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My Secret Cache (1997)
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My Secret Cache (1997)
Original name: ひみつの花園
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sakiko, a young bank teller, has an unhealthy obsession with money. Thieves hold up the bank, kidnapping Sakiko in the process, but eventually crash their car, resulting in a suitcase stuffed with cash falling into a nearby river. For the remainder of the film, Sakiko begins a desperate quest to retrieve the money.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: heist, kidnapping, gambling, cave, obsession, crimes, graphic violence, destiny, bank, rivalry, contests and competitions, stash, disorder, farce, crime gone awry, dishonesty, obsessive quest, misfit partners, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, money, bank robber, car accident, chases and races, crime
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan

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Most similar movies to My Secret Cache

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and exciting films with plots about crimes, disorder, heist, dishonesty, cons and scams, criminal heroes and unlikely criminals mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like My Secret Cache: Framed (1990), The Hollywood Sign (2001), Kaleidoscope (1966), Adrenaline Drive (1999), The Biggest Bundle of Them All (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
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Framed (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A painter is accused of art-forging. He thinks his girlfriend betrayed him, so it's time for revenge.
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Plot: frame up, performer's life, graphic violence, dishonesty, partners, unlikely criminals, crimes, criminal's revenge, unlikely partners, rivalry, forgery, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Hollywood Sign (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three washed-up actors must deliver the most convincing performances of their lives as part of a dangerous plot designed to finance their triumphant comeback.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hollywood, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, disorder, criminal heroes, dishonesty, elderly, gangsters, crimes, heist, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 5.9
 822
Kaleidoscope (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Romantic comedy which has Barney Lincoln and Angel McGinnis as a pair of amorous adventurers in the gambling places of London and the Riviera. Barney Lincoln is a rambling gambling man who scores sensational wins at poker and chemin de fer because ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized ...
Plot: casino, gambling, poker, con artists, wedding, disorder, mate swapping, couples, mind game, partners, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: yakuza, hospital, on the run, stolen money, dark humor, disorder, heist, on the road, fall in love, down on your luck, odd couple, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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The Biggest Bundle of Them All (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A kidnapped mobster (Vittorio De Sica) persuades his captors to help him rob platinum ingots from a train.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, stylized, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, heist, kidnapping, train robbery, exploitation, mafia, unlikely criminals, crimes, betrayal, goofy hero, confined, gang ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Curse of Inferno (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A rather dull minded bank robber suddenly suffers from a change of heart and decides to give the money back. However, he then learns that getting the money back into the bank is much more difficult than taking it out.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: wedding, escape, bank, beach, criminal heroes, dishonesty, disorder, fall in love, curses spells and rituals, babies and infants, love and romance, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Special Delivery (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gang of thieves plan a daring bank robbery, making their escape across the rooftops of Los Angeles. The police are quickly called in, however, and only one of the robbers, Murdock, makes a clean getaway. Unfortunately, in order to do so, he is ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: bank robbery, vietnam war, on the run, heist, caper, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, romance, chase, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.8
 217
Down the Drain (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A dishonest lawyer devises a scheme to rob a bank by recruiting criminals he has represented to do the job for him. When the robbery is completed, he learns that the "loot" from the vault is in fact a microchip containing top-secret ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, storage unit, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, law enforcement, crime gone awry, betrayal, farce, microchip ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Teresa's Tattoo (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mathematician Teresa just wanted to study during the College spring break. But her friends, who want her to live a little, drag her out to parties. The next thing she knows, she has been drugged, kidnapped, made a redhead, tattooed, and wearing ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, rough, humorous ...
Plot: ransom, fbi, kidnapping, special agents, rescue, espionage, gays and lesbians, criminal heroes, chase, law enforcement, crimes, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Madigan's Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, heist, cons and scams, crime gone awry, dishonesty, chase, partners, track down, crimes, goofy hero, gangsters, money ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.3
 249
Little Cigars (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gangster's former mistress hooks up with a troupe of circus midgets who, as a sideline, rob banks and casinos.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, rough, humorous ...
Plot: gangsters, on the run, disorder, love and romance, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, crimes, dishonesty, gang, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two hoplessly out of their class con-men attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the l9th century. They gain the enmity of the most famous bank Robber in the world and the affection of a crusading newspaperwoman.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, female journalist, safecracker, friends, disorder, misfit partners, journalism, odd couple, crime gone awry, partners, buddies ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
King's Ransom (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hoping to foil his own gold-digging wife's plan, a loathsome businessman arranges his own kidnapping, only to realize that there are plenty of other people interested in his wealth as well.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, dishonesty, nothing goes right, breakup, crime gone awry, love and romance, unlikely criminals, crumbling marriage, disorder, couples, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.4
 5K
Drive Hard (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former race car driver is abducted by a mysterious thief and forced to be the wheel-man for a crime that puts them both in the sights of the cops and the mob.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the run, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, rivalry, mysterious character, partners, disorder, reluctant partners, on the road, heist, heist gone wrong ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
We're Talkin' Serious Money (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A couple of bumbling con men go on the lam when they can't repay a loan from the mob.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: mafia, politician, scam, sting operation, bandit, get rich quick scheme, disorder, friends, friendship, cons and scams, criminal heroes, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 571
Now or Never (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, exciting
Plot: retirement home life, heist, bank, disorder, down on your luck, friendship, unlikely criminals, elderly, retirement, retirement home, vengeance, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
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In Security (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The owners of a failing security company start robbing houses to boost business.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, crimes, crime gone awry, disorder, cons and scams, dishonesty, couples, robbery, danger, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.1
 210
Hustle (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Maya and Tony are a modern-day Bonnie and Clyde. Maya seduces businessmen while Tony copies their credit cards. It's a smooth con until one of their victims, Pierce, pulls a gun. Instead of killing them, Pierce offers the desperate couple a ...
Style: serious, realistic, neo noir, rough, suspenseful
Plot: sexual content, femme fatale, crimes, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, heist, disorder, couples, dishonesty, betrayal, intrigue, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Let's Rob the Bank (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shopkeeper Victor Garnier has naively invested his family's life savings in an African mine, on his banker's recommendation. When the mine is nationalized, rendering the stock worthless, he considers himself shamelessly robbed by the bank; ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, parody, weird ...
Plot: heist, tunnel, bank, cons and scams, family, dark humor, parents, gold, storage unit, disorder, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 60s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.0
 1K
Silver Bears (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Financial wizard "Doc" Fletcher (Michael Caine) is sent by crime boss Joe Fiore (Martin Balsam) to buy a bank in Switzerland in order to more easily launder their profits. When he arrives, Fletcher finds that the bank, acquired by his ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Plot: bank, prodigy, forgery, criminal heroes, femme fatale, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, hidden identity, crime gone awry, gangsters, crimes, nothing goes right ...
Time: 70s
Place: switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.5
 117
Bank Roll (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in present day Burbank, California and the surrounding San Fernando Valley area, . BENNY BIG-TIME (The BBT) learns his brother has been arrested on suspicion of a few recent bank robberies. With every bit of the life savings he's socked ...
Style: humorous, captivating, tense, light, exciting ...
Plot: heist, bank, crimes, crime gone awry, on the run, stalking, caper, underground, friendship, righting the wronged, disorder, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.4
 3K
No Problem (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Sanjay and Akshaye, childhood friends and small time crooks rob a bank managed by Paresh. The two of them specially, Akshaye, on and off contemplates changing tracks and leaving the world of crime. Sanjay on the other hand almost every time manages ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, neo screwball comedy
Plot: heist, gang, chase, crime gone awry, misfit partners, cons and scams, silly humor, partners, crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Linguini Incident (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A waitress (Rosanna Arquette), a barman (David Bowie) and an underwear designer (Eszter Balint) try to rob a New York restaurant where two of them work.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever
Plot: food, deaf, robbery, escape artist, love and romance, opposites attract, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, crimes, couples, cooking and food, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Small Time Crooks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, melancholic, stylized ...
Plot: heist, love and romance, corruption, unlikely criminals, crimes, disorder, overnight success, cons and scams, couple relations, bank robbery, caper, art ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 3K
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, bank robbery, crime gone awry, misfit partners, crimes, chase, partners, criminal heroes, on the run, nothing goes right, disorder, ex convict ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada, montreal, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.3
 11K
Soodhu Kavvum (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Dass specialises in small time kidnapping and has his own set of rules. The primary and most important among them is not to get involved with influential people. Three jobless youngsters meet Dass and the four take up an assignment for a hefty sum ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: crime gone awry, gang, crimes, parents and children, cons and scams, police investigation, disorder, confined, abduction, ransom, kidnapping, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 1K
Bank Shot (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A bank temporarily housed in a mobile home while a new building is built, looks like an easy target to break into. On the other hand, why not steal the whole bank, and rob it in a safer location.
Style: cynical, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, robbery, judiciary, criminal heroes, crimes, gang, chase, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, disorder, golf ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
How to Beat the High Co$t of Living (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Oregon, 1980: Jane, Elaine and Louise are all feeling the effects of inflation and cannot afford, as the title states, the high cost of living. Jane cannot afford a babysitter or get married and if she wants privacy with her boyfriend, she has to ...
Style: scenic, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: heist, shopping mall, money, couples, friends, disorder, buddies, criminal heroes, dishonesty, partners, contests and competitions, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 454
Pros & Cons (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Framed for crimes they didn't commit, two small-timers are headed up the river without a paddle. Now, the only thing that can bail them out is a case of mistaken identity. It's the hysterical prison comedy that's so funny, it's ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: prison, gang, escape, hostage, injustice, embezzlement, disorder, vengeance, frame up, cons and scams, mistaken identity, prison life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 3K
The Swindle (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Betty and Victor are a pair of scam artists. One day Betty brings in Maurice, a treasurer of a multinational company. Maurice is due to transfer 5 millions francs out of Switzerland, and Betty is convinced he plans to steal that money.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: gambling, cons and scams, crimes, scam, intrigue, crime gone awry, dishonesty, forgery, hidden identity, disorder, casino, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: swiss alps, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%