A list of the best black ops movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This black ops movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about black ops are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about black ops you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list are the most famous black ops movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these black ops movie titles for more information about the films.
Black operations are covert operations carried out by the government or the military usually involving high-profile targets or confidential objectives - this makes for exciting action movies!
This list of special ops movies has a variety of films in it, from RED to The Bourne Legacy.
This list answers the questions, "What are the best black ops movies?" and "What is the greatest black ops movie of all time?"
Various bits of information are included with these popular black ops movies as well as special forces movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these black ops movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these good black ops movies can be enjoyed no matter what.
Directed by: Ridley ScottBlack Hawk Down is a 2001 American-British war film directed by Ridley Scott. It is an... more
Directed by: Michael Bay13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (a.k.a. 13 Hours) is a 2016 American biographical... more
Directed by: Kathryn BigelowZero Dark Thirty is a 2012 American war thriller film directed by Kathryn Bigelow. A chronicle... more
Directed by: Peter BergLone Survivor is a 2013 American film written and directed by Peter Berg, and starring Mark... more
Directed by: Scott Waugh, Mike McCoyAct of Valor is a 2011 action adventure thriller film directed by Mike McCoy and Scott Waugh.... more
Directed by: Antoine FuquaTears of the Sun is a 2003 American action drama film depicting a U.S. Navy SEAL team rescue... more
Directed by: Antoine FuquaShooter is a 2007 American conspiracy action thriller film directed by Antoine Fuqua based on... more
Directed by: Tony GilroyThe Bourne Legacy is a 2012 American action thriller film directed by Tony Gilroy, and is the... more
Directed by: Kathryn BigelowThe Hurt Locker is a 2008 American film about a three-man Explosive Ordnance Disposal team... more
Directed by: José PadilhaElite Squad (Portuguese: Tropa de Elite, pronounced [ˈtɾɔpɐ dʒi eˈlitʃi] lit. "Elite Troop")... more
Directed by: Clint EastwoodAmerican Sniper is a 2014 American biographical drama film directed by Clint Eastwood and... more
Directed by: Clark JohnsonS.W.A.T. is a 2003 American action-thriller film directed by Clark Johnson, and is based on... more
Directed by: Robert SchwentkeRed is a 2010 American action comedy film directed by Robert Schwentke, inspired by the comic... more
Directed by: Lewis TeagueNavy SEALS is a 1990 action film, directed by Lewis Teague, written by Chuck Pfarrer and Gary... more
Directed by: Paul GreengrassGreen Zone is a 2010 British-French-American thriller film directed by Paul Greengrass. The... more
Directed by: Luc BessonNikita, also called La Femme Nikita, is a 1990 Franco-Italian action thriller film written and... more
Directed by: Dean ParisotRed 2 is an American action comedy film and sequel to Red. It was inspired by the limited... more
Directed by: John BadhamPoint of No Return is a 1993 American action film directed by John Badham and starring Bridget... more
Directed by: John McTiernanPredator is a 1987 American science fiction action film directed by John McTiernan and was... more
Directed by: Thomas IkimiLegacy is a 2010 psychological thriller film directed by Nigerian/British director Thomas... more
Directed by: José PadilhaElite Squad: The Enemy Within is a 2010 Brazilian crime, drama, and thriller film directed by... more
Directed by: Gareth EvansThe Raid: Redemption is a 2011 Indonesian martial arts action film directed by Gareth Evans. A... more
Directed by: Roel Reiné, Rebel WangDeadwater aka BlackOps aka Nazi Dawn in the United Kingdom, is a horror film written and... more
Directed by: Sam HargraveExtraction (a.k.a. Out of the Fire) is a 2020 American action thriller film directed by Sam... more
Directed by: Doug LimanThe Bourne Identity is a 2002 American-German action spy film adaptation of Robert Ludlum's... more