Iraq iran war movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant iraq iran war movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, clever, talky and thought provoking films and TV shows about / with iraq iran war, poverty, iranian, society, family relations, flashback, islam, war, death and martyr plots mostly in Drama, War and Action genres shot in Iran, USA, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as iraq iran war: Persepolis (2007), From Karkheh to Rhine (1993), Three Kings (1999), The Mission (1983), The Night Bus (2007), Born Under Libra (2000), Killing Mad Dogs (2001), Breath (2016), Breath (2016), M for Mother (2006).

List of iraq iran war movies

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Persepolis (2007)
Genre: Animation, Biography, Drama, Family, History, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1970s Iran, Marjane 'Marji' Statrapi watches events through her young eyes and her idealistic family of a long dream being fulfilled of the hated Shah's defeat in the Iranian Revolution of 1979. However as Marji grows up, she ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, adult animation, rough ...
Plot: revolution, muslim, freedom, life is a bitch, society, depression, rebellion, self discovery, politics, coming of age, childhood, oppression ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1986 ...
Place: iran, middle east, france, azerbaijan, asia ...
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From Karkheh to Rhine (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Saeed who is suffering from injuries that he received in the Iran-Iraq War, is sent to Germany for treatments. In Germany, he meets his sister and her German husband. Saeed and his sister who have not had any relations in many years try to ...
Plot: police, journalist, chemotherapy, leukemia, dog tag, church, flashback, mime, wound, male male hug, uncle nephew relationship, blindness ...
Place: germany, iran
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 7.1
 159K
Three Kings (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A group of American soldiers stationed in Iraq at the end of the Gulf War find a map they believe will take them to a huge cache of stolen Kuwaiti gold hidden near their base, and they embark on a secret mission that's destined to change ...
Style: humorous, realistic, thought provoking, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gulf war, gold, anti war, culture clash, negotiation, rescue, racial slur, treasure, desert, military, sniper ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: iraq, middle east, arizona, kurdistan
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 6.6
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The Mission (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An Iranian assassin is sent to the United States to kill a former Iranian official who served under the Shah of Iran. The night before the assassination he find out that his target (Mr. Tabataie) has already been killed by a Muslim American Hassan ...
Plot: fatalism, religious faith, apology, poverty, amusement park, honor, fundamentalism, tolerance, colonel, truth, koran, destiny ...
Place: new york, iran, coney island brooklyn new york city
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 6.8
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The Night Bus (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film, which is in sharp monochrome, relates the story of a twenty-four-hour-long journey of two young Iranian soldiers (Issā and Emād) and a civilian driver (Amu Rahim) transporting thirty-eight Iraqi prisoners of war, taken from behind the ...
Plot: murder, iraq iran war, pow, young soldier, martyr, persian, child soldier, poverty, iranian, death, love letter, bus ...
Place: iran
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Born Under Libra (2000)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Divided by student protests and conflicting politics, college lovers Daniel and Mahtab are separated when Daniel flees Tehran. But Mahtab follows, travelling south to his village. As the lovers reunite and head back to Tehran, they find themselves ...
Plot: hijab, boyfriend, martyr, moon, university student, girlfriend, father daughter relationship, iraq iran war
Place: iran
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Killing Mad Dogs (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Golrokh, an Iranian author, struggles to settle her husband's debts caused by a business partner who left him to bear the consequences.
Plot: debt, jail, recession, husband wife relationship, dog, wrongful imprisonment, air attack, handgun, money, poverty, mistress, aerial combat ...
Place: tehran iran, iran
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 7.5
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Breath (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 112 min.
Story: We are taken care of when we are children and we do not know as much as when we are older. There is less to worry about. But it does not mean the things that are important to us as children have less significance. You see, for Scruffy, despite that ...
Plot: poverty, child, surrealism, iraq iran war, iranian
Place: iran
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 7.6
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Breath (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Iran
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Breath is about an Iranian family who lives in Iran. It tells the story of Bahar,who is living with her father, Ghafour (Mehran Ahmadi) and Grandmother (Pantea Panahiha) during the 70s.Bahar is living in her childish and surreal world, filled with ...
Plot: surrealism, child, poverty, iraq iran war, iranian
Place: iran
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 7.4
 5K
M for Mother (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 113 min.
Story: What appears to be a grand love story turns sour when parents-to-be discover that their unborn child will likely be born with serious birth defects, as a result of the mother's exposure to chemical weapons during the Iran-Iraq war. The father ...
Plot: death of mother, suicide, iraq iran war, violin, poverty, sick child, cancer, concert, divorce, politician
Place: iran
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The Glass Agency (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The Glass Agency is the story of a war veteran living in post war Iran. It depicts veterans who are suffering from social problems after the war. Society does not understand them and the standard social norms are not in harmony with their ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: hostage, siege, losing-it hero, hostages, fighting the system, society, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, injustice, post war, satire, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran
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Bashu, the Little Stranger (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 120 min.
Story: During the Iran-Iraq War, Bashu, a young boy loses his house and all his family. Scared, he sneaks into a truck that is leaving the area. He gets off the truck in the Northern part of the country, where everything from landscape to language is ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: racism, on the road, wartime life, adventure, contests and competitions, young heroes, society, village life, village, death in the family, culture clash, adoption ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: iran
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Marriage of the Blessed (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Haji is severely traumatized by the war with Iraq. Back from the front, he's unable to adapt to civilian life. Despite family opposition, his fiancée stands by him as together they challenge both the authority of family and state to lead their ...
Plot: war trauma, iraq war, poverty, bourgeoisie, director cameo, wealth, flashback, wedding, women's rights, politics, iraq iran war, injury ...
Place: tehran iran, iran, lebanon, africa
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Kilometre Zero (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: France, Iraq, Finland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set during the Iraq-Iran war in the 80s, the film tells of a tragicomic road trip set in Iraq's Kurdistan.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, captivating, dark humor ...
Plot: military life, on the road, military, obsessive quest, society, escapades, oppression, genocide, travel, life & death, bittersweet, soldier ...
Time: 80s
Place: iraq, iran, middle east, kurdistan, paris france
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 6.2
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Doomsday Gun (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Dr Gerald Bull was a genius at designing and building superguns (very large long range guns capable of shooting at ranges more than 100 miles). When an operational plan by the CIA to export sanctioned arms to apartheid-South Africa through him was ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, semi documentary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, mossad, military, saddam hussein, dishonesty, vengeance, wrongfully committed, political intrigue, inventions and discoveries, confined, manhunt, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, year 1988
Place: iraq, middle east, brussels belgium, brussels, london
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 7.1
 211K
Body of Lies (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The CIA’s hunt is on for the mastermind of a wave of terrorist attacks. Roger Ferris is the agency’s man on the ground, moving from place to place, scrambling to stay ahead of ever-shifting events. An eye in the sky – a satellite link – ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, clever, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, cia, spy, espionage, government agency, intelligence agency, off the grid, torture, danger, bomb, explosion, beating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, jordan, dubai, turkey, saudi arabia ...
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The Tear of the Cold (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During the Iran-Iraq war,a soldier and a Kurdish girl come to a new understanding of the notion of animosity despite their supposedly opposite circumstances.
Plot: minefield, soldier, iraq iran war, death, love, racist comment, degradation, racist insult, kurd, racist remark
Place: iran
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A Respectable Family (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Arash is an Iranian academic who lives in the West. He returns to Iran to teach in Shiraz, a city far from Tehran where his mother lives. Drawn into a series of domestic and financial dramas, he faces a country that is now alien to him. Following ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, non-linear ...
Plot: homecoming, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, wartime life, society, life is a bitch, family problems, estrangement, death in the family, freedom, bureaucracy, assassination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 80s, 2010s ...
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran
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