International relations movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant international relations movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, clever, humorous and melancholic films and TV shows about / with international relations, politics, friendship, state affairs, culture clash, gun, doctor, catastrophe, society and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as international relations: 24: Live Another Day (2014), The Fifth Estate (2013), Hetalia (2009), The Russian Bride (2019), War Book (2014), Wasp Network (2019), The Tiger Brigades (2006), Beloved Berlin Wall (2009), Canadian Bacon (1995), The French Minister (2013).

List of international relations movies

24: Live Another Day (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Jack Bauer comes out of hiding in London to head off a massive terrorist attack while being hunted down by American forces dispatched by President James Heller.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, hacker, terrorism, president, terrorist, treason, international relations, save the day, characters in danger, life risking, shooting, killings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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The Fifth Estate (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, India, Belgium
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A look at the relationship between WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his early supporter and eventual colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg, and how the website's growth and influence led to an irreparable rift between the two friends.
Style: tense, thought provoking, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: computers and web, journalism, politics, whistleblower, uncover truth, internet, rebelliousness, against the rules, war crime, international relations, fighting the system, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2011, year 2007 ...
Place: europe, brussels belgium, pentagon, germany, washington d.c. ...
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Hetalia (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 5 min.
TV show
Story: An anime in which personified countries show history in a humorous fashion.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, feel good, clever ...
Plot: allies, state affairs, culture clash, society, international relations, political satire, friendship, world war one, soldier, german, secret hideout, nazism ...
Time: 20th century
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The Russian Bride (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Russian woman travels to America with her daughter to marry a reclusive billionaire, who turns out to be a psycho who sends their lives spiraling into a living hell.
Style: scary, rough, bleak, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: international relations, psychopath, abuse, single mother, wedding, russian, murder, internet dating, fiancee, mail order bride, black eye, heroin ...
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War Book (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a contemporary Commons briefing room, a government minister and several aids enact the ‘war book’ exercise: a protocol written in the 1950s which is periodically played out to test post-nuclear scenarios. Low-budget but high-concept, War Book ...
Style: serious, tense, bleak, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: apocalypse, politics, danger, chaos, state affairs, international crisis, control room, terrorism, international relations, end of the world, nuclear explosion, government official ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, india, london, pakistan, mumbai india
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Wasp Network (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Brazil, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Havana, early 90’s. René González, a Cuban pilot, steals a plane and flees Cuba, leaving behind his beloved wife and daughter. He starts a new life in Miami. Other Cuban defectors soon follow and start a spy network. Their mission is to ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, feel good, touching ...
Plot: terrorism, espionage, communism, corruption, drugs, wedding, baby, spy, international relations, informant, bomb, escape ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1990, 20th century
Place: cuba, miami, havana cuba
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The Tiger Brigades (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The film, set in 1912, is about the exploits of France's first motorized police brigade.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, rough ...
Plot: anarchist, revolution, heist, opera, politics, gang, terrorism, russian, police officer killed, international relations, police, love affair ...
Time: 1910s, 70s
Place: france, england, russia, paris france
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Beloved Berlin Wall (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Berlin, 1989. Sascha is a young East German border guard and Franzi is a lively young West German woman who's just moved into a flat next to Sascha's watchtower at the Berlin Wall. It takes only a slight mishap and a selfless act of ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: love affair, fall in love, romance, love and romance, father son relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, international relations, society, contact lens, first date, paper airplane ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, europe, east berlin east germany, west berlin west germany, berlin germany ...
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Canadian Bacon (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Canadian Bacon is the only fictitious film from Director Michael Moore. This comedy is about an American president who decides to go to war to bring the public’s opinion of him up during election time. Canadian Bacon is actor John Candy’s last ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, satirical, political comedy ...
Plot: political conspiracy, politics, white house, satire, dishonesty, political satire, cold war, farce, head of state, culture clash, state affairs, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, canada, united states, iraq, california
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The French Minister (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Alexandre Taillard de Vorms is a force to be reckoned with. With his silver mane and tanned, athletic body, he stalks the world stage as Minister of Foreign Affairs for France, waging his own war backed up by the holy trinity of diplomatic concepts: ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: politics, un, state affairs, workplace, power relations, workplace intrigue, rivalry, boss and employee, administration, chief of staff, international relations, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
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Arrival (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.
Style: intellectual, twist ending, cerebral, enigmatic, philosophical ...
Plot: first contact, alien, spacecraft, alien race, female protagonist, alien creature, ufo, loss, scientist, destiny, science, alien contact ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: pakistan, russia, china, montana, venezuela ...
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In a World Created By a Drunken God (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jason, a Canadian Metis, who gets a visit from an American half-brother he didn't know he had. Harry says that their father is dying and needs a kidney. Jason could be the only one who can save the life of a man who ignored him for his entire ...
Plot: international relations, kidney transplant, brother brother relationship, adulterous husband, transplant, first nations, aborigine, brother brother conflict
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The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An American gets a ticket for an audience participation game in London, then gets involved in a case of mistaken identity. As an international plot unravels around him, he thinks it's all part of the act.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Plot: mistaken identity, espionage, bomb, escape, helicopter, cold war, silly humor, undercover, intrigue, goofy hero, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england
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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.
Plot: female nudity, al qaeda, rubble, press conference, framed photograph, surprise attack, bare breasts, bombing, human rights, archive footage, un, terrorist attack ...
Place: rio de janeiro, indonesia, cambodia
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The Secret of an Old Attic (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During a summer holiday, two boys discover an anti-gravity cannon in an old attic.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: radio, aunt nephew relationship, police detective, restaurant, headphones, journalist, missing girl, attic, bet, safe, pretending to sleep, playing guitar ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
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Operation: Daybreak (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Czechoslovakia, 1942. Three brave Czech patriots risk everything to rid their country of its brutal Nazi leader, SS-General Reinhard Heydrich.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, assassination, world war two, czech history, war, against humanity, military, state affairs, espionage, anti heroes, politics, battles ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1941, year 1942, quarry
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, prague czechoslovakia, central europe ...
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Agent 8 3/4 (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young man travels to Prague for his new employer, unaware that he is being used as an espionage courier.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, comic
Plot: parody, farce, secret agents, espionage, cold war, working undercover, danger, heroes, escapades, undercover, state affairs, iron curtain ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, czechoslovakia, prague czech republic ...
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Inbetween Worlds (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jesper is a soldier in the German army, who reports for a new tour of duty in Afghanistan. His unit is to protect a village from the Taliban.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Plot: translator, soldier, war, wartime life, culture clash, gain trust, danger, battle zone, friendship, military, threat, military base ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: afghanistan, pakistan, middle east
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Dark Blue World (2001)
Genre: War, Drama, Action, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, UK, Germany, Denmark, Italy, France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Lt. Franta Slama is a top pilot in the Czech Air Force who is assigned to train a promising young flier, Karel Vojtisek, and they soon become friends. When Nazi Germany invades Czechoslovakia in 1939, they both reject the authority of their new ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, sincere, intense, gloomy ...
Plot: love triangle, world war two, romance, friendship, pilot, war, culture clash, wartime life, aviation, battle zone, aerial combat, czech ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1939, year 1950
Place: england, europe, poland, czechoslovakia, prague ...
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The Vampire Wedding (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young English gentleman falls in love with beautiful Czech vampire.
Style: macabre, psychotronic, horror spoof, cult film, vampire comedy
Plot: hiding place, party, church, parody, magnifying glass, cellar, invitation, female on male rape, nobleman, vampirism, looking at self in mirror, rapist ...
Time: 18th century
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague
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Silver Stallion (1991)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Soldiers with the U.N. forces that entered Korea during the Korean War rape a village girl named Eon-rae. The villagers ostracize Eon-rae and her son. Unable to make a living, Eon-rae joins the brothel district that has been set up near the U.N. ...
Plot: u.s. army, prostitution, korean war, village, sergeant, exploitation, controversy, widow, drunkenness, rape, military base, international relations ...
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Cuckoo in a Dark Forest (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in World War 2 as the Germans occupy Czechoslovakia, teenage Emilka's father is murdered by the Nazis, but she is selected for special treatment by virtue of being blonde. She is billeted with the commandant of a concentration camp near the ...
Plot: on the run, sex standing up, piano playing, riding a bicycle, soldier, sea, crying woman, taking a photograph, racist, dog, bullying, coming of age ...
Time: 1940s
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, central europe, germany ...
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The Lady Vanishes (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Remake of Alfred Hitchcock's 1938 classic. On the eve of the Second World War, a train carrying an assortment of passengers, pulls out of a small town in Bavaria. When one of the passengers, a kindly old lady, mysteriously disappears the other ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, touching ...
Plot: missing person, train, spy, investigation, mind game, mystery, woman in danger, dishonesty, crimes, danger, amateur detective, romance ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1939
Place: germany, london, austria
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Dr. Petiot (1990)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A true story shot in a German Impressionistic style. In France during the Nazi occupation, Dr. Petiot (Michel Serrault) offered to help Jews escape the Nazis. They would come to his house, and he would kindly give them lethal ...
Style: neurotic
Plot: spiral staircase, morphine, serial killer, greed, illness, jewelry, injection, topless woman, false name, cellar, manipulation, shooting ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1942, year 1943
Place: paris france, france
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The Iron Lady (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.
Style: touching, thought provoking, factual, stylized, sincere ...
Plot: politics, leadership, female politician, prime minister, political leader, golden years, society, alzheimer's disease, feminism, stubbornness, multiple time frames, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 70s, 20th century, contemporary ...
Place: england, london, argentina, europe
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Fear and Trembling (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Amélie, a young Belgian woman, having spent her childhood in Japan, decides to return to live there and tries to integrate in the Japanese society. She is determined to be a "real Japanese" before her year contract runs out, though it ...
Style: witty, semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever ...
Plot: translator, fish out of water, workplace, culture clash, employer employee relationship, power relations, boss and employee, workplace intrigue, demotion, friendship, japanese culture, cultural difference ...
Time: contemporary, year 1993, 1990s, year 1990, year 1991 ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, belgium
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The Detached Mission (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: CIA appointed US Army major Jack Hessalt to be in charge of a secret missile base in the Atlantic Ocean. Jack is still troubled by memories of Vietnam, and soon goes berserk, taking control of the base and killing some crew members. Jack and his ...
Plot: cold war, army, military uniform, risk, international relations, beret, super strength, soviet army, economics, pipe, technology, energy ...
Place: soviet union
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Invictus (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Newly elected President Nelson Mandela knows his nation remains racially and economically divided in the wake of apartheid. Believing he can bring his people together through the universal language of sport, Mandela rallies South Africa's rugby ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sincere, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: human spirit, rugby, historical character, president, leadership, racism, celebration, apartheid, politician, sport, idealism, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1995
Place: south africa, africa, cape town south africa, new jersey, england
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French Connection II (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: "Popeye" Doyle travels to Marsailles to find Alain Charnier, the drug smuggler that eluded him in New York.
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, seaport, heroin, police officer, illegal drugs, drug addiction, drug smuggling, crimes, partners, chases and races, police investigation, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, marseille, europe
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Woman in Gold (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover a world famous painting of her aunt plundered by the Nazis during World War II, she believes rightfully belongs to her family. She did so not just to regain ...
Style: based on true events, captivating, realistic, intense, uplifting ...
Plot: holocaust, injustice, legal action, art, art theft, stolen painting, courtroom drama, fighting the system, legal, life is a bitch, justice, nazi ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 1930s
Place: austria, vienna, los angeles, washington d.c., usa ...
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