Criminal gang movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant criminal gang movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense and humorous films and TV shows about / with criminal gang, crimes, crime, police, murder, gun, betrayal, criminal, gang and gunfight plots mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, South Korea and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as criminal gang: New World (2013), True History of the Kelly Gang (2019), Leak 2000 (2000), Adventures in Babysitting (1987), The Thieves (2012), Bleeding Steel (2017), The Highwaymen (2019), Black and Blue (2019), The Emperor of Paris (2018), Trailer Park Boys (2001).

List of criminal gang movies

 7.6
 21K
New World (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 135 min.
Story: An undercover cop has his loyalties tested when the boss of the corporate gang he's spent years infiltrating dies.
Style: captivating, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, criminal gang, undercover cop, working undercover, gang war, moral dilemma, crimes, mafia, mind game, police chief, group of criminals, mole ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, asia, korea, seoul
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True History of the Kelly Gang (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: Australia, UK, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Set against the badlands of colonial Australia where the English rule with a bloody fist and the Irish endure, Ned Kelly discovers he comes from a line of Irish rebels—an uncompromising army of cross dressing bandits immortalised for terrorising ...
Style: enigmatic, psychological, bleak, tense, based on true events
Plot: criminal gang, chase, criminal, outlaw, gang, escape, fight, police officer, murder, revenge, death, australian western ...
Time: 1880s, 1870s, 19th century
Place: australia
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 7.0
 3K
Leak 2000 (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on a book about an infamous real scandal in the Dutch crime scene, the film aims at exposing the horrors caused by corruption on both sides of the law. A rookie policeman is coerced into obtaining secret information from a childhood friend ...
Style: tense, exciting, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police corruption, criminal gang, drug dealing, mole, investigation, false accusations, betrayal, law enforcement, corrupt law enforcer, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Place: holland, europe, amsterdam
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Adventures in Babysitting (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When plans with her boyfriend fall through, high school senior Chris Parker ends up babysitting the Anderson kids, Brad and Sara. What should be a quiet night in, however, turns into a series of ridiculous exploits, starting when they leave the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, kids, girls' night
Plot: nanny, danger, criminal gang, one night, adventure, playboy magazine, car theft, friendship, nothing goes right, rescue, youth, mischievous children ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois, united states, california
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 6.8
 10K
The Thieves (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Hong Kong
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A gang of South Korean thieves team up with a Hong Kong crew to steal a diamond necklace from a heavily-guarded casino safe in Macau. As the cops close in, old betrayals — and misunderstandings — resurface.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, twists and turns, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: safecracker, heist, criminal gang, diamond theft, criminal heroes, dishonesty, cons and scams, master criminal, crimes, gold, gem, secret agenda ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, macau, hong kong, asia
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Bleeding Steel (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as a hardened special forces agent who fights to protect a young woman from a sinister criminal gang. At the same time, he feels a special connection to the young woman, like they met in a different life.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: agent, cyborgs, criminal gang, danger, swat team, betrayal, martial arts, police, gunfight, transformation, fight, police investigation ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s, 2020s
Place: sydney australia, hong kong
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 6.9
 82K
The Highwaymen (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1934, Frank Hamer and Manny Gault, two former Texas Rangers, are commissioned to put an end to the wave of vicious crimes perpetrated by Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, a notorious duo of infamous robbers and cold-blooded killers who nevertheless ...
Style: neo noir, tense, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Plot: bank robber, texas ranger, special agents, criminal gang, great depression, fbi, fighting crime, police, manhunt, politics, corruption, gangsters ...
Time: 1930s
Place: texas, usa, austin texas
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 6.4
 19K
Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, slang, neo noir ...
Plot: drug lord, rookie, police, police corruption, danger, criminal gang, organized crime, policewoman, corrupt cop, police chase, mercilessness, justice ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, detroit, louisiana, usa
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The Emperor of Paris (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, History, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Crime thriller about Francois Vidocq, a real-life ex-convict who became a police detective during Napoleon’s reign.
Style: atmospheric, based on true events, captivating, witty, serious ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, french history, criminal underworld, historical figure, master criminal, criminal gang, police, national security, prison escape, baroness, prison, criminal ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: paris france, france
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Trailer Park Boys (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the booze-fueled misadventures of three longtime pals and petty serial criminals who run scams from their Nova Scotia trailer park.
Style: sitcom, witty, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: stoners, white trash, marijuana, social misfits, trailer park, buddies, lifestyle, family life, chaos and mayhem, disorder, couples, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, nova scotia
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 6.5
 371K
Ocean's Twelve (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Danny Ocean reunites with his old flame and the rest of his merry band of thieves in carrying out three huge heists in Rome, Paris and Amsterdam – but a Europol agent is hot on their heels.
Style: entertaining, twists and turns, clever, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: heist, twists & turns, con artists, perfect crime, thief, con men, master thief, rivalry, robbery, crimes, crime, planning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: rome italy, paris france, amsterdam, europe, new orleans ...
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Gentlemen of Fortune (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A kindergarten director Troshkin is a dead ringer for a criminal nicknamed "Docent" who stole the priceless...
Style: witty, humorous, funny, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: cons and scams, criminal heroes, lookalikes, hidden identity, crimes, crime, disguise, criminal gang, kindergarten, undercover, escape, petty criminal ...
Time: 70s
Place: soviet union, ussr, russia
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 6.7
 3K
Hellsinki (2009)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Besides the journey of Tomppa and Krisu, the main characters of the film, Rööperi tells the story of Gypsy Kari, Arska, Bisquit, Uki and a bunch of other bad boys and criminals; it tells of their memorable and unscrupulous journey from crime and ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, brutal, psychological ...
Plot: drug abuse, criminal, crimes, gangsters, prison, criminal heroes, heist, going straight, drugs, gang of thieves, friendship, criminal gang ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: finland, helsinki finland
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 6.1
 142K
Starsky & Hutch (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Join uptight David Starsky and laid-back Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson as they're paired for the first time as undercover cops. The new partners must overcome their differences to solve an important case with help from street informant Huggy ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, undercover, cocaine, police investigation, drug lord, police detective, buddy cop, police officer, crimes, fighting crime, chases and races, misfit partners ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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 6.2
 1K
Boys Cry (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mirko and Manolo are best friends and live in the suburbs of Rome. They both live in poor conditions with their single parents, are still in school and struggle with occasional odd jobs to make ends meet. Together they share dreams of women, of sex ...
Style: psychological, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: mafia, criminal, hitman, gang member, criminal gang, gang leader, working class, crimes, murder, best friends, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: rome italy, italy
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 6.8
 237K
Chappie (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Every child comes into the world full of promise, and none more so than Chappie: he is gifted, special, a prodigy. Like any child, Chappie will come under the influence of his surroundings—some good, some bad—and he will rely on his heart and ...
Style: philosophical, suspenseful, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, robot, cyborgs, technology gone awry, technology, cyberpunk, a.i., parents and children, man versus machine, androids, distopia, crimes ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2010s
Place: johannesburg south africa, south africa, africa
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Johan Falk: Vapenbröder (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: John Falk is on a routine mission with the Gothenburg police special unit GSI. With the help of a Norwegian undercover police and a civilian infiltrator in one of Gothenburg's heaviest criminal gangs, the GSI are trying buy six assault rifles ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: tough law enforcer, police detective, investigation, law enforcement, crimes, danger, working undercover, gang, arms dealing, criminal gang, undercover, criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
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Little Knights Tale (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 105 min.
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, humorous
Plot: on the run, bandit, fight, aristocrat, intrigue, teenage boy, teenage girl, criminal gang, tournament, nobleman, medieval, beaver ...
Time: middle ages
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 5.6
 734
The Matriarch (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Martta and Otto are a pair of traveling tailors who claim to be bastard descendents of the Romanovs and wander from town to town in Finland seeking work, accompanied by their two half-witted adult sons, Hippo , Repe and equally silly son-in-law ...
Style: family saga, road movie, touching, captivating
Plot: strong female character, family relations, male female relationship, past, matriarch, criminal gang, family honor, generation, strong female lead, ancestry, honor, storyteller ...
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The Biggest Robbery Never Told (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucas Santos, named El Santo is petty thief going continuously in and out of jail. Tired of small thefts, he aims to strike a blow that makes him famous and become the star of all media. His wife Lucia, a comprehensive and sweet woman, while ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, not serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: heist, ambition, unlikely criminals, comedy of errors, museum, disorder, crimes, partners, nothing goes right, desire for fame, misfit partners, criminal gang ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, madrid
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 7.5
 366K
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: captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, romancing a criminal, gunfight, group of criminals, robbery, perfect crime, gang, thief, crimes, chases and races, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, florida
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 6.2
 60K
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, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, robbery, thief, armored car, armored car robbery, police brutality, bank, crimes, theft, chase, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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 7.4
 4K
Suzhou River (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, China, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A tragic love story set in contemporary Shanghai. The film stars Zhou Xun in a dual role as two different women and Jia Hongsheng as a man obsessed with finding a woman from his past.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, stylized, clever ...
Plot: kidnapping, river, mistaken identity, mermaid, destructive relationship, ransom, couples, haunted by the past, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, smuggling ...
Time: 90s
Place: shanghai, china, asia
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 7.4
 23K
Bullhead (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Young Limburg cattle farmer, Jacky Vanmarsenille, is approached by an unscrupulous veterinarian to make a shady deal with a notorious West-Flemish beef trader. But the assassination of a federal policeman, and an unexpected confrontation with a ...
Style: tense, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: mafia, snitch, vengeance, crimes, crime, farm, friendship, business venture, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, deadly, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, flanders
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Not for, or Against (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: "Ni Pour, Ni Contre" tracks the fall of a young TV camerawoman, Caty, after she becomes involved with a group of petty criminals and their enigmatic leader, Jean. The gang lives hand-to-mouth until the day Jean plans a daring bank robbery. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang, robbery, money, crimes, dishonesty, bank, murder, bank robbery, criminal gang, jewelry, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france, cannes
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 6.2
 84
Luck (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Petr, a recently discharged officer, arrives in a tiny mining town in the remote Siberian taiga to hunt for gold. When he finds it, the other prospectors cannot forgive his luck.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: murder, damsel in distress, wilderness, criminal gang, bravery, gold, manhunt, treasure hunt, danger, bound and gagged, epiphany, mining town ...
Place: siberia, russia
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Deadly Isolation (2005)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a quaint and quiet island community off the coast of Maine, Susan is a young widow suffering from deep grief for the loss of her husband, Ron. Two escaped convicts suffer from their own kind of deep grief at the loss of their diamonds stolen in a ...
Plot: false identity, manhunt, police detective, criminal gang, falling in love, fall in love, bed, suicide, multiple murder, sailboat, police officer killed, widow ...
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 5.8
 11K
4.3.2.1 (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Jo is chained down in a dead end supermarket job while all her friends are all out on their own separate adventures. But a chance encounter with some diamond thieves sends their separate worlds on a collision course with not only each other, but ...
Style: serious, exciting, sexy, clever, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, disorder, heist, virginity, diamonds, criminal gang, abortion, strong female presence, chase, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, new york, europe, england, usa ...
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 7.0
 205
Harry (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Harry is a single story, six-part crime drama series set in Auckland which follows the intense psychological journey of Detective Harry Anglesea.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: police investigation, police detective, drug dealing, murder, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, widower, police procedural, father daughter relationship, teenage daughter, criminal gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
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Outlaw Trail: The Treasure of Butch Cassidy (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three boy scouts, one a great-nephew of Butch Cassidy, and their pretty girl friend hunt for the lost treasure of the legendary bank robber in 1950s Utah. A modern gang of outlaws wants to grab the loot, too, and soon the intrepid heroes are fleeing ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: adventure, friendship, family life, family, rivalry, escapades, teenage life, outlaw, criminal, romantic rivalry, criminal gang, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 1900s, 1950s, 50s
Place: utah, usa, bolivia
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