20 Movies Like Life On The Line

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Deepwater Horizon

Deepwater Horizon
Deepwater Horizon
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 4 wins & 15 nominations total
Writer: Matthew Michael Carnahan, Matthew Sand, David Barstow
Actors: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Douglas M. Griffin
Language: English
Country: United States, Hong Kong, China
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The Deepwater Horizon movie is based on the true story of the 2010 BP oil spill disaster. It follows the courageous efforts of the crew members as they struggle to survive the catastrophic explosion and subsequent oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

The Perfect Storm

The Perfect Storm
The Perfect Storm
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Metacritic: 59/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 4 wins & 28 nominations total
Writer: Sebastian Junger, William D. Wittliff
Actors: George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, John C. Reilly
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Perfect Storm” is a disaster film based on a true story, depicting the harrowing events of a commercial fishing boat caught in the midst of a powerful storm off the coast of New England. The film follows the crew’s desperate struggle for survival as they face massive waves and treacherous conditions.

The Towering Inferno

The Towering Inferno
The Towering Inferno
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 68%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 165 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 13 wins & 14 nominations total
Writer: Richard Martin Stern, Thomas N. Scortia, Frank M. Robinson
Actors: Paul Newman, Steve McQueen, William Holden
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Towering Inferno” is a disaster film about a massive fire that breaks out in a newly constructed skyscraper, trapping its occupants. The movie follows the efforts of a firefighter and an architect as they work together to rescue the people trapped inside and prevent further devastation.

Everest

Everest
Everest
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 121 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography
Awards: 1 win & 9 nominations
Writer: William Nicholson, Simon Beaufoy
Actors: Jason Clarke, Ang Phula Sherpa, Thomas M. Wright
Language: English, Russian
Country: United Kingdom, United States, Iceland
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The Everest movie is a biographical adventure drama based on the 1996 Mount Everest disaster. It follows the journey of two expedition groups as they face extreme weather conditions and tragic events while attempting to reach the summit of Mount Everest.

The Finest Hours

The Finest Hours
The Finest Hours
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 63%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Awards: 2 wins
Writer: Scott Silver, Paul Tamasy, Eric Johnson
Actors: Chris Pine, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster
Language: English, Ukrainian
Country: United States
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“The Finest Hours” is a movie based on a true story about a daring rescue mission by the U.S. Coast Guard in 1952. It follows the heroic efforts of a small crew who navigate treacherous waters to save the crew of an oil tanker that split in half during a brutal storm.

Only the Brave

Only the Brave
Only the Brave
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 134 min
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Sean Flynn, Ken Nolan, Eric Warren Singer
Actors: Josh Brolin, Miles Teller, Jeff Bridges
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Only the Brave” is a biographical drama based on the true story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, a group of elite firefighters who battled a historic wildfire in Arizona. The film explores their personal struggles, camaraderie, and ultimate sacrifice in the face of danger.

Sully

Sully
Sully
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 14 wins & 36 nominations total
Writer: Todd Komarnicki, Chesley Sullenberger, Jeffrey Zaslow
Actors: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Sully movie is a biographical drama based on the true story of Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, who successfully landed a disabled US Airways plane on the Hudson River in 2009, saving all 155 passengers on board. The film explores the aftermath of the miraculous landing, including the investigation that questioned his decision-making and the impact on his personal life.

Flight

Flight
Flight
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 138 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 15 wins & 45 nominations total
Writer: John Gatins
Actors: Denzel Washington, Nadine Velazquez, Don Cheadle
Language: English
Country: United States, United Arab Emirates
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The movie “Flight” is about an airline pilot who saves a plane from crashing, but is later investigated for his alcohol and drug addiction. It explores his struggle with addiction, legal consequences, and personal redemption.

The Impossible

The Impossible
The Impossible
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 28 wins & 70 nominations total
Writer: Sergio G. Sánchez, María Belón
Actors: Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor, Tom Holland
Language: English, Thai, German, Swedish, Spanish
Country: Spain, Thailand, United States
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“The Impossible” is a survival drama based on a true story, following a family’s harrowing experience during the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. It depicts their desperate struggle to reunite and find hope amidst the devastating aftermath of the natural disaster.

127 Hours

127 Hours
127 Hours
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 82/100
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Runtime: 94 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 6 Oscars. 23 wins & 150 nominations total
Writer: Danny Boyle, Simon Beaufoy, Aron Ralston
Actors: James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara
Language: English, Italian
Country: United Kingdom, France, United States
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“127 Hours” is a biographical survival drama film based on the true story of Aron Ralston, a mountain climber who becomes trapped in a remote canyon in Utah and must make a life-or-death decision to free himself. The film explores Ralston’s harrowing experience and his ultimate determination to survive against all odds.

The Grey

The Grey
The Grey
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 2 wins & 8 nominations
Writer: Joe Carnahan, Ian Mackenzie Jeffers
Actors: Liam Neeson, Dermot Mulroney, Frank Grillo
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Grey” is a survival thriller film about a group of oil workers who must fight for their lives against a pack of wolves after their plane crashes in the Alaskan wilderness. It explores themes of survival, human resilience, and the primal instinct to survive in the face of adversity.

The Day After Tomorrow

The Day After Tomorrow
The Day After Tomorrow
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 45%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 BAFTA Award6 wins & 12 nominations total
Writer: Roland Emmerich, Jeffrey Nachmanoff
Actors: Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal, Emmy Rossum
Language: English, Japanese, French, Arabic
Country: United States
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“The Day After Tomorrow” is a disaster film that depicts the catastrophic consequences of global warming, as a series of extreme weather events trigger a new ice age. The movie follows a group of scientists and survivors as they struggle to navigate the frozen landscape and find shelter amidst the rapidly changing climate.

Twister

Twister
Twister
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 63%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 11 wins & 17 nominations total
Writer: Michael Crichton, Anne-Marie Martin
Actors: Helen Hunt, Bill Paxton, Cary Elwes
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Twister movie is about a group of storm chasers who are determined to study and understand tornadoes. As they pursue their passion, they find themselves caught in a deadly race against time to deploy a new technology that could revolutionize tornado forecasting.

San Andreas

San Andreas
San Andreas
Internet Movie Database: 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 49%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Carlton Cuse, Andre Fabrizio, Jeremy Passmore
Actors: Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino, Alexandra Daddario
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia
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The San Andreas movie is about a devastating earthquake that hits California, causing a rescue helicopter pilot to embark on a dangerous journey to save his estranged daughter amidst the chaos and destruction.

The Poseidon Adventure

The Poseidon Adventure
The Poseidon Adventure
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 5 wins & 13 nominations total
Writer: Paul Gallico, Stirling Silliphant, Wendell Mayes
Actors: Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Shelley Winters
Language: English, Hebrew
Country: United States
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The Poseidon Adventure is a disaster film about a luxury ocean liner that capsizes after being hit by a massive tidal wave, trapping a group of survivors who must navigate their way through the upside-down ship in order to reach safety.

The Core

The Core
The Core
Internet Movie Database: 5.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 39%
Metacritic: 48/100
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Runtime: 135 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: N/A
Writer: Cooper Layne, John Rogers
Actors: Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Delroy Lindo
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, France, Italy, Germany, Canada, United States
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“The Core” is a science fiction disaster film about a team of scientists who must travel to the Earth’s core to restart it and prevent a global catastrophe caused by the stopping of the Earth’s rotation. They face various challenges and dangers along the way.

Outbreak

Outbreak
Outbreak
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 59%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Awards: 5 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Laurence Dworet, Robert Roy Pool
Actors: Dustin Hoffman, Rene Russo, Morgan Freeman
Language: English, Korean, French
Country: United States
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The Outbreak movie is about a deadly virus that spreads rapidly in a small town, leading to a race against time to find a cure and prevent a global pandemic. A team of scientists and military personnel must navigate political obstacles and personal sacrifices to contain the outbreak and save lives.

Contagion

Contagion
Contagion
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 14 nominations
Writer: Scott Z. Burns
Actors: Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, Jude Law
Language: English, Mandarin, Cantonese
Country: United Arab Emirates, United States
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The movie Contagion is a thriller that follows the rapid spread of a deadly virus across the globe, causing panic, chaos, and a race against time to find a cure. It explores the societal, political, and personal impacts of a pandemic outbreak.

Armageddon

Armageddon
Armageddon
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 43%
Metacritic: 42/100
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Runtime: 151 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 15 wins & 40 nominations total
Writer: Jonathan Hensleigh, J.J. Abrams, Tony Gilroy
Actors: Bruce Willis, Billy Bob Thornton, Ben Affleck
Language: English, Russian, Indonesian
Country: United States
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“Armageddon” is a 1998 action/science fiction film directed by Michael Bay. The movie follows a team of oil drillers who are sent into space to stop an asteroid from colliding with Earth and causing global destruction.

The Martian

The Martian
The Martian
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 80/100
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Runtime: 144 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 7 Oscars. 40 wins & 199 nominations total
Writer: Drew Goddard, Andy Weir
Actors: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig
Language: English, Mandarin
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Hungary, Jordan
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“The Martian” is a science fiction film about an astronaut named Mark Watney who is left stranded on Mars after his crew mistakenly believes he is dead. As he struggles to survive, Watney must use his ingenuity and resourcefulness to find a way to signal Earth for rescue.

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