Armored car movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant armored car movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting and suspense films and TV shows about / with armored car, crimes, heist, crime, gun, chase, dishonesty, gangsters, redemption and vengeance plots mostly in Thriller, Crime and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as armored car: Money Movers (1978), Masterminds (2016), Hard Rain (1998), 11.6  (2013), Triple Tap (2010), Blueprint for Robbery (1961), Forfeit (2007), Bethune: The Making of a Hero (1990), Invasion U.S.A. (1985), 7 Seconds (2005).

List of armored car movies

Money Movers (1978)
Genre: Crime, Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of crooks plan a heist to steal twenty million dollars from a Security Firm counting house.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: armored car, heist, bank, storage unit, unlikely criminals, master criminal, gang, criminal heroes, crimes, adventure, law enforcement, hostages ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, adelaide south australia, south australia
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The Kidnapping of the President (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A South American quasi-revolutionary/guerilla/terrorist and a misled, admiring girl compatriot manage to kidnap the U.S. President during a diplomatic visit to Toronto. With a nondescript armored truck, crudely yet somehow elaborately rigged with ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, hostage, armored car, rescue, race against time, head of state, danger, crimes, secret agents, law enforcement, explosive ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, south america
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Masterminds (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A night guard at an armored car company in the Southern U.S. organizes one of the biggest bank heists in American history.
Style: humorous, realistic, funny, intense, twists and turns ...
Plot: heist, armored car, crime, crimes, workplace, dishonesty, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, workplace situations, armored car robbery, surveillance ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: usa, southern usa, mexico, north carolina
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Hard Rain (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Denmark, France, Japan, New Zealand, Germany, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Get swept up in the action as an armored car driver (Christian Slater) tries to elude a gang of thieves (led by Morgan Freeman) while a flood ravages the countryside. Hard Rain is "a wild, thrilling, chilling action ride" filled with close ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, evacuation, crime, crimes, dishonesty, armored car, chase, danger, catastrophe, heist, disaster film, money ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new orleans, california
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11.6  (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In November 2009, French security van driver Toni Musulin (François Cluzet) makes off with nearly 12 million euros, then turns himself over to the authorities a week later.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: workplace situations, society, crimes, crime, workplace, heist, working class, armored car, unlikely criminals, employer employee relationship, secret, losing-it hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, monaco, lyon, monte carlo
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Triple Tap (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Champion competitive marksman Ken comes across an armored van robbery. He sees a policeman held hostage and shoots and kills four of the robbers. One of the robbers escapes and the policeman survives. The case is handled by Jerry Chang, whom Ken ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, sincere, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, police investigation, mind game, master warrior, armored car, law enforcer killer, deadly, tough law enforcer, crimes, danger, police funeral, security guard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
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Blueprint for Robbery (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A gang of career criminals plots the robbery of an armored car company's headquarters. Although the robbery itself goes off as planned, it's not long before the gang members are fighting among themselves over everybody's share of the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: heist, master criminal, armored car, rehabilitation, crime gone awry, crime, law enforcement, gangsters, investigation, unlikely criminals, escape, car chase ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: boston
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Forfeit (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An armored car guard's elaborate plan for revenge is threatened by his relationship with an old friend -- a brilliant and unpredictable television preacher.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: prison, haunted by the past, vengeance, criminal heroes, couples, betrayal, life is a bitch, rivalry, intrigue, scapegoat, heist, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles
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Bethune: The Making of a Hero (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Canada, China, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: True story of Norman Bethune, a medical doctor who fought for justice in China during Mao's rise to power.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, epic, exciting ...
Plot: fascism, evacuation, military, politics, human spirit, rebellion, hopes, idealism, revolution, injustice, media, medical profession ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 30s, 20s, pre world war two
Place: china, spain, asia, russia, montreal quebec ...
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Invasion U.S.A. (1985)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A one-man army comes to the rescue of the United States when a spy attempts an invasion.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: terrorism, vigilantism, violence, armored car, profanity, heroes, rescue, one man army, vigilante, martial arts, cold war, invasion ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, miami, usa, everglades, atlanta georgia
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7 Seconds (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When an experienced thief accidentally makes off with a Van Gogh, his partner is kidnapped by gangsters in pursuit of the painting, forcing the criminal to hatch a rescue plan.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hostage, chases and races, criminal heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, disorder, kidnapping, daring rescue, gangsters, tough heroes, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
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Getting Any? (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A slapstick comedy, about a goofy middle-aged man who is obsessed with the idea of having car sex. While pursuing his 'dream', he makes all the wrong moves possible, and ends up enrolling in a number of crazy escapades.
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, sexy, scatology
Plot: satire, armored car, silly humor, sexual relations, obsession, bank, filmmaking, daydreamer, couples, disorder, crimes, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia
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The Underneath (1995)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Michael Chambers has come home to Austin, Texas. To the mother who's starting a new life and the brother driven by old jealousies. To the places he remembers and the memories he can't forget. And to Rachel, the woman he married and then ...
Style: twists and turns, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: neo noir, armored car, murder, heist, betrayal, crimes, crime, neo-noir, going straight, couples, wedding, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
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Where the Money Is (2000)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry Manning (Paul Newman) has come up with a new way to break out of prison: fake a stroke and get transferred to a nursing home. It's a perfect plan, except for one thing: the woman assigned to take care of him at the nursing home, Carol Ann ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, light, offbeat ...
Plot: heist, retirement home, crime, crimes, cons and scams, elderly, aging, robbery, dishonesty, one last job, couples, nursing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, oregon, new jersey
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Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It's the lawless future, and renegade biker Harley Davidson (Mickey Rourke) and his surly cowboy buddy, Marlboro (Don Johnson), learn that a corrupt bank is about to foreclose on their friend's bar to further an expanding empire. Harley ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: motorcycle, hitman, chase, bar, armored car, heist, drug dealer, gangsters, adventure, crimes, crime, harley davidson ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: las vegas, los angeles
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Desperado (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A gunslinger is embroiled in a war with a local drug runner.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, revenge, hitman, musician, dark hero, dangerous attraction, drug lord, gangsters, fall in love, loss of loved one, crimes, crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
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The Town (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Doug MacRay is a longtime thief, who, smarter than the rest of his crew, is looking for his chance to exit the game. When a bank job leads to the group kidnapping an attractive branch manager, he takes on the role of monitoring her – but their ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, romancing a criminal, gunfight, bank robbery, gang, group of criminals, ex convict, robbery, criminal heroes, crimes, thief, interrogation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, florida
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Takers (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A seasoned team of bank robbers, including Gordon Jennings (Idris Elba), John Rahway (Paul Walker), A.J. (Hayden Christensen), and brothers Jake (Michael Ealy) and Jesse Attica (Chris Brown) successfully complete their latest heist and lead a life ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, police brutality, crimes, chase, law enforcement, gang, robbery, group of criminals, partners in crime, dishonesty, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Detroit cop, Axel Foley heads for the land of sunshine and palm trees to find out who shot police Captain Andrew Bogomil. Thanks to a couple of old friends, Axel's investigation uncovers a series of robberies masterminded by a heartless weapons ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: buddy cop, police, gunfight, car chase, violence, heist, armored car, shooting range, arms smuggling, oil field, swimming pool, undercover ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, usa, detroit, california
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The Italian Job (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: heist, perfect crime, car chase, revenge, robbery, master criminal, safecracker, hacker, gold, betrayal, cons and scams, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 90s
Place: venice, los angeles, italy, europe, austria ...
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Easy Money (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Millionaire playgirl Ling Young (Michelle Yeoh) spends her free time staging elaborate heists -- not for the money but for the thrill of getting away with it. As part of her latest plan, Ling recruits a team of professionals from around the world to ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, femme fatale, love and romance, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, investigation, law enforcement, unlikely criminals, chases and races, danger, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, paris france, europe, france, london
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Detention (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A heroic high school teacher leads a band of students trapped in school by violent drug-runners.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: high school, hostage, ex soldier, survival, mercenary, hostages, confined, one man army, teachers and students, danger, dedicated educator, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia
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Psycho-Circus (1966)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A circus becomes the location for stolen loot and murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: murder, circus, manhunt, crimes, crime gone awry, journalism, dishonesty, stalking, chases and races, crime, danger, chase ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london
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Knight Rider 2000 (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the future, guns are banned and criminals are frozen for the duration of their sentences. A recent spate of killings involving handguns brings Michael Knight back to fight for justice, but he insists of the help of KITT, his ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, adventure, car, police, talking car, fighting crime, a.i., chases and races, save the day, robot, rescue, government ...
Time: future, 20th century, near future, year 2000, 2000s
Place: usa
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Momentum (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A trio of men with telekinetic powers led by Adrian Geiger rob an armored car. However the skeptical FBI agents Jordan Ripps and her partner Frank McIntyre do not believe in the testimony of the witnesses about there powerful skills. Meanwhile, the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: telekinesis, fbi, working undercover, undercover, supernatural ability, secret agents, rivalry, espionage, race against time, leadership, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: contemporary
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Palookaville (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jerry and his two pals, Russ and Syd, are just looking for some easy money to help them break out of their nowhere lives in their nowhere town. Despite a bungled jewelry store heist which exposes their incompetence as criminals, a fateful event (and ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: robbery, dysfunctional family, ashtray, armored truck, heist, crime, crimes, crime gone awry, store, dishonesty, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, california, australia
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Metro Manila (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Seeking a brighter future in megacity Manila, Oscar Ramirez and his family flee their impoverished life in the rice fields of the northern Philippines. But the sweltering capital's bustling intensity quickly overwhelms them, and they fall prey ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: heist, security guard, armored truck, crimes, society, life is a bitch, gain trust, rookie, against the rules, corrupt law enforcer, mistrust, poverty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, manila philippines, asia
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Dead Presidents (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Depicts a heist of old bills, retired from circulation and destined by the government to be "money to burn". However, more broadly, it addresses the issues of Black Americans' involvement in the Vietnam War and their subsequent ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, urban ghetto life, vietnam war, militant, redemption, friendship, soldier, mercy killing, post traumatic stress disorder, crimes, crime, civil rights ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, new york, asia, usa, bronx new york city ...
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In China They Eat Dogs (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An intent fast paced Danish dark comedy film about two separately motivated brothers who with their slightly psychopathic tendencies end up in a touchy situation. One brother gets in serious trouble after a bank robbery and begs the other brother ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, melancholic, ironic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, bank, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, violence, family relations, fish out of water, eccentricity, cook, poker game ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: denmark, asia, china, copenhagen denmark, copenhagen
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Land of the Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The world is full of zombies and the survivors have barricaded themselves inside a walled city to keep out the living dead. As the wealthy hide out in skyscrapers and chaos rules the streets, the rest of the survivors must find a way to stop the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, future dystopia, zombie, siege, survival, back from the dead, gory, heroic mission, mercenary, chaos and mayhem, danger ...
Time: future, 1990s, 90s, 2000s, year 1995
Place: pittsburgh
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