Movies like Grand Slam

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Grand Slam (1967)
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Grand Slam (1967)
Original name: Ad ogni costo
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Professor James Anders is a seemingly mild-mannered teacher, an American working in Rio De Janeiro. Anders, bored with years of teaching, decides to put together a team to pull off a diamond heist during the Rio Carnival. Four international experts are brought together to carry out the robbery: a safe cracking expert, a master thief, a mechanical genius, and a playboy.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, cynical, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, safecracker, crimes, prostitute, gang, ocean or sea, friends, betrayal, partners, crime, frame up, chases and races, dishonesty, master criminal, law enforcement, buddies, criminal heroes, deadly, disorder, rivalry, criminal's revenge, golden years, unlikely criminals, cons and scams ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, brazil, new york, rio de janeiro, europe, usa, rome italy

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Most similar movies to Grand Slam

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about crime, criminal heroes, crimes, heist, dishonesty, rivalry and crime gone awry mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Grand Slam: The Squeeze (1978), The Master Touch (1972), Dollars (1971), Beyond the City Limits (2001), Second Breath (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
 323
The Squeeze (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A retired safe cracker is recruited by a young conman to return to the "business" for a million dollar heist.
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safecracker, heist, golden years, cons and scams, criminal's revenge, betrayal, gang, vengeance, rivalry, intrigue, crime gone awry, crime ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Master Touch (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A master thief, just out of prison, concocts a risky final score that would net him over a million dollars.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, master criminal, betrayal, crime gone awry, rivalry, car chase, chase, frame up, cons and scams, on the run, friends ...
Time: 70s
Place: hamburg germany, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.3
 2K
Dollars (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A bank security expert plots with a call girl to rob the safety deposit boxes of three very different criminals from a high-tech bank in Hamburg.
Style: offbeat, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, heist, crime, hostages, criminal heroes, bank, rivalry, chase, on the run, master criminal, dishonesty, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: germany, europe, copenhagen denmark, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Beyond the City Limits (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
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: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, betrayal, rivalry, police corruption, vengeance, vampire, supernatural, partners, buddies, master criminal, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Second Breath (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: With his customary restraint and ruthless attention to detail, director Jean-Pierre Melville follows the parallel tracks of French underworld criminal Gu (the inimitable Lino Ventura), escaped from prison and roped into one last robbery, and the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, clever, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: one last job, betrayal, heist, master criminal, robbery, prison, lovers on the run, crime, gangsters, chases and races, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, marseille, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.4
 821
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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, chase, vengeance, crimes, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, law enforcement, frame up, rivalry, heist ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 ⇓
64%
The Violent Four (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A detective is assigned to head a manhunt for four violent bank robbers.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: car chase, chases and races, criminal's revenge, heist, tough heroes, crime, crimes, chase, rivalry, manhunt, gang, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 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 ⇓
62%
Machine Gun McCain (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After serving 12 years behind bars for armed robbery, tough guy Hank McCain finds himself the pawn of a ruthless mob runt's rebellion against a high level don. When McCain discovers that he's been betrayed and abandoned by his new ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, on the run, chase, gambling, prison, hotel, betrayal, politics, dishonesty, life sentence, crime, bar ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.4
 793
Ready 2 Die (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a violent bank robbery, the trio of hoods make their way across East L.A. carrying a blood-soaked bag of money. When word gets out, they must fend off gangs and crooked cops alike as they strive to keep the loot and stay alive.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, murder, chase, dishonesty, disorder, law enforcement, heist, police corruption, deadly, danger, crime gone awry, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.5
 2K
Body Count (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of thieves attempt to rob an art gallery, but when plans backfire and one of the men winds up dead, the group head down south, running afoul of the law. Along the way, they meet up with a seductive con artist with ideas of her own.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, on the road, murder, criminal heroes, rivalry, friends, on the run, police detective, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.0
 3K
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, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twins, murder, cons and scams, gangsters, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime gone awry, crime, danger, uncle nephew relationship, greed, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.9
 476
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: psychopath, mystery, unlikely criminals, crimes, goofy hero, crime, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, criminal heroes, rivalry, heist, neo noir ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.7
 510
The Gang (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1945, as World War Two comes to a close, five small time crooks unite to form a gang. After several bold robberies they become notorious as "the front-wheel drive gang". The police attempt to stop their crime spree with little success, ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, chases and races, crimes, gangsters, heist, police investigation, gang, dishonesty, chase, law enforcement, robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.9
 4K
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, cons and scams, uninhibited rivalry, goofy hero, crime, down on your luck, heist, murder, bank, criminal heroes, crimes, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Choice of Arms (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Two men break out of prison; a rival gang ambushes them. One is mortally wounded and tells the other, Mickey, to take him to the estate of a retired robber, Noel, who lives in comfort with his lovely and beloved wife, Nicole. The man dies, and ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, chase, on the run, gang, police investigation, hitman, heist, going straight, law enforcement, haunted by the past, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, paris france, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Assault on the Pay Train (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Film about the true events in Rio de Janeiro, in 1960, when a gang having the infamous outlaw TiĆ£o Medonho as a leader performed a sensational railroad hold-up on a train carrying a small fortune.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, tense, suspenseful
Plot: train, heist, slum, crime gone awry, danger, disorder, gang, crimes, crime, chases and races, criminal heroes, train robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Wild Rebels (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A stock car driver goes undercover as the wheel man for a motorcycle gang.
Style: realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: motorcycle gang, bank robbery, fighting crime, deadly, society, legends and myths, gangsters, crime, criminal heroes, violence spree, working undercover, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 843
Swindle (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crimes, fall in love, disorder, dishonesty, master criminal, gang, law enforcement, partners, rivalry, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.4
 614
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, deadly, murder, heist, cons and scams, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, chases and races, criminal's revenge, crime, partners ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 3K
The Rise (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young man recently released from prison recruits his three best friends to rob the local drug kingpin who is responsible for his incarceration.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, revenge, rivalry, frame up, renewed love, one more chance, friends, dishonesty, master criminal, disorder, law enforcement, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Daylight Robbery (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alex masterminds an ambitious plan to steal millions of untraceable cash that is stacked in the underground vaults of The London Exchange Bank, waiting for its last journey, Incineration. Lucky, Matty, Terry, Chubby, Norman and Jay make up his ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, airport, bank, chases and races, criminal's revenge, confined, hostages, cons and scams, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.8
 3K
Wisdom (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Unable to find work after a past felony, graduate John Wisdom and his girlfriend embark on a cross-country bank-robbing spree in order to aid American farmers.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, bank, college graduate, unemployment, on the run, murder, police, gun, fbi, destiny, crime, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Sicilian Clan (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Roger Santet is a convicted murderer sprung from prison by the Sicilian clan headed by the aging Vittorio Manalese. They conspire to steal a large cache of jewels from an exhibit in Rome. As they are preparing for the heist, the mobster's ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, heist, one last job, airplane, toy airplane, crime, crimes, perfect crime, law enforcement, rivalry, gem, police detective ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: venice, italy, manhattan new york city, france, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Blueprint for Robbery (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A gang of career criminals plots the robbery of an armored car company's headquarters. Although the robbery itself goes off as planned, it's not long before the gang members are fighting among themselves over everybody's share of the ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: heist, armored car, car chase, gangsters, confined, criminal heroes, crimes, crime, chaos and mayhem, deadly, master criminal, law enforcement ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 383
The Upper Hand (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In Paris, a gold smuggler is at war with other local gangsters who want piece of the action. Then the mob shows up and makes things worse. And an undercover US Treasury Department agent is trying to infiltrate the smuggle business.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, disorder, law enforcement, government agency, dishonesty, unemployment, journalism, undercover, danger, gang, gangsters, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, cuba, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Real McCoy (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Karen McCoy is released from prison with nothing but the clothes on her back. Before being incarcerated Karen was the bank robber of her time, but now she wishes for nothing more than to settle down and start a new life. Unfortunately between a ...
Style: suspenseful, entertaining, suspense, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: bank robbery, betrayal, dishonesty, crimes, chase, rivalry, disorder, heist, vengeance, bank, kidnapping, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 377
Money Movers (1978)
Genre: Crime, Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of crooks plan a heist to steal twenty million dollars from a Security Firm counting house.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: armored car, bank, heist, rivalry, gang, frame up, hostages, crime, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, crimes, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Brink's Job (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After a long time of bad luck, the little criminal Tony and his gang successfully rob one of Brink's security transport, taking $30,000. Surprisingly their coup doesn't make the press. Curious Tony checks out their headquarters and finds ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, law enforcement, partners, disorder, buddies, dishonesty, rivalry, forgery, master criminal, gang, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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