Helicopter chase movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant helicopter chase movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, realistic and cult film films and TV shows about / with helicopter chase, helicopter, danger, chase, police, escapades, heroes, death, murder and gun plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, Italy, France and other countries.
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helicopter chase movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as helicopter chase: Birds of Prey (1973), xXx (2002), Ground Zero (1987), Unstoppable (2010), Waikiki (1980), Superman: Red Son (2020), Airwolf (1984), Danger: Diabolik (1968), Black Sunday (1977), The Stranger (1973).

List of helicopter chase movies

 6.7
 373
Birds of Prey (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Harry Walker, a former military pilot, works as a helicopter pilot and traffic reporter for a Salt Lake City radio station. One day while working he observes a bank robbery in progress and the kidnapping of a young woman who worked at the bank. ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: helicopter, bank robbery, chase, hostage, heroes, confined, criminal heroes, race against time, buddies, crimes, heist, armored car ...
Time: 70s
Place: utah, usa
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 5.8
 181K
xXx (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Xander Cage is your standard adrenaline junkie with no fear and a lousy attitude. When the US Government "recruits" him to go on a mission, he's not exactly thrilled. His mission: to gather information on an organization that may just ...
Style: suspense, rough, exciting, humorous, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, chase, lone hero, secret agents, spy, undercover, heroic mission, extreme sport, tough heroes, espionage, mission, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: prague, europe, washington d.c., california, czech republic ...
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 6.5
 517
Ground Zero (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A second generation cameraman in Australia finds evidence that his father had filmed a nuclear test that allowed aboriginies to be exposed to and killed by radiation. He begins a search for a secret that if true, his government has already killed ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, investigation, aborigine, dead father, murder, politics, conspiracy theory, advertising, contamination, photojournalist, political conspiracy, political corruption ...
Time: 50s
Place: australia, melbourne australia, south australia
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 6.8
 199K
Unstoppable (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A runaway train, transporting deadly, toxic chemicals, is barreling down on Stanton, Pennsylvania, and only two men can stop it: a veteran engineer and a young conductor. Thousands of lives hang in the balance as these ordinary heroes attempt to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: train, runaway train, train crash, race against time, chase, disaster, save the day, determination, train engineer, train wreck, survival, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, north america, pittsburgh, california
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The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rocky and Bullwinkle have been living off the finances made from the reruns of their cartoon show. Boris and Natasha somehow manage to crossover into reality and team up with Fearless Leader, an evil criminal turned media mogul with some evil plans ...
Style: humorous, parody, melancholic, surreal, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens
Plot: adventure, family, justice, death, vengeance, partners, buddies, leadership, disorder, on the road, satire, farce ...
Place: usa, new york, ussr
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 6.0
 45
Waikiki (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two detectives are called on to investigate the bizarre serial murders of young women.
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: serial killer, investigation, police, rape, murder, disco, strangulation, car chase, surveillance, misogynist, policewoman, beach ...
Place: hawaii
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Superman: Red Son (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Set in the thick of the Cold War, Red Son introduces us to a Superman who landed in the USSR during the 1950s and grows up to become a Soviet symbol that fights for the preservation of Stalin’s brand of communism.
Style: suspense, heroic, adult animation, psychotronic, serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, monster, superman character, violence, revenge, journalist, reporter, fictional city, human alien, artificial intelligence, symbolism, escalation ...
Time: year 1946, year 1961, year 1983, 1940s, year 1967 ...
Place: russia, ussr, washington d.c., moscow russia, berlin germany ...
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 6.6
 5K
Airwolf (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Airwolf is capable of supersonic speeds, invisible to radar and armed with ultra state-of-the-art hardware. Airwolf is the most awesome aerial weapon ever developed. When the helicopter is stolen by Libyan mercenaries, Michael Archangel, Project ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense, tv series pilot
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: helicopter, battles, police, spy, military, co pilot, flying, super weapon, heroes, mad scientist, escapades, lone wolves ...
Time: 80s
Place: middle east, libya, california, paris france
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Danger: Diabolik (1968)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: One of the great comic book movies of all time from director Mario Bava.
Style: erotic, psychedelic, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: superhero, robbery, heist, exploitation, spy, robin hood, cult, police, money, police inspector, master criminal, on the run ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
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 6.8
 8K
Black Sunday (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An Israeli anti-terrorist agent must stop a disgruntled Vietnam vet cooperating in a plot to commit a terrorist plot at the Super Bowl.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, sexy, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, disaster, spy, chase, airplane, violence, secret service, espionage, conspiracy, betrayal, politics, american football ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: florida, miami, israel, middle east, usa ...
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 3.6
 602
The Stranger (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: TV series pilot (series never launched). After a freak mishap, an astronaut finds himself on an almost precise copy of Earth (right down to the Plymouth cars). However, this planet has three moons, and is run by an Orwellian government called The ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: parallel universe, distopia, failed pilot, astronaut, space probe, spacecraft, bookstore, doctor, helicopter crash, helicopter, doppelganger, assassination ...
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 6.0
 2K
The Sender (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A disturbed telepathic man is able to transmit his dreams and visions into the minds of the people around him.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: mind control, supernatural, mental illness, mental institution, psychic, mind game, suicide attempt, psychopath, doctors and patients, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, misfit ...
Time: 80s, year 1965
Place: los angeles
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 6.4
 117K
Rat Race (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an ensemble film about easy money, greed, manipulation and bad driving, a Las Vegas casino tycoon entertains his wealthiest high rollers -- a group that will bet on anything -- by pitting six ordinary people against each other in a wild dash for ...
Style: funny, ridiculous, humorous, light, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, road trip, casino, chase, bet, on the road, mother daughter reunion, adventure, partners, escapades, rivalry, race ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, new mexico, nevada, mexico
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 4.7
 7K
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, rough, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, justice, heroic mission, tough heroes, against the odds, save the day, daring rescue, aviation, helicopter, military, airplane, weapons ...
Time: 80s, future
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 3.2
 149
Access Code (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A secret organization gains control over the American nuclear weapons. A journalist ventures out to stop them.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Plot: reporter, spy, law enforcement, government agency, special agents, save the day, chaos and mayhem, code breaking, terrorism, car theft, reconnaissance, coup ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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 7.6
 260K
Lethal Weapon (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Veteran buttoned-down LAPD detective Roger Murtaugh is partnered with unhinged cop Martin Riggs, who -- distraught after his wife's death -- has a death wish and takes unnecessary risks with criminals at every turn. The odd couple embark on ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, suspense, buddy movie, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: police, chase, reluctant partners, gunfight, crimes, adventure, police officer, female nudity, police investigation, family, car chase, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills, vietnam
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Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: After an encounter with UFOs, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, atmospheric, breathtaking, cerebral ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: alien, ufo, alien abduction, first contact, alien contact, space and aliens, spacecraft, secret base, technology, chase, airplane, benign alien ...
Time: 70s, future, 20th century
Place: indiana, mongolia, india, wyoming, ohio ...
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One Man Against the Organization (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An airport employee switches a pack of drugs for baking soda and absconds to Barcelona, meanwhile the drug-runners are on his trail.
Style: eurospy
Plot: police, airport, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), dea, helicopter, mafia, girl, drugs, car, sexuality, rescue ...
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Kung Kaya Mo, Kaya Ko Rin! (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Philippines
Story: Mac is a family man who works as an agent of the government (NISA). He is tasked to secure the surroundings of the venue and protect the delegates of the upcoming APEC Summit event. Due to the nature of his job, Mac almost always misses out on the ...
Plot: masquerade, secret, agent, husband wife relationship, government agent, restaurant, warehouse, ship, fashion designer, arms deal, sidekick, ballroom dancing ...
Place: the philippines
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The Worthless (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A criminal, his friend and his former girlfriend find their lives intertwining with each other.
Style: road movie
Plot: drifter, outsider, ex-lover, on the run, spring, winter, bullet wound, crime boss, roadblock, revenge, helicopter crash, magic trick ...
Time: 80s
Place: finland, helsinki finland, paris france
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Superman: Unbound (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Based on the Geoff Johns/Gary Frank 2008 release "Superman: Brainiac," Superman: Unbound finds the horrific force responsible for the destruction of Krypton (Brainiac) descending upon Earth. Brainiac has crossed the universe, collecting ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superman character, save the world, super strength, robot, good versus evil, heroes, justice, vigilante, heroic mission, distant planet, battles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, arizona
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Warrior of the Lost World (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A nomad mercenary on a high-tech motorcycle helps bring about the downfall of the evil Orwellian government, the Omega.
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, distopia, heroes, chase, kidnapping, biker, contamination, chaos, battles, escapades, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
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 5.5
 854
Rage of Honor (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Japanese cop, Shiro, and his partner Ray are after a bunch of drug dealers. But they are betrayed by an insider and Ray is killed. Shiro follows the murderer, a sadistic drug lord, up to Singapore.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninja, medieval, drug lord, vengeance, working undercover, law enforcement, undercover, partners, rivalry, drug dealing, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: singapore, asia
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 2.4
 6K
Mega Piranha (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a science experiment goes horribly wrong, gigantic fish gain appetites for human flesh.
Style: scary, semi serious, funny, psychotronic, weird
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: piranha, creature feature, shark, monster, survival, experiment gone awry, escapades, dangerous animal, save the day, eaten alive, killer fish, giant monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: venezuela, usa, florida, latin america
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Disaster on the Coastliner (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Seeking revenge, a railroad employee puts two passenger trains on a collision course in this made-for-TV disaster movie.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: runaway train, disaster, railway, helicopter, police, collision, race against time, sabotage, train crash, terrorism, catastrophe, negligence ...
Time: 70s
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Apocalypse Pompeii (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a former Special Ops commando visits Pompeii, his wife and daughter are trapped as Mt. Vesuvius erupts with massive force. While his family fights to survive the deadly onslaught of heat and lava, he enlists his former teammates in a daring ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: disaster, volcano, tourist, daring rescue, forces of nature, family in danger, chaos and mayhem, race against time, escapades, heroes, rescue mission, volcanic eruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, napoli italy, pompeii
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 7.9
 15K
Black Lagoon (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Black Lagoon is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Rei Hiroe. It has been published in Shogakukan's Monthly Sunday Gene-X since 2002, and nine collected volumes have been released so far. It was later adapted into an anime ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, psychological, manga, adult animation ...
Audience: kids
Plot: crimes, pirate, team, rivalry, adventure, gunfight, gang, mercenary, bounty hunter, kidnapping, femme fatale, mafia ...
Place: japan, asia, thailand
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Terminator Genisys (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The year is 2029. John Connor, leader of the resistance continues the war against the machines. At the Los Angeles offensive, John's fears of the unknown future begin to emerge when TECOM spies reveal a new plot by SkyNet that will attack him ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, entertaining, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, cyborgs, androids and robots, robot, post apocalypse, man versus machine, chase, artificial intelligence, dark future, killer robot, apocalypse, terminator ...
Time: future, near future, year 1984, year 2017, year 1997 ...
Place: san francisco, los angeles
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Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When DEA agents are taken captive by a ruthless South American kingpin, the Delta Force is reunited to rescue them in this sequel to the 1986 film.
Style: suspense, funny, buddy movie, unusual plot structure, splatter ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, rescue, kung fu, gunfight, guilty pleasure, death, sword fight, soldier, hostage, jungle, car chase ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: latin america, the philippines, rio de janeiro, miami, south america
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 7.5
 185K
The Crow (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Exactly one year after young rock guitarist Eric Draven and his fiancée are brutally killed by a ruthless gang of criminals, Draven -- watched over by a hypnotic crow -- returns from the grave to exact revenge.
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, superhero, halloween, goth, vengeance, good versus evil, vigilantism, murder, afterlife, violence, justice, vigilante ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: michigan, detroit
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