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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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732 139
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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Pulp Fiction John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman

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602 106
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The Godfather Part II Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall

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436 162
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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The Usual Suspects Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne

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591 156
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

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493 151
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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388 157
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

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331 112
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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441 123
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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The Untouchables Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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385 146
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Heat Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

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464 116
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Scarface Jean Harlow, Boris Karloff, Paul Muni

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330 104
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American History X Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo

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333 109
L.A. Confidential is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
L.A. Confidential Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Kim Basinger

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Donnie Brasco Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Paul Giamatti

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263 59
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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Bonnie and Clyde Gene Hackman, Faye Dunaway, Gene Wilder

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299 127
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Catch Me If You Can Leonardo DiCaprio, Amy Adams, Jennifer Garner

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199 89
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Dog Day Afternoon Al Pacino, Carol Kane, Charles Durning

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178 80
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clash1977 added The Maltese Falcon Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, Mary Astor

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

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236 111
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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252 125
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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The Big Lebowski Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid

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257 39
Seven is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
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Chinatown Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Roman Polanski

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171 99
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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clash1977 added Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels Sting, Jason Statham, Vinnie Jones

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Blow Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Emma Roberts

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243 30
The Silence of the Lambs is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
but chickens double d added The Silence of the Lambs Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Chris Isaak

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The French Connection Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey

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143 84
On the Waterfront is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made
On the Waterfront Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Steiger

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Snatch Brad Pitt, Benicio del Toro, Vinnie Jones

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

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267 95
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Training Day Eva Mendes, Snoop Dogg, Denzel Washington

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174 28
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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The Sting Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw

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153 80
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Memento Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano

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170 92
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Jackie Brown Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Quentin Tarantino

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222 105
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Ocean's Eleven Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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157 90
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A Clockwork Orange Malcolm McDowell, Warren Clarke, Steven Berkoff

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

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165 101
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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The Boondock Saints Willem Dafoe, Norman Reedus, Billy Connolly

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112 102
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Public Enemies Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Channing Tatum

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228 93
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American Gangster Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Idris Elba

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137 37
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but chickens double d added The Green Mile Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise, Sam Rockwell

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104 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