Foot race movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant foot race movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, humorous, feel good, exciting and intense films and TV shows about / with foot race, friendship, mentor, storytelling, death, running, dialogue, father son relationship, chase and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Adventure genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as foot race: Children of Heaven (1997), The Skulls (2000), Left Bank (2008), Fire, Ice & Dynamite (1990), Running for Grace (2018), Goodbye to All That (2014), The Boy Who Had Everything (1985), Land of Mine (2015), Bad Boys for Life (2020), Boy Erased (2018).

List of foot race movies

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, sincere, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: poverty, childhood, family, school, siblings relations, life, unemployment, health situation, foot race, financial problem, young heroes, children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran, tokyo
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The Skulls (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Luke's exultance at being selected for The Skulls (a secret society bred within the walls of a prominent Ivy League Campus) is soon overshadowed when he realises that all is 'not well in Wonderland'. For The Skulls is a breeding ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: secret society, uncover truth, murder, friendship, investigation, college, social differences, society, betrayal, mind game, manipulation, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: connecticut, usa, yale university, harvard university
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And Now for Something Completely Different (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: And Now for Something Completely Different is a film spin-off from the television comedy series Monty Python's Flying Circus featuring favourite sketches from the first two seasons.
Style: surreal, humorous, witty, clever, not serious ...
Plot: lumberjack, monty python, satire, parody, farce, chef, blackmail, stupidity, obstacle course, foot race, compilation, cult ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
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Left Bank (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A chilling thriller about a woman, who upon moving in with her new boyfriend, becomes obsessed with the fate of the previous tenant and descends into madness.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: illness, running, mystery, missing person, memory loss, supernatural, athlete's life, danger, mentally unstable, deadly, losing-it hero, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, middle ages, 2000s
Place: europe, belgium, antwerp
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Fire, Ice & Dynamite (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Action-comedy about a wealthy man who fakes suicide for the amusement of watching his family and creditors compete for his wealth. Many cameo appearances!
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: millionaire, winter, inheritance, family life, parents and children, power relations, rivalry, contests and competitions, adventure, ambition, cons and scams, sport team ...
Time: 80s
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Running for Grace (2018)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An orphan boy of mixed race finds family with the newly arrived white village doctor in Hawaii. The boy can run like the wind, and begins bringing Doc's medicine to coffee pickers throughout the mountainous region. On an errand, the medicine ...
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, sentimental
Plot: forbidden love, orphan, prejudice, racism, love, coming of age, race against time, forest, jungle, medicine, running, love and romance ...
Time: 1920s
Place: hawaii
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Goodbye to All That (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Otto Wall is just a little unlucky in life, and unbeknownst to him, in love. When his wife suddenly asks for a divorce, he bounces between a search for answers, desperate attempts to stay connected to his daughter, and his fateful reentry into the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, single parent, starting over, parents and children, hopes, romance, disorder, suburbs, lie, divorce, friendship, dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina
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The Boy Who Had Everything (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In '60's-era Australia, a college freshman must navigate freshman hazing, a distant mother, and a shaky relationship with his girlfriend.
Plot: argument, alcoholic mother, man crying, man undressing, crying man, crying, college dropout, foot race, runner, running, race, university ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
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Land of Mine (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the days following the surrender of Germany in May 1945, a group of young German prisoners of war were handed over to the Danish authorities and subsequently sent out to the West Coast, where they were ordered to remove the more than two million ...
Style: suspense, emotional, brutal, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: german soldier, minefield, post world war two, soldier, world war two, war crime, pow, moral dilemma, teenager, child soldier, military officer, abuse of power ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1945, future
Place: denmark, germany
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Bad Boys for Life (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Marcus Burnett is now a police inspector and Mike Lowery is in a midlife crisis. They unite again when an Albanian mercenary, whose brother they killed, promises them an important bonus.
Style: buddy comedy, buddy movie, entertaining, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: police detective, police, police officer, motorcycle gang, drug cartel, tough cop, investigation, sarcasm, friendship between men, danger, tough guy, police officer killed ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: mexico, miami
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Boy Erased (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The son of a Baptist preacher is forced to participate in a church supported gay conversion program.
Style: thought provoking, sentimental, psychological, captivating, queer cinema ...
Plot: gay teenager, lgbt, gay, lgbt teen, coming of age, gay rape, college student, teen suicide, father son relationship, church, trust, prayer ...
Place: southern usa, new york, arkansas
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Little Longnose (2003)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Russia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When he refused to support power-hungry witch, the good shoemaker's boy, Jacob is transformed into a hunchbacked dwarf with overlong nose. Of their mother no longer recognized, mocked by the people of the city and driven away, Jacob runs one ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, thought provoking, semi serious, exciting
Plot: princess, evil witch, good versus evil, transformation, magic, hunchback, witch, evil, conspiracy, mockery, servant, curse ...
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Ozzy (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ozzy, a friendly, peaceful beagle has his idyllic life turned upside down when the Martins leave on a long and distant trip. There's only one problem: no dogs allowed! Unable to bring their beloved Ozzy along for the ride, they settle on the ...
Style: feel good, captivating, light, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, friendship, adventure, escape, animal protagonist, escape attempt, doberman, prison, happy ending, deception, neighbor, cheating ...
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The Boxcar Children (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA, Guatemala, South Korea
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four orphaned and homeless siblings happen upon an abandoned boxcar, which, they furnish with all the comforts of home. Fearful that they will be sent to live with their grandfather they have never met, the children keep their new home a secret.
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, siblings relations, family relations, in the woods, trust, secret, journey, children, friendship, society, child illness, eccentric family ...
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ABCs of Death 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, New Zealand, Canada, Israel, Japan, Nigeria
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Taking all that was great from the first installment, ABCs OF DEATH 2 aims to be a wilder, leaner, faster paced and even more entertaining anthology this time around, with a new crop of award-winning, visionary filmmakers from around the globe.
Style: disturbing, scary, rough, serious, dark humor ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, danger, deadly, strong violent content, torture, gory, justice, brutality, crazy, obsession, insanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, london
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Lemon Grove Kids Meet the Monsters (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The adventures of the Lemon Grove Kids in this Bowery Boys inspired kiddie film.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: surrealism, flying saucer, vampire, street gang, movie star, adult as child, female vampire, grasshopper, foot race, zoo, gang war, bandit
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Stand by Me (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.
Style: sentimental, serious, touching, emotional, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: coming of age, childhood, friendship, adventure, youth, coming-of-age, teenager, loyalty, innocence, friends, young kid, young heroes ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century, year 1959, 80s
Place: oregon, usa, normandy
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Hawaii (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eugenio offers his childhood friend Martin a work for the summer. With a game of power and desire a relationship starts to grow that goes beyond their friendship.
Style: touching, atmospheric, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay, friendship, gays and lesbians, homoeroticism, gay lead character, reunion, couples, sexual relations, countryside, male homosexuality, childhood friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
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Deep End (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 15-year-old Mike takes a job at the local swimming baths, where he becomes obsessed with an attractive young woman, Susan, who works there as an attendant. Although Susan has a fiancé, Mike does his best to sabotage the relationship, to the extent ...
Style: cult film, sexy, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, coming of age, nudity (full frontal - brief), swimming, swimming pool, teenage boy, adultery, diving, love and romance, romance, danger, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england, europe
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That's My Boy (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: While in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down when Donny resurfaces just before Todd's ...
Style: humorous, absurd, dark humor, funny, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: reunion, parents and children, family relations, cheating fiancee, disorder, uninvited guest, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, teacher student sex, parody, meet the parents, pedophile ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1984, 80s
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa, new jersey
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X-Men: First Class (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were arch-enemies, they were closest of friends, working together with other mutants ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, supernatural power, superhero, superhuman powers, teenage superhero, supernatural, superhuman, team, save the day, escapades, training ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1944, year 1962 ...
Place: oxford university, usa, eastern europe, poland, miami ...
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The Village (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a willful young man tries to venture beyond his sequestered Pennsylvania hamlet, his actions set off a chain of chilling incidents that will alter the community forever.
Style: surprise ending, atmospheric, captivating, twists and turns, romantic ...
Plot: forest, plot twist, isolation, village life, utopia, psychology, mysterious place, blind character, village, secret, mystery, fear ...
Time: 19th century, 2000s, 1890s, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, new england
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Soldier (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sergeant Todd is a veteran soldier for an elite group of the armed forces. After being defeated by a new breed of genetically engineered soldiers, he is dumped on a waste planet and left for dead. He soon interacts with a group of crash survivors ...
Style: futuristic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genetic engineering, alien planet, military, soldier, space travel, battles, presumed dead, one man army, heroes, rescue, distopia, survival ...
Time: future, year 1996
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Rocky III (1982)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Now the world champion, Rocky Balboa is living in luxury and only fighting opponents who pose no threat to him in the ring, until Clubber Lang challenges him to a bout. After taking a pounding from Lang, the humbled champ turns to former bitter ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, inspirational, suspense, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: boxing, comeback, underdog, boxer, coach, fame, training, sport, revenge, opponent, tough heroes, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, usa, los angeles, madison square garden manhattan new york city, california ...
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I'm Not Scared (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: While playing outside one day, nine-year-old Michele discovers Filippo, who is chained to the ground at the bottom of a hole. Michele witnesses town baddie Felice nearby and suspects something bad is happening. Michele is unsure whom he should tell ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Plot: captivity, mystery, kidnapping, friendship, rescue, childhood, crimes, uncover truth, life is a bitch, confined, young heroes, boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1978, 70s
Place: italy, europe, brazil, venice, southern italy ...
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The Incredibles (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a mysterious assignment, it's time to get back into costume.
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, touching, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, secret identity, heroes, disney, adventure, good versus evil, superhuman powers, family, disguise, family relations, parents and children, rescue ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s, 60s, 50s, year 1962
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Gallipoli (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: As World War I rages, brave and youthful Australians Archy and Frank, both agile runners, become friends and enlist in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps together. They later find themselves part of the Dardanelles Campaign on the Gallipoli ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, serious, captivating, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti war, military, world war one, friendship, british empire, idealism, human spirit, military life, battle zone, desert, soldier, running ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1915, 18th century
Place: australia, turkey, egypt, middle east, africa ...
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Stadium Nuts (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Les Charlots, a French rock group, continue their adventures, in the manner of the Beatles in Hard Day's Night. This is their second adventure. The foursome are on holiday, camping outside a village. The Olympic flame is going to pass through ...
Plot: camping, olympic athlete, olympics, statue, race, village, romance, tent, father daughter relationship, grocery store, runaway bride, plaster cast ...
Place: south of france, southern france, paris france
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Bridge to Terabithia (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jesse Aarons trained all summer to become the fastest runner in school, so he's very upset when newcomer Leslie Burke outruns him and everyone else. Despite this and other differences, including that she's rich, he's poor, and ...
Style: emotional, captivating, touching, sentimental, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, loss of friend, imaginary, childhood, escape from reality, teenage boy, magical, loneliness, friends, social misfits, classmate, fantasy world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Naked Mile (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The movie will shift its focus on Erik Stifler, the cousin of Matt and Steve, a youngster who is nothing like his wild relations. Peer pressure starts to turn him to live up to the legacy of the other Stiflers when he attends the Naked Mile, a naked ...
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, entertaining, sexual ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teen sex comedy, college, teenage love, loss of virginity, youth, looking for sex, college life, friends, campus, nudity (full frontal - brief), virginity, drinking alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, michigan
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