Movies like Moonfire

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Moonfire (1970)
 4.9
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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 serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about truck, truck driver, chase, adventure, chases and races, murder and heroes mostly in Drama, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Moonfire: Trucker's Woman (1975), The Big Gamble (1961), The Tube (2005), Mercury Plains (2016), Convoy (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: murder, revenge, motel, female nudity, truck driver, on the road, pursuit, truck, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.9
 123
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: adventurer, truck, irish, happy ending, fever, german, husband wife relationship, beer, cargo, cousin cousin relationship, trip, native ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.0
 74
The Tube (2005)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Austria, Germany, Slovakia, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: truck, fire extinguisher, heroine, motorcycle, trial, crash, firefighter, truck driver, hospital, death of daughter, explosion, accident ...
Place: alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, fbi, illegal drugs, tank top, male objectification, drinking from the bottle, drinking from a bottle, homoeroticism, drugs, feet on table, barefoot male
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 6.3
 13K
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: exciting, semi serious, feel good, road movie, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the road, chase, rebellion, police corruption, americana, police, truck driver, truck stop, truck, convoy, on the run ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona, new mexico, las vegas, texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, false accusation, chase, escape, pilot, danger, manhunt, on the run, dishonesty, fugitives, chases and races, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, ireland, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.2
 147
Commando Squad (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An American narcotics agent takes her squad to Mexico, where she must break up a drug-smuggling gang that has also kidnapped her boyfriend.
Plot: smuggling, commando, gang, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, kidnapping, drugs, female nudity, sex
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.7
 140
Time Bomb (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A gang of terrorists tries to hijack a truck carrying plutonium.
Plot: truck, machine gun, black hero, woman shot, nuclear, dead woman on floor, femme fatale, dead woman, terrorism, woman in uniform, evil woman, convoy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, tow truck, road accident, explosion, revenge, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: prison escape, nazi, escape, prison, world war two, prisoners of war
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 412
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Plot: skyscraper, against the odds, friendship, ambition, workplace, danger, race against time, partners, anti heroes, friends, workplace situations, crime ...
Time: 70s
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: violence, murder, revenge, terrorist, burned alive, mafia, truck driver, explosive, eta, truck, driver, torture ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.4
 517
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: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: farm, mexican, politics, society, misfit, immigrants, family relations, hopes, heart attack, cafe, deportation, raid ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: prostitution, amazon, forest, poverty, ecology, deforestation, truck driver, truck
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.1
 373
Armstrong (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Cold War has just heated up! CIA Agent Bob Taylor (Charles Napier) arrives in Moscow with his new wife Susan (Kimberley Kates) with a highly secret video tape of Russian missiles leaving an unknown base near Moscow under the cover of darkness. ...
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, state affairs, computers and web, criminal heroes, chases and races, crimes, confined, working undercover, secret agents, law enforcement, chase, soldier ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: survival, missionary, guitar, human sacrifice, waterfall, novelist, pilot, hands tied behind back, blowgun
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 1K
Borderline (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, biting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, manhunt, illegal immigration, human trafficking, border patrol, tough law enforcer, lone wolves, criminal heroes, crimes, cons and scams, fugitives, on the run ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 390
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, on the road, dishonesty, partners, gangsters, workplace, rivalry, chase, workplace situations, chases and races, adventure, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: urination, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, marriage, truck driver, on the road, truck, travel, hitchhiking, motorcyclist, runaway, motorcycle ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: torpedo, parachute, nazi, husband wife relationship, spy, world war two, factory, mission, undercover
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
 135
The Beast (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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, on the road, truck driver, job, homosexual subtext, driver, trip, pantyhose, girl, female stockinged legs, chase, money
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ...
Plot: motorcycle gang, radio, dancing, wine, biker gang, straw, telephone call, money, bar, topless dancing, schoolhouse, beer drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, epic ...
Plot: desert, kidnapping, politics, rescue, ransom, society, heroes, marines, woman in danger, danger, confined, daring rescue ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: morocco, africa, usa, washington d.c., north africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 5.5
 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: serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, adventure, save the day, chases and races, hostages, confined, escapades, heroic mission, daring rescue, race against time, survival, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 110
Pancho Barnes (1988)
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A made for TV movie in which Valerie Bertinelli portrays Florence Pancho Barnes, a bored socialite who decides to learn to fly
Style: realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: adventurer, heroes, social relations, adventure, ambition, social differences, society, feminism, aviator, aviation, pilot, female pilot
Time: 20s, 1930s, 1940s, 1920s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 312
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, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, spy, boat chase, escape, swamp, manhunt, cold war, chase, adventure, escapades, chases and races, espionage ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, cuba, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
 294
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: father daughter relationship, person in a car trunk, teenage daughter, rape victim, injustice, rape, revenge, brutality, hit on the head, forest, shooting, rapist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Treasure of the Yankee Zephyr (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a lake high in the mountains of New Zealand hunter Gibbie Gibson discovers a plane wreck from WW2. When he tells it around, a gang of crooks follows and threatens him and his daughter, because they know there are 50 million dollars in the wreck. ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, treasure hunt, adventurer, rescue, confined, crimes, daring rescue, save the day, escapades, adventure, bounty hunter, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 161K
Twister (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: TV weatherman Bill Harding is trying to get his tornado-hunter wife, Jo, to sign divorce papers so he can marry his girlfriend Melissa. But Mother Nature, in the form of a series of intense storms sweeping across Oklahoma, has other plans. Soon the ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, exciting, scenic ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night
Plot: divorce, natural disaster, tornado, forces of nature, race against time, escapades, chases and races, wife husband relationship, hurricane, peril, love triangle, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 2.4
 489
Tomb Invader (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: With promises of untold treasure, two modern-day adventurers team up to enter the ancient tomb of Quin Shi Haung, and stop a madman from releasing the mercury trapped within.
Plot: tomb, booby trap, treasure hunter, archaeologist, buried treasure, billionaire, trap, girl fight, treasure, expedition
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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