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1 The Big Sleep (1946)

Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love.

8.1/10 51,673
2 Out of the Past (1947)

A private eye escapes his past to run a gas station in a small town, but his past catches up with him. Now he must return to the big city world of danger, corruption, double crosses and duplicitous dames.

"   18,041
3 White Heat (1949)

A psychopathic criminal with a mother complex makes a daring break from prison and leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll heist. Shortly after the plan takes place, events take a crazy turn

8.2/10 16,943
4 High Sierra (1941)

After being released from prison, notorious thief Roy Earle is hired by his old boss to help a group of inexperienced criminals plan and carry out the robbery of a California resort.

7.6/10 9,511
5 Deadly Is the Female (1950)

A well meaning crack shot husband is pressured by his beautiful marksman wife to go on an interstate robbery spree, where he finds out just how depraved and deadly she really is.

7.8/10 6,535
6 Crossfire (1947)

A man is murdered, apparently by one of a group of soldiers just out of the army. But which one? And why?

7.4/10 4,367
7 The Blue Dahlia (1946)

An ex-bomber pilot is suspected of murdering his unfaithful wife.

7.2/10 4,131
8 I Want to Live! (1958)

A prostitute, sentenced to death for alleged murder, pleads her innocence.

7.5/10 3,455
9 Thieves' Highway (1949)

A war-veteran-turned-truck driver attempts to avenge the crippling and robbing of his father at the hands of an amoral produce scofflaw.

7.7/10 2,926
10 He Walked by Night (1948)

This film-noir piece, told in semi-documentary style, follows police on the hunt for a resourceful criminal who shoots and kills a cop.

7.3/10 2,664
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11 Born to Kill (1947) 7.3/10 2,562
12 His Kind of Woman (1951) 7.2/10 2,268
13 Impact (1949) 7.1/10 1,552
14 The Sniper (1952) "   1,278
15 The Damned Don't Cry (1950) "   1,241
16 Armored Car Robbery (1950) 7.0/10 1,229
17 Tension (1949) 7.1/10 1,190
18 Border Incident (1949) "   1,160
19 Murder by Contract (1958) 7.4/10 992
20 Silver Lode (1954) 7.2/10 732
21 Woman on the Run (1950) 7.3/10 624
22 Strange Illusion (1945) 6.3/10 504
23 Backfire (1950) 6.5/10 502
24 The Brothers Rico (1957) 6.8/10 435
25 Shack Out on 101 (1955) 6.5/10 390
26 Destination Murder (1950) 5.8/10 377
27 The Threat (1949) 6.7/10 367
28 Vice Squad (1953) 6.6/10 333
29 Night Editor (1946) 6.8/10 309
30 Red Light (1949) 6.3/10 269
31 Talk About a Stranger (1952) "   243
32 A Life at Stake (1954) 5.8/10 191
33 The Scarf (1951) 6.6/10 170
34 Highway Dragnet (1954) 6.3/10 169
35 Strangers in the Night (1944) 6.4/10 166
36 The Big Bluff (1955) 5.8/10 154
37 Teenage Doll (1957) 5.4/10 148
38 The Lady Confesses (1945) 6.2/10 138
39 Hollywood Story (1951) 6.8/10 104
40 Loophole (1954) 6.6/10 87
41 Apology for Murder (1945) 6.1/10 72
42 Make Haste to Live (1954) 5.9/10 64
43 Once a Thief (1950) 6.5/10 41
44 Key Witness (1947) 6.0/10 29
45 Sealed Lips (1942) 6.4/10 25

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