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, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, hacker, plane crash, one man army, save the day, adventure, terrorism, danger, escapades, rescue, race against time, satellite, co pilot, airplane, heroes, hostages, hostage, confined, violence spree, chases and races, rivalry, disgruntled, catastrophe, airplane hijack, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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 suspenseful, serious, realistic and exciting films with plots about danger, save the day, chases and races, heroes, rivalry, one man army and terrorism mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Cabin Pressure: Crash Point Zero (2001), Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999), Counterstrike (2002), Crash Landing (2005), Hour of Valor (2000). 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, danger, confined, adventure, save the day, survival, terrorism, undercover, daring rescue, heroes, race against time, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, heroes, adventure, daring rescue, save the day, forces of nature, deadly, rescue, one man army ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 4.4
 544
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, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, adventure, daring rescue, one man army, rescue, special agents, undercover, danger, race against time, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 3.7
 771
Crash Landing (2005)
Genre: Action, 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: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, terrorist, hostage, kidnapping, one man army, martial arts, airplane, hijacker, tough heroes, hostages, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 3.0
 493
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, state affairs, political conspiracy, deadly, law enforcement, undercover, danger, confined, secret agents, save the day, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 2.6
 500
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, airplane, one man army, crimes, deadly, heroes, strong violent content, danger, hijacker, muslim, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, moral dilemma, terrorism, danger, head of state, adventure, save the day, leadership, deadly, airplane, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.9
 607
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: hostage, terrorism, airplane, race against time, rescue, daring rescue, crimes, danger, tough heroes, hostages, heroes, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 2.7
 978
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, tense, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, save the day, survival, danger, race against time, control room, disorder, confined, escapades, catastrophe, army, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: computer virus, airplane, save the day, hijacking, danger, chaos, escapades, rivalry, race against time, airplane accident, pilot, malfunction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Escape Under Pressure (2000)
Genre: Action, 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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, treasure hunt, danger, race against time, rivalry, rescue, crimes, confined, heroes, heroic mission, obsessive quest, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, chases and races, hostages, confined, daring rescue, heroes, hostage, danger, deadly, law enforcement, tough heroes, race against time ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.2
 591
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, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: airplane, tough heroes, save the day, daring rescue, one man army, hostages, adventure, terrorism, government agency, deadly, rivalry, hostage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.6
 168
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, good versus evil, manhunt, battles, hostage, conspiracy, rivalry, espionage, one man army, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.3
 309
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, martial artist, femme fatale, terrorist plot, murder, confined, hostages, chases and races, hijacking, race against time, undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.1
 614
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: exciting, disaster movie, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hurricane, race against time, danger, adventure, forces of nature, escapades, disaster film, rape, tornado, save the day, storm, fleeing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.8
 282
Landslide (2005)
Genre: 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, save the day, adventure, escapades, danger, race against time, pregnancy, chases and races, rescue, father son relationship, heroes, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 19K
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, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, airplane, terrorist, hijacking, heroes, chase, danger, parachuting, hacker, race against time, track down, faked death ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, hostage, heroic mission, save the day, crimes, hostages, politics, danger, rescue, race against time, state affairs, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, balkan, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heavy metal, terrorism, murder, law enforcement, deadly, master criminal, airplane, rivalry, chases and races, crimes, heavy metal culture, fellow agent ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: colorado, usa, kansas, canada, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 708
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, law enforcement, one man army, save the day, deadly, master criminal, partners, disorder, crime gone awry, danger, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.5
 261
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, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, race against time, crime gone awry, danger, escape, hostage, partners, law enforcement, one man army, gang, bounty hunter, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
 371
Detonator (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former FBI agent must stop a crazy man from blowing up bombs.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, undercover, one man army, rivalry, danger, terrorism, race against time, vengeance, law enforcement, master criminal, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Executive Decision (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Terrorists hijack a 747 inbound to Washington D.C., demanding the the release of their imprisoned leader. Intelligence expert David Grant (Kurt Russell) suspects another reason and he is soon the reluctant member of a special assault team that is ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hijacking, airplane, hostage, rescue, bomb, violence, explosion, surveillance, deception, hand to hand combat, ransom ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: athens greece, washington d.c., london, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.4
 531
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, terrorism, survival, undercover, daring rescue, adventure, government agency, intrigue, danger, forces of nature, deadly, climbing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: himalaya, pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Airplane vs. Volcano (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a commercial airliner is trapped within a ring of erupting volcanoes, the passengers and crew must find a way to survive - without landing.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, control room, danger, survival, adventure, save the day, heroes, spouse in danger, forces of nature, military, escapades, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.8
 4K
Hijacked (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A special agent's plans to reconcile with his ex-fiancé are ruined when she boards a private jet that is targeted by hijackers working for the same crime lord that he is chasing.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, save the day, crimes, danger, hijacking, confined, secret agents, rivalry, airplane, murder, police officer, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 2.5
 361
Lethal (2005)
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: suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, adventure, save the day, confined, secret agents, dishonesty, government agency, law enforcement, danger, espionage, one man army, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.1
 4K
The Marksman (2005)
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, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, military, black american, soldier, heroes, rescue, heroic mission, adventure, crimes, daring rescue, frame up, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
 296
Shakedown (2002)
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: futuristic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, hijacking, plague, virus, fbi, deadly, law enforcement, one man army, government agency, danger, secret agents, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%