Dumb criminal movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant dumb criminal movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, weird and idiotic films and TV shows about / with dumb criminal, violence, chase, crimes, gun, mentor, nudity (full frontal - brief), dialogue, friendship and redemption plots mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres shot in USA, Denmark, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as dumb criminal: Live Free or Die (2006), Kung Fu Hustle (2004), Justified (2010), 75 (2017), Krummerne (1991), Det perfekte kup (2008), Pinching Penny (2011), The Hit Producer (2015), Loot (1970), Spike of Love (1994).

List of dumb criminal movies

Live Free or Die (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It's not the crime, it's the cover-up. In small-town, hard-scrabble New Hampshire, foul-mouthed all-talk slacker John "Rugged" Rudgate fancies himself a criminal. When a local plumber stares him down at a pub, Rugged vows ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, twists and turns, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: unlikely criminals, cons and scams, small town, nothing goes right, crimes, crime, vengeance, dumb criminal, robbery, twists & turns, police, mentor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new hampshire, california, new jersey
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Kung Fu Hustle (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in Canton, China in the 1940s, the story revolves in a town ruled by the Axe Gang, Sing who desperately wants to become a member. He stumbles into a slum ruled by eccentric landlords who turns out to be the greatest kung-fu masters in disguise. ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, heroes, master warrior, mob boss, thief, murder, robbery, magic, gangsters, rivalry, chaos ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong, asia, shanghai china, shanghai
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Justified (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A character drama based on the 2001 Elmore Leonard short story "Fire in the Hole." Leonard's tale centers around U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens of Kentucky, a quiet but strong-willed official of the law. The tale covers his high-stakes ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, drug lord, tough law enforcer, cowboy, lone wolves, fighting crime, gunslinger, justice, officer, crime, crimes, ex military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kentucky, usa
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75 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A car crash victim, humiliated housewife and two repressed teens are connected by their relationships with hard-working therapist Viola, who helps them battle their addictions while two disillusioned detectives struggle with the mounting war against ...
Style: social realism, suspense, tense, psychological, dark humor ...
Audience: kids
Plot: double life, strong female character, organized crime, drug use, secret life, social problem, secret, doctor patient relationship, paranoia, friendship between men, introspection, psychiatrist ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, year 2016
Place: ohio, cincinnati ohio, kentucky, midwest, usa ...
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Krummerne (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The tween, Mads, finds it hard to fit in. Having feelings for a girl in class and a clumsy farther who is a teacher at his school doesn't help. By an uforseen chance of events, Mads becomes somewhat of a hero, but will he win the girl?
Plot: baby, ghost, teenage girl, cellar, childhood, brother sister relationship, house, criminal, school principal, children, child's point of view, dumb criminal ...
Place: denmark, scandinavia
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Det perfekte kup (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sonny, Richael, Steen and Patric dream of doing the perfect heist, but all have very different ideas about how it's done right. The tension rises as they have to spend a night in jail - after yet another failed heist. However, as the night ...
Plot: jail, prison, getaway car, harbor, heist, police, gun, release from prison, dumb criminal, planning, jail cell, bank ...
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Pinching Penny (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A British hypochondriac turns to crime after becoming addicted to consumerism. As his obsession worsens, his life falls quickly into the absurd and he continues to spend himself deeper and deeper into depravity.
Plot: burglar, criminal gang, handcuffs, british accent, bag over head, drug dealer, addiction, bound and gagged, consumerism, urine, strangulation, robbery ...
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The Hit Producer (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Katelin Ballantine, a struggling movie producer in search of an investor, reluctantly follows the promise of money into Dublin's drug underworld where she witnesses a botched murder attempt. Forced to finish the job, she is blackmailed into ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: organized crime, film producer, family in danger, film industry, film within a film, paranoia, female protagonist, violence, crime boss, double life, betrayal, murder ...
Place: ireland
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong, China, Canada, Denmark, Germany, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After supervillain Shredder escapes custody, he joins forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and two dimwitted henchmen, Bebop and Rocksteady, to unleash a diabolical plan to take over the world. As the Turtles prepare to take on Shredder and his ...
Style: psychotronic, humorous, absurd, entertaining, nostalgic ...
Plot: ninja, turtle, sibling relationship, mutant, transformation, superhero, rat, mentor, friendship, martial arts, good versus evil, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, year 2016, 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, brazil, new york
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Loot (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the play by 'Joe Orton' this film follows the adventures of two pals who have pulled off a bank robbery and have to hide the loot. Fortunately (?) one of them works in a funeral parlour and they have a coffin to spare.
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: heist, farce, hotel, robbery, caper, coffin, crimes, bank, cons and scams, disorder, criminal heroes, crime gone awry ...
Time: 60s
Place: london
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Spike of Love (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An innocent businessman gets in over his head during a night of lust in this horror-comedy from director Steve DiMarco.
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: danger, stalking, mentally unstable, gang, femme fatale, crimes, violence spree, missing child, woman in danger, sexual abuse, chaos and mayhem, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
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99 (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: 99 is an original story inspired by real events. It is as much "What could have been" as it is "What really happened." In other words, it is historical fiction - fiction being the keyword. It spans a few genres; it is slick, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: chase, gambling, cons and scams, gangsters, dishonesty, crimes, buddies, crime boss, heist, caper, conspiracy, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, new delhi, asia
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Kid Cannabis (2014)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An eighteen year old high school drop out and his twenty-seven year old friend start trafficking marijuana across the border of Canada in order to make money and their lives are changed forever.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, touching, tense ...
Plot: drug smuggling, buddies, drug dealing, youth, crimes, teenage life, drug abuse, disorder, life turned upside down, ambition, unlikely criminals, rise and fall ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, year 2005, year 2015
Place: usa, idaho, canada
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The Wash (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: With the rent due and his car booted, Sean (Dr. Dre) has to come up with some ends...and fast. When his best buddy and roommate Dee Loc (Snoop Dogg), suggests that Sean get a job busting suds down at the local car wash.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, absurd, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, rescue, odd couple, down on your luck, workplace situations, crimes, workplace, partners, society, gang, kidnapping, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
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Tales from the Hood (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A strange funeral director tells four strange tales of horror with an African American focus to three drug dealers he traps in his place of business.
Style: scary, bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mortician, murder, funeral home, child abuse, evil doll, ku klux klan, afterlife, mysterious character, supernatural, nightmare comes true, brutality, drugs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, southern california
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Reindeer Games (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After assuming his dead cellmate's identity to get with his girlfriend, an ex-con finds himself the reluctant participant in a casino heist.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, manipulation, heist, prison, sex in a swimming pool, gangsters, betrayal, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, hidden identity, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan, las vegas
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Fat Albert (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An obese boy named Fat Albert and his friends Rudy, Mushmouth, Bill, Dumb Donald, Russell, and Weird Harold, pulls into trouble when they "fall" out of their TV world into the real world, where Fat Albert tries to help a young girl, Doris, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, date night, pre-teens ...
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, fish out of water, family, fall in love, misfit, youth, buddies, disorder, teenage life, dream girl, high school ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania, los angeles
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Double Trouble (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When singer Gut Lambert goes on tour in Europe, he is pursued by two beautiful women, bumbling jewel thieves, and a mysterious killer.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, gangsters, chase, musician, chases and races, performer's life, on the run, artists and showbiz, musician's life, romance, oldies, heist ...
Time: 60s
Place: belgium, europe, england, brussels, antwerp ...
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Dog Gone (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A courageous boy battles a gang of bumbling thieves to rescue a dog carrying a fortune in stolen diamonds.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: caper, dog, rescue, disorder, rivalry, escapades, crime gone awry, adventure, stash, heist, odd couple, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
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Brokeback Mountain (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflicting with the lives they are supposed to live.
Style: emotional, melancholic, touching, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: gay, homosexuality, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, forbidden love, gay romance, homosexual, closeted homosexual, first gay sexual experience, male nudity, gay sex, gay slur ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s, 70s, 20th century ...
Place: wyoming, usa, texas, new york, mexico
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Big Trouble (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The story of how a mysterious suitcase brings together, and changes, the lives of a divorced dad, an unhappy housewife, two hitmen, a pair of street thugs, two love struck teens, two FBI men and a psychedelic toad. Based on Pulitzer Prize-winning ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, funny, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hitman, save the day, nothing goes right, crime, crimes, family relations, petty criminal, disorder, deadly, parents and children, stupidity, mob hit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, usa, boston
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Best Laid Plans (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rich, successful Bryce meets beautiful Lissa at a bar one night and invites her back to his house, not suspecting for a moment that Lissa isn't really who she seems. What unfolds next is a dangerous, tangled web of double-crosses and seduction.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, cynical, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: neo noir, crime, crimes, crime gone awry, manipulation, cons and scams, nothing goes right, manipulations, dishonesty, disorder, small town, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, nevada, portland oregon
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Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When two brothers organize the robbery of their parents' jewelry store, the job goes horribly wrong, triggering a series of events that send them and their family hurtling towards a shattering climax.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: neo noir, robbery, dysfunctional family, debt, blackmail, crime gone awry, jewelry store, crime, crimes, greed, deception, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, usa, rio de janeiro, brazil, manhattan new york city
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Be Cool (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Disenchanted with the movie industry, Chili Palmer tries the music industry, meeting and romancing a widow of a music exec on the way.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: widow, music business, cons and scams, musician's life, crime, crimes, gangsters, russian mafia, recording studio, pawnshop, nightclub, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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Barbershop (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A day in the life of a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. Calvin, who inherited the struggling business from his deceased father, views the shop as nothing but a burden and waste of his time. After selling the shop to a local loan shark, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, clever ...
Plot: family business, hairdresser, beauty salon, workplace, buddies, society, workplace situations, family relations, money raising, debt, money problems, inheritance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new jersey, california
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Alone in the Woods (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Justin (Brady Bluhm) finds himself hitching a ride with two kidnappers when he climbs aboard the wrong van -- thinking it's his family's vehicle -- and gets separated from his parents. When the bumbling crooks hatch a plan to ...
Plot: child abduction, boy, child protagonist, abduction, father daughter relationship, tent, ransom, vacation, criminal, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
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30 Minutes or Less (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and advise him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, suspense, captivating, comic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: race against time, profanity, buddies, crime, escapades, crimes, kidnapping, heist, danger, threat, nudity (full frontal - brief), pizzeria ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Scoot & Kassie's Christmas Adventure (2013)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Luke Perry stars in this heartwarming "tail." Kassie, her friends and her dog, Scoot, organize a holiday fundraiser, but must protect the cash from some crooks in order to save Christmas.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, sincere, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, animal life, friends, escapades, youth, family, single parent, small town, friendship, family relations, dog, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Pain & Gain (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Daniel Lugo, manager of the Sun Gym in 1990s Miami, decides that there is only one way to achieve his version of the American dream: extortion. To achieve his goal, he recruits musclemen Paul and Adrian as accomplices. After several failed attempts, ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, realistic, disturbing, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american dream, athlete's life, friends, crime, crimes, weightlifting, ambition, group of criminals, partners, stupidity, kidnapping, greed ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994, year 1995, 1990s ...
Place: miami, florida, usa, bahamas, mexico ...
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The Bling Ring (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inspired by actual events, a group of fame-obsessed teenagers use the Internet to track celebrities' whereabouts in order to rob their homes.
Style: sexy, stylized, captivating, serious, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, drugs/alcohol, juvenile delinquency, heist, youth, high society, burglary, celebrity, crime, crimes, thief, robbery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, beverly hills, israel ...
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