Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Afghanistan"


1. 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.

Director: Marc Forster | Stars: Khalid Abdalla, Ahmad Khan Mahmoodzada, Atossa Leoni, Shaun Toub

Votes: 69,878 | Gross: $15.80M

2. WWE Raw (1993– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Sport

8.0
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The superstars of World Wrestling Entertainment's "RAW" brand collide each and every week on WWE Monday Night RAW, broadcast once again each and every week on the USA cable network.

Stars: Jerry Lawler, Paul Levesque, Michael Coulthard, Glenn Jacobs

Votes: 6,299

3. Hyena Road (2015)

R | 120 min | Drama, War

6.5
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44 Metascore

Three different men, three different worlds, three different wars - all stand at the intersection of modern warfare - a murky world of fluid morality where all is not as it seems.

Director: Paul Gross | Stars: Rossif Sutherland, Allan Hawco, Paul Gross, Clark Johnson

Votes: 4,488 | Gross: $0.00M

4. 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: 17,973 | Gross: $1.33M

5. Taxi to the Dark Side (2007)

R | 106 min | Documentary, Crime, War

7.6
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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.

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

Votes: 11,592 | Gross: $0.27M

6. 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 »

Director: Janus Metz Pedersen

Votes: 8,274 | Gross: $0.01M

7. 1,000 Times Good Night (2013)

117 min | Drama, War

7.1
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57 Metascore

Rebecca is one of the world's top war photographers. She must weather a major emotional storm when her husband refuses to put up with her dangerous life any longer. He and their young ... See full summary »

Director: Erik Poppe | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Chloë Annett

Votes: 5,733 | Gross: $0.05M

8. Citizen Soldier (2016)

R | 105 min | Documentary, Action

5.5
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68 Metascore

CITIZEN SOLDIER is a dramatic feature film, told from the point of view of a group of Soldiers in the Oklahoma Army National Guard's 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, known since World War... See full summary »

Directors: David Salzberg, Christian Tureaud | Stars: Jordan Alex, James Tyler Brown, Martin Byrne, Jared Colson

Votes: 325

9. Zenne Dancer (2012)

99 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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A feature film about an unusual trio: Daniel, a German photo-journalist in Istanbul without much knowledge about Turkish values. Can, a flamboyant, out and proud male belly dancer with lots... See full summary »

Directors: Caner Alper, Mehmet Binay | Stars: Kerem Can, Giovanni Arvaneh, Erkan Avci, Tilbe Saran

Votes: 1,947

10. The Hornet's Nest (2014)

R | 93 min | Documentary, Action, History

6.5
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61 Metascore

Armed only with their cameras, Peabody and Emmy Award-winning conflict Journalist Mike Boettcher, and his son, Carlos, provide unprecedented access into the longest war in U.S. history.

Directors: David Salzberg, Christian Tureaud | Stars: Frank Adamski, Ofren Arrechaga, Ed Bankston, Carlos Boettcher

Votes: 1,490 | Gross: $0.31M

11. Human (I) (2015)

190 min | Documentary

8.7
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A collection of stories about and images of our world, offering an immersion to the core of what it means to be human.

Director: Yann Arthus-Bertrand | Stars: Luis Cancu, Atman, Berthony, Bruno

Votes: 3,537

12. Dirty Wars (2013)

Not Rated | 87 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama

7.5
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76 Metascore

Investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill is pulled into an unexpected journey as he chases down the hidden truth behind America's expanding covert wars.

Director: Rick Rowley | Stars: Jeremy Scahill, Nasser Al Aulaqi, Saleha Al Aulaqi, Muqbal Al Kazemi

Votes: 8,101 | Gross: $0.37M

13. 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: 10,618 | Gross: $0.32M

14. Safar e Ghandehar (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.

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

Votes: 5,821 | Gross: $0.02M

15. Inside Combat Rescue (2013– )

TV-14 | 45 min | Documentary

8.7
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An elite Combat Rescue team of the US Air Force, rescue wounded American or Allied forces in lethal danger. Pararescuemen, or PJs, return to the front lines of Afghanistan and East Europe ... See full summary »

Votes: 478

16. David Blaine: Real or Magic (2013 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 90 min | Reality-TV

7.7
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Magician David Blaine ventures across America from New York to Los Angeles, performing to various celebrities and the general public.

Director: Matthew Akers | Stars: David Blaine, Hadji Ali, Woody Allen, Will Arnett

Votes: 1,069

17. National Bird (2016)

Unrated | 92 min | Documentary

7.6
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Drone whistleblower interviewed about borderless information gathering by the government.

Director: Sonia Kennebeck | Star: Jesselyn Radack

Votes: 86 | Gross: $0.01M

18. Red Sands (2009)

R | 89 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

4.3
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During a mission in the Middle East, a group of US soldiers destroy a statue out of boredom only to then be visited by something the next day.

Director: Alex Turner | Stars: Shane West, Leonard Roberts, Aldis Hodge, Callum Blue

Votes: 2,994

19. Meetings with Remarkable Men (1979)

108 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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G.I. Gurdjieff is a spiritual teacher and mystic who, after a lifetime study, developed a form of meditation incorporating modern dance.

Director: Peter Brook | Stars: Dragan Maksimovic, Terence Stamp, Mikica Dimitrijevic, Athol Fugard

Votes: 726

20. 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: 2,023 | Gross: $0.04M

21. Super Bowl XXXIX (2005 TV Special)

Sport

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The 39th renewal of the AFC-NFC World Championship Game pitted the New England Patriots, two-time defending champions, against the Philidelphia Eagles, who hadn't won a championship of any ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Levy | Stars: Rabih Abdullah, Keith Adams, Troy Aikman, David Akers

Votes: 415

22. Taking Fire (2016– )

Documentary, War

8.6
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Soldiers recount their experiences in one of the worst places of Afghanistan through helmet cameras and testimony years after their tour.

Stars: Kyle Boucher, Kevin Conroy, J.J. McCool, Ken Shriver

Votes: 135

23. 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 »

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

Votes: 7,730 | Gross: $1.13M

24. The Horsemen (1971)

GP | 109 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.6
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In the poor, desolate northern provinces of the mountainous feudal Sunni kingdom of Afghanistan (before the Soviet-engineered republican revolutions), the status of the proud men and their ... See full summary »

Director: John Frankenheimer | Stars: Omar Sharif, Leigh Taylor-Young, Jack Palance, Peter Jeffrey

Votes: 790

25. Mediastan (2013)

94 min | Documentary

7.9
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On the road with Wikileaks.

Director: Johannes Wahlström | Stars: Julian Assange, Vladimir Gubanov, Sultanbek Joumagulov, Bill Keller

Votes: 360

26. Drums (1938)

Not Rated | 104 min | Adventure, War

6.5
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Set in the India of the British Raj. All the Indians are portrayed as untrustworthy, plotting to overthrow their British masters. The only 'loyal' Indian is Prince Azim who tries to warn ... See full summary »

Director: Zoltan Korda | Stars: Sabu, Raymond Massey, Roger Livesey, Valerie Hobson

Votes: 610

27. Half the Sky (2012)

224 min | Documentary

8.5
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HALF THE SKY is a passionate call-to-arms, urging us not only to bear witness to the plight of the world's women, but to help to transform their oppression into opportunity. Our future is in the hands of women everywhere.

Director: Maro Chermayeff | Stars: America Ferrera, Nicholas Kristof, Diane Lane, Dipti Mehta

Votes: 230

28. Kabul Express (2006)

105 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.9
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A thrilling story spanning 48 hours of five individuals linked by hate and fear but brought together by fate to finally recognize each other.

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

Votes: 2,560 | Gross: $0.30M

29. Dharmatma (1975)

Action, Romance, Thriller

6.8
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Wealthy, powerful and influential Seth Dharamdas leads a financially secure life in a palatial mansion. He is known to come to the aid of all people who are beyond any hope of assistance, ... See full summary »

Director: Feroz Khan | Stars: Prem Nath, Feroz Khan, Hema Malini, Rekha

Votes: 200

30. Sonita (2015)

90 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.8
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After her family attempts to sell her into marriage, a young Afghan refugee in Iran channels her frustrations and seizes her destiny through music. Grabbing the mic, she spits fiery rhymes in the face of oppressive traditions.

Director: Rokhsareh Ghaemmaghami | Stars: Sonita Alizadeh, Latifah Alizadeh, Fadia Alizadeh, Ahmad Ahmadi

Votes: 506

31. Act of Dishonour (2010)

90 min | Drama

6.9
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In a land beset by endless strife, nothing must get in the way of the preservation of honour - even if that means sacrificing a loved one. Mena, a young, beautiful bride-to-be, lives in a ... See full summary »

Director: Nelofer Pazira | Stars: Marina Golbahari, Abdul Ghafar Qoutbyar, Masood Serwary, Nelofer Pazira

Votes: 56

32. Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971)

R | 113 min | Crime, Thriller, Action

5.5
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Interpol investigates the freelance killings of drug and porn peddlers.

Director: Romain Gary | Stars: Stephen Boyd, Jean Seberg, James Mason, Curd Jürgens

Votes: 175

33. Danger Close (I) (2017)

90 min | Action | Completed

Freelance female war reporter Alex Quade covers U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF) on highly classified combat missions. Since 2001, she has embedded with elite SOF, including the U.S. ... See full summary »

Directors: Christian Tureaud, David Salzberg | Stars: Alex Quade, Wendy R. Anderson

34. Khuda Gawah (1992)

193 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.5
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Baadshah Khan falls in love with Benazir, a member of a rival clan who has defeated him in a game of buzkashi. Benazir will not marry him unless he brings back the head of her father's ... See full summary »

Director: Mukul Anand | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Sridevi, Nagarjuna Akkineni, Shilpa Shirodkar

Votes: 1,332

35. Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? (2008)

PG-13 | 90 min | Documentary, Comedy, War

6.6
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45 Metascore

Morgan Spurlock tours the Middle East to discuss the war on terror with Arabic people.

Director: Morgan Spurlock | Stars: Morgan Spurlock, George Bush, Dick Cheney, Daryl Isaacs

Votes: 5,644 | Gross: $0.38M

36. Zwischen Welten (2014)

98 min | Drama, War

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 »

Director: Feo Aladag | Stars: Ronald Zehrfeld, Mohsin Ahmady, Saida Barmaki, Salam Yousefzai

Votes: 493

37. Operation Belvis Bash (2013)

Not Rated | 85 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.5
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A rock and roll musician travels to Afghanistan to win the hearts and minds of its people.

Directors: Alex Lvovsky, Joe Walser | Stars: Alex Lvovsky, Mark Metcalf, Corey Feldman, Noel Britton

Votes: 984

38. Dust (III) (2016)

Action, Drama

6.7
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Azra, Emir, Ahmet are three siblings who were born and raised in Istanbul, their family originally from Afghanistan. After their mother's death, Azra who regrets about her weakness of ... See full summary »

Director: Gozde Kural | Stars: Sayeed Masud Ahmadi, Erkan Akbulut, Haji Gul Aser, Muhammed Cangören

Votes: 41

39. The Diplomat (2015)

104 min | Documentary, Biography

7.2
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THE DIPLOMAT tells the remarkable story of the life and legacy of Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, whose singular career spanned fifty years of American foreign policy - from Vietnam to Afghanistan.

Director: David Holbrooke | Stars: Madeleine Albright, Christiane Amanpour, Rina Amiri, Kofi Annan

Votes: 202

40. Terra X - Rätsel alter Weltkulturen (1982– )

43 min | Documentary, History

7.7
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Add a Plot

Stars: Dirk Steffens, Maximilian Schell, Hape Kerkeling, Christian Berkel

Votes: 79

41. Frame by Frame (2015)

85 min | Documentary, War

8.1
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84 Metascore

When the Taliban ruled Afghanistan, taking a photo was a crime. After the regime fell from power in 2001... See full synopsis »

Directors: Alexandria Bombach, Mo Scarpelli | Stars: Massoud Hossaini, Wakil Kohsar, Najibullah Musafer, Farzana Wahidy

Votes: 87

42. Bomb Patrol: Afghanistan (2011– )

44 min | Documentary

8.0
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Following multiple US Military EOD (Explosive Ordinance Disposal) Squads, which take care of disarming or destroying dangerous improvised explosive devices (IED) from the Taliban.

Stars: Sam Durham, Brad Penley, Matt Rayl, Jeremy Stein

Votes: 230

43. I Am a Girl (2013)

88 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

6.8
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Six girls coming of age, ready to become something extraordinary.

Director: Rebecca Barry

Votes: 84

44. Our War (2011– )

60 min | Documentary

8.4
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The story of the war in Afghanistan: filmed by soldiers, shot by soldiers.

Votes: 116

45. Kommissar X : Jagt die roten Tiger (1971)

89 min

5.2
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Captain Tom Rowland and Commissioner X are sent to smash the Red Tigers Gang,which is responsible for the smuggling of drugs from Afghanistan to US. Both come to Pakistan and do a joint ... See full summary »

Director: Harald Reinl | Stars: Tony Kendall, Brad Harris, Gisela Hahn, Mohammad Ali

Votes: 32

46. Battleground Afghanistan (2013– )

60 min | Reality-TV

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Follow the men of Golf Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, as they bravely fight Taliban forces in Afghanistan.

Stars: Keith David, Brandon Unis

Votes: 117

47. Prison Sisters (2016)

90 min | Documentary

7.8
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PRISON SISTERS takes us through the journey of two young women who have been released from prison in Afghanistan. Outside prison, the respite they experienced in prison is replaced with ... See full summary »

Director: Nima Sarvestani

Votes: 5

48. Afghan Star (2009)

Unrated | 87 min | Documentary, Music

7.3
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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: 859 | Gross: $0.10M

49. Asbe du-pa (2008)

101 min | Drama

7.0
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A wealthy boy hires a poor child to carry him around like a horse.

Director: Samira Makhmalbaf | Stars: Ziya Mirza Mohamad, Haron Ahad, Gol-Ghotai, Khojeh Nader

Votes: 400

50. Septem8er Tapes (2004)

R | 95 min | Drama, Thriller, War

5.9
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32 Metascore

One year after 9/11, an American journalist travels to Afghanistan in an effort to learn the truth about the search for Osama bin Laden.

Director: Christian Johnston | Stars: George Calil, Wali Razaqi, Sunil Sadarangani, Baba Jon

Votes: 776