Helicopter crash movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant helicopter crash movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious, intense, surprise ending and entertaining films and TV shows about / with helicopter crash, helicopter, suspense, danger, survival, catastrophe, explosion, brutality, rescue and dialogue plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as helicopter crash: Arctic (2018), Jurassic World (2015), Rescue Under Fire (2017), Jurassic Attack (2013), Kong: Skull Island (2017), Fifty Shades Darker (2017), A Good Day to Die Hard (2013), Tropic Thunder (2008), The Swarm (1978), San Andreas (2015).

List of helicopter crash movies

Arctic (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man stranded in the Arctic is finally about to receive his long awaited rescue. However, after a tragic accident, his opportunity is lost and he must then decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his camp or embark on a deadly trek ...
Style: touching, disturbing, uplifting, inspirational, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, boys' night
Plot: survival, arctic, helicopter crash, snow, stranded, man versus nature, polar bear, suspense, fish, ice, very little dialogue, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: antarctica
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Jurassic World (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond.
Style: entertaining, scenic, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, creature, survival, animal attack, dangerous animal, tyrannosaurus rex, chase, velociraptor, monster, island, amusement park, killer animal ...
Time: future, prehistoric times, jurassic, 90s, 20th century ...
Place: costa rica, fictional island
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Rescue Under Fire (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The crew of a medical helicopter suffers an accident when helping a joint force of USA and United Nations troops under Spanish command division in Afghanistan. The Spanish army has only one night to organize the rescue of the crew and injured, but ...
Style: intense, brutal, stylized, disturbing, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue mission, war, military, battlefield, battle zone, battles, chaos and mayhem, army, survival, squad, camaraderie, u.s. military ...
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Jurassic Attack (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: While returning from a military expedition a helicopter crash lands a commando unit in a dense, remote tropical jungle – a lost world populated by dinosaurs. Now they must find a way out of this isolated valley before becoming prey for prehistoric ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: dinosaur, tyrannosaurus rex, mad scientist, helicopter crash, prehistoric animal, military, lost world, island, jungle, eaten alive, suspense, monster ...
Time: jurassic, prehistory
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Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.
Style: exciting, entertaining, scenic, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, giant monster, king kong, creature, survival, giant animal, island, giant creature, chase, monster versus monster, expedition, military ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, year 1944, year 1973, 20th century
Place: vietnam, washington d.c., pacific ocean, thailand, bangkok thailand ...
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Fifty Shades Darker (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When a wounded Christian Grey tries to entice a cautious Ana Steele back into his life, she demands a new arrangement before she will give him another chance. As the two begin to build trust and find stability, shadowy figures from Christian’s ...
Style: sexy, romantic, sexual, intense, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: bdsm, sex scene, billionaire, sex, proposal, adaptation, sexualized violence, female nudity, revenge, relationships, twists and turns, love story ...
Time: 2010s
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A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Iconoclastic, take-no-prisoners cop John McClane, finds himself for the first time on foreign soil after traveling to Moscow to help his wayward son Jack - unaware that Jack is really a highly-trained CIA operative out to stop a nuclear weapons ...
Style: exciting, melancholic, tense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: father son relationship, two man army, tough cop, bomb, car chase, cia agent, terrorism, spy, violence, agent, american abroad, taxi driver ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: russia, new york, langley virginia, moscow russia, chernobyl
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Tropic Thunder (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Vietnam veteran 'Four Leaf' Tayback's memoir, Tropic Thunder, is being made into a film, but Director Damien Cockburn can’t control the cast of prima donnas. Behind schedule and over budget, Cockburn is ordered by a studio executive ...
Style: parody, funny, intense, controversial, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, showbiz, adaptation, hollywood, war, stupidity, military, disguise, actor, peril, chaos and mayhem, helicopter crash ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: vietnam, southeast asia, hawaii, asia
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The Swarm (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Scientist Dr. Bradford Crane and army general Thalius Slater join forces to fight an almost invisible enemy threatening America; killer bees that have deadly venom and attack without reason. Disaster movie-master Irwin Allen's film contains ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, natural horror, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, military, natural disaster, race against time, panic, survival, small town, suspense, bee, monster, antidote, plague ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, houston texas, austin texas, latin america
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San Andreas (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his estranged daughter.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, absurd, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: disaster, catastrophe, natural disaster, survival, forces of nature, earthquake, happy ending, tsunami, father daughter relationship, daring rescue, suspense, divorce ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: california, san francisco, los angeles, usa, nevada
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San Andreas Quake (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a discredited L.A. Seismologist warns of an impending 12.7 earthquake, no one takes her seriously. Now on her own, she races desperately to get her family to safety before the earthquake breaks Los Angeles apart from the mainland.
Style: intense, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: earthquake, disaster, natural disaster, destruction, helicopter crash, building collapse, african american, helicopter, animal attack, apocalypse, race against time, survival ...
Place: los angeles, usa
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Big Ass Spider! (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a giant alien spider escapes from a military lab and rampages across the city of Los Angeles, it is up to one clever exterminator and his security guard sidekick to kill the creature before the entire city is destroyed.
Style: semi serious, humorous, scary, psychotronic, absurd ...
Plot: giant spider, creature feature, spider, exterminator, animal attack, military, save the day, chaos, martial law, monster, graphic violence, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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The Wall (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An American sniper and his spotter engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game with an Iraqi sniper.
Style: serious, tense, rough, melancholic, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: sniper, iraq war, american soldier, marines, soldier, suspense, desert, wounded soldier, deception, taunting, trapped, murder ...
Place: iraq
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Nowhere to Hide (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marine officer Rob Cutter and his wife Barbara have a son named Johnny. Rob discovers that two newly delivered helicopters in his squadron have crashed because a defective part, a C-ring, has been made of a weaker, less expensive alloy. Before Rob ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, neo noir, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, conspiracy, murder, hitman, assassination, vengeance, army investigation, dishonesty, undercover, state affairs, military, suspense ...
Time: 80s
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The Bermuda Depths (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Scientists investigating the briny deep are threatened by a giant turtle and the spirit of a young brunette swimmer in the Bermuda Triangle.
Style: psychotronic, natural horror, mystical
Plot: kaiju, monster, ocean, alien, octopus, ship, sea turtle, killer animal, sea, nightmare, sea monster, turtle ...
Time: prehistoric times, 70s
Place: atlantic ocean
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Christmas Icetastrophe (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This Christmas, a super frozen object is going to slam into the Earth. In the middle of a small town, and very quickly, dreams of a "White Christmas" will turn into a FROZEN NIGHTMARE.
Style: apocalyptic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, entertaining
Plot: disaster, frozen, christmas, climate change, winter, evacuation, panic, snow, small town, frozen alive, catastrophe, apocalypse ...
Place: usa
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The Day After Tomorrow (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After years of increases in the greenhouse effect, havoc is wreaked globally in the form of catastrophic hurricanes, tornadoes, tidal waves, floods and the beginning of a new Ice Age. Paleoclimatologist, Jack Hall tries to warn the world while also ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, boys' night
Plot: disaster, catastrophe, natural disaster, post apocalypse, end of the world, apocalypse, climate change, environmental, nature, scientist, stranded, global warming ...
Time: future, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, washington d.c., antarctica, california ...
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Greenland (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A detached married couple must get their son and themselves to safety after being randomly selected to enter an underground bunker, as a massive object from space threatens to destroy the world in less than 48 hours.
Style: exciting, scenic, apocalyptic, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Plot: apocalypse, natural disaster, disaster, end of the world, catastrophe, humanity in peril, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, suspense, comet, panic, race against time ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century
Place: greenland, canada, atlanta georgia, kentucky, usa ...
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Extraction (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Tyler Rake, a fearless mercenary who offers his services on the black market, embarks on a dangerous mission when he is hired to rescue the kidnapped son of a Mumbai crime lord…
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, ambiguous ending, surprise ending ...
Audience: chick flick, manly
Plot: mercenary, kidnapping, rescue mission, tough guy, one against many, ex special forces, machismo, swat team, death threat, stranded, jungle, one man army ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: india, bangladesh, australia, mumbai india
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The Mighty Quinn (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Police chief Xavier Quinn investigates the gruesome murder of Donald Pater, one of the wealthiest residents on a Caribbean island. He was found decapitated in his Jacuzzi. Although the local political establishment, especially crooked Governor ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir, sexy ...
Plot: whodunit, murder, childhood friend, police investigation, snake, partners against crime, investigation, justice, crime gone awry, resort hotel, cia agent, frame up ...
Time: 80s, future, 70s
Place: jamaica, caribbean, africa, nicaragua, west indies ...
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Lonely Are the Brave (1962)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A fiercely independent cowboy arranges to have himself locked up in jail in order to then escape with an old friend who has been sentenced to the penitentiary.
Style: harsh, cynical, enigmatic, dramatic, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: helicopter, prison escape, chase, friendship, on the run, escape, runaway, small town, wilderness, idealism, anarchist, fighting the system ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, year 1952
Place: texas, california, albuquerque new mexico, new mexico
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Spectre (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
Style: entertaining, exciting, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: james bond, spy, espionage, secret service, chase, british secret service, secret agents, kidnapping, one man army, terrorist, suspense, secret society ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: rome italy, london, italy, england, big ben london ...
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London Has Fallen (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In London for the Prime Minister's funeral, Mike Banning discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.
Style: exciting, intense, serious, psychotronic, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, manly, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, secret service, president, conspiracy, terrorist attack, save the day, graphic violence, secret agents, assassination, head of state, world politics ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: england, london, egypt, scotland, tower bridge london ...
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Moon 44 (1990)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Year 2038: The mineral resources of the earth are drained, in space there are fights for the last deposits on other planets and satellites. This is the situation when one of the bigger mining corporations has lost all but one mineral moons and many ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: moon, save the world, robot, corruption, undercover agent, escapades, rescue, androids and robots, heroic mission, space battle, espionage, race against time ...
Time: future, 2030s
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The Hitcher (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While driving through the New Mexico Desert during a rainy night, the college students Jim Halsey and his girlfriend Grace Andrews give a ride to the hitchhiker John Ryder. While in their car, the stranger proves to be a psychopath threatening the ...
Style: slasher, scary, road movie, rough, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, hitchhiker, road trip, murder, desert, survival, suspense, on the run, car chase, car accident, police station ...
Place: new mexico, texas, usa
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Dante's Peak (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Volcanologist Harry Dalton comes to the sleepy town of Dante's Peak to investigate the recent rumblings of the dormant volcano the burg is named for. Before long, his worst fears are realized when a massive eruption hits, and immediately, ...
Style: intense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: natural disaster, catastrophe, disaster, volcano, suspense, volcanic eruption, rescue, scientist, race against time, small town, survival, mayor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: washington state
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Courage Under Fire (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A US Army officer had made a "friendly fire" mistake that was covered up and he was reassigned to a desk job. Later he was tasked to investigate a female chopper commander's worthiness to be awarded the Medal of Honor posthumously. At ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, sad, dark, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: military, military life, suspense, war, tank, bravery, friendly fire, medal of honor, gulf war, lawyer, iraq war, politics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iraq, middle east, pentagon
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Cloverfield (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, apocalyptic, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, disaster, found footage, giant monster, alien, survival, deadly creature, fear, survival horror, destruction, chaos, suspense ...
Time: september 11 2001, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
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Blue Thunder (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, 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: sexy, exciting, suspenseful, buddy movie, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: helicopter, conspiracy, chase, surveillance, military, aviation, murder, car chase, terrorism, law enforcement, helicopter pilot, police surveillance ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, san francisco, usa
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Black Hawk Down (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 144 min.
Story: When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, and the Americans suffer heavy casualties, facing intense fighting from the militia on the ground.
Style: realistic, intense, epic, rough, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, courage, battles, combat, chaos, gunfight, military, survival, sniper, warrior, american soldier, rescue mission ...
Time: year 1993, 90s, 20th century, year 1992
Place: africa, somalia, iraq, north africa, east africa ...
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