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1. Let Us Prey (2014)

92 min | Horror, Thriller

5.7
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Held in a remote police station, a mysterious stranger takes over the minds and souls of everyone inside.

Director: Brian O'Malley | Stars: Liam Cunningham, Pollyanna McIntosh, Bryan Larkin, Hanna Stanbridge

Votes: 7,017

2. Angel-A (2005)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.1
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48 Metascore

A beautiful woman helps an inept scam artist get his game together.

Director: Luc Besson | Stars: Rie Rasmussen, Jamel Debbouze, Gilbert Melki, Serge Riaboukine

Votes: 27,117 | Gross: $0.20M

3. The Angels' Share (2012)

101 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.0
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66 Metascore

Narrowly avoiding jail, new dad Robbie vows to turn over a new leaf. A visit to a whisky distillery inspires him and his mates to seek a way out of their hopeless lives.

Director: Ken Loach | Stars: Paul Brannigan, John Henshaw, Roger Allam, Gary Maitland

Votes: 19,341 | Gross: $0.30M

4. The Rules of the Game (1939)

Approved | 110 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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A bourgeois life in France at the onset of World War II, as the rich and their poor servants meet up at a French chateau.

Director: Jean Renoir | Stars: Marcel Dalio, Nora Gregor, Paulette Dubost, Mila Parély

Votes: 21,702

5. .45 (2006)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.7
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A story of how obsession, addiction and abuse cause a young woman to execute an elaborate plan of revenge.

Director: Gary Lennon | Stars: Milla Jovovich, Angus Macfadyen, Stephen Dorff, Aisha Tyler

Votes: 7,484

6. En ganske snill mann (2010)

113 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.0
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68 Metascore

Ulrik is reluctantly let out of prison after serving 12 years for murder. He has to cope with his gang, his ex, a few women - and a snitch. His son has a fiancé. Her family doesn't approve ... See full summary »

Director: Hans Petter Moland | Stars: Stellan Skarsgård, Bjørn Floberg, Jorunn Kjellsby, Gard B. Eidsvold

Votes: 5,670 | Gross: $0.04M

7. Bitter Rice (1949)

Not Rated | 108 min | Drama

7.7
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Francesca and Walter are two-bit criminals in Northern Italy, and, in an effort to avoid the police, Francesca joins a group of women rice workers. She meets the voluptuous peasant rice ... See full summary »

Director: Giuseppe De Santis | Stars: Vittorio Gassman, Doris Dowling, Silvana Mangano, Raf Vallone

Votes: 2,635

8. L'enfant d'en haut (2012)

97 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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81 Metascore

A drama set at a Swiss ski resort and centered on a boy who supports his sister by stealing from wealthy guests.

Director: Ursula Meier | Stars: Léa Seydoux, Kacey Mottet Klein, Martin Compston, Gillian Anderson

Votes: 5,277

9. Big Deal on Madonna Street (1958)

Not Rated | 106 min | Comedy, Crime

8.0
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A motley quintet of inept small-time thieves bungle the burglary of a local pawnshop in this Italian farce.

Director: Mario Monicelli | Stars: Vittorio Gassman, Marcello Mastroianni, Renato Salvatori, Totò

Votes: 7,008

10. Color Me Kubrick (2005)

Not Rated | 86 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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57 Metascore

The true story of a man who posed as director Stanley Kubrick during the production of Kubrick's last film, Eyes Wide Shut, despite knowing very little about his work and looking nothing like him.

Director: Brian W. Cook | Stars: John Malkovich, Jim Davidson, Richard E. Grant, Tom Allen

Votes: 5,766 | Gross: $0.07M

11. Working the Engels (2014)

30 min | Comedy

4.7
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A family are forced to band together to keep their heads above water when their father and breadwinner passes away, leaving them all in a mountain of debt.

Stars: Andrea Martin, Kacey Rohl, Azura Skye, Benjamin Arthur

Votes: 355

12. Live Free or Die (2006)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Crime

5.6
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Lackluster criminals look to pull a job in the Granite State.

Directors: Gregg Kavet, Andy Robin | Stars: Aaron Stanford, Paul Schneider, Judah Friedlander, Peter Anthony Tambakis

Votes: 2,353 | Gross: $0.01M

13. Malcolm (1986)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Crime

7.2
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Malcolm is a chronically shy mechanical genius who has just been fired for building his own tram. He gets Frank, who has just been released from jail, to move in to help pay the bills. ... See full summary »

Director: Nadia Tass | Stars: Colin Friels, John Hargreaves, Lindy Davies, Chris Haywood

Votes: 1,587 | Gross: $0.54M

14. Knock on Any Door (1949)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.9
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Andrew Morton is an attorney who made it out of the slums. Nick Romano is his client, a young man with a long string of crimes behind him. After he lost his paycheck gambling, hoping to buy... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas Ray | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, John Derek, George Macready, Allene Roberts

Votes: 2,360

15. Operatsiya 'Y' i drugie priklyucheniya Shurika (1965)

95 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

8.7
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The movie consists of 3 short movies, each about Shurik - a nerdy student.. 1. "Naparnik" ("Partner"). Shurik has a fight in a bus with a bully named Fedya because Fedya didn't want to ... See full summary »

Director: Leonid Gayday | Stars: Aleksandr Demyanenko, Mikhail Pugovkin, Aleksei Smirnov, Vladimir Basov

Votes: 8,593

16. Ang Pagdadalaga ni Maximo Oliveros (2005)

100 min | Drama

7.1
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70 Metascore

A young boy falls in love with a handsome policeman who is investigating his family's criminal activities.

Director: Auraeus Solito | Stars: Nathan Lopez, Soliman Cruz, J.R. Valentin, Neil Ryan Sese

Votes: 1,327

17. Made in U.S.A. (1987)

R | 82 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

5.6
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Two misfit best friends, Dar and Tuck, leave their dying coal mining town with only one goal in mind - to reach sunny California and hook up with some beach babes. On the road, they meet gun crazy outlaw Annie and she takes over.

Director: Ken Friedman | Stars: Judith Baldwin, Lori Singer, Marji Martin, Adrian Pasdar

Votes: 306

18. Crackers (1984)

PG | 91 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

5.1
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Garvey is a San Francisco pawnshop operator. His unemployed and criminal friends Dillard, Turtle, and Weslake, team up with Boardwalk, a local pimp, to burgle Garvey's shop while the owner ... See full summary »

Director: Louis Malle | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Jack Warden, Sean Penn, Wallace Shawn

Votes: 980

19. Otley (1969)

M | 91 min | Comedy

6.2
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Gerald Otley, a petty thief and garbage rummager, wakes up one morning, after a drunken night on the town, and finds that he is wanted by the police for murder. And that is only the ... See full summary »

Director: Dick Clement | Stars: Tom Courtenay, Romy Schneider, Alan Badel, James Villiers

Votes: 258

20. Blood in the Streets (1973)

R | 111 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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An Italian official's wife is kidnapped, and the kidnappers demand that a notorious prisoner be released in order for the man to get his wife back. He gets the man released--but then ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Sollima | Stars: Oliver Reed, Fabio Testi, Paola Pitagora, Agostina Belli

Votes: 1,098

21. Reindeerspotting - pako Joulumaasta (2010)

84 min | Documentary

7.4
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45 Metascore

This documentary tells the story of Jani, a 19-year-old drug addict living on social welfare among with his friends. Tired of his life in a remote city in Rovaniemi, he decides to travel by... See full summary »

Director: Joonas Neuvonen | Star: Jani Raappana

Votes: 2,625

22. Gentlemen of Fortune (1971)

88 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.6
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A kindergarten director Troshkin is a dead ringer for a criminal nicknamed "Docent" who stole the priceless headpiece of Alexander the Great during an archaeological expedition. But after ... See full summary »

Director: Aleksandr Seryj | Stars: Evgeniy Leonov, Georgiy Vitsin, Radner Muratov, Saveliy Kramarov

Votes: 7,617

23. Black River (1957)

114 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Perhaps Kobayashi's most sordid film, Black River is an exposé of the rampant corruption on and around U.S. military bases following World War II. Kobayashi spirals out from the story of a ... See full summary »

Director: Masaki Kobayashi | Stars: Ineko Arima, Fumio Watanabe, Tatsuya Nakadai, Isuzu Yamada

Votes: 576

24. Rööperi (2009)

133 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.8
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Professional criminals in Finland from 1966 to 1979.

Director: Aleksi Mäkelä | Stars: Samuli Edelmann, Peter Franzén, Kari Hietalahti, Pihla Viitala

Votes: 2,756

25. Mlad i zdrav kao ruza (1971)

76 min | Drama

7.3
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Follows Stevan Nikolic, "Stiv", petty criminal born in Belgrade, always problematic, enemy of country's regime, influenced by society and movies(for example Godard's, even the movie looks ... See full summary »

Director: Jovan Jovanovic | Stars: Dragan Nikolic, Aleksandar Gavric, María Baxa, Danilo 'Bata' Stojkovic

Votes: 547

26. L'homme blessé (1983)

109 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.0
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A young man discovers his homosexuality and begins a relationship with a manipulative huster/petty criminal that he meets at a train station.

Director: Patrice Chéreau | Stars: Jean-Hugues Anglade, Vittorio Mezzogiorno, Roland Bertin, Lisa Kreuzer

Votes: 714

27. Fast Food (1999)

99 min

5.3
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A reformed young man with a steady job, Benny, returns to the city of his youth to find the girl he's been in love with since childhood and that's home to his four petty criminal friends, Jacko, Zac, Bisto and Flea.

Director: Stewart Sugg | Stars: Douglas Henshall, Emily Woof, Miles Anderson, Stephen Lord

Votes: 189

28. Jari Tervon Poliisin poika (1998 TV Movie)

80 min | Comedy, Crime

7.3
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Director: Tapio Piirainen | Stars: Kai Lehtinen, Ari-Kyösti Seppo, Alain Azerot, Pekka Huotari

Votes: 726

29. Rising Storm (1989)

95 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi

4.9
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In a future postapocalyptic America ruled by a fascist televangelist, young thief Joe and his brother agree to help pretty Mila and her sister find an ancient artifact that could change everything.

Director: Francis Schaeffer | Stars: Zach Galligan, Wayne Crawford, June Chadwick, Elizabeth Keifer

Votes: 184

30. Neobychainye priklyucheniya mistera Vesta v strane bolshevikov (1924)

94 min | Comedy

6.8
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The film chronicles the adventures of an American, "Mr. West," and his faithful bodyguard and servant Jeddie, as they visit the land of the horrible, evil Bolsheviks. Through various ... See full summary »

Director: Lev Kuleshov | Stars: Porfiri Podobed, Boris Barnet, Aleksandra Khokhlova, Vsevolod Pudovkin

Votes: 636

31. Snow Trail (1947)

89 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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Three bank robbers, Eijima, Nojiri, and Takasugi, flee the police and escape into the mountains. At an inn high in the Japanese Alps, Eijima and Nojiri encounter a young woman and her ... See full summary »

Director: Senkichi Taniguchi | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Yoshio Kosugi, Akitake Kôno

Votes: 197

32. A Dot and a Line (2004)

R | 105 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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"Punto y raya" is the story of a young Colombian recruit who, while patrolling his country's border, is befriended by a Venezuelan adversary, and the tragic consequences of their relationship.

Director: Elia K. Schneider | Stars: Roque Valero, Edgar Ramírez, Ramiro Meneses, Daniela Alvarado

Votes: 498

33. B.D. în alertã (1971)

95 min | Action, Comedy

8.7
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In 1971 three inept petty Romanian criminals are released from prison but find themselves at the core of two money laundering and burglary cases.

Director: Mircea Dragan | Stars: Toma Caragiu, Dem Radulescu, Sebastian Papaiani, Puiu Calinescu

Votes: 1,317

34. Cash and Curry (2008)

100 min | Comedy

3.4
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A gang of young petty criminals end up in an abandoned farm when a deal goes wrong.

Director: Sarjit Bains | Stars: Ameet Chana, Ronny Jhutti, Pooja Shah, Manish Patel

Votes: 106

35. V2 - jäätynyt enkeli (2007)

92 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

6.2
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The tough Detective Vares, get hired by a friend accused of murdering a girl. His job is to find the real killer, but people aren't talking. Before he can get traction another homicide takes place- and things move toward a dire conclusion.

Director: Aleksi Mäkelä | Stars: Juha Veijonen, Hannu-Pekka Björkman, Jussi Lampi, Johanna Kokko

Votes: 2,148

36. Rose of Washington Square (1939)

Approved | 86 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.8
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A singer becomes a star in the Ziegfeld Follies, but her marriage to a con man has a bad effect on her career.

Director: Gregory Ratoff | Stars: Tyrone Power, Alice Faye, Al Jolson, William Frawley

Votes: 413

37. A Cab for Three (2001)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.0
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A taxi driver is given a difficult choice from 2 small time crooks: drive them around while they rob, or get locked up in the trunk.

Director: Orlando Lübbert | Stars: Alejandro Trejo, Fernando Gómez Rovira, Daniel Muñoz, Elena Milea

Votes: 837

38. Adelheid und ihre Mörder (1993–2007)

50 min | Comedy, Crime

7.1
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Secretary Adelheid is the real brain behind solving the murder cases of a Hamburg police homicide unit, much to the chagrin of her boss.

Stars: Evelyn Hamann, Heinz Baumann, Gerhard Garbers, Gisela May

Votes: 123

39. München 7 (2004–2016)

60 min | Comedy, Crime

7.9
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Stars: Andreas Giebel, Florian Karlheim, Jockel Tschiersch, Johannes Herrschmann

Votes: 113

40. Arvottomat (1982)

105 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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A criminal, his friend and his former girlfriend find their lives intertwining with each other.

Director: Mika Kaurismäki | Stars: Matti Pellonpää, Pirkko Hämäläinen, Juuso Hirvikangas, Esko Nikkari

Votes: 876

41. Score (1995)

88 min | Action, Crime

6.4
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A small time Yakuza thug is thrown into a bloody battle after a bank robbery he was forced into goes wrong when all the men begin to turn on each other a hitch-hiking serial killing couple decide to steal their loot.

Director: Atsushi Muroga | Stars: Shû Ehara, Hiroshi Miyasaka, Ryûshi Mizukami, Hitoshi Ozawa

Votes: 159

42. Joulubileet (1996)

84 min | Comedy

7.1
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Mike is getting out of prison after serving four years for a bank robbery. Bona is arranging the party of all parties for him: a Christmas party.

Director: Jari Halonen | Stars: Jorma Tommila, Antti Reini, Rauno Juvonen, Oiva Lohtander

Votes: 353

43. Home for Christmas (1990 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama, Family

5.4
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An old thief befriends a young child.

Director: Peter McCubbin | Stars: Mickey Rooney, Simon Richards, Lesley Kelly, Chantellese Kent

Votes: 133

44. Die Straßen von Berlin (1995–2000)

90 min | Crime

7.2
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The cases of an organized crime unit of the Berlin police.

Stars: Martin Semmelrogge, Dietrich Mattausch, Guntbert Warns, Nadeshda Brennicke

Votes: 29

45. Jinzu burusu: Asu naki furaiha (1974)

91 min | Crime, Thriller

7.0
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Hijiriko makes off from the bar she works at with money and a car that isn't hers. Meanwhile, Jiro Katagiri is up to no good with his gangster friends and ends up making off with all their ... See full summary »

Director: Sadao Nakajima | Stars: Tsunehiko Watase, Meiko Kaji, Ryôhei Uchida, Hideo Murota

Votes: 84

46. Nordkurve (1992)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Director: Adolf Winkelmann | Stars: Renate Krößner, Christian Tasche, Daniel Berger, Walter Kreye

Votes: 105

47. Rovaniemen markkinoilla (1951)

86 min | Comedy, Musical

6.3
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Director: Jorma Nortimo | Stars: Esa Pakarinen, Reino Helismaa, Jorma Ikävalko, Jorma Nortimo

Votes: 196

48. Suomalaistyttöjä Tukholmassa (1952)

102 min | Crime, Drama

4.3
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Three Finnish girls travel to Stockholm to look for work. But soon they notice that the big city is not such a great place as they thought. Most of the foreign men who they meet there are crooks and liars.

Director: Roland af Hällström | Stars: Toini Vartiainen, Eija Inkeri, Maija Karhi, Esko Saha

Votes: 35

49. Bad Luck Love (2000)

94 min | Crime, Drama

6.0
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A murderer tries to leave his criminal past in East Helsinki and make a new life for his family

Director: Olli Saarela | Stars: Jorma Tommila, Tommi Eronen, Maria Järvenhelmi, Elmeri Karlsson

Votes: 1,255

50. Harjunpää ja kiusantekijät (1993)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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A police story, where the policeman Timo Harjunpää works on a case where two losers start a harassment campaign against a rich and successful computer expert. Tragedy cannot be avoided.

Director: Åke Lindman | Stars: Kari Heiskanen, Riitta Havukainen, Mats Långbacka, Sari Havas

Votes: 76