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1. Bad Santa (2003)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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70 Metascore

A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid, and the security boss discovers the plot.

Director: Terry Zwigoff | Stars: Billy Bob Thornton, Bernie Mac, Lauren Graham, John Ritter

Votes: 119,376 | Gross: $60.06M

2. Reservoir Dogs (1992)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.3
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79 Metascore

After a simple jewelry heist goes terribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant.

Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Chris Penn

Votes: 744,597 | Gross: $2.83M

3. The Place Beyond the Pines (2012)

R | 140 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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68 Metascore

A motorcycle stunt rider turns to robbing banks as a way to provide for his lover and their newborn child, a decision that puts him on a collision course with an ambitious rookie cop navigating a department ruled by a corrupt detective.

Director: Derek Cianfrance | Stars: Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, Eva Mendes, Craig Van Hook

Votes: 208,245 | Gross: $21.38M

4. Enter the Void (2009)

Not Rated | 161 min | Drama, Fantasy

7.3
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69 Metascore

A French drug dealer living in Tokyo is betrayed by his best friend and killed in a drug deal. His soul, observing the repercussions of his death, seeks resurrection.

Director: Gaspar Noé | Stars: Nathaniel Brown, Paz de la Huerta, Cyril Roy, Olly Alexander

Votes: 52,821 | Gross: $0.34M

5. Red State (2011)

R | 88 min | Action, Crime, Horror

6.2
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50 Metascore

Set in Middle America, a group of teens receive an online invitation for sex, though they soon encounter fundamentalists with a much more sinister agenda.

Director: Kevin Smith | Stars: Michael Parks, Melissa Leo, John Goodman, Michael Angarano

Votes: 56,725 | Gross: $1.10M

6. Modern Times (1936)

Passed | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

8.5
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96 Metascore

The Tramp struggles to live in modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman, Tiny Sandford

Votes: 164,787 | Gross: $0.16M

7. Days of Heaven (1978)

PG | 94 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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93 Metascore

A hot-tempered farm laborer convinces the woman he loves to marry their rich but dying boss so that they can have a claim to his fortune.

Director: Terrence Malick | Stars: Richard Gere, Brooke Adams, Sam Shepard, Linda Manz

Votes: 42,039

8. The Kid (1921)

Not Rated | 68 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

8.3
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The Tramp cares for an abandoned child, but events put that relationship in jeopardy.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Jackie Coogan, Carl Miller

Votes: 80,500 | Gross: $5.45M

9. Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)

R | 104 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.1
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A famous fashion photographer develops a disturbing ability to see through the eyes of a killer.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Faye Dunaway, Tommy Lee Jones, Brad Dourif, Rene Auberjonois

Votes: 6,762 | Gross: $20.00M

10. Two Hands (1999)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller

7.2
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A 19 year old (Heath Ledger) finds himself in debt to a local gangster (Bryan Brown) when some gang loot disappears and sets him on the run from thugs. Meanwhile two street kids start a ... See full summary »

Director: Gregor Jordan | Stars: Heath Ledger, Bryan Brown, David Field, Tom Long

Votes: 8,743

11. The Andromeda Strain (2008)

180 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.2
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A crack team of top scientists work feverishly in a secret, state-of-the-art laboratory to discover what has killed the citizens of a small town and learn how this deadly contagion can be stopped.

Stars: Benjamin Bratt, Christa Miller, Louis Ferreira, Ricky Schroder

Votes: 12,780

12. Eyewitness (1981)

R | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.0
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Eccentric Vietnam War vet turned janitor claims to have witnessed a murder of a man tied to international political underground in order to get the attention of a TV reporter he has a huge crush on. The cops suspect his loser best friend.

Director: Peter Yates | Stars: William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver, Christopher Plummer, James Woods

Votes: 3,490 | Gross: $6.40M

13. Red Hill (2010)

R | 95 min | Thriller, Western

6.4
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62 Metascore

A young police officer must survive his first day's duty in a small country town.

Director: Patrick Hughes | Stars: Ryan Kwanten, Steve Bisley, Tommy Lewis, Claire van der Boom

Votes: 7,561 | Gross: $0.02M

14. Tex (1982)

PG | 103 min | Drama

6.6
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After their mother dies and their father leaves them, teenage brothers Tex and Mason McCormick struggle to make it on their own.

Director: Tim Hunter | Stars: Matt Dillon, Jim Metzler, Meg Tilly, Bill McKinney

Votes: 1,620 | Gross: $7.00M

15. White Noise 2: The Light (2007)

PG-13 | 99 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

5.7
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Following the loss of his family, a man attempts suicide only to discover upon waking that he can identify people who are about to die

Director: Patrick Lussier | Stars: Nathan Fillion, Katee Sackhoff, Craig Fairbrass, Adrian Holmes

Votes: 11,778

16. Wisdom (1987)

R | 109 min | Crime, Drama

5.7
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Unable to find work after a past felony, graduate John Wisdom and his girlfriend embark on a cross-country bank-robbing spree in order to aid American farmers.

Director: Emilio Estevez | Stars: Emilio Estevez, Demi Moore, Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright

Votes: 2,675 | Gross: $5.72M

17. Malibu High (1979)

R | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.0
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When a high school senior is dumped by her boyfriend, her grades fall drastically...to avoid failing, she begins seducing her male teachers. Thus begins her downward spiral into drug ... See full summary »

Director: Irvin Berwick | Stars: Jill Lansing, Stuart Taylor, Katie Johnson, Wallace Earl Laven

Votes: 572

18. Mala Noche (1986)

Not Rated | 78 min | Drama

6.7
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A story of amour fou. Walt is madly in love/lust with a young illegal Mexican immigrant. However, the object of his unrequited affection doesn't even speak any English and finds Walt really... See full summary »

Director: Gus Van Sant | Stars: Tim Streeter, Doug Cooeyate, Ray Monge, Nyla McCarthy

Votes: 3,003

19. He Ran All the Way (1951)

Not Rated | 77 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.1
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Nick and his partner Al stage a payroll holdup. Al is shot and Nick kills a policeman. Nick hides out at a public pool, where he meets Peg Dobbs. They go back to her apartment and he forces her family to hide him from the police manhunt.

Director: John Berry | Stars: John Garfield, Shelley Winters, Wallace Ford, Selena Royle

Votes: 1,427

20. Hold That Ghost (1941)

Passed | 86 min | Adventure, Comedy, Music

7.6
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After inheriting a fortune from a gangster, two dim-witted service station attendants find themselves stranded in a haunted house.

Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Richard Carlson, Joan Davis

Votes: 2,785

21. True Blood (1989)

R | 100 min | Action, Drama

5.6
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Ray Trueblood, member of a street gang, is framed by an enemy of a rival gang, Billy "Spider" Masters. Ray is accused of killing a cop and he has to escape leaving behind his little brother... See full summary »

Director: Frank Kerr | Stars: Jeff Fahey, Chad Lowe, Sherilyn Fenn, James Tolkan

Votes: 362

22. Farewell, Friend (1968)

PG | 115 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.1
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After an overseas deployment, two former French Foreign Legion members plan to break into the vault of a French corporation.

Director: Jean Herman | Stars: Alain Delon, Charles Bronson, Brigitte Fossey, Olga Georges-Picot

Votes: 2,201

23. Varg Veum - Falne engler (2008)

95 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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Murder and trouble hits Veum when he meets up with classmates in the rock-band Camp, when he resumes contact with a former flame Rebecca, now wife of his buddy. A Varg Veum mystery by best-selling crime novel by Gunnar Staalesen. Staalesen.

Director: Morten Tyldum | Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Per Kjerstad, Bjørn Floberg, Pia Tjelta

Votes: 1,823

24. Two Men in Town (1973)

Not Rated | 100 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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A former bank robber is released after 10 years in prison. He gets help from a social-worker, but gets harassed by an old cop from his past.

Director: José Giovanni | Stars: Alain Delon, Jean Gabin, Mimsy Farmer, Victor Lanoux

Votes: 2,884

25. Black Widow (2008 TV Movie)

85 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

5.1
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A photo journalist begins to suspect her best friend Danny's new love interest could be linked to the murders of wealthy men.

Director: Armand Mastroianni | Stars: Elizabeth Berkley, Alicia Coppola, Adriana DeMeo, Randall Batinkoff

Votes: 498

26. Mad World (2010)

Not Rated | 98 min | Drama

6.4
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Will is a misfit who can't catch a break: he's terrorized by his psychotic father at home and taunted by his peers at school. His only solace comes from three classmates who face similar ... See full summary »

Director: Cory Cataldo | Stars: Gary Cairns, Dylan Booth, Matthew Thompson, James Lee Martinec

Votes: 296

27. El bruto (1953)

81 min | Drama

7.4
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A tough young man, who helps to kick poor people out of their houses, falls in love with a girl. She lives with her father in the building about to be demolished.

Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Pedro Armendáriz, Katy Jurado, Rosita Arenas, Andrés Soler

Votes: 1,410

28. The Las Vegas Story (1952)

Approved | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.4
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The arrival in Las Vegas of a businessman and his glamorous wife creates a complex web of murder and deceit.

Director: Robert Stevenson | Stars: Jane Russell, Victor Mature, Vincent Price, Hoagy Carmichael

Votes: 712

29. At Any Cost (2000 TV Movie)

R | 89 min | Drama

5.0
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Two brothers and their best friend start a rock band and try to make it big in Los Angeles.

Director: Charles Winkler | Stars: Michael J. Bevan, Eddie Mills, Glenn Quinn, James Franco

Votes: 120

30. Wang jiao hei ye (2004)

110 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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Hong Kong nihilism. December 22, a street quarrel leads to the death of a gang leader's son. Next day, he seeks revenge on his brother, a rival boss. He calls on Liu, a fixer, to import a ... See full summary »

Director: Tung-Shing Yee | Stars: Daniel Wu, Cecilia Cheung, Alex Fong, Kar Lok Chin

Votes: 2,248

31. Beyond the Call (1996 TV Movie)

R | 101 min | Drama

6.1
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Russell Gates is a Vietnam vet on death row for killing a policeman. His childhood sweetheart, Pam O'Brien, is stunned to learn this and does not believe he could commit such a crime. She ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Bill | Stars: Sissy Spacek, David Strathairn, Arliss Howard, Janet Wright

Votes: 127

32. Under the Paris Sky (1951)

114 min | Drama

7.2
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Fates of multiple otherwise disconnected characters intertwine miraculously under the sky of Paris. And it all happens in one day.

Director: Julien Duvivier | Stars: Brigitte Auber, Jean Brochard, René Blancard, Paul Frankeur

Votes: 155

33. Posutoman burusu (1997)

110 min | Crime, Drama, Action

7.5
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A postman is mistaken for a dangerous criminal by the police.

Director: SABU | Stars: Shin'ichi Tsutsumi, Keisuke Horibe, Ren Osugi, Kyôko Tôyama

Votes: 1,444

34. The Disturbance (1990)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

5.5
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A psycho is on the prowl, and his victims are all beautiful women. The police must catch him before he kills again.

Director: Cliff Guest | Stars: Timothy Greeson, Lisa Geoffrion, Ken Ceresne, Jerry Disson

Votes: 85

35. A Gem of a Jam (1943)

17 min | Comedy, Short

7.7
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The stooges are janitors working in the offices of Doctors Harts, Burns and Belcher. Some crooks arrive seeking medical attention after their boss has been wounded in a shoot out with the ... See full summary »

Director: Del Lord | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard, Dudley Dickerson

Votes: 310

36. Crossbow (2007)

14 min | Short, Drama

7.0
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A kid. His mum and dad. The sex and drugs. And the boy next door who watched the whole thing unravel.

Director: David Michôd | Stars: Cy Standen, Lisa Chappell, Joel Edgerton, David Michôd

Votes: 335

37. Aavanazhi (1986)

156 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.1
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Director: I.V. Sasi | Stars: Mammootty, Geetha, Sukumaran, Janardanan

Votes: 188

38. Fei seung ching chun kei (2005)

99 min | Romance

5.4
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Following the lives of five teenagers as they try to go through life while trying to avoid their own family backgrounds.

Director: Dennis Law | Stars: Race Wong, Yan Ng, Marco Lok, Raymond Ho-Yin Wong

Votes: 23

39. Little Corey Gorey (1993)

Unrated | 90 min | Comedy, Horror

5.1
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Abused by his older brother and step mother, a highschool student takes drastic steps to regain his independence.

Director: Bill Morroni | Stars: Todd Fortune, Pat Gallagher, Brenda Pope, Greg Sachs

Votes: 114

40. The Babysitter (2006 Video)

80 min | Thriller

6.1
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Joey Marlin quits his job of protecting kids for the Ransfeild Police Department after a child under his protection dies in front of him. After three months of haunting memories, Joey comes... See full summary »

Director: Drew Kochera | Stars: Sarah Arend, Chamane Barbatti, Leo Barczewski, Joe Hammerstone

Votes: 14

41. First Aid (1931)

Passed | 82 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Buddy Hollins (brother of Lil Hollins), a young dance-hall girl, gets involved with a gang of crooks, led by Michael Rush. He double-crosses them on a safe-cracking job by stealing the loot... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Paton | Stars: Grant Withers, Marjorie Beebe, Wheeler Oakman, Donald Keith

42. Med døden til følge (1994 TV Movie)

Documentary

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A look behind the headlines of the Danish newspapers - 'the madman who was shot by the police'. The documentary portrays the man, his life, his dreams, his defeats, and ultimately the way he ended his life in a rather unusual way.

Director: Nikolaj Buchardt

43. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000–2015)
Episode: A Bullet Runs Through It: Part 1 (2005)

TV-14 | 41 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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After a massive shootout between the LVPD and a Latin American mob gang, the CSI team have to find and process hundreds of bullets to determine exactly what happened.

Director: Danny Cannon | Stars: William Petersen, Marg Helgenberger, Gary Dourdan, George Eads

Votes: 540

44. Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001–2011)
Episode: Collective (2005)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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The accidental shooting of a toy collector leads to a society focused on vampires and a con artist.

Director: Frank Prinzi | Stars: Vincent D'Onofrio, Kathryn Erbe, Jamey Sheridan, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 129

45. Line of Duty (2012– )
Episode: Episode #3.1 (2016)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.9
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When a criminal is shot dead by a police armed-response unit led by Sergeant Danny Waldron, AC-12 gather evidence suggesting it was a deliberate killing rather than self-defense.

Director: Michael Keillor | Stars: Daniel Mays, Will Mellor, Shaun Parkes, Lisa Palfrey

Votes: 325

46. ER (1994–2009)
Episode: Haunted (2008)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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Patients include an 18-year-old who was stabbed with a fork at his school, and a man shot by a cop at a Halloween party. Meanwhile Sam is annoyed by Gates and Daria.

Director: Christopher Chulack | Stars: Parminder Nagra, John Stamos, Linda Cardellini, Scott Grimes

Votes: 111

47. Rikostarinoita Suomesta (2001–2007)
Episode: Kotihälytys (2003)

Crime, Documentary

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Director: Mika Vehmersuo | Stars: Jarmo Mäkinen, Jarmo Heikkinen

48. From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series (2014– )
Episode: Let's Get Ramblin' (2014)

TV-14 | 48 min | Action, Crime, Horror

7.7
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The Gecko brothers attempt to leave the hotel and take the Fuller family hostage, but Freddie arrives and complicates the situation.

Director: Robert Rodriguez | Stars: D.J. Cotrona, Zane Holtz, Eiza González, Jesse Garcia

Votes: 443

49. Gotham (2014– )
Episode: Rise of the Villains: Worse Than a Crime (2015)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

9.2
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Jim Gordon turns to Dangerous Allies for assistance when Bruce Wayne is abducted.

Director: Jeffrey G. Hunt | Stars: Ben McKenzie, Donal Logue, David Mazouz, Morena Baccarin

Votes: 2,464

50. Dexter (2006–2013)
Episode: See-Through (2007)

TV-MA | 53 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Rita feels threatened when she meets Dexter's new NA sponsor, Lila. She also deals with a visit from her estranged mother. Elsewhere, Dexter continues to try to throw the persistent FBI Agent Lundy off his trail.

Director: Nick Gomez | Stars: Michael C. Hall, Julie Benz, Jennifer Carpenter, Erik King

Votes: 2,864