Stolen painting movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant stolen painting movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, entertaining and light films and TV shows about / with stolen painting, painting, art theft, heist, dishonesty, theft, murder, thievery, disorder and artist plots mostly in Crime, Comedy and Drama genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as stolen painting: The Thomas Crown Affair (1999), Vinci (2004), Mortdecai (2015), Trance (2013), Woman in Gold (2015), The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014), Stealing Rembrandt (2002), Doubles (2016), The Troops of St. Tropez (1964), The Blonde with Bare Breasts (2010).

List of stolen painting movies

The Thomas Crown Affair (1999)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A very rich and successful playboy amuses himself by stealing artwork, but may have met his match in a seductive detective.
Style: witty, romantic, sexy, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: heist, twists and turns, stolen painting, museum, art theft, art, famous painting, art thief, art collector, psychiatrist, businessman, love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
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Vinci (2004)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The sophisticated thief of art Robert "Cuma" Cuminski is released on probation from the local prison by the corrupt Doctor Wiaderny to organize the theft of the famous Leonardo Da Vinci painting "Lady with Ermine" for the dealer ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forgery, art theft, heist, cons and scams, stolen painting, criminal heroes, law enforcement, once in a lifetime opportunity, nothing goes right, partners, heist gone wrong, caper ...
Time: 21st century
Place: poland
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Mortdecai (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Art dealer, Charles Mortdecai, searches for a stolen painting rumored to contain a secret code that gains access to hidden Nazi gold.
Style: funny, humorous, exciting, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: art dealer, spy, treasure hunt, art, chase, escapades, stolen painting, art theft, eccentricity, cons and scams, justice, british ...
Time: year 1943, year 1945
Place: england, london, los angeles, usa, greece ...
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Trance (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A violent gang enlists the help of a hypnotherapist in an attempt to locate a painting which somehow vanished in the middle of a heist.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, twist ending, clever, mind bending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, adult
Plot: hypnosis, manipulation, twists and turns, memory loss, heist, amnesia, plot twist, art thief, art theft, dishonesty, torture, mind control ...
Time: 2010s, 70s, 21st century
Place: london, england
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Woman in Gold (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover a world famous painting of her aunt plundered by the Nazis during World War II, she believes rightfully belongs to her family. She did so not just to regain ...
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, dramatic, uplifting ...
Plot: art, holocaust, lawyer, courtroom drama, art theft, nazi, injustice, jewish, justice, legal action, world war two, flashback ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 90s
Place: austria, vienna, los angeles, poland, germany ...
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, witty, dramatic, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, prison escape, art theft, mentor protege relationship, luxury hotel, murder, prison, painting, escapades, gunfight, fictional country, mentor ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 60s, 80s, year 1985 ...
Place: eastern europe, alps, europe, hungary, central europe
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Stealing Rembrandt (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two bumbling scrap metal thieves - father and son - steal the wrong painting during a museum heist. The painting turns out to be the only original Rembrandt painting in Denmark, and all hell breaks loose. What do you do when you've got ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
Plot: museum, painting, crime gone awry, on the run, nothing goes right, heist, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, disorder, small time, criminal gang, art theft ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: denmark, europe
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Doubles (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Comedy tells the story of two men who are much alike but their temperament and life story are as different as day and night. They have never seen each other, they have no idea about each other's mutual existence and it would remain like that if ...
Style: intense, humorous, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: robbery, mafia, teenager, missing person, criminal, teenage girl, friendship, police officer, stolen painting, bossy wife, husband wife relationship, painting ...
Time: 21st century
Place: prague, czech republic, europe
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The Troops of St. Tropez (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The ambitious police officer Cruchot (Louis de Funès) is transferred to St. Tropez. He's struggling with crimes such as persistent nude swimming, but even more with his teenage daughter, who's trying to impress her rich friends by telling ...
Style: funny, humorous, realistic, light, satirical ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: gendarme, police, seaside, father daughter relationship, goofy hero, beach, incompetent police, yacht, comedy of errors, fighting crime, investigation, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, french riviera, saint tropez, cote d'azur, riviera ...
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The Blonde with Bare Breasts (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Julian, 25, and Louis, 12, are two brothers who work and live on a barge in the centre of Paris. They transport gravel and resort to petty crime to make ends meet. They have grown up alone and now they are inseparable, wedded to a life on the river. ...
Style: captivating
Plot: skinny dipping, brother brother relationship, romantic triangle, love triangle, heist gone wrong, theft, love interest, in love, relationships, brothers, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love ...
Place: paris france
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Me and Kaminski (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Young journalist Sebastian Zöllner is writing an article on artist Manuel Kaminski. Zöllner hopes that Kaminski dies soon, so that he can cash in on his article.
Style: talky, humorous, light, visually appealing, captivating ...
Plot: art gallery, painter, journalist, stolen painting, father daughter relationship, art exhibition, painting, bribe, german, intergenerational friendship, road trip, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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Confess, Fletch (2022)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The roguishly charming and endlessly troublesome Fletch becomes the prime suspect in a murder case while searching for a stolen art collection. The only way to prove his innocence? Find out which of the long list of suspects is the culprit - from ...
Style: reboot
Plot: social satire, stolen painting, ambush, corpse, arrest, tailing a suspect, crime scene, countess, interrogation, sailboat, female nudity, police interrogation ...
Place: new england, rome italy, boston
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Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After settling in the tiny Australian town of Walkabout Creek with his significant other and his young son, Mick "Crocodile" Dundee is thrown for a loop when a prestigious Los Angeles newspaper offers his honey a job. The family migrates ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, semi serious, parody ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: adventurer, culture clash, jungle, wild ride, escapades, friendship, traffic jam, first contact, art theft, swamp, stolen painting, nude ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, australia, usa, beverly hills
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Where Is the Third King? (1967)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Poland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A classic criminal story set between Poland and South America.
Plot: police, investigation, multiple suspects, stolen painting, murder, night, suspect, murderer, card playing, painting, museum, crossbow ...
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The Hypothesis of the Stolen Painting (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Two narrators, one seen and one unseen, discuss possible connections between a series of paintings. The on-screen narrator walks through three-dimensional reproductions of each painting, featuring real people, sometimes moving, in an effort to ...
Style: experimental, realistic, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: art, painter, riddles and clues, art collector, painting, conspiracy theory, surrealism, artist, art theft, chess, lgbt, conspiracy ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, france
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Canvas (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ozzie Decker is an art dealer and a thief. He steals paintings for customers. Frank reluctantly begins to work with Ozzie because Frank's brother owes a lot of money to the mob. On his first art heist, Frank works directly with long-time ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: art theft, heist, betrayal, stolen painting, downfall, forgery, dishonesty, rescue, going straight, prodigy, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
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Killing Dad (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man, always very devoted to his mother, decides to look for his father whom he never met. He meats a seducing older woman prone to drinking and her aged boyfriend whom she grew tired of.
Style: non-linear
Plot: small town, father son relationship, male objectification, party, pet bird, attempted murder, ballerina, visitor, on off relationship, lack of money, escape, restaurant ...
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RocknRolla (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When a Russian mobster sets up a real estate scam that generates millions of pounds, various members of London's criminal underworld pursue their share of the fortune. Various shady characters, including Mr One-Two, Stella the accountant, and ...
Style: stylized, witty, humorous, talky, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, corruption, organized crime, gang leader, dark humor, mafia, twists and turns, homosexual, heist, robbery, crime gone awry, faked death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
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2 Alone in Paris (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A bumbling Paris policeman is doggedly determined to capture the master thief that repeatedly eludes him, even when they're the last two men on Earth.
Style: humorous, witty, entertaining, not serious, offbeat
Plot: parallel world, chase, goofy hero, police, uninhibited rivalry, french police, burglar, antique shop, disappearance, antique dealer, church, marriage ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, europe, france
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Asphaltgorillas (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young man in Berlin is fed up with being the stooge of his criminal boss. New film by Detlev Buck based on a short story by Ferdinand von Schirach.
Style: grotesque
Plot: addiction, drug dealer, running from police, stealing a car, stolen painting, russian abroad, doberman, counterfeit money, laxative, heavy rain, german abroad, dog feces ...
Place: berlin germany, tokyo
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The Worthless (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A criminal, his friend and his former girlfriend find their lives intertwining with each other.
Style: road movie
Plot: outsider, drifter, ex-lover, on the run, road trip, wanted, stolen painting, revenge, spring, crime boss, winter, bullet wound ...
Time: 80s
Place: helsinki finland, finland, paris france
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Clubhouse Detectives in Scavenger Hunt (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When 4 friends attend a birthday party they find a stolen painting which sends them on chase to find out who the real burgulars are and where the next hit will be. Will they be able to find the real burgulars and solve the case? Find out!
Style: intense, entertaining, atmospheric, light
Plot: family relations, father son relationship, adventure hero, friendship between boys, treasure map, treasure hunt, escapades, treasure hunter, unlikely friendships, travel, hidden treasure, mother son relationship ...
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Portrait in Terror (1968)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A plan to steal a valuable work of art leads to murder.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: art theft, murder, artist, stripper, stolen painting, art forgery, curator, dead woman, thievery, art museum, bound and gagged, barefoot ...
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Man - Woman Wanted (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Falsely accused Warsaw art museum assistant goes into hiding as a woman.
Style: cult film
Plot: art theft, comedy of errors, social satire, political satire, comedy of manners, dog, nanny, theft, art, man dressed as woman, museum, hiding ...
Place: warsaw poland, poland
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The Secret of Arkandias (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Theo, not the most popular boy at his school, dreams of escaping the dreary everyday life, experiencing adventure and accomplishing great heroic deeds. His dream seems to be fulfilled when, one day, he finds a very old and magical book in the ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: young heroes, best friends, escapades, youth, supernatural, teenage life, friendship, magic, magical potion, heroes, friends, library ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
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An Unfinished Affair (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a man ends a regretful love affair that occurred during his wife's illness, his mistress plots revenge by targeting his family's most treasured possessions, a priceless painting and his son.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: erotica, love, infidelity, affair, unfaithful husband, couple relations, dangerous attraction, love affair, terminal illness, couples, power relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Getting In (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Gabriel Higgs has failed to get into Johns Hopkins to study medicine. He's sixth on a list of backup candidates, and must persuade the five people ahead of him to drop out. Gabriel has a family tradition to live up to. Things don't go to ...
Style: slasher, cynical, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medical school, murder, college, frame up, satire, computer cracker, rivalry, dishonesty, contests and competitions, youth, amateur detective, dark humor ...
Time: 90s
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Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A sophisticated con man mounts an intricate plan to rob an airport bank while the Soviet premier is due to arrive.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: con artists, heist, heiress, airport, robbery, warden, manipulation, disorder, crime gone awry, on the run, confined, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, denver colorado, boston ...
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Paris Express (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: From multicultural Paris to designer Paris, Montmartre to the Champs-Elysées, sleazy sidewalks to high-end galleries... Watch out! Sam the courier is a man on a mission! On his scooter, Sam breaks every rule of the road to make good on the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, tense, exciting ...
Plot: workplace, race against time, couples, disorder, nothing goes right, wedding, delivery, father son relationship, power relations, life turned upside down, couple relations, fake identity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Move Along, There is Nothing to See (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Inspector Leroux is investigating the owner of a contemporary art gallery Helen Duvernet who is suspected of being involved in trafficking of stolen paintings. He is both intrigued and attracted by the young woman, follows her everywhere and finally ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: art theft, performer's life, couples, love and romance, tragic hero, criminal heroes, fighting the system, boss and employee, destructive relationship, workplace romance, fall in love, farce ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
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