15 Best Movies Like 12 Strong (2018)

If you enjoyed 12 Strong we recommend 15 similar movies: The Balkan Line, Sicario: Day of the Soldado, Operation Red Sea, Anna's War, Tanks For Stalin, Dunkirk, 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi, Fury, American Sniper, The Monuments Men, Lone Survivor, Act of Valor, War Horse, We Were Soldiers, Windtalkers
1999, Serbia is bombed and Kosovo region is left for plunder by bandits under command of Albanian warlord, Smuk. The removal of the human organs take place within the territories bandits have taken, the robberies, mass assassinations and genocide. Russian intelligence officer Bek Ethoev and former paratrooper turned mercenary Andrey Shatalov head a small detachment tasked with the dangerous mission to stop the terrorism, recapture the airfield used by the bandits and rescue Shatalov's love interest Yasna, who was captured to be harvested for organs, like the rest of the Serbian prisoners.
GenreAction, Thriller, Drama, crime
CastBenicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin, Isabela Moner
DirectorStefano Sollima
A follow-up to the 2015 film, 'Sicario', which centers around the escalating war against drugs along the border of the United States and Mexico.
CountryHong Kong, China
CastYi Zhang, Johnny Huang (в титрах: Huang Jingyu), Hai-Qing
DirectorDante Lam
The film is loosely based on the evacuation of the 225 foreign nationals and almost 600 Chinese citizens from Yemen's southern port of Aden during the 2015 Yemeni Civil War.
The entire family of the 6-year-old Anna dies in the mass coordinated execution of Jews. The mother covers up Anna with her own body, and the girl miraculously survives. For the next few hundred days Anna hides in the disused chimney at the Nazi Commandant's office.
Genreadventure, history, military
A prototype of a new cutting edge tank is being taken on a secret mission to Moscow, to Comrade Stalin. Soon the cross-country run turns into a ruthless race. Followed by Nazis, the tanks' team defeats their pursuers and proves the great ability and vast superiority of the machine that is about to become a legendary T-34.
Genremilitary, Drama, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Netherlands, France
CastTom Hardy, Mark Rylance, Kenneth Branagh
DirectorChristopher Nolan
Evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, Canada, and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbor of Dunkirk, France, between May 26- June 04, 1940, during Battle of France in World War II.
GenreAction, Thriller, Drama, military, history
CastJohn Krasinski, James Badge Dale, Pablo Schreiber
DirectorMichael Bay
The story centers on the six-man security team that fought to defend the many Americans stationed at the U.S. State Department Special Mission Compound in Benghazi, Lybia, after it was attacked on Sept. 11, 2012. The attack on the American compound in the african country left U.S. ambassador J. Christopher Stevens dead. The story centers on the special forces team that attempted to rescue Stevens.
GenreAction, Drama, military
CountryUSA, China, United Kingdom
CastBrad Pitt, Logan Lerman, Shia LaBeouf
DirectorDavid Ayer
In April 1945, the Allies are making their final push in the European theater. A battle-hardened Army sergeant named Don "Wardaddy" Collier (Brad Pitt), leading a Sherman tank and a five-man crew, undertakes a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Hopelessly outnumbered, outgunned and saddled with an inexperienced soldier (Logan Lerman) in their midst, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds as they move to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.
GenreAction, Thriller, Drama, military, biography, history
CastBradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Kyle Gallner
DirectorClint Eastwood
U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper) takes his sole mission -- protect his comrades -- to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents. Despite grave danger and his struggle to be a good husband and father to his family back in the States, Kyle serves four tours of duty in Iraq. However, when he finally returns home, he finds that he cannot leave the war behind.
Genremilitary, Drama, Comedy
CountryUSA, Germany
CastMatt Damon, Bill Murray, John Goodman
DirectorGeorge Clooney
Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, The Monuments Men is an action drama focusing on seven over-the-hill, out-of-shape museum directors, artists, architects, curators, and art historians who went to the front lines of WWII to rescue the world’s artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and return them to their rightful owners. With the art hidden behind enemy lines, how could these guys hope to succeed?
Genremilitary, Action, Drama
CastMark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch
DirectorPeter Berg
Based on the failed June 28, 2005 mission "Operation Red Wing." Four members of SEAL Team 10, were tasked with the mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader, Admad Shad. Marcus Luttrell was the only member of his team to survive.
GenreAction, Thriller, military
CastRoselyn Sanchez, Jason Cottle, Alex Veadov
DirectorMike McCoy, Scott Waugh
Act of Valor follows an elite group of active duty Navy SEALs squad on a covert mission to recover a kidnapped CIA agent, and in the process takes down a complex web of terrorist cells determined to strike America at all costs.
GenreDrama, military
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CastJeremy Irvine, Emily Watson, Peter Mullan
DirectorSteven Spielberg
Albert (Jeremy Irvine) and his beloved horse, Joey, live on a farm in the British countryside. At the outbreak of World War I, Albert and Joey are forcibly parted when Albert's father sells the horse to the British cavalry. Against the backdrop of the Great War, Joey begins an odyssey full of danger, joy and sorrow, and he transforms everyone he meets along the way. Meanwhile Albert, unable to forget his equine friend, searches the battlefields of France to find Joey and bring him home.
GenreAction, Drama, military, history
CountryUSA, Germany
CastMel Gibson, Madeleine Stowe, Greg Kinnear
DirectorRandall Wallace
Recounting the true story of one of the most savage battles in U.S. history, Lt. Col. Hal Moore (Mel Gibson) and 400 of his men touched down on November 14, 1965, at a clearing in Ia Drang Valley, Vietnam. All were surrounded by 2,000 North Vietnamese soldiers. The ensuing battle was one of the most savage in U.S. history. We Were Soldiers Once...And Young is a tribute to the nobility of those men under fire, their common acts of uncommon valor, and their loyalty to and love for one another.
GenreAction, Drama, military
CastNicolas Cage, Adam Beach, Peter Stormare
DirectorJohn Woo
Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a "windtalker" - one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken language was indecipherable to Japanese code breakers.