U.s. army movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant u.s. army movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, intense, dramatic and tense films and TV shows about / with u.s. army, military, soldier, war, military life, army, battles, american soldier, sergeant and weapons plots mostly in War, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as u.s. army: The Outpost (2019), Band of Brothers (2001), Hacksaw Ridge (2016), Saving Private Ryan (1998), 1941 (1979), Streamers (1983), Pearl Harbor (2001), Outside the Wire (2021), Go Tell the Spartans (1978), Over There (2005).

List of u.s. army movies

The Outpost (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A small unit of U.S. soldiers, alone at the remote Combat Outpost Keating, located deep in the valley of three mountains in Afghanistan, battles to defend against an overwhelming force of Taliban fighters in a coordinated attack. The Battle of ...
Style: suspenseful, brutal, perverse, surprise ending, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, u.s. army, soldier, combat, taliban, death, roadblock, war in afghanistan, army, military, battles, suspense ...
Time: 2000s, year 2008, year 2009, year 2006, year 1984 ...
Place: afghanistan
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Band of Brothers (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 594 min.
TV show
Story: Drawn from interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as their journals and letters, Band of Brothers chronicles the experiences of these men from paratrooper training in Georgia through the end of the war. As an elite rifle company ...
Style: heroic, captivating, epic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, military, war, combat, soldier, battles, american soldier, behind enemy lines, paratrooper, u.s. army, nazi germany, courage ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, belgium, paris france, netherlands ...
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Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, USA, UK, China
Duration: 139 min.
Story: WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor.
Style: touching, inspirational, sentimental, emotional, brutal ...
Audience: manly, girls' night
Plot: world war two, war, soldier, conscientious objector, religion, american soldier, u.s. army, bible, military, father son relationship, pacifism, u.s. military ...
Time: 1940s, middle ages, 20th century, year 1945
Place: okinawa, okinawa japan, japan, tennessee, usa
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Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are tasked with penetrating German-held territory and bringing the boy home.
Style: epic, realistic, breathtaking, captivating, rough ...
Audience: kids, chick flick
Plot: war, world war two, military, courage, battles, nazi, sniper, army, self sacrifice, d day, friendship, tank ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, middle ages, 20th century
Place: normandy, poland, germany, france, europe ...
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1941 (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: It's been six days since the attack on Pearl Harbor. Panic grips California, supposedly the next target of the Japanese forces. Everywhere in California, people are suffering from war nerves. Chaos erupts all over the state. An Army Air Corps ...
Style: humorous, funny, satirical, not serious, exciting ...
Plot: world war two, submarine, satire, u.s. army, fighter pilot, paranoia, bomb, tank, war, soldier, military, wartime ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, 20th century
Place: pearl harbor, los angeles, california, canada, japan ...
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Streamers (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Four young recruits about to be sent to Vietnam confront their prejudicial feelings toward one another when it's learned one of them is homosexual.
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, disturbing, political ...
Plot: vietnam war, gay, military, soldier, racism, u.s. military, u.s. army, peer pressure, injustice, military life, lgbt, prejudice ...
Time: 60s
Place: asia, vietnam
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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, emotional, epic, factual ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: world war two, war, love, love triangle, military, airplane, love and romance, fighter pilot, aviation, navy, aerial combats, warship ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, post world war two, 20th century, year 1942 ...
Place: hawaii, pearl harbor, japan, asia, tokyo ...
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Outside the Wire (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the near future, a drone pilot is sent into a deadly militarized zone and must work with an android officer to locate a doomsday device.
Style: futuristic, intense, psychotronic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: spy, humanoid robot, terrorist, artificial intelligence, terrorism, war, military, cyborgs, androids, battles, warrior, sniper ...
Time: near future, 2030s, 21st century
Place: europe, russia, ukraine, utah
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Go Tell the Spartans (1978)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Go Tell the Spartans is a 1978 American war film based on Daniel Ford's 1967 novel "Incident at Muc Wa." It tells the story about U.S. Army military advisers during the early part of the Vietnam War. Led my Major Asa Barker, these ...
Style: rough, serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: vietnam war, military, war, military life, haunted by the past, battles, political unrest, hopes, soldier, idealism, mercenary, rescue ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, year 1964
Place: vietnam, asia
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Over There (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Gritty, intense, evocative and emotional, "Over There" takes you to the front lines of battle and explores the effects of war on a U.S. Army unit sent to Iraq on their first tour of duty, as well as the equally powerful effects felt at ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, sincere, intellectual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: iraq war, military, soldier, u.s. military, friendship, army life, violence, self sacrifice, right and wrong, hopes, sacrifice, lost ...
Time: 21st century
Place: iraq, middle east
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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, battles, soldier, battlefield, heroic mission, military life, death, wartime, justice, anti war ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, iraq
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Point Man (2018)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A trio of soldiers vow revenge on their platoon when they are left behind enemy lines. When they come across a missing contingent in a Vietnamese village, alliances dissolve and each step forward will come with a price.
Style: captivating, psychological, serious, tense
Plot: vietnam war, racial tension, commander, anti war, military life, battle zone, battles, u.s. army, rescue, soldier, battlefield, brutality ...
Time: 60s
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Private Valentine: Blonde & Dangerous (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When fluffy, bubble gum movie star Megan Valentine suddenly finds herself broke and humiliated in the public eye, she wanders from the wreckage of a car accident and witlessly enlists in the U.S. Army hoping in vain that it will change her life.
Style: realistic, humorous, inspirational, not serious, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: female soldier, life turned upside down, friends, blonde, basic training, loss of fortune, fall in love, lifestyle, boot camp, u.s. army, female protagonist, female friendship ...
Time: 21st century
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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, bleak, atmospheric, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: vietnam war, insanity, jungle, anti war, mission, military, violence, army, soldier, violent, war, secret mission ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969
Place: vietnam, cambodia, asia, the philippines, southeast asia
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Buffalo Soldiers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Set just before the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, Sgt. Ray Elwood is an American soldier stationed at a German army camp. A soldier because a judge gave him a choice between the army and jail, Ray spends much of his free time cooking cocaine for ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, stylized, clever ...
Plot: corruption, military, heroin, drug dealing, dark humor, soldier, military life, arms dealing, greed, unlikely criminals, black market, rebelliousness ...
Time: year 1989, 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: west germany, berlin germany, germany, iraq, europe ...
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The Lost Battalion (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fact-based war drama about an American battalion of over 500 men which gets trapped behind enemy lines in the Argonne Forest in October 1918 France during the closing weeks of World War I. Based on a true story, The Lost Battalion is set in 1918 ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war one, war, military, trench warfare, survival, military life, u.s. military, american abroad, u.s. army, pigeon, soldier, heroes ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: In the summer of 1941, the United States and Japan seem on the brink of war after constant embargos and failed diplomacy come to no end. "Tora! Tora! Tora!", named after the code words use by the lead Japanese pilot to indicate they had ...
Style: epic, factual, talky, intense, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: world war two, war, u.s. navy, battles, fighter plane, aviation, military life, navy, military, air raid, airplane, state affairs ...
Time: 70s, 1940s, year 1941, 20th century
Place: hawaii, japan, pearl harbor, washington d.c., asia ...
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Stripes (1981)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: John Winger, an indolent sad sack in his 30s, impulsively joins the U.S. Army after losing his job, his girlfriend and his apartment.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, intense, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: military, friendship, boot camp, basic training, soldier, slacker, cold war, u.s. army, teenager, flirting, obstacle course, rescue mission ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: california, italy, milan italy, czechoslovakia, west germany ...
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Enlisted (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Enlisted is an upcoming American television series that is set to premiere on Fox on January 10, 2014. Fox placed a 13-episode order for the single-camera comedy.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: military, basic training, soldier, sibling relationship, social misfits, hapless soldier, military life, fish out of water, disorder, sergeant, squad, misfit ...
Time: 21st century
Place: florida, usa
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In the Army Now (1994)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bones Conway and Jack Kaufman didn't really know what they were in for when they enlisted in the U.S. Army; they just wanted to get a job and make some money. But these new recruits are so hapless, they run the risk of getting kicked out before ...
Style: humorous, intense, not serious, absurd, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: desert, friendship, boot camp, stoners, justice, redemption, u.s. army, fish out of water, save the day, war, goofy hero, military life ...
Place: middle east, iraq
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Green Zone (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the U.S.-led occupation of Baghdad in 2003, Chief Warrant Officer Roy Miller and his team of Army inspectors were dispatched to find weapons of mass destruction believed to be stockpiled in the Iraqi desert. Rocketing from one booby-trapped ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, war, iraq war, soldier, military, spy, swat team, army, deception, pow, chase, investigation ...
Time: 2000s, year 2003, 21st century
Place: iraq, middle east, baghdad iraq, israel
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Windtalkers (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a "windtalker" - one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken language was indecipherable to Japanese code breakers.
Style: realistic, factual, brutal, intense, stylized ...
Plot: world war two, war, military, native american, artillery, battles, survival, code, soldier, friendship, courage, military life ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, post world war two, year 1943, 20th century
Place: japan, arizona, asia
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War Pigs (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A rag tag unit of misfits known as the War Pigs must go behind enemy lines to exterminate Nazis by any means necessary.
Style: captivating, tense, perverse
Plot: world war two, nazi, military, war, nazi hunter, soldier, battles, u.s. army, american soldier, behind enemy lines, fight, anti nazi ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: france
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Friends and Family (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Children and parents. In New York City, Stephen and Danny live well: they're smooth, cool, in love, and good at what they do. Stephen's Midwestern parents pay them a surprise visit. Meanwhile, Jenny and Matt tell their parents they are ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, witty ...
Plot: gay, hitman, family relations, comedy of errors, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, family gatherings, love and romance, gender, gangsters, lgbt, lgbtq ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york, indiana, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
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The Pentagon Wars (1998)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: From the director of “Made In America” and “The Money Pit” comes a hilarious look at one of the most expensive blunders in military history. Over 17 years and almost as many billion dollars have gone into devising the BFV (Bradley Fighting ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, disturbing, humorous, satirical ...
Plot: soldier, state affairs, undercover, military life, army investigation, government agency, power relations, infantrymen, workplace intrigue, tank, government, cold war ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 70s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
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The Deer Hunter (1978)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 183 min.
Story: A group of working-class friends decides to enlist in the Army during the Vietnam War and finds it to be hellish chaos -- not the noble venture they imagined. Before they left, Steven married his pregnant girlfriend -- and Michael and Nick were in ...
Style: epic, depressing, psychological, bleak, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, russian roulette, anti war, escape, friendship, suicide, hunting, small town, wedding, homecoming, war, gambling ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: vietnam, pennsylvania, asia, usa, saigon ...
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A Bridge Too Far (1977)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A Bridge Too Far tells the story of Operation Market Garden, the failed attempt by the allies to end the war quickly by securing three bridges in Holland and allowing access over the Rhine into Germany. A combination of poor allied intelligence and ...
Style: epic, realistic, intense, serious, rough ...
Audience: manly
Plot: war, world war two, behind enemy lines, tank, military, army, courage, allies, nazi, soldier, paratrooper, u.s. army ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, poland, england, berlin germany, netherlands ...
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Motherland: Fort Salem (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Set in an alternate America where witches ended their persecution over 300 years ago by cutting a deal with the government to fight for their country, the series follows three young women from basic training in combat magic into early deployment.
Style: captivating, mystical, sad, supernatural thriller, anime ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: witch, lesbian, lgbt, magic, sorceress, female soldier, female protagonist, public service, military service, supernatural, fight, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 2020s
Place: usa
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Bullets of Justice (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Kazakhstan, Bulgaria
Duration: 79 min.
Story: During World War III, the American government initiates a secret project codenamed ‘Army Bacon’ in order to create super soldiers by inbreeding humans with pigs. 25 years later the hybrid Muzzles have occupied the top of the food chain, eating ...
Style: humorous, tense, futuristic, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: army, experiment, mutation, apocalypse, bounty hunter, survival, military, bunker, government corruption, human experiment, female nudity, government ...
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Medal of Honor (2000)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The incredible stories of some of the many men and women who have received America's highest military award, the Medal of Honor, authorized by President Lincoln on March 25, 1863 for bravery above and beyond the call of duty.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting
Plot: heroism, u.s. air force, medal of honor, military service, heroes, coast guard, marines, u.s. navy, u.s. army, world war two, us military, sacrifice
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