Most Popular "Martinet" Titles
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1. The Last Castle (2001)
R | 131 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
A court-martialed general rallies together 1200 inmates to rise against the corrupt system that put him away.
2. Doubt (I) (2008)
PG-13 | 104 min | Drama, Mystery
A Catholic school principal questions a priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student.
3. Lone Star (1996)
R | 135 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
When the skeleton of his murdered predecessor is found, Sheriff Sam Deeds unearths many other long-buried secrets in his Texas border town.
5. Five Graves to Cairo (1943)
Approved | 96 min | Thriller, War
During World War 2, an undercover British soldier tries get word to the Allies that the Germans have tons of supplies buried in 5 excavations across Egypt.
6. The Hurricane (1937)
Passed | 110 min | Action, Drama, Romance
A Polynesian sailor -- unjustly imprisoned after defending himself against a colonial bully -- is relentlessly persecuted by his island's martinet French governor.
7. Hornblower: Mutiny (2001 TV Movie)
240 min | Adventure, Drama, War
Hornblower and his comrades come under the command of a revered but obviously mentally unstable captain and eventually must mutiny.
8. Les Miserables (1952)
105 min | Drama, History, Romance
A parole violator in early 19th Century France is relentlessly pursued and persecuted by an obsessive policeman.
9. Yankee Buccaneer (1952)
86 min | Adventure, History, Romance
Captain David Porter of the fledgling American Navy receives orders to masquerade as a privateer in order to corral some Caribbean pirates.
10. Bill Cracks Down (1937)
Passed | 61 min | Action, Drama, Romance
When William Reardon, a steel magnate, dies and leaves a strange will. When his spineless and dandified heir and son returns home from living in Paris, he finds "Tons' Walker, a strong and ... See full summary »
11. A Bell for Adano (1967 TV Movie)
A U.S. army officer, the military governor of an Italian town during World War II, tries to reintroduce democracy, but his efforts are hindered by his commanding general. Placing his career... See full summary »
12. The River Wolves (1934)
Passed | 56 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
In a drama of treachery, intrigue and love beside the dark waters of the Thames, two men come together in the sinister shadows of Dockland. The paths of the international criminal and a ... See full summary »
13. Shock (1934)
70 min | Drama, Romance, War
Captain Bob Hayworth, his brother Lieutenant Gilroy Hayworth and Captain Derek Marbury are in a World-War 1 trench on the front-lines in France. Bob Hayworth resents Marbury greatly as the ... See full summary »
14. Boy of Mine (1923)
70 min | Family, Drama
A wealthy banker is a strict disciplinarian with his nine-year-old son Bill. Finally the day comes when neither Bill nor his mother can put up any more with the father's relentlessness and ... See full summary »
Autocratic directors like the martinet Cecil B. DeMille and the idiosyncratic Eric Von Stroheim are highlighted in this episode.
By Dawn's Early Light
98 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The commandant of a military academy murders the chairman of the board, who wants to oust him. Lt. Columbo takes up residence in the barracks to expose the killer.
Bearcats! (1971– )
60 min | Adventure
A Mexican revolutionary is in the US raising funds for his efforts to overthrow the Mexican government. The Mexican army sends an officer to the US to kill him.
Waking the Dead (2000– )
Duty and Honour: Part 1
58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A mummified hand is discovered in the woods and linked to a military academy in the area that trains mercenaries to fight in Iraq.
Foyle's War (2002–2015)
93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
February 1941: When a manor house is commandeered as a special burn unit for treating injured RAF pilots, Foyle is called in to investigate a series of accidents.
48 min | Adventure, Western
In the absence of Captain Holden, Captain Brad Turner takes a cargo of military supplies to an outpost on the Little Missouri River - in the middle of Sioux country and must use the cannon ... See full summary »
Jungle Jim (1955– )
The Deadly Idol
30 min | Adventure
Jungle Jim agrees to guide Commissioner Morrison's new assistant to a meeting with the Maku tribe.
The Rifleman (1958–1963)
30 min | Family, Western
Lucas sets out to save the life of a young soldier who has deserted from the army and is now scheduled to be executed.
Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959)
The General's Boots
30 min | Comedy, Drama
A martinet of a general, one of his former officers, and a middle aged plane passenger find themselves in a liferaft with only one canteen of water.