Movies like Take Off

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Take Off (2017)
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Take Off (2017)
Original name: ടേക്ക് ഓഫ്‌
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A group of Malayali nurses stranded in Iraq, must survive their capture by the extremists and reach out to the rescue team headed by the Indian government.
Plot: nurse, airport, terrorist attack, rescue mission, hospital, terrorist, civil war, trapped, chaos, ambassador, escape, rescue, reunion, woman, malayalam
Time: 2010s
Place: iraq

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and realistic films with plots about hospital, nurse, doctor, airport, police, escape and rescue mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Take Off: Virus (2019), Firestorm (2001), Felony (1994), Kachche Dhaage (1999), City on Fire (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
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Virus (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A real life account of the deadly Nipah virus outbreak in Kerala, and the courageous fight put on by several individuals which helped to contain the epidemic.
Plot: deadly virus, virus, nurse, doctor, health
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95%
 3.2
 543
Firestorm (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hoping to make a killing on the insurance money, oil refinery owner Wendell Mays decides to burn the place to the ground. His greed endangers the lives of the entire town as the fireball creates a spreading inferno threatens to engulf the entire ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, hotel, escapades, crimes, heroes, chases and races, chaos, police investigation, danger, race against time, law enforcement, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.3
 262
Felony (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A reality cop show films a police raid on a drug ring that goes awry and results in the massacre of 11 policemen. All of this gets taped by the cameraman who tries to sell the tape to the gangsters and gets killed for his efforts. Meanwhile the film ...
Plot: pornography, truck, taxi, hospital, police officer killed, cia, field, cameraman, police officer, strip club, bridge, woman on top ...
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Kachche Dhaage (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Aftab has been brought up his mother, Mariam, and has no knowledge as to the identity and whereabouts of his biological father. When Mariam gets news that Ramakant Pandit is dying, she asks...
Plot: illegitimate child, soup, train tracks, advertising executive, ammunition, knocked unconscious, molestation, deathbed, funeral pyre, traitor, package, insult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 3.9
 868
City on Fire (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A pyromaniac, ex-employee of a city oil refinery creates an explosion at the facility which starts a chain-reaction of fires that engulf the entire city.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: revenge, arson, explosion, burning building, fire, trapped, rescue, disaster film, city, hospital, firemen, television studio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Sivaji: The Boss (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Corrupt police and politicians target a computer engineer for trying to better the lives of less privileged citizens.
Style: realistic, serious, political drama
Plot: politics, hospital, corrupt politician, good versus evil, rivalry, college, cons and scams, fall in love, student life, fighting the system, vengeance, architect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Handsome Tamil Son (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Guru has the ability to predict future events. With his unique ability, he identifies several future events, including the attempted murder of his lover by a look-alike.
Plot: hospital, extrasensory perception, seeing the future, fight, redemption, dual role, premarital sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.7
 278
Trapped (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is accidentally locked in a department store overnight and finds himself held at bay by six vicious Doberman guard dogs.
Plot: dog, doberman, dog attack, divorced couple, guard dog, department store, airport, alcoholic, missing person, child, divorce, german shepherd ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 5.1
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Pandemic (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: The outbreak of a strange, deadly virus aboard a passenger plane sends Los Angeles into a panic in this terrifying TV movie. As the virus spreads across the city and the death toll rises, Dr. Kayla Martina (Tiffani Thiessen, FASTLANE) fights to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: quarantine, plague, pandemic, race against time, airport, rescue, deadly, fighting the system, danger, confined, save the day, survival ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 588
The Fire (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Karan is a former soldier. One day when Karan finds out that his father committed suicide in prison after he is falsely charged with a crime, he suspects Ravi Verma, a city attorney who has a wife and a kid. When Karan spots Ravi on the street with ...
Plot: revenge, police, prison, escape, corruption, violence, chase, marriage, anger, husband wife relationship, fire, girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.2
 313
Jung (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: The son of Police Inspector Veer Chauhan requires a near impossible to find bone-marrow transplant. With time running out, Veer finds a viable candidate, a criminal he was responsible for apprehending.
Plot: police officer, hospital, kidnapping, sick child, leukemia, escape, police, gangster, car chase, boy, bank robbery
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.3
 44
10000 Hours (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Senator Gabriel Alcaraz (Robin Padilla) is preparing to deliver a privilege speech alleging corruption in the highest levels of government. On his way to the Senate, he gets wind of a plot against him. The police seek to arrest him for his part in ...
Plot: senator, corrupt official, interpol, flashback, private plane, rescue, police, escape
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Deewaar: Let's Bring Our Heroes Home (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Major Ranvir Kaul (Amitabh Bachchan) is a POW who was captured along with over 50 soldiers by Pakistani soldiers in 1971 during the war between India and Pakistan. 33 years later Ranvir's son Gaurav (Akshaye Khanna) decides to go on a rescue ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: escape attempt, prison, ballet, confined, hopes, parents and children, getting home, heroes, war, military, soldier, bollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pakistan, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Riding the Edge (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Teenage cyclist rescues his dad from terrorists in the Middle East. "Iron Eagle" on a motorcycle.
Plot: microchip, rescue, terrorist, hostage, desert, espionage, motorcycle, dirt bike
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 218
Inquilaab (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A wife becomes suspicious of her police officer-turned-politician husband.
Plot: political leader, marital problem, murder, hotel, massacre, police, disco, warehouse, diamonds, good versus evil, shot to death, knife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 9K
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: psychotronic, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, airplane, stewardess, survival, aviation, rescue, guitar, helicopter, airplane accident, pilot, teenage girl, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975
Place: united states, washington d.c., salt lake city utah, los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
22 Female Kottayam (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: 22 Female Kottayam, also known as 22FK, is a 2012 Indian rape and revenge film directed by Aashiq Abu and starring Rima Kallingal and Fahad Fazil in the lead roles. The film deals with the travails of a nurse who was victimised for no fault of hers ...
Plot: female protagonist, revenge, betrayal, rape, jail, nurse, sexual assault, castration, rape and revenge, prison, rape victim, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 207
Vinashak (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Jailor Lankeshwar houses some of his hit-men as prisoners and uses them to commit criminal activities only to return and be safe in his jail. This gets notice by ACP Amar Agnihotri; who with his recommendation Arjun Singh a police inspector is made ...
Plot: corrupt politician, vendetta, tough cop, one man army, tough guy, maverick cop, catatonia, loss of sister, conspiracy, nurse, anger, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Hindustan Ki Kasam (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A mother gives birth to twins. Unfortunately, they are separated. One of the children ends up in neighbouring Pakistan and grows up a devout Muslim named Tauheed, while the other grows up as a Hindu named Ajay. With the on-going rivalry and hatred ...
Plot: airport, patriot, patriotism, soldier, dual role, muslim, terrorist, hindu
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
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Route Irish (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, France, Italy, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A private security contractor in Iraq rejects the official explanation of his friend's death and decides to investigate.
Style: realistic, gloomy, tense, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: investigation, life is a bitch, uncover truth, state affairs, dealing with death, love and romance, gulf war, society, love triangle, war, police, funeral ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.6
 407
Kismat (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Tony works as a hit-man for gangster, Vikas Patil, who owes his allegiance to wealthy Raj Mallya. Raj Mallya is involved in marketing spurious and out-dated drugs, and as a result is the subject of an investigation by the Food & Drugs ...
Plot: police station, computer, hospital, pop singer, broken engagement, love at first sight, child abandonment, suicide, thief, airplane, handshake, train ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Towering Inferno (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: At the opening party of a colossal - but poorly constructed - office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: firefighter, rescue, skyscraper, survival, race against time, explosion, fire, negligence, catastrophe, hysteria, escape attempt, evacuation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 49
Kartavya (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Karan and his mother live a happy life and he is soon to be married to Kajal. But on the day of his engagement, he discovers his mother is not his biological mother.
Plot: shock treatment, cruelty, villain, insult, revenge, escape, murder, evil man, shot to death, corrupt cop, torture
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Who Killed Bambi? (2003)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Isabelle, a beautiful nursing student, is starting her internship at a prestigious hospital. She meets Dr. Philip there, feels atracted to him from the beggining and starts suffering from strange fainting; so he calls her Bambi: her legs don't ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, psychological
Plot: hospital, missing person, surgeon, nurse, doctors and patients, woman in danger, nursing, mind game, crimes, deadly, psychopath, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Tender Loving Care (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Teenage nurses give love therapy. Lots of action when they try to straighten out the corrupt hospital staff.
Plot: murder, sex, female nudity, shower, exploitation, corruption, blackmail, drug addiction, hospital, nurse, doctor
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 201K
Body of Lies (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The CIA’s hunt is on for the mastermind of a wave of terrorist attacks. Roger Ferris is the agency’s man on the ground, moving from place to place, scrambling to stay ahead of ever-shifting events. An eye in the sky – a satellite link – ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, spy, cia, espionage, government agency, intelligence agency, danger, off the grid, track down, torture, bomb, beating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, jordan, dubai, manchester england, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Lazarus Syndrome (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: An adulterous newspaper reporter, who has just experienced a heart attack, pesters a black doctor into investigating the questionable medical practices taking place at the hospital where both are residing.
Plot: hospital, surgery, coffee, cult, surgeon, doctor patient relationship, doctor, husband wife relationship, crying, friendship, nurse, swimsuit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 320
Nirnayam (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Dr. Roy (Mohanlal) is a surgeon who works in a private hospital. He falls in love with his colleague Dr. Annie (Heera Rajgopal). When Annie discovers a frightening organ-smuggling operation in her hospital, it proves to be a turning point in the ...
Plot: prison bus, organ harvesting, doctor, police, murder, escape, bus, hospital, false accusation, on the run
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.0
 591
Lamhaa (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Kashmir... Once known as a paradise on earth, it is now a playground for blood thirsty militants. A company is generating millions of unaccountable dollars that benefit all powers - from politicians and leaders to bureaucrats in the Indian and ...
Plot: ak 47, assassination, muslim, lake, mosque, bomb, terrorist, hindu, fanatic, torture, child soldier, journalist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 16K
Airport (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Melodrama about a bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, passenger, airplane, stowaway, danger, stewardess, bomb, panic, rescue, save the day, landing, disobey ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: chicago illinois, new york, rome italy, detroit, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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