Movies like Den of Thieves

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Den of Thieves (2018)
 7.0
 111K
Den of Thieves (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, enigmatic, disturbing, twists and turns, surprise ending, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, police brutality, strip club, tough guy, gunfight, criminal, deception, tough cop, car chase, fbi, divorce, ex marine, swat team, police, chase, armored truck, money, police officer, investigation, brutality, interrogation, police detective, machismo, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful and neo noir films with plots about violence, murder, chase, gun, police, gunfight and betrayal mostly in Thriller, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Den of Thieves: Triple 9 (2016), 21 Bridges (2019), Heat (1995), Sleepless (2017), Takers (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 72K
Triple 9 (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, betrayal, murder, police corruption, corrupt cop, violence, bag of money, crimes, strip club, organized crime, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia, los angeles, boston, usa, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 66K
21 Bridges (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A disgraced NYPD detective after being thrust into a citywide manhunt for a cop killer, is given a shot at redemption.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, enigmatic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: murder investigation, police officer killed, corrupt cop, nypd, police, manhunt, fbi agent, police officer, conspiracy, hostage, murder, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: manhattan new york city, philadelphia, grand central station manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 643K
Heat (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Obsessive master thief, Neil McCauley leads a top-notch crew on various daring heists throughout Los Angeles while determined detective, Vincent Hanna pursues him without rest. Each man recognizes and respects the ability and the dedication of the ...
Style: tense, neo noir, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gunfight, robbery, crimes, bank robbery, master criminal, group of criminals, police detective, thief, loner, gangsters, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.6
 32K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, tense ...
Plot: organized crime, undercover cop, kidnapping, tough cop, police corruption, rescue, police detective, race against time, father son relationship, brutality, mercilessness, car chase ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.2
 63K
Takers (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A seasoned team of bank robbers, including Gordon Jennings (Idris Elba), John Rahway (Paul Walker), A.J. (Hayden Christensen), and brothers Jake (Michael Ealy) and Jesse Attica (Chris Brown) successfully complete their latest heist and lead a life ...
Style: suspense, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, robbery, armored car robbery, crimes, gang, chase, gangsters, tough guy, thief, armored car, undercover cop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: FBI agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the U.S. border.
Style: neo noir, suspense, surprise ending, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: drug cartel, cia, black ops, u.s. mexico border, terrorist, cartel, cia agent, brutality, top secret, mission, organized crime, corruption ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: somalia, sonora, kansas city, mexico city, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hell or High Water (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A divorced dad and his ex-con brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's farm in West Texas.
Style: realistic, suspense, atmospheric, cerebral, neo noir ...
Plot: bank robbery, brother, oil, heist, texas ranger, criminal, bank robber, brother brother relationship, small town, armed robbery, robbery, gunfight ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, future
Place: texas, california, usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.5
 386K
The Town (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Doug MacRay is a longtime thief, who, smarter than the rest of his crew, is looking for his chance to exit the game. When a bank job leads to the group kidnapping an attractive branch manager, he takes on the role of monitoring her – but their ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, robbery, romancing a criminal, gunfight, group of criminals, gang, thief, crimes, gangsters, perfect crime, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 7.6
 370K
Inside Man (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Bank robber Dalton Russell enters a Manhattan bank, locks the doors and takes hostages, working methodically and without haste. Detective Frazier is assigned to negotiate, but his mind is occupied with the corruption charges he is facing. With an ...
Style: tricky, surprise ending, suspense, clever, twists and turns ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, robbery, hostage, bank, master criminal, perfect crime, crimes, thief, police, police detective, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.6
 423K
Sicario (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, Hong Kong
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A young female FBI agent joins a secret CIA operation to take down a Mexican cartel boss, a job that ends up pushing her ethical and moral values to the limit.
Style: realistic, suspense, neo noir, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: drug cartel, cia, u.s. mexico border, black ops, mercenary, swat team, drug smuggling, fbi agent, tough girl, vigilantism, revenge, cia agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: mexico, usa, texas, arizona, tucson arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 8.2
 463K
Money Heist (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
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Story: To carry out the biggest heist in history, a mysterious man called The Professor recruits a band of eight robbers who have a single characteristic: none of them has anything to lose. Five months of seclusion - memorizing every step, every detail, ...
Style: suspense, exciting, twists and turns, intense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, perfect crime, hostage situation, bank robbery, professor, master criminal, hostage, planning, criminal heroes, thief, strategy, stockholm syndrome ...
Place: spain, madrid, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.1
 9K
Rogue City (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Caught in the crosshairs of police corruption and Marseille’s warring gangs, a loyal cop must protect his squad by taking matters into his own hands.
Style: suspense, tragic ending, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: italian mafia, police, con artists, mafia, violence, police corruption, french police, sniper, corruption, police detective, police brutality, police investigation ...
Time: 2020s
Place: marseille, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 4K
Renegades (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Buster McHenry (Sutherland) is as an undercover agent for the police. His mission involves him in a robbery. Buster gets shot but Hank Storm (Phillips), an Indian, helps Buster. Since Hank wants a spear in the possession of the criminals that Buster ...
Style: suspense, intense, serious, rough, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: undercover, buddy cop, police corruption, gangsters, heist, vengeance, crimes, native american, violence, revenge, car chase, undercover cop ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, philadelphia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a D.E.A. and S.W.A.T. cartel takedown ends in a shootout, S.W.A.T. Agent Travis Hall seizes a mysterious prisoner taking him into custody. Before long, the S.W.A.T. compound is under siege by wave-after-wave of assault teams attempting to ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: police, corrupt cop, survival, death of friend, swat team, chase, murder, police chase, violence, self mutilation, martial arts, spy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: seattle, washington state, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 55K
Chaos (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two cops, a rookie and a grizzled vet, pursue an accomplished bank robber.
Style: surprise ending, exciting, twists and turns, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, robbery, heist, police detective, investigation, police investigation, gangsters, crimes, hostage, surveillance, dirty cop, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 57K
Ambulance (2022)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Decorated veteran Will Sharp, desperate for money to cover his wife's medical bills, asks for help from his adoptive brother Danny. A charismatic career criminal, Danny instead offers him a score: the biggest bank heist in Los Angeles history: ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: heist gone wrong, bank robbery, ambulance, heist, crimes, woman in danger, burglar, criminal, robbery, hostage situation, hostage, problem ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 5.8
 10K
Waist Deep (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An ex-convict (Tyrese) gets tangled up with a gang after his car is hijacked with his son inside.
Style: intense, suspense, twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, kidnapping, chase, gangsters, car chase, adventure, african american, ex convict, organized crime, father son relationship, hip hop, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 80K
Broken City (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In a broken city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart seeks redemption and revenge after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure, the mayor. Billy's relentless pursuit of justice, matched only by his streetwise ...
Style: rough, twists and turns, suspenseful, neo noir, political ...
Plot: private detective, conspiracy, investigation, revenge, infidelity, betrayal, politics, political corruption, crimes, mayor, lawyer, surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, new orleans, new jersey, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.1
 16K
The Driver (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Driver specializes in driving getaway cars for robberies. His exceptional talent has prevented him from being caught yet. After another successful flight from the police a self-assured detective makes it his primary goal to catch the Driver. He ...
Style: atmospheric, neo noir, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, heist, car, gambling, witness, on the run, one last job, police detective, crimes, criminal heroes, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.3
 44K
Bastille Day (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Belgium, Luxembourg, China, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Michael Mason is an American pickpocket living in Paris who finds himself hunted by the CIA when he steals a bag that contains more than just a wallet. Sean Briar, the field agent on the case, soon realises that Michael is just a pawn in a much ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, intense, suspenseful ...
Plot: pickpocket, terrorism, cia, bomb, espionage, rogue agent, cia agent, investigation, gunfight, surveillance, spy, brutality ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 14K
Point Blank (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A nurse is forced to spring a wounded murder suspect from the hospital when the man’s brother kidnaps his pregnant wife and wants to make a trade.
Style: tense, bleak, captivating, brutal, surprise ending ...
Plot: nurse, ambulance, police, hospital, gang, corruption, violence, escape, anger, betrayal, organized crime, police detective ...
Time: 2010s
Place: cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.9
 12K
Deep Cover (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The black policeman Russell Stevens applies for a special anti-drug squad which targets the highest boss of cocaine delivery to LA: the Colombian foreign minister's nephew. Russell works his way up from the bottom undercover, until he reaches ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, tense, suspense, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, police investigation, undercover, crimes, brutality, murder, drug addiction, racial slur, undercover cop, drugs, corruption, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, 70s, year 1972, year 1992
Place: california, los angeles, cleveland ohio, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 37K
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: neo noir, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, gunfight, blackmail, crimes, gang, cons and scams, gold, mastermind, money, organized crime, deception ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: On New Year's Eve, inside a police station that's about to be closed for good, officer Jake Roenick must cobble together a force made up cops and criminals to save themselves from a mob looking to kill mobster Marion Bishop.
Style: suspense, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, siege, survival, police corruption, police station, crimes, criminal's revenge, violence, brutality, sniper, master criminal, unlikely partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: detroit, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 22K
Dark Blue (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Set during the Rodney King riots, a robbery homicide investigation triggers a series of events that will cause a corrupt LAPD officer to question his tactics.
Style: tense, harsh, intense, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, police investigation, police brutality, crimes, corruption, police officer, police, investigation, rookie, partners, fighting the system, crime and punishment ...
Time: 20th century, year 1992, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, new jersey, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
All Things To All Men (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A thief is caught up in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse between a maverick cop and London crime boss.
Style: tense, serious, exciting, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: corruption, crimes, cons and scams, law enforcement, rivals, life is a bitch, dishonesty, criminal, crime boss, police, hunt down, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Marine 5: Battleground (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While working as an EMT back stateside Jake Carter after responding to a distress call, finds himself caught up protecting a person of interest from a biker gang ruthlessly hunting them down.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, betrayal, gunfight, murder, brutality, survival, fight, chase, violence, deception, death, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.0
 292
Deadly Target (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Chinese gangster in Los Angeles escapes on the eve of his deportation to Hong Kong. A martial-arts master detective and his ragtag team get caught up in the action as they track down this ruthless killer.
Style: suspense, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, gangsters, rivalry, missing person, vengeance, law enforcement, tough heroes, dishonesty, heroes, crimes, interracial relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, asia, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Code of Silence (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Chicago cop is caught in a middle of a gang war while his own comrades shun him because he wants to take an irresponsible cop down.
Style: exciting, suspense, intense, stylized, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crimes, mafia, police, revenge, fight, chase, gangsters, police officer, hitman, police investigation, gang ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 47K
Stuber (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After crashing his car, a cop who's recovering from eye surgery recruits an Uber driver to help him catch a heroin dealer. The mismatched pair soon find themselves in for a wild day of stakeouts and shootouts as they encounter the city's ...
Style: humorous, light, exciting, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: taxi driver, police officer, vulgarity, drug lord, lapd, buddy cop, investigation, father daughter relationship, murder, driver, partners, friendship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%