Movies like Moonrunners

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Moonrunners
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Grady and Bobby Lee run moonshine for Uncle Jesse, who prides himself on his old-school moonshining methods, and refuses to buckle in to the 'big business moonshine' of Jake, who controls these parts for New York mobsters
Plot: whiskey, car race, car, cigar smoking, beer, mule, daredevil, moonshine, runaway, hillbilly, smuggling, guitar, love interest, explosion, sheriff, jail, uncle nephew relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, singing, singer, song, car chase
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The Dukes of Hazzard
Action, Comedy
USA
60 min.
 7.2
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
Action, Adventure, Comedy
USA, UK
116 min.
 7.3
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Most similar movies to Moonrunners

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, exciting and semi serious films with plots about chase, car, car chase, chases and races, rivalry, culture clash and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Moonrunners: Cannonball Run II (1984), A2 Racer (2004), The Gumball Rally (1976), Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965), The Dukes of Hazzard (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cannonball Run II
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The original characters from the first Cannonball Run movie compete in an illegal race across the country once more in various cars and trucks.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, offbeat, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, gangsters, race, on the road, adventurer, racing, adventure, buddies, kidnapping, odd couple, lame, underdog ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, connecticut, usa, cross country, las vegas
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System:   95%
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A2 Racer
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A teen comedy with cool cars and fast driving.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: car chase, chases and races, crimes, undercover, gang, working undercover, police, law enforcement, disorder, car race, highway, male objectification ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
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System:   88%
    User:   95%
 
The Gumball Rally
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of people from different backgrounds have one thing in common: when they hear the world "gumball" whispered by one of the others, they know that it's time for the Gumball Rally: a no-holds barred, secret, winner-take-all rally ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, road movie
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: fish out of water, on the road, adventurer, buddies, chase, fugitives, contests and competitions, car race, on the run, race against time, chaos and mayhem, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, cross country, new york
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System:   88%
    User:   100%
 
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Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Three strippers seeking thrills encounter a young couple in the desert. After dispatching the boyfriend, they take the girl hostage and begin scheming on a crippled old man living with his two sons in the desert, reputedly hiding a tidy sum of cash. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, kidnapping, murder, violence, cult, chase, drugs/alcohol, martial arts, women, cars, on the run, camp ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   87%
    User:   91%
 
The Dukes of Hazzard
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cousins Bo and Luke Duke and their car "General Lee", assisted by Cousin Daisy and Uncle Jesse, have a running battle with the authorities of Hazzard County (Boss Hogg and Sheriff Coltrane), plus a string of ne'er-do-wells often ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, buddies, adventure, odd couple, countryside, partners against crime, race against time, vengeance, car chase, car, farm, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
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System:   87%
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The Cannonball Run
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cross-country road race is based on an actual event, the Cannonball Baker Sea to Shining Sea Memorial Trophy Dash, organized by Brock Yates to protest the 55 mph speed limit then in effect in the U.S. The Cannonball was named for Erwin G. ...
Style: humorous, road movie, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: chase, adventure, underdog, race, motorcycle, parody, beer, racing, adventurer, kung fu, cars, alter ego ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, cross country, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   61%
 
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: At the height of the Cold War, a mysterious criminal organization plans to use nuclear weapons and technology to upset the fragile balance of power between the United States and Soviet Union. CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB agent Illya Kuryakin are ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Plot: spy, cold war, espionage, nuclear bomb, chase, culture clash, betrayal, cia, torture, car chase, conspiracy, assassin ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1963
Place: germany, usa, rome italy, berlin germany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   74%
 
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Thunderbolt
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In order to release his kidnapped sister, sports car mechanic Jackie Chan has to beat a super-criminal street racer.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, police investigation, criminal's revenge, adventure, gang, gangsters, master criminal, partners against crime, police, chase, drug dealing, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   67%
 
Smokey and the Bandit II
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Bandit goes on another cross-country run, transporting an elephant from Florida to Texas. And, once again, Sheriff Buford T. Justice is on his tail.
Style: road movie, humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, road trip, on the road, desert, beer, cars, on the run, racing, justice, race against time, elephant ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, cross country, mississippi, texas, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   46%
 
Death Race 2000
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a boorish future, the government sponsors a popular, but bloody, cross-country race in which points are scored by mowing down pedestrians. Five teams, each comprised of a male and female, compete using cars equipped with deadly weapons. ...
Style: futuristic, cynical, dark humor, road movie, serious ...
Plot: cult, violence, race, contests and competitions, gory, racing, dark hero, splatter, blood, death, survival, cars ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   57%
 
Smokey and the Bandit
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A race car driver tries to transport an illegal beer shipment from Texas to Atlanta in under 28 hours, picking up a reluctant bride-to-be on the way.
Style: road movie, humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, beer, car chase, police, road trip, on the road, cars, revenge, motorcycle, justice, on the run, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, cross country, california, atlanta georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   60%
 
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A group of strangers come across a man dying after a car crash who proceeds to tell them about the $350,000 he buried in California. What follows is the madcap adventures of those strangers as each attempts to claim the prize for himself.
Style: humorous, epic, road movie, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: chase, treasure hunt, farce, race, desert, adventure, greed, road trip, nothing goes right, on the road, money, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   45%
 
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Ralliraita
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This rollicking sports comedy from Finnish director Markku Polonen follows the exploits of Seppo 'Sladi' Pesonen, an ex-top-tiered race car driver now reduced to instructing students at a driving school. To relieve the monotony of this ...
Plot: juvenile delinquent, rally, juvenile delinquency, sabotage, car race, betting, car, rival, mechanic, uncle nephew relationship, farce, car thief ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   47%
 
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Manta, Manta
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A not so clever guy called Berti with a Opel Manta (a low budget European sports-coupe from the '80s) gets competition in a street race from a guy with a fast Mercedes, and another slick guy with a Ferrari tries to get his hands on Bertis ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, rivalry, contests and competitions, small town, chases and races, couple relations, adolescence vs adulthood, hairdresser, mercedes benz, car chase, ambition, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, germany, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   47%
 
Dazed and Confused
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of Texas teens on their last day of school in 1976, centering on student Randall Floyd, who moves easily among stoners, jocks and geeks. Floyd is a star athlete, but he also likes smoking weed, which presents a conundrum ...
Style: realistic, talky, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, coming of age, friendship, teenager, small town, marijuana, adolescence, cult, geek, teacher, drinking, drugs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1976
Place: texas, usa, california, new jersey, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   42%
 
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Taxi
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In Marseilles (France), skilled pizza delivery boy Daniel who drives a scooter finally has his dreams come true. He gets a taxi license. Caught by the police for a huge speed infraction, he will help Emilien, a loser inspector who can't drive, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, light, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, crime, chases and races, friends, heist, cars, french, police investigation, odd couple, surveillance, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, seaport, marseille, europe, marseille provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   51%
 
Cannonball Fever
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An illegal race that takes place over the United States and nothing will stop this bunch of racers except for the occasional cop or a damsel in distress. Jackie Chan's car is not in this one, but many new cars make up for that. Who will win? ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, intense, surreal
Plot: chase, car chase, racing, on the road, adventurer, underdog, cars, contests and competitions, mentor, greed, family, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   38%
 
 6.3
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The race
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, exciting
Plot: contests and competitions, parents and children, ambition, rivalry, family problems, family relations, chases and races, adolescence vs adulthood, estrangement, car, family, race ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   42%
 
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Mama is boos!
Genre: Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After Gisberts couple at the end of the film Schatjes! with their car in a large hole in the highway driving, which is then surfaced, the film begins with the father's wake, which appears to have dreamed all this. Although the children are sent ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: vengeance, couple relations, rivalry, couples, disorder, infidelity, parents and children, danger, dishonesty, family relations, parents separation, singing ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
Days of Thunder
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, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: romance, racing, car chase, motorcycle, athlete's life, sport, cars, race, mentor, hotshot hero, redemption, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california, texas, alabama, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   43%
 
Kingsman: The Golden Circle
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: spy, secret government organization, agent, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, whispering, condom, bald man, resurrection, branding, parachute, mission, zero gravity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, europe, england, washington d.c., big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
Inter Star Wars: The Awaking Force
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia, Ukraine, Czech Republic
Duration: 48 min.
Story: In a parody of Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) rouge Jehi knight Vade Dartus attacks small Russian town with little success.
Plot: alcohol, russian, military, outer space, alien, escape, kitchen, parody, exploitation, running, chase, boy ...
Time: year 1916
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   49%
 
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Major League
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Rachel Phelps inherits the Cleveland Indians from her deceased husband, she's determined to move the team to a warmer climate -- but only a losing season will make that possible, which should be easy given the misfits she's hired. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: underdog, baseball, sport, voodoo, indians, farce, follow your dream, mentor, foul language, rise to the top, down on your luck, screwball ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, miami, usa, california, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   46%
 
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Blockers
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When three parents discover their daughters’ pact to lose their virginity at prom, they launch a covert one-night operation to stop the teens from sealing the deal.
Style: humorous, entertaining, buddy comedy, captivating, funny
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: parent child relationship, friendship, prom, father daughter relationship, party, chase, adventure, escapades, youth, couples, loss of virginity, virginity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   44%
 
 5.9
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Bird on a Wire
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.
Style: clever, exciting, road movie, humorous, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: chase, car chase, criminal's revenge, verbal byplay, lawyer, fugitives, corruption, violence, motorcycle, hidden identity, lone hero, sexual attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, wisconsin, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
 6.3
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Hooper
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Burt Reynolds plays a legendary stunt man known as Sonny Hooper, who remains one of the top men in his field, but due to too many stressful impacts to the spine and the need to pop pain killers several times a day, he knows he should get out of the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, light, intense ...
Plot: hollywood, chase, actor's life, mentor, fight scenes, buddies, stuntman, friendship, contests and competitions, cars, lone hero, dialogue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, future
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   44%
 
 5.2
 13K
Pootie Tang
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pootie Tang, the musician/actor/folk hero of the ghetto, is chronicled from his early childhood to his battles against the evil Corporate America, who try to steal his magic belt and make him sell out by endorsing addictive products to his people. ...
Style: humorous, stylized, feel good, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, drugs/alcohol, folk hero, farm, cons and scams, hip hop, urban, corporate crimes, parody, righting the wronged, dishonesty, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   41%
 
American Graffiti
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A couple of high school graduates spend one final night cruising the strip with their buddies before they go off to college.
Style: realistic, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: small town, innocence lost, friendship, radio, coming of age, teenager, high school, dance, oldies, college, geek, buddies ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 1950s, year 1962
Place: california, usa
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System:   39%
    User:   36%
 

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Joachim, Put It in the Machine
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A sincere provincial young man, Frantisek Koudelka leaves to work in Prague. For the trip he buys a computer made horoscope with biorhythms charts, marked according to his date of birth, there are trappy, precarious, unsuccessful and even critical ...
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Genre: Comedy, Action
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Story: Get set for all the zany fun in this hilarious comedy about an Asian immigrant that everyone calls "Bruce", because of his resemblance to the legendary Bruce Lee. Bruce unknowingly works as cook for the Mob and is duped into making ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, culture clash, kung fu, gang, parody, mafia, stereotypes, gangsters, goofy hero, hidden identity, drug dealing, stupidity ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, las vegas, australia, chicago illinois
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System:   37%
    User:   35%
 
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