10 best movies like Racer and the Jailbird (2017)

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Movies similar to Racer and the Jailbird (2017): Fifty Shades Darker, From the Land of the Moon, Me Before You, Sanam Teri Kasam, Mad Max: Fury Road, Delibal, I Origins, The Fault in Our Stars, Fast & Furious 6, Senna.

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Fifty Shades Darker (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 4.6)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA, China
Duration02:00
CharactersBusinessmen, Billionaires
PlotLove, Money, Relationship

When a wounded Christian Grey tries to entice a cautious Ana Steele back into his life, she demands a new arrangement before she will give him another chance. As the two begin to build trust and find stability, shadowy figures from Christian’s past start to circle the couple, determined to destroy their hopes for a future together.

From the Land of the Moon (2016)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.7)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium, Canada
Duration01:59
PlotLove

An adaptation of Milena Agus' eponymous novel set after WWII, "Mal de Pierres" ("Mal di Pietre") spans 20 years, following the destiny of a passionate, free-spirited woman who is in a loveless marriage and falls for another man.

Me Before You (2016)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.4)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:25
CharactersDisabled people
PlotLove
PlaceSea
StyleTouching, To cry

A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds apart and trapped together by circumstance, the two get off to a rocky start. But the girl becomes determined to prove to the man that life is worth living and as they embark on a series of adventures together, each finds their world changing in ways neither of them could begin to imagine.

Sanam Teri Kasam (2016)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.3)
Genremelodrama, drama, musical
CountryIndia
Duration03:25
PlotLove

A musical romantic movie exploring the journey that ensues when the blue blooded boy Inder, "Who wanted to love no one" crosses paths with Saru, "Whom no one wanted to love". All their lives they were waiting to meet, but they just didn't know it . A musical tale of love , longing and loss. Sanam Teri Kasam - A Love story sealed with a Curse.

Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryAustralia, USA
Duration02:30
CharactersTough guys, Gangsters
PlotAdventure, Cars, Racing, Chase, Survival, Time travel, Disasters, Apocalypse
PlaceUSA
TimePost apocalypse, Future
StyleFor men, For a group of friends, Popular, Exciting

An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be able to restore order. There's Max, a man of action and a man of few words, who seeks peace of mind following the loss of his wife and child in the aftermath of the chaos. And Furiosa, a woman of action and a woman who believes her path to survival may be achieved if she can make it across the desert back to her childhood homeland.

Delibal (2015)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.8)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryTurkey
Duration01:57
PlotLove, Jealousy
StyleFascinating

A love story following two young people battling with their emotions and dreams, the pressures of career, family and not knowing what the future holds. Füsun is a brilliant student, destined for a successful career but can't help from falling for Baris, a musician who struggles with a psychological disorder. As the two grow closer they start to adopt each other's traits, but becoming increasingly dependent on one another proves damaging for their relationship.

I Origins (2014)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.4)
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:48
CharactersScientists
PlotLife after death, Love, Death, Meaning of life
PlaceIndia, USA
StyleMakes me think, Atmospheric

I Origins follows a molecular biologist studying the evolution of the human eye. He finds his work permeating his life after a brief encounter with an exotic young woman who slips away from him. As his research continues years later with his lab partner, they make a stunning scientific discovery that has far reaching implications and complicates both his scientific and and spiritual beliefs. Traveling half way around the world, he risks everything he has ever known to validate his theory.

The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.7)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:13
CharactersTeens, Terminally ill
PlotLove, Cancer, Time travel, Death, Funeral, First love
PlaceUSA
StyleTouching, To cry

Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a patient named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.

Fast & Furious 6 (2013)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.1)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:10
CharactersKillers, Friends
PlotRacing, Cars, Time travel, Robbery

Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries: Dominic unexpectedly gets convoluted also facing his presumed deceased girlfriend, Letty.

Senna (2010)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.6)
Genredocumentary, biography, sport
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA, Brazil
Duration02:42
PlotRacing, On real events, Cars, Rivalry

Senna's remarkable story, charting his physical and spiritual achievments on the track and off, his quest for perfection, and the mythical status he has since attained, is the subject of Senna, a documentary feature that spans the racing legend's years as an F1 driver, from his opening season in 1984 to his untimely death a decade later.

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Death Race 2 (2010)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountrySouth Africa, Germany
Duration01:40
PlotRacing

In the world's most dangerous prison, a new game is born: Death Race. The rules of this adrenaline-fueled blood sport are simple, drive or die. When repentant convict Carl Lucas discovers there's a price on his head, his only hope is to survive a twisted race against an army of hardened criminals and tricked-out cars.

Love Takes Wing (2009)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrefamily, western
CountryUSA
Duration01:28
CharactersDoctors
PlotLove, Death, Moving

Belinda Simpson is now a doctor in a small Missouri town where an unknown plague is spreading fear and resentment amoung the townspeople. One local resident thinks the illness was spread from the town orphanage and wants to see it shut down. Belinda struggles to make sense of the disease and God's plan for the beleaguered town.

Death Race (2008)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, Germany, United Kingdom
Duration01:51
CharactersTough guys
PlotRacing, Survival
PlaceUSA, Prison

Terminal Island, New York: 2020. Overcrowding in the US penal system has reached a breaking point. Prisons have been turned over to a monolithic Weyland Corporation, which sees jails full of thugs as an opportunity for televised sport. Adrenalized inmates, a global audience hungry for violence and a spectacular, enclosed arena come together to form the 'Death Race', the biggest, most brutal event.

Speed Racer (2008)
Mark10 (imdb: 6)
Genreaction, family, sport
CountryUSA, Australia, Germany
Duration02:15
CharactersFamily
PlotRacing

Speed Racer is the tale of a young and brilliant racing driver. When corruption in the racing leagues costs his brother his life, he must team up with the police and the mysterious Racer X to bring an end to the corruption and criminal activities. Inspired by the cartoon series.

Ghost Rider (2007)
Mark9 (imdb: 5.2)
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy
CountryUSA, Australia
Duration01:54
CharactersSuperhero, Bikers, Family, Friends, Fathers, Demons, Cowboys
PlotRacing, Love, Ghosts, Chase, Relationship, Fidelity, Supernatural
PlaceUSA
StyleMarvel

In order to save his dying father, young stunt cyclist Johnny Blaze sells his soul to Mephistopheles and sadly parts from the pure-hearted Roxanne Simpson, the love of his life. Years later, Johnny's path crosses again with Roxanne, now a go-getting reporter, and also with Mephistopheles, who offers to release Johnny's soul if Johnny becomes the fabled, fiery 'Ghost Rider'.

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:44
PlotRacing, Cars

In order to avoid a jail sentence, Sean Boswell heads to Tokyo to live with his military father. In a low-rent section of the city, Shaun gets caught up in the underground world of drift racing

Cars (2006)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon, sport
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
PlotCars, Racing

Lightning McQueen, a hotshot rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life is about the journey, not the finish line, when he finds himself unexpectedly detoured in the sleepy Route 66 town of Radiator Springs. On route across the country to the big Piston Cup Championship in California to compete against two seasoned pros, McQueen gets to know the town's offbeat characters.

The Italian Job (2003)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA, France, United Kingdom
Duration01:51
CharactersMafia, Friends
PlotRacing, Love, Robbery, Chase, Relationship, Betrayal, Pursuit, Skirmishes
PlaceItaly, USA

Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, pedal-to-the-metal chase that careens up, down, above and below the streets of Los Angeles.

Rat Race (2001)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrecomedy, adventure
CountryCanada, USA
Duration01:52
CharactersPartners
PlotRacing, Adventure

In an ensemble film about easy money, greed, manipulation and bad driving, a Las Vegas casino tycoon entertains his wealthiest high rollers -- a group that will bet on anything -- by pitting six ordinary people against each other in a wild dash for $2 million jammed into a locker hundreds of miles away. The tycoon and his wealthy friends monitor each racer's every move to keep track of their favorites. The only rule in this race is that there are no rules.

The Wedding Planner (2001)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryGermany, USA
Duration01:43
PlotWedding, Love, Love triangle
StyleLight, To cry, Cute

Mary Fiore, San Francisco's premiere wedding planner is rescued from an accident by the man of her dreams, pediatrician Steve Edison, only to find he is the fiancé of her latest client, wealthy Fran Donnolly. As Mary continues making the wedding arrangements, she and Steve are put into a string of uncomfortable situations that force them to face their mutual attraction.

American Beauty (1999)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 8.3)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:02
PlotLove

Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.

True Lies (1994)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.2)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:15
CharactersTerrorists, Gangsters, Family, Gangsters, Spy
PlotRacing, Love, Fight, Death, Chase, Skirmishes, Adventure
PlaceUSA

Harry Tasker is a secret agent for the United States Government. For years, he has kept his job from his wife, but is forced to reveal his identity and try to stop nuclear terrorists when he and his wife are kidnapped by them.

The Great Race (1965)
Mark7.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, adventure, family, sport
CountryUSA
Duration02:40
PlotRacing, Revolution, Adventure
PlaceAlaska, New York

Professional daredevil and white-suited hero, The Great Leslie, convinces turn-of-the-century auto makers that a race from New York to Paris (westward across America, the Bering Straight and Russia) will help to promote automobile sales. Leslie's arch-rival, the mustached and black-attired Professor Fate vows to beat Leslie to the finish line in a car of Fate's own invention.

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