Movies like The Brink's Job

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The Brink's Job
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: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, buddies, criminal's revenge, crime, gang, gangsters, crime gone awry, master criminal, forgery, cons and scams, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, confined, law enforcement, partners, rivalry, disorder, lock pick, perfect crime, counting, kleptomaniac, financier ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: boston, usa
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The Sting
Comedy, Crime, Drama
USA
129 min.
 8.3
The Friends of Eddie Coyle
Crime, Drama
USA
102 min.
 7.5
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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, crime gone awry, dishonesty, criminal heroes, heist and cons and scams mostly in Crime, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Brink's Job: Dollars (1971), Busting (1974), The Biggest Bundle of Them All (1968), Little Cigars (1973), Blueprint for Robbery (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dollars
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, semi serious, realistic, cynical, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, bank, fugitives, hostages, master criminal, chase, drug smuggling, crime gone awry, drug dealing ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: germany, europe, copenhagen denmark, hamburg germany
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Busting
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, gangsters, master criminal, partners against crime, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, fighting crime, police investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
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    User:   73%
 
The Biggest Bundle of Them All
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, gang, gangsters, hostages, master criminal, train robbery, unlikely criminals, betrayal, heist ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   91%
 
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Little Cigars
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: hollywood, gang, on the run, desert, crime, heist, crimes, dishonesty, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, gangsters, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 70s
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Blueprint for Robbery
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, gang, master criminal, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, heist, cons and scams, death row, crimes, dishonesty, gangsters ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
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Bottle Rocket
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: talky, humorous, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, heist, robbery, buddies, unlikely criminals, theft, unlikely friendships, friendship, crime gone awry, love, deadpan, dialogue driven ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
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Grand Slam
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, cynical, clever ...
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Plot: crime, buddies, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, gang, master criminal, chase, betrayal, store, heist, ocean or sea, crime gone awry ...
Time: 60s
Place: brazil, europe, italy, new york, rio de janeiro ...
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    User:   66%
 
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The Squeeze
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, crime, safecracker, heist, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, buddies, criminal's revenge, gang, golden years ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   59%
 
Beyond the City Limits
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: crime, buddies, criminal's revenge, femme fatale, betrayal, master criminal, heist, crime gone awry, cons and scams, police corruption, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   60%
 
The Master Touch
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: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, buddies, adventure, criminal's revenge, master criminal, crime, betrayal, crime gone awry, heist, on the run, cons and scams, frame up ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   60%
 
Trinity: Good Guys and Bad Guys
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, crime, hostages, crime gone awry, kidnapping, missing person, friends, police, confined, crimes, law enforcement, gang ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   65%
 
How to Rob a Bank
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, criminal heroes, crime, nothing goes right, buddies, criminal's revenge, hostages, master criminal, betrayal, chase, heist, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   62%
 
The Friends of Eddie Coyle
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: neo noir, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, arms dealing, heist, down on your luck, life is a bitch, fbi, snitch, hockey ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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Going in Style
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, realistic, humorous, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, robbery, buddies, loneliness, mentor, art, crime, golden years, depression, runaway, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: las vegas, usa
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System:   50%
    User:   50%
 
Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round
Genre: Crime, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A sophisticated con man mounts an intricate plan to rob an airport bank while the Soviet premier is due to arrive.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: airport, criminal heroes, crime, cons and scams, heist, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, robbery, nothing goes right, fugitives, crime gone awry ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, denver colorado, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   47%
 
Harry and Walter Go to New York
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, buddies, prison, crime, master criminal, misfit partners, bank, odd couple, crime gone awry, cons and scams, criminal heroes, nothing goes right ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   48%
 
Disorganized Crime
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lou Diamond Phillips and Fred Gwynne team up with a gang of professional criminals who have everything it takes to rob a bank. The only things they do have going for them are a cop and his partner, who are dumber than they are! By the time the gang ...
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, light, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, crime, small town, heist, chase, bank robbery, crime gone awry, comedy of errors, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, weapons, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, montana, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   41%
 
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: With the help of an irreverent young sidekick, a bank robber gets his old gang back together to organise a daring new heist.
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, crime, friendship, chase, treasure hunt, heist, car chase, gunfight, violence, on the road, bank robbery, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   39%
 
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The Silent Partner
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Miles Cullen is a bored teller at a bank in a Toronto mall who accidentally learns that his place of business is about to be robbed. Instead of informing his bosses or contacting the police, Miles cleverly devises a way of keeping the cash.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, criminal heroes, crime, police investigation, criminal's revenge, gang, gangsters, hostages, santa claus, master criminal, crime gone awry, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
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Mad Dog Time
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: With his boss in the madhouse, a mobster is temporary boss of the criminal empire just as vicious rivals threaten the control of the empire.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, betrayal, mental illness, hitman, gangster, buddies, mafia, brutality, organized crime, violence, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
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The Sting
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s this intricate caper deals with an ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con man who seek revenge on a vicious crime lord who murdered one of their gang.
Style: clever, witty, atmospheric, surprise ending, semi serious ...
Plot: crime, gambling, mentor, organized crime, corruption, heist, gangster, murder, revenge, poker, chase, con men ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   47%
 
The Wrong Arm of the Law
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The crooks in London know how it works. No one carries guns and no one resists the police. Then a new gang appears that go one better. They dress as police and steal from the crooks. This upset's the natural order of the police/criminal ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, police investigation, crime, criminal's revenge, gang, gangsters, hidden identity, impostor, police, robbery, master criminal, crime gone awry ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   49%
 
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Graduation
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, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bank, crime, buddies, high school, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, heist, friendship, criminal heroes, crimes, youth, friends ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   36%
 
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Fuzz
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, police corruption, urban, crime, working undercover, police investigation, crimes, blackmail, deadly, law enforcement, partners, undercover ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   43%
 
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Harlem Nights
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: "Sugar" Ray is the owner of an illegal casino, who contend with the pressures of vicious gangster and corrupt policemen who want to see him go out of business. In the world of organized crime and police corruption in the 1920s, any ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, corruption, organized crime, gangster, buddies, rivalry, friends, violence, mob, gang, foul language ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1920s, 80s
Place: new york, harlem, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   41%
 
The Real McCoy
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, semi serious, realistic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, heist, crime, prison, betrayal, kidnapping, gangsters, chase, crime gone awry, vengeance, criminal heroes, bank ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, london, new jersey, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   100%
 
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Homegrown
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, semi serious, humorous, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug abuse, marijuana, drugs, weed, buddies, murder, drug dealing, gunfight, twists & turns, countryside, criminal heroes, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
The Curse of Inferno
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: unlikely criminals, bank, crime gone awry, crime, cons and scams, beach, heist, crimes, love and romance, disorder, babies and infants, wooing ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   39%
 

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Montana
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A seasoned enforcer is given the seemingly routine task of finding the Boss's runaway mistress, Kitty. However Kitty is involved in plans to overthrow the Boss and this routine task gets very complicated.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, police investigation, crime, criminal's revenge, fugitives, gangsters, on the run, chase, cancer, murder, boss, hitman ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   29%
 
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Swindle
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, bank, gang, crime, master criminal, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, betrayal, heist, bank robbery, crime gone awry, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   39%
 
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