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1. The Fast and the Furious (2001)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.6
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58 Metascore

Los Angeles police officer Brian O'Connor must decide where his loyalties really lie when he becomes enamored with the street racing world he has been sent undercover to destroy.

Writers: Ken Li, Gary Scott Thompson, Erik Bergquist, David Ayer | Director: Rob Cohen | Stars: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster

2. Fast & Furious (2009)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.6
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45 Metascore

Brian O'Conner, now working for the FBI in LA, teams up with Dominic Toretto to bring down a heroin importer by infiltrating his operation.

Writers: Chris Morgan, Gary Scott Thompson | Director: Justin Lin | Stars: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster

3. Knowing (2009)

PG-13 | 121 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

6.2
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41 Metascore

M.I.T. professor John Koestler links a mysterious list of numbers from a time capsule to past and future disasters and sets out to prevent the ultimate catastrophe.

Writers: Ryne Douglas Pearson, Juliet Snowden, Stiles White | Director: Alex Proyas | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Chandler Canterbury, Rose Byrne, Lara Robinson

4. The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009)

R | 106 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.4
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55 Metascore

Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber into a face-off with the mastermind behind the crime.

Writers: Brian Helgeland, John Godey | Director: Tony Scott | Stars: Denzel Washington, John Travolta, Luis Guzmán, Victor Gojcaj

5. You Only Live Twice (1967)

Approved | 117 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.9
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Agent 007 and the Japanese secret service ninja force must find and stop the true culprit of a series of spacejackings before nuclear war is provoked.

Writers: Harold Jack Bloom, Roald Dahl | Director: Lewis Gilbert | Stars: Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi, Mie Hama, Tetsurô Tanba

6. United 93 (2006)

R | 111 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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90 Metascore

A real time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.

Writer: Paul Greengrass | Director: Paul Greengrass | Stars: David Alan Basche, Olivia Thirlby, Liza Colón-Zayas, J.J. Johnson

7. Executive Decision (1996)

R | 133 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.4
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When terrorists seize control of an airliner, an intelligence analyst accompanies a commando unit for a midair boarding operation.

Writers: Jim Thomas, John Thomas | Director: Stuart Baird | Stars: Kurt Russell, Halle Berry, Steven Seagal, John Leguizamo

8. The Delta Force (1986)

R | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.5
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A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. What the ... See full summary »

Writers: James Bruner, Menahem Golan | Director: Menahem Golan | Stars: Chuck Norris, Lee Marvin, Martin Balsam, Joey Bishop

9. Passenger 57 (1992)

R | 84 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

5.8
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An airline security expert must take action when he finds himself trapped on a passenger jet when terrorists seize control of it.

Writers: Stewart Raffill, Dan Gordon, David Loughery | Director: Kevin Hooks | Stars: Wesley Snipes, Bruce Payne, Tom Sizemore, Alex Datcher

10. A Hijacking (2012)

R | 103 min | Drama, Thriller

7.2
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82 Metascore

The crew of a Danish cargo ship is hijacked by Somali pirates who proceed to engage in escalating negotiations with authorities in Copenhagen.

Writer: Tobias Lindholm | Director: Tobias Lindholm | Stars: Pilou Asbæk, Søren Malling, Dar Salim, Roland Møller

11. Hijacked (2012)

R | 86 min | Action, Thriller

3.8
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A special agent's plans to reconcile with his ex-fiancé are ruined when she boards a private jet that is targeted by hijackers working for the same crime lord that he is chasing.

Writers: Brandon Nutt, Declan O'Brien, Scoop Wasserstein | Director: Brandon Nutt | Stars: Vinnie Jones, Rob Steinberg, Craig Fairbrass, Gina Philips

12. Turbulence (1997)

R | 100 min | Action, Thriller

4.7
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After a shootout on a flight transporting prisoners, a stewardess must outwit a smooth-talking serial killer and land the plane herself.

Writer: Jonathan Brett | Director: Robert Butler | Stars: Ray Liotta, Lauren Holly, Brendan Gleeson, Hector Elizondo

13. Airborne (2012)

81 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

3.9
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As Britain is battered by a storm, one last plane takes off. Shortly after, the handful of passengers start disappearing one by one; those that remain frantically try to discover who - or what - is behind it before they share the same fate.

Writer: Paul Chronnell | Director: Dominic Burns | Stars: Craig Conway, Simon Phillips, Gemma Atkinson, Alan Ford

14. Derailed (2002)

R | 89 min | Action, Thriller

3.8
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On an out of control train holding hostages and high-tech bio-weapons agent Kristoff (Van Damme) becomes a one man army to derail the terrorists and save the lives of everyone on board!

Writers: Boaz Davidson, Jace Anderson, Adam Gierasch | Director: Bob Misiorowski | Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Tomas Arana, Laura Harring, Susan Gibney

15. Space Truckers (1996)

PG-13 | 95 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.1
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John Canyon is one of the last independent space transport entrepreneurs. Rough times force him to carry suspicious cargo to Earth without questions being asked. During the flight the cargo... See full summary »

Writers: Ted Mann, Stuart Gordon | Director: Stuart Gordon | Stars: Tim Loane, Ian Beattie, Olwen Fouere, Shane Rimmer

16. Detonator (1993 TV Movie)

R | 100 min | Action, Thriller

5.3
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A German Scientist has aided an ex Soviet general in constructing a nuclear weapon which is now in the possession of an American mercenary heading across Europe in a hijacked goods train. ... See full summary »

Writer: David Jackson | Director: David Jackson | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Patrick Stewart, Alexandra Paul, Ted Levine

17. Ffolkes (1979)

PG | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.4
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When terrorists take over two oil rigs and threaten to explode them if their demands are not met, a unique commando unit is sent in to stop them.

Writer: Jack Davies | Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Roger Moore, James Mason, Anthony Perkins, Michael Parks

18. Last Hijack (2014)

83 min | Documentary, Animation

6.3
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60 Metascore

LAST HIJACK is a true tale of survival in Somalia told from the pirate's perspective. Combining animation with documentary storytelling, the film takes an innovative hybrid approach to ... See full summary »

Writers: Tommy Pallotta, Femke Wolting | Directors: Tommy Pallotta, Femke Wolting

19. The Assault (2010)

R | 91 min | Action, Thriller

6.1
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55 Metascore

Based on a true story, a SWAT team is tasked with storming a high-jacked Air France plane to save its passengers.

Writers: Simon Moutairou, Julien Leclercq, Roland Môntins, Gilles Cauture | Director: Julien Leclercq | Stars: Vincent Elbaz, Grégori Derangère, Mélanie Bernier, Philippe Bas

20. The Hitch-Hiker (1953)

Approved | 71 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller

7.0
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Two fishermen pick up a psychotic escaped convict who tells them that he intends to murder them when the ride is over.

Writers: Collier Young, Ida Lupino, Robert L. Joseph | Director: Ida Lupino | Stars: Edmond O'Brien, Frank Lovejoy, William Talman, José Torvay

21. Restless Natives (1985)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Crime

7.3
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Two Scottish friends become local folk heroes and tourist attractions when they start holding up tour buses with novelty items.

Writer: Ninian Dunnett | Director: Michael Hoffman | Stars: Vincent Friell, Ned Beatty, Joe Mullaney, Teri Lally

22. City Hunter (1993)

PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Romance

6.5
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Extremely silly comedy about a self-indulgent private investigator who winds up on a cruise ship full of rich patrons, gorgeous women, murderous terrorists, and scarce food.

Writers: Tsukasa Hôjô, Jing Wong | Director: Jing Wong | Stars: Jackie Chan, Richard Norton, Joey Wang, Kumiko Goto

23. Victory at Entebbe (1976 TV Movie)

Unrated | 119 min | Action, Drama, History

6.1
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An Air France airplane is hijacked by the PLO due the large number of Israeli and Jewish passengers. We follow the action both with the hostages as they cope with confinement and threatened... See full summary »

Writer: Ernest Kinoy | Director: Marvin J. Chomsky | Stars: Helmut Berger, Linda Blair, Kirk Douglas, Richard Dreyfuss

24. Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999)

R | 101 min | Action, Thriller

4.3
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A passenger of a hijacked airliner who happens to be an airplane engineer works to deactivate a chemical weapons bomb after the hijackers kill the pilot and threaten to kill all the passengers on the plane.

Writers: Rob Kerchner, Brendan Broderick, Kevin Bernhardt | Director: David Mackay | Stars: Craig Sheffer, Tom Berenger, Jennifer Beals, Jeffrey Nordling

25. Raid on Entebbe (1976 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 145 min | Action, Drama, History

6.9
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True story of a daring Israeli commando assault on the Entebbe Airport in Uganda to free hostages of a terrorist hijacking.

Writer: Barry Beckerman | Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Peter Finch, Charles Bronson, Yaphet Kotto, Martin Balsam

26. Crash Landing (2005)

88 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

3.6
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When a hostage situation arises on-board a private plane with the daughter of a billionaire on-board. Major John Masters (Sabato Jr.) teams up with Captain Williams (Michael Paré) to stop the terrorist and land the plane.

Writers: Paul A. Birkett, William Langlois, Jim Wynorski | Director: Jim Wynorski | Stars: Antonio Sabato Jr., Michael Paré, Brianne Davis, Kevin Dobson

27. Scooby-Doo! Pirates Ahoy! (2006 Video)

Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.6
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Scooby and the gang take a mystery-themed cruise through the Bermuda Triangle, but what starts out as staged hi-jinks soon turns into the real thing. Ghost pirates are prowling the ... See full summary »

Writers: Margaret M. Dean, Jed Elinoff, Scott Thomas | Director: Chuck Sheetz | Stars: Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Mindy Cohn, Grey DeLisle

28. New York: A Documentary Film (1999– )

600 min | Documentary, History

8.4
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Ric Burns (brother of the famed documentarian Ken Burns) presents an exhaustive history of New York City from the settling of the area by the Dutch to the attack by terrorists nearly 400 ... See full summary »

Stars: David Ogden Stiers, Mrs. Vincent Astor, Edward Herrmann, Gene Jones

29. Turbulence 3: Heavy Metal (2001 Video)

R | 98 min | Action, Thriller

3.7
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Terrorists hijack an airplane that is broadcasting a rock concert live on the Internet.

Writer: Wade Ferley | Director: Jorge Montesi | Stars: Zak Santiago, Monika Schnarre, Sharon Alexander, Gabrielle Anwar

30. The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1998 TV Movie)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.1
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In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away?

Writers: John Godey, Peter Stone, April Smith | Director: Félix Enríquez Alcalá | Stars: Edward James Olmos, Vincent D'Onofrio, Donnie Wahlberg, Richard Schiff

31. The Proposition (1996)

R | 99 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

3.4
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In Wales, around 1800, Catherine Morgan is widowed young, her husband a war casualty whose unpaid gambling debts threaten both the loss of home and farm and destitution for her and her ... See full summary »

Writer: Paul Matthews | Director: Strathford Hamilton | Stars: Theresa Russell, Patrick Bergin, Richard Lynch, Richard Harrington

32. Ten Wanted Men (1955)

Approved | 80 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.0
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When his ward seeks protection with rival cattleman John Stewart, embittered, jealous rancher Wick Campbell hires ten outlaws to help him seize power in the territory.

Writers: Kenneth Gamet, Irving Ravetch, Harriet Frank Jr. | Director: H. Bruce Humberstone | Stars: Randolph Scott, Jocelyn Brando, Richard Boone, Alfonso Bedoya

33. Air Marshal (2003)

R | 90 min | Action

2.6
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When terrorists hijack a flight, one man must find a way to save everyone on board.

Writers: Aaron Pope, James Becket | Director: Alain Jakubowicz | Stars: Dean Cochran, Alan Austin, Eli Danker, Tarri Markel

34. Interceptor (1992)

R | 92 min | Action, Sci-Fi

4.8
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A U.S. Air Force officer tries to stop a murderous group of terrorists whom are trying to steal two top secret F-117A Stealth Fighters from the cargo hold of a gigantic C-5 Galaxy Transport flying at 30,000 feet over the Atlantic Ocean.

Writers: John D. Brancato, Michael Ferris | Director: Michael Cohn | Stars: Jürgen Prochnow, Andrew Divoff, Elizabeth Morehead, J. Kenneth Campbell

35. L'aventure, c'est l'aventure (1972)

R | 113 min | Adventure, Comedy

7.0
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When they realize the times are changing, five crooks decide to switch from bank robberies to personality abductions. Among their hostages are singer Johnny Hallyday and an ambassador in ... See full summary »

Writers: Claude Lelouch, Pierre Uytterhoeven | Director: Claude Lelouch | Stars: Lino Ventura, Jacques Brel, Charles Denner, Johnny Hallyday

36. Strategic Command (1997)

R | 90 min | Action, Drama

4.0
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Rick Harding is a former Marines officer, now working in the FBI as a chemical weapons designer. While packing up for the night, a group of armed soldiers led by wanted criminal Carlos ... See full summary »

Writers: Sean McGinly, Tripp Reed | Director: Rick Jacobson | Stars: Michael Dudikoff, Paul Winfield, Richard Norton, Amanda Wyss

37. Surviving Disaster (2009– )

Action, Adventure, Reality-TV

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Stars: Cade Courtley, Charlie Heydt, Edward L. Green, Joseph James

38. Cool Breeze (1972)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama

5.1
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Thalmus is the leader for a group of criminals who gather in L.A. to rob a bank. Their goal is to found a new bank.

Writers: W.R. Burnett, Barry Pollack | Director: Barry Pollack | Stars: Thalmus Rasulala, Judy Pace, Julian Christopher, Lincoln Kilpatrick

39. Yrrol - En kolossalt genomtänkt film (1994)

88 min | Comedy

6.7
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Writers: Rolf Börjlind, Peter Dalle | Director: Peter Dalle | Stars: Suzanne Reuter, Ulla Skoog, Peter Dalle, Claes Månsson

40. Deliver Us from Evil (1973 TV Movie)

75 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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Several men hiking in the mountains discover an injured skyjacker who parachuted from a plane with $600,000. They kill him, then start fighting each other over the money.

Writer: Jack B. Sowards | Director: Boris Sagal | Stars: George Kennedy, Jan-Michael Vincent, Bradford Dillman, Charles Aidman

41. Amin: The Rise and Fall (1981)

R | 91 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.0
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The chronicle of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin and his tyranic rule from 1971 to his overthrow in 1979.

Writer: Wade Huie | Director: Sharad Patel | Stars: Joseph Olita, Thomas Baptiste, Leonard Trolley, Geoffrey Keen

42. The Black Dakotas (1954)

Approved | 65 min | Romance, Western

5.6
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During the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln sends an emissary with a peace treaty to the Sioux Indians. He also sends a gift of $130,000 in gold. This attracts the attention of Brock ... See full summary »

Writers: Ray Buffum, DeVallon Scott | Director: Ray Nazarro | Stars: Gary Merrill, Wanda Hendrix, John Bromfield, Noah Beery Jr.

43. High-Ballin' (1978)

PG | 97 min | Action, Drama

5.1
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Two truck drivers fight off thugs who have been hired to drive them out of business.

Writers: Paul F. Edwards, Richard Robinson, Stephen Schneck | Director: Peter Carter | Stars: Peter Fonda, Jerry Reed, Helen Shaver, Chris Wiggins

44. Karate Kiba (1976)

R | 87 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.1
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Karate master and anti-drug vigilante Chiba returns to his home in Japan, where he holds a press conference announcing his intention to wipe out the nation's drug industry. He also offers ... See full summary »

Writer: Ikki Kajiwara | Directors: Ryuichi Takamori, Simon Nuchtern | Stars: Jirô Chiba, Etsuko Shihomi, Aaron Banks, Shin'ichi Chiba

45. Con Express (2002 Video)

R | 94 min | Action

4.2
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Agent Brooks tells his side of a botched job at a job interveiw for for the Head of Customs in Alaska. He takes a tip that a shipment of bioweaponry is coming in and discovers a Russian ... See full summary »

Writers: Paul A. Birkett, Terry Cunningham | Director: Terry Cunningham | Stars: Sean Patrick Flanery, Arnold Vosloo, Ursula Karven, Eyal Podell

46. They've Taken Our Children: The Chowchilla Kidnapping (1993 TV Movie)

89 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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Three young men decide to make easy money by mass kidnapping. After careful preparations, they hijack the school bus and take 26 children and the driver as hostages. However, the bravery ... See full summary »

Writers: Jack Baugh, Jefferson Morgan, David Eyre Jr. | Director: Vern Gillum | Stars: Karl Malden, Tim Ransom, Travis Fine, Tom Hodges

47. Sonic Impact (2000)

94 min | Action, Thriller

4.2
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When a deranged criminal is caught, he is then being transported by plane, along with some other criminals. Through a stroke of luck he is able to subdue the Federal agents assigned to ... See full summary »

Writer: Sean McGinly | Director: Rodney McDonald | Stars: James Russo, Ice-T, Michael Harris, Sam Anderson

48. King of the Rocket Men (1949)

Passed | 167 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.3
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Jeff King in his experimental rocket suit battles the evil Dr. Vulcan.

Writers: Royal K. Cole, William Lively, Sol Shor | Director: Fred C. Brannon | Stars: Tristram Coffin, Mae Clarke, Don Haggerty, House Peters Jr.

49. Voyage of Terror: The Achille Lauro Affair (1990 TV Movie)

180 min | Drama

6.4
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The story of the hijacking of the Italian luxury liner Achille Lauro by four Palestinians.

Writers: Sergio Donati, Alberto Negrin | Director: Alberto Negrin | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Eva Marie Saint, Renzo Montagnani, Joseph Nasser

50. Escape Under Pressure (2000)

R | 94 min | Action, Thriller

3.9
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A car ferry carrying a valuable artifact is sunk by a group of international thieves.

Writers: Jim Christopher, Phillip J. Roth | Director: Jean Pellerin | Stars: Rob Lowe, Larisa Miller, Craig Wasson, Harry Van Gorkum