Movies like Cabin Pressure

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Cabin Pressure
Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A fully automated commercial jetliner is prepared to make its maiden voyage. Without an on-flight pilot, the craft relies on satellite linking for its course. But when the plane suddenly deviates from its determined route and establishes a circular pattern over Seattle, it becomes evident that the craft has been hijacked by a disgruntled former airline employee who has hacked into the flight's computer system from his apartment, somewhere in the United States. Now, a former discredited Navy pilot and an oddball technician must race against the clock to find where the angry employee is, and regain control of the plane before it crashes into the city.
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, one man army, race against time, adventure, rescue, save the day, hijacking, terrorism, chases and races, confined, escapades, heroes, violence spree, danger, rivalry, disgruntled, satellite, female pilot, hangar, co pilot, obscene finger gesture, hacker, hidden camera, laptop, drinking problem ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
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Most similar movies to Cabin Pressure

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about chases and races, rivalry, one man army, danger, race against time, confined and deadly mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Cabin Pressure: Counterstrike (2002), Crash Point Zero (2001), Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999), Hour of Valor (2000), Turbulence 3: Heavy Metal (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Counterstrike
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent and his brother, a reckless ATF agent, try to stop a group of extreme right-wing U.S. military mercenaries, led by a fanatic Taiwanese vixen, who hijack the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner with the U.S. and Chinese presidents on ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china
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Crash Point Zero
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a plane carrying a legendary and recently found death ray machine from Siberia to Canada is hijacked and crashes in the remote mountains of Alaska, only a fearless government agent (Treat Williams) will risk his life to save the world. A modern ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, adventure, special agents, race against time, airplane, save the day, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, russia
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    User:   100%
 
Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A passenger of a hijacked airliner who happens to be an airplane engineer works to deactivate a chemical weapons bomb after the hijackers kill the pilot and threaten to kill all the passengers on the plane.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, hijacking, hostages, one man army, daring rescue, race against time, adventure, rescue, terrorism, save the day, violence spree, forces of nature ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   73%
 
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Hour of Valor
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Presidential candidate running against the Vice-President plans a trip to the Balkans to negotiate the release of American servicemen being held hostage. Before he leaves, he receives a disk documenting evidence that the Vice-President has been ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, one man army, secret agents, adventure, special agents, witnessing a crime, daring rescue, terrorism, hijacking, race against time, save the day, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
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Turbulence 3: Heavy Metal
Genre: Action, Music, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rock superstar Slade Craven has decided to hang up his rock & roll shoes and has planned something very special for his final show -- instead of a typical concert in some sports arena, he'll play a set aboard a 747 jumbo jet, flying from ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heavy metal, hostages, master criminal, one man army, music, daring rescue, race against time, airplane, crime, terrorism, save the day, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary
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The Hunt for Eagle One: Crash Point
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Strike Force team is back in this action-packed sequel to "The Hunt For Eagle One"! Terrorists have stolen a Ground Control Encoder...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hostages, airplane, adventure, one man army, secret agents, war, daring rescue, race against time, espionage, rescue, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary
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The Zone
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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Story: Former Gulf War hero Rowdy Welles is framed for murder by unscrupulous CIA boss Dick Althorp. As his price of freedom, Welles is ordered to undertake a deadly mission to destroy a nuclear processing plant in a foreign nation, owned by dangerous ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, hostages, one man army, adventure, secret agents, special agents, espionage, manhunt, race against time, save the day, terrorism, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
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The Marksman
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chechen rebels take over a Russian nuclear plant and it's up to a mysterious agent(Snipes) to stop them.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, hostages, adventure, one man army, secret agents, special agents, daring rescue, helicopter, espionage, terrorism, race against time, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   59%
 
Strategic Command
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rick Harding is a former Marines officer, now working in the FBI as a chemical weapons designer. While packing up for the night, a group of armed soldiers led by wanted criminal Carlos Gruber, break into the FBI research lab. They steal large ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gulf war, hostages, airplane, one man army, daring rescue, race against time, save the day, hijacking, terrorism, tough heroes, chases and races, confined ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   60%
 
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Shakedown
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Los Angeles a deadly plague called the 'Pandora' virus is stolen from a high-security installation...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, criminal's revenge, government agency, bank, hostages, master criminal, one man army, secret agents, virus, special agents, tough law enforcer, plague ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   58%
 
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Tunnel
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An ex-SAS agent and a thief battle for their lives as air runs out in a maze of abandoned mine tunnels while they're searching for $200 million in stolen diamonds.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, criminal heroes, bounty hunter, hostages, adventure, unlikely partners, crime gone awry, race against time, hijacking, chases and races, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   55%
 
Flight of Fury
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: John, is sent in to recover a stolen Stealth Bomber. His trusty sidekick Rojar and John's ever faithful Jessica, fight the rebel forces of Banansistan, led by the vivacious Ellianna.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, one man army, secret agents, adventure, daring rescue, espionage, race against time, terrorist, pilot, bomber, rescue, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   57%
 
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Heaven's Fire
Genre: Thriller, Action
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terrorists seize a building with intent to blow it up. However, one of the men trapped in the building is an ex-treasury agent, who just happens to be there with his wife and children in a tour group. Having to fight the terrorists and fires that ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   54%
 
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Laser Mission
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: West Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A CIA agent is sent to get Professor Braun before the KGB can seize him as the Prof's knowledge, together with a recently stolen diamond, could be used to make a laser cannon.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
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Sub Zero
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A device that controls a powerful Russian-made satellite weapon is stolen by Russian terrorists, who try to escape by flying out but are shot down. The device is now on top of K2. The device is still active and where it will strike is ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, hospital, one man army, secret agents, adventure, assassination, race against time, daring rescue, terrorism, survival, forces of nature, hijacking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: himalaya, washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   59%
 
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Crash Landing
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a hostage situation arises on-board a private plane with the daughter of a billionaire on-board. Major John Masters (Sabato Jr.) teams up with Captain Williams (Michael Paré) to stop the terrorist and land the plane.
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostages, island, kidnapping, one man army, adventure, race against time, save the day, airplane, hostage, martial arts, hijacker ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
Operation Delta Force 2: Mayday
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A ship captained by the father (Dale Dye) of the leader (Michael McGrady) of Delta Force is taken hostage by terrorists. As might be expected the force is sent in to stop them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, government agency, ship, hostages, adventure, one man army, tough law enforcer, daring rescue, race against time, cruise ship, hostage, terrorist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   48%
 
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Lethal
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sexy and lethal female mercenary takes on an international syndicate of weapons smugglers run by the Russian Mafia.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, adventure, hostages, one man army, secret agents, special agents, espionage, on the run, race against time, rescue, save the day, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   53%
 
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Flying Virus
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a series of Amazonian Indian attacks on US owned petroleum installation in Brazil, both governments start a secret 'special program'. In fact colonel Ezekial's men use GM killer bees to eradicate the tribes. During an Indian ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, deadly creature, one man army, airplane, race against time, rescue, save the day, survival, terrorism, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, hijacking ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   39%
 
Operation Delta Force
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands, South Africa
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A team of military experts and scientists go after a terrorist group that has seized a deadly virus and is threatening to release it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, hostages, one man army, adventure, secret agents, soldier, daring rescue, terrorism, race against time, virus, terrorist group, save the day ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, mine, africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   51%
 
Diplomatic Siege
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Steve Mitchell is clandestinely sent to the US embassy in Bucharest, Romania to disarm a nuclear bomb that has secretly remained in the building since the end of the Cold War, little does he know that other problems will soon erupt. He must ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, government agency, hostages, one man army, secret agents, special agents, terrorism, race against time, rescue, save the day, heroic mission, hijacking ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, romania, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
Aurora: Operation Intercept
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: There have been two mysterious plane crashes in only 48 hours. The aircraft suddenly lose control and crash, killing everyone aboard. A woman of Russian descent, Francesca Zaborszin, the daughter of a slain Federal investigator, claims ...
Style: rough, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: airplane, one man army, adventure, secret agents, special agents, daring rescue, race against time, espionage, terrorism, save the day, heroic mission, hijacking ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
Flight of Black Angel
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A top US Air Force fighter pilot decides that his call sign of Black Angel means that he's a messenger of God. Freely committing murders as he goes, he steals a nuclear weapon and his plane. Taking a family hostage to help him, he works on ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, futuristic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, hostages, one man army, adventure, daring rescue, religious fanatic, race against time, save the day, terrorism, officers and cadets, anti war, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
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Blast
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A terrorist posing as environmentalist hijacks an oil rig off the coast of California with the intent of detonating an electromagnetic bomb over the US.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, special agents, ship, adventure, daring rescue, race against time, terrorism, save the day, hijacking, chases and races, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
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Tube
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Burnt-out transit cop Jay forms an unlikely alliance with pickpocket Kay to stop a terrorist hijacker from blowing up a subway car during rush hour.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, police investigation, government agency, hostages, one man army, secret agents, race against time, special agents, terrorism, save the day, track down, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
The President's Man: A Line in the Sand
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A counterterrorism specialist is assigned by the President to track down a terrorist who is suspected of planning to set off a nuclear device in the U.S.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, secret agents, leadership, terrorism, race against time, hijacking, terrorist, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, deadly, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, afghanistan, campus, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   40%
 
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Dead Silence
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Three escaped convicts take a group of deaf students hostage but their teacher is Marlee Matlin!
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fugitives, hostages, bus, crime, murderous pair, school, one man army, betrayal, crime gone awry, mind game, on the run, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
Turbulent Skies
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a new airplane that's equipped with a new computer that can fly the plane on its own, is about to have its first flight. But the son of the owner decides to upload more software, he doesn't bother to check if there are any viruses ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: one man army, race against time, airplane, save the day, forces of nature, space travel, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes, hostages ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   43%
 

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Operation Thunderbolt
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Israel
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In July 1976, an Air France flight from Tel-Aviv to Paris via Athens was hijacked and forced to land in Entebbe, Uganda. The Jewish passengers were separated and held hostage in demand to release many terrorists held in Israeli prisons. After much ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fugitives, airplane, hostages, one man army, adventure, soldier, daring rescue, rescue, race against time, terrorism, hijacking, save the day ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa, israel, europe, greece, france ...
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System:   39%
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Crash Dive
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The crew of the nuclear submarine USS Ulysses rescues supposed victims of a boat disaster, but the victims turn out to be terrorists intent on capturing nuclear weapons aboard the sub. Only a former SEAL, now a submarine consultant, can save the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, submarine, terrorism, ocean or sea, heroic mission, hijacking, confined, danger, one man army, deadly, heroes, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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System:   38%
    User:   43%
 
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