Movies like Airport 1975

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Airport 1975 (1974)
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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 nerve chilling sequel to the greatest disaster movie ever made.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, psychotronic, exciting, suspense, idiotic, intense, ridiculous, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, airplane, stewardess, aviation, pilot, airplane accident, guitar, helicopter, teenage girl, rescue, one man army, adventure, daring rescue, survival, wife husband relationship, music, race against time, save the day, forces of nature, heroic mission, space travel, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, salt lake city utah, washington d.c., tokyo

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Most similar movies to Airport 1975

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, rough and realistic films with plots about danger, chases and races, heroes, airplane, race against time, escapades and save the day mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Airport 1975: Airport '77 (1977), Airport (1970), Earthquake (1974), The Concorde... Airport '79 (1979), Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 8K
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, rescue, airport, underwater, airplane, bermuda triangle, painting, millionaire, scuba diver, stewardess, pilot, airliner ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977, 80s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 15K
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, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, airplane, stowaway, landing, air disaster, bomb, desperation, blizzard, suicide bomber, panic, deception, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s
Place: new york, rome italy, chicago illinois, detroit, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.8
 12K
Earthquake (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Earthquake is a 1974 American disaster film that achieved huge box-office success, continuing the disaster film genre of the 1970s where recognizable all-star casts attempt to survive life or death situations. The plot concerns the struggle for ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: natural disaster, motorcycle, survival, national guard, earthquake, explosion, architect, child in peril, alcoholic, fire, daredevil, supermarket ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airport, arms dealer, sabotage, pilot, panic, missile, airplane, sign language, stewardess, protestor, airliner, drone ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france, washington d.c., alps ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, hijacking, one man army, daring rescue, adventure, rescue, save the day, forces of nature, tough heroes, danger, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.6
 2K
Air Crew (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Story of the lives of three Soviet pilots who are united by disaster in a small town in the mountains.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: airport, airplane, daring rescue, race against time, adventure, save the day, survival, forces of nature, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
 1K
Skyjacked (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: suspense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, airplane, save the day, adventure, confined, crimes, deadly, escapades, heroes, hostages, love triangle, forces of nature ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.4
 687
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, suspenseful, realistic, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airport, airplane, psychopath, insubordination, suicidal, terrorism, nuclear power plant, disfigurement, aviation, pilot, mind game, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 5.3
 1K
Pandemic (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: The outbreak of a strange, deadly virus aboard a passenger plane sends Los Angeles into a panic in this terrifying TV movie. As the virus spreads across the city and the death toll rises, Dr. Kayla Martina (Tiffani Thiessen, FASTLANE) fights to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: quarantine, plague, pandemic, race against time, airport, fighting the system, rescue, investigation, deadly, save the day, deadly virus, survival ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Towering Inferno (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: At the opening party of a colossal - but poorly constructed - office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: skyscraper, rescue, survival, race against time, trapped, fire, explosion, elevator, helicopter, adventure, firefighter, escape attempt ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Aurora: Operation Intercept (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: There have been two mysterious plane crashes in only 48 hours. The aircraft suddenly lose control and crash, killing everyone aboard. A woman of Russian descent, Francesca Zaborszin, the daughter of a slain Federal investigator, claims ...
Style: rough, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: law enforcement, airplane, race against time, terrorism, one man army, adventure, secret agents, special agents, daring rescue, espionage, save the day, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.0
 465
Black Thunder (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When the top secret prototype of the Nova Stealth fighter has been stolen, the Pentagon launches big alarm; the plane shouldn't come into hostile hands...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, airplane, pilot, race against time, terrorism, military, adventure, secret agents, daring rescue, save the day, officers and cadets, basic training ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 3K
Scorpio (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Cross is an old hand at the CIA, in charge of assassinating high-ranking foreign personalities who are an obstacle to the policies of the USA. He often teams up with Frenchman Jean Laurier, alias "Scorpio", a gifted free-lance operative. ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercedes, tragic hero, assassination attempt, betrayal, espionage, on the run, intrigue, double agent, government agency, secret agents, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: washington d.c., europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, based on true events ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, airplane, terrorism, hijacking, hostages, daring rescue, aviation, hostage, race against time, save the day, tough heroes, chases and races ...
Place: uganda
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Crash Landing: The Rescue of Flight 232 (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Authentic drama of United Airlines flight 232 from Denver to Chicago. The DC-10 crashed during an emergency landing at Sioux City Gateway Airport on July 19, 1989. 184 people survived, partly thanks to the ground rescue workers who had 40 minutes to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, race against time, airplane, adventure, save the day, danger, heroes, daring rescue, heroic mission, escapades, landing, airplane accident
Time: 80s
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
 302K
Die Hard 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, christmas, airport, save the day, chase, lone hero, gunfight, airplane, danger, master criminal, fight scenes, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, washington d.c., california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 4K
Juggernaut (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A bomber has planted 7 bombs on a transatlantic cruise ship. While a crack bomb squad team try to defuse the bombs the police attempt to track down the mad bomber.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: ransom, ship, interrogation, bomb, cruise ship, sea, race against time, terrorism, cruise, passenger, adventure, hostages ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, scotland yard, atlantic ocean, scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.8
 10K
Turbulence (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On a flight transporting dangerous convicts, murderer Ryan Weaver manages to break free and cause complete chaos throughout the plane. As various people on board fall victim to Weaver, it is ultimately down to flight attendant Teri Halloran to keep ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hijacking, airplane, stewardess, christmas, serial killer, danger, psychopath, gory, isolation, woman in danger, confined, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, airplane, stewardess, prank, save the day, terrorism, crime, mystery, hijacking, chases and races, confined, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Poseidon Adventure was one of the first Catastrophe films and began the Disaster Film genre. Director Neame tells the story of a group of people that must fight for their lives aboard a sinking ship. Based on the novel by Paul Gallico.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: ship, cruise, survival, race against time, new year's eve, adventure, passenger, hysteria, wife husband relationship, prostitute, faith, sibling relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: atlantic ocean, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Ground Control (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An air-traffic controller quits after a plane crash but, years later, goes to help an airport that is in the path of a terrible storm.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: airport, storm, new year's eve, airplane, computer system, race against time, control room, chases and races, danger, escapades, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 162K
Air Force One (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Russian terrorists conspire to hijack the aircraft with the president and his family on board. The commander in chief finds himself facing an impossible predicament: give in to the terrorists and sacrifice his family, or risk everything to uphold ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, airplane, secret service, president, one man army, prison, negotiation, white house, hostages, conspiracy, terrorism, corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: russia, moscow russia, afghanistan, kazakhstan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.0
 6K
Meteor (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a collision with a comet, a nearly 8km wide piece of the asteroid "Orpheus" is heading towards Earth. If it will hit it will cause a incredible catastrophe which will probably extinguish mankind. To stop the meteor NASA wants to use ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nasa, meteor, race against time, satellite, translator, government agency, adventure, man versus machine, space travel, save the day, save the world, alien encounter ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future
Place: russia, manhattan new york city, hong kong, washington d.c., alps ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Delta Force (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. What the terrorists don't realize is that an elite team of commandoes ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, soldier, terrorist, military, airplane, hijacking, adventure, stewardess, hostages, covert operation, daring rescue, save the day ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, lebanon, israel, athens greece, beirut lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.5
 1K
Airspeed (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When wealthy executive Raymond Stone sends out his private plane to pick up his spoiled teenage daughter, Nicole, and a pair of his top-ranking employees, disaster strikes. While the jet flies through an electrical storm, the pilot and other ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: airplane, danger, school, escapades, daring rescue, race against time, survival, parents and children, teenage life, chases and races, heroes, control room ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, gulf war, hostages, airplane, one man army, daring rescue, race against time, save the day, terrorism, tough heroes, chases and races, confined ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Turbulent Skies (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: airplane, computer virus, one man army, race against time, save the day, forces of nature, space travel, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Two-Minute Warning (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A psychotic sniper plans a massive killing spree in a Los Angeles football stadium during a major championship game. The police, led by Captain Peter Holly (Charlton Heston) and SWAT commander Sergeant Button (John Cassavetes), learn of the plot and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: stadium, murder, psychopath, swat, police investigation, hostages, assassination, assassin, firearm, usa president, sport, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, special agents, adventure, race against time, airplane, save the day, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.8
 59K
Daylight (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A group of armed robbers fleeing the police head for the New Jersey Tunnel and run right into trucks transporting toxic waste. The spectacular explosion that follows results in both ends of the tunnel collapsing and the handful of people who ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, race against time, tunnel, dog, rescue, christmas, flood, taxi driver, helicopter, taxi, explosion, power outage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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