Movies like Fool's Gold

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Fool's Gold (2008)
 5.7
 79K
Fool's Gold (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Treasure hunter Ben "Finn" Finnegan has sunk his marriage to Tess and his trusty boat in his obsessive quest to find the legendary Queen's Dowry. When he finds a vital clue that may finally pinpoint the treasure's whereabouts, he drags Tess and her boss, billionaire Nigel Honeycutt, along on the hunt. But Finn is not the only one interested in the gold; his former mentor-turned-enemy Moe Fitch will stop at nothing to beat him to it.
Style: exciting, realistic, ridiculous, entertaining, scenic, light, semi serious, humorous, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, sunken treasure, escapades, adventurer, obsessive quest, beautiful scenery, treasure, yacht, ex husband ex wife relationship, treasure hunter, rivalry, golddigger, renewed love, boat, couple relations, male female relationship, chase, ocean, gold, divorce, hidden treasure, cave, spoiled brat, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, spain, chicago illinois, florida, caribbean

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Most similar movies to Fool's Gold

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, entertaining and realistic films with plots about adventure, chase, escapades, treasure hunt, fight scenes, mentor and dialogue mostly in Adventure, Action and Comedy genres. Some movies like Fool's Gold: Sahara (2005), National Treasure (2004), Six Days Seven Nights (1998), Romancing the Stone (1984), The Rundown (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
 97K
Sahara (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure ...
Style: exciting, buddy comedy, entertaining, scenic, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, adventurer, desert, obsessive quest, treasure hunter, adventure, archaeology, escapades, good versus evil, explorer, tyrant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, sahara, nigeria, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
National Treasure (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, serious, clever, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, treasure, archaeologist, riddles and clues, adventurer, legends and myths, treasure hunter, archaeology, ancient, obsessive quest, artifact ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1830s, 1770s, 18th century ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., philadelphia, boston, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Six Days Seven Nights (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Quinn, a grouchy pilot living the good life in the South Pacific, agrees to transfer a savvy fashion editor, Robin, to Tahiti, he ends up stranded on a deserted island with her after their plane crashes. The pair avoid each other at first, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: survival, island, stranded, initially antagonists, jungle, adventure, love and romance, opposites attract, fall in love, air disaster, battle of the sexes, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: hawaii, usa, tahiti, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Romancing the Stone (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Though she can spin wild tales of passionate romance, novelist Joan Wilder has no life of her own. Then one day adventure comes her way in the form of a mysterious package. It turns out that the parcel is the ransom she'll need to free her ...
Style: feel good, exciting, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: unlikely couple, treasure hunt, jungle, adventure, escapades, opposites attract, map, gem, stranded, romance, chase, treasure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, south america, latin america, central america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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 6.6
 106K
The Rundown (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Travis, the mouthy son of a criminal, disappears in the Amazon in search of a treasured artifact, his father sends in Beck, who becomes Travis's rival for the affections of Mariana, a mysterious Brazilian woman. With his steely ...
Style: buddy comedy, stylized, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, treasure hunt, tough guy, treasure, adventure, bounty hunter, gold, lone hero, heroes, respect, slavery, amazon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: brazil, latin america, los angeles, south america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Jewel of the Nile (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Wilder is thrust back into a world of murder, chases, foreign intrigue... and love. This time out she's duped by a duplicitous Arab dignitary who brings her to the Middle East, ostensibly to write a book about his life. Of course he's ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, family outing, girls' night ...
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, couple relations, love and romance, archaeologist, novelist, escapades, lifestyle, writer's life, woman in danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, treasure ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, middle east, egypt, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.9
 76K
Into the Blue (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When they take some friends on an extreme sport adventure, the last thing Jared and Sam expect to see below the shark-infested waters is a legendary pirate ship rumored to contain millions of dollars in gold. But their good fortune is short-lived, ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, island, treasure, adventure, shipwreck, diving, gold, ocean, shark, escapades, dangerous attraction, expedition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Benjamin Franklin Gates and Dr. Abigail Chase re-team with Riley Poole and, now armed with a stack of long-lost pages from John Wilkes Booth's diary, Ben must follow a clue left there to prove his ancestor's innocence in the assassination ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, ancient mystery, adventurer, treasure, archaeologist, riddles and clues, archaeology, artifact, adventure, escapades, secret, letter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1860s, 2000s, 19th century ...
Place: paris france, london, washington d.c., south dakota, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Adaptation (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After seeing Raiders of the Lost Ark in 1981, three 12 year old friends, Chris Strompolos, Eric Zala and Jayson Lamb, began filming their own shot-by-shot adaptation of the Spielberg classic in the backyards of their Mississippi homes. After 6 ...
Style: exciting, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: coming of age, adventure, treasure hunt, good versus evil, master villain, rivalry, adventurer, youth, heroes, obsessive quest, escapades, heroic mission ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 192K
Knight and Day (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, not serious, sexy, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: chase, spy, secret agents, couples, love and romance, on the run, undercover, espionage, escapades, partners, cia, characters in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, spain, usa, europe, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Librarian: Return to King Solomon's Mines (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After retrieving the Crystal Skull in Utah, Flynn Carsen receives a map in the mail with the secret location of King Solomon's Mines. When the scroll is stolen, Judson explains the power of the Key of Solomon's book and assigns Flynn to ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, parody
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: archaeologist, archeological dig, treasure hunt, artifact, witchcraft, heroes, adventurer, expedition, mummy, adventure, good versus evil, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bounty Hunter (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Milo Boyd is a bounty hunter whose latest gig is rather satisfying, as he finds out that the bail-skipper he must chase down is his own ex-wife, Nicole -- but she has no intention of getting nabbed without a fight. Complicating matters, ...
Style: funny, light, exciting, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, bounty hunter, romance, love and romance, ex husband ex wife relationship, love story, escapades, partners, odd couple, disorder, screwball, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Cutthroat Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Morgan Adams and her slave, William Shaw, are on a quest to recover the three portions of a treasure map. Unfortunately, the final portion is held by her murderous uncle, Dawg. Her crew is skeptical of her leadership abilities, so she must complete ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, breathtaking, humorous, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pirate, adventure, pirate ship, betrayal, island, treasure hunt, ship, adventurer, battles, swashbuckler, sword fight, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow crosses paths with a woman from his past, and he's not sure if it's love -- or if she's a ruthless con artist who's using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. When she forces him aboard the Queen ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, romantic, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: pirate, ship, chase, mermaid, adventurer, swashbuckler, escape, mythical creature, captain, treasure hunt, treasure, fantasy world ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: spain, england, caribbean, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
One for the Money (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An unemployed lingerie buyer convinces her bail bondsman cousin to give her a shot as a bounty hunter. Her first assignment is to track down a former cop on the run for murder – the same man who broke her heart years before. With the help of some ...
Style: humorous, romantic, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: strong female character, bounty hunter, investigation, strong female lead, escapades, battle of the sexes, crimes, romance, verbal byplay, couples, private investigator, runaway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 12K
The Deep (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A pair of young vacationers are involved in a dangerous conflict with treasure hunters when they discover a way into a deadly wreck in Bermuda waters...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean, shipwreck, adventure, shark, treasure hunt, chase, mafia, vacation, morphine, diving, scuba diving, treasure ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
Style: exciting, breathtaking, semi serious, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: archaeologist, adventurer, adventure, treasure hunt, artifact, escapades, journey, ancient, archaeology, treasure, courage, secret place ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: egypt, nepal, cairo egypt, himalaya, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 17th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her.
Style: exciting, dark fantasy, colourful, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, boys' night, kids
Plot: pirate, adventure, ship, treasure, curses spells and rituals, fantasy world, theft, sea battle, british empire, weirdo, tombs and skeletons, pirate captain ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Allan Quatermain and the Temple of Skulls (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Filmed on location in South Africa, a retelling of H. Rider Haggard's classic novel "King Solomon's Mines," featuring the adventurer who was the inspiration for Indiana Jones.
Style: realistic, rough, humorous, atmospheric, exciting ...
Plot: rescue, treasure hunt, adventurer, adventure, secret place, obsessive quest, wild ride, heroic mission, heroes, violence, male female relationship, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: archaeologist, adventurer, treasure hunt, adventure, treasure, archaeology, artifact, chase, tombs and skeletons, jungle, heroes, sword fight ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1957, future
Place: peru, latin america, mexico city, south america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Crocodile Dundee (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a New York reporter plucks crocodile hunter Dundee from the Australian Outback for a visit to the Big Apple, it's a clash of cultures and a recipe for good-natured comedy as naïve Dundee negotiates the concrete jungle. Dundee proves that ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, romantic, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: tourist, culture clash, escapades, adventure, fish out of water, adventurer, swamp, crocodile, opposites attract, society, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: australia, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Crocodile Dundee II (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Australian outback expert protects his New York love from gangsters who've followed her down under.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: crocodile, adventurer, gangsters, culture clash, kidnapping, job seeking, adventure, survival, graphic violence, daring rescue, on the run, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: australia, new york, usa, colombia, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Into the Blue 2: The Reef (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When they're hired to recover the lost treasure of Columbus, married scuba divers Sebastian (Chris Carmack) and Dani (Laura Vandervoort) think they've hit the jackpot. But as they get closer to the fortune, the couple begins to suspect ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, terrorist, heroes, ocean, treasure hunt, crimes, couple relations, rivalry, deception, murder, drowning, beach ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: honolulu hawaii, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
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 6.4
 91K
Uncharted (2022)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A descendent of explorer Sir Francis Drake uncovers the location of the legendary El Dorado. With the help of his mentor and an ambitious journalist he works to uncover its secrets while surviving on an island filled with pirates, mercenaries, and a ...
Style: suspense, visually appealing, scenic, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure, treasure hunt, treasure hunter, adventure, jungle, adventurer, heroes, artifact, fight scenes, archaeology, adaptation, fight ...
Place: boston, barcelona, new york, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mackenna's Gold (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. But they're not the only ones who're after the gold; soon they ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gold, adventure, chase, gang, map, desert, marshal, rivalry, escapades, murder, indians ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, colorado, arizona, sonora, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Librarian: Quest for the Spear (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a magical artifact is lifted from his library, a meek librarian sets out to ensure its safe return.
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, archaeology, heroic mission, adventure, adventurer, save the world, obsessive quest, university, friendship, escapades, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: English aristocrat Lara Croft is skilled in hand-to-hand combat and in the middle of a battle with a secret society. The shapely archaeologist moonlights as a tomb raider to recover lost antiquities and meets her match in the evil Powell, who's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, sexy, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeology, female protagonist, archaeologist, artifact, treasure, tomb, fantasy world, adventure, heroic mission, solar eclipse, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: iceland, cambodia, venice, siberia, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Perfect Plan (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Successful woman in love tries to break her family curse of every first marriage ending in divorce, by dashing to the alter with a random stranger before marrying her boyfriend.
Style: feel good, light, semi serious, humorous, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: fake marriage, couple relations, escapades, love and romance, love affair, adventure, love, unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, obsessive quest, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kenya, europe, france, copenhagen, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pearl in Paradise (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Fiji, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Magazine photographer Alex Anderson and author Colin Page head to Fiji in search of the illusive blue pearl that Colin wrote about in his bestselling novel Pearl in Paradise. Alex stands to land the creative director position if she can photograph ...
Style: entertaining, scenic, light, romantic, sweet ...
Plot: treasure, fall in love, beautiful scenery, treasure hunt, photographer, hopes, writers, couple relations, obsessive quest, unfulfillment, adventure, treasure hunter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Failure to Launch (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tripp, an attractive man in his thirties, is still living with his parents Al and Sue. Tripp's best friends Demo and Ace are also still living in their parents' homes and seem proud of it. Al and Sue are not happy, however, and are ...
Style: light, feel good, humorous, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: battle of the sexes, opposites attract, love and romance, living with parents, unlikely couple, family relations, romance, singleness, fall in love, verbal byplay, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alabama, new jersey, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%