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1. Entrapment (1999)

PG-13 | 113 min | Action, Crime, Romance

6.3
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54 Metascore

An insurance agent is sent by her employer to track down and help capture an art thief.

Director: Jon Amiel | Stars: Sean Connery, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Ving Rhames, Will Patton

Votes: 95,083 | Gross: $87.70M

2. Ip Man 2 (2010)

R | 108 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.6
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67 Metascore

Centering on Ip Man's migration to Hong Kong in 1949 as he attempts to propagate his discipline of Wing Chun martial arts.

Director: Wilson Yip | Stars: Donnie Yen, Xiaoming Huang, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Lynn Hung

Votes: 80,380 | Gross: $0.21M

3. Thick as Thieves (I) (2009)

R | 104 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.0
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A veteran thief recruits a younger crook to help him pull off one final job in order to repay his debt to the Russian mob.

Director: Mimi Leder | Stars: Rade Serbedzija, Morgan Freeman, Robert Forster, Corey Johnson

Votes: 30,650

4. Psycho-Pass (2012–2014)

TV-MA | 25 min | Animation, Action, Crime

8.3
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Believing in humanity and order, policewoman Akane Tsunemori obeys the ruling, computerized, precognitive Sibyl System. But when she faces a criminal mastermind who can elude this "perfect" system, she questions both Sibyl and herself.

Stars: Kana Hanazawa, Robert McCollum, Kate Oxley, Tomokazu Seki

Votes: 10,093

5. Flypaper (2011)

Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

6.4
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37 Metascore

A man caught in the middle of two simultaneous robberies at the same bank desperately tries to protect the teller with whom he's secretly in love.

Director: Rob Minkoff | Stars: Patrick Dempsey, Ashley Judd, Tim Blake Nelson, Mekhi Phifer

Votes: 29,074 | Gross: $0.00M

6. Ai no mukidashi (2008)

Unrated | 237 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

8.1
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78 Metascore

A bizarre love triangle forms between a young Catholic upskirt photographer, a misandric girl and a manipulative cultist.

Director: Sion Sono | Stars: Takahiro Nishijima, Hikari Mitsushima, Sakura Andô, Yutaka Shimizu

Votes: 8,844

7. Cop and a Half: New Recruit (2017 TV Movie)

PG | 97 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.0
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A precocious kid and a police officer join forces to catch a criminal at large.

Director: Jonathan A. Rosenbaum | Stars: Lou Diamond Phillips, Lulu Wilson, Janet Kidder, Michael Coleman

Votes: 238

8. Foolproof (2003)

R | 94 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.5
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Kevin, Sam and Rob are founding members of a theoretical group which pulls off heists. Leo, a gangster, blackmails them into pulling off a real multi-million dollar heist. Now it's up to them to get out alive.

Director: William Phillips | Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Kristin Booth, Joris Jarsky, Sean Sullivan

Votes: 8,653

9. After the Fox (1966)

Approved | 103 min | Comedy, Crime

6.5
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After the heist of the 'gold of Cairo', an Italian criminal mastermind, impersonating a film director, plans to grab the loot once it's unloaded on the beach of an Italian fishing village where a bogus movie is being filmed.

Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Peter Sellers, Victor Mature, Britt Ekland, Martin Balsam

Votes: 3,076

10. Danger: Diabolik (1968)

Not Rated | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.5
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International man of mystery Diabolik pulls heist after heist but European cops led by inspector Ginko and envious mobsters led by Ralph Valmont are closing-in on him.

Director: Mario Bava | Stars: John Phillip Law, Marisa Mell, Michel Piccoli, Adolfo Celi

Votes: 4,746

11. Heartbeat (1946)

Not Rated | 102 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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In Paris, a young woman runs away from a reform school, joins a pickpocket academy, and finds herself falling for the handsome diplomat she's been blackmailed into stealing from.

Director: Sam Wood | Stars: Ginger Rogers, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Adolphe Menjou, Melville Cooper

Votes: 480

12. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939)

Approved | 85 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.6
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The master sleuth hunts his archenemy, Professor Moriarty, who is planning the crime of the century.

Director: Alfred L. Werker | Stars: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Ida Lupino, Alan Marshal

Votes: 5,254

13. Fuzz (1972)

PG | 92 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.5
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Police in Boston search for a mad bomber trying to extort money from the city.

Director: Richard A. Colla | Stars: Burt Reynolds, Raquel Welch, Jack Weston, Tom Skerritt

Votes: 1,195

14. Le Deuxieme Souffle (1966)

Not Rated | 150 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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A gangster escapes jail and quickly makes plans to continue his criminal ways elsewhere, but a determined inspector is closing in.

Director: Jean-Pierre Melville | Stars: Lino Ventura, Paul Meurisse, Raymond Pellegrin, Christine Fabréga

Votes: 4,071

15. The Parole Officer (2001)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Crime

6.4
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A failed parole officer framed for murder must enlist the help of his former clients to clear his name.

Director: John Duigan | Stars: Steve Coogan, Lena Headey, Emma Gilmour, Susan Jane Tanner

Votes: 5,896

16. Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1942)

Approved | 68 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

6.8
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Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson must protect a Swiss inventor of an advanced bomb sight from falling into German hands.

Director: Roy William Neill | Stars: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Lionel Atwill, Kaaren Verne

Votes: 4,387

17. The Detective (1954)

Approved | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.9
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Works of art are disappearing, stolen by a master thief, a master of disguise. Father Brown has two goals: to catch the thief and to save his soul.

Director: Robert Hamer | Stars: Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Peter Finch, Cecil Parker

Votes: 868

18. The Spider Woman (1943)

Approved | 63 min | Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller

7.4
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Sherlock Holmes investigates a series of so-called "pajama suicides". He knows the female villain behind them is as cunning as Moriarty and as venomous as a spider.

Director: Roy William Neill | Stars: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Gale Sondergaard, Dennis Hoey

Votes: 3,322

19. Armored Car Robbery (1950)

Passed | 67 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller

7.0
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A well-planned robbery goes awry, with tough cop Cordell in pursuit.

Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Charles McGraw, Adele Jergens, William Talman, Douglas Fowley

Votes: 1,645

20. And Now... Ladies and Gentlemen... (2002)

PG-13 | 133 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.2
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54 Metascore

A jazz singer and a British jewel thief are brought together by their mutual desire to forget the past.

Director: Claude Lelouch | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Patricia Kaas, Thierry Lhermitte, Alessandra Martines

Votes: 1,953 | Gross: $0.74M

21. Tom and Jerry Meet Sherlock Holmes (2010 Video)

TV-G | 50 min | Animation, Comedy, Crime

6.6
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Miss Red is being blackmailed. When she asks Sherlock Holmes for help, he connects her case to a series of jewel thefts and tells his assistant Jerry the Mouse to work with Red's butler Tom the Cat for the duration of this case.

Directors: Spike Brandt, Jeff Siergey | Stars: Michael York, Malcolm McDowell, John Rhys-Davies, Grey DeLisle

Votes: 985

22. Sherlock Holmes in New York (1976 TV Movie)

99 min | Crime, Mystery

5.8
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In this mystery, Holmes pursues his archenemy Moriarty to New York City, in which the villainous scoundrel has carried out the ultimate bank robbery. Meanwhile, Holmes enjoys a blossoming ... See full summary »

Director: Boris Sagal | Stars: Roger Moore, John Huston, Patrick Macnee, Charlotte Rampling

Votes: 622

23. Raffles (1939)

Approved | 72 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

6.4
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Man about town and First Class cricketer A.J. Raffles keeps himself solvent with daring robberies. Meeting Gwen from his schooldays and falling in love all over again, he spends the weekend... See full summary »

Directors: Sam Wood, William Wyler | Stars: David Niven, Olivia de Havilland, May Whitty, Dudley Digges

Votes: 560

24. The Master Touch (1972)

PG | 112 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.1
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A just released from prison professional thief decides to do one last high-risk heist, which could settle him for life or land him behind bars again.

Director: Michele Lupo | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Giuliano Gemma, Florinda Bolkan, Wolfgang Preiss

Votes: 423

25. Gun chung (2007)

90 min | Crime, Thriller

6.8
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With the nickname Peggy, a new recruit is mentored by Dog-Head, while undergoing on-job training while tracking down a gang of well organized armed heist robbers. The police use the surveillance cameras trying to track their identities.

Director: Nai-Hoi Yau | Stars: Simon Yam, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Kate Tsui, Suet Lam

Votes: 1,614

26. Demolition Man (1994 Video Game)

T | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

7.7
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Video game adaptation of the movie Demolition Man (1993). The game features FMV clips, shooting galleries, 2D fighting sections and a driving section. Help 90s tough cop John Spartan stop his archenemy in utopian future.

Directors: Keith Arem, Becky Allen, Juan M. Alvarado, Robb Hart | Stars: Wesley Snipes, Mark De Alessandro, Jeff Ward, Jesse Ventura

Votes: 104

27. The Zigzag Kid (2012)

Unrated | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.7
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Nono, a Dutch kid lacking two days being thirteen, runs away from problems at home and, disguised as a girl, takes up with the world's cleverest thief, who unbeknownst to Nono, may hold the bizarre key to his true identity.

Director: Vincent Bal | Stars: Thomas Simon, Fedja van Huêt, Jessica Zeylmaker, Burghart Klaußner

Votes: 349

28. Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum (1940)

Approved | 63 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.6
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An escaped convicted murderer hides out at a New York wax museum where he hopes to get plastic surgery, which will help him revenge himself on Charlie Chan.

Director: Lynn Shores | Stars: Sidney Toler, Victor Sen Yung, C. Henry Gordon, Marc Lawrence

Votes: 1,222

29. Fantômas: In the Shadow of the Guillotine (1913)

Not Rated | 54 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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Inspector Juve is tasked to investigate and capture an infamous criminal Fantomas.

Director: Louis Feuillade | Stars: René Navarre, Edmund Breon, Georges Melchior, Renée Carl

Votes: 1,632

30. 7 uomini d'oro (1965)

G | 95 min | Crime

6.8
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One of the best intrigue/caper movies ever made! Delightful is the perfect word to describe this film that is full of sci-fi gimmicks, plot twists, slick and not-so-slick criminals, and gorgeous dames. Podesta is a 100% bonafide KNOCKOUT!

Director: Marco Vicario | Stars: Rossana Podestà, Philippe Leroy, Gastone Moschin, Gabriele Tinti

Votes: 272

31. Mr. Moto Takes a Vacation (1939)

Approved | 65 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.8
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Disguised as an Austrian archaeologist, Moto helps unearth the priceless crown of the legendary Queen of Sheba and sans disguise defends it from a variety of thugs and criminals.

Director: Norman Foster | Stars: Peter Lorre, Joseph Schildkraut, Lionel Atwill, Virginia Field

Votes: 467

32. Kriminal (1966)

98 min | Adventure, Crime

5.9
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A mastermind thief known as Kriminal narrowly escapes execution. He always manages to stay one step ahead of the law with each new crime he commits. Will Kriminal be able to pull of his ... See full summary »

Director: Umberto Lenzi | Stars: Glenn Saxson, Helga Liné, Andrea Bosic, Ivano Staccioli

Votes: 196

33. Fantômas (1980– )

86 min | Horror, Thriller, Mystery

7.1
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SPOILER: Master criminal Fantomas kills an ambassador, is having an affair with the dead man's wife, sneaks into a rich woman's house handing out vanishing-ink business cards, is caught and... See full summary »

Stars: Helmut Berger, Jacques Dufilho, Pierre Malet, Gayle Hunnicutt

Votes: 128

34. The Hostage Tower (1980 TV Movie)

100 min | Crime, Thriller

5.2
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Criminal takes hostages on the Eiffel Tower in Paris.

Director: Claudio Guzmán | Stars: Peter Fonda, Maud Adams, Billy Dee Williams, Keir Dullea

Votes: 167

35. The Saint Meets the Tiger (1943)

Approved | 70 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.7
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The last words uttered by by a conscience-stricken crook dying on the Saint's doorstep lead the detective in pursuit of gold smugglers and the master crook known as the Tiger.

Director: Paul L. Stein | Stars: Hugh Sinclair, Jean Gillie, Gordon McLeod, Clifford Evans

Votes: 369

36. Dr. M schlägt zu (1972)

100 min | Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi

3.4
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Add a Plot

Director: Jesús Franco | Stars: Fred Williams, Jack Taylor, Ewa Strömberg, Roberto Camardiel

Votes: 192

37. Dick Tracy's G-Men (1939)

Passed | 302 min | Action, Mystery, Crime

7.0
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A mad doctor named Zanoff uses a drug to bring himself back from the dead after his execution in prison. Dick Tracy sets out to capture Zanoff before he can put his criminal gang back together again.

Directors: John English, William Witney | Stars: Ralph Byrd, Irving Pichel, Ted Pearson, Jennifer Jones

Votes: 253

38. Il marchio di Kriminal (1968)

92 min | Thriller

5.8
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Whereas the first film concerned a string of diamond robberies , this involves the search for a couple of missing paintings by world-renowned artists - the map of the location in question ... See full summary »

Directors: Fernando Cerchio, Nando Cicero | Stars: Glenn Saxson, Helga Liné, Andrea Bosic, Armando Francioli

Votes: 86

39. Love, Guns & Christmas (2015)

83 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Love, Guns & Christmas is a dark comedy about two men in the witness protection program. After a few years in hiding, they sneak back into town for Christmas to see their friends while ... See full summary »

Director: Earl Nanhu | Stars: Yvonne Maverick, Karl Campbell, Brian Skelhorn, Mary Bodnar

Votes: 5

40. Fantômas: The Dead Man Who Killed (1913)

Not Rated | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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After a body disappears from inside the prison, a series of crimes take place, all seemingly by the dead man. With Juve presumed dead, Fandor must investigate alone. Will Fantomas finally be brought to justice?

Director: Louis Feuillade | Stars: René Navarre, Edmund Breon, Georges Melchior, Luitz-Morat

Votes: 855

41. Fantômas: The False Magistrate (1914)

Not Rated | 70 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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Fantômas has been arrested and is jailed in Brussels, but inspector Juve wants him arrested and sentenced for all his crimes in France. Thus Juve settles Fantômas' escape so he can be ... See full summary »

Director: Louis Feuillade | Stars: René Navarre, Edmund Breon, Georges Melchior, Mesnery

Votes: 754

42. Les égouts du paradis (1979)

115 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.2
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Albert Spaggiari (Francis Huster) plays Spaggiari, who organises a group of gangsters to break into the vault of the Societé Générale Bank in Nice by tunnelling up through the sewers below.... See full summary »

Director: José Giovanni | Stars: Francis Huster, Jean-François Balmer, Lila Kedrova, Bérangère Bonvoisin

Votes: 211

43. Midnight Blunders (1936)

Approved | 17 min | Short, Action, Comedy

6.0
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The evil Dr. Wong abducts prominent scientist Dr. Edwin Millstone. Bumbling bank guards Tom and Monte search through Chinatown to find Dr. Wong and rescue the professor.

Director: Del Lord | Stars: Tom Kennedy, Monte Collins, Phyllis Crane, Val Duran

Votes: 32

44. The Steel Butterfly Lives! (1999 Video)

75 min | Adventure

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The Steel Butterfly, an evil crook, steals secret information that will allow to extend her life span, leaving a bevy of buxom beauties bound and gagged in her wake. Can a pair of feisty ... See full summary »

Director: Jon Woods | Stars: Lorelei, Andrea Neal, Heidi Staley, Jessica Eden

45. The Danny Kaye Show (1963–1967)
Episode: Episode #3.9 (1965)

Comedy, Music

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Actor Ray Walston and singer Vikki Carr are Danny guests, with semi-regulars Harvey Korman and Laurie Ichiro rounding out the cast. In one skit spoofing the James Bond movie "Goldfinger", ... See full summary »

Stars: Danny Kaye, Vikki Carr, Laurie Ichino, Harvey Korman

46. Centurions (1986)
Episode: Micro Menace (1986)

TV-Y7 | Animation, Action, Family

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After Doc Terror is stopped from taking a captured asteroid, his associate The Executioner fools Jake and gives him a fake teleporting asteroid circuit. After it is installed on Skyvault, the whole computer systems go out of control.

Stars: Pat Fraley, Neil Ross, Vince Edwards, Ron Feinberg