Movies about the military

List of the best military movies selected by visitors to our site: Alita: Battle Angel, Outside the Wire, Redemption Day, The Turncoat, The Last Full Measure, The Outpost, Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior, Operation Christmas Drop, Bullets of Justice, Baaghi 3.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, melodrama, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada, Argentina
CharactersRobots, Teens, Scientists, Military, Hunters, Warriors, Dogs
PlotMartial Arts, Fights without rules, Technology, Adventure, Motorcycles, Lost memory
PlaceLake, Spaceships, Mars
StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Bright, Vivid, Cyberpunk, Fascinating, Tense

    When Alita awakens with no memory of who she is in a future world she does not recognize, she is taken in by Ido, a compassionate doctor who realizes that somewhere in this abandoned cyborg shell is the heart and soul of a young woman with an extraordinary past.

    Outside the Wire (2021)
    CharactersPartners, Military, Soldier, Spy, Terrorists, Snipers, Pilots, Robots
    PlotArtificial Intelligence, Weapon, War, Death, Martial Arts, Survival, Political, Bank robbery, Hostage, Fight
    StyleNetflix, Unexpected ending, Cyberpunk

      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.

      Redemption Day (2021)
      Markimdb: 4.9
      Genreaction, thriller
      CharactersTerrorists, Lifeguards, Military, Soldier
      PlotHostage, Skirmishes
      StyleExciting, Disturbing, For men

        Having just returned home, decorated U.S. Marine Captain Brad Paxton's wife, Kate, is kidnapped by a terrorist group while working in Morocco. He is forced back into action for a daring and deadly operation to save the woman he loves.

        The Turncoat (2020)
        Markimdb: 6.8
        CharactersSoldier, Military
        PlotWar, Diving
        PlaceTrains, Berlin, Lake
        TimeWorld War II

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          The Last Full Measure (2020)
          Markimdb: 6.8
          Genredrama, military, history
          CharactersHeroes, Military, Lawyers
          PlotInvestigation, Cancer, Death, On real events
          PlaceHospitals, Jungle
          StyleAction, Soulful, Fascinating, For men

            The incredible true story of Vietnam War hero William H. Pitsenbarger, a U.S. Air Force Pararescuemen medic who personally saved over sixty men. Thirty-two years later, Pentagon staffer Scott Huffman investigates a Congressional Medal of Honor request for Pitsenbarger and uncovers a high-level conspiracy behind the decades-long denial of the medal, prompting Huffman to put his own career on the line to seek justice for the fallen airman.

            The Outpost (2020)
            Markimdb: 6.8
            Genreaction, drama, military, history
            CountryUSA, Bulgaria
            CharactersHeroes, Soldier, Military
            PlotWar, On real events

              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 Kamdesh, as it was known, was the bloodiest American engagement of the Afghan War in 2009 and Bravo Troop 3-61 CAV became one of the most decorated units of the 19-year conflict.

              Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior (2020)
              Markimdb: 7.6
              Genreaction, drama, military, biography, history
              CharactersWarriors, Military, Kings, Emperors
              PlotDeath, On real events

                When Aurangzeb recruits his trusted soldier Udaybhan to control the Kondhana fort, Shivaji's military leader Tanhaji Malusare and his army of Maratha warriors set out to recapture the fortress.

                Operation Christmas Drop (2020)
                CharactersMilitary, Pilots
                PlotAdventure, On real events
                TimeNew Year
                StyleLight, Fascinating, Makes me think, Inspirational, Romantic

                  While gathering evidence to support closing a tropical U.S. Air Force base, a congressional aide warms to its generous captain.

                  Bullets of Justice (2020)
                  Markimdb: 4.6
                  Genrefantastic, action, comedy
                  CountryKazakhstan, Bulgaria
                  CharactersMilitary, Hunters
                  PlotApocalypse, Death, Survival, Experiments
                  TimePost apocalypse

                    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 and farming humanity. Ex-bounty hunter Rob Justice works for the last line of human resistance - a group of survivors hiding in a nuclear bunker deep underground - and his mission is to search and destroy Muzzle Central.

                    Baaghi 3 (2020)
                    Markimdb: 2.1
                    Genreaction, melodrama
                    CharactersTough guys, Military
                    PlotMartial Arts
                    StyleAction, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating

                      A man embarks on a bloody rampage to save his kidnapped brother.

                      Violet Evergarden: The Movie (2020)
                      Markimdb: 8.3
                      Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama, cartoon, short
                      CharactersMilitary, Orphans
                      PlotLove, War
                      StyleTouching, Steampunk, Romantic

                        After working as an Auto Memory Doll, Violet Evergarden has come to learn the meaning of the words “I love you.” Her soul, which has been deeply scarred by the war, has begun to heal. She continues to move forward in life, helping others in need, while keeping the words of the first person who ever said “I love you” to her close to her heart. When she takes on a job to write a letter for a terminally-ill boy, time starts to move forward.

                        Mulan (2020)
                        Markimdb: 5.6
                        Genreaction, fantasy, drama
                        CountryUSA, China, Canada
                        CharactersSoldier, Military

                          When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in the Imperial Chinese Army to defend the country from Huns, Hua Mulan, the eldest daughter of an honored warrior, steps in to take the place of her ailing father. She is spirited, determined and quick on her feet. Disguised as a man by the name of Hua Jun, she is tested every step of the way and must harness her innermost strength and embrace her true potential.

                          The Last Frontier (2020)
                          Markimdb: 6.4
                          Genreaction, drama, military, history
                          CharactersSoldier, Military
                          PlotOn real events
                          TimeWorld War II

                            The story of the Podolsk cadets’ heroic stand outside Moscow in October 1941. Cadets were sent to the Ilyinsky line, fighting alongside units from the Soviet 43rd Army to hold back the German advance until reinforcements arrived. Hopelessly outnumbered, young men laid down their lives in a battle lasting almost two weeks to obstruct the far superior German forces advancing towards Moscow. Around 3,500 cadets and their commanding officers were sent to hold up the last line of defense outside Moscow. Most of them remained there for eternity.

                            Outlaw (2020)
                            Markimdb: 3.9
                            CharactersMilitary, Horses, Taxi drivers

                              A high school student and a young criminal are trying to get reciprocity from the most popular guy in the school. The general and the dancer in 1985 put their careers and life on the line to be together.

                              Uri: The Surgical Strike (2019)
                              Mark8.6 (imdb: 8.2)
                              Genreaction, drama, military, history
                              CharactersMilitary, Special Forces, Terrorists, Soldier

                                Following the roguish terrorist attacks at Uri Army Base camp in Kashmir, India takes the fight to the enemy, in its most successful covert operation till date with one and only one objective of avenging their fallen heroes.

                                Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
                                Mark7.2 (imdb: 6)
                                Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure
                                CountryUSA, Japan
                                CharactersMonsters, Military, Dragons
                                PlotDisasters, Apocalypse

                                  Follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species - thought to be mere myths - rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity's very existence hanging in the balance.

                                  In The Port of Cape Town (2019)
                                  Markimdb: 4.6

                                    Sailor, Tillage and Salazhonok. They met only once, in the summer of 1945, in the Far East, in arms and with serious intentions. Everything ended in a firefight, and each of the participants is sure that he killed the other two. However, fate gave them all a long, eventful life. It will take more than half a century and in one of the days in different parts of the Earth there will be events associated with that fateful meeting of the summer of 1945, and the viewer will learn how she has drastically changed the life of each hero and not only.

                                    Midway (2019)
                                    Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
                                    Genreaction, military, biography, history
                                    CountryUSA, China, Canada, Hong Kong
                                    CharactersSoldier, Military
                                    PlotWar, Revenge, Sea battles, On real events
                                    PlaceSea, Japan, USA
                                    TimeWorld War II

                                      The story of the soldiers and aviators who helped turn the tide of the Second World War during the iconic Battle of Midway in June 1942.

                                      Doom: Annihilation (2019)
                                      Mark7 (imdb: 3.6)
                                      Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
                                      CharactersMonsters, Scientists, Military, Demons, Zombie
                                      PlotSurvival, Confrontation, Weapon

                                        Doom: Annihilation follows a group of space marines as they respond to a distress call from a base on a Martian moon, only to discover it’s been overrun by demonic creatures who threaten to create Hell on Earth.

                                        The Blackout (2019)
                                        Markimdb: 6.1
                                        Genrefantastic, action, thriller
                                        CharactersFriends, Soldier, Military
                                        PlotAdventure, Death
                                        StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, For men, Tense, Disturbing

                                          No meteorites hit Earth, no terrorists put the world in danger, no atomic war was started, but something did go wrong. Contact between most towns on Earth has been severed. A small ring-like area in Eastern Europe still has electricity, and maybe even life is being reported from the Space. What military forces find outside the Ring is shocking. There are dead corpses everywhere: in stores, in cars, on roads, in hospitals and railway stations. Who or what is destroying all life on Earth? How long will the last outpost of mankind survive?