Movies like King of the Mountain

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King of the Mountain (1981)
 5.5
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King of the Mountain (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of friends race their high-powered cars up and down a dangerous and deadly mountain road known as Mulholland Drive to see who can claim the title of "King of the Hill."
Plot: street racing, car race, road accident, automobile racing, beer, car racing, music industry

Most similar movies to King of the Mountain

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, exciting, serious and entertaining films with plots about rivalry, automobile racing, car race, contests and competitions, race, chases and races and car mostly in Action, Drama and Sport genres. Some movies like King of the Mountain: Freeway Speedway (1988), Pit Stop (1969), Born to Race (2011), Treasure Raiders (2007), 200 M.P.H. (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Freeway Speedway (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rokuo Kazuki (Gitan Otsuru) is challenging to break the fastest time record to go around 7 tollways around Tokyo and Yokohama that stretches 13.9 km. Setting the record of breaking 5 minutes 13 seconds not only requires skill, but also luck. Failing ...
Plot: street racing, automobile racing, accident, car, police, freeway
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 839
Pit Stop (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Richard Davalos plays Rick Bowman, a drag racing street punk who comes to the attention of car enthusiast Grant Willard. Willard bails him out of jail and offers him sponsorship as a race car driver. Bowman eventually accepts and becomes entranced ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: car race, drag racing, car, ambulance, car racing, exploitation, go go dancer, punched in the face, automobile racing, beer, playing acoustic guitar, woman in a bikini ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.0
 6K
Born to Race (2011)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Born To Race is the story of Danny Krueger, a rebellious young street racer on a collision course with trouble. After an accident at an illegal street race, he is sent to a small town to live with his estranged father, a washed up NASCAR racer. When ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, captivating, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: car race, street racing, car, chases and races, car chase, rivalry, drag racing, youth, parents and children, family relations, mechanic, undisciplined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Treasure Raiders (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michael, an American professor teaching history at Moscow University, finances his passion for treasure hunting with competitive street racing. His racing nemesis Wolf becomes his ally as they both embark on a quest to search for a famous ancient ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, realistic
Plot: street racing, treasure hunt, obsessive quest, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, chases and races, danger, adventurer, chase, martial arts, tough guy, martial artist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Movie in collections
 2.1
 2K
200 M.P.H. (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the older brother (Tommy Nash) he idolizes is run off the road by a ruthless drug dealer (Darren Thomas) during a nighttime street race known as Sepulveda Suicide, Rick Merchant (Jaz Martin) channels his grief into getting revenge behind the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: car chase, street racing, contests and competitions, vengeance, rivalry, chases and races, danger, drive away, car racing, motorcycle, automobile racing, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 10K
Le Mans (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Steve McQueen is ideally cast as a champion race car driver, participating in the famed 24-hour race headquartered in Le Mans, France. Though dedicated to Going for the Gold, McQueen finds time to romance widowed Elga Andersen. The dramatic angle to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, road movie, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, racecar driver, car race, rivalry, ambition, race against time, athlete's life, chases and races, contests and competitions, lifestyle, automobile racing, road trip ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1970
Place: europe, france, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 136
Lay It Down (2001)
Genre: Drama, Family, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The two Destin brothers are about to collide with eternity. When older Ben chooses the narrow road, he forces his younger brother Pete, and the people around him, into a head-on encounter with life and death.
Style: christian film
Plot: street racing, preaching, race, christian, religion, christianity, brother brother relationship, racing
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 1K
Dirt (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In search of a lifeline for his struggling off road racing team, a man takes on a young car thief looking for a second chance, but as their worlds collide, they must struggle to forge a successful alliance.
Style: thought provoking, suspense, captivating, inspirational
Plot: car race, car, rise to the top, sport, success, friendship, career, ambition, strategy, contests and competitions, driving, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 6.1
 13
See You (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Even while having tremendous technology, now have a funeral shop walk picking up the car was retired in the desert Honma (Ken Takakura) is invited from the team DANKAI which declined to Paris-Dakar Rally, the team because of the publicity to ...
Plot: motor sport, automobile racing, rally, car racing, race, car race, racing
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Days of Thunder (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Talented but unproven stock car driver Cole Trickle gets a break and with the guidance of veteran Harry Hogge turns heads on the track. The young hotshot develops a rivalry with a fellow racer that threatens his career when the two smash their cars. ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: racing, car race, rivalry, race, hotshot hero, sport, friends, athlete's life, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, love and romance, chases and races ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: usa, california, phoenix arizona, texas, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Death Race: Beyond Anarchy (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Black Ops specialist Connor Gibson infiltrates a maximum security prison to take down legendary driver Frankenstein in a violent and brutal car race.
Style: brutal, exciting, bloody, rough, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, mask, criminal heroes, prison violence, prison, undercover cop, blood, death, fictional reality show, sex scene, championship, guilty pleasure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.1
 330K
Ford v Ferrari (2019)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the ...
Style: inspirational, captivating, exciting, realistic, based on true events
Plot: racecar driver, car racing, race, racing, automobile racing, car, rise to the top, talented, car race, friendship, driver, cars ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1966, year 1959
Place: france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Speed Lovers (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A stock car racer gets involved with gangsters trying to fix a race.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: racecar driver, race, mechanic, team, racing, driver, race track, stock footage, race car, automobile racing
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 195
Cloud Dancer (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Brad Randolph (David Carradine) is the World Champion aerobatic pilot but now, in his early 40s, he faces many challenges to maintain his position. His physical struggles are heightened by the presence of a youthful competitor, Tom Loomis (Joseph ...
Plot: smuggling, pilot, male female relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 1K
Lady Driver (2020)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a rebellious teen embarks on a solo summer journey to connect with her roots, she finds herself in a new world, geared up for the ride of her life, and discovers she had the drive in her all along.
Style: realistic, feel good, serious, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: car race, car racing, chases and races, sport, contests and competitions, competition, rivalry, car chase, automobile racing, race car, summer
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.1
 450K
Rush (2013)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A biographical drama centered on the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 Formula One motor-racing season.
Style: inspirational, exciting, captivating, realistic, based on true events ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, racecar driver, rise to the top, fame, race car, world champion, sport, automobile racing, rivalry, human spirit, race, racing ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1976, year 1970 ...
Place: europe, ibiza, usa, vienna, monaco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Last American Hero (1973)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A backwoods bootlegger decides to put the driving skills he developed evading the law to good use. He becomes a race car driver, and eventually, one of the fastest drivers in history.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, sincere
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, athlete's life, hotshot hero, contests and competitions, sport, rivalry, rise to the top, parents and children, family relations, race car, father son relationship, auto mechanic ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.7
 159
Time Bomb (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A gang of terrorists tries to hijack a truck carrying plutonium.
Plot: evil woman, dead woman on floor, black hero, woman in uniform, nuclear, dead woman, machine gun, terrorism, woman shot, plutonium, female terrorist, female criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Fast & Furious 6 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Spain, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries: Dominic unexpectedly gets convoluted also facing his presumed deceased girlfriend, Letty.
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: car chase, car race, street racing, chases and races, fbi, presumed dead, car theft, heist, teamwork, group of criminals, tough heroes, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, spain, europe, germany, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 4K
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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: false accusation, prison, escape, fugitives, chase, manhunt, danger, rescue, adventure, prison life, captivity, disguise ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, ireland, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.0
 71K
Speed Racer (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA, Australia, Germany, Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Speed Racer is the tale of a young and brilliant racing driver. When corruption in the racing leagues costs his brother his life, he must team up with the police and the mysterious Racer X to bring an end to the corruption and criminal activities. ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: race, car race, car chase, family, hotshot hero, family relations, obstacle, ambition, contests and competitions, family problems, supportive parent, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.2
 9K
Grand Prix (1966)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Grand Prix driver Pete Aron is fired by his team after a crash at Monaco that injures his teammate, Scott Stoddard. While Stoddard struggles to recover, Aron begins to drive for another team, and starts dating Stoddard's wife.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Plot: car race, rivalry, sport team, formula 1, race, danger, athlete's life, contests and competitions, unsupportive spouse, hopes, underdog, sport ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: europe, england, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.8
 52K
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, athlete's life, truck driver, underdog, redemption, custody, sport, contests and competitions, ambition, rivalry, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 918
Red Line 7000 (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story of three racing drivers and three women, who constantly have to worry for the lives of their boyfriends. Jim Loomis and Mike Marsh drive for Pat Cassarian. Jim expects his fiancée Holly, but before she arrives, he dies in a race. Since ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, ambition, car chase, restaurant, fall in love, chases and races, adventure, contests and competitions, hotshot hero, sport, handicapped, motorcycle ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.0
 9K
Redline (2007)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A gorgeous young automobile fanatic--and front to the hottest unsigned band on the West coast--finds herself caught up in illegal drag-racing competitions organized by exotic car fanatics
Style: suspenseful, exciting, feel good, entertaining, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, chase, gambling, cons and scams, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, crimes, contests and competitions, fight, sports car, car chase, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Greased Lightning (1977)
Genre: Action, Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This film is based on the true life story of Wendell Scott, the first black stock car racing champion in America.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: car, society, supportive spouse, sport, contests and competitions, profanity, interracial relations, racism, against the odds, human spirit, ambition, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 70s, 50s ...
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.6
 40K
Driven (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Talented rookie race-car driver Jimmy Bly has started losing his focus and begins to slip in the race rankings. It's no wonder, with the immense pressure being shoveled on him by his overly ambitious promoter brother as well as Bly's ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: competition, rivalry, sport, lifestyle, chases and races, contests and competitions, ambition, career, car, love triangle, teamwork, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, germany, australia, detroit, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 3K
Roadracers (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cynical look at a '50s rebellious Rocker who has to confront his future, thugs with knives, and the crooked town sheriff.
Style: realistic, psychological, suspense, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: rivalry, gang, danger, friends, on the road, music band, crimes, youth, chase, juvenile delinquency, car race, rock music ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
 2K
Winning (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Frank Capua is a rising star on the race circuit who dreams of winning the big one - the Indianapolis 500. But to get there he runs the risk of losing his wife Elora to his rival, Luther Erding, and strains the relationship with his stepson.
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: adoption, family relations, couples, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, infidelity, self discovery, relationship vs career, couple relations, hotel room, adultery ...
Time: 60s
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.3
 265
Thunder Alley (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Stock car racer Tommy Callahan is forced to join Pete Madsen's thrill circus after his blackouts cause a fatal accident that gets him thrown off the circuit.
Style: psychotronic, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: striptease, contests and competitions, romance, rivalry, ambition, sport, chases and races, teenage life, circus, car chase, parade, automobile racing ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%