Movies like The Brink's Job

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The Brink's Job (1978)
 6.5
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The Brink's Job (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After a long time of bad luck, the little criminal Tony and his gang successfully rob one of Brink's security transport, taking $30,000. Surprisingly their coup doesn't make the press. Curious Tony checks out their headquarters and finds out that their security standard is low beyond belief. Now a really big coup is prepared... Written by Tom Zoerner
Style: realistic, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, master criminal, crimes, gang, dishonesty, partners, law enforcement, buddies, forgery, criminal heroes, rivalry, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, perfect crime, gangsters, confined, crime, nothing goes right, disorder, prison, thief, kitchen, fbi ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s, 1930s, 1950s
Place: boston, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, suspenseful and humorous films with plots about crime, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, heist, crime gone awry and cons and scams mostly in Crime, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Brink's Job: Beyond the City Limits (2001), Dollars (1971), The Real McCoy (1993), How to Rob a Bank (2007), Blueprint for Robbery (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Beyond the City Limits (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three women outsmart unsavory men who try to cheat them out of their take in an almost-botched casino heist.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, betrayal, unlikely criminals, femme fatale, crime gone awry, partners, cons and scams, female bonding, casino, criminal heroes, friends, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 2K
Dollars (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A bank security expert plots with a call girl to rob the safety deposit boxes of three very different criminals from a high-tech bank in Hamburg.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, offbeat, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, prostitute, drug smuggling, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, unlikely criminals, chases and races, lovers on the run, cons and scams, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Real McCoy (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Karen McCoy is released from prison with nothing but the clothes on her back. Before being incarcerated Karen was the bank robber of her time, but now she wishes for nothing more than to settle down and start a new life. Unfortunately between a ...
Style: suspenseful, entertaining, twists and turns, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: betrayal, bank robbery, crimes, dishonesty, chase, hostage, rivalry, disorder, heist, vengeance, bank, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
How to Rob a Bank (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Caught in the middle of a bank robbery, a slacker and a bank employee become the ones who arbitrate the intense situation.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, on the run, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, chase, bank, betrayal, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Blueprint for Robbery (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A gang of career criminals plots the robbery of an armored car company's headquarters. Although the robbery itself goes off as planned, it's not long before the gang members are fighting among themselves over everybody's share of the ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: armored car, heist, master criminal, criminal heroes, crime, cons and scams, confined, investigation, rehabilitation, crime gone awry, crimes, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Hollywood Sign (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three washed-up actors must deliver the most convincing performances of their lives as part of a dangerous plot designed to finance their triumphant comeback.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: hollywood, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, crimes, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime, disorder, dishonesty, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.3
 203
Little Cigars (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gangster's former mistress hooks up with a troupe of circus midgets who, as a sideline, rob banks and casinos.
Style: realistic, rough, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: on the run, gangsters, criminal heroes, chases and races, criminal's revenge, love affair, desert, gang, crimes, unlikely criminals, crime, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
This Thing of Ours (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Using the Internet and global satellites, a group of gangsters pull off the biggest bank heist in the Mafia's history.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, master criminal, chases and races, bank, betrayal, cons and scams, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, partners, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jonny dreams of leaving his dead-end job as a courier. Through his childhood best friend, nephew of the notorious crime lord Ray Kreed, he wins his way into the toughest gang in North London. Hungry for action, Jonny sparks a feud between Ray's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, brutal, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, crimes, gangsters, criminal's revenge, rivalry, friendship, organized crime, gang war, dishonesty, criminal heroes, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Trinity: Good Guys and Bad Guys (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1978, $20 million was stolen from a Detroit bank. One of the robbers was caught, one was found dead, and the third disappeared. The money was never found. Seven years later, the robber who was caught was released from jail. He immediately went to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, gang, heist, law enforcement, disorder, crime, confined, gangsters, crime gone awry, kidnapping, crimes, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.5
 871
Swindle (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crimes, fall in love, dishonesty, master criminal, disorder, gang, law enforcement, partners, police corruption, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Biggest Bundle of Them All (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A kidnapped mobster (Vittorio De Sica) persuades his captors to help him rob platinum ingots from a train.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, heist, gangsters, train robbery, goofy hero, confined, chases and races, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals, cons and scams ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 2K
Graduation (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four best friends, about to graduate from high school, must find a way to raise money to help a family member in need. When one of them discovers her banker father having an affair, the foursome plots to rob his bank during graduation ceremonies. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friendship, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, heist, graduation, unlikely criminals, youth, high school life, partners, buddies, teenage life, high school ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.0
 68K
Bottle Rocket (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Upon his release from a mental hospital following a nervous breakdown, the directionless Anthony joins his friend Dignan, who seems far less sane than the former. Dignan has hatched a hair-brained scheme for an as-yet-unspecified crime spree that ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, theft, thief, crime, crimes, self discovery, disorder, nothing goes right, sibling relationship, cons and scams, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Master Touch (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A master thief, just out of prison, concocts a risky final score that would net him over a million dollars.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, master criminal, acrobat, chases and races, confined, disorder, dishonesty, partners, buddies, on the run, crime ...
Time: 70s
Place: hamburg germany, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.8
 5K
The Hot Rock (1972)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dortmunder and his pals plan to steal a huge diamond from a museum. But this turns out to be only the first time they have to steal it...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky, suspense ...
Plot: heist, crimes, crime, museum, perfect crime, buddies, dishonesty, cons and scams, criminal heroes, jewel thief, bank robbery, prison ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.5
 1K
Fuzz (1972)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Police in Boston search for a mad bomber trying to extort money from the city.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, heist, crimes, partners against crime, survival, blackmail, law enforcement, undercover, crime, partners, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two hoplessly out of their class con-men attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the l9th century. They gain the enmity of the most famous bank Robber in the world and the affection of a crusading newspaperwoman.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, bank robbery, buddies, partners, friends, bank, prison, friendship, crime gone awry, journalism, master criminal ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.3
 339
The Squeeze (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A retired safe cracker is recruited by a young conman to return to the "business" for a million dollar heist.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safecracker, heist, law enforcement, deadly, disorder, buddies, dishonesty, partners, vengeance, crime gone awry, intrigue, betrayal ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.4
 560
Plan B (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A bookkeeper who thinks she killed three mobsters is subsequently promoted by her boss to be a hitman. |
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, mistaken identity, gangsters, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, dishonesty, mafia, accidental killing, mob boss, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.9
 3K
Vinci (2004)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The sophisticated thief of art Robert "Cuma" Cuminski is released on probation from the local prison by the corrupt Doctor Wiaderny to organize the theft of the famous Leonardo Da Vinci painting "Lady with Ermine" for the dealer ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forgery, cons and scams, heist, art theft, criminal heroes, law enforcement, nothing goes right, crimes, once in a lifetime opportunity, partners, chases and races, heist gone wrong ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.3
 1K
Busting (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: LA cops Gould and Blake get in over their heads when they don't heed orders from above and go after a big crime boss.
Style: realistic, rough, humorous, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, master criminal, dishonesty, fighting crime, partners, law enforcement, buddies, drug dealing, friends, workplace intrigue, working undercover, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Stark Raving Mad (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A crook quietly plots his revenge against the boss who murdered his brother while working for him.
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bank robbery, heist, nightclub, bank, cons and scams, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, crimes, rivalry, disorder, vengeance, partners ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 3.4
 2K
Fool N Final (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A bunch of misfits and gangsters embarks on a journey to find a lost and stolen diamond.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Plot: heist, gang, cons and scams, criminal heroes, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, disorder, danger, chases and races, goofy hero, bollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eddie's friends are numerous, but the term friends is suspect. As a small time hood Eddie is about to go back to jail. In order to escape this fate he deals information on stolen guns to the feds. Simultaneously he is supplying arms to his bank ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, bleak, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: heist, gangsters, neo noir, snitch, informant, criminal's revenge, arms dealing, government agency, law enforcement, small time, tough heroes, crime gone awry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.8
 4K
Homegrown (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Three laborers on a Northern California marijuana plantation become increasingly paranoid when they learn that their boss has been murdered. They know enough to run, taking with them enough of the crop to pay them for services rendered. Hooking up ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, drug abuse, dishonesty, crimes, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, partners, buddies, disorder, murder, greed, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.7
 753
The Hard Easy (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two separate teams of jewel thieves, one low-rent and one upscale, both desperate, converge on the same score at the exact same time, and a simple job turns out very complicated and very bloody.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals, heist, crime gone awry, master criminal, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, stock broker, gambling, compulsive gambler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 5K
Thin Ice (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dishonest insurance salesman's life quickly disintegrates during a Wisconsin winter when he teams up with a psychopath to steal a rare violin at the home of a reclusive farmer.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, cons and scams, manipulations, dishonesty, disorder, manipulation, salesman, small town, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.4
 20K
Setup (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of friends plan out a detailed heist that turns deadly when one betrays the other by taking off with the goods. Taking matters into his own hands, Sonny seeks out his revenge teaming up with the most dangerous mob boss in town to get back ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, danger, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, dishonesty, betrayal, crime, prisoner, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Machine Gun McCain (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After serving 12 years behind bars for armed robbery, tough guy Hank McCain finds himself the pawn of a ruthless mob runt's rebellion against a high level don. When McCain discovers that he's been betrayed and abandoned by his new ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, on the run, gang, crime gone awry, politics, prison, crimes, betrayal, rivalry, gambling, heist, love affair ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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