Movies like Rotten to the Core

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Rotten to the Core (1965)
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Rotten to the Core (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Rogues Jelly Knight, Scapa Flood, and Lennie the Dip leave prison expecting boss The Duke to have their stash ready to share out. Instead, Duke's girl Sara gives them the news Duke is dead and the money gone on nursing care. They soon discover that Duke is actually running Hope Springs Nature Clinic with the help of most of the local villains. Very strange - and the nearby army camp and Sara's encouragement of Lieutenant Vine would seem to be no coincidence either. Written by Jeremy Perkins
Plot: heist, police, caper, train, clinic, officer, pickpocket, bank, military base, criminal gang, arrest, scheme, tank, release from prison
Place: london

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Most similar movies to Rotten to the Core

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about heist, caper, crimes, crime, dishonesty, cons and scams and disorder mostly in Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like Rotten to the Core: The Jokers (1967), Perfect Friday (1970), Crooks and Coronets (1969), The James Gang (1997), Bank Shot (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
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The Jokers (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Oliver Reed and Michael Crawford play two brothers who are always trying to find some way to succeed with cleverness rather than simple drudgery. Crawford is constantly living in his brother's shadow as the one who gets caught. After Crawford ...
Plot: heist, caper, plan, queen, satire, police, monarchy, tower of london, crown, brother, theft, high society
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
 651
Perfect Friday (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The deputy manager of a London bank has worked out a way to rob the branch of £200,000. When he becomes involved with the attractive Lady Dorset he decides to go ahead with his plan. He needs her help and that of her philandering spendthrift ...
Plot: posing, female nudity, bank, inspector, bank manager, heist, caper, perfect crime, married couple, trust, robbery, counterfeit money ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Crooks and Coronets (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two crooks are hired to rob an eccentric old lady's estate, but once they get to know her, they can't bring themselves to do it.
Plot: heist, robbery, rolls royce, parole, old lady, prison, convict, mansion, estate, jewel, servant, caper ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: london, new york, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.0
 132
The James Gang (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After an audacious jewellery robbery the whole James family heads for home on the run with the obsessive detective Julia Armstrong in hot pursuit.
Plot: jewel theft, on the run, father, mother, heist, children, jewelry, getaway car, police, runaway, police officer, aftermath ...
Place: london, edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 5.5
 962
Bank Shot (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A bank temporarily housed in a mobile home while a new building is built, looks like an easy target to break into. On the other hand, why not steal the whole bank, and rob it in a safer location.
Style: realistic, semi serious, cynical, humorous, witty ...
Plot: heist, dishonesty, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, chase, gang, crime, golf, disorder, showbiz, bank, cons and scams ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.1
 9
High Risk (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A troupe of former circus performers plot to steel a valuable artifact from an embassy in Washington, DC.
Plot: caper, embassy, artifact, circus performer, acrobat, statue, heist, jewel theft
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.5
 462
Loot (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the play by 'Joe Orton' this film follows the adventures of two pals who have pulled off a bank robbery and have to hide the loot. Fortunately (?) one of them works in a funeral parlour and they have a coffin to spare.
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, farce, hotel, coffin, robbery, caper, nothing goes right, crimes, bank, cons and scams, disorder, dark humor ...
Time: 60s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Let's Rob the Bank (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shopkeeper Victor Garnier has naively invested his family's life savings in an African mine, on his banker's recommendation. When the mine is nationalized, rendering the stock worthless, he considers himself shamelessly robbed by the bank; ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous, parody
Plot: bank, tunnel, heist, cons and scams, disorder, storage unit, dishonesty, dancer's life, love and romance, unlikely criminals, crime, crime gone awry ...
Time: 60s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Silver Bears (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Financial wizard "Doc" Fletcher (Michael Caine) is sent by crime boss Joe Fiore (Martin Balsam) to buy a bank in Switzerland in order to more easily launder their profits. When he arrives, Fletcher finds that the bank, acquired by his ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: bank, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, femme fatale, prodigy, gangsters, dishonesty, crime, forgery, crimes, criminal heroes, hidden identity ...
Time: 70s
Place: switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Underbelly Blues (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Uforic, a cowardly gangster rapper, hitches a ride with York, a redneck who takes him out to the desert to execute him for fun. But before York is able to pull the trigger, Uforic tells him about a secret transaction involving a mysterious briefcase ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, exciting
Plot: hitman, heist, gangsters, money, black american, urban setting, murder, hillbilly, fbi agent, police, rapper, briefcase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Wrong Arm of the Law (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The crooks in London know how it works. No one carries guns and no one resists the police. Then a new gang appears that go one better. They dress as police and steal from the crooks. This upset's the natural order of the police/criminal ...
Style: realistic, not serious, witty, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police officer, police, robbery, impostor, desert island, crimes, dishonesty, gang, master criminal, hidden identity, unlikely criminals, crime ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, europe, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Strong Language (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: While a narrator tells the story of a night of terror that changes his life forever, 16 young people chat about their lives in London. With topics ranging from the drug "ecstasy," to AIDs and one-night stands, to the sound of BritPop, and ...
Plot: hiv, twenty something, satire, urban setting, male female relationship, hiv aids, pop music, youth, police, justice, drugs, alcohol ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 486
The Heroes (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Roman TV technicians Fabio and Enzo have been unable to find decent jobs. They decide to crack a safe at a jewelry in Milan. To get the layout of the store, they enlist a beautiful but unsophisticated young woman, Deborah. To find underground access ...
Plot: caper, safe, unlikely criminal, jewelry store, heist
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Seven Golden Men (1965)
Genre: Crime
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After bungling a job in London, Albert, an international thief, masterminds a plan to rob a Geneva bank of 7 tons of gold. Assisted by the seductive Giorgia, who works from within the bank, and six other accomplices, Albert sets himself up in an ...
Plot: heist, gold, caper, betrayal, diving, convent, underwater scene, underground, held at gunpoint, gangsters, looking in a window, jackhammer ...
Place: switzerland, italy, geneva switzerland, rome italy, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Parole Officer (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hapless parole officer is framed for murder by a crooked police chief. To prove his innocence he must entice his former clients away from the law abiding lives they are now living to recover the evidence that will save him.
Style: feel good, humorous, talky, realistic, semi serious
Plot: murder, parole officer, warden, heist, police corruption, crimes, love and romance, law enforcement, partners, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, female police officer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, northern england, manchester, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A diamond advocate is attempting to steal a collection of diamonds, yet troubles arise when he realizes that he is not the only one after the diamonds.
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: lawyer, heist, zoophilia, robbery, suprisingly clever, stuttering, betrayal, screwball, trial, thief, court, american abroad ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london, tower bridge london, united kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Gambit (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, absurd, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: perfect crime, heist, caper, cons and scams, collector, crimes, crime gone awry, con men, disorder, forgery, silly humor, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 719
Kaleidoscope (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Romantic comedy which has Barney Lincoln and Angel McGinnis as a pair of amorous adventurers in the gambling places of London and the Riviera. Barney Lincoln is a rambling gambling man who scores sensational wins at poker and chemin de fer because ...
Style: feel good, stylized, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: casino, mind game, rivalry, criminal heroes, dishonesty, partners, crime, mate swapping, disorder, couples, unlikely criminals, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Operation St. Peter's (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Small time crook Napoleone falls into an unlikely gang made up of a gangster, called The Baron, and his two cohorts, Agonia and The Captain, where Napoleone takes them to Rome where they shack up with a shady used car dealer caled Il Cajella to help ...
Plot: robbery, prison, heist, church, theft, handcuffs, jail, cardinal the priest, caper, smuggling, betrayal, chase ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Love, Honor and Obey (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jonny dreams of leaving his dead-end job as a courier. Through his childhood best friend, nephew of the notorious crime lord Ray Kreed, he wins his way into the toughest gang in North London. Hungry for action, Jonny sparks a feud between Ray's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, brutal, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, crimes, gangsters, rivalry, criminal's revenge, friendship, organized crime, gang war, dishonesty, criminal heroes, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Secret Life of Archie's Wife (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bunny, an unhappily married Denver housewife, frustrated and stressed out over her uncommunicative businessman husband Archie as well as planing their daughter's coming wedding, has her life turned upside down one day when she's taken ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: golden years, crime, crimes, on the run, disorder, couples, kidnapping, heist, couple relations, bank, opposites attract, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Duffy (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Duffy is a cunning aristocrat of criminals who is hired by Stefane, a young playboy, to hijack a boat carrying several million dollars of his father's fortune. The plot succeeds, with a little help from Segolene, Stefane's girlfriend - but ...
Plot: heist, boat, abduction, father, man in bathtub, lighthouse, morgue, dynamite, brother brother relationship, coffin, ring, darts ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Hot Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A con-artist (Peter Ustinov) gains employment at an insurance company in order to embezzle money by re-programming their "new" wonder computer.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, partners, dishonesty, buddies, hacker, disorder, computers and web, prison, down on your luck, cons and scams, nothing goes right, crime ...
Time: 60s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Jönsson Gang Gets Gold Fever (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sickan has a new plan. This time, the gang are going to steal a small computer micro chip which contains...
Style: not serious, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: farce, cons and scams, heist, crime, criminal heroes, dishonesty, gang, crimes, master criminal, partners, disorder, silly humor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 1K
Plan C (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ronald Plasmeyer (Ruben Van Der Meer) is a small-time Amsterdam detective, struggling with financial problems because of his gambling habit. When the Chinese crime boss Hao threatens Ronald's ex-wife and son to get his money back, Ronald comes ...
Style: contemplative, captivating, humorous, light, disturbing
Plot: murder, unlikely criminal, crime investigation, career criminal, corrupt cop, heist, police, crime scene, hotel room, heist gone wrong, recruiting, poker ...
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Point of No Return (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A sequel to "Vabank" (1981), introduces the same characters entangled in a duel between a former safecracker and a crooked bank manager.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, heist, gangsters, border guard, crime, chases and races, confined, dishonesty, crime gone awry, crimes, hostages, criminal heroes ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, pre world war two
Place: europe, poland, switzerland, zurich switzerland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Man, a Woman and a Bank (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two novice thieves are plotting to rob a bank in Vancouver. A photographer snaps a shot of one thief as he is carrying the bank building's blueprints. The would-be thief then begins a relationship with the photographer and attempts to retrieve ...
Plot: heist, photographer, blueprint, money laundering, bank robbery, fake priest
Place: vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada, macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two hoplessly out of their class con-men attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the l9th century. They gain the enmity of the most famous bank Robber in the world and the affection of a crusading newspaperwoman.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, bank robbery, nothing goes right, journalism, master criminal, crime, crimes, misfit partners, odd couple, dishonesty, crime gone awry ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Special Delivery (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gang of thieves plan a daring bank robbery, making their escape across the rooftops of Los Angeles. The police are quickly called in, however, and only one of the robbers, Murdock, makes a clean getaway. Unfortunately, in order to do so, he is ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: heist, on the run, bank robbery, mailbox, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, criminal heroes, chases and races, crime gone awry, gangsters, chase, performer's life ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Welcome to Collinwood (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Five hapless inner-city low-lifes attempt to burgle a pawnbroker's safe, but end up being plagued by bad luck.
Style: humorous, entertaining, absurd, satirical, clever ...
Plot: heist, safecracker, crimes, crime, cons and scams, dishonesty, criminal heroes, prison, planning, disguise, release from prison, greed ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%