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 suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, realistic and exciting films and TV shows about / with heist gone wrong, heist, crimes, murder, robbery, violence, gun, chase, kidnapping and gangsters plots mostly in Thriller, Crime and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
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heist gone wrong movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as heist gone wrong: Don't Breathe (2016), Reservoir Dogs (1992), Ambulance (2022), Crush the Skull (2015), Victoria (2015), The Owners (2020), The Misfits (2021), Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018), Renegades (1989), 30 Minutes or Less (2011).

List of heist gone wrong movies

 7.1
 270K
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, brutal, scary, twist ending, disturbing ...
Plot: home invasion, murder, thief, survival, blind man, trapped, kidnapping, violence, held captive, breaking and entering, heist gone wrong, surveillance ...
Place: michigan, california, detroit
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 8.3
 1.0M
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: brutal, talky, neo noir, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, heist, crime gone awry, undercover cop, dark hero, heist gone wrong, psychopath, robbery, gang, swearing, perfect crime, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
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 6.1
 57K
Ambulance (2022)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Decorated veteran Will Sharp, desperate for money to cover his wife's medical bills, asks for help from his adoptive brother Danny. A charismatic career criminal, Danny instead offers him a score: the biggest bank heist in Los Angeles history: ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: heist gone wrong, bank robbery, ambulance, heist, crimes, woman in danger, burglar, criminal, robbery, hostage situation, hostage, problem ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: los angeles
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Crush the Skull (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 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: scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychotronic, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, homicidal maniac, heist gone wrong, kidnapping, brother sister relationship, police, couple relations, maniac, fear, brutality, violent, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.6
 59K
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, tense, realistic, atmospheric, meditative ...
Plot: bank robbery, heist, running from police, crimes, gangsters, drug use, male nudity, crime gone awry, bullet wound, death of friend, theft, heist gone wrong ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, spain
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 4.9
 8K
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: suspense, captivating, psychological, tense
Plot: abduction, home invasion, trapped in a building, breaking and entering, attempted robbery, kidnapping, heist gone wrong, burglary, violence, captivity, escape, survival ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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 4.3
 10K
The Misfits (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Finland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After being recruited by a group of unconventional thieves, renowned criminal Richard Pace finds himself caught up in an elaborate gold heist that promises to have far-reaching implications on his life and the lives of countless others.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting, psychotronic ...
Plot: heist, pickpocket, heist gone wrong, gold, thief, organized crime, robbery, criminal, revenge, con artists, female thief, escapades ...
Time: 2020s
Place: middle east, los angeles
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Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian.
Style: saga, psychotronic, futuristic, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids
Plot: star wars, spacecraft, smuggler, space battle, gambler, space travel, organized crime, alien, gunslinger, space opera, outer space, heist ...
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 5.4
 4K
Renegades (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Buster McHenry (Sutherland) is as an undercover agent for the police. His mission involves him in a robbery. Buster gets shot but Hank Storm (Phillips), an Indian, helps Buster. Since Hank wants a spear in the possession of the criminals that Buster ...
Style: suspense, intense, serious, rough, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: undercover, buddy cop, police corruption, gangsters, heist, vengeance, crimes, native american, violence, revenge, car chase, undercover cop ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, philadelphia, san francisco
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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, funny, twists and turns, ridiculous, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, race against time, heist, bank robbery, pizza delivery boy, unlikely criminal, redemption, stereotypes, creativity, buddies, heist gone wrong, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, michigan
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 6.8
 4K
Vinci (2004)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The sophisticated thief of art Robert "Cuma" Cuminski is released on probation from the local prison by the corrupt Doctor Wiaderny to organize the theft of the famous Leonardo Da Vinci painting "Lady with Ermine" for the dealer ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forgery, art theft, heist, cons and scams, heist gone wrong, criminal heroes, law enforcement, once in a lifetime opportunity, crimes, nothing goes right, partners, stolen painting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland
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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: suspense, bleak, neo noir, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: robbery, dysfunctional family, sex scene, heist, blackmail, crime gone awry, greed, crimes, adultery, divorce, murder, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, rio de janeiro, brazil, manhattan new york city
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 6.5
 991
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: realistic, captivating, serious, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: mistaken identity, criminal, crimes, legal, confined, gangsters, life is a bitch, dishonesty, price of justice, heist, social decay, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland
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 6.7
 102
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: serious, realistic, disturbing, psychological, bleak
Plot: parents and children, criminal heroes, crimes, vengeance, human nature, heist, heist gone wrong, father son relationship, family relations, money problems, boxing, subway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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The Fury of a Patient Man (2016)
Genre: 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, touching, suspense
Plot: revenge, love interest, friendship, infidelity, heist, robbery, heist gone wrong, murder, crimes, son, father, ex convict ...
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 5.6
 5K
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: diamond theft, jewel theft, freedom, heist gone wrong, gunfight, diamond, escapades, new life, ex convict, parole, cons and scams, woman with a gun ...
Place: london, new york
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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: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, crime gone awry, adventure, disorder, heroes, crimes, rivalry, cons and scams, heist, obsession, bank robber, stockholm syndrome ...
Time: future
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Only God Can Judge Me (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ricky spent years behind bars after taking the rap for his brother Rafael and his buddy Latif after a failed robbery. Now, Latif wants to express gratitude by letting Ricky in on a coup that will bring lots of money. After some hesitation, Ricky ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: jail, theft, heist gone wrong, murder, brother brother relationship, drugs, strong female character, revenge, policewoman, friends, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: frankfurt germany
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Chain of Fools (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An avid detective is assigned to investigate the heist of a batch of precious coins that end up in the hands of a suicidal barber.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, funny, light ...
Plot: crime gone awry, crimes, transvestite, heist, love and romance, romance, suicide, eccentricity, theft, mentor, drugs, violence ...
Time: 90s, 70s
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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: funny, stylized, humorous, buddy comedy, satirical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, martial arts, crimes, partners against crime, revenge, gunfight, car chase, fight, violence, chase, fantasy world, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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 5.0
 12K
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: heist, father son relationship, rescue, fight, betrayal, conspiracy, kidnapping, fear, police corruption, brutality, stolen money, murder ...
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, humorous, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: heist, diamond, betrayal, thief, crime boss, assassination attempt, heist gone wrong, chase, diamonds, criminal, organized crime, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, mississippi
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 3.9
 404
Windfall (2002)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Romania, USA
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: gambling, heist, crime gone awry, adventure, betrayal, dishonesty, hidden identity, partners, buddies, rivalry, cons and scams, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.2
 22K
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, armored car robbery, armored truck, unlikely criminals, crimes, chase, embezzlement, crime boss, police, robbery, organized crime, money ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, usa, new york, bronx new york city
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 5.5
 2K
Ida Red (2021)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Ida Red may not survive her 20-year prison sentence for armed robbery. She turns to her son, Wyatt, for one last job and a chance to regain her freedom.
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspense, tense
Plot: female prisoner, criminal, crime family, terminal illness, prison, heist gone wrong, robbery, money, criminal gang, crimes, crime boss, needing money ...
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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: serious, exciting, rough, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: heist, betrayal, gang, retiring, dishonesty, crime gone awry, crimes, criminal heroes, friends, bank robbery, one last job, career criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal, quebec
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The Confidence Man JP - The Movie - (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In Hong Kong, Dako, Boku-chan and Richard take a huge amount of money from people who are greedy.
Style: light, semi serious, captivating, atmospheric, feel good ...
Plot: embezzler, gambling, diamond, heist gone wrong, escapades, robbery, japanese mafia, mafia, jewel theft, jewel robbery, attempted robbery, heist ...
Place: hong kong
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 6.2
 14K
Villains (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When their car breaks down, a couple on the run headed southbound for a fresh start in the Sunshine State break into a nearby house looking for a new set of wheels. What they find instead is a dark secret, and a sweet-as-pie pair of homeowners who ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, semi serious, slasher, psychological ...
Plot: home invasion, captivity, eccentric family, sadistic killer, secret, heist gone wrong, young couple, abused child, captive, sadist, dark secret, heist ...
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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: scary, parody, humorous, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, rescue, survival, retirement home, dark humor, infected, chaos, golden years, supernatural, elderly, vulgar language ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
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 5.4
 16K
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: suspense, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: home invasion, protective parent, white male black female relationship, black people, crimes, mother, security system, hostage, strong female lead, heist, woman, heist gone wrong ...
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