Navy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant navy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense and intense films and TV shows about / with navy, military, dialogue, danger, catastrophe, courage, chase, mentor, survival and military life plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as navy: The Last Ship (2014), Last Resort (2012), The Boat (1981), K-19: The Widowmaker (2002), Sea Patrol (2007), JAG (1995), U-571 (2000), Battleship (2012), Annapolis (2006), Act of Valor (2012).

List of navy movies

 7.5
 53K
The Last Ship (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Their mission is simple: Find a cure. Stop the virus. Save the world. When a global pandemic wipes out eighty percent of the planet's population, the crew of a lone naval destroyer must find a way to pull humanity from the brink of extinction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy, battleship, save the world, apocalypse, survival, military, danger, pandemic, quarantine, plague, ocean or sea, heroes ...
Time: 21st century
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Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy, though he must weigh his commitment to duty and ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: ship, sea battle, navy, battles, adventure, leadership, ocean or sea, heroic mission, human spirit, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, napoleonic wars ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1800s
Place: europe, brazil, england, france
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 7.4
 21K
Last Resort (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Last Resort is an American military drama television series. When the crew of the U.S. Navy Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine, the USS Colorado, pick up a U.S. Navy SEAL team off Pakistan's coast, the Colorado receives an order to launch ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy, submarine, nuclear threat, island, military, captain, moral dilemma, heroes, treason, power relations, leadership, mistrust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 8.3
 221K
The Boat (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A German submarine hunts allied ships during the Second World War, but it soon becomes the hunted. The crew tries to survive below the surface, while stretching both the boat and themselves to their limits.
Style: epic, tense, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: submarine, naval battle, navy, ocean or sea, german, battles, world war two, nazi officer, military, mission, third reich, war ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1942, year 1941
Place: atlantic ocean, germany, mediterranean sea
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K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, navy, underwater, nuclear, cold war, patriotism, radiation, heroes, state affairs, ocean or sea, sea disaster, politics ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: soviet union, russia
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 7.4
 2K
Sea Patrol (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Sea Patrol is an Australian television drama that ran from 2007 to 2011, set on board HMAS Hammersley, a fictional patrol boat of the Royal Australian Navy. The series focuses on the ship and the lives of its crew members. Despite similarities in ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, colourful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy, ship, ocean, friends, chases and races, danger, criminal, military, adventure, law and order, sea, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 6.5
 16K
JAG (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: JAG is an American legal drama television show with a distinct military theme, created by Donald P. Bellisario, and produced by Belisarius Productions in association with Paramount Network Television. The first season was co-produced with NBC ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: navy, military, marines, army investigation, insubordination, lawyers and clients, legal investigation, military life, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, price of justice, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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 6.6
 74K
U-571 (2000)
Genre: Action, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the midst of World War II, the battle under the sea rages and the Nazis have the upper hand as the Allies are unable to crack their war codes. However, after a wrecked U-boat sends out an SOS signal, the Allies realise this is their chance to ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy, submarine, german, nazism, military, mission, war, survival, heroic mission, ocean or sea, heroes, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany
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 5.8
 230K
Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper is a weapons officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, part of ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, entertaining, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: military, battleship, alien invasion, ship, save the world, evil alien, navy, sea battle, ufo, danger, ocean or sea, alien encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, year 2012 ...
Place: hawaii, hong kong, japan, pearl harbor, pentagon
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 5.9
 20K
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: serious, inspirational, exciting, intense, rough ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: navy, military training, boxing, friendship, military academy, rivalry, ambition, military life, superior, sport, military, courage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland, new jersey
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 6.5
 65K
Act of Valor (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a covert mission to rescue a kidnapped CIA operative uncovers a chilling plot, an elite, highly trained U.S. SEAL team speeds to hotspots around the globe, racing against the clock to stop a deadly terrorist attack.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy seal, navy, terrorism, military, cia, squad, terrorist plot, bomb, military life, national security, race against time, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: somalia, mexico, costa rica, ukraine, san diego california ...
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 6.1
 20K
Below (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the dark silence of the sea during World War II, the submarine U.S.S. Tiger Shark prowls on what should be a routine rescue mission. But for the shell-shocked crew, trapped together in the sub's narrow corridors and constricted spaces, this ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, navy, submarine, isolation, underwater, leadership, survival, supernatural, uncover truth, danger, mystery, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: germany
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The Hunt for Red October (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A new Soviet nuclear missile sub (a Boomer) heading out on her maiden voyage that is being tracked by a Los Angeles class American submarine suddenly goes silent and "disappears". This focuses the attention of both U.S. Intelligence and ...
Style: suspense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, cold war, navy, warship, spy, underwater, politics, defection, cia, nuclear threat, mutiny, against the rules ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, russia, soviet union, maryland, washington d.c. ...
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 7.3
 10K
SIX (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Action drama series inspired by the real missions of Navy SEAL Team Six.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy, veteran, terrorism, military, danger, adventure, crimes, violence, heroes, twists & turns, dialogue, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.9
 71K
G.I. Jane (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A female Senator succeeds in enrolling a woman into Combined Reconnaissance Team training where everyone expects her to fail.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, sincere, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: soldier, strong female character, female soldier, fighting the system, basic training, navy, military, army, sexism, strong female lead, feminism, military life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: middle east, libya, israel
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 7.7
 224K
A Few Good Men (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: When cocky military lawyer Lt. Daniel Kaffee and his co-counsel, Lt. Cmdr. JoAnne Galloway, are assigned to a murder case, they uncover a hazing ritual that could implicate high-ranking officials such as shady Col. Nathan Jessep.
Style: intense, tense, realistic, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, army investigation, navy, suicide, lawyer, military, murder, sexism, trial, hotshot lawyer, marines ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: cuba, washington d.c.
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 6.9
 85K
The Guardian (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A high school swim champion with a troubled past enrolls in the U.S. Coast Guard's 'A' School, where legendary rescue swimmer, Ben Randall teaches him some hard lessons about loss, love, and self-sacrifice.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, inspirational, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: storm, navy, rescue, teamwork, ocean, coast guard, friendship, ocean or sea, haunted by the past, death, team, rookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, new jersey
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An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Zack Mayo is a young man who has signed up for Navy Flight School. He is a Navy brat who has a bad attitude problem. Sgt. Foley is there to train and evaluate him and will clearly find Zack wanting. Zack meets Paula, a girl who has little beyond ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sincere, sexy, captivating ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: navy, officers and cadets, unwanted pregnancy, military life, military, romance, power relations, self discovery, fall in love, breaking point, love of one's life, factory worker ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: washington state, manila philippines
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 8.3
 94K
The Pacific (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 530 min.
Story: A 10-part mini-series from the creators of "Band of Brothers" telling the intertwined stories of three Marines during America's battle with the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II.
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, emotional, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, war, military, navy, world war two, squad, marines, soldier, battlefield, battle zone, friends, gory ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: japan, asia, pacific ocean, korea
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Behind Enemy Lines (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: While flying a routine reconnaissance mission over Bosnia, fighter pilot Chris Burnett photographs something he wasn't supposed to see and gets shot down behind enemy lines, where he must outrun an army led by a ruthless Serbian general. With ...
Style: exciting, rough, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, fighter pilot, military, navy, behind enemy lines, atrocity, rescue, bosnian war, gunfight, escape, war, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1995
Place: serbia, former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia herzegovina, iraq
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Captain Phillips (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: ship, pirate, terrorism, hijacking, hostage, rescue, navy, kidnapping, hostages, u.s. navy, confined, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, year 2009
Place: somalia, africa, united states, virginia, kenya ...
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 7.2
 104K
Men of Honor (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Against formidable odds -- and an old-school diving instructor embittered by the U.S. Navy's new, less prejudicial policies -- Carl Brashear sets his sights on becoming the Navy's first African-American master diver in this uplifting true ...
Style: touching, emotional, uplifting, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: human spirit, military, navy, u.s. navy, racism, racial segregation, prejudice, instructor, ambition, society, african american, racial discrimination ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, cuba, new jersey
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 6.9
 277K
Top Gun (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: For Lieutenant Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell and his friend and Co-Pilot Nick 'Goose' Bradshaw being accepted into an elite training school for fighter pilots is a dream come true. A tragedy, as well as personal demons, threaten ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: fighter pilot, officers and cadets, navy, pilot, cold war, u.s. navy, love and romance, fall in love, military, contests and competitions, power relations, military base ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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 6.5
 2K
Yamato (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Directed by Junya Sato and based on a book by Jun Henmi, "Yamato" has a framing story set in the present day and uses flashbacks to tell the story of the crew of the World War II Japanese battleship Yamato. The film was never released in ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: battleship, navy, japanese history, survival, war, battles, ship, heroes, military, danger, world war two, first love ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: japan
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 6.2
 302K
Pearl Harbor (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 183 min.
Story: The lifelong friendship between Rafe McCawley and Danny Walker is put to the ultimate test when the two ace fighter pilots become entangled in a love triangle with beautiful Naval nurse Evelyn Johnson. But the rivalry between the friends-turned-foes ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, exciting, epic, factual ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, war, world war two, love and romance, aerial combats, navy, tragic event, friends, airplane, u.s. navy, battleship, love ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1941, 1920s, year 1942 ...
Place: hawaii, japan, pearl harbor, england, asia ...
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 5.6
 434
Submerged (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A moment by moment account of the sinking and rescue of the crew of the submarine USS Squalus which was the first rescue of living crew on a submarine.
Plot: submarine, navy, inventor, accident
Time: 1930s
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The Bedford Incident (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Richard Widmark plays a hardened cold-war warrior and captain of the American destroyer USS Bedford. Sidney Poitier is a reporter given permission to interview the captain during a routine patrol. Poitier gets more than he bargained for when the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, submarine, navy, war, danger, heroic mission, military, race against time, journalism, battlefield, nuclear missile, confrontation ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: atlantic ocean, greenland, russia
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 7.8
 114K
NCIS (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: From murder and espionage to terrorism and stolen submarines, a team of special agents investigates any crime that has a shred of evidence connected to Navy and Marine Corps personnel, regardless of rank or position.
Style: realistic, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, crime investigation, computer genius, special agents, evidence, forensics, navy, crime, crimes, partners against crime, victim, interrogation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The exploits of the Los Angeles–based Office of Special Projects (OSP), an elite division of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service that specializes in undercover assignments.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, crime investigation, undercover, crimes, navy, forensics, partners, military, partners against crime, crime, fighting crime, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Isoroku Yamamoto, the Commander-in-Chief of the Combined Fleet (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto (1884-1943) was the Japanese Naval commander who was given the order to attack Pearl Harbour, an order he was duty bound to obey which went against his own personal beliefs. While this infamous attack is a low point in ...
Plot: navy, attack, admiral, world war two, fighter pilot, newspaper reporter, aircraft carrier, japanese history, air attack
Time: 1940s
Place: pearl harbor, japan
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