Keyword: armed forces

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 135 minutes Release date: 04/03/2014
After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, a.k.a. Captain America, is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes embroiled in a web of intrigue that threatens to put the world at risk. Joining forces with the Black Widow, Captain America struggles to expose the...
Dark Knight Rises

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 165 minutes Release date: 07/19/2012
It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent...
Rambo

Rambo (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 01/24/2008
John Rambo has retreated to northern Thailand, where he's running a longboat on the Salween River. On the nearby Thai-Burma (Myanmar) border, the world's longest-running civil war, the Burmese-Karen conflict, rages into its 60th year. But Rambo, who lives a solitary, simple life in the mountains and jungles fishing and catching poisonous snakes to sell, has long given up fighting, even as medics...
Act of Valor

Act of Valor (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 02/23/2012
When a mission to rescue a kidnapped CIA operative unexpectedly uncovers a chilling plot with potentially unimaginable consequences, a team of the most elite, highly-trained warriors in the modern world is dispatched on a top-secret operation. As the valiant men of Bandito Platoon race against the clock in an ever-widening mission to hotspots around the globe, they must balance their commitment to...
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 08/06/2009
From the Egyptian desert to deep below the polar ice caps, the elite G.I. Joe team uses the latest in next-generation spy and military equipment to fight the corrupt arms dealer Destro and the growing threat of the mysterious Cobra organization to prevent them from plunging the world into chaos.
Valkyrie

Valkyrie (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 12/24/2008
A proud military man, Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg is a loyal officer who loves his country but has been forced to watch with horror as the rise of Hitler has led to the events of World War II. He has continued his military service, all the while hoping someone will find a way to stop Hitler before Europe and Germany are destroyed. Realizing time is running out, Stauffenberg decides he must...
Tropic Thunder

Tropic Thunder (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 08/12/2008
A group of self-absorbed actors set out to make the biggest war film ever. After ballooning costs (and the out of control egos of the pampered cast) threaten to shut down the movie, the frustrated director refuses to stop shooting, leading his cast deep into the jungles of Southeast Asia for "increased realism," where they inadvertently encounter real bad guys.
Marine

The Marine (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 10/12/2006
John Titan is a heroic Marine who returns home after being discharged--against his will--from the Iraq War. Stateside, he finds himself back in action, when his wife is kidnapped by a murderous gang led by the merciless Rome. With everything on the line, the Marine will stop at nothing to carry out his toughest and most important mission.
Captain Phillips

Captain Phillips (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 10/10/2013
The myriad effects of globalization are seen through this examination of the true story of the 2009 hijacking of the U.S. container ship Maersk Alabama by a crew of Somali pirates. The film focuses on the relationship between the Alabama's commanding officer, Captain Richard Phillips, and the Somali pirate captain Muse, who takes him hostage. The two men are set on an unstoppable collision course...
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 139 minutes Release date: 11/13/2003
During the Napoleonic Wars, Lucky Jack Aubrey captains the crew of his H.M.S. Surprise. When the ship is suddenly attacked by a superior enemy, it is badly damaged and much of his crew is injured. In a bold and dangerous move, Aubrey decides to set sail in a high stakes chase across two oceans to intercept and capture their foe. It's a mission that can decide the fate of a nation--or destroy Lucky...

Sam & Amira (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/08/2014
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...
Red Tails

Red Tails (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 01/19/2012
Italy, 1944. As the war takes its toll on Allied forces in Europe, a squadron of black pilots known as the Tuskegee Airmen are finally given the chance to prove themselves in the sky, even as they battle discrimination on the ground.
Annapolis

Annapolis (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 01/26/2006
It's known as one of the toughest institutions is America--a home for the best and brightest who are driven to serve their country and a training facility where only the strongest survive. It's a rarified world that, by necessity, makes or breaks tomorrow's heroes. And for local Maryland kid Jake Huard the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis has been a lifelong dream he never thought could...
Valiant

Valiant (2005)

Rated: G Runtime: 76 minutes Release date: 08/18/2005
A brave-but-undersized pigeon, named Valiant, dreams of joining the elite Royal Homing Pigeon Service and serving crown and country during World War II. Despite his small stature, Valiant's ambitions are enormous as he keeps a stiff upper beak and endures rigorous training in preparation for a dangerous mission to deliver vital messages to troops behind enemy lines. With a shortage of wingpower in...
Stealth

Stealth (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 07/28/2005
U.S. Navy pilots Ben Gannon, Kara Wade and Henry Purcell are part of a close-knit elite division of test pilots flying highly classified stealth fighter jets, referred to only as Talons. They're the best of the best and they know it. Then their commanding officer Cpt. George Cummings introduces the team to their new wingman--an artificial intelligence-based UCAV, nicknamed "EDI." Although Ben is...

War Chhod Na Yaar (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 10/10/2013
This war satire focuses on the experiences of armed forces as well as highlighting some of the weak excuses for starting unwanted wars. The relationships between the soldiers on both sides of the Indian and Pakistani border are challenged when war is declared. And when a pretty journalist arrives to cover the conflict, an Indian army captain and Pakistani officer find themselves in competition for...
Guardian

The Guardian (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 139 minutes Release date: 09/28/2006
After losing his crew in a fatal crash, legendary Rescue Swimmer, Ben Randall, is sent to teach at "A" School, an elite training program for Coast Guard Rescue Swimmers. Wrestling with the loss of his crew members, he throws himself into teaching, turning the program upside down with his unorthodox training methods. While there, he encounters a young, cocky swim champ, Jake Fischer, who is...

Dawn Patrol (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2014
When a surfer avenges his brother's murder, he accidentally kills the wrong man. He joins the Marines to escape his past, only to face it at gunpoint in a distant desert, where he must survive a captor bent on revenge.
Messenger

The Messenger (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 11/12/2009
U.S. Army officer Will Montgomery, has just returned home from a tour in Iraq and is assigned to the Army's Casualty Notification service. Partnered with fellow officer Tony Stone to bear the bad news to the loved ones of fallen soldiers, Will faces the challenge of completing his mission while seeking to find comfort and healing back on the home front. When he finds himself drawn to Olivia, to...
Battle for Haditha

Battle for Haditha (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 05/06/2008
November 19th, 2005, Haditha, Iraq. Iraqi insurgents bomb a convoy of US Marines, resulting in the death of their most popular officer. Enraged by this loss, his young Marine buddies carry out a brutal retaliation. Their violent house-searches lead to the massacre of 24 people, many of whom are women and children--tragic casualties of a war they cannot control. The Marines too are victims...
NO

NO (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 02/14/2013
In 1988, Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet is forced to call a plebiscite on his presidency due to international pressure. The country will vote YES or NO to Pinochet extending his rule for another eight years. Opposition leaders for the NO campaign persuade a brash, young advertising executive, Rene Saavedra, to spearhead their campaign. Against all odds, with scant resources and under...
Peregon

Peregon (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2006
Based on actual events and set during the second World War in the USSR on the Chukotka Penninsula. A Soviet air force base is surprised when their latest shipment of Eastern Front-bound planes from their U.S. allies are flown in by comely American female pilots. The feelings of the Russian young men collide into barriers of culture and language resulting in a host of awkward, funny, and sometimes...
Invisible War

The Invisible War (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 06/21/2012
An investigation into the epidemic of rape within the US military. An estimated 30 percent of servicewomen and at least 1 percent of servicemen are sexually assaulted during their enlistment. This crime is not perpetrated by the enemy, but by fellow soldiers. This expose on rape in the armed forces reveals how the institutions perpetuate the crime as well as its profound personal and social...