Movies like The Crew 1994

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The Crew (1994)
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The Crew (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Still depressed over the suicide of his mother, Bill has no idea that he's in for a wild ride when he and his wife Jennifer board the yacht owned by her bigoted lawyer brother. Along for the trip: a rock musician and his wife, as well as the newly sex-changed Tim, and the woman he's smuggling into the U.S.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, psychological thriller
Plot: hostage, rescue, survival, adventure, captivity, isolation, confined, forces of nature, husband wife relationship, one man army, catastrophe, ship, ocean, disaster, cruise, escapades, rivalry, social differences, law enforcement, social relations, human nature, tough law enforcer, uninhibited rivalry, sea, lawyer ...
Time: 90s
Place: bahamas

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Most similar movies to The Crew

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about danger, confined, crimes, chases and races, escapades, deadly and rescue mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like The Crew: Wild Cactus (1993), The Perfect Storm (2000), Tracks of a Killer (1996), Landslide (2005), Counterstrike (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two thousand miles from home, Jim and Jennifer Stolpa (with baby Clayton) lose their way and are stranded in an endless wilderness of deep snow, battling for survival against the elements. Using only meager supplies and resourcefulness, the young ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: snowstorm, hypothermia, rescue, survival, wilderness, disaster, family, confined, escapades, heroes, babies and infants, forces of nature ...
Time: 90s
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Wild Cactus (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A married couple vacationing in the desert are held hostage by a pair of psychopaths.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, erotic, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, couple relations, family in danger, crimes, rescue, couples, hostage, erotica, murder, sex scene, desert, murderous pair ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Perfect Storm (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In October 1991, a confluence of weather conditions combined to form a killer storm in the North Atlantic. Caught in the storm was the sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail. Magnificent foreshadowing and anticipation fill this true-life drama while minute ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, disaster, storm at sea, catastrophe, ship, storm, shipwreck, forces of nature, adventure, fish, sea, survival ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new england, atlantic ocean, boston, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tracks of a Killer (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Business mogul David Hawkner and his wife are enjoying a quiet vacation by themselves at their isolated retreat. The serenity is broken when they become the targets of a handsome, crazed killer.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psycho, psychopath, crimes, rescue, confined, rivalry, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, kidnapping, captivity, woman in danger, snow ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, save the day, escapades, race against time, adventure, pregnancy, rescue, disaster, father son relationship, natural disaster, heroes, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Killer Flood: The Day the Dam Broke (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When the dam in the town of Rutland starts to show signs of wear. David Powell, the architect who originally worked on the dam but was removed and who left town after he was black balled by Walker, the man who only cares about making a profit; ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dam, disaster, race against time, daring rescue, rescue, save the day, survival, forces of nature, escapades, adventure, mentally unstable, architect ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, daring rescue, adventure, rescue, save the day, special agents, rivalry, confined, race against time, undercover, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Open Water 2: Adrift (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A weekend cruise on a luxurious party yacht goes horribly wrong for a group of old high-school friends. They forget to let the ladder down before they jump into the ocean for a swim. The boat proves impossible to climb. They are stuck in the water ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, psychological, tense ...
Plot: survival, human nature, yacht, shark, friendship, couple relations, social relations, uninhibited rivalry, family in danger, ocean, drowning, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Darkness Falls (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With his pregnant wife at death's door after a car crash, desperate husband John Barrett invades the home of Mark Driscoll and his rich, neglected wife Sally. He holds the couple hostage in order to understand the events that led to his wife ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense ...
Plot: captivity, hostage, family problems, couples, confined, vengeance, haunted by the past, estate, dishonesty, crimes, unhappy wife, unhappy marriage ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: treasure hunt, race against time, confined, heroes, crimes, escapades, one man army, rivalry, obsessive quest, rescue, heroic mission, terrorism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.4
 592
Operation E (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A thriller centered on a family taken hostage by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: survival, kidnapping, jungle, captivity, escapades, rebellion, race against time, confined, rescue, political unrest, baby, human spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 441
Show Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When two squeegee kids descend upon Sarah and her luxury sedan, the fuse is lit on a tense cat and mouse tale of captors and captives. Sarah is forced to continue her trip to an isolated cottage where the twisted trio bait and entice one another in ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, mind game, woman in danger, teenage life, isolation, captivity, couples, youth, confined, rivalry, lesbian, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Wilderness Survival for Girls (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Three girls take a pre-college trip to a cabin in the woods. Their night is interrupted by a visitor who, they begin to believe, may have killed a babysitter some years before. An original twist on the teens-in-peril film.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, dark ...
Plot: captivity, survival, teenage life, wilderness, friendship, isolation, youth, mysterious character, confined, mystery, forest, lesbian relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.7
 723
Super Eruption (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Yellowstone National Park scientist and a thrill-seeking ranger join forces to plug-up a volatile super volcano that threatens to wipe out the entire United States.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, rough ...
Plot: disaster, time travel, volcano, rescue, adventure, rivalry, catastrophe, escapades, forces of nature, natural disaster, ocean, lava ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.9
 1K
Below Utopia (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Daniel returns to his family's mansion for the holidays along with his girlfriend Susanne. His family's seemingly-utopian existence is overshadowed by not only the death of Daniel's brother, but also by Daniel's failure to live ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: murder, home invasion, crimes, crime gone awry, family gatherings, heist, confined, gunfight, sex scene, sensuality, mansion, making love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Held for Ransom (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Held for Ransom is a 2000 direct-to-video film about five high-school students that are kidnapped and held for ransom in a remote swamp area in Florida. It was directed and written by Lee Stanley based on the novel by Lois Duncan.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, ransom, teenage life, confined, crimes, rivalry, survival, psychopath, wilderness, one man army, empire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
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The Cursed (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman desperate to save her injured husband is taken hostage by an escaped mental patient.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: escaped mental patient, hostage, unlikely criminals, crimes, daring rescue, confined, escapades, forces of nature, psychopath, married couple, negotiation, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Taken in Broad Daylight (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Every 24 hrs. after a child's been kidnapped by a stranger, chances of finding them alive diminishes to almost 100% ... The true and inspiring survival story of kidnapped teen, Anne Sluti, and how she manages to stay alive by manipulating her ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: kidnapping, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, survival, rescue, missing person, confined, rape, showdown, child abduction, lifetime, kidnapped, teenage rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nebraska, montana, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Fishing Without Nets (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Kenya, Somalia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In Somalia, principled, young husband and father Abdi turns to piracy to support his family. While his wife and child wait for him in Yemen, an outdated and fragile satellite phone is his only connection to all he truly values. Abdi and his fellow ...
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: moral dilemma, surrender, crimes, pirate, hijacking, confined, piracy, escape, rivalry, hostage, graphic violence, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
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41%
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Survive! (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sixteen plane crash survivors stranded in the Andes turn to cannibalism to stay alive. Based on a true story.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Plot: disaster, survival, air disaster, mountain, cannibal, catastrophe, wilderness, escapades, adventure, confined, heroes, cannibalism ...
Time: 70s
Place: andes mountains
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Supremacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story centers on paroled white supremacist who has just killed a cop, and takes a black family hostage. Within hours of being released from 14 years of solitary confinement in maximum-security Pelican Bay State Prison, Garrett Tully is on the ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, psychological thriller
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: hostage, crimes, family in danger, mind game, society, confined, family relations, murder, racism, husband wife relationship, ex convict, kidnapped ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Daylight (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A group of armed robbers fleeing the police head for the New Jersey Tunnel and run right into trucks transporting toxic waste. The spectacular explosion that follows results in both ends of the tunnel collapsing and the handful of people who ...
Style: suspense, tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: tunnel, survival, disaster, catastrophe, natural disaster, race against time, trapped, adventure, rescue, daring rescue, save the day, apocalypse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 627
Avalanche (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Duncan (Hasselhoff) is a murderous thief. When he jumps out of his plane, it crashes into the Rockies and produces an avalanche. A quiet family trapped inside their house will rescue him. They will have to survive the disaster and the madman.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain, against the odds, winter, snow, youth, rescue, adventure, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, heroes, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
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 8K
Five Fingers (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Martijn, an idealistic Dutch pianist, travels to Morocco to help start a food program for malnourished children. Within moments of his arrival, however, Martijn is abducted by a group of terrorists, injected with a debilitating drug, and imprisoned. ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, kidnapping, torture, idealism, race against time, rivalry, confined, missing person, charity, captive, empire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.1
 156
Blind Heat (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An industrialist's wife is kidnapped and held for ransom.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, daring rescue, missing person, rivalry, crime gone awry, crimes, confined, escapades, race against time, survival, ransom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.3
 618
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, hijacking, one man army, state affairs, political conspiracy, secret agents, confined, undercover, save the day, adventure, race against time, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.8
 2K
Within (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 8 explorers trapped in a Russian cave system are hunted by an unknown presence.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: cave, research, serial killer, survival, adventurer, rescue, isolation, wilderness, confined, escapades, chaos, plague ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 308
Murder Live! (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Frank takes Pia Postman hostage on live TV, threatening to execute her after she accepts the blame for his daughter's suicide.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat team, nypd, hostage, hostage situation, crimes, confined, media, haunted by the past, showbiz, television producer, fictional reality show, hostage negotiator ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 952
The Lightship (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A trio of robbers, two brothers and their twisted genius leader, invade a lightship, but don't reckon on the crew fighting back.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship captain, german history, on the run, murder, catastrophe, ocean, disaster, race against time, rescue, rivalry, gang, survival ...
Time: 80s, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: suspense, exciting, serious, futuristic, rough ...
Plot: airplane, law enforcement, air disaster, airplane accident, race against time, terrorism, hostage, disaster, catastrophe, crimes, secret agents, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%