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The Shawshank Redemption
Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency. Dir: Frank Darabont With: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton Crime | Drama 142 mins.
The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son. Dir: Francis Ford Coppola With: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan Crime | Drama 175 mins.
The Godfather: Part II
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. Dir: Francis Ford Coppola With: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall Crime | Drama 200 mins.
The Dark Knight
When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the caped crusader must come to terms with one of the greatest psychological tests of his ability to fight injustice. Dir: Christopher Nolan With: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart Action | Crime | Drama 152 mins.
12 Angry Men
A dissenting juror in a murder trial slowly manages to convince the others that the case is not as obviously clear as it seemed in court. Dir: Sidney Lumet With: Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Martin Balsam Crime | Drama 96 mins.
The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption. Dir: Quentin Tarantino With: John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson Crime | Drama 154 mins.
Desperate measures are taken by a man who tries to save his family from the dark side of the law, after they commit an unexpected crime. Dir: Jeethu Joseph With: Mohanlal, Meena, Ansiba Crime | Drama | Thriller 160 mins.
Saban, Son of Saban
The commander of the army constantly angered Husamettin'i Saban, after discharge to a friend instrumentalist health Ramazan begins... Dir: Ertem Egilmez With: Kemal Sunal, Halit Akçatepe, Sener Sen Comedy | Crime | Mystery 90 mins.
A small boy (Ratnavelu) from Tamilnadu sees his father, a labor leader, killed in cold blood by a policeman... Dir: Mani Ratnam With: Kamal Haasan, Saranya Ponvannan, Janagaraj Crime | Drama 145 mins.
Vishwanathan, a Kathak dance teacher in New York, is in a rather happy marriage with Nirupama who is a nuclear oncologist... Dir: Kamal Haasan With: Pooja Kumar, Miles Anderson, Kamal Haasan Action | Adventure | Crime | Mystery | Thriller 148 mins.
Henry Hill and his friends work their way up through the mob hierarchy. Dir: Martin Scorsese With: Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci Biography | Crime | Drama 146 mins.
City of God
Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer. Dir: Fernando Meirelles, Kátia Lund With: Alexandre Rodrigues, Matheus Nachtergaele, Leandro Firmino Crime | Drama 130 mins.
The Usual Suspects
A sole survivor tells of the twisty events leading up to a horrific gun battle on a boat, which begin when five criminals meet at a seemingly random police lineup. Dir: Bryan Singer With: Kevin Spacey, Gabriel Byrne, Chazz Palminteri Crime | Drama | Thriller 106 mins.
The Silence of the Lambs
A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims. Dir: Jonathan Demme With: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Lawrence A. Bonney Crime | Drama | Thriller 118 mins.
Léon: The Professional
Mathilda, a 12-year-old girl, is reluctantly taken in by Léon, a professional assassin, after her family is murdered. Léon and Mathilda form an unusual relationship, as she becomes his protégée and learns the assassin's trade. Dir: Luc Besson With: Jean Reno, Gary Oldman, Natalie Portman Crime | Drama | Thriller 110 mins.
B.D. In the Mountains and on the Seaside
Three paroled inept Romanian convicts dream up get-rich-quick schemes on the Black Sea Riviera where a petty-crime police squad led by Captain Panait is vacationing. Dir: Mircea Dragan With: Toma Caragiu, Dem Radulescu, Ion Fintesteanu Comedy | Action | Crime 100 mins.
Black Friday is a film about the investigations following the 1993 serial Bombay bomb blasts, told through the different stories of the people involved --police, conspirators, victims, middlemen. Dir: Anurag Kashyap With: Kay Kay Menon, Pavan Malhotra, Aditya Srivastava Biography | Crime | Drama | History | Thriller 143 mins.
An aspiring director targets a ruthless gangster for making a violent gangster film. His discreet attempts to research the gangster fail miserably. Finally when he gets caught snooping, the tables are turned on him. Dir: Karthik Subbaraj With: Siddharth, Lakshmi Menon, Bobby Simha Crime | Drama | Musical | Thriller 171 mins.
American History X
A former neo-nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did. Dir: Tony Kaye With: Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly D'Angelo Crime | Drama 119 mins.
Three unemployed men find the answer to all their money problems when they recieve a call from a kidnapper. However, things do not go as planned... Dir: Priyadarshan With: Paresh Rawal, Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty Comedy | Crime | Thriller 156 mins.
Gentlemen of Fortune
A kindergarten director Troshkin is a dead ringer for a criminal nicknamed "Docent" who stole the priceless... Dir: Aleksandr Seryj With: Evgeniy Leonov, Georgiy Vitsin, Radner Muratov Comedy | Crime | Drama | Mystery 88 mins.
The Green Mile
The lives of guards on Death Row are affected by one of their charges: a black man accused of child murder and rape, yet who has a mysterious gift. Dir: Frank Darabont With: Tom Hanks, Michael Clarke Duncan, David Morse Crime | Drama | Fantasy | Mystery 189 mins.
Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures
The movie consists of 3 short movies, each about Shurik - a nerdy student.. 1. "Naparnik" ("Partner")... Dir: Leonid Gayday With: Aleksandr Demyanenko, Aleksei Smirnov, Vladimir Basov Comedy | Crime | Romance 95 mins.
The epic adventures of the legendary Baran the Bandit following his release from prison. After serving 35 years... Dir: Yavuz Turgul With: Sener Sen, Ugur Yücel, Sermin Hürmeric Crime | Drama | Thriller 128 mins.
Surya (Rajnikanth) is an orphan raised in a slum. He finds a friend in the local Godfather (Mamooty)... Dir: Mani Ratnam With: Mammootty, Rajinikanth, Shobana Crime | Drama 157 mins.
An undercover cop and a mole in the police attempt to identify each other while infiltrating an Irish gang in South Boston. Dir: Martin Scorsese With: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson Crime | Drama | Thriller 151 mins.
This is the story of the politician named Zubuk. He gets expelled from the political party that he is a member of... Dir: Kartal Tibet With: Kemal Sunal, Nevra Serezli, Kadir Savun Comedy | Crime 88 mins.
The Diamond Arm
Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is... Dir: Leonid Gayday With: Yuriy Nikulin, Nina Grebeshkova, Andrey Mironov Adventure | Comedy | Crime | Thriller 100 mins.
In prison four long-sentence inmates planning an elaborate escape cautiously induct a new inmate to join in their scheme which leads to distrust and uncertainty. Dir: Jacques Becker With: André Bervil, Jean Keraudy, Michel Constantin Crime | Drama | Thriller 132 mins.
Don't Let Them Shoot the Kite
In Türkiyë, when a woman is sent to prison, her small children stay with her. In this film, Inci (say... Dir: Tunç Basaran With: Nur Sürer, Füsun Demirel, Güzin Özipek Crime | Drama 100 mins.
In the Name of God
Two brothers, both artistes, experience major changes at the hands of Islamic fundamentalists and the U.S. Government; while their female cousin is abducted, forced to marry, and sexually molested. Dir: Shoaib Mansoor With: Shaan Shahid, Fawad Khan, Iman Ali Crime | Drama | Thriller 168 mins.
When the police in a German city are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Peter Lorre, Ellen Widmann, Inge Landgut Crime | Drama | Thriller 117 mins.
A botched kidnapping attempt leads to much confusion. Dir: Nalan Kumarasamy With: Vijay Sethupathi, Sanchita Shetty, Radha Ravi Comedy | Crime | Thriller 135 mins.
As Seen by the Rest
A journalist sets out to uncover the truth behind an incident, through the perspectives of different people, and how they and their lives are intertwined with it. Dir: Rakshit Shetty With: Kishore, Rakshit Shetty, Tara Comedy | Crime | Drama | Thriller 154 mins.
Once Upon a Time in America
A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life. Dir: Sergio Leone With: Robert De Niro, James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern Crime | Drama 229 mins.
An insurance representative lets himself be talked into a murder/insurance fraud scheme that arouses an insurance investigator's suspicions. Dir: Billy Wilder With: Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 107 mins.
High and Low
An executive of a shoe company becomes a victim of extortion when his chauffeur's son is kidnapped and held for ransom. Dir: Akira Kurosawa With: Toshirô Mifune, Yutaka Sada, Tatsuya Nakadai Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller 143 mins.
A young man returns to Kashmir after his father's disappearance to confront uncle - the man who had a role in his father's fate. Dir: Vishal Bhardwaj With: Shahid Kapoor, Tabu, Shraddha Kapoor Crime | Drama | Romance | Thriller 160 mins.
A Delhi based retired middle class man tries half-heartedly to get his land back from a swindling property dealer with the help of his sons and their friends. Dir: Dibakar Banerjee With: Anupam Kher, Boman Irani, Parvin Dabas Comedy | Crime | Drama 135 mins.
Gangs of Wasseypur
A clash between Sultan (a Qureishi dacoit chief) and Shahid Khan (a Pathan who impersonates him) leads to the expulsion of Khan from Wasseypur, and ignites a deadly blood feud spanning three generations. Dir: Anurag Kashyap With: Manoj Bajpayee, Richa Chadda, Nawazuddin Siddiqui Action | Crime | Drama | Thriller 320 mins.
A retiring police officer reminiscences about the most astounding day of his career, a case that was never filed but continues to haunt him in his memories - the case of a man and a Wednesday. Dir: Neeraj Pandey With: Anupam Kher, Naseeruddin Shah, Jimmy Shergill Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller 104 mins.
Anima and Persona
A drama that unfolds between two rival mafia gang on a single day when a bag of cocaine gets stolen by two innocent people. Dir: Thiagarajan Kumararaja With: Sampath Raj, Jackie Shroff, Ravi Krishna Action | Comedy | Crime | Thriller 153 mins.
A Clockwork Orange
In future Britain, charismatic delinquent Alex DeLarge is jailed and volunteers for an experimental aversion therapy developed by the government in an effort to solve society's crime problem - but not all goes according to plan. Dir: Stanley Kubrick With: Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee, Michael Bates Crime | Drama | Sci-Fi 136 mins.
An account of slain Human Rights lawyer Shahid Azmi, an ordinary citizen with an extraordinary commitment to justice. Dir: Hansal Mehta With: Rajkummar Rao, Prabhleen Sandhu, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub Biography | Crime | Drama | Thriller 129 mins.
After a simple jewelery heist goes terribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant. Dir: Quentin Tarantino With: Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen Crime | Drama 99 mins.
In the year 80 AMM (After Mickey Mouse) on planet X the crime-syndicated Cats try to erase the Mouse-population once and for all... Dir: Béla Ternovszky With: Miklós Benedek, Gyula Bodrogi, Ilona Béres Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Crime 96 mins.
A mentally unstable Vietnam war veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. Dir: Martin Scorsese With: Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Cybill Shepherd Crime | Drama 113 mins.
In Chicago in September 1936, a young con man seeking revenge for his murdered partner teams up with a master of the big con to win a fortune from a criminal banker. Dir: George Roy Hill With: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw Comedy | Crime | Drama 129 mins.
A heinous crime and its aftermath are recalled from differing points of view. Dir: Akira Kurosawa With: Toshirô Mifune, Machiko Kyô, Masayuki Mori Crime | Drama 88 mins.
Watch Out for the Automobile
The hero of the film is an insurance agent who is also a car thief. He steals cars only from various crooks and never from the good people... Dir: Eldar Ryazanov With: Innokentiy Smoktunovskiy, Oleg Efremov, Lyubov Dobrzhanskaya Comedy | Crime | Romance 94 mins.