Movies like The Brink's Job

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The Brink's Job (1978)
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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, crimes, gang, dishonesty, partners, master criminal, 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, 1950s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: boston, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and suspenseful 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: Dollars (1971), The Real McCoy (1993), How to Rob a Bank (2007), Little Cigars (1973), Beyond the City Limits (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: offbeat, realistic, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, prostitute, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals, crime, rivalry, chase, drug dealing, crime gone awry, partners, law enforcement, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: germany, europe, hamburg germany, copenhagen denmark
⇓ 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, suspense, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: bank robbery, betrayal, crimes, dishonesty, chase, rivalry, disorder, heist, vengeance, bank, kidnapping, crime ...
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, on the run, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, chase, bank, betrayal, master criminal, law enforcement, partners, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 5.3
 195
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, suspenseful, offbeat, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: on the run, chases and races, love and romance, cons and scams, crime, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals, gangsters, crimes, love affair, physical appearance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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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: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, heist, friends, femme fatale, criminal heroes, crimes, cons and scams, unlikely criminals, criminal's revenge, crime, rivalry, vampire ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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: heist, armored car, deadly, master criminal, alcohol abuse, cons and scams, crimes, chaos and mayhem, gangsters, disorder, death row, dishonesty ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, brutal, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, gangsters, criminal's revenge, rivalry, friendship, organized crime, gang war, criminal heroes, dishonesty, ambition, heist ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, criminal heroes, friendship, heist, unlikely criminals, youth, high school life, partners, buddies, high school, crimes, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, heist, train robbery, goofy hero, cons and scams, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, nothing goes right, confined, betrayal ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, rivalry, friends, on the run, betrayal, crime gone awry, frame up, adventure, car chase, chase ...
Time: 70s
Place: hamburg germany, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
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: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, friends, friendship, journalism, master criminal, dishonesty, disorder, buddies, partners, crime gone awry, odd couple ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.3
 323
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, golden years, master and servant, crime, cons and scams, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, intrigue, rivalry, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.5
 843
Swindle (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, suspense, captivating, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, fall in love, crimes, disorder, master criminal, dishonesty, gang, law enforcement, partners, rivalry, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.2
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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, semi serious, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, police corruption, friends, addiction, prostitute, police investigation, police detective, gangsters, fighting crime, law enforcement, undercover, amateur detective ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.4
 548
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, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, mistaken identity, criminal heroes, gangsters, cons and scams, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, mafia, accidental killing, mob boss, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
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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, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, heist, crimes, partners against crime, survival, blackmail, undercover, crime, law enforcement, buddies, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, drug abuse, dishonesty, crimes, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, disorder, buddies, partners, murder, greed, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: realistic, atmospheric, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: snitch, heist, neo noir, criminal heroes, hockey, crime gone awry, rivalry, government agency, law enforcement, tough heroes, small time, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, crime, cons and scams, chases and races, crimes, criminal heroes, computers and web, crime gone awry, satellite, rivalry, bank ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.3
 356
Framed (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A painter is accused of art-forging. He thinks his girlfriend betrayed him, so it's time for revenge.
Style: realistic, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Plot: frame up, crimes, unlikely partners, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals, forgery, rivalry, cons and scams, crime, disorder, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, danger, gangsters, chases and races, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crime gone awry, betrayal, crime, prisoner, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, nightclub, heist, bank, cons and scams, criminal heroes, crimes, nothing goes right, rivalry, disorder, vengeance, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.4
 10K
Criminal (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Needing a new partner capable of intricate cons, Richard Gaddis, recruits Rodrigo, a crook with a perfect poker face. The two plan a big-time scam: selling a fake Silver Certificate to currency collector William Hannigan. Rodrigo distrusts his new ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forgery, crime, crime gone awry, partners, manipulations, criminal heroes, crimes, small time, cons and scams, petty criminal, dishonesty, perfect crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 7.0
 65K
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, talky, witty, clever, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, theft, thief, heist, motel, crime, friends, partners in crime, self discovery, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, crime, museum, perfect crime, buddies, dishonesty, criminal heroes, cons and scams, jewel thief, bank robbery, prison, faked death ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Going in Style (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three senior citizens in their 70s who live together are slowly decaying in endless days with nothing to do but feed the birds. One of them comes up with an idea - rob a bank. They certainly could use the money if they get away with it and if they ...
Style: touching, clever, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, friendship, elderly, senior citizen, disorder, dishonesty, buddies, partners, friends, golden years, crime, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 933
Grand Slam (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Professor James Anders is a seemingly mild-mannered teacher, an American working in Rio De Janeiro. Anders, bored with years of teaching, decides to put together a team to pull off a diamond heist during the Rio Carnival. Four international experts ...
Style: cynical, stylized, realistic, clever, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, chase, crimes, disorder, crime gone awry, gang, frame up, prostitute, betrayal, chases and races, crime ...
Time: 60s
Place: brazil, italy, usa, europe, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Curse of Inferno (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A rather dull minded bank robber suddenly suffers from a change of heart and decides to give the money back. However, he then learns that getting the money back into the bank is much more difficult than taking it out.
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: criminal heroes, crime gone awry, bank, couples, partners, curses spells and rituals, crimes, cons and scams, love and romance, fall in love, unlikely criminals, babies and infants ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Madigan's Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, heist, cons and scams, crime, goofy hero, crime gone awry, chase, dishonesty, partners, track down, money, tough heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 2K
Jailbirds (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ein Förderprogramm bringt die beiden Kanckis Gerd und Steinbock in die Obhut von Frauen. Dort sollen sie beweisen, dass sie in der Lage sind sich in die Gesellschaft zu integrieren. Nun bringt Gerd dummerweise einen Barbesitzer um. Damit hat der ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: prison, going straight, partners, crime, odd couple, romance, cons and scams, fugitives, criminal heroes, confined, disorder, heist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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