Movies like Greed in the Sun

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Greed in the Sun (1964)
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Greed in the Sun (1964)
Original name: Cent mille dollars au soleil
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Marec, a truck driver is sent by his boss to track down through the Morroccan desert a reckless youngster who stole a brand-new truck and its payload. Riddled with bad luck, Marec will face the dangers of the desert, as well as a fishy partner, and a reluctant, misogynist tow-truck helper until the climactic fight.
Style: road movie
Plot: friendship, desert, truck, french, brothel, oil, alcohol, truck driver, sahara, femme fatale, bar, drunk, machismo, road accident, bar fight, friends who hate each other, taunting, plan gone wrong, belly dancer, buddy, drunkenness, hit in the face, pursuit, punch, sweat ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: morocco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, exciting and semi serious films with plots about adventure, disorder, escapades, fight, fistfight, crimes and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Greed in the Sun: Monsieur Gangster (1963), All the Way Boys (1972), Le Guignolo (1980), Turn the Other Cheek (1974), That Man from Rio (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Monsieur Gangster (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Action, Crime
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aging gangster, Fernand Naudin is hoping for a quiet retirement when he suddenly inherits a fortune from an old friend, a former gangster supremo known as the Mexican. If he is ambivalent about his new found wealth, Fernand is positively ...
Style: clever, semi serious, witty, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: gambling, hitman, love and romance, crimes, take over, rise to the top, crime, friends, frame up, love triangle, custody, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
All the Way Boys (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The "Trinity" crew makes another modern era film. Plata and Salud are pilots ditching aircraft for insurance money. They wind up crashing for real in the jungles of South America. The plot involves "Mr. Big", who is buying the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, airplane, adventure, fish out of water, partners, treasure hunt, danger, buddies, disorder, dishonesty, chaos and mayhem, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: latin america, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Le Guignolo (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the failure of his recent criminal exploits, international con artist Alexandre Dupré sets off for Venice to try to dupe some Japanese business men into buying a fake copy of a stolen Caneletto. On the aeroplane, a stranger asks him to look ...
Plot: robbery, prosecution, intelligence, secret formula, helicopter, piano, top hat
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Turn the Other Cheek (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two missionaries (Bud Spencer and Terence Hill) come into conflict with the authorities when they turn their missionary into a parrot farm. The Bishop of Maracaibo calls them his 'black sheep' and the Monsignore has been called to check on ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: disorder, dishonesty, fighting the system, escapades, adventure, rebellion, society, rebelliousness, clergy, parrot, missionary, brawl ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colombia, latin america, venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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That Man from Rio (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Farce, spy spoof, and adventure. Swarthy thieves ignore jewels to steal an Amazon figurine from the Museum of Man in Paris' Trocadero Palace and kidnap the world's authority on the lost Maltec civilization. Cut to Agnes, the daughter of a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: adventure, kidnapping, spy, nothing goes right, daring rescue, crimes, disorder, danger, escapades, romance, cons and scams, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Up to His Ears (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Up the Himalayas... Up the Yang-tze... Up in a balloon... Up-stage with a stripper... Up-town in Hong Kong... You can't keep a great adventurer down
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: on the run, disorder, danger, adventure, goofy hero, dull life, assassination attempt, love and romance, escapades, crimes, on the road, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, nepal, hong kong, himalaya, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Great Spy Chase (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Action, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A cold-war spy parody. After the death of an armaments manufacturer, an international group of spies is drawn into a high-stakes battle of wits to obtain the valuable military patents which have been inherited by the lovely widow.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, exciting
Plot: espionage, castle, secret service, widow, undercover, prostitute, farce, secret agents, disorder, heroes, spy, attempted murder ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, switzerland, russia, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Africa, many years ago, Slim and Tom don't like it when a German tyrant, starts selling all of the African wildlife to Canadian Zoo's! Slim and Tom must teach this guy a lesson by beating the hell out of him and his gang, left and ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: animal, family relations, odd couple, friends, rivalry, siblings relations, gang, partners, disorder, animal life, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Swashbuckler (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Nicolas Philibert goes to America after killing a French aristocrat. On his return he tries to divorce his wife, Charlotte, but when he sees others trying to woo her his own interest is rekindled.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: divorce, french revolution, love and romance, lovers reunited, couples, opposites attract, couple relations, adventure, state affairs, revolution, jealousy, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: france, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 402
Rum Runners (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In the prohibition years, the 'rumrunners' travel through the Caribbean Sea with the forbidden liquor barely escaping the ship patrols. While on the run, one of the bootleggers falls in love with an actress on a movie set.
Plot: liquor, rum, sword duel, coast guard, fistfight, bar brawl, car over cliff, character appears in newspaper, sunken ship, frenchman, sailor, autograph ...
Time: 1920s
Place: jamaica, texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Swords of Blood (1962)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the 18th century, Louis de Bourguignon is working with the Malichot's gang, but their ways are too 'unethical' for him. He creates his own band, acting under the name of Cartouche, making audacious robberies of the rich people, and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: adventure, adventurer, outlaw, heist, righting the wronged, folk hero, gang, romance, against the odds, leadership, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Firewalker (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A pair of adventurers try to track down an ancient Aztec/Mayan/Egyptian/Apache horde of gold.
Style: buddy comedy, semi serious, humorous, surprise ending, one man show
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, martial arts, adventurer, soldier, drinking, voodoo, secret passage, temple, gold, human sacrifice, bar fight ...
Time: 80s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Go for It (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mason is driving a truck when he takes on his lorry Rosco a hitchhiker. Traffic police stop them for a control but they are confused for two robbers. They manage to escape in a very strange way from this situation, but just to fall in a worse one. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: odd couple, mistaken identity, fistfight, cia, partners against crime, chases and races, adventure, save the day, martial arts, deadly, partners, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Animal (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mike (Jean-Paul Belmondo) is a stuntman who works with his girlfriend Jane (Raquel Welch). On their wedding day Mike and Jane are forced by producers to do a stunt for a film they are working on. Mike, annoyed doesn't look on the road and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Plot: stuntman, workplace romance, love and romance, fall in love, twins, fish out of water, love triangle, dishonesty, animal life, looking for love, disorder, unlikely couple ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Half a Chance (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Alice Tomaso (Paradis) gets out of jail, and goes looking for Léo (Belmondo) and Julien (Delon), one of whom, it appears, is her father. On the way, she steals the wrong car - one belonging to the Russian mafia, and arrives at her destination with ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parents and children, crimes, woman in danger, danger, missing person, law enforcement, rivalry, father daughter relationship, disco, heist, death of mother, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: cote d'azur, riviera, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: At the height of the Cold War, a mysterious criminal organization plans to use nuclear weapons and technology to upset the fragile balance of power between the United States and Soviet Union. CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB agent Illya Kuryakin are ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, witty, stylized, entertaining ...
Plot: reluctant partners, secret agents, save the world, spy, cold war, russian spy, chase, culture clash, villainess, reboot, spies, race against time ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963
Place: italy, usa, germany, berlin germany, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Soldier of Fortune (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: sword, soldier, fistfight, friendship, horse, friend, knight, insult, duel, fight, actress, book ...
Place: italy, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Keep Your Hands Off the Island (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Action
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alan gets a map to some war treasure which the Japanese army left behind on a small Pacific island at the end of World War II. But some gangsters try to steal the map from him and so he hides on Charlie's boat which just leaves the harbor. He ...
Style: exciting, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, treasure hunt, treasure, partners, buddies, disorder, map, ship, adventurer, ocean or sea, friends, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: agent, spy, good versus evil, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, secret government organization, undercover agent, mission, friendship, chase, loss of friend, murder, memory loss ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, europe, england, washington d.c., alps ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Vultures (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: April 5, 1943: a battalion of the Foreign Legion arrives in El Ksour, Tunisia, to escort a fortune in gold bars to the home front. A German ambush awaits, and all but four die. Thanks to the street smarts of Sergeant Augagneur, the Legionnaires ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, suspense ...
Plot: foreign legion, war, military life, dishonesty, anti war, heist, adventure, couple relations, cons and scams, heroic mission, betrayal, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, year 1943
Place: tunisia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 ⇓
65%
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Delta Farce (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three bumbling Army reservists are hustled onto a plane headed for combat in Iraq -- but the fact that the plane drops them in Mexico doesn't stop them from "liberating" what they believe to be the Middle East.
Style: humorous, absurd, entertaining, satirical, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, friendship, comedy of errors, danger, gang, escapades, misfit, nothing goes right, battle, village, desert, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Tender Scoundrel (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jean-Paul Belmondo is a lovable lothario who delights in his womanizing ways in this ribald comedy adventure. When two women can't get enough of him, he is chased to Tahiti and back to Paris by admiring females. His experiences are exhausting ...
Plot: lie, cello, rich woman, pacific island, high society, lack of money, skiing, liar, cruise, swimming pool, fired from a job, compulsive liar ...
Time: 1960s
Place: tahiti, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Daughter of D'Artagnan (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: It is 1654, in the South of France. When horsemen follow a runaway slave into the convent where he's taken sanctuary and kill both the fugitive and the Mother Superior, they little realise that one of the novices is the spirited daughter of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musketeer, revolution, convent, good versus evil, vengeance, clergy, murder, heroes, parents and children, heroic mission, state affairs, escapades ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
OSS 117: Lost in Rio (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: French top secret agent, Hubert Bonisseur de la Bath, is sent to Rio to buy microfilms from a running nazi. To do so, he has to team up with Mossad secret services.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, entertaining, witty ...
Plot: hippie, secret agent, femme fatale, reluctant partners, adventure, escapades, goofy hero, heroic mission, working undercover, secret agents, secret service, womanizer ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1967, 1960s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Brain (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Arthur and Anatole are two little robbers. They want to rob money, money that will travel in a special train from Paris to Bruxelles. They don't know that other people have planned to do the same thing.
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: train, cat burglar, heist, partners, dishonesty, disorder, mastermind, mate swapping, crimes, cons and scams, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, belgium, paris france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 ⇓
59%
They Call Me Renegade (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While on his travel across the Southwestern United States, with his Jeep CJ Renegade and his chestnut colt named Joe Brown, Luke meets Matt, son of a friend of his, Moose, who is in jail. Moose asks Luke to take care of Matt, and to help him to take ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: horse, lone wolves, cons and scams, crimes, adventure, custody, dishonesty, disorder, going straight, hopes, renegades, mistaken identity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, usa, italy, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Nothing to Lose (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Advertising executive Nick Beame learns that his wife is sleeping with his employer. In a state of despair, he encounters a bumbling thief whose attempted carjacking goes awry when Nick takes him on an involuntary joyride. Soon the betrayed ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, funny, surprise ending, absurd ...
Plot: on the road, desert, infidelity, friends, social differences, society, rivalry, urban ghetto, crimes, dishonesty, culture clash, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 ⇓
58%
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