Movies about Marines

“Demonstrate to the world there is ‘No Better Friend, No Worse Enemy’ than a U.S. Marine.”

Gen. James “Mad Dog” Mattis, USMC Ret, (Mattis’ Letter To 1st Marine Division)
Movies About Marines

There are many movies with or about Marines. I being a past member of (MCCCA) Marine Corps Combat Correspondents Association has helped me to locate some, maybe even many. If anyone knows of other movies to add to the list contact me wmodler@q.com I’ll add it.          Walt the Web. Sgt.

R1-Tell it to Ma
T6-Tell it
B6-Fighting Mari
R2-Moran
R3-Fighting Mari
R4-Join the Mari
R5-Call Out the
R6-To the Shores
R7-We Are Marine
R8-Gung Ho
R9-Marine Raider
B9-Salute to the
L1-With the Mari
T5-Pride of the
L2-Pride of Mari
L3-Leathernecks
L4-Montezuma
T4-Leave it to
L5-Marines Lets
T2-Battleground
L6-Battleground
L7-Who Never Ret
T1-Gomer Pyle
L8-Baby Blue
L9-Death Before
B2-A Few Good
B8-Space Marines
B5-Princess
B4-Semper Fi
B3-Windtalkers
1916 – Star Spangled Banner (Edison Movie)
1916 – Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines
1917 – The Marinettes (Edison Movie)
1918 – Tell That to the Marines (short)
1918 – The Unbeliever
1921 – The Story of the Star Spangled Banner
1922 – What Price Glory
1925 – Tell It To the Marines
1926 – Call Out the Marines
1926 – The Fighting Marine
1927 – Let It Rain
1927 – Thunderbolts Tracks
1928 – Miss Sadie Thompson
1928 – Moran of the Marines
1929 – The Cockeyed World
1929 – Flight
1929 – The Leatherneck
1930 – Soldiers and Women
1930 – Leathernecking
1930 – Paramount on Parade
1931 – Women of all Nations
1931 – Bless the Ladies
1931 – First to Fight (Short)
1931 – Cuban Love Song
1932 – Rain
Count 25 Titles
 
1932 – If I Had a Million
1932 – The Painted Woman
1933 – Hot Pepper
1933 – Parachute Jumper
1934 – Come on, Marines!
1934 – The Marines Are Coming
1934 – Devil Dogs of the Air
1935 – Professional Soldier
1935 – The Fighting Marines (Serial)
1936 – The Leathernecks Have Landed
1936 – Pride of the Marines
1936 – A Message to Garcia
1937 – Song of the Marines
1937 – The Singing Marine
1937 – The Join the Marines
1938 – Devil Dogs of the Air (Serial)
1938 – Air Devil’s
1938 – Alf’s Button Afloat
1938 – The Marines Are Here
1938 – Come On, Leathernecks!
1938 – The Marines Come Thur
1939 – Calling All Marines
1939 – Fighting Devil Dogs
1939 – The Real Glory
1940 – The Marines Fly High
Count 50 Titles
 
1940 – Isle of Destiny
1940 – March On, Marines
1942 – Wake Island
1942 – We Are the Marines
1942 – To the Shores of Tripol
1942 – Call Out the Marines
1942 – Busses Roar
1942 – Iceland
1942 – They All Kissed the Bride
1942 – Enemy Agents Meet Ellery Queen
1943 – Crash Dive
1943 – The Marines Come Thur
1943 – Gung Ho!
1943 – Guadalcanal Diary
1943 – Marine Raiders
1943 – Salute to the Marines
1944 – Abroad with Two Yanks
1944 – A Wave, a WAC and a Marine
1944 – When the Lights Go On Again
1944 – The Purple Heart
1944 – With The Marines At Tarawa
1944 – Strangers in the Night
1944 – Hail the Conquering Hero
1945 – They Were Expandable
1945 – Escape in the Fog
Count 75 Titles
 
1945 – Pride of the Marines
1945 – To the Shores of Iwo Jima
1945 – 6th Marine Division on Okinawa
1946 – Till the End of Time
1946 – Without Reservation
1946 – No Leave, No Love
1949 – Sands of Iwo Jima
1950 – Tripoli
1951 – Halls of Montezuma
1951 – Leave it to the Marines
1951 – Flying Leathernecks
1951 – Shadow in the Sky
1952 – Battle Zone
1952 – Big Jim McClain
1952 – Operation Secret
1952 – The Jazz Singer
1952 – Retreat, Hell!
1952 – What Price Glory (remake)
1952 – Stars and Stripes Forever
1952 – Here Come the Marines
1953 – Miss Sadie Thompson
1953 – China Venture
1953 – Take the High Ground
1953 – Girls of Pleasure Island
1953 – Crazy Legs, All American
Count 100 Titles
 
1953 – Fighter Attack
1953 – South Sea Woman
1954 – The Bob Mathias Story
1954 – Highway Dragnet
1954 – Beachhead
1954 – Big Town: Semper Fi (TV Series)
1955 – Battle Cry
1955 – Pearl Of The South Pacific
1955 – The Proud and the Profane
1956 – The Man Who Never Was
1956 – Hold Back the Night
1957 – Hellcats of the Navy
1957 – Monkey on My Back
1957 – Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison
1957 – The D.I.
1957 – Sadie Thompson (Remake)
1957 – Until They Sail
1958 – Direct Contact
1958 – South Pacific
1958 – In Love and War
1958 – Tarawa Beachhead
1959 – Pork Chop Hill
1960 – Hell to Eternity
1960 – All The Young Men
1961 – The Steel Claw
Count 125 Titles
 
1961 – Marines, Let’s Go!
1961 – The Steel Claw
1962 – The Nun and the Sergeant
1962 – The Outsider
1962 – 5 Marines per 100 Ragazzei
1963 – 55 Days At Peking
1963 – A Yank in Vietnam
1963 – Marine Battleground
1963 – The Lieutenant (TV Series)
1963 – The Marines Who Never Returned
1964 – Seven Days in May
1964 – Gomer Pyle (TV Series)
1965 – None But the Brave
1966 – The SandPebbles
1966 – Ambush Bay
1966 – To the Shores of Hell
1967 – The Happiest Millionaire
1967 – First to Fight
1967 – Beach Red
1968 – Hell in the Pacific
1969 – The Danny Kaye Show: #25 (TV Show)
1970 – Tribes
1971 – The Godfather
1973 – The Godfather II
1973 – Class of ’44
Count 150 Titles
 
1975 – The Wind and the Lion
1976 – Baby Blue Marine
1976 – Taxi Driver
1976 – Baa Baa Black Sheep Squadron (TV Series)
1978 – Who’ll Stop in Rain
1978 – Coming Home
1978 – The Boys of Company C
1979 – The Great Santini
1980 – A Rumor of War (TV Movie)
1981 – Inchon
1983 – Lords of Discipline
1983 – An Officer and a Gentleman
1983 – Running Brave
1983 – Uncommon Valor
1984 – Racing with the Moon
1984 – Hard Knocks
1984 – The Philadelphia Experiment
1984 – Purple Hearts
1985 – Killzone
1985 – The Rebel
1985 – Year of he Dragon
1986 – Platoon
1986 – Aliens
1986 – Heartbreak Ridge
1986 – Instant Justice
Count 175 Titles
R10-Flags of Our
1987 – No Way Out
1987 – Nowhere to Hide
1987 – Death Before Dishonor (TV Movie)
1987 – Full Metal Jacket
1987 – 1969
1988 – Feds
1988 – Sonny Spoon: Semper Fi (TV Series)
1989 – The Last Warrior
1989 – Indio
1989 – Skeleton Coast
1989 – Leathernecks aka Colli di cuoio
1989 – Snake Easter
1989 – Born on the Fourth of July
1989 – The Siege of Firebase Gloria
1990 – A Family of Spies (TV Movie)
1990 – The Hunt for Red October
1990 – Delta Force II: The Columbian Connection
1991 – Snake Eater II: The Drug Buster
1991 – Indio 2 – La rivolta
1991 – JFK
1991 – Cover Up
1991 – Dogfight
1991 – Diplomatic Immunity
1992 – Snake Eater III: His Law
1992 – The Human Shield
Count 200 Titles
 
1992 – A Few Good Men
1993 – Sniper
1993 – Dave
1994 – Heaven and Earth
1994 – Clear and Present Danger
1995 – Dangerous Minds
1995 – The Walking Dead
1995 – Dear Presidents
1995 – Major Payne
1995 – America’s Elite Military Honor Guards
1995 – Space: Above and Beyond (TV Series)
1996 – The Bloody Child
1996 – The Rock
1996 – Space Marines
1996 – Leprechaun 4 in Space
1996 – That Thing You Do
1996 – In Love and War
1996 – Independence Day
1997 – Most Wanted
1997 – Perfect Crime
1997 – Behind Enemy Lines
1998 – The Thin Red Line
1998 – Surface to Air
1999 – Dangerous Evidence: THe Lori Jackson Story
1999 – Cat Chaser
Count 225 Titles
 
2000 – Agent Red
2000 – One Kill (TV Movie)
2000 – Sand Serpents (TV Movie)
2000 – Rules of Engagement
2000 – The Making of a Marine
2001 – Air Rage
2001 – South Pacific (TV Movie)
2001 – Under Heavy Fire
2001 – Going Back
2001 – Ignition
2001 – The Greatest Movie Ever Made
2001 – Semper Fi (TV Movie)
2001 – The Princess and the Marine
2002 – The Bourne Identity
2002 – Quick Sand
2002 – The Navajo Code Talkers
2002 – Interview with The Assassin
2002 – High Crimes
2002 – Making Marines
2002 – Windtalkers
2002 – Sniper 2
2002 – Military Diaries: Semper Fi (TV Series)
2003 – Marines
2004 – Company K
2004 – Spartan
Count 250 Titles
 
2004 – Stateside
2004 – Marines at War
2004 – Sniper 3
2004 – Marine Corps Survival School
2005 – Second in Command
2005 – Purple Heart
2005 – Ears, Open. Eyeballs, Click
2005 – Semper Fi: The Marines in Korea
2005 – The War Zone: U.S. Marine Corps
2005 – Jarhead
2005 – Doom
2006 – Annapolis
2006 – Deja Vu
2006 – Semper Fi
2006 – Iwo Jima: 36 days of Hell
2006 – Uncommon Valor
2006 – The Story of the U.S. Marines in WWII
2006 – Combat Diary: The Marines of Lima Company
2006 – The Short life of Jose Antonio Gutierrez
2006 – The Road to Guantanamo
2006 – 10th and Wolf
2006 – The Marine
2006 – The Marines – PBS
2006 – Flags of Our Fathers
2006 – Letters from Iwo Jima
Count 275
 
2006 – East L.A. Marine: The Guy Gabaldon story
2006 – First to Fight: Living Up to the Legacy: The Marines
2007 – Shooter
2007 – California Dreamin’
2007 – Black Ops 2007 – The Devil Came on Hourseback
2007 – Semper Fi: WWII Counter Strike
2007 – Semper Fi: Beginning of the End
2007 – Semper Fi: One Marines Journey (TV Documentary)
2007 – McBride: Semper Fi (TV Movie)
2007 – Bobby Z
2007 – Battle of Inchon
2007 – Jericho: Semper Fidelis (TV Series)
2007 – Recon 2022: The Mezzo Incident
2008 – First to fight: The Marines
2008 – The Boys of Company C
2008 – The Man Left Behind
2008 – Blue Devils: Marine Aviation Squadron VMF-451
2008 – Battle for Haditha
2008 – Alien Uprising
2008 – Frontline: Rules of Engagement
2008 – Generation Kill
2008 – American Son
2009 – Lock N’Load with R. Lee Ermey (Series)
2009 – Severe Clear
2009 – Avatar
Count 300 Titles
 
2009 – The Marine 2
2009 – Road to Moloch
2009 – Lie to me: Secret Santa (TV Series)
2009 – Brothers
2009 – Taking Chance (TV Movie)
2010 – A Marine Story
2010 – National Geographic: Camp Leatherneck
2010 – The Pacific
2011 – The American Dream
2011 – A Warm Wind
2011 – Battle : Los Angeles
2011 – Small Town Boy; Real American Hero
2011 – Hell and Back Again
2011 – Sniper: Reloaded
2011 – The Amerikans: Semper Fi (TV Series)
2011 – Homeland (TV Series)
2011 – Semper Fi: Always Faithful
2012 – Red Dawn
2012 – The Lucky One
2012 – The Kill Hole
2012 – Semper Fi
2013 – Hey Bartender
2013 – Marine 3: Homefront
2013 – White House Down
2014 – Sniper 5
Count 325 Titles
 
2014 – Aliens Return to Earth
2014 – High Moon (TV Movie)
2014 – Spider: Legacy
2014 – Hornet’s Next (Documentary)
2014 – Jarhead 2: Field of Fire
2014 – Falcon Rising
2014 – Operation Rogue
2014 – The Marine 4: Moving Target
2014 – Bravo Common Men, Uncommom Valor (Documentary)
2015 – Hitman Agent 47
2015 – Max
2017 – Megan Levey
Count 12 Titles
Total Count 337 Titles
B1-Full Metal JA
30-The DI
L1-Battle for LA
L12-A Marine Sto
L11-Marine
L10-Uncommon Val
L9-Story of WWII
R11-Marine
R13-Taking Chanc
R12-Pacific
R16-Battle for H
R14-A Marine Sto
R15 Marines
B7-Guadalcanal
T3-Marines Lets
R18-A Warm Wind
R17-Sniper 5 Le
R19-Operation R
R20-The Marine
R21-Red Dawn
R22-Road to Mol
R23-Brothers
R24-Windtalkers
R25-Marine Shar
R26-Jarhead
R27-East LA Mar
R14-Letters from
R15-Recon 2022
R16-American So
R17-Firebase Gl
R18-Death Befor
R19-Heartbreak
R20-Here Come T
R21-Sands of Iw
R22-Back to Bata
R23-Devil Dogs
R24-Wake Island
R25-Guadalcanal

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