Swindle movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant swindle movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, entertaining, clever, feel good and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with swindle, cheating, corruption, mentor, runaway, catastrophe, betrayal, dialogue, storytelling and twists and turns plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
swindle movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as swindle: Nine Queens (2000), The Grifters (1990), 21 (2008), The Program (2015), The Founder (2016), See You Up There (2017), Rising High (2020), Shark City (2009), Yesterday Once More (2004), Time Out (2001).

List of swindle movies

Nine Queens (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An Argentinian crime drama revolving around a sheet of rare stamps (the Nine Queens).
Style: clever, tense, surprise ending, twist ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twists and turns, heist, thief, swindle, plot twist, manipulation, crime gone awry, justice, partner, police, forgery, partners in crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, spain, venezuela, latin america ...
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The Grifters (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young short-con grifter suffers both injury and the displeasure of reuniting with his criminal mother, all the while dating an unpredictable young lady.
Style: neo noir, sexy, tense, cynical, intense ...
Plot: femme fatale, manipulation, betrayal, hidden money, twists and turns, gangsters, con trick, con artists, nude, suspense, swindle, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
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21 (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent, student at M.I.T. in Boston who strives to succeed. Wanting a scholarship to transfer to Harvard School of Medicine with the desire to become a doctor, Ben learns that he cannot afford the $300,000 for ...
Style: intellectual, surprise ending, clever, inspirational, exciting ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids, girls' night
Plot: gambling, casino, mathematics, prodigy, college, blackjack, twists and turns, talented, cheating, card playing, youth, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: las vegas, harvard university, usa, boston, massachusetts
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The Program (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An Irish sports journalist becomes convinced that Lance Armstrong's performances during the Tour de France victories are fueled by banned substances. With this conviction, he starts hunting for evidence that will expose Armstrong.
Style: inspirational, controversial, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: sport, tour de france, cyclist, journalism, bicycle, race, investigation, doping, police investigation, suspense, mentor, corruption ...
Time: 70s, 80s, year 1999, 2000s, 90s
Place: ireland, france, new jersey
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The Founder (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of how Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers’ speedy system of making the food and saw franchise ...
Style: inspirational, motivational, realistic, uplifting, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens
Plot: business, rags to riches, fast food, businessman, greed, capitalism, ambition, salesman, betrayal, money, fast food restaurant, mcdonald's restaurant ...
Time: 50s, year 1929, year 1967, year 1940, year 1954 ...
Place: america, usa, california, beverly hills, minneapolis minnesota ...
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See You Up There (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: November 1918. A few days before the Armistice, Édouard Péricourt saves Albert Maillard's life. These two men have nothing in common but the war. Lieutenant Pradelle, by ordering a senseless assault, destroys their lives while binding them as ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, tense, disturbing, fairy tale ...
Plot: world war one, soldier, swindle, sculptor, saving a life, death, scam, banker, corruption, battlefield, cemetery, world war two ...
Time: year 1918, 1920s, post world war one, 1910s, year 1919
Place: paris france, france, morocco
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Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mike and Dave are young, adventurous, fun-loving brothers who tend to get out of control at family gatherings. When their sister Jeanie reveals her Hawaiian wedding plans, the rest of the Stangles insist that the brothers bring respectable dates. ...
Style: funny, sex comedy, humorous, romantic, absurd ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: wedding, pretending to be someone else, brother brother relationship, erotic massage, sex scene, topless woman, party, stupidity, farce, deception, friendship, dumb ...
Place: hawaii, oceania
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Rising High (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Charting the rise and fall of three corrupt real estate agents who accumulate absurd wealth in no time but fall into a vortex of fraud, greed and drugs.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, captivating, serious, intellectual
Plot: adultery, cheating wife, con men, oral sex, money, rise and fall, criminal, false identity, husband wife relationship, lifestyle change, friendship between men, manipulation ...
Place: berlin germany, central europe
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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: on the run, gangsters, ambition, fall in love, love and romance, best friends, criminal heroes, dishonesty, survival, partners, couples, gambling ...
Time: 21st century
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Yesterday Once More (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Mr. and Mrs. To are wealthy, creative jewel thieves who divorce for no apparent reason after a successful diamond heist. A year later, she's engaged to the son of a rich woman who begrudgingly lets her son give his fiancée a family heirloom ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: true love, criminal heroes, couples, heist, breakup, dishonesty, infidelity, swindle, inheritance, husband wife relationship, conspiracy, jewel thief ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, hong kong
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Time Out (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 134 min.
Story: An unemployed man finds his life sinking more and more into trouble as he hides his situation from his family and friends.
Style: psychological, enigmatic, meditative, compassionate, depressing ...
Plot: unemployment, greed, self discovery, character study, life is a bitch, down on your luck, society, couple relations, dishonesty, family problems, husband wife relationship, deception ...
Time: 21st century
Place: tokyo, france, switzerland, europe
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Takedown (2000)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kevin Mitnick is quite possibly the best hacker in the world. Hunting for more and more information, seeking more and more cyber-trophies every day, he constantly looks for bigger challenges. When he breaks into the computer of a security expert and ...
Style: talky, ironic, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hacker, computer, conspiracy, hacking, greed, internet, life philosophy, runaway, secrets, mentor, nerd, mind game ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, california
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Now You See Me 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Hong Kong
Duration: 129 min.
Story: One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.
Style: entertaining, surprise ending, twist ending, exciting, clever ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: heist, con artists, magic, illusionist, con men, suspense, twists and turns, manipulation, runaway, technology, chase, illusion ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, year 1984
Place: london, las vegas, tower bridge london, macau, big ben london ...
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ReBoot: The Guardian Code (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Four teens discover that they're next-gen Guardians with a mission to save the world, by defending it in cyberspace. The Internet revolutionized the world, but it also left it vulnerable to attack. With the help of VERA, the last surviving ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: teenager, artificial intelligence, teen superhero, superhero, swindle, cyberspace, young heroes, good versus evil, teamwork, virtuality, cybercrime, heroes ...
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Beyond the Edge (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Contemporary Moscow. A talented gambler gathers a team of people with supernatural powers to win big at a casino. But they find a much stronger mystical rival.
Style: tense, captivating, intense, semi serious, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural ability, subconscious, magic, gambling, card playing, swindle, cons and scams, mind control, caper, group of strangers, magician, partners ...
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Patchwork Family (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Christian is a divorced father who can only see his young daughter Vanessa every other weekend. When he meets the single mother Christine and decides to participate in a summer TV show, his whole life is turned upside down.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: family relations, unlikely couple, parents and children, single parent, ambition, hopes, redemption, love and romance, bittersweet, contests and competitions, divorced man, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
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Carbon (2017)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In danger of losing his business, Anthony Roca, an ordinary man, develops a scam that will become the heist of the century. Overtaken by the crime, he will have to deal with betrayal, murder and settling.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, noir
Plot: gangsters, bank, betrayal, money, company, swindle, rich, heist, escapades, murder, suspense, corruption ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
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The Sasquatch Gang (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: From the guys that brought you Napoleon Dynamite comes this hilarious Napoleon-topping award-winning comedy. Super-nerdy Gavin Gore and his friends stumble on some huge footprints in the woods. A local cop, reporter and a renowned Sasquatch ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: youth, bigfoot, cryptozoology, forest, mysterious character, investigation, journalism, cons and scams, legends and myths, friendship, prank, swindle ...
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Swindle (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on Gordon Korman's book 'Swindle,' this movie is about a boy named Griffin who finds a valuable multi-million dollar baseball card. After accidentally selling the card for a million dollar loss, he enlists the help of his best ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, escapades, partners, cheerleader, cons and scams, swindle, best friends, friends, youth, nun, high school, spy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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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, surprise ending, clever ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: con artists, con woman, deception, perfect crime, competition, partners, girlfriend, running from police, pretending to be blind, arrested, casino, partners in crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south of france, london, french riviera
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Drunk Parents (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two drunk parents attempt to hide their ever increasing financial difficulties from their daughter and social circle through elaborate neighborhood schemes.
Style: humorous, light, ironic, entertaining, feel good
Audience: date night, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: parents, scheme, daughter, drunk, get rich quick scheme, swindle, deception, marriage, mother, cheating, financial crisis, drinking alcohol ...
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Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leanne is salutatorian when she needs to be valedictorian to get her scholarship to Harvard. The only class she is worse than the leader in is history, taught by Mrs. Tingle, and the teacher hates her. When an attempt to get ahead in Mrs. ...
Style: psychological, humorous, suspenseful, entertaining, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, school, teachers and students, manipulation, high school, dark humor, destiny, teacher, cheerleading, suspense, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 80s, 90s
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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: exciting, romantic, entertaining, sexy, tricky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: heist, con artists, cons and scams, partners, mind game, twists and turns, fall in love, interracial love, femme fatale, suspense, manipulation, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, argentina, new orleans, las vegas, new york ...
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Jumpman (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia, Lithuania, Ireland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Oksana puts her newly born Denis in a baby box. Sixteen years later she steals him away from a children's home, intent on making amends for her maternal neglect, and to exploit him to earn money in a corrupt legal system.
Style: disturbing, melancholic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mother son relationship, pain, corruption, blackmail, lie, swindle, young man, organized crime, extortion, escapades, criminal, bandit ...
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Las Vegas (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Las Vegas is an American television series broadcast by NBC from September 22, 2003 to February 15, 2008. The show focuses on a team of people working at the fictional Montecito Resort & Casino dealing with issues that arise within the working ...
Style: sexy, stylized, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, hot and sexy, friends, boss and employee, poker, team, cons and scams, sin, ex law enforcer, workplace, lifestyle, buddies ...
Time: 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
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A Perfect Getaway (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: For their honeymoon, newlyweds Cliff and Cydney head to the tropical islands of Hawaii. While journeying through the paradisaical countryside the couple encounters Kale and Cleo, two disgruntled hitchhikers and Nick and Gina, two wild but ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, twist ending, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: serial killer, murderous pair, psychopath, honeymoon, wilderness, island, twists and turns, suspense, paranoia, murder, deception, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa, oceania
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Wedding Crashers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: John and his buddy, Jeremy are emotional criminals who know how to use a woman's hopes and dreams for their own carnal gain. Their modus operandi: crashing weddings. Normally, they meet guests who want to toast the romantic day with a random ...
Style: light, funny, romantic, ridiculous, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, boys' night
Plot: wedding, love story, seduction, wedding party, fiance fiancee relationship, love and romance, destiny, marriage, stereotypes, looking for sex, party, friends ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: maryland, usa, denver colorado, salt lake city utah, vermont ...
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Three Colors: White (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Polish immigrant Karol Karol finds himself out of a marriage, a job and a country when his French wife, Dominique, divorces him after six months due to his impotence. Forced to leave France after losing the business they jointly owned, Karol enlists ...
Style: witty, atmospheric, emotional, erotic, touching ...
Plot: divorce, marriage, humiliation, faked death, obsession, funeral, vengeance, love, love story, relationships, crumbling marriage, business venture ...
Time: 90s
Place: poland, paris france, france, eastern europe, europe ...
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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: talky, humorous, melancholic, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, love and romance, corruption, unlikely criminals, overnight success, disorder, cons and scams, couple relations, bank robbery, caper, art, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
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Gold (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Kenny Wells, a modern-day prospector, hustler, and dreamer, is desperate for a lucky break. Left with few options, Wells teams up with an equally luckless geologist to execute a grandiose, last-ditch effort: to find gold deep in the uncharted jungle ...
Style: tense, inspirational, intellectual, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, business, greed, gold, treasure hunt, mining, suspense, gold mine, justice, brutality, ethnic conflict, life philosophy ...
Time: 90s, 80s, year 1988
Place: southeast asia, indonesia, new york
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