Truck driver movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant truck driver movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, road movie, suspenseful, rough and humorous films and TV shows about / with truck driver, truck, danger, chases and races, chase, on the road, death, blood, violence and crimes plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as truck driver: Joy Ride (2001), Joy Ride 3: Road Kill (2014), Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead (2008), Big Trouble in Little China (1986), Over the Top (1987), Duel (1971), The Bunny Game (2011), Trucker (2008), Blacktop (2000), Getting Home (2007).

List of truck driver movies

 6.6
 64K
Joy Ride (2001)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three young people on a road trip from Colorado to New Jersey talk to a trucker on their CB radio, then must escape when he turns out to be a psychotic killer.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: truck driver, murder, kidnapping, cat and mouse, prank, trap, vengeance, psychopath, family relations, siblings relations, deathtrap, road trip ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: colorado, new jersey, san antonio texas, nebraska, san diego california ...
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Joy Ride 3: Road Kill (2014)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rusty Nail is back on the road again looking to punish injustice at every turn - and this time it's with a group of hotheaded street racers on their way to the Road Rally 1000. As they drive through a desolate shortcut on the way to the race, ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: truck driver, psychopath, mentally unstable, graphic violence, sadistic horror, on the run, deadly, danger, crimes, chases and races, psycho murderer, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead (2008)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While driving to Las Vegas for the bachelor party of her sister Melissa and her fiance Bobby, Kayla stops the car in the gas station to meet her date, Nik, a guy she met on the internet. Nik convinces her to take a secondary road under the protest ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: truck driver, chase, vengeance, psychopath, gory, prank, mind game, serial killer, woman in danger, murder, fear, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, utah
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Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When trucker, Jack Burton agreed to take his friend, Wang Chi to pick up his fiancee at the airport, he never expected to get involved in a supernatural battle between good and evil. Wang's fiancee has emerald green eyes, which make her a ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: truck driver, adventure, kidnapping, good versus evil, martial arts, race against time, rescue, chinatown, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, danger, magic ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa, china, hong kong
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 5.8
 51K
Over the Top (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sylvester Stallone stars as hard-luck big-rig trucker Lincoln Hawk and takes us under the glaring Las Vegas lights for all the boisterous action of the World Armwrestling Championship. Relying on wits and willpower, Hawk tries to rebuild his life ...
Style: serious, intense, exciting, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: arm wrestling, truck driver, underdog, athlete's life, redemption, custody, sport, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles
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 7.6
 63K
Duel (1971)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Travelling businessman, David Mann, angers the driver of a rusty tanker whilst crossing the Californian desert. A simple trip turns deadly as Mann struggles to stay on the road while the tanker plays cat and mouse with his life.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, road movie, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: road rage, desert, car chase, chase, truck driver, stalking, gas station, psychopath, salesman, chases and races, duel, on the road ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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The Bunny Game (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A prostitute looking for her next meal hitches a ride with a trucker that leaves her praying for her next breath.
Style: banned film, sadistic, rough, suspense, macabre ...
Plot: sadism, violence, sexual cruelty, perversity, sadist, sexual torture, torture, prostitute, misogyny, mercilessness, captivity, torturer ...
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 6.6
 3K
Trucker (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Loner Diane Ford (Michelle Monaghan) is a truck driver with an 11-year-old son, Peter (Jimmy Bennett), whom she never sees, and that's fine with her. But, when Peter's father, Len (Benjamin Bratt), falls ill, he asks Diane to take care of ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, contemplative, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: americana, truck driver, truck, single parent, family relations, family problems, small town life, parents and children, strong female presence, lifestyle, on the road, independent woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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 4.8
 550
Blacktop (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a fight with her boyfriend (Lochlyn Munro), a woman (Kristin Davis) unknowingly accepts a ride from a psychopath (Meat Loaf Aday).
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, missing person, road trip, truck driver, mind game, serial killer, woman in danger, riddles and clues, murder, mentally unstable, rescue, on the run ...
Time: 90s
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 7.4
 2K
Getting Home (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A black comedy about a farmer who tries to bring home the body of his friend, who died far from their town.
Style: road movie, serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: working class, truck driver, passenger, dealing with death, lower class, road trip, drinking, suicide attempt, migrant worker, drinking alcohol, counterfeit money, hitchhiker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
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 4.6
 11K
Rest Stop (2006)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The film follows Nicole Carrow, a young woman who is threatened by a maniac serial killer, after her boyfriend Jess, is abducted in a rest stop.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: woman in danger, serial killer, deadly, danger, on the road, survival, isolation, gory, crimes, chase, truck driver, torture ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
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 4.1
 513
Bite Marks (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Truck-driver Brewster takes over his missing brother's delivery of a load of coffins to a funeral home. He picks up hitchhiking gay couple Cary and Vogel whose relationship is in trouble to help him stay awake but when his GPS leads them into a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, scary, feel good, unusual plot structure
Plot: vampire, danger, gory, gay couple, gay lead character, bible, truck driver, hitchhiking, escapades, corpse, gay relationship, gay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Ice Road Terror (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A giant flesh-eating reptile takes the Arctic region by storm.
Style: suspenseful, dark, exciting, tense
Plot: creature, hitchhiker, blood, trophy, truck driver, mutant, animal attack, threat, danger, death, arctic, climate change ...
Place: alaska
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 6.1
 530
The Good Road (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Pappu is a truck driver. Supporting his parents and extended family is beyond his means. Now, he has been presented a plan. An accident will be staged. Pappu will "die". Insurance payments are substantial.David and Kiran, a middle class ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, road movie
Plot: missing child, parents and children, dishonesty, family relations, working class, father son relationship, boy, truck driver, husband wife relationship, truck, mother son relationship, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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 6.8
 2K
Las Acacias (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Rubén is a middle-aged Argentinian truck driver transporting timber between Paraguay and Buenos Aires. One day, at a truck stop, he picks up a young Paraguayan woman, Jacinta, whom his employer had told to take to Buenos Aires. To Rubén's ...
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: on the road, hitchhiker, human nature, introspection, unlikely couple, hopes, delivery, male female relationship, baby, mother daughter relationship, truck driver, border crossing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, paraguay, latin america, south america, buenos aires argentina
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 5.9
 385
The Off Hours (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: You're awake when everyone else is asleep. You're standing still as traffic is whipping by at 70mph. You see dusk and dawn everyday because they happen on your way to a time clock and then to a bed. Your off hours are spent trying to ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: diner, small town, hopes, unfulfillment, love and romance, society, bittersweet, dull life, working class, introspection, fall in love, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Great Smokey Roadblock (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Henry Fonda plays Elegant John, an old trucker who steals back his prized rig in California and takes off with almost no money. His Kenworth tractor has the name Eleanor on it. Elegant John once met Eleanor Roosevelt. He pulls a Fruehauf van with a ...
Style: road movie
Plot: truck driver, hitchhiker, crying man, borrowing money, playboy magazine, breaking and entering, smoking, sex worker, cowboy hat, eating, dumb police, lack of money ...
Time: 70s
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 4.9
 76
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 driver, truck, billionaire, nazi, recluse, blackmail
Place: mexico
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Vacancy 2: The First Cut (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three young people check into the Meadow View Inn for a night's rest, fully unaware of the inn's sick-minded employees and their nefarious intentions.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, scary, realistic ...
Plot: slasher, chase, voyeur, serial killer, psychopath, murder, voyeurism, crimes, danger, deadly, hotel, masked killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007, year 2004
Place: usa
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 5.5
 196
Deadhead Miles (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alan Arkin, dressed like a sea captain, aimlessly sails the American highways in his 18 wheeler mumbling manic, southern accented non sequiturs; carnivalizing roadside stops and happenstance towns while out-wierding cops and weigh stations with his ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, surreal
Plot: taxi, on the road, truck driver, friends, car chase, black market, workplace situations, chase, partners, chases and races, buddies, murderous pair ...
Time: future
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Trailer Park of Terror (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on the Imperium Comics series, Trailer Park of Terror. Six troubled high school students and their chaperon, an optimistic youth ministries Pastor, return from an outdoor character building retreat in the mountains. During a raging storm, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bus, prostitute, deal with the devil, chase, teenage life, violence spree, isolation, good versus evil, slasher, supernatural, clergy, danger ...
Time: contemporary
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A Quiet Death (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Martha is unhappy with her life as it is at the moment, and among other issues, she has decided to give up her writing career. Along with that decision comes a need to get away from her husband and from her psychiatrist, with whom she has had more ...
Plot: grandfather, truck driver, childhood, wine, death, psychiatrist, broken glass, memory, car, female nudity, wandering, greek ...
Time: 80s
Place: athens greece, greece, hellas
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 4.7
 142
Striker (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Slade is hired to rescue a journalist named Frank Morris from a Sandinista prison in Nicaragua. He teams with Marta, a local woman, to carry out this mission, but then he's captured, tortured, and forced to deal with the fact that ...
Plot: truck driver, shot to death, shot in the leg, kickboxing, massacre, cockfight, gunfight, explosion, throat slitting, body count, impalement, burnt face ...
Place: nicaragua, miami
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Breaker! Breaker! (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Truck driver searches for his brother, who has disappeared in a town run by a corrupt judge.
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: missing person, small town, chase, corruption, police corruption, martial arts, judge, vengeance, partners, buddies, kidnapping, track down ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, future
Place: usa, california, texas
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 6.6
 5K
Road Games (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A truck driver plays a cat-and-mouse game with a mysterious serial killer who uses a young female hitchhiker as bait to lure victims on a desolate Australian highway.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hitchhiker, serial killer, truck, slasher, stalking, on the road, murder, truck driver, danger, deadly, vigilantism, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
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Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The eccentric and childish Pee-wee Herman embarks on a big adventure when his beloved bicycle is stolen. Armed with information from a fortune-teller and a relentless obsession with his prized possession, Pee-wee encounters a host of odd characters ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: tour guide, hitchhiker, chase, back from the dead, cycling, on the road, film within a film, man child, bicycle, truck driver, adventure, cross dressing ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, texas, usa
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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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Watch Out, We're Mad (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a tied 1st place in a local stunt race, two drivers start a contest to decide who of them will own the prize, a dune buggy. But when a mobster destroys the car, they are determined to get it back.
Style: buddy movie, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, bumper car, hitman, car accident, crime boss, truck driver, optimism, friends, contests and competitions, partners, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain
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Moscow, Belgium (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: ‘Moscou’ is a densely populated working class neighbourhood on the outskirts of Ghent, Belgium. Matty, mother of three, bumps her car into a truck on the parking lot of a supermarket. Johnny climbs down from the cabin. He is infuriated by the ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: family relations, domestic violence, midlife crisis, working class, family life, fall in love, family problems, couples, romance, love affair, dysfunctional family, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ghent, belgium, italy
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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: camping, friendship, truck, highway, workplace, workplace situations, buddies, in the woods, wilderness, driver, male bonding, male friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
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