Border guard movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant border guard movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, suspense, realistic, surprise ending, suspenseful and serious films and TV shows about / with border guard, danger, escape, revenge, violence, gun, murder, death, chase and rescue plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, Germany, West Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as border guard: The Border (2014), Deutschland 83 (2015), Border (2018), Unspeakable (2002), Marfa Girl (2012), Miss Bala (2019), Terminator (2019), Losin' It (1983), The Chairman (1969), Suspiria (2018).

List of border guard movies

 7.7
 2K
The Border (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 41 min.
Story: The series "Wataha" starts from the bombing, which killed one of the officers of border guard units in the Bieszczady Mountains. Only one of them will survive. SG captain Victor Rebrov (Leszek Lichota) as a result of the coup loses not ...
Style: realistic, suspense, captivating, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: border guard, soldier, danger, adaptation, revenge, violence, friendship, military, courage, bombing, firearm, murder investigation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: poland
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Peculiarities of the National Hunt (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Finn preparing a work on the Russian hunting traditions and customs, comes to Russia to collect materials and is invited to take part in a hunting party. His flamboyant companions include an Army general, with more than a passing resemblance to ...
Style: witty, not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: countryside, hunting, disorder, chaos and mayhem, male camaraderie, drunkenness, border guard, hunter, hunting party, dream, shooting, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, finland
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 8.1
 11K
Deutschland 83 (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A gripping coming-of-age story set against the real culture wars and political events of Germany in the 1980s. The drama follows Martin Rauch as the 24 year-old East Germany native is pulled from the world as he knows it and sent to the West as an ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, working undercover, political intrigue, rivalry, state affairs, undercover, military, double agent, political unrest, archive footage, border guard ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: germany, german democratic republic, east germany, west germany, west berlin west germany ...
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 7.0
 22K
Border (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a border guard with a sixth sense for identifying smugglers encounters the first person she cannot prove is guilty, she is forced to confront terrifying revelations about herself and humankind.
Style: art house, rough, neurotic, bleak
Plot: troll, sadistic psychopath, father daughter relationship, baby, human becoming an animal, child abuse, border guard, deformity, body horror, animal cruelty, child molestation, childhood trauma ...
Place: sweden, finland, eastern europe
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 3.5
 1K
Unspeakable (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A flawed attempt to map the mind of a brutal serial killer leads to a horrifying battle for survival in director Thomas Wright's visceral thriller. Despite vocal objections from Warden Blakely (Dennis Hopper), prison psychologist Diana Purlow ...
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: serial killer, electric chair, mind reading, prison, psychologist, prison warden, statutory rape, mind game, race against time, danger, prison life, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, mexico
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Peculiarities of the National Fishing (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: General Ivolgin, forester Kuzmich, and good-natured Lyova lose their way on a fishing trip and wind up in a neighboring country, where they decide to have a good time anyway but end up leaving their vodka and fishing equipment behind.
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, not serious, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, fishing, culture clash, lake or river, disorder, nothing goes right, escapades, society, alcohol, boat, male camaraderie, border guard ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: finland, russia, europe
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Naa Peru Surya - Naa Illu India (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Despite having serious anger management issues, Surya, an Indian Army officer is a brilliant officer but when anger takes control of him he is impossible to subdue. In spite of this issue, he achieves his goal of serving the country by overcoming ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting
Plot: soldier, society, politics, crimes, crime, rivalry, anger, border guard, martial arts, border patrol, troubled past, army ...
Place: india
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 5.3
 1K
Marfa Girl (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A disaffected Texas teen spends his 16th birthday getting high, hanging out and having casual sex.
Style: sincere, rough, serious, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: teenager, teenage sexuality, teenage life, social decay, couples, human nature, society, interracial relations, life is a bitch, sexual relations, youth, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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 5.7
 7K
Miss Bala (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Gloria finds a power she never knew she had when she is drawn into a dangerous world of cross-border crime. Surviving will require all of her cunning, inventiveness, and strength.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, emotional, intense ...
Plot: mob boss, beauty queen, danger, drug cartel, corruption, sniper, female spy, fight, sex slave, drug lord, organized crime, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles, tijuana mexico, san diego california, usa
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 6.3
 128K
Terminator (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Spain, Hungary, China
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The sixth film in the "Terminator" series will pick up where the second film left off, ignoring all the subsequent sequels.
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspense, atmospheric, intense ...
Plot: androids and robots, time travel, technology, gunfight, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, cyberpunk, superhuman powers, car chase, cyborgs, helicopter, fight scenes ...
Time: future, year 1998, 2010s, 1990s, 2020s ...
Place: mexico city, mexico, texas, guatemala
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 4.9
 4K
Losin' It (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in 1965, four Los Angeles school friends -- Woody, Dave, Spider and Wendell -- go on a series of misadventures when they head to Tijuana, Mexico, for a night of cruisin', causing trouble, and to lose their virginity.
Style: sexy, humorous, realistic, sexual, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prostitute, teenager, high school, dressing room, locker room, coming of age, virginity, school, nightlife, couples, buddies, innocence lost ...
Time: 80s, year 1965, 60s, 1960s
Place: california, usa, latin america, los angeles, mexico ...
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 5.6
 986
The Chairman (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An American scientist is sent to Red China to steal the formula for a newly developed agricultural enzyme. What he is not told by his bosses is that a micro-sized bomb has been planted in his brain so that should the mission ever look likely to ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, microfilm ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, espionage, undercover, race against time, spy, cold war, countdown, chases and races, secret agents, danger, government agency, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: china, asia, russia, usa, hong kong ...
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 6.8
 56K
Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, touching, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: ballet, witchcraft, dance performance, mysterious event, psychotherapist, dead woman, ritual sacrifice, choreography, secret, good versus evil, mysterious death, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 70s, year 1948, year 1943, year 1977
Place: berlin germany, ohio, east berlin east germany, west berlin west germany, east berlin
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 5.8
 664
The Defector (1966)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Professor Bower, an American physicist, is effectively blackmailed by a shady CIA agent named Adams to help the CIA obtain secret microfilm from a defecting Russian scientist. The reluctant Bower travels to East Germany undercover as an antiques ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, government agency, political conspiracy, political intrigue, dishonesty, undercover, hitman, race against time, working undercover, danger, culture clash, military ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, germany, west berlin west germany, east berlin, german democratic republic
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Renegade Riders (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chamaco finds himself on the wrong end of a firing squad after tracking an ex-Confederate to interrogate him about General Beauregard's missing gold. He's saved by a stranger who calls himself Stuart (Byrnes). Stuart claims to know the ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: shot in the back, rescue, clumsiness, attack, ambush, gunshot, american civil war, heist, threat, brawl, civil war, whip ...
Time: 1860s
Place: mexico, texas
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 7.1
 1K
Borderline (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mockumentary based in the border security office of fictional Northend Airport, a small provincial airport which may lack a little in glamour, but still must abide by the same rules as larger international airports
Style: sitcom
Plot: parody, workplace, prank, security, airport, office, immigration, foreigner, storyteller, government official, border guard, improv ...
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Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: FBI agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the U.S. border.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, bleak, disturbing
Plot: neo noir, drug cartel, gunfight, cia, cartel, black ops, u.s. mexico border, explosion, brutality, little girl, violence, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: sonora, mexico, somalia, texas
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24 Hours to Live (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, China, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An assassin seeks redemption after being given a second chance at life.
Style: suspense, disturbing, enigmatic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: redemption, gunfight, reincarnation, rescue, haunted by the past, stylized violence, one against many, conspiracy, tragic hero, murder, near death experience, mercilessness ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south africa, hong kong, cape town south africa, florida
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Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Colonel James Braddock is told that his Asian wife and 12-year-old son are still alive in Communist Vietnam, he mounts a one-man assault to free them. Armed with the latest high-tech firepower, Braddock fights his way into the heart of the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, heroes, military, rescue mission, vietnam veteran, vengeance, orphanage, escapades, rivalry, clergy, war, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s, year 1975, 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, thailand, bangkok thailand, cambodia ...
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 6.5
 5K
The Defender (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A corrupt businessman commits a murder and the only witness is the girlfriend of another businessman with close connections to the Chinese government, so a bodyguard from Beijing is dispatched to help two Hong Kong cops protect the witness.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, cult film, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bodyguard, hitman, martial arts, chase, gangsters, murder, assassination attempt, woman in danger, danger, witness, assassin, police ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, beijing china
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 6.9
 2K
Inch'Allah (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Canadian doctor finds her sympathies sorely tested while working in the conflict ravaged Palestinian territories.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, emotional, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: israeli palestinian conflict, political unrest, doctors and patients, society, injustice, life is a bitch, friendship, wartime life, doctor, terrorism, tragedy, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, palestine, middle east, palestinian authority, jerusalem
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 6.7
 239
Baduk (1992)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A boy and his sister are abducted from the streets of Tehran and sold into slavery.
Plot: urban setting, rescue, children, ship, on the road, desert, pirate ship, barbed wire, smuggling, search, boy, chase ...
Place: iran, saudi arabia
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The Man on the Wall (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An East German man finds a way to cross the border between East and West Berlin. But when he succeeds in bringing his wife out as well, things are not quite as expected.
Plot: border, separation, smuggling, taxi driver, jail, passport, cold war, stasi, berlin wall, border crossing, iron curtain, adulteress ...
Place: east germany, german democratic republic, east berlin, gdr, west berlin west germany ...
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Viva Max! (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In order to prove his greatness to his unimpressed girlfriend, Mexican general Max (Peter Ustinov) takes a group of men across the border and recaptures the Alamo - international hijinks ensue!
Plot: satire, general, male female relationship, mexican army, national guard, incompetence, paramilitary, rebellion, border guard, absurdism, sergeant, mexican american border ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: texas
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How Come Nobody's on Our Side? (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two unemployed stuntmen smuggle marijuana out of Mexico. Early embarassing roles by Reiner and Marshall!
Plot: motorcycle, midget, police officer, gunshot, drug dealer, roadblock, marijuana, stash, pickup truck, son, brother, bartender ...
Time: 70s
Place: tijuana mexico, los angeles, mexico, california
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Escape from East Berlin (1962)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Director Robert Siodmak's 1962 film, inspired by true events, is about an East Berlin resident who attempts to escape to West Berlin with his family and girlfriend through a secret underground tunnel.
Plot: family relations, berlin wall, cold war, death, fondling, neighbor, politics, basement, betrayal, police, border guard, shooting ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: east berlin, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, west germany, german democratic republic ...
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The Hunter's Prayer (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An assassin forges an unlikely partnership with one of his targets: a woman seeking revenge for the murder of her family.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: survival, escape, tough guy, betrayal, teenage girl, planned murder, innocent person killed, one against many, on the run, murder, assassination attempt, foot chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, england, switzerland, france
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The Coldest City (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.
Style: surprise ending, atmospheric, suspense, sexy, exciting ...
Plot: spy, double agent, female assassin, undercover agent, female spy, lesbian, cold war, sexy woman, shooting, blonde, man fights a woman, lesbianism ...
Time: year 1989, year 1987, 80s, 20th century
Place: east berlin, berlin germany, germany, east berlin east germany, eastern europe ...
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 7.1
 171K
War Dogs (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
Country: USA, Cambodia, Romania
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.
Style: intense, funny, factual, suspense, humorous ...
Plot: smuggling, weapons, rise and fall, arms dealer, friendship, military, corruption, betrayal, iraq war, firearm, machismo, gunrunner ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, year 2008, year 2005
Place: iraq, nevada, las vegas, usa, florida ...
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Ambush (1969)
Genre: Mystery, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Kirghiz adventure film combining documentary and fictional elements.
Plot: soviet, traitor, enemy, entrapment, murder, eastern, border guard
Time: 1920s
Place: soviet union
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