Highest-Rated Movies about 'Rival', Sort by Popularity

Big (1988), Triad Election (2006), Throne of Blood (1957), Chhoti Si Baat (1975), For a Few Dollars More (1965), Return of the Dragon (1972), Tinker Bell (2008), Shanghai Triad (1995) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Rival movies.

Big (1988)

A wishing machine turns a boy into a 35-year-old man (Tom Hanks) with a fun job and a girlfriend (Elizabeth Perkins).

boy, friend, owner, executive, love interest, rival, charming

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Triad Election (2006)

A violent chain reaction unfolds as a crafty entrepreneur (Louis Koo) wrests power from a veteran Hong Kong crime lord (Simon Yam).

crime boss, godson, wife, rival, thug, brutal, frenetic

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Throne of Blood (1957)

A Japanese version of "Macbeth" features a samurai (ToshirĂ´ Mifune), his scheming wife (Isuzu Yamada) and a flurry-of-arrows finale.

samurai, lord, wife, son, rival, gripping, chilling

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Chhoti Si Baat (1975)

A mild-mannered accountant, Arun Pradeep (Amol Palekar) is infatuated with pretty young Prabha Narayan (Vidya Sinha), but his withdrawn nature prevents him from asserting himself. When the slick Nagesh Shastri (Asrani) sets his sights on Prabha, Arun realizes that he has to make a move soon or risk losing her. In order to get a crash course in romance, he enlists the help of love expert Col. Julius Nagendranath Wilfred Singh (Ashok Kumar) and attempts to win the girl of his dreams.

accountant, beautiful woman, rival, mentor, amusing, playful, mumbai, india

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For a Few Dollars More (1965)

A man with no name (Clint Eastwood) and a man with a mission (Lee Van Cleef) hunt a Mexican bandit (Gian Maria Volonte) for different reasons.

bounty hunter, rival, colonel, outlaw, woman, adult, gritty

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Return of the Dragon (1972)

An Asian (Bruce Lee) in Rome uses whirling "nunchakus" on a gang and fights a karate champ (Chuck Norris) in the coliseum.

martial artist, champion, rival, gang leader, friend, villain, brooding

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Tinker Bell (2008)

Young fairy Tinker Bell (Mae Whitman) causes chaos in Pixie Hollow when she rejects her predestined occupation as a fixer of broken objects and tries to learn a new trade instead.

fairy, queen, friend, rival, charming, lighthearted, touching

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Shanghai Triad (1995)

Director Zhang Yimou's tale of a Chinese boy's eye-opening experiences during a week in the realm of organized crime.

teenager, criminal, singer, uncle, rival, striking, intense

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Almost Single (2017)

Jaya and Yogi set out on a short journey to retrace past relationships and end up in the most eventful, strange, crazy trip of their lives.

man, woman, romantic interest, romantic rival, love interest, rival, lighthearted

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Prodigal Sons (2008)

Filmmaker Kimberly Reed returns to small-town Montana to reconnect with her adopted brother and to reintroduce herself to her old friends who knew her as a man.

transgender woman, brother, sister, rival, former classmate, gripping, emotional

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Teen Beach Movie (2013)

Two young surfers (Ross Lynch, Maia Mitchell) find romance when they magically become part of a movie musical.

singer, surfer, teenager, friend, villain, rival, charming

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Adventures in Babysitting (2016)

Two teenage baby sitters (Sabrina Carpenter, Sofia Carson) and a group of children spend a wild night in the big city.

babysitter, teenager, runaway, child, supervisor, rival, cheeky

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Thriller in Manila (2008)

The intense rivalry between American heavyweight boxers Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier is examined in this documentary. Smarting from his earlier defeat by Frazier, Ali fueled a bitter feud in the media, leading up to 1975's "Thrilla in Manila," the much-hyped Philippines-set rematch of the two titans. The film depicts the landmark fight, which lasted 14 rounds, and also reveals what was happening outside of the ring as Ali and Frazier relentlessly pummeled each other.

boxer, rival, trainer, brutal, intense, manila, philippines, boxing ring

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Amadeus (1984)

The life, success and troubles of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, as told by Antonio Salieri, the contemporaneous composer who was insanely jealous of Mozart's talent and claimed to have murdered him.

composer, rival, musician, engaging, passionate, vienna, royal court

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The Barefoot Executive (1971)

A TV-network page (Kurt Russell) becomes program director by picking hit shows with his girlfriend's pet chimp.

mailroom clerk, girlfriend, rival, chauffeur, executive, chimpanzee, outlandish

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The Kennel Murder Case (1933)

Detective Philo Vance sifts through clues and comes up with seven possible suspects in the murder of a sportsman.

detective, niece, brother, rival, competitor, murder suspect, suspenseful

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Die Hard (1988)

An NYPD officer tries to save his wife and several others taken hostage by German terrorists during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

police officer, hostage, terrorist, rival, wealthy man, thrilling, gritty

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Sherlock Jr. (1924)

A film projectionist longs to be a detective, and puts his meagre skills to work when he is framed by a rival for stealing his girlfriend's father's pocketwatch.

sherlock holmes, projectionist, young woman, rival, father, thief, lighthearted

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Ford v Ferrari (2019)

American car designer Carroll Shelby and driver Ken Miles battle corporate interference and the laws of physics to build a revolutionary race car for Ford in order to defeat Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966.

designer, auto builder, race car driver, rival, intense, passionate, confident

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Ookami kodomo no Ame to Yuki (2012)

After her werewolf lover unexpectedly dies in an accident while hunting for food for their children, a young woman must find ways to raise the werewolf son and daughter that she had with him while keeping their trait hidden from society.

dictator, ad executive, rival, politician, wife, son, tense

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The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (2007)

Die-hard gamers compete to break world records on classic arcade games.

gamer, teacher, wife, friend, rival, quirky, amusing

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The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

British POWs build a railway bridge across the river Kwai for their Japanese captors, oblivious of the Allies' plans to destroy it.

soldier, captain, rival, prisoner of war, captor, gritty, military base

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The Help (2011)

An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.

maid, journalist, editor, rival, mother, heartwarming, inspiring

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Throne of Blood (1957)

A war-hardened general, egged on by his ambitious wife, works to fulfill a prophecy that he would become lord of Spider's Web Castle.

samurai, lord, wife, son, rival, gripping, chilling

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Black Swan (2010)

A committed dancer struggles to maintain her sanity after winning the lead role in a production of Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake".

ballerina, mother, director, rival, young woman, ballet instructor, eerie

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High Fidelity: The Guarneri String Quartet (1989)

Relationships, rehearsals, performances, hobbies, family life of the members of the Guarneri string quartet

violinist, cellist, musician, rival, coworker, engaging, fascinating

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Cheaters (2000)

Chicago high-school teacher Gerard Plecki (Jeff Daniels) prompts his students to lie and cheat in academic competition.

teacher, coach, student, rich kid, rival, engaging, shocking

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Woodpeckers (2017)

Incarcerated in the Dominican Republic, an inmate uses sign language to communicate with his imprisoned girlfriend at an adjacent institution.

prison guard, prisoner, prisoners, messenger, gangsters, romantic interest, romantic rival

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The Last Victory (2004)

With a tradition that stretches back hundreds of years, the Palio di Siena -- the city of Siena, Italy's biannual horse race -- grips the area's different neighborhoods as they all battle for supremacy and the honor of winning the storied competition. Deciding to focus his lens on the efforts of the Civetta district, perennial losers who desperately desire to turn around their fortunes, filmmaker John Appel brings to light the passion and drive that possesses these dedicated competitors.

jockey, townsperson, spectator, rival, gripping, intense, plaza

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Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928)

The effete son of a cantankerous riverboat captain comes to join his father's crew.

college graduate, girlfriend, rival, first mate, amusing, madcap, heartwarming

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