Classic car movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant classic car movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious and serious films and TV shows about / with classic car, husband wife relationship, hospital, father daughter relationship, mother son relationship, redemption, brutality, catastrophe, mentor and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as classic car: Christine (1983), A Perfect World (1993), Gran Torino (2008), The Forsaken (2001), Genius (2016), Inspector Morse (1987), And So It Goes (2014), Under Lock and Key (1995), Bread (1986), Frau Ella (2013).

List of classic car movies

 6.7
 68K
Christine (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Geeky student Arnie Cunningham falls for Christine, a rusty 1958 Plymouth Fury, and becomes obsessed with restoring the classic automobile to her former glory. As the car changes, so does Arnie, whose newfound confidence turns to arrogance behind ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: objects come to life, obsession, car, chase, classic car, survival, supernatural, vengeance, bullying, murder, brutality, betrayal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, 50s, year 1957 ...
Place: california, detroit, southern california
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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: touching, sincere, road movie, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, prison escape, friendship, fugitives, runaway, manhunt, moral ambiguity, violence, dysfunctional family, prison, classic car ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, alaska, austin texas, california
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 8.1
 699K
Gran Torino (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Walt Kowalski is a widower who holds onto his prejudices despite the changes in his Michigan neighborhood and the world around him. Kowalski is a grumpy, tough-minded, unhappy old man who can't get along with either his kids or his neighbors. ...
Style: serious, emotional, thought provoking, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: gang, gunfight, friendship, veteran, interracial relations, elderly, pride and honor, immigrants, neighbor, visceral, prejudice, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: detroit, usa
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 5.3
 8K
The Forsaken (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man is in a race against time as he searches for a cure after becoming infected with a virus that will eventually turn him into a blood-sucking vampire.
Style: scary, rough, road movie, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hitchhiker, vampire, vampire slayer, virus, on the road, danger, desert, supernatural, gory, infected, chases and races, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: arizona, colorado, california, texas, usa ...
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 6.6
 17K
Genius (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: New York in the 1920s. Max Perkins, literary editor at Scribner’s Sons is the first to sign such subsequent literary greats as Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald. When a sprawling, chaotic 1,000-page manuscript by an unknown writer named ...
Style: intellectual, melancholic, inspirational, talky, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: writers, novelist, book, genius, eccentricity, creativity, unlikely friendships, destiny, obsession, mentor, writer's life, life philosophy ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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Inspector Morse (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Inspector Morse is a detective drama based on Colin Dexter's series of Chief Inspector Morse novels. The series starred John Thaw as Chief Inspector Morse and Kevin Whately as Sergeant Lewis, as well as a large cast of notable actors and ...
Style: sincere, realistic, clever, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: police detective, murder, police investigation, crime investigation, crime, rapist, law enforcement, multiple suspects, partners, crimes, who done it, shrewd ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe, italy, australia
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 5.8
 12K
And So It Goes (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A self-centered realtor enlists the help of his neighbor when he's suddenly left in charge of the granddaughter he never knew existed until his estranged son drops her off at his home.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, uplifting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly lovers, elderly, love and romance, life turned upside down, family relations, grandparent grandchild relationship, opposites attract, neighbor, estrangement, golden years, fall in love, child custody ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Under Lock and Key (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An FBI agent goes undercover in a women's prison to find evidence hidden by a drug dealer's ex-girlfriend. After she is taken off the case, she finds that the drug dealer has kidnapped her daughter. She enlists the help of one of her ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, danger, undercover, kidnapping, sex, forced to strip, prison guard, rivalry, injustice, battles, fashion, drug abuse ...
Time: 90s
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 6.1
 999
Bread (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bread is a British television sitcom, written by Carla Lane, produced by the BBC and screened on BBC1 from 1 May 1986 to 3 November 1991. The series focused on the devoutly-Catholic and extended Boswell family of Liverpool, in the district of ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: mother, scam, family, british humour, classic car, religious, sister, dog, money, dinner table, moustache, model ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 80s
Place: liverpool, northern england
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 5.9
 1K
Frau Ella (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man goes on a road trip with an old lady he saves from a hospital.
Style: humorous, road movie, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: on the road, odd couple, nothing goes right, couples, disorder, elderly, escapades, personal growth, lost love, pregnancy, friendship, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, france, berlin germany, paris france
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Arthur Newman (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story of a man who fakes his own death and assumes a new identity in order to escape his life, who then moves in with a woman who is also trying to leave her past behind.
Style: sincere, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: faked death, on the road, golf, hidden identity, self discovery, unlikely couple, escapades, family problems, disorder, americana, false identity, past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Accidental Love (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A small town waitress gets a nail accidentally lodged in her head causing unpredictable behavior that leads her to Washington, DC. Sparks fly when she meets a clueless young senator who takes up her cause - but what happens when love interferes ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: politics, idealism, love and romance, society, fighting the system, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, nervousness, satire, lie, absurdism, sarcasm, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1987
Place: usa, washington d.c., indiana, america
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My Mother the Car (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of the relationship between a man and his mother, the latter having been reincarnated as a 1928 Porter automobile.
Style: sitcom
Plot: reincarnation, car, parent child relationship, family man, talking car, classic car, television flop, mother, mother son relationship
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Sadie's Last Days on Earth (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Everything in high school is like the world ending and Sadie Mitchell's crippling fear of the coming apocalypse is the heightened version of that.
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, anxiety, apocalypse, adolescence, friendship, library, husband wife relationship, flashback, coming of age, christmas present, teen angst, convertible ...
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 5.2
 209
Ghost Writer (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A writer moves into a Malibu beach house, and comes up against the ghost of an actress who supposedly had committed suicide there 30 years previously, but had been murdered by her boyfriend. The ghost asks the writer's help in proving her ...
Plot: concussion, ghost, bikini, gun, beach, police, murder, beach house, invisibility, cleavage, classic car, wax museum ...
Place: malibu california
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 5.2
 14
Top Kids (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Norway, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A fun journey through the history of the automobile, this film is about a group of future computer hackers that wire an arcade game to work as a time machine. Among appearances in the movie are Henry Ford, Mercedes Benz, and modern race car driver ...
Plot: time travel, hacker, computer disc, altering history, woman driver, computer nerd, boy with glasses, chevrolet, salesman, driver, mercedes, classic car ...
Time: 1920s, year 1914, 1880s, year 1971, 80s ...
Place: europe, italy
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 7.7
 924
Wonderland (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Wonderland is a warm and engaging relationship drama revolving around four couples at very different stages of life – the star-crossed singles, blissful newlyweds, hot new lovers and long-term marrieds. We join them as they navigate the ...
Plot: apartment, wedding, beach, classic car, coast, bet, best friend, apartment building, dating, husband wife relationship, seaside, flatmate ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
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The Ground (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Two men living in a criminal-ran city have two choices: Either fight back or join the corruption. Chaos just always seems to find them.
Plot: mob boss, classic car, corruption, criminal, interrogation, mob, money, ex military, swashbuckler
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A Short History of Drugs in the Valley (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A feature independent film by Brent Kado. Neonoir comedy about the idyllic heartland, confronting truths and folly of the American Dream gone bad. The Boss has a job for 3 of the Valley's top goons. Can they finish without f'ing up or will ...
Plot: classic car, small town life, radio show, mafia
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 6.8
 1K
Regular Guys (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Christoph, cop and self-confident macho, has trouble with his fiance. After a long night he wakes up in the arms of Edgar, a good-looking, gay auto-mechanic. His live gets more and more troublesome after his girl friend throws him out of their ...
Style: realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: auto mechanic, police, couples, gender, alcohol abuse, love and romance, gays and lesbians, couple relations, romance, fall in love, best friends, roommate ...
Time: 90s
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 6.7
 4K
Flywheel (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jay Austin wants to sell you a used car, but watch out! Many victims have fallen prey to his smiling face and hasty promises. Austin does everything his way until his dishonesty and manipulation are exposed. Like many men, he becomes disgusted by ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sincere, contemplative ...
Plot: change of heart, dishonesty, introspection, moral dilemma, starting over, ambition, society, redemption, hopes, cons and scams, estrangement, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia
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 4.1
 260
Unbecoming Age (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A middle-aged woman frees herself from the spirit-crushing influence of her husband by refusing to remember what her age is.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, offbeat, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: baseball, child as adult, disorder, couples, youth, love and romance, hopes, crumbling marriage, wish come true, unfulfillment, fish out of water, misfit ...
Place: malibu california, las vegas
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 5.8
 17K
Lost River (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A single mother is swept into a dark underworld, while her teenage son discovers a road that leads him to a secret underwater town.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: surrealism, single parent, curse, demolition, riddles and clues, family relations, danger, small town, gas station, neo noir, devastation, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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This Is Where I Leave You (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When their father passes away, four grown, world-weary siblings return to their childhood home and are requested -- with an admonition -- to stay there together for a week, along with their free-speaking mother and a collection of spouses, exes and ...
Style: humorous, touching, emotional, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, homecoming, death of father, family, eccentric family, last wish, breakup, jewish, infidelity, reunion, lesbian mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new england
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 5.2
 18K
My Girl 2 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Vada Sultenfuss has a holiday coming up, and an assignment: to do and essay on someone she admires and has never met. She decides she wants to do an assignment on her mother, but quickly realises she knows very little about her. She manages to get ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: coming of age, mortician, self discovery, friendship, small town, family relations, family, youth, friends, parent getting married, young heroes, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: los angeles, california, usa, pennsylvania
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 5.4
 7K
Intersection (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: During a car accident, Vincent Eastman watches his whole life flash before his eyes, and he doesn't like what he sees. While maintaining the semblance of a marriage with his wife, Sally, Vincent has been carrying on with a mistress, Olivia. ...
Style: sexy, serious, stylized, talky, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, car accident, road accident, destiny, romance, dishonesty, family problems, couples, love affair, sexual relations, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada, usa, vancouver, san francisco
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 5.9
 221K
Grown Ups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, funny, ridiculous, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vacation, reunion, friendship, friends, family relations, family life, eccentric family, couples, adulthood, stupidity, disorder, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978, 2010s, 70s
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
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 3.6
 559
The Darkling (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When mechanic Jeff Obold meets the wealthy and mysterious Bruno Rubin, he is exposed for the first time to the finer things in life. But Jeff soon discovers the source of Rubin's power: a caged creature called a "Darkling," which ...
Plot: creature, death of wife, car, death of mother, occult, demon, car accident, father daughter relationship, auto mechanic, mechanic, katana sword, wealth ...
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Daltry Calhoun (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In small town Tennessee, a ne'er-do-well man (Knoxville) wrestling for control over his fading golf club is reunited with his estranged daughter, a 14-year-old musical prodigy.
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: parents and children, americana, single parent, workplace situations, family relations, rise to the top, businessman, golf, redemption, long lost daughter, small town, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa, australia
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Angel's Dance (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young hitman is asked to prove himself by killing an innocent woman.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, surprise ending, tense ...
Plot: gangsters, hitman, odd couple, love and romance, crimes, criminal heroes, relationship vs career, deadly, assassination attempt, father daughter relationship, organized crime, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, chicago illinois
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