Movies like Dirty Money

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Dirty Money (1972)
 6.5
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Dirty Money (1972)
Original name: La maudite galette
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This French-Canadian crime/action drama, which satirizes U.S. crime films, was shown at the Cannes Film Festival in 1972 and was well received. In the picture, perfectly ordinary people murder, steal, and torture one another with casual abandon in order to solve their everyday problems.
Plot: heist, torture, betrayal, robbery, satire, murder, kill, infamy, husband wife relationship, uncle, family feud
Place: quebec

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Most similar movies to Dirty Money

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, tense and serious films with plots about murder, heist, gunfight, betrayal, violence, crimes and robbery mostly in Crime, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Dirty Money: Precious Cargo (2016), Scratch (2015), Foolproof (2003), The Split (1968), The Final Heist (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Precious Cargo (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a botched heist, Eddie a murderous crime boss, hunts down the seductive thief Karen who failed him. In order to win back Eddie’s trust, Karen recruits her ex-lover and premier thief Jack to steal a cargo of rare precious gems. But when the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, tense, surprise ending
Plot: heist, crime boss, diamond, betrayal, thief, danger, gang, gunfight, criminal, heist gone wrong, assassination attempt, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.1
 92
Scratch (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A female rookie armored truck guard is caught between her co-workers' plot to rob their own truck and greedy gangsters desperate to grab the cash.
Plot: warehouse, heist, bandit, explosion, gun, gangster, mafia, russian, money, armored truck, scratch, gangsters ...
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84%
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Foolproof (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Kevin, Sam and Rob have an unusual hobby: planning foolproof heists, without intending to actually perform them. The game goes wrong when their latest plan is stolen and carried out. Things get even worse when a mysterious man approaches them with ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, faked death, master criminal, blackmail, betrayal, race against time, crime, crimes, murder, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.1
 1K
The Split (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of thieves attempt a daring robbery of a football stadium.
Style: suspense
Plot: heist, arrest, murder investigation, murder, death, colosseum, recruiting, stadium, master thief, soccer match, planning, assault ...
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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The Final Heist (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: David King is an art thief who has retired to devote his time to his daughter on whom he dotes. He hasn't counted, however, on a mysterious gang who don't believe he is ready for retirement and who kidnap his daughter Gillian. If he ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: heist, art thief, art museum, butt naked, kidnapping, female nudity, suicide, false accusation, videotaping, painting, money, betrayal ...
Place: montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 7K
Lucifer (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In God's own country, the supreme leader of the ruling party dies, leaving a huge vacuum, not only in the electoral and leadership sphere of the party but also that of the state. In the inevitable succession squabble and the power struggle that ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: politics, husband wife relationship, police officer, fight, betrayal, murder, revenge, violence, fire, rain, shot in the chest, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.4
 26K
Son of a Gun (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Locked up for a minor crime, 19 year old JR quickly learns the harsh realities of prison life. Protection, if you can get it, is paramount. JR soon finds himself under the watchful eye of Australia's most notorious criminal, Brendan Lynch, but ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, prison life, prison, car chase, crime, crimes, teaching the ways of the world, criminal heroes, betrayal, master criminal, confined, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, melbourne australia, melbourne
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.4
 76
Unbound (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Julius Fonteneau has decided to take the law into his own hands after his daughter has gone missing. His only friend supports him while his wife resents him and the police are growing suspicious of his intentions. He must determine right from wrong ...
Plot: blood, murder, violence, revenge, deception, kidnapping, psycho killer, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 5.0
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American Heist (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Luxembourg
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two brothers, both with troubled paths, find themselves in the middle of one last bank job.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, sibling relationship, crime gone awry, going straight, disorder, haunted by the past, criminal heroes, hopes, crimes, crime, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Forbidden Love Game (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film begins with a school teacher bidding farewell to his students, who are leaving for the summer. As he is heading home he notices two of his students are hitch-hiking and picks them up. He invites them over for dinner and lodging, which they ...
Plot: kidnapping, teenager, torture, domination, gay interest, male nudity, female nudity, murder, sex, suicide
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
3000 Miles to Graceland (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: It was an ingenious enough plan: rob the Riviera Casino's count room during an Elvis impersonator convention. But Thomas Murphy decided to keep all the money for himself and shot all his partners, including recently-freed ex-con Michael Zane. ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, heist, crime, crimes, cons and scams, robbery, trial, disguise, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, gang, brat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Betrayals & Bullets: The Dame (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 51 min.
Story: After the murder of his girlfriend, a gang enforcer sets out to find out who perpetrated the killing.
Plot: murder, neo noir, firearm, respect, betrayal, neo-noir, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
 33K
Heist (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Joe Moore has a job he loves. He's a thief. His job goes sour when he gets caught on security camera tape. His fence, Bergman reneges on the money he's owed, and his wife may be betraying him with the fence's young lieutenant. Moore ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gold, cons and scams, gang, jewelry, crime, crimes, blackmail, one last job, gunfight, neo noir, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Payback: Straight Up (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With friends like these, who needs enemies? That's the question bad guy Porter is left asking after his wife and partner steal his heist money and leave him for dead -- or so they think. Five months and an endless reservoir of bitterness later, ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, betrayal, vengeance, prostitute, criminal's revenge, theft, crime gone awry, fish out of water, dishonesty, confined, gangsters, destiny ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Wolves, Pigs & Men (1964)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sabu and his pals hold a pauper's funeral for Sabu's mother. His brother Jiro arrives home, fresh out of jail, and Sabu pointedly states that Jiro is not invited. Jiro meanwhile is planning a big job - steal 40 million in cash and drugs, ...
Plot: torture, robbery, yakuza, sibling relationship, funeral, rat, cigar smoking, drugs, deception, murder, existentialism, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Perfect Neighbor (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Kansas City, the deranged middle-age Donna Germaine stabs and kills her lover, when he calls off their relationship to stay with his wife. Donna uses an excuse to move to the house of her aunt, and she becomes obsessed in their neighbor, the ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, complex
Plot: femme fatale, obsession, murder, betrayal, husband wife relationship, marriage, attraction, neighbor, starting over, marital problem
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
 2K
Danger One (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: While transporting a dying man to the hospital, two paramedics find a million dollars in cash sewn into his clothing. When the man dies, they decide to keep it, setting them on a path for a hellish night of violence and mayhem.
Style: captivating, suspense, humorous, tense
Plot: murder, ambulance, greed, car accident, betrayal, money, moral dilemma, on the run, violence, cover up, smuggling, crimes ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Sensitive New-Age Killer (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Paul as a young boy witnessed the notorious hit man “The Snake” kill a few lowlifes and since that moment he has dedicated his life to cleaning up the streets of all evil doers. Helping Paul with contract killings is his best friend George who ...
Style: cult film
Plot: male female relationship, gunfight, police, drug use, shot in the chest, violence, murder, father daughter relationship, satire, weapons, moral ambiguity, friendship ...
Place: melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Hard Word (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Three fraternal bank robbers languishing in jail, discover a profitable (if not dodgy) way to spend their time. Crime can most certainly pay, if you "know wot I mean?" However when sex and greed rear-up between the good crims and the bad ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, cynical, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, prison, chase, crimes, cons and scams, criminal heroes, dishonesty, siblings relations, frame up, rivalry, vengeance, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne australia, sydney australia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 5K
Best Seller (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hit man Cleve approaches writer/cop Dennis about a story for his next book: How Cleve made a living, working for one of the most powerful politicians in the country. To get the story right, they travel around the country to gather statements and ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, heist, hitman, psychopath, serial killer, police detective, crimes, vengeance, writer's life, danger, mind game, gunfight ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, california, oregon, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
L.A. Takedown (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Michael Mann's (HEAT, MIAMI VICE) gutsy telefilm tells the tale of two skilled professionals--one a cop, the other a criminal--who aren't as different as they think.Vincent Hanna (Scott Plank) is an intense cop on the trail of ruthless ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, rivalry, tough law enforcer, criminal heroes, police detective, master criminal, law enforcement, crime gone awry, graphic violence, urban, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
 22K
Postal (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story begins with a regular Joe who tries desperately to seek employment, but embarks on a violent rampage when he teams up with cult leader Uncle Dave. Their first act is to heist an amusement park, only to learn that the Taliban are planning ...
Style: cynical, humorous, harsh, entertaining, controversial ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: massacre, heist, anti hero, anti heroes, crimes, misfit, gory, danger, violence, absurdism, satire, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, september 11 2001
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
City of Industry (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A retired thief swears revenge on the lunatic who murdered his brother and partner, while going on the run with the loot they stole.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, murder, betrayal, neo noir, revenge, crime, crimes, gangsters, gang, stripper, dishonesty, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Lock 'n' Load (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Vietnam vet has nightmares about murder and zombies, and then discovers that he and other vets have been programmed to commit crimes and then kill themselves afterwards so they can't be traced. He investigates to try to find out who is ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: vietnam veteran, murder, violence, police, betrayal, assassin, splatter, explosion, gunfight, hospital, robbery, brainwashing
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Life Before This (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Several innocent persons are hurt after two robbers, fleeing from the police, run into a neighborhood cafe.
Style: contemplative, realistic, serious
Plot: heist, cafe, destiny, hostage, introspection, social differences, family problems, gory, on the run, crime gone awry, midlife crisis, family in crisis ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 13K
The Aura (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, France
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In neo-noir fashion El Aura narrates in the first person the hallucinating voyage of Espinoza, a quiet, cynical taxidermist, who suffers epilepsy attacks, and is obsessed with committing the perfect crime.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: heist, epilepsy, murder, betrayal, hunting, taxidermy, deadly, perfect crime, dishonesty, weekend, unlikely criminals, accidental killing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 115K
Contraband (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When his brother-in-law runs afoul of a drug lord, family man Chris Farraday turns to a skill he abandoned long ago – smuggling – to repay the debt. But the job goes wrong, and Farraday finds himself wanted by cops, crooks and killers alike.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: smuggling, drug lord, gunfight, dishonesty, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, security guard, robbery, danger, betrayal, ex convict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Hard Night Falling (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Goro, a criminal mastermind, plot to steal a massive cache of gold from the Rossini family. Unbeknownst to Goro and his soldiers of fortune, one of Rossini's guest is a highly trained foreign operative who fights to not only save the hostages ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, hostage, gold coin, goon, danger, rivalry, escapades, family, crimes, murder, deadly, henchman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 118K
The Score (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An aging thief hopes to retire and live off his ill-gotten wealth when a young kid convinces him into doing one last heist.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safecracker, robbery, crime, one last job, betrayal, thief, cons and scams, crimes, jewelry, blueprint, stewardess, group of criminals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Whatever You Say (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bastien, an ambitious young production assistant, catches the attention of Jean-Louis, a producer of high regard, and is granted a shot at his own television show.
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, clever, dark humor ...
Plot: satire, tv show, murder, adultery, disorder, social differences, couples, crimes, rise to the top, couple relations, showbiz, vandalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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