Movies like Art Heist

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Art Heist (2004)
 4.3
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Art Heist (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An art expert assists an investigation into a stolen painting in Barcelona; as more paintings are being stolen, she learns she is being framed for the crimes. She must solve the crimes and clear her name with the assistance of her estranged New York cop husband.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, frame up, gangsters, crimes, special agents, investigation, couple relations, partners, crime, chase, track down, danger, museum, couples, chases and races, dishonesty, master criminal, law enforcement, police station, criminal heroes, single parent, police investigation, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, barcelona, europe, spain, usa, barcelona spain

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and exciting films with plots about crimes, law enforcement, crime, chases and races, rivalry, criminal heroes and dishonesty mostly in Action, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Art Heist: Thick as Thieves (2009), Steal (2002), Hard Cash (2002), Red Line (1995), Framed (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Thick as Thieves (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A master thief recruits a notorious thief to help him steal two famous Faberge eggs from an impenetrable vault in an effort to pull off one final job and repay his debt to the Russian mob.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, heist, one last job, police investigation, betrayal, government agency, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, art theft ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.5
 6K
Steal (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, UK, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An entrepreneurial criminal, Slim (Dorff) is as smart as they come. Cocky and confident, he assembles a team of risk-taking rush-seekers to pull off a series of five bank heists, each time using a different extreme sport to make the getaway. ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heist, car chase, bank, chase, partners, police investigation, danger, dishonesty, law enforcement, master criminal, crime gone awry, femme fatale ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 4.5
 3K
Hard Cash (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Released from prison, an infamous thief and his new crew pull of a brilliant robbery but then become embroiled with a corrupt FBI agent when they discover the money is marked.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, prison, car chase, crime, cons and scams, criminal heroes, police corruption, partners, law enforcement, deadly, special agents, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.7
 396
Red Line (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A car thief is seen stealing, and is blackmailed into stealing more cars for someone else's profit.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, heist, friends, frame up, gang, crime gone awry, danger, chases and races, gangsters, crime, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 649
Framed (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: New York detective Mike Santini (Rob Lowe) is enjoying a holiday with his family when he spots Eddie Meyers (Sam Neill) a fugitive from justice who might be the key witness in a high profile case involving money laundering. Santini plays a major ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough law enforcer, rivalry, chase, legal, police corruption, police investigation, mind game, dishonesty, master criminal, deadly, chases and races, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.2
 420
Face of Terror (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A police officer searching for his missing sister in Spain uncovers a terrorist cell.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sister, life is a bitch, police investigation, terrorism, kidnapping, missing person, drug dealing, race against time, drug abuse, danger, undercover, addiction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, spain, europe, barcelona, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.6
 16K
Doberman (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The charismatic criminal Dobermann, who got his first gun when he was christened, leads a gang of brutal robbers. After a complex and brutal bank robbery, they are being hunted by the Paris police. The hunt is led by the sadistic cop Christini, who ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, crime, chase, police corruption, partners, law enforcement, deadly, disorder, master criminal, model, violence spree ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Harold Robbins' Body Parts (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ty's pal J.J. frames him in a murder and cocaine theft in Hong Kong in 1992. Ty's wife Rachel may be in on the con, so, when Ty gets early release from prison as a gesture of good will from the city's new Mainland government, he ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, frame up, criminal's revenge, chases and races, criminal heroes, cons and scams, crimes, crime, on the run, vengeance, betrayal, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, usa, asia, the philippines, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 309
Money Crush (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Flush with $3 million in counterfeit bills, a pair of small-time criminals hope to make the big time by trading it in for a cool million in authentic cash. However, when the trade goes awry, three men end up murdered- one a cop with a vengeful ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, good versus evil, crime gone awry, gang, police investigation, heist, one man army, police detective, hitman, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.2
 696
Firetrap (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Master burglar Max Hopper is released early after three years and soon gets an exceptional job: stealing an advanced computer-chip from the IQ Industries headquarters. His first attempt fails; when he enters in cop uniform during an emergency board ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, undercover, burned alive, murder, frame up, adventure, save the day, criminal's revenge, chases and races, confined, cons and scams, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Long Arm of the Law (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An ultra-violent and ultra-gritty tale of desperate Chinese would-be jewel thieves hoping to make a quick, effortless score in Hong Kong. Naturally, things go afoul, and the gang must hide out until the heat dies down, besmirched with the blood of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: contests and competitions, crime, criminal heroes, unlikely partners, working undercover, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, gangsters, crime gone awry, danger, heist, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
 16K
Nighthawks (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An international terrorist has New York in a grip of panic and it's up to Det. Sgt. Deke DaSilva to take him down.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, tough law enforcer, police investigation, crime, master criminal, danger, hostages, working undercover, crimes, fighting crime, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, paris france, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.5
 6K
Ticker (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ray Nettles, a detective of San Francisco, and his partner Fuzzy must take up to one of the most dangerous terrorist gangs of the city. When one of the terrorists, the beautiful scientist Claire Manning is arrested, Swan, the leader of the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, terrorism, race against time, save the day, daring rescue, master criminal, police investigation, hostages, tough law enforcer, unlikely partners, crime, reluctant partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 2.3
 428
Death Toll (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New Orleans has the No. 1 per capita murder rating in the nation. A decade earlier the city was dubbed the "Murder Capital of the Country." Drugs and violence controlled the streets, taking a toll on the city's law enforcement, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crimes, working undercover, tough law enforcer, crime, partners against crime, reluctant partners, chases and races, criminal's revenge, society, rivalry, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.4
 614
Backflash (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman is released from prison and heads home to help outwit a local mob boss and pull off the scam of a lifetime.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, deadly, murder, heist, cons and scams, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, chases and races, criminal's revenge, crime, partners ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.4
 484
High Voltage (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After unknowingly robbing a money laundering operation the heist crew must avoid mobsters.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, danger, disorder, chases and races, crimes, gangsters, bank, good versus evil, law enforcement, deadly, crime gone awry, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Caught in the Crossfire (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two detectives investigating a gang-related find themselves targeted by both gang members and crooked cops.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, gang, investigation, police detective, police investigation, urban, partners against crime, crimes, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Against the Law (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A trigger-happy outlaw goes on the run and a burned out, disillusioned cop gives chase. They end up head-to-head in a Los Angeles shoot out.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, serial killer, journalism, police investigation, rivalry, heroes, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, chases and races, working undercover, lone wolves ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 2K
The Burglars (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In Athens a collection of emeralds is successfully stolen by a team of robbers, led by safe-cracker Azad. Things go smoothly until they miss the ship by which they planned their escape; a police chief pursues Azad while he waits for the next ship to ...
Style: realistic, exciting, cynical, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, car chase, burglar, police investigation, traffic jam, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, drive away, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: greece, france, europe, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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 ⇓
44%
Welcome to the Punch (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When notorious criminal Jacob Sternwood is forced to return to London, it gives detective Max Lewinsky one last chance to take down the man he's always been after.
Style: stylized, serious, twists and turns, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, heist, police corruption, conspiracy, assassin, police detective, criminal, crime, anti-hero, law enforcement, criminal heroes, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, iceland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 843
Swindle (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crimes, fall in love, disorder, dishonesty, master criminal, gang, law enforcement, partners, rivalry, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.9
 224
The Hard Truth (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A suspended cop and his girlfriend blackmail an electronics expert into helping them break into the safe of the girlfriend's boss, a corrupt city councilman who's on the local mob's payroll.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, femme fatale, crimes, manipulations, betrayal, crime gone awry, police corruption, vengeance, law enforcement, disorder, partners ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
Invisible Target (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Three cops team up to bring down a criminal gang of seven, who have their own hidden agenda.
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fighting crime, law enforcement, vigilantism, kidnapping, gang, deadly, master criminal, crimes, gangsters, heist, car chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Walker, Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Walker investigates a murder connected with a missing government weapon. In addition, he tries to track down a teen on the run from a crime syndicate.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, chase, undercover, partners against crime, police detective, police investigation, tough heroes, crime, track down, law enforcement, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.7
 438
Styx (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Nelson puts his criminal ways behind him, having spent years as a first-rate safecracker. This resolution lasts until his brother finds himself owing money to organised crime and Nelson needs to do one last big job, with a few other professionals.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, ambiguous ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, debt, police shootout, explosion, loan shark, insurance fraud, crime, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cape town south africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 92
Easy Money (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Millionaire playgirl Ling Young (Michelle Yeoh) spends her free time staging elaborate heists -- not for the money but for the thrill of getting away with it. As part of her latest plan, Ling recruits a team of professionals from around the world to ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, investigation, frame up, criminal heroes, romance, crime, true love, master criminal, armored car, disorder, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
House of the Rising Sun (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ray, an ex-cop, is starting a new life looking to stay out of trouble. One evening, on Ray's watch, the nightclub he works for is robbed and the owner's son is shot dead. As his criminal past is exposed Ray hunts for the person responsible ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, nightclub, heroes, tough heroes, urban, investigation, gangsters, crimes, crime, chases and races, protagonist as suspect, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Living & Dying (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four desperate bank robbers are forced to abandon their lucrative heist plans and become the reluctant heroes when two of their hostages turn out to be psychotic killers who won't stop until everyone in the bank has been ruthlessly slaughtered. ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, deadly, disorder, law enforcement, suburbs, master criminal, crime gone awry, danger, on the run, rivalry, confined, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 3K
Gunmen (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Drug baron Peter Loomis (Patrick Stewart) has his $400 million dollar drug fortune stolen in South America. Loomis sends Armor O'Malley (Denis Leary), a ruthless killer to find his money. Cole Parker (Mario Van Peebles), a DEA Agent is on a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, chase, criminal's revenge, adventure, crimes, dishonesty, master criminal, partners, working undercover, criminal heroes, gangsters, lone wolves ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, latin america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%