Crash landing movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant crash landing movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, surprise ending and tense films and TV shows about / with crash landing, danger, survival, escapades, chase, adventure, heroes, spacecraft, catastrophe and rescue plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
crash landing
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crash landing movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as crash landing: Sully (2016), The Mountain Between Us (2017), Lost in Space (2018), Flight 29 Down (2005), Age of Tomorrow (2014), Alien 3 (1992), Le Ciel sur la tête (2001), The Core (2003), Gravity (2017), Battleship (2012).

List of crash landing movies

 7.4
 240K
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, airplane, crash landing, aviation, plane crash, investigation, courage, pilot, lone hero, rescue, co pilot, catastrophe ...
Time: year 2009, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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The Mountain Between Us (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.
Style: scenic, suspense, atmospheric, surprise ending
Plot: interracial romance, survival, wilderness, mountain, snow, crash landing, stranger, black man white woman relationship, plane crash, near death experience, peril, animal attack ...
Time: 2010s
Place: utah, manhattan new york city, idaho, new york, london
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 7.3
 74K
Lost in Space (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family fights against all odds to survive and escape. But they're surrounded by hidden dangers.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, captivating, sincere, tense
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: outer space, robot, spacecraft, survival, alien planet, lost, adventure, danger, family, black hole, alien creature, family relations ...
Time: future
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Flight 29 Down (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Flight 29 Down is a television series about a group of teenagers who are stranded on an island. It was produced by Discovery Kids. The show was created by Stan Rogow and D. J. MacHale. The executive producers are Rogow, MacHale, Shauna Shapiro ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, realistic, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, air disaster, isolation, teenager, interracial relations, desert island, island, adventure, escapades, danger, youth, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pacific ocean
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Age of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mankind must fight to survive as Earth is invaded by hostile UFOs bent on destroying the planet. As the epic battle wages on, astronauts sneak aboard the mothership where they discover a portal to the aliens' home world. They manage to alert ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: alien invasion, asteroid, survival, save the world, space and aliens, evil alien, chaos, race against time, escapades, heroes, danger, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
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 6.5
 279K
Alien 3 (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After escaping with Newt and Hicks from the alien planet, Ripley crash lands on Fiorina 161, a prison planet and host to a correctional facility. Unfortunately, although Newt and Hicks do not survive the crash, a more unwelcome visitor does. The ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, futuristic ...
Plot: evil alien, deadly creature, alien, space travel, human versus alien, outer space, suspended animation, redemption, survival, danger, cryogenics, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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Le Ciel sur la tête (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nothing gets by Simone, even though she's blind. An adorable, incredibly precocious ten-year-old girl, Simone sets herself the task of coping with (and sometimes manipulating) the many offbeat charact... read more ers that surround her- ...
Plot: aviator, artist, crash landing, father daughter relationship, small town, priest, church, husband wife relationship, communist, housewife, mechanic, irreverence ...
Place: quebec
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 5.5
 94K
The Core (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK, Italy, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Geophysicist Dr. Josh Keyes discovers that an unknown force has caused the earth's inner core to stop rotating. With the planet's magnetic field rapidly deteriorating, our atmosphere literally starts to come apart at the seams with ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, intense, disaster movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, end of the world, save the world, worldwide chaos, danger, disaster film, nasa, adventure, heroic mission, race against time, contingency plan, extinction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: los angeles, london, san francisco, u.s. capitol building, rome italy ...
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 5.6
 11K
Gravity (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After an alien ship crash lands in a Russian city, many who see the inside and the occupants start to question their own existence while others demand the aliens leave Earth.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: extraterrestrial, human versus alien, humanoid, gunfight, alien, military, news report, mob, crash landing, ufo, adventure, hopes ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 5.8
 237K
Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper is a weapons officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, part of ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, psychotronic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien invasion, military, navy, battleship, u.s. navy, ufo, save the world, alien encounter, ship, danger, ocean ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, year 2005, year 2006 ...
Place: hawaii, hong kong, japan, new york, tokyo ...
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 5.5
 37K
Whiteout (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France, Turkey
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The only U.S. Marshal assigned to Antarctica, Carrie Stetko will soon leave the harsh environment behind for good – in three days, the sun will set and the Amundsen-Scott Research Station will shut down for the long winter. When a body is ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, corpse, murder, isolation, survival, military base, airplane, crimes, betrayal, snowstorm, plane crash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1957, 1950s, 50s
Place: antarctica, south pole
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 7.5
 99K
United 93 (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A real time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: terrorism, hijacking, airplane, 9/11, terrorist, tragic event, self sacrifice, death, war on terror, al qaeda, passenger, peril ...
Time: 21st century, september 11 2001, contemporary, year 2001, 2000s
Place: boston, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, pennsylvania ...
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 5.4
 3K
Stranded (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A team of astronauts on the first mission to Mars crashes onto the surface, losing contact with Earth. With no other recourse, and help millions of miles away, the crew is forced to make desperate choices in order to stay alive. Will they be able to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, thought provoking, tense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, spaceship crash, mars, heroic mission, survival, adventure, save the world, alien encounter, rescue, space and aliens, danger, rescue team ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.6
 4K
Invasion (2020)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: After the fall of the alien ship, it took three years. The catastrophe turned the girl's life from Chertanovo and forever changed our view of the universe. It seems that this was the biggest test for all of us. But mankind does not yet know ...
Style: futuristic, tense, exciting, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien encounter, alien space craft, alien invasion, humanity in peril, alien, threat, struggle for survival, martial law, gang, quarantine, teenager, mob ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
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Miracle Landing (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Cracks are noticed in the ceiling of an aircraft. They widen & a large portion of the fuselage tears off & an emergency landing attempted. Based on actual events.
Plot: catastrophe, crash landing, oxygen mask, hole, flight attendant, boy, injury, pilot, rooftop, plane crash, panic, airport ...
Time: year 1988, 20th century, 80s
Place: hawaii
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 7.6
 270K
Apollo 13 (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning into a thrilling saga of heroism. Drifting more than 200,000 miles from ...
Style: factual, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: astronaut, nasa, space program, space travel, survival, spacecraft, catastrophe, race against time, outer space, rescue, trapped in space, moon ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1970 ...
Place: usa, florida, houston texas, texas, pacific ocean ...
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All the Way Boys (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The "Trinity" crew makes another modern era film. Plata and Salud are pilots ditching aircraft for insurance money. They wind up crashing for real in the jungles of South America. The plot involves "Mr. Big", who is buying the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, airplane, fish out of water, adventure, partners, treasure hunt, nothing goes right, dishonesty, danger, odd couple, buddies, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: latin america, peru
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Planet of the Apes (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Two astronauts and a sympathetic chimp friend are fugitives in a future Earth dominated by a civilization of humanoid apes. Based on the 1968 Planet of the Apes film and its sequels, which were inspired by the novel of the same name by Pierre ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: future dystopia, time travel, astronaut, survival, danger, adventure, chases and races, on the run, escapades, society, life is a bitch, switching roles ...
Time: future
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 5.9
 173
Lost Flight (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Bridges is the captain of a downed airliner who must help his crew and passengers survive on a deserted jungle island in the midst of a power struggle - an adult version of "Lord of the Flies."
Plot: catastrophe, survival, crash landing, airplane, sea, airplane accident, aviation, castaway, island, tropical island
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 6.2
 151K
Terminator (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Spain, Hungary
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The sixth film in the "Terminator" series will pick up where the second film left off, ignoring all the subsequent sequels.
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspense, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, time travel, technology, cyberpunk, gunfight, cyborgs, killer robot, hand to hand combat, artificial intelligence, terminator, robot, androids ...
Time: future, 2020s, year 1998, 1990s, 2010s ...
Place: mexico city, mexico, guatemala, texas
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 5.6
 110K
MIB 23 (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Continuing adventures of the crime fighting duo Jenko and Schmidt.
Style: psychotronic, buddy comedy, buddy movie, surprise ending
Plot: secret organization, bodyguard, alien race, co worker co worker relationship, eiffel tower paris, brooklyn new york city, false accusation, alien life-form, artifact, glowing eyes, alien invasion, spacecraft ...
Time: 90s, year 2016, 1990s, 2010s, year 1996 ...
Place: paris france, london, new york, naples italy
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Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.
Style: absurd, suspense, entertaining, surprise ending, psychotronic ...
Plot: robot, giant robots, end of the world, alien, man versus machine, knight, culture clash, transforming robot, artificial intelligence, transformation, apocalypse, chaos ...
Time: 2010s, middle ages, year 2017, future
Place: england, tower bridge london, havana cuba, south dakota, washington d.c. ...
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Message from Space (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this Star Wars take-off, the peaceful planet of Jillucia has been nearly wiped out by the Gavanas, whose leader takes orders from his mother (played a comic actor in drag) rather than the Emperor. King Kaiba sends out eight Liabe holy seeds, each ...
Style: bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, graphic violence, battles, imaginary, androids and robots, danger, escapades, samurai, society, adventure, space and aliens, rescue ...
Time: 70s
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 6.4
 2K
Villa Rides (1968)
Genre: War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Pulled into the Mexican Revolution by his own greed, Texas gunrunner & pilot Lee Arnold joins bandit-turned-patriot Pancho Villa & his band of dedicated men in a march across Mexico battling the Colorados & stealing ...
Style: epic, rough, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, gunrunner, power struggle, resistance, mexican revolution, maverick, war, lone wolves, military, rebellion, heroes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, texas, latin america
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 5.2
 69K
Lost in Space (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The prospects for continuing life on Earth in the year 2058 are grim. So the Robinsons are launched into space to colonize Alpha Prime, the only other inhabitable planet in the galaxy. But when a stowaway sabotages the mission, the Robinsons find ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, surprise ending, surreal, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, outer space, space travel, space and aliens, save the world, adventure, spacecraft, terrorism, escapades, heroes, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: future
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 4.7
 1K
Vicious Lips (1986)
Genre: Horror, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A band finally gets the opportunity for that breakthrough gig if they can make it to an "in" club on another planet in time...
Style: futuristic, humorous, offbeat, surreal, semi serious ...
Plot: outer space, evil alien, nightclub, punk, band, space travel, strong female presence, space and aliens, partners, artists and showbiz, escapades, time travel ...
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 4.8
 2K
Slipstream (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Slipstream is a 1989 post-apocalyptic science fiction adventure film. The plot has an emphasis on aviation and contains many common science-fiction themes, such as taking place in a dystopian future in which the landscape of the Earth itself has ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, rescue, on the run, race against time, chase, betrayal, bounty hunter, danger, adventure, captivity, track down, apocalypse ...
Time: future
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Incident at Map-Grid 36-80 (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Russian naval pilots risk death to help stop a American Submarine whose defective reactor threatens a nuclear meltdown.
Plot: u.s. navy, bomber, u.s. air force, soviet army, naval uniform, mishap, sea, incident, nuclear submarine, radioactivity, military, crash landing
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Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, France, Canada, UK, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, future dystopia, female warrior, apocalypse, good versus evil, deadly virus, survival, zombie apocalypse, biohazard, infected, undead ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, california, tokyo, japan ...
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 3.2
 2K
Retrograde (2004)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two time travelers with opposing views are sent back to the present aboard a research ship in the Antarctic to prevent a global biological disaster from occuring
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, ship, spacecraft, race against time, good versus evil, save the world, heroic mission, future dystopia, experiment gone awry, adventure, imaginary, rescue ...
Time: future, year 2004, 23rd century, 2000s
Place: antarctica, south america
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