Movies about helicopters

List of the best movies about helicopters selected by visitors to our site: San Andreas, Monos, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, Age of Dinosaurs, The Last Face, The Finishers, The 7 Adventures of Sinbad, Welcome to Sudden Death, The Search, In the Forests of Siberia.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

San Andreas (2015)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genreaction, thriller
CharactersLifeguards, Tough guys, Fathers
PlotSurvival, Disasters, Apocalypse, Earthquake, Adventure
StyleExciting, Tense, Serious, For men, Disturbing

In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his estranged daughter.

Monos (2019)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryColombia, Denmark, Luxembourg, USA, Uruguay, Sweden, Germany, Netherlands, Argentina, France
PlotMotorcycles, Hostage, Weapon, Chase, Birthday
PlaceJungle, Mountains, Bunker, Helicopters
StyleFascinating, Tense, Disturbing

On a faraway mountaintop, eight kids with guns watch over a hostage and a conscripted milk cow.

Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genreaction, melodrama, drama, musical
PlotDancing, Soccer, Revenge, Fight, Rivalry
PlaceTrains, Labyrinths, India, Helicopters
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Touching

While recovering from an assassination attempt four days before his coronation, a stern prince is replaced by a romantic lookalike.

Age of Dinosaurs (2013)
Markimdb: 2.8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
PlaceHelicopters, USA, Los Angeles
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

Using breakthrough flesh-regeneration technology, a biotech firm creates a set of living dinosaurs. But when the creatures escape their museum exhibit and terrorize Los Angeles, a former firefighter must rescue his teenage daughter from the chaos brought on by the Age of Dinosaurs

The Last Face (2016)
Markimdb: 5
Genremelodrama, drama
PlotLove, Revolution, Death, Blackmail
PlaceAircraft, Africa, Helicopters
StyleTense, Serious

Miguel, a heroic Spanish doctor, puts himself in harm's way to deliver medical treatment to the victims of military uprisings in Africa.

The Finishers (2013)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, sport
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersTeens, Firefighters, Disabled people, Losers
PlotFriendship, Swimming, Birthday
PlaceMountains, France, Hospitals, Helicopters
StyleTouching, Serious

Julien, 17, is wheelchair-bound due to cerebral palsy. Despite their love for him, his family is gradually falling apart under the strain of dealing with his disability. In a bid to bond with his father, Julien challenges him to participate with him in the Ironman race in Nice (French Riviera), a triathlon in which his father has previously competed.

The 7 Adventures of Sinbad (2010)
Markimdb: 2.5
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CharactersDragons, Heroes
PlotApocalypse, Adventure, Oil, Saving the World, Rivalry

Sinbad, the original Prince of Persia, must complete seven tasks in order to save the world from catastrophe.

Welcome to Sudden Death (2020)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genreaction, thriller, drama, adventure
CharactersTerrorists, Reporters

Jesse Freeman is a former special forces officer and explosives expert now working a regular job as a security guard in a state-of-the-art basketball arena. Trouble erupts when a tech-savvy cadre of terrorists kidnap the team's owner and Jesse's daughter during opening night. Facing a ticking clock and impossible odds, it's up to Jesse to not only save them but also a full house of fans in this highly charged action thriller.

The Search (2014)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, military
CountryFrance, Georgia
CharactersFriends, Soldier, Orphans
PlotDancing, Friendship, Pursuit
PlaceChechnya, Trains, Russia, Caucasus, Helicopters
TimeNew Year
StyleTouching, Serious

A woman who works for a non-governmental organization (NGO) forms a special relationship with a young boy in war-torn Chechnya.

In the Forests of Siberia (2016)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, adventure
CharactersBears, Deer
PlotOn real events, Time travel, Adventure, Chess, Motorcycles
PlaceNature, Siberia, Helicopters, Lake
StylePsychological problems, By books, Fascinating, Makes me think

Fed up with the hectic, senseless world he lives in, Teddy decides to settle down alone in Siberia, in the midst of winter, in a hut by the shore of Lake Baikal. After an initial period of elation in front of the splendor and magic of unspoiled nature, Teddy soon finds himself confronted with the less glossy side of things : solitude, extreme cold, the necessity to find food, danger... One night Teddy gets lost in a blizzard and would be doomed to a certain death, were it not for Aleksei, a Russian convict living hidden away in the forest nearby, who rescues him in extremis. Friendship soon blossoms between the two men...

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, Japan
CharactersCIA, Spy, Terrorists, Killers, Thieves
PlotMartial Arts, Cars, Fight, Motorcycles, Pursuit
PlaceAircraft, Islands, Helicopters, Ukraine, Night Clubs
StyleUnexpected ending

A spinoff of The Fate of the Furious, focusing on Johnson's US Diplomatic Security Agent Luke Hobbs forming an unlikely alliance with Statham's Deckard Shaw.

Danny's Doomsday (2014)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, fantastic, adventure
CharactersTeens, Monsters, Cannibals, Writers
PlotAdventure, First love
PlaceSchool, Helicopters
TimePost apocalypse
StyleExciting, Action, Tense, Disturbing

Due to climate change a new race of flesh eating predators arise, who invade and eat everything living on earth. In a residential neighbourhood in a Danish suburb nightmare like scenes are being experienced first hand through the eyes of two teenage brothers, who can't stand each other, but are now suddenly forced to barricade themselves in the basement together, to avoid getting eaten. From one day to another, without parents and without electricity, food, water and contact to other people, the brothers have to learn to live together in their vital protection bunker, while monsters move past the basement windows and heavy, sharp claws can be heard moving around upstairs on the wooden floors.

The Odyssey (2016)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, adventure, biography
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersSharks, Whale, Family, Scientists, Fish
PlotLove, On real events, Dancing, Adventure, Travel
PlaceSea, Aircraft, Ships, Ocean, Party
StyleExciting, By books, Fascinating, Makes me think

Biopic of the great French ocean-going adventurer and filmmaker

The Confessions (2016)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryItaly, France
PlotCancer, Intrigue
PlaceHelicopters, Hotels
StyleSerious, Disturbing

A G8 meeting is being held at a luxury hotel on the German coast. The world's most powerful economists are gathered to enact important provisions that will deeply influence the world economy. One of the guests is a mysterious Italian monk, invited by Daniel Rochè, the director of the International Monetary Fund. He wants the monk to receive his confession, that night, in secret. The next morning, Rochè is found dead...

Crawlspace (2012)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, detective
CharactersDogs, Special Forces, Military, Soldier
PlotSurvival, Experiments, Cheating
PlaceHelicopters, Australia
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

A group of elite soldiers sent to infiltrate and extract the lead science team from Pine Gap, Australia's top secret underground military compound, after it comes under attack from unknown forces. The mission is compromised when they encounter a young woman with no memory of who she is or how she came to be there. As they try to escape, the group quickly discovers all is not as it seems and the facility has become a testing ground for something far more sinister.

Sniper: Ghost Shooter (2016)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, thriller, military
CharactersSnipers, Special Forces, Terrorists, Military, Soldier
PlotSkirmishes, Weapon, Betrayal, Chase, Confrontation
PlaceBeach, Helicopters
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

Elite snipers Brandon Beckett and Richard Miller are tasked with protecting a gas pipeline from terrorists looking to make a statement. When battles with the enemy lead to snipers being killed by a ghost shooter who knows their exact location, tensions boil as a security breach is suspected. Is there someone working with the enemy on the inside? Is the mission a front for other activity? Is the Colonel pulling the strings?

Attack of the Lederhosen Zombies (2016)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, comedy
CharactersZombie, Deer
PlotDancing, Viruses, Snow

Steve, a young professional snowboarder, ruins a high-paying photo shoot by playing a silly prank. He, his girlfriend Branka and fellow snowboarder Joschi are left behind on the mountain. They seek shelter in an après-ski tavern that is hosting an all-night party. Things go from bad to worse when a scientific experiment unleashes an epidemic of zombies and mutant wildlife. This is mostly lost on the local drunkards, as they are not always easy to distinguish from zombies themselves. But Steve, Branka and Joschi have to find a way to survive this hellish night.

The Darkest Dawn (2016)
Markimdb: 4.1
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersTeens, Aliens, Military, Soldier, Fathers
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse
PlaceAircraft, Forest, London, Helicopters
TimePost apocalypse
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

Evacuated from their home, two teenage sisters unite with fellow survivors and escape London by river to embark on an odyssey across the badlands of Britain.

Cut Off (2018)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, crime, detective
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers
PlotAbduction, Passion, Investigation, Friendship, Death
PlaceIslands, Helicopters, Berlin
StyleAction, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

Thriller set in the world of Forensic Pathology. Coroner Paul Herzfeld finds a capsule in the head of a heavily mutilated corpse, containing a phone number and single word: the name of his daughter.

Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, Japan
CharactersMonsters, Monkeys, Military
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Death, Chase, Expeditions
PlaceJungle, Islands, Helicopters
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting

Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.