Battlefield movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant battlefield movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, captivating, exciting, realistic, epic and suspense films and TV shows about / with battlefield, battle, battles, combat, death, soldier, betrayal, violence, brutality and danger plots mostly in Drama, Action and War genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
battlefield movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as battlefield: Gladiator (2000), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Troy (2004), Platoon (1986), The Pacific (2010), One Man's Hero (1999), Justice League: War (2014), The Magnificent Seven (2016), One Night with the King (2006), Battle Los Angeles (2011).

List of battlefield movies

Gladiator (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to ...
Style: epic, breathtaking, captivating, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: roman empire, vengeance, warrior, gladiator, freedom, pride and honor, courage, slavery, master warrior, revenge, tragic hero, heroes ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: north africa, italy, rome italy, germany, spain
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Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, semi serious, epic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: magic, battlefield, super villain, team, end of the world, supernatural power, save the world, genocide, superhero, teenage superhero, sacrifice, supervillain ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, manhattan new york city
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Troy (2004)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Malta, UK
Duration: 163 min.
Story: In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: warrior, mythology, army, betrayal, sword fight, courage, tragic hero, forbidden love, conquering, ancient, battlefield, heroic ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
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Platoon (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: As a young and naive recruit in Vietnam, Chris Taylor faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.
Style: realistic, disturbing, rough, bleak, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, vietnam war, battles, battlefield, military, military life, war crime, jungle, jungle warfare, squad, innocence lost, warrior ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia
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The Pacific (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 530 min.
Story: A 10-part mini-series from the creators of "Band of Brothers" telling the intertwined stories of three Marines during America's battle with the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II.
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, emotional, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, war, military, navy, world war two, squad, marines, soldier, battlefield, battle zone, friends, gory ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: japan, asia, pacific ocean, korea
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One Man's Hero (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: Mexico, USA, Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: One Man's Hero tells the little-known story of the "St. Patrick's Battalion" or "San Patricios," a group of mostly Irish and other immigrants of the Catholic faith who deserted to Mexico after encountering religious and ...
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: military, soldier, battlefield, war, battles, society, culture clash, immigrants, heroes, tragic hero, foe turned friend, battle ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america
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Justice League: War (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The world is under attack by an alien armada led by the powerful Apokoliptian, Darkseid. A group of superheroes consisting of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Green Lantern, Cyborg, and Shazam must set aside their differences and gather ...
Style: comic, serious, exciting, entertaining, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superhero team, battlefield, superhuman speed, save the world, chases and races, space and aliens, escapades, danger, batman, good versus evil, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c., paris france, new jersey
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The Magnificent Seven (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves.
Style: harsh, suspense, intense, tense, exciting ...
Plot: dark hero, battlefield, revenge, corruption, small town, violence, good versus evil, brutality, murder, arson, deception, criminal ...
Time: 1870s, 19th century, 1960s
Place: california
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One Night with the King (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: This amazing biblical drama chronicles the brave and historic legend of Hadassah, a Jewish orphan with exceptional beauty who rises to become Queen Esther of Persia and saves Persian Jews from genocide. By revealing her heritage to the king, Esther ...
Style: biblical, captivating, based on the bible, epic, serious ...
Plot: save the day, old testament, battlefield, queen, destiny, royal court, rise to the top, royal family, anti semitism, husband wife relationship, battle, sword fight ...
Time: ancient history
Place: persia, egypt, israel, iran
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Battle Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Earth is attacked by unknown forces. As people everywhere watch the world's great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. It's up to a Marine staff sergeant and his new platoon to draw a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, intense, epic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, chaos, survival, heroic mission, save the world, danger, sergeant, resistance, alien encounter, marines, alien invasion, invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, san diego california, america, united states ...
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Bang Rajan (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Thailand
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Set right before the fall of Thailand's old capital, Ayuttaya, Bang Rajan draws on the legend of a village of fighters who bravely fended off the Burmese armies. With no support from the Royal army, the villagers drives the invading Burmese ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, captivating
Plot: resistance, warrior, battle, leader, battlefield, massacre, army, village, rebelliousness, battles, military, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: thailand, burma, asia, massachusetts
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Attila (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, Lithuania
Duration: 177 min.
Story: A romanced story of Attila the Hun, since his childhood, when he lost his parents until his death. Attila is disclosed as a great leader, strategist and lover and the movie shows his respect to the great Roman strategist Flavius Aetius, his loves ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, touching, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, barbarian, sword and sandal, battles, battle, death, king, battlefield, village, heroes, heroic mission, leadership ...
Time: ancient history, middle ages
Place: europe
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Lincoln (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish ...
Style: epic, emotional, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Plot: idealism, racism, american civil war, president, politics, historical character, head of state, slavery, speech, cultural conflict, white house, battlefield ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, washington d.c., california
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To Kill a King (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A recounting of the relationship between General Fairfax and Oliver Cromwell, as they try to cope with the consequences of deposing King Charles I.
Style: clever, captivating, talky, serious, realistic ...
Plot: rebelliousness, betrayal, rivalry, dishonesty, revolution, intrigue, political unrest, state affairs, society, torture, battlefield, political intrigue ...
Time: 17th century
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Samson and Delilah (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Italy, USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Mara and Manoa are both upstanding and religious Israelites living under the harsh and unjust rule of the Philistines. One day, a mysterious stranger appears to Mara and promises her that she will bear a son whom she is to call Samson.
Style: serious, epic, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, betrayal, tragic hero, femme fatale, superhero, battlefield, human spirit, heroic mission, vengeance, heroes, love affair, religions or cults ...
Time: ancient history
Place: persia
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Battle for Sevastopol (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Ukraine, Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The breakout of the war shatters the world of a young student, Lyudmila Pavlichenko, forcing her to enlist in the army in 1941. The maiden turns out to be a natural-born sniper, her impressive skill and prowess make her stand out among men and women ...
Style: dramatic, realistic, based on true events, rough, serious ...
Plot: female soldier, sniper, female protagonist, fascist, great patriotic war, world war two, battlefield, wartime life, wartime, strong female lead, heroism, relationships ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, ukraine, chicago illinois, russia, united states
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Ironclad (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Switzerland, USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In the year 1215, the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal on the Magna Carta, a seminal document that upheld the rights of free men. Yet within months of pledging himself to the great charter, the King ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, adventure, castle, king, battles, danger, warrior, mercenary, battlefield, evil king, brutality, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
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The Bedford Incident (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Richard Widmark plays a hardened cold-war warrior and captain of the American destroyer USS Bedford. Sidney Poitier is a reporter given permission to interview the captain during a routine patrol. Poitier gets more than he bargained for when the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, submarine, navy, war, danger, heroic mission, military, race against time, journalism, battlefield, nuclear missile, confrontation ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: atlantic ocean, greenland, russia
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Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, History, War
Country: Ireland, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The true story of the most decorated dog in American military history -- Sgt. Stubby -- and the enduring bonds he forged with his brothers-in-arms in the trenches of World War I.
Style: factual, captivating, emotional, uplifting, touching ...
Plot: chase, dog, soldier, rescue, battlefield, army, animal rescue, world war one, war hero, baseball, cooking, adventure ...
Time: twentieth century
Place: paris france, yale university
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Outlaw King (2018)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Forced into exile by the English after being crowned King of Scotland, legendary warrior Robert the Bruce fights to reclaim the throne.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, suspense, factual, breathtaking
Plot: knight, medieval, exile, historical character, battle, battlefield, battles, king, kingdom, siege, castle, topless woman ...
Time: 14th century
Place: scotland, england
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See You Up There (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: November 1918. A few days before the Armistice, Édouard Péricourt saves Albert Maillard's life. These two men have nothing in common but the war. Lieutenant Pradelle, by ordering a senseless assault, destroys their lives while binding them as ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: sculptor, swindle, banker, world war one, anti war, presumed dead, soldier, saving a life, wound, battlefield, corruption, sketch artist ...
Time: year 1918, 1910s, post world war one, 1920s
Place: france, paris france, morocco
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Gladiator Eroticvs: The Lesbian Warriors (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A parody of the big-budget Ridley Scott-helmed sword-and-sandal epic, Gladiator Eroticvs stars Darian (The Erotic Witch Project) Caine in the title role, a fierce Roman soldier who is sold into slavery and forced to fight in the lesbian games (well, ...
Style: erotic, captivating, sexy
Plot: lesbian, gladiator, slavery, female warrior, erotica, battlefield, battle, revenge, sex, enslavement, woman fighting a woman, woman undressing for a man ...
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The Great Wall (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.
Style: exciting, captivating, surprise ending, absurd, entertaining ...
Plot: monster, siege, dark fantasy, archer, warrior, army, creature, attack, massacre, good versus evil, courage, explosion ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: china, latin america, egypt
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We Were Soldiers (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Germany, France
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: factual, serious, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, vietnam war, military life, military, heroes, wartime life, death, battles, ambush, battle, explosion, war ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, iraq
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Alien Outpost (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A documentary crew follows an elite unit of soldiers in the wake of an alien invasion.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, homoerotic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, military, fictional war, survival, heroic mission, battles, save the world, good versus evil, evil alien, escapades, chaos, danger ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century
Place: usa, pakistan, afghanistan
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Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Stone (the Antichrist) becomes President of the European Union and uses his seat of power to dissolve the United Nations and create a one world government called the World Union.
Style: serious, suspenseful, intense, exciting, futuristic ...
Plot: good versus evil, apocalypse, leadership, heroic mission, supernatural ability, evil empire, rivalry, danger, parents and children, antichrist, battle, fictional war ...
Time: contemporary
Place: israel, middle east, jerusalem, new york
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Kokoda: 39th Battalion (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A bitter battle is fought between Australian and Japanese soldiers along the Kokoda trail in New Guinea during World War II.
Style: serious, rough, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, survival, military, military life, leadership, war, danger, battles, heroism, battlefield, heroes, anti war ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: australia, japan
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Maleficent (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic 'Sleeping Beauty'. A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Plot: fairy, witch, magical, good versus evil, fantasy world, dark fantasy, imaginary kingdom, princess, disney, imaginary, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: france, europe
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The Catcher Was a Spy (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Major league baseball player, Moe Berg, lives a double life working for the Office of Strategic Services.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, sentimental
Plot: spy, baseball, espionage, closeted homosexual, baseball player, checkpoint, military police, explosion, battlefield, locker room, military training, society ...
Time: year 1941
Place: usa, italy, zurich switzerland
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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, rescue, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, chase, self mutilation, foot chase, friendship, fear, shot to death ...
Time: future
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