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Take Off (2017)
 8.2
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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.
Style: rough, bleak, suspense
Plot: nurse, terrorist attack, rescue mission, hospital, terrorist, chaos, escape, civil war, woman, trapped, rescue, reunion, airport, isis, ambassador, malayalam
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: iraq

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious and realistic films with plots about danger, rescue, terrorism, terrorist, crimes, explosion and hospital mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Take Off: Virus (2019), Firestorm (2001), The Last Light (2014), Hotel Mumbai (2018), Lamhaa (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Plot: deadly virus, virus, epidemic, doctor, nurse, health, life is a bitch, paranoia, folk hero, death, infection, outburst
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95%
 3.2
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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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, chaos, police investigation, race against time, crimes, danger, law enforcement, evacuation, firefighter, fire, firefighting, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.7
 503
The Last Light (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped inside an abandoned hospital after an unexplainable apocalyptic event. In addition to being haunted by what they've lost, the strangers must also fight off mysterious creatures that hunt them down one by ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, danger, hospital, deadly, monster, creature, violence, rivalry, standoff, abandoned building, showdown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.6
 50K
Hotel Mumbai (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, UK, India, Singapore
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on the 2009 documentary Surviving Mumbai about the Mumbai attacks in 2008 at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in India.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, factual, tense
Plot: terrorist attack, terrorist, terrorism, hostage, hotel, courage, religious fanatic, shooting, survival, survivor, siege, bollywood ...
Time: 2000s, year 2008
Place: india, mumbai india, pakistan, australia, adelaide south australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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: serious, realistic, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Plot: escape attempt, prison, confined, rescue, parents and children, military, hopes, bollywood, prison life, danger, getting home, prison escape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pakistan, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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 ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense
Plot: terrorist, assassination, bomb, muslim, fanatic, prisoner, terrorist plot, investigation, undercover agent, danger, crimes, mosque ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india, kashmir
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Rescue Under Fire (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The crew of a medical helicopter suffers an accident when helping a joint force of USA and United Nations troops under Spanish command division in Afghanistan. The Spanish army has only one night to organize the rescue of the crew and injured, but ...
Style: stylized, intense, brutal, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue mission, war, battlefield, chaos and mayhem, squad, u.s. military, violent, danger, rescue, lost, army, capture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Man of Vendetta (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: One day, Hye Lin, the five-year old daughter of a devoted pastor, Joo Young Soo, is kidnapped. Pastor Joo, who has a rock solid faith in God at this time, prays wholeheartedly for her safe comeback, but she does not return. Eight years later, Joo ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: kidnapping, missing child, confined, rescue, crimes, starting over, society, chase, clergy, uncover truth, danger, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: disaster movie, suspense, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: panic, fire, escape, danger, volcano, lava, fright, fear, volcanic eruption, chaos, rescue, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, suspense, tense, political drama
Plot: politics, corrupt politician, hospital, fighting the system, rivalry, vengeance, fall in love, cons and scams, architect, jail, money laundering, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 18K
Beirut (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A former U. S. diplomat returns to service in order to save a former colleague in Beirut.
Style: suspense, rough, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: israeli palestinian conflict, hostage, terrorist, war, arab, terrorism, heroes, fight, mission, danger, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 80s, year 1972, year 1982
Place: middle east, lebanon, israel, palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Agent Hamilton: But Not If It Concerns Your Daughter (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Swedish intelligence officer Carl Hamilton's 7-year-old goddaughter Nathalie is kidnapped. When the kidnapping's underlying motive becomes known, the Swedish authorities assume a passive role, forcing Hamilton to action. With the help of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: terrorism, rescue, kidnapping, track down, danger, deadly, crimes, assassination attempt, special agents, heroes, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Zero Hour (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Zero Hour tells the story of the La Parca (Zapata 666), a fearsome assassin who is forced to kidnap a private clinic to save the love of his life, Ladydi (Amanda Key). They soonreached the police and a media circus with them, ...
Style: realistic, tense, captivating, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: hostage, hospital, gang, crimes, confined, danger, doctors and patients, media circus, childbirth, negotiation, pregnant woman, poverty ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: venezuela, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.1
 982
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: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, disaster movie ...
Plot: arson, revenge, explosion, burning building, fire, catastrophe, rescue, trapped, disaster film, city, firefighter, oil refinery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 54K
Ladder 49 (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Under the watchful eye of his mentor, Captain Mike Kennedy, probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran at a Baltimore fire station. However, Jack has reached a crossroads as the sacrifices he's made have put him in ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: firefighter, trapped, friendship, family relations, rescue, practical joke, danger, tragic hero, redemption, parents and children, race against time, funeral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
7 Days in Entebbe (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France, Malta
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1976, four hijackers take over an Air France airplane with 248 passengers on board and force it to land in Entebbe, Uganda.
Style: suspense, rough, based on true events, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane hijack, rescue mission, terrorist, death threat, terrorism, politics, violence, gun, danger, hostage situation, palestinian, terrorist group ...
Time: year 1976, 70s
Place: israel, uganda, jerusalem, frankfurt germany, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: serious, thought provoking, tense, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, life is a bitch, state affairs, dealing with death, love triangle, gulf war, war, friendship between men, love and romance, society, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 5K
Pressure (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four divers are stuck deep underwater in a vessel after a freak storm destroys their ship. Will they survive?
Style: suspense, rough, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining
Plot: underwater, survival, self sacrifice, claustrophobia, trapped, rescue, diver, scuba diving, friendship, storm, submarine, jellyfish ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 21K
MI-5 (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: During a handover to the head of counter-terrorism of MI5, Harry Pearce, a terrorist escapes custody. When Harry disappears soon after, his protégé is tasked with finding out what happened as an impending attack on London looms, and eventually ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, secret agents, conspiracy, undercover, disobeying orders, corruption, race against time, explosive, police, innocent person killed, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, big ben london, berlin germany, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.1
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Detention (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A heroic high school teacher leads a band of students trapped in school by violent drug-runners.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: high school, hostage, ex soldier, survival, mercenary, hostages, confined, one man army, teachers and students, danger, dedicated educator, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
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Never Let Go (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Morocco, Spain, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A whiplash thriller in the lean, mean TAKEN tradition from Howard J. Ford, Director/Co-Writer, of the past FrightFest favourites THE DEAD and THE DEAD 2: INDIA. Former FBI agent, now single mother Lisa Brennan, takes a holiday to escape an unhappy ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: organized crime, kidnapping, rescue, conspiracy, mother daughter relationship, on the run, race against time, parenthood, betrayal, corruption, heroine, one against many ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The 9/11 Commission Report (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Independent writer-director Leigh Slawner helms this chilling dramatization of the findings laid out in the best-selling 9/11 Commission Report, a document that sought to analyze the circumstances surrounding coordinated terrorist attacks against ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, world trade center manhattan new york city, uncover truth, investigation, chaos, politics, deadly, danger, state affairs, world trade center, americana, society ...
Time: september 11 2001, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, pakistan, israel, london, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
American Meltdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The telefilm centers on a present-day nuclear plant disaster and its aftermath.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, save the day, conspiracy, danger, nuclear threat, race against time, betrayal, catastrophe, nuclear reactor, scientist, cancer, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Aurangzeb (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Gurgaon is the most modern boom-town of "India Shining", the new frontier to be conquered by those who understand real estate. This city rose from a small town to a boom town satellite city in just fifteen years. However, the law and order ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, gangsters, police investigation, working undercover, crimes, fighting crime, law enforcement, organized crime, presumed dead, crime, lookalikes, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.8
 350
Intoxicating (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Dorian Shanley, is a heart surgeon who abuses alcohol and drugs. Dorian trades stolen pharmaceuticals for cocaine , provided by his best friend and enabler, Teddy. While Dorian's life and career take a nosedive, Shanley numbs the pain of losing ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, bleak, sincere ...
Plot: drug abuse, hospital, addiction, human nature, introspection, couples, family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family, downfall, drug dealing, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
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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, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, cia, spy, espionage, government agency, intelligence agency, off the grid, torture, danger, bomb, explosion, beating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, jordan, dubai, manchester england, saudi arabia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.6
 4K
Butterfly (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young man in Delhi tries to break free from his controlling brothers.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, rough
Plot: couples, couple relations, crimes, gang, hopes, criminal heroes, brother brother relationship, infidelity, life is a bitch, crime, graphic violence, parking lot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.1
 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: bleak, serious, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Plot: earthquake, race against time, danger, forces of nature, destruction, apocalypse, adventure, chaos, disaster film, end of the world, save the planet, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Jihadi Warrior (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Vishwanathan, a Kathak dance teacher in New York, is in a rather happy marriage with Nirupama who is a nuclear oncologist. Nirupama is from a middle class family in Chennai, she marries Vishwanath (a dance master) to pursue her higher studies in the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: terrorist, bomb, undercover, threat, suspicion, muslim, double life, working undercover, marriage, secret, terrorist plot, arranged marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., new york, new jersey, usa, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.0
 52K
Baby (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: An elite counter-intelligence unit learns of a plot, masterminded by a maniacal madman. With the clock ticking, it's up to them to track the terrorists' international tentacles and prevent them from striking at the heart of India.
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, espionage, fighting crime, law enforcement, crimes, mystery, danger, graphic violence, tough heroes, behind enemy lines, terrorist plot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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