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The Counterfeiters of Paris (1961)
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The Counterfeiters of Paris (1961)
Original name: Le Cave se rebiffe
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rich, old counterfeiter is lured out of retirement.
Style: surprise ending, slang
Plot: forgery, counterfeiter, horse, gangsters, brothel, horse race, counterfeit money, one last job, brothel madam, bank note, seine river, gangster, printing press, paper
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, gangsters, crime, disorder, criminal heroes, dishonesty and gangster mostly in Comedy, Crime and Family genres. Some movies like The Counterfeiters of Paris: Monsieur Gangster (1963), Let's Not Get Angry (1966), Any Number Can Win (1963), Kisses Till Monday (1974), Pasha (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Don't Take God's Children for Wild Geese (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rita is a girl that lives on taking gangsters as lovers. But when the money stops coming, she swears revenge.
Style: realistic, clever, semi serious, witty, cynical ...
Plot: gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty, heist, crimes, cons and scams, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, crime, rivalry, gang, satire ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: montmartre paris, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Monsieur Gangster (1963)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aging gangster, Fernand Naudin is hoping for a quiet retirement when he suddenly inherits a fortune from an old friend, a former gangster supremo known as the Mexican. If he is ambivalent about his new found wealth, Fernand is positively ...
Style: suspense, semi serious, clever, biting, realistic ...
Plot: gambling, hitman, gangsters, disorder, dishonesty, rivalry, friendship, murder, ambition, escape, love triangle, mistaken identity ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: mexico, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Let's Not Get Angry (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One-time gangster Antoine is enjoying retirement on the coast, now managing a boating club. He receives a visit from a former accomplice who asks for a loan. The money will be repaid by a crook who is now in hiding; Antoine intends to recover his ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: gangsters, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, gang, murder, shower, parody, horse, friendship, explosion, gangster ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, french riviera, riviera, southern france, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Any Number Can Win (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Charles, a sixty-something career criminal, fresh out of jail, rejects his wife's plan for a quiet life of bourgeois respectability. He enlists a former cell mate, Francis, to assist him in pulling off one final score, a carefully planned ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, clever, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, crime gone awry, one last job, storage unit, heist, thief, crime, confined, criminal heroes, gangsters, cons and scams, tough heroes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, french riviera, cote d'azur, cannes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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She Does Not Drink, Smoke or Flirt But... She Talks (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Housemaid Georgette (Girardot) loves to gossip and this causes major trouble to people around her.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, sexual obsession, bridge, blackmail, fireplace, black pantyhose, pervert, gossip, walking, priest ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Kisses Till Monday (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three thieves, Henri-Pierre, Bob and Dimitri decide to take on Frankie Strong, a wealthy businessman.
Plot: man slaps a woman, gay stereotype, cuckold, break in, woman wearing a wig, record producer, man slaps a man, slapping, empty gun, caught having sex, old friend, country house ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Legend of Al, John and Jack (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York 1959. I tre gangster Al, John e Jack hanno il compito di uccidere Frankie per conto del boss. Sbagliano bersaglio e il boss da a loro un'altra possibilità: tenere d'occhio una persona a lui cara. Ma la fortuna non è dalla loro ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: gangsters, gangster, mafia, electrocution, amnesia, drive in, accidental shooting
Time: 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Pasha (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Six months before his retirement from the criminal police, inspector Joss finds his colleague Gouvion dead, in a poorly faked suicide attempt. Joss loses his temper, and investigates on his own, which leads him through the bas-fond of Paris...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, microfilm
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, loss of partner, deadly, rivalry, dishonesty, law enforcement, tough heroes, police detective, investigation, graphic violence, cons and scams, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Blank Check (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bullied by his siblings and nagged by his parents, 11-year-old Preston is fed up with his family -- especially their frugality. But he gets his chance to teach them a lesson when a money-laundering criminal nearly bulldozes Preston with his car and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: gangsters, forgery, bank, family relations, destiny, family, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, goofy hero, siblings relations, disorder ...
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Gentlemen in White Vests (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crime comedy directed by Wolfgang Staudte.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Plot: gangsters, heist, car chase, rivalry, gang, intrigue, forgery, crime, criminal heroes, lovers on the run, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: germany, west berlin west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Idiot in Paris (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Goubi, the simpleton of his village in the French Department Allier, has but one wish: to see Paris. One day, the truckers Grafouillère deposit a drunk Goubi in the biggest market of Paris (the "Halles"). The poor man is completely lost, ...
Style: sexy, sexual, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: prostitute, village, social relations, village life, merchant, frenchman, drunken man, village idiot
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Cry of the Cormoran (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Alfred Mullanet, an unlucky player who lives on his wife's income, becomes in a few moments the object of interest of two thugs, Kruger and Mister K.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, unemployment, kidnapping, forgery, gambling, on the run, farce, gang, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: turkey, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Never a Dull Moment (1968)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When practicing for a role, actor Jack is mistaken for the killer Ace. He doesn't realize this until it's too late and is carried off to gangster boss Leo Smooth, who wants Ace to do a job for him. Fearing for his life, Jack plays his ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, heist, hitman, silly humor, comedy of errors, gang, murder, cons and scams, chaos and mayhem, chase, rivalry, showbiz ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 60s
Place: new york, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Christmas in Wonderland (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three kids and their Dad move from L.A to Edmonton. When they go shopping at West Edmonton Mall they find counterfeit cash. They inadvertently help catch the crooks, and later make a discovery about Santa
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, siblings relations, family, forgery, family life, save the day, disorder, mischievous children, crimes, adventure, cons and scams, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
How to Keep the Red Lamp Burning (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film consists of three novels. The film begins with the fact that the Bernard Blier hero removes a lantern from the entrance to a brothel. The second part is about how the lantern and jewelery were stolen from a young baroness. And in the third ...
Style: slang, anthology
Plot: breakfast in bed, burglar, rags to riches, ex prostitute, prostitute, judge, flashlight, reputation, heist gone wrong, bedridden, brothel madam, pimp ...
Time: year 1946, 1940s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dandelions by the Roots (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jockey Jack has a bill open with a gangster just released from jail. He somehow manages to parry the gangster's knife attack backstage at a theatre and the latter ends up dead being put into a double bass case. A day later the gangster ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), skeleton, corpse, ex convict, forger, knife attack, bet, horse race, human skeleton, actor, bible quote, theater ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: montmartre paris, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Big Scare (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two police inspectors Triquet and Vergus launch their investigations to arrest a dangerous escaped forger named Mickey Le Bénedictin.
Plot: guillotine, gallows, police inspector, surrealism, binoculars, forgery, bald man, fingerprints, chemist, black gloved killer, murder of wife, beast ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Tender Scoundrel (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jean-Paul Belmondo is a lovable lothario who delights in his womanizing ways in this ribald comedy adventure. When two women can't get enough of him, he is chased to Tahiti and back to Paris by admiring females. His experiences are exhausting ...
Plot: skiing, man slaps a woman, shallowness, womanizer, compulsive liar, fired from a job, fired from the job, lie, swimming pool, cruise, liar, yacht ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: tahiti, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Sicilian Clan (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Roger Santet is a convicted murderer sprung from prison by the Sicilian clan headed by the aging Vittorio Manalese. They conspire to steal a large cache of jewels from an exhibit in Rome. As they are preparing for the heist, the mobster's ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, heist, gangsters, one last job, jewel theft, toy airplane, airplane, rivalry, police detective, crimes, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: venice, rome italy, italy, manhattan new york city, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Little Virtuous (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ferdinand, a young photographer, meets Claire, a supposed cover girl, in a cafe. Although he is instantly attracted towards her, Ferdinand soon learns that she is a professional thief, working for a thug named Brady.
Plot: police, love triangle, love interest, jailed, photographer, husband wife relationship, female thief, abusive husband, swashbuckler
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Treehouse Hostage (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Timmy Taylor and his two friends, Stevie and Buddy capture escaped convict Carl Banks (Jim Varney) and hold him hostage in their treehouse over the weekend so that Timmy can use Carl as his current event project at school on Monday. The boys then ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: school, forgery, treehouse, captivity, buddies, partners, family life, escape, hostage, gangsters, adventure, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Monnaie de singe (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Fulbert is a sidewalk artist who is duped into working for a counterfeiter. He accompanies a woman posing as a grieving widow on a trip to Spain in a hearse. Unaware she is the mistress of a notorious gangster, Fulbert is chased by thugs.
Plot: uniform, telephone call, whistling, painter, little girl, painting, money, chauffeur, restaurant, party, typing, invitation ...
Place: madrid, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Maigret Sees Red (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gangsters from the United States try to kill a key government witness whose testimony could help land an influential mobster in jail. It's up to detective Maigret to deal with the FBI and a series of underworld figures to save the life of the ...
Style: suspense
Plot: kidnapping, photograph, gangster, binoculars, hotel, witness, questioning, wiretap, hotel room, organized crime, american, bicycle ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Silver Bears (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Financial wizard "Doc" Fletcher (Michael Caine) is sent by crime boss Joe Fiore (Martin Balsam) to buy a bank in Switzerland in order to more easily launder their profits. When he arrives, Fletcher finds that the bank, acquired by his ...
Style: realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous
Plot: bank, nothing goes right, cons and scams, crime, unlikely criminals, crimes, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime gone awry, femme fatale, infidelity, forgery ...
Time: 70s
Place: switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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 ⇓
31%
Little Nicholas (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nicolas has a happy existence, parents who love him, a great group of friends with whom he has great fun, and all he wants is that nothing changes. However, one day, he overhears a conversation that leads him to believe that his life might change ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family relations, mischievous children, plan gone awry, friendship, family life, parents and children, little boy, disorder, youth, gangsters, gangster, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Flic Story (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Campana, a commissar at the drugs bureau of Paris police gets an undercover job in Nice to catch an Italian-French mafia boss. As he slips into the identity of a gangster's brother, who was already killed, he has to play the role of a loving ...
Style: realistic, cynical, humorous, witty, not serious
Plot: gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), fish out of water, disorder, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, working undercover, crime, crimes, nothing goes right, drug dealing, undercover ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Olsen Gang's Big Score (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After his usual stay behind bars, Egon has another cunning plan involving millions. They rob over 4 million from a money transport. The gang keeps a low profile and hide the money. But it's stolen by "Kongen" and "Knægten", ...
Plot: airport, fur, strip search, horse race, football, soccer match, department store, dancing, switchblade, female nudity, robbery, hotel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Dangerous Davies (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When D. C. Dangerous Davies, not held in high regard by his superiors, is assigned to find a notorious criminal kingpin, he uncovers the details of 15 year old cold case.
Style: detective series
Plot: police, fortune teller, rape, murder, police brutality, trailer, cold case, mobile home, police detective, sex shop, ambassador, canal
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Plot: frame up, dishonesty, crimes, unlikely partners, performer's life, cons and scams, criminal's revenge, crime, unlikely criminals, partners, disorder, forgery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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