20 Movies Like Hijack

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Hijack

Hijack
Hijack
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
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Runtime: N/A
Seasons: 1
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Jim Field Smith, George Kay
Actors: Idris Elba, Neil Maskell, Max Beesley
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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The movie “Hijack” is a suspenseful thriller about a group of terrorists who hijack a plane, and a former special forces operative who must stop them before they carry out their deadly plans.

Flightplan

Flightplan
Flightplan
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 37%
Metacritic: 53/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Peter A. Dowling, Billy Ray
Actors: Jodie Foster, Peter Sarsgaard, Sean Bean
Language: English, French, German, Arabic, Italian, Japanese
Country: United States
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“Flightplan” is a psychological thriller about a bereaved mother, played by Jodie Foster, who believes her daughter has gone missing on a transatlantic flight. As she desperately searches for her, she becomes increasingly convinced that there is a sinister conspiracy at play.

Non-Stop

Non-Stop
Non-Stop
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 62%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: John W. Richardson, Christopher Roach, Ryan Engle
Actors: Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore, Scoot McNairy
Language: English, German
Country: United Kingdom, France, United States, Canada
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“Non-Stop” is a suspenseful action-thriller film about an air marshal who receives mysterious text messages threatening to kill passengers on a transatlantic flight unless a ransom is paid. As the marshal races against time to identify the culprit, he must also unravel a complex conspiracy that puts the lives of everyone onboard in danger.

Red Eye

Red Eye
Red Eye
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 85 min
Genre: Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Carl Ellsworth, Dan Foos
Actors: Rachel McAdams, Cillian Murphy, Brian Cox
Language: English, Russian
Country: United States
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The Red Eye movie is a thriller about a woman who is held captive on a plane by a stranger who demands her help in assassinating a high-profile target. As she tries to outsmart him and save herself, tension and suspense escalate throughout the flight.

Snakes on a Plane

Snakes on a Plane
Snakes on a Plane
Internet Movie Database: 5.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Awards: 4 wins & 8 nominations
Writer: John Heffernan, Sebastian Gutierrez, Shamuelle David D'Alessandro
Actors: Samuel L. Jackson, Julianna Margulies, Nathan Phillips
Language: English
Country: United States, Germany
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“Snakes on a Plane” is an action thriller film about an FBI agent who must protect a key witness on a flight that is infested with deadly snakes, as a criminal mastermind tries to bring down the plane to eliminate the witness.

Executive Decision

Executive Decision
Executive Decision
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 63%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 133 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: Jim Thomas, John Thomas
Actors: Kurt Russell, Halle Berry, John Leguizamo
Language: English, Arabic
Country: United States
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“Executive Decision” is a 1996 action thriller film about a group of elite commandos who must board a hijacked airplane to prevent a terrorist plot and safely land the plane, with a U.S. intelligence analyst playing a crucial role in their mission.”

Air Force One

Air Force One
Air Force One
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 7 wins & 13 nominations total
Writer: Andrew W. Marlowe
Actors: Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, Glenn Close
Language: English, Russian
Country: Germany, United States
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“Air Force One” is a 1997 action-thriller film where terrorists hijack the presidential plane, Air Force One, and the President fights to save his family and retake control of the aircraft. The movie showcases a high-stakes battle between the President and the terrorists in the air.

Passenger 57

Passenger 57
Passenger 57
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 24%
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 84 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Awards: N/A
Writer: Stewart Raffill, Dan Gordon, David Loughery
Actors: Wesley Snipes, Bruce Payne, Tom Sizemore
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Passenger 57” is an action thriller film about a former anti-terrorism expert who must outwit and take down a group of hijackers on a commercial airplane, using his skills to protect the passengers and save the day.

Con Air

Con Air
Con Air
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 58%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 7 wins & 11 nominations total
Writer: Scott Rosenberg
Actors: Nicolas Cage, John Cusack, John Malkovich
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Con Air” is an action thriller film about a former Army Ranger who becomes caught in a high-stakes hijacking plot while aboard a prison transport plane filled with dangerous criminals. As he tries to save the day and protect innocent lives, he must navigate a dangerous game of cat and mouse in the sky.

Turbulence

Turbulence
Turbulence
Internet Movie Database: 5.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 20%
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Action, Thriller
Awards: 4 nominations
Writer: Jonathan Brett
Actors: Ray Liotta, Lauren Holly, Brendan Gleeson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Turbulence” is a 1997 action thriller film about a serial killer who takes control of a commercial airplane mid-flight, leading to a deadly game of cat and mouse with a flight attendant who must stop him to save the passengers on board.

United 93

United 93
United 93
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 90/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 29 wins & 57 nominations total
Writer: Paul Greengrass
Actors: David Alan Basche, Olivia Thirlby, Liza Colón-Zayas
Language: English, Arabic, German
Country: United States, United Kingdom, France
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The United 93 movie is a dramatic retelling of the events that unfolded aboard United Airlines Flight 93 on September 11, 2001, when passengers bravely fought back against hijackers, ultimately leading to the plane crashing in a field in Pennsylvania, preventing further destruction.

The Taking of Pelham 123

The Taking of Pelham 123
The Taking of Pelham 123
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 51%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 7 nominations
Writer: Brian Helgeland, John Godey
Actors: Denzel Washington, John Travolta, Luis Guzmán
Language: English, Ukrainian
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“The Taking of Pelham 123 is a thriller film about a group of armed men who hijack a subway train in New York City, demanding a large ransom. As the situation unfolds, a transit worker and a hostage negotiator must work together to outsmart the criminals and save the passengers.”

Speed

Speed
Speed
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 20 wins & 20 nominations total
Writer: Graham Yost
Actors: Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, Sandra Bullock
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Speed” is an action thriller film about a Los Angeles cop who must prevent a bomb from exploding on a city bus by keeping its speed above 50 mph. As the cop races against time, he faces numerous obstacles and dangers, including a terrorist mastermind seeking revenge.

Sudden Death

Sudden Death
Sudden Death
Internet Movie Database: 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 50%
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Awards: N/A
Writer: Karen Elise Baldwin, Gene Quintano
Actors: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Powers Boothe, Raymond J. Barry
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Sudden Death” is an action thriller film about a former firefighter who becomes a security guard at a hockey arena and must stop a group of terrorists from carrying out a deadly plot during the final game of the Stanley Cup. As the clock ticks down, he must navigate through dangerous obstacles and save the lives of thousands of innocent people.

Under Siege

Under Siege
Under Siege
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Action, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 3 wins & 3 nominations total
Writer: J.F. Lawton
Actors: Steven Seagal, Gary Busey, Tommy Lee Jones
Language: English, Italian
Country: France, United States
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“Under Siege” is an action thriller film about a former Navy SEAL who must single-handedly take down a group of terrorists who have hijacked a battleship, while also saving the hostages on board, including the ship’s captain and his own estranged wife. The film is filled with intense fight sequences, explosions, and high-stakes suspense as the protagonist battles against the odds to stop the terrorists and save the day.

Die Hard 2

Die Hard 2
Die Hard 2
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Action, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination
Writer: Steven E. de Souza, Doug Richardson, Walter Wager
Actors: Bruce Willis, William Atherton, Bonnie Bedelia
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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Die Hard 2 is about off-duty cop John McClane, who finds himself battling a group of terrorists who take over an airport in an attempt to free a drug lord. McClane must outwit the terrorists and save the passengers before their planes run out of fuel.

White House Down

White House Down
White House Down
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 51%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 131 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Awards: 3 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: James Vanderbilt
Actors: Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, Maggie Gyllenhaal
Language: English
Country: United States
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“White House Down” is an action thriller film about a Capitol police officer who must protect the President of the United States when the White House is taken over by a paramilitary group. Together, they must fight to regain control and save the country from a catastrophic threat.

Olympus Has Fallen

Olympus Has Fallen
Olympus Has Fallen
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 50%
Metacritic: 41/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Action, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 5 nominations
Writer: Creighton Rothenberger, Katrin Benedikt
Actors: Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman
Language: English, Korean
Country: United States
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“Olympus Has Fallen” is an action thriller film about a former Secret Service agent who must single-handedly rescue the President of the United States after the White House is taken over by terrorists. With time running out, he must use his skills and wit to outsmart the enemy and save the day.

The Negotiator

The Negotiator
The Negotiator
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 140 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 2 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: James DeMonaco, Kevin Fox
Actors: Samuel L. Jackson, Kevin Spacey, David Morse
Language: English
Country: Germany, United States
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“The Negotiator” is a thriller film about a skilled police negotiator who becomes the prime suspect in a hostage situation and must use his expertise to uncover the truth and clear his name. As he works against the clock, he navigates a web of corruption and betrayal to bring the real culprits to justice.

The Rock

The Rock
The Rock
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 9 wins & 9 nominations total
Writer: David Weisberg, Douglas Cook, Mark Rosner
Actors: Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage, Ed Harris
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Rock” is an action thriller film about a former Marine and a convicted British spy who team up to infiltrate Alcatraz Island and stop a group of rogue military officers from launching chemical weapons on San Francisco. They must navigate the treacherous prison and outsmart the terrorists to save the city from destruction.

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