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, cult film and touching films and TV shows about / with jalopy, chase, dialogue, runaway, mentor, catastrophe, police, storytelling, love and destiny plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Mexico and other countries.
jalopy movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as jalopy: Palm Springs Weekend (1963), The Fortune (1975), 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).

List of jalopy movies

Palm Springs Weekend (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in Palm Springs during a long, fun-filled weekend where several Los Angeles college students flock to spring break, centering on Jim who finds romance with Bunny, the daughter of Palm Springs harred, stressful police chief. Jim's bumbling ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Plot: spring break, student athlete, beach party, fall in love, college life, friendship, love triangle, resort, car chase, chase, opposites attract, silly humor ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, palm springs california
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The Fortune (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two bumbling hustlers in the 1920s attempt to gain the fortune of an heiress. Nothing will stop them . Not even murder.
Style: suspense, clever, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: snake, scheme, legal, love triangle, love affair, celebrity culture, bank, cons and scams, murder, infidelity, looking for love, couple relations ...
Time: 1920s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Grease (1978)
Genre: Comedy, 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: feel good, light, sentimental, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, kids, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: high school, opposites attract, teenage love, coming of age, first love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dancing, love, teenager, makeover, dance contest, romance ...
Time: year 1959, 50s, 80s, 20th century, year 1958 ...
Place: california, australia, usa, los angeles
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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, sexy, unusual plot structure, scary, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, beach party, chase, gang, culture clash, werewolf, teenage life, farce, runaway, motorcycle, teenager, rat ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, new jersey, pacific ocean, hawaii, minnesota
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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: sincere, light, sentimental, political, romantic
Plot: african american, wooing, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, one day, politics, social issues, civil rights movement, african american protagonist, lawyer, president, racism ...
Time: 80s, future, year 1961, year 1989
Place: chicago illinois, hawaii, usa, kenya, america ...
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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: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: hostage, murder, kidnapping, escape, chase, police, little girl, paranoia, manhunt, mother daughter relationship, strong female character, drug addict ...
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: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: secret agents, state affairs, crimes, escapades, save the day, undercover, confined, heroes, dishonesty, espionage, adventure, political conspiracy ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, middle east, 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: serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous, touching
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: immigrants, immigration, love, college student, college, love triangle, gambling, society, romance, misfit, opposites attract, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, hong kong, asia, usa, brooklyn new york city
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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, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, post apocalypse, distopia, androids and robots, robot, cyberpunk, ecology, robot human relationship, rain, investigation, uncover truth, dishonesty ...
Time: future, 2040s, 21st century, near future
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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: revenge, marriage, horse, misogynist, bar fight, cow, farm, pregnant woman, poverty, hostage, pregnancy, sexism ...
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Grease Live! (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 140 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, light, lyrical, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dancing, romance, cheerleading, high school life, teenage love, friends, coming of age, youth, live performance, teenager, powerful ending, manipulation ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 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 ...
Style: cult film
Plot: group of friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, friendship between men, boy, gangsters, british, nurse, police arrest, run over by a car, fat man, interracial friendship ...
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: slasher, suspense, psychological, bleak, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, home alone, home invasion, violence, terror, mercilessness, brutality, evil man, psychopath, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl ...
Place: new mexico
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Follow That Bird (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
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, melancholic, sweet, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, friendship, social worker, road trip, muppets, fantasy world, happy ending, unlikely friendships, on the road, runaway, puppet, family relations ...
Place: illinois, sesame street, usa, turkey
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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, funny, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: snob, englishwoman, young heroes, women, satire, family relations, upscale, society, ambition, lifestyle, blind ambition, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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, realistic, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly lovers, elderly, widower, fall in love, love and romance, aging, couples, family relations, terminal illness, romanticism, neighbor, retirement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, europe, england, new orleans, china ...
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Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, 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, atmospheric, talky, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: superhero, batman, vigilantism, crimes, distopia, revenge, good versus evil, gang, heroic mission, mortal combat, middle aged, comeback ...
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, funny, touching, light ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night
Plot: childhood, teenager, parents and children, when the parents are away, happy ending, unlikely friendships, fish out of water, respect, uncle nephew relationship, mischievous children, child care, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: wisconsin, california, chicago illinois, usa
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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: road movie, suspenseful, sexy, affectionate, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: car chase, chase, prison escape, small town, kidnapping, car, prison, texas ranger, helicopter, on the run, on the road, manhunt ...
Time: year 1969, 80s, 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: texas, austin texas, california, usa, mexico
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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: psychotronic, semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: elvis presley, countryside, rodeo, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, buddies, friends, rock, wilderness, homecoming, against the odds ...
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: psychotronic, realistic, serious, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: boxing, gangsters, elvis presley, gambling, family business, relationship vs career, athlete and trainer, human spirit, rock, tough heroes, friends, ambition ...
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, harsh, sentimental, satirical, touching ...
Plot: air disaster, mistaken identity, chase, corruption, happy ending, rescue, unlikely hero, escapades, dishonesty, petty criminal, custody battle, rivalry ...
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: thought provoking, serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: vietnam war, college, anti war, counterculture, swing, revolution, university, teacher, student, demonstration, hippie, african american ...
Time: 60s, 70s
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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: psychotronic, realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: elvis presley, surfing, farm, adoption, gambling, casino, twins, orphan, gangsters, singer, highway, courtroom drama ...
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: feel good, humorous, sentimental, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: car, flying car, childhood, inventor, youth, family, adventure, first contact, magic, spy, single father, dancing ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, london, europe, britain, united kingdom
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