Vietnam vet movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant vietnam vet movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting and cult film films and TV shows about / with vietnam vet, vietnam war veteran, murder, revenge, crimes, death, vengeance, danger, vietnam veteran and violence plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as vietnam vet: Troma's War (1988), Uncommon Valor (1983), The Strangers in 7A (1972), Taxi Driver (1976), St. Vincent (2014), Kong: Skull Island (2017), Rambo 5: Last Blood (2019), Black Cobra (1987), Angkor: Cambodia Express (1982), Blood Father (2016).

List of vietnam vet movies

 5.6
 2K
Troma's War (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A small group of typical Tromaville citizens find themselves in the path of a terrorist army controlled by the power elite...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, exciting, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti hero, heroes, anti heroes, satire, bio weapon, island, jungle, desert, terrorism, survival, battles, gory ...
Time: 80s
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Uncommon Valor (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, jungle, prison, rescue, soldier, war, survival, adventure, danger, captivity, against the odds ...
Time: 80s, year 1972, year 1977, 70s, year 1983 ...
Place: vietnam, laos, asia, texas, bangkok thailand ...
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The Strangers in 7A (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Andy Griffith plays a philandering apartment house manager who picks up a pretty young girl (Suzanne Hildur) in a bar. He takes her home, whereupon the girl's male cronies show up armed with guns. Griffith and his wife (Ida Lupino) are held ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: unlikely criminals, hostages, dishonesty, chases and races, crimes, deadly, danger, hostage, couple relations, kidnapping, hijacking, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york
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 8.3
 720K
Taxi Driver (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: social decay, loner, lone wolves, obsession, character study, vigilante, depression, paranoia, antisocial behavior, alienation, taxi driver, taxi ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem, united states ...
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 7.2
 96K
St. Vincent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy whose parents just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic, war veteran who lives next door.
Style: realistic, humorous, inspirational, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, neighbor, parents and children, family relations, youth, coming of age, drinking, drinking alcohol, mentor, divorce, unlikely friendships, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1946, year 1965
Place: usa, new york, new jersey, california
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Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.
Style: suspense, exciting, absurd, psychotronic, visually appealing ...
Plot: giant animal, monster, expedition, survival, creature, giant monster, island, giant creature, stranded, prehistoric creature, monsters, gorilla ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1944, year 1973
Place: bangkok thailand, washington d.c., thailand, vietnam, pacific ocean
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Rambo 5: Last Blood (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, France, Bulgaria, Spain, Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When his housekeeper’s daughter is kidnapped, Rambo crosses the U.S.-Mexican border to bring her home but finds himself up against the full might of one of Mexico’s most ruthless cartels.
Style: serious, emotional, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: lone hero, human trafficking, post traumatic stress disorder, final battle, vengeance, death, violence, vigilante, one man army, justice, blood, rescue ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: mexico, arizona, sonora, usa
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 4.5
 551
Black Cobra (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 272 min.
Story: A lone cop struggles to protect a female photographer from a gang of psychopathic bikers. Early in "Black Cobra," Detective Robert Malone establishes himself as a maverick, uncompromising policeman when he guns down several criminals ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hostage, psychopath, insomnia, tough heroes, injustice, campaign, fashion, dishonesty, crimes, hostages, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york
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Angkor: Cambodia Express (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Thailand, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a tale of drama and adventure, young journalist Andy Cameron (Robert Walker) has to get into Cambodia (it is assumed this is during the genocidal reign of Pol Pot). Cameron has to smuggle out his girlfriend Mieng (Nit Alisa) before she is killed ...
Plot: african american, american abroad, massacre, vietnam war veteran, death of girlfriend, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, vietnam vet, black american, american, war veteran, journalist, rescue ...
Place: cambodia, thailand
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 6.4
 59K
Blood Father (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An ex-con reunites with his estranged wayward 16-year old daughter to protect her from drug dealers who are trying to kill her.
Style: harsh, suspense, stylized, tense, road movie ...
Plot: gunfight, protector, father daughter relationship, ex convict, drug dealer, revenge, parent child relationship, redemption, rescue, teenage girl, gangsters, survival ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: california, santa monica california, new mexico, los angeles
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 4.9
 59
The Suckers (1972)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A rich and powerful big-game hunter tires of tracking and killing animals, and gets an idea--he will invite the owners of a model agency he knows and two of their models to be guests on his estate for the weekend, and use them as the objects of his ...
Plot: panties, lesbianism, shared bath, lesbian kiss, pool table, handgun, fight, trap, mirror, rifle, kissing, outdoor sex ...
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 5.5
 18K
Bad Ass (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Decorated Vietnam hero Frank Vega returns home only to get shunned by society leaving him without a job or his high school sweetheart. It's not until forty years later when an incident on a commuter bus (where he protects an elderly black man ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: society, lone wolves, vigilantism, tough heroes, vietnam veteran, rivalry, crimes, elderly, heroes, vigilante, revenge, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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Thunder in Paradise 2 (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kelly is whisked off into Prince Aramour's harem and given to his enemy as tribute in this romantic tale of capture and rescue.
Plot: thunder, gatling gun, bandana, speedboat, bar, mercenary, hotel, boat, drink, vietnam war veteran, vietnam vet
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On Wings Of Eagles (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 241 min.
TV show
Story: When executives from an important Texas Corporation are taken hostage during the Iranian Revolution, magnate Ross Perot launches a special unit for their rescue.
Plot: rescue, wrongful imprisonment, green beret, hostage, terrorism, ransom, cat, vietnam war veteran, swat team, vietnam vet, terrorist
Time: 70s
Place: iran, middle east
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 7.0
 200
The Challenge (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: All-out war between the United States and an Asian country is averted when the two sides agree to settle their differences by each choosing a single soldier as champion and having the two men fight to the death on an isolated island.
Plot: fight to the death, tommy gun, satellite, communist, soldier, island, cheating, world domination, survival, cynicism, mercenary, jungle ...
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Please Don't Bury Me Alive! (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: It tells his story in the turbulent days near the end of the Vietnam War, as a young Chicano man questioning his and his people’s place in society as thousands of his Latino brethren return from the war in coffins.
Plot: prison, undercover cop, trial, judge, death of brother, funeral, drug use, vietnam war veteran, vietnam vet, heroin, brother, theft
Place: texas, san antonio texas
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Lolly-Madonna XXX (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Laban Feather brews Tennessee moonshine with his sons Thrush, Zack, Hawk, and Finch. The chief rivals of the Feather Family in producing and selling illegal corn liquor are the Gutshalls, father Pap, and sons Ludie, Seb, and Villum. In addition to ...
Style: allegory
Plot: hillbilly, family feud, rape, nubile woman, hostility, death threat, countryside, blackmail, sniper, brother brother relationship, in laws, horse ...
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 3.9
 460
The Black Six (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A black high school student is caught dating a white girl by the girl's brother. He and his biker gang beat the boy to death. The boy's brother, who is a member of a black biker gang, hears about it and comes to town to avenge his ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: swimming pool, racist, revenge, vietnam war veteran, death of brother, beer, brother sister relationship, beaten to death, football field, vietnam vet, motorcycle, interracial relations ...
Place: vietnam
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 4.6
 53
Payback (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A right-wing revolutionary group called Strikeforce goes on a kidnapping and murdering spree in order to obtain a lethal top secret weapon. A Vietnam Vet called Jason Shepherd is called in to track the group down.
Plot: sexual abuse, violence, gun in mouth, crossbow, attempted rape, shot in the leg, assassination, rape and revenge, rape, vietnam war veteran, revenge killing, gangsters ...
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Diplomatic Immunity (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A military career man, distraught over the murder of his daughter and the subsequent release of her killer who is protected by 'diplomatic immunity,' resigns from the service to pursue the psychopath. No one will help him - and no one can ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crimes, crime, law enforcement, heroes, psychopath, good versus evil, deadly, rivalry, vengeance, jungle, vietnam vet ...
Time: 90s
Place: paraguay, latin america
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Dangerously Close (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rebel without a cause or a clue at an elite but uptight college discovers some of his classmates have formed an even more elite clique more or less hell-bent on ridding the school, and quite possibly American society, of what they deem to be its ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fascism, murder, high school, punk, crimes, state affairs, vigilantism, teenage life, high school life, school, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
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True Believer (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Eddie Dodd is a burnt out former civil rights lawyer who now specializes in defending drug dealers. Roger Baron, newly graduated from law school, has followed Eddie's great cases and now wants to learn at his feet. With Roger's idealistic ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful, clever, biting ...
Plot: courtroom drama, legal, self defense, neo noir, racism, false accusation, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, legal action, dishonesty, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new york, california
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 6.2
 5K
Moving (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Arlo accepts what seems to him to be a dream promotion to Idaho. He soon discovers, however, that moving has its own share of problems.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, feel good, situational comedy ...
Plot: family relations, on the road, unemployment, parents and children, comedy of errors, family life, misfit, society, nothing goes right, friends, disorder, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s
Place: idaho, new jersey, usa, new orleans
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 6.5
 21K
Hero (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Bernie Laplante is having a rough time. He's divorced, his ex-wife hates him and has custody of their son, the cops are setting a trap for him, then to top it all, he loses a shoe whilst rescuing passengers of a crashed jet. Being a thief who ...
Style: humorous, cynical, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: mistaken identity, air disaster, rescue, chase, petty criminal, escapades, dishonesty, couple relations, rivalry, love and romance, custody battle, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
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 4.7
 180
Fear (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A family living in an isolated cabin in the woods are terrorized by a gang of escaped convicts. Their leader, a serial killer, is a disturbed Vietnam veteran. What the gang doesn't know is that the family's father is also a Vietnam ...
Style: exciting, scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: hostage, chases and races, danger, crimes, escape, violence spree, missing person, on the road, kidnapping, family in danger, deadly, gang ...
Place: asia, vietnam
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Enemy Territory (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An insurance salesman inadvertently gets trapped after dark in an apartment building that is terrorized by a street gang called "The Vampires."
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, gang, confined, crimes, vampire, deadly, society, danger, life is a bitch, urban ghetto life, ghetto, racial injustice ...
Time: 80s
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 5.8
 2K
CrissCross (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in 1969, a twelve-year-old grows up in Key West with his mother, who is paying the bills by stripping at the local topless bar. The boy finds out about her activities and tries to convince her to stop, to no avail. A local restaurant owner hires ...
Style: bleak, gloomy, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: family relations, monastery, single parent, parents and children, kids in trouble, family problems, restaurant, dysfunctional family, human spirit, crimes, youth, crime ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: asia, vietnam
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Chrome Soldiers (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Five ex-soldiers go to a small town in Oregon to help a friend investigate the murder of his brother.
Plot: burning building, sheriff, murder, dirty cop, brother brother relationship, vietnam vet, marijuana, motorcycle, funeral, african american, dock, vietnam war veteran ...
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 6.3
 6K
Betrayed (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: An FBI agent (Debra Winger) falls in love with a white supremacist (Tom Berenger) whose group she infiltrates.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terrorism, murder, racism, betrayal, hunting, undercover, assassination, violence, ku klux klan, white supremacist, fbi, farmer ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, arizona, california
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Thunder in Paradise (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Thunder in Paradise was a one-hour action-adventure TV series from the creators of Baywatch, which starred Hulk Hogan, Chris Lemmon, and Carol Alt. This first-run syndicated TV series originally premiered as a straight-to-video feature film in ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, resort, fighting crime, rescue, partners, chase, chases and races, save the day, beach, boat chase, tough heroes, mercenary ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, florida
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