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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: counterfeiter, forgery, horse, gangsters, brothel, horse race, counterfeit money, one last job, accomplice, 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, criminal heroes, disorder, gangster and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like The Counterfeiters of Paris: Let's Not Get Angry (1966), Any Number Can Win (1963), Monsieur Gangster (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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: gangsters, cons and scams, heist, satire, gang, betrayal, crime, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, montmartre paris
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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: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, woman slaps man, haunted by the past, thief, murder, englishman, body in a trunk, trunk, dead body in car trunk ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: french riviera, france, nice france, south of france, riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: cynical, tense, suspenseful, clever, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, one last job, crime gone awry, storage unit, heist, thief, forgery, crimes, dishonesty, criminal heroes, confined, gangsters ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, cannes, french riviera, cote d'azur ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Monsieur Gangster (1963)
Genre: Action, Comedy, 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: slang, cynical, biting, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, gambling, wedding ceremony, party, alcohol, debt, gambling house, gangsters, rivalry, disorder, take over, couples ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, mexico, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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, modern art, starlet, bad singing, weekend, blonde woman, blonde, woman wearing a wig, record producer, slapping, hold up, empty gun ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, amnesia, accidental shooting, drive in, electrocution
Time: 1950s, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, microfilm
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, police detective, armored car, tough heroes, loss of partner, rivalry, vengeance, urban, cons and scams, graphic violence, investigation, deadly ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, realistic, not serious, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: gangsters, family relations, bank, forgery, destiny, family, crime gone awry, heroes, young heroes, mischievous children, prank, goofy hero ...
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Gentlemen in White Vests (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crime comedy directed by Wolfgang Staudte.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: gangsters, heist, crime, chases and races, criminal heroes, lovers on the run, intrigue, forgery, gang, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: germany, west berlin west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: humorous, sexual, sexy, semi serious, realistic
Plot: village, village life, prostitute, social relations, drunken man, frenchman, merchant, village idiot
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: paris france, 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, heist, tough heroes, estate, escape, silly humor, criminal heroes, crimes, gang, disorder, hitman, cons and scams ...
Time: 60s, 30s, 1930s
Place: paris france, new york, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, semi serious, realistic
Plot: interracial sex, forgery, crime, gangsters, dishonesty, gang, disorder, crimes, on the run, criminal heroes, kidnapping, unemployment ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: turkey, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, forgery, family, siblings relations, family life, cons and scams, disorder, adventure, crimes, mischievous children, save the day, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, little girl, customs officer, disguise, new identity, parrot, psychological manipulation, bouquet, prison guard, restaurant, hotel, bank ...
Place: madrid, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Holy Year (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The last film of Jean Gabin.
Plot: flight attendant, hijacking, pilot, prison, airplane, escape, police, disguise, priest, prison escape
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: blackmail, cleaning lady, tv host, mushroom, bank, money, murder, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance, cheating, corpse ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: anthology, slang
Plot: pimp, souvenir, judge, courtroom, prostitute, bedridden, flashlight, thief, brothel, trial, ex prostitute, heist gone wrong ...
Time: year 1946, 1940s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: banker, inheritance, taxi driver, womanizer, man slaps a woman, fired from the job, yacht, liar, swimming pool, car accident, cruise, lie ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, tahiti, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: bible quote, bet, forger, dressing room, hidden corpse, probation, stage play, corpse, skeleton, actor, stabbed in the back, human skeleton ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: montmartre paris, paris 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: love triangle, police, photographer, abusive husband, female thief, love interest, husband wife relationship, arrested, swashbuckler, jailed
⇓ 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, friends, hostage, escape, confined, misfit, hostages, heroes, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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, pharmacist, forger, hunter, gendarme, parody, countryside, forgery, fear, murder of wife, counterfeit money, mob violence ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, heist, one last job, gangsters, revenge, prison escape, unfaithful wife, sicilian, toy airplane, airplane, jewel theft, police detective ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: rome italy, venice, italy, paris france, southern italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forgery, art theft, cons and scams, heist, criminal heroes, law enforcement, once in a lifetime opportunity, nothing goes right, crimes, partners, chases and races, collector ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland
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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: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious, cynical
Plot: gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), fish out of water, law enforcement, undercover, crime, crimes, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, nothing goes right, working undercover, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: french riviera, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: bank, dishonesty, gangsters, crimes, betrayal, prodigy, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, femme fatale, nothing goes right, disorder, hitman ...
Time: 70s
Place: switzerland, europe
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30%
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: gangsters, chief of police, wiretap, police officer, photograph, cigarette smoking, bicycle, hotel room, gunshot, police chase, fight, handshake ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
My New Partner (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: My New Partner is a 1984 French comedy film directed by Claude Zidi, starring Philippe Noiret and Thierry Lhermitte. Noiret plays a streetwise Paris policeman who takes kickbacks from the minor criminals on his beat to allow them to continue. At the ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, exciting, cynical, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, police, corruption, police investigation, disorder, law enforcement, buddies, partners, crimes, misfit partners, odd couple, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Three Angels and Five Lions (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Three Angels and Five Lions is a 1982 comedy-family film written by Sven Methling and Bjarne Reuter, directed by Sven Methling.
Plot: painting, brother, uncle, museum, art theft, art, boy, children, uncle nephew relationship, nephew, based on a novel
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29%
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", ...
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