But after Valkyrie fails, everything ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, visually appealing
Plot: world war two, nazi, russian, soldier, operation, resistance, german, officer, american, wartime, fight, undercover ...
Time: 1940s
Place: germany
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 8.2
 19K
Fauda (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Israel
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A top Israeli agent comes out of retirement to hunt for a Palestinian militant he thought he'd killed, setting a chaotic chain of events into motion.
Style: realistic, suspense, intense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: israeli palestinian conflict, war on terror, terrorist, covert operation, operation, terror, israeli, disguise, special unit, murder, assassination, government agency ...
Place: israel, palestine
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 6.3
 102K
Repo Men (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the future, medical technology has advanced to the point where people can buy artificial organs to extend their lives. But if they default on payments, an organization known as the Union sends agents to repossess the organs. Remy is one of the ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: future dystopia, cyberpunk, transplant, black market, dystopic future, rebel, distopia, chase, on the run, social decay, surrealism, mercenary ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa
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Heal the Living (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It all starts at daybreak, three young surfers on the raging seas. A few hours later, on the way home, an accident occurs. Now entirely hooked up to life-support in a hospital in Le Havre, Simon’s existence is little more than an illusion. ...
Style: touching, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Plot: hospital, organ transplant, surfer, organ donation, doctor, surgeon, surfing, surgery, operation, death, death of son, multiple storylines ...
Time: 21st century
Place: belgium
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 6.3
 849
Phantom Pain (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Marc is a passionate cyclist and urban slacker who avoids work and responsibility. Marc's life changes from one moment to the next when he suffers a life-changing accident. He can either wallow in self-pity or tackle the beast called life with ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: disability, couple relations, life is a bitch, hopes, human nature, redemption, human spirit, misfit, family relations, parents and children, new love, amputation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
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 6.6
 201
Gromozeka (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In present day Moscow three childhood friends in their forties - former school band players - live their everyday lives of a police officer, a taxi driver and a surgeon. They have lost track of each other. Three stories of betrayal, love and ageing ...
Plot: friendship, father daughter relationship, adultery, infidelity, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, school, student, police officer, middle aged, frustration, childhood friend ...
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Vegetarian Cannibal (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Croatia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Danko Babic is an ambitious and amoral gynaecologist at Croatia's leading fertility clinic. When his colleague Bantic is appointed as head of the clinic, Babic starts a secret war to overthrow his rival. Distracted by his ruthless campaign he ...
Style: psychological, bleak, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: doctor, gynecologist, life is a bitch, workplace, moral dilemma, doctors and patients, abortion, workplace situations, clinic, uninhibited rivalry, prostitute, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: croatia, europe
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The Battle of Jangsari (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Korean War, September 1950. In order to fight the enemy forces based in the South of the peninsula, General MacArthur orders the start of the Incheon Landing Operation, deploying diversionary attacks in other locations. Without real military forces ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, brutal, disturbing ...
Plot: korean war, shot to death, soldier, explosion, heroism, operation, combat, heroic mission, war, infantry, tragic event, army ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1950
Place: korea
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 6.7
 28K
The Eye (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Singapore
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A blind girl gets a cornea transplant so that she would be able to see again. However, she got more than what she bargained for when she realised she could even see ghosts. And some of these ghosts are down right unfriendly. So she embarks on a ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: able to see the dead, ghost, transplant, hospital, supernatural ability, woman in danger, blindness, afterlife, traffic jam, disfigurement, hanging, surgery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia, hong kong, japan
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 5.2
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Bokser (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The films was inspired by true events. Przemyslaw Saleta, World's Kickboxing Champion and European Champion in professional boxing gave a kidney to his seriously ill daughter. There were unexpected complications during the surgery and Saleta ...
Style: touching, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, parent child relationship, world champion, fight, illness, boxer, kickboxing, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, athlete, operation ...
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Johnny Handsome (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A career criminal who has been deformed since birth is given a new face by a kindly doctor and paroled from prison. It appears that he has gone straight, but he is really planning his revenge on the man who killed his mentor and sent him to prison.
Style: serious, intense, harsh, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, murder, plastic surgery, rehabilitation, robbery, vengeance, betrayal, crime, crimes, girlfriend, police, money ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa, texas, new jersey, los angeles
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 5.5
 11K
Paradise Hills (2019)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is sent to Paradise Hills to be reformed, only to learn that the high-class facility's beautiful facade hides a sinister secret.
Style: atmospheric, colourful, disturbing, suspense
Plot: dystopic future, women, island, high society, classism, manners, therapy, garden, pop star, social problems, teenage girl, flowers ...
Time: future
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Operation Buffalo (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: A captivating drama set in Maralinga, South Australia, at the height of the Cold War. At a remote army base carrying out British nuclear testing, paranoia runs rife and nuclear bombs are not the only things being tested, as loyalty, love, and ...
Style: political
Plot: trial, bush, airfield, indigenous, native, bomb, camera, minister, cold war, prostitute, tv, outback ...
Time: year 1956, 1950s, 50s
Place: south australia, australia, britain, adelaide south australia, england
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Barbie: Spy Squad (2016)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Barbie and her best friends Teresa and Renee transform from hard-working gymnasts to undercover secret agents. When their amazing gymnastics skills catch the eye of a top-secret spy agency, the girls are soon following clues to a gem-stealing cat ...
Style: light
Audience: kids
Plot: barbie, friendship, spy, agent, teamwork, secret, theft, hi-tech, friends, good versus evil, partners, honor ...
Time: 2010s
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'Sheba, Baby' (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sheba, a Chicago private detective returns back home to Louisville, Kentucky, to help her father fight mobsters.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, boat chase, gangsters, undercover, danger, crimes, crime, chases and races, law enforcement, deadly, criminal heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: kentucky, usa
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Madame Bovary (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The classic story of Emma Bovary, the beautiful wife of a small-town doctor in 19th century France, who engages in extra marital affairs in an attempt to advance her social status.
Style: serious, captivating, emotional, psychological, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, period piece, village, love affair, adultery, tragic hero, dull life, society, crumbling marriage, romance, social relations, couples ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: france, europe
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 5.8
 47K
Extinction (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A chief mechanic at a factory, haunted by apocalyptic nightmares, becomes a hero when Earth is invaded by a mysterious army bent on destruction.
Style: suspense, light, surprise ending, avant garde, twist ending
Plot: spacecraft, alien invasion, alien, husband wife relationship, rescue, child in peril, battlefield, artificial intelligence, chase, self mutilation, shot to death, survival ...
Time: future
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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, great patriotic war, heroes, youth, red army, battles, german, child spy, boy ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: russia, europe, soviet union, berlin germany, japan
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 5.8
 2K
Cold Sweat (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the Korean War, Joe Moran, is convicted for striking a colonel. Imprisoned in Germany he encounters his former company commander Captain Ross, jailed for black marketeering. Together with Ross' cohorts Joe agrees to escape with them, but ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, gangsters, danger, chase, car chase, cabin, boat, american, bicycle, gun, revenge, crash ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, cote d'azur, french riviera, mediterranean sea ...
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The Subtenant (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A farce about blackmailing, a kidney transplant operation performed at home, deviants and human relationships.
Plot: operation, flashback, mansion, wig, landlord, seminar, homosexual, surgery, aristocrat, country house, beetle, transplant ...
Place: finland
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 6.7
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Azzurro (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Italy, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: 75-year-old Giuseppe De Metrio has spent 30 years in Geneva, as foreign worker for the Broyer company. Upon retirement, he returned to Puglia, Italy, where his family had continued to live. His only grandchild, 7-year-old Carla, is blind. The whole ...
Plot: blind character, operation, old man, blind girl, girl, grandfather granddaughter relationship
Place: geneva switzerland, switzerland, italy
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 6.0
 596
Unholy Women (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Unholy Women (Kowai onna), is a composite of three unrelated half-hour horror movies. A compilation of 3 separate short horror films (Rattle Rattle, Hagane, The Inheritance) written and directed by Keita Amemiya, Takuji Suzuki, and Keisuke Toyoshima ...
Style: anthology, psychological, suspense, bleak, rough ...
Plot: supernatural, evil, blind date, missing person, child abuse, monster, disappearance, child in peril, mother daughter relationship, inheritance, abuse, injury ...
Place: japan
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A Hologram for the King (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, Mexico, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Alan Clay, a struggling American businessman, travels to Saudi Arabia to sell a new technology to the King, only to be challenged by endless Middle Eastern bureaucracy, a perpetually absent monarch, and a suspicious growth on his back.
Style: entertaining, light, realistic, stylized, melancholic ...
Plot: doctor, love, culture clash, technology, american abroad, business, desert, father daughter relationship, corporation, trust, employer employee relationship, new job ...
Time: 21st century, 1930s, future
Place: saudi arabia, middle east, usa, arabia, egypt ...
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 7.6
 7K
Brian's Song (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Based on the real-life relationship between teammates Brian Piccolo and Gale Sayers and the bond established when Piccolo discovers that he is dying.
Style: realistic, serious, uplifting, touching, sincere ...
Plot: terminal illness, friendship, interracial relations, sport team, cancer, bittersweet, ambition, life is a bitch, society, against the odds, human spirit, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1965
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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You Can Thank Me Later (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this Canadian comedy-drama, Shirley Cooperberg heads a Montreal Jewish family. During her husband's operation, her brood arrives at the hospital -- failed writer Eli, neurotic Susan, and successful theatrical producer Edward. An onslaught of ...
Style: sincere, clever, witty, humorous, touching ...
Plot: family relations, hospital, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, lifestyle, golden years, artists and showbiz, clergy, writer's life, love and romance, unfulfillment, family in crisis ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
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 3.9
 2K
Trog (1970)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A sympathetic anthropologist uses drugs and surgery to try to communicate with a primitive troglodyte who is found living in a local cave. Anthropologist Dr. Brockton (Joan Crawford) unearths a troglodyte (an Ice Age ‘missing link” ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: laboratory, deadly, deadly creature, ambition, danger, inventions and discoveries, disorder, experiment gone awry, track down, escapades, cell, toys ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa
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 6.7
 10K
Hostages (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Hostages is an American drama television series that airs on CBS as part of the 2013–14 American television season. The series is based on a similar Israeli series created by Alon Aranya, Omri Givon, and Rotem Shamir which will premiere on October ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: hostage, political conspiracy, family in danger, moral dilemma, hostages, surgery, treason, family relations, doctors and patients, confined, danger, surgeon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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