Navy Seals are a special ops force that undergoes some of the most rigorous training in order to complete strategic missions to protect our nation from the biggest threats. Many little kids and adults alike dream and are curious about what it’s like to be a Navy Seal. Here are the top 10 Navy Seal movies that’ll make you feel like you’re taking an inside look into the Navy Seal’s mission force.
Top 10 Navy Seal Movies in No Particular Order
- 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi- This film is a based on a true story that tells the tale of 6 operatives that ignored orders when a U.S. embassy in Benghazi was attacked by Libyan Militants.
- Hunter Killer- This is a fictional story about a Captain that has to assemble and elite force of Navy Seals to stop WWIII from happening.
- Renegades- This movie was actually directed in Germany but about a U.S. Navy Seal team that finds gold treasure and fights to protect it and help the locals. An odd fictional tale, but one that expresses the honor and respect other countries have for the Navy Seals.
- American Sniper- Perhaps one of the most well- known movies on this list, Bradley Cooper plays Chris Kyle, a real- life Navy Seal war hero.
- Lone Survivor- Lone Survivor is a classic tale of a Navy Seal team that’s sent to take out a Taliban leader that’s causing harm.
- Zero Dark Thirty- This movie was based in part on true events of when the Navy Seals went on a special mission to kill terrorist leader, Osama Bin Laden.
- Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden- Another story about the raid by Navy Seals to take out Osama Bin Laden.
- Navy Seals Vs. Zombies- Definitely not based on a true story. A Navy Seal team must stop a zombie appocolipse. A sci- fi take on a classic military movie. Who knows? It’s 2020, maybe this film will play out in real life.
- Seal Team Eight: Behind Enemy Lines- A follow- up to the before mentioned Seal Team Six movie, Seal Team Eight follows the US Navy SEALs travel to Africa to try to prevent terrorists from obtaining weapons-grade uranium.
- Under Siege- This 90’s movie eventually became a series. This film follows a former Navy Seal’s journey to stop a terrorist attack on Pearl Harbor. Many of the films on this list, including this one, are inspired by true events but not fully a representation of the actual events.
There are plenty of other Navy Seal movies that couldn’t fit on this list, but these are 10 prominent movies that stick out to viewers. The incorporation of Navy Seals in that of film truly shows how much our country looks up to and praises the Navy Seals for their efforts to protect us at all costs.