Lebanese civil war movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lebanese civil war movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, rough, sincere, suspenseful and bleak films and TV shows about / with lebanese civil war, terrorism, violence, muslim, explosion, politics, catastrophe, terrorist, culture clash and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, War and Action genres shot in France, USA, Lebanon and other countries.
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lebanese civil war movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as lebanese civil war: West Beirut (1998), Tramontane (2016), In the Shadows of the City (2000), Spy Game (2001), Witness in the War Zone (1987), Incendies (2010), Circle of Deceit (1981), The Delta Force (1986), Navy Seals (1990), Operation Golden Phoenix (1994).

List of lebanese civil war movies

West Beirut (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Norway, Lebanon, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In April, 1975, civil war breaks out; Beirut is partitioned along a Moslem-Christian line. Tarek is in high school, making Super 8 movies with his friend, Omar. At first the war is a lark: school has closed, the violence is fascinating, getting from ...
Style: touching, melancholic, compassionate, emotional, sad ...
Plot: politics, friendship, revolution, prejudice, segregation, society, civil war, coming of age, lebanese civil war, survival, honest, sex ...
Time: 70s, 90s, year 1975
Place: middle east, israel, tokyo, poland, palestine ...
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Tramontane (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Lebanon, France, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Egypt
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rabih, a young blind man, lives in a small village in Lebanon. He sings in a choir and edits Braille documents for an income. His life unravels when he tries to apply for a passport and discovers that his identification card, which he has carried ...
Plot: lebanese civil war, choir, blindness, passport, identity, fake identification, sheik, adopted son, secret past, bureaucracy, blind man, orphan ...
Time: 2010s
Place: lebanon
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In the Shadows of the City (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Lebanon
Duration: 105 min.
Story: To escape the civil war between Christians and Muslims, a Lebanese family moves from the countryside to Beirut, only to find themselves caught in an equally dangerous situation
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious
Plot: survival, missing person, tragic event, soldier, terrorist, disappearance, civil war, politics, christian, moral dilemma, fall in love, lebanese civil war ...
Time: year 1990, year 1975
Place: lebanon, israel, beirut lebanon
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Spy Game (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Japan, France, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Veteran spy Nathan Muir is on the verge of retiring from the CIA when he learns that his one-time protégé and close friend, Tom Bishop, is a political prisoner sentenced to die in Beijing. Although their friendship has been marred by bad blood and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, stylized, rough, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, cia, mentor, terrorist, working undercover, suspense, undercover, secret agents, conspiracy, political corruption, cold war ...
Time: 90s, 21st century
Place: china, washington d.c., saigon, cyprus, munich germany ...
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Witness in the War Zone (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, War
Country: Israel, USA, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An American journalist is set up and fed false information after the Lebanon war.
Plot: lebanese civil war, journalism, aid worker, reporter, terrorism, bombing, corpse, dead child, assassination plot, war correspondent, reluctant hero, militia ...
Place: israel, beirut lebanon, lebanon
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Incendies (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A mother's last wishes send twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey to Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Adapted from Wajdi Mouawad's acclaimed play, Incendies tells the powerful and moving tale of two young adults' voyage to ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, unusual plot structure, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: prison, rape, torture, twists and turns, incest, incest rape, last will and testament, brother sister relationship, pregnant from rape, psychology, family problems, civil war ...
Time: year 1970, year 2009, 70s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: middle east, canada, lebanon, quebec, montreal
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Circle of Deceit (1981)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Georg Laschen leaves his family in West Germany to go work as a war correspondent in Beirut during the fights between Christians and Palestinians.
Style: political, realistic, serious, thought provoking, rough ...
Plot: reporter, journalism, female nudity, photographer, lebanese civil war, isolation, politics, lebanese, adoption, child, society, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: germany, lebanon, middle east, berlin germany, hamburg germany ...
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The Delta Force (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. What the terrorists don't realize is that an elite team of commandoes ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, buddy movie, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Audience: manly, teens, boys' night
Plot: terrorism, military, martial arts, hostage, fight, terrorist, violence, aviation, rescue mission, patriotism, spy, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, israel, athens greece, beirut lebanon, lebanon
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The Taking of Flight 847: The Uli Derickson Story (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This made-for-television film documents the takeover of the TWA airliner in flight from Athens to Rome in 1985. The focus is on the flight attendant, Uli Derickson, whose courage and hope helped save all but one of the passengers on the plane. The ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, air disaster, aviation, spy, lebanese civil war, airplane, hijacking, stewardess, confined, rescue, leadership, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: rome italy, europe, greece
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Navy Seals (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During a rescue mission, a team of Navy Seals discover that a terrorist group have access to deadly US built Stinger missiles, and must set out to locate and destroy them before they can be used.
Style: exciting, intense, humorous, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, war, military, u.s. navy, soldier, race against time, battles, heroes, gunfight, save the day, heroic mission, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: middle east, pentagon, usa, north america, beirut lebanon ...
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Operation Golden Phoenix (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: Lebanon, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A kickboxer is hired to protect half of a valuable medallion, but an evil warlord and another kickboxer are determined to have it, no matter what it takes.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, lebanese civil war, locket, treasure hunt, rivalry, blind ambition, escapades, on the run, dishonesty, good versus evil, parents and children, disguise ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: toronto ontario canada, lebanon, canada, ottoman empire, beirut lebanon
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Zozo (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, War
Country: Sweden, Czech Republic, UK, Denmark, Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Lebanese boy gets separated from his family during the civil war and ends up in Sweden.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy
Plot: orphan, immigrants, young heroes, fish out of water, society, life is a bitch, youth, wartime life, parents and children, young love, boy, childhood trauma ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: sweden, beirut lebanon, europe, middle east, lebanon
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Waltz with Bashir (2008)
Genre: Documentary, Animation, Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, War
Country: Israel, France, Germany, USA, Finland, Switzerland, Belgium, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Much awarded animated documentary, in which director and Israeli army veteran Ari Folman interviews friends and former soldiers about their memories of the 1982 Lebanon war and especially the Sabra and Shatila massacre in Beirut. The usage on ...
Style: rough, disturbing, adult animation, serious, psychological ...
Plot: war, politics, jewish, memory loss, soldier, military, nightmare, haunted by the past, guilt, mass murder, catastrophe, tragic event ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 21st century
Place: israel, lebanon, middle east, beirut lebanon, palestine
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Where Do We Go Now? (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Lebanon, Egypt, Italy, Qatar
Duration: 110 min.
Story: On a remote, isolated, unnamed Lebanese village inhabited by both Muslims and Christians. The village is surrounded by land mines and only reachable by a small bridge. As civil strife engulfed the country, the women in the village learn of this fact ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, sincere, uplifting, humorous ...
Plot: islam, religious differences, peaceful mission, village, disagreement, society, strong female character, religion, christianity, religious conflict, religious, civil war ...
Time: 21st century
Place: lebanon, middle east
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Don't Tell Me the Boy Was Mad (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Aram, a young man from Marseille of Armenian origin, blows up the Turkish ambassador's car in Paris. Gilles, a young cyclist who was passing at that precise moment, is seriously injured. Aram's mother feels guilty and feels the need to ...
Style: sincere, rough, disturbing, sentimental
Plot: assassination, armenian, bomb, execution, hospital, embassy, dancing, cyclist, ambassador, forgiveness, man in a wheelchair, murder ...
Time: year 1915, 80s
Place: france, armenia, berlin germany, beirut lebanon, ottoman empire ...
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Memory Box (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Lebanon, Canada, France, Qatar
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Maia, a single mother, lives in Montreal with her teenage daughter, Alex. On Christmas Eve, they receive an unexpected delivery: notebooks, tapes, and photos Maia sent to her best friend from 1980’s Beirut. Maia refuses to open the box or confront ...
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: woman, lebanese civil war, social network, snow, snowstorm, reading someone else's diary, flashback, suicide of father, female photographer, cemetery, church, squirrel ...
Time: 2010s, year 1982, 80s
Place: beirut lebanon, lebanon
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Carlos the Jackal (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 334 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Venezuelan revolutionary, Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, who founded a worldwide terrorist organization and raided the OPEC headquarters in 1975 before being caught by the French police.
Style: tense, suspenseful, political, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: terrorism, revolutionary, terrorist, murderer, gunfight, politics, character study, leader, wanted, radical, mission, cruelty ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, lebanon, middle east, south america, syria ...
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Syriana (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday is an American lawyer in charge of facilitating a dubious merger of oil companies, while Bryan Woodman, a ...
Style: political, thought provoking, tense, realistic, intense ...
Plot: terrorism, spy, cia, espionage, politics, corruption, capitalism, globalization, conspiracy, oil, suspense, political conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: middle east, usa, iran, lebanon, israel ...
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