organized crime The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made  

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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.

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The Godfather Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

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708 138
Goodfellas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
Goodfellas Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci

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545 190
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Pulp Fiction John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman

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586 104
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The Godfather Part II Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall

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422 156
Reservoir Dogs is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
Reservoir Dogs Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth

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452 150
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The Usual Suspects Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne

7
573 151
The Shawshank Redemption is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
The Shawshank Redemption Morgan Freeman, Rita Hayworth, Tim Robbins

8
477 148
The Departed is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
The Departed Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson, Alec Baldwin

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375 153
No Country for Old Men is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
No Country for Old Men Javier Bardem, Tommy Lee Jones, Woody Harrelson

10
327 107
Taxi Driver is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
Taxi Driver Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Martin Scorsese

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431 120
Casino is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
Casino Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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336 120
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The Untouchables Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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373 143
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Heat Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

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457 113
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Scarface Jean Harlow, Boris Karloff, Paul Muni

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323 102
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American History X Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo

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300 113
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Donnie Brasco Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Paul Giamatti

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323 108
L.A. Confidential is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
L.A. Confidential Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Kim Basinger

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255 56
Fargo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
srjthnk added Fargo Steve Buscemi, William H. Macy, Frances McDormand

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234 115
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Bonnie and Clyde Gene Hackman, Faye Dunaway, Gene Wilder

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290 124
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Catch Me If You Can Leonardo DiCaprio, Amy Adams, Jennifer Garner

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195 88
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Dog Day Afternoon Al Pacino, Carol Kane, Charles Durning

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175 79
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clash1977 added The Maltese Falcon Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, Mary Astor

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220 70
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wiabux added Léon Natalie Portman, Gary Oldman, Jean Reno

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229 109
Carlito's Way is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
Carlito's Way Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Viggo Mortensen

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245 122
Gangs of New York is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
Gangs of New York Cameron Diaz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Liam Neeson

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214 114
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The Big Lebowski Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid

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Chinatown Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Roman Polanski

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242 39
Seven is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
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166 97
Road to Perdition is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
Road to Perdition Tom Hanks, Daniel Craig, Paul Newman

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164 68
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clash1977 added Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels Sting, Jason Statham, Vinnie Jones

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169 87
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The French Connection Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey

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244 124
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Blow Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Emma Roberts

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141 83
On the Waterfront is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
On the Waterfront Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Steiger

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230 29
The Silence of the Lambs is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
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211 89
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Snatch Brad Pitt, Benicio del Toro, Vinnie Jones

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159 22
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but chickens double d added Dirty Harry Clint Eastwood, Don Siegel, Andrew Robinson

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260 95
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Training Day Eva Mendes, Snoop Dogg, Denzel Washington

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166 27
Die Hard is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
Die Hard Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia

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112 37
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The Sting Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw

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150 77
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Memento Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano

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165 91
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Jackie Brown Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Quentin Tarantino

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156 86
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A Clockwork Orange Malcolm McDowell, Warren Clarke, Steven Berkoff

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214 104
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Ocean's Eleven Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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170 79
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Once Upon a Time in America Jennifer Connelly, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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161 101
Sin City is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
Sin City Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis, Mickey Rourke

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109 101
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Public Enemies Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Channing Tatum

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158 75
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The Boondock Saints Willem Dafoe, Norman Reedus, Billy Connolly

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132 35
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but chickens double d added The Green Mile Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise, Sam Rockwell

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222 93
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American Gangster Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Idris Elba

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102 29
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Cloris Leachman