Chain of command movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant chain of command movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic, exciting and tense films and TV shows about / with chain of command, danger, military, gun, murder, violence, survival, death, soldier and corpse plots mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as chain of command: E-Ring (2005), Crimson Tide (1995), The Wolf's Call (2019), K-19: The Widowmaker (2002), 1917 (2019), Midway (2019), Maigret in Montmartre (2017), Dragged Across Concrete (2018), Predator 2 (1990), Hunter Killer (2018).

List of chain of command movies

 7.0
 1K
E-Ring (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: E-Ring is an American television military drama, created by Ken Robinson and David McKenna and executive produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, that premiered on NBC on September 21, 2005. The title of the show refers to the structure of The Pentagon, which ...
Style: captivating, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: military, fighting the system, undercover, workplace, state affairs, politics, rebellion, danger, terrorism, chain of command, swat team, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
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 7.3
 101K
Crimson Tide (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: On a US nuclear missile sub, a young first officer stages a mutiny to prevent his trigger happy captain from launching his missiles before confirming his orders to do so.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, nuclear threat, military, navy, danger, cold war, russian, save the day, nuclear, race against time, heroic mission, rebelliousness ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: russia, pacific ocean, alabama, mediterranean sea
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The Wolf's Call (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Thriller set in the milieu of French nuclear submarines.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric
Plot: submarine, sonar, sea, army, underwater scene, nuclear missile, french army, danger, investigation, romance, entrapment, bug ...
Time: near future, frogman
Place: france
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K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, cold war, navy, underwater, ocean, nuclear, patriotism, radiation, heroes, catastrophe, state affairs, sea disaster ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: soviet union, russia, ussr, moscow russia
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 8.3
 412K
1917 (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, UK, India, Spain, Canada, China
Duration: 119 min.
Story: At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, tense, cult film ...
Plot: trench warfare, world war one, soldier, british army, race against time, british soldier, pursuit, behind enemy lines, british military, storytelling, brother brother relationship, chaos ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917, 20th century
Place: france
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 6.7
 65K
Midway (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The story of the soldiers and aviators who helped turn the tide of the Second World War during the iconic Battle of Midway in June 1942.
Style: bleak, exciting, scary, suspense, sad ...
Plot: sea battle, naval battle, fighter plane, aerial combat, warship, aircraft carrier, fighter pilot, u.s. navy, battleship, emperor, world war two, submarine ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, year 1941, year 1937, year 1942 ...
Place: pearl harbor, pacific ocean, tokyo, honolulu hawaii, hawaii ...
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Maigret in Montmartre (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Maigret investigates the random murders of a Countess and a showgirl and discovers a dark secret that links their past lives at the Grand Hotel in Nice.
Style: exciting, enigmatic, clever, suspenseful
Plot: murder, murder investigation, publicity, husband wife relationship, drug withdrawal, tiara, police interrogation, countess, blind woman, striptease, morphine, seamstress ...
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Dragged Across Concrete (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Two policemen, one an old-timer, the other his volatile younger partner, find themselves suspended when a video of their strong-arm tactics becomes the media's cause du jour. Low on cash and with no other options, these two embittered soldiers ...
Style: captivating, exciting, intense, semi serious, ironic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, brutality, heist, crooked cop, hostage, murder, gold, corruption, jewelry, con artists, police, robbery ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.3
 146K
Predator 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ten years after a band of mercenaries first battled a vicious alien, the invisible creature from another world has returned to Earth -- and this time, it's drawn to the gang-ruled and ravaged city of Los Angeles. When it starts murdering drug ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, deadly creature, lone hero, predator, danger, invisibility, drug lord, laser, serial murder, survival, gory, strong violent content ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century, year 1997, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 6.6
 53K
Hunter Killer (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, France, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An untested American submarine captain teams with U.S. Navy SEALs to rescue the Russian president, who has been kidnapped by a rogue general.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, warship, u.s. navy, battleship, aircraft carrier, commando unit, race against time, world war three, navy, swat team, ocean, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2017
Place: pentagon, washington d.c., scottish highlands, moscow russia, scotland ...
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Independence Day (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped 'destroyer' spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the planet. On July 3, the United States conducts a coordinated ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, invasion, ufo, end of the world, evil alien, save the world, spacecraft, space and aliens, aliens, danger, pilot, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, sydney australia, big ben london, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
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 5.3
 94K
Geostorm (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world's leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong: ...
Style: disaster movie, psychotronic, apocalyptic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, storm, catastrophe, tsunami, disaster film, hurricane, climate change, humanity in peril, global warming, weather manipulation, conspiracy ...
Time: future, near future, year 2019
Place: madrid, afghanistan, shanghai china, tokyo, hong kong ...
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Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: surprise ending, futuristic, exciting, captivating, family saga ...
Plot: star wars, supernatural power, space opera, space battle, fight, good versus evil, alien, space travel, lightsaber, strong female character, mentor, rebel ...
Time: 2010s
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 7.3
 79K
Eye in the Sky (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A military officer in command of a drone operation to capture terrorists in Kenya sees her mission escalate from “capture” to “kill” just as a nine-year old girl enters the kill zone.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, intense, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, drone, terrorist plot, top secret, surveillance, military, child in peril, technology, spy, chase, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: las vegas, london, kenya, nevada, hawaii ...
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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, China, Belgium, Germany, United Arab Emirates, USA, Canada, New Zealand, Singapore, UK, Thailand
Duration: 136 min.
Story: In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, colourful, surprise ending
Plot: space travel, alien race, alien planet, alien, parallel world, mission, spacecraft, government agent, creature, space station, outer space, space opera ...
Time: future, 2020s, year 1975, 70s
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 6.9
 41
75 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A car crash victim, humiliated housewife and two repressed teens are connected by their relationships with hard-working therapist Viola, who helps them battle their addictions while two disillusioned detectives struggle with the mounting war against ...
Style: social realism, suspense, tense, psychological, sad ...
Audience: kids
Plot: strong female character, double life, drug use, organized crime, secret life, doctor patient relationship, friendship between men, social problem, secret, paranoia, psychiatrist, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2016
Place: ohio, usa, america, midwest, kentucky ...
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 6.6
 16K
JAG (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: JAG is an American legal drama television show with a distinct military theme, created by Donald P. Bellisario, and produced by Belisarius Productions in association with Paramount Network Television. The first season was co-produced with NBC ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: navy, military, army investigation, marines, insubordination, military life, courtroom drama, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, courtroom, power relations, legal ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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The McKenzie Break (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A German U-Boat commander and 600 prisoners plan a daring escape from a PoW camp in Scotland.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Plot: military, soldier, world war two, battles, prison, captivity, survival, prison life, war, military life, human spirit, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: scotland, london
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Generation Kill (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Marines prepare to invade Iraq at the beginning of Operation Iraqi Freedom; while the soldiers wait to receive their orders, they learn a Rolling Stone columnist will be embedded with them
Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: iraq war, military, marines, soldier, anti war, military life, war, battles, courage, battle zone, survival, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003
Place: iraq, middle east
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 6.9
 38K
Tigerland (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of recruits go through Advanced Infantry Training at Fort Polk, Louisiana's infamous Tigerland, last stop before Vietnam for tens of thousands of young men in 1971
Style: realistic, tense, thought provoking, rough, serious ...
Plot: military, boot camp, recruit, insubordination, military base, vietnam war, basic training, anti war, buddies, attempted murder, exhaustion, target practice ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: louisiana, usa, kansas, vietnam
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 5.6
 6K
Most Wanted (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sgt. James Dunn, who is wrongly accused of assassination of the officer he had a row with, is saved from death row and recruited for top-secret special operations squad led by Lt. Col Grant Casey. Their mission is to neutralize criminals who had ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, manhunt, on the run, chase, false accusation, death row, assassination, top secret, crimes, betrayal, investigation, government agency ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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 7.6
 1K
Kingpin (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Rule the family. Control the empire. A Change in power looms imminent in the drug cartel family.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, drug smuggling, crimes, drug dealing, family relations, rivalry, partners, police corruption, dishonesty, gangsters, criminal heroes, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, mexico, thailand, michigan ...
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 7.8
 12K
Breaker Morant (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: During the Boer War, three Australian lieutenants are on trial for shooting Boer prisoners. Though they acted under orders, they are being used as scapegoats by the General Staff, who hopes to distance themselves from the irregular practices of the ...
Style: tense, thought provoking, suspenseful, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: war, military, murder, anti war, australian, legal, military life, soldier, politics, false accusation, injustice, war crime ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 90s
Place: south africa, australia, africa, south australia, england
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 4.4
 2K
Bloodsuckers (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Intergalactic vampire hunters. "Buffy" meets "Star Trek" in a "Mad Max" world.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, spacecraft, space travel, survival, heroic mission, save the world, deadly, deadly creature, race against time, supernatural, danger, rivalry ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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 7.7
 363K
Black Hawk Down (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 144 min.
Story: When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, and the Americans suffer heavy casualties, facing intense fighting from the militia on the ground.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, war, warrior, courage, battles, u.s. military, gunfight, marine, chaos, survival, helicopter, army ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1992, year 1993
Place: somalia, africa, north africa, arkansas, iraq
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Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Navy SEALS, headed by Lt. Bobby James, are dispatched to North Korea on a covert mission, all in an effort to take out a missile site...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, battles, heroes, nuclear missile, survival, mission gone awry, danger, military life, daring rescue, tough heroes, cliche ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, washington d.c., north korea
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 8.3
 650K
Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, complex ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, alien, space and aliens, deadly creature, strong female character, space colony, evil alien, survival, human versus alien, outer space, space marine, mysterious planet ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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 5.9
 14K
Phantom (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The haunted Captain of a Soviet submarine holds the fate of the world in his hands. Forced to leave his family behind, he is charged with leading a covert mission cloaked in mystery.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: submarine, cold war, navy, military, military life, mission gone awry, leadership, sea disaster, danger, haunted by the past, delusion, nuclear threat ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968
Place: soviet union
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Combat Hospital (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Combat Hospital was a Canadian-British medical drama television series, filmed in Toronto, that debuted on Global in Canada on 21 June 2011. In the United States, it aired on ABC. Its final episode was broadcast on 6 September 2011. The series was ...
Style: tense, emotional, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: military hospital, military, workplace, life is a bitch, lifesaver, military life, wartime life, patient, newcomer, power relations, surgery, allies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, 2000s
Place: middle east, afghanistan
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Close to Home (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Close to Home is an American crime drama television series co-produced by Warner Bros. Television and Jerry Bruckheimer Television for CBS. While in pre-production the series was known as American Crime. It first aired from October 4, 2005 to May ...
Style: sentimental, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: courtroom drama, prosecutor, workplace, dedicated lawyer, boss and employee, district attorney, lawyers and clients, family relations, power relations, legal, jury, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
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