American crime films

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  1. $

    $ (1971)


    $, also known as Dollars and in the UK as The Heist, is a 1971 American caper film starring Warren Beatty and Goldie Hawn, and distributed by Columbia Pictures. The movie was written and directed by Richard Brooks and produced by M.J. Frankovich. The supporting cast includes Gert Fröbe, Robert Webber and Scott Brady. The film was partly shot in Hamburg, Germany, which forms the primary location of the film and was supported by the Hamburg Art Museum and Bendestorf Studios.

  2. 8 Million Ways to Die

    8 Million Ways to Die (1986)


    8 Million Ways to Die is a 1986 American crime film. This was the final film directed by Hal Ashby, and the first attempt to adapt the popular Matthew Scudder detective stories of Lawrence Block for the screen. The screenplay was written by Oliver Stone and David Lee Henry (Robert Towne using a pseudonym). The film starred Jeff Bridges, Rosanna Arquette, and, in a leading role for the first time, Andy Garcia.

  3. 99 and 44/100% Dead

    99 and 44/100% Dead (1974)


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  4. A Clockwork Orange

    A Clockwork Orange (1971)


    A Clockwork Orange is a 1971 dystopian crime film written, produced, and directed by Stanley Kubrick, adapted from Anthony Burgess's 1962 novella A Clockwork Orange. It employs disturbing, violent images to comment on psychiatry, juvenile delinquency, youth gangs, and other social, political, and economic subjects in a dystopian near-future Britain.

  5. A Close Call for Boston Blackie

    A Close Call for Boston Blackie (1946)


    A Close Call for Boston Blackie (1946) is the tenth of fourteen Columbia Pictures crime films starring Chester Morris as Boston Blackie.

  6. A Crime Does Not Pay Subject: 'Forbidden Passage'

    A Crime Does Not Pay Subject: 'Forbidden Passage' (1941)


    Forbidden Passage is a 1941 American short crime film directed by Fred Zinnemann. It was nominated for an Academy Award at the 14th Academy Awards for Best Short Subject (Two-Reel).

  7. A History of Violence

    A History of Violence (2005)


    A History of Violence is a 2005 American crime thriller film directed by David Cronenberg and written by Josh Olson. It is an adaptation of the 1997 graphic novel of the same name by John Wagner and Vince Locke. The film stars Viggo Mortensen as the owner of a small-town diner who is thrust into the spotlight after killing two robbers in self-defense, thus forcing him to confront his violent past.

  8. A Night of Adventure

    A Night of Adventure (1944)


    A Night of Adventure is a 1944 American crime mystery film directed by Gordon Douglas. It stars Tom Conway, Audrey Long, and Edward Brophy.

  9. A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square

    A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square (1979)


    A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square is a 1979 British heist film directed by Ralph Thomas, written by Guy Elmes and starring Richard Jordan, Oliver Tobias, and David Niven. The film takes its name from the song "A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square".

  10. A Scandal in Paris

    A Scandal in Paris (1946)


    A Scandal in Paris is a 1946 American biographical film directed by Douglas Sirk and starring George Sanders, Signe Hasso and Carole Landis. It loosely depicts the life of Eugène François Vidocq, a French criminal who reformed and became a famous French Prefect of Police during the Napoleonic era.

  11. A Shock to the System

    A Shock to the System (1990)


    A Shock to the System (1990) is a U.S. crime thriller film directed by Jan Egleson, starring Michael Caine, Swoosie Kurtz, Elizabeth McGovern, and Peter Riegert. It is based on the 1984 novel A Shock to the System by British author Simon Brett.

  12. A Walk Among the Tombstones

    A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)


    A Walk Among the Tombstones is a 2014 American crime thriller film based on a novel by Lawrence Block of the same name, directed and written by Scott Frank. It stars Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, Boyd Holbrook, and Sebastian Roché. The film was released on September 19, 2014.

  13. Adventure in Diamonds

    Adventure in Diamonds (1940)


    Adventure in Diamonds is a 1940 American crime film directed by George Fitzmaurice and starring George Brent, Isa Miranda, John Loder and Nigel Bruce. It was also release as Diamonds are Dangerous.

  14. After Dark, My Sweet

    After Dark, My Sweet (1990)


    After Dark, My Sweet is a 1990 neo-noir film directed by James Foley starring Jason Patric, Bruce Dern, and Rachel Ward. It is based on the 1955 Jim Thompson novel of the same name.

  15. After Midnight with Boston Blackie

    After Midnight with Boston Blackie (1943)


    After Midnight with Boston Blackie is a 1943 crime film, the fourth of a series of 14 Columbia Pictures movies starring Chester Morris as Boston Blackie. When a recently paroled friend of Boston Blackie is killed, he finds himself once again the prime suspect of Police Inspector Farraday.

  16. Aftershock

    Aftershock (2012)


    Aftershock is a 2012 Chilean-American disaster horror film starring Eli Roth. It is directed by Nicolás López and written by López, Roth, and Guillermo Amoedo, from a story by Roth and López.

  17. Alaska

    Alaska (1944)


    Alaska is a 1944 American crime adventure film directed by George Archainbaud. It stars Kent Taylor, Margaret Lindsay, and John Carradine.

  18. Alimony

    Alimony (1949)


    Alimony is a 1949 American crime film starring Martha Vickers, directed by Alfred Zeisler.

  19. Allotment Wives

    Allotment Wives (1945)


    Allotment Wives (1945) is a film noir starring Kay Francis in her final screen appearance. An army investigator tries to shut down a scam that preys on soldiers and unknowingly falls in love with the woman behind it.

  20. Amateur Crook

    Amateur Crook (1937)


    Amateur Crook is a 1937 American film directed by Sam Katzman.

  21. American Hustle

    American Hustle (2013)


    American Hustle is a 2013 American crime comedy-drama film directed by David O. Russell, from a screenplay written by Eric Warren Singer and Russell, loosely based on the FBI ABSCAM operation of the late 1970s and early 1980s. It stars Christian Bale and Amy Adams as two con artists who are forced by an FBI agent (Bradley Cooper) to set up an elaborate sting operation on corrupt politicians, including the mayor of Camden, New Jersey, (Jeremy Renner). Jennifer Lawrence plays the unpredictable wife of Bale's character.

  22. American Psycho

    American Psycho (2000)


    American Psycho is a 2000 American psychological black comedy film co-written and directed by Mary Harron, based on Bret Easton Ellis's novel of the same name. It stars Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe, Jared Leto, Josh Lucas, Chloë Sevigny, Samantha Mathis, Cara Seymour, Justin Theroux, and Reese Witherspoon. It debuted at the Sundance Film Festival on January 21, 2000, and was released theatrically on April 14, 2000. The film received generally positive reviews and was a financial success with critics mainly praising the screenplay and Christian Bale's performance. The film has since developed a cult following.

  23. An Act of Murder

    An Act of Murder (1948)


    An Act of Murder (also known as Live Today for Tomorrow and I Stand Accused) is a 1948 American crime film directed by Michael Gordon. It was entered into the 1949 Cannes Film Festival.

  24. An Innocent Man

    An Innocent Man (1989)


    An Innocent Man, is a 1989 crime thriller film directed by Peter Yates, and starring Tom Selleck. The film follows James Rainwood, an airline mechanic sent to prison when framed by crooked police officers.

  25. Another Face

    Another Face (1935)


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