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25th Aug '17 3:10:35 AM Saveelich
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%% * ''Ocean's Eleven'' ([[Film/{{Oceans 11}} original]], [[Film/OceansEleven remake]], and remake sequels).

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%% * ''Ocean's Eleven'' ([[Film/{{Oceans (the [[Film/{{Oceans 11}} original]], the [[Film/OceansEleven remake]], remake]] and the remake's sequels) thrived on this trope, with con artist Danny Ocean assembling a BadassCrew to commit audacious robberies without any violence. There's a prominent use of OnceMoreWithClarity for the remake sequels).and its sequels.
* ''Film/LoganLucky'' is basically the DeepSouth and blue collar version of ''Ocean's Eleven'', with a NASCAR circuit as target instead of banks/casinos/museums.
13th Jul '17 7:19:45 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''Film/CityOfIndustry'': The heist of a jewelry store by a four-man operation occurs early on without a hitch. The actual fall-out results from the newest member of the group later betraying his associates so he doesn't have to share the loot with them. He kills two of them but the third guy gets away, and since one of the other two was the surviving party's [[YouKilledMyFather younger brother]] he spends the rest of the movie [[RoaringRampageOfRevenge gunning after his treacherous ex-partner]].

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* ''Film/CityOfIndustry'': The heist of a jewelry store by a four-man operation occurs early on and proceeds without a hitch. The actual fall-out results from the newest member of the group later betraying his associates so he doesn't have to share the loot with them. He kills two of them but the third guy gets away, and since one of the other two was the surviving party's [[YouKilledMyFather younger brother]] he spends the rest of the movie [[RoaringRampageOfRevenge gunning after his treacherous ex-partner]].
13th Jul '17 4:13:33 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''Film/CityOfIndustry'': The heist of a jewelry store by a four-man operation occurs early on without a hitch. The actual fall-out results from the newest member of the group later betraying his associates so he doesn't have to share the loot with them. He kills two of them but the third guy gets away, and since one of the other two was the surviving party's [[YouKilledMyFather younger brother]] he spends the rest of the movie [[RoaringRampageOfRevenge gunning after his treacherous ex-partner]].
27th Jun '17 11:17:08 PM AirofMystery
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* In ''AntMan'', a genius millionaire gives master cat burglar [[TheHero Scott]] a superhero outfit that lets him shrink down to the size of an ant, all to steal exactly the same technology from an unscrupulous businessman [[CutLexLuthorACheck who plans to sell it]] to some very shady types. About half the plan is "use the suit" which justifies otherwise unrealistic tropes like AirVentPassageway, and the other half is the regular standard heist techniques that Scott and his fellow criminals do anyway.
27th Jun '17 3:19:31 AM Veanne
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* ''Vabank'' ([[MarketBasedTitle ''Hit the bank'' in USA]]), as a revenge.

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* ''Vabank'' ''Film/{{Vabank}}'' ([[MarketBasedTitle ''Hit the bank'' in USA]]), as is about a revenge.retired [[SafeCracking safe cracker]] organizing [[OneLastJob one]] to [[ItsPersonal avenge]] his best friend, whom the mark, a MorallyCorruptBanker, had killed.
17th May '17 1:28:11 PM peeposaurus
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* Music/BarenakedLadies' "Bank Job" is the heist leader dressing down a member of his crew after a (hilariously) failed caper.
1st Apr '17 9:00:45 PM xanthopinna
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* ''{{Film/The Lavender Hill Mob}}'' is a comedy caper with amateur thieves Henry Holland (Alec Guinness) and Alfred Pendlebury (Stanley Holloway) snatching a gold bullion shipment.
1st Apr '17 8:56:09 PM xanthopinna
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* ''{{Film/The Lavender Hill Mob}}'' is a comedy caper with amateur thieves Henry Holland (Alec Guinness) and Alfred Pendlebury (Stanley Holloway) snatching a gold bullion shipment.
27th Mar '17 4:42:46 PM Divra
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* ''Literature/DannyTheChampionOfTheWorld'' centers around a plot to poach over 200 pheasants in a single night, in order to ruin an evil industrialist's grand hunt.
26th Mar '17 1:05:46 PM nombretomado
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* ''Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine'' "Badda-Bing, Badda-Bang." Although this episode is a direct parody of ''OceansEleven'', even taking place in a Holodeck recreation of Las Vegas.

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* ''Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine'' "Badda-Bing, Badda-Bang." Although this episode is a direct parody of ''OceansEleven'', ''Film/OceansEleven'', even taking place in a Holodeck recreation of Las Vegas.



* The ''Series/{{Community}}'' episode "The First Chang Dynasty" has the study group plot an elaborate heist OceansEleven-style to rescue the Dean [[spoiler: after Chang replaced him with a doppelgänger and took over the school]].

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* The ''Series/{{Community}}'' episode "The First Chang Dynasty" has the study group plot an elaborate heist OceansEleven-style ''Film/OceansEleven''-style to rescue the Dean [[spoiler: after Chang replaced him with a doppelgänger and took over the school]].
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