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, track down, chase, danger, museum, couples, chases and races, dishonesty, master criminal, law enforcement, police station, police investigation, criminal heroes, single parent, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, barcelona, spain, usa, europe, 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 partners mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Art Heist: Thick as Thieves (2009), Steal (2002), Hard Cash (2002), Red Line (1995), The Burglars (1971). 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, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, 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, serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heist, car chase, bank, chase, police investigation, partners, criminal's revenge, betrayal, crime gone awry, danger, femme fatale, law enforcement ...
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, car chase, prison, police corruption, cons and scams, criminal heroes, crime, chases and races, criminal's revenge, special agents, partners, deadly ...
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: rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, danger, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, parents and children, crimes, chases and races, crime, gangsters, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: suspenseful, cynical, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, burglar, police corruption, crimes, partners, police investigation, gangsters, criminal heroes, dishonesty, investigation, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: greece, france, europe, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, tough law enforcer, special agents, fugitives, partners against crime, gangsters, witnessing a crime, reluctant partners, chases and races, working undercover, crimes, mind game ...
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sister, deadly, terrorism, police investigation, addiction, kidnapping, missing person, drug abuse, race against time, danger, drug dealing, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona, spain, europe, los angeles, usa
⇓ 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, realistic, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, crime, chase, police corruption, partners, law enforcement, master criminal, deadly, disorder, model, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, frame up, criminal heroes, crime, cons and scams, chases and races, partners, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, betrayal, track down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, usa, california, asia, the philippines ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, good versus evil, fighting crime, law enforcement, deadly, partners, track down, criminal's revenge, gangsters, tough law enforcer, crime, chases and races ...
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, cons and scams, crimes, confined, hostages, criminal's revenge, adventure, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.1
 6K
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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, partners against crime, fighting crime, partners, law enforcement, heist, track down, crime, gang, rookie, map, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough
Plot: tough law enforcer, crimes, contests and competitions, unlikely partners, partners against crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, cons and scams, store, heist, rivalry, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, tough law enforcer, crime, danger, master criminal, fighting crime, crimes, working undercover, hostages, police investigation, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, paris france, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, race against time, terrorism, master criminal, police investigation, save the day, daring rescue, hostages, confined, crime, danger, deadly ...
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, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, partners against crime, track down, crimes, working undercover, reluctant partners, criminal's revenge, crime, chases and races, rivalry, society, tough law enforcer ...
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, heist, odd couple, store, femme fatale, rivalry, chase, murder, desert, on the run, kidnapping, danger ...
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, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, disorder, danger, chases and races, crimes, gangsters, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, good versus evil, crime gone awry, bank ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, police brutality, chase, crimes, law enforcement, robbery, chases and races, gang, dishonesty, partners, partners in crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, crime, police investigation, investigation, police detective, police corruption, crimes, urban, gang, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: heroes, crimes, lone wolves, chases and races, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, criminal heroes, serial killer, police investigation, journalism, folk hero, master criminal ...
Time: 90s
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, twists and turns, serious, 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, dishonesty, master criminal, disorder, gang, law enforcement, partners, police corruption, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, hostages, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, vigilantism, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, heist, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safecracker, heist, femme fatale, crime gone awry, manipulations, crimes, betrayal, vengeance, police corruption, disorder, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ 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: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, ambiguous ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, debt, police shootout, loan shark, explosion, insurance fraud, cons and scams, golden years, going straight, gangsters, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cape town south africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, chase, police detective, undercover, partners against crime, crime, track down, law enforcement, rivalry, danger, tough heroes, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ 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: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: true love, femme fatale, chase, bank, danger, crime gone awry, armored car, dishonesty, master criminal, law enforcement, disorder, martial arts ...
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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, nightclub, heroes, investigation, tough heroes, on the run, protagonist as suspect, gangsters, chases and races, crime, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: serious, rough, bleak, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, crime gone awry, hitman, heist, disorder, law enforcement, deadly, master criminal, rivalry, criminal heroes, confined, hostages ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%