Movies like Air Marshal

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Air Marshal (2003)
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Air Marshal (2003)
Original name: Air Marshall
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A commercial jet plane has been hijacked by a group of terrorists who don't realize that a U.S. Air Marshal, Brett Prescott (Dean Cochran), is among the passengers. The fate of dozens of people lies in the hands of Prescott, who must forge a one-man war against the hijackers destructive plans.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, airplane, terrorism, crimes, heroes, strong violent content, air disaster, terrorist, muslim, hijacker, aviation, pilot, empire, hostage, rivalry, confined, save the day, abduction, stewardess, cell phone, senator, one man army, deadly, danger, hostages
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to Air Marshal

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and exciting films with plots about danger, save the day, hijacking, confined, terrorism, heroes and hostage mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Air Marshal: Crash Point Zero (2001), Air Rage (2001), Raid on Entebbe (1976), Air Panic (2002), Strategic Command (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Crash Point Zero (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a plane carrying a legendary and recently found death ray machine from Siberia to Canada is hijacked and crashes in the remote mountains of Alaska, only a fearless government agent (Treat Williams) will risk his life to save the world. A modern ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, confined, save the day, adventure, survival, undercover, race against time, heroes, daring rescue, tough heroes, air disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Taking of Flight 847: The Uli Derickson Story (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This made-for-television film documents the takeover of the TWA airliner in flight from Athens to Rome in 1985. The focus is on the flight attendant, Uli Derickson, whose courage and hope helped save all but one of the passengers on the plane. The ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: air disaster, aviation, spy, terrorism, hijacking, airplane, confined, rescue, crimes, leadership, rivalry, save the day ...
Time: 80s
Place: rome italy, europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 3.2
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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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: terrorism, airplane, daring rescue, save the day, hostage, adventure, government agency, rivalry, air disaster, hijacking, crimes, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Raid on Entebbe (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Based on a true Military operation by Israeli commandos. An Air France flight is hijacked by the PFLP. The plane has about 100 Jewish passengers. The plane is grounded in Uganda. Israelis would not negotiate. The movie then shows how less than 500 ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, military, jewish, terrorism, police officer, espionage, judaism, commando, aviation, disaster, terrorist, hostage situation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: uganda, africa, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 3.7
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Air Panic (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: FAA system analyzer named Neil McCabe is the only person who seems to have this different hunch towards a group of international terrorists after a horrific plane incident occured. He thinks that an evil genius computer hacker sets out and ...
Style: serious, tense, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: terrorism, airplane, disaster, psychopath, crimes, mind game, escapades, rivalry, law enforcement, undercover, aviation, insubordination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Strategic Command (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rick Harding is a former Marines officer, now working in the FBI as a chemical weapons designer. While packing up for the night, a group of armed soldiers led by wanted criminal Carlos Gruber, break into the FBI research lab. They steal large ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: aviation, disaster, hijacking, biological warfare, hostage, tough heroes, airplane, confined, one man army, terrorism, law enforcement, daring rescue ...
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Crash Landing (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a hostage situation arises on-board a private plane with the daughter of a billionaire on-board. Major John Masters (Sabato Jr.) teams up with Captain Williams (Michael Paré) to stop the terrorist and land the plane.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorist, hijacking, terrorism, hostage, martial arts, hijacker, confined, heroic mission, adventure, save the day, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 3.3
 626
Hour of Valor (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Presidential candidate running against the Vice-President plans a trip to the Balkans to negotiate the release of American servicemen being held hostage. Before he leaves, he receives a disk documenting evidence that the Vice-President has been ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hijacking, one man army, state affairs, political conspiracy, secret agents, confined, undercover, save the day, adventure, race against time, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Cabin Pressure (2002)
Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A fully automated commercial jetliner is prepared to make its maiden voyage. Without an on-flight pilot, the craft relies on satellite linking for its course. But when the plane suddenly deviates from its determined route and establishes a circular ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, co pilot, hijacking, save the day, air disaster, escapades, race against time, rescue, adventure, satellite, aviation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.8
 666
Final Approach (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: FBI hostage rescue team leader Jack Bender has been sacked for not being a team player, and months later he finds himself in the ultimate hostage nightmare: stuck aboard a plane that's been taken over by a group of well-armed terrorists who ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, terrorism, crimes, daring rescue, race against time, rescue, heroes, tough heroes, save the day, master criminal, one man army, air disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Christmas Rush (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the season of giving, the department took his badge. Criminals took his wife. Now, one cop is taking matters into his own hands
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: christmas, law enforcement, save the day, race against time, rivalry, crime gone awry, disorder, master criminal, crimes, partners, empire, hostage ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Turbulent Skies (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a new airplane that's equipped with a new computer that can fly the plane on its own, is about to have its first flight. But the son of the owner decides to upload more software, he doesn't bother to check if there are any viruses ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: airplane, airplane accident, computer virus, save the day, air disaster, hijacking, chaos, rivalry, escapades, race against time, space travel, pilot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Icebreaker (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the the Killington ski resort something has gone awry. Evil terrorists led by the sinister Greig have taken the resort hostage with a stolen nuclear device. It's up to Ski Patrol bum Matt Foster to save the day... and his fiancé.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, hostage, save the day, confined, race against time, escapades, isolation, nuclear threat, resort, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, on the run ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.1
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Hijack (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prestigious senator and the passengers on board a train are kidnapped by a militia group.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, train, hijacking, race against time, heroes, confined, law enforcement, crimes, save the day, terrorist plot, terrorist group, militia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.8
 4K
Hijacked (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A special agent's plans to reconcile with his ex-fiancé are ruined when she boards a private jet that is targeted by hijackers working for the same crime lord that he is chasing.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, save the day, terrorism, crimes, hijacking, confined, secret agents, rivalry, air disaster, murder, police officer, pilot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A passenger of a hijacked airliner who happens to be an airplane engineer works to deactivate a chemical weapons bomb after the hijackers kill the pilot and threaten to kill all the passengers on the plane.
Style: serious, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Airline Disaster (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the President learns that domestic terrorists have skyjacked the passenger jet her brother is flying, she must choose between family and the safety of the people in the cities below
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, hijacking, terrorism, moral dilemma, air disaster, adventure, save the day, head of state, rivalry, undercover, leadership, disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.0
 532
Sonic Impact (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A dangerous criminal hijacks a plane with his fellow prisoners and threatens to crash it into a populated area. The agent who captured him sets out to stop him.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: hijacking, air disaster, empire, airplane, daring rescue, special agents, confined, law enforcement, crimes, hostage, convict, fbi ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Air Collision (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a solar storm wipes out the air traffic control system, Air Force One and a passenger jet liner are locked on a collision course in the skies above the midwest.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, save the day, survival, race against time, escapades, confined, disorder, air disaster, aviation, army, disaster, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Rick Jeffries is the head of a group of elite soldiers who swim into action, doing the dirty jobs no else can or wants to do. They are in pursuit of a world traveling terrorist known only as Casper, and have the difficult job of bringing him ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, adventure, rivalry, race against time, heroic mission, heroes, crimes, confined, escapades, hijacking, bomb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Airplane vs Volcano (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a commercial airliner is trapped within a ring of erupting volcanoes, the passengers and crew must find a way to survive - without landing.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, disaster, survival, save the day, adventure, spouse in danger, heroes, forces of nature, air disaster, military, volcano, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Flight 93 (2006)
Genre: Action, History, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Flight 93 is a 2006 made-for-TV film, directed by Peter Markle, which chronicles the events aboard United Airlines Flight 93 during the September 11 attacks. It premiered January 30, 2006 on the A&E Network and was re-broadcast several times ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, bleak
Plot: terrorism, airplane, hijacking, passenger, terrorist, 9/11, daring rescue, crimes, confined, government agency, race against time, save the day ...
Time: september 11 2001, 21st century, year 2001, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.2
 802
Submerged (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Navy SEALs launch a rescue mission after terrorists plunge a jet carrying a missile-launching computer into the sea.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, heroic mission, race against time, daring rescue, gang, rivalry, heroes, confined, escapades, crimes, save the day ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Counterstrike (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent and his brother, a reckless ATF agent, try to stop a group of extreme right-wing U.S. military mercenaries, led by a fanatic Taiwanese vixen, who hijack the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner with the U.S. and Chinese presidents on ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, daring rescue, adventure, rescue, save the day, special agents, rivalry, confined, race against time, undercover, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.6
 209
The Zone (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Former Gulf War hero Rowdy Welles is framed for murder by unscrupulous CIA boss Dick Althorp. As his price of freedom, Welles is ordered to undertake a deadly mission to destroy a nuclear processing plant in a foreign nation, owned by dangerous ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, spy, hostage, conspiracy, crimes, adventure, one man army, good versus evil, race against time, confined, escapades, manhunt ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Hijacked: Flight 285 (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While being escorted to prison from Phoenix to New York, crazed killer Peter Cronin (Anthony Michael Hall) hijacks a commercial jet in flight with the help of accomplices. Holding the 200 passengers and the crew members hostage, Cronin forces the ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: airplane, air disaster, hostage negotiator, fbi agent, hijacking, hostage, police detective, hostage situation, terrorist, killer, little girl, air traffic control ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Victory at Entebbe (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The film is based on an actual event: Operation Entebbe and the freeing of Israeli hostages at Entebbe Airport (now Entebbe International Airport) in Uganda.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, aviation, military, hostage, airport, jewish, police officer, airplane, hijacking, head of state, daring rescue, soldier ...
Place: uganda
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.5
 280
Aegis (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The Isokaze, an Aegis-class escort vessel, sets sail on a routine training exercise, playing host to a platoon from the Fleet Training Group. No sooner is the Isokaze on open water, however, then the FTG reveal themselves to be terrorist stowaways ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, military, terrorism, heroes, save the day, crimes, soldier, battleship, confined, hijacking, national security, navy ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s
Place: asia, japan, tokyo, north korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.3
 29K
7500 (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When terrorists try to seize control of a Berlin-Paris flight, a soft-spoken young American co-pilot struggles to save the lives of the passengers and crew while forging a surprising connection with one of the hijackers.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, pilot, airplane, hijacking, flying, flight attendant, violence, empathy, murder, airplane trip, save the day, capture ...
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Turbulence 3: Heavy Metal (2001)
Genre: Action, Music, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rock superstar Slade Craven has decided to hang up his rock & roll shoes and has planned something very special for his final show -- instead of a typical concert in some sports arena, he'll play a set aboard a 747 jumbo jet, flying from ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, heavy metal culture, terrorism, catastrophe, crimes, law enforcement, rescue, one man army, daring rescue, escapades, race against time, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: kansas, colorado, canada, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%