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1. The Godfather (1972)

R | 175 min | Crime, Drama

9.2
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100 Metascore

The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

Writers: Mario Puzo, Francis Ford Coppola | Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Diane Keaton

2. The Godfather: Part II (1974)

R | 200 min | Crime, Drama

9.1
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80 Metascore

The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York is portrayed while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on his crime syndicate stretching from Lake Tahoe, Nevada to pre-revolution 1958 Cuba.

Writers: Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo | Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton

3. Road House (1989)

R | 114 min | Action, Thriller

6.4
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A tough bouncer is hired to tame a dirty bar.

Writers: David Lee Henry, Hilary Henkin | Director: Rowdy Herrington | Stars: Patrick Swayze, Kelly Lynch, Sam Elliott, Ben Gazzara

4. Kung Fu Hustle (2004)

R | 99 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.8
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78 Metascore

In Shanghai, China in the 1940s, a wannabe gangster aspires to join the notorious "Axe Gang" while residents of a housing complex exhibit extraordinary powers in defending their turf.

Writers: Man Keung Chan, Stephen Chow, Xin Huo, Kan-Cheung Tsang | Director: Stephen Chow | Stars: Stephen Chow, Wah Yuen, Qiu Yuen, Shengyi Huang

5. 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.

Writers: Hiu-Yan Choi, Chan Tai-Li, Edmond Wong | Director: Wilson Yip | Stars: Donnie Yen, Xiaoming Huang, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Lynn Hung

6. Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010 Video)

PG-13 | 75 min | Animation, Action, Crime

8.0
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There's a mystery afoot in Gotham City, and Batman must go toe-to-toe with a mysterious vigilante, who goes by the name of Red Hood. Subsequently, old wounds reopen and old, once buried memories come into the light.

Creator: Bob Kane | Director: Brandon Vietti | Stars: Bruce Greenwood, Jensen Ackles, John DiMaggio, Neil Patrick Harris

7. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002 Video Game)

M | Action, Comedy, Crime

9.4
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After being released from jail, Tommy Vercetti left Liberty City for Vice City--a city overrun by the mob. Now, Tommy is out to make the Vice City his home.

Writers: Dan Houser, James Worrall, Marco Fernandez, Gillian Telling, Navid Khonsari, Jeremy Pope, Lance Williams, Jennymarie Jemison, Lazlow Jones | Director: Navid Khonsari | Stars: Ray Liotta, William Fichtner, Tom Sizemore, Dennis Hopper

8. My Bodyguard (1980)

PG | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.0
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When a boy comes to a new school and gets harassed by a bully, he acquires the services of the school's most feared kid as a bodyguard.

Writer: Alan Ormsby | Director: Tony Bill | Stars: Chris Makepeace, Adam Baldwin, Matt Dillon, Paul Quandt

9. The Krays (1990)

R | 119 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.7
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This fact-based movie follows the life of the twin crime-lords in London's '60s underworld.

Writer: Philip Ridley | Director: Peter Medak | Stars: Gary Kemp, Martin Kemp, Billie Whitelaw, Tom Bell

10. Year of the Dragon (1985)

R | 134 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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A police detective cracks down on organized crime in Chinatown after the murders of Triad and Mafia leaders.

Writers: Robert Daley, Oliver Stone, Michael Cimino | Director: Michael Cimino | Stars: Mickey Rourke, John Lone, Ariane, Leonard Termo

11. Grand Theft Auto 3 (2001 Video Game)

M | Action, Comedy, Crime

9.0
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A young bank robber escapes from police custody and works his way up through the mafia ladder of crime-ridden Liberty City, USA.

Writers: Ian McQue, Dan Houser, James Worrall, Navid Khonsari, Paul Kurowski | Director: Navid Khonsari | Stars: Frank Vincent, Joe Pantoliano, Michael Madsen, Michael Rapaport

12. The Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980 (1992 Video)

R | 583 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

9.1
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The multigenerational saga of the rise and fall of the Corleone crime family.

Writers: Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo | Director: Francis Ford Coppola | Stars: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, Robert De Niro

13. The Magnificent Eleven (2013)

Comedy, Drama

3.3
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A modernization of the classic western in which the Cowboys are a struggling local amateur soccer team, the Indians run a nearby Tandoori restaurant and the bandits are a group of menacing ... See full summary »

Writers: John Adams, Peter Adams, Irvine Welsh | Director: Jeremy Wooding | Stars: Sean Pertwee, Robert Vaughn, Phillip Rhys, Keith Allen

14. Watch Out, We're Mad (1974)

G | 101 min | Action, Comedy

7.4
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After a tied 1st place in a local stunt race, two drivers start a contest to decide who of them will own the prize, a dune buggy. But when a mobster destroys the car, they are determined to get it back.

Writers: Vicente Coello, Jesús R. Folgar, Marcello Fondato, Francesco Scardamaglia | Director: Marcello Fondato | Stars: Terence Hill, Bud Spencer, Patty Shepard, Deogratias Huerta

15. Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven (2002 Video Game)

M | Action, Crime, Drama

9.1
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You play a 1930s mobster as you act out your confession of your rise in the ranks of organized crime.

Writer: Daniel Vávra | Director: Daniel Vávra | Stars: Michael Sorvino, Marek Vasut, William DeMeo, Petr Rychlý

16. City of Joy (1992)

PG-13 | 132 min | Drama

6.3
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Hazari Pal lives in a small village in Bihar, India, with his dad, mom, wife, Kamla, daughter, Amrita, and two sons, Shambhu and Manooj. As the Pal are unable to repay the loan they had ... See full summary »

Writers: Dominique Lapierre, Mark Medoff | Director: Roland Joffé | Stars: Patrick Swayze, Pauline Collins, Om Puri, Shabana Azmi

17. Shor in the City (2011)

Crime, Drama

7.2
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Various residents and career-criminals face challenges in crime-laden Mumbai.

Writers: Krishna D.K., Raj Nidimoru, Sita Menon, Chintan Gandhi, Sameer, Nishu | Directors: Krishna D.K., Raj Nidimoru | Stars: Sendhil Ramamurthy, Tusshar Kapoor, Nikhil Dwivedi, Preeti Desai

18. Brother Orchid (1940)

Approved | 88 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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When retired racket boss John Sarto tries to reclaim his place and former friends try to kill him, he finds solace in a monastery and reinvents himself as a pious monk.

Writers: Earl Baldwin, Richard Connell | Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sothern, Donald Crisp

19. The Great McGinty (1940)

Approved | 82 min | Comedy

7.5
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Dan McGinty has great success in his chosen field of crooked politics. But endangers it all in one crazy moment of honesty...

Writer: Preston Sturges | Director: Preston Sturges | Stars: Brian Donlevy, Muriel Angelus, Akim Tamiroff, Allyn Joslyn

20. Blowing Wild (1953)

Approved | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.6
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In a hypothetical country in South America, Jeff Dawson and his partner Dutch Peterson have invested all their savings in a lease contract to explore oil. However, their expectation ruins ... See full summary »

Writer: Philip Yordan | Director: Hugo Fregonese | Stars: Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Ruth Roman, Anthony Quinn

21. Casino Jack and the United States of Money (2010)

R | 118 min | Documentary

7.1
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68 Metascore

A probing investigation into the lies, greed and corruption surrounding D.C. super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff and his cronies.

Writer: Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Jack Abramoff, Tom DeLay, William Branner, Melanie Sloan

22. The Dancing Masters (1943)

Approved | 63 min | Comedy, Romance

6.3
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Two bumbling dance teachers help an awkward inventor sell his new invention and facilitate his romance with a beautiful socialite.

Writers: Scott Darling, George Bricker | Director: Malcolm St. Clair | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Trudy Marshall, Robert Bailey

23. The Valachi Papers (1972)

R | 125 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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When Joe Valachi (Charles Bronson) has a price put on his head by Don Vito Genovese (Lino Ventura), he must take desperate steps to protect himself while in prison. An unsuccessful attempt ... See full summary »

Writers: Stephen Geller, Peter Maas | Director: Terence Young | Stars: Charles Bronson, Lino Ventura, Jill Ireland, Walter Chiari

24. The Manhandlers (1974)

R | 87 min | Action, Crime, Drama

4.7
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A gorgeous girl named Katie inherits her deceased uncle's business and decides that she too can be a businesswoman and hire two hot girlfriends. Katie doesn't like the brothel part so she ... See full summary »

Writer: Gil Lasky | Director: Lee Madden | Stars: Cara Burgess, Judith Brown, Rosalind Miles, Vince Cannon

25. The Gunfight at Dodge City (1959)

Approved | 81 min | Western

6.1
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After his brother the sheriff is murdered, Bat Masterson is elected to the job and is determined to find the killer and make Dodge City safe.

Writers: Martin Goldsmith, Daniel B. Ullman | Director: Joseph M. Newman | Stars: Joel McCrea, Julie Adams, John McIntire, Nancy Gates

26. The Unknown Man (1951)

Approved | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.4
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Prominent attorney Brad Mason takes on the defense of Rudi Walchek, a young hit-man hoodlum accused of murder. Convinced of the youthful thug's innocence, Mason get him acquitted. Later, he... See full summary »

Writers: Ronald Millar, George Froeschel | Director: Richard Thorpe | Stars: Walter Pidgeon, Ann Harding, Barry Sullivan, Keefe Brasselle

27. The Violent Four (1968)

M | 98 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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A detective is assigned to head a manhunt for four violent bank robbers.

Writers: Massimo De Rita, Carlo Lizzani, Arduino Maiuri | Director: Carlo Lizzani | Stars: Gian Maria Volonté, Tomas Milian, Margaret Lee, Don Backy

28. Kid Glove Killer (1942)

Passed | 74 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.9
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First feature film from director Fred Zinneman is a snappy little "B" feature that features Van Heflin as the head of a city crime lab who solves the murder of the town mayor by analyzing ... See full summary »

Writers: Allen Rivkin, John C. Higgins | Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Van Heflin, Marsha Hunt, Lee Bowman, Samuel S. Hinds

29. Whistling in the Dark (1933)

Passed | 79 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.6
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Writers: Elliott Nugent, Laurence Gross, Edward Childs Carpenter | Directors: Elliott Nugent, Charles Reisner | Stars: Ernest Truex, Una Merkel, Edward Arnold, John Miljan

30. Three Loan Wolves (1946)

17 min | Comedy, Short

7.1
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Told in flash back, the stooges tell their son how he came to have three fathers. The stooges, owners of a pawn shop, owed money to the gashouse protection society, a bunch of loan sharks. ... See full summary »

Writer: Felix Adler | Director: Jules White | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Beverly Warren

31. The Mayor of 44th Street (1942)

Approved | 86 min | Drama, Music, Romance

5.8
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Joe Jonathan tries to keep his business on the level after some shady dealings but will his cronies let him?

Writers: Robert Hardy Andrews, Lewis R. Foster, Frank Ryan, Luther Davis, John Cleveland | Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: George Murphy, Anne Shirley, William Gargan, Richard Barthelmess

32. Trigger, Jr. (1950)

Approved | 68 min | Western

6.3
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Evil Grant Withers lets a killer horse loose to ruin valuable horses on nearby ranches. He hopes to shake down the ranchers for his "protection". Roy tracks down the bad guys, but is ... See full summary »

Writer: Gerald Geraghty | Director: William Witney | Stars: Roy Rogers, Trigger, Dale Evans, Pat Brady

33. King of Chinatown (1939)

Approved | 57 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.3
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Violene and death stalk the Chinese of a big American city, but one man, Dr. Chang Ling, and his daughter, Dr. Mary Ling, defy the racketeers who are responsible, and, against terrific odds, bring peace to their oppressed neighbors.

Writers: Herbert J. Biberman, Lillie Hayward, Irving Reis | Director: Nick Grinde | Stars: Anna May Wong, Akim Tamiroff, J. Carrol Naish, Sidney Toler

34. I'll Wait for You (1941)

Passed | 73 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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A remake of Robert Montgomery's 1934 hit Hide-Out, this superb film directed by Robert B. Sinclair (known for his classic Broadway productions of The Philadelphia Story, Dodsworth and Pride... See full summary »

Writers: Mauri Grashin, Guy Trosper | Director: Robert B. Sinclair | Stars: Robert Sterling, Marsha Hunt, Virginia Weidler, Paul Kelly

35. The Last Desperate Hours (1974)

90 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.1
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Paolo Mancuso is a gang boss whose rivals want dead. During a failed assassination attempt, he is bitten by an infected lab rat. In the short time he has left to live, he tracks down his enemies and kills them one by one.

Writers: Giovanni Addessi, Franco Barbaresi, Camillo Bazzoni | Director: Giorgio Stegani | Stars: Antonio Sabato, Silvia Monti, Pier Paolo Capponi, Nicoletta Rizzi

36. The Lady and the Mob (1939)

Passed | 66 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.6
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Society-woman Hattie Leonard organizes her own band of 'gang-busters' when she discovers a garment she sent to the dry-cleaners had been taxed twenty-five-cents to pay for gang 'protection.... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Maibaum, Gertrude Purcell, George Bradshaw, Price Day | Director: Benjamin Stoloff | Stars: Fay Bainter, Ida Lupino, Lee Bowman, Henry Armetta

37. G-Men Never Forget (1948)

Passed | 167 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.4
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G-Man and a female detective sergeant pursue racketeers, unaware that her police commissioner is actually a gang boss altered by plastic surgery.

Writers: Franklin Adreon, Basil Dickey, Jesse Duffy, Sol Shor | Directors: Fred C. Brannon, Yakima Canutt | Stars: Clayton Moore, Roy Barcroft, Ramsay Ames, Gil Frye

38. Moon Over Harlem (1939)

Not Rated | 69 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

4.8
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Writers: Mathew Mathews, Shirley Ulmer | Director: Edgar G. Ulmer | Stars: Buddy Harris, Cora Green, Izinetta Wilcox, Earl Gough

39. The Gunman (1952)

52 min | Western

5.9
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Dan Forester, a small town New Mexico newspaper editor, spots an outlaw wanted for murder. He sends word to Whip Wilson, a Texas lawman anxious to make an arrest. When Wilson arrives, he ... See full summary »

Writer: Fred Myton | Director: Lewis D. Collins | Stars: Whip Wilson, Fuzzy Knight, Rand Brooks, Phyllis Coates

40. Sworn Enemy (1936)

Approved | 73 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.2
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Writers: Wells Root, Richard Wormser | Director: Edwin L. Marin | Stars: Robert Young, Florence Rice, Joseph Calleia, Lewis Stone

41. The Ruling Voice (1931)

TV-G | 76 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.0
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Writers: Rowland V. Lee, Donald W. Lee, Byron Morgan, Robert Lord | Director: Rowland V. Lee | Stars: Walter Huston, Loretta Young, Dudley Digges, David Manners

42. Bulldog Edition (1936)

Approved | 57 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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Two rival newspapers are engaged in a circulation battle, complicated by the fact that a vicious gangster inserts himself into the middle of it. Also complicating matters is that one ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard English, Karen DeWolf, Daniel Ahern | Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Ray Walker, Evalyn Knapp, Regis Toomey, Cy Kendall

43. Topeka (1953)

Passed | 69 min | Western

7.1
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After a series of bank robberies, Jim Levering (Bill Elliott) as Wild Bill Elliott) and his gang decide to hide out for awhile in Deer Creek where bard-and-casino owner Mack Wilson (Harry ... See full summary »

Writer: Milton Raison | Director: Thomas Carr | Stars: Bill Elliott, Phyllis Coates, Rick Vallin, Fuzzy Knight

44. Born Reckless (1937)

Approved | 59 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.7
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A champion auto racer takes a job with a taxicab company being harassed by a gangster who wants to take over all the cab companies in town.

Writers: John Patrick, Robert Ellis, Helen Logan, Jack Andrews | Directors: Malcolm St. Clair, Gustav Machatý | Stars: Rochelle Hudson, Brian Donlevy, Barton MacLane, Robert Kent

45. Broadway to Cheyenne (1932)

60 min | Western

4.9
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A cowboy detective goes up against a gang of big-city thugs trying to set up a protection racket out west.

Writers: Wellyn Totman, Harry L. Fraser | Director: Harry L. Fraser | Stars: Rex Bell, Marceline Day, Matthew Betz, Huntley Gordon

46. Straight Is the Way (1934)

Passed | 59 min | Drama

5.9
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Writers: Bernard Schubert, Dana Burnet, George Abbott | Director: Paul Sloane | Stars: Franchot Tone, May Robson, Karen Morley, Gladys George

47. Winning of the West (1953)

Approved | 57 min | Western

6.8
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One of a bunch of gangsters trying to push the old protection racket on western ranchers turns out to be Gene's younger brother.

Writer: Norman S. Hall | Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Gene Autry, Champion, Gail Davis, Richard Crane

48. Crime Ring (1938)

Approved | 70 min | Drama, Crime

6.7
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Writers: J. Robert Bren, Gladys Atwater, Reginald Taviner | Director: Leslie Goodwins | Stars: Allan Lane, Frances Mercer, Clara Blandick, Inez Courtney

49. Thundering Trails (1943)

Approved | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

7.2
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In 1871, the Rangers are disbanded due to lack of funds so Monroe County sets up it's own police force. All ranchers must pay for protection, but those who do not are quickly robbed and/or ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Yost, Norman S. Hall, William Colt MacDonald | Director: John English | Stars: Bob Steele, Tom Tyler, Jimmie Dodd, Nell O'Day

50. Jack Pot (1940)

Approved | 20 min | Crime, Drama, Short

6.3
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An entry in MGM's Crime Does Not Pay series, which deals with illegal gambling and illegal bookmaking.

Writers: Eric L. Ergenbright, Douglas Foster, Alan Friedman | Director: Roy Rowland | Stars: Tom Neal, Ann Morriss, Edwin Maxwell, Jean Rouverol