Emergency movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant emergency movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic, exciting and tense films and TV shows about / with emergency, danger, death, survival, rescue, blood, dog, chase, violence and drinking plots mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
emergency movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as emergency: All Is Lost (2013), Chicago Fire (2012), 1/9/2001 (2018), The Guilty (2018), Arrhythmia (2017), The Meg (2018), Flight (2012), Passenger 57 (1992), Night of the Living Dead (1968), Jurassic Park (1993).

List of emergency movies

All Is Lost (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: During a solo voyage in the Indian Ocean, a veteran mariner awakes to find his vessel taking on water after a collision with a stray shipping container. With his radio and navigation equipment disabled, he sails unknowingly into a violent storm and ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, rough, captivating, harsh ...
Plot: survival, sea disaster, isolation, boat, adventure, ocean or sea, desperation, storm, human spirit, hopes, overcoming, forces of nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Chicago Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: An edge-of-your-seat view into the lives of everyday heroes committed to one of America's noblest professions. For the firefighters, rescue squad and paramedics of Chicago Firehouse 51, no occupation is more stressful or dangerous, yet so ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, paramedic, rescue, fire department, characters in danger, life risking, responsibility, danger, teamwork, firemen, workplace problem, rookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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1/9/2001 (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Explore the high-pressure experiences of police officers, paramedics and firefighters who are thrust into the most frightening, shocking and heart-stopping situations. These emergency responders must try to balance saving those who are at their most ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: 911, ambulance, misadventure, workplace situations, fire brigade, chore, freak accident, injury, age difference, medicine, daring rescue, gays and lesbians ...
Place: usa, los angeles
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The Guilty (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Alarm dispatcher and former police officer, Asger Holm, answers an emergency call from a kidnapped woman. When the call is suddenly disconnected, the search for the woman and her kidnapper begins. With the phone as his only tool, Asger enters a race ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: police, telephone call, plot twist, revelation, guilt, police vigilantism, one day, telephone conversation, one location, real time, saving a life, woman in danger ...
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Arrhythmia (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Finland, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Oleg is a young gifted paramedic. His wife Katya works as a nurse at the hospital emergency department. She loves Oleg, but is fed up with him caring more about patients than her. She tells him she wants a divorce. The new head of Oleg’s EMA ...
Style: depressing, melancholic, disturbing, art house, sad
Plot: hospital, alcohol, paramedic, nurse, doctor, male objectification, married couple, drinking, husband wife relationship, sex in kitchen, emergency, sex scene ...
Place: russia
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The Meg (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A deep sea submersible pilot revisits his past fears in the Mariana Trench, and accidentally unleashes the seventy foot ancestor of the Great White Shark believed to be extinct.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, dark, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean, shark, ancient, danger, survival, swimming, deadly, navy, diver, historian, blood, predator ...
Time: contemporary, prehistory, 2010s
Place: usa, china, thailand, shanghai china, california
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Daleks' Invasion Earth 2150 A.D. (1966)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Doctor Who and his companions are hurled into the future and make a horrifying discovery: the Daleks have conquered Earth! The metal fiends have devastated entire continents and turned the survivors into Robomen.
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: time travel, good versus evil, time machine, evil alien, alien encounter, heroes, rivalry, space and aliens, imaginary, heroic mission, adventure, escapades ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: mine, england
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Flight (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Commercial airline pilot Whip Whitaker has a problem with drugs and alcohol, though so far he's managed to complete his flights safely. His luck runs out when a disastrous mechanical malfunction sends his plane hurtling toward the ground. Whip ...
Style: tense, emotional, psychological, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: air disaster, pilot, stewardess, courage, trial, alcohol abuse, addiction, airplane, investigation, confession, drinking problem, airplane accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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Passenger 57 (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An infamous terrorist has evaded capture for a long time by being extremely clever and ruthless. Things get interesting when he hijacks a plane carrying famous security expert John Cutter, who isn't about to stand this sort of thing.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, fbi, terrorism, airplane, one man army, danger, passenger, airport, stowaway, rivalry, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, florida, louisiana
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Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of people try to survive an attack of bloodthirsty zombies while trapped in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse. Although not the first zombie film, Night of the Living Dead is the progenitor of the contemporary "zombie apocalypse" ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, cannibalism, trapped, survival, cult, rescue, isolation, back from the dead, chaos, danger, cemetery, siege ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968, year 1967, 1960s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, washington d.c.
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Jurassic Park (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park and help calm anxious investors. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: dinosaur, island, survival, fantasy world, theme park, adventure, team, natural disaster, dangerous animal, scientist, tyrannosaurus rex, triceratops ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: costa rica, mine
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Virgin Snow (2007)
Genre: Romance
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Min is a Korean boy moves to Japan with his father who is a potter. One day at a local shrine, he meets Nanae, a beautiful Japanese girl with stunning eyes who is aspiring to be a painter. Min falls in love at first sight and finds out that Nanae ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: unfulfillment, parents separation, lovers apart, unfulfilled love, romance, love and romance, interracial relations, fall in love, love affair, couples, young lovers, lifestyle ...
Place: asia, japan
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Tag (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For one month every year, five highly competitive friends hit the ground running in a no-holds-barred game of tag they’ve been playing since the first grade. This year, the game coincides with the wedding of their only undefeated player, which ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teen comedy, teens, family outing
Plot: group of friends, game, travel, rivalry, classmates, chase, best friends, escapades, adventure, buddies, twists & turns, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, year 1983
Place: usa, denver colorado, portland oregon
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Thunderbird 6 (1968)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The International Rescue team is faced with one of its toughest challenges yet, as the revolutionary lighter-than-air craft Skyship One is hijacked while on her maiden voyage around the world. Against backdrops including the Statue of Liberty and ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: rescue, puppet, secret agents, confined, heroic mission, space and aliens, crimes, save the day, master villain, family, rivalry, save the world ...
Place: egypt, switzerland, rio de janeiro
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Isle of Dogs (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the future, an outbreak of canine flu leads the mayor of a Japanese city to banish all dogs to an island that's a garbage dump. The outcasts must soon embark on an epic journey when a 12-year-old boy arrives on the island to find his beloved ...
Style: epic
Plot: dog, animal protagonist, island, resistance, rescue, courage, loyalty, protest, bribery, mission, search, morality ...
Place: japan
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Queen of Blood (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A spaceship is sent to Mars after a alien distress signal is picked up. They find one survivor, but when a crew member is found drained of blood it's evident they have rescued a bloodsucking monster.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, offbeat, exciting ...
Plot: spacecraft, mars, vampire, rescue, space travel, alien, blood, imaginary, space and aliens, escapades, deadly creature, space wars ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1990
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The Collector (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Freddie is an inept bank clerk with no future. His only hobby is collecting butterflies, which gives him a feeling of power and control that is otherwise totally missing from his life. He comes into a large sum of money, and buys himself a country ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, obsession, collector, mentally unstable, butterfly, danger, confined, crimes, dangerous attraction, loneliness, woman in danger ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
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Chosen Survivors (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of diverse individuals are suddenly taken from their homes and flown via helicopter to a futuristic bomb shelter in the desert, nearly two miles below the surface of the Earth. There they learn that a nuclear holocaust is taking place and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, futuristic, psychological ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, desert, future dystopia, isolation, deadly, danger, race against time, adventure, experiment gone awry, confined, fish out of water ...
Time: future
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Big Dreams Little Tokyo (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Big Dreams Little Tokyo is the story of Boyd, an American with an uncanny ability to speak Japanese. Boyd aspires to succeed in the world of Japanese business but finds himself mostly on the outside looking in. Meanwhile, his roommate Jerome, is a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Plot: workplace romance, couples, power relations, friends, reluctant partners, follow your dream, immigrants, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, romance, sport team, racism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan, tokyo, mexico
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Goke, Body Snatcher from Hell (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The survivors of a plane crash in a remote area are attacked by blob-like alien creatures that turn their victims into blood-thirsty vampires.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, scary, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, vietnam war, hijacking, anti war, airplane, blob, alien invasion, deadly creature, save the day, save the world, apocalypse, plague ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: japan
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The Land That Time Forgot (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During World War I, a German U-boat sinks a British ship and takes the survivors on board. After it takes a wrong turn, the submarine takes them to the unknown land of Caprona, where they find dinosaurs and neanderthals.
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, island, iceberg, time travel, good versus evil, ancient mystery, dangerous animal, heroic mission, heroes, ocean or sea, danger, rescue ...
Time: prehistory, 1940s, year 1916, prehistoric times
Place: antarctica
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The Death of Stalin (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Belgium, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When tyrannical dictator Joseph Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish Georgy Malenkov, the wily Nikita Khrushchev and Lavrenti Beria ...
Style: banned film
Plot: socialism, political satire, chaos, military, dictator, death, wetness, father son reunion, red army, laughter, scapegoat, communist party ...
Time: 1950s, year 1964, year 1949
Place: russia, ussr, moscow russia, soviet union
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Your Name (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: High schoolers Mitsuha and Taki are complete strangers living separate lives. But one night, they suddenly switch places. Mitsuha wakes up in Taki’s body, and he in hers. This bizarre occurrence continues to happen randomly, and the two must ...
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, sentimental, stylized ...
Plot: time travel, school, memory loss, destiny, supernatural, romance, evacuation, death, race against time, body swapping, friendship, star crossed lovers ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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Drowning Love (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Natsume Mochizuki works as a teen model in Tokyo, but she learns that she has to move to her father's hometown of Ukigumo. She is in a desperate situation because she can't do the things she wants to do in Ukigumo. One day, she meets ...
Style: sexy
Plot: kiss, umbrella, beer, drink, alcohol, chauffeur, prayer, dating, legs, punched in the face, teacher, japanese schoolgirl ...
Place: tokyo, japan
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Suntan (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Kostis is a 40-year-old doctor that finds himself in the small island of Antiparos, in order to take over the local clinic. His whole life and routine will turn upside down when he meets an international group of young and beautiful tourists and he ...
Style: surprise ending, sexy
Plot: topless sunbathing, syringe, female in swimsuit, island, physician, tavern, stalker, blonde woman, tourist, chemist, premarital sex, youth ...
Time: 2010s
Place: greece, medical school
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Worlds Apart (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Three separate narratives each following a love story between a foreigner and a Greek. Each story represents a different generation falling in love during a time of socioeconomic turmoil that dominates Southern Europe as a whole, only to connect as ...
Plot: pub, club, racist, greek, noise, sex scene, german, lingerie, literature, mythology, pill, refugee camp ...
Time: 2010s
Place: greece, athens greece
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Three Outlaw Samurai (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shiba, a wandering ronin, encounters a band of peasants who have kidnapped the daughter of their dictatorial magistrate, in hopes of coercing from him a reduction in taxes. Shiba takes up their fight, joined by two renegades from the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: samurai, bribery, change of heart, betrayal, kidnapping, abduction, shame, peasant, katana, ronin, murder, rivalry ...
Place: japan
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The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a bumbling pair of employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to re-animate as they go on a rampage seeking their favorite food: brains!
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, punk, cannibalism, back from the dead, mortician, paramedic, attic, cemetery, crematorium, undead, warehouse, slasher ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: usa, kentucky, san diego california
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Always and Everyone (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Always and Everyone was a British television drama that ran from 1999 to 2002. It dramatised the hectic everyday lives of the doctors and nurses running the Accident and Emergency department of the large, busy city hospital, St. Victor's. The ...
Plot: hospital, accident, doctor, nurse, emergency, patient, surgery
Place: manchester england
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Sanitka (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 660 min.
Story: Sanitka was a Czech television, drama series, first broadcast in 1984 and eleven episodes were made. It starred Jaromír Hanzlík, Tomáš Juricka and Zlata Adamovská among others.
Plot: emergency, death, violence, emigration, doctor, ambulance
Time: 1960s
Place: prague, czechoslovakia
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