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, road movie, serious, exciting, humorous and rough films and TV shows about / with truck driver, truck, chase, on the road, violence, death, vengeance, murder, danger and female nudity plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as truck driver: Joy Ride (2001), Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead (2008), The Bunny Game (2011), Over the Top (1987), Vacation (2015), Joy Ride 3: Road Kill (2014), Killing Machine (1984), A Quiet Death (1986), Striker (1988), Alfie Darling (1975).

List of truck driver movies

 6.6
 60K
Joy Ride (2001)
Genre: 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, tense, twists and turns, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, kidnapping, psychopath, truck driver, murder, deathtrap, prank, radio, road trip, humiliation, trap, sheriff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, new jersey, nebraska, san diego california, wyoming ...
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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, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: truck driver, chase, psychopath, vengeance, mind game, serial killer, murder, prank, gory, woman in danger, fear, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, utah
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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: sadistic, banned film, rough, macabre, suspense
Plot: sadism, torture, violence, mercilessness, torturer, perversity, prostitute, misogyny, captivity, truck driver, sadist, sexual cruelty ...
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 5.7
 45K
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, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, underdog, athlete's life, redemption, custody, contests and competitions, ambition, rivalry, family relations, parents and children, father son relationship, arm wrestling ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, usa
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 6.1
 85K
Vacation (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hoping to bring his family closer together and to recreate his childhood vacation for his own kids, a grown up Rusty Griswold takes his wife and their two sons on a cross-country road trip to the coolest theme park in America, Walley World. Needless ...
Style: humorous, road movie, funny, idiotic, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, road trip, on the road, nothing goes right, vacation, family relations, parents and children, family problems, family, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, roller coaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
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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, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: psychopath, truck driver, mentally unstable, danger, disorder, deadly, on the run, crimes, chases and races, car race, killer, fire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Killing Machine (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a gang of thugs brands a hard working truck driver a traitor and murders his bride, He retaliates by being even more violent than his attackers.
Plot: violence, murder, revenge, terrorist, burned alive, mafia, truck driver, explosive, eta, truck, driver, torture ...
Place: europe
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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: truck driver, grandfather, childhood, wife husband relationship, memory, wandering, car, delirium, psychiatrist, death, female nudity, rainy night ...
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 4.5
 124
Striker (1988)
Genre: Action
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, hand to hand combat, exploding body, knife fight, mercenary, martial arts, impalement, shot in the crotch, shot in the leg, judo, slashing, slingshot ...
Place: nicaragua
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 4.5
 195
Alfie Darling (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Alfie Darling is a 1975 British comedy drama film directed by Ken Hughes. It is the sequel to the 1966 film Alfie. This time Alan Price takes over Michael Caine's role of Alfie. It based on the novel of the same name by Bill Naughton (who wrote ...
Plot: truck driver, ferry, sex, female nudity, erotica
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 5.5
 714
Born Killers (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: iggy Banks tells the story of two charming and brilliant brothers who finance their lifestyle by robbing and murdering pretty much anyone foolish enough to get in the car with them. They learn the business from their sociopath father (Tom Sizemore) ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, psychological, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, tarot, truck driver, strangulation, woman in danger, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, parents and children, danger, introspection, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.0
 375
Zurich (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zurich is a musical roadmovie about Nina, who discovers after the death of her great love, truckdriver Boris, he led a double life. Struggling with her feelings she comes to an almost unforgivable deed, and flees. She submerges into the truckers ...
Style: road movie
Plot: truck driver, double life, on the road, shock, grief, female protagonist, female nudity, cheetah, nude swimming, tattoo, death, shower
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Follow That Bird (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Big Bird is sent to live far from Sesame Street by a pesky social worker. Unhappy, Big Bird runs away from his foster home, prompting the rest of the Sesame Street gang to go on a cross-country journey to find him.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, road movie ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: adoption, friendship, social worker, restaurant, children, runaway, on the road, road trip, garbage can, food fight, parade, sign language ...
Place: illinois, usa, sesame street
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Out of the Blue (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dennis Hopper is a hard-drinking truck driver who loses control of his truck under the influence and slams it into a busload of screaming children. After serving his five year jail sentence, Hopper finds his daughter, Cebe (Linda Manz), the love of ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, gloomy, disturbing
Plot: drug abuse, coming of age, punk, poverty, suicide, heroin, hitchhiking, truck driver, runaway, prison, teenage life, parents and children ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada
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White Line Fever (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An independent trucker with a pregnant wife fights cargo crooks and the big shot they work for.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, bar fight, violence, corruption, fistfight, chase, truck driver, dishonesty, fighting crime, gangsters, danger, family in danger ...
Time: 70s
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 7.4
 1K
Train Birds (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Crime
Country: Germany, Finland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hannes is a beer-truck driver in Dortmund. His biggest dream is to win the first prize at the International Time-Table Contest in Inari (Finland). When his new boss cancels his extra holidays to go there, Hans goes mad... On his journey to Finland ...
Style: road movie, humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic
Plot: chase, police investigation, truck driver, train, law enforcement, fall in love, love and romance, romance, misfit, social relations, on the run, on the road ...
Time: 90s
Place: finland, europe
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Staunton Hill (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of hikers take off for a weekend of fun and adventure in remote mountain region, they unwittingly stumble across the Staunton family - for whom the hill is named - and find themselves at the mercy of a depraved, diabolical brood that ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: truck driver, gore, cross, car trouble, shotgun, slasher, gory, deadly, wilderness, crimes, escapades, off the road ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: virginia, usa
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 5.1
 244
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
Plot: bar fight, korean war veteran, terrorist, scar, car chase, chase, soldier, veteran, drag racing, truck driver, truck, machine gun ...
Place: las vegas, mine, nevada
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B.J. and the Bear (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: B.J. and the Bear is an American comedy series which aired on NBC from 1979 to 1981. Created by Christopher Crowe and Glen A. Larson, the series stars Greg Evigan and Claude Akins.
Plot: truck driver, driver, chimpanzee, semi truck
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 7.9
 13K
Dandelion (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A pair of truck drivers happen onto a decrepit roadside fast food stop selling ramen noodles. The widowed owner, Tampopo, pleads them to help her turn her establishment into a paragon of the "art of noodle soup making".
Style: humorous, witty, offbeat, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: food, restaurant, widow, truck driver, couples, couple relations, love and romance, romance, cooking and food, hoodlum, cooking, death ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 6.7
 4K
Road Games (1981)
Genre: 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: suspense, realistic, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: hitchhiker, serial killer, murder, on the road, slasher, stalking, truck, truck driver, pets, deadly, danger, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
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 7.7
 56K
Duel (1971)
Genre: Action, Horror, 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: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, desert, salesman, stalking, chase, psychopath, on the road, road rage, truck driver, gas station, cliff, monologue ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
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 6.3
 13K
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: exciting, semi serious, feel good, road movie, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the road, chase, rebellion, police corruption, americana, police, truck driver, truck stop, truck, convoy, on the run ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona, new mexico, las vegas, texas, mexico
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 6.9
 44K
Breakdown (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When his SUV breaks down on a remote Southwestern road, Jeff Taylor lets his wife, Amy, hitch a ride with a trucker to get help. When she doesn't return, Jeff fixes his SUV and tracks down the trucker -- who tells the police he's never ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, kidnapping, ransom, uncover truth, danger, chase, gang, deception, woman in danger, couples, surveillance, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, arizona, massachusetts
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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, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: kidnapping, martial arts, chase, good versus evil, kung fu, magic, rescue, airport, mercenary, race against time, chinatown, truck driver ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california, china, hong kong
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Watch Out, We're Mad (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 101 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: exciting, semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, bumper car, hitman, truck driver, crime boss, friends, crimes, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, criminal heroes, odd couple ...
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: realistic, sincere, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: domestic violence, truck driver, cell phone, midlife crisis, happiness, supermarket, tarot, working class, lesbian, truck, haunted by the past, cards ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, atmospheric, stylized, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, highway, hammock, boom box, tent, truck driver, truck, camping, workplace, buddies, in the woods, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
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 6.7
 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: serious, emotional, sincere, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: americana, cancer, sex, motel, violence, bar, truck driver, traffic, highway, single parent, custody, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, 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: hitchhiker, truck driver, running from police, brothel madam, escape, deception, police raid, cross dressing, shaving, pot smoking, roadblock, money problems ...
Place: cross country
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