Keyword: Afghanistan

Lone Survivor

Lone Survivor (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 12/24/2013
Four Navy SEALs on a covert mission to neutralize a high-level al-Qaeda operative are ambushed by the enemy in the mountains of Afghanistan. Faced with an impossible moral decision, the small band is isolated from help and surrounded by a much larger force of Taliban ready for war. As they confront unthinkable odds together, the four men find reserves of strength and resilience as they stay in...
Jarhead 2: Field of Fire

Jarhead 2: Field of Fire (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 08/19/2014
Battle-scarred and disillusioned by the war, Corporal Chris Merriman is put in charge of a unit whose next mission is to resupply a remote outpost on the edge of Taliban-controlled territory. While driving through the hostile Helman province, a Navy SEAL flags down their convoy and enlists the unit on an operation of international importance: they must help an Afghan woman famous for her defiance...
Fort Bliss

Fort Bliss (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 09/18/2014
A decorated Army medic and single mother returns home from an extended tour in Afghanistan to discover that the bond with her five-year-old son has been shattered. In her absence, the boy has attached to his father and his new girlfriend. As she struggles to reclaim her son's affection and reintegrate into civilian life, she meets a mechanic with whom she becomes romantically involved. Just as...
Living Daylights

The Living Daylights (1987)

Rated: PG Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 07/30/1987
After James Bond (Agent 007) helps Russian officer Georgi Koskov make a daring defection to the West, the intelligence community is shocked when Koskov is abducted from his remote hiding place. Bond leaps into action, following a trail that leads to the gorgeous Kara, who plays Bond as easily as she plays her Stradivari cello. As they unravel a complex weapons scheme with global implications, they...
Restrepo

Restrepo (2010)

Rated: R Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 06/24/2010
The deployment of the 173rd Airborne Brigade fighting in Afghanistan's Korengal Valley is chronicled throughout one year. The focus is on the remote 15-man outpost, "Restrepo," named after a platoon medic who was killed in action, and captures the experience of combat, boredom and fear through the eyes of the soldiers themselves.
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 01/16/2014
When a global terrorist network is about to be activated, brilliant CIA analyst Jack Ryan has no choice but to become operational. Yet when everyone who could stop the impending international catastrophe has something to lose or something to hide, who can Ryan possibly trust? Caught between his tight-lipped handler Harper, his in-the-dark fiancée Cathy and a fearsome Russian oligarch, Jack must...
Fahrenheit 9/11

Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)

Rated: R Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 06/22/2004
An expose which reflects upon what has happened to America since the events of September 11, 2001 that touches upon the personal relationship between President George W. Bush and the family of terrorist Osama bin Laden. As well, the chronicle focuses on the powerful roles that oil and greed may have played in the terrorist attack on the U.S.A.
Korengal

Korengal (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 05/29/2014
From May 2007 to July 2008, Sebastian Junger and his colleague, Tim Hetherington, chronicled the deployment of a platoon of U.S. troops in the deadliest valley in Afghanistan, and the experiences they captured became the documentary film "Restrepo." Constructed by Junger from their unused footage, this film picks up where the previous one left off: the same men, the same valley, the same...
Dir: Sebastian Junger
With: N/A
Hornet's Nest

The Hornet's Nest (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
Extraordinary real footage is used to tell the story of an elite group of U.S. troops sent on a dangerous mission deep inside one of Afghanistan's most hostile valleys. The film culminates with what was planned as a single day strike turning into nine intense days of harrowing combat against an invisible, hostile enemy in the country's complex terrain where no foreign troops have dared to go...
Dir: Christian Tureaud
With: N/A
Drones

Drones (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
On a surveillance mission of a possible terrorist hideout, two Nevada desert-based drone operators pilot an unmanned craft over Afghanistan. They find themselves facing a range of complicated moral dilemmas when they are ordered to kill a suspected terrorist and consequently many innocent bystanders - including children. With time running out, the soldiers begin to question the real motives behind...

Max (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/29/2015
A family adventure film inspired by true events. Belgian Shepard Malinois Max, a military working dog, returns from active service in Afghanistan shaken up by his handler's death. Out of control and seriously stressed, Max is adopted by the handler's bereaved family and bonds with the marine's troubled 14-year old brother. Together, they unravel the mystery surrounding Max's handler's death and...
Outsider

The Outsider (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 02/06/2014
Recalled from the battlefields of Afghanistan to identify the remains of his daughter, British mercenary Lex Walker arrives in Los Angeles to find that the body in the morgue belongs to a stranger. With his daughter now missing, Walker convinces a street-wise detective that she is still alive and in danger. The two follow a trail of high-tech intrigue that leads them to his daughter's former boss...
Kill Team

The Kill Team (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 79 minutes Release date: 07/24/2014
Specialist Adam Winfield, a 21-year-old infantryman in Afghanistan, attempted (with the help of his father) to alert the military to heinous war crimes his platoon was committing. When his father's pleas for help went unheeded, Adam was left to face his scornful platoon members, who threatened to silence him - permanently. Forced to choose between his conscience and his own survival, Adam found...
Dir: Dan Krauss
With: N/A

Man Down (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/04/2014
Prey

The Prey (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/06/2014
U.S. soldiers who are serving in Afghanistan become trapped in a cave and find that it is inhabited by a deadly creature.

The Great Man (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Hamilton and Markov are about to finish five years of service in the Foreign Legion and a six-month posting in Afghanistan when they are suddenly ambushed by enemy fire during an unauthorized outing, and Hamilton is seriously wounded. Markov is dishonorably discharged, despite having saved Hamilton's life, while Hamilton remains enlisted. They both end up in Paris, Markov ekes out a meager...
Dir: Sarah Leonor
With: N/A
Network

The Network (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 09/26/2013
After years of Taliban control, the only real media in Afghanistan is a state-run radio station. With the change in government, Saad Mohsen and his family launch an independent TV station called Tolo despite having little media experience. With programming like the talent show "Afghan Star" and the police drama "Eagle 4," Tolo upends conventional Afghan norms and starts real debate in a country...
Patrol

The Patrol (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/06/2014
Afghanistan, 2006, Helmand Province becomes one of the most dangerous places on Earth as the British Army is deployed into the Taliban heartland. When a Special Forces Operation prompts a Taliban counter attack, the unit's three day patrol hits double figures. Faced with low ammunition, injury and rising tensions under the command of a captain who is out of touch with his men, the exhausted...

No Burqas Behind Bars (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 77 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Takhar Prison, an Afghan women's prison, is one of the world's most restricted environments. Through the prisoners' own stories, we explore how "moral crimes" are used to control women in post-Taliban Afghanistan, a society where women are normally faceless. Outside the home, burqas cover them from head to toe, completely masking their identity, rendering them nearly invisible and voiceless...
Dir: Nima Sarvestani
With: N/A
We Came Home

We Came Home (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 84 minutes Release date: 09/26/2013
Afghan American musician, Ariana Delawari, spends 10 years documenting her father's homeland of Afghanistan through photographs, film and music. Delawari was born in Los Angeles the year the Soviets invaded Afghanistan. September 11th was a critical turning point for her family. Her parents sold all their possessions and moved back to Kabul where Delawari finally sees Afghanistan for herself...
Dir: Ariana Delawari
With: N/A
Soldier of Destiny

Soldier of Destiny (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
Tyler Ferguson is a Marine who lost his best friend in combat. He survives being captured by Afghan soldiers and travels to Africa to fulfill his brother in arm's last wish: to deliver the news to his sister running a Mission station in Ethiopia. JJ Harley, an ex-Marine turned Pastor, guides him through the process of dealing with the loss and the trauma of war amongst a vicious civil war...

Little Black Dress (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 0 Release date: N/A
Dir: Heo In-Moo
With: N/A