Geopolitics movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant geopolitics movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out surprise ending, suspense, tense, exciting, captivating and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with geopolitics, betrayal, danger, rescue, escape, gun, deception, murder, race against time and violence plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
geopolitics movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as geopolitics: Payitaht Abdulhamid (2017), Wonderland (2015), Wonder Woman 1984 (2020), Steel Rain (2017), The Legend of Tarzan (2016), Sultan of My Heart (2018), 1983 (2018), Shadows over Balkans (2017), The King's Man (2021), SAS: Red Notice (2021).

List of geopolitics movies

Payitaht Abdulhamid (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The fight of Abdulhamid II to keep Ottoman Empire and caliphate alive.
Style: captivating, thought provoking
Plot: political intrigue, emperor, geopolitics, historical figure, war, fight for supremacy, empire, betrayal, politics, historical character, power struggle, sultan ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey
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Wonderland (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ten directors of a new generation of filmmakers tell how differently people in Switzerland cope with the worst imaginable disaster; the fact of being dependent on other countries.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, unusual plot structure, tense, political ...
Plot: politics, immigrants, political unrest, controversy, french, german, border, european union, swiss, world politics, geopolitics, problem solving ...
Time: year 2015
Place: switzerland, zurich switzerland
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Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Wonder Woman comes into conflict with the Soviet Union during the Cold War in the 1980s and finds a formidable foe by the name of the Cheetah.
Style: entertaining, intense, emotional, suspense, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, female protagonist, superheroine, wonder woman character, woman fights a man, female fighter, super strength, female warrior, superhuman powers, amazon, warrior, heroes ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: egypt, washington d.c., russia, london, new york ...
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Steel Rain (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A former agent from the North Korean intelligence and a senior member of the South Korean security services conduct a secret mission to prevent the breakout of a nuclear war on the Korean Peninsula.
Style: suspense, political, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: spy, sting operation, society, crimes, rivalry, politics, coup d'etat, world war two, geopolitics, inter-korean relations, us military, nuclear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea, north korea, east asia, korea, seoul
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The Legend of Tarzan (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.
Style: scenic, absurd, fairy tale, exciting, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: tarzan, jungle, feral child, animal attack, slavery, superhero, lone hero, betrayal, brutality, survival, revenge, chase ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, future, 1880s
Place: africa, congo, london, united kingdom
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Sultan of My Heart (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Turkey, Russia
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: Mahmud brings Anna to his palace to teach his children French. The Russian ambassador also sends him there with the pressure to 'spy on his country'.
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: sultan, strong female character, parent child relationship, love and romance, female teacher, parents and children, society, love affair, intrigue, harem, female protagonist, espionage ...
Time: 18th century
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
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1983 (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland, USA
Duration: 448 min.
TV show
Story: Twenty years after a devastating terrorist attack in 1983 that halted the course of Poland’s liberation and the subsequent downfall of the Soviet Union, an idealistic law student Kajetan and a disgraced police investigator Anatol stumble upon a ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: polish, terrorist attack, femme fatale, communism, investigation, killings, distopia, political conspiracy, alternate universe, cold war, espionage, police ...
Time: 21st century
Place: poland, warsaw poland
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Shadows over Balkans (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Serbia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A historical fiction drama and thriller set in the turbulent period of the late 1930s in the Balkans as a place where high politics, local interests, capital and crime all merge together.
Style: realistic, suspense, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: secret society, police, conspiracy, police detective, secret movement, law enforcement, crimes, murder investigation, partner, undercover, criminal, politician ...
Time: 1920s
Place: former yugoslavia, balkan
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The King's Man (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: As a collection of history's worst tyrants and criminal masterminds gather to plot a war to wipe out millions, one man must race against time to stop them.
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: spy, secret service, spy hero, top secret, world war one, world domination, espionage, master criminal, spy mission, courage, reluctant hero, war ...
Time: 1910s, future, year 1914, 20th century
Place: london, south africa, germany, russia, washington d.c. ...
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SAS: Red Notice (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An off-duty SAS soldier, Tom Buckingham, must thwart a terror attack on a train running through the Channel Tunnel. As the action escalates on the train, events transpire in the corridors of power that may make the difference as to whether ...
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, tense, surprise ending
Plot: swat team, hostage, underground, hostile takeover, terrorism, hostage situation, female sociopath, bravery, ends with a wedding, red herring, commando mission, eavesdropping ...
Time: 2020s
Place: london, georgia, english channel, england, paris france
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Tom Clancy's Without Remorse (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An elite Navy SEAL uncovers an international conspiracy while seeking justice for the murder of his pregnant wife.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: one man army, terrorism, murder, soldier, navy, prison fight, police, tough guy, revenge, prison, u.s. navy, swat team ...
Time: 2020s
Place: syria, usa, north carolina, langley virginia, pentagon ...
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Outside the Wire (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the near future, a drone pilot is sent into a deadly militarized zone and must work with an android officer to locate a doomsday device.
Style: suspense, intense, psychotronic, tense, futuristic ...
Plot: spy, war, artificial intelligence, terrorist, terrorism, cyborgs, military, androids, battles, nuclear threat, fight, reconnaissance ...
Time: near future, 2030s
Place: ukraine, utah, russia
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A Dark Truth (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the jungles of Ecuador, blood taints the waters. A multinational conglomerate's unholy alliance with a bloodthirsty military regime has resulted in a massacre. Only the rebel Francisco Franco and his determined wife Mia can prove the truth. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, spiritual ...
Plot: corruption, corporate crime, cia, state affairs, life is a bitch, injustice, uncover truth, legal, dishonesty, testimony, spy, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, ecuador, south america, latin america, toronto ontario canada
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Superman: Red Son (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Set in the thick of the Cold War, Red Son introduces us to a Superman who landed in the USSR during the 1950s and grows up to become a Soviet symbol that fights for the preservation of Stalin’s brand of communism.
Style: suspense, heroic, adult animation, psychotronic, serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, monster, superman character, violence, revenge, journalist, reporter, fictional city, human alien, artificial intelligence, symbolism, escalation ...
Time: year 1946, year 1961, year 1983, 1940s, year 1967 ...
Place: russia, ussr, washington d.c., moscow russia, berlin germany ...
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G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Framed for crimes against the country, the G.I. Joe team is terminated by Presidential order. This forces the G.I. Joes into not only fighting their mortal enemy Cobra; they are forced to contend with threats from within the government that ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, president, vengeance, superhero, military, betrayal, secret service, rescue, conspiracy, terrorism, martial arts, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., pakistan, pentagon, big ben london, tokyo ...
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The Chairman (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 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, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, cold war, countdown, race against time, undercover, politics, laboratory, state affairs, dishonesty, escapades, secret agents ...
Time: 60s
Place: china, russia, asia, usa, hong kong ...
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Futuresport (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Sport, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the not too distant future, a new deadly sport is the only way to stop a war that will kill millions. Fix (Snipes) is the creator of the sport, but the spotlight has always been on Ramzey (Cain), this hothead must use this game to stop the ...
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, terrorism, space and aliens, heroes, politics, society, master villain, a.i., rivalry, athlete's life, adventure, ambition ...
Time: near future, future, 2020s
Place: new orleans, london, tokyo, los angeles, big ben london ...
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China Salesman (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Yan Jian, a young Chinese IT engineer who volunteers to go to North Africa and help the company he works for to win a competition. The winner can own the right to control the communication between south and north. French spy Michael works for the ...
Style: tense, disturbing, exciting, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: conspiracy, manipulation, corrupt businessman, military, rivalry, violence, attempted murder, evil businessman, chinese, mercilessness, bomb, on the run ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
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Mile 22 (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A CIA field officer and an Indonesian police officer are forced to work together in confronting political corruption. An informant must be moved twenty-two miles to safety.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: top secret, black ops, terrorist, surveillance, cia, commando, spy, computer cracker, machismo, political corruption, terrorist group, betrayal ...
Time: year 2016, 2010s
Place: southeast asia, indonesia, asia
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The Point Men (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, France, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Some time after their botched operation to capture a known Palestinian terrorist, a team of Israeli agents starts to get killed off one by one. Their leader must get to the bottom of things before the killer(s) plan is complete.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, espionage, race against time, secret agents, undercover, assassination, save the day, crimes, vengeance, working undercover, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: austria, tel aviv israel, zurich switzerland, jerusalem, new york ...
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Chain of Command (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Merrill Ross (Michael Dudikoff) is thought to be a C.I.A. agent gone bad and teaming with some other alphabet named agency to take over the oil rich country of Qumir, he finds he's in the middle of a very explosive situation. Not knowing ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: computer cracker, geopolitics, battles, krav maga, corporate conspiracy, chain of command, oil refinery, sadist, torture, cia agent, hostile takeover, press conference ...
Time: 90s
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American Assassin (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: cia, spy, counter terrorism, terrorist, terrorism, revenge, kickboxing, training, mentor, assassin, beach, vigilantism ...
Time: 2010s
Place: romania, warsaw poland, istanbul turkey, italy, virginia ...
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Bandidas (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Western
Country: France, Mexico, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the late 19th century. When a ruthless robber baron takes away everything they cherish, a rough-and-tumble, idealistic peasant and a sophisticated heiress embark on a quest for justice, vengeance…and a few good heists.
Style: sexy, humorous, exciting, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: women, chase, friendship, bank robbery, cowgirl, partners, on the run, heist, betrayal, female gunfighter, society, murder ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, texas, new york, latin america
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Double Target (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy, Philippines, India
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Miles O’Keeffe stars as an ex-military specialist in Vietnam trying to recover his son after learning that his wife has died in a concentration camp. The government considers the child their property since the war is over. There are others ...
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: vietnam war, spy, monster, killing an animal, father daughter relationship, friendship, doctor, self mutilation, police, beer, death of father, soldier ...
Time: 80s
Place: thailand, malaysia, bangkok thailand, vietnam, southeast asia ...
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13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 144 min.
Story: An American Ambassador is killed during an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya as a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.
Style: intense, suspenseful, realistic, tense, factual ...
Plot: war, cia, courage, swat team, rescue mission, mercenary, gunfight, battlefield, terrorism, embassy, navy seal, military ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s, year 2011, 21st century
Place: libya, pentagon, africa, iraq, middle east ...
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Balibo (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: As Indonesia prepares to invade the tiny nation of East Timor, five Australian based journalists go missing. Four weeks later, veteran foreign correspondent Roger East is lured to East Timor by the young and charismatic José Ramos-Horta to tell the ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: investigation, politics, journalism, media, uncover truth, life is a bitch, political unrest, state affairs, crimes, society, mystery, hopes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: indonesia
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The Odessa File (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: After reading the diary of an elderly Jewish man who committed suicide, freelance journalist Peter Miller begins to investigate the alleged sighting of a former SS-Captain who commanded a concentration camp during World War II. Miller eventually ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, suspense, intense ...
Plot: investigation, nazi, world war two, spy, espionage, war criminal, jewish, war crime, holocaust, conspiracy, israeli, neo nazi ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1964, year 1963 ...
Place: germany, israel, vienna, hamburg germany, west germany ...
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Black Panther (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, stylized, intense, slasher ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: superhero, martial arts, good versus evil, loss of father, warrior, chase, king, black hero, tragic villain, strong female character, technology, african ...
Time: future, year 1992, 2010s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: africa, nigeria, oakland california, london, south korea
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The Suicide Squad (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The continuing escapades of the Suicide Squad.
Style: intense, entertaining, funny, feminist film, epic ...
Plot: superhero, fight scenes, villain turns good, supernatural ability, gory violence, alien monster, super villain, violence, graphic violence, extreme violence, female warrior, alien creature ...
Time: 2020s
Place: usa, washington d.c., louisiana, south america
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Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 2002, cable news producer Kim Barker decides to shake up her routine by taking a daring new assignment in Kabul, Afghanistan. Dislodged from her comfortable American lifestyle, Barker finds herself in the middle of an out-of-control war zone. ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, melancholic, social ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: journalism, war, mentor, soldier, rescue, survival, journalist, kidnapping, rescue mission, disguise, battles, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, year 2005, year 2003, year 2004, 2000s ...
Place: middle east, afghanistan, iraq, new york, glasgow scotland ...
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