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18 Movies Like 12 Strong (2018)

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1 13 Hours (2016) ★ 7.3

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In the aftermath of Gaddafi's downfall, a power vacuum exists and there was no clear leadership. The climate in Libya is volatile with military weapons freely available. Even though US Ambassador Chris Stevens knew this when he visited Benghazi on September 11th 2012 to stay at an unofficial CIA base near their location, they were still attacked by hordes of heavily armed locals who sought revenge against America for supporting Gaddafi during his regime years before.

Fortunately six CIA contractors from ex-military backgrounds agreed to provide security and defend him; however that night those same men would find themselves battling more than just one hundred bullets fired into their compound while defending not only the ambassador but also innocent lives as well!

American Sniper (2014) poster

2 American Sniper (2014) ★ 7.3

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A screen adaptation of the memoirs of Texas Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, who served as a sniper in Iraq and became the record holder for the number of enemy soldiers killed, for which the Iraqis nicknamed him the devil. In addition to the war itself, the film recounts the memories of Chris's wife, who witnessed her husband's growing affection for his fellow soldiers.
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3 War Machine (2017) ★ 6.0

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An idiosyncratic general confronts opposition from enemies, allies, and bureaucrats while leading a massive rebuilding operation in Afghanistan.
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4 The Wall (2017) ★ 6.2

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Two American Soldiers are trapped by a lethal sniper, with only an unsteady wall between them.
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5 The Outpost (2019) ★ 6.8

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A small team of U.S. soldiers battle against hundreds of Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.
Mosul (2019) poster

6 Mosul (2019) ★ 7.2

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A police unit from Mosul fight to liberate the Iraqi city from thousands of ISIS militants.
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7 Mine (2016) ★ 5.9

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After a failed assassination attempt, a United States Marine finds himself stranded in the desert. Exposed to the elements, he must survive the dangers of the desert and battle the psychological and physical tolls of the treacherous conditions.
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8 Jarhead (2005) ★ 7.0

The film is set during the Gulf War. The Marine Anthony Swofford is a descendant of the military. After a course of training in a special camp, he is sent to the Middle East, where hostilities are taking place. With a sniper rifle in his hands and a heavy backpack on his shoulders, he has to make a difficult journey through the desert, where there is no escape from the unbearable heat and Iraqi soldiers who at any moment may appear on the horizon.
Fury (2014) poster

9 Fury (2014) ★ 7.5

A grizzled tank commander makes tough decisions as he and his crew fight their way across Germany in April, 1945.

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10 Black Hawk Down (2001) ★ 7.7

The story of 160 elite U.S. soldiers who dropped into Mogadishu in October 1993 to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord, but found themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis.
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11 The Kill Team (2019) ★ 6.0

A young American soldier in Afghanistan is disturbed by his commanding officer's behavior and is faced with a moral dilemma.
Act of Valor (2012) poster

12 Act of Valor (2012) ★ 6.4

An elite team of Navy SEALs embark on a covert mission to recover a kidnapped CIA agent.
Thank You for Your Service (2017) poster

13 Thank You for Your Service (2017) ★ 6.5

A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they've left the battlefield.
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14 Hunter Killer (2018) ★ 6.6

Bill Beaman is ordered to stealthily gather intelligence from a Russian naval base. His team, composed of him and three other Navy SEALs with experience in covert operations, infiltrates through the dark Arctic seas on their way while he commands them via radio contact. Suddenly they stop dead in their tracks when an Akula-class submarine appears next to theirs--the USS Tampa Bay! The Russians have already beaten Bill's squad there by mere moments before disappearing into the darkness again...
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15 Lone Survivor (2013) ★ 7.5

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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.

Lone Survivor (2013) is on #15 spot of movies related to 12 Strong (2018). Lone Survivor (2013) was released in 2013, made by and has average rating 7.5 in 2022. Main stars of the Lone Survivor (2013) film are: Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch.

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16 Mile 22 (2018) ★ 6.1

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The elite unit of top-secret intelligence "Ghosts" does not officially exist. A super agent of the squad, with the support of the CIA, has a difficult mission: to smuggle an important witness out of Southeast Asia. Before the rescue plane they will have to overcome 22 deadly miles.

Mile 22 (2018) film was made by . Main stars of the movie: Mark Wahlberg, Lauren Cohan, Iko Uwais. You can find Mile 22 (2018) in the the next genre categories: Action, Thriller and Mile 22 (2018) has average rating 6.1, according to Screench user votes.

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17 Red Dawn (2012) ★ 5.3

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The city of Spokane, Washington is awakened by a North Korean paratrooper invasion. Marine Corps veteran Jed Eckert and his civilian brother, Matt, escape with a group of friends to an isolated cabin in the woods, where they witness the execution of their father at the hands of the ruthless Captain Cho. The brothers unite with their friends to form a guerrilla resistance group--the Wolverines--to drive the invaders from their home.
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18 Sand Castle (2017) ★ 6.3

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A group of American soldiers is sent to an Iraqi village to restore its water supply. Not all of the locals welcome the Americans as saviors, some of the residents strongly oppose their presence, and the Americans must convince the disgruntled that they are not the enemy and get out of the village alive along the way.

Sand Castle (2017) movie was filmed by as Director, starring Nicholas Hoult, Henry Cavill. Sand Castle (2017) belongs to the next genres: Action, Drama, War and has average rating 6.3, according to user votes.

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