Movies like Cannonball Run II

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Cannonball Run II (1984)
 5.1
 14K
Cannonball Run II (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, USA
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, idiotic, road movie, awful, sexy, entertaining, funny
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: car chase, car, chase, monkey, hotel, slave, highway, deception, old woman, lie, hotel room, alter ego, 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: california, usa, connecticut, cross country, 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, funny and semi serious films with plots about chase, chases and races, partners, disorder, dialogue, redemption and car chase 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), Any Which Way You Can (1980). 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: exciting, humorous, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: chase, car race, on the road, rivalry, contests and competitions, chases and races, race against time, partners, escapades, adventure, underdog, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, cross country, 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, exciting, humorous, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitchhiker, car chase, beer, race against time, bet, on the road, anti hero, coca cola, dancer, sheriff, escape, hamburger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, cross country, texas, georgia, arkansas ...
⇓ 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, not serious, realistic, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, on the road, elephant, on the run, partners, disorder, buddies, race against time, rivalry, friends, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: cross country, usa, texas, florida, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, semi serious, realistic, intense, surreal
Plot: chase, car chase, on the road, car race, chases and races, contests and competitions, escapades, crimes, friends, adventurer, chaos, ambition ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 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: exciting, humorous, semi serious, light, intense ...
Plot: filmmaking, bar fight, rivalry, friendship, stuntman, chase, hollywood, chases and races, crimes, contests and competitions, danger, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, future
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, captivating, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, fight, motorcycle gang, gangsters, woman in danger, dishonesty, contests and competitions, rivalry, friendship, orangutan, motorcycle, streetfighting ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 3K
The Big Bus (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Action
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, chase, adventure, nothing goes right, daring rescue, save the day, technology gone awry, disorder, heroic mission, misfit, odd couple ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, colorado, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, humorous, semi serious, road movie
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: chase, car race, contests and competitions, chases and races, buddies, partners, disorder, fish out of water, on the run, chaos, car chase, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, new york, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, semi serious, exciting, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, martial artist, kung fu master, chase, chaos, race against time, danger, misfit, off the road, super vehicle, buddies, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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
Plot: on the road, orangutan, gambling, camping, motel, contests and competitions, fall in love, buddies, bet, dishonesty, track down, ambition ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: colorado, california, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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
Plot: desert, pornography, limousine, arab, laundromat, lust, comedy team, money laundering, gas station, pornographer, chase, disorder ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: las vegas, usa, midwest, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 33K
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: exciting, humorous, semi serious, intense, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, witness protection, danger, gang war, crime, love and romance, nothing goes right, beautiful scenery, getaway driver, runaway, twists & turns, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, los angeles, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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: feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: rivalry, racing, contests and competitions, athlete's life, chases and races, screwball, dishonesty, partners, fighting the system, friends, rebelliousness, workplace ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
They Call Me Bruce? (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Action
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, realistic, not serious, road movie, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, undercover, bruce lee, culture clash, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, society, hitman, mistaken identity, hidden identity ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, las vegas, australia, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Watch Out, We're Mad (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 101 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: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, bumper car, hitman, crime boss, truck driver, secret identity, danger, disorder, partners, ambition, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983)
Genre: 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, realistic, not serious, road movie, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, on the road, car chase, buddies, disorder, escapades, chases and races, rivalry, race against time, on the run, partners, road trip ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, semi serious, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car, police corruption, car chase, cousin cousin relationship, farm, chase, workplace intrigue, tough law enforcer, chases and races, adventure, partners against crime, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, colorado, georgia, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, entertaining, dark humor, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: disorder, track down, police investigation, murder, partners, deadly, law enforcement, odd couple, gang, friendship, crime, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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: realistic, not serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, crimes, chases and races, master criminal, disorder, law enforcement, buddies, partners, odd couple, car chase, babies and infants, reluctant partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, car chase, money, desert, adventure, group of strangers, disorder, competition ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: college, rivalry, scavenger hunt, adventure, school, on the road, friends, college life, race against time, twins, youth, friendship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mad Mission Part 2: Aces Go Places (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An assassin called Filthy Harry is hired by a shady figure and charged with killing the heroes. The men are framed twice for different robberies by King Kong's new girlfriend, nearly committed to a mental hospital by their devious boss, and ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, gangsters, partners against crime, unlikely partners, crimes, goofy hero, criminal heroes, crime, chases and races, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, odd couple ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, funny, suspense ...
Plot: gambling, bet, luck, ambition, disorder, buddies, partners, friendship, rivalry, friends, dishonesty, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 1K
Mad Mission (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: King Kong, a clever thief who steals a cache of diamonds from some gangsters, frames another thief called White Glove for the crime. That's when the bald detective Albert Au, who has been chasing King Kong for quite some time, pairs with the ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, burglar, policewoman, buddies, dishonesty, partners, criminal heroes, crimes, goofy hero, master criminal, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.8
 2K
Noobz (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four friends hit the road to LA to compete in the Cyberbowl Video Game Championship, but will they be able to compete with the worst hangovers of their lives?
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, light
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: contests and competitions, obsessive quest, computers and web, on the road, buddies, video game, friends, misfit partners, adventure, rivalry, escapades, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.5
 66K
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, crime, odd couple, race against time, partners, chases and races, organized crime, fear of flying, embezzlement ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, manhattan, new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, cross country, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Beverly Hills Ninja (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Haru, an orphaned American who washes ashore in Japan and is mistaken for the great White Ninja of legend. Raised among the finest Ninjas, Haru grows strong and big - very big. With the grace of all Three Stooges rolled into one body, Haru is an ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fish out of water, misfit, ninja, orphan, disorder, heroic mission, goofy hero, crimes, who done it, adoption, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, japan, beverly hills, asia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: realistic, exciting, humorous, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: unlikely partners, goofy hero, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, secret agents, chases and races, crime, criminal heroes, partners against crime, crimes, disorder, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.5
 4K
D.C. Cab (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Action
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, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, nothing goes right, unlikely partners, city life, underdog, partners, disorder, rescue, fish out of water, workplace situations, siblings relations, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: witty, realistic, semi serious, humorous, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: car chase, crimes, disorder, couples, eccentric family, police chase, partners, criminal heroes, young lovers, odd couple, on the road, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: las vegas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%