Movies and TV shows like Airwolf

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Airwolf (1984)
 6.7
 10K
Airwolf (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Airwolf is an American television series that ran from 1984 until 1987. The program centers on a high-tech military helicopter, code named Airwolf, and its crew as they undertake various missions, many involving espionage, with a Cold War theme. The show was created by Donald P. Bellisario. The first three seasons star Jan-Michael Vincent, Ernest Borgnine, Alex Cord, and Jean Bruce Scott. After the original series was cancelled, a fourth season, with an entirely new cast and on a much smaller budget, was filmed in Canada for the USA Network. The show's distinctive musical score, which was originally orchestral-based and shifted to more synthesizer-oriented arrangements early in the second season, was composed and conducted mainly by Sylvester Levay. Udi Harpaz conducted the scores for many later second and third season episodes.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: helicopter, spy, military, missing person, partners, escapades, undercover, heroes, intrigue, dishonesty, super weapon, deadly, lone wolves, government agency, state affairs, pilot, vietnam veteran, misfit, rebellion, chases and races, rivalry, post world war two, espionage, tough guy, warrior ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Airwolf

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious and tense films and TV series with plots about heroes, escapades, danger, chases and races, adventure, undercover and rivalry mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Airwolf: Blue Thunder (1984), MacGyver (1985), UFO (1970), The Six Million Dollar Man (1974), The Bionic Woman (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
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Airwolf (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Airwolf is capable of supersonic speeds, invisible to radar and armed with ultra state-of-the-art hardware. Airwolf is the most awesome aerial weapon ever developed. When the helicopter is stolen by Libyan mercenaries, Michael Archangel, Project ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tv series pilot, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: helicopter, battles, military, against the odds, super vehicle, chases and races, mad scientist, escapades, danger, lone wolves, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: middle east, california, libya, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 2K
Blue Thunder (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Blue Thunder is a 1984 ABC television series based on the movie of the same title featuring the Blue Thunder helicopter. The series uses the converted Aérospatiale Gazelle helicopter and large portions of stock footage from the 1983 film. A ground ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: helicopter, super weapon, crimes, law enforcement, heroes, chases and races, escapades, danger, based on movie, police
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 35K
MacGyver (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 48 min.
Story: MacGyver is an American action-adventure television series created by Lee David Zlotoff. Henry Winkler and John Rich were the executive producers. The show ran for seven seasons on ABC in the United States and various other networks abroad from 1985 ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: problem solving, heroes, intelligence, secret agents, gadget, spy, crime fighter, adventure, race against time, danger, chases and races, one man army ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 3K
UFO (1970)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: In the year 1980 the Earth is threatened by an alien race who kidnap and kill humans and use them for body parts. A highly secret military organization is set up in the hope of defending the Earth from this alien threat. This organization is named ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: ufo, kidnapping, alien encounter, space and aliens, battles, bishop, good versus evil, escapades, government agency, chases and races, undercover, secret agents ...
Time: 80s, near future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Six Million Dollar Man (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Six Million Dollar Man is an American television series about a former astronaut with bionic implants working for a fictional government office known as OSI. The series is based on the Martin Caidin novel Cyborg, which was the series's ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, undercover, superhero, superhuman powers, superior, chases and races, crimes, investigation, escapades, androids and robots, danger, espionage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Bionic Woman (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After fully recovering from her near fatal bout of bionic rejection, Jaime Sommers, the first female cyborg, is assigned to spy missions of her own.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, superhuman powers, androids and robots, danger, escapades, investigation, government facility, ex athlete, government agency, chases and races, undercover, female protagonist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
 3K
Flash Gordon (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Flash Gordon is an American science fiction television series that debuted on Sci Fi in the United States on August 10, 2007 and continued airing new episodes through February 8, 2008. It has also appeared on the United Kingdom Sci Fi Channel and ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, partners, danger, adventure, space and aliens, race against time, bounty hunter, chases and races, space travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.5
 33K
The A-Team (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The A-Team is an American action-adventure television series, running from 1983 to 1987, about a fictional group of ex United States Army Special Forces personnel who work as soldiers of fortune, while on the run from the Army after being branded as ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: commando, adventure, swat team, partners, mercenary, righting the wronged, ex soldier, chases and races, escapades, gunfight, improvised weapon, vietnam war veteran ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Soldier of Fortune, Inc. (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Soldier of Fortune, Inc. was a television show created by Dan Gordon which ran for two seasons, from 1997–1999 The show was about an elite team who performed "unofficial" missions for the US Government. During the first season, the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, ex soldier, heroes, crimes, danger, escapades, partners, fighting crime, partners against crime, adventure, soldier, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
V: The Final Battle (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
Story: A small group of human resistance fighters fight a desperate guerrilla war against the genocidal extra-terrestrials who dominate Earth.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, resistance, apocalypse, adventure, evil alien, save the world, good versus evil, heroic mission, alien encounter, heroes, chaos, alien invasion ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.5
 666
Asker (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When deadly anthrax missiles are stolen by a militia, ATF agent Ethan Carter (Dean Cain) must go undercover and join the group to save the country from disaster.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, hostage, secret agents, heroes, espionage, save the day, rebelliousness, working undercover, state affairs, race against time, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 2K
I Spy (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: I Spy is an American television secret-agent adventure series. It ran for three seasons on NBC from 1965 to 1968 and teamed Robert Culp as international tennis player Kelly Robinson with Bill Cosby as his trainer, Alexander Scott. The ...
Style: cynical, exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, undercover, espionage, secret agent, tennis, escapades, heroes, government agency, adventure, partners, heroic mission, working undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Lady Musketeer (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Croatia, Germany, USA
Duration: 163 min.
Story: The legend of Jacques D'Artagnan (Michael York) gets a gender-bending update in this swashbuckling adventure. Though legendary swordsman Jacques D'Artagnan's best days may be well behind him, he has schooled his daughter Valentine ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: royal family, heroes, daring rescue, adventure, good versus evil, adventurer, vengeance, partners against crime, partners, dishonesty, state affairs, danger ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.9
 19K
Intelligence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A drama centered on a high-tech intelligence operative who is enhanced with a super-computer microchip in his brain, and the director of the elite government cyber-security agency who supports him.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, computers and web, hi-tech, heroes, computer genius, life risking, fellow agent, secret agents, computer system, resourceful, working undercover, intelligence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Incredible Hulk (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Incredible Hulk is an American television series based on the Marvel Comics character, the Hulk. The series aired on the CBS television network and starred Bill Bixby as David Banner, Lou Ferrigno as the Hulk, and Jack Colvin as Jack McGee. In ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, sentimental, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, scientist, false accusation, experiment gone awry, uncontrollable, mutant, unstoppable, antidote, danger, save the day, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Painkiller Jane (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Painkiller Jane is an American-Canadian science fiction and action television series based on the comic book character of the same name. Airing on the Sci Fi Channel in the US starting April 13, 2007 and Global in Canada, it starred Kristanna Loken ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, disturbing
Plot: government agency, chaos, track down, deadly, adventure, undercover, danger, superhero, genetically altered, heroes, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.2
 4K
Agent X (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Hidden from the view of the public - and even from the President - there is a top secret agent who is trained and ready to serve, deployed only at the careful discretion of the Vice President.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, politics, heroic mission, state affairs, undercover, heroes, vice president, spy, strong female presence, secret agent, daughter
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Laser Mission (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: West Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A CIA agent is sent to get Professor Braun before the KGB can seize him as the Prof's knowledge, together with a recently stolen diamond, could be used to make a laser cannon.
Style: serious, suspenseful, feel good, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, secret agents, heroes, government, laser, scientist, kgb, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, espionage, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 7.5
 22K
Magnum, P.I. (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Magnum, P.I. is an American television series starring Tom Selleck as Thomas Magnum, a private investigator living on Oahu, Hawaii. The series ran from 1980 to 1988 in first-run broadcast on the American CBS television network. According to the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, crimes, private detective, crime, escapades, investigation, partners, buddies, lifestyle, mystery, rivalry, mysterious man ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.9
 71K
Agent Carter (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: It's 1946, and peace has dealt Peggy Carter a serious blow as she finds herself marginalized when the men return home from fighting abroad. Working for the covert SSR (Strategic Scientific Reserve), Peggy must balance doing administrative work ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, female agent, undercover, tough girl, hand to hand combat, adventure, special agents, imaginary, heroes, government agency, investigation, friendship ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1946
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Agent Phil Coulson of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division) puts together a team of agents to investigate the new, the strange and the unknown around the globe, protecting the ordinary from the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, special agents, master villain, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, scientist, hi-tech, spy, secret agent, save the day, pilot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Guilty as Charged (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: US Army Investigator John Murphy (now a Lieutenant, although he was a Major in the previous Base movie) has been sent to look into a series of suspicious deaths that have been going on under the watch of Colonel Strauss. After going undercover and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, military base, soldier, military life, terrorism, rivalry, gang, undercover, secret agents, missing person, heroic mission, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Team Knight Rider (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Team Knight Rider is a syndicated television series that was adapted from the Knight Rider franchise and ran between 1997 and 1998. TKR was created by writer/producers Rick Copp and David A. Goodman, based on the original series created by Glen A. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: car, chases and races, fighting crime, heroes, car chase, righting the wronged, crimes, imaginary, crime, good versus evil, undercover, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Escape from New York (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1997, the island of Manhattan has been walled off and turned into a giant maximum security prison within which the country's worst criminals are left to form their own anarchic society. However, when the President of the United States crash ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, rough, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, hostage, anti heroes, anti hero, prison, cyberpunk, kidnapping, rescue, race against time, distopia, prison escape, lone wolves ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 80s, year 1997 ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.7
 291
Assassin (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A retired agent from an Intelligence Agency is contacted by the Agency in order to stop an ultra-secret robot who is killing some government officials. That will be not an easy task, because the robot looks human and it was specifically built to be ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer robot, mad scientist, androids and robots, espionage, crimes, chaos, danger, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, assassination, escapades, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 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, suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, military, black american, soldier, heroes, rescue, crimes, adventure, daring rescue, frame up, heroic mission, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.8
 3K
Street Hawk (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Street Hawk is an American television series that aired for 13 episodes on ABC in 1985. The series is a Limekiln and Templar Production in association with Universal Television. Its central characters were created by Paul M. Belous and Robert ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, secret identity, adventure, law enforcement, motorcycle chase, chases and races, imaginary, danger, rivalry, escapades, undercover ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.0
 511
Code Red (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A psychologically disturbed solider is forced to come out of retirement to find his brother who has disappeared in the jungle but nothing can prepare him for the alien nightmare he is plunged into.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Plot: soldier, jungle, adventure, rescue, missing person, alien encounter, deadly, danger, escapades, military, secret base, government coverup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.9
 13K
V (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 197 min.
Story: Aliens pretending to be friendly come to Earth and are received openly. The aliens have masqueraded themselves to look just like humans. When it is discovered that the aliens' planet is dying and that they have come to rape the Earth of its ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, adventure, resistance, save the world, world domination, battles, extraterrestrial, spacecraft, alien encounter, heroic mission, underground, journalism ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Wild Wild West (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The Wild Wild West is an American television series that ran on CBS for four seasons from September 17, 1965 to April 4, 1969. Two television movies were made with the original cast in 1979 and 1980, and the series was adapted for a motion picture ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, secret agents, gadget, secret agent, spy, undercover, old west, partners, escapades, adventure, working undercover, partners against crime ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, tucson arizona, new mexico, arizona, sonora ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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