Movies like Seven Times Lucky

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Seven Times Lucky (2004)
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Seven Times Lucky (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An aging con-man and a beautiful, ambitious student cross paths in a scam that promises to make them both rich.
Style: serious, realistic, witty, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bookies, mind game, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, gangsters, crimes, heist, gambling, betrayal, femme fatale, dishonesty, rivalry, con woman, greed, con artists, partners, manipulation, unlikely partners, criminal heroes, disorder, christmas, car, city, con men ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada

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Most similar movies to Seven Times Lucky

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, heist, betrayal and rivalry mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Seven Times Lucky: Deadfall (1993), Spanish Judges (2000), Even Money (2006), This Thing of Ours (2003), Hustle (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Deadfall (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After he accidentally kills his father, Mike, during a sting, Joe tries to carry out Mike's dying wish by recovering valuables that Mike's twin brother Lou stole from him years earlier. But Uncle Lou is also a confidence artist, and Joe is ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, neo noir, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twins, murder, cons and scams, criminal's revenge, gangsters, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, crimes, uncle nephew relationship, greed, last wish, family life ...
Time: 90s
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95%
 4.9
 573
Spanish Judges (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A con-artist hires two low-lifes to cover him during a deal, ending with three criminals, two dueling pistols, and one night they'll never forget
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, neo noir
Plot: psychopath, mind game, mystery, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime gone awry, dishonesty, rivalry, betrayal, heist, mentally challenged ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.8
 5K
Even Money (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gambling addiction bring the stories of three otherwise unconnected people together as it destroys each of their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: gambling, addiction, obsession, bookies, cons and scams, destructive relationship, moral dilemma, couple relations, gangsters, criminal's revenge, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
This Thing of Ours (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Using the Internet and global satellites, a group of gangsters pull off the biggest bank heist in the Mafia's history.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, master criminal, bank, cons and scams, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, crime gone awry, partners, betrayal, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 5.3
 208
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, twists and turns, rough, neo noir ...
Plot: femme fatale, crimes, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, heist, dishonesty, betrayal, intrigue, rivalry, couples, disorder, gambling ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Beyond the City Limits (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three women outsmart unsavory men who try to cheat them out of their take in an almost-botched casino heist.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, betrayal, femme fatale, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, crime gone awry, partners, casino, female bonding, friends, vengeance, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Federal Protection (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: "Chop Chop" Frankie Carbone has made a career out of stealing cars for the mob in Chicago. An attempted assassination by a mob boss goes badly and Frankie retaliates, only to wind up in the hands of the Feds. Frankie agrees to testify ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, touching, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, gangsters, social decay, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, rivalry, crimes, hidden identity, fish out of water, cons and scams, disorder, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, arkansas, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.5
 974
Swindle (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, fall in love, crimes, gang, dishonesty, master criminal, disorder, police corruption, cons and scams, partners, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.8
 1K
Swindled (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In a flashback, Ernesto, a young con man, tells us how he got to the edge of a big score: childhood in an orphanage, youthful smash-and-grab burglaries until his partner is caught, then tutelage from Lefty, an aging swindler. After some years of ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, mind bending ...
Plot: cons and scams, crime gone awry, femme fatale, unlikely criminals, ambition, manipulation, power relations, crimes, mystery, betrayal, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Tazza: The Hidden Card (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Dae-gil has been skilled with his hands and has shown a strong desire for winning ever since he was a child. He will succeed his uncle and jump into the world of Tazza, risking his life in competition.
Style: semi serious, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: gambling, rivalry, betrayal, criminal heroes, gambler, on the run, ambition, vengeance, crimes, cons and scams, criminal's revenge, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, seoul, busan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.4
 694
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, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, on the run, cons and scams, crime gone awry, odd couple, rivalry, chase, murder, on the road, heist, kidnapping, desert ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.3
 1K
Dead Heat (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Boston cop Pally is forced into early retirement, putting a strain on his marriage. Pally's stepbrother, Ray, attempts to lift his spirits by tipping him off to a sure-bet racehorse. But their attempts to secure the champion equine are thwarted ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mob boss, ambition, starting over, rivalry, gangsters, betrayal, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, family problems, gambling, jockey, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.7
 820
The Hard Easy (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two separate teams of jewel thieves, one low-rent and one upscale, both desperate, converge on the same score at the exact same time, and a simple job turns out very complicated and very bloody.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, unlikely criminals, criminal's revenge, gang, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, crimes, master criminal, gangsters, gambling, stock broker, compulsive gambler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Immortals (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An elaborate heist unites 8 strangers in a simultaneous assault on targets all over the city- and explodes in a hailstorm of gunfire and high-speed chases in this powerful action-thriller. Recruited by a Mafia nightclub owner (Eric Roberts), 4 ...
Style: serious, realistic, twists and turns, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, dishonesty, crimes, crime gone awry, cons and scams, disorder, odd couple, criminal heroes, partners, rivalry, mind game, reluctant partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Ants in the Mouth (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Cuba
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After languishing in a Barcelona prison for nearly a decade, a busted bank robber attempts to find the girl who made off with the cash in this suspenseful tale of revenge and betrayal starring Adriana Gil and Eduard Fernández. Ex-con Martin Losada ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, on the run, criminal heroes, cons and scams, vengeance, heist, political corruption, criminal's revenge, crimes, chase, investigation ...
Time: 50s
Place: cuba, latin america, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Last Tunnel (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A recently released prisoner reunites his criminal colleagues to pull off one last heist.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: heist, heist gone wrong, retiring, betrayal, gang, bank robber, friends, dishonesty, crime gone awry, crimes, criminal heroes, released from prison ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Ghost of a Chance (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the casino there is only one queen, the small ball that spins on the roulette table. None of the players pays the slightest attention to the female dealers. But Takis, a «perennial» med student, doesn't go to the casino to win millions but ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: casino, gambling, unlikely criminals, femme fatale, lovers on the run, fall in love, love and romance, crimes, gangsters, betrayal, dishonesty, heist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.6
 1K
Tempo (2003)
Genre: Romance, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, France, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jenny, a young American woman, moves to Paris and gets involved with Jack, who is seemingly the man of her dreams. However, he has a lot to hide and Jenny quickly gets entangled his dangerous lifestyle.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, femme fatale, love triangle, mistaken identity, love and romance, crimes, chase, betrayal, couples, heist, fall in love, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, munich germany, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 4.4
 21K
Setup (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of friends plan out a detailed heist that turns deadly when one betrays the other by taking off with the goods. Taking matters into his own hands, Sonny seeks out his revenge teaming up with the most dangerous mob boss in town to get back ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, betrayal, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, crime gone awry, prisoner, partners, criminal, criminal's revenge, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 2K
Circus (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bruno, a sadistic criminal, wants clever con man Leo out of the way. Leo and his equally clever wife, Lily, are up to something. So too is Julius: he hires Leo to kill Gloria, Julius's wife. Leo does it, but then Julius shows up with the murder ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, master criminal, gangsters, betrayal, crimes, criminal's revenge, rivalry, murder, vengeance, gambling, room service, strangulation ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.9
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Wild Seven (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this darkly karmic vision of Arizona, a man who breathes nothing but ill will begins a noxious domino effect as quickly as an uncontrollable virus kills. As he exits Arizona State Penn after twenty-one long years, Wilson has only one thing on the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, cons and scams, criminal's revenge, frame up, vengeance, going straight, crimes, false accusation, brutality, life is a bitch, escape, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
 274
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safecracker, heist, femme fatale, manipulation, vengeance, police corruption, crime gone awry, crimes, betrayal, disorder, cons and scams, redemption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.3
 60
Two Coyotes (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A drug runner takes over a lucrative drug business only to find his new found empire crumble when a deal goes bad.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, rivalry, betrayal, criminal's revenge, gangsters, drug dealing, crime gone awry, life is a bitch, addiction, law enforcement, going straight, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Burning Daylight (2010)
Genre: Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on three short stories by American writer Jack London, Burning Daylight follows the lives of three thieves, three Wall Street bankers and a Klondike millionaire, tied together by one ruthless woman
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: mind game, betrayal, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, heist, psychology, violence, survival, tragic event, duplicity, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: canada, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 964
Caught Up (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Daryl gets out of jail after 5 years. His mother has died, his girlfriend is married, and he can't find a job. His new girlfriend Vanessa, whom he meets when a gunman opens fire on them, gets him a job as a car driver. Hitmen are still after ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, chase, crimes, vengeance, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, life is a bitch, femme fatale, law enforcement, rivalry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 13K
Shade (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Tiffany, Charlie and Vernon are con artists looking to up the ante from their typical scams. They figure a good way of doing this is taking down Dean "The Dean" Stevens, a well-known cardsharp, in a rigged game. However, they first need ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, betrayal, dishonesty, crimes, vengeance, gangsters, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, ambition, rivalry, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A New York Heartbeat (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Spider, a young gang leader, gets in over his head when he robs a notorious gangster. On the run, he's taken in by a sheltered young woman and her reclusive uncle, a legendary mobster gunned down by the same gangster now pursuing Spider.
Style: serious, suspenseful, emotional, rough, realistic ...
Plot: gangsters, on the run, criminal's revenge, fall in love, crimes, juvenile delinquency, crime gone awry, romance, youth, rivalry, love and romance, vengeance ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
 1K
2:22 (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The plan was easy; the job was not. On a snowy night a tight crew of four criminals plan to pull off a routine heist. When things go horribly wrong, friendship, loyalty and trust are pushed to the limit.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, confined, disorder, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crimes, crime boss, suspect, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), new year ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Cop on a Mission (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mike, a cop who is becoming increasingly frustrated with his tiresome job with little benefits, whilst the criminals live a life of luxury. He is offered a undercover job to infiltrate a Triad gang led by Boss Tin. Mike slowly becomes engrossed in ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, undercover, law enforcement, police investigation, crimes, disorder, dishonesty, gangsters, partners, gang, partners against crime, heist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 8K
Plastic (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sam & Fordy run a credit card fraud scheme, but when they steal from the wrong man, they find themselves threatened by sadistic gangster. They need to raise £5m and pull off a daring diamond heist to clear their debt.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, crimes, friends, race against time, criminal heroes, dishonesty, heist, disorder, criminal's revenge, get rich quick scheme, male objectification, car accident ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, miami, england, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%