22 Movies Like Unstoppable (2010)

1 Deepwater Horizon (2016) ★ 7.1

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A dramatization of the disaster in April 2010, when the offshore drilling rig called the Deepwater Horizon exploded, resulting in the worst oil spill in American history.

2 Non-Stop (2014) ★ 6.9

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An air marshal springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages demanding $150 million into an off-shore account, or someone will die every 20 minutes.

3 The Day After Tomorrow (2004) ★ 6.4

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Earth is moving steadily towards a global ecological catastrophe: in one part of the world all life is dying of drought, in another part, the raging water element is demolishing cities.

The proximity of the catastrophe forces a climate scientist, trying to find a way to stop the global warming, to go in search of his missing son to New York, which has entered a new ice age...

4 Flight (2012) ★ 7.3

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Experienced pilot Whip Whitaker miraculously avoids a plane crash and, by crash-landing, saves the lives of almost all the passengers. Whip is celebrated as a hero, but the more details about the crash emerge, the more questions arise: What really happened on the plane...

5 The 33 (2015) ★ 6.9

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Based on the real-life event, when a gold and copper mine collapses, it traps 33 miners underground for 69 days.

6 Eagle Eye (2008) ★ 6.6

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Jerry and Rachel are two strangers thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move.

7 The Mountain Between Us (2017) ★ 6.4

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Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow-covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.

8 The Finest Hours (2016) ★ 6.8

The plot of the film is based on real events that took place in 1952, when coast guard officers, in the midst of a storm, using wooden motorboats, tried to rescue the crew of two oil tankers.

9 San Andreas (2015) ★ 6.1

Ray is a rescue helicopter pilot who has spent his whole life helping other people. During all his work he has seen a lot of terrible things and more than once found himself in very difficult situations. Despite all obstacles, he rushed to help, not even knowing that the worst was ahead of him.

A powerful earthquake hits California, killing hundreds of people and creating a huge crack in the ground. In the general chaos, Ray has to find his daughter, but it will not be easy. Hoping that his child is still alive, he embarks on a deadly journey across the state...

10 The Taking of Pelham 123 (2009) ★ 6.4

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.

11 Deja Vu (2006) ★ 7.1

After a ferry is bombed in New Orleans, an A.T.F. agent joins a unique investigation using experimental surveillance technology to find the bomber, but soon finds himself becoming obsessed with one of the victims.

12 Hunter Killer (2018) ★ 6.6

Bill Beaman is ordered to stealthily gather intelligence from a Russian naval base. His team, composed of him and three other Navy SEALs with experience in covert operations, infiltrates through the dark Arctic seas on their way while he commands them via radio contact. Suddenly they stop dead in their tracks when an Akula-class submarine appears next to theirs--the USS Tampa Bay! The Russians have already beaten Bill's squad there by mere moments before disappearing into the darkness again...

13 Aftermath (2017) ★ 5.6

Two strangers' lives become inextricably bound together after a devastating plane crash.

14 Geostorm (2017) ★ 5.3

When the network of satellites designed to control the global climate starts to attack Earth, it's a race against the clock for its creator to uncover the real threat before a worldwide Geostorm wipes out everything and everyone.

15 Patriots Day (2016) ★ 7.4

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A look at the 2013 Boston tragedy through the eyes of Police Commissioner Ed Davis. Two explosions at a marathon race stunned the world community, but not Ed and his colleagues, who deployed a hot-rod search for the terrorists.

16 Skyscraper (2018) ★ 5.8

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A security expert must infiltrate a burning skyscraper, 225 stories above ground, when his family is trapped inside by criminals.

17 Faster (2010) ★ 6.4

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After ten years in prison, Driver has one goal: track down and destroy the people involved in the brutal murder of his brother. Finally gaining his freedom, he is ready to go to any length to fulfill his cruel mission and get rid of those on his black list.

The joy of revenge is hindered by a veteran cop and an assassin, both of whom have their own reasons for getting even with him. Now the hunt is on for the hunter...

18 Greenland (2020) ★ 6.4

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John Garrity, his estranged wife and their young son embark on a perilous journey to find sanctuary as a planet-killing comet hurtles toward Earth. Amid terrifying accounts of cities getting level-led, the Garrity's experience the best and worst in humanity. As the countdown to the global apocalypse approaches zero, their incredible trek culminates in a desperate and last-minute flight to a possible safe haven.

19 Man on Fire (2004) ★ 7.7

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The wealthy residents of Mexico City panic: 24 people have disappeared in just six days! Former CIA agent John Creasy is hired as a bodyguard for the nine-year-old daughter of industrialist Samuel Ramos, Pita Ramos. At first, Creasy has a hard time tolerating the neighborhood of an overdeveloped girl.

But in time they become friends. Creasy gets a taste for life again, but everything falls apart when Pita is kidnapped. Creasy vows to kill anyone involved in Pita's kidnapping. Now no one can stop him...

20 The Ice Road (2021) ★ 5.6

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After a remote diamond mine collapses in far northern Canada, a 'big-rig' ice road driver must lead an impossible rescue mission over a frozen lake to save the trapped miners.

21 The Equalizer (2014) ★ 7.2

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Former CIA agent Robert McCall has decided to start life anew, to leave the difficult past behind and look to the future, just as he promised his late wife. He had already found a regular job as a store clerk. One day, McCaul steps in for a young prostitute, Teri, with whom he has been chatting at the local diner and who is under the control of the Russian mafia.

McCaul ends his voluntary resignation and begins his own quest for justice. Anyone who suffers from criminal masterminds, corrupt officials and cannot find help from the state finds help in McCaul. He will help. Because he is the great equalizer.

22 Sully (2016) ★ 7.4

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What happened on January 15, 2009, will be called the "Miracle on the Hudson. On that day, the captain of Flight 1549, Chesley Sullenberger, made an emergency landing of an Airbus A320 on the cold waters of the Hudson River in New York City. None of the 155 people on board were injured. But despite all the accolades from the public and the media, an investigation was launched that threatened Captain Sully's professional reputation and longstanding career.

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