The Best Crime Movies

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The best crime movies are listed below. These movies are similar to cop films but concentrate on the criminal's storyline rather than the cop's. All crime movies can be rated and imported into your own list of crime films. The greatest crime films list can be sorted by title, director, year, or actor. Some of of the movies on this crime films list are old classics, and some of the crime films deal with new themes and technology. Each entry in the list of crime movies can be voted on, so chose which is the best crime movie out there or add a new film to the crime films list.

What are some othe best movies featuring criminals? This list of crime movies will answer that question.
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    The Godfather is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    The Godfather Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

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    Goodfellas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Goodfellas Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci

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    The Godfather Part II is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    The Godfather Part II Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall

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    Pulp Fiction is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Pulp Fiction John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman

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    The Departed is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    The Departed Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson, Alec Baldwin

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    Morgan Freeman, Rita Hayworth, Tim Robbins

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    The Usual Suspects is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    The Usual Suspects Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne

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    Reservoir Dogs is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Reservoir Dogs Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth

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    Casino is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Casino Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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    Scarface is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Scarface Jean Harlow, Boris Karloff, Paul Muni

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    The Untouchables is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    The Untouchables Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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    Heat is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Heat Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

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    Taxi Driver is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Taxi Driver Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Martin Scorsese

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    Donnie Brasco is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Donnie Brasco Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Paul Giamatti

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    American History X is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    American History X Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo

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    No Country for Old Men is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    No Country for Old Men Javier Bardem, Tommy Lee Jones, Woody Harrelson

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    L.A. Confidential is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    L.A. Confidential Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Kim Basinger

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    Bonnie and Clyde is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Bonnie and Clyde Gene Hackman, Faye Dunaway, Gene Wilder

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    Fargo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Fargo Steve Buscemi, William H. Macy, Frances McDormand

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    Catch Me If You Can is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Catch Me If You Can Leonardo DiCaprio, Amy Adams, Jennifer Garner

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    Gangs of New York is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Gangs of New York Cameron Diaz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Liam Neeson

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    Carlito's Way is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Carlito's Way Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Viggo Mortensen

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    Dog Day Afternoon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Dog Day Afternoon Al Pacino, Carol Kane, Charles Durning

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    Blow is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Blow Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Emma Roberts

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    The Maltese Falcon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    The Maltese Falcon Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, Mary Astor

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    Training Day is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Training Day Eva Mendes, Snoop Dogg, Denzel Washington

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    The Big Lebowski is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    The Big Lebowski Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid

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    American Gangster is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Idris Elba

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    The Silence of the Lambs is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    The Silence of the Lambs Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Chris Isaak

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    The French Connection is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    The French Connection Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey

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    Léon: The Professional is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Léon: The Professional Natalie Portman, Gary Oldman, Jean Reno

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    Dirty Harry is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Dirty Harry Clint Eastwood, Don Siegel, Andrew Robinson

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    Road to Perdition is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Road to Perdition Tom Hanks, Daniel Craig, Paul Newman

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    Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Ba... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels Sting, Jason Statham, Vinnie Jones

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    Chinatown is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Chinatown Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Roman Polanski

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    Seven is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Seven Brad Pitt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Morgan Freeman

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    Once Upon a Time in America is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Once Upon a Time in America Jennifer Connelly, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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    Ocean's Eleven is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Ocean's Eleven Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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    Snatch is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Snatch Brad Pitt, Benicio del Toro, Vinnie Jones

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    On the Waterfront is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    On the Waterfront Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Steiger

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    The Boondock Saints is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    The Boondock Saints Willem Dafoe, Norman Reedus, Billy Connolly

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    Cape Fear is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Cape Fear Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange

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    A Bronx Tale is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    A Bronx Tale Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Chazz Palminteri

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    Jackie Brown is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Jackie Brown Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Quentin Tarantino

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    The Sting is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    The Sting Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw

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    Sin City is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Sin City Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis, Mickey Rourke

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    Die Hard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Die Hard Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia

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    A Clockwork Orange is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    A Clockwork Orange Malcolm McDowell, Warren Clarke, Steven Berkoff

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    Memento is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano

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    Public Enemies is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Public Enemies Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Channing Tatum

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