Tag: rescue

The City of Lost Children (1995) 7.5

The City of Lost Children (1995)

Set in a dystopian society, someone is kidnapping the children. Krank and his band of clones are using the children to harvest their dreams. Then they kidnap Denree, the brother of One, a fairground strongman. One sets o...

Killing Streets (1991) 4.6

Killing Streets (1991)

A young Marine is kidnapped by terrorists in Lebanon. His twin brother, frustrated at his inability to get any kind of information from the government about his brother's plight, travels to Lebanon with a plan for his ow...

Taxi 2 (2000) 6.5

Taxi 2 (2000)

The Japanese ambassaor is visiting Marseilles to view the city police's anti-gang tactics. During the visit, however, he is kidnapped by a group working for the Japanese yakuza. Young officer Emilien is determined to res...

Female Agents (2008) 6.8

Female Agents (2008)

In 1944, in London, Lieutenant Pierre Desfontaines assigns his sister Louise Desfontaines to convince three other women to form a five-woman task force under his command to rescue a British geologist from a German hospit...

Mission: Impossible III (2006) 6.9

Mission: Impossible III (2006)

A man named Owen Davian kills an IMF agent that was sent undercover by the legendary Ethan Hunt, who has retired from combat missions. Hunt now has a fiancé, Julia, who believes that he works for the traffic department w...

Mercenary (1996) (V) 5.1

Mercenary (1996) (V)

Jonas Ambler is a rich businessman who's wife is killed by kidnappers. So he decides to get even. He hires a mercenary to find and kill the kidnappers. There's only one catch, he wants to go with them....

Blue Lagoon: The Awakening (2012) (TV) 5.5

Blue Lagoon: The Awakening (2012) (TV)

In this passionate modern day retelling of the classic novel, Emmaline Robinson and Dean McMullen are on two opposing sides of their high school world. But when they are caught in a storm at sea during a Caribbean field ...

The Eagle Has Landed (1976) 6.9

The Eagle Has Landed (1976)

1943, The war is entering its final stages and Germany is teetering on the brink of defeat. An increasingly unhinged Hitler, orders a mission to have British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill kidnapped and brought to ...

Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe (2020) 7

Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe (2020)

The famed stepbrother inventors know what they're gonna do today. They're gonna rescue their sister from an alien abduction.::jasonbres...

Airport ’77 (1977) 5.8

Airport ’77 (1977)

Mr. Phillip Stevens is flying in a load of V.I.P.s to the grand opening of his art collection when a trio of hijackers knock out the passengers with gas and try to steal the priceless cargo of art treasures. But everythi...

The Legend of Tarzan (2016) 6.2

The Legend of Tarzan (2016)

Following his parents' death in Africa, John Clayton has been be raised by an ape, was known by the name Tarzan, but eventually left Africa and for his parents' home in England, along with the woman he fell in love with ...

Death Before Dishonor (1987) 5

Death Before Dishonor (1987)

Gunnery Sergeant Burns reports for duty to an American Embassy in the Middle East. However due to the 'enlightened' views of the Ambassador, the marine security detachment he is in charge of is severely restricted in the...

Terminator Salvation (2009) 6.5

Terminator Salvation (2009)

In 2003, in the Longview State Correctional Facility, the criminal Marcus Wright is on death row, and is convinced by the cancerous Dr. Serena Kogan to donate his body to her research and he accepts. In 2018, after an un...

Avenging Force (1986) 5.9

Avenging Force (1986)

Matt Hunter, a former Military Intelligence man who resigned so that he could take care of his sister following his parents' death, goes to visit Larry Richards, a friend who's running for the Senate. When he arrives he ...

Cloverfield (2008) 7

Cloverfield (2008)

To celebrate Rob's massive promotion, his lover, Beth, and friends, decide to throw a massive surprise farewell party, now that he is about to move to Japan. However, a deafening explosion and the arrival of an enormous ...

The Sleepover (2020) 5.5

The Sleepover (2020)

When two siblings discover their seemingly normal mom is a former thief in witness protection who has been forced to pull one last job, they team up to rescue her over the course of an action-packed night....

The Longest Ride (2015) 7.1

The Longest Ride (2015)

Based on the bestselling novel by master storyteller Nicholas Sparks, THE LONGEST RIDE centers on the star-crossed love affair between Luke, a former champion bull rider looking to make a comeback, and Sophia, a college ...

San Andreas (2015) 6.1

San Andreas (2015)

In San Andreas, California is experiencing a statewide earthquake that goes on record as easily the biggest earthquake in history. Dwayne Johnson plays Ray Gaines, a helicopter rescue pilot for the Los Angeles Fire Depar...

Taken 3 (2014) 6

Taken 3 (2014)

Liam Neeson returns as ex-covert operative Bryan Mills, whose long awaited reconciliation with his ex-wife is tragically cut short when she is brutally murdered. Consumed with rage, and framed for the crime, he goes on t...

Warm Bodies (2013) 6.9

Warm Bodies (2013)

With much of the world's population now an undead horde, R is a young and oddly introspective zombie. While fighting with and feeding on a human scavenger party, R meets Julie and feels an urge to protect her. What happe...

The Wonderful World of Disney s4 e9 Princess of Thieves 5.7

The Wonderful World of Disney s4 e9 Princess of Thieves

Story of Robin Hood's daughter Gwyn who takes up his role after he is captured by Prince John. King Richard is dead and his son Philip is the rightful heir, but he is in France and too afraid to face John. Can Gwyn find ...

You Lucky Dog (2010) (TV) 5.7

You Lucky Dog (2010) (TV)

Jim Rayborn has for years been doing most of the work of his grim father Clay's farm, yet couldn't convince the patriarch to switch from cattle to sheep because the warmer climate favors shorter grasses. For Jim's mother...

The Sheik (1921) 6.4

The Sheik (1921)

Sheik Ahmed (Valentino) desperately desires fiesty British socialite Diana (Ayres), so he abducts her and carries her off to his luxurious desert tent-palace. The free-spirited Diana recoils from his passionate embraces ...

Finis terrae (1929) 7.2

Finis terrae (1929)

Finis Terræ is a 1929 French silent drama film written and directed by Jean Epstein. The story centres on a small group of men harvesting seaweed off the coast of Brittany, and the problems which arise when one of them g...

The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler (2009) (TV) 7.2

The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler (2009) (TV)

The story of Irena Sendler, a social worker who was part of the Polish underground during World War II and was arrested by the Nazis for saving the lives of nearly 2,500 Jewish children by smuggling them out of the Warsa...

Out of Reach (2004) (V) 4

Out of Reach (2004) (V)

Vietnam veteran Billy Ray Lancing, a former CSA agent who now works on a wildlife refuge in Northern Alaska, has been exchanging letters in a pen-pal relationship with Irina Morawska, a 13-year-old orphaned girl in Polan...

Beauty in the Broken (2015) 6.4

Beauty in the Broken (2015)

The worlds of a depressed psychologist and an emotionally disturbed homeless woman collide. While trying to rescue her they fall in love, and each gets a second chance at a new life....

Wings Over Everest (2019) 4.9

Wings Over Everest (2019)

When a plane carrying important documents crashes in the Death Zone of Mount Everest, two men claiming to work for India's research and analysis department offer a large sum of money to Team Wings to take them up to reco...

Lupin III: Farewell to Nostradamus (1995) 7

Lupin III: Farewell to Nostradamus (1995)

A Nostradamus Cult and a group of terrorists are after the original book of Nostradamus. Which is owned by Douglas one of the richest men in America. They kidnap his daughter and will trade her back if he gives them the ...

Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986) 6.6

Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986)

Jet Li weasels out of the north Shaolin temple to assassinate a despotic ruler at the ruler's extravagant public birthday celebration. Two other men from the south Shaolin temple also set out to assassinate the ruler, bu...

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016) 6.1

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)

After accomplishing the assignment of dismantling a human trafficking organization, the former military and drifter Jack Reacher goes to Washington to invite his liaison, Major Susan Turner, to have dinner with him. Howe...

The Flash s6 e14 Death of the Speed Force 8.3

The Flash s6 e14 Death of the Speed Force

Kid Flash returns to Central City with a Zen attitude and new tricks up his sleeve. While thrilled to see his family again, Wally confides to Barry that he returned because he thinks there is something wrong with the spe...

A Man Called Ove (2015) 7.7

A Man Called Ove (2015)

59 year old Ove is the block's grumpy man who several years earlier was deposed as president of the condominium association, but he could not give a damn about being deposed and therefore keeps looking over the neighborh...

Split Image (1982) 6.5

Split Image (1982)

A rootless young man's drawn into an unnamed religious cult by a beautiful girl. Every moment with the group causes him to become increasingly under the control of the cult's leader. After his parents fail in their attem...

The Ghazi Attack (2017) 7.6

The Ghazi Attack (2017)

In 1971, amid rising tensions between India and Pakistan over the liberation war of East Pakistan, Pakistan navy, in a top secret mission, plans an attack on Indian majestic-class aircraft carrier INS Vikrant, to gain co...

Royal Flash (1975) 6.5

Royal Flash (1975)

Captain Harry Flashman (Malcolm McDowell) of the British Army is a cad, a coward, and a lecher who always seems to come off inadvertently heroic. While romancing renowned courtesan Lola Montez (Florinda Bolkan), Harry is...

Son of Saul-2015 7.5

Son of Saul-2015

Two days in the life of Saul Auslander, Hungarian prisoner working as a member of the Sonderkommando at one of the Auschwitz Crematoriums who, to bury the corpse of a boy he takes for his son, tries to carry out his impo...

Bringing Out the Dead-1999 6.8

Bringing Out the Dead-1999

An Easter story. Frank is a Manhattan medic, working graveyard in a two-man ambulance team. He's burned out, exhausted, seeing ghosts, especially a young woman he failed to save six months' before, and no longer able to ...

Inspector Blunder-1980 6.3

Inspector Blunder-1980

The clumsy son of a deceased police hero joins the police and his task is to protect a reporter from the most famous gangster of Paris.::Jean-Mouloud...

The Shooter-1997 5

The Shooter-1997

The story is of a small town in the early west and of a 'shooter' of reputation that drifts into it and stands up to the controlling family that runs it. But far from a John Wayne, this hero is caught and brutally beaten...