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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, suspenseful, not serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: heist, art theft, criminal gang, ambition, comedy of errors, unlikely criminals, crimes, museum, nothing goes right, partners, disorder, misfit partners, desire for fame, planning, robbery, nudity (full frontal - brief), criminal heroes, prison, teenager, hacker, caper, stripper, singer, dancer, nightclub ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, not serious and semi serious films with plots about disorder, nothing goes right, crimes, partners, heist, friends and unlikely criminals 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), The Hold-Up (2001), Stealing Rembrandt (2002), Killer Babes (2007). 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: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: gang, heist, bank, bank robbery, bank clerk, disorder, criminal heroes, crimes, workplace, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: spain
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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: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: prison, odd couple, criminal heroes, prison life, nothing goes right, confined, buddies, misfit, crimes, heist, cons and scams, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, bank, comedy of errors, unlikely criminals, hostage, cons and scams, working class, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crimes, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Stealing Rembrandt (2002)
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: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: museum, criminal heroes, painting, heist, on the run, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, collector, disorder, small time ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, crimes, best friends, comedy of errors, disorder, friends, dark humor, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, strong female presence, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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62%
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Santa Claus (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 80 min.
Story: One night, a burglar in a Santa Claus costume is surprised by Victor, a young boy who believes he is the real Santa Claus. Victor then follows him, and they embark on an unexpected adventure that will change their lives.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, melancholic
Plot: partners, heist, friends, crimes, redemption, adventure, con artists, street life, mentor, transformation, disorder, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: safecracker, heist, workplace, crimes, criminal heroes, forgery, dishonesty, partners, unlikely criminals, misfit, mute or deaf, crime gone awry ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Dope (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alphonse Brown, who firmly believes he is the bastard son of James Brown, meets up with his best friend Scotch after Brown gets out of jail. On their way to Paris to begin careers as recording artists, the pair stumbles across a potent type of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: partners, crimes, drug dealing, friends, chase, misfit partners, buddies, nothing goes right, silly humor, disorder, drug abuse, marijuana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Vinci (2004)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The sophisticated thief of art Robert "Cuma" Cuminski is released on probation from the local prison by the corrupt Doctor Wiaderny to organize the theft of the famous Leonardo Da Vinci painting "Lady with Ermine" for the dealer ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forgery, art theft, cons and scams, heist, criminal heroes, law enforcement, once in a lifetime opportunity, crimes, nothing goes right, partners, collector, heist gone wrong ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: unlikely criminals, gangsters, family relations, silly humor, nothing goes right, disorder, crimes, chases and races
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Killer Bud (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After losing another job, two idiots embark on an adventure of mythic proportion: to acquire "Feed Bags," the discontinued entire-meal-in-a-bag, to impress their two equally dim-witted dates. When the only convenience store in town that ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Plot: best friends, buddies, nothing goes right, heist, unemployment, social misfits, drug dealing, crimes, partners, misfit, society, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.5
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RPM (1997)
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: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, cons and scams, rivalry, betrayal, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, partners, criminal's revenge, crimes, criminal heroes, adventure, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, partners, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, crimes, fugitives, law enforcement, best friends, dishonesty, reluctant partners, criminal heroes, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Robin des Bois, la véritable histoire (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Robin des Bois, with his friend Tuck, are bad guy: they only steal poor, women and old people. They dream to get they own brothel in town, like the Pussycat. They decide to rob Nottingham's tax office, but they meet the Sherwood gang - who ...
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, light, captivating ...
Plot: folk hero, crimes, adventure, silly humor, heist, gang, disorder, rich and poor, escapades, forest, criminal heroes, partners ...
Time: middle ages
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44%
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, psychedelic ...
Plot: disguise, detective agency, crime gone awry, drug dealing, friendship, buddies, unlikely criminals, partners, crimes, comedy of errors, disorder, goofy hero ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 149
Da Block Party (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: One hot summer day in New Orleans, BJ (Troy Anders) tries to keep his deceased brother's legacy alive by throwing the hottest, rip-roaring block party of the summer. But he has a few obstacles to overcome first, one jealous baby-mamma and a ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: nothing goes right, goofy hero, family relations, disorder, crimes, lifestyle, buddies, partners, drug dealing, police corruption, nightlife, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, realistic, not serious, parody, suspenseful ...
Plot: prison, farce, escape, disorder, small town life, working undercover, prison life, small town, crimes, partners, criminal heroes, undercover ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Hold-Up (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Dressed as a clown, the clever rascal Grimm holds up the most secure bank of Montreal and takes 30 hostages. While confusing and ridiculing the police with his strange behavior, he calmly manages to rid the bank of a fortune. But then an unsatisfied ...
Style: realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, misfit partners, crimes, disorder, chase, partners, criminal heroes, on the run, nothing goes right, ex convict, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada, montreal, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Skills Like This (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Max Solomon faces the awful truth that he will never be a writer. So, in a desperate attempt to find his true calling, he turns to crime. In this inventive comedy, three friends have their lives turned upside down when one of them realizes that ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: crimes, heist, romance, friendship, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, friends, disorder, couples, criminal, bank, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Holy Water (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The village of Kilcoulins Leap was once a thriving spa town, and was home to a famous Holy Well, but now offers little by way of employment for its people, and its decline seems inexorable. When local Postie, Podger Byrnes, comes up with a plan to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: heist, comedy of errors, disorder, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, crimes, social relations, nothing goes right, buddies, cons and scams, village, deadend life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Santa Claus Gang (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On christmas eve, three friends dressed as Santa Clauses, are arrested for attempted robbery and taken to police station, suspected to be group of thieves known as "The Santa Claus Gang". While trying to prove their innocence, the three ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: false accusation, comedy of errors, law enforcement, buddies, nothing goes right, ambition, police station, heist, friendship, couple relations, contests and competitions, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: not serious, humorous, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, buddies, goofy hero, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, disorder, partners, escapades, bodyguard, sarcasm, friends, paralysis ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, europe, munich germany
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38%
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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, not serious, feel good, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: starting over, going straight, comedy of errors, hip hop, on the run, nothing goes right, partners, law enforcement, righting the wronged, disorder, cons and scams, heist ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: not serious, cynical, humorous, witty, suspense ...
Plot: rise to the top, ambition, lifestyle, friendship, disorder, partners, ego clash, desire for fame, nothing goes right, misfit, rivalry, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, not serious, humorous
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, rivalry, kids in trouble, best friends, buddies, crimes, crime gone awry, ambition, disorder, obsession, gambling, cons and scams ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 'The Nugget' looks at how instant wealth suddenly changes the lives of three working class men - not necessarily for the better, but always with hilarious consequences.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, exciting
Plot: gold, ambition, treasure hunt, nothing goes right, social misfits, crime gone awry, buddies, partners, cons and scams, couple relations, disorder, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ...
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Time: 90s
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The Great Match (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A comedy about the attempts of tribal groups around the world to watch a soccer match.
Style: realistic, not serious, witty, humorous, sentimental
Plot: nothing goes right, obsessive quest, ambition, race against time, escapades, disorder, fish out of water, globalization, travel, desert, world cup, adventure ...
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Run for Your Wife (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
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