Oil refinery movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant oil refinery movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, cult film and exciting films and TV shows about / with oil refinery, violence, danger, explosion, gun, chase, redemption, brutality, death and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, Italy, France and other countries.
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oil refinery movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as oil refinery: Tremors II: Aftershocks (1996), City on Fire (1979), Iron Eagle (1986), On Deadly Ground (1994), Ablaze (2001), Hardboiled Egg (1997), Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981), Commando Leopard (1985), Urban Cowboy (1980), Sorcerer (1977).

List of oil refinery movies

Tremors II: Aftershocks (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Those supersucking desert creatures are back --- and this time they're south of the border. As the creatures worm their way through the oil fields of Mexico, the only people who can wrangle them are veteran Earl Bassett and survivalist Burt ...
Style: scary, humorous, suspense, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, small town, survival, oil refinery, dinosaur, creature feature, creature, chase, metamorphosis, hunting, stranded, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, year 1996
Place: california, mexico, nevada, latin america, usa
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 4.3
 1K
City on Fire (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A pyromaniac, ex-employee of a city oil refinery creates an explosion at the facility which starts a chain-reaction of fires that engulf the entire city.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychotronic
Plot: disaster, revenge, arson, fire, trapped, rescue, city, firefighter, natural disaster, oil refinery, oil, hospital ...
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 5.5
 15K
Iron Eagle (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When Doug's father, an Air Force Pilot, is shot down by MiGs belonging to a radical Middle Eastern state, no one seems able to get him out. Doug finds Chappy, an Air Force Colonel who is intrigued by the idea of sending in two fighters piloted ...
Style: light, exciting, realistic, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: pilot, air force, airplane, rescue, aviation, guilty pleasure, desert, brutality, colonel, fighter plane, parent child relationship, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: middle east, california
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On Deadly Ground (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Forrest Taft is an environmental agent who works for the Aegis Oil Company in Alaska. Aegis Oil's corrupt CEO, Michael Jennings, is the kind of person who doesn't care whether or not oil spills into the ocean or onto the land, just as long ...
Style: entertaining, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, corruption, adventure, conspiracy, fight, environmental, oil, revenge, brutality, justice, vigilante, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: alaska, usa
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 3.4
 689
Ablaze (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hoping to make a killing on the insurance money, oil refinery owner Wendell Mays decides to burn the place to the ground. His greed endangers the lives of the entire town as the fireball creates a spreading inferno threatens to engulf the entire ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, firefighting, hospital, fire, crimes, police investigation, race against time, law enforcement, chaos, evacuation, disaster, oil refinery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Hardboiled Egg (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of Piero, from when he was a kid to fatherhood, over the background of the town of Livorno, Tuscany, where the director Virzì was born.
Style: captivating, semi serious, realistic, gloomy, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, bittersweet, working class, rich woman poor man, factory worker, teenage love, dysfunctional family, blue collar, proletarian, oil refinery, puberty, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: tuscany, italy, europe
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Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Max Rockatansky returns as the heroic loner who drives the dusty roads of a postapocalyptic Australian Outback in an unending search for gasoline. Arrayed against him and the other scraggly defendants of a fuel-depot encampment are the bizarre ...
Style: road movie, apocalyptic, futuristic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, desert, car chase, loner, truck, dystopic future, biker, car, oil, gang, survival ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: australia, middle east
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Commando Leopard (1985)
Genre: Action
Country: Switzerland, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A cruel dictator rules a Latin American state. Corruption, brutality and exploitation are present every day. A few people begin to organise resistance. Under the leader "El Leopardo" a small group of guerillas fights against the violent ...
Style: cult film
Plot: mercenary, freedom fighter, military convoy, jungle, catholic priest, trap, wounded, siege, prisoner, scuba diving, sabotage, secret police ...
Place: latin america, south america
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 6.4
 15K
Urban Cowboy (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Hard Hat Days Honky-Tonk Nights. John Travolta stars as a young man from the country who learns about life and love in a Houston bar.
Style: melancholic, touching, realistic, uplifting, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: romance, chase, adultery, marital problem, rivalry, suburban life, human spirit, city life, social differences, country music, cowboy, class differences ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, california, new jersey, usa, houston texas
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 7.7
 22K
Sorcerer (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Four criminals from different parts of the globe, all hiding from their pasts in the same remote South American town, agree to risk their lives transporting gallons of unstable nitroglycerin across dangerous jungle.
Style: road movie, neo noir, cynical, political, dark ...
Plot: terrorist, jungle, truck, expedition, oil, existentialism, guilty pleasure, downbeat ending, working class, auto mechanic, road trip, mining ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: nicaragua, paris france, new jersey, jerusalem, south america ...
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 6.0
 6K
Sweet Movie (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Canada, West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The winner (Carole Laure) of the Miss World Virginity contest marries, escapes from her masochistic husband and ends up involved in a world of debauchery.
Style: disturbing, surreal, experimental, art house, erotic ...
Plot: erotica, orgy, breast feeding, decadence, sex, sex with a minor, dead children, woman in a bikini, surrealism, ship, cat, chocolate ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: amsterdam, paris france, france, canada, europe ...
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Chain of Command (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Merrill Ross (Michael Dudikoff) is thought to be a C.I.A. agent gone bad and teaming with some other alphabet named agency to take over the oil rich country of Qumir, he finds he's in the middle of a very explosive situation. Not knowing ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: computer cracker, geopolitics, battles, krav maga, corporate conspiracy, chain of command, oil refinery, sadist, torture, cia agent, hostile takeover, press conference ...
Time: 90s
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 7.1
 36K
The Stand (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 361 min.
TV show
Story: The human race is wiped out by a government invented super flu. The remaining survivors take sides in the forces of good and evil. A mysterious old woman who is a servant of God and a powerful and deadly man who might be the devil himself. A gas ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspense, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, disaster, pandemic, supernatural, plague, good versus evil, survival, natural disaster, end of the world, epidemic, deadly virus ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, maine, nebraska, austin texas ...
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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: psychotronic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: vietnam war, monster, resistance fighter, exploitation, captain, pregnant woman, jungle warfare, fire, death of father, anger, machete, damsel in distress ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, ussr, southeast asia, cambodia, thailand
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The Seduction of Mimi (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Mimi is a Sicilian dockworker who loses his job when he votes against the Mafia candidate in what he thinks is a secret ballot. He leaves his wife behind and goes to Turin, where he meets and moves in with Fiore, a street vendor and Communist ...
Style: political, sexy, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, female nudity, affair, women, anarchist, woman, communist party, mafia, working class, satire, seduction, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: sicily, italy, europe, turin italy, southern italy
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Grace Under Fire (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Grace Under Fire is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from September 29, 1993 to February 17, 1998. The show starred Brett Butler, as a single mother learning how to cope with raising her three children alone after finally divorcing her no-good ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, witty, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: single mother, family relations, family problems, couples, life is a bitch, love and romance, single parent, family life, working class, eccentric family, female protagonist, male female relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: missouri
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The Spy Next Door (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Former CIA spy Bob Ho takes on his toughest assignment to date: looking after his girlfriend's three kids, who haven't exactly warmed to their mom's beau. And when one of the youngsters accidentally downloads a top-secret formula, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, ridiculous, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, spy, martial arts, cia agent, children, secret agents, child spy, family, single parent, nanny, cia, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, usa
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The Spanish Woman (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lola, a hot-blooded Spaniard, is deserted by her husband for a cool and calculating Aussie blonde. Lola is pregnant again but she and their daughter Lucia are left to starve while Ricardo spends all their savings on a sleek new set of wheels for his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, sexy ...
Plot: vengeance, infidelity, immigrants, couple relations, family in crisis, family problems, secret identity, life turned upside down, mistress, femme fatale, empire, pregnancy ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: australia
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 7.0
 7K
Fateless (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Hungary, Germany, UK, Israel, France, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: An Hungarian youth comes of age at Buchenwald during World War II. György Köves is 14, the son of a merchant who's sent to a forced labor camp. After his father's departure, György gets a job at a brickyard; his bus is stopped and its ...
Style: sincere, serious, disturbing, emotional, gloomy ...
Audience: date night, teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, world war two, survival, nazi, youth, life is a bitch, confined, estrangement, self discovery, coming of age, faith ...
Time: 1940s
Place: hungary, eastern europe, europe, poland, slovakia ...
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The President's Man: A Line in the Sand (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A counterterrorism specialist is assigned by the President to track down a terrorist who is suspected of planning to set off a nuclear device in the U.S.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, terrorism, heroes, undercover, law enforcement, race against time, good versus evil, secret agents, crimes, one man army, confined, nuclear bomb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, afghanistan, chicago illinois, washington d.c. ...
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Heaven Can Wait (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Joe Pendleton is a quarterback preparing to lead his team to the superbowl when he is almost killed in an accident. An overanxious angel plucks him to heaven only to discover that he wasn't ready to die, and that his body has been cremated. A ...
Style: funny, sentimental, feel good, touching, witty ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing
Plot: reincarnation, afterlife, angel, sport, american football, supernatural, secrets, alter ego, love affair, fish out of water, life turned upside down, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, san francisco
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Friday Night Lights (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A small, turbulent town in Texas obsesses over their high school football team to an unhealthy degree. When the star tailback, Boobie Miles, is seriously injured during the first game of the season, all hope is lost, and the town's dormant ...
Style: inspirational, intense, serious, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: football, sport, high school, sport team, coach, underdog, american football, championship, athlete's life, career, teenager, small town ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, austin texas, california, new jersey ...
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 6.7
 11K
Catch a Fire (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, UK, South Africa, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The true story of anti-apartheid activists in South Africa, and particularly the life of Patrick Chamusso, a timid foreman at Secunda CTL, the largest synthetic fuel plant in the world. Patrick is wrongly accused, imprisoned and tortured for an ...
Style: thought provoking, tense, factual, harsh, emotional ...
Plot: terrorism, politics, racism, rebellion, fighting the system, police brutality, civil rights, apartheid, visceral, ethnic conflict, political unrest, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1991, year 1980
Place: south africa, africa, angola
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 6.3
 16K
Alien Nation (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A few years from now, Earth will have the first contact with an alien civilisation. These aliens, known as Newcomers, slowly begin to be integrated into human society after years of quarantine.
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, suspenseful, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: benign alien, buddy cop, alien, culture clash, discrimination, law enforcement, alien invasion, murder, space travel, friendship, crimes, reluctant partners ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1991, 90s
Place: los angeles, san francisco, california, usa
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 4.6
 905
Ring of Fire (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: When an oil rig causes an eruption in a small town, it's just the first in a series that could affect the dangerous Ring of Fire that contains most of the world's volcanoes. If these cataclysmic eruptions cannot be stopped, the Earth could ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: disaster, volcano, oil refinery, survival, escapades, catastrophe, forces of nature, humanity in peril, demolished city, apocalypse, chaos, storm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 4.4
 426
Born of War (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Jordan, Cyprus
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Mina, a young college student, has her life ripped away after her family is killed. When she finds out their murder was part of a botched kidnapping to return her to her real father—a terrorist in the middle east.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: false accusation, kidnapping, murder, life turned upside down, uncover truth, vengeance, parents and children, life is a bitch, crimes, leadership, love affair, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2010s
Place: middle east, cyprus, london, canada, england
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The Magnificent Bandits (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Brazil, the 1920s. The sadistic colonel Minas massacres the hometown of a famous cangaceiro (a kind of revolutionary bandit). The only survivor is a young farmer called Espedito; he is nursed back to health by a (crazy?) hermit who thinks he has ...
Plot: rebel, oil, village, peasant army, governor, soldier, party, orphan, prison escape, oil refinery, battles, gang ...
Place: brazil
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Frankenstein Conquers the World (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During WWII, a human heart taken from Dr. Frankenstein's lab and is kept in Japan where it gets exposed to the radiation of the bombing of Hiroshima. The heart grows in size, mutates and eventually becomes an indestuctable humanoid. Later, a ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: frankenstein, monster, giant monster, world war two, scientist, false accusation, laboratory, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, rescue, supernatural, mutant ...
Time: 60s, 1940s, year 1945
Place: japan, hiroshima japan, germany, asia, tokyo
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Von Ryan's Express (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Von Ryan's Express stars Frank Sinatra as a POW colonel who leads a daring escape from Nazi Germany by taking over a freight train, but he has to win over the British soldiers he finds himself commanding.
Style: realistic, exciting, harsh, scenic, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: train, world war two, war, escape, prison, prison escape, behind enemy lines, nazi, prisoners of war, railway, soldier, adventure ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: italy, germany, new jersey, europe, milan italy ...
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 4.5
 155
Coyote (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Story of a wild first love that takes place at the mouth of the St. Lawrence River between the refineries at Pointe-Au-Trembles and the rock culture of Montreal.
Plot: suicide, love, ice hockey, teenage sex, teenage sexuality, vandalism, pregnancy, receptionist, niagara falls, abortion, breaking up with girlfriend, sex on first date ...
Place: quebec, montreal
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