Child driving car movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant child driving car movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, entertaining, semi serious, melancholic and cult film films and TV shows about / with child driving car, youth, storytelling, dialogue, chase, family relations, mentor, childhood, redemption and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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child driving car movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as child driving car: Motorama (1991), Playing for Keeps (2012), The Chaperone (2011), The Phantom Tollbooth (1970), Little Criminals (1995), E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), King of the Hill (1993), Father Hood (1993), Game Over (1989), Star Trek (2009).

List of child driving car movies

Motorama (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A ten year old boy gets tired of life with abusive parents and cashes in his piggy bank and steals a Mustang. He rides off into a surreal America playing "Motorama," a game sponsored by Chimera Gas Company. He has various encounters with ...
Style: road movie, surreal, semi serious, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: boy, youth, juvenile delinquent, on the road, american dream, child as adult, coming of age, contests and competitions, partners, buddies, rivalry, crimes ...
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Playing for Keeps (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A former sports star who's fallen on hard times starts coaching his son's soccer team in an attempt to get his life together.
Style: sexy, funny, romantic, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: soccer, father son relationship, football, single father, soccer coach, sport, romance, relationships, mentor, parents, athlete, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia
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When Zachary Beaver Came to Town (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Zachary Beaver, a sideshow attraction also known as the world's fattest boy, arrives in the sleepy town of Granger, Texas.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: youth, friendship, friendship between boys, teenage life, self discovery, mischievous children, family relations, parents and children, best friends, young heroes, family, starting over ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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Roald Dahl's Danny the Champion of the World (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Somewhere in England, in the Autumn of 1955, a widowed father and his son live an idyllic life together. Only their gas station happens to sit on a piece of land that a local developer wants to buy. And when he won't take no for an answer, and ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: father son relationship, single father, poacher, poaching, real life father and son playing father and son, english countryside, hunting, landowner, gypsy, family relations, social differences, family life ...
Time: 50s, year 1955
Place: england, europe
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The Chaperone (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An ex-con on the run from his criminal past, hides out from those he ratted on by chaperoning a field trip to New Orleans.
Style: humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: going straight, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, on the run, hopes, disorder, family relations, parents and children, heroes, redemption, chase, job seeking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
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The Phantom Tollbooth (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Phantom Tollbooth, based upon the children's adventure novel by Norton Juster, tells the story of a bored young boy named Milo. Unexpectedly receiving a magic tollbooth and, having nothing better to do, Milo drives through it and enters a ...
Style: intellectual, dark fantasy, visually appealing, educational, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: fantasy world, children, demon, surrealism, transformation, justice, toy car, literature, distopia, dreams, secrets, culture clash ...
Place: san francisco, usa
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Little Criminals (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Des is an eleven year old kid who has had a really bad deal in life. Crime and mischief are the main staples of his life and he and his friends cruise around the city and do things like vandalize, steal, light fires, and mug people. He thinks that ...
Plot: coming of age, childhood, juvenile delinquent, boy, child with gun, children's home, car accident, child murderess, school, curse, brother sister relationship, theft ...
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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces E.T., as the alien is dubbed, to his brother ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, sad, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens, preschoolers ...
Plot: friendship, alien, childhood, extraterrestrial, children, halloween, stranded, boy, empathy, healing power, benign alien, ufo ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century
Place: california, usa, sesame street, los angeles
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King of the Hill (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on the Depression-era bildungsroman memoir of writer A. E. Hotchner, the film follows the story of a boy struggling to survive on his own in a hotel in St. Louis after his mother is committed to a sanatorium with tuberculosis. His father, a ...
Style: touching, realistic, heartbreaking, serious, depressing ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, hotel, dysfunctional family, against the odds, loneliness, childhood, child's point of view, family problems, parents and children, hopes, life is a bitch, family life ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 70s
Place: california, st. louis missouri
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Father Hood (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Deadbeat dad kidnaps his kids from the bus to an abusive foster home and they go on a run. The cops are after them, they bicker constantly and his idea of a way out is grim, yet this dangerous ride might just turn them into a family.
Style: humorous, melancholic, intense, unusual plot structure, twist ending ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: kidnapping, chase, heist, father daughter relationship, convict, reporter, criminal, road trip, highway, vengeance, culture clash, mentor ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, las vegas
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Attention, the Kids Are Watching (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Four children blackmail the housekeeper who is in charge of watching over them while their parents are absent.
Plot: creepy child, mischievous children, child with gun, drowning, murder, television, police, child driving car, french giallo, sandcastle
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Ignoring threats to his life, Harry returns to Hogwarts to investigate – aided by Ron and Hermione – a mysterious series of attacks.
Style: exciting, fairy tale, entertaining, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: magic, harry potter, witch, boarding school, wizards, magical, teacher, creature, chosen one, supernatural, fantasy world, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, year 1992 ...
Place: england, london, europe
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Game Over (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thomas, a very intelligent and resourceful child, is left alone with his beloved and fragile granddad on Christmas Eve, when a psychopath dressed as Santa Claus breaks into their mansion and starts chasing them. Thomas will do whatever he can to ...
Style: slasher, suspense, scary, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: christmas, home invasion, killer santa claus, home alone, christmas eve, santa claus, psychopath, child in peril, serial killer, military, child, exploitation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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Star Trek (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: star trek, time travel, space opera, space travel, spacecraft, adventure, teamwork, alien, heroic mission, space wars, space and aliens, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century, 24th century
Place: san francisco, iowa
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A Perfect World (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A kidnapped boy strikes up a friendship with his captor: an escaped convict on the run from the law, headed by an honorable U.S. Marshal.
Style: road movie, sincere, suspense, touching, bleak ...
Plot: kidnapping, prison, friendship, fugitives, prison escape, coming of age, life philosophy, father son relationship, moral ambiguity, violence, dysfunctional family, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963
Place: texas, usa, austin texas, california, birmingham alabama ...
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Rim of the World (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Stranded at a summer camp when aliens attack the planet, four teens with nothing in common embark on a perilous mission to save the world.
Style: humorous, light, satirical, enigmatic
Audience: family outing
Plot: obsessive quest, child protagonist, summer camp, alien encounter, alien, interracial friendship, social misfits, interracial couple, dark humor, apocalypse, female protagonist, teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, pasadena california
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Edge of Winter (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When two brothers are stranded by a brutal winter storm with an unpredictable father they barely know, the boys begin to suspect their supposed protector may be their biggest threat.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, suspenseful, psychological thriller
Plot: winter, brother brother relationship, cold weather, stranded, mentally unstable, father son relationship, divorced parents, child in peril, wilderness, parent child relationship, snowstorm, snow ...
Place: ontario canada, canada
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The Sitter (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Noah, is not your typical entertain-the-kids-no-matter-how-boring-it-is kind of sitter. He's reluctant to take a sitting gig; he'd rather, well, be doing anything else, especially if it involves slacking. When Noah is watching the ...
Style: humorous, absurd, harsh, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: nanny, brother sister relationship, babysitting, youth, slacker, subway, twists and turns, comedy of errors, father son relationship, nothing goes right, disorder, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, usa
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Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees – and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeology, archaeologist, adventure, artifact, treasure, tombs and skeletons, good versus evil, adventurer, crocodile, supernatural, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, year 1984, year 1935
Place: india, china, shanghai
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Role Models (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two salesmen trash a company truck on an energy drink-fueled bender. Upon their arrest, the court gives them a choice: do hard time or spend 150 service hours with a mentorship program. After one day with the kids, however, jail doesn't look ...
Style: funny, entertaining, feel good, light, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: farce, lifestyle change, community service, dimwit, adolescence, friends, teaching the ways of the world, youth, character change, young heroes, friendship, superhero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, venice beach california
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Wassup Rockers (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Instead of adhering to the norms of their South Central neighborhood, a group of skater boys opt to bus into Hollywood and Beverly Hills, where they attract local rich girls - and plenty of trouble with the police, jealous boyfriends, and nervous ...
Style: realistic, sincere, captivating, entertaining, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: punk, teenage life, friends, society, rock, social differences, buddies, life is a bitch, coming of age, teenager, cultural difference, class differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles, beverly hills
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The Return (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A story of two Russian boys whose father suddenly returns home after a 12-year absence. He takes the boys on a holiday to a remote island on a lake that turns into a test of manhood of almost mythic proportions.
Style: bleak, art house, thought provoking, cerebral, emotional ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, brother, russian, journey, survival, parents and children, father son relationship, abusive father, character study, overbearing parent, death, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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Arthur and the Invisibles (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Arthur is a spirited ten-year old whose parents are away looking for work, whose eccentric grandfather has been missing for several years, and who lives with his grandmother in a country house that, in two days, will be repossessed, torn down, and ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, stylized, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: fantasy world, fairy, young heroes, family, friendship, adventure, good versus evil, family relations, destiny, heroes, disappearance, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: connecticut, africa
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Off the Map (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An 11-year-old girl watches her father come down with a crippling depression. Over one summer, she learns answers to several mysteries and comes to terms with love and loss.
Style: stylized, intense, sincere, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: depression, youth, coming of age, childhood, transformation, family relations, eccentric family, love and romance, parents and children, family problems, family in crisis, desert ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: new mexico, new jersey, california, usa, albuquerque new mexico ...
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Seabiscuit (2003)
Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.
Style: inspirational, feel good, emotional, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: horse, horse race, racehorse, follow your dream, underdog, sport, against the odds, jockey, depression, life philosophy, marriage, animal training ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, year 1938, 20th century, 1910s ...
Place: california, pasadena california, chicago illinois, new york, baltimore ...
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Agent Cody Banks (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Recruited by the U.S. government to be a special agent, nerdy teenager Cody Banks must get closer to cute classmate Natalie in order to learn about an evil plan hatched by her father. But despite the agent persona, Cody struggles with teen angst.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, ridiculous, parody ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, spy, teenager, secret agents, heroes, working undercover, espionage, child spy, family, runaway, undercover, teenage protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, seattle, hong kong
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28 Days Later (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Twenty-eight days after a killer virus was accidentally unleashed from a British research facility, a small group of London survivors are caught in a desperate struggle to protect themselves from the infected. Carried by animals and humans, the ...
Style: scary, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, apocalypse, virus, survival, epidemic, zombie apocalypse, rage, infected, end of the world, laboratory, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, britain, manchester ...
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Milk Money (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three young boys pool their money and pay V, a kindhearted prostitute, to strip for them. Afterward, she drives them home to the suburbs -- but then her car breaks down. It's just as well, though, because a mobster named Waltzer is after her, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sexy, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: prostitute, prostitution, gangsters, single father, school, coming of age, youth, teacher, first contact, fight scenes, fantasy world, redemption ...
Time: 90s
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Mother's Boys (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sexy but unstable wife and mother Jude walked out on her family three years ago. Now, just as suddenly, she is back. But her husband, Robert, has fallen in love with Callie, an assistant principal at his sons' school. He asks Jude for a ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, infidelity, family life, dysfunctional family, family in danger, family problems, murder, hidden identity, stalking, killer, peeping ...
Time: 90s
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River's Edge (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of high school friends discover that they are in the presence of a killer. One of them, Samson, has murdered his girlfriend Jamie. He brags to his friends about killing her, and when they discover he is telling the truth, their reactions ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, gloomy, psychological, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, murder, coming of age, teenager, serial killer, small town, violence, drug abuse, death, crimes, police, strangulation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, oregon, usa, portland oregon
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