Movies like Cannonball Run II

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Cannonball Run II (1984)
 5.1
 14K
Cannonball Run II (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The original characters from the first Cannonball Run movie compete in an illegal race across the country once more in various cars and trucks.
Style: humorous, feel good, offbeat, not serious, cult film, idiotic, road movie, awful, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: car, car chase, chase, monkey, hotel, slave, highway, deception, lie, old woman, alter ego, hotel room, military uniform, magnet, gangsters, tunnel, adventure, on the road, friends, contests and competitions, partners, ambition, adventurer, chases and races, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, connecticut, las vegas

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Most similar movies to Cannonball Run II

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, cult film and funny films with plots about chase, chases and races, partners, mentor, car chase, storytelling and disorder mostly in Comedy, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Cannonball Run II: Smokey and the Bandit (1977), Smokey and the Bandit II (1980), Cannonball Fever (1989), Hooper (1978), Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Cannonball Run (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cross-country road race is based on an actual event, the Cannonball Baker Sea to Shining Sea Memorial Trophy Dash, organized by Brock Yates to protest the 55 mph speed limit then in effect in the U.S. The Cannonball was named for Erwin G. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: chase, on the road, car race, rivalry, chases and races, contests and competitions, escapades, race against time, partners, adventure, cross country, underdog ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Smokey and the Bandit (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A race car driver tries to transport an illegal beer shipment from Texas to Atlanta in under 28 hours, picking up a reluctant bride-to-be on the way.
Style: road movie, humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, hitchhiker, beer, bet, race against time, on the road, dancer, escape, hamburger, coca cola, sheriff, biker ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, texas, georgia, alabama, mississippi ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Smokey and the Bandit II (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Bandit goes on another cross-country run, transporting an elephant from Florida to Texas. And, once again, Sheriff Buford T. Justice is on his tail.
Style: road movie, humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, chase, car chase, on the road, elephant, friends, chaos and mayhem, escapades, chases and races, crimes, on the run, misfit ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, texas, florida, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Cannonball Fever (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An illegal race that takes place over the United States and nothing will stop this bunch of racers except for the occasional cop or a damsel in distress. Jackie Chan's car is not in this one, but many new cars make up for that. Who will win? ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, cult film ...
Plot: chase, car chase, on the road, car race, rivalry, underdog, ambition, adventurer, crimes, chases and races, escapades, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 6K
Hooper (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Burt Reynolds plays a legendary stunt man known as Sonny Hooper, who remains one of the top men in his field, but due to too many stressful impacts to the spine and the need to pop pain killers several times a day, he knows he should get out of the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, light, intense ...
Plot: hollywood, bar fight, friendship, rivalry, filmmaking, stuntman, chase, partners, aging, ambition, danger, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, future
Place: usa, california, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Enos duo convince Cletus, aka The Bandit, to come out of hiding and help them promote their new restaurant. With a little coaxing, he agrees, producing an almost-creaky Trigger as his mode of transport. But his nemesis, Sheriff Buford T. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, road movie, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, on the road, car chase, on the run, cross country, partners, disorder, buddies, rivalry, silly humor, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Any Which Way You Can (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight - as he does - to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business. He decides to retire from fighting, but when the Mafia come along and arrange another fight, he is pushed into it. A ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, fight, mafia, motorcycle gang, woman in danger, dishonesty, rivalry, friendship, contests and competitions, fist fighting, orangutan, monkey ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 3K
The Big Bus (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The ultimate disaster film parody. A nuclear powered bus is making it's maiden non-stop trip from New York to Denver. The journey is plagued by disasters due to the machinations of a mysterious group allied with the oil lobby. Will the down on ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, idiotic, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bus, parody, catastrophe, chase, adventure, daring rescue, save the day, nothing goes right, misfit, odd couple, disorder, technology gone awry ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, colorado, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 4K
Carquake! (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Coy "Cannonball" Buckman (David Carradine) and his blazing red Pontiac enter the Trans-America Grand Prix, an underground road race spanning the continent in which there are no rules, no speed limits and no heed for the law. En route, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, on the road, chase, anti heroes, anti hero, martial artist, ambition, underdog, off the road, super vehicle, adventurer, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Gumball Rally (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of people from different backgrounds have one thing in common: when they hear the world "gumball" whispered by one of the others, they know that it's time for the Gumball Rally: a no-holds barred, secret, winner-take-all rally ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, road movie, cult film
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: chase, car race, buddies, disorder, cross country, chaos, car chase, rivalry, chaos and mayhem, chases and races, fugitives, escapades ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 34K
Hit and Run (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Former getaway driver Charlie Bronson jeopardizes his Witness Protection Plan identity in order to help his girlfriend get to Los Angeles. The feds and Charlie's former gang chase them on the road.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, intense, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, witness protection, danger, gang war, crimes, crime, love and romance, nothing goes right, beautiful scenery, getaway driver, runaway, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Every Which Way But Loose (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Philo Beddoe is your regular, easygoing, truck-driving guy. He's also the best bar-room brawler west of the Rockies. And he lives with a 165-pound orangutan named Clyde. Like other guys, Philo finally falls in love - with a flighty singer who ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, road movie, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: on the road, orangutan, gambling, camping, motel, fall in love, contests and competitions, buddies, love and romance, ambition, bet, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: colorado, california, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Things Are Tough All Over (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cheech and Chong are hired to drive a limo from Chicago to Las Vegas by two shady Arabs - Mr. Slyman and Prince Habib. Unbeknownst to them, five million dollars of dirty money has been stuffed throught the car.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, pornography, laundromat, transvestite, lust, submachine gun, limousine, money laundering, comedy team, duo, latin, arab ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: las vegas, chicago illinois, usa, midwest, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
They Call Me Bruce? (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Get set for all the zany fun in this hilarious comedy about an Asian immigrant that everyone calls "Bruce", because of his resemblance to the legendary Bruce Lee. Bruce unknowingly works as cook for the Mob and is duped into making ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hitman, undercover, gang, bruce lee, culture clash, cons and scams, crimes, gangsters, goofy hero, working undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, las vegas, chicago illinois, new york, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 3K
Stroker Ace (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Stroker Ace, a champion NASCAR driver, is standing at the top of his career, but is getting fed up with having to do as he's told. In between rebelling against his sponsor (a fried chicken chain)'s promotion gimmicks (like making him dress ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, feel good, cult film
Plot: racing, rivalry, race, contests and competitions, chases and races, rise to the top, cons and scams, workplace, silly humor, friends, ambition, fighting the system ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Loose Cannons (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mac, the two fisted savy cop finds that he's being saddled with a new partner, a known burn out, to work with him on a new and difficult case. The new partner is, Ellis, an amazing detective, one who puts Sherlock Holmes to shame with his ...
Style: humorous, captivating, absurd, dark humor, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: disorder, track down, police investigation, murder, odd couple, gang, investigation, law enforcement, deadly, partners, crime, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, germany, washington d.c., europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Watch Out, We're Mad (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a tied 1st place in a local stunt race, two drivers start a contest to decide who of them will own the prize, a dune buggy. But when a mobster destroys the car, they are determined to get it back.
Style: buddy movie, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, bumper car, hitman, car accident, crime boss, truck driver, criminal heroes, gangsters, chases and races, crimes, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Grand Theft Auto (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A rich girl steals her dad's Rolls Royce and heads off to Las Vegas to get married. However, her angry parents, a jealous suitor, and a bunch of reward seekers are determined to stop her.
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: car chase, crimes, disorder, couples, eccentric family, police chase, partners, criminal heroes, on the road, young lovers, odd couple, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: las vegas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The Dukes of Hazzard (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cousins Bo and Luke Duke and their car "General Lee", assisted by Cousin Daisy and Uncle Jesse, have a running battle with the authorities of Hazzard County (Boss Hogg and Sheriff Coltrane), plus a string of ne'er-do-wells often ...
Style: witty, exciting, humorous, not serious, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, countryside, police corruption, cousin cousin relationship, farm, car, culture clash, anti hero, odd couple, misfit, tough law enforcer, anti heroes ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, colorado, georgia, kentucky, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A group of strangers come across a man dying after a car crash who proceeds to tell them about the $350,000 he buried in California. What follows is the madcap adventures of those strangers as each attempts to claim the prize for himself.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, road movie, epic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, chase, race, on the road, money, car chase, desert, farce, adventure, group of strangers, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Midnight Madness (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A genius grad student organizes an all-night treasure hunt in which five rival teams composed of colorful oddballs furiously match wits with one another while trying to locate and decipher various cryptic clues planted ingeniously around Los Angeles.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, not serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: college, rivalry, quest, scavenger hunt, adventure, school, contests and competitions, disorder, buddies, partners, teenage life, race against time ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.5
 50K
Taxi 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cabdriver and a cop race to Paris to rescue a love interest and the Japanese minister of defense from kidnappers.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, police investigation, chase, kidnapping, rescue, gang, taxi, hostage, yakuza, bug, silly humor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: marseille provence, france, paris france, europe, marseille ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Aces Go Places IV: You Never Die Twice (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, New Zealand
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Baldy and King Kong shuttle between New Zealand and Hong Kong to recover a hi-tech prism that can impart superhuman powers.
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, crime, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer, reluctant partners, babies and infants, partners against crime, farce, friends, martial arts, car chase, unlikely partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 39K
Taxi 3 (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gang of thieves calling themselves the Santa Claus Gang are wreaking havoc, and the police can't keep up. Police Captain Gilbert is distracted by a Chinese reporter writing a story on his squad, and taxi driver Daniel is in the midst of a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: car chase, boss and employee, taxi driver, police investigation, unlikely partners, buddies, incompetent police, friends, skiing, gang, crimes, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, marseille, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.5
 71K
Midnight Run (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: An accountant embezzles $15 million of mob money, jumps bail and is chased by bounty hunters, the FBI, and the Mafia.
Style: humorous, witty, talky, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, chase, on the road, police surveillance, crimes, crime, odd couple, partners, chases and races, race against time, organized crime, fear of flying ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, los angeles, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.8
 5K
Let It Ride (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gambler used to losing is having a very good day.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, funny, suspense ...
Plot: gambling, bet, luck, security guard, farce, partners, dishonesty, buddies, disorder, friends, fish out of water, ambition ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.2
 4K
The race (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 89 min.
Story: For all who remember Cannonball Run. Here is a modern twist on the subject. The longest, wildest and funniest car race, ever. From Oslo to the North Cape. The only rule is getting there first!
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, exciting, humorous
Plot: car, car chase, rivalry, father daughter relationship, chases and races, race, contests and competitions, ambition, family relations, family problems, parents and children, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Armed and Dangerous (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dooley, a cop wrongly sacked for corruption, teams up with a useless defence lawyer in their new careers... as security guards. When the two are made fall guys for a robbery at a location they are guarding, the pair begin to investigate corruption ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, witty, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: corruption, heist, crimes, crime, friendship, nothing goes right, witnessing a crime, partners against crime, on the run, comedy of errors, goofy hero, master criminal ...
Time: 80s
Place: norway, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Mad Mission 3: Our Man from Bond Street (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A master thief is duped by lookalikes for James Bond and the Queen of England into stealing a valuable gem from a heavily guarded location then must help the police recover it.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, criminal heroes, secret agents, crime, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, crimes, chases and races, goofy hero, silly humor, chase, car chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.6
 4K
D.C. Cab (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The tale of a hapless group of cabbies and a rundown cab company owned by Harold. Albert comes to town with a dream of starting his own cab company but needs to motivate Harold's employees to want to make something out of themselves. It is only ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, workplace situations, city life, siblings relations, ambition, underdog, urban, misfit, society, fish out of water, unlikely partners, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%