Movies like Made in U.S.A.

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Made in U.S.A. (1987)
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Made in U.S.A. (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two men from Pennsylvania give up hope in their small run down coal mining town, and head off in search of the beaches of California. The two steal cars as they travel across the USA and are joined by a wild young woman.
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, semi serious, road movie
Plot: on the road, adventure, youth, crimes, teenage life, disorder, buddies, unlikely criminals, wild ride, dull life, friendship, criminal, native american, bank robbery, wolf, thief, female nudity, sex scene, love triangle, radiation, theft, ecological disaster, sexy woman, best friends, best friend ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, pennsylvania, usa, illinois

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Most similar movies to Made in U.S.A.

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and exciting films with plots about crimes, disorder, friendship, friends, runaway, chase and on the road mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Made in U.S.A.: Joyride (1977), Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974), Bandits (2001), Trapped in Paradise (1994), Never on Tuesday (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Joyride (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Scott, John and Suzie quit their boring jobs and depart L.A. for Alaska to pursue their dream of their own salmon fishing business. They soon find that life in Alaska is more difficult than expected as they are forced to abandon their plans and make ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: on the road, heist, teenage life, chaos and mayhem, workplace situations, escape, graphic violence, downfall, coming of age, crimes, criminal heroes, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: With the help of an irreverent young sidekick, a bank robber gets his old gang back together to organise a daring new heist.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, safecracker, chase, on the road, crimes, treasure hunt, adventure, rivalry, buddies, partners, escapades, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.5
 68K
Bandits (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two bank robbers fall in love with the girl they've kidnapped.
Style: feel good, humorous, twists and turns, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: heist, love triangle, friendship, reward, jealousy, on the run, romance, robbery, crimes, buddies, criminal heroes, surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, oregon, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Trapped in Paradise (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Firpo Brothers can get away with anything. They just can't get away!
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, light, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: christmas, small town, heist, criminal heroes, crimes, nothing goes right, partners, disorder, redemption, crime gone awry, dishonesty, bank robbery ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Never on Tuesday (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Matt and Eddie are two young men from the mid-west travelling to California to see the sights - primarily semi-clad women on beaches. They hop into their car and head off through the desert...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, nudity (full frontal - brief), escapades, friends, couples, disorder, looking for sex, on the road, adolescence vs adulthood, sexual content, adventure, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 820
Big Shots (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Following the death of his father, a suburbanite runs away from home and winds up on Chicago's South Side. After being mugged, the boy befriends a young hustler and, after stealing a gangster's car, the two embark on an adventure down ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: hitman, gang, friendship, interracial friendship, gangsters, culture clash, cons and scams, society, criminal heroes, coming of age, buddies, on the run ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, southern usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Adventures in Babysitting (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When plans with her boyfriend fall through, high school senior Chris Parker ends up babysitting the Anderson kids, Brad and Sara. What should be a quiet night in, however, turns into a series of ridiculous exploits, starting when they leave the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, girls' night
Plot: nanny, playboy magazine, criminal gang, adventure, car theft, friendship, babysitting, rescue, nothing goes right, youth, mischievous children, on the run ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.7
 1K
Extremedays (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: As four lifelong friends, Will, Bryan, Matt, and Corey, are on the road trip they've been planning their whole lives, Corey's beloved grandfather unexpectedly dies. When going to claim Corey's inheritance, the gang meets Matt's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, friendship, self discovery, teenage life, buddies, best friends, gang, youth, looking for sex, male camaraderie, love, road trip ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, mexico, latin america, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 2K
Graduation (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four best friends, about to graduate from high school, must find a way to raise money to help a family member in need. When one of them discovers her banker father having an affair, the foursome plots to rob his bank during graduation ceremonies. ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friendship, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, heist, graduation, unlikely criminals, high school, high school life, cons and scams, teenage life, youth, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 15K
The Wizard (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Corey (Fred Savage) refuses to let his emotionally disturbed younger brother Jimmy (Luke Edwards) be institutionalized, and the two run away together. They soon join forces with a resourceful girl (Jenny Lewis), who notices that Jimmy has a special ...
Style: road movie, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: adventure, computer game, on the road, video game, family, family relations, siblings relations, contests and competitions, competition, hopes, rivalry, teenager ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, nevada, usa, utah, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
California Dreaming (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young T.T. comes from Chicago to spend the summer in California. He slowly becomes "California-ized," while learning about love and life in the Golden State.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, lifestyle, beach, infidelity, surfing, nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, love and romance, misfit, youth, couples, friends ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 11K
Dirty Girl (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's 1987 and Danielle, the high school 'Dirty Girl', is running away. With her is chubby, gay Clarke, a bag of flour called Joan and a Walkman full of glorious '80s tunes.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, road movie, melancholic ...
Plot: friends, friendship, on the road, high school, coming of age, teenage life, family problems, gay slur, female protagonist, reputation, virgin, teacher ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: usa, california, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Great Texas Dynamite Chase (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Candy and Ellie Jo are a pair of sexy bank robbers who blast their way into small-town banks with a carload of dynamite! When they take Slim hostage, it begins a thrill-packed crime spree across the state of Texas.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hostage, car chase, prison, on the road, small town, on the run, white trash, trailer trash, escape, disorder, small town life ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
After School Special (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two high school kids mentored by a nightclub owner go on a mission to find their classmate when she is kidnapped by a secret society.
Style: light, humorous, not serious, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prank, adventure, disorder, obsessive quest, friendship, youth, chase, escapades, crimes, road trip, girl wearing a miniskirt
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 109
Cache Cash (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Antoine, 11, is on holiday with his grandfather. One night he catches thieves hiding their booty in a pond. Antoine seizes the 40 million. But Liza, his new friend, is the daughter of one of the criminals. Both children soon face threats.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, suspense
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: forest, heist, family relations, animal life, disorder, friends, resort, bank, unlikely criminals, adventure, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 9K
The Wood (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the panicky, uncertain hours before his wedding, a groom with prenuptial jitters and his two best friends reminisce about growing up together in the middle-class African-American neighborhood of Inglewood, California. Flashing back to the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, wedding, coming of age, high school, erection, homecoming, friendship between men, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, family relations, best friends, twentysomething life ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, new jersey, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 1K
Down Twisted (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Maxine (Cary Lowell) is a waitress with big dreams who inadvertently gets mixed up with a gang of smugglers who are trying to get their hands on a stolen artefact called 'The Crucible Of San Lucas'.
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, dishonesty, crimes, betrayal, criminal heroes, adventure, kidnapping, mistaken identity, woman in danger, heist, disorder, obsession ...
Time: 80s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 2.5
 117
Bank Roll (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in present day Burbank, California and the surrounding San Fernando Valley area, . BENNY BIG-TIME (The BBT) learns his brother has been arrested on suspicion of a few recent bank robberies. With every bit of the life savings he's socked ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Plot: heist, bank, crimes, crime gone awry, on the run, stalking, caper, underground, friendship, disorder, righting the wronged, master criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.8
 509
Sinful Davey (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Davey Haggart is quite certain of his paternity (even if nobody else is) and determined to emulate his father, a notorious rogue and highwayman. This includes breaking a man out of Stirling jail, holding up the stagecoach, and robbing the Duke of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, heist, chase, redemption, starting over, crimes, disorder, partner, father, friendship, love, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Josh and S.A.M. (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Josh and Sam are two brothers facing change, their mother is about to marry a French accountant and the kids are sent to go live with their father in Florida. Meanwhile Josh tells Sam that he is a "S.A.M." that is going to be sent to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: on the road, cross country, journey, family relations, family life, disorder, youth, nothing goes right, sibling relationship, coming of age, adventure, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, texas, usa, florida, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 5K
Flashback (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A hippie radical, Huey Walker has been a fugitive for decades, accused of a crime that he may not have committed. Finally apprehended, Walker is escorted to trial by uptight 20-something FBI agent John Buckner. While the two seem to be polar ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: train, lsd, chase, friendship, on the road, prison, fbi, adventure, partners, criminal heroes, dishonesty, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 80s
Place: oregon, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Kings of Appletown (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Will and Clayton witness a murder, but out of fear decide not to tell anyone. They and their friend Betsy, whose father has been wrongfully accused of the crime, go on a journey to find the real killer, and at the same time redeem themselves.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: false accusation, murder, small town, amateur detective, adventurer, investigation, adventure, crimes, riddles and clues, heroes, teenage life, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Beneath the Harvest Sky (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A teen drama set during the fall potato harvest in a small northern Maine town.
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, tense, serious ...
Plot: friendship, small town, coming of age, teenage life, youth, social relations, drugs, police, harvest, romance, crimes, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 6.9
 76K
Bottle Rocket (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Upon his release from a mental hospital following a nervous breakdown, the directionless Anthony joins his friend Dignan, who seems far less sane than the former. Dignan has hatched a hair-brained scheme for an as-yet-unspecified crime spree that ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, theft, heist, thief, crimes, disorder, self discovery, nothing goes right, sibling relationship, partners in crime, cons and scams, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Feeling Minnesota (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam Clayton's (Vincent D'Onofrio) marriage to ex-stripper Freddie (Cameron Diaz) comes about when she's strong-armed into the match by Red (Delroy Lindo), a club proprietor who once did her a favor. But Freddie falls in love with ...
Style: clever, talky, cynical, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, murder, family relations, corruption, stripper, gangsters, romance, love, love and romance, dishonesty, lovers on the run, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, minnesota, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 88K
Risky Business (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Meet Joel Goodson, an industrious, college-bound 17-year-old and a responsible, trustworthy son. However, when his parents go away and leave him home alone in the wealthy Chicago suburbs with the Porsche at his disposal he quickly decides he has ...
Style: sexy, humorous, sexual, clever, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: high school, pimp, prostitute, coming of age, suburbs, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual exploration, disorder, nothing goes right, society, youth, strong sexual content ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 6K
Highway (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jack is caught with the wife of his employer, a Vegas thug. The thug sends goons after Jack, who convinces his best friend, Pilot, to flee with him. Pilot insists that they head for Seattle, but doesn't tell Jack why. The goons learn from ...
Style: road movie, rough, serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, on the road, destiny, young heroes, crimes, gangsters, buddies, love and romance, self discovery, road trip, drug dealing, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994
Place: las vegas, usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.6
 1K
Dudes (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two punks from the big city, traveling across the country in a Volkswagen bug, embrace the western ethos when they must take revenge against a group of rednecks for killing their friend in this lighthearted road movie. Along the way, they enlist the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: punk, road trip, on the road, obsessive quest, injustice, fish out of water, love triangle, partners, misfit, mentally unstable, buddies, cowboy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, new york, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.9
 153
Refuge (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The shimmering New Mexico sun bleaches the earth and reflects off towering thunderheads. From inside an RV nestled among the desert brush just off a barely-paved road, the middle-of-nowhere silence is broken by one quick and alarming gunshot. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: on the road, desert, on the run, crimes, spouse killer, dark humor, disorder, road trip, revenge, female protagonist, unlikely couple, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Goodbye Pork Pie (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gerry hires a car in Kaitaia with a stolen licence and travels to Invercargill with John, who's wife has just left him. The ultimate NZ roadtrip adventure.
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, road movie ...
Plot: on the road, adventurer, escapades, partners, adventure, chase, crimes, obsessive quest, nudity (full frontal - brief), teenage life, friendship, heist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%