Movies like Moonfire

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Moonfire (1970)
 4.8
 78
Moonfire (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Truckers battle a Nazi who has hidden out in Mexico. Subplot involves the disappearance of a reclusive billionaire.
Plot: truck, truck driver, nazi, billionaire, recluse, blackmail
Place: mexico

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Most similar movies to Moonfire

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, road movie and suspenseful films with plots about truck, truck driver, murder, motorcycle, revenge, helicopter and gunfight mostly in Drama, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Moonfire: Trucker's Woman (1975), Convoy (1978), The Tube (2005), The Big Gamble (1961), High-Ballin' (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Trucker's Woman (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young man takes up truck-driving to investigate his trucker father's suspicious death.
Plot: investigation, revenge, female nudity, motel, truck, truck driver, murder, pursuit, on the road
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
 15K
Convoy (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff...Based on the country song of same title by C.W. McCall.
Style: humorous, road movie, feel good, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, car chase, chase, rebellion, police corruption, on the road, americana, police, fighting the system, convoy, car accident, truck driver ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona, new mexico, las vegas, texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.0
 75
The Tube (2005)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Austria, Germany, Slovakia, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: truck, fire truck, newspaper, death of husband, trial, death of child, tunnel, crash, fire hose, fire extinguisher, dead child, car ...
Place: alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.8
 190
The Big Gamble (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Irish seaman Vic Brennan persuades his Dublin family to finance a truck-hauling business in the remote African town of Jebanda. The only stipulation is that his cousin Samuel, a timid bank clerk, accompany Vic and his Corsican bride, Marie, to ...
Plot: truck, adventurer, trip, cousin cousin relationship, irish, hijacking, beer, native, fever, husband wife relationship, hijacker, capture ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 5.5
 508
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, friendship, truck driver, truck, car chase, hitchhiker, bar fight, machine gun, partners, chase, gang, workplace ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.5
 123
Driving Force (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the near future Steve (Sam Jones) takes a job as a tow truck driver that has to battle a gang of baddies led by Nelson (Don Swayze).
Plot: truck, truck accident, post apocalypse, tow truck, road accident, male female relationship, kiss, love, explosion, father daughter relationship, revenge, car rollover ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
B.J. and the Bear (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: B.J. and the Bear is an American comedy series which aired on NBC from 1979 to 1981. Created by Christopher Crowe and Glen A. Larson, the series stars Greg Evigan and Claude Akins.
Plot: truck driver, driver, truck, semi truck, chimpanzee
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Killing Machine (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a gang of thugs brands a hard working truck driver a traitor and murders his bride, He retaliates by being even more violent than his attackers.
Plot: revenge, burned alive, truck driver, violence, terrorist, mafia, murder, explosive, eta terrorist group, labor, truck, plastic explosive ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 457
Steel (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mike Catton was once a world-renowned construction foreman (at least in the construction world), but an accident left him with a serious fear of heights. Unable to climb the big skyscrapers while under construction, he retired and became a truck ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, uplifting, exciting ...
Plot: skyscraper, race against time, danger, partners, anti heroes, workplace intrigue, against the odds, workplace situations, friendship, boss and employee, crimes, anti hero ...
Time: 70s
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Iracema, Uma Transa Amazônica (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, West Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl from the countryside goes to the city of Belém to take part in the Círio de Nazaré celebrations. Led to prostitution, she wishes to move to the wealthiest Southeast region of Brazil. In a dance club, she meets a truck driver that ...
Style: road movie
Plot: environmental destruction, forest, deforestation, prostitution, truck, truck driver, poverty, ecology, amazon
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 3K
Breakout (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bush pilot is hired for $250,000 to go to Mexico to free an innocent prisoner.
Style: suspenseful, light, exciting, entertaining, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, escape, false accusation, fugitives, chase, manhunt, danger, rescue, adventure, prison life, captivity, warden ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, ireland, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.9
 158
The Beast (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An experienced truck-driver is forced to become assistant to a young Sicilian driver. The Beast, the truck they drive around Europe, becomes their ground for mutual respect and trust.
Style: road movie
Plot: truck, female stockinged legs, trip, job, girl, money, driver, pantyhose, truck driver, chase, male male relationship, on the road ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
 148
Time Bomb (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A gang of terrorists tries to hijack a truck carrying plutonium.
Plot: black hero, dead woman on floor, convoy, dead woman, nuclear, woman in uniform, truck, machine gun, femme fatale, plutonium, female criminal, female terrorist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 598
The Illegal (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After the birth of his first child, Roberto, a young Mexican man slips across the border into the United States. Seeking work to support his family back home, he finds that working hard is not enough.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, farm, mexican, politics, society, misfit, hopes, immigrants, dance, heart attack, second wife, heat ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, colorado, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Valley of Mystery (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Meridian Airlines flight from Miami to Caracas crashes in the Venezuelan jungle, stranding 130 passengers and crew in hostile surroundings.
Plot: air disaster, survival, human sacrifice, hands tied behind back, pilot, blowgun, novelist, burning village, waterfall, guitar, missionary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Mercury Plains (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A troubled man runs away to Mexico and is recruited to join a paramilitary group of teens fighting the drug cartels. He proves himself to the group, but questions their motive.
Plot: digging, excavation, fbi, illegal drugs, reading a letter aloud, stolen money, crawling, biblical reference, man in underwear, blister, gunshot, murder ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Thumb Tripping (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Gary and Shay are two happy-go-lucky flower children who hitchhike in the beautiful Big Sur-Monterey area of California.
Style: road movie
Plot: on the road, journey, mother daughter relationship, travel, truck driver, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), weirdo, hitchhiker, runaway, female nudity, motorcyclist ...
Place: california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
 135
Striker (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Slade is hired to rescue a journalist named Frank Morris from a Sandinista prison in Nicaragua. He teams with Marta, a local woman, to carry out this mission, but then he's captured, tortured, and forced to deal with the fact that ...
Plot: truck driver, shot in the crotch, judo, shot in the leg, stabbed in the stomach, impalement, falling down stairs, jungle warfare, throat slitting, submachine gun, fistfight, shot in the chest ...
Place: nicaragua, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 3.9
 31
Hard Knocks (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A suspenseful and romantic tale of a young man, Guy Montgomery (Michael Christian), whose whole life thus far has been a desperate escape from a tragic and dangerous past. Idealistic as he tries to be, a series of unfortunate incidents in the neon ...
Plot: stream, jail cell, motorcycle with a sidecar, liquor, pickup truck, aging, on the run, violence, semiautomatic pistol, motorcycle, butterfly, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Truckers Ride Again (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: New adventures of truck drivers Jare and Paja, long-time fellow associates and close friends. Jare is forced to pay off his debt for the loans he was raising to build a house for his numerous family. He must find heaps of money as soon as possible, ...
Plot: household, truck, folk music, truck driver, fair, restaurant, friends, gang of thieves, debt, river
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 1K
The Horsemen (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the poor, desolate northern provinces of the mountainous feudal Sunni kingdom of Afghanistan (before the Soviet-engineered republican revolutions), the status of the proud men and their clans is determined less by wealth or even military power ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, tense
Plot: village life, ambition, self discovery, village, mountain, parents and children, redemption, downfall, rivalry, heroes, coming of age, contests and competitions ...
Time: 70s, contemporary
Place: afghanistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.2
 349
Running Scared (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's 1961. Two servicemen smuggle a box of military gear to USA. Leroy tries out a military camera and accidentally takes a picture of some military facilities. Army finds one of the pictures and thinks they're communist spies.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: military, spy, escape, cold war, manhunt, swamp, boat chase, chase, espionage, adventure, soldier, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, cuba, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Wind and the Lion (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century an American woman is abducted in Morocco by Berbers. The attempts to free her range from diplomatic pressure to military intervention.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic, intense ...
Plot: desert, kidnapping, politics, rescue, hostage, hostages, confined, missing person, woman in danger, ransom, crimes, danger ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: morocco, washington d.c., africa, usa, north africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Sometimes a Great Notion (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hank Stamper and his father, Henry, own and operate the family business by cutting and shipping logs in Oregon. The town is furious when they continue working despite the town going broke and the other loggers go on strike ordering the Stampers to ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, rough, gloomy
Plot: family relations, logging, lumberjack, death of brother, resentment, couple relations, social differences, small town, americana, family business, siblings relations, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 1K
The Rescue (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A team of Navy Seals are sent to destroy a disabled submarine so it will not fall into the "wrong" hands. They complete their mission, but are captured before they can return to their base. The U.S. Government will not mount a rescue ...
Style: bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, soldier, escapades, daring rescue, chases and races, race against time, heroes, confined, save the day, hostages, adventure, military ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 2K
Borderline (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jeb Maynard is a patrolman guarding the U.S.-Mexican border, whose partner and buddy Scooter has just been murdered. Maynard knows that a smuggler of illegal aliens is responsible for Scooter's death, but the feds insist that drug dealers ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, biting, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: immigrants, manhunt, murder, human trafficking, illegal immigration, border patrol, law enforcement, society, chase, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Great Escape II: The Untold Story (1988)
Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Allied prisoners tunnel out of a stalag, then return to avenge fellow escapees executed by the Nazis.
Plot: world war two, nazi, escape, prison, pow, prisoners of war, prison escape
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Run, Angel, Run! (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Angel (William Smith), an outlaw biker, sells out his gang by exposing their wild conquests to Like magazine for $10,000. With his photo on the cover, Angel skips town and tries to start over with help from sheep rancher Dan Felton (Dan Kemp). An ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: motorcycle gang, biker gang, straw, corvette, biker, dancing, drifter, motorcycle, schoolhouse, beer drinking, topless dancing, sunglasses ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 356
Prawo Ojca (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the ex-racing driver's teenage daughter is brutally raped, her father seeks justice on his own.
Plot: shot to death, revenge, injustice, rape, gas station, rape victim, bmw, forest, rapist, teenage daughter, person in a car trunk, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
In Enemy Country (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Wartime secret agents are on a mission to destroy a deadly new type of torpedo, hidden in a Nazi stronghold in France.
Plot: nazi occupied france, undercover, mission, torpedo, parachute, spy, husband wife relationship, world war two, factory, nazi
Time: 1940s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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