Military industrial complex movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant military industrial complex movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, suspenseful, serious, entertaining and tense films and TV shows about / with military industrial complex, murder, catastrophe, mentor, gun, navy seal, dialogue, runaway, betrayal and heroes plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as military industrial complex: Warrior (2011), Blackmark (2018), First Blood (1982), Tokyo Sonata (2008), Nowhere to Hide (1987), State of Play (2009), The Great War of Archimedes (2019), Seven Days in May (1964), American Sniper (2014), Battle Royale II: Requiem (2003).

List of military industrial complex movies

 8.2
 473K
Warrior (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament - a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother, an ex-marine ...
Style: emotional, serious, inspirational, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, sport, mixed martial arts, courage, boxing, tournament, brother brother relationship, muscleman, teacher, brothers, estrangement, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia, el paso texas, atlantic city new jersey ...
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 4.6
 323
Blackmark (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 1963 Military Industrialist Arthur Blackmark must race against the clock to stop an international incident which threatens to end the world.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: cold war, political conspiracy, john f. kennedy, terrorist, conspiracy, save the world, nuclear missile, military industrial complex, nuclear threat, race against time, special agents, nuclear bomb ...
Time: year 1963
Place: ussr
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Krupp: A Family Between War and Peace (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 270 min.
TV show
Story: The Krupps were one of Germany's most powerful and controversial families until their downfall.
Style: captivating
Plot: world war two, world war one, family business, nazi germany, family relations, male female relationship, industry, arms dealer, military industrial complex, war, business, weapons ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany
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 7.7
 254K
First Blood (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When former Green Beret John Rambo is harassed by local law enforcement and arrested for vagrancy, the Vietnam vet snaps, runs for the hills and rat-a-tat-tats his way into the action-movie hall of fame. Hounded by a relentless sheriff, Rambo ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, gunfight, soldier, tough heroes, one man army, manhunt, police brutality, vietnam veteran, lone wolves, escape, humiliation, loner ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, washington state, usa, arizona
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 7.5
 11K
Tokyo Sonata (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, Netherlands, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ryûhei Sasaki (Teruyuki Kagawa) is keeping a secret from his wife, Megumi (Kyôko Koizumi), and his two teenage sons. Even though he leaves the house every day, he's not really going to work. He's going to an employment office. He ...
Style: lyrical, talky, stylized, serious, touching ...
Plot: family relations, youth, rebellion, housewife, job seeking, unemployment, layoff, alienation, hopes, family secret, chinawoman, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, middle east, asia, china
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Nowhere to Hide (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marine officer Rob Cutter and his wife Barbara have a son named Johnny. Rob discovers that two newly delivered helicopters in his squadron have crashed because a defective part, a C-ring, has been made of a weaker, less expensive alloy. Before Rob ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, suspense, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, conspiracy, assassination, murder, hitman, vengeance, undercover, army investigation, dishonesty, state affairs, military, false accusation ...
Time: 80s
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 7.1
 154K
State of Play (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Handsome, unflappable U.S. Congressman Stephen Collins is the future of his political party: an honorable appointee who serves as the chairman of a committee overseeing defense spending. All eyes are upon the rising star to be his party's ...
Style: suspense, political, tense, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: journalism, political conspiracy, politics, conspiracy, newspaper, corruption, reporter, spy, assassination, crimes, twists and turns, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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The Great War of Archimedes (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: It is the early 1930s and the command of the Japanese Imperial Navy determines to construct the world's biggest and most formidable battleship, Yamato. One of the admirals, Yamamoto Isoroku, disagrees. He recruits the upstart and ...
Style: touching, captivating, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: admiral, warship, conspiracy, political intrigue, against the odds, government conspiracy, hi-tech, wartime life, war crime, empire, politics, political conspiracy ...
Place: japan
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Seven Days in May (1964)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A U.S. Army general alerts the president of a planned military coup against him.
Style: political, suspense, suspenseful, tense, intense ...
Plot: cold war, politics, conspiracy, white house, military, u.s. air force, espionage, terrorism, secret service, betrayal, race against time, revolution ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, future
Place: pentagon, latin america, austin texas, california, russia ...
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 7.3
 489K
American Sniper (2014)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents. ...
Style: tense, emotional, factual, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, iraq war, sniper, military, violence, navy seal, soldier, battles, american soldier, assassin, courage, u.s. marine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001, year 1998, year 2001 ...
Place: iraq, middle east, usa, california, texas
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Battle Royale II: Requiem (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 155 min.
Story: It's three years after the events of the original Battle Royale, and Shuya Nanahara is now an internationally-known terrorist determined to bring down the government. His terrorist group, Wild Seven, stages an attack that levels several ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, splatter, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: survival, vengeance, kidnapping, violence, terrorism, revenge, runaway, violent, fight scenes, gunfight, betrayal, master villain ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia, afghanistan, israel
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 5.4
 67K
Aloha (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and re-connects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog assigned to him.
Style: feel good, clever, realistic, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: life philosophy, family, destiny, love, satellite, communication, love affair, happy ending, love interest, love triangle, soldier, girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa
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A Little Help (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: It's a movie for everyone whose life has been thrown off-course, out of whack, or simply not turned out the way they planned it. In other words, it's a movie for everyone, period. Set in suburban Long Island in the summer of 2002, with the ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, lie, lifestyle, dishonesty, infidelity, love and romance, family problems, lawsuit, couples, family relations, parents and children, island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An officially "dead" cop is trained to become an extraordinary unique assassin in service of the US President.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, unusual plot structure, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, spy, adventure, kung fu, assassin, ninja, conspiracy, guilty pleasure, cure, power relations, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, pentagon, washington d.c., korea
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 4.5
 978
Deep Space (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secretly engineered and blasted into space by government scientists, a vile monster crash-lands back on Earth and begins killing everyone it encounters. As the death toll rises, veteran cop McLemore (Charles Napier) bravely steps forward to crush ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, monster, technology gone awry, creature feature, rescue, secret project, alien encounter, mutant, deadly creature, supernatural, rivalry, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
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Company Business (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An aging agent is called back by "the Company" to run a hostage trade of a Soviet spy for an American agent.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, sinister ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, cold war, conspiracy, cia, hostage, mole, kgb, secret agents, assassination attempt, race against time, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, germany, east berlin ...
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Thank You for Your Service (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA, India
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they've left the battlefield.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, sad ...
Plot: post traumatic stress disorder, military, soldier, iraq war, haunted by the past, rage, homecoming, war, navy seal, sex scene, video game, brain damage ...
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A Veteran's Christmas (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Captain Grace Garland, a decorated U.S. veteran, returns home after two tours of Search and Rescue in Afghanistan. After being separated from her beloved K9 partner, Grace must rediscover the magic of Christmas. When she finds herself stranded in ...
Style: feel good, sweet, entertaining, romantic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, holiday, car accident, veteran, new life, transformation, starting over, fall in love, self discovery, lifestyle change, moral dilemma, male female relationship ...
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Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and ...
Style: sad, epic, exciting, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, time travel, heroes, alternate timeline, invasion, superhero team, alien, final battle, epic battle, raccoon, humanity in peril, revenge ...
Time: future, year 2014, year 2012, year 1970, 70s ...
Place: new jersey, japan, norway, missouri, manhattan new york city ...
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 4.4
 30K
Species II (1998)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Having just returned from a mission to Mars, Commander Ross isn't exactly himself. He's slowly becoming a terrifying alien entity with one goal -- to procreate with human women! When countless women suffer gruesome deaths after bearing ...
Style: sexy, scary, sexual, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: astronaut, alien, quarantine, deadly creature, evil alien, heroes, save the world, monster, sex scene, femme fatale, mars, female nudity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, pentagon, new york, manhattan new york city
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 7.2
 32K
Broadcast News (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Basket-case network news producer Jane Craig falls for new reporter Tom Grunnick, a pretty boy who represents the trend towards entertainment news she despises. Aaron Altman, a talented but plain correspondent, carries an unrequited torch for Jane. ...
Style: talky, realistic, melancholic, funny, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: journalism, romance, workplace romance, friendship, unrequited love, unlikely friendships, workaholic, love triangle, tv news, tv show, media, slutty attitude ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Secret in Their Eyes (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Spain, South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A tight-knit team of FBI investigators, along with their District Attorney supervisor, is suddenly torn apart when they discover that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.
Style: suspenseful, clever, tense, suspense, bad ending ...
Plot: investigation, murder of daughter, vengeance, missing child, murder, twists and turns, kidnapping, mystery, crimes, obsession, justice, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: los angeles, argentina, usa
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 7.3
 153K
Snowden (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: CIA employee Edward Snowden leaks thousands of classified documents to the press.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, political, factual, serious ...
Plot: espionage, fighting the system, journalism, internet, hacking, whistleblower, moral dilemma, surveillance, hacker, spy, idealism, cia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2015, year 2011, year 2004 ...
Place: hong kong, geneva switzerland, japan, russia, hawaii ...
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You Only Live Twice (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A mysterious space craft kidnaps a Russian and American space capsule and brings the world on the verge of another World War. James Bond investigates the case in Japan and meets with his archenemy Blofeld. The fifth film from the legendary James ...
Style: exciting, witty, sexy, slasher, saga ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond, faked death, spy, secret organization, espionage, secret headquarters, ninja, white man asian woman relationship, slut, sluttiness, secret service, cold war ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: japan, russia, tokyo, hong kong, asia ...
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 7.1
 102K
WarGames (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: High School student David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) has a talent for hacking. But while trying to hack into a computer system to play unreleased video games, he unwittingly taps into the Defense Department's war computer and initiates a ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, suspense, dark, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, teen drama
Plot: cold war, hacker, computer, teenager, computer cracker, nuclear threat, computer genius, hacking, computer hacker, artificial intelligence, chess, game ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, california, usa, ussr, paris france
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 6.7
 162K
Commando (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Matrix, the former leader of a special commando strike force that always got the toughest jobs done, is forced back into action when his young daughter is kidnapped. To find her, Matrix has to fight his way through an array of punks, killers, ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, machismo, rescue, gunfight, commando, warrior, one man army, mercenary, hostage, assassination, violence, father ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985
Place: california, los angeles, latin america
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 6.7
 260K
The A-Team (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A group of Iraq War veterans goes on the run from U.S. military forces while they try to clear their names after being framed for a crime they didn't commit. Along the way, Col. Hannibal Smith, Capt. H.M. ‘Howling Mad’ Murdock , Sgt. Bosco ...
Style: exciting, ridiculous, semi serious, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, chase, team, ex military, cia, conspiracy, mercenary, twists and turns, frame up, prison escape, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, year 2010, 2000s ...
Place: colorado, california, frankfurt germany, baghdad iraq, los angeles ...
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 5.7
 320
Akko's Secret (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Young Atsuko Kagami comes into possession of a magical mirror that lets her transform into anything she wishes. Atsuko Kagami then attempts to save a company which is about to be sold by using her transformation abilities. She also falls in love as ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: sexy woman, fish out of water, misfit, workplace situations, wish come true, supernatural, disorder, romance, love and romance, youth, supernatural ability, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, east asia
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 7.3
 665K
Ant-Man (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Doctor Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of ...
Style: exciting, light, witty, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: superhero, heist, ant, good versus evil, technology, heroes, superhuman powers, father daughter relationship, dark hero, mad scientist, chase, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, year 1989, 21st century, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa, san francisco, washington d.c.
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 7.4
 9K
The Damned (1969)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the early days of Nazi Germany, a powerful noble family must adjust to life under the new dictatorship regime. The transition from democracy to dictatorship is thus dramatized through the lives of the family which also owns a powerful German ...
Style: disturbing, art house, atmospheric, bleak, rough ...
Plot: oedipus complex, decadence, mother son incest, nazi, pedophilia, third reich, hide and seek, lgbt, incest, pedophile, party, national socialism ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
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