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...
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...
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...
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.
Amira & Sam

Amira & Sam (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 01/29/2015
To help adjust to coming home from war, Sam Seneca, a former Green Beret, takes a stab at a life-long dream: stand-up comedy. He also lands a high-paying job working for a Wall Street firm, run by his cousin Charlie. Amira fled Iraq after her brother was killed by U.S. soldiers. She's an illegal immigrant, living with her uncle, Bassam, who was Sam's interpreter. Amira has a run-in with the police...
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.
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...

Dark Space (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
When their shuttle is damaged on the way to Centari Five, six friends are forced to crash land on the surface of a mysterious alien planet. Stranded with little hope of rescue, it soon becomes clear that they are not alone. Hunted by the planet's ferocious inhabitants and targeted by heavily-armed forces, they will have to struggle just to survive.
Stateside

Stateside (2004)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 05/20/2004
A love story about two imperfect teenagers who find perfect love. The film follows the story of two teenagers from different worlds--Mark Deloach and Dori Lawrence--as their lives quickly spiral out of control. The rebellious but privileged Mark delves into dangerous antics resulting in a nearly fatal drunk driving accident, and Dori Lawrence, a wild actress and singer slowly loses touch with...
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...
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...
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.
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.
Occupation: Dreamland

Occupation: Dreamland (2005)

Rated: None Runtime: 78 minutes Release date: 09/22/2005
An unflinchingly candid portrait of a squad of American soldiers deployed in the doomed Iraq city of Falluja during the winter of 2004. A collective study of the soldiers unfolds as they patrol an environment of low-intensity conflict creeping steadily towards catastrophe. The squads activities provide a vital glimpse into the last days of Falluja. The film documents the city's waning stability...
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...
Umizaru 2: Limit of Love

Umizaru 2: Limit of Love (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/05/2006
Search-and-rescue diver Daisuke Senzaki finds himself in a life-or-death rescue situation that not only tests his will and physical limits, but forces him to come to terms with personal issues of love, trust and redemption.
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...
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...

Blood Mountain (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/11/2014
Beaufort

Beaufort (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 125 minutes Release date: 01/17/2008
Lebanon in the year 2000. Not far from the old seafarer's fortress, Beaufort, is a military base with the same name kept by the Israeli army. This heavily guarded post has been here since the war in Lebanon in 1982. It is a symbol not only of Israel's most controversial campaign for military control of Lebanon, but also of a sacrificial struggle during which many soldiers lost their lives. The...
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...
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...
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...