Highest-Rated Movies about 'Rescue', Sort by Popularity


Born to Be Wild (2011), Stairway to Heaven (1946), One Day in September (1999), Betrayed (2018), WALL-E (2008), The Mermaid (2016), The Empire Strikes Back (1980), Rogue (2013) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Rescue movies.


Born to Be Wild (2011)

Dedicated teams in Africa and Borneo save the lives of orphaned elephants and orangutans and prepare them for release back into the wild.

veterinarian, animal, animal trainer, african native, poacher, charming, heartwarming

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Stairway to Heaven (1946)

A British airman escapes death by mistake and resists the messenger who keeps summoning him to the beyond.

pilot, conductor, radio operator, doctor, judge, angel, airy

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One Day in September (1999)

Filmmaker Kevin MacDonald documents terrorism against Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Olympics. Narrated by Michael Douglas.

athlete, police officer, terrorist, tense, chilling, frightening, munich

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Betrayed (2018)

Russian gangsters kidnap a corrupt politician's daughter when they learn he's been cooperating with a rival cartel.

mayor, russian mobster, daughter, detective, brutal, confident, creative

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WALL-E (2008)

After years of tidying up an Earth devoid of humanity, a robot janitor (Ben Burtt) meets a mechanical scout and chases her across the galaxy.

robot, friend, captain, playful, creative, inspiring, earth

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The Mermaid (2016)

A beautiful mermaid (Jelly Lin) falls for a developer (Deng Chao) who threatens the ecosystem of her species.

real estate agent, mermaid, sea creature, beautiful woman, airy, emotional, heartwarming

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The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Yoda teaches Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) to be a Jedi knight, and Han Solo (Harrison Ford) woos Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher), as Darth Vader returns to threaten the rebel forces trying to save the galaxy.

knight, princess, mentor, robot, nemesis, rebel, thrilling

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Rogue (2013)

An undercover detective is tormented by the possibility that her actions contributed to a tragedy.

journalist, guide, ex-husband, photographer, teen girl, father, frightening

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Godzilla (1954)

A fire-breathing behemoth terrorizes Japan after an atomic bomb awakens it from its centuries-old sleep.

godzilla, japanese man, japanese woman, japanese soldier, child, scientist, brooding

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Don't Kill It (2016)

A grizzled demon hunter (Dolph Lundgren) joins forces with a reluctant FBI agent (Kristina Klebe) to battle an ancient evil that can possess whoever kills it.

murderer, bounty hunter, demon, priest, police chief, fbi agent, brutal

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Crime Story (1993)

A Hong Kong detective (Jackie Chan) teams with a police veteran (Kent Cheng) to rescue a wealthy businessman from kidnappers.

inspector, asian-american, businessman, kidnapper, criminal, airy, amusing

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Last Breath (2018)

Stranded at the bottom of the North Sea with only five minutes of oxygen remaining and no chance of rescue, a diver struggles to survive.

diver, historian, archivist, engaging, gripping, intense, tense

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The Magic Flute (1975)

A prince rescues a princess (Irma Urrila) from a sorcerer (Ulrik Cold) in this version of Mozart's opera.

prince, princess, queen, king, hunter, dreamy, lighthearted

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Wreckers (2011)

A man moves back to his childhood town with his wife to start a family, but a surprise visit from his brother exposes lies from the couple's past.

wife, husband, brother, soldier, intense, emotional, suspenseful

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Sesame Street Presents: Follow That Bird (1985)

Big Bird, whisked away to Illinois by a misguided social worker, sets out to rejoin his friends in New York.

social worker, heartwarming, endearing, illinois, farm, carnival, household

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Before the Rain (1994)

This acclaimed Macedonian drama presents intersecting romantic storylines set both in that country and abroad. A young monk named Kiril (Grégoire Colin) becomes involved with Zamira (Labina Mitevska), an Albanian girl accused of murder, while far away in London, Aleksander (Rade Serbedzija), a weary photojournalist, meets with his married lover, Anne (Katrin Cartlidge). When Aleksander returns to his Macedonian village, his life crosses paths with characters from earlier in the film.

monk, fugitive, girl, photojournalist, lover, emotional, passionate

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The Challenger Disaster (2013)

Physicist Richard Feynman (William Hurt) investigates the cause of the 1986 space shuttle Challenger disaster.

physicist, nobel laureate, astronaut, scientist, criminal, intense, patriotic

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Inherit the Wind (1960)

A fundamentalist orator (Fredric March) opposes a liberal lawyer (Spencer Tracy) defending a Darwinist teacher in the 1920s South.

lawyer, teacher, reporter, intense, somber, suspenseful, witty

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InuYasha: The Castle Beyond the Looking Glass (2002)

InuYasha and his companions try to prevent a demon's minions from weaving a powerful spell.

hero, friend, demon, enemy, princess, villain, creative

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The Cat Returns (2002)

A high-school student (Chizuru Ikewaki) encounters a magic world of talking cats after saving a feline prince from an oncoming truck.

teen girl, cat, king, prince, friend, creative, spectacular

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Marvel's the Avengers (2012)

S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) recruits a team of superheroes to pull the world back from the brink of disaster when an unexpected enemy threatens global security.

thor, brother, iron man, captain america, director, superhero, spectacular

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Terror at the Opera (1987)

A hooded figure forces a young diva (Cristina Marsillach) to watch as he murders performers in a production of Verdi's opera "Macbeth."

actress, opera singer, opera director, murderer, macbeth, detective, bleak

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The Dark Knight (2008)

When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, Batman must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.

villain, superhero, criminal, gangster, batman, district attorney, dark

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Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)

A teacher and three schoolgirls at Appleyard College disappear in 1900.

student, young girl, young boy, headmistress, teacher, police officer, eerie

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The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

A mad, masked composer (Lon Chaney) holds a singer (Mary Philbin) captive in the catacombs beneath the Paris Opera House and grooms her for stardom.

phantom, singer, pretty woman, suitor, creepy, tense, paris

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Troubled Water (2008)

After serving time in prison for the murder of a child, Jan Thomas (Pål Sverre Valheim Hagen) finds work as a church organist, where he wins the affections of Anna (Ellen Dorrit Petersen), a single mother and pastor. Having acquired the job under his middle name, Thomas, Jan conceals his past from Anna as their relationship progresses. However, he cannot maintain his secret when the mother of the murdered child (Trine Dyrholm) recognizes him at the church.

organist, pastor, mother, son, daughter, tense, dark

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Save the Green Planet! (2003)

Lee Byeong-gu (Shin Ha-kyun) is convinced that there are aliens from Andromeda among us, plotting to destroy Earth. He believes that Kang Man-shik (Baek Yun-shik), the head of a chemical production company, is their leader, and he kidnaps him. Holing up in his secret lair, Byeong-gu interrogates and tortures the supposed alien, hoping that he will confess to his crimes against humanity and call off the planned destruction of the planet before it is too late.

executive, girlfriend, police officer, inspector, dark, gory, frenetic

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Schindler's List (1993)

In German-occupied Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazi Germans.

worker, nazi, businessperson, brooding, emotional, auschwitz, factory

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Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984)

A princess learns the truth about a toxic forest and battles an evil ruler's plans to destroy it.

princess, sword fighter, hunter, friend, enemy, fighter, creative

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Insyriated (2017)

In Damascus, a mother attempts to keep her family safe as war rages and a sniper lies in wait outside her home.

mother, child, neighbor, sniper, family, survivor, bleak

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