Heist gone wrong movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant heist gone wrong movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, suspenseful, captivating, realistic, suspense and tense films and TV shows about / with heist gone wrong, crimes, heist, murder, robbery, crime, violence, gun, chase and burglar plots mostly in Thriller, Crime and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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heist gone wrong movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as heist gone wrong: Don't Breathe (2016), The Owners (2020), Blue Iguana (2018), Victoria (2015), The Last Tunnel (2004), Panic Room (2002), High Life (2009), The Front Line (2006), Crush the Skull (2015), Infamous (2020).

List of heist gone wrong movies

 7.1
 241K
Don't Breathe (2016)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teens break into a blind man's home thinking they'll get away with the perfect crime. They're wrong.
Style: suspense, twist ending, brutal, tense, scary ...
Plot: thief, violence, home invasion, heist gone wrong, held captive, cat and mouse, break in, trapped, robbery gone awry, murder, sole survivor, survival ...
Place: california, michigan, detroit
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 4.9
 6K
The Owners (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of friends think they found the perfect easy score - an empty house with a safe full of cash. But when the elderly couple that lives there comes home early, the tables are suddenly turned. As a deadly game of cat and mouse ensues, the ...
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, tense
Plot: abduction, trapped in a building, heist gone wrong, attempted robbery, home invasion, breaking and entering, kidnapping, violence, pursuit, escape, captivity, survival ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: usa
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 5.6
 3K
Blue Iguana (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: He's a low level criminal with no future and just out of prison. She's a low level lawyer never noticed by others, a lost soul without a life. Their anger and hostility makes them serious criminals. Love happens in the strangest of places.
Style: captivating, suspense, entertaining, exciting
Plot: heist gone wrong, freedom, diamond theft, ambush, gunfight, escapades, jewel theft, diamond, new life, parole, cons and scams, ex convict ...
Place: london, new york
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 7.6
 56K
Victoria (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A young Spanish woman who has newly moved to Berlin finds her flirtation with a local guy turn potentially deadly as their night out with his friends reveals a dangerous secret.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, sentimental, serious, tense ...
Plot: crimes, running from police, bank robbery, crime gone awry, heist gone wrong, dangerous attraction, disorder, gangsters, theft, young lovers, fall in love, ex convict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: germany, berlin germany, spain
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The Last Tunnel (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A recently released prisoner reunites his criminal colleagues to pull off one last heist.
Style: rough, humorous, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: heist, heist gone wrong, retiring, gang, betrayal, bank robber, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, crimes, friends, bank robbery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada
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 6.8
 268K
Panic Room (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg Altman and her young daughter Sarah play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders - Burnham, Raoul ...
Style: tense, neo noir, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: home invasion, thief, confinement indoors, trapped, millionaire, psycho, disorder, child in peril, danger, burglar, cat and mouse, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.1
 3K
High Life (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It's 1983, and hopeless junkie Dick gets an unwelcome visit from the past - his seriously sleazy former cellmate, Bug, to be precise. Bug requires a crash course in the 80s: different music, different drugs, and machines in walls that dispense ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, morphine, crimes, robbery, drug addict, nothing goes right, buddies, disorder, friends, heist gone wrong, greed, armed robbery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada
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 6.5
 988
The Front Line (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Germany, UK, Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An African immigrant bank security guard turns the tables on Dublin's nastiest criminals when they force him to be the "inside man" on a bank robbery.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious, semi serious
Plot: mistaken identity, dishonesty, life is a bitch, confined, legal, price of justice, social decay, heist, crimes, gangsters, criminal, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland
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Crush the Skull (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple of master thieves find themselves trapped within a house they intended to rob, only to discover they've inadvertently wandered into the lair of a deranged serial killer.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychotronic, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, heist gone wrong, homicidal maniac, brother sister relationship, couple relations, maniac, fear, revenge, violence, mystery, obsession, thief ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 4.2
 3K
Infamous (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two young lovers rob their way across the southland, posting their exploits to social media, and gaining fame and followers as a result.
Style: road movie, surprise ending, twists and turns, tense, captivating ...
Plot: teenage love, road trip, social media, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lovers on the run, crime spree, heist gone wrong, heist, obsession, popularity, narcissism, runaway ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: florida, usa, texas, oklahoma
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The Fury of a Patient Man (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The tentative romance between a gentle Madrid labourer and a working single mother becomes a struggle for survival when the woman’s violent boyfriend returns from prison, in the gritty, suspenseful debut feature from Spanish actor Raúl Arévalo.
Style: touching, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: revenge, robbery, love interest, friendship, infidelity, heist gone wrong, heist, murder, bar, son, father, crimes ...
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 6.7
 90
In Your Wake (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An estranged father returns with plans to open a bar with the son who still harbors resentment towards him.
Style: psychological, disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: parents and children, criminal heroes, crimes, human nature, vengeance, heist, father son relationship, heist gone wrong, family relations, bar, money problems, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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Police Story: Lockdown (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A man looking for the release of a long-time prisoner takes a police officer, his daughter, and a group of strangers hostage.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, martial arts, criminal's revenge, law enforcement, confined, crimes, heroes, save the day, group of strangers, brutality, release from prison, swat team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s, 2000s
Place: china, asia, beijing china
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The Green Hornet (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Britt Reid (Seth Rogen), the heir to the largest newspaper fortune in Los Angeles, is a spoiled playboy who has been, thus far, happy to lead an aimless life. After his father (Tom Wilkinson) dies, Britt meets Kato (Jay Chou), a resourceful company ...
Style: buddy comedy, stylized, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, martial arts, secret identity, gangsters, crimes, partners against crime, fighting crime, revenge, escapades, inheritance, irresponsible, super vehicle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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 5.0
 11K
First Kill (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A police chief tries to solve a kidnapping that involves a bank robber holding a young boy hostage.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, danger, rescue, fight, betrayal, conspiracy, father son relationship, police corruption, murder, heist gone wrong, investigation, fear ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, ohio
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Precious Cargo (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a botched heist, Eddie a murderous crime boss, hunts down the seductive thief Karen who failed him. In order to win back Eddie’s trust, Karen recruits her ex-lover and premier thief Jack to steal a cargo of rare precious gems. But when the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, humorous, surprise ending ...
Plot: heist, diamond, crime boss, betrayal, danger, thief, heist gone wrong, assassination attempt, diamonds, gang, gunfight, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, mississippi
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 3.9
 374
Windfall (2002)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Robbers Ace and Scratch are caught in the act of robbing a casino vault and are caught after a long chase by the owner of the casino, who chooses not to send them to jail but instead hires them on as security consultants. The current head of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gambling, betrayal, partners, buddies, adventure, hidden identity, dishonesty, crime gone awry, rivalry, cons and scams, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.2
 21K
Empire State (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After failing to get into the police academy, Chris Potamitis (Hemsworth), settles for a security guard job with the EMPIRE STATE Armored Truck Company. He makes the mistake of mentioning the company's lax security to his best friend, Eddie ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, armored truck, unlikely criminals, robbery gone awry, armored car robbery, crime, crimes, chases and races, chase, embezzlement, breaking and entering, ex cop ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, usa, new york, bronx new york city
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 8.3
 953K
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A botched robbery indicates a police informant, and the pressure mounts in the aftermath at a warehouse. Crime begets violence as the survivors -- veteran Mr. White, newcomer Mr. Orange, psychopathic parolee Mr. Blonde, bickering weasel Mr. Pink and ...
Style: talky, brutal, tense, non-linear, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, crimes, dark hero, psychopath, swearing, violence spree, gang, perfect crime, suprisingly clever, undercover cop, thief ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles
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Space Travelers (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Three bank robbers, who declare themselves to be Space Travelers, take six persons as hostages when they are surrounded by the police. Among the hostages, there is a terrorist with a hidden bomb. In order to escape, the robbers ask the hostages to ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, crime gone awry, adventure, disorder, cons and scams, heroes, danger, rivalry, crimes, heist, obsession, stockholm syndrome ...
Time: future
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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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Cockneys vs Zombies (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gang of bank robbers team up with the residents of an old people's home to try to survive a zombie outbreak.
Style: humorous, parody, scary, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, rescue, survival, retirement home, dark humor, danger, golden years, supernatural, deadly, elderly, infected, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
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 5.5
 15K
Momentum (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Alex, an infiltration expert with a secret past, accidentally reveals her identity during what should have been a routine heist, she quickly finds herself mixed up in a government conspiracy and entangled in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with ...
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, martial arts, female protagonist, robbery, conspiracy, tough girl, hand to hand combat, assassin, heist, brutality, violence, hitman ...
Place: washington d.c., cape town south africa
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 5.5
 15K
Breaking In (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shaun Russell takes her son and daughter on a weekend getaway to her late father's secluded, high-tech vacation home in the countryside. The family soon gets an unwelcome surprise when four men break into the house to find hidden money. After ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, intense, suspense ...
Plot: home invasion, protective parent, mother, hostage, security system, white male black female relationship, danger, crimes, heist, heist gone wrong, murder, black people ...
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The Fugitives (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Coming out from jail, Lucas has decided to change his life and behave like a good citizen. But when he is taken hostage in a bank by a hare-brained robber, no cops can believe he is not part of the action.
Style: feel good, sentimental, witty, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: comedy of errors, chase, reluctant partners, fugitives, goofy hero, odd couple, disorder, chases and races, nothing goes right, farce, crime, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Don't Tell a Soul (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two thieving teenage brothers, stealing money to help their sick mom, match wits with a troubled security guard stuck at the bottom of a forgotten well.
Style: realistic, suspense, suspenseful, intense
Plot: brother brother relationship, money, heist gone wrong, moral dilemma, social problems, runaway, teenage boy, buried truth, cover up, encounter, youth, crime and punishment ...
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 6.0
 5K
68 Kill (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Chip's problem is that he can't say no to beautiful women. This weakness gets him into a world of trouble when he agrees to help his girlfriend steal $68,000.
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, serious, romantic ...
Plot: female psychopath, murder, abduction, car chase, pack of money, romancing a criminal, heist, heist gone wrong, criminal, attempted robbery, theft, love and romance ...
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High Heels and Low Lifes (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A nurse eavesdrops with a friend on a cell phone conversation that describes a bank heist. She and the friend then conspire to blackmail the robbers for $2 million.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, funny, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: blackmail, crime, crimes, disorder, friends, mind game, heist, partners, cons and scams, rivalry, farce, bank robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, los angeles
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Gangsters, Guns and Zombies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The whole "zombie thing" has been hyped up so much that everyone thinks it's the end of the world! Of course, where one man sees the dead rising from the grave, another sees opportunity. Q had a plan: drive the robbery getaway van, ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, heist, danger, crimes, supernatural, chaos, tough heroes, disorder, chaos and mayhem, deadly, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Locked Up: The Oasis (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: After a few years dedicating themselves to robbing jewelers, banks and casinos, it is time for Macarena and Zulema to separate.
Style: unusual plot structure, captivating, serious, atmospheric, scenic
Audience: family outing, chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: women, robbery, burglar, female criminal, plan gone wrong, crimes, heist gone wrong, freedom, escapades, plan gone awry, rivalry, heist ...
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