Bus movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bus movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, melancholic, serious, weird and suspense films and TV shows about / with bus, mentor, catastrophe, runaway, vengeance, storytelling, life philosophy, dialogue, culture clash and redemption plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Spain and other countries.
bus movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as bus: The Big Bus (1976), Speed (1994), On the Buses (1971), Margaret (2011), Inside Out (2015), Exit Speed (2008), Night Bus (2014), Trailer Park of Terror (2008), The Night of the Iguana (1964), Live Flesh (1997).

List of bus movies

The Big Bus (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The ultimate disaster film parody. A nuclear powered bus is making it's maiden non-stop trip from New York to Denver. The journey is plagued by disasters due to the machinations of a mysterious group allied with the oil lobby. Will the down on ...
Style: parody, road movie, absurd, intense, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bus, disaster, bomb, catastrophe, nuclear, bowling, chase, save the day, adventure, nothing goes right, daring rescue, bus driver ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, tokyo, usa, colorado
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Speed (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Los Angeles SWAT cop Jack Traven is up against bomb expert Howard Payne, who's after major ransom money. First it's a rigged elevator in a very tall building. Then it's a rigged bus--if it slows, it will blow, bad enough any day, but ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: hostage, bomb, bus, rescue, highway, unlikely partners, save the day, terrorism, chase, terrorist, trapped, swat team ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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On the Buses (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Stan gets a little annoyed when his Mum and Sister keep buying expensive items on hire purchase, but the money he earns for overtime working as a bus driver means that he can afford it... just! His job is secure, as bus drivers are hard to come by, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: bus, working class, couples, social relations, uninhibited rivalry, workplace intrigue, couple relations, obsession, workplace, rivalry, gender, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: england, europe
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Margaret (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A young woman witnesses a bus accident, and is caught up in the aftermath, where the question of whether or not it was intentional affects many people's lives.
Style: psychological, emotional, enigmatic, melancholic, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bus, high school, mother daughter relationship, life philosophy, redemption, character study, investigation, life is a bitch, youth, haunted by the past, teenage life, road accident ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Inside Out (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness. ...
Style: inspirational, emotional, touching, colourful, motivational ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, chick flick ...
Plot: disney, memory, family, joy, childhood, life philosophy, creativity, anger, subconscious, happy ending, imaginary friend, disgust ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, contemporary
Place: san francisco, minnesota, california, usa
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Exit Speed (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, ten strangers board a bus traveling across Texas. Far out in the wilds they collide with a meth-addicted biker
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: bus, gang, murder, survival, psychopath, rivalry, vengeance, chase, escapades, crimes, biker, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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Night Bus (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The passengers on the Night Bus have many different stories -- some are lovers, some have dark secrets, some are looking for a fight, others are just trying to get through the night.
Style: semi serious, sincere, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: bus, travel, social differences, on the road, society, human nature, working class, night, double decker bus, public transport, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england
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Trailer Park of Terror (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on the Imperium Comics series, Trailer Park of Terror. Six troubled high school students and their chaperon, an optimistic youth ministries Pastor, return from an outdoor character building retreat in the mountains. During a raging storm, ...
Style: suspenseful, slasher, serious, bleak, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bus, deal with the devil, zombie, isolation, teenage life, crimes, prostitute, chase, violence spree, supernatural, good versus evil, missing person ...
Time: contemporary
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The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two drag-queens and a transsexual contract to perform a drag show at a resort in Alice Springs, a resort town in the remote Australian desert. They head west from Sydney aboard their lavender bus, Priscilla. En route, it is discovered that the woman ...
Style: road movie, feel good, humorous, melancholic, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, transsexual, transvestism, desert, gay slur, bus, female impersonator, cross dressing, lgbt, on the road, road trip, gender bending ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia, south australia
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The Night of the Iguana (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Drama while a tour bus driver shows church ladies around Mexico. Helped establish Puerto Vallarta as tourist destination.
Style: atmospheric, talky, psychological, serious, tense ...
Plot: mental illness, bus, hotel, redemption, church, iguana, clergy, bishop, priest, self discovery, tour guide, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: mexico, usa, virginia, texas, latin america ...
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Live Flesh (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A scorned ex-convict forces himself into the lives of the couple who put him behind bars.
Style: sexy, erotic, psychological, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: infidelity, lust, strong sexual content, bus, desire, obsession, erotica, adultery, nudity (full frontal - brief), disability, betrayal, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s, year 1990, year 1970
Place: spain, madrid, europe, sarajevo, barcelona ...
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Getting There (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This film is about Mary-Kate and Ashley turning sixteen years old and going on a road trip without parents. They are headed to Utah for the Olympics and arrive late. There are also scenes in Las Vegas. The twins do not drive alone in this movie, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, road movie, entertaining
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: twins, skiing, bus, on the road, teenage life, sport, love and romance, contests and competitions, high school life, teenage love, high school, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, utah, los angeles, salt lake city utah, las vegas ...
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Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Shang-Chi must confront the past he thought he left behind when he is drawn into the web of the mysterious Ten Rings organization.
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: martial arts, superhero, kung fu, martial artist, warrior, fight, female martial artist, giant monster, tough guy, monster, assassin, portal ...
Time: 21st century, future, year 1996, 2020s, 90s
Place: china, usa, san francisco, north america
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Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving, with an obnoxious slob of a shower ring salesman his only companion.
Style: road movie, feel good, buddy movie, funny, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: thanksgiving, road trip, holiday, train, airplane, snow, travel, on the road, railway, airport, comedy duo, farce ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
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Humanity (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When an 11-year-old girl is brutally raped and murdered in a quiet French village, a police detective who has forgotten how to feel emotions--because of the death of his own family in some kind of accident--investigates the crime, which turns out to ...
Style: erotic, disturbing, neo noir, depressing, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: small town, lust, french, masturbation, sex, voyeur, female nudity, rape victim, orgasm, factory, strike, rape ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, flanders, europe
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Mutiny on the Buses (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bus driver Stan Butler agrees to marry Suzy, much to the anguish of Mum, her son-in-law, Arthur, and daughter Olive. How, they wonder, will they ever manage without Stan's money coming in? Then Arthur is sacked, and Stan agrees to delay the ...
Style: sexy, suspense, biting, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: bus, working class, lechery, strike, rivalry, society, dishonesty, ego clash, workplace, disorder, couples, workplace situations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: britain, england
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Get on the Bus (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Get On the Bus follows several Black men on a cross country bus trip to the Million Man March. On the bus are an eclectic set of characters including a laid off aircraft worker, a former Gang Banger, a Hollywood actor, a cop who is of mixed racial ...
Style: road movie, thought provoking, talky, compassionate, uplifting ...
Plot: racism, politics, friendship, gang, prejudice, bus, justice, unlikely friendships, character study, idealism, civil rights, on the road ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, tennessee, new jersey, usa ...
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Bustin' Loose (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After ex-con Joe Braxton violates his probation he is given a second chance, all he has to do is drive a group of special kids across the country. What could possibly go wrong?
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, twists and turns, feel good, clever ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: bus, teacher, school, gangsters, friendship, road trip, orphan, lone hero, brutality, fantasy world, life philosophy, loneliness ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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Who's Singin' Over There? (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: On April 5, 1941, a day before Nazi attack on Yugoslavia, entourage on a country road board Krstic's bus heading for Belgrade: two Gypsies who occasionally sing about misery, an aging war veteran, a Nazi sympathizer, a dapper singer, a ...
Style: art house, atmospheric, surreal, bleak, serious ...
Plot: gypsy, world war two, bus, hapless, passenger, newlyweds, wartime life, anti war, on the road, heroes, clergy, war ...
Time: year 1941
Place: eastern europe, balkan, former yugoslavia, europe, belgrade ...
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The Gauntlet (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Phoenix cop Ben Shockley is well on his way to becoming a derelict when he is assigned to transport a witness named Gus Mally from Vegas. Mally turns out to be a belligerent prostitute with mob ties and incriminating information regarding a ...
Style: road movie, exciting, suspense, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, police corruption, organized crime, motorcycle, hitman, sniper, tough cop, corrupt official, on the road, crimes, biker, motorcycle chase ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, phoenix arizona, san francisco, usa, arizona ...
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Turistas (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of young backpackers' vacation turns sour when a bus accident leaves them marooned in a remote Brazilian rural area that holds an ominous secret.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, survival, torture, violence, murder, youth, transplant, strong violent content, chase, bondage, brutality, black market ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: brazil, latin america, argentina, south america, rio de janeiro
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Heist (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A father is without the means to pay for his daughter's medical treatment. As a last resort, he partners with a greedy co-worker to rob a casino. When things go awry they're forced to hijack a city bus.
Style: twists and turns, light, clever, tense, exciting ...
Plot: heist, robbery, money, chase, car chase, casino, criminal, police investigation, sick child, crime gone awry, organized crime, hostage ...
Time: 2010s
Place: las vegas, texas
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Bikini Spring Break (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of coeds from a small conservative college break out of their shells when their marching band bus breaks down in Fort Lauderdale during Spring Break.
Style: sexy, realistic, humorous, not serious, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: beach party, road trip, spring break, youth, female nudity, bus, nothing goes right, best friends, teenage life, disorder, friends, redhead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Windmill (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jennifer, an Australian girl on the run from her past, turns up in Amsterdam and, in a desperate attempt to blend in, joins a coach-load of tourists on a tour of Holland's old windmills. When the bus breaks down in the middle of nowhere, she ...
Style: slasher, scary, bleak, suspense, tense ...
Plot: characters killed one by one, murder, on the run, bus, tourist, parent child relationship, supernatural power, hallucination, secret, haunted by the past, violence, travel ...
Place: holland, amsterdam
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Cairo 6,7,8 (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Deals with the phenomenon of sexual harassment in Egypt. Film depicts the moving story of three women Atfguen in some way or another to address the disturbing fact, the phenomenon can not be overlooked in the Egyptian and Arab street and the ...
Style: emotional, touching, thought provoking, realistic, serious ...
Plot: sexual harassment, violence against women, self defense, bus, injustice, rebellion, social decay, defiant, society, life is a bitch, crimes, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2009
Place: egypt, cairo egypt, middle east
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Wrongfully Accused (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ryan Harrison, a violin god, superstar and sex symbol does not want to cheat on sexy Lauren Goodhue's husband with her. Mr. Goodhue is found murdered and Ryan suddenly finds himself being the main suspect. After being sentenced to death he ...
Style: parody, funny, humorous, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: frame up, fugitives, on the run, chase, farce, false accusation, stupidity, screwball, bus, protagonist as suspect, satire, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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Spice World (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film follows the Spice Girls and their entourage (mostly fictional characters) - manager Clifford, his assistant Deborah, filmmaker Piers (who is trying to shoot a documentary on "the real Spice Girls") and others in their everyday ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, satirical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: music, music band, desire for fame, celebrity, media, stereotypes, friendship, performer's life, bus, on the road, celebrity culture, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, tower bridge london
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The Help (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Aibileen Clark is a middle-aged African-American maid who has spent her life raising white children and has recently lost her only son; Minny Jackson is an African-American maid who has often offended her employers despite her family's ...
Style: touching, inspirational, thought provoking, uplifting, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, kids
Plot: racism, friendship, maid, master and servant, discrimination, civil rights, hopes, racial issues, writers, social relations, racial segregation, blacks and whites ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, 50s, 20th century
Place: mississippi, usa, southern usa
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What Have I Done to Deserve This? (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Almodóvar has described his fourth film as a homage to Italian Neorealism, although this tribute also involves jokes about paedophilia, prostitution, and a telekenetic child. The film, set in the towerblocks around Madrid, depicts female ...
Style: surreal, sexy, stylized, unusual plot structure, affectionate ...
Plot: male nudity, dysfunctional family, telekinesis, prostitute, pedophilia, exhibitionist, dark humor, amphetamine, s&m, mother in law daughter in law relationship, maid, diabetes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, germany, tokyo, europe, madrid ...
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August: Osage County (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A look at the lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them.
Style: melancholic, emotional, touching, depressing, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, suicide, incestuous relationship, family secret, funeral, cancer, mother daughter relationship, drugs, brother sister incest, drug addiction, pills, family in crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oklahoma, california, midwest, usa
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