Commando movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant commando movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious and realistic films and TV shows about / with commando, danger, gun, violence, soldier, pistol, machine gun, commando unit, rescue and swat team plots mostly in Action, War and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as commando: The A-Team (1983), Commando (1985), The Devil's Brigade (1968), Predator (1987), Female Agents (2008), Stratton (2017), Doom (2005), The Dirty Dozen (1967), Den D (2008), The Lake (2017).

List of commando movies

 7.5
 33K
The A-Team (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The A-Team is an American action-adventure television series, running from 1983 to 1987, about a fictional group of ex United States Army Special Forces personnel who work as soldiers of fortune, while on the run from the Army after being branded as ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: commando, adventure, swat team, partners, mercenary, righting the wronged, ex soldier, chases and races, escapades, improvised weapon, gunfight, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vietnam
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 6.7
 142K
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, serious, tense, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, kidnapping, father, commando, heroes, mercenary, danger, gunfight, hostage, vengeance, machismo, warrior ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, twentieth century
Place: latin america, california, los angeles
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The Devil's Brigade (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: 1968 American war film about the formation and first mission of the joint Canadian-American WWII special forces winter and mountain unit formally called 1st Special Service Force, but commonly known as “The Devil’s Brigade”. The film ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, commando, battles, heroes, war, military, wartime life, espionage, anti war, escapades, basic training, military life ...
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, norway, canada, europe, germany ...
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 7.8
 363K
Predator (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Dutch and his group of commandos are hired by the CIA to rescue downed airmen from guerillas in a Central American jungle. The mission goes well but as they return they find that something is hunting them. Nearly invisible, it blends in with the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, monster, survival, deadly creature, jungle, warrior, hunting, creature, trap, evil alien, danger, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987, twentieth century, future
Place: latin america, central america, south america
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Female Agents (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: May 1944, a group of French servicewomen and resistance fighters are enlisted into the British Special Operations Executive commando group under the command of Louise Desfontaines and her brother Pierre. Their mission, to rescue a British army ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: resistance, world war two, rescue, betrayal, commando, d day, hospital, survival, heroic mission, behind enemy lines, working undercover, wartime life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1944, year 1945
Place: london, paris france, normandy, france, europe ...
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 4.8
 4K
Stratton (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A British Special Boat Service commando tracks down an international terrorist cell.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: terrorist, british, commando, terrorist plot, military, swat team, investigation, rescue, race against time, gunfight, explosion, evacuation ...
Time: 2010s, frogman
Place: rome italy, iran, big ben london, ukraine, london
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 5.2
 105K
Doom (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Czech Republic, Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A team of space marines known as the Rapid Response Tactical Squad, led by Sarge, is sent to a science facility on Mars after somebody reports a security breach. There, they learn that the alert came after a test subject, a mass murderer ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, mars, danger, teleportation, future dystopia, alien, gory, heroic mission, human versus monster, video game, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2040s, 2020s
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The Dirty Dozen (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 12 American military prisoners in World War II are ordered to infiltrate a well-guarded enemy château and kill the Nazi officers vacationing there. The soldiers, most of whom are facing death sentences for a variety of violent crimes, agree to the ...
Style: exciting, serious, intense, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: behind enemy lines, world war two, soldier, military, squad, military base, mission, machismo, suicide mission, danger, against the odds, d day ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: france, europe, london, brittany, germany
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 3.2
 423
Den D (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The remake of famous Commando (1985) movie.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: hitman, one man army, murder, terrorist, kidnapping, arrest, commando, hostage, gunfight, car accident, warrior, daring rescue ...
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 5.4
 8K
The Lake (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: France, Belgium, Germany, USA, Malta, Croatia, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A team of Navy SEALs discovers an underwater treasure in a Bosnian lake.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: treasure, navy, mystery, military, courage, rescue, friendship between men, bomb, world war two, exploding helicopter, underwater scene, gunfight ...
Time: 1940s, 1990s, year 1995, year 1944, 90s ...
Place: serbia, yugoslavia, eastern europe, europe, bosnia herzegovina ...
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Battle of the Commandos (1969)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A British Colonel is angry with his superiors after his entire platoon is slaughtered by the Germans in what he saw as a suicide mission. So for his next mission, he takes along a platoon a convicted criminals - to prepare the Normandy beaches for ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: military, soldier, world war two, collaborator, train, revenge, disguise, resistance, commando, submarine, battles, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1940s
Place: france
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 5.2
 86
Cop Game (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the final days of the Vietnam War, someone is killing the officers of the elite Cobra Force. Two undercover M.P.'s are assigned to the case. The trail leads from the streets of Saigon to the war zone.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: prostitute, jungle, traitor, commando, conspiracy, secret agents, fight, gunfight, shot in the head, fistfight, helicopter, hand to hand combat ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, saigon, thailand
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Operation Snafu (1970)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In WWII, a commando was sent in a secret mission in Sicily. They had a reluctant Italian prisoner of war to help them.
Plot: commando, world war two, german army, german occupation, commando raid, cafe, cigarette smoking, italian fascism
Place: sicily, italy, sicily italy
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When Heroes Die (1970)
Genre: War
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of a group of American commandos assigned to kidnap General Rommel. But the soldiers are caught by the Germans who decide to use their plan against them. Replacing the American soldiers with German soldiers, and with the help of a fake ...
Plot: commando, world war two, soldier, mission, kidnapping, cheating, plan, nazi, captive, nazis
Time: 1940s
Place: europe
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Vigilante Diaries (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The Vigilante Diaries is a high octane action-adventure film featuring 90's movie heroes, explosive action, and international espionage. The film revolves around a team of black-ops agents turned crime-fighters, led by a brooding anti-hero, ...
Style: intense, tense, suspense, semi serious
Plot: vigilantism, vigilante, tough guy, gangster, ex soldier, terrorism, gangsters, rescue, mission, commando, torture, muscleman ...
Place: scotland, armenia, russia
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The Secret Invasion (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During World War II, convicts are recruited by the Allies for an extremely hazardous mission.
Style: cult film, realistic, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: ira, world war two, soldier, battles, heroes, commando, prison, tunnel, pardon, danger, adventure, daring rescue ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, italy, balkan, cairo egypt
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 6.8
 36K
Who Am I? (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Martial-arts megastar Jackie Chan wrote, directed and stars in this action-comedy. Secret agent Jackie (Chan) leads a commando group to Africa to kidnap scientists who are working to unleash a powerful -- and lethal -- new energy source. When Jackie ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, suspense, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, adventure, secret agents, martial arts, chase, on the run, danger, espionage, fistfight, secret agent, swat team, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: south africa, hong kong, asia, africa
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Where Eagles Dare (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK
Duration: 158 min.
Story: World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that's nearly impossible to breach. It's up to a group of skilled Allied soldiers to liberate the general ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, mountain, espionage, undercover, double agent, behind enemy lines, heroes, military, parachute, castle, falling from height, commando ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, austria, alps, bavaria, europe
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Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky takes his first tenuous steps into adulthood while remaining a reluctant human ally of Autobot-leader Optimus Prime. The film centers around the space race between the USSR and the USA, suggesting there was a hidden Transformers role in ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, cult film, epic, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, giant robots, alien planet, man versus machine, betrayal, good versus evil, evil alien, killer robot, destruction, mexican standoff, deception, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 60s, 2010s, 1960s ...
Place: middle east, africa, new mexico, chicago illinois, pentagon ...
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 5.9
 72K
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, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: female soldier, strong female character, soldier, fighting the system, basic training, military, strong female lead, navy, army, sexism, military base, feminism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: middle east, libya, israel
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 7.2
 329K
Die Hard 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, lone hero, airport, christmas, fight scenes, terrorism, save the day, police officer, one man army, danger, chase, airplane ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s, year 1990
Place: washington d.c., usa, california, los angeles
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Attack Force Z (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, Taiwan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Tim Burstall directs then-up-and-comers Mel Gibson and Sam Neill in this action-packed Cannes Film Festival selection about the grim realities of World War II, a gritty drama based on actual events. Sent to rescue survivors from the site of a plane ...
Style: realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, island, anti war, heroes, battles, soldier, submarine, commando, mission, rescue, espionage, heroic mission ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, year 1945
Place: chicago illinois, usa, australia
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 6.3
 49K
Spectral (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A special-ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural being that have taken over a European city.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: danger, supernatural, survival, escapades, military, science, battles, save the world, heroes, heroic mission, technology, chaos ...
Time: near future, future
Place: usa, new york, eastern europe, virginia
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 6.0
 71K
Doomsday (2008)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, South Africa, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A lethal virus spreads throughout the British isles,infecting millions and killing hundreds of thousands. To contain the threat, acting authorities brutally quarantine the country as it succumbs to fear and chaos. The quarantine is successful. Three ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, post apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, cannibalism, rescue, infected, future dystopia, danger, chase, quarantine, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2030s, 2010s ...
Place: scotland, england, london, europe, glasgow scotland ...
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The Expendables 3 (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Germany, Bulgaria
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Barney, Christmas and the rest of the team comes face-to-face with Conrad Stonebanks, who years ago co-founded The Expendables with Barney. Stonebanks subsequently became a ruthless arms trader and someone who Barney was forced to kill… or so he ...
Style: exciting, rough, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, danger, arms dealer, battle, rescue mission, revolver, hospital, cia, commando, escapades, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2014, 80s
Place: mexico, moscow russia, new york, romania, wyoming ...
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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: suspense, tense, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: ship, pirate, hostage, terrorism, rescue, hijacking, navy, kidnapping, hostages, u.s. navy, confined, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 2000s, 2010s
Place: somalia, africa, usa, kenya, vermont ...
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 5.7
 46K
Bloodshot (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After he and his wife are murdered, marine Ray Garrison is resurrected by a team of scientists. Enhanced with nanotechnology, he becomes a superhuman, biotech killing machine - Bloodshot. As Ray first trains with fellow super-soldiers, he cannot ...
Style: tense, psychotronic, psychological, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: nanotechnology, superhuman powers, cyberpunk, dark hero, superhero, mutant, redemption, rescue, immortality, super soldier, back from the dead, self healing ...
Time: contemporary, near future, 2020s
Place: london, budapest hungary, budapest, hungary, italy ...
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 6.1
 62K
Mile 22 (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Colombia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A CIA field officer and an Indonesian police officer are forced to work together in confronting political corruption. An informant must be moved twenty-two miles to safety.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agent, secret agents, top secret, martial arts, terrorist, cia, political corruption, danger, black ops, machismo, bravery, terrorist group ...
Time: 2010s, year 2016
Place: asia, indonesia, southeast asia
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Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: FBI agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the U.S. border.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, bleak, disturbing
Plot: neo noir, drug cartel, gunfight, cia, cartel, black ops, u.s. mexico border, explosion, brutality, little girl, violence, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: sonora, mexico, somalia, texas
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The Monuments Men (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, The Monuments Men is an action drama focusing on seven over-the-hill, out-of-shape museum directors, artists, architects, curators, and art historians who went to the front lines of ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Plot: world war two, art theft, war, nazi germany, military, painting, rescue, treasure hunt, architect, heroic mission, hunt down, military life ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 70s, year 1944 ...
Place: germany, europe, new york, austria, paris france ...
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