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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: heist, museum, handicapped, security guard, prosthetic limb, man in a wheelchair, blind man, caper, disability, robbery, ex cop, unemployment, blindness, obstacle, handicap, statue

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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, crime, dishonesty, friends, family relations and friendship mostly in Drama, Short and Crime genres. Some movies like Beg, Borrow, or Steal: Dirty Dealing 3D (2018), The Ticket (2016), Museum Hours (2012), Cool Money (2005), Nickel Mountain (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dirty Dealing 3D (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: sentimental, captivating, psychological, tense, sexy ...
Plot: heist, casino, cons and scams, gambling, dishonesty, leukemia, caper, single mother, crimes, profanity, sexual content, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, 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, touching, psychological, serious
Plot: blind man, obsession, morality, betrayal, greed, unfaithful husband, regret, loss, ambition, selfishness, disability, friendship ...
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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, contemplative, thought provoking, sincere, serious ...
Plot: museum, friendship, tour guide, postmodernism, city life, security guard, art, nudity (full frontal - brief), cause and meaning, friends, urban, painter ...
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: gang, heist, criminal heroes, cons and scams, dishonesty, crimes, law enforcement, jail, hotel, prison, crime, 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: unplanned pregnancy, deadbeat dad, diner, countryside, past coming back to haunt, moral dilemma, older man younger woman relationship, sex scene, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, marriage, love interest, biological father ...
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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: serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy, suspenseful
Plot: murder, alcohol abuse, custody, haunted by the past, courtroom, family relations, betrayal, investigation, manipulation, teenage daughter, trial, marriage ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: san francisco
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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: miraculous event, warden, burglar, illness, robbery, blind man, parole officer, healing, ex convict, criminal, doctor, beggar
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58%
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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: rape, museum, professor, court, female nudity, male nudity, pubic hair, courtroom, trial, psychoanalysis, attorney, dysfunctional marriage ...
Place: italy
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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: obstacle, handicap, assassination
Time: 80s
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51%
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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.
Plot: robbery, sex scene, animal attack, crying man, merry go round, grocery store, amusement park, blood, security guard, mental instability, gay club, male orgasm ...
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 ...
Plot: jail, prison, prisoner, security guard, hanging, female nudity, guilt, prison guard, dream, diary, music box, overbearing mother ...
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48%
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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: feel good, touching, ironic, cynical, talky ...
Plot: self discovery, introspection, aging, workplace situations, heist, crimes, partners, mentor, mentor protege relationship, prostitute, diamond, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, australia, new jersey
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48%
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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, suspense, bleak, rough ...
Plot: private detective, danger, heist, mystery, missing person, chase, espionage, crimes, investigation, murder, escapades, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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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, disability, blindness
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46%
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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: serious, realistic, biting, suspense
Plot: miraculous event, small town, faith, blindness, rock, innocence lost, cons and scams, child in peril, drug dealing, rise and fall, ambition, babies and infants ...
Time: 60s
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46%
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Fate (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Four friends bound by destiny and unbeatable in the dark world. When a casino attack goes wrong as a result of betrayal, fate turns them into enemies. Now, forced to aim the gun at each other's hearts, their unavoidable battle begins.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: betrayal, heist, vengeance, rivalry, casino, dishonesty, haunted by the past, gangsters, gang, crimes, destiny, caper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: confined, woman in danger, heist, isolation, unlikely criminals, danger, crimes, single parent, deadly, parents and children, bank, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Octavia (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Everybody has a little murder in their heart... somewhere.
Style: sexual, gloomy, touching, sexy, serious ...
Plot: disability, friends, family relations, life is a bitch, society, misfit, confined, youth, hopes, friendship, captivity, human spirit ...
Time: 80s
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Diamonds (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Switzerland, Israel, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Richard Roundtree (SHAFT), Robert Shaw (JAWS) and $100 Million of the Hottest Rocks in the World!
Plot: heist, twin, jewish, twins, diamond
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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: probation, ex girlfriend, single mother, warden, death of child, unemployed, cycling, homeless, sex in bed, carrot, baby, parole officer ...
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43%
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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 ...
Plot: loss of eyesight, accident, blindness, blind man
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42%
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: suspenseful, gloomy, serious
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, siblings relations, death in the family, crimes, crime, on the run, family problems, weakness, heist, alcohol abuse, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 90s
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42%
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: atmospheric, surreal, serious, experimental, sexual ...
Plot: disability, introspection, love affair, lifestyle, dangerous attraction, sexual abuse, human spirit, sexual relations, voyeurism, nursing, couples, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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41%
Come Home Raquel (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Raquel, a 13 year old living in Queens, NY, struggles to make sense of her life after the deportation of her parents. Things quickly change upon the arrival of a new teacher and the return of her young uncle.
Plot: heist, missing mother, latin, grief, new teacher, broken family, bully, uncle niece relationship, latina, missing father, children, teenager ...
Place: new york
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41%
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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, offbeat, suspenseful
Plot: heist, dishonesty, crime, crimes, bank, teenage life, parents and children, disorder, family relations, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
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40%
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, bleak, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: betrayal, antique dealer, broken glass, coin, gun, rainstorm, trust, robbery, revenge, loyalty, poker game, diner ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new jersey
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40%
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 ...
Plot: bank robber, old woman, marital strife, family relations, truancy, schoolboy, child protagonist, child with gun, heist, desertion, child as main character, old man ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: vermont
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39%
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: offbeat, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: on the run, crimes, love and romance, chases and races, partners, crime, couples, friends, on the road, heist, lovers on the run, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
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Blind Massage (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A drama centered on the employees of a Nanjing massage parlor who share a common trait: they are all blind.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: love and romance, misfit, disability, massage parlor, chinese, massage, sex scene, disappearance, blind man, blindness, flirt, matchmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
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37%
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The Goldfinch (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In a rush of panic, he steals 'The Goldfinch', a painting that eventually draws him into a world of crime.
Style: atmospheric, non-linear, exciting, psychological, enigmatic
Plot: tragic event, art, friendship, parent child relationship, museum, drugs, foster home, bombing, painting, teenage boy, brother brother relationship, father son relationship ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, amsterdam
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