Tag: u.s.-marine-corps

Sniper: Ghost Shooter-2016 5.4

Sniper: Ghost Shooter-2016

Elite snipers Brandon Beckett (Chad Michael Collins) and Richard Miller (Billy Zane) tasked with protecting a Georgian gas pipeline from terrorists looking to make a statement. When the battle with the enemy starts it le...

Green Dragon-2001 6.1

Green Dragon-2001

A tale about Vietnamese refugees sent to an orientation camp on the Camp Pendleton Marine Base in California, this movie focuses on a young boy and his sister. Set in 1975, the film chronicles the stories told to the two...

Ambush Bay-1966 5.4

Ambush Bay-1966

With General MacArthur poised to strike against the Japanese defenses in the Philippines, a group of nine Marines are given a secret mission.They have to secretly land on a Philippine island in order to contact a spy who...

Somewhere in the Night-1946 7.2

Somewhere in the Night-1946

During the World War II, a soldier is hit by a grenade that deforms his face and leaves him with amnesia. Sometime later, he is recovered and learns that his name is George Taylor and he is discharged from the army. He f...

Coming Home-1978 7.3

Coming Home-1978

Sally Bender is the wife of a Captain in the U.S. Marine Corps. He is sent over to Vietnam, and Sally is alone. With nothing else to do, she decides to volunteer at a local veteran's hospital, where she meets Luke, who w...

Black Hawk Down-2001 7.7

Black Hawk Down-2001

Action/war drama based on the best-selling book detailing a near-disastrous mission in Somalia on October 3, 1993. On this date nearly 100 U.S. Army Rangers, commanded by Capt. Mike Steele, were dropped by helicopter dee...

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 ...

Heartbreak Ridge-1986 6.9

Heartbreak Ridge-1986

1983. Tom Highway is a well-decorated career military man in the United States Marine Corps, he who has seen action in Korea and Vietnam. His current rank is Gunnery Sergeant. His experiences have led him to become an op...

The Boys in Company C-1978 7

The Boys in Company C-1978

This war drama (which prefigures the later "Full Metal Jacket") follows the lives of five young Marine inductees from their training in boot camp in 1967 through a tour in Vietnam in 1968 that quickly devolves into a hel...

The Wind and the Lion-1975 6.9

The Wind and the Lion-1975

At the beginning of the 20th century an American woman is abducted in Morocco by Berbers. The attempts to free her range from diplomatic pressure to military intervention....

Last Flag Flying-2017 6.9

Last Flag Flying-2017

In 2003, 30 years after they served together in the Vietnam War, former Navy Hospital Corpsman Larry "Doc" Shepherd re-unites with ex-Marines Sal and Mueller on a different type of mission: to bury Doc's son, a young Mar...

Full Metal Jacket-1987 8.3

Full Metal Jacket-1987

A two-segment look at the effect of the military mindset and war itself on Vietnam era Marines. The first half follows a group of recruits in boot camp under the command of the punishing Gunnery Sergeant Hartman. The sec...

The Rock-1996 7.4

The Rock-1996

Stanley Goodspeed, who lives in Washington, D.C., is a biochemist who works for the F.B.I. Soon after his fiancée Carla Pestalozzi announces that she is pregnant, Stanley gets a call from F.B.I. Director James Womack. Wo...

Halls of Montezuma-1951 6.6

Halls of Montezuma-1951

The Marines attack a strongly held enemy island in the Pacific. We follow them from the beach to a Japanese rocket site through enemy infested jungle as their ex-school teacher leader is transformed into a battle veteran...