Jalopy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant jalopy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental and cult film films and TV shows about / with jalopy, chase, dialogue, runaway, mentor, catastrophe, storytelling, redemption, destiny and singing plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Mexico and other countries.
jalopy movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as jalopy: Grease (1978), Bikini Beach (1964), Southside with You (2016), Captive (2015), Masquerade (1965), An Autumn's Tale (1987), Automata (2014), O Casamento dos Trapalhões (1988), Grease Live! (2016), Goodbye Charlie Bright (2001).

List of jalopy movies

Grease (1978)
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Australian good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. But when they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance despite their eccentric friends?
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, nostalgic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: opposites attract, makeover, teenage love, graduation, coming of age, first love, jealousy, dating, street gang, gossip, school dance, romance ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1958, year 1959 ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles, australia
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Bikini Beach (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A millionaire sets out to prove his theory that his pet chimpanzee is as intelligent as the teenagers who hang out on the local beach, where he is intending to build a retirement home.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, teenager, surfing, beach, teenage life, gang, culture clash, artists and showbiz, youth, young lovers, love and romance, campaign ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: california, pacific ocean, new jersey, minnesota, hawaii
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Southside with You (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Chronicles a single day in the summer of 1989 when the future president of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady on an epic first date across Chicago's South Side.
Style: romantic, light, sincere, sentimental
Plot: wooing, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, african american, one day, civil rights movement, politics, social issues, african american protagonist, lawyer, first date, job ...
Time: 80s, year 1989, year 1961
Place: chicago illinois, united states, washington d.c., america, africa ...
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Captive (2015)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on a miraculous true story that drew the attention of the entire nation, is the dramatic, thrilling, and spiritual journey of Ashley Smith and Brian Nichols. After being taken hostage by Brian in her own apartment, Ashley turns to Rick ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, exciting, based on true events
Plot: hostage, murder, drug addict, single mother, police, chase, escape, strong female character, paranoia, manhunt, mother daughter relationship, little girl ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, atlanta georgia
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Masquerade (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The British send an American and a war hero to kidnap and hide an oil-country prince.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Plot: secret agents, captivity, political conspiracy, disorder, satire, kidnapping, undercover, adventure, confined, crimes, espionage, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: middle east, england, europe, turkey
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An Autumn's Tale (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A story about a New York Chinatown cab driver who falls for college student.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: immigrants, love triangle, college, gambling, immigration, college student, infidelity, road not taken, urban, tragic love, fish out of water, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, hong kong, usa, asia
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Automata (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, Bulgaria
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jacq Vaucan, an insurance agent of ROC robotics corporation, routinely investigates the case of manipulating a robot. What he discovers will have profound consequences for the future of humanity.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, cerebral, atmospheric ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, androids and robots, post apocalypse, robot, distopia, ecology, danger, investigation, rain, profanity, desert, uncover truth ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2040s
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O Casamento dos Trapalhões (1988)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A misogynist and shabby farmer, brother of other three goofy hillbillies leaves to the big city searching for a wife and wins the heart of a hot tempered woman.
Plot: hostage, cow, pregnant woman, misogynist, misogyny, rifle, jalopy, alcohol abuse, chicken, poverty, food fight, revenge ...
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Grease Live! (2016)
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: After enjoying a holiday romance, high school students Danny and Sandy are unexpectedly reunited when she transfers to Rydell High, where she must contend with cynical Rizzo and the Pink Ladies.
Style: feel good, captivating, semi serious, sentimental, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dancing, romance, high school life, friends, teenage love, coming of age, youth, singing, opposites attract, live broadcast, dance contest, teen romance ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1959
Place: usa
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Goodbye Charlie Bright (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Charlie drifts through life as he and his friends enjoy a lifestyle of house parties, casual sex and drugs. However, after breaking into a house to steal a gun, three of the friends (Charlie, Justin and Damien) accidentally awaken the owner, a hefty ...
Plot: male bonding, male friendship, group of friends, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hit by a car, friendship between men, tattoo, shot in the leg, drug dealer, death of friend, interracial romance ...
Place: england
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Fender Bender (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a small New Mexico town, a 17-year-old high school girl who just got her driver’s license gets into her first Fender Bender, innocently exchanging her personal information with an apologetic stranger. Later that stormy night, she is joined in ...
Style: suspense, rough, psychological, bleak
Plot: serial killer, violence, killer, murder, stalker, stranger, evil man, brutality, psychopath, terror, mercilessness, home alone ...
Place: new mexico
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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: semi serious, touching, feel good, melancholic, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, social worker, friendship, family relations, road trip, on the road, restaurant, children, runaway, getting home, male protagonist, new house ...
Place: illinois, usa, sesame street
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Keeping Up Appearances (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Keeping Up Appearances is a British sitcom created and written by Roy Clarke for the BBC. Centred on the life of eccentric, social-climbing snob Hyacinth Bucket, the sitcom follows her obsessive and determined attempts to impress in middle class ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: snob, family relations, social differences, siblings relations, working class, lifestyle, blind ambition, ambition, society, upscale, eccentric family, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe
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Elsa & Fred (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Aged, embittered widower, Fred learns to enjoy life thanks to his elderly yet vibrant neighbor, Elsa. Upon learning Elsa is terminally ill, Fred takes her to the Fontana di Trevi in Rome in order to reenact her favorite scene from ‘La Dolce ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly lovers, widower, elderly, fall in love, love and romance, couples, family relations, aging, terminal illness, retirement, neighbor, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, new orleans, italy, nebraska ...
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Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Batman has not been seen for ten years. A new breed of criminal ravages Gotham City, forcing 55-year-old Bruce Wayne back into the cape and cowl. But, does he still have what it takes to fight crime in a new era?
Style: stylized, bleak, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, good versus evil, secret identity, gang, batman, mutant, heroic mission, crimes, mortal combat, comeback, middle aged ...
Time: future, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
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Uncle Buck (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As an idle, good-natured bachelor, Uncle Buck is the last person you would think of to watch the kids. However, during a family crisis, he is suddenly left in charge of his nephew and nieces. Unaccustomed to suburban life, fun-loving Uncle Buck soon ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: fish out of water, respect, mischievous children, parents and children, when the parents are away, siblings relations, child care, profanity, family relations, golf, uncle nephew relationship, backfire ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, california
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The Sugarland Express (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Married small-time crooks Lou-Jean and Clovis Poplin lose their baby to the state of Texas and resolve to do whatever it takes to get him back. Lou-Jean gets Clovis out of jail, and the two steal their son from his foster home, in addition to taking ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, realistic, serious, based on true events ...
Audience: kids
Plot: kidnapping, helicopter, hostage, chase, police, prison, gas station, sniper, on the road, texas ranger, stadium, convicted felon ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969, 1960s, 70s ...
Place: texas, usa, mexico, california
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Stay Away, Joe (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Joe Lightcloud persuades his Congressman to give him 20 heifers and a prize bull so he and his father, Charlie, can prove that the Navajos can successfully raise cattle on the reservation. If their experiment is successful, then the government will ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, inter cultural ...
Plot: countryside, homecoming, against the odds, wilderness, rock, friends, buddies, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, blues, fainting ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, usa
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Kid Galahad (1962)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Kid Galahad is a 1962 musical film starring Elvis Presley as a boxer. The movie was filmed on location in Idyllwild, California and is noted for having a strong supporting cast. Most critics rate it as one of Presley's best performances. The ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, serious, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: gangsters, gambling, boxing, boxer, follow your dream, sport, supportive spouse, human spirit, athlete and trainer, relationship vs career, friends, tough heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, new york, new york state
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Hero (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Bernie Laplante is having a rough time. He's divorced, his ex-wife hates him and has custody of their son, the cops are setting a trap for him, then to top it all, he loses a shoe whilst rescuing passengers of a crashed jet. Being a thief who ...
Style: humorous, cynical, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: mistaken identity, air disaster, rescue, chase, petty criminal, escapades, dishonesty, couple relations, rivalry, love and romance, custody battle, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
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Getting Straight (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Graduate student Harry Bailey was once one of the most visible undergraduate activists on campus, but now that he's back studying for his master's, he's trying to fly right. Trouble is, the campus is exploding with various student ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Plot: college, revolution, anti war, vietnam war, student, hopes, youth, society, military, fighting the system, rebelliousness, homecoming ...
Time: 60s
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Follow That Dream (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When the Kwimper family car runs out of gas on a new Florida highway and an officous state supervisor tries to run them off, Pop Kwimper digs in his heels and decides to do a little homesteading. He and his son Toby and their "adopted" ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, cult film ...
Plot: surfing, gangsters, twins, orphan, casino, gambling, performer's life, rise to the top, music, criminal heroes, society, love and romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: florida, usa
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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: An eccentric professor invents wacky machinery, but can't seem to make ends meet. When he invents a revolutionary car, a foreign government becomes interested in it, and resorts to skulduggery to get their hands on it.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, toys, inventor, flying car, family, adventure, young heroes, rescue, youth, mischievous children, show tunes, miraculous event ...
Time: 1910s
Place: england, europe, london
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