Parachutist movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant parachutist movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, epic, suspenseful, suspense and unusual plot structure films and TV shows about / with parachutist, parachute, murder, world war two, death, gun, husband wife relationship, nazi, drinking alcohol and culture clash plots mostly in Drama, War and History genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as parachutist: Operation Leopard (1980), The Ten (2007), J W Coop (1971), Bloody Sunday (2002), Resistance (2020), Halt, Or I'll Miss! (1998), The Battle of Sutjeska (1973), The Assassination (1965), Operation Silver A (2007), Anthropoid (2016).

List of parachutist movies

Operation Leopard (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In May 1978, the mining town of Kolwezi in Katanga, Zaire (now Democratic Republic of Congo, the former Belgian Congo) is under attack from a group of communist guerillas coming from nearby Angola. The Europeans who work for the Belgian mining ...
Plot: parachutist, foreign legion, combat, imperialism, rescue, parachute, french soldier, tough guy, paratrooper, jungle, commando raid, french ...
Place: congo
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 4.9
 17K
The Ten (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ten stories, each inspired by one of the ten commandments.
Style: cynical, not serious, witty, humorous, clever ...
Plot: nudist, moral dilemma, human nature, dark humor, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle, violence, ventriloquist dummy, parachutist, atheism, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., mexico, st. louis missouri
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 6.5
 518
J W Coop (1971)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After losing eight years to prison, cowboy J. W. Coop is released to return to life as a professional rodeo cowboy in the 60's. Determined to make up for the lost 'prime' years of his career, he doggedly goes forward, and learns that ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, gloomy
Plot: prison, animal life, on the road, self discovery, contests and competitions, rivalry, sport, hopes, rising to stardom, ambition, underdog, mentally unstable ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas
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 7.6
 25K
Bloody Sunday (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The dramatised story of the Irish civil rights protest march on January 30 1972 which ended in a massacre by British troops.
Style: rough, bleak, disturbing, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: ira, civil rights, irish republican army, political unrest, state affairs, fighting the system, social problems, life is a bitch, conflict, society, protest, social decay ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: ireland, northern ireland, europe, england, california ...
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 6.4
 7K
Resistance (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of a group of Jewish Boy Scouts who worked with the French Resistance to save the lives of ten thousand orphans during World War II.
Plot: french resistance, occupied france, nazi officer, nazi occupied france, world war two, french, love, secret, anti semitism, revenge, escape, refugee ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1938, year 1945, year 1943 ...
Place: europe, munich germany, alps, germany, berlin germany ...
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Halt, Or I'll Miss! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It is April 1945, spring begins and ends the war. German transport heading away from Bohemia.
Plot: resistance, pilot, mistaken identity, world war two, forest, community, comedy of errors, male objectification, bowling, farce, pub, countryside ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: central europe
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The Battle of Sutjeska (1973)
Genre: War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The film tells the story of the Battle of Sutjeska which occurred in Nazi-occupied Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1943.
Style: epic
Plot: partisan, world war two, mountain, gunfight, delivery man, race, commander, combat, battles, commissioner, violence, war violence ...
Time: year 1943, 1940s
Place: former yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina, bosnia
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The Assassination (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The assassination of Heydrich in Prague during WWII.
Plot: world war two, czech history, cathedral, secret mission, false identity, army, basement, assassin, fascist, nazi occupation, torture, hiding place ...
Time: year 1941, year 1942, 1940s
Place: berlin germany, central europe, prague, czechoslovakia
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Operation Silver A (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Based on actual events. Late 1941, Group Silver A are dropped into occupied Czechoslovakia on an SOE mission to set up a Radio communications centre for the resistance, and contact a German Army officer whom is forwarding information to the British.
Style: sentimental, compassionate, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: conspiracy, world war two, agent, german occupation, fight, friendship, husband wife relationship, chase, secret, humiliation, father son relationship, doctor ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1941, year 1942
Place: czechoslovakia, central europe, prague
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 7.2
 48K
Anthropoid (2016)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In December 1941, Czech soldier Jozef Gabčík and Jan Kubiš parachute into their occupied homeland to assassinate Nazi officer Reinhard Heydrich
Style: emotional, realistic, clever, factual, intense ...
Plot: nazi, third reich, ss, nazi occupation, assassination, betrayal, world war two, brutality, german, murderer, fascist, torture ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, year 1938, year 1942
Place: prague, germany, central europe, czechoslovakia, munich germany ...
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Operation: Daybreak (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Czechoslovakia, 1942. Three brave Czech patriots risk everything to rid their country of its brutal Nazi leader, SS-General Reinhard Heydrich.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: czech history, world war two, soldier, assassination, village life, village, wartime life, heroic mission, espionage, state affairs, military, heroes ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942, year 1941
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, czechoslovakia, central europe ...
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 7.0
 3K
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, rough, bleak ...
Plot: investigation, politics, journalism, media, uncover truth, life is a bitch, political unrest, state affairs, crimes, society, mystery, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: indonesia
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What's New Pussycat (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A playboy who refuses to give up his hedonistic lifestyle to settle down and marry his true love seeks help from a demented psychoanalyst who is having romantic problems of his own.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sex comedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, womanizer, couples, catastrophe, unlikely couple, love and romance, prostitute, goofy hero, dishonesty, couple relations, fall in love, doctors and patients ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, new york
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Toto the Hero (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Thomas and Alfred were born around the same time; a fire in the nursery had nurses scrambling to save the newborns. Because he felt that he deserved Alfred's good fortune at being born into a wealthy family, Thomas conceives the idea that he ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: family relations, aging, childhood, hide and seek, bittersweet, couples, resentment, golden years, coming of age, youth, love and romance, family life ...
Time: 90s, future, near future
Place: germany, europe, egypt, spain
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The Second Front (2005)
Genre: Action, Romance, War
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In an explosive and action-packed story of heroism and courage under fire, American and Russian troops must join forces in a desperate mission that could change the course of World War 2.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: world war two, espionage, kgb, save the day, undercover, war, secret agents, daring rescue, confined, escapades, intrigue, love triangle ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1942
Place: germany, europe, cyprus, london, norway ...
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Saints and Soldiers (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five American soldiers fighting in Europe during World War II struggle to return to Allied territory after being separated from U.S. forces during the historic Malmedy Massacre.
Style: rough, emotional, touching, intense, realistic ...
Plot: pow, soldier, behind enemy lines, world war two, battles, allies, heroic mission, tragic hero, military, bondage, hapless soldier, battle zone ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1944
Place: germany, europe, belgium, berlin germany, new york ...
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 6.2
 134K
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, psychotronic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dragon, apocalypse, deadly creature, survival, heroic mission, vestiges of humanity, destruction, chaos, heroes, post apocalypse, starvation, fantasy world ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: england, london, europe, edinburgh scotland, britain
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The Longest Day (1962)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, US, British, Canadians, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established as part of the Reich's Atlantic Wall, notes to his officers that ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, touching, serious, epic ...
Plot: world war two, soldier, resistance, military, war, invasion, allies, nazi, german, navy, military life, battle zone ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1944
Place: normandy, france, europe, england, paris france ...
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 6.9
 1K
Safe Conduct (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Germany, Spain
Duration: 170 min.
Story: The film is about the French film industry from 1942 to 1944 during the Nazi occupation. The film focuses on assistant director and resistance fighter Jean Devaivre and screenwriter Jean Aurenche. Aurenche is on the move so that he doesn't have ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, sincere, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, espionage, human spirit, survival, couples, couple relations, society, writer's life, lifestyle, love and romance, escapades, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france, vichy
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Farewell to the King (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An American soldier who escapes the execution of his comrades by Japanese soldiers in Borneo during WWII becomes the leader of a personal empire among the headhunters in this war story told in the style of Joseph Conrad and Rudyard Kipling. The ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, epic, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: jungle, world war two, battles, soldier, military, war, u.s. navy, adventure, survival, betrayal, vengeance, island ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, borneo, indonesia, usa ...
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Danny Deckchair (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on a true story, the tale of a cement truck driver named Danny, whose long awaited vacation is cancelled thanks to his scheming girlfriend, Trudy. Danny escapes his grim life in suburban Australia and blasts into the skies in a chair tied with ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, starting over, self discovery, love affair, balloon, social relations, small town life, inventor, love triangle, suburbs, traffic jam, prank ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia, kansas, texas
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Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When a Greek fisherman leaves to fight with the Greek army during WWII, his fiancee falls in love with the local Italian commander. The film is based on a novel about an Italian soldier's experiences during the Italian occupation of the Greek ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, intense, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: italian army, resistance fighter, italian soldier, romance, war, love and romance, world war two, wartime life, impossible love, fall in love, social relations, island ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: greece, europe, albania, rome italy, italy ...
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The Army of Shadows (1969)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Betrayed by an informant, Philippe Gerbier (Lino Ventura) finds himself trapped in a torturous Nazi prison camp. Though Gerbier escapes to rejoin the Resistance in occupied Marseilles, France, and exacts his revenge on the informant, he must ...
Style: bleak, gloomy, stylized, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, french resistance, betrayal, terrorist, underground, death sentence, resistance, government agency, espionage, intrigue, rescue, prison ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1942, year 1943
Place: paris france, france, marseille, europe, vichy ...
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What War May Bring (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A theater projectionist's daughter is involved in the Resistance in WWII, but she doesn’t share his political involvement & only believes in passion. She follows the men she loves unconditionally, suffering betrayal and hardship.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: world war two, soldier, strong female presence, haunted by the past, saving a life, concentration camp, cabaret, deportation, world war one, d day, accused of murder, nazi officer ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1940s
Place: france, paris france
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