Jungle warfare movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant jungle warfare movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, rough, realistic, surprise ending, suspenseful and bleak films and TV shows about / with jungle warfare, jungle, machine gun, explosion, violence, battle, gunfight, soldier, blood and fistfight plots mostly in Action, War and Drama genres shot in USA, Italy, Philippines and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as jungle warfare: Merrill's Marauders (1962), Robowar (1988), Platoon (1986), Whiteforce (1988), Jungle Assault (1989), The Blood Bond (2011), Hotel Paradise (1980), Kokoda: 39th Battalion (2006), Hotel Rwanda (2004), The 317th Platoon (1965).

List of jungle warfare movies

The Hunt for Eagle One: Crash Point (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Strike Force team is back in this action-packed sequel to "The Hunt For Eagle One"! Terrorists have stolen a Ground Control Encoder...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle warfare, rescue, kidnapping, airplane, race against time, terrorism, martial arts, helicopter pilot, rebel, lieutenant, grenade launcher, colonel ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, melbourne australia
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Merrill's Marauders (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Brigadier General Frank D. Merrill leads the 3,000 American volunteers of his 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), aka "Merrill's Marauders", behind Japanese lines across Burma to Myitkyina, pushing beyond their limits and fighting ...
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, jungle, jungle warfare, chaos, campaign, injustice, buddies, heroes, military life, military, friendship, danger ...
Time: year 1944
Place: burma, japan, asia
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 4.2
 534
Robowar (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A clone/mix of PREDATOR and ROBOCOP gone nuts jungle flick with an international cast, exotic locale and good electronic music.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, survival, chase, soldier, jungle warfare, bear trap, terminator, heroes, escapades, androids and robots, imaginary, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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 8.1
 348K
Platoon (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
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, bleak, thought provoking, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, battles, vietnam war, military, military life, jungle, warrior, war crime, rage, elimination, squad, conflict ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s
Place: vietnam, mine, asia
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 5.3
 42
Whiteforce (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Australia, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Johnny Quinn has been set up by a drug lord and must find a way to clear his name before the bad guys and his own agency put him in the ground.
Plot: jungle, jungle warfare, false accusation, government, intrigue, treason, drug dealer, espionage, secret agent
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Jungle Assault (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two Vietnam vets with nothing to lose are called back into the bloodiest action of their lives. Their assignment: locate and destroy a terrorist base and bring back a General's daughter alive.
Plot: jungle warfare, shot to death, kidnapping, explosion, attempted rape, terrorist, helicopter, jungle, female nudity, murder
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 3.4
 224
The Blood Bond (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a war-torn Asian land, peace lies in the hands of the Bagwun, a revered religious leader. When he is wounded in an assassination attempt, his sworn protector, Deva, sets out on a dangerous journey to find the one man who can provide the rare ...
Plot: friendship, bar, pistol, military, soldier, foot chase, mission, kicked in the crotch, doctor, chase, map, hotel fight ...
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 4.5
 195
Hotel Paradise (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: At a female prison located deep within the deadly South American jungles, a group of woman are forced to mine for valuable emeralds for the local corrupt government. A group of new prisoners on the way to the jail are ambushed and are convinced to ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: slavery, jungle, women in prison, violence, lesbianism, pubic hair, lesbian, shower, female nudity, sexploitation, rape, female full frontal nudity ...
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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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, survival, heroes, leadership, military life, battles, war, escapades, anti war, danger, friendly fire ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: australia, japan
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 8.1
 310K
Hotel Rwanda (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, South Africa, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, this film takes place in Rwanda in the 1990s when more than a million Tutsis were killed in a genocide that went mostly unnoticed by the rest of the world. Hotel owner Paul Rusesabagina houses over a thousand refuges in his ...
Style: emotional, realistic, uplifting, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: genocide, racism, cruelty, atrocity, war crime, hotel, blacks and whites, against humanity, violence, death, murder, french ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: rwanda, africa, congo, somalia
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The 317th Platoon (1965)
Genre: War
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In Vietnam, 1954, a French platoon isolated behind enemy lines tries to come back. It is led by the inexperienced, idealistic sous-lieutenant Torrens, and by adjutant Willsdorf, a WWII veteran of the Werhmacht.
Style: captivating, realistic, disturbing, gloomy, rough ...
Plot: military, soldier, jungle, escapades, war, anti war, state affairs, rebellion, danger, military life, heroes, battles ...
Time: year 1954, 1950s
Place: vietnam, cambodia
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Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cia, mercenary, sniper, politics, helicopter, conspiracy, president, espionage, assassination, drug cartel, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: colombia, usa, venezuela, washington d.c., latin america ...
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The Last American Soldier (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jungle action from the glorious period of Rambo ripoffs.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: revolver, death of wife, corpse, game playing, cut arm, self sacrifice, stabbed in the back, shot to death, soviet army, russian army, watchtower, jungle warfare ...
Place: cambodia, soviet union, thailand, vietnam
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 6.4
 198K
Predators (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mercenary reluctantly leads a motley crew of warriors who soon come to realize they've been captured and deposited on an alien planet by an unknown nemesis. With the exception of a peculiar physician, they are all cold-blooded killers, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, evil alien, jungle, warrior, danger, monster, soldier, survival, space and aliens, survivor, supernatural, alien ...
Place: mine
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Missing in Action 2: The Beginning (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Prequel to the first Missing In Action, set in the early 1980s it shows the capture of Colonel Braddock during the Vietnam war in the 1970s, and his captivity with other American POWs in a brutal prison camp, and his plans to escape.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, jungle, survival, revenge, torture, burned alive, soldier, military, danger, one man army, martial arts, escape ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: vietnam, asia, washington d.c.
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Cross Mission (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: General Romero, leader of a small Latin American country, is showing the UN how he's taking care of his country's drug problems by publicly burning crops of marijuana. As soon as the inspectors leave, however, Romero quickly returns to ...
Plot: bar brawl, pistol, soldier, blood, machine gun, explosion, gunfight, jungle, fistfight, helicopter, villain turns good, ak 47 ...
Place: south america
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 5.6
 168
Cry of Battle (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: During World War II, the spoiled son of a wealthy businessman finds himself involved in the guerrilla movement fighting against the Japanese, and finds romance and adventure.
Plot: interracial friendship, machete, jungle, fistfight, machine gun, explosion, river, village, gunfight, interracial romance, american soldier, violence ...
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Strike Commando (1987)
Genre: Action, War, Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: While operating behind enemy lines, Sgt. Mike Ransom learns of a Russian presence in North Vietnam. Ordered to obtain proof of this discovery, Ransom returns to enemy territory but is captured and subjected to a variety of tortures. Eventually he ...
Plot: one against many, thirst, one man army, martial arts, ambush, tough guy, hand grenade, brawl, hand to hand combat, torture, battle, mixed martial arts ...
Place: vietnam
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 5.8
 95
Fireback (1983)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack Kaplan is a US Army Soldier and Weapons Expert liberated by a "rescue team", he returns home to the United States only to find out that his wife Diane has been captured by infatuated gangster Duffy Collins. Kaplan embarks on a mission ...
Plot: revenge, kidnapping, rocket launcher, bazooka, ninja, blood spatter, raid, martial arts, hand to hand combat, tough guy, brawl, hitman ...
Place: vietnam
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 4.7
 173
Double Target (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Miles O’Keeffe stars as an ex-military specialist in Vietnam trying to recover his son after learning that his wife has died in a concentration camp. The government considers the child their property since the war is over. There are others ...
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: hostage, corpse, broken leg, stabbed in the back, on the run, photograph, helicopter crash, stealing a car, colonel, shot to death, palm tree, gore ...
Place: hong kong, bangkok thailand, malaysia, southeast asia, thailand ...
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 5.1
 115
The Steel Claw (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Marine stationed in the Philippines loses a hand in an accident and is discharged from the Corps. When the Japanese invade the Philippines, he is called back into service to rescue a general held by Filipino guerrillas behind Japanese lines. ...
Plot: u.s. marine, ant, shootout at a train station, guerilla warfare, jungle warfare, japanese soldier, bayonet, behind enemy lines, u.s. marine corps, female gunfighter, american soldier, massacre ...
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Indio 2 - The Revolt (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A corporation building a highway through the rainforest hires a gang of mercenaries to get rid of the local Indians, who don't want the highway built through their lands. The mercenaries resort to murder, massacres and enslavement to rid the ...
Plot: jungle, mercenary, m 16, environmental issue, ex marine, half breed, black hero, standoff, ak 47, sabotage, war veteran, terrorist plot ...
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Battle at Bloody Beach (1961)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This is only the second Audie Murphy movie set in WWII after his autobiographical "To Hell and Back." Here Murphy steps out of his usual kid-Western role to play a civilian working for the Navy helping supply guerilla insurgents in the ...
Plot: death of mother, beach, machine gun, battle, explosion, love triangle, drowning, strangulation, japanese army, war violence, violence, massacre ...
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Marine's, Let's Go (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Following combat duty in Korea, a group of United States Marines (Tom Tryon, David Hedison and Tom Reese) are given a furlough in Japan.
Plot: marine, bayonet, main character dies, bar brawl, main character shot, japanese army, machine gun, battle, u.s. marine corps, korean war, semiautomatic pistol, male female relationship ...
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Strike Commando 2 (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michael Ransom's Vietnam squad leader, Vic Jenkins, is captured by terrorists demanding ten million dollars worth of diamonds in return for his release. Michael, reluctantly aided by local tough-girl Rosanna Boom, is dispatched by the CIA to ...
Plot: soldier, war, enemy, mercenary, veteran, water thrown in face, electric torture, drinking contest, pistol, blood, beer, foot chase ...
Place: vietnam
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 4.5
 124
Striker (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Slade is hired to rescue a journalist named Frank Morris from a Sandinista prison in Nicaragua. He teams with Marta, a local woman, to carry out this mission, but then he's captured, tortured, and forced to deal with the fact that ...
Plot: truck driver, exploding body, hand to hand combat, judo, martial arts, shot in the leg, impalement, shot in the crotch, mercenary, burnt face, shot multiple times, war violence ...
Place: nicaragua
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Phantom Raiders (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Deep within the steaming tropical jungles of Vietnam is a Viet Cong terrorist training camp, run by an ex-Green Beret, William Marshall. A roving photographer stumbles upon the hidden camp and starts to take pictures. He is caught and summarily ...
Plot: gadget, martial arts, loss of wife, hero kills a woman, warrior, mixed martial arts, hand to hand combat, terrorism, tough guy, brawl, semiautomatic pistol, ambush ...
Place: vietnam
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The Legend of Tarzan (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.
Style: surprise ending, entertaining, absurd, melancholic, scenic
Plot: jungle, tarzan, feral child, slavery, chase, revenge, good versus evil, greed, colonialism, survival, betrayal, swashbuckler ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: africa, congo, london
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Hard Target 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Forced into a deadly cat-and-mouse game, a disgraced mixed martial arts fighter is hunted through the jungles of Southeast Asia.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: jungle, mixed martial arts, retired, human prey, impalement, knocked out, wet t shirt, muscleman, waterfall, campfire, neck breaking, martial arts ...
Time: 2010s
Place: bangkok thailand
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The Odd Angry Shot (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of Australian SAS regiment soldiers are deployed to Vietnam around 1967/8 and encounter the realities of war, from the numbing boredom of camp life and long range patrols, raids and ambushes where nothing happens, to the the terror of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, heroes, military life, idealism, battles, war, military, homecoming, innocence lost, society, anti war ...
Place: australia, vietnam, asia
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