The Best Bank Robbery Movies Films
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The Best Bank Robbery Movies

List Criteria: Movies involving bank robberies

The greatest bank robbery films are filled with action and suspense and this best bank robbery movies list is a round-up of the best of the genre. Some of the top bank heist movies are among the top movies of all time, and some of the most entertaining to boot. If you enjoy seeing the bad guys do what they do best, bank robber films are perfect for you.

From the amazing car chase scenes of The Italian Job to the intense police scrutiny of Inside Man, there's something for every action movie lover in bank robbery movies. Even if you just want to see Keanu Reeves and some tasty waves, there's a movie on the greatest heist films list that will make you want to rob a bank just to be as cool as these characters.

What are the best bank robbery movies of all time? These are films in which a bank robbery is the central theme. If your favorite bank heist movie is missing from the greatest bank robbery film list, make sure to add it yourself. What's the best heist film? This genre includes other sub-genres such as heist, crime, and even escape films. The bank robbery, and especially crime in general has been a staple of storytelling in film since the silent era. The movies on this list represent all types of bank robbery films including comedy, action, and suspense. Suffice to say, these are the top, most successful bank robbery films of all time.
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    Dog Day Afternoon

    1975 More
    93
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    2009 More
    91
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    1991 More
    86
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    The Town

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    84
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    The Italian Job

    2003 More
    84
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    1992 More
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    added by: PeteBoyle
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    1995 More
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    Inside Man

    2006 More
    77
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    1969 More
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    1967 More
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    added by: bojanthebest
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    Ocean’s Eleven

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    Thief

    1981 More
    60
    added by: KarlMcGowan
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    added by: CarlosGuerrero1
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    Family Business

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    Wisdom

    1986 More
    41
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    Set It Off

    1996 More
    41
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    Thunderbolt and Lightfoot

    1974 More
    39
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    Bandits

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    added by: gunnet
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    added by: bojanthebest
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    The Usual Suspects

    1994 More
    35
    added by: StacyWolfe
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    Snatch

    2000 More
    34
    added by: StacyWolfe
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    1988 More
    32
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    added by: StacyWolfe
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