Movies like Rum Runners

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Rum Runners (1971)
 5.6
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Rum Runners (1971)
Original name: Boulevard du Rhum
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In the prohibition years, the 'rumrunners' travel through the Caribbean Sea with the forbidden liquor barely escaping the ship patrols. While on the run, one of the bootleggers falls in love with an actress on a movie set.
Plot: sailor, smuggler, sunken ship, binge drinking, coast guard, frenchman, movie star, caribbean sea, prohibition, sword duel, fistfight, rum, autograph, film within a film, bar brawl, car over cliff, journey shown on map, character appears in newspaper, liquor
Time: 1920s
Place: texas, jamaica, mexico

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Most similar movies to Rum Runners

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and exciting films with plots about boat, farce, disorder, adventure, female nudity, escapades and chase mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Western genres. Some movies like Rum Runners: Greed in the Sun (1964), Money Money Money (1972), Twelve Plus One (1969), The Last Adventure (1967), Black Jack (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Greed in the Sun (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Marec, a truck driver is sent by his boss to track down through the Morroccan desert a reckless youngster who stole a brand-new truck and its payload. Riddled with bad luck, Marec will face the dangers of the desert, as well as a fishy partner, and ...
Style: road movie
Plot: truck, border, falling into water, laughter, threatened with a gun, gunshot, cigar smoking, welding, native, cigarette smoking, cafe owner, telephone call ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: morocco, sahara, west africa, sahara desert
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Money Money Money (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When they realize the times are changing, five crooks decide to switch from bank robberies to personality abductions.
Style: humorous, witty, clever, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, dishonesty, hostages, gangsters, goofy hero, confined, nothing goes right, crime, politics, rivalry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, paris france, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Twelve Plus One (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mario, a young philanderer, receives 13 antique chairs in a bad state by inheritance and decides to sell off them to get some money. Afterwards he gets to know that one of them contains documents worth a lot of money. So he begins an adventurous ...
Plot: chair, jewel, inheritance, jewelry, hairdresser, breasts, auction, beard, long hair, antique shop, farce
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Last Adventure (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two adventurers and best friends, Roland and Manu, are the victims of a practical joke that costs Manu his pilot's license. With seeming contrition, the jokesters tell Roland and Manu about a crashed plane lying on the ocean floor off the coast ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, pilot, adventurer, ocean, escapades, adventure, danger, partners, graphic violence, friends, island ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france, africa, europe, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 6.5
 527
Black Jack (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this fascinating adventure of the England of the 1750s, the huge Frenchman Black Jack (Jean Franval) miraculously survives a hanging by the British authorities in Yorkshire and escapes from the grim jaws of "justice." He takes to the ...
Plot: blackmail, stagecoach, child protagonist, carnival, apprentice, mental institution, hotel, french, sailor, kidnapping, insanity, candle ...
Time: 18th century
Place: northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Exchange Student (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Monsieur Bosquier, the owner of a private school, is far from pleased when his eldest son, Philippe, fails his end of year exams. He decides to send his wayward offspring to England to improve his English. In exchange, Philippe’s host, a wealthy ...
Plot: holiday, exchange student, barge, boss, domineering father, comedy of errors, wedding ceremony, being followed, following someone, fight, teenager, stagecoach ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Treasure Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, UK, Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A treasure buried on an island of the Antilles. A pirate without a straight leg, without a boat, treacherous and bloodthirsty and without the treasure map. A baroness flamboyant, unscrupulous, praying mantis, penniless, but with a boat. A young ...
Plot: pirate, treasure map, mutiny, treasure hunt, monkey, seance, tropical island, wooden leg
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Up to His Ears (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Up the Himalayas... Up the Yang-tze... Up in a balloon... Up-stage with a stripper... Up-town in Hong Kong... You can't keep a great adventurer down
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic, parody ...
Plot: on the run, danger, adventure, goofy hero, disorder, dull life, on the road, assassination attempt, love and romance, crimes, escapades, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: nepal, asia, himalaya, hong kong, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6.4
 4K
Viva Maria! (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Traveling players invent the strip tease while mixed up in a Central American revolution.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, captivating ...
Plot: revolution, striptease, circus, fall in love, against the odds, chaos and mayhem, political corruption, friendship, political unrest, culture clash, strong female presence, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1910s, edwardian era
Place: mexico, latin america, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.5
 359
Agent 38-24-36 (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this Eduardo Molinaro Spy-Spoof, Anthony Perkins plays a Russian spy sent out to steal sensitive information from NATO about military mobilization. Without much intelligence of his own, the distrusted agent of Soviet intelligence needs all the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, clever, witty ...
Plot: murder, disorder, unemployment, comedy of errors, cons and scams, government agency, heroes, secret agents, chases and races, hidden identity, goofy hero, espionage ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: russia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Treasure of Jamaica Reef (1974)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An adventure film about the search for a more than 200-year-old treasure on the ocean floor.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: sunken treasure, caribbean sea, shark, killer shark, treasure hunt, scuba diving, shipwreck, motorboat, bikini, man in swimsuit, murder
Place: jamaica, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.8
 1K
Sky High (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A group of American students traveling in Greece find themselves accidentally involved with a new type of drug--and the gang that wants it.
Plot: briefs, gun, drugs, helicopter, mind control, man in swimsuit, gay kiss, cruise ship, murder, espionage, car over cliff, fake death
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Run, Man, Run (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The legendary Tomas Milian stars as Cuchillo, a knife-throwing thief on the run from murderous bandits, sadistic American agents, his hot-blooded fiancée and a sheriff turned bounty hunter, all of whom are gunning for a hidden fortune in gold that ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, maverick, mexican revolution, knife, duel, graphic violence, old west, orchestral, chases and races, revolution, adventure, rebellion ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 2.9
 457
Going Bananas (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An evil circus owner chases a chimp and his friends through Africa. Not necessarily 'Dyn-O-Mite!', but this silly monkey business is decent family fun.
Style: neo screwball comedy
Plot: circus, anthropomorphism, jail, corrupt cop, police station, hospice, bonding, chimpanzee, acrobat, animal rights, nun, chase ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ghost in the Noonday Sun (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pirate crewman kills his captain after learning where he has hidden his buried treasure. However, as he begins to lose his memory, he relies more and more on the ghost of the man he just murdered to help him find the loot.
Style: parody, mystical
Plot: thunderstorm, climbing a rope, campfire, frenchman abroad, knock out, boy, rivalry, arrested, employer employee relationship, teenage boy, knocked out, digging ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Mad Adventures of 'Rabbi' Jacob (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this riot of frantic disguises and mistaken identities, Victor Pivert, a blustering, bigoted French factory owner, finds himself taken hostage by Slimane, an Arab rebel leader. The two dress up as rabbis as they try to elude not only assasins ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, disturbing ...
Plot: farce, chase, on the run, rabbi, wedding, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, on the road, partners, disorder, prosecution, racial stereotype ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, paris france, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Kiss Kiss... Bang Bang (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Kirk Warren, a former spy, is to be executed because he tried to steal a million dollars. But he is saved by Colonel Smithson because Sir Wilcox has prepared a mission for him. Warren has to steal a secret formula in Switzerland and try to expose ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: james bond spoof, spy, breaking the fourth wall, espionage, former spy, farce
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 21K
Captain Ron (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When mild-mannered Martin Harvey finds out that he has inherited a vintage yacht, he decides to take his family on a Caribbean vacation to retrieve the vessel. Upon arriving on a small island and realizing that the ship is in rough shape, Martin and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, cult film, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, adventure, silly humor, profanity, ocean or sea, disorder, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, fish out of water, nothing goes right, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: puerto rico, cuba, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971) is a comedy film directed by Leslie H. Martinson, starring Rosalind Russell and Darren McGavin, and released by United Artists. This was Russell's last theatrical film role, with one TV movie in 1972. Russell adapted ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: espionage, secret agents, escape, cia, spy, undercover, prison, working undercover, heroic mission, fish out of water, captivity, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: albania, europe, mexico, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 384
The Vixen (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Clara becomes a secretary who must cater to all the desires of the womanizing writer Jérôme, while he tries to write his memoirs.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: secretary, train, writers, bathtub, bachelor, writer's block, femme fatale, writing, female nudity, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Pain in the Ass (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ralf Milan, a hitman, arrives in Montpellier to kill an important witness. He checks in a hotel without knowing that his neighbour has become neurotic after his wife left him.
Style: offbeat, clever, witty, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: hitman, hotel, assassination attempt, suicide, psychiatrist, suicide attempt, unfulfillment, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, partners, odd couple, gangsters ...
Time: 70s
Place: southern france, france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Please, Not Now! (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sophie, a flighty young model, learns that her boyfriend is planning to leave her for another woman. Sophie resolves to either win him back or assassinate her rival. A handsome doctor (who happens to be falling for Sophie himself) assists her with ...
Plot: model, nudity (full frontal - brief), hypnosis, pie in the face, farce, photograph, doctor, ski resort, hypnotism, time lapse photography, jealousy, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Where the Spies Are (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: eurospy
Plot: cold war, double agent, assassination, british intelligence, desertion, manipulative woman, englishman abroad, gun, helicopter, espionage, gadget, airplane ...
Place: paris france, lebanon, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Chaos Class Is Waking Up (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: high school, mobbing, school band, prank, student, teacher, night watchman, test tube, standing in the rain, butter, new student, walkie talkie ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 8K
Search Party (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two oafs must rescue their stranded pal in Mexico.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, buddies, escapades, silly humor, friends, disorder, farce, drugs/alcohol, twentysomething life, sexual content, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.0
 129
Mad Sea (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A pretty woman approaching middle age rents out rooms in a small Italian town. An aging sailor and a handsome younger man are amongst the lodgers.
Plot: sailor, pension, husband wife relationship, sleeping nude, older woman younger man relationship
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
How Tasty Was My Little Frenchman (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In 1594 in Brazil, the Tupinambás Indians are friends of the Frenches and their enemies are the Tupiniquins, friends of the Portugueses. A Frenchman (Arduíno Colassanti) is captured by the Tupinambás, and in spite of his trial to convince them ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: escapades, deadly, politics, society, adventurer, rivalry, dark humor, battles, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, destiny, adventure ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Struggle for Life (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Marc Châtaigne, an intern at the Ministry of Standards, is sent to French Guiana to implement European construction standards at Guyaneige: the first Amazonian ski slope, intended to boost tourism in French Guiana. There, he meets Tarzan, an ...
Style: captivating, funny, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Plot: sex on the beach, trainee, absurd humor, sex scene, nature, ski resort, jungle, relationships, partners, workplace situations, save the day, animals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Messalina, Messalina! (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Adventure comedy directed by Bruno Corbucci.
Style: sex comedy, parody
Plot: roman, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexploitation, gore, sex, ancient rome
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Daughter of the Jungle (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two college students decide to take a vacation to the Amazon. While in a small village getting supplies, they provoke the anger of a local scoundrel, whose ruffians beat them up. After renting a boat and sailing down the river in search of some good ...
Style: buddy movie
Plot: jungle, jungle girl, indigenous people, boomerang, spider, catapult, treehouse, boat, river, tribe, chimpanzee, helicopter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%