Movies like Cabin Pressure

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Cabin Pressure (2002)
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Cabin Pressure (2002)
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: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, adventure, heroes, hostages, confined, terrorism, violence spree, danger, one man army, chases and races, satellite, escapades, rivalry, rescue, race against time, save the day, disgruntled, airplane, spider, hacker, female nudity, plane crash, computer, drinking problem, co pilot ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle

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Most similar movies to Cabin Pressure

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about danger, chases and races, heroes, save the day, rivalry, terrorism and hijacking mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like Cabin Pressure: Crash Point Zero (2001), Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999), Air Marshal (2003), Counterstrike (2002), Strategic Command (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Crash Point Zero (2001)
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, hostages, heroes, chases and races, daring rescue, confined, escapades, survival, airplane, rivalry, undercover, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999)
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, stewardess, fear of flying, forces of nature, daring rescue, adventure, save the day, one man army, tough heroes, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 2.6
 489
Air Marshal (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A commercial jet plane has been hijacked by a group of terrorists who don't realize that a U.S. Air Marshal, Brett Prescott (Dean Cochran), is among the passengers. The fate of dozens of people lies in the hands of Prescott, who must forge a ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, airplane, terrorism, save the day, crimes, deadly, danger, rivalry, heroes, confined, one man army, hostages ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 4.4
 531
Counterstrike (2002)
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, escapades, confined, chases and races, save the day, crimes, heroes, special agents, deadly, government agency, hijacking, espionage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Strategic Command (1997)
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, chases and races, heroes, crimes, escapades, confined, daring rescue, save the day, hostages, tough heroes, one man army, terrorism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.6
 164
The Zone (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, secret agents, special agents, heroic mission, good versus evil, undercover, rivalry, manhunt, battles, espionage, hijacking, one man army ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 3.1
 477
Hour of Valor (2000)
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, one man army, state affairs, heroes, confined, escapades, adventure, chases and races, danger, race against time, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.7
 737
Crash Landing (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, 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: hijacking, terrorism, kidnapping, one man army, hijacker, martial arts, airplane, hostage, hurricane, terrorist, rivalry, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 4.3
 299
No Contest II (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sharon Bell is back, this time she must stop a terrorist plot to smuggle Nazi nerve gas.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, femme fatale, terrorist plot, martial artist, murder, heroes, save the day, adventure, confined, crimes, hostages ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Escape Under Pressure (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A luxury cruise liner is requisitioned by the Greek government in an attempt to give safe passage to national treasures worth millions of pounds. The liner is attacked by an art collector who finds out about the plan. During the hijack the liner ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, inventions and discoveries, ocean or sea, religions or cults, tough heroes, one man army, hijacking, terrorism, rescue, ship, danger, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.5
 256
Tunnel (2002)
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, adventure, hostages, crimes, one man army, terrorism, hijacking, crime gone awry, danger, race against time, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.1
 575
Air Rage (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a Marine Colonel orders his men to massacre a village they were sent to rescue some hostages but when they found them dead they decide to get some payback. Upon returning to the States the Colonel would be court-martialed and made a plea ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: deadly, government agency, airplane, rivalry, good versus evil, terrorism, hijacking, one man army, danger, tough heroes, hostages, daring rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.8
 582
Final Approach (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: FBI hostage rescue team leader Jack Bender has been sacked for not being a team player, and months later he finds himself in the ultimate hostage nightmare: stuck aboard a plane that's been taken over by a group of well-armed terrorists who ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, race against time, daring rescue, crimes, rescue, heroes, deadly, master criminal, tough heroes, one man army, danger, hostages ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.8
 275
Landslide (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Manhattan fireman Mark Decker visits, for the first time, his Steven in his ex Emma's new apartment in one of her dad Donald Richardson's development estates, at the foot of Diamand-back Mountain. But Don's ambitious executive Stewart ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, race against time, save the day, forces of nature, chases and races, escapades, adventure, heroes, pregnancy, survival, poison, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Airline Disaster (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the President learns that domestic terrorists have skyjacked the passenger jet her brother is flying, she must choose between family and the safety of the people in the cities below
Style: realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, kidnapping, chases and races, secret agents, state affairs, escapades, save the day, adventure, danger, airplane, rivalry, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.1
 306
Heaven's Fire (1999)
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, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, fire, danger, deadly, dishonesty, good versus evil, vengeance, hijacking, one man army, heist, undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 2.7
 933
Air Collision (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a solar storm wipes out the air traffic control system, Air Force One and a passenger jet liner are locked on a collision course in the skies above the midwest.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, army, danger, race against time, survival, save the day, escapades, confined, control room, disorder, nothing goes right, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Turbulence 3: Heavy Metal (2001)
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: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heavy metal, terrorism, murder, escapades, chases and races, save the day, heroes, violence spree, special agents, rescue, master criminal, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: colorado, usa, kansas, canada, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Turbulent Skies (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, 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, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: computer virus, airplane, hostages, future dystopia, save the day, forces of nature, chases and races, computers and web, space and aliens, confined, heroes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.4
 689
Christmas Rush (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the season of giving, the department took his badge. Criminals took his wife. Now, one cop is taking matters into his own hands
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, heroes, crime, confined, save the day, master criminal, disorder, partners, deadly, law enforcement, race against time, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.1
 609
Storm Cell (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A brother and sister are torn apart when their parents die tragically in a tornado. While he moves to Seattle to be away from the memory, she devotes her life to studying storms and weather patterns. When she discovers the threat of a powerful ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tornado, hurricane, obsession, danger, race against time, global warming, heroes, parents and children, escapades, adventure, forces of nature, chases and races
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.3
 393
Depth Charge (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jason Gedrick and Eric Roberts lead the cast of this thriller about a submarine captain who attempts to hold Washington, D.C. hostage for a billion dollars, and the heroic doctor who struggles to thwart the plan before the situation escalates.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: submarine, confined, hijacking, terrorism, state affairs, hostages, save the day, chases and races, adventure, heroes, escapades, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.3
 750
Crash Dive (1996)
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, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, hijacking, one man army, terrorism, tough heroes, ocean or sea, heroic mission, save the day, heroes, confined, military life, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 4.2
 281
Getting Even (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier-of-fortune steals some Russian nerve gas from Afghanistan, and brings it to the U.S. to be analyzed. A greedy millionaire rancher finds out about it and sets out to steal it.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: confined, heroic mission, hostages, crimes, chases and races, heroes, terrorism, race against time, danger, adventure, escapades, psychopath ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
 18K
Drop Zone (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A team of skydiving crooks led by DEA-agent-turned-bad Ty Moncrief (Busey) specialize in landing on police roofs and breaking in so their evil computer nerd can steal undercover agents' files and sell them to drug lords. Federal Marshal Pete ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, hijacking, chase, danger, parachuting, heroes, track down, race against time, hacker, stewardess, faked death ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.7
 529
Final Run (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Grand Royale is a new high-tech passenger train with a computerized engine. On its maiden voyage, it suffers a severe technical failure, killing the controller and gradually increasing its already high speed, at the rate of 2 more miles per ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: train, one man army, hijacking, danger, on the run, confined, escapades, heroes, save the day, technology gone awry, forces of nature, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Diplomatic Siege (1999)
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroic mission, save the day, crimes, hostages, race against time, danger, rescue, politics, special agents, heroes, secret agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.4
 520
Sub Zero (2005)
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: suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, satellite, race against time, terrorism, apocalypse, rivalry, save the world, undercover, adventure, daring rescue, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: himalaya, washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 2.5
 508
Target (2004)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: U.S. Army sniper Charlie Snow finds himself at the other end of the crosshairs when the brother of an Eastern European arms dealer whom he killed decides to take vengeance on Charlie and his family in L.A.
Style: realistic, rough, serious
Plot: save the day, confined, chases and races, criminal's revenge, adventure, terrorism, hijacking, one man army, vengeance, kidnapping, state affairs, hostages ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 654
Rosebud (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a bold coup a Palestinian terrorist group captures the yacht Rosebud and kidnaps the millionaires five daughters on it. At first they demand film clips to be shown on major European TV stations. Undercover agent Martin is hired to hunt the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, terrorist, yacht, undercover, heroes, save the day, daring rescue, confined, danger, race against time, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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