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Those Daring Young Men in Their Jaunty Jalopies (1969)
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Those Daring Young Men in Their Jaunty Jalopies (1969)
Original name: Monte Carlo or Bust!
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Sequel to "Those Magnificent Men In Their Flying Machines". This time an international car rally from England to Monte Carlo provides the comedic farce.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, road movie
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, rivalry, car race, cheating, adventure, on the road, friendship, friends, contests and competitions, partners, ambition, chase, fall in love, car chase, chases and races, buddies, escapades, disorder, silly humor, race, prison escape, female nudity, inventor, automobile racing, golf ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: europe, rome italy, italy, scotland, france, monte carlo

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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 chases and races, friends, partners, disorder, buddies, rivalry and chase mostly in Comedy, Action and Romance genres. Some movies like Those Daring Young Men in Their Jaunty Jalopies: Eat My Dust (1976), The Cannonball Run (1981), Guardian Angels (1995), Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo (1977), The Gumball Rally (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Eat My Dust (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hoover Nielbold is a car-crazy teenager who, in order to impress the hottest girl in school, takes her for a ride in a souped-up race car owned by local racer Big Bubba Jones. Hoover's father Harry, who's also the local sheriff is furious ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, road movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the run, fugitives, partners, crimes, lovers on the run, buddies, adventure, chases and races, heist, friends, car race ...
Time: 70s
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95%
The Cannonball Run (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cross-country road race is based on an actual event, the Cannonball Baker Sea to Shining Sea Memorial Trophy Dash, organized by Brock Yates to protest the 55 mph speed limit then in effect in the U.S. The Cannonball was named for Erwin G. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: chase, on the road, car race, rivalry, chases and races, contests and competitions, race against time, partners, escapades, adventure, cross country, underdog ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Guardian Angels (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Gerard Depardieu plays a sleazy Paris nightclub owner and ex-detective who flies to Hong Kong to rescue the young son of a friend murdered by the Chinese mob. He leaves the boy in the hands of an earnest priest (Christian Clavier), who escorts him ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, dishonesty, rivalry, clergy, custody, on the run, ghost, nightclub, heist, friendship, chase, farce ...
Place: paris france, hong kong, asia, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Herbie, the Volkswagen Beetle with a mind of its own, is racing in the Monte Carlo Rally. But thieves have hidden a cache of stolen diamonds in Herbie's gas tank, and are now trying to get them back.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: car chase, adventure, family, automobile racing, heist, buddies, contests and competitions, undercover, frame up, save the day, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: monte carlo, europe, paris france, france, riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Gumball Rally (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of people from different backgrounds have one thing in common: when they hear the world "gumball" whispered by one of the others, they know that it's time for the Gumball Rally: a no-holds barred, secret, winner-take-all rally ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, cult film, road movie
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: chase, car race, contests and competitions, adventurer, buddies, partners, race against time, misfit, heroes, on the run, cross country, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, california, usa
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79%
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R.T.T. (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Florence, his companion of five years, shocks him with the news that she's leaving him, moving to Miami and marrying another man, Arthur loses it. He follows Florence to all the way to Florida with plans to stop the wedding, which is set ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light, exciting ...
Plot: disorder, adventure, crimes, cons and scams, couple relations, escapades, chases and races, romance, nothing goes right, smuggling, odd couple, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, europe, france, usa, everglades ...
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76%
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Slammed (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hilarity ensues when friends Jeff and Derek try to enter the world of back bar wrestling; where the most beautiful girls could beat the tar out of both of them without a second thought. Even with a little help from the notorious Buckle Girls, can ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: friendship, ambition, sport, hotshot hero, contests and competitions, love and romance, rivalry, romance, lifestyle, on the road, survival, wrestling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Cannonball Fever (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An illegal race that takes place over the United States and nothing will stop this bunch of racers except for the occasional cop or a damsel in distress. Jackie Chan's car is not in this one, but many new cars make up for that. Who will win? ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, cult film ...
Plot: chase, car chase, on the road, car race, underdog, ambition, escapades, partners, crimes, contests and competitions, rivalry, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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, offbeat, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, bumper car, hitman, car chase, crime boss, truck driver, car accident, rivalry, gang, music band, ambition, secret identity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.0
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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, parody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, unlikely partners, odd couple, adventure, treasure hunt, escapades, race against time, partners, fugitives, chase, tough heroes, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, year 1995
Place: europe, france, sahara
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.2
 2K
Knucklehead (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film centers on a fight promoter (Mark Feuerstein) deeply in debt to his crooked rival. Desperate for a new fighter that will help him win back everything he owes, the promoter catches a break when a 450-pound church handyman (Paul "Big ...
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: wrestling, against the odds, friendship, contests and competitions, buddies, ambition, athlete's life, disorder, lifestyle, partners, misfit, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Aces Go Places IV: You Never Die Twice (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, New Zealand
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Baldy and King Kong shuttle between New Zealand and Hong Kong to recover a hi-tech prism that can impart superhuman powers.
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, martial arts, friends, partners, chases and races, tough law enforcer, car chase, babies and infants, buddies, criminal heroes, goofy hero, reluctant partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Bounty Hunters (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lee Shan and Ayo are ex-Interpol agents who are now bounty hunters, chasing fugitives for cash rewards. When the two of them are framed for a hotel-bombing, they join hands with a legendary bounty hunter named Cat, along with her teammates, to find ...
Style: exciting, light
Plot: bounty hunter, car chase, martial arts, friendship, evidence, culture clash, partners, danger, life philosophy, adventure, on the run, justice ...
Place: asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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White Wedding (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Africa
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The loyal, committed and very decent Elvis (Kenneth Nkosi) leaves Johannesburg en route to pick up his best friend and best man Tumi (Rapulana Seiphemo) in Durban. The two will then journey on to Cape Town to begin rehearsals for Elvis’s wedding ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, friends, on the road, romance, nothing goes right, race against time, buddies, couples, disorder, interracial relations, friendship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Taxi 4 (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Before being extradited to Africa to stand trial, a notorious Belgian criminal is entrusted to the Marseilles police department for less than 24 hours. But the wily crook convinces bumbling policeman Emilien he's a lowly Belgian embassy ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: car chase, taxi, goofy hero, heist, track down, mistaken identity, silly humor, farce, friends, disorder, prisoners exchange, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: marseille, europe, france, provence, marseille provence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Shut Up and Kiss Me! (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ryan and Pete are 27-year old best friends in Miami, born on the same day and each searching for the perfect woman. Ryan is a rookie stockbroker living with his psychic Mom. Pete is a slick surfer dude yet to find commitment. Each meets the women of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: love and romance, friendship, looking for love, fall in love, parents and children, friends, family relations, gangsters, buddies, best friends, romance, stock broker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.5
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Taxi 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cabdriver and a cop race to Paris to rescue a love interest and the Japanese minister of defense from kidnappers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: car chase, chase, yakuza, rescue, gang, taxi, taxi driver, hostage, police investigation, crimes, partners, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: marseille provence, france, paris france, europe, marseille ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 4K
Stroker Ace (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Stroker Ace, a champion NASCAR driver, is standing at the top of his career, but is getting fed up with having to do as he's told. In between rebelling against his sponsor (a fried chicken chain)'s promotion gimmicks (like making him dress ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, cult film
Plot: nascar, racing, rivalry, race, screwball, silly humor, friends, chases and races, rebelliousness, cons and scams, fighting the system, partners ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Get Smart's Bruce and Lloyd Out of Control (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Bumbling R&D inventors Bruce and Lloyd get out of the lab and into the field as they search to locate their latest invention - which has somehow gone missing. When you're used to spending your day inventing the most cutting edge spy ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, rivalry, twin brother, partners, save the day, adventure, anti hero, working undercover, heroic mission, disorder, race against time, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c.
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55%
Duct Tape Forever (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an evil land baron's limo falls into a sinkhole outside Possum Lodge, lodge leader Red Green is ordered to pay the baron $10,000 or lose his beloved lodge forever. Red considers various money-making schemes concocted by his buddies, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: on the road, friendship, rivalry, contests and competitions, partners, ambition, nothing goes right, farce, save the day, journey, contest, debt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Torrente 3: The Protector (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A popular and beautiful politician plans to expose the evil-doings of a multinational corporation. Hoping to silence her, the corporation's top executives decide to hire the most incompetent detective they can find to act as her bodyguard.
Style: exciting, realistic, humorous, not serious, parody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, partners against crime, gangsters, chases and races, assassination attempt, buddies, partners, racism, society, heroes, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Initial D (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, ambition, adventure, leadership, rivalry, contests and competitions, chases and races, underdog, alcoholic, chinese, parents and children, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2000s
Place: japan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Cannonball Run II (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The original characters from the first Cannonball Run movie compete in an illegal race across the country once more in various cars and trucks.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, offbeat, parody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, chase, car, lie, military uniform, hotel, monkey, old woman, deception, magnet, slave, alter ego ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, connecticut, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of friends got into a big trouble and they will try to do anything to get away with it.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, young heroes, ambition, parents and children, disorder, chases and races, family, rivalry, youth, misfit, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Herbie Rides Again (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The living Volkswagen Beetle helps an old lady protect her home from a corrupt developer.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, feel good, surreal ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: chase, family, adventure, danger, rivalry, partners, rescue, golden years, dishonesty, escapades, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Mad Mission 3: Our Man from Bond Street (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A master thief is duped by lookalikes for James Bond and the Queen of England into stealing a valuable gem from a heavily guarded location then must help the police recover it.
Style: realistic, not serious, exciting, humorous, parody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, crimes, unlikely partners, odd couple, chase, reluctant partners, goofy hero, buddies, criminal heroes, chases and races, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
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The Fast Lady (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Scottish civil servant (Stanley Baxter) must learn how to drive a Bentley to impress his girlfriend's (Julie Christie) tycoon father (James Robertson Justice).
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: crimes, chases and races, crime, chase, gangsters, on the run, car chase, master and servant, legal action, farce, wooing, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: scotland, europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 4K
Burnout (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 89 min.
Story: For all who remember Cannonball Run. Here is a modern twist on the subject. The longest, wildest and funniest car race, ever. From Oslo to the North Cape. The only rule is getting there first!
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, exciting
Plot: car, rivalry, father daughter relationship, chases and races, car chase, race, contests and competitions, family problems, family relations, parents and children, ambition, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: norway, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.2
 17K
The Great Race (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sport, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Professional daredevil and white-suited hero, The Great Leslie, convinces turn-of-the-century auto makers that a race from New York to Paris (westward across America, the Bering Straight and Russia) will help to promote automobile sales. ...
Style: epic, feel good, captivating, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, mechanic, adventure, on the road, heroes, revolution, feminism, destiny, silly humor, strong female presence, cons and scams, rebelliousness ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 19th century, turn of the century, 1920s
Place: new york, paris france, alaska, europe, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.2
 693
Born to Ride (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The stars of Starship Troopers are back in action! Mike (Casper Van Dien) decides to hit the road on his refurbished classic motorcycle along with best buddy Alex (Patrick Muldoon), but their trek takes a surprising turn when they become involved in ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, adventure, on the road, buddies, chase, gangsters, escapades, political corruption, chases and races, heroes, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%