Napalm movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant napalm movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, intense, suspense and rough films and TV shows about / with napalm, death, violence, murder, helicopter, storytelling, explosion, brutality, dialogue and fight plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as napalm: Apocalypse Now (1979), Forrest Gump (1994), Evolution (2001), Zombie Lake (1981), Kong: Skull Island (2017), Platoon (1986), Casualties of War (1989), The Battle of Algiers (1966), The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020), The Night Manager (2016).

List of napalm movies

 8.5
 666K
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, War
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: At the height of the Vietnam war, Captain Benjamin Willard is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, "does not exist, nor will it ever exist." His goal is to locate - and eliminate - a mysterious Green Beret Colonel named Walter ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, bleak, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: vietnam war, jungle, insanity, anti war, army, military, violence, soldier, river, war, secret mission, mission ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969
Place: vietnam, cambodia, asia, the philippines, southeast asia
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 8.8
 2.1M
Forrest Gump (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events - in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. Yet, despite all the things he has attained, his one true love eludes ...
Style: inspirational, touching, feel good, sincere, dramatic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, family outing, teens, chick flick ...
Plot: love, mentally challenged, life philosophy, philosophy, vietnam war, destiny, human spirit, rise to the top, journey, selflessness, courage, life & death ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam, alabama, new york ...
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 6.1
 130K
Evolution (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A comedy that follows the chaos that ensues when a meteor hits the Earth carrying alien life forms that give new meaning to the term "survival of the fittest." David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Seann William Scott, and Julianne Moore are the ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, alien, heroic mission, save the world, evolution, space and aliens, monster, nothing goes right, disaster, disorder, alien contact, evil alien ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: arizona, usa
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 3.1
 3K
Zombie Lake (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a small village, somewhere in France, German soldiers, killed and thrown into the lake by the Resistance during WW II, come back.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: zombie, nazi zombie, world war two, revenge, village, soldier, skinny dipping, nazi, female nudity, nude bathing, survival, violence ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, year 1946
Place: france, paris france, europe, munich germany, nice france
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Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.
Style: entertaining, exciting, suspense, scenic, intense ...
Plot: monster, king kong, giant monster, creature, survival, giant animal, island, giant creature, chase, monster versus monster, expedition, military ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, year 1944, year 1973, 20th century
Place: thailand, vietnam, pacific ocean, bangkok thailand, washington d.c.
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 8.1
 415K
Platoon (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: As a young and naive recruit in Vietnam, Chris Taylor faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.
Style: rough, realistic, disturbing, epic, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, soldier, battlefield, squad, battles, jungle warfare, combat, war, jungle, anti war, infantry ...
Time: year 1967, 60s, year 1968, 20th century
Place: vietnam, the philippines, southeast asia, asia
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Casualties of War (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the actual events of an incident on Hill 192 in November, 1966.
Style: rough, disturbing, emotional, realistic, intense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, pow, war crime, military, anti war, justice, rape, murder, war, crimes, jungle ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1966, year 1974, 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, california, san francisco
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The Battle of Algiers (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, Algeria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Tracing the struggle of the Algerian Front de Liberation Nationale to gain freedom from French colonial rule as seen through the eyes of Ali from his start as a petty thief to his rise to prominence in the organisation and capture by the French in ...
Style: political, bleak, disturbing, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: revolution, torture, bomb, protest, muslim, resistance, freedom, french algerian war, military, terrorism, war, colonialism ...
Time: year 1957, 50s, year 1954, 20th century, year 1960 ...
Place: algeria, africa, paris france, middle east, france ...
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The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: What was intended to be a peaceful protest at the 1968 Democratic National Convention turned into a violent clash with police and the National Guard. The organizers of the protest — including Abbie Hoffman, Jerry Rubin, Tom Hayden and Bobby Seale ...
Style: political, factual, suspense, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: riot, activist, courtroom drama, hippie, political protest, jury, court, political persecution, injustice, political activism, legal, protest ...
Time: 60s, year 1969, year 1968, year 1994
Place: chicago illinois, oakland california, mississippi, ohio, connecticut ...
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The Night Manager (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 358 min.
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Story: Former British soldier Jonathan Pine navigates the shadowy recesses of Whitehall and Washington where an unholy alliance operates between the intelligence community and the secret arms trade. To infiltrate the inner circle of lethal arms dealer ...
Style: suspense, tricky, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, espionage, arms dealer, secret service, undercover, corruption, working undercover, hotel, arms dealing, betrayal, british secret service, crimes ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: cairo egypt, europe, london, england, egypt ...
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Steal This Movie (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Five years after Yippie founder Abbie Hoffman goes underground to avoid a drug-related prison sentence, he contacts a reporter to get out the story of the FBI's covert spying, harassment and inciting of violence they then blame on the Left.
Style: melancholic, talky, stylized, serious, captivating ...
Plot: politics, fighting the system, justice, depression, mental illness, revolution, injustice, conspiracy theory, on the run, drug abuse, environmentalism, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, year 1968
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois, woodstock, pentagon ...
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Blame it on Fidel (2006)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A 9-year-old girl weathers big changes in her household as her parents become radical political activists in 1970-71 Paris.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: politics, coming of age, radical, political unrest, family life, family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family, immigrants, journalism, hopes, state affairs ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, cuba, paris france, europe, chile ...
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The Last Days of Man on Earth (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After the death of his Nobel Prize-winning father, billionaire physicist Jerry Cornelius becomes embroiled in the search for the mysterious "Final Programme", developed by his father. The programme, a design for a perfect, self-replicating ...
Style: apocalyptic, depressing, psychedelic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, post apocalypse, folklore, human experiment, disaster, satire, chase, rescue, computer expert, immortality, brother murders brother, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: future
Place: europe, london, england, amsterdam
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The Raiders of Atlantis (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Philippines
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A team of scientists working to raise a sunken Russian nuclear submarine on an ocean platform off the coast of Miami, Florida, unearth an ancient Atlantean relic from the sea floor and bring in an expert to make some sense of it. But while ...
Style: futuristic, splatter, weird, awful
Plot: post apocalypse, pyramid, exploitation, massacre, monster, decapitation, island, invasion, alien, distopia, submarine, money ...
Time: 90s, year 1994, future
Place: miami, bahamas
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We Were Soldiers (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it.
Style: serious, factual, emotional, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, vietnam war, war, soldier, battles, battlefield, heroic mission, military life, death, wartime, justice, army ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, iraq
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 7.0
 417K
Tropic Thunder (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Vietnam veteran 'Four Leaf' Tayback's memoir, Tropic Thunder, is being made into a film, but Director Damien Cockburn can’t control the cast of prima donnas. Behind schedule and over budget, Cockburn is ordered by a studio executive ...
Style: parody, funny, humorous, ridiculous, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, war, adaptation, hollywood, stupidity, disguise, actor, peril, chaos and mayhem, helicopter crash, artists and showbiz, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: vietnam, southeast asia, hawaii, asia
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 7.1
 335K
Shooter (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A marksman living in exile is coaxed back into action after learning of a plot to kill the president. Ultimately double-crossed and framed for the attempt, he goes on the run to track the real killer and find out who exactly set him up, and why.
Style: intense, exciting, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, conspiracy, fbi, corruption, swat team, military, revenge, one man army, cover up, assassination, false accusation, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: virginia, boston, philadelphia, iraq, usa ...
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Running on Empty (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Popes are a family who haven't been able to use their real identity for years. In the late sixties, the parents set a weapons lab afire in an effort to hinder the government's Vietnam war campaign. Ever since then, the Popes have been ...
Style: emotional, touching, thought provoking, serious, political ...
Plot: coming of age, vietnam war, radical, hidden identity, follow your dream, love, eccentric family, haunted by the past, parents and children, hopes, society, rebelliousness ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1971, 60s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york, yale university, oakland california ...
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Operation: Endgame (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A battle ensues among two government spy teams in an underground facility after their boss is assassinated.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: confined, undercover, assassination, working undercover, female assassin, hitman, workplace, government agency, violence spree, survival, female fighter, murderer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., los angeles
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 6.2
 138K
Reign of Fire (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic England, an American volunteer and a British survivor team up to fight off a brood of fire-breathing dragons seeking to return to global dominance after centuries of rest underground. The Brit -- leading a clan of survivors to ...
Style: exciting, suspense, entertaining, intense, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dragon, apocalypse, post apocalypse, heroic mission, fantasy world, monster, destruction, deadly creature, chaos, heroes, fire breathing dragon, extinction ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s
Place: ireland, europe, edinburgh scotland, united kingdom, britain ...
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Law Abiding Citizen (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and others involved in the deal.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, psychological, tense, exciting ...
Plot: prison, justice, vengeance, vigilantism, investigation, master criminal, murder, fighting the system, lawyer, mind game, courtroom, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa
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The Indian Runner (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: An intensely sad film about two brothers who cannot overcome their opposite perceptions of life. One brother sees and feels bad in everyone and everything, subsequently he is violent, antisocial and unable to appreciate or enjoy the good things ...
Style: psychological, realistic, emotional, rough, serious ...
Plot: small town, brother brother relationship, pregnancy, vietnam war, human nature, welder, family problems, brothers, murder, crimes, suicide, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: usa, nebraska, ohio, vietnam, asia
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 6.7
 26K
Hamburger Hill (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The men of Bravo Company are facing a battle that's all uphill… up Hamburger Hill. Fourteen war-weary soldiers are battling for a mud-covered mound of earth so named because it chews up soldiers like chopped meat. They are fighting for their ...
Style: realistic, political, disturbing, bloody, intense ...
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, war, combat, anti war, jungle, gunfight, insanity, survival, military, world war two, violence spree ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: vietnam, the philippines, asia
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Intimate Enemies (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A drama following a French platoon during Algeria's war of independence
Style: realistic, rough, serious, disturbing, sexy ...
Plot: military, atrocity, soldier, anti war, basic training, racism, politics, political unrest, military life, moral dilemma, against humanity, state affairs ...
Time: 50s, year 1959
Place: algeria, europe, france
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 5.6
 33K
Death Race 2 (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the world's most dangerous prison, a new game is born: Death Race. The rules of this adrenaline-fueled blood sport are simple, drive or die. When repentant convict Carl Lucas discovers there's a price on his head, his only hope is to ...
Style: bloody, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, prison, contests and competitions, car race, street racing, car, survival, death, brutality, twists and turns, warden, heroes ...
Time: future
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 6.4
 210K
Death Race (2008)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Terminal Island, New York: 2020. Overcrowding in the US penal system has reached a breaking point. Prisons have been turned over to a monolithic Weyland Corporation, which sees jails full of thugs as an opportunity for televised sport. Adrenalized ...
Style: exciting, serious, visually appealing, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, car chase, car, car race, tough heroes, tough guy, race, prison life, survival, death, revenge, fight ...
Time: future, year 2012, 2010s, 2020s
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Courage Under Fire (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A US Army officer had made a "friendly fire" mistake that was covered up and he was reassigned to a desk job. Later he was tasked to investigate a female chopper commander's worthiness to be awarded the Medal of Honor posthumously. At ...
Style: suspense, realistic, thought provoking, dark, sad ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: military, military life, war, gulf war, tank, bravery, medal of honor, iraq war, politics, suicide, investigation, redemption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iraq, middle east, pentagon
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 6.4
 9K
Bat*21 (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lt. Col. Iceal "Ham" Hambleton is a weapons countermeasures expert and when his aircraft is shot over enemy territory the Air Force very much wants to get him back. Hambleton knows the area he's in is going to be carpet-bombed but a ...
Style: realistic, suspense, harsh, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, jungle, golf, survival, war, rescue, adventure, against the odds, battles, daring rescue, soldier ...
Place: vietnam, iraq, asia
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Cannibal Apocalypse (1980)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Released from captivity in Vietnam, two American Army officers return to civilian life and discover they have acquired an insatiable taste for human flesh. A city is terrorised... as they stalk the inhabitants to satisfy their primitive appetites.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cannibal, cannibalism, virus, zombie, maniac, vietnam war, plague, zombie apocalypse, murder, soldier, violence, on the run ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, usa, atlanta georgia, georgia
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Manson, My Name Is Evil (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Perry, a sheltered chemical engineer, falls in love with Leslie, a former homecoming princess, when he becomes a jury member at her hippie death cult murder trial.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: promiscuous daughter, casual sex, cheerleader, courtroom drama, murder, jury, courtroom, fall in love, adolescence vs adulthood, crimes, assassination, gang ...
Time: 60s
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