Movies like Passenger 57

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Passenger 57 (1992)
 5.9
 43K
Passenger 57 (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An infamous terrorist has evaded capture for a long time by being extremely clever and ruthless. Things get interesting when he hijacks a plane carrying famous security expert John Cutter, who isn't about to stand this sort of thing.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, rough, realistic, surprise ending, entertaining, sexy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, danger, airplane, passenger, save the day, fbi, crimes, heroes, hostages, one man army, criminal, airport, capture, confined, killing off one by one, deadly, rivalry, tough heroes, stowaway, ex-cop, chase, hostage, gunfight, martial arts ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, florida, louisiana

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Most similar movies to Passenger 57

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, rough and realistic films with plots about danger, crimes, one man army, chase, chases and races, fistfight and gunfight mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Passenger 57: Die Hard 2 (1990), Executive Decision (1996), Die Hard (1988), Con Air (1997), Non-Stop (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 316K
Die Hard 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, christmas, terrorism, lone hero, airport, save the day, one man army, danger, chase, airplane, fight scenes, master criminal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1990
Place: usa, washington d.c., california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: hijacking, terrorism, airplane, rescue, hostage, violence, explosion, surveillance, deception, ransom, bomb, hand to hand combat ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: athens greece, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 729K
Die Hard (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: NYPD cop, John McClane's plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when minutes after he arrives at her office, the entire building is overtaken by a group of terrorists. With little help from the LAPD, wisecracking ...
Style: intense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, hostage, heist, christmas, fbi, save the day, gunfight, marital problem, race against time, terrorist, courage, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 260K
Con Air (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When the government puts all its rotten criminal eggs in one airborne basket, it's asking for trouble. Before you can say, "Pass the barf bag," the crooks control the plane, led by creepy Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom. Watching ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hijacking, master criminal, one man army, airplane, convict, helicopter, prison, machismo, confined, law enforcement, tough heroes, war hero ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, nevada, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 7.0
 237K
Non-Stop (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bill Marks is a burned-out veteran of the Air Marshals service. He views the assignment not as a life-saving duty, but as a desk job in the sky. However, today's flight will be no routine trip. Shortly into the transatlantic journey from New ...
Style: exciting, tense, rough, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, hijacking, air disaster, danger, save the day, pilot, hostages, false accusation, deadly, conspiracy, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, iceland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.6
 466
The Elite (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the murder of their families by a terrorist bomb, five young adults are trained as a hi-tech, anti-terrorist team with a mission to search and destroy high-profile terrorist groups.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, terrorism, race against time, undercover, danger, chases and races, secret agents, crimes, vengeance, good versus evil, government agency, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, year 1987
Place: europe, greece, athens greece, utah, austria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.5
 6K
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: chase, race against time, terrorism, save the day, daring rescue, police investigation, master criminal, confined, unlikely partners, crime, tough law enforcer, hostages ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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, hacker, race against time, heroes, track down, faked death, one man army ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 314
Lion Strike (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Johnny Wu becomes involved in a global Mafia arms cartel when they kidnap his son Bobby. The cartel, made-up of underworld leaders from around the world, become aware that he stumbled onto valuable information on a computer disk he possesses. ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, one man army, martial arts, hitman, chase, murder, unlikely partners, heroes, undercover, in the woods, tough heroes, on the run ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.5
 741
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: serious, rough, realistic, sexy, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, race against time, danger, kidnapping, terrorist, explosion, gunfight, machine gun, hostage, swimming pool, terrorist plot ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 403
Riot (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An heiress is kidnapped during the chaos of a riot.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, one man army, ira, kidnapping, save the day, hostages, confined, adventure, crimes, chaos and mayhem, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.8
 7K
7 Seconds (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When an experienced thief accidentally makes off with a Van Gogh, his partner is kidnapped by gangsters in pursuit of the painting, forcing the criminal to hatch a rescue plan.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, tough heroes, chases and races, criminal heroes, rivalry, disorder, dishonesty, kidnapping, one man army, daring rescue, hostage, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 72K
Under Siege (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This action-packed thriller takes place on the soon-to-be-decommissioned USS Missouri. Disgruntled ex-CIA operative Strannix, his assistant Krill and their group of terrorists seize the battleship with nuclear blackmail in mind. They've planned ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, mercenary, tough law enforcer, race against time, hijacking, terrorism, nuclear threat, save the day, tough heroes, danger, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: battleship, hawaii, pentagon, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.2
 307K
Speed (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Los Angeles SWAT cop Jack Traven is up against bomb expert Howard Payne, who's after major ransom money. First it's a rigged elevator in a very tall building. Then it's a rigged bus--if it slows, it will blow, bad enough any day, but ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hostages, bomb, danger, rescue, twists & turns, hijacking, master criminal, highway, save the day, unlikely partners, bus, ransom ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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: semi serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, murder, martial artist, terrorist plot, femme fatale, chases and races, heist, hijacking, one man army, danger, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 516
Rage (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A corrupt right-wing militia group chooses a California teacher as the ideal specimen to clone for its army.
Style: bleak, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, danger, chase, laboratory, kidnapping, martial arts, confined, violence spree, heroes, antidote, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: race against time, airplane, terrorism, law enforcement, rivalry, espionage, one man army, hijacking, danger, undercover, vengeance, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.0
 310
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: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, one man army, terrorism, chase, adventure, hostages, confined, isolation, race against time, danger, on the run, hijacking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 6.7
 147K
Demolition Man (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Simon Phoenix, a violent criminal cryogenically frozen in 1996, has escaped during a parole hearing in 2032 in the utopia of San Angeles. Police are incapable of dealing with his violent ways and turn to his captor, John Spartan, who had also been ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: utopia, cyberpunk, police, martial arts, violence, car chase, foot chase, good versus evil, betrayal, one man army, future dystopia, tough heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century, 1990s, year 1996, near future ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Urban Justice (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Seagal plays a man with a dark and violent past, who seeks revenge for the murder of his son.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, revenge, murder, chase, investigation, martial arts, danger, car chase, gangsters, crimes, track down, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.8
 30K
Sudden Death (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: International action superstar Jean Claude Van Damme teams with Powers Boothe in a Tension-packed, suspense thriller, set against the back-drop of a Stanley Cup game.Van Damme portrays a father whose daughter is suddenly taken during a championship ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, stadium, race against time, ransom, one man army, hockey, vice president, terrorist, explosive, undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.2
 1K
Point Blank (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Convicted corporate criminal Howard engineers a prison break as he and a number of fellow inmates are being transferred to a new facility. The escapees storm a shopping mall and take a group of shoppers hostage (after killing many more of them) ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, race against time, danger, one man army, hostages, criminal heroes, daring rescue, fugitives, tough law enforcer, crime, confined, escaped convict ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.8
 4K
Blackjack (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After saving Casey, a daughter of his friend, from hired assassins, Jack Devlin is hit with a strange phobia - fear of white color. But when his other friend, who works as a bodyguard for a supermodel, is wounded, Jack decides to step in for him. ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, danger, hitman, one man army, chase, confined, undercover, terrorism, hijacking, assassination, manhunt, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 169K
Air Force One (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Russian terrorists conspire to hijack the aircraft with the president and his family on board. The commander in chief finds himself facing an impossible predicament: give in to the terrorists and sacrifice his family, or risk everything to uphold ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, airplane, secret service, prison, negotiation, hostage, conspiracy, president, head of state, political prisoner, white house, one man army ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: russia, moscow russia, kazakhstan, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.8
 62K
Cobra (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A tough-on-crime street cop must protect the only surviving witness to a strange murderous cult with far reaching plans.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, tough law enforcer, serial killer, tough heroes, murder, rivalry, law enforcement, fighting crime, resistance, police investigation, danger, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.9
 10K
Turbulence (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On a flight transporting dangerous convicts, murderer Ryan Weaver manages to break free and cause complete chaos throughout the plane. As various people on board fall victim to Weaver, it is ultimately down to flight attendant Teri Halloran to keep ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: stewardess, airplane, hijacking, psychopath, danger, christmas, landing, control room, crimes, murder, arrest, police officer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.5
 11K
Crying Freeman (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A lethal assassin for a secret Chinese organisation, who sheds tears of regret each time he kills, is seen swiftly and mercilessly executing three Yakuza gangsters by a beautiful artist. She is captivated by the grace of his kill and later falls in ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, danger, murder, martial arts, rivalry, police investigation, track down, fight, yakuza, assassination, falling in love, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, usa, shanghai china, china, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.3
 295
Mask of Death (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While attempting to flee from the FBI, the criminal Frank Dallio kills Detective McKenna's wife, Rachel. McKenna himself is shot in the face by the professional killer Lyle Mason, who dies in a car crash shortly thereafter. The FBI persuades ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, undercover, assassination attempt, hitman, plastic surgery, tattoo, timebomb, dual role, fistfight, gunfight, helicopter, fbi ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.0
 4K
The Package (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A courier for a local crime lord must deliver a mysterious package while being chased by a horde of unusual gangsters.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, crime lord, crimes, danger, tough heroes, chases and races, organized crime, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, deception, hostage, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 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, daring rescue, crimes, rescue, race against time, deadly, danger, tough heroes, heroes, hostages, save the day, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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