Most Similar Movies to Skyjacked (1972)

Movies to watch if you like Skyjacked (1972).

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Airport '77 (1977)

Starring: Jack Lemmon, Lee Grant, Joseph Cotten, Olivia de Havilland
Duration: 1h 54mins
Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller

Wealthy philanthropist Philip Stevens is having invited guests flown in his luxurious privately-owned Boeing 747-100, Stevens's Flight 23, to his Palm Beach, Florida estate.
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The Concorde... Airport '79 (1979)

Starring: Alain Delon, Susan Blakely, Robert Wagner, George Kennedy
Duration: 1h 53mins
Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller

Kevin Harrison (Robert Wagner), a corrupt arms dealer, attempts to destroy an American-owned Concorde on its maiden flight after one of the passengers, reporter Maggie Whelan (Susan Blakely), learns of his weapons sales to communist countries during the Cold War.
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Airport 1975 (1974)

Starring: Charlton Heston, Karen Black, George Kennedy, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.
Duration: 1h 47mins
Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller

Columbia Air Lines Flight 409 is a Boeing 747-100 on a red-eye route from Washington Dulles International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport.
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The Poseidon Adventure (1972)

Starring: Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Shelley Winters, Red Buttons
Duration: 1h 57mins
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama

The SS Poseidon, an ocean liner slated for retirement, travels to Athens.
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Crash Landing (2005)

Starring: Antonio Sabato Jr., Michael Paré, Brianne Davis, Kevin Dobson
Duration: 1h 28mins
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama

After crash landing his previous military flight and barely escaping with his life, Major John Masters (Antonio Sabàto Jr.
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Victory at Entebbe (1976)

Starring: Helmut Berger, Linda Blair, Kirk Douglas, Richard Dreyfuss
Duration: 1h 59mins
Genres: Action, Drama, History

On June 27, 1976, four terrorists belonging to a splinter group of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine under the orders of Wadie Haddad boarded and hijacked an Air France Airbus A300 in Athens, Greece.
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Airport (1970)

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin, George Kennedy, Jean Seberg
Duration: 2h 17mins
Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller

Airport is a 1970 American air disaster–drama film written and directed by George Seaton and starring Burt Lancaster and Dean Martin.
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Black Thunder (1998)

Starring: Marcus Aurelius, Catherine Bell, Michael Cavanaugh, Michael Dudikoff
Duration: 1h 25mins
Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller

Black Thunder is a 1998 action film directed by Rick Jacobson and starring Michael Dudikoff and Richard Norton.
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Two-minute Warning (1976)

Starring: Charlton Heston, John Cassavetes, Martin Balsam, Beau Bridges
Duration: 1h 55mins
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama

An unknown sniper (Warren Miller) positions himself at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum prior to a professional football championship dubbed as "Championship X" (Ten) between Baltimore and Los Angeles, similar to the Super Bowl.
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Earthquake (1974)

Starring: Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, George Kennedy, Lorne Greene
Duration: 2h 2mins
Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller

Early one morning, an earthquake jolts the Los Angeles metro area.
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Air Force One (1997)

Starring: Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, Glenn Close, Wendy Crewson
Duration: 2h 4mins
Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller

A combined Russian-American special forces operation captures General Ivan Radek, the dictator of Kazakhstan. Three weeks later, U. S.
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Crash Point Zero (2001)

Starring: Treat Williams, Hannes Jaenicke, Gary Hudson, John Beck
Duration: 1h 33mins
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama

Extreme Limits is a 2000 American direct-to-video action disaster thriller film directed by Jim Wynorski. It was also known as Crash Point Limits.
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Air Marshal (2003)

Starring: Dean Cochran, Alan Austin, Eli Danker, Tarri Markel
Duration: 1h 30mins
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama

When terrorists hijack a flight, one man must find a way to save everyone on board.
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Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999)

Starring: Craig Sheffer, Tom Berenger, Jennifer Beals, Jeffrey Nordling
Duration: 1h 41mins
Genres: Action, Thriller

A group of people celebrate overcoming their fear of flying by taking a flight together.
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Executive Decision (1996)

Starring: Kurt Russell, Halle Berry, Steven Seagal, John Leguizamo
Duration: 2h 13mins
Genres: Action, Adventure, Thriller

Lieutenant Colonel Austin Travis leads an unsuccessful Special Forces raid on a Chechen mafia safe house in Italy to recover a stolen Soviet nerve agent, DZ-5.
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The Towering Inferno (1974)

Starring: Paul Newman, Steve McQueen, William Holden, Faye Dunaway
Duration: 2h 45mins
Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller

Architect Doug Roberts (Paul Newman) returns to San Francisco for the dedication of the Glass Tower, which he designed for developer James Duncan (William Holden).
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The Delta Force (1986)

Starring: Chuck Norris, Lee Marvin, Martin Balsam, Joey Bishop
Duration: 2h 5mins
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama

In 1980, Operation Eagle Claw is aborted after a fatal helicopter crash, with the U. S. Delta Force evacuating to their C-130 transports.
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Counterstrike (2002)

Starring: Rob Estes, Joe Lando, Rachel Blakely, Marie Matiko
Duration: 1h 36mins
Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller

Counterstrike may refer to:.
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Passenger 57 (1992)

Genres: Action, Crime, Thriller

British international terrorist Charles Rane (Payne), whose career has been dubbed as "The Rane of Terror" by the media, is arrested by the FBI and local authorities in Miami, just as he is about to undergo plastic surgery in order to evade law enforcement.
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Icebreaker (2000)

Starring: Sean Astin, Bruce Campbell, Stacy Keach, Suzanne Turner
Duration: 1h 30mins
Genres: Action, Drama

Terrorists take over a mountain ski resort with a stolen nuclear weapon and a ski patrolman attempts to stop them.
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