Movies like Greed in the Sun

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Greed in the Sun (1964)
 7.1
 2K
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: fight, friendship, desert, truck, french, brothel, pursuit, oil, alcohol, truck driver, sahara, heat wave, femme fatale, sand, drunkenness, jeep, assignment, bar, drunk, machismo, revolver, alarm clock, drinking contest, friend, employee ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: morocco, sahara desert

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Most similar movies to Greed in the Sun

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and exciting films with plots about adventure, disorder, escapades, fistfight, fight, farce and crimes mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Greed in the Sun: The Great Spy Chase (1964), Monsieur Gangster (1963), All the Way Boys (1972), Le Guignolo (1980), Turn the Other Cheek (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Great Spy Chase (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, 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: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting ...
Plot: espionage, secret agents, secret service, widow, castle, undercover, prostitute, heroes, disorder, farce, silly humor, spy ...
Time: 60s
Place: russia, france, switzerland, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Monsieur Gangster (1963)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
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: cynical, biting, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: gambling, hitman, gangsters, parents and children, frame up, couple relations, friendship, murder, mistaken identity, couples, disorder, take over ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: mexico, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, airplane, adventure, fish out of water, treasure hunt, partners, goofy hero, nothing goes right, buddies, danger, odd couple, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: latin america, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.1
 2K
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: con men, prosecution, intelligence, robbery, secret formula, helicopter, top hat, piano, kicked in the groin, kicked in the crotch
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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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: fistfight, brawl, fighting the system, clergy, escapades, dishonesty, society, rebellion, farce, satire, disorder, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colombia, latin america, venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Up to His Ears (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
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, semi serious, realistic, exciting, cult film
Plot: on the run, goofy hero, danger, adventure, disorder, dull life, escapades, crimes, assassination attempt, love and romance, on the road, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, hong kong, himalaya, nepal, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: adventure, kidnapping, spy, crimes, nothing goes right, daring rescue, cons and scams, danger, escapades, romance, disorder, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 5.6
 455
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: sunken ship, journey shown on map, movie star, character appears in newspaper, prohibition, rum, autograph, sailor, bar brawl, fistfight, coast guard, smuggler ...
Time: 1920s
Place: mexico, texas, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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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, feel good, exciting ...
Plot: adventure, adventurer, heist, outlaw, criminal, righting the wronged, folk hero, against the odds, gang, romance, crimes, leadership ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.6
 1K
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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Plot: divorce, french revolution, love and romance, opposites attract, couples, lovers reunited, state affairs, couple relations, adventure, revolution, jealousy, romantic rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: france, brittany, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.2
 9K
Go for It (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 107 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, exciting, not serious, eurospy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: odd couple, parody, mistaken identity, fistfight, cia, undercover, adventure, mad scientist, crimes, partners, heroes, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, italy, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.2
 6K
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: jungle, martial arts, treasure hunt, adventurer, drinking, disguise, woman in danger, human sacrifice, soldier, stranded in the desert, voodoo, secret passage ...
Time: 80s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, South Africa
Duration: 92 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: humorous, realistic, not serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: animals, animal, animal life, adventure, partners, save the day, odd couple, reluctant partners, siblings relations, disorder, family relations, fight ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.2
 2K
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, light ...
Plot: foreign legion, military life, war, heist, adventure, dishonesty, cons and scams, anti war, couple relations, heroic mission, world war two, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, year 1943
Place: tunisia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.7
 2K
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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: stuntman, workplace romance, romance, love and romance, animal life, disorder, love triangle, looking for love, comedy of errors, self discovery, fish out of water, fall in love ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parents and children, crimes, missing person, woman in danger, danger, rivalry, law enforcement, father daughter relationship, heist, disco, death of mother, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: riviera, cote d'azur
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: reboot, semi serious, exciting, witty, stylized ...
Plot: reluctant partners, spy, secret agents, cold war, spies, save the world, stylish, culture clash, undercover, chase, secret service, russian spy ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963
Place: italy, usa, germany, rome italy, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: not serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, treasure hunt, treasure, reluctant partners, escapades, crimes, ship, disorder, friends, ocean or sea, bet, map ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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: fired from the job, man slaps a woman, yacht, liar, swimming pool, car accident, lie, cruise, taxi driver, banker, womanizer, inheritance ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: paris france, france, tahiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Soldier of Fortune (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: sword, soldier, fistfight, duel, honor, knight, insult, sword and sandal, reputation, castle, heroism, dead man ...
Place: italy, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, semi serious, exciting, offbeat, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, bumper car, hitman, car accident, crime boss, truck driver, friends, disorder, ambition, contests and competitions, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Thunder in Paradise (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Terry "Hulk" Hogan stars as R. J. "Hurricane" Spencer who is an ex-Navy S. E. A. L. and confirmed bachelor struggling to make ends meet. In order to save his superboat THUNDER (and ultimately, his business) Spencer is forced into ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: booby trap, skeleton, sports car, cave, swimming, pier, pearl necklace, priest, bodyguard, radar, jungle, magnifying glass ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: florida, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.6
 11K
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, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, friendship, comedy of errors, gang, danger, misfit, escapades, nothing goes right, battles, battle, village, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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From the Orient with Fury (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A scientist who has invented a weapon capable of disintegrating solid matter is kidnapped by a criminal gang, which intends to sell the scientist and his weapon to the highest bidder. A secret agent and the scientist's daughter set out to track ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: secret agent, spy, secret agents, belly dancing, fistfight, tied to a chair, scientist, kidnapping, bound and gagged, espionage, phone booth, caught in the rain ...
Place: madrid, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.8
 113K
Wild Hogs (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Restless and ready for adventure, four suburban bikers leave the safety of their subdivision and head out on the open road. But complications ensue when they cross paths with an intimidating band of New Mexico bikers known as the Del Fuegos.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: road trip, midlife crisis, motorcycle gang, on the road, self discovery, friendship, motorcycle, adventure, buddies, motorcycle chase, escapades, adventurer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new mexico, usa, cincinnati ohio, pacific ocean, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 210 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: road movie, humorous, captivating, feel good, epic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, chase, race, on the road, car chase, money, desert, farce, adventure, group of strangers, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, chase, car chase, road trip, on the road, elephant, chases and races, on the run, buddies, rivalry, escapades, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, mississippi, florida, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.0
 5K
Dead Weight (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Comedy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Prison guard Reggio lets Moltes have a weekly lottery ticket in exchange for his suave relationship advice. When Moltes learns that he has a winning lottery ticket, he breaks out of jail to claim his money. However, Reggio's girlfriend, Pauline ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, adventure, odd couple, unlikely partners, treasure hunt, fugitives, partners, race against time, escapades, chase, tough heroes, lottery ...
Time: contemporary, year 1995, 2000s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, conspiracy, royalty, convent, vengeance, rebelliousness, murder, heroic mission, good versus evil, rivalry, adventure, rebellion ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.9
 3K
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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: train, cat burglar, heist, partners, cons and scams, mastermind, disorder, mate swapping, chases and races, adventure, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, belgium, normandy, paris france, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%