Travel movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant travel movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, melancholic, light, clever and semi serious films and TV shows about / with travel, catastrophe, dialogue, mentor, storytelling, adventure, friendship, runaway, destiny and redemption plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
travel movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as travel: Transsiberian (2008), One Week (2008), In God's Hands (1998), The Way (2010), The Accidental Tourist (1988), Shanghai Noon (2000), EuroTrip (2004), Euro Pudding (2002), Temple (2017), A Lot Like Love (2005).

List of travel movies

Transsiberian (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, Lithuania
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Trans-Siberian train journey from China to Moscow becomes a thrilling chase of deception and murder when an American couple encounters a mysterious pair of fellow travelers.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: travel, murder, train, crime, couples, couple relations, train ride, sexual tension, marital problem, dishonesty, drugs, heroin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, siberia, china
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One Week (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ben Tyler (Joshua Jackson) has been diagnosed with cancer. With a grim chance of survival in the best case scenario even if he immediately begins treatment, he instead decides to take a motorcycle trip from Toronto through the Canadian prairies to ...
Style: realistic, serious, road movie, emotional, philosophical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: terminal illness, cancer, motorcycle, travel, self discovery, on the road, fighting illness, twentysomething life, dealing with death, treatment, health situation, road trip ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, pacific ocean, cross country, british columbia
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In God's Hands (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Three pro surfers - gifted Shane, once-great Mickey and rising young star Keoni travel to Madagascar, Bali and Hawaii in search for the ultimate wave.
Style: semi serious, captivating, sincere, disturbing, humorous
Plot: friendship, travel, surfing, wave, ambition, danger, adventure, love and romance, escapades, rivalry, surfboard, surfer ...
Place: mexico, hawaii, usa, latin america
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The Way (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When his son dies while hiking the famed Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route in the Pyrenees, Tom flies to France to claim the remains. Looking for insights into his estranged child’s life, he decides to complete the 500-mile mountain trek to ...
Style: touching, emotional, uplifting, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: road trip, travel, death of son, pilgrimage, redemption, obsessive quest, self discovery, search, on the road, grief, encounter, christianity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, france, europe, california
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The Accidental Tourist (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After the death of his son, Macon Leary, a travel writer, seems to be sleep walking through life. Macon's wife, seems to be having trouble too, and thinks it would be best if the two would just split up. After the break up, Macon meets a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: travel, hopes, starting over, dysfunctional character, couples, opposites attract, breakup, love and romance, romance, sibling relationship, dysfunctional family, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: baltimore, usa, paris france, california
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Shanghai Noon (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Chon Wang, a clumsy imperial guard trails Princess Pei Pei when she is kidnapped from the Forbidden City and transported to America. Wang follows her captors to Nevada, where he teams up with an unlikely partner, outcast outlaw Roy O'Bannon, ...
Style: light, humorous, exciting, feel good, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cowboy, rescue, adventure, princess, chinese, martial arts, travel, old west, society, danger, save the day, unlikely partners ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 18th century
Place: china, nevada, hong kong
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EuroTrip (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Scott learns that his longtime cyber-buddy from Berlin is a gorgeous young woman, he and his friends embark on a trip across Europe.
Style: humorous, road movie, funny, entertaining, dark humor ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: youth, nothing goes right, nude beach, obsessive quest, hitchhiker, culture clash, travel, comedy of errors, marijuana, buddies, teenage life, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: germany, slovakia, europe, france, italy ...
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National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Griswalds win a vacation to Europe on a game show, and thus pack their bags for the continent. They do their best to catch the flavor of Europe, but they just don't know how to be be good tourists. Besides, they have trouble taking holidays ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, road movie ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: travel, dysfunctional family, on the road, family vacation, family problems, nothing goes right, family relations, parents and children, fish out of water, danger, disorder, parody ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, england, germany, france, italy ...
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Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kazakh journalist Borat Sagdiyev travels to America to make a documentary. As he zigzags across the nation, Borat meets real people in real situations with hysterical consequences. His backwards behavior generates strong reactions around him ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, banned film, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: culture clash, racism, travel, misfit, anti semitism, fish out of water, stereotype, irony, misogynist, society, shame, etiquette ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, kazakhstan, cross country, usa, washington d.c. ...
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Euro Pudding (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A strait-laced French student moves into an apartment in Barcelona with a cast of six other characters from all over Europe. Together, they speak the international language of love and friendship.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: roommate, friendship, youth, college life, infidelity, prejudice, french, student, travel, lifestyle, love triangle, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, france, barcelona, campus, europe ...
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Temple (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Three American tourists follow a mysterious map deep into the jungles of Japan searching for an ancient temple. When spirits entrap them, their adventure quickly becomes a horrific nightmare.
Style: enigmatic, disturbing, bleak, scary
Plot: lost in the woods, temple, tourist, travel, evil spirit, curse, murder, violence, able to see the dead, book, friendship, ancient mystery ...
Place: japan
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A Lot Like Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: On a flight from Los Angeles to New York, Oliver and Emily make a connection, only to decide that they are poorly suited to be together. Over the next seven years, however, they are reunited time and time again, they go from being acquaintances to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: travel, romance, destiny, love and romance, unfulfilled love, encounter, friendship, couple relations, opposites attract, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, los angeles
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The Horse Whisperer (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Based on the novel by the same name from Nicholas Evans, the talented Robert Redford presents this meditative family drama set in the country side. Redford not only directs but also stars in the roll of a cowboy with a magical talent for healing.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: horse, rehabilitation, riding accident, travel, romance, couples, animal life, couple relations, hopes, love and romance, parents and children, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, montana, usa, london
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Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Canada, UK, South Africa, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hector is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his girlfriend, Clara, he feels like a fraud: he hasn’t really tasted life, and yet he’s offering advice to patients who are just not getting any ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, entertaining, inspirational, surreal ...
Plot: self discovery, life, introspection, adventure, travel, happiness, road not taken, escapades, teaching the ways of the world, life philosophy, psychiatrist, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, africa, london, california
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Tag (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For one month every year, five highly competitive friends hit the ground running in a no-holds-barred game of tag they’ve been playing since the first grade. This year, the game coincides with the wedding of their only undefeated player, which ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, teen comedy
Plot: group of friends, game, travel, rivalry, classmates, chase, best friends, escapades, adventure, buddies, twists & turns, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, year 1983
Place: usa, portland oregon, denver colorado
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Eat Pray Love (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Liz Gilbert had everything a modern woman is supposed to dream of having – a husband, a house and a successful career – yet like so many others, she found herself lost, confused and searching for what she really wanted in life. Newly divorced ...
Style: inspirational, sentimental, touching, road movie, scenic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, starting over, love, fall in love, introspection, love affair, hopes, lifestyle change, solitude, tourist, female protagonist, travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, india, italy, rome italy
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By the Sea (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Malta, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set in France during the mid-1970s, Vanessa, a former dancer, and her husband Roland, an American writer, travel the country together. They seem to be growing apart, but when they linger in one quiet, seaside town they begin to draw close to some of ...
Style: scenic, psychological, melancholic, depressing, artsy ...
Plot: hotel, unhappiness, travel, husband wife relationship, self pity, voyeurism, depression, overhearing sex, manuscript, lie, marriage, honeymoon ...
Place: france
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303 (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 145 min.
Story: On the way from Berlin to Portugal in her rusty '303' camper van, young biology student Jule picks up hitchhiker Jan. While having intense conversations about everything and the world, they try not to fall in love.
Style: road movie, sincere, light, exciting, melancholic
Plot: trip, road trip, conversation, travel, love, highway travel, friendship, student, love and romance, youth, storytelling, hitchhiker ...
Time: 2010s
Place: europe, germany
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Around the World with Willy Fog (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Spain, Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Around the World with Willy Fog is a cartoon adaptation of Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne. The cartoon was produced by Spanish studio BRB Internacional with animation by Japanese studio Nippon Animation. In the same vein as ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, race against time, on the road, obsessive quest, escapades, master and servant, anthropomorphic animal, bet, friends, chases and races, odd couple, travel ...
Time: 19th century
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The Art of Travel (2008)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: High school grad. Conner Layne is about to marry his first love, but when wedding plans fail, he goes solo on his honeymoon to Central America, finding adventure with a ragtag group of foreigners who attempt to cross the Darien Gap in record time.
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: jungle, adventurer, self discovery, escapades, youth, prank, friends, travel, canceled wedding, adventure, honeymoon, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
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Chasing Liberty (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The President's daughter, unable to experience life like a normal 18 year-old, escapes from her entourage of Secret Service agents while traveling in Europe. She falls in love with a handsome British stranger, who also happens to be working ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, inspirational, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, youth, white house, secret identity, overprotective father, travel, dishonesty, working undercover, fall in love, secret agents, father daughter relationship, president ...
Time: contemporary
Place: prague, europe, italy, germany, usa ...
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Hex (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A couple's holiday romance is thrown into chaos as they are afflicted by a malicious force.
Style: suspense, scary, colourful, scenic, demonic
Plot: possession, travel, couples, murder, danger, nothing goes right, romance, mysticism, supernatural, sex scene
Place: thailand
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Rio 2 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It's a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids after they're hurtled from Rio de Janeiro to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary ...
Style: exciting, colourful, funny, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, parrot, jungle, birds, family, travel, rivalry, escapades, homecoming, animal life, happy ending, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, brazil, south america
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The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
Style: buddy comedy, captivating, humorous, tense, surprise ending
Plot: hitman, killer, assassin, bodyguard, car chase, revenge, on the run, travel, opposites attract, criminal, courtroom, courage ...
Time: 2010s
Place: england, big ben london, netherlands, manchester england, tower bridge london ...
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North (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eleven-year-old North has had it with his parents. They are always busy with their careers and don't give North the attention he needs, so he files a lawsuit against them. The judge rules that North should either find new parents or return to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wish come true, child prodigy, parent child relationship, family, young heroes, travel, mischievous children, parents and children, self discovery, child as adult, rebelliousness, rebellion ...
Place: usa, cross country, hawaii, new york, china ...
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the late 1870's - A woman hires an anthropologist/adventurer to track down her husband, who has disappeared while searching for an elusive passage to the center of the earth
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, danger, heroic mission, daring rescue, travel, missing person, foot chase, anthropologist, wilderness, escapades, tour guide ...
Time: 19th century, prehistoric times
Place: alaska, mine
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Forces of Nature (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ben Holmes, a professional book-jacket blurbologist, is trying to get to Savannah for his wedding. He just barely catches the last plane, but a seagull flies into the engine as the plane is taking off. All later flights are cancelled because of an ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, road movie, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, wedding, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, travel, disorder, nothing goes right, fall in love, infidelity, extramarital affair, on the road ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, hawaii, mexico
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Green Book (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line relied on ...
Style: captivating, light, uplifting, feel good, funny ...
Plot: friendship, racism, interracial friendship, blacks and whites, musician, prejudice, journey, driver, chauffeur, american south, piano playing, travel ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 2010s, year 1962
Place: bronx new york city, southern usa, kentucky, manhattan new york city, ohio ...
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The Adventures of Sinbad (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The Adventures of Sinbad is a Canadian television series which aired from 1996 to 1998. It follows on the story from the pilot of the same name, and revolves around the series' protagonist, Sinbad. The series is a re-telling of the adventures ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, light, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, magic, good versus evil, adventure, wizards and magicians, ocean or sea, danger, escapades, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, heroes, travel ...
Place: middle east, iraq
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Euphoria (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story of two sisters on a journey, where they try to get close to each other and approach the tough questions in life. Euphoria is a contemporary drama about responsibility and reconciliation, in a world where these concepts are gradually being ...
Style: melancholic, bad ending, bleak, thought provoking
Plot: conflict, cancer, travel, sisters, sister, death, family relations, sect, suicide, caretaker, rich, suburbs ...
Place: europe
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