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1. Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)

R | 112 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

6.6
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57 Metascore

A journalist recounts her wartime coverage in Afghanistan.

Writers: Robert Carlock, Kim Barker | Directors: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa | Stars: Tina Fey, Margot Robbie, Martin Freeman, Alfred Molina

Votes: 16,838 | Gross: $23.05M

2. Lone Survivor (2013)

R | 121 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.6
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60 Metascore

Marcus Luttrell and his team set out on a mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader Ahmad Shah, in late June 2005. Marcus and his team are left to fight for their lives in one of the most valiant efforts of modern warfare.

Writers: Peter Berg, Marcus Luttrell, Patrick Robinson | Director: Peter Berg | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch, Ben Foster

Votes: 202,849 | Gross: $125.07M

3. Brothers (I) (2009)

R | 105 min | Drama, Thriller

7.1
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58 Metascore

A young man comforts his older brother's wife and children after he goes missing in Afghanistan.

Writers: David Benioff, Susanne Bier, Anders Thomas Jensen | Director: Jim Sheridan | Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Natalie Portman, Tobey Maguire, Sam Shepard

Votes: 87,766 | Gross: $28.50M

4. Good Kill (2014)

R | 102 min | Drama, Thriller

6.4
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63 Metascore

A family man begins to question the ethics of his job as a drone pilot.

Writer: Andrew Niccol | Director: Andrew Niccol | Stars: Ethan Hawke, January Jones, Zoë Kravitz, Fatima El Bahraquy

Votes: 15,517 | Gross: $0.32M

5. The Kite Runner (2007)

PG-13 | 128 min | Drama

7.6
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61 Metascore

After spending years in California, Amir returns to his homeland in Afghanistan to help his old friend Hassan, whose son is in trouble.

Writers: David Benioff, Khaled Hosseini | Director: Marc Forster | Stars: Khalid Abdalla, Ahmad Khan Mahmoodzada, Atossa Leoni, Shaun Toub

Votes: 67,974 | Gross: $15.80M

6. Special Forces (2011)

R | 109 min | Action, Drama, War

6.4
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37 Metascore

A French journalist in Afghanistan is kidnapped by the Taliban.

Writers: Stéphane Rybojad, Michael Cooper, Emmanuelle Collomp | Director: Stéphane Rybojad | Stars: Diane Kruger, Djimon Hounsou, Benoît Magimel, Denis Ménochet

Votes: 14,947 | Gross: $0.01M

7. Jarhead 2: Field of Fire (2014)

R | 103 min | Action, Drama, War

5.5
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Without tanks or air support, a corporal and his team must muster all the courage and firepower they can to fight their way across war-torn Afghanistan and shepherd an important anti-Taliban woman to safety.

Writers: Berkeley Anderson, Ellis Black | Director: Don Michael Paul | Stars: Cole Hauser, Josh Kelly, Danielle Savre, Bokeem Woodbine

Votes: 3,363

8. Lions for Lambs (2007)

R | 92 min | Drama, Thriller, War

6.2
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47 Metascore

Injuries sustained by two Army rangers behind enemy lines in Afghanistan set off a sequence of events involving a congressman, a journalist and a professor.

Writer: Matthew Michael Carnahan | Director: Robert Redford | Stars: Tom Cruise, Meryl Streep, Robert Redford, Michael Peña

Votes: 41,105 | Gross: $15.00M

9. Taxi to the Dark Side (2007)

R | 106 min | Documentary, Crime, War

7.7
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82 Metascore

Alex Gibney exposes the haunting details of the USA's torture and interrogation practices during the War in Afghanistan.

Writer: Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Alex Gibney, Brian Keith Allen, Moazzam Begg, Christopher Beiring

Votes: 10,482 | Gross: $0.27M

10. Postal (2007)

R | 100 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller

4.5
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22 Metascore

In the ironically named city of Paradise, a recently laid-off loser teams up with his cult-leading uncle to steal a peculiar bounty of riches from their local amusement park; somehow, the recently arrived Taliban have a similar focus, but a far more sinister intent.

Writers: Uwe Boll, Bryan C. Knight | Director: Uwe Boll | Stars: Dave Foley, Verne Troyer, Zack Ward, Chris Coppola

Votes: 20,075

11. Restrepo (2010)

R | 93 min | Documentary, War

7.6
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85 Metascore

A year with one platoon in the deadliest valley in Afghanistan.

Directors: Tim Hetherington, Sebastian Junger | Stars: The Men of Battle Company 2nd of the 503rd Infantry Regiment 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Juan 'Doc Restrepo, Dan Kearney, LaMonta Caldwell

Votes: 17,161 | Gross: $1.33M

12. The Road to Guantanamo (2006)

R | 95 min | Documentary, Drama, War

7.5
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64 Metascore

Part drama, part documentary, The Road to Guantánamo focuses on the Tipton Three, a trio of British Muslims who were held in Guantanamo Bay for two years until they were released without charge.

Directors: Mat Whitecross, Michael Winterbottom | Stars: Riz Ahmed, Farhad Harun, Waqar Siddiqui, Arfan Usman

Votes: 10,415 | Gross: $0.32M

13. The Objective (2008)

90 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.6
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26 Metascore

A military special operations team, led by a CIA case officer, are on a mission in the harsh and hostile terrain of Afghanistan where they find themselves in a Middle Eastern "Bermuda Triangle" of ancient evil.

Writers: Daniel Myrick, Mark A. Patton, Wesley Clark | Director: Daniel Myrick | Stars: Jonas Ball, Matthew R. Anderson, Jon Huertas, Michael C. Williams

Votes: 6,847 | Gross: $0.00M

14. The Beast of War (1988)

R | 111 min | War

7.4
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During the war in Afghanistan a Soviet tank crew commanded by a tyrannical officer find themselves lost and in a struggle against a band of Mujahadeen guerrillas in the mountains. A unique ... See full summary »

Writer: William Mastrosimone | Director: Kevin Reynolds | Stars: George Dzundza, Jason Patric, Steven Bauer, Stephen Baldwin

Votes: 7,227 | Gross: $0.16M

15. Korengal (2014)

R | 84 min | Documentary, History, News

6.8
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67 Metascore

Korengal picks up where Restrepo left off; the same men, the same valley, the same commanders, but a very different look at the experience of war.

Director: Sebastian Junger | Stars: LaMonta Caldwell, Miguel Cortez, Stephen Gillespie, Aron Hijar

Votes: 1,825 | Gross: $0.06M

16. In the Name of God (2007)

168 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.5
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Two brothers, both artistes, experience major changes at the hands of Islamic fundamentalists and the U.S. Government; while their female cousin is abducted, forced to marry, and sexually molested.

Writers: Shoaib Mansoor, Faiza Mujahid, Bulleh Shah | Director: Shoaib Mansoor | Stars: Shaan Shahid, Fawad Khan, Iman Ali, Austin Marie Sayre

Votes: 7,860

17. An American Carol (2008)

PG-13 | 83 min | Comedy, Fantasy

4.3
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20 Metascore

An anti-American filmmaker who's out to abolish the July Fourth holiday is visited by three ghosts who try to change his perception of the country.

Writers: David Zucker, Myrna Sokoloff, Lewis Friedman | Director: David Zucker | Stars: Kevin P. Farley, Kelsey Grammer, Leslie Nielsen, Trace Adkins

Votes: 8,548 | Gross: $7.00M

18. Bitter Lake (2015)

136 min | Documentary

8.2
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An experimental documentary that explores Saudi Arabia's relationship with the U.S. and the role this has played in the war in Afghanistan.

Writer: Adam Curtis | Director: Adam Curtis | Stars: George Bush, George W. Bush, Joanne Herring, Hamid Karzai

Votes: 1,288

19. Osombie (2012)

92 min | Action, Horror

3.6
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The story follows Dusty, a yoga instructor from Colorado, who is on a desperate rescue mission to save her crazy brother Derek, a conspiracy theorist who is convinced Osama bin Laden is ... See full summary »

Writer: Kurt Hale | Director: John Lyde | Stars: Corey Sevier, Eve Mauro, Jasen Wade, Danielle Chuchran

Votes: 1,327

20. Kabul Express (2006)

105 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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The attention of the world is focused, after the terrorist attacks in U.S.A. of 11Sep01, on Afghanistan - a country that has been torn by war for the last 23 years, and has had no media ... See full summary »

Writers: Kabir Khan, Sandeep Srivastava | Director: Kabir Khan | Stars: John Abraham, Arshad Warsi, Salman Shahid, Hanif Hum Ghum

Votes: 2,447 | Gross: $0.30M

21. Armadillo (2010)

Not Rated | 105 min | Documentary, War

7.6
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72 Metascore

In February of 2009, a group of Danish soldiers accompanied by documentarian Janus Metz arrived at Armadillo, an army base in the southern Afghan province of Helmand. Metz and ... See full summary »

Writer: Kasper Torsting | Director: Janus Metz Pedersen

Votes: 7,936 | Gross: $0.01M

22. Hell and Back Again (2011)

88 min | Documentary, Action, History

6.5
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81 Metascore

What does it mean to lead men in war? What does it mean to come home? Hell and Back Again is a cinematically revolutionary film that asks and answers these questions with a power and ... See full summary »

Director: Danfung Dennis | Stars: Nathan Harris, Ashley Harris, The Marines of Echo Company, Christian Cabaniss

Votes: 1,964 | Gross: $0.04M

23. Medal of Honor (2010 Video Game)

M | Action, War

7.5
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A first person shooter developed with the help of Tier 1 military operators depicting violent missions in Afganistan.

Writers: Michael McCarthy, Adrian Vershinin, Jon Paquette | Director: Tobias Strömvall | Stars: Jeffrey Pierce, Jon Bruno, Dustin Leighton, Chris Fries

Votes: 1,327

24. Baran (2001)

PG | 94 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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79 Metascore

In a building site in present-day Tehran, Lateef, a 17-year-old Turkish worker is irresistibly drawn to Rahmat, a young Afghan worker. The revelation of Rahmat's secret changes both their lives.

Writer: Majid Majidi | Director: Majid Majidi | Stars: Hossein Abedini, Zahra Bahrami, Mohammad Amir Naji, Hossein Mahjoub

Votes: 6,027 | Gross: $0.13M

25. The Awful Truth (1999–2000)

30 min | Comedy, Documentary

6.9
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Activist film director Michael Moore hosts a show where he continues his crusade to expose wrongdoing by the high and mighty.

Stars: Michael Moore, Jay Martel, Gideon Evans, Karen Duffy

Votes: 1,657

26. Osama (2003)

PG-13 | 83 min | Drama

7.4
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83 Metascore

The Taliban are ruling Afghanistan, they being a repressive regime especially for women, who, among other things, are not allowed to work. This situation is especially difficult for one ... See full summary »

Writer: Siddiq Barmak | Director: Siddiq Barmak | Stars: Marina Golbahari, Zubaida Sahar, Mohammad Arif Herati, Mohammad Nadir Khwaja

Votes: 7,548 | Gross: $1.13M

27. Sand Serpents (2009 TV Movie)

90 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

4.3
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Jason Gedrick and a small group of US Army Soldiers are stranded in the remote Afghan desert. But it ain't the Taliban that's worrying them, it's these giant refugees from Tremors. In fact ... See full summary »

Writer: Raul Inglis | Director: Jeff Renfroe | Stars: Jason Gedrick, Tamara Hope, Elias Toufexis, Sebastian Knapp

Votes: 1,019

28. Inbetween Worlds (2014)

98 min | Drama

6.4
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Jesper is a soldier in the German army. Although his brother was killed whilst serving in Afghanistan, he nevertheless reports for a new tour of duty in this war zone. He and his unit are ... See full summary »

Writers: Feo Aladag, Matthias Kock, Judith Kaufmann | Director: Feo Aladag | Stars: Ronald Zehrfeld, Mohsin Ahmady, Saida Barmaki, Salam Yousefzai

Votes: 415

29. Tere Bin Laden (2010)

Not Rated | 95 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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A reporter casts a fake Bin Laden to act in his video message to America, so he can immigrate there.

Writers: Mohammad Ahmad, Abhishek Sharma | Director: Abhishek Sharma | Stars: Ali Zafar, Pradhuman Singh, Piyush Mishra, Nikhil Ratnaparkhi

Votes: 6,716

30. Rubicon (II)

Action | Announced

Described as a modern take on "The Seven Samurai", set in Afghanistan with U.S. Navy SEALs defending villagers from raiding Taliban forces.

Writer: Christopher McQuarrie | Director: Christopher McQuarrie

31. Fahrenhype 9/11 (2004 Video)

Not Rated | 80 min | Documentary

4.9
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A documentary which refutes and debunks 'facts' made by Michael Moore in his hit film "Fahrenheit 9/11".

Writers: Eileen McGann, Dick Morris, Lee Troxler | Director: Alan Peterson | Stars: Dick Morris, Zell Miller, Ed Koch, Ron Silver

Votes: 3,418

32. Kandahar (2001)

81 min | Biography, Drama, War

6.8
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76 Metascore

After an Afghanistan-born woman who lives in Canada receives a letter from her suicidal sister, she takes a perilous journey through Afghanistan to try to find her.

Writer: Mohsen Makhmalbaf | Director: Mohsen Makhmalbaf | Stars: Nelofer Pazira, Hassan Tantai, Ike Ogut, Sadou Teymouri

Votes: 5,665 | Gross: $0.02M

33. Horse Soldiers

Drama | Announced

A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.

Writers: Peter Craig, Doug Stanton, Ted Tally | Director: Nicolai Fuglsig

34. Kandagar (2010)

103 min | Action, Drama, War

6.9
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1995. Russian transport aircraft IL-76, carrying a cargo of ammunition under the guise of humanitarian aid to Afghanistan from Albania, forced to put interceptors at Kandahar Airfield (... See full summary »

Writer: Andrey Kavun | Director: Andrey Kavun | Stars: Aleksandr Baluev, Yury Belyayev, Bogdan Benyuk, Aleksandr Golubev

Votes: 1,270

35. Kandahar Break: Fortress of War (2009)

94 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

5.4
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In 1999, a British mine clearance engineer working for the Taliban government in Afghanistan must flee the country when he becomes embroiled in a deadly game of intrigue and betrayal.

Writer: David Whitney | Director: David Whitney | Stars: Shaun Dooley, Dean Andrews, Rasheed Naz, Tatmain Ul Qulb

Votes: 221

36. Chasing Freedom (2004 TV Movie)

R | 120 min | Drama

6.7
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A lawyer reluctantly takes on the pro bono asylum case of a woman who has fled the brutal Taliban regieme in Afghanistan and arrived in the United States seeking freedom.

Writer: Barbara Samuels | Director: Don McBrearty | Stars: Juliette Lewis, Layla Alizada, Bruce Gray, Michael David Simms

Votes: 344

37. Afghan Star (2009)

Unrated | 87 min | Documentary, Music

7.4
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78 Metascore

A look at how contestants on the a musical contest program "Pop Idol" in Afghanistan risk their lives to appear on the show.

Director: Havana Marking | Stars: Habib Amiri, Setara Hussainzada, Rafi Naabzada, Lima Sahar

Votes: 831 | Gross: $0.10M

38. The Confession (VI) (2016)

Documentary | Announced

A man returns from Afghanistan, Lybya Egypt and Guantanamo to tell the story.

Director: Ashish Ghadiali | Star: Moazzam Begg

39. I Am a Girl (2013)

88 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

6.9
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Six girls coming of age, ready to become something extraordinary.

Writer: Rebecca Barry | Director: Rebecca Barry

Votes: 77

40. Sniper: Inside the Crosshairs (2009 TV Movie)

War

7.4
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Sniper-Inside the crosshairs is a documentary based show profiling the worlds best Sniper shots and feats known to man. This documentary takes you behind the scenes to give the viewer and ... See full summary »

Writer: Kelly McPherson | Director: Emre Sahin | Stars: Scott Levy, Chad Mathews, Matthew R. Anderson, Nathan Lee Brynner

Votes: 102

41. Fire Over Afghanistan (2003)

R | 92 min | Action, Drama, War

4.0
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Blackhawk pilot and reporter are knocked out of the sky over renegade warlord's territory and struggle against impossible odds to escape with their lives.

Writers: Raly Radouloff, Terence H. Winkless | Director: Terence H. Winkless | Stars: Jeff Stearns, Jordan Bayne, Fred Dryer, Mihail Meltev

Votes: 434

42. Stray Dogs (2004)

93 min | Drama

7.2
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The story of survival of 2 children in post-Taliban Afghanistan. Their mother has been imprisoned for "adultery" and their father is in Guantanamo Bay.

Writer: Marzieh Makhmalbaf | Director: Marzieh Makhmalbaf | Stars: Gol-Ghotai, Zahed, Agheleh Rezaie, Sohrab Akbari

Votes: 443

43. Son of a Lion (2007)

92 min | Drama, War

6.8
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Writer: Benjamin Gilmour | Director: Benjamin Gilmour | Stars: Niaz Khan Shinwari, Baktiyar Ahmed Afridi, Mubasir Afridi, Mohamed Aziz

Votes: 191

44. ScaredSacred (2004)

105 min | Documentary, History, War

7.5
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In a world teetering on the edge of self destruction, award-winning filmmaker Velcrow Ripper sets out on a unique pilgrimmage. Visiting the 'Ground Zeros' of the planet, he asks if it's ... See full summary »

Writer: Velcrow Ripper | Director: Velcrow Ripper | Stars: Mehboob Bi, Satinath Sarangi, Aki Ra, Amina Bejovic

Votes: 216

45. Bin Laden: Shoot to Kill (2011 TV Movie)

Documentary

7.3
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The inside story of the hunt for Bin Laden.

Writers: Phil Craig, Bruce Goodison | Director: Bruce Goodison | Stars: Jamie Lee, Marc Ambinder, Osama bin Laden, John O. Brennan

Votes: 55

46. The Forbidden Chapter (2006)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.9
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A drug addicted, middle-aged detective, beaten down by life and bureaucracy, investigates a series of murders of prostitutes in the slums of Tehran.

Writer: Fariborz Kamkari | Director: Fariborz Kamkari | Stars: Faramarz Gharibian, Nima Hassandokht, Negar Abedi, Farhad Mohandespour

Votes: 57

47. ManIslam: Islam and Masculinity (2014)

58 min | Documentary, Biography, History

5.7
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Muslim men can change the dark side of the masculinities in their cultures.

Writers: Jørgen Lorentzen, Nefise Özkal Lorentzen | Director: Nefise Özkal Lorentzen | Stars: Naif Al-Mutawa, Ihsan Eliacik, Nefise Özkal Lorentzen, Imtiaz Pavel

Votes: 19

48. 16 Days in Afghanistan (2007 Video)

60 min | Documentary

8.0
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16 Days in Afghanistan is a documentary that documents the state of Afghan people after the fall of the Taliban.

Director: Anwar Hajher

Votes: 10

49. Breaking the Silence: Truth and Lies in the War on Terror (2003 TV Movie)

50 min | Documentary

8.2
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A critical documentary about the war on terror since 9-11.

Writer: John Pilger | Directors: Steve Connelly, John Pilger | Star: John Pilger

Votes: 198

50. The Afghan Alphabet (2002)

45 min | Documentary

7.2
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Documentary showing the life of children of the Afghan villages bordering Iran, and how their life and culture were affected by Taliban regime.

Writer: Mohsen Makhmalbaf | Director: Mohsen Makhmalbaf | Stars: Ghafour Barahouyi, Maryam Ozbak, Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Votes: 170