Truck movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant truck movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, road movie and cult film films and TV shows about / with truck, chase, murder, truck driver, violence, chases and races, gangsters, vengeance, mentor and explosion plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as truck: 18 Wheels of Justice (2000), Convoy (1978), Black Dog (1998), Driving Force (1989), Monster Trucks (2016), Smokey and the Bandit II (1980), West of Here (2002), Desierto (2015), Prince Avalanche (2013), Maximum Overdrive (1986).

List of truck movies

18 Wheels of Justice (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Justice Department undercover agent Michael Cates’s family was killed after he testified against crime boss Jacob Calder. Now Cates is working out of an 18 Wheeler under another undercover identity, that of Chance Bowman. As Cates wanders America ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: truck, undercover, crimes, working undercover, danger, law enforcement, crime, gangsters, on the run, special agents, fighting crime, vigilante ...
Time: 90s
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 6.4
 15K
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: humorous, road movie, feel good, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, car chase, chase, rebellion, police corruption, on the road, americana, police, fighting the system, car accident, truck driver, truck stop ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona, new mexico, las vegas, texas, mexico
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 5.5
 8K
Black Dog (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con takes a job driving a truck cross country. What he doesn't know is that the truck is filled with illegal weapons and now he must fight to survive and save his family.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: truck, car chase, chases and races, rescue, chase, danger, crimes, partners, race against time, on the run, one man army, ex convict ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
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 4.6
 122
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, post apocalypse, truck accident, explosion, male female relationship, kiss, love, road accident, father daughter relationship, revenge, car rollover
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 5.6
 15K
Monster Trucks (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Looking for any way to get away from the life and town he was born into, Tripp, a high school senior, builds a Monster Truck from bits and pieces of scrapped cars. After an accident at a nearby oil-drilling site displaces a strange and subterranean ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: truck, creature, pickup truck, teenager, automobile racing, friendship, teenage protagonist, escape, secret, small town, monster, creature feature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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Smokey and the Bandit II (1980)
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: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, chase, car chase, road trip, on the road, elephant, chases and races, on the run, buddies, rivalry, escapades, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, mississippi, florida, texas
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 5.4
 123
West of Here (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Finding his only escape in music, Gil Blackwell (Josh Hamilton) decides to leave his monotonous business life in Boston when his cousin dies in a car accident. Gil ignores his father's disapproval and takes the family's antique truck for ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, road movie, serious ...
Plot: truck, on the road, starting over, love and romance, midlife crisis, haunted by the past, pickup truck, family relations, father son relationship, car accident, music, renewed love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, california, san francisco, usa, montana
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 6.0
 9K
Desierto (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of Mexican emigrants attempts to cross the Mexican-US border. What begins as a hopeful journey becomes a harrowing, bloody and primal fight for survival when a deranged, rifle-toting vigilante and his loyal Belgian Malinois dog chase the ...
Style: psychological, philosophical, touching, rough
Plot: survival, truck, desert, mass murder, mexican border, killer dog, mexican, characters killed one by one, running for your life, mercilessness, wilderness, racist ...
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Prince Avalanche (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two highway road workers spend the summer of 1988 away from their city lives. The isolated landscape becomes a place of misadventure as the men find themselves at odds with each other and the women they left behind.
Style: talky, humorous, road movie, philosophical, atmospheric ...
Plot: friendship, truck, highway, camping, workplace, workplace situations, buddies, in the woods, wilderness, driver, male friendship, male bonding ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
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Maximum Overdrive (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a comet passes close to the earth, machines all over the world come alive and go on homicidal rampages. A group of people at a desolate truck stop are held hostage by a gang of homicidal 18-wheelers. The frightened people set out to defeat the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, objects come to life, hostage, truck, siege, supernatural, danger, hostages, heroic mission, deadly, crimes, race against time ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina, usa
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The Hi-Lo Country (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An intimate story of the enduring bond of friendship between two hard-living men, set against a sweeping backdrop: the American West, post-World War II, in its twilight. Pete and Big Boy are masters of the prairie, but ultimately face trickier ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: friendship, infidelity, cattle ranch, love triangle, truck, cowboy, pickup truck, homecoming, introspection, human nature, gunfight, desert ...
Place: new mexico, usa, pearl harbor, california, colorado ...
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 6.0
 6K
Hush (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young couple on a motorway journey are drawn into a game of cat and mouse with a truck driver when they see something disturbing in the back of his vehicle.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, scary ...
Plot: missing person, murder, on the run, truck, danger, crimes, witnessing a crime, violence, chases and races, rescue, psychopath, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 3.8
 4K
Road Kill (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A supernatural thriller about a group of teenagers menaced by a driver-less train in the Australian outback.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, psycho, deadly creature, survival, wilderness, gory, out of the way, chases and races, danger, curses spells and rituals, truck, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: australia
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 6.4
 174K
Twister (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: natural disaster, catastrophe, tornado, storm, divorce, hurricane, weatherman, forces of nature, chases and races, escapades, race against time, truck ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 1960s ...
Place: oklahoma
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Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Max Rockatansky returns as the heroic loner who drives the dusty roads of a postapocalyptic Australian Outback in an unending search for gasoline. Arrayed against him and the other scraggly defendants of a fuel-depot encampment are the bizarre ...
Style: cult film, bleak, stylized, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, survivor, gang, chases and races, bounty hunter, survival, boomerang, truck, anti heroes, anti hero, chase ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: australia, middle east
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 7.0
 101K
The Mule (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Earl Stone, a man in his 80s who is broke, alone, and facing foreclosure of his business when he is offered a job that simply requires him to drive. Easy enough, but, unbeknownst to Earl, he’s just signed on as a drug courier for a Mexican cartel. ...
Style: road movie, realistic, exciting, based on true events, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: drug cartel, drug trafficking, drug dealer, drug traffic, old man, money, ex husband ex wife relationship, drugs, police officer, pickup truck, truck, male protagonist ...
Time: year 2005, 2000s, year 1958, 2010s, year 2017
Place: mexico, texas, illinois, chicago illinois, new mexico ...
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It's the Girl in the Red Truck, Charlie Brown (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Spike waves to a young woman driving a red pickup truck through the desert of Needles, California every day; it is the highlight of his day. In this combined animated and live-action special, we meet an aerobics instructor, Jenny, who wants to be a ...
Plot: surrealism, cartoon dog, restaurant, letter, diner, pickup truck, frisbee, love, friendship, hunter, aerobics, part animation ...
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 6.9
 45K
Joe (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The rough-hewn boss of a lumber crew courts trouble when he steps in to protect the youngest member of his team from an abusive father.
Style: touching, captivating, rough, depressing, realistic ...
Plot: child abuse, redemption, friendship, teenager, hopes, murder, ex convict, alcoholic, small town, life is a bitch, 15 year old, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, mississippi, usa, new jersey, california
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 6.9
 158
The Beast (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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, chase, job, money, truck driver, female stockinged legs, driver, girl, pantyhose, trip, male male relationship, on the road ...
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 6.0
 75
The Tube (2005)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Austria, Germany, Slovakia, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: truck, fire truck, newspaper, death of husband, trial, death of child, tunnel, crash, fire hose, fire extinguisher, dead child, car ...
Place: alps
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 6.8
 163
Mi Socio (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bolivia
Story: The story of an improbable friendship and a social comment on life in Bolivia in the eighties.
Style: road movie
Plot: native american, truck, travel, friendship, death of child, indians, man boy relationship
Place: bolivia
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 4.8
 78
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, billionaire, nazi, recluse, blackmail
Place: mexico
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Truck Stop Women (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mother and daughter who run a brothel for truckers fight back when the Mafia tries to take over their operation.
Style: sexual, sexy, cult film, psychotronic, sexploitation film
Plot: rifle, hitchhiking, truck, mafia, looking at picture, shot to death, death of daughter, panties, ends with death, night, double murder, woman driver ...
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 5.8
 183
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: truck, adventurer, trip, cousin cousin relationship, irish, hijacking, beer, native, fever, husband wife relationship, hijacker, misadventure ...
Place: africa
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 5.5
 500
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, friendship, hitchhiker, bar fight, truck driver, truck, car chase, machine gun, dishonesty, partners, chase, gang ...
Time: 70s
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 5.1
 1K
Battletruck (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It’s the 21st century, the Oil Wars have made a mess of the planet and the land outside major cities is lawless. After Hunter comes to the aid of Corlie, who has run away from the villainous Straker, he takes her to the peaceful community of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, post apocalypse, post nuclear, vigilantism, terrorism, vengeance, survival, injustice, gory, battles, chaos, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: new zealand
Is relevant ?
 5.1
 280
Thunder Run (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A vicious band of nuclear terrorists is threatening America's atomic weapons research. Truck jockey Charlie Morrison (Forrest Tucker) volunteers for a last-ditch, suicide scheme to lure them into a trap, baited with a vital shipment of ...
Style: road movie, surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: korean war veteran, scar, terrorist, chase, soldier, drag racing, veteran, bar fight, machine gun, truck driver, car chase, truck ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, nevada
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A Most Violent Year (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A thriller set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city's history, and centered on a the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand their business and capitalize on ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: immigrants, corruption, oil, american dream, capitalism, family business, business ethics, crimes, crime, power relations, ambition, mafia ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981, 70s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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 7.4
 40K
Frenzy (1972)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A serial murderer is strangling women with a necktie. The London police have a suspect, but he is the wrong man.
Style: dark humor, tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), rape, crime, secretary, false accusation, strangulation, psychopath, necktie, police ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: london, england, europe, scotland yard, tower bridge london ...
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300 Miles to Heaven (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Denmark, France, Poland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on a true story dating back to 1985 when two Polish boys, a teenager and his little brother, escaped from communist Poland all the way to Sweden, hidden under a truck. In the movie, their destination has been changed to Denmark.
Plot: truck, social worker, communism, children, brother brother relationship, hospital, teenage boy, escape, father son relationship, sewing machine, little boy, throwing a rock ...
Place: denmark, poland
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