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1.
The War Zone (1999)
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An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret. (98 mins.)
Director: Tim Roth
 
2.
Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Battle Gear (2001)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
3.
Surviving West Point (2002 TV Series)
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4.
National Geographic Specials (1965 TV Series)
Episode: Inside Special Forces (2003)
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National Geographic takes a behind the scenes look at the Special Forces of the United States. (60 mins.)
 
5.
National Geographic: The FBI (2003 Documentary)
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An overview of the FBI and its activities, duties, and departments, especially focusing on post-9/11 counter-terrosist divisions, but also includes a brief history of the FBI government institution. (60 mins.)
 
6.
Inside the U.S. Secret Service (2004 Documentary)
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(93 mins.)
Director: Peter Schnall
 
7.
Arlington: Field of Honor (2005 Documentary)
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National Geographic takes an inside looking into the history and traditions of Virginia's Arlington National Cemetery.
Director: John B. Bredar
 
8.
Dogfights (2005 TV Series)
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Using modern computer animation, great aerial and modern naval battles are recreated. In the process, you learn about the history of military transportation technology, the tactics created and the people using them.
 
9.
National Geographic Explorer (1985 TV Series)
Episode: Iraq's Guns for Hire (2007)
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National Geographic examines the work of US hired Mercenaries and Private Security Contractors in Bagdad Iraq. (120 mins.)
Director: Cara Biega
 
10.
Showdown: Air Combat (2008 Mini-Series)
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Stars: Paul Moga
 
11.
The Science of War (2008 Documentary)
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The Science of War is a one-hour special created for the Military Channel that showcases the research... (45 mins.)
 
12.
Deadliest Warrior (2009 TV Series)
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The great warriors of history are examined for fantasy combat simulations. (42 mins.)
 
13.
Nova (1974 TV Series)
Episode: The Spy Factory (2009)
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Nova examines the clandestine practices of the National Security Agency and investigates changes in the Agency that are the result of 9/11.
 
14.
Special Ops Mission (2009 TV Series)
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Each installment of this Military channel reality series finds special ops expert Wil Willis working his way through a different military objective. (60 mins.)
 
15.
Modern Sniper (2010 TV Series)
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Stars: Bob Souer
 
16.
Frontline (1983 TV Series)
Episode: Bad Voodoo's War (2008)
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In June 2007, the Bad Voodoo Platoon deployed to Iraq during the American military surge. To capture an intimate... (60 mins.)
 
17.
Remote Control War (2011 Documentary)
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Billions of dollars are driving an unnoticed shift to Robots in the military that has revolutionized how war is fought, the rules of war, and creating new technologies that will soon change our world. (42 mins.)
Director: Leif Kaldor
 
18.
Ultimate Weapons (2009 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
Director: David Starkey
 
19.
Greatest Tank Battles (2010 Mini-Series)
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The series show full heat of the mechanized war on screens, analyze arms, protection and tactics of tank troops...
 
20.
Top Tens (2005 TV Series)
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Top Tens continues to get bigger and better with all-new stories that showcase game-changing technology... (60 mins.)
 
21.
BattleField Detectives (2003 TV Series)
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A scientific documentary that retells some of the world's most famous and historic battles that have transformed the world as we now see it today.
 
22.
The Color of War (2001 TV Series)
Episode: D-Day (2002)
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A series featuring actual color footage of World War II. (780 mins.)
 
23.
Border Wars (2010 TV Series)
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National Geographic takes you behind the scenes and gives you an inside look at the line of duty of the U.S. Border Partrol.
 
24.
Coast Guard (1997 TV Series)
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The cases of the crew of the Albatros, a patrol boat of the German Coast Guard operating in the Baltic Sea area. (45 mins.)
 
25.
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
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A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L.s Team 6 in May 2011. (157 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
 
26.
Act of Valor (2012)
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An elite team of Navy SEALs embark on a covert mission to recover a kidnapped CIA agent. (110 mins.)
 
27.
How Do They Do It? (2006 TV Series)
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This program is about engineering and scientific miracles and the people whose ability to solve problems make them happen. (51 mins.)
 
28.
Secrets of the Secret Service (2009 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
 
29.
G.I. Jane (1997)
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A female Senator succeeds in enrolling a woman into Combined Reconnaissance Team training where everyone expects her to fail. (125 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
30.
Raid on Entebbe (1976 TV Movie)
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True story of a daring Israeli commando assault on the Entebbe Airport in Uganda to free hostages of a terrorist hijacking. (145 mins.)
Director: Irvin Kershner
 
31.
First Blood (1982)
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Former Green Beret John Rambo is pursued into the mountains surrounding a small town by a tyrannical sheriff and his deputies, forcing him to survive using his combat skills. (93 mins.)
Director: Ted Kotcheff
 
32.
U.S. Seals (2000 Video)
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Dozens of American cargos with high valuable goods have disappeared, probably attacked by modern pirates... (90 mins.)
Director: Yossi Wein
 
33.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
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During the Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe. (153 mins.)
Director: Francis Coppola
 
34.
We Were Soldiers (2002)
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The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it. (138 mins.)
Director: Randall Wallace
 
35.
Vietnam in HD (2011 TV Series)
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Vintage footage from the Vietnam war is presented in High Definition video format along with narration... (360 mins.)
 
36.
Inside the Vietnam War (2008 Mini-Series)
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37.
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
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A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue. (116 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
 
38.
Pork Chop Hill (1959)
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During the Korean War peace talks, U.S. troops fight to retake a hill from the Communist Chinese forces. (97 mins.)
Director: Lewis Milestone
 
39.
Heartbreak Ridge (1986)
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A hard-nosed, hard-living Marine gunnery sergeant clashes with his superiors and his ex-wife as he takes command of a spoiled recon platoon with a bad attitude. (130 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
40.
Chosin (2010 Documentary)
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After 60 years of silence, the survivors of the Chosin Reservoir Campaign of the Korean War take us on an emotional and heart-pounding journey through one of the most savage battles in American history. (86 mins.)
Director: Brian Iglesias
 
41.
Take the High Ground! (1953)
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Sgt. Thorne Ryan, who once fought bravely in Korea, now serves as a hard-nosed drill instructor to new Army recruits at Fort Bliss... (101 mins.)
Director: Richard Brooks
 
42.
Gomer Pyle: USMC (1964 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a bumbling Marine named Gomer Pyle. (30 mins.)
 
43.
In the Year of the Pig (1968 Documentary)
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Produced at the height of the Vietnam War, Emile de Antonio's Oscar-nominated 1968 documentary chronicles the war's historical roots... (103 mins.)
 
44.
The Boys in Company C (1978)
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Follows a group of men as they prepare for the Vietnam war and their eventual tour of Vietnam. (125 mins.)
Director: Sidney J. Furie
 
45.
Platoon (1986)
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A young recruit in Vietnam faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man. (120 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
 
46.
Tour of Duty (1987 TV Series)
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The trials of a U.S. Army platoon serving in the field during the Vietnam War. (45 mins.)
 
47.
The Siege of Firebase Gloria (1989)
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A tough sergeant and his sidekick roll into a demoralized firebase and proceed to rebuild morale and fortifications in advance of the climactic battle with the VietCong. (99 mins.)
 
48.
Casualties of War (1989)
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During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. (113 mins.)
Director: Brian DePalma
 
49.
Hamburger Hill (1987)
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A very realistic interpretation of one of the bloodiest battles of the Vietnam War. (110 mins.)
Director: John Irvin
 
50.
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
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The biography of Ron Kovic. Paralyzed in the Vietnam war, he becomes an anti-war and pro-human rights political activist after feeling betrayed by the country he fought for. (145 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
 
51.
Coming Home (1978)
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A woman whose husband is fighting in Vietnam falls in love with another man who suffered a paralyzing combat injury there. (127 mins.)
Director: Hal Ashby
 
52.
Going Back (2001)
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A group of Marines return to Vietnam with a news crew to relive their tragic war experiences. (113 mins.)
Director: Sidney J. Furie
 
53.
Battlefield: Vietnam (1999 Mini-Series)
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A detailed history of key Vietnam War battles, from 1954 to 1975.
 
54.
Khe Sanh: A Walk in the Clouds (2003 Documentary)
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A Vietnam veteran returns to a remote mountain top in central Vietnam... accompanied by one of his former students. (56 mins.)
 
55.
Ultimate Warfare (2012 TV Series)
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An examination of the 77-day siege at Khe Sanh, an American air base that was surrounded by North Vietnamese troops in 1968. (60 mins.)
Director: Ben Mole
 
56.
The Great Santini (1979)
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As he approaches manhood, Ben Meechum struggles to win the approval of his demanding alpha male father, an aggressively competitive, but frustrated marine pilot. (115 mins.)
 
57.
A Few Good Men (1992)
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Neo military lawyer Kaffee defends Marines accused of murder; they contend they were acting under orders. (138 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
 
58.
Death Before Dishonor (1987)
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Gunnery Sergeant Burns reports for duty to an American Embassy in the Middle East. However due to the 'enlightened' views of the Ambassador... (91 mins.)
Director: Terry Leonard
 
59.
Fellowship of Valor: The U.S. Marines (1997 Mini-Series)
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Stars: Roger Mudd
 
60.
The Combat Elite (2000 Documentary)
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61.
Rules of Engagement (2000)
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An attorney defends an officer on trial for ordering his troops to fire on civilians after they stormed a U.S. embassy in a third world country. (128 mins.)