Movies like Fate Is the Hunter

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Fate Is the Hunter (1964)
 6.9
 2K
Fate Is the Hunter (1964)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man refuses to believe that pilot error caused a fatal crash, and persists in looking for another reason. Airliner crashes near Los Angeles due to unusual string of coincidences. Stewardess, who is sole survivor, joins airline executives in discovering the causes of the crash.
Plot: airplane, air disaster, aviation, investigation, stewardess, heroes, pilot, crash, beach, destiny, coffee, flight attendant, television, airplane accident, gigolo, mother daughter relationship, bar, death of child, victim, electronics, aquarium, alarm, homosexual subtext, male male relationship, reputation ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, seattle, seattle washington

Most similar movies to Fate Is the Hunter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and suspense films with plots about airplane, investigation, murder, catastrophe, death, danger and airport mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Fate Is the Hunter: Airport 1975 (1974), Murder on Flight 502 (1975), Sully (2016), Flight (2012), Millennium (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, disaster movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airport, airplane, stewardess, alcohol abuse, catastrophe, airplane accident, survival, aviation, rescue, pilot, guitar, helicopter ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, 80s
Place: los angeles, united states, salt lake city utah, washington d.c., usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Murder on Flight 502 (1975)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On a flight to London, a note is found stating that there will be murders taking place on the airliner before it lands.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, stewardess, airport, chases and races, crime, rivalry, danger, prank, crimes, escapades, deadly, save the day ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.4
 232K
Sully (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On 15 January 2009, the world witnessed the 'Miracle on the Hudson' when Captain 'Sully' Sullenberger glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as ...
Style: factual, realistic, suspense, intense, inspirational ...
Plot: airplane accident, aviation, airplane, crash landing, investigation, courage, pilot, plane crash, rescue, co pilot, catastrophe, lone hero ...
Time: year 2009, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.3
 322K
Flight (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Commercial airline pilot Whip Whitaker has a problem with drugs and alcohol, though so far he's managed to complete his flights safely. His luck runs out when a disastrous mechanical malfunction sends his plane hurtling toward the ground. Whip ...
Style: tense, emotional, psychological, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: air disaster, pilot, alcohol abuse, porn actress, airplane, courage, stewardess, addiction, airplane accident, investigation, confession, drinking problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 5.8
 6K
Millennium (1989)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An investigator seeking the cause of an airline disaster discovers the involvement of an organisation of time travellers from a future Earth irreparably polluted who seek to rejuvenate the human race from those about to die in the past. Based on a ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, offbeat, bleak, serious ...
Plot: airplane, time travel, air disaster, catastrophe, time warp, collision, investigation, airport, scientist, sole survivor, investigator, paradox ...
Time: future, year 1963
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.3
 151K
Flightplan (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A claustrophobic, Hitchcockian thriller. A bereaved woman and her daughter are flying home from Berlin to America. At 30,000 feet the child vanishes and nobody admits she was ever on that plane.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, suspenseful, exciting, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: airplane, missing child, family relations, search, mystery, disappearance, female protagonist, family problems, grief, pilot, stewardess, rain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: berlin germany, newfoundland, new york, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Crash Point: Berlin (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a mid-air collision, an uncontrollable passenger plane with 90 souls on board speeds through the skies over Germany. The impact point for the inevitable plane crash is easily calculated: the center of Berlin. Now the race is on to prevent the ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, captivating
Plot: crash, airplane accident, airplane, pilot, aviation, passenger, save the day, moral dilemma, danger, aircraft cockpit, garbage, airport ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Whisky Romeo Zulu (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Whisky Romeo Zulu tells the story prior to the crash of LAPA Boeing 737 that on August 31, 1999, caught fire after hitting an embankment in the center of Buenos Aires, killing 67 people. The disaster changed the history of civil and commercial ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: air disaster, whistleblower, airplane, uncover truth, investigation, danger, workplace, adventure, passenger, buried truth, workplace intrigue, price of justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Heaven's Prisoners (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A hardened New Orleans cop, Dave Robicheaux, finally tosses in the badge and settles into life on the bayou with his wife. But a bizarre plane crash draws him back into the fray when his family is viciously threatened.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, adoption, confession, crimes, crime, police investigation, vengeance, air disaster, law enforcement, investigation, danger, swamp ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
 30K
The Limey (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Limey follows Wilson, a tough English ex-con who travels to Los Angeles to avenge his daughter's death. Upon arrival, Wilson goes to task battling Valentine and an army of L.A.'s toughest criminals, hoping to find clues and piece ...
Style: non-linear, stylized, atmospheric, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, neo noir, gangsters, murder, hitman, daughter, ambush, suitcase, drugs, motel room, stakeout, warehouse ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, pacific ocean, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.5
 117
Fire and Rain (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This movie is based on the actual events on the tragic day of August 2nd, 1985. Delta Airlines flight 191 en route to Los Angeles Via Dallas Ft Worth took off from Ft Lauderdale, Fl. When the plane was landing in Ft Worth wind-shear from a strong ...
Plot: air disaster, catastrophe, crash, thunderstorm, airplane accident
Time: year 1985
Place: los angeles, dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 10K
Airport '77 (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Flight 23 has crashed in the Bermuda Triangle while taking VIPs and valuable art to Philip Stevens new museum. But when hijackers take off the plane and knock everyone out with sleeping gas the plane crashes in the sea. The passengers survive but a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: catastrophe, airplane, bermuda triangle, hijacking, rescue, underwater, airport, survival, airplane hijack, danger, race against time, art thief ...
Time: 70s, frogman, 20th century, year 1977, 80s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.1
 289K
Chinatown (1974)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. Hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair, Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double ...
Style: twists and turns, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: private detective, neo noir, investigation, rape, surveillance, corruption, investigator, deception, femme fatale, cover up, suspicion, tragic event ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, year 1937
Place: los angeles, california, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.8
 790
Mike's Murder (1984)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Betty has a crush on her tennis instructor Mike. He promises to call her for a date, but never does – she doesn’t know he sells drugs on the side. After botching a deal on someone else’s turf, Mike has to disappear for a while. He contacts ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: neo noir, murder, tennis, investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief), neo-noir, addiction, mystery, graphic violence, criminal heroes, drug dealing, hitman ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 15K
Lost Girls (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Mari Gilbert's daughter disappears, police inaction drives her own investigation into the gated Long Island community where Shannan was last seen. Her search brings attention to over a dozen murdered sex workers.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, compassionate, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, missing person, investigation, prostitute, mother daughter relationship, missing child, disappearance, depression, doctor, mysterious disappearance, search and rescue, police ...
Time: 21st century
Place: long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Evidence of Blood (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a brilliant crime writer investigates a 40-year-old murder, he confronts a small town's worst fears
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, murder, electric chair, capital punishment, writers, death sentence, wrongfully committed, who done it, crimes, mystery, conspiracy, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 414
Survive! (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sixteen plane crash survivors stranded in the Andes turn to cannibalism to stay alive. Based on a true story.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: survival, mountain, catastrophe, air disaster, cannibalism, heroes, wilderness, escapades, adventure, confined, danger, gory ...
Time: 70s
Place: andes mountains
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 17K
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, catastrophe ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1930s
Place: rome italy, new york, chicago illinois, detroit, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Mulholland Dr. (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Initially, "Mulholland Dr." was to mark David Lynch's return to television. It is a retooling of a script originally shot as a 94-minute pilot for a TV series (co-written with TV screenwriter Joyce Eliason) for the channel ABC, which ...
Style: psychedelic, surreal, twists and turns, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: lesbian relationship, investigation, audition, amnesia, actress, hollywood, death, passion, pilot, manipulation, cowboy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.7
 2K
Skyjacked (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A crazed Vietnam vet bomber hijacks a Boeing 707 in this disaster film filled with the usual early '70s stereotypes, and demands to be taken to Russia.
Style: disaster movie, serious, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, airplane, hijacking, danger, military, hostage, stewardess, abduction, airplane hijack, escapades, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, russia, asia, moscow russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Good German (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American journalist arrives in Berlin just after the end of World War Two. He becomes involved in a murder mystery surrounding a dead GI who washes up at a lakeside mansion during the Potsdam negotiations between the Allied powers. Soon his ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: murder, war criminal, black market, investigation, post war, mystery, uncover truth, haunted by the past, military, love affair, love of one's life, neo noir ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1945, 1930s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Prescription: Murder (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A psychiatrist uses a patient he is having an affair with to help him kill his wife, but his perfect alibi may come apart at the hands of a seemingly befuddled LAPD lieutenant.
Style: clever, suspenseful, talky, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, police investigation, alibi, swimming pool, investigation, psychiatrist, police detective, mistress, uncover truth, couples, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 22K
Aftermath (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A fatal plane crash changes the lives of Roman and Jake forever. Roman loses his wife and daughter in the accident, while Jake, his mind as he happens to be the air traffic controller, who fails to avert the nightmare. Rage and revenge engulfs Roman ...
Style: suspenseful, sincere, tense, psychological, touching ...
Plot: investigation, tragedy, depression, lawyer, vigilante, death, accusation, retribution, revenge, forgiveness, guilt, tragic event ...
Time: 2000s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Criminal Passion (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A homicide detective begins a torrid affair with a senator's son who is a suspect in a series of grisly murders.
Style: rough, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: investigation, murder, dishonesty, dancer's life, tough law enforcer, mystery, serial killer, love and romance, crimes, betrayal, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Concorde... Airport '79 (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The last of the 'Airport' series again stars George Kennedy as aviation disaster-prone Joe Patroni, this time having to contend with nuclear missiles, the French Air Force and the threat of the plane splitting in two over the Alps!
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak, disaster movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, airplane accident, airport, airliner, fighter jet, survival, murder, arms dealer, danger, race against time, rescue, terrorism ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france, alps, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.2
 207
Raw Nerve (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A race car driver has visions of the victims of a serial killer before their demise and tries to get a skeptic police detective and an ambitious reporter to help him find the killer.
Style: cult movie cast, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: mother son incest, marijuana, lieutenant, car chase, murder, father daughter relationship, captain, carnival, mental institution, pepper spray, sergeant, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.6
 541
Escape Clause (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man finds out that his wife has paid $10,000 to have him killed. Then both the would-be killer and the wife turn up dead ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, mind bending, realistic, serious
Plot: investigation, murder, insurance, couples, hitman, police detective, crime, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.6
 416
Code 11-14 (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An FBI agent went to Australia with his family to capture a serial killer. When Australian Police captured the main suspect, he and his family went back to USA. Unfortunately the REAL serial killer also went back to USA in the same airplane with the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: serial killer, family relations, psychopath, airplane, family in danger, special agents, investigation, murder, parents and children, law enforcement, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.1
 2K
Chariot (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves unwitting participants in a U.S. government evacuation program gone horribly wrong.
Style: mysterious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Plot: danger, airplane, amnesia, confined, group of strangers, mystery, crimes, heroes, psychological drama
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
New Best Friend (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alicia is a poor girl starting college. Hadley, Julianne and Sydney are three well-off girls in a row house. Classes begin and Alicia is paired with Hadley to work on a sociology class project. At first rejected, Alicia is finally accepted into ...
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, intense, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: investigation, college, teenage life, betrayal, murder, wealth, manipulation, manipulations, mind game, mystery, youth, overdose ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%