Yankee movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant yankee movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, harsh and tense films and TV shows about / with yankee, gun, murder, betrayal, soldier, blood, violence, civil war, rifle and pistol plots mostly in Drama, War and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as yankee: The Beguiled (1971), American Sniper (2014), The Last Samurai (2003), Samurai Marathon (2019), Yanks (1979), Hanamizuki (2010), 13 Hours (2016), Major Dundee (1965), The Outcasts (1968), Firewalker (1986).

List of yankee movies

 7.2
 16K
The Beguiled (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Offbeat Civil War drama in which a wounded Yankee soldier, after finding refuge in an isolated girls' school in the South towards the end of the war, becomes the object of the young women's sexual fantasies. The soldier manipulates the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: american civil war, looking for sex, civil war, behind enemy lines, soldier, yankee, brother sister incest, school, wounded soldier, war, love and romance, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 70s
Place: mississippi, mississippi river, california
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 7.3
 437K
American Sniper (2014)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents. ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, sniper, iraq war, soldier, battles, navy seal, military, military life, american soldier, courage, military training, u.s. marine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2001, september 11 2001, year 1998 ...
Place: iraq, usa, middle east, california, texas
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The Last Samurai (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, New Zealand, Japan
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare, which finds him learning to respect the samurai and the honorable principles that rule them. Pressed to destroy the samurai's way of life in the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, epic, stylized ...
Plot: warrior, samurai, battles, self discovery, pride and honor, human spirit, courage, friendship, master warrior, dignity, war, military life ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1800s
Place: japan, asia, pacific ocean, san francisco, tokyo
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Samurai Marathon (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: Japan, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The American imperialists are at the door and intruding on Japan. To assess and train his troops the lord of the land announces a marathon through the land crisscrossing shores, forests and the mountain. The shogunate in Edo was not approving and ...
Style: intense, suspense, exciting, bloody, tense ...
Plot: samurai, marathon, swordsman, cheating, edo period, japanese woman, princess, government, american soldier, rivalry, betrayal, rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: asia, japan
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 6.4
 3K
Yanks (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: During WWII, the United States set up army bases in Great Britain as part of the war effort. Against their proper sensibilities, many of the Brits don't much like the brash Yanks, especially when it comes to the G.I.s making advances on the ...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic
Plot: world war two, wartime life, soldier, racism, prejudice, couple relations, love affair, war, infidelity, forbidden love, opposites attract, romance ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, northern england
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A Young Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A modern riff of the 1889 novel by Mark Twain.
Plot: arthurian legend, back in time, technology, high school student, bathtub, blacksmith, young lovers, spray paint, camelot, bathing, taking a bath, knight ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
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 6.9
 1K
Hanamizuki (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sae (Yui Aragaki) is a high school student who is studying hard for her college entrance exams. She lost her father when she was very young and so lives with her mother Ryoko (Hiroko Yakushimaru) in Hokkaido, Japan. Her father Kemimichi (Arata) once ...
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, sincere, allegory
Plot: first love, love at first sight, reunion, mother daughter relationship, break up, professor, determination, wedding, dreaming, begging, teenage girl, breakup ...
Place: hokkaido, canada, nova scotia, tokyo
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 7.3
 118K
13 Hours (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 144 min.
Story: An American Ambassador is killed during an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya as a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.
Style: based on true events, realistic, intense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: rescue mission, gunfight, heroism, cia, swat team, courage, siege, war, terrorism, u.s. embassy, u.s. marine, mercenary ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s, 21st century, year 2011
Place: libya, pentagon, langley virginia, iraq, washington d.c. ...
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 6.7
 7K
Major Dundee (1965)
Genre: Adventure, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: During the last winter of the Civil War, cavalry officer Amos Dundee leads a contentious troop of Army regulars, Confederate prisoners and scouts on an expedition into Mexico to destroy a band of Apaches who have been raiding U.S. bases in Texas.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Plot: battles, military, soldier, rescue, american civil war, village, apache, raid, heroes, leadership, adventure, survival ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865
Place: mexico, new mexico, usa, texas, latin america ...
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 7.5
 104
The Outcasts (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Outcasts is an American Western genre television series, appearing on ABC in the 1968-69 season. The series stars Don Murray and Otis Young. It is most notable for being the first television Western with an African American co-star.
Plot: fanatic, apache territory, revenge, farm, bullet wound, rattlesnake, runaway, wound, partner, gold, photograph, owner ...
Place: sonora, phoenix arizona, arizona, new mexico, shanghai ...
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 5.2
 6K
Firewalker (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A pair of adventurers try to track down an ancient Aztec/Mayan/Egyptian/Apache horde of gold.
Style: buddy comedy, semi serious, humorous, surprise ending, one man show
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, jungle, treasure hunt, adventurer, soldier, sarcasm, gold, temple, drinking alcohol, bar fight, human sacrifice, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: central america
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Captain Phillips (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: ship, hostage, pirate, u.s. navy, terrorism, rescue, navy, hijacking, kidnapping, hostages, escapades, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 2000s, 2010s
Place: somalia, africa, united states, kenya, virginia ...
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 4.5
 132
Montana Trap (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Potato Fritz (Hardy Kruger) and his friends have moved from Germany to the American Wild West, settling eventually in the Rockies. They are besieged by what appear to them to be hostile Native Americans. Before too long, it becomes clear that the ...
Plot: nickname, bar brawl, native american, falling to death, gold, unlikely hero, bear cub, yankee, old west, gang, u.s. cavalry, ruse ...
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 5.9
 91
Hammerhead (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A detective's hunt for the man who murdered his friend takes him to the Caribbean, where he finds himself enmeshed in a web of corruption and murder.
Style: buddy movie, cult film, surprise ending, buddy comedy
Plot: murder, caribbean sea, toothpick, mercenary, self mutilation, falling down stairs, blindness, cassette tape, blood, martial artist, corrupt cop, farm ...
Place: miami, jamaica, caribbean
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C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Through the eyes of a British "documentary", this film takes a satirically humorous, and sometimes frightening, look at the history of an America where the South won the Civil War.
Style: clever, educational film, satirical, disturbing, humorous ...
Plot: american civil war, racism, politics, interracial relations, journalism, society, injustice, political unrest, discrimination, alternate reality, slavery, civil war ...
Time: year 1912, 1930s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, san francisco, new york, south america ...
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The Red Man's View (0000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A small Native American Shoshone Band in the secluded mountains of northern California are caught up in the midst of the American Civil War, when the effects of the war spreads. west, and Union soldiers force them from their homeland.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: native american, tree, river, hunting, fish, spear, blood, father son relationship, western u.s., escape, chase, rain ...
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Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, survival, violence spree, danger, haunted by the past, isolation, brutality, torture, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: southern usa, florida
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Creature from Black Lake (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two men exploring the Louisiana swamps run into a Bigfoot-type creature.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: swamp, underwater, forest, lake, bigfoot, monster, redneck, search, hillbilly, student, small town, road trip ...
Place: louisiana
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To End All Wars (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based on a real-life story, this drama focuses on a small group of Allied soldiers in Burma who are held captive by the Japanese. Capt. Ernest Gordon (Ciaran McMenamin), Lt. Jim Reardon (Kiefer Sutherland) and Maj. Ian Campbell (Robert Carlyle) are ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, harsh ...
Plot: jungle, corporal punishment, captivity, pow, war crime, escape, military, hopes, war, leadership, human spirit, prison life ...
Time: 20th century, year 1942, year 1943, 1940s
Place: japan, scotland, asia, thailand, burma ...
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 6.7
 29K
Seraphim Falls (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Civil War has ended, but Colonel Morsman Carver is on one final mission – to kill Gideon, no matter what it takes. Launched by a gunshot and propelled by rage, the relentless pursuit takes the two men through frigid snow-capped mountains and ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, rough, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: wilderness, vengeance, civil war, chase, on the run, union soldier, colonel, obsessive quest, danger, deadly, crimes, haunted by the past ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
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 6.8
 11K
Rio Lobo (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After the Civil War, Cord McNally searches for the traitor whose perfidy caused the defeat of McNally's unit and the loss of a close friend.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: american civil war, old west, colonel, vengeance, betrayal, crimes, rivalry, investigation, gunfight, revenge, small town, soldier ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865
Place: texas, usa, ireland, new orleans
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Quigley Down Under (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: American Matt Quigley answers Australian land baron Elliott Marston's ad for a sharpshooter to kill the dingoes on his property. But when Quigley finds out that Marston's real target is the aborigines, Quigley hits the road. Now, even ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genocide, australian, vigilantism, fish out of water, vengeance, against the odds, old west, crimes, dishonesty, danger, partners, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, pacific ocean, wyoming, texas, london ...
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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, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Plot: military, soldier, battlefield, battles, culture clash, heroes, tragic hero, immigrants, society, foe turned friend, war, battle ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america
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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a horse accident, Karen wakes up to find herself in past Britain, close to Camelot, the famous castle of King Arthur.
Style: semi serious, witty, offbeat, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, solar eclipse, medieval, curses spells and rituals, wooing, royal court, fish out of water, escapades, imaginary, adventure, state affairs, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe, connecticut
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 7.2
 140K
Cold Mountain (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, Italy, Romania, UK
Duration: 154 min.
Story: In this classic story of love and devotion set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier named W.P. Inman deserts his unit and travels across the South, aiming to return to his young wife, Ada, who he left behind ...
Style: captivating, emotional, epic, serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: american civil war, tragic love, getting home, slavery, survival, lovers reunited, loss of family member, lovers apart, power of love, wartime life, love and romance, love story ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
Place: usa, south carolina, north carolina, atlantic ocean, appalachia
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For a Few Extra Dollars (1966)
Genre: War, Western
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Near the end of the Civil War, imprisoned Confederate raider Giuliano Gemma is sent under guard to warn both his men and the Army at Fort Yuma that an impending rebel raid is really nothing but a ruse by scoundrels from both sides, in cahoots to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dishonesty, escapades, save the day, rivalry, betrayal, soldier, corrupt officer, military base, vengeance, captivity, old west, confined ...
Time: 19th century
Place: yuma arizona, arizona
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