Movies like Crash Landing

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Crash Landing (2005)
 3.7
 777
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, airplane, kidnapping, one man army, martial arts, hijacker, hostages, confined, heroic mission, tough heroes, adventure, violence spree, danger, deadly, race against time, save the day, abduction, hurricane, gunfight, crimes, island, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about danger, terrorism, heroes, rivalry, hijacking, confined and save the day mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Crash Landing: Final Approach (2007), Air Marshal (2003), Crash Point Zero (2001), Death Train (2003), Hour of Valor (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.9
 606
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, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, terrorism, daring rescue, crimes, rescue, race against time, hostages, save the day, danger, tough heroes, deadly, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 2.6
 497
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, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, airplane, deadly, crimes, one man army, heroes, danger, strong violent content, hijacker, muslim, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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, confined, adventure, save the day, terrorism, survival, danger, race against time, deadly, undercover, one man army, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 3.1
 323
Death Train (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is supposed to guard a shipment of diamonds being sent by rail. But a man robs the train and kills the men guarding the diamonds. The robbers derail the train and hope to get away with their crime. The robbers get caught in Mexico and are sent ...
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, train, one man army, save the day, on the run, tough heroes, danger, undercover, race against time, hostages, hostage, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 3.1
 494
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, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, state affairs, political conspiracy, law enforcement, deadly, danger, save the day, confined, secret agents, undercover, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., france
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 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, save the day, adventure, chases and races, race against time, hijacking, undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.3
 9K
Flight 93 (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, History, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Flight 93 is a 2006 made-for-TV film, directed by Peter Markle, which chronicles the events aboard United Airlines Flight 93 during the September 11 attacks. It premiered January 30, 2006 on the A&E Network and was re-broadcast several times ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, passenger, airplane, terrorist, daring rescue, crimes, confined, save the day, government agency, deadly, race against time ...
Time: september 11 2001, 21st century, year 2001, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.4
 545
Counterstrike (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, adventure, daring rescue, rescue, one man army, special agents, undercover, rivalry, race against time, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, crimes, escapades, chases and races, hostages, save the day, confined, daring rescue, heroes, tough heroes, danger, race against time ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.6
 234
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 ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plane crash, hijacking, hacker, one man army, save the day, escapades, adventure, danger, terrorism, race against time, rescue, satellite ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.0
 262
Terminal Rush (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of terrorists, led by a Brit and a psycho (in a great performance by "Rowdy" Roddy Piper) take control of the Hoover Dam and demand $25 million or they will kill civilians and dam workers they have taken hostage. But the terrorists ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, one man army, terrorism, martial arts, save the day, hostages, confined, crimes, escapades, chases and races, hijacking, race against time ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Terrorists (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Following a series of bomb attacks in London, a group of terrorists seize Britain's ambassador to Scandinavia. With the ambassador now a hostage in his residence, another group hijacks an airliner at the capital's airport, announcing that ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: terrorist, hijacking, airplane, terrorism, graphic violence, state affairs, confined, heroes, chases and races, hostages, daring rescue, save the day ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: norway, oslo norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 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, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, save the day, terrorism, danger, crimes, secret agents, confined, rivalry, hijacking, murder, police officer, hostages ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.2
 302
Hijack (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prestigious senator and the passengers on board a train are kidnapped by a militia group.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, terrorism, martial arts, hijacking, chases and races, deadly, danger, race against time, law enforcement, confined, heroes, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, daring rescue, forces of nature, tough heroes, deadly, adventure, save the day, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Flight of Fury (2007)
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, bomber, pilot, betrayal, chases and races, espionage, terrorism, soldier, crimes, secret agents, adventure, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, airplane, moral dilemma, terrorism, danger, head of state, save the day, adventure, deadly, leadership, undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Aurora: Operation Intercept (1995)
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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, futuristic ...
Plot: airplane, hostage, terrorism, race against time, law enforcement, adventure, heroes, rivalry, tough heroes, heroic mission, undercover, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 4.3
 779
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, submarine, hijacking, terrorism, military life, ocean or sea, tough heroes, heroic mission, danger, deadly, strong violent content, profanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.7
 960
Icebreaker (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the the Killington ski resort something has gone awry. Evil terrorists led by the sinister Greig have taken the resort hostage with a stolen nuclear device. It's up to Ski Patrol bum Matt Foster to save the day... and his fiancé.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, hostage, hostages, confined, save the day, escapades, danger, deadly, race against time, isolation, nuclear threat ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, heroic mission, politics, rescue, danger, crimes, hostages, save the day, race against time, deadly, one man army ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, balkan, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Operation Delta Force (1997)
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, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, military, virus, terrorist group, rescue, chaos, daring rescue, heroic mission, tough heroes, battles, race against time, hijacking ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, obsessive quest, race against time, rescue, one man army, escapades, crimes, chases and races, confined, treasure hunt, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 4.5
 779
No Contest (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A beauty contest turns into a hostage situation, when the Miss Galaxy competition is taken over by a gang, demanding a ransom of diamonds. Sharon, a kick-boxing actress, is the host of the show, and the thorn in the terrorists side.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, hostage, terrorist, danger, race against time, kidnapping, gunfight, showdown, explosion, one woman army, machine gun ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 1K
Tube (2003)
Genre: Action, 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: realistic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, danger, rescue, hostage, save the day, deadly, law enforcement, isolation, tough heroes, train, love affair, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea, south korea, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Born to Fight (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a remote Thai village is overrun by terrorists armed with a nuclear missile, an elite undercover operative leads the most unique fighting force ever assembled in a heroic bid to save their nation.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, race against time, martial arts, hostage, adventure, tough law enforcer, danger, terrorism, deadly, good versus evil, tough heroes, hostages ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bangkok thailand, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: washington d.c., athens greece, los angeles, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.6
 7K
Ticker (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ray Nettles, a detective of San Francisco, and his partner Fuzzy must take up to one of the most dangerous terrorist gangs of the city. When one of the terrorists, the beautiful scientist Claire Manning is arrested, Swan, the leader of the ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, chase, race against time, hostage, police investigation, daring rescue, save the day, master criminal, hostages, crime, deadly, one man army ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, airplane, terrorist, hijacking, heroes, chase, danger, parachuting, track down, hacker, race against time, stewardess ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Rick Jeffries is the head of a group of elite soldiers who swim into action, doing the dirty jobs no else can or wants to do. They are in pursuit of a world traveling terrorist known only as Casper, and have the difficult job of bringing him ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, rivalry, adventure, undercover, race against time, terrorism, deadly, hijacking, danger, crimes, chases and races, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, frogman
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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