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 realistic, surprise ending, suspenseful, serious, exciting and intense films and TV shows about / with border guard, violence, blood, chase, suspense, murder, brutality, taxi, escape and death plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, Russia, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as border guard: Ambush (1969), Fortress of War (2010), The Border (2014), No Country for Old Men (2007), Border (2018), The Border (2007), Hot Spot (1998), The Defender (1994), War Dogs (2016), Stripes (1981).

List of border guard movies

Ambush (1969)
Genre: Mystery, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Kirghiz adventure film combining documentary and fictional elements.
Plot: border guard, murder, enemy, traitor, entrapment, soviet, eastern
Time: 1920s
Place: ussr
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Fortress of War (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Belarus, Russia
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A war drama set during the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941, in which Russian troops held on to a border stronghold for nine days. The film shows the heroic defense of Brest Fortress, which has taken upon the first stroke of German ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, military, wehrmacht, infantrymen, red army, battles, war, tank, border guard, nazism, german, heroes ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, 20th century
Place: russia, europe
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The Border (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
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, disturbing, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: border guard, investigation, border patrol, bombing, traitor, revenge, adaptation, soldier, military, friendship, violence, courage ...
Time: 2010s
Place: poland
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No Country for Old Men (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Llewelyn Moss stumbles upon dead bodies, $2 million and a hoard of heroin in a Texas desert, but methodical killer Anton Chigurh comes looking for it, with local sheriff Ed Tom Bell hot on his trail. The roles of prey and predator blur as the ...
Style: neo noir, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: hitman, suspense, psychopath, desert, human nature, serial killer, greed, peril, brutality, sheriff, death, murderer ...
Time: 20th century, year 1980, 80s
Place: texas, el paso texas, mexico, austin texas, usa ...
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Border (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, 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, bleak, surreal, rough, neurotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: troll, customs officer, border guard, sadistic psychopath, female nudity, father daughter relationship, baby, sexuality, sex scene, child molestation, child abuse, animal cruelty ...
Place: sweden, finland, eastern europe, scandinavia
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The Border (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Finland, Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The young man must set up a clear border between Finland and Russia, white and red, enemy and friend, us and them. While the task seems clear he finds out the execution of his command in concrete situations is very difficult. Right choices turn out ...
Style: captivating, touching, sad, exciting, contemplative
Plot: fall in love, military officer, military, prisoner of war camp, violence, duty, army, independence, civil war, teacher, russian, world war one ...
Time: year 1918
Place: finland, ussr
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Hot Spot (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 70 min.
Story: “Hot spots” are those places on Earth where even in peacetime warfare is taking place. Major Larin, a border guard officer, arrived on a business trip to one of these “hot spots”.
Plot: afghanistan veteran, officer, border guard, border, drugs, traitor, radio operator
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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: romantic, scenic, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hitman, bodyguard, chase, medieval, kung fu, assassin, witness, police, assassination attempt, gangsters, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, beijing china
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War Dogs (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
Country: USA, 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: realistic, intense, funny, humorous, factual ...
Plot: corruption, arms dealer, smuggling, friendship, rise and fall, gunrunner, military, betrayal, heist, suspense, business, kidnapping ...
Time: 2000s, year 2008, year 2005, 21st century
Place: iraq, las vegas, middle east, baghdad iraq, albania ...
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Stripes (1981)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: John Winger, an indolent sad sack in his 30s, impulsively joins the U.S. Army after losing his job, his girlfriend and his apartment.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, intense, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: military, friendship, boot camp, basic training, soldier, slacker, cold war, u.s. army, teenager, flirting, obstacle course, rescue mission ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: california, italy, milan italy, czechoslovakia, west germany ...
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From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Seth Gecko and his younger brother Richard are on the run after a bloody bank robbery in Texas. They escape across the border into Mexico and will be home-free the next morning, when they pay off the local kingpin. They just have to survive ...
Style: bloody, sexy, splatter, scary, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, hostage, violent, stripper, brothers, twists and turns, priest, supernatural, crime gone awry, rape victim, survival, holy water ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mexico, texas, austin texas, usa, latin america
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Free Zone (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel, Belgium, France, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rebecca, an American who has been living in Jerusalem for a few months now, has just broken off her engagement. She gets into a cab driven by Hanna, an Israeli. But Hanna is on her way to Jordan, to the Free Zone, to pick up a large of sum of money.
Style: road movie, serious, thought provoking, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: female protagonist, border crossing, on the road, breakup, society, friendship, taxi, israeli, american, culture clash, political unrest, jewish ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: israel, jordan, jerusalem, middle east, saudi arabia ...
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36 Hours (1964)
Genre: Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Germans kidnap an American major and try to convince him that World War II is over, so that they can get details about the Allied invasion of Europe out of him.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: world war two, espionage, spy, war, military, d day, hospital, mind game, nazi, aviation, nazi germany, secret mission ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: europe, germany, portugal, normandy, london ...
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Urban Explorer (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Anxious to explore the mysterious hidden world under metropolitan Berlin, an international group of four urban explorers hires a local guide, Kris, who leads them into the maze of escape tunnels and subterranean fortifications under the city. When ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, slasher, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cannibalism, adventurer, group of friends, underground, subway, survival, serial killer, kidnapping, death of protagonist, trespassing, guide, tourist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany, east berlin
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The Afghan Ghost (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, War
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Andrei Potyomkin, frontier guard cadet, learns that his MIA father who fought in the Soviet-Afghan war is accused of treason. He is trying to find out the truth about his father's death, and together with a young promising journalist Alyona ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: army, female journalist, betrayal, military, soldier, father son relationship, investigative journalism, war crime, investigative reporter, expose, anti war, uncover truth ...
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A Charming Mass Suicide (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two men, who both have tried to commit a suicide, decide to found a "Let's do it together"-suicide association to help the self-destructive people to succeed in their goal. Soon they have a bus load of candidates and together they ...
Plot: mass suicide, road trip, bus, friend, friendship, marriage, restaurant, death, funeral, corpse, bus driver, female nudity ...
Place: switzerland, france, norway, finland, helsinki finland ...
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Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Drama, 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: suspenseful, surprise ending, psychological, dark, scary ...
Audience: date night
Plot: good versus evil, ritual sacrifice, dead woman, mysterious event, paranormal phenomena, suspense, telepathy, curse, spiritualism, abuse of power, corporal punishment, witchcraft ...
Time: 70s, year 1977, year 1943, year 1948, post world war two
Place: berlin germany, italy, west berlin west germany, ohio, east berlin
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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 ...
Plot: bounty hunter, civil war, american civil war, cowboy, treasure, incident, psychopath as protagonist, captured, secret agents, highwayman, apache, lovers ...
Time: 1860s
Place: mexico, 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: disturbing, enigmatic, exciting, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: redemption, assassin, suspense, gunfight, reincarnation, spy, haunted by the past, revenge, rescue, near death experience, mercilessness, conspiracy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south africa, cape town south africa, namibia, africa, hong kong ...
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Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 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: splatter, funny, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Audience: manly, boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, martial arts, military, vengeance, fight, orphan, violence, torture, happy ending, revenge, betrayal, car chase ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1975
Place: vietnam, asia, cambodia, saigon, thailand ...
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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: spy, cold war, cheating wife, border crossing, berlin wall, iron curtain, passport, border, stasi, eccentricity, a vision, ransom ...
Place: germany, west berlin west germany, berlin germany, german democratic republic, east berlin ...
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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, national guard, border crossing, absurdism, rebellion, mexican army, male female relationship, general, u.s. mexico border, sergeant, tour guide, mexican american border ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, san antonio texas
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Escape from East Berlin (1962)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 94 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.
Style: political
Plot: berlin wall, cold war, family relations, communism, tunnel, cold war era, secret message, family reunited, secret meeting, auto repair, musician, neighbor ...
Time: 60s
Place: berlin germany, east berlin, west berlin west germany, west germany, german democratic republic ...
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The Hunter's Prayer (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany, Spain, USA
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: suspenseful, surprise ending, exciting, neo noir
Plot: escape, escape attempt, survival, warrior, orphan, one man army, innocent person killed, teenager, rescue, chase, suspense, runaway ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, yorkshire, switzerland, france, england
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AWOL (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young woman in the Army must make tough decisions when her love for an older woman causes her to question just where she is going. Adapted from Deb Shoval's 2011 short film of the same name.
Style: lgbt cinema, sincere, sexy, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian couple, small town, bisexual, older woman younger woman relationship, lesbian sex, working class, class differences, extramarital affair ...
Place: pennsylvania, afghanistan, canada
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The Little Soldier (1963)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During the Algerian war for independence from France, a young Frenchman living in Geneva who belongs to a right-wing terrorist group and a young woman who belongs to a left-wing terrorist group meet and fall in love. Complications ensue when the man ...
Style: political, sexy, melancholic, art house, witty ...
Plot: spy, assassination, politics, fighting the system, espionage, revolution, death, hotel, torture, assassin, protest, conspiracy ...
Time: year 1958, 50s, 60s
Place: france, paris france, middle east, europe, algeria ...
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Up and Down (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Milan and Goran are two criminals who smuggle illegal immigrants. One night after they complete a smuggle, they discover that one of the immigrants has left a baby behind. Milan and Goran decide to sell the baby to Lubos and Eman, who are ...
Style: psychological, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Plot: racism, family relations, adoption, parents and children, terminal illness, cons and scams, black market, youth, society, love and romance, dealing with death, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: eastern europe, romania, thailand, slovakia, germany ...
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Due Date (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Peter Highman must scramble across the US in five days to be present for the birth of his first child. He gets off to a bad start when his wallet and luggage are stolen, and put on the 'no-fly' list. Peter embarks on a terrifying journey ...
Style: funny, buddy comedy, road movie, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: road trip, stupidity, hitchhiker, getting home, weed, slacker, marijuana, screwball, odd couple, bonding, stoners, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, dallas texas, texas ...
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An American Rhapsody (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Hungarian family forced to flee the Communist country for the United States, must leave a young daughter behind. Six years later the family arranges to bring the absent daughter to the United States where she has trouble adjusting. The daughter ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: justice, family relations, cold war, police investigation, family bonds, adolescence, friendship, self discovery, love and romance, human nature, on the run, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, year 1965, year 1958 ...
Place: hungary, california, tokyo, europe, poland ...
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Suck (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film follows a petty rock band called the Winners, consisting of vocalist Joey Winner, bassist Jennifer, guitarist Tyler, drummer Sam, and French-Canadian roadie Hugo, along with their sleazy manager Jeff, as they tour across Canada and the USA ...
Style: humorous, cynical, parody, scary, not serious ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, dark humor, female vampire, friends, musician's life, lifestyle, desire for fame, suspense, track down, blind ambition, rock band ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, usa
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