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, suspenseful, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crime, master criminal, partners against crime, museum, special agents, police station, tough law enforcer, crime gone awry, investigation, police investigation, track down, couple relations, cons and scams, frame up, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, gangsters, single parent, unsupportive spouse, chase, estrangement, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, new york, spain, usa, barcelona, 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, chases and races, crime, rivalry, criminal heroes and dishonesty mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Art Heist: Thick as Thieves (2009), Steal (2002), Framed (2002), Harold Robbins' Body Parts (2001), Money Crush (1996). 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, serious, suspenseful, realistic, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, boardwalk, police investigation, master criminal, one last job, crime, government agency, betrayal, crime gone awry, police station, on the run, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.5
 5K
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bank, chase, heist, car chase, criminal heroes, police investigation, crime, extreme sports, buddies, criminal's revenge, gang, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.7
 636
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, master criminal, crime, partners against crime, reluctant partners, special agents, tough law enforcer, witnessing a crime, chase, mind game, frame up, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, prostitute, criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, betrayal, drug dealing, cons and scams, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia, california, the philippines, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 302
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, good versus evil, criminal heroes, crime, police investigation, criminal, money, sister, deal, undercover, killer, buddies ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.7
 383
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, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, criminal heroes, gang, gangsters, crime, crime gone awry, frame up, heist, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 2.7
 417
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, murder, police investigation, crime, criminal's revenge, master criminal, partners against crime, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, fighting crime, track down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.6
 15K
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, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime, robbery, criminal heroes, gangsters, police corruption, burglar, bank robber, bank, gang, master criminal, chase ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 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: prison, heist, kidnapping, car chase, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime, running, gang, hostages, special agents, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: criminal heroes, police investigation, crime, folk hero, lone wolves, master criminal, partners against crime, serial killer, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, track down, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
 687
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, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: burned alive, murder, heist, undercover, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, adventure, skyscraper, master thief, fire, hostages, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, urban, partners against crime, crime, police corruption, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, partners, investigation, police investigation, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.6
 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, race against time, terrorism, police investigation, hostages, crime, master criminal, one man army, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, unlikely partners, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, serious, realistic, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, criminal heroes, suburbs, hostages, crime, master criminal, special agents, crime gone awry, on the run, violence spree, heist, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: criminal heroes, gang, crime, cons and scams, store, heist, working undercover, crimes, dishonesty, partners, gangsters, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal heroes, gang, crime, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Red Siren (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Nearly 13, Alice rebels, telling the Paris police that her mother is a murderer. Alice has no evidence; her mother, Eva, rich and powerful, avoids charges. Alice promptly runs away, determined to find her dad whom she claims lives in Portugal. The ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police station, hitman, police investigation, fugitives, master criminal, crime, tough law enforcer, chase, manhunt, on the run, track down, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, asia, france, lisbon portugal, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.5
 600
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, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, on the road, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, store, odd couple, crime, chase, crime gone awry, on the run, cons and scams, heist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.4
 435
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, ambiguous ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, loan shark, insurance fraud, explosion, police shootout, debt, heist, criminal's revenge, gang, crime, gangsters, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 14K
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, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, police investigation, undercover, crime, hostages, master criminal, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, race against time, working undercover, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, paris france, manhattan new york city, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.8
 1K
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: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, french noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, burglar, car chase, chase, criminal heroes, crime, theft, gang of thieves, chases and races, crimes, gangsters, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: greece, europe, france, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Top of the World (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In Las Vegas for a quicky divorce, a just-paroled ex-cop and his wife wander into the Top of the World Casino, run by the shady Charles Atlas. They win big, right as the casino is being robbed. The police believe their big win was a staged ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, criminal heroes, police investigation, fugitives, hostages, tough law enforcer, betrayal, chase, crime gone awry, cons and scams, false accusation, heist ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.3
 417
Face of Terror (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A police officer searching for his missing sister in Spain uncovers a terrorist cell.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sister, police investigation, master criminal, partners against crime, secret agents, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, race against time, terrorism, track down, addiction, drug abuse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, spain, usa, los angeles, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, conspiracy, police corruption, assassin, criminal, crime, chase, police detective, motorcycle chase, master criminal, urban, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, iceland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 2K
Once a Thief (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set in Hong Kong and Vancouver, the story follows Mac Ramsey and Li Ann Tsei, lovers and professional thieves who are separated while fleeing the powerful Hong Kong underworld crime lord who raised and trained them. After being imprisoned in Hong ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime, gangsters, on the run, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, master criminal, betrayal, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, canada, hong kong
⇓ 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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, protagonist as suspect, crime, investigation, urban, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes, heroes, gangsters, on the run, frame up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.2
 718
Mission Park (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four friends from the rough side of town grow apart when two are consumed by a life of crime, and the other two become FBI agents sent deep undercover - to bring down those childhood friends.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, crime, urban, working undercover, police officer, crimes, drug dealing, criminal heroes, ambition, law enforcement, undercover, right hand man
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, martial arts, master criminal, romance, unlikely criminals, chase, crime gone awry, bank, lovers on the run, love affair, true love ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 5K
Cold Eyes (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: HA Yoon-ju becomes the newest member to a unit within the Korean Police Forces Special Crime Department that specializes in surveillance activities on high profile criminals. She teams up with HWANG Sang-Jun, the veteran leader of the unit, and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, police investigation, partners against crime, fighting crime, track down, crimes, law enforcement, partners, gang, chases and races, map, rookie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.2
 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, buddy comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, drug dealing, criminal heroes, bounty hunter, adventure, buddies, jungle, criminal's revenge, fugitives, gangsters, lone wolves, master criminal ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: latin america, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%