Movies like Moonfire

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Moonfire (1970)
 4.9
 63
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, 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 exciting films with plots about danger, adventure, chase, heroes, truck, chases and races and escapades mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Moonfire: The Big Gamble (1961), Mercury Plains (2016), Trucker's Woman (1975), Breakout (1975), Driving Force (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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, hijacker, husband wife relationship, beer, trip, cousin cousin relationship, happy ending, german, fever, native ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, illegal drugs, fbi, male objectification, tank top, drinking from the bottle, drinking from a bottle, feet on table, barefoot male, drugs, homoeroticism
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: truck driver, truck, on the road, pursuit, motel, murder, female nudity, revenge, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, false accusation, pilot, escape, fugitives, chase, manhunt, on the run, chases and races, danger, dishonesty, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, ireland, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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, revenge, father daughter relationship, explosion
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.0
 74
The Tube (2005)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Austria, Germany, Slovakia, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: truck, fire brigade, newspaper, lawyer, fire, firefighter, crash, explosion, accident, death of daughter, hospital, truck driver ...
Place: alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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: gang, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, kidnapping, smuggling, commando, sex, female nudity, drugs
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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: dead woman on floor, femme fatale, nuclear, dead woman, terrorism, evil woman, machine gun, truck, black hero, woman shot, plutonium, woman in uniform ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: feel good, semi serious, exciting, road movie, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the road, chase, police, truck driver, convoy, rebellion, truck, truck stop, on the run, police corruption, americana ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona, new mexico, las vegas, texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, prison, escape, world war two, prisoners of war
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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: serious, touching, realistic
Plot: mexican, farm, immigrants, society, politics, hopes, misfit, family relations, raid, immigration, heart attack, heat ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, blowgun, human sacrifice, waterfall, missionary, guitar, hands tied behind back, novelist, pilot
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, one man army, secret agents, espionage, race against time, terrorism, hijacking, political conspiracy, political intrigue, working undercover, tough heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, biting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: border patrol, human trafficking, illegal immigration, manhunt, murder, fugitives, gang, border crossing, immigrants, lone wolves, partners against crime, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, topless dancing, sunglasses, motorcycle, radio, money, leather jacket, schoolhouse, chicken, train, rape, beer drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, realistic, captivating, epic ...
Plot: desert, kidnapping, politics, rescue, abduction, woman in danger, confined, danger, society, hostages, daring rescue, missing person ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: morocco, africa, usa, washington d.c., north africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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, hostages, adventure, daring rescue, submarine, race against time, prison, save the day, survival, heroic mission, prison life, confined ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: adventurer, ambition, social relations, adventure, feminism, social differences, heroes, society, pilot, female pilot
Time: 20s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 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, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, military, escape, manhunt, swamp, boat chase, cold war, adventure, chase, soldier, military life, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, cuba, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: world war two, husband wife relationship, spy, nazi, torpedo, parachute, mission, factory, undercover
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: skyscraper, anti heroes, workplace intrigue, against the odds, crime, ambition, partners, workplace, friends, race against time, boss and employee, friendship ...
Time: 70s
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: natural disaster, tornado, divorce, forces of nature, race against time, wife husband relationship, chases and races, escapades, love triangle, peril, obsession, hurricane ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1969, 1960s, 1990s
Place: oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, treasure hunt, adventurer, bounty hunter, adventure, airplane, one man army, chase, daring rescue, obsessive quest, rescue, save the day ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 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, buried treasure, billionaire, treasure hunter, archaeologist, girl fight, treasure, expedition, trap
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 341
Class of '61 (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three West Point 1861 generation cadets and friends go on opposite sides after the breakout of The Civil War, with tragic consequences. A subplot involves Lucius, a Shelby Peyton's slave, who kills a slave trader and goes on the run.
Plot: american civil war, irish american, u.s. army, woman shot, u.s. cavalry, forest, brawl, fistfight, battlefield, gunfight, love interest, sword fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 227K
Noah (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A man who suffers visions of an apocalyptic deluge takes measures to protect his family from the coming flood.
Style: captivating, exciting, biblical, suspense, epic ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, forces of nature, human nature, natural disaster, christianity, god, god or devil, moral dilemma, belief, ship, adventure ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
 3K
The Flyboys (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two boys from a small town find their courage tested when they accidentally stow away aboard an airplane owned by the mob...
Style: captivating, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: gangsters, adventure, young heroes, adolescence, airplane, race against time, save the day, small town, danger, heroes, one man army, social differences ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.1
 167
Atlas (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Evil king Praximedes convinces superhero Atlas to fight for him, but Atlas eventually sees the king's true nature and turns against him.
Style: exciting, epic, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cult, superhero, adventure, battle zone, betrayal, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, soldier, daring rescue, heroic mission ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
 70K
All Is Lost (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: During a solo voyage in the Indian Ocean, a veteran mariner awakes to find his vessel taking on water after a collision with a stray shipping container. With his radio and navigation equipment disabled, he sails unknowingly into a violent storm and ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, captivating, rough, harsh ...
Plot: survival, sea disaster, isolation, boat, adventure, ocean or sea, storm, desperation, forces of nature, human spirit, human nature, sailor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.8
 1K
Sweepers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dolph Lundgren is Christian Erickson, a leading demolition expert trained to disarm mine fields in a humanitarian minesweeping operation in Angola. His son is killed and he discovers that mines are being planted during the war to kill people in the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, chase, bar, battle, son, terrorist, secret agents, espionage, race against time, rescue, save the day, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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