Movies like The Brothers Bloom

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The Brothers Bloom (2008)
 6.7
 51K
The Brothers Bloom (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job – showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a romantic adventure that takes them around the world.
Style: witty, realistic, semi serious, clever, stylized, suspense, light, inspirational, surprise ending, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, adventure, con artists, twists and turns, crime gone awry, heist, fall in love, crimes, family relations, escapades, partners, dishonesty, love and romance, adventurer, disorder, one last job, going straight, partners in crime, brother brother relationship, magic realism, brothers, love, caper, gunfight, cheating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, greece, st. petersburg russia, berlin germany, tokyo, montenegro, prague ...

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Most similar movies to The Brothers Bloom

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out clever, realistic, humorous and semi serious films with plots about storytelling, dialogue, mentor, life philosophy, catastrophe, twists and turns and redemption mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like The Brothers Bloom: The Darjeeling Limited (2007), Focus (2015), Bottle Rocket (1996), Bandits (2001), Matchstick Men (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Darjeeling Limited (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three American brothers who have not spoken to each other in a year set off on a train voyage across India with a plan to find themselves and bond with each other -- to become brothers again like they used to be. Their "spiritual quest", ...
Style: road movie, touching, emotional, talky, humorous ...
Plot: train, dysfunctional family, introspection, journey, suicide attempt, reconciliation, travel, complex characters, eccentricity, train travel, grief, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, himalaya, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 249K
Focus (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nicky, a veteran con artist, takes a novice named Jess under his wing. While Nicky teaches Jess the tricks of the trade, the pair become romantically involved; but, when Jess gets uncomfortably close, Nicky ends their relationship. Three years ...
Style: exciting, suspense, romantic, surprise ending, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: heist, cons and scams, con artists, twists and turns, partners, mind game, fall in love, interracial love, femme fatale, crimes, manipulation, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, argentina, new orleans, buenos aires argentina, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 78K
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, funny, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, theft, thief, sibling relationship, self discovery, disorder, nothing goes right, cons and scams, partners in crime, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 69K
Bandits (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two bank robbers fall in love with the girl they've kidnapped.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: heist, robbery, romance, friendship, love triangle, twists and turns, crimes, on the run, bored housewife, hostage, prison, reward ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, oregon, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 132K
Matchstick Men (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A phobic con artist and his protege are on the verge of pulling off a lucrative swindle when the con artist's teenage daughter arrives unexpectedly.
Style: suspense, psychological, twist ending, intellectual, feel good ...
Plot: con artists, cons and scams, twists and turns, mental illness, heist, con men, crimes, life philosophy, slick, father daughter relationship, obsession, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 109K
The Mexican (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Jerry Welbach, a reluctant bagman, has been given two ultimatums: The first is from his mob boss to travel to Mexico and retrieve a priceless antique pistol, known as "the Mexican"... or suffer the consequences. The second is from his ...
Style: humorous, intense, light, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, road trip, hitman, twists and turns, on the road, crimes, nothing goes right, one last job, romance, fish out of water, escapades, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, las vegas, los angeles, nevada, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.8
 2K
I Went Down (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Fresh out of prison, Git rescues a former best friend (now living with Git's girlfriend) from a beating at the hands of loan sharks. He's now in trouble with the mob boss, Tom French, who sends Git to Cork with another debtor, Bunny Kelly, ...
Style: sexy, stylized, bad ending, affectionate, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gangsters, mafia, friendship, hostage, crimes, bdsm, bully, car, nudity (full frontal - brief), prison, hotel, irish ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wes Anderson’s incisive quirky comedy build up stars complex characters like in ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’ with Bill Murray on in the leading role. An ocean adventure documentary film maker Zissou is put in all imaginable life situations and a ...
Style: witty, humorous, stylized, surreal, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: ocean, revenge, expedition, submarine, eccentricity, rivalry, adventure, vengeance, sea, dysfunctional family, marijuana, magic realism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Things Change (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jerry, a misfit Mafia henchman, is assigned the low-level job of keeping an eye on Gino, a shoe repairman fingered by the Mob to confess to a murder he didn't commit. But Gino's mistaken for a Mafia boss, and the two are suddenly ...
Style: clever, cerebral, stylized, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gangsters, hitman, friendship, murder, casino, mafia, betrayal, catastrophe, adventure, childhood, greed, gunfight ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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, surprise ending, tricky, psychological, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twists and turns, forgery, crimes, cons and scams, manipulation, con artists, heist, plot twist, justice, crime gone awry, partners, petty criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Mad Dog and Glory (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Wayne Dobie is a shy cop whose low-key demeanor has earned him the affectionate nickname "Mad Dog." After Mad Dog saves the life of Frank Milo, a crime boss and aspiring stand-up comedian, he's offered the company of an attractive ...
Style: neo noir, clever, humorous, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gangsters, crimes, mafia, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, organized crime, friendship, sarcasm, moral ambiguity, robbery, catastrophe, character study ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
After the Sunset (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two master thieves (Brosnan and Hayek) are finally retiring after one last succesful mission. Residing in their own tropical paradise, their old nemesis, FBI Agent Stan P. Lloyd shows up to make sure they really are retired. Docked in the port is an ...
Style: humorous, sexy, feel good, exciting, light ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: heist, one last job, island, crimes, master thief, cons and scams, fbi, chase, relationships, diamond, partners in crime, robbery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean, bahamas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Now You See Me 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Hong Kong
Duration: 129 min.
Story: One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.
Style: entertaining, suspense, surprise ending, exciting, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, con artists, illusionist, magic, con men, manipulation, runaway, technology, chase, twists and turns, magician, hypnotist ...
Time: 2010s, year 1984, 80s
Place: london, las vegas, macau, tower bridge london, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 2K
Traveller (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young man, Pat, visits the clan of gypsy-like grifters (Irish Travellers) in rural North Carolina from whom he is descended. He is at first rejected, but cousin Bokky takes him on as an apprentice. Pat learns the game while Bokky falls in love and ...
Style: neo noir, road movie, thought provoking, enigmatic, intense ...
Plot: con artists, counterfeit money, home invasion, trailer home, death of grandmother, drifter, grandmother grandson relationship, funeral, female bartender, single mother, mentor protege relationship, widower ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Intolerable Cruelty (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A revenge-seeking gold digger marries a womanizing Beverly Hills lawyer with the intention of making a killing in the divorce.
Style: romantic, sexy, witty, funny, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: lawyer, battle of the sexes, infidelity, opposites attract, unlikely couple, love at first sight, satire, manipulation, screwball, romance, caper, divorce ...
Time: 1930s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 36K
Hit and Run (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Former getaway driver Charlie Bronson jeopardizes his Witness Protection Plan identity in order to help his girlfriend get to Los Angeles. The feds and Charlie's former gang chase them on the road.
Style: humorous, intense, road movie, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, runaway, twists and turns, beautiful scenery, witness protection, gang war, crimes, love and romance, nothing goes right, romance, chase, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, california, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 38K
Heist (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Joe Moore has a job he loves. He's a thief. His job goes sour when he gets caught on security camera tape. His fence, Bergman reneges on the money he's owed, and his wife may be betraying him with the fence's young lieutenant. Moore ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending, tricky, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, blackmail, crimes, robbery, gunfight, gold, twists and turns, cons and scams, mastermind, organized crime, deception ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Shape of Things (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Quiet, unassuming Adam is changing in a major way, thanks to his new girlfriend, art student Evelyn. Adam's friends are a little freaked by the transformation.
Style: psychological, witty, stylized, cynical, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: art, manipulation, college, friendship, betrayal, power of love, fall in love, lifestyle, dark humor, couple relations, destructive relationship, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Rumor Has It... (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sarah Huttinger's return home with her fiance convinces her that the sedate, proper, country-club lifestyle of her family isn't for her – and that maybe the Huttinger family isn't even hers – as she uncovers secrets that suggest ...
Style: humorous, romantic, light, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: love affair, wedding, romance, dysfunctional family, love story, infidelity, love and romance, life is a bitch, young lovers, youth, uncover truth, relationships ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 60s, year 1997
Place: california, san francisco, new jersey, usa, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.2
 55K
Heartbreakers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Max and Page are a brilliant mother/daughter con team who have their grift down to a fine science. Max targets wealthy, willing men and marries them. Page then seduces them, and Max catches her husband in the act. Then it's off to palimony city ...
Style: funny, light, romantic, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: con artists, female criminal, women, love story, fall in love, cheating, caper, farce, mother daughter relationship, marriage, dishonesty, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, new jersey, florida, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Object of Beauty (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A valuable piece of art is stolen from a couple.
Style: talky, stylized, clever, sexy, thought provoking ...
Plot: art, loneliness, writers, vengeance, transformation, existentialism, family, catastrophe, eccentricity, brutality, destiny, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Feeling Minnesota (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam Clayton's (Vincent D'Onofrio) marriage to ex-stripper Freddie (Cameron Diaz) comes about when she's strong-armed into the match by Red (Delroy Lindo), a club proprietor who once did her a favor. But Freddie falls in love with ...
Style: talky, clever, sexy, visually appealing, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, murder, corruption, wedding, romance, gangsters, love triangle, fight, disaster, twists and turns, stripper, gratuitous violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, minnesota, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Man Who Copied (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 124 min.
Story: André, 19, lives in Porto Alegre, Brazil, and works as a photocopier operator. He likes to see his neighbor Sílvia with a pair of binoculars. She works selling clothes. Becoming attracted to her, he tries to get nearer, and goes to her shop to buy ...
Style: light, sexy, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: love and romance, voyeurism, adventure, society, neighbor, shyness, cons and scams, poverty, sex, stalking, moral ambiguity, dreams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, spain, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 64K
Irrational Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On a small town college campus, a philosophy professor in existential crisis gives his life new purpose when he enters into a relationship with his student.
Style: philosophical, suspense, unusual plot structure, talky, psychological ...
Plot: professor, murder, philosophy, russian roulette, plot twist, depression, college, teachers and students, loneliness, unlikely friendships, character study, psychology ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.6
 7K
Dummy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An ex-office worker becomes a ventriloquist, leading to a date with his unemployment counselor; but his quirky family and a gauche female friend may thwart his new career and love life.
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, witty, affectionate ...
Audience: date night
Plot: dark humor, ventriloquist, fall in love, eccentricity, unemployment, lifestyle, parents and children, siblings relations, looking for love, suburbs, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Definitely, Maybe (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Will decides to tell his daughter the story of how he met her mother, he discovers that a second look at the past might also give him a second chance at the future.
Style: romantic, sentimental, sweet, feel good, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: father daughter relationship, male female friendship, single father, fall in love, best friends in love, true love, divorce, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, daughter, relationships, romance ...
Time: 90s, year 1994, year 1992, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: new york, new jersey, manhattan new york city, new york state, wisconsin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Small Time Crooks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, melancholic, stylized ...
Plot: heist, love and romance, corruption, unlikely criminals, crimes, disorder, overnight success, cons and scams, couple relations, bank robbery, caper, art ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Your Sister's Sister (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family's island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack's drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris' sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days.
Style: sincere, emotional, sexy, witty, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: relationships, lesbian, love triangle, romance, love affair, life philosophy, twists and turns, love, sex, sister sister relationship, friendship, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington state, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Where the Money Is (2000)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry Manning (Paul Newman) has come up with a new way to break out of prison: fake a stroke and get transferred to a nursing home. It's a perfect plan, except for one thing: the woman assigned to take care of him at the nursing home, Carol Ann ...
Style: humorous, clever, light, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: robbery, crimes, bank robbery, chase, retirement home, aging, elderly, cons and scams, criminal heroes, golden years, dishonesty, nursing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, oregon, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Nothing to Lose (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Advertising executive Nick Beame learns that his wife is sleeping with his employer. In a state of despair, he encounters a bumbling thief whose attempted carjacking goes awry when Nick takes him on an involuntary joyride. Soon the betrayed ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, entertaining, buddy comedy ...
Plot: revenge, friendship, on the road, robbery, husband wife relationship, desert, farce, mistaken identity, culture clash, security guard, criminal, reckless driving ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arizona, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%