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Beg, Borrow, or Steal (1973)
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Beg, Borrow, or Steal (1973)
Original name: Beg, Borrow...or Steal
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Three disabled men--one blind, one with no legs and one with no hands--get together to pull off a museum robbery
Plot: blindness, heist, museum, handicapped, blind man, security guard, man in a wheelchair, caper, robbery, unemployment, disability, ex cop, obstacle, prosthetic limb, statue, handicap

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about heist, crimes, dishonesty, robbery, family relations, friendship and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Drama, Short and Crime genres. Some movies like Beg, Borrow, or Steal: Dirty Dealing (2018), The Ticket (2016), War Eagle, Arkansas (2007), Museum Hours (2012), Cool Money (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dirty Dealing (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of sexy casino dealers joins forces to try to save the sick child of one of their coworkers. When their unscrupulous boss (Michael Madsen) refuses to get the insurance company to help and then reneges on a promise to help raise the money, ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: heist, sexual content, casino, cons and scams, gambling, dishonesty, caper, single mother, leukemia, blackjack, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
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The Ticket (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A blind man who regains his vision finds himself becoming metaphorically blinded by his obsession for the superficial.
Style: disturbing, serious, psychological, touching
Plot: friendship, blind man, obsession, betrayal, greed, unfaithful husband, morality, loss, regret, blindness, change, ambition ...
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War Eagle, Arkansas (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on a True Story War Eagle, Arkansas is a character-driven drama about a young man’s choice of whether to leave his family and friends for a career in baseball or stay and redeem his struggling community. The story takes place over a few ...
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological
Plot: friendship, baseball, baseball coach, high school, stutterer, stuttering, relationship problems, disability, disabled child, man in a wheelchair, physical disability, life is a bitch ...
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Museum Hours (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: At the Kunsthistorisches Art Museum in Vienna, a museum guard and a visiting out-of-towner find refuge in life, art, and each other, in Jem Cohen’s painterly rumination on how art influences and echoes contemporary society.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: art, friendship, tour guide, museum, postmodernism, city life, painter, security guard, railway, art history, anarchist, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, vienna
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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: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: heist, gang, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, cons and scams, jail, prison, empire, hotel, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
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Nickel Mountain (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Henry Soames owns a rural diner, and has befriended Willard Freud and Callie Wells. One day Willard and Callie get the news that Callie is pregnant, and Willard splits. Henry takes in Callie, and helps her through the pregnancy. They fall in love ...
Plot: past coming back to haunt, deadbeat dad, marriage, countryside, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, sex scene, unplanned pregnancy, older man younger woman relationship, custody battle, biological father, moral dilemma, love interest ...
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61%
Where Love Has Gone (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A divorced couple's teen-age daughter stands trial for stabbing her mother's latest lover.
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, teenage daughter, courtroom, betrayal, lawyer, teenage girl, domineering mother, drug addiction, court, marriage, family relations, investigation ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: san francisco
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61%
An Encounter with the Messiah (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The Woman with the Issue of Blood, or as we call her in our film, Maria. She was arguably the most well-known, nameless figure in the bible. A woman who suffered for 12 years with an incurable disease. 12 years of doctors telling her that they can ...
Style: christian film
Plot: faith, healing, doctor, blind man, ex convict, criminal, robbery, illness, beggar, burglar, warden, miraculous event
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60%
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It Is Fine! Everything Is Fine. (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Tells the story of Paul (Steven C. Stewart), a man suffering from Cerebal Palsy, who spends his days wasting away in a nursing home. To pass his time, he fantasizes about the man he should be despite his twisted body. People are able to understand ...
Style: experimental, serious, surreal, atmospheric, erotic ...
Plot: disability, retirement home, introspection, love affair, couples, nursing, love and romance, hopes, lifestyle, writer's life, sexual abuse, human spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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58%
Straight Out of Brooklyn (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Special Jury Award winner at the Sundance Film Festival, this drama stars a then-19-year-old Matty Rich (who also wrote and directed it). Rich plays Larry, a troubled teen living in the rough Red Hook section of Brooklyn who decides he wants out ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, african american, gangsters, villain, downbeat ending, hip hop culture, racism, drug dealing, kids in trouble, urban ghetto, family relations, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
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54%
Without Warning: The James Brady Story (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1981, during the assassination attempt on then President Ronald Reagan, White House Press Secretary James Brady was shot and left paralyzed.
Plot: assassination, obstacle
Time: 80s
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50%
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Freak City (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, a rebellious young woman is disease-stricken. Upon being admitted to a nursing home, she finds hope in the most unlikely of places...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: multiple sclerosis, deaf, disability, mentally challenged, love and romance, misfit, woman in a wheelchair, man in a wheelchair, wheelchair, female director
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Diamond Men (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After 30 years on the road, a veteran jewellery salesman is forced to show his young replacement the tricks of the trade. But when the kid introduces him to the ladies of the "Altoona Riding Club," the old dog is introduced to a whole new ...
Style: touching, feel good, ironic, cynical, talky ...
Plot: aging, mentor, character study, self discovery, introspection, heist, workplace situations, partners, crimes, mentor protege relationship, unlikely friendships, prostitute ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, new jersey, australia
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49%
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Tom White (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Tom White is an architect who chooses to become homeless despite an seemingly otherwise successful life. However, it soon becomes clear that not everything is as it appears at work. Tom chooses a different path and cuts ties with his normal life.
Style: interesting
Plot: male nudity, homelessness, architect, begging, nervous breakdown, mental disorder, drunken woman, drunken man, drug addict, heist, drug addiction, mental breakdown ...
Place: australia
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48%
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Stuck! (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Beautiful young Daisy feels stuck working as a shopgirl by day and caring for her ailing mother by night. A suicide gone wrong leaves Daisy wrongly imprisoned, while the neighbor whose testimony put her away struggles with guilt. A tongue-in-cheek ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: prison, women in prison, lesbian relationship, death row, suicide, diary, dream, hanging, female nudity, prison guard, warden, guilt ...
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 4.2
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The Big Fall (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: L.A. private detective is hired to investigate the disappearance of an alluring woman's brother. Surrounded by double-crossing deals and dangerous relation, Rybeck will have to plunge headfirst into his deadliest case ever.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, suspense, rough ...
Plot: private detective, mystery, heist, chase, investigation, missing person, escapades, espionage, crimes, private investigator, disappearance, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
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Angel Baby (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman who believes she has been chosen by God to heal people is taken in by a greedy promoter and his shrewish wife to make the rounds of the rural South - she to save souls and heal the sick, he to make as much money as he possibly can.
Style: suspense, biting, realistic, serious, retro
Plot: religion, faith, blindness, small town, miraculous event, witch doctor, child in peril, dishonesty, hopes, mentally challenged, clergy, rise and fall ...
Time: 60s
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Seeing Clearly (2016)
Genre: Short, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 8 min.
Story: A narrative exploring an individual's psychological journey in losing his vision, and the effects it has both upon himself and others around him. Utilizing only voiceover and internal monologue, and visually contrasting first and third person, ...
Plot: blind man, a vision, blindness, disability
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47%
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Northern Borders (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: 'Northern Borders' tells the story of ten year-old Austen Kittredge who is sent by his father to live on his grandparents' Vermont farm, where he experiences wild adventures and uncovers long-festering family secrets. It's 1956 ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, tense, contemplative
Plot: boy, childhood, child protagonist, family relations, bereavement, old man, coming of age, child with gun, heist, marital strife, youth, bank robber ...
Time: 50s
Place: vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Held Hostage (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Michelle a single mother is kidnapped by three masked men and held hostage until she is forced to rob a bank which is the only option she has to saving her only child's life while they are both wired to explode.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: confined, heist, woman in danger, single parent, crimes, unlikely criminals, isolation, crime gone awry, bank, parents and children, child in peril, hostage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.4
 50
Insight (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Pavel Zuev has to start his life over from darkness after he looses his sight. The young man has to learn again how to eat, walk, wash himself, do simple housework, and even how to look out of the window without seeing anything. All connections to ...
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: loss of eyesight, blindness, blind man, social problems, relationships, hopes, visual impairment, blindness and impaired vision, male female relationship, life is a bitch, starting over, accident
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44%
The Great & The Small (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Twenty-six year old Scott is living on the streets and trying to find his way back into society while on probation for petty crimes. He attempts to navigate his relationship with his two bit criminal of a boss and an enigmatic detective, while at ...
Plot: homeless, probation, single mother, ex girlfriend, drawing, heist, scam, death of child, warden, unemployed, baby, riding a bicycle ...
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44%
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Octavia (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Everybody has a little murder in their heart... somewhere.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, gloomy, emotional ...
Plot: rape, blind woman, blindness, disability, friends, family relations, confined, life is a bitch, youth, misfit, society, hopes ...
Time: 80s
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43%
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Somebody Is Waiting (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An alcoholic father must take control of his wayward children when their mother is killed.
Style: serious, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: abusive relationship, family relations, addiction, family, parent child relationship, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, death in the family, parents and children, haunted by the past, alcohol abuse, heist ...
Time: 90s
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43%
Charley Varrick (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charley Varrick robs a bank in a small town with his friends. Instead of obtaining a small amount of money they discover they stole a very large amount of money belonging to the mob. Charley must now come up with a plan to not only evade the police ...
Style: neo noir, sexy, cynical, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, gangsters, mafia, small town, chase, hitman, crimes, crime gone awry, desert, murder, caper ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new mexico, usa
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42%
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Diamonds (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Switzerland, Israel, USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Richard Roundtree (SHAFT), Robert Shaw (JAWS) and $100 Million of the Hottest Rocks in the World!
Plot: heist, jewish, twins, diamond
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42%
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Four Days (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A teenaged boy becomes tangled up in a botched bank robbery attempt mastermined by his father and his father's friend.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, offbeat
Audience: teen drama
Plot: empire, heist, disorder, family relations, parents and children, bank, teenage life, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
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41%
American Buffalo (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three inner-city losers plan a robbery of a valuable coin in a seedy second-hand junk shop.
Style: talky, stylized, bleak, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: betrayal, crimes, heist, happy ending, homeless, great dialogue, caper, satire, diner, tantrum, relationships, culture clash ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, rhode island, usa
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41%
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The Conviction (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A girl and her art professor get trapped inside a castle-museum after it closes at night. After a little resistance she agrees to have sex with him, but then she sues the professor for rape. The professor will have to prove his innocence.
Style: controversial
Plot: impotent husband, court, museum, rape, professor, older man younger woman sex, sexually dissatisfied wife, dysfunctional marriage, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual manipulation, architect, sex scene ...
Place: italy
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40%
River of Grass (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Cozy, a dissatisfied housewife, meets Lee at a bar. A drink turns into a home break-in, and a gun shot sends them on the run together, thinking they've committed murder.
Style: road movie, witty, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: lovers on the run, travel, runaway, on the road, crimes, partners, love and romance, friendship, couples, heist, friends, on the run ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, everglades, usa
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40%