Movies like Airboss

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Airboss (1997)
 2.3
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Airboss (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: cult film
Plot: terrorist, fbi, weapons, cold war, air force, soldier, navy seal, kidnapping, terrorism, russian, government, stock footage, air base, fbi agent, hiding place

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Most similar movies to Airboss

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and exciting films with plots about terrorism, heroes, danger, terrorist, rivalry, escapades and explosion mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Airboss: Shocktroop (1989), Killing Streets (1991), Sky Riders (1976), Project Shadowchaser II (1994), Stranglehold (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.7
 43
Airboss III (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American attack submarine on patrol in the South China Sea intercepts an SOS from a Russian freighter. The freighter was attacked by unidentified frogmen on the high seas and high grade plutonium was stolen. The FBI suspects this attack is the ...
Plot: soldier, post traumatic stress, submarine, terrorism, government, russian, helicopter, stock footage, air force, taliban, task force, sos ...
Place: china, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.1
 22
Shocktroop (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The special commando Delta Force is sent behind the line of fire into the terrain of the enemy. Their mission goal is to destroy a base where the enemies prepare a new weapon: a combat helicopter.
Style: cult film
Plot: freedom fighter, torture, stock footage, army, prisoner of war camp, suicide, helicopter, hostage, interrogation, suicide mission, explosion, soldier ...
Place: soviet union, washington d.c., russia, afghanistan, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Killing Streets (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young Marine is kidnapped by terrorists in Lebanon. His twin brother, frustrated at his inability to get any kind of information from the government about his brother's plight, travels to Lebanon with a plan for his own rescue operation.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twins, rescue, kidnapping, terrorism, state affairs, investigation, confined, hostages, heroes, chases and races, crime, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: lebanon, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 944
Sky Riders (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Robert Culp plays Bracken, whose life seems perfect until his wife Ellen and their children are kidnapped by terrorists one day. After failed attempts to capture them back by the police, Ellen's ex husband enters the fray and plans his own ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: kidnapping, monastery, castle, hostage, hang glider, escapades, confined, politics, adventure, daring rescue, heroes, terrorism ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Project Shadowchaser II (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Terrorists led by an android take over a nuclear plant and threaten to launch a missile at Washington. While the authorities desperately attempt to negotiate, the terrorists persue their real goal. A plant worker, her son and a tough-guy repair man ...
Style: low-budget
Plot: cyborgs, androids, terrorism, terrorist, repairman, tough guy, nuclear missile, sexploitation, nuclear power plant, outer space, nuclear
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.1
 93
Stranglehold (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Deep inside the nation's top chemical weapons facility, a brilliant terrorist takes a Congresswoman hostage. The Navy can't stop him. The Air Force can't reach him. The Coast Guard can't kill him. Only one man can do the job: ...
Plot: terrorist, kickboxing, chemical weapon, hostage, terrorism, military, agent
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Delta Force 3: The Killing Game (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A terrorist places an atom bomb somewhere in an American metropolis. The president of the U.S. has no other choice; he has to call Delta Force.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, terrorism, gunfight, martial arts, terrorist, escapades, one man army, state affairs, save the day, heroic mission, hijacking, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa, miami, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
D.R.E.A.M. Team (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: J.W. Garrison, the head of a top-secret sub agency of the United Nations, discovers that a team of terrorists, led by the murderous Oliver Maxwell, plan on producing a bomb carrying an anthrax virus to be used in the United States. Garrison summons ...
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: spy, terrorism, undercover, model, female spy, woman in a bikini, karate chop, femme fatale, beretta, terrorist group, ak 47, terrorist plot ...
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: adventurer, archaeologist, treasure hunt, adventure, treasure, archaeology, artifact, chase, heroes, sword fight, russian, lost city ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1957, future
Place: latin america, peru, south america, connecticut, nevada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Protector (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man of mystery with no memory is haunted by a vicious crime lord and a band of lethal assassins from a secret government agency. A "Protector"...from an unlikely source joins the man in the battle to save the economic world and recapture ...
Plot: agent, protection, government, assassin, crime lord, kidnapping, amnesia, crime boss
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Let's Get Harry (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Harry Burck has been kidnapped by South American terrorists, and when the US Government refuses to intervene, Harry's friends decide to take matters into their own hands!
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, buddy movie, cult film ...
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, rescue, hostage, friendship, adventure, missing person, escapades, deadly, crimes, good versus evil, confined ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.2
 15
Nuclear (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: When a nuclear bomb destroys Los Angeles ATF agent, Jack Carson, must infiltrate a group of terrorists to find a second nuke set to blow up New York City.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, neo noir
Plot: fictional war, heroes, undercover, terrorist, nuclear, destruction, terror, swat, city, ransom, nuclear war, demolished city ...
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Great Skycopter Rescue (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When oil is discovered in a small-town, some greedy prospectors hire a gang of wild bikers to scare the townsfolk away. However, when a group of young pilots stumble across the underhanded plot, they plan an effective retaliation.
Plot: prospector, terrorist, gangster, helicopter, pilot, pursuit, oil, biker, gangsters, gang, motorcycle gang, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 3.7
 124
Crackerjack 3 (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of retired spies once former enemies, are forced to work together in an attempt to retrieve a neutron bomb stolen by a group of new-wave, high-tech operatives who have supplanted them in the post-Cold War intelligence game.
Plot: pistol, terrorist group, beretta, karate chop, blood spatter, semiautomatic pistol, brawl, roundhouse kick, terrorist plot, hostile takeover, tough guy, hand to hand combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.2
 8K
Red Scorpion (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, South Africa, Namibia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Russian KGB agent is sent to Africa to kill an anti-Communist black revolutionary. However, he has a change of heart when he sees how the Russians and their Cuban allies are killing and repressing the locals, so he switches sides and helps the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, assassination, soldier, agent, adventure, one man army, politics, state affairs, war, rebellion, mission of murder, military ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Search and Destroy (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: SEARCH AND DESTROY (1988) - Terrorists destroy a chemical factory. A virus is released that infects the people of the town with a strange psychosis. Stars Joe Ambrose, Tom Banks and Peter Drinco
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Plot: terrorism, contamination, virus, danger, heroes, deadly, rivalry, chases and races, factory
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Absolute Aggression (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the year 2011, the prison system is run by the private sector. Business tycoon R.D. Crowley (Robert Davi) has created a Virtual Reality prison. The prisoner's bodies are locked in suspended animation while their mind traverses the lethal ...
Plot: female nudity, cigar smoking, suicide, necrophilia, villainess, fictional game show, computer virus, hacker, premarital sex, machine gun, neck breaking, dark power ...
Time: 90s, year 2011, 2000s, middle ages, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Unmasking the Idol (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Duncan Jax must stop the evil terrorist Scarlet Leader from acquiring nuclear bombs that could start WW3. Together with the trusty baboon, Boon, he takes on the almost impossible mission! He must steal the gold that Scarlet leader plans to use to ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, semi serious, exciting
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, battles, heroes, anti hero, escapades, rivalry, adventure, war, hotshot hero, anti heroes, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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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: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, military base, soldier, military life, terrorism, rivalry, gang, secret agents, undercover, heroic mission, working undercover, missing person ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman ...
Style: exciting, bleak, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, superhero, batman, good versus evil, secret identity, chaos and mayhem, explosion, tragic villain, double life, police detective, nuclear threat, disguise ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, pentagon, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.4
 32K
Big Game (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Finland, UK, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Air Force One is shot down by terrorists, leaving the President of the United States stranded in the wilderness. 13-year old Oskari is also in that wilderness, on a hunting mission to prove his maturity to his kinsfolk by tracking down a deer, but ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: wilderness, president, survival, adventure, partners, unlikely partners, in the woods, terrorist, secret service, conspiracy, catastrophe, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: finland, europe, washington d.c., norway, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.8
 6K
Fire Birds (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A joint task force operation between the Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Army has been formed to dismantle one of the largest drug cartels operating in South America. Multiple attempts to assault the cartel's mountainous compound ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: military, adventure, heroic mission, danger, tough heroes, daring rescue, save the day, against the odds, one man army, flying, justice, revolution ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.1
 962
Do or Die (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Asian crime boss Kaneshiro captures two voluptuous undercover federal agents, Donna and Nicole. But instead of liquidating them, he gives the busty duo a head start in a deadly cat-and-mouse game involving six other assassin teams. The heated action ...
Style: cult film
Plot: assassin, female star appears nude, federal agent, director cameo, blonde woman, large breasts, bullet, criminal, big breasts, machine gun, sun, bare breasts ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 3.2
 610
Air Rage (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a Marine Colonel orders his men to massacre a village they were sent to rescue some hostages but when they found them dead they decide to get some payback. Upon returning to the States the Colonel would be court-martialed and made a plea ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: airplane, save the day, daring rescue, hostage, terrorism, government agency, danger, deadly, rivalry, hostages, adventure, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.7
 234K
First Blood (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When former Green Beret John Rambo is harassed by local law enforcement and arrested for vagrancy, the Vietnam vet snaps, runs for the hills and rat-a-tat-tats his way into the action-movie hall of fame. Hounded by a relentless sheriff, Rambo ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, soldier, manhunt, tough heroes, danger, ex military, lone wolves, gunfight, police brutality, humiliation, loner, vietnam veteran ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: vietnam, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Apocalypse Code (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Terrorist Jaffad Ben Zayidi steals four nuclear bombs from a sunken American submarine and hides them in four major cities throughout the world. The charges can be activated by an 11-digit code. Zayidi dies and his accomplice, nicknamed "The ...
Style: exciting, captivating, futuristic, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, special agents, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, rivalry, danger, chases and races, spy, heroine, russian, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ukraine, malaysia, italy, norway, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.1
 136
Scorpion (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A top counter-intelligence agent thwarts a hijacking and is assigned to protect one of the terrorists who plan to turn evidence over for a plea bargain. Unfortunately, the terrorist organization attacks where the agent is guarding the man, wounding ...
Plot: terrorist, terrorism, martial arts, secret agents, airplane hijack, secret agent, donkey, airport, violence, police, agent, karate ...
Time: 80s
Place: madrid, los angeles, amsterdam, spain, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.2
 2K
Sweepers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dolph Lundgren is Christian Erickson, a leading demolition expert trained to disarm mine fields in a humanitarian minesweeping operation in Angola. His son is killed and he discovers that mines are being planted during the war to kill people in the ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, bar, one man army, chase, battles, battle, son, vengeance, tough heroes, secret agents, save the day, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: angola
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Universal Soldier: Regeneration (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When terrorists threaten nuclear catastrophe, the world's only hope is to reactivate decommissioned Universal Soldier Luc Deveraux. Rearmed and reprogrammed, Deveraux must take on his nemesis from the original Universal Soldier and a ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, intense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, heroes, military, one man army, soldier, superhuman, super soldier, tough heroes, battles, danger, superhuman powers, super strength ...
Time: 1960s, 2000s, 60s, 80s
Place: virginia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.6
 778
U.S. Seals II (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a secret Russian nuclear missile base, an ex-U.S. SEAL member is planning to launch a missile strike on the United States, and the only way to stop him is with the best of the best. Because of a natural gas refinery leak, the newly formed team ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, military, master warrior, daring rescue, race against time, heroes, crimes, danger, soldier, heroic mission, military base ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%