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Any Number Can Win (1963)
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Any Number Can Win (1963)
Original name: Mélodie en sous-sol
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 assault on the vault of a Cannes casino.
Style: tense, atmospheric, clever, serious, realistic, cynical, witty, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, heist, crime gone awry, one last job, storage unit, thief, gangsters, crimes, confined, partners, crime, resort, dishonesty, forgery, aging, criminal heroes, disorder, escape, cons and scams, tough heroes, prison, caper, ballet, old man, burglary ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, cote d'azur, south of france, french riviera, cannes, southern france

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Most similar movies to Any Number Can Win

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about crime, crimes, dishonesty, criminal heroes, gangsters, rivalry and heist mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Any Number Can Win: The Sicilian Clan (1969), Action Man (1967), The Red Circle (1970), Borsalino (1970), Pasha (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, heist, one last job, gangsters, unfaithful wife, prison escape, revenge, sicilian, toy airplane, airplane, jewel theft, perfect crime ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: rome italy, venice, italy, paris france, new york ...
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Action Man (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American (Robert Stack) talks a retired French crook (Jean Gabin) into robbing a bank, but kidnappers demand the loot as ransom.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: restaurant, heist, kidnapping, bank, clergy, criminal's revenge, crimes, gangsters, confined, hostages, adventurer, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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The Red Circle (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Master thief Corey is fresh out of prison. But instead of toeing the line of law-abiding freedom, he finds his steps leading back to the shadowy world of crime, crossing those of a notorious escapee and alcoholic ex-cop. As the unlikely trio plots a ...
Style: neo noir, tense, bleak, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: heist, gangsters, nightclub, sniper, thief, prison, police, escape, pimp, crimes, crime, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe, marseille, marseille provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.9
 4K
Borsalino (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In 1930 Marseilles two small-time crooks join forces when they meet brawling over a woman. Starting with fixed horse races and fights, they start to find themselves doing jobs for the local gangster bosses. When they decide to go into the business ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, friendship, crime, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, criminal heroes, ex convict, friends, rivalry, criminal's revenge, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: europe, france, southern france, south of france, provence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Pasha (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, microfilm
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime, tough law enforcer, dishonesty, deadly, investigation, vengeance, urban, cons and scams, graphic violence, armored car, loss of partner ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.7
 600
The Gang (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1945, as World War Two comes to a close, five small time crooks unite to form a gang. After several bold robberies they become notorious as "the front-wheel drive gang". The police attempt to stop their crime spree with little success, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, sincere, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, chases and races, police investigation, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crime, chase, gang, heist, law enforcement, marriage ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Second Breath (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: With his customary restraint and ruthless attention to detail, director Jean-Pierre Melville follows the parallel tracks of French underworld criminal Gu (the inimitable Lino Ventura), escaped from prison and roped into one last robbery, and the ...
Style: gloomy, bleak, stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: master criminal, gangsters, one last job, heist, betrayal, robbery, prison, track down, petty criminal, tough heroes, crime gone awry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, europe, france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.0
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Joy House (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A small-time con man on the run from the gangster husband of his girlfriend hides out in a strange, brooding mansion run by two mysterious women. There he finds himself trapped in deception between the two women. Shot on location in the French ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: femme fatale, on the run, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, voyeurism, couples, uncontrollable, estate, friendship, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, sexual content ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: french riviera, south of france, nice france, cote d'azur, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Upper Hand (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In Paris, a gold smuggler is at war with other local gangsters who want piece of the action. Then the mob shows up and makes things worse. And an undercover US Treasury Department agent is trying to infiltrate the smuggle business.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hidden identity, journalism, law enforcement, rescue, special agents, rivalry, chases and races, heroes, criminal heroes, danger, gangsters, government agency ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: cuba, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Swimming Pool (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set in a magnificent villa near a sun-drenched St. Tropez, lovers Jean-Paul and Marianne are spending a happy, lazy summer holiday. Their only concern is to gratify their mutual passion - until the day when Marianne invites her former lover and his ...
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, tense, sexy ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle, murder, haunted by the past, friendship, lovers reunited, couple relations, uninhibited rivalry, crimes of passion, couples, graphic violence, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: french riviera, south of france, southern france, europe, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Once a Thief (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young ex-con trying to go straight gets caught up in another criminal scheme.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic, noir ...
Plot: heist, family relations, robbery, siblings relations, crimes, hopes, law enforcement, criminal heroes, gang, crime, going straight, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Seven Times Lucky (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An aging con-man and a beautiful, ambitious student cross paths in a scam that promises to make them both rich.
Style: witty, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bookies, cons and scams, mind game, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, heist, gambling, femme fatale, crimes, gangsters, betrayal, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Grand Slam (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Professor James Anders is a seemingly mild-mannered teacher, an American working in Rio De Janeiro. Anders, bored with years of teaching, decides to put together a team to pull off a diamond heist during the Rio Carnival. Four international experts ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: storage unit, heist, safecracker, chase, friends, betrayal, golden years, buddies, prostitute, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, master criminal ...
Time: 60s
Place: brazil, italy, new york, rio de janeiro, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Good Thief (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK, Ireland, Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A compulsive gambler plans the heist of his life - a priceless collection of art from the world-class Casino Riviera in Monte Carlo.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, heist, drug abuse, betrayal, one last job, criminal, forgery, painting, perfect crime, cons and scams, buddies, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: french riviera, monte carlo, france, europe, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Big Grasshopper (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While he is trying to escape from a hit man, Carl is setting up a kidnapping in Beirut. He gets lost on his way, falling in love with Salène, a.k.a. "La grande sauterelle"...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: hitman, casino, going straight, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, rivalry, criminal heroes, on the run, friends, crimes, danger, gambling ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: lebanon, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Last Tunnel (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A recently released prisoner reunites his criminal colleagues to pull off one last heist.
Style: rough, humorous, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: heist, heist gone wrong, retiring, gang, betrayal, bank robber, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, crimes, friends, bank robbery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Blood on the Streets (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Action
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Marseille. Heaps of flowers and funeral wreaths... "A man who no longer defends his colors is no longer a man."
Style: serious, realistic, tense, cynical, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, violence spree, graphic violence, gory, loss of partner, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, rivalry, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1940s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Sewers of Paradise (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In July of 1976, the Societé Générale of France was robbed of well over $10 million dollars by a group burrowing through the sewers of Paris. This movie is based on a book by the thieves' mastermind, Albert Spaggiari. The famous theft won ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: storage unit, heist, bank, criminal heroes, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, crime, robbery, planning, bank robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: paris france, france, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Machine Gun McCain (1969)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After serving 12 years behind bars for armed robbery, tough guy Hank McCain finds himself the pawn of a ruthless mob runt's rebellion against a high level don. When McCain discovers that he's been betrayed and abandoned by his new ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, on the run, politics, gang, crime gone awry, crimes, prison, rivalry, love affair, gambling, heist, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: las vegas, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Fighter (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Jacques Darnay has served 8 years for robbing a jeweller. Now he is out of prison and looking for his loot worth 6 million francs.
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gangsters, law enforcement, chases and races, criminal's revenge, deadly, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, on the run, chase, warden ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Two Men in Town (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A former bank robber is released after 10 years in prison. He gets help from a social-worker, but gets harassed by an old cop from his past.
Style: gloomy, psychological, bleak, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: death sentence, social worker, pursuit, police, guillotine, espionage, going straight, crime, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Deadfall (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After he accidentally kills his father, Mike, during a sting, Joe tries to carry out Mike's dying wish by recovering valuables that Mike's twin brother Lou stole from him years earlier. But Uncle Lou is also a confidence artist, and Joe is ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, neo noir, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twins, murder, gangsters, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, uncle nephew relationship, greed, last wish ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
This Thing of Ours (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Using the Internet and global satellites, a group of gangsters pull off the biggest bank heist in the Mafia's history.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, master criminal, chases and races, cons and scams, crimes, betrayal, crime gone awry, partners, criminal heroes, dishonesty, bank ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, master criminal, gang, crimes, dishonesty, cons and scams, criminal's revenge, partners, buddies, law enforcement, forgery ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Blueprint for Robbery (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A gang of career criminals plots the robbery of an armored car company's headquarters. Although the robbery itself goes off as planned, it's not long before the gang members are fighting among themselves over everybody's share of the ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: heist, master criminal, armored car, crimes, investigation, deadly, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, gangsters, confined, escape, car chase ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
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Read My Lips (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: She is almost deaf and she lip-reads. He is an ex-convict. She wants to help him. He thinks no one can help except himself.
Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, touching, serious ...
Plot: mute or deaf, opposites attract, parole officer, warden, workplace, crimes, crime, looking for love, unlikely partners, mentally unstable, criminal heroes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.0
 330
Artworks (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A police chief's daughter, a sales agent for a home-security firm, meets an art gallery owner. Love and envy lead them to hatch a plot to steal overlooked but valuable paintings from her wealthy clients.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Plot: love affair, cons and scams, partners, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, romance, crimes, unlikely criminals, theft, thief, artwork ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 1K
The Code (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Dris is an ex-con, living in the borderline between a decent and a criminal life. He has a regular and simple work and lives a simple life with his wife Lise and loves his family. However, his childhood friends from his Arab community, including his ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, gang, going straight, crime gone awry, dishonesty, crime, betrayal, crimes, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.6
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Pierrot le Fou (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Pierrot escapes his boring society and travels from Paris to the Mediterranean Sea with Marianne, a girl chased by hit-men from Algeria. They lead an unorthodox life, always on the run.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: lovers on the run, on the road, infidelity, couple relations, couples, road trip, tragic love, betrayal, romance, crime, crimes, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe, mediterranean sea, provence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.0
 816
The Crook (1970)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A thief known as Simon the Swiss faces up and downs in his criminal profession.
Style: cynical, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: kidnapping, child abduction, cons and scams, dishonesty, crime, confined, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, crimes, disorder, failed attempt, graphic violence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, europe, france, brussels belgium, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%