Armed robbery movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant armed robbery movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, tense, suspenseful, realistic, humorous and entertaining films and TV shows about / with armed robbery, crimes, murder, death, gun, robbery, vengeance, heist, chase and shot in the chest plots mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as armed robbery: Animal Kingdom (2010), El Angel (2018), Time to Hunt (2020), The Crew (2015), Deep Rising (1998), The Kitchen (2019), Lost in the Sun (2016), Leprechaun in the Hood (2000), Payback (1995), Train of the Dead (2007).

List of armed robbery movies

Animal Kingdom (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Following the death of his mother, J finds himself living with his estranged family, under the watchful eye of his doting grandmother, Smurf, mother to the Cody boys. J quickly comes to believe that he is a player in this world. But, as he soon ...
Style: tense, bleak, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: crimes, crime, armed robbery, interrogation, drug dealer, heroin, gangsters, organized crime, mafia, law enforcement, power struggle, death of parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne australia, melbourne
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El Angel (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: About a real-life criminal who shocked Argentine society: Carlos Robledo Puch, a merciless teen killer dubbed “The Angel of Death” because of his beatific good looks, who now ranks as the longest-serving prison inmate in Argentine history.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, psychological, homoerotic ...
Plot: armed robbery, psychopath, murder, arrest, violence, friendship, police, lie, money, escape, father son relationship, teenage boy ...
Time: 70s, year 1971
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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Time to Hunt (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Wanting to leave their dystopian world behind for a faraway paradise, three outlaws plot a money heist — and draw the attention of a vicious killer.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: manhunt, violence, casino, korean, friendship between men, male male relationship, armed robbery, future dystopia, attempted murder, teenager, crime boss, gunfight ...
Time: near future
Place: south korea
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The Crew (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: It’s bad men versus worse men as thieves face off against dealers in this super slick French heist thriller from the director of Chrysalis and The Assault.
Style: psychological, tense, exciting, captivating, suspense
Plot: brother brother relationship, heist, armed robbery, gang of thieves, crimes, criminal heroes, human nature, bank robbery, society, heist gone wrong, secret plan, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, france
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Deep Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, deadly creature, tentacle, monster, catastrophe, ocean liner, hijacking, escapades, armed robbery, chase, island, blood ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean, asia, china
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The Kitchen (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An Irish mob story set in 1970s Hell's Kitchen. After the mobsters are sentenced to jail, their wives take their place — and do as good of a job, if not better.
Style: cynical, suspense, tense, captivating, neo noir ...
Plot: organized crime, gangsters, armed robbery, gangster, courtroom, shooting, extortion, jeweler, mafia, friendship, irish mob, boss ...
Time: 70s, year 1979, year 1978
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
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Lost in the Sun (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small time crook and a newly-orphaned teenage boy team up to perform a string of robberies.
Style: disturbing, exciting, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: robbery, teenage boy, accomplice, ex convict, road trip, man boy relationship, armed robbery, child in peril, criminal, father son estrangement, missing child, cross country ...
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Leprechaun in the Hood (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Butch, Postmaster P, and Stray Bullet loot the local hip-hop mogul's studio to fund their demo album, the threesome unwittingly ends up with the secret of Mack Daddy's success: a magical flute. Their gigs instantly turn golden but a ...
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, semi serious, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: troll, deadly creature, criminal's revenge, silly humor, curses spells and rituals, crimes, hip hop, deadly, legends and myths, wish come true, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california, usa, las vegas
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Payback (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Oscar Bonsetter tells a dying prisoner that he will take revenge on the sadistic guard who killed him. In exchange, Oscar is told of a stash of money. Oscar is eventually released from prison but when he goes to get revenge, he gets sidetracked by ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, vengeance, crimes, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, love triangle, couple relations, prison, heist, ex convict, adultery, armed robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Train of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A thief gang flees from the police and catches a night train with To, an unlucky guy who is now their hostage. There are many wealthy passengers in the train, so the thieves take advantage to rob the passengers. Oddly, when the thieves rush into the ...
Style: scary, bleak, suspense, disturbing, tense
Plot: hostage, death, chase, afterlife, party, armed robbery, stabbed to death, guilt, blood, rain, train, fight ...
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Goodnight for Justice: The Measure of a Man (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
TV show
Story: The story of John Goodnight continues.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, tense, disturbing
Plot: criminal, gang, bank robbery, justice, single mother, murder, armed robbery, legal, children, danger, deadly, society ...
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The Long Riders (1980)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The origins, exploits and the ultimate fate of the James gang is told in a sympathetic portrayal of the bank robbers made up of brothers who begin their legendary bank raids because of revenge.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, factual ...
Plot: vengeance, gang, outlaw gang, destiny, crimes, sibling relationship, family relations, rivalry, chases and races, bounty hunter, obsessive quest, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, missouri, minnesota
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A Girl, Three Guys, and a Gun (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three smalltown friends looking to leave their troubles behind come up with a robbery scheme to fund their trip to the big city. But as their plan goes awry and the authorities become involved, they are left with no other alternative but to take ...
Style: captivating, humorous, semi serious, cult film
Plot: road trip, robbery, love, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, on the road, armed robbery, chase, telephone call, bookstore, gun, hostage ...
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A Man from Boulevard des Capucines (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mr Jonny First arrives to the Wild West to present the art of the Cinematograph.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, cult film, wild
Plot: adventurer, bar fight, cinematographer, drinking, drunkenness, highwayman, drinking alcohol, cowboy, armed robbery, stagecoach, cinema, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century
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Generation Now (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A multi-cultural celebration of young people triumphing in the face of adversity, societal pressures and difficult familial situations.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, captivating, gloomy
Plot: gang, friendship, teenage life, lifestyle, crimes, family relations, hopes, youth, life is a bitch, rich and poor, against the odds, drug abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: usa, san francisco, california
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Baby Driver (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.
Style: twists and turns, stylized, suspense, tense, intense ...
Plot: getaway driver, car chase, bank robbery, heist, cars, sign language, romance, car, car thief, gunfight, twists & turns, chase ...
Time: year 1998, 2010s, 21st century, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: atlanta, atlanta georgia, usa
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Birds of a Feather (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: Birds of a Feather is a British sitcom that was broadcast on BBC One from 1989 until 1998 and on ITV from 2013. Starring Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph, it was created by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, who also wrote some of the ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: affair, prison, armed robbery, neighbor, marriage, suburbs, husband, council estate, wife, sister, sister sister relationship, british humour ...
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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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Blood Work (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Still recovering from a heart transplant, a retired FBI profiler returns to service when his own blood analysis offers clues to the identity of a serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, serial killer, psychopath, crimes, police investigation, mystery, investigation, dishonesty, deadly, doctor patient relationship, foot chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles
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Drive (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: A getaway driver is attracted to a female neighbor whose husband owes money to a local gangster. As a result he is drawn deeper into a dangerous underworld.
Style: suspense, rough, disturbing, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: chases and races, escapades, murder, danger, armed robbery, absent father, mafia, garage, crime gone awry, jewel, jewelry, heist
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The Getaway (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, cynical, neo noir, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, heist, on the run, robbery, chase, bank robbery, betrayal, infidelity, crimes, criminal heroes, disorder, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, mexico, usa, latin america, san antonio texas ...
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Killing Them Softly (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, rough, tense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, crime gone awry, gangsters, hitman, bandit, crimes, gambling, mafia, criminal heroes, criminal, murder, poker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2008, 2000s, 70s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, florida, orlando florida
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Wrath of Man (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A cold and mysterious new security guard for a Los Angeles cash truck company surprises his co-workers when he unleashes precision skills during a heist. The crew is left wondering who he is and where he came from. Soon, the marksman's ultimate ...
Style: suspense, humorous, non-linear, remake of french film
Plot: revenge, crime boss, robbery, fight for justice, heist, criminal, burglar, gunfight, fighting crime, gang, justice, crime investigation ...
Place: los angeles
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Getaway of Love (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The destiny of Giuliana is radically changed when two robbers suddenly break into the supermarket where she works and take her hostage.
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: love and romance, love story, romantic relationship, love affair, couple relations, police officer, relationships, armed robbery, heist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, in love, male female relationship ...
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Family Plot (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lighthearted suspense film about a phony psychic/con artist and her taxi driver/private investigator boyfriend who encounter a pair of serial kidnappers while trailing a missing heir in California.
Style: suspenseful, talky, psychological, stylized, clever ...
Plot: investigation, fortune teller, kidnapping, ransom, spiritualist, mystery, greed, cons and scams, amateur detective, murder, cheating, faked death ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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Big Girls Don't Cry... They Get Even (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A girl fed up with her quirky, dysfunctional family runs away from home, causing all of them to spend time with each other.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, estrangement, divorce, dysfunctional family, open relationship, vengeance, family problems, couples, performer's life, youth, love and romance, twins ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, hawaii
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Carpool (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with an important business meeting finds himself having to take care of the carpool for the neighborhood school children when his wife gets sick. Stopping to get donuts for the kids, things go even more awry when he finds himself a victim of a ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, satirical, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: chase, mischievous children, robbery, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, on the road, parents and children, family, disorder, hostage, crimes, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle
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Sweeney 2 (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The plot is set on a group of bank robbers, who are both violent and successful, strangely getting away each time with an amount around the £60,000 mark, and often leaving behind cash in excess of this sum. The robbers are willing to kill their own ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: who done it, police corruption, partners against crime, deadly, private detective, law enforcement, investigation, crimes, master criminal, gang, tough law enforcer, crime ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, scotland, london, europe, malta
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Car Wash (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This day-in-the-life cult comedy focuses on a group of friends working at Sully Boyar's Car Wash in the Los Angeles ghetto. The team meets dozens of eccentric customers -- including a smooth-talking preacher, a wacky cab driver and an ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: car wash, workplace, workplace situations, interracial relations, ambition, misfit, muslim, fired from the job, african american, working class, culture clash, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
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Big Bad Mama (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mama and daughters get forced by circumstances into bootlegging and bank robbing, and travel across the country trailed by the law.
Style: sexy, witty, realistic, semi serious, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: social satire, gunfight, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, crimes, crime, on the run, chases and races, dishonesty, criminal heroes, chase, cons and scams ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
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