Movies like Convoy

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Convoy (1978)
 6.4
 15K
Convoy (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff...Based on the country song of same title by C.W. McCall.
Style: humorous, road movie, feel good, exciting, semi serious, cult film, surprise ending, buddy movie, nostalgic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, car chase, chase, rebellion, on the road, police corruption, americana, police, fighting the system, truck driver, waitress, car accident, convoy, truck stop, on the run, vengeance, adventure, partners, anti hero, society, chases and races, law enforcement, buddies, rebelliousness, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona, new mexico, las vegas, texas, mexico

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Most similar movies to Convoy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about chase, chases and races, rivalry, crimes, car chase, vengeance and partners mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Convoy: Smokey and the Bandit (1977), Smokey and the Bandit II (1980), Duel (1971), High-Ballin' (1978), Vanishing Point (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, hitchhiker, beer, road trip, bet, race against time, on the road, speed, fiancee, anti heroes, dancer, friendship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, texas, alabama, mississippi, georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Smokey and the Bandit II (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 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, not serious, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, chase, car chase, road trip, on the road, elephant, partners, buddies, chases and races, on the run, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, mississippi, florida, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 63K
Duel (1971)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Travelling businessman, David Mann, angers the driver of a rusty tanker whilst crossing the Californian desert. A simple trip turns deadly as Mann struggles to stay on the road while the tanker plays cat and mouse with his life.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, road movie, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: road rage, desert, car chase, chase, truck driver, stalking, gas station, psychopath, salesman, chases and races, duel, on the road ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 520
High-Ballin' (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a rash of targeted hijackings threatens to derail the independent trucking business, rig driver "Iron" Duke (Jerry Reed) and his visiting friend, Rane (Peter Fonda), put the brakes on the bad guys by taking the law into their own ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, friendship, truck driver, truck, car chase, hitchhiker, bar fight, machine gun, gang, rivalry, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Vanishing Point (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When his wife goes into a troubled labor while he is on the road over 1200 miles away James Kowalski, an ex race car driver and a former Army Ranger, attempts to elude police while trying to get home. After numerous chases he turns into a Native ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the road, obsessive quest, chases and races, fighting the system, getting home, race against time, law enforcement, adventure, americana, police chase, pursuit ...
Time: 90s
Place: albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Return to Macon County (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1958, two teenagers take their pride and joy, a hopped-up Chevy, and start a cross-country journey to enter it in the National Championship drag races in California. Along the way they hook up with a pretty but dingy waitress who quits her job ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: on the road, friendship, car chase, car, waitress, contests and competitions, partners, rivalry, obsessive quest, adventure, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: california, georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 2K
Borderline (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jeb Maynard is a patrolman guarding the U.S.-Mexican border, whose partner and buddy Scooter has just been murdered. Maynard knows that a smuggler of illegal aliens is responsible for Scooter's death, but the feds insist that drug dealers ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, immigrants, manhunt, border patrol, human trafficking, illegal immigration, chases and races, buddies, heroes, deadly, on the run, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.5
 8K
Black Dog (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con takes a job driving a truck cross country. What he doesn't know is that the truck is filled with illegal weapons and now he must fight to survive and save his family.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: truck, car chase, chases and races, rescue, chase, danger, crimes, partners, race against time, on the run, one man army, ex convict ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Breaker! Breaker! (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Truck driver searches for his brother, who has disappeared in a town run by a corrupt judge.
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: missing person, small town, chase, corruption, police corruption, martial arts, judge, vengeance, partners, buddies, kidnapping, track down ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, future
Place: usa, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
 51K
Over the Top (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sylvester Stallone stars as hard-luck big-rig trucker Lincoln Hawk and takes us under the glaring Las Vegas lights for all the boisterous action of the World Armwrestling Championship. Relying on wits and willpower, Hawk tries to rebuild his life ...
Style: serious, intense, exciting, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: arm wrestling, truck driver, underdog, athlete's life, redemption, custody, sport, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, realistic, not serious, road movie, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, on the road, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, on the run, buddies, race against time, silly humor, disorder, cross country ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Fire Down Below (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Martial arts star Steven Seagal stars in this action drama as Jack Taggart, an undercover agent working for the Environmental Protection Agency. When an EPA representative is murdered in a small Appalachian community, Taggart is sent in -- posing as ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, toxic, investigation, environmentalism, danger, good versus evil, tough law enforcer, deadly, dishonesty, brutality, environment, martial arts ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: kentucky, usa, appalachia, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 4K
Carquake! (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 93 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, realistic, exciting, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, on the road, chase, anti heroes, martial artist, chaos and mayhem, off the road, rally, chaos, super vehicle, danger, obsessive quest ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 1K
Cisco Pike (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cisco is an ex-rock star who has become a drug dealer. A corrupt cop blackmails Cisco to sell marijuana for him. Cisco has one weekend to sell it to his friends.
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, marijuana, heroin addict, pimp, police corruption, police investigation, crimes, drug dealing, dishonesty, law enforcement, partners, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 70s
Place: venice beach california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 4K
Gator (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his release from prison, notorious ex-con and moonshine distiller Gator McKlusky moves in with his father in a cabin in the Okefenokee Swamp. His bootlegging plans are cut short, however, when a federal agent tells McKlusky that he will lose ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: motorboat, espionage, sawed off shotgun, sex on the beach, rivalry, chases and races, lone wolves, state affairs, working undercover, political corruption, crimes, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: united states, usa, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 28K
The Getaway (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, cynical, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, heist, on the run, chase, bank robbery, robbery, betrayal, infidelity, crimes, criminal heroes, couples, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, mexico, usa, latin america, el paso texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 3K
Breakout (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bush pilot is hired for $250,000 to go to Mexico to free an innocent prisoner.
Style: suspenseful, light, exciting, entertaining, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: false accusation, prison, escape, fugitives, chase, manhunt, danger, rescue, adventure, prison life, captivity, warden ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, ireland, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Last Man Standing (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A gang of bank robbers, led by the ultra-violent Snake Underwood, pull off a daring mid-day heist that leaves dozens of burning police cars and scores of innocent victims in its wake. Heading the investigation into the gang is the equally violent ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, betrayal, partners against crime, police investigation, gang, partners, rivalry, crimes, criminal's revenge, master criminal, fighting crime, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 5.1
 15K
Hell Ride (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hell Ride is a 2008 feature film from Larry Bishop being released under the “Quentin Tarantino Presents” banner. The film promises to be a blood and sex-soaked tale of motorcycle revenge and retribution.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, talky, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: biker, gang, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, on the road, buddies, rivalry, misfit, chase, obsessive quest, exploitation, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1976, 70s, year 1969
Place: tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Seven-Ups (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A tough detective who is part of an elite New York City unit is trying to find out who killed his partner, but uncovers a plot to kidnap mobsters for money.
Style: twists and turns, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, ransom, bail bondsman, partners against crime, society, rebellion, gangsters, rivalry, chases and races, law enforcement, fighting crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 3K
Run (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While conveying a Porsche from L.A. to Atlantic City, student Charlie has to make a stop due to engine trouble. Mistaken as rich, he's invited to a big poker game -- and wins big time. However Denny Halloran, son of a mighty mobster, is a bad ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: on the run, chase, police corruption, gambling, fugitives, gangsters, crime, crimes, survival, captivity, murder, college ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future
Place: boston, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 489
Fighting Mad (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An evil corporation tries to pressure a bunch of Arkansas farmers and ranchers to sell their land so they can strip-mine it for coal. The fiercely proud and stubborn Hunter family refuse to give in. This leads to a bitter conflict that results in ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: self defense, good versus evil, heroes, vigilantism, farmer, bow and arrow, gunfight, vigilante, corruption, murder, revenge, violence ...
Place: usa, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Lonely Are the Brave (1962)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A fiercely independent cowboy arranges to have himself locked up in jail in order to then escape with an old friend who has been sentenced to the penitentiary.
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: helicopter, escape, on the run, friendship, horse, chase, runaway, bar fight, prison, prison escape, friendship between men, jail ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1952
Place: new mexico, albuquerque new mexico, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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White Line Fever (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An independent trucker with a pregnant wife fights cargo crooks and the big shot they work for.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, bar fight, violence, chase, truck driver, corruption, fistfight, family in danger, cons and scams, vengeance, fighting crime, danger ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.9
 26K
The Rookie (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Veteran cop Nick Pulovski is used to playing musical partners; many of the partners he's had in the past have died on the job, and often as a result of Nick's risky tactics. But the rookie who's been assigned to help Nick bust a ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, entertaining, intense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: chase, rescue, hostage, police investigation, partners, danger, track down, hostages, car chase, kidnapping, brutality, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 371
Outlaw Blues (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An aspiring musician is released from prison to find that a song he had written while locked up has been stolen and made into a hit record by a country music superstar. When his confrontation with the star takes a violent turn the ex-con has to go ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, suspense, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: prison, musician, criminal, runaway, celebrity, outlaw, celebrity culture, country, false accusation, love and romance, fugitives, rising to stardom ...
Time: 70s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.4
 927
Detroit 9000 (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a fundraiser for a black politician is robbed, Detroit police put two detectives, one white and one black, on the case, who try to work together under boiling political pressure.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, cynical, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: interracial relations, police, murder, violence, party, hitman, prostitution, working undercover, heist, city life, chase, undercover ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two lovers, Mary and Larry, in their Dodge Charger are chased by the police after robbing a grocery store.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, chase, robbery, mechanic, partners, buddies, race against time, law enforcement, store, car chase, police, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 960
Stagecoach (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story follows a stagecoach ride through Old West Apache territory. On board are a cavalry man's pregnant wife, a prostitute with a broken heart, a Marshal taking in his prisoner Johnny Ringo, a crooked gambler, and the infamous Doc Holliday
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, prostitute, desert, old west, pregnancy, stagecoach, rivalry, crimes, chases and races, escapades, partners, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 658
The Junkman (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As film-maker Harlan Hollis drives to a James Dean festival, he's unaware that killers are tracking his every move. The fast and furious race to avoid their net, stay alive and discover who is behind this lethal plan, will take Hollis through a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, car accident, unlikely partners, partners, danger, fugitives, save the day, obsessive quest, memory loss, hostage, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%