Movies like Original Gangsters

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Original Gangsters (2007)
 6.1
 1K
Original Gangsters (2007)
Original name: Sultanes del Sur
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico, Spain, Argentina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: La historia comienza con un robo que se realiza en la Ciudad de México. La banda formada por Carlos, Leonardo, Mónica y Leserio habían pactado viajar a Argentina para lavar el dinero. Al llegar a Buenos Aires se encuentran en una guerra de mafias en la que alguien aprovecha para robarles el dinero y tendrán que recuperarlo para dárselo a quienes lo esperan.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, crime, dishonesty, criminal heroes, disorder, bank robbery, violence, escape, crimes, gangster, shot in the head, ambush, blood spatter, chief of police, blood on camera lens
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, mexico, latin america, buenos aires argentina

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, crime, criminal heroes, heist, dishonesty, crime gone awry and disorder mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Original Gangsters: Setup (2011), Black (2009), Dillinger and Capone (1995), The Last Tunnel (2004), Decisions (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.4
 20K
Setup (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
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, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, danger, gangsters, criminal heroes, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, crime gone awry, betrayal, crime, prisoner, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.1
 328
Black (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A Senegalese bank-robber born and raised in France is getting over a disastrous heist. As he considers going straight, his cousin calls him from Dakar with an easy opportunity.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: bank, interpol, criminal heroes, heist, crime gone awry, danger, crime, escapades, arms dealer, crimes, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Dillinger and Capone (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1934, J. Edgar Hoover and the boys made headlines for mowing down John Dillinger in a hail of bullets outside Chicago's Biograph theater. But in fact, according to this Jon Purdy gangster thriller, the Feds iced Dillinger's brother. ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: master criminal, fighting crime, crimes, bank robbery, dishonesty, folk hero, heist, missing person, uninhibited rivalry, obsessive quest, criminal heroes, deadly ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: realistic, rough, humorous, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: heist, crime, crimes, golden years, gang, disorder, dishonesty, betrayal, retiring, friends, criminal heroes, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 3.4
 211
Decisions (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a group of friends decide to pull a bank heist to get out from underneath their money troubles. They quickly discover that things can unravel in a hurry! A compromised LAPD Detective (Corey Haim) on the take with a crime syndicate figure want ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense
Plot: crimes, crime, criminal heroes, gangsters, heist, crime gone awry, law enforcement, disorder, deadly, dishonesty, bank, police corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.4
 11K
All the Best (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: After his hatred of dishonesty costs him his job, an embittered man goes over to the dark side and plots to rob the bank he once managed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, vengeance, crime, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, mental illness, rivalry, dishonesty, on the run, revenge, bank robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 2K
Tell (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ethan Tell is a small time crook who makes a big-time score when he steals 1 million dollars. Ironically, his life radically changes for the worst when he discovers that stealing the money was the easy part and he now must keep his partner, his ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, criminal heroes, crime, chases and races, crimes, on the run, danger, life turned upside down, heist, dishonesty, going straight
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
 712
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: rough, twists and turns, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, crimes, heist, crime gone awry, dishonesty, stock broker, gangsters, cons and scams, down on your luck, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Sewers of Paradise (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In July of 1976, the Societé Générale of France was robbed of well over $10 million dollars by a group burrowing through the sewers of Paris. This movie is based on a book by the thieves' mastermind, Albert Spaggiari. The famous theft won ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, chases and races, robbery, master thief, recruiting, bank robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 2.6
 101
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: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, humorous ...
Plot: heist, bank, unlikely criminals, stalking, crime gone awry, righting the wronged, on the run, destiny, criminal heroes, chases and races, master criminal, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 261
Hand Gun (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack is in the midst of a major robbery, which leaves him injured and his accomplices dead. Jack manages to hide the $500,000 from the robbery before he makes his way to his death bed.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, treasure hunt, estrangement, family relations, power relations, dishonesty, disorder, on the run, crime, crimes, riddles and clues ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Easy Money II: Hard to Kill (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: JW is serving hard time in prison and struggling to get back on an honest path. There are glimmers of hope in his life - some venture capitalists are interested in a new piece of trading software he's developed, and while behind bars he's ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, dishonesty, disorder, master criminal, rivalry, crime gone awry, drugs/alcohol, on the run, crimes, gangsters, criminal's revenge, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 3K
The Crew (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Hoping to raise enough capital to finance a legitimate business and leave behind his life of crime, Liverpool underworld boss Ged Brennan sends his brother Ratter and a crew to pull a daring final heist. But when Ratter kills a drug kingpin during ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, heist, rivalry, deadly, dishonesty, criminal heroes, siblings relations, gangsters, crime, gays and lesbians, crimes, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
St George's Day (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Infamous London gangster cousins, Micky Mannock and Ray Collishaw, are at the top of the food chain, when their world is turned upside down as they lose a shipment of the Russian Mafia's cocaine in rough seas. Set in London, Amsterdam and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime, crimes, disorder, diamonds, gangster
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Big Swindle (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After being convicted for fraud, one month has passed since CHOI Chang-Hyuk's release from jail. But this time around he's got and elaborate plan cooked up. It's the biggest bank heist in history that'll make any thief have a wet ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, betrayal, rivalry, crimes, chases and races, cons and scams, crime, dishonesty, disorder, law enforcement, flashback ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 7K
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, race against time, friends, crimes, disorder, criminal heroes, lesbian kiss, heist, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, male objectification, taking off pants ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, miami, england, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Second Wind (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Gu, a famous gangster, has just escaped from jail. All french police is after him. Before leaving the country with Manouche, the woman he loves, Gu needs a final job to get some money. The job works, but a police's scheming makes Gu appear as a ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: heist, gangsters, criminal heroes, law enforcement, crime, dishonesty, escaped convict, betrayal, hold up, crimes, righting the wronged, armored truck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Hitmen Diaries: Charlie Valentine (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film chronicles the exploits of the title character, Charlie, played by Raymond J. Barry (Training Day) a career criminal intent on scoring one last big pay day. When his "perfect crime" goes bad, Charlie flees to Los Angeles to hide ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dishonesty, family relations, power relations, betrayal, heist, teaching the ways of the world, criminal heroes, crime, parents and children, crimes, crime gone awry, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Expect the Unexpected (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this "cops and robbers" film, a raid on a jewelry store staged by a band of amateur hold-up artists goes horribly wrong, leading to a shoot-out. The elite Organized Crime Bureau team, headed by Captain Ching King Gen, is poised to go ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, heist, crime gone awry, wooing, disorder, law enforcement, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, crime, store, restaurant ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Tactical Unit - Comrades in Arms (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two tactical unit leaders are forced to put aside their differences to help catch a group of robbers.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: tough law enforcer, partners against crime, chases and races, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, on the run, rivalry, partners, master criminal, law enforcement, heist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.4
 484
High Voltage (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After unknowingly robbing a money laundering operation the heist crew must avoid mobsters.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, danger, disorder, chases and races, crimes, gangsters, bank, good versus evil, law enforcement, deadly, crime gone awry, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 6K
Bummer (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Corrupt cops, street gangs, "Bratki" in "Bummers" (BMWs) steal and "Merins" (Mercedeses), angry truck drivers, beautiful women and death are what four friends in a black Bummer who go on a mission from one region of ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crimes, on the road, dishonesty, intrigue, crime gone awry, rivalry, murder, on the run, chases and races, bribery, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, dishonesty, buddies, chases and races, cons and scams, computers and web, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, master criminal, partners ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Not for, or Against (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: "Ni Pour, Ni Contre" tracks the fall of a young TV camerawoman, Caty, after she becomes involved with a group of petty criminals and their enigmatic leader, Jean. The gang lives hand-to-mouth until the day Jean plans a daring bank robbery. ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang, jewelry, money, robbery, crime, crimes, dishonesty, prostitute, criminal heroes, french, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.9
 205
The Real Thing (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Their plan was simple...Get the Cash. As Rupert, an ex-con, tries to go straight, his younger brother James pursues a life of delinquency. Days after being released from jail, James is gunned down and lies waiting in a hospital for a liver ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Plot: heist, gang, new year's eve, crime, dishonesty, friends, frame up, confined, unlikely criminals, law enforcement, partners, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.8
 8
Coast Mafia (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Shin, a good family friend and business partner of the DeLeon family, assumes his role as head of the Coast Mafia.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: family business, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, gangster, murder, mob, money
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Immortals (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Action, 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, rough, twists and turns, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, dishonesty, crimes, crime gone awry, rivalry, disorder, partners, mind game, odd couple, reluctant partners, cons and scams, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
At Point Blank (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A gang of highly efficient and cold hearted robbers strike against a number of banks in Stockholm. The investigation ends up with the criminal detective Klara and the SWAT commander Greger Krona, who together lead the hunt for the robbers. Their ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: bank robbery, law enforcement, deadly, disorder, workplace romance, swat, dishonesty, bank, moral dilemma, crime gone awry, investigation, mistaken identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.2
 106
Snow Job (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A famous skier (Jean-Claude Killy), his mistress (Danièle Gaubert) and a ski instructor (Cliff Potts) rob a bank in the Alps and hide the loot in a crevasse.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: heist, skiing, insurance investigator, ski resort, nothing goes right, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, unlikely criminals, misfit partners, resort, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Breaking News (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an ambulatory TV news unit live broadcasts the embarrassing defeat of a police battalion by five bank robbers in a ballistic showdown, the credibility of the police force drops to a nadir. While on a separate investigation in a run-down ...
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: media, car chase, chase, police, on the run, criminal heroes, crimes, confined, crime, partners against crime, criminal's revenge, hostages ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%