Films about collectors

Films about collectors
List of the best films about collectors according to the audience: Guardians of the Galaxy, Mortal Engines, Bad Santa, The Hunt for the Hidden Relic, How to Steal a Million, The Thomas Crown Affair, Focus, American Splendor, The Shawshank Redemption, National Treasure.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Country
Markimdb: 8
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:01
CharactersSuperhero, Aliens, Pirates, Monsters, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Travel, Alien invasion, Chase, Saving the World
PlaceSpace, Prison, Spaceships
TimeFuture
StyleInteresting, Marvel, Exciting, By comics, Beautiful

Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, New Zealand, Japan
Duration02:25
CharactersScientists, Hunters, Archaeologists, Pilots
PlotSurvival, Chase, Saving the World, Power
PlaceAircraft
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleExciting, Steampunk, Fascinating

Many thousands of years in the future, Earth’s cities roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive traction cities, the old London, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected encounter with a mysterious young woman from the wastelands who will change the course of his life forever.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:31
CharactersThieves, Santa Claus, Friends
PlotRobbery, Money, Friendship, Cheating, Holidays
TimeNew Year
StyleSmart, Black humor

A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid, and the security boss discovers the plot.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, detective
CountryGermany
Duration03:02
CharactersArchaeologists
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Travel, Supernatural, Chase
PlaceTomb
StyleAtmospheric, Disturbing

STEFFEN VOGT, aged around 25, is helping out at a German archeological excavation in Israel when he finds a 2,000-year-old skeleton holding the instructions for a video camera dating from the year 2003. The bones also show traces of the present day. His theory of a time-traveler who made a video of Jesus is laughed at by everyone, however, including SHARON, an attractive Israeli woman he adores. Although no one appears to believe him, his find certainly seems to have generated interest: Steffen is attacked shortly afterwards in his hotel room by strange men; then he discovers that the German embassy and the secret service are after him; and when his friend DAN is murdered, he goes into hiding.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:03
PlotRobbery, Adventure
PlaceParis, France
StyleExciting, Light, Smart

A woman must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father's art forgeries.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, melodrama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:49
CharactersGeniuses, Thieves, Scammers, Businessmen, Investigators
PlotRobbery, Passion, Success, Seduction
PlaceHelicopters
StyleTwisted plot, Smart, Disturbing

A very rich and successful playboy amuses himself by stealing artwork, but may have met his match in a seductive detective.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Argentina
Duration02:24
CharactersThieves, Scammers, Bodyguards, Partners
PlotLove, Robbery, Passion, Seduction, Cheating
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting, Twisted plot, Tense

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 later, Nicky is in Buenos Aires working a very dangerous scheme when Jess -- now an accomplished femme fatale -- unexpectedly shows up. Her appearance throws Nicky for a loop at a time when he cannot afford to be off his game.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersTeachers, Writers, Artists
PlotLoneliness, Depression, Everyday life
StyleSoulful, Smart, Touching

An original mix of fiction and reality illuminates the life of comic book hero everyman Harvey Pekar.

Markimdb: 9.3
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:22
CharactersScammers, Prisoner, Friends, Good people
PlotSurvival, Prison Break, The escape, Freedom, Fate
PlacePrison, Mexico, USA
StyleInteresting, Popular, To cry, Atmospheric, Fascinating

Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates -- including an older prisoner named Red -- for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genreaction, thriller, adventure, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:11
CharactersArchaeologists
PlotAdventure, Travel, Expeditions, Treasures, Rivalry
PlaceCaves, Tomb
StyleExciting

Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie in secret clues embedded in the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, and Gates is in a race to find the gold before his enemies do.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrethriller, fantasy, detective
CountryFrance, Spain, USA
Duration02:13
CharactersThieves
PlotTravel, Passion, Investigation, Obsession, Supernatural
TimeDark ones
StyleAtmospheric, Gothic, Serious, Disturbing

An all-expenses-paid international search for a rare copy of the book, 'The Nine Gates of the Shadow Kingdom' brings an unscrupulous book dealer deep into a world of murder, double-dealing and satanic worship.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryItaly
Duration02:11
CharactersScammers, Friends
PlotLove, Robbery, Relationship, Loneliness, Love with age difference
PlaceItaly
StyleTwisted plot, Fascinating, Smart, Intellectual

Virgil Oldman is a world renowned antiques expert and auctioneer. An eccentric genius, he leads a solitary life, going to extreme lengths to keep his distance from the messiness of human relationships. When appointed by the beautiful but emotionally damaged Claire to oversee the valuation and sale of her family’s priceless art collection, Virgil allows himself to form an attachment to her – and soon he is engulfed by a passion which will rock his bland existence to the core.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrecomedy, crime, biography
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:21
CharactersGeniuses, Special agents, Scammers, FBI
PlotOn real events, Robbery, Adventure, Money, Chase
StylePopular, Exciting, To cry, Fascinating, Smart

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 only eludes capture, he revels in the pursuit.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:29
CharactersScammers, Partners
PlotRobbery, Art, Fate, Justice
PlaceEngland, Hotels
StyleAction, Light, Tense

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.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:03
CharactersScammers
PlotLove, Robbery, Relationship, Wedding, Divorce
StyleLight, Smart

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 and the next easy mark.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration02:05
CharactersDogs, Inventors
PlotDancing, Death
PlaceMountains, France
TimeHoneymoon
StyleRomantic, To cry, By books, Philosophical, Atmospheric

A woman suffers from an unusual illness caused by a flower growing in her lungs.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:39
CharactersHackers, Mafia, Thieves, Partners
PlotRobbery, Revenge, Chase, Rivalry
PlacePrison, Italy, England
StyleExciting, Twisted plot, For men

Charlie's got a 'job' to do. Having just left prison he finds one his of friends has attempted a high risk job in Torino, Italy, right under the nose of the mafia. Charlie's friend doesn't get very far, so Charlie takes over the 'job'. Using three Mini Coopers, a couple of Jaguars and a bus, he hopes to bring Torino to a standstill, steal a fortune in gold and escape in the chaos.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, adventure, crime, detective
CountryUSA, France
Duration01:55
CharactersThieves, Magician, Scammers, FBI, Millionaires
PlotLove, Robbery, Magic, Puzzles, Bank robbery
PlacePrison, USA, New York
StyleUnexpected ending, Smart, Intellectual

An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:44
CharactersHeroes, Amazons, Tough guys, Hunters, Archaeologists
PlotAdventure, Slavery, Treasures
PlaceJungle
StyleExciting, Beautiful landscapes

When Travis, the mouthy son of a criminal, disappears in the Amazon in search of a treasured artifact, his father sends in Beck, who becomes Travis's rival for the affections of Mariana, a mysterious Brazilian woman. With his steely disposition, Beck is a man of few words -- but it takes him all the discipline he can muster to work with Travis to nab a tyrant who's after the same treasure.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrereality TV
CountryUSA
PlotMoney

Auction Hunters is an American reality television series that premiered on November 9, 2010, on Spike and is produced by Gurney Productions Inc. It also airs internationally.In June 2011, Spike announced that it had ordered a third season of 26 episodes. In August 2012, Spike announced that it had ordered a fourth season of 26 episodes. The fourth season premiered on January 30, 2013.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrethriller, comedy, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersGangsters, Scammers, Lawyers, Judge, Guardian
PlotMoney, Skirmishes, Abduction, Cheating
PlaceHospitals
StyleUnexpected ending, Smart

A court-appointed legal guardian defrauds her older clients and traps them under her care. But her latest mark comes with some unexpected baggage.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama, adventure, family, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, France
Duration02:06
CharactersRobots, Childrens, Thieves, Family, Friends
PlotAdventure, Travel, Magic, Friendship, Fate
PlaceParis, France
StyleExciting, Light, To cry, Steampunk, Fascinating

Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and notebook left to him by his late father. Accompanied by the goddaughter of an embittered toy merchant, Hugo embarks on a quest to solve the mystery of the automaton and find a place he can call home.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrehorror, fantasy
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:31
CharactersHeroes, Family, Lawyers, Comedians
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, Superpowers, Supernatural, Political
PlaceEstate
TimeHalloween
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing

Arthur and his two children, Kathy and Bobby, inherit his Uncle Cyrus's estate: a glass house that serves as a prison to 12 ghosts. When the family, accompanied by Bobby's Nanny and an attorney, enter the house they find themselves trapped inside an evil machine "designed by the devil and powered by the dead" to open the Eye of Hell. Aided by Dennis, a ghost hunter, and his rival Kalina, a ghost rights activist out to set the ghosts free, the group must do what they can to get out of the house alive.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryItaly, France
Duration02:01
PlotLoneliness, Intrigue
PlaceItaly
StyleGloomy, Serious

A retired professor of American origin lives a solitary life in a luxurious palazzo in Rome. He is confronted by a vulgar Italian marchesa and her lover, her daughter and her daughter's boyfriend, and forced to rent to them an apartment on the upper floor of his palazzo. From this point on his quiet routine is turned into chaos by his tenants' machinations, and everybody's life takes an unexpected but inevitable turn.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:51
CharactersThieves, Scammers, Accountant
PlotTravel
PlaceUSA
StyleTo cry

When a mild-mannered businessman learns his identity has been stolen, he hits the road in an attempt to foil the thief -- a trip that puts him in the path of a deceptively harmless-looking woman.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:56
CharactersGangsters, Scammers, Criminals, Losers, Businessmen
PlotChess, Mental disorders, Divorce
PlaceLos Angeles
StylePsychological problems, Twisted plot, To cry, Smart, Fancy

A phobic con artist and his protege are on the verge of pulling off a lucrative swindle when the con artist's teenage daughter arrives unexpectedly.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, music
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:36
CharactersTeens, Gangsters, Geniuses, Thieves, Musicians
PlotLove, Robbery, Racing, Dancing, Bank robbery
PlacePrison
StyleRomantic, Unexpected ending, Action, Twisted plot, Tense

After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.

Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy, documentary, crime, history
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:27
CharactersArtists, Friends, Losers, Artists
PlotObsession, Art, Success, Uprising
PlaceEngland, London, Los Angeles
StyleExciting, Soulful, Smart

Banksy is a graffiti artist with a global reputation whose work can be seen on walls from post-hurricane New Orleans to the separation barrier on the Palestinian West Bank. Fiercely guarding his anonymity to avoid prosecution, Banksy has so far resisted all attempts to be captured on film. Exit Through the Gift Shop tells the incredible true story of how an eccentric French shop keeper turned documentary maker attempted to locate and befriend Banksy, only to have the artist turn the camera back on its owner.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, drama, adventure
CountryHong Kong, China
Duration01:57
CharactersSuperhero, Heroes, Immortals, Investigators, Archaeologists
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Martial Arts, Supernatural, Fate
PlaceTomb
StyleExciting, Light, Makes me think, For men

When a fellow scientist asks for Jack's help in locating the mausoleum of China's first emperor, the past collides violently with the present as Jack discovers his amazing visions are based in fact.

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Genreadventure, family
CountryRussia
CharactersHeroes
PlotAdventure, Friendship

Eleven years old boy is looking for the legendary treasure of Ermak.





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