Movies like The Wild Racers

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The Wild Racers (1968)
 4.6
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The Wild Racers (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Promising young racing car driver Joe Joe Quillico leaves the stock car racing scene in the United States in order to pursue Grand Prix racing in Europe. After limited success he manages to win the Spanish Grand Prix. His love life however, is much less successful and his winning on the track only serves to alienate the woman he loves - with unhappy consequences.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: ambition, car chase, chases and races, rivalry, racecar driver, bullfighting, car accident
Time: 60s

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Most similar movies to The Wild Racers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, exciting, suspenseful and serious films with plots about rivalry, chases and races, crimes, contests and competitions, ambition, car chase and vengeance mostly in Action, Drama and Sport genres. Some movies like The Wild Racers: Thunder Alley (1967), Fireball 500 (1966), Red Line 7000 (1965), Devil's Angels (1967), 200 M.P.H. (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.4
 237
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, teenage life, sport, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, romance, chases and races, car chase, circus, trick, car racing ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.1
 415
Fireball 500 (1966)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Stock car racer Dave Owens plays into the hands of whiskey runners by agreeing to drive in a cross-country road race.
Style: rough, humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, special agents, contests and competitions, chases and races, teenage life, cons and scams, love triangle, on the road, beach, cross country, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, los angeles, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.7
 837
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: ambition, rivalry, car chase, restaurant, fall in love, adventure, contests and competitions, chases and races, hotshot hero, sport, nascar, car ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Young Racers (1963)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A film constructed around footage shot of actual Grand Prix races in Europe.
Style: semi serious, realistic, talky, sincere, psychotronic
Plot: contests and competitions, rivalry, love and romance, love triangle, friendship, vengeance, siblings relations, infidelity, friends, couples, tough heroes, ambition ...
Time: 60s
Place: monaco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 5.1
 364
Devil's Angels (1967)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An exiled band of Hell's Angels strike a bargain with the Sheriff of a local town, let them stay and the town is safe. But a local girl strays into their lair and sparks off a full scale Angel war.
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Plot: small town, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, rivalry, gang, adventure, crimes, crime, distopia, vengeance, small town life, social decay ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: car chase, contests and competitions, vengeance, danger, chases and races, rivalry, street racing, drive away, car racing, motorcycle, drug dealer, automobile racing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.2
 4K
The Reunion (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Cleary brothers, Sam (John Cena), Leo (Ethan Embry) and Douglas (Boyd Holbrook) took dysfunctional families to a new level: Sam and Leo have grown up hating each other and neither likes their juvenile delinquent kid brother, Douglas, to whom ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: siblings relations, rivalry, escapades, danger, tough heroes, chases and races, death of father, desert, bail bondsman, ransom, release from prison, horse riding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
High Octane 2 (2001)
Genre: Action
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This video showcases New Zealand's performance car culture, mixing content for car enthusiasts with comedy and action! The successful sequel to High Octane 2000 which was New Zealand's first car culture video magazine.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, rivalry, obsession, contests and competitions, chases and races, sport, drag racing
Time: contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 7.5
 257
Revenge (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This tragic drama shows a young man fettered by Bushido, the way of the Samurai, who tried to escape the chains of his position, but was being forced to die. When the Tokugawa Shogunate ruled the land, Tatsuno castle in Wakisaka Clan's home of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, jidai geki
Plot: samurai, rivalry, politics, vengeance, injustice, duel, revenge
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: japan, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.6
 658
The Junkman (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As film-maker Harlan Hollis drives to a James Dean festival, he's unaware that killers are tracking his every move. The fast and furious race to avoid their net, stay alive and discover who is behind this lethal plan, will take Hollis through a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, car accident, unlikely partners, partners, danger, fugitives, save the day, obsessive quest, memory loss, hostage, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Badass Showdown (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Uber MMA fighter manager Ivy Reed (B-movie action star of the '80s and '90s Cynthia Rothrock) is unique as a woman in a male-dominated field, using a special formula to find her champion fighters. Though her trainer Jimmy doesn't see ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, atmospheric, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: martial arts, wrestler, fight, mixed martial arts, coach, manager, gym, athlete's life, ambition, rivalry, heroes, promoter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Mini-Skirt Mob (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Diane McBain, who'd been a sort of star at Warner Bros. in the early 1960s, is the leading lady of The Mini-Skirt Mob. She's in charge of a fearsome (and toothsome) gang of biker chicks, even though she herself looks as though she'd ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, couples, biker, chases and races, rivalry, escapades, gang, criminal heroes, manipulations, motorcycle chase, graphic violence, manipulation ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Merchant of Death (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jim Rendall is 6 when his family gets killed. 25 years later he finds out why.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: obsession, crimes, injustice, frame up, chase, rivalry, deadly, dishonesty, vengeance, law enforcement, family life, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.7
 455
Bad Blood (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A trucker (Lamas) has to come home to help fight mobsters after his brother who embezzled $5,000,000 from them.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, love triangle, deadly, crime, gangsters, crimes, chases and races, law enforcement, rivalry, embezzlement, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Shadow Boxing 3. The Final Round (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Champion boxer Artyom Kolchin climbed all conceivable heights and became a national hero. He does not enter the boxing ring any more, rather choosing a coaching job and wild high life, including continuous TV appearances, hanging out and love ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Plot: athlete's life, ambition, drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, chases and races, athlete and trainer, power relations, rivalry, contests and competitions, graphic violence, boxing, sport ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
 291
The Devil's 8 (1969)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Devil's 8 is a 1969 film from American International Pictures. It is about a Federal agent (Christopher George) who recruits six convicts to bust a moonshine ring.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: moonshine, undercover, special agents, chases and races, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, danger, crime, battles, prison life ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Auto Recovery (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A heart warming story about three young men who specialize in recovering high end, expensive and well protected autos that are hard to retrieve due to lack of payments.
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crimes, buddies, heist, partners, car chase, dishonesty, car, rivalry, auto repair, danger, friendship, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Catch Me If You Can (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A hotshot teenage car racer persuades the class president of a small Minnesota high school to gamble on illegal car races to raise money for their school which is facing closure.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, unlikely criminals, youth, ambition, partners, rivalry, save the day, chases and races, high school life, cons and scams, school, gambling ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 5.4
 6K
El Gringo (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man crossing into Mexico with a satchel of $2,000,000 – and a bloody past – suddenly finds himself under attack in the sleepy town of El Fronteras.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: small town, criminal, outlaw, violence, gang, track down, crimes, crime, deadly, danger, rivalry, lone wolves ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.0
 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, race car, contests and competitions, rivalry, ambition, couples, infidelity, self discovery, relationship vs career, couple relations, polaroid ...
Time: 60s
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Circle of Pain (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following a fighting accident, Dalton Hunt retired from the world of MMA at the top. Unable to outrun his guilt, he lost his family, his title, and his way. But when a crooked promoter lures him back into a fight against the current undefeated ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, friendship, forced into action, rivalry, contests and competitions, athlete's life, ambition, athlete and trainer, martial arts, cage fighting, sport, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.5
 520
High-Ballin' (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a rash of targeted hijackings threatens to derail the independent trucking business, rig driver "Iron" Duke (Jerry Reed) and his visiting friend, Rane (Peter Fonda), put the brakes on the bad guys by taking the law into their own ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, friendship, truck driver, truck, car chase, hitchhiker, bar fight, machine gun, gang, rivalry, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Top Gun: Maverick (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, China
Story: Set in the world of drone technology and fifth generation fighters, this sequel will explore the end of the era of dogfighting.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting
Plot: u.s. navy, contests and competitions, aircraft carrier, fighter jet, aviator, championship, rivalry, competition, skill, ambition, reality competition, reward ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 4.0
 192
Street Law (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A martial arts-trained lawyer (Jeff Wincott) is forced to fight in illicit matches after he is framed for a crime, is dismissed from his firm, and all his assets are tied up, including his clothing and furniture after he is evicted from his ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: martial arts, adventure, friends, friendship, workplace situations, rivalry, legal, legal action, life is a bitch, dangerous animal, hand to hand combat, fistfight ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.5
 711
Christmas Rush (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the season of giving, the department took his badge. Criminals took his wife. Now, one cop is taking matters into his own hands
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, save the day, law enforcement, master criminal, crimes, rivalry, danger, crime gone awry, disorder, deadly, partners, one man army ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Glory Stompers (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Chino is the tough leader of a motorcycle gang who starts off a war when he abducts and mistreats the leader of the enemy biker gang, Darryl, and his girlfriend Chris. Things get violent when Darryl comes back for revenge.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, love triangle, nudity (full frontal - brief), gang, graphic violence, missing person, vengeance, rivalry, confined, gangsters, adventure, crimes ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
 10K
Jilla (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: A cop decides to take on his godfather, who raised him from childhood, and make him realize the error of his ways.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, parents and children, crimes, adopted son, law enforcement, escapades, dishonesty, danger, fighting crime, murder, corrupt law enforcer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Conflict of Interest (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gideon rules the down and dirty side of town. From the docks where he runs an export business in stolen cars, to the heavy metal club where he can turn a little extra cash on hot women and cool drugs. Everyone loves Gideon, especially his posse of ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: heavy metal, investigation, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, police detective, vengeance, heist, frame up, kidnapping, false accusation, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.2
 4K
The race (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: feel good, semi serious, exciting, realistic, humorous
Plot: car, car chase, rivalry, father daughter relationship, chases and races, race, contests and competitions, family problems, family relations, parents and children, ambition, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: norway, eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, hotshot hero, sport, race, athlete's life, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, friends, love affair, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california, texas, phoenix arizona, alabama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%