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The Rundown (2003)
 6.7
 95K
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: humorous, exciting, feel good, buddy comedy, intense, entertaining, scenic, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, gold, bounty hunter, adventure, archaeologist, amazon, slavery, trap, fight, heroes, one man army, escapades, artifact, master warrior, tough guy, machismo, respect, treasure, hunter, beautiful scenery, ancient, career, fist fighting, lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: brazil, latin america, mine, south america, california

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Most similar movies to The Rundown

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, entertaining, semi serious and humorous films with plots about escapades, adventure, chase, dialogue, fight scenes, danger and fantasy world mostly in Adventure, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Rundown: National Treasure (2004), Sahara (2005), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), The Myth (2005), Fool's Gold (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
National Treasure (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, 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, intellectual, scenic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, riddles and clues, adventure, adventurer, journey, archaeologist, tombs and skeletons, map, expedition, artifact, ancient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1830s, 18th century, 20th century ...
Place: usa, jerusalem, washington d.c., new jersey, pennsylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 84K
Sahara (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
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, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, treasure hunt, treasure, adventurer, adventure, obsessive quest, escapades, danger, car chase, contamination, damsel in distress, civil war ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, nigeria, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, breathtaking ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, adventure, artifact, ancient, adventurer, rivalry, villain, good versus evil, tombs and skeletons, escapades, courage ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: egypt, nepal, himalaya, washington d.c., usa ...
⇓ 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, adventure, treasure hunt, treasure, adventurer, chase, artifact, russian, whip, good versus evil, heroes, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1957, future
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, mexico, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.2
 13K
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: semi serious, stylized, humorous, exciting, meditative ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, reincarnation, exotic locale, adventure, adventurer, good versus evil, heroic mission, master villain, superhero, legends and myths, supernatural, immortality ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, india, ancient china, hong kong, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 68K
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: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, ocean or sea, yacht, rivalry, scuba diving, treasure, escapades, obsessive quest, father daughter relationship, sunken treasure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, florida, spain, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, desert, gold, martial arts, chase, adventurer, adventure, treasure, secret agents, tombs and skeletons, escapades, kidnapping ...
Place: spain, europe, hong kong, egypt, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: exciting, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, obsessive quest, adventurer, university, save the world, friendship, friends, heroic mission, good versus evil, escapades, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Romancing the Stone (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
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, humorous, feel good, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: jungle, treasure hunt, unlikely couple, adventure, opposites attract, escapades, map, danger, drug lord, romance, chase, treasure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, latin america, south america, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, artifact, treasure, heroic mission, adventure, fantasy world, good versus evil, archaeology, female protagonist, solar eclipse, time travel, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: iceland, siberia, cambodia, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, jungle, one man army, martial arts, adventure, prison, escapades, crimes, war, confined, army investigation, military ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, saigon
⇓ 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, adventurer, rescue, slave, adventure, jungle, treasure, heroic mission, danger, daring rescue, escapades ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s
Place: africa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 46K
I Spy (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
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, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agent, kidnapping, undercover, race against time, daring rescue, special agents, secret agents, master villain, buddies, escapades, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: budapest, washington d.c., budapest hungary, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 16K
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: exciting, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, treasure hunt, master warrior, kidnapping, adventurer, auction, danger, daring rescue, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, martial arts, save the day ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, hong kong, china, tokyo, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: master warrior, desert, adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, danger, uninhibited rivalry, leadership, woman in danger, destiny, sword fight, betrayal ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, middle east, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, suspenseful, semi serious, gross out humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: archaeologist, treasure hunt, child driving car, tombs and skeletons, artifact, good versus evil, violence, adventurer, danger, treasure, skeleton, torture ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: india, mine, china, shanghai china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, survival, animal horror, snake, expedition, rescue, danger, treasure hunt, research, paralysis, betrayal, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
 465
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, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, jungle, boat chase, survival, one man army, martial arts, chase, island, most dangerous game, confined, escapades, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Expendables 2 (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
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, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, gunfight, machismo, sniper, master warrior, violence, village, asian woman, beard, airplane, merciless, one on one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2012, 80s
Place: albania, mine, europe, nepal, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, exciting, humorous, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, love and romance, treasure, novelist, couple relations, escapades, lifestyle, writer's life, woman in danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, desert ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, middle east, egypt, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.9
 60K
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, gang, street fighter, dictator, hostage, battles, adventure, crimes, heroic mission, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 70K
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
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, danger, gold, ocean or sea, island, shark, shipwreck, diving, underwater, escapades, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.2
 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: tense, captivating, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, one man army, treasure hunt, adventure, bounty hunter, lone wolves, tough heroes, danger, tough guy, hand to hand combat, ex soldier, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: adventure, treasure hunt, treasure, adventurer, secret place, escapades, deathtrap, rescue, chase, adventure hero, danger, lion ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1910s, 1930s, 80s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.0
 5K
Firewalker (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A pair of adventurers try to track down an ancient Aztec/Mayan/Egyptian/Apache horde of gold.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, semi serious, one man show, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, martial arts, jungle, adventurer, disguise, human sacrifice, secret passage, treasure, drinking, gold, temple, stranded in the desert ...
Time: 80s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 22K
The Quest (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ghang-gheng, the ancient winner-take-all competition in which the deadliest fighters from around the world employ the most spectacular feats of martial arts skills ever displayed in order to win the prized Golden Dragon. But fighting prowess alone ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, exciting, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, contests and competitions, island, adventure, ambition, rivalry, against the odds, escapades, one man army, mixed martial arts, fight scenes, mentor ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: himalaya, tibet, thailand, new york, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sean Anderson partners with his mom's boyfriend on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: island, adventure, rescue, fantasy world, mission, gold, danger, escapades, dinosaur, youth, jungle, chase ...
Time: 19th century
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, light ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: coming of age, adventure, treasure hunt, good versus evil, heroes, obsessive quest, youth, adventurer, escapades, master villain, heroic mission, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 80s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Race to Witch Mountain (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A taxi driver gets more than he bargained for when he picks up two teen runaways. Not only does the pair possess supernatural powers, but they're also trying desperately to escape people who have made them their targets.
Style: exciting, semi serious, atmospheric, entertaining, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, spacecraft, teleportation, taxi driver, benign alien, supernatural ability, laser, ufo, young heroes, escapades, bounty hunter, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, nevada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Treasure of the Amazon (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, 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, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, chases and races, dangerous animal, bounty hunter, adventurer, gory, deadly, animal life, danger, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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