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The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu 

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Updated June 26, 2020 399 votes 273 voters 28.8k views 17 items

The best crime drama movies streaming on Hulu are all about why it's so good to be bad. These crime dramas feature excellent detective work, ghastly murders, and gripping life-or-death scenarios.

Topping this list of crime dramas streaming on Hulu is the brilliant Fargo, starring Frances McDormand as a pregnant sheriff investigating a murder in frozen Minnesota. Then you have other great crime and revenge story, Killer Legends, not to mention classics like American Psycho and Escape from Alcatraz. Of course, these are far from the only great crime dramas available on Hulu right now, so be sure to check out the list to see what to watch next. 

Check out the list of top crime dramas on Hulu below and be sure to vote up your favorites. You can also add any movies that may be missing from the list.

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Casino is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro, James Woods

Released: 1995

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Casino is a 1995 American drama film directed by Martin Scorsese. It is based on the non-fiction book of the same name by Nicholas Pileggi, who also co-wrote the screenplay for the film with ...more

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Diary of a Hitman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Sharon Stone, Forest Whitaker, Jim Belushi

Released: 1991

Directed by: Roy London

Diary of a Hitman is a 1991 drama/thriller directed by Roy London and written by Kenneth Pressman, based on his play Insider's Price. The film stars Forest Whitaker, Sherilyn Fenn, James ...more
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Mother is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Kim Hye-ja, Won Bin, Kim Min-jung

Released: 2009

Directed by: Bong Joon-ho

Mother is a 2009 South Korean drama mystery film directed by Bong Joon-ho. When her disabled son is charged with murdering a girl, his mother desperately searches for the truth.

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Wild Card is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Wild Card Sofía Vergara, Jason Statham, Anne Heche

Released: 2014

Directed by: Simon West

Wild Card is a 2015 American crime thriller film directed by Simon West, and starring Jason Statham, Michael Angarano, Dominik Garcia-Lorido, Milo Ventimiglia, Hope Davis, and Stanley Tucci. The ...more
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The Con Is On is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Con Is On Uma Thurman, Tim Roth, Alice Eve

Released: 2018

Directed by: James Oakley

The Con Is On (previously titled The Brits Are Coming) is a 2018 heist comedy film directed by James Oakley. A British con-artist couple, Harriet (Uma Thurman) and Peter Fox (Tim Roth) plan a ...more
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The Limehouse Golem is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Limehouse Golem Bill Nighy, Olivia Cooke, Douglas Booth

Released: 2017

Directed by: Juan Carlos Medina

The Limehouse Golem is a 2016 British horror-mystery film directed by Juan Carlos Medina, based on the 1994 novel by Peter Ackroyd. In Victorian London, a Scotland Yard inspector (Bill Nighy) ...more
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A Kind of Murder is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Patrick Wilson, Jessica Biel, Vincent Kartheiser

Directed by: Andy Goddard

A Kind of Murder is a 2016 American thriller film, directed by Andy Goddard from a screenplay by Susan Boyd. It is based upon the Patricia Highsmith novel The Blunderer. It stars Patrick Wilson, ...more
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Detroit is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
John Boyega, Will Poulter, Algee Smith

Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow

Detroit is an American period crime drama film directed by Kathryn Bigelow and written by Mark Boal based on the 1967 Detroit riot. A police raid in Detroit in 1967, called the Algiers Motel ...more

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In the Fade is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Diane Kruger, Denis Moschitto, Numan Acar

Released: 2017

Directed by: Faith Akin

In the Fade is a 2017 German drama film directed by Fatih Akin. Katja's (Diane Kruger) life collapses after the death of her husband and son in a bomb attack. After a time of mourning and ...more
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Terminal is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Terminal Margot Robbie, Max Irons, Thomas Turgoose

Released: 2018

Directed by: Vaughn Stein

Terminal is a 2018 drama thriller film directed by Vaughn Stein. Two hitmen agree to take on a high risk mission for a mysterious employer, but along the way, they encounter a woman (Margot ...more
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If Beale Street Could Ta... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Kiki Layne, Stephan James, Colman Domingo

Released: 2018

Directed by: Barry Jenkins

If Beale Street Could Talk is a 2018 American drama film directed by Barry Jenkins, based on the novel by James Baldwin. A woman in Harlem (Kiki Layne) desperately scrambles to prove her ...more
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Destroyer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Nicole Kidman, Toby Kebbell, Tatiana Maslany

Released: 2018

Directed by: Karyn Kusama

Destroyer is a 2018 crime thriller film directed by Karyn Kusama. A police detective (Nicole Kidman) reconnects with people from an undercover assignment in her distant past in order to make
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Monsters and Men is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Monsters and Men John David Washington, Anthony Ramos, Kelvin Harrison Jr.

Released: 2018

Directed by: Reinaldo Marcus Green

Monsters and Men is a 2018 American drama film directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green. The aftermath of a police killing of a black man, told through the eyes of the bystander who filmed the act, an ...more
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The Guilty is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Jakob Cedergren, Jessica Dinnage, Johan Olsen

Released: 2018

Directed by: Gustav Möller

The Guilty is a 2018 Danish thriller film directed by Gustav Möller. A police officer (Jakob Cedergren) assigned alarm dispatch duty enters a race against time when he answers an emergency ...more
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Out of Blue is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Mamie Gummer, Patricia Clarkson, James Caan

Released: 2019

Directed by: Carol Morley

Out of Blue is a 2019 American crime film directed by Carol Morley, based on the novel Night Train by Martin Amis. Detective Mike Hoolihan (Patricia Clarkson) is called to investigate the ...more
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Killers Anonymous is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Tommy Flanagan, Rhyon Nicole Brown, Jessica Alba

Released: 2019

Directed by: Martin Owen

Killers Anonymous is a 2019 American crime thriller film, directed by Martin Owen. Members of a support group for killers try to determine which of them is responsible for a recent assassination ...more
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Running with the Devil ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Crime Dramas Movies Streaming on Hulu
Joe Donley added Nicolas Cage, Laurence Fishburne

Released: 2019

Directed by: Jason Cabell

Running with the Devil is a 2019 American action thriller film written and directed by Jason Cabell. The CEO of an International conglomerate sends two of his most regarded executives to ...more