Military academy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant military academy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, intense, cult film and exciting films and TV shows about / with military academy, military, brutality, dialogue, youth, rivalry, catastrophe, vengeance, storytelling and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Action and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as military academy: Annapolis (2006), Taps (1981), Getting Wasted (1980), Code Breakers (2005), The Saber (2007), Soldier (1998), Blame It on the Night (1984), Lakshya (2004), Damien: Omen II (1978), Arsenal Military Academy (2019).

List of military academy movies

Annapolis (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jake Huard, from a shipbuilders family, promised his dying mother he'ld make it to Anapolis Naval Academy. Thanks to tenaciously bugging a Congressman, he's selected despite dubious grades. Once inside, Jake soon proves sub-standard ...
Style: inspirational, intense, serious, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: boxing, military training, u.s. navy, military academy, sport, military, bully, friendship, rivalry, ambition, relationships, navy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland, new jersey
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Taps (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Military cadets take extreme measures to insure the future of their academy when its existence is threatened by local condo developers.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, inspirational, exciting ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: military school, military training, military academy, coming of age, military, student, fighting the system, last stand, cadet, fight, teenager, powerful ending ...
Time: 80s
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The Substitute: Failure Is Not an Option (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A former mercenary joins a military academy as a teacher. He soon discovers a neo-Nazi group, code-named Werewolves, formed among the cadets. He also quickly finds that they have military leadership among the officers at the Academy.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, undercover, private detective, crimes, hidden identity, terrorism, law enforcement, investigation, dishonesty, secret agents, college life, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Getting Wasted (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An uptight military school gets a dose of hippie-infused rebellion when a group of students gather in support of the 1960s uprising going on around them. When a few students decide to bring the more liberal, artsy side of the revolution onto campus, ...
Plot: military academy, cadet, hippie, counterculture, cannabis, marijuana, drugs, revolt, student, anti authority
Time: 60s
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Code Breakers (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1951, a cheating scandal rocks West Point academy, as 83 cadets -- including the son of the school's football coach (Glenn) -- are implicated and ultimately dismissed.
Style: captivating, disturbing
Audience: family outing
Plot: american football, scandal, coach, problem, athlete and trainer, military academy, sport team, sport, academy, football player, honor, cheating ...
Time: 50s
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Bato: The Gen. Ronald Dela Rosa Story (2019)
Genre: Action, Biography
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The dramatization of the life of General Ronald dela Rosa.
Style: non-linear
Plot: rebel, death of brother, poverty, cadet, military academy, police officer
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The Saber (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Cadet Cameron O'Connor, class leader and computer whiz-kid, succumbs to the lure of Internet pornography, losing what he deems most precious - his relationship with Allison and his future at the Military Academy. A crisis of faith leads to his ...
Style: christian film
Plot: faith, sex addict, student, friend, military, friendship, guilt, male female relationship, family relations, assault, cadet, surprise party ...
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Soldier (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sergeant Todd is a veteran soldier for an elite group of the armed forces. After being defeated by a new breed of genetically engineered soldiers, he is dumped on a waste planet and left for dead. He soon interacts with a group of crash survivors ...
Style: futuristic, entertaining, emotional, intense, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, space travel, distopia, alien planet, genetic engineering, soldier, future war, alien, apocalypse, survival, snake, terminator ...
Time: future, near future, year 1996
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Blame It on the Night (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When his unmarried mother dies, custody of 13-year-old Job is assumed by his alleged father, Chris, whom he has never seen. Job is an enthusiastic cadet at a military academy, and Chris turns out to be a top-grossing rock star who removes Job from ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, emotional
Plot: rock star, dancing, friends, family relations, family problems, rising to stardom, ambition, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, music, youth, coming of age ...
Time: 80s
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Lakshya (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 186 min.
Story: An aimless, jobless, irresponsible grown man joins the army and matures into a battlefield hero.
Style: inspirational, realistic, serious, captivating, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: soldier, old love, domineering father, redemption, self discovery, family relations, military, slacker, military life, heroic mission, coming of age, against the odds ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, middle east, india, asia, kashmir ...
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Damien: Omen II (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Since the sudden and highly suspicious death of his parents, 12-year-old Damien has been in the charge of his wealthy aunt and uncle (Lee Grant and William Holden). Widely feared to be the Antichrist, Damien relentlessly plots to seize control of ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspense, suspenseful, sinister ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, evil child, supernatural, 666, killer child, raven, boy, antichrist, demon, blond boy, good versus evil, demonic possession ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: israel, wisconsin, chicago illinois
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Arsenal Military Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, History, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: Xie Xiang disguises herself as a man in order to attend military school, where she and her classmates become embroiled in a series of tale-worthy events. After an academic career that wins her classmates’ and instructors’ respect, Xie sets out ...
Style: exciting, dorama, sweet, romantic
Plot: woman dressed as man, military, cross dressing, friendship, love and romance, strong female character, tomboy, female protagonist, rivalry, romance, love triangle, teen romance ...
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The Barber of Siberia (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Russia, France, Italy, Czech Republic
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Douglas is a foreign entrepreneur, who ventures to Russia in 1885 with dreams of selling a new, experimental steam-driven timber harvester in the wilds of Siberia. Jane is his assistant. On her travels, she meets two men who would change her life ...
Style: romantic, fairy tale, emotional, touching, harsh ...
Audience: date night
Plot: imperial russia, life, love story, romance, life philosophy, destiny, exile, unfulfilled love, russian, soldier, love affair, love triangle ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: russia, siberia, moscow russia
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Evilspeak (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bullied by classmates, a pudgy military-school student fights back by computer with the devil.
Style: slasher, homoerotic, bloody, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, exploitation, bullying, black magic, occult, monster, paranormal, revenge, computer, orphan, pig, nerd ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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Dress Gray (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 192 min.
TV show
Story: When a cadet at a military academy is found dead, the assumption is it was an accident. But the autopsy reveals that's not the case and that he's a homosexual and the last person he was with someone before he died and that someone is an ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: gay, legal, vietnam war, gays and lesbians, murder investigation, lgbt, murder, false accusation, rape, military, politics, legal investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia
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Chrome Shelled Regios (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The world of tomorrow is an arid wasteland. Humans must live in domed cities to escape the threat of mutant Contaminoid monsters. In this future, mysterious Layfon struggles to keep his violent past hidden from his fellow student soldiers at the ...
Style: exciting, disturbing, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: military training, heroes, monster, confronting the past, battles, dark past, protector, creature, fate of humanity, human versus monster, humanity, warrior ...
Time: near future, future
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Private Romeo (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Romeo and Juliet has never been more provocative than in this contemporary all-boy staging. Writer/director Alan Brown transfers the setting from fair Verona to a high school military campus where a small group of boys from rival schools act out the ...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, true love, gays and lesbians, gay love, gym, boys love, young lovers, rivalry, forbidden love, cadet, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Up the Academy (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This puber-comedy is a kind of mixture between 'Animal House' and 'Police Academy'. Four boys are sent, for different reasons, to a the Sheldon R. Wienberg military academy. The life of dicipline asks a lot of the four geeks. Of ...
Style: humorous, sexy, parody, sex comedy, rough ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenager, school, high school, looking for sex, greed, natural disaster, military, island, gangsters, lone hero, mentor, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 70s
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The City and the Dogs (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Peru
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Four angry cadets have formed an inner circle in an attempt to beat the system and ward off the boredom and stifling confinement of the military academy, set off a chain of events that starts with a theft and leads to murder.
Style: captivating, tense, thought provoking, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: army, snitch, military, investigation, isolation, murder, power relations, kids in trouble, boarding school, juvenile delinquency, coming of age, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: peru, latin america
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Apollo 13 (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning into a thrilling saga of heroism. Drifting more than 200,000 miles from ...
Style: factual, realistic, suspenseful, breathtaking, epic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: astronaut, survival, nasa, disaster, space exploration, space travel, space program, rescue, race against time, trapped in space, moon, against the odds ...
Time: 70s, 60s, future, 20th century, year 1970 ...
Place: houston texas, usa, pacific ocean, texas, florida ...
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Ender's Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: adventure, alien, chosen one, distopia, space wars, training, young heroes, intelligence, prodigy, space and aliens, child prodigy, space battle ...
Time: future
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Young Torless (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: At a boarding school in the pre-war Austro-Hungarian Empire, a pair of students torture one of their fellow classmates, Basini, who has been caught stealing money from one of the two. The two decide that rather than turn Basini in to the school ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: bullying, coming of age, lgbt, torture, gay, thief, boarding school, traumatic childhood, boy, sex, mathematics, hypocrisy ...
Time: 1910s, pre world war one, turn of the century
Place: germany, europe, vienna
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Over the Top (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sylvester Stallone stars as hard-luck big-rig trucker Lincoln Hawk and takes us under the glaring Las Vegas lights for all the boisterous action of the World Armwrestling Championship. Relying on wits and willpower, Hawk tries to rebuild his life ...
Style: inspirational, intense, serious, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: arm wrestling, father son relationship, truck driver, underdog, athlete's life, truck, boy, redemption, sport, road trip, on the road, custody ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles
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Little Nikita (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Roy Parmenter is an FBI agent in San Diego; 20 years ago his partner was killed by a Soviet spy, nicknamed Scuba, still at large. Scuba is now trying to extort the Soviets; to prove he's serious, he's killing their agents one by one, ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, sexy, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, fbi, cold war, teenager, investigation, crimes, death, teenage boy, mentor, secrets, violence, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia, los angeles, usa, california, san diego california ...
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Child's Play 3 (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eight years have passed since the events of the second film. Chucky has been resurrected once again and seeks revenge on Andy, his former owner, who is now a teenager enrolled in military school.
Style: slasher, scary, bloody, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: serial killer, killer doll, evil doll, doll, supernatural, ghost, afterlife, monster, youth, vengeance, murder, haunted house ...
Time: 90s, 80s
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Suburbicon (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, China
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the quiet family town of Suburbicon during the 1950s, the best and worst of humanity is hilariously reflected through the deeds of seemingly ordinary people. When a home invasion turns deadly, a picture-perfect family turns to blackmail, revenge ...
Style: serious, sad, suspense, surreal, mind bending
Plot: murder, boy, prejudice, black american, racism, police, fear, satire, riot, funeral, father son relationship, dark secret ...
Time: 50s
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Bad President (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This black comedy answers the question that has obsessed America and the world since November 08, 2016. How did Donald Trump become President of the United States?
Style: parody, absurd, humorous, captivating
Plot: pact with the devil, world domination, manipulation, political candidate, kgb, usa president, politics, sex scandal, narcissist, money, crooked businessman, political scandal ...
Time: year 2016, year 2015
Place: usa, russia, miami, moscow russia, new york ...
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Spirits of the Dead (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Three directors each adapt a Poe short story to the screen: "Toby Dammit" features a disheveled drugged and drunk English movie star who nods acceptance in the Italian press and his producers fawn over him. "Metzengerstein" ...
Style: surreal, gothic, scary, macabre, cerebral ...
Plot: obsession, surrealism, redemption, twins, supernatural, doppelganger, hallucination, nudity (full frontal - brief), insanity, transformation, life & death, fantasy world ...
Time: middle ages
Place: rome italy, italy, tokyo, europe, england ...
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The Journey: Absolution (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Decades after a meteorite destroys much of life on Earth, young survivor Ryan Murphy travels to a military base as a new recruit. However, Murphy is really an agent investigating strange occurrences at the base, which is ruled by the unforgiving ...
Style: serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, distopia, martial arts, homoeroticism, asteroid, sex scene, female nudity, male nudity, against the odds, space wars, space and aliens, escapades ...
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Skipped Parts (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman and her son must leave a small South Carolina town because of her wild behavior.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, sincere, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, sex, friendship, virginity, high school, single parent, youth, teenage life, love and romance, human nature, parents and children, childhood ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, 50s, 90s
Place: missouri, wyoming
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