Tag: ambush

The Saragossa Manuscript (1965) 7.9

The Saragossa Manuscript (1965)

In the Napoleonic wars, an officer finds an old book that relates his grandfather's story, Alfons van Worden, captain in the Walloon guard. A man of honor and courage, he seeks the shortest route through the Sierra Moren...

Cyclotrode ‘X’ (1966) (TV) 4.9

Cyclotrode ‘X’ (1966) (TV)

Edited-down feature version of the serial 'Crimson Ghost, The (1946)', in which the evil Crimson Ghost tries to make away with an atomic device capable of wreaking havoc throughout the world....

Backstreet Justice (1994) 4.5

Backstreet Justice (1994)

A P.I. is burdened by her late father's reputation of a corrupt cop. When she starts investigating a spree of murders in a bad neighborhood, she discovers a web of corruption which just might shed some new light on her f...

Xin Shao Lin si (2011) 6.9

Xin Shao Lin si (2011)

China is plunged into strife as feuding warlords try to expand their power by warring over neighboring lands. Fuelled by his success on the battlefield, young and arrogant Hao Jie sneers at Shaolin's masters after killin...

Fast on the Draw (1950) 5.5

Fast on the Draw (1950)

When Shamrock was young, the Cat killed his parents. Now grown, Shamrock gets appointed Marshal when he breaks up a robbery attempt by Tex and his men. Tex works for the Cat and when he and his men rob the Express Office...

The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission (1985) (TV) 5.1

The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission (1985) (TV)

Major Reisman is "volunteered" to lead another mission using convicted army soldiers, sentenced to either death or long prison terms. This time their mission is to kill a Nazi general who plans to assassinate Hitler....

The Wall (2017) 6.2

The Wall (2017)

During the Iraq War, U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Shane Matthews is a sniper who is sent to investigate a pipeline construction site in the desert of the country, with his spotter, Sergeant Allen Isaac. The pair patiently wa...

Death Before Dishonor (1987) 5

Death Before Dishonor (1987)

Gunnery Sergeant Burns reports for duty to an American Embassy in the Middle East. However due to the 'enlightened' views of the Ambassador, the marine security detachment he is in charge of is severely restricted in the...

Texas Cyclone (1932) 6.3

Texas Cyclone (1932)

When Texas Grant rides into town people think the supposedly dead Jim Rawlings has returned. After a confrontation with Utah Becker, Grant learns Helen Rawlings is about to lose her ranch to Becker. Grant then decides to...

Royal Rumble (2020) 7.5

Royal Rumble (2020)

On January 26, 2020, at the Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas WWE presents its 33rd Annual Royal Rumble where the Road To Wrestlemania 36 begins....

Batwoman s1 e5 Mine Is a Long and a Sad Tale 5.7

Batwoman s1 e5 Mine Is a Long and a Sad Tale

Alice takes Kate down the sad, winding road of her life in the days after the accident; Mary has an argument with Catherine that sends her looking for Kate at Wayne Tower, but she comes unwelcome company for Luke....

Arrow s2 e16 Suicide Squad 8.6

Arrow s2 e16 Suicide Squad

Lyla asks Diggle to go on a mission alongside the Suicide Squad, a team assembled by Amanda Waller to undertake high-risk missions, even though the team includes Diggle's nemesis, Deadshot, and Oliver's enemy, Bronze Tig...

SEAL Team s3 e20 No Choice in Duty 8.6

SEAL Team s3 e20 No Choice in Duty

While Jason escorts Mandy on a condolence visit to the family of a fallen informant, Bravo go on an urgent mission when they are confronted with a time-sensitive lead on a terrorist leader's location. Also, Davis reveals...

SEAL Team s3 e19 In the Blind 8.6

SEAL Team s3 e19 In the Blind

Bravo Team gets ambushed by enemy forces during a mission to extract a potential link to a new terrorist leader. Also, Sonny considers planting roots in his hometown...

Amigo (2010) 5.8

Amigo (2010)

AMIGO, the 17th feature film from Academy Award-nominated writer-director John Sayles, stars legendary Filipino actor Joel Torre as Rafael, a village mayor caught in the murderous crossfire of the Philippine-American War...

Berserk: The Golden Age Arc II – The Battle for Doldrey-2012 7.8

Berserk: The Golden Age Arc II – The Battle for Doldrey-2012

For three years, Guts believed his mission was to pursue Griffith's dream together with him. But in order to become Griffith's equal and truly be called his friend, Guts realizes he will have to leave the Band of the Haw...

Battlestar Galactica-1978 6.9

Battlestar Galactica-1978

The story of how the Twelve Colonies of Mankind are destroyed after 1,000 years of war with the evil Cylon Empire. Through deceit, the Cylons are able to destroy the Colonies' entire fleet, except for the Battlestar Gala...

Sniper 3-2004 5.2

Sniper 3-2004

Sniper Thomas Beckett (Tom Berenger) is hired by NSA officials, William Avery (Denis Arndt) and Richard Addis (William Duffy) to perform a covert operation to eliminate a suspected terrorist. The terrorist turns out to b...

Battle Circus-1953 6

Battle Circus-1953

Nurse Lt. Ruth McGara is assigned to a Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH) unit near the front lines of the Korean War. There she meets and is roughly romanced by Major Jed Webbe, one of the unit's surgeons. Webbe is pu...

The Last Full Measure-2019 6.5

The Last Full Measure-2019

Thirty-four years after his death, Airman William H. Pitsenbarger, Jr. ("Pits") is awarded the nation's highest military honor, for his actions on the battlefield....

The Searchers-1956 7.9

The Searchers-1956

After a long three-year absence, the battle-scarred Confederate veteran of the American Civil War, Ethan Edwards, turns up on the remote and dusty Texan homestead of his brother, Aaron. In high hopes of finding peace, in...

Running Out of Time-1999 7.4

Running Out of Time-1999

Dying Wah has nothing to be afraid of anymore when he realizes that he has only 4 weeks to live, and he's determined to get revenge for his father. Later, when Wah successfully gets away in a robbery, detective San makes...

No Name on the Bullet-1959 7.2

No Name on the Bullet-1959

Cool, cultured John Gant rides into Lordsburg. Gant is a professional killer, and although no one knows who he is there to kill, they are all worried. Everyone has enemies, and maybe Gant is in town for them. While they ...

The Art of War III: Retribution-2009 2.6

The Art of War III: Retribution-2009

When international diplomacy comes up short, extreme measures must be taken. In the newest installment of The Art of War, Agent Neil Shaw (Treach) is on a covert mission to stop North Korean terrorists from obtaining a n...

Crime Story-1993 6.8

Crime Story-1993

A dark and handsome true-crime thriller about kidnapping and police corruption in Hong Kong. Once of Jackie Chan's most serious roles, but still overflowing with spectacular acrobatic sequences....

Stagecoach Buckaroo-1942 5.8

Stagecoach Buckaroo-1942

Saved from a lynching party when Molly Denton (Nell O'Day) and Nina Kincaid (Anne Nagel) bring proof of mistaken identity, roving cowpuncher Steve Hardin (Johnny Mack Brown) is offered a job as a stagecoach guard by Moll...

The Doolins of Oklahoma-1949 6.6

The Doolins of Oklahoma-1949

When the Daltons are killed at Coffeyville, gang member Bill Doolin arriving late escapes but kills a man. Now wanted for murder, he becomes the leader of the Doolin gang. He eventually leaves the gang and tries to start...

Pillars of the Sky-1956 6.3

Pillars of the Sky-1956

In Oregon Country, 1868, several tribes of Native Americans have been placed on a reservation north of the Snake River. Here Doctor Holden has built a church, and many of the tribes have accepted Christianity and Christi...

Money Talks-1997 6.2

Money Talks-1997

Chris Tucker is a small time con man who instantly becomes famous after a murder, wanted dead or alive, his only hope is a journalist named James Russell (Sheen)....

The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw-1958 6.1

The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw-1958

A proper English gentleman, traveling in the American West, inadvertently stops an Indian attack on the stagecoach in which he is a passenger. When the stage gets to the nearest town, the raucous Fractured Jaw--which is ...

The Yellow Mountain-1954 5.7

The Yellow Mountain-1954

A formula brawling-buddies western where one goes bad and then returns to the fold. Pete Menlo owns some gold claims in Nevada where he is joined by his old friend Andy Martin. Crooked mine-owner Bannon wants to merge th...

Once Upon a Time in China-1991 7.3

Once Upon a Time in China-1991

Set in late 19th century Canton this martial arts film depicts the stance taken by the legendary martial arts hero Wong Fei-Hung (1847-1924) against foreign forces' (English, French and American) plundering of China. Whe...

Le Cercle Rouge-1970 8

Le Cercle Rouge-1970

On the eve of his release after five years imprisoned, the thief Corey is contacted by one guard of the prison that offers him a jewelry heist. However Corey seeks out his former boss Rico and steals money from him. Rico...

Drugstore Cowboy-1989 7.3

Drugstore Cowboy-1989

A group of drug users in the 1970's help finance their habit by robbing drug stores. Matt Dillon's character is very superstitious and eventually his luck runs out....

Jarhead 2: Field of Fire-2014 5.5

Jarhead 2: Field of Fire-2014

Battle-scarred and disillusioned by the war, Corporal Chris Merrimette 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 ...

A Minute to Pray, a Second to Die-1968 6.4

A Minute to Pray, a Second to Die-1968

When outlaw Clay McCord learns the Governor of New Mexico has offered an amnesty to all who apply for it at the town of Tuscosa, he is intrigued but suspicious. He circles the vicinity, weighing the offer and encounterin...

The Anomaly-2014 4.7

The Anomaly-2014

Set in the future, the film is about the development of new cutting-edge bioweapon. Traumatized ex-soldier Ryan Reeve wakes up in the back of a moving van next to a young boy who has been kidnapped, he attempts to free t...

Ride the High Country-1962 7.5

Ride the High Country-1962

Aging ex-marshal Steve Judd is hired by a bank to transport a gold shipment through dangerous territory. He hires an old partner, Gil Westrum, and his young protege Heck to assist him. Steve doesn't know, however, that G...

Messenger of Death-1988 5.6

Messenger of Death-1988

Wifes and children of the Mormon Orville Beecham become victims of a massacre in his own house. The police believes the crime had a religious motive. Orville doesn't give any comment on the case, is taken into protective...

Fort Massacre-1958 6.2

Fort Massacre-1958

During the Indian Wars in the Southwest, a sergeant assumes command of a cavalry detachment after it is mauled in an Apache ambush that killed its captain and seriously wounded its lieutenant. The surviving troopers must...