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The Con Artist (2010)
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The Con Artist (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An ex-con finds his plan to go straight foiled by a loan shark who manipulates his target into taking on one last heist.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, tense, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, starting over, love and romance, fall in love, cons and scams, dishonesty, going straight, ex convict, couples, rivalry, solace, artists and showbiz, hopes, criminal heroes, performer's life, con artists, prison, ship, crime boss, accident, car theft, bus, mechanic, auto mechanic, sculptor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and captivating films with plots about love and romance, dishonesty, crimes, fall in love, romance, couples and cons and scams mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Con Artist: Focus (2015), Shark City (2009), Making Mr. Right (2008), Under New Management (2009), Fool N Final (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Focus (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nicky, a veteran con artist, takes a novice named Jess under his wing. While Nicky teaches Jess the tricks of the trade, the pair become romantically involved; but, when Jess gets uncomfortably close, Nicky ends their relationship. Three years ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, mind game, cons and scams, heist, partners, con artists, femme fatale, female thief, seduction, rivalry, love and romance, interracial love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, argentina, new orleans, new york, buenos aires argentina ...
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100%
 4.1
 238
Shark City (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Dagen and Kenny are two best friends in their early thirties living in New York who are looking for love in all the wrong places. One of them finds his dream girl, who just happens to be the daughter of the biggest mobster in town, and the other ...
Style: tense, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: gangsters, on the run, ambition, fall in love, couples, criminal heroes, best friends, partners, dishonesty, love and romance, crimes, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Making Mr. Right (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eddie, a poor street conman, has his 'guess in which briefcase' trick ruined by Manhattan lifestyle magazine deputy editor Hallie Galloway. Due to a bet with her boss, she must transform Eddie into a dashingly eligible bachelor for a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: eligible bachelor, love and romance, romance, cons and scams, power relations, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, smuggling, transformation, theft, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Under New Management (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sparks and bullets fly when a Wall Street yuppie must steer a Brooklyn mob crew legit before a beautiful FBI agent can build RICO indictments against them.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic
Plot: love affair, gang, rivalry, working undercover, crimes, betrayal, special agents, mafia, investigation, wall street, fbi, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 3.5
 2K
Fool N Final (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A bunch of misfits and gangsters embarks on a journey to find a lost and stolen diamond.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: heist, gang, disorder, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, cons and scams, goofy hero, gangsters, bookies, diamond theft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Divine Intervention (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Reverend Robert Gibbs is a young, hip pastor who temporarily takes over the helm of a Fundamentalist Baptist church while his predecessor Reverend Matthews recovers from a stroke. While trying to impress Reverend Matthews, Gibbs has to win the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, spiritual, realistic ...
Plot: church, ambition, going straight, introspection, downfall, romance, love and romance, hopes, clergy, rivalry, society, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Lisbela and the Prisoner (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lisbela is a young woman who loves going to the movies. Leléu is a con man, going from town to town selling all sort of things and performing as master of ceremonies for some cheesy numbers, such as the woman who gets transformed into a gorilla. He ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, hitman, couples, love and romance, cons and scams, fall in love, infidelity, small town, crimes, cuckold, brazilian, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Three Days in Havana (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Cuba
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A businessman gets caught up in an assassination plot when he travels to Cuba.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, captivating, tense, semi serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, assassination, crimes, politics, dishonesty, murder, couples, society, road not taken, gangsters, torture, fortune teller ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cuba, havana cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 4.8
 352
Artworks (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A police chief's daughter, a sales agent for a home-security firm, meets an art gallery owner. Love and envy lead them to hatch a plot to steal overlooked but valuable paintings from her wealthy clients.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: cons and scams, love affair, love and romance, partners, couples, crimes, romance, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, thief, theft, artwork ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.0
 7K
Dedh Ishqiya (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Khalujaan (Naseeruddin Shah)and Babban (Arshad Warsi), the two romantic thieves are back in Dedh Ishqiya, sequel to the acclaimed and successful Ishqiya with their romantic adventures. And this time love will take them through the SEVEN STAGES OF ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, humorous, realistic
Plot: crimes, cons and scams, theft, power relations, dishonesty, thief, mistrust, fall in love, heir, love and romance, ransom, poet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.9
 20K
Henry's Crime (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An aimless man is sent to prison for a crime he did not commit.
Style: humorous, cynical, entertaining, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cons and scams, partners in crime, tunnel, fall in love, false accusation, criminal heroes, friends, bank robbery, heist, prison life, storage unit, unlikely criminal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Listen Father-in-Law (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Mr. Raj K. Saxena is known for his parsimony. Everything he does and thinks is valued with money, and ways he can accumulate it. His daughter, Kiran, is the opposite, a spendthrift. Mr. Saxena borrows money from elderly people, assuring them of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, dishonesty, crimes, disorder, criminal heroes, cons and scams, miser, romance, golden years, beach, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Opportunists (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vic is a struggling auto mechanic with a safe-cracking past and a lot of debt. His girlfriend runs a bar and offers to loan him the money she's saved for remodeling, but Vic is reluctant to take it. When a long-lost cousin from Ireland shows up ...
Style: realistic, talky, suspense, emotional, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, cons and scams, safecracker, crime gone awry, gangsters, crimes, redemption, unlikely couple, dishonesty, going straight, starting over, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, ireland, europe, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.4
 2K
All Relative (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Things couldn't be going better for Harry and Grace, a young New York City couple in love, until Grace's mother turns Harry's world upside down.
Style: tense, semi serious, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, disorder, couples, fall in love, family relations, parents and children, dishonesty, love and romance, wooing, romance, hidden identity, graduate student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Main Aurr Mrs Khanna (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three people, each having different aspirations from life, are caught in a tangle of emotions and don’t know the way out. There’s a husband and wife with love eroding from their life. And there’s a single, happy-go-lucky dude who falls in love ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, emotional, humorous
Plot: love triangle, romance, love and romance, starting over, hopes, family problems, couples, fall in love, unemployment, couple relations, bored housewife, marriage counselor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, new delhi, asia, india, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.2
 245
Dream World (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Oliver Hayes, an aspiring animator whose confidence is at a low point, meets the captivating and impulsive Lily Blush, who encourages him to drop everything and go with her to Northern California in the hopes of fulfilling his fantasy of working for ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: fall in love, starting over, romance, hopes, road trip, best friend, performer's life, inventions and discoveries, love and romance, beach, love triangle, heroin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Au Revoir Taipei (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kai (Jack Yao), who works at his parent's noodle shop by day and spends his nights in a bookstore to learn French, decides to go to Paris after his girlfriend, who recently left for Paris, dumps him by phone. Then the local neighborhood mafia ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, couples, disorder, nothing goes right, love and romance, misfit, fish out of water, gangsters, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, paris france, taiwan, asia, taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Bill Collector (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Uncle Frankie (Danny Trejo) is not the kind of guy you want to meet in a dark alley. Especially when you owe him money and have been giving him the slip for a few years. Such is the fate of Lorenzo Adams (Gary Moore), a top bill collector at Lump ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, twists and turns, captivating, tense ...
Plot: cons and scams, crimes, workplace situations, workplace, dishonesty, race against time, debt collector, loan shark, fired from the job, office, disorder, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 6.4
 458
Blue Moon (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After screwing up a money exchange a Viennese small-time crook accompanied by a Russian hostess hits the road to the East.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, atmospheric, modern fairy tale ...
Plot: on the road, cons and scams, romance, gangsters, obsessive quest, dishonesty, crime gone awry, disorder, fall in love, love and romance, crimes, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ukraine, slovakia, eastern europe, central europe, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Killing Is My Business, Honey (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A hit man whose mission is to prevent the printing of a tell-all book written by a former Mafioso, falls in love with the employee who may lose her job if the book doesn't get published.
Style: realistic, humorous, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, mistaken identity, workplace, gangsters, disorder, fall in love, impossible love, love affair, politics, dishonesty, romance, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 3.0
 3K
Rascals (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Rascals movie is a comedy about the joys of conning where Sanjay Dutt and Ajay Devgn play two cool competing conmen trying to out-scheme each other in consistently amusing and surprising setups. But when both fall for the same girl, the competition ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: gangsters, crimes, friends, disorder, rivalry, dishonesty, criminal heroes, buddies, cons and scams, love and romance, woman in danger, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.5
 2K
I Do (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Denise Richards plays Lauren, a divorced wedding-planner who falls for the groom-to-be (Dean Cain).
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: event planner, infidelity, wedding, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, mistaken identity, fall in love, arranged marriage, unfulfillment, couples, wedding planner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Life Without Dick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: By accident, Colleen Gibson shoots and kills her gold-digging cheating boyfriend, Dick, a private eye who happens to have a hitman on his tail. Danny the hitman works for his brother-in-law, a cheerful but nasty Irish mobster, hasn't actually ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, light ...
Plot: couples, romance, disorder, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, criminal heroes, love and romance, private detective, hitman, mob boss, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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All Is Bright (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two French Canadian ne’er-do-wells travel to New York City with a scheme to a get rich quick selling Christmas trees.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, realistic
Plot: criminal heroes, fish out of water, going straight, nothing goes right, reluctant partners, partners, odd couple, disorder, misfit, cons and scams, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.6
 3K
Falling Up (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A nursing student forced to quit school for family reasons winds up taking a job as a doorman in an elite apartment building in New York City, where he sparks to one of his residents.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, student life, buddies, fall in love, love and romance, rich and poor, boss and employee, workplace situations, concierge, workplace, elevator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Hit by Lightning (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Ricky Miller, a single, quiet 40-year old aspiring writer and manager of Debbie's (think Denny's) and probably the last person you'd notice in a crowd is 'hit by lightning' and meets the love of his life, the beautiful ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, touching, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, romance, disorder, dark humor, fall in love, destructive relationship, comedy of errors, best friends, dishonesty, couples, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Everybody Wants to Be Italian (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Are all relationships based on lies? Jake Bianski runs a fish market in north Boston, surrounded by Italians. For years, he's carried a torch for Isabella, an ex-girlfriend now married with three children and no interest in Jake. Yet, he tells ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, hidden identity, hopes, starting over, fall in love, disorder, dishonesty, love and romance, romance, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, sexy woman, first date ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.3
 149
I'm Yours (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A road movie romance that conjures a heady concoction of free love and end of the world conspiracy.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, romantic
Plot: on the road, self discovery, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, bittersweet
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.6
 2K
Hot Dog (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mistakenly believing that he will be let go from the company, Philippe decides to sabotage the production at Saucibec. Upon learning that he is not the one who will be laid off, he will go to great lengths to right his wrongs ... but it's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, tense, light ...
Plot: rivalry, vengeance, revenge, dishonesty, mistaken identity, disorder, gangsters, crime boss, vengeful fired employee, factory, factory worker, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.9
 22K
Welcome (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Dubai-based criminal don Uday takes it upon himself to try and get his sister Sanjana married - in vain, as no one wants to be associated with a crime family. Uday's associate Sagar Pandey finds a young man, Rajiv, who lives with his maternal ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, couples, love and romance, crimes, fall in love, mafia don, gangster boss, wedding, performer's life, aspiring actor, auction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%