Keyword: scam

Blue Jasmine

Blue Jasmine (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 07/25/2013
After everything in her life falls to pieces, including her marriage to wealthy businessman Hal, elegant New York socialite Jasmine moves into her sister Ginger's modest apartment in San Francisco to try to pull herself back together again.
Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 140 minutes Release date: 12/24/2002
Based on a true story, Frank W. Abagnale was employed as a doctor, a lawyer, and as a co-pilot for a major airline company-all before reaching his 21st birthday. A successful con artist and master of deception, Frank is also a brilliant forger, whose skill at check fraud has netted him millions of dollars in stolen funds--much to the chagrin of the authorities. FBI Agent Carl Hanratty has made...
American Hustle

American Hustle (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 138 minutes Release date: 12/12/2013
Brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld, along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent named Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey power-brokers and mafia that's as dangerous as it is enchanting. But it's Irving's unpredictable wife Rosalyn who could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world...
Pain & Gain

Pain & Gain (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 04/25/2013
Daniel Lugo is a body builder and personal trainer at a gym in Miami. He and his buddy, Adrian - tired of being poor and determined to grab their piece of the American Dream - concoct a plan to kidnap and extort money from Victor Kershaw, a wealthy businessman, and recruit ex-con Paul Doyle to join them in their quest.
Stuart Little

Stuart Little (1999)

Rated: PG Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 12/16/1999
A little guy with a big heart (not to mention whiskers, a little pink nose and a really dapper wardrobe), Stuart searches for a sense of belonging and a place to call home in a decidedly supersized world. When he's adopted by the Littles, a human family, he embarks on adventures with a variety of characters--including his nemesis, family cat Snowbell--and learns the family, loyalty and friendship...
Gambit

Gambit (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 04/24/2014
Harry Deane is a London art curator planning an elaborate scheme to con a wealthy collector into buying a fake Monet painting. In order to dupe the buyer, Deane invents a story and recruits a steer roper from Texas, PJ Puznowski, to play the part of a woman whose grandfather liberated the painting at the end of WWII. When Deane's convoluted con begins to fall apart, it turns out the simple Texan...
We're the Millers

We're the Millers (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 08/06/2013
David Burke is a small-time pot dealer whose clientele includes chefs and soccer moms, but no kids-after all, he has his scruples. So what could go wrong? Plenty. Preferring to keep a low profile for obvious reasons, he learns the hard way that no good deed goes unpunished when he tries to help out some local teens and winds up getting jumped by a trio of gutter punks. Stealing his stash and his...

Two Step (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Identity Thief

Identity Thief (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 02/07/2013
Unlimited funds have allowed Diana to live it up on the outskirts of Orlando. There's only one glitch: she's financing her shopping sprees with an ID stolen from Sandy Patterson, an accounts rep who lives halfway across the U.S. With only one week to hunt down the con artist before his world implodes, the real Sandy Patterson is forced to extreme measures to clear his name. He hits the road to...
Boiler Room

Boiler Room (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 02/17/2000
Set in the backwaters of New York's financial world, Seth Davis, a young college dropout, is eager to prove his worth to his demanding an disapproving father. When he stumbles upon a shady brokerage firm in Long Island that's making a killing in stock market sales, he sees it as his chance to shine. He finds immediate success and instantly gets swept up in the high-stakes life of a group of young...
Chlorine

Chlorine (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 02/27/2014
In the town of Copper Canyon, people are cashing in on an economic housing boom, and the local country club is buzzing about the investment opportunity. Once vivacious couple, Roger and Georgie Lent have settled into a complacent lifestyle of mediocrity where their marriage is falling apart and their children are turning away from them. Nonetheless, desperately discontent Georgie, pushes Roger...
Last Seduction

The Last Seduction (1994)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 10/25/1994
A conniving New York woman cons her medical-student husband into engineering a lucrative drug deal, then flees with the loot, hiding out in a small town in upstate New York. Devising an insurance scam, she talks a lovestruck claims adjuster into murdering her vengeful spouse.
Dedh Ishqiya

Dedh Ishqiya (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 152 minutes Release date: 01/09/2014
The Begum of Mahmudabad is hosting a festival of poetry and music in her mansion. The country's best poets are in town. Khalujan, posing as the Nawaab of Chandpur, is participating as a poet in the festival, hoping to impress the widowed Begum who, rumored to be looking for a new husband. Babban arrives in Mahmudabad to take Khalujan back to their old life, but his plans change the moment he sets...
Nebraska

Nebraska (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 11/14/2013
After receiving a sweepstakes letter in the mail, a cantankerous old alcoholic thinks he's struck it rich and wrangles his son into taking a road trip across the heartland of America to claim the fortune.
Compliance

Compliance (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 08/16/2012
When a police officer tells you to do something, you do it. Right? On a particularly busy day at the local ChickWich, the fast food joint's high-strung manager Sandra receives a phone call from a police officer saying her employee Becky has stolen money from a customer. Convinced she's only doing what's right, Sandra commences the investigation, following step-by-step instructions from the officer...
It's Me, It's Me

It's Me, It's Me (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 11/07/2013
Hitoshi Nagano, an electronics store employee, picks up a cell phone left behind by a customer, calls the customer's mother pretending to be her son and requests she transfer money to his bank account. What Hitoshi thinks is an easy way to make money turns into something far more complicated.

Sugar Mountain (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/01/2014
Two brothers down on their luck fake a disappearance in the wilderness so they'll have a great survival story to sell, but the hoax turns out to be more real than they planned.
Plastic

Plastic (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 09/25/2014
Sam leads a ring of university students to become credit card thieves in order to supplement their income. After they inadvertently rob a notorious gangster named Marcel, they are forced to up their game to 10 times the amount stolen with interest. So they take their scam on the road to Miami, the city of "high stakes" to pay off their debt. After a series of unfortunate mistakes, Sam's team falls...
Inside Job

Inside Job (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 10/07/2010
A comprehensive analysis exposing the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008. The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs. Through extensive research and interviews with major financial insiders, politicians and journalists, the documentary traces the rise of a rogue industry and unveils the corrosive...
Dir: Charles Ferguson
With: N/A
The Best Offer

The Best Offer (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 131 minutes Release date: 12/31/2013
Virgil Oldman is a world renowned antiques expert at a leading auction house. He leads a solitary life, going to extreme lengths to keep his distance from the complications of human relationships. When appointed by the beautiful and mysterious Claire to oversee the valuation and sale of her family's art collection, Virgil becomes increasingly fascinated by her, who will only communicate with him...
Sting

The Sting (1973)

Rated: PG Runtime: 127 minutes Release date: 11/29/1973
When a mobster kills their friend, two drifters concoct a hilariously intricate scheme for revenge. There's no telling who to trust in.

Kill Me Three Times (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Believe Me

Believe Me (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 09/25/2014
Just months earlier, Sam was a typical college senior focused on keg stands, hookups and graduation. But when a surprise tuition bill threatens his dream of law school, he's forced to think outside the box. He convinces his three roommates they can make a killing on the gullible church crowd, and the guys start a sham charity,
Rushlights

Rushlights (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 06/20/2013
Billy and Sarah are two young lovers from the suburbs of Los Angeles, traveling to a small Texas town to falsely claim a dead friend's inheritance. The two teens, haunted by their own dubious pasts while pursuing their scam, wind up in a nightmare of greed and betrayal when confronted with the twisted and bizarre underworld of Tremo, TX - population 2,870.
Priceless

Priceless (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 03/27/2008
In the south of France, Jean, a shy young bartender, is mistaken for a millionaire by a beautiful, scheming opportunist named Irene. When Irene discovers his true identity, she abandons him, only to find that a love-struck Jean has no intention of letting her get away. Jean's comical attempts to gain her affections gradually evolve into setting himself up as a gigolo at a luxury hotel, until...