Movies like 11 Harrowhouse

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11 Harrowhouse (1974)
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11 Harrowhouse (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A small time diamond merchant jumps at the chance to supervise the purchase and cutting of a large first class diamond. But when the diamond is stolen from him, he is blackmailed into pulling off a major heist at the Diamond Exchange, located at 11 Harrowhouse.
Style: humorous, clever, offbeat, realistic, witty, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, parody, crimes, betrayal, partners, crime, on the run, frame up, dishonesty, buddies, criminal heroes, disorder, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, criminal, tragedy, perfect crime, lesbian subtext, jewel theft, female criminal, champagne ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, london, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and witty films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, crime, cons and scams, disorder, heist and criminal heroes mostly in Comedy, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like 11 Harrowhouse: Silver Bears (1977), The Swindle (1997), 9 Dead Gay Guys (2002), Love, Honor and Obey (2000), Like a Fish Out of Water (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two hoplessly out of their class con-men attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the l9th century. They gain the enmity of the most famous bank Robber in the world and the affection of a crusading newspaperwoman.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, friendship, journalism, misfit partners, nothing goes right, crimes, crime, cons and scams, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, disorder ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.0
 658
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, semi serious, humorous, witty
Plot: crimes, crime, cons and scams, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, betrayal, bank, crime gone awry, hitman, heist, infidelity, forgery ...
Time: 70s
Place: switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.6
 2K
The Swindle (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Betty and Victor are a pair of scam artists. One day Betty brings in Maurice, a treasurer of a multinational company. Maurice is due to transfer 5 millions francs out of Switzerland, and Betty is convinced he plans to steal that money.
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, witty, realistic ...
Plot: gambling, casino, cons and scams, crime, heist, intrigue, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, forgery, hidden identity, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A card shark and his unwillingly-enlisted friends need to make a lot of cash quick after losing a sketchy poker match. To do this they decide to pull a heist on a small-time gang who happen to be operating out of the flat next door.
Style: humorous, exciting, dark humor, witty, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, disorder, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, buddies, dishonesty, crime, chaos and mayhem, crimes, friends, partners, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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9 Dead Gay Guys (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The story of two lads from Belfast as they stumble their way through the London gay underworld in search of 'gainful employment'. This being the offering of sexual favours to older gay men in order to subsidise their respective giros. 9 ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, dark humor, offbeat ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, stoners, disorder, dishonesty, partners, deadly, gender bending, buddies, friends, nothing goes right, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, ireland, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jonny dreams of leaving his dead-end job as a courier. Through his childhood best friend, nephew of the notorious crime lord Ray Kreed, he wins his way into the toughest gang in North London. Hungry for action, Jonny sparks a feud between Ray's ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, brutal, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, gangsters, criminal's revenge, friendship, rivalry, organized crime, gang war, criminal heroes, dishonesty, ambition, heist ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Like a Fish Out of Water (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A seductive femme fatale (Monica Bellucci) and two con men -- one cool as ice, and one who just likes to "ice" his victims -- enlist a mild-mannered, unsuspecting man in their mission to steal a rare and valuable fish. They plan to sell it ...
Style: biting, realistic, semi serious, witty, clever ...
Plot: crime gone awry, dangerous attraction, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, unlikely criminals, femme fatale, forgery, farce, gangsters, couples, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Hot Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A con-artist (Peter Ustinov) gains employment at an insurance company in order to embezzle money by re-programming their "new" wonder computer.
Style: semi serious, witty, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: heist, partners, hacker, nothing goes right, cons and scams, computers and web, crimes, crime, down on your luck, dishonesty, buddies, prison ...
Time: 60s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Safe Men (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two untalented singers are mistaken for a pair of major league safe crackers in Providence, Rhode Island. The two are pressed into service by the local hoodlums and quickly find themselves in conflict with their professional colleagues. Romantic ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, buddy comedy, absurd ...
Plot: safecracker, mistaken identity, cons and scams, organized crime, comedy of errors, crime, crimes, unlikely criminals, heist, dishonesty, hidden identity, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.9
 329
Inside Out (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Telly Savalas is an American ex-WW II POW who returns to Germany 30 years after the war. He teams up with James Mason, the former commander of his prison camp. Together they spring a Nazi war criminal (Wolfgang Lukschy) from jail. He's the only ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, kidnapping, prison, captivity, crimes, chases and races, adventure, confined, escapades, crime, criminal heroes, unlikely partners ...
Place: germany, england, europe, east berlin east germany, west berlin west germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
How to Rob a Bank (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Caught in the middle of a bank robbery, a slacker and a bank employee become the ones who arbitrate the intense situation.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, confined, computers and web, hostages, cons and scams, chases and races, nothing goes right, crimes, crime, police detective, on the run ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 737
RPM (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A professional car thief pulls off the heist of a lifetime when he steals a prototype supercar.
Style: realistic, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, chases and races, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, adventure, betrayal, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.3
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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: realistic, exciting, semi serious, humorous
Plot: frame up, unlikely partners, crime, unlikely criminals, crimes, forgery, heist, cons and scams, rivalry, dishonesty, partners, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.9
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Now or Never (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: bank, heist, elderly, friendship, down on your luck, cons and scams, golden years, criminal heroes, vengeance, crime gone awry, retirement home, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.3
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Sitting Ducks (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two small-time thieves come together as a bizarre comic duo in a quest to make their childhood dreams come true. In a limousine stuffed with cash stolen from the mob, they take off for Miami, where they plan to fly to a safe haven in Costa Rica. On ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, cons and scams, dishonesty, partners, disorder, chases and races, gangsters, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, crime, heist ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Snatch (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The second film from British director Guy Ritchie. Snatch tells an obscure story similar to his first fast-paced crazy character-colliding filled film “Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.” There are two overlapping stories here – one is the ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, exciting, slang ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, cons and scams, gambling, criminal heroes, disorder, crime gone awry, master criminal, bet, boxing, nothing goes right, dimwit ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.7
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Gambit (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen.
Style: humorous, entertaining, tense, funny, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: heist, perfect crime, collector, cons and scams, crime gone awry, disorder, verbal byplay, dishonesty, partners, employer employee relationship, farce, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.2
 1K
Slither (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While searching for a small fortune of embezzled money, an ex-con, a small-time bandleader, his doting wife and a kooky drifter find themselves being followed. Their chase takes them to trailer camps, bingo halls, laundromats and ultimately, a ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, road movie
Plot: heist, crimes, criminal heroes, chases and races, cons and scams, crime, going straight, disorder, dishonesty, chase, on the road, on the run ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Wrong Arm of the Law (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The crooks in London know how it works. No one carries guns and no one resists the police. Then a new gang appears that go one better. They dress as police and steal from the crooks. This upset's the natural order of the police/criminal ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: impostor, robbery, police, desert island, criminal heroes, crimes, cons and scams, gangsters, crime, unlikely criminals, chases and races, crime gone awry ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Holy Water (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The village of Kilcoulins Leap was once a thriving spa town, and was home to a famous Holy Well, but now offers little by way of employment for its people, and its decline seems inexorable. When local Postie, Podger Byrnes, comes up with a plan to ...
Style: offbeat, realistic, witty, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: heist, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, crimes, unlikely criminals, village life, cons and scams, disorder, buddies, village, friends, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Biggest Bundle of Them All (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A kidnapped mobster (Vittorio De Sica) persuades his captors to help him rob platinum ingots from a train.
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, heist, train robbery, confined, gangsters, cons and scams, chases and races, nothing goes right, crime, criminal heroes, goofy hero, hostages ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.8
 18K
Quick Change (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: With the aid of his girlfriend, Phyllis Potter, and best friend, Loomis, Grimm enters a Manhattan bank dressed as a clown, creates a hostage situation and executes a flawless robbery. The only thing left for the trio to do is make their getaway out ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, absurd, clever ...
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, bank robbery, friendship, nothing goes right, cons and scams, buddies, partners, disorder, friends, crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 5K
Wise Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose $250,000, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City and comedy follows.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, gambling, hitman, mafia, frame up, buddies, criminal heroes, crime, heist, cons and scams, gangsters, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 853
Bank Shot (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A bank temporarily housed in a mobile home while a new building is built, looks like an easy target to break into. On the other hand, why not steal the whole bank, and rob it in a safer location.
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious, cynical ...
Plot: heist, dishonesty, disorder, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, gang, golf, chase, showbiz ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.4
 2K
Dollars (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A bank security expert plots with a call girl to rob the safety deposit boxes of three very different criminals from a high-tech bank in Hamburg.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, heist, master criminal, rivalry, chase, criminal heroes, cons and scams, crime, lovers on the run, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: germany, europe, copenhagen denmark, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Brink's Job (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After a long time of bad luck, the little criminal Tony and his gang successfully rob one of Brink's security transport, taking $30,000. Surprisingly their coup doesn't make the press. Curious Tony checks out their headquarters and finds ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, buddies, law enforcement, dishonesty, disorder, criminal's revenge, forgery, gang, partners, master criminal, rivalry ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 1950s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Plump Fiction (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Follows the plot of Pulp Fiction, also parodying scenes from other movies
Style: realistic, humorous, clever, witty, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: crime, cons and scams, crimes, hitman, clergy, disorder, partners, dishonesty, deadly, parody, psychopath, nun
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Special Delivery (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gang of thieves plan a daring bank robbery, making their escape across the rooftops of Los Angeles. The police are quickly called in, however, and only one of the robbers, Murdock, makes a clean getaway. Unfortunately, in order to do so, he is ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: heist, on the run, bank robbery, disorder, gangsters, chases and races, criminal heroes, romance, crimes, crime, unlikely criminals, cons and scams ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 192
Little Cigars (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gangster's former mistress hooks up with a troupe of circus midgets who, as a sideline, rob banks and casinos.
Style: realistic, offbeat, rough, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: on the run, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, love affair, rivalry, heist, disorder, gangsters, physical appearance, showbiz, gang, hollywood ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
 8K
Screwed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A chauffeur kidnaps his rich boss's dog to hold it for ransom, but when she accidentally gets the dog back, she thinks that it's the chauffeur who's been kidnapped.
Style: feel good, offbeat, realistic, witty, not serious ...
Plot: mistaken identity, mortician, kidnapping, vengeance, misfit, odd couple, moon, dishonesty, partners, crime, crimes, friends ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%