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, serious, surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful and exciting films and TV shows about / with border guard, escape, violence, chase, murder, blood, gunfight, police, death and revenge plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, Russia, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as border guard: Border (2018), The Border (2014), Unspeakable (2002), Marfa Girl (2012), Borderline (2016), The Man on the Wall (1982), I Serve at the Border (1974), No Country for Old Men (2007), From Dusk Till Dawn (1996), Fortress of War (2010).

List of border guard movies

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, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: disorder, chaos and mayhem, countryside, male camaraderie, drunkenness, hunting, border guard, hunting party, dream, shooting, friendship, nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, finland
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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: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, lake or river, disorder, culture clash, nothing goes right, escapades, society, alcohol, fishing, male camaraderie, boat, nature ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: finland, europe, russia
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Border (2018)
Genre: 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.
Plot: border guard, pedophilia, supernatural, child pornography, sex scene, customs officer, blood, father daughter relationship, baby, barking dog, kiss, cigarette smoking ...
Place: sweden, finland
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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 ...
Plot: border guard, bombing, firearm, paramilitary, traitor, human trafficking, prosecutor, murder investigation, border patrol, wilderness, border
Time: 2010s
Place: poland
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychological
Plot: electric chair, prison, serial killer, autopsy, mind reading, statutory rape, serial murder, border guard, psychologist, prison warden, gory, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, texas
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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: sexual, serious, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Plot: teenager, border patrol, drugs/alcohol, sexual relations, adolescence vs adulthood, strong sexual content, girlfriend, border guard, racism, teenage sexuality, cannabis, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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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
Plot: workplace, parody, border guard, foreigner, immigration, government official, prank, security, sitcom, airport, office, luggage ...
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The Man on the Wall (1982)
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: ransom, cold war, berlin wall, culture clash, iron curtain, border guard, passport, jail, binoculars, border crossing, separation, border ...
Place: west berlin west germany, east berlin east germany, east germany, gdr, berlin germany
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I Serve at the Border (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: border, border guard, frontier, uniform, army, kgb, paramilitary
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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: tense, rough, bleak, serious, suspense ...
Plot: track down, hitman, crimes, human nature, psychopath, peril, shooting, escape, neo noir, death, violence spree, greed ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: texas, mexico, usa, latin america
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From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror
Country: USA
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: twists and turns, scary, offbeat, entertaining, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, priest, stripper, gory, crime gone awry, hostage, criminal heroes, brutality, plot twist, bar fight, mexican american border, sheriff ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, texas, usa, latin america, dungeon
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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, exciting, epic, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: battles, military, infantrymen, soldier, invasion, nazism, german, war, nazi germany, battle zone, officers and cadets, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1941
Place: russia, europe
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, offbeat, melancholic, witty ...
Plot: hotel, inheritance, mentor protege relationship, disorder, greed, friendship, murder, cons and scams, adventure, unlikely partners, escapades, prison escape ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1960s, 30s, year 1968 ...
Place: europe, eastern europe, hungary, central europe, alps
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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: heist, raid, knife, bandit, psychopath, robbery, falling from height, water, handcuffs, priest, beating, american indian ...
Time: 1860s
Place: texas, mexico
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Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
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: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: corruption, rescue, explosion, cia, cartel, brutality, violence, sign language, neo-noir, interrogation, politician, deception ...
Time: 2010s
Place: somalia, texas, mexico
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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, surprise ending
Plot: assassin, redemption, interpol, hallucination, shooting, reincarnation, deadline, evil corporation, kidnapping, one last job, mercenary, one man army ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south africa, cape town south africa, florida, hong kong
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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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: espionage, cold war, political intrigue, military, working undercover, state affairs, undercover, secret agents, dishonesty, rivalry, political unrest, spy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: germany, german democratic republic, east germany, gdr, west germany
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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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue mission, vietnam veteran, orphanage, danger, military, daring rescue, tough heroes, vengeance, escapades, war, heroes, against the odds ...
Time: 80s, year 1975
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon, thailand, bangkok thailand ...
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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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, bodyguard, witness, police, assassin, assassination attempt, chase, murder, hitman, danger, gangsters, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, beijing china
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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: serious, gloomy, realistic, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: israeli palestinian conflict, innocence lost, life is a bitch, palestinian, society, doctors and patients, friendship, interracial relations, political unrest, wartime life, injustice, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, palestine, middle east, jerusalem, palestinian authority
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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: ship, children, rescue, brother sister relationship, crying, chase, slave trader, slavery, lecher, on the road, pursuit, desert ...
Place: saudi arabia, iran
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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: border crossing, absurdism, national guard, paramilitary, incompetence, u.s. mexico border, tour guide, sergeant, mexican american border, mexican army, male female relationship, fictional war ...
Time: 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: beach house, piggy bank, pool table, impersonating a police officer, manure, border guard, husband wife relationship, smuggling, midget, motorcycle, drug dealer, astrology ...
Place: tijuana mexico, 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: berlin wall, cold war, politics, death, musician, escape, police, neighbor, deserter, betrayal, truck, trust ...
Time: 1960s
Place: east berlin, gdr, german democratic republic, east berlin east germany, west germany ...
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The Hunter's Prayer (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, 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, surprise ending
Plot: survival, escape, drug addict, assassin, betrayal, teenage girl, planned murder, tough guy, mansion, escape attempt, hit by a car, fistfight ...
Time: 2010s
Place: england, france, switzerland
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The Coldest City (2017)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Sweden, USA, 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, sexy, atmospheric, suspense, harsh ...
Plot: double agent, undercover agent, cold war, spy, shooting, bisexual woman, sexy woman, blonde, man fights a woman, brutality, vodka, murder ...
Time: 20th century, year 1987, year 1989
Place: germany, east berlin east germany, europe, berlin germany, east berlin ...
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War Dogs (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
Country: USA, Cambodia
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: surprise ending, ambiguous ending, dramatic, entertaining, suspense ...
Plot: smuggling, corruption, rise and fall, arms dealer, military, iraq war, betrayal, friendship, drugs, revenge, contract, firearm ...
Time: year 2008, year 2005, 2000s
Place: iraq, florida, jordan, albania, pentagon ...
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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: murder, traitor, enemy, border guard, soviet
Time: 1920s
Place: soviet union
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Hot Spot (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 70 min.
Plot: traitor, border guard, drugs, border, officer
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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.
Plot: first love, extramarital affair, older woman younger woman relationship, lgbt, class differences, lesbian relationship, interrupted sex, woman in uniform, awol, absent without leave, working class, lesbian couple ...
Place: pennsylvania, afghanistan, canada
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