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1. The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

R | 142 min | Crime, Drama

9.3
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80 Metascore

Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.

Director: Frank Darabont | Stars: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler

Votes: 1,834,826 | Gross: $28.34M

2. Need for Speed (2014)

PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.5
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39 Metascore

Fresh from prison, a street racer who was framed by a wealthy business associate joins a cross country race with revenge in mind. His ex-partner, learning of the plan, places a massive bounty on his head as the race begins.

Director: Scott Waugh | Stars: Aaron Paul, Dominic Cooper, Imogen Poots, Scott Mescudi

Votes: 144,514 | Gross: $43.57M

3. The Recall (2017)

R | 90 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.3
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When five friends vacation at a remote lake house they expect nothing less than a good time, unaware that planet Earth is under an alien invasion and mass-abduction.

Director: Mauro Borrelli | Stars: Wesley Snipes, RJ Mitte, Jedidiah Goodacre, Laura Bilgeri

Votes: 2,818 | Gross: $0.02M

4. The Dirty Dozen (1967)

Not Rated | 150 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.8
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During World War II, a rebellious U.S. Army Major is assigned a dozen convicted murderers to train and lead them into a mass assassination mission of German officers.

Director: Robert Aldrich | Stars: Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, John Cassavetes

Votes: 56,218

5. American Ninja (1985)

R | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

5.4
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American soldier, obviously very skilled in martial arts, single-handedly takes on mercenaries in the Philippines.

Director: Sam Firstenberg | Stars: Michael Dudikoff, Steve James, Judie Aronson, Guich Koock

Votes: 11,103

6. Mysterious Island (1961)

Approved | 101 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

6.8
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During the Civil War a group of Union soldiers and two Confederates escape the stockade using a hot air balloon and end up on a strange Pacific island.

Director: Cy Endfield | Stars: Michael Craig, Joan Greenwood, Michael Callan, Gary Merrill

Votes: 5,027

7. The Last Castle (2001)

R | 131 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.9
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43 Metascore

A court-martialed General rallies together twelve hundred inmates to rise against the corrupt system that put him away.

Director: Rod Lurie | Stars: Robert Redford, James Gandolfini, Mark Ruffalo, Steve Burton

Votes: 59,784 | Gross: $18.21M

8. The Hill (1965)

Approved | 123 min | Drama, War

7.9
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In a North African military prison during World War II, five new prisoners struggle to survive in the face of brutal punishment and sadistic guards.

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Sean Connery, Harry Andrews, Ian Bannen, Alfred Lynch

Votes: 9,967

9. Maximum Conviction (2012)

R | 98 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

4.9
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When former black ops operative Cross (Seagal) and his partner Manning (Austin) are assigned to decommission an old prison, they must oversee the arrival of two mysterious female prisoners.... See full summary »

Director: Keoni Waxman | Stars: Steven Seagal, Steve Austin, Michael Paré, Ian Robison

Votes: 5,579

10. Guns of the Magnificent Seven (1969)

G | 105 min | Action, Western

5.7
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A Mexican revolutionary hires an American gunslinger to organize the rescue of their leader from a brutal army prison.

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: George Kennedy, James Whitmore, Monte Markham, Reni Santoni

Votes: 1,775

11. 10th & Wolf (2006)

R | 107 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.4
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36 Metascore

A former street tough returns to his Philadelphia home after a stint in the military. Back on his home turf, he once again finds himself tangling with the mob boss who was instrumental in his going off to be a soldier.

Director: Robert Moresco | Stars: James Marsden, Giovanni Ribisi, Brad Renfro, Piper Perabo

Votes: 5,695 | Gross: $0.05M

12. Twilight's Last Gleaming (1977)

R | 146 min | Drama, Thriller

6.8
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A renegade USAF general, Lawrence Dell, escapes from a military prison and takes over an ICBM silo near Montana and threatens to provoke World War 3 unless the President reveals details of ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Aldrich | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark, Roscoe Lee Browne, Joseph Cotten

Votes: 2,180

13. Ali's Wedding (2017)

110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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After a "white lie" which spirals out of control, a neurotic, naive and musically gifted Muslim cleric's eldest son must follow through with an arranged marriage, except he is madly in love with an Australian born-Lebanese girl.

Director: Jeffrey Walker | Stars: Osamah Sami, Don Hany, Helana Sawires, Robert Rabiah

Votes: 26

14. The Dirty Dozen: The Fatal Mission (1988 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 100 min | Action, Adventure, War

5.2
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A team of renegade soldiers in World War II tries to stop the creation of the Fourth Reich in the Middle East.

Director: Lee H. Katzin | Stars: Telly Savalas, Ernest Borgnine, Hunt Block, Matthew Burton

Votes: 780

15. Captain Conan (1996)

129 min | Drama, War

7.3
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The war exploits of French captain Conan and his men during World War I and during the Allied intervention in the Russian Civil War.

Director: Bertrand Tavernier | Stars: Philippe Torreton, Samuel Le Bihan, Bernard Le Coq, Catherine Rich

Votes: 1,574

16. The Green Elephant (1999)

140 min | Horror, Thriller

5.5
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2 Russian prisoners are abused mentally and physically

Director: Svetlana Baskova | Stars: Sergey Pakhomov, Vladimir Epifantsev, Aleksandr Maslaev, Anatoliy Osmolovskiy

Votes: 1,316

17. Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission (1987 TV Movie)

90 min | Action, War

5.5
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During WW2, American General Worden orders Major Wright to pick 12 condemned soldiers from the brig and parachute into occupied France where they must destroy a Nazi nerve gas facility and extricate the foreign scientists working there.

Director: Lee H. Katzin | Stars: Telly Savalas, Ernest Borgnine, Vince Edwards, Bo Svenson

Votes: 728

18. The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936)

Approved | 96 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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The story of Dr. Samuel Mudd, who was imprisoned after innocently treating President Lincoln's assassin in 1865.

Director: John Ford | Stars: Warner Baxter, Gloria Stuart, Claude Gillingwater, Arthur Byron

Votes: 1,621

19. American Bomber (2013)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.5
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A disgraced ex-soldier travels to New York City to become the first American born and raised suicide bomber, but an unexpected relationship complicates his plan.

Director: Eric Trenkamp | Stars: Michael C. Freeland, Rebekah Nelson, Brian Floyd, Pamela Tate

Votes: 27

20. Ten Tall Men (1951)

Approved | 97 min | Action, Adventure

6.3
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Sgt. Mike Kincaid of the French Foreign Legion learns, from a Riff prisoner, that an attack will soon be made by the villainous Hussin on the Legion's outpost of Tarfa. Kincaid volunteers ... See full summary »

Director: Willis Goldbeck | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Jody Lawrance, Gilbert Roland, Kieron Moore

Votes: 639

21. Forest of the Hanged (1965)

154 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.5
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In 1916 as an officer in the Habsburg Army ethnic Romanian Apostol Bologa is torn between remaining loyal to the Habsburgs or deserting to the Romanian Army across enemy lines.

Director: Liviu Ciulei | Stars: Victor Rebengiuc, Liviu Ciulei, Stefan Ciubotarasu, György Kovács

Votes: 839

22. The Ordeal of Dr. Mudd (1980 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 145 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.2
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This is the story of the doctor whose farm John Wilkes Booth went to after assassinating Abraham Lincoln. Eventually he was wrongfully accused and tried and convicted as a member of the ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: Dennis Weaver, Susan Sullivan, Richard Dysart, Michael McGuire

Votes: 122

23. The Sun... the Sand... the Hill. (1965)

7 min | Documentary, Short

6.4
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A behind-the-scenes look at the shooting of the feature film The Hill (1965).

Director: Ronald Saland | Stars: Sean Connery, Sidney Lumet, Kenneth Hyman, Ossie Davis

Votes: 31

24. Parades (1972)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.4
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An American soldier sent to Vietnam goes AWOL and returns to his hometown. His parents turn him over to military authorities. He is court-martialled and sent to the toughest military prison... See full summary »

Director: Robert J. Siegel | Stars: Russ Thacker, Brad Sullivan, Lewis J. Stadlen, David Doyle

Votes: 38

25. Biribi (1971)

100 min

6.9
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Infantryman Jean Froissard is sentenced to two years in Biribi Military Prison in North Africa. He seems to get along, but as incompetence, corruption and sadism of his superiors (which ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Moosmann | Stars: Bruno Cremer, Georges Géret, Pierre Vaneck, Michel Tureau

Votes: 12

26. Covert Action (1988)

82 min | Action, War

3.8
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Inside the stately Senate Hearing Room, Frank White, professional soldier, Vietnam vet and CIA operative, is fighting the toughest battle of his life: he's on trial for the assassination of... See full summary »

Director: J. Christian Ingvordsen | Stars: Rick Washburn, J. Christian Ingvordsen, Stuart Garrison Day, Amanda Zinsser

Votes: 25

27. The Colonel (1978)

11 min | Short, Drama, War

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Director: Rolf de Heer | Star: Douglas Sayer

28. American Bomber: The John William Hidell Story (2011)

22 min | Short, Drama, Thriller

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A short, documentary-style film that explores the life and death of the first American born and raised suicide bomber.

Director: Eric Trenkamp | Stars: Jerrod Bogard, Troy Bynum, Josh Dunn, Michael C. Freeland

29. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013– )
Episode: The Bridge (2013)

TV-PG | 42 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.1
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S.H.I.E.L.D. receives assistance from Mike Peterson as they take on Centipede once again.

Director: Holly Dale | Stars: Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton, Chloe Bennet

Votes: 2,288