Movies like Moonrunners

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Moonrunners (1975)
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Moonrunners (1975)
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, car race, singing, song, singer, beer, sheriff, guitar, car chase, smuggling, moonshine, explosion, runaway, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, daredevil, jail, hillbilly, criminal syndicate, uncle nephew relationship, love interest, mule, cigar smoking
Time: 70s

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Most similar movies to Moonrunners

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, cult film and exciting films with plots about chase, car chase, car, rivalry, chases and races, vengeance and crimes mostly in Comedy, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Moonrunners: The Dukes of Hazzard (1979), Eat My Dust (1976), Burnout 2 (2016), Hooper (1978), Smokey and the Bandit (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Dukes of Hazzard (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police corruption, countryside, car chase, farm, cousin cousin relationship, car, silly humor, tough law enforcer, partners, anti heroes, chases and races, chase ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: colorado, usa, southern usa, georgia, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.4
 742
Eat My Dust (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hoover Nielbold is a car-crazy teenager who, in order to impress the hottest girl in school, takes her for a ride in a souped-up race car owned by local racer Big Bubba Jones. Hoover's father Harry, who's also the local sheriff is furious ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, road movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the run, fugitives, partners, crimes, lovers on the run, buddies, adventure, chases and races, heist, friends, car race ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.9
 2K
Burnout 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After two years in prison for participating in an illegal street race, Roy says no to a new illegal winter race from Bergen to Murmansk. But then he hears that his daughter will participate with a boyfriend.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, road movie
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: car race, car chase, car, car accident, chases and races, danger, heroes, streetwise, law enforcement, friendship, rivalry, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: scandinavia, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.4
 6K
Hooper (1978)
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: humorous, exciting, semi serious, light, intense ...
Plot: hollywood, stuntman, friendship, rivalry, bar fight, filmmaking, chase, aging, partners, ambition, buddies, contests and competitions ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, future
Place: usa, birmingham alabama, california, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Smokey and the Bandit (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, hitchhiker, road trip, beer, bet, race against time, on the road, truck, money, friendship, dancer, escape ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa, arkansas, atlanta georgia, georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Cannonball Run II (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Hong Kong
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, feel good, not serious, offbeat, parody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car, car chase, chase, highway, lie, military uniform, hotel, monkey, old woman, deception, magnet, slave ...
Time: 80s
Place: connecticut, california, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Bad Georgia Road (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: New York City woman inherits a moonshine farm in the South.
Plot: moonshine, heiress, hillbilly, redneck, female nudity, jeans, rape, cigarette smoking, mafia, inheritance, deep south, convertible ...
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Hot Summer in Barefoot County (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A city cop is sent out to the country to go undercover and bust up a ring of moonshiners run by a woman and her three hot teenage daughters.
Style: cult film
Plot: motorcycle, biker, hillbilly, marriage proposal, backwoods, corn, love, mother daughter relationship, farm, poor white trash, marriage, head injury ...
Place: north carolina, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Smokey and the Bandit II (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 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: truck, chase, car chase, road trip, desert, on the road, sheriff, elephant, on the run, buddies, race against time, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, florida, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.1
 112
Double Nickels (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two highway patrolmen think they are working on the side repossessing cars. But eventually, they realize that they have been tricked and are actually stealing the cars.
Plot: car chase, scam, chase, highway, police, speed, accident, stolen car, stealing a car, cigar smoking, pinball, car theft ...
Place: malibu california, southern california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Moonshine County Express (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The three surviving daughters of a murdered moonshiner band together with a racecar driver to run high-test shine behind the corpulent backs of the local likker syndicate.
Plot: cemetery, murder, daughter, sheriff, explosion, small community, preacher, moonshine, revenge, smuggler, woman, sister sister relationship ...
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Smokey Bites the Dust (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Follows the rivalry between a small-town Southern sheriff and a small-town delinquent who steals cars and then destroys them with the sheriff’s daughter by his side.
Style: parody
Plot: sheriff, small town, jack o'lantern, stock footage, car rollover, on the run, ends with freeze frame, pumpkin, police, speed, chase, troubled production ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.0
 270
Supervan (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man named Clint enters a solar-powered van called Vandora into a competition called Freakout.
Plot: van, abuse of power, handgun, marijuana, contest, radio, underground, highway, truck, sunglasses, car chase, convoy ...
Time: 70s
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Gumball Rally (1976)
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, cult film, road movie
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: chase, car race, contests and competitions, adventurer, buddies, partners, race against time, misfit, heroes, on the run, cross country, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Every Which Way But Loose (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Philo Beddoe is your regular, easygoing, truck-driving guy. He's also the best bar-room brawler west of the Rockies. And he lives with a 165-pound orangutan named Clyde. Like other guys, Philo finally falls in love - with a flighty singer who ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, road movie, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: on the road, orangutan, gambling, camping, motel, buddies, contests and competitions, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, ambition, track down ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: colorado, california, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.5
 205
Stingray (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lonigan and his partner Tony, two drug dealers, shoot two cops who attempt to set them up, and run away with a million bucks and the drugs, which they stash in a red Corvette Stingray in a used car lot. When they attempt to recover their stash with ...
Plot: nun, gun, speed, money, illegal drugs, sports car, escape, corvette, shooting, cigar, heroin, beer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Any Which Way You Can (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight - as he does - to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business. He decides to retire from fighting, but when the Mafia come along and arrange another fight, he is pushed into it. A ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, fight, mafia, motorcycle gang, woman in danger, dishonesty, contests and competitions, rivalry, friendship, orangutan, monkey, fist fighting ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
They Call Me Bruce? (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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, realistic, not serious, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hitman, gang, undercover, bruce lee, culture clash, crimes, goofy hero, drug dealing, hidden identity, silly humor, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, las vegas, new york, chicago illinois, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Summer School (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Anita is the new girl at school. When Steve gets one look at the voluptuous transfer, it sets his girlfriend Donna into a tailspin and she'll stop at nothing to make sure these two never unite.
Plot: beach, teenager, skateboarding, party, skateboard, summer, beer drinking, telephone call, pepsi cola, helmet, frisbee, topless ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Christmas Bounty (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former bounty hunter turns into an elementary schoolteacher. Determined to have a normal life and keep her bounty hunter past a secret, she reluctantly returns home for Christmas to help save the family business by catching the one bounty that got ...
Style: light, entertaining, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, love triangle, threat, mystery, false identity, deception, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, daredevil, family business, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, mercenary, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.2
 4K
Burnout (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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting, realistic
Plot: car, car chase, rivalry, father daughter relationship, chases and races, race, contests and competitions, family relations, parents and children, family problems, ambition, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: norway, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.5
 862
S*P*Y*S (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two CIA bunglers (Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould) botch a Soviet defection, then both sides mark them for termination.
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: espionage, murder, on the run, secret agents, government agency, chases and races, rivalry, partners, goofy hero, undercover, misfit partners, nothing goes right ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
It's a Complex World (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A band of would-be terrorists threaten to blow up the Heartbreak Hotel, Providence's most notorious rock club. Featuring extended live performances by The Young Adults and Morris Brock.
Plot: terrorism, rock band, timebomb, drugs, musician, rock and roll, singer, politics, song, nightclub, singing, party ...
Place: new jersey, rhode island, baltimore, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 4.7
 51
Hot Splash (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Matt and Woody's summer in Cocoa Beach is going to be awesome, but they're broke with no car and no women. In an effort to solve their little problem, Matt and Woody (by no will of their own) ends up in a deal with a gangster TJ Caruso.
Style: sex comedy, teen sex comedy, sexy
Plot: surfer, surfing, teenager, bikini, cocaine, spa, uncle nephew relationship, sex scene, drug dealer, kidnapping, best friends, sleazy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Asphalt Burning (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The third and final instalment in the Burnout trilogy. This time, the road leads trough Norway, to Sweden, Denmark and finally Germany to race on the famous racing track, Nürburgring.
Style: suspense, intense, entertaining, buddy movie
Plot: race car, rivalry, fiance fiancee relationship, partners, encounter, automobile racing, sports car, risk, friendship, car chase, chase, car race
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
McHale's Navy (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Retired Lieutenant Commander Quinton McHale spends his days puttering around the Caribbean in the old PT-73 selling homebrew, ice cream, and swimsuit calendars. He's brought out of retirement when his old nemesis turned the second best ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: military, terrorism, island, anti heroes, anti hero, farce, save the day, law enforcement, military life, heroic mission, officers and cadets, partners ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: cuba, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Shooting Stars (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two television actors who play detectives are fired when the show's star gets upset that they are getting the better parts to play. So, they decide to try it for real.
Style: parody
Plot: actor, private detective, investigation, chase, helicopter, car
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.8
 2K
A2 Racer (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A teen comedy with cool cars and fast driving.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: undercover, car chase, police, crimes, law enforcement, working undercover, gang, employer employee relationship, car accident, traffic accident, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)
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: cult film, offbeat, suspenseful, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, desert, femme fatale, nudity (full frontal - brief), chases and races, gays and lesbians, danger, mentally challenged, on the run, chase, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Angels' Brigade (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Six sexy women, and a teenage girl, devastate a right-wing militia before doing battle with ruthless drug pushers.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: heroine, drug dealer, rivalry, gangsters, society, crimes, drug dealing, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, martial arts, cons and scams ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%