Movies like Old Men: Robbers

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Old Men: Robbers (1972)
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Old Men: Robbers (1972)
Original name: Старики-разбойники
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An old detective does not want to retire. The only way out is to prove to his boss that he still can catch criminals. The problem is that there were no crimes recently to work on. Together with his retired friend he decides to commit a perfect crime himself and then quickly solve it. Real problems start when a real criminal steals money he has stolen.
Plot: theft, investigator, deception, robbery, lonely man, cooking, museum, renovation, senior citizen, layoff, exhibition, friend
Place: russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and melancholic films with plots about robbery, theft, crimes, friendship, police, heist and thief mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Old Men: Robbers: Fuks (1999), Bottle Rocket (1996), Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! (2008), Going in Style (1979), The Blackmailer (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fuks (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two broken, police, destruction of property by arson with an explosive charge, stealing a car. Not bad for one night! Such is the balance of Alex's eighteenth birthday - the main hero of the film.
Plot: con men, gangsters, police officer, bug, swindle, theft, teenager, teenage boy, eavesdropping, car theft, robbery, revenge ...
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95%
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Bottle Rocket (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Upon his release from a mental hospital following a nervous breakdown, the directionless Anthony joins his friend Dignan, who seems far less sane than the former. Dignan has hatched a hair-brained scheme for an as-yet-unspecified crime spree that ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, theft, thief, crime, crimes, self discovery, disorder, nothing goes right, sibling relationship, buddies, criminal heroes, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible true story of Lucky Singh, an extremely charismatic and fearless confident man and thief who socialized with the rich, famous and influential of Delhi society and then proceeded to rob them blind. He was the bête noire of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, exciting ...
Plot: thief, betrayal, rise to the top, master criminal, double life, rise and fall, lifestyle, trial, high society, love and romance, buddies, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Going in Style (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three senior citizens in their 70s who live together are slowly decaying in endless days with nothing to do but feed the birds. One of them comes up with an idea - rob a bank. They certainly could use the money if they get away with it and if they ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: heist, elderly, friendship, senior citizen, bittersweet, buddies, crimes, golden years, crime, dishonesty, partners, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Blackmailer (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Plot: school, teenage boy, friend, money, photographer, youth, car accident, teenage girl, father, teenager, theft, video camera
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Watch Out for the Automobile (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An insurance agent who moonlights as a carthief steals cars various crooks and never from the common people. He sells the stolen cars and gives the money to charity. His best friend, a cop, is assigned to bring in this modern robin hood.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, sincere
Plot: car, car theft, poetic justice, irony of fate, police, stealing a car, escapades, storytelling, dishonesty, friendship, streetcar, court ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Case of the Witch Who Wasn't (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two girl pen pals and a simple summer in the country. They befriend a woman rumored to be a witch, and end up as amateur detectives when her pet pig is stolen.
Plot: girl, pig, robbery, pen pal, friendship, friend, thief, theft, countryside
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Forgotten Tune for the Flute (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A flutist in the forgotten past, at present the husband of a “big man’s” daughter and head of one of the Chief Directorate’s sections felt unwell one day: the forty-year-old man had a pain in his heart. This unpleasant incident provided an ...
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, melancholic, romantic ...
Plot: doomed love, it was all a dream, forbidden love, unlikely relationship, love affair, up and down relationship, social relations, impossible love, crumbling relationship, couple relations, doomed romance, adultery ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Heart of a Dog (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Old Prof. Preobrazhensky and his young colleague Dr. Bormental inserted the human's hypophysis into a dog's brain. Couple of weeks later the dog became "human looking". The main question is "Is anybody who is looking like a ...
Style: intellectual, thought provoking, cerebral, humorous, philosophical ...
Plot: medical experiment, experiment gone awry, dog, society, doctors and patients, chaos and mayhem, farce, revolution, obsession, adaptation, life philosophy, communism ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 80s
Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Payroll (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A vicious gang of crooks plan to steal the wages of a local factory, but their carefully laid plans go wrong, when the factory employs an armoured van to carry the cash. The gang still go ahead with the robbery, but when the driver of the armoured ...
Style: cult film, british noir
Plot: deception, neo noir, factory, neo-noir, ambush, robbery, armored truck, heist, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: northern england
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49%
Never Goin' Back (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Waitresses Angela and Jessie dream of leaving their low-rent diner and heading to Galveston, Texas. They soon find themselves on the streets of Dallas, trying to come up with increasingly wild schemes to raise some much-needed cash.
Style: semi serious, light, entertaining, ironic, feel good
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: female friendship, robbery, drug dealing, peril, youth, adventure, society, waitress, alcohol, party, female director
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Where the Money Is (2000)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry Manning (Paul Newman) has come up with a new way to break out of prison: fake a stroke and get transferred to a nursing home. It's a perfect plan, except for one thing: the woman assigned to take care of him at the nursing home, Carol Ann ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, light, offbeat ...
Plot: heist, retirement home, crime, crimes, cons and scams, elderly, aging, robbery, dishonesty, one last job, couples, nursing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, oregon, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Survivors (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Having both lost their jobs, two strangers become unlikely friends after a run in with a would be robber, who is actually a hitman with a grudge against the two.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: unemployment, survival, gangsters, hitman, mountain, gas station, robbery, survivalist, friendship, heist, on the run, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: vermont, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The End (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After a life changing decision, an old man and his wife become criminals.
Plot: breaking through a wall, bank robbery, teddy bear, tv news, policewoman, chase, criminal, prostitute, robbery, couples, crime spree, elderly couple ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A sophisticated con man mounts an intricate plan to rob an airport bank while the Soviet premier is due to arrive.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: airport, heist, parole officer, warden, con artists, robbery, disorder, manipulation, cons and scams, manipulations, confined, chases and races ...
Time: 60s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, chase, gangster, betrayal, cardinal the priest, smuggling, gangsters, prison escape, handcuffs, theft ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Promised Heaven (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In the new Russia, former middle class citizens find themselves out in the dumps. Literally. They build homes, elect their own government, work, beg, scavenge, date and fight all while living in a huge city dump. Some try to beat the odds and return ...
Plot: surrealism, wedding, female nudity, death, bare breasts, jewish, homelessness, alcoholic, colonel, steam train, nudity (full frontal - brief), flying ...
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40%
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Bad Santa (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid, and the security boss discovers the plot.
Style: dark humor, humorous, cynical, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: kids
Plot: holiday, christmas, anti heroes, cons and scams, antisocial behavior, profanity, anti hero, drugs/alcohol, drinking problem, heist, thief, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, arizona, phoenix arizona, milwaukee wisconsin, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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A Girl, Three Guys, and a Gun (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Three smalltown friends looking to leave their troubles behind come up with a robbery scheme to fund their trip to the big city. But as their plan goes awry and the authorities become involved, they are left with no other alternative but to take ...
Style: captivating, humorous, semi serious, cult film
Plot: road trip, love, robbery, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, on the road, armed robbery, chase, bookstore, pay phone, hostage, drunkenness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Murph the Surf (1975)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on a true story, details the daring 1964 theft of the J.P. Morgan jewel collection from New York's American Museum of Natural History. Called the "Greatest Jewel Heist of the 20th Century," the robbers took 22 precious gems, ...
Plot: museum, jewel thief, bikini, heist, surfing, motorboat, hotel, beach, swimming pool, beefcake, jewel theft, man in swimsuit
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Scarecrow (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A twelve years old girl Lena who has come to live with her grandfather in a small Russian town is being bullied by her classmates. She took the rap of being a class traitor because she was in love with the boy who had betrayed his classmates when ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, sincere, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: life is a bitch, mockery, brutality, school, deception, betrayal by friend, outcast, first love, teenagers, teenager, grandfather granddaughter relationship, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia
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38%
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The Motive (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Álvaro is a poor man obsessed with the idea of writing 'high literature'. He starts provoking conflicts to write about them.
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: aspiring writer, ambition, extramarital affair, adultery, husband wife relationship, lie, neighbor, rivalry, employer employee relationship, fired from the job, overheard conversation, classroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Deidra & Laney Rob a Train (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After their mother ends up in jail, two sisters turn to train robbery in order to support their family.
Style: sincere, humorous, captivating, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenager, theft, friendship, partners, adaptation, adventure, youth, life is a bitch, danger, love, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Office Romance (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Anatoli Yefremovich Novoseltsev works in a statistics institution, whose director is an unattractive and bossy woman. An old friend of his, Yuri Grigorievich Samokhvalov, who gets appointed assistant director of the institution, wants to make ...
Style: feel good, funny, light, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: office romance, female boss, boss and employee, unlikely couple, love affair, single father, relationship vs career, social relations, soviet, heterosexuality, statistics, awkwardness ...
Time: 70s
Place: soviet union, moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Hold-Up (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Looking around for a suitable place to hold up, Andreas stumbles into a tailor's shop. What was supposed to last only a few minutes ends up being a bizarre afternoon for three men: the tragicomic of the less-than-expert robber, the cranky ...
Plot: tailor, hold up, robbery, unemployment, divorce, birthday present, hostage, cashier, supermarket, father son relationship, euthanasia, gun ...
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Fatal Mistake (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A drama about the youth of the late 1980s. The action takes place in Moscow. A young girl named Nadia, whom her own mother left in the hospital, has fun and quite innocently spends time with her friends. Before returning from a walk home is ...
Plot: friend, female nudity, teenager, adoptive mother, first love
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36%
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First Sunday (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Durell and LeeJohn are best friends and bumbling petty criminals. When told they have one week to pay a $17,000 debt or Durell will lose his son, they come up with a desperate scheme to rob their neighborhood church. Instead, they end up spending ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good, realistic
Plot: friendship, heist, church, hostage, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, hostages, partners, society, disorder, forceful separation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Born to Win (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The film follows Jay Jay, a former hair dresser who has become a drug addict. He lives his new life by doing deals for Vivian from time to time. One day he meets Parm, a free-spirited girl. The two fall in love. Jay Jay's drug habit grows, and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: junkie, life is a bitch, drug dealing, love and romance, chase, crimes, couples, addiction, couple relations, drug abuse, beach, male friendship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
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Daphne (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Daphne is a young woman negotiating the tricky business of modern life. Caught in the daily rush of her restaurant job and a nightlife kaleidoscope of new faces, she is witty, funny, the life of the party. Too busy to realise that deep down she is ...
Plot: robbery, grownups, loner, cooking, drug abuse, traumatic experience, parent child relationship, dating, date, bouncer, photograph, redhead ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Anche se volesse lavorare, che faccio? (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Italian comedy
Plot: thief, robbery, carabinieri, museum
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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