Brake failure movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant brake failure movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, melancholic, suspenseful, suspense and weird films and TV shows about / with brake failure, car accident, family relations, crimes, murder, chase, mentor, runaway, vengeance and catastrophe plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, India, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as brake failure: Capricorn One (1977), Night Warning (1981), The Confirmation (2016), Nobody Else But You (2011), Jade (1995), Ford v Ferrari (2019), Men at Work (1990), Jigarwala (1991), Throw Momma from the Train (1987), Sugar & Spice (2001).

List of brake failure movies

 6.8
 23K
Capricorn One (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In order to protect the reputation of the American space program, a team of scientists stages a phony Mars landing. Willingly participating in the deception are a trio of well-meaning astronauts, who become liabilities when their space capsule is ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: astronaut, mars, conspiracy, nasa, conspiracy theory, whistleblower, investigative reporter, paranoia, desert, investigation, chase, survival ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future
Place: texas, houston texas, arizona, usa
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Night Warning (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rejected by her lover, the only man left in Cheryl's life is the orphaned nephew she has raised as her own son. She'll stop at nothing to keep Billy with her. When her plans misfire, she is swept up into an insane frenzy that means death ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, psychological, bloody, homoerotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: orphan, female psychopath, closeted homosexual, gay slur, basketball, homophobic slur, control freak, female serial killer, attic, gay teacher, homosexuality, aunt nephew relationship ...
Time: 80s
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The Confirmation (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Eight year old Anthony is somewhat uneasy about spending the weekend with his alcoholic, down-on-his-luck carpenter dad Walt while his mom Bonnie and her new husband Kyle go to a Catholic retreat together. Walt is just as uneasy about spending time ...
Style: light, touching, humorous, contemplative
Plot: father son relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, second marriage, money problems, husband wife relationship, family relations, stepfather stepson relationship, divorce, alcohol abuse, confession, boy, father ...
Place: washington state
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The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When 17-year-old Makoto Konno gains the ability to, quite literally, "leap" backwards through time, she immediately sets about improving her grades and preventing personal mishaps. However, she soon realises that changing the past ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, surreal, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, friendship, high school, supernatural ability, school, teenage girl, changing the past or future, classmate, teenage love, friends, love, coming of age ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Nobody Else But You (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The ambiguous suicide of a local beauty, weathergirl, cheese model, and Marilyn Monroe look-a-like finds an eager sleuth in David Rousseau, best-selling crime novelist. When Rousseau visits a remote Alps village for the reading of his friend's ...
Style: semi serious, enigmatic, captivating, melancholic, erotic ...
Plot: mysterious death, investigation, blonde, small town, misogyny, amateur detective, suicide, artists and showbiz, writer's life, psychiatrist, nude model, voyeurism ...
Time: year 2005, year 2001, year 1990, year 2000, year 1999 ...
Place: france, europe
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 5.3
 13K
Jade (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Someone does a nasty hatchet job on a San Fransisco big noise and the Assistant D.A. takes charge of the investigation. Through a web of blackmail and prostitution involving the Governor, an old lover of the law man emerges as a prime suspect and he ...
Style: erotic, suspense, sexy, sexual, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, adultery, investigation, murder mystery, manipulation, sex, prostitution, seduction, femdom, murder of a nude woman, sexuality ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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 8.1
 392K
Ford v Ferrari (2019)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the ...
Style: inspirational, realistic, exciting, captivating, motivational ...
Plot: racecar driver, car race, car, race, talented, ambition, rise to the top, race car, desire for fame, friendship, auto mechanic, driver ...
Time: 60s, year 1966, year 1959
Place: france, italy
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 5.9
 25K
Men at Work (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two garbage men find the body of a city councilman in a trash can on their route. With help from a supervisor, the duo must solve the case and find the man's killer while hiding the body from the cops.
Style: funny, humorous, intense, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: murder, justice, guilty pleasure, brothers, disorder, partners, dishonesty, buddies, amateur detective, goofy hero, cons and scams, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: california, los angeles
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 2.8
 37
Jigarwala (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Murder and political intrigue kick off a chain reaction of revenge in a small Indian village when the local zamindar, Dhurjan Singh (Amrish Puri), is convicted and jailed for killing Ranjeet (Biswajeet), a villager who opposed his policies. The ...
Plot: arrogance, homecoming, widow, feud, village, humiliation, revenge, death of brother, honor, brother in law sister in law relationship, villain, released from prison ...
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Throw Momma from the Train (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Larry Donner is a author and writing professor who tutors people who want to write books. Larry's life has become a misery when his Ex-wife has published a book he wrote under her name and has gotten rich over it. Owen Lift, one of Larry's ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspense, funny ...
Plot: dark humor, train, murder, unlikely friendships, disorder, nothing goes right, crimes, family relations, strangulation, dysfunctional family, railway, professor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, los angeles, hawaii
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 5.7
 15K
Sugar & Spice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When Jack and Diane find themselves in an unexpected adult situation, the A-Squad comes to their rescue. In order to help their friend Diane, the A-Squad goes where no cheerleader has gone before: taking on a little after-school project known as ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: high school, heist, friendship, love, cheerleading, satire, school, teenage love, rebel, teenage pregnancy, cheerleader, dark humor ...
Time: 80s, contemporary
Place: kansas, usa
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Superhero Movie (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The team behind Scary Movie takes on the comic book genre in this tale of Rick Riker, a nerdy teen imbued with superpowers by a radioactive dragonfly. And because every hero needs a nemesis, enter Lou Landers, aka the villainously goofy Hourglass.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superhuman powers, dumb, stupidity, mad scientist, goofy hero, experiment gone awry, good versus evil, nothing goes right, save the world, superhero spoof ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
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 4.7
 43K
Ra.One (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: India, USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A father trying hard to ‘fit-in’ in his son’s badass world. A son trying hard to ‘dude-up’ his dad from ‘aiiiyyyo’ to ‘Yo!’ And a mother lost in translation between her husband’s ‘ingeva’ and her son’s ‘inn’it!’ While ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberspace, villain, adventure, ambition, chase, man versus machine, lifestyle, rivalry, escapades, computer genius, disorder, technology gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, mumbai india
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 5.8
 271
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, husband wife relationship, beer, misadventure, capture, clumsy, rescue from drowning, travel, hijacking, fever, irish ...
Place: africa, dublin ireland
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 6.1
 2K
The Quest (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: American boy Cody lives in Australia with his guardian, Gaza. Cody is very imaginative, inventive, and inquisitive. He comes accross some strange events happening in Devil's Knob national park associated with an aboriginal myth about "frog ...
Style: semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: lake, boy, child, coming of age, childhood, national park, bait, orphan, teenage boy, police, homeless man, myth ...
Place: australia
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 5.8
 114K
Gothika (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a car crash, a criminal psychologist (Halle Berry) comes to, only to find that she's a patient in the same mental institution that currently employs her. It seems she's been accused of murdering her husband -- but she has no memory ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, gothic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, serial killer, murder, investigation, psychiatrist, supernatural, mental institution, insanity, mind game, hospital, mystery, crazy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new hampshire, connecticut
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Honky Tonk Freeway (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ticlaw, a small town in Florida, has only one attraction: a safari park. The government constructs a freeway that passes near Ticlaw, but decides not to put an exit into the town. The people of Ticlaw, leaded by it's Mayor, will do anything in ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, offbeat
Plot: car, small town, farce, silly humor, misfit, elderly, dishonesty, clergy, social relations, disorder, small town life, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
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 4.6
 1K
Shark (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gunrunner loses his cargo near a small coastal Sudanese town so he's stuck there. When a woman hires him to raid a sunken ship in the shark-infested waters, he sees a chance to compensate for his losses. He's not the only one.
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, killer animal, killer fish, stuntman, sea, rivalry, adventurer, ship, treasure, american abroad, diving ...
Time: 60s
Place: middle east
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The Third Floor (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: A woman blames a nightclub drummer for the suspicious death of her sister, and seeks revenge. However, the pair work together to solve the mystery and become romantically involved, after he introduces himself under another name.
Style: suspense, retro
Plot: musician, revenge, murder of wife, brawl, grief, rock and roll, letter, jungle, police detective, damsel in distress, accidental killing, club ...
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 6.5
 258
A Mere Mortal (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young man, a researcher in ancient languages, begins to receive strange radio messages in a language only he knows. The messages ask him for very bizarre missions. Eventually, he understands that he's just a pawn in an intergalactic game, and ...
Plot: father daughter incest, psychotherapy, manipulation, telescope, game, incest, hunter, attempted rape, taxi driver, suicide, radio, car accident ...
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 6.6
 15K
Race (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Ranvir and Rajiv are half brothers who own a huge stud farm in South Africa. Ranvir is a very shrewd and aggressive man while Rajiv is laid back, and a chronic alcoholic. Sophia, Ranvir's personal secretary adores and loves him. Ranvir is ...
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: rivalry, betrayal, love triangle, crimes, investigation, family relations, siblings relations, vengeance, dishonesty, law enforcement, brother brother relationship, corrupt cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa, cape town south africa
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Who's Harry Crumb? (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Harry Crumb is a bumbling and inept private investigator who is hired to solve the kidnapping of a young heiress which he's not expected to solve because his employer is the mastermind behind the kidnapping.
Style: humorous, absurd, light, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: private detective, kidnapping, investigation, justice, disappearance, stupidity, multiple storylines, dysfunctional family, father daughter relationship, family business, cons and scams, clumsiness ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, santa monica california, california
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 6.4
 670
Siblings (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Joe (Alex Campbell) and his siblings have a couple of problems. First off, their stepparents are despicably evil. Secondly, they seemed to have killed them. Now this mixed up mess of half-sisters and step-brothers have to figure out how to dispose ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, erotic, offbeat
Plot: murder, dysfunctional family, crime gone awry, eccentric family, teenage life, lust, youth, family life, siblings relations, dark humor, family problems, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
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The Return of the Pink Panther (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The famous Pink Panther jewel has once again been stolen and Inspector Clouseau is called in to catch the thief. The Inspector is convinced that 'The Phantom' has returned and utilises all of his resources – himself and his Asian ...
Style: witty, humorous, reflective, surreal, harsh ...
Plot: farce, heist, crimes, chase, resort, false accusation, espionage, adaptation, fight scenes, greed, adventure, hotel ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, france, europe, switzerland, south of france ...
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The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Samantha Caine, suburban homemaker, is the ideal mom to her 8 year old daughter Caitlin. She lives in Honesdale, PA, has a job teaching school and makes the best Rice Krispie treats in town. But when she receives a bump on her head, she begins to ...
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: memory loss, strong female lead, female assassin, amnesia, hitman, terrorism, cia, chase, spy, christmas, presumed dead, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, pennsylvania, usa, atlantic city new jersey, new york ...
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 6.8
 11K
Romance (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Harbans Rai and Ranjit Rai are two wealthy businessmen who absolutely *loathe* poverty and poor people . As fate would have it , Harbans Rai's daughter Madhu falls for a poor mechanic Raja while Ranjit Rai's son Ajay romances a poor girl ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, scary, melancholic ...
Plot: faked death, social differences, against the odds, friends, family relations, love and romance, rich and poor, parents and children, impossible love, romance, manipulation, fake identity ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia
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The Glass House (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After the parents of Ruby and her younger brother, Rhett, are killed in a car crash, their parents' best friends, Erin and Terry Glass, become their guardians. The children hear promises of a world of opulence and California fun -- all they ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, sexy, sinister ...
Audience: teens
Plot: orphan, murder, secrets, adoption, unlikely criminals, youth, custody, teenage life, dishonesty, suspicion, child abuse, teenager ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
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 6.8
 23K
Family Plot (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lighthearted suspense film about a phony psychic/con artist and her taxi driver/private investigator boyfriend who encounter a pair of serial kidnappers while trailing a missing heir in California.
Style: psychological, talky, stylized, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, mystery, ransom, dark humor, spiritualist, cons and scams, amateur detective, murder, crimes, disguise, deception ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa, plymouth
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Children of Heaven (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Iran
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zohre's shoes are gone; her older brother Ali lost them. They are poor, there are no shoes for Zohre until they come up with an idea: they will share one pair of shoes, Ali's. School awaits...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: childhood, poverty, school, children, life, siblings relations, family, unemployment, running, coming of age, financial problem, young heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iran, tehran iran, middle east, tokyo
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A Little Love, a Little Magic (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: One day they pray to God for help and he does help them. He sends his most mischievous, childlike, lovable angel to the rescue, with a mission to bring Ranbeer and the kids together. Geeta (Rani Mukerji) comes bicycling down a rainbow… and bursts ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: nanny, orphan, disorder, hopes, adoption, vengeance, family relations, mischievous children, romance, orphanage, youth, death of mother ...
Place: india, asia
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