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The Biggest Robbery Never Told (2002)
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The Biggest Robbery Never Told (2002)
Original name: El robo más grande jamás contado
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucas Santos, named El Santo is petty thief going continuously in and out of jail. Tired of small thefts, he aims to strike a blow that makes him famous and become the star of all media. His wife Lucia, a comprehensive and sweet woman, while awaiting the return of her husband, works as a stripper at a nightclub. Finally, Lucas gathers a band of petty thieves and decides to steal, from the National Museum of Art Reina Sofía, its most valuable painting: Picasso's Guernica.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, not serious
Plot: heist, crimes, partners, crime, ambition, museum, criminal heroes, disorder, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, misfit partners, unlikely criminals, desire for fame, prison, hacker, stripper, singer, dancer, robbery, nightclub, religious fanatic, painting, strip club, criminal gang, career criminal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain

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Most similar movies to The Biggest Robbery Never Told

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and not serious films with plots about disorder, crimes, nothing goes right, crime, partners, criminal heroes and heist mostly in Comedy, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like The Biggest Robbery Never Told: Robbery at 3 O'clock (1962), Back by Midnight (2004), Crimen imperfecto (1970), Who's Minding the Mint? (1967), RPM (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Robbery at 3 O'clock (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Galindo works in a bank. One day he convinces the other employees in the bank to plan a hold-up in the bank they are working. They prepare everything carefully. However, real robbers come just before the fake ones.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: bank, gang, heist, bank robbery, criminal heroes, workplace situations, crimes, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, crime, unlikely criminals, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Back by Midnight (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The warden of a small, rundown, minimum-security prison plots revenge against the the prison's dishonest owner by having four inmates break out and plan a department store robbery to spruce up the prison's faculties.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: prison, cons and scams, fish out of water, disorder, partners, buddies, friends, misfit, prison life, odd couple, heist, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Almost Perfect Bank Robbery (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cop and his expensive fiancée, a bank teller, plan the perfect bank robbery. All goes well until the FBI suspects, almost immediately, an inside job. Their plans to move the money out of the country, then just to cover their tracks, make them ...
Style: humorous, rough, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, best friends, chases and races, fugitives, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, special agents, reluctant partners, unlikely criminals, bank, beach ...
Time: 90s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Crimen imperfecto (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two private detectives called Salomon (Fernando Fernan-Gomez) and Torcuato (Jose Luis Lopez Vazquez), are engaged in questionable conduct research and work reports
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious, psychedelic
Plot: detective agency, disguise, friendship, crime, crimes, nothing goes right, goofy hero, unlikely criminals, drugs/alcohol, partners, buddies, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Who's Minding the Mint? (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A bumbling government employee accidentally destroys a small fortune and decides to break into the US Mint to replace it, but before long everyone wants a slice of the action - and the money.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: heist, safecracker, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, nothing goes right, crimes, romance, mute or deaf, criminal heroes, forgery, workplace, crime gone awry ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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RPM (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A professional car thief pulls off the heist of a lifetime when he steals a prototype supercar.
Style: realistic, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, chases and races, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, adventure, betrayal, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
They Went That-A-Way & That-A-Way (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dewey (Tim Conway) and Wallace (Chuck McCann) are small-town lawmen who are ordered by the governor to go undercover as prison inmates to find out where a gang of thieves have hidden their loot. While they're undercover, however, the governor ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: prison, small town, parody, undercover, prison life, small town life, disorder, partners, criminal heroes, working undercover, confined, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Cracksman (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Ernest Wright's peerless prowess as a locksmith comes to the attention of a tough big-time crook, who feels that the little man would be a valuable asset to his crime kingdom. In order to inveigle him into a series of jobs, he sets up a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Plot: righting the wronged, rivalry, crime gone awry, crime, unlikely criminals, crimes, cons and scams, gangsters, working undercover, criminal heroes, prison life, gang ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Hold-Up (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lola's a single mom, broke, working as a janitor and maid. Silvia is pregnant, and her lover (her boss) won't leave his wife. Maite, newly a widow, discovers she's penniless but wants to maintain appearances and give her daughter a ...
Style: sexual, sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, bank, babies and infants, parents and children, hostages, master and servant, criminal heroes, cons and scams, unlikely criminals, inventions and discoveries, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Stealing Rembrandt (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two bumbling scrap metal thieves - father and son - steal the wrong painting during a museum heist. The painting turns out to be the only original Rembrandt painting in Denmark, and all hell breaks loose. What do you do when you've got ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: museum, painting, collector, negotiation, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, parents and children, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, chases and races, small time ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Going Down in Morocco (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A girl, who lives together with her cousin who earns some money by dealing and her boyfriend who is a policeman, is regularly transporting some drugs from Marocco for her cousin. As all of them smoke grass from time to time there is need for more. ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, crime gone awry, drug dealing, on the run, disorder, crime, chases and races, stoners, crimes, police, female nudity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Who Do I Gotta Kill? (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Who says crime doesn't pay? The mob will pay Jimmy Corona anything to stay away. But, then again, so would most people. His agent brushes off Jimmy's latest book proposal: detailing the conspiracy between Lee Harvey Oswald and Marylin ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious
Plot: unlikely criminals, crimes, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime, down on your luck, assassination, breakup, deadly, dishonesty, murder, mafia ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The White River Kid (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two con men are traveling through the American South when they are held hostage by a serial killer, who is running from the authorities.
Style: offbeat, realistic, humorous, not serious, road movie
Plot: crime, fugitives, crimes, hostages, cons and scams, nothing goes right, chases and races, confined, criminal heroes, on the run, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Big Store (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four guys working for a small grocer in trouble, declare war on a new giant neighborhood supermarket by attempting several coups. A film about the big store taking over the business of smaller stores.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: motorcycle chase, ambition, misfit partners, contests and competitions, nothing goes right, underdog, rivalry, prank, store, buddies, partners, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Excuse Me Darling, But Lucas Loved Me (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Until Lucas appeared in their lives, Dani, Carlos and Toni had a quiet life with no major concerns. They shared almost everything: the house, housework, dogs, his homosexual tendencies and debts. It was these that forced them to rent one of the ...
Style: cynical, semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Adrenaline Drive (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A gas leak explosion at a yakuza hideout provides a shy nurse and a rental car clerk with the opportunity to take a briefcase full of money. A cross-country chase ensues.
Style: offbeat, realistic, dark humor, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, hospital, yakuza, love and romance, fall in love, nothing goes right, fugitives, crime, gangsters, crimes, chase, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Frits and Franky (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Frits & Franky find a lot of money in a car that crashes into the water. They don't know what to do with it.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: family relations, disorder, nothing goes right, chases and races, crimes, gangsters, unlikely criminals, crime
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Anonymous Queen (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Anna Luz, a married woman, rethinks her life when she receives the visit of a stranger who claims to be her neighbor from the floor below. His arrival coincides with the entry of a series of extravagant characters who, as in a dream, invade his ...
Style: offbeat, sexual, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: farce, nothing goes right, sexual relations, couples, disorder, shower, gun
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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I Got the Hook Up (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two broke buddies feel lucky when they come upon a truckload of cellular phones and begin selling them out of the back of their van. Trouble arises though, when the phones develop faults. The two friends then not only have to deal with unsatisfied ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, hip hop, gangsters, disorder, dishonesty, buddies, heist, cons and scams, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, crimes, odd couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles, new orleans, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Bullit & Ripper (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: French filmmaker Eric Lartigau directs the anarchic buddy comedy Bullit and Riper, originally released as Mais qui a tue Pamela Rose? French comedic television stars Kad Merad and Olivier Barroux are both the protagonists and the screenwriters. As a ...
Style: exciting, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: investigation, law enforcement, disorder, deadly, heroes, buddies, partners, odd couple, assassination attempt, misfit partners, parody, reunion ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Surrender (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A wealthy writer who has had terrible experiences with money-hungry girlfriends & ex-wives pretends to be a broke, washed-up novelist to see if the woman he loves wants him for himself or just for his money.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: heist, love triangle, artist, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, love and romance, crimes, couple relations, romance, self discovery, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Scalpers (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A newcomer to ticket scalping, Joey Grey fights for his place in this new world.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, partners, doctors and patients, criminal heroes, gangsters, cons and scams, nothing goes right, crime, crimes, rebelliousness, crime gone awry, best friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: medical school, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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3 Strikes (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Brian Hooks plays a character who is just released from jail. And the state adopts a "3 strikes" rule for felons that involves serious penalties. Hooks has 2 strikes, and wants to change his life for the better. When a friend picks him up, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: going straight, comedy of errors, starting over, righting the wronged, nothing goes right, cons and scams, heist, law enforcement, partners, disorder, on the run, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Vinci (2004)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, forgery, cons and scams, crimes, crime, once in a lifetime opportunity, criminal heroes, chases and races, nothing goes right, disorder, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Erkan & Stefan (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Editor Eckernförde has come into the possession of an audiocassette that contains a recording of the last minutes of deceased politician Uwe Barschel. The circumstances of his untimely death have never been completely resolved - until now. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, bodyguard, state affairs, misfit partners, nothing goes right, goofy hero, chases and races, paralysis, escapades, partners, friends, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Be Wanton and Tread No Shame (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Pablo and Fernando, owners of a children's book publishing company about to go bankrupt, have managed through unorthodox means to contract the country's best-selling author, Adela Mora. The evening of the official signing, Paco asks his ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy
Plot: farce, infidelity, screwball, couples, disorder, dishonesty, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, cons and scams, verbal byplay, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Killer Babes (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three wealthy women hire a hit man to get rid of one of their cheating husbands, everything goes wrong.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, dark humor
Plot: hitman, crime, nothing goes right, crimes, unlikely criminals, disorder, friends, best friends, comedy of errors, trophy wife, plastic surgery, shot in the face ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Three Brothers (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three half-brothers are reunited at their mother's funeral. After being told of their inheritance they quickly spend the money, only to find out that they will not receive it after all. The men grow closer while deciding how to proceed.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Plot: on the run, family relations, charity, family problems, disorder, partners, cons and scams, inheritance, trial, money, brother brother relationship, brotherhood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Jönsson Gang Gets Gold Fever (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sickan has a new plan. This time, the gang are going to steal a small computer micro chip which contains...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, not serious
Plot: dishonesty, disorder, partners, crime, cons and scams, crimes, criminal heroes, farce, heist, gang, master criminal, city hall ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Miracles (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Miracles is a 1986 comedy film about a newly divorced couple who can't seem to get away from one another. The film was written and directed by Jim Kouf, and stars Teri Garr, Tom Conti, Paul Rodriguez, and Christopher Lloyd.
Style: exciting, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: robbery, divorced couple, bank robbery, romance, criminal heroes, jungle, heist, destiny, disorder, goofy hero, adventure, self discovery ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%