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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, crimes, crime, dishonesty, criminal heroes, disorder, bank robbery, violence, escape, ambush, gangster, shot in the head, blood spatter, caper, 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, dishonesty, heist, crime gone awry and disorder mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Original Gangsters: Setup (2011), Black (2009), The Last Tunnel (2004), The Hard Easy (2006), Tell (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.4
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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, crimes, chases and races, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crime gone awry, betrayal, crime, prisoner, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
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95%
 5.1
 332
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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: bank, interpol, criminal heroes, heist, crime gone awry, danger, escapades, crime, crimes, arms dealer, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: rough, serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: heist, retiring, betrayal, gang, bank robber, friends, crime gone awry, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, bank robbery, heist gone wrong ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, dishonesty, heist, family relations, crime gone awry, betrayal, parents and children, strong violent content, disorder, violence, crimes, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 5.7
 718
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, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, criminal's revenge, heist, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, crime gone awry, master criminal, gambling, stock broker, compulsive gambler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 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, realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, heist, rivalry, life turned upside down, danger, on the run, going straight, dishonesty, profanity, sexual content, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 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: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, survival, dishonesty, heist, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, deadly, gangsters, gang, brother brother relationship, one last job, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: master criminal, gangsters, fighting crime, crimes, bank robbery, folk hero, dishonesty, kidnapping, rivalry, crime gone awry, missing person, obsessive quest ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 3.4
 216
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, tense, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: crimes, gangsters, criminal heroes, disorder, deadly, police corruption, drugs/alcohol, urban ghetto, dishonesty, law enforcement, crime gone awry, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, chases and races, master criminal, bank, betrayal, crime gone awry, cons and scams, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang, robbery, money, dishonesty, crimes, murder, bank, bank robbery, criminal gang, jewelry, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, confined, disorder, crime gone awry, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, suspect, crime boss, hotel, profanity, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.6
 1K
Pressed (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Brian, (Luke Goss, DEATH RACE 2, HELLBOY II) is desperately trying to seek a "quick fix" business deal that will put him back on top financially after being let go from his executive position at one of the top investment firms. Brian ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: dishonesty, cons and scams, disorder, crimes, crime, drug dealing
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 2.5
 105
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, humorous, serious ...
Plot: bank, heist, chases and races, crime gone awry, stalking, unlikely criminals, righting the wronged, on the run, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.4
 12K
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, crime, crimes, vengeance, crime gone awry, mental illness, criminal heroes, on the run, dishonesty, rivalry, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 268
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, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, disorder, chases and races, on the run, treasure hunt, estrangement, dishonesty, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, heist, crimes, chases and races, crime, criminal heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, bank robbery, tunnel, sewer, shop owner ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Ultimate Heist (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Malakian clan, a family of ruthless gangsters, controls the underworld of Southern France. At its head, the violent godfather Milo Malakian rules his world with an iron fist. His son and heir, Anton, dreams of breaking free and making his own ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, starting over, gang, hopes, gangsters, revenge, rivalry, tough heroes, parents and children, family relations, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, southern france, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, gangsters, disorder, diamonds, smuggling, race against time, drugs, crime, criminal heroes, gangster
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: amsterdam, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: realistic, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, betrayal, cons and scams, crimes, chases and races, crime, disorder, rivalry, law enforcement, dishonesty, caper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.9
 485
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, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: unlikely criminals, psychopath, mystery, criminal heroes, mind game, deadly, rivalry, betrayal, dishonesty, crime gone awry, criminal's revenge, heist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 581
Cool Money (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Charismatic thief Bobby Comfort escapes from prison, clears himself of all charges, and returns to a home life he finds unsatisfying. Though he is devoted to his wife and daughter, his old life comes calling, both figuratively and literally, in the ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: gang, heist, criminal heroes, cons and scams, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, jail, hotel, prison, disorder, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 862
Newsmakers (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia, Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A gang of crooks robbing cash collectors, run into a police surveillance team and the inadequate police response results in a gunfight. A TV crew on assignment in the area happens to capture this humiliation on camera, and this example of police ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manipulations, dishonesty, gang, tv show, criminal's revenge, track down, criminal heroes, rivalry, crimes, media, journalism, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 4.3
 495
High Voltage (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After unknowingly robbing a money laundering operation the heist crew must avoid mobsters.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, danger, chases and races, disorder, crimes, gangsters, crime gone awry, rivalry, good versus evil, bank, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cons and scams, chases and races, profanity, sexual content, rivalry, crime gone awry, master criminal, crimes, disorder, crime, criminal's revenge, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
La Linea - The Line (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story centers around veteran assassin Mark Shields as he tracks down, Pelon, the elusive head of the Salazar Crime Cartel. Through twists of fate, Shields ends up with a local woman, Olivia who is also fighting her own demons for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, realistic
Plot: drug dealing, drug abuse, track down, gangsters, hitman, law enforcement, mentally unstable, criminal heroes, crimes, deadly, master criminal, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: bank robbery, investigation, mistaken identity, workplace situations, love triangle, moral dilemma, hostages, swat, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.5
 3K
Swelter (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ten years after their casino heist, four escaped convicts trace their former partner to a desert town, where he is now a lawman with no memory of his criminal past.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, criminal heroes, uncover truth, betrayal, small town, dishonesty, crimes, police shootout, profanity, memory loss, chases and races, police officer shot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.0
 630
Acid Factory (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Five people trapped in a factory where two hostages and three are kidnappers but they them self do not know who are kidnappers and hostages.As they all are suffering from temporary memory loss.
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, psychological, serious ...
Plot: environmentalism, confined, disorder, kidnapping, crimes, criminal heroes, factory, danger, crime gone awry, memory loss, undercover, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 51
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, hitman, rivalry, criminal's revenge, gangsters, crime gone awry, addiction, drug dealing, life is a bitch, dishonesty, drug abuse, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%