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, crime, heist, dishonesty, chase, chases and races, vengeance, criminal heroes and rivalry plots mostly in Thriller, Crime and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as armored car: Money Movers (1978), Hard Rain (1998), Blueprint for Robbery (1961), Forfeit (2007), Bethune: The Making of a Hero (1990), Invasion U.S.A. (1985), 7 Seconds (2005), Getting Any? (1994), The Underneath (1995), Where the Money Is (2000).

List of armored car movies

 6.4
 358
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: armored car, heist, bank, chases and races, criminal's revenge, cons and scams, crime, unlikely criminals, adventure, crimes, disorder, master criminal ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
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 5.8
 30K
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, evacuation, crime, dishonesty, armored car, chase, danger, heist, disaster film, rain, sheriff, redemption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new orleans, california
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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, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: heist, armored car, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, chaos and mayhem, criminal heroes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, gangsters, confined, crimes ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: boston
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 5.4
 212
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, serious, bleak, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: armored car, prison, intrigue, religions or cults, thirtysomething life, scapegoat, dishonesty, couples, haunted by the past, hip hop, betrayal, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california
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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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, armored car, politics, danger, undercover, rescue, rivalry, law enforcement, heroes, head of state, race against time ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, south america
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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, thought provoking, serious, epic, suspense ...
Plot: military, evacuation, fascism, politics, human spirit, hopes, revolution, injustice, rebellion, idealism, media, medical profession ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 1920s, pre world war two, 1930s
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: terrorism, vigilantism, violence, armored car, one man army, rescue, vigilante, christmas, martial arts, invasion, cold war, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami, atlanta georgia
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 4.8
 7K
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, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, tough heroes, criminal heroes, chases and races, rivalry, disorder, dishonesty, kidnapping, daring rescue, hostage, heist, one man army ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
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 6.2
 2K
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: offbeat, not serious, humorous, scatology, sexy
Plot: armored car, obsession, bank, crimes, goofy hero, sexual relations, couples, daydreamer, disorder, partners, buddies, filmmaking ...
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: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: murder, armored car, neo noir, heist, betrayal, crime, noir, investigation, gambling, going straight, deadly, couples ...
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: clever, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Plot: heist, retirement home, crime, aging, elderly, crimes, cons and scams, robbery, couples, dishonesty, one last job, 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, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hitman, heist, bar, armored car, harley davidson, drug dealer, gangsters, adventure, crime, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: las vegas, los angeles
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 7.2
 158K
Desperado (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A gunslinger is embroiled in a war with a local drug runner.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, dangerous attraction, lone hero, drug lord, revenge, dark hero, loss of loved one, brutality, tragic hero, musician, crime, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
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 7.6
 319K
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, suspenseful, serious, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang, romancing a criminal, ex convict, group of criminals, criminal heroes, girlfriend, gunfight, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, robbery, armored car, one last job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, florida
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 5.8
 45K
Masterminds (2016)
Genre: Action, 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, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending, absurd ...
Plot: heist, betrayal, armored car, workplace, crime, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: usa, southern usa, mexico, north carolina
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 6.2
 53K
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, police brutality, chase, crimes, law enforcement, robbery, partners in crime, gang, chases and races, cons and scams, group of criminals ...
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, suspenseful, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, gunfight, car chase, violence, heist, oil field, arms smuggling, undercover, swimming pool, explosion, shooting range, buddy cop ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, detroit, california
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 5.8
 92
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: exciting, realistic, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, master criminal, law enforcement, dishonesty, frame up, investigation, love affair, danger, crime gone awry, armored car, femme fatale, true love ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, europe, france
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 4.3
 2K
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: serious, realistic, rough, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: high school, ex soldier, survival, one man army, mercenary, confined, hostages, tough heroes, youth, danger, teachers and students, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia
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 5.4
 928
Psycho-Circus (1966)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Horror
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A circus becomes the location for stolen loot and murder.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: murder, circus, law enforcement, deadly, vampire, gang, chase, rivalry, who done it, crimes, legends and myths, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england
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 6.9
 234
Blind Trust (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A government ministry's fast-rising head of security asks a shadowy fixer, Meursault, to steal a bag from an armored truck. Meursault goes to Théo, a former night club owner, in prison for two years on false charges, who's being released ...
Style: rough, exciting, tense, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, father son relationship, robbery, armored car, heist, dishonesty, disorder, tough heroes, crime gone awry, crime, confined, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
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Knight Rider 2000 (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 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: police, car, talking car, a.i., adventure, fighting crime, car chase, save the day, chases and races, robot, rescue, government ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s
Place: usa
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 4.8
 782
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: suspenseful, serious, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: fbi, telekinesis, curses spells and rituals, special agents, hostages, experiment gone awry, crimes, secret agents, working undercover, survival, armored car, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.8
 1K
Pasha (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Six months before his retirement from the criminal police, inspector Joss finds his colleague Gouvion dead, in a poorly faked suicide attempt. Joss loses his temper, and investigates on his own, which leads him through the bas-fond of Paris...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, microfilm
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, cons and scams, crimes, crime, tough law enforcer, armored car, urban, police detective, investigation, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 6.9
 263
Birds of Prey (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Harry Walker, a former military pilot, works as a helicopter pilot and traffic reporter for a Salt Lake City radio station. One day while working he observes a bank robbery in progress and the kidnapping of a young woman who worked at the bank. ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: chase, bank robbery, heroes, confined, crime, hostages, criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, kidnapping, buddies, armored car ...
Time: 70s
Place: utah, usa
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 5.8
 2K
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, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: heist, workplace situations, crime, crimes, workplace, society, armored car, working class, unlikely criminals, unfulfillment, losing-it hero, bank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, monte carlo
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 5.8
 2K
The Take (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After he's shot during a heist in East L.A., an armored truck driver wrestles with rehabilitation and tracking down the man who committed the crime.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: armored car, rivalry, obsessive quest, track down, vengeance, life turned upside down, rehabilitation, obsession, crime, crimes, drugs/alcohol, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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Money for Nothing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When unemployed dockworker Joey Coyle finds $1.2 million that fell off of an armored car, he decides to do the logical thing: take the money and run. After all, he says, finders keepers. He turns to his ex-girlfriend Monica, who works in an ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, unemployment, crime, gangsters, self discovery, armored car, society, misfit, friends, family relations, down on your luck, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
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 6.3
 1K
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: exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: traffic policeman, security guard, police funeral, deadly, heroes, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, crimes, master warrior, law enforcer killer, danger, armored car ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
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 6.6
 2K
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, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: robbery, dysfunctional family, armored truck, ashtray, heist, crime, crime gone awry, cons and scams, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, bank, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, california, australia
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