Movies like Airboss III

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Airboss III (2000)
 3.7
 43
Airboss III (2000)
Original name: Airboss III: The Payback
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 work of Darian Cain, a former Russian Commando turned terrorist. When a special anti-terrorist team is formed, Special Operations (SPECOP) Commander Webb Buckley and navy seal Bone Conn are chosen to join their FBI counterparts special agent William Murphy and special agent Morgan Daniels and an uneasy alliance is struck between the military and the FBI. Their mission: to capture Darian Cain and bring him back to the U.S. to face justice and to recover the high grade plutonium.
Plot: submarine, terrorist, military, fbi, soldier, terrorism, arab, russian, helicopter, air force, government, explosion, taliban, post traumatic stress, plutonium, death of wife, stock footage, sos, bird watching, task force
Place: china, middle east

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Most similar movies to Airboss III

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and exciting films with plots about terrorism, danger, heroes, explosion, terrorist, chases and races and soldier mostly in Action, Adventure and Thriller genres. Some movies like Airboss III: Airboss (1997), Shocktroop (1989), Fire Birds (1990), D.R.E.A.M. Team (1999), Guilty as Charged (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Airboss (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: cult film
Plot: terrorist, weapons, fbi, cold war, air force, navy seal, government, soldier, terrorism, russian, kidnapping, air base ...
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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 ⇓
39%
 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 ⇓
26%
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 ⇓
26%
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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 ⇓
25%
 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 ⇓
24%
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 ⇓
24%
Operation Delta Force 5: Random Fire (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Delta Force team are brought in once again to deal with an evil villain in foreign lands.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, terrorism, confined, escapades, hostages, military, undercover, rivalry, danger, chases and races, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 5.6
 16K
Navy Seals (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During a rescue mission, a team of Navy Seals discover that a terrorist group have access to deadly US built Stinger missiles, and must set out to locate and destroy them before they can be used.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, soldier, race against time, heroes, battles, military, heroic mission, war, danger, save the day, adventure, leadership ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: middle east, beirut lebanon, lebanon, russia
⇓ 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%
 4.3
 130
Rapid Fire (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mike Thompson is a former U.S. government agent whom is called on by his no-nonsense ex-employer Hanson to stop a terrorist named Mustapha who breaks out of a maximum security military prison aboard a battleship with the help from his aide Eddy ...
Plot: terrorism, explosion, violence, battleship, mercenary, stripper, lasersight, gunfight, torture, candy store, chase, desert eagle
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.8
 4K
Sky Fighters (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Les Chevaliers du ciel (English: Sky Fighters) is a 2005 French film directed by Gérard Pirès about two air force pilots preventing a terrorist attack on the Bastille Day celebrations in Paris. It is based on Tanguy et Laverdure, a comics series ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighter pilot, betrayal, adventure, heroic mission, false accusation, race against time, undercover, rescue, danger, save the day, rivalry, military ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 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: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, soldier, military, black american, heroes, rescue, daring rescue, adventure, crimes, heroic mission, frame up, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 ⇓
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%
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%
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 ⇓
22%
 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 ⇓
21%
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 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 ⇓
21%
 7.4
 319K
The Rock (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: FBI chemical warfare expert Stanley Goodspeed is sent on an urgent mission with a former British spy, John Patrick Mason, to stop Gen. Francis X. Hummel from launching chemical weapons on Alcatraz Island into San Francisco. Gen. Hummel demands $100 ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, alcatraz, fbi, crimes, marines, hostage, chases and races, mercenary, prison, escape, hostages, commander ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
King Kong Lives (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kong falls from the twin towers and he appears to be alive!
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pregnancy, king kong, giant ape, adventure, babies and infants, race against time, heroes, terminator, animal life, gory, fall in love, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
Place: borneo, tokyo, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 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 ⇓
21%
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 ⇓
21%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 16K
Kursk (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Romania, Canada, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of the 2000 K-141 Kursk submarine disaster and the governmental negligence that followed. As the sailors fight for survival, their families desperately battle political obstacles and impossible odds to save them.
Style: talky, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, underwater scene, death, fire, rescue attempt, military, death of father, death of husband, telephone conversation, explosion, survival ...
Time: year 2000, 2000s
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 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 ⇓
21%
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After "The Poseidon Adventure", in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While the passengers are still on board waiting to be rescued, two rivaling salvage parties enter the ship on search ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, disaster movie, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: catastrophe, sinking ship, survival, race against time, ship, adventure, ocean, cruise, escapades, danger, shipwreck, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 80s, future
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.0
 93K
Broken Arrow (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When rogue stealth-fighter pilot Vic Deakins deliberately drops off the radar while on maneuvers, the Air Force ends up with two stolen nuclear warheads -- and Deakins's co-pilot, Riley Hale, is the military's only hope for getting them ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican standoff, helicopter, desert, terrorism, race against time, betrayal, danger, explosion, gunfight, escapades, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, utah, united states, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 ⇓
20%
 3.9
 105
Gold Raiders (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK, Thailand
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An SOS message is sent out when a plane carrying gold worth $200 million dollars belonging to the free world is brought down somewhere in Thailand, and Robert Ginty is called upon to team up with his old flame Claudia Dubois. Together, they head up ...
Plot: fictional war, shooting, machine gun, prisoner, whip, dynamite, foot chase, cave, bazooka, disarming someone, hand grenade, villager ...
Place: indochina
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.3
 1K
The Soldier (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Terrorists take over a plutonium bomb and threaten to detonate it in a Saudi Arabian oil field. A special anti-terrorist unit is sent in to stop them.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, race against time, hijacking, terrorism, kgb, soldier, oil, terrorist, escapades, chases and races, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: saudi arabia, middle east, big ben london, london, east berlin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%