Unspeakable Crimes The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant  

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Are you wearing a wire? These are the best crime dramas on Netflix, ranked by movie lovers. From mob movies to heist films, crime movies are some of the most popular films of all time, and the crime dramas streaming on Netflix include all time classics and modern masterworks. This list of Netflix crime dramas shows how the criminal underworld can be the perfect backdrop for edgy morality plays that pack plenty of entertainment value.

Classic crime dramas like The Godfather trilogy are streaming on Netflix Instant. Looking for just the right film about crime, criminals, and cops? You'll find plenty of great movies on this list of Netflix crime dramas. Your votes determine the best crime dramas on Netflix, though, so vote up or vote down all the films you've seen and use this list as a guide to the ones you haven't. And if we missed any great movies, go ahead and add them.

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The Interview is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant
Hugo Weaving, Michael Caton, Aaron Jeffery The Interview is a 1998 Australian thriller film from writer-director Craig Monahan, and is the first of two films directed by Monahan. Almost the entire film takes place in a police ...more

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Devil's Knot is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant
Reese Witherspoon, Colin Firth, Stephen Moyer Devil's Knot is a 2012 crime, drama, thriller and biography film written by Paul Harris Boardman, Scott Derrickson and Mark Sevi and directed by Atom Egoyan.

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The Gift is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant
Katie Holmes, Cate Blanchett, Keanu Reeves Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial The Gift is a 2000 American supernatural thriller film directed by Sam Raimi, written by Billy Bob Thornton and Tom Epperson and based on the alleged psychic experiences of Thornton's mother. ...more

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The Intent is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant
Dylan Duffus, Scorcher, Shone Romulus

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Bordertown is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant
Jennifer Lopez, Martin Sheen, Antonio Banderas Bordertown is a 2006 American drama motion picture, written and directed by Gregory Nava and executive produced by David Bergstein, Cary Epstein, Barbara Martinez-Jitner, and Tracee ...more

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The Forgotten is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant
Julianne Moore, Gary Sinise, Alfre Woodard The Forgotten is a 2004 American science fiction psychological thriller drama film, directed by Joseph Ruben and starring Julianne Moore and Dominic West. The film's plot revolves around a woman ...more

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Charlie Countryman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant

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The Samaritan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant
Samuel L. Jackson, Tom Wilkinson, Ruth Negga The Samaritan is a 2012 crime fiction, drama and thriller film written by Elan Mastai and David Weaver and directed by David Weaver.

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Bad Ass 2: Bad Asses is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant

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Amok is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant
"A man is bombarding his environment by throwing everything he owns out of his balcony. The peace is only short-lasting, until a fly starts to trouble him again." Quoting the synopsis ...more

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Jailbait is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant

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The Lovely Bones is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant
Rachel Weisz, Mark Wahlberg, Susan Sarandon The Lovely Bones is a 2009 supernatural drama film directed by Peter Jackson and stars Mark Wahlberg, Rachel Weisz, Susan Sarandon, Stanley Tucci, Michael Imperioli, and Saoirse Ronan. A film ...more

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The Killer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Crime Dramas on Netflix Instant
Chow Yun-Fat, Kenneth Tsang, Danny Lee This film is a 1989 Hong Kong action film written and directed by John Woo, and starring Chow Yun-fat, Danny Lee and Sally Yeh. Chow plays Ah Jong, who accidentally damages the eyes of the ...more