Movies about Chechnya

List of the best films about Chechnya according to visitors: Escape Plan 2: Hades, Ordered to Forget, The Search, Closeness, Beyond Borders, Prisoner of the Mountains, Lethal Weapon, The Courier, Maximum Conviction, Jason Bourne.

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Escape Plan 2: Hades (2018)
Markimdb: 3.9
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:02
CharactersHackers, Robots, Spy, Killers, Friends
PlotSurvival, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Prison Break, Artificial Intelligence
PlacePrison, Chechnya
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Tense, Depressive

Ray Breslin manages an elite team of security specialists trained in the art of breaking people out of the world's most impenetrable prisons. When his most trusted operative, Shu Ren, is kidnapped and disappears inside the most elaborate prison ever built, Ray must track him down with the help of some of his former friends.

Ordered to Forget (2014)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genredrama, history
CountryRussia
Duration01:26
PlaceChechnya

As the mass deportations of the Chechen and Ingush peoples begin in 1944, young Daud and Seda escape to the mountains. When they get back to their native village, however, they witness a horrifying war crime.

The Search (2014)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, military
CountryFrance, Georgia
Duration02:29
CharactersFriends, Soldier, Orphans
PlotDancing, Friendship, Pursuit
PlaceChechnya, Trains, Russia, Caucasus, Helicopters
TimeNew Year
StyleTouching, Serious

A woman who works for a non-governmental organization (NGO) forms a special relationship with a young boy in war-torn Chechnya.

Closeness (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama
CountryRussia
Duration01:47
CharactersJews, Family, Brothers, Mothers
PlotDancing, Cars, Money, Blackmail, Gifts
PlaceChechnya, Russia, Party
StyleTouching, Serious, Disturbing

1998, Nalchik. A Jewish family is in trouble: the youngest son and his bride do not come home, and in the morning, a ransom note arrives. The ransom is so high that the family is forced not only to sell its small business, but also to seek help from its fellow tribesmen.

Beyond Borders (2003)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genremelodrama, drama, adventure, military
CountryGermany, USA
Duration02:07
CharactersCIA, Pianists, Surgeons
PlotWar
PlaceChechnya, Africa, England, Deserts, London
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Fascinating, Touching

Beyond Borders is an epic tale of the turbulent romance between two star-crossed lovers set against the backdrop of the world's most dangerous hot spots. Academy Award winner Angelina Jolie stars as Sarah Jordan, an American living in London in 1984. She is married to Henry Bauford son of a wealthy British industrialist, when she encounters Nick Callahan a renegade doctor, whose impassioned plea for help to support his relief efforts in war-torn Africa moves her deeply. As a result, Sarah embarks upon a journey of discovery that leads to danger, heartbreak and romance in the far corners of the world.

Prisoner of the Mountains (1996)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama, military
CountryRussia, Kazakhstan
Duration01:40
PlotHostage
PlacePrison, Chechnya, Russia, Caucasus

Two Russian soldiers, one battle-seasoned and the other barely into his boots and uniform, are taken prisoner by an anxious Islamic father from a remote village hoping to trade them for his captured son.

Lethal Weapon (2016)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration03:10
CharactersPolice, Friends, Partners, Veterans
PlotAdventure, Investigation, Friendship, Death, Weapon
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleExciting, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Tense

A slightly unhinged former Navy SEAL lands a job as a police officer in Los Angeles where he's partnered with a veteran detective trying to keep maintain a low stress level in his life.

The Courier (2019)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersSnipers, Gangsters, Spy, Special Forces, Lawyers
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Skirmishes, Fight, Chase
TimeWorld War II
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Tense

This intense action-thriller unfolds in real time as two embattled souls fight for their lives. Gary Oldman stars as a vicious crime boss out to kill Nick, the lone witness set to testify against him. He hires a mysterious female motorcycle courier to unknowingly deliver a poison-gas bomb to slay Nick, but after she rescues Nick from certain death, the duo must confront an army of ruthless hired killers in order to survive the night.

Maximum Conviction (2012)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
CharactersCIA, Heroes, Partners
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Basketball, Fight, Money
PlacePrison, Texas, USA
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Heavy, Tense, Serious

When former black ops operative Tom Steele and his partner Manning are assigned to decommission an old prison, they must oversee the arrival of two mysterious female prisoners. Before long, an elite force of mercenaries assault the prison in search of the new arrivals. As the true identities of the women are revealed, Steele realizes he's caught in the middle of something far bigger than he had imagined.

Jason Bourne (2016)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, thriller, detective
CountryUSA, Germany, Czech Republic, France
Duration02:17
CharactersHackers, CIA, Spy, Tough guys
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Skirmishes, Revenge, Investigation
PlaceUSA
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past.

Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014)
Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany, Canada, South Africa, USA
Duration01:54
CharactersPsychiatrists
PlotLove, Adventure, Travel, Friendship, Loneliness
PlaceEngland
StyleTo cry, Inspirational, Vital signs, Touching

Hector is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his girlfriend, Clara, he feels like a fraud: he hasn’t really tasted life, and yet he’s offering advice to patients who are just not getting any happier. So Hector decides to break out of his deluded and routine driven life. Armed with buckets of courage and child-like curiosity, he embarks on a global quest in hopes of uncovering the elusive secret formula for true happiness. And so begins a larger than life adventure with riotously funny results.

Queen of the Desert (2015)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genremelodrama, drama, adventure, biography, history
CountryUSA, Morocco
Duration03:10
CharactersKings, Spy, Strong women, Writers, Slaves
PlotOn real events, Slavery, Loneliness, Death, Political
PlaceEngland, Deserts, Turkey
StyleExciting, Soulful, Fascinating, Serious, Disturbing

A chronicle of Gertrude Bell's life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century.

What the Day Owes the Night (2012)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance
Duration02:42
CharactersFriends
PlotFriendship, Revolution, True love, Uprising
StyleRomantic, To cry, By books, Fascinating, Touching

Algeria, the 1930s. Younes is nine years old when he is put in his uncle's care in Oran. Rebaptized Jonas, he grows up among the Rio Salado youths, with whom he becomes friends. Emilie is one of the gang; everyone is in love with her. A great love story develops between Jonas and Emilie, which is soon unsettled by the conflicts troubling the country.

Special Forces (2011)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, drama, military
CountryFrance
Duration01:44
CharactersSnipers, Special Forces, Heroes, Military, Journalists
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Chase
PlaceAfghanistan
StyleExciting, Action, Heavy, Serious, For men

Afghanistan. War correspondent Elsa Casanova is taken hostage by the Taliban. Faced with her imminent execution, a Special Forces unit is dispatched to free her. In some of the world’s most breathtaking yet hostile landscapes, a relentless pursuit begins between her kidnappers who have no intention of letting their prey escape them and a group of soldiers who risk their lives in pursuit of their single aim – to bring her home alive. This strong, independent woman and these men of duty are thrown together and forced to confront situations of great danger that inextricably bind them – emotionally, violently and intimately.

Ode to My Father (2014)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genredrama, military, history
CountrySouth Korea
Duration02:06
CharactersFriends, Fathers, Nurses
PlotWar, Friendship, Pursuit
PlaceShips, Korea
StyleTo cry, Fascinating, Epic, Touching, Serious

Korea, 1950. A child's vow to take care of his family marks the beginning of a lifelong promise spanning sixty years.

Wunderkinder (2011)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, military, music
CountryGermany
Duration01:40
CharactersMusicians, Jews, Friends
PlotWar, Friendship, Self-sacrifice
PlaceRussia, Ukraine
TimeWorld War II
StyleFascinating, Touching, Depressive, Serious

Three musically talented children look to the future, but their hopes crumble when Germany and Russia enter into war.

Fury (2014)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, drama, military
CountryUSA, China, United Kingdom
Duration02:14
CharactersTankman, Heroes, Military, Soldier
PlotWar, Tanks, Rivalry
PlaceGermany
TimeWorld War II
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Heavy, Depressive

Last months of World War II in April 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theater, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant in the 2nd Armored Division named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank called "Fury" and its five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.

Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden (2012)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersDogs, Heroes, Military, Soldier, Marines
PlotOn real events
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting, Action, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

When the rumored whereabouts of Osama bin Laden are revealed, the CIA readies a team of seasoned U.S. Navy SEALs for the mission of a lifetime. Despite inconclusive evidence that bin Laden is inside the compound, and ignoring the possible ramifications of an unannounced attack on Pakistani soil, the Pentagon orders the attack. The SEAL Team bands together to complete their mission of justice in a riveting final showdown.

King Jack (2015)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, adventure
CountryUSA
CharactersDogs, Teens, Teachers, Friends, Sisters
PlotDancing, Adventure, Money, Friendship, Pursuit
PlaceSchool, Trains, Party, USA, Small cities
TimeSummer
StyleTouching, Serious

Growing up in a rural town filled with violent delinquents, Jack has learned to do what it takes to survive, despite having an oblivious mother and no father. After his aunt falls ill and a younger cousin comes to stay with him, the hardened 15-year-old discovers the importance of friendship, family, and looking for happiness even in the most desolate of circumstances.

A Single Rider (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:38
CharactersDogs, Family, Judge, Neighbors, Tourists
PlotLoneliness, Internet, Mystery, Moving
PlaceAircraft, School, Beach, Hospitals, Australia
StyleTouching, Serious, Disturbing

Promising fund manager Jae-hoon is at the brink of losing everything when his company goes bankrupt. Overwhelmed by despair, he takes an impulsive trip to Australia where his wife and son live. As his trip nears its unexpected end, Jae-hoon gets a chance to look back on his life.




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