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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
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rich, old counterfeiter is lured out of retirement.
Style: surprise ending, slang
Plot: counterfeiter, horse, counterfeit money, forgery, one last job, seine river, gangster, printing press, brothel madam, bank note, paper
Time: 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 gangster, crimes, crime, gangsters, murder, female nudity and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like The Counterfeiters of Paris: Let's Not Get Angry (1966), Kisses Till Monday (1974), Monsieur Gangster (1963), Monnaie de singe (1966), Sorrel Flower (1967). 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: semi serious, clever, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: heist, rivalry, gang, betrayal, dishonesty, cons and scams, criminal's revenge, crime, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, hold up ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: montmartre paris, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: crime, crimes, criminal heroes, gangsters, breaking and entering, dead body in car trunk, golf, woman slaps man, friendship, horse, englishman, gun ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: french riviera, france, southern france, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: gangster, electrocution, mafia, accidental shooting, drive in, amnesia
Time: 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Kisses Till Monday (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Plot: weekend, starlet, bad singing, drunkenness, female nudity, empty gun, man slaps a man, gay stereotype, cuckold, caught having sex, modern art, credit card ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, realistic, semi serious
Plot: dishonesty, love and romance, crimes, cleaning lady, blood stain, parisian suburb, stealing money, gossip, walking, cabaret, talk show host, secret revealed ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Monsieur Gangster (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Action, Crime
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: clever, semi serious, witty, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: gambling, hitman, love and romance, crimes, take over, rise to the top, crime, friends, frame up, love triangle, custody, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, police detective, painting, whistling, telephone call, money, chauffeur, cigar smoking, map, painter, investigation, identity ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Sorrel Flower (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Catherine is left unmarried and pregnant when her mobster sweetheart is killed in this gangster comedy. With the help of another unmarried mother-to-be, Catherine goes looking for the stash of cash buried by her lover before his death. Soon other ...
Plot: female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian, gangster, nude sunbathing
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Mean Frank and Crazy Tony (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: There's trouble in Frankie Diomede's criminal empire in Genoa. A French gangster has moved into his territory, so he flies home to take care of business. He promptly has himself arrested so that he'll have the perfect alibi when the ...
Plot: police officer killed, police chase, gang war, police officer, female nudity, murder, gangster, killed in police car, police officer knocked unconscious, carabinieri, prison
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
That Tender Age (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Antoine and Marie decided to introduce their parents before the wedding. Summer vacation looks like a good time, so the Lartigue family prepares to host Malhouin family. But it turns out that the harsh Emil Malhouin is not too happy to get ...
Plot: fiance fiancee relationship, provence, baker, clock, real life father and son playing father and son, saleswoman, train, breakfast, garage, hotel receptionist, transistor radio, mosquito ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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
Plot: ex prostitute, courtroom, anthology, souvenir, pimp, judge, prostitute, rags to riches, heist gone wrong, breakfast in bed, reputation, brothel madam ...
Time: year 1946, 1940s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: clever, atmospheric, serious, stylized, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, crime gone awry, one last job, heist, thief, resort, partners, dishonesty, disorder, aging, tough heroes, prison ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, cannes, cote d'azur, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: lie, cello, rich woman, pacific island, high society, lack of money, skiing, liar, cruise, swimming pool, fired from a job, compulsive liar ...
Time: 1960s
Place: tahiti, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.8
 124
Old School (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A crazy movie, a kind of UFO, hectic comic book.
Plot: orphan, gang, gangster, afro, violence, television reporter, sideburns, friendship, friend, thief, orphanage, theft
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 1K
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, realistic, suspenseful, microfilm
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, cons and scams, tough heroes, rivalry, urban, crimes, tough law enforcer, investigation, police detective, vengeance, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 170
The Buddies (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Seven pals decide to take a few days'holidays to free up the time necessary to pull three enormous pranks. Their aim is to ridicule three established bodies: the army, the church and the administration. Quite arbitrarily, they set their hearts ...
Plot: practical joke, french army, toilet, group of friends, childhood friend, sermon, hedonism, cinema, seine river, small town, hallucination, catholic mass ...
Time: 1960s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Operation St. Peter's (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Small time crook Napoleone falls into an unlikely gang made up of a gangster, called The Baron, and his two cohorts, Agonia and The Captain, where Napoleone takes them to Rome where they shack up with a shady used car dealer caled Il Cajella to help ...
Plot: heist, prison, robbery, jail, handcuffs, church, theft, betrayal, gangster, chase, prison escape, car salesman ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rearview (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Looking back at life from another level. As the story of Rearview develops, Fresno's life unravels and we learn why he is stuck in the past. But the journey he is on is driving him down a path of demise and some of the people he is affiliated ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: depression, gangster, cockney accent, businessman
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Decadent Influence (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four young people, tired of working life, decide that they can earn money from crime than they can from work. The film follows their training at the first "crime school", as well as their work.
Plot: mute girl, gang, sign language, worker, deaf mute, alarm clock, ransom demand, mute, deaf, shot in the head, actress, rifle ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.2
 454
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: not serious, humorous, cynical, witty, realistic
Plot: law enforcement, disorder, crimes, working undercover, gangsters, nothing goes right, crime, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, undercover, fish out of water, nude woman murdered ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: french riviera, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, realistic, semi serious
Plot: lovers on the run, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, heist, intrigue, gang, disorder, dishonesty, car chase, rivalry, forgery ...
Time: 60s
Place: germany, west berlin west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: fight, waiter, gangster, cigarette smoking, hotel, murder, witness, bicycle, questioning, cash register, telephone call, beer ...
Time: 1950s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Little Virtuous (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
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: female thief, love triangle, husband wife relationship, photographer, love interest, abusive husband, police
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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: forger, horse race, bet, backstage, bible quote, knife attack, stabbed to death, hidden corpse, probation, ex convict, human skeleton, knife in back ...
Time: 1960s
Place: paris france, montmartre paris
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Who Killed Lady Winsley? (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Turkey, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Lady Winsley, the famous American novelist, is discovered dead on the remote Turkish island of Büyükada, the great detective Fergün is sent from Istanbul to solve the murder case. With the help of Azra, the beautiful local hotel tenant, he ...
Plot: sea, motel, journalist, murder, island, police inspector, police investigation, dead woman, flashlight, red dress, racism, bar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.9
 3K
Hit the Bank (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: October 1934. Poland. Famous bank robber Kwinto decided to quit his dangerous criminal job, but after his friend's death, he changed his mind and organized a burglary of famous and well protected bank which belonged to his former partner in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, one last job, heist, crime, cons and scams, polish, gangsters, crimes, chases and races, confined, vengeance, rivalry ...
Time: 30s, pre world war two, 1930s
Place: europe, poland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 937
Mr. Freedom (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pro-America superhero destroys France to prevent Communists from taking over.
Plot: fascism, manipulation, surrealism, anti communist, main character dies, hero kills a woman, freedom, dead woman, death of protagonist, ghetto, power, woman strangled to death ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, heist, one last job, airplane, toy airplane, crime, crimes, perfect crime, law enforcement, police detective, rivalry, gem ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: venice, italy, france, manhattan new york city, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Inspector Blunder (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A detective, fresh out of the academy (lowest mark in class), gets the assignment to bodyguard a spoiled rich girl reporter. She's been interviewed on TV and has questioned the virility of a mobster who kidnaps her later.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: rescue, kidnapping, confined, gangsters, crimes, journalism, disorder, dishonesty, law enforcement, police, journalist, police inspector ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Canary Connection (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czech Republic
Story: An interesting attempt at a postmodern crazy comedy with elements of parody. The plot turns on the search for the recipe of a liqueur made by the film’s financial backer.
Plot: parody, gangster, disguise, czech abroad, mafioso, secretary, mafia, blood, wheelchair, alcohol
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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