Movies like Museo

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Museo (2018)
 7.1
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Museo (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Mexico, 1985. Juan and Wilson, two perennial Veterinary students, perpetrate an audacious heist in the National Museum of Anthropology, running away with a loot of more than hundred invaluable pieces of Mayan art, unaware of the consequences of their outrageous act.
Style: road movie, based on true events
Plot: heist, museum, anthropology, christmas eve, art dealer, actor, gold, father son relationship, brother sister relationship, best friend, face mask
Place: mexico, mexico city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about heist, crimes, crime, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crime gone awry and robbery mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like Museo: Diamonds (1975), Rosso (1985), Long Live the Family! (2011), Cairo (1963), Murph the Surf (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.0
 217
Diamonds (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Switzerland, Israel, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Richard Roundtree (SHAFT), Robert Shaw (JAWS) and $100 Million of the Hottest Rocks in the World!
Plot: heist, jewish, twins, diamond
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 566
Rosso (1985)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Finland
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Giancarlo Rosso, a professional assassin from Sicily, is sent to Finland to kill a very specific target. When he reaches the country, he discovers that the target is one of his past loves.
Style: road movie
Plot: italian woman, sicilian, italian abroad, killer, lost love, foreigner
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Long Live the Family! (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Libor, a former teacher, enjoys a well-paid position as a bank manager, living in a luxurious villa outside Prague. His business partners are taken into custody and the authorities have a few questions for him to answer. Rather than wait around, he ...
Style: road movie
Plot: debt, lie, loss of job, classmate, trip, police investigation, bank manager
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.5
 215
Cairo (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: MGM remake of Asphalt Jungle set in Egypt.
Plot: belly dancer, museum, burglar alarm, nightclub owner, jewel thief, gem, heist, jewel theft, alarm, release from prison, heist gone wrong, recruiting ...
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.5
 159
Murph the Surf (1975)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on a true story, details the daring 1964 theft of the J.P. Morgan jewel collection from New York's American Museum of Natural History. Called the "Greatest Jewel Heist of the 20th Century," the robbers took 22 precious gems, ...
Plot: museum, jewel thief, surfing, bikini, hotel, heist, jewel theft, man in swimsuit, swimming pool, motorboat, beach, beefcake
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Assault on the Pay Train (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Film about the true events in Rio de Janeiro, in 1960, when a gang having the infamous outlaw Tião Medonho as a leader performed a sensational railroad hold-up on a train carrying a small fortune.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: train, heist, slum, criminal heroes, crime, gang, crime gone awry, crimes, chases and races, danger, disorder, poverty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang, money, jewelry, robbery, crimes, bank, french, betrayal, violence, murder, neo-noir ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 104
Snow Job (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A famous skier (Jean-Claude Killy), his mistress (Danièle Gaubert) and a ski instructor (Cliff Potts) rob a bank in the Alps and hide the loot in a crevasse.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: heist, insurance investigator, ski resort, skiing, hidden identity, crime, master criminal, misfit partners, resort, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, forgery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 7.5
 51K
Bad Education (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two children, Ignacio and Enrique, know love, the movies and fear in a religious school at the beginning of the 1960s. Father Manolo, director of the school and its professor of literature, is witness to and part of these discoveries. The three are ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, psychological, disturbing, melancholic ...
Plot: sexual abuse, transsexual, transvestism, teacher, dangerous attraction, gay, friendship, first love, blackmail, priest, child abuse, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.4
 148
Frameup (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ricky, a dim-witted ex-con, meets Beth, a dim-witted waitress, in an Idaho diner. They take off in his car to Washington and begin an affair. Beth, a lonely romance-novel addict, is hopelessly enamored; Ricky is just in it for the (constant) sex. ...
Style: road movie
Plot: robbery, waitress, ex convict
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Family Business (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jessie is an aging career criminal who has been in more jails, fights, schemes, and lineups than just about anyone else. His son Vito, while currently on the straight and narrow, has had a fairly shady past and is indeed no stranger to illegal ...
Style: serious, realistic, talky, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: heist, prison, life sentence, criminal, family business, crime, parents and children, cons and scams, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, family relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.3
 71
Thief (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A professional thief tries to break with his past but has to pull off one last job to pay off a gambling debt.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, rough, realistic
Plot: heist, crimes, crime, dishonesty, mystery, criminal heroes, going straight, gambling, rivalry, debt, cat burglar, gambler ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Day Hollywood Died (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: He just woke up. He's in a hospital. He can't move. He can't remember who he is. Memories begin to flood back to him as he regains consciousness. He was part of a heist gone wrong. One of a crew of six asked to steal a briefcase from ...
Plot: heist, warehouse, gang, coma, bank, death, surrealism
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Racer and the Jailbird (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Netherlands
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Gino 'Gigi' meets Bénédicte 'Bibi' at the racetrack, it's love at first sight. But can their devotion save a love that may already be lost?
Plot: racecar driver, heist, armored truck, bank robber, prison, passion, female police officer, policewoman, sex scene, anal sex, loss of girlfriend, coma ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Original Gangsters (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico, Spain, Argentina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: La historia comienza con un robo que se realiza en la Ciudad de México. La banda formada por Carlos, Leonardo, Mónica y Leserio habían pactado viajar a Argentina para lavar el dinero. Al llegar a Buenos Aires se encuentran en una guerra de mafias ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, shot in the head, ambush, bank robbery, blood spatter, blood on camera lens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, mexico, latin america, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 547
In the Shadows (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "In the Shadows" slithers through underworld Berlin in grand style. En route to a twisty finale, German writer-director Thomas Arslan keeps his audience glued to the increasingly desperate actions of Trojan, a thirtysomething career ...
Plot: release from prison, career criminal, chase, parking lot, heist, surveillance
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
 569
The Journey (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Spain, UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A young man living in a cold southern village in South America, decides to start a trip looking for his father. By doing this he discovers unexpected facts about his Latin American essence.
Style: road movie
Plot: travel, riding a bicycle, bicycle, parent child relationship, debt, premarital sex, truck driver, farce, coffin, absent father, flood, social issues ...
Place: mexico, patagonia, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Last Tunnel (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A recently released prisoner reunites his criminal colleagues to pull off one last heist.
Style: humorous, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, crime, bank robber, crimes, dishonesty, best friends, gang, golden years, betrayal, criminal heroes, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 5.3
 265
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.
Plot: heist, robbery, mistress, football player, laser gun, release from prison, recruiting, safecracker, lieutenant, laser, beach house, jewelry store ...
Place: california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 53
One Way Out (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a man gets out of prison, he decides to go straight and leave his life of crime behind him. However, when he gets home he finds that his brother is in danger and the family farm is in foreclosure. He plans to take revenge on those responsible, ...
Plot: gangster, revenge, murder, garage, heist, heist gone wrong, one last job, ex convict, release from prison
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 252
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: mafia, robbery, organized crime, heist, gangster, irish american
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Hollywood Flies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Life is the buzz.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, on the road, crime, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, hostages, mystery, chase, crime gone awry, on the run, cons and scams, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, los angeles, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Happy Thieves (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: We confess! They did it! But it's how they did it that makes it so delightful!
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, realistic, cynical
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crime, betrayal, art thief, forgery, mind game, museum, fall in love, cons and scams, hitman, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Highway Patrolman (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A naïve rookie in the Mexican highway patrol has to adapt to survive as he contends with dangerous drug-runners and widespread corruption.
Style: serious, dark humor, bleak, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: police corruption, patrol, nihilism, on the road, crime, drug cartel, dishonesty, law enforcement, innocence lost, moral dilemma, crimes, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
This Thing of Ours (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Using the Internet and global satellites, a group of gangsters pull off the biggest bank heist in the Mafia's history.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crime, master criminal, cons and scams, bank, computers and web, crimes, partners, buddies, gangsters, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Incident in an Alley (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A policeman is accused of manslaughtering a 14 year old boy, but is acquitted of all charges. Still, he feels a lot of guilt and begins to doubt if he really is innocent after all. A stolen clarinet gives him a lead in his desperate hunt for the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: crime, crimes, legal investigation, redemption, heist, teenage life, law enforcement, acquittal, violence, police shootout, haunted by the past, gunfight ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Beyond the City Limits (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three women outsmart unsavory men who try to cheat them out of their take in an almost-botched casino heist.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, heist, crime, buddies, criminal's revenge, femme fatale, master criminal, crime gone awry, cons and scams, police corruption, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 6K
Highway (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jack is caught with the wife of his employer, a Vegas thug. The thug sends goons after Jack, who convinces his best friend, Pilot, to flee with him. Pilot insists that they head for Seattle, but doesn't tell Jack why. The goons learn from ...
Style: road movie, serious, rough, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: destiny, on the road, young heroes, buddies, crime, crimes, self discovery, gangsters, love and romance, road trip, friendship, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994, 1990s
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.0
 45K
Special 26 (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: In the early 1980s in India, a group of con artists rob well-known businessmen and politicians by posing as officers of the Central Bureau of Intelligence or income tax officials. The gang stages fake raids during which they steal great amounts of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: heist, cons and scams, robbery, crime, theft, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, perfect crime, partners in crime, impersonating, teacher ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.6
 7K
Metro Manila (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Seeking a brighter future in megacity Manila, Oscar Ramirez and his family flee their impoverished life in the rice fields of the northern Philippines. But the sweltering capital's bustling intensity quickly overwhelms them, and they fall prey ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, sincere ...
Plot: heist, security guard, crime, crimes, dishonesty, urban, partners, power relations, against the rules, innocence lost, teaching the ways of the world, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: the philippines, asia, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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