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Get the Grift (2021)
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Get the Grift (2021)
Original name: Os Salafrários
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Brazil
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a botched scam, Clóvis bumps into Lohane, his estranged foster sister. In a bind, they soon realize the only way out is to band together.
Style: captivating, humorous, light, feel good
Plot: sister, escapades, crimes, con artists, embezzler, opportunist, con men, cheating, brother sister relationship, con woman, adventuress, cons and scams, money, caper, deception, corruption, police corruption, corrupt politician, con trick, boy
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, light, feel good and realistic films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, cons and scams, crime, con artists, disorder and heist mostly in Comedy, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Get the Grift: The Hustle (2019), Party Crashers (2012), I Care a Lot (2020), Bullseye! (1990), Them who? (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Hustle (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two female scam artists, one low rent and the other high class, compete to swindle a naïve tech prodigy out of his fortune. A remake of the 1988 comedy "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels."
Style: entertaining, feel good, light, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: deception, con woman, perfect crime, con artists, partners, competition, cheating, girlfriend, bet, overweight woman, partners in crime, heist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south of france, london
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95%
 5.4
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Party Crashers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: "Party Crashers" chronicles the amusing encounter between Marco Polo (Marcelo Adnet), a Copacabana's trickster, and Beto (Eduardo Sterblitch), a boy passionate and somewhat pixilated, on the New Year's Eve in Rio. Together they ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: femme fatale, escapades, nothing goes right, buddies, cons and scams, disorder, sexual content, silly humor, journey, friends, dishonesty, party
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.3
 109K
I Care a Lot (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A court-appointed legal guardian defrauds her older clients and traps them under her care. But her latest mark comes with some unexpected baggage.
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: con artists, con woman, guardian, cheating, female protagonist, deception, escapades, crimes, caper, criminal, manipulative woman, struggle for survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.5
 1K
Bullseye! (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michael Caine, Roger Moore and Sally Kirkland star as three of the most unlikely rogues to ever score a heist. Hidden away in a vault is a fortune in diamonds, payment for a secret formula two government scientists have unscrupulously sold to the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: scientist, espionage, disorder, cons and scams, undercover, dishonesty, chases and races, intrigue, goofy hero, nothing goes right, experiment, disguise ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 6.3
 1K
Them who? (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: David's life is changed forever after his meeting with Marcello, a clever con man.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, light, captivating ...
Plot: cons and scams, opportunist, escapades, con artists, naivete, new life, reputation, adventure, quitting a job, relationship vs career, layoff, crime investigation ...
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000 first.
Style: twists and turns, clever, humorous, witty, talky ...
Plot: farce, con artists, cons and scams, bet, manipulations, high society, rivalry, roulette, competition, casino, paralysis, wheelchair ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: french riviera, france, europe, southern france, south of france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Small Time Crooks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.
Style: witty, humorous, talky, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: bank robbery, unlikely criminals, cheating, overnight success, disorder, crimes, couple relations, cons and scams, love and romance, crime, bank robber, criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 2K
The Sting II (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Hooker and Gondorf pull a con on Macalinski, an especially nasty mob boss with the help of Veronica, a new grifter. They convince this new victim that Hooker is a somewhat dull boxer who is tired of taking dives for Gondorf. There is a ringer. ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: gangsters, boxer, con artists, roller coaster, ex convict, friends, crime, crimes, cons and scams, gambling, mob boss, vengeance ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 80s
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york, coney island brooklyn new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 5.7
 3K
All for One (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four rogues, who were best friends as kids, have one big problem: they're sitting on both sides of the law. Martin is a policeman, while Nikolai, Ralf, and Timo can't distinguish between personal possessions and the possessions of others! ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, friendship, crimes, partners, buddies, cons and scams, disorder, nothing goes right, undercover, unfulfillment, police officer, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Madigan's Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, heist, cons and scams, crimes, crime, track down, partners, crime gone awry, goofy hero, chase, dishonesty, money ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 53K
Heartbreakers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Max and Page are a brilliant mother/daughter con team who have their grift down to a fine science. Max targets wealthy, willing men and marries them. Page then seduces them, and Max catches her husband in the act. Then it's off to palimony city ...
Style: light, funny, humorous, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: con artists, cons and scams, manipulation, one last job, fall in love, dishonesty, cheating, manipulations, parents and children, female criminal, couple relations, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, new york, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.3
 249K
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: humorous, witty, captivating, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Plot: cons and scams, gambling, con artists, casino, poker, crimes, bet, deception, gangsters, crime, mentor, friends ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1936
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.9
 2K
Hot Millions (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A con-artist (Peter Ustinov) gains employment at an insurance company in order to embezzle money by re-programming their "new" wonder computer.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: heist, crime, nothing goes right, partners, dishonesty, buddies, computers and web, prison, down on your luck, cons and scams, crimes, disorder ...
Time: 60s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 55
Slip & Fall (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: What happens when a law student breaks the law to pay for law school? Graduation is only a "slip" away...
Style: humorous, captivating, unusual plot structure, light, funny
Plot: cheating, insurance fraud, law student, pretense, money, embezzler, opportunist, trial, family relations, adventure, life is a bitch, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Four Against the Bank (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four men, betrayed by the bank, unite to take revenge.
Style: entertaining, light, humorous, exciting, intense ...
Plot: bank, bank robbery, money, robbery, heist, bank robber, reluctant partners, fighting the system, burglar, attempted robbery, dishonesty, money problems ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.6
 3K
Crazy Stone (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three thieves try to steal a valuable jade that is tightly guarded by a security chief. But the security guards are not the only obstacle these thieves are facing. An extremely unlucky internationally known master thief is also trying to get a hand ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, light, twists and turns ...
Plot: heist, rivalry, crimes, bankruptcy, caper, secret agenda, jewel robbery, perfect crime, con artists, thief, escapades, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 24K
Gambit (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, absurd, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: perfect crime, heist, caper, cons and scams, collector, crimes, crime gone awry, con men, silly humor, disorder, forgery, verbal byplay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
King's Ransom (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hoping to foil his own gold-digging wife's plan, a loathsome businessman arranges his own kidnapping, only to realize that there are plenty of other people interested in his wealth as well.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: kidnapping, dishonesty, nothing goes right, crimes, breakup, unlikely criminals, couple relations, cons and scams, disorder, couples, crumbling marriage, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Affreux et méchants (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of wild, physically disabled gangsters has a plan to rob a bank, but things go terribly wrong when each of them reveals they all had their own personal agenda.
Style: psychological, humorous, captivating, disturbing, feel good
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: gangsters, dishonesty, rivalry, escapades, danger, bank robbery, crimes, gang, life is a bitch, disorder, bank, bank robber ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Just Getting Started (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Duke Diver is living the high life as the freewheeling manager of a luxurious resort in Palm Springs, Calif. He soon faces competition from Leo, a former military man who likes the same woman that Duke is interested in. When Diver's past ...
Style: captivating, humorous, funny, feel good, twists and turns
Plot: senior citizen, rivalry, escapades, hitman, friendship, secrets, adventure, boarding house, twists & turns, love and romance, crimes, christmas ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, palm springs california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 1K
Get the Goat (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bruceuilis, a policeman from the countryside, is assigned to rescue Celestina, a goat considered heritage of his small city, and travels to São Paulo. There, he meets police clerk Trindade, who decides to venture out into the field, even though it ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: crime investigation, police investigation, buddy cop, criminal, goat, investigation, police officer, police detective, fighting crime, teamwork, friendship, police ...
Place: northeast brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.5
 4K
High Rollers (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Belle Duke, in order to get revenge on her former lover Philip Bang, organize his jail break. But instead of Philip is the Italian Felice Brianza, AKAS Felix, to escape. Now Felix is obliged to help Philip to escape. He will succeeded and from that ...
Style: humorous, cynical, twists and turns, semi serious, realistic
Plot: cons and scams, betrayal, crime, crimes, friends, partners, dishonesty, criminal heroes, trick, strong female character, jail, thief ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fun with Dick and Jane (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an upwardly mobile couple find themselves unemployed and in debt, they turn to armed robbery in desperation.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, satirical, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, unemployment, unlikely criminals, husband wife relationship, cons and scams, bankruptcy, romance, couples, couple relations, survival, bank robbery, kids and family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Adopt a Daddy (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Damien is a pawn in a primary school, and leads a quiet life. To rescue one of his young students, Bahzad, and his mother from imminent expulsion from the land, Damien reconnects with his parents' militant past and convinces his sister ...
Style: light, feel good, entertaining, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: deception, friendship, lawyer, crimes, love affair, humour, couple relations, assistant, con trick, family relations, male female relationship, help ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
 21K
Mad Money (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three female employees of the Federal Reserve plot to steal money that is about to be destroyed.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: cons and scams, heist, bank robbery, workplace, robbery, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, society, money, crimes, crime, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kansas, san francisco
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36%
Johnny Dangerously (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s, an honest, goodhearted man is forced to turn to a life of crime to finance his neurotic mother's skyrocketing medical bills.
Style: humorous, funny, light, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: organized crime, gangsters, crimes, crime, rivalry, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, rise to the top, goofy hero, crime boss, bandit ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1910s, year 1935 ...
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35%
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Safe Men (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two untalented singers are mistaken for a pair of major league safe crackers in Providence, Rhode Island. The two are pressed into service by the local hoodlums and quickly find themselves in conflict with their professional colleagues. Romantic ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, buddy comedy, absurd ...
Plot: safecracker, mistaken identity, cons and scams, organized crime, comedy of errors, crimes, crime, unlikely criminals, heist, dishonesty, hidden identity, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Underbelly Blues (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Uforic, a cowardly gangster rapper, hitches a ride with York, a redneck who takes him out to the desert to execute him for fun. But before York is able to pull the trigger, Uforic tells him about a secret transaction involving a mysterious briefcase ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, exciting
Plot: hitman, heist, gangsters, hillbilly, murder, urban setting, police, fbi agent, money, black american, cocaine, stripper ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The World Is Yours (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To escape his life of crime, a Paris drug dealer takes on one last job involving Spain, unhinged gangsters, his longtime crush and his scheming mother.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, tense, light
Plot: heist, gambling, gang, drugs, drug dealer, money, crimes, family relations, danger, rivalry, society, drug addiction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
We're No Angels (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two escaped cons only prayer to escape is to pass themselves off as priests and pass by the police blockade at the border into the safety of Canada.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, exciting ...
Plot: mistaken identity, prison, fish out of water, monk, small town, clergy, buddies, on the run, disorder, crime, crimes, society ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%