Movies and TV shows set in bosnia herzegovina

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in bosnia herzegovina ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, bleak, rough, tense and dramatic films and TV shows about / with war, civil war, death, bosnian war, brutality, life is a bitch, betrayal, military, violence and friendship plots mostly in Drama, War and Thriller genres shot in USA, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany and other countries.
bosnia herzegovina
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TOP 10 movies tagged as bosnia herzegovina: Demons of War (1998), The Lake (2017), Foreign Fields (2000), The Instructor (2010), The Tour (2008), Warriors (1999), Lana's Rain (2002), Comanche Territory (1997), The Whistleblower (2010), The Zookeeper (2001).

List of movies set in bosnia herzegovina

 6.3
 691
Demons of War (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A detachment of the Polish IFOR forces in Bosnia is led by Major Keller, who is being investigated for insubordination during a patrol in Srebrenica. The investigation is to be led by two arriving officers - Lieutenant Czacki and Major Kusz who will ...
Plot: helicopter, village, winter, sniper, army, atrocity, murder, rape
Place: bosnia herzegovina
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 5.4
 7K
The Lake (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: France, Belgium, Germany, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A team of Navy SEALs discovers an underwater treasure in a Bosnian lake.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: treasure, navy, mystery, commando, bravery, tank, offscreen killing, sniper rifle, gold bar, heroism, collapsing building, home invasion ...
Time: year 1944, year 1995, 1940s, 1990s
Place: serbia, eastern europe, bosnia herzegovina
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 5.4
 174
Foreign Fields (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Jacob takes a job escorting wealthy adventurers through Bosnia, he is horrified to learn the "tourists" plan to participate in the conflict.
Plot: war, gallows, soldier, dead children, hanged boy, dead boy, hanging, forest, orphanage, child murder, village, helicopter ...
Place: denmark, bosnia, bosnia herzegovina
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 8.2
 140
The Instructor (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Croatia
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A TV reporter goes to Vis to film the story about a driving instructor and his student.
Plot: race against time, mediterranean, instructor, friendship, student, road trip, dalmatian, sitcom, island, beard
Place: bosnia herzegovina, slovenia, montenegro, yugoslavia, serbia ...
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 7.2
 2K
The Tour (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Slovenia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Year 1993, the bleakest time of war in Bosnia and Herzegovina. A group of actors from Belgrade, utterly unaware of what they're setting themselves up for, embark on a search for quick earnings - on a "tour" around the Serbian Krajina. ...
Style: realistic, biting, dark humor, humorous, bleak ...
Plot: anti war, danger, military, rivalry, actor's life, war, state affairs, artists and showbiz, adventure, on the road, disorder, political unrest ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, bosnia, serbia, yugoslavia, croatia ...
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 8.1
 2K
Warriors (1999)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 175 min.
Story: If the conflict in Bosnia has become something of a forgotten war, it's not for the want of trying from the immensely powerful BBC film Warriors, the story of five young soldiers and their harrowing experiences in the region.
Style: realistic, captivating, rough, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: atrocity, genocide, war crime, life is a bitch, war, wartime life, gory, ethnic, state affairs, against humanity, soldier, anti war ...
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia, bosnia herzegovina
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 6.5
 167
Lana's Rain (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This powerful, hard-edged crime drama explores the dark side of the American immigrant experience and dares to ask, "How far would you go to survive?" Lana’s only chance to escape the war-torn Balkans is her long-lost brother, Darko, a ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, rough, bleak, serious
Plot: life is a bitch, crimes, immigrants, urban ghetto life, starting over, society, urban, showbiz, gangsters, prostitute, crime, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, bosnia herzegovina
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Comanche Territory (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Spain, France, Germany, Argentina
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Spanish TV reporters covering the War in Bosnia. Based on true experience
Style: bleak, emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: journalism, media, danger, fall in love, war, love and romance, life is a bitch, wartime life, innocence lost, tv reporter, news reporter, bridge ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia, bosnia herzegovina
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Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison's investigation of the murder of a Bosnian refugee leads her to one, or possibly two, Serbian war criminals determined to silence the last witness to a massacre a decade before.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: massacre, investigation, policewoman, squad, murder, suspicion, legal, police detective, police investigation, rivalry, refugees, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, london, england, bosnia herzegovina
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The Whistleblower (2010)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Based on the experiences of Nebraska cop Kathryn Bolkovac (Rachel Weisz) who discovers a deadly sex trafficking ring while serving as a U.N. peacekeeper in post-war Bosnia. Risking her own life to save the lives of others, she uncovers an ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, intellectual, factual, heartbreaking ...
Plot: investigation, conspiracy, whistleblower, cover up, teenage prostitute, sex trafficking, rape, politics, dishonesty, uncover truth, un, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: bosnia, sarajevo, nebraska, europe, usa ...
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The Zookeeper (2001)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Denmark, UK, Czech Republic, Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jonah Ludovic (Sam Neill) is a custodian at a small municipal zoo. After a night of heavy shelling Ludovic arrives at his job to find the staff abandoning the zoo. He joins a skeleton crew that includes an elderly guard and a veterinarian (Om ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: war, state affairs, chaos and mayhem, totalitarianism, society, animal life, fighting the system, heroes, political unrest, ethnic, righting the wronged, rebellion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bosnia herzegovina, sarajevo
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Welcome to Sarajevo (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Follow a group of international journalists into the heart of the once cosmopolitan city of Sarajevo—now a danger zone of sniper and mortar attacks where residents still live. While reporting on an American aid worker who’s trying to get ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, rough, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: adoption, orphan, civil war, journalism, orphanage, anti war, war, family relations, rescue, danger, journalist, courage ...
Time: 90s
Place: sarajevo, england, vietnam, former yugoslavia, bosnia ...
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Do You Remember Dolly Bell? (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young man grows up in Sarajevo in the 1960s, under the shadow of his good, but ailing father, and gets attracted by the world of small-time criminals.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, thought provoking, serious
Plot: coming of age, pimp, terminal illness, hypnosis, hopes, life is a bitch, love and romance, romance, criminal heroes, fall in love, teenage life, political unrest ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: sarajevo, former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia herzegovina
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Shot Through the Heart (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The horrors of war are examined from the view points of lifelong friends (Linus Roache, Vincent Perez), who end up on opposing sides in the civil war in Sarajevo. One is an expert marksman, who trains the snipers used to terrify the city and the ...
Style: biting, realistic, tense, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: sniper, train, bosnian war, state affairs, battles, society, anti war, genocide, best friends, war, against humanity, friends ...
Place: sarajevo, former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia herzegovina
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 7.3
 10K
Savior (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A hardened mercenary in the Foreign Legion begins to find his own humanity when confronted with atrocities during the fighting in Bosnia
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: atrocity, mercenary, genocide, war, civil war, redemption, soldier, terrorism, war crime, pregnancy, sniper, rape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, serbia, bosnia, croatia ...
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The Perfect Circle (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An alcoholic Bosnian poet sends his wife and daughter away from Sarajevo so they can avoid the troubles there. However, he is soon descended upon by a pair of orphaned brothers. The brothers have escaped a massacre in their own village and have come ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, emotional, bleak, serious
Plot: survival, anti war, hanging, siege, missing person, atrocity, family in danger, danger, family life, wartime life, escapades, war ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, bosnia, sarajevo, bosnia herzegovina
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 5.9
 51K
The Peacemaker (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When a train carrying atomic warheads mysteriously crashes in the former Soviet Union, a nuclear specialist discovers the accident is really part of a plot to cover up the theft of the weapons. Assigned to help her recover the missing bombs is a ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: helicopter, terrorism, sniper, race against time, train, bridge, train crash, nuclear, chases and races, special agents, state affairs, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, russia, sarajevo, chechnya ...
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 8.0
 42K
No Man's Land (2001)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Italy, Belgium, UK, Slovenia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two soldiers from opposite sites get stuck between the front lines in the same trench. The UN is asked to free them and both sides agree on a ceasefire, but will they stick to it?
Style: dark humor, realistic, bleak, cynical, clever ...
Plot: politics, survival, french, enemy, anti war, media, soldier, bomb, recruit, war, culture clash, human nature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1993
Place: serbia, bosnia, former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia herzegovina ...
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 7.8
 3K
Metastases (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Eliciting images of cancer, this drama explores the illnesses that plague modern Croatia. Four young junkies in Zagreb maturing in the wake of war reflect the petty hatreds, violence, prejudices and mood hanging over the country like a disease that ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: bar, alcohol abuse, society, drug abuse, drug dealing, troublemaker, village, addiction, rehabilitation, immigrants, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: croatia, bosnia, former yugoslavia, sarajevo, bosnia herzegovina
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Pretty Village, Pretty Flame (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the opening stages of the Bosnian War, a small group of Serbian soldiers are trapped in a tunnel by a Muslim force.
Style: realistic, serious, clever, disturbing
Plot: tunnel, newspaper, basketball, suicide, communism, social relations, battle zone, thief, village, battles, underground, journalism ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina
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In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During the Bosnian War, Danijel, a soldier fighting for the Serbs, re-encounters Ajla, a Bosnian who's now a captive in his camp he oversees. Their once promising connection has become ambiguous as their motives have changed.
Style: serious, emotional, bleak, realistic, gloomy
Plot: violence, muslim, forbidden love, love affair, couples, war, life is a bitch, romance, wartime life, love and romance, couple relations, sibling relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: sarajevo, former yugoslavia, bosnia, europe, bosnia herzegovina
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The Hunting Party (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An emerging journalist (Jesse Eisenberg), an experienced cameraman (Terrence Howard), and a discredited reporter (Richard Gere) find their bold plan to capture Bosnia's top war criminal quickly spiraling out of control when a UN representative ...
Style: rough, tense, talky, suspenseful, intense ...
Plot: journalism, cia, war crime, danger, reward, friendship, vacation, journalist, vengeance, war, track down, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s
Place: serbia, europe, former yugoslavia, bosnia, croatia ...
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 6.5
 643
Broken English (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ivan is the fierce patriarch of a family of Croatian refugees in Auckland. Nina is his daughter, ready to live on her own, despite his angry objections. Eddie is the Maori she takes as her lover. Nina works at a restaurant where Eddie cooks. For a ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: culture clash, restaurant, forbidden love, pregnancy, romance, dysfunctional family, tragic love, social differences, life is a bitch, love and romance, interracial relations, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: new zealand, former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia herzegovina, california
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Behind Enemy Lines (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: While flying a routine reconnaissance mission over Bosnia, fighter pilot Chris Burnett photographs something he wasn't supposed to see and gets shot down behind enemy lines, where he must outrun an army led by a ruthless Serbian general. With ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, behind enemy lines, sniper, atrocity, navy, rescue, escape, gunfight, war, survival, fighter pilot, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, serbia, bosnia herzegovina, iraq
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Beautiful People (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In London, during October 1993, England is playing Holland in the preliminaries of the World Cup. The Bosnian War is at its height, and refugees from the ex-Yugoslavia are arriving. Football rivals, and political adversaries from the Balkans all ...
Style: humorous, realistic, dark humor, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: chase, refugee, bosnian war, politics, culture clash, working class, immigrants, misfit, society, social differences, opposites attract, village life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, london, europe, croatia, serbia ...
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71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 71 scenes revolving around multiple Viennese residents who are by chance involved with a senseless gun slaughter on Christmas Eve.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak, sincere ...
Plot: murder, breaking point, deadly, refugees, atrocity, urban, misfit, society, crimes, social misfits, immigrants, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: lebanon, austria, europe, bosnia, haiti ...
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 7.8
 4K
Circles (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia, Germany, France, Slovenia, Croatia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Circles (Serbian: Krugovi) is a Serbian movie based on the true story of a Serbian soldier who risked his life to protect a Muslim civilian during the war in Bosnia. During the war in Bosnia in 1993, a Serbian soldier pays for his life after ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, tense, atmospheric, serious
Plot: surgery, post war, muslim, redemption, moral dilemma, society, hopes, life is a bitch, interracial relations, job seeking, lifesaver, loss of son ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005, year 1993
Place: serbia, bosnia, europe, germany, bosnia herzegovina
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 6.9
 1K
Storm (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Hannah Maynard, a prosecutor of Hague's Tribunal for war crimes in former Yugoslavia, charges a Serbian commander for killing Bosniaks. However, her main witness might be lying, so the court sends a team to Bosnia to investigate
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, tense ...
Plot: testimony, genocide, courtroom, courtroom drama, haunted by the past, power relations, legal, rivalry, dedicated lawyer, witnessing a crime, gain trust, against humanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia, sarajevo, berlin germany, bosnia herzegovina
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