Movies like Now You See Me

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Now You See Me (2013)
 7.3
 559K
Now You See Me (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.
Style: surprise ending, clever, entertaining, twists and turns, intellectual, breathtaking, psychological, tense, biting, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mind game, scheme, heist, manipulations, mastermind, cons and scams, teamwork, fbi, perfect crime, deception, investigation, wizards and magicians, thief, bank robbery, magic trick, talented, outsmarting, hypnosis, secret society, magical, stage magic, illusionist, card trick, millionaire, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: las vegas, new orleans, new york, usa, paris france, chicago illinois

Most similar movies to Now You See Me

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out clever, suspenseful, suspense and realistic films with plots about twists & turns, crimes, revenge, dialogue, betrayal, storytelling and chase mostly in Thriller, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Now You See Me: Ocean's Eleven (2001), Ocean's Thirteen (2007), Ocean's Twelve (2004), The Prestige (2006), Leverage (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Now You See Me 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
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: surprise ending, entertaining, exciting, tricky, suspense ...
Plot: twists & turns, technology, heist, con men, cheating, magic, illusionist, stage magic, disappearance, manipulation, on the run, police investigation ...
Time: 2010s, year 1984
Place: new jersey, macau, tower bridge london, china, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 479K
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Less than 24 hours into his parole, charismatic thief Danny Ocean is already rolling out his next plan: In one night, Danny's hand-picked crew of specialists will attempt to steal more than $150 million from three Las Vegas casinos. But to ...
Style: witty, exciting, clever, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: heist, cons and scams, scheme, perfect crime, thief, group of criminals, casino, buddies, crime, friends, partners in crime, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, chicago illinois, atlantic city new jersey, salt lake city utah ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ocean's Thirteen (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Danny Ocean's team of criminals are back and composing a plan more personal than ever. When ruthless casino owner Willy Bank doublecrosses Reuben Tishkoff, causing a heart attack, Danny Ocean vows that he and his team will do anything to bring ...
Style: entertaining, clever, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night
Plot: heist, revenge, perfect crime, businessman, casino, labor strike, millionaire, criminal's revenge, mentor, surveillance, vengeance, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 335K
Ocean's Twelve (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Danny Ocean reunites with his old flame and the rest of his merry band of thieves in carrying out three huge heists in Rome, Paris and Amsterdam – but a Europol agent is hot on their heels.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, entertaining, intellectual, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: con artists, twists & turns, heist, perfect crime, crime, buddies, thief, rivalry, jail, greed, goon, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, amsterdam, new jersey, chicago illinois, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.5
 1.1M
The Prestige (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, psychological, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: rivalry, obsession, uninhibited rivalry, magical, illusion, secret, deception, magic, diary, stage magic, mystery, performer's life ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 20th century, victorian era, 1890s ...
Place: london, europe, england, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.9
 40K
Leverage (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Leverage follows a five-person team: a thief, a grifter, a hacker, and a retrieval specialist, led by former insurance investigator Nathan Ford, who use their skills to fight corporate and governmental injustices inflicted on ordinary citizens.
Style: exciting, realistic, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Plot: hacker, thief, escapades, crimes, unconventional method, team, mastermind, crime, surveillance, dishonesty, hidden identity, investigator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 216K
21 (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent, student at M.I.T. in Boston who strives to succeed. Wanting a scholarship to transfer to Harvard School of Medicine with the desire to become a doctor, Ben learns that he cannot afford the $300,000 for ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, suspense, intellectual, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, prodigy, casino, talented, cheating, friendship, manipulations, mathematics, professor, student, youth, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, massachusetts, harvard university, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: There is a new criminal mastermind at large (Professor Moriarty) and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil and lack of conscience may give him an advantage over the detective.
Style: exciting, cynical, intellectual, witty, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: riddles and clues, private detective, mind game, twists & turns, hotshot hero, steampunk, mystery, verbal byplay, partners against crime, escapades, intelligence, sherlock holmes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era
Place: london, england, europe, paris france, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 152K
Ocean's 8 (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Debbie Ocean, a criminal mastermind, gathers a crew of seven other female thieves to pull off the heist of the century at New York's annual Met Gala.
Style: exciting, tense, intense, clever, surprise ending
Plot: women, heist, perfect crime, jewelry, partners in crime, partners, escapades, friends, jewel thief, group of criminals, outsmarting, female thief ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 313K
The Italian Job (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, UK, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heist, car chase, perfect crime, robbery, master criminal, revenge, safecracker, gold, hacker, betrayal, cons and scams, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, europe, venice, italy, austria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 195K
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, humorous, twists and turns, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mind game, heist, cons and scams, partners, fall in love, rivalry, love and romance, manipulations, femme fatale, deception, seduction, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, argentina, buenos aires argentina, south america, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 163K
The Blacklist (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Raymond "Red" Reddington, one of the FBI's most wanted fugitives, surrenders in person at FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C. He claims that he and the FBI have the same interests: bringing down dangerous criminals and terrorists. In ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, clever, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, secret, master criminal, investigation, intrigue, special agents, mind game, danger, manipulations, crimes, unlikely partners, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.6
 339K
The Illusionist (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates tumult within the monarchy and ignites the suspicion of a dogged ...
Style: enigmatic, psychological, captivating, stylized, surprise ending ...
Plot: forbidden love, investigation, love triangle, wizards and magicians, secret, magic, magical, supernatural ability, murder, crown prince, childhood sweetheart, death ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, 1880s, 1870s ...
Place: austria, vienna, europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.6
 138K
Man on a Ledge (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ex-cop turned con threatens to jump to his death from a Manhattan hotel rooftop. The NYPD dispatch a female police psychologist to talk him down. However, unbeknownst to the police on the scene, the suicide attempt is a cover for the biggest ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mind game, heist, deception, perfect crime, policewoman, rooftop, criminal heroes, dishonesty, robbery, cons and scams, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.6
 317K
Inside Man (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Bank robber Dalton Russell enters a Manhattan bank, locks the doors and takes hostages, working methodically and without haste. Detective Frazier is assigned to negotiate, but his mind is occupied with the corruption charges he is facing. With an ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, clever, mind bending, captivating ...
Plot: heist, master criminal, bank robbery, thief, police detective, hostages, perfect crime, bank, crime, robbery, manipulations, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.1
 1.0M
Shutter Island (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, twist ending ...
Plot: mental institution, mystery, paranoia, insanity, investigation, losing-it hero, uncover truth, doctors and patients, island, psychiatrist, plot twist, delusion ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, year 1954, year 1945 ...
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 106K
Trance (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A violent gang enlists the help of a hypnotherapist in an attempt to locate a painting which somehow vanished in the middle of a heist.
Style: psychological, twist ending, mind bending, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hypnosis, mind control, heist, crimes, cons and scams, dishonesty, memory loss, amnesia, partners in crime, art thief, gang, robbery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.6
 554K
Sherlock Holmes (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Eccentric consulting detective, Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson battle to bring down a new nemesis and unravel a deadly plot that could destroy England.
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, intellectual, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: riddles and clues, investigation, private detective, sherlock holmes, prodigy, partners, hotshot hero, murder, intelligence, mystery, master criminal, clue ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era
Place: london, england, europe, tower bridge london, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 92K
Headhunters (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An accomplished headhunter risks everything to obtain a valuable painting owned by a former mercenary..
Style: dark humor, captivating, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, pre-teens
Plot: dishonesty, surveillance, mercenary, heist, chase, deception, art thief, painting, thief, mind game, dog, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, europe, oslo norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.2
 54K
Takers (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A seasoned team of bank robbers, including Gordon Jennings (Idris Elba), John Rahway (Paul Walker), A.J. (Hayden Christensen), and brothers Jake (Michael Ealy) and Jesse Attica (Chris Brown) successfully complete their latest heist and lead a life ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, police brutality, chase, law enforcement, crimes, robbery, partners in crime, gang, dishonesty, partners, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Usual Suspects (1995)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Held in an L.A. interrogation room, Verbal Kint attempts to convince the feds that a mythic crime lord, Keyser Soze, not only exists, but was also responsible for drawing him and his four partners into a multi-million dollar heist that ended with an ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, master criminal, heist, manipulations, interrogation, neo noir, dishonesty, criminal, theft, mysterious character, mystery, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1981, 1990s
Place: seaport, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.6
 59K
Runner Runner (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a poor college student who cracks an online poker game goes bust, he arranges a face-to-face with the man he thinks cheated him, a sly offshore entrepreneur.
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gambling, cons and scams, casino, mind game, fbi, temptation, manipulations, boss and employee, computers and web, power relations, dirty cop, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: costa rica, usa, puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Lucky Number Slevin (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Slevin is mistakenly put in the middle of a personal war between the city’s biggest criminal bosses. Under constant watch, Slevin must try not to get killed by an infamous assassin and come up with an idea of how to get out of his current dilemma. ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, clever, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, crime, mysterious character, manipulations, mistaken identity, twists & turns, deception, assassin, revenge, mystery, organized crime, loss of son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
Murder by Numbers (2002)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Tenacious homicide detective Cassie Mayweather and her still-green partner are working a murder case, attempting to profile two malevolently brilliant young men: cold, calculating killers whose dark secrets might explain their crimes.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mind game, murder, high school, female detective, perfect crime, fbi, evidence, haunted by the past, psychopath, crime, police investigation, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.7
 32K
Confidence (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: What Jake Vig doesn't know just might get him killed. A sharp and polished grifter, Jake has just swindled thousands of dollars from the unsuspecting Lionel Dolby with the help of his crew. It becomes clear that Lionel wasn't just any ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, suspense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, crime, crime gone awry, crimes, criminal heroes, disorder, mastermind, deception, group of criminals, stripper, mexican standoff, heroin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.1
 170K
Side Effects (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A woman turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, clever, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, life turned upside down, doctors and patients, mentally unstable, deception, depression, mental illness, psychiatrist, manipulation, obsession, mental institution, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2004
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 54K
Out of Time (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Matt Lee Whitlock, respected chief of police in small Banyan Key, Florida, must solve a vicious double homicide before he himself falls under suspicion. Matt Lee has to stay a few steps ahead of his own police force and everyone he's trusted in ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, frame up, faked death, crime, law enforcement, cons and scams, double murder, protagonist as suspect, race against time, police detective, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Interpreter (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: After Silvia Broome, an interpreter at United Nations headquarters, overhears plans of an assassination, an American Secret Service agent is sent to investigate.
Style: suspenseful, tense, mind bending, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, murder, assassination, mystery, fbi, undercover, state affairs, dishonesty, chases and races, crimes, vengeance, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, africa, manhattan new york city, usa, south africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.1
 36K
Cleaner (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Single father and former cop Tom Cutler has an unusual occupation: he cleans up death scenes. But when he's called in to sterilize a wealthy suburban residence after a brutal shooting, Cutler is shocked to learn he may have unknowingly erased ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, police investigation, crime, murder, ex law enforcer, murder investigation, ex cop, mystery, crimes, protagonist as suspect, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.1
 36K
Deception (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: As a corporate auditor who works in a number of different offices, Jonathan McQuarry wanders without an anchor among New York's power brokers. A chance meeting with charismatic lawyer Wyatt Bose leads to Jonathan's introduction to The ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: betrayal, frame up, hotel, deception, heist, lawyer, intrigue, danger, cons and scams, life turned upside down, sexual relations, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe, new york, usa, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%