Movies like Where the Money Is

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Where the Money Is (2000)
 6.3
 6K
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 McKay (Linda Fiorentino), has a plan of her own.
Style: humorous, clever, light, semi serious, sexy, feel good, unusual plot structure, suspense, entertaining, melancholic ...
Plot: robbery, crimes, bank robbery, chase, retirement home, elderly, aging, cons and scams, couples, nursing, one last job, dishonesty, criminal heroes, golden years, couple relations, secret, nurse, prison, con artists, caper, catastrophe, superhero, adventure, gangsters, prison escape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, oregon, new jersey

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Most similar movies to Where the Money Is

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, entertaining and clever films with plots about gangsters, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, catastrophe, runaway and crimes mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Where the Money Is: Bandits (2001), Going in Style (1979), Tough Guys (1986), Ordinary Decent Criminal (2000), Money for Nothing (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bandits (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two bank robbers fall in love with the girl they've kidnapped.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: heist, robbery, romance, friendship, love triangle, twists and turns, crimes, on the run, bored housewife, hostage, prison, reward ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, oregon, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: realistic, touching, humorous, thought provoking, gloomy ...
Plot: heist, senior citizen, bank robbery, aging, elderly, bittersweet, robbery, caper, greed, art, life, justice ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
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Tough Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Harry Doyle (Lancaster) and Archie Lang (Douglas) are two old-time train robbers, who held up a train in 1956 and have been incarcerated for thirty years. After serving their time, they are released from jail and have to adjust to a new life of ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, light, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gangsters, prison, aging, crimes, adventure, police investigation, unlikely friendships, nothing goes right, partners, odd couple, elderly, buddies ...
Time: 80s, year 1956, year 1986
Place: california, new jersey, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ordinary Decent Criminal (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Ireland, Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Michael Lynch is a notorious criminal with two wives and a flair for showmanship. He's also a huge embarrassment to the local police, who are determined to bring him down once and for all.
Style: harsh, captivating, humorous, clever, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang of thieves, crimes, family, robbery, depression, justice, adaptation, redemption, happy ending, organized crime, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: ireland, boston, europe, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Money for Nothing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When unemployed dockworker Joey Coyle finds $1.2 million that fell off of an armored car, he decides to do the logical thing: take the money and run. After all, he says, finders keepers. He turns to his ex-girlfriend Monica, who works in an ...
Style: intense, light, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gangsters, crimes, money, chase, runaway, friends, disorder, heist, dishonesty, nothing goes right, police, couples ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: new jersey, california, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Amos & Andrew (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Andrew Sterling (Samuel L. Jackson), a successful black urbanite writer, buys a vacation home on a resort in New England the police mistake him for a burglar. After surrounding his home with armed men, Chief Tolliver (Dabney Coleman) realizes ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: island, mistaken identity, police investigation, brutality, racism, bad cop, interracial relations, crimes, social differences, resort, nothing goes right, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Opportunists (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vic is a struggling auto mechanic with a safe-cracking past and a lot of debt. His girlfriend runs a bar and offers to loan him the money she's saved for remodeling, but Vic is reluctant to take it. When a long-lost cousin from Ireland shows up ...
Style: talky, suspense, clever, road movie, feel good ...
Plot: heist, cons and scams, gangsters, crimes, crime gone awry, character study, irish, auto mechanic, caper, dysfunctional family, wine, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, ireland, new york, europe, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
What's the Worst That Could Happen? (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Thief Kevin Caffery attempts to rob from the home of rich businessman Max Fairbanks. But Fairbanks catches him and steals his cherished ring that his girlfriend gave him. Caffery is then bent on revenge and getting his ring back with the help of his ...
Style: humorous, funny, intense, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: vengeance, thief, robbery, nothing goes right, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, disorder, cons and scams, destiny, stereotypes, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., boston, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 5.1
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Lucky Numbers (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Russ Richards is a TV weatherman and local celebrity on the verge of losing his shirt. Desperate to escape financial ruin, he schemes with Crystal the TV station's lotto ball girl to rig the state lottery drawing. The numbers come up right, but ...
Style: humorous, stylized, realistic, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: crimes, small town, justice, criminal heroes, dark humor, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, couple relations, stripper, lottery, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.7
 51K
Life (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two men in 1930s Mississippi become friends after being sentenced to life in prison together for a crime they did not commit.
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: prison, twists and turns, life sentence, prison life, redemption, prison escape, friendship between men, friendship, adaptation, criminal, escape attempt, injustice ...
Time: 1930s, 90s, 20th century, year 1932
Place: mississippi, new jersey, new york, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.9
 7K
Scorched (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three bank tellers. One goal: knock the place over. The ultimate inside jobs, plotted by three people with nothing to lose.
Style: humorous, melancholic, funny, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: heist, bank robber, small town, robbery, unlikely friendships, life philosophy, bank, friends, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, crimes, employee ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Small Time Crooks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, melancholic, stylized ...
Plot: heist, love and romance, corruption, unlikely criminals, crimes, disorder, overnight success, cons and scams, couple relations, bank robbery, caper, art ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Maiden Heist (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A comedy centered on three museum security guards who devise a plan to steal back the artworks to which they have become attached after they are transferred to another museum.
Style: exciting, humorous, light, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: heist, crimes, museum, art theft, forgery, happy ending, security guard, unlikely criminals, buddies, husband wife relationship, caper, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, new jersey, boston, new york, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 5K
Flashback (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A hippie radical, Huey Walker has been a fugitive for decades, accused of a crime that he may not have committed. Finally apprehended, Walker is escorted to trial by uptight 20-something FBI agent John Buckner. While the two seem to be polar ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, emotional, witty ...
Audience: kids
Plot: train, friendship, chase, lsd, on the road, fbi, unlikely friendships, prison, adventure, partners, criminal heroes, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 60s
Place: oregon, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After Dick Harper loses his job at Globodyne in an Enron-esque collapse, he and his wife, Jane, turn to crime in order to handle the massive debt they now face. Two intelligent people, Dick and Jane actually get pretty good at robbing people and ...
Style: funny, light, feel good, humorous, satirical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: unemployment, caper, robbery, heist, loss of job, bankruptcy, crimes, business, gangsters, greed, money, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
We're No Angels (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two escaped cons only prayer to escape is to pass themselves off as priests and pass by the police blockade at the border into the safety of Canada.
Style: humorous, feel good, clever, exciting, light ...
Plot: crimes, mistaken identity, prison, small town, priest, monk, fish out of water, religion, clergy, buddies, on the run, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
I'm Not Rappaport (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Old Nat Moyer is a talker, a philosopher, and a troublemaker with a fanciful imagination. His companion is Midge Carter, who is half-blind, but still the super of an apartment house. When he is threatened with retirement, Nat battles on his behalf. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, talky, not serious, witty ...
Plot: friendship, aging, life philosophy, odd couple, partners, elderly, couples, retiring, crimes, apartment building, african american, lie ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 2K
Faithful (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A depressed housewife whose husband is having an affair contemplates suicide, but changes her mind when she faces death by a killer hired to do her in.
Style: talky, witty, melancholic, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: loneliness, female protagonist, runaway, woman in danger, greed, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, family problems, self discovery, marriage, depression, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Sting (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s this intricate caper deals with an ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con man who seek revenge on a vicious crime lord who murdered one of their gang.
Style: witty, entertaining, atmospheric, twist ending, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: con artists, gambling, casino, gangsters, twists and turns, poker, cons and scams, heist, chase, crimes, mafia, caper ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Chain of Fools (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An avid detective is assigned to investigate the heist of a batch of precious coins that end up in the hands of a suicidal barber.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, funny, light ...
Plot: crime gone awry, crimes, heist, romance, love and romance, suicide, eccentricity, theft, childhood, drugs, mentor, violence ...
Time: 90s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Best Men (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four tuxedo clad men showing up at a penitentiary to meet a friend who has just been released after three years in prison and is going straight from the jail to marry his girlfriend. En route to the wedding, one of the men asks to stop by a bank to ...
Style: sweet, clever, romantic, sentimental, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: wedding, heist, bank robbery, crime gone awry, friendship, tragedy, chase, culture clash, betrayal, spy, disaster, swat team ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Fun with Dick and Jane (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an upwardly mobile couple find themselves unemployed and in debt, they turn to armed robbery in desperation.
Style: humorous, satirical, feel good, intense, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, unemployment, unlikely criminals, bank robbery, police investigation, husband wife relationship, bankruptcy, cons and scams, survival, romance, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 6K
The Crew (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four retired mobsters plan one last crime to save their retirement home.
Style: humorous, funny, stylized, witty, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, vengeance, farce, unlikely criminals, hitman, crimes, partners, dishonesty, rivalry, human nature, dark humor, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, miami, florida, usa, miami beach
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Plunkett & Macleane (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Will Plunkett and Captain James Macleane, two men from different ends of the social spectrum in 18th-century England, enter a gentlemen's agreement: They decide to rid the aristocrats of their belongings. With Plunkett's criminal know-how ...
Style: exciting, humorous, witty, entertaining, colourful ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, heist, adventure, crimes, love triangle, partners, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, buddies, revenge ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 21K
Nobody's Fool (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sully is a rascally ne'er-do-well approaching retirement age. While he is pressing a worker's compensation suit for a bad knee, he secretly works for his nemesis, Carl, and flirts with Carl's young wife Toby. Sully's long- ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, atmospheric, talky ...
Plot: small town, father son relationship, redemption, justice, self discovery, family relations, parents and children, aging, elderly, retirement, generation gap, family reunited ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, new york state, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Welcome to Collinwood (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Five hapless inner-city low-lifes attempt to burgle a pawnbroker's safe, but end up being plagued by bad luck.
Style: humorous, entertaining, absurd, clever, satirical ...
Plot: heist, prison, crimes, greed, runaway, safecracker, cons and scams, criminal heroes, dishonesty, robbery, planning, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 3K
Palookaville (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jerry and his two pals, Russ and Syd, are just looking for some easy money to help them break out of their nowhere lives in their nowhere town. Despite a bungled jewelry store heist which exposes their incompetence as criminals, a fateful event (and ...
Style: humorous, sexy, harsh, stylized, affectionate ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, robbery, dark humor, crime gone awry, crimes, heist, mentor, nudity (full frontal - brief), loneliness, life philosophy, vengeance, multiple storylines ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 132K
Matchstick Men (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A phobic con artist and his protege are on the verge of pulling off a lucrative swindle when the con artist's teenage daughter arrives unexpectedly.
Style: suspense, psychological, twist ending, intellectual, feel good ...
Plot: con artists, cons and scams, twists and turns, mental illness, heist, con men, crimes, life philosophy, slick, father daughter relationship, obsession, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.1
 4K
Burglar (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Bernice "Bernie" Rhodenbarr is a burglar by trade, and she runs a bookstore as well. Her friend Carl Hefler is a dog groomer. After a successful burglary, it's discovered that a dead body was in the house she burgled. As she's ...
Style: humorous, sexy, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, chase, murder, thief, nothing goes right, odd couple, protagonist as suspect, partners, disorder, who done it, false accusation, heist ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.9
 18K
The Big Bounce (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A small-time con artist and a Hawaiian real estate developer's mischievous, enterprising mistress team up for a potential $200,000 score.
Style: humorous, intense, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: robbery, skinny dipping, blackmail, mentor, adventure, judge, deception, unlikely criminals, crimes, betrayal, erotica, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hawaii, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%