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The Rundown (2003)
 6.7
 99K
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 disposition, Beck is a man of few words -- but it takes him all the discipline he can muster to work with Travis to nab a tyrant who's after the same treasure.
Style: buddy comedy, exciting, humorous, feel good, entertaining, scenic, stylized, realistic, semi serious, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, treasure hunt, adventure, bounty hunter, gold, heroes, slavery, amazon, fight, trap, escapades, artifact, master warrior, tough guy, treasure, archaeologist, one man army, machismo, respect, hunter, beautiful scenery, hunting, ancient, career, fist fighting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: brazil, latin america, los angeles, south america, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, entertaining and suspenseful films with plots about chase, adventure, escapades, heroes, mentor, rivalry and dialogue mostly in Action, Adventure and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Rundown: National Treasure (2004), Sahara (2005), Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001), Jumanji: The Next Level (2019), Fool's Gold (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, scenic, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, treasure, archaeologist, riddles and clues, adventurer, artifact, map, journey, ancient, search, expedition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century, 11th century, 1830s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., philadelphia, pennsylvania, jerusalem ...
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100%
 6.0
 90K
Sahara (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Spain, Germany, 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, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, desert, treasure, adventurer, treasure hunter, obsessive quest, adventure, escapades, danger, car chase, good versus evil, tyrant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, nigeria, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, entertaining, sexy, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeology, artifact, treasure, fantasy world, archaeologist, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, female protagonist, tomb, solar eclipse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: venice, cambodia, siberia, iceland, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Jumanji: The Next Level (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Spencer returns to the world of Jumanji, prompting his friends, his grandfather and his grandfather’s friend to enter a different and more dangerous version to save him.
Style: breathtaking, funny, captivating, colourful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, jungle, adventurer, friendship, violence, quest, female fighter, virtuality, strongman, one against many, rescue, magic ...
Place: new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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 ...
Style: exciting, realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, yacht, ocean or sea, boat, rivalry, obsessive quest, divorce, beautiful scenery, escapades, scuba diving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, spain, caribbean, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: exciting, feel good, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: jungle, unlikely couple, adventure, treasure hunt, opposites attract, escapades, map, gem, danger, stranded, romance, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, latin america, south america, central america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees – and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: archaeologist, archaeology, adventure, treasure hunt, artifact, good versus evil, adventurer, danger, child driving car, tombs and skeletons, treasure, violence ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: india, shanghai, china, shanghai china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 14K
The Myth (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When a fellow scientist asks for Jack's help in locating the mausoleum of China's first emperor, the past collides violently with the present as Jack discovers his amazing visions are based in fact.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting, meditative ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: reincarnation, adventure, martial arts, exotic locale, archaeologist, heroic mission, adventurer, good versus evil, superhero, supernatural, legends and myths, master villain ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, india, ancient china, hong kong, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, semi serious, breathtaking, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: adventure, archaeologist, treasure hunt, artifact, adventurer, archaeology, ancient, escapades, journey, expedition, map, courage ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1936
Place: egypt, nepal, himalaya, latin america, peru ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Bulletproof Monk (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious and immortal Tibetan kung fu master, who has spent the last 60 years traveling around the world protecting the ancient Scroll of the Ultimate, mentors a selfish street kid in the ancient intricacies of kung fu.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monk, heroes, good versus evil, prophecy, martial arts, master warrior, scroll, knife fight, adventure, supernatural, culture clash, danger ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, contemporary, 1940s, 21st century ...
Place: tibet, usa, san francisco, asia, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, 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, archaeologist, riddles and clues, treasure, ancient mystery, adventurer, archaeology, secret, letter, race against time, treasure hunter, president ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1860s, 19th century
Place: paris france, london, buckingham palace, france, virginia ...
⇓ 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: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: archaeologist, adventure, treasure hunt, archaeology, treasure, adventurer, artifact, chase, heroes, psychic, russian, whip ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1957, future
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, brazil, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Missing in Action (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: American servicemen are still being held captive in Vietnam and it's up to one man to bring them home in this blistering, fast-paced action/adventure starring martial arts superstar Chuck Norris.Following a daring escape from a Vietnamese POW ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, vietnam war, heroes, missing, missing in action, one man army, martial arts, rescue, heroic mission, military life, adventure, confined ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, thailand, asia, saigon, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After his brother Robeson disappears without a trace while exploring Africa in search of a legendary 'white tribe', Allan Quatermain decides to follow in his footsteps to learn what became of him. Soon after arriving, he discovers the Lost ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, awful, idiotic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: treasure hunt, missing person, heroes, rescue, adventurer, slave, adventure, jungle, catastrophe, rivalry, danger, escapades ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s
Place: africa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 48K
I Spy (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the Switchblade, the most sophisticated prototype stealth fighter created yet, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott, is called to action. What he doesn't expect is to get teamed up with a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, secret agent, kidnapping, undercover, race against time, daring rescue, special agents, danger, buddies, adventure, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, budapest, washington d.c., monte carlo, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The blood orchid - A rare flower that holds the secret of eternal life and a fortune to the pharmaceutical company that finds it. Led by a two-fisted soldier of fortune, a scientific expedition is sent deep into the jungles of Borneo to locate and ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, animal horror, adventure, snake, expedition, rescue, danger, survival, treasure hunt, research, paralysis, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Armour of God 2: Operation Condor (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Agent Jackie is hired to find WWII Nazi gold hidden in the Sahara desert. He teams up with three bungling women (the 3 stooges?) who are all connected in some way. However a team of mercenries have ideas on the ownership of the gold. A battle / ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, desert, gold, martial arts, chase, heroes, adventurer, world war two, treasure, adventure, chases and races, secret agents ...
Place: spain, europe, hong kong, egypt, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 4.0
 64K
Street Fighter (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Col. Guile and various other martial arts heroes fight against the tyranny of Dictator M. Bison and his cohorts.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, hostage, battles, mixed martial arts, dictator, adventure, hostages, master warrior, danger, heroic mission, battle, rescue mission ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Scorpion King (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In ancient Egypt, peasant Mathayus is hired to exact revenge on the powerful Memnon and the sorceress Cassandra, who are ready to overtake Balthazar's village. Amid betrayals, thieves, abductions and more, Mathayus strives to bring justice to ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, tense, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: ancient egypt, master warrior, adventure, sword fight, desert, good versus evil, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, danger, woman in danger, leadership, destiny ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, middle east, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.1
 17K
Armour of God (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, Yugoslavia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as Asian Hawk, an Indiana Jones-style adventurer looking to make a fortune in exotic antiquities. After Hawk discovers a mysterious sword in Africa, a band of Satan-worshipping monks kidnap his ex-girlfriend Lorelei, demanding the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, chase, treasure hunt, kidnapping, adventurer, auction, treasure, danger, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, hong kong, china, tokyo, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, family outing, teens, boys' night, girls' night ...
Plot: adventurer, treasure hunt, love and romance, novelist, couple relations, escapades, lifestyle, writer's life, treasure, woman in danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dictator ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, middle east, egypt, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.6
 478
The Eliminator (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Former LAPD cop, Dakota Varley, enters a power boat race seeking the prize of $250,000, but immediately discovers, first hand, that this race's risk matches the prize: one racer is killed, 3 others seriously injured in multiple action-packed ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, survival, heroes, one man army, most dangerous game, chase, island, jungle, martial arts, rivalry, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 344K
Fast Five (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Brazil, Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Former cop Brian O'Conner partners with ex-con Dom Toretto on the opposite side of the law. Since Brian and Mia Toretto broke Dom out of custody, they've blown across many borders to elude authorities. Now backed into a corner in Rio de ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: car chase, heist, chase, car race, on the run, tough heroes, car, crimes, rivalry, fbi, freedom, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, south america, monte carlo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 4.1
 2K
Diamond Dogs (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Canada, China
Duration: 94 min.
Story: "Diamond Dogs" is the story of a group of American fortune hunters, who come to China looking for a long-lost-treasure. During the Soviet crack-down on religion in the 1930's, a priceless Buddhist artifact, a Tangka was taken across ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, adventurer, bounty hunter, treasure hunt, one man army, danger, tough heroes, lone wolves, tough guy, heroes, hand to hand combat, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Expendables 2 (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Bulgaria, China
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Mr. Church reunites the Expendables for what should be an easy paycheck, but when one of their men is murdered on the job, their quest for revenge puts them deep in enemy territory and up against an unexpected threat.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, gunfight, battles, machismo, tough heroes, asian woman, violence, village, mine, henchman, nuclear, beard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 2010s, 80s
Place: albania, europe, paris france, nepal, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
King Solomon's Mines (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ever in search of adventure, explorer Allan Quatermain agrees to join the beautiful Jesse Huston on a mission to locate her archaeologist father, who has been abducted for his knowledge of the legendary mines of King Solomon. As the kidnappers, led ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, atmospheric, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: treasure, treasure hunt, adventurer, adventure, quicksand, giant spider, escapades, secret place, rescue, deathtrap, chase, archaeology ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1910s, 1930s, 80s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of three Korean outlaws in 1930s Manchuria and their dealings with the Japanese army and Chinese and Russian bandits. The Good (a Bounty hunter), the Bad (a hitman), and the Weird (a thief) battle the army and the bandits in a race to use ...
Style: captivating, bloody, dark humor, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, bounty hunter, map, robbery, gunfight, cowboy, escapades, rivalry, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, cruelty, occupation ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: china, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.9
 32K
The Phantom (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The 21st successor to the role of Bengalla's resident superhero must travel to New York to prevent a rich madman from obtaining three magic skulls that would give him the secret to ultimate power.
Style: light, humorous, entertaining, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, jungle, secret identity, phantom, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, masked hero, comic hero, heroes, one man army, alter ego ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, adventurer, youth, rivalry, escapades, obsessive quest, heroes, master villain, heroic mission ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Treasure of the Amazon (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A ragtag group of adventurers, including a former Nazi, is led by a half-maddened grizzled treasure hunter who wants a second chance to find the mythical treasure of the Amazon, after his first mission went terrible wrong.
Style: rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, adventure, diamonds, adventurer, amazon, deadly, danger, dangerous animal, bounty hunter, gold, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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