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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, ambition, comedy of errors, unlikely criminals, crimes, partners, museum, disorder, nothing goes right, misfit partners, desire for fame, criminal gang, art theft, planning, crime, criminal heroes, nudity (full frontal - brief), teenager, prison, hacker, caper, stripper, singer, dancer, robbery ...
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, crime and friends 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), Killer Babes (2007), The Hold-Up (2001), Who's Minding the Mint? (1967). 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: gang, bank, heist, bank robbery, bank clerk, unlikely criminals, comedy of errors, jazz, workplace situations, vengeance, nothing goes right, workplace ...
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: prison, odd couple, criminal heroes, prison life, cons and scams, fish out of water, heist, nothing goes right, confined, misfit, crimes, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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78%
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic, dark humor, melancholic ...
Plot: hitman, crimes, best friends, comedy of errors, disorder, friends, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, cheating, crime, strong female presence, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, bank, comedy of errors, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, single parent, hostage, working class, cons and scams, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: safecracker, heist, criminal heroes, forgery, unlikely criminals, misfit, romance, workplace, crime gone awry, friends, crimes, buddies ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Plot: museum, painting, on the run, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, heist, unlikely criminals, collector, disorder, dishonesty, small time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, europe
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61%
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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, street life, family drama, con artists, mentor, transformation, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.9
 3K
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: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, 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, chases and races, collector ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.9
 2K
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: heist, comedy of errors, disorder, cons and scams, buddies, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, crimes, dishonesty, social relations, village life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, unlikely criminals, adventure, betrayal, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, rivalry, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, partners, chase ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
 3K
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, comedy of errors, going straight, on the run, law enforcement, partners, nothing goes right, disorder, righting the wronged, cons and scams, heist, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, psychedelic
Plot: detective agency, disguise, comedy of errors, unlikely criminals, crime, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, disorder, crimes, friends, crime gone awry, drug dealing ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: nothing goes right, goofy hero, police corruption, nightlife, family relations, disorder, partners, lifestyle, crimes, drug dealing, buddies, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, humorous, semi serious, cynical ...
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, misfit partners, disorder, partners, criminal heroes, chase, nothing goes right, on the run, ex convict ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, not serious, exciting
Plot: prison, farce, prison life, small town, small town life, working undercover, escape, disorder, crimes, partners, criminal heroes, parody ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, buddies, law enforcement, ambition, nothing goes right, police station, heist, friendship, silly humor, false arrest, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, fugitives, best friends, chases and races, crime, reluctant partners, partners, crime gone awry, heist, bank, storage unit, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 2K
The Nugget (2002)
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, exciting, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Plot: gold, ambition, disorder, couple relations, treasure hunt, crime gone awry, social misfits, partners, buddies, nothing goes right, cons and scams, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, humorous, not serious, entertaining, light ...
Plot: on the run, family problems, family relations, disorder, charity, partners, cons and scams, inheritance, trial, money, brother brother relationship, brotherhood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, odd couple, crimes, heist, cons and scams, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles, los angeles, new orleans, hawaii
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41%
Skills Like This (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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, realistic ...
Plot: heist, crimes, romance, friendship, friends, couples, disorder, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, criminal, bank, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: bodyguard, chase, obsessive quest, buddies, nothing goes right, goofy hero, disorder, partners, escapades, sarcasm, misfit partners, silly humor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, germany, munich germany
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40%
Never Been Thawed (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hilarious mockumentary about the delicious hobby of frozen food collecting and Christian rock band, The Christers. The film follows the Mesa Frozen Entree Enthusiast's Club as they plan their first Frozen Entree Enthusiasts Convention.
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: rise to the top, ambition, lifestyle, friendship, disorder, desire for fame, ego clash, partners, nothing goes right, rivalry, misfit, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, arizona
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39%
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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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, nothing goes right, kids in trouble, cons and scams, rebelliousness, obsession, gambling, disorder, best friends, crimes, buddies, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
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39%
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
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), loss of virginity, nothing goes right, crime, crimes, chases and races, on the run, crime gone awry, drug dealing, stoners, disorder, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: investigation, parody, save the day, deadly, partners, law enforcement, reunion, reluctant partners, buddies, partners against crime, odd couple, crimes ...
Place: france
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Carpool (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with an important business meeting finds himself having to take care of the carpool for the neighborhood school children when his wife gets sick. Stopping to get donuts for the kids, things go even more awry when he finds himself a victim of a ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: chase, mischievous children, robbery, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, on the road, parents and children, family, disorder, hostage, heist, hostages ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle
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36%
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: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious, sentimental
Plot: obsessive quest, nothing goes right, fish out of water, disorder, escapades, race against time, ambition, globalization, travel, desert, world cup, on the road ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mongolia, brazil, asia, latin america
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35%
Run for Your Wife (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: John Smith has been happily involved in a bigamous marriage for five years. He lives with Stephanie in Finsbury and Michelle in Stockwell. Fortunately, for John, he's a taxi driver which involves varying shift work! Simple? Well, when John ...
Style: not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, sex comedy
Plot: couples, disorder, love triangle, love and romance, nothing goes right, dishonesty, infidelity, comedy of errors, life turned upside down, taxi driver, farce, bigamy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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35%
Protect and Serve (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of bumbling French cops team up to take on the underworld.
Style: feel good, realistic, not serious, exciting, humorous
Plot: odd couple, fish out of water, police investigation, misfit, partners, law enforcement, crimes, disorder, heroic mission, fighting crime, partners against crime, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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