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, realistic, serious, exciting, cult film and rough films and TV shows about / with helicopter chase, helicopter, chase, danger, violence, murder, gunfight, car chase, explosion and rivalry plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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helicopter chase movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as helicopter chase: Unstoppable (2010), Birds of Prey (1973), Waikiki (1980), Airwolf (1984), Danger: Diabolik (1968), Black Sunday (1977), The Stranger (1973), The Sender (1982), Rat Race (2001), Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018).

List of helicopter chase movies

The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, South Korea, India, Canada
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, not serious, feel good, melancholic, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens
Plot: family, adventure, leadership, buddies, partners, on the road, iron curtain, disorder, danger, satire, parody, hollywood ...
Place: usa, new york, soviet union
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 6.8
 184K
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, suspenseful, tense, serious, disaster movie ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: train, runaway train, chase, race against time, save the day, determination, danger, partners, helicopter, chases and races, heroic, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh, california
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 6.8
 327
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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: chase, hostage, bank robbery, buddies, danger, crimes, chases and races, crime, hostages, criminal heroes, heroes, confined ...
Time: 70s
Place: utah, usa
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 5.9
 32
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: pornographer, watching pornography, sexual abuse, policewoman, cocktail, helicopter, rapist, bikini, strangled to death, misogynist, party, video cassette ...
Place: hawaii
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 6.8
 4K
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: suspenseful, serious, tv series pilot, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: helicopter, battles, military, super vehicle, super weapon, escapades, lone wolves, adventure, mad scientist, heroes, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: middle east, california, paris france, libya
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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: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: anti hero, anti heroes, heist, master criminal, chase, gangsters, on the run, murder, police inspector, money, police, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: italy, europe
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 6.8
 7K
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: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, terrorism, political intrigue, stadium, graphic violence, race against time, zeppelin, state affairs, chases and races, deadly, danger, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: miami, usa, florida, los angeles, beirut lebanon ...
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 3.4
 535
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: astronaut, explosion, helicopter crash, left handedness, parallel world, on the run, crash landing, dictatorship, free speech, alternate reality, exploding helicopter, doppelganger ...
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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, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, mental institution, mental illness, mind game, misfit, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, danger, psychopath, doctors and patients, psychic, mind control ...
Time: 80s, year 1965
Place: los angeles
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 6.4
 109K
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, humorous, exciting, road movie, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: chase, road trip, contests and competitions, treasure hunt, escapades, partners, adventure, bet, race, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, new mexico, nevada, united states ...
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Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, France, Norway, UK
Duration: 147 min.
Story: When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfil his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: terrorist, spy, female spy, race against time, plutonium, countdown, violence, hand to hand combat, rogue agent, pistol, spy mission, agent ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, kashmir, rome italy, london, berlin germany ...
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 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, battles ...
Time: 80s, future
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Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Batman has stopped the reign of terror that The Mutants had cast upon his city. Now an old foe wants a reunion and the government wants The Man of Steel to put a stop to Batman.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret identity, distopia, superhero, police officer, batman, fighting crime, heroes, good versus evil, imaginary, crimes, billionaire, protector ...
Time: 21st century, future, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c., soviet union
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The Last American Soldier (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy, Philippines
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jungle action from the glorious period of Rambo ripoffs.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: strongman, explosion, strangulation, exploding helicopter, death of wife, falling down a hill, rescue mission, death, torture, revenge, interracial couple, telephone operator ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, soviet union, cambodia, thailand
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 3.3
 121
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: spy, save the day, government agency, chases and races, terrorism, danger, law enforcement, chaos and mayhem, special agents, code breaking, assassination, investigation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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 7.6
 236K
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: suspense, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: police investigation, reluctant partners, chase, gunfight, crimes, crime, partners against crime, verbal byplay, police, adventure, mercenary, henchman ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills, vietnam, california
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Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 133 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: captivating, suspenseful, epic, sentimental, light ...
Plot: ufo, alien, first contact, alien abduction, alien contact, spacecraft, a vision, technology, contact, flying saucer, space and aliens, escapades ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: indiana, wyoming, mexico, mongolia, india ...
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Supreme Sanction (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elite assassin for a covert Government agency is marked for death after aborting an assignment to take out a journalist who could expose the corruption of the very institution that trained her as their weapon of choice.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, conspiracy, anti hero, anti heroes, on the run, helicopter, assassin, reporter, dishonesty, chases and races, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: costa rica, los angeles, arizona
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 6.0
 92K
Sahara (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Spain, Germany, USA, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure ...
Style: exciting, buddy comedy, entertaining, scenic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, desert, treasure, treasure hunter, obsessive quest, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, danger, archaeology, car chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, nigeria, sahara desert, egypt
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Treasure of the Yankee Zephyr (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a lake high in the mountains of New Zealand hunter Gibbie Gibson discovers a plane wreck from WW2. When he tells it around, a gang of crooks follows and threatens him and his daughter, because they know there are 50 million dollars in the wreck. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, race against time, escapades, obsessive quest, survival, airplane, danger, adventurer, chase, bounty hunter, crimes, mountain ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
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 7.6
 166K
The Crow (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
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, rough, cult film, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, vigilantism, halloween, afterlife, supernatural, goth, dark fantasy, superhero, vigilante, back from the dead, murder, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: detroit
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 5.4
 3K
Catchfire (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A witness to a mob assassination flees for her life from town to town, switching identities, but cannot seem to elude Milo, the chief killer out to get her.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, alternative comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, lovers on the run, hitman, fall in love, love affair, woman in danger, hidden identity, on the run, rescue, criminal heroes, chase, manhunt ...
Time: 80s
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Bridge of Dragons (1999)
Genre: Action, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The tough and cold mercenary Warchild, is working for the man who took care of his war training and upbringing, the greedy General Ruechang. Ruechang is planning to take over the country by marrying Princess Halo. But Halo discovers that Ruechang ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, battles, military, soldier, general, mercenary, master warrior, danger, good versus evil, coldhearted, adoption, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan
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 6.4
 17K
Blue Thunder (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Officer Frank Murphy, an experienced LAPD helicopter pilot, is given command of the advanced new "Blue Thunder" chopper. But he begins to wonder why the LAPD would need a helicopter so powerful and why it is such a secret.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: helicopter, chase, conspiracy, murder, crimes, terrorism, politics, deadly, dishonesty, danger, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
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 6.0
 40K
Bird on a Wire (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.
Style: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: chase, fbi, disorder, criminal's revenge, hidden identity, testimony, couples, witnessing a crime, love and romance, dishonesty, couple relations, corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, wisconsin, united states, detroit
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 6.7
 245K
The A-Team (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A group of Iraq War veterans goes on the run from U.S. military forces while they try to clear their names after being framed for a crime they didn't commit. Along the way, Col. Hannibal Smith, Capt. H.M. ‘Howling Mad’ Murdock , Sgt. Bosco ...
Style: exciting, ridiculous, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, team, adventure, frame up, anti hero, mercenary, cia, crimes, on the run, anti heroes, chases and races, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, year 2010, 2010s ...
Place: mexico, colorado, los angeles, florida, iraq ...
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The Expendables 3 (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Germany, Bulgaria
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Barney, Christmas and the rest of the team comes face-to-face with Conrad Stonebanks, who years ago co-founded The Expendables with Barney. Stonebanks subsequently became a ruthless arms trader and someone who Barney was forced to kill… or so he ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, battles, partners, heroes, rescue mission, cia, commando, mission, terrorism, rescue, mercenary, revolver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2014, 2010s, 80s
Place: new york, moscow russia, wyoming, mexico, romania ...
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 5.4
 43K
Dhoom:3 (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: To avenge his father's death, a circus entertainer trained in magic and acrobatics turns thief to take down a corrupt bank in Chicago. Two cops from Mumbai are assigned to the case.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, motorcycle chase, mastermind, bank robbery, rivalry, chases and races, perfect crime, bollywood, law enforcement, fighting crime, chase, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 7.3
 3K
Mannix (1967)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mannix is an American television detective series that ran from 1967 through 1975 on CBS. Created by Richard Levinson and William Link and developed by executive producer Bruce Geller, the title character, Joe Mannix, is a private investigator. He ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, who done it, law enforcement, deadly, crime, crimes, mystery, kidnapping, uncover truth, private investigator, detective agency, shooter ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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The Viral Factor (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 122 min.
Story: International Security Affairs agent Jon is on a dangerous mission to escort a criminal scientist to another country. En route, a member of his team turns out to be a traitor and shoots Jon in the head while kidnapping the scientist. When Jon wakes ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting crime, rivalry, law enforcement, danger, deadly, partners, betrayal, terrorism, master criminal, dangerous mission, tough heroes, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, jordan
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