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Payroll (1961)
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Payroll (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A vicious gang of crooks plan to steal the wages of a local factory, but their carefully laid plans go wrong, when the factory employs an armoured van to carry the cash. The gang still go ahead with the robbery, but when the driver of the armoured van is killed in the raid, his wife plans revenge, and with the police closing in, the gang start to turn on each other.
Style: neo noir, cult film, british noir
Plot: deception, robbery, factory, ambush, neo-noir, heist, female nudity, armored truck, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: northern england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out neo noir, cult film, realistic and serious films with plots about robbery, female nudity, heist, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters and revenge mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Payroll: Slayground (1983), Villain (1971), Traitor's Gate (1964), Blue Collar (1978), 13 French Street (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Slayground (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Stone (Peter Coyote) hits an armored truck without his usual driver. The ensuing getaway leads to the death of an innocent. The payback is swift and brutal. The wronged father hires a twisted, sociopathic assassin to avenge his loss. One by one the ...
Plot: robbery, revenge, murder, machine gun, manslaughter, car accident, dead child, assassination, hitman, cat, death of child, thief
Place: england
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95%
 6.6
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Villain (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It tells the story of ruthless East End gangster Vic Dakin and his plans for an ambitious raid on the wages van of a plastic factory. This is a departure from Dakin's usual modus operandi, and the job is further complicated by his having to ...
Style: cult film, neo noir
Plot: neo-noir, police, mother, robbery, gangster, homosexual, hot temper, vicious, gangsters, retribution, torturer, throat slitting ...
Place: scotland yard, london
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65%
 5.8
 274
Traitor's Gate (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A businessman organises a caper to steal the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London.
Plot: deception, heist, doppelganger, prison escape, strip club, tower of london, criminal gang, jewel theft, jewel thief
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59%
 7.5
 8K
Blue Collar (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Fed up with mistreatment at the hands of both management and union brass, and coupled with financial hardships on each man's end, three auto assembly line workers hatch a plan to rob a safe at union headquarters.
Style: suspense, clever, realistic, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: factory worker, factory, heist, robbery, union, blue collar, crime gone awry, working class, crimes, crime, fighting the system, drinking alcohol ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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13 French Street (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A neo-noir tale of a man who seeks out an old friend, only to succumb to the will of a beautiful, mysterious woman.
Style: neo noir
Plot: male objectification, villa, pubic hair, friend, old friend, seaside, female nudity, male nudity, ripping clothes
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Backstreet Justice (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A P.I. is burdened by her late father's reputation as a corrupt cop.
Style: neo noir, cult film
Plot: female police officer, murder, maverick cop, neo-noir, police corruption, karate, police shootout, gun, love interest, ambush, police officer, hand to hand combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
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Galia (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Newly arrived in Paris, Galia lives in a small apartment near Notre-Dame cathedral. One evening, whilst walking along the banks of the River Seine, she saves a young woman from drowning. The woman, Nicole, tells Galia that she intended to drown ...
Plot: party, candlelight dinner, brushing teeth, dysfunctional marriage, telephone call, morgue, seine river, barefoot woman, seaside, crying woman, woman in a bikini, director cameo ...
Place: venice, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Give Us Tomorrow (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Masked intruders take the family of a bank manager hostage in order to rob his bank.
Plot: bank, hostage, exploitation, family, robbery, sex, female nudity, home invasion
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A tale of passion, crime and punishment set in the summer of 1949. Ed Crane, a barber in a small California town, is dissatisfied with his life, but his wife Doris' infidelity presents him with a chance to change it.
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, twists and turns, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: murder, trial, court, false accusation, deception, crimes, crime, infidelity, life is a bitch, couples, self discovery, existentialism ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.7
 71
The Pick-Up (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two mob money couriers, Frankie and Tony, have their latest package of $1 million stolen by two con women, Dana and Marcia, in which the men must find the women to recover the money before they become marked men.
Style: cult film
Plot: airplane, robbery, torture, seduction, female nudity, sex, gangster, chase, exploitation, sexploitation, syndicate, delivery man ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 307
Cool Breeze (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A paroled crook masterminds a $3 million jewelry theft to fund a bank for businessmen.
Style: neo noir
Plot: robbery, heist, ex convict, death, laser gun, jewelry store, corruption, female nudity, confession, release from prison, diamond theft, jewel thief ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Tomorrow Never Comes (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Coming back from an extended business trip, Frank discovers that his girlfriend Janie is now working at a new resort hotel where the owner has given her a permanent place to stay, as well as other gifts, in exchange for her affections. The two of ...
Style: cult film, suspense
Plot: no panties, hostage, female nudity, misogynist, voyeur, betrayal, scantily clad female, shower, pubic hair, extramarital affair, psychopath, revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 264
The Big Heist (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the 1986 book "The Heist: How a Gang Stole $8,000,000 at Kennedy Airport and Lived to Regret It", by Ernest Volkman and John Cummings, this TV movie tells the story about the 1978 Lufthansa Heist at JFK Airport in New York - the ...
Plot: robbery, mafia, gangster, organized crime, heist, irish american, gangsters
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 790
Deadfall (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Cat burglar Henry Clarke and his accomplices the Moreaus attempt to steal diamonds from the chateau of millionaire Salinas.
Style: serious, realistic, neo noir, british noir
Plot: heist, love triangle, mansion, break in, burglar, concert hall, jewel thief, redemption, alcohol abuse, memory loss, partners, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Finders Keepers, Lovers Weepers (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Paul, the owner of a topless go-go bar on the Sunset Strip, isn't having a good day. His girlfriend, unbeknownst to him, is planning to rob his club, and his wife is having an affair with the hunky bartender.
Style: erotic
Plot: extramarital affair, wife, go go dancer, female nudity, tied to a chair, bound and gagged, heist, sex in a swimming pool, bar owner, exploitation, tape over mouth, cheating wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Perfect Killer (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Betrayed by his girl and best friend, thief Harry Chapman (Lee Van Cleef) takes the fall for a racetrack robbery. While in prison, he is offered a chance to participate in an escape plan. What he doesn't know is that once he is on the outside, ...
Plot: shot in the crotch, robbery, hitman, attempted rape, sniper, race track, nude woman murdered, throat slitting, dead woman on floor, pardon, sniper rifle, murder of a nude woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Not for, or Against (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: "Ni Pour, Ni Contre" tracks the fall of a young TV camerawoman, Caty, after she becomes involved with a group of petty criminals and their enigmatic leader, Jean. The gang lives hand-to-mouth until the day Jean plans a daring bank robbery. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang, robbery, money, crimes, dishonesty, bank, murder, bank robbery, criminal gang, jewelry, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Squeeze (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An alcoholic London ex-cop becomes involved into a kidnapping drama and tries to free the daughter of a friend from a brutal gangster mob.
Style: neo noir
Plot: kidnapping, male nudity, car, girl, barefoot woman, female nudity, private detective, dead dog, subway, rescue, pub, following ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Game Is Over (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Renee Saccard is a pampered, selfish young wife of a middle-aged Parisian businessman who falls in love with her stepson but is driven to the point of madness when her husband tricks the stepson into betraying her.
Plot: revenge, deception, female nudity, deep cleavage, sexually dissatisfied wife, sex with stepson, exercise, bare breasts, unhappy marriage, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex with stepmother, cheating wife ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 68
The Heist (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Four young criminals are planning a heist against a racecourse and in order to obtain a seed capital they rob a gambling den. They celebrate the successful heist by throwing a party but it turns out to be a lot of disagreement within the group.
Plot: robbery, escape, caper, police officer killed, car chase, ambulance, alcoholic, hotel, fight, cat, racetrack, illegal gambling ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 364
Urban Hymn (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of the 2011 UK summer riots, Jamie, a young female offender who possesses a remarkable voice, meets a determined social worker who inspires her to use it.
Plot: coming of age, prison sentence, social worker, death of son, robbery, singing, crime, music, crimes, city life
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Final Arrangement (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two men, Nieminen and Varjola, commit a mail van robbery. Varjola betrays his friend: shoots him and takes the loot. Nieminen is arrested, but he refuses to reveal his accomplice's name. On his first leave on prison Nieminen finds Varjola in a ...
Plot: rifle, jail, disguise, election campaign, jail cell, politician, past, political campaign, shot to death, hairdresser, ex convict, countryside ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.8
 585K
Drive (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Hollywood stunt performer who moonlights as a wheelman for criminals discovers that a contract has been put on him after a heist gone wrong.
Style: neo noir, tense, serious, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: getaway driver, car chase, lone wolves, tough heroes, mechanic, danger, criminal's revenge, organized crime, crimes, heist, chases and races, neighbor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 6.5
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Gumshoe (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A would be private eye gets mixed up in a smuggling case.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: private detective, amateur detective, murder, bookstore, partners, mystery, partners against crime, cons and scams, who done it, career change, power relations, satire ...
Time: 70s
Place: liverpool, europe, england, northern england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Nickel Ride (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A world-weary crime boss is losing his grip on his organization.
Style: neo noir
Plot: neo-noir, footprint, strangled to death, pressure, surprise birthday party, lucky charm, barbershop, woman slaps man, castle, heist, gangsters, stolen goods ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.2
 105
An Obsession (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An Obsession is Aoyama's remake for the 1990s of Akira Kurosawa's Stray Dog ("Nora inu," 1949). The basic plot situation is the same: a cop, after losing his gun to a killer, sets out on a search for the criminal who in the end ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, cult film
Plot: gun, gunshot wound, shooting, heroin addict, fistfight, murder, stolen gun, psycho killer
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.5
 887
The Casino Job (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Barry Kaylin is living the dream. Not yet 40, he owns four Las Vegas casinos and lives the life of the bachelor to the fullest. One night, while meeting with two potential business associates, he hires five local dancers to flirt and lounge around ...
Plot: casino, breasts, pink panties, rape victim, nipples visible through clothing, mini dress, naked woman, braless, butt naked, jacuzzi, mini skirt, bikini ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Judge Fayard Called the Sheriff (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The young judge Fayard is not afraid of anybody as he does his work honestly.
Plot: gang, tunnel, gunfight, corruption, money, judge, gangster, murder, telephone call, police, gangsters, dead animal ...
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 682
Already Dead (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young pizza-deliverer, Andréa, introduces Laure, a 20 year old girl he barely knows, to his friend David, a wealthy layabout who is looking for models for his porn photo agency. Eager for an easy escape from her dull life, Laure agrees to attend ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: audition, doom, breasts, porn industry, topless, coming of age, drinking alcohol, sports car, mansion, poster, disco, drinking ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.8
 1K
Robbery (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A dramatization of the Great Train Robbery. While not a 'how to', it is very detail dependent, showing the care and planning that took place to pull it off.
Style: noir, british noir, cult film
Plot: train robbery, ambulance, electrician, soccer match, planning, police lineup, true crime, driver, jewel theft, airfield, train, car chase ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%