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 people's #1 & most listed
    Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

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    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


    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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    John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman

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    Morgan Freeman, Rita Hayworth, Tim Robbins

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson, Alec Baldwin

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


    Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne

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    Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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    Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth

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

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    Jean Harlow, Boris Karloff, Paul Muni

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


    Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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


    Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

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    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


    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


    Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo

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    Javier Bardem, Tommy Lee Jones, Woody Harrelson

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    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


    Gene Hackman, Faye Dunaway, Gene Wilder

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    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


    Leonardo DiCaprio, Amy Adams, Jennifer Garner

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    Cameron Diaz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Liam Neeson

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    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


    Al Pacino, Carol Kane, Charles Durning

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

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    Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, Mary Astor

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


    Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Emma Roberts

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

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    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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    Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid

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    Léon: The Professional is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Natalie Portman, Gary Oldman, Jean Reno

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    Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Chris Isaak

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    American Gangster is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Idris Elba

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    The French Connection is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey

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

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    Clint Eastwood, Don Siegel, Andrew Robinson

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    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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    Sting, Jason Statham, Vinnie Jones

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


    Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Roman Polanski

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    Brad Pitt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Morgan Freeman

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    Ocean's Eleven is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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    Once Upon a Time in America is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Jennifer Connelly, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Steiger

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


    Brad Pitt, Benicio del Toro, Vinnie Jones

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


    Willem Dafoe, Norman Reedus, Billy Connolly

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    Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia

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    Cape Fear is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange

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    A Bronx Tale is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Crime Movies


    Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Chazz Palminteri

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


    Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Quentin Tarantino

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


    Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw

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    Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis, Mickey Rourke

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    Public Enemies is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Crime Movies

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    Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Channing Tatum

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

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    Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano

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    Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Cloris Leachman

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