20 Movies Like An Officer And A Gentleman

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Top Gun

Top Gun
Top Gun
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 57%
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Action, Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 11 wins & 9 nominations total
Writer: Jim Cash, Jack Epps Jr., Ehud Yonay
Actors: Tom Cruise, Tim Robbins, Kelly McGillis
Language: English
Country: United States
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Top Gun is a 1986 action film that follows the story of a talented fighter pilot named Maverick as he attends the elite Top Gun Naval Fighter Weapons School. Maverick’s journey involves intense training, competition, and a romantic subplot while showcasing the thrill and danger of aerial combat.

Annapolis

Annapolis
Annapolis
Internet Movie Database: 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 10%
Metacritic: 37/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Awards: N/A
Writer: David Collard
Actors: James Franco, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Annapolis movie is about a young man named Jake Huard who dreams of attending the U.S. Naval Academy and becomes a part of the boxing team, facing challenges and proving his worth.

Officer Down

Officer Down
Officer Down
Internet Movie Database: 5.5/10
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: N/A
Writer: John Chase
Actors: Stephen Dorff, Stephen Lang, David Boreanaz
Language: Russian, English
Country: United States
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“Officer Down” is a crime thriller film about a corrupt detective who is shot and left for dead, only to awaken with no memory and a desire for redemption as he unravels the truth behind his own shooting and the conspiracy that surrounds it.”

The Last Castle

The Last Castle
The Last Castle
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 52%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 131 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: David Scarpa, Graham Yost
Actors: Robert Redford, James Gandolfini, Mark Ruffalo
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Last Castle” is a film about a highly decorated Army general who is imprisoned in a military prison and leads a rebellion against the corrupt and abusive warden to restore order and dignity to the inmates.

Men of Honor

Men of Honor
Men of Honor
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: 11 nominations
Writer: Scott Marshall Smith
Actors: Cuba Gooding Jr., Robert De Niro, Charlize Theron
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Men of Honor” is a biographical drama film that tells the inspiring true story of Carl Brashear, the first African American U.S. Navy Master Diver, as he overcomes racism and physical challenges to achieve his dream. It highlights Brashear’s determination and resilience in the face of adversity, showcasing his journey of breaking barriers and proving his worth in a predominantly white institution.

A Few Good Men

A Few Good Men
A Few Good Men
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 138 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 10 wins & 30 nominations total
Writer: Aaron Sorkin
Actors: Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Demi Moore
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“A Few Good Men” is a legal drama film that follows the trial of two U.S. Marines accused of murder while stationed at Guantanamo Bay. A young military lawyer teams up with a seasoned litigator to uncover a high-level conspiracy and fight for justice.

Top Gun: Maverick

Top Gun: Maverick
Top Gun: Maverick
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Action, Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 102 wins & 229 nominations total
Writer: Jim Cash, Jack Epps Jr., Peter Craig
Actors: Tom Cruise, Jennifer Connelly, Miles Teller
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Top Gun: Maverick” is a sequel to the 1986 film “Top Gun” and follows the story of a now older and experienced Pete “Maverick” Mitchell as he mentors a new generation of fighter pilots while confronting his own past and the changing landscape of warfare.

Jarhead

Jarhead
Jarhead
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 60%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Awards: 6 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: William Broyles Jr., Anthony Swofford
Actors: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Foxx, Lucas Black
Language: English, Spanish, Arabic, Latin
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Germany
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“Jarhead” is a war film based on the memoir of U.S. Marine Anthony Swofford. It follows his experiences as a young sniper during the Gulf War, highlighting the psychological toll and the monotony of military life.

Full Metal Jacket

Full Metal Jacket
Full Metal Jacket
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Drama, War
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 8 wins & 15 nominations total
Writer: Stanley Kubrick, Michael Herr, Gustav Hasford
Actors: Matthew Modine, R. Lee Ermey, Vincent D'Onofrio
Language: English, Vietnamese
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“Full Metal Jacket” is a war film directed by Stanley Kubrick that portrays the experiences of a group of U.S. Marine Corps recruits during the Vietnam War, exploring themes of dehumanization and the psychological effects of war. The movie follows their brutal training as well as their deployment to Vietnam, highlighting the transformation of the recruits into hardened soldiers.

Platoon

Platoon
Platoon
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 92/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Drama, War
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 24 wins & 16 nominations total
Writer: Oliver Stone
Actors: Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe
Language: English, Vietnamese
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“Platoon” is a war film that follows a young soldier’s journey as he is thrust into the brutal and chaotic reality of the Vietnam War, grappling with the moral complexities and internal conflicts that arise within his own platoon. It explores themes of camaraderie, the dehumanizing effects of war, and the struggle to maintain one’s humanity in the face of violence and despair.

Crimson Tide

Crimson Tide
Crimson Tide
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 5 wins & 9 nominations total
Writer: Michael Schiffer, Richard P. Henrick
Actors: Gene Hackman, Denzel Washington, Matt Craven
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Crimson Tide” is a 1995 American submarine thriller film that follows the tense power struggle between the captain and the executive officer of a nuclear missile submarine during a global crisis, as they clash over the decision to launch their missiles or not, leading to a potentially catastrophic outcome.

The Hunt for Red October

The Hunt for Red October
The Hunt for Red October
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 135 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 3 wins & 8 nominations total
Writer: Tom Clancy, Larry Ferguson, Donald E. Stewart
Actors: Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn
Language: English, Russian
Country: United States
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“The Hunt for Red October” is a 1990 film directed by John McTiernan, based on Tom Clancy’s novel. The movie follows a Soviet submarine captain who attempts to defect to the United States, triggering a high-stakes cat-and-mouse chase between the Soviet and American navies.

The Great Santini

The Great Santini
The Great Santini
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 3 wins & 6 nominations total
Writer: Pat Conroy, Lewis John Carlino, Herman Raucher
Actors: Robert Duvall, Blythe Danner, Michael O'Keefe
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Great Santini” is a film about a Marine fighter pilot, Lieutenant Colonel Bull Meechum, and his strained relationship with his family. It explores the themes of masculinity, discipline, and the impact of a domineering father on his children.

The Thin Red Line

The Thin Red Line
The Thin Red Line
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 170 min
Genre: Drama, History, War
Awards: Nominated for 7 Oscars. 22 wins & 47 nominations total
Writer: James Jones, Terrence Malick
Actors: Jim Caviezel, Sean Penn, Nick Nolte
Language: English, Tok Pisin, Japanese, Greek
Country: United States
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“The Thin Red Line” is a war film that follows a group of soldiers during the Battle of Guadalcanal in World War II. The movie explores their personal experiences, inner struggles, and the moral dilemmas they face in the face of war.

The General’s Daughter

The General's Daughter
The General's Daughter
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 21%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 3 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Nelson DeMille, Christopher Bertolini, William Goldman
Actors: John Travolta, Madeleine Stowe, James Cromwell
Language: English
Country: United States, Germany
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“The General’s Daughter” is a psychological thriller film about an army officer investigating the murder of a female military officer, only to uncover a web of secrets, cover-ups, and betrayal within the military. As the investigation progresses, he unravels the dark and disturbing truth behind the murder and its connection to the victim’s past.

Courage Under Fire

Courage Under Fire
Courage Under Fire
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 9 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: Patrick Sheane Duncan
Actors: Denzel Washington, Meg Ryan, Lou Diamond Phillips
Language: English, Arabic
Country: United States
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“Courage Under Fire” is a 1996 war film that follows a US Army officer investigating the death of a female helicopter pilot during the Gulf War. Through a series of interviews, he uncovers the truth about her bravery, sacrifice, and the cover-up surrounding her death.

In the Army Now

In the Army Now
In the Army Now
Internet Movie Database: 4.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 6%
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Comedy, War
Awards: N/A
Writer: Steve Zacharias, Jeff Buhai, Robbie Fox
Actors: Pauly Shore, Lori Petty, Andy Dick
Language: English
Country: United States
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“In the Army Now” is a comedy film about two slackers who join the U.S. Army Reserves and are unexpectedly deployed to a conflict zone, where they must navigate through hilarious and unconventional situations while trying to survive and complete their mission.”

Stripes

Stripes
Stripes
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Comedy, War
Awards: N/A
Writer: Len Blum, Daniel Goldberg, Harold Ramis
Actors: Bill Murray, John Candy, Harold Ramis
Language: English, Russian, Polish
Country: United States
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The movie “Stripes” is a comedy about two friends who join the U.S. Army for a new direction in life, but end up causing chaos and hilarity as they navigate through military training and unexpected missions.

Heartbreak Ridge

Heartbreak Ridge
Heartbreak Ridge
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 68%
Metacritic: 53/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Drama, War
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 2 wins & 1 nomination total
Writer: James Carabatsos, Dennis Hackin, Joseph Stinson
Actors: Clint Eastwood, Marsha Mason, Everett McGill
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Heartbreak Ridge” is a 1986 war film directed by Clint Eastwood. The movie follows a tough Marine Corps Gunnery Sergeant, played by Eastwood, as he trains a group of undisciplined recruits for combat in the invasion of Grenada.

The Guardian

The Guardian
The Guardian
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 37%
Metacritic: 53/100
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Runtime: 139 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: Ron L. Brinkerhoff
Actors: Kevin Costner, Ashton Kutcher, Sela Ward
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Guardian” is a 2006 action drama film about a legendary Coast Guard rescue swimmer who mentors a young recruit, as they both face personal and professional challenges while saving lives in treacherous waters. The movie explores themes of loyalty, sacrifice, and the bonds formed in the face of danger.

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