Movies like The Old Man & the Gun

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The Old Man & the Gun (2018)
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The Old Man & the Gun (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The true story of Forrest Tucker, from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are a detective, who becomes captivated with Forrest’s commitment to his craft, and a woman, who loves him in spite of his chosen profession.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting, tense, humorous, funny, art house, neo noir, weird
Plot: heist, prison, crimes, criminal, investigation, old man, lie, chase, widow, secret, evidence, police detective, love, obsession, couples, escapades, gang, fbi, bank, senior citizen, prison escape, dog, dancing, horse, thief ...
Time: year 1979, 80s, year 1942, year 1945, year 1936, year 1966, year 1957 ...
Place: usa, texas, california, san francisco, montana, oklahoma, missouri ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspense, captivating and weird films with plots about mother daughter relationship, crimes, gun, police officer, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship and money mostly in Drama, Crime and Biography genres. Some movies like The Old Man & the Gun: Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013), The Duke (2020), Out of Sight (1998), Catch Me If You Can (2002), Bandits (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The tale of an outlaw who escapes from prison and sets out across the Texas hills to reunite with his wife and the daughter he has never met.
Style: tense, melancholic, bleak, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: police officer, crimes, family relations, fugitives, prison, criminal, love triangle, chase, criminal heroes, escapades, romance, on the road ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
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The Duke (2020)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1961, a 60 year old taxi driver stole Goya’s portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London. It was the first (and remains the only) theft in the Gallery’s history. What happened next became the stuff of legend.
Style: semi serious, captivating, thought provoking, psychological
Plot: art theft, theft, husband wife relationship, painting, couples, taxi, elderly, fighting the system, social problems, social issues, senior citizen, society ...
Time: year 2000, year 1961, year 1963
Place: london, big ben london, yorkshire, england
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75%
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Out of Sight (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Meet Jack Foley, a smooth criminal who bends the law and is determined to make one last heist. Karen Sisco is a federal marshal who chooses all the right moves … and all the wrong guys. Now they're willing to risk it all to find out if ...
Style: sexy, witty, romantic, entertaining, neo noir ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, prison, hot and sexy, romance, robbery, crimes, runaway, fbi, love story, crime gone awry, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, michigan, detroit, miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Catch Me If You Can (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A true story about Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor. An FBI agent makes it his mission to put him behind bars. But Frank not ...
Style: clever, exciting, captivating, inspirational, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: con artists, prodigy, master criminal, creativity, race against time, adventure, rise and fall, crimes, deception, fbi, adaptation, impostor ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, year 1967, year 1969 ...
Place: new orleans, san francisco, boston, usa, atlanta georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Bandits (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two bank robbers fall in love with the girl they've kidnapped.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: heist, robbery, romance, friendship, love triangle, twists and turns, crimes, on the run, bored housewife, hostage, prison, reward ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, oregon, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Bonnie and Clyde is based on the true stories of the gangster pair Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow who in the 1930s began robbing banks in U.S. cities until they were eventually killed. The film is a major landmark in the aesthetic movement known as ...
Style: road movie, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lovers on the run, heist, crimes, gang, bank robbery, fugitives, gangsters, woman with a gun, chase, murderous pair, criminal heroes, on the road ...
Time: 1930s, 60s, 20th century
Place: texas, oklahoma, missouri, usa, iowa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Sting (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s this intricate caper deals with an ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con man who seek revenge on a vicious crime lord who murdered one of their gang.
Style: witty, entertaining, atmospheric, twist ending, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: con artists, gambling, casino, gangsters, twists and turns, poker, cons and scams, heist, chase, crimes, mafia, caper ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.2
 45K
Conviction (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Betty Anne Waters' older brother Kenny is arrested for murder and sentenced to life in 1983, Betty Anne, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to overturning the murder conviction. Convinced that her brother is ...
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, inspirational, sad ...
Plot: lawyer, court, fighting the system, prison, legal, injustice, courtroom drama, false accusation, freedom, legal action, hopes, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, year 2001, year 1992 ...
Place: massachusetts, rhode island, boston, usa
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56%
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Jamesy Boy (2014)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on the true story of teenager James Burns who goes from a suburban street gang to a maximum-security prison cell surrounded by hardened criminals. He turns his life around in prison thanks to the unexpected friendship he forms with a convicted ...
Style: serious, sincere, rough, realistic
Plot: prison, friendship, mother son reunion, prison life, criminal, teaching the ways of the world, crimes, confined, brother sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lawyer, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.8
 386K
The Irishman (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 209 min.
Story: A mob hit man recalls his possible involvement with the slaying of Jimmy Hoffa.
Style: exciting, tense, inspirational, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: mafia, organized crime, labor union, italian mafia, gangsters, murder, killer as protagonist, high society, prison, arrest, hitman, old man ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 50s, 60s, year 1973 ...
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, chicago illinois, ireland, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Longford (2006)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A portrait of Lord Longford, a tireless British campaigner whose controversial beliefs often resulted in furious political debate and personal conflict.
Style: realistic, serious, talky, tense, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, serial killer, lawyer, politician, court, prison, family relations, cruelty, judge, friendship, civil rights, notoriety ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Just Mercy (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The powerful true story of Harvard-educated lawyer Bryan Stevenson, who goes to Alabama to defend the disenfranchised and wrongly condemned — including Walter McMillian, a man sentenced to death despite evidence proving his innocence. Bryan fights ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: lawyer, false accusation of murder, courtroom, defense attorney, murder, perjury, prison, innocence, convict, lie, investigation, injustice ...
Time: year 1987, 80s, year 1993, year 1992, 20th century
Place: alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.0
 94K
Big Eyes (2014)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the awakening of the painter, Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, suspense, sentimental, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: art, painter, artist, painting, plagiarism, secret, ambition, greed, marriage, abusive husband, court case, justice ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1964, year 1958 ...
Place: hawaii, san francisco, paris france, california, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration. Based on Jordan Belfort's autobiography.
Style: cynical, clever, motivational, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: corruption, business, wall street, money, rise and fall, wealth, stock market, stock broker, rags to riches, addiction, american dream, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1987, year 1983
Place: new york, geneva switzerland, usa, manhattan new york city, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Logan Lucky (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Trying to reverse a family curse, brothers Jimmy and Clyde Logan set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, captivating, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: heist, prison, prison escape, bartender, father daughter relationship, racecar driver, prison riot, stealing money, robbery, gangsters, money problems, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: north carolina, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.8
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Masterminds (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A night guard at an armored car company in the Southern U.S. organizes one of the biggest bank heists in American history.
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, suspense, intense ...
Plot: heist, robbery, crimes, armored car robbery, workplace, armored car, surveillance, stupidity, twists and turns, workplace situations, cons and scams, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: usa, southern usa, north carolina, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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White Boy Rick (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of teenager, Richard Wershe Jr., who became an undercover informant for the police during the 1980s and was ultimately arrested for drug-trafficking and sentenced to life in prison.
Style: disturbing, suspense, rough, sad, retro
Plot: fbi, informant, drug traffic, father son relationship, juvenile delinquent, gangsters, buddies, culture clash, teenager, drugs, teenage pregnancy, gang ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, year 1984, year 1985, year 1987 ...
Place: las vegas, michigan, ohio, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Bonnie & Clyde: Justified (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Depression-era America, Bonnie Parker met Clyde Barrow over a cup of hot chocolate, and it was love at first sight. Their violent courtship took them through bank robberies, prison and a multi-state crime spree, securing their place in history as ...
Plot: crimes, robbery, serial killer, killing spree, gunfight, jealousy, domestic violence, best friend, flashback, ambush, sexual innuendo, reckless driving ...
Time: year 1932, year 1933, year 1934, 1930s, year 1929
Place: minnesota, new mexico, texas, louisiana, missouri ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Way We Were (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, captivating, intellectual ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: mccarthyism, naval officer, romance, love and romance, couples, adultery, friendship, love story, jewish, politics, young lovers, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1930s, 70s, year 1944 ...
Place: usa, new york, california, malibu california, washington d.c. ...
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51%
I Love You Phillip Morris (2009)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Steve Russell is a small-town cop. Bored with his bland lifestyle, Russell turns to fraud as a means of shaking things up. Before long, Russell's criminal antics have landed him behind bars, where he encounters the charismatic Phillip Morris. ...
Style: funny, romantic, light, sweet, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, lgbt, gay love, prison, gay lead character, gay couple, gays and lesbians, homosexual, coming out, prison life, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, year 2006, year 1998
Place: virginia, usa, georgia, california, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Fruitvale Station (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.
Style: thought provoking, emotional, sad, intense, sincere ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: african american, racism, police brutality, introspection, character study, new year's eve, haunted by the past, tragic hero, civil rights, couple relations, encounter, goodhearted ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007, 2000s, year 2009 ...
Place: california, san francisco, usa, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Television made him famous, but his biggest hits happened off screen. Television producer by day, CIA assassin by night, Chuck Barris was recruited by the CIA at the height of his TV career and trained to become a covert operative. Or so Barris said.
Style: non-linear, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: double life, double agent, cia, intrigue, hitman, love and romance, artists and showbiz, tv show, dark humor, recruit, prisoners exchange, success ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1930s ...
Place: california, mexico, new york, usa, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Stockholm (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the extraordinary true story of the European city’s 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis that was documented in the 1974 New Yorker article “The Bank Drama” by Daniel Lang. The events grasped the world’s attention when the hostages ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, macabre
Plot: stockholm syndrome, hostage, bank, hostage situation, criminal as protagonist, criminal, bank robbery, negotiation, ransom, chief of police, american abroad, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 70s, year 1973
Place: sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
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51%
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Dillinger (1973)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The life of American public enemy number one who was shot by the police in 1934. After a shoot-out kills five FBI agents in Kansas City the Bureau target John Dillinger as one of the men to hunt down. Waiting for him to break Federal law they sort ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, gunfight, gang, murder, great depression, prostitute, fbi, robbery, heist, jail, organized crime, true crime ...
Time: 1930s, year 1934, year 1933, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, kansas, usa, arizona, memphis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Outlaw Jesse James is rumored to be the 'fastest gun in the West'. An eager recruit into James' notorious gang, Robert Ford eventually grows jealous of the famed outlaw and, when Robert and his brother sense an opportunity to kill ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, realistic, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, gang, crimes, betrayal, criminal, vengeance, depression, sheriff, rivalry, revenge, idol, resentment ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1870s, 1880s
Place: missouri, kentucky, usa, new york, kansas city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Flag Day (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A father lives a double life as a counterfeiter, bank robber and con man in order to provide for his daughter.
Style: captivating, disturbing
Plot: counterfeiter, con artists, father daughter relationship, family relations, counterfeit money, father and daughter, money problems, mystery, social problems, embezzler, family secret, family ...
Time: year 1975, year 1985, year 1992, year 1981
Place: minnesota, taj mahal
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
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Intermission (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A raucous story of the interweaving lives and loves of small-town delinquents, shady cops, pretty good girls and very bad boys. With Irish guts and grit, lives collide, preconceptions shatter and romance is tested to the extreme. An ill-timed and ...
Style: humorous, touching, witty, melancholic, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, crimes, irish, justice, eccentricity, unlikely friendships, multiple storylines, couple relations, love and romance, gangsters, heist, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Skin (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada, Brazil, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A destitute young man, raised by racist skinheads and notorious among white supremacists, turns his back on hatred and violence to transform his life, with the help of a black activist and the woman he loves.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, tense, psychological, dramatic ...
Plot: racism, skinhead, tattooed man, death threat, protest, alienation, gang, collaboration, starting over, family relations, crimes, society ...
Place: nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Liverpool, 1978: What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme-fatale, the eccentric Academy Award-winning actress Gloria Grahame, and her young lover, British actor Peter Turner, quickly grows into a deeper relationship, with Turner ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, captivating, melancholic
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, terminal illness, femme fatale, promise, breast cancer, dying, lie, mother daughter relationship, doctor, life is a bitch, love, actor's life ...
Time: year 1979, 70s, year 1981, 80s
Place: liverpool, los angeles, empire state building manhattan new york city, england, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.1
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Queen & Slim (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An exploration of America’s social and political climate through the lens of a genre-defying love story. The film centers on a black man and black woman who go on a first date that goes awry after the two are pulled over by a police officer at a ...
Style: thought provoking, road movie, sad, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: on the run, racist cop, first date, police officer killed, riot, dysfunctional family, police officer, black american, manhunt, running from police, african american, attorney ...
Place: florida, cleveland ohio, ohio, georgia, kentucky ...
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