Movies like Flight Crew

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Flight Crew (2016)
 6.6
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Flight Crew (2016)
Original name: Экипаж
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia, Cambodia
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A story about bravery, self-sacrifice and human dignity put on trial by the merciless power of nature. A young pilot is fired from military air force after disobeying an absurd order. He gets a job as a co-pilot with a civil airline. Being brutally honest and direct, he is not on best terms with his new colleagues. During a flight to Asia his crew receives a distress message from a volcanic island and makes a decision to attempt a rescue mission. Will it be a success? Will they survive the disaster? They have a single chance to find that out: by being a team and sticking up for one another.
Style: dramatic, sentimental, suspense, disturbing, biting
Plot: natural disaster, aviation, airplane, risk, heroism, rescue mission, mentor protege relationship, love affair, social relations, beefcake, coworker relationship, rescue team, daring rescue, father son relationship, russian, disaster, catastrophe, danger, father-son relationship, colleague colleague relationship

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Most similar movies to Flight Crew

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, tense and exciting films with plots about catastrophe, danger, disaster, natural disaster, survival, race against time and rescue mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Flight Crew: Fire (2020), The Captain (2019), San Andreas (2015), Into the Storm (2014), Poseidon (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
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Fire (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A heroic story about firefighters and rescuers. What we call an act of bravery is just a usual routine for them, if only one can get used to mortal danger and extreme risk. When people in distress seem to have nobody who may help them, rescuers come ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, intense, sentimental, suspense
Plot: firefighting, natural disaster, fire, forest fire, firefighter, friendship between men, partners, bravery, rescue, fire department, heroism, race against time ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 2K
The Captain (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Based on the true story of a pilot who had to ensure the safety of 128 passengers and crew members on the plane when its windshield became damaged mid-flight. The incident is regarded as one of the miracles in aviation history.
Style: suspense, disturbing, sentimental, realistic, factual ...
Plot: plane crash, aviation, air disaster, co pilot, pilot, airport, airline, risk, heroism, disaster, aviator, crash ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 232K
San Andreas (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his estranged daughter.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: catastrophe, natural disaster, disaster, earthquake, adventure, forces of nature, survival, tsunami, happy ending, daring rescue, child in peril, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, san francisco, usa, los angeles, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 68K
Into the Storm (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The town of Silverton is in one day destroyed by the unprecedented power of a series of tornadoes. The population is at the mercy of the unpredictable and deadly cyclones, while hunters warn that the worst is yet to come. Most people find shelter, ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tornado, disaster, adventure, natural disaster, small town, chaos, rescue, escapades, forces of nature, family relations, teenage life, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.7
 104K
Poseidon (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A packed cruise ship traveling the Atlantic is hit and overturned by a massive wave, compelling the passengers to begin a dramatic fight for their lives.
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, survival, ship, catastrophe, disaster, shipwreck, drowning, ocean, forces of nature, giant wave, adventure, trapped ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, 2000s
Place: atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 2K
Air Crew (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Story of the lives of three Soviet pilots who are united by disaster in a small town in the mountains.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, psychological, serious ...
Plot: airplane accident, airplane, natural disaster, heroic mission, co pilot, daring rescue, forces of nature, couple relations, pilot, stewardess, mountain, airport ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, adventure, save the day, head of state, rivalry, undercover, leadership, kidnapping, disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.8
 983
Geo-Disaster (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A chunk of dark matter shoots right through earth, causing various worldwide disasters. A family in Los Angeles struggles to survive the ordeal.
Style: scary, bleak, exciting
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: volcanic eruption, disaster, volcano, natural disaster, earthquake, tornado, family, twister, youth, destiny, apocalypse, lightning ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.8
 92K
The Guardian (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A high school swim champion with a troubled past enrolls in the U.S. Coast Guard's 'A' School, where legendary rescue swimmer, Ben Randall teaches him some hard lessons about loss, love, and self-sacrifice.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, inspirational, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: rescue, coast guard, ocean, storm, training, navy, teamwork, friendship, lifeguard, haunted by the past, death, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.0
 2K
MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Plot: earthquake, disaster, forces of nature, race against time, destruction, apocalypse, adventure, chaos, end of the world, save the planet, natural disaster, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 9K
Horizon Line (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple flying on a small plane to attend a tropical island wedding must fight for their lives after their pilot suffers a heart attack.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, intense, realistic
Plot: hurricane, plane crash, natural disaster, male female relationship, save the day, island, strong female character, airplane, heart attack, weather, fear, flying ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Global Meltdown (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A helicopter pilot and an environmental scientist lead a exodus of survivors in a search for a safe haven after a catastrophic tectonic event causes the crust of the earth to break apart.
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: disaster, destruction, natural disaster, earthquake, fear, heroes, survival, apocalypse, humanity in peril, escapades, demolished city, human existence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.7
 557
Mega Cyclone (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jupiter’s famous blemish, the Great Red Spot, has vanished. When massive storms are reported in North America, it quickly becomes apparent that the huge, high storm that has been swirling around Jupiter for hundreds of years has landed on Earth. ...
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, storm, hurricane, tornado, catastrophe, teenage boy, heroes, humanity in peril, teenager, human existence, end of the world ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.0
 460
Firequake (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Promethean Kinetics has created Helios, a revolutionary clean coal energy source so powerful it rivals the force of the sun and will solve the energy crisis. But when certain governments start cutting safety measures required by Helios, the ...
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: disaster, fire, earthquake, humanity in peril, apocalypse, survival, death, evacuation, race against time, end of the world, destruction, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
San Andreas Mega Quake (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Scientists make a horrible discovery: The "Big One" is coming in two days, with it, California will sink to the ocean. Their only hope is to rupture a volcano that will displace the earthquake's energy and build a new crust on the ...
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Plot: earthquake, disaster, natural disaster, death, lava, apocalypse, survival, military, forces of nature, catastrophe, human existence, end of the world ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.0
 238
Volcano (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When a dormant volcano suddenly erupts into activity beneath Laach Lake in the Eiffel mountains, panic breaks out among the 500.000 residents.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: disaster, fire, escape, panic, fear, lava, fright, volcanic eruption, chaos, rescue, natural disaster, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 2.5
 620
Fire Twister (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a mysterious orb of light strikes a deep water oil rig, the massive explosion erupts into a ball of flames creating a swirling mass of clouds and fire. As the twister begins to move ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, suspense, unusual plot structure
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, firefighter, timebomb, fire, tornado, death, oil company, runaway, catastrophe, society, destruction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Earthquake (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Armenia, Russia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After the devastating Spitak earthquake of December 7th, Konstantin Berezhnoy, a 50-year-old Russian, and Robert Melkonyan, a 28-year-old Armenian, work together to rescue the desperate survivors.
Style: psychological, touching, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: natural disaster, earthquake, catastrophe, mass destruction, disaster, russian, rescue, demolished city, survival, humanity in peril, armenian, ruins ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: armenia, ussr, caucasus, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Brave Hearts: Umizaru (2012)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Mika is a flight attendant on board an airplane scheduled to land at Haneda Airport. On the way to the airport the airplane's engine starts to burn. In order to save the 346 people on board the airplane, sea marshall Daisuke Senzaki and his ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense, suspense, entertaining
Plot: stewardess, airplane, air disaster, rescue team, salvation, heroes, rescue mission, saving a life, exploding airplane, passenger, plane crash, search and rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 818
Stormforce (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Na een ‘incidentje’ tijdens een receptie voor de hoogste legertop wordt duiker Rick Symons naar het 40ste Search and Rescue smaldeel in Koksijde gestuurd. Rick wordt er opgenomen in een even competente als aparte Sea King crew. Zijn grootste ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mission gone awry, adventure, daring rescue, demotion, lone wolves, escapades, partners, rescue mission, navy, terrorism, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Welcome to Sudden Death (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Jesse Freeman is a former special forces officer and explosives expert now working a regular job as a security guard in a state-of-the-art basketball arena. Trouble erupts when a tech-savvy cadre of terrorists kidnap the team's owner and ...
Style: intense, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Plot: terrorism, fight, machismo, one against many, rescue mission, heroes, showdown, daring rescue, crimes, tough heroes, undercover, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.6
 1K
Airspeed (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When wealthy executive Raymond Stone sends out his private plane to pick up his spoiled teenage daughter, Nicole, and a pair of his top-ranking employees, disaster strikes. While the jet flies through an electrical storm, the pilot and other ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Plot: airplane, airplane accident, teenage life, school, parents and children, catastrophe, daring rescue, adventure, survival, race against time, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.6
 5K
Hero (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story is centered on the story of Andrei, who was trained in the special school of the Foreign Intelligence Service 15 years ago, where teenagers were trained from adolescents. In the early 2000s, the project was closed, and the main character ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, intense
Plot: secret agents, sting operation, reconnaissance, gunfight, father son relationship, chase, betrayal, fleeing, patriotism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship between men, policewoman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 37K
The Wave (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on the fact that mountain party Åkneset, located in the Geiranger fjord in Norway, one day will race out and create a violent tsunami of over 80 meters that will crush everything in its path before it hits land in Geiranger. A geologist gets ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, intense, suspense, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, tsunami, catastrophe, landslide, geologist, evacuation, mountain, disaster, hotel, bomb shelter, family, survival ...
Time: 80s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.6
 2K
13 Minutes (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: As a new day begins in the small American town of Minninnewah, the residents start their day as ordinary as the next. Mother Nature, however, has other plans for them. Inhabitants have just 13 minutes to seek shelter before the largest tornado on ...
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, tense
Plot: tornado, natural disaster, destruction, rescue, bad weather, survival, aftermath, hiding place, disaster, struggle for survival, catastrophe, race against time ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
 189
Lost Flight (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Bridges is the captain of a downed airliner who must help his crew and passengers survive on a deserted jungle island in the midst of a power struggle - an adult version of "Lord of the Flies."
Plot: disaster, survival, crash landing, tropical island, island, sea, castaway, aviation, airplane accident, airplane, catastrophe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After "The Poseidon Adventure", in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While the passengers are still on board waiting to be rescued, two rivaling salvage parties enter the ship on search ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sinking ship, disaster, survival, race against time, ship, adventure, ocean, cruise, escapades, shipwreck, catastrophe, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 80s, future
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.1
 215K
Everest (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Iceland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, "Everest" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one ...
Style: realistic, dramatic, scenic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: survival, mountain, stranded, natural disaster, mountain climbing, forces of nature, mountaineer, climbing, adventure, beautiful scenery, blizzard, adventurer ...
Time: 90s, year 1996, 20th century
Place: mount everest, himalaya, asia, texas, nepal
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 11K
Airport 1975 (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: "Something hit us...the crew is dead...help us, please, please help us!" With these terrifying words, 22 of Hollywood's greatest stars find themselves aboard a pilotless jumbo jet headed on a collision course with destruction in the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airport, airplane, disaster, stewardess, alcohol abuse, airplane accident, survival, catastrophe, aviation, rescue, teenage girl, pilot ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, 80s
Place: los angeles, salt lake city utah, washington d.c., usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Poseidon Adventure was one of the first Catastrophe films and began the Disaster Film genre. Director Neame tells the story of a group of people that must fight for their lives aboard a sinking ship. Based on the novel by Paul Gallico.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, girls' night
Plot: ship, survival, adventure, disaster, cruise, sea disaster, catastrophe, race against time, passenger, hysteria, forces of nature, faith ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: atlantic ocean, israel, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%